24 november

Today’s Number 1 Hits of the USA (1890-2016), including the charts of Australia and New Zealand

De nummer 1-hits van 24 november

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1894: Dan Quinn – And Her Golden Hair Was Hanging Down Her Back (6 weken 1)
And Her Golden Hair Was Hanging Down Her Back
(vandaag 123 jaar geleden)
(Felix McGlennon)

1945: Harry James and his Orchestra – It’s Been A Long, Long Time [Columbia 36838] (3 weken 1)
It’s Been A Long Long Time - Harry James

(vandaag 72 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Sammy Cahn /Muziek: Jule Styne)
(Vocal Chorus by Kitty Kallen)

{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado}

(#1 hit voor Bing Crosby with Les Paul And His Trio (Vocal with Instrumental Accompaniment) op 1 december 1945 [Decca 18708] (78 rpm)

(#4 hit voor Charlie Spivak and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Irene Daye) in 1945 [RCA Victor 20-1721] (78 rpm)

(#6 hit voor Stan Kenton and his Ochestra (Vocal by June Christy) in 1945 [Capitol 219] (78 rpm)

(#9 album-hit voor Bing Crosby With Les Paul And His Trio in 1954 (LP: Bing: A Musical Autobiography) [Decca DX-151]

(#10 album-hit voor Harry James in 1955 (LP: Harry James in Hi-Fi)

(1956: Chuck Miller (LP: Songs After Hours with Chuck Miller) [Mercury MG-20195]

(1957: Al Hibbler (With Chorus and Orchestra Directed by Jack Pleis) (LP: Here’s Hibbler!) [Decca DL 8420]

(#16 album-hit voor Peggy Lee (Orchestra Conducted by Jack Marshall) in 1958 (LP: Things Are Swingin’) [Capitol Records T-1049]

(1958: Abbe Lane with Sid Ramin’s Orchestra (LP: The Lady in Red) [RCA Victor LSP 1688]

(#23 album-hit voor Keely Smith with Orchestra Conducted by Nelson Riddle in 1959 (LP: Swingin’ Pretty) [Capitol ST-1145]

(#8 album-hit voor The Ray Conniff Singers in 1960 (LP: It’s the Talk of the Town) [Columbia CL 1334]

(#6 album-hit voor Mitch Miller And The Gang in 1961 (LP: Your Request Sing Along with Mitch) [Columbia CS 8471]

(1961: Bobby Hackett with Johnny Seng at the Wurlitzer Pipe Organ (Arrangements by Glenn Osser) (LP: Dream Awhile) [Columbia CS 8402]

(1962: Les Paul & Mary Ford (LP: Warm & Wonderful) [Columbia CS 8488]

(#1 album-hit voor Louis Armstrong in 1964 (LP: Hello, Dolly!)

(1965: Doris Day (Arranged and Conducted by Mort Garson) (LP: Doris Day’s Sentimental Journey) [Columbia CS 9160]

(#39 album-hit voor Al (He’s the King) Hirt (Arranged and Conducted by Marty Manning) (Produced by Jim Foglesong) (Recorded at Webster Hall, New York City) (Recording Engineer: Ed Begley) in 1966 (LP: They’re Playing Our Song) [RCA LSP 3492]

(1966: George Van Eps (Produced by Dave Dexter, Jr.) (Engineers: Hugh Davies & Peter Abbott) (LP: My Guitar) [Capitol Records ST-2533]

(1972: Sammy Cahn (recorded live from the stage of the Kaufmann Concert Hall of The 92nd Street “Y” in New York (LP: An Evening with Sammy Cahn) [Laureate Records LL 604]

(#172 album-hit voor Chet Atkins and Les Paul in 1976 (LP: Chester and Lester) [RCA Victor AHL1-1167]

(2008: Karen Akers (CD: Simply Styne) [DRG Records 0021471150629]

(Eén week later op 1 december 1945 wordt op de Nederlandse radio de eerste ochtendgymnastiek uitgezonden. Dit sportieve programma wordt gepresenteerd door fysiotherapeut/gymleraar Ab Goubitz. In de jaren zestig luisteren dagelijks zo’n 300.000 mensen naar zijn programma. Dé openingszin van Ab Goubitz is: “Goedemorgen luisteraars, staat u allen klaar”. Daarna volgen de oefeningen op de maat van de muziek: “en strek, en buig, en voor, en achter!” Tot zijn pensioen in januari 1975 heeft Ab Goubitz dit radio programma gepresenteerd. Op 5 november 1997 overlijdt Goubitz op 87-jarige leeftijd.)

1973: Ringo Starr – Photograph [Apple 1865] (1 week 1)
Photograph - Ringo Starr
(vandaag 44 jaar geleden)
(Richard Starkey; George Harrison)
(Orch. & chorus arr. by Jack Nitzsche)
(Engineer: Bill Schnee)
(Produced by Richard Perry)

(#12 album-hit voor Engelbert [Humperdinck] (Produced by Gordon Mills) (Arranged by Laurie Holloway) in 1974 (LP: My Love) [Parrot APAS 71065]

1979: Barbra Streisand/Donna Summer – No More Tears (Enough Is Enough) [Columbia 1-11125] (2 weken 1)
No More Tears (Enough Is Enough) - Barbra Streisand-Donna Summer
(vandaag 38 jaar geleden)
(Paul Jabara; Bruce Roberts)
(Arranged and Conducted by Greg Mathieson)
(Executive Producer: Charles Koppelman)
(Produced by Gary Klein in association with Giorgio Moroder Productions)

(#162 album-hit voor k.d. lang and Andy Bell in 1993 op de various artists Music from the Motion Picture Soundtrack (CD: Coneheads) [Warner Bros. Records ‎9 45345-2]

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1906: Frank Stanley – I Want What I Want When I Want It (1 week 3)
I Want What I Want When I Want It
(vandaag 111 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Henry Blossom /Muziek: Victor Herbert)

(Het origineel is van William Pruette in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie Mlle, Modiste, ging op 25 december 1905 in Knickerbocker Theatre, NY in première. Na 202 keer was op 16 juni 1906 de laatste voorstelling)

(1923: Royal Dadmun (Bartitone with orchestra) [Victor 45350] (78 rpm)

1917: Columbia Stellar Quartet – Tramp, Tramp, Tramp (The Boys Are Marching) (3 weken 3)
Tramp, Tramp, Tramp (The Boys Are Marching)
(vandaag 100 jaar geleden)
(George Frederick Root)
(Published ℗ 1864)

(1961: Mormon Tabernacle Choir (LP: Songs of the North & South 1861-1865)

1923: Benny Krueger’s Orchestra – I Cried For You [Brunswick 2453] (1 week 2)
I Cried For You - Benny Krueger
(vandaag 94 jaar geleden)
(Arthur Freed; Gus Arnheim; Abe Lyman)
(For Dancing)

(#14 hit voor The Columbians (Dance Orchestra De Luxe) in 1923 [Columbia A3917] (78 rpm)

(1936: Teddy Wilson And His Orchestra (Vocal Chorus Billie Holiday) als I Cried for You (Now It’s Your Turn to Cry Over Me); B-kant van My Melancholy Baby [Brunswick 7729] (78 rpm)

(#13 hit voor Bunny Berigan and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Kathleen Lane) in 1938 [RCA Victor 26116]

(1938: Van Alexander and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Jayne Dover) [Bluebird B-10049] (78 rpm)

(#6 hit voor Glen Gray And The Casa Loma Orchestra in 1939 [78-Decca 1684]

(#13 hit voor Bing Crosby With John Scott Trotter And His Orchestra (Vocal with Orchestra) als I Cried for You (Now It’s Your Turn to Cry Over Me); in 1939 [Decca 2273] (78 rpm)

(1939: in de film Idiot’s Delight)

(#18 hit voor Harry James and his Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Helen Forrest) als I Cried for You (Now It’s Your Turn to Cry Over Me) in 1942 [Columbia 36623] (78 rpm)

(1947: Benny Goodman Quartet op de various artist (LP: Esquire’s All American Hot Jazz, Volume 2) [RCA Victor MJ 10] (Side 8) [RCA Victor 40-0137-B] (78 rpm set)

(#10 album-hit voor Bing Crosby in 1948 (LP: Stardust)

(1949: Sarah Vaughan (Orchestra under the direction of Hugo Winterhalter); B-kant van You Say You Care [Columbia 38630] (78 rpm)

(#10 album-hit voor Louis Armstrong in 1951 (LP: Satchmo at Symphony Hall)

(1952: The Five Keys [Aladdin 3158] (78 rpm)

(#10 album-hit voor Harry James in 1955 (LP: Harry James in Hi-Fi)

(1955: Sarah Vaughan (LP: After Hours with Sarah Vaughan) [Columbia CL 660]

(1956: Henri René and His Orchestra (LP: Music for Bachelors) [RCA Victor LPM 1046]

(1956: Gale Storm (Orchestra directed by Billy Vaughn) (LP: Sentimental Me) [Dot DLP 3017]

(1956: Don “Mr. Butter” Virgil (With the Phil Moore Trio); B-kant van Please Don’t Talk About Me When I’m Gone [ABC-Paramount 45-9686] (45 rpm)

(#18 album-hit voor Glen Gray and the Casa Loma Orchestra in 1957 (LP: Casa Loma in Hi-Fi!) [Capitol Records W-747]

(1957: Eddy Arnold (With Orchestra Conducted by Charles Grean) (LP: A Little on the Lonely Side) [RCA Victor LPM 1377]

(1957: Marilyn Moore (LP: Moody Marilyn Moore) [Bethlehem BCP 73]

(1957: Sarah Vaughan And Her Trio (LP: Swingin’ Easy) [EmArcy MG-36109]

(1958: Connie Francis (Orchestra Under the Direction of Joe Lipman) (LP: Who’s Sorry Now?) [MGM E-3686]

(1959: Polly Bergen (Orchestra conducted by Luther Henderson) (LP: My Heart Sings) [Columbia CL 1171]

(1959: Jimmy Rushing (LP: Rushing Lullabies) [Columbia CS 8196]

(1959: Lou Stein (Lou Stein – upright piano) (Mel Davis – trumpet) (Milt Yaner – saxophone) (George Berg – saxophone) (George Barnes – guitar and banjo) (Sid Block – bass and Tuba) (Bunny Shawker – drums) (Hi Finformation: This stereophonic session was recorded in a New York City studio. The piano was picked up by a 44 BX (RCA) mike. The trumpet and sax were picked up by a 639 (Western Electric) mike. The trumpet and sax were picked up by a 639 (Western Electric) mike, while drums guitar and bass were picked up by 44 BX’s. The direct stereo pickup was achieved by a pair of Telefunken U-47’s suspended in front of and above the musicians. The session was taped on an Ampex 350 at 15 IPS, Hal Mooney, Mercury Recording Director) (LP: Honky Tonk Piano featuring Lou Stein) [Mercury ‎SR-60054] {Different track listing than the mono album, released in 1956}

(1960: The Great Zoot Sims (LP: Down Home) [Bethlehem ‎BCP 6051]

(1961: Jimmy Forrest (Jimmy Forrest, tenor sax) (Joe Zawinul, piano) (Tommy Potter, bass) (Clarence Johnston, drums) (Supervision: Esmond Edwards) (Recording: Rudy Van Gelder) (Recorded April 18, 1961) (LP: Out of the Forrest) [Prestige PRLP 7202]

(1961: Les McCann (Orchestra under the Direction of Gerald Wilson) (LP: Les McCann Sings) [Pacific Jazz PJS 31]

(1961: Sarah Vaughan ‎with Count Basie & His Orch. (Freddie Green, Guitar) (Sonny Payne, Drums) (Edward F. Jones, Jr., Bass) (Chas. Baker Fowlkes, Saxophone) (Frank Wess, Saxophone) (Billy Mitchell, Saxophone) (Frank Foster, Saxophone) (Marshall Royal, Saxophone) (Thad Jones, Trumpet) (Joe Newman, Trumpet) (George Cotten, Trumpet) (Eugene E. Young, Trumpet) (Albert T. Grey, Trombone) (Henry Coker, Trombone) (Benjamin Powell, Trombone) (Produced By Teddy Reig) (LP: Count Basie / Sarah Vaughan) [Roulette ‎SR-52061]

(1962: Doc Severinsen (LP: The Big Band’s Back in Town) [Command 837-S.D.]

(1961: Vic Damone (Orchestra conducted by Jack Marshall) (LP: On the Swingin’ Side) [Columbia CL 1573]

(1961: Zoot Sims (LP: Down Home) [Bethlehem BCP 6051]

(#96 album-hit voor Al (He’s the King) Hirt (Al Hirt, Trumpet with Orchestra Arranged and Conducted  by Marty Paich) (Produced by Steve Sholes) (Recorded in Hollywood, California) (Engineer Al Schmitt) in 1963 (LP: Trumpet and String) [RCA Victor LSP 2584]

(#9 album-hit voor Ray Charles (Arranged by Calvin Jackson) in 1964 (LP: Sweet & Sour Tears) [ABC-Paramount Records/TRC ABCS-480]

(#18 album-hit voor Billy Vaughn (Arrangements by Billy Vaughn and Milt Rogers) in 1965 (LP: Pearly Shells) [Dot DLP 25,605]

(#1 soundtrack-hit voor Diana Ross in 1972 (LP: Lady Sings the Blues)

(1972: Carmen McRae (Recorded live at Donte’s, Los Angeles, California) als I Cried for You Now It’s Your Turn to Cry Over Me (LP: The Great American Songbook) [Atlantic SD 2-904]

(1972: Sadi’s New Big Show Band (LP: Swing a Little) [Palette 2341 020]

1984: Chaka Khan – I Feel For You [Warner. Bros. Records 7-29195] (3 weken 3)
I Feel For You - Chaka Khan
(vandaag 33 jaar geleden)
(Prince [ = Prince Rogers Nelson]
(Produced By Arif Mardin)
(Reggie Griffin, David Frank, Philippe Saisse, Robbie Buchanan: Keyboards, Synthesizers & Programming)
(Reggie Griffin: Guitar, Bass Fills)
(Steve Ferrone: Drums)
(Stevie Wonder: Harmonica)
(Rap by Grandmaster Melle Me)
(Arrangement by Reggie Griffin & Arif Mardin)
(Special Edits by Arif Mardin)
(Additional Recording by Michael O’ Reilly, Gary Skardina & Jeremy Smith)
(Assisting Engineers: Jay Rifkin, Michael Allaire, Bill Dooley, Gene Curtis, Jan Dalehaug, Jon Inglesby & Kenny Florendo)
(Project Supervisor: Phillip Namanworth)
(Recorded & Mixed by Lew Hahn)

(#22 album-hit voor Prince {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} {het origineel} in 1979 (LP: Prince)

(#14 album-hit voor Chaka Khan in 1984 (LP: I Feel for You) [Warner Bros. Records 9 25162-1]

(#19 album-hit voor Prince in 1993 (LP: The Hits/The B-Sides)

(1982: Pointer Sisters (LP: So Excited!)

1990: Alias – More Than Words Can Say (1 week 2)
More Than Words Can Say - Alias

(vandaag 27 jaar geleden)
(Freddy Curci; Steve Demarchi)
(Produced by Freddy Curci, Steve Demarchi and Rick Neigher)
(Additional Production by Dave Runstedler and Dennis DeMarchi)

Adult Standards/Timeless Classics

2001: Tony Bennett with Diana Krall – Alright, Okay, You Win [RPM] [albumtrack]
Alright, Okay, You Win - Tony Bennett with Diana Krall

(vandaag 16 jaar geleden)
(Sidney Wyche; Mayme Watts)
(Produced by Phil Ramone)

{Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} in 2001 (CD: Tony Bennett Playin’ with My Friends: Bennett Sings the Blues) [RPM CK 85833]

(1956: Count Basie / Joe Williams (Under the personal supervision of Norman Granz) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} (LP: Count Basie Swings, Joe Williams Sings) [Clef Records MG C-678] (Recording Date July 26, 1955 – June 27, 1956)

(#68 US-hit voor Peggy Lee With Jack Marshall’s Music {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} in 1959 [Capitol F4115] (45 rpm)

(1998: Toni Tennille (Arranger: Sammy Nestico) (Produced by Daryl Dragon and Matt Catingub) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} (CD: Tennille Sings Big Band) [Honest HON CD 1019]

Billboard Easy Listening: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1984: Paul McCartney – No More Lonely Nights (ballad) [Columbia 38-04581] (4 weken 2)
No More Lonely Nights - Paul McCartney
(vandaag 33 jaar geleden)
(Paul McCartney)
(Produced by George Martin)

(#6 hit in de Hot 100 op 8 december 1984)

(1984: Paul McCartney, Eric Stewart en David Gilmour in de film Give Me Regards to Broad Street met in de hoofdrol Paul McCartney, draait vanaf 23 oktober 1984 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(1984: Fausto Papetti (LP: “Sax’ Idea”) [Durium ms AI 77445]

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1945: Dick Thomas – Sioux City Sue [National Records 5007] (4 weken 1)
Sioux City Sue - Dick Thomas
(vandaag 72 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Ray Freedman /Muziek: Dick Thomas)
(Cowboy Song)
(Vocal with Instrumental Accomp.)

(B-kant van Tumbling Tumbleweeds)

(#16 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 15 december 1945)

(#2 C&W-hit voor Hoosier Hot Shots And Two Ton Baker (Vocal Chorus by Two Ton Baker And Trio) in 1946 [Decca 18745] (78 rpm)

(#2 C&W-hit voor Zeke Manners and his Band (Vocal refrain by Curly Gribbs) in 1946 [Victor 20-1797] (78 rpm)

(#3 C&W-hit Tiny Hill And His Orchestra (Vocal By Tiny Hill) in 1946 [Mercury 2024] (78 rpm)

(#10 pop-hit voor Tony Pastor And His Orchestra (Vocal Refrain by Tony Pastor, Stubby Pastor and Chorus) in 1946 [Cosmo 471] (78 rpm)

(#14 pop-hit voor Kate Smith (with Vocal Quartet) (Orchestra under the direction of Jack Miller) in 1946 [Columbia 36963] (78 rpm)

(#9 album-hit voor Bing Crosby With The Jesters in 1954 (LP: A Musical Autobiography) [Decca DX-151]

(1961: Duane Eddy (LP: Girls! Girls! Girls!) [Jamie JLP-70-3019]

(#93 album-hit voor Duane Eddy his ‘twangy guitar and The Rebels (Produced by Duane Eddy) in 1961 (LP: Girls! Girls! Girls!) [Jamie JLP 70-3019ST]

(#25 album-hit voor Willie Nelson & Leon Russell in 1979 (LP: One for the Road)

ex aequo:

1945: Lawrence Welk And His Orchestra with Red Foley – Shame On You [Decca 18698] (1 week 1)
Shame On You - Lawrence Welk
(vandaag 72 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Spade Cooley)
(Vocal Chorus by Red Foley)

(#13 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 29 september 1945)

(#1 C&W-hit voor Spade Cooley and his Orchestra (Vocal by “Tex” and “Oakie”) (with Inst. Acc.) {het origineel} op 31 maart in 1945 [OKeh 6731] (78 rpm)

(#4 C&W-hit voor Bill Boyd and his Cowboy Ramblers in 1945 [Bluebird 33-0530] (78 rpm)

(1957: Faron Young (LP: Sweethearts or Strangers) [Capitol Records T-778]

(1965: Hank Locklin (Produced by Bob Ferguson) (LP: Once Over Lightly) [RCA Victor LSP 3465]

1973: Charlie Rich – The Most Beautiful Girl [Epic 5-11040] (3 weken 1)
The Most Beautiful Girl - Charlie Rich
(vandaag 44 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Norro Wilson; Billy Sherrill; Rory Bourke)
(Produced by Billy Sherrill)
(Strings Arranged by Bill McElhiney)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 15 december 1973)

(Het origineel is van Norro Wilson (Produced by Jerry Kennedy) als Hey Mister uit 1968 [Smash/Mercury S-2192] (45 rpm)

(1973: Joe Stampley (Produced by Norro Wilson) (Strings Arranged by Cam Mullins) (LP: Soul Song) [Dot Records DOS 26007]

(#16 album-hit voor Bobby Vinton (Produced by Bob Morgan) (Arranged by Al Capps, Mike Melvoin, Joe Reisman, Ernie Freeman) in 1974 (LP: Melodies of Love) [ABC Records ABCD-851]

(1974: Perry Como (Arranged And Conducted by Nick Perito) (Produced by Pete Spargo) (LP: Perry) [RCA Victor CPL1 0585]

(1974: Lenny Dee (LP: Lenny Dee) [MCA Records MCA-379]

1984: Johnny Lee – You Could’ve Heard A Heart Break [Full Moon/Warner Bros. Records 7-29206] (1 week 1)
You Could’ve Heard A Heart Break - Johnny Lee
(vandaag 33 jaar geleden)
(Marc Rossi)
(Produced And Recorded By Jimmy Bowen)

{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

(#53 C&W-hit voor Rodney Lay in 1983 [45-Churchill Records & Video Ltd. CR 94012]

2001: Toby Keith – I Wanna Talk About Me (5 weken 1)
I Wanna Talk About Me - Toby Keith

(vandaag 16 jaar geleden)
(Bobby Braddock)

(#28 hit in de Hot 100 op 8 december 2001)

2007: Dierks Bentley – Free And Easy (Down The Road I Go) (1 week 1)
Free And Easy (Down The Road I Go) - Dierks Bentley

(vandaag 10 jaar geleden)
(Rob Harrington; Rod Janzen; Brett Beavers; Dierks Bentley)

(#46 hit in de Hot 100 op 17 november 2007)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1973: Harold Melvin & The Bluenotes – The Love I Lost (Part 1) [Philadelphia International Records ZS7 3533] (2 weken 1)
The Love I Lost - Harold Melvin & The Bluenotes
(vandaag 44 jaar geleden)
(Kenneth Gamble; Leon Huff)
(Arranged by Bobby Martin)
(Music by: MFSB)
(Produced by Kenneth GambleLeon Huff)

(#7 hit in de Hot 100 op 8 december 1973)

(1993: West End Featuring Sybil (Mixed by Dave Ford) (Produced and Arranged by Mike Stock and Pete Waterman) (Engineerd by Peter Day) [PWL – PWL 253] (45 rpm)

1979: Commodores – Still [Motown M 1474F] (1 week 1)
Still - Commodores
(vandaag 38 jaar geleden)
(Lionel Richie)
(Produced & Arranged by James Anthony Carmichael & Commodores)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 17 november 1979)

(#69 pop-hit voor John Schneider (Arranged by John D’Andrea) (Produced by Tony Scotti and John D’Andrea) in 1981 [Scotti Brothers ZS5 02489-4] (45 rpm)

1984: New Edition – Cool It Now [MCA Records MCA-52455] (1 week 1)
Cool It Now - New Edition

(vandaag 33 jaar geleden)
(Vincent Brantley; Rick Timas)
(Produced By Vincent Brantley & Rick Timas)

(#4 hit in de Hot 100 op 5 januari 1985)

1990: Al B. Sure! – Missunderstanding (1 week 1)
Missunderstanding - Al B. Sure!
(vandaag 27 jaar geleden)
(Al B. Sure! [ = Albert Joseph Brown III]; D.J. Eddie F. [ = Edward Ferrell]
(Produced By D.J. Eddie F. And Nevelle Hodge)
(Co-Produced By Al B. Sure!)
(Executive Producers: Al B. Sure!, Benny Medina And André Harrell)

(#42 hit in de Hot 100 op 17 november 1990)

(Enkele dagen later op 28 november 1990 treedt Margaret Thatcher af als premier van het Verenigd Koninkrijk. In 1979 wist ze de verkiezingen te winnen, waarna ze minister-president werd. Ze werd in 1983 en in 1987 herkozen. Sinds 1988 is ze de langstdienende Britse premier sinds 1827 toen de Earl of Liverpool aftrad.


This US list was compiled by data from the books titled Joel Whitburn’s “Pop Memories 1890-1954”, “Top Pop Singles 1955-2010”, “Top Adult Songs 1961-2006”, “Hot Country Songs 1944-2010”, “Hot R&B Songs 1942-2010” and Billboard Magazine (©2017)



1951: Guy Mitchell with Mitch Miller & his Orch. & Chorus – My Truly, Truly Fair (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 66 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Bob Merrill)

(#2 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 21 juli 1951)

{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado}

ex aequo:

1951: Donald Pears – My Truly, Truly Fair (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 66 jaar geleden)
(Bob Merrill)

(#2 hit in Amerika voor Guy Mitchell with Mitch Miller & his Orch. & Chorus {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado}

{het origineel} op 21 juli 1951 [Columbia 4-39415] (45 rpm)

1980: Joe Dolce Music Theatre – Shaddap You Face [Astor A7316] (8 weken 1)
(vandaag 37 jaar geleden)
(Joe Dolce)
(Recorded at Flagstaff Studios Melbourne, Australia in conjunction with Full Moon Records)
(Produced by Joe Dolce and Ian McKenzie)

(#53 hit in de US Hot 100 op 11 juli 1981)

2013: Eminem Ft. Rihanna – The Monster (3 weken 1)
(vandaag 4 jaar geleden)
(Marshall Mathers; Bryan Fryzel; Aaron Kleinstub; Maki Athanasiou; Robyn Fenty; Jon Bellion; Bebe Rexha)
(Produced By: Frequency [ = Bryan Fryzel]
(Co-Produced By: Aalias)
(Recorded By: Mike Strange, Joe Strange & Tony Campana @ Effigy Studios)
(Mixed By Dr. Dre [ = Andre Romelle Young] & Veto [ = Mauricio Iragorri] @ Record One Studios In Sherman Oaks, CA)
(Assistant Mix Engineer: RJ Colston @ Record One Studios In Sherman Oaks, CA)
(Background Vocals By: Bebe [ = Bebe Rexha]
(Additional Instrumentation By: Maki Athanasiou)
(Additional Keyboards By: Luis Resto)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 21 december 2013)


1967: The Move – Flowers In The Rain (1 week 1)
(vandaag 50 jaar geleden)
(Roy Wood)
(Produced by Denny Cordell)

1991: Michael Jackson – Black Or White (5 weken 1)
(vandaag 26 jaar geleden)
(Michael Jackson; Bill Bottrell)
(Written and Composed by Michael Jackson /Rap Lyrics by Bill Bottrell)
(Executive Producer: Michael Jackson)
(Produced by Michael Jackson and Bill Bottrell)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 7 december 1991)

1996: BLACKstreet (Featuring Dr. Dre) – No Diggity (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 21 jaar geleden)
(Teddy Riley; Chauncey Hannibal; Lynise Walters; William Stewart; Dr. Dre  [ = Andre Romelle Young]; Bill Withers)
(Produced by Teddy Riley and William “Skylz” Stewart)
(Recorded by George Mayers, John Hanes, Serban Ghenea and Jean Poland at Future Recording Studios. Virginia Beach, VA)
(Mixed by Teddy Riley, George Mayers, John Hanes and Serban Ghenea)
(Mastered by Herb Powers at the Hit Factory, New York, NY)
(Bevat samples uit Grandma Hands van Bill Withers (1971)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 9 november 1996)


Australia and New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia


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