25 november

Today’s Number 1 Hits of the USA (1890-2015), including the charts of Australia and New Zealand

De nummer 1-hits van 25 november

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1911: Arthur Clough and Brunswick Quartet – Down By The Old Mill Stream (1 week 1)
Down By The Old Mill Stream
(vandaag 104 jaar geleden)
(Tell Taylor)

(1911: Arthur C. Clough [Edison Amberol Record 796] (wax cylinder)

(#1 hit voor Harry Macdonough and Chorus (Tenor and Chorus) (with Orchestra) op 20 januari in 1912 [Victor 17000] (78 rpm)

(1934: Guy Lombardo and his Royal Canadians [Decca 102] (78 rpm)

(1938: Jimmie Lunceford and his Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Dan Grissom) [Decca 1927] (78 rpm)

(1949: The Sportsmen Quartet (Vocal Group) (With Piano Accompaniment) (LP: Barber Shop Harmony) [Capitol Album CC-137] [Capitol 10194] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#10 album-hit voor Nat “King” Cole at the Piano in 1952 (LP: Penthouse Serenade)

(#1 album-hit voor Mitch Miller & The Gang in 1958 (LP: Sing Along with Mitch) [Columbia CL 1160]

(1970: Rod Mason And His Jass Band (LP: By the Beautiful Sea) [Sentinel SENS 1005]

(1975: Ove Lind Quartet (LP: One Morning in May) [Phontastic PHON 1] {uit Zweden}

(Twee weken later op 10 december 1911 krijgt de Joods-Nederlandse jurist T.M.C Asser de Nobelprijs voor de vrede vanwege zijn rol bij het tot stand komen van het Permanent Hof van Arbitrage op de eerste Haagse vredesconferentie in 1899. Het hof is sinds 1913 gevestigd in het Vredespaleis in Den Haag.)

1916: Collins and Harlan – Oh! How She Could Yacki Hacki Wicki Wacki Woo (That’s Love in Honolulu) [Victor 18110] (2 weken 1)
Oh How She Could Yacki Hacki Wicki Wacki Woo - Collins and Harlan
(vandaag 99 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Stanley Murphy; Charles McCarron /Muziek: Albert Von Tilzer)
(Comic Duet)
(With orchestra)

(De volgende dag op 26 november 1939 maakt bij het Groningse Usquert een Duits Dornier-17 verkenningsvliegtuig met motorpech een noodlanding. De drie inzittenden worden in een cel van de marchaussee in Uithuizen opgesloten, omdat ze de Nederlandse neutraliteit zouden hebben geschonden. Het zwaar beschadigde vliegtuig wordt gedemonteerd en opgeslagen in een loods in Soesterberg waar het na de inval van mei 1940 door de Duitse bezetters wordt teruggevonden.)

(Op 15 december 1939 is de première van Gone With the Wind in Atlanta, Georgia. Gone with the Wind is een Amerikaanse film onder regie van Victor Fleming en een productie van David O. Selznick. Het is een verfilming van het boek van Margaret Mitchell, in het Nederlands bekend onder de titel Gejaagd door de wind. De film wint acht Academy Awards.)

1967: The Strawberry Alarm Clock – Incense And Peppermints [Uni 55018] (1 week 1)
Incense And Peppermints - The Strawberry Alarm Clock
(vandaag 48 jaar geleden)
(John S. Carter; Tim Gilbert)
(Produced by Frank Slay and Bill Holmes)

1989: Milli Vanilli – Blame It On The Rain [Arista AS1 9904] (2 weken 1)
Blame It On The Rain - Milli Vanilli

(vandaag 26 jaar geleden)
(Diane Warren)
(Produced And Mixed By Frank Farian [ = Franz Reuther]

1995: Whitney Houston – Exhale (Shoop Shoop) [Arista 12885-7] (1 week 1)
Exhale (Shoop Shoop) - Whitney Houston

(vandaag 20 jaar geleden)
(Babyface [ = Kenneth Brian Edmonds]
(Produced By Babyface)

(Uit de film Waiting to Exhale met in de hoofdrollen Whitney Houston & Angela Bassett, draait vanaf 22 december 1995 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1922: Isham Jones Orchestra – The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise [Brunswick 2313] (1 week 2)
The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise - Isham Jones
(vandaag 93 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Eugene Lockhart  /Muziek: Ernest Seitz)
(For Dancing)
(Published ℗ 1919)

(Het origineel is van Pierrot Players uit 1919)

(#4 hit voor John Steel (Tenor with Orchestra) in 1922; B-kant van I’ll Forget You [Victor 18844] (78 rpm)

(#14 hit voor Theo Karle in 1922 [78-Brunswick 13031]

(1928: Frank Banton)

(1941: Benny Goodman Quartet; B-kant Solo Flight van Benny Goodman and his Orchestra Featuring Charlie Christian – Guitar [Columbia 36684] (78 rpm)

(1941: Jack Teagarden’s Big Eight (Jack Teagarden, trombone; “Rex King”, trumpet; “Albany Biggers”, clarinet; Ben Webster, tenor sax; Billy Kyle, piano; Brick Fleagle, guitar; Billy Tyler, bass; Dave Tough, Drums); B-kant van The Big Eight Blues [Hot Record Society HRS 2007] (78 rpm)

(#3 album-hit voor Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye and his Orchestra in 1949 (LP: Dusty Manuscripts) [RCA Victor P 228] (78 rpm Box Set)

(1950: Firehouse Five Plus Two [78-Good Time Jazz 13]

(1950: Django Reinhardt)

(#24 hit voor Stan Freberg with Banjos by Dick Roberts and Red Rountree (All Voices by Stan Freberg) in 1952 [Capitol F2279] (45 rpm)

(#2 hit voor Les Paul and Mary Ford (Vocal by Mary Ford) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} op 6 oktober 1951 [Capitol F1748] (45 rpm)

(#10 album-hit voor Les Paul and Mary Ford in 1953 (LP: The Hit Makers!)

(#2 album-hit voor Jackie Gleason in 1955 (LP: Romantic Jazz)

(#11 album-hit voor Lenny Dee in 1955 (LP: Dee-Lightful!: Hi-Fi Organ Solos with a Beat) [Decca ‎DL 8114]

(1955: Chris Barber’s Jazz Band with Ottilie Patterson (vocal) op de EP Chris Barber at the Royal Festival Hall [Decca DFE.6252] (45 rpm)

(1955: Ken Colyer’s Jazzman)

(1956: Al Hibbler (10″ LP: Al Hibbler Sings with the Duke) [Columbia CL 2593]

(#16 album-hit voor The Three Suns (with Ray Bohr on the Pipe Organ) (Produced by Al Nevins) (Arranged by Sid Ramin) in 1957 (LP: Midnight for Two) [RCA Victor LPM 1333]

(1959: Don Redman Knights of the Roundtable (LP: Dixieland in High Society) [Roulette RS 25070]

(1959: River Boat Five (LP: From Natchez to Mobile) [Mercury Records SR-60030]

(1960: Don Gibson (LP: Sweet Dreams) [RCA Victor LPM 2269]

(1960: Del Wood – Queen of the Ragtime Piano (Produced By Jack Clement) (Recorded in Nashville, Tennessee) (Recording Engineer: Bill Porter and Tommy Strong) (LP: Buggies, Bustles and Barrelhouse) [RCA Victor LSP 2240]

(1961: Tony Mottola (LP: String Band Strum-Along) [Command Records RS 828-S.D.]

(1982: Oscar Peterson (Peter Leitch: Guitar) (Producer: Norman Granz) (Musical Arrangements: Rick Wilkins) (Rhythm and Vocals Recorded: McClear Place Studios, Toronto, Canada January 28, 29, 1980) (Orchestra Tracks Recorded: Manta Sound Studios Toronto, Canada February 19, 1980) (℗ 1982) (LP: The Personal Touch) [Pablo Today ‎2312-113]

(#188 album-hit voor Willie Nelson in 1994 (CD: Moonlight Becomes You) [Justice RJ 1601]

1939: Benny Goodman and his Orchestra – Blue Orchids [Columbia 35211] (1 week 2)
Blue Orchids - Benny Goodman
(vandaag 76 jaar geleden)
(Hoagy Carmichael)

(#1 hit voor Glenn Miller and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Ray Eberle) op 30 september 1939 [Bluebird B-10372] (78 rpm)

(#8 hit voor Bob Crosby And His Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Teddy Grace) in 1939 [Decca 2734] (78 rpm)

(#1 hit in Australië voor Joe Loss & His Band (With Vocal Chorus) op 1 mei 1940 [Regal Zonophone G23959] (78 rpm)

(#4 album-hit voor Glenn Miller And His Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Ray Eberle) in 1954 (LP: Glenn Miller – Limited Edition, Volume Two) [RCA Victor LPT 6701]

(#13 album-hit voor The Three Suns (with string orchestra) in 1955 (LP: Soft and Sweet) [RCA Victor LPM 1041]

(1961: Svend Asmussen (Violin) & Ulrik Neumann (Guitar) (LP: Danish Imports) [Warner Bros. WS 1408]

(#45 album-hit voor Billy Vaughn and his orchestra (Produced By Randy Wood) (Arrangements By Billy Vaughn And Milt Rogers) in 1965 (LP: Mexican Pearls) [Dot DLP 25,628]

(1985: Johnny Desmond with the Glenn Miller Service Orchestra (Bedford, 7th September 1944) (LP: A Soldier and a Song) [Magic AWE 16]

1950: Guy Lombardo and his Royal Canadians – Harbor Lights [Decca 9-27208] (1 week 2)
Harbor Lights - Guy Lombardo
(vandaag 65 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Jimmy Kennedy; Hugo Williams)
(Vocal Chorus by Kenny Gardner)

(B-kant van The Petite Waltz (Le Petite Valse)

(Het origineel is van Roy Fox and his Orchestra (Vocal by Barry Gray) (Recorded in Europe) uit 1937; B-kant van The First Time I Saw You van Bunny Berigan and his Orchestra [Victor 25593] (78 rpm)

(#6 hit voor Frances Langford With Sam Koki and His Islanders (Vocal with Instrumental Accompaniment) in 1937 [Decca 1441] (78 rpm)

(#7 hit voor Claude Thornhill And His Orchestra (Vocal Chorus Jimmy Farrell) [Vocalion 3595] (78 rpm)

(1937: Rudy Vallée)

(#1 hit voor Swing And Sway with Sammy Kaye (Ballad-Vocal Chorus by Tony Alamo and The Kaydets) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} op 18 november 1950 [Columbia 4-38963] (45 rpm)

(#4 hit voor Ray Anthony and His Orchestra in 1950 [45-Capitol F1131]

(#5 hit voor Ralph Flanagan and his Orchestra; B-kant van Singing Winds in 1950 [RCA Victor 47-3911]

(#8 hit voor Bing Crosby (With Orchestra And Chorus Directed by Lynn Murray) (Vocal With Chorus And Orchestra) in 1950 [Decca 9-27219] (45 rpm)

(#11 hit voor Ken Griffin at the Organ (with Hawaiian Guitar) in 1950 [Columbia 4-38889] (45 rpm)

(#19 hit voor Jerry Byrd and His Steel Guitar and Jerry Murad’s Harmonicats (Instrumental) in 1950 [Mercury 5461-X45] (45 rpm)

(1950: Ray Anthony and His Orchestra (Vocal by Ronnie Deauville) [Capitol F1190] (45 rpm)

(#10 R&B-hit voor Dinah Washington (with Orch. Cond. by Jimmy Carroll) (Vocal with Choral Group) in 1951 [Mercury 5488] (78 rpm)

(#14 album-hit voor Pat Boone in 1956 (LP: Howdy!) [Dot DLP 3030]

(#20 album-hit voor Billy Vaughn in 1959 (LP: Billy Vaughn Plays) [Dot DLP 3156]

(#6 album-hit voor The Ray Conniff Singers in 1960 (LP: Young at Heart) [Columbia ‎CS 8281]

(#8 hit voor The Platters (Vocal by The Platters Featuring The Voice of Tony Williams) (Orchestra Conducted by David Carroll) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 1960 [Mercury Records 71563X45] (45 rpm)

(#20 album-hit voor The Platters in 1960 (LP: More Encore of Golden Hits) [Mercury MG-20591]

(#20 album-hit voor Santo & Johnny in 1960 (LP: Santo & Johnny) [Canadian-American CALP 1001]

(#2 album-hit voor Lawrence Welk and his orchestra in 1961 (LP: Yellow Bird) [Dot DLP 3389]

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

(#22 hit in Duitsland voor Bruce Low (Chor und Orchester Gert Wilden) als Hafenlicht in 1961 [Ariola 35 606] (45 rpm)

(1961: Los Admiradores (LP: The Fascinating Bongo-Drums) [Command SH 75]

(#9 album-hit voor Al Martino (Orchestra under the direction of Peter DeAngelis) in 1963 (LP: Painted, Tainted Rose) [Capitol Records T-1975]

(1965: Indios Tabajaras (LP: The Many-Splendored Guitars of Los Indios Tabajaras) [RCA Victor LSP 3413]

(1968: Connie Francis (LP: Hawaii Connie) [MGM SE 4522]

(1969: Lawrence Welk (LP: Blue Hawaii) [Pickwick SPC 3212]

(1970: Gene Pitney (LP: This Is Gene Pitney: Singing The Platters’ – Golden Platters) [Musicor Records MS 3183]

(1977: Marty Robbins (LP: Don’t Let Me Touch You) [Columbia KC 35040]

(1978: Big Tiny Little (LP: Piano Memories) [GNP Crescendo GNPS 2120]

(#87 C&W-hit voor Rusty Draper in 1980 [45-KL Records 79N 001]

(#54 album-hit voor Willie Nelson in 1983 (LP: Without a Song) [Columbia FC 39110]

(1985: Engelbert Humperdinck (Produced by: James Fitzgerald) (Executive Producer: Charles McCutcheon) (Production Supervisor: Kate Alexander) (Arranged and Conducted by: Alan (Weaver) Copeland) (Orchestra Recorded at Angel Recording Studios, London (England) (Engineered by Tony Clark, Courtesy of Abbey Road Studios) (Vocals Recorded and Mixed at A & M Recording Studios, Hollywood, California) (Vocals Engineered by: Peter Grenet) Assistant Engineer: Robert DeLaGarza) (Vocals recorded and album remixed at Abbey Road Studios, London (England) (Engineer: Tony Clark) (Concert Master: Christopher Warren-Green) (Musical Contractor: UKM Music – Nigel Warren-Green) (Soloists: Violin: Christopher Warren-Green, Oboe: Richard Morgan, Tenor; Saxophone: Stan Sulzmann & Duncan Lamont, Piano: John Horter and Ronnie Price, Guitar: Mitch Dalton, Double Bass: Lenny Bush, Drums: Harold Fisher, Trombone: Don Lusher, Trumpet: John Huckridge) (Music Performed by: Members of the United Kingdom Symphony Orchestra) (LP: A Lovely Way to Spend an Evening) [Silver Eagle Records Inc. SE 1034]

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1967: Ed Ames – When The Snow Is On The Roses [RCA Victor 47-9319] (4 weken 1)
When The Snow Is On The Roses - Ed Ames

(vandaag 48 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: James Last /Originele Duitse tekst: Ernst Bader /Engelse tekst: Larry Kusik; Eddie Snyder)
(Producer Jim Foglesong)
(Arranged and Conducted by Perry Botkin, Jr.)

(#98 hit in de Hot 100 op 7 oktober 1967)

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

(Het origineel is van Sonja Stadlin als Der Weg ins Land der Liebe uit 1967 [45-Ariola 19 366 AT]

(1967: Anita Bryant (Arranged and Conducted by Frank Hunter) (LP: In Remembrance of You (The Story of a Love Affair) [Columbia CS 9607]

(#1 C&W-hit voor Sonny James (Strings Arranged by: Cam Mullins) (Engineers: Lou Bradley & Selby Coffeen) (Produced by George Richey) op 16 september in 1972 [Columbia 4-45644] (45 rpm)

(1973: Sonny James (LP: Sonny James, The Southern Gentleman – Sings the Greatest Country Hits of 1972) [Columbia KC 32028]

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

1989: Richard Marx – Angelia (Single Version) [EMI B-50218] (2 weken 2)
Angelia - Richard Marx
(vandaag 26 jaar geleden)
(Richard Marx)
(Produced by Richard Marx and David Cole)

(#4 hit in de Hot 100 op 2 december 1989)

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1989: Dolly Parton – Yellow Roses [Columbia 38-69040] (1 week 1)
Yellow Roses - Dolly Parton
(vandaag 26 jaar geleden)
(Dolly Parton)
(Produced by Ricky Skaggs)
(Executive Producer: Dolly Parton)

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

2000: Phil Vassar – Just Another Day In Paradise [Arista Nashville 07863 69037-7] (1 week 1)
Just Another Day In Paradise - Phil Vassar

(vandaag 15 jaar geleden)
(Phil Vassar; Craig Wiseman)
(Produced by Byron Gallimore and Paul Vassar)

(#35 hit in de Hot 100 op 2 december 2000)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1950: Percy Mayfield Orchestra – Please Send Me Someone To Love [Specialty SP 375] (2 weken 1)
Please Send Me Someone To Love - Percy Mayfield
(vandaag 65 jaar geleden)
(Percy Mayfield)
(Vocal by Percy Mayfield)

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

(#5 R&B-hit voor The Moonglows in 1957 [Chess 1661] (45 rpm)

(#19 album-hit voor Pat Boone in 1957 (LP: “Pat”) [Dot DLP 3050]

(1959: Roy Hamilton (Music Arranged and Conducted by Marion Evans) (LP: Have Blues Must Travel) [Epic BN 535]

(#20 R&B-hit voor Wade Flemons in 1961 [Vee-Jay VJ 389] (45 rpm)

(#104 album-hit voor Irma Thomas (Arranged And Conducted By Hidle Brown Barnum) (Producer: Eddie Ray) (Engineer: Eddie Brackett) in 1964 (LP: Wish Someone Would Care) [Imperial LP-12266]

(#102 Bubbling Under-hit voor B. B. King (Arr., Cond. & Prod. by Johnny Pate) in 1968 [BluesWay/ABC Records 45-61021] (45 rpm)

(1972: Phillip Upchurch (LP: Darkness, Darkness) [Blue Thumb Records BTS 6005]

1957: Sam Cooke – You Send Me [Keen 3-4013] (6 weken 1)
You Send Me - Sam Cooke

(vandaag 58 jaar geleden)
(L. Charles Cooke)
(Bumps Blackwell Orch.)

(#1 hit in de Top 100 op 2 december 1957)

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

(#8 pop-hit voor Teresa Brewer (Vocal With Chorus And Orchestra Directed By Dick Jacobs) in 1957 [Coral 9-61898] (45 rpm)

(1957: Jesse Belvin [Modern Records Hollywood 45×1025] (45 rpm)

(1957: Cornell Gunter [Dot 45-15654] (45 rpm)

(1957: Plas Johnson and His Orchestra (Instrumental Version); B-kant van Swanee River Rock [Capitol F3835] (45 rpm)

(#16 album-hit voor Sam Cooke (Arrangements And Orchestra Conducted By “Bumps” Blackwell) in 1958 (LP: Sam Cooke) [Keen A2001]

(1958: David Allyn with the Bill Holman Orchestra (LP: “Yours Sincerely”) [World Pacific WP 1250]

(1958: Hal Munro; B-kant van Jailhouse Rock [45-Embassy 45-WB 269]

(1960: Bobby Vee (LP: Bobby Vee Sings Your Favorites) [Liberty LST-7165]

(#6 album-hit voor The 4 Seasons in 1964 (Arranged and Conducted by “Calello”) (Vocal Arrangements by Nick Massi) (LP: Dawn (Go Away) and 11 Other Great Song – Featuring The “Sound” of Frankie Valli) [Philips PHM-200-124]

(#29 album-hit voor Sam Cooke (Recorded Live at The Copacabana, New York City) (Produced by Al Schmitt) (Recording Engineer: Bernard Keville) (Conducted by Rene Hall) als Medley: Try a Little Tenderness/(I Love You) for Sentimental Reasons/You Send Me in 1964 (LP: Sam Cooke at the Copa) [RCA Victor LSP 2970]

(#103 album-hit voor Otis Redding in 1964 (LP: Pain in My Heart) [Atco Records SD 33-161]

(#11 album-hit voor The Supremes (Produced By Berry Gordy Jr. & Lawrence Horn) (Arranged And Conducted By Gil Askey) als Sam Cooke Medley: You Send Me/(I Love You) for Sentimental Reasons/Cupid/Chain Gang/Bring It on Home to Me/Shake in 1965 (LP: The Supremes at the Copa) [Motown MS 636]

(#75 album-hit voor The Supremes (Produced by Harvey Fuqua and Hal Davis & Marc Gordon) in 1965 (LP: We Remember Sam Cooke) [Motown MS-629]

(#120 album-hit voor Sam Cooke (Arranged and Conducted by Rene Hall) in 1965 (LP: Try a Little Love) [RCA LSP 3435]

(#178 album-hit voor Percy Sledge in 1967 (LP: The Percy Sledge Way) [Atlantic SD 8146]

(1967: Johnny Thunder (Produced by Buddy Killen & Phil Kahl) [Diamond D-222] (45 rpm)

(#28 R&B-hit voor Aretha Franklin in 1968; B-kant van Think [Atlantic 45-2518] (45 rpm)

(#195 album-hit voor Jerry Butler (Arranged by Arthur Wright) in 1968 (LP: The Soul Goes On) [Mercury SR 61171

(1968: Joe White; B-kant van Try a Little Tenderness [Blue Cat BS 119]

(#12 R&B-hit voor Ponderosa Twins + One (Prod. by Bobby Massey) in 1971 [Horoscope 102] (45 rpm)

(#13 album-hit voor Rod Stewart als Bring It on Home to Me/You Send Me in 1974 (LP: Smiler)

(#66 album-hit voor Diana Ross and the Supremes in 1974 (LP: Anthology) [Motown M9 794A3]

(#3 album-hit voor Steve Miller band in 1976 (LP: Fly Like An Eagle)

(#15 album-hit voor Nicolette Larson in 1978 (LP: Nicolette)

(#8 Easy Listening-hit voor The Manhattans (Produced by Morrie Brown) (Recorded and mixed by Steve Goldman) (Executive Producers: Micky Eichner, Morrie Brown and Joe McEwen) in 1985 [Columbia 38-04754] (45 rpm)

(#1 album-hit voor Michael Bolton in 1992 (LP: Timeless: The Classics) [Columbia CK 52783]

(1995: The Temptations als For Your Love/You Send Me (Medley) (CD: For Lovers Only) [Motown ‎314530568-2]

1989: Stephanie Mills – Home [MCA Records MCA-53712] (1 week 1)
Home - Stephanie Mills - foto

(vandaag 26 jaar geleden)
(Charlie Smalls)
(Produced By Nick Martinelli)
(Executive Producers: Stephanie Mills and Cassandra Mills)

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

1995: Whitney Houston – Exhale (Shoop Shoop) [Arista 12885-7] (8 weken 1)
Exhale (Shoop Shoop) - Whitney Houston 2
(vandaag 20 jaar geleden)
(Babyface [ = Kenneth Brian Edmonds]
(Produced By Babyface)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 25 november 1995)

(Uit de film Waiting to Exhale met in de hoofdrollen Whitney Houston & Angela Bassett, draait vanaf 22 december 1995 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

2000: R. Kelly – I Wish (2 weken 1)
I Wish - R. Kelly

(vandaag 15 jaar geleden)
(R. Kelly [ = Robert Sylvester Kelly]
(Produced, Written and Arranged by R. Kelly)
(Guitars by Greg Landfair and Donnie Lyle)
(Stringa Arranged by Paul Riser)
(Choir: Jeffrey W. Morrow, Simbryt C. Whittington, Yvonne Gage, Johnny N. Rutledge, Cheryl Wilson, Joan Collaso)
(The Kids: Jessica Janis, Joseph Morrow, Rachel Robinson, Leah Robinson, Matthew Robinson, Amber Morrow)
(Recorded by Ian Mereness, James Lee, Abel Garibaldi and Andy Gallas at Rock Land Studios (Chicago, IL) and Vanguard Studios (Oak Parks, MI)
(Programmed by Ian Mereness)
(Assisted by Andy Gallas, James Lee and Abel Garibaldi)
(Additional Engineering by Stan Wood and Glen Robinson)
(Additional Programming: Stan Wood)
(Mixed by Tony Maserati and Co-Mixed by R. Kelly at The Studio (Philadelphia, PA)
(Mastered by Herb Powers at Powers House Of Sound, NYC)

(#14 hit in de Hot 100 op 20 januari 2001)

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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 (©2015)

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Australië:

1961: James Darren – Goodbye Cruel World (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 54 jaar geleden)
(Gloria Shayne)
(Prod. & Dir. by Stu Phillips)
(Arr. by Bob Mersey)

(#3 hit in de US Hot 100 op 4 december 1961)

(#1 hit in Italië voor Peppino Di Capri e i Suoi Rockers als Addio mondo crudele op 2 februari 1963 [Carish VCA 26152] (45 rpm)

1985: Jennifer Rush – The Power Of Love (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Candy de Rouge; Gunther Mende; Jennifer Rush; Mary Susan Applegate)
(Produced and Arranged by Gunther Mende and Candy de Rouge)
(Published ℗ 1984)

(#57 hit in de US Hot 100 op 5 april 1986)

(#13 Easy Listening-hit in Amerika voor Air Supply (Produced by Peter Collins) als The Power of Love (You Are My Lady) in 1985 [Arista AS1-9391] (45 rpm)

(#26 hit in Amerika voor Laura Branigan (Produced by David Kershenbaum) (Engineered & Mixed by David Holman) als Power of Love (℗ 1987) in 1988 [Atlantic 7-89191] (45 rpm)

(#1 hit in Amerika voor Celine Dion (Produced and Arranged By David Foster) (Mixed by Humberto Gatica) (℗ 1993) op 12 februari 1994 [Epic/550 Music ‎36-77230] (45 rpm)

(#2 hit in Vlaams België voor Sanne als Land van ons twee in 1996 [BMG Ariola Belgium 74321 42455-2] (CD-single)

1990: The Righteous Brothers – Unchained Melody (6 weken 1)
(vandaag 25 jaar geleden)
(Hy Zaret; Alex North)

(#4 hit in de US Hot 100 op 28 augustus 1965)

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

(Uit de film Ghost met in de hoofdrollen Patrick Swayze & Demi Moore, draait vanaf 13 juli 1990 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen en gaat op 25 oktober 1990 in de Australische bioscopen in roulatie)

(Het origineel is van Todd Duncan in de film Unchained met in de hoofdrollen Elroy “Crazylegs” Hirsch & Barbara Hale, ging op 19 januari 1955 in Chino in Californië in première)

(#1 hit in Amerika voor Les Baxter His Chorus and Orchestra (Vocal Group with Orchestra) {Nostalgia Classic Song of All Time op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} op 14 mei 1955 [Capitol F3055] (45 rpm)

(#1 hit in Engeland voor Jimmy Young with Bob Sharples And His Music op 24 juni 1955 [Decca 45-F 10502] (45 rpm)

(#3 hit in Amerika voor Al Hibbler (Vocal With Orchestra Directed by Jack Pleis) {Nostalgia Classic Song of All Time op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} op 4 juni 1955 [Decca 9-29441] (45 rpm)

(#6 in Amerika voor Roy Hamilton (Orch. under dir. of Obie B. Massingill) {Nostalgia Classic Song of All Time op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 1955 [Epic 5-9102] (45 rpm)

(#20 hit in Engeland voor Liberace (Orchestra under the direction of George Liberace) in 1955 [Columbia P.B. 430] (78 rpm)

(#29 hit in Amerika voor June Valli with Hugo Winterhalter’s Orchestra and Chorus in 1955 [RCA Victor 47-6078] (45 rpm)

(#109 Bubbling Under-hit  Amerika voor Gerry Granahan (Arranged by Bun Hutch Davie) in 1961 [Caprice Records C-106] (45 rpm)

(#66 hit in Amerika voor Vito & The Salutations (Prod. by Dave Rick) (Arr. by D. Rick) in 1963 [Herald H-583] (45 rpm)

(#4 hit in Amerika voor The Righteous Brothers (Producer: Phil Spector) {Nostalgia Classic Song of All Time op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 1965 [Philles Records 129] (45 rpm)

(#41 R&B-hit in Amerika voor The Sweet Inspirations (Arranged by Arif Mardin) (Produced by Tom Dowd) in 1968 [Atlantic 45-2551] (45 rpm)

(#41 C&W-hit Amerika voor Joe Stampley (Produced by Norro Wilson) (String Arrangements: Bergen White) (℗ 1974) in 1975 [ABC/Dot DOA-17551] (45 rpm)

(#6 C&W-hit Amerika voor Elvis Presley (Executive Producer Elvis Presley) (Associate Producer Felton Jarvis) (Vocal accompaniment by Sherrill Nielsen) in 1978 [RCA PB-11212] (45 rpm)

(#27 Easy Listening-hit in Amerika voor George Benson (Produced by Tommy Lipuma) (Recorded and Mixed by Al Schmitt) in 1979 [Warner Bros. Records WBS 8843] (45 rpm)

(#83 hit in Amerika voor Heart (Produced by Heart) in 1981 [Epic 19-51010] (45 rpm)

(#54 hit in Engeland voor Leo Sayer (Produced and arranged by Alan Tarney) in 1984 [Chrysalis LEO 3]

(#19 hit in Amerika voor The Righteous Brothers (Produced by Bill Medley) in 1990 [Curb Records 4JM-76842] (cassette-single) {nieuwe opname} in de film Ghost

(#26 C&W-hit in Amerika voor Ronnie McDowell (Produced by Buddy Killen) (℗ 1990) in 1991 [Curb Records NR-76850] (45 rpm)

(#1 hit in Engeland voor Robson & Jerome (Produced by Mike Stock/Matt Aitken) (Engineered by Peter Day) (Assistant Dean Murphy & Barrie Steele) (Mixed By Dave Ford) op 20 mei 1995 [RCA 74321 28436 2] (CD maxi-single)

(#1 hit in Engeland voor Gareth Gates (Produced by Steve Mac) (Engineered by Chris Laws at Rockstone Studios, London) (Assistant Engineer: Daniel Pursey) (Mixed by Steve Mac) (Backing Vocals: Mae Mckenna and The Tuff Session Singers) (Guitars: Fridrik ‘Fizzy’ Karlsson) (Bass: Steve Pearce) (Drums: Chris Laws) (Keyboards: Steve Mac) (Orchestra Arranged by Dave Arch) (String Leader: Gavin Wright) (Orchestra Recorded by Matt Howe at Abbey Road Studios, London) (Mastered by Richard Dowling at Transfermation) op 30 maart in 2002 [19 Recordings/RCA 74321 930882] (CD-single)

2007: Kylie – 2 Hearts (1 week 1)
(vandaag 8 jaar geleden)
(Kish Mauve [ = Mima Stilwell & Jim Eliot]
(Written and Produced by Kish Mauve)
(Jim Eliot: Drums, Percussion, Guitar, Piano, Moog, Arp Strings, Rhodes Piano, Handclaps and Theremin)
(Mima Stilwell: Backing Vocals)
(Moray McLaren: Bass)
(Recording Engineers at Olympic: Kish Mauve and Dan Grech-Marguerat)
(Recording Engineers at Stanley House Studios: Kish Mauve and Cesar Gimeno Lavin)
(Mixed by Dave Bascombe at Metropolis)
(Mastered by Geoff Pesche at Abbey Road Studios, London)

Nieuw-Zeeland:

1966: Peter & Gordon with Geoff Love & His Orchestra Lady Godiva (3 weken 1)
(vandaag 49 jaar geleden)
(Mike Leander; Chas Mills)
(Arranged by Geoff Love)

(#6 hit in de US Hot 100 op 10 december 1966)

2001: Blue – Too Close (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 14 jaar geleden)
(Kier Gist; Darren Lighty; Robert Huggar; Raphael Brown; Robert Ford; Denzil Miller; James Moore; Kurtis Walker; Lawrence Smith)
(Produced By Ray Ruffin)
(Additional Production & Remix by Cutfather & Joe [ = Mich Hedin Hansen & Joe Belmaati]
(Mixed By Mads Nilsson At White Room, Copenhagen)
(Recorded By Ray Ruffin At Ruffland Studios, London And Cutfather & Joe Studios, Copenhagen)

(#1 hit in Amerika voor Next {het origineel} op 25 april in 1998)

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Australia and New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia

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