27 november

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

De nummer 1-hits van 27 november

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1926: Johnny Marvin “The Ukulele Ace” – Breezin’ Along With The Breeze [Columbia 699-D] (2 weken 1)

(vandaag 90 jaar geleden)
(Haven Gillespie; Seymour Simons; Richard A. Whiting)

(#11 hit voor Abe Lyman’s California Orchestra (For Dancing) (With Vocal Chorus); B-kant van Where’d You Get Those Eyes in 1926 [Brunswick 3240] (78 rpm)

(#17 hit voor The Revelers (Male Voices with piano) in 1927 [Victor 20140] (78 rpm)

(#13 hit voor Hoosier Hot Shots in 1937 [78-Vocalion 3644]

(#2 album-hit voor Pete Kelly and His Big Seven (With Narrative by Jack Webb) als Intro to Breezin’ / Breezin’ Along with the Breeze in 1955 op de Jack Webb (LP: Pete Kelly’s Blues) [RCA Victor LPM 1126]

(#7 album-hit voor Perry Como with Mitchell Ayres and His Orchestra in 1955 (LP: So Smooth) [RCA Victor ‎LPM 1085]

(#9 album-hit voor Matty Matlock & his Jazz Band op de Ray Heindorf Directing The Warner Bros. Orchestra And Matty Matlock And His Jazz Band Music from Jack Webb’s Mark VII Ltd. Production (LP: Pete Kelly’s Blues) in 1955 (LP: Pete Kelly’s Blues) [Columbia CL 690]

(#25 soundtrack-hit voor Ann Blyth (gedubbed door Gogi Grant) in 1958 in de film The Helen Morgan Story)

(1958: Johnny Guarnieri and his Group (LP: Cheerful Little Earful) [RCA Camden CAL 345]

(1958: Ferlin Husky (LP: Sittin’ on a Rainbow) [Capitol T-976]

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

(1960: Les Elgart And His Orchestra (LP: Designs for Dancing) [Columbia ‎CS 8291]

(#3 album-hit voor Mitch Miller And The Gang in 1961 (LP: TV Sing Along with Mitch) [Columbia CS8428]

(1961: Jackie Gleason (LP: Jackie Gleason Presents Lazy Lively Love) [Capitol Records SW-1439]

(1962: Brook Benton (Quincy Jones And His Orchestra) (LP: There Goes That Song Again) [Mercury SR-60673]

(1962: The Norman Luboff Choir (Produced by Dick Peirce) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s Music Center of the World, Hollywood California) (Recording Engineer: Al Schmitt) (LP: Sing! It’s Good for You) [RCA Victor LSP 2475]

(1962: The Si Zentner Orchestra & The Johnny Mann Singers (LP: Great Bands with Great Voices) [Liberty LSS-14009]

(1965: The New Earl Hines Trio (LP: Fatha) [Columbia CS 9120]

1937: Tommy Dorsey and his Orchestra – Just Once In A While [Victor 25686] (7 weken 1)
Just Once In A While - Tommy Dorsey

(vandaag 79 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Bud Green /Muziek: Michael Edwards)
(Vocal refrain by male quartet)

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

(#2 hit voor Horace Heidt and His Brigadiers (Vocal Chorus Larry Cotton) als Once in a While op 13 november 1937 [Brunswick 7977] (78 rpm)

(1937: Ozzie Nelson and his Orchestra [Bluebird B-7256] (78 rpm)

(1938: Frances Langford With Harry Sosnik And His Orchestra (Vocal with Orchestral Accompaniment) [Decca 1542] (78 rpm)

(1938: Mills Brothers)

(1938: Bing Crosby)

(#3 album-hit voor The Dinning Sisters With Jack Fascinato and his Orchestra (Vocal Group With Orchestra) als Once in a While in 1945 (LP: Songs by the Dinning Sisters) [Capitol BD 7] (148-A) [Capitol 20019] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#2 album-hit voor The Three Suns (Vocal by Artie Dunn) in 1946 (LP: Twilight Time) [Majestic 1043 B] [Majestic M-2] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#3 album-hit voor Eddy Howard in 1947 (LP: Romance with Eddy Howard)

(1948: Dinah Shore (Orchestra under de direction of Nathan Van Claeve) (10” LP: Dinah Shore Sings) [Columbia CL 6004]

(1949: Sarah Vaughan (Orchestra conducted by Ted Dale); B-kant van The Man I Love [78-MGM 10549]

(1952: Sarah Vaughan (With Orchestral Accompaniment) (10” LP: Tenderly) [MGM E165]

(#9 hit voor Patti Page (Vocal by Patti Page) (with Orchestra Under the direction of Jack Rael) in 1952 [Mercury 5867-X45] (45 rpm)

(1953: The Dinning Sisters with Jack Fascinato and His Orchestra (Vocal Group with Orchestra) [Capitol 1653] (78 rpm)

(#1 album-hit voor Jackie Gleason (Orchestra Conducted by Jackie Gleason) (Trumpet Solos by Bobby Hackett) als Once in a While in 1954 (LP: Music, Martinis, and Memories) [Capitol W-509]

(1954: Art Blakey (LP: A Night at Birdland, Vol. 1)

(1955: Dinah Shore (LP: Holding Hands at Midnight) (With Harry Zimmerman and his Orch.) [RCA Victor LPM 1154]

(1956: Pete Rugolo And His Orchestra (Conducted And Arranged By Pete Rugolo) (LP: Music for Hi-Fi Bugs) [EmArcy MG-36082]

(#18 album-hit voor Nat “King” Cole (With Orchestra Conducted by Billy May) in 1957 (LP: Just One of Those Things) [Capitol Records W-903]

(1957: Dean Martin (With Orchestra Conducted by Gus Levene) (LP: Pretty Baby) [Capitol T-849]

(1958: The Anita Kerr Quartet (with orchestra conducted by Jack Pleis and Ralph Burns) (LP: Voices in Hi-Fi) [Decca DL 8647]

(1959: Patti Page als Once in a While (LP: The Waltz Queen) [Mercury/Wing SRW-16121-W]

(1960: Lawrence Welk (Flute: Luella Howard) (Oboe and English Horn: Champ Webb) (Trumpet: Shorty Sherock) (Trombones: Ed Kusby, Tommy Pederson, Joe Howard, Si Zentner) (Alto Sax: Wilbur “Willy” Schwartz, Skeets Herfurt) (Piano: Bobby Van Eps) (arranged and conducted by Bob Ballard) als Once in a While (LP: A Lawrence Welk Stereo Special: Sweet and Lovely) [Dot DLP 25,296]

(#11 hit voor The Chimes (Vocal By The Chimes) (dir. A. Leonetti) in 1961 [TAG Records 45 XT-444] (45 rpm)

(1961: Stan Kenton and His Orchestra (LP: The Romantic Approach) [Capitol ST-1533]

(1962: Bill Harris als Once in a While (LP: Great Guitar Sounds) [Mercury/Wing SRW-16220-W]

(#13 album-hit voor Vic Dana (Producer: Dick Glasser) (Arranger: Ernie Freeman) (Engineer: “Lanky” Linstrot) als Once in a While in 1965 (LP: Red Roses for a Blue Lady) [Dolton Records BST-8034]

(#46 album-hit voor Bert Kaempfert And His Orchestra (Recorded in Europe) (Produced by Milt Gabler) als Once in a While in 1966 (LP: Bye Bye Blues) [Decca DL 74693]

(1966: Johnny Hartman (Arranged & Conducted by Gerald Wilson) (Produced by Bob Thiele) (LP: Unforgettable Songs by Johnny Hartman) [ABC-Paramount ABCS-574]

(1967: Jean Paul Vignon (Arr. And Cond. By Jim Wisner) [MGM 13585] (45 rpm)

(1972: Eddy Arnold (Arranged by Don Costa, Produced by Mike Curb); B-kant van So Many Ways [MGM Records K 14478] (45 rpm)

(1976: Jack Jones (Arranged by Bob Alcivar, Produced by Bruce Johnston) [RCA Victor 2647] (45 rpm)

(1977: Liza Minnelli (St: New York, New York)

(1977: Fausto Papetti als Once in a While (LP: 25ª Raccolta) [Durium ms AI 77390]

(1978: Octopus (LP: Oldies But Goldies) [Gnome Records GSP 16926]

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

(#35 album-hit in Engeland voor Elkie Brooks in 1984 (LP: Screen Gems) [EMI EJ 2402361]

(1996: Dave McKenna, Joe Temperley als Once in a While (CD: Sunbeam and Thundercloud) [Concord Jazz CCD 4703]

ex aequo:

1937: Tommy Dorsey and his Orchestra (featuring Tommy Dorsey, Les Jenkins, Earle Hagen, Trombones-Bud Freeman, Fred Stulce, Skeets Herfurt, Saxophones–Johnny Mince, Clarinet–George Irwin, Andy Ferretti, Lee Castaldo, Trumpet–Carmen Mastren, Guitar–Howard Smith, Piano–Gene Traxler, Str. Bass-Dave Tough, Drums) – Dipsy Doodle [Victor 25693] (6 weken 1)
Dipsy Doodle - Tommy Dorsey
(vandaag 79 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Larry Clinton)
(Vocal refrain by Edythe Wright)

(Het origineel is van Larry Clinton uit 1937)

(#2 hit voor Music in the Russ Morgan Manner (Vocal Chorus Jimmy Lewis) 18 december 1937 [Brunswick 8005] (78 rpm)

(#21 hit voor Tommy Dorsey and his Orchestra (featuring Tommy Dorsey, Les Jenkins , Earle Hagen, Trombones-Bud Freeman, Fred Stulce, Skeets Herfurt, Saxophones-Johnny Mince, Clarinet-George Irwin, Andy Ferretti, Lee Castaldo, Trumpets-Carmen Mastren, Guitar-Howard Smith, Piano-Gene Traxler, Str. Bass-Dave Tough, Drums) in 1943 [Victor 25693] {dezelfde versie}

(1944: gespeeld door een orkest in film Since You Went Away)

(1947: Milt Herth Trio (Organ, Piano, and Drums) (With Vocal Chorus) (LP: Milt Herth Trio) [Decca A-539] [Decca 25065 A] (78 rpm set)

(#6 album-hit voor Jerry Gray in 1952 (LP: A Tribute to Glenn Miller)

(#15 hit voor Johnny Maddox and the Rhythmasters (Instrumental with Rhythm Accompaniment) in 1953 [Dot 45-15102] (45 rpm)

(1957: Bill Haley And His Comets (Vocal by Bill Haley) [Decca 9-30394] (45 rpm)

(1958: Bob Bain And His Music (LP: Rockin’, Rollin’, Strollin’) [Capitol T-965]

(1959: John Cali (banjo) & Lou Stein (piano) (LP: Honky Tonk Piano and a Hot Banjo) [Mercury Records SR-60151]

(1959: Hutch Davie and his Honky Tonkers (Instrumental) [Atco Records 45-6136] (45 rpm)

(1962: Al Caiola (Produced by Herman Diaz, Jr.) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s Studio A, New York City) (LP: The Guitar Style of Al Caiola 5 All-Star Guitars) [RCA Camden ‎CAS-710]

(Twee dagen later op 29 november 1937 botst prins Bernhard te Diemen met 160 kilometer per uur op een vrachtwagen. Hij wordt met zwaar letsel naar het Amsterdamse Burgerziekenhuis vervoerd.)

1954: The Chordettes – Mr. Sandman [Cadence 1247] (7 weken 1)
Mr. Sandman - The Chordettes

(vandaag 67 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Pat Ballard)
(Knees played by Archie Bleyer)
(Orchestra conducted by Archie Bleyer)
(Vocal Quartet with Orchestra)

{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(Het origineel is van Vaugn Monroe with Orchestra uit 1954 [RCA Victor 47-5767] (45 rpm)

(#7 album-hit voor Les Paul and Mary Ford in 1954 (EP: Les Paul and Mary Ford)

(#14 album-hit voor Les Paul and Mary Ford/Nat “King” Cole in 1954 (LP: Today’s Top Hits, Vol. 12)

(#20 hit voor Buddy Morrow And His Orchestra in 1954 [45-Mercury 70477×45]

(#28 hit voor The Lancers (Vocal Quartet With Orchestra Directed By Van Alexander) als Mister Sandman in 1954 [Coral 61288] (78 rpm)

(1954: Chris Powell And The Blue Flames (Under the Direction of Zebley Grunch) [Grand Records 120] (78 rpm)

(1954: Mills Brothers)

(#5 hit voor The Four Aces Featuring Al Alberts (Vocal with Orchesta Directed by Jack Pleis) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} als Mister Sandman in 1955 [Decca 9-29344] (45 rpm)

(#13 C&W-hit voor Chet Atkins and his Gallophin’ Guitar als Mister Sandman in 1955 [RCA Victor 47-5956] (45 rpm)

(1955: Black & White als Meneer Klaas Vaak [78-Philips P 17400 H]

(#6 album-hit voor Roger Williams (With Orchestra) in 1957 (LP: Songs of the Fabulous Fifties) [Kapp KXL 5000]

(1957: Lew Raymond (Arranged and Conducted by Lew Raymond) (LP: For Men Only) [Tops L 1583]

(#19 album-hit voor Lester Lanin And His Orchestra als Medley: Blue Skies/Mister Sandman/My Blues Heaven/I Wish I Were in Love Again/Panama in 1958 (LP: Lester Lanin Goes to College) [Epic LN 3474]

(#18 album-hit voor Bobby Vee in 1961 (LP: Bobby Vee)

(#94 album-hit voor Billy Vaughn and his orchestra (Produced by Randy Wood) (Arrangements by Bill Fontaine, Larry Gordon, René Hall and Milt Rogers) in 1963 (LP: Number 1 Hits, Vol #1) [Dot DLP 25540]

(#113 Bubbling Under-hit voor The Fleetwoods (Produced by: Dick Glasser) (Arr. by Ernie Freeman) in 1964 [Dolton Records 98] (45 rpm)

(1965: Al (He’s the King) Hirt, Trumpet (Producer Chet Atkins) (with Chorus and Orchestra) [RCA Victor 47-8542] (45 rpm)

(1965: Dorothy Collins als Mister Santa (Vocal with Chorus and Orchestra Directed by Dick Jacobs); B-kant van The Twelve Gifts of Christmas [Coral 9-61539] (45 rpm)

(1965: The Osmond Brothers (LP: The New Sound of the Osmond Brothers – Singing More Songs They Sang on the Andy Williams Show) [MGM SE 4291]

(1966: Freddy Morgan (Arranged by Julian Lee) (LP: Bunch-A-Banjos) [Liberty LST-7482]

(#12 Easy Listening-hit voor Bert Kaempfert And His Orchestra (Instrumental) (Recorded In Europe) als Mister Sandman in 1968 [Decca 32329]

(1970: Al Hirt (Remastered by: Don Miller) (with Chorus and Orchestra) (LP: Al’s Place) [RCA Camden CAS 2316]

(#96 C&W-hit voor Tommy O’Day in 1978 [45-Nu-Trayl Records NT 916]

(#37-hit voor Emmylou Harris (Produced By Brian Ahern) (All Vocals By Emmylou Harris) als Mister Sandman 1981 [Warner Bros. Records WBS49684] (45 rpm)

(1990: Rachel Sweet, Gerry Beckley & Timothy B. Schmit (St: Cry-Baby)

(1995: Harry Slinger als Zandaan (CD: Naar je hart) [EMI 7243 8340112 3]

1982: Lionel Richie – Truly [Motown 1644MF] (2 weken 1)
Truly - Lionel Richie
(vandaag 34 jaar geleden)
(Lionel Richie)
(Arranged by: Gene Page)
(Vocal Arr. by: Lionel Richie)
(Produced by Lionel Richie and James Anthony Carmichael)

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1909: Henry Burr – Honey On Our Honeymoon (2 weken 2)
Honey On Our Honeymoon
(vandaag 107 jaar geleden)
(Jerome William; Jean Swartz)

1909: Walter Van Brunt – When I Dream In The Gloaming Of You (2 weken 3)
When I Dream In The Gloaming Of You
(vandaag 107 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Herbert Ingraham)

(#10 hit voor Harry Tally in 1909 [78-Columbia 733-D]

1926: Ben Selvin and His Orchestra – Barcelona [Brunswick 3284] (1 week 3)Barcelona - Ben Selvin
(vandaag 90 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Gus Kahn /Muziek: Tolchard Evans)
(For Dancing)
(With Vocal Chorus)

1937: Fred Astaire with Ray Noble And His Orchestra – A Foggy Day [Brunswick 7982] (2 weken 3)
A Foggy Day - Fred Astaire
(vandaag 79 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Ira Gershwin /Muziek: George Gershwin)
(Vocal by Fred Astaire)

(Uit de film A Damsel in Distress met in de hoofdrollen Fred Astaire, George Burns & Gracie Allen, draait vanaf 19 november 1937 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(1937: Bob Crosby And His Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Kay Webster) [Decca 1539] (78 rpm)

(#16 hit voor Bob Crosby And His Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Kay Weber) in 1938 [Decca 1539] (78 rpm)

(#4 album-hit voor Les Brown and his Band of Renown als Medley No. 1: A Foggy Day/Easy to Love/Drifting and Dreaming/Ebony Rhapsody in 1950 (10” LP: Your Dance Date with Les Brown and His Band of Renown) [Columbia CL 6123]

(#3 album-hit voor Frank Sinatra in 1954 (LP: Songs for Young Lovers)

(1954: Dinah Washington (LP: After Hours with Miss D) [EmArcy MG 36028]

(1955: Johnny Costa (with Sandy Block, Bass; Jimmy Crawford, Drums) (LP: Piano Solos) [Coral CRL 57020]

(#12 album-hit voor Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong in 1956 (LP: Ella And Louis) [Verve Records MG V-4003]

(#12 album-hit voor Paul Weston in 1956 (LP: Solo Mood)

(#20 album-hit voor George Shearing Quintet in 1956 (LP: Velvet Carpet)

(1956: Roy Eldridge (Under the personal supervision of Norman Granz) (LP: Little Jazz) [Clef Records MG C-683]

(1956: The Pat Moran Quartet (LP: The Pat Moran Quartet) [Bethlehem BCP-6007]

(1956: Patti Page (Orchestra conducted and arranged by Pete Rugolo) (Recorded: May 7, 8, 1956) (LP: In the Land of Hi Fi) [EmArcy ‎MG-36074]

(1956: Mel Tormé (LP: Mel Tormé Sings Fred Astaire)

(#7 album-hit voor Lester Lanin in 1957 (LP: Dance to the Music of Lester Lanin) {medley}

(#14 album-hit voor Sarah Vaughn in 1957 (LP: Sarah Vaughn Sings George Gershwin)

(1957: Chris Connor (LP: Chris Connor Sings the George Gershwin Almanac of Song) [Atlantic 2-601]

(1957: Maynard Ferguson (LP: Boy with Lots of… Brass) [EmArcy MG 36114]

(1957: Russell Garcia And Strings With Roy Eldridge (LP: That Warm Feeling) [Verve Records MG V-2088]

(1957: Dick Katz op het album van Derek Smith (LP: Jazz Piano International) [Atlantic 1287]

(1957: Bill Perkins, Art Pepper & Richie Kamuca (Arranged by Bill Perkins) (Production: Woody Woodward & Richard Bock) (LP: Just Friends) [Pacific Jazz PJM-401]

(1957: Jo Stafford with the Art Van Damme Quintet (LP: Once Over Lightly) [Columbia CL 968]

(1957: Mel Tormé (Acc. by The Marty Paich Dek-Tette) {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} (LP: Mel Tormé Sings Fred Astaire) [Bethlehem BCP-6013]

(#4 album-hit voor Dakota Staton in 1958 (LP: The Late, Late Show)

(1959: Doris Day with Frank De Vol and his Orchestra (LP: Hooray for Hollywood – Vol. II) [Columbia CS 8067]

(1959: The Jonah Jones Quartet (Produced by Dave Cavanaugh) (LP: Swingin’ ‘Round the World) [Capitol Records ST-1237]

(1959: Morgana King with Ernie Wilkins and His Orchestra (Recorded in RCA Victor’s Studio A, New York City) (Recording Engineer: Ed Begley) (Produced by Chick Crumpacker) (LP: The Greatest Songs Ever Swung) [RCA Camden CAS 543]

(#4 album-hit voor Enoch Light and The Light Brigade ‎(Produced By Enoch Light) als Foggy Day Cha Cha in 1960 (LP: Provocative Percussion, Volume 2) [Command ‎RS 810-S.D.]

(#1 album-hit voor Judy Garland (Orchestra Conducted by Mort Lindsey) in 1961 (LP: Judy at Carnegie Hall) [Capitol Records WBO-1569]

(#4 album-hit voor Frank Sinatra (Orchestra Conducted by Johnny Mandel) in 1961 (LP: Ring-a-Ding Ding!) [Reprise R9-1001]

(1961: Anita Bryant (With Lew Douglas’ Orchestra & Chorus) als A Foggy Day in London Town (LP: In My Little Corner of the World) [Carlton STLP 12/132]

(1962: Mel Tormé With The Jimmy Wisner Trio (LP: Mel Tormé at the Red Hill) [Atlantic SD 8066] {medley: A Foggy Day/A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square}

(1963: The André Previn Trio with Red Mitchell And Frankie Capp (LP: The Light Fantastic: A Tribute to Fred Astaire) [Columbia CL 1888]

(#111 album-hit voor Ella Fitzgerald in 1964 (Arranged and Conducted by Nelson Riddle) (LP: Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Irving Berlin Song Books) [Verve V-4029-5] {Recorded May 1, 1959}

(1965: Petula Clark (Arranged and Produced by Tony Hatch) (LP: The New Petula Clark Album) [Pye NPL.18118]

(#89 album-hit voor The Brass Choir Conducted by Warren Kime (Instrumental with Voices) in 1967 (LP: Brass Impact) [Command RS 910-SD]

(1975: Lyn Collins (The Female Preacher) (Produced by James Brown) (LP: Check Me Out If You Don’t Know Me by Now) [People PE 6605]

(1976: Dick Haymes (LP: For Me, for You, for Evermore) [Audiophile AP-130]

(1991: Eric Miller and His Orchestra (Recorded in April and May 1990) (Producers: Karol Kopernicky, Otto Napp) (CD: Come in from the Rain) [Naxos 8.8800]

(1997: Robert Long als Een trieste dag (piano & accordeon: Koos Mark) (CD: Uit liefde en respect voor Gershwin) [EMI 7243 8 59199 2 3]

(1998: Barbro Svensson (Ulf Johansson Were: piano, trombon) (Andreas Pettersson: gitarr) (Tommy Johnso: bas) (Jan Allan: trumpet) (Lennart “Jonken” Jonsson: tenorsaxofon) (Mats Engström: trummor) (CD: Who’s Sorry Now?) [Gazell GAFCD-1073]

(#7 album-hit voor Michael Bublé (Produced by David Foster and Humberto Gatica) (Recorded and Mixed by Humberto Gatica at Chartmaker Studios) (Arranged by Bill Holman) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} als A Foggy Day (In London Town) in 2005 (CD: It’s Time) [143 Records/Reprise Records 48946-2]

1943: Bing Crosby And Trudy Erwin With Sportsmen Glee Club – People Will Say We’re In Love [Decca 18564] (1 week 2)
People Will Say We’re In Love - Bing Crosby
(vandaag 73 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Richard Rodgers /Tekst: Oscar Hammerstein II)
(Vocal Duet with Glee Club)

(Het origineel is van Alfred Drake & Joan Roberts in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie Oklahoma!, ging op 31 maart 1943 St. James Theatre in première. Na 2212 keer is op 29 mei 1948 de laatste voorstelling)

(#6 hit voor Frank Sinatra (Vocal with Chorus) in 1943 [Columbia 36682] (78 rpm)

(#17 hit voor Hal Goodman and his Orchestra (With Vocal Refrain) in 1943 [The HIT Record 7059] (78 rpm)

(#1 album-hit voor Ralph Flanagan in 1950 (LP: Ralph Flanagan Plays Rodgers & Hammerstein II for Dancing)

(#1 soundtrack-hit voor Gordon MacRae & Shirley Jones in 1955 in de film Oklahoma!)

(1955: Ella Fitzgerald (With Ellis Larkins at the piano) (LP: Ella Songs in a Mellow Mood) [Decca DL 8069]

(1955: Joni James (Orchestra conducted by David Terry) (LP: When I Fall in Love) [MGM E3240]

(1955: Monica Lewis with Jack Kelly and his ensemble (10″ LP: Fools Rush In) [Jubilee LP-20]

(#16 album-hit voor Glenn Miller Army Air Force Band in 1957 (LP: Marvelous Miller Moods)

(1957: Vivian Blaine (LP: Songs from The Great White Way) [Mercury MG-20234]

(1957: Sammy Davis, Jr. And Carmen McRae (With Orchestra Directed by Jack Pleis) (LP: Boy Meets Girl) [Decca DL 8490]

(#17 album-hit voor Lester Lanin And His Orchestra in 1958 (LP: Lester Lanin at the Tiffany Ball) [Epic LN 3410] {medley + Oh, What a Beautiful Morning?/The Surrey with the Fringe on Top/Why Do I Love/You Make Believe/Ol’ Man River/Dixie/Shall We Dance/Getting to KnowYou/Hello, Young Lovers/Buckle Down, Winsocki/Sunshine Girl/It’s Good to Be Alive/My Heart Belongs to Daddy/All of You/Old Devil Moon/Toreador Song/Orchids in the Moonlight/St. Louis Blues/The Music Goes ‘Round and Round/Rhode Island Is Famous for You/’Way Down Yonder in New Orleans}

(#20 album-hit voor Lena Horne (with Lennie Hayton and His Orchestra) (Arr.: Ralph Burns) in 1958 (LP: Give the Lady What She Wants) [RCA Victor LSP 1879]

(#10 album-hit voor Ray Conniff and His Orchestra and Chorus in 1959 (LP: Broadway in Rhythm) [Columbia CL 1252]

(1958: The Anita Kerr Quartet (with orchestra conducted by Jack Pleis and Ralph Burns) (LP: Voices in Hi-Fi) [Decca DL 8647]

(1959: Nancy Wilson (With Orchestra Conducted by Billy May) (LP: Like in Love) [Capitol Records ST-1319]

(1960: Doris Day (Orchestra conducted by Axel Stordahl) (LP Show Time) [Columbia CS 8261]

(#52 album-hit voor Ray Charles And Betty Carter with The Jack Halloran Singers (Arranged and Conducted by Marty Paich) (Produced by Sid Feller) (Recording session held on June 13 and June, 1961 in Hollywood, California) in 1961 (LP: Ray Charles and Betty Carter) [ABC-Paramount ABCS 385]

(1961: Edmundo Ros And His Orchestra And Chorus (LP: Sing ‘n Clap Along with Edmundo Ros) [London PS.226]

(1962: Debbie Reynolds (Orch. Cond. by Billy Vaughn) [Dot 45-16337] (45 rpm)

(#27 album-hit voor Gloria Lynne in 1963 (LP: Gloria, Marty & Strings)

(1966: Jeannie Trevor (LP: Pow! Jeannie Trevor Sings!!) [Mainstream Records S/6075]

(1968: Lawrence Welk (LP: You’ll Never Walk Alone) [Pickwick SPC 3116]

(2006: Tony Christie (CD: Simply in Love) [Tug Records ‎SNOGCD03]

1948: Kay Kyser and his Orchestra – On A Slow Boat To China [Columbia 38301] (7 weken 2)
On A Slow Boat To China - Kay Kyser

(vandaag 68 jaar geleden)
(Frank Loesser)
(Vocal Chorus by Harry Babbitt and Gloria Wood)

{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(#4 hit voor Freddie Martin and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Glenn Hughes and The Martin Men) in 1948 [RCA Victor 20-3123] (78 rpm)

(#6 hit voor Eddy Howard And His Orchestra (Vocal by Eddy Howard) als I’d Love to Get You on a Slow Boat to China in 1948 [Mercury 5210] (78 rpm)

(#12 hit voor Art Lund (Orchestra conducted by Johnny Thompson) in 1948 [MGM 10269] (78 rpm)

(#25 hit voor Larry Clinton And His Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Helen Lee and The Dipsy Doodlers) in 1948; B-kant van This Is the Moment [Decca 24482] (78 rpm)

(#7 hit voor Benny Goodman And His Orchestra (Vocal by Al Hendrickson) in 1949 [Capitol 15208] (78 rpm)

(#24 hit voor Snooky Lanson als I’m Gonna Get You on a Slow Boat to China in 1949 [78-Mercury 5191]

(1956: Sonny Rollins with Modern Jazz Quartet/Art Blakey and Kenny Drew (LP: Sonny Rollins with The Modern Jazz Quartet) [Prestige PRLP 7029]

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

(1957: Al Hibbler (LP: Al Hibbler with the Ellingtonians) [Brunswick BL 54036]

(1958: Bing Crosby & Rosemary Clooney (LP: Fancy Meeting You Here)

(1958: The Four Lads (with Ray Ellis and his Orchestra);B-kant van Put a Light in the Window [Philips 322 209 BF] (45 rpm) {Nederlandse persing}

(1959: Kay Starr (With Orchestra Conducted by Van Alexander) (LP: Movin’!) [Capitol Records T-1254]

(1959: Sonny Stitt (LP: A Little Bit of Stitt) [Royal Roost SLP 2235]

(1960: Emile Ford and The Checkmates [Pye 7N.15245] (45 rpm)

(1960: Hal Munro (Accompaniment directed by Steve Stannard) [Embassy 45-WB 380] (45 rpm)

(1961: Jan Garber And His Orchestra (Instrumental) [Decca 25509] (45 rpm)

(1962: Roy Castle with Wally Stott and his Orchestra; B-kant van Ac Cent Tchu – Ate the Positive [Philips 326529 BF] (45 rpm)

(#122 album-hit voor Ronnie Dove (Arr. by Bill Justis) in 1966 (LP: Ronnie Dove Sings the Hits for You) [Diamond SD-5006]

(1968: Cleo Laine (Accompaniment directed by John Dankworth); B-kant van Don’t Go Love, Don’t Go [Fontana TF 977] (45 rpm)

(1969: Liza Minnelli (Produced By: Larry Marks) (Arranged By: Peter Matz) (LP: Come Saturday Morning) [A&M Records SP 4164]

(#31 album-hit voor Jimmy Buffett in 1982 (LP: Somewhere Over China)

(#14 album-hit voor Bette Midler (Duet With Barry Manilow) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} in 2003 op de Bette Midler (CD: Bette Midler Sings the Rosemary Clooney Songbook) [Columbia CK 90350]

(#90 album-hit voor Renee Olstead Featuring Carol Weisman on Additional Vocals (Arranged by Carol Welsman & Oscar Castro Neves) (Strings Arranged & Conducted by Mort Lindsey) (Background Vocal Arrangement by Carol Welsman) (Drums: David Tull) (Bass: Brian Bromberg) (Piano: Carol Welsman) (Guitar: Dean Parks) (Produced by David Foster and Humberto Gatica) (Recorded and Mixed by Humberto Gatica) (Additional Engineering by Neil Devor and Alejandro Rodriguez) (Digital Pro Tools Engineering by Neil Devor, Alejandro Rodriguez, David Reitzas, Cristian Robles, Jochem van der Saag, Jorge Vivo and Joe Wohlmuth) (Recorded at Chartmaker Studios) (Additional Recording Session at: Henson Recording Studios, Hollywood CA) (Assisted by Jaime Sickora, Mark Valentine, Jon Berkowitz, Glenn Pittman) (Signet Sound Studios, Los Angeles, CA) (Assisted by Brian Dixon and Jason Locklin) (Westlake Audio, Hollywood, CA) (Assisted by Cesar Ramirez and Aaron Walk) (Mixed at Chartmaker Studios) (Assisted by Courtney Blooding and Jorge Vivo) (A&R: David Foster and Jaymes Foster-Levy) (Production Coordination by Erin Haley Wright, Courtney Blooding and Kathy Frangetis) (Music Contractors: Jules Chaikin and Ray Brown) (Music Preparation: JoAnn Kane Music Service – Brian Benison, Julia Eidsvoog, Suzie Katayama, Maurice Spears and Booker White) (Mastered by Vlado Meller at Sony Music Studios) {Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas} in 2004 CD: Renee Olstead) [143 Records/Reprise ‎48704-2]

1954: Doris Day with The Mellomen – If I Give My Heart To You [Columbia 4-40300] (2 weken 3)
If I Give My Heart To You - Doris Day

(vandaag 62 jaar geleden)
(Jimmie Crane; Al Jacobs; Jimmy Brewster)

(B-kant van Anyone Can Fall in Love)

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

(#5 album-hit voor Nat “King” Cole {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 1954 (EP: Nat ‘King’ Cole Sings)

(#8 hit voor Denise Lor (Joe Candulo Orch.) in 1954 [Major Disc Inc. 27-45] (45 rpm)

(#10 hit voor Connee Boswell (Vocal with Orchestra Directed by George Siravo) in 1954 [Decca 9-29148] (45 rpm)

(#14 album-hit voor Les Paul and Mary Ford/Nat “King” Cole in 1954 (LP: Today’s Top Hits, Vol. 12) {zang Nat “King” Cole}

(#25 hit voor The Wright Brothers (Orchestra Conducted by Lennie Martin) in 1954 [MGM K11776] (45 rpm)

(#28 hit voor Dinah Shore (with Orchestra Conducted by Harry Gell) in 1954 [RCA Victor 47-5838] (45 rpm)

(#34 hit voor Kitty Kallen (Orchestra conducted by Milton De Lugg) in 1959 [Columbia 4-41473] (45 rpm)

(1954: Denise Lor (Arranged by Joe Leahy) (Joe Candullo Orch.) [Majar Disc Inc. 27-X45] (45 rpm)

(#5 album-hit voor Bobby Vinton in 1962 (LP: Roses Are Red and Other Songs for the Young and Sentimental) [Epic BN 26020]

(#42 album-hit voor Bert Kaempfert And His Orchestra in 1965 (LP: Three O’Clock in the Morning) [Decca DL 74670]

(#10 C&W-hit voor Margo Smith (Produced By Norro Wilson) (Strings Arranged by Bergen White) in 1979 [Warner Bros. Records WBS 8806] (45 rpm)

1971: Bread – Baby I’m – A Want You [Elektra EKS-45751] (2 weken 3)
Baby I'm - A Want You - Bread

(vandaag 45 jaar geleden)
(David Gates)
(Produced & Arranged by David Gates)

{Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(#32 album-hit voor Wayne Newton in 1972 (LP: Daddy Don’t You Walk So Fast) [Chelsea Records CHE-1001]

(#72 album-hit voor Engelbert Humperdinck (Produced by Gordon Mills) in 1972 (LP: In Time) [Parrot XPAS 71056]

(#92 album-hit voor Jerry Butler in 1972 (LP: The Spice of Life) [Mercury SRM-2-7502]

(#138 album-hit voor Ray Conniff And The Singers in 1972 (LP: I’d Like to Teach the World to Sing) [KC 31220]

(1972: The Fatback Band (LP: Let’s Do It Again) [Perception PLP-28]

(1974: Petula Clark (Arranged by John D’Andrea) (Produced By Tony Scotti) (Executive Producers: Tommy Oliver & John D’Andrea) als Baby I’m a Want You/Everything I Own (LP: Come on Home) [Polydor ‎2383 279]

(1979: Charly McClain (LP: Alone Too Long) [Epic JE 36090]

(#35 C&W-hit voor Stephanie Winslow als Baby, I’m a Want You (Produced By Ray Ruff) in 1980 [Curb Records/Warner Bros. Records WBS49557] (45 rpm)

1982: Laura Branigan – Gloria [Atlantic 4048] (3 weken 2)
Gloria - Laura Branigan
(vandaag 34 jaar geleden)
(Originele tekst & Muziek: Giancarlo Bigazzi; Umberto Tozzi /Engelse tekst: Trevor Veitch)
(Produced by Jack White)
(Co-Produced by Greg Mathieson)

(#2 hit in Italië voor Umberto Tozzi (Música y el Texto: Giancarlo Bigazzi/Umberto Tozzi) (Produzione: Giancarlo Bigazzi per Lisa) (Arrangiamento e direzione: Greg Mathieson) (Union Studio – Monaco) {het origineel} in 1979 [CGD – CGD 10171] (45 rpm)

(1979: Caravelli (Paroles et Musique: Giancarlo Bigazzi/Umberto Tozzi) (Réalisation artistique: Philippe Boutet) (Enregistrement: Studio CBS France) (Ingénieur du son: Jean-Claude Egreteau) (LP: Je l’aime à mourir) [CBS – CBS 84018]

(1982: Sheila (Adapt.: Claude Carrère/Jean Schmitt) (Arrangements: Mat Camison) als Glori, Gloria “Gloria” [Carrere 13.013] (45 rpm) {Franse versie}

(1983: Fausto Papetti als Flashdance Medley: Lady, Lady, Lady/Flashdance… What a Feeling/Gloria/Flashdance… What a Feeling (LP: No-Stop – 37ª Raccolta) [Durium ms AI 77437]

 

Adult Standards/Timeless Classics

1945: Billy Eckstine And his Orchestra – A Cottage For Sale [National Records 9014]
A Cottage For Sale - Billy Eckstine

(vandaag 71 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Willard Robison /Tekst: Larry Conley) 
(Vocal Refrain By Billy Eckstine) 

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

(#8 hit in US Billboard Pop Charts op 27 oktober 1945)

1965: Herb Alpert and The Tijuana Brass – Taste Of Honey [A&M Records 775]
Taste Of Honey - Herb Alpert and The Tijuana Brass

(vandaag 51 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Bobby Scott /Tekst: Ric Marlow)
(Arranged by Herb Alpert)

{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(#1 hit in US Cashbox Top 100 Singles Charts)

(#3 hit in US Record World Top 100 Singles Charts)

(#7 hit in US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Charts)

(#50 US hit voor Martin Denny and His Orchestra (Producer: Si Waronke) (Instrumental) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} als A Taste of Honey op 1 september 1962 [Liberty 55470] (45 rpm)

(#88 US-hit voor The Victor Feldman Quartet (Produced by John Marascalco) (Victor Feldman – piano; Buddy Collette – sax; Leroy Vinnegar – bass; Ron Jefferson – drums) als A Taste of Honey op 1 september 1962 [Infinity INX-020] (45 rpm)

(#134 US Record World Bubbling Under-hit voor Lenny Welch als A Taste of Honey in 1962 [Cadence Records 1428] (45 rpm)

(1962: Eddie Cano (Produced by Neal Hefti) als A Taste of Honey {Radio Breakout Hit}; B-kant van Panchita [Reprise R-20,075] (45 rpm)

(#94 US-hit voor Tony Bennett (Arr. & Cond. by Dick Hyman) (Prod. by Ernie Altschuler) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} als A Taste of Honey op 29 augustus 1964 [Columbia 4-43073] (45 rpm)

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1971: Sonny & Chér – All I Ever Need Is You [Kapp KS-2151] (5 weken 1)
All I Ever Need Is You - Sonny & Chér
(vandaag 45 jaar geleden)
(Eddie Reeves; Jimmy Holiday)
(Produced By: Snuff Garrett)
(Arranged By: Al Capps)
(Engineer: Lennie Roberts)

(#7 hit in de Hot 100 op 25 december 1971)

(#52 album-hit voor Ray Charles {het origineel} in 1971 (LP: Volcanic Action of My Soul) [ABC Records/TRC ABCS-726]

(1972: Lena Martell (Arranged and Conducted by Nicky Wells and Cy Payne) (LP: The Touch of Lena Martell) [Pye Records NSPL.18385]

(#102 Bubbling Under-hit voor Kenny Rogers & Dottie West (Produced by Larry Butler) (Engineer: Billy Sherrill) (String Arrangements by Bill Justis) in 1979 [United Artists Records UA-X1276-Y] (45 rpm)

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

1961: Patsy Cline – Crazy [Decca 31317] (2 weken 2)
Crazy - Patsy Cline

(vandaag 55 jaar geleden)
(Willie Nelson)
(Vocal With Chorus And Instrumental Accompaniment)

(#9 hit in de Hot 100 op 27 november 1961)

{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(1962: Willie Nelson {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} (LP: …And Then I Wrote) [Liberty LRP-3239]

(#143 album-hit voor Eydie Gorme in 1964 (LP: Gorme Country Style) [Columbia CS 8920]

(#73 C&W-hit voor Ray Price (Arranged by Cam Mullins) (Conducted by Grady Martin) (Don Law Productions) in 1967 [Columbia 4-44195] (45 rpm)

(1967: Marion Worth (Vocal With Chorus And Instrumental Accompaniment) (LP: A Woman Needs Love) [Decca DL 74936]

(1968: Eydie Gorme (LP: The Look of Love) [Columbia CS 9652]

(#6 C&W-hit voor Linda Ronstadt (Produced by Peter Asher); B-kant van Someone to Lay Down Beside Me (℗ 1976) in 1977 [Asylum Records E-45361] (45 rpm)

(#29 album-hit voor Patsy Cline in 1985 op de Music from the Motion Picture Soundtrack (LP: Sweet Dreams: The Life and Times of Patsy Cline) [MCA Records ‎MCA-6149]

(1985: Wendel Adkins als Medley: Funny How Time Slips Away/Crazy/Night Life (LP: If That Ain’t Country…) [Mill Records ‎MILL 5027]

(1988: The Del Rubio Triplets (Produced by Bill Rhea) (Recorded and mixed at MaxSound, Longbeach, CA) (Engineered by Max Solomon) (Mastered by John Golden at K-disc, Hollywood, CA) (LP: Three Gals, Three Guitars) [Cabazon/Blue Yonder Records BY 333]

(#30 album-hit voor Julio Iglesias {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} (LP: Crazy) in 1994)

(#103 album-hit voor Willie Nelson (Produced by Jimmy Bowen) in 1994 (CD: Healing Hands of Time) [Liberty 7243-8-30420-2-9]

(2009: Patrizio Buanne (Produced by Humberto Gatica) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} (CD: Patrizio) [Warner Bros. 5186543062L]

1965: Brenda Lee – Rusty Bells [Decca 31849] (1 week 3)
Rusty Bells - Brenda Lee
(vandaag 51 jaar geleden)
(Richard Ahlert; Eddie Snyder)
(Vocal With Chorus And Instrumental Accompaniment)

(B-kant van If You Don’t (Not Like You)

(#33 hit in de Hot 100 op 27 november 1965)

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1976: Mel Tillis – Good Woman Blues [MCA Records MCA-40627] (2 weken 1)
Good Woman Blues - Mel Tillis
(vandaag 40 jaar geleden)
(Ken McDuffie)
(Produced by Mel Tillis And John Virgin)

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

1982: Janie Fricke – It Ain’t Easy Bein’ Easy [Columbia 38-03214] (1 week 1)
It Ain’t Easy Bein’ Easy - Janie Fricke
(vandaag 34 jaar geleden)
(Shawna Harrington; Mark Gray; Leslie Taylor)
(Produced by Bob Montgomery)

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

1993: Alabama – Reckless [RCA 07863 62636-7] (1 week 1)
Reckless - Alabama
(vandaag 23 jaar geleden)
(Jeff Stevens; Michael Clark)
(Produced by Josh Leo, Larry Michael Lee and Alabama)

(#123 Bubbling Under-hit op 27 november 1993)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1948: The Orioles – It’s Too Soon To Know [It’s A Natural 5000] (1 week 1)
It’s Too Soon To Know - The Orioles
(vandaag 68 jaar geleden)
(Deborah Chessler)
(Vocal Quintet with Rhythm)

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

(#2 R&B-hit voor Dinah Washington (Vocal With Quartet and Rhythm) {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} in 1948 [Mercury 8107] (78 rpm)

(#6 R&B-hit voor Ella Fitzgerald (Vocal With Male Quartet And Instrumental Accompaniment) in 1948 [Decca 24497] (78 rpm)

(#11 R&B-hit voor The Ravens featuring Jimmy Ricks, Bass; Maithe Marshall, Tenor; Warren Suttles, Leonard Puzey; Howard Biggs, Arr.) (Vocal Quartet With Rhythm Acc.) in 1948 [National Records 9056] (78 rpm)

(1956: The Four Lovers (LP: Joyride) [RCA Victor LPM 1317]

(#4 pop-hit voor Pat Boone (Orchestra & Chorus conducted by Billy Vaughn) in 1958; B-kant van A Wonderful Time Up There [Dot 45-15690] (45 rpm)

(#54 pop-hit voor Etta James; B-kant van Seven Day Fool in 1961 [Argo 5402] (45 rpm)

(Enkele dagen later op 1 december 1948 wordt de Rotterdammer Piet Roozenburg wereldkampioen dammen. Datzelfde jaar wordt hij uitgeroepen tot Nederlands sportman van het jaar. Piet is wereldkampioen dammen in de periode 1948-1956 en achtvoudig Nederlands kampioen, in de jaren 1943, 1948, 1950, 1954, 1963 tot en met 1966. Hij overlijdt op 27 april 2003 in Ochten.)

1954: The Charms – Hearts Of Stone [De Luxe 6062] (9 weken 1)
Hearts Of Stone - The Charms
(vandaag 62 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Eddy Ray /Muziek: Rudy Jackson)
(Vocal by The Charms With Orchestra)

(#15 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 1 januari 1955)

(Het origineel is van The Jewels {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}; B-kant van Runnin’ uit 1954 [R and B RB-1301] (45 rpm)

(1954: The Three Bells (Larry Clinton Orchestra) [Bell 1080] (78 rpm)

(#1 pop-hit voor The Fontane Sisters with Billy Vaughn’s Orchestra {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} op 5 februari 1955 [Dot 45-15265] (45 rpm)

(#4 C&W-hit voor Red Foley With Anita Kerr Singers (Singing With Instrumental Accompanimnent) in 1955 [Decca 9-29375] (45 rpm)

(1955: Black & White als Een hart van steen; B-kant van The Naughty Lady of Shady Lane [78-Philips P 17418 H]

(1955: Billy Cotton And His Band featuring The Bandits; B-kant van The Naughty Lady of Shady Lane [Decca 45-F 10459] (45 rpm)

(1958: Tommy Sands (With Bob Bain’s Music) (LP: Sands Storm!) [Capitol Records T-1081]

(1960: Connie Francis (Orchestra Conducted by Ray Ellis) (LP: Country and Western Golden Hits) [MGM SE 3795]

(1960: Johnny Preston (LP: Running Bear) [Mercury MG-20592]

(#20 pop-hit voor Bill Black’s Combo in 1961 [Hi 45-2028] (45 rpm)

(#37 pop-hit voor The Blue Ridge Rangers (Arranged & Produced by John Fogerty) in 1973 [Fantasy FANT-700] (45 rpm)

(Twee dagen later op 29 november 1954 worden de immigratiefaciliteiten op Ellis Island, een eiland in de haven van New York City gesloten. Vanaf 1892 deed het dienst als grenspost voor aankomende nieuwe immigranten die zich in de VS wilden vestigen. Tussen 1 januari 1892 en november 1954 kwamen in totaal zo’n 12 miljoen immigranten door de poorten van het verwerkingscentrum op Ellis Island. In 1965 wordt Ellis Island een onderdeel van het Statue of Liberty National Monument en in 1976 wordt het opengesteld voor het publiek. Het huidige Ellis Island National Monument wordt door zo’n 2 miljoen mensen per jaar bezocht.)

1965: Marvin Gaye – Ain’t That Peculiar [Tamla T-54122] (1 week 1)
Ain’t That Peculiar - Marvin Gaye
(vandaag 51 jaar geleden)
(Warren Moore; William Robinson; Bobby Rogers; Marvin Tarplin)
(Produced By: Smokey [ = William Robinson)

(#8 hit in de Hot 100 op 20 november 1965)

(#16 album-hit voor Ramsey Lewis in 1966 (LP: Wade in the Water) [Cadet LPS-774]

(#129 Bubbling Under-hit voor Ramsey Lewis (Produced by Esmond Edmunds) (Arranged by Richard Evans) in 1966 [Cadet 5541] (45 rpm)

(#35 R&B-hit voor George Tindley (A Lynnewood Production) (Arranged by: Tom Sellers) in 1969 [Wand WND 11205] (45 rpm)

(#85 pop-hit voor Fanny (Produced by Richard Perry) (June-Slide Guitar & Vocal Jean-Bass Nickey-Pianos-Alice-Drums Bobby Keys-Baritone Sax) in 1972 [Reprise Records REP 1080] (45 rpm)

(#44 pop-hit voor Diamond Reo (Production and Sound: David Shaffer) (Production Assistant: Mike Hayson) (℗ 1974) in 1975 [Big Tree Records BT 16030] (45 rpm)

(1974: Martha Reeves (Produced by Richard Perry) (LP: Martha Reeves) [MCA Records‎ MCA-414]

(1976: George Benson (LP: Benson Burner) [Columbia CG 33569]

(#3 album-hit voor Marvin Gaye in 1977 als Medley I: Ain’t That Peculiar/You’re a Wonderful One/Stubborn Kind of Fellow/Pride and Joy/Little Darling (I Need You)/I Heard It Through the Grapevine/Hitch Hike /You/Too Busy Thinking About My Baby/How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved by You) (LP: Marvin Gaye Live at the London Palladium) [Tamla T7-352R2]

(#54 R&B-hit voor Stevie Woods (Produced by Jack White & Robbie Buchanan) (Executive Producer: Jack White) (℗ 1983) in 1984 [Cotillion 7-99815] (45 rpm)

(1995: Booker T. & The MG’s (All Titles Previously Unissued) (CD: Booker T & The MG’s Play the “Hip Hits”) [Ace CDSXD 065]

1976: Brick – Dazz [Bang Records B-727] (4 weken 1)
Dazz - Brick - foto
(vandaag 40 jaar geleden)
(Ray Ransom; Reggie Hargis; Eddie Irons)
(Producers: Jim Healy, Johnny Ducan, Robert E. Lee and Brick)

(#3 hit in de Hot 100 op 29 januari 1977)

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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 (©2016)

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Australië:

1954: Dean Martin – Sway (Quien Sera) (1 week 1)
(vandaag 62 jaar geleden)
(Spaanse tekst & Muziek: Pablo Beltrán Ruiz /Engelse tekst: Norman Gimbell)
(With Orchestra Conducted by Dick Stabile)
(Vocal Group with Orchestra)

(#15 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 14 augustus 1954)

{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(Het origineel is van Nelson Pinedo Con la Sonora Matancera als ¿Quién será? uit 1953)

(1955: Les Baxter And His Orchestra als Sway (Quien Era) (LP: Caribbean Moonlight) [Capitol Records T-733]

(#14 hit in Amerika voor Bobby Rydell {Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas} als Sway in 1960 [Cameo C-182] (45 rpm)

(#47 album-hit in Amerika voor Michael Bublé {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} {Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas} als Sway in 2003 (CD: Michael Bublé) [143 Records 9362-48376-2]

(#118 album-hit in Amerika voor Peter Cincotti (Produced by Phil Ramone) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} als Sway in 2003 (CD: Peter Cincotti) [Concord Records ‎CCD-2159-2]

(#106 Bubbling Under-hit in Amerika voor Glee Cast als Sway in 2010)

(2011: Michael Feinstein (Produced by Bill Elliott) (Executive Producers: Jim Morey and Terry Flannery) {Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas} als Sway (CD: Sinatra Project, Vol. II: The Good Life) [Concord Jazz ‎CJA-33097-02]

2005: The Black Eyed PeasMy Humps (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 11 jaar geleden)
(William Adams; David Payton)
(Produced by Will.i.am [ = William James Adams Jr.]
(Engineered by Will.i.am & Jason “Ill-aroma” Villaroman)
(Mixed by Serban Ghenea)
(Vocals: Fergie & Will.i.am)
(Drum programming, Bass, Clavinet & Organ: Will.i.am)
(Bevat een interpolatie uit I Need a Freak van Sexual Harrassment (1983)

(#3 hit in de US Hot 100 op 5 november 2005)

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Australia and charts sourced from Wikipedia

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