14 december

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

De nummer 1-hits van 14 december

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1918: Charles Harrison – I’m Always Chasing Rainbows [Victor 18496] (5 weken 1)
I’m Always Chasing Rainbows - Charles Harrison
(vandaag 98 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Joseph McCarthy /Muziek: Harry Carroll)
(Tenor with orchestra)

(Uit de Broadway-musical theaterproductie Oh Look!, ging op 7 maart 1918 in Vanderbilt Theatre, NY in première. Op 4 mei 1918 is de laatste voorstelling)

(Op schrift gezet door Frédéric Chopin als Moderato cantabile from fantaisie impromptu, op. 66 in 1843)

(#5 hit voor Harry Fox in 1918 [Columbia 2557] (78 rpm)

(#6 hit voor Prince’s Orchestra in 1918 [78-Columbia A6064]

(#9 hit voor Sam Ash in 1918 [78-Emerson 930]

(1918: American Republic Band [78-Pathé Actuelle 22016]

(1919: Henry Burr [78-OKeh 1136]

(1919: Harvey Wilson [Edison Blue Amberol Record 3646] (wax cylinder)

(1929: Carolina Club Orchestra [78-OKeh 41409]

(1940: Bob Chester and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Betty Bradley) [Bluebird B-10987] (78 rpm)

(1940: Walter Gross [78-Bluebird B-10795]

(1941: Al Goodman and his Orchestra [78-Columbia 36216]

(1941: Benny Goodman and his Orchestra [78-Columbia 35916]

(1941: Judy Garland in de film Ziegfeld Girl)

(1941: Joe Reichman and his Orchestra [78-Victor 27333]

(1945: Harry James and his Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Buddy Di Vito) [Columbia 36899] (78 rpm)

(1945: John Payne & Betty Grable in de film The Dolly Sisters)

(#5 hit voor Perry Como and The Satisfyers with Russ Case and his Orchestra in 1946; B-kant van You Won’t Be Satisfied (Until You Break My Heart) [Victor 20-1788] (78 rpm)

(#5 album-hit voor Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians in 1946 (LP: Lombardoland)

(#7 hit voor Dick Haymes And Helen Forrest (Vocal Duet with Orchestra Directed by Earle Hagen) in 1946 [Decca 23472] (78 rpm)

(#9 hit voor Harry James and his Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Buddy Di Vito) in 1946 [Columbia 36899] (78 rpm)

(#1 album-hit voor Perry Como in 1948 (LP: A Sentimental Date with Perry Como) [RCA Victor P 187] RCA 20-2663 B] [78 rpm Box Set)

(1954: Ken Griffin (At the Organ with Guitar Accompaniment); B-kant van Ain’t She Sweet [Columbia 4-40569] (45 rpm)

(#1 album-hit voor Jackie Gleason in 1955 (LP: Lonesome Echo)

(1957: Lenny Herman and His Orchestra (LP: Dance Party) [Riverside RLP 12-809]

(#9 album hit voor Ray Conniff and his Orchestra and Chorus in 1958 (LP: Concert in Rhythm) [Columbia CL 1163]

(#11 album-hit voor The Four Freshmen (Orchestra Conducted by Dick Reynolds) in 1958 (LP: Voices in Love) [Capitol Records ST-1074]

(1960: Tony Bennett (Orchestra conducted by Frank DeVol) (LP: Alone Together) [Columbia CS 8262]

(#113 album-hit voor Della Reese (Arranged and conducted by Mercer Ellington) in 1961 (LP: Special Delivery) [RCA Victor LSP 2391]

(1961: Gloria Lynne with Ernie Wilkins and his Orchestra (LP: Day in Day Out) [Everest SDBR 1101]

(#5 album-hit voor Tony Bennett in 1962 (LP: I Left My Heart in San Francisco) [Columbia CS 8669]

(#40 album-hit voor Al Jolson in 1962 (LP: The Best of Jolson) [Decca DXA 169]

(1962: Jackie Walker with Baysiders [Everest 20010] (45 rpm)

(1962: Tammy Grimes (Arranged And Conducted By Luther Henderson) (Produced By Mike Berniker) (LP: Tammy Grimes) [Columbia CS 8589]

(#75 album-hit voor Johnny Mathis in 1964 (LP: The Wonderful World of Make Believe) [Mercury SR-60913]

(1964: Hugo & Luigi (LP: The Cascading Voices of the Hugo & Luigi Chorus – With Brass) [RCA Victor LSP 2789]

(1966: Sammy Davis Jr. and Laurindo Almeida (LP: Sammy Davis, Jr. Sings and Laurindo Almeida Plays) [Reprise Records RS 6236]

(1967: The Happenings (Produced by The Tokens) (LP: Psycle) [B.T. Puppy Records BTPS 1003]

(#27 album-hit voor Alice Cooper in 1976 (LP: Alice Cooper Goes to Hell) [Warner Bros. Records BS 2896]

(#86 album-hit voor Jane Olivor in 1977 (LP: Chasing Rainbows) [Columbia PC 34917]

(#38 album-hit voor Barbra Streisand in 1991 (CD: Just for the Record…) [Columbia 44111]

1946: Kay Kyser and his Orchestra – Ole Buttermilk Sky [Columbia 37073] (2 weken 1)
Ole Buttermilk Sky - Kay Kyser

(vandaag 70 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Hoagy Carmichael; Jack Brooks)
(Vocal Chorus by Michael Douglas and The Campus Kids)

(B-kant van On the Wrong Side of You)

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

(Het origineel is van Hoagy Carmichael in de film Canyon Passage met in de hoofdrollen Dana Andrews, Brian Donlevy & Susan Hayward, ging op 15 juli 1946 in Portland, Oregon en op 17 juli 1946 in New York City in première)

(#2 hit voor Hoagy Carmichael and Orchestra op 28 december 1946 [Ara 155] (78 rpm)

(#6 hit voor Paul Weston And His Orchestra With Matt Dennis (Vocal With Orchestra) in 1946 [Capitol 285] (78 rpm)

(#7 hit voor Helen Carroll and The Satisfiers with Russ Case and his Orchestra in 1946 [RCA Victor 20-1982] (78 rpm)

(#12 hit voor Danny O’Neil With Virg Davis And His Orchestra And Choir in 1946 [Majestic 7199] (78 rpm)

(#14 hit voor Connee Boswell (Vocal with Orchestra Directed by Bob Haggart) in 1946 [Decca 18913] (78 rpm)

(1946: Hoagy Carmichael (Vocal With Orchestra Directed By Lou Bring) [Decca 23769] (78 rpm)

(1956: Nellie Lutcher with Russ Garcia and His Orchestra (LP: Our New Nellie) [Liberty LRP 3014]

(1959: The Mello-Larks {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} (LP: Just for a Lark) [RCA Camden CAS 530]

(#25 hit voor Bill Black’s Combo in 1961 [Hi 45-2036] (45 rpm)

(1961: The Four Freshmen (Orchestra under the direction of Billy May) (LP: Voices in Fun) [Capitol Records T-1543]

(1963: The Page Boys (Vocal With Insstrumental Accompaniment) (A Gaudio-Valli Production) {Radio Breakout Hit} [Decca 31505] (45 rpm)

1959: Guy Mitchell – Heartaches By The Number [Columbia 4 41476] (2 weken 1)
Heartaches By The Number - Guy Mitchell
(vandaag 57 jaar geleden)
(Harlan Howard)
(Orchestra under the direction of Joe Sherman)

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

(#2 C&W-hit voor Ray Price {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} {het origineel} in 1959 [Columbia 4 41374] (45 rpm)

(#2 hit in Duitsland voor Peter Alexander (Orchester Erich Werner) in 1960 als Ich zähle täglich Meine Sorgen [Polydor NH 24 174] (45 rpm)

(1960: Peter Abrams and The Rockers [45-Life Records NP 2502] {uit Denemarken}

(1960: Jan & Kjeld [45-Triola Records TD 45-54]

(1960: Grady Martin And The Slewfoot Five (Instrumental) [Decca 25642] (45 rpm)

(1960: Grady Martin And The Slewfoot Five (LP: Big City Lights) [Decca DL 74072]

(1960: Paul Rich (Arrompaniment directed by Gordon Franks) [Embassy 45-WB 374] (45 rpm)

(1961: George Jones (LP: George Jones Sings Country & Western Hits) [Mercury SR-60624]

(1961: Buck Owens (LP: Buck Owens Sings Harlan Howard) [Capitol Records ST-1482]

(1961: Kitty Wells (LP: Heartbreak U.S.A.) [Decca DL 74141]

(#22 album-hit voor Connie Francis (Arrangements by Bill McElhiney; vocal accompaniment by The Jordanaires) in 1962 (LP: Country Music Connie Style) [MGM SE 4079]

(1964: Jean Boucher als Près de ma blonde in 1964; B-kant van Je t’aime plus fort [45-Click CK-61]

(#35 hit voor Johnny Tillotson (Produced by Paul Tannen) (Arranged by Bill McElhiney) in 1965 [MGM K13376] (45 rpm)

(1965: Bing Crosby (Orchestra and chorus arranged and conducted by Bill Justis) (LP: Bing Crosby Sings the Great Country Hits) [Capitol Records ST-2346]

(1965: Harlan Howard (LP: All-Time Favorite Country Songwriter) [Monument SLP 18038]

(1965: Johnny Tillotson (Arranged by Bill McElhiney) (Vocal accompaniment by The Anita Kerr Singers) (LP: That’s My Style) [MGM SE 4302]

(#93 album-hit voor Lawrence Welk and his orchestra (℗ 1965) in 1966 (LP: Today’s Great Hits) [Dot DLP 25,663]

(1966: Willie Nelson (LP: Country Favorites, Willie Nelson Style) [RCA Victor LSP 3528]

(1967: The Canadian Sweethearts (LP: Side by Side / Pop & Country) [Epic BN 26243]

(1967: Bobby Goldsboro & Del Reeves (LP: Our Way of Life) [United Artists UAS 6615]

(1967: Waylon Jennings (Produced by Chet Atkins) (LP: Waylon Sings Ol’ Harlan) [RCA Victor LSP 3660]

(1967: Dottie West And The Heartaches (LP: The Sound of Country Music) [RCA Camden CAS 2155]

(#127 album-hit voor Jerry Lee Lewis in 1969 (LP: Jerry Lee Lewis Sings the Country Music Hall of Fame Hits Vol. 1) [ Smash SRS 67117]

(#161 album-hit voor Conway Twitty in 1969 (LP: I Love You More Today) [Decca DL 75131]

(#28 album-hit voor Ray Price (Arranged and Conducted by Cam Mullins) in 1970 (LP: For the Good Times) [Columbia C 30106]

(1970: Country Joe McDonald (with The Jordanaires) (LP: Tonight I’m Singing Just for You) [Vanguard VSD-6557]

(#26 C&W-hit voor Jack Reno (A Glori-B Production) in 1972 [Target Records T13-0141] (45 rpm)

(#149 album-hit voor Lawrence Welk in 1972 (LP: Reminiscing) [Ranwood R-5001]

(1976: Lawrence Welk Presents Ava Barber (Produced By Dean Kay & Mac Curtis) (Musicians and Vocalists – Bakersfield Session: (Keyboards: Jim Shaw) (Lead and Steel Guitars: Terry Christoffersen) (Rhythm Guitars: Don Lee, Buddy Allan and Ronnie Jackson)  (Banjo: Ronnie Jackson) (Drums: Jerry Wiggins and Randy Sears) (Bass: Doyle Singer) (Background Vocals: The Harry Middlebrooks Singers) (Recorded At: Buck Owens Studios, Bakersfield, California) (Engineer: Terry Gaiser) (Background Vocals Recorded at: RCA Studios, Nashville, Tennessee, Capitol Recording Studios, Hollywood, California and Studio Masters, Hollywood, California) (Re-Mix Engineer: Terry Gaiser) (Mastered At: Artisan Sound Recorders, Hollywood, California) (LP: Country as Grits) [Ranwood‎ R 8170]

(1978: Warren Smith (Engineered By Tom Cunningham, Dave Garner, Ron Morgan) (Mixed By Tom Cunningham) (Produced By Michel Cattin) (LP: The Legendary) [Lake County LPS 506]

(#22 album-hit voor Rosanne Cash in 2009 (CD: The List)

1968: Marvin Gaye – I Heard It Through The Grapevine [Tamla T-54176] (7 weken 1)
I Heard It Through The Grapevine - Marvin Gaye
(vandaag 48 jaar geleden)
(Norman Whitfield; Barrett Strong)
(Produced by Norman Whitfield)

(#42 album-hit voor Smokey Robinson And The Miracles {het origineel} {Recorded in 1966} in 1968 (LP: Special Occasion) [Tamla ‎TS 290]

(#2 hit voor Gladys Knight & the Pips (Produced By Norman Whitfield) op 16 december 1967 [Soul S-35039] (45 rpm)

(#60 album-hit voor Gladys Knight & The Pips in 1967 (LP: Everybody Needs Love) [Soul S 706]

(#63 album-hit voor Marvin Gaye in 1968 (LP: In the Groove) [Tamla TS 285]

(#83 hit voor King Curtis & The Kingpins (Arr. and Produced by Arif Mardin) (Instrumental) in 1968 [Atco Records 6598] (45 rpm)

(#190 album-hit voor King Curtis 1968 (LP: The Best of King Curtis) [Atco SD 33-266]

(#198 album-hit voor King Curtis in 1968 (LP: Sweet Soul) [Atco Records SD 33 247]

(1968: Bobby Taylor and the Vancouvers (LP: Bobby Taylor and the Vancouvers) [Gordy GLP-930]

(#13 album-hit voor The Temptations in 1969 (LP: Cloud Nine) [Gordy GS-939]

(#142 album-hit voor Ike & Tina Turner And The Ikettes in 1969 (LP: In Person) [Minit LP-24018]

(#180 album-hit voor Chi-Lites in 1969 (LP: Give It Away) [Brunswick BL 754152]

(#185 album-hit voor Young-Holt Unlimited in 1969 (LP: Just a Melody) [Brunswick Records BL 754150]

(#200 album-hit voor Rustix in 1969 (LP: Bedlam) [Rare Earth RS 508]

(1969 Trini Lopez (Horn Arrangements by Jimmie Haskell) (LP: The Whole Enchilada) [Reprise Records RS 6337]

(1969: Le grand orchestre Paul Mauriat (Réalisation Artistique: Paul Guiot) (Prise de son: Franck Giboni) (Assistant: Roland Guillotel) (LP: Un jour, un enfant) [Philips 844 972 BY]

(1969: Dick Rosmini (Arranged by Paul Lewinson) (LP: A Genuine Rosmini) [Imperial LP-12440]

(#1 album-hit voor Creedendce Clearwater Revival (Arranged and Produced by John C. Fogerty) in 1970 (LP: Cosmo’s Factory) [Fantasy 8402]

(1970: Sounds Nice Featuring Tim Mycroft on Keyboards (Arranged and Conducted by Paul Buckmaster) (LP: Love at First Sight) [Parlophone PCS 7089] of [Rare Earth RS 512] (Amerikaanse persing}

(#43 album-hit voor The Undisputed Truth in 1971 (LP: The Undisputed Truth) [Gordy G-955L]

(1971: Ella Fitzgerald (Arrangements and Orchestra Conducted by Gerald Wilson) (LP: Things Ain’t W hat They Used to Be (And You Better Believe It) [Reprise Records RS 6432]

(1971: Albino Gorilla als Grapevine (I Heard It Through The) (LP: Detroit 1984) [Kama Sutra KSBS-2028]

(#77 album-hit voor Mouth & MacNeal (Arranged and Conducted by Harry van Hoof) in 1972 (LP: How Do You Do?) [Philips PHS-700-000]

(1972: Panhandle (LP: Panhandle) [Decca SKL.5105]

(#43 hit in voor Creedendce Clearwater Revival Featuring John Fogerty (Arranged and Produced by John C. Fogerty) (℗ 1975) in 1976 [Fantasy-759] (45 rpm)

(#188 album-hit voor Earl Klugh (Arranged and Conducted by Dave Grusin) in 1976 (LP: Living Inside Your Love) [Blue Note BN-LA667-G]

(#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]

(#28 album-hit voor Average White Band (℗ 1976) in 1977 (LP: Person to Person) [Atlantic SD 2-1002]

(#76 album-hit voor Joe Cocker in 1978 (LP: Luxury You Can Afford) [Asylum 6E-145]

(#60 hit in Engeland voor The Slits (Produced By The Slits) in 1979; B-kant van Typical Girls [Island WIP 6505] (45 rpm)

(#17 album-hit voor Marvin Gaye in 1983 op de various artists Music from the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (LP: The Big Chill) [Motown 6062 ML]

(#1 R&B-hit voor Roger (Produced By Roger Troutman) op 7 november 1981 [Warner Bros. WBS49786] (45 rpm)

(#84 hit voor The California Raisins (Lead vocals by Buddy Miles) (Produced by Ross Vannelli) (Arranged by Ed Grenga And Ross Vannelli) (℗ 1987) in 1988 [Priority Records LS 9719] (45 rpm)

(Enkele dagen later op 19 december 1968 wordt het Kanaal van Gent naar Terneuzen geopend door koningin Juliana en koning Boudewijn. Het Kanaal van Gent naar Terneuzen is een kanaal dat de stad Gent in België verbindt met de Westerschelde, waardoor de stad dus een rechtstreekse verbinding met de Noordzee heeft.)

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1907: Billy Murray – Take Me Around Again (1 week 2)
Take Me Around Again
(vandaag 109 jaar geleden)
(Written: Edward Rose /Composed: Kerry Mills)

1912: Peerless Quartet – Kentucky Days (2 weken 3)
Kentucky Days
(vandaag 104 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Jack Mahoney /Muziek: Percy Wenrich)

1929: Rudy Vallée and His Connecticut Yankees – Lonely Troubadour [Victor 22136] (1 week 2)
Lonely Troubadour - Rudy Vallée
(vandaag 87 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: John Klenner)
(Vocal refrain by Rudy Vallée)

(B-kant van You Want Lovin’ (But I want Love)

(#4 hit voor Ted Lewis And His Band (Incidental singing by Ted Lewis) in 1929 [Columbia 1957-D] (78 rpm)

1935: Freddy Martin and his Orchestra – A Little Bit Independent (But Easy On The Eyes) [Brunswick 7559] (2 weken 3)
A Little Bit Independent - Freddy Martin
(vandaag 81 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Edgar Leslie /Muziek: Joe Burke)
(Vocal Chorus by Trio)

(B-kant van One Night in Monte Carlo)

(#1 hit voor “Fats” Waller and his Rhythm (Vocal refrain and piano by “Fats” Waller) op 28 december 1935 [Victor 25196] (78 rpm)

(#8 hit voor Bob Crosby and his Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Bob Crosby) als A Little Bit Independent in 1936; B-kant van No Other One [Decca 629] (78 rpm)

(1951: Georgia Gibbs And Bob Crosby And His Orchestra (Vocal Duet With Orchestra) [Coral 60277] (78 rpm)

(#3 album-hit voor Eddie Fisher in 1952 (LP: Eddie Fisher Sings)

(1956: Dave King with The Roland Shaw Orchestra and The Keynotes als A Little Bit Independent [Decca F.10720] (78 rpm)

(1959: Lawrence Welk And His Champage Music in Champagne Medley Time Part II Waltz Medley Time (LP: Mr. Music Maker) [Dot DLP 3164] {medley: A Little Bit Independent/I’ll Never Say “Never Again” Again/You’re Driving Me Crazy/Makin’ Whoopee!/Scatterbrain}

1940: Charlie Barnet and his Orchestra – Pompton Turnpike [Bluebird B-10825] (1 week 3)
Pompton Turnpike - Charlie Barnet

(vandaag 76 jaar geleden)
(Will Osborne; Dick Rogers)

(B-kant van I Don’t Want to Cry Any More)

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

(1953: Oscar Peterson: The Trio Set (Barney Kessel, Herb Ellis, Ray Brown) (LP: Jazz at the Philharmonic) [Verve 825 099-1]

(1956: Oscar Peterson (LP: Recital by Oscar Peterson) [Clef Records C-694]

(1959: George Williams and His Orchestra (LP: Swing Classics in Stereo) [United Artists UAS 6027]

1963: The Kingsmen – Louie Louie [Wand 143] (6 weken 2)
Louie Louie - The Kingsmen
(vandaag 53 jaar geleden)
(Richard Berry)
(“Lead vocal by Jack Ely”)
(A Jerden Production by Ken Chase & Jerry Dennon)

(Het origineel is van Richard Berry and The Pharaohs in 1957 [Flip Records, Inc. 45-321] (45 rpm)

(1961: Rockin Robin Roberts [Etiquette ET-1] (45 rpm)

(#103 Bubbling Under-hit voor Paul Revere And The Raiders (Prod. by Roger Hart) in 1963 [Columbia 4-42814] (45 rpm)

(#13 album-hit voor The Beach Boys in 1964 (LP: Shut Down Volume 2) [Capitol Records ST-2027]

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

(#13 album-hit voor The Kinks in 1965 (LP: Kinks-Size) [Reprise RS 6158]

(#16 album-hit voor The Ventures in 1965 (LP: The Ventures à Go-Go) [Dolton BST-8037]

(#33 album-hit voor Jan & Dean (Orchestra Arranged by Hal Blaine) (Arranged and Produced by Jan Berry in 1965 (LP: Command Performance/Live in Person) [Liberty LST-7403]

(1965: The Invictas (LP: The Invictas à Go-Go) [Sahara Records SA-101]

(#71 album-hit voor Paul Revere & The Raiders Featuring Mark Lindsay in 1965 (LP: Here They Come!) [Columbia CS 9107]

(1965: Sonics; B-kant van Cinderella [Etiquette ET-23] (45 rpm)

(#8 album-hit voor The Beach Boys in 1966 (LP: Best of the Beach Boys) [Capitol Records DT-2545]

(#8 album-hit in Engeland voor The Troggs in 1966 (LP: From Nowhere) [Fontana TL.5355]

(#13 album-hit voor The Sandpipers ‎(Produced By Tommy LiPuma) (Arranged By Nick DeCaro) (Engineered By Bruce Botnick) (Spanish Consultant: Miss Consuelo Ortega) in 1966 (LP: Guantanamera) [A&M Records ‎SP-4117]

(#30 hit voor The Sandpipers (Arranged by Nick De Caro) (Produced by Tommi Li Puma) in 1966 [A&M Records 819] (45 rpm)

(#97 hit voor The Kingsmen (“Lead vocal by Jack Ely”) (A Jerden Production by Ken Chase & Jerry Dennon) in 1966 [Wand 143] (45 rpm) {dezelfde versie}

(#126 album-hit voor Sandy Nelson (℗ 1965) in 1966 (LP: Boss Beat) [Imperial LP-12298]

(#128 Bubbling Under-hit voor Travis Wammack (Instrumental) in 1966 [Atlantic 45-2322] (45 rpm)

(#135 album-hit voor Mongo Santamaria (Arranged by Robert Mersey) in 1966 (LP: Hey! Let’s Party) [Columbia CS 9273]

(1966: Ace Cannon (Arrangements: Reggie Young, Jerry Arnold) (Engineer: Ray Harris) (Supervision: Joe Cuoghi) (LP: Sweet & Tuff) [Hi Records SHL 32030]

(1966: The Sonics (LP: Boom) [Etiquette ET-ALBS-027]

(1966: Swamp Rats [St. Clair MF-69] (45 rpm)

(1966: West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band (LP: West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band Volume One) [Fifo Records M-101]

(1966: Tony Lane & The Fabulous Spades (LP: Introducing Baby Please Don’t Go) [Justice JLP 133]

(1966: The Beau Brummels (LP: Beau Brummels 66) [Warner Bros. WS 1644]

(#9 album-hit voor Paul Revere & The Raiders in 1967 (LP: Greatest Hits) [Columbia KCS 9462]

(1968: Africa (Produced by Lou Adler) als Medley: Louie, Louie/Ode to Billie Joe (LP: Music from “Lil Brown”) [Ode Z12 44014]

(1968: The Tams (LP: A Little More Soul) [ABC Records ABCS-627]

(#43 album-hit voor The Mothers of Invention (At the Royal Albert Hall in London) in 1969 (LP: Uncle Meat) [Bizarre 2MS 2024]

(1969: Julie London (Producer: Tommy Oliver) (Orchestra Arranged and Conducted by Tommy Oliver) (Engineers: Bruce Ellison and Ami Hadani) (LP: Yummy, Yummy, Yummy) [Liberty LST-7609]

(#39 Easy Listening-hit voor Sounds Orchestral (Produced by John Schroeder) in 1970 [Janus Records J-124] (45 rpm)

(#71 album-hit voor John Belushi in 1978 op de various artists Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (LP: National Lampoon’s: Animal House) [MCA Records MCA-3046]

(#89 hit voor John Belushi (Arranged By Rob Mounsey & Paul Griffin) (Produced By Kenny Vance) (Associate Producer: Joe Ferla) in 1978 [MCA Records MCA-40950] (45 rpm) in de film National Lampoon’s Animal House)

(#33 album-hit voor Stanley Clarke & George Duke in 1981 (LP: The Clarke/Duke Project) [Epic FE 36918]

(1981: Charlie Harper (LP: Stolen Property) [Flicknife Records Sharp 100]

(#89 hit voor Fat Boys (Produced and edited by Albert Cabrera and Tony Moran) (mastered at Sterling Sound, NYC by José Rodriguez) in 1988 [Tin Pan Apple/Mercury 871 010-7] (45 rpm)

(#78 album-hit voor Robert Plant (℗ 1993) in 1994 op de various artists Music from the Motion Picture (CD: Wayne’s World 2) [Reprise 9362-45485-2]

(2006: Demi Moore in de film Bobby)

1974: The Three Degrees – When Will I See You Again [Philadelphia International Records ZS8 3550] (1 week 2)
When Will I See You Again - The Three Degrees
(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(Kenneth Gamble; Leon Huff)
(Arranged by Bobby Martin)
(Produced by Kenneth GambleLeon Huff)
(Published ℗ 1973)

(#99 album-hit voor Johnny Mathis in 1975 (LP: When Will I See You Again) [Columbia PC 33420]

(1979: Patti Boulaye (LP: You Stepped Into My Life) [Polydor POLS-1009]

(#142 album-hit voor The O’ Jays in 1983 (LP: When Will I See You Again) [Philadelphia International Records FZ 38518]

(#199 album-hit voor The Three Degrees (Producer: Bobby Martin) (Arranger: Arthur Freeman and Derick Warne) (Orchestra Conducted by Richard Barrett) (Recorded at Bailey’s, London, England) in 1975 (LP: The Three Degrees Live) [Philadelphia International Records ‎PZ 33840]

1991: Boyz II Men – It’s So Hard To Say Goodbye To Yesterday [Motown 374632136-4] (4 weken 2)
It’s So Hard To Say Goodbye To Yesterday - Boyz II Men
(vandaag 25 jaar geleden)
(Freddie Perren; Christine Yarian)
(Produced by Dallas Austin)
(Executive Producers: Biv Entertainment & Vida Sparks)
(Executive Boss & Chief Administrator: Jheryl Busby)
(cassette-single)

(#38 R&B hit voor G.C. Cameron (Produced & Arranged by Freddie Perren) in 1975 [Motown M 1364F] (45 rpm)

Adult Standards/Timeless Classics

1968: Dion – Abraham, Martin And John [Laurie LR 3464]
Abraham Martin And John - Dion

(vandaag 48 jaar geleden)
(Dick Holler)
(A Laurie Production-Phil Gernhard Production)
(Recorded at Allegro Sound Studios)
(Arranged by John Abbott)

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

(Abraham, Martin and John is een eerbetoon aan Abraham Lincoln (1809–1865), Martin Luther King, Jr. (1929–1968), John F. Kennedy (1917–1963) en Robert F. Kennedy (1925–1968)

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

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

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

(#33 US-hit voor Smokey Robinson & The Miracles (Produced by “Smokey”) op 19 juli 1969 [Tamla T-54184] (45 rpm)

( #35 US-hit voor Moms Mabley (Produced by Barry Oslander) (Arranged by Leroy Glover)op 19 juli 1969 [Mercury 12935] (45 rpm)

(#8 US-hit voor Tom Clay als What the World Needs Now/Abraham, Martin and John (Vocal Accompaniment: The Blackberries) (Produced By Tom Clay) (Arranged By Gene Page) op 14 augustus 1971 [Mowest MW 5002F] (45 rpm)

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1968: Glen Campbell – Wichita Lineman [Capitol Records 2302] (6 weken 1)
Wichita Lineman - Glen Campbell

(vandaag 48 jaar geleden)
(Jim Webb)
(Produced by: Al De Lory)
(Produced, Arranged and Conducted by Al de Lory)

(#3 hit in de Hot 100 op 11 januari 1969)

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

(#1 album-hit voor Glen Campbell (Produced, Arranged & Conducted by Al de Lory) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} in 1968 (LP: Wichita Lineman) [Capitol Records ST-103]

(#2 album-hit in Engeland voor Tom Jones in 1969 (LP: This Is Tom Jones) [Decca SKL 5007]

(#4 album-hit voor Tom Jones in 1969 (LP: This Is Tom Jones) [Parrot PAS 71028]

(#9 album-hit voor Andy Williams (Arranged by Al Caps) in 1969 (LP: Happy Heart) [Columbia CS 9844]

(#25 album-hit voor Smokey Robinson & The Miracles in 1969 (LP: Time Out for Smokey Robinson and the Miracles) [Tamla TS-295]

(#33 Easy Listening-hit voor The Larry Page Orchestra (Produced by Larry Page) in 1969 [45-Page One 21,018]

(#34 Easy Listening-hit voor Sergio Mendes & Brasil ’66 (Produced by Sergio Mendes) in 1969 [A&M Records 1132-S] (45 rpm)

(#50 album-hit voor O.C. Smith in 1969 (LP: For Once in My Life) [Columbia CS 9756]

(#51 album-hit voor Tony Joe White in 1969 (LP: Black and White) [Monument SLP 18114]

(#54 album-hit voor The Dells in 1969 (LP: Love Is Blue) [Cadet LPS-829] {medley: Wichita Lineman & By the Time I Get to Phoenix}

(#71 album hit voor Sergio Mendes & Brasil ‘66 in 1969 (LP: Ye-Me-Le) A&M Records SP 4236]

(#74 album hit voor The Lettermen (Produced by Al De Lory) (Orchestra Arranged and Conducted by Mort Garson) (Vocal arrangements are by The Lettermen and Wilson Brown) (Special thanks to Doug Curran) in 1969 (LP: I Have Dreamed) [Capitol Records ‎ST-202]

(#77 album hit voor Eddy Arnold in 1969 (LP: Songs of the Young World) [RCA Victor LSP 4110]

(#81 album-hit voor Joe Simon in 1969 (LP: The Chokin’ Kind) [Sound Stage 7 SSS 15006]

(#95 album-hit voor Billy Vaughn in 1969 (LP: The Windmills of Your Mind) [Dot Records DLP 25,937]

(#101 album-hit voor Ray Conniff And The Singers (Arranged and Conducted by Ray Conniff) (The Recording Sessions for This Album Were Supervised and Produced by Jack Gold) (The Sound Was Supervised by Bob Ballard) (Engineering: Jack Lattig) in 1969 (LP: I Love How You Love Me) [Columbia CS 9777]

(#145 album-hit voor Jim Nabors in 1969 (LP: Galveston) [Columbia CS 9817]

(#186 album-hit voor Pete Fountain (Clarinet Solos With Instrumental Accompaniment) (Recorded at Bradley’s Barn, Nashville, Tennessee, engineered by Jerry Bradley) (Produced By Charles Bud Dant) in 1969 (LP: Those Were the Days) [Coral CRL 757505]

(#193 album-hit voor Peter Nero (Arranged and Conducted by Claus Ogerman) in 1969 (LP: I’ve Gotta Be Me) [Columbia CS 9800]

(1969: Ronnie Aldrich And His Two Pianos with London Festival Orchestra (LP: Destination Love) [London Phase 4 SP 44135]

(1969: Charlie Byrd (Produced, Arranged and Conducted by Teo Macero) (Engineering: Stan Tonkel, John Guerriere, Arthur Kendy) (LP: The Great Byrd) [Columbia CS 9747]

(1969: Lenny Dee (Arranged by Bill McElhiney) (LP: Little Green Apples) [Decca DL 75112]

(1969: Katja Ebstein (Producer: Siegfried E. Loch) (Arranged & Conducted by Ingfried Hoffmann) als Der Draht in der Sonne [Liberty 15 184 A] (45 rpm) {Duitse versie}

(1969: Tennessee Ernie Ford (LP: The New Wave – Pop Plus Country Plus Folk) [Capitol Records ST-218]

(1969: Jack Greene (LP: Until My Dreams Come True) [Decca DL 75086]

(1969: Mike Leander and his orchestra (Produced By Mike Leander) (Recorded In England) (LP: A Time for Young Love) [Decca DL 75144]

(1969: Tony Mottola (Instrumental) (LP: Tony Mottola Joins the Guitar Underground) [Project 3 Total Sound Stereo PR 5035 SD]

(1969: I Nomadi (Adapt.: Giulio Rapetti Mogol) (Orch. dir de Gian Piero Reverberi) als L’auto corre lontano, ma io corro da te (Wichita Lineman) [Columbia 3C 006-1718 M SCMQ 7135] (EMI) (45 rpm) {Italiaanse versie}

(1969: The Larry Page Orchestra (Produced by Larry Page) (Saxophone from Bill Lewington) (LP: Instrumentally Yours) [Page One POLS 013]

(1969: Reg Presley of the Troggs (Accompanied by The Larry Page Orchestra); B-kant van Lucinda Lee [Page One POF 131] (45 rpm)

(1969: Dick Rosmini (Arranged by Paul Lewinson) (LP: A Genuine Rosmini) [Imperial LP-12440]

(1969: The Scarlets; B-kant van One Way Ticket [45-Philips PF 355 357] {uit Denemarken}

(1969: John Andrews Tartaglia (LP: Tartaglian Theorem) [Capitol Records ST-166]

(1969: Jeannie Seely (LP: Jeannie Seely) [Decca DL 75093]

(1969: Sonny Stitt (Arranged & Conducted by Jimmy Mundy) (LP: Come Hither) [Solid State SS-18057]

(#51 album-hit voor Boots Randolph (℗ 1969) in 1970 (LP: Yakety Revisited) [Monument SLP 18128]

(#200 album-hit voor The Meters in 1970 (LP: Struttin’) [Josie JOS 4012]

(1970: Sammy Davis Jr. (Arranged by Billy Strange and George Rhodes) (LP: Something for Everyone) [Motown MS-710]

(1970: Horst Jankowski And His Studio Orchestra (LP: Jankowskeynotes) [MPS Records CRA 818]

(1970: Anthony Armstrong Jones (Produced by Cliff Williamson) (LP: Take a Letter Maria) [Chart Records CHS-1027]

(1970: The New Apocalypse (LP: Stainless Soul) [MTA Records MTS 5017]

(1970: Young-Holt Unlimited (LP: Mellow Dreamin’) [Cotillion SD 18001]

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

(#92 album-hit voor José Feliciano (Instrumental) (Produced by Rick Jarrard) (Strings and Woodwinds Arranged by Al Capps) in 1971 (LP: Encore! José Feliciano’s Finest Performances) [RCA Victor LSPX-1005]

(#122 album-hit voor Kool And The Gang (Prod. & Arr. by Gene Redd) in 1971 (LP: Kool And The Gang Live at the Sex Machine) [De-Lite Records DE2008]

(#220 Bubbling Under album-hit voor Al De Lory (Arr. Al De Lory) (Produced by Phil Wright) (Executive Producer for Capitol Records: Mauri Lathower) in 1971 (LP: Love Story) [Capitol ST-677]

(1971: Les Humphries ‎(LP: Super Star Sound – Piano Concerto) [Decca ‎SLK 16713-P]

(#198 album-hit voor The Nite-Liters (Produced by Fuqua III Productions) (Arranged and Conducted by The Nite-Liters) in 1972 (LP: Instrumental Directions) [RCA Victor LSP-4580]

(1972: Dennis Brown (LP: Super Reggae & Soul Hits) [Trojan Records TRLS.57]

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

(1972: Sounds Orchestral (Arranged Conducted And Featuring Johnny Pearson) (LP: Sleepy Shores) [Pye NSPL 41003]

(1973: Val Doonican with Fabric (Orchestra directed by Kenny Woodman) (Choral arrangements: Carey Wilson) (Engineering: Peter J. Olliff, Dick Swaneveld & Bernie O’Gorman) (Production: John Franz) (LP: Rocking Chair Favourites) [Philips 6326 035]

(1975: Eddy Mitchell als Seul est l’indompté (LP: Made in USA) [Barclay XBLY 90 028] {Franse versie}

(1977: Ronnie Aldrich, His Pianos And Orchestra With The Ladybirds (LP: Webb Country) [London Phase 4 Stereo SP 44278]

(#171 album-hit voor Glen Campbell With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (Arranger: John Tartaglia-Jimmy Webb) (Produced by Glen Campbell) (Engineer Armin Steiner) (Jimmy Webb and Alan Ainsworth Conducted) (Piano – T.J. Kuenster) (Drums – George Green) (Bass – Bill McCubbin) (Banjo, Guitar – Carl Jackson) (Acoustic Guitar – Fred Tackett) (Glen Campbell was presented at the Royal Festival Hall, London by the Ember Concert Division) (Background Vocals: Billie Barnum, Ann With, Stephanie Spruill) (Recorded in England) (℗ 1977) in 1978 (LP: Glen Campbell Live at the Royal Festival Hall) [Capitol Records ‎SWBC-11707]

1974: The Three Degrees – When Will I See You Again [Philadelphia International Records ZS8 3550] (1 week 1)
When Will I See You Again - The Three Degrees 2
(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(Kenneth Gamble; Leon Huff)
(Arranged by Bobby Martin)
(Produced by Kenneth GambleLeon Huff)
(Published ℗ 1973)

(#2 hit in de Hot 100 op 14 december 1974)

(#99 album-hit voor Johnny Mathis in 1975 (LP: When Will I See You Again) [Columbia PC 33420]

(1979: Patti Boulaye (LP: You Stepped Into My Life) [Polydor POLS-1009]

(#142 album-hit voor The O’ Jays in 1983 (LP: When Will I See You Again) [Philadelphia International Records FZ 38518]

(#199 album-hit voor The Three Degrees (Producer: Bobby Martin) (Arranger: Arthur Freeman and Derick Warne) (Orchestra Conducted by Richard Barrett) (Recorded at Bailey’s, London, England) in 1975 (LP: The Three Degrees Live) [Philadelphia International Records ‎PZ 33840]

1996: Journey – When You Love A Woman [Columbia ‎38-78428] (3 weken 1)
When You Love A Woman - Journey

(vandaag 20 jaar geleden)
(Steve Perry; Jonathan Cain; Neal Schon)
(Mixed By: George Massenburg and Kevin Shirley)
(Produced By: Kevin Shirley)

(#12 hit in de Hot 100 op 14 december 1996)

2013: Kelly Clarkson – Underneath The Tree (4 weken 1)
Underneath The Tree - Kelly Clarkson

(vandaag 3 jaar geleden)
(Kelly Clarkson; Greg Kurstin)

(#78 hit in de Hot 100 op 4 januari 2014)

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1968: Sonny James: The Southern Gentleman – Born To Be With You [Capitol Records 2271] (1 week 1)
Born To Be With You - Sonny James
(vandaag 48 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Don Robertson)
(Produced by Kelso Herston)

(#81 hit in de Hot 100 op 7 december 1968)

(#5 pop-hit voor The Chordettes (Orchestra Conducted by Archie Bleyer) (Vocal Quartet with Orchestra) {het origineel} in 1956 [Cadence 1291] (45 rpm)

(#101 Bubbling Under-hit voor The Echoes (Prod. by Bonnie Guitar and Don Robertson) (Vocal With Orchestra) in 1960 [Dolton 18] (45 rpm)

(#10 album-hit voor Billy Vaughn And His Orchestra in 1962 (LP: A Swingin’ Safari) [Dot DLP 3458]

(#125 Bubbling Under-hit voor The Capitol Showband (Prod. by A Pye U.K. Recording) in 1965 [Argo 5502] (45 rpm)

(#133 Bubbling Under-hit voor The Silkie in 1966 [Fontana F-1551] (45 rpm)

(1967: Bill Anderson & Jan Howard (LP: For Loving You) [Decca DL 74959]

(1969: Kitty Wells (LP: Guilty Street) [Decca DL 75098]

(#21 C&W-hit voor Sandy Posey (Executive Producer: Billy Robinson) (Producer: Tommy Cogbill) (String Arranger: Bergen White) (Engineer: Brent Mahler) in 1978 [Warner Bros. WBS 8540] (45 rpm)

(#5 hit in Engeland voor Dave Edmunds (Produced by Dave Edmunds) in 1973 [Rockfield ROC 2] (45 rpm)

(#108 Bubbling Under-hit voor Dion (Sax Solo & Strings: Nino Tempo) (Produced & Directed by Phil Spector) in 1976 [Big Tree/Spector BT-16063] (45 rpm)

1974: Billy Swan – I Can Help [Monument ZS8 8621] (2 weken 1)
I Can Help - Billy Swan
(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(Billy Swan)
(Youngun Production by Chip Young & Billy Swan)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 23 november 1974)

(#57 album-hit voor Elvis Presley (Vocal Accompaniment: Voice) in 1975 (LP: Today) [RCA Victor APL1-1039]

(1975: Caravelli (Réalisation artistique: Philippe Boutet) (LP: Une fille aveс les yeux clair) [CBS – CBS 80730]

(1975: Raymond Lefèvre et son grand orchestre (Ingénieur du son: Francis Miannay) (Direction artistique: Léo Missir) (LP: Raymond Lefèvre et son grand orchestre N° 20) [Riviera XCED 421 095]

1985: Earl Thomas Conley – Nobody Falls Like A Fool [RCA PB-14172] (1 week 1)
Nobody Falls Like A Fool - Earl Thomas Conley
(vandaag 31 jaar geleden)
(Peter McCann; Mark Wright)
(Produced by Nelson Larkin and Earl Thomas Conley)

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

2013: Florida Georgia Line – Stay (6 weken 1)
Stay - Florida Georgia Line

(vandaag 3 jaar geleden)
(John Young; Christopher Robertson; Jonathan Lawhon; Ben Wells; Joey Moi)

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

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1968: Marvin Gaye – I Heard It Through The Grapevine [Tamla T-54176] (7 weken 1)I Heard It Through The Grapevine - Marvin Gaye
(vandaag 48 jaar geleden)
(Norman Whitfield; Barrett Strong)
(Produced by Norman Whitfield)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 14 december 1968)

(#42 album-hit voor Smokey Robinson And The Miracles {het origineel} {Recorded in 1966} in 1968 (LP: Special Occasion) [Tamla ‎TS 290]

(#2 pop-hit voor Gladys Knight & the Pips (Produced By Norman Whitfield) op 16 december 1967 [Soul S-35039] (45 rpm)

(#60 album-hit voor Gladys Knight & The Pips in 1967 (LP: Everybody Needs Love) [Soul S 706]

(#63 album-hit voor Marvin Gaye in 1968 (LP: In the Groove) [Tamla TS 285]

(#83 pop-hit voor King Curtis & The Kingpins (Arr. and Produced by Arif Mardin) (Instrumental) in 1968 [Atco Records 6598] (45 rpm)

(#190 album-hit voor King Curtis 1968 (LP: The Best of King Curtis) [Atco SD 33-266]

(#198 album-hit voor King Curtis in 1968 (LP: Sweet Soul) [Atco Records SD 33 247]

(1968: Bobby Taylor and the Vancouvers (LP: Bobby Taylor and the Vancouvers) [Gordy GLP-930]

(#13 album-hit voor The Temptations in 1969 (LP: Cloud Nine) [Gordy GS-939]

(#142 album-hit voor Ike & Tina Turner And The Ikettes in 1969 (LP: In Person) [Minit LP-24018]

(#180 album-hit voor Chi-Lites in 1969 (LP: Give It Away) [Brunswick BL 754152]

(#185 album-hit voor Young-Holt Unlimited in 1969 (LP: Just a Melody) [Brunswick Records BL 754150]

(#200 album-hit voor Rustix in 1969 (LP: Bedlam) [Rare Earth RS 508]

(1969 Trini Lopez (Horn Arrangements by Jimmie Haskell) (LP: The Whole Enchilada) [Reprise Records RS 6337]

(1969: Le grand orchestre Paul Mauriat (Réalisation Artistique: Paul Guiot) (Prise de son: Franck Giboni) (Assistant: Roland Guillotel) (LP: Un jour, un enfant) [Philips 844 972 BY]

(1969: Dick Rosmini (Arranged by Paul Lewinson) (LP: A Genuine Rosmini) [Imperial LP-12440]

(#1 album-hit voor Creedendce Clearwater Revival (Arranged and Produced by John C. Fogerty) in 1970 (LP: Cosmo’s Factory) [Fantasy 8402]

(1970: Sounds Nice Featuring Tim Mycroft on Keyboards (Arranged and Conducted by Paul Buckmaster) (LP: Love at First Sight) [Parlophone PCS 7089] of [Rare Earth RS 512] {Amerikaanse persing}

(#43 album-hit voor The Undisputed Truth in 1971 (LP: The Undisputed Truth) [Gordy G-955L]

(1971: Ella Fitzgerald (Arrangements and Orchestra Conducted by Gerald Wilson) (LP: Things Ain’t W hat They Used to Be (And You Better Believe It) [Reprise Records RS 6432]

(1971: Albino Gorilla als Grapevine (I Heard It Through The) (LP: Detroit 1984) [Kama Sutra KSBS-2028]

(#77 album-hit voor Mouth & MacNeal (Arranged and Conducted by Harry van Hoof) in 1972 (LP: How Do You Do?) [Philips PHS-700-000]

(1972: Panhandle (LP: Panhandle) [Decca SKL.5105]

(#43 pop-hit in voor Creedendce Clearwater Revival Featuring John Fogerty (Arranged and Produced by John C. Fogerty) (℗ 1975) in 1976 [Fantasy-759] (45 rpm)

(#188 album-hit voor Earl Klugh (Arranged and Conducted by Dave Grusin) in 1976 (LP: Living Inside Your Love) [Blue Note BN-LA667-G]

(#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]

(#28 album-hit voor Average White Band (℗ 1976) in 1977 (LP: Person to Person) [Atlantic SD 2-1002]

(#76 album-hit voor Joe Cocker in 1978 (LP: Luxury You Can Afford) [Asylum 6E-145]

(#60 hit in Engeland voor The Slits (Produced By The Slits) in 1979; B-kant van Typical Girls [Island WIP 6505] (45 rpm)

(#17 album-hit voor Marvin Gaye in 1983 op de various artists Music from the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (LP: The Big Chill) [Motown 6062 ML]

(#1 R&B-hit voor Roger (Produced By Roger Troutman) op 7 november 1981 [Warner Bros. Records WBS49786] (45 rpm)

(#84 pop-hit voor The California Raisins (Lead vocals by Buddy Miles) (Produced by Ross Vannelli) (Arranged by Ed Grenga And Ross Vannelli) (℗ 1987) in 1988 [Priority Records LS 9719] (45 rpm)

1974: Rufus featuring Chaka Khan – You Got The Love [ABC Records ABC-12032] (1 week 1)
You Got The Love - Rufus featuring Chaka Khan
(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(Chaka Khan; Ray Parker)
(Produced By Bob Monaco & Rufus)

(#11 hit in de Hot 100 op 14 december 1974)

1991: Gerald Levert – Private Line (1 week 1)
Private Line - Gerald Levert

(vandaag 25 jaar geleden)
(Gerald Levert)
(Produced & Arranged by: Gerarld Levert & Edwin Nicholas)

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

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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:

1963: Gerry And The Pacemakers – You’ll Never Walk Alone [Columbia DO-4419] (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 53 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Richard Rodgers /Tekst: Oscar Hammerstein II)
(Orchestra conducted by George Martin)

(#48 hit in de US Hot 100 op 3 juli 1965)

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

(Een vrije bewerking van Ferenc Molnár’s Hongaarse musical Liliom uit 1909)

(Het origineel is van Christine Johnson in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie Carousel, ging op 19 april 1945 in Majestic Theatre, NY in première. Na 890 keer was op 24 mei 1947 de laatste voorstelling)

(#9 hit in Amerika voor Frank Sinatra with the Ken Lane Sisters (Orchestra under the direction of Axel Stordahl) in 1945 [Columbia 36825] (78 rpm)

(#21 hit in Amerika voor Judy Garland (Vocal With Chorus And Orchestra Directed By Lyn Murray); B-kant van Smilin’ Through in 1946 [Decca 23539] (78 rpm)

(#21 hit in Amerika Roy Hamilton {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} in 1954 [Epic 5-9015] (45 rpm)

(#34 hit in Amerika voor Patti LaBelle And Her Blue Belles in 1964 [Parkway P-896]

(#48 hit in Amerika voor Gerry And The Pacemakers (Recorded in England) in 1965 [Laurie LR-3302] (45 rpm)

(#73 C&W-hit in Amerika voor Elvis Presley with the Jordanaires in 1968; B-kant van We Call on Him [RCA Victor 47-9600] (45 rpm)

(#51 hit in Amerika voor The Brooklyn Bridge (Produced by Wes Farrell) (Arr. By The Brooklyn Bridge) in 1969 [Buddah Records BDA 139] (45 rpm)

(#5 hit in Nederland voor Lee Towers (Produced by Will Luikinga) (Arranged & Conducted by Gerard Stellaard) in 1976 [Ariola 17 033 AT] (45 rpm)

(#1 hit in Engeland voor The Crowd (A Graham Gouldman Production) (Executive Producer: Ray Levy) in 1985 [Spartan Records BRAD 1] (45 rpm)

(#35 hit in Engeland voor José Carreras, Placido Domingo and Luciano Pavarotti in 1998)

Nieuw-Zeeland:

1973: Ringo Starr – Photograph [Apple NZP.3461] (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 43 jaar geleden)
(Richard Starkey; George Harrison)
(Orch. & chorus arr. by Jack Nitzsche)
(Engineer: Bill Schnee)
(Produced by Richard Perry)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 24 november 1973)

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Australia and New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia

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