23 december

Today’s Number 1 Hits of the USA (1890-2016), including the charts of Australia and New Zealand
NOUVEAU: Numéros 1 et records du Top Singles français (1955-2016) (en construction)

De nummer 1-hits van 23 december

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1989: Phil Collins – Another Day In Paradise [Atlantic 7-88774] (4 weken 1)
Another Day In Paradise - Phil Collins

(vandaag 28 jaar geleden)
(Phil Collins)
(Produced by Phil Collins and Hugh Padgham)
(Mixed by Hugh Padgham and Phil Collins)

(#18 album-hit in Engeland voor Hank Marvin (Recorded and Mixed by Dick Plant at Honeyhill Studios, Hertfordshire, England) (Produced by Brian Bennett and Hank Marvin) in 1992 (CD: Into the Light) [Polygram TV ‎517 148-2]

(#28 album-hit in Engeland voor James Last And Richard Clayderman in 1994 (CD: Love Songs) [Polydor ‎523 824-2]

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1916: Walter Van Brunt – I’ll Take You Home Again, Kathleen (1 week 3)
I’ll Take You Home Again, Kathleen
(vandaag 101 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Thomas P. Westenhof)
(Published ℗ 1875)

(Voor het eerst op de plaat gezet door Ernest Pike and Stanley Kirby in 1910)

(#6 hit voor Will Oakland in 1912 [Edison Amberol Record 1102] (wax cylinder)

(1921: Chamberland Trio (Violin, Flute and Celesta) als I’ll Take You Home Again Kathleen [His Master’s Voice 216249-B] (78 rpm)

(1925: Casa Loma Orchestra)

(1927: Frank Munn [78-Brunswick 4167]

(#1 soundtrack-hit voor Bing Crosby in 1946 in de film The Bells of St. Mary’s)

(#3 album-hit voor Bing Crosby in 1947 (LP: Patrick’s Day)

(1947: Josef Locke, Tenor (With Orchestra Conducted by Eric Robinson) als I’ll Take You Home Again Kathleen [Columbia D.B. 2351] (78 rpm)

(1947: Danny O’Neil With Ray Bloch Orchestra and Chorus; B-kant van Peg o’ My Heart [Majestic 7238] (78 rpm)

(#93 hit voor Slim Whitman (Arr. by Jerry Crist) in 1957 [Imperial X8310] (45 rpm)

(1957: Bing Crosby (With John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra) (LP: When Irish Eyes Are Smiling) [Decca DL 8262]

(1958: The Platters (LP: The Flying Platters Around the World) [Mercury MG 20366]

(#7 album-hit voor Mitch Miller And The Gang in 1959 (LP: Party Sing Along with Mitch) [Columbia ‎CS 8138]

(#17 album-hit voor John Gary (Arranged and Conducted by Marty Gold) (Producer by Andy Wiswell) (Recorded in Webster Hall, New York City) (Recording Engineer: Mickey Crofford) in 1965 (LP: ‎A Little Bit of Heaven) [RCA Victor ‎LSP 2994]

(#52 album-hit voor Elvis Presley in 1973 (LP: Elvis) [RCA Victor APL1 0283]

(#27 album-hit voor Elvis Presley 1980 (LP: Elvis Aron Presley)

(#151 album-hit voor Ronan Tynan in 1999 (Conductor And Musical Director Frank McNamara) (Recorded Live at the Royal Dublin Society Main Hall, Dublin, Ireland) op de The Irish Tenors (CD: The Irish Tenors) [Point 8552]

(#108 album-hit voor Johnny Cash in 2006 (CD: Personal File) [Legacy CK 94265]

1933: Guy Lombardo and his Royal Canadians – Did You Ever See A Dream Walking? [Brunswick ‎6713] (2 weken 2)


(vandaag 85 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Mack Gordon /Muziek: Harry Revel)
(Vocal Chorus by Carmen Lombardo)

(Het origineel is van Ginger Rogers

als Did You Ever See a Dream Walking? (Words by Mack Gordon /Music by Harry Revel) in de film Sitting Pretty met in de hoofdrollen Jack Oakie & Jack Haley, draait vanaf 24 november 1933 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(#1 hit voor Eddy Duchin and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Lew Sherwood) op 16 december 1933 [Victor 24477] (78 rpm)

(#5 hit voor Bing Crosby in 1933 [78-Brunswick 6724]

(#6 hit voor Meyer Davis & His Orch. (Vocal Refrain by The Three Rascals) in 1933 [Columbia 2852-D] (78 rpm)

(#20 hit voor The Pickens Sisters (from Georgia) (Vocal trio with guitar and pianos) in 1934 [Victor 24468] (78 rpm)

(#2 album-hit voor Vaughn Monroe and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Vaughn Monroe) in 1946 (LP: Vaughn Monroe’s Dreamland Special) [RCA Victor 160] [RCA Victor 20-1966-A] (78 rpm Box Set)

(1955: Barbara Carroll Trio (EP: You Stepped Out of a Dream) [45-RCA Victor EPA 656] (4-track EP)

(1960: Max Bygraves with Ted Heath And His Music (LP: The Hits of the Thirties) [Decca SKL.4106]

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

(#79 hit voor Fats Domino in 1962 [Imperial X5875] (45 rpm)

(#188 album-hit voor Bing Crosby in 1982 op de various artists The Original Motion Sound Track Picture (LP: Pennies from Heaven) [Warner Bros. Records ‎2HW 3639]

(1999: Gene Austin (℗ 1933) op de various artists from the Motion Picture (CD: The Green Mile) [Warner Bros. Records ‎9 47584-2]

1972: Al Green – You Ought To Be With Me [Hi 45-2227] (2 weken 3)
You Ought To Be With Me - Al Green
(vandaag 45 jaar geleden)
(Al Green; Willie Mitchell; Al Jackson)
(Producer: Willie Mitchell)
(Recorded in Memphis)

(#10 album-hit voor Al Green (Producer: Willie Mitchell and Al Green) (Engineer: Willie Mitchell) (String Arrangements: James Mitchell and Charles Chalmers) (Mastering: Howard Craft, Mastercraft Memphis) (Vocal Background: Donna Rhodes, Sandra Rhodes, Charles Chalmers) (Recording Studio: Royal Recording Studios, 1320 South, Lauderdale, Memphis, Tennessee) in 1973 (LP: Call Me) [Hi Records XSHL 32077]

1989: Linda Ronstadt (featuring Aaron Neville) – Don’t Know Much [Elektra 7-69261] (2 weken 2)
Don’t Know Much - Linda Ronstadt
(vandaag 28 jaar geleden)
(Barry Mann; Cynthia Weil; Tom Snow)
(Produced by Peter Asher and Steve Tyrell)
(Recorded and Mixed by George Massenburg)

(Het origineel is van Barry Mann uit 1980 (LP: Barry Mann) [Casablanca NBLP 7228]

(#29 Easy Listening-hit voor Bill Medley (Produced by Michael Lloyd) (Engineered by Carmine Rubino) (Arranged by John D’Andrea) in 1981 [Liberty 1402] (45 rpm)

(#39 Easy Listening-hit voor Bette Midler (Produced by Chuck Plotkin) (Associate Producer: Brock Walsh) (Executive Producer: Danny Goldberg)  als All I Need to Know in 1983 [Atlantic 7-89789] (45 rpm)

(#18 album-hit in Engeland voor Hank Marvin (Recorded and Mixed by Dick Plant at Honeyhill Studios, Hertfordshire, England) (Produced by Brian Bennett and Hank Marvin) in 1992 (CD: Into the Light) [Polygram TV ‎517 148-2]

(2012: Steve Tyrell (Produced by Steve Tyrell) (Co-Produced by Bob Mann and Jon Allen) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} (CD: I’ll Take Romance) [Concord Records CRE-33274-02]

Adult Standards/Timeless Classics

1957: Johnny Mathis with Percy Faith and his Orchestra – A Handful Of Stars [Columbia] [albumtrack]
A Handful Of Stars - Johnny Mathis

(vandaag 60 jaar geleden)
(Jack Lawrence; Ted Shapiro)

(#2 US album-hit {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} (LP: Warm) [Columbia ‎CL 1078]

(Uit de film Hullabaloo met in de hoofdrollen Frank Morgan en Virginia Grey, liedje gespeeld tijdens de openingsscène, het gefluit gedeelte is van Dan Dailey en Virginia Grey (gedubbed door Elvida Rizzo en Morton Scott), maar ook gespeeld als achtergrondmuziek tijdens hun fietstocht, draait vanaf 25 oktober 1940 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(#10 US-hit voor Glenn Miller and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Ray Eberle) op 30 november 1940 [Bluebird B-10893] (78 rpm)

1967: Engelbert Humperdinck – A Place In The Sun [Parrot] [albumtrack]
A Place In The Sun - Engelbert Humperdinck

(vandaag 50 jaar geleden)
(Ron Miller; Bryan Wells)
(Produced by Peter Sullivan)
(Recording Engineer: Bill Price)
(Orchestrations by Les Reed, Charles Blackwell, Johnny Harris)

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

(#10 US album-hit voor Engelbert Humperdinck {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} (LP: The Last Waltz) [Parrot PAS-71015]

(#9 hit in US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Charts voor Stevie Wonder (Produced By Clarence Paul) {het origineel} op 24 december 1966 [Tamla T 54139] (45 rpm)

(#106 Record World Bubbling Under-hit voor Monk Montgomery (Produced by Chisa) (Arranged by Wayne Henderson) in 1969 [Chisa C 8002] (45 rpm)

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1967: John Gary – Cold [RCA Victor 47-9361] (2 weken 1)
Cold - John Gary
(vandaag 50 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Charles H. Jones /Tekst: Norma Green)
(Producer: Joe Reisman)

(B-kant van Imagine)

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

2006: Kimberley Locke – Jingle Bells (1 week 1)
Jingle Bells - Kimberley Locke

(vandaag 11 jaar geleden)
(Adapted by Michael Lloyd; Mike Curb)
(Produced by Michael Lloyd and Mike Curb)

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

(Op schrift gezet door James Lord Pierpont (1822-1893) als One Horse Open Sleigh (Published ℗ 1857)

(Voor het eerst op de plaat gezet door Edison Male Quartette in 1898 [Edison Gold Moulded Record 2218] (wax cylinder)

(1934: Harry Reser And His Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Tom Stacks and The Gang); B-kant van Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town [Decca 264] (78 rpm)

(#18 pop-hit voor Benny Goodman and his Orchestra (Arr. by Fletcher Henderson) (featuring Benny Goodman, Clarinet–Dick Clark, Arthur Rollini, Hymie Schertzer Toots Mondello, Saxophones– Bunny Berigan, Ralph Muzzillo, Nate Kazebier, Trumpets–S. Ballard, Jack Lacey, Trombones Harry Goodman, Bass–Frank Froeba, Piano–Allan Reuss, Guitar–Gene Krupa, Drums); B-kant van Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town van Tommy Dorsey and his Orchestra in 1935 [Victor 25145] (78 rpm)

(1936: Benny Carter & His Swing Quintet (Benny Carter, Tommy McQuater, Gerry Moore, Albert Harris, Al Craig and Wally Morris) [Vocalion S 39] (78 rpm)

(#5 pop-hit voor Glenn Miller and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Tex Beneke, Ernie Caceres and The Modernaires) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} in 1941 [Bluebird B-11353] (78 rpm)

(#19 pop-hit voor Bing Crosby and the Andrews Sisters With Vic Schoen And His Orchestra (Vocal 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} in 1943 [Decca 23281] (78 rpm)

(1946: Perry Como with Russ Case, his Orchestra and Chorus {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} (LP: Perry Como Sings Merry Christmas Music) [RCA Victor 47-2972-B] [RCA Victor WP-161] (45 rpm Box Set)

(1946: Frank Sinatra with the Ken Lane Singers (Orchestra under the direction of Axel Stordahl) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} [Columbia ‎37152] (78 rpm)

(#21 pop-hit voor Bing Crosby and the Andrews Sisters With Vic Schoen And His Orchestra (Vocal with Orchestra) in 1947 [Decca 23281] (78 rpm) {dezelfde versie}

(#7 album-hit voor Frank Sinatra (Orchestra and Vocal Groups Under the Direction of Axel Stordahl) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} (℗ 1948) in 1949 (LP: Christmas Songs by Sinatra) [Columbia C 167] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#10 album-hit voor Ken Griffin At The Organ (Instrumental) in 1949 (LP: Merry Christmas) [Rondo 1010] [Rondo R1010-1A] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#24 pop-hit voor The Keynotes with Primo Scala And His Banjo And Accordian Orchestra in 1949 [78-London 302]

(1949: Johnny Mercer And The Pied Pipers with Paul Weston And His Orchestra (Vocal Group With Orchestra) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} [Capitol 54-90041] (45 rpm)

(#10 pop-hit voor Les Paul (Instrumental) in 1952 [Capitol F1881] (45 rpm)

(1955: Don Charles Presents The Singing Dogs directed by Carl Weismann (with Instrumentl Accomp.) {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} [RCA Victor PA 10121]

(1956: Roger Williams {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} (LP: Roger Williams Plays Christmas Songs) [Kapp KL-1042]

(#18 album-hit voor Frank Sinatra (With Orchestra Conducted By Gordon Jenkins) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} in 1957 (LP: A Jolly Christmas from Frank Sinatra) [Capitol W-894]

(#74 pop-hit voor Perry Como (with Russ Case and his Orch. and Chorus) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} op de EP Merry Christmas Music in 1957 [RCA Victor EPA 920] (45 rpm)

(#12 album-hit voor Roger Williams With The Concert Grand Orchestra (Directed by Frank Hunter – Marty Gold) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 1959 (LP: Christmas Time) [Kapp KS-3048]

(#14 album-hit voor The Ray Conniff Singers {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} in 1959 (LP: Christmas with Conniff) [Columbia CL 1390]

(1959: The Mills Brothers (Conducted by Mort Lindsey) (Arrangement by Larry Gordon) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} (LP: Merry Christmas) [Dot DLP 25,232]

(#1 album-hit voor Mitch Miller And The Gang [Arr. Jimmy Carroll) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 1961 (LP: Holiday Sing Along with Mitch) [Columbia CS 8501]

(1961: Mitch Miller and the Gang [Arr. Jimmy Carroll) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} [Columbia 4-42212] (45 rpm)

(1962: Count Basie & His Orchestra (Arranged by William Basie) (Prod. by Teddy Reigh) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} als Basie’s Jingle Bells [Roulette ‎R-4465] (45 rpm)

(#7 album-hit [Christmas Charts] voor Mantovani And His Orchestra {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 1963 (LP: Christmas Greetings from Mantovani And His Orchestra) [London PS 338]

(#1 album-hit [Christmas Charts] voor Dean Martin (Produced by Jimmy Bowen) (Arranged by Ernie Freeman & Bill Justis) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} in 1966 (LP: The Dean Martin Christmas Album) [Reprise Records RS 6222]

(#12 album-hit [Christmas Charts] voor Henry Mancini, His Orchestra And Chorus {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Medley: Jingle Bells/Sleigh Ride in 1966 (LP: A Merry Mancini Christmas) [RCA ‎LSP 3612]

(#1 album-hit [Chirstmas Charts] voor Barbra Streisand (New Adaptation by Marty Paich and Jack Gold) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 1967 (LP: A Christmas Album) [Columbia ‎CS 9557]

(#26 album-hit [Christmas Charts] voor Floyd Cramer (Arranged by Bill McElhiney) (Produced by Chet Atkins and Felton Jarvis) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s “Nashville Sound” Studio, Nashville, Tennessee) (Recording Engineer: Jim Malloy) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} als Medley: Up on the Housetop/Jingle Bells in 1967 (LP: We Wish You a Merry Christmas) [RCA Victor ‎LSP 3828]

(#1 album-hit [Christmas Charts] voor Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass ‎‎(Produced by: Herb Alpert and Jerry Moss) (Voices and Strings Arranged by Shorty Rogers) (Arranged by Herb Alpert) (Engineer: Larry Levine/Studios: A&M Recording Studios) (Gold Star Recording Studios) in 1968 (LP: Christmas Album) [A&M Records SP-4166]

(1968: Peter Nero {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Medley: Winter Wonderland/Jingle Bells op de various artists (LP: Christmastime in Carol and Song) [RCA Victor PRS-271]

(1969: Jack Jones (Conducted by Pete King) (Arranged by Steve Atkin) (Produced by Jack Pleis) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} (LP: A Jack Jones Christmas) [RCA Victor LSP-4234]

(1971: Don Charles Presents The Singing Dogs (directed by Carl Weisman) (with Instrumental Accomp.) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} [RCA Victor 48-1020] (45 rpm)

(1973: Duke Ellington And His Orchestra (June 21st, 1962) Soloists: Lawrence Brown, Johnny Hodges, Ray Nance, Paul Gonsalves) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} (LP: Primping for the Prom) [Columbia Special Products P 13292]

(#40 album-hit voor Barry Manilow Duet with Exposé in 1990 (Produced and Arranged by Eddie Arkin and Barry Manilow) (Orchestra Arrangements by Eddie Arkin) (Conducted by Mark Watters) (Recorded and Mixed by Don Murray) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} op de Barry Manilow (CD: Because It’s Christmas) [Arista ‎ARCD-8644]

(1992: Joe Williams (Produced By Ralph Jungheim) (Recording Engineers: Jim Mooney & John Eargle) (Second Engineers: Jerry Wood & Erik Blank) (Digital editing: Bill Lightner, K Disc Mastering) (Recorded live to two-track digital at Saga & Sound Recording, Hollywood, CA, March & April, 1991) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} op de various artists (CD: All-Star Merry Christmas) [LaserLight 15 416]

(2002: Sha Na Na {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} (CD: Rockin’ Christmas) [The Gold Label GODL 2105]

(2003: Peter Nero And The Philly Pops Featuring Ann Hampton Callaway {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} (CD: Holiday Pops!) [Koch/DRG 91478]

(2004: Big Bad Voodoo Daddy (Produced by Scott Morris & Big Bad Voodoo Daddy) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} als Jingle Bells (Cha Cha) (CD: Everything You Want for Christmas) [Vanguard ‎79768-2]

(#1 hit in Nieuw-Zeeland voor Crazy Frog (Produced By Bass Bumpers Music) op 5 december 2005)

(#17 album-hit voor Diana Krall featuring the Clayton/Hamilton Jazz Orchestra (Produced by Tommy LiPuma and Diana Krall) (Co-produced by Tommy LiPuma and Johnnie Mandel) (Recorded and Mixed by Al Schmitt) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} in 2005 (CD: Christmas Songs) [Verve B0004717-02]

(#1 album-hit voor Michael Bublé featuring The Puppini Sisters (Produced by David Foster) (Mixed by Jochem van der Saag) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 2011 (CD: Christmas) [143 Records 528350-2]

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

1967: Perry Como – You Made It That Way (Watermelon Summer) [RCA Victor 47-9356] (2 weken 2)
You Made It That Way - Perry Como
(vandaag 50 jaar geleden)
(Dwayne Blackwell; Rani Blackwell)
(Producers: Chet Atkins & Andy Wiswell)

(#22 album-hit voor Perry Como (℗ 1970) in 1971 (LP: It’s Impossible) [RCA Victor LSP-4473]

1972: America – Ventura Highway [Warner Bros. Records WB 7641] (2 weken 3)
Ventura Highway - America
(vandaag 45 jaar geleden)
(Dewey Bunnell)
(Produced by America)
(Engineered by Mike Stone)

(#8 hit in de Hot 100 op 9 december 1972)

1989: Elton John – Sacrifice [MCA Records MCA-53750] (3 weken 3)
Sacrifice - Elton John

(vandaag 28 jaar geleden)
(Elton John; Bernie Taupin)
(Produced By Chris Thomas)
(Recorded In England)

(#18 hit in de Hot 100 op 31 maart 1990)

(#18 album-hit voor Sinéad O’Connor in 1991 op de various artists (CD: Two Rooms: Celebrating the Songs of Elton John & Bernie Taupin) [Polydor 845 750-2]

(1992: Richard Clayderman (Produced by Paul de Senneville, Olivier Toussaint) (Digitally recorded at Delphine Studio, Paris) (Engineered by Patrick Sigwalt) (CD: Amour and More…) [Delphine ‎9031-76403-2]

(1994: Rob de Nijs (Adapt.: Ned. tekst: Belinda Meuldijk) (Geproduceerd door Rob de Nijs) (Arrangementen en co-produktie: Frank Jansen m.m.v. Pur Sang) (Mixage en co-produktie: Okkie Huysdens) (Organisatie en produktiebegeleiding: Bert van Breda) (Alle stukken begeleid door Pur Sang) (Piano/keyboards/harmonium: Frank Jansen) (Drums: Han Wouters (met dank aan Agner Drumsticks) (Bas: Kees den Hoed (Jan Knooren bas) (Elektrische gitaren/akoestische gitaren/mandoline: Ferry Lever) (Keyboards Hammond orgel: Gino Mchauden) (Alt- en sopraansax: Kees den Damme) (Backing vocals: Dian Senders & Ingrid Simons) (Overige muzikanten backing vocals: Jody Pijper (arrangementen), Bernadette Kraakman, Pim Roos, Edward Reekers, Ruud Boes, Omar Dupree, Okkie Huysdens) (Strijkersgroep: o.l.v. Gerbrand Westveen (arrangementen) (Blazers: Jel Jongen (arrangementen), Allard Buwalda, Serge Plume, Eelco Oudorf (“Jay-Horns”) (Accordeon: Onno (“Louisiana Radio” Kuypers) (Viool: Sylvia Houtzager) (Percussie: Martin Verdonk) (Techniek: Okkie Huysdens, Mark Luycks & John van Eijk) (Techniek repetities: Mark Luyckx & Walter van den Langenberg) (Opgenomen in studio John van Eijk, Amersfoort, augustus/september 1994) als Iets van een wonder (Sacrifice) (CD: Iets van een wonder) [EMI 7243 8311912 7]

(1994: The Starlite Orchestra (CD: The Starlite Orchestra Plays Elton John) [Madacy SH-2-8310]

(1994: Klaus Wunderlich (CD: Nights in White Satin) [EastWest ‎4509-97700-2]

(1998: Rupert Parker (CD: On My Own Again) [ Mabley Street MSPCD 9801]

(2002: Gregorian (CD: Masters of Chant Chapter III) [Edel AVTCD-95641]

(2007: Berk & The Virtual Band (CD: Jazz Chill Vol.2 … y enamórate del Jazz) [Blanco y negro MXCD 1743 CS CTV]

(2010: Steve Dobrogosz (CD: Your Songs) [Curling Legs CLP CD 116]

(2011: Felix Slováček (CD: Salto solo) [Supraphon SU 6048 2]

(2018: Don Henley And Vince Gill (Executive Producers: Bernie Taupin, Paul Kremen, Frank Liddell) op de various artists (CD: Restoration: Reimagining the Songs of Elton John and Bernie Taupin) [MCA Nashville ‎B002806602]

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1944: Tex Ritter and his Texans – I’m Wastin’ My Tears On You [Capitol 174] (6 weken 1)
I’m Wastin' My Tears On You - Tex Ritter
(vandaag 73 jaar geleden)
(Frank Harford; Tex Ritter)
(Vocal By Tex Ritter)

(B-kant van There’s a New Moon Over My Shoulder)

(#11 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 6 januari 1945)

1950: Lefty Frizzell – If You’ve Got The Money I’ve Got The Time [Columbia 20739] (3 weken 1)
If You’ve Got The Money I’ve Got The Time - Lefty Frizzell
(vandaag 67 jaar geleden)
(Lefty Frizzell; Jimmy Beck)
(Vocal with String Band Acc.)

(B-kant van I Love You a Thousand Ways)

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

(#79 album-hit voor Boots Randolph in 1963 (LP: Boots Randolph’s Yakety Sax) [Monument SLP 18002]

(#1 C&W-hit voor Willie Nelson (Produced and Arranged by Willie Nelson) {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} op 25 september in 1976 [Columbia 3-10383] (45 rpm)

(#48 album-hit voor Willie Nelson (Produced and arranged by Willie Nelson) in 1976 (LP: The Sound in Your Mind) [Columbia CK 34092]

1967: Bill Anderson And Jan Howard – For Loving You [Decca 32197] (4 weken 1)
For Loving You - Bill Anderson And Jan Howard
(vandaag 50 jaar geleden)
(Steve Karliski)
(Vocal Duet With Chorus And Instrumental Accompaniment)

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

(#72 C&W-hit voor Skeeter Davis And Don Bowman (Producers: Chet Atkins and Felton Jarvis) in 1968 [RCA Victor 47-9415] (45 rpm)

(1968: Bill Anderson & Jan Howard ‎(Vocal Duets With Chorus And Instrumental Accompaniment) (LP: For Loving You) [Decca ‎DL 74959]

(1969: Bill Anderson (LP: The Bill Anderson Story: His Greatest Hits) [Decca ‎DXSB 7198]

1989: Ronnie Milsap – A Woman In Love [RCA 9027-7-R] (2 weken 1)
A Woman In Love - Ronnie Milsap
(vandaag 28 jaar geleden)
(Doug Millett; Curis Wright)
(Produced by Ronnie Milsap, Rob Galbraith and Tom Collins)

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

1995: Aaron Tippin – That’s As Close As I’ll Get To Loving You [The RCA Record Label 07863 64392-7] (2 weken 1)
That’s As Close As I’ll Get To Loving You - Aaron Tippin

(vandaag 22 jaar geleden)
(Sally Dworsky; Paul Jefferson; Jan Leyers)
(Produced by Steve Gibson)

(#101 Bubbling Under-hit op 6 januari 1996)

2006: Sugarland – Want To (2 weken 1)
Want To - Sugarland

(vandaag 11 jaar geleden)
(Bobby Pinson; Jennifer Nettles; Kristian Bush)

(#32 hit in de Hot 100 op 25 november 2006)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1989: The Gap Band – All Of My Love (Radio Mix) [Capitol B-44418] (2 weken 1)All Of My Love - The Gap Band
(vandaag 28 jaar geleden)
(Raymond Calhoun; St. Jon; Ronnie Wilson)
(Produced by Ronnie Wilson and Charlie Wilson)
(Additional Production and Mix by Jon Gass)
(Mixed at Elumba Studios, Hollywood)
(Executive Producer: Scott Folks)

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

2000: Destiny’s Child – Independent Women Part 1 (3 weken 1)
Independent Women Part 1 - Destiny’s Child

(vandaag 17 jaar geleden)
(Samuel J. Barnes; Jean Claude Olivier; Cory Rooney; Beyoncé Knowles)
(Produced By Poke And Tone [ = Jean Claude Olivier & Samuel Barnes] And Cory Rooney)
(Co-Produced By Beyoncé Knowles)
(Recorded by Manelich Sotolongo at Logo Studios (Deer Park, NY) and Troy Gonzales at TK Studios (Honolulu, HI)
(Mixed by Rich Travali at The Hit Factory (New York, NY)
(Mastered by Tom Coyne at Sterling Sound (New York, NY)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 18 november 2000)

(Uit de film Charlie’s Angels met in de hoofdrollen Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore & Lucy Liu, ging op 22 oktober 2000 in de Verenigde Staten in première en draait vanaf 3 november 2000 in heel Amerika)

(#7 album-hit voor Destiny’s Child in 2000 op de various artists Music from the Motion Picture (CD: Charlie’s Angels) [Columbia CK 61064]

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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 (©2017)

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France: “Net geen N°1-hits”

Hit-Parade RTL (Radio Télévision Luxembourg)
1967: Petula Clark – La dernière danse “The Last Waltz” [Disques Vogue EPL. 8584] (2 weken 2)


(vandaag 51 jaar geleden)
(Les Reed · Hubert Ithier)
(Arrangements et direction: Ernie Freeman)
(A-kant 1: La dernière danse “The Last Waltz” (Les Reed – Hubert Ithier)
(A-kant 2: L’Île de France (Petula Clark – Pierre Delanoë)
(B-kant 1: La lune (Michel Legrand – Eddy Marnay)
(B-kant 2: Absent pour raisons d’amour (Jean Renard – Frank Gérald)

(#1 hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Engelbert Humperdinck (Het origineel)

(Les ReedBarry Mason)
(Music Director: Les Reed)
(Producer: Peter Sullivan) als The Last Waltz op 6 september 1967 [Decca F.12655] (45 rpm)

(#1-hit in Frankrijk voor Mireille Mathieu avec le grand orchestre Paul Mauriat

(Adapt.: Hubert Ithier / Les Reed)
(Ingénieur du son: Gerhard Lehner)
(Direction artistique: Gérard Côte) als La dernière valse (The last waltz) op 28 oktober 1967 (EP: La dernière valse) [Barclay 71210] (45 rpm) (4-track EP) (Franse versie)

(1967: Lucky Blondo avec Fernand Verstraete et son orchestre als La dernière valse “The last waltz” (LP: La dernière valse) [Fontana 885.528 MY]

(1967: Caravelli als La dernière valse (The last waltz) (LP: Aranjuez mon amour) [CBS S 63.145]

(1967: Fausto Cigliano (Adapt.: Misselvia [= Elvia Figliuolo] als L’ultimo valzer (The Last Waltz); B-kant van Gerusalemme Gerusalemme [Parade PRC 5048] (Italiaanse versie)

(1967: Mireille Mathieu avec le grand orchestre Paul Mauriat (Ingénieur du son: Gerhard Lehner) (Direction artistique: Gérard Côte) als Dernière valse (LP: Made in France) [Barclay 80 352] (Franse versie)

(1967: Le grand orchestre de Paul Mauriat (Adapt.: Hubert Ithier) (Réalisation: Paul Guiot) (Ingénieur du son: G. Giboni) (Assistant: Dominique) als La dernière valse « The last waltz » (LP: Le grand orchestre de Paul Mauriat – Album N° 6) [Philips 844.705 BY]

(1967: Franck Pourcel et son Grand Orchestre als La dernière valse (The last waltz) (LP: Musique et Couleurs « Amour, danse et violons » – N° 29) [La voix de son maître SHTX 340.528] (Pathé Marconi EMI)

(1967: Poul Rudi (Adapt.: Peter Mynte) (Mats Olssons Orkester) als Den sidste vals [RCA 45-1140] (45 rpm)(Deense versie)

(1967: Grethe Sønck (Adapt.: Peter Mynte) als Den sidste vals [45-Columbia DD 805] (EMI) (Deense versie)

(1967: The Strangers (Adapt.: Lex Colman) als De geniepige loeder (The last waltz) (LP: 15 jaar + 1 Strangers) [Decca 193.460]

(1967: André Verchuren et son orchestra (Adapt.: Hubert Ithier) als La dernière valse (The Last Waltz) (EP: Vive la France) [Disques Festival FY 2458 M] (45 rpm) (4-track EP) (Franse versie)

(#1 hit in West-Duitsland voor Peter Alexander (Adapt.: Kurt Feltz) als Der letzte Walzer (The Last Waltz) (℗ 1967) op 20 januari 1968 [Ariola 19 800 AT] (45 rpm) (Duitse versie)

(#2 hit in Italië voor Dalida (Adapt.: Misselvia [= Elvia Figliuolo] (Produzione: Paolo Dossena) (Arrangiamento di Piero Pintucci) als L’ultimo valzer (℗ 1967) in 1968; B-kant van Aranjuez, la tua voce [Barclay 45BN 7016] (45 rpm) (Italiaanse versie)

(1968: The Arthur Greenslade Orchestra (Production: Roland Kluger) (Arrangements & Direction: Willy Albimoor) (Recording Studio: Madeleine, Brussels) (Recording Engineer: Pierre Dupriez) als The Last Waltz (LP: Kind of a Hush: The Music of Les Reed Played by The Arthur Greenslade Orchestra) [Palette ‎MPB S-3212]

(1968: Basil Henriques and the Waikiki Islanders (Produced by Walter John Ridley) als The Last Waltz (LP: Hawaiian Nights) [Columbia ‎TWO 218] (EMI)

(1968: Lize Marke (Adapt.: Nini Warty) als De laatste wals « The last walz » (LP: Lize Marke) [Regal 4C 048 23109] (EMI)

(1968: MFP Studio Artists (A.B.W.D. Production) als The Last Waltz (LP: Heart Hits) [Music for Pleasure MFP 1211]

(1968: Fausto Papetti (Sax) als The Last Waltz (LP: 8ª Raccolta) [Durium ms A 77189]

(1968: Peter Wendt (Adapt.: Kurt Feltz) als Der Letzte Walzer (The Last Waltz) op de various artists 14 aktuelle Schlager (Schlager-Cocktail) (LP: Delilah) [Donauland 33263] (Duitse versie)

(1969: The Happenings Four (Arranged by Kuni Kawachi) als The Last Waltz / Hey Jude (LP: Classical Elegance ~ Baroque ‘n’ Roll) [Capitol Records CPC 8008]

(1969: Pasi Kaunisto (Adapt.: Sov. Jyrki Lindström/Arr. Antti Hyvärinen) (Antti Hyvärisen orkesteri) als Viimeinen valssi (The last waltz) (LP: Pasi Kaunisto) [Finnlevy SFLP 9502] (Finse versie)

(1969: Ginette Reno (Adapt.: Hubert Ithier) (Production: Gilles L’Écuyer) als La dernière valse (LP: Ginette Reno) [Grand Prix GPS-3301] (Franse versie)

(1970: The Alan Caddy Orchestra and Singers (Recorded at Pye Records Studios W.I.) (Musical Direction and Production: Alan Caddy) (Engineers: Alan Florence – Larry Bartlett) als The Last Waltz (LP: The Englebert Humperdinck Story Presented by The Alan Caddy Orchestra and Singers) [Avenue Recordings AVE 056]

(1970: Danny Street With The Alan Caddy Singers & Orchestra als The Last Waltz (LP: Million Copy Sellers Made Famous by Engelbert Humperdinck) [Boulevard 4057]

(1970: Валерий Ободзинский (Valery Obodzinsky) (Adapt.: Онегин Гаджикасимов) als Всё сбудется (LP: Карнавал) [Мелодия ‎Д-00028648] (7-inch 33 ⅓ rpm) (Russische versie)

(1999: Gilbert als La dernière valse (CD: Seleção de Ouro: 20 Sucessos) [EMI 524842] (Franse versie)

(2003: Bobby Durham, Lorenzo Conte, Massimo Faraò als La dernière valse (CD: Hit Pops Vol. 2) [Azzurra Music TRIJ1010]

(2003: Lisa Ono (Adapt.: Hubert Ithier) als Dernière valse (CD: Dans mon île: La musique française rencontre la Bossa Nova) [Deckdisc 22046-2] (Franse versie)

(2015: Semino Rossi (Adapt.: Kurt Feltz) als Der letzte Walzer (The Last Waltz) (CD: Amor: Die schönsten Liebeslieder aller Zeiten) [Polydor 06 0254 75760 6 4] (Duitse versie)

Australië:

1967: The Royal Guardsmen – Snoopy’s Christmas [Festival FK-2048] (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 50 jaar geleden)
(Hugo Peretti & Luigi Creatore; George David Weiss)
(Produced by Gernhard Enterprises)
(Engineer: Bruce Staple)
(Recorded at Allegro Sound Studios)

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

Nieuw-Zeeland:

2001: Robbie Williams & Nicole Kidman – Somethin’ Stupid (1 week 1)
(vandaag 16 jaar geleden)
(Carson Parks)
(Produced by Guy Chambers and Steve Power)
(Arranged and conducted by Steve Sidwell)
(Mixed by Al Schmitt)
(Vocals: Robbie Williams and Nicole Kidman)

(Het origineel is van Carson And Gaile uit 1966 (LP: San Antonio Rose) [Kapp KS-3516]

(#1 hit in Amerika voor Nancy Sinatra & Frank Sinatra (Produced by Jimmy Bowen and Lee Hazlewood) (Arranged by Billy Strange) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} op 15 april in 1967 [Reprise 0561] (45 rpm)

(#2 hit in Nederland voor Willy en Willeke Alberti met orkest o.l.v. Jack Bulterman als Dat afgezaagde zinnetje (Something Stupid) in 1967 [Philips 333 836 JF] (45 rpm)

(#30 hit in Engeland voor Ali & Kibibi Campbell (Produced by Gerry Parchment & Ali Campbell) (Mixed by Gerry Parchment) in 1995 ‎[Kuff Records KUFFDG 5 – 7243 8 93261 2 3] (CD-single)

(#35 hit in Engeland voor Amanda Barrie & Johnny Briggs op The Coronation Street Cast CD-single The Coronation Street in 1995 [EMI Premier 7243 8 82595 2 1 CDEM 411] (CD-single)

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France charts sourced from www.infodisc.fr and SNEP. Australia and New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia

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