26 december

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

De nummer 1-hits van 26 december

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1925: Vernon Dalhart – The Prisoner’s Song [Victor 19427] (7 weken 1)
The Prisoner’s Song - Vernon Dalhart
(vandaag 92 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Guy Massey)
(Mountaineer’s Song with viola and guitar)

(B-kant van Wreck of the Old 97)

(#1 hit voor Vernon Dalhart (Mountaineer’s Song with viola and guitar) op 30 mei 1925 [Victor 19427] (78 rpm) {dezelfde versie}

(1925: Ernest Helton (accompanied on banjo) als Prisoner’s Song (LP: Folk-Songs of America: The Robert Winslow Gordon Collection, 1922-1932) [Recording Laboratory AFS L68] (Released in 1978)

(1926: Ross Gorman And His Orchestra (vocal chorus by Vernon Dalhart) [Columbia 563-D] (78 rpm)

(1926: The Yellow Jackets (Vocal Chorus by Vernon Dalhar) [OKeh 40549] (78 rpm)

(1930: Portions contained in the “Six Poor Mortals” song. Sung by Cliff Edwards with modified lyrics in de film Those Three French Girls)

(1932: Played as background to introduce the year 1925 in de film Three on a Match)

(1937: Bunny Berigan and his Orchestra (Featuring Bunny Berigan, Steve Lipkins, Irving Goodman, Trumpets–Al George, Sonny Lee, Trombones–Mike Doty, Joe Dixon, George Auld, Clyde Rounds, Saxophones–Tom Morgan, Guitar–Hank Wayland, String Bass–Joe Lippman, Piano–George Wettling, Drums) (LP: A Symposium of Swing) [Vicor C 28-8] [Victor 36208-B] (78 rpm set)

(1938: Four Squires [78-Vocalion 4057]

(1941: Abe Lyman and his Californians (Vocal refrain by Rose Blane) [Bluebird B-11005] (78 rpm)

(#5 album-hit voor Eddy Arnold The Tennessee Plowboy and his guitar in 1948 (LP: All Time Hits from the Hills) [RCA Victor ‎P 195] [RCA Victor ‎20-2490-A] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#5 album-hit voor Frankie Carle at the Piano with Rhytm (℗ 1951) in 1952 (10″ LP: Frankie Carle Plays Honky Tonk Piano) [RCA Victor LPM 26]

(1953: Eddy Arnold and his Guitar (LP: All-Time Favorites) [Victor LPM 3117]

(1954: Dave Brubeck Octet (10” LP: Old Sounds from San Francisco) [Fantasy 3-16]

(1957: Louis Armstrong (With Chorus and Orchestra Directed by Sy Oliver) (LP: Louis and the Angels) [Decca DL 8488]

(1957: Rusty Dedrick (Rusty Dedrick’s Trumpet and Orchestra) (LP: Salute to Bunny) [Counterpoint Recordings CPT-552]

(#81 hit voor Warren Storm in 1958 [Nasco Records 45-6015] (45 rpm)

(1958: Fats Domino; B-kant van Little Mary [Imperial X5526] (45 rpm)

(1959: Chet Atkins (LP: Hum and Strum Along with Chet Atkins) [RCA Victor LSP 2025]

(1959: The Hilltoppers (Orh. Cond. by Billy Vaughn); B-kant van Alone [Dot 45-16010] (45 rpm)

(#5 album-hit voor Mitch Miller and the Gang in 1961 (LP: Happy Times! Sing Along with Mitch) [Columbia CS 8368]

(#17 album-hit voor Brenda Lee (with Chorus and Orchestra Directed by Owen Bradley) als Someone to Love Me (The Prisoner’s Song) in 1961 (LP: All the Way) [Decca ‎DL 74176]

(1962: Rex Franklin and Noeline Anderson (The Sun Valley Trail Singers) (As featured by the N.Z. Broadcasting Sevice) [Viking VS.65] (45 rpm)

(1964: Hank Snow (Produced by Chet Atkins) (LP: Songs of Tragedy) [RCA LSP 2901]

(#14 C&W-hit voor Sonny James (Produced by: George Richey) in 1976 [Columbia 3-10276] (45 rpm)

1942: Kay Kyser and his Orchestra – Strip Polka [Columbia 36635] (2 weken 1)
Strip Polka - Kay Kyser
(vandaag 75 jaar geleden)
(Johnny Mercer)
(Vocal Chorus by Jack Martin and Glee Club)

(B-kant van Ev’ry Night About This Time)

(#6 hit voor Andrews Sisters With Vic Schoen and His Orchestra (Vocal with Orchestra) in 1942 [Decca 18470] (78 rpm)

(#7 hit voor Johnny Mercer (Vocal with Orchestra) in 1942 [Capitol 103] (78 rpm)

(#8 hit voor Alvino Rey and his Orchestra (Vocals refrain by The Four King Sisters and Chorus) in 1942 [Bluebird B-11573] (78 rpm)

1964: The Beatles – I Feel Fine [Capitol Records 5327] (3 weken 1)
I Feel Fine - The Beatles
(vandaag 53 jaar geleden)
(John Lennon; Paul McCartney)
(Recorded in England)

(1964: The Typhoons [Embassy WB 668] (45 rpm)

(#31 album-hit voor The Ventures in 1965 (LP: The Ventures Knock Me Out!) [Dolton Records BST-8033]

(#107 album-hit voor Floyd Cramer (Produced by Chet Atkins) (Arrangements by Bill McElhiney) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s “Nashville Sound” Studio, Nashville, Tennessee) (Recording Engineer: Jim Malloy) in 1965 ‎(LP: Class of ‘65) [RCA Victor ‎LSP 3405]

(1965: Gene Barge (LP: Dance with Daddy “G”) [Checker LP-2994]

(1965: Frank Chacksfield And His Orchestra (LP: The First Hits of 1965) [London PS.416]

(1965: Jimmie Haskell (LP: Sing a Song with the Beatles: Instrumental Background re-creations of Their Big Hits) [Tower SKAO 5000]

(1965: The Hollyridge Strings (Arranged and Conducted by Stu Phillips) (LP: The Beatles Song Book – Vol. 2) [Capitol Records ST-2202]

(1965: Ian And The Zodiacs (LP: Gear Again – 12 Hits) [Wing WL.1074]

(1965: Enoch Light and The Light Brigade (LP: Discotheque Vol. 2: Dance-Dance) [Command RS 882-S.D.]

(1965: George Martin (LP: George Martin Scores Instrumental Versions of the Hits) [United Artists UAS 6420]

(1965: I Meteors (Adap.: Giulio Rapetti Mogol) (Produzione Lionette) als Lasciami con lei (senza lei) (I Feel Fine) (LP: Beatlesmania) [ARC SA 1]

(1965: The Big Sound Of Billy Strange His Guitar & Orchestra (LP: Goldfinger) [G.N.P. Crescendo Records GNPS-2006]

(#112 album-hit voor Chet Atkins (Produced by Chet Atkins and Bob Ferguson) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s “Nashville Sound” Studio, Nashville, Tennessee) (Recording Engineer: Bill Vandevort) in 1966 (LP: Chet Atkins Picks on the Beatles) [RCA Victor LSP 3531]

(1966: The Charles River Valley Boys (LP: Beatle Country) [Elektra EKS-74006]

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

(1967: Alma Cogan (Arranged and Conducted by Stan Foster) (LP: Alma) [Columbia SX 6130] (EMI)

(1967: The London Jazz Four (LP: Take a New Look at the Beatles) [Polydor 583005]

(1969: The Mirza Men (LP: Latin Beat-les) [DJLPS Records 402]

(1971: Harvey Averne (All Arrangements by Marty Sheller) (LP: The Harvey Averne Dozen) [Fania SLP 367]

(1983: Jose Feliciano (LP: Romance in the Night) [Motown 6035 ML]

(1989: The Allen Toussaint Orchestra (CD: Beatles Songbook) [Laser 2668312]

1970: George Harrison – My Sweet Lord / Isn’t It A Pity [Apple 2995] (4 weken 1)
My Sweet Lord - George Harrison  
(vandaag 47 jaar geleden)
(George Harrison)
(Produced by George Harrison & Phil Spector)
(Recorded in England)

{Classic Song op radiostation Cruisin’ 1430 AM in Denver, Colorado}

(#3 album-hit voor Andy Williams (Produced by Dick Glasser) (Arranged by Artie Butler) in 1971 (LP: Love Story) [Columbia KC 30497]

(#47 album-hit voor Johnny Mathis (Produced by Jack Gold) (Arranged and Conducted by Perry Botkin, Jr.) (Engineer: Phil Macy)in 1971 (LP: Love Story) [Columbia C 30499]

(#90 hit voor Billy Preston (Produced by George Harrison And Billy Preston) (Recorded in England) in 1971 [Apple 1826] (45 rpm)

(#98 album-hit voor Ray Conniff And The Singers (Produced by Jack Gold) (Sound Supervision by Bob Ballard) (Arranged and Conducted by Ray Conniff) (Engineering: Jack Lattig) in 1971 (LP: Love Story) [Columbia C 30498]

(#141 album-hit voor Boots Randolph (Producer: Fred Foster) (Arranged and Conducted by Bill Justis) (Recorders: Ben Jordan, Mort Thomasson) (Mixers: Mort Thomasson, Bill Justis, Fred Foster) (Technician: Dave Mathes) (Recorded At United Recorders, Hollywood, California and Monument Recorder Studios, Nashville, Tennessee) in 1971 (LP: Homer Louis Randolph, III) [Monument Z 30678]

(#169 album-hit voor Ronnie Aldrich And His Two Pianos with The London Festival Orchestra (Arrangements: Ronnie Aldrich) (Producer: Tony D’amato) (Engineer: Arthur Bannister) (Mastering: George Bettyes) in 1971 (LP: Love Story) [London Phase 4 Stereo SP. 44162]

(1971: Phil Allen (LP: The Happy Hammond Goes Pop) [Hallmark Records SHM 734]

(1971: Eddy Arnold (Produced by Jim Malloy) (Arranged and conducted by Pat Merola) (LP: Welcome to My World) [RCA Victor LSP-4570]

(1971: Caravelli ‎(Direction artistique: Philippe Boutet) (LP: Love Story) [CBS S 7-64360]

(1971: Tapani Kansa (Adapt.: San. Tapani Kansa – Sov. Olli Heikkilä) (Olli Heikkilän Orkesteri) als Isäni mun (My Sweet Lord) [Sonet T 6557] (45 rpm) (Finse versie)

(1971: Franck Pourcel et son grand orchestre (LP: Amour, danse et violons N°37) [La voix de son maître 2C 064-15.554] (EMI)

(1975: Julio Iglesias (Producción artística: Julio Iglesias) (Arreglos y dirección: Rafael Ferro) uit 1975 (LP: El amor) [Columbia CPS-9726]

(1989: Clifters (Adapt.: Jaana Rinne) als Ou lenita (LP: Sexi on in) [One Inch Rock EKR 1006] (Finse versie)

(1992: Boy George op de various artists (CD: Ruby Trax – The NME’s Roaring Forty) [Forty Records NME40CD]

(#94 hit voor George Harrison (Produced By George Harrison And Phil Spector) (Originally Engineered By Ken Scott And Philip McDonald With Thanks To Eddie Klein) (Engineered in 2000 By Ken Scott) (Remastered By Jon Astley) in 2002 [gn Records-Capitol Records C2 7341 5 50438 2 3] (CD-single) (Heruitgave van de 1970 song)

(2008: Garry Christian and Desa Basshead op de various artists (CD: Liverpool – The Number Ones Album) [EMI 5099951952228] (barcode)

(George Harrison)
(Produced by George HarrisonPhil Spector)
(Recorded in England)

(#56 album-hit voor Bettye LaVetta in 2010 (CD: Interpretations: The British Rock Songbook) [Anti- 87029]

(#181 album-hit voor Roberta Flack in 2012 (CD: Let It Be Roberta: Roberta Flack Sings the Beatles) [429 Records FTN17852]

(Drie dagen later op 29 december 1970 wordt de rondweg om ‘s-Hertogenbosch in zijn geheel opengesteld voor het verkeer. Hiermee is het centrum van de stad ontlast van ruim 18.000 voertuigen per dag.)

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1903: Bob Roberts – By The Sycamore Tree (2 weken 2)
By The Sycamore Tree
(vandaag 114 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: George V. Hobart /Muziek: Max Hoffmann)

(Het origineel is van Lillian Coleman & George Austin Moore in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie The Rogers Brothers in London, ging op 7 september 1903 in Knickerbocker Theatre NY, in première. Na 80 keer is in januari 1904 de laatste voorstelling)

(#3 hit voor Harry Macdonough op 16 januari 1904 [Edison Gold Moulded Record 8526] (wax cylinder)

1903: George Alexander – Mighty Like A Rose (3 weken 3)
Mighty Like A Rose
(vandaag 114 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Frank Stanton /Muziek: Ethelbert Nevin)

(#6 hit voor Marguerite Dunlap als Mighty Lak’ a Rose in 1911 [78-Victor 5837]

(1915: Frances Alda (Soprano with orchestra In English) als Mighty Lak’ a Rose [Victor 64308] (78 rpm)

(#9 hit voor Geraldine Farrar and Fritz Kreisler (Soprano with Violin obbligato and orchestra) als Mighty Lak’ a Rose in 1916 [Victrola 88537] (78 rpm)

(1922: Alberto Salvi (Harp Solo) als Mighty Lak’ a Rose [Victor 45315] (78 rpm)

(1923: Boston Quintet (Male Quintet) (with Pianoforte) als Mighty Lak’ a Rose [Victor 18375] (78 rpm)

(1925: Michel Gusikoff als Mighty Lak’ a Rose [78-Victor19202]

(#3 album-hit voor Bing Crosby with The Song Spinners (Ethel Smith At The Piano) (Lehman Engel And His Orchestra) (Vocal With Chorus, Organ And Orchestra) als Mighty Lak’ a Rose in 1948 (LP: St. Valentine’s Day) (8 sites–4) [Decca 23482 B] [Album No. A-621] (78 rpm Box Set)

(1954: Art Tatum als Mighty Lak a Rose (LP: The Genius of Art Tatum #2) [Cleff Records MG C-613]

(1958: The Art Van Damme Quintet als Mighty Lak’ a Rose (LP: They’re Playing Our Song: Fifty Years of Hit Songs) [Columbia CL 1145]

(1959: Patti Page (With Jack Rael & His Orchestra) (LP: I’ll Remember April) [Mercury SR-60081]

1925: Nick Lucas – Brown Eyes–Why Are You Blue [Brunswick 2961] (3 weken 2)
Brown Eyes–Why Are You Blue - Nick Lucas
(vandaag 92 jaar geleden)
(Alfred Bryan; George W. Meyer)
(Voice and Guitar)

(B-kant van If You Hadn’t Gone Away)

(#12 hit voor Ben Selvin and His Orchestra als Brown Eyes Why Are You Blue in 1925 [Vocalion 15110] (78 rpm)

(#5 hit voor Carl Fenton’s Orchestra (For Dancing) (With Vocal Chorus) als Brown Eyes Why Are You Blue in 1926; B-kant van You Told Me to Go [Brunswick 2950] (78 rpm)

(#11 hit voor Franklyn Baur (Tenor with Orchestra) als Brown Eyes, Why Are You Blue? in 1926 [Victor 19806] (78 rpm)

1925: Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra – Manhattan–Medley introducing “Sentimental Me and Romance You” [Victor 19769] (1 week 3)
Manhattan - Paul Whiteman
(vandaag 92 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Lorenz Hart /Muziek: Richard Rodgers)

(B-kant van The Farmer Took Another Load Away! Hay! Hay!)

(Het origineel is van Sterling Holloway & June Cochran in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie Garrick Gaieties, ging op 8 juni 1925 in Garrick Theatre, NY in première. Na 211 keer is op 28 november 1926 de laatste voorstelling)

(#1 hit voor The Knickerbockers op 21 november 1925 [78-Columbia 422-D]

(1926: Phil Ohman and Victor With Regent Club Orchestra (Piano Duet With Orchestra) (For Dancing) in 1926 [Brunswick 2984] (78 rpm)

(1948: Mickey Rooney, Tom Drake (gedubbed door Bill Lee) & Marchall Thompson in de film Words and Music)

(1951: Sung by Tony Martin and Janet Leigh in de film Two Tickets to Broadway)

(#1 soundtrack-hit voor Carmen Cavallaro in 1956 in de film The Eddy Duchin Story)

(#14 album-hit voor Joe Bushkin in 1956 (LP: Midnight Rhapsody)

(1956: Tal Farlow (LP: Fascinatin’ Rhythm) [Verve Records MG V-8011]

(1956: Lou Stein At The Piano (LP: From Broadway to Paris) [Epic EPSP 3186]

(#11 album-hit voor Ella Fitzgerald (Arrangements and Orchestra conducted by Buddy Bergman) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 1957 (LP: Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Rodgers and Hart Song Book) [Verve Records MG V-4002-2]

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

(1957: Bob Hope & Vera Miles in de film Beau James)

(1958: Hazy Osterwald (10” LP: Hazy Osterwald Goes Broadway) [Heliodor 33 0017]

(1959: The Jonah Jones Quartet (LP: Swingin Round the World) [Capitol Records ST-1237]

(1959: Perez Prado and his Orchestra (LP: Pops and Prado) [RCA Victor LSP 2028]

(1959: Mel Tormé {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} (LP: Songs for Any Taste) [Bethlehem BCP-6031]

(#34 album-hit voor Dinah Washington in 1960 (LP: What a Diff’rence a Day Makes!)

(1960: Sam Butera and The Witnesses (Arranged by Milt Rogers) (A William Perlberg-George Seaton Production) (A Paramount Release) als Manhattan (LP: Sam Butera and the Witnesses Play Music from The Rat Race) [Dot DLP 25306]

(#32 album-hit voor Jan & Dean in 1963 (LP: Surf City and Other Swingin’ Cities)

(1963: Xavier Cugat And His Orchestra (LP: Cugi’s Cocktails) [Mercury SR-20832]

(1973: Doc Cheatham (LP: Adolphus “Doc” Cheatham) [Jezebel JZ 102-ST]

(#112 album-hit voor Diana Ross and the Supremes in 1986 (LP: 25th Anniversary) [Motown ML3 5381]

(2009: Janet Planet (CD: Of Thee I Sing) [Stellar Sound Productions STL 1021]

1931: Ted Lewis And His Band – An Ev’ning In Caroline [Columbia 2560-D] (1 week 2)
An Ev’ning In Caroline
(vandaag 86 jaar geleden)
(Walter Donaldson)

(#12 hit voor The Boswell Sisters (Vocal Trio with Orchestra) in 1932 [Brunswick 6218] (78 rpm)

1942: Vaughn Monroe and his Orchestra – When The Lights Go On Again (All Over the World) [Victor 27945] (1 week 2)
When The Lights Go On Again - Vaughn Monroe

(vandaag 75 jaar geleden)
(Eddie Seiler; Sol Marcus; Bennie Benjamin)
(Vocal refrain by Vaughn Monroe)

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

(#14 hit voor Lucky Millinder And His Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Trevor Bacon) in 1943 [Decca 18496] (78 rpm)

(#24 Easy Listening-hit voor Kay Starr with The California Dreamers (Arr. & Cond. by: Marty Paich) (Produced by: Bob Thiele) in 1967 [ABC Records 45-11013] (45 rpm)

1953: Teresa Brewer – Ricochet (Rick-O-Shay) [Coral 9-61043] (2 weken 2)
Ricochet - Teresa Brewer
(vandaag 64 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Larry Coleman; Norman Gimbel; Joe Darion)
(Vocal With Orchestra Directed By Jack Pleis)

1970: The 5th Dimension – One Less Bell To Answer [Bell 940] (2 weken 2)
One Less Bell To Answer - The 5th Dimension

(vandaag 47 jaar geleden)
(Burt Bacharach; Hal David)
(Production & Sound by: Bones Howe)
(Arranged By Bob Alcivar, Bill Holman & Bones Howe)

{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(Het origineel is van Keely Smith uit 1967 [Atlantic 45-2429] (45 rpm)

(1967: Karen Logan (Produced and Arranged by Karen Logan & Jay) [Corporation Records CR-0680] (45 rpm)

(#34 Easy Listening-hit voor Rosemary Clooney (Produced by Dick Peirce) (Arranged and Conducted by Shorty Rogers) in 1968 [Dot Records 45-17100] (45 rpm)

(#20 album-hit voor The 5th Dimension in 1970 (LP: Portrait) [Bell 6045]

(#11 album-hit voor Barbra Streisand in 1971 (LP: Barbra Joan Streisand) [Columbia KC 30792]

(#18 album-hit voor Burt Bacharach (Arranged and Conducted by Burt Bacharach) (Produced by Burt Bacharach and Phil Ramone) in 1971 (LP: Burt Bacharach) [A&M Records SP-3501]

(#35 album-hit voor Gladys Knight and The Pips in 1971 (LP: If I Were Your Woman) [Soul SS-731]

(#60 album-hit voor Vikki Carr (Arranged by Ernie Freeman) in 1971 (LP: Vikki Carr’s Love Story) [Columbia C 30662]

(#81 album-hit voor The Dells (Produced By: Charles Stepney and Chuck Barksdale) (Marvin Junior – Baritone) (Johnny Carter – Tenor) (Verne Allison – Tenor) (Mickey McGill – Baritone) (Chuck Barksdale – Bass) (Recorded At: Ter-Mar Recording Studios, Chicago, Illinois) (Engineer And Re-Mix Engineer: Gary Starr) (Album Production And Supervision: Charles Stepney) (Vocal Arrangements: Charles Stepney & The Dells) (Arranger And Conductor: Charles Stepney) (Violins: Sol A. Bobrov, Jerry Sabransky, Elliott M. Golub, Everett Mirsky) (Violas: Milton Preves, William Schoen, Roger Moulton, Samuel Feinzimer, Donald Evans, Isadore Zveron, Arthur Ahlman, Harold Klatz) (Cellos: Karl B. Fruh, Emil Mittermann, Leonard Chausow) (Trombones: John Avant, Morris Ellis) (Trumpet: Arthur Hoyle, Murray Watson) (French Horn: Ethel Merker, Richard Oldberg) (Harp: Edward Druzinsky) (Guitar: Phil UpChurch, Terry Callier, Patrick Ferreri) (Percussion: Morris Jennings, Sheldon Elias, Donny Simmons) (Piano: Charles Stepney) (Drums: Donny Simmons) (Bass: Sidney Simms, Phil UpChurch) in 1971 (LP: Freedom Means….) [Cadet CA 50004]

(#183 album-hit voor Andre Kostelanetz And His Orchestra in 1971 (LP: Love Story) [Columbia C 30501]

(1971: Burt Bacharach (Arranged and Conducted by Burt Bacharach) (Produced by Burt Bacharach & Phil Ramone) [A&M Records 856-S] (45 rpm)

(1971: Barbra Streisand (Arranged by Kenny Welch) (Conducted by Peter Matz) (Produced by Richard Perry) als One Less Bell to Answer/A house Is Not a Home; B-kant van Space Captain [Columbia 4-45511] (45 rpm)

(#54 album-hit voor Dionne Warwicke (Arranged and Conducted by Bob James) in 1972 (LP: Dionne) [Warner Bros. BS 2585]

(#94 album-hit voor Shirley Bassey (Arr. & Cond. by Johnny Harris) in 1972 (LP: I Capricorn) [United Artists UAS-5565]

(#116 album-hit voor Stanley Jordan (℗ 1986) in 1987 (LP: Standards Volume 1) [Blue Note BT-85130]

(2005: Vanessa Williams (Produced by Rob Mathes) (Executive Producers: Vanessa Williams, Matt Walden and Michael Gruber) (CD: Everlasting Love) [Lava ‎93802-2]

(#2 album-hit in Nederland voor Trijntje Oosterhuis & Metropole Orchestra in 2007 (CD: Who’ll Speak for Love: Burt Bacharach Songbook II) [Blue Note 5152062]

(#53 hit voor Gee Cast als One Less Bell to Answer/A House Is Not a Home in 2010)

1992: Wreckx-N-Effect – Rump Shaker (Radio Edit) [MCA Records MCAS7-54388] (3 weken 2)
Rump Shaker - Wreckx-N-Effect

(vandaag 25 jaar geleden)
(Aqil Davidson; David Wynn; Teddy Riley; Markell Riley; Anton Hollins /Raps written by Aqil Davidson, Anton Hollins and Pharrell Williams)
(Raps performed by Aqil Davidson, Markell Riley and Teddy Riley)
(Produced By Teddy Riley, David Wynn, Aqil Davidson, Markell Riley And Tyrone Fyffe)
(Executive Producer: Teddy Riley)
(Remixed by Teddy Riley)
(Bevat samples uit Back to the Hotel van N2Deep (1992) [uncredited]

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

1981: Barbra Streisand – Comin’ In And Out Of Your Life [Columbia 18-02621] (6 weken 2)
Comin’ In And Out Of Your Life - Barbra Streisand
(vandaag 36 jaar geleden)
(Richard Parker; Bobby Whiteside)
(Executive Producer: Charles Koppelman)
(Produced by Andrew Lloyd Webber)

(#11 hit in de Hot 100 op 30 januari 1982)

1987: Dan Hill – Never Thought (That I Could Love) [Columbia 38-07618] (3 weken 2)
Never Thought - Dan Hill
(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Dan Hill)
(Produced by Hank Medress and John Capek)
(Remix Engineer: David Thoener)
(Arranged by John Sheard)

(#43 hit in de Hot 100 op 20 februari 1988)

1992: Restless Heart – When She Cries [RCA 7863-62412-4] (7 weken 2)
When She Cries - Restless Heart

(vandaag 25 jaar geleden)
(Marc Beeson; Sonny LeMaire)
(Produced by Josh Leo and Restless Heart)

(#11 hit in de Hot 100 op 23 januari 1993­

1998: Phil Collins – True Colors (Totaal: 8 weken 2)
True Colors - Phil Collins

(vandaag 19 jaar geleden)
(Billy Steinberg; Tom Kelly)
(Drums – PC [ = Phil Collins]
[ = Kenneth Brian Edmonds] – Backing Vocals, Keyboards & Drum Programming)
(Produced by Babyface)
(Greg Phillinganes – Acoustic Piano & Wurlitzer)
(Eric Rigler – Uilleann Pipes)
(Michael Thompson – Guitar)
(Cornelius Mims – Bass)
(Produced by Babyface)
(Engineered by Paul Boutin)
(Mixed by Jon Gass)
(Assistant mix engineer: E’lyk)
(Recorded and Mixed at Brandon’s Way Recording, Los Angeles, CA)
(Production co-ordinator: Ivy Skoff)
(terug op #2: 16-01-1990, 23-01-1990, 30-01-1990, 06-02-1990, 13-02-1990 en 20-02-1990 (6 weken)

(#66 hit in de Airplay Hot 100 op 28 november 1998)

(#1 hit voor Cyndi Lauper (Executive Producer: David Wolff) (Produced by Cyndi Lauper and Lennie Petze) op 25 oktober 1986 [Portrait 37-06247] (45 pm)

(#66 pop- hit voor Glee Cast in 2009)

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1970: Lynn Anderson – Rose Garden [Columbia 4-45252] (5 weken 1)
Rose Garden - Lynn Anderson
(vandaag 47 jaar geleden)
(Joe South)
(Arranged by Cam Mullins)
(Produced by Glenn Sutton)

(#3 hit in de Hot 100 op 13 februari 1971)

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

(Het origineel is van Billy Joe Royal (Arranged and Produced by Joe South) als I Never Promised You a Rose Garden uit 1967 (LP: Billy Joe Royal Featuring: Hush) [Columbia CS 9581]

(#119 Bubbling Under-hit voor Dobie Gray (Produced by Quitman Dennis, Brent Maher, Tommy Amato) in 1969 [White Whale WW-300] (45 rpm)

(#139 album-hit voor The Three Degrees (Arranged by: Steve Swanson & Sammy Lowe) (Produced by: Richard Barrett) in 1970 (LP: Maybe) [Roulette SR-42050]

(#3 album-hit voor Andy Williams in 1971 (LP: Love Story) [Columbia KC 30497]

(#47 album-hit voor Johnny Mathis in 1971 (LP: Love Story) [Columbia C 30499]

(#98 album-hit voor Ray Conniff And The Singers in 1971 (LP: Love Story) [Columbia C 30498]

(#141 album-hit voor Boots Randolph in 1971 (LP: Homer Louis Randolph, III) [Monument Z 30678]

(#161 album-hit voor Danny Davis And The Nashville Brass in 1971 (LP: Somethin’ Else) [RCA Victor LSP-4476]

(#169 album-hit voor Ronnie Aldrich And His Two Pianos with The London Festival Orchestra in 1971 (LP: Love Story) [London Phase 4 ASBP 22]

(#183 album-hit voor Andre Kostelanetz And His Orchestra in 1971 (LP: Love Story) [Columbia C 30501]

(1971: Johnny Farnham (LP: Johnny) [His Master’s Voice OCSD 7680]

(1971: Claude François als Je te demande pardon; B-kant van C’est la même chanson [45-Fleche 6061-175]

(1971: Peter Horton (LP: Intercontinental) [Polydor 2371 201]

(#199 album-hit voor Carol Burnett (Produced by Ted Glasser) (Arranged by Ernest Freeman, Jr.) (Engineer: Peter Romano) in 1972 (LP: Carol Burnett Featuring If I Could Write a Song) [Columbia C 31048]

(1976: Dana (Produced by Geoff Stephens) (Re-mixing by Barry Blue) (Arrangements: Johnny Coleman) (LP: Love Songs & Fairy Tales) [GTO ‎GTLP 016]

(#98 pop-hit voor Martina McBride als (I Never Promised You A) Rose Garden in 2005)

(2010: Judith Peters als Jij bent mijn leven [Berk Music BM1923201] (CD-single)

1981: Alabama – Love In The First Degree [RCA PB-12288] (2 weken 1)
Love In The First Degree - Alabama
(vandaag 36 jaar geleden)
(Jim Hurt; Tim DuBois)
(Produced by Alabama, Larry McBride and Harold Shedd)
(Strings arranged by Kristin Wilkinson)

(#15 hit in de Hot 100 op 6 maart 1982)

1987: Highway 101 – Somewhere Tonight [Warner Bros. Records 7-28223] (2 weken 1)
Somewhere Tonight - Highway 101
(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Harlan Howard; Rodney Crowell)
(Produced by Paul Worley)

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

1992: Vince Gill – Don’t Let Our Love Start Slippin’ Away [MCA Records MCAS7-54489] (3 weken 1)
Don’t Let Our Love Start Slippin’ Away - Vince Gill

(vandaag 25 jaar geleden)
(Vince Gill; Pete Wasner)
(Produced By Tony Brown)

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

1998: Terri Clark – You’re Easy On The Eyes [Mercury 314-566 218-7] (3 weken 1)
You’re Easy On The Eyes - Terri Clark

(vandaag 19 jaar geleden)
(Tom Shapiro; Chris Waters; Terri Clark)

(#40 hit in de Hot 100 op 19 december 1998)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1970: The Supremes – Stoned Love [Motown M 1172] (1 week 1)
Stoned Love - The Supremes
(vandaag 47 jaar geleden)
(Frank Wilson; Yennik Samoht)
(Produced by Frank Wilson)
(Arranged by David Van DePitte)

(#7 hit in de Hot 100 op 19 december 1970)

(#2 album-hit voor The Supremes in 1994 (Soundtrack Executive Producers: Robert Zemeckis, Joel Sill & Glen Brunman) (CD Bonus Track) op de various artists (CD: Forrest Gump: The Soundtrack) [Epic Soundtrax E2K 66329]

1987: Michael Jackson – The Way You Make Me Feel [Epic 34-07645] (4 weken 1)
The Way You Make Me Feel - Michael Jackson

(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Michael Jackson)
(Mastered by Brian Gardner)
(Re-mixed by Bruce Swedien at Bernie Grundman Mastering)
(Produced by Quincy Jones)
(Co-Produced by Michael Jackson)
(Recorded & Recorded by Bruce Swedien)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 23 januari 1988)

(2000: Michael Jackson (St: Center Stage)

(#120 album-hit voor Paul Anka (Produced by Alex Christensen) (Executive Producer: Paul Anka) (Engineered and mixed by Al Schmitt) (Arranged by Randy Kerber) in 2005 (CD: Rock Swings) [Verve ‎B0004751-02]

2009: Trey Songz Featuring Drake – I Invented Sex (2 weken 1)
I Invented Sex - Trey Songz

(vandaag 8 jaar geleden)
(Tremaine Neverson; Aubrey Graham; Carlos McKinney; Tony Scales)

(#42 hit in de Hot 100 op 2 januari 2010)


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)



2004: Anthony Callea – The Prayer [Sony BMG Music Entertainment ‎82876673582] (5 weken 1)
(vandaag 13 jaar geleden)
(Carole Bayer Sager; David Foster)
(Produced, Orchestrated and Conducted by John Foreman)
(Recorded and Mixed by Richard Lush at Studio 301, Sydney Australia)
(Assisted by Michael Morgan)
(Piano: Dave PritchardBlunt)
(Drums: Gordon Rytmeister)
(Bass: Mark Costa)
(Performer by Anthony Callea with the Sydney International Orchestra)
(Violins: Jemima Littlemore (leader), Myee Clohessy, Laura McCrow, Alex Pringle, Dominique Guerbois, Cecilia Bersee, Amanda Scott, Helen Renaud, Jennifer Taylor, Matthew Watson, Michelle Jackson, Narine Melconnian, Kerry Martin and Mariana Green)
(Violas: Robyn Stout, Valmai Coggins and Greg Ford)
(Cellos: Sally SchinckelBrown and Sally Maer)
(Double Bass: Dave Cooper and Edmund Bastin)
(Harp: Ulpia Erdos)
(French Horns: Andrew Brian, Saul Lewis and Victoria Chatterley)
(Timpani: Allan Watson)
(Flute: Carolyn Watson)
(Oboe: Connel McClure)
(Trumpets: John Foster and Joshua Clarke)
(Trombone: Nigel Crocker)
(Music Coordination: Ken Laing AM)
(Mastered by Don Bartley at Studio 301, Sydney)

(#2 album-hit in Amerika voor Celine Dion Duet with Josh Groban in 1998 op de Celine Dion (CD: These Are Special Times) [550 Music ‎BK 69523]

(#117 album-hit in Amerika voor Josh Groban in 1998 op de various artists Music from the Motion Picture (CD: Quest for Camelot) [Curb Records ‎83097-2]

(#4 album-hit in Amerika voor Andrea Bocelli with Celine Dion) in 1999 op de Andrea Bocelli (CD: Sogno) [Polydor 547 222-2]

(#70 hit in Amerika voor Celine Dion and Josh Groban in 2008)


1969: The Beatles – Come Together [Apple NZP.3345] (1 week 1)
(vandaag 48 jaar geleden)
(John Lennon; Paul McCartney)
(Produced by George Martin)

(B-kant van Something)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 29 november 1969)

(#57 hit in Amerika voor Ike & Tina Turner & The Ikettes (Produced & Arranged by Ike Turner) in 1970 [Minit 32087] (45 rpm)

(#23 hit in Amerika voor Aerosmith (Produced by Jack Douglas and George Martin) in 1978 [Columbia 3-10802] (45 rpm)

1999: S Club 7 – S Club Party (3 weken 1)
(vandaag 17 jaar geleden)
(Mikkel Storleer Eriksen; Hallgeir Rustan; Tor Erik Hermansen; Hugh Atkins)
(Produced by StarGate [ = Mikkel Storleer Eriksen & Tor Erik Hermansen] and recorded at StarGate Studios AS, Norway)
(Additional production and mix by Jeremy Wheatley)
(Keyboards and programming by Steve Hilton)
(Mastered by Noel Summerville and Richard Dowling at Transfermation)

2011: LMFAO – Sexy And I Know It (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 6 jaar geleden)
(Stefan Kendal Gordy; Kenneth Oliver; G.M. Robertson; D.J. Listenbee [ = Jamahl Listenbee]; Erin E. Beck)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 7 januari 2011)


Australia and New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia


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