8 januari

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

De nummer 1-hits van 8 januari

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1916: James F. Harrison – Keep The Home Fires Burning (Till The Boys Come Home) (2 weken 1)
Keep The Home Fires Burning (Till The Boys Come Home)
(vandaag 101 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Lena Guilbert Ford /Muziek: Ivor Novello)

(#4 hit voor Frederick Wheeler (Baritone with orchestra) in 1916 [Victor 17881] (78 rpm)

(#4 hit voor John McCormack (Tenor with orchestra) in 1917 [Victrola 64696] (78 rpm)

1927: Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra – In A Little Spanish Town (‘Twas on a Night Like This) [Victor 20266] (8 weken 1)
In A Little Spanish Town - Paul Whiteman
(vandaag 90 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Sam M. Lewis; Joe Young /Muziek: Mabel Wayne)
(Orchestra)
(With vocal refrain)

(1926: Irving Kaufman [Harmony 301-H] (78 rpm)

(#4 hit voor The Cavaliers (Vocal Chorus by Frank Harris) in 1927 [Columbia 805-D] (78 rpm)

(#12 hit voor Sam Lanin And His Famous Players in 1927 [78-OKeh 40740]

(1951: Ted Heath and His Orchestra (10” LP: Tempo for Dancers) [London LB.340]

(#5 album-hit voor Frankie Carle in 1952 (LP: Frankie Carle Plays Honky Tonk Piano)

(#29 hit voor David Carroll And His Orchestra in 1954 [45-Mercury 70444-X45]

(1955: David Carroll And His Orchestra (LP: Dancer’s Delight) [Mercury MG-20109]

(#19 album-hit voor The Three Suns (with Orchestra Conducted by Marty Gold and Sid Ramin) in 1956 (LP: High Fi and Wide) [RCA Victor ‎LPM 1249]

(#49 hit voor Bing Crosby And The Buddy Cole Trio (Vocal With Instrumental Accompaniment); B-kant van Ol’ Man River in 1956 [Decca 9-29850] (45 rpm)

(#17 album hit voor Lawrence Welk And His Champagne Music in 1957 (LP: Say Waltz with Lawrence Welk) [Coral CRL 57119] {medley + It Happened in Monterey}

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

(1959: Ruby Braff (LP: Blowing Around the World) [United Artists UAL 3045]

(1959: Bill Haley and his Comets als In a Little Spanish Town (‘Twas on a Night Like This) (LP: Strictly Instrumental) [Decca DL 78964]

(1959: Sonny Stitt (Produced By Teddy Reig) als In a Little Spanish Town (LP: The Saxophones of Sonny Stitt) [Roost LP 2230]

(1960: Charlie Shavers y su Orquesta als En un pueblito español op de EP Fenesi [45-Everest HR 0027-07] {Spaanse persing}

(1960: David Carroll and his Orchestra als In a Little Spanish Town Cha Cha (LP: Latin Percussion) [Mercury Records PPS 6000]

(#7 album-hit voor Chet Atkins (Recorded in Nashville) (Recording Engineer: Bill Porter) (Produced by Chet Atkins) in 1961 (LP: Chet Atkins’ Workshop) [RCA LSP 2232]

(#41 album-hit voor Edmundo Ros And His Orchestra in 1961 (LP: Bongos from the South) [London Phase 4 Stereo SP.44003]

(1961: The Blue Diamonds (with choir and orchestra conducted by Jack Bulterman) [Decca FM 264 387] (45 rpm)

(#8 album-hit voor Enoch Light in 1962 (LP: Stereo35/MM, Volume Two)

(1962: Xavier Cugat (LP: Twist with Cugat) [Mercury MG-20705]

(1963: Vincent van Dijck And His Fellows op de EP El Paso [45-Fellofoon FF 102]

(1963: Billy Mure And The Aztec Guitars (LP: Maria Elena and Other Great Songs) [MGM E 4189]

(1964: Lucille Starr (Arranged by Herb Alpert and Julius Wechter) (LP: The French Song) [A&M Records SP 4107]

(1966: Edmundo Ros And His Orchestra (Arriba) [London Phase 4 Stereo SP.44080]

(#1 album-hit voor Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass ‎(Producers / Herb Alpert & Jerry Moss) (Arranger / Herb Alpert) (Engineer / Larry Levine) als In a Little Spanish Town in 1967 (LP: Sounds Like…) [A&M Records ‎SP-4124]

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

1966: The Beatles – We Can Work It Out [Capitol Records 5555] (3 weken 1)
We Can Work It Out - The Beatles

(vandaag 51 jaar geleden)
(John Lennon; Paul McCartney)
(Recorded in Engeland)

(#97 album-hit voor The Brothers Four (Produced by Teo Macero) (Vocal arrangements by Milt Okun) (Orchestrations arranged and conducted by Peter Matz) in 1966 (LP: A Beatles’ Songbook: The Brothers Four Sing Lennon/McCartney) [Columbia CS 9302]

(1966: Richard Anthony (Orchestre direction: Ivor Raymonde) als Tout peut s’arranger (We can work it out) op de EP Hello, Pussycat [Columbia ESRF 1722] (EMI) (45 rpm) {Franse versie}

(#11 album-hit voor Dionne Warwick (Produced by Chips Moman and Dionne Warwick) (Recorded at American Sound Studios, Memphis, Tennessee) (Audio Engineer: Chips Moman) (Strings arrangements – Michael Leach) in 1969 (LP: Soulful) [Scepter Records SPS-573]

(#13 hit voor Stevie Wonder (Produced by Stevie Wonder) (Arranged by Wade Marcus) in 1971 [Tamla T 54202] (45 rpm)

(#80 album-hit voor Johnny Mathis in 1971 (LP: Today’s Greatest Hits Johnny Mathis You’ve Got a Friend) [Columbia C 30740]

(1971: James Darren (Music Supervision: Don Kirshner) (Producer: Ritchie Adams) als Medley: Hello Goodbye/We Can Work It Out (LP: Mammy Blue) [Kirshner KES-115]

(#169 album-hit voor Dionne Warwicke in 1972 (LP: From Within) [Scepter Records SPS 2-598]

(#48 album-hit voor The Four Seasons in 1976 (Produced By Lou Reizner) (The London Symphony Orch. & The Royal Philharmonic Orch.) (Arranged by Wil Malone and Conducted by Harry Rabinowitz) op de various artists The Original Soundtrack Track from the 20th Century-Fox Film (LP: All This and World War II) [20th Century Records ‎2T-522]

(1979: Sacha Distel (LP: The Night, the Music and You) [Pye Records NSPL 18606]

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

(#12 album-hit voor Tesla in 1990 (CD: Five Man Acoustical Jam)

(#14 album-hit voor Paul McCartney in 1991 (CD: Unplugged (The Official Bootleg)

(#90 album-hit voor Phil Keaggy & PFR (Recorded by Steve Bishir at The Dugout, assisted by Martin Woodlee and Craig White) (Overdubs recorded by Steve Bisher and Martin Woodlee at The Dugout and Omni Sound) (Strings recorded by Aaron Swihart) (Kristin Wilkinson, John Catchings, David Davidson, Christian Teal, Russell Mauldin) (Joel Hanson-Lead Vocals, Guitars) (Patrick Andrew-Bass) (Mark Nash-Drums) (Phil Keaggy-Lead Vocals, Guitars, Organ) (Phil Madeira-Accordion) (String arrangements: Russell Mauldin) (Background Vocals: Gordon Kennedy, Joel Hanson, Patrick Andrew) (Produced by Jimmie Lee Sloas) (Executive Producer: Jerry Crutchfield) (Concept originated by Jerry Crutchfield & Paul Tannen) (Mixed by Craig Hanson at Sound Stage Studio) in 1995 op de various artists (CD: Come Together: America Salutes the Beatles) [Liberty CDP-7243-8-31712-2-4]

(#4 album-hit in Engeland voor Chris de Burgh (℗ 2008) in 2009 (CD: Footsteps) [Ferryman Productions ‎1798495]

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

(Op 12 januari 1966 wordt door de Amerikaanse omroep ABC Batman voor het eerst op televisie uitgezonden. Adam West speelt de rol van Batman. Zijn vaste vervoermiddel is de Batmobile. Burt Ward is te zien als zijn assistent Robin. ABC heeft in totaal 120 afleveringen geproduceerd. De laatste aflevering is op 14 maart 1968 op de buis te bekijken.)

1977: Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis, Jr. – You Don’t Have To Be A Star (To Be In My Show) [ABC Records ABC-12208] (1 week 1)
You Don’t Have To Be A Star - Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis, Jr.

(vandaag 40 jaar geleden)
(James Dean; John Glover)
(Produced by Don Davis)
(Arranged by Horace Ott)
(Published ℗ 1976)

2011: Bruno Mars – Grenade (4 weken 1)
Grenade - Bruno Mars

(vandaag 6 jaar geleden)
(Bruno Mars; Philip Lawrence; Ari Levine; Brody Brown; Claude Kelly; Andrew Wyatt)
(Produced by The Smeezingtons [ = Bruno Mars, Philip Lawrence & Ari Levine]
(Mixed by Manny Marroquin at Larrabee Recording Studios, Los Angelas, CA)
(Assisted by Erik Madrid and Christian Plata)
(Engineered by Ari Levine at Levcon Studios, Los Angelas, CA)
(All music and instruments played by Bruno Mars, Ari Levine and Brody Brown)
(Executive Producers: The Smeezingtons)
(Mastered by Stephen Marcussen at Marcussen Mastering, Hollywood, CA)

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1938: Guy Lombardo and his Royal Canadians – Bei Mir Bist Du Schön [Victor 25739] (1 week 2)

(vandaag 79 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Jacobs Jacobs /Muziek: Sholom Seconda /Engelse tekst: Sammy Cahn; Saul Chaplin)
(Vocal refrein by male trio)

(Het origineel is van Aaron Lebedoff als בײַ מיר ביסטו שיין (Bay mir bistu sheyn) uit 1932 in de jiddische musical)

(1937: Belle Baker (Orchestra under Direction of Gene Kardos) (Vocal with Orchestra) als Bei Mir Bist Du Schön (Means That You’re Grand) [Brunswick 3042] (78 rpm)

(1937: Dolly Dawn and her Dawn Patrol (Vocal Chorus Dolly Dawn) als Bei Mir Bist Du Schön (Means That You’re Grand) [Vocalion v3908] (78 rpm)

(1937: Ella Fitzgerald And her Savoy Eight (Vocal Chorus by Ella Fitzgerald) als Bei Mir Bist Du Schön (Means That You’re Grand) [Decca 1596] (78 rpm)

(1937: The Street Singer, Vocal (Arthur Tracy) (With Instrumental Accompaniment) als Bei Mir Bist Du Schoen (Means That You’re Grand) [78-Decca 1610]

(1937: Maurice Winnick And His Sweet Music (Vocal Chorus by Al Bowlly) [78-Decca F. 6591]

(#1 hit voor Andrews Sisters (Trumpet Solo by Bobby Hackett, Frank Froeba, piano; Vic Schoen, trumpet; Don Watt, clarinet; Dave Barbour, guitar; Al Philburn, trombone; Haig Stephens, bass; Stan King, drums) (Vocal with Orchestral Accompaniment) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Bei Mir Bist Du Schön (Means That You’re Grand); B-kant van Nice Work If You Can Get It op 22 januari 1938 [Decca 1562] (78 rpm)

(#3 hit voor Music in the Russ Morgan Manner (Vocal Chorus: Russ Morgan) als Bei Mir Bist Du Schön (Means That You’re Grand) op 29 januari 1938 [Brunswick 8037] (78 rpm)

(#4 hit voor Benny Goodman Quartet (Clarinet, Piano, Vibraphone and Drums) (Vocal refrain by Martha Tilton) als Bei Mir Bist Du Schön in 1938 [Victor 25751] (78 rpm)

(#7 hit voor Jerry Blaine and his Streamline Rhythm (Vocal refrain by phyllis Kenny and chorus) als Bei Mir Bist Du Schön in 1938 [Bluebird B-7344] (78 rpm)

(#15 hit voor Kate Smith als Bei Mir Bist Du Schoen (Means That You’re Grand) in 1938 [78-Victor 25752]

(1938: Al Bowlly (Baritone In English w. Orch.) als Bei Mir Bist Du Schoen (Means that you’re grand) [His Master’s Voice B.D.493] (78 rpm)

(1938: Léo Marjane (avec acc. d’Orchestre) (Ch. Femme en François av. Orch.) als Bei Mir Bist Du Schön [Disque Gramophone K 3118] (78 rpm) {Franse versie}

(#2 album-hit voor Benny Goodman in 1950 (LP: Carnegie Hall Jazz Concert)

(#49 album-hit voor Louis Prima & Keely Smith in 1959 (LP: Louis and Keely!) [Dot DLP 3210]

(#69 hit voor Louis Prima & Keely Smith als Bei Mir Bist Du Schon in 1959 [Dot 45-15956] (45 rpm)

(1961: Dutch Swing College Band als Bei mir bist du schön; B-kant van Erzherzog-Johann-Jodler [45-Philips 318 437 PF]

(1962: Dennis Bell (Producer Joe Linhart) als Bei Mir Bist Du Schoen [RCA Victor 47-8122] (45 rpm)

(#5 album-hit voor Village Stompers in 1963 (LP: Washington Square)

(1963: The Lennon Sisters (Produced by Tom Mack and Randy Wood) (Arr. & Cond. by Jimmie Haskell) [Dot 45-16423] (45 rpm)

(1964: Phil Bodner with the PB 6 (Produced by Marnel Music Co. Inc.) [RIC Recording Industries Corp. S 103-64] (45 rpm)

(1966: The Provocative Strings of Zacharias (Piano Solos by Dieter Reith) (LP: Pop Goes Baroque) [RCA Victor LSP 3597]

(1972: Sammy Cahn (recorded live from the stage of the Kaufmann Concert Hall of The 92nd Street “Y” in New York (LP: An Evening with Sammy Cahn) [Laureate Records LL 604]

(#1 hit in Nederland voor Stars on 45 (Produced by Jaap Eggermont)  als Proudly Presents The Star Sisters (Andrews Sisters-medley: Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy/South American Way/Bei mir bist du schon/In the Mood/Rum and Coca Cola/Tico-Tico/Say “Si Si” (Para vigo me voy) in 1983 [CNR 142.004] (45 rpm)

1966: Gary Lewis And The Playboys – She’s Just My Style [Liberty 55846] (4 weken 3)
She’s Just My Style - Gary Lewis
(vandaag 51 jaar geleden)
(Gary Lewis; Leon Russell; Tom Leslie; Al Capps)
(Produced by Snuff Garrett)

(#33 album-hit voor The Ventures (Producer: Joe Saraceno) (Engineer: “Lanky” Linstrot) in 1966 (LP: Where the Act!on Is) [Dolton Records BST 8040]

(#71 album-hit voor Gary Lewis And The Playboys in 1966 (LP: She’s Just My Style) [Liberty LST-7435]

(1967: The Astronauts (LP: Travelin’ Men) [RCA Victor LSP 3733]

1983: Michael Jackson/Paul McCartney – The Girl Is Mine [Epic 34-03288] (3 weken 2)
The Girl Is Mine - Michael Jackson-Paul McCartney
(vandaag 34 jaar geleden)
(Michael Jackson)
(Produced by Quincy Jones)
(Published ℗ 1982)

1983: Don Henley – Dirty Laundry [Asylum Records 7-69894] (3 weken 3)
Dirty Laundry - Don Henley
(vandaag 34 jaar geleden)
(Don Henley; Danny Kortchmar)
(Produced By Don Henley, Danny Kortchmar & Greg Ladanyi)
(Published ℗ 1982)

2005: Ciara Featuring Missy Elliott – 1,2 Step (7 weken 2)
1,2 Step - Ciara Featuring Missy Elliott

(vandaag 12 jaar geleden)
(Ciara Harris; A. Phalon [ = Phalon Anton Alexander]; Melissa Elliott)
(Produced By Jazze Pha [ = Phalon Anton Alexander]
(Recorded By Sam Thomas At Doppler Studios, Atlanta, GA And Carlos Bedoya At Hit Factory Criteria, Miami, FL)
(Vocal Production By Pierre Medore)
(Executive Producers: Jazze Pha, Anthony “TA” Tate & Henry “Noonie” Lee)

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1966: Al Martino – Spanish Eyes [Capitol Records 5542] (4 weken 1)
Spanish Eyes - Al Martino

(vandaag 51 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Bert Kaempfert /Tekst: Charles Singleton; Eddie Snyder)
(Produced by: Tom Morgan)
(Arranged and Conducted by Peter De Angelis)

(#15 hit in de Hot 100 op 29 januari 1966)

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

(Het origineel is van Bert Kaempfert And His Orchestra Featuring Fred Moch, trumpet als Moon Over Naples uit 1964 [Polydor 59 033 L] (45 rpm)

(#6 Easy Listening-hit voor Bert Kaempfert And His Orchesta (Instrumental) (Recorded In Europe) als Moon Over Naples in 1965 [Decca 31812] (45 rpm)

(#19 album-hit voor Al Martino (Orchestra and Chorus Arranged and Conducted by Peter De Angelis) (Produced by Tom Morgan) als Moon Over Naples (Spanish Eyes) in 1965 (LP: My Cherie) [Capitol Records ST-2362]

(#27 album-hit voor Bert Kaempfert And His Orchestra (Recorded In Europe) als Moon Over Naples in 1965 (LP: The Magic Music of Far Away Places) [Decca DL 74616]

(#31 album-hit voor Billy Vaughn and his orchestra in 1965 (LP: Moon Over Naples) [Dot DLP 25,654]

(1965: Raymond Lefèvre et son grand orchestre als Viens près de moi (Moon Over Naples) (LP: Palmarès des chansons) [Riviera 421 029]

(#14 hit in West-Duitsland voor Ivo Robić (Orchester Bert Kaempfert) als Rot ist der Wein in 1966 [Polydor 52 637 L] (45 rpm)

(#33 album-hit voor The Ventures in 1966 (LP: Where the Action Is)

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

(1966: Ace Cannon als Spanish Eyes; B-kant van More [Hi 45-2111] (45 rpm)

(1966: Raymond Lefèvre and his Orchestra als Spanish Eyes [Kapp K-809] (45 rpm)

(1966: Raymond Lefevre and his Orchestra (LP: You Don’t Have to Say I Love You) [Kapp KS-3510]

(1966: Bob Moore And His Orchestra als Spanish Eyes [Hickory Records, Inc. 45-P-1407] (45 rpm)

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

(#5 album-hit voor Andy Williams in 1967 (LP: Born Free)

(#76 album-hit voor Midnight String Quartet (With Harpsichord, Piano And Rhythm) (Arranged by Glen D. Hardin) in 1967 (LP: Spanish Rhapsodies for Young Lovers) [Viva V-36004]

(1968: Joe Harnell (Arr. & Cond. by Hutch Davie) als Spanish Eyes [Columbia 4-44407] (45 rpm)

(#12 album-hit voor Engelbert Humperdinck in 1968 (LP: The Last Waltz)

(#22 album-hit voor Ray Conniff and The Singers in 1968 (LP: Honey) [Columbia CS 9661]

(#116 album-hit voor Al Hirt  (Arranged by Leroy Kirkland) (Conducted by Bill Walker) (Produced by Paul Robinson) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s “Nashville Sound” Studio, Nashville, Tennessee) (Recording Engineer: Jim Malloy) in 1968 (LP: Al Hirt Plays Bert Kaempfert) [RCA Victor LSP 3917]

(#155 album-hit voor The Exotic Guitars in 1968 (LP: The Exotic Guitars) [Ranwood RLP 8002]

(1968: James Burton and Ralph Mooney (Produced by Ken Nelson) (LP: Corn Pickin’ and Slick Slidin’) [Capitol Records ST-2822]

(1968: Joe Harnell (Arr. & Cond. by Hutch Davis) (Produced by Mike Berniker) als Spanish Eyes [Columbia 4-44407] (45 rpm)

(#147 album-hit voor The 50 Guitars of Tommy Garrett in 1969 (LP: The Best of the 50 Guitars of Tommy Garrett) [Liberty LLS-14045]

(#180 album-hit voor Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band (Produced by Herb Alpert and Jerry Moss) in 1970 (LP: Greatest Hits) [A&M Records SP-4248]

(1977: Charlie Rich (Strings Arranged by Bill McElhiney) als Spanish Eyes [Epic 8-50701] (45 rpm)

(1977: Charlie Rich (LP: Take Me) [Epic KE 34444]

(1978: Johnny Rodriguez (LP: Love Me with All Your Heart) [Mercury SRM-1-5011]

(1980: Al Di Meola & Les Paul (Produced and Arranged by Al Di Meola) als Spanish Eyes [Columbia 1-11386] (45 rpm)

(1986 Fausto Papetti als Blue Spanish Eyes (LP: Oggi 2) [CBS – CBS 450321-1]

1972: David Cassidy – Cherish [Bell 45,150] (1 week 1)
Cherish - David Cassidy
(vandaag 45 jaar geleden)
(Terry Kirkman)
(Strings & Horns Arranged by Mike Melvoin)
(Produced by Wes Farrell)

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

(#1 pop-hit voor The Association (Produced by Curt Boettcher) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} {het origineel} op 24 september 1966 [Valiant Records V 747] (45 rpm)

(#7 album-hit voor Roger Williams (Orchestra Arranged And Conducted By Ralph Carmichael) (Produced By Hy Grill) (Roger Williams At The Piano) in 1966 (LP: Born Free) [Kapp KS 3501]

(#16 album-hit in Engeland voor Petula Clark in 1967 (LP: Colour My World) [Pye NSPL 18171]

(#11 album-hit voor Four Tops in 1967 (LP: Four Tops Reach Out) [Motown S-660]

(#31 album-hit voor The Lettermen in 1967 (LP: Spring!) [Capitol Records ST-2711]

(#49 album-hit voor Petula Clark in 1967 (LP: Color My World/Who Am I) [Warner Bros. W 1673]

(#158 album-hit voor Nina Simone (Arranged and Conducted by Sammy Lowe) (Produced by Danny Davis) in 1967 (LP: Silk & Soul) [RCA Victor LSP 3837]

(1967: Dizzy Gillespie (Arranged by Sammy Lowe) (Produced by Hal Mooney) (Dizzy Gillespie, Trumpet) (James Moody, Tenor and Flute) (Kenny Barron, Piano) (Frank Schifano, Bass) (Billy Butler, Guitar) (Otis Candy Finch Jr., Drums) (Panama Francis, Percussion) (Candido Camero, Conga) (Recorded, October 1966, Bell Sound Studios) (Engineer: Eddie Smith) (LP: The Melody Lingers On) [Limelight ‎LS-82042]

(#13 album-hit voor Ed Ames (Arranged and Conducted by Perry Botkin, Jr.) in 1968 (LP: Who Will Answer? And Other Songs of Our Time) [RCA Victor LSP 3961]

(#9 hit voor David Cassidy (Strings & Horns Arranged by Mike Melvoin) (Produced by Wes Farrell) in 1971 [Bell 45,150] (45 rpm)

(#15 album-hit voor David Cassidy (Produced by Wes Farrell) in 1972 (LP: Cherish) [Bell BELL 6070]

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

(1980: Dave als Cherche un mot d’amour (Arrgt.: et Dir. Orch. Jimmie Haskell); B-kant van Jure-moi [45-CBS 8630]

(1991: Jodeci (St: Fried Green Tomatoes)

(#2 album hit voor Barry Manilow (Duet With The Association) (Album Produced by Barry Manilow, Clive Davis and David Benson) (Executive Producer: Garry C. Kief) (Associate Producers: Greg Bartheld and Marc Hulett) als Cherish/Windy in 2006 (CD: The Greatest Songs of the Sixties) [Arista 82876 82640 2]

(#125 album-hit voor Pat Metheny (Pat Metheny: Solo Baritone Guitar) (Produced By Pat Metheny) (Recorded February 2011 in New York City, NY) (Recorded By Pat Metheny, Pete Karam And David Oakes) (Mixed By Pete Karam) (Mastered By Ted Jensen At Sterling Sound, New York, NY) (Executive Producer: Robert Hurwitz) in 2011 (CD: What’s It All About) [Nonesuch NONESUCH 527912-2]

1977: Barry Manilow – Weekend In New England [Arista AS 0212] (1 week 1)
Weekend In New England - Barry Manilow

(vandaag 40 jaar geleden)
(Randy Edelman)
(Produced By Ron Dante And Barry Manilow)
(Published ℗ 1976)

(#10 hit in de Hot 100 op 26 februari 1977)

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

(Het origineel is van Randy Edelman (Lead Vocals, keyboards and rhythm arrangements: Randy Edelman) (Drums: Nigel Olsson) (Bass: Reinie Press) (Percussion: Gary Coleman) (Guitars: Dean Parks, Lee Ritenour, Steve Cropper, Art Munson, Ben Benay, Andrew Gold) (The Fairbank Boy’s Choir: Tom Bahler, Nigel Olsson, Dee Murray & Jimmy Haas with help from Melissa Manchester, Vini Poncia & Jackie De Shannon) (Produced & Engineered by Bill Schnee) (Recorded at Davlen Sound Studios, Universal City) (Assistant Engineer: Tom Wilson And Producer’s Workshop Hollywood) (Assistant Engineer: Galen Senogles) (Mixed at Sound Labs, Hollywood and at Davlen Sound Studios, Universal City) (Mastered at The Mastering Lab, Hollywood) (Mastering Engineer: Doug Sax) uit 1975 (LP: Farewell Fairbanks) [20th Century Records T-494]

(#115 album-hit voor Roger Whittaker in 1979 (LP: When I Need You) [RCA Victor AFL1-3355]

(#4 album-hit voor Barry Manilow in 2007 (CD: The Greatest Songs of the Seventies) [Arista 88697100342]

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

1994: Mariah Carey – Hero [Columbia 38-77224] (5 weken 2)
Hero - Mariah Carey

(vandaag 23 jaar geleden)
(Mariah Carey; Walter Afanasieff)
(Produced and Arranged by Walter Afanasieff and Mariah Carey)
(Published ℗ 1993)

(#81 hit voor Mariah Carey als Never Too Far/Hero Medley in 2001)

(2001: Neal Schon (CD: Voice) [Higher Octave Music HOMCD 72438-10418-2-6]

(#97 hit voor Nas feat. Keri Hilson in 2008)

2000: Kenny G – Auld Lang Syne (The Millennium Mix) [Arista 13769] (1 week 3)
Auld Lang Syne - Kenny G
(vandaag 17 jaar geleden)
(Traditional)
(Original Music Produced & Arranged by Kenny G)
(Executive Producer: “LA” Reid [ = Antonio M. Reid]

(#7 hit in de Hot 100 op 8 januari 2000)

 2005: Five For Fighting – Silent Night (1 week 2)
Silent Night - Five For Fighting
(vandaag 12 jaar geleden)
(Duitse tekst: Joseph Mohr /Muziek: Franz Gruber /Engelse tekst: John Freeman)

(Dit is het bekendste kerstliedje aller tijden, dateert al uit het jaar 1818)

(Voor zover bekend als eerste op de plaat gezet door Betsy Schot als Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht in 1901)

(1903: Hans Hoffmann als Stille Nacht, Heilige Nacht)

(#2 hit voor Haydn Quartet (Male Quartet als Silent Night, Hallowed Night (Stille Nacht, Heilige Nacht) op 16 december 1905 [Victor Record 4511] (78 rpm)

(#6 hit voor Ernestine Schumann-Heink (Contralto with orchestra) (In German) als Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht (Silent Night, Holy Night) (Christmas Hymn) in 1908 [Victrola 88138] (78 rpm)

(#6 hit voor Elsie Baker (Contralto) (with orchestra) als Silent Night, Hallowed Night (Christmas Hymn) in 1912 [Victor 17164] (78 rpm)

(#7 hit voor Neapolitan Trio (Violin, Flute, and Harp with Bells) als Silent Night, Holy Night (Stille Nacht, Heilige Nacht) (Christmas Hymn) in 1917 [Victor 18389] (78 rpm)

(#6 hit voor Paul Whiteman And His Orchestra (Instrumental) als Silent Night, Holy Night in 1928 [Columbia 50098-D] (78 rpm)

(#7 hit voor Bing Crosby With Victor Young And His Orchestra (Vocal with Orchestra) (Vocal Effects by the Guardsmen Quartette) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Silent Night in 1936 [Decca 621] (78 rpm)

(#10 hit voor Bing Crosby With Victor Young And His Orchestra (Vocal with Orchestra) (Vocal Effects by the Guardsmen Quartette) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Silent Night in 1938 [Decca 621] (78 rpm) {dezelfde versie}

(#19 hit voor Bing Crosby With Victor Young And His Orchestra (Vocal with Orchestra) (Vocal Effects by the Guardsmen Quartette) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Silent Night in 1941 [Decca 621] (78 rpm) {dezelfde versie}

(#16 hit voor Bing Crosby With Victor Young And His Orchestra (Vocal with Orchestra) (Vocal Effects by the Guardsmen Quartette) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Silent Night in 1942 [Decca 621] (78 rpm) {dezelfde versie}

(#1 album-hit voor Bing Crosby With John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra (Vocal with Orchestra and Max Terr’s Mixed Chorus) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Silent Night, Holy Night in 1945 (LP: Merry Christmas) [Decca A-403] {Decca 18510 A] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#1 album-hit voor Perry Como (with Organ and Choir Conducted by Russ Case) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} als Silent Night in 1946 (LP: Merry Christmas Music) [RCA Victor ‎P-161] [RCA Victor 20-1970 A] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#5 album-hit voor Fred Waring And His Pennsylvanians (Glee Club Stuart Churchill, Soloist) als Silent Night (Christmas Hymn), Introducing: Come Unto Him in 1946 (LP: ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas) [Decca A-480] (8 Sides–3) [Decca 23643] {Released in 1942}

(#4 album-hit voor Ken Griffin at the Organ als Silent Night in 1948 (LP: Christmas Music) [Broadcast 500] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#4 album-hit voor Hour of Charm als Silent Night in 1948 (LP: Christmas Carols by the Hour of Charm) [Charm 1] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#8 R&B-hit voor The Raven’s Rendition Of: Silent Night Featuring Jimmy Ricks, Bass (Vocal Quartet With Rhythm Acc.) {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} in 1948 [National Records 9062] (78 rpm)

(#5 album-hit voor The Three Suns als Silent Night in 1949 (LP: Your Christmas Favorites) [RCA Victor WP 250] [RCA Victor 47-3057-A] (45 rpm Box Set)

(#5 album-hit voor Robert Shaw and his RCA Victor Chorale ‎als Christmas Hymns (Part 2): O Come, O Come, Emanuel/O Little Town of Bethlehem/Silent Night (LP: Christmas Hymns and Carols) [RCA Victor Red Seal ‎WMO 1077 (Side 2) [RCA Victor 49-0561-B] (45 rpm Box Set)

(#6 R&B-hit voor Sister Rosetta Tharpe With Rosette Gospel Singers (Gospel Singing With Celeste, Drums and Bass) als Silent Night (Christmas Hymn) 1949 [Decca 48119] (78 rpm)

(#7 album-hit voor Frank Sinatra (Orchestra and Chorus under the direction of Axel Stordahl) als Silent Night in 1949 (LP: Christmas Songs by Sinatra) [Columbia C-167] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#1 album-hit voor Mario Lanza, Tenor (with Orchestra, Jeff Alexander Choir, Ray Sinatra, Conductor) als Silent Night in 1951 (10” LP: Mario Lanza Sings Christmas Songs) [RCA Victor Red Seal Records LM 155]

(#8 album-hit voor The Voices of Walter Schumann als Silent Night in 1951 (LP: Christmas in the Air!) [Capitol CDF-9016] (Part 2) [Capitol F95018] (45 rpm Box Set)

(1951: in de film I’ll See You in My Dreams)

(#1 album-hit voor Eddie Fisher with Hugo Winterhalter’s Orchestra and Chorus als Silent Night in 1952 (LP: Christmas with Eddie Fisher) [RCA Victor LPM 3065]

(#1 album-hit voor Marion Marlowe (Orch., Chorus under dir. of Archie Bleyer) in 1953 op het Arthur Godfrey-album (LP: Christmas with Arthur Godfrey and All the Little Godfreys) [Columbia CL 540]

(#6 album-hit voor Mantovani And His Orchestra (Charles Smart at the Organ) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Silent Night, Holy Night in 1954 (LP: Christmas Carols) [London LL.913]

(#9 album-hit voor Bing Crosby with Buddy Cole And Trio in 1954 (LP: A Musical Autobiography) [Decca DX-151]

(#10 album-hit voor Percy Faith And His Orchestra {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Silent Night, Holy Night in 1954 (LP: Music of Christmas) [Columbia ‎CL 588]

(#10 album-hit voor George Melachrino And Orchestra in 1955 (LP: Christmas in High Fidelity) [RCA Victor LPM 1045]

(1955: Bing Crosby with John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Silent Night (LP: Merry Christmas) [Decca ‎DL 8128]

(1956: Al Hibbler (Vocal With Orchestra And Chorus Directed by Jack Pleis); B-kant van White Christmas [Decca 9-30127] (45 rpm)

(1956: Patti Page (LP: Christmas with Patti Page) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} als Silent Night [Mercury MG-20093]

(#1 album-hit voor Elvis Presley als Silent Night in 1957 (LP: Elvis’ Christmas Album) [RCA Victor LOC 1035]

(#5 album-hit voor The Robert Shaw Chorale, Robert Shaw, Conductor als O Come, O Come, Emanuel/Away in a Manger/Silent Night in 1957 (LP: Christmas Hymns and Carols Volume 1) [RCA Victor LM 2139]

(#8 album-hit voor Perry Como with Russ Case and His Orchestra (with Organ & Chorus) als Silent Night in 1957 (LP: Merry Christmas Music) [RCA Victor LPM 1243]

(#18 album-hit voor Frank Sinatra (Arr. by Gordon Jenkins) (With Orchestra Conducted by Gordon Jenkins) als Silent Night in 1957 (LP: A Jolly Christmas from Frank Sinatra) [Capitol W-894]

(#18 album-hit voor Lawrence Welk And His Champagne Music (Adapted And Arranged By George Gates) als Christmas Carol: Come All Ye Faithful/Deck the Halls/Good King Wenceslas/Good King Wenceslas/God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen/First Noel/Hark! the Herald Angels Sing/It Came Upon the Midnight Clear/Joy to the World/Little Town of Bethlehem/Silent Night in 1957 (LP: Jingle Bells) [Coral CRL 57186]

(#54 hit voor Bing Crosby With John Scott Trotter and his Orchestra (Vocal With Orchestra And Max Terr’s Mixed Chorus) als Silent Night (Christmas Hymn) in 1957 [Decca 9-23777] (45 rpm)

(#1 album-hit voor Mitch Miller & The Gang {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Silent Night, Holy Night in 1958 (LP: Christmas Sing-Along with Mitch) [Columbia ‎CL 1205]

(#3 album-hit voor Johnny Mathis with Percy Faith and His Orchestra {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Silent Night, Holy Night in 1958 (LP: Merry Christmas) [Columbia CL 1195]

(#4 album-hit voor Tennessee Ernie Ford (With Orchestra & Chorus Conducted By Harry Geller) (Adapt. and Arr. Harry Geller-Ernest Jennings Ford) als Silent Night in 1958 (LP: The Star Carol) [Capitol Records ST-1071]

(#22 album-hit voor The Norman Luboff Choir (Arr. by Norman Luboff) als The Wassail Song (Here We Come A’Wassailing)/Oh Come, All Ye Faithful (Adeste Fideles)/Deck the Hall with Boughs of Holly/Silent Night, Holy Night in 1958 (LP: Songs of Christmas) [Columbia CL 926]

(1958: Ken Griffin als Silent Night (LP: The Organ Plays at Christmas) [Columbia CL 692]

(#4 album-hit voor Mario Lanza, Tenor (with Orchestra and Chorus Paul Baron, Conductor) als Silent Night in 1959 (LP: Mario Lanza Sings Christmas Carols) [RCA Victor Red Seal LM 2333]

(#5 album-hit voor The Mormon Tabernacle Choir {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} als Silent Night, Holy Night in 1959 (LP: The Spirit of Christmas) [Columbia Masterworks ‎MS 6100]

(#12 album-hit voor Roger Williams (With the Concert Grand Orchestra) (Directed by Frank Hunter and Mary Gold) als Silent Night in 1959 (LP: Christmas Time) [Kapp KL-1164]

(#25 album-hit voor Robert Rheims (Organ and Chimes by Robert Rheims) als Silent Night in 1959 (LP: Merry Christmas in Carols) [Rheims Records LP 6006]

(#22 album-hit voor Perry Como with Mitchell Ayres and his Orch. and the Ray Charles Singers als The Story of the First Christmas: O Little Town of Bethlehem/Come, Come, Come to the Manger/The First Noël/O Come, All Ye Faithful/We Three Kings of Orient Are/Silent Night in 1960 (LP: Season’s Greetings from Perry Como) [RCA Victor LSP 2066]

(#39 album-hit voor The Robert Rheims Choraliers (Chorale with Chimes, Harp, Organ And Symphonic-Carillion) (Arrangements: Ward Webber) (Director Robert Rheims) als Shepherds Shake Off Your Drowsy Sleep/Silent Night in 1960 (LP: We Wish You a Merry Christmas) [Rheims Records LP 6008]

(1960: The Brothers Four {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} als Silent Night, Holy Night (LP: Merry Christmas) [Columbia ‎CS 9368]

(1960: Bobby Darin {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} (LP: The 25th of December with Bobby Darin) als Silent Night, Holy Night [Atco 33-125]

(1961: Gene Autry als Silent Night (LP: The Original Gene Autry Sings Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer & Other Christmas Favorites) [The Grand Prix Series KX-X11]

(#39 album-hit voor Pat Boone als Silent Night in 1962 (Orchestra and chorus conducted by Mort Lindsey) (LP: White Christmas) [Dot DLP 3222]

(#99 hit voor Mahalia Jackson (Christmas Carol) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Silent Night, Holy Night in 1962 [Apollo 750-45] (45 rpm)

(#100 album-hit voor Lawrence Welk and his Orchestra (Adaptations by George Gates) (Produced By George Gates, Lawrence Welk And Randy Wood) als Silent Night in 1962 (LP: Silent Night and 13 Other Best Loved Christmas Songs) [Dot DLP 25,397]

(1962: Nat King Cole (Music Conducted by Ralph Carmichael) (Produced by Lee Gillette) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} als Silent Night (LP: The Christmas Song) [Capitol Records ‎W-1967]

(#1 album-hit [Christmas Charts] voor Andy Williams {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Silent Night, Holy Night in 1963 (LP: The Andy Williams Christmas Album) [Columbia ‎CL 2087]

(#8 album-hit [Christmas Charts] voor The Incredible Jimmy Smith (Arranged and Conducted By Billy Byers) (Director of Engineering: Val Valentin) (Produced by Creed Taylor) als Silent Night in 1964 (LP: Christmas ‘64) [Verve Records V6-8604]

(#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} als Silent Night in 1966 (LP: The Dean Martin Christmas Album) [Reprise Records RS 6222]

(#4 album-hit voor Simon & Garfunkel (Produced by Bob Johnston) als 7 O’Clock News/Silent Night in 1966 (LP: Parsley, Sage, Rosemary and Thyme) [Columbia CS 9363]

(#18 album-hit [Christmas Charts] voor The Lettermen (Vocal Arrangements by Wilson Brown and The Lettermen) (Produced by Steve Douglas) (Arranged and Conducted by Richard Hazard) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} als Silent Night, Holy Night in 1966 (LP: For Christmas This Year) [Capitol Records ‎ST-2587]

(#36 album hit [Christmas Charts] voor Andre Kostelanetz With Phyllis Curtin Soloist With The St. Kilian Boychoir {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} (LP: Wishing You a Merry Christmas) als Silent Night in 1966 [Columbia Masterworks ‎MS 6779]

(#1 album-hit [Christmas Charts] voor Barbra Streisand (Produced by Ettore Stratta) (Arranged and Conducted by Marty Paich) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Sleep in Heavenly Peace (Silent Night) in 1967 (LP: A Christmas Album) [Columbia ‎CS 9557]

(#27 album-hit [Christmas Charts] voor Ella Fitzgerald With Ralph Carmichael’s Chorus and Orchestra (Produced by Dave Dexter, Jr.) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Silent Night in 1967 (LP: Ella Fitzgerald’s Christmas) [Capitol Records ‎ST-2805]

(#25 album-hit [Christmas Charts] voor Anita Bryant (Produced by Jay Darrow) (Arranged and Conducted by Chuck Bird) als Silent Night, Holy Night in 1967 (LP: Christmas with Anita Bryant: Do You Hear What I Hear?) [Columbia CS 9520]

(#30 album-hit voor Barbra Streisand (Produced by Jack Gold) (Sound Supervised by Warren Vincent) (Engineering: Edward T. Graham, Steve Weiss, Phil Macy, Arthur Kendy) {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} als Sleep in Heavenly Peace (Silent Night) in 1968 (LP: A Happening in Central Park) [Columbia CS 9710]

(1968: Raymond Lefèvre And His Orchestra (Arr. by Raymond Lefèvre) als Silent Night (LP: Merry Christmas) [4 Corners Of The World FCL-4257]

(1968: The Temptations (Traditional) (Produced by Norman Whitfield) {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} als Silent Night; B-kant van Rudolph, the Red Nosed Reindeer [Gordy G-7082] (45 rpm)

(1969: Bill Anderson (Produced By Owen Bradley) als Silent Night (LP: Bill Anderson’s Christmas) [Decca ‎DL 75161]

(1969: Ronnie Kole Trio (Arr.: Ronnie Kole) als Silent Night, Holy Night [Paula Records 317] (45 rpm)

(1972: Arthur Fiedler and His Chorus and Orchestra (Arr.: Richard Hayman) (Produced by Peter Dellheim) (Recording Engineer: Bernard Keville) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Silent Night (LP: Pops Goes Christmas) [RCA Red Seal ‎LSC-3324]

(1972: The Singers Unlimited {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} als Stille Nacht (LP: Christmas) [BASF G20904]

(#14 album-hit voor John Denver in 1975 (LP: Rocky Mountain Christmas) [RCA Victor APL1-1201]

(#145 album-hit voor Carpenters (Conceived and Produced  by Richard Carpenter) (Associate Producer: Karen Carpenter) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Silent Night in 1978 (LP: Christmas Portrait) [A&M Records SP-4726]

(1978: Günter Noris {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Stille Nacht, Heilige Nacht (LP: Fröhliche Weihnacht Überall) [Ariola ‎26 178 IT]

(#26 album-hit voor John Denver & The Muppets (Traditional) (Produced by Milton Okun) als Silent Night, Holy Night in 1979 (LP: A Christmas Together) [RCA Victor AFL1-3451]

(#73 album-hit voor Willie Nelson (Produced and Arranged by Booker T. Jones) Recorded and Mixed in the Enactron Truck) als Silent Night, Holy Night in 1979 (LP: Pretty Paper) [Columbia JC 36189]

(1980: The King’s Singers with the City Of London Sinfonia, Conducted by Richard Hickox) (Arr.: John Rutter) (Produced by Hartmut Kiesewetter) (Engineered by John Kurlander) (Recorded at Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Stille Nacht (Silent Night) (LP: Christmas with the King’s Singers) [MMG – MMG 1126]

(1981: Vic Damone (Producer: Norman Geller & Ben Arrigo) (RCA Studios, New York) (Engineer: Mike Moran) (Created By Vic Damone & Norman Geller) (Entire Session Conducted By Norman Geller) (Arranged By Frank Hunter) als Silent Night (LP: Christmas with Vic Damone) [Holiday Records HDY-1936]

(#110 album-hit voor Mannheim Steamroller {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Stille Nacht in 1984 ‎(LP: Mannheim Steamroller Christmas) [American Gramaphone AG1984]

(1984: Roger Whittaker (Arranged and Produced by Nick Mundo) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Silent Night (LP: Tidings of Comfort and Joy) [Tembo TMB102]

(#116 album-hit voor Stanley Jordan (Arr. Stanley Jordan) (Produced by Stanley Jordan) (Co-Produced by Gene Lennon) (Associate Producers: Don Dickson and Christine Martin als Silent Night (℗ 1986) in 1987 (LP: Standards Volume 1) [Blue Note BT-85130]

(#6 album-hit [Christmas Charts] voor Ricky Van Shelton (Produced by Steve Buckingham) (Arranged by Al DeLory and Steve Buckingham) als Silent Night in 1989 (CD: Ricky Van Shelton Sings Christmas) [Columbia CK 45269]

(#40 album-hit voor Barry Manilow (Produced and Arranged by Eddie Arkin and Barry Manilow) (Orchestra Arrangements by Eddie Arkin) (Conducted by Mark Watters) (Recorded and Mixed by Don Murray) als Silent Night/I Guess There Ain’t No Santa Claus in 1990 (CD: Because It’s Christmas) [Arista ‎ARCD-8644]

(#38 album-hit voor Barbra Streisand als Sleep in Heavenly Peace (Silent Night) in 1991 (CD: Just for the Record…) [C4K 44111]

(#2 album-hit voor Garth Brooks (Produced by Allen Reynolds) als Silent Night in 1992 (CD: Beyond the Season) [Liberty ‎CDP-7-98742-2]

(#8 album-hit voor Neil Diamond (Traditional Adaptation by Neil Diamond, David Campbell) (Album Produced by Peter Asher) als Silent Night in 1992 (CD: The Christmas Album) [Columbia 52914]

(1992: The Glenn Miller Orchestra (Arranged by John La Barbera) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} als Silent Night (CD: In he Christmas Mood) [LaserLight Digital ‎15 418]

(#1 album-hit in Engeland voor Robson & Jerome als Silent Night in 1996 (CD: Take Two) [RCA 74321426252]

(#68 album-hit voor Martina McBride {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Stille Nacht in 1998 (CD: White Christmas) [RCA ‎– RCA BG2 67842]

(#36 hit voor Amy Grant Featuring Patrick Williams and his Orchestra and Ronn Huff and the Nashville Studio Orchestra {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Silent Night in 1999 (CD: A Christmas to Remember) [A&M Records 540 001-2]

(1999: Ronnie Aldrich (Executive Producer: Kenneth R. Bennett) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Silent Night (CD: Jingle Bells) [KRB Music Companies KRB6112-2]

(#179 album-hit voor Linda Ronstadt (Produced by John Boylan and George Massenburg) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Silent Night in 2000 (CD: A Merry Little Christmas) [Elektra ‎62572-2]

2001: Olivia Newton-John {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} als Silent Night (CD: The Christmas Collection) [Hip-O Records 585413-2]

(#1 album-hit voor Josh Groban {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Silent Night in 2007 (CD: Noël) [143 Records 231548-2]

(#14 album-hit [Christmas Charts] voor Carly Simon (Produced by Don Was & Carly Simon) als Silent Night in 2002 (CD: Christmas Is Almost Here) [Rhino 8122-78166-2]

(#42 album-hit voor Kenny Chesney (With The Grisgby Twins) (Produced by Buddy Cannon, Norro Wilson and Kenny Chesney) als Silent Night in 2003 (CD: All I Want for Christmas Is a Real Good Tan) [BNA Records BNA82876-51808-2]

(#17 album-hit for Elvis Presley with Sara Evans in 2008 {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} als Silent Night op de Elvis Presley (CD: Christmas Duets) [RCA Records Label Nashville ‎88697-35479-2]

(2008: Josh Groban als Silent Night (CD: A Collection) [143 Records ‎9362-49817-7]

(#1 album-hit voor Michael Bublé {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Silent Night in 2011 (CD: Christmas) [143 Records 528352-2]

(#2 Easy Listening-hit voor Five For Fighting op 8 januari in 2005)

(#1 album-hit voor Susan Boyle als Silent Night in 2009 (CD: I Dreamed a Dream) [Syco Music ‎88697 59829 2]

(#2 album-hit voor Jackie Evancho (Produced by Marius de Vries) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Silent Night in 2010 (CD: O Holy Night) [Syco Music ‎88697 81151 2]

(2010: Festival Rock Orchestra (CD: Festival Rock Orchestra’s New Christmas Tradition) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Silent Night [Three Kids Music] (Digital)

(2015: Count Basie Orchestra (Produced by Gregg Field) (Executive Producers: Unity Music Foundation, Sam Beler, Gregg Errico, John Berka and Scotty Barnhard) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} als Silent Night (CD: A Very Swingin’ Basie Christmas!) [Concord Jazz CJA-38450-02]

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1944: Bing Crosby and the Andrews Sisters with Vic Schoen And His Orchestra – Pistol Packin’ Mama [Decca 23277] (5 weken 1)
Pistol Packin’ Mama - Bing Crosby and the Andrews Sisters
(vandaag 73 jaar geleden)
(Al Dexter)
(Vocal with Orchestra)

(#2 hit in de Hot 100 op 4 december 1943)

(#1 pop-hit voor Al Dexter and his Troopers (Vocals by Al Dexter with String Band) {het origineel} op 30 oktober 1943 [OKeh 6708] (78 rpm)

(#2 album-hit voor Bing Crosby with the Andrews Sisters with Victor Schoen And His Orchestra (Vocal With Orchestra) in 1946 op de Bing Crosby (LP: Don’t Fence Me In: Songs of the Wide Open Spaces) [Decca A-417] [Decca 23484-B] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#9 album-hit voor Bing Crosby With Andrews Sisters in 1954 (LP: Bing: A Musical Autobiography) [Decca DX-151]

(1977: Sonny James with his Tennessee State Prison Band (Produced by George Richey); B-kant van Abilene in 1977 [Columbia 3-10628] (45 rpm)

(1988: Boxcar Willie (Produced by Jerry Kennedy) (Recorded and mixed at Lawrence Welk’s Champagne Studios in Nashville, Tennessee) (Engineers: Randy Best and Ron “Snake” Reynolds) (LP: Best Loved Favorites) [HeartlanD Music HL-1070]

(2007: John Prine & Mac Wiseman (Produced by John Prine and David Ferguson) (CD: Standard Songs for Average People) [Oh Boy Records OBR-038]

1955: Carl Smith – Loose Talk [Columbia 4-21317] (7 weken 1)
Loose Talk - Carl Smith
(vandaag 62 jaar geleden)
(Ann Lucas; Freddie Hart)
(Vocal with Instrumental Acc.)

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

(1957: Hank Snow, The Singing Ranger, and the Rainbow Ranch Boys (LP: Hank Snow Country and Western Jamboree) [RCA Victor LPM 1419]

(#4 C&W-hit voor Buck Owens And Rose Maddox in 1961 [Capitol Records 4550] (45 rpm)

(1961: Cowboy Copas (LP: Opry Star Spotlight on Cowboy Copas) [Starday Records SLP 157]

(1964: Loretta Lynn (LP: Before I’m Over You) [Decca DL 74541]

(1965: Hank Locklin (Produced by Bob Ferguson) (LP: Once Over Lightly) [RCA Victor LSP 3465]

1966: Red Sovine – Giddyup Go [Starday 737] (6 weken 1)
Giddyup Go - Red Sovine
(vandaag 51 jaar geleden)
(Tommy Hill; Red Sovine)
(A Tommy Hill Starday Studio Production)

(B-kant van Kiss and the Keys)

(#82 hit in de Hot 100 op 15 januari 1966)

(#28 hit in Nederland voor Cowboy Gerard en The Matadors (Arr. Gerard de Vries) als Giddy Up Go (de plaat van de chauffeur) in 1966 [Delta DS 1170] (45 rpm)

(#114 Bubbling Under-hit voor Wink Martindale (Produced by Bunny Robyn) (Arr. & Cond. by Billy Vaughn) als Giddyup Go in 1966 [Dot 45-16821] (45 rpm)

1972: Jerry Lee Lewis – Would You Take Another Chance On Me [Mercury 73248] (1 week 1)
Would You Take Another Chance On Me - Jerry Lee Lewis
(vandaag 45 jaar geleden)
(Jerry Foster; Bill Rice)
(Produced by Jerry Kennedy)
(Arranged by Cam Mullins)

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

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

1977: Billy “Crash” Craddock – Broken Down In Tiny Pieces [ABC/Dot Records DOA 17635] (1 week 1)
Broken Down In Tiny Pieces - Billy Crash Craddock
(vandaag 40 jaar geleden)
(John Adrian)
(Produced By Ron Chancey)
(Strings Arranged by Bergen White)
(Published ℗ 1976)

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

1983: Reba McEntire – Can’t Even Get The Blues [Mercury 76180] (1 week 1)
Can’t Even Get The Blues - Reba McEntire
(vandaag 34 jaar geleden)
(Rick Carnes; Tom Damphier)

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

(Loretta Ellis (Producer: A. V. Mittelstedt); B-kant van Women in the Middle [Motion M 1028] (45 rpm)

2011: Tim McGraw – Felt Good On My Lips (3 weken 1)
Felt Good On My Lips - Tim McGraw

(vandaag 6 jaar geleden)
(Jim Beavers; Brett Beavers; Brad Warren; Brett Warren)

(#26 hit in de Hot 100 op 20 november 2010)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1966: Joe Tex – A Sweet Woman Like You [Dial 45-4022] (1 week 1)
A Sweet Woman Like You - Joe Tex - foto
(vandaag 51 jaar geleden)
(Joe Tex)
(Produced by Buddy Killen)

(#29 hit in de Hot 100 op 8 januari 1966)

1972: Al Green – Let’s Stay Together [Hi 45-2202] (9 weken 1)
Let’s Stay Together - Al Green

(vandaag 45 jaar geleden)
(Willie Mitchell; Al Green; Al Jackson)
(Producer: Willie Mitchell)
(Recorded in Memphis)
(Published ℗ 1971)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 12 februari 1972)

(#17 album-hit voor Billy Paul in 1972 (LP: 360 Degrees of Billy Paul)

(#21 Easy Listening-hit voor Isaac Hayes (Prod. & Arranged By: Isaac Hayes) (Rhythmn By: The Movement Orchestra) (Cond. By: Onzie Horne) in 1972 [Enterprise ENA-9045] (45 rpm)

(1972: Julius Brockington (LP: Sophisticated Funk) [Today Records TLP 1006]

(#43 R&B-hit voor Margie Joseph (Arranged and Produced by Arif Mardin); B-kant van I’d Rather Go Blind) in 1973 [Atlantic 45-2954] (45 rpm)

(#74 R&B-hit voor Bobby Militello Featuring Jean Carne (Prod. by Lenny White & Bobby Militello) (Arr. by Lenny White) (℗ 1982) in 1983 [Gordy 1652GF] (45 rpm)

(#26 pop-hit voor Tina Turner (Produced by Martyn Ware (Recorded in Engeland) (℗ 1983) in 1984 [Capitol B-5322] (45 rpm)

(#86 album-hit voor Tina Turner in 1988 (LP: Tina Live in Europe) [Capitol Records C1-90126]

(#21 soundtrack-hit voor Al Green in 1994 de film Pulp Fiction)

(#27 album-hit voor Donny Osmond in 2007 (CD: Love Songs of the ‘70s) [Decca Records 008291]

(#8 album-hit voor Seal (℗ 2011) in 2012 (CD: Soul 2) [Reprise 528694-2]

1977: The O’Jays – Darlin’ Darlin’ Baby (Sweet, Tender, Love) [Philadelphia International Records ZS8 3610] (1 week 1)
Darlin’ Darlin’ Baby (Sweet, Tender, Love) - The O’Jays
(vandaag 40 jaar geleden)
(Kenneth Gamble; Leon Huff)
(Produced by Kenneth Gamble and Leon Huff)
(Arranged by Bobby Martin)
(Published ℗ 1976)

(#72 hit in de Hot 100 op 5 februari 1977)

2000: Missy “Misdemeanor” Elliott (Featuring Nas, Eve & Q-Tip) – Hot Boyz (6 weken 1)
Hot Boyz - Missy “Misdemeanor” Elliott
(vandaag 17 jaar geleden)
(Missy Elliott [ = Melissa Arnette Elliott]; Tim Mosley [ = Timothy Zachery Mosley]
(Vocals: Missy “Misdemeanor” Elliott)
(Vocal Ad Libs: Lil’ Mo [ = Cynthia Karen Loving]
(Recorded at Master Sound Studios, Virginia Beach, Virginia)
(Engineer: Senator Jimmy D [ = Jimmy Douglass]
(Assistant Engineer: Drew Coleman)
(Mixed by Timbaland [ = Timothy Zachery Mosley] and Jimmy Douglas)
(Mixed at Manhattan Center Studios, New York, New York)
(Assistant Engineer: Darren S. Moore)
(Produced by Timbaland)
(Executive Producers: Missy “Misdemeanor” Elliott & Timbaland)
(Published ℗ 1999)

(#5 hit in de Hot 100 op 8 januari 2000)

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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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Australië:

1949: Dinah Shore and her Happy Valley Boys – Buttons And Bows (13 weken 1)
(vandaag 68 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Jay Livingston; Ray Evans)

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

(1948: Bob Hope in de film The Paleface met in de hoofdrollen Bob Hope & Jane Russell, draait vanaf 24 december 1948 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen en gaat op 27 januari 1949 in de Australische bioscopen in roulatie)

(#5 hit in Amerika voor The Dinning Sisters With The Art Van Damme Quintet (Vocal Group With Instrumental Accompaniment) in 1948 [Capitol 15184] (78 rpm)

(#8 hit in Amerika voor Betty Garrett (Orchestra conducted by Harold Mooney; B-kant van The Matador in 1948 [MGM 10244] (78 rpm)

(#9 hit in Amerika voor Betty Rhodes with Harry Zimmerman and his Orchestra in 1948 [RCA Victor 20-3078] (78 rpm)

(#14 hit in Amerika voor Evelyn Knight (Vocal with Orchestra Directed by Mannie Klein) in 1948 [Decca 24489] (78 rpm)

(#17 hit in Amerika voor Gene Autry (Vocal with Instrumental Acc.) in 1948 [Columbia 20469] (78 rpm)

(#104 Bubbling Under-hit in Amerika voor The Browns featuring Jim Edward Brown in 1962 [RCA Victor 47-7997] (45 rpm)

ex aequo:

1949: Gene Autry – Buttons And Bows (13 weken 1)
(vandaag 68 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Jay Livingston; Ray Evans)
(Vocal with Instrumental Acc.)

(#17 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 20 november 1948)

1989: The Beach Boys – Kokomo [Elektra 7-69385] (6 weken 1)
(vandaag 28 jaar geleden)
(Mike Love; Terry Melcher; John Phillips; Scott MacKenzie)
(Produced by Terry Melcher)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 5 november 1988)

(Uit de film Cocktail met in de hoofdrol Tom Cruise, draait vanaf 29 juli 1988 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen en gaat 1 december 1988 in de Australische bioscopen in roulatie)

Nieuw-Zeeland:

2007: Akon featuring Eminem – Smack That (Totaal: 4 weken 1)
(vandaag 10 jaar geleden)
(Marshall Mathers; Aliaune Thiam; Mike Strange; Luis Resto)
(Produced by Eminem [ = Marshall Bruce Mathers III]
(Recorded by Mike Strange and Tony Campana)
(Mixed by Eminem and Mike Strange)
(Keyboards by Mike Strange and Luis Resto)
(Progamming: Eminem)
(terug op #1: 22-01-2007, 29-01-2007 en 05-02-2007 (3 weken)

(#2 hit in de US Hot 100 op 4 november 2006)

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Australia and New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia

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