29 januari

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

De nummer 1-hits van 29 januari

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1921: Paul Whiteman and His Ambassador Orchestra – Wang-Wang Blues [Victor 18694] (6 weken 1)
Wang Wang Blues - Paul Whiteman
(vandaag 97 jaar geleden)
(Gus Mueller; Buster Johnson; Henry Busse)
(For Dancing)

(B-kant van Anytime, Anyday, Anywhere)

(Het origineel komt uit de Broadway-musical theaterproductie Ziegfeld Follies of 1921, ging op 21 juni 1921 in Globe Theatre, NY in première. Na 119 keer is op 1 oktober 1921 de laatste voorstelling)

(1942: Benny Goodman Sextet als The Wang Wang Blues [Columbia ‎36594] (78 rpm)

(#16 hit voor Ames Brothers (Vocal With Orchestra Directed By Roy Ross); B-kant van Who’ll Take My Place (When I’m Gone) in 1951 [Coral 9-60489] (45 rpm)

(#28 hit voor Benny Goodman Sextet als The Wang Wang Blues in 1951 [Columbia 4-39478] (45 rpm)

(#17 album-hit voor Lester Lanin And His Orchestra als Medley: Smoke Gets in Your Eyes / Who / I Won’t Dance / Just in Time / In the Still of the Night / Twelfth Street Rag / Some Enchanted Evening / Bloody Mary / Honey Bun / Younger Than Springtime / I’m Gonna Wash That Man Right Outa My Hair / Die Schoenbrunner / If I Love You / June Is Bustin’ Out All Over / I Could Write a Book / Bewitched / April in Portugal / Always True to You in My Fashion / So in Love / Too Darn Hot / The Wang, Wang Blues in 1958 (LP: Lester Lanin at the Tiffany Ball) [Epic LN 3410]

(1958: Ray Ellis and His Orchestra ‎als The Wang Wang Blues (LP: Let’s Get Away from It All) [Columbia ‎CS 8051]

(1959: Don Redman Knights of the Roundtable (LP: Dixieland in High Society) [Roulette RS 25070]

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

(1961: The Dixie Rebels Starring “Big Jeb” Dooley & His Dixie Rebels (LP: The Dixie Rebels – Vol. 2) (℗ 1960) [Command RS-825 S.D.]

(1963: Russ Morgan And His Orchestra (LP: Golden Favorites) [Decca 74292]

(1995: Lannie Garrett {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} (CD: Comes Love) [Minerva Records 106051897]

(#133 album-hit voor Benny Goodman (℗ 1996) in 1997 op de Original Soundtrack Recording (CD: The English Patient) [Fantasy FCD-16001-2]

1938: Dolly Dawn and her Dawn Patrol – You’re A Sweetheart [Vocalion 3874] (1 week 1)

(vandaag 80 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Harold Adamson /Muziek: Jimmy McHugh)
(Vocal Chorus Dolly Dawn)

(Het origineel is van Alice Faye & George Murphy in de gelijknamige film met in de hoofdrollen Alice Faye & George Murphy, draait vanaf 16 december 1937 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(1937: Tommy Dorsey & his Clambake Seven (Vocal refrain by Edythe Wright) [Victor 25695] (78 rpm)

(1937: Woody Herman And His Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Woody Herman) [Decca 1535] (78 rpm)

(#16 hit voor Ethel Waters (With Eddie Mallory And His Orchestra) (Vocal With Orchestra) in 1938 [Decca 1613] (78 rpm)

(#29 hit voor Jack Owens With 3 Beaus And A Peep (Vocal With Orchestra Directed By Sy Oliver) in 1950 [Decca 24935] (78 rpm)

(1952: Les Brown and his band of renown (10” LP: You’re My Everything) [Coral CRL 56046]

(#7 album-hit voor Benny Goodman in 1955 (LP: B.G. in Hi-Fi)

(1955: Oscar Peterson (LP: Oscar Peterson Plays Jimmy McHugh) [Clef Records MG C-650]

(#18 album-hit voor Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians in 1957 (LP: Your Guy Lomardo Medley) [Capitol T-739] {medley + I’m in the Mood for Love/I Don’t Know Why/Rain/I’ll See You in My Dreams/Deep Purple/Sleepy Time Gal/Dinner at Eight/Josephine/Did I Remember/Ebb Tide/Coquette/Paradise/Rose Room/Be My Love/Hold Me/If You Were Only Mine/Snuggled on Your Shoulder/Honey/Good Night Sweetheart}

(1957: Lee Wiley (with Ralph Burns and His Orchestra) (LP: West of the Moon) [RCA Victor LPM 1408]

(#14 R&B-hit voor Little Willie John (Voacl by Little Willie John And Chorus); B-kant van Let’s Rock While the Rockin’s Good in 1958 [King 45-5142] (45 rpm)

(1960: The Mose Allison Trio ‎(LP: I Love the Life I Live) [Columbia ‎CS 8365]

(1961: Frank Rosolino (LP: Turn Me Loose!) [Reprise R-6016]

(#98 hit voor Dinah Washington (Arr. by Don Costa) (Prod. by Henry Glover) in 1962 [Roulette R-4455] (45 rpm)

(1962: Dinah Washington (Arranged and Conducted by Don Costa) (LP: In Love) [Roulette SR 25180]

1944: Glen Gray And The Casa Loma Orchestra – My Heart Tells Me (Should I Believe My Heart?) [Decca 18567] (5 weken 1)
My Heart Tells Me - Glen Gray
(vandaag 74 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Harry Warren /Tekst: Mack Gordon)
(Vocal Chorus by Eugenie Baird)

(Het origineel is van Phil Regan in de film Sweet Rosie O’Grady met in de hoofdrollen Betty Grable & Robert Young, draait vanaf 1 okober 1943 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(1943: Sung by Phil Regan, also sung by Betty Grable in de film Sweet Rosie O’Grady)

(#14 hit voor Peter Piper and his Orchestra (with vocal refrain) als My Heart Tells Me in 1944 [HIT Record 7070] (78 rpm)

(1955: Tony Bennett Featuring Chuck Wayne (LP: Cloud 7) [Columbia CL 621]

(#17 album-hit voor Nat “King” Cole (With Orchestra Conducted by Gordon Jenkins) (Producer: Lee Gillette) in 1958 (LP: The Very Thought of You) [Capitol Records SW-1084]

(1958: Al Hibbler (Vocal With Chorus And Orchestra Directed by by Neal Hefti) als My Hearts Tells Me; B-kant van I’m Glad I’m Not Young Anymore [Decca 9-30547] (45 rpm)

(1958: Al Hibbler (With Orchestra Directed by Neal Hefti) als My Hearts Tells Me in 1958 (LP: Hits by Hibbler) [Decca DL 8757]

(1960: Joni James (Under The Musical Supervision of Acquaviva) (LP: 100 Strings and Joni) [MGM SE3755]

(#37 album-hit voor Tony Bennett in 1962 (LP: Tony Bennett at Carnegie Hall)

1977: Rose Royce – Car Wash [MCA Records MCA-40615] (1 week 1)
Car Wash - Rose Royce
(vandaag 41 jaar geleden)
(Norman Whitfield)
(Music Composed And Produced By Norman Whitfield)
(Published ℗ 1976)

(Uit de film Car Wash met in de hoofdrollen Franklin Ajaye & Richard Pryor, ging op 15 oktober 1976 in New York City in première en draait vanaf 22 oktober 1976 in heel Amerika)

(#63 hit voor Christina Aguilera Featuring Missy Elliott in 2004 in de film Shark Tale)

2000: Savage Garden – I Knew I Loved You [Columbia 38-79236] (4 weken 1)
I Knew I Loved You - Savage Garden

(vandaag 18 jaar geleden)
(Darren Hayes; Daniel Jones)
(Produced by Walter Afanasieff)
(Co-Produced by Daniel Jones and Darren Hayes)
(Published ℗ 1999)

2011: Britney Spears – Hold It Against Me (1 week 1)
Hold-It-Against-Me - Britney Spears

(vandaag 7jaar geleden)
(Max Martin [ = Martin Karl Sandberg]; Lukasz Gottwald; Mathieu Jomphe; Bonnie McKee)
(Produced by Dr. Luke [ = Lukasz Sebastian Gottwald] and Max Martin)
(Co-produced by Billboard [ = Mathieu JompheLepine]
(Mixed by Serban Ghenea at MixStar Studios, Virginia Beach, VA)
(All Instruments and Programming by Dr. Luke, Max Martin and Billboard)
(Engineered by Emily Wright and Sam Holland at Conway Studios, Los Angeles, CA and Dr. Luke’s, Los Angeles, CA)
(Assisted by Vezna Gottwald)
(Engineered for mix: John Hanes)
(Assistant engineering for mix by Tim Roberts)
(Vocals by Britney Spears)
(Background Vocals by Bonnie McKee and Myah Marie)
(Production Coordination by Irene Richter and Megan Dennis)
(Executive Producers: Dr. Luke and Max Martin)
(Mastered by Tom Coyne at Sterling Sound, NYC)

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1910: Arthur Collins and Byron G. Harlan – On A Monkey Honeymoon (1 week 3)
On A Monkey Honeymoon
(vandaag 108 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: John Mahoney /Muziek: Theodore Morse)

1927: Cliff Edwards (Ukelele Ike) and his Hot Combination – Sunday [Perfect 11633] (2 weken 3)
Sunday - Cliff Edwards
(vandaag 91 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Ned Miller; Chester Cohn; Jules Styne; Bennie Krueger)
(Voice and Orchestra)

(Het origineel komt uit in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie The Merry World, ging op 8 juni 1926 in Imperial Theatre, NY in première. Na 87 keer is op 21 augustus 1926 de laatste voorstelling)

(#11 hit voor Gene Austin (Abel Baer at the piano) in 1927; B-kant van Thinking of You (I’ve Grown So Lonesome) [Victor 20411] (78 rpm)

(#11 hit voor Jean Goldkette and His Orchestra (Orchestra) (Vocal refrain by Keller Sisters and Lynch) in 1927; B-kant van I’d Rather Be the Girl in Your Arms [Victor 20273] (78 rpm)

(1944: Les Brown and his Orchestra Featuring Billy Butterfield on Trumpet [Columbia 36724] (78 rpm)

(#3 album hit voor Frank Sinatra (Arranged by Nelson Riddle) in 1954 (10” LP: Swing Easy!) [Capitol H-528]

(1954: Calvin Jackson and His Quartet (LP: Calvin Jackson at the Plaza) [“X” LXA 1005]

(#14 album-hit voor Pat Boone in 1956 (LP: Howdy!) [Dot DLP 3030]

(1956: Sonny Criss (LP: Jazz – U.S.A.) [Imperial LP 9006]

(1957: Lyle Ritz (LP: How About Uke?) [Verve Records MG VS-6007]

(1959: Johnny Hartman (Orchestra Conducted by Rudy Traylor) (LP: And I Thought About You) [Royal Roost SLP-2232]

(1960: The Four Freshmen (Trombone Choir conducted by Pete Rugolo) (LP: Voices and Brass) [Capitol Records T-1295]

(1972: Carmen McRae (Recorded live at Donte’s, Los Angeles, California) (LP: The Great American Songbook) [Atlantic SD 2-904]

(1983: Tony Mottola (Executive Producer: Herb Linsky) (Producer & Orchestra Contractor: Joe Malin) (Recording Engineer: Allen Mirchin) (Assisted by Dennis Ferrante & Rick Rowe) (Mastering: Jack Adelman) als It’s Sunday (LP: All the Way) [Project 3 Records PR 5112 SD]

1938: Music in the Russ Morgan Manner – Bei Mir Bist Du Schön (Means That You’re Grand) [Brunswick 8037] (3 weken 3)
Bei Mir Bist Du Schön - Russ Morgan
(vandaag 80 jaar geleden)
(Originele tekst: Jacob Jacobs /Muziek: Sholom Seconda /Engelse tekst: Sammy Cahn; Saul Chaplin)
(Vocal Chorus Russ Morgan)

(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} {Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas} 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)

(#2 hit voor Guy Lombardo and his Royal Canadians (Vocal refrein by male trio) als Bei Mir Bist Du Schön op 8 januari 1938 [Victor 25739] (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 (Dixie); B-kant van Erzherzog-Johann-Jodler [Philips 318 437 PF] (45 rpm)

(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)

1949: Margaret Whiting And The Crew Chiefs – Far Away Places [Capitol 15278] (6 weken 2)
Far Away Places - Margaret Whiting
(vandaag 69 jaar geleden)
(Joan Whitney; Alex Kramer)
(Vocal Group With Orchestra)
(With Orchestral Accompaniment)

(B-kant van My Own True Love)

(1947: Vic Damone (Glen Osser’s Orchestra) (Vocal with Orchestra) [Mercury 5198] (78 rpm)

(#1 hit in Australië voor Joe Loss & His Orchestra op 20 augustus 1949)

(#2 hit voor Bing Crosby with Ken Darby Choir (Vocal With Rhythm Accompaniment) op 12 februari 1949 [Decca 24532] (78 rpm)

(#4 hit voor Perry Como (with Orchestra Conducted by Henri René) in 1949 [RCA Victor 20-3316] (78 rpm)

(#14 hit voor Dinah Shore (with Duo Piano Acc.) in 1949 [Columbia 38356] (78 rpm)

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

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

(1957: Ray Anthony And His Orchestra (Vocals by the Belvederes) (LP: Ray Anthony Plays for Star Dancing) [Capitol T-831]

(#21 album-hit voor Mantovani And His Orchestra in 1960 (LP: Songs to Remember) [London LL.3149]

(1960: Benny Carter Quartet (LP: Sax ala Carter!) [United Artists UAS 5094]

(#16 album-hit voor John Gary (Arranged and Conducted by Marty Gold) (Produced by Andy Wiswell) (Recorded in Webster Hall, New York City) (Recording Engineer: Ernie Oelrich) in 1964 (LP: Encore) [RCA Victor ‎LSP 2804]

(#23 album-hit voor Ray Conniff And The Singers in 1964 (LP: Invisible Tears) [Columbia CS 9064]

(1965: Roy Drusky (LP: Country Music All Around the World) [Mercury Records SR-61006]

(#25 album-hit voor Willie Nelson & Leon Russell in 1979 (LP: One for the Road)

(1985: Engelbert Humperdinck (Produced by: James Fitzgerald) (Executive Producer: Charles McCutcheon) (Production Supervisor: Kate Alexander) (Arranged and Conducted by: Alan (Weaver) Copeland) (Orchestra Recorded at Angel Recording Studios, London (England) (Engineered by Tony Clark, Courtesy of Abbey Road Studios) (Vocals Recorded and Mixed at A & M Recording Studios, Hollywood, California) (Vocals Engineered by: Peter Grenet) Assistant Engineer: Robert DeLaGarza) (Vocals recorded and album remixed at Abbey Road Studios, London (England) (Engineer: Tony Clark) (Concert Master: Christopher Warren-Green) (Musical Contractor: UKM Music – Nigel Warren-Green) (Soloists: Violin: Christopher Warren-Green, Oboe: Richard Morgan, Tenor; Saxophone: Stan Sulzmann & Duncan Lamont, Piano: John Horter and Ronnie Price, Guitar: Mitch Dalton, Double Bass: Lenny Bush, Drums: Harold Fisher, Trombone: Don Lusher, Trumpet: John Huckridge) (Music Performed by: Members of the United Kingdom Symphony Orchestra) (LP: A Lovely Way to Spend an Evening) [Silver Eagle Records Inc. SE 1034]

1966: The Beach Boys – Barbara Ann [Capitol Records 5561] (2 weken 3)
Barbara Ann - The Beach Boys
(vandaag 52 jaar geleden)
(Fred Fassert)
(Produced by: Brian Wilson)

(#13 hit voor The Regents (Produced by Louis Cicchetti) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} {het origineel} in 1961 [Gee Records G-1065] (45 rpm)

(1962: Jan & Dean (A Lou Adler – Al Nevins-Don Kirshner Production under the Supervision of Snuff Garrett for Liberty Records) (LP: Jan & Dean’s Golden Hits) [Liberty Records LST-7248]

(#6 album-hit voor The Beach Boys in 1965 (LP: Beach Boys’ Party!) [Capitol Records DMAS-2398]

(#10 album-hit voor The Regents (Dialogue By “Wolfman Jack”) in 1973 op de various artists 41 Original Hits from the Sound Track of (LP: American Graffiti) [MCA Records ‎MCA2-8001]

(#101 Bubbling Under-hit voor The Beach Boys in 1975 [Capitol 44110] (45 rpm) {dezelfde versie}

(#17 hit in Nederland voor André van Duin (Arrangementen: Harry van Hoof) (Produktie: Bert Schouten) (Opname: Pieter Nieboer, Wisseloord studios) als Barbecue (Barbara ann) in 1986; B-kant van Voor de kat’s viool (Chickensong) [CNR 142.229] (45 rpm)

1977: Brick – Dazz [Bang Records B-727] (2 weken 3)
Dazz - Brick - foto

(vandaag 41 jaar geleden)
(Ray Ransom; Regi Hargis; Eddie Irons)
(Producers: Jim Healy, Johnny Ducan, Robert E. Lee and Brick)
(Published ℗ 1976)

(1999: Brick (St. 10 Things I Hate About You)

1983: Marvin Gaye – Sexual Healing [Columbia 38-03302] (3 weken 3)
Sexual Healing - Marvin Gaye

(vandaag 35 jaar geleden)
(Marvin Gaye; Wade O. Brown)
(Executive Producer: Larkin Arnold)
(Produced by Marvin Gaye)
(Published ℗ 1982)

(#60 hit voor Max-A-Million (Produced by 20 Fingers) (Executive Producer: Frank Rodrigo) in 1995 [SOS Records-Zoo Entertainment ‎72445-14248-4] (Cassette-single)

(#56 R&B-hit voor Fourplay Featuring El DeBarge (Produced By Fourplay) (Executive Producer: Bob James) Co-Produced by Harvey Mason, Jr.) in 1998 [Warner Bros. Records 7-17205] (45 rpm)

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

1972: Apollo 100 featuring Tom Parker – Joy [Mega 615-0050] (3 weken 2)
Joy - Apollo 100
(vandaag 46 jaar geleden)
(Johann Sebastian Bach)
(A Youngblood Production)
(Miki Dallon, Producer)

(#6 hit in de Hot 100 op 26 februari 1972)

(Het origineel is van Johann Sebastian Bach als Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben (BWV N°147) uit 1723)

(1928: Dame Myra Hess als Jesu, Joy o Man’s Desiring)

(#109 Bubbling Under-hit voor The Ventures (Produced & Arranged by The Ventures) (Horns & Strings Arranged by Ian Freebairn-Smith) (Engineer: Lanky Linstrot) in 1972 [United Artists Records 50872] (45 rpm)

(#176 album-hit voor Percy Faith And His Orchestra in 1972 (LP: Joy) [Columbia C 31301]

(1973: Gene Lorenzo (Arr. Tom Parker) (Produced by Kenny Rogers) (Album Coordinator: Lelan Rogers) (Recorded at Toronto Sounds, Toronto, Canada) (Engineer: Peter Houston) (Mixing Engineer: Don Sciarrotta – Quantum Studios, Torrance, California) als Joy (Jeso, Joy of Man’s Desiring) op de Kenny Rogers and The First Edition (The Original Television Sound Track) (LP: Rollin’) [Jolly Rogers ‎JR 5003]

(1974: Jimmy Smith (LP: Blacksmith) [Pride Records PD 6011]

1977: Bread – Lost Without Your Love [Elektra E-45365] (2 weken 3)
Lost Without Your Love - Bread
(vandaag 41 jaar geleden)
(David Gates)
(Produced and Arranged by David Gates)
(Published ℗ 1976)

(#9 hit in de Hot 100 op 19 februari 1977)

(1980: Rob de Nijs als Alleen is maar alleen (LP: Met je ogen dicht) [EMI 1A 062 26450]

1983: Kenny Loggins – Heart To Heart [Columbia 38-03377] (4 weken 3)
Heart To Heart - Kenny Loggins
(vandaag 35 jaar geleden)
(Kenny Loggins; Michael McDonald; David Foster)
(Produced by Bruce Botnick and Kenny Loggins)
(Published ℗ 1982)

(#15 hit in de Hot 100 op 29 januari 1983)

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1955: Hank Snow The Singing Ranger and his Rainbow Ranch Boys – Let Me Go, Lover! [RCA Victor 20-5960] (2 weken 1)
Let Me Go Lover - Hank Snow
(vandaag 63 jaar geleden)
(Jenny Lou Carson)

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

(Het origineel is van Wade Ray als Let Me Go Devil uit 1953 [RCA Victor 47-5440] (45 rpm)

(1953: Johnny Bond (Vocal with String Band Acc.) als Let Me Go Devil [Columbia 4-21166] (45 rpm)

(1953: Tex Ritter (Vocal with Instrumental Accompaniment) als Let Me Go Devil [Capitol 2594] (78 rpm)

(1953: Georgie Shaw als Let Me Go Devil (Vocal with Chorus and Orchestra Directed by Jimmy Leyden) [Decca 9-29374] (45 rpm)

(#26 pop-hit voor Peggy Lee (Vocal With Chorus And Orchestra Conducted by Victor Young) in 1954 [Decca 9-29373] (45 rpm)

(#8 pop-hit voor Patti Page With Jack Rael And His Orchestra (Vocal by Patti Page) in 1954 [Mercury 70511-X45] (45 rpm)

(1954: Jimmy Wakely (Singing With Chorus And String Band) als Let Me Go, Lover! [Coral 9-61320] (45 rpm)

(#1 pop-hit voor Joan Weber (Orch. under dir. of Jimmy Caroll) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} op 1 januari in 1955 [Columbia 4-40366] (45 rpm)

(#3 hit in Engeland voor Dean Martin with Orchestra and Chorus Conducted by Dick Stabile in 1955 [Capitol C.L. 14226] (78 rpm)

(#5 hit in Engeland voor Ruby Murray with Ray Martin and his Orchestra in 1955 [Columbia D.B. 3577] (78 rpm)

(#6 pop-hit voor Teresa Brewer With The Lancers (Vocal with Chorus and Orchestra Direcyed by Jack Pleis) in 1955 [Coral 9-61315] (45 rpm)

(#17 pop-hit voor Sunny Gale (with Orchestra conducted by Hugo Winterhalter) in 1955 [RCA Victor 47-5952] (45 rpm)

(#10 album-hit voor Dean Martin (With Orchestra And Chorus Conducted By Dick Stabile) op de EP Let Me Go, Lover [Capitol EAP 1-9123] (45 rpm)

(1955: June Carter [Columbia 4-21343] (45 rpm)

(1955: The Counts [Dot 45-1235] (45 rpm)

(1955: Penny Nicholls with the Four-In-A-Chord and Novelty Accompaniment [Embassy WB. 123] (78 rpm)

(1955: Line Renaud avec Les Baxter’s (Adapt.: Paroles françaises: Louis Gasté) als Laisse-moi (Let me go lover); B-kant van Tweedle Dee [Pathé PG 1018] (78 rpm) (Franse versie)

(1958: Wanda Jackson (LP: Wanda Jackson) [Capitol Records T-1041]

(1959: Lydia and her Melody Strings; B-kant van Careless Hands [45-Imperial HI 1023]

(1959: The Valiants (Arranged and Conducted by Joe Sherman) [Joy 45-235] (45 rpm)

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

(#114 Bubbling Under-hit voor Carol Hughes with The Hugo Peretti Orchestra (A Hugo & Luigi Production) in 1960 [RCA Victor 47-7665] (45 rpm)

(1962: Ann-Margret (Orchestra and Chorus Conducted by Don Robertson) (LP: On the Way Up) [RCA Victor LPM 2453]

(#10 hit in Engeland voor Kathy Kirby (Music Director: Charles Blackwell; Production Peter Sullivan) in 1964 [Decca F.11832] (45 rpm)

(1964: Joan Baxter with Gerry Glenn & His Orchestra; B-kant van Anyone Who Had a Heart [Embassy WB 616] (45 rpm)

(#115 album-hit voor Lawrence Welk And His Orchestra (℗ 1964) in 1965 (LP: The Golden Millions) [Dot DPL 25611]

(1968: The Dalys (Accompaniment directed by Mike Vickers) [Fontana TF 907] (45 rpm)

(#75 C&W-hit in voor Karen Kelly (Produced By Larry Butler) in 1970 [Capitol PRO-5087] (45 rpm)

1977: Ronnie Milsap – Let My Love Be Your Pillow [RCA PB-10843] (1 week 1)
Let My Love Be Your Pillow - Ronnie Milsap
(vandaag 41 jaar geleden)
(John Schweers)
(Vocal accomp. by The Nashville Edition)
(Produced by Tom Collins and Ronnie Milsap)
(Published ℗ 1976)

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

1983: Mickey Gilley – Talk To Me [Epic 34-03326] (1 week 1)
Talk To Me - Mickey Gilley
(vandaag 35 jaar geleden)
(Joe Seneca)
(Produced by Jim Ed Norman)
(Published ℗ 1982)

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

(#20 pop-hit voor Little Willie John (Vocal By Little Willie John And Chorus) als Talk to Me, Talk to Me {het origineel} in 1958 [King 45-5108] (45 rpm)

(#13 C&W-hit voor Freddy Fender (Produced by Huey P. Meaux & Arranger: Leo O’Neal) in 1978 [ABC Records AB-12370] (45 rpm)

(#202 Bubbling Under album-hit Mickey Gilley in 1982 (LP: Put Your Dreams Away) [Epic FE 38082]

1994: Clay Walker – Live Until I Die (Single Version) [Giant 7-18332] (1 week 1)
Live Until I Die - Clay Walker
(vandaag 24 jaar geleden)
(Clay Walker)
(Produced By James Stroud)
(Published ℗ 1993)

(#107 Bubbling Under-hit op 8 januari 1994)

2011: Kenny Chesney – Somewhere With You (3 weken 1)
Somewhere With You - Kenny Chesney

(vandaag 7 jaar geleden)
(Shane McAnally; J.T. Harding)

(#31 hit in de Hot 100 op 22 januari 2011)


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 (©2018)



1955: Don Cornell – Hold My Hand (6 weken 1)
(vandaag 63 jaar geleden)
(Jack Lawrence; Richard Myers)
(Vocal With Orchestra Directed By Jerry Carr)

(#2 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 20 november 1954)

(Uit de film Susan Slept Here met in de hoofdrollen Dick Powell & Debbie Reynolds, ging op 14 juli 1954 in San Francisco, Californië, op 28 juli 1954 in Los Angeles, Californië en op 29 juli 1954 in New York City in première en gaat op 28 januari 1955 in de Australische bioscopen in roulatie)

ex aequo:

1955: Nat “King” Cole with Nelson Riddle And His Orchestra – Hold My Hand (6 weken 1)
(vandaag 63 jaar geleden)
(Jack Lawrence; Richard Myers)

(Het origineel is van Don Cornell in de film Susan Slept Here met in de hoofdrollen Dick Powell & Debbie Reynolds, ging op 14 juli 1954 in San Francisco, Californië, op 28 juli 1954 in Los Angeles, Californië en op 29 juli 1954 in New York City in première)

1979: Rod Stewart – Da Ya Think I’m Sexy? (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 39 jaar geleden)
(Rod Stewart; Carmine Appice)
(Produced By Tom Dowd)
(Published ℗ 1978)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 10 februari 1978)

(De melodie is gebaseerd Taj Mahal van Jorge Ben uit 1972)

(Het strijkersarrangement is geleent van (If You Want My Love) Put Something Down on It van Bobby Womack uit 1975)

(#61 hit in Engeland voor Revolting Cocks in 1993)

(#7 hit in Engeland voor N-Trance featuring Rod Stewart in 1997) {later in de film A Night at the Roxbury)

2006: Chris Brown featuring Juelz Santana – Run It! (Totaal: 3 weken 1)
(vandaag 12 jaar geleden)
(Scott Storch; Sean Garrett)
(Produced By Scott Storch)
(Recorded By Conrad Golding & Wayne Allison At The Hit Factory Criteria Miami & Charles McCrorey At Battery Studios, NYC)
(Assistant Engineers: Vadim Chislor, Patrick Magee)
(Mixed By Brian Stanley At Sony Studios, NYC)
(Assistant Mix Engineers: Mike Tschupp And Val Braithwaite)
(Guitars By Aaron Fishbein)
(Mastered By Herb Powers)
(Executive Producers: Chris Brown, Tina Davis And Mark Pitts)
(Bevat samples uit I Know What Boys Like van Waitresses (1982)
(terug op #1: 12-02-2006 en 19-02-2006 (2 weken)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 26 november 2005)

2012: Flo Rida Featuring Sia – Wild Ones (6 weken 1)
(vandaag 6 jaar geleden)
(Tramar Dillard; Raphaël Judrin; Pierre-Antoine Melki; Sia Furler; Axwell Hedfors; Jacob Luttrell; Marcus Cooper; Ben Maddahi)
(Produced by Softly and Nuis [ = Raphaël Judrin and Pierre-Antoine Melki] and Axwell [ = Axel Christofer Hedfors]
(Additional Production by DJ Frank E [ = Justin Franks]
(Recorded by Juan P Negrete and Rob Kleiner at Atlantic Records Studios, Los Angeles, CA)
(Guitar by Yoan “Odd Fellow” Chirescu)
(Instruments and Drum Programming by Axwell)
(Mixed by Manny Marroquin at Larrabee Studios, Universal City, CA)
(Assisted by Erik Madrid and Chris Galland)
(Mastered by Chris Gehringer at Sterling Sound, New York, NY)

(#5 hit in de US Hot 100 op 19 mei 2012)


1978: Wings – Mull Of Kintyre (7 weken 1)
(vandaag 40 jaar geleden)
(Paul McCartney; Denny Laine)
(Produced by Paul McCartney)
(Published ℗ 1977)

1984: Paul Young – Come Back And Stay [CBS BA 223115] (1 week 1)
(vandaag 34 jaar geleden)
(Jack Lee)
(The Royal Family):
(The Rev; keyboards)
(Mark Pinder; drums:)
(Pino Palladino; bass)
(Steve Bolton; ghost guitar)
(The Fabulous Wealthy Tarts, Kim & Maz; backing vocals)
(Paul Young; guitar)
(Produced by Laurie Latham)
(Published ℗ 1983)

(#22 hit in de US Hot 100 op 7 april 1984)

(Het origineel is van Jack Lee uit 1981 (LP: Jack Lee’s Greatest Hits, Vol. 1) [Maiden America ‎MA1001]

1989: U2 – Angel Of Harlem (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 29 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Bono [ = Paul David Hewson] /Muziek: U2 [ = Bono, Adam Clayton, The Edge [ = David Howell Evans] & Larry Mullen, Jr.]
(Produced by Jimmy Iovine)
(Recorded by Cowboy Jack Clement and Dave Ferguson)
(Additional Recording by David Tickle)
(Remixed by Shelly Yakus)
(Assisted by Rob Jacobs and Randy Wine)
(Organ by Joey Miskulin)
(Horns by The Memphis Horns)
(Published ℗ 1988)

(#14 hit in de US Hot 100 op 11 februari 1989)

(U2’s eerbetoon aan de jazz-zangeres Billie Holiday (1915-1959)


Australia and New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia


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