4 februari

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

De nummer 1-hits van 4 februari

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1939: Kay Kyser and his Orchestra – The Umbrella Man [Brunswick 8225] (1 week 1)
The Umbrella Man - Kay Kyser
(vandaag 78 jaar geleden)
(James Cavanaugh; Vincent Rose; Larry Stock)
(Vocal Chorus by Ginny Simms & Harry Babbitt)

(#12 hit voor Johnny Messner and his Music Box Band (Vocal refrain by The Three Jacks) uit 1939 [Bluebird B-10048] (78 rpm)

(1967: Vera Lynn (Arranged and Conducted by Sam Fonteyn) (Produced by David R. Gooch) als Umbrella Man/Elmer’s Tune/Little Sir Echo (LP: More Hits of the Blitz) [His Master’s Voice CSD 3590] (EMI)

(#3 album-hit Partridge Family in 1971 (LP: Up to Date)

1978: Bee Gees – Stayin’ Alive [RSO RS-885] (4 weken 1)
Stayin’ Alive - Bee Gees

(vandaag 39 jaar geleden)
(Barry Gibb; Robin Gibb; Maurice Gibb)
(Produced by The Bee Gees, Karl Richardson and Albhy Galuten)
(Published ℗ 1977)

(Uit de film Saturdy Night Fever met in de hoofdrollen John Travolta & Karen Lynn Gorney, ging op 14 december 1977 in New York City in première en draait vanaf 16 december 1977 in heel Amerika)

(1978: Fausto Papetti (Arrangiamenti: Giancarlo Sorio – Reddy Bobbio) (LP: 26ª Raccolta) [Durium ms AI 77397]

(1992: Siobhan Lynch (St: Supercop)

(1995: Fausto Papetti (CD: Hollywood) [Durium ‎CDOR 9042]    

(#62 hit voor N-Trance in 1996)

(1998: Scooter Lee (CD: By Request… The Disco/Dance Album) [Southern Tracks Records 030277010426]

(2007: Nubya (CD: Love Rocks) [Ariola 88697139832]

(2008: Cídia e Dan (Direçto Musical: PM Castanheira) (Produçio Musical: Ricardo Palmera) (Arranjos: PM Castanheira / Paulo Soledade) (CD: Duetos Romanticos 2) [Som Livre 0869-2]

1984: Culture Club – Karma Chameleon [Virgin/Epic 34-04221] (3 weken 1)
Karma Chameleon - Culture Club

(vandaag 33 jaar geleden)
(George O’Dowd; Jon Moss; Mikey Craig; Roy Hay; Phil Pickett)
(Produced by Steve Levine)
(Published ℗ 1983)

(#64 album-hit voor Culture Club in 1997 op de various artists Original Soundtrack (CD: Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion) [Hollywood Records HR 162 098-2]

1989: Sheriff –  When I’m With You [Capitol B-44302] (1 week 1)
When I’m With You - Sheriff
(vandaag 28 jaar geleden)
(Arnold David Lanni)
(Produced by Stacy Heydon)
(Published ℗ 1982)

(#61 hit voor Sheriff (Produced by Stacy Heydon) (℗ 1982) in 1983 [Capitol B-5199] (78 rpm) {dezelfde versie}

2006: Beyoncé Featuring Bun B & Slim Thug – Check On It (5 weken 1)Check On It - Beyoncé featuring Bun B & Slim Thug

(vandaag 11 jaar geleden)
(Beyoncé Knowles; Kasseem Dean; Sean Garrett; Angela Beyincé; Stayve Thomas)
(Produced By Swizz Beatz [ = Kasseem David Dean] & Beyoncé Knowles)
(Vocals Recorded By Beyoncé Knowles)
(Recorded By Jim Caruana At Sony Music Studios, New York, NY & Nathan Jenkins At Henson Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA)
(Assisted By Geoffrey Rice & Matt Serrecchio)
(Mixed By Dave “Hard Drive” Pensado at Larrabee Sound Studios, North Hollywood, CA & Dexter Simmons at Pacifique Studios, North Hollywood, CA)
(Executive Producers: Beyoncé Knowles, Kelly Rowland, Michelle Williams & Mathew Knowles)
(Mastered by Tom Coyne At Sterling Sound, New York, NY)

(Uit de film The Pink Panter met in de hoofdrollen Steve Martin, Kevin Kline & Beyoncé Knowles, ging op 19 januari 2006 in wereldpremière tijdens filmfestival van L’Alpe-d’Huez en gaat op 10 februari 2006 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen draaien)

2012: Adele – Set Fire To The Rain (2 weken 1)
Set Fire To The Rain - Adele

(vandaag 5 jaar geleden)
(Adele Adkins; Fraser T. Smith)
(Vocals: Adele)
(Produced and Mixed by Fraser T. Smith)
(Engineered by Beatriz Artola)
(Assisted by Isabel SeeligerMorley)
(String Session Engineered by Steve Price)
(Fraser T. Smith: Bass Guitar, Piano)
(Ash Soan: Drums)
(String Arrangement Written by Rosie Danvers and performed by Wired Strings: Hayley Pomfrett, Kotono Sato, Jenny Sacha, Rustom Pomeroy, Stephanie Cavey, Natalia Bonner, Jo Allen, Eleanor Mathieson)
(Violins: Emma Owens, Amy Stanford, Jane Oliver, Rosie Danvers, Lucy Shaw)
(Recorded at Myaudiotonic Studios, London)
(Strings Recorded at Angel Studios, London)
(Mastered by Tom Coyne at Sterling Sound, NYC)

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1893: Russell Hunting – Casey At The Bat [Columbia Phonograph Company 3] (3 weken 2)
Casey At The Bat
(vandaag 124 jaar geleden)
(Ernest Lawrence Thayer)
(wax cylinder)

(#3 hit voor De Wolf Hopper (Recitation) op 3 november in 1906 [Victor Record 31559] (78 rpm)

1905: Dudley & Macdonough – My Little Canoe [Monarch Record 4064] (3 weken 2)
My Little Canoe - Dudley & Macdonough
(vandaag 112 jaar geleden)
(Leslie Stuart)
(With Orchestra Accompaniment and Haydn Quartet)

(Het origineel is van Edna May in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie The School Girl, ging op 1 september 1904 in Daly’s Theatre, NY in première. Na 150 keer was op 10 december 1904 de laatste voorstelling)

(#3 hit voor Henry Burr op 7 januari 1905 [78-Columbia Records 1894]

(#7 hit voor Grace Nelson in 1905 [Edison Gold Moulded Record 8858] (wax cylinder)

1905: Harry MacDonough – Sweet Thoughts Of Home (1 week 3)
Sweet Thoughts Of Home
(vandaag 112 jaar geleden)
(Stanislaus Strange; Julian Edwards)

1950: Tony Martin – There’s No Tomorrow [RCA Victor 47-3078] (1 week 2)
There’s No Tomorrow - Tony Martin
(vandaag 67 jaar geleden)
(Al Hoffman; Leo Corday; Leon Carr)
(With Orch. conducted by Henri René)

(Published ℗ 1899 als O sole mio (Tekst: Giovanni Capurro /Muziek: Eduardo di Capua)

(Voor het eerst op de plaat gezet door Francesco Daddi (Italiano) (Tenor) als O sole mio (Capua) in 1901 [Victor Record 62723] (78 rpm)

(1902: Signor Mieli (Canzone Napoletane) (Tenor Solo) (Milano) als O sole mio [Disco Zonofono X-1890] (78 rpm)

(1907: Giuseppe Anselmi als O solo mio)

(#3 hit voor Emilio de Gogorza als O sole mio (My Sunshine) (Neapolitan Folk Song) (Baritone with orchestra In Italian) op 22 augustus 1908 [Victor 74105] (78 rpm)

(1912: Elisabeth Spencer als Your Own Dear Kiss)

(1913: Guido Deiro)

(#9 hit voor Alan Turner (Baritone with orchestra In English) als O sole mio (My Sunshine); B-kant van La paloma in 1914 [Victor 17536] (78 rpm)

(1915: Charles Harrison als My Sunshine)

(#3 hit voor Enrico Caruso als O sole mio (My Sunshine) op 8 juli 1916 [Victrola 87243] (78 rpm)

(1934: Beniamino Gigli als O solo mio)

(1948: Josef Locke als Beneath Thy Window [78-Columbia D.B. 2556] (EMI)

(1949: in de film That Midnight Kiss als O solo mio)

(1949: Carl Ravazza als There’s No Tomorrow)

(1950: Mario Lanza, Tenor with Orchestra (Ray Sinatra, Conductor) (In Italian) als O sole mio [RCA Victor Red Seal Record 49-0902] (45 rpm)

(1953: Charlie Spivak and His Orchestra als O sole mio [78-King 15223]

(#5 album-hit voor Michel LeGrand als O solo mio in 1955 (LP: Holiday in Rome)

(1955: Earl Bostic And His Orchestra (Arranged by Earl Bostic) (Instrumental) als O sole mio [King 45-4845] (45 rpm)

(#12 album-hit voor Lester Lanin and his Orchestra als Medley: Chicago/A Fine Romance/O Sole Mio/Say Darling/Johnson Rag in 1958 (LP: Have Band, Will Travel) [Epic LN 3520]

(#12 album-hit voor Louis Prima & Keely Smith als Love of My Life in 1958 (LP: Las Vegas Prima Style)

(#1 hit voor Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als It’s Now or Never op 15 augustus 1960 [RCA Victor 47-7777] (45 rpm)

(#4 album-hit voor Connie Francis als There’s No Tomorrow in 1960 (LP: Italian Favorites)

(#5 album-hit voor Billy Vaughn als O solo mio in 1960 (LP: Theme from the Sundowners)

(#5 album-hit voor Roger Williams als It’s Now or Never in 1960 (LP: Temptation)

(#20 hit in West-Duitsland voor Gerd Böttcher (Werner Müller und sein Orchester) als Ich komme wieder (O sole mio) in 1960 [Decca D 19 101] (45 rpm)

(1960: Dalida (Accompagnée par Raymond Lefèvre et son orcheste) als O sole mio; B-kant van Pezzettini di bikini [Barclay 60235] (45 rpm)

(1960: Dalida (par l’orchestre de Raymond Lefèvre) als als O sole mio; B-kant van Pezzettini di bikini [Barclay J 30110×45] (45 rpm)

(1960: Dalida (Accompagnée par Raymond Lefèvre et son orcheste) als O sole mio op de EP Itsi bitsi, petit bikini [45-Barclay 70 345 M]

(1960: Otto Brandenburg als O sole mio; B-kant van Leather Motor Cycle Rider [45-Odeon 45-DK 1550]

(1960: Rikki Henderson (Accompaniment directed by Steve Stannard) als It’s Now or Never; B-kant van Save the Last Dance for Me [Embassy 45-WB 419] (45 rpm)

(1960: Dario Moreno (avec Claude Bolling et son orchestre) als O sole mio! op de EP Itsi bitsi, petit bikini [45-Fontana 460.719 ME]

(1961: Bob Benny als ‘t Is nu of nooit)

(#17 album-hit voor Sergio Franchi, Tenor (Arranged by Wally Stott) (Orchestra and Chorus conducted by Wally Stott) (Recorded in England) als O sole mio in 1962 (LP: Romantic Italians Songs) [RCA Victor LSC 2640]

(#60 album-hit voor Jerry Vale (Arranged and Conducted by Glenn Osser) als O sole mio (My Sunshine) in 1962 (LP: I Have But One Heart) [Columbia CS 8597]

(1962: Jerry Vale (Arranged and Conducted by Glenn Osser) als O sole mio (My Sunshine) [Columbia 4-33046] (45 rpm)

(1964: Eddy Manson With The Lavaliers (Arranged and conducted by Eddy Manson) als International Walz Medley (LP: *Peg o’ My Heart* And Other Harmonica Favorites) [RCA Camden CAS 810] {medley: Greensleeves/Too-Ra-Loo-Ra-Loo-Ral (That’s an Irish Lullaby)/O Sole Mio/Tales from the Vienna Woods}

(1967: James-Last-Band als O sole mio (LP: Sax á Gogo) [Polydor 249 121]

(1967: Connie Smith (Arranged and Conducted by Bill Walker) (Produced by Bob Ferguson) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s “Nashville Sound” Studio, Nashville, Tennessee) (Recording Engineer: Jim Malloy) als It’s Now or Never (LP: Downtown Country) [RCA Victor LSP 3725]

(1969: Massimo Ranieri als O sole mio [45-CGD N 9759]

(#36 hit in West-Duitsland voor Peter Alexander (Produced By Ralph Siegel) als O sole mio in 1974 [Ariola 13250 AT] (45 rpm)

(1976: Al Martino als O Sole Mio (It’s Now or Never) [45-Capitol 2 C.010-82240] {Franse persing}

(#14 hit John Schneider (Arranged and Conducted by John D’Andrea) (Produced by Tony Scotti and John D’Andrea) als It’s Now or Never in 1981 [Scotti Brothers ZS6 02105] (45 rpm)

(#158 album-hit voor Luciano Pavarotti als O sole mio in 1982 op de Original Soundtrack Recording (CD: Yes, Giorgio) [London PDV 9001]

(1986: Haugård / Nørbygård als Henny (LP: Jadak) [Skylight Records 308618] {Deense versie}

(#35 album-hit voor Plácido Domingo als O sole mio in 1990 (CD: Carreras Domingo Pavarotti in Concert)

(#153 album-hit voor Andrea Bocelli als O sole mio (℗ 1995) in 1998 (CD: Viaggio Italiano) [Philips 314 533 123-2]

(#83 album-hit voor The 3 Tenors (José Carreras Placido Domingo Luciano Pavarotti With James Levine) als O sole mio in 1998 (CD: Tibor Rudas Presents The 3 Tenors, Paris 1998) [Atlantic 0-7567-83110-2 4] (barcode)

(2005: Ensemble, Curtis Holbrook & Michael X. Martin als It’s Now or Never op de various artists Original Broadway Cast Recording (CD: All Shook Up) [Sony BMG 82876 6912-2]

(#34 album-hit voor Chris Isaak als It’s Now or Never in 2011 (CD: Beyond the Sun) [Vanguard 78212 2]

1950: Tony Martin and Fran Warren – I Said My Pajamas (And Put On My Pray’rs) [RCA Victor 47-3119] (1 week 3)
I Said My Pajamas - Tony Martin
(vandaag 67 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Eddie Pola; George Wyle)
(With Orchestra conducted by Henri René)

(#20 hit voor Ethel Merman And Ray Bolger (Vocal Duet With Orchestra Directed By Sy Oliver); B-kant van Dearie in 1950 [Decca 24873] (78 rpm)

(#21 hit voor Doris Day (Orchestra under the dirction of George Wyle) in 1950 [Columbia 38709] (78 rpm)

(#21 hit voor Margaret Whiting & Frank DeVol (With Vocal Group and Orchestra) in 1950 [Capitol 841] (78 rpm)

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

1967: The Seekers – Georgy Girl [Capitol Records 5756] (2 weken 2)
Georgy Girl - The Seekers

(vandaag 47 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Tom Springfield /Tekst: Jim Dale)
(Produced by Tom Springfield)

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

(Titelsong van de gelijknamige film Georgy Girl met in de hoofdrollen James Mason, Alan Bates & Lynn Redgrave, ging in juni 1966 in wereldpremière tijdens het internationale filmfestival van Berlijn, draait vanaf 4 augustus 1966 in heel West-Duitsland en gaat op 17 oktober 1966 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen in roulatie)

(1966: The Seekers (Produced by Tom Springfield) (LP: Come the Day) [Columbia SCX 6093] (EMI)

(#10 album-hit voor The Seekers (Musical direction by Larry Ashmore) (Produced by Tom Springfield) (Prepared for U.S. release by Bill Miller) (Recorded in England) in 1967 (LP: ‎Georgy Girl) [Capitol Records ‎ST-2431]

(#14 Easy Listening-hit voor Baja Marimba Band (Prod. by Herb Alpert & Jerry Moss) (Arranged by Julius Wechter) in 1967 [A&M Records 843] (45 rpm)

(#30 album hit voor Ray Conniff And The Singers in 1967 (LP: This Is My Song) [Columbia CS 9476]

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

(#51 album-hit voor Roger Williams (Orchestra Arranged And Conducted By Ralph Carmichael) (Produced By Hy Grill) in 1967 (LP: Roger!) [Kapp KS-3512]

(#55 album-hit voor The Ventures (Producer: Joe Saraceno) (Engineer: Ami Hadani) in 1967 (LP: $1,000,000 Weekend) [Liberty LST-8054]

(#72 album-hit voor Lawrence Welk and his orchestra in 1967 (LP: Lawrence Welk’s “Hits of Our Time”) [Dot DLP 25,790]

(1967: Ferrante & Teicher (Produced By Ferrante & Teicher) (Arrangements By: Artie Beck) (LP: In the Heat of the Night) [United Artists UAS 6624]

(1968: Ricky Page (LP: Ricky Page Sings Harper Valley P.T.A.) [SPAR Records 3011]

(1968: Cal Tjader (Produced By Esmond Edwards) (Arranged By Benny Golson) (Director of Engineering: Val Valentin) (LP: Hip Vibrations) [Verve Records V6-8730]

(#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]

(#2 album-hit in Engeland voor The New Seekers in 1972 (LP: We’d Like to Teach the World to Sing) [Polydor 2883 103]

1989: White Lion – When The Children Cry [Atlantic 7-89015] (1 week 3)
When The Children Cry - White Lion
(vandaag 28 jaar geleden)
(Vito Bratta; Mike Tramp)
(Produced, Recorded and Mixed by Michael Wagner)
(Engineered by Michael Wagner)
(Published ℗ 1987)

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1967: Ed Ames – My Cup Runneth Over [RCA Victor 47-9002] (4 weken 1)
My Cup Runneth Over - Ed Ames

(vandaag 50 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Tom Jones /Muziek: Harvey Schmidt)
(Arranged and Conducted by Perry Botkin, Jr.)
(Producers Jim Foglesong & Joe Reisman)

(#8 hit in de Hot 100 op 25 maart 1967)

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

(Het origineel is van Mary Martin & Robert Preston in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie I Do!, I Do!, ging op 5 december 1966 in 46th Street Theatre, NY in première. Na 560 keer is op 15 juni 1968 de laatste voorstelling)

(#23 album hit voor Al Martino (Arranged and Conducted by Peter de Angelis) in 1967 (LP: Daddy’s Little Girl) [Capitol Records ST-2733]

(#30 album-hit voor Ray Conniff And The Singers in 1967 (LP: This Is My Song)

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

(#51 album-hit voor Roger Williams (Orchestra Arranged And Conducted By Ralph Carmichael) (Produced By Hy Grill) in 1967 (LP: Roger!) [Kapp KS-3512]

(#63 C&W-hit voor The Blue Boys featuring Bud Logan (Producer: Felton Jarvis) in 1967 [RCA Victor 47-9201] (45 rpm)

(1967: Floyd Cramer (Arranged by Bill McElhiney) (Produced by Chet Atkins and Felton Jarvis) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s “Nashville Sound” Studio, Nashville, Tennessee) (Recording Engineers: Jim Malloy and Bill Vandevort) (LP: Class of ‘67) [RCA Victor LSP 3827]

(#168 album-hit voor The 50 Guitars of Tommy Garrett (Producer: Tommy “Snuff” Garrett) (Arranger: Ernie Freeman) in 1967 (LP: More 50 Guitars in Love) [Liberty LSS-14039]

(1967: Floyd Cramer (Arranged by Bill McElhiney) (Produced by Chet Atkins and Felton Jarvis) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s “Nashville Sound” Studio, Nashville, Tennessee) (Recording Engineers: Jim Malloy and Bill Vandevort) (LP: Class of ‘67) [RCA Victor LSP 3827]

(#26 C&W-hit voor Johnny Bush (Prod. Pete Drake) in 1969 [STOP Records, Inc. ST 310] (45 rpm)

(1967: Anita Bryant (Arranged and Conducted by Frank Hunter) (LP: In Remembrance of You (The Story of a Love Affair) [Columbia CS 9607]

(1969: Jack Eubanks (Produced by Tom Walls) (Recorded: Spar Recording Studios) (LP: My Favorite Things!) [Spar Records 3012]

1978: Neil Diamond – Desirée [Columbia 3-10657] (1 week 1)
Desirée - Neil Diamond
(vandaag 39 jaar geleden)
(Neil Diamond)
(Arranged and Conducted by Alan Lindgren)
(Produced by Bob Gaudio)
(Published ℗ 1977)

(#16 hit in de Hot 100 op 11 februari 1978)

1978: David Gates – Goodbye Girl [Elektra E-45450] (1 week 3)
Goodbye Girl - David Gates
(vandaag 39 jaar geleden)
(David Gates)
(Produced & Arranged by David Gates)
(Published ℗ 1977)

(#15 hit in de Hot 100 op 15 april 1978)

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

(Titelsong van de film The Goodbye Girl met in de hoofdrollen Richard Dreyfuss & Marsha Mason, ging op 30 november 1977 in New York City in première)

1984: Christopher Cross – Think Of Laura [Warner Bros. Records 7-29658] (4 weken 1)
Think Of Laura - Christopher Cross
(vandaag 33 jaar geleden)
(Christopher Cross)
(Produced By Michael Omartian)
(Recorded And Mixed By Chet Himes)
(Published ℗ 1983)

(#9 hit in de Hot 100 op 4 februari 1984)

1989: Steve Winwood – Holding On (7” Edit) [Virgin 99261] (2 weken 1)
Holding On - Steve Winwood
(vandaag 28 jaar geleden)
(Steve Winwood; Will Jennings)
(Produced by Steve Winwood and Tom Lord Alge)
(Engineered and Mixed by Tom Lord Alge)

(#11 hit in de Hot 100 op 28 januari 1989)

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

1967: The Bob Crewe Generation – Music To Watch Girls By [DynoVoice 229] (2 weken 2)
Music To Watch Girls By - The Bob Crewe Generation

(vandaag 50 jaar geleden)
(Sid Ramin)
(Arranged & Conducted by Hutch Davie)
(A Bob Crewe Production)

(#15 hit in de Hot 100 op 11 februari 1967)

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

{Geschreven als een commercial-jingle voor Diet Pepsi, geïntroduceerd in 1964 als de suikervrije variant van Pepsi Cola}

(#100 album-hit voor The Bob Crewe Generation (Arrangements by Hutch Davie) in 1967 (LP: Music to Watch Girls By) [DynoVoice SLP 9003]

(#31 Easy Listening-hit voor Al (He’s the King) Hirt, Trumpet in 1967 [RCA Victor 47-9060] (45 rpm)

(#34 pop-hit voor Andy Williams (Arranged and Produced by Nick De Caro) in 1967 [Columbia 4-44065] (45 rpm)

(#51 album-hit voor Roger Williams (Orchestra Arranged And Conducted By Ralph Carmichael) (Produced By Hy Grill) in 1967 (LP: Roger!) [Kapp KS-3512]

(#55 album-hit voor The Ventures (Producer: Joe Saraceno) (Engineer: Ami Hadani) in 1967 (LP: $1,000,000 Weekend) [Liberty LST-8054]

(#72 album-hit voor Lawrence Welk and his orchestra in 1967 (LP: Lawrence Welk’s “Hits of Our Time”) [Dot DLP 25,790]

(#127 album-hit voor Al (He’s the King) Hirt (Produced by Jim Foglesong) (Arranged and Conducted by Sid Ramin) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s Studio A, New York City) (Recording Engineer: Ed Begley) in 1967 (LP: Music to Watch Girls By) [RCA Victor LSP 3773]

(1967: Lucky Blondo (avec Fernand Verstraete et son orchestre) als Le jeu du telephone (LP: La dernière valse) [Fontana 885.528 MY] {Franse versie}

(1967: Lucky Blondo als Le jeu du téléphone op de EP Le jeu du téléphone [45-Fontana 460 224 ME] {Franse versie}

(1967: Floyd Cramer (Arranged by Bill McElhiney) (Produced by Chet Atkins and Felton Jarvis) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s “Nashville Sound” Studio, Nashville, Tennessee) (Recording Engineers: Jim Malloy and Bill Vandevort) (LP: Class of ‘67) [RCA Victor LSP 3827]

(1967: France Gall (Werner Müller und sein Orchester) als Die schönste Musik, die es gibt [Decca D 19 866] (45 rpm) {Duitse versie}

(#25 album-hit voor Ray Conniff and The Singers  in 1968 (LP: It Must Be Him) [Columbia CS 9595]

(#167 album-hit voor The Exotic Guitars (Arr. & Cond. by Bill Justis) (Produced by Randy Wood) in 1969 (LP: Those Were the Days) [Ranwood RLP 8040]

(1969: Lenny Breau (LP: Guitar Sounds from Lenny Breau) [RCA Victor LSP 4076]

1984: Kool & The Gang – Joanna [De-Lite Records DE 829] (2 weken 2)
Joanna - Kool & The Gang - foto

(vandaag 33 jaar geleden)
(Charles Smith; James Taylor; Kool & The Gang)
(Produced by Ronald Bell, Jim Bonnefond, Kool & The Gang)
(Published ℗ 1983)

(#2 hit in de Hot 100 op 11 februari 1984)

1984: Culture Club – Karma Chameleon [Virgin/Epic 34-04221] (1 week 3)
Karma Chameleon - Culture Club 2
(vandaag 33 jaar geleden)
(George O’Dowd; Jon Moss; Mikey Craig; Roy Hay; Phil Pickett)
(Produced by Steve Levine)
(Published ℗ 1983)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 4 februari 1984)

(#64 album-hit voor Culture Club in 1997 op de various artists Original Soundtrack (CD: Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion) [Hollywood Records HR 162 098-2]

1989: Annie Lennox & Al Green – Put A Little Love In Your Heart [A&M Records AM-1255] (1 week 2)
Put A Little Love In Your Heart - Annie Lennox & Al Green
(vandaag 28 jaar geleden)
(Jackie De Shannon; Randy Myers; Jimmy Holiday)
(Produced by David A. Stewart)
(Published ℗ 1988)

(#9 hit in de Hot 100 op 14 januari 1989)

(Uit de film Scrooged met in de hoofdrol Bill Murray, draait vanaf 23 november 1988 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(#4 pop-hit voor Jackie DeShannon (Produced by: VME [ = George Vitale & Dargin McWhorter] (Arranged by VME & James Langeford) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {het origineel} in 1969 [Imperial 66385] (45 rpm)

(#27 album-hit voor Andy Williams With Loadstone And Girls (Produced by Jerry Fuller) (Arranged and Conducted by Al Capps) in 1969 op de Andy Williams (LP: Get Together with Andy Williams) [Columbia CS 9922]

(#172 album-hit voor Ed Ames (Arr. and cond. by Artie Butler) (℗ 1969) in 1970 (LP: Love of the Common People) [RCA Victor LSP-4249]

(1969: The Dave Clark Five (Arranged by Keith Mansfield) (Produced by Dave Clark) [Columbia DB 8624] (EMI) (45 rpm)

(1969: Marcie Griffiths (Producer: Harry J) [Harry TR-693] (45 rpm)

(1969: The Dave Pell Singers (Producer: Dave Pell) (Executive Producer: Bud Dain) (Engineer: Dave Weichman, Bert Agudelo) (LP: Mah-ná, Mah-ná) [Liberty LST-7631]

(#30 C&W-hit voor Susan Raye (Produced by: Ken Nelson) in 1970 [Capitol 2701] (45 rpm)

(#105 album-hit voor The Mike Curb Congregation (Arr. & Prod. By Perry Botkin. Jr.) in 1970 (LP: Come Together) [CoBurt Records Inc. CO 1002]

(#183 album-hit voor Floyd Cramer in 1970 (LP: The Big Ones, Volume II) [RCA Victor LSP-4312]

(1970: Bill Anderson & Jan Howard (Produced By Owen Bradley) (LP: If It’s All the Same to You) [Decca ‎DL 75184]

(1970: Duane Eddy (Arranged by Glen D. Hardin) (Produced by Jimmy Bowen with the Jimmy Bowen Orchestra & Chorus); B-kant van Freight Train [Congress C-6010] (45 rpm)

(1970: Don Gibson (LP: A Perfect Mountain) [Hickory LPS 155]

(1970: Leonard Nimoy (LP: The New World of Leonard Nimoy) [Dot Records DLP 25966]

(#48 album-hit voor Dionne Warwick in 1971 (LP: The Dionne Warwicke Story: A Decade of Gold) [Scepter Records SPS-2-596] {Love medley: Put a Little Love in Your Heart/Come Together/Get Together}

(#29 album-hit voor Isley Brothers in 1972 (LP: Brother, Brother, Brother)

(#193 album-hit voor The Lettermen (Arranged by Emory Gordy) (Produced by Ed Cobb & Lettermen) als Put a Little Love in Your Heart/Black and White in 1973 (LP: “Alive” Again…Naturally) [Capitol SW-11183]

(#16 album-hit voor Dolly Parton in 1993 (CD: Slow Dancing with the Moon)

(#38 album-hit voor Anne Murray in 1999 (CD: What a Wonderful World)

(#20 album-hit voor Billy Ray Cyrus in 2007 (CD: Home at Last) [Walt Disney 000707]

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1984: Ronnie Milsap – Show Her [RCA PB-13685] (1 week 1)
Show Her - Ronnie Milsap
(vandaag 33 jaar geleden)
(Mike Reid)
(Produced by Ronnie Milsap and Tom Collins)
(Strings Arranged by Bergen White)
(Performed by The Nashville String Machine)
(Published ℗ 1983)

(#103 Bubbling Under-hit op 21 januari 1984)

1989: Earl Thomas Conley – What I’d Say [RCA 8717-7-R] (1 week 1)
What I’d Say - Earl Thomas Conley
(vandaag 28 jaar geleden)
(Robert Byrne; William Robinson)
(Produced by Emory Gordy, Jr. and Randy L. Scruggs)
(Published ℗ 1988)

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

1995: Pam Tillis – Mi Vida Loca (My Crazy Life) [Arista 07822-12759-7] (2 weken 1)
Mi Vida Loca - Pam Tillis
(vandaag 22 jaar geleden)
(Pam Tillis; Jess Leary)
(Produced By Pam Tillis And Steve Fishell)
(Published ℗ 1994)

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

2012: Luke Bryan – I Don’t Want This Night To End (1 week 1)
I Don’t Want This Night To End - Luke Bryan

(vandaag 5 jaar geleden)
(Luke Bryan; Dallas Davidson; Rhett Akins; Ben Hayslip)

(#22 hit in de Hot 100 op 17 december 2011)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1978: Stargard – Theme Song From “Which Way Is Up” [MCA Records MCA-40825] (2 weken 1)
Theme Song From Which Way Is Up - Stargard
(vandaag 39 jaar geleden)
(Norman Whitfield)
(Produced & Arranged by Mark Davis)
(Published ℗ 1977)

(#21 hit in de Hot 100 op 1 april 1978)

(Titelsong van de film Which Way Is Up? met in de hoofdrollen Richard Pryor, Lonette McKee & Margaret Avery, ging op 4 november 1977 in New York City in première)

1989: New Edition – Can You Stand The Rain MCA Records MCA-53464] (2 weken 1)
Can You Stand The Rain - New Edition

(vandaag 28 jaar geleden)
(James Harris III; Terry Lewis)
(Produced By Jimmy Jam And Terry Lewis)
(Published ℗ 1988)

(#44 hit in de Hot 100 op 11 maart 1989)

2012: Drake Featuring Nicki Minaj – Make Me Proud (3 weken 1)
Make Me Proud - Drake Featuring Nicki Minaj
(vandaag 5 jaar geleden)
(Aubrey Graham; Onika Maraj; Tyler Williams; Noah Shebib; Nikhil Seetharam; Kenza Samir; Anthony Palman)

(#9 hit in de Hot 100 op 9 november 2011)

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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:

1950: Perry Como with The Fontane Sisters – “A” – You’re Adorable (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 67 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Buddy Kayne; Fred Wise; Sid Lippman)
(Orch. conducted by Mitchell Ayres)

(#1 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 7 mei 1949)

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

(#4 hit in Amerika voor Jo Stafford And Gordon MacRae With Paul Weston And His Orchestra (Vocal Duet With Orchestra) als “A” You’re Adorable in 1949 [Capitol 15393] (78 rpm)

(#12 hit in Amerika voor Tony Pastor and his Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Tony Pastor, The Clooney Sisters and Band) als “A” – You’re Adorable (The Alphabet Song) in 1949; B-kant van It’s a Cruel, Cruel World [Columbia 38449] (78 rpm)

(#27 hit in Amerika voor Buddy Kaye Quintet {het origineel} in 1949 [78-MGM 10310]

ex aequo:

1950: Tony Pastor and his Orchestra – “A” – You’re Adorable (The Alphabet Song) (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 67 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Buddy Kayne; Fred Wise; Sid Lippman)
(Vocal Chorus by Tony Pastor, The Clooney Sisters and Band)

(#12 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 7 mei 1949)

1961: Bert Kaempfert And His Orchestra – Wonderland By Night [Polydor NH-24086] (3 weken 1)
(vandaag 56 jaar geleden)
(Klauss-Gunter Neumann)
(Instrumental Trumpet Solo By Charly Tabor)
(Recorded In Europe By Deutsche Grammophon/ Polydor ® Series)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 9 januari 1961)

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

(1959: Bert Kämpfert und sein Orchester (Solotrompete: Charly Tabor) als Wunderland by Nacht [Polydor NH 24 086] (45 rpm) {originele Duitse persing}

(#15 hit in Amerika voor Louis Prima in 1961 [Dot 45-16151] (45 rpm)

(#18 hit in Amerika voor Anita Bryant (With Lew Douglas Orchestra & Chorus) in 1961 [Carlton 537] (45 rpm)

1974: David Bowie – Sorrow (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 43 jaar geleden)
(Robert Feldman; Gerry Goldstein; Richard Gottehrer)
(Produced by Ken Scott & David Bowie)
(Published ℗ 1973)

(Het origineel is van The McCoys (Arranged and Conducted by Bassett Hand) (A Feldman, Goldstein, Gottehrer Production); B-kant van Fever uit 1965 [Bang Records B-511] (45 rpm)

(#4 hit in Engeland voor The Merseys (Produced by Kit Lambert) in 1966 [Fontana TF 694] (45 rpm)

1996: Shaggy – Boombastic (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 21 jaar geleden)
(Orville Burrell; Robert Livingston; Floyd King)
(Produced by Robert Livingston/Shaun “Sting Int’1”  Pizzonia [ = Shaun Pizzonia]
(Recorded by “Tootie” Wayne Nicholson)
(Mixed by Sting Int’1)
(Bevat samples uit Baby Let Me Kiss You van King Floyd (1971)
(Published ℗ 1995)

(#3 hit in de US Hot 100 op 19 augustus 1995)

2007: Hinder – Lips Of An Angel (7 weken 1)
(vandaag 10 jaar geleden)
(Hinder [ = Austin Winkler, Joe Garvey, Mark King, Mike Rodden & Cody Hanson]; Brian Howes)
(Produced by Brian Howes)
(Mixed by Chris Lord Alge)

(#3 hit in de US Hot 100 op 14 oktober 2006)

(#77 hit in Amerika voor Jack Ingram in 2007)

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Australia charts sourced from Wikipedia

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