11 februari

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

De nummer 1-hits van 11 februari

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1911: Collins and Harlan – Under The Yum Yum Tree (5 weken 1)
Under The Yum Yum Tree
(vandaag 106 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Andrew B. Sterling /Muziek: Harry Von Tilzer)

1922: Al Jolson – April Showers [Columbia A3500] (11 weken 1)
April Showers - Al Jolson
(vandaag 95 jaar geleden)
(Louis Silvers)
(Comedian)
(Orchestra accompaniment)

(Uit de Broadway-musical theaterproductie Bombo, ging op 6 oktober 1921 in Jolson’s 59th Street Theatre, NY première. Na 218 keer is op 8 april 1922 de laatste voorstelling)

(#2 hit voor Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra; B-kant van Weep No More My Mammy op 18 februari 1922 [Victor 18825] (78 rpm)

(#9 hit voor Ernest Hare in 1922 [78-Brunswick 2188]

(#11 hit voor Charles Harrison (Tenor with orchestra) in 1922 [Victor 18862] (78 rpm)

(#12 hit voor Arthur Fields in 1922 [78-Emerson 10490]

(#2 album-hit voor Eddy Duchin (piano with rhythm accompaniment) in 1945 (LP: Duchin Reminisces) [78-Columbia C 105]

(1946: Jeanne Crain (gedubbed door Louanne Hogan) in de film Margie)

(1946: Larry Parks (gedubbed door Al Jolson) in de film The Jolson Story)

(#1 album-hit voor Al Jolson in 1947 (LP: Al Jolson in Songs He Made Famous)

(#3 album-hit voor Three Suns in 1947 (LP: The Three Suns Present)

(#9 hit voor Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians (Vocal Chorus by Jimmy Brown) in 1947 [Decca 23845]

(#16 hit voor Al Jolson (Vocal with Orchestra Directed by Carmen Dragon) in 1947 [Decca 23470] ) (78 rpm) {nieuwe opname}

(1949: Larry Parks (gedubbed door Al Jolson) in de film Jolson Sings Again)

(#2 album-hit voor Eddie Fisher with Hugo Winterhalter and his Orchestra (EP: May I Sing to You: Eddie Fisher Salutes some of the Great Singers of Our Time) in 1954 [RCA Victor EPB 3185] (45 rpm)

(#17 album-hit voor Judy Garland (Orchetra conducted by Nelson Riddle) in 1956 (LP: Judy) [Capitol T-734]

(1956: Bing Crosby with Jud Conlon’s Rhythmaires and Orchestra (Directed by Jack Pleis) (LP: Songs I Wish I Had Sung: The First Time Around) [Decca DL 8352]

(#17 album-hit voor The Charleston City All-Stars (The Charleston City All-Stars cond. by Enoch Light with Charlie Margulis, Bobby Byrne, Milt Yanier, Ezelle Watson, Paul Ricci, Nick Perito, George Barnes , Jack Lesberg, Terry Snyder) in 1957 (LP: The Roaring 20’s Volume 3) [Grand Award G.A. 33-353]

(#18 album-hit voor Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians in 1957 (LP: Your Guy Lomardo Medley) [Capitol T-739] {medley + April in Paris/The Very Thought of You/September in the Rain/Night and Day/The Love Nest/Serenade/It Had to Be You/Just a Memory/Love Is the Sweetest Thing/Just a Cottage Small/The Blue Room/You Go to My Head/Dancing on the Ceiling/The Birth of the Blues/What Is This Thing Called Love?/When Day Is Done/Body and Soul/It’s Only a Paper Moon/Auld Lang Syne}

(1959: Ralph Flanagan als I’ll Get By (LP: Ralph Flanagan Plays Your Request) [Imperial LP-12016]

(1959: Miss Teddi King With Orchestra Directed By Lew Douglas and Johnny Richards (LP: All the King’s Songs) [Coral CRL 57278]

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

(1961: Bobby Rydell (LP: Bobby Rydell . . . . . . Salutes the “Great Ones”) [Cameo SC 1010]

(1961: Leslie Uggams With Mitch Miller’s Sing Along Chorus (LP: Leslie Uggams on TV) [Columbia CS 8506]

(#40 album-hit voor Al Jolson in 1962 (LP: The Best of Jolson) [Decca DXA 169]

(1962: Santo & Johnny With Hutch Davie Orch. (Arranged & Conducted by Hutch Davie) (LP: Come on In…) [Canadian-American SCALP 1006]

(#138 album-hit voor Arthur Prysock in 1963 (LP: Coast to Coast) [Old Town Records LP 2005]

(1964: Hugo & Luigi (LP: The Cascading Voices of the Hugo & Luigi Chorus – With Brass) [RCA Victor LSP 2789]

(1964: Joni James (LP: Put on a Happy Face) [MGM SE 4248]

1939: Larry Clinton and his Orchestra – Deep Purple [Victor 26141] (9 weken 1)
Deep Purple - Larry Clinton

(vandaag 78 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Mitchell Parish /Muziek: Peter DeRose)
(Vocal refrain by Bea Wain)

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

(Geschreven door Peter De Rose (1900–1953) als een pianocompositie (Published ℗ 1933)

(1934: Paul Whiteman and his Concert Orchestra; B-kant van Park Avenue Fantasy [Victor 36131] (78 rpm)

(#2 hit voor Jimmy Dorsey And His Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Bob Eberly) op 8 april 1939 [Decca 2295] (78 rpm)

(#9 hit voor Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians; B-kant van Thanks for Ev’rything in 1939 [Decca 2215] (78 rpm)

(#14 hit voor Bing Crosby With Matty Malneck And His Orchestra in 1939 [78-Decca 2374]

(#17 hit voor Artie Shaw and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Helen Forrest) in 1939 [Bluebird B-10178] (78 rpm)

(1939: Ambrose And His Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Denny Dennis) [Decca F. 7029] (78 rpm)

(1939: Bing Crosby With Matty Malneck And His Orchestra (Vocal with Orchestra) [Decca 2374] (78 rpm)

(1939: Art Tatum (Piano Solo) in 1939 [Decca 2456] (78 rpm)

(#10 album-hit voor Bing Crosby in 1948 (LP: Stardust)

(#20 hit voor Paul Weston and His Orchestra in 1949 [78-Capitol 15294]

(#2 album-hit voor Frankie Carle in 1947 (LP: Carle Comes Calling)

(#3 album-hit voor The Three Suns ‎(LP: The Three Suns Present) [RCA Victor 20-2357-B] [RCA Victor ‎P 185] (78 rpm Box Set)

(1949: The Ravens (Vocal Featuring Jimmy Ricks); B-kant van Leave My Gal Alone [National Records 9065] (78 rpm)

(#9 album-hit voor Les Brown in 1951 (LP: Over the Rainbow – A Panorama of Color)

(1951: James Moody Quintet (10” LP: James Moody Quintet) [Vogue LD 036]

(1951: John “Schoolboy” Porter And His Schoolboys; B-kant van Kayron [78-Chance Record Co. 1105]

(1951: Sarah Vaughan (Orchestra under the Dirction of Percy Faith) [Columbia 39370] (78 rpm)

(1953: Earl Bostic And His Orchestra (Instrumental) [King 45-4674] (45 rpm)

(#4 album-hit voor Glenn Miller And His Orchestra in 1954 (LP: Glenn Miller – Limited Edition, Volume Two) [RCA Victor LPT 6701]

(1954: Art Pepper Quintet (10” LP: Art Pepper Quintet) [Discovery DL 3023]

(#1 album-hit voor Jackie Gleason in 1955 (LP: Lonesome Echo)

(#7 album-hit voor Billy May And His Orchestra in 1955 (LP: Sorta-May) [Capitol T-562]

(1955: Sarah Vaughan (LP: After Hours with Sarah Vaughan) [Columbia CL 660]

(#18 album-hit voor Norrie Paramor in 1956 (LP: In London, In Love)

(1956: Ambrose and his Orchestra (LP: Starlit Hour – The Music of Peter DeRose) [MGM E 3350]

(1956: Mary Ann McCall (LP: Easy Living) [Regent MG 6040]

(#13 album-hit voor The Hi-Lo’s (Orchestra under the direction of Frank Comstock) in 1957 (LP: Suddenly It’s the Hi-Lo’s) [Columbia CL 952]

(#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/Sleepy Time Gal/Dinner at Eight/Josephine/Did I Remember/Ebb Tide/Coquette/You’re a Sweetheart/Paradise/Rose Room/Be My Love/Hold Me/If You Were Only Mine/Snuggled on Your Shoulder/Honey/Good Night Sweetheart}

(#20 hit voor Billy Ward And His Dominoes (With Vic Schoen & His Orch.) in 1957 [Liberty F-55099] (45 rpm)

(1957: Steve Allen (LP: Steve Allen Plays) [Dot DLP 3161]

(1957: Night Morton (LP: Blues in the Night) [RCA Victor LPM 2104]

(#19 album-hit voor Lester Lanin And His Orchestra als Medley: Laura/Deep Purple/Tin Roof Blues in 1958 (LP: Lester Lanin Goes to College) [Epic LN 3474]

(#2 album-hit voor Pat Boone (Orchestra and chorus conducted by Billy Vaughn) in 1958 (LP: Star Dust) [Dot DLP 3118]

(1958: Bud Shank, Len Mercer Strings (LP: I’ll Take Romance) [World Pacific Records WP1251]

(1958: Dinah Shore (LP: Moments Like These) [RCA Victor LPM 1719]

(#9 album-hit voor Roger Williams (With Orchestra and Chorus Directed by Hal Kanner) in 1959 (LP: Near You) [Kapp KL 1112]

(#4 album-hit voor Ray Conniff And His Orchestra And Chorus in 1960 (LP: Say It with Music (A Touch of Latin) [Columbia CL 1490]

(#7 album-hit voor Percy Faith in 1960 (LP: Bouquet The Percy Faith Strings) [Columbia CS 8124]

(#11 album-hit voor Santo & Johnny (Directed by Bob Davie) in 1960 (LP: Encore) [Canadian American Records, Ltd. 1002]

(#7 album-hit voor Earl Grant (Organ Solo with Piano Accompaniment) in 1961 (LP: Ebb Tide And Other Instrumental Favorites) [Decca DL 74165]

(#36 album-hit voor Frank Chacksfield And His Orchestra (℗ 1960) in 1961 (LP: Ebb Tide) [Richmond Stereo/London Records S 30078]

(1961: Vic Damone (Orchestra conducted by Jack Marshall) (LP: On the Swingin’ Side) [Columbia CL 1573]

(1961: Erskine Hawkins Quintet (LP: The Hawk Blows at Midnight) [Decca DL 4081]

(1961: Jerry Murad’s Harmonicats (LP: Peg o’ My Heart) [Columbia CL 1637]

(#3 album-hit voor Mr. Acker Bilk in 1962 (LP: Stranger on the Shore)

(#8 album-hit voor Enoch Light and the Light Brigade in 1962 (LP: Stereo 35/MM, Volume 4)

(#27 album-hit voor Mitch Miller And The Gang in 1962 (LP: Family Sing Along with Mitch) [Columbia CS 8573]

(1962: Earl Grant Organ And Piano Solos With Orchestra; B-kant van Ebb Tide [45-Decca 25526]

(1962: Carol Sloane (LP: Out of the Blue…) [Columbia CS 8566]

(1962: The Si Zentner Orchestra & The Johnny Mann Singers (LP: Great Bands with Great Voices) [Liberty LSS-14009]

(#1 hit voor Nino Tempo & April Stevens {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} op 16 november 1963 [Atco Records 45-6273] (45 rpm)

(#29 album-hit voor Boston Pops Orchestra in 1963 (LP: Star Dust)

(#29 album-hit voor Lawrence Welk (Arranged by Bob Ballard, Larry Gordon, Pete King, Frank Scott) in 1963 (LP: Wonderful! Wonderful!) [Dot DLP 25552]

(#40 album-hit voor Peter Nero (Orchestra conducted by Marty Gold) in 1963 (LP: The Colorful Peter Nero) [RCA Victor LPM 2618]

(1963: Johnny Hodges ‎(Arranged by Claus Ogerman) (Recorded Sept. 3 & 5, 1963 in New York) (Recording engineer: Phil Ramone) (Director of Engineering: Val Valentin) (Produced by Creed Taylor) (LP: Sandy’s Gone) [Verve Records ‎V6-8561]

(#82 album-hit voor Jackie Gleason (Arrangements by George Williams) in 1964 (LP: Today’s Romantic Hits/For Lovers Only Vol. 2) [Capitol SW-2058]

(#97 album-hit voor Sammy Kaye And His Orchestra in 1964 (LP: Come Dance to the Hits) [Decca DL 74502]

(1964: Dick Contino (LP: 12 Immortal Songs) [Dot DLP 25609]

(1964: Spike Jones (Arranged by Carl Brandt) (LP: New Band) [Liberty ST-7349]

(1964: Billy Strange (LP: Mr. Guitar) [GNP Crescendo Records GNP 97]

(#21 album-hit voor John Gary (Arranged and Conducted by Dick Reynolds (Produced by Joe Reisman) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s Music Center of the World, Hollywood, California) (Recording Engineer: John Norman) in 1965 (LP: John Gary Sings Your All-Time Favorite Songs) [RCA Victor ‎LSP 3411]

(#4 album-hit in Engeland voor The Shadows with The Norrie Paramor Strings in 1965 (LP: The Sound of the Shadows) [Columbia 33SX 1736] (EMI)

(1965: Ketty Lester (Arranged and Conducted by Frank Hunter) (Produced by Jim Fogelsong) (Recorded in RCA’s Music Center of the World, Hollywood, California) (Recording Engineer: Dave Hassinger) (LP: Where Is Love?) [RCA Victor LSP 3326]

(#39 album-hit voor Al (He’s the King) Hirt (Arranged and Conducted by Marty Manning) (Produced by Jim Foglesong) (Recorded at Webster Hall, New York City) (Recording Engineer: Ed Begley) in 1966 (LP: They’re Playing Our Song) [RCA LSP 3492]

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

(#14 hit voor Donny & Marie Osmond (Arranged by Al Capps) (Produced by Mike Curb) (℗ 1975) in 1976 [MGM Records/Kolob Records M 14840] (45 rpm)

(1978: Big Tiny Little (LP: Piano Memories) [GNP Crescendo GNPS 2120]

(#173 album-hit voor Johnny Mathis in 1981 (LP: The First 25 Years – The Silver Anniversay Album) [Columbia C2X 37440]

(1999: Julia Rich (CD: I’ll Take Romance) [Cardinal/CD Baby 635759108723]

(2004: Dave avec Marie-France als La belle endormie (CD: Doux tam-tam) [East West 50-50467-3050-2-1]

(2005: Bucky Pizzarelli & Frank Vignola (CD: Moonglow) [Hyena HYN 9339]

(Eén maand later op 15 maart 1939 bezetten Duitse troepen Praag waarna het resterende deel van Tjechië met weinig weerstand wordt geannexeerd door het Derde Rijk en herbenoemd tot het Protectoraat Bohemen en Moravië. Slowakije heeft zicht de dag voordien met de hulp van Hitler onafhankelijk verklaard waarna het een vazalstaat van nazi-Duitsland wordt.)

1950: Red Foley – Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy [Decca 46205] (8 weken 1)
Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy - Red Foley
(vandaag 67 jaar geleden)
(Harry Stone; Jack Stapp)
(Singing With Instrumental Accompaniment)

(#4 hit voor Bing Crosby with Vic Schoen and His Orchestra (Vocal with Orchestra); B-kant van Bibbidi – Bobbidi – Boo (The Magic Song) in 1950 [Decca 24863] (78 rpm)

(#8 hit voor Phil Harris and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Phil Harris) in 1950 [RCA Victor 47-3216] (45 rpm)

(#10 hit voor Frank Sinatra with The Jeff Alexander Choir (Orchestra under the direction of Axel Stordahl); B-kant van God’s Country in 1950 [Columbia 38708] (78 rpm)

(#17 hit voor Bradford and Romano; B-kant van Rag Mop in 1950 [RCA Victor 47-3208] (45 rpm)

(#18 hit voor Bill Darnel With Roy Ross And His Orchestra (Vocal With Orchestra) in 1950 [Coral 60147] (78 rpm)

(1950: The Tawharu Quintet [78-Tanza Z45]

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

(1959: Faron Young (Produced by Ken Nelson) (LP: Talk About Hits!) [Capitol Records T-1245]

(#34 hit voor Freddy Cannon in 1960 [Swan S4050 C] (45 rpm)

(1960: Freddy Cannon (Producers: Frank C. Slay, Jr. and Bob Crewe) (Arrangements: Frank C. Slay, Jr., Bob Crewe and Sid Bas) (Recording Engineer: George Schowerer) (LP: The Explosive! Freddy Cannon) [Swan LP 502 S]

(1961: Hardrock Gunter and His Town & Country Music (LP: Hardrock Gunter and His Town & Country Music Play Popcorn Dancing for the Social Set) [Gee LP 161]

(1971: Kenny Price (Produced By Ronny Light) (Recorded in RCA “Nashville Sound” Studio, Nashville, Tennessee) (Recording Engineer: Tom Pick) (Recording Technicians: Ray Butte) (LP: A Red Foley Songbook) [RCA Victor LSP 4469]

ex aequo:

1950: Ames Brothers – Rag Mop [Coral 9-60140] (2 weken 1)
Rag Mop - Ames Brothers

(vandaag 67 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Deacon Anderson; Johnnie Lee Wills)
(Vocal with Orchestra Directed by Roy Ross)

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

(Het origineel is van Henry “Red” Allen and Orchestra Featuring J.C. Higginbotham (Vocal refrains: “Red” Allen and group) als Get the Mop; B-kant van Buzz Me uit 1946 [Victor 20-1808] (78 rpm)

(#3 hit voor Ralph Flanagan And his Orchestra op 4 maart 1950 [45-RCA Victor 47-3212]

(#7 hit voor Lionel Hampton And His Orchestra (Vocal Chorus By The Hamptones) in 1950 [Decca 24855] (78 rpm)

(#9 hit voor Johnnie Lee Wills And His Boys (Vocal With String Band Accm.) [Bullet 696] (78 rpm)

(#12 hit voor The Starlighters With Paul Weston And His Orchestra (Vocal Group With Orchestra) in 1950 [Capitol F844] (45 rpm)

(#15 hit voor Jimmy Dorsey and His Original “Dorseyland” Jazz Band (Vocal Chorus by Claire Hogan) in 1950 [Columbia 38710] (78 rpm)

(#24 hit voor Eddy Howard And His Orchestra in 1950 [Mercury 5371] (78 rpm)

(#4 R&B-hit voor Joe Liggins And His “Honeydrippers” in 1950 [Specialty SP 350] (78 rpm)

(#4 R&B-hit voor Doc Sausage And His Mad Lads (Vocal with Inst. Acomp.) [Regal 3251] (78 rpm)

(1950: Pee Wee King and his Golden West Cowboys [78-Victor 21-0167 2]

(1950: Joe Lutcher And His Orchestra (Vocal Joe Lutcher) [Modern Records Hollywood 20-736] (78 rpm)

(1959: Lillian Briggs (Vocal With Chorus And Orchestra Directed By Dick Jacons) [Coral 9-62108] (45 rpm)

(1959: The Jaye Bros. [Wynne W-118] (45 rpm)

(#94 album-hit voor Billy Vaughn and his orchestra (Produced by Randy Wood) (Arrangements by Bill Fontaine, Larry Gordon, René Hall and Milt Rogers) in 1963 (LP: Number 1 Hits, Vol #1) [Dot DLP 25540]

(1964: The Blue Diamonds [45-Decca AT 10056]

(1965: The Chipmunks (LP: The Chipmunks Sing with Children) [Liberty LST-7405]

(#90 C&W-hit voor The Drifting Cowboys (Produed by Charlie Daniels) (℗ 1977) in 1978 [Epic 8-50543] (45 rpm)

1989: Paula Abdul – Straight Up [Virgin 7-99256] (3 weken 1)
Straight Up - Paula Abdul

(vandaag 28 jaar geleden)
(Elliot Wolff)
(Produced & Arranged by Elliot Wolff)
(Co-Produced by Keith Cohen)
(Published ℗ 1988)

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1905: Vess Ossman – The St. Louis Rag [Columbia 32576] (2 weken 3)
The St. Louis Rag
(vandaag 112 jaar geleden)
(Tom Turpin)
(wax cylinder)

1911: Arthur Collins and Byron Harlan – The Honeymoon Glide [Indestructible Record Company 1437] (1 week 3)
The Honeymoon Glide
(vandaag 106 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Jos. H. McKeon /Muziek: W. Raymond Walker)
(wax cylinder)

1928: Al Jolson with William F. Wirges and His Orchestra – Mother Of Mine, I Still Have You [Brunswick 3719] (3 weken 2)
Mother Of Mine I Still Have You - Al Jolson
(vandaag 88 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Al Jolson; Louis Silvers; Grant Clarke)
(Comedian)
(With Orhestra)

(Uit de film The Jazz Singer met in de hoofdrollen Al Jolson & Mary McAvoy, ging op 6 oktober 1927 in New York City in première)

1933: Bing Crosby – Just An Echo In The Valley [Brunswick 6454] (2 weken 2)
Just An Echo In The Valley - Bing Crosby
(vandaag 84 jaar geleden)
(Harry Woods; Jimmy Campbell; Reginald Connelly)
(Vocal with Orchestra)

(1933: Bing Crosby in de film Going Hollywood met in de hoofdrollen Marion Davies & Bing Crosby, gaat op 22 december 1933 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen draaien)

(#3 hit voor Rudy Vallee And His Connecticut Yankees op 21 januari 1933 [78-Columbia 2733-D]

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

1984: Kool & The Gang – Joanna [De-Lite Records DE 829] (1 week 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)

2006: Mary J. Blige – Be Without You (1 week 3)
Be Without You - Mary J. Blige

(vandaag 11 jaar geleden)
(Mary J. Blige; Bryan Michael Cox; Jason Perry; Johnta Austin)
(Produced by BryanMichael Cox)
(Vocal production by Ron Fair and Mary J. Blige)
(Additional production by Young Smoke)
(Pro tools: Tal Herzberg)
(All vocals performed by Mary J. Blige)
(All instruments performed by BryanMichael Cox)
(Additional piano, organ, orchestra bells, guitar: Ron Fair)
(Additional vocal arrangement/production: Ron Fair)
(Strings Arranged & conducted by Ron Fair)
(Strings recorded by Allen Sides)
(Strings players: Endre Genet, Natalie Leggett, Tereza Stanislav, Jackie Brand, Charlie Bisharat, Joel Deroiun, Mario Deleon, Julie Gigante, Josefina Vergara, Tammy Hatwan, Clayyton Haslop, Sid Page, Roberto Cani, Phillip Levy, Songa Lee, Alan Grundfeld, Lily Ho Chen, Alyssa Park, Brian Dembow, Sam Formicola, Matt Funes, Darrin McCann, Marlow Fisher, Andrew Duckles, Steve Erdody, Larry Corbett, David Low, Suzie Katayama, Armen Ksaji Kian and Paula Hochhalter)
(Additional keyboards: Young Smoke)
(Recorded by Pat Dillett at Doppler Studios, Atlanta, GA. and Chalice Studios, Los Angeles)
(Additional recording: Mike Eleopolous)
(Mixed by Dave “Hard-Drive” Pensado)
(Published ℗ 2005)

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1978: Art Garfunkel with James Taylor & Paul Simon – (What A) Wonderful World [Columbia 3-10676] (5 weken 1)
(What A) Wonderful World - Art Garfunkel with James Taylor & Paul Simon
(vandaag 39 jaar geleden)
(Lou Adler; Herb Alpert; Sam Cooke)

(#17 hit in de Hot 100 op 18 maart 1978)

(#12 pop-hit voor Sam Cooke {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Wonderful World in 1960 [Keen P-8-2112] (45 rpm)

(#4 pop-hit voor Herman’s Hermits (A Mickey Most Production) als Wonderful World in 1965 [MGM K 13354] (45 rpm)

(#75 album-hit voor Otis Redding als Wonderful World in 1965 (LP: Otis Blue/Otis Redding Sings Soul) [Volt SD 412]

(#75 album-hit voor The Supremes (Produced by Harvey Fuqua and Hal Davis & Marc Gordon) als Wonderful World in 1965 (LP: We Remember Sam Cooke) [Motown MS-629]

(#34 Easy Listening-hit voor Johnny Nash (Strings arranged by Ted Stovall) Produced by Sonny Limbo and Mickey Buckins) als (What A) Wonderful World in 1976 [Epic 8-50219] (45 rpm)

(#71 album-hit voor Sam Cooke in 1978 op de various artists Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (LP: National Lampoon’s: Animal House) [MCA Records MCA-3046]

(#81 album-hit in Engeland voor Gloria Gaynor (Produced by Steve Rowland) (Arranged by Richard Niles) als (What A) Wonderful World in 1986 (LP: The Power of Gloria Gaynor) [Stylus Music ‎SMR 618]

(1995: Michael Chapdelaine als Wonderful World (CD: With Love) [Time Life Music]

(#4 album-hit voor Rod Stewart als Wonderful World in 2009 (CD: Soulbook) [J Records ‎88697-30256-2]

2012: Lady Antebellum – Just A Kiss (6 weken 1)
Just A Kiss - Lady Antebellun

(vandaag 5 jaar geleden)
(Dave Haywood; Charles Kelley; Hillary Scott; Dallas Davidson)

(#7 hit in de Hot 100 op 21 mei 2011)

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

1989: Taylor Dayne – Don’t Rush Me [Arista AS1-9722] (2 weken 3)
Don’t Rush Me - Taylor Dayne

(vandaag 28 jaar geleden)
(Alexandra Forbes; Jeffrey Franzel)
(Produced By Ric Wake)
(Published ℗ 1987, 1988)

(#2 hit in de Hot 100 op 21 januari 1989)

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1956: Red Sovine And Webb Pierce – Why Baby Why [Decca 9-29755] (4 weken 1)
Why Baby Why - Red Sovine And Webb Pierce
(vandaag 61 jaar geleden)
(George Jones; Darrell Edwards)
(Duet Singing With Instrumental Accompaniment)

(B-kant van Missing You)

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

(#4 C&W-hit voor George Jones (Vocal By George Jones) {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} {het origineel} in 1955 [Starday Records 45-202] (45 rpm)

(#9 C&W-hit voor Hank Lockin in 1956 [RCA Victor 47-6347] (45 rpm)

(1956: The Blockbusters; B-kant van In a Little Spanish Town [Aladdin 45-3319] (45 rpm)

(#23 C&W-hit voor Warren Smith And Shirley Collie (Producer: Joe Allison)in 1961 [Liberty F-55361] (45 rpm)

(#95 C&W-hit voor Jerry Inman (Produced by Bob Montgomery) in 1978 [Elektra E-45508] (45 rpm)

(#1 C&W-hit voor Charley Pride (Produced by Norro Wilson) {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} (℗ 1982) op 26 februari 1983 [RCA PB-13397] (45 rpm)

(#46 C&W-hit voor Palomino Road in 1993 [Liberty S7 56974] (45 rpm)

(#86 album-hit voor Patty Loveless in 2008 (CD: Sleepless Nights) [Saguaro Road Records M 19660]

(#206 Bubbling Under album-hit voor Roger McGuinn in 1977 (LP: Thunderbyrd) [Columbia PC 34656]

1967: Loretta Lynn – Don’t Come Home A’Drinkin’ (With Lovin’ On Your Mind) [Decca 32045] (1 week 1)
Don’t Come Home A’Drinkin’ - Loretta Lynn

(vandaag 50 jaar geleden)
(Loretta Lynn; Peggy Sue Wills)
(Vocal With Chorus And Instrumental Accompaniment)

{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

(#80 album-hit voor Loretta Lynn in 1967 (LP: Don’t Come Home a Drinkin’ (With Lovin’ on Your Mind) [Decca US DL 74842]

1978: Larry Gatlin with Brothers and Friends – I Just Wish You Were Someone I Love [Monument 45-234] (1 week 1)
I Just Wish You Were Someone I Love - Larry Gatlin
(vandaag 39 jaar geleden)
(Larry Gatlin)
(Producer: Fred Foster)
(Strings arranged by Bill Justis)
(Published ℗ 1977)

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

1984: Merle Haggard – That’s The Way Love Goes [Epic 34-04226] (1 week 1)
That’s The Way Love Goes - Merle Haggard
(vandaag 33 jaar geleden)
(S. D. Shafer; Lefty Frizzell)
(Produced by Merle Haggard and Ray Baker)
(Published ℗ 1983)

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

1989: Alabama – Song Of The South [RCA 8744-7-R] (1 week 1)
Song Of The South - Alabama

(vandaag 28 jaar geleden)
(Bob McDill)
(Produced by Alabama and Josh Leo)
(Published ℗ 1988)

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

(#57 C&W-hit voor Johnny Russell (Produced by Jerry Kennedy) (℗ 1980) in 1981 [Mercury 57038] (45 rpm)

(#72 C&W-hit voor Tom T. Hall And Earl Scruggs (Produced by Randy Scruggs and John Thompson) in 1982 [Columbia 18-03033] (45 rpm)

2012: Chris Young – You (1 week 1)
You - Chris Young

(vandaag 5 jaar geleden)
(Chris Young; Luke Laird)

(#34 hit in de Hot 100 op 11 februari 2012)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1967: Freddie Scott – Are You Lonely For Me [Shout S-207] (4 weken 1)
Are You Lonely For Me - Freddie Scott
(vandaag 50 jaar geleden)
(Bert Berns)
(Produced By: Bert Berns)
(Arranged By: Gary Sherman)

(#39 hit in de Hot 100 op 25 februari 1967)

(#36 album-hit voor Otis Redding & Carla Thomas als Are You Lonely for Me Baby in 1967 (LP: King & Queen)

(#58 album-hit voor Al Green als Are You Lonely for Me Baby in 1971 (LP: Al Green Gets Next to You) [Hi Records SHL 32062]

1995: Brandy – Baby (4 weken 1)
Baby - Brandy

(vandaag 22 jaar geleden)
(Keith Crouch; Kipper Jones; Rahsaan Patterson)
(Produced & arranged by Keith Crouch)
(Executive producer: Darryl Williams)
(Published ℗ 1994)

(#4 hit in de Hot 100 op 11 maart 1995)

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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:

1967: The Monkees – I’m A Believer / (I’m Not Your) Steppin’ Stone  (1 week 1)
(vandaag 50 jaar geleden)
(Neil Diamond / Tommy Boyce; Bobby Hart)
(Music Supervision Don Kirshner)
(A-kant: Arranged and Produced by Jeff Barry)
(B-kant: Arranged and Produced by Tommy Boyce)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 31 december 1966)

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

(#23 hit in West-Duitsland voor Neil Sedaka in 1971 [Bellaphon BF 18043] (45 rpm)

(#23 hit in Nederland voor Neil Diamond in 1971 [Pink Elephant PE 22.576-H] (45 rpm)

(#51 hit voor Neil Diamond (Produced by: Jeff Barry & Ellie Greenwich) in 1971 [Bang Records B-586] (45 rpm)

(#29 hit in Engeland voor Robert Wyatt (Produced by Nick Mason) in 1974 [Virgin VS.114] (45 rpm)

(#3 hit in Engeland voor EMF Reeves & Mortimer (Produced by Bruce Lampcov) in 1995 [Parlophone R 6412] (45 rpm)

(#25 hit in Amerika voor Smash Mouth (Produced and Mixed by Eric Valentine) [albumtrack] in 2001 op de various artists ‎Music from the Original Motion Picture (CD: Shrek) [Dreamworks Records ‎450 305-2]

1980: KC And The Sunshine Band – Please Don’t Go [Epic ES 378] (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 37 jaar geleden)
(Harry Wayne Casey; Richard Finch)
(Produced by Harry Wayne Casey/Richard Finch)
(Published ℗ 1979)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 5 januari 1980)

(#1 hit in Nederland voor Double You? (Produced by Robyx) in 1992 [Zyx Records 6748-7] (45 rpm)

(#6 hit in Amerika voor K.W.S. (Produced by Chris King and Winstin “Winnie” Williams) (Co-produced by Mark Gamble) (An-In-House production for Christopher John & Nicki Danielle) (Mastered at Trutone Records) in 1992 [Next Plateau Records Inc./Network NPCD50187] (CD-single)

(#2 hit in Italië voor Fiorello als Si o no in 1993 [Limited Edition LE 012] (12-inch 45 rpm)

1985: Foreigner – I Want To Know What Love Is [Atlantic 7-89596] (5 weken 1)
(vandaag 31 jaar geleden)
(Mick Jones)
(Producers: Alex Sadkin & Mick Jones)
(Published ℗ 1984)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 2 februari 1985)

(#37 R&B-hit in Amerika voor The New Jersey Mass Choir Featuring Donnie Harper, Donald Malloy And Sherry McGee (Produced by Milton Biggham) (Recorded at Broccoli Studios Eng: Josh Abbey) (Vocal overdubbing & mix at Right Track) (Mastered by Don Grossinger) in 1985 [Savoy Records Inc. SCS 0004] (12-inch 33 ⅓ rpm)

(#60 hit in Amerika voor Mariah Carey in 2009)

1996: Oasis – Wonderwall (1 week 1)
(vandaag 21 jaar geleden)
(Noel Gallagher)
(Produced by Owen Morris & Noel Gallagher)
(Published ℗ 1995)

(#8 hit in de US Hot 100 op 9 maart 1996)

Nieuw-Zeeland:

1990: John Grenell – Welcome To Our World (3 weken 1)
(vandaag 27 jaar geleden)
(Wilker Hathcock)
(Produced by Murray Grindlay)
(Engineer: Graeme Myhre)

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Australia and New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia

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