27 februari

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

De nummer 1-hits van 27 februari

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1904: Billy Murray – Bedelia [Edison Gold Moulded Record 8550] (3 weken 1)Bedelia
(vandaag 113 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: William Jerome /Muziek: Jean Schwartz)
(wax cylinder)

(Het origineel is van Blanche Ring in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie The Jersey Lily, ging op 14 september 1903 in Victoria Theatre, NY in première. Na 24 keer was op 3 oktober 1903 de laatste voorstelling)

(#1 hit voor Haydn Quartet op 9 januari 1904 [Monarch Record 2559] (78 rpm)

(#3 hit voor George J. Gaskin (The Irish coon song serenade) (Tenor Solo) op 6 februari 1904 [Columbia Disc Record 1609] (78 rpm)

(#3 hit voor Arthur Pryror’s Band op 13 februari 1904 [78-Victor Record 2558]

(1943: Alice Faye in de film Hello Frisco, Hello)

(#22 hit voor Jan Garber and his Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Lee Bennett) [Columbia 38205] (78 rpm)

(Twee dagen later op 1 maart 1904 treedt de Telegraaf- en Telefoonwet in werking. Deze wet vervangt de Telegraafwet van 1852. Mr. Johannes Christiaan de Marez Oyens was ARP-minister en senator. Hij was afkomstig uit een Amsterdamse bankiersfamilie. Hij werd na een ambtelijke loopbaan minister van Waterstaat, Handel en Nijverheid in het kabinet-Kuyper. Hij bracht belangrijke wetten tot stand, zoals de Mijnwet 1903, de Telegraaf- en Telefoonwet 1904 en de Motor- en Rijwielwet . Enige jaren na zijn ministerschap werd hij Eerste Kamerlid. Hij verongelukte op 66-jarige leeftijd bij een bergwandeling in 1911.)

1909: Arthur Collins and Byron Harlan – The Right Church, But The Wrong Pew (6 weken 1)
The Right Church, But The Wrong Pew
(vandaag 108 jaar geleden)
(Chris Smith)
(#4 hit voor Eddie Morton (Coon Song) (with orchestra) in 1908 [Victor 5501] (78 rpm)

1937: Benny Goodman and his Orchestra – This Year’s Kisses [Victor 25505] (3 weken 1)
This Year’s Kisses - Benny Goodman
(vandaag 80 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Irving Berlin)
(Vocal refrain by Margaret McCrae)

(Het origineel is van Alice Faye in de film On the Avenue met in de hoofdrollen Dick Powell & Madeleine Carroll, ging op 4 februari 1937 in New York City in première en draait vanaf 12 februari 1937 in heel Amerika)

(#1 hit voor Hal Kemp And His Orchestra (Vocal Chorus Skinnay Ennis) op 20 februari 1937 [Brunswick 7812] (78 rpm)

(#5 hit voor Shep Fields and his Rippling Rhythm Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Bob Godet) in 1937 [Bluebird B-6757] (78 rpm)

(#8 hit voor Teddy Wilson And His Orchestra (Teddy Wilson-John Jackson-Lester Young-Joe Jones-Walter Page-Buck Clayton- Freddie Green) (Vocal Chorus Billie Holiday) in 1937 [Brunswick 7824] (78 rpm)

(1937: Hildegarde with Carroll Gibbons and His Boyfriends [Columbia FB 1726] (EMI)

(1937: Sv. Asmussen og hans orkester [78-Tono X 5020]

(1937: Chick Bullock and his Levee Loungers (Vocal by Chick Bullock) (Novelty) [Melotone 7-03-10] (78 rpm)

(1953: The Dave Pell Octet (arranged by Shorty Rogers and Wes Hensel) (10” LP: The Dave Pell Octet Plays a Gallery of Seldom Heard Tunes by Irving Berlin)[Trend TL 1003]

(#14 album-hit voor June Christy (Orchestra Conducted by Pete Rugolo) in 1956 (LP: The Misty Miss Christy) [Capitol T-725]

(1958: Lorez Alexandria (LP: Lorez Sings Pres – A Late Session at an Intimate Club) [King KLP-565]

(1961: Ella Fitzgerald (LP: Clap Hands, Here Comes Charlie!) [Verve Records V-4053]

(1966: Nina Simone (Produced by Ral Mooney) (LP: Let It All Out) [Philips PHS 600-202]

(1973: Ruby Braff And His International Jazz Quartet (LP: Ruby Braff and His International Jazz Quartet Plus Three) [Chiaroscuro CR 115]

(Eén van de populairste radioprogramma’s vóór en na de Tweede Wereldoorlog is “De Bonte Dinsdagavondtrein”. Voor 16 maart 1937 staat een optreden van Louis Davids gepland, maar hij moet vanwege een astma-aanval afzeggen. Producer René Sleeswijk laat in allerijl het revue-duo Willy Walden en Piet Muyselaar opdraven. Zij treden voor de allereerste keer op als de dames Snip en Snap. Het duo heeft aanvankelijk geen zin om in vrouwendracht oubollige grapjes uit te wisselen, maar wil voor één eenmalige radio-uitzending wel een uitzondering maken. Dit wordt een doorslaand succes. Vanaf 1961 zijn de Snip en Snap-revues ook op televisie te zien. Op 26 november 1977 treden Walden en Muyselaar voor het laatst op. Slechts een half jaar later overlijden zowel Piet Muyselaar als producent Sleeswijk betrekkelijk onverwacht. Willy Walden heeft daarna nooit meer een voet in een theater gezet. Willy Walden overlijdt op 14 maart 2003, ruim twee weken voor zijn 98ste verjaardag. Hij wordt in stilte gecremeerd.)

(Dr. Robert Goddard is een Amerikaans wetenschapper en uitvinder. Hij is pionier op het gebied van de moderne rakettechniek en wordt beschouwd als één van de belangrijkste grondleggers van de ruimtevaart. Op 1 november 1923 voerde hij testen uit met zijn eerste raketmotor die op vloeibare brandstof werkte. Goddard lanceerde de eerste raket met vloeibare brandstof op 16 maart 1926 in Auburn, Massachusetts. De raket bereikte een hoogte van 12,5 meter en landde 56 meter verderop. Op 31 mei 1935 bereikte een raket van Goddard een hoogte van 2300 meter. Op 26 maart 1937 haalt een andere raket een hoogte van 2750 meter, de grootste hoogte die met een raket van Goddard is bereikt. Op 1 mei 1959 wordt een belangrijk ruimtevaartlaboratorium van NASA gevestigd in Greenbelt, Maryland en vernoemd naar Goddard: het Goddard Space Flight Center.)

1954: Doris Day – Secret Love [Columbia 4-40108] (4 weken 1)
Secret Love - Doris Day

(vandaag 63 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Paul Francis Webster /Muziek: Sammy Fain)
(Orch. cond. by Ray Heindorf)

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

(Uit de film Calamity Jane met in de hoodrollen Doris Day & Howard Keel, draait vanaf 4 november 1953 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(#2 soundtrack-hit voor Doris Day 1953 in de film Calamity Jane)

(#28 hit voor Tommy Edwards (Orchestra conducted by LeRoy Holmes) in 1954 [MGM K11604] (45 rpm)

(#29 hit voor Ray Anthony and His Orchestra in 1954 (Vocal by Tommy Mercer and The Anthony Choir) [Capitol F2678] (45 rpm)

(#2 C&W-hit voor Slim Whitman in 1954 [Imperial 45-8223] (45 rpm)

(1954: Bing Crosby (Vocal with Orchestra Directed by John Scott Trotter) [Decca 9-29024] (45 rpm)

(1954: The Moonglows (Red Holloway’s Orch.) {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} [Chance Records, Inc. CH-1152] (45 rpm)

(1954: Spike Jones and His City Slickers [RCA Victor 47-5742] (45 rpm)

(#14 album-hit voor Don Shirley in 1955 (LP: Tonal Expressions)

(#19 album-hit voor Roger Williams in 1956 (LP: Daydreams)

(#6 album-hit voor Roger Williams (With Orchestra) in 1957 (LP: Songs of the Fabulous Fifties) [Kapp KXL 5000]

(#14 album-hit voor Jackie Gleason (Produced by Dick Jones and John Palladino) (Orchestra Conducted by Jackie Gleason with The Voices of Artie Malvin) in 1957 (LP: Jackie Gleason Presents “Oooo!”) [Capitol W-905]

(1957: Sonny James (The Southern Gentlemen) (LP: Sonny) [Capitol T-867]

(#11 album-hit voor Ahmad Jamal (Recording Engineer – Malcomn Chisholm) (Recorded On Location – Sept 6, 1958) (Spotlite Club, Washington, D.C.) (Producer – Dave Usher) in 1958 (LP: Ahmad Jamal, Volume IV) [Argo LP-636]

(#18 R&B-hit voor Ahmad Jamal Trio in 1958 [Argo 5317] (45 rpm)

(1958: The Jonah Jones Quartet (LP: Swingin’ at the Cinema) [Capitol Records ST-1083]

(#2 album-hit voor Johnny Mathis (Arranged and conducted by Glenn Osser) (℗ 1959) in 1960 (LP: Faithfully) [Columbia ‎CS 8219]

(#9 album-hit voor Frankie Avalon (Written by Harry Woods/James Campbell/Reginald Connelly) (Produced by Peter De Angelis) (Arranged by Bob Mercey) in 1959 (LP: Swingin’ on a Rainbow) [Chancellor ‎CHLX S-5004]

(#14 album-hit voor Mantovani And His Orchestra in 1959 (LP: Film Encores – Vol. 2) [London PS 164]

(#17 album-hit voor Pat Boone (Orchestra and Chorus conducted by Billy Vaughn) in 1959 (LP: Tenderly) [Dot DLP 3180]

(1960: Sam Cooke (Orchestra conducted by Glenn Osser) (LP: Hits of the 50’s) [RCA Victor LSP 2236]

(1960: The Ink Spots; B-kant van A Little Bird Told Me [Verve Records V-10198×45] (45 rpm)

(#20 album-hit voor Ronnie Aldrich And His Two Pianos in 1961 (LP: Melody and Percussion for Two Pianos) [Phase 4 Stereo SP 44007]

(1961: Russ Conway (LP: Russ Conway at the Cinema) [Columbia SCX 3388]

(1961: Buddy Greco (Arranged and Conducted by Al Cohn) (Clark Terry, Trumpet) (Bob Brookmeyer, Trombone) (Urbie Green, Trombone) (Frank Rehak, Trombone) (Dick Hixson, Trombone) (Wayne Andre, Trombone) (Chauncey Welsch, Trombone) (Bill Elton, Trombone) (Zoot Sims, Sax) (Seldon Powell, Sax) (Romeo Penque, Sax) (Sam Scafidi, Bass) (Barry Galbraith, Guitar) (Eddie Costa, Percussion) (Sol Gubin, Percussion) (George Devens, Percussion) (Bobby Mariniello, Percussion) (Sanford Gold, Piano) (Buddy Greco, Piano) (Personnel varied from session to session) (Recorded April 19th, 20th and 21st, 1961 in New York City) (LP: I Like It Swinging) [Epic BN 602]

(#6 album-hit voor Lawrence Welk and his orchestra in 1962 (LP: Young World) [Dot DLP 3428]

(#19 album-hit voor Andy Williams (Arranged and Conducted by Robert Mersey) in 1962 (LP: “Danny Boy” and Other Songs I Love to Sing) [Columbia CS 8551]

(#22 album-hit voor Peter Nero (Orchestra Conducted By Marty Gold) (Produced by Marty Gold) (Recorded at Webster Hall, New York City) (Recording Engineer: Ernie Oelrich) in 1962 (LP: ‎Young and Warm and Wonderful) [RCA Victor ‎LSP 2484]

(#61 album-hit voor Ferrante & Teicher (Producer by Nick Perito) (Orchestral Arrangements by Ferrante & Teicher) ‎in 1962 (LP: Golden Themes from Motion Pictures) [United Artist UAS 6210]

(#72 album-hit voor Duane Eddy (Arranged and conducted by Bob Thompson) (Supervised by Lee Hazlewood) in 1962 (LP: Twangy Guitar–Silky Strings) [RCA Victor LSP 2576]

(1962: Eddie Harris (Eddie Harris With Strings Arranged by Dick Marx) (LP: Eddie Harris Goes to the Movies) [Vee-Jay LP 3031]

(1962: Keely Smith (Arranged and Conducted by Billy May) (LP: CheroKeely Swings) [Dot  DLP 25,460]

(#4 hit in Engeland voor Kathy Kirby (Music Director: Charles Blackwell) (Production: Peter Sullivan) in 1963 [Decca F.11759] (45 rpm)

(#36 album-hit voor Arthur Lyman (Production: Richard Vaughn) (Recording: Richard Vaughn) (Arthur Lyman – Virtuoso of the vibes and his group) (John Kramer – bass, flute and guitar) (Allan Soares – piano, celeste and clavinetta) (Harold Chang – percussionist, nonpareil) in 1963 (LP: ‎Love for Sale!) [HiFi Records SL-1009]

(#108 album-hit voor Connie Francis (Produced by Danny Davis) in 1963 (LP: Connie Francis Sings Award Winning Motion Picture Hits) [MGM SE4048]

(1963: Joan Baxter (Accompaniment directed by Bobby Cameron) [Embassy 45-WB 603] (45 rpm)

(1963: Cliff Richard with The Norrie Paramor Orchestra op de EP Love Songs [Columbia SEG 8272] (EMI) (45 rpm)

(#10 album-hit voor Frank Sinatra in 1964 (LP: Days of Wine and Roses, Moon River, and Other Academy Award Winners)

(#26 album-hit voor Jerry Vale (Arranged and Conducted by Glenn Osser) in 1964 (LP: Be My Love) [Columbia CS 8981]

(#94 album-hit voor The Lettermen (arranged and conducted by Jimmie Haskell) in 1964 (LP: The Lettermen Look at Love) [Capitol Records ST-2083]

(#115 album-hit voor Cliff Richard in 1964 (LP: It’s All in the Game) [Epic LN 26089]

(1964: Henry Mancini his Orchestra and Chorus  (LP: Mancini Plays the Great Academy Award Songs) [RCA Victor PRS 151]

(1965: P.J. Proby (LP: P.J. Proby) [Liberty LBY 1264]

(#29 hit voor Billy Stewart (Prod. by Davis & Caston) in 1966 [Chess 1978] (45 rpm)

(#27 Easy Listening-hit voor Richard “Groove” Holmes (Produced by Richard Bock) in 1966 [Pacific Jazz 88130] (45 rpm)

(#74 album-hit voor Henry Mancini in 1966 (LP: Henry Mancini Presents the Academy Award Songs – 31 “Oscar” Winners) [RCA Victor LSP 6013]

(1966: Sam Rivers (LP: A New Conception) [Blue Note BST 84249]

(#34 album-hit voor Frankie Valli in 1967 (LP: Frankie Valli-Solo)

(1967: Peggy March (Arr. and cond. by Marty Manning) (LP: No Foolin’) [RCA Victor LSP 3883]

(1968: James Last (LP: Trumpet à Gogo, Vol. 3) [Polydor 249 239]

(1968: The Righteous Brothers ‎(Produced By Mickey Stevenson) (Director of Engineering: Val Valentin) (LP: Standards) [Verve Records V6-5051]

(#47 C&W-hit voor Tony Booth (Produced at Buck Owens Studios in Bakersfield, California) in 1973 [Capitol 3723] (45 rpm)

(#20 hit voor Freddy Fender (Produced By Huey P. Meaux) (Recorded at: Sugar Hill Studios, Houston, Texas) (A&R Director: Uncle Mickey Moody) in 1975 [ABC Dot Records DOA-17585] (45 rpm)

(1975: Dave als Amoureux (LP: Dave Vol. 1) [Versailles 24125]

(#31 album-hit voor Righteous Brothers in 1990 (CD: Greatest Hits)

(#27 album-hit voor Sinéad O’Connor in 1992 (CD: Am I Not Your Girl?) [Ensign 0946 3 21952 2 7]

(1993: Anne Murray (Produced by Tommy West) (Co-produced by Anne Murray) (CD: Croonin’) [EMI Music Canada ‎7 243 8 27012 2 4]

(#28 hit in Engeland voor Daniel O’Donnell in 1995)

(#31 album-hit voor Neil Diamond (Conducted by Elmer Bernstein) (Produced by Bob Gaudio) in 1998 (CD: The Movie Album: As Time Goes By) [Columbia C2K 69540]

(2003: Claudette Stone With Dick Johnson’s Mardi Gras Band (CD: “How Do You Keep the Music Playing?”) [Showtime Records 0643157178828]

(2008: John Miller (CD: Stage Door Johnny: John Miller Takes on Broadway) [PS Classics 867]

1961: Chubby Checker – Pony Time [Parkway 818] (3 weken 1)
Pony Time - Chubby Checker
(vandaag 56 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Don Covay; John Berry)

(Bewerking van Pine Top’s Boogie Woogie van [Clarence] “Pine Top” Smith uit 1928 [78-Vocalion 1245] of [78-Brunswick 80008]

(1959: Armand Hug als Pinetop Boogie (LP: Armand Hug Plays Rags and Blues) [Golden Crest CR 3064]

(#7 album-hit voor Bobby Rydell als Your Hits and Mine: The Twist/Pony Time/Hucklebuck/Let’s Twist Again (Produced By – Kal Mann) (Orchestra Conducted By Dave Appell) in 1961 op Chubby Checker/Bobby Rydell (LP: Chubby Checker/Bobby Rydell) [Cameo C-1013]

(#60 hit voor The Goodtimers {het origineel} in 1961 [Arnold Records Inc. 1002] (45 rpm)

(#117 album-hit voor Chubby Checker in 1973 (Richard Nader Original & Executive Producer Of The Rock & Roll Revival) op de various artists Original Sound Track Recording (LP: Let the Good Times Roll) [Bell – BELL 9002]

(1998: Pinetop Perkins als Pinetop’s Boogie Woogie (CD: Down in Mississippi) [Hightone Music Group HMG 1004]

1988: George Michael – Father Figure [Columbia 38-07682] (2 weken 1)
Father Figure - George Michael

(vandaag 29 jaar geleden)
(George Michael)
(Written, Arranged and Produced by George Michael)
(Engineered by Chris Porter)
(Published ℗ 1987)

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1909: Sousa’s Band – Under The Double Eagle (1 week 3)
Under The Double Eagle
(vandaag 108 jaar geleden)
(Joseph Franz Wagner)
(Geschreven als Unter dem Doppeladler opus 159 in de 1880s)

(Voor het eerst op de plaat gezet door 71st Regiment Band als Under the Double Eagle March in 1899 (wax cylinder)

(1902: Edison Grand Concert Band [Edison Edison Gold Moulded Records 19] (wax cylinder)

(1904-09: Gilmore’s Band [Columbia Phonograph Company 1564] (wax cylinder)

(1904: Edison Military Band [Edison Gold Moulded Records 19] (wax cylinder)

(1904: Pryor’s Orchestra (Orchestra) [Monarch Record 2759] (78 rpm)

(1914: New York Military Band als Under the Double Eagle March [Edison Blue Amberol Record 2169] (wax cylinder)

(1930: Pietro Frosini)

(1935: Bill Boyd and his Cowboy Ramblers (String Band); B-kant van The Train Song [Bluebird B-5945] (78 rpm)

(1940s: Spike Jones op de Speedy West and Jimmy Bryant (CD: Flamin’ Guitars) [Bear Family Records BCD 15956 DI] {Released in 1997} {Duitse persing}

(1946: Bill Boyd and His Cowboy Ramblers [RCA Victor 20-2068] (78 rpm)

(1950: Speedy West & Jimmy Bryant)

(1952: Pee Wee King and his Band featuring Gene Stewart op de EP: Pee Wee King’s Western Hits [RCA Victor EPB-3071] [RCA Victor 547-0181] (45 rpm set)

(1955: Chet Atkins & Hank Snow)

(1957: Hank Snow (Guitar Solo); B-kant van The Blue Danube Waltz [RCA Victor 47-7121] (45 rpm)

(1959: The Champs als Double Eagle Rock; B-kant van Sky High [Challenge 59053] (45 rpm)

(#14 album-hit in Engeland voor Mr. Acker Bilk in 1960 (LP: The Mr. Acker Bilk Omnibus) [Pye NJL-22]

(1960: Billy Vaughn and his Orchestra (LP: Linger Awhile) [Dot DLP 3275]

(1961: Roy Clark (Produced by Ken Nelson) [Capitol Records 4595] (45 rpm)

(1962: The Eagles als March of the Eagles; B-kant van Exodus–Main Theme [Pye 7N. 15473] (45 rpm) {uit Engeland}

(1962: Les Fantômes (et leurs “Big Sound” guitares) als Marche des aigles op de EP Loop de loop [Vogue EPL.8075] (45 rpm)

(1970: Chet Atkins (LP: Down Home) [RCA Victor LSP 4363]

(1974: Blasorchester der Berliner Philharmoniker Herbert von Karajan als Unter dem Doppeladler (LP: Prussian & Austrian Marches) [Deutsche Grammophon 2721 077]

(1976: Benny Martin (LP: The Fiddle Collection) [CMH Records CMH-9006]

(#32 album-hit voor Willie Nelson in 1978 (LP: Willie and Family Live) [Columbia ‎KC2 35642]

(1978: Willie Nelson (Traditional arranged by Willie Nelson) (Produced by Willie Nelson); B-kant van Whiskey River [Columbia 3-10877] (45 rpm)

(1978: Eddie Rabbitt (Adapted by Steve Dorff and T. Garrett) (Produced By Snuff Garrett) (Arranged and Conducted by Steve Dorff) (Engineered by Grover Helsley) als Under the Double Eagle (Instrumental); B-kant van Every Which Way But Loose [Elektra E-45554] (45 rpm)

(1978: Doc And Merle Watson; B-kant van Don’t Think Twice, It’s All Right [45-United Artists Records UA-X1231-Y]

1915: Grace Kerns and John Barnes Wells – Chinatown, My Chinatown [Columbia Record A1624] (1 week 3)

(vandaag 102 jaar geleden)
(Jean Schwartz)
(Soprano and Tenor Duet)
(Orchestra Accompaniment)

(Het origineel is van Ernest Hare in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie Up and Down Broadway, ging op 18 juli 1910 in Casino Theatre, NY in première. Na 72 keer was op 17 september 1910 de laatste voorstelling)

(#1 hit voor American Quartet (Male Quartet with Orchestra); B-kant van I Knew Him Before When He Was All Right op 20 maart 1915 [Victor 17684] (78 rpm)

(#8 hit voor Prince’s Orchestra in 1915 [78-Columbia A5674]

(1915: Victor Military Band (For Dancing) als Chinatown, My Chinatown–Medley (Including “At the Mississippi Caberet”) [Victor 35429] (78 rpm)

(1927: Fletcher Henderson & His Orchestra [78-Columbia 2329-D]

(1928: Art Gillham [78-Columbia 1619-D]

(1929: Red Nichols and His Five Pennies [Brunswick 4363] (78 rpm)

(#5 hit voor Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra (Vocal Refrain) in 1932 [Columbia 2574-D] (78 rpm)

(#10 hit voor Mills Brothers (Novelty Quartet with Guitar) (No musical instrument or mechanical devices used on this recording other than one guitar) in 1932 [Brunswick 6305] (78 rpm)

(1934: Glen Gray and the Casa Loma Orchestra; B-kant van When Will I Know? [Decca 199] (78 rpm)

(1934: Borrah Minevitch and his Harmonica Rascals (Technique-Tone Harmonicas Used Exclusively) (Instrumental) [Decca 301] (78 rpm)

(#14 hit voor Ray Noble and his Orchestra; B-kant van Let’s Swing It in 1935 [Victor 25070] (78 rpm)

(1935: Milton Brown and his Brownies; B-kant van Cheesy Breeze [78-Decca 5166]

(1935: W. Lee O’ Daniel and his Light Crust Dougboys [78-Vocalion 03127]

(1935: Louis Prima and his New Orleans Gang (Vocal Chorus Louis Prima) [Brunswick 7456] (78 rpm)

(1936: Joe Daniels & His Hot Shots In “Drumnasticks” [Parlophone A6324] (78 rpm) {Australische persing}

(1936: Joe Daniels & His Hot Shots In “Drumnasticks” [Parlophone F 322] (78 rpm)

(1937: The Foursome (Novelty Quartet) (Accompanied By Perry Botkin’s Instrumental Quartet) [Decca 1595] (78 rpm)

(1938: Tommy Dorsey and his Clambake Seven (Featuring Tommy Dorsey, Trombone; Pee Wee Erwin, Trumpet; Johnny Mince, Clarinet; Skeets Herfurt, Sax; Carmen Mastren, Guitar; Gene Traxler, String Bass; Howard Smith, Piano; Moe Purtill, Drums); B-kant van Alla en el rancho grande (My ranch) [RCA 20-3033] (78 rpm)

(1938: Slim and Slam [78-Vocalion 4021]

(1939: The Merry Macs [78-Decca 2471]

(#3 album-hit voor Tommy Dorsey and his Clambake Seven in 1948 (LP: Tommy Dorsey’s Clambake Seven) [RCA Victor P 220] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#2 soundtrack-hit album-hit voor Al Jolson in 1949 in de film Jolson Sings Again)

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

(#24 hit voor Bobby Maxwell And His Swinging Harps (Instrumental) in 1952 [Mercury 5773-X45] (45 rpm)

(1955: The Firehouse 5 Plus 2 (LP: The Firehouse Five Story, Vol. 3) [Good Time Jazz L-12012]

(#16 album-hit voor Jackie Gleason (Orchestra Conducted by Jackie Gleason) (Alto Sax Solos by Toots Mondello) in 1957 (LP: Velvet Brass) [Capitol W-859]

(1958: The Left Bank Bearcats (LP: Dixieland – Le Jazz Hot) [Somerset P 1400]

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

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

(1961: Alex Welsh And His Band (LP: It’s Right Here for You) [Columbia 33SX 1322] (EMI)

(#18 album-hit voor Billy Vaughn in 1962 (LP: Greatest String Band Hits) [Dot DLP 3409]

(#21 album-hit voor Mitch Miller And The Gang in 1962 (LP: Rhythm Sing Along with Mitch) [Columbia CS 8527]

(1966: Freddy Morgan (Arranged by Julian Lee) (LP: Bunch-A-Banjos) [Liberty LST-7482]

(2000: Henri Salvador {Recorded in 1947} (CD Intégrale Henri Salvador 1942-1948 vol. 1: Maladie d’amour:) [Frémeaux & Associés FA 186]

1926: George Olsen and His Music – Sunny – Introducing, “D’ye Love Me” [Victor 19840] (2 weken 2)
Sunny - George Olsen
(vandaag 91 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Otto Harbach; Oscar Hammerstein II /Muziek: Jerome Kern)
(Orchestra)

(B-kant van Who)

(Het origineel is van Paul Frawley in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie Sunny, ging op 22 september 1925 in New Amsterdam Theatre, NY in première. Na 517 keer is op 11 december 1926 de laatste voorstelling)

(#14 hit voor Eddie Elkins And His Orchestra in 1925 [Columbia 493-D] (78 rpm)

(1946: Judy Garland in de film Till the Clouds Roll By)

(#7 album-hit voor Lester Lanin in 1957 (LP: Dance to the Music of Lester Lanin) {medley + Anything Goes/Love for Sale/Greensleeves at the Darktown Strutters’ Ball/La Mer/Button Up Your Overcoat}

1932: Victor Arden–Phil Ohman and Their Orchestra – When We’re Alone (Penthouse Serenade) [Victor 22910] (2 weken 3)
When We’re Alone - Victor Arden–Phil Ohman
(vandaag 85 jaar geleden)
(Will Jason; Val Burton)
(Vocal refrain by: Frank Munn)

(#8 hit voor Ruth Etting als When We’re Alone in 1932 [78-Columbia 2630]

(#17 hit voor Tom Gerun and His Orchestra (with Vocal Chorus) {het origineel} in 1932 [Brunswick 6236] (78 rpm)

(1932: Roy Fox And His Band (At the Monseigneur Restaurant, London) (With Vocal Refrain) [Decca F. 2922] (78 rpm)

(1944: Barney Bigard)

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

(1949: Erroll Garner als Penthouse Serenade (10” LP: Playing Piano Solos, Vol. 2) [Savoy Records MG 15001]

(#10 album-hit voor Ralph Flanagan in 1951 (LP: Ralph Flanagan Favorites)

(1951: Ralph Flanagan and his Orchestra als Penthouse Serenade (When We’re Alone) [RCA Victor 47-4013] (45 rpm)

(#10 album-hit voor Nat “King” Cole at the Piano in 1952 (LP: Penthouse Serenade)

(1954: Erroll Gardner als Penthouse Serenade (When We’re Alone) (LP: Gems) [Columbia CL 583]

(1957: Herb Jeffries als Penthouse Serenade (When We’re Alone) (LP: Say It Isn’t So) [Bethlehem BCP-72]

(1959: Dolores Gray (Orchestra Conducted by Sid Feller) als Penthouse Serenade (When We’re Alone)  (LP: Warm Brandy) [Capitol T-897]

(#2 album-hit Stan Getz (Arrangements by Claus Ogerman/Lalo Schifrin) in 1964 als Penthouse Serenade (When We’re Alone) (LP: Reflections) [Verve Records V/8554]

(1987: Marianne Faithfull als Penthouse Serenade (When We’re Alone) (LP: Strange Weather) [Island ILPS 9874]

1937: “Fats Waller” and his Rhythm – I’m Sorry I Made You Cry [Victor ‎25515] (3 weken 3)

(vandaag 80 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Nick Jeannine Clesi)
(Vocal refrain and piano by “Fats Waller”)

(#1 hit voor Henry Burr (Tenor with orchestra) {het origineel} op 13 juli 1918 [Victor 18462] (78 rpm)

(1918: Earl Fuller’s Famous Jazz Band [78-Victor 18456]

(1928: Eddie Condon And His Footwarmers (With Vocal Refrain) [OKeh 41142] (78 rpm)

(1933: Red Nichols and His Five Pennies [78-Brunswick 6461]

(1944: The Capitol Jazzmen (Jack Teagarden, trombone; Joe Sullivan, piano; Jimmie Noone, clarinet; Zutty Singleton, drums; Dave Barbour, guitar; Dave Matthews, tenor; Billy May, trumpet; Art Shapiro, bass) (Vocal by Jack Teagarden) (LP: New American Jazz) [Capitol A-3] [Capitol 10009] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#2 album-hit voor Frank Sinatra (Orchestra under the dirction of Axel Stordahl) in 1947 (LP: Songs by Sinatra) [Columbia C-124-1] [Columbia 37256] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#36 hit voor Connie Francis (Orchestra Under The Direction of Joe Lipman) in 1958 [MGM K12647] (45 rpm)

(1958: Dottie Evans with Jimmy Carroll Orchestra & Chorus als I’m Sorry That I Made You Cry [45-Bell Record 86]

1961: The Capris – There’s A Moon Out Tonight [Old Town Records 1094] (1 week 3)
There’s A Moon Out Tonight - The Capris

(vandaag 56 jaar geleden)
(Alfred Striano; Joe Luccisano; Alfonso Gentile)

{Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(#29 album-hit voor Pat Boone (Orchestra Conducted by Marty Paich) (Arrangements by Milt Rogers) in 1961 (LP: Moody River) [Dot DLP 3384]

1971: The Jackson 5 – Mama’s Pearl [Motown M 1177] (2 weken 2)
Mama's Pearl - The Jackson 5
(vandaag 46 jaar geleden)
(The Corporation: Berry Gordy, Jr., Alphonso “Fonce” Mizell, Freddie Perren Deke Richards]
(Produced & Arranged by The Corporation)

(#46 album-hit voor The Jackson 5 als Medley: Mama’s Pearl/Walk on By/The Love You Save in 1971 op de various artists (LP: Diana! The Original TV Soundtrack)[Motown MS 719]

1982: Journey – Open Arms [Columbia 18-02687] (6 weken 2)
SONY DSC
(vandaag 35 jaar geleden)
(Steve Perry; Neal Schon; Jonathan Cain)
(Produced by Mike Stone and Kevin Elson)
(Published ℗ 1981)

(#12 soundtrack-hit voor Journey in 1981 in de film Heavy Metal in 1981)

(#1 album-hit voor Mariah Carey in 1995 (CD: Daydream)

(#33 album-hit voor Collin Raye in 1997 (CD: The Best of Collin Raye: Direct Hits)

1988: Patrick Swayze (featuring Wendy Fraser) – She’s Like The Wind [RCA 5363-7-R] (3 weken 3)
She’s Like The Wind - Patrick Swayze (featuring Wendy Fraser) 2

(vandaag 29 jaar geleden)
(Patrick Swayze; Stacy Widelitz)
(Produced by Michael Lloyd)
(Executive Producers: Jimmy Ienner)
(Published ℗ 1981)

(Uit de film Dirty Dancing met in de hoofdrollen Patrick Swayze & Jennifer Grey, ging op 12 mei 1987 in wereldpremière tijdens het filmfestival van Cannes en gaat op 17 augustus 1987 in New York en op 19 augustus 1987 in Los Angeles, Californië in première en draait vanaf 21 augustus 1987 in heel Amerika)

(#1 album-hit voor Patrick Swayze in 1987 op de various artists Original Soundtrack from the Vestron Motion Picture (LP: Dirty Dancing) [RCA Victor 6408-2-R]

(#43 hit voor Luminee featuring Tony Sunshine in 2007)

2010: Artists For Haiti – We Are The World 25 (1 week 2)
We Are The World 25 - Artists For Haiti

(vandaag 7 jaar geleden)
(Michael Jackson; Lionel Richie)

(#1 hit voor USA for Africa {het origineel} als We Are the World in 1985 [Columbia US7-04839] (45 rpm)

Adult Standards/Timeless Classics

1961: Shelby Flint – Angel On My Shoulder [Valiant 6001]
Angel On My Shoulder - Shelby Flint

(vandaag 56 jaar geleden)
(Shelby Flint)
(Arr. Bunny Botkin)

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

(#22 hit in US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Charts)

(#26 hit in US Cashbox Top 100 Singles Charts)

(#36 hit in US Record World Top 100 Singles Charts)

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1971: Carpenters – For All We Know [A&M Records AM-1243-S] (3 weken 1)
For All We Know - Carpenters

(vandaag 46 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Fred Karlin /Tekst: Robb Wilson; Arthur James)
(Arranged By: Richard Carpenter)
(Produced By: Jack Daugherty)

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

{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 Larry Meredith in de film Lovers and Other Strangers met in de hoofdrol Beatrice Arthur, draait vanaf 12 augustus 1970 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(1970: Larry Meredith (Produced by Fred Karlin) (Arranged & Conducted by Fred Karlin) op de Fred Karlin Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (LP: Lovers and Other Strangers) [ABC Records ABCS-OC-15]

(#2 album-hit voor Carpenters (Arranged and Orchestrated by Richard Carpenter) (Produced by Jack Daugherty) [A&M Records SP-3502]

(#6 hit in Engeland voor Shirley Bassey (Arr. & Cond. by Johnny Harris) (Produced by Johnny Harris) (Executive Producer: Noel Rodgers) in 1971 [United Artists Records UP 35267] (45 rpm)

(#23 album hit voor Peter Nero (Produced by Paul Leka) (Arranged and Conducted by Peter Nero) in 1971 (LP: Summer of ’42) [Columbia C 31105]

(#54 album-hit voor Andy Williams in 1971 (LP: You’ve Got a Friend) Columbia KC 30797]

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

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

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

(#112 album-hit voor Roger Williams (Arranged by Artie Butler) (Produced by Stan Farber) in 1971 (LP: Love Story) [Kapp Records KS 3645]

(#172 album-hit voor Ferrante & Teicher in 1971 (LP: It’s Too Late) [United Artists UAS-5531]

(1971: Petula Clark (Produced, Arranged and Conducted by Johnny Harris) (LP: Petula ’71) [Pye Records NSPL 18370]

(1971: Tony Mottola (LP: Warm Feelings) [Project 3 Records PR 5058 SD]

(1971: Jerry Vale (LP: I Don’t Know How to Love Her) [Columbia C 30799]

(#94 album-hit voor Shirley Bassey (LP: I Capricorn) [United Artists Records UAS 5565]

(1971: Petula Clark (Produced, Arranged and Conducted by Johnny Harris) (LP: Petula ’71) [Pye Records NSPL 18370]

(1971: Tony Mottola (LP: Warm Feelings) [Project 3 Records PR 5058 SD]

(1971: Jerry Vale (LP: I Don’t Know How to Love Her) [Columbia C 30799]

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

(#201 Bubbling Under album-hit voor Maureen McGovern (Produced By Carl Maduri) in 1975 (LP: Academy Award Perfomance: And the Envelope, Please) [20th Century Records T-474]

(1994: Bettie Serveert; B-kant van Superstar [45-A&M 31458 8328 7] {Amerikaanse persing}

(#65 album-hit in Engeland voor Richard Clayderman in 1995 (CD: The Carpenters Collection) [Polygram 8286882]

1988: Patrick Swayze (featuring Wendy Fraser) – She’s Like The Wind [RCA 5363-7-R] (2 weken 1)
She’s Like The Wind - Patrick Swayze
(vandaag 29 jaar geleden)
(Patrick Swayze; Stacey Widelitz)
(Produced by Michael Lloyd)
(Executive Producers: Jimmy Ienner)
(Published ℗ 1981)

(#2 hit in de Hot 100 op 27 februari 1988)

(Uit de film Dirty Dancing met in de hoofdrollen Patrick Swayze & Jennifer Grey, ging op 12 mei 1987 in wereldpremière tijdens het filmfestival van Cannes en gaat op 17 augustus 1987 in New York en op 19 augustus 1987 in Los Angeles, Californië in première en draait vanaf 21 augustus 1987 in heel Amerika)

(#1 album-hit voor Patrick Swayze in 1987 op de various artists Original Soundtrack from the Vestron Motion Picture (LP: Dirty Dancing) [RCA Victor 6408-2-R]

(#43 hit voor Luminee featuring Tony Sunshine in 2007)

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

1965: Bert Kaempfert And His Orchestra – Red Roses For A Blue Lady [Decca 31722] (2 weken 2)
Red Roses For A Blue Lady - Bert Kaempfert
(vandaag 52 jaar geleden)
(Sid Tepper; Roy Brodsky)
(Instrumental With Trumpet Solo By Fred Moch)
(Produced By Milt Gabler)
(Recorded In Europe)

(#11 hit in de Hot 100 op 20 maart 1965)

(#3 pop-hit voor Vaughn Monroe and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Vaughn Monroe and The Moon Men) {het origineel} op 16 april 1949 [RCA Victor 20-3319] (78 rpm)

(#8 pop-hit voor Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians (Vocal Chorus by Don Rodney) in 1949 [Decca 24549] (78 rpm)

(#21 pop-hit voor John Laurenz (With Orchestral Accompanimnet) (Vocal with Orchestra) in 1949 [Mercury 5201] (78 rpm)

(1949: Count Basie)

(1949: Woody Herman)

(1949: Teddy Petersen og hans orkester als Blaa blomster til en blond pige [78-Polyphon X 51311] {Deense versie}

(#4 album-hit voor Andy Williams (Arranged and Conducted by Robert Mersey) in 1965 (LP: Dear Heart) [Columbia CS 9138]

(#10 pop-hit voor Vic Dana (Producer: Dick Glasser) (Arranged by Ernie Freeman) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} in 1965 [Dolton Records 304] (45 rpm)

(#12 album-hit voor Dean Martin (Arranged and Conducted by Ernie Freeman) (Produced by Jimmy Bowen) in 1965 (Remember Me) I’m the One Who Loves You) [Reprise RS 6170]

(#13 album-hit voor Vic Dana (Producer: Dick Glasser) (Arranger: Ernie Freeman) (Engineer: “Lanky” Linstrot) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} in 1965 (LP: Red Roses for a Blue Lady) [Dolton Records BST-8034]

(#13 album-hit voor The Lettermen (arranged and conducted by Jimmie Haskell) (Produced by Steve Douglas) in 1965 (LP: The Hit Sounds of the Lettermen)[Capitol Records ST-2359]

(#23 pop-hit voor Wayne Newton (Produced by: T. M. Productions) (Arranged and Conducted by Richard Wess) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} in 1965 [Capitol Records 5366] (45 rpm)

(#23 album-hit voor Andy Williams (Arrangend and Conducted by Robert Mersey) in 1965 (LP: Andy Williams’ Newest Hits) [Columbia CS 9183]

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

(#49 album-hit voor Ferrante & Teicher in 1965 (LP: Only the Best) [United Artistst UAS 6434]

(#52 album-hit voor Eddie Fisher (Orchestra And Chorus Conducted by Pete King) in 1965 (LP: Eddie Fisher Today!) [Dot DLP 25631]

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

(1965: Lucky Blondo als Des Roses rouges pour un ange blond op de EP Des roses pour Majorie [45-Fontana 460.934 ME]

(1965: Pat Boone (With Billy Vaughn and His Orchestra) (LP: My 10th Anniversary with Dot Records) [Dot DLP 3650]

(1965: Dick Contino (LP: Dick Contino Plays & Sings the Hits) [Dot DLP 3639]

(1965: Al Martino {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} (LP: Somebody Else Is Taking My Place)

(1965: Östen Warnerbring als En röd blomma till en blond flicka (EP: [45-Karusell KSEP 3335] {Zweedse versie}

(1965: Gustav Winckler (Adap.: Georg Otto) als Blå roser til en blond pige (Red Roses for a Blue Lady); B-kant van Gør hvad du kan (Do What You Do, Do Well) [Sonet T 8232] (45 rpm) {Deense versie}

(1965: Andy Williams [Columbia JZSP 110441] (45 rpm)

(1965: Hugo Winterhalter And His Orchestra (LP: The Big Hits of 1965) [Kapp KS 3429]

(#3 album-hit voor Ray Conniff And The Singers (Recording Sessions Supervised and Produced by Ernie Altschuler) (Sound Supervised by Bob Ballard) (Jay Meyer, Assistant Vocal Conductor) (Ted Romersa, Assistant Orchestra Conductor) (Jack Lattig, Chief Sound Engineer) in 1966 (LP: Somewhere My Love) [Columbia ‎CS 9319]

(#23 album-hit voor Andy Williams in 1966 (LP: Andy Williams’ Greatest Hits)

(#23 album-hit voor Mantovani in 1966 (LP: Mantovani Magic)

(#6 album-hit in Engeland voor Des O’Connor With Geoff Love And His Orchestra (Recorded, Produced by Norman Newell) in 1967 (LP: Careless Hands) [Columbia SCX 6208] (EMI)

(1967: Ernie Freeman (Arr. & Cond. by Ernie Freeman) (LP: Hit Maker) [Dunhill Records DS-50026]

(#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]

(#60 C&W-hit voor Eddy Arnold (Arranged by Bill Justis) (Produced by Dick Glasser) in 1975 [MGM Records M 14780] (45 rpm)

1971: Henry Mancini, His Orchestra And Chores – Theme From Love Story [RCA Victor 47-9927] (2 weken 2)
Theme From Love Story - Henry Mancini

(vandaag 46 jaar geleden)
(Francis Lai)
(Henry Mancini, Piano Soloist)
(Producer: Joe Reisman)

(#13 hit in de Hot 100 op 6 maart 1971)

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

(1970: Billy Vaughn (Arranged by Perry Botkin, Jr.) als Theme from Love Story (LP: Theme from Love Story) [Paramount PAS 5032]

(#3 album-hit voor Andy Williams {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} in 1971 (LP: Love Story) [Columbia KC 30497]

(#9 pop-hit voor Andy Williams (Arranged & Conducted by Richard P. Hazard) (Produced by Dick Glasser) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} als (Where Do I Begin) Love Story in 1971 [Columbia 45317] (45 rpm)

(#23 album hit voor Peter Nero (Arranged and Conducted by Lee Holdridge) (Produced by Wally Gold) als Theme from “Love Story” in 1971 (LP: Summer of ’42) [Columbia C 31105]

(#31 pop-hit voor Francis Lai And His Orchestra (Produced by Tom Mack) (Piano Soloist – George Plundermacher) als Theme from Love Story {het origineel} in 1971 [Paramount PAA-0064] (45 rpm), themasong van de film Love Story met in de hoofdrollen Ali McGraw & Ryan O’Neal, draait vanaf 16 december 1970 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

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

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

(#67 album-hit voor Tony Bennett (Arranged and Conducted by Marty Manning) in 1971 (LP: Love Story) [Columbia C 30558]

(#74 C&W-hit voor Roy Clark (Produced by Joe Allison) (String Arrangements by Hank Levine) als (Where Do I Begin) Love Story in 1971 [Dot Records DOA-17370] (45 rpm)

(#81 album-hit voor The Dells als If You Go Away/Love Story (Medley) in 1971 (LP: Freedom Means….) [Cadet CA 50004]

(#88 album-hit voor The Lettermen (Jim Pike, solo) (Arranged by Mort Garson) (Vocal Arrangements by The Lettermen & Vince Morton) (Guitar: Richard Bennett) (Bass: Emory Gordy, Jr.) (Drums: Dennis St. John) (Keyboard: Lyndon (Spooner) Oldham, Mike Lang & Lincoln Mayorga) (Recorded at Producers Workshop, Hollywood California) (A Lettermen, Inc., Production) (Engineered by Ed Cobb) (2nd. Engineer: Tom Knox) (Production Coordinator: Bill Delbert) als Theme from “Love Story” in 1971 (LP: Love Book) [Capitol ST-836]

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

(#114 Bubbling Under-hit voor Tony Bennett (Arranged & Conducted by Marty Manning) (Produced by Teo Macero) als (Where Do I Begin) Love Story in 1971 [Columbia 4-45316] (45 rpm)

(#105 album-hit voor Mantovani And His Orchestra in 1971 (LP: From Monty, With Love) [London XPS 585]

(#112 album-hit voor Roger Williams (Arranged by Artie Butler) (Produced by Stan Farber) als Theme from Love Story in 1971 (LP: Love Story) [Kapp Records KS 3645]

(#123 album-hit voor Shirley Bassey (Arr. & Cond. by Johnny Harris) in 1971 (LP: Something Else) [United Artists UAS 6797]

(#141 album-hit voor Boots Randolph als Theme from “Love Story” in 1971 (LP: Homer Louis Randolph, III) [Monument Z 30678]

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

(#172 album-hit voor Ferrante & Teicher in 1971 (LP: It’s Too Late) [United Artists UAS-5531]

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

(#220 Bubbling Under album-hit voor Al De Lory (Arr. Al De Lory) (Produced by Phil Wright) (Executive Producer for Capitol Records: Mauri Lathower) als Theme from “Love Story” in 1971 (LP: Love Story) [Capitol ST-677]

(1971: Eddy Arnold (Arranged and conducted by Terry Waddell) als Love Story (Where Do I Begin) (LP: Welcome to My World) [RCA Victor LSP 4570]

(1971: Chet Atkins (Arranged by John Ragsdale) (Produced by Bob Ferguson) (Recorded in RCA’s “Nashville Sound” Studio, Nashville, Tennessee) (Recording Engineer: Al Pachucki and Bill Vandevort) (Recording Technician: Roy Shockley) als Theme from “Love Story” (LP: For the Good Times and Other Country Moods) [RCA Victor ‎LSP-4464]

(1971: George Barnes & Bucky Pizzarelli als Theme from “Love Story” (LP: Guitars – Pure and Honest) [A&R ARL/7100/007]

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

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

(1971: James Last als Love Story (LP: Starportrait) [Polydor 2630043]

(1971: Vincent Lopez Piano Trio als Theme from ‘Love Story’ (LP: The Theme from Love Story) [Ambassador S 98100]

(1971: Le Grand Orchestre de Paul Mauriat als Love Story (LP: Love Story) [Philips 6397 022]

(1971: Tony Mottola (LP: Warm Feelings) [Project 3 Records PR 5058 SD]

(1971: Fausto Papetti (Sax) als Love Story (LP: 12a Raccolta) [Durium ‎ms A 77284]

(1971: Franck Pourcel als Love Story (LP: Love Story) [La voix de son maître 2C 062-11388] (EMI)

(1971: Santo & Johnny (LP: Adagio by Santo & Johnny) [Produttori Associati/Canadian-American PA/CAN LPS 708]

(1971: Seija Simola als Rakkaustarina (LP: Rakkaustarina) [RCA Victor LSP 10347] {Finse versie}

(1971: Jerry Vale (LP: I Don’t Know How to Love Her) [Columbia C 30799]

(#46 album-hit voor Smokey Robinson And The Miracles (Producer: Johnny Bristol) in 1972 (LP: Flying High Together) [Tamla T 318L]

(#106 album-hit voor Vikki Carr als Historia de Amor in 1972 (LP: En Español: Los exitos de Hoy y de Siempre – The Hits of Today and Always) [Columbia KC 31470]

(#113 Bubbling Under-hit Nino Tempo and April Stevens (Produced and Arranged by Jeff Barry & Nino Tempo als Love Story in 1972 [A&M Records 1394] (45 rpm)

(#157 album-hit voor Jim Nabors in 1972 (LP: The Way of Love) [Columbia KC 31336]

(1972: Pino Calvi (LP: Romantic  N°2) [RiFi RDZ ST 14221]

(1974: Petula Clark (Arranged by Peter Knight) (Orchestra Conducted by Frank Owens) (Recorded at The Royal Albert Hall, London February 14th, 1974) (LP: Live in London) [Polydor 2383-303]

(#18 album-hit in Nederland voor Kamahl (Produced by John Franz) als Love Story in 1975 (LP: Chanson d’amour) [Philips 6357 036]

(1976: Raymond Lefèvre et son Grand Orchestre als Love Story (Histoire d’amour) (LP: French Love in Hi-Fi) [Riviera 80.616]

(1977: Johnny Pearson And His Orchestra als Love Story (LP: If You Leave Me Now) [Penny Farthing PELS 557]

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1961: Marty Robbins – Don’t Worry [Columbia 4-41922] (10 week 1)Don’t Worry - Marty Robbins

(vandaag 56 jaar geleden)
(Marty Robbins)

(#3 hit in de Hot 100 op 20 maart 1961)

{Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(#2 album-hit voor Lawrence Welk and his orchestra (Produced by Randy Wood) in 1961 ‎(LP: Yellow Bird) [Dot DLP 25,389]

(1961: Warner Mack (LP: Golden Country Hits) [Kapp KS 3255]

(#115 album-hit voor Patti Page in 1962 (LP: Patti Sings the Golden Hits of the Boys) [Mercury MG-20712]

(1964: Wanda Jackson (LP: Two Sides of Wanda) [Capitol Records ST-2030]

(1964: Marion Worth (LP: Marion Worth Sings Marty Robbins) [Columbia CS 9087]

(1965: Skeeter Davis (LP: Written by the Stars) [RCA Victor LSP 3382]

(#96 C&W-hit voor Glenda Griffith (Produced by Don Henley and Jim Ed Norman) (℗ 1977) in 1978 [Ariola America 7680] (45 rpm)

(#8 album-hit voor LeAnn Rimes in 1999 (CD: LeAnn Rimes)

(2010: Wayne Horsburgh (CD: A Salute to Marty Robbins) [Rotation Records RR Marty 2010]

1982: Don Williams – Lord, I Hope This Day Is Good [MCA Records MCA-51207] (1 week 1)
Lord I Hope This Day Is Good - Don Williams
(vandaag 35 jaar geleden)
(Dave Hanner)
(Produced By Don Williams And Garth Fundis)
(Published ℗ 1981)

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

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

1988: Tanya Tucker With Paul Davis & Paul Overstreet – I Won’t Take Less Than Your Love [Capitol Records B-44100] (1 week 1)
I Won’t Take Less Than Your Love - Tanya Tucker With Paul Davis & Paul Overstreet
(vandaag 29 jaar geleden)
(Paul Overstreet; Don Schlitz)
(Produced by Jerry Crutchfield)
(Published ℗ 1987)

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

1993: Lorrie Morgan – What Part Of No [BNA Entertainment 0763 62414-7] (3 weken 1)
What Part Of No - Lorrie Morgan
(vandaag 24 jaar geleden)
(Wayne Perry; Gerald Smith)
(Produced by Richard Landis)
(Published ℗ 1992)

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

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1993: Dr. Dre – Nuthin’ But A “G” Thang [Interscope Records/Priority Records/Death Row Records P4JM 53819] (2 weken 1)
Nuthin’ But A “G” Thang - Dr. Dre
(vandaag 24 jaar geleden)
(Snoop [ = Calvin Cordozar Broadus, Jr.]; Leon Haywood)
(Produced by Dr. Dre [ = Andre Romelle Young]
(Bevat een sample uit I Wanna Do Something Freaky to You van Leon Haywood (1975)
(Published ℗ 1992)
(cassette-single)

(#2 hit in de Hot 100 op 20 maart 1993)

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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:

1954: Tony Bennett with Percy Faith and his Orchestra – Rags To Riches (5 weken 1)
(vandaag 63 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Richard Adler; Jerry Ross)

(#1 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 21 november 1953)

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

(1953: Billy Ward And His Dominoes (Vocal With Orchestra) {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} [King 45-1280] (45 rpm)

(#45 hit in Amerika voor Sunny & The Sunliners (Produced by Huey P. Meaux) (Arranged by Glen Spreen) in 1963 [Tear Drop 3022] (45 rpm)

(#102 Bubbling Under-hit in Amerika voor Lenny Welch (Arrangend & Conducted by Glenn Osser) (Produced by Hy Grill) in 1966 [Kapp K-740] (45 rpm)

(#33 hit in Amerika voor Elvis Presley (Vocal accompaniment: The Imperials Quartet) in 1971; B-kant van Where Did They Go, Lord [RCA Victor 47-9980] (45 rpm)

1978: Bonnie Tyler – It’s A Heartache [RCA Victor 103038] (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 38 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Ronnie Scott; Steve Wolfe)
(Produced by David Mackay, Steve Wolfe)
(Published ℗ 1977)

(#3 hit in de US Hot 100 op 24 juni 1978)

(#86 hit in Amerika voor Juice Newton (Produced by John Palladino) (Arranged and Directed by Marc Peters) in 1978 [Capitol P-4552] (45 rpm)

(#32 C&W-hit in Amerika voor Dave & Sugar (Produced by Jerry Bradley and Dave Rowland) (Strings Arranged by D. Bergen White) in 1981 [RCA PB-12168] (45 rpm)

2000: Chris Franklin – Bloke [EMI ‎7243 8 88191 2 1] (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 16 jaar geleden)
(Meredith Brooks; Shelly Peiken)
(Vocals/Lyrics: Chris Franklin)
(Programming/Arrangements: Gavin Charles)
(Guitar/Vocals: James Lomas)
(Bass/Vocals: Fiona Lee Mayland)
(Additional Backing Vocals: Crib Point Football Club 2nd 18 Choir)
(Recorded at Espy Records, 11 the Esplanade St. Kilda, Victoria)
(Engineer: James “Oyster” Kilaptrick)
(Produced by James “Oyster” Kilaptrick with Gavin Charles & Chris Franklin)
(CD-single)

(Parodie op Bitch van Meredith Brooks (1997)

2011: Lady Gaga – Born This Way (1 week 1)
(vandaag 6 jaar geleden)
(Lady Gaga [ = Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta]; Jeppe Laursen)
(Produced by Lady Gaga, Jeppe Laursen, Fernando Garibay and Paul Blair aka DJ White Shadow)
(Keyboards by Lady Gaga and Fernando Garibay)
(Instrumentation and Arrangement by Lady Gaga and Fernando Garibay)
(Recorded by Dave Russell at Abbey Road Studios, London, England and Germano Studios, New York, NY)
(Assistant at Abbey Road: Pete Hutchigs)
(Mixed by Dave Russell at Germano Studios, New York, NY)
(Assisted by Kenta Yonesaka, Kevin Porter and Al Carlson)
(Mastered by Gene Grimaldi at Oasis Mastering Burbank, CA)
(Executive Producer: Vincent Herbert)
(Production Coordinator: Lisa Einhorn-Gilder)
(Musical Direction: Fernando Garibay and Lady Gaga)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 26 februari 2011)

Nieuw-Zeeland:

1977: Engelbert Humperdinck – After The Lovin’ (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 40 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Alan Bernstein; Ritchie Adams)
(Arranged by Charlie Calello)
(Produced by Joel Diamond Charlie Calello)
(Published ℗ 1976)

(#8 hit in de US Hot 100 op 22 januari 1977)

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

1994: The Mutton Birds – The Heater [Virgin ‎8770192] (1 week 1)
(vandaag 23 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Don McGlashan /Muziek: Ross Burge; Alan Gregg; David Long; Don McGlashan)
(Don McGlashan – guitars, voice, euphonium)
(Ross Burge – drums, autoharp)
(Alan Gregg – bass, voice)
(David Long – guitars, voice)
(Recorded At Shortland Street Studios And Revolver Studios, Auckland, By Mark Ingram – Spring 1993)
(Mixed By Tchad Blake At Sunset Sound Facotory, Los Angeles)
(Produced By The Mutton Birds)
(CD-single)

2000: Beth Hart – L.A. Song (Out Of This Town) (1 week 1)
(vandaag 17 jaar geleden)
(Beth Hart)
(Produced by Oliver Leiber)
(Mixed by Chris Lord-Alge)
(Mixed at Image Recording, Inc., Hollywood, CA)
(Published ℗ 1999

2012: Reece Mastin – Good Night (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 4 jaar geleden)
(Anthony Egizii; David Musumeci; Hayley Warner)

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Australia and New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia

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