1 april

Today’s Number 1 Hits of the USA (1890-2016), including the charts of Australia and New Zealand
NOUVEAU: Numéros 1 et records du Top Singles français (1955-2016) (en construction)

De nummer 1-hits van 1 april

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1899: Arthur Collins – I Guess I’ll Have To Telegraph My Baby [Edison Records 5471] (4 weken 1)
I Guess I’ll Have To Telegraph My Baby
(vandaag 120 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: George M. Cohan)
(wax cylinder)

(#2 hit voor Len Spencer op 8 april 1899 [Columbia Phonograph Company 7466] (wax cylinder)

(#3 hit voor George J. Gaskin op 25 maart in 1899 [Columbia Phonograph Company 4184] (wax cylinder)

(#4 hit voor Silas Leachman in 1899 [Chicago 0140] (wax cylinder)

1911: Arthur Collins & Byron Harlan – Put Your Arms Around Me, Honey (5 weken 1)
Put Your Arms Around Me, Honey
(vandaag 108 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Junie McCree /Muziek: Albert Von Tilzer)

(Het origineel is van Elisabeth Murray in de musical Madame Sherry, ging op 30 augustus 1910 in New Amsterdam Theatre, NY in première. Na 231 keer is op 11 maart 1911 de laatste voorstelling)

(#5 hit voor Ada Jones in 1911 [Edison Blue Amberol Record 669] (wax cylinder)

(#6 hit voor “That Girl” Quartet (Women’s Quartet) (with Orchestra) in 1911 [78-Victor Record 5827]

(#8 hit voor Dick Kuhn And His Orchestra (with Vocal Trio) als Put Your Arms Around Me, Honey (I Knew Any Girl Like You); B-kant van I’ve Got Rings on My Fingers in 1943 [Decca 4337] (78 rpm)

(#5 hit voor Dick Haymes And The Song Spinners (Featured in the 20th Century-Fox Picture “Conley Island”) als Put Your Arms Around Me, Honey (I Knew Any Girl Like You) in 1943 [Decca 18565] (78 rpm)

(1955: Moon Mullican On The Organ (Release Date: Jan 1, 1955) (Organ Solo With Rhythm); B-kant van Yearning (Just for You) [King 45-1421] (45 rpm)

(1956: Frankie Froba Plays Bar-Room Piano (LP: … And I Never Took a Lesson in My Life!) [ABC-Paramount ABC-108]

(1959: Dorothy Donegan (Recorded at The Embers in Manhattan’s East Side) (LP: Live!) [Capitol Records T-1155]

(1959: Jean Goldkette and His Orchestra (LP: Dance Hits of the ‘20s in Hi-Fi) [RCA Camden CAL 548]

(#58 hit voor Fats Domino uit 1960 [Imperial X5687] (45 rpm)

(1960: Fats Domino (LP: …A Lot of Dominos !) [Imperial LP-9127]

(#91 hit voor Ray Smith in 1960 [Judd 1017] (45 rpm)

(#85 album-hit voor Ray Conniff & Billy Butterfield in 1963 (LP: Just Kiddin’ Around) [Columbia CS 8822]

(#2 album-hit in Groot-Brittannië voor The Bachelors (Dick Rowe Executive Producer) in 1964 (LP: The Bachelors and 16 Great Songs) [Decca LK.4614]

(#101 album-hit voor Trini Lopez With The Will Bronson Singers (Arranged by Don Costa) (Produced by Don Costa Prod. Inc.) in 1965 (LP: The Sing-Along World of Trini Lopez) [Reprise Records RS 6183]

1933: Don Bestor and his Orchestra – Forty-Second Street [Victor 24253] (8 weken 1)
Forty Second Street - Don Bestor

(vandaag 86 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Al Dubin /Muziek: Harry Warren)
(Vocal refrain by Dudley Mecum)

(Het origineel is van Ruby Keeler & Dick Powell in de film 42nd Street met in de hoofdrollen Dick Powell & Ruby Keeler, ging op 8 maart 1933 in New York City in première en draait vanaf 11 maart 1933 in heel Amerika)

(#7 hit voor Hal Kemp and His Orchestra in 1933 [78-Brunswick 6471]

(1946: Played during Julie’s first Hollywood montage in de film The Jolson Story)

(1956: Lou Stein At The Piano (LP: From Broadway to Paris) [Epic EPSP 3186]

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

(1964: Mel Tormé (Arranged by Dick Hazard) (Recording engineer: Bull Putnam) (Supervision: Nesuhi Ertegun) als Forty Second Street (LP: Mel Tormé Sings Sunday in New York & Other Songs About New York) [Atlantic SD 8091]

(1980: Wanda Richert & Lee Roy Reams in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie 42nd Street, gaat op 25 augustus 1980 in Winter Garden Theatre, NY in première. Wegens groot succes is de musical vanaf 30 maart 1981 in het Majestic Theatre te zien. Op 7 april 1987 verhuist de show naar het St. James Theatre en na 3486 keer valt op 8 januari 1989 definitief het doek)

1989: Bangles – Eternal Flame [Columbia 38-68533] (1 week 1)
Eternal Flame - Bangles

(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Susanna Hoffs; Billy Steinberg; Tom Kelly)
(Produced by Davitt Sigerson)
(Recorded by John Beverly Jones)
(Mixed by Frank Filipetti)
(Published ℗ 1988)

(1989: Bart de Graaff (Duet Met Tatjana) als Weer alleen (Eternal Flame) op de Bart de Graaff (CD: Bart zingt ze beter!) [EMI ‎7932512]

(1996: Herman Brood & Linda Roos and Jessica (CD: 50: The Soundtrack) [Ariola 74321 424932 1]

(#1 hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Atomic Kitten

(Words and Music by Billy Steinberg,Tom Kelly and Susanna Hoffs)
(Produced by Andy Wright)
(Mixed by Pete Craigie)
(Vocals by Atomic Kitten)
(Engineered by Alan Douglas and James Brown)
(Additional programming by Ned Douglas)
(Additional backing vocals by Claudia Fontaine)
(Additional musicians: Geoff Holroyde & Paul Simm)
(Recorded and mixed at Metropolis Studios, London) op 4 augustus 2001 [Virgin-Innocent SINCDE27 7243 8 97804 2 0] (CD-single)

2006: Sean Paul – Temperature (1 week 1)
Temperature - Sean Paul

(vandaag 13 jaar geleden)
(Sean Paul Henrigues; Andre Marshall; Rohan Fuller)
(Produced by Rohan “Jah Snowcone” Fuller)
(Recorded by Jeremy Harding at 2 Hard Recording Studio – Kingston, Jamaica)
(Mixed by Jimmy Douglass)
(Executive Producers: Jeremy Harding)

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1893: Russell Hunting – Michael Casey Departing From New York En Route To Boston By Steamboat (2 weken 2)
(vandaag 125 jaar geleden)

1911: Lucy Isabelle Marsh with Victor Light Opera Company – Italian Street Song [Victor 60031] (2 weken 2)
Italian Street Song - Lucy Isabelle Marsh

(vandaag 108 jaar geleden)
(Victor Herbert)
(Soprano with Chorus and Orchestra)

(Het origineel is van Emma Trentini in Broadway-musical theaterproductie Naughty Marietta, ging op 7 november 1910 in New York Theatre, NY in première. Na 136 keer was op 4 maart 1911 de laatste voorstelling)

(#1 album-hit voor Mantovani in 1953 (LP: The Music of Victor Herbert)

(#40 album-hit voor Jeanette MacDonald in 1959 (LP: Favorites In Hi-Fi)

1939: Red Norvo – I Get Along Without You Very Well [Vocalion 4648] (2 weken 3)
I Get Along Without You Very Well - Red Norvo


(vandaag 80 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Hoagy Carmichael)
(Vocal Chorus Terry Allen)

(Het origineel is van Dick Powell (Performed on a radio show) uit 1939)

(#9 hit voor Jimmy Dorsey and His Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Bob Eberly) in 1939 [Decca 2322] (78 rpm)

(1939: Charlie Barnet and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Judy Ellington) [Bluebird B-10119] (78 rpm)

(1939: Larry Clinton and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Bea Wain) [Victor 26151] (78 rpm)

(1939: Dick Todd with Orchestra with “The Three Reasons” (girls trio); B-kant van I Promise You [Bluebird B-10150] (78 rpm)

(1947: Dinah Shore (Orchestra under the direction of Joseph Lilley) [Columbia 38201] (78 rpm)

(1954: Chet Baker (10” LP: Chet Baker Sings) [Pacific Jazz Records PJLP 11]

(#1 album-hit voor Frank Sinatra in 1955 (LP: In the Wee Small Hour)

(1956: Chet Baker (LP: Chet Baker Sings) [Pacific Jazz Records PJ-1222]

(#20 album-hit voor Nelson Riddle And His Orchestra in 1957 (LP: Hey… Let Yourself Go!) [Capitol T-814]

(#25 album-hit voor The Four Freshmen (With Orchestra Conducted By Dick Reynolds) (The 5 Saxes (Count ‘em – nine; but only five were used at the time) – Georgie Auld, Gus Bivona, Bob Cooper, Chuck Gentry, Skeets Herfurt, Ted Nash, Dave Pell, Willie Schwartz, Bud Shank) in 1957 (LP: Four Freshmen and Five Saxes) [Capitol T-844]

(1958: Billie Holiday with Ray Ellis and his Orchestra (LP: Lady in Satin) [Columbia CS 8048]

(1958: Frankie Laine (Orchestra under the direction of Frank Comstock) (LP: Torchin’) [Columbia CS 8024]

(1958: The Poetic Voice of Franklyn MacCormack With Russ Garcia and His Orchestra (Producer: Si Waronker) (Engineer: Don Gallese) (LP: The Torch Is Burning) [Liberty LRP 3086]

(#19 album-hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Anthony Newley (accompaniment directed by Eric Roger) in 1960 (LP: Love Is a Now and Then Thing) [Decca LK 4343]

(1961: Joni James (Orchestra Conducted by Jack Marshall) (LP: The Mood Is Blue) [MGM SE 3991]

(1963: June Christy (Accompanied by Al Viola, guitar – Don Bagley, bass) (LP: The Intimate Miss Christy) [Capitol Records ST-1953]

(#19 Easy Listening-hit voor Karen Chandler (Produced by George Cates and Jack Pleis) in 1967 [Dot 45-17049] (45 rpm)

(#118 album-hit voor Carroll O’ Connor in 1972 (LP: Remembering You) [A&M Records SP-4340]

(1974: The Anita Kerr Singers (Produced by Anita Kerr and Alex Grob) (LP: Sentimental Journey) [Philips 6303 110]

(1986: Sam Browne with the Lew Stone Band op de various artists ‎Music from the BBC-TV Serial (LP: The Singing Detective) [BBC Records And Tapes REN 608]

(#9 album-hit voor Diana Krall in 2001 (CD: The Look of Love)

(2003: Julien Clerc/Carla Bruni (Adapté par Carla Bruni & David Mc Neil) (Réalisé et arrangé par Jean-Claude Petit) (Enregistré et mixé au studio Guillaume Tell (Suresnes) par Roland Guillotel, assisté de Denis Caribaux) (Mastering par Nick Webb au studio Abbey Road (London) als Qu’est-ce que tu crois ? [Virgin Music ‎VISA 7345] (CD-single)

1972: Donny Osmond – Puppy Love [MGM Records K14367] (1 week 3)
Puppy Love - Donny Osmond

(vandaag 47 jaar geleden)
(Paul Anka)
(Produced by Mike Curb & Don Costa)

(#2 hit voor Paul Anka (Het origineel)

(Paul Anka)
(Arranged and Produced by Sid Feller)
(Vocal with Orchestra & Chorus)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} op 4 april 1960 [ABC-Paramount 45-10082] (45 rpm)

(#16 album-hit voor Donny Osmond (Arr: Don Costa) (Prod. by Mike Curb & Don Costa) in 1972 (LP: Portrait of Donny) [MGM Records SE 4820]

(1973: Claude François (Orch. et dir.: Jean-Claude Petit) als Sur ton visage un sourire; B-kant van A part ça la vie est belle [Disques Flèche 6061.174] (45 rpm)

(#6 hit in Groot-Brittannië voor S Club Juniors in 2002 [Polydor 065844 2] (CD-single)

(2002: Donny Osmond (CD: Somewhere in Time) [Decca ‎440 018 912-2]

1978: Eric Clapton – Lay Down Sally [RSO RS 886] (3 weken 3)
Lay Down Sally - Eric Clapton

(vandaag 41 jaar geleden)
(Eric Clapton; Marcy Levy; George Terry)
(Produced by Glyn Johns)
(Published ℗ 1977)

(#70 C&W-hit voor Red Sovine (Produced by Tommy Hill) (Recorded at Gusto Studio) in 1978 [Gusto Records SD 180] (45 rpm)

(#86 C&W-hit voor Jack Paris (Produced By Johnny Howard) in 1978 [50 States FS-58] (45 rpm)

1989: Milli Vanilli – Girl You Know It’s True [Arista AS1-9781] (1 week 2)
Girl You Know It’s True - Milli Vanilli

(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Bill Pettaway, Jr; Sean Spencer; Kevin Lyles; Rodney Hollaman; Ky Adeyemo)
(Produced By Frank Farian)
(Published ℗ 1988)

(Het origineel is van Numarx (Guest Singers: Shana Parker–Charles Henneberger) (Produced by: Bill Pettaway Jr.) (Co-Produced by: Ky Adeyemo) (Executive Producer: Steven Franco) (Recorded & Mixed at The Studio) (Programmed at House Lab) uit 1987 [Studio Records STU-1811] (12-inch 45 rpm) {Amerikaanse persing}

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1967: Nancy Sinatra & Frank Sinatra – Somethin’ Stupid [Reprise 0561] (9 weken 1)
Somethin’ Stupid - Nancy Sinatra & Frank Sinatra Somethin’ Stupid 2

(vandaag 52 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by C. Carson Parks)
(Produced by Jimmy Bowen and Lee Hazlewood)
(Arranged by Billy Strange)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado}{Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 15 april 1967)

(Het origineel is van Carson And Gaile

(Words and Music by C. Carson Parks)
(Produced by Rick Jarrad & Wally Brady) uit 1966 (LP: San Antonio Rose) [Kapp KS-3516]

(#1 album-hit voor Paul Mauriat and His Orchestra in 1967 (LP: Blooming Hits) [Philips PHS-600-248]

(#2 hit in Nederland voor Willy en Willeke Alberti met orkest o.l.v. Jack Bulterman

(C. Carson Parks / Adapt.: Jack Bulterman) als Dat afgezaagde zinnetje (Something stupid) in 1967 [Philips 333 836 JF] (45 rpm)

(#6 album-hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Des O’Connor (With Alyn Ainsworth And His Orchestra) in 1967 (LP: Careless Hands) [Columbia SCX 6208] (EMI)

(#8 album-hit voor Andy Williams 1967 (LP: Love, Andy) [Columbia CS 9566]

(#24 album hit voor Frank Sinatra (Duet With Nancy Sinatra) (Arranged and Conducted by Billy Strange) in 1967 (LP: Frank Sinatra) [Reprise FS 1022]

(#69 album-hit voor Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell (Produced by Harvey Fuqua & Johnny Bristol) in 1967 (LP: United) [Tamla TS 277]

(#111 album-hit voor Percy Faith His Orchestra and Chorus (Produced by Jack Gold) in 1967 (LP: Today’s Themes for Young Lovers) [Columbia ‎CS 9504]

(1967: Caravelli (Adapt.: Maurice Tézé) als Ces mots stupides (Something Stupid) (LP: Fille sauvage) [CBS S 63 057]

(1967: Sacha Distel et Joanna Shimkus (Adapt.: Maurice Tézé) (Orchestre direction: Jacques Denjean) als Ces mots stupides (Somethin’ Stupid) op de EP Ces mots stupides [La voix de son maitre EGF 962] (EMI) (45 rpm)

(1967: Peggy Lee (Music Direction by Ralph Carmichael) (Guest instrumental soloist Toots Thielemans) (LP: Somethin’ Groovy!) [Capitol Records ST-2781]

(1967: La Grand Orchestra de Paul Mauriat als Ces mots stupides “Somethin’ stupid” [Philips B 373.978 F] (45 rpm) {Franse persing}

(1967: Le grand orchestre de Paul Mauriat als Ces mots stupides (LP: Le grand orchestre de Paul Mauriat Vol. 5) [Philips 840 597]

(1967: Franck Pourcel et son Grand Orchestre (LP: Pourcel pour vous) [La voix de son maître SHTX 340.715]

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

(1971: Al Saxon (Conducted by Adrian Drover) (Arranged by Adrian Drover/Alan Caddy) (Produced by Alan Caddy) (LP: Al Saxon Sings Sinatra) [Avenue Ave 086]

(#30 hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Ali & Kibibi Campbell (Produced by Gerry Parchment & Ali Campbell) (Mixed by Gerry Parchment) in 1995 ‎[Kuff Records KUFFDG 5 – 7243 8 93261 2 3] (CD-single)

(#35 hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Amanda Barrie & Johnny Briggs op The Coronation Street Cast CD-single The Coronation Street in 1995 [EMI Premier 7243 8 82595 2 1 CDEM 411] (CD-single)

(1998: Gerard Cox (Duet met Paul de Leeuw) als Dan zeg ik weer iets lulligs op de Gerard Cox (CD: Andere N♪ten) [ABCD 30148-2]

(#1 hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Robbie Williams / Nicole Kidman

(Words and Music by C. Carson Parks)
(Produced by Guy Chambers and Steve Power)
(Arranged and conducted by Steve Sidwell)
(Mixed by Al Schmitt)
(Vocals: Robbie Williams and Nicole Kidman) op 22 december 2001 [Chrysalis ‎7243 550317 0 9 CDCHS5132] (CD-single) (3 tracks + video)

1972: Roberta Flack – The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face [Atlantic 45-2864] (6 weken 1)
The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face - Roberta Flack


(vandaag 47 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Ewan MacColl)
(Produced by Joel Dorn)
(String Arrangements by William Fischer)
(Recorded at Atlantic Recording Studios, New York)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 15 april 1972)

(Het origineel is van Ewan MacColl and Peggy Seeger

(Words and Music by Ewan MacColl) uit 1962 (LP: The New Briton Gazette – Volume 2) [Folkways FW 8734]

(#16 album-hit voor The Kington Trio als The First Time in 1963 (LP: New Frontier) [Capitol Records ST-1809]

(#29 album-hit voor The Chad Mitchell Trio (Musical Director: Milt Okun) als The First Time in 1964 (LP: Reflecting) [Mercury SR-60891]

(#11 album-hit voor Paul, Paul and Mary (Musical Director Milt Okun) in 1965 (LP: See What Tomorrow Brings) [Warner Bros. WS 1615]

(1966: The Smothers Brothers (Orchestrated Conducted by David Caroll) (Musical Director: Mason Williams) (Produced by David Caroll, Kenneth Fritz and Mason Williams) (LP: The Smothers Brothers Play It Straight) [Mercury SR-61064]

(#22 album-hit voor Engelbert Humperdinck (Music Director: Laurie Holloway) in 1971 (LP: Sweetheart) [Parrot XPAS 71043]

(#2 album-hit voor The Temptations in 1972 (LP: All Directions) [Gordy G 962L]

(#20 album-hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Edward Woodward in 1972 (LP: The Edward Woodward) [Jam JAL103]

(#72 album-hit voor Engelbert Humperdinck (Produced by Gordon Mills) in 1972 (LP: In Time) [Parrot XPAS 71056]

(#86 album-hit voor Andy Williams (Arranged and Conducted by Al Capps) in 1972 (LP: Alone Again (Naturally) [Columbia KC 31625]

(#120 album-hit voor Charlie McCoy in 1972 (LP: Charlie McCoy) [Monument KZ 31910]

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

(#171 album-hit voor Shirley Bassey (Arr., Cond. & Prod. by Johnny Harris) in 1972 (LP: And I Love You So) [United Artists UAS-5643]

(1972: Anita Bryant (LP: Naturally) [Myrrh MST 6513]

(1972: Ferrante & Teicher (LP: Hear & Now) [United Artists Records UA-LA018-F]

(1972: Tony Mottola (Produced by Enoch Light) (LP: Tony & Strings) [Project 3 Records PR 5069 SD]

(1972: Elvis Presley (Vocal accomp. by The Nashville Edition and The Imperials Quartet); B-kant van An American Trilogy [RCA Victor 74-0672] (45 rpm)

(#14 album-hit voor Isaac Hayes (Produced & Arranged by Isaac Hayes) in 1973 (LP: Live at the Sahara Tahoe) [Enterprise ENS 2-5005]

(#193 album-hit voor The Lettermen (Arranged by Vince Morton) (Produced by Ed Cobb & Lettermen) in 1973 (LP: “Alive” Again…Naturally) [Capitol SW-11183]

(1973: Johnny Hartman (Arranged & Conducted by Tony Monte) (LP: I’ve Been There) [Perception Records PLP-41]

(1973: The Paul Mitchell Trio (LP: Another Way to Feel) [MRS MRS-1001]

(1974: Marcia Griffiths (Produced by Lloyd Charmers) (LP: Play Me Sweet and Nice) [Trojan Records ‎TRLS 94]

(#18 album-hit in Nederland voor Kamahl (Produced by Dermot Hoy/arranged by Geoff Hayles) in 1975 (LP: Chanson d’amour) [Philips 6357 036]

(1975: Ronnie Aldrich and His Two Pianos with The London Festival Orchestra and Chorus (LP: In the Gentle Hours) [London Phase 4 Stereo SP 44221]

(#27 album-hit voor Elvis Presley in 1980 (LP: Elvis Aron Presley)

(#145 album-hit voor The London Symphony Orchestra and the Royal Choral Society (Produced by Jeff Jarratt and Don Reedman) (Arranged and Conducted by Andrew Pryce Jackman) (Engineered by John Kurlander) (Recorded at Abbey Road Studios) (℗ 1982) in 1983 (LP: Hooked on Rock Classics) [RCA Victor AFL1-4608]

(1995: Michael Chapdelaine als The First Time Ever (CD: With Love) [Time Life Music]

(#1 album-hit voor Celine Dion in 1999 (CD: All the Way… A Decade of Song)

(#22 album-hit voor Johnny Cash in 2002 (CD: American IV: The Man Comes Around)

(2005: Vanessa Williams (Produced by Rob Mathes) (Executive Producers: Vanessa Williams, Matt Walden and Michael Gruber) (CD: Everlasting Love) [Lava ‎93802-2]

(#33 album-hit voor Paul Potts als La prima volta in 2009 (CD: Passione)

(#8 album-hit voor Harry Connick, Jr. (Arranged, Orchestrated And Conducted By Harry Connick, Jr.) (Produced By Harry Connick, Jr. And Clive Davis) (Co-Produced By Tracey Freeman) in 2009 (CD: Your Songs) [Columbia 88697 47228 2]

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1944: Al Dexter and his Troopers – Too Late To Worry [OKeh 6718] (2 weken 1)
Too Late To Worry Too Blue To Cry - Al Dexter


(vandaag 75 jaar geleden)
(Al Dexter)
(Vocal by Al Dexter with Instrumental Acc.)

(#18 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 1 april 1944)

(#3 C&W-hit voor Texas Jim Lewis And His Lone Star Cowboys (String Band with Singing) in 1944 [Decca 6099] (78 rpm)

(#14 album-hit voor Ray Anthony (Produced by Nick Venet) in 1962 (LP: Ray Anthony Plays Worried Mind: The Soul of Country Western Blues) [Capitol Records ‎ST-1752]

(#76 pop-hit voor Glen Campbell (Produced By: Nick Venet) (With Orchestra Conducted by Jimmie Haskell) in 1962 [Capitol Records 4783] (45 rpm)

(#121 Bubbling Under Hot 100-hit voor Esther Phillips (Arrangende by Bill Justis, Orch. Cond. by Ernie Freeman) in 1969; B-kant van I’m in the Mood for Love [Roulette R-7031] (45 rpm)

(#6 C&W-hit voor Ronnie Milsap (Vocal accompaniment by The Nashville Edition) (Strings arranged by D. Bergen White) (Produced by Tom Collins and Jack B. Johnson) in 1975 [RCA Victor PB-10228] (45 rpm)

1967: George Jones – Walk Through This World With Me [Musicor Records MU 1226] (2 weken 1)
Walk Through This World With Me - George Jones


(vandaag 52 jaar geleden)
(Sandra Seamons; Kay Savage)
(Produced By: “Pappy” Daily)
{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

(#7 album-hit voor Engelbert Humperdinck in 1967 (LP: Release Me)

(1967: Nancy Sinatra (LP: Country, My Way) [Reprise 6251]

(#183 album-hit voor Tanya Tucker in 2009 (CD: My Turn) [Saguaro Road Records 24553-D]

1978: Crystal Gayle – Ready For The Times To Get Better [United Artists Records UA-XW1136] (1 week 1)
Ready For The Times To Get Better - Crystal Gayle

(vandaag 41 jaar geleden)
(Allen Reynolds)
(Produced by Allen Reynolds)
(Engineer: Garth Fundis)

(#52 hit in de Hot 100 op 22 april 1978)

(#43 C&W-hit voor Joe Sun (Produced by: Brien Fisher) in 1981 [Ovation Records 1162] (45 rpm)

1989: George Strait – Baby’s Gotten Good At Goodbye [MCA Records MCA-53486] (1 week 1)
Baby’s Gotten Good At Goodbye - George Strait


(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Tony Martin; Troy Martin)
(Producers: Jimmy Bowen, George Strait)
{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

1995: Trisha Yearwood – Thinkin’ About You [MCA Records MCAS7 54973] (2 weken 1)
Thinkin’ About You - Trisha Yearwood


(vandaag 24 jaar geleden)
(Bob Regan; Tom Shapiro)
(Produced By Garth Fundis)

(#120 Bubbling Under Hot 100-hit op 1 april 1995)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1944: Duke Ellington and his Famous Orchestra – Main Stem [Victor 20-1556] (4 weken 1)
Main Stem - Duke Ellington

(vandaag 75 jaar geleden)
(Duke Ellington)

(1955: Keith Christie Quartet (Keith Christie, trombone) (Johnny Dee, alto sax) (Bill Sutcliffe, bass) (Allan Ganley, drums) (10″ LP: Homage to the Duke) [Esquire 20-047]

(1960: B. B. King (B. B. King Guest Vocalist) (Maxwell Davis, Conducting) (Recorded: Hollywood, California) (Jake Porter, Cornet) (Jewel Grant, Alto Sax) (Ray Linn, Trumpet) (Mahlon Clark, Clarinet) (Dick Noel, Trombone) (Ben Webster, Tenor Sax) (Tom Pederson, Trombone) (LP: Compositions of Duke Ellington and Others) [Crown CLP 5153]

(1969: James Moody (Arranged by Tom McIntosh and Heiner Stadler) (Produced by Dick Katz and Orrin Keepnews) (LP: The Blues and Other Colors) [Milestone MSP 9023]

(1990: Kenny Burrell Quartet (CD: Guiding Spirit) [Contemporary CCD-14058-2]

1978: Roberta Flack with Donny Hathaway – The Closer I Get To You [Atlantic 3463] (2 weken 1)
The Closer I Get To You - Roberta Flack with Donna Hathaway



vandaag 41 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by James Mtume and Reggie Lucas)
(Produced by Rubina Flake, Joe Ferla, Eugene McDaniels)
(Executive Producer: Ahmet Ertegun)
(Published ℗ 1977)

(#2 hit in de Hot 100 op 13 mei 1978)

(#79 R&B-hit voor For Lovers Only (Produced by Den-Den [= Dennis Nelson], Honey Of An “O” & Mel’ Blu) in 1994 [Motown 2237] (Cassette-single)

(#1 album-hit voor Beyoncé {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} in 2003 (LP: Dangerously in Love)

1989: The Boys – Lucky Charm [Motown MOT-1952] (1 week 1)
Lucky Charm - The Boys

(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Babyface [ = Kenneth Edmonds]; Gregory Scelsa; Daryl Simmons)
(Produced By L.A. & Babyface)
(Co-Producer: Pebbles)
(Executive Producers: Jabari and Angela Abdul Samad and Cheryl Dicerkson)
(Published ℗ 1988)
{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

1995: Montell Jordan – This Is How We Do It (LP Version) [Rush Associated Labels/PMP Records 314 579 580-7] (7 weken 1)
This Is How We Do It - Montell Jordan

(vandaag 24 jaar geleden)
(Montell Jordan; Oji Pierce)
(Produced by Oji Pierce & Montell Jordan)
(Remixed by Wino)
(Recorded and Mixed at Echo Sound Recordings)
(Recorded and Mix Engineer: Bob Morse)
(Mastered by Chris Bellman at Bernie Grundman, CA)
(Bevat samples uit Children Story’s van Slick Rick (1988)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 15 april 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 (©2019)

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Frankrijk:
[République française]

1976: Brotherhood Of Man – Save Your Kisses For Me [Pye Records 45 PY. 14071] (5 weken 1)



(vandaag 43 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Tony Hiller, Lee Sheridan and Martin Lee)
(1er Grand Prix Eurovision 76)
(Conducted by Lee Sheridan)
(Produced by Tony Hiller)

(#27 hit in de US Hot 100 op 10 juli 1976)

(Winnaar van het Eurovisiesongfestival namens het Verenigd Koninkrijk)

(#27 hit in West-Duitsland voor Rex Gildo


(Lee Sheridan Martin Lee – Tony Hiller / Adapt.: Deutscher Text: Günther Behrle)
(Deutsche Originalaufnahme des Grand-Prix Sieger-Titels 1976 “Save Your Kisses For Me”) (Produktion: George Moslener) als Küsse von dir in 1976 [Ariola 16 950 AT] (45 rpm) (Duitse versie)

(#75 hit in Amerika voor Bobby Vinton

(Words and Music by Tony Hiller, Lee Sheridan and Martin Lee)
(Produced By Bob Morgan)
(Arranged by Al Capps) in 1976 [ABC Records ABC-12186] (45 rpm)

(1976: Ronnie Aldrich, His Pianos & Orchestra with The Ladybirds (Arrangements: Ronnie Aldrich) (Producer: Tony D’Amato) (Engineer: Arthur Bannister) (Assistant Engineer: Pat Collier) (LP: Reflections) [Decca ‎Phase 4 Stereo PFS 4377]

(1976: Caravelli

(Tony Hiller
Lee Sheridan – Martin Lee)
(Réalisation artistique: Philippe Boutet) (LP: Derrière l’amour) [CBS – CBS 81499]

(1976: Matti Esko (Adapt.: Vexi Salmi) als Säästä suukkosi vain (Save Your Kisses For Me) (LP: Säästä suukkosi vain) [Blue Master Special SPEL 324]

(1976: Anneli Huovinen – Markku Hannula (Adapt.: San. Vexi Salmi) als Säästä suukkosi vain (Save Your Kisses For Me) op de various artists (LP: Listoilla 6) [Manhattan MAN 3031] (Finse versie)

(1976: Tapani Kansa (Adapt.: San. Vexi Salmi) (Tuottaja: Chrisse Johansson) als Säästä suukkosi vain (Save Your Kisses For Me) (LP: Kesän lapsi) [Scandia SLP 635] (Finse versie)

(1976: Raymond Lefèvre

(Tony Hiller Lee Sheridan – Martin Lee)
(Direction artistique: Léo Missir)

(Enregistrement: Studio Barclay-Hoche Paris)
(Ingénieur du son: Francis Miannay) (LP: Les plus grands succes 76) [Barclay ‎80.653]

(1976: Paul Mauriat

(Tony Hiller  Martin Lee Lee Sheridan)
(Enrégistré aux Studios des Dames – Paris)
(Ingénieur du son: Dominique Poncet)
(Assisant: Harvé Hochet)
(Collaboration artistique: Gérard Gambus)
(Une Production Philips réalisé par Bernard Denimal) (LP: Il était une fois nous deux) [Philips 9101 082]

(1976: Jan Öjlers (Adapt.: Gert Lengstrand) (Producent: Gert Lengstrand) als En kyss eller två (Save Your Kisses For Me) [Polydor 2053 245] (Zweedse versie)

(1976: Eleonore Öst (Adapt.: Gert Lengstrand) als En kyss eller två (Save your kisses for me) (LP: Internationella hits på Svenska) [Hendrix Music Production NSLP 61] (Zweedse versie)

(1976: Margo Smith (Produced By Norro Wilson) (LP: Song Bird) [Warner Bros. Records BS 2955]

(1976: Los Sayonara als Save Your Kisses for Me; B-kant van Bye, Bye Fraeulein [Maller – Maller SG 101] (45 rpm)

(1976: Matti ja Teppo (Adapt.: San. Vexi Salmi) als Säästä suukkosi vain (Save Your Kisses For Me); B-kant van Judy, Judy [45-M&T Production MTP 1008] (Finse versie)

(1976: Schytts (Adapt.: Gert Lengstrand) als En kyss eller två (Save your kisses for me) (LP: Hålligång 6) [Mariann MLPH 1202] (Zweedse versie)

(1976: Klaus Wunderlich & His New Pop Organ Sound als Schmidtchen Schleicher / Save Your Kisses for Me / My Little World (LP: Wunderlich Pops 5) [Telefunken 6.22588]

(1977: The Botticelli Orchestra (Producer: Eddie Palmans) (Engineers: Pat Collier, Dick Bakker) (LP: ……The Sound of Today) [Decca Phase 4 Stereo PFS 4385]

(1977: Raymond Lefèvre et son grand orchestre (Direction artistique: Léo Missir) (Enregistrement: Studios Barclay-Hoche, Paris) (Ingénieur du son: Francis Miannay) (LP: Rock and Rhythm in Hi-Fi) [Barclay ‎80.629]

(1977: Helena Vondráčková & Jiří Korn (Adapt.: Zdeněk Borovec) (Helena Vondráčková a Jiří Korn) (Čs. Televize řídí Václav Zahradník) (Snimek Čs. televize) als Já půjdu tam a ty tam (Save Your Kisses For Me) [Supraphon 1 43 2059] (45 rpm) (Tsjechische versie)

(#3 album-hit in Groot-Brittannië voor The Nolan Sisters in 1978 (LP: 20 Giant Hits) [Target TGS 502]

(1978: Hylda Baker & Arthur Mullard (Produced by Kenny Lynch and Rob Boughton) als Save Your Kisses for Me; B-kant van You’re the One That I Want [Pye Records 7N 46121] (45 rpm)

(1978: Arthur Mullard & Hylda Baker (LP: Band on the Trot) [Pye Records PKL 5576]

(1979: James Last

(Tony Hiller Lee Sheridan – Martin Lee)
(Produktion und Arrangements: James Last)
(Ton-Ingenieur: Peter Klemt) (LP: Whole Night Long) [Polydor ‎2664 236]

(1982: Bobby Crush (Recorded ‘Live’ at Abbey Road Studios) (Musical Supervision and Arranging – Cecil Bolton) (Recording Engineer – Peter Vince) (2nd Engineer – Allen Rouse) (Produced By – Norman Newell) als Save Your Kisses for Me / Matchstalk Men and Matchstalk Cats and Dogs / Those Were the Days / My Old Man’s a Dustman (LP: The Bobby Crush Incredible Double Decker Party with 101 Great Songs – Party Two) [Warwick WW 5126]

(1992: Helena Vondráčková (Adapt.: Zdeněk Borovec) als Já půjdu tam a ty tam (Save Your Kisses For Me) (CD: Kam zmizel ten starý song) [Supraphon 11 1218-2 311] (Tsjechische versie)

(1998: Csonka András (Adapt.: Attila Valla) als Csókokkal vársz (CD: Egy újabb randi) [BMG Ariola Hungary ‎74321 622 502] (Hongaarse versie)

(2004: Die Schlümpfe als Wenn ich Königin wär (Save Your Kisses For Me) (CD: Schabernack im Schlumpfen-Schloss Vol. 16) [EMI ‎7243 8 75882 2 6] (Duitse versie)

1984: Frankie Goes To Hollywood – Relax [ZTT Island 818 063-7] (9 weken 1)




(vandaag 35 jaar geleden)
(Peter Gill · Holly Johnson · Mark O’Toole)
(Produced by Trevor Horn)
(Published ℗ 1983)
{Classic Song op radiostation Extra AM 1332 kHz in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland}

(#67 hit in de US Hot 100 op 5 mei 1984)

(#10 hit in de US Hot 100 op 16 maart 1985)

(1984: Captain Sensible (Produced by Tony Mansfield); B-kant van One Christmas Catalogue [A&M Records CAP 8] (45 rpm)

(#13 album-hit in Groot-Brittannië voor The London Symphony Orchestra with The Royal Choral Society (Produced by Jeff Jarratt & Don Reedman) (Conducted by Richard Harvey) als Two Tribes / Relax in 1985 (LP: The Power of Classic Rock) [Portrait PRT 10049]

(2008: Anthony Hannah op de various artists (CD: Liverpool – The Number Ones Album) [EMI 5099951952228] (barcode)

Australië:

1940: Andrews Sisters – Beer Barrel Polka (Roll Out the Barrel) (1 maand 1)
(vandaag 79 jaar geleden)
(Lew Brown; Wladimir A. Timm; Jaromir Vejvoda)
(Vocal with Orchestra)

(#4 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts in 1940)

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

(Het origineel is van Benesova Dechová Hudba als Modranská Polka uit 1928)

(1936: Will Glahé und sein Musette-Orchester (Tanzorchester) (Akkerdeonsolo: Will Glahe) als Skoda lasky [His Master’s Voice E.G.6398] (78 rpm)

(#1 hit in Amerika voor Glahe Musette Orchestra; B-kant van Hot Pretzels op 3 juni 1939 [Victor V-710] (78 rpm)

(#13 hit in Amerika voor Eddie DeLange and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Elisse Cooper and Chorus) in 1939 [Bluebird B-10199] (78 rpm)

(1950: Lawrence Welk And His Champagne Music {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} [Decca 23855] (45 rpm)

(#20 album-hit in Amerika voor Lawrence Welk And His Champagne Music {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} (℗ 1956) in 1957 (LP: Pick-a-Polka!) [Coral CRL 57067]

(#3 hit in West-Duitsland en Nederland voor Dennie Christian (Eine A Tony-Hendrik Produktion) als Rosamunde in 1975 [Hansa 13 669 AT] (45 rpm)

ex aequo:

1940: Joe Loss And His Orchestra – Beer Barrel Polka (Roll Out The Barrel) (1 maand 1)
(vandaag 79 jaar geleden)
(Jaromir Vejvoda)
(Het origineel is van Benesova Dechová Hudba als Modranská Polka uit 1928)

1941: Gray Gordon and his Tic-Toc Rhythm – Ferryboat Serenade (1 maand 1)
(vandaag 78 jaar geleden)
(Harold Adamson; Eldo di Lazzaro)
(Vocal refrain by Meredith Blake and Chorus)

(#18 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 7 december 1940)

(Het origineel is van Oskar Karlweis & Lewis Ruth Band als Du bist meine Greta Garbo in de film Ein Tango für dich met in de hoofdrol Willi Forst, draait vanaf 1 augustus 1930 in de Duitse bioscopen en gaat op 18 oktober 1931 in New York City in première)

(#8 hit in Amerika voor Andrews Sisters With Vic Schoen And His Orchestra (Vocal with Orchestra) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 1940 [Decca 3328] (78 rpm)

(#15 hit in Amerika voor Frankie Masters and his Orchestra in 1940 [78-OKeh 5716]

(#18 hit in Amerika voor Gray Gordon and his Tic-Toc Rhythm (Vocal refrain by Meredith Blake and Chorus) op 7 december 1940 [Bluebird B-10819] (78 rpm)

(#19 hit in Amerika voor Leo Reisman and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Anita Boyler) in 1940 [Victor 26718] (78 rpm)

(#6 hit in Amerika voor Kay Kyser and his Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Ginny Simms, Harry Babbitt, Jack Martin and Max Williams) in 1941; B-kant van Call of the Canyon [Columbia 35627] (78 rpm)

(#30 hit in Nederland voor Wama’s als Aha, dat is Marie in 1971 [45-CNR 141.100]

(#8 hit in Nederland voor Manke Nelis (Produktie: Annie de Reuver) (Opname: Dureco Studio, Weesp) als Kleine jodeljongen (℗ 1985) in 1987 [Dureco Benelux 5056] (45 rpm)

ex aequo:

1941: Dick Robertson And His Orchstra – Ferryboat Serenade (La piccinina) (1 maand 1)
(vandaag 78 jaar geleden)
(Eldo di Lazzaro; Mario Panzeri; Harold Adamson)
(Vocal Chorus by Dick Robertson)

(Het origineel is van Oskar Karlweis & Lewis Ruth Band als Du bist meine Greta Garbo in de film Ein Tango für dich met in de hoofdrol Willi Forst, draait vanaf 1 augustus 1930 in de Duitse bioscopen en gaat op 18 oktober 1931 in New York City in première)

1945: Bing Crosby with John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra – Swinging On A Star (1 maand 1)
(vandaag 74 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Jimmy Van Heusen /Tekst: Johnny Burke)
(Vocal with Williams Brothers Quartet and Orchestra)

(#1 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 5 augustus 1944)

{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 Bing Crosby with the Robert Mitchell Boy Choir in de film Going My Way met in de hoofdrol Bing Crosby, ging op 3 mei 1944 in New York City en op 16 augustus in Los Angeles, Californië in première)

(#28 hit in Amerika voor Gray Rains and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Margie Wood and Gray Rains) in 1944 [The HIT Record 7086] (78 rpm)

(#38 hit in Amerika voor Big Dee Irwin (Produced by Gerry Goffin) in 1963 [Dimension 1010] (45 rpm)

(#2 hit in Nederland voor Spooky & Sue (Produced by Jaap Eggermont) in 1974 [Negram NG 447] (45 rpm)

1946: Ink Spots and Ella Fitzgerald – Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall (1 maand 1)
(vandaag 73 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Allan Roberts; Doris Fisher)
(Vocal with Instrument Accompaniment)

(#1 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 2 december 1944)

(#23 hit in Amerika voor Teresa Brewer And Les Brown And His Band Of Renown (Vocal With Orchestra); B-kant van Too Much Mustard in 1953 [Coral 9-60994] (45 rpm)

1947: Ink Spots – To Each His Own (1 maand 1)
(vandaag 72 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Jay Livingston; Ray Evans)
(Vocal with Instrumental Accompaniment)

(#1 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 21 september 1946)

(Geschreven voor, maar niet gebruikt in de film met dezelfde naam met in de hoofdrol Olivia De Havilland)

(#1 hit in Amerika voor Eddy Howard And His Orchestra (Vocals by Eddy Howard and Trio) {het origineel} op 3 augustus 1946; B-kant van Cynthia’s in Love [Majestic 7188] (78 rpm)

(#1 hit in Amerika voor Freddy Martin and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Stuart Wade) op 31 augustus 1946 [RCA Victor 20-1921] (78 rpm)

(#3 hit in Amerika voor The Modernaires with Paula Kelly (Orchestra under the direction of Mannie Klein) op 21 september 1946 [Columbia 37063] (78 rpm)

(#4 hit in Amerika voor Tony Martin With The Starlighters And Al. Sack And His Orchestra (Vocal By Tony Martin And The Starlighters) in 1946 [Mercury 3022] (78 rpm)

(#21 hit in Amerika voor The Platters in 1960 [Mercury Records 71697] (45 rpm)

(#78 hit in Amerika voor The Tymes (℗ 1962) in 1964 [Parkway Records P-908] (45 rpm)

(#2 Easy Listening-hit in Amerika voor Frankie Laine (Arranged & Conducted by: Peter DeAngelis) (Produced by Bob Thiele) in 1968 [ABC Records 45-11032] (45 rpm)

(#100 C&W-hit in Amerika voor Rita Remington in 1978 [Plantation Records PL-171] (45 rp

ex aequo:

1947: Freddy Martin and his Orchestra – To Each His Own (1 maand 1)
(vandaag 72 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Jay Livingston; Ray Evans)
(Vocal refrain by Stuart Wade)

(#1 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 31 augustus 1946)

1948: Bing Crosby – Near You (4 maanden 1)
(vandaag 71 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Francis Craig /Tekst: Kermit Goell)

(#1 hit in Amerika voor Francis Craig (Vocal by Bob Lamm) (Francis Craig at the piano); B-kant van Red Rose op 30 augustus 1947 [Bullet 1001] (78 rpm)

(#2 hit in Amerika voor Andrews Sisters with Schoen and His Orchestra (Vocal with Orchestra) op 25 oktober 1947 [Decca 24171] (78 rpm)

(#3 hit in Amerika voor Larry Green and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Trio) op 25 oktober 1947 RCA Victor 20-2421] (78 rpm)

(#3 hit in Amerika voor Alvino Rey And his Orchestra (Vocal by Jimmy Joyce) op 11 oktober 1947 [Capitol B452] (78 rpm)

(#4 hit in Amerika voor Elliot Lawrence and his Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Rosalind Patton) op 1 november 1947 [Columbia 37838] (78 rpm)

(#12 hit in Amerika voor Dick “Two Ton” Baker And His Music Makers (Vocal by Two Ton Baker) op 25 oktober 1947 [Merury 5066] (78 rpm)

(#10 hit in Amerika voor Roger Williams (with Orchestra Directed by Hal Kanner) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} op 29 september 1958 [Kapp K-233X] (45 rpm)

(#74 C&W-hit in Amerika voor Lamar Morris (Produced by Jim Vienneau) in 1971 [MGM K14289] (45 rpm)

(#1 C&W-hit in Amerika voor George Jones and Tammy Wynette (Produced by Billy Sherrill) {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} (℗ 1976) op 5 februari 1977 [Epic 8-50314] (45 rpm)

ex aequo:

1948: Andrews Sisters with Schoen and His Orchestra – Near You (4 maanden 1)
(vandaag 71 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Francis Craig /Tekst: Kermit Goell)
(Vocal with Orchestra)

(#2 hit in US Pop Singles Charts op 25 oktober 1947)

1967: The Beatles – Penny Lane / Strawberry Fields Forever (5 weken 1)
(vandaag 52 jaar geleden)
(John Lennon; Paul McCartney / John Lennon; Paul McCartney)
(Produced in England by George Martin)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 18 maart 1967)

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

1985: Jim Diamond – I Should Have Known Better [A&M Records K-9569] (1 week 1)
(vandaag 34 jaar geleden)
(Jim Diamond; Graham Lyle)
(Produced by Pip Williams)
(Mixed by Eric Thorngren)
(Published ℗ 1984)

2001: Shaggy (featuring Ricardo “RikRok” Ducent) – It Wasn’t Me (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 18 jaar geleden)
(Orville Burrell; Ricardo Ducent; Shaun Pizzonia; Braun Thompson)
(Background Vocals By Brian & Tony Gold And Shaun “Sting” Pizzonia)
(Musical Instruments Performed By Shaun “Sting” Pizzonia (Drums), Robert Zapata (Guitar), Jerry Johnson And Kevin Bachelor (Brass), Gwen Laster (Violin) And Nigel Staff (Keyboards)
(Recorded And Mixed By Shaun “Sting” Pizzonia At Ranch Recording Studios, NY)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 3 februari 2001)

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France charts sourced from www.infodisc.fr and SNEP. Australia and New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia

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