5 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 5 april

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1975: Minnie Riperton – Lovin’ You [Epic 8-50057] (1 week 1)
Lovin’ You - Minnie Riperton

(vandaag 44 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Minnie Riperton; Richard Rudolph)
(Arranged by Wonderlove [ = Stevie Wonder]
(Produced by Scorbu Productions [ = Stevie Wonder]
(Published ℗ 1974)

(#59 R&B-hit voor Shanice als Lovin’ You (Single Version) (Produced And Arranged By: Narada Michael Walden) (Executive Producers: Jheryl Busby And Narada Michael Walden) in 1992 [Motown 2175] (Cassette-single)

(#3 album-hit voor Sparkle (Produced and Arranged by R. Kelly) (Executive Producer: R. Kelly) in 1998 (CD: Sparkle) [Rock Land Records ‎INTD-90149]

(#10 album-hit voor Sparkle als Lovin’ You (The Remix) in 1999 op de various artists Music Inspired by the Motion Picture (CD: Life) [Rock Land Records ‎INTD-90314

1996: Mariah Carey – Always Be My Baby [Columbia 38-78276] (2 weken 1)
Always Be My Baby - Mariah Carey

(vandaag 23 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Mariah Carey /Muziek: Jermaine Dupri; Mariah Carey; Manuel Seal)
(Produced And Arranged By Mariah Carey And Jermaine Dupri)
(Co-Produced By Manuel Seal)
(Published ℗ 1995)

(#67 hit voor David Cook in 2008)

2008: Leona Lewis – Bleeding Love (4 weken 1)
Bleeding Love - Leona Lewis

(vandaag 11 jaar geleden)
(Ryan Tedder; Jesse McCartney)
(Produced by Ryan Tedder)
(Engineered by Ryan Tedder)
(Assisted by Nate Hertweck and Craig Durrance)
(Mixed by: Phil Tan)
(Recorded at Mansfield Studios, LA, Record Plant, Hollywood and Encore, Burbank)
(All Instruments, Programming and String Arrangement: Ryan Tedder)
(Published ℗ 2007)

(#14 album-hit voor Jesse McCartney in 2008 (CD: Departure) [Hollywood Records ‎509921278020]

(2008: Kidz Bop Kids (CD: Kidz Bop 14) [Razor & Tie 89181]

(2008: Jamie Scott & The Town op Standing in the Rain [Polydor 175 020-9] (CD-single) (4 tracks)

(#6 album-hit in Duitsland voor The Baseballs (Produced by JMC Music [= Andreas John & Erik Macholl] (Arrangement by Erik Macholl & Andreas John) (All vocal and instrument recordings at JMC Music Studio Berlin) (Engineered by Andreas John) (Guitars by Lars Vegas & Erik Macholl) (Piano by Erik Macholl, Erik Macholl & Andreas John) (Bass by Klaas Wendling, Lars Vegas & Erik Macholl) (Drums by Tomas Svensson & Thomas Fietz) (Harmonica by Digger [= Rüdiger Brans] (Additional instruments, additional drums & programmings by Erik Macholl & Andreas John) (Female backings by Eva Jagun) (Additional recordings at low swing studio berlin, engineered by Alexander Ott & Guy Sternberg) (Mixed by Andreas John) (Mastered at Monoposto) (JMC Music works with Steinberg products) in 2009 (CD: Strike!) [Warner Music Group 5051865-9427-2-6]

(#7 hit in Vlaams-België voor Tom Dice (Recorded At Glechar Music Studios) (Arranged And Produced By Tom Dice And Erhan Kurkun) (Mixed By Erhan Kurkun) in 2009 [Sonic Angel ‎SA 0901] (CD-single)

(2008: TK (Produced by Mauro Farina & Factory Team) (Executive Producers: Mauro Farina & Jeff Johnson) (Mastered at Compotech) als Bleeding Love (Dance Remix) op de various artists (CD: Let’s Hear It for the Boy – Vol. 8) [Atlantis ATL. 419-2]

(2008: The Wombats op de various artists (CD: NME Awards 2008) [New Musical Express NME CD 08-01]

(2009: Ladies First (CD: Where my Pitches at?) [Ladies First-CD-Baby 884502400946]

(2009: New Heights op de various artists (CD: Rockin’ Romance) [Destiny Worldwide DWR 06]

(2010: Sabrina (CD: I Love Acoustic Too… Intimate Interpretations of Your Favorite Hits) [MCA Music Inc.-Universal Music Group 532 530-9]

(2011: Rachelle Spring op de various artists (CD: Relaxing Bossa Lounge 3 – Unforgettable Famous Songs in Bossa Nova) [Multimusic BBB-10346]

(2017: Anthony Callea With The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra (CD: Aria Number 1 Hits in Symphony) [Sony Music 88985453372]

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1941: Glenn Miller and his Orch. – I Dreamt I Dwelt In Harlem [Bluebird B-11063] (1 week 3)
I Dreamt I Dwelt In Harlem - Glenn Miller


(vandaag 78 jaar geleden)
(Robert Wright; Ben Smith; Leonard Ware; Jerry Gray)

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

1952: Ella Mae Morse – The Blacksmith Blues [Capitol F1922] (6 weken 3)
The Blacksmith Blues - Ella Mae Morse


(vandaag 67 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Jack Holmes)
(With Orchestra Conducted by Nelson Riddle)
(Vocal with Orchestra)

(B-kant van Love Me or Leave Me)

(#5 album-hit voor Ralph Flanagan in 1952 (LP: Dance to the Top Pops)

(1952: Bruno Henriksen og Hans “Tivoli” Orkester (Refrain: Birthe Wilke) [Philips P 55001 H] (78 rpm) {uit Denemarken}

1975: Ringo Starr – No No Song / Snookeroo [Apple 1880] (2 weken 3)No No Song - Ringo Starr  Snookeroo - Ringo Starr


(vandaag 44 jaar geleden)
(Hoyt Axton / Elton John; Bernie Taupin)
(No No Song: Engineer: Bill Schnee)
(No No Song: Produced by Richard Perry)
(Snookeroo: Engineer: Bill Schnee)
(Snookeroo: Produced by Richard Perry)
(Published ℗ 1974)

1986: John Cougar Mellencamp – R.O.C.K. In The U.S.A. (A Salute to 60’s Rock) [Riva 884 455-7] (1 week 2)
R.O.C.K. In The U.S.A. - John Cougar Mellencamp

(vandaag 33 jaar geleden)
(John Mellencamp)
(Produced by Little Bastard & Don Gehman)
(Published ℗ 1985)

2003: Aaliyah – Miss You (1 week 3)
Miss You - Aaliyah

(vandaag 16 jaar geleden)
(Ted Bishop; Johnta Austin)
(Produced by Teddy Bishop)
(Recorded & Mixed by Acar Key)
(Recorded & Mixed at Sony Studios, NY, NY)
(Executive Producers: Aaliyah, Barry Hankerson, Jomo Hankerson)
(Published ℗ 2002)

2008: Ray J & Yung Berg – Sexy Can I (1 week 3)
Sexy Can I - Ray J & Yung Berg

(vandaag 11 jaar geleden)
(Ray J. [ = William Norwood Jr.]; Christian Ward; Victor S. Carraway)

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1975: Elvis Presley – My Boy [RCA Victor PB-10191] (1 week 1)
My Boy - Elvis Presley

(vandaag 44 jaar geleden)
(Bill Martin; Phil Coulter; Claude Françoise; Jean Pierre Boutayre)
(Vocal Accompaniment by J.D. Sumner & The Stramps)
(Engineers: Dick BaxterMike MoranMickey CroffordAl Pachucki)

(#20 hit in de Hot 100 op 8 maart 1975)

(Het origineel is van Claude François (Les Chœurs sont interprétés par Les Fléchettes et Les Doubles Solutions) als Parce que je t’aime mon enfant op de EP Si douce à mon souvenir uit 1970 [Disques Flèche 6254.025] (45 rpm)

(#13 Easy Listening-hit voor Richard Harris (Produced by Phil Coulter and Bill Martin) (Arranged by Phil Coulter) in 1972 [Dunhill/ABC Records D 4293] (45 rpm)

(1972: Hans Dieckman (Techniek Albert Kos) (Produktie: Peter Koelewijn) (Orkest o.l.v. Job Maarse) als Mijn zoon [Fontana 6013 011] (45 rpm)

(1991: Wim Ravell als Mijn zoon [45-BMF Records 1001]

(2008: Danny de Munk als Mijn zoon (CD: Hart en Ziel) [CMM 2008211]

1986: Atlantic Starr – Secret Lovers [A&M Records AM-2788] (1 week 1)
Secret Lovers - Atlantic Starr

(vandaag 33 jaar geleden)
(David Lewis; Wayne Lewis)
(Produced by David and Wayne Lewis)
(Associate Producer: Jonathan Lewis)
(Published ℗ 1985)

(#3 hit in de Hot 100 op 22 maart 1986)

2003: Santana featuring Michelle Branch – The Game Of Love (Totaal: 4 weken 1)
The Game Of Love - Santana featuring Michelle Branch

(vandaag 16 jaar geleden)
(Alex Ander; Rick Nowels)
(Produced by Alex Ander & Rick Nowels)
(Lead Guitar: Carlos Santana)
(Lead Vocals: Michelle Branch)
(Piano & Organ: Chester Thompson)
(Bass: Benny Rietveld)
(Drums: Brian Collier)
(Percussion: Karl Perazzo)
(Congas: Raul Rekow)
(Trumpet: Bill Ortiz & Julius Melendez)
(Trombone: Jeff Cressman & Martin Wehner)
(Additional Vocals: Andy Vargas & Tony Lindsay)
(Backing Vocals: Michelle Branch, Rick Nowels, Niki Harris & Siedah Garrett)
(Horns Arrangements: Carlos Santana, Bill Ortiz & Jeff Cressman)
(Acoustic Guitar & Keyboards: Rick Nowel)
(Additional Electric Guitar: Rusty Anderson)
(Drum Programming: Wayne Rodrigues)
(Additional Percussion: Louis Conte)
(Engineered by Ben Conrad, Chris Garcia, Randy Wine, Greg Collins, Michael Rosen, Scott Holderby, Eddie Kramer & Tone at The Big Space, Santa Monica, CA & Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA)
(Mixed by Manny Marroquin at Larrabee Studio North, North Hollywood, CA)
(Assistant Engineers: Kieron Menzies & Alan Veucosovic)
(Project Coordinators for Alex Ander & Rick Nowels: Kirstin Johnson & Robert Cappadona)
(Album Producers: Clive Davis & Carlos Santana)
(Executive Producer: Antonio “LA” Reid)
(Published ℗ 2002)
(terug op #1: 24-05-2003 en 31-05-2003 (2 weken)

(#5 hit in de Hot 100 op 30 november 2003)

2014: Passenger – Let Her Go (4 weken 1)
Let Her Go - Passenger

(vandaag 5 jaar geleden)
(Mike Rosenberg)
(Produced by Mike Rosenberg)

(#5 hit in de Hot 100 op 22 februari 2014)

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

1969: Classic IV Featuring Dennis Yost – Traces [Imperial 66352] (1 week 2)Traces - Classic IV

(vandaag 50 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Buddy Buie; J.R. Cobb [ = James Barney Cobb, Jr.]
(Producer: Buddy Buie)
(Arranged by Emory Gordy)

(#2 hit in de Hot 100 op 29 maart 1969)

{Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(#11 album-hit voor The Ventures {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Medley: Spooky/Traces/Stormy  in 1969 (LP: Hawaii Five-O) [Liberty LST-8061]

(#74 album hit voor The Lettermen (Produced by Al De Lory) (Orchestra Arranged and Conducted by Mort Garson) (Vocal arrangements are by The Lettermen and Wilson Brown) (Special thanks to Doug Curran) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 1969 (LP: I Have Dreamed) [Capitol Records ‎ST-202]

(#95 album-hit voor Billy Vaughn in 1969 (LP: The Windmills of Your Mind) [Dot Records DLP 25,937]

(#98 album-hit voor Brenda Lee in (Arranged & Conducted by Marty Manning) 1969 (LP: Johnny One Time) [Decca DL 75111]

(#157 album-hit voor Ed Ames (Arr. and cond. by Jimmie Haskell) (Produced by Jim Foglesong) in 1969 (LP: The Windmills of Your Mind) [RCA Victor LSP-4172]

(#182 album-hit voor Hugo Montenegro (Produced by Jack Pleis and Joe Reisman) in 1969 (LP: Moog Power) [RCA Victor LSP-4170]

(#200 album-hit voor Andre Kostelanetz And His Orchestra (Arranged by Luther Henderson) in 1969 (LP: Traces Featuring: I’ve Gotta Be Me/Galveston) [Columbia CS 9823]

(1969: Lenny Dee (Arranged by Jim Hall) (LP: Little Green Apples) [Decca DL 75112]

(#3 Easy Listening-hit voor The Lettermen (Produced by Al De Lory) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Traces/Memories Medley in 1970 [Capitol 2697] (45 rpm)

(#90 album-hit voor Bobby Vinton (Produced by Billy Sherrill) (Arranged by Hank Levine) in 1970 (LP: My Elusive Dreams) [Epic BN 26540]

(#183 album-hit voor Billy Paul (Produced By: Kenneth Gamble-Leon Huff) (Arranged By Stanley Johnson) (Recorded At: Sigma Sound Studios, Philadelphia, PA) (Engineered By: Joe Tarsia) (Mastered At: Frankford/Wayne Recording Labs, Philadelphia, PA) in 1970 (LP: Ebony Woman) [Neptune Records NLPS-201]

(#199 album-hit voor Tony Sandler & Ralph Young (Arranged and Conducted by Jimmy Jones) (Produced by David Cavanaugh) (Associate Producer: John Palladino) in 1970 (LP: Honey Come Back) [Capitol ST-449]

(1970: Alan Blackie Schackner with the New Group (Arranged and Conducted by Alan Blackie Schackner) (LP: The Electronic Harmonica) [RCA Camden CAS 2378]

(1970: Mel Tormé (Arranged and Conducted by Jimmy Jones) (LP: Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on My Head) [Capitol ST-430]

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

(#30 C&W-hit voor Sonny James: The Southern Gentleman (Produced by Kelso Herston) in 1972 [Capitol 3398] (45 rpm)

2014: A Great Big World And Christina Aguilera – Say Something (3 weken 3)
Say Something - A Great Big World And Christina Aguilera

(vandaag 5 jaar geleden)
(Ian Axel; Chad Vaccarino; Mike Campbell)
(Produced And Mixed By Dan Romer)
(Engineered By Dan Romer And Ted Tuthill At Sear Sound, New York, NY And The Orphanage, Los Angeles, CA)
(Assistant Engineered By Cameron Alexander)
(Strings Arrangements By Dan Romer)
(Violin By Mark Robertson)
(Viola By Andrew Duckles)
(Cello By Vanessa FreebrairnSmith)
(Additional Editing By Mike Tuccillo)
(Mixed By Manny Marroquin)
(Additional Mixing By Devin Kerr)
(Mastered By Dave Kutch At Sterling Sound, New York, NY)
(Vocals By Ian Axel and Christina Aguilera)
(Christina Aguilera Vocals Engineered By Stuart Schenk At Nightbird Recording Studios, Los Angeles, CA)
(Assistant Engineered By Angelo Caputo)
(Published ℗ 2013)

(#4 hit in de Hot 100 op 28 december 2013)

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1975: Johnny Rodriguez – I Just Can’t Get Her Out Of My Mind [Mercury 73659] (1 week 1)
I Just Can’t Get Her Out Of My Mind - Johnny Rodriguez

(vandaag 44 jaar geleden)
(Larry Gatlin)
(Produced By Jerry Kennedy)
(Published ℗ 1974)

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

1980: Bellamy Brothers – Sugar Daddy (Edit) [Curb Records/Warner Bros. Records WBS 49160] (1 week 1)
Sugar Daddy - Bellamy Brothers
(vandaag 39 jaar geleden)
(David Bellamy)
(Produced By Michael Lloyd)

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

1986: Gary Morris – 100% Chance Of Rain [Warner Bros. Records 7-28823] (1 week 1)
100 Chance Of Rain - Gary Morris

(vandaag 33 jaar geleden)
(Charlie Black; Austin Roberts)
(Produced By Jim Ed Norman)
(Published ℗ 1985)

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

1997: Trace Adkins – (This Ain’t) No Thinkin’ Thing [Capitol Nashville S7 19524] (1 week 1)
(This Ain’t) No Thinkin’ Thing - Trace Adkins


(vandaag 22 jaar geleden)
(Tim Nichols; Mark D. Sanders)

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

(#53 album-hit voor Trace Adkins ‎(Produced By Scott Hendricks) in 1996 (CD: DreaminOut Loud) [Capitol Nashville ‎7243-8-37222-2-8]

2003: Darryl Worley – Have You Forgotten? (Original Version) [Dreamworks Records/EMI B-0000063-21] (7 weken 1)
Have You Forgotten - Darryl Worley


(vandaag 16 jaar geleden)
(Darryl Worley; Wynn Varble)
(Produced by Frank Rogers and James Stroud)

(#22 hit in de Hot 100 op 12 april 2003)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1969: Jerry Butler – Only The Strong Survive [Mercury 72898] (2 weken 1)
Only The Strong Survive - Jerry Butler

(vandaag 50 jaar geleden)
(Kenneth Gamble; Leon Huff; Jerry Butler)
(Produced by Kenneth Gamble & Leon Huff)
(Arranged by Bobby MartinThom Bell)

(#4 hit in de Hot 100 op 19 april 1969)

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

(#13 album-hit voor Elvis Presley in 1969 (LP: From Elvis in Memphis) [RCA LSP-4155]

(1969: Skeeter Davis (Arranged and Produced by Ronnie Light) (LP: Maryfrances) [RCA Victor LSP-4200]

(#68 R&B-hit voor Billy Paul (Produced by Kenneth Gamble and Leon Huff) (Arranged by Jack Faith) (℗ 1977) in 1978 [Philadelphia International Records ZS8 3635] (45 rpm)

1975: Eddie Kendricks – Shoeshine Boy [Tamla T 54257F] (1 week 1)
Shoeshine Boy - Eddie Kendricks

(vandaag 44 jaar geleden)
(Harry Booker; Linda Allen)
(Produced By: Frank Wilson & Leonard Caston)
(Arranged By: Sanford Shire & Jerry Long)

(#18 hit in de Hot 100 op 31 mei 1975)

1980: The Brothers Johnson – Stomp! [A&M Records 2216-S] (2 weken 1)
Stomp! - The Brothers Johnson

(vandaag 39 jaar geleden)
(Louis Johnson; George Johnson; Valerie Johnson; Rod Temperton)
(Produced by Quincy Jones)

(#7 hit in de Hot 100 op 24 mei 1980)

(#15 album-hit voor Brothers Johnson (Executive Producer: Mary Kushner) (Engineers: Leslie Ann Jones and David Frazer) in 1982 op various artists (LP: Jane Fonda’s Workout Record) [Columbia ‎CX2 38054]

1986: Prince And The RevolutionKiss [Paisley Park 7-28751] (4 weken 1)
Kiss - Prince And The Revolution

(vandaag 33 jaar geleden)
(Prince And The Revolution)
(Produced, Composed And Performed By Prince And The Revolution)
(Arranged by David Z.)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 19 april 1986)

(Uit de Prince-film Under the Cherry Moon met in de hoofdrollen Prince & Jerome Benton (the Time), draait vanaf 2 juli 1986 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(#31 pop-hit voor The Art Of Noise Featuring Tom Jones

(Prince)
(Arranged and Produced by The Art of Noise) (℗ 1988) in 1989 [China Records 871 038-7] (45 rpm)

(#50 hit in Engeland voor Age Of Chance (Produced by Age Of Chance) (Engineered By Robert Gordon) (Recorded At Fon Studios Sheffield 1986 (℗ 1986) in 1987 [Fon AGE 5] (45 rpm)

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

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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]

1956: Gloria Lasso – L’étranger au paradis (Stranger in paradise) [La voix de son maître 7 EGF 193] (5 weken 1)


(vandaag 63 jaar geleden)
(Francis Blanche · Robert Wright / Arr. George Forrest)
(Orchestre, direction: Frank Pourcel)
(de l’opérette « Kismet »)
(Sur un thème de Borodine)
(A-kant 1: Amour, castagnettes et tango (Hernando’s hideaway) (François Llenas – Richard Adler et Jerry Ross)
(A-kant 2: Malaguena (Elpidio Ramirez)
(B-kant 1: L’étranger au paradis (Stranger in paradise) de l’opérette « Kismet » (Francis Blanche – Robert Wright, arrgt George Forrest – sur un thème de Borodine)
(B-kant 2: Adieu, mon pays (Raymond Bravard – Tito Fuggi)

(Gebaseerd op Polowetzer Tänze van Aleksandr Borodin uit 1888 in de opera Fürst Igor)

(1937: Leopold Stokowski and the Philadelphia Orchestra (Written by Aleksandr Borodin – Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov & Alexander Glazunov) (Orchestra) als Dances of the Polovtsian Maidens Part 1 (“Prince Igor”) [His Master’s Voice D.B. 3232] (78 rpm)

(1953: Richard Kiley and Doretta Morrow

(Words and Music by Robert Wright and George Forrest) in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie Kismet, ging op 3 december 1953 in Ziegfeld Theatre, NY in première. Na 583 keer is op 23 april 1955 de laatste voorstelling)

(#29 hit in Amerika voor Gordon MacRae

(Words and Music by Robert Wright and George Forrest)
(with Orchestra Conducted by Van Alexander)
(Vocal with Orchestra) als Stranger in Paradise in 1953 [Capitol F2652] (45 rpm)

(#2 hit in Amerika voor Tony Bennett with Percy Faith and his Orchestra and Chorus

(Words and Music by Robert Wright and George Forrest)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas} {Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} op 6 februari 1954 [Columbia 4-40121] (45 rpm)

(#3 hit in Amerika voor Four Aces Featuring Al Alberts

(Words and Music by Robert Wright and George Forrest)
(Vocal with Orchestra and Chorus Directed by Jack Pleis)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} op 23 januari 1954 [Decca 9-28927] (45 rpm)

(#4 album-hit in Amerika voor Doretta Morrow and Richard Kiley in 1954 op de Alfred Drake Original Broadway Cast (LP: Kismet) [Columbia Masterworks ML 4850]

(#10 hit in Amerika voor Tony Martin with Hugo Winterhalter’s Orchestra and Chorus

(Words and Music by Robert Wright and George Forrest) als Stranger in Paradise op 16 januari 1954 [RCA Victor 47-5535] (45 rpm)

(#14 album-hit in Amerika voor Percy Faith and his Orchestra

(Robert Wright George Forrest)
(Music from the Broadway Production) als Stranger in Paradise in 1954 (LP: Kismet) [Columbia ‎CL 550]

(#8 album-hit in Amerika voor Mantovani and his Orchestra in 1955 (LP: Song Hits from Theatreland) [London LL.1219]

(#14 hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Eddie Calvert

(Robert Wright – George Forrest)
(The Man with the Golden Trumpet) with Norrie Paramor and His Orchestra in 1955 [Columbia D.B. 3594] (EMI) (78 rpm)

(#17 hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Bing Crosby (with Orchestra directed by John Scott Trotter) in 1955 [Brunswick 45-05410] (45 rpm)

(#19 hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Don Cornell (with The Roland Shaw Orchestra) in 1955 [Vogue Q.72073] (78 rpm)

(1955: Tony Bennett ‎{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} (10″ LP: Alone at Last with Tony Bennett) [Columbia ‎CL 2507]

(1955: Ann Blyth and Vic Damone

(Words and Music by Robert Wright and George Forrest)
in de film Kismet, draait vanaf 8 oktober 1955 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(1955: The Four Aces Featuring Al Alberts (Vocal with Orchestra directed by Jack Pleis) ‎(LP: Mood for Love) [Decca DL 8122]

(1955: Franck Pourcel et son gand orchestre à cordes (Written by Richard Adler – Jerry Ross) als L’étranger au paradis (Stranger in paradise) (de l’opérette « Kismet ») (Written by Robert Wright – arr. George Forrest – sur un thème de Borodine) (LP: Amour, danse et violons Nº 6) [La voix de son maître FFLP 1078]

(1956: Luis Mariano (Adapt.: Francis Blanche) (Arrgt. George Forrest) (Orchestre, direction: Jacques-Henry Rys) (Castagnettes: Esmeralda) (de l’opérette « Kismet ») (sur un thème de Borodine) als L’etranger au paradis (Stranger in paradise) (EP: L’etranger au paradis) [La voix de son maître 7 EGF 192] (45 rpm) (4-track EP) (Franse versie)

(1956: Dario Moreno avec Michel Legrand et son orchestre et les “Blue Stars” (Adapt.: Francis Blanche) (extrait de « Kismet ») (sur un thème de Borodine) als L’etranger au paradis (Stranger in paradise) (EP: No. 4) [Philips ‎432.057 NE] (45 rpm) (4-track EP) (Franse versie)

(1956: Olavi Virta ja orkestri (Adapt.: Saukki [= Niilo Sauvo Pellervo Puhtila] als Vieras paratiisissa (Stranger in Paradise) (EP: Päivän iskelmiä 1) [Triola NE 140] (45 rpm) (4-track EP) (Finse versie)

(1957: Coleman Hawkins (Music Arranged and Conducted by Glenn Osser) (LP: The Gilded Hawk) [Capitol T-819]

(1957: Lawrence Welk (Instrumental) (LP: The World’s Finest Music as Interpreted by Lawrence Welk) [Coral CRL 57113]

(1958: Edmundo Ros And His Orchestra (LP: Ros on Broadway) [London PS.110]

(#8 album-hit in Amerika voor The Exotic Sounds of Martin Denny (Instrumental) (Producer: Si Waronker) in 1959 (LP: Quiet Village) [Liberty ‎LST 7122]

(1959: Earl Bostic (LP: Sweet Tunes of the Fantastic 50’s) [King KS 602]

(#4 album-hit in Amerika voor Ray Conniff And His Orchestra And Chorus in 1960 (LP: Say It with Music (A Touch of Latin) [Columbia CS 8282]

(#25 album-hit in Amerika voor Roger Williams with Orchestra Directed by Frank Hunter and Pete King in 1960 (LP: Always) [Kapp KS-3056]

(1960: Caterina Valente (Written by Alexander Borodin – Arr.: Werner Müller) (from the opera “Prince Igor”) (Werner Müller and His Orchestra) als Theme from Polovetzian Dances (LP: Classic with a Chaser) [RCA Victor LSP 2119]

(1960: Caterina Valente (Written by Robert Wright – George Forrest – Arr.: Addy Flor) (Based on Borodin’s Polovetzian Dances (Werner Müller and His Orchestra and Caterina Valente) als Stranger in Paradise (LP: Classic with a Chaser) [RCA Victor LSP 2119]

(#3 album-hit in Amerika voor The Command All-Stars (Doc Severinsen, Bobby Byrne, Bob Haggart, Moe Wechsler, Phil Bodner, Ezelle Watson, Romeo Penque, Bernie Glow, Cliff Leeman, Artie Marotti, Sol Gubin, Al Cassamenti, Dominic Cortese, Willie Rodriguez, Mel Davis, Stanley Webb, Tony Mottola) (Originated And Produced By Enoch Light) (Associate Producer: Julie Klages) (Recording Chief: Robert Fine) (Mastering: George Piros) als Theme from Polovetzian Dances (℗ 1960) in 1961 (LP: Persuasive Percussion – Volume 3) [Command ‎RS 817-SD]

(1961: George Shearing and The Montgomery Brothers add Armando Peraza and Ricardo Chimelis, Latin Percussion) (LP: George Shearing and the Montgomery Brothers) [Jazzland JLP 955]

(#36 album-hit in Amerika voor Ronnie Aldrich (Produced by Hugh Mendl and Mark White) (Recording Engineer: Arthur Bannister) in 1962 (LP: Ronnie Aldrich and his Two Piano) [London Phase 4 Stereo SP.44018]

(#37 album-hit in Amerika voor Tony Bennett With Ralph Sharon and His Orchestra ‎(Recorded Live June 9, 1962) (Produced by Ernie Altschuler) in 1962 (LP: Tony Bennett at Carnegie Hall Part I) [Columbia C2L-23 ‎CS 8705]

(1962: Tony Bennett (Produced by Ernie Altschuler) (LP: “Mr. Broadway” Tony’s Greatest Broadway Hits) [Columbia CS 8563]

(1962: Sammy Davis Jr. (Arranged and Conducted by Morton Stevens) (LP: All-Star Spectacular) [Reprise R9-6033]

(#96 album-hit in Amerika voor Al (He’s the King) Hirt (Al Hirt, Trumpet with Orchestra Arranged and Conducted  by Marty Paich) (Produced by Steve Sholes) (Recorded in Hollywood, California) (Engineer Al Schmitt) in 1963 (LP: Trumpet and String) [RCA Victor LSP 2584]

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

(#73 album-hit in Amerika voor Lenny Welch in 1964 LP: Since I Fell for You…) [Cadence CLP 3068]

(#122 hit in Amerika voor The Tymes (Arranged and Produced by Roy Straigis) {Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} als Stranger in Paradise in 1964 (LP: Somewhere) [Parkway Records SP-7039]

(1964: Ace Cannon And His Alto Sax (Supervision: Joe Cuoghi) (Engineer: Ray Harris) (LP: Ace Cannon Plays the Great Show Tunes) [Hi Records SHL 32019]

(#8 album-hit in Amerika voor The Supremes (Produced by Brian Holland & Lamont Dozier) in 1966 (LP: I Hear a Symphony) [Motown MS 643]

(#111 album-hit in Amerika voor Jerry Vale (Produced by Ernie Altschuler) (Arranged and Conducted by Marty Manning) 1966 (LP: Great Moments on Broadway) [Columbia CS 9289]

(#147 album-hit in Amerika voor Jim Nabors (Produced by Jack Gold) (Arranged and Conducted by Alan Coperland) in 1967 (LP: The Things I Love) [Columbia CS 9503]

(#57 album-hit in Amerika voor Diana Ross and the Supremes (with Orchestra Conducted by Jimmy Garrett) (Produced By: Tony Palmer) (Recording Engineer: Malcolm Addey) als With a Song in My Heart / Stanger in Paradise / Wonderful Wonderful / Without a Song in 1968 (LP: Diana Ross and the Supremes ‘Live’ at London’s Talk of the Town) [Motown MS 676]

(1978: Shake (Arr. et Dir. d’Orch. Tony Rallo) (Studio CBE – Bernard Estardy – Jean-Louis Proust) als L’étranger au paradis (Stranger in paradise) [Orlando International Shows ‎49.450] (45 rpm)

(#12 hit in Nederland voor Julio Iglesias

(Alexander Borodin / Adapt.: Julio IglesiasManuel de la CalvaRamón Arcusa)
(Arreglos Orquestales y Dirección: Ramón Arcusa)
(Produccion: Ramón Arcusa) als Quiereme (Basada en las Danzas Polovtsianas de “El Principe Igor”) in 1979 [CBS – CBS 7900] (45 rpm) (Spaanse versie)

(1987: Paul Mauriat ‎(Direction et arrangements: Paul Mauriat) (Enrégistré au Studio des Dames, Paris) (Ingénieurs du son: Jean-Louis Labro et Dominique Poncet) (Assistant: Christophe Dubois) (Produit par Paul Mauriat et Valentin Coupeau) (LP: Nagekidori) [Philips ‎832 715-1]

(1988: Fausto Papetti (Produzione: Ezio Leoni) (Arrangiamenti: Reddy Bobbio) (LP: Oggi 4 – Quarantaseiesima Raccolta) [CBS ‎- CBS 463144 1]

(1992: Saint Etienne als Strangers in Paradise op de various artists (CD: Ruby Trax – The NME’s Roaring Forty) [Forty Records NME40CD]

(#28 album-hit in Groot-Brittannië voor James Last And Richard Clayderman als Strangers in Paradise in 1994 (CD: Love Songs) [Polydor ‎523 824-2]

(1993: Jo Vally (Adapt.: Luc Smets – Christel Devos) als Neem Me Mee (CD: De sleutel van je dromen) [Indisc ‎2100479]

(2004: Helmut Lotti als Dream Away (CD: From Russia with Love) [Universal ‎986 7608]

(2006: Tony Christie (CD: Simply in Love) [Tug Records ‎SNOGCD03]

(2006: Montefiori Cocktail ‎(CD: Montefiori Appetizer Volume 2!) [EMI Italiana S.p.A. 0946-382320-2-5]

(2008: Alfio als Strangers in Paradise (CD: Classic Rewinds) [One Voice Entertainment OVE20080321]

(#1 hit album-hit in Amerika voor Tony Bennett duet with Andrea Bocelli

(Words and Music by Robert Wright and George Forrest)
(Produced by: Phil Ramone and Dae Bennett)
(Arranged and Conducted by Jorge Calandrelli)
(Piano: Lee Musiker)
(Bass: Marshall Wood)
(Drums: Harold Jones)
(Guitar: Gray Sargent)
(Executive Producer: Danny Bennett)
{Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas} als Stranger in Paradise in 2011 op de Tony Bennett (CD: Duets II) [RPM Records 88697662532]

(2012: Garry Hagger (Adapt.: Bart Herman) als Alleen hier in Niemandsland (Stranger in paradise) (CD: Klassiek in pop) [Lied 10082]

(2015: Christian Delagrange (Adapt.: George Forrest) als L’étranger au paradis (CD: Ballades en France) [Wagram Music 3321692] (Franse versie)

(2015: Guy Neve (Adapt.: Dennis Peirs [= Jo De Clercq] als Paradijs (CD: Vitaal) [EIC EICM-100-0014]

1957: Dalida – Bambino « Guaglione » [Barclay 70 068] (31 weken 1)



(vandaag 62 jaar geleden)
(Musique de Giuseppe Fanciulli / Paroles Françaises de Jacques Larue)
(Accompagnée par Raymond Lefèvre et son orchestre)
(A-kant 1: Bambino « Guaglione » (Jacques Larue – Giuseppe Fanciulli)
(A-kant 2: Aime-moi (J. Vidalin – Jacques Datin)
(B-kant 1: Eh ! ben (Hey There, du show « The Pajama Game») (Arthur Lesser – Richard Adler – Jerry Ross)
(B-kant 2: Por favor (Pierre Delanoë – Joe Sherman)

(Het origineel is van Aurelio Fierro

(Nisa Salerno – canz. Aurelio Fierro)
(4° Festival della Canzone Napoletana – 1956)
(Orchestra Napoletana della Canzone diretta dal Mo Mino Campanino) als Guaglione uit 1956 [Durium Ld A 6053] (45 rpm) (Italiaanse versie)

(1956: Renato Carosone e il suo Quartto (Giuseppe Fanciulli – Nisa Salerno, arr. Renato Carosone) (Canta: Renato Carosone in napoleta) als Guaglione (EP: Guaglione) [Pathé 45E GQ 528] (45 rpm) (Italiaanse versie)

(1956: Grazia Gresi (Giuseppe Fanciulli – Nisa Salerno) (1.o premio al IV Festival della Canzone Napoletana) (con Orchestre dir. de Alfredo Giannini) als Guaglione [“La voce del padrone” NH 3667] (78 rpm) (Italiaanse versie)

(1956: Marino Marini ed il suo quartetto canta Ruggero Cori (Nisa Salerno – Giuseppe Fanciulli) als Guaglione [Durium L.d. A 6059] (45 rpm) (Italiaanse versie)

(1956: Claudio Villa (Nisa Salerno – Giuseppe Fanciulli) (1.o premio al IV Festival della Canzone Napoletana) (Gino Conte e la sua Orchestre) als Guaglione [Vis Radio VI M Q N 36007] (78 rpm) (Italiaanse versie)

(1957: Carmen Déziel (Adapt.: Jacques Larue) (Ensemble dirigé par Roger Lesourd) als Bambino (Guaglione) [RCA Victor 57-5342] (45 rpm) (Franse versie)

(1957: Georges Guétary avec “Les Quatre de Paris” (Adapt.: Jacques Larue) (Orchestre direction: Jo Moutet) als Bambino (EP: Que sera, sera) [Pathé EG 242 M] (45 rpm) (4-track EP)

(1957: Ingert Hoffman (Adapt.: Ninita [= Ingrid Anna Lisen Sylvan] als En grabb i Neapel (EP: En grabb i Neapel) [Sonora SEP 102] (45 rpm) (4-track EP) (Zweedse versie)

(1957: Udo Jürgens – Die Octavios (Adapt.: Wolfgang Neukirchner) als Peppino [Heliodor 45 0128] (45 rpm) (Duitse versie)

(1957: Gloria Lasso (Adapt.: Jacques Larue) (Orchestre direction: Franck Pourcel) als Bambino (EP: Bambino) [La voix de son maître 7 EGF 255 M] (45 rpm) (Franse versie)

(1957: Leo Leandros und die Original Calypso-Stars (Adapt.: Wolfgang Neukirchner – Arr. Wolf Hausmann) als Peppino (Guaglione); B-kant van Komm Mister Talliman [Philips 344 971 PF] (45 rpm) (Duitse versie)

(1957: Dean Martin (Adapt.: Alan Bergman – Marilyn Bergman) (Vacal Group wit Orchestra) (with Orchestra Conducted by Gus Levene) als The Man Who Plays the Mandolino [Capitol F 3648] (45 rpm)

(1957: Elias Palola ja Decca-orkesteri (Joht. Matti Viljanen) (Adapt.: Saukki [= Niilo Sauvo Pellervo Puhtila] als Poika varjoiselta kujalta (Guaglione) [Decca SD 5400] (45 rpm) (Finse versie)

(1957: Sing-Song Sisters (Adapt.: Saukki [= Niilo Sauvo Pellervo Puhtila] als Poika varjoiselta kujalta (EP: Tytöt Laulavat) [45-Scandia SEP 61] (4-track EP) (Finse versie)

(1957: Maynie Sirén (Adapt.: san. Saukki [= Niilo Sauvo Pellervo Puhtila] als Poika varjoiselta kujalta (EP: Maynie Sirénin suosituimmat 2) [His Master’s Voice 7EGY 16] (45 rpm) (4-track EP) (Finse versie)

(1957: Olavi Virta (Adapt.: suom. san. Saukki [= Niilo Sauvo Pellervo Puhtila] – sov. Kaarto Vasa) als Poika varjoiselta kujalta (Guaglione); B-kant van Ikkunaprinssi [Triola T 4329] (78 rpm) (Finse versie)

(1958: Gordon Franks And His Orchestra (Written by Giuseppe Fanciulli) als Guaglione; B-kant van Tea for Two Cha-Cha [Embassy 45-WB 310] (45 rpm)

(1958: Lis Jannie med Ib Renards orkester (Adapt.: Knud Pheiffer) als En dreng i Neapel; B-kant van På Æbleøen [45-Triola TD 45] (Finse versie)

(1958: Mortierorgel (Written by Giuseppe Fanciulli – Panzera) als Mortierorgel-potpourri nr. 2: Guaglione/Buona sera/Veel bittere tranen; B-kant van Mortierorgel-potpourri nr. 1: Liechtensteiner Polka (Polka d’amour)/Tulpen uit Amsterdam/Melodie d’amour [Polydor NH 66 684] (45 rpm)

(1958: The Swings (Written by Nisa Salerno – Giuseppe Fanciulli) als Guaglione; B-kant van Tom Dooley van The Four Dreams [Bell Record 98] (56 rpm)

(#38 album-hit voor Enoch Light and the Light Brigade (Written by Nisa Salerno – Giuseppe Fanciulli) als Guaglione (℗ 1958) in 1959 (LP: I Want to Be Happy Cha Cha’s) [Grand Award G.A. 222-S.D.]

(1959: Perez Prado And His Orchestra (Written by Nisa Salerno – Giuseppe Fanciulli) (Producer: Herman Diaz, Jr.) als Guaglione [RCA Victor 47-7337] (45 rpm)

(#9 album-hit in Amerika voor Connie Francis (Adapt.: Marilyn Keith – Alan Bergman) (Tony Osborne and his Orchestra with The Rita Williams Singers) als Guaglione ‎in 1960 (LP: More Italian Favorites) [MGM SE3871]

(1962: Xavier Cugat and His Orchestra als Guaglione (LP: Cugat Plays Continental Hits) [Mercury Records PPS-6021]

(#41 album-hit in Amerika Tony Mottola (Written by Giuseppe Fanciulli – Nisa Salerno) (Originated and Produced by Enoch Light) als Guaglione in 1962 (LP: Roman Guitar – Volume 2) [Command RS 836-S.D.]

(1975: Flemming Krøll (Adapt.: Knud Pheiffer) (Indspillet i Metronome Studio februar 1975) (Teknik: Birger Svan) (Producer: Leif Pedersens) (Orkester under ledelse af Leif Pedersen) als En dreng i Neapel (Guaglione) (LP: Viser på en ny måde) [Metronome BP 7748] (Finse versie)

(1977: Tapani Kansa (Adapt.: Saukki [= Niilo Sauvo Pellervo Puhtila] – sov. Tapani Kansa) als Poika varjoiselta kujalta (Guaglione) [CBS – CBS 5734] (45 rpm) (Finse versie)

(1978: Plastic Bertrand (Adapt.: Jacques Larue) (Production par Lou Deprijck) (Studio Morgan – Bruxelles) (Ingénieur: Alan Ward) als Bambino; B-kant van Le petit tortillard [RKM ‎4B006-61013] (45 rpm) (Franse versie)

(1978: Annikki Tähti ja Lasse Kuusela (Adapt.: Saukki [= Niilo Sauvo Pellervo Puhtila] als Poika varjoiselta kujalta op de various artists (LP: Kaikkien aikojen iskelmät) [Mars ML 107] (Finse versie)

(1996: Die Flippers (Adapt.: Deutscher Text: Glando) (Produziert von Uwe Busse) (Arrangiert von Rainer Burmann) (Toningenieure: Manfred Struck und Rainer Kalb) (Aufgenommen im Uwe Busse Tonstudio, Arolsen) (Digital Mastering by MM-Sound) als Tschau, tschau, Bambina (CD: Liebe ist … mein erster Gedanke) [Ariola 74321 33897 2] (Duitse versie)

(2000: Schatteman & Couvreur (Adapt.: Jacques Larue) als Bambino (CD: Azzuri) [CNR Music ‎2103157] (Franse versie)

(2002: Pirkka-Pekka Petelius (Adapt.: Saukki [= Niilo Sauvo Pellervo Puhtila] als Poika varjoiselta kujalta (Guaglione) (CD: Poika varjoisalta kujalta) [Ranka Recordings RA 077] (Finse versie)

(2006: Patrizio Buanne (Adapt.: Steven Crosby) als Bella Bella Signorina (Guaglione) (CD: Forever Begins Tonight) [Universal 0602517073487] (Engelse versie)

(2006: Amanda Lear (Adapt.: Jacques Larue) als Bambino (LP: With Love) [Edina Music ‎YC 151166]

(2007: Patty Pravo (Adapt.: Jacques Larue) (Arranged by Fulvio Maras) als Bambino (Guaglione) (CD: Spero che ti piaccia …pour toi) [Kyrone GPKR 06026] (Franse versie)

(2012: Faudel (Adapt.: Jacques Larue) als Bambino op de various artists (CD: Depuis qu’elle est partie…) [Orlando Productions ‎533 843 2] (Franse versie)

(2012: Amanda Lear (Adapt.: Jacques Larue) als Bambino op de various artists (CD: Depuis qu’elle est partie…) [Orlando Productions ‎533 843 2] (Franse versie)

(2014: Wendy Van Wanten (Adapt.: Peter van Noort) als Ik ga weer leven (CD: Wendy zingt Dalida) [CNR VDP 59065]

(2016: Berline (Adapt.: Jacques Larue) als Bambino (CD: Mes révérences…) [Harmonia Mundi 31 490280883 2 8] (Barcode) (Franse versie)

(2017: Ibrahim Maalouf avec Alain Souchon (Adapt.: Jacques Larue) als Bambino (CD: Dalida by Ibrahim Maalouf) [Barclay 670 359-2] (Franse versie)

(2007: Pentti Hietanen (Adapt.: Saukki [= Niilo Sauvo Pellervo Puhtila] als Poika varjoiselta kujalta (CD: Con amore) [Capitol Records ‎0946 386663 2 5] (Finse versie)

2003: Chimène Badi – Entre nous [AZ 019719-2] (2 weken 1)


(vandaag 16 jaar geleden)
(Rick Allison)

(2009: Grégory Lemarchal ‎(CD: Rêves) [Mercury ‎532 296 0]

2008: Laurent Wolf feat. Eric Carter – No Stress (Radio Edit) [Columbia ‎88697277792] (1 week 1)


(vandaag 9 jaar geleden)
(Eric Rima · Laurent Wolf · Jeremy Hills)
(Réalisé, mixé et masterisé par Laurent Wolf)
(CD-single) (4-track CD)

(2012: Lise Darly (CD: The Voice la plus belle voix – Compile Vol. 1) [Mercury 370 058-6]

Australië:

1958: Perry Como With Mitchell Ayres’ Orchestra And The Ray Charles Singers – Catch A Falling Star [RCA 10387] (8 weken 1)
(vandaag 61 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Paul Vance; Lee Pockriss /Arr.: Joe Reisman)
(Producer: Joe Reisman)

(#1 hit in de US Top 100 op 24 maart 1958)

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

(#2 hit in West-Duistland voor Peter Alexander und “Die sieben Raben” als Wunderbares Mädchen in 1958 [Polydor NH 23 710] (45 rpm)

1971: Lynn Anderson – Rose Garden (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 48 jaar geleden)
(Joe South)
(Arranged by Cam Mullins)
(Produced by Glenn Sutton)

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

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

(Het origineel is van Billy Joe Royal (Arranged and Produced by Joe South) als I Never Promised You a Rose Garden uit 1967 (LP: Billy Joe Royal Featuring: Hush) [Columbia CS 9581]

(#119 Bubbling Under-hit in Amerika voor Dobie Gray (Produced by Quitman Dennis, Brent Maher, Tommy Amato) in 1969 [White Whale WW-300] (45 rpm)

(#98 hit in Amerika voor Martina McBride als (I Never Promised You A) Rose Garden in 2005)

1976: ABBA – Fernando (14 weken 1)
(vandaag 43 jaar geleden)
(Benny Andersson; Stig Andersson; Björn Ulvaeus)
(Produced by Benny Andersson & Björn Ulvaeus)

(#13 hit in de Hot 100 op 20 november 1976)

{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 Anni-Frid Lyngstad uit 1975 (LP: Frida Ensam) [Polar POLS 265] {Zweedse versie}

1992: The 12th Man featuring M.C.G. Hammer – Marvellous! [EMI 4360152] (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 27 jaar geleden)
(Billy Birmingham; David Froggatt; Bennett)
(Produced by: David ‘Froggy’ Froggatt and Billy Birmingham)
(Recorded at: Abergeldie, Small Cat, Freight Train and the Anchorage)
(Mixed at: Sudios 301)
(Recording Engineer: Froggy)
(Maln Man: Kenny Miller)
(Mixing Engineer: Greg Henderson)
(Music performed by L.B.W. Jazzie Prince And The Fresh Frog (What Wah Guitar)
(Vocals: The 12th Man/M.C.G. Hammer)
(CD-single)

Nieuw-Zeeland:

1981: Dean Waretini – Bridge (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 38 jaar geleden)
(Nini Rosso; George Tait)

(#1 hit in Italië voor Nini Rosso (Orchestra e Coro diretti da Willy Brezza) {het origineel} als Il silenzio op 5 juni 1965 [Sprint SP. A 5550] (45 rpm)

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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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