15 april

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

De nummer 1-hits van 15 april

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1967: Nancy Sinatra & Frank Sinatra – Somethin’ Stupid [Reprise 0561] (4 weken 1)
Somethin’ Stupid - Nancy Sinatra & Frank Sinatra

(vandaag 50 jaar geleden)
(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}

(Het origineel is van Carson And Gaile 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 als Dat afgezaagde zinnetje (Something Stupid) in 1967 [Philips 333 836 JF] (45 rpm)

(#6 album-hit in Engeland 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 (Somethin’ 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 Engeland voor Ali & Kibibi Campbell in 1995)

(#35 hit in Engeland 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 Engeland voor Robbie Williams/Nicole Kidman (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)

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 45 jaar geleden)
(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}

(Het origineel is van Ewan MacColl and Peggy Seeger 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 Engeland 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]

(De volgende dag op 16 april 1972 wordt Apollo 16 vanaf Kennedy Space Center gelanceerd. De bemanning bestaat uit John W. Young (commandant), Charles Moss Duke (piloot maanlander) en Thomas K. Mattingly (piloot commando-module). De maanwagen wordt ook bij deze missie gebruikt en uitvoerig getest. Tijdens deze missie wordt er bijna 96 kg aan monsters van de maan mee terug genomen naar de aarde. Op 27 april 1972 komen de astronauten terug naar de aarde en landen in de 345 km ten zuidoosten van Kersteiland in de Stille Oceaan. De capsule wordt tentoongesteld in het U.S. Space and Rocket Center te Huntsville, Alabama. De maanlander sloeg na ongeveer een jaar stuk op het maanoppervlak.)

1989: Fine Young Cannibals – She Drives Me Crazy [I.R.S./MCA Records IRS-53483] (1 week 1)
She Drives Me Crazy - Fine Young Cannibals

(vandaag 28 jaar geleden)
(David Steele; Roland Gift)
(Produced By David Z And Fine Young Cannibals)
(Published ℗ 1988)

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 22 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)

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1905: Richard Jose – The Day That You Grew Colder (3 weken 3)
The Day That You Grew Colder
(vandaag 112 jaar geleden)
(Paul Dresser)

1916: Billy Murray – Hello, Hawaii, How Are You? [Victor 17944] (2 weken 2)
Hello Hawaii How Are You - Billy Murray
(vandaag 101 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Bert Kalmar; Edgar Leslie /Muziek: Jean Schwartz)
(Tenor with orchestra)

(#1 hit voor Prince’s Orchestra (Dance Music) als Hello Hawaii, How Are You? Introducing: “Take Me to That Midnight Cakewalk Ball” – “I Didn’t Think You’d Care” op 22 april 1916 [Columbia A5780] (78 rpm)

(#7 hit voor Nora Bayes (Comedienne with orchestra) in 1916 [Victor 45099] (78 rpm)

(#8 hit voor Anna Chandler in 1916 [78-Columbia A1939]

1950: Swing and Sway with Sammy Kay – It Isn’t Fair [RCA Victor 47-3115] (6 weken 2)
It Isn’t Fair - Sammy Kay
(vandaag 67 jaar geleden)
(Richard Himber; Frank Warshauer; Sylvester Sprigato)
(Vocal refrain by Don Cornell and The Kaydets)

(B-kant van My Lily and My Rose)

(#8 hit voor Isham Jones and his Orchestra (with vocal refrain) in 1933 [Victor 24367] (78 rpm)

(#5 R&B hit voor Dinah Washington with Teddy Stewart’s Orchestra (Vocal by Dinah Washington) in 1950 [Mercury 8169×45] (45 rpm)

(#13 hit voor Benny Goodman And His Orchestra (Vocal by Buddy Greco and The Singers) in 1950 [Capitol F860] (45 rpm)

(#20 hit voor Bill Farrell (Orchestra conducted by Russ Case) in 1950 [MGM K10637] (45 rpm)

(#22 hit voor Les Brown and his Band of Renown (Vocal Chorus by 4 and A Miss) in 1950; B-kant van Solid as a Rock [Columbia 38735] (78 rpm)

(1961: Billy Eckstine (Bobby Tucker And His Orchestra (Produced by Quincy Jones) [Mercury 71861X]

(1962: Billy Eckstine (LP: Don’t Worry ‘Bout Me) [Mercury SR-60736]

1967: Petula Clark – This Is My Song [Warner Bros. Records 7002] (1 week 3)
This Is My Song - Petula Clark

(vandaag 50 jaar geleden)
(Charles Chaplin)
(Produced by Sonny Burke)
(Arranged & Conducted by Ernie Freeman)

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

(1966: Petula Clark als C’est ma chanson op de EP C’est ma chanson [Vogue ELP. 8508] (45 rpm) {Franse versie}

(1966: André Verchuren et son orchestre als C’est ma chanson op de EP C’est ma chanson [45-Festival FY 2447 M]

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

(#2 hit in Engeland voor Harry Secombe (with orchestra and chorus directed by Wally Scott) in 1967 [Decca BF 1539] (45 rpm)

(#7 album hit voor Engelbert Humperdick in 1967 (LP: Release Me) [Parrot XPAS 71012]

(#10 album hit voor The Lettermen (Produced by Kelly Gordon) (Vocal Arrangements: Wilson Brown and the Lettermen) in 1967 (LP: The Lettermen!!! … and “Live!”) [Capitol Records ST-2758]

(#16 album-hit in Engeland voor Petula Clark in 1967 (LP: Colour My World) [Pye NSPL 18171]

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

(#24 album hit voor Frank Sinatra (Arranged and Conducted by Ernie Freeman) in 1967 (LP: Frank Sinatra) [Reprise FS 1022]

(#27 album-hit voor Pet Clark (Produced by Sonny Burke) (Arranged & Conducted by Ernie Freeman) in 1967 (LP: These Are My Songs) [Warner Bros. WS 1698] {Amerikaanse persing}

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

(#38 album-hit in Engeland voor Pet Clark (Produced by Sonny Burke) (Arranged and conducted by Ernie Freeman) in 1967 (LP: These Are My Songs) [Pye NSPL. 18197] {Engelse persing}

(1967: Lucky Blondo (avec Jacques Denjean et son orchestre) als C’est ma chanson (LP: La dernière valse) [Fontana 885.528 MY] {Franse versie}

(1967: Lucky Blondo (Avec Jaques Denjean et son orchestre) als C’est ma chanson op de EP C’est ma chanson [45-Fontana 460 207 BE]

(1967: Katy Bødtger als Min sang til dig [45-Polydor XM 62071] {Deense versie}

(1967: Petula Clark als Cara felicità [45-Vogue J 35129×45] {Italiaanse versie}

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

(1967: Gitte Hænning als Min sang til dig [45-His Master’s Voice X 8497] {Deense versie}

(1967: Basil Henriques and The Waikiki Islanders (LP: Shades of Hawaii) [Studio 2 Stereo TWO 177]

(1967: Jørgen Ingmann [45-Metronome B 1684] {uit Denemarken}

(1967: Eric James Orchestra in de Charles Chaplin-film A Countess from Hong Kong met in de hoofdrollen Marlon Brando & Sophia Loren, ging op 5 januari 1967 in Londen, Engeland in première)

(1967: Tereza Kesovija als Cara felicità [45-Columbia SCMQ 7040] (EMI)

(1967: Raymond Lefèvre et son grand orchestre (Adapt.: Pierre Delanoë) als C’est ma chanson (LP: Palmarès des chansons N° 3) [Riviera 521 027]

(1967: Le grand orchestre de Paul Mauriat als C’est ma chanson (LP: Le grand orchestre de Paul Mauriat Vol. 5) [Philips 840 597]

(1967: Téréza als C’est ma chanson op de EP C’est ma chanson [45-Columbia ESRF 1835 M] (EMI)

(1967: Franck Pourcel et son Grand Orchestre als C’est ma chanson (LP: Pourcel pour vous) [La voix de son maître SHTX 340.715]

(#9 album-hit voor Andy Williams (Arranged and Produced by Nick De Caro) (Engineer: Raphael O. Valentin) in 1968 (LP: Honey) [Columbia CS 9662]

(#117 album-hit voor Raymond Lefèvre And His Orchestra in 1968 (LP: Soul Coaxing (Ame Caline) [4 Corners Of The World FCL-4244]

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

(#194 album-hit voor Andre Kostelanetz in 1969 (LP: Sounds of Love) [Columbia GP 10]

(1969: Tereza Kesovija (Zabavni orkestar) (Dirigent i aranžer Nikica Kalogjera) (i Kvartet >>Melos<<) als Moja pjesma op de EP Na Suncu [[Jugoton EPY-3930] (45 rpm) {Kroatische versie}

(1969: Lize Marke als Mijn lied voor jou; B-kant van Lara’s Lied [45-His Master’s Voice/EMI GBP 182]

(1970: Raymond Lefèvre et son grand orchestre (Dir. mus.: Raymond Lefèvre) als C’est ma chanson (This Is My Song) (LP: “Musique de Films” – The Best Movies Soundtracks) [Riviera 521 140]

1995: TLC – Red Light Special [LaFace Records 24097-7] (3 weken 2)
Red Light Special - TLC

(vandaag 22 jaar geleden)
(Babyface [ = Kenneth Brian Edmonds]
(Written And Produced By Babyface)
(Executive Producers: Antonio M. Reid, Kenneth Edmonds, Dallas Austin And Perri Reid)

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

1967: Petula Clark – This Is My Song [Warner Bros. Records 7002] (4 weken 2)This Is My Song - Petula Clark 2
(vandaag 50 jaar geleden)
(Charles Chaplin)
(Produced by Sonny Burke)
(Arranged & Conducted by Ernie Freeman)

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

{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 Engeland voor Harry Secombe (with orchestra and chorus directed by Wally Scott) in 1967 [Decca BF 1539] (45 rpm)

1978: Gordon Lightfoot – The Circle Is Small (I Can See It In Your Eyes) [Warner Bros. Records 8518] (1 week 3)
The Circle Is Small - Gordon Lightfoot
(vandaag 39 jaar geleden)
(Gordon Lightfoot)
(Produced By Lenny Waronker and Gordon Lightfoot)

(#33 hit in de Hot 100 op 8 april 1978)

(1970: Herman van Veen als ‘t Is iets dat gebeurt (LP: Morgen) [Polydor Medium 2441 003]

1989: Bette Midler – Wind Beneath My Wings [Atlantic 7-88972] (2 weken 2)
Wind Beneath My Wings - Bette Midler

(vandaag 28 jaar geleden)
(Larry Henley; Jeff Silbar)
(Engineered and Remixed by Jack Joseph Puig)
(Produced by Arif Mardin)
(Recorded by Jack Joseph Puig and Joey Wolpert)
(Published ℗ 1988)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 10 juni 1989)

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

(Uit de film Beaches met in de hoofdrollen Bette Midler & Barbara Hershey, draait vanaf 21 december 1988 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(Het origineel is van Roger Whittaker uit 1982 (LP: Wind Beneath My Wings) [RCA Victor AFL1-4321]

(#4 C&W-hit voor Gary Morris (Produced and Recorded by Jimmy Bowen) in 1983 [Warner. Bros. 7-29532] (45 rpm)

(#10 Easy Listening-hit voor Lou Rawls (Producer & Musical Director: Ron Haffkine) in 1983 [Epic 34-03758] (45 rpm)

(#23 Easy Listening-hit voor Gladys Knight And The Pips (Produced by Knight, Dees Knight) (Executive Producer: Larkin Arnold) in 1983 als Hero [Columbia 38-04219] (45 rpm)

(#49 hit in Engeland voor Lee Greenwood (Produced by Jerry Crutchfield) als The Wind Beneath My Wings (℗ 1983) in 1984 [MCA Records MCA-877] (45 rpm)

(#69 album-hit voor Willie Nelson in 1984 (LP: City of New Orleans) [Columbia FC 39145]

(#2 album-hit voor Bette Midler (℗ 1988) in 1989 op de Original Soundtrack Recording (LP: Beaches) [Atlantic 81933-1]

(1992: Richard Clayderman (Produced by Paul de Senneville, Olivier Toussaint) (Digitally recorded at Delphine Studio, Paris) (Engineered by Patrick Sigwalt) (CD: Amour and More…) [Quality Records CDL-15193-2]

(1993: Rob de Nijs als De hemel die mij draagt (CD: Tussen jou en mij)

(#40 hit in Engeland voor Bill Tarmey (℗ 1993) in 1994)

(#20 album-hit voor Gerard Levert & Eddie Levert Sr. in 1995 (CD: Father and Son)

(#145 album-hit voor The Countdown Singers in 1995 (CD: A Time for Romance: Unchained Melodies) [Madacy 40338]

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

(#103 Bubbling Under-hit voor Gerard Levert & Eddie Levert Sr. in 1996)

(#3 hit in Engeland voor Steven Houghton in 1997)

(1998: Hans Vermeulen als De schaduw van de zonneschijn (CD: Vogelvrij)

(#5 album-hit in Vlaams België voor Günther Neefs in 1999 (CD: The Love Album) [Polydor ‎547 144-2]

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1967: Eddy Arnold – Lonely Again [RCA Victor 47-9080] (2 weken 1)
Lonely Again - Eddy Arnold
(vandaag 50 jaar geleden)
(Jean Chapel)
(Producer Chet Atkins)
(Arranged and Conducted by Bill Walker)

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

(#22 Easy Listening-hit voor Connie Francis (Arr & Cond. by Herb Bernstein) in 1967 [MGM K-13814] (45 rpm)

(#57 album-hit voor Eddy Arnold (Arranged and conducted by Bill Walker) in 1967 (LP: Lonely Again) [RCA Victor LSP 3753]

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

1995: Reba McEntire – The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter [MCA Records MCAS7-54987] (1 week 1)
The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter - Reba McEntire
(vandaag 22 jaar geleden)
(Mark D. Sanders; Ed Hill; Kim Williams)
(Produced By Tony Brown And Reba McEntire)
(Published ℗ 1994)

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

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1944: Buddy Johnson And His Band – When My Man Comes Home [Decca 8655] (1 week 1)
When My Man Comes Home - Buddy Johnson
(vandaag 73 jaar geleden)
(Buddy Johnson; Cootie Williams)
(Blues Dance Vocal Chorus by Ella Johnson)

(#18 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 8 april 1944)

1950: Little Esther with Mel Walker – Mistrustin’ Blues [Savoy Records 45-735] (4 weken 1)
Mistrustin’ Blues - Little Esther with Mel Walker
(vandaag 67 jaar geleden)
(Johnny Otis)
(Accomp. by The Johnny Otis Orch.)

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

1978: Johnny Mathis & Deniece Williams – Too Much, Too Little, Too Late [Columbia 3-10693] (4 weken 1)
Too Much, Too Little, Too Late - Johnny Mathis & Deniece Williams

(vandaag 39 jaar geleden)
(Nat Kipner; John Vallins)
(Arranged and Conducted by Gene Page)
(Produced by Jack Gold)

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

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

(#9 album-hit voor Johnny Mathis (Duet With Deniece Williams) (Produced By Jack Gold) (Arranged And Conducted by Gene Page) in 1978 op de Johnny Mathis (LP: You Light Up My Life) [Columbia JC 35259]

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

1989: Bobby Brown – Every Little Step [MCA Records MCA-53618] (1 week 1)
Every Little Step - Bobby Brown

(vandaag 28 jaar geleden)
(L.A. Reid [ = Antonio M. Reid]; Babyface [ = Kenneth Brian Edmonds]
(Produced And Remixed By L.A. & Babyface)
(Executive Producer: Louis Silas, Jr.)

(#3 hit in de Hot 100 op 10 juni 1989)

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This US list was compiled by data from the books titled Joel Whitburn’s “Pop Memories 1890-1954”, “Top Pop Singles 1955-2010”, “Top Adult Songs 1961-2006”, “Hot Country Songs 1944-2010”, “Hot R&B Songs 1942-2010” and Billboard Magazine (©2017)

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Australië:

1950: Freddy Martin and his Orchestra – I’ve Got A Lovely Bunch Of Coconuts (3 weken 1)
(vandaag 67 jaar geleden)
(Fred Heatherton)
(Vocal refrain by Merv Griffin and The Ensemble)

(#8 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 10 december 1949)

(Het origineel is van Primo Scala And His Banjo And Accordion Band with The Keynotes uit 1949; B-kant van The Echo Told Me a Lie [London 449] (78 rpm)

(1949: Eddy Christiani met Accordeola o.l.v. Frans Wouters als Daar zijn de appeltjes van oranje weer [78-Decca M 32485]

(1949: Billy Cotton And His Band (Vocalist: Alan Breeze) [Decca F. 9149] (78 rpm)

(1949: Max Van Praag met Accordeola o.l.v. Jan Gorissen als Daar zijn de appeltjes van oranje weer [Decca M 32802] (78 rpm)

(#26 pop-hit in Amerika voor Danny Kaye with The Harmonaires and Orchestra Directed by Vic Schoen (Vocal with Chorus and Orchestra) op 15 april 1950 [Decca 24784] (78 rpm)

(1950: Tommy Tucker Ensemble [78-MGM 10553]

(1950: Orkest Zonder Naam als Daar zijn de appeltjes van oranje weer)

ex aequo:

1950: Danny Kaye With The Harmonaires And Orchestra Directed By Vic Schoen – I’ve Got A Lovely Bunch Of Coconuts (3 weken 1)
(vandaag 67 jaar geleden)
(Fred Heatherton)
(Vocal With Chorus And Orchestra)

(#26 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 4 februari 1950)

Nieuw-Zeeland:

1984: Nena – 99 Luftballons [Epic ES 930] (1 week 1)
(vandaag 33 jaar geleden)
(Jörn-Uwe FahrenkrogPeterson; Carlo Karges)
(Produced by Reinhold Heil and Manne Praeker)
(Published ℗ 1983)

(#2 hit in de US Hot 100 op 3 maart 1984)

(#1 hit in Engeland voor Nena (English Translation Kevin McAlea) (Produced by Reinhold Heil and Manne Praeker) als 99 Red Balloons 3 maart 1984 [Epic A4074] (45 rpm)

2001: Atomic Kitten – Whole Again (6 weken 1)
(vandaag 16 jaar geleden)
(Stuart Kershaw; Andy McCluskey; Bill Padley; Jermaine Godfrey)
(Produced by Engine)
(Engineered by Pete Craigie & Pat O’Shaughnessy)
(Additional Production & Remix by Bill Padley & Jermaine Godfrey)

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Australia and New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia

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