25 april

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

De nummer 1-hits van 25 april

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1895: Len Spencer – Dat New Bully [Columbia Phonograph Company 2107] (5 weken 1)
Dat New Bully
(vandaag 122 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Charles E. Trevathan)
(wax cylinder)

(#7 hit voor May Irwin (“Coon” Song) (with Orchestra) als The Bully (Trevathan) in 1907 [Victor Record 31642]

1931: Wayne King and His Orchestra – Dream A Little Dream Of Me [Victor 22643] (4 weken 1)
Dream A Little Dream Of Me - Wayne King
(vandaag 86 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Gus Kahn /Muziek: Wilbur Schwandt; Fabian Andre)
(Vocal refrain by Ernie Burchill)

(B-kant van Wabash Moon)

(Het origineel is van Ozzie Nelson and His Orchestra (with Vocal Chorus) uit 1931 [Brunswick 6060] (78 rpm)

(#14 hit voor Jack Owens in 1950 [45-Decca 9-27096]

(#18 hit voor Frankie Laine (Vocal by Frankie Laine) (Harry Geller’s Orch.) (Carl Fisher, Piano) in 1950; B-kant van Music, Maestro, Please [Mercury 5458-X45] (45 rpm)

(1950: Louis Armstrong – Ella Fitzgerald With Sy Oliver And His Orchestra (Vocal Duet with Orchestra) [Decca 9-27209] (78 rpm)

(#7 album-hit voor Nat ‘King’ Cole with the King Cole Trio {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

in 1954 (LP: 10th Anniversary) [Decca 514] (Side 1) [Capitol 1-514] (45 rpm Box Set)

(1955: Barbara Carroll Trio op de EP You Stepped Out of a Dream [45-RCA Victor EPA 656]

(1955: The Joe Newman Octet (LP: All I Wanna Do Is Swing) [RCA Victor LPM 1118]

(1956: Flip Phillips and his Orchestra (LP: Flip Wails) [Cleff Records MG C-691]

(1957: Bing Crosby with Bob Scobey’s Frisco Jazz Band (LP: Bing with a Beat) [RCA Victor LPM 1473]

(1957: Ella Mae Morse (with Orchestra Conducted by Billy May) (LP: The Morse Code) [Capitol T-898]

(1959: Frankie Laine with Michel Legrand and his Orchestra (LP: Reunion in Rhythm) [Columbia CL 1277]

(1963: Ella Fitzgerald & Count Basie (Arranged by Quincy Jones) (LP: Ella & Basie!) [Verve Records V6-4061]

(#12 hit voor Mama Cass with The Mamas & The Papas (Produced by: Lou Adler) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} in 1968 [Dunhill/ABC Records 45-4145] (45 rpm)

(#33 hit in Engeland voor Anita Harris (Musical Director: Alan Tew) (Produced by Mike Margolis) in 1968 [CBS 3637] (45 rpm)

(1968: Wayne King And His Orchestra (Instrumental) (Arranged By Wayne Robinson) (Produced by Harry Meyers) [Decca 725748] (45 rpm)

(1968: Tony Mottola (LP: Warm, Wild and Wonderful – The Now Sound of Tony Mottola with the Groovies) [Project 3 Total Sound Stereo PR 5025 SD]

(1968: Caterina Valente & Edmundo Ros (With the Edmundo Ros Orchestra) (Producer: Marcel Stellman) als Sueño que estoy junto a (LP: Nothing But Aces) [Decca Phase 4 Stereo PFS.4157]

(#5 album-hit voor The Piano, Orchestra And Chorus Of Henry Mancini (Henry Mancini, Piano Soloist) in 1969 (LP: A Warm Shade of Ivory) [RCA Victor LSP-4140]

(#117 album-hit voor Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band (Arranged by: Julius Wechter and Nick DeCaro) (Engineering: Ray Gerhardt) (Recorded at Annex Recording Studio) (Produced by: Allen Stanton) in 1969 (LP: Those Were the Days) [A&M Records SP-4167]

(1969: Ankí als Elän yhä muistoissain [45-Top Voice TOP 39] {Finse versie}

(1969: The Larry Page Orchestra (Produced by Larry Page) (Saxophone from Bill Lewington) als Dream a Little Dream (LP: Instrumentally Yours) [Page One POLS 013]

(1969: Sylvie Vartan (Berto Pisano, la sua orchestra e “I Cantori Moderni” di Alessandroni) als Nostalgia; B-kant van Irresistibilmente [RCA Victor N 1564] (45 rpm) {Italiaanse versie}

(1973: Teddy Wilson, Eiji Kitamura (LP: Teddy Wilson Meets Eiji Kitamura) [Trio RSP 9015]

(1976: Daliah Lavi als Schließ mich ein in deinen Traum (LP: Neuer Wind) [Polydor 2371 675]

(1989: Mickey Thomas (St: Dream a Little Dream)

(1989: Mel Tormé & Mickey Thomas (St: Dream a Little Dream)

(1990: Marie Audigier als Rêve un peu à moi (CD: L’orage) [Les Disques du Crépuscule TWI 911-2]

(#18 hit in Frankrijk voor Enzo Enzo (Adaptation Brice Homs & Korin Ternovtzeff) (Editions: Francis Day) (Arrangements: Francois Bréant) (Réalisation: Hervé Marignac et Francois Bréant) (Producteur délégué: Max Amphoux) als Les yeux ouverts (℗ 1990) in 1991 [Ariola 113 535]

(1995: The Beautiful South als Les yeux ouverts op de EP Dream a Little Dream of Me [Go! Discs 850 249-2] (CD-single) (in de film French Kiss)

(2002: Linnzi Zaorski & Delta Royale (Ryan Burrage – alto sax/tenor sax/clarinet) (Charlie Fardella – trumpet) Robert Snow – bass) (Seva Venet – guitar) (Linnzi Zaorski – vocals) (Recorded live at The Spotted Cat, New Orleans on November 26, 2002 by Andrew Gilchrist and Michael Bongiorno) (Mixed by Andrew Gilchrist at The Truck Farm) (Mastered by Andrew Gilchrist at Royal Sound) (CD: Linnzi Zaorski & Delta Royale) (CD Baby 7 33792 57642 1] (barcode)

(2003: Barbara Levy Daniels (CD: Peel Me a Grape) [CD Baby 885767524668]

(2004: Béraud and the Birds  (CD: Dans mon salon) [La factrie/Sélect FACCD-4601]

(#105 album-hit voor Diana Krall & Hank Jones (Produced by Phil Ramone) (Executive Producer: Ron Goldstein) (Recorded by Al Schmitt, Frank Filipetti, Nathaniel Kunkel and Mark Valentine) (Mixed by Al Schmitt at Capitol Studios, LA) (Arranged and conducted by Rob Mounsey) (Piano: Hank Jones) (Production Manager and Contractor: Jill Dell’Abate) (Pro Tools Operators: Brian Dozoretz, Steve Genewick, Brian Pugh, Missy Webb) (Digital Engineering: BJ Ramone) (Assistant Engineers: Missy Webb, Brian Dozoretz, Steve Genewick, Kevin Porter, Angie Teo, German Villacorta, Sheldon Yellowhair and Tim Mitchell) (Recorded at: Capitol Studios, LA, Clinton Studios, NYC, Henson Studios, LA, Legacy Studios, NYC, Bennett Studios, Englewood, NJ and Bill Schnee Studios, Hollywood, CA) (Mastering by Doug Sax at The Mastering Lab, Ojai, CA) in 2007 op de various artists (CD: We All Love Ella: Celebrating the First Lady of Song) [Verve B0008833-02]

(2007: Sylvie Vartan als Les yeux ouverts (CD: Nouvelle Vague) [Mercury 530 042-5]

(2009: Ima als Les yeux ouverts (CD: A la vida!) [Divine Angel DACD 3387]

(#102 Bubbling Under-hit voor Glee Cast in 2010)

(#4 album-hit voor Eddie Vedder in 2011 (CD: Ukulele Songs)

1960: Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires – Stuck On You [RCA Victor 47-7740] (4 weken 1)
Stuck On You - Elvis Presley
(vandaag 57 jaar geleden)
(Aaron Schroeder; John Leslie McFarland)

(#11 album-hit voor Elvis Presley in 2002 op de various artists Disney’s Soundtrack (CD: Lilo & Stitch) [Walt Disney Records ‎60734-7]

1970: The Jackson 5 – ABC [Motown M 1163] (2 weken 1)
ABC - The Jackson 5
(vandaag 47 jaar geleden)
(The Corporation [ = Freddie Perren, Fonce Mizell, Deke Richards & Berry Gordy, Jr.]
(Produced & Arranged by The Corporation)

(#59 album-hit voor The Jackson 5  in 1994 op de Music from the Motion Picture (CD: Crooklyn Volume 1: A Spike Lee Joint!) [40 Acres And A Mule MusicWorks MCAD-11036] (MCA)

(#88 hit voor Glee Cast in 2011)

1992: Kris Kross – Jump (Radio Edit) [Columbia/Ruff House Records 38-74197] (8 weken 1)
Jump - Kris Kross

(vandaag 25 jaar geleden)
(Jermaine Dupri)
(Produced by Jermaine Dupri)
(Executive Producer: Joe Nicolo, Jermaine Dupri & Michael T. Mauldin)
(Music performed and programmed by Jermaine Dupri and Joe “The Butcher” Nicolo)
(Recorded & Mixed at Studio IV Recording, Philadelphia)
(Engineer: Joe “The Butcher” Nicolo and Phil Nicolo)
(Mixed by: Joe “The Butcher” Nicolo and Jermaine Dupri)

1998: Next – Too Close (5 weken 1)
Too Close - Next

(vandaag 19 jaar geleden)
(Kier Gist; Darren Lighty; Robert Huggar; Raphael Brown; Robert Ford; Denzil Miller; James Moore; Kurtis Walker; Lawrence Smith)
(Produced by KayGee [=  Kier Gist] & Darren Lighty)
(Recorded by KayGee & Darren Lighty at Da Mill, NJ)
(Mixed by KayGee & Angela Piva at The Hit Factory, NYC)
(Additional Vocals: Coffie Brown)
(Executive Producers: KayGee & Clive Davis)
(Bevat replayed samples uit X-mas Rappin van Kurtis Blow (1979)

(#1 hit in Engeland voor Blue (Produced By Ray Ruffin) (Additional Production & Remix By Cutfather & Joe [ = Mich Hedin Hansen & Joe Belmaati] (Mixed By Mads Nilsson At White Room, Copenhagen) (Recorded By Ray Ruffin At Ruffland Studios, London And Cutfather & Joe Studios, Copenhagen) op 8 september 2001 [Innocent/Virgin ‎SINCD30 7243 8 97950 04] (CD-single)

2015: Wiz Khalifa Featuring Charlie Puth – See You Again (totaal 12 weken 1) See You Again - Wiz Khalifa Featuring Charlie Puth

(vandaag 2 jaar geleden)
(Justin Franks; Cameron Thomaz; Andrew Cedar; Charles Puth)
(terug op #1: 13-06-2015, 20-6-2015, 27-06-2015, 04-07-2015, 11-07-2015, 18-7-2015 (6 weken)

(Uit de film Furious 7 met in de hoofdrollen Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Michelle Rodríguez, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Dwayne Johnson & Lucas Black, ging op 16 maart 2015 in wereldpremière tijdens het South by Southwest filmfestival in Austin, Texas en gaat vanaf 1 april 2015 in de Nederlandse Bioscopen in roulatie. Vanaf 3 april 2015 draait de film in heel Amerika)

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1903: Columbia Orchestra – Hiawatha [Columbia Phonograph Co. 1155] (1 week 3)
(vandaag 114 jaar geleden)
(Neil Moret)
(wax cylinder)

(#1 hit voor Harry Macdonough op 4 juli 1903 [Edison Record 8425] (wax cylinder)

(#3 hit voor Dan Quinn op 25 juli in 1903 [Columbia Phonograph Company 1406] (wax cylinder)

1908: Byron G. Harlan – There Never Was A Girl Like You [Edison Gold Moulded Records 9795] (3 weken 3)
There Never Was A Girl Like You
(vandaag 109 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Harry Williams /Muziek: Egbert Van Alstyne)
(wax cylinder)

(#3 hit voor James McCool op 20 oktober 1906 [78-Victor 4797]

(#8 hit voor Harry Macdonough (Tenor) (with Orchesta) in 1909 [Victor Record 5630] (78 rpm)

1936: Hal Kemp and His Orchestra – The Touch Of Your Lips [Brunswick 7626] (1 week 3)

(vandaag 81 jaar geleden)
(Ray Noble)
(Vocal Chorus Skinny Ennis)

(#4 hit voor Bing Crosby With Victor Young and His Orchestra (Vocal with Orchestra Accompaniment) in 1936 [Decca 757] (78 rpm)

(#12 hit voor Ray Noble and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Al Bowlly) in 1936 [Victor 25277] (78 rpm)

(#13 album-hit voor The Three Suns (with string orchestra) in 1955 (LP: Soft and Sweet) [RCA Victor LPM 1041]

(1955: Sarah Vaughan (LP: The Divine Sarah Sings) [Mercury MG-25188]

(#10 album-hit voor Jackie Gleason in 1956 (LP: Night Winds) [Capitol Records W-717]

(#14 album-hit voor Vic Damone (Orchestra under the direction of Camarata) in 1956 (LP: That Towering Feeling!) [Columbia CL 900]

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

(1956: The Hi-Lo’s (With Frank Comstock and his Orchestra) (LP: On Hand) [Starlite ST-7008]

(1956: Sarah Vaughan (Orchestra Conducted by Hugo Peretti) (LP: Sarah Vaughan at the Blue Note) [Mercury MG-20094]

(#4 album-hit in Engeland voor Cliff Richard and The Shadows and the Norrie Paramer Strings in 1959 (LP: Cliff Sings) [Columbia 33SX 1147] (EMI)

(1959: Mary Martin (Orch. Cond. by John Lesko) (LP: A Musical Love Story) [Disneyland STER-3031]

(1960: Billy Daniels (The Rhythm Rockers) (Vocals & Orch.) (LP: A Swingin’ Affair) [Golden Tone C4038]

(1960: Della Reese (Arranged and conducted by Glenn Osser) (LP: Della by Starlight) [RCA Victor LSP 2204]

(#16 album-hit voor Andy Williams (Produced by Robert Mersey) (Arranged and Conducted by Robert Mersey) in 1962 (LP: Warm and Willing) [Columbia ‎CS 8679]

(1962: Nana Mouskouri (LP: The Girl from Greece Sings) [Fontana 680 226]

(#40 album-hit voor Johnny Mathis (Conducted by Jack Falerman – Arranged and Supervised by Allyn Ferguson) in 1964 (LP: This Is Love) [Mercury SR-60942]

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

1942: Benny Goodman and his Orch. – Jersey Bounce [OKeh 6590] (6 weken 2)
Jersey Bounce - Benny Goodman

(vandaag 75 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Robert B. Wright /Muziek: Bobby Plater; Tiny Bradshaw; Edward Johnson)

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

(#9 hit voor Jimmy Dorsey And His Orchestra (Instrumental) in 1942 [Decca 4288] (78 rpm)

(#19 hit voor Shep Fields and his New Music; B-kant van Long May We Love in 1942 [Bluebird B-11490] (78 rpm)

(#2 album-hit voor Glenn Miller in 1951 (LP: Glenn Miller Concert, Volume 1)

(#7 album-hit voor Benny Goodman in 1955 (LP: B.G. in Hi-Fi)

(#15 album-hit voor Les Brown And His Band Of Renown (Actually Recorded At The Hollywood Palladium Sept. 1953) in 1955 (LP: Concert at the Palladium) [Coral CX-1]

(#4 album-hit voor Benny Goodman in 1956 (LP: The Benny Goodman Story)

(#19 album-hit voor Sammy Kaye And His Swinging And Swaying Strings in 1956 (LP: What Makes Sammy Swing and Sway) [Columbia CL 891]

(1957: Ella Mae Morse (with Orchestra Conducted by Billy May) (LP: The Morse Code) [Capitol T-898]

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

(#128 album-hit voor Les & Larry Elgart (Arranged by Charles Albertine) in 1964 (LP: Command Performance! Les & Larry Elgart Play the Great Dance Hits) [Columbia CL 2221]

(1996: Rob Stoneback Big Band (Rob Stoneback, Leader, trombonist, and arranger) (Trombone: Mike Moll) (Alto Sax: Lou Mazza) (Trumpet: Doug Matz) (Bass: Perry Orfanella) (Executive Producers: Rob Stoneback and Angelina Santo) (Produced by Rob Stoneback) (Recorded in June and July of 1995) (Recorded and Mixed by Kent Heckman at Red Rock Recording, Saylorsburg, PA) (CD: Caught in the Web) [Sea Breeze Jazz SB-2085]

1953: Frankie Laine with Paul Weston & his Orch. – I Believe [Columbia 4-39938] (3 weken 2)
I Believe - Frankie Laine
(vandaag 64 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Ervin Drake; Irvin Graham; Jimmy Shirl; Al Stillman)

(B-kant van Your Cheatin’ Heart)

(#9 R&B-hit voor Elmo James (Vocal Elmore James) in 1953 [Meteor Records 45-5000] (45 rpm)

(#11 hit voor Jane Froman (With Chorus and Orchestra Conducted by Sid Feller) (Vocal with Chorus and Orchestra) {het origineel} in 1953 [Capitol F2332] (45 rpm)

(1953: David Whitfield (Accompaniment directed by Johnny Douglas) [Decca F.10099] (78 rpm)

(1953: La Esterella als Dank [78-Philips 19081]

(#6 album-hit voor Perry Como in 1954 (LP: I Believe)

(#3 album-hit voor Elvis Presley op de EP Peace in the Valley in 1957)

(#1 album-hit voor Elvis Presley in 1957 (LP: Elvis’ Christmas Album)

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

(1959: Lawrence Welk (LP: Lawrence Welk Presents the Lawrence Welk Glee Club) [Dot DLP 3218]

(1960: Andy Williams (Orchestra Conducted by Archie Bleyer) (LP: The Village of St. Bernadette) [Cadence CLP 3038]

(1963: Dick Stewart (Produced by George Motola) {Radio Breakout Hit} [Penthouse Records 1000] (45 rpm)

(#2 hit in Engeland voor The Bachelors (Music Director: Arthur Greenslade) (Production: Marvin Holtzman) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 1964 [Decca F.11857] (45 rpm)

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

(#33 hit voor The Bachelors {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 1964 [London 45 LON 9672] (45 rpm)

(#70 album-hit voor The Bachelors {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 1964 ‎(LP: Presenting: The Bachelors) [London PS.353]

(#15 album-hit voor Young Rascals in 1966 (LP: The Young Rascals)

(#32 album-hit voor The Righteous Brothers in 1966 (LP: Go Ahead and Cry)

(#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]

(1967: Anita Bryant (Arranged and Conducted by Stan Applebaum) (LP: I Believe) [Columbia CS 9506]

(1967: The Lettermen (Produced by: Kelly Gordon); B-kant van Goin’ Out of My Head/Can’t Take My Eyes Off You [Capitol Records 2054] (45 rpm)

(#13 album-hit voor Tom Jones in (℗ 1967) in 1969 (LP: Tom Jones Live! At the Talk of the Town) [Parrot PAS 71014]

(#38 album-hit voor Glen Campbell (Arranged by Al de Lory) in 1970 (LP: Oh Happy Day) [Capitol SW-443]

(#114 album-hit voor Ed Ames in 1969 (LP: A Time for Living, A Time for Hope) [RCA LSP 4128]

(1969: Frankie Laine (LP: I’m Gonna Live ‘Till I Die) [Harmony HS 11345]

(1970: The Les Humphries Singers (Arranged and Conducted by Les Humphries) (LP: Rock My Soul) [Decca SLK 16650-P]

(1970: Frankie Laine (Arranged by Jimmie Haskell) (Produced by Jimmy Bowen) [Amos Records, Inc. AJB 138] (45 rpm)

(1970: Frankie Laine (Produced by Jimmy Bowen) (Arranged by Jimmie Haskell) (LP: Frankie Laine’s Greatest Hits) [Amos Records SKAO 93184]

(#58 album-hit voor Donny Osmond (Produced by Mike Curb & Don Costa) (Arranged by Don Costa) in 1973 (LP: A Time for Us) [MGM Records SE 4930]

(#1 hit in Engeland voor Robson & Jerome in 1995)

(#1 album-hit voor LeAnn Rimes in 1997 (CD: You Light Up My Life: Inspirational Songs)

(#1 album-hit voor Barbra Streisand als I Believe/You’ll Never Walk Alone in 1997 (CD: Higher Ground)

(#21 album-hit voor Barbra Streisand (with Lauren Frost) als I Believe/Somewhere in 2000 op de Barbra Streisand (CD: Timeless: Live in Concert)

1953: Joni James – Your Cheatin’ Heart [MGM K11426] (3 weken 2)Your Cheatin’ Heart - Joni James
(vandaag 64 jaar geleden)
(Hank Williams)
(Orchestra conducted by Lew Douglas)

(#1 C&W-hit voor Hank Williams With His Drifters Cowboys {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} {het origineel} op 11 april 1953; B-kant van Kaw-Liga [MGM K11416] (45 rpm)

(#18 hit voor Frankie Laine (with Pauyl Weston & his Orch. & The Norman Luboff Choir) in 1953 [Columbia 4-39938] (45 rpm)

(1957: Faron Young (LP: Sweethearts or Strangers) [Capitol Records T-778]

(#72 hit voor George Hamilton IV (Arranged and Conducted by Don Costa) in 1958 [ABC-Paramount 45-9946] (45 rpm)

(1958: Paul Anka (Orchestra Conducted by Don Costa) (LP: Paul Anka) [ABC-Paramount ABC 240]

(1958: George Hamilton IV (arranged and produced by Don Costa) (orchestra conducted by Nick Perito) (LP: Sing Me a Sad Song) [RCA Victor ABC5-251]

(1958: Gene Vincent  (LP: Gene Vincent Rocks! And the Blue Caps Roll) [Capitol Records T-970]

(1958: Margaret Whiting (Arranged and conducted by Milt Rogers) (LP: Margaret) [Dot DLP 25,113]

(#82 hit voor Billy Vaughn And His Orchestra in 1959 [Dot 45-15936] (45 rpm)

(1959: The Ames Brothers with Hugo Winterhalter and His Orchestra (Vocal Arrangements by Al Semola) (Produced by Hugo Winterhalter) (LP: The Ames Brothers Sing the Best in the Country) [RCA Victor LSP 1998]

(1960: Connie Francis (Orchestra Conducted by Ray Ellis) (LP: Country and Western Golden Hits) [MGM SE 3795]

(1960: Jack Scott (LP: I Remember Hank Williams) [Top Rank International SM 319]

(1960: Kitty Wells (LP: Kitty’s Choice) [Decca DL 8979]

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

(#2 album-hit voor Ray Charles With Strings and the Jack Halloran Singers (Arranged and Conducted by Marty Paich) in 1962 (LP: Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music (Volume Two) [ABC-Paramount ABCS 435]

(#3 album-hit voor Nat King Cole (With Orchestra and Chorus Conducted by Belford Hendricks) in 1962 (LP: Ramblin’ Rose) [Capitol Records ST-1793]

(#29 hit voor Ray Charles (With Raelets and Margie Hendrix) (Arr. & Cond. by Gerald Wilson) (Prod. By Sid Feller) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}; B-kant van You Are My Sunshine in 1962 [ABC-Paramount 45-10375] (45 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]

(#130 album-hit voor Floyd Cramer in 1962 (LP: I Remember Hank Williams) [RCA Victor LSP 2544]

(1962: The Bill Black Combo (Supervision: Joe Coughi) (This album recorded at Royal Recording Studio, Memphis, Tennessee) (LP: The Untouchable Sound of Bill Black) [Hi Records SHL 32009]

(1962: Patsy Cline (Vocal With Chorus And Instrumental Accompaniment) op de EP So Wrong [Decca ED 2729] (45 rpm)

(1962: Patsy Cline (LP: Sentimentally Yours) [Decca DL 74282]

(1962: Connie Stevens (LP: The Hank Williams Song Book) [Warner Bros. WS 1460]

(#19 album-hit voor John Gary (Hugo Peretti & Luigi Creatore Producers) (Arranged and Conducted by Marty Gold) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s Studio A and Webster Hall, New York City) (Recording Engineering: Mickey Crofford and Bob Simpson) in 1963 (LP: Catch a Rising Star) [RCA Victor ‎LSP 2745]

(#112 Bubbling Under-hit voor Fats Domino in 1964 [Imperial 66016] (45 rpm)

(1964: Eddy Arnold (Arranged and Conducted by Marty Gold) (Produced by Chet Atkins and Jim Foglesong (Recorded in RCA Victor’s Studio A, New York City) (Recording Engineer Ray Hall) (LP: Pop Hits from the Country Side) [RCA Victor ‎LSP 2951]

(1964: Hank Locklin (LP: Hank Locklin Sings Hank Williams) [RCA Victor LSP 2997]

(1964: Hank Williams, Jr. (Arranged by Bill McElhiney) (LP: Hank Williams, Jr. Sings the Songs of Hank Williams) [MGM SE 4213]

(#10 album-hit voor Elvis Presley in 1965 (LP: Elvis for Everyone!)

(#16 soundtrack-hit voor Hank Williams Jr. in 1965 (LP: Your Cheatin’ Heart) [MGM SE4260]

(1965: Randy Boone (LP: Ramblin’ Randy) [Decca DL 74663]

(1965: Henry Jerome And His Orchestra (LP: That New Country Feeling) [Decca DL 74676]

(1965: Del Shannon (LP: Del Shannon Sings Hank Williams) [Amy 8004]

(1966: Roy Acuff (Produced in Nashville, Tennessee by Wesley Rose) (LP: For the First Time Roy Acuff Sings Hank Williams) [Hickory LPS 134]

(1966: Marty Gold and his Orchestra (Arranged and Conducted by Marty Gold) (LP: A Tribute to the Musical Soul of Hank Williams) [RCA Victor LSP 3516]

(1966: The Swingin’ Gentry Singers (Conducted by John Cacavas) (LP: Pop Goes the Country) [Hickory LPS 137]

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

(1967: Charlie Rich (LP: Charlie Rich Sings Country and Western) [Hi Records SHL 32037]

(1968: Joey Bishop (Produced, Arranged and Conducted by Ernie Freeman) (LP: Joey Bishop Sings Country Western) [ABC Records ABCS-656]

(1968: Wayne Newton (Arranged by Don Vincent) (LP: One More Time – The Songs from His First TV Spectacular) [MGM Records SE 4549]

(#176 album-hit voor Bobbi Martin (Arranged by Don Tweedy) in 1969 (LP: For the Love of Him) [United Artists UAS 6700]

(1969: Stonewall Jackson (LP: A Tribute to Hank Williams) [Columbia CS 9880]

(1970: Frankie Laine (Produced by Jimmy Bowen) (Arranged Billy Strange) (LP: Frankie Laine’s Greatest Hits) [Amos Records SKAO 93184]

(1970: Roy Orbison (Arr. by Jim Hall) (LP: Hank Williams the Roy Orbison Way) [MGM SE 4683]

(#205 Bubbling Under album-hit voor Glen Campbell (Arranged by Dennis McCarthy) (Produced by Jimmy Bowen) in 1973 (LP: I Remember Hank Williams) [Capitol SW 11253]

(1974: Petula Clark (Orchestra Conducted by Frank Owens) (Recorded at The Royal Albert Hall, London February 14th, 1974) als Medley: Yesterday Once More/G.I. Jive/Mona Lisa/Your Cheatin’ Heart/The Man That Got Away/You’ve Got a Friend/What the World Needs Now Is Love (LP: Live in London) [Polydor 2383-303]

(1976: Ray Price (Produced by Jim Fogelsong) (Arranged and Conducted by Cam Mullins) (Recorded at Jack Clement Recording Studios, Nashville, Tennessee) (Recording and Mixing Engineer: Jim Williamson) (Mastered at Woodland Sound Studios, Nashville, Tennessee) (Mastering Engineer: Denny Purcell) (LP: Hank ‘n’ Me) [ABC/Dot Records ‎DOSD-2062]

(1980: Roy Acuff (Produced in Nashville, Tennessee by Wesley Rose) (LP: Sings Hank Williams (For the First Time) [Elektra ‎6E-287]

(#28 album-hit voor Don McLean in 1981 (LP: Chain Lightning)

(#152 album-hit voor Leon Redbone in 1981 (LP: From Branch to Branch) [Emerald City EC 38-136]

(#29 album-hit voor Patsy Cline in 1985 op de Music from the Motion Picture Soundtrack (LP: Sweet Dreams: The Life and Times of Patsy Cline) [MCA Records ‎MCA-6149]

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

(#26 album-hit voor Van Morrison in 2006 (CD: Pay the Devil) [Lost Highway ‎B0005968-02]

1960: Johnny Horton – Sink The Bismarck [Columbia 4-41568] (1 week 3)
Sink The Bismarck - Johnny Horton

(vandaag 57 jaar geleden)
(Johnny Horton; Tillman Franks)

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

(Geïnspireerd door de film Sink the Bismarck! met in de hoofdrollen Kenneth More, Dana Wynter & Carl Möhner, draait vanaf 11 februari 1960 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

{De Bismarck was een Duits slagschip, zonk op 27 mei 1941 ongeveer 650 km ten westen van Brest in het noordwesten van Frankrijk}

(1960: Homer And Jethro (producer: Chet Atkins) {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}; B-kant van He’ll Have to Go [RCA 47-7744] (45 rpm)

1987: Crowded House – Don’t Dream It’s Over [Capitol Records B-5614] (1 week 2)
Don’t Dream It’s Over - Crowded House

(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Neil Finn)
(Produced by Mitchell Froom)
(Published ℗ 1986)

(1993: Paul Shaffer & The Party Boys Of Rock ‘N’ Roll (CD: The World’s Most Dangerous Party) [SBK 0 777 7 89530 2 9]

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

(#78 hit voor Sixpence None the Richer in 2003)

1987: Prince – Sign ‘O’ The Times [Paisley Park Records 7-28399] (1 week 3)
Sign ‘O’ The Times - Prince
(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Prince [ = Prince Roger Nelson]
(Produced, Arranged, Composed, And Performed By Prince)

Adult Standards/Timeless Classics

2008: Robin McKelle – Abracadabra [Cheap Lullaby Records] [albumtrack]Abracadabra - Robin McKelle

(vandaag 9 jaar geleden)
(Steve Miller)
(Produced by Robin McKelle and Willie Murillo)

{Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} (CD: Modern Antique) [Cheap Lullaby Records ‎CLR023]

(#1 hit voor The Steve Miller Band (Produced by Steve Miller & Gary Mallaber) op 4 september 1982 [Capitol B-5126] (45 rpm)

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1987: Steve Winwood – The Finer Things [Island 7-28498] (3 weken 1)The Finer Things - Steve Winwood

(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Steve Winwood; Will Jennings)
(Produced By Russ Titelman And Steve Winwood)

(#8 hit in de Hot 100 op 18 april 1987)

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

1987: Restless Heart – I’ll Still Be Loving You [RCA 5065-7-R] (2 weken 3)
I’ll Still Be Loving You - Restless Heart
(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Mary Ann Kennedy; Pat Bunch; Pam Rose; Todd Cerney)
(Produced by Tim Dubios, Scott Hendricks and Restless Heart)
(Published ℗ 1986)

(#33 hit in de Hot 100 op 13 juni 1987)

1992: Atlantic Starr – Masterpiece (Edit) [Reprise 19076] (1 week 2)Masterpiece - Atlantic Starr
(vandaag 25 jaar geleden)
(Kenny Nolan)
(Produced And Arranged By David E. Lewis And Wayne Lewis)
(Associate Producer: Jonathan Lewis)
(Mixed by Jon Gass)
(Executive Producers: Benny Medina and the Lewis Brothers)
(Published ℗ 1991)

(#3 hit in de Hot 100 op 11 april 1992)

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1981: Mickey Gilley – A Headache Tomorrow (Or A Heartache Tonight) [Epic 19-50973] (1 week 1)
A Headache Tomorrow - Mickey Gilley
(vandaag 36 jaar geleden)
(Chick Rains)
(Produced by Jim Ed Norman)
(Published ℗ 1980)

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

1987: Waylon Jennings – Rose In Paradise [MCA Records MCA-53009] (1 week 1)
Rose In Paradise - Waylon Jennings
(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Stewart Harris; Jim McBride)
(Produced By Jimmy Bowen And Waylon Jennings)

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

2009: Rascal Flatts – Here Comes Goodbye (1 week 1)
Here Comes Goodbye - Rascal Flatts

(vandaag 8 jaar geleden)
(Clint Lagerberg; Chris Sligh)

(#11 hit in de Hot 100 op 28 maart 2009)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1960: Bill Black’s Combo – White Silver Sands [Hi 45-2052] (4 weken 1)
White Silver Sands - Bill Black’s Combo
(vandaag 57 jaar geleden)
(Freddie Hart; Chris Matthews)

(#9 hit in de Hot 100 op 25 april 1960)

(#7 pop-hit voor Ron Rondo (Vocal with Orch. Accomp.) (Orch. Directed By Billy Rock) in 1957 [Jubilee 45-5288] (45 rpm)

(#18 pop-hit voor Owen Bradley Quintet (Vocal With Anita Kerr Quartet) in 1957 [Decca 9-30363] (45 rpm)

(#22 pop-hit voor Dave Gardner in 1957 [OJ Records Inc. 1002] (45 rpm)

(1960: Ernest Tubb And His Texas Troubadours (Vocal With Instrumental Accompaniment) [Decca 9-31161] (45 rpm)

(#16 album-hit voor Chet Atkins in 1960 (LP: Teensville) [RCA Victor LSP 2161]

(1961: Pat Boone (Orchestra Conducted by Billy Vaughn) (LP: Great! Great! Great!) [Dot DLP 3346]

(#20 album-hit voor Brenda Lee in 1962 (LP: Brenda, That’s All)

(#92 pop-hit voor Bill Black’s Combo als –Twistin’-White Silver Sands in 1962 [Hi 45-2052] (45 rpm)

(1964: Martin Denny (Arranged by Bob Florence); B-kant van Hawaii Tattoo [Liberty F-55754] (45 rpm)

(1965: Hank Snow (LP: Hank Snow Sings Your Favorite Country Hits) [RCA Victor LSP 3317]

(1966: Mac Wiseman (Produced by Bonnie Guitar) [Dot 45-16901] (45 rpm)

(#195 album-hit voor Jerry Jaye in 1967 (LP: My Girl Josephine) [Hi Records SHL 32038]

(#5 C&W-hit voor Sonny James (Produced by: George Richey) in 1972 [Columbia 4-45706] (45 rpm)

1992: Aaron Hall – Don’t Be Afraid (2 weken 1)
Don’t Be Afraid - Aaron Hall
(vandaag 25 jaar geleden)
(Aaron Hall; Hank Shocklee; Gary G-Wiz [ = Gary Rinaldo]; Floyd F. Fisher)
(Produced By Hank Shocklee And Gary G-Wiz)
(Executive Producers: Hank Shocklee And Kathy Nelson)
(Co-Executive Producers: David Heyman, Neal H. Moritz And Peter Frankfort)
(Remixed by The Bomb Squad)

(#44 hit in de Hot 100 op 25 april 1992)

(Uit de film Juice met in de hoofdrollen Omar Epps & Tupac Shakur, draait vanaf 17 januari 1992 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

2015: Wiz Khalifa Featuring Charlie Puth – See You Again (14 weken 1)
See You Again - Wiz Khalifa Featuring Charlie Puth 2
(vandaag 2 jaar geleden)
(Justin Franks; Cameron Thomaz; Andrew Cedar; Charles Puth)

(# hit in de Hot 100 op 25 april 2015)

(Uit de film Furious 7 met in de hoofdrollen Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Michelle Rodríguez, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Dwayne Johnson & Lucas Black, ging op 16 maart 2015 in wereldpremière tijdens het South by Southwest filmfestival in Austin, Texas en gaat vanaf 1 april 2015 in de Nederlandse Bioscopen in roulatie. Vanaf 3 april 2015 draait de film in heel Amerika)


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)



1953: Louis Armstrong – Takes Two To Tango (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 64 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Al Hoffman; Dick Manning)
(Vocal with Instrumental Accompaniment)

(#19 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 25 oktober 1952)

ex aequo:

1953: Pearl Bailey – Takes Two To Tango (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 64 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Al Hoffman; Dick Manning)
(Vocal With Orchestra Directed By Don Redman)

(#7 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 6 december 1952)

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

1959: Chris Barber’s Jazz Band – Petite Fleur (Little Flower) (1 week 1)
(vandaag 58 jaar geleden)
(Sidney Bechet)
(Monty Sunshine, Clarinet)
(Dick Bishop, Guitar)
(Dick Smith, Bass)
(Ron Bowden, Drums)

(#5 hit in de US Hot 100 op 2 maart 1959)

{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 Sidney Bechet and his all stars als Petite fleur uit 1952 [Vogue V. 45-06] (45 rpm)

(1956: Peter Schilperoort (clarinet) and his quartet als Petite fleur [Fontana 266 052 TF] (45 rpm)

(#59 hit in Amerika voor Lou Johnson (A Bill Giant – Bernie Baum Production) als A Time to Love, A Time to Cry in 1965 [Bigtop Records Inc. 101] (45 rpm)

(1959: Bob Crosby And The Bob Cats als Petite fleur [Dot 45-15890] (45 rpm)

(1959: Joe Darensbourg Quintet (Joe Darensbourg, Clarinet; Laurindo Almeida, Guitar; Vic Feldman, Vibes; Red Callender, Bass; Bill Douglass, Drums) als Petite fleur [Lark Records LS-4510] (45 rpm)

(1959: Wilbur de Paris and his Band (Instrumental) als Petite fleur [Atlantic 45-2011] (45 rpm)

(1959: Henri Salvador (arr. Fernand Bonifay) (Accompagné par Mario Bua et son orchestre) als Petite fleur op de EP Tout doux, tout doucement [Barclay 70280] (45 rpm) {Franse versie}

(1962: The Scamps (Instrumental) (A Lester Sill & Lee Hazlewood Prod.) als Petite Fleur (Little Flower) [Arlan 502] (45 rpm)

(1964: Petula Clark (arr. Fernand Bonifay) (acc. par Peter Knight et son orchestre) als Petite fleur [Vogue V.45-1223] (45 rpm) {Franse versie}

(1966: Mr. Acker Bilk with The Leon Young String Chorale (Producer Denis Preson) als Petite fleur [Columbia DB 7854] (EMI) (45 rpm)

(1967: Benny Goodman and His Sextet (Instrumental) als Petite Fleur (Little Flower); B-kant van Mimi [Command RS 45-4108] (45 rpm)

1988: Billy Ocean – Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car (5 weken 1)
(vandaag 29 jaar geleden)
(Robert John “Mutt” Lange; Billy Ocean)
(Produced by Robert John “Mutt” Lange)
(Mixed by Nigel Green)
(Recorded and Mixed at Battery Studios, London)
(Published ℗ 1987)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 9 april 1988)

2010: Brian McFadden Feat. Kevin Rudolf – Just Say Now (3 weken 1)
(vandaag 7 jaar geleden)
(Brian McFadden; Robert Conley)
(Produced by Kevin Rudolf)
(Mixed by Serban Ghenea at Mixstar Studios)
(Mastered by Steve Smart at 301 Studios)


1999: TLC – No Scrubs (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 18 jaar geleden)
(Kevin Briggs; Kandi Burruss; Tameka Cottle)
(Produced By Kevin “Shekspere” Briggs)
(Recorded By Carlton Lynn At D.A.R.P. Studios, Atlanta GA)
(Assisted By Ty Hudson)
(Mixed By Leslie Brathwaite At D.A.R.P. Studios /Assisted By Vernon J. Mungo)
(Background Vocals By Chili, Debra Killings, Kandi Burruss And Tameka “Tiny” Cottle)
(Mastered By Herb Powers At Power House Of Sound, New York, NY)
(Executive Producers: Antonio M. Reid, Kenneth B. Edmonds, Dallas Austin And TLC)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 10 april 1999)


Australia and New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia


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