3 mei

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

De nummer 1-hits van 3 mei

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1919: Nicholas Orlando’s Orchestra – Till We Meet Again [Victor 18526] (2 weken 1)
Till We Meet Again - Nicholas Orlando

(vandaag 100 jaar geleden)
(Richard A. Whiting)
(For Dancing)
(With vocal chorus)

(#1 hit voor Campbell and Burr

(Richard A. Whiting)
(Tenor Duet) (Orchestra Accompaniment) op 22 februari 1919; B-kant van Dreaming of Home Sweet Home van Sterling Trio [Columbia A2668] (78 rpm)

(#1 hit voor Lewis James-Charles Hart

(Lyric by Raymond B. Egan / Music by Richard A. Whiting)
(Duet with orchestra) op 15 maart 1919 [Victor 18518] (78 rpm)

(#9 hit voor Vernon Dalhart & Gladys Rice in 1919 [Edison Amberol Record 3670] (wax cylinder)

(#10 hit voor Columbia Orchestra (Under the Direction of Charles A. Prince) als Till We Meet Again – Medley Waltz–Introduction: The Blue Bird in 1919 [Columbia A6098] (78 rpm)

(1919: Nicholas Orlando’s Orchestra (For Dancing) (with vocal chorus) [Victor 18526] (78 rpm)

(1940: Freddie Rich And His Orchestra [78-Vocalion 5507]

(#2 album-hit voor Eddy Duchin (piano with rhythm accompaniment) in 1945 (LP: Duchin Reminisces) [78-Columbia C 105]

(#3 album-hit voor Eddy Howard And His Orchestra (Vocal by Eddy Howard and Trio) in 1947 (LP: Romance with Eddy Howard) [Majestic M-15] [Majestic 1109 B] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#8 album-hit voor the Mills Brothers (Vocal With Guitar) in 1950 (10″ LP: Famous Barber Shop Ballads, Volume II) [Decca DL 5051]

(#2 album-hit voor Doris Day with Paul Weston & his Orchestra 1951 (LP: On Moonlight Bay) [Columbia 4-39451] [Columbia ‎B 267-2] (45 rpm Box Set)

(1951: Performed by Doris Day and Gordon MacRae in de film On Moonlight Bay)

(1955: David Carroll And His Orchestra (LP: Waltzes, Wine and Candlelight) [Mercury MG-20086]

(1957: Patti Page With Vic Schoen & His Orchestra (LP: The Waltz Queen) [Mercury MG-20318]

(#1 album-hit voor Mitch Miller & The Gang in 1958 (LP: Sing Along with Mitch) [Columbia CL 1160]

(1958: Joni James (Orchestra conducted by David Terry) (LP: Among My Souvenirs) [MGM E3602]

(1958: Kay Starr (Produced by Hal Stanley) (LP: Rockin’ with Kay) [RCA Victor LPM 1720]

(1960: Lawrence Welk (LP: I’m Forever Blowing Bubbles) [Dot DLP 3248]

(1961: The Blue Diamonds (Accompaniment directed by Jack Bulterman); B-kant van I’m Forever Blowing Bubbles [Decca 45-F 21346] (45 rpm) {Engelse persing}

(#44 album-hit voor Frank Fontaine (Orchestra Conducted by Hugo Winterhalter) in 1963 (LP: Sings Like Crazy) [ABC-Paramount ABC 460]

(#117 album-hit Dick Hyman at the Lowrey Organ and his Orchestra (Originated and Produced by Enoch Light) in 1963 (LP: Electrodynamics) [Command RS 856-S.D.]

(1969: Arthur Fiedler Boston Pops (Arr.: Peter Bodge) (Produced by Peter Dellheim) (Recording Engineer: Bernard Keville) als Song Fest: Pack Up Your Troubles/Smiles/Till We Meet Again/In the Shade of the Old Apple Tree/My Wild Irish Rose/Take Me Out to the Ball Game/Sweet Adeline/Put on Your Old Gray Bonnet/There Is a Tavern in the Town/Maine Stein Song/Let Me Call You Sweetheart (LP: Those Were the Days – 42 All-Time Favorites) [RCA Red Seal ‎LSC 3261]

(1987: Tiny Tim (Producers: Jack Gale & Jim Pierce) (CD: Tiptoe Through the Tulips / Resurrection) [Bear Family Records ‎BCD 15409 AH]

1975: Tony Orlando & Dawn – He Don’t Love You (Like I Love You) [Elektra E-45240] (3 weken 1)
He Don’t Love You (Like I Love You) - Tony Orlando & Dawn

(vandaag 44 jaar geleden)
(Jerry Butler Calvin Carter Curtis Mayfield)
(Prod. by Hank Medress and Dave Appell)
(Arranged by Dave Appell)
{Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(#7 hit voor Jerry Butler (Het origineel)

(Jerry Butler
  Curtis Mayfield Calvin Carter)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als He Will Break Your Heart in 1960 [Vee-Jay VJ 354] (45 rpm)

(#12 album-hit in Groot-Brittannië voor The Merseybeats als He Will Break Your Heart in 1964 (LP: The Merseybeats) [Fontana TL.5210]

(#42 album-hit voor Johnny Rivers in 1965 (LP: Johnny Rivers in Action!) [Imperial LP 12280]

(1965: Johnny Rivers als He Don’t Love You Like I Love You (LP: Johnny Rivers in Action!) [Imperial LP-12280]

(#7 album-hit voor The Righteous Brothers (Produced by Bill Medley) (Arranged by Bill Baker) (Orchestra Conducted by Michael Patterson) als He Will Break Your Heart in 1966 (LP: Soul & Inspiration) [Verve Records V6/5001]

(#91 hit voor The Rigteous Brothers (Prod. By Bill Medley) (Arr. By Bill Baker) (Orch. Cond. By Michael Patterson) als He Will Break Your Heart in 1966 [Verve Records VK-10406] (45 rpm)

(#120 Bubbling Under Hot 100-hit voor Freddie Scott (Produced by Bert Berns) (Arranged and Conducted by Gary Sherman) als He Will Break Your Heart in 1967 [Shout S-216] (45 rpm)

(#68 C&W-hit voor Johnny Williams (Produced by Larry Butler) als He Will Break Your Heart in 1972 [Epic 5-10845] (45 rpm)

(#22 Easy Listening-hit voor Jim Croce (Produced by Terry Cashman and Tommy West) als **Chain Gang Medley**/ “Chain Gang”/”He Don’t Love You”/”Searchin’ ” in 1975 [Livesong LS 45001] (45 rpm)

(#73 album-hit voor Dolly Parton als She Don’t Love You Like I Love in 1984 (LP: The Great Pretender) [RCA Victor AHL1-4940]

1986: Robert Palmer – Addicted To Love [Island 7-99570] (1 week 1)
Addicted To Love - Robert Palmer

(vandaag 33 jaar geleden)
(Robert Palmer)
(Produced by Bernard Edwards)
(Mixed by Eric “ET” Thorngren)
(Edited by Robert Palmer and Lee Hamblin)
(Published ℗ 1985)

(#86 album-hit voor Tina Turner in 1988 (LP: Tina Live in Europe) [Capitol Records C1-90126]

1997: The Notorious B.I.G. – Hypnotize [Bad Boy 78612 79092-2] (3 weken 1)Hypnotize - The Notorious B.I.G.

(vandaag 22 jaar geleden)
(Sean Combs; Deric Angelettie; Ron Lawrence; Christopher Wallace; Andy Armer; Randy Alpert)
(Produced by Deric “D-Dot” Angelettie and Ron “Amen-Ra” Lawrence and Sean “Puffy” Combs)
(Recorded by Axel Niehaus at Caribbean Sound Basin, Trinidad, WI and Doug A. Wilson at Daddy’s House Recording Studios, NYC)
(Mixed by Lane Craven at Daddy’s House Recording Studios, NYC and The Hit Factory, NYC)
(Additional Post Production and Editing by Richard “Younglord” Frierson)
(Background Vocals: Pam Long)
(Executive Producer: Sean “Puffy” Combs)
(Associate Executive Producer: Mark Pitts)
(Bevat interpolaties uit La Di Da Di van Slick Rick (1985) en een sample uit Rise van Herb Alpert (1979)

2008: Lil Wayne featuring Static Major – Lollipop (5 weken 1)

(vandaag 11 jaar geleden)
(Dwayne Carter; Sean Garrett; Jason Scheffer; Darius Harrison)
(Produced by Jim Jonsin)
(Co-Produced by Darius “Deezle” Harrison)
(Recorded by Joe G @ SouthBeat Studios, Miami, FL and Miguel Scott @ Tree Sound Studios, Atlanta, GA)
(Assistant Recording Engineer: Chad Jolley)
(Mixed by Fabian Marasciullo @ Tree Sound Studios, Atlanta, GA)
(Drums: Darius “Deezle” Harrison)
(Additional Keyboards: Ludas Charles)
(All Other Instruments: Jim Jonsin)
(Mastered by Vlado Meller @ Universal Mastering Studios, NY)
(Executive Producers: Ronald “Slim Tha Don” Williams, Bryan “Baby Birdman”Williams & Dwayne “The President” Carter)

(#82 hit voor Framing Hanley in 2009)

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1969: The Isley Brothers – It’s Your Thing [T-Neck TN 901] (1 week 2)It’s Your Thing - The Isley Brothers

(vandaag 50 jaar geleden)
(Ronald Isley; O’Kelly Isley; Rudolph Isley)
(Produced by Ronald Isley, O’Kelly Isley, Rudolph Isley)

(#5 album hit voor Temptations in 1969 (LP: (Puzzle People)

(#39 R&B-hit voor Señor Soul (Produced by Joe Hooven-Hal Winn-Maurice Rodgers) in 1969 [Whiz Records 611] (45 rpm)

(#53 album-hit voor Booker T. & The M.G.’s (Produced and Arranged by Booker T. & the M.G.’s) in 1969 (LP: The Booker T. Set) [Stax STS 2009]

(1969: Ann Peebles (LP: This Is Ann Peebles) [Hi HL 12053]

(1971: The Moments (LP: The Moments Live at the Miss Black America Pageant) [Stang Records ST-1015]

(#23 album hit voor Aretha Franklin (Produced by Luther Vandross and Aretha Franklin) in 1982 (LP: Jump to It) [Arista ‎AL 9602]

(#4 R&B-hit voor Salt-N-Pepa (featuring E.U.) (Produced by Hurby Luv Bug and introducing “The Invincibles”) als Shake Your Thang in 1988 [Next Plateau Records KF319] (45 rpm)

(#1 album hit voor Milli Vanilli (Produced by Frank Farian) in 1989 (LP: Girl You Know It’s True) [Arista AL-8592]

1980: Air Supply – Lost In Love [Arista AS 0479] (4 weken 3)
Lost In Love - Air Supply

(vandaag 39 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Graham Russell)
(Produced By Robbie Porter And Rick Chertoff)
(Executive Producer: Clive Davis)

(#2 hit in Nederland voor Demis Roussos Featuring Florence

(Words and Music by
Graham Russell)
(Produced and arranged by David McKay) in 1980 [Philips 6000 419] (45 rpm)

(#30 C&W-hit voor Dickey Lee with Kathy Burdick

(Words and Music by Graham Russell)
(String Arrangement by Bergen White)
(Produced by Buzz Carson) in 1980 [Mercury 57036] (45 rpm)

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1975: Carpenters – Only Yesterday [A&M Records 1677-S] (1 week 1)
Only Yesterday - Carpenters

(vandaag 44 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Richard Carpenter and John Bettis)
(Arranged and Orchestrated by Richard Carpenter)
(Produced by Richard Carpenter)
(Associate Producer: Karen Carpenter)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(#4 hit in de Hot 100 op 24 mei 1975)

(#13 album-hit voor Carpenters in 1975 (LP: Horizon) [A&M SP 4530]

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

1997: Kenny Loggins – For The First Time (2 weken 1)
For The First Time - Kenny Loggins

(vandaag 22 jaar geleden)
(James Newton Howard Allan Dennis Rich Jud Friedman)
(Produced by Peter Asher)
(Soundtrack Executive Producers: Michael Hoffman, Peter Afterman, Glen Brunman)
(Published ℗ 1996)

(#60 hit in de Airplay Hot 100 op 17 mei 1997)

(Uit de film One Fine Day met in de hoofdrollen Michelle Pfeiffer & George Clooney, draait vanaf 20 december 1996 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(#57 album-hit voor Kenny Loggins (℗ 1996) in 1997 op de various artists Music from the Motion Picture (CD: One Fine Day) [Columbia ‎CK 67916]

(2008: Cídia e Dan (Direçto Musical: PM Castanheira) (Produçio Musical: Ricardo Palmera) (Arranjos: PM Castanheira / Paulo Soledade) (CD: Duetos Romanticos 2) [Som Livre 0869-2]

2014: Pharrell Williams – Happy
(6 weken 1)
Happy - Pharrell Williams

(vandaag 5 jaar geleden)
(Pharrell Williams)
(Performed By Pharrell Williams)
(Written And Produced By Pharrell Williams)
(Backing Vocals Performed By Rhea Dummett, Trevon Henderson, Ashley L. Lee, Shamika Hightower, Jasmine Murray And Terrence Rolle)
(Recorded By Mike Larson)
(Assisted By Matthew Desrameaux)
(Digital Editing And Arrangement By Andrew Coleman And Mike Larson)
(Recorded At Circle House Studios, Miami, FL)
(Mixed By Leslie Brathwaite At Music Box Studios, Atlanta, GA)
(Executive Album Producer: Chris Meledandri)
(Album Producer: Pharrell Williams)
(Mastered By Reuben Cohen At Lurssen Mastering, Los Angeles, CA)
(Published ℗ 2013)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 8 maart 2014)

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

1980: Dan Fogelberg – Heart Hotels [Full Moon 9-50862] (1 week 3)
Heart Hotels - Dan Fogelberg

(vandaag 39 jaar geleden)
(Dan Fogelberg)
(Produced by Dan Fogelberg with Norbert Putham and Marty Lewis)
(Published ℗ 1979)

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

1986: Dire Straits – So Far Away [Warner Bros. Records 7-28789] (1 week 3)
So Far Away - Dire Straits

(vandaag 33 jaar geleden)
(Mark Knopfler)
(Produced By Mark Knopfler And Neil Dorfsman)
(Published ℗ 1985)

(#19 hit in de Hot 100 op 26 april 1986)

1996: R. Kelly – I Believe I Can Fly (1 week 3)
I Believe I Can Fly - R. Kelly

(vandaag 23 jaar geleden)
(R. Kelly [ = Robert Sylvester Kelly]
(Music from and inspired by the motion picture Space Jam)
(Written, Produced and Arranged by R. Kelly)
(Lead Vocals performed by R. Kelly)
(Recorded by Stephen George at Battery Studios, Chicago)
(Assistant Recording Engineers: Chris Brickley and Rick Behrens)
(Mixed by R. Kelly and Stephen George at Chicago recording Co.)
(Assistant Mix Engineer: Ron Lowe)
(Programming by R. Kelly and Stephen George)
(String Orchestra recorded by Carl Robinson at United Sound Systems – Studio A., Detroit)
(Keyboard: Percy Bady)
(Background Vocals performed by The Luv Club Choir)
(Directed by Percy Bady)
(Strings by Paul Riser and The Motown Romance Orchestra)
(Motown Romance Orchestra led by Hart Hollman)
(Executive Producer: Barry Hankerson)
(Mastered by “Big Bass” Brian Gardner and by Bernie Grundman at Bernie Grundman Mastering, Hollywood)
(Published ℗ 1996)

(#2 hit in de Hot 100 op 21 december 1996)

(#40 album-hit voor Kenny G Featuring Yolanda Adams (Album Producers: Walter Afanasieff & Clive Davis) in 2004 op de Kenny G (CD: At Last…The Duets Album) [Arista ‎82876-62470-2]

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1952: Eddy Arnold The Tennessee Plowboy and his Guitar – Easy On The Eyes [RCA Victor 47-4569] (1 week 1)
Easy On The Eyes - Eddy Arnold

(vandaag 67 jaar geleden)
(Eddy Arnold Cy Coben)

1975: Joe Stampley – Roll On Big Mama [Epic 8-50075] (1 week 1)
Roll On Big Mama - Joe Stampley

(vandaag 44 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Daniel Darst)
(Produced by Norro Wilson)
{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

(1975: Joe Stampley (LP: Joe Stampley) [Epic KE 33356]

1980: Debby Boone – Are You On The Road To Lovin’ Me Again [Curb Records/Warner Bros. Records WBS 49176] (1 week 1)
Are You On The Road To Lovin’ Me Again - Debby Boone

(vandaag 39 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Bob Morrison and Debbie Hult)
(Produced By Larry Butler)
{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

(1980: Debby Boone (Produced By Larry Butler) (LP: Love Has No Reason) [Warner Bros. Records-‎Curb Records ‎BSK 3419]

(Op 8 mei 1980 wordt de roze strippenkaart voor 65-plussers ingevoerd. Hiermee wordt het Nationaal tariefsysteem ingevoerd waarmee er een kaartsoort komt die geldig is op stads- en streekvervoer in heel Nederland. Ons land wordt opgedeeld in 2226 zones die worden aangeduid met een 4-cijferig nummer. Hierop worden de prijzen van de sterabonnementen en het aantal af te stempelen strippen gebaseerd. Als overgangsperiode zijn tot 1 oktober van dat jaar de oude tariefsystemen van de vele stads- en streekvervoerders nog geldig. Na 1 oktober worden ook de andere nationale vervoerbewijzen ingevoerd.)

1986: Earl Thomas Conley – Once In A Blue Moon [RCA PB-14282] (1 week 1)
Once In A Blue Moon - Earl Thomas Conley

(vandaag 33 jaar geleden)
(Tom Brasfield Robert Byrne)
(Produced by Nelson Larkin and Earl Thomas Conley)
(Published ℗ 1985)
{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

2008: George Strait – I Saw God Today (2 weken 1)
I Saw God Today - George Strait

(vandaag 11 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Monty Criswell, Wade Kirby and Rodney Clawson)

(#33 hit in de Hot 100 op 3 mei 2008)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1952: Ruth Brown – 5 – 10 – 15 Hours [Atlantic 45-962] (7 weken 1)
5 - 10 - 15 Hours - Ruth Brown

(vandaag 67 jaar geleden)
(Rudy Toombs)
(With Orchestra)
{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

(1954: Ella Mae Morse with Big Dave and his Orchestra (10” LP: Barrelhouse, Boogie, and the Blues) [Capitol H-513]

(#19 album-hit voor Pat Boone als Five, Ten, Fifteen Hours in 1957 (LP: “Pat”) [Dot DLP 3050]

1975: Barry White – What Am I Gonna Do With You [20th Century Records TC-2177] (1 week 1)
What Am I Gonna Do With You - Barry White

(vandaag 44 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Barry White)
(Produced & Arranged by Barry White)
(Conductor: Gene Page)

(#8 hit in de Hot 100 op 19 april 1975)

1986: Stephanie Mills – I Have Learned To Respect The Power Of Love [MCA Records MCA-52799] (2 weken 1)
I Have Learned To Respect The Power Of Love - Stephanie Mills

(vandaag 33 jaar geleden)
(Angela Winbush René Moore)
(Produced By Ron Kersey)
{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

2003: 50 Cent Feat. Nate Dogg – 21 Questions (7 weken 1)
21 Questions - 50 Cent

(vandaag 16 jaar geleden)
(Curtis Jackson – Kevin Risto Jimmie Cameron Vella Cameron)
(Produced by Dirty Swity [ = Kevin Risto]
(Mixed by Dr. Dre [=  Andre Romelle Young] @ Encore Studios, Burbank, CA)
(Recorded by Sha Money XL [ = Michael Clervoix] @ Teamwork Studios, Long Island, NY and Mauricio “Veto” Iragorri @ Encore Studios, Burbank, CA)
(Protool Edits by Carlise Young)
(Assistant Engineer: Ruben Rivera)
(Executive Producers: Eminen [ = Marshall Bruce Mathers III] & Dr. Dre)
(Bevat samples uit It’s Only Love Doing It’s Thing van Barry White (1978)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 31 mei 2003)


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)



1971: Janis Joplin – Me And Bobby McGee [CBS BA-221800] (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 48 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Kris Kristofferson; Fred Foster)
(Produced by Paul Rothchild)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 20 maart 1971)

(#12 C&W-hit in Amerika voor Roger Miller (Produced by Jerry Kennedy) {het origineel} in 1969 [Smash/Mercury S-2230] (45 rpm)

(#40 hit in Amerika voor Jerry Lee Lewis (Produced By Jerry Kennedy) (Arranged by Cam Mullins) in 1972; B-kant van Would You Take Another Chance on Me [Mercury 73248] (45 rpm)

(#125 Bubbling Under-hit in Amerika voor Crystal Bowersox in 2010)

1982: Joan Jett & The Blackhearts – I Love Rock ‘N’ Roll (5 weken 1)
(vandaag 37 jaar geleden)
(Jake Hooker; Alan Merrill)
(Produced by Ritchie Cordell & Kenny Laguna)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 20 maart 1982)

(Het origineel is van Arrows (Produced by Mickie Most) uit 1975; B-kant van Broken Down Heart [RAK – RAK-205] (45 rpm)

2009: A.R. Rahman & The Pussycat Dolls featuring Nicole Scherzinger – Jai Ho! (You Are My Destiny) (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 10 jaar geleden)
(Original Music: A.R. Rahman /Original Lyrics: Gulzar & Tanvi Shah /English Lyric: Nicole Scherzinger; Esther Dean; Ron Fair; Evan Bogart; Erika Nuri; David Quinones; Nailah Thorbourne; Nyanda Thorbourne; Candace Thorbourne)
(Produced by A.R. Rahman)
(English Vocals Produced by Ron Fair & Nicole Scherzinger)
(Additional Production by Ron Fair)
(Engineer: H. Sridhar and Deepak P.A)
(Engineer/Pro Tools: Tal Herzberg)
(Mixed by Peter Mokran)

(#15 hit in de US Hot 100 op 14 maart 1009)

(Het origineel is van A.R. Rahman Feat. Sukhwinder Singh, Singh, Tanvi Shah, Mahalaxmi Iyer als Jai Ho in de Britse film Slumdog Millionaire met in de hoofdrol Dev Patel, ging op 30 augustus 2008 in wereldpremière tijdens het filmfestival van Telluride en draait vanaf 25 december 2008 in heel Amerika)


1968: Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick And Tich – The Legend Of Xanadu (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 51 jaar geleden)
(Ken Howard; Alan Blaikley)
(Accompaniment directed by John Gregory)
(Produced by Steve Rowland)

1987: Club Nouveau – Lean On Me [Warner Bros. Records 7-28430] (6 weken 1)
(vandaag 32 jaar geleden)
(Bill Withers)
(Produced, Arranged and Mixed by Jay King, Thomas McElroy and Denzil Foster)
(Published ℗ 1986)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 21 maart 1987)

(#1 hit in Amerika voor Bill Withers (Produced by: Bill Withers With Ray Jackson, James Gadson, Melvin Dunlap And Benorce Blackmon) (Strings: Ray Jackson) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {het origineel} op 8 juli 1972 [Sussex SUX 235] (45 rpm)

(#73 R&B-hit in Amerika voor Thelma Houston & The Winans (Produced By Richard Perry) (Associate Producer: Steve Lindsey) (Executive Album Producer: Benny Medina And Gary LeMel) in 1989 [Warner Bros. Records 7-27533] (45 rpm)

(#50 hit in Amerika voor Glee Cast in 2009)

(#47 hit in Amerika voor Sheryl Crow, Kid Rock & Keith Urban in 2010)


Australia and New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia


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