28 mei

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

De nummer 1-hits van 28 mei

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1892: Joe Natus – The Song That Reached My Heart [North America] (3 weken 1)
The Song That Reached My Heart
(vandaag 125 jaar geleden)
(Julian Jordan)

(#9 hit voor Evan Williams (Tenor) (with orchestra) in 1909 [Victor Record 5643] (78 rpm)

1938: Shep Fields and his Rippling Rhythm Orchestra – Cathedral In The Pines [Bluebird B-7553] (3 weken 1)

(vandaag 79 jaar geleden)
(Charles Kenny; Nick Kenny)
(Vocal refrain by Jerry Stewart)

(#5 album-hit voor Pat Boone (With Orchestra And Chorus Directed By Billy Vaughn) in 1957 (EP: Four by Pat) [Dot DEP-105] (45 rpm)

1966: Percy Sledge – When A Man Loves A Woman [Atlantic 45-2326] (2 weken 1)
When A Man Loves A Woman - Percy Sledge
(vandaag 51 jaar geleden)
(Calvin Lewis; Andrews Wright)
(Produced by Marlin Greene & Quin Ivy)

(#26 R&B-hit voor Ester Phillips (Arr. & Cond. by Leroy Glover) als When a Woman Loves a Man in 1966 [Atlantic 45-2335] (45 rpm)

(#134 album-hit voor Jane Morgan (Arranged and Conducted by Frank Hunter) in 1966 (LP: Fresh Flavor – A New Approach to the Big Hits) [Epic BN 26211]

(1966: The Capitols (LP: We Got a Thing That’s in the Groove) [Atco Records SD 33 201]

(1966: Johnny Hallyday avec The Blackburds als Quand un homme perd ces rêves [Philips B 373.901 F] (45 rpm)

(1966: Raymond Lefèvre et son grand orchestre (LP: Palmarès des chansons N° 2) [Riviera 521 007]

(1966: Ketty Lester Featuring The Ronnie Brown Trio (Arranged by Lincoln Mayorga) als When a Woman Loves a Man (LP: When a Woman Loves a Man) [Tower ST-5029]

(1966: Ketty Lester (Produced by Ed Cobb) (Arranged by Linco’n Mayorga) (Engineers: R. Podolor-T. May) als When a Woman Loves a Man [Tower 236] (45 rpm)

(1966: John Schroeder And Orchestra (Produced, directed, arranged and conducted by John Schroeder and Alan Tew) (LP: Working in a Soul Mine) [Piccadilly NSPL 38025]

(1966: Bud Shank (Orchestra Arranged Conducted by Oliver Nelson) (LP: Girl in Love) [World Pacific WPS 21853]

(#13 album-hit voor Wes Montgomery (Produced by Creed Taylor) (Arranged and Conducted by Don Sebesky) (Recorded at Van Gelder Studios; Rudy Van Gelder, Engineer) (Recorded June 6, 7, 8 and 26, 1967) in 1967 (LP: A Day in the Life) [A&M Records ‎SP-3001]

(1967: Eddie Harris (Instrumental) [Atlantic 45-2404] (45 rpm)

(1967: Raymond Lefèvre And His Orchestra (LP: Love Me, Please Love Me) [4 Corners Of The World FCL-4239]

(1967: Raymond Lefevre And His Orchestra; B-kant van Black Is Black [4 Corners Of The World FCS 4-142] (45 rpm)

(1967: Willie Mitchell (LP: The Hit Sound of Willie Mitchell) [Hi Records SHL 32034]

(1967: Johnny Rivers (Producer: Lou Adler) (Johnny Rivers – guitar) (Larry Knechtel – organ) (Joe Osborn – bass) (Eddie Rubin – drums) (LP: Whisky a Go-Go Revisited) [Sunset SUS-5157]

(1968: Le grand orchestre de Paul Mauriat (LP: Rhythm & Blues) [Philips 844 737 BY]

(1975: Tommy McLain (Swallow Studio Production) [Jin 45-317] (45 rpm)

(#72 C&W-hit voor John Wesley Ryles (Produced by Johnny Morris) (by Special Arrangement With Music Mill Productions) in 1976 [Music Mill Records IRDA 240] (45 rpm)

(1976: Roger Troy (Strings and Horns arranged by Mike Lipskin, Roger Troy and Michael Anthony) (Strings and Horns conducted by Michael Anthony) (Produced by Mike Lipskin) [RCA PB-10903] (45 rpm)

(1978: Mark Farner Band (Produced by Jimmy lovine) (Mixed by Shelly Yakus & Jimmy lovine) [Atlantic 3510] (45 rpm)

(#84 album-hit voor Percy Sledge in 1979 op de various artists Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (LP: More American Graffiti) [MCA Records MCA2-11006]

(#35 hit voor Bette Midler (Produced and Arranged by Paul A. Rothchild) (Associate Producer: Bill Gazecki) (℗ 1979) in 1980 [Atlantic 3643] (45 rpm)

(#18 C&W-hit voor Jack Grayson and BLACKJACK (Producers: Bernie Vaughn & Jack Grayson) (Exec. Prod. by Wes Sanborn) (℗ 1981) in 1982 [Koala KOS 340] (45 rpm)

(1984: Demis Roussos (Produced by Vangelis) (Recorded at Nemo Studios – London) (LP: Reflection) [Mercury 824 028 1]

(1985: Durell Coleman (Produced by David Kershenbaum) [Island 7-99605] (45 rpm)

(#45 Easy Listening-hit voor Carrie McDowell (Produced By Hal Davis & Willie Hutch) als When a Woman Loves a Man in 1987 [Motown 1910MF] (45 rpm)

(#60 C&W-hit voor Narvel Felts (Producer: Johnny Morris) in 1987 [Evergreen EV 1054] (45 rpm)

(#75 album-hit voor Percy Sledge in 1987 op de various artists ‎Original Motion Picture Soundtrack and Songs from the Era (LP: Platoon) [Atlantic 81742-1]

(1988: Art Garfunkel (Produced by Geoff Emerick & Art Garfunkel) [Columbia 38-08511] (45 rpm)

(#1 hit voor Michael Bolton (Produced by Walter Afanasieff and Michael Bolton) op 23 november 1991 [Columbia 38-74020] (45 rpm)

(#60 album-hit voor Percy Sledge in 1993 op de various artists Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (CD: The Crying Game) [SBK Records K2-89024]

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

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

(#133 album-hit voor voor Percy Sledge in 1994 op de Zbigniew Preisner – Music from the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (CD: When a Man Loves a Woman) [Hollywood Records ‎HR-61606-2]

1983: Irene Cara – Flashdance… What A Feeling [Casablanca 811 440-7] (6 weken 1)
Flashdance What A Feeling - Irene Cara

(vandaag 34 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Giorgio Moroder /Tekst: Keith Forsey; Irene Cara)
(Produced by Giorgio Moroder)

(Uit de film Flashdance met in de hoofdrollen Jennifer Beals & Michael Nouri, draait vanaf 15 april 1983 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(1983: Caravelli Grand Orchestra (Réalisation artistique: Philippe Boutet) (Ingénieur du son: Jean-Claude Egreteau) (LP: Flashdance…what a feeling) [CBS – CBS 25814]

(1983: Fausto Papetti als Flashdance Medley: Lady, Lady, Lady/Flashdance… What a Feeling/Gloria/Flashdance… What a Feeling (LP: No-Stop – 37ª Raccolta) [Durium ms AI 77437]

(1983: Sylvie Vartan (Adapt.: Michel Mallory) (Produit par: Tony Scotti) (Arrangements: John D’Andrea) als Danse ta vie [RCA Victor PB 61230] (45 rpm) {Franse versie}

(#5 album-hit in Engeland voor The Shadows in 1990 (CD: Reflections) [Polydor ‎847 120-2]

(#99 album-hit voor Irene Cara in 1997 op de various artists Music from the Motion Picture Soundtrack (CD: The Full Monty) [RCA Victor ‎09026-68904-2]

1988: George Michael – One More Try [Columbia 38-07773] (3 weken 1)One More Try - George Michael 2

(vandaag 29 jaar geleden)
(George Michael)
(Written, Arranged and Produced by George Michael)
(Engineered by Chris Porter)
(Published ℗ 1987)

(#29 hit voor Divine in 1999)

2016: Justin Timberlake – Can’t Stop The Feeling! (1 week 1)
Can't Stop The Feeling - Justin Timberlake

(vandaag 1 jaar geleden)
(Justin Timberlake; Max Martin [ = Martin Karl Sandberg]

(Uit de animatiefilm Trolls met in de hoofdrollen de stemmen van Anna Kendrick & Justin Timberlake, draait vanaf 4 november 2016 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1898: Cal Stewart – Uncle Josh At The Opera (2 weken 2)
(vandaag 119 jaar geleden)

1904: Enrico Caruso – Vesti la giubba [Victor Record 81032] (1 week 2)

(vandaag 113 jaar geleden)
(Ruggiero Leoncavallo)
(Tenor)

(Uit de opera Pagliacci van Ruggiero Leoncavallo, ging op 21 mei 1892 in Teatro Dal Verme in Milaan in première)

(#1 hit voor Enrico Caruso als Pagliacci – Vesti la giubba (Act 1) (On with the Play) op 24 augustus 1907 [Victor 88061] (78 rpm) {nieuwe opname}

(1936: in de film The Great Ziegfeld)

(1945: de muziek van Ruggiero Leoncavallo in de film Thrill of a Romance)

(#1 soundtrack-hit voor Mario Lanza in 1951 in de film The Great Caruso)

(#9 hit voor Jackie Wilson (Vocal With Chorus And Orchestra Directed By Dick Jacobs) als My Empty Arms in 1961 [Brunswick 9-55201] (45 rpm)

(#45 hit voor Engelbert Humperdinck (Music Arr. & Directed by: Les Reed) (Produced by Gordon Mills) als When There’s No You in 1971 [Parrot 45-PAR-40059] (45 rpm)

(1971: Chet Atkins (Arranged by Chet Atkins) (Produced by Bob Ferguson) (Recorded in RCA’s “Nashville Sound” Studio, Nashville, Tennessee) (Recording Engineer: Al Pachucki and Bill Vandevort) (Recording Technician: Roy Shockley) als Vesti la Giubba (from “I Pagliacci”) (LP: For the Good Times and Other Country Moods) [RCA Victor ‎LSP-4464]

(1987: Mario Del Monaco (St: The Untouchables)

1910: Columbia Male Quartet – By The Light Of The Silvery Moon (2 weken 2)By The Light Of The Silvery Moon
(vandaag 107 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Edward Madden /Muziek: Gus Edwards)

(Het origineel is van Georgie Price in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie Ziegfeld Follies of 1909, ging op 14 juni 1909 in Jardin de Paris, NY in première. Na 64 keer is op 7 augustus 1909 de laatste voorstelling)

(#1 hit voor Billy Murray and Haydn Quartet (Tenor With Quartet) (with orchestra) op 23 april 1910 [Victor Record 16460] (78 rpm)

(#2 hit voor Ada Jones op 18 juni 1910 [Edison Gold Moulded Record 10362] (wax cylinder)

(1939: Clark Gable in de film Idiot’s Delight)

(1941: Bing Crosby in de film Birth of the Blues)

(#16 hit voor Ray Noble and his Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Snooky Lanson and The Boys) als By the Light of the Silv’ry Moon in 1942 [Columbia 36479] (78 rpm)

(1942: Bob Chester and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Gene Howard) als By the Light of the Silvery Moon; B-kant van (Nobody Knows Better Than I) He’s My Guy [Bluebird B 11562] (78 rpm)

(1942: “Fats” Waller and his Rhythm (Vocal refrain and piano by “Fats” Waller with The Deep River Boys) als By the Light of the Silvery Moon [Bluebird B-11569] (78 rpm)

(1943: Alice Faye in de film Hello Frisco, Hello)

(#17 hit voor Ray Noble and his Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Snooky Lanson and The Boys) als By the Light of the Silv’ry Moon in 1944 [Columbia 36479] (78 rpm) {dezelfde versie}

(1946: Scotty Beckett (gedubbed door Rudy Wissler) in de film The Jolson Story)

(#4 album-hit voor Dennis Day in 1948 (LP: My Wild Irish Rose) [Victor 191] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#5 album-hit voor Les Paul in 1951 (LP: The New Sound!) [Capitol CCF226] [Capitol F15583] (45 rpm Box Set)

(#3 soundtrack-hit voor Doris Day {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} in 1953 in de film By the Light on the Silvery Moon)

(1953: Doris Day, Gordon MacRae, Leon Ames, Rosemary DeCamp en anderen in de film By the Light of the Silvery Moon)

(1953: Johnny Maddox and the Rhythmasters als By the Light of the Silvery Moon; B-kant van In the Mood [Dot 45-15045] (45 rpm)

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

(1956: Snooky Lanson (With Orchestra) als By the Light of the Silvery Moon [Dot 45-15455] (45 rpm)

(1957: Bill Frawley (LP: Bill Frawley Sings the Old Ones…) [Dot DLP 3061]

(1957: Etta James als By the Light of the Silvery Moon [Modern Records Hollywood 45×1022] (45 rpm)

(1957: Bonnie Guitar (LP: Moonlight and Shadows) [Dot DLP 3069]

(1957: Jackie Lee And His Orchestra (Instrumental) als By the Light of the Silvery Moon [Coral 9-6114] (45 rpm)

(1957: Jackie Wilson (Vocal with Chorus and Orchestra Directed by Dick Jacobs) als By the Light of the Silvery Moon [Brunswick 9-55024] (45 rpm)

(#1 album-hit voor Mitch Miller & The Gang {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} in 1958 (LP: Sing Along with Mitch) [Columbia CL 1160]

(#50 hit voor Jimmy Bowen with the Rhythm Orchids als By the Light of the Silvery Moon in 1958; B-kant van The Two Step [Roulette R-4083] (45 rpm)

(1958: Little Richard als By the Light of the Silvery Moon [Specialty 660] (45 rpm)

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

(1959: Jimmy Bowen (LP: Buddy Knox & Jimmy Bowen) [Roulette R-25048]

(1959: Bill Frawley (LP: Bill Frawley Sings the Old Ones…) [Dot DLP 3061]

(#9 album-hit voor Louis Prima in 1961 (LP: Wonderland by Night)

(1962: Julie Andrews (Arranged and Conducted by Robert Mersey) (LP: Don’t Go in the Lion’s Cage Tonight) [Columbia CS 8686]

(1963: Max Morath (Produced by Bob Morgan) als Nickelodeon Songs: Then We’ll All Go Home/She Is More to Be Pitied Than Censured/By the Light of the Silvery/All Alone (LP: Presenting That Celebrated Maestro) [Epic LN 24066]

1927: Nick Lucas “The Crooning Troubadour” – I’m Looking Over A Four Leaf Clover [Brunswick 3439] (2 weken 2)

(vandaag 90 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Mort Dixon /Muziek: Harry Woods)
(Voice With Two Guitars)

(Het origineel is van Sam Lanin’s Dance Orchestra (Vocal Chorus Billy Jones) uit 1927 [Banner 1924] (78 rpm)

(#3 hit voor Ben Bernie and His Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra (For Dancing) (With Vocal Chorus) op 28 mei 1927 [Brunswick 3444] (78 rpm)

(#10 hit voor Jean Goldkette and His Orchestra (Vocal Refrain by Billy Murray); B-kant van Yankee Rose van Roger Wolfe Kahn Orchestra in 1927 [Victor 20466] (78 rpm)

(1927: Harry Carpenter [Madison 1617] (78 rpm)

(1927: Jack Hylton [78-His Master’s Voice B 5267]

(1927: Bert Kaplan And His Orchestra [78-Bell 489]

(1927: Sam Lanin Orchestra [78-OKeh 40766]

(1927: The Revelers (Male Voices with Piano); B-kant van I’m in love again [Victor 20678] (78 rpm)

(1927: Twin Cities Dance Orchestra [78-Challenge 257]

(1928: Bix Beiderbecke)

(1937: Cody Fox and his Yellow Jackets (Vocal by Mack, Sonny and Joe with Instrumental Acc.) [Columbia 38082] (78 rpm)

(#1 hit voor Art Mooney And His Orchestra (Vocal by the Ensemble); B-kant van The Big Brass Dand from Brazil op 21 februari 1948 [MGM 10119] (78 rpm)

(#6 hit voor Russ Morgan with Milt Herth At The Organ (Vocal Chorus by Ames Brothers and Ensemble) in 1948 [Decca 24319] (78 rpm)

(#6 hit voor Alvino Rey And His Orchestra (Vocal Group With Orchestra) in 1948 [Capitol 491] (78 rpm)

(#10 hit voor The Three Suns (Vocal refrain by Male Quartet and Artie Dunn) in 1948 [RCA Victor 20-2688] (78 rpm)

(#11 hit voor Uptown String Band (Directed by Joseph Giardino) in 1948 [Mercury 5100] (78 rpm)

(#14 hit voor Arthur Godfrey with The Mariners (Orchestra under direction of Archie Bleyer) in 1948 [Columbia 38081] (78 rpm)

(1948: Ferko String Band [78-Palda 110]

(#2 soundtrack-hit album-hit voor Al Jolson in 1949 in de film Jolson Sings Again)

(1949: Larry Parks (gedubbed door Al Jolson) in de film Jolson Sings Again)

(1957: Billy Vaughn and his Orchestra (LP: Instrumental Souvenirs) [Dot DLP 3045]

(#8 album-hit voor Mitch Miller {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 1958 (LP: Saturday Night Sing Along with Mitch)

(1959: Lou Stein (Lou Stein – upright piano) (Mel Davis – trumpet) (Milt Yaner – saxophone) (George Berg – saxophone) (George Barnes – guitar and banjo) (Sid Block – bass and Tuba) (Bunny Shawker – drums) (Hi Finformation: This stereophonic session was recorded in a New York City studio. The piano was picked up by a 44 BX (RCA) mike. The trumpet and sax were picked up by a 639 (Western Electric) mike. The trumpet and sax were picked up by a 639 (Western Electric) mike, while drums guitar and bass were picked up by 44 BX’s. The direct stereo pickup was achieved by a pair of Telefunken U-47’s suspended in front of and above the musicians. The session was taped on an Ampex 350 at 15 IPS, Hal Mooney, Mercury Recording Director) (LP: Honky Tonk Piano featuring Lou Stein) [Mercury ‎SR-60054] {Different track listing than the mono album, released in 1956}

(1959: Lawrence Welk (LP: Lawrence Welk presents Pete Fountain) [Coral CRL 57200]

(#34 album-hit voor Dorothy Provine, The Chorus Girls, The Trio and Pinky and her Playboys als Medley Two: I’m Looking Over a Four Leaf Clover/A Cup of Coffee, a Sandwich and You/Tea for Two/The Girl Friend in 1961 (LP: The Roaring 20’s) [Warner Bros. Records WS 1394]

(#18 album-hit voor Billy Vaughn in 1962 (LP: Greatest String Band Hits) [Dot DLP 3409]

(#40 album-hit voor Al Jolson in 1962 (LP: The Best of Jolson) [Decca DXA 169] {medley: I’m Looking Over a Four Leaf Clover/Baby Face}

(1963: Sid Ramin and his Orchestra (LP: The Big Band Sound of Sid Ramin) [RCA Victor LSP 2716]

(#123 Bubbling Under-hit voor Wayne Newton in 1964 [Capitol Records 5124] (45 rpm)

(1964: Joni James (LP: Put on a Happy Face) [MGM SE 4248]

(1964: Primo Scala his Banjo & accordion band With The Goodtimes (Directed by Ivor Raymonde); B-kant van Powder Your Face with Sunshine [London 45 LON 20019] (45 rpm)

(#17 album-hit voor Wayne Newton in 1965 (LP: Red Roses for a Blue Lady)

(1965: Carl Belew (Produced by Chet Atkins and Bob Ferguson) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s “Nashville Sound” Studio, Nashville, Tennessee) (Recording Engineers: William Vandervoort, Chuck Seitz and Bill Porter) (LP: Am I That Easy to Forget) [RCA Victor LSP 3381]

(#147 album-hit voor Billy Vaughn and His Orchestra in 1967 (LP: Josephine) [Dot DLP 25796]

(#47 album-hit voor Wing And A Prayer Fife And Drum Corps. (A Record by Stephen Y. Scheaffer & Harold Wheeler) als Just an Old Fashioned Medley: Swanee/Toot, Toot, Tootsie! (Goo’ Bye)/Oh! You Beautiful Doll/The Best Things in Life Are Free/Blue Skies/I’m Looking for a Four Leaf Clover in 1976 (LP: Babyface) [Wing & A Prayer Record Co. HS 3025]

1927: Ben Bernie and His Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra – I’m Looking Over A Four Leaf Clover [Brunswick 3444] (1 week 3)

(vandaag 90 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Mort Dixon /Muziek: Harry Woods)
(For Dancing)
(With Vocal Chorus)

(Het origineel is van Sam Lanin’s Dance Orchestra (Vocal Chorus Billy Jones) uit 1927 [Banner 1924] (78 rpm)

(#2 hit voor Nick Lucas “The Crooning Troubadour” op 28 mei 1927 [78-Brunswick 3439]

(#10 hit voor Jean Goldkette and His Orchestra (Vocal Refrain by Billy Murray); B-kant van Yankee Rose van Roger Wolfe Kahn Orchestra in 1927 [Victor 20466] (78 rpm)

(1927: Harry Carpenter [Madison 1617] (78 rpm)

(1927: Jack Hylton [78-His Master’s Voice B 5267]

(1927: Bert Kaplan And His Orchestra [78-Bell 489]

(1927: Sam Lanin Orchestra [78-OKeh 40766]

(1927: The Revelers (Male Voices with Piano); B-kant van I’m in love again [Victor 20678] (78 rpm)

(1927: Twin Cities Dance Orchestra [78-Challenge 257]

(1928: Bix Beiderbecke)

(1937: Cody Fox and his Yellow Jackets (Vocal by Mack, Sonny and Joe with Instrumental Acc.) [Columbia 38082] (78 rpm)

(#1 hit voor Art Mooney And His Orchestra (Vocal by the Ensemble); B-kant van The Big Brass Dand from Brazil op 21 februari 1948 [MGM 10119] (78 rpm)

(#6 hit voor Russ Morgan with Milt Herth At The Organ (Vocal Chorus by Ames Brothers and Ensemble) in 1948 [Decca 24319] (78 rpm)

(#6 hit voor Alvino Rey And His Orchestra (Vocal Group With Orchestra) in 1948 [Capitol 491] (78 rpm)

(#10 hit voor The Three Suns (Vocal refrain by Male Quartet and Artie Dunn) in 1948 [RCA Victor 20-2688] (78 rpm)

(#11 hit voor Uptown String Band (Directed by Joseph Giardino) in 1948 [Mercury 5100] (78 rpm)

(#14 hit voor Arthur Godfrey with The Mariners (Orchestra under direction of Archie Bleyer) in 1948 [Columbia 38081] (78 rpm)

(1948: Ferko String Band [78-Palda 110]

(#2 soundtrack-hit album-hit voor Al Jolson in 1949 in de film Jolson Sings Again)

(1949: Larry Parks (gedubbed door Al Jolson) in de film Jolson Sings Again)

(1957: Billy Vaughn and his Orchestra (LP: Instrumental Souvenirs) [Dot DLP 3045]

(#8 album-hit voor Mitch Miller {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 1958 (LP: Saturday Night Sing Along with Mitch)

(1959: Lou Stein (Lou Stein – upright piano) (Mel Davis – trumpet) (Milt Yaner – saxophone) (George Berg – saxophone) (George Barnes – guitar and banjo) (Sid Block – bass and Tuba) (Bunny Shawker – drums) (Hi Finformation: This stereophonic session was recorded in a New York City studio. The piano was picked up by a 44 BX (RCA) mike. The trumpet and sax were picked up by a 639 (Western Electric) mike. The trumpet and sax were picked up by a 639 (Western Electric) mike, while drums guitar and bass were picked up by 44 BX’s. The direct stereo pickup was achieved by a pair of Telefunken U-47’s suspended in front of and above the musicians. The session was taped on an Ampex 350 at 15 IPS, Hal Mooney, Mercury Recording Director) (LP: Honky Tonk Piano featuring Lou Stein) [Mercury ‎SR-60054] {Different track listing than the mono album, released in 1956}

(1959: Lawrence Welk (LP: Lawrence Welk presents Pete Fountain) [Coral CRL 57200]

(#34 album-hit voor Dorothy Provine, The Chorus Girls, The Trio and Pinky and her Playboys als Medley Two: I’m Looking Over a Four Leaf Clover/A Cup of Coffee, a Sandwich and You/Tea for Two/The Girl Friend in 1961 (LP: The Roaring 20’s) [Warner Bros. Records WS 1394]

(#18 album-hit voor Billy Vaughn in 1962 (LP: Greatest String Band Hits) [Dot DLP 3409]

(#40 album-hit voor Al Jolson in 1962 (LP: The Best of Jolson) [Decca DXA 169] {medley: I’m Looking Over a Four Leaf Clover/Baby Face}

(1963: Sid Ramin and his Orchestra (LP: The Big Band Sound of Sid Ramin) [RCA Victor LSP 2716]

(#123 Bubbling Under-hit voor Wayne Newton in 1964 [Capitol Records 5124] (45 rpm)

(1964: Joni James (LP: Put on a Happy Face) [MGM SE 4248]

(1964: Primo Scala his Banjo & accordion band With The Goodtimes (Directed by Ivor Raymonde); B-kant van Powder Your Face with Sunshine [London 45 LON 20019] (45 rpm)

(#17 album-hit voor Wayne Newton in 1965 (LP: Red Roses for a Blue Lady)

(1965: Carl Belew (Produced by Chet Atkins and Bob Ferguson) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s “Nashville Sound” Studio, Nashville, Tennessee) (Recording Engineers: William Vandervoort, Chuck Seitz and Bill Porter) (LP: Am I That Easy to Forget) [RCA Victor LSP 3381]

(1966: Freddy Morgan (Arranged by Julian Lee) (LP: Bunch-A-Banjos) [Liberty LST-7482]

(#147 album-hit voor Billy Vaughn and His Orchestra in 1967 (LP: Josephine) [Dot DLP 25796]

(#47 album-hit voor Wing And A Prayer Fife And Drum Corps. (A Record by Stephen Y. Scheaffer & Harold Wheeler) als Just an Old Fashioned Medley: Swanee/Toot, Toot, Tootsie! (Goo’ Bye)/Oh! You Beautiful Doll/The Best Things in Life Are Free/Blue Skies/I’m Looking for a Four Leaf Clover in 1976 (LP: Babyface) [Wing & A Prayer Record Co. HS 3025]

1949: Gordon Jenkins And His Orchestra – Again [Decca 9-24602] (3 weken 2)
(vandaag 68 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Lionel Newman /Tekst: Dorcas Cochran)
(Vocal Chorus by Joe Graydon and Mixed Chorus)

(Het origineel is van Ida Lupino in de film Road House met in de hoofdrollen Ida Lupino & Richard Widmark, draait vanaf 22 september 1948 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(#2 hit voor Doris Day and The Mellomen (Orchestra under the direction of John Rarig) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} op 9 juli 1949; B-kant van Everywhere You Go [Columbia 38467] (78 rpm)

(#3 hit voor Mel Tormé (With Orchestra Conducted by Pete Rugolo) (Vocal With Orchestra); B-kant van Blue Moon op 16 juli 1949 [Capitol 15428] (78 rpm)

(#6 hit voor Vic Damone and Glenn Osser’s Orchestra (Vocal With Orchestra) in 1949 [Mercury 5261] (78 rpm)

(#6 hit voor Tommy Dorsey and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Marcy Lutes); B-kant van The Huckle-Buck in 1949 [RCA Victor 20-3427] (78 rpm)

(#7 hit voor Art Mooney and his Orchestra (Vocal by Johnny Martin, Madelyn Russell and the Art Mooney Choir) in 1949 [MGM 10398] (78 rpm)

(#23 hit voor Vera Lynn (Vocal with Bruce Campbell and his Orchestra) in 1949 [London 310] (78 rpm)

(1950: Charles Brown and his Band [Aladdin 3066] (78 rpm)

(1955: The Randy Weston Trio (10” LP: The Randy Weston Trio) [Riverside RLP 2515]

(1958: The 4 Freshmen (LP: Voices in Latin) [Capitol Records T-922]

(#18 album-hit voor Ricky Nelson (Musical Arrangements By Jimmie Haskell) in 1960 (LP: More Songs by Ricky) [Imperial LP-9122]

(#26 album-hit voor Pat Boone (Orchesta and chorus conducted by Mort Lindsey) in 1960 (LP: Moonglow) [Dot DLP 25,270]

(#113 album-hit voor Floyd Cramer (Produced By Chet Atkins) (Recorded in Nashville, Tennessee) (Recording Engineer: Bill Porter) in 1962 (LP: Floyd Cramer Gets Organ-ized) [RCA Victor LSP 2488]

(#120 Bubbling Under-hit voor The Lettermen (Orchestra Conducted by Jimmie Haskell) (Produced by Nick Venet) in 1962 [Capitol Records 4851] (45 rpm)

(1962: Etta James (LP: Etta James Sings for Lovers) [Argo LP 4018]

(1963: Johnny Hodges ‎(Arranged by Claus Ogerman) (Recorded Sept. 3 & 5, 1963 in New York) (Recording engineer: Phil Ramone) (Director of Engineering: Val Valentin) (Produced by Creed Taylor) (LP: Sandy’s Gone) [Verve Records ‎V6-8561]

(#107 Bubbling Under-hit voor James Brown And The Famous Flames (Vocal by James Brown With Orchestra) in 1964 [King 45-5876] (45 rpm)

(1964: Bobby Gordon His Clarinet And Strings (LP: Young Man’s Fancy) [Decca DL 74507]

(#9 album-hit voor Cliff Richard (The Norrie Paramor Strings and Orchestra and The Mike Sammes Singers) (Arranged and Conducted by Stan Applebaum) (Produced by Bob Morgan) (Recorded in New York) in 1965 (LP: Cliff Richard) [Columbia 33SX 1709] (EMI)

(#18 album-hit voor Billy Vaughn (Arrangements by Billy Vaughn and Milt Rogers) in 1965 (LP: Pearly Shells) [Dot DLP 25,605]

(1965: Nat King Cole (Musical Direction, David Cavanaugh) (arr. & cond. by David Cavanaugh) (Produced by David Cavanaugh) (LP: Looking Back) [Capitol Records ST-2361]

(#12 hit in Nederland voor The Night People (Produced by Earl Young & Dave Crawford) (℗ 1981) in 1982 [Ramshorn Records RAMSH-1040] (45 rpm)

1966: The Mindbenders – A Groovy Kind Of Love [Fontana F-1541] (2 weken 2)A Groovy Kind Of Love - The Mindbenders
(vandaag 51 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Toni Wine; Carole Bayer Sager)

(Het origineel is van Diane & Annita op de EP A Groovy Kind of Love uit 1965 [45-Vogue 18035]

(#43 album-hit voor Pet Clark (Produced by Tony Hatch) (Arranged by Johnny Harris & Tony Hatch) (Orchestra Directed by Johnny Harris) als A Groovy Kind of Love in 1966 (LP: I Couldn’t Live Without Your Love) [Warner Bros. Records ‎WS 1645]

(1966: Duane Eddy (Produced By Lee Hazlewood) (LP: The Biggest Twang of Them All) [Reprise RS 6218]

(1966: Patti Labelle & The Bluebells (Arr. & Cond. by Artie Butler) (Produced by Bert Berns) als Groovy Kind of Love [Atlantic 45-2318] (45 rpm)

(1966: Patti LaBelle & The Bluebelles (Recording engineer: Tom Dowd) (Supervision: Bert Berns) als Groovy Kind of Love (LP: Over the Rainbow) [Atlantic SD 8119]

(1966: Mrs. Elva Miller (LP: Will Success Spoil Mrs. Miller?!) [Capitol Records ST-2579]

(#45 album-hit voor Sonny & Cher (Arranged & Produced By Sonny Bono)(Conducted by: Harold Battiste) (Engineer: Stan Ross, Gold Star Studios, Hollywood, California) als Groovy Kind of Love in 1967 (LP: In Case You’re in Love) [Atco Records SD 33-203]

(1967: I Camaleonti als Non c’è più nessuno; B-kant van La libertà [45-Kansas DM 1016]

(1967: Gene Pitney (Produced By: Gene Pitney & George Tobin) (Orchestra Arranged & Conducted By: Jimmy Wisner) (Album Coordinator: Bob Scerbo) als A Groovy Kind of Love (LP: Golden Greats) [Musicor Records MS-3134]

(#32 hit in Engeland voor Les Gray (Produced by Pip Williams) als A Groovy Kind of Love in 1977 [Warner Bros. Records K 16883] (45 rpm)

(#1 hit voor Phil Collins (Produced by Phil Collins and Anne Dudley) als Groovy Kind of Love op 22 oktober 1988 [Atlantic 7-8901] (45 rpm)

(#28 album-hit in voor Neil Diamond in 1993 (CD: Up on the Roof: Songs from the Brill Building)

(1995: Michael Chapdelaine als A Groovy Kind of Love (CD: With Love) [Time Life Music]

(2001: Dan Finnerty in de film The Wedding Planner)

1994: Madonna – I’ll Remember (Theme From With Honors) (Album Version) [Maverick/Sire/Warner Bros. 7-18247] (4 weken 2)
I’ll Remember - Madonna

(vandaag 23 jaar geleden)
(Patrick Leonard; Madonna [ = Madonna Louise Ciccone; Richard Page)
(Produced By Madonna And Patrick Leonard)

(Thema van de film With Honors met in de hoofdrollen Joe Pesci, Brendan Fraser, Moira Kelly, Patrick Dempsey & Josh Hamilton, draait vanaf 29 april 1994 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(#120 album-hit voor Madonna in 1994 op de various ‎artists Music from the Motion Picture Soundtrack (CD: With Honors) [Maverick ‎9 45549-2]

2011: Lady Gaga – The Edge Of Glory (1 week 3)
The Edge Of Glory - Lady Gaga

(vandaag 6 jaar geleden)
(Lady Gaga [ = Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta]; Fernando Garibay; Paul Blair aka DJ White Shadow)
(Produced By: Lady Gaga And Fernando Garibay)
(Programming: Fernando Garibay)
(Keyboards: Lady Gaga And Fernando Garibay)
(Guitars: Kareem “Jesus” Devlin)
(Sax: Clarence Clemons)
(Background Vocals: Lady Gaga)
(Additional Drum Programming: Paul Blair Aka DJ White Shadow)
(Recorded By: Dave Russell At The Living Room Studios, Oslo, Norway)
(Assisted by: George Tandero And Ken Knapstad)
(Additional Engineering By: Bill Malina)
(Mixed By: Dave Russell At Germano Studios, New York, NY)
(Assisted By: Kenta Yonesaka, Kevin Porter, Al Carlson)
(Mastered By: Chris Gehringer At Sterling Sound, NYC)
(Executive Producer: Vincent Herbert)

Adult Standards/Timeless Classics

1966: Vic Damone – Almost Like Being In Love [Harmony] [albumtrack]
Almost Like Being In Love - Vic Damone
(vandaag 51 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Alan Jay Lerner /Muziek: Frederick Loewe)

{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} (LP: On the Street Where You Live: Vic Damone’s Best) [Harmony HS 11128]

(#20 US-hit voor Frank Sinatra (Orchestra under the direction of Axel Stordahl) in 1947 [Columbia 37382] (78 rpm)

(#21 US-hit voor Mildred Bailey (With Julian Work Conducting) in 1947 [Majestic 1140] (78 rpm)

(#21 US-hit voor Mary Martin and Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians (With Vocal Chorus) (From Musical Production “Brigadoon”) in 1947; B-kant van Come to the Mardi Gras [Decca 24156] (78 rpm)

(#1 US album-hit voor Natalie Cole (Produced by David Foster) (Arrangment by Bill Holman) (Executive Producers: Natalie Cole & Tommy LiPuma) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} in 1991 (CD: Unforgettable: With Love) [Elektra 7559-61049-2]

(2009: Denise Brigham (Produced by Carey Deadman) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} (CD: Hotel Lafayette) [DBI Records 884501132954]

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1977: Jimmy Buffett – Margaritaville [ABC Records AB-12254] (1 week 1)
Margaritaville - Jimmy Buffett

(vandaag 40 jaar geleden)
(Jimmy Buffett)
(Produced By Norbert Putnam)

(#8 hit in de Hot 100 op 23 juli 1977)

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

(#9 album-hit in voor Alan Jackson (with Jimmy Buffett) in 1999 (CD: Under the Influence)

1988: George Michael – One More Try [Columbia 38-07773] (3 weken 1)One More Try - George Michael
(vandaag 29 jaar geleden)
(George Michael)
(Written, Arranged and Produced by George Michael)
(Engineered by Chris Porter)
(Published ℗ 1987)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 28 mei 1988)

(#29 pop-hit voor Divine in 1999)

2011: Katy Perry – Firework (1 week 1)
Firework - Katy Perry

(vandaag 6 jaar geleden)
(Katy Perry; Mikkel Storleer Eriksen; Tor Erik Hermansen; Sandy Wilhelm; Ester Dean)
(Produced By Stargate [ = Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen] And Sandy Vee)
(Recording By Mikkel Storleer Eriksen And Miles Walker At Roc The Mic Studios, New York, NY)
(Additional Engineering By Carlos Oyanedel And Damien Lewis)
(Assisted By Josh Houghkirk)
(Mixed By Sandy Vee At The Bunker Studios and Paris And Phil Tan At Soapbox Studios, Atlantic, GA)
(Vocals by Katy Perry)
(All Instruments by Mikkel Storleer Eriksen, Tor Erik Hermansen and Sandy Vee)
(Mastered by Brian “Bigg Bass” Gardner At Bernie Grundman Mastering, Hollywood, CA)
(Executive Producers: Dr. Luke [ = Lukasz Sebastian Gottwald] & Max Martin [ = Karl Martin Sandberg]

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 18 december 2010)

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

1966: Chris Montez – The More I See You [A&M Records 796] (4 weken 2)
The More I See You - Chris Montez

(vandaag 51 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Harry Warren /Tekst: Mack Gordon)
(Arr. and Produced by Herb Alpert)

(#16 hit in de Hot 100 op 11 juni 1966)

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

(#7 hit voor Dick Haymes (Vocal with Orchestra Under Direction of Victor Young) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {het origineel} in 1945 [Decca 18662] (45 rpm) in de film Diamond Horseshoe met in de hoofdrollen Betty Grable & Dick Haymes, ging op 2 mei 1945 in New York City in première)

(1945: Georgia Gibbs (Singing with Orchestra) [Victor 20-1660] (78 rpm)

(1951: Andrea Filippo (LP: Andrea Filippo And His Tempo String Ensemble) [Tempo MITT 2068]

(1956: Chet Baker (LP: It Could Happen to You: Chet Baker Sings) [Riverside RLP 12-278]

(#14 album-hit voor Jackie Gleason (Produced by Dick Jones and John Palladino) (Orchestra Conducted by Jackie Gleason with The Voices of Artie Malvin) in 1957 (LP: Jackie Gleason Presents “Oooo!”) [Capitol W-905]

(#17 album-hit voor Nat “King” Cole (With Orchestra Conducted by Gordon Jenkins) (Producer: Lee Gillette) in 1958 (LP: The Very Thought of You) [Capitol Records SW-1084]

(1959: Brook Benton (LP: It’s Just a Matter of Time) [Mercury SR-60077]

(1959: Julie London (Music Arranged and Conducted by André Previn)  {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} (LP: Your Number Please…) [Liberty LST 7130]

(1959: Carmen McRae (with Orchestra Directed by Luther Henderson, Jr.) (LP: When You’re Away) [Kapp KS-3018]

(1959: Maureen O’Hara (with Orchestra Arranged and Conducted by Rob Thompson) (LP: Love Letters from Maureen O’Hara) [RCA Victor LSP 1953]

(1959: Nancy Wilson (With Orchestra Conducted by Billy May) (LP: Like in Love) [Capitol Records ST-1319]

(#40 album-hit voor Four Freshmen in 1960 (LP: More 4 Freshmen and 5 Trombones)

(#92 album-hit voor Bobby Darin in 1961 (LP: Love Swings) [Atco Records SD 33-134]

(#32 album-hit voor George Maharis in 1962 (LP: Portrait in Music)

(1962: Eddie Harris (Eddie Harris With Strings Arranged by Dick Marx) (LP: Eddie Harris Goes to the Movies) [Vee-Jay LP 3031]

(1962: Carol Sloane (LP: Out of the Blue…) [Columbia CS 8566]

(#132 Bubbling Under-hit voor Marcy Jo And Eddie Rambeau (Arranged and Conducted by Walter Gates in 1963 als Love’s Medley “The More I See You” / When I Fall in Love”) [Swan S-4145-L] (45 rpm)

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

(#13 album-hit voor Al Martino in 1964 (LP: Living a Lie) [Capitol ST-2040]

(1964: Arthur Prysock (Arranged by Mort Garson) (LP: Intimately Yours) [Old Town Records ‎OT 2004]

(1965: Doris Day (Arranged and Conducted by Mort Garson) (LP: Doris Day’s Sentimental Journey) [Columbia CS 9160]

(1965: Johnny Hartman (Arrangements: Bob Hammer) (LP: The Voice That Is!) [Impulse! AS-74]

(1965: Frankie Randall (Arranged and Conducted by Marty Paich) (LP: At It Again!) [RCA Victor LSP 3364]

(#7 album-hit voor Roger Williams (Orchestra Arranged And Conducted By Ralph Carmichael) (Produced By Hy Grill) (Roger Williams At The Piano) in 1966 (LP: Born Free) [Kapp KS 3501]

(#15 album-hit voor The Ramsey Lewis Trio (Ramsey Lewis, Piano) (Eldee Young, Bass) (Red Holt, Drums) (Recorded: Oct. 14-17, 1965, At The Lighthouse In Hermosa Beach, California) (Engineer: Reice Hamel) (Album Production & Supervision: Esmond Edwards) in 1966 (LP: ‎Hang on Ramsey!) [Cadet LPS-761]

(#19 album-hit voor John Davidson (Produced by Bob Johnston) (Arranged and Conducted by Robert Mersey) in 1966 (LP: ‎The Time of My Life!) [Columbia ‎CS 9380]

(#33 album-hit voor Chris Montez (Arranged by Herb Alpert) in 1966 (LP: The More I See You/Call Me) [A&M Records SP-4115]

(#34 hit in Engeland voor Joy Marshall (Directed by Ivor Raymonde) in 1966 [Decca F.12422] (45 rpm)

(#54 album-hit voor Baja Marimba Band (Produced By Herb Alpert & Jerry Moss) (Arranged By Herb Alpert & Julius Wechter) (Engineered By Bruce Botnick, Sunset Sound, Hollywood) in 1966 (LP: Watch Out!) [A&M Records ‎SP-4118]

(#131 Bubbling Under-hit voor “Groove” Holmes (Produced by Cal Lampley) [Prestige 45-428] (45 rpm)

(#134 album-hit voor Richard “Groove” Holmes in 1966 (LP: Misty) [Prestige PRST 7485]

(1966: Conny van den Bos als Gewoon… een man (LP: Conny van den Bos) [Philips P 12 739 L]

(1966: Johnny Hartman (Arranged & Conducted by Gerald Wilson) (Produced by Bob Thiele) (LP: Unforgettable Songs by Johnny Hartman) [ABC-Paramount ABCS-574]

(1966: The Laurie Holloway Quartet (LP: Hit Parade Holloway Style) [Pye NPL 18158]

(1966: Johnny als Ei syytä huoleen; B-kant van Yksi Punaruusu [45-Scandia KS 680] {Finse versie}

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

(#60 album-hit voor Johnny Mathis ‎(Produced by Robert Mersey) (Arranged and Conducted by Glenn Osser) (Engineering: Frank Laico, Stan Weiss) in 1967 (LP: Up, Up and Away) [Columbia ‎CS 9526]

(1967: Robert Cameron (Produced by Manny Kellem) [Epic 5-10203] (45 rpm)

(1967: James-Last-Band (LP: Sax á Gogo) [Polydor 249 121]

(#55 album-hit voor Lawrence Welk and his Orchestra in 1969 (LP: Galveston) [Ranwood RLP-8049]

(#203 album-hit voor Peggy Lee (Produced & Conceived by Tom Catalano) (Arranged & Conducted by Artie Butler) (Engineered by Armin Steiner) (Executive Producer: Al Coury) (Album Coordinator: Brian Panella) in 1972 (LP: Norma Deloris Egstrom from Jamestown, North Dakota) [Capitol ST-11077]

(1973: Johnny Guarnieri (LP: Johnny Guarnieri Plays Harry Warren) [Jim Taylor Presents JTP 102]

(#38 Easy Listening-hit voor Peter Allen (Trumpet Solo: Herb Alpert) (Arranged and Conducted by Bobby Rozario) (Produced by Brooks Arthur) in 1976 [A&M Records 1813-S] (45 rpm)

(1976: Al Martino (Arranged by Al Capps) (Produced by Producer Mike Curb) [Capitol 4241] (45 rpm)

(1985: Engelbert Humperdinck (Produced by: James Fitzgerald) (Executive Producer: Charles McCutcheon) (Production Supervisor: Kate Alexander) (Arranged and Conducted by: Alan (Weaver) Copeland) (Orchestra Recorded at Angel Recording Studios, London (England) (Engineered by Tony Clark, Courtesy of Abbey Road Studios) (Vocals Recorded and Mixed at A & M Recording Studios, Hollywood, California) (Vocals Engineered by: Peter Grenet) Assistant Engineer: Robert DeLaGarza) (Vocals recorded and album remixed at Abbey Road Studios, London (England) (Engineer: Tony Clark) (Concert Master: Christopher Warren-Green) (Musical Contractor: UKM Music – Nigel Warren-Green) (Soloists: Violin: Christopher Warren-Green, Oboe: Richard Morgan, Tenor; Saxophone: Stan Sulzmann & Duncan Lamont, Piano: John Horter and Ronnie Price, Guitar: Mitch Dalton, Double Bass: Lenny Bush, Drums: Harold Fisher, Trombone: Don Lusher, Trumpet: John Huckridge) (Music Performed by: Members of the United Kingdom Symphony Orchestra) (LP: A Lovely Way to Spend an Evening) [Silver Eagle Records Inc. SE 1034]

(#46 hit in Engeland voor Barbara Windsor & Mike Reid in 1999)

(#7 album-hit voor Michael Bublé {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 2005 (CD: It’s Time)

(#7 album-hit voor Carly Simon in 2005 (CD: Moonlight Serenade)

(2005: Michael Feinstein & George Shearing (Produced by Michael Feinstein) (CD: Hopeless Romantics) [Concord Records CCD 2152-2]

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

(2012: David and Rachel Diggs (Produced, Arranged and Orchestrated by Daveed Diggs) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} (CD: Black Coffee) [Gold Label GLD 8171]

1983: Eddie Rabbitt – You Can’t Run From Love [Warner Bros. Records 7-29712] (2 weken 2)

(vandaag 34 jaar geleden)
(Eddie Rabbitt; David Malloy; Even Stevens)
(Produced by David Malloy)
(Published ℗ 1982)

(#55 hit in de Hot 100 op 21 mei 1983)

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1983: Merle Haggard – You Take Me For Granted [Epic 34-03723] (1 week 1)

(vandaag 34 jaar geleden)
(Leona Williams)
(Produced by Merle Haggard/Ray Baker)
(Published ℗ 1982)

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

1994: Tim McGraw – Don’t Take The Girl [Curb Records NR-76925] (4 weken 1)

(vandaag 23 jaar geleden)
(Craig Martin; Larry W. Johnson)
(Produced by James Stroud & Byron Gallimore)

(#17 hit in de Hot 100 op 11 juni 1994)

2005: Keith Urban – Making Memories Of Us (5 weken 1)
Making Memories Of Us - Keith Urban

(vandaag 12 jaar geleden)
(Rodney Crowell)

(#34 hit in de Hot 100 op 18 juni 2005)

2011: Miranda Lambert – Heart Like Mine (1 week 1)
Heart Like Mine - Miranda Lambert
(vandaag 6 jaar geleden)
(Miranda Lambert; Ashley Monroe; Travis Howard)

(#44 hit in de Hot 100 op 23 april 2011)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1977: Stevie Wonder – Sir Duke [Tamla T 54281 F] (1 week 1)
Sir Duke - Stevie Wonder

(vandaag 40 jaar geleden)
(Stevie Wonder)
(Produced & Arranged by Stevie Wonder)
(Musicians):
(Stevie Wonder)
(Raymound Pounds: Drums)
(Nathan Watts: Bass)
(Mike Sembello: Lead Guitar)
(Ben Bridges: Rhythm Guitar)
(Hank Redd: Alto Saxophone)
(Raymond Maldonado: Trumpet)
(Trevor Lauwrence: Tenor Saxophone)
(Steve Madaio: Trumpet)
(Published ℗ 1976)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 21 mei 1977)

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

(Sir Duke is een eerbetoon aan de Amerikaanse orkestleider/pianist Duke Ellington (1899-1974)

(#25 album-hit in Nederland voor Trijntje Oosterhuis in 1999 (CD: For Once in My Life: Songs of Stevie Wonder Live) [Ariola ‎74321 686012]

1983: Gladys Knight & The Pips – Save The Overtime (For Me) [Columbia 38-03761] (1 week 1)
Save The Overtime (For Me) - Gladys Knight & The Pips

(vandaag 34 jaar geleden)
(Rickey Smith; Joey Gallo; Bubba Knight; Gladys Knight; Sam Dees)
(Executive Producer: Larkin Arnold)
(Produced by Rickey Smith)

(#66 hit in de Hot 100 op 2 juli 1983)

1988: Johnny Kemp – Just Got Paid [Columbia 38-07744] (2 weken 1)
Just Got Paid - Johnny Kemp

(vandaag 29 jaar geleden)
(Johnny Kemp; Gene Griffin)
(Mastered at Frankford Wayne Mastering Labs, New York, NY by Herb Powers)
(Produced and Arranged by Teddy Riley and Johnny Kemp)
(Executive Producer: Kashif [ = Michael Jones]
(Recorded at New Music Studios, Stamford, CT)

(#10 hit in de Hot 100 op 13 augustus 1988)

2011: Miguel – Sure Thing (1 week 1)
Sure Thing - Miguel

(vandaag 6 jaar geleden)
(Miguel Jontel Pimentel; Jamaal Harris Pimentel)

(#36 hit in de Hot 100 op 4 juni 2011)

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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:

1949: Kay Kyser and his Orchestra – On A Slow Boat To China (6 weken 1)
(vandaag 68 jaar geleden)
(Frank Loesser)
(Vocal Chorus by Harry Babbitt and Gloria Wood)

(#2 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 27 november 1948)

{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 Amerika voor Freddie Martin and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Glenn Hughes and The Martin Men) in 1948 [RCA Victor 20-3123] (78 rpm)

(#6 hit in Amerika voor Eddy Howard And His Orchestra (Vocal by Eddy Howard) als I’d Love to Get You on a Slow Boat to China in 1948 [Mercury 5210] (78 rpm)

(#12 hit in Amerika voor Art Lund (Orchestra conducted by Johnny Thompson) in 1948 [MGM 10269] (78 rpm)

(#25 hit in Amerika voor Larry Clinton And His Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Helen Lee and The Dipsy Doodlers) in 1948; B-kant van This Is the Moment [Decca 24482] (78 rpm)

(#7 hit in Amerika voor Benny Goodman And His Orchestra (Vocal by Al Hendrickson) in 1949 [Capitol 15208] (78 rpm)

(#24 hit in Amerika voor Snooky Lanson als I’m Gonna Get You on a Slow Boat to China in 1949 [78-Mercury 5191]

(#14 album-hit in Amerika voor Bette Midler (Duet With Barry Manilow) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} in 2003 (CD: Bette Midler Sings the Rosemary Clooney Songbook) [Columbia CK 90350]

1955: The Four Aces Featuring Al Alberts – Melody Of Love – Melody Of Love (6 weken 1)
(vandaag 62 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Hans Engelmann (℗ 1903) /Tekst: Tom Glazer (℗ 1954)
(Vocal With Orchestra Directed By Jack Pleis)

(#3 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 12 maart 1955)

(Het origineel is van Edison Symphony Orchestra uit 1903 [Edison Gold Moulded Records] (wax cylinder)

(#2 hit in Amerika voor Billy Vaughn and His Orchestra Billy Vaughn op 5 maart 1955 [Dot 45-15247] (45 rpm)

(#8 hit in Amerika voor David Carroll And His Orchestra (Instrumental) in 1955 [Mercury 70516-X45] (45 rpm)

(#19 hit in Amerika voor Frank Sinatra And Ray Anthony and His Orchestra (Vocal with Orchestra) in 1955 [Capitol F3018] (45 rpm)

(#30 hit in Amerika voor Leo Diamond (With Orchestra Accompaiment) in 1955 [RCA Victor 47-5973] (45 rpm)

(#10 C&W-hit in Amerika voor Jim Reeves (Producer: Chet Atkins) als Why Do I Love You (Melody of Love) (℗ 1969) in 1970; B-kant van Nobody’s Fool [RCA Victor 74-0286] (45 rpm)

ex aequo:

1955: Billy Vaughn and His Orchestra – Melody Of Love – Melody Of Love (6 weken 1)
(vandaag 62 jaar geleden)
(Hans Engelmann (℗ 1903) / Richard Dillmore)

(#2 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 5 maart 1955)

(Het origineel is van Edison Symphony Orchestra uit 1903 [Edison Gold Moulded Records] (wax cylinder)

1960: Lonnie Donegan And His Group – My Old Man’s A Dustman (Ballad of a Refuse Disposal Officer) [Pye PP-046] (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 57 jaar geleden)
(New Words and Music: Lonnie Donegan)
(Recorded at the Gaumont Cinema, Doncaster)

1989: Bangles – Eternal Flame [Liberation Records LS 2047] (3 weken 1)
(vandaag 28 jaar geleden)
(Susanna Hoffs; Billy Steinberg; Tom Kelly)
(Produced by Davitt Sigerson)
(Recorded by John Beverly Jones)
(Mixed by Frank Filipetti)
(Published ℗ 1988)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 1 april 1989)

(#1 hit in Engeland voor Atomic Kitten (Produced by Andy Wright) (Mixed by Pete Craigie) (Vocals by Atomic Kitten) (Engineered by Alan Douglas and James Brown) (Additional programming by Ned Douglas) (Additional backing vocals by Claudia Fontaine) (Additional musicians: Geoff Holroyde & Paul Simm) (Recorded and mixed at Metropolis Studios, London) op 4 augustus 2001 [Virgin/Innocent SINCDE27 7243 8 97804 2 0] (CD-single)

Nieuw-Zeeland:

1971: Neil Diamond – I Am … I Said [MCA Records MC/S 4590] (6 weken 1)
(vandaag 46 jaar geleden)
(Neil Diamond)
(Produced by Tom Catalano)
(Arranged by Marty Paich & Larry Muhoberac)
(Engineered by Armin Steiner)

(#4 hit in de US Hot 100 op 8 mei 1971)

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

1995: Rappin’ 4-Tay Featuring The Spinners – I’ll Be Around (3 weken 1)
(vandaag 22 jaar geleden)
(Anthony Forte /Sample: Thom Bell; Phill Hurtt)
(Executive Producer: Franky J)
(Produced by: Franky J & Cyrus Estaban)
(Bevat samples uit I’ll Be Around van The Spinners (1972)

(#39 hit in de US Hot 100 op 29 april 1995)

2000: Sisqó – Thong Song (1 week 1)
(vandaag 17 jaar geleden)
(Mark Andrews; Tim Kelley; Bob Robinson)
(Produced by Sisqó, [ = Mark Althavean Andrews], Tim Kelley and Bob Robinson)
(Bevat een interpolatie uit Livin’ La Vida Loca van Ricky Martin (1999)

(#3 hit in de US Hot 100 op 20 mei 2000)

2007: Ne-Yo – Because Of You (1 week 1)
(vandaag 10 jaar geleden)
(Shaffer Smith; Tor Erik Hermansen; Mikkel Storleer Eriksen)
(Produced by StarGate [ = Mikkel Storleer Eriksen & Tor Erik Hermansen]
(Co-Produced by Ne-Yo [ = Shaffer Chimere Smith]
(Recorded by Michael Tocci at Sony Music Studios, NYC)
(Mixed by Phil Tan at Soapbox Sudios)
(Assistant Mixer: Josh Houghkirk)
(All Instruments by Mikkel Storleer Eriksen and Tor Erik Hermansen]

(#2 hit in de US Hot 100 op 19 mei 2007)

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Australia and New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia

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