31 mei

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

De nummer 1-hits van 31 mei

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1913: Al Jolson – The Spaniard That Blighted My Life [Victor Record 17318] (5 weken 1)

(vandaag 104 jaar geleden)
(Billy Merson)
(Comic Song)
(With orchestra)

(B-kant van My Yellow Jacket Girl)

(Uit de Broadway-musical theaterproductie The Honeymoon Express, ging op 6 februari 1913 in Winter Garden Theatre, NY in première. Na 156 keer is op 14 juni 1913 de laatste voorstelling)

(1946: Larry Parks (gedubbed door Al Jolson) in de film The Jolson Story)

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

1930: Hilo Hawaiian Orchestra – When It’s Springtime In The Rockies [Victor 22339] (2 weken 1)

(vandaag 87 jaar geleden)
(Mary Hale Woolsey; Robert Sauer)
(With vocal refrain and whistling)

(#1 hit voor Ben Selvin & His Orch. (Vocal Refrain) op 14 juni 1930 [Columbia 2206-D] (78 rpm)

(#5 hit voor Ray Miller and His Orchestra in 1930 [78-Brunswick 4735]

(#14 hit voor Ford and Glenn (Vocal Duet) in 1930 [Columbia 1828-D] (78 rpm)

(#27 album-hit voor Mitch Miller And The Gang in 1962 (LP: Family Sing Along with Mitch) [Columbia CS 8573]

(1962: Lawrence Welk (LP: A Lawrence Welk Sing-a-Long Party) [Dot DLP 3432]

(#122 album-hit voor Roger Williams (Orchestra Directed by Ralph Carmichael) in 1963 (LP: Country Style) [Kapp KS 3305]

(#130 album-hit voor Ferrante & Teicher ‎(With Their Orchestra Conducted By Nick Perito) (Produced by Leroy Holmes) ‎in 1965 (LP: Springtime) [United Artists UAS 6406]

(1966: Gene Autry (LP: You Are My Sunshine and Other Great Hits) [Columbia HS 11199]

1947: Frank Sinatra – Mam’selle [Columbia 37343] (1 week 1)

(vandaag 70 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Mack Gordon /Muziek: Edmund Goulding)
(Orchestra under the direction of Axel Stordahl)

(Thema van de film The Razor’s Edge met in de hoofdrollen Tyrone Power, Gene Tierney, John Payne & Anne Baxter, ging op 19 november 1946 in New York City in première en draait vanaf december 1946 in heel Amerika)

(#1 hit voor Art Lund (With Orchestra Conducted by Johnny Thompson) op 7 juni 1947 [MGM 10011] (78 rpm)

(#3 hit voor Dick Haymes and Gordon Jenkins And His Orchestra (Vocal with Orchestra) op 31 mei 1947 [Decca 23861] (78 rpm)

(#3 hit voor The Pied Pipers With Paul Weston And His Orchestra (Vocal Group With Orchestra) op 7 juni 1947 [Capitol 396] (78 rpm)

(#7 hit voor Ray Dorey (Orchestrated and Conducted by Paul Baron) in 1947 [Majestic 7217] (78 rpm)

(#8 hit voor Dennis Day with Charles Dant and his Orchestra in 1947 [RCA Victor 20-2211] (78 rpm)

(#14 hit voor Frankie Laine And Harry Geller’s Orchestra (Vocal By Frankie Laine) in 1947 [Mercury 5048] (78 rpm)

(#6 album-hit voor Four Freshmen in 1956 (LP: Four Freshmen and 5 Trombones)

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

(1959: Johnny Hartman (Orchestra Conducted by Rudy Traylor) (LP: And I Thought About You) [Royal Roost SLP-2232]

(#1 album-hit voor Frank Sinatra in 1960 (LP: Nice ‘n’ Easy)

(1960: Tony Bennett (Ralph Sharon at the piano) (LP: Tony Sings for Two) [Columbia GS 8242]

(#1 album-hit voor Lawrence Welk and his Orchestra (Featuring Frank Scott at the Harpichord) in 1961 (LP: Calcutta!) [Dot DLP 3359]

(1961: Jerry Murad’s Harmonicats (LP: Peg o’ My Heart) [Columbia CL 1637]

(#54 album-hit voor Andy Williams in 1963 (LP: Million Seller Songs) [Cadence Records CLP 3061]

(#31 album-hit voor Robert Goulet (Arranged and Conducted by Don Costa) (Produced by Ernie Altschuler) in 1965 (LP: Summer Sounds) [Columbia CS 9180]

(1968: Jimmy Roselli (Orchestra Conducted by Larry Wilcox and George Siravo) (LP: Sweet Sounds of Success) [United Artists UAS 6686]

(1973: Val Doonican with Fabric (Orchestra directed by Kenny Woodman) (Choral arrangements: Carey Wilson) (Engineering: Peter J. Olliff, Dick Swaneveld & Bernie O’Gorman) (Production: John Franz) (LP: Rocking Chair Favourites) [Philips 6326 035]

1975: Freddy Fender – Before The Next Teardrop Falls [ABC/Dot DOA-17540] (1 week 1)
Before The Next Teardrop Falls - Freddy Fender
(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(Vivian Keith; Ben Peters)
(Produced By Huey P. Meaux)
(Recorded at Sugar Hill Studio-Houston, Texas)
(Published ℗ 1974)

(#44 C&W-hit voor Duane Dee (Produced by Kelso Herston) {het origineel} in 1968 [Capitol Records 5986] (45 rpm)

(1968: Jack Greene (LP: You Are My Treasure) [Decca DL 74979]

(#33 C&W-hit voor Linda Martell (Produced by Shelby S. Singleton, Jr.) in 1970 [Plantation Records 35] (45 rpm)

(1970: The Wilburn Brothers (LP: Sing Your Heart Out Country Boy) [Decca DL 75214]

(1975: Loretta Lynn (LP: Home) MCA Records MCA-2146]

(#122 album-hit voor Dolly Parton (Special Guests, David Hidalgo: Vocal, Accordion) (Eddie Bayers: Drums) (David Hungate: Bass) (Matt Rollings: Wurlitzer) (Don Potter: Gut String Guitar) (Reggie Young, Electric Guitar) (Mark Casstevens: High String Guitar) (Steve Buckingham: Acoustic Guitar) (Farrell Morris: Marimba) (Lianna Manis, Chris Rodriguez: Harmony Vocals) (Don Potter and Steve Buckingham: Reprise) (Produced By Steve Buckingham) (Production Assistant: Jennie Carey) (Engineers: Gary Paczosa, Toby Seay, Al Schmitt, Marshall Morgan, Chris Tergeson) (Assistant Engineers: Michelle Shelly, Ed Simonton, Ken Ross, Jeff Demorris, Mel Jones) (Mixed by Gary Paczosa) (Recorded at Soundstage, 17 Grand, The Doghouse (Nashville), The Hit Factory (New York), Oceanway, Los Angeles) (Mastered by Denny Purcell at Georgetown Masters (Nashville) (Edited by Don Cobb) in 1996 (CD: Treasures) [Rising Tide RTD 53041]

1980: Lipps, Inc. – Funkytown [Casablanca NB 2233] (4 weken 1)
Funkytown - Lipps, Inc.
(vandaag 37 jaar geleden)
(Steven Greenberg)
(Produced By Steven Greenberg)
(Executive Producer: Steven Prods.)
(Published ℗ 1979)

(#6 hit voor Pseudo Echo (Produced by Brian Canham) (Engineered by Ian “Mack” McKenzie) (Recorded and Mixed at Platinum, Australia) als Funky Town in 1987 [RCA 5217-7-R] (45 rpm)

(#7 album-hit voor Selena (Live at The Houston Astrodome) als Disco Medley Part 1: I Will Survive/Funky Town in 1997 op de Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (CD: Selena) [EMI Latin 7243 8 55535 2 3]

(#86 hit voor Alvin And The Chipmunks in 2008)

(De volgende dag op 1 juni 1980 wordt door Ted Turner de Amerikaanse nieuwszender Cable News Network (CNN) opgericht. In de Verenigde Staten is het kanaal beschikbaar in 86 miljoen huishoudens en in meer dan 890.000 hotelkamers. De meeste uitzendingen komen uit de studio’s in Atlanta, Georgia. CNN beweert wereldwijd beschikbaar te zijn voor meer dan 1 miljard mensen in meer dan 212 landen en territoria. CNN’s reputatie stijgt in 1991 gedurende Operatie Desert Storm in de Golfoorlog als de uitgebreide verslagen over de hele wereld te zien zijn.)

2003: 50 Cent Feat. Nate Dogg – 21 Questions (4 weken 1)
21 Questions - 50 Cent

(vandaag 14 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)

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1919: Marion Harris – A Good Man Is Hard To Find [Victor 18535] (2 weken 2)

(vandaag 98 jaar geleden)
(Eddie Green)
(Comedienne with orchestra)

(#5 hit voor Wilbur Sweatman’s Original Jazz Band (Dance Music) in 1919 [Columbia A2721] (78 rpm)

(#10 hit voor Ernest Hare in 1919 [78-Emerson 9112]

(#8 hit voor Ted Lewis And His Band (Incidental singing by Ted Lewis) in 1928 [Columbia 1428-D] (78 rpm)

(#13 hit voor Bessie Smith (Guitar and Piano accomp.) in 1928 [Columbia 14250-D] (78 rpm)

(1935: Roy Newman and his Boys (Hot Dance) (Vocal Chorus Earl Brown [Vocalion 03325] (78 rpm)

(1939: Louis Prima And His Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Louis Prima) [Decca 2660] (78 rpm)

(#5 album-hit voor Les Brown with Butch Stone in 1947 (LP: A Sentimental Journey with Les Brown)

(1951: Sidney DeParis and his Blue Note Stompers (10” LP: Sidney DeParis and his Blue Note Stompers) [Blue Note BLP 7016]

(1958: Juanita Hall with Claude Hopkins All-Stars (LP: Juanita Hall Sings the Blues) [Counterpoint Recordings CPT 564]

(1959: Brenda Lee (with the Anita Kerr Singers) (LP: Grandma What Great Songs You Sang!) [Decca DL 8873]

(1960: Helen Humes (LP: Helen Humes) [Contemporary Records M3571]

(#21 album-hit voor Rust Warren in 1961 (LP: Sinsational) [Jubilee JGM 2034]

(#9 album-hit voor Lou Monte in 1962 (LP: Pepino the Italian Mouse & Other Italian Fun Songs)

(#49 album-hit voor Nancy Wilson ‎(String Choir Arranged by George Shearing) (Orchestrated & Conducted by Milton Raskin) (Produced by Tom Morgan) in 1962 (LP: Hello Young Lovers) [Capitol Records ‎ST-1767]

(1966: Clancy Hayes With Yank Lawson And His Yankee Clippers (LP: Happy Melodies) [ABC-Paramount ABCS-519]

(#38 album-hit voor Barbra Streisand als Good Man I Hard to Find/Some of These Days in 1991 (CD: Just for the Record…) [Columbia 44111]

1930: Ted Lewis And His Band – The Lonesome Road [Columbia 2181-D] (2 weken 3)

(vandaag 87 jaar gelededen)
(Tekst: Gene Austin /Muziek: Nathaniel Shilkret)
(Vocal refrain by Ted Lewis & Dixie Four)
(Published ℗ 1927)

(#10 hit voor Gene Austin (Tenor with Orchestra) in 1928 [Victor 21098] (78 rpm)

(#10 hit voor Nat Shilkret and the Victor Orchestra in 1929 [78-Victor 21996]

(1929: Stepin Fetchit (gedubbed door Jules Bledsoe) in de film Show Boat)

(#12 hit voor Bing Crosby With John Scott Trotter And His Orchestra (Vocal with Orchestra) in 1939; B-kant van Just a Kid Named Joe [Decca 2257] (78 rpm)

(#3 album-hit voor Stan Kenton in 1950 (LP: Innovations in Modern Music, Volume One)

(#2 album-hit voor Les Paul and Mary Ford in 1951 (LP: Les Paul’s New Sound, Vol. 2, with Mary Ford)

(#1 album-hit voor Sammy Davis Jr. in 1955 (LP: Starring Sammy Davis, Jr.) [Decca DL 8118]

(1955: Ruby Braff (LP: Swinging with Ruby Braff) [Jazztone J-1210]

(#2 album-hit voor Frank Sinatra (Orchestra arranged and conducted by Nelson Riddle) in 1957 (LP: A Swingin’ Affair!) [Capitol W-803]

(#13 album-hit voor Pat Boone (Arranged by Mort Lindsay) (Orchestra conducted by Milt Rogers and Mort Lindsay) in 1958 (LP: Yes Indeed!) [Dot DLP 3121]

(#16 album-hit voor Sam Cooke (Arrangements And Orchestra Conducted By “Bumps” Blackwell) in 1958 (LP: Sam Cooke) [Keen A2001]

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

(#5 album-hit voor Duane Eddy in 1959 (LP: Have ‘Twangy’ Guitar-Will Travel)

(1959: The Dave Brubeck Quartet (LP: Gone With the Wind) [Columbia CL 1347]

(1959: Morgana King with Ernie Wilkins and His Orchestra (Recorded in RCA Victor’s Studio A, New York City) (Recording Engineer: Ed Begley) (Produced by Chick Crumpacker) als Lonesome Road (LP: The Greatest Songs Ever Swung) [RCA Camden CAS 543]

(#9 album-hit voor Bobby Darin als Medley: The Lonesome Road/Swing Low Sweet Chariot in 1960 (LP: Darin at the Copa) [Atco Records SD 33-122]

(#13 album-hit voor Joan Baez (Joan Baez, accompanying herself on the guitar) in 1961 (LP: Joan Baez, Vol. 2) [Vanguard ‎VSD-2097]

(1961: The Tyree Glenn’s Sextet (LP: Tyree Glenn at the London House in Chicago) [Roulette SR-25138]

(1961: Earl “Fatha” Hines And His Band (Recorded at “The Birdhouse”, Chicago, IL.; 7-8/9/61) (Produced By Chris Albertson) (Recording Engineer: Barrett Clark) als Lonesome Road (LP: Chicago–The Living Legends: A Monday Date) [Riverside RLP 398]

(1961: The Jonah Jones Quartet (LP: Jumpin’ with a Shuffle) [Capitol Records ST-1404]

(1961: Leslie Uggams With Mitch Miller’s Sing Along Chorus (LP: Leslie Uggams On TV) [Columbia CS 8506]

(#5 album-hit voor Vincent Edwards (Star Of The TV Show “Ben Casey”) (A Sherry Record Production) (Produced by Abby Greshler) (Orchestras Conducted By Dick Jacobs And Charles Bud Dant) in 1962 (LP: Vincent Edwards Sings) [Decca ‎DL 74311]

(#44 album-hit voor Ace Cannon And His Alto Sax (Supervision: Joe Cuoghi) (Arranger & Producer: Carl McVoy) in 1962 (LP: “Tuff”-Sax) [Hi Records ‎SHL 32007]

(1962: Teddy Buckner And His Thad Jazz Band (LP: Midnight in Moscow) [GNP Crescendo 68]

(1962: Doc Severinsen (LP: The Big Band’s Back in Town) [Command 837-S.D.]

(#26 album-hit voor The Chantays (Produced by Downey Records) in 1963 (LP: Pipeline) [Dot DLP 25,516]

(1963: Dick Dale And His Del-Tones (LP: King of the Surf Guitar) [Capitol Records ST-1930]

(#32 album-hit voor Trini Lopez in 1964 (LP: On the Move)

(#89 hit voor The Wonder Who? (Produced And Directed By Bob Crewe) (Arranged by Herb Bernstein) als Lonesome Road in 1967 [Philips 40471] (45 rpm)

(1996: Bluegrass Etc. (Produced By Bluegrass Etc.) (John Moore – Guitar, Mandolin, Bass, Vocals) (Dennis Caplinger – Banjo, Fiddle, Dobro, Percussion, Guitar, Vocals) (Larry Park, Bass) als Scruggs Medley: Farewell Blues/Godspeed/Lonesome Road Blues/Cumberland Gap/Pike Co. Breakdown/Foggy Mountain Breakdown (LP: Travelin’ Band) [Sierra SXCD 6020]

1947: Dick Haymes and Gordon Jenkins And His Orchestra – Mam’selle [Decca 23861] (1 week 3)

(vandaag 70 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Edmund Goulding /Tekst: Mack Gordon)
(Vocal With Orchestra)

(Het origineel is van Robert Laurent in de film The Razor’s Edge met in de hoofdrollen Tyrone Power, Gene Tierney, John Payne & Anne Baxter, ging op 19 november 1946 in New York City in première en draait vanaf december 1946 in heel Amerika)

(#1 hit voor Frank Sinatra (Orchestra under the direction of Axel Stordahl) op 31 mei 1947 [Columbia 37343] (78 rpm)

(#1 hit voor Art Lund (With Orchestra Conducted by Johnny Thompson) op 7 juni 1947 [MGM 10011] (78 rpm)

(#3 hit voor The Pied Pipers With Paul Weston And His Orchestra (Vocal Group With Orchestra) op 7 juni 1947 [Capitol 396] (78 rpm)

(#7 hit voor Ray Dorey (Orchestrated and Conducted by Paul Baron) in 1947 [Majestic 7217] (78 rpm)

(#8 hit voor Dennis Day with Charles Dant and his Orchestra in 1947 [RCA Victor 20-2211] (78 rpm)

(#14 hit voor Frankie Laine And Harry Geller’s Orchestra (Vocal By Frankie Laine) in 1947 [Mercury 5048] (78 rpm)

(#6 album-hit voor Four Freshmen in 1956 (LP: Four Freshmen and 5 Trombones)

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

(1959: Johnny Hartman (Orchestra Conducted by Rudy Traylor) (LP: And I Thought About You) [Royal Roost SLP-2232]

(#1 album-hit voor Frank Sinatra in 1960 (LP: Nice ‘n’ Easy)

(1960: Tony Bennett (Ralph Sharon at the piano) (LP: Tony Sings for Two) [Columbia GS 8242]

(#1 album-hit voor Lawrence Welk and his Orchestra (Featuring Frank Scott at the Harpichord) in 1961 (LP: Calcutta!) [Dot DLP 3359]

(1961: Jerry Murad’s Harmonicats (LP: Peg o’ My Heart) [Columbia CL 1637]

(#54 album-hit voor Andy Williams in 1963 (LP: Million Seller Songs) [Cadence Records CLP 3061]

(#31 album-hit voor Robert Goulet (Arranged and Conducted by Don Costa) (Produced by Ernie Altschuler) in 1965 (LP: Summer Sounds) [Columbia CS 9180]

(1968: Jimmy Roselli (Orchestra Conducted by Larry Wilcox and George Siravo) (LP: Sweet Sounds of Success) [United Artists UAS 6686]

(1973: Val Doonican with Fabric (Orchestra directed by Kenny Woodman) (Choral arrangements: Carey Wilson) (Engineering: Peter J. Olliff, Dick Swaneveld & Bernie O’Gorman) (Production: John Franz) (LP: Rocking Chair Favourites) [Philips 6326 035]

1969: Mercy – Love (Can Make You Happy) [Sundi Records SR-6811] (2 weken 2)


(vandaag 48 jaar geleden)
(Jack Sigler, Jr.)
(Prod. by Mike ApseyRon Resler)
(Recorded at CFP Studios)

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

(#38 album-hit voor Mercy (Recorded by Gil Cabot Enterprises, Inc. in association with Studio 7) (Produced by: Mike Apsey & Ron Resler) (Instrumentation: Mighty Manfred & The Wonderdogs) in

(#103 album-hit voor Ray Conniff And The Singers in 1969 (LP: Jean) [Columbia CS 9920]

(1969: Mercy (Produced by Brad Shapiro & Steve Alaimo) (Arranged by The Zoo) (Arrangements by Jack Sigler, Jr.) (Engineer: Ronnie Albert) (LP: Love Can Make You Happy) [Warner Bros.- Seven Arts Records WS 1799]

(#90 C&W-hit voor James Marvell (Prod. by C. Chambers  & L. Walls) in 1981 [Cavaleer Records CAV. 118] (45 rpm)

1975: Ace – How Long [Anchor ANC-21000] (2 weken 3)
How Long - Ace

(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(Paul Carrack)
(Produced By John Anthony)

(#29 R&B-hit voor Lipps, Inc. (Sung by Cynthia Johnson) (Produced by Steven Greenberg) in 1980 [Casablanca NB 2303] (45 rpm)

(#49 hit voor Rod Stewart (Produced By Rod Stewart) (Co-Produced by Jim Crean) (Engineered by George Tutko) (℗ 1981) in 1982 [Warner. Bros. Records WBS50051] (45 rpm)

(#27 album-hit voor Donny Osmond in 2007 (CD: Love Songs of the ‘70s) [Decca Records 008291]

1997: Spice Girls – Say You’ll Be There (3 weken 3)
Say You’ll Be There - Spice Girls

(vandaag 20 jaar geleden)
(Spice Girls [ = Victoria Adams, Melanie Brown, Emma Bunton, Melanie Chisholm & Geri Halliwell]; Eliot Kennedy)
(Produced by Absolute [ = Andy Watkins, John Paul Barrett & Paul Wilson]
(Mixed by Mark “Spike” Stent)
(Published ℗ 1996)

2003: Busta Rhymes and Mariah Carey [feat. The Flipmode Squad] – I Know What You Want (3 weken 3)
I Know What You Want - Busta Rhymes

(vandaag 14 jaar geleden)
(Trevor Smith; William Lewis; Roger McNair; Leroy Jones; Rob Fisher; Ricardo Thomas)
(Produced By Rick Rock [ = Ricardo Thomas]
(Recorded By Rick Rock & Darren Rapp At Soundtrack Studios, NYC)
(Assisted By Mike Zinczenko)
(Mixed By Rick Rock & Rick St. Hilaire At Soundtrack Studios, NYC)
(Mastered By Chris Gehringer At Sterling Sound, NYC)
(Executive Producer: Busta Rhymes [ = Trevor Tahiem Smith, Jr.] 

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1975: Don McLean – Wonderful Baby [United Artists Records UA-XW614-X] (1 week 1)
Wonderful Baby - Don McLean
(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(Don McLean)
(Produced by Joel Dorn)

(#93 hit in de Hot 100 op 28 juni 1975)

(#2 album-hit in Engeland voor Peters & Lee (Orchestra Directed by Mike Moran) (Production: John Franz) in 1975 (LP: Favourites) [Philips 9109 205]

1986: Madonna – Live To Tell [Sire 7-28717] (3 weken 1)
Live To Tell - Madonna

(vandaag 31 jaar geleden)
(Madonna [ = Madonna Louise Ciccone]; Pat Leonard)
(Produced By Madonna And Pat Leonard)
(Engineer and Mixed by Michael Verdick)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 7 juni 1986)

(Uit de film At Close Range met in de hoofdrollen Sean Penn & Christopher Walken, ging in februari 1986 in wereldpremière tijdens het internationale filmfestival van Berlijn en gaat op 18 april 1986 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen in roulatie)

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

1969: Mercy – Love (Can Make You Happy) [Sundi Records SR-6811] (3 weken 2)
Love (Can Make You Happy) - Mercy 22
(vandaag 48 jaar geleden)
(Jack Sigler, Jr.)
(Prod. by Mike ApseyRon Resler)
(Recorded at CFP Studios)

(#2 hit in de Hot 100 op 31 mei 1969)

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

(#38 album-hit voor Mercy (Recorded by Gil Cabot Enterprises, Inc. in association with Studio 7) (Produced by: Mike Apsey & Ron Resler) (Instrumentation: Mighty Manfred & The Wonderdogs) in 1969 (LP: The Mercy & Love (Can Make You Happy) [Sundi Records LPS 803]

(#103 album-hit voor Ray Conniff And The Singers in 1969 (LP: Jean) [Columbia CS 9920]

(1969: Mercy (Produced by Brad Shapiro & Steve Alaimo) (Arranged by The Zoo) (Arrangements by Jack Sigler, Jr.) (Engineer: Ronnie Albert) (LP: Love Can Make You Happy) [Warner Bros.- Seven Arts Records WS 1799]

(#90 C&W-hit voor James Marvell (Prod. by C. Chambers  & L. Walls) in 1981 [Cavaleer Records CAV. 118] (45 rpm)

1997: Richard Marx – Until I Find You Again (Edit) [Capitol C2 7243 8 58633 2 5] (1 week 3)
Until I Find You Again - Richard Marx
(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Richard Marx)
(Produced by Richard Marx)
(Recorded at the Record Plant, Los Angeles, A&M Studios, Conway, Frantic, Johnny Yuma, Music Grinder, Enterprise, L.S.D in Westlake Studios, Los Angeles, Sony Studios, New York, Battery Studios, London, Quad Studios, Nashville, Hinge Studios, Chicago)
(Engineered by Bill Drescher, David Cole, David Whittman, Bruce Gaitsch, Craig Bauer, Greg Droman, Richard Flack, Jess Sutcliffe, Claude Achile & Allen Abrahamson)
(Assistant Engineers: Larry Schalit, Douglas Bamford, Pat Karamian, Mike Tacci, Alex Reed, Bryan Carrigan, Gil Morales, Leslie Ann Jones, Jennifer Wyler, Andrew Page, Mike Douglas & Scott Steiner)
(Mixed by Bill Drescher)
(Mastered with care by The Great Wally Traugott at Capitol Studios)
(CD-single)

(#42 hit in de Hot 100 op 31 mei 1997)

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1969: Tammy Wynette – Singing My Song [Epic 5-10465] (2 weken 1)
Singing My Song - Tammy Wynette
(vandaag 48 jaar geleden)
(Billy Sherrill; Tammy Wynette; Glenn Sutton)
(Produced by Billy Sherrill)

(#75 hit in de Hot 100 op 3 mei 1969)

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

(#111 album-hit voor Vikki Carr (Strings & Horns Arr. by Julian Lee) in 1970 (LP: Nashville by Carr) [Liberty LST-11001]

1975: John Denver – Thank God I’m A Country Boy [RCA Victor PB-10239] (1 week 1)
Thank God I’m A Country Boy - John Denver

(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(John Martin Sommers)
(Produced by Milton Okun)
(Assistant Producer: Kris O’ Connor)
(Recording Engineer: Mickey Crofford)
(Assistant Engineer: Artie Torgerson)
(Mastering Engineer: Richard Simpson)
(Recorded at Universal Amphitheater, Universal City, California, August 26-September 1, 1974, with Wally Heider remote unit)
(John Denver – Vocals, 6-string guitar, 12-string guitar)
(Dick Kniss – Bass)
(Steve Weisberg – Lead Guitar, pedal steel guitar, dobro)
(John Sommers – Rhythm guitar, banjo, fiddle, mandolin)
(Hal Blaine – Percussion)
(Herb Lovelle – Drums)
(Orchestral Arrangements by Lee Holdridge)
(Orchestra Conducted by Lee Holdridge)
(Orchestra: Sidney Sharp/Murray Adler/William Kurasch/Assa Drori/Ronald Folsom/Joy Lyle/Ralph Schaeffer/David Turner/Jay Rosen/Tibor Zelig/Mari Tsumura/Wilbert Nuttycombe/Samuel Boghossian/Allan Harshman/Richard Kaufman/Denyse Buffum/David Schwartz/Richard Maximoff/Jesse Ehrlich/Raymond Kelley/Jerome Kessler/Harry Shlutz/Peter Mercurio/Milton Kestenbaum/Gene Cipriano/William Collette/Vincent DeRosa/David Duke)
(Concert Director – Kris O’Connor)
(Sound by Stanal Sound, Kearney, Nebraska)
(Ernie Zeilinger, Engineer)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 7 juni 1975)

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

1980: Ronnie Milsap – My Heart [RCA PB-11952] (3 weken 1)

(vandaag 37 jaar geleden)
(Charles Quillen; Don Pfimmer)
(Produced by Ronnie Milsap and Rob Galbraith)

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

1986: Reba McEntire – Whoever’s In New England [MCA Records MCA-52767] (1 week 1)


(vandaag 31 jaar geleden)
(Kendal Franceschi; Quentin Powers)
(Produced By Jimmy Bowen And Reba McEntire)

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

1997: Bryan White – Sittin’ On Go (1 week 1)
Sittin’ On Go - Bryan White
(vandaag 20 jaar geleden)
(Josh Leo; Rick Bowles)
(Produced by Billy Joe Walker, Jr. and Kyle Lehning)

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

2003: Diamond Rio – I Believe (2 weken 1)
I Believe - Diamond Rio

(vandaag 14 jaar geleden)
(Skip Ewing; Donny Kees)

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

2008: Brad Paisley – I’m Still A Guy (3 weken 1)
I’m Still A Guy - Brad Paisley
(vandaag 9 jaar geleden)
(Kelley Lovelace; Brad Paisley; Lee Miller)
(Produced by Frank Rogers)

(#33 hit in de Hot 100 op 31 mei 2008)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1975: Kool & The Gang – Spirit Of The Boogie [De-Lite Records DEP 1567] (1 week 1)
Spirit Of The Boogie - Kool & The Gang
(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(Ronald Bell; Donald Boyce; Kool & The Gang)
(Produced by: Robert Bell/Kool & The Gang)

(#35 hit in de Hot 100 op 12 juli 1975)

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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:

1958: Laurie London With Geoff Love and His Orchestra – He’s Got The Whole World In His Hands [Parlophone 45-A7973] (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 59 jaar geleden)
(Robert Lindon; William Henry)
(Recorded in England)

(#1 hit in de US Top 100 op 14 april 1958)

(Het origineel is van Rev. F.W. McGee uit 1929 [78-Victor V-38513]

(#69 hit in Amerika voor Mahalia Jackson (Adapted by Geoff Love) in 1958 [Columbia 4-41150] (45 rpm)

(#24 hit in Engeland voor Nottingham Forest With Paper Lace (Prod. by Barry Mason & John Fiddy) (Trad./Arr. John Fiddy/Barry Mason) (Arranged by John Fiddy/Barry Mason als We’ve Got the Whole in Our Hands in 1978 [Warner Bros. Records K 17110] (45 rpm)

(#88 C&W-hit voor Cristy Lane in 1987 [45-LS Records 1987]

1971: Paul McCartney – Another Day (1 week 1)
(vandaag 45 jaar geleden)
(Paul McCartney; Linda McCartney)
(Produced by Paul McCartney)

(#5 hit in de US Hot 100 op 17 april 1971)

1997: Hanson – MMMBop (9 weken 1)
(vandaag 20 jaar geleden)
(Isaac Hanson; Taylor Hanson; Zachary Hanson)
(Mixed by Tom Lord-Alge)
(Produced by The Dust Brothers [ = John King & Michael Simpson]

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 24 mei 1997)

2015: Grace Featuring G-Eazy – You Don’t Own Me (1 week 1)
(vandaag 2 jaar geleden)
(John Madara; David White)

(#2 hit in Amerika voor Lesley Gore (Produced by Quincy Jones) (Arranged and Conducted by Claus Ogerman) {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} in 1964 [Mercury Records 72206] (45 rpm)

(#42 R&B-hit in Amerika voor Keanya Collins (Arr. by: Riley Hampton) in 1969 [ITCC/Itco SS 103] (45 rpm)

(#9 hit in Nederland voor André Hazes (Produktie: Tim Griek) (Arrangementen: Jacques Verburgt-John van de Ven) als Zeg maar niets meer in 1982 [EMI 1A 006-26762] (45 rpm)

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Australia and New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia

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