4 juni

Today’s Number 1 Hits of the USA (1890-2016), including the charts of Australia and New Zealand
NOUVEAU: Numéros 1 et records du Top Singles français (1955-2016) (en construction)

De nummer 1-hits van 4 juni

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1921: Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra – My Mammy–Medley introducing, “Beautiful Faces” [Victor 18737] (5 weken 1)


(vandaag 98 jaar geleden)
(Walter Donaldson / Irving Berlin)
(For Dancing)

(1918: Al Jolson in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie Sinbad, ging op 14 februari 1918 in Winter Garden Theatre, NY in première. Na 404 keer was op 29 maart 1919 de laatste voorstelling)

(1920: William Frawley (Played by Pete Wendling) als My Mammy [Q.R.S. Word Roll 1324] (piano roll)

(#4 hit voor Peerless Quartet (Male Quartet with Orchestra) (Banjo by Fred Van Eps) als My Mammy 1921 [Victor 18730] (78 rpm)

(#8 hit voor Aileen Stanley (Contralto with Rega Orchestra) als My Mammy in 1921 [OKeh 4275] (78 rpm)

(#8 hit voor Yerkes Jazarimba Orchestra (Dance Music) (Orchestra) als My Mammy Medley in 1921 [Columbia A3372] (78 rpm)

(#11 hit voor Isham Jones Orchestra (For Dancing) als My Mammy in 1921; B-kant van Rose [Brunswick 5046] (78 rpm)

(1927: Al Jolson in de film The Jazz Singer, ging op 6 oktober 1927 in New York City en op 27 september 1928 in Londen, Engeland in première)

(#2 hit voor Al Jolson with Abe Lyman’s Orchestra

(Words by Joe Young and Sam Lewis / Music by Walter Donaldson)
(Comedian With Orchestra) als My Mammy op 30 juni 1928 [Brunswick 3912] (78 rpm)

(1946: Sung by Larry Parks (dubbed by Al Jolson) als My Mammy in de film The Jolson Story)

(#1 album-hit voor Al Jolson (Vocal With Orchestra Directed by Morris Stoloff) als My Mammy in 1947 (LP: Al Jolson in Songs He Made Famous) [Decca ‎Album No. A-469] (8 Sides–8) [Decca 23614 B] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#18 hit voor Al Jolson (Vocal With Orchestra Directed by Morris Stoloff) als My Mammy in 1947 [Decca 23614-B] {nieuwe opname}

(1949: Performed by Larry Parks (dubbed by Al Jolson) als My Mammy in de film Jolson Sings Again)

(1951: Eddie Fisher with Hugo Winterhalter and his Orchestra [RCA Victor 47-4036] (45 rpm)

(1957: Jerry Lewis (Vocal with Orchestra Directed by Jack Pleis) [Decca 9-30345] (45 rpm)

(#65 album-hit voor Connie Francis (Orchestra Conducted by Joe Mele) (Recorded live at the Copacabana) als Al Jolson Medley: You Made Me Love You/Swanee/Rock-a-Bye Your Baby with a Dixie Melody/My Mammy/Toot Toot Tootsie Goodbye in 1961 (LP: Connie Francis at the Copa) [MGM SE3913]

(1961: Bobby Rydell (LP: Bobby Rydell . . . . . . Salutes the “Great Ones”) [Cameo SC 1010]

(#40 album-hit voor Al Jolson als My Mammy in 1962 (LP: The Best of Jolson) [Decca ‎DXA 169]

(#20 album-hit voor Dion (Arranged and Conducted by Robert Mersey) (Produced by Robert Mersey) als My Mammy in 1963 (LP: Ruby Baby) [Columbia ‎CS 8810]

(#13 hit voor The Happenings

(Walter Donaldson
Sam Lewis  Joe Young)
(Vocal Group with Inst. Accomp.)
(Arr. & Cond. by Herb Bernstein)
(Produced by The Tokens)
(Engineer: Bill MacMeeking) als My Mammy in 1967 [B.T. Puppy Records 45-530] (45 rpm)

(1967: The Happenings (Produced by The Tokens) (LP: Psycle) [B.T. Puppy Records BTPS 1003]

(#19 album-hit voor Liza Minnelli in 1972 op de Original Television Soundtrack Recording (LP: Liza Minnelli in Liza with a “Z”) [Columbia ‎KC 31762]

1932: George Olsen and his Music – Lullaby Of The Leaves [Victor 22998] (2 weken 1)
Lullaby Of The Leaves - George Olsen

(vandaag 87 jaar geleden)
(Words by Joe Young / Music by Bernice Petkere)
(With vocal refrain)

(B-kant van The Voice in the Old Village Choir)

(1940: Art Tatum

(Joe YoungBernice Petkere)
(Piano Solo) (LP: Decca Presents Art Tatum in an Album of Piano Solos Collection) [Decca Album No. 126] (6 Sites–5) [Decca 18051] (78 rpm)

(1950: Dizzy Gillespie Plays Johnny Richards Conducts (Instrumental) [Discovery 45-142] (45 rpm)

(1956: Lou Levy (LP: Solo Scene) [RCA Victor LPM 1267]

(1956: Tommy Whittle Quintet (Tommy Whittle & Keith Christie) (10” LP: Lullaby Rhythm) [Esquire 20-068]

(1957: Chet Atkins (LP: Hi-Fi in Focus) [RCA Victor LPM 1577]

(#14 album-hit voor Keely Smith with Billy May and his Orchestra (Arranged and conducted by Billy May) (Producer: Voyle Gilmore) in 1958 (LP: Politely!) [Capitol Records ‎ST-1073]

(1958: Chico Hamilton Trio (With Ben Tucker, Bass) (LP: Introducing the Piano of Freddy Gambrell) [World Pacific Records PJ-1242]

(1959: Dorothy Donegan (Recorded at The Embers in Manhattan’s East Side) (LP: Live!) [Capitol Records T-1155]

(1959: The Arthur Lyman Group (LP: Leis of Jazz) [HiFi Record SR 607]

(1959: Rita Reys and Bengt Hallberg (LP: Two “Jazzy” People) [Fontana 6428 109]

(1960: The Platters (LP: Life Is Just a Bowl of Cherries!) [Mercury Records MG-20589]

(#39 album-hit voor The Ventures (Producers: Josie Wilson and Bob Reisdorff) (Mastering: Bob Golden) in 1961 (LP: Another Smash!!!) [Dolton Records BST-8006]

(#69 hit voor The Ventures (Producer: Bob Reisdorff-Josie-Wilson) (Instrumental) in 1961; B-kant van Ginchy [Dolton Records 41] (45 rpm)

(1961: Ray Martin And His Orchestra (LP: Dynamica) [RCA LSA-2287]

(#73 album-hit voor Ray Conniff His Orchestra And Chorus in 1964 (LP: You Make Me Feel So Young) [Columbia CS 8918]

(1964: The Art Farmer Quartet (LP: Perception) [Argo LPS-738]

(1966: Tony Mottola (LP: Heart & Soul) [Project 3 PR 5003-SD]

(#28 album-hit voor Mary Hopkin (Produced by Paul McCartney) (Recorded in England) in 1969 (LP: Post Card) [Apple ST-3351]

(1970: The Tony Graye Quartet (LP: “Let’s Swing Away with Tony Graye”) [Futura LP-55514]

(1991: Nicolas Montier With Saxomania (Nicolas Montier – tenor sax) (Stan Laferriere – piano) (Pierre Maingourd – bass) (Francois Laudet – drums) (Claude Tissendier – alto sax) (Jean Eteve – alto sax & clarinet) (Dominique Vernhes – tenor sax) (Claude Braud – tenor sax) (Produced by Tetsuo Hara) (Recorded at Acousti Studio in Paris, France on the 30 & 31 of May, the 1 of June) (Engineered by Alain Cluzeau) (Assistant Engineer: Reine Bensaid & Niguel Carreno) (CD: Lullaby) [Alfa Jazz ALCR 135]

2005: Mariah Carey – We Belong Together (14 weken 1)
We Belong Together - Mariah Carey

(vandaag 14 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Mariah Carey, Jermaine Dupri, Manuel Seal, Johnta Austin, Darnell Bristol, Kenneth Edmonds, Sidney DeWayne, Bobby Womack, Patrick Moten and Sandra Sully)
(Produced by Jermaine Dupri and Mariah Carey)
(Co-Produced  by Manuel Seal)
(Background Vocals: Mariah Carey)
(Recorded at Right Track Studios, NYC and Southside Studios, Atlanta, GA)
(Engineers: Brian Garten, John Horesco IV)
(Asst. Engineer: Tadd Mingo)
(Mixed by Phil Tan at Southside Studios, Atlanta, GA)
(Mastered by Herb Powers at The Hit Factory, NYC)
(Bevat re-sung samples uit Two Occasions van Deele (1987) en samples uit If You Think You’re Lonely Now van Bobby Womack (1981)

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1904: Arthur Collins – I’ve Got A Feelin’ For You (2 weken 2)
I’ve Got A Feelin’ For You
(vandaag 115 jaar geleden)
(Words by Edward Madden / Music by Theodore F. Morse)

1938: Kay Kyser And His Orchestra – Cry, Baby, Cry [Brunswick 8114] (1 week 3)


(vandaag 81 jaar geleden)
(Jimmy Easton and Terry Shand)
(Vocal Chorus Sully Mason)

(B-kant van Something Tells Me)

(#1 hit voor Larry Clinton and his Orchestra

(Jimmy Easton and Terry Shand)
(Vocal refrain by Bea Wain) op 21 mei 1938 [Victor 25819] (78 rpm)

(#9 hit voor Dick Robertson And His Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Dick Robertson) in 1938 [Decca 1726] (78 rpm)

1955: Al Hibbler – Unchained Melody [Decca 9-29441] (1 week 3)

(vandaag 64 jaar geleden)
(Music by Alex North / Lyric by Hy Zaret)
(Vocal with Orchestra Directed by Jack Pleis)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(1955: Todd Duncan (Het origineel)

(Music by Alex North / Lyric by Hy Zaret) in de film Unchained met in de hoofdrollen Elroy ‘Crazylegs’ Hirsch & Barbara Hale, ging op 19 januari 1955 in Chino in Californië in première)

(#1 hit voor Les Baxter His Chorus and Orchestra

(Music by Alex North / Lyric by Hy Zaret)
(Vocal Group with Orchestra)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} op 14 mei 1955 [Capitol F3055] (45 rpm)

(#1 hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Jimmy Young with Bob Sharples And His Music

(Music by Alex North / Lyric by Hy Zaret) op 24 juni 1955 [Decca 45-F 10502] (45 rpm)

(#6 hit voor Roy Hamilton

(Lyric by Hy Zaret / Music by Alex North)
(Orch. under dir. of Obie B. Massingill)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} in 1955 [Epic 5-9102] (45 rpm)

(#20 hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Liberace (Orchestra under the direction of George Liberace) in 1955 [Columbia P.B. 430] (78 rpm)

(#29 hit voor June Valli with Hugo Winterhalter’s Orchestra and Chorus in 1955 [RCA Victor 47-6078] (45 rpm)

(1955: Liberace (Orch. under dir. of George Liberace) {Radio Territorial Hit} [Columbia 4-40455] (45 rpm)

(#1 album-hit voor Harry Belafonte in 1956 (LP: Belafonte) [RCA Victor LPM 1150]

(1956: Chet Atkins (LP: Finger-Style Guitar) [RCA Victor LPM 1383]

(1956: Armand Mestral als Les enchainés op de EP Seize tonnes [45-Philips 432.090 NE] {Franse versie}

(#1 album-hit voor Mantovani and his Orchestra in 1957 (LP: Film Encores) [London LL.1700]

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

(1957: Lew Raymond (Arranged and Conducted by Lew Raymond) (LP: For Men Only) [Tops L 1583]

(#7 album-hit voor Rick Nelson in 1958 (LP: Ricky Nelson) [Imperial LP-9050]

(1958: Al Hibbler (With Orchestra Directed by Jack Pleis) (LP: Hits by Hibbler) [Decca DL 8757]

(#38 album-hit voor Andy Williams (Ochestra Conducted by Archie Bleyer) in 1959 (LP: Lonely Street) [Cadence CLP-3030]

(1959: Earl Bostic (LP: Sweet Tunes of the Fantastic 50’s) [King KS 602]

(1959: The Browns (Produced by Chet Atkins) (Recorded in Nashville, Tennessee) (Recording Engineer: Bill Porter) (Arranged and conducted by Chet Atkins) (LP: Sweet Sounds by the Browns Featuring the Three Bells) [RCA Victor ‎LSP 2144]

(#2 album-hit voor Los Admiradores in 1960 (LP: Bongos Bongos Bongos) [Command RS 809-S.D.]

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

(1960: Sam Cooke (Orchestra conducted by Glenn Osser) (LP: Hits of the 50’s) [RCA Victor LSP 2236]

(#4 album-hit voor Ray Conniff And His Orchestra And Chorus in 1961 (LP: Memories are Made of This) [Columbia CL 1574]

(#92 album-hit voor Bert Kaempfert And His Orchestra in 1961 (LP: Dancing in Wonderland) [Decca DL74161]

(#109 Bubbling Under-hit voor Gerry Granahan (Arranged by Bun Hutch Davie) in 1961 [Caprice Records C-106] (45 rpm)

(1961: Los Admiradores (LP: The Fascinating Bongo-Drums) [Command SH 75]

(1961: Anita Bryant (LP: Kisses Sweeter Than Wine) [Columbia CS 8519]

(1961: Miri Claire (Arranged & Conducted By Bill Sandford) (A Buddy Smith Production) [Amy 826] (45 rpm)

(1961: Marty Robbins with The Jordanaires (LP: Just a Little Sentimental) [Columbia CS 8466]

(#4 album-hit voor Ray Conniff And His Orchestra And Chorus in 1962 (LP: Memories Are Made of This) [Columbia CS 8374]

(#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]

(#72 album-hit voor Duane Eddy (Arranged and conducted by Bob Thompson) (Supervised by Lee Hazlewood) in 1962 (LP: Twangy Guitar–Silky Strings) [RCA Victor LSP 2576]

(1962: Conway Twitty [45-MGM K13089]

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

(#66 hit voor Vito & The Salutations (Prod. by Dave Rick) (Arr. by D. Rick) in 1963 [Herald H-583] (45 rpm)

(#8 album-hit voor Bobby Vinton (Arranged and Conducted by Stan Applebaum) in 1964 (LP: There! I’ve Said It Again) [Epic BN 26081]

(#26 album-hit voor Jerry Vale (Arranged and Conducted by Glenn Osser) in 1964 (LP: Be My Love) [Columbia CS 8981]

(#2 album-hit voor Sonny & Chér in 1965 (LP: (LP: Look at Us) [Atco Records SD 33-177]

(#4 hit voor The Righteous Brothers



(Lyrics by Hy Zaret / Music by Alex North)
(Producer: Phil Spector)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} in 1965 [Philles Records 129] (45 rpm)

(#9 album-hit voor The Righteous Brothers in 1965 (LP: Just Once in My Life…) [Philles Records LP-4008]

(#43 album-hit voor Gene Pitney (Arrangend and Conducted by Gary Sherman) in 1965 (LP: Looking Through the Eyes of Love) [Musicor Records MS 3069]

(#107 album-hit voor Dionne Warwick in 1965 (LP: The Sensitive Sound of Dionne Warwick) [Scepter Records SRS-528]

(1965: Fausto Papetti (Sax Alto) (LP: 6ª Raccolta) [Durium ms A 77110]

(#8 album-hit voor The Supremes (Produced by Brian Holland & Lamont Dozier) in 1966 (LP: I Hear a Symphony) [Motown MS 643]

(#93 album-hit voor Lawrence Welk and his orchestra (℗ 1965) in 1966 (LP: Today’s Great Hits) [Dot DLP 25,663]

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

(1966: Tony Lane & The Fabulous Spades (LP: Introducing Baby Please Don’t Go) [Justice JLP 133]

(#21 album-hit voor The Righteous Brothers in 1967 (LP: Greatest Hits) [Verve Records V6 5020]

(#36 album-hit voor Boots Randolph in 1967 (LP: Boots with Strings) [Monument SLP-18066]

(#41 R&B-hit voor The Sweet Inspirations (Arranged by Arif Mardin) (Produced by Tom Dowd) in 1968 [Atlantic 45-2551] (45 rpm)

(#28 album-hit voor Dionne Warwick in 1969 (LP: Dionne Warwick’s Golden Hits, Part 2) [Scepter Records SPS-577]

(#129 album-hit voor Roy Clark (Produced by Joe Allison) (Arranged by Joe Allison, Harold Bradley and Hank Levine) in 1969 (LP: The Everlovin’ Soul of Roy Clark) [Dot Records ‎DLP 25972]

(#169 album-hit voor Dionne Warwicke in 1972 (LP: From Within) [Scepter Records SPS 2-598]

(#24 album-hit voor Al Green in 1973 (LP: Livin’ for You) [Hi Records ASHL 32082]

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

(1974: James Last (Produktion und Arrangement: James Last) (Ton-Ingenieur: Peter Klemt) (LP: Violins in Love) [Polydor 2371 520]

(#41 C&W-hit voor Joe Stampley (Produced by Norro Wilson) (String Arrangements: Bergen White) (℗ 1974) in 1975 [ABC/Dot DOA-17551] (45 rpm)

(#209 Bubbling Under album-hit voor The Stylistics (Produced by Hugo Peretti & Luigi Creatore) (Arranged and Conducted by Horace Ott) in 1976 (LP: Once Upon a Juke Box) [H&L Records HL-69015-698]

(#3 album-hit voor Elvis Presley {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} in 1977 (LP: Moody Blue) [RCA Victor AFL1-2428]

(#6 C&W-hit voor Elvis Presley (Executive Producer Elvis Presley) (Associate Producer Felton Jarvis) (Vocal accompaniment by Sherrill Nielsen) in 1978 [RCA PB-11212] (45 rpm)

(#30 album-hit voor Willie Nelson (Produced and Arranged by Booker T. Jones) in 1978 (LP: Stardust) [Columbia JC 35305]

(#7 album-hit voor George Benson in 1979 (LP: Livin’ Inside Your Love) [Warner Bros. 2BSK 3277]

(#27 Easy Listening-hit voor George Benson (Produced by Tommy Lipuma) (Recorded and Mixed by Al Schmitt) in 1979 [Warner Bros. Records WBS 8843] (45 rpm)

(#83 hit voor Heart (Produced by Heart)  in 1981 [Epic 19-51010] (45 rpm)

(#25 album-hit voor Joni Mitchell als Chinese Cafe/Unchained Melody in 1982 (LP: Wild Things Run Fast) [Geffen Records ‎GHS 2019]

(#54 hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Leo Sayer (Produced and arranged by Alan Tarney) in 1984 [Chrysalis LEO 3]

(#13 hit voor The Righteous Bros.

(Lyrics by Hy Zaret / Music by Alex North)
(Produced by Phil Spector)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} in 1990 [Verve Forecast 871 882-7] (Heruitgave van de 1965 song) in de film Ghost met in de hoofdrollen Patrick Swayze & Demi Moore, draait vanaf 13 juli 1990 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(#19 hit voor The Righteous Brothers

(Music by Alex North / Lyric by Hy Zaret)
(Produced by Bill Medley) in 1990 [Curb Records 4JM-76842] (Cassette-single) (Re-recorded) in de film Ghost met in de hoofdrollen Patrick Swayze & Demi Moore, draait vanaf 13 juli 1990 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(#26 C&W-hit voor Ronnie McDowell (Produced by Buddy Killen) (℗ 1990) in 1991 [Curb Records NR-76850] (45 rpm)

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

(#1 hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Robson & Jerome


(Music by Alex North / Lyrics by Hy Zaret)
(Produced by Mike Stock/Matt Aitken)
(Engineered by Peter Day)
(Assistant Dean Murphy & Barrie Steele)
(Mixed By Dave Ford) op 20 mei 1995 [RCA 74321 28436 2] (CD maxi-single) (3 tracks)

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

(#1 album-hit voor LeAnn Rimes {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} in 1997 (CD: Unchained Melody: The Early Years)

(#2 album-hit voor U2 in 1998 (CD: The Best of 1980-1990/The B-Sides) [Island 524612-2]

(#31 album-hit voor Neil Diamond (Conducted by Elmer Bernstein) (Produced by Bob Gaudio) in 1998 (CD: The Movie Album: As Time Goes By) [Columbia C2K 69540]

(#1 hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Gareth Gates

(Music by Alex North / Lyric by Hy Zaret)
(Produced by Steve Mac)
(Engineered by Chris Laws at Rockstone Studios, London)
(Assistant Engineer: Daniel Pursey)
(Mixed by Steve Mac)
(Backing Vocals: Mae Mckenna and The Tuff Session Singers)
(Guitars: Fridrik ‘Fizzy’ Karlsson)
(Bass: Steve Pearce)
(Drums: Chris Laws)
(Keyboards: Steve Mac)
(Orchestra Arranged by Dave Arch)
(String Leader: Gavin Wright)
(Orchestra Recorded by Matt Howe at Abbey Road Studios, London)
(Mastered by Richard Dowling at Transfermation) op 30 maart in 2002 [19 Recordings-RCA 74321 930882] (CD-single) (3 tracks)

(#38 album-hit voor Cyndi Lauper in 2003 (CD: At Last) [Epic ‎EK 90760]

(#4 album-hit voor Il Divo als Unchained Melody (Senza catene) in 2005 (CD: Il Divo) [Syco Music ‎CK 93963]

(2006: Joseph Williams (All Vocals By Joseph Williams) (Piano: Jim Cox) (Arranged By Joey Carbone, Joseph Williams, Jim Cox) (Produced By Joey Carbone) (Executive Producer: Kaz Hori) (CD: Two of Us) [WHD Entertainment, Inc. ‎ECP-10038]

(#9 album-hit voor Clay Aiken in 2010 (CD: Tried & True) [Decca B0014240-02]

(#4 album-hit voor Susan Boyle in 2011 (CD: Someone to Watch Over Me) [Syco Music ‎88697962522]

1983: Men At Work – Overkill [Columbia 38-03795] (1 week 3)
Overkill - Men At Work

(vandaag 36 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Colin Hay)
(Produced and Arranged by Peter McLan)

1988: Samantha Fox – Naughty Girls (Need Love Too) (Full Force Mix) [Jive 1089-7-J] (1 week 3)
Naughty Girls - Samantha Fox

(vandaag 31 jaar geleden)
(Full Force [ = Curtis Bedeau, Gerard Charles, Hugh Clarke, Brian George, Lucien George & Phil George]
(Specialty Remixed by Full Force and Tony Maserati)
(Produced by Full Force)

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1966 Frank Sinatra – Strangers In The Night [Reprise 0470] (7 weken 1)
Strangers In The Night - Frank Sinatra


(vandaag 53 jaar geleden)
(Words by Charles Singleton and Eddie Snyder / Music by Bert Kaempfert)
(Produced by Jimmy Bowen)
(Arranged by Ernie Freeman)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas} {Classic Song op internetstation Radio Mi Amigo 192 (Live vanaf de Spaanse Costa), Alfaz del Pi, Costa Blanca, España}

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 2 juli 1966)

(Het origineel is van Bert Kaempfert als Beddy Bye in de film A Man Could Get Killed met in de hoofdrollen James Garner & Melina Mercouri, draait vanaf 25 maart 1966 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen en gaat 23 mei 1966 in de Britse bioscopen in roulate)

(#1 album-hit voor Frank Sinatra (Produced by Jimmy Bowen) (Arranged by Ernie Freeman) in 1966 (LP: Strangers in the Night) [Reprise FS 1017]

(#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]

(#8 Easy Listening-hit voor Bert Kaempfert And His Orchestra


(Bert Kaempfert Charles Singleton Eddie Snyder)
(Instrumental)
(Recorded in Europe)  in 1966 [Decca 31945] (45 rpm)

(#9 album-hit voor Jack Jones (Orchestras Arranged and Conducted by Marty Paich and Pete King) in 1966 (LP: The Impossible Dream) [Kapp KS-3486]

(#13 album-hit voor The Sandpipers ‎(Produced By Tommy LiPuma) (Arranged By Mort Garson) (Engineered By Bruce Botnick) (Spanish Consultant: Miss Consuelo Ortega) in 1966 (LP: Guantanamera) [A&M Records ‎SP-4117]

(#17 album-hit voor Midnight String Quartet (Produced by: Leon Russell and Snuff Garrett) (Arranged by: Leon Russell) in 1966 (LP: Rhapsodies for Young Lovers) [Viva VS-6001]

(#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]

(#24 album-hit voor Jim Nabors in 1966 (LP: Jim Nabors Sings Love Me with All Your Heart) [Columbia CS 9358]

(#27 album-hit voor Mantovani And His Orchestra (Producer: Tony D’Amato) (Engineer: Arthur Lilley) in 1966 (LP: Mr. Music…Mantovani) [London PS.474]

(#33 album-hit voor Johnny Rivers (Drums – Hal Blaine) (Bass – Joe Osborn) (Keyboard Instruments – Larry Knechtel) (Guitar – Johnny Rivers, Tommy Tedesco) (Flute & Sax – Bud Shank) (Fluegel Horn – Jules Chaikin) (Vibes – Gary Coleman) (Produced By Lou Adler) (Strings and brass arranged and conducted by Marty Paich) (Engineer: “Bones” Howe) ‎in 1966 (LP: Changes) [Imperial ‎LP-12334]

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

(#134 album-hit voor Bob Booker & George Fister present Al Tijuana and His Jewish Brass Starring Lou Jacobi (Music Direction & Arrangements Artie Butler) in 1966 (LP: Al Tijuana and His Jewish Brass) [Capitol ST-2596]

(#134 album-hit voor Richard “Groove” Holmes (Richard “Groove” Holmes, organ) (Gene Edwards, guitar) (George Randall, drums) (Recording: Rudy Van Gelder) (Producer: Cal Lampley) in 1966 (LP: Misty) [Prestige PRST 7485]

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

(1966: The Baroque Inevitable (Produced by John Simon) (LP: The Baroque Inevitable) [Columbia CS 9387]

(1966: Otto Brandenburg med orkester under ledelse af Ole Høyer (Adapt.: Andreas Arffmann) als Natten drog forbi (Strangers in the night) [Columbia DD 787] (EMI) (45 rpm) (Deense versie)

(1966: Caravelli

(Bert Kaempfert) (LP: Please Love Me) [CBS S 62.761]

(1966: Thumbs Carllile (LP: All Thumbs) [Smash MGS-27085]

(1966: Vikki Carr (Producer: Nick DeCaro) (Arranged and Conducted by Eddie Karam) (Engineer: Lanky Linstrot) (LP: The Way of Today!) [Liberty LST-7456]

(1966: Nicole Carvenn (Adapt.: Ward Bogaert) als Vreemden in de nacht op de various artists (LP: Toppers uit Vlaanderen) [Polydor Special 009 405]

(1966: Judita Čeřovská a sbor L. Pánka (Adapt.: Willy Hoffman – Jiřina Fikejzová) (Karel Vlach se svým orchestrem) als Dlouhá bílá noc (Strangers in The Night); B-kant van Santa Lucia van Karel Gott [Supraphon 013477] (45 rpm) (Tsjechische versie)

(1966: Los 5 Latinos (Adapt.: C. Cástor – José Carreras) als Extraños en la noche (Strangers in the night) (EP: Es muy posible) [Belter 51.712] (45 rpm) (4-track EP) (Spaanse versie)

(1966: Johnny Dorelli


(Adapt.: Ermanno Parazzini / Charles Singleton Eddie Snyder – Bert Kaempfert)
(Orchestra: Franco Monaldi) als Solo più che mai [CGD N 9633] (45 rpm) (Italiaanse versie)

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

(1966: Connie Francis

(Bert Kaempfert / Adapt.: Felix Hernández)
(Producido par Bob Morgan & Tom Wilson)
(Arreglos musicales y dirección de Benny Golson)
(Director de ingenieria: Val Valentine) als No puedo olvidar (Strangers In The Night) (LP: Grandes exitos del cine de los anos 60) [MGM SE 4474] (Spaanse versie)

(1966: The Jonah Jones Quartet (Produced By Milt Gabler) (LP: “Sweet with a Beat”) [Decca DL 74800]

(1966: Jack Jones (Orchestra Directed By Pete King) [Kapp K-755] (45 rpm)

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

(1966: Chim Kothari Musical Supervision: Arthur Greenslade) (Producer: Mike Vernon) (Sound Supervision: Vic Smith) (LP: Sound of Sitar) [Deram SML 1002]

(1966: Raymond Lefèvre et son grand orchestre (Adap.: Jacques Mareuil) als Étrangers dans la nuit (LP: Palmarès des chansons N° 2) [Riviera 521 007]

(1966: Mrs. Elva Miller (Orchestra under the direction of Fred Bock) (Produced by Lex De Azevedo) (LP: Will Success Spoil Mrs. Miller?!) [Capitol Records ST-2579]

(1966: Fausto Papetti

(Charles Singleton Eddie Snyder –
Bert Kaempfert) (Sax Alto) (LP: 7ª Raccolta) [Durium ‎ms A 77150]

(1966: Line Renaud

(Adapt.: Paroles françaises de Jacques Mareuil / Bert Kaempfert)
(Orchestre direction: Jacques Denjean) als Étrangers dans la nuit (Strangers In The Night) (EP: Étrangers dans la nuit) [Disques Line EXLR 4] (45 rpm) (4-track EP) (Franse versie)

(1966: Dania Rika (Adapt.: Jacques Mareuil) als Étrangers dans la nuit (EP: Étrangers dans la nuit) [45-Daems Disques 45.334] (4-track EP) (Franse versie)

(1966: Ricardo


(Adapt.: Paroles françaises de Jacques Mareuil / Charles Singleton Eddie Snyder – Bert Kaempfert)
(Orchestre sous la direction de Raymond Bernard) als Étrangers dans la nuit (Strangers in the night) (EP: Étrangers dans la nuit) [Riviera 231 198 ] (Franse versie) (45 rpm) (4-track EP) (Franse versie)

(1966: Ivo Robić

(Bert Kaempfert Charles Singleton Eddie Snyder / Adapt.: Kurt Feltz)
(Orchester Bert Kaempfert) als Fremde in der Nacht (Strangers In The Night) [Polydor 52 708] (45 rpm) (Duitse versie)

(1966: Bud Shank (Orchestra Arranged & Conducted By Oliver Nelson) (Producer: Richard Bock) (Engineer: Dave Hassinger) (LP: Girl in Love) [World Pacific WPS 21853]

(1966: Mel Tormé (Arranged and Conducted by Mort Garson) (Produced by Allen Stanton and Larry Marks) (LP: Right Now!) [Columbia CS 9335]

(1966: Hervé Vilard avec Jacques Denjean et son orchestre (Adapt.: (Paroles françaises de Jacques Mareuil) als Etrangers dans la nuit “Strangers in the night” (EP: Pedro) [Mercury Records 152 065 MCE] (45 rpm) (4-track EP) (Franse versie)

(1966: Gunnar Wiklund (Stig Anderson) (Arrangør: Ulf Wesslén) (kapellmästare: Sven-Olof Walldoff) als Tusen och en natt (Strangers In The Night); B-kant van Vandra vidare [His Master’s Voice X 8682] (Zweedse versie)

(1966: The Young-Holt Trio (Instrumental Group) (Directed By Gerald Sims) (Produced By Carl Davis) (LP: Wack Wack) [Brunswick BL 754121]

(#5 album-hit voor Andy Williams (Produced by Nick De Caro) (Arranged by Eddie Karam) (Engineer: Ray Gerhardt) in 1967 (LP: Born Free) [Columbia ‎CS 9480]

(#30 album hit voor Ray Conniff And The Singers (Recorded Sessions Supervised and Produced by Jack Hold) (Sound Supervised by Bob Ballard)in 1967 (LP: This Is My Song) [Columbia CS 9476]

(#72 album-hit voor Lawrence Welk and his orchestra (Harmonica played by Eddy Manson) (Arrangements by Dick Hazzard, Pete King, Jack Pleis, Frank Scott) (Produced by George Cates, Lawrence Welk, Randy Wood) in 1967 (LP: Lawrence Welk’s “Hits of Our Time”) [Dot DLP 25,790]

(#103 album-hit voor Johnny Mathis in 1967 (LP: Johnny Mathis Sings) [Mercury SR-61107]

(#114 album-hit voor Trini Lopez in 1967 (Arranged and Produced by Don Costa) (Engineer: Ray Prickett) (Recorded at Pye Studios, London) (LP: Trini Lopez in London) [Reprise RS 6238]

(1967: Dalida


(Adapt.: Ermanno Parazzini / Bert Kaempfert Charles Singleton Eddie Snyder
(Arrangiamento – Alain Goraguer)
(Produzione – Paolo Dossena) als Sola più che mai (Strangers in the night) (LP: Dalida) [Barclay SIB 30] (Italiaanse versie)

(1967: José Feliciano con José Finkel y Ritmo) (Adapt.: Ben Molar) als Extraños en la noche (LP: Sombras… una voz, una guitarra) [RCA Victor FSP 183] (Spaanse versie)

(1967: Ernie Freeman (LP: Hit Maker) [Dunhill Records DS-50026]

(1967: Basil Henriques and The Waikiki Islanders (Recording Produced by Walter J. Ridley) (LP: Shades of Hawaii) [Columbia Studio 2 Stereo TWO 177] (EMI)

(1967: André Kostelanetz and His Orchestra (Produced by Teo Macero) (LP: The Kostelanetz Sound of Today) [Columbia CS 9409]

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

(1967: The Alan Tew Orchestra (Guitars – Jim Sullivan, Joe Moretti, Alan Parker) Drums – Andy White) (Electric Bass – John Paul Jones) (Piano – Nicky Hopkins) (Percussion – Jim Lawless, Alan Hakin) (Trumpets – Eddie Blair, Bert Ezard, Greg Bowen) (Trombone – Ken Goldie) (Tuba – Alfie Reece) (Tenor Sax – Rex Morris, Bob Efford, Ronnie Chamberlain) (Baritone Sax – Don Honeywell) (Cellos – John Shinebourne, Vivian Joseph, Lionel Ross) (Violins led by Percy Coates) (Produced by Rodger Bain) (Music. Dir. & Arr. Alan Tew) (Recording Engineer: Terry Johnson) (LP: This Is My Scene) [Decca Phase 4 Stereo PFS 4120]

(#116 album-hit voor Al Hirt (Arranged by Leroy Kirkland) (Conducted by Bill Walker) (Produced by Paul Robinson) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s “Nashville Sound” Studio, Nashville, Tennessee) (Recording Engineer: Jim Malloy) in 1968 (LP: Al Hirt Plays Bert Kaempfert) [RCA Victor LSP 3917]

(1968: Эмиль Горовец (Emil Gorovets) (Adapt.: М. Подберезский) (Mark Podberezskiy) als Путники в ночи (Putniki v nochi) (LP: Поет Эмиль Горовец III) [Мелодия 33Д–21429-30] Russische versie)

(1968: Ajda Pekkan (Adapt.: Fecri Ebcioğlu) als İki Yabancı  (LP: Ajda Pekkan) [Regal LRZTX 705] (EMI) (Turkse versie)

(#99 album-hit voor Mr. James Brown (Produced by James Brown) (Production Manager: Bud Hobgood) (Recorded at King Studios, Cincinnati, Ohio) (Audio: Dave Harrison) (Dee Felice Trio: Dee Felice – Drums) (Frank Vincent – Piano) (Lee Tucker – Bass) in 1969 (LP: Gettin’ Down to It) [King KSD-1051]

(#82 album-hit voor Boots Randolph (Producer: Fred Foster) (Arranger: Cam Mullins) (Engineer: Charlie Tallent) (Technician: Jim Malloy) (Recorded at Bradley’s Barn) in 1969 (LP: …With Love: The Seductive Sax of Boots Randolph) [Monument SLP 18111]

(#163 album-hit voor Johnny Mathis in 1969 (LP: The Impossible Dream) [Columbia CS 9872]

(#193 album-hit voor Jerry Vale in 1969 (LP: With Love, Jerry Vale) [Columbia GP 16 CS 9916]

(1969: Richard Anthony (Adapt.: Jacques Mareuil) als Étrangers dans la nuit (Strangers in the night) (LP: Le sirop typhon) [Columbia ‎2 C 064-10182] (EMI) (Franse versie)

(1969: Jack Eubanks (Produced by Tom Walls) (Recorded: Spar Recording Studios) (LP: My Favorite Things!) [Spar Records 3012]

(1969: Hugo Winterhalter And His World Famous Orchestra (LP: Your Favorite Motion Picture Music) [Musicor Records M2S 3178]

(#91 album-hit voor The Ventures (Produced By Lanky Linstrot And The Ventures) (Arranged by The Ventures) (Strings & Horns Arranged by George Tipton & Al Capps) (Engineer: Lanky Linstrot) in 1970 (LP: The Ventures 10th Anniversary Album) [Liberty LST-35000]

(1970: Vera Lynn (Musical Direction: Alyn Ainsworth) (Arrangements by Alyn Ainsworth) (Produced by Norman Newell) (LP: Hits of the 60’s – My Way) [Columbia SCXO-6415] (EMI)

(1970: Claudio Villa (Adapt.: Ermanno Parazzini) (Arrangiamento e direzione di Giancarlo Chiaramello) als Strangers in the Night (Sola più che mai) (LP: International Hits – Vol. 2 – Music for Ever) [Cetra LPP 155] (Italiaanse versie)

(1971: Fausto Papetti (Sax) (LP: 13a Raccolta: The Best of Fausto Papetti Sax) [Durium ms A 77293]

(1971: Al Saxon (Arrangers: Adrian Drover, Alan Caddy) (Conducted by Adrian Drover) (Produced by Alan Caddy) (LP: Al Saxon Sings Sinatra) [Avenue Ave 086]

(1972: Caravelli ‎(LP: Ambiance danse stereo) [Versailles VER 34020]

(1972: The Don Reeve Sound (Produced By Anton Kwiatkowski) (Hammond A-100 Series organ: Don Reeve) (Bass: Ron Seabrook) (Drums: Bill Wayne) (Arrangements: Don Reeve) (LP: Mighty Hammond) [Music for Pleasure MFP 50013] (EMI)

(#45 Easy Listening-hit voor Bette Midler (Produced and Arranged by Arif Mardin) (Recording & Remix Engineer: Lew Hahn) in 1976 [Atlantic 45-3319] (45 rpm)

(1977: Günter Noris (Eine Günter Noris-Produktion) (LP: Die 24 größten Instrumentalhits) [Ariola 28 873 XT]

(1979: James Last (Produktion und Arrangements: James Last) (Ton-Ingenieur: Peter Klemt) (LP: Whole Night Long) [Polydor ‎2664 236]

(1980: Richard Clayderman (Enregistré: Studio Delphine) (Ingénieur du son: Eric Caussarieu) (Assisté de Gilbert Caruso) (LP: Les musiques de l’amour) [Delphine DEL 2 700045]

(1981: De Strangers (Adapt.: Frank Rover) (Producer: Al van Dam) (Arr. Benny Couroyer, Luk Smets) (Opname Studio’s: DES (F. Dewell) (REWARD) als Strangers in de nijt (Strangers in the night) (LP: 30 jaar (G)oud) [Dureco Benelux ‎99.502]

(1984: Iva Zanicchi (Adapt.: Ermanno Parazzini) als Solo più che mai (LP: Iva 85) [Master Disc SGM Q / 834] (Italiaanse versie)

(1989: Der Montanara Chor (Adapt.: Kurt Feltz) (Leiting: Harry Pleva) (Solist: Manfred Ackermann) (Trompete: Rudolf Reindl) als Fremde in der Nacht (Strangers In The Night) (CD: Ein Lied geht um die Welt) [Teldec 2292-46192-2] (Duitse versie)

(1993: Tapani Kansa (Adapt.: Tapani Kansa) als Muukalaiset yössä (CD: Amado Mio) [Columbia ‎473614 2] (Finse versie)

(1995: Fausto Papetti (CD: Hollywood) [Durium ‎CDOR 9042]

(#133 album-hit voor Peter Hughes Orchestra in 1999 op de various artists Music from the Motion Picture (CD: Eyes Wide Shut) [Warner Sunset 9 47450-2]

(#2 album-hit voor Barry Manilow (Produced by Phil Ramone and Barry Manilow) (Executive Producer: Garry C. Kief) (Associate Producers: Greg Bartheld and Marc Hulett) in 2006 (CD: The Greatest Songs of the Sixties) [Arista 82876 82640 2]

(2008: James Rasmussen (Adapt.: Andreas Arffmann) als Natten drog forbi op de various artists DVD (CD: Otto – Hyldest til en baggårdspuma) [Frisker Music 3345221-3] (Deense versie)

(2013: Andrea Bocelli als Extraños en la noche (Aka no puedo olvidar) (CD: Passione) [Sugar 602537270002] (Spaanse versie)

1977: Barry Manilow – Looks Like We Made It [Arista AS 0244] (3 weken 1)
Looks Like We Made It - Barry Manilow

(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(Music by Richard Kerr / Words by Will Jennings)
(Produced By Ron Dante And Barry Manilow)
(Published ℗ 1976)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado}

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

(#4 album-hit voor Barry Manilow in 2007 (CD: The Greatest Songs of the Seventies) [Arista 88697100342]

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

1977: Kenny Nolan – Love’s Grown Deep [20th Century Records TC-2331] (1 week 3)
Love’s Grown Deep - Kenny Nolan

(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Kenny Nolan)
(Produced By Kenny Nolan and Charlie Calello)
(Arranged by Charlie Calello)

(#20 hit in de Hot 100 op 9 juli 1977)

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1983: Waylon Jennings – Lucille (You Won’t Do Your Daddy’s Will) [RCA Records PB-13465] (1 week 1)


(vandaag 36 jaar geleden)
(Richard Penniman Albert Collins)
(Produced by Waylon Jennings)
{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

(#21 pop-hit voor Little Richard And His Band (Het origineel)


(Richard Penniman Albert Collins) als Lucille in 1957 [Specialty 598] (45 rpm)

(#21 pop-hit voor The Everly Brothers

(Richard Penniman Albert Collins) als Lucille in 1960 [Warner Bros. Records 5136] (45 rpm)

(#42 album-hit voor Bobby Vee als Lucille in 1962 (LP: Bobby Vee Meets the Crickets) [Liberty LST-7228]

(1962: The Ventures (LP: Mashed Potatoes and Gravy) [Dolton Records BST-8016]

(#21 album-hit voor Peter And Gordon in 1964 (LP: A World Without Love) Capitol Records ST-2115]

(#103 album-hit voor Otis Redding in 1964 (LP: Pain in My Heart) [Atco Records SD 33-161]

(1964: Johnny Hallyday (LP: Johnny, reviens! Les rocks les plus terribles) [Philips B 77.803 L] {Franse versie}

(#33 album-hit voor The Animals in 1966 (LP: Animalism) [MGM SE 4414]

(#177 album-hit voor Little Richard als Lucille in 1973 op de various ‎artists Original Sound Track Recording (LP: Let the Good Times Roll) [Bell – BELL 9002]

(#3 album-hit voor The Beatles in 1994 (LP: Live at the BBC) {opgenomen op 7 september 1963 in Playhouse Theatre in Londen, Engeland voor Saturday Club}

1988: Earl Thomas Conley – What She Is (Is A Woman In Love) [RCA 6894-7-R] (1 week 1)
What She Is (Is A Woman In Love) - Earl Thomas Conley

(vandaag 31 jaar geleden)
(Bob McDill Paul Harrison)
(Produced by Emory Gordy, Jr., Randy L. Scruggs and Earl Thomas Conley)
{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

2011: Brad Paisley featuring Alabama – Old Alabama (2 weken 1)
Old Alabama - Brad Paisley

(vandaag 8 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Randy Owen, Brad Paisley, Chris DuBois and Dave Turnbull)

(#38 hit in de Hot 100 op 30 april 2011)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1949: Charles Brown Trio – Trouble Blues [Aladdin 3024] (15 weken 1)

(vandaag 70 jaar geleden)
(Charles Brown)
(Charles Brown singing and accompanying on de piano)
{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

(Gebaseerd op Someday Baby Blues van Sleepy John Estes (Blues Singing with Guitar and Harp) uit 1935 [Decca 7279] (78 rpm)

(1941: Big Maceo (Blues singer with piano, bass and guitar) als Worried Life Blues; B-kant van Texas Blues [Bluebird B-8827] (78 rpm)

(#62 album-hit voor Sam “Mr. Soul” Cooke (Orchestra conducted by Rene Hall) in 1963 (LP: Night Beat) [RCA Victor LPM 2709]

1966: James Brown And The Famous Flames – It’s A Man’s Man’s World [King 45-6035] (2 weken 1)
It’s A Man’s Man’s World - James Brown foto

(vandaag 53 jaar geleden)
(James Brown)

(#8 hit in de Hot 100 op 4 juni 1966)

(#14 album-hit voor Tom Jones in 1968 (LP: The Tom Jones Fever Zone) [Parrot PAS 71019]

(1968: Le grand orchestre de Paul Mauriat

(James Brown)
(Realisation: Paul Guiot)
(Prise de son: Franck Giboni)
(Assistant: Jean-Michel Bourgignon) (LP: Rhythm & Blues) [Philips 844.737 BY]

(#67 R&B-hit voor Countess Vaughn (Produced by Peter Bunetta & Rick Chudacoff) in 1992 [Charisma 126094] (Cassette-single)

(#13 album-hit voor Seal in 2008 (LP: Soul) [Warner Bros. Records ‎515868-2]

(#95 pop-hit voor Glee Cast in 2010 [Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation] (Digital download)

1983: Mtume – Juicy Fruit [Epic 34-03578] (8 weken 1)
Juicy Fruit - Mtume

(vandaag 36 jaar geleden)
(James Mtume)
(Executive Producer: Larkin Arnold)
(Produced by James Mtume)

(#45 hit in de Hot 100 op 6 augustus 1983)

2005: Mariah Carey – We Belong Together (14 weken 1)
We Belong Together - Mariah Carey 2
(vandaag 13 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Mariah Carey, Jermaine Dupri, Manuel Seal, Johnta Austin, Darnell Bristol, Kenneth Edmonds, Sidney DeWayne, Bobby Womack, Patrick Moten and Sandra Sully)
(Produced by Jermaine Dupri and Mariah Carey)
(Co-Produced  by Manuel Seal)
(Background Vocals: Mariah Carey)
(Recorded at Right Track Studios, NYC and Southside Studios, Atlanta, GA)
(Engineers: Brian Garten, John Horesco IV)
(Asst. Engineer: Tadd Mingo)
(Mixed by Phil Tan at Southside Studios, Atlanta, GA)
(Mastered by Herb Powers at The Hit Factory, NYC)
(Bevat re-sung samples uit Two Occasions van Deele (1987) en samples uit If You Think You’re Lonely Now van Bobby Womack (1981)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 4 juni 2005)

2011: Kelly Rowland feat. Lil Wayne – Motivation (7 weken 1)
Motivation - Kelly Rowland

(vandaag 8 jaar geleden)
(James Scheffer Rico Love Daniel Morris Dwayne Carter)
(Produced by Jim Jonsin and Rico Love)
(Recorded by Thurston McCrea at Circle House Recording Studios (Miami, FL)
(Assisted by Matt Huber and Sean McCoy)
(Programming by Jim Jonsin)
(Keyboards: Jim Jonsin & Danny Morris)
(Mastered by Chris Gehringer at Sterling Sound, NYC)
(Executive Poducers: Sylvia Phone)

(#17 hit in de Hot 100 op 6 augustus 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 (©2019)

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Frankrijk:
[République française]

1973: Michel Sardou – La maladie d’amour [Tréma 6.061.472] (Totaal: 9 weken 1)




(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Musique de Jacques Revaux / Paroles de Michel Sardou et Yves Dessca)
(Arrangements & Direction d’orchestre: Roger Loubet)
(terug op #1: 25-06-1973, 02-07-1973, 09-07-1973, 16-07-1973 (4 weken) 30-07-1973 (1 week) 20-08-1973 (1 week) 03-09-1973 (1 week)

(1973: Caravelli

(Michel Sardou
Yves DesscaJacques Revaux)
‎(Réalisation artistique: Philippe Boutet) (LP: Let Me Try Again – Laisse moi le temps) [CBS ‎- CBS 65898]

(1973: Nico Gomez and His Top Orchestra (LP: Continental Hits in Super Stereo) [Omega International OM 333.108]

(1973: Le grand orchestre de Paul Mauriat

(Michel Sardou Yves Dessca Jacques Revaux)
(Enrégistré aux Studios des Dames – Paris)
(Ingénieur du son: Dominique Poncet)
(Assistants: Jean-Michel BourgignonJean-Dominique Narjos)
(Réalisation: Gérard Gambus) (LP: Good Bye My Love, Good Bye) [Philips 6325 070]

(1973: Inger Öst (Adapt.: Bo Rehnberg) als Hon vet – han vet (La maladie d’amour); B-kant van Ge mej en sång (Hey What About Me) [45-Metronome J 27.150] (Zweedse versie)

(1973: Franck Pourcel

(Jacques Revaux Michel Sardou Yves Dessca )
(LP: « Amour, danse et violons – N° 42 ») [Pathé ‎2 C 064-15559]

(1974: Raymond Ruer et son orchestre (LP: Dansez sur les succès de Michel Sardou) [SPS 1403]

(1974: Michael Schanze (Adapt.: Deutscher Text: Joachim Relin – Arr. Christian Bruhn) (Produzent: Christian Bruhn) (Tonmeister: Jörg Scheuermann) als Bonjour, bonjour (La maladie d’amour) (LP: Hätten Sie heut’ Zeit für mich) [EMI 1 C 062-29 501] (Duitse versie)

(1976: Le Grand Orchestre de Jean Claudric (Enregistrement et direct au Studio 92 les 3 et 4 juin 1976) (Prise de son: Roland Guillotel) (Direction artistique: Régis Talar et Jacques Revaux) (Assistant: René Pratx) (Produit et réalisé par Jacques Revaux pour Tréma) (Arrangements: Jean Claudric) (LP: Le monde symphonique de Michel Sardou et Jacques Revaux) [Tréma 310.018]

(1981: Michel Sardou (Adapt.: Raphaël Gayoso-Zuber – M. Diás) als El mal de amor (La maladie d’amour) (LP: Canta en Español) [Epic ‎EPC 84913] (Spaanse versie)

(1984: Hervé Vilard (Arrangements et direction d’orchestre: Hervé Roy) (Enregistrements: Studio des Dames) (Dominique Poncet), C.B.E. (Bernard Estardy) et Tréma (Gérard Bavoux)
(Réalisation: Hervé Roy, Jean-Pierre Bourtayre, Jacques Revaux)
(Produit par Jacques Revaux et Régis Talar pour Tréma) (LP: Les chansons que j’aime) [Tréma 310 177]

(1988: Jimmy Makulis (Adapt.: Wolfgang Hofer) als Nur Liebe zählt (LP: Melodien mit Herz für’s Herz – 12 Melodien zum Verlieben) [Djerba 4 019888 940939] (Duitse versie)

(1994: Jimmy Frey (Adapt.: Ned. tekst: Mary Boduin) (Bewerking: Paul Vermeulen) als De liefde blijft een kracht (La maladie d’amour) (CD: 30 jaar liefde en kracht) [Rainbow R.10.072]

(1996: Richard Anthony op de various artists (CD: Les plus belles chansons françaises – 1973) [Éditions Atlas FRA CD 012]

(1998: Michèle Torr op de various artists (CD: Hommage: Ils chantent Sardou) [Éditions Atlas 6227 302]

(2004: Morgan, Mathieu & John op de various artists (CD: Star Academy 4 – Chante Michel Sardou) [Mercury ‎982 493-7]

(1999: Jo Vally (Adapt.: Mary Boduin) als Ik zie haar gaan (CD: Jo Vally in symfonie) [CNR 2102950]

(2000: Willy Sommers (Adapt.: Bart Herman) (Producer: Francis Goya) (Recorded & mixed by: Pietro Lacirignola) (Arrangements: Ralph Benatar) (Studio Music Lab) (Strings leader: Fred Van Lieff) (Brasses leader: Patrick Mortier) (Drums: Yves Babay) (Percussions: Frank Michiels) (Keyboards: Ralph Benatar) (Guitars: Kevin Mulligan) (Bass: Vincent Pierens) (Spanish Guitars: Francis Goya) (Solo Sax: Pietro Lacirignola) (Accordeon: Gwenaël Micault) (Backing Vocals: Mieke Aerts / Nadia Mampaey / Patrick Alesi) als Alleen de liefde overwint (CD: Alleen de liefde overwint) [Label Vie 96272]

(2008: Freddy Birset (Live in de Arenbergschouwburg) (CD: De mooiste Franse liedjes ! – Chansons à la carte XXL) [Muziekhuis Blauw vzw BLAUWGOUD001]

(2011: Jo Vally (Adapt.: Mary Boduin) als Ik zie haar gaan (CD: Jo Vally zingt Franse klassiekers) [Vlaamse Sterren 22 23320-2]

(2014: La Maîtrise des Hauts-de-Seine op de various ‎artists (CD: La famille Bélier – Bande originale du film) [Mercury Music Group ‎471 252-5]

(2017: Gloria op de various artists (CD: Sardou et nous…) [Play Two 505419790275]

1983: Toto Cutugno – L’italiano [Carrère 13.112] (13 weken 1)



(vandaag 36 jaar geleden)
(Cristiano Minellono · Toto Cutugno)
(Produzione: Number Two)
(Arrangiamento: Pinuccio Pirazzoli)
(Published ℗ 1982)

(1983: Thomas Brandau (Adapt.: Deutscher Text: Fred Jay) (Prod.: J. Petersen) als Wär’ ich ein Italiener [Metronome 815 319-7] (45 rpm) (Duitse versie)

(1983: Canyon (Adapt.: Dick Plat – Buddy Sit) (Producer: Roy Beltman) (Techniek: Janfred Arendsen) (Wisseloord Studio’s) als Als ik maar bij jou ben (L’italiano) [Mercury 812 254-7] (45 rpm)

(1983: Toto Cutugno

(Cristiano MinellonoToto Cutugno / Adapt.: adapt. esp.: Luis Figuerola-Ferretti Favar Gil)
Canta en Español)
(Producido por Number Two) als Soy un Italiano L’italiano[45-CBS – CBS A 4108] (Spaanse versie)

(1983: Franky (Adapt.: Dick Plat – Buddy Sit) als Als ik maar bij jou ben (LP: Franky) [Gnome Records GNO 19049 GL]

(1983: Tomislav Ivčić (Producent i aranžer Mato Došen) als L’italiano (LP: Tomislav Ivčić) [Jugoton LSY-61827]

(1983: Jigs (Adapt. Ingela Forsman) als Han sjunger sina sånger (L’italiano) (LP: Egna drömmar) [Mariann Records MLPH 1557] (Zweedse versie)

(1983: Talijanska Ploča (Producent i aranžer Mato Došenz) als L’italiano (LP: Talijanska ploča) [Jugoton LSY-61827]

(1983: Rolf und seine Freunde

(Toto Cutugno
Cristiano Minellono / Adapt.: Deutsche Spezial Text: Rolf Zuckowski / Bearbeiten: John O’Brien-Docker)
(Produktion: Rolf Zuckowski) als Es gibt noch echte Kinder (L’italiano); B-kant van Theo (Der Bananenbrot-Song) [Polydor 815 999-7] (45 rpm) (Duitse versie)

(1983: Kari Tapio

(Säv.
Toto Cutugno Cristiano Minellono
/ Adapt.: suom.san. Raul Reiman / sov. Kaj Westerlund) als Olen suomalainen (L’italiano) [Scandia ‎KS 1088] (45 rpm) (Finse versie)

(1983: Hervé Vilard


(Toto CutugnoCristiano Minellono / Adapt.: Hervé VilardDidier Barbelivien)
(Produit et réalisé par Régis Talar)
(Direction: Jacques Revaux et Régis Talar)
(Arrangements: Hervé Roy) als Méditérranéenne [Tréma 410 229] (45 rpm) (Franse versie)

(1985: Ro Bo T (LP: Le più belle canzoni di Sanremo) [Five Record FM 13556]

(1989: Vice Vukov (Aranžmani: Zlatko Tanodi) (Producent: Vice Vukov) (LP: Bella Italia – Pjesme za sva vremena) [Suzy LP 573]

(1990: Toto Cutugno (CD: Insieme: 1992) [EMI ‎564-7948712]

(1992: Ricchi e Poveri (LP: Allegro Italiano) [EMI ‎7991101]

(1993: De Strangers (Adapt.: Frank Rover) (Produktie: Al van Dam) als ’n Italiaanse (L’italiano) Dureco Benelux ‎48.33] (45 rpm)

(1998: Rocco Granata (CD: That’s Amore – 20 Italian Classics) [CNR Music ‎210235]

(2000: Pascal Comelade (PC: moog, drums, anti-techno orchestra) (CD: September Song) [Les Disques du Soleil et de l’Acier 7243 8496562 4]

(2002: Pirkka-Pekka Petelius als Il Finlandese (CD: Poika varjoisalta kujalta) [Ranka Recordings RA 077]

(2003: Osmo’s Cosmos (Adapt.: suom.san Raul Reiman) als Olen suomalainen (L’italiano) (LP: Just for You) [AXR 0147712AXR] (Finse versie)

(2005: Patrizio Buanne ‎(CD: The Italian) [Universal Music TV ‎9868390]

(2007: Arne Jansen (Adapt.: Adrian Hoes) (Productie: Adrian Hoes) (Arrangementen: Hans Vrolijks) (Techniek & mix Ron (the Rapsol man) Lieberton) (Koor: Bianca Folkers, Jody Kean, Eva Smeenk) als Als ik maar bij jou ben (CD: Wat ik voel voor jou) [Telstar TCD 11094-2]

(2008: Bino als ‎Italiano (CD: Emozioni) [Pingo Music ‎0186451 PGO]

(2009: Didier Barbelivien & Tatiana (Adapt.: Hervé Vilard – Didier Barbelivien) als Méditerranéenne op de Didier Barbelivien (CD: Atelier d’artistes) [Sony Music 886975869329] (Franse versie)

(2010: Al Bano (im Duett mit Toto Cutugno) op de Al Bano (CD: The Great Italian Songbook) [Koch Universal ‎0602527448510]

(2010: Sergio Dalma (Adapt.: Favar Gil – Luis Figuerola-Ferretti) als Soy un Italiano (CD: Via Dalma) [Universal ‎0602527541679] (Spaanse versie)

(2011: Aylin Prandi (CD: 24000 baci) [Sony Music ‎088697926912]

(2014: Andrei Lugovski ‎(CD: Reason to Believe) [ALM ‎0185844]

(2015: Matteo Brancaleoni Feat. Fabrizio Bosso & Rosario Fiorello (Produced by Renato D’Herin and Producer – Renato D’Herin) (Arrangements by Nino La Piana and Matteo Brancaleoni) op de Matteo Brancaleoni (CD: Made in Italy) [Irma Records IRM 1406]

(2015: Sasha & Davy (Adapt.: Cliff Vrancken) als Jij laat de wereld stralen (CD: La vita è bella) [Vlaamse Sterren 22 25191-2]

(2018: Jettie Pallettie (Adapt.: Waylon van der Heijden – Jet Westerhuis) als Als je er maar goed uit ziet (CD: Pinten & patatten) [JP Productions JPCD 23081711]

Australië:

1984: Lionel Richie – Hello [Motown 1722 MF] (3 weken 1)
(vandaag 35 jaar geleden)
(Lionel Richie)
(Produced by Lionel Richie and James Anthony Carmichael)
(Rhythm Arrangement by Lionel Richie & James Anthony Carmichael)
(String Arrangement by: James Anthony Carmichael)
(Vocal Arrangement by: Lionel Richie)
(Published ℗ 1983)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 12 mei 1984)

(#120 album-hit in Amerika voor Paul Anka (Produced by Alex Christensen) (Executive Producer: Paul Anka) (Engineered and mixed by Al Schmitt) (Arranged by Randy Kerber) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} in 2005 (CD: Rock Swings) [Verve ‎B0004751-02]

(#73 hit in Amerika voor David Cook in 2008)

(#35 hit in Amerika voor Glee Cast in 2010)

1989: Bette Midler – Wind Beneath My Wings [Atlantic 7-88972] (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Larry Henley; Jeff Silbar)
(Produced by Arif Mardin)
(Engineered and Remixed by Jack Joseph Puig)
(Recorded by Jack Joseph Puig and Joey Wolpert)
(Published ℗ 1988)

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

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

(Uit de film Beaches met in de hoofdrollen Bette Midler & Barbara Hershey, draait vanaf 21 december 1988 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen draaien en gaat op 20 april 1989 in de Australische bioscopen in roulatie)

(Het origineel is van Roger Whittaker uit 1981 (LP: Wind Beneath My Wings)

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

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

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

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

(#40 hit in Groot-Brittanniëvoor Bill Tarmey (℗ 1993) in 1994)

(#103 Bubbling Under Hot 100-hit voor Gerard Levert & Eddie Levert Sr. in 1996)

(#3 hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Steven Houghton in 1997)

2000: Britney Spears – Oops! … I Did It Again (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 19 jaar geleden)
(Max Martin; Rami Yacoub)
(Produced, Recorded and Mixed by Max Martin & Rami Yacoub)
(Recorded and Mixed at Cheiron Studios, Stockholm, Sweden)
(Guitars: Esbjörn Öhrwall and Johan Carlberg)
(Bass: Tomas Lindberg)
(Dialog: Max Martin and Britney Spears)
(Backing Vocals: Britney Spears, Max Martin and Nana Hedin)

(#9 hit in de US Hot 100 op 10 juni 2000)

Nieuw-Zeeland:

1976: ABBA – Fernando (Totaal: 9 weken 1)
(vandaag 43 jaar geleden)
(Benny Andersson; Stig Andersson; Björn Ulvaeus)
(Produced by Benny Andersson & Björn Ulvaeus)
(terug op #1: 13-08-1976 (1 week)

(#13 hit in de US Hot 100 op 20 november 1976)

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

(Het origineel is van Anni-Frid Lyngstad uit 1975 (LP: Frida Ensam) [Polar POLS 265] {Zweedse versie}

1989: Simply Red – If You Don’t Know Me By Now (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Kenneth Gamble; Leon Huff)
(Engineered and Mixed by Daren Klein)
(Produced by Stewart Levine)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 15 juli 1989)

(#3 hit in Amerika voor Harold Melvin And The Bluenotes (Arranged by Bobby Martin) (Produced by Kenneth Gamble-Leon Huff) {het origineel} op 9 december 1972 [Philidelphia International Records ZS7 3520] (45 rpm)

(#30 hit in Italië voor Wess als Il primo appuntamento in 1973 [45-Durium CNA 9334]

(#82 R&B-hit in Amerika voor Lyn Collins (The Female Preacher) (Produced and Arranged by James Brown) (Engineer – Bob Both) in 1975 [People PE 659] (45 rpm)

(#49 R&B-hit in Amerika voor Jean Carn (Arr. by McKinley Jackson) (Prod. by Norman Connors) (Co-Prod. by Jean Carn) (Exec. Prod. by Iris Gordy) in 1982 [Motown 1620MF] (45 rpm)

(#79 R&B-hit in Amerika voor Patti LaBelle (Arranged & Conducted by James Ellison) (Produced by Kenneth Gamble & Leon A. Huff) in 1986 [Philidelphia International Records ZS4 05755] (45 rpm)

(#59 C&W-hit in Amerika voor Joe Stampley in 1989 [45-Evergreen EV-1100]

2000: Britney Spears – Oops! … I Did It Again (1 week 1)
(vandaag 19 jaar geleden)
(Max Martin; Rami Yacoub)
(Produced, Recorded and Mixed by Max Martin & Rami Yacoub)
(Recorded and Mixed at Cheiron Studios, Stockholm, Sweden)
(Guitars: Esbjörn Öhrwall and Johan Carlberg)
(Bass: Tomas Lindberg)
(Dialog: Max Martin and Britney Spears)
(Backing Vocals: Britney Spears, Max Martin and Nana Hedin)

(#9 hit in de US Hot 100 op 10 juni 2000)

2007: Rihanna featuring Jay-Z – Umbrella (6 weken 1)
(vandaag 12 jaar geleden)
(Christopher Stewart; Terius Nash; Thaddis Harrell; Shawn Carter)
(Produced by Christopher “Tricky” Stewart)
(Vocals Produced by Kuk Harrell)
(Recorded by Kuk Harrell at Triangle Sound, Atlanta, GA and Westlake Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA)
(Mixed by Manny Marroquin at Larrabee Studios North, Universal City, CA)
(Drum programming: Christopher “Tricky” Stewart)
(Keyboards: Christopher “Tricky” Stewart)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 9 juni 2007)

(#110 Bubbling Under Hot 100-hit in Amerika voor Marie Digby in 2007)

(#104 Bubbling Under Hot 100-hit in Amerika voor Taylor Swift in 2008)

(#18 hit in Amerika voor Glee Cast als Singing in the Rain/Umbrella in 2010)

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France charts sourced from www.infodisc.fr and SNEP. Australia and New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia

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