17 februari

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

De nummer 1-hits van 17 februari

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1958: The McGuire Sisters – Sugartime [Coral 9-61924] (4 weken 1)
Sugartime - The McGuire Sisters

(vandaag 59 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Charlie Phillips; Odis Echols)
(Vocal Trio With Chorus & Orchestra Directed By Neal Hefti)

{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 Charlie Phillips (Vocal with Instrumental Accompaniment) uit 1957 [Coral 9-61908] (45 rpm)

(#16 hit in Engeland voor Alma Cogan with The Michael Sammes Singers (Accompaniment directed by Brain Fahey) in 1958 [His Master’s Voice 45-POP 450] (45 rpm)

(#25 hit in Engeland voor Jim Dale (with Accompaniment directed by Ken Jones) in 1958 [Parlophone 45-R 4402] (45 rpm)

(1961: Johnny Cash (LP: Now Here’s Johnny Cash)

1962: Gene Chandler – Duke Of Earl [Vee-Jay VJ 416] (3 weken 1)
Duke Of Earl - Gene Chandler

(vandaag 55 jaar geleden)
(Bernice Williams; Earl Edwards; Eugene Dixon)
(A Bill Sheppard Production)

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

(1961: The Dukays [ = Gene Chandler] [45-Nat 4003]

(#122 album-hit voor Sha Na Na in 1971 (LP: Sha Na Na) [Kama Sutra KSBS 2034]

(#6 hit in Engeland voor Darts (Producer: Roy Wood) in 1979 [Magnet MAG 147] (45 rpm)

2001: OutKast – Ms. Jackson (1 week 1)
Ms. Jackson - OutKast

(vandaag 16 jaar geleden)
(Andre Benjamin; Antwan Patton; David Sheats)
(Produced & Arranged by Earthtone III [ = André Lauren Benjamin, Antwan Patton & David Sheats]
(Recorded by John Frye at Stankonia Recording, Atlanta, GA)
(Assisted by Malik Albert, Vincent Alexander & Warren Bletcher)
(Mixed by Neal H. Pogue at Stankonia Recording, Atlanta, GA)
(Assisted by Warren Bletcher)
(Vocals by Big Boi [ = Antwan André Patton] & Andre 3000 [ = André Lauren Benjamin](Background Vocals by Andre 3000)
(Keyboards & Programming: Earthtone III)
(Backwards Congas: Rajinder Kala)
(Piano: Marvin “Chanz” Parkman)
(Bass: Aaron Mills)
(Guitar: Andre 3000)

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1900: Vess Ossman – The Old Folks At Home [Emile Berliner’s Gramophone 064] (1 week 2)
The Old Folks At Home
(vandaag 117 jaar geleden)
(Stephen Collins Foster)
(Published ℗ 1851)
(wax cylinder)

(#1 hit voor Len Spencer {het origineel} op 13 augustus 1892 [New Jersey 1] (wax cylinder)

(1895: Manhansett Quartet)

(1898: Mina Hickman als Swanee River)

(#4 hit voor Haydn Quartet (Male Quartet) als Old Folks at Home (Swanee River) Part I in 1904 [Victor Record 2816] (78 rpm)

(#6 hit voor Louise Homer in 1905 [78-Victor Record 81077]

(1905: Adelina Patti (Soprano with pianoforte) (In English) als The Old Folks at Home (Swanee River) [Victrola 95033] (78 rpm)

(#3 hit voor Alma Gluck and Efrem Zimbalist (Soprano with violin) (Pianoforte by Samuel Chotzinoff) als The Old Folks at Home (Swanee River) op 10 juli 1915 [Victor 87196]

(#4 hit voor Taylor Trio in 1916 [78-Columbia Record 1915]

(1917: Anna Case [Edison Blue Amberol] (wax cylinder)

(#8 hit voor Oscar Seagle And Columbia Stellar Quartette (Baritone Solo And Male Quartette) (with Orchestra Accompaniment) als Old Folks at Home in 1919 [Columbia Record A6082] (78 rpm)

(1930: Paul Robeson (Traditional arr. Bruce) (Bass) (In English with Orch.) als Old Folks at Home (Swanee River) [His Master’s Voice B 3664] (78 rpm)

(1935: Roger Edens in de film Broadway Melody of 1936)

(#19 hit voor Jimmie Lunceford and his Orchestra als Swanee River in 1936 [Decca 668] (78 rpm)

(#18 hit voor Bunny Berigan and his Orchestra (Arranged by Bunny Berigan and Larry Clinton) als Swanee River in 1937 [Victor 25588] (78 rpm)

(1937: Louis Armstrong and Mills Brothers (Vocal and Trumpet Solo by Louis Armstrong) als The Old Folks at Home [Decca 1360] (78 rpm)

(1938: King Cole Trio)

(1938: in de film Sweethearts)

(1940: Tommy Dorsey and his Orch. als Swanee River; B-kant van Star Dust [Victor 27233] (78 rpm)

(1941: Deanna Durbin with Charles Previn and His Orchestra als Old Folks at Home; B-kant van Thank You America [Decca 3655] (78 rpm) in de film Nice Girl?)

(#3 album-hit voor Sammy Kaye in 1945 (LP: Stephen Foster Favorites)

(1946: gespeeld op de achtergrond in de film The Jolson Story)

(#3 album-hit voor Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians in 1947 (LP: Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians Featuring The Twin Pianos)

(#5 album-hit voor Frankie Carle in 1952 als Frankie Carle Rag (Swanee River) (LP: Frankie Carle Plays Honky Tonk Piano)

(#34 hit voor Ray Charles (with Chorus and Orchestra) als Swanee River Rock (Talkin’ ‘Bout That River) in 1957 [Atlantic 45-1154] (45 rpm)

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

(1957: Plas Johnson and His Orchestra (Instrumental Version) als Swanee River Rock [Capitol F3835] (45 rpm)

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

(1959: Julie London with Jimmy Rowles and his Orchestra als Old Folks at Home (LP: Swing Me an Old Song) [Liberty LST-7119]

(#11 album-hit voor Mantovani and his Orchestra in 1960 (LP: The American Scene) [London LL 3136]

(#31 album-hit voor The Chipminks als Swanee River in 1960 (LP: Sing Again with the Chipmunks)

(1960: Buddy DeFranco and His Music als Old Folks (LP: Bravura) [Verve Records MGV 6051] {Ballad Medley: Old Folks/How Long Has This Been Going On/Please}

(1960: George Williams’ Swinging Big Band als Swanee River (LP: Put on Your Dancing Shoes) [United Artists UAS 6076]

(#24 album-hit voor Brenda Lee als Swanee River Rock in 1961 (LP: Emotions)

(#61 album-hit voor Al Hirt and His Band (Produced by Steve Sholes) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s Studio A, N.Y.C.) (Recording Engineer: Bob Simpson) in 1961 (LP: Al (He’s The King) Hirt and His Band) [RCA Victor LSP 2354]

(#73 album-hit voor Julie Conway als Swanee River (Exercise 5 narrated by Julie Conway) in 1961 (LP: Good Housekeeping’s Plan for Reducing Off-The-Record) [Harmony HL 7143]

(1961: Marty Grosz als Swanee River (LP: Banjo at the Gaslight Club [Audio Fidelity AFSD 5933]

(1962: Sylvie Vartan avec Frankie Jordan als Fais ce que tu veux op de EP Qui aurait dit ça [45-RCA 76 562 5]

(#103 Bubbling Under-hit voor Ace Cannon als Swanee River in 1963 [Hi 45-2070] (45 rpm)

(1964: Ace Cannon And His Alto Sax (Recording Engineer – Ray Harris) (Supervision – Joe Cuoghi) als Swanee River (LP: Aces Hi) [Hi Records SHL 32016]

(1964: The Beatles with Tony Sheridan als Swanee River (LP: The Beatles with Tony Sheridan and Their Guests) [MGM E 4215] {opgenomen in Hamburg in 1961}

(1975: Chuck Berry als Swanee River (LP: Chuck Berry) [Chess CH 60032]

(#160 album-hit voor Meryl Streep & Lily Tomlin als My Minnesota Home in 2006 op de various artists Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (CD: A Prairie Home Companion) New Line Records NLR39066]

1906: Billy Murray – Forty-Five Minutes From Broadway (2 weken 3)
Forty-Five Minutes From Broadway
(vandaag 111 jaar geleden)
(George M. Cohan)

(Het origineel komt uit de Broadway-musical theaterproductie Forty-Five Minutes from Broadway, ging op 1 januari 1906 in New Amsterdam Theatre, NY in première. Na 90 keer is op 17 maart 1906 de laatste voorstelling)

1912: Collins and Harlan – Everybody’s Doing It Now [Victor Record 17020] (5 weken 2)
Everybody’s Doing It Now - Collins and Harlan
(vandaag 105 jaar geleden)
(Irving Berlin)
(Duet)
(With orchestra)

(#6 hit voor Peerless Quartet in 1912 [78-Columbia 112]

(1955: Buddy Laine And His Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Laine-Aires) [Decca 9-29734] (45 rpm)

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

1912: Frank Coombs and William H. Thompson – The Harbor Of Love (1 week 3)
The Harbor Of Love
(vandaag 105 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Earle C. Jones /Muziek: Charlotte Blake)

(#5 hit voor Walter Van Brunt in 1912 [78-Victor Record 17034]

1973: Hurricane Smith – Oh, Babe, What Would You Say? [Capitol 3383] (1 week 3)
Oh Babe What Would You Say - Hurricane Smith 2  Oh Babe What Would You Say - Hurricane Smith

(vandaag 44 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: E.S. Smith)
(Arranged and Conducted by Hurricane Smith)
(Produced by Norman Smith)
(Recorded in England)

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

(1972: Fred Bongusto als Se ci sta lei (LP: Alla mia maniera N. 2) [RiFi RDZ ST 14219]

(#38 album-hit voor Liza Minnelli in 1973 (Produced by “Snuff” Garrett) (Arranged by Al Capps) (LP: Liza Minnelli The Singer) [Columbia KC 32149]

(1973: Jim Nabors (Produced by Snuff Garrett) (Arranged by Al Capps) (LP: The Twelfth of Never) [Columbia KC 32377]

(1973: Fausto Papetti (Sax) (LP: 16ª Raccolta) [Durium ‎ms AI 77324]

(1973: The Ventures (LP: Only Hits!) [United Artists UA LA 147 G2]

1979: Olivia Newton-John – A Little More Love [MCA Records MCA-40975] (2 weken 3)
A Little More Love - Olivia Newton-John

(vandaag 38 jaar geleden)
(John Farrar)
(Produced By John Farrar)
(Published ℗ 1978)

(#121 album-hit voor Olivia Newton-John (Produced by John Farrar) in 1992 (CD: Back to Basics – The Essential Collection 1971-1992) [Geffen GEFD 24470]

 1996: Everything But The Girl – Missing (Todd Terry Club Mix) (1 week 2)Missing - Everything But The Girl
(vandaag 21 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Tracey Thorn /Muziek: Ben Watt)
(Produced by Ben Watt, Tracey Thorn and John Coxon)
(Remix and additional production by Todd Terry)
(Published ℗ 1994)

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1968: Paul Mauriat and His Orchestra – Love Is Blue (L’amour est bleu) [Philips 40495] (11 weken 1)
Love Is Blue - Paul Mauriat

(vandaag 49 jaar geleden)
(André Popp; Pierre Cour)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 10 februari 1968)

{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 Vicky [ = Vicky Leandros] (Arrangements et Direction Musicale: Claude Denjean) (Direction Artistique: Jacques Bedos) als L’amour est bleu op de EP L’amour est bleu uit 1967 [Polydor 27 305] (45 rpm), eindigde als vierde op het Eurovisiesongfestival namens Luxemburg. Sandie Shaw was de winnaar met Puppet on a String)

(#1 album-hit voor Paul Mauriat and His Orchestra als L’amour est bleu (Love Is Blue) in 1967 (LP: Blooming Hits) [Philips PHS-600-248]

(1967: Le grand orchestre de Paul Mauriat als L’amour est bleu (Love Is Blue) (LP: Le grand orchestre de Paul Mauriat Vol. 5) [Philips 840 597]

(1967: Franck Pourcel et son Grand Orchestre als L’amour est bleu (LP: Pourcel pour vous) [La voix de son maître SHTX 340.715]

(#3 Easy Listening-hit voor Al Martino (Produced by: Voyle Gilmore) (Arranged by Pete King) in 1968 [Capitol Records 2102] (45 rpm)

(#9 album-hit voor Andy Williams (Arranged and Produced by Nick De Caro) (Engineer: Raphael O. Valentin) in 1968 (LP: Honey) [Columbia CS 9662]

(#13 album-hit voor The Lettermen (Instrumental Arrangements by Perry Botkin, Jr. & Richard Hazard) (Vocal Arrangements by The Lettermen and Wilson Brown) als Medley: Love Is Blue/Greensleeves in 1968 (LP: Goin’ Out of My Head) [Capitol Records ST-2865]

(#22 album-hit voor Ray Conniff and The Singers in 1968 (LP: Honey) [Columbia CS 9661]

(#26 album-hit voor Johnny Mathis (Produced by Robert Mersey) (Arranged and Conducted by Robert Mersey) (Engineering: Frank Laico, Glen Kolotkin) in 1968 (LP: Love Is Blue) [Columbia ‎CS 9637]

(#28 Easy Listening-hit voor Claudine Longet (Arranged by Nick De Caro) (Produced by Tommy LiPuma) als Love Is Blue (L’amour est bleu) in 1968 [A&M Records 909] (45 rpm)

(#51 album-hit voor Nancy Wilson (Arranged and Conducted by Jimmy Jones) in 1968 (LP: Easy) [Capitol Records ST 2909]

(#96 hit voor Manny Kellem – His Orchestra And Voices (Arr. & Cond. by Al Gorgoni) (Prod. by Manny Kellem) in 1968 [Epic 5-10282] (45 rpm)

(#123 album-hit voor Floyd Cramer (Arranged and Conducted by Bill McElhiney) (Produced by Chet Atkins and Felton Jarvis) in 1968 (LP: Class of ’68) [RCA Victor LSP 4025]

(#130 album-hit voor Lawrence Welk and his orchestra (Arranged and Conducted by Richard Maltby) in 1968 (LP: Love Is Blue) [Ranwood RLP-8003]

(#151 album-hit voor John Davidson (Produced by Jerry Fuller) (Arranged by Bill Justis) (Conducted by Everett Gordon) (Engineering: Rafael O. Valentin) in 1968 (LP: Goin’ Places) [Columbia CS 9654]

(#157 album-hit voor Gabor Szabo in 1968 (LP: Bacchanal) [Skye SK 3]

(#180 album-hit voor Peter Nero (Arranged and Conducted by Frank Hunter) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s Studio B, New York City) (Recording Engineer: Bob Simpson) in 1968 (LP: Peter Nero Plays Love Is Blue and Ten Other Great Songs) [RCA LSP 3936]

(1968: The Ray Charles Singers (LP: MacArthur Park) [Command RS 936 S]

(#22 hit voor The Dells (Arranged by Charles Stepney) (Produced by Bobby Miller) (Recorded in Concept 12) als Medley: Can Sing a Rainbow/Love Is Blue in 1969 [Cadet 5641]

(#54 album-hit voor The Dells als Medley: I Can Sing a Rainbow & Love Is Blue (LP: Love Is Blue) in 1969 [Cadet LPS-829]

(#73 album-hit voor Mantovani and His Orchestra (Producer: Tony D’Amato) (Engineer: Arthur Lilley) in 1969 (LP: The Mantovani Scene) [London PS 548]

(#82 album-hit voor Boots Randolph in 1969 (LP: …With Love: The Seductive Sax of Boots Randolph) [Monument SLP 18111]

(#167 album-hit voor The Exotic Guitars (Arr. & Cond. by Bill Justis) (Produced by Randy Wood) in 1969 (LP: Those Were the Days) [Ranwood RLP 8040]

(1969: Dorothy Ashby (Arranged and conducted by Richard Evans) (LP: Dorothy’s Harp) [Cadet LPS 825]

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

(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]

(1969: Hugo Montenegro His Orchestra and Chorus (Produced by Joe Reisman) (Recorded in RCA’s Music Center of the World, Hollywood, California) (Recording Engineer: Mickey Crofford) als Love Is Blue (LP: Good Vibrations) [RCA Victor ‎LSP-4104]

(#154 album-hit voor The Ventures (Producer: Joe Saraceno) (Arranged by Mike Melvoin and The Ventures) in 1970 (LP: More Golden Greatst) [Liberty ‎LST-8060]

(1970: Rufus Harley (Rufus Harley, bagpipes) (Richard Tee, piano) (Eric Gale, guitar) (Charles Rainey, electric bass) (Jimmy Johnson, drums) (Montego Joe, Conga drum) (Recorded at Regent Sound Studios, New York) (Recording engineers: Bob Liftin & Lew Hahn) (Produced By Joel Dorn) als Love Is Blue (LP: King / Queens) [Atlantic SD 1539]

(1970: Al Hirt (Produced by Paul Robinson) (Arranged and Conducted by: Bill Walker) als Love Is Blue (L’amour est bleu) (LP: Al Hirt) [RCA Victor LSP-4247]

(#37 Easy Listening-hit voor Steve & Eydie (Arranged by Don Costa) als Love Is Blue/Autumn Leaves in 1971 [RCA 74-0420] (45 rpm)

(1999: Gilbert als L’amour est bleu (CD: Seleção de Ouro: 20 Sucessos) [EMI 524842]

1973: Eric Weissberg – Dueling Banjos [Warner Bros. Records WB 7659] (2 weken 1)
Dueling Banjos - Eric Weissberg
(vandaag 44 jaar geleden)
(Trad. Arranged by Eric Weissberg)
(Published ℗ 1972)

(#2 hit in de Hot 100 op 24 februari 1973)

(Thema van de film Deliverance met in de hoofdrollen Jon Voight & Burt Reynolds, draait vanaf 30 juli 1972 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(Het origineel is van Arthur Smith & Don Reno als Feudin’ Banjos uit 1953 [45-MGM K12006]

(1957: Carl Story And His Rambling Mountaineers als Mocking Banjo [45-Mercury/Starday 71088X45]

(1973: Lester Flatt als als Feudin’ Banjos (LP: Country Boy/Featuring Feudin’ Banjos) [RCA ‎APL1-031]

(1973: The Ventures (LP: Only Hits!) [United Artists UA LA 147 G2]

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

1979: Neil Diamond – Forever In Blue Jeans [Columbia 3-10897] (2 weken 2)
Forever In Blue Jeans - Neil Diamond

(vandaag 38 jaar geleden)
(Richard Bennett; Neil Diamond)
(Arranged and Conducted by Tom Hensley)
(Produced by Bob Gaudio)
(Published ℗ 1978)

(#20 hit in de Hot 100 op 24 maart 1979)

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

(#4 album-hit voor Neil Diamond (Produced by Bob Gaudio) ‎in 1978 (LP: You Don’t Bring Me Flowers) [Columbia ‎FC 35625]

1996: Elton John – Blessed (Edit) [Rocket/Island ‎422-852 394-4] (5 weken 2)Blessed - Elton John

(vandaag 21 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Elton John /Tekst: Bernie Taupin)
(Produced by Greg Penny & Elton John)
(Mixed by Jon Ingoldsby & Greg Penny)
(Recorded & Mixed at Air Studios)
(Published ℗ 1995)
(cassette-single)

(#34 hit in de Hot 100 op 6 december 1995)

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1973: Merle Haggard And The Strangers – I Wonder If They Ever Think Of Me [Capitol 3488] (1 week 1)
I Wonder If They Ever Think Of Me - Merle Haggard
(vandaag 44 jaar geleden)
(Merle Haggard)
(Produced by Fuzzy Owens)
(Published ℗ 1972)

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

(#126 album-hit voor Merle Haggard And The Strangers (With special guests, The Dixieland Express) (Produced by Fuzzy Owen) (Recording Engineer: Hugh Davies) in 1973 (LP: I Love Dixie Blues …So I Recorded “Live” in New Orleans) [Capitol ST-11200]

1990: Eddie Rabbitt – On Second Thought [Universal Records UVL-660025] (2 weken 1)
On Second Thought - Eddie Rabbitt
(vandaag 27 jaar geleden)
(Eddie Rabbitt)
(Produced and Arranged by Richard Landis)
(Published ℗ 1989)

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

1996: Joe Diffie – Bigger Than The Beatles [Epic Nashville ‎34-78202] (2 weken 1)
Bigger Than The Beatles - Joe Diffie

(vandaag 21 jaar geleden)
(Jeb Stuart Anderson; Steve Dukes)
(Produced by Johnny Slate and Joe Diffie)
(Published ℗ 1995)

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

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1945: PVT. Cecil Gant – I Wonder [Gift-Edge 500] (2 weken 1)
I Wonder - PVT. Cecil Gant
(vandaag 72 jaar geleden)
(Pvt Cecil Gant)
(The G.I. Sing-Sation)
(Vocal and Instrumental)

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

(1944: Cecil Gant [Bronze 117] (78 rpm) {originele persing}

(#1 R&B-hit voor Roosevelt Sykes and his Piano (with Electric Guitar and Taps) op 24 februari 1945 [Bluebird 34-0721] (78 rpm)

(#3 R&B-hit voor Louis Armstrong And His Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Louis Armstrong) in 1945 [Decca 18652] (78 rpm)

(#6 R&B-hit voor Warren Evans (Vocal Refrain by Warren Evans) in 1945 [National Records 9003] (78 rpm)

(#22 album-hit voor Dakota Staton (Orchestra Conducted by Sid Feller) in 1958 (LP: Dynamic!) [Capitol Records T-1054]

(#5 album-hit voor Ray Charles in 1962 (LP: Ray Charles’ Greatest Hits) [ABC-Paramount ABC-415]

(#25 pop-hit voor Brenda Lee (Vocal With Chorus And Instrumental Accompaniment) in 1963 [Decca 31510] (45 rpm)

(1963: Betty Carter (Arranged & Conducted by Oliver Nelson & Claus Ogerman) (LP: ‘Round Midnight) [Atco Records SD 33 152]

(#5 album-hit voor Aretha Franklin in 1967 (LP: Aretha Arrives) [Atlantic SD 8150]

(#6 album-hit voor Humble Pie (Produced By The Pie) in 1972 (LP: Smokin’) [A&M Records SP-4342]

1962: Gene Chandler – Duke Of Earl [Vee-Jay VJ 416] (5 weken 1)
Duke Of Earl - Gene Chandler 2
(vandaag 55 jaar geleden)
(Bernice Williams; Earl Edwards; Eugene Dixon)
(A Bill Sheppard Production)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 17 februari 1962)

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

(#6 hit in Engeland voor Darts (Producer: Roy Wood) in 1979 [Magnet MAG 147] (45 rpm)

1968: The Temptations – I Wish It Would Rain [Gordy G-7068] (3 weken 1)I Wish It Would Rain - The Temptations
(vandaag 49 jaar geleden)
(Norman Whitfield; Barrett Strong; Roger Penzabene)
(Produced by Norman Whitfield)

(#4 hit in de Hot 100 op 17 februari 1968)

(#15 R&B-hit voor Gladys Knight & The Pips (Produced by Norman Whitfield) in 1968 [Soul S 35047] (45 rpm)

(#16 album-hit voor Chambers Brothers in 1968 (LP: A New Time – A New Day)

(#15 album-hit voor The Temptations in 1969 (LP: Live at the Copa) [Gordy GLSP-938]

(#125 album-hit voor The Soulful Strings (Arranged and Conducted by Richard Evans) in 1969 (LP: In Concert: Back by Demand) [Cadet LPS-820]

(#136 album-hit voor Gladys Knight & the Pips (Produced by Norman Whitfield) (℗ 1968) in 1969 (LP: Silk n’ Soul) [Soul SS 711]

(#189 album-hit voor Marvin Gaye (Produced by Norman Whitfield) in 1969 (LP: That’s the Way Love Is) [Tamla TS-299]

(1970: The Intrigues (Prod. and Arr. by Martin & Bell) (LP: In a Moment) [Yew YS. 777]

(#36 album-hit voor Aretha Franklin in 1983 (LP: Get It Right)

1973: The O’Jays – Love Train [Philadelphia International Records ZS7 3524] (4 weken 1)
Love Train - The O’Jays II
(vandaag 44 jaar geleden)
(Kenneth Gamble; Leon Huff)
(Arranged by Bobby Martin)
(Produced by Kenneth GambleLeon Huff)
(Published ℗ 1972)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 24 maart 1973)

(#28 R&B-hit voor Bunny Sigler (Arranged by Bunny Sigler) (Music by: MFSB) (Produced by Bunny Sigler) als Love Train (Part One) in 1974 [Philadelphia International Records ZS7 3545] (45 rpm)

(#199 album-hit voor The Three Degrees (Producer: Bobby Martin) (Arranger: Arthur Freeman and Derick Warne) (Orchestra Conducted by Richard Barrett) (Recorded at Bailey’s, London, England) in 1975 (LP: The Three Degrees Live) [Philadelphia International Records ‎PZ 33840]

(#14 album-hit voor The O’Jays in 1995 op de various artists Music from the Motion Picture (Dead Presidents) [Capitol Records ‎CDP 7243 8 32438 2 2]

(#4 album-hit voor Rod Stewart in 2009 (CD: Soulbook) [J Records ‎88697-30256-2]

1979: Chuck Brown & The Soul Searchers – Bustin’ Loose Part 1 [Source Records SOR-40967] (4 weken 1)
Bustin’ Loose - Chuck Brown
(vandaag 38 jaar geleden)
(Chuck Brown)
(Producer: James Purdie)
(Published ℗ 1978)

(#34 hit in de Hot 100 op 7 april 1979)

1990: Ruby Turner – It’s Gonna Be Alright [Jive 1317-7-J] (1 week 1)
It’s Gonna Be Alright - Ruby Turner
(vandaag 27 jaar geleden)
(Loris Holland; Jolyon Skinner; Ruby Turner)
(Produced by Loris Holland And  Jolyon Skinner)
(Mixed By Bryan Chuck New)
(Engineered By Jerry Peal)
(Recorded And Mixed at Battery Studios, London)
(Published ℗ 1989)

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

(#78 R&B-hit voor Daisy Dee in 1992)

2007: Lloyd Featuring Lil Wayne – You (1 week 1)
You - Lloyd Featuring Lil Wayne
(vandaag 10 jaar geleden)
(Maurice Sinclair; Jasper Cameron; Dwayne Carter; Gary Kemp)
(Produced by Big Reese and Jasper)
(Recorded by Big Reese and Carlton Lynn at Streetmindz Recordings (Atlanta, GA) and DARP Studios (Atlanta, GA)
(Mixed by Carlton Lynn at DARP Studios (Atlanta, GA)
(Bevat een interpolatie van True van Spandau Ballet (1983)

(#9 hit in de Hot 100 op 17 februari 2007)

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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:

1986: Feargal Sharkey – A Good Heart [Virgin VS-808] (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 31 jaar geleden)
(Maria McKee)
(Produced by David A. Stewart)
(Mixed by Shally Yakus)
(Published ℗ 1985)

(#74 hit in de US Hot 100 op 5 april 1986)

1991: Londonbeat – I’ve Been Thinking About You [RCA ANX 14] (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 26 jaar geleden)
(William Henshall; Jimmy Helms; George Chandler; Jimmy Chambers)
(Produced and Mixed by Martyn Phillips)
(Published ℗ 1990)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 13 april 1991)

 Nieuw-Zeeland:

1985: Foreigner – I Want To Know What Love Is (Totaal: 3 weken 1)
(vandaag 32 jaar geleden)
(Mick Jones)
(Producers: Alex Sadkin & Mick Jones)
(Published ℗ 1984)
(terug op #1: 03-03-1985 en 19-03-1985 (2 weken)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 2 februari 1985)

(#37 R&B-hit in Amerika voor The New Jersey Mass Choir Featuring Donnie Harper, Donald Malloy And Sherry McGee (Produced by Milton Biggham) (Recorded at Broccoli Studios Eng: Josh Abbey) (Vocal overdubbing & mix at Right Track) (Mastered by Don Grossinger) in 1985 [Savoy Records Inc. SCS 0004] (12-inch 33 ⅓ rpm)

(#60 hit in Amerika voor Mariah Carey in 2009)

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Australia and New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia

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