16 juli

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 16 juli

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1898: George J. Gaskin – She Was Bred In Old Kentucky [Columbia Phonograph Company 4166] (6 weken 1)
She Was Bred In Old Kentucky
(vandaag 121 jaar geleden)
(Words by Harry Braisted / Music by Stanley Carter)
(wax cylinder)

(#2 hit voor Albert Campbell op 3 september 1898 [Berliner Records 1859] (wax cylinder)

(#2 hit voor Steve Porter op 6 augustus in 1898 [Columbia Phonograph Company 4570] (wax cylinder)

(#3 hit voor The Haydn Quartet op 17 september in 1898 [E. Berliner’s Gramophone 4295] (78 rpm)

1938: Tommy Dorsey and his Orchestra – Music, Maestro, Please! [Victor 25866] (6 weken 1)
Music Maestro Please - Tommy Dorsey

(vandaag 81 jaar geleden)
(Words by Herb Magidson / Music by Allie Wrubel)
(Vocal refrain by Edythe Wright)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado}

(#4 hit voor Art Kassel and his kassels-in-the-air

(Words by Herb Magidson / Music by Allie Wrubel)
(Vocal refrain by Billy Leach) als 
Music, Maestro, Please in 1938 [Bluebird B-7619] (78 rpm)

(#5 hit voor Kay Kyser and his Orchestra

(Words by Herb Magidson / Music by Allie Wrubel)
(Vocal Chorus Ginny Simms) in 1938 [Bluebird 8149] (78 rpm)

(#13 hit voor Frankie Laine

(Vocal by Frankie Laine)
(Words by Herb Magidson / Music by Allie Wrubel)
(Harry Geller’s Orch.)
(Carl Fisher, Piano) als Music, Maestro, Please in 1950 [Mercury 5458-X45] (45 rpm)

(1956: Chuck Miller (LP: Songs After Hours with Chuck Miller) [Mercury MG-20195]

(1957: Ella Mae Morse (with Orchestra Conducted by Billy May) (LP: The Morse Code) [Capitol T-898]

(#19 album-hit voor Steve Lawrence (Vocal with Orchestra Directed by Jack Kane) in 1958 (LP: Here’s Steve Lawrence) [Coral CRL 57204]

(1959: The Flamingos (LP: Flamingo Serenade) [End LP 304]

(#19 album-hit voor Harry Connick, Jr. in 1992 (CD: 25) [Columbia CK 53172]

(Twee maanden later op 8 september 1938 wordt het voormalige vlaggenschip van de Stoomvaart Maatschappij Nederland de Oranje te water gelaten. Zij kan een topsnelheid van 37.500 pk bereiken en is daarmee het snelste motorpassagiersschip ter wereld. Het schip wordt op 30 juli 1941 in dienst gesteld als hospitaalschip en eind 1945 wordt zij ingeschakelt om repatriërenden uit de Indonesische kampen naar Nederland te vervoeren. In 1964 wordt het schip aan de Italiaanse rederij Flotta Lauro verkocht.)

1966: Tommy James And The Shondells – (Bob Mack Presents) Hanky Panky [Roulette R-4686] (2 weken 1)
Hanky Panky - Tommy James

(vandaag 53 jaar geleden)
(Jeff Barry and Ellie Greenwich)

(Het origineel is van The Summits

(Ellie GreenwichJeff Barry)
(A Bright Tunes Production); B-kant van He’s an Angel uit 1963 [Harmon Records 1017] (45 rpm)

(1963: The Raindrops

(Jeff Barry and Ellie Greenwich)
(Vocal with Instru. Accomp.)
(Produced by Jeff Barry); B-kant van That Boy John [Jubilee 45-5466] (45 rpm)

(#33 album-hit voor The Ventures (Producer: Joe Saraceno) (Engineer: Ami Hadani) in 1966 (LP: Wild Thing!) [Dolton BST 8047]

(#137 album-hit voor Neil Diamond in 1966 (LP: The Feel of Neil Diamond) [Bang BLP Records 214]

(1966: The Shondells (Written by Tommy Jackson) (℗ 1964) {Radio Breakout Hit} [Snap 102] (45 rpm)

(1966: The Outsiders (LP: The Outsiders Album #2) [Capitol ST-2568]

(1966: Sam The Sam & The Pharaohs (LP: Lil’ Red Riding Hood) [MGM E-4407]

(1966: The Walflower Complextion (LP: The Walflower Complextion) [Daro International DIS 911165] {uit Colombia}

(1968: Neil Diamond (Prod. by Jeff Barry & Ellie Greenwich); B-kant van New Orleans [Bang Records B-554] (45 rpm)

1977: Shaun Cassidy – Da Doo Ron Ron [Warner Bros. Records/Curb Records WBS 8365] (1 week 1)

(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(Jeff BarryPhil SpectorEllie Greenwich)
(Produced By Michael Lloyd)
(Arranged by John D’Andrea & Michael Lloyd)

(#3 hit voor The Crystals (Het origineel)

(Phil Spector Ellie Greenwich Jeff Barry)
(Producer: Phil Spector)
(Arranged by Jack “Specs” Nitsche) als Da Doo Ron Ron (When He Walked Me Home)  op 8 juni 1963 [Phillis Records 112] (45 rpm)

(#1 hit in Frankrijk voor Johnny Hallyday avec les Golden Stars

(Ellie Greenwich – Jeff Barry – Phil Spector / Adapt.: Georges Aber) als Da dou ron ron “Da doo ron ron” op 13 juli 1963 (EP: Da dou ron ron) [Philips 432.933 BE] (45 rpm) (4-track EP (Franse versie)

(#5 hit in Nederland [Muziek Expres] voor Anneke Grönloh met koor en orkest o.l.v. Ger van Leeuwen

(Words and Music by
Ellie Greenwich, J
eff Barry and Phil Spector / Adapt.: Lodewijk Post [= Gerrit den Braber] als Da doe ron ron in 1963 [Philips 327 567 JF] (45 rpm) (Nederlandse versie)

(1963: Frank Alamo (Adapt.: Georges Aber) (accompagné par Jacques Loussier et son orchestre) als Da dou ron ron (EP: Da dou ron ron) [Barclay 70 549] (45 rpm) (4-track EP) (Franse versie)

(1963: The Chiffons (Arranged And Conducted by Sammy Lowe) (Produced By Bright Tune Production, Inc.) als Da Doo Ron Ron (LP: One Fine Day) [Laurie LLP 2020]

(1963: Jean Claudric et son orchestre als Da dou ron ron (LP: Dansez les copains) [RCA Victor 440.139]

(1963: Jimmy Frey (Adapt.: Georges Aber) (Orchestre direction: Claude Vasori) als Da dou ron ron [Panorama 17.344] (45 rpm) (4-track EP) (Franse versie)

(1963: Billy J. Kramer with The Dakotas (Recording produced by George Martin) als Da Doo Ron Ron (LP: Listen) [Parlophone PMC 1209]

(1963: Donald Lautrec (Adapt.: Georges Aber) (Accompagné par Pierre Nolès et son orchestre) als Da dou ron ron [Apex 13311] (45 rpm) (Franse versie)

(1963: Jack Nitzsche (Personnel: The Johnny Vidor Strings) (Gale Robinson, Bill Hinshaw: French Horns) (Roy Caton, Virgil Evans: Trumpets) (Roy Main, Harry Betts: Trombone) (Hal Blaine: Drums) (Frankie Capp: Percussion) (Tommy Tedesco, Bill Pitman, Ray Pohlman: Guitars) (Don Randi, Leon Russell: Piano) (Jimmy Bond, Dave Gates, Basses) (Produced by Jimmy Bowen) als Da Doo Ron Ron (LP: The Lonely Surfer) [Reprise R9-6101]

(1963: Los Pekenikes (Adapt.: Georges Aber) (Canta: Juan Pardo) als Da dou ron ron (EP: Nuevo sonido con “Los Pekenikes”) [45-Hispavox HH 17-263] (4-track EP) (Spaanse versie)

(1963: Brian Poole & The Tremeloes (Recording Engineers: Terry Johnson & Terry Johnson) (Produced by Mike Smith) als Da Doo Ron Ron (LP: Twist and Shout) [Decca LK.4550]

(1963: The Raindrops (Studio: Mirasound) (Sound: Brooks Arthur) (Buddy Saltzman, Gary Chester) (Produced By: Jeff Barry) (Piano: Artie Butler) (Sax: Artie Kaplan, Sid Jekowsky) (Guitars: Al Gorgoni, Charles Macey, Trade Martin) (Bass: Russ Saunders) als Da Doo Ron Ron (LP: The Raindrops) [Jubilee JGS 5023]

(1963: Mike Rios con «Los Relámpagos» y Cores (Adapt.: Georges Aber) als Da-dou-ron-ron (EP: Pecosita) [Philips 430 950 PE] (45 rpm) (4-track EP) (Spaanse versie)

(1963: The Searchers (Recorded in The Pye Records Studio, IT, Great Cumberland Place, London, W1)

(Produced by Pye Records (Sales) Ltd. ATV House, Great Cumberland Place, London W1) als Da Doo Ron Ron (LP: Meet the Searchers) [Pye NPL.18086]

(1963: The Starlings (Accompaniment directed by James Wright) als Da Doo Ron Ron; B-kant van Confessin’ (That I Love You) van Ray Pilgrim [Embassy 45-WB 573] (45 rpm)

(1964: Remo Germani e i suoi Rangers (Adapt.: Giuseppe Cassia) (Produzione Ezio Leoni) als Da doo ron ron [Jolly J 20264×45] (45 rpm) (Italiaanse versie)

(1964: Andrew Oldham Orchestra & Chorus (Musical Director & Arrangements by: John Paul Jones and Andrew Loog Oldham) (Produced By Andrew Loog Oldham) als Da Doo Ron Ron (LP: 16 Hip Hits) [Ace of Clubs ACL.1180]

(1964: Los Sirex (Adapt.: Georges Aber) als Da doo ron ron (EP: Muchacha bonita) [Vergara 35 0.087 C] (45 rpm) (4-track EP) (Spaanse versie)

(1965: The Hitmakers (Recorded at Scandia-Studio, Helsingfors, Finland) (Recording supervision and liner notes: Per Sørensen) als Da Doo Ron Ron (LP: The Hitmakers) [Sonet SLP 1208]

(1966: The Pleazers (Billy London – Vocals) (Shane Hales – Vocals) (Bruce ‘Phantom’ Robinson – Lead Guitar) (Peter ‘Bunt’ Newing – Rhythm Guitar) (Ron Peel – Bass Guitar) (Dennis ‘Speedy’ Gilmore – Drums) (Recorded and Released by Zodiac Records Ltd. Auckland) als Da Doo Ron Ron (LP: Definitely Pleazers) [Zodiac ZLP 1026]

(1966: The Surf Boys (A Chartbuster Production by Bobby Poe & Vernon Sandusky) als Da Doo Ron Ron [45-Karate Records 526] (45 rpm)

(1968: The Nocturnes (Arranged by David Paramor and Ross Mitchell) als Da Doo Ron Ron (LP: The Nocturnes) [Columbia SCX 6223]

(1969: Magpies als Da Doo Ron Ron [NorDisc NOR-185] (45 rpm)

(#96 hit voor Ian Matthews (Produced by Ian Matthews) als Da Doo Ron Ron (When He Walked Me Home) in 1972 [Vertigo VE-103] (45 rpm)

(#196 album-hit voor Ian Matthews (Guitars: Tim Renwick · Andy Roberts · Cal Batchelor) (Drums: Timi Donald · John Wilson) (Bass: Bruce Thomas) (Piano: Ian Whitman · Bob Ronga) (Accordion: Woolfe J. Flywheel) (Alto Sax: Ray Warleigh) (Produced By Ian Matthews at Morgan Studios, London) (Engineer: Robin Black) (Mastering: Gilbert Kong) als Da Doo Ron Ron (When He Walked Me Home) in 1972 [Vertigo VEL-1010]

(#2 album-hit voor Carpenters (Produced By: Richard & Karen Carpenter) (Arranged & Orchestrated By: Richard Carpenter) (All Vocals: Richard & Karen Carpenter) (Keyboards: Karen Carpenter) (Bass: Joe Osborn) (Drums: Karen Carpenter) (Flute & Tenor Sax: Bob Messenger) (Baritone Saxophone: Doug Strawn) (Recorder: Tom Scott) (Lead Guitar: Tony Peluso) (Guitar: Tony Peluso & Gary Sims) (Steel Guitar: Buddy Emmons & Jay Dee Maness) (Oboe & Bass Oboe – English Horn: Earl Dumler) (Voice of D.J.: Tony Peluso) (Engineered by: Ray Gerhardt) (Assistant: Roger Young) (Mastering Engineer: Bernie Grundman) als Medley – Fun, Fun, Fun / The End of the World / Da Doo Ron Ron (When He Walked Me Home) / Deadman’s Curve / Johnny Angel / The Night Has a Thousand Eyes / Our Day Will Come / One Fine Day in 1973 (LP: Now & Then) [A&M Records SP-3519]

(#6 album-hit voor Bette Midler (Piano: Barry Manilow) (Keyboards: Ken Ascher, Pat Rebillot, Don Grolnick) (Guitars: David Spinozza, Cornell Dupree, Frank Vento, Hugh McCracken) (Basses: Stu Woods, Chuck Rainey, Bill Salter, Milt Hinton, Will Lee) (Drums: Rick Marotta, Grady Tate, Bernard Purdie, Steven Gadd, Luther Rix) (Percussion: Ralph MacDonald, Luther Rix, Barry Manilow, Arif Mardin) (Synthesizer: Kenneth Bichel) (Concert Master: Gene Orloff) (Background Vocals: Gale Kantor, Merle Miller, Sylvia Shemwell, Myrna Smith, Tasha Thomas, Shirley Brewer, Ann S. Clark, Sharon Redd, Robin Grean, Charlotte Crosley, Barry Manilow) (Arranged & conducted by Barry Manilow) (Recorded at Atlantic Recording Studios, New York, N.Y.) (Recording Engineers: Gene Paul & Lew Hahn) (Additional recordings at A & R Studios, New York, N.Y., Atlantic Recording Studios, New York, N.Y. & Kaye/Smith Studios, Seattle, Washington) (Recording engineers for additional recordings: Jimmy Dauglass, Robert Warner, Elliot Sheiner, Buzz Richmond & Scott Schreckengosf) (Mastering: George Piros & Dennis King) (Re-mixed by Lew Hahn & Arif Mardin) (Produced By: Arif Mardin & Barry Manilow) als Uptown / Da Doo Run Run in 1973 (LP: Bette Midler) [Atlantic ‎SD 7270]

(1973: Evans-Sisters (Adapt.: Gerd Müller-Swanke) (Orchester John O’Brien-Docker) als Da Doo Ron Ron [Polydor 2041 446] (45 rpm) (Duitse versie)

(1973: Polarna & Jörgen Edman (Adapt.: Per Spelman) (Sång: Janne) als Da do ron ron (Da Doo Ron Ron) (LP: Music, Music, Music) [Gazell GMG-1233] (Zweedse versie)

(1974: Sylvie Vartan (Adapt.: Paroles française Georges Aber) (Arrangements et direction musicale: Raymond Donnez) (Réalisation: Jean Renard) als Da dou ron ron [RCA Victor PB 37004] (45 rpm) (Franse versie)

(1975: Dave Edmunds (All Instruments And Vocals By Dave Edmunds) (Produced And Engineered By Dave Edmunds) (Recorded At Rockfield Studios In Monmouth) als Da Doo Ron Ron (LP: Subtle as a Flying Mallet) [Rockfield RRL 101]

(1975: Sylvie Vartan (Adapt.: Carla Vistarini) (Produzione di Paolo Dossena per la Delta Italia con la collaborazione di Olimpio Petrossi) (Tecnico delta registrazione e del re-recording: Gianpaolo Venditti) als Da du ron ron (LP: Sylvie Vartan) [RCA Italiana TPL1 1138] (Italiaanse versie)

(#3 album-hit voor Shaun Cassidy (Produced By Michael Lloyd) (Arranged by John D’Andrea & Michael Lloyd) (Engineered by Michael Lloyd & Humberto Gatica) als Da Doo Ron Ron in 1977 (LP: Shaun Cassidy) [Warner Bros. Records/Curb Records BS 3067]

(1979: Mona Carita (Adapt.: suom.san. Juha Vainio – sov. Kim Kuusi) als Da Doo Ron Ron (Da Doo Ron Ron) (LP: Mona Carita) [Finnlevy FL 5073] (Finse versie)

(1980: Tapani Kansa (Adapt.: san. Staffan Folk – sov. Bruno Korpela & Kari Litmamen) als Kunto-ihme-gimma-kaveri (Da-Doo-Ron-Ron); B-kant van Rockabilly paukkuu (Rockabilly Rebe) [CBS – CBS 8682] [Finnlevy FL 5073] (45 rpm) (Finse versie)

(#48 album-hit in Groot-Brittannië voor The Flying Pickets (Produced by John Sherry & The Flying Pickets) (Recorded at The Albany Empire, Deptford, London on October 18th and 19th 1982) (Remixed by Bill Gill at The Producers Workshop, London) (Live Mix: Dave Perry) (Co-ordination: Penny Gibbons) als Da Doo Ron Ron in 1982 (LP: Live at the Albany Empire) [AVM Records AVM LP 0001]

(1985: Camilla (Adapt.: Per Spelman) als Da do ron ron (LP: En liten fågel) [Wasa Records DBLP 314] (Zweedse versie)

(1991: Maywood (Produktie: Marty Schreyenberg & Emile Hartkamp) (Arrangementen: Jack Verburge) (Gitaren: Jack Verburg) (Keyboards: Koen van Baal) (Trompet: Marty Schreyenberg) (Mondharmonica: Tom Schepp) (Backing Vocals: Diane Theunissen, Monique Schreyenberg, Caren & Alice Maywood, Frans van Londen, Emile Hartkamp) (Opname: MM – Studio/Arnhem – Holland) als Da Doo Ron Ron (CD: Walking Back to Happiness) [Koch International 322 737]

(1992: Bjelleklang (Adapt.: Finn Evensen) als Har du dong dong (CD: Holiholihooo…) [RCA ‎74321-10254-2] (Noorse versie)

(1996: The Donnas als Da Doo Ron Ron [Super*Teem! SUP4502] (45 rpm) (3 tracks)

(1996: C. Jérôme (Adapt.: Georges Aber) als Da dou ron ron op de various artists (CD: Les plus belles chansons françaises – 1963) [Éditions Atlas FRA CD 002] (Franse versie)

(2002: På Slaget 12 als Da Doo Run Run (CD: Let’s Dance) [RecArt Music 5383792]

(2012: Route 66 (Adapt.: Georges Aber) als Da dou ron ron (CD: Le bon temps du rock’n’roll) [JDC Music 574] (Franse versie)

(2014: Les Graffiti’s (Adapt.: Georges Aber) als Da doo ron ron (CD: Les jours heureux) [Columbia 88843091122] (Franse versie)

2011: LMFAO Featuring Lauren Bennett & GoonRock – Party Rock Anthem (6 weken 1)
Party Rock Anthem - LMFAO

(vandaag 8 jaar geleden)
(Redfoo [ = Stefan Gordy]  Sky Blue [ = Skyler Gordy]  GoonRock [ = Jamahl Listenbee]  Peter Schroeder)
(Produced by: Party Rock [ = Redfoo & GoonRock]
(Recorded by: Party Rock)
(Mixed at: Party Rock House)
(Mixed by: Redfoo)
(Mastered at: Party Rock House)
(Mastered by: Redfoo)

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1910: Nora Bayes-Jack Norworth – Come Along, My Mandy [Victor 70016] (1 week 3)
Come Along My Mandy - Nora Bayes

(vandaag 109 jaar geleden)
(Nora Bayes and Jack Norworth)
(Duet with orchestra)

(Het origineel is van Nora Bayes en Jack Norworth in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie The Jolly Bachelors, ging op 6 januari 1910 in Broadway Theatre, NY in première. Na 165 keer was op 28 mei 1910 de laatste voorstelling)

1932: Jack Hylton & His Orch. – You’re Blase [Brunswick 6328] (1 week 2)

(vandaag 87 jaar geleden)
(Words by Bruce Sievier / Music by Ord Hamilton)
(With Vocal Chorus)
(Recorded In England)

(Het origineel is van Binnie Hale in de Londense musical theaterproductie Bow Bells, ging op 4 januari 1932 in Hippodrome in Londen in première)

(#5 hit voor Gus Arnheim and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Meri Bell) in 1932 [Victor 24054] (78 rpm)

(1946: George Auld and his Orchestra (Arrangement by Al Cohn) (Vocal by Sarah Vaughan) [Musicraft 394] (78 rpm)

(1946: Sarah Vaughan with George Auld and his Orchestra; B-kant van A Hundred Years from Today [Musicraft 498] (78 rpm)

(1951: Sarah Vaughan (With Orchestral Accompaniment) ‎(10″ LP: Sarah Vaughan Sings) [MGM E-544]

(1952: Les Brown and His Band of renown (10″ LP: You’re My Everything) [Coral CRL 56046]

(1955: Jonathan Edwards (with Darlene Edwards) (LP: The Piano Artistry of Jonathan Edwards) [Columbia CL 1024]

(1957: Russell Garcia And Strings With Roy Eldridge (LP: That Warm Feeling) [Verve Records MG V-2088]

(1957: Ella Fitzgerald (Frank DeVol and his orchestra) (LP: Like Someone in Love) Verve MG V-4004]

(1962: Ahmad Jamal [Argo 5416] (45 rpm)

1949: Mel Tormé – Again [Capitol 15428] (1 week 3)
Again - Mel Tormé

(vandaag 70 jaar geleden)
(Music by Lionel Newman / Lyric by Dorcas Cochran)
(Vocal With Orchestra)
(With Orchestra Conducted by Pete Rugolo)

(B-kant van Blue Moon)

(Het origineel is van Ida Lupino

(Words by Dorcas Cochran / Music by Lionel Newman) in de film Road House met in de hoofdrollen Ida Lupino & Richard Widmark, draait vanaf 22 september 1948 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(#2 hit voor Gordon Jenkins And His Orchestra

(Music by Lionel Newman / Lyric by Dorcas Cochran)
(Vocal Chorus by Joe Graydon and Mixed Chorus) op 28 mei 1949 [Decca 9-24602] (45 rpm)

(#2 hit voor Doris Day and The Mellomen

(Lyric by Dorcas Cochran / Music by Lionel Newman)
(Orchestra under the direction of John Rarig)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} op 9 juli 1949; B-kant van Everywhere You Go [Columbia 38467] (78 rpm)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

(#120 Bubbling Under Hot 100-hit voor The Lettermen (Orchestra Conducted by Jimmie Haskell) (Produced by Nick Venet) in 1962 [Capitol Records 4851] (45 rpm)

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

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

(#107 Bubbling Under Hot 100-hit voor James Brown And The Famous Flames (Vocal by James Brown With Orchestra) in 1964 [King 45-5876] (45 rpm)

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

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

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

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

(#12 hit in Nederland voor The Night People

(Lyric by Dorcas Cochran / Music by Lionel Newman)
(Produced by Earl Young & Dave Crawford) (℗ 1981) in 1982 [Ramshorn Records RAMSH-1040] (45 rpm)

Adult Standards/Timeless Classics

1949: Margaret Whiting And Frank DeVol’s Orchestra – A Wonderful Guy [Capitol 57-542]
A Wonderful Guy - Margaret Whiting

(vandaag 70 jaar geleden)
(Muziek: Richard Rodgers /Tekst: Oscar Hammerstein II)
(Vocal Group With Orchestra)
(With Chorus)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado}

(#12 hit in US Billboard Pop Charts)

(Het origineel is van Mary Martin and Girl’s Chorus in de Broadway musical-theaterproductie South Pacific, met in de hoofdrollen Mary Martin en Ezio Pinza, ging op 7 april 1949 in Majestic Theatre, NY in première, vanaf 29 juni 1953 opent de musical haar deuren in het Broadway Theatre. Na 1925 keer is op 16 januari 1954 de laatste voorstelling)

(#1 US album-hit voor Mary Martin and Girl’s Chorus (with Orchestra conducted by Salvatore Dell’Isola) op de Original Broadway Cast (LP: South Pacific) [Columbia Masterworks ‎MM 850] (Site 9) [Columbia Masterworks 4561-M] (78 rpm Box Set)

(#17 US-hit voor Fran Warren with Orchestra Conducted by Henri René op 16 juli in 1949 [RCA Victor 47-2897] (45 rpm)

(#22 US-hit voor Dinah Shore (Orchestra under the direction of Harry Zimmerman) op 25 juni in 1949 [Columbia 38460] (78 rpm)

(#22 US-hit voor Evelyn Knight (Vocal With Orchestra Directed By Victor Young) op 13 augustus in 1949 [Decca 24640] (78 rpm)

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1983: DeBarge – All This Love [Gordy 1660GF] (3 weken 1)
All This Love - DeBarge

(vandaag 36 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Eldra DeBarge)
(Executive Producers: Berry Gordy)
(Rhythm Arr. By: Eldra DeBarge & Benjamin F. Wright, Jr.)
(Produced by Iris Gordy & Eldra DeBarge)

(#17 hit in de Hot 100 op 9 juli 1983)

(#42 R&B-hit voor Patti Labelle

(El DeBarge)
(Produced by Teddy Riley) als All This Love (Radio Version) in 1994 [MCA MCACS-54925] (Cassette-single)

(#27 album-hit voor Boyz II Men in 2007 (CD: Motown: A Journey Through Hitsville USA) [Decca ‎B000944402]

1988: Eric Carmen – Make Me Lose Control [Arista AS1-9686] (3 weken 1)
Make Me Lose Control - Eric Carmen

(vandaag 31 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Eric Carmen and Dean Pitchford)
(Produced By Jimmy Ienner)

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

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

1988: Sade – Paradise (Remix) [Epic 34-07904] (1 week 3)
Paradise - Sade

(vandaag 31 jaar geleden)
(Helen Adu Andrew Hale Stuart Matthewman Paul Denman)
(Assistant Engineer: Heff Moraes)
(Produced and arranged by Sade)
(Engineered and co-produced by Ben Rogan and Mike Pela)

(#16 hit in de Hot 100 op 23 juli 1988)

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1955: Webb Pierce – I Don’t Care [Decca 9-29480] (12 weken 1)
I Don’t Care - Webb Pierce

(vandaag 64 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Cindy Walker and Webb Pierce)
(Singing with Instrumental Accompaniment)
{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

(1970: Ferlin Husky (LP: Youre Love Is Heavenly Sunshine) [Capitol ST-433]

(#1 C&W-hit voor Ricky Skaggs

(Webb PierceCindy Walker)
(Produced by Ricky Skaggs)
{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010} (℗ 1981) op 31 juli in 1982 [Epic 14-02931] (45 rpm)

(Precies één jaar nadat men met de bouw is begonnen, wordt op 17 juli 1955 in Anaheim in Californië het eerste Disneyland geopend. Op deze openingsdag wordt een groot gala rechtstreeks op de Amerikaanse televisie uitgezonden. Gasten zijn o.a. eigenaar Walt Disney, Bob Cummings, kindervriend Art Linkletter en Ronald Reagan. Het eerste jaar trekt Disneyland ruim vier miljoen bezoekers.)

1977: Ronnie Milsap – It Was Almost Like A Song [RCA PB-10976] (3 weken 1)
It Was Almost Like A Song - Ronnie Milsap

(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Archie Jordan and Hal David)
(Vocal accompaniment by The Lea Jane Singers)
(Strings arranged by Cam Mullins)
(Produced by Tom Collins & Ronnie Milsap)
{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado}

(#16 hit in de Hot 100 op 15 oktober 1977)

(#9 album-hit voor Johnny Mathis (Produced By Jack Gold) (Arranged And Conducted by Glen Spreen) in 1978 (LP: You Light Up My Life) [Columbia JC 35259]

(1980: The King’s Singers (Arranged & conducted by Brian Kay) (Produced by Bob Barrat) (Recording engineer: John Kurlander assisted by Mike Moss at Abbey Road Studios (London) (LP: New Day) [Columbia SCX 6629] (EMI)

1983: Alabama – The Closer You Get [RCA PB-13524] (1 week 1)
The Closer You Get - Alabama

(vandaag 36 jaar geleden)
(James P. Pennington Mark Gray)
(Produced by Harold Shedd and Alabama)

(#38 hit in de Hot 100 op 11 juni 1983)

(Het origineel is van Exile

(James P. Pennington Mark Gray)
(Produced By Peter Coleman) uit 1980 (LP: Don’t Leave Me This Way) [Warner Bros. Records ‎BSK 3437]

(#27 C&W-hit voor Don King

(James P. Pennington
Mark Gray)
(Produced by Steve Gibson) in 1981 [Epic 14-02468] (45 rpm)

(#103 Bubbling Under Hot 100-hit voor Rita Coolidge

(James P. Pennington
Mark Gray)
(Produced by Andrew Gold) in 1981 [A&M Records 2361-S] (45 rpm)

1988: Rosanne Cash – If You Change Your Mind [Columbia 38-07746] (1 week 1)If You Change Your Mind - Rosanna Cash

(vandaag 31 jaar geleden)
(Rosanne Cash Hank DeVito)
(Produced by Rodney Crowell)
(Published ℗ 1987)
{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

1994: Travis Tritt – Foolish Pride (Single Version) [Warner Bros. Records 7-18180] (1 week 1)
Foolish Pride - Travis Tritt

(vandaag 25 jaar geleden)
(Travis Tritt)
(Produced By Gregg Brown)

(#112 Bubbling Under Hot 100-hit op 9 juli 1994)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1977: Commodores – Easy [Motown M 1418F] (1 week 1)
Easy - Commodores

(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Lionel Richie)
(Produced & Arranged by James Anthony Carmichael & Commodores)

(#4 hit in de Hot 100 op 27 augustus 1977)

(#58 pop-hit voor Faith No More (Produced By Matt Wallace And Faith No More) in 1993 [Reprise 7-18569] (45 rpm)

(#1 album-hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Westlife in 2006 (LP: The Love Album) [S Records ‎88697019822]

(#27 album-hit voor Boyz II Men in 2007 (CD: Motown: A Journey Through Hitsville USA) [Decca ‎B000944402]

1988: Mac Band Featuring The McCampbell Brothers – Roses Are Red [MCA Records MCA-53177] (1 week 1)
Roses Are Red - Mac Band

(vandaag 31 jaar geleden)
(Babyface [ = Kenneth Brian Edmonds]  L.A. Reid [ = Antonio M. Reid]
(Assistant Engineers: Peter Arata & Liz Cluse)
(Produced By L.A. & Babyface)
(Remixed by Louil Silas, Jr.)
(Remix Engineer: Keith “K.C.” Cohen)
{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

2011: DJ Khaled Feat. Drake, Rick Ross And Lil Wayne – I’m On One (11 weken 1)
I’m On One - DJ Khaled

(vandaag 8 jaar geleden)
(Khaled Khaled Aubrey Graham William Roberts Dwayne Carter Tyler Williams)
(Produced by T. Minus [ = Tyler Williams]
(Additional Producers: Noah “40” Shebib and Nikhil “Kromatic” Seetharan)
(Recorded by Ben Diehl, Noah “40” Shebib and Michael (Banger) Cadahia)
(Assisted by Elizabeth Gallardo and Noel Cadastre)
(Mixed by Noah “40” Shebib and Ben Diehl)
(Assisted by Noel Cadastre)
(Pro-Tools and Edited by Lu Diaz)

(#10 hit in de Hot 100 op 11 juni 2011)


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)


[République française]

1988: Début de Soirée – Nuit de folie [CBS ‎- CBS 651438 7] (9 weken 1)

(vandaag 31 jaar geleden)
(William Picard · Claude Mainguy · Sauveur Pichot)
(Production et réalisation Bel Air Studio)

(1996: Chorus Meps op de various artists (CD: Les plus belles chansons françaises – 1988) [Éditions Atlas FRA CD 027]


1949: Patty Andrews and Bob Crosby – The Pussy Cat Song (Nyow! Nyow! Nyow!)  (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 70 jaar geleden)
(Dick Manning)
(Vocal Duet with Orchestra)

(#12 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 12 februari 1949)

1960: Connie Francis – Everybody’s Somebody’s Fool (3 weken 1)
(vandaag 59 jaar geleden)
(Howard Greenfield; Jack Keller)
(Orchestra Conducted by Joe Sherman)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 27 juni 1960)

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

(#16 C&W-hit in Amerika voor Ernest Tubb (Vocal With Chorus And Instrumental Accompaniment) als Ev’rybody’s Somebody’s Fool in 1960 [Decca 9-31119] (45 rpm)

(#48 C&W-hit in Amerika voor Debby Boone (Produced And Engineered By Michael Lloyd) (Arranged by John D’Andrea) in 1979 [Warner Bros. Records/Curb Records WBS 49107] (45 rpm)

1966: Frank Sinatra – Strangers In The Night (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 53 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Charles Singleton; Eddie Snyder /Muziek: Bert Kaempfert)
(Produced by Jimmy Bowen)
(Arranged by Ernie Freeman)

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

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

(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)

(#8 Easy Listening-hit in Amerika voor Bert Kaempfert And His Orchestra (Recorded in Europe) (Instrumental) in 1966 [Decca 31945] (45 rpm)

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

1984: Wham! – Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go [Epic ES 969] (7 weken 1)
(vandaag 35 jaar geleden)
(George Michael)
(Arranged and Produced by George Michael)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 17 november 1984)


1989: Prince – Batdance (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Prince [ = Prince Rogers Nelson]
(Produced, Arranged, Composed And Performed By Prince)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 5 augustus 1989)

(Uit de Prince-film Batman met in de hoofdrollen Michael Keaton, Jack Nicholson & Kim Basinger, ging op 19 juni 1989 in Westwood, Californië in première en draait vanaf 23 juni 1989 in heel Amerika)

1995: U2 – Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me (1 week 1)
(vandaag 24 jaar geleden)
(Bono [ = Paul Hewson], The Edge [ = Dave Evans], Adam Clayton & Larry Mullen, Jr.)
(Produced By Nellee Hooper, Bono And The Edge)
(Engineered By Robbie Adams And Flood)
(Mix Engineer: Mark “Spike” Stent)
(Programmer And Keyboards: Marius De Vries)
(Assistant: Paul ‘P.W.’ Walton)
(String Arranger: Craig Armstrong)
(Recorded At The Factory (Dublin), Windmill Lane Studios (Dublin), Wild Bunch Studio (London) And Olympic Studios (London)

(#16 hit in de US Hot 100 op 15 juli 1995)

(Uit de film Batman Forever met in de hoofdrol Val Kilmer, ging op 9 juni 1995 in Westwood, Californië en op 13 juni 1995 in New York City in première, draait vanaf 16 juni 1995 in heel Amerika en gaat op 30 juni 1995 in de Nieuw-Zeelandse bioscopen in roulatie)

2007: T-Pain Featuring Akon – Bartender (1 week 1)
(vandaag 12 jaar geleden)
(T-Pain [ = Faheem Rashad Najm]; Aliaune Thiam)
(Produced By T-Pain)
(Recorded and Tracked by T-Pain at Hedonism III, Runaway Bay, Jamaica)
(Akon Recorded by Mark “Exit” Goodchild at Solitaire Studios, Atlanta, GA)
(Mixed by Fabian Marasciullo at Studio at the Palms, Las Vegas, NV & Hit Factory Criteria, Miami, FL)
(Assisted by Luis Tovar & Douglas Sadler)
(Mastered by Brian “Big Bass” Gardner at Bernie Grundman Mastering, Hollywood, CA)

(#5 hit in de US Hot 100 op 22 september 2007)


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


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