6 augustus

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 6 augustus

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1927: Gene Austin – Forgive Me [Victor 20561] (1 week 1)
Forgive Me - Gene Austin

(vandaag 92 jaar geleden)
(Words by Jack Yellen / Music by Milton Ager)
(Tenor with orchestra)

(1927: Nat Shilkret and the Victor Orchestra (Het origineel)

(Words by Jack Yellen / Music by Milton Ager)
(Vocal refrain by Lewis James); B-kant van Everythings Made for Love (You Know I know) van Whiteman’s Orchestra [Victor 20514] (78 rpm)

(#5 album-hit voor Ralph Flanagan and his Orchestra in 1952 (10″ LP: Dance to the Top Pops) [RCA Victor LPM 3084]

(#7 hit voor Eddie Fisher with Hugo Winterhalter’s Orchestra and Chorus

(Words by  Jack Yellen / Music by Milton Ager) in 1952 [RCA Victor 47-4574] (45 rpm)

(#14 album-hit voor Pat Boone in 1956 (LP: Howdy!) [Dot DLP 3030]

(1957: Sonny James (LP: The Southern Gentleman) [Capitol T-779]

(#7 Easy Listening-hit voor Al Martino

(Music by Milton Ager / Words by Jack Yellen)
(Produced by :Tom Morgan)
(Arranged and Conducted by Pete De Angelis) in 1965; B-kant van What Now, My Love [Capitol Records 5506] (45 rpm)

(#39 album-hit voor Bert Kaempfert And His Orchestra (Recorded In Europe) in 1966 (LP: Strangers in the Night) [Decca ‎DL 74795]

1994: Lisa Loeb & Nine Stories – Stay (I Missed You) (3 weken 1)
Stay (I Missed You) - Lisa Loeb

(vandaag 25 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Lisa Loeb)
(Produced by Juan Patiño)
(Mixed by Brian Malouf)
(Engineered by Juan Patiño)
(Additional Engineering by Steve Holroyd)
(Lisa Loeb – Lead & Harmony Vocals, Acoustic Guitars)
(Tim Bright – Electric Guitar)
(Jonathan Feinberg – Drums)
(Joe Quigley – Bass)
(Daniel Littleton – Electric Guitar)
(Elizabeth Mitchell, Juan Patiño – Harmony Vocals)
(Steve Forman – Percussion)
(Soundtrack Executive Producer: Ron Fair)
(Soundtrack Co-Executive Producers: Karyn Rachtman, Ben Stiller & Stacey Sher)

(Uit de film Really Bites met Winona Ryder, Ethan Hawke & Ben Stiller, draait vanaf 18 februari 1994 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

2016: Sia Feat. Sean Paul – Cheap Thrills (4 weken 1)
Cheap Thrills - Sia Feat. Sean Paul

(vandaag 3 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Sia Furler, Greg Kurstin and Jean Paul Henriques)

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1898: Steve Porter – She Was Bred In Old Kentucky [Columbia Phonograph Company 4570] (3 weken 2)
She Was Bred In Old Kentucky
(vandaag 121 jaar geleden)
(Words by Harry Braisted / Music by Stanley Carter)
(wax cylinder)

(#1 hit voor George J. Gaskin op 16 juli 1898 [Columbia Phonograph Company 4166] (wax cylinder)

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

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

1898: Cal Stewart – Uncle Josh On A Bicycle (1 week 3)
(vandaag 121 jaar geleden)
(Cal Stewart)

(1901: Cal Stewart [Victor Record 662] (78 rpm)

(1908: Cal Stewart (Rural Comedy); B-kant van Uncle Josh in a Chinese Laundry [Victor 16068] (78 rpm)

1921: Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra – My Man (Mon Homme) [Victor 18758] (3 weken 2)
My Man - Paul Whiteman
(vandaag 98 jaar geleden)
(Maurice Yvain)

(B-kant van Cherie)

(1920: Mistinguett (Het origineel)

(Maurice Yvain)
(Chantée par Mile Mistinguett du Casino de Paris) als Mon homme [Disque Pathé 4480] (78 rpm) in de revue Paris qui Jazz)

(1920: Forbes’ Society Orchestra als Mon homme [78-Melodisc 798]

(1920: Orchestre Symphonique du Gramophone (Français Orchestre) als Mon homme (Scottison espagnole) [Disque Gramophone K 819] (78 rpm)

(1920s: Andrée Turcy)

(1921: Fanny Brice in de Broadway-musical theaterproductie Ziegfeld Follies 1921, ging op 21 juni 1921 in Globe Theatre, NY in première. Na 119 keer was op 1 oktober 1921 de laatste voorstelling)

(#7 hit voor Aileen Stanley in 1921 [78-OKeh 4326]

(#1 hit voor Fanny Brice

(vandaag 97 jaar geleden)
(English Lyric by Channing Pollock / Music by Maurice Yvain)
(Comedienne with orchestra) (℗ 1921) op 25 maart 1922; B-kant van Second Hand Rose [Victor 45263] (78 rpm)

(#12 hit voor Fanny Brice (Adapt.: Channing Pollock) (Comedienne with orchestra) als My Man (Mon homme) in 1928 [Victor 21168] (78 rpm) (Heruitgave van de 1921 song)

(#20 hit voor Belle Baker in 1929 [78-Brunswick 4086]

(1936: Fanny Brice als My Man (℗ 1920) op de The Original Great Ziegfeld Soundtrack Recording from the Classic MGM Musical Starring Fanny Brice, Ray Bolger, Will Rogers, Virginia Bruce, Luise Rainer, William Powell (LP: The Great Ziegfeld) [Classic International Filmusicals C.I.F. 3005]

(#14 hit voor Teddy Wilson And His Orchestra (Teddy Wilson–Buck Clayton–Vido Musso–Swing Roo–Prince Robinson–Alan Reuss–Walter Page (Vocal by Billie Holiday) in 1938 [Brunswick 8008] (78 rpm)

(#9 hit voor Wayne King and his Orch. in 1939 [Victor 26231] (78 rpm)

(1939: Performed by Alice Faye in de film Rose of Washington Square)

(#23 hit voor Dinah Shore (Vocal with Orchestra) in 1941 [Bluebird B-10978] (78 rpm)

(1945: Charlie Shavers and his All American Five featuring Teddy Wilson (Charlie Shavers, trumpet; Coleman Hawkins, tenor-sax; Teddy Wilson, piano; Billy Taylor, bass; Denzil Best, drums) (Personal Supervision, Harry Lim) (Recorded October 18, 1944) [Keynote Recordings K-619] (78 rpm)

(#4 album-hit voor Dinah Shore (Vocal with Orhestra) als My Man (Mon homme) in 1945 (LP: Musical Orchids) [RCA Victor P 139] (Side 7) [RCA Victor 20-1544-A] (78 rpm Box Set)

(1953: Dizzy Gillespie (Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet; Nat Peck, trombone; Wade Legge, piano; Lou Hackney, bass; Al Jones, drums) als Mon homme (10″ LP: Dizzy in Paris) [Contemporary Records ‎C 2504]

(#5 album-hit voor Judy Garland (Chorus and Orchestra Conducted by Jack Cathcart) (Arrangements by Harold Mooney) als Judy at the Palace: Shine on Harvest Moon/Some of These Days/My Man/I Don’t Care in 1955 (LP: Miss Show Business) [Capitol W-676]

(1956: Arletty (Orchestre sous la direction de Pierre Arvay) als Mon homme (EP: J’en ai marre) [Le Chant du Monde LD-45-3017] (Franse versie)

(1956: Coleman Hawkins with Manny Albam and His Orchestra (Arranged and conducted by Manny Albam) (Recorded at Webster Hall in New York City) (Recording Engineer: Ray Hall) (Produced and directed by Jack Lewis) als Mon homme (LP: The Hawk in Paris) [Vik LX 1059]

(1956: Michel Legrand et sa grande formation als Mon homme (LP: Bonjour Paris) [Philips N 77.304 L]

(1956: Patachou (accompagnée par Jos Baselli et son orchestra als Mon homme (EP: Le piano du pauvre) [Philips 432 101 PE] (45 rpm) (Franse versie)

(1957: Vivian Blaine (Orchestra Conducted by Glenn Osser) (LP: Songs from the Ziegfeld Follies) [Mercury MG-20233]

(1958: Billie Holiday op de Ella Fitzgerald & Billie Holiday als My Man (LP: At Newport) [Verve Records ‎MG V-8234]

(#15 album-hit voor Ernestine Anderson With Harry Arnold And His Orchestra in 1958 (LP: Hot Cargo!) [Mercury MG-20354]

(#19 album-hit voor Eydie Gorme (Orchestra Conducted by Don Costa) in 1958 (LP: Eydie Gorme Vamps the Roaring 20’s) [ABC-Paramount ABC-218]

(#81 hit voor Peggy Lee (With Jack Marshall’s Music) (Vocal with Orchestra) in 1959 [Capitol F4115] (45 rpm)

(#149 album-hit voor Connie Francis (Arranged by Marty Paich) in 1964 (LP: A New Kind of Connie…) [MGM SE 4253]

(1964: Lucille Starr (Arranged by Herb Alpert and Julius Wechter) (LP: The French Song) [A&M Records SP 4107]

(#17 Easy Listening-hit voor Barbra Streisand (Conducted by Peter Matz) (Prod. by Robert Mersey) in 1965 [Columbia 4 43323] (45 rpm)

(1965: Petula Clark als Mon homme (LP: Hello Paris, Vol. 1) [Disques Vogue PC 2 A]

(1965: Billie Holiday als My Man (LP: Billie Holiday) [Metro M-515]

(1966: Le grand orchestre de Paul Mauriat als Mon homme (LP: Prestige de Paris) [Philips 842 142]

(#12 album-hit voor Barbra Streisand / Omar Sharif (Written by Albert Willemetz – Jacques Charles – Canning Pollock – Maurice Yvain) als My Man in 1968 op de The Original Sound Track Recording (LP: Funny Girl) [Columbia Masterworks ‎BOS 3220]

(1969: Caravelli (Direction artistique: Philippe Boutet) als Mon homme (My Man) (LP: Eloïse) [CBS S 7-63566]

(1969: Franck Pourcel et son Grand Orchestre als Mon homme (LP: Made in France) [Pathé Marconi 2C 062 11115]

(1969: Kay Starr/Count Basie (Arranged & Conducted by Dick Hyman) (LP: How About This!) [Paramount PAS-5001]

(#46 album-hit voor Diana Ross & The Supremes in 1970 (LP: Farewell) [Motown MS 2-708]

(#1 album-hit voor Diana Ross als My Man in 1972 op de Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (LP: Lady Sings the Blues) [Motown ‎M 758-D]

(#64 album-hit voor Diana Ross (Arranged and Conducted by Gil Askey) in 1974 (LP: Diana Ross Live at Caesar’s Palace) [Motown M6-801S1]

(1974: Michel Legrand (Arr., Cond. and Musically Designed by Michel Legrand) (LP: Twenty Songs of the Century) [Bell 4200]

(1978: Diahann Carroll With The Duke Ellington Orchestra (Under the direction of Mercer Ellington) (LP: A Tribute to Ethel Waters) [Orinda Records ORC 400]

(#38 album-hit voor Barbra Streisand als My Man / Auld Lang Syne in 1991 (CD: Just for the Record…) [Columbia 44111]

(#63 album-hit voor Regina Belle als My Man in 1993 (CD: Passion) [Columbia ‎CK 48826]

(1998: Barbro Svensson (Ulf Johansson Were: piano, trombon) (Andreas Pettersson: gitarr) (Tommy Johnso: bas) (Jan Allan: trumpet) (Lennart “Jonken” Jonsson: tenorsaxofon) (Mats Engström: trummor) als My Man (CD: Who’s Sorry Now?) [Gazell GAFCD-1073]

1932: Ted Black and his Orchestra – In A Shanty In Old Shanty Town [Victor 24050] (2 weken 2)
In A Shanty In Old Shanty Town - Ted Black

(vandaag 87 jaar geleden)
(Joe Young – Little Jack Little John Siras)
(Vocal refrain by Chick Bullock)

(Played and sung by the band at the beginning in de film Crooner met in de hoofdrollen David Manners & Ann Dvorak, draait vanaf 20 augustus 1932 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

(#1 hit voor Ted Lewis And His Band

(Little Jack Little John Siras – Joe Young)
(Incidental Singing) op 18 juni 1932  [Decca 2652-D] (78 rpm)

(#13 hit voor Johnny Long And His Orchestra With Vocal Ensemble) in 1946 [Decca 23622] (78 rpm)

(1946: The Three Sharps (Frank Chidester – Hammond Organ, Freeman Clark – Piano, Hal Sapp – Drums); B-kant van Twelfth Street Rag [Linden 27A] (78 rpm)

(#1 album-hit voor Doris Day with The Norman Luboff Choir and The Buddy Cole Quartet 1951 LP: Lullaby of Broadway) [Columbia C-235] (45 rpm Box Set)

(#27 hit voor Somethin’ Smith & The Redheads in 1956 [Epic 5-9168] (45 rpm)

(#4 album-hit voor Mitch Miller & the Gang in 1959 (LP: Still More! Sing Along with Mitch) [Columbia CL 1243]

(1960: Lloyd Price And His Great Orchestra (Arranged and Produced by Sid Feller) (LP: The Fantastic Lloyd Price) [ABC-Paramount ABCS-346]

(1960: Lawrence Welk (LP: I’m Forever Blowing Bubbles) [Dot DLP 3248]

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

1938: Slim And Slam – Tutti-Frutti [Vocalion 4225] (1 week 3)
Tutti-Frutti - Slim And Slam

(vandaag 81 jaar geleden)
(Slim Gaillard Slam Stewart)

1966: Sam The Sham And The Pharaohs – Lil’ Red Riding Hood [MGM K 13506] (2 weken 2)
Lil’ Red Riding Hood - Sam The Sham And The Pharaohs

(vandaag 53 jaar geleden)
(Ronald Blackwell)
(Produced By Stan Kesler)

(1966: Peter Belli & Les Rivals  (Adapt.: Peter Mynte [= Thøger Olesen] als Ulven Peter (Lil’ Red Riding Hood) [Triola TD 321] (45 rpm) (Deense versie)

(1966: Willie Bobo (LP: Feelin’ So Good) [Verve Records V6/8669]

(1966: The Standells (A Greengrass Production By Ed Cobb) (Arrangements by The Standells and Ed Cobb) (Engineer: Richard Podolor) (Mastering Engineer: Tom May) (LP: The Hot Ones!) [Tower ST-5049]

(1966: Bobby Vee And The Strangers (Producer: Dallas Smith) (Arranger: George Tipton) (Engineers: Bruce Botnick, Ami Hadani) (LP: Look at Me Girl) [Liberty LST-7480]

(#44 album-hit voor The Royal Guardsmen in 1967 (LP: Snoopy Vs. The Red Baron) [Laurie SLP 2038]

(#106 album-hit voor Chris Montez (℗ 1966) in 1967 (LP: Time After Time) [A&M Records SP-4120]

(#59 hit in Groot-Brittannië (Produced by Vic Maile) voor 999 in 1981 [Albion Records ‎ION 1017] (45 rpm) (3 tracks)

1983: Donna Summer – She Works Hard For The Money [Mercury 812 370-7] (3 weken 3)
She Works Hard For The Money - Donna Summer

(vandaag 36 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Donna Summer and Michael Omartian)
(Produced by Michael Omartian)
(Engineer: John Guess)

1988: Breathe – Hands To Heaven [A&M Records AM-2991] (2 weken 2)
Hands To Heaven - Breathe

(vandaag 31 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by David Glasper and Marcus Lillington)
(Produced by Bob Sargeant)
(Remixed by Chris Porter)
(Arranged by Breathe)
(Published ℗ 1987)

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1983: Rita Coolidge – All Time High [A&M Records AM-2551] (4 weken 1)
All Time High - Rita Coolidge

(vandaag 36 jaar geleden)
(Music by John Barry / Lyrics by Tim Rice)
(Arranged, Conducted and Produced by John Barry)
{Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(#36 hit in de Hot 100 op 27 augustus 1983)

(Titelsong van de film James Bond-film Octopussy met in de hoofdrol Roger Moore, ging op 6 juni 1983 in Londen, Engeland in première en gaat op 10 juni 1983 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen in roulatie)

1988: Steve Winwood – Roll With It (7” Version) [Virgin 7-99326] (2 weken 1)
Roll With It - Steve Winwood

(vandaag 31 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Steve Winwood and Will Jennings)
(Produced by Steve Winwood and Tom Lord Alge)
(Mixed by Tom Lord Alge)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 30 juli 1988)

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

1966: Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass – The Work Song [A&M Records 805] (3 weken 2)
The Work Song - Herb Alpert The Work Song - Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass

(vandaag 53 jaar geleden)
(Music by Nat Adderley / Words by Oscar Brown, Jr.)
(Arranged by Herb Alpert)
{Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(#18 hit in de Hot 100 op 23 juli 1966)

(1959: Cannonball Adderley Quintet (Het origineel)

(Nat Adderley) als Work Song uit 1959 [Riverside R-45-443] (45 rpm)

(1961: Nina Simone (Nina Simone – Vocal, Al Schackman – Guitar, Chris White – Bass, Bob Hamilton – Drums) (Prod. by Cal Lampley) [Colpix CP-197] (45 rpm)

(1962: Tennessee Ernie Ford With Jack Fasinato’s Orchestra (Produced by Lee Gillette) [Capitol Records 4793] (45 rpm)

(#21 album-hit voor Johnny Rivers als Work Song in 1965 (LP: Meanwhile Back at the Whiskey à Go Go) [Imperial ‎LP 12284]

(#2 album-hit voor Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass (Produced By: Herb Alpert And Jerry Moss) (Arranged By: Herb Alpert) (Engineered By: Larry Levine / Gold Star Recording Studios) in 1966 (LP: S.R.O.) [A&M Records SP-4119]

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

(1966: José Feliciano (Produced by Jack Somer) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s Studio B, New York City) (Recording Engineer: Ed Begley) als Work Song (LP: A Bag Full of Soul) [RCA Victor LSP 3503]

(1967: O.C. Smith als Work Song (LP: The Dynamic O.C. Smith) [Columbia CS 9514]

(1968: Grady Tate (Produced By Gary McFarland) (Chuck Rainey, Fender) (Billy Butler, Guitar) (Paul Griffin, Piano) (Bernard Purdie, Drums) (Orchestra: Trumpets – “Snookie” Young / Bernie Glow / Marvin Stamm) (Reeds – Jerome Richardson / Joe Farrell / Romeo Pinque / Sol Schlinger / Danny Banks) (Trombones – Urbie Green / Jimmy Cleveland) (Tuba – Jay McAlister) (Orchestra Assembled by Jerome Richardson) (Arrangements: Mike Abene) (Recorded June 24-28, 1968 At A & R Recording Studios, New York) (Engineers: Phil Ramone And Dave Sanders) als Work Song (LP: Windmills of My Mind) [Skye SK 4D]

(#135 album-hit voor Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass (Produced By: Herb Alpert / Jerry Moss) (Arranged By: Herb Alpert) (Engineer: Larry Levine) (Mastering Engineer: Bernie Grundman) in 1972 (LP: Solid Brass) [A&M Records SP-4341]

(#206 Bubbling Under album-hit voor Herb Alpert & The T.J.B. ‎‎(Produced By Herb Alpert And Jerry Moss) (Recorded at A&M Recording Studios and Gold Star Studios, Hollywood, California) (℗ 1973) in 1980 (LP: Greatest Hits Vol. 2) [A&M Records SP-4627]

1988: Richard Marx – Hold On To The Nights (LP edit) [EMI Manhattan B-50106] (1 week 3)
Hold On To The Nights - Richard Marx

(vandaag 31 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Richard Marx)
(Produced by Richard Marx & David Cole)
(Re-mixed by David Cole)

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

1994: All-4-One – I Swear [Atlantic/Blitzz Records 7-87243] (1 week 3)
I Swear - All-4-One

(vandaag 25 jaar geleden)
(Frank J. Meyers Gary Baker)
(Produced by David Foster)
(Executive Producer: Tim O’Brien)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 21 mei 1994)

(#1 C&W-hit voor John Michael Montgomery (Het origineel)

(Frank J. Meyers Gary Baker)
(Produced by Scott Hendricks)
{Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas} op 5 februari 1994 [Atlantic 7-87288] (45 rpm)

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1977: Charlie Rich – Rollin’ With The Flow [Epic 8-50392] (2 weken 1)
Rollin’ With The Flow - Charlie Rich

(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Jerry Hayes)
(Strings arranged by Mill McElhiney)
(Produced by Billy Sherrill)

(#101 Bubbling Under Hot 100-hit op 27 augustus 1977)

1983: Earl Thomas Conley – Your Love’s On The Line [RCA PB-13525] (1 week 1)
Your Love’s On The Line - Earl Thomas Conley

(vandaag 36 jaar geleden)
(Earl Thomas Conley Randy Scruggs)
(Produced by Nelson Larkin and Earl Thomas Conley)
{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

1988: George Strait – Baby Blue [MCA Records MCA-53340] (1 week 1)
Baby Blue - George Strait

(vandaag 31 jaar geleden)
(Aaron Barker)
(Produced By Jimmy Bowen And George Strait)
{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

2011: Chris Young – Tomorrow (1 week 1)
Tomorrow - Chris Young

(vandaag 8 jaar geleden)
(Chris Young Frank Myers Anthony Smith)

(#36 pop-hit in de Hot 100 op 30 juli 2011)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1955: Ray Charles and his Band – A Fool For You [Atlantic 45-1063] (1 week 1)
A Fool For You - Ray Charles

(vandaag 64 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Ray Charles)
{Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

(#45 album-hit voor Stevie Wonder in 1967 (LP: I Was Made to Love Her) [Tamla TS 279]

1977: The Brothers Johnson – Strawberry Letter 23 [A&M Records 1949-S] (1 week 1)
Strawberry Letter 23 - The Brothers Johnson

(vandaag 42 jaar geleden)
(Shuggie Otis)
(Produced and Arranged by Quincy Jones)

(#5 hit in de Hot 100 op 24 september 1977)

(1971: Shuggie Otis (Het origineel)

(Shuggie Otis)
(Produced by Johnny Otis) [Epic 5-10798] (45 rpm)

(#40 R&B-hit voor Tevin Campbell

(Shuggie Otis)
(Produced by Quincy Jones)
(Co-Produced by Quincy D III)
(Executive Producers: Quincy Jones and Benny Medina) als Strawberry Letter 23 (Album Edit W/O Rap) in 1992 [Qwest 4-18919] (Cassette-single)

1988: Al B. Sure! – Off On Your Own (Girl) (LP Version) [Warner Bros. Records 7-27870] (2 weken 1)
Off On Your Own (Girl) - Al B. Sure!

(vandaag 31 jaar geleden)
(Words and Music by Al B. Sure! [ = Albert Joseph Brown III] and Kyle West)
(Produced By Kyle West)
(Co-Produced By Al B. Sure!)
(Executive Producers: Benny Medina And André Harrell)

(#45 hit in de Hot 100 op 24 september 1988)


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]

1966: Michel Polnareff – Love Me Please Love Me [Disc’Az ‎EP 1053] (6 weken 1)

(vandaag 53 jaar geleden)
(Musique de Michel Polnareff / Paroles de Frank Gérald et Michel Polnareff)
(Interprétée par Michel Polnareff)
(Directions musicale et arrangements: Charles Blackwell)
(Production: Meridian)
(Prix de la critique festival “Rose de France”, Antibes 1966)
(A-kant 1: Love me please love me (Musique de Michel Polnareff – Paroles de Frank Gérald et Michel Polnareff)
(Directions musicale et arrangements: Charles Blackwell)
(B-kant 1: L’amour avec toi (Michel Polnareff)
(Directions musicale et arrangements: Jean Bouchéty)
(B-kant 1: Ne me marchez pas sur les pieds (musique de Michel Polnareff – Paroles de Frank Thomas)
(Directions musicale et arrangements: Jean Bouchéty)
{Classic Song op radiostation Radio Mi Amigo International (Costa Blanca in Spanje 92.3 en 106.0 FM. Uitzendend vanuit Kall in de Eiffel, dagelijks op de kortegolf: van 9 uur ’s ochtends tot 6 uur ’s avonds, met een eigen zender op 6085 kHz in de 49 meter band en op de middengolf via de zender Riga in Letland op 1467 AM, gericht op Scandinavië, de Baltische staten en Noord-Duitsland}

(#1: Hit-Parade RTL (Radio Télévision Luxembourg) op 3 september 1966)

(1966: Willeke Alberti met koor en orkest o.l.v. Jack Bulterman

(Michel Polnareff
Frank Gérald / Adapt.: Lodewijk Post [= Gerrit den Braber] als Rozen, tien rozen (Love me, please love me); B-kant van Als vrouw (Born a woman) [Philips JF 333 606] (45 rpm)

(1966: Caravelli

(Michel Polnareff) als Love Me, Please Love Me (LP: Please Love Me) [CBS S 62.761]

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

(1966: Bruno Lomas (Adapt.: Francisco Carreras) (Acomp. Orquesta) als Love Me Please Love Me “Vida, mi vida” (EP: Es mejor dejarlo como está) [Regal SEDL 19.527] (EMI) (45 rpm) (4-track EP) (Spaanse versie)

(1966: Tony Marshall (Adapt.: Ernst Bader) (deutsch gesungen) (Henry Mayer und sein Orchester) als Love Me, Please Love Me [Decca ‎D 19846] (45 rpm) (Duitse versie)

(1966: Paul Mauriat et son grand orchestre

(Michel Polnareff  Michel Polnareff Frank Gérald)
(Arrangements: Paul Mauriat)
(Réalisation: Gérard Côte) als Love Me, Please Love Me (LP: Le grand orchestre de Paul Mauriat – Album n° 4) [Philips ‎840.580 PY]

(1966: Jimmie Rodgers

(Michel Polnareff
Frank Gérald)
(Prod. by Randy Wood and Bunny Robyn)
(Arr. & Cond. by Joe Reisman) als Love Me, Please Love Me [Dot 45-16973] (Franse versie)

(1967: Jerry Adriani

(Michel Polnareff / Adapt.: Romeo Nunes) als Ama-me, por favor (Love me, please love me) (LP: Vivendo sem Você) [CBS 37489] (Portugese versie)

(1967: Franck Pourcel et son grand orchestre

(Michel Polnareff
Frank GéraldMichel Polnareff) als Love Me, Please Love Me (LP: Amour, danse et violons N° 27) [La voix de son maître GSDF 318] (Pathé Marconi EMI)

(1967: The Shanes (Adapt.: Carl Sigman) als Love Me, Please Love Me (LP: VI) [Columbia SSX 1030] (EMI)

(1967: Sandie Shaw

(Michel Polnareff / Adapt.: Barbara Moore)
(Arranged And Directed By Kenny Woodman) als Love Me Please Love Me (LP: Love Me, Please Love Me) [Pye NSPL 18205] (Engelse versie)

(1967: The Tonics (Solo – Gitarre: Rudi Hüttl) (Schlagzeug: Günter Grünwald) (Bass – Gitarre: Harry Wittkowski) (Rhythmus: Christian Anders) als Love Me, Please Love Me (LP: Tanzparty mit den Tonics Vol. 1) [Joker Hi-Fi Records ‎SM 3025] (Franse versie)

(1968: Jukka Kuoppamäki

(Michel Polnareff / Adapt.: Jørgen Petersen Jukka Kuoppamäki)
(Jørgen Petersenin Studio-orkesteri) als Sano millo (Love me, please love me) [Blue Master 45-BLU 686] (45 rpm) (Finse versie)

(1969: Mario Tessuto Arrangiatore & direttore Franco Monaldi) (LP: Lisa dagli occhi blu) [CGD POP 76]

(1970: The Erotic Voice Of Joe Berluck (Adapt.: Carl Sigman) als Love Me Please Love Me; B-kant van Don’t Cry Little Girl [Palette PB 27.067] (45 rpm) (Engelse versie)

(1971: The Erotic Voice Of Joe Berluck (Adapt.: Carl Sigman) (Production: Roland Kluger & Bart van de Laar) (Réalisation: Sir William Albimoor & Bart van de Laar) (LP: The Erotic Voice of Joe Berluck) [Palette ‎2342 028] (Engelse versie)

(1973: Curt Haagers med Robert (LP: Det går som en dans 2) [Odeon 4E 054-34847]

(1983: DÖF (Adapt.: Bearbeitet von Inge und Annette Humpe) (Produziert von Annette Humpe) als Love Me [WEA 24-9542-7]

(1991: Mina als Love Me, Please Love Me (CD: Caterpillar vol. 1/2) [PDU CD 30018]

(1996: Gilbert Montagné op de various artists (CD: Les plus belles chansons françaises – 1966) [Éditions Atlas FRA CD 005]

(1999: Pow Wow als Love Me, Please Love Me op de various artists (CD: Un hommage à Polnareff – Édition Limitée) [XIII Bis Records 520996 2]

(1999: The Resídents als Love Me, Please Love Me op de various artists (CD: Un hommage à Polnareff – Édition Limitée) [XIII Bis Records 520996 2]

(2001: Sylvain Cossette (CD: Rendez-vous) [Les Disques Victoire VIC2-1612]

(2006: Star Academy 6 (Interprété par: Gaël, Faustine, Judith, Cyril, Eloïsha) als Love Me, Please Love Me (CD: Star Academy chante Polnareff) [Mercury France 984 325 8]

(2006: Montmartre als Love Me, Please Love Me (CD: The Greatest Hits Volume 1) [Kerua Records KERUA 07

(2007: Vive La Fête als Love Me, Please Love Me (CD: Jour de chance) [Uncivilized World UWe 228]

(2014: Amandine Bourgeois als Love Me, Please Love Me (CD: Au masculin) [Music France 2564629239]


1949: Ink Spots – Say Something Sweet To Your Sweetheart (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 70 jaar geleden)
(Sid Tepper; Roy Brodsky)
(Vocal with Mixed Chorus and Rhythm Accompaniment)

(#22 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 4 december 1948)

(#10 hit in Amerika voor Jo Stafford And Gordon MacRae With The Starliters (Vocal Group) in 1948 [Capitol 15207] (78 rpm)

(1948: Vic Damone–Patti Page With Eric Robinson’s Orchestra (Vocal Duet) [Mercury 5192] (78 rpm)

(1959: Frankie Vaughan and The Kaye Sisters with Wally Stott and his Orchestra; B-kant van Come Softly to Me [45-Philips 326 356 BF]

ex aequo:

1949: Joe Loss And His Orchestra – Say Something Sweet To Your Sweetheart (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 70 jaar geleden)
(Sid Tepper; Roy Brodsky)
(Vocalists: Elizabeth Batey, Howard Jones & The Loss Chords)

1960: Jimmie Rodgers With Joe Reisman’s Orch. and Chorus  – Just A Closer Walk With Thee [Roulette R-4234] (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 59 jaar geleden)
(Robert Emmett Winsett)

(#44 hit in de US Hot 100 op 2 mei 1960)

(Voor het eerst op de plaat gezet door Selah Jubilee Singers (Gospel Singing with Guitar) in 1941 [Decca 7872] (78 rpm)

(1957: Red Foley With Jordanaires (Vocal With Instrumental Accompaniment) [Decca 9-30470] (45 rpm)


2012: Maroon 5 – One More Night (3 weken 1)
(vandaag 7 jaar geleden)
(Adam Levine; Shellback [ = Karl Johan Schuster]; Savan Kotecha; Max Martin [ = Martin Karl Sandberg]

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 29 september 2012)


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


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