20 augustus

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

De nummer 1-hits van 20 augustus

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1977: Emotions – Best Of My Love [Columbia 3-10544] (5 weken 1)
Best Of My Love - Emotions

(vandaag 41 jaar geleden)
(Maurice White; Albert McKay)
(Co-Produced by Clarence McDonald)
(Engineer: George Massenburg)
(Arranged by Tom Tom 84 [ = Thomas Washington]
(Produced by Maurice White)

(#84 album-hit voor The Emotions in 1997 op de various artists Music from the Original Motion Picture (CD: Boogie Nights) [Capitol Records 55632]

(#195 album-hit voor The Emotions in 1999 op de various artists Original Soundtrack (CD: Summer of Sam) [Hollywood Records HR-62190-2]

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1904: Henry Burr – Good Bye My Lady Love (1 week 3)
Good Bye My Lady Love
(vandaag 114 jaar geleden)
(Joseph E. Howard)

(#5 hit voor Harry Macdonough (Tenor) (with Orchestra Accompaniment) in 1904 [Monarch Record 2851] (78 rpm)

(1944: Played at the Dance als Goodbye, My Lady Love in de film Meet Me in St. Louis)

1910: Sophie Tucker – That Lovin’ Rag [Edison Record 10360] (1 week 3)
00 Naamloos
(vandaag 108 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Victor H. Smalley /Muziek: Bernie Adler)
(Published ℗ 1907)

(Het origineel is van Jerry Mills & Lottie Grady als Dat Lovin’ Rag uit 1907 gezongen in de Victor H. Smalley’s burletta The Merry Widower)

(#8 hit voor Nora Bayes (with Orchestra) (Comic Song) in 1910 [Victor Records 60023] (78 rpm)

1927: Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra – Side By Side [Victor 20627] (2 weken 3)
Side By Side - Paul Whiteman
(vandaag 91 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Harry Woods)
(With vocal refrain)

(Het origineel is van Sam Lanin’s Dance Orchestra uit 1927 [78-Domino 3936]

(#3 hit voor Nick Lucas “The Crooning Troubadour” (Voice and Guitar); B-kant van Why Should I Say That I’m Sorry (When Nobody’s Sorry But Me) op 3 september 1927 [Brunswick 3512] (78 rpm)

(#7 hit voor Aileen Stanley–Johnny Marvin (Duet with ukulele and orchestra); B-kant van Red Lips–Kiss My Blues Away in 1927 [Victor 20714] (78 rpm)

(#12 hit voor Cliff Edwards (Ukelele Ike) and His Hot Combination (Voice and Orchestra) in 1927 [Perfect 11640] (78 rpm)

(1927: Irving Kaufman [78-Regal 8321]

(1927: Nick Lucas “The Crooning Troubadour” (Voice and Guitar); B-kant van Why Should I Say That I’m Sorry (When Nobody’s Sorry But Me) [Brunswick 3512] (78 rpm)

(1944: Gene Krupa and his Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Anita O’Day) [Columbia 36726] (78 rpm)

(1947: Dick Jurgens and his Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Band with Jimmy Castle) [Columbia 38107] (78 rpm)

(1948: Primo’s Scala’s Banjo And Accordion Orchestra with The Keynotes; B-kant van Underneath the Arches [London 238] (78 rpm)

(1952: Frankie Carle and his Orchestra; B-kant van Two Hearts in Three-Quarter Time [78-RCA Victor 47-4741]

(#2 album-hit voor Kay Starr (With Orchestra Conducted by Harold Mooney) in 1953 (LP: The Kay Starr Style) [Capitol Album EBF-363] (Part 1) [Capitol 1-363] (45 rpm Box Set)

(#3 hit voor Kay Starr (Vocal with Orchestra) (with Orchestra Conducted by Harold Mooney) {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} op 7 maart 1953 [Capitol F2334] (45 rpm)

(1953: The Beverley Sisters with Wally Stott and His Orchestra [Philips P.B.129] (78 rpm)

(1953: Grady Martin And The Slew Foot Five (Vocal Duet By Dottie Dillard And Jack Shook) [Decca 9-28588] (45 rpm)

(1953: Frank Petty Trio (Mike Di Napoli, Piano) [MGM 30425] (78 rpm)

(#14 album-hit voor The Four Lads (with Claude Thornhill And His Orchestra) (All Arrangements by Ray Ellis) in 1956 (LP: On the Sunny Side) [Columbia CL 912]

(1957: The Delta Rhythm Boys (LP: The Delta Rhythm Boys) [Elektra EKL 138]

(1958: Paul Anka (Orchestra Conducted by Don Costa) (LP: Paul Anka) [ABC-Paramount ABC 240]

(1959: John Cali (banjo) & Lou Stein (piano) (LP: Honky Tonk Piano And A Hot Banjo) [Mercury Records SR-60151]

(1959: Pat And Shirley Boone (Orchestra Conducted By Mort Lindsey) (EP: Side by Side) [Dot DEP 1076] (45 rpm)

(1959: Pat & Shirley Boone (Orchstra Conducted by Mort Lindsey) (LP: Side by Side) [Dot DLP 25,199]

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

(1959: Lawrence Welk And His Champagne Music in Champagne als Medley Time Part 1: The Glory of Love / Side by Side / Somebody Else Is Taking My Place / The Trail of the Lonesome Pine / Dance with a Dolly/ ‘Way Down Yonder in New Orleans (LP: Mr. Music Maker) [Dot DLP 25,164]

(1960: Steve & Eydie (Arranged and Produced by Don Costa) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} (LP: We Got Us) [ABC-Paramount ABC-300]

(#5 album-hit voor Mitch Miller and the Gang in 1961 (LP: Happy Times! Sing Along with Mitch) [Columbia CS 8368]

(#7 album-hit voor Bobby Rydell / Chubby Checker (Orchestra Conducted by Dave Appell) in 1961 (LP: Bobby Rydell/Chubby Checker) [Cameo C-1013]

(#52 album-hit voor Ray Charles And Betty Carter with The Jack Halloran Singers (Arranged and Conducted by Marty Paich) (Produced by Sid Feller) (Recording session held on June 13 and June, 1961 in Hollywood, California) in 1961 (LP: Ray Charles and Betty Carter) [ABC-Paramount ABCS 385]

(1961: Louis Prima with Sam Butera And The Witnesses (LP: Doin’ the Twist) [Dot DLP 25410]

(1961: J.J. Johnson and Kai Winding (LP: The Great Kai & J.J.) [Impulse! AS-1]

(1962: The Norman Luboff Choir (Produced by Dick Peirce) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s Music Center of the World, Hollywood California) (Recording Engineer: Al Schmitt) (LP: Sing! It’s Good for You) [RCA Victor LSP 2475]

(1962: Lawrence Welk (LP: A Lawrence Welk Sing-a-Long Party) [Dot DLP 25,432]

(#117 album-hit Dick Hyman at the Lowrey Organ and his Orchestra (Originated and Produced by Enoch Light) in 1963 (LP: Electrodynamics) [Command RS 856-S.D.]

(#25 Easy Listening-hit voor Jane Morgan (Arr. and Cond. by Teacho Wiltshire) in 1965 [Epic 5-9847] (45 rpm)

(#101 album-hit voor Trini Lopez With The Will Bronson Singers (Arranged by Don Costa) (Produced by Don Costa Prod. Inc.) in 1965 (LP: The Sing-Along World of Trini Lopez) [Reprise Records RS 6183]

(1965: The Jonah Jones Quartet (LP: On the Sunny Side of the Street) [Decca DL 74688]

(1965: Jane Morgan (Produced by Manny Kellem) (LP: In My Style) [Epic BN 26166]

(#108 album-hit voor Dean Martin Produced by Jimmy Bowen) (Arranged by Ernie Freeman and Gene Page) (Recording Engineer: Eddie Brackett) in 1966 (LP: Dean Martin as Matt Helm Sings Songs from “The Silencers”) [Reprise RS 6211]

(1967: The Canadian Sweethearts (LP: Side by Side / Pop & Country) [Epic BN 26243]

1966: Bobby Hebb – Sunny [Philips 40365] (2 weken 2)
Sunny - Bobby Hebb
(vandaag 52 jaar geleden)
(Bobby Hebb)
(Producer: Jerry Ross)
(Arranged by Joe Renzetti)

{Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} {Classic Song op radiostation Cruisin’ 1430 AM in Denver, Colorado} {Classic Song op radiostation KAAM 770 AM Legends in Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Texas} {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington}

(1966: Bobby Hebb (Dave Pike, marima) (Clark Terry & Melvin Lastie, trumpets) (Billy Butler, guitar) (Herbie Hancock, organ) (Jimmy Lewis, bass) (Grady Tate, drums) (Recording engineer: Phil Iehle) (Supervision: Herbie Mann) op de Dave Pike ‎(LP: Jazz for the Jet Set) [Atlantic ‎SD 1457]

(#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]

(#13 hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Georgie Fame (Producer: Denny Codell) in 1966 [Columbia DB 8015] (EMI) (45 rpm)

(#32 hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Chér (Arranged by Harold Battiste) (Produced by Sonny Bono) in 1966 [Liberty LIB 12083] (45 rpm)

(1966: Anki (Adapt.: san. Anki Lindqvist) als Sunny [Top Voice TOP 2] (45 rpm) (Finse versie)

(1966: Richard Anthony (Adapt. Jacques Plante) als Sunny (EP: Sunny) [Columbia ESRF 1785] (EMI) (45 rpm) (Franse versie)

(1966: Richard Anthony (Adapt.: Vito Pallavicini – Gaspare Gabriele Abbate) als Sunny [Columbia SCMQ 7029] (45 rpm) (Italiaanse versie)

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

(1966: Willie Bobo (Produced by: Pete Spargo and Teddy Reig) (Director of Engineering: Val Valentin) (LP: Feelin’ So Good) [Verve Records V6/8669]

1966: Luisa Casali (Adapt.: Vito Pallavicini – Gaspare Gabriele Abbate) (Arrangiamento e direzione di Glauco Rosignoli) als Sunny; B-kant van L’amore se ne va [Fox HF 1011] (45 rpm) (Italiaanse versie)

(1966: Manfred Mann (Manfred Mann: Organ & Piano) (Mike Hugg: Drums & Vibes) (Tom McGuinness: Lead Guitar) (Klaus Voormann: Recorder) (Dave Richmond: Double Bass) (Produced by Shel Talmy) (EP: Instrumental Assassination) [Fontana TE.17483] (45 rpm) (4-track EP)

(1966: Paul Mauriat et son grand orchestre (Arrangements: Paul Mauriat) (Réalisation: Gérard Côte) (LP: Le grand orchestre de Paul Mauriat – Album N° 4) [Philips ‎840.580 PY]

(1966: Les McCann (Recorded – Bell Sound Studios – New York) (Engineer: Tony Brainhard) (Recording Date–September 9, 1966) (Les McCann – Piano) (Booker T. Robinson – Drums) (Leroy Vinnegar – Bass) (Vincent Bell – Guitar) (Carl Lynch – Guitar) (Seldon Powell – Tenor Sax, Flute) (Jerome Richardson – Tenor Sax) (Warren Chiasson – Vibes) (Joe Macho – Fender) (Johnny Pacheco – Conga) (Produced by: Jerry Ross) als Sunny (Part I) (LP: Les McCann Plays the Hits) [Limelight LS-86041]

(1966: Les McCann (Recorded – United Recording – California) (Recording Date–August 5, 1966) (Les McCann – Piano) (Booker T. Robinson – Drums) (Leroy Vinnegar – Bass) (Lynn R. Blessing – Vibes) (Plas Johnson – Sax) (Jimmy Georgantones – Guitar) (Ron Rich – Conga) (Produced by: Jerry Ross) als Sunny (Part II) (LP: Les McCann Plays the Hits) [Limelight LS-86041]

(1966: Rob de Nijs met koor en orkest o.l.v. Ger van Leeuwen (Adapt.: Lodewijk Post [= Gerrit den Braber] als Fanny (Ik mis je) (Sunny); B-kant van Anna Paulowna (Guantanamera) [Philips JF 333 584] (45 rpm)

(1966: Billy Preston (Produced by: Steve Douglas) (Arranged by Hidle Brown Barnum) [Capitol Records 5730] (45 rpm)

(1966: Buddy Richard con Carlos González, su conjunto y coro (Adapt.: Buddy Richard) als Cielo [Demon SD-0149] (45 rpm) (Spaanse versie)

(1966: John Schroeder And Orchestra (Produced, directed, arranged and conducted by John Schroeder and Alan Tew) (LP: Working in a Soul Mine) [Piccadilly NSPL 38025]

(1966: Del Shannon (Produced by Del Shannon & Dallas Smith) (Arranger: George Tipton) (Engineers: Dave Hassinger, Lanky Linstrot, Dave Weichman) (LP: Total Commitment) [Liberty LST-7479]

(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]

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

(#35 album-hit voor Booker T. & The MG’s (Supervision: Jim Stewart) in 1967 (LP: Hip Hug-Her) [Stax S-717]

(#40 album-hit in in Groot-Brittannië voor Dusty Springfield (arranged by Pat Williams; conducted by Peter Knight) in 1967 (LP: Where Am I Going) [Philips BL.7820]

(#42 album-hit voor Wilson Pickett (Eddie Logan, Charles Chalmers & Caple Gilbert, tenor sax) (Floyd Newman, baritone sax) (Gene Miller & Ben Cauley, trumpet) (Chips Moman, lead guitar) (Jimmy R. Johnson, rhythm guitar) (Tommy Cogbill & Junior Lowe, bass & guitar) (Spooner Oldham, piano & organ) (Roger Hawkins, drums) (Recording Engineers: Rick Hall & Tom Dowd) (Supervision: Jerry Wexler & Rick Hall) in 1967 (LP: The Wicked Pickett) [Atlantic SD 8138]

(#55 album-hit voor The Ventures (Producer: Joe Saraceno) (Engineer: Ami Hadani) in 1967 (LP: $1,000,000 Weekend) [Liberty LST-8054]

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

(#106 album-hit voor Chris Montez (Produced By: Tommy LiPuma) (Arranged By: Nick De Caro) (Engineered By: Bruce Botnick) (℗ 1966) in 1967 (LP: Time After Time) [A&M Records SP-4120]

(#125 album-hit voor John Davidson (Arranged and Conducted by Robert Mersey) (Produced by Bob Johnston) n 1967 (LP: My Best to You) [Columbia CS 9448]

(1967: Henry Cain (Produced by David Axelrod) (Organ – Henry Cain) (Guitars – Howard Roberts and Arthur Wright) (Trumpets – Tony Terran and Fred Hill) (Saxes – Plas Johnson, Hidle Brown Barnum and John Kelson) (Drums – Earl Palmer) (Bass – James Bond) (Vibes & Percussion – Jerry Williams and Gary Coleman, alternating) (Arrangements: Hidle Brown Barnum) (LP: The Funky Organ-ization of Henry Cain) [Capitol Records ST-2688]

(1967: The Gordon Beck Quartet (LP: Experiments with Pops) [Major Minor SMLP 21]

(1967: Bruno Lorenzoni et son orchestra (accordéon électronique “Cordovox” Beuscher) (Chant: Robert Icher) als Sunny (EP: La chanson de Lara) [45-Disque Saphir LDP 5.661]

(1967: Marilyn Maye (Produced by Joe René) (Arranged and conducted by Don Sebesky) (LP: Step to the Rear) [RCA Victor LSP 3897]

(1967: Os 3 Morais (Adapt.: Lílian Knapp) als Sunny (LP: Os 3 Morais) [Som Maior SMLP 1537] (Portugese versie)

(1967: Johnny Rivers (Producer: Lou Adler) (Johnny Rivers – guitar) (Larry Knechtel – organ) (Joe Osborn – bass) (Eddie Rubin – drums) (LP: Whisky a Go-Go Revisited) [Sunset SUS-5157]

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

(1967: Jackie Trent with the Tony Hatch Orchestra (Produced by Tony Hatch) (Balance Engineer: Ray Prickett) (LP: Once More with Feeling) [Pye NPL.18173]

(1967: Los York’s (Adapt.: D. R.) als Cielo (Sunny); B-kant van Abrazame [MaG MG-2654] (45 rpm) (Spaanse versie)

(#2 album-hit voor José Feliciano (Produced by Rick Jarrard) (Recorded in RCA Victor’s Music Center of the World, Hollywood, California) (Recording Engineer: Dick Bogert) (Orchestral Arrangements by George Tipton) (Jim Horn, Flute, Alto Flute, Recorder) (Ray Brown, Bass) (Milt Holland, Percussion) (Technician, Pat Ieraci) in 1968 (LP: Feliciano!) [RCA Victor LSP 3957]

(#150 album voor Gary Lewis And The Playboys (Arranged by Al Capps) (Produced by Snuff Garrett) (Engineer: John MacQuarrie) in 1968 (LP: Gary Lewis Now!) [Liberty LST-7568]

(#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]

(#196 album-hit voor Lenny Dee (At The Organ) (Arranged And Conducted By Bill McElhiney) in 1968 (LP: Gentle on My Mind) [Decca DL 74994]

(1968: Shirley Bassey (Produced by Dave Pell) (Arranged by Sid Feller) (LP: This Is My Life) [United Artists Records UAS 6675]

(1968: The Doodletown Pipers (A Snuff Garrett Production) (Produced and Arranged by Al Capps) (Conceived and Directed by Ward Ellis and George Wilkins) (LP: Love Themes: Hit Songs for Those in Love) [Epic BN 26340]

(1968: The Mills Brothers & Count Basie (Producers: Tom Mack And Teddy Reig) (Arranged and Conducted by Chico O’Farrill) (Engineers: Phil Ramone, Dennis Aulenbacher, Phil Ramone, And Thorne Nogar) (LP: The Board of Directors Annual Report) [Dot Records DLP 25,888]

(1968: Eddy Mitchell (Adapt.: Jacques Plante) (Accompagné par les Soul Brass) (Enregistré au studio C.B.E.) (Prise de son: Bernard Estardy) als Sunny (LP: 7 colts pour Schmoll) [Barclay 80 370] (Franse versie)

(1968: Leonard Nimoy (Producers: Charles R. Grean And Tom Mack) (Arranger: Bill Stafford) (Engineer: Thorne Nogar) (LP: The Way I Feel) [Dot Records DLP 25,883]

(1968: Michel Pagliaro (Adapt.: (Adapt. Jacques Plante) (Production: Georges Lagios – Denis Pantis – Michel Pagliaro) (Orch. Jerry De Villiers) als Sunny (LP: Michel Pagliaro) [DSP International INT-402] (Franse versie)

(1968: Mary Wells (Produced by Cecil & Mary Womack) (Supervision: Mickey Eichner) (Arranged by Horace Ott ) (Recorded at Select Sound Studios, New York City) (Engineer: Eddie Youngblood (LP: Servin’ Up Some Soul) [Jubilee JGS 8018]

(1968: Whispering Band (Arr. Vidar Alstermark) (sång: Curt Leijström) als Sunny (LP: Take the A Train) [Habima HSLP 7813]

(#17 album-hit voor The Lettermen (Arranged by Perry Botkin) (Produced by Al de Lory) als A Time for Us in 1969 (LP: Hurt So Bad) [Capitol ST-269]

(#22 album-hit in Groot-Brittannië voor Val Doonican (Produced by Val Doonican) (Musical Director and Arranger: Ken Woodman) (Sound Engineer: John Timperley) in 1969 (LP: Sounds Gentle) [Pye NSPL.18321]

(#30 album-hit voor Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass (Arranged by: Herb Alpert) (Orchestrations by Shorty Rogers) (Producers: Herb Alpert and Jerry Moss) (Recorded at A&M Recording Studios) (Engineer: Larry Levine) in 1969 (LP: The Brass Are Comin’) [A&M Records ‎SP-4228]

(#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]

(#101 album-hit voor Ray Conniff And The Singers (Arranged and Conducted by Ray Conniff) (The Recording Sessions for This Album Were Supervised and Produced by Jack Gold) (The Sound Was Supervised by Bob Ballard) (Engineering: Jack Lattig) in 1969 (LP: I Love How You Love Me) [Columbia CS 9777]

(1969: Anita Bryant (Arranged and Conducted by Bill McElhiney) (LP: The Sunshine Tree) [Columbia Special Products CSS 900]

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

(1969: Ray Nance (Produced by Duke Pearson) (Arranged by Ray Nance) (LP: Body and Soul) [Solid State SS-18062]

(1969: Johnny Smith (LP: Phase II) [Verve Release V6-8767]

(#81 album-hit voor Stevie Wonder (M.C.: Scott Regan) (Okamoto/London Studio) in 1970 (LP: Stevie Wonder Live) [Tamla TS 298]

(1970: Bingos (Adapt.: Britt Lindeborg) als Sunny (LP: Bingos ’77) [Scranta SALP 1009] (Zweedse versie)

(1970: Nina Lizell (Adapt.: Britt Lindeborg) (Sven-Olof Walldoffs kör och orkester) als Sunny; B-kant van Farväl min vän vi ses igen [45-RCA Victor FAS 849] (Zweedse versie)

(1970: Birgit Lystager (Adapt.: Peter Spar) (Allan Botschinsky’s orkester) als Birger (Sunny) (LP: Birgit Lystager) [RCA Victor LSPD 6802] (Zweedse versie)

(1970: Sonny Stitt (Sonny Stitt – Saxophone) (Ron Carter – Electric Acoustic Basses) (Ted Sommer – Vibes) (Gene Bertoncini – Guitar) (Herbie Hancock – Piano, Organ, Fender Rhodes Piano) (Grady Tate – Drums) (Arrangements: Dave Ward) (Engineers: Jim Vikings / Chuck Irwan) (Produced by: Ahmad Jamal / Jamil Suleiman) (Mixing: Jim Vickers At Advantage Sound Studios) (Recorded: January 7th, 8th, & 9th, 1970) (LP: When Sonny Blows Blue) [Jamal LPS-5161]

(#134 album-hit voor Ferrante & Teicher (Produced by George Butler) (Ferrante & Teicher with their orchestra Conducted by Nick Perito) (Musical Coordinator: Joe Malin) (Ferrante & Teicher play Baldwin Pianos) in 1971 (LP: The Best of Ferrante & Teicher) [United Artists Records UXS 73]

(1971: Ella Fitzgerald (Produced By Norman Granz) (Arranged and Conducted by Gerald Wilson) (LP: Things Ain’t What They Used to Be (And You Better Believe It) [Reprise Records RS 6432]

(1971: Los Indios Tabajaras (Accompanied by Orchestra and Chorus) (Produced by Herman Diaz, Jr.) (LP: The Very Thought of You) [RCA Victor LSP-4496]

(1971: Nina Lizell (Adapt.: Britt Lindeborg) als Sunny (LP: Nina Lizell) [RCA International (Camden) INTS 1341] (Zweedse versie)

(1972: The Anita Kerr Singers (“An Alegro Production”) (LP: Daytime, Nightime) [Philips 6830 093]

(#196 album-hit voor Alpert And The Tijuana Brass ‎‎(Produced by Herb Alpert & Jerry Moss) (Compiled and edited by Clare Baren and Richard Burns) in 1973 (LP: Foursider) [A&M Records ‎SP-3521]

(#39 R&B-hit voor Yambu (Produced by Al Santiago) (Arranged by Milton Hamilton) in 1976 [Montuno Gringo MG-8003] (45 rpm)

(#94 R&B-hit voor Bobby Hebb (Prod. by Marty Sheridan & Joe Renzetti) (Arranged by Joe Renzetti) als Sunny ‘76 (℗ 1975) in 1976 [Laurie LR 3638] (45 rpm)

(#1 hit in Nederland voor Boney M. (Produced by Frank Farian) (℗ 1976) in 1977 [Hansa International 17.459-H) (45 rpm)

(1977: Bingos (Adapt.: Britt Lindeborg) als Sunny (LP: Bingos ’77) [Scranta SALP 1009] (Zweedse versie)

(1977: Jean-Claude Borelly (LP: Hit N°4) [Delphine ‎700 015]

(1977: Gottfried Böttger (An MG-Production) (Arrangements: Harry Topel) (LP: Yes Sir, I Can Boogie) [Telefunken ‎6.23236]

(1977: Caravelli (Réalisation artistique: Philippe Boutet) (LP: L’oiseau et l’enfant) [CBS – CBS 82169]

(1977: Gilla (Adapt.: Deutscher Text: Fred Jay) (Eine Frank Farian-Produktion) (Arr. & Cond. by Stefan Klinkhammer) (℗ 1976) (LP: Zieh mich aus) [Hansa 28 492 OT] (Duitse versie)

(1977: Horst Jankowski und sein Rias-Tanzorchester (Adapt.: Bernd Rabe) (LP: Big Band Boogie) [Hörzu 1C 066-32 076] (EMI Electrola)

(1977: Päivi (Adapt.: san. Vexi Salmi) als Sunny (Sunny) (LP: Päivi) [Finnlevy FL 5023] (Finse versie)

(1977: Franck Pourcel et son grand orchestre (Studio Pathé Marconi – EMI) (Ingénieur du son: Alain Butet, Roger Bourdet) (Technicien: Daniel Michel) (Mixage Studio CBE – Bernard Estardy) (Réalisation artistique: Claude-Michel Schönberg) (LP: Chanson d’amour) [Pathé 2C 066 15568] (EMI)

(1977: Edmundo Ros And His Orchestra (Producer: Tim McDonald) (Engineer: Derek Varnals) (LP: Today) [London Phase 4 Stereo SP 44298]

(1977: Peter Thomas Orchestra (Arranger: Peter Thomas) (Producer: Jürgen Kramer) (Sound Engineer: Mal Luker) (Recorded at Union Studios, Munich, Germany) (LP: In Discoland) [Polydor 2371 743]

(1977: Klaus Wunderlich And His New Pop Organ Sound (Klaus Wunderlich, Wersi-Orgel Helios mit Rhythmusgruppe, Wersi-Orgel Helios With, Rhythm) (Production, Arrangements und Tonstudio: Klaus Wunderlich) (Produced And Arranged By Klaus Wunderlich) (Recorded In The Klaus Wunderlich Studios) als Money, Money, Money / Sunny / Tante Emma (LP: Wunderlich Pops 6) [Telefunken 6.23068]

(1978: Whispering Band (Arr. Vidar Alstermark) (Sång: Curt Leijström) (LP: Take the A Train) [Habima HSLP 7813]

(1983: Léo Jaime (Adapt.: Leo Jaime-Leandro) als Sônia (Sunny) (LP: Phodas “C”) [Epic 144471] (Portugese versie)

(#116 album-hit voor Stanley Jordan (Produced by Stanley Jordan) (Co-Produced by Gene Lennon) (Recorded live with no overdubs on a Travis Bean Guitar) (Recorded at Power Station Studios) (℗ 1986) in 1987 (LP: Standards Volume 1) [Blue Note BT-85130]

(1987: Luis Miguel ’87 (Adapt.: Luis Gómez Escolar) als Sunny (LP: Soy como quiero ser) [WEA LDWI 6610] (Spaanse versie)

(1996: Sandra Cross With Alan Weekes (Sandra Cross: Vocals) (Alan Weekes: Guitar) (Kenrick Rowe: Drums) (‘Level’ Nevil Malcolm: Electric Bass) (Alex Wilson: Piano) (Tony Utah: Percussion) (Clifton ‘Bigga’ Morrison: Organ) (Engineer: Michael Weekes) (Producer: Alan Weekes) (Executive Producer: Koichi Hanafusa) (Recorded and mixed at Genesis Studios, Ilford in August and September ’96) (CD: Just a Dream: The Birth of Reggae Swing) [Hana Records ‎HANCD001]

(2001: Tropicana (CD: A Tribute to the Very Best of Boney M) [SP Series ‎SP083-2]

(#70 hit in Duitsland voor Boogie Pimps (Produced & arranged by Boogie Pimps aka Mark J Klak & Mirko Jacob) (Mixed & mastered @ Pimps Studio 2003) (Guitar by Sven “Menne” Lieser) (Male vocals by Moses (Brooklyn, N.Y.) (Female vocals by Elizabeth Cunningham-Heinatz) (Samples recorded at Horus Sound Studio, Hannover) als Sunny (The Pimps Radio Edit) in 2003 [Superstar Entertainment 5050467-0704-2-4] (CD-single)

(2011: Bob Tostes op de various artists (CD: Relaxing Bossa Lounge 3 – Unforgettable Famous Songs in Bossa Nova) [Multimusic BBB-10346]

(2015: Laurence Juber (CD: Fingerboard) [SolidAir Records 6 14145 21152 0] (barcode)

1988: Gloria Estefan and Miami Sound Machine – 1-2-3 [Epic 34-07921] (1 week 3)

(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Gloria M. Estefan [ = Gloria Maria Fajardo]; Enrique Garcia)
(Produced by Emilio & The Jerks [ = Joe Galdo, Lawrence Dermer & Rafael Vigil]
(Re-arranged by Emilio Estefan, Jorge Casas and Clay Ostwald)
(Re-mixed by Eric Schilling and John Haag)
(Published ℗ 1987)

2005: The Pussycat Dolls Featuring Busta Rhymes – Don’t Cha (3 weken 2)Don’t Cha - The Pussycat Dolls

(vandaag 13 jaar geleden)
(Thomas Gallaway; Trevor Smith)
(Produced by Cee-Lo Green [ = Thomas Callaway]
(Executive Producers: Robin Antin, Jimmy Lovine and Ron Fair)
(Engineered by Ethan Mates)
(Mixed by Jason Schweitzer and Steve Baughman)
(Assistant Recording Engineer: Ron Mohrhoff)

(#6 album-hit in Duitsland voor The Baseballs in 2009 (CD: Strike!) [Warner Music Group 5051865-9427-2-6]

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1988: Elton John – I Don’t Wanna Go On With You Like That [MCA Records MCA-53345] (1 week 1)
I Don’t Wanna Go On With You Like That - Elton John
(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Elton John; Bernie Taupin)
(Produced By Chris Thomas)
(Recorded In England)

(#2 hit in de Hot 100 op 27 augustus 1988)

2005: Rob Thomas – Lonely No More (Totaal: 18 weken 1)
Lonely No More - Rob Thomas

(vandaag 13 jaar geleden)
(Rob Thomas)
(Produced by Matt Serletic)
(Mastered by Bob Ludwig at Gateway Mastering, Portland, ME)
(terug op #1: 14-01-2006 (1 week)

(#6 hit in de Hot 100 op 21 mei 2005)

(#2 album-hit voor Clay Aiken in 2006 (CD: A Thousand Different Ways) [RCA ‎82876-78846-2]

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1977: Elvis Presley – Way Down /Pledging My Love [RCA Victor PB-10998] (1 week 1)
Way Down - Elvis Presley  Pledging My Love - Elvis Presley
(vandaag 41 jaar geleden)
(Layng Martine, Jr. / Ferdinand Washington; Don Robey)
(Vocale accomp. by J.D. Sumner & The Stamps Qt., Kathy Westmoreland, Sherrill Nielsen and Myrna Smith)
(Executive Prod. Elvis Presley)
(Associate Prod. Felton Jarvin)

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

(#3 album-hit voor Elvis Presley in 1977 (LP: Moody Blue) [RCA Victor AFL1-2428]

(B-kant: #17 pop-hit voor Johnny Ace (Johnny Otis Orch.) op 19 maart 1955 [Duke 136] (45 rpm)

(B-kant: #40 album-hit voor Brook Benton With The Merry Melody Singers (This album was recorded monaurally and stereophonically at Bradley’s Nashville, Tennessee) (Mort Thomasson handled the mono controls with Charles Bradley, Tom Sparkman and Selby Coffeen alternating on the stereo controls) (Mercury Recording Director: Shelby Singleton) in 1962 (LP: Lie to Me – Singing the Blues) [‎Mercury SR-60740]

1983: Oak Ridge Boys – Love Song [MCA Records MCA-52224] (1 week 1)
Love Song - Oak Ridge Boys
(vandaag 35 jaar geleden)
(Steve Runkle)
(Produced By Ron Chancey)

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

1988: Restless Heart – Bluest Eyes In Texas [RCA 8386-7-R] (1 week 1)Bluest Eyes In Texas - Restless Heart
(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Dave Robbins; Van Stephenson; Tim DuBois)
(Produced by Tim DuBois, Scott Hendricks and Restless Heart)

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

2011: Lady Antebellun – Just A Kiss (2 weken 1)
Just A Kiss - Lady Antebellun

(vandaag 7 jaar geleden)
(Dave Haywood; Charles Kelley; Hillary Scott; Dallas Davidson)
(Produced by Paul Worley with Lady Antebellum)
(Recorded and Mixed by Clarke Schleicher at Warner Studios, Nashville, TN)
(Assisted by Joe Martino, Andrew Bazinet)
(Additional Engineering by Erik Hellerman at Warner Studios and Shabby Row Studio, Nashville, TN also by Brett “Scoop” Blanden, Curt Jenkins and Peter Bowman at Soundcheck, Nashville, TN)
(“Just a Kiss” mixed by Dave Bascombe)
(Mastered by Andrew Mendelson at Georgetown Masters, Nashville, TN)
(Assisted by Shelley Anderson, David Bacigalupi and Nattaphol Abhigantaphand)
(Production Assistant: Jeremy Witt)
(Production Coordination by Paige Connors)
(Mastered by Richard Dodd @ RichardDodd.com)
(Production Credits: Art direction: Joanna Carter)

(#7 hit in de Hot 100 op 21 mei  juli 2011)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1949: Jimmy Witherspoon (Louis Speiginer, Guitar; Jay McShann, Piano; Benny Bocker, Bass; Pete McShann, Drums; Frank Steel, Alto Sax; Charles Thomas, Tenor Sax; Forrest Powell, Trumpet) – Ain’t Nobody’s Business (Parts 1 & 2) [Supreme 1506] (1 week 1)
Ain’t Nobody’s Business - Jimmy Witherspoon
(vandaag 69 jaar geleden)
(Henry Grisham)

(Het origineel is van Anna Meyers and Original Memphis Five als ‘Taint Nobody’s Biz-ness If I Do uit 1922; B-kant van That Da Da Strain [Pathé Actuelle 020870] (78 rpm)

(1922: Thomas Waller als ‘Tain’t Nobody’s Biz-ness If I Do [Q.R.S. 2270] (Piano Roll)

(#9 hit voor Bessie Smith – Clarence Williams at the Piano als ‘Tain’t Nobody’s Biz-Ness If I Do in 1923 [Columbia A3989] (78 rpm)

(#9 hit voor Clarence Williams’ Blue Five als ‘Tain’t Nobody’s Bus’ness If I Do in 1924 [OKeh 4966] (78 rpm)

(1949: Billie Holiday (Vocal with Orchestra) als Ain’t Nobody’s Business If I Do [Decca 24726] (78 rpm)

(Eén week later op 29 augustus 1949 wordt de stichting Nederlandse Kankerbestrijding, het Koningin Wilhelminafonds opgericht. Koningin Wilhelmina ontving bij Haar Gouden Regeringsjubileum in 1948 een Nationaal Geschenk. Zij besloot dit bedrag van ruim 2 miljoen gulden te bestemmen voor de bestrijding van kanker. Hiermee was het Koningin Wilhelmina Fonds een feit. De officiële naam is Koningin Wilhelmina Fonds voor de Nederlandse Kankerbestrijding, sinds 2003 is de roepnaam: KWF Kankerbestrijding.)

1955: Chuck Berry And His Combo – Maybellene [Chess Record Corp. 1604] (11 weken 1)
Maybellene - Chuck Berry
(vandaag 63 jaar geleden)
(Chuck Berry)

(#5 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 10 september 1955)

(Het origineel is van Fiddlin’ Powers and Family (with vocal refrain) (Country Dance of the Southern Mountaineers) als Ida Red uit 1924 [Victor 19434] (78 rpm)

(#9 C&W-hit voor Marty Robbins in 1955 [Columbia 4-21446] (45 rpm)

(#13 R&B-hit voor Jim Lowe with Norm Leyden’s Orchestra {Radio Territorial Hit, Milwaukee, Wisconsin} in 1955 [Dot 45-15407] (45 rpm)

(1955: Johnny Long And His Orchestra (Vocal by Lem Johnson And The Long Shorts) [Coral 9-61478] (45 rpm)

(1958: Tommy Sands (With Bob Bain’s Music) (LP: Sands Storm!) [Capitol Records T-1081]

(1962: Johnny Hallyday (LP: Johnny Hallyday Sings America’s Rockin’ Hits) [Philips 77 387 L]

(1963: Matt Lucas [Dot 45-16564] (45 rpm)

(#12 pop-hit voor Johnny Rivers (Produced by Lou Adler) in 1964 [Imperial 66056] (45 rpm)

(#143 album-hit voor Bill Black’s Combo in 1964 (LP: Bill Black’s Combo Plays Tunes by Cuck Berry) [Hi Records SHL 32017]

(1970: Bob Luman; B-kant van Gettin’ Back to Norma [Epic 5-10581] (45 rpm)

(1972: Ronnie Hawkins (LP: Rock & Roll Resurrection) [Monument KZ 31330]

(1974: Foghat (LP: Foghat) [Bearsville BR-2077]

(1974: Foghat (Produced by Dave Edmunds) [Bearsville BSV 0021] (45 rpm)

(#7 C&W-hit voor George Jones And Johnny Paycheck (Produced by Billy Sherrill) (℗ 1978) in 1979 als Mabellene [Epic 8-50647] (45 rpm)

1983: Aretha Franklin – Get It Right [Arista AS 1-9034] (2 weken 1)
Get It Right - Aretha Franklin
(vandaag 35 jaar geleden)
(Luther Vandross; Mark Miller)
(Produced By Luther Vandross)

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

1988: Rick James Featuring Roxanne Shante – Loosey’s Rap (LP Version) [Reprise 7-27885] (1 week 1)
Loosey’s Rap - Rick James

(vandaag 30 jaar geleden)
(Rick James)
(Produced By Rick James)
(Executive Producer: Benny Medina)
(Mixed by Bruce Kane)

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

1994: Boyz II Men – I’ll Make Love To You (LP Version) [Motown 374632257-7] (9 weken 1)
I’ll Make Love To You - Boyz II Men

(vandaag 24 jaar geleden)
(Babyface [ = Kenneth Brian Edmonds]
(Written and Produced by Babyface)
(Executive Producers: Jheryl Busby and Boyz II Men)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 27 augustus 1994)


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 (©2018)



1949: Bing Crosby with Ken Darby Choir – Far Away Places (5 weken 1)
(vandaag 69 jaar geleden)
(Joan Whitney; Alex Kramer)
(Vocal With Rhythm Accompaniment)

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

(#2 hit in Amerika voor Margaret Whiting And The Crew Chiefs (With Orchestral Accompaniment) (Vocal Group With Orchestra); B-kant van My Own True Love op 29 januari 1949 [Capitol 15278] (78 rpm)

(#4 hit in Amerika voor Perry Como (with Orchestra Conducted by Henri René) in 1949 [RCA Victor 20-3316] (78 rpm)

(#14 hit in Amerika voor Dinah Shore (with Duo Piano Acc.) in 1949 [Columbia 38356] (78 rpm)

ex aequo:

1949: Joe Loss & His Orchestra – Far Away Places (5 weken 1)
(vandaag 69 jaar geleden)
(Joan Whitney; Alex Kramer)

1955: Bill Haley And His Comets – (We’re Gonna) Rock Around The Clock [Festival SP45-679] (6 weken 1)
(vandaag 63 jaar geleden)
(Jimmy De Knight; Max C. Freedman)
(Voc.: Bill Haley)

(#1 hit in de US Top 100 op 9 juli 1955)

{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 Sonny Dae And His Knights uit 1954 [Arcade Record AR-123] (78 rpm)

(Later gebruikt in de film Blackboard Jungle met in de hoofdrol Glenn Ford, ging op 19 maart 1955 in New York City in première en draait vanaf 25 maart 1955 in heel Amerika)

(#118 Bubbling Under-hit in Amerika voor Bill Haley And His Comets (Vocal Chorus by Bill Haley) in 1968 [Decca 9-29124] (45 rpm) {dezelfde versie}

(#121 Bubbling Under-hit in Amerika voor Freddie Cannon (Produced by: Bob Finiz) als Rock Around the Clock in 1968 [We Make Rock’N Roll Records 1601] (45 rpm)

(#39 hit in Amerika voor Bill Haley And His Comets (Vocal Chorus By Bill Haley) in 1974 [MCA Records MCA-60025] {dezelfde versie}

1960: The Beau-Marks – Clap Your Hands (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 58 jaar geleden)
(Beau-Marks [ = Ray Hutchinson, Michel Robitaille, Joey Frechette & Gilles Tailleur]

(#45 hit in de US Hot 100 op 11 juni 1960)

1966: The Easybeats – Easyfever (EP) [Parlophone GEPO-70032] (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 52 jaar geleden)
(1. Too Much)
(Harry Vanda; Stevie Wright; George Young)
(2. I’ll Make You Happy (Just Like Your Mama Wants)
(Stevie Wright; George Young)
(1. A Very Special Man)
(Stevie Wright; George Young)
 (2. Tryin’ So Hard)
(Stevie Wright; George Young)
(Produced by Albert Productions)

1984: Prince – When Doves Cry (1 week 1)
(vandaag 34 jaar geleden)
(Prince [ = Prince Rogers Nelson]
(Produced, Arranged And Performed By Prince)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 7 juli 1984)

(Uit de film Purple Rain met in de hoofdrollen Prince, Apollonia Kotero (van Apollonia 6) & Morris Day (The Time), draait vanaf 27 juli 1984 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen en gaat op 2 augustus 1984 in de Australische bioscopen in roulatie)

1995: Jann Arden – Insensitive (1 week 1)
(vandaag 23 jaar geleden)
(Ann Loree)
(Produced By Ed Cherney)
(Co-Produced By Jann Arden)
(Executive Producer: Neil MacGonigill)

(#12 hit in de US Hot 100 op 1 juni 1997)

(Later gebruikt in de film Bed of Roses met in de hoofdrollen Christian Slater & Mary Stuart Masterson, draait vanaf 26 januari 1996 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)


1971: Susan Raye – L.A. International Airport [Capitol F.3035] (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 47 jaar geleden)
(Leanne Scott)
(Produced in Bakers-Field, California)

(#54 hit in de US Hot 100 op 5 juni 1971)

(1972: Susan Raye (Produced by Ken Nelson) op de Buck Owens (LP: Buck Owens Live at the Nugget) [Capitol SMAS-7-1039]

1989: Martika – Toy Soldiers (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 29 jaar geleden)
(Martika [ = Marta Marrero]; M. Jay [ = Michael Jay Margules]
(Produced by Michael Jay)
(Mixed by Humberto Gatica)
(Mastered by George Marino at Sterling Sound Inc.)
(Published ℗ 1988)

(#1 hit in de US Hot 100 op 22 juli 1989)

2000: Robbie Williams – Rock DJ (4 weken 1)
(vandaag 18 jaar geleden)
(Robbie Williams; Guy Chambers; Kelvin Andrews; Nelson Pigford; Ekundayo Paris)
(Produced by: Guy Chambers and Steve Power)
(Mixed by: Steve Power)


Australia and New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia


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