24 augustus

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

De nummer 1-hits van 24 augustus

Best Selling Singles/Billboard Hot 100:

1895: Dan Quinn – The Band Played On [Columbia Phonograph Company 2045] (10 weken 1)
The Band Played On
(vandaag 122 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: John F. Palmer /Muziek: Charles B. Ward)
(wax cylinder)

(#6 hit voor Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians (Vocal Chorus by Kenny Gardner and The Lombardo Trio) in 1941 [Decca 3675] (78 rpm)

(#20 hit voor The Jesters (Red Latham, Wamp Carlson, Guy Bonham) in 1941 [Decca 3676] (78 rpm)

(1943: in de film Hello Frisco, Hello)

(#4 album-hit voor Mitch Miller & the Gang als Medley: The Band Played On/Oh! You Beautiful Doll in 1959 (LP: Still More! Sing Along with Mitch) [Columbia CL 1283]

(1969: Arthur Fiedler Boston Pops (Arr.: Mayhew Lester Lake) (Produced by Peter Dellheim) (Recording Engineer: Bernard Keville) als Old Timers’ Night at the Pops: Ta-ra-ra-boom-de-ay/The Bowery/The Sidewalks of New York/Sweet Rosie O’Grady/Daisy/The Band Played On/After the Ball/A Hot Time in the Old Town Tonight (LP: Those Were the Days – 42 All-Time Favorites) [RCA Red Seal ‎LSC 3261]

(In 1895 wordt de bouw van Fort Pampus afgerond. Op 20 augustus 1895 wordt het fort door het Ministerie van Oorlog overgedragen aan de artillerie. In 1887 werd op het Muiderzand met de aanleg van het fort begonnen. De uitdrukking voor Pampus liggen is afkomstig van de zandbank gelegen aan de mond van het IJ en betekent in beschonken toestand verkeren of in zwijm liggen door de warmte.)

(Op 8 november 1895 ondekt de Duitse natuurkundige Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen aan de universiteit van Würzburg de naar hem genoemde röntgenstralen. In 1901 wordt hij onderscheiden met de eerste Nobelprijs voor de Natuurkunde. De prijs wordt officieel toegekend “ter erkenning van de buitengewone diensten die hij heeft geleverd door de ontdekking van de opmerkelijke straling die vervolgens naar hem is genoemd”. Röntgen schenkt de geldprijs aan zijn universiteit, destijds die van München.)

1907: Enrico Caruso – Pagliacci–Vesti la giubba (Act 1) (On With the Play) [Victrola 88061] (4 weken 1)
Pagliacci - Vesti la giubba - Enrico Caruso
(vandaag 110 jaar geleden)
(Ruggiero Leoncavallo)
(Tenor with orchestra)
(In Italian)

(Uit de opera Pagliacci van Ruggiero Leoncavallo, ging op 21 mei 1892 in Teatro Dal Verme in Milaan in première)

(#2 hit voor Enrico Caruso als Vesti la giubba op 28 mei 1904 [Victor Record 81032] (78 rpm)

(1936: in de film The Great Ziegfeld)

(1945: de muziek van Ruggiero Leoncavallo in de film Thrill of a Romance)

(#1 soundtrack-hit voor Mario Lanza in 1951 in de film The Great Caruso)

(#9 hit voor Jackie Wilson (Vocal With Chorus And Orchestra Directed By Dick Jacobs) als My Empty Arms in 1961 [Brunswick 9-55201] (45 rpm)

(#45 hit voor Engelbert Humperdinck (Music Arr. & Directed by: Les Reed) (Produced by Gordon Mills) als When There’s No You in 1971 [Parrot 45-PAR-40059] (45 rpm)

(1971: Chet Atkins (Arranged by Chet Atkins) (Produced by Bob Ferguson) (Recorded in RCA’s “Nashville Sound” Studio, Nashville, Tennessee) (Recording Engineer: Al Pachucki and Bill Vandevort) (Recording Technician: Roy Shockley) als Vesti la Giubba (from “I Pagliacci”) (LP: For the Good Times and Other Country Moods) [RCA Victor ‎LSP-4464]

(1987: Mario Del Monaco (St: The Untouchables)

1912: Bob Roberts – Ragtime Cowboy Joe [Victor Record 17090] (6 weken 1)
Ragtime Cowboy Joe - Bob Roberts
(vandaag 105 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Grant Clarke /Muziek: Lewis F. Muir; Maurice Abrahams)
(Comic song)
(With orchestra)

(B-kant van Slippery Slide Trombone van American Quartet)

(1935: The Hill Billies [78-Regal Zonophone]

(1937: Tex Morton [78-Regal Zonophone G-22905]

(1938: Girls of the Golden West [78-Columbia 37724]

(#14 hit voor Pinky Tomlin And The Foursome With Harry Sosnik And His Orchestra (Vocal with Orchestra); B-kant van In Ole Oklahoma in 1939 [Decca 2014] (78 rpm)

(1940: Lang Thompson and his Orchestra (With Vocal Refrain) [78-Elite 5026]

(1941: Dick Jurgens and his Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Eddy Howard); B-kant van Elmer’s Tune [Columbia 37811] (78 rpm)

(1943: Alice Faye in de film Hello Frisco, Hello)

(1944: Foy Willing And The Riders Of The Purple Sage)

(1945: Spike Jones and his City Slickers)

(1946: Dale Evans [MMO-792-DS LB 235]

(#16 hit voor Eddy Howard And His Orchestra (Vocal by Eddy Howard and Trio) in 1947; B-kant van On the Old Spanish [78-Majestic 1155]

(1947: Bill Kilima and His Singing & Swinging Cowboys)

(#10 hit voor Jo Stafford And The Starlighters With Paul Weston And His Orchestra (Piano Solo by Pat Gillham) (Vocal Group With Orchestra) in 1949; B-kant van The Last Mile Home [Capitol 57-710] (78 rpm)

(#16 hit voor David Seville and The Chipmunks (Alvin, Simon & Theodore) (Vocal with Orchestra) in 1959 [Liberty F-55200] (45 rpm)

(1965: The Osmond Brothers (LP: The New Sound of the Osmond Brothers – Singing More Songs They Sang on the Andy Williams Show) [MGM SE 4291]

(Enkele dagen later op 29 augustus 1912 wordt in Eindhoven de Philips Gloeilampenfabrieken N.V. opgericht. In 1891 startte Gerard Leonard Frederik Philips onder de firmanaam Philips & Co. met de productie van kooldraadlampen. Om zich het benodigde startkapitaal van 75.000 gulden te verschaffen ging hij een vennootschap aan met zijn vermogende vader, fabrikant en bankier Frederik Philips. Tot de Eerste Wereldoorlog worden uitsluitend gloeilampen gefabriceerd.)

(Op 19 september 1912 wordt in Breda de voetbalclub NAC opgericht na een fusie tussen NOAD (Nooit Ophouden Altijd Doorzetten) en ADVENDO (Aangenaam Door Vermaak En Nuttig Door Ontspanning). De samenvoeging van beide clubnamen levert de naam NAC (Noad Advendo Combinatie) op. NAC begint te spelen in de 2de Klasse Zuid op het terrein van de Bond van Lichamelijke Opvoeding. Het speelt op 3 november 1912 haar eerste wedstrijd in eigen huis tegen EMM uit Vlissingen. Als in 1914 de Eerste Wereldoorlog in alle hevigheid is uitgebarsten wordt de club ondergebracht in de 1ste Klasse Zuid. Enige tijd later, in de zomer van 1916, verhuist men naar een nieuw terrein: Het Ploegske.)

1935: Tom Coakley and his Orchestra – East Of The Sun (And West of the Moon) [Victor 25069] (2 weken 1)
East Of The Sun - Tom Coakley
(vandaag 82 jaar geleden)
(Brooks Bowman)
(Vocal refrain by Carl Ravazza)

(Het origineel is van Princeton University’s Triangle Club uit 1935 in de show Stags at Bay)

(#9 album-hit voor Tommy Dorsey in 1949 (LP: And the Band Sings Too)

(#6 album-hit voor George Shearing Quintet in 1950 (LP: You’re Hearing George Shearing and His Quintet)

(1950: Sarah Vaughan with George Treadwell and his All Stars (10” LP: Sarah Vaughan) [Columbia CL 6133]

(1953: Patti Page (10” LP: Patti Page Sings for Romance) [Mercury MG-25185]

(1953: Sarah Vaughan The All Star Band (10” LP: Hot Jazz) [Remington RLP-1024]

(1955: Earl Bostic And His Orchestra (Instrumental) als East of the Sun; B-kant van Dream [King 45-4815] (45 rpm)

(1955: Sarah Vaughan (LP: Sarah Vaughan in Hi-Fi) [Columbia CL 745]

(1956: Lucky Thompson with Gerard Pochonet & His Quartet als East of the Sun (LP: Lucky Thompson with Gerard Pochonet & His Quartet) [Dawn DLP 1113]

(1956: Teddy Wilson and his Piano (LP: Intimate Listening) [Verve Records MG V-2011]

(#25 album-hit voor The Four Freshmen (Soloist: Bud Shank) (With Orchestra Conducted By Pete Rugolo) (The 5 Saxes (Count ‘em – nine; but only five were used at the time) – Georgie Auld, Gus Bivona, Bob Cooper, Chuck Gentry, Skeets Herfurt, Ted Nash, Dave Pell, Willie Schwartz, Bud Shank) als East of the Sun in 1957 (LP: Four Freshmen and Five Saxes) [Capitol T-844]

(1957: Louis Armstong (LP: I’ve Got the World on a String)

(1957: Stan Getz (with Shelly Manne, Leroy Vinnegar, Conte Candoli, Lou Levy) (LP: West Coast Jazz) [Verve Records MG V-8028]

(1957: Carmen McRae (LP: After Glow) [Decca DL 8583]

(1957: Lee Wiley (with Ralph Burns and His Orchestra) (LP: West of the Moon) [RCA Victor LPM 1408]

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

(1958: Ames Brothers with Sid Ramin and His Orchestra (Vocal Arrangements: Al Semola) als East of the Sun (LP: Destination Moon) [RCA Victor LSP 1680]

(1958: Frank Chacksfield and his Orchestra (LP: Love Letters in the Sand [Decca LK 4244]

(1958: Ella Fitzgerald (Arranged and Orchestra Conducted by Frank DeVol) (LP: Sings Sweet Songs for Swingers) [Verve Records MG V 4032]

(1958: Jean Thielemans (Jean Thielemans, harmonica) (Pepper Adams, baritone sax) (Kenny Drew, piano) (Wilbur Ware, bass) (Art Taylor, drums) (New York; December 30, 1957 and January 7, 1958) (Produced by Orrin Keepnews) (Engineer: Jack Higgins) (Reeves Sound Studio) als East of the Sun (LP: Man Bites Harmonica!) [Riverside RLP 12-257]

(1959: Jimmy Rowles and his . . . Upper Classmen (Jimmy Rowles: piano) (Barney Kessel: guitar) (Red Mitchell: bass) (Larry Bunker: vibes) (Pete Candoli: trumpet) (Mel Lewis: drums) (Harold Land: tenor sax) als East of the Sun (LP: Upper Classmen) [Interlude ST-1012]

(#3 album-hit voor Los Admiradores als East of the Sun in 1960 (LP: Bongos/Flutes/Guitars) [Command RS 33-812]

(1960: Billy Daniels (The Rhythm Rockers) (Vocals & Orch.) (LP: A Swingin’ Affair) [Golden Tone C4038]

(1960: Les Elgart And His Orchestra (LP: Designs for Dancing) [Columbia ‎CS 8291]

(#3 album-hit voor Frank Sinatra (Arranged and Conducted by Sy Oliver) ‎in 1961 (LP: I Remember Tommy) [Reprise FS-1003]

(#119 album-hit voor Chet Atkins in 1961 (LP: The Most Popular Guitar) [RCA Victor LSP 2346]

(1961: The Ray Charles Singers (Originated and Produced by Enoch Light) als East of the Sun (LP: Something Wonderful) [Command Records RS 827-S.D.]

(1961: Joy Bryan als East of the Sun (LP: Make the Man Love Me) [Contemporary Records S7604]

(1962: Les Paul & Mary Ford (LP: Warm & Wonderful) [Columbia CS 8488]

(#96 album-hit voor Al (He’s the King) Hirt (Al Hirt, Trumpet with Orchestra Arranged and Conducted  by Marty Paich) (Produced by Steve Sholes) (Recorded in Hollywood, California) (Engineer Al Schmitt) in 1963 (LP: Trumpet and String) [RCA Victor LSP 2584]

(1963: Zoot Sims als East of the Sun (LP: Trotting!) [Prestige PR 16009]

(#113 album-hit voor Pia Zadora Singing with The London Philharmonic Orchestra in 1985 (Conducted by Robert Farnon) (LP: Pia & Phil (The London Philharmonic Orchestra, That Is) [Epic FZ 40259]

(1994: Lee Konitz Featuring Barry Harris Lee Konitz – alto & soprano saxophones) (Barry Harris – piano) (Calvin Hill – bass) (Leroy Williams – drums) (Recorded live at Birdland, New York City 6th/7th September 1991) (Recorded by Malcolm Addey) (Produced by Mark Morganelli) (Executive producer: Alan Bates) als East of the Sun (CD: Lullaby of Birdland) [Candid CCD 79540]

(2000: Lola Haag (CD: The Sarah Vaughan Songbook) [Big Chair Big Chair Records/CD Baby 807324578136]

(Enkele dagen later, op 29 augustus 1935 komt Astrid koningin der Belgen op 29-jarige leeftijd bij een auto-ongeluk in het Zwitserse Küssnacht om het leven. Zij was de echtgenote van Leopold III van België en de moeder van de latere koningen Boudewijn en Albert II en groothertogin Josephine-Charlotte van Luxemburg.)

1940: Charlie Barnet and his Orchestra – Where Was I? [Bluebird B-10669] (2 weken 1)

(vandaag 77 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Al Dubin /Muziek: W. Frank Harling)
(Vocal refrain by Mary Ann McCall)

(Uit de film ‘Til We Meet Again met in de hoofdrollen Merle Oberon & George Brent, ging op 13 april 1940 in New York City in première en draait vanaf 20 april 1940 in heel Amerika)

(#13 hit voor Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye (Vocal refrain by Clyde Burke) in 1940 [Victor 26594] (78 rpm)

(#14 hit voor Jan Savitt And His Orchestra in 1940 [78-Decca 3153]

(#19 hit voor Wayne King and his Orch. in 1940 [Victor 26424] (78 rpm)

(Vandaag precies 77 jaar geleden op 24 augustus 1940 gaat de derde fase in de slag om Engeland van start en duurt tot 6 september 1940. De Luftwaffe spits haar acties tegen de RAF-vliegvelden toe en maakt minstens 1000 vluchten. Het vliegveld Manston, het meest zuidelijk gelegen RAF jagerstation wordt uitgeschakeld en RAF-station North-Weald raakt ernstig beschadigd. De Luftwaffe verliest 38 en de RAF 22 vliegtuigen. Een dag later op 25 augustus 1940 voert de RAF zijn eerste luchtaanval op Berlijn uit.)

Op 26 augustus 1940 wordt in Waalwijk voetbalclub RKC (Rooms Katholieke Combinatie) opgericht door het samengaan van HEC, WVB en Hercules. Bij de invoering van het betaald voetbal in 1954 is de club nog geen hoogvlieger en blijft RKC een amateurclub. RKC Waalwijk speelt in geel-blauw verticaalgestreepte shirts met blauwe broek. De club speelt zijn thuiswedstrijden in het Mandemakers Stadion.)

(Op 31 augustus 1940 komt de eertste uitgave van Vrij Nederland uit. De verzetskrant is door protestante jongeren opgericht. Na de oorlog gaat Vrij Nederland verder als weekblad. In 1950 dreigt Vrij Nederland failliet te gaan. Het wordt overgenomen door De Arbeiderspers. De tijdschriftenpoot van De Arbeiderspers wordt in 1965 verzelfstandigd tot Weekbladpers.)

1959: The Browns – The Three Bells (Les Trois Cloches) [RCA Victor 47-7555] (4 weken 1)
The Three Bells - The Browns

(vandaag 58 jaar geleden)
(Muziek & Franse tekst: Jean Villard /Engelse tekst: Bert Reisfeld)
(Producer Chet Atkins)

{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 Gilles als Les trois cloches uit 1939)

(1946: Edith Piaf et Les Compagnons De La Chanson als Les trois cloches [Columbia DFX 242] (78 rpm)

(1946: Vaughn Monroe and his Orchestra als While the Angelus Was Ringing [78-RCA Victor 20-1920]

(1947: Simone Langlois als Les trois cloches)

(1947: Albert de Booy als Grijze Laurenstoren)

(1948: Melody Maids als The Three Bells)

(1949: Johnny Desmond als While the Angelus Was Ringing [78-MGM 10358]

(1949: Tommy Dorsey and his Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Denny Dennis) als While the Angelus Was Ringing; B-kant van So in Love [Victor 20-3331] (78 rpm)

(1949: Dick Haymes (Vocal, with The Jeffrey Alexander Chorus and Victor Young and his Orchestra) als While the Angelus Was Ringing [Decca 24567] (78 rpm)

(1949: Eddy Howard als While the Angelus Was Ringing [78-Mercury 5254]

(1949: Josef Locke (and Mixed Chorus With Orchestra Conducted by Woolf Phillips) als While the Angelus Was Ringing [Columbia D.B. 2541] (EMI) (78 rpm)

(1949: Guy Lombardo And His Royal Canadians als While the Angelus Was Ringing) [78-Decca 24614]

(1949: Artie Malvin (with Orchestra and Chorus) als While the Angelus Was Ringing [Metrotone Records M-3017] (78 rpm)

(1949: Anne Shelton (Vocal with The Wardour Singers and Roy Robertson and his Orchestra) als While the Angelus Was Ringing [London 373] (78 rpm)

(1949: Frank Sinatra (Orchestra under the direction of Axel Stordahl) als While the Angelus Was Ringing; B-kant van Comme Ci Comme Ca [78-Columbia 38407]

(1949: Margaret Whiting als While the Angelus Was Ringing [78-Capitol 15364]

(1949: Bob Scholte als De drie klokken)

(1950: Edith Piaf (Orchestra directed by Robert Chauvigny); B-kant van La Vie en rose [Columbia 38948] (78 rpm)

(1951: Andrews Sisters And Gordon Jenkins And His Orchestra And Chorus als The Three Bells (The Jimmy Brown Song) [Decca 9-27858] (45 rpm)

(1951: June Valli with Hugo Winterhalter and his Orchestra; B-kant van Cry [45-RCA Victor 47-4388]

(#14 hit voor Les Compagnons De La Chanson (Vocal sung In English)  als Three Bells (The Jimmy Brown Song) in 1952 [Columbia 4-39657]

(1956: Gale Storm with Orchesta (LP: Gale Storm) [Dot DLP 3011]

(#23 hit voor Dick Flood (with Orchestra & Chorus) als Three Bells (The Jimmy Brown Song) in 1959 [Monument Records 45-408] (45 rpm)

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

(1959: Esterella als De drie klokken)

(1959: Rikki Henderson (Accompaniment directed by Barry King) [Embassy 45-WB 357] (45 rpm)

(1960: Lys Assia als Wenn die Glocken hell erklingen; B-kant van Mamatschi [Telefunken U 55 190] (45 rpm)

(1960: Jan & Kjeld; B-kant van Heartaches by the Number [45-Triola Records TD 45-54]

(1960: Mieke Telkamp als De drie klokken [45-Philips PF 318 309]

(1960: Andy Williams (Orchestra Conducted by Archie Bleyer) (LP: The Village of St. Bernadette) [Cadence CLP 3038]

(#54 album-hit voor Andy Williams in 1963 (LP: Million Seller Songs) [Cadence Records CLP 3061]

(#17 hit in Engeland voor Brian Poole And The Tremeloes  als Three Bells in 1965 [Decca F.12037] (45 rpm)

(#120 Bubbling Under-hit voor The Tokens als Three Bells (The Jimmy Brown Song) in 1965 [B.T. Puppy Records 45-516] (45 rpm)

(1965: Esther & Abi Ofarim als Les trois cloches [45-Philips 345 854 PF] {Duitse persing}

(1966: Julie Rogers (with Orchestra and chorus under the direction of Wally Stott) als While the Angelus Was Ringing [Mercury Records MF 950] {Engelse persing}

(1967: Jane Morgan (Arr. and cond. by Ernie Freeman) (Prod. by Manny Kellem) als The Three Bells (The Jimmy Brown Song) [Epic 5-10159] (45 rpm)

(#29 C&W-hit voor Jim Ed Brown (Producer: Felton Jarvis) in 1969 [RCA 74-0190] (45 rpm)

(#52 album-hit voor Ray Charles in 1971 (LP: Volcanic Action of My Soul) [ABC Records/TRC ABCS-726]

(1975: The King’s Singers (Produced by Bob Barratt) als The Jimmy Brown Song (LP: Lollipops) [EMI EMC 3093]

(#18 hit in Italië voor Schola Cantorum als Le tre campane in 1976 [45-RCA Italiana TPBO 1166]

(#1 hit in Nederland voor André van Duin (Produktie: Bert Schouten) (Arrangementen: Harry van Hoof) als Bim Bam in 1982; B-kant van Als je huilt [CNR 141.899] (45 rpm)

(1993: Mireille Mathieu als Les trois cloches (CD: Chante Piaf) [Abilène Disc 7243 5 93700 2 6] {Franse versie}

1974: Paul Anka – (You’re) Having My Baby [United Artists Records UA-XW454-W] (3 weken 1)
(You’re) Having My Baby - Paul Anka
(vandaag 43 jaar geleden)
(Paul Anka)
(Produced by Rick Hall)
(String Arranger: John Harris)

(#204 Bubbled Under album-hit voor Ray Conniff (Produced By Jack Gold) (Arranged And Conducted By Ray Conniff) (Engineered By Dick Bogert) in 1975 (LP: Laughter in the Rain) [Columbia ‎KC 33332]

1985: Huey Lewis And The News – The Power Of Love [Chrysalis VS4 42876] (2 weken 1)
The Power Of Love - Huey Lewis And The News

(vandaag 32 jaar geleden)
(Chris Hayes; Huey Lewis)
(Produced by Huey Lewis and the News)

(Uit de film Back to the Future met in de hoofdrollen Michael J. Fox & Christopher Lloyd, draait vanaf 3 juli 1985 in de Amerikaanse bioscopen)

Billboard: “Net geen N°1-hits”

1901: Harry Macdonough – When You Were Sweet Sixteen [Victor 769] (1 week 3)
When You Were Sweet Sixteen
(vandaag 116 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: James Thornston)
(Published ℗ 1898)

(#1 hit voor Jere Mahoney {het origineel} op 7 april 1900 [Edison Records 7410] (wax cylinder)

(#1 hit voor George J. Gaskin op 10 november 1900 [Columbia Phonograph Company 4281] (wax cylinder)

(#3 hit voor J.W. Myers op 15 juni 1901 [Victor 3135] (10-inch)

(1938: gezongen door een quartet in de film Little Miss Broadway)

(1945: in de film The Great John L.)

(#3 album-hit voor Mills Brothers in 1946 (LP: Famous Barber Shop Ballads, Volume One)

(1946: Scotty Beckett (gebubbed door Rudy Wissler) in de film The Jolson Story)

(#1 album-hit voor Al Jolson in 1947 (LP: Al Jolson Souvenir Album)

(#2 hit voor Perry Como and The Satisfiers (with Lloyd Shaffer and his Orchestra; B-kant van Chi-Baba, Chi-Baba (My Bambino Go to Sleep) op 11 oktober 1947 [Victor 20-2259] (78 rpm)

(#16 hit voor Mills Brothers (Vocal With Guitar); B-kant van Way Down Home in 1947 [Decca 23627] (78 rpm)

(#17 hit voor Dick Jurgens and his Orchestra (Vocal Chorus by Jimmy Castle) in 1947 [Columbia 37803] (78 rpm)

(1948: Steve Conway (With Orchestra) (Conducted by Peter Yorke) [Columbia FB.3398] (EMI) (78 rpm)

(#3 album-hit voor The Chordettes in 1950 ‎(10” LP: Harmony Time) [Columbia ‎CL 6111]

(1955: The Chordettes ‎(LP: Listen) [Columbia ‎CL 956]

(1958: Joni James (Orchestra conducted by David Terry) (LP: Among My Souvenirs) [MGM E3602]

(#4 album-hit voor Mitch Miller & the Gang als Medley: When You Were Sweet/Sixteen Silver Threads Among the Gold in 1959 (LP: Still More! Sing Along with Mitch) [Columbia CL 1283]

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

(1994: Dani Klein op de various artists Soundtrack (CD: Suite 16) [BMG/Ariola 7 4321 249762]

(#151 album-hit voor Ronan Tynan in 1999 (Conductor And Musical Director Frank McNamara) (Recorded Live at the Royal Dublin Society Main Hall, Dublin, Ireland) op de The Irish Tenors (CD: The Irish Tenors) [Point 8552]

1959: Phil Phillips With The Twilights – Sea Of Love [Mercury Records 71465X45] (2 weken 2)


(vandaag 58 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: George Khoury; Phil Baptiste)

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

(#3 hit in Engeland voor Marty Wilde in 1959 [Philips 45-PB.959] (45 rpm)

(1959: Johnny Worth (Accompaniment directed by Gordon Franks) [Embassy 45-WB 359] (45 rpm)

(1959: Bent Thalmay; B-kant van Only Sixteen [45-Tono ST 41104]

(#54 album-hit voor J. Frank Wilson and the Cavaliers in 1964 (LP: Last Kiss) [Josie 4006]

(#130 Bubbling Under-hit voor The Kit Kats (Produced by bob Finiz) in 1967 [Jamie 1343] (45 rpm)

(1968: The Heptones (Produced by Clement Dodd) (LP: On Top) [Studio One S0016]

(#79 album-hit voor The Guess Who als Hi, Rockers!: Sea of Love/Heaven Only Moved Once Yesterday/Don’t You Want Me in 1972 (LP: Rockin’) [RCA LSP-602]

(1974: Euson (LP: Favourites of the Fifties) [Polydor 2925 015]

(#59 album-hit voor B.J. Thomas (Produced by Chips Moman) in 1975 (LP: Reunion) [ABC Records ABDP-858]

(1975: Kevin Coyne (Produced by Steve Verroca); B-kant van Lovesick Fool [Virgin VS.104] (45 rpm)

(#166 album-hit voor Iggy Pop (Produced by  Tommy Boyce) in 1981 (LP: Party) [Arista AB 9572]

(#33 pop-hit voor Del Shannon (Produced by Tom Petty) (℗ 1981) in 1982 [Network NW-47951] (45 rpm)

(#3 pop-hit voor The Honeydrippers (Produced by Nugetre [ = Ahmet Ertegün] and The Fabulous Brill Brothers [ = Robert Plant & Phil Carson] {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} op 5 januari 1985 [Es Paranza 7-99701] (45 rpm)

(#42 album-hit in Engeland voor Shakin’ Stevens (℗ 1987) in 1988 (LP: A Whole Lotta Shaky) [Epic MOOD 5]

(1989: Phil Phillips & The Twilights op de various artists Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (CD: Sea of Love) [Mercury 422 842 170-1]

(1989: Tom Waits op de various artists Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (CD: Sea of Love) [Mercury 422 842 170-1]

1959: Sammy Turner – Lavender-Blue [Big Top 45-3016] (1 week 3)
Lavender Blue - Sammy Turner

(vandaag 58 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Larry Morey /Muziek: Elliot Daniel)
(Produced By Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller)

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

(Gebaseerd op oud Engels volksliedje Diddle Diddle – Oh the Kind Country Lovers gedrukt op broadsheet-formaat tussen 1672 en 1685)

(#16 hit voor Burl Ives with Captain Stubby & The Buccaneers (Vocal With Male Trio And Instrumental Accompaniment) als Lavender Blue (Dilly Dilly) in 1948 [Decca 24547] in de Walt-Disney-film So Dear to My Heart met in de hoofdrollen Burl Ives & Beulah Bondi, gaat op 29 november 1948 in Chicago, Illinois in première en draait vanaf 19 januari 1949 in heel Amerika)

(#4 hit voor Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye (Vocal refrain by The Three Kadets) als Lavender Blue (Dilly Dilly) in 1949 [RCA Victor 20-3100] (78 rpm)

(#9 hit voor Dinah Shore (Orchestra under the direction of Harry Zimmerman) {Nostalgia Classic Song op radiostation KEZW Studio 1430 AM Denver, Colorado} als Lavender Blue (Dilly Dilly) in 1949 [Columbia 38299] (78 rpm)

(#17 hit voor Jack Smith With The Clark Sisters And Earl Sheldon And His Orchestra (Vocal Group With Orchestra) als Lavender Blue (Dilly Dilly) in 1949 [Capitol 15225] (78 rpm)

(1949: Geraldo And His Orchestra (Vocalist: Doreen Lundy) als Lavender Blue [Parlophone F. 2359] (78 rpm)

(1949: Joe Loss And His Orchestra (Vocalist: Elizabeth Batey); B-kant van Powder Your Face with Sunshine (Smile! Smile! Smile!) [His Master’s Voice B.D.6043] (78 rpm)

(1949: Vera Lynn (Vocal, with Bob Farnon and his Orch.) [Decca F.9114] (78 rpm)

(1949: Donald Peers with Orchestra (Conducted by Peter Yorke); B-kant van On the 5.45 [His Master’s Voice B.9772] (78 rpm)

(1949: Lester Young)

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

(#12 album-hit in Engeland voor The Merseybeats in 1964 (LP: The Merseybeats) [Fontana TL.5210]

(1964: Gene Vincent and The Shouts (LP: Shakin’ Up a Storm) [Columbia 33SX 1646] (EMI) {Engelse persing}

(#22 hit in Nederland voor Wilma (Music Director: Johnny Arthey) (Produced by Johnny Scott – Claus Lorenzen – Leo Verbruggen) als ’n Suikerspin in 1970  [11 Provinciën ELF 65.90-G] (45 rpm)

(#34 album-hit voor Leon & Mary Russell in 1976 (LP: Wedding Album)

1963: Allan Sherman – Hello Mudduh, Hello Fadduh! (A Letter From Camp) [Warner Bros. Records 5378] (3 weken 2)
Hello Mudduh, Hello Fadduh - Allan Sherman

(vandaag 54 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Allan Sherman /Muziek: Lou Busch)
(Orchestra Conducted by Lou Busch)

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

(Het origineel is van Amilcare Ponchielli als Danza delle ore uit 1876)

(1903: Columbia Band als La Gioconda/Dance of Hours)

(1905: Arthur Pryor als Dance of the Hours)

(1914: Victor Herbert als Dance of Hours)

(1938: Larry Clinton als Dance of Hours)

(1940: Leopold Stokowski als Dance of Hours)

(1949: Spike Jones and his City Slickers (Commentator: Doodles Weaver) als Dance of Hours [RCA Victor 20-3516] (78 rpm)

(1952: Antonino Votto als La Gioconda)

(1952: Andrews Sisters als Idle Chatter [78-Decca 28276]

(#4 hit in Nederland voor Nancy Sinatra (Orchestra Conducted by Tutti Camarata) als Like I Do in 1962 [Reprise R-20,045] (45 rpm)

(#3 hit in Engeland voor Maureen Evans (Accompaniment directed by Frank Barber) als Like I Do in 1963 [Oriole 45-CB 1760] (45 rpm)

(#59 hit voor Allan Sherman als Hello Mudduh, Hello Fadduh! (A Letter from Camp) (New 1964 Version) in 1964 [Warner Bros. Records 5449] (45 rpm)

(#14 hit in Nederland voor Rijk de Gooyer (Met Orkest o.l.v. Ruud Bos) als Beste Ouders, Lieve Ine…. (Brief uit La Courtine) in 1964 [Artone DR 25.211] (45 rpm)

(1965: Cornelis Vreeswijk als Brev från kolonien (℗ 1964) op de Cornelis Vreeswijk, Ann-Louise Hanson & Fred Åkerström (LP: Visor Och “Oförskämdheter”) [Metronome ‎MLP 15.176] {Zweedse versie}

(1966: Connie Francis (LP: Connie Francis & the Kids Next Door) [King Leo Les-903]

1963: Four Seasons – Candy Girl [Vee-Jay VJ 539] (1 week 3)
Candy Girl - Four Seasons
(vandaag 54 jaar geleden)
(Larry Santos)
(A Bob Crewe Production)
(Arr. & Cond. By Charles Calella)

(#47 album-hit voor The 4 Seasons (Produced by Bob Crewe) (Orchestra Arranged and Conducted by Charles Calello) in 1963 (LP: Ain’t That a Shame and 11 Others) [Vee-Jay VJLP 1059]

1968: Steppenwolf – Born To Be Wild [Dunhill/ABC Records 45-4138] (3 weken 2)
Born To Be Wild - Steppenwolf
(vandaag 49 jaar geleden)
(Mars Bonfire [ = Dennis Edmonton]
(Produced by: Gabriel Mekler)

(Het origineel is van Mars Bonfire uit 1968 (LP: Mars Bonfire) [Uni 73027]

(1968: The Challengers (LP: Light My Fire with Classical Gas) [GNP Crescendo GNPS 2045]

(#41 R&B-hit voor Wilson Pickett (Produced by Rick Hall) (Recorded at Fame Studios, Muscle Shoals, Alabama) in 1969 [Atlantic 45-2631] (45 rpm)

(#157 album-hit voor The Ventures (℗ 1968) in 1969 (LP: Underground Fire) [Liberty LST-8059]

(#22 album-hit voor Blue Öyster Cult in 1975 (LP: On Your Feet or on Your Knees)

(#38 album-hit voor Cult in 1987 (LP: Electric)

(#22 album-hit in Austalië voor Inxs (Produced by Mark Opitz and Inxs) in 1993 op de various artists A Serious Motion Picture Soundtrack (CD: Reckless Kelly) [Picture This TVD93375]

(#44 album-hit in Engeland voor Status Quo in 2003 (CD: Riffs) [Universal Music TV 9813909]

1974: Rufus – Tell Me Something Good [ABC Records ABC-11427] (3 weken 3)Tell Me Something Good - Rufus
(vandaag 43 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Stevie Wonder)
(Produced By Bob Monaco & Rufus)

(2006: P!nk (St: Happy Feet)

(#87 hit voor Glee Cast in 2010)

1991: Lenny Kravitz – It Ain’t Over ‘Til It’s Over (1 week 2)
It Ain’t Over ‘Til It’s Over - Lenny Kravitz

(vandaag 26 jaar geleden)
(Lenny Kravitz)
(Produced By Lenny Kravitz)

1996: Donna Lewis – I Love You Always Forever (9 weken 2)
I Love You Always Forever - Donna Lewis

(vandaag 21 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Donna Lewis)
(Written and arranged by Donna Lewis)
(Produced by Donna Lewis and Kevin Killen)
(Mixed by Donna Lewis and Jimmy Bralower)

{Tekst en muziek geïnspireerd door de roman Love for Lydia van H.E. Bates}

1996: LL Cool J – Loungin’ (Who Do Ya Luv Remix) [Def Jam Music Group Inc. 314 575 062-4] (1 week 3)
Loungin’ - LL Cool J

(vandaag 21 jaar geleden)
(LL Cool J [ = James Todd Smith]; Burton Rashad Smith; Bernard Wright; Lenny White)
(Produced and Remixed by Tone [ = Samuel Barnes]
(Recorded at Battery Studios, NYC by Mario Rodriquez and at the Hit Factory, NYC by Rich Travali)
(Mixed at Chung King, NYC by Rich Travali)
(Featuring Vocals by Total)
(Mastered at Sterling Sound by Tom Coyne)
(Bevat een sample uit Who Do You Love Me? van Bernard Wright (1985)
(cassette-single)

Billboard Easy Listening chart:

1974: Chicago – Call On Me [Columbia 4-46062] (1 week 1)
Call On Me - Chicago
(vandaag 43 jaar geleden)
(Lee Loughnane)
(Produced by James William Guercio)

(#6 hit in de Hot 100 op 10 augustus 1974)

1985: Kool & The Gang – Cherish [De-Lite 880 869-7] (6 weken 1)
Cherish - Kool & The Gang

(vandaag 32 jaar geleden)
(Ronald Bell; James Taylor; Kool & The Gang)
(Produced by Jim Bonnefond, Ronald Bell and Kool & The Gang)

(#2 hit in de Hot 100 op 21 september 1985)

2002: Josh Groban – To Where You Are (2 weken 1)
To Where You Are - Josh Groban

(vandaag 15 jaar geleden)
(Richard Marx; Linda Thompson-Jenner)

(#116 Bubbling Under-hit op 7 september 2002)

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

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

1963: Wayne Newton And The Newton Brothers – Danke Schoen [Capitol Records 4989] (1 week 3)
Danke Schoen - Wayne Newton

(vandaag 54 jaar geleden)
(Bert Kaempfert; Roy Ilene)
(Produced by T.M. Music, Inc.)
(Arranged and Conducted by Jimmie Haskell)

(#13 hit in de Hot 100 op 24 augustus 1963)

{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 Bert Kaempfert als Danke schön uit 1963 [45-Polydor NH 52 157]

(#47 hit in West-Duitsland voor Anita Lindblom (Adapt.: Kurt Schwabach) (Das Amanda-Tanzorchester) als Danke schön in 1963 [Fontana 345 645 PF] (45 rpm) {Duitse versie}

(#125 album-hit voor Martha And The Vandellas in 1963 (LP: Heat Wave) [Gordy GLP 907]

(1963: Vic Dana (Arranged and Conducted by Ernie Freeman) (Producer: Bob Reisdorff) (Engineer: Eddie Brackett) (LP: More) [Dolton Records ‎BST-8026]

(#48 album-hit voor Johnny Tillotson in 1964 (LP: Talk Back Trembling Lips) [MGM SE 4188]

(#51 album-hit voor Billy Vaughn And His Orchestra (Arr. by Billy Vaughn and Milt Rogers) in 1964 (LP: Blue Velvet & 1963’s Great Hits) [Dot DLP 25559]

(#97 album-hit voor Sammy Kaye And His Orchestra in 1964 (LP: Come Dance to the Hits) [Decca DL 74502]

(#133 album-hit voor Duke Ellington in 1964 (LP: Ellington ’65: Hits of the 60’s/This Time By Ellington) [Reprise Records RS-6122]

(1964: Wayne Newton (Recorded On Stage At The Crescendo In Hollywood) (Production Supervised by Jim Economides) (Recording Engineer: Joe Polito) (LP: Wayne Newton in Person!) [Capitol Records ‎ST-2029]

(#90 album-hit voor Patty Duke (Arranged and Conducted by Arnold Goland) in 1965 (LP: Don’t Just Stand There) [United Artists UAL 3452]

(#78 album-hit voor Ray Conniff with His Orchestra and Chorus in 1966 (LP: Ray Conniff’s World of Hits) [Columbia CS 9300]

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

1968: Mama Cass with The Mamas & The Papas – Dream A Little Dream Of Me [Dunhill/ABC Records 45-4145] (3 weken 2)
Dream A Little Dream Of Me - Mama Cass with The Mamas & The Papas

(vandaag 49 jaar geleden)
(Wilbur Schwandt; Fabian Andre; Gus Kahn)
(Produced by: Lou Adler)

(#12 hit in de Hot 100 op 17 augustus 1968)

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

(Het origineel is van Ozzie Nelson and His Orchestra (with Vocal Chorus) uit 1931 [Brunswick 6060] (78 rpm)

(#1 pop-hit voor Wayne King and His Orchestra (Vocal refrain by Ernie Burchill); B-kant van Wabash Moon op 25 april 1931 [Victor 22643] (78 rpm)

(#14 hit voor Jack Owens in 1950 [45-Decca 9-27096]

(#18 hit voor Frankie Laine (Vocal by Frankie Laine) (Harry Geller’s Orch.) (Carl Fisher, Piano) in 1950; B-kant van Music, Maestro, Please [Mercury 5458-X45] (45 rpm)

(1950: Louis Armstrong – Ella Fitzgerald With Sy Oliver And His Orchestra (Vocal Duet with Orchestra) [Decca 9-27209] (78 rpm)

(#7 album-hit voor Nat ‘King’ Cole with the King Cole Trio {Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington} in 1954 (LP: 10th Anniversary) [Decca 514] (Side 1) [Capitol 1-514] (45 rpm Box Set)

(1955: Barbara Carroll Trio op de EP You Stepped Out of a Dream [45-RCA Victor EPA 656]

(1955: The Joe Newman Octet (LP: All I Wanna Do Is Swing) [RCA Victor LPM 1118]

(1956: Flip Phillips and his Orchestra (LP: Flip Wails) [Cleff Records MG C-691]

(1957: Bing Crosby with Bob Scobey’s Frisco Jazz Band (LP: Bing with a Beat) [RCA Victor LPM 1473]

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

(1959: Frankie Laine with Michel Legrand and his Orchestra (LP: Reunion in Rhythm) [Columbia CL 1277]

(1963: Ella Fitzgerald & Count Basie (Arranged by Quincy Jones) (LP: Ella & Basie!) [Verve Records V6-4061]

(#33 hit in Engeland voor Anita Harris (Musical Director: Alan Tew) (Produced by Mike Margolis) in 1968 [CBS 3637] (45 rpm)

(1968: Wayne King And His Orchestra (Instrumental) (Arranged By Wayne Robinson) (Produced by Harry Meyers) [Decca 725748] (45 rpm)

(1968: Tony Mottola (LP: Warm, Wild and Wonderful – The Now Sound of Tony Mottola with the Groovies) [Project 3 Total Sound Stereo PR 5025 SD]

(1968: Caterina Valente & Edmundo Ros (With the Edmundo Ros Orchestra) (Producer: Marcel Stellman) als Sueño que estoy junto a (LP: Nothing But Aces) [Decca Phase 4 Stereo PFS.4157]

(#5 album-hit voor The Piano, Orchestra And Chorus Of Henry Mancini (Henry Mancini, Piano Soloist) in 1969 (LP: A Warm Shade of Ivory) [RCA Victor LSP-4140]

(#117 album-hit voor Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band (Arranged by: Julius Wechter and Nick DeCaro) (Engineering: Ray Gerhardt) (Recorded at Annex Recording Studio) (Produced by: Allen Stanton) in 1969 (LP: Those Were the Days) [A&M Records SP-4167]

(1969: Ankí als Elän yhä muistoissain [45-Top Voice TOP 39] {Finse versie}

(1969: The Larry Page Orchestra (Produced by Larry Page) (Saxophone from Bill Lewington) als Dream a Little Dream (LP: Instrumentally Yours) [Page One POLS 013]

(1969: Sylvie Vartan (Berto Pisano, la sua orchestra e “I Cantori Moderni” di Alessandroni) als Nostalgia; B-kant van Irresistibilmente [RCA Victor N 1564] (45 rpm) {Italiaanse versie}

(1973: Teddy Wilson, Eiji Kitamura (LP: Teddy Wilson Meets Eiji Kitamura) [Trio RSP 9015]

(1976: Daliah Lavi als Schließ mich ein in deinen Traum (LP: Neuer Wind) [Polydor 2371 675]

(1989: Mickey Thomas (St: Dream a Little Dream)

(1989: Mel Tormé & Mickey Thomas (St: Dream a Little Dream)

(1990: Marie Audigier als Rêve un peu à moi (CD: L’orage) [Les Disques du Crépuscule TWI 911-2]

(#18 hit in Frankrijk voor Enzo Enzo (Adaptation Brice Homs & Korin Ternovtzeff) (Editions: Francis Day) (Arrangements: Francois Bréant) (Réalisation: Hervé Marignac et Francois Bréant) (Producteur délégué: Max Amphoux) als Les yeux ouverts (℗ 1990) in 1991 [Ariola 113 535]

(1995: The Beautiful South als Les yeux ouverts op de EP Dream a Little Dream of Me [Go! Discs 850 249-2] (CD-single) (in de film French Kiss)

(2002: Linnzi Zaorski & Delta Royale (Ryan Burrage – alto sax/tenor sax/clarinet) (Charlie Fardella – trumpet) Robert Snow – bass) (Seva Venet – guitar) (Linnzi Zaorski – vocals) (Recorded live at The Spotted Cat, New Orleans on November 26, 2002 by Andrew Gilchrist and Michael Bongiorno) (Mixed by Andrew Gilchrist at The Truck Farm) (Mastered by Andrew Gilchrist at Royal Sound) (CD: Linnzi Zaorski & Delta Royale) (CD Baby 7 33792 57642 1] (barcode)

(2003: Barbara Levy Daniels (CD: Peel Me a Grape) [CD Baby 885767524668]

(2004: Béraud and the Birds (CD: Dans mon salon) [La factrie/Sélect FACCD-4601]

(2005: Bucky Pizzarelli & Frank Vignola (CD: Moonglow) [Hyena HYN 9339]

(#105 album-hit voor Diana Krall & Hank Jones (Produced by Phil Ramone) (Executive Producer: Ron Goldstein) (Recorded by Al Schmitt, Frank Filipetti, Nathaniel Kunkel and Mark Valentine) (Mixed by Al Schmitt at Capitol Studios, LA) (Arranged and conducted by Rob Mounsey) (Piano: Hank Jones) (Production Manager and Contractor: Jill Dell’Abate) (Pro Tools Operators: Brian Dozoretz, Steve Genewick, Brian Pugh, Missy Webb) (Digital Engineering: BJ Ramone) (Assistant Engineers: Missy Webb, Brian Dozoretz, Steve Genewick, Kevin Porter, Angie Teo, German Villacorta, Sheldon Yellowhair and Tim Mitchell) (Recorded at: Capitol Studios, LA, Clinton Studios, NYC, Henson Studios, LA, Legacy Studios, NYC, Bennett Studios, Englewood, NJ and Bill Schnee Studios, Hollywood, CA) (Mastering by Doug Sax at The Mastering Lab, Ojai, CA) in 2007 op de various artists (CD: We All Love Ella: Celebrating the First Lady of Song) [Verve B0008833-02]

(2007: Sylvie Vartan als Les yeux ouverts (CD: Nouvelle Vague) [Mercury 530 042-5]

(2009: Ima als Les yeux ouverts (CD: A la vida!) [Divine Angel DACD 3387]

(#102 Bubbling Under-hit voor Glee Cast in 2010)

(#4 album-hit voor Eddie Vedder in 2011 (CD: Ukulele Songs)

1991: Cher – Love And Understanding (LP Version) [Geffen Records GEFS7-19023] (1 week 3)
Love And Understanding - Cher

(vandaag 26 jaar geleden)
(Diane Warren)
(Produced By Diane Warren And Guy Roche)
(Mixed by David Thoener)

(#17 hit in de Hot 100 op 3 augustus 1991)

1996: Mariah Carey – Forever (6 weken 2)
Forever - Mariah Carey

(vandaag 21 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Mariah Carey /Muziek: Mariah Carey; Walter Afanasieff)
(Produced And Arranged By Walter Afanasieff & Mariah Carey)
(Walter Afanasieff: Keyboards, Synth, Bass, Drum & Rhythm Programming)
(Dan Shea: Add’l  Programming)
(Dann Huff: Guitars)
(Gary Cirimelli: Macintosh, Digital And Synthesizer)
(Programming Background Vocals: Mariah Carey)

(#9 hit in de Hot 100 op 17 augustus 1996)

Billboard Country & Western chart:

1968: David Houston – Already It’s Heaven [Epic 5-10338] (1 week 1)
Already It’s Heaven - David Houston
(vandaag 49 jaar geleden)
(Billy Sherrill; Glenn Sutton)
(Produced by Billy Sherrill)

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

1974: Merle Haggard And The Strangers – Old Man From The Mountain [Capitol 3900] (1 week 1)
Old Man From The Mountain - Merle Haggard
(vandaag 43 jaar geleden)
(Merle Haggard)
(Produced by Fuzzy Owen)

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

1985: Kenny Rogers (duet with Dolly Parton) – Real Love [RCA PB-14058] (1 week 1)
Real Love - Kenny Rogers
(vandaag 32 jaar geleden)
(David Malloy; Richard (Spady) Brannon; Randy McCormick)
(Produced By David Malloy)

(#91 hit in de Hot 100 op 8 juni 1985)

Billboard Rhythm & Blues chart:

1946: Louis Jordan And His Tympany Five – Choo Choo Ch’Boogie [Decca 23610] (18 weken 1)
Choo Choo Ch’Boogie - Louis Jordan

(vandaag 71 jaar geleden)
(Vaughn Horton; Denver Darling; Milton Gabler)
(Vocal Chorus by Louis Jordan)

(B-kant van That Chick’s Too Young to Fry)

{Timeless Classic Song op radiostation KIXI (880 AM) Mercer Island-Seattle, Washington {Classic Non-Hot 100 Song in Joel Whitburn’s Top Pop Singles 1955-2010}

(#7 hit in de US Pop Singles Charts op 31 augustus 1946)

(1975: Eddy Mitchell als Choo choo ch’boogie espion bidon (LP: Made in USA) [Barclay XBLY 90 028]

2002: Nelly Featuring Kelly Rowland – Dilemma (9 weken 1)
Dilemma - Nelly Feat. Kelly Rowland

(vandaag 15 jaar geleden)
(Tekst: Kenneth Gamble; Bunny Sigler [ = Walter Sigler]; Nelly [ = Cornell Haynes, Jr.] /Muziek: BAM [ = Antoine Macon]; Ryan Bowser)
(Produced By BAM [ = Antoine Macon] And Ryan Bowser)
(Bevat samples uit Love, Need and Want You van Patti Babelle (1984)

(#1 hit in de Hot 100 op 17 augustus 2002)

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This US list was compiled by data from the books titled Joel Whitburn’s “Pop Memories 1890-1954”, “Top Pop Singles 1955-2010”, “Top Adult Songs 1961-2006”, “Hot Country Songs 1944-2010”, “Hot R&B Songs 1942-2010” and Billboard Magazine (©2017)

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Australië:

1968: Richard Harris – MacArthur Park [Stateside Dunhill OSE-1015] (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 49 jaar geleden)
(Jimmy Webb)
(A Canopy Production [ = Jimmy Webb]

(#2 hit in de US Hot 100 op 22 juni 1966)

(#23 C&W-hit in Amerika voor Waylon Jennings And The Kimberlys (Arranged and Conducted by Bergen White) (Producers: Chet Akins/Danny Davis) in 1969 [RCA 74-0210] (45 rpm)

(#39 Easy Listening-hit in Amerika voor Tony Bennett (Arranged & Conducted by Peter Matz) (Produced by Wally Gold) in 1969 [Columbia 4-45032] (45 rpm)

(#38 hit in Amerika voor Four Tops (Arranged by Wade Marcus) (Produced by Frank Wilson) als Mac Arthur Park (Part 1) in 1971 [Motown M 1189F] (45 rpm)

(#26 Easy Listening-hit in Amerika voor Andy Williams (Arranged by Artie Butler) (Produced by Dick Glasser) in 1972 [Columbia 4-45647] (45 rpm)

(#1 hit in Amerika voor Donna Summer (Produced By Giorgio Moroder & Pete Bellotte) op 11 november 1978 [Casablanca NB 939] (45 rpm)

1970: Simon and Garfunkel – El Condor Pasa (1 week 1)
(vandaag 47 jaar geleden)
(Arrangement and Original Lyrics by Paul Simon)
(Produced by Paul Simon, Art Garfunkel and Roy Halee)

(#18 hit in de US Hot 100 op 31 oktober 1970)

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

(Het origineel is van Orquesta del Zoológico als El cóndor pasa uit 1917 [Victor]

(#5 hit in Nederland voor Los Incas als El cóndor pasa in 1970 [Philips 6009 017 NA] (45 rpm)

(1970: Los Incas (Songwriter: Daniel Alomía Robles) als El Condor Pasa [Mercury 73027] (45 rpm) {Amerikaanse persing}

(1988: The Del Rubio Triplets (Produced by Bill Rhea) (Recorded and mixed at MaxSound, Longbeach, CA) (Engineered by Max Solomon) (Mastered by John Golden at K-disc, Hollywood, CA) (LP: Three Gals, Three Guitars) [Cabazon/Blue Yonder Records BY 333]

Nieuw-Zeeland:

1973: Clint Holmes – Playground In My Mind [Epic BAC 461454] (2 weken 1)
(vandaag 44 jaar geleden)
(Tekst & Muziek: Paul Vance; Lee Pockriss)
(Produced by Paul Vance)
(A Paul Vance/Lee Pockriss Production)
(Arranged by: Jimmy Wisner)
(Published ℗ 1972)

(#2 hit in de US Hot 100 op 16 juni 1973)

(Het origineel is van Billy Lawrence (Arr. & Cond. by Lee Pockriss) (A Paul Vance-Lee Pockriss Production) als Playground in My Mind (Mama, Je T’aime) uit 1972 [Atlantic 45-2813] (45 rpm)

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Australia and New Zealand charts sourced from Wikipedia

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