WLS

SILVER DOLLAR SURVEY

CHICAGO'S AUTHENTIC RADIO RECORD SURVEY
 DECEMBER 31, 1960 

Survey courtesy Rick Rumick

 

THIS
WEEK

LAST 
WEEK


  1. WONDERLAND BY NIGHT
  2. ARE YOU LONESOME TONIGHT
  3. EXODUS
  4. MAGNIFICENT SEVEN
  5. A THOUSAND STARS
  6. YOU'RE SIXTEEN
  7. LONELY TEENAGER
  8. ANGEL BABY
  9. RAT RACE
10. NORTH TO ALASKA
11. WABASH BLUES
12. LAST DATE
13. CORINNA CORINNA
14. CHILLS AND FEVER
15. WHEELS
16. MANY TEARS AGO
17. YOU DON'T WANT MY LOVE
18. GEE WHIZ
19. RUBBER BALL
20. PERFIDIA
21. SAILOR
22. HE WILL BREAK YOUR HEART
23. POETRY IN MOTION
24. DOLL HOUSE
25. BUMBLE BEE
26. YOUR OTHER LOVE
27. SOMEDAY/FOOLS RUSH IN
28. DANCE BY THE LIGHT OF THE MOON
29. SEND ME THE PILLOW YOU DREAM ON
30. PUPPET SONG
31. HULLY GULLY TWIST
32. WILL YOU LOVE ME TOMORROW
33. FREEWAY
34. YOU ARE THE ONLY ONE
35. RUBY
36. THERE SHE GOES
37. SHOP AROUND
38. AM I LOSING YOU
39. BLUE TANGO
40. TEENAGE VOWS OF LOVE


Bert Kaempfert - Decca    3
Elvis Presley - RCA    2
Ferrante & Teicher - UA    1
Al Caiola - UA    5
Kathy Young - Indigo    4
Johnny Burnette - Liberty    8
Dion - Laurie    6
Rosie - Highland  15
Richard Maltby - Roulette    9
Johnny Horton - Columbia    7
Viscounts - Madison  14
Floyd Cramer - RCA  11
Ray Peterson - Dunes  30
Ronnie Love - Dot  16
String-A-Longs - Warwick  13
Connie Francis - MGM  18
Andy Williams - Cadence  17
Innocents - Indigo  28
Bobby Vee - Liberty  23
Ventures - Dolton  12
Lolita - Kapp  20
Jerry Butler - Veejay  24
Johnny Tillotson - Cadence  10
Donnie Brooks - Era  29
Lavern Baker - Atlantic  33
Flamingos - End  25
Brook Benton - Mercury  31
Olympics - Arvee  39
Browns - RCA  36
Frankie Avalon - Chancellor  29
Bill Doggett - W. B.  35
Shirelles - Scepter  --
Fugitives - Arvee  --
Ricky Nelson - Imperial  34
Ray Charles - ABC Par  38
Jerry Wallace - Challenge  40
Miracles - Tamla  --
Jim Reeves - RCA  37
Bill Black - Hi  --
Dreamers - Goldisc  --

FEATURE ALBUM OF THE WEEK

THE SHEARING TOUCH - GEORGE SHEARING - CAPITAL

Note: Weeks on chart numbers on photocopy of original survey were unreadable so they are omitted here.

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