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SILVER DOLLAR SURVEY

CHICAGO'S AUTHENTIC RADIO RECORD SURVEY
 DECEMBER 16, 1961 

Survey courtesy Rick Rumick

 

THIS 
WEEK

LAST
WEEK

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  1. LET THERE BE  DRUMS
  2. THE LION SLEEPS TONIGHT
  3. RUN TO HIM
  4. WALK ON BY
  5. HAPPY BIRTHDAY SWEET SIXTEEN
  6. GOODBYE CRUEL WORLD
  7. I UNDERSTAND
  8. MOON RIVER
  9. PLEASE MR. POSTMAN
10. GARDEN OF EDEN
11. WHEN I FALL IN LOVE
12. RUNAROUND SUE
13. JUST OUT OF REACH
14. BIG BAD JOHN
15. SMOKY PLACES
16. TONIGHT
17. YOUR MA SAID
18. I DON'T KNOW WHY
19. LITTLE ALTAR BOY
20. SMALL SAD SAM
21. LET'S GO TRIPPIN'
22. WHAT A WALK
23. CRAZY
24. HEY LITTLE GIRL
25. TIL
26. I KNOW
27. DANNY BOY
28. PEPPERMINT TWIST
29. WELL I TOLD YOU
30. TWIST
31. WHEN THE BOY IN YOUR ARMS
32. SHE'S EVERYTHING
33. UNCHAIN MY HEART
34. MARIA
35. LOVE YOU
36. THE MAJESTIC
37. OVER THE MOUNTAIN
38. POP GOES THE WEASEL
39. THERE'S NO OTHER
40. SILVER DOLLAR


Sandy Nelson - Imperial    1
Tokens - RCA    4
Bobby Vee - Liberty    2
LeRoy Van Dyke - Mercury    5
Neil Sedaka - RCA    7
James Darren - Colpix    3
G Clefs - Terrace    6
Henry Mancini - RCA  32
Marvelettes - Tamla  10
Bobby Comstock - Festival  14
Lettermen - Capitol  22
Dion - Laurie    8
Solomon Burke - Atlantic    9
Jimmy Dean - Columbia  12
Corsairs - Tuff  21
Ferrante & Teicher - UA  11
Kenny Dino - Musicor  13
Linda Scott - Can Am  30
Vic Dana - Dolton  20
Phil McLean - Versatile  36
Dick Dale - Deltone  25
Bobby Lewis - Beltone  23
Patsy Cline - Decca  28
Del Shannon - Big Top  40
Angels - Caprice  --
Barbara George - AFO  31
Andy Williams - Columbia  34
Joey Dee (& Starliters) - Roulette  --
Chantels - Carlton  29
Chubby Checker - Parkway  re
Connie Francis - MGM  --
Ral Donner - Gone  --
Ray Charles - ABC Para  --
Roger Williams - Kapp  --
Bob Conrad - Warner Bros.  --
Dion - Laurie  --
Ronnie Rice - IRC  39
Anthony Newley - London  --
Crystals - Philles  --
Barry Darvell - Atlantic  --


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