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SILVER DOLLAR SURVEY

CHICAGO'S AUTHENTIC RADIO RECORD SURVEY
 DECEMBER 23, 1961 

Survey courtesy Rick Rumick

 

THIS 
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LAST 
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WKS 
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  1. THE LION SLEEPS TONIGHT
  2. LET THERE BE DRUMS
  3. RUN TO HIM
  4. WALK ON BY
  5. MOON RIVER
  6. GOODBYE CRUEL WORLD
  7. HAPPY BIRTHDAY SWEET SIXTEEN
  8. SMOKY PLACES
  9. I UNDERSTAND
10. PLEASE MR. POSTMAN
11. WHEN I FALL IN LOVE
12. PEPPERMINT TWIST
13. I DON'T KNOW WHY
14. GARDEN OF EDEN
15. I KNOW
16. SHE'S EVERYTHING
17. SMALL SAD SAM
18. THE TWIST
19. TIL
20. LET'S GO TRIPPIN'
21. YOUR MA SAID
22. THE MAJESTIC
23. WHEN THE BOY IN YOUR ARMS
24. WHAT A WALK
25. HEY LITTLE GIRL
26. UNCHAIN MY HEART
27. CAN'T HELP FALLIN' IN LOVE/ROCK A
28. POP GOES THE WEASEL
29. THERE'S NO OTHER
30. NITE OWL
31. JOHNNY WILL
32. SILVER DOLLAR
33. NEW KIND OF LOVE
34. MARIA
35. POCKETFUL OF MIRACLES
36. FLYING CIRCLE
37. TURN ON YOUR LOVE LIGHT
38. I HEAR YOU KNOCKING
39. GIMME A LITTLE KISS
40. POOR FOOL


Tokens - RCA    2
Sandy Nelson - Imperial    1
Bobby Vee - Liberty    3
LeRoy Van Dyke - Mercury    4
Henry Mancini - RCA    8
James Darren - Colpix    6
Neil Sedaka - RCA    5
Corsairs - Tuff  15
G Clefs - Terrace    7
Marvelettes - Tamla    9
Lettermen - Capitol  11
Joey Dee - Roulette  28
Linda Scott - Can Am  18
Bobby Comstock - Festival  10
Barbara George - AFO  26
Ral Donner - Gone  32
Phil McLean - Versatile  20
Chubby Checker - Parkway  30
Angels - Caprice  25
Dick Dale - Deltone  21
Kenny Dino - Musicor  17
Dion - Laurie  36
Connie Francis - MGM  31
Bobby Lewis - Beltone  22
Del Shannon - Big Top  24
Ray Charles - ABC Para  33
Elvis Presley - RCA  --
Anthony Newley - London  38
Crystals - Philles  39
Dukays - NAT  --
Pat Boone - Dot  --
Barry Darvell - Atlantic  40
Willie Harper - Alton  --
Roger Williams - Kapp  34
Frank Sinatra - Reprise  --
Frank Slay - Swan  --
Bobby Bland - Duke  --
Fats Domino - Imperial  --
Originals - Diamond  --
Ike & Tina Turner - Sue  --


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