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SILVER DOLLAR SURVEY

CHICAGO'S AUTHENTIC RADIO RECORD SURVEY
 JANUARY 6, 1962

Survey courtesy Aaron Mintz

 

THIS
WEEK

LAST
WEEK

WKS
PLD
  1. THE LION SLEEPS TONIGHT
  2. PEPPERMINT TWIST
  3. LET THERE BE DRUMS
  4. THE TWIST
  5. MOON RIVER
  6. RUN TO HIM
  7. SMOKY PLACES
  8. TOWN WITHOUT PITY
  9. I DON'T KNOW WHY
10. CAN'T HELP FALLING../ROCK A HULA..
11. HAPPY BIRTHDAY SWEET SIXTEEN
12. SMALL SAD SAM
13. WALK ON BY
14. PLEASE MR. POSTMAN
15. SHE'S EVERYTHING
16. THE MAJESTIC/THE WANDERER
17. I KNOW
18. WHEN I FALL IN LOVE
19. HEY LITTLE GIRL
20. NEW KIND OF LOVE
21. TIL
22. WHEN THE BOY IN YOUR ARMS
23. JOHNNY WILL
24. THERE'S NO OTHER
25. UNCHAIN MY HEART
26. NIGHT OWL
27. FLYING CIRCLE
28. POCKETFUL OF MIRACLES
29. TURN ON YOUR LOVELIGHT
30. IRRESISTABLE YOU
31. OVER THE MOUNTAIN
32. POOR FOOL
33. REVENGE
34. I HEAR YOU KNOCKING
35. LOVE YOU
36. IF YOU GOTTA MAKE A FOOL
37. IT WILL STAND
38. RIVALRY
39. WHITE FANG
40. ROOMFUL OF TEARS

Tokens-RCA     1
Joey Dee-Roulette     5
Sandy Nelson-Imperial     2
Chubby Checker-Parkway     8
Henry Mancini-RCA     3
Bobby Vee-Liberty     4
Corsairs-Tuff     9
Gene Pitney-Musicor   29
Linda Scott-Cam Am     7
Elvis Presley-RCA   12
Neil Sedaka-RCA     6
Phil McLean   14
Leroy Van Dyke-Mercury   10
Marvelettes-Tamla     16
Ral Donner-Gone   15
Dion-Laurie   18
Barbara George-AFO   21
Lettermen-Capitol   11
Del Shannon-Big Top   22
Willie Harper-Alon     30
Angels-Caprice   17
Connie Francis-MGM   20
Pat Boone-Dot   24
Crystals-Philles   23
Ray Charles-ABC Para   26
Dukays-Nat   28
Frank Slay-Swan   31
Frank Sinatra-Reprise   33
Bobby Bland   36
Bobby Darin-Atco    --
Ronnie Rice-IRC   35
Ike & Tina Turner-Sue   34
Brook Benton-Mercury    --
Fats Domino-Imperial   37
Bob Conrad-Warner Bros.   40
James Ray-Caprice   39
Showmen-Minit   38
Johnny Cooper-Ermine    --
Soupy Sales-Reprise    --
Drifters-Atlantic    --

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12
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FEATURED ALBUM OF THE WEEK

TWIST WITH BOBBY DARIN--BOBBY DARIN--ATCO

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