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SILVER DOLLAR SURVEY

CHICAGO'S AUTHENTIC RADIO RECORD SURVEY
 JANUARY 27, 1962

Survey courtesy Rick Rumick

 

THIS 
WEEK

LAST 
WEEK

WKS 
PLD


  1. TOWN WITHOUT PITY
  2. THE TWIST
  3. PEPPERMINT TWIST
  4. THE LION SLEEPS TONIGHT
  5. CAN'T HELP FALLING IN LOVE
  6. NORMAN
  7. SHE'S EVERYTHING
  8. MOON RIVER
  9. I KNOW
10. THE MAJESTIC/THE WANDERER
11. LET THERE BE DRUMS
12. IRRESISTABLE YOU
13. FLYING CIRCLE
14. RUN TO HIM
15. SMOKY PLACES
16. IT WILL STAND
17. DEAR LADY TWIST
18. WHEN I FALL IN LOVE
19. NIGHT OWL
20. POCKETFUL OF MIRACLES
21. MOMMY & DADDY WERE TWISTIN
22. COTTONFIELDS
23. A LITTLE BITTY TEAR
24. BABY IT'S YOU
25. TWIST HER
26. BREAK IT TO ME GENTLY
27. DUKE OF EARL
28. CONCERTO FOR THE X-15
29. FUNNY HOW TIME SLIPS AWAY
30. LET ME IN
31. LETTER FULL OF TEARS
32. CRYING IN THE RAIN
33. DO RE MI
34. JAMIE
35. TUFF
36. WHAT'D I SAY
37. HE KNOWS I LOVE HIM TOO MUCH
38. THE BONECRACKER
39. PATTI ANN
40. PLAY THE THING


Gen Pitney - Musicor     1
Chubby Checker - Parkway     2
Joey Dee (& Starliters) - Roulette     3
Tokens - RCA     4
Elvis Presley - RCA     6
Sue Thompson - Hickory   20
Ral Donner - Gone     8
Henry Mancini - RCA     7
Barbara George - AFO   12
Dion - Laurie   11
Sandy Nelson - Imperial     5
Bobby Darin - Atco   17
Frank Slay - Swan   13
Bobby Vee - Liberty   10
Corsairs - Tuff     9
Showmen - Minit   27
U.S. Bonds - Legrand   30
Lettermen - Capitol   18
Dukays - NAT   22
Frank Sinatra - Reprise   24
Susan Summers - Diamond   29
Highwaymen - UA    --
Burl Ives - Decca    --
Shirelles - Scepter   28
Bill Black - Hi   32
Brenda Lee - Decca   40
Gene Chandler - Veejay    --
Elliot Evans - Reprise   39
Jimmy Elledge - RCA   35
Sensations - Argo    --
Gladys Knight - Fury   33
Everly Bros. - WB    --
Lee Dorsey - Fury   34
Eddie Holland - Motown    --
Ace Cannon - Hi    --
Calvin Carter - Veejay    --
Paris Sisters - Gregmark    --
Johnny & Debonairs - Fenway    --
Johnny Crawford - Del Fi    --
Marlow Morris - Columbia    --


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FEATURE ALBUM OF THE WEEK

THE CLASSIC DELLA - DELLA REESE - RCA

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