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SILVER DOLLAR SURVEY

CHICAGO'S AUTHENTIC RADIO RECORD SURVEY
 FEBRUARY 3, 1962

Survey courtesy Aaron Mintz

 

THIS
WEEK

LAST
WEEK

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

Gene Pitney-Musicor     1
Chubby Checker-Parkway     2
Sue Thompson-Hickory     6
Elvis Presley-RCA     5
Joey Dee-Roulette     3
Gene Chandler-Veejay   27
Dion-Laurie   10
Burl Ives-Decca   23
Ral Donner-Gone     7
Highwaymen-UA   22
Henry Mancini-RCA     8
Showmen-Minit   16
Bobby Darin-Atco   12
Tokens-RCA     4
U. S. Bonds-Legrand   17
Barbara George-AFO     9
Corsairs-Tuff   15
Shirelles-Scepter   24
Frank Slay-Swan   13
Brenda Lee-Decca   26
Bill Black-Hi   25
Everly Bros.-Warner Br.   32
Jimmy Elledge-RCA   29
Lee Dorsey-Fury   33
Elliot Evans-Reprise   28
Susan Summers-Diamond   21
Sensations-Argo   30
Ace Cannon-Hi   35
Gladys Knight-Fury   31
Sheb Wooley-MGM    --
Eddie Holland-Motown   34
Paris Sisters-Gregmark   37
Gene McDaniels-Liberty    --
James Brown-King    --
Calvin Carter-Veejay   36
Johnny Tillotson-Cadence    --
Brook Benton-Mercury    --
Marlow Morris-Columbia   40
Johnny Crawford-Del Fi   39
Johnny&Debonairs-Fenway   38

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FEATURED ALBUM OF THE WEEK

TEARS AND LAUGHTER--DINAH WASHINGTON--MERCURY

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