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SILVER DOLLAR SURVEY

CHICAGO'S AUTHENTIC RADIO RECORD SURVEY
 FEBRUARY 24, 1962

Survey courtesy Rick Rumick

 

THIS 
WEEK

LAST 
WEEK

WKS
PLD


  1. DUKE OF EARL
  2. HEY BABY
  3. COTTONFIELDS
  4. MOON RIVER
  5. BABY IT'S YOU
  6. CRYING IN THE RAIN
  7. THE WANDERER
  8. TO A SLEEPING BEAUTY
  9. DREAMY EYES
10. IT WILL STAND
11. A LITTLE BITTY TEAR
12. DEAR LADY TWIST
13. THE TWIST
14. NORMAN
15. DEAR ONE
16. HE KNOWS I LOVE HIM TOO MUCH
17. THAT'S MY PA
18. TUFF
19. TOWN WITHOUT  PITY
20. LET ME IN
21. CHIP CHIP
22. DRUMS ARE MY BEAT
23. BREAK IT TO ME GENTLY
24. JAMIE
25. MY BOOMERANG WON'T COME BACK
26. I'LL SEE YOU IN MY DREAMS
27. PERCOLATOR
28. CRY TO ME
29. PATTI ANN
30. MIDNIGHT IN MOSCOW
31. SHIMMY SHIMMY WALK (PT 1)
32. HER ROYAL MAJESTY
33. SURFER'S STOMP
34. MY MELANCHOLY BABY
35. CHATTANOOGA CHOO CHOO
36. DON'T BREAK THE HEART THAT 
37. QUARTER TO FOUR STOMP
38. BWA NINA
39. TWISTIN' POSTMAN
40. LOVE IS THE SWEETEST THING


Gene Chandler - Veejay     1
Bruce Channel - Smash   15
Highwaymen - UA     5
Henry Mancini   10
Shirelles - Scepter     7
Everly Bros. - WB   11
Dion - Laurie     2
Jimmy Dean - Columbia   18
Johnny Tillotson - Cadence   14
Showmen - Minit     6
Burl Ives - Decca     8
U.S. Bonds - Legrand   12
Chubby Checker - Parkway     9
Sue Thompson - Hickory     4
Larry Finnegan - Old Town   23
Paris Sisters - Gregmark   16
Sheb Wooley - MGM   13
Ace Cannon - Hi   19
Gene Pitney - Musicor     3
Sensations - Argo   17
Gene McDaniels - Liberty   24
Sandy Nelson - Imperial   22
Brenda Lee - Decca   20
Eddie Holland - Motown   25
Charlie Drake - UA   30
Pat Boone - Dot   27
Billy Joe & Checkmates - Dore   28
Solomon Burke - Atlantic   29
Johnny Crawford - Del Fi   ret
Kenny Ball - Kapp    --
Megatons - Checker   33
James Darren - Colpix    --
Marketts - Liberty   39
Marcels - Colpix   40
Floyd Cramer - RCA   32
Connie Francis - MGM    --
Stompers - Landa    --
Tokens - RCA    --
Marvelettes - Tamla    --
Saverio Saridis - WB    --


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FEATURE ALBUM OF THE WEEK

THE HIT SOUND--ANITA KERR SINGERS--RCA

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