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SILVER DOLLAR SURVEY

CHICAGO'S AUTHENTIC RADIO RECORD SURVEY
 AUGUST 11, 1962

Survey courtesy Aaron Mintz

 

THIS
WEEK

LAST
WEEK

WKS
PLD
  1. BREAKING UP IS HARD TO DO
  2. SHEILA
  3. THE LOCO MOTION
  4. COME ON LITTLE ANGEL
  5. I LOVE YOU THE WAY YOU ARE
  6. LITTLE DIANE
  7. SEALED WITH A KISS
  8. A WONDERFUL DREAM
  9. SWINGING SAFARI
10. PARTY LIGHTS
11. ROSES ARE RED
12. AHAB THE ARAB
13. JOHNNY GET ANGRY
14. RINKY DINK
15. YOU BELONG TO ME
16. THINGS
17. YOU DON'T KNOW ME
18. WHAT'S A MATTER BABY
19. HEART IN HAND
20. JIVIN AROUND
21. TIL DEATH DO US PART
22. SILVER THREADS & GOLDEN NEEDLES
23. MR. IN-BETWEEN
24. YOUR NOSE IS GONNA GROW
25. IF I HAD A HAMMER
26. RAMBLIN ROSE
27. VACATION
28. MAKE IT EASY ON YOURSELF
29. ALLEY CAT
30. SHE'S NOT YOU
31. NO ONE WILL EVER KNOW
32. CAN'T JUDGE A BOOK BY ITS COVER
33. BIRD MAN
34. STOP THE WEDDING
35. THE BOYS NIGHT OUT
36. OH WHAT IT SEEMED TO BE
37. RIGHT STRING BUT THE WRONG YO YO
38. THE CURE
39. PAPA OOM MOW MOW
40. WORK SONG

Neil Sedaka-RCA     1
Tommy Roe-ABC Para     2
Little Eva-Dimension     4
Belmonts-Sabina     6
Bobby Vinton-Diamond   16
Dion-Laurie     9
Brian Hyland-ABC Para     3
Majors-Imperial   17
Billy Vaughn-Dot   10
Claudine Clark-Chancellor   19
Bobby Vinton-Epic     5
Ray Stevens-Mercury     7
Joanie Sommers-WB     8
Dave "Baby" Cortez-Julia   21
Duprees-Coed   24
Bobby Darin-Atco   18
Ray Charles-ABC Para   22
Timi Yuro-Liberty   29
Brenda Lee-Decca   26
Al Casey-Stacy   25
Bob Braun-Decca   36
Dusty Springfield-Philips    --
Burl Ives-Decca   28
Johnny Crawford-Del Fi   40
Peter, Paul & Mary-WB    --
Nat Cole-Capitol    --
Connie Francis-MGM   30
Jerry Butler-Veejay    --
Bent Fabric-Atco    --
Elvis Presley-RCA    --
Jimmie Rodgers-Dot   34
Bo Diddley-Checker   37
Highwaymen-UA   33
Etta James-Argo    --
Patti Page-Mercury    --
Castells-Era    --
Dr. Feelgood-Okeh    --
Smitty Williams-MGM    --
Rivingtons-Liberty    --
Don Caron-IRC    --

  7
  7
  6
  9 
  5
  6
10
  7
  7
  8
12
  7
  9
  9
  4
  6
  5
  6
  6
  5
  3
  4
  4
  4
  3
  3
  7
  4
  1
  1
  3
  5
  3
  3
  3
  3
  3
  3
  4
  3

FEATURE ALBUMS OF THE WEEK

A YOUNG MAN'S FANCY--JOHNNY CRAWFORD--DEL FI
SOMETHING SPECIAL--KINGSTON TRIO--CAPITOL

This survey is compiled each week by WLS Radio/Chicago from reports of all record soles gathered from leading record outlets in the Chicagoland area. Hear Gene Taylor play all the SILVER DOLLAR SURVEY hits daily from 3:00 to 6:30 P.M.

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