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SILVER DOLLAR SURVEY

CHICAGO'S AUTHENTIC RADIO RECORD SURVEY
 AUGUST 18, 1962

Survey courtesy Rick Rumick

 

THIS                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  LAST
WEEK                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             WEEK
WKS
PLD

  1. BREAKING UP IS HARD TO DO
  2. SHEILA
  3. I LOVE YOU THE WAY YOU ARE
  4. THE LOCO-MOTION
  5. LITTLE DIANE
  6. COME ON LITTLE ANGEL
  7. SWINGIN' SAFARI
  8. A WONDERFUL DREAM
  9. YOU BELONG TO ME
10. THINGS
11. SEALED WITH A KISS
12. RINKY DINK
13. YOUR NOSE IS GONNA GROW
14. YOU DON'T KNOW ME
15. IF I HAD A HAMMER
16. MR. IN BETWEEN
17. RIGHT STRING BUT THE WRONG YO YO
18. SHE'S NOT YOU
19. SILVER THREADS AND GOLDEN NEEDLES
20. TIL DEATH DO US PART
21. WHAT'S A MATTER BABY
22. ALLEY CAT
23. RAMBLIN' ROSE
24. JIVIN AROUND
25. YOU CAN'T JUDGE A BOOK BY ITS COVER
26. I'M THE GIRL FROM WOLVERTON MTN.
27. DEVIL WOMAN
28. VACATION
29. MAKE IT EASY ON YOURSELF
30. TEENAGE IDOL
31. NO ONE WILL EVER KNOW
32. ON WHAT IT SEEMED TO BE
33. BIRDMAN
34. PAPA OOM MOW MOW
35. WORK SONG
36. STOP THE WEDDING
37. THE CURE
38. I'M TOSSIN' AND TURNIN' AGAIN
39. BROKEN HEART
40. SHERRY


Neil Sedaka - RCA     1
    Tommy Roe - ABC Para     2
Bobby Vinton - Diamond     5
Little Eva - Dimension     3
Dion - Laurie     6
Belmonts - Sabina     4
Billy Vaughn - Dot     9
Majors - Imperial     8
Duprees - Coed   15
Bobby Darin - Atco   16
Brian Hyland - ABC Para     7
Dave "Baby" Cortez - Julia   14
Johnny Crawford - Del Fi   24
Ray Charles - ABC Para   17
Peter, Paul & Mary - WB   25
Burl Ives - Decca   23
Dr. Feelgood - Okeh   37
Elvis Presley - RCA   30
Springfields - Philips   22
Bob Braun - Decca   21
Timi Yuro - Liberty   18
Bent Fabric - Atco   29
Nat King Cole - Capitol   26
Al Casey - Stacy   20
Bo Diddley - Checker   32
Jo Ann Campbell - Cameo    --
Marty Robbins - Columbia    --
Connie Francis - MGM   27
Jerry Butler - Veejay   28
Rick Nelson - Imperial    --
Jimmie Rodgers - Dot   31
Castells - Era   36
Highwaymen - UA    --
Rivingtons - Liberty   39
Don Caron - IRC   40
Etta James - Argo   34
Smitty Williams - MGM   38
Bobby Lewis - Beltone    --
Fiestas - Old Town    --
Four Seasons - Veejay    --


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  2
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  2
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  8
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FEATURE ALBUMS OF THE WEEK

THE LIVELY ONES - VIC DAMONE - CAPITOL
1,837 SECONDS OF HUMOR - RAY STEVENS - MERCURY

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