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SILVER DOLLAR SURVEY

MAY 1, 1964

Survey courtesy Mike Gallant

NOTE: This week WLS only published the top twenty current hits plus the "20 Best Silver Dollar Records Of Our First Four Years".

TW LW Wks Played SONG- Artist

  1     1   11     SUSPICION- Terry Stafford - Crusade
  2     3     6     DEAD MAN'S CURVE/ NOW GIRL IN SCHOOL- Jan & Dean - Liberty
  3     4     9     WHITE ON WHITE- Danny Williams - UA
  4     5   11     HELLO DOLLY- Louis Armstrong - Kapp
  5     6     7     BITS AND PIECES- Dave Clark - Epic
  6     2   10     CROOKED LITTLE MAN- Serendipity Singers - Philips
  7   30     5     LOVE ME DO/PS I LOVE YOU- The Beatles - Tollie
  8   16     7     TALL COOL ONE- The Wailers - Golden Crest
  9     8   11     FOREVER- Peter Drake - Smash
10   10     9     CAN'T BUY ME LOVE/YOU CAN'T DO THAT- The Beatles - Capitol
11     5     8     SHE'S A BAD MOTORCYCLE- The Crestones - Markie
12   11     9     MY HEART BELONGS TO ONLY YOU- Bobby Vinton - Epic
13   14     9     STAY- Four Seasons - Vee Jay
14     7     8     THANK YOU GIRL/ DO YOU WANT TO KNOW- The Beatles - Vee Jay
15   13     8     THAT'S THE WAY BOYS ARE- Lesley Gore - Mercury
16   27     7     YESTERDAY'S GONE- Chad Stuart & Jeremy Clyde - WA
17   25     6     WHENEVER HE HOLDS YOU- Bobby Goldsboro - UA
18   22     6     RONNIE- The Four Seasons - Philips
19   37     7     MY GUY- Mary Wells - Motown
20   19     3     LET'S HAVE A PARTY- The Rivieras - Riviera

20 BEST SILVER DOLLAR RECORDS OF OUR FIRST 4 YEARS

  1 I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND- The Beatles - Capitol
  2 SHE LOVES YOU- the Beatles - Swan
  3 TWIST AND SHOUT- The Beatles - Tollie
  4 DOMINIQUE- The Singing Nun - Philips
  5 I CAN'T STOP LOVING YOU- Ray Charles - ABC Para
  6 SHERRY- Four Seasons - Vee Jay
  7 SUKIYAKI- Kyu Sakamoto - Capitol
  8 SOLDIER BOY- Shirelles - Scepter
  9 CALCUTTA- Lawrence Welk -Dot
10 MY BOYFRIEND'S BACK- The Angels - Smash
11 EXODUS- Ferrante & Teicher - UA
12 SUGAR SHACK- Jimmy Gilmer - Dot
13 IT'S MY PARTY- Lesley Gore - Mercury
14 HEY PAULA- Paul & Paula - Philips
15 ROSES ARE RED- Bobby Vinton - Epic
16 WONDERFUL SUMMER- Robin Ward - Dot
17 DUKE OF EARL- Gene Chandler - Vee Jay
18 PATCHES- Dickey Lee - Smash
19 STRANGER ON THE SHORE- Acker Bilk - Atco
20 EASIER SAID THAN DONE- Essex - Roulette

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