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SILVER DOLLAR SURVEY

Chicago's Official Radio Record Survey

SEPTEMBER 4, 1964

Survey courtesy Rick Rumick

THIS   LAST   WEEKS  
WEEK  WEEK    PLAYED

  1.      1      8    Where Did Our Love Go....................The Supremes - Motown
  2.      5      7    Because.................................................Dave Clark Five - Epic
  3.      2      6    House Of The Rising Sun..........................The Animals - MGM
  4.      3    12    Everybody Loves Somebody...................Dean Martin - Reprise
  5.      4    10    Under The Boardwalk..............................The Drifters - Atlantic
  6.      6      9    A Hard Day's Night.................................................The Beatles
  7.    20      5    Remember......................................The Shangri-Las - Red Bird
  8.    12    11    Handy Man.................................................Del Shannon - Amy
  9.      7    12    Wishin' And Hopin'............................Dusty Springfield - Philips
10.    14      7    Car Hop......................................................The Exports - King
11.    10      9    How Do You Do It...............Gerry & The Pacemakers - Laurie
12.      8    11    C'mon And Swim (Pt 2)....................Bobby Freeman - Autumn
13.    17      9    Rockin' Robin..........................................The Rivieras - Riviera
14.    29      6    A Summer Song.................Chad Stuart & Jeremy Clyde - WA
15.    24      6    Bread And Butter...............................The Newbeats - Hickory
16.    22      4    Pretty Woman...................................Roy Orbison - Monument
17.    36      4    Last Kiss...............................................J. Frank Wilson - Josie
18.    16      6    Maybelline...........................................Johnny Rivers - Imperial
19.     --      3    Funny...................................................Joe Hinton - Back Beat
20.    18      8    Dartell Stomp..................................The Mustangs - Providence

NOTE: Only the top twenty was published this week. It was followed by a list of the
20 BEST SELLING #1 RECORDS

  1. I Want To Hold Your Hand......The Beatles - Capitol....Jan. & Feb.       1964
  2. She Love's Me* (You)................The Beatles - Swan....March               1964
  3. Twist And Shout..........................The Beatles - Tollie....Mar. & April     1964
  4. Dominique..........................The Singing Nun - Philips....Nov.                  1963
  5. I Can't Stop Loving You.....Ray Charles - ABC Para....June                   1962
  6. Sherry...........................The Four Seasons - Vee Jay....September         1962
  7. Love Me Do...............................The Beatles - Tollie....May & June       1964
  8. Rag Doll..........................The Four Seasons - Philips....July                    1964
  9. Sukiyaka(i)........................Kyu Sakamoto - Capitol.....May & June       1963
10. Soldier Boy...........................The Shirelles - Scepter....May                   1962
11. Calcutta.................................Lawrence Welk - Dot....Feb.                    1961
12. My Boyfriend's Back................The Angels - Smash....Aug. & Sept.       1963
13. Exodus..............................Ferrante & Teicher - UA....Dec.                   1960
14. Sugar Shack..............................Jimmy Gilmer - Dot....Oct.                    1963
15. It's My Party........................Lesley Gore - Mercury....May                    1963
16. Hey Paula..............................Paul & Paula - Philips....Feb.                    1963
17. Roses Are Red........................Bobby Vinton - Epic....July                     1962
18. Wonderful Summer.....................Robin Ward - Dot....Dec.                    1963
19. Duke Of Earl....................Gene Chandler - Vee Jay....Feb. & Mar.       1962
20. Patches....................................Dickey Lee - Smash....Oct.                    1962

This survey is compiled each week by WLS Radio Chicago from reports of all
record sales gathered from leading record outlets in the Chicagoland area.
Hear Dex Card play all the SILVER DOLLAR SURVEY hits daily from 3:00 to
6:30 P.M. *Denotes record first heard in Chicago on WLS.

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