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Sep 14, 2016 at 10:22 PM

RADIO STATION WMGM (NEW YORK CITY) TOP 200 SINGLES OF 1961 (Station's Survey)

Will You Love Me Tomorrow

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   RADIO STATION WMGM (NEW YORK CITY) TOP 100 SINGLES OF 1961 (Station's Survey)
  1. WILL YOU LOVE ME TOMORROW - The Shirelles (Scepter)
  2. QUARTER TO THREE - Gary (U.S.) Bonds (Legrand)
  3. EXODUS - Ferrante & Teicher (United Artists)
  4. RUNAWAY - Del Shannon (Big Top)
  5. THE LION SLEEPS TONIGHT - The Tokens (RCA Victor)*
  6. TRAVELIN? MAN - Rick Nelson (Imperial)
  7. BLUE MOON - The Marcels (Colpix)
  8. RUNAROUND SUE - Dion (Laurie)
  9. THERE?S A MOON OUT TONIGHT - The Capris (Old Town)
 10. PLEASE MR. POSTMAN - The Marvelettes (Tamla)
 11. PONY TIME - Chubby Checker (Parkway)
 12. A HUNDRED POUNDS OF CLAY - Gene McDaniels (Liberty)
 13. MOTHER-IN-LAW - Ernie K-Doe (Minit)
 14. TAKE GOOD CARE OF MY BABY - Bobby Vee (Liberty)
 15. PLEASE LOVE ME FOREVER - Cathy Jean & The Roommates (Valmor)
 16. PEPPERMINT TWIST - Joey Dee & The Starliters (Roulette)*
 17. DADDY?S HOME - Shep & The Limelites (Hull)
 18. SHOP AROUND - The Miracles (Tamla)
 19. MICHAEL - The Highwaymen (United Artists)
 20. PRETTY LITTLE ANGEL EYES - Curtis Lee (Dunes)
 21. CALCUTTA - Lawrence Welk & His Orchestra (Dot)
 22. TOSSIN? AND TURNIN? - Bobby Lewis (Beltone)
 23. LET?S TWIST AGAIN - Chubby Checker (Parkway)
 24. BIG BAD JOHN - Jimmy Dean (Columbia)
 25. BRISTOL STOMP - The Dovells (Parkway)
 26. BARBARA-ANN - The Regents (Gee)
 27. SPANISH HARLEM - Ben E. King (Atco)
 28. ANGEL BABY - Rosie & The Originals (Highland)
 29. MY TRUE STORY - The Jive Five (Beltone)
 30. (I Don?t Know Why) BUT I DO - Clarence Henry (Argo)
 31. SCHOOL IS OUT - Gary (U.S.) Bonds (Legrand)
 32. GEE WHIZ (Look At His Eyes) - Carla Thomas (Atlantic)
 33. HEART AND SOUL - The Cleftones (Gee)
 34. RAINDROPS - Dee Clark (Vee-Jay)
 35. I?VE TOLD EVERY LITTLE STAR - Linda Scott (Canadian-American)
 36. THE BOLL WEEVIL SONG - Brook Benton (Mercury)
 37. THOSE OLDIES BUT GOODIES (Remind Me Of You) - Little Caesar &
     The Romans (Del-Fi)
 38. HIT THE ROAD JACK - Ray Charles (ABC-Paramount)
 39. BABY BLUE - The Echoes (Seg-way)
 40. STAND BY ME - Ben E. King (Atco)
 41. DEDICATED TO THE ONE I LOVE - The Shirelles (Scepter)
 42. HATS OFF TO LARRY - Del Shannon (Big Top)
 43. RUNNING SCARED - Roy Orbison (Monument)
 44. I LIKE IT LIKE THAT (pt. 1) - Chris Kenner (Instant)
 45. ONCE IN AWHILE - The Chimes (Tag)
 46. MAMA SAID - The Shirelles (Scepter)
 47. HEARTACHES - The Marcels (Colpix)
 48. CRYING - Roy Orbison (Monument)
 49. DOES YOUR CHEWING GUM LOSE ITS FLAVOR (On The Bedpost Over Night) -
     Lonnie Donegan & His Skiffle Group (Dot)
 50. WHERE THE BOYS ARE - Connie Francis (M-G-M)
 51. GOODBYE CRUEL WORLD - James Darren (Colpix)
 52. BLESS YOU - Tony Orlando (Epic)
 53. RAMA LAMA DING DONG - The Edsels (Twin)
 54. RUN TO HIM - Bobby Vee (Liberty)
 55. CALENDAR GIRL - Neil Sedaka (RCA Victor)
 56. WHEELS - The String-A-Longs (Warwick)
 57. TONIGHT I FELL IN LOVE - The Tokens (Warwick)
 58. YOU?RE THE REASON - Bobby Edwards (Crest)
 59. I LOVE HOW YOU LOVE ME - The Paris Sisters (Gregmark)
 60. SURRENDER - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)
 61. THE FLY - Chubby Checker (Parkway)
 62. LOOK IN MY EYES - The Chantels (Carlton)
 63. HURT - Timi Yuro (Liberty)
 64. HAPPY BIRTHDAY, SWEET SIXTEEN - Neil Sedaka (RCA Victor)
 65. YELLOW BIRD - The Arthur Lyman Group (Hi Fi)
 66. THIS TIME - Troy Shondell (Liberty)
 67. MOON RIVER - Jerry Butler (Vee-Jay)
 68. PORTRAIT OF MY LOVE - Steve Lawrence (United Artists)
 69. ONCE UPON A TIME - Rochell & The Candles (Swingin?)
 70. DON?T BET MONEY HONEY - Linda Scott (Canadian-American)
 71. TONIGHT (Could Be The Night) - The Velvets (Monument)
 72. THE WAY YOU LOOK TONIGHT - The Lettermen (Capitol)
 73. LAST NIGHT - The Mar-Keys (Satellite)
 74. I COUNT THE TEARS - The Drifters (Atlantic)
 75. YOU MUST HAVE BEEN A BEAUTIFUL BABY - Bobby Darin (Atco)
 76. WOODEN HEART - Joe Dowell (Smash)
 77. THERE?S NO OTHER (Like My Baby) - The Crystals (Philles)
 78. RUBBER BALL - Bobby Vee (Liberty)
 79. SOLITAIRE - The Embers (Empress)
 80. BABY SITTIN? BOOGIE - Buzz Clifford (Columbia)
 81. APACHE - Jorgen Ingmann & His Guitar (Atco)
 82. MOODY RIVER - Pat Boone (Dot)
 83. WIZARD OF LOVE - The Ly-Dells (Master)
 84. WHO PUT THE BOMP (In The Bomp, Bomp, Bomp) - Barry Mann
     (ABC-Paramount)
 85. ALL IN MY MIND - Maxine Brown (Nomar)
 86. WALK ON BY - Leroy Van Dyke (Mercury)
 87. HALFWAY TO PARADISE - Tony Orlando (Epic)
 88. COTTON FIELDS / THE GYPSY ROVER - The Highwaymen (United Artists)*
 89. TONIGHT - Jay & The Americans (United Artists) / Ferrante & Teicher
     (United Artists)
 90. SAD MOVIES (Make Me Cry) - Sue Thompson (Hickory)
 91. TOGETHER - Connie Francis (M-G-M)
 92. THINK TWICE - Brook Benton (Mercury)
 93. YA YA - Lee Dorsey (Fury)
 94. SOME KIND OF WONDERFUL - The Drifters (Atlantic)
 95. GOOD TIME BABY - Bobby Rydell  (Cameo)
 96. I DON?T KNOW WHY - Linda Scott (Canadian-American)
 97. THE TOUCHABLES - Dickie Goodman (Mark-X)
 98. I UNDERSTAND (Just How You Feel) - The G-Clefs (Terrace)
 99. FOOL #1 - Brenda Lee (Decca)
100. TOWER OF STRENGTH - Gene McDaniels (Liberty)

101. MEXICO - Bob Moore & His Orchestra (Monument)
102. THE MOUNTAIN?S HIGH - Dick & DeeDee (Liberty)
103. YOU CAN DEPEND ON ME - Brenda Lee (Decca)
104. BETTER TELL HIM NO - The Starlets (PAM)
105. DUM DUM - Brenda Lee (Decca)
106. TELL ME WHY - The Belmonts (Sabrina)
107. LET?S GET TOGETHER - Hayley Mills (Buena Vista)
108. LET THERE BE DRUMS - Sandy Nelson (Imperial)
109. WALK RIGHT BACK - The Everly Brothers (Warner Bros.)
110. WHAT A SWEET THING THAT WAS - The Shirelles (Scepter)
111. WHEN I FALL IN LOVE - The Lettermen (Capitol)
112. LITTLE SISTER / (Marie?s The Name) HIS LATEST FLAME - Elvis Presley
     (RCA Victor)
113. CORINNA, CORINNA - Ray Peterson (Dunes)
114. FOOT STOMPING (pt. 1) - The Flares (Felsted)
115. GLORY OF LOVE - The Roommates (Valmor)
116. LOVER?S ISLAND - The Blue Jays (Milestone)
117. EVERY BEAT OF MY HEART - The Pips (Vee-Jay)
118. A LITTLE BIT OF SOAP - The Jarmels (Laurie)
119. LIFE IS BUT A DREAM - The Earls (Rome)
120. YOU CAN HAVE HER - Roy Hamilton (Epic)
121. EMOTIONS - Brenda Lee (Decca)
122. TONIGHT MY LOVE, TONIGHT - Paul Anka (ABC-Paramount)
123. GOOD GOODBY - The Bob Knight Four (Laurel)
124. A THING OF THE PAST - The Shirelles (Scepter)
125. ?TIL - The Angels (Caprice)
126. YOU ALWAYS HURT THE ONE YOU LOVE - Clarence Henry (Argo)
127. FUNNY - Maxine Brown (Nomar)
128. I DON?T WANT TO CRY - Chuck Jackson (Wand)
129. THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN - Al Caiola & His Orchestra (United Artists)
130. WHEN THE BOY IN YOUR HEART (Is The Boy In Your Arms) -
     Connie Francis (M-G-M)
131. RUNAROUND - The Regents (Gee)
132. ONE MINT JULEP - Ray Charles (Impulse!)
133. ROCK-A-BYE YOUR BABY WITH A DIXIE MELODY - Aretha Franklin (Columbia)
134. BIG JOHN - The Shirelles (Scepter)
135. BABY OH BABY - The Shells (Johnson)
136. JUKE BOX SATURDAY NIGHT - Nino & The Ebb Tides (Madison)
137. AFRICAN WALTZ - Johnny Dankworth & His Orchestra (Roulette)
138. SACRED - The Castells (Era)
139. DON?T WORRY - Marty Robbins (Columbia)
140. WHEN WE GET MARRIED - The Dreamlovers (Heritage)
141. TAKE GOOD CARE OF HER - Adam Wade (Coed)
142. THE GIRL?S A DEVIL - The Dukays (NAT)
143. A WONDER LIKE YOU - Rick Nelson (Imperial)
144. SWEETS FOR MY SWEET - The Drifters (Atlantic)
145. CRAZY - Patsy Cline (Decca)
146. FOR SENTIMENTAL REASONS - The Cleftones (Gee)
147. MARIA - Roger Williams (Kapp)
148. SONG OF THE NAIROBI TRIO - The Fortune Tellers (Music Makers)
149. I WANNA THANK YOU - Bobby Rydell (Cameo)
150. SEPTEMBER IN THE RAIN - Dinah Washington (Mercury)
151. GYPSY WOMAN - The Impressions (ABC-Paramount)
152. ASIA MINOR - Kokomo (Felsted)
153. HUMAN - Tommy Hunt (Scepter)
154. I REALLY LOVE YOU - The Stereos (Cub)
155. THE BILBAO SONG - Andy Williams (Cadence)
156. TRUST IN ME - Etta James (Argo)
157. THE HOOCHI COOCHI COO - Hank Ballard & The Midnighters (King)
158. REVENGE - Brook Benton (Mercury)
159. NEVER ON SUNDAY - The Chordettes (Cadence)
160. DANCE BY THE LIGHT OF THE MOON - The Olympics (Arvee)
161. HOLLYWOOD - Connie Francis (M-G-M)
162. WINGS OF A DOVE - Ferlin Husky (Capitol)
163. AT LAST - Etta James (Argo)
164. MORE MONEY FOR YOU AND ME - The Four Preps (Capitol)
165. SO LONG BABY - Del Shannon (Big Top)
166. PLEASE STAY - The Drifters (Atlantic)
167. ANNIVERSARY OF LOVE - The Caslons (Seeco)
168. DON?T BLAME ME - The Everly Brothers (Warner Bros.)
169. TEMPTATION - The Everly Brothers (Warner Bros.)
170. THE WATUSI - The Vibrations (Checker)
171. (Dance The) MESS AROUND - Chubby Checker (Parkway)
172. MISSING YOU - Ray Peterson (Dunes)
173. CUPID - Sam Cooke (RCA Victor)
174. ONE TRACK MIND - Bobby Lewis (Beltone)
175. JOHNNY WILL - Pat Boone (Dot)
176. UTOPIA - Frank Gari (Crusade)
177. UNDER THE MOON OF LOVE - Curtis Lee (Dunes)
178. LANGUAGE OF LOVE - John D. Loudermilk (RCA Victor)
179. JUST OUT OF REACH (Of My Two Open Arms) - Solomon Burke (Atlantic)
180. THOSE OLDIES BUT GOODIES (Remind Me Of You) - Nino & The Ebb Tides
     (Madison)
181. WELL, I TOLD YOU - The Chantels (Carlton)
182. BACK BEAT NO. 1 - The Rondels (Amy)
183. LAZY RIVER - Bobby Darin (Atco)
184. (Ghost) RIDERS IN THE SKY - The Ramrods (Amy)
185. GOODNIGHT BABY - The Imaginations (Music Makers)
186. MY EMPTY ARMS - Jackie Wilson (Brunswick)
187. I FEEL SO BAD - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)
188. SUCU SUCU - Ping-Pong (Kapp)
189. YOUR MA SAID YOU CRIED IN YOUR SLEEP LAST NIGHT - Kenny Dino
     (Musicor)
190. BREAKIN? IN A BRAND NEW BROKEN HEART - Connie Francis (M-G-M)
191. BRING BACK YOUR HEART - The Del Vikings (ABC-Paramount)
192. LITTLE DEVIL - Neil Sedaka (RCA Victor)
193. THE WRITING ON THE WALL - Adam Wade (Coed)
194. EBONY EYES - The Everly Brothers (Warner Bros.)
195. TUNES OF GLORY - Mitch Miller & His Orchestra (Columbia)
196. THE STORY OF MY LOVE - Paul Anka (ABC-Paramount)
197. THE FISH - Bobby Rydell (Cameo)
198. IT?S TOO SOON TO KNOW - Etta James (Argo)
199. WITHOUT YOU - Johnny Tillotson (Cadence)
200. PEANUT BUTTER - The Marathons (Arvee

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