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THE UNITED KINGDOM'S (NATIONAL MUSIC EXPRESS) TOP 100 SINGLES FOR 1955 (ZOBBEL.DE WEBSITE) PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Barry Kowal   
Feb 21, 2015 at 06:27 AM

THE UNITED KINGDOM'S (NATIONAL MUSIC EXPRESS) TOP 100 SINGLES FOR 1955 (ZOBBEL.DE WEBSITE)


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No. Pts.Wks.(HP) Artist: Title (Label)
  1 1104 24  (1) 'Tennessee' Ernie Ford: GIVE ME YOUR WORD (Capitol)
  2 1050 19  (1) Slim Whitman: ROSE MARIE (London)
  3  965 23  (1) Ruby Murray: SOFTLY, SOFTLY (Columbia)
  4  881 21  (1) Eddie Calvert:CHERRY PINK (AND APPLE BLOSSOM WHITE)(Columbia)
  5  831 22  (2) Frankie Laine: COOL WATER (Philips)
  6  720 17  (1) P?rez 'Prez' Prado:CHERRY PINK AND APPLE BLOSSOM WHITE 
  7  707 14  (1) Bill Haley & his Comets:(WE'RE GONNA) ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK 
  8  702 18  (1) Jimmy Young: UNCHAINED MELODY (Decca)
  9  631 16  (1) Tony Bennett: STRANGER IN PARADISE (Philips)
 10  614 16  (1) Alma Cogan: DREAMBOAT / THE DIDDLE-EE-I IRISH MAMBO (HMV)
 11  611 20  (3) David Whitfield: EV'RYWHERE (Decca)
 12  602 12  (1) Jimmy Young: THE MAN FROM LARAMIE (Decca)
 13  600 12  (1) Rosemary Clooney: MAMBO ITALIANO (Philips)
 14  600 17  (2) Al Hibbler: UNCHAINED MELODY (FROM "UNCHAINED") (Brunswick)
 15  545 20  (4) The Crew-Cuts: EARTH ANGEL (WILL YOU BE MINE) (Mercury)
 16  518 13  (2) Frank Sinatra: LEARNIN' THE BLUES (Capitol)
 17  500 17  (3) Ruby Murray: EVERMORE (Columbia)
 18  496 11  (1) Dickie Valentine: THE FINGER OF SUSPICION (Decca)
 19  481 13  (1) Johnston Brothers: HERNANDO'S HIDEAWAY / HEY THERE (Decca)
 20  407 13  (2) Mitch Miller/his Orchestra:THE YELLOW ROSE OF TEXAS 
 21  402 12  (2) Cyril Stapleton Orchestra/Julie Dawn:BLUE STAR/HONEY BABE 
 22  383 16  (5) Malcolm Vaughan: EV'RY DAY OF MY LIFE / MAMA (HMV)
 23  370 15  (4) Dickie Valentine: I WONDER (Decca)
 24  367  7  (1) Dickie Valentine: CHRISTMAS ALPHABET (Decca)
 25  351 14  (5) Caterina Valente: THE BREEZE AND I (Polydor)
 26  350  8  (2) Al Alberts & Four Aces:LOVE IS A MANY SPLENDOURED THING 
 27  327 10  (3) Ruby Murray: HEARTBEAT / HE'S A PAL OF MINE (Columbia)
 28  319 13  (6) Tony Martin: STRANGER IN PARADISE (HMV)
 29  317 10  (3) Winifred Atwell: LET'S HAVE A DING DONG MEDLEY (Decca)
 30  314 13  (6) Frankie Laine: STRANGE LADY IN TOWN (Philips)
 31  306 13  (4) Ray Burns: MOBILE (Columbia)
 32  292 13  (6) Rosemary Clooney/The Mellomen:WHERE WILL THE DIMPLE BE? 
 33  275 11  (4) Ruby Murray/Anne Warren:IF...,I LOVE YOU/BEFORE WE KNOW IT 
 34  271 10  (3) Nat 'King' Cole: A BLOSSOM FELL (Capitol)
 35  266  8  (2) Max Bygraves: MEET ME ON THE CORNER (HMV)
 36  265 11  (4) Rosemary Clooney: HEY THERE (Philips)
 37  264 11  (5) Eddie Fisher: (I'M ALWAYS HEARING) WEDDING BELLS (HMV)
 38  259 10  (4) Bill Haley & his Comets: SHAKE, RATTLE AND ROLL (Brunswick)
 39  255  9  (4) The Stargazers: TWENTY TINY FINGERS (Decca)
 40  249 10  (5) Dean Martin: THE NAUGHTY LADY OF SHADY LANE (Capitol)
 41  246 12  (7) Slim Whitman: INDIAN LOVE CALL (London)
 42  239 11  (6) Eddie Calvert: JOHN AND JULIE (Columbia)
 43  234  8  (3) Billy Eckstine: NO ONE BUT YOU (MGM)
 44  232  9  (5) Johnnie Ray: HEY THERE (Philips)
 45  231 10  (7) Johnnie Ray: IF YOU BELIEVE (Philips)
 46  226  9  (3) Dean Martin: LET ME GO, LOVER (Capitol)
 47  202  9  (6) The Stargazers: CLOSE THE DOOR (Decca)
 48  201 10  (9) Teresa Brewer & The Lancers: LET ME GO LOVER (Vogue-Coral)
 49  193  8  (5) Dickie Valentine: MR. SANDMAN (Decca)
 50  190 11 (12) David Whitfield: MAMA (Decca)
 51  189  9  (7) Doris Day: READY, WILLING AND ABLE (Philips)
 52  188  9  (7) Eartha Kitt: UNDER THE BRIDGES OF PARIS (HMV)
 53  185  9  (8) David Whitfield: BEYOND THE STARS (Decca)
 54  181  7  (4) Ronnie Hilton: I STILL BELIEVE (HMV)
 55  180  8  (6) Dean Martin: UNDER THE BRIDGES OF PARIS (Capitol)
 56  179  9  (6) Joan Regan: PRIZE OF GOLD (Decca)
 57  179  9 (10) Les Baxter/his Chorus & Orch.:UNCHAINED MELODY/BLUE STAR 
 58  176  8  (6) Ruby Murray: HAPPY DAYS AND LONELY NIGHTS (Columbia)
 59  175 10  (9) Dickie Valentine: A BLOSSOM FELL (Decca)
 60  174  8  (7) Pat Boone: AIN'T THAT A SHAME (London)
 61  157  7  (7) Petula Clark: SUDDENLY THERE'S A VALLEY (Pye Nixa)
 62  155  7  (7) Frankie Laine: HAWK-EYE (Philips)
 63  154  7  (5) Ruby Murray: LET ME GO, LOVER (Columbia)
 64  151  8  (8) Sammy Davis, Jr.: LOVE ME OR LEAVE ME (Brunswick)
 65  150  7  (7) David Whitfield: WHEN YOU LOSE THE ONE YOU LOVE (Decca)
 66  149  7  (6) Ruby Murray: I'LL COME WHEN YOU CALL (Columbia)
 67  145  6  (6) Ames Brothers: THE NAUGHTY LADY OF SHADY LANE (HMV)
 68  140  8 (12) Barbara Lyon: STOWAWAY (Columbia)
 69  135  6  (6) Al Alberts & Four Aces: STRANGER IN PARADISE (Brunswick)
 70  123  7 (13) Ronnie Hilton: STARS SHINE IN YOUR EYES (HMV)
 71  121  7 (11) Sammy Davis, Jr.: SOMETHING'S GOTTA GIVE (Brunswick)
 72  118  7 (10) Ronnie Hilton: A BLOSSOM FELL (HMV)
 73  116  6  (8) Johnny Brandon w. The Phantoms: TOMORROW (Polygon)
 74  116  7 (13) Frank Sinatra: YOU, MY LOVE (Capitol)
 75  115  5  (6) Alma Cogan: I CAN'T TELL A WALTZ FROM A TANGO (HMV)
 76  114  7 (14) Joe 'Mr. Piano' Henderson/his Friends:SING IT AGAIN WITH JO 
 77   99  5 (10) Johnnie Ray: SONG OF THE DREAMER (Philips)
 78   98  5 (11) Johnnie Ray: HERNANDO'S HIDEAWAY (Philips)
 79   96  6 (14) Ray Burns: THAT'S HOW A LOVE SONG WAS BORN (Columbia)
 80   90  5 (12) Petula Clark: MAJORCA (Polygon)
 80   90  5 (12) Jo Stafford: SUDDENLY THERE'S A VALLEY (Philips)
 82   84  4  (8) Frankie Laine & The Four Lads: RAIN RAIN RAIN (Philips)
 83   84  5 (13) Gary Miller: YELLOW ROSE OF TEXAS (Pye Nixa)
 84   79  4 (10) Rosemary Clooney: THIS OLE HOUSE (Philips)
 85   76  4  (9) The Four Aces feat. Al Alberts: MISTER SANDMAN (Brunswick)
 86   74  3  (6) Alma Cogan: NEVER DO A TANGO WITH AN ESKIMO (HMV)
 87   74  4 (10) The Ink Spots: MELODY OF LOVE (Parlophone)
 88   74  4 (13) Singing Dogs: MEDLEY (Pye Nixa)
 89   71  4 (12) The Chordettes: MR. SANDMAN (Columbia)
 90   70  5 (19) Cyril Stapleton Orchestra: ELEPHANT TANGO (Decca)
 91   68  4 (14) McGuire Sisters: SINCERELY (Vogue-Coral)
 92   65  4 (14) Eddie Calvert: STRANGER IN PARADISE (Columbia)
 93   64  4 (14) Jane Froman: I WONDER (Capitol)
 93   64  4 (14) Lee Lawrence: SUDDENLY THERE'S A VALLEY (Columbia)
 95   61  4 (15) Dickie Valentine: THE OLD PI-ANNA RAG (Decca)
 96   60  4 (16) Mantovani Orchestra: LONELY BALLERINA (Decca)
 97   59  4 (16) Alma Cogan: GO ON BY (HMV)
 98   59  4 (17) Anne Shelton: ARRIVEDERCI DARLING (HMV)
 99   57  4 (18) Johnny Brandon: DON'T WORRY (Polygon)
100   56  3 (12) Frankie Vaughan: HAPPY DAYS AND LONELY NIGHTS (HMV)
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