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RADIO STATION WMCA (NEW YORK CITY) WEEKLY SINGLES CHARTS FOR 1960 PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Barry Kowal   
Jan 22, 2008 at 10:26 AM
RADIO STATION WMCA (NEW YORK CITY) WEEKLY SINGLES CHARTS FOR 1960

WMCA SURVEY FOR FEBRUARY 18,1960
 1 THE THEME FROM ?A SUMMER PLACE? - Percy Faith & His Orchestra (Columbia)
 2 TEEN ANGEL - Mark Dinning (MGM)
 3 HANDY MAN - Jimmy Jones (Cub)
 4 RUNNING BEAR - Johnny Preston (Mercury)
 5 BABY(You?ve Got What It Takes)-Dinah Washington & Brook Benton(Mercury)
 6 HE?LL HAVE TO GO - Jim Reeves (RCA Victor)
 7 WHAT IN THE WORLD?S COME OVER YOU - Jack Scott (Top Rank)
 8 BEYOND THE SEA - Bobby Darin (Atco)
 9 YOU GOT WHAT I TAKES - Marv Johnson (United Artists)
10 LET IT BE ME - The Everly Brothers (Cadence)

FOR WMCA SURVEY FOR APRIL 28,1960
TW
 1 STUCK ON YOU - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)
 2 GREENFIELDS - The Brothers Four (Columbia)
 3 NIGHT - Jackie Wilson (Brunswick)
 4 SINK THE BISMARCK - Johnny Horton (Columbia)
 5 THE OLD LAMPLIGHTER - The Browns (RCA Victor)
 6 SIXTEEN REASONS - Connie Stevens (Warner Bros.)
 7 CRADLE OF LOVE - Johnny Preston (Mercury)
 8 I LOVE THE WAY YOU LOVE - Marv Johnson (United Artists)
 9 STEP BY STEP - The Crests (Coed)
11 MR. LUCKY - Henry Mancini & His Orchestra (RCA Victor)
12 FOOTSTEPS - Steve Lawrence (ABC-Paramount)
13 LET THE LITTLE GIRL DANCE - Billy Bland (Old Town)
14 STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN - Neil Sedaka (RCA Victor)
15 GOOD TIMIN? - Jimmy Jones (Cub)
16 APPLE GREEN - June Valli (Mercury)
17 WHAT AM I LIVING FOR - Conway Twitty (MGM)
18 PAPER ROSES - Anita Bryant (Carlton)
19 THE TIES THAT BIND/HITHER AND THITHER AND YON-Brook Benton(Mercury)
20 MOUNTAIN OF LOVE - Harold Dorman (Rita)
21 THE MADISON - Al Brown?s Tunetoppers featuring Cookie Brown (Amy)
22 CHERRY PIE - Skip & Flip (Brent)
23 FAME AND FORTUNE - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)
24 WHEN YOU WISH UPON A STAR - Dion & The Belmonts (Laurie)
25 CATHY?S CLOWN - The Everly Brothers (Warner Bros.)

WMCA SURVEY FOR MAY 5,1960
TW LW
 1  1 STUCK ON YOU - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)
 2  2 GREENFIELDS - The Brothers Four (Columbia)
 3  3 NIGHT - Jackie Wilson (Brunswick)
 4  4 SINK THE BISMARCK - Johnny Horton (Columbia)
 5 25 CATHY?S CLOWN - The Everly Brothers (Warner Bros.)
 6  6 SIXTEEN REASONS - Connie Stevens (Warner Bros.)
 7  7 CRADLE OF LOVE - Johnny Preston (Mercury)
 8 14 STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN - Neil Sedaka (RCA Victor)
 9 15 GOOD TIMIN? - Jimmy Jones (Cub)
10  9 STEP BY STEP - The Crests (Coed)
11 13 LET THE LITTLE GIRL DANCE - Billy Bland (Old Town)
12  5 THE OLD LAMPLIGHTER - The Browns (RCA Victor)
13 22 CHERRY PIE - Skip & Flip (Brent)
14 17 WHAT AM I LIVING FOR - Conway Twitty (MGM)
15 11 MR. LUCKY - Henry Mancini & His Orchestra (RCA Victor)
16 21 THE MADISON - Al Brown?s Tunetoppers featuring Cookie Brown (Amy)
17 16 APPLE GREEN - June Valli (Mercury)
18 81 HE?LL HAVE TO STAY - Jeanne Black (Capitol)
19 18 PAPER ROSES - Anita Bryant (Carlton)
20 ?? LONELY WEEKENDS - Charlie Rich (Phillips Int?l)
21 ?? RIGHT BY MY SIDE / YOUNG EMOTIONS - Ricky Nelson (Imperial)
22 19 THE TIES THAT BIND/HITHER AND THITHER AND YON-Brook Benton (Mercury)
23 24 WHEN YOU WISH UPON A STAR - Dion & The Belmonts (Laurie)
24 23 FAME AND FORTUNE - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)
25 ?? FOR LOVE / NO IF?S--NO AND?S - Lloyd Price (ABC-Paramount)
26  8 I LOVE THE WAY YOU LOVE - Marv Johnson (United Artists)
27 12 FOOTSTEPS - Steve Lawrence (ABC-Paramount)
28 20 MOUNTAIN OF LOVE - Harold Dorman (Rita)

For WMCA SURVEY FOR DECEMBER 1,1960
TW
 1 ARE YOU LONESOME TO-NIGHT? - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)
 2 STAY - Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs (Herald)
 3 A THOUSAND STARS - Kathy Young with The Innocents (Indigo)
 4 HE WILL BREAK YOUR HEART - Jerry Butler (Vee-Jay)
 5 POETRY IN MOTION - Johnny Tillotson (Cadence)
 6 MANY TEARS AGO - Connie Francis (MGM)
 7 I?LL SAVE THE LAST DANCE FOR YOU - Damita Jo (Mercury)
 8 LONELY TEENAGER - Dion (Laurie)
 9 THE HUCKLEBUCK - Chubby Checker (Parkway)
10 WONDERLAND BY NIGHT - Bert Kaempfert & His Orchestra (Decca)
11 NEW ORLEANS - U.S. Bonds (Legrand)
12 SAILOR (Your Home Is The Sea) - Lolita (Kapp)
13 SWAY - Bobby Rydell (Cameo)
14 EXODUS - Ferrante & Teicher (United Artists)
15 FOOLS RUSH IN (Where Angels Fear To Tread)/SOMEDAY YOU?LL WANT ME TO WANT YOU-Brook Benton(Mercury)
16 RUBY DUBY DU - Tobin Mathews & Co. (Chief)
17 ALONE AT LAST - Jackie Wilson (Brunswick)
18 OL? MAC DONALD - Frank Sinatra (Capitol)
19 MY GIRL JOSEPHINE - Fats Domino (Imperial)
20 PERFIDIA - The Ventures (Dolton)
22 WILL YOU LOVE ME TOMORROW - The Shirelles (Scepter)
23 DON?T GO TO STRANGERS - Etta Jones (Prestige)
24 BLUE TANGO - Bill Black?s Combo (Hi)
25 YOU?RE SIXTEEN - Johnny Burnette (Liberty)
28 NORTH TO ALASKA - Johnny Horton (Columbia)
34 COME RAIN OR COME SHINE - Ray Charles (Atlantic)
35 CORINNA, CORINNA - Ray Peterson (Dunes)

WMCA SURVEY FOR DECEMBER 8,1960
TW LW
 1  1 ARE YOU LONESOME TO-NIGHT? - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)
 2  3 A THOUSAND STARS - Kathy Young with The Innocents (Indigo)
 3  2 STAY - Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs (Herald)
 4  4 HE WILL BREAK YOUR HEART - Jerry Butler (Vee-Jay)
 5 10 WONDERLAND BY NIGHT - Bert Kaempfert & His Orchestra (Decca)
 6  6 MANY TEARS AGO - Connie Francis (MGM)
 7  5 POETRY IN MOTION - Johnny Tillotson (Cadence)
 8 11 NEW ORLEANS - U.S. Bonds (Legrand)
 9 14 EXODUS - Ferrante & Teicher (United Artists)
10 22 WILL YOU LOVE ME TOMORROW - The Shirelles (Scepter)
11  8 LONELY TEENAGER - Dion (Laurie)
12 12 SAILOR (Your Home Is The Sea) - Lolita (Kapp)
13  7 I?LL SAVE THE LAST DANCE FOR YOU - Damita Jo (Mercury)
14 15 FOOLS RUSH IN (Where Angels Fear To Tread)/SOMEDAY YOU?LL WANT ME TO WANT YOU-Brook Benton (Mercury)
15 13 SWAY - Bobby Rydell (Cameo)
16 16 RUBY DUBY DU - Tobin Mathews & Co. (Chief)
17 20 PERFIDIA - The Ventures (Dolton)
18 24 BLUE TANGO - Bill Black?s Combo (Hi)
19 19 MY GIRL JOSEPHINE - Fats Domino (Imperial)
20 25 YOU?RE SIXTEEN - Johnny Burnette (Liberty)
21 18 OL? MAC DONALD - Frank Sinatra (Capitol)
22 35 CORINNA, CORINNA - Ray Peterson (Dunes)
23 23 DON?T GO TO STRANGERS - Etta Jones (Prestige)
24 ?? I GOTTA KNOW - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)
25 34 COME RAIN OR COME SHINE - Ray Charles (Atlantic)
26 53 LAST DATE - Floyd Cramer (RCA Victor)
27 28 NORTH TO ALASKA - Johnny Horton (Columbia)
28  9 THE HUCKLEBUCK - Chubby Checker (Parkway)
29 17 ALONE AT LAST - Jackie Wilson (Brunswick)

Note: All of these surveys for WMCA are off-air surveys.Many of the off-air surveys
are missing.If anyone has the missing numbers or any of the missing off air surveys
in 1960,please contact me.

Last Updated ( May 20, 2012 at 06:32 AM )


  
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