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BILLBOARD MAGAZINE'S (USA) WEEKLY SINGLE (Best Selling Popular Retail Records) CHARTS FOR 1956

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:January 4,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  2  7 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-DEAN MARTIN
 2  1 10 Sixteen Tons-Tennessee Ernie Ford
 3  4  4 The Great Pretender-Platters
 4  3 13 I Hear You Knocking-Gale Storm
 5  9  6 Band Of Gold-Don Cherry
 6  8 10 Love & Marriage-Frank Sinatra
 7 10 16 He-Al Hibbler
 8  5 20 Moments To Remember-Four Lads
 9 21  2 Rock And Roll Waltz-Kay Starr
10 13 16 Only You-Platters
11 15  3 Lisbon Antigua-Nelson Riddle
12  7 22 Autumn Leaves-Roger Williams
13 14  5 Angels In The Sky-Crew-Cuts
14 12 10 It's Almost Tomorrow-Dream Weavers
15 18  3 Dungaree Doll-Eddie Fisher
16 25  9 Burn That Candle-Bill Haley & The Comets
16  -  1 Rock-A-Beatin Boogie-Bill Haley & The Comets
17 16  3 Teenage Prayer-Gale Storm
17  -  1 Memories Are Made Of This-Gale Storm
18 23  2 Are You Satisfied-Rusty Draper
19 11 20 Love Is A Many Splendored Thing-Four Aces
20 21  6 Daddy-O-Fontane Sisters

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:January 11,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  8 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-DEAN MARTIN
 2  2 11 Sixteen Tons-Tennessee Ernie Ford
 3  3  5 The Great Pretender-Platters
 4 11  4 Lisbon Antigua-Nelson Riddle
 5  5  7 Band Of Gold-Don Cherry
 6  9  3 Rock And Roll Waltz-Kay Starr
 7  4 14 I Hear You Knocking-Gale Storm
 8 15  4 Dungaree Doll-Eddie Fisher
 9 14 11 It's Almost Tomorrow-Dream Weavers
10  6 11 Love & Marriage-Frank Sinatra
11  8 21 Moments To Remember-Four Lads
12 12 23 Autumn Leaves-Roger Williams
13  7 17 He-Al Hibbler
14 13  6 Angels In The Sky-Crew-Cuts
14  -  1 Mostly Martha-Crew-Cuts
15 10 17 Only You-Platters
16 18  3 Are You Satisfied-Rusty Draper
17 17  4 Teenage Prayer-Gale Storm
17 17  2 Memories Are Made Of This-Gale Storm
17  -  2 See You Later,Alligator-Bill Haley & The Comets
19 21  3 Teenage Prayer-Gloria Mann
20 21 13 He-McGuire Sisters

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:January 18,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  9 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-DEAN MARTIN
 2  3  6 The Great Pretender-Platters
 3  2 12 Sixteen Tons-Tennessee Ernie Ford
 4  4  5 Lisbon Antigua-Nelson Riddle
 5  6  4 Rock And Roll Waltz-Kay Starr
 6  5  8 Band Of Gold-Don Cherry
 7 17  3 See You Later,Alligator-Bill Haley & The Comets
 8  9 12 It's Almost Tomorrow-Dream Weavers
 9  8  5 Dungaree Doll-Eddie Fisher
10  7 15 I Hear You Knocking-Gale Storm
11 14  7 Angels In The Sky-Crew-Cuts
11 14  2 Mostly Martha-Crew-Cuts
12 10 12 Love & Marriage-Frank Sinatra
13 11 22 Moments To Remember-Four Lads
14 13 18 He-Al Hibbler
15 12 24 Autumn Leaves-Roger Williams
16 16  4 Are You Satisfied-Rusty Draper
17 17  5 Teenage Prayer-Gale Storm
17 17  3 Memories Are Made Of This-Gale Storm
18  -  2 Chain Gang-Bobby Scott
19  -  1 No,Not Much-Four Lads
20 15 18 Only You-Platters

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:January 25,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1 10 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-DEAN MARTIN
 2  2  7 The Great Pretender-Platters
 3  5  5 Rock And Roll Waltz-Kay Starr
 4  3 13 Sixteen Tons-Tennessee Ernie Ford
 5  4  6 Lisbon Antigua-Nelson Riddle
 6  6  9 Band Of Gold-Don Cherry
 7  7  4 See You Later,Alligator-Bill Haley & The Comets
 8  8 13 It's Almost Tomorrow-Dream Weavers
 9  9  6 Dungaree Doll-Eddie Fisher
10 19  2 No,Not Much-Four Lads
11 16  5 Are You Satisfied-Rusty Draper
12 11  8 Angels In The Sky-Crew-Cuts
13 14 19 He-Al Hibbler
14 10 16 I Hear You Knocking-Gale Storm
15 12 13 Love & Marriage-Frank Sinatra
16 13 23 Moments To Remember-Four Lads
17 20 19 Only You-Platters
18 17  6 Teenage Prayer-Gale Storm
18 17  4 Memories Are Made Of This-Gale Storm
19 18  3 Chain Gang-Bobby Scott
20 21  2 Moritat(A Theme From The Three Penny Opera)-Dick Hyman Trio

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:February 1,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1 11 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-DEAN MARTIN
 2  2  8 The Great Pretender-Platters
 3  3  6 Rock And Roll Waltz-Kay Starr
 4  5  7 Lisbon Antigua-Nelson Riddle
 5  4 14 Sixteen Tons-Tennessee Ernie Ford
 6  7  5 See You Later,Alligator-Bill Haley & The Comets
 7  6 10 Band Of Gold-Don Cherry
 8 10  3 No,Not Much-Four Lads
 9  8 14 It's Almost Tomorrow-Dream Weavers
10  9  7 Dungaree Doll-Eddie Fisher
11 20  3 Moritat(A Theme From The Three Penny Opera)-Dick Hyman Trio
12 12  9 Angels In The Sky-Crew-Cuts
13 18  7 Teenage Prayer-Gale Storm
13 18  5 Memories Are Made Of This-Gale Storm
14 11  6 Are You Satisfied-Rusty Draper
15  -  1 Tutti' Frutti-Pat Boone
15  -  1 I'll Be Home-Pat Boone
16 13 20 He-Al Hibbler
17 21  2 Go On With The Wedding-Patti Page
18 14 17 I Hear You Knocking-Gale Storm
19 16 24 Moments To Remember-Four Lads
20 19  4 Chain Gang-Bobby Scott

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:February 8,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  3  7 ROCK AND ROLL WALTZ-KAY STARR
 2  4  8 Lisbon Antigua-Nelson Riddle
 3  2  9 The Great Pretender-Platters
 4  1 12 Memories Are Made Of This-Dean Martin
 5  8  4 No,Not Much-Four Lads
 6  6  6 See You Later,Alligator-Bill Haley & The Comets
 7  7 11 Band Of Gold-Don Cherry
 8  5 15 Sixteen Tons-Tennessee Ernie Ford
 9  -  1 Poor People Of Paris-Les Baxter
10 15  2 Tutti' Frutti-Pat Boone
10 15  2 I'll Be Home-Pat Boone
11  9 15 It's Almost Tomorrow-Dream Weavers
12 10  8 Dungaree Doll-Eddie Fisher
13 11  4 Moritat(A Theme From The Three Penny Opera)-Dick Hyman Trio
14 12 10 Angels In The Sky-Crew-Cuts
14  -  3 Mostly Martha-Crew-Cuts
15 13  8 Teenage Prayer-Gale Storm
15  -  1 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Frankie Lymon & Teenagers
17 17  3 Go On With The Wedding-Patti Page
18 21  4 Tutti' Frutti-Little Richard
19  -  1 Theme From The Three Penny Opera-Richard Hayman & Jan August
20 20  5 Chain Gang-Bobby Scott

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:February 15,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  2  9 LISBON ANTIGUA-NELSON RIDDLE
 2  1  8 Rock And Roll Waltz-Kay Starr
 3  3 10 The Great Pretender-Platters
 4  4 13 Memories Are Made Of This-Dean Martin
 5  5  5 No,Not Much-Four Lads
 6  6  7 See You Later,Alligator-Bill Haley & The Comets
 7  9  2 Poor People Of Paris-Les Baxter
 8  7 12 Band Of Gold-Don Cherry
 9 10  3 I'll Be Home-Pat Boone
10  8 16 Sixteen Tons-Tennessee Ernie Ford
11 11 16 It's Almost Tomorrow-Dream Weavers
12 12  9 Dungaree Doll-Eddie Fisher
13 15  2 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Frankie Lymon & Teenagers
14 13  5 Moritat(A Theme From The Three Penny Opera)-Dick Hyman Trio
15 14 11 Angels In The Sky-Crew-Cuts
15 14  4 Mostly Martha-Crew-Cuts
16 19  2 Theme From The Three Penny Opera-Richard Hayman & Jan August
17 21  3 Speedo-Cadillacs
18 20  6 Chain Gang-Bobby Scott
19 15  9 Teenage Prayer-Gale Storm
20 17  4 Go On With The Wedding-Patti Page

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:February 22,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1 10 LISBON ANTIGUA-NELSON RIDDLE
 2  2  9 Rock And Roll Waltz-Kay Starr
 3  3 11 The Great Pretender-Platters
 4  5  6 No,Not Much-Four Lads
 5  7  3 Poor People Of Paris-Les Baxter
 6  4 14 Memories Are Made Of This-Dean Martin
 7  6  8 See You Later,Alligator-Bill Haley & The Comets
 8  9  4 I'll Be Home-Pat Boone
 8  -  3 Tutti' Frutti-Pat Boone
 9  8 13 Band Of Gold-Don Cherry
10 14  6 Moritat(A Theme From The Three Penny Opera)-Dick Hyman Trio
11 13  3 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Frankie Lymon & Teenagers
12 11 17 It's Almost Tomorrow-Dream Weavers
13 12 10 Dungaree Doll-Eddie Fisher
14 10 17 Sixteen Tons-Tennessee Ernie Ford
15 16  3 Theme From The Three Penny Opera-Richard Hayman & Jan August
16 15 12 Angels In The Sky-Crew-Cuts
17 18  7 Chain Gang-Bobby Scott
18 22  2 Cry Baby-Bonnie Sisters
18  -  1 A Tear Fell-Teresa Brewer
18  -  1 Bo Weevil-Teresa Brewer
20 21  2 Lullaby Of Birdland-Blue Stars

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:February 29,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1 11 LISBON ANTIGUA-NELSON RIDDLE
 2  2 10 Rock And Roll Waltz-Kay Starr
 3  5  4 Poor People Of Paris-Les Baxter
 4  4  7 No,Not Much-Four Lads
 5  3 12 The Great Pretender-Platters
 6  7  9 See You Later,Alligator-Bill Haley & The Comets
 7  8  5 I'll Be Home-Pat Boone
 7  8  4 Tutti' Frutti-Pat Boone
 8  6 15 Memories Are Made Of This-Dean Martin
 9 11  4 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Frankie Lymon & Teenagers
10  9 14 Band Of Gold-Don Cherry
11 10  7 Moritat(A Theme From The Three Penny Opera)-Dick Hyman Trio
12  -  1 Hot Diggity-Perry Como
12  -  1 Juke Box Baby-Perry Como
13 12 18 It's Almost Tomorrow-Dream Weavers
14  -  1 Blue Suede Shoes-Carl Perkins
15 13 11 Dungaree Doll-Eddie Fisher
16 18  2 A Tear Fell-Teresa Brewer
16 18  2 Bo Weevil-Teresa Brewer
17 15  4 Theme From The Three Penny Opera-Richard Hayman & Jan August
18  -  1 Eddie My Love-Teen Queens
19  -  1 Heartbreak Hotel-Elvis Presley
20 16 13 Angels In The Sky-Crew-Cuts
20 18  3 Cry Baby-Bonnie Sisters

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:March 7,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1 12 LISBON ANTIGUA-NELSON RIDDLE
 2  3  5 Poor People Of Paris-Les Baxter
 3  2 11 Rock And Roll Waltz-Kay Starr
 4  4  8 No,Not Much-Four Lads
 5  5 13 The Great Pretender-Platters
 6  7  6 I'll Be Home-Pat Boone
 6  7  5 Tutti' Frutti-Pat Boone
 7  6 10 See You Later,Alligator-Bill Haley & The Comets
 8  9  5 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Frankie Lymon & Teenagers
 9 12  2 Hot Diggity-Perry Como
 9 12  2 Juke Box Baby-Perry Como
10  8 16 Memories Are Made Of This-Dean Martin
11 10 15 Band Of Gold-Don Cherry
12 11  8 Moritat(A Theme From The Three Penny Opera)-Dick Hyman Trio
13 17  5 Theme From The Three Penny Opera-Richard Hayman & Jan August
14 14  2 Blue Suede Shoes-Carl Perkins
15 19  2 Heartbreak Hotel-Elvis Presley
16 16  3 A Tear Fell-Teresa Brewer
16 16  3 Bo Weevil-Teresa Brewer
17 15 12 Dungaree Doll-Eddie Fisher
18 13 19 It's Almost Tomorrow-Dream Weavers
19  -  1 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Diamonds
20 -   1 Lovely One-Four Voices

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:March 14,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  2  6 POOR PEOPLE OF PARIS-LES BAXTER
 2  1 13 Lisbon Antigua-Nelson Riddle
 3  3 12 Rock And Roll Waltz-Kay Starr
 4  4  9 No,Not Much-Four Lads
 5  5 14 The Great Pretender-Platters
 6  6  7 I'll Be Home-Pat Boone
 6  6  6 Tutti' Frutti-Pat Boone
 7  9  3 Hot Diggity-Perry Como
 7  9  3 Juke Box Baby-Perry Como
 8  8  6 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Frankie Lymon & Teenagers
 9 14  3 Blue Suede Shoes-Carl Perkins
10  7 11 See You Later,Alligator-Bill Haley & The Comets
11 15  3 Heartbreak Hotel-Elvis Presley
11  -  1 I Was The One-Elvis Presley
12 12  9 Moritat(A Theme From The Three Penny Opera)-Dick Hyman Trio
13 10 17 Memories Are Made Of This-Dean Martin
14 16  4 A Tear Fell-Teresa Brewer
14 16  4 Bo Weevil-Teresa Brewer
15 11 16 Band Of Gold-Don Cherry
16 13  6 Theme From The Three Penny Opera-Richard Hayman & Jan August
17 22  3 Eddie My Love-Teen Queens
18 19  2 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Diamonds
19  -  1 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Gale Storm
20 18 20 It's Almost Tomorrow-Dream Weavers

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:March 21,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  7 POOR PEOPLE OF PARIS-LES BAXTER
 2  2 14 Lisbon Antigua-Nelson Riddle
 3  3 13 Rock And Roll Waltz-Kay Starr
 4  4 10 No,Not Much-Four Lads
 5  7  4 Hot Diggity-Perry Como
 5  7  4 Juke Box Baby-Perry Como
 6  6  8 I'll Be Home-Pat Boone
 6  6  7 Tutti' Frutti-Pat Boone
 7  9  4 Blue Suede Shoes-Carl Perkins
 8  8  7 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Frankie Lymon & Teenagers
 8 11  4 Heartbreak Hotel-Elvis Presley
 8 11  2 I Was The One-Elvis Presley
10  5 15 The Great Pretender-Platters
11 14  5 A Tear Fell-Teresa Brewer
11 14  5 Bo Weevil-Teresa Brewer
12 10 12 See You Later,Alligator-Bill Haley & The Comets
13 12 10 Moritat(A Theme From The Three Penny Opera)-Dick Hyman Trio
14 17  4 Eddie My Love-Teen Queens
15 15 17 Band Of Gold-Don Cherry
15 19  2 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Gale Storm
17  -  1 Eddie My Love-Chordettes
18 18  3 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Diamonds
19 13 18 Memories Are Made Of This-Dean Martin
20 25  2 Main Title (Man With The Golden Arm)-Richard Maltby

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:March 28,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  8 POOR PEOPLE OF PARIS-LES BAXTER
 2  2 15 Lisbon Antigua-Nelson Riddle
 3  7  5 Blue Suede Shoes-Carl Perkins
 4  5  5 Hot Diggity-Perry Como
 4  5  5 Juke Box Baby-Perry Como
 5  8  5 Heartbreak Hotel-Elvis Presley
 5  8  3 I Was The One-Elvis Presley
 6  3 14 Rock And Roll Waltz-Kay Starr
 7  6  9 I'll Be Home-Pat Boone
 7  6  8 Tutti' Frutti-Pat Boone
 8  4 11 No,Not Much-Four Lads
 9  8  8 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Frankie Lymon & Teenagers
10 10 16 The Great Pretender-Platters
11 11  6 A Tear Fell-Teresa Brewer
12 21  2 Rock Island Line-Lonnie Donegan
13 13 11 Moritat(A Theme From The Three Penny Opera)-Dick Hyman Trio
14 12 13 See You Later,Alligator-Bill Haley & The Comets
15 21  2 Eddie My Love-Fontane Sisters
16 14  5 Eddie My Love-Teen Queens
17  -  1 Theme From "The Man With The Golden Arm"-Elmer Bernstein
18 18  4 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Diamonds
19 24  2 (You've Got) The Magic Touch-Platters
20 15  3 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Gale Storm

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:April 4,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  9 POOR PEOPLE OF PARIS-LES BAXTER
 2  5  6 Heartbreak Hotel-Elvis Presley
 2  5  4 I Was The One-Elvis Presley
 3  4  6 Hot Diggity-Perry Como
 3  4  6 Juke Box Baby-Perry Como
 4  3  6 Blue Suede Shoes-Carl Perkins
 5  2 16 Lisbon Antigua-Nelson Riddle
 6  9  9 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Frankie Lymon & Teenagers
 7  7 10 I'll Be Home-Pat Boone
 7  7  9 Tutti' Frutti-Pat Boone
 8  6 15 Rock And Roll Waltz-Kay Starr
 9  8 12 No,Not Much-Four Lads
10 11  7 A Tear Fell-Teresa Brewer
10  -  6 Bo Weevil-Teresa Brewer
11 12  3 Rock Island Line-Lonnie Donegan
12 19  3 (You've Got) The Magic Touch-Platters
13 21  2 Long Tall Sally-Little Richard
14 13 12 Moritat(A Theme From The Three Penny Opera)-Dick Hyman Trio
15 10 17 The Great Pretender-Platters
16 15  3 Eddie My Love-Fontane Sisters
17 25  4 Main Title (Man With The Golden Arm)-Richard Maltby
18 14 14 See You Later,Alligator-Bill Haley & The Comets
19 18  5 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Diamonds
20 17  2 Theme From "The Man With The Golden Arm"-Elmer Bernstein

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:April 11,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  2  7 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-ELVIS PRESLEY
 1  2  5 I WAS THE ONE-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  3  7 Hot Diggity-Perry Como
 2  3  7 Juke Box Baby-Perry Como
 3  1 10 Poor People Of Paris-Les Baxter
 4  4  7 Blue Suede Shoes-Carl Perkins
 5  5 17 Lisbon Antigua-Nelson Riddle
 6  6 10 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Frankie Lymon & Teenagers
 7  7 11 I'll Be Home-Pat Boone
 7  7 10 Tutti' Frutti-Pat Boone
 8 10  4 Rock Island Line-Lonnie Donegan
 9 10  8 A Tear Fell-Teresa Brewer
 9 10  7 Bo Weevil-Teresa Brewer
10  9 13 No,Not Much-Four Lads
11 12  4 (You've Got) The Magic Touch-Platters
12 13  3 Long Tall Sally-Little Richard
13  8 16 Rock And Roll Waltz-Kay Starr
14  -  1 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-Morris Stoloff
15 21  2 Ivory Tower-Otis Williams & The Charms
16  -  2 Ivory Tower-Cathy Carr
17 17  5 Main Title (Man With The Golden Arm)-Richard Maltby
18 23  3 Saints Rock And Roll-Bill Haley & Comets
19 20  3 Theme From "The Man With The Golden Arm"-Elmer Bernstein
20 16  4 Eddie My Love-Fontane Sisters

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:April 18,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  8 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-ELVIS PRESLEY
 1  1  6 I WAS THE ONE-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  2  8 Hot Diggity-Perry Como
 2  2  8 Juke Box Baby-Perry Como
 3  3 11 Poor People Of Paris-Les Baxter
 4  4  8 Blue Suede Shoes-Carl Perkins
 5  5 18 Lisbon Antigua-Nelson Riddle
 6  6 11 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Frankie Lymon & Teenagers
 7 14  2 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-Morris Stoloff
 8 11  5 (You've Got) The Magic Touch-Platters
 9  8  5 Rock Island Line-Lonnie Donegan
10  9  9 A Tear Fell-Teresa Brewer
10  9  8 Bo Weevil-Teresa Brewer
11  7 12 I'll Be Home-Pat Boone
12 12  4 Long Tall Sally-Little Richard
13 10 14 No,Not Much-Four Lads
14 16  3 Ivory Tower-Cathy Carr
15 17  6 Main Title (Man With The Golden Arm)-Richard Maltby
16 19  4 Theme From "The Man With The Golden Arm"-Elmer Bernstein
17 22  2 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-George Cates
18 13 17 Rock And Roll Waltz-Kay Starr
19 15  3 Ivory Tower-Otis Williams & The Charms
20  -  1 Blue Suede Shoes-Elvis Presley

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:April 25,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  9 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  2  9 Hot Diggity-Perry Como
 2  2  9 Juke Box Baby-Perry Como
 3  3 12 Poor People Of Paris-Les Baxter
 4  4  9 Blue Suede Shoes-Carl Perkins
 5  8  6 (You've Got) The Magic Touch-Platters
 6  7  3 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-Morris Stoloff
 7  6 12 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Frankie Lymon & Teenagers
 8  5 19 Lisbon Antigua-Nelson Riddle
 9 10 10 A Tear Fell-Teresa Brewer
 9 10  9 Bo Weevil-Teresa Brewer
10  9  6 Rock Island Line-Lonnie Donegan
11 17  3 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-George Cates
12 11 13 I'll Be Home-Pat Boone
13 12  5 Long Tall Sally-Little Richard
14 14  4 Ivory Tower-Cathy Carr
15 23  2 Standing On The Corner-Four Lads
16 13 15 No,Not Much-Four Lads
17 15  7 Main Title (Man With The Golden Arm)-Richard Maltby
18 19  4 Ivory Tower-Otis Williams & The Charms
19 16  5 Theme From "The Man With The Golden Arm"-Elmer Bernstein
20 24  2 R-O-C-K-Bill Haley & Comets
20 24  5 Saints Rock And Roll-Bill Haley & Comets

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:May 2,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1 10 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  2 10 Hot Diggity-Perry Como
 2  2 10 Juke Box Baby-Perry Como
 3  4 10 Blue Suede Shoes-Carl Perkins
 4  6  4 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-Morris Stoloff
 5  3 13 Poor People Of Paris-Les Baxter
 6 13  6 Long Tall Sally-Little Richard
 6  -  1 Slippin' & Slidin'-Little Richard
 7  5  7 (You've Got) The Magic Touch-Platters
 8 11  4 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-George Cates
 9  7 13 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Frankie Lymon & Teenagers
10 14  5 Ivory Tower-Cathy Carr
11  9 11 A Tear Fell-Teresa Brewer
11  9 10 Bo Weevil-Teresa Brewer
12  8 20 Lisbon Antigua-Nelson Riddle
13 18  5 Ivory Tower-Otis Williams & The Charms
14 21  2 I'm In Love Again-Fats Domino
14 21  2 My Blue Heaven-Fats Domino
15 10  7 Rock Island Line-Lonnie Donegan
16 23  2 Wayward Wind-Gogi Grant
17 15  3 Standing On The Corner-Four Lads
18 21  2 Happy Whistler-Don Robertson
19 17  8 Main Title (Man With The Golden Arm)-Richard Maltby
20 12 14 I'll Be Home-Pat Boone

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:May 9,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1 11 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  2 11 Hot Diggity-Perry Como
 2  2 11 Juke Box Baby-Perry Como
 3  3 11 Blue Suede Shoes-Carl Perkins
 4  4  5 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-Morris Stoloff
 5  5 14 Poor People Of Paris-Les Baxter
 6  7  8 (You've Got) The Magic Touch-Platters
 7  8  5 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-George Cates
 8 10  6 Ivory Tower-Cathy Carr
 9  9 14 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Frankie Lymon & Teenagers
10 17  4 Standing On The Corner-Four Lads
11 16  3 Wayward Wind-Gogi Grant
12 14  3 I'm In Love Again-Fats Domino
12 14  3 My Blue Heaven-Fats Domino
13 22  2 I Want You To Be My Girl-Frankie Lymon & Teenagers
14 15  8 Rock Island Line-Lonnie Donegan
15  6  7 Long Tall Sally-Little Richard
16 18  3 Happy Whistler-Don Robertson
17 12 21 Lisbon Antigua-Nelson Riddle
18 11 12 A Tear Fell-Teresa Brewer
19 13  6 Ivory Tower-Otis Williams & The Charms
20 19  9 Main Title (Man With The Golden Arm)-Richard Maltby

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:May 16,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1 12 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  4  6 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-Morris Stoloff
 3  2 12 Hot Diggity-Perry Como
 4 11  4 Wayward Wind-Gogi Grant
 5  7  6 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-George Cates
 6 12  4 I'm In Love Again-Fats Domino
 6 12  4 My Blue Heaven-Fats Domino
 7  8  7 Ivory Tower-Cathy Carr
 7 10  5 Standing On The Corner-Four Lads
 7  -  1 My Little Angel-Four Lads
 9  3 12 Blue Suede Shoes-Carl Perkins
10  6  9 (You've Got) The Magic Touch-Platters
11  5 15 Poor People Of Paris-Les Baxter
12 16  4 Happy Whistler-Don Robertson
13 15  8 Long Tall Sally-Little Richard
14 23  3 Church Bells May Ring-Diamonds
15 18 13 A Tear Fell-Teresa Brewer
16 13  3 I Want You To Be My Girl-Frankie Lymon & Teenagers
17  9 15 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Frankie Lymon & Teenagers
18 14  9 Rock Island Line-Lonnie Donegan
19  -  1 Picnic-McGuire Sisters
20 19  7 Ivory Tower-Otis Williams & The Charms

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:May 23,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1 13 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  2  7 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-Morris Stoloff
 3  4  5 Wayward Wind-Gogi Grant
 4  3 13 Hot Diggity-Perry Como
 4  - 12 Juke Box Baby-Perry Como
 5  7  6 Standing On The Corner-Four Lads
 5  7  2 My Little Angel-Four Lads
 6  5  7 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-George Cates
 7  6  5 I'm In Love Again-Fats Domino
 7  6  5 My Blue Heaven-Fats Domino
 8  7  8 Ivory Tower-Cathy Carr
 9 10 10 (You've Got) The Magic Touch-Platters
10 12  5 Happy Whistler-Don Robertson
11  9 13 Blue Suede Shoes-Carl Perkins
12 11 16 Poor People Of Paris-Les Baxter
13 13  9 Long Tall Sally-Little Richard
14 14  4 Church Bells May Ring-Diamonds
15 15 14 A Tear Fell-Teresa Brewer
16 16  4 I Want You To Be My Girl-Frankie Lymon & Teenagers
17 19  2 Picnic-McGuire Sisters
18 20  8 Ivory Tower-Otis Williams & The Charms
19  -  1 I Want You,I Need You,I Love You-Elvis Presley
20 21  2 Ivory Tower-Gale Storm

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:May 30,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1 14 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  2  8 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-Morris Stoloff
 3  3  6 Wayward Wind-Gogi Grant
 4  5  7 Standing On The Corner-Four Lads
 4  5  3 My Little Angel-Four Lads
 5  7  6 I'm In Love Again-Fats Domino
 5  7  6 My Blue Heaven-Fats Domino
 6  4 14 Hot Diggity-Perry Como
 7  6  8 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-George Cates
 8  8  9 Ivory Tower-Cathy Carr
 9  9 11 (You've Got) The Magic Touch-Platters
10 19  2 I Want You,I Need You,I Love You-Elvis Presley
10  -  1 My Baby Left Me-Elvis Presley
11 10  6 Happy Whistler-Don Robertson
12 11 14 Blue Suede Shoes-Carl Perkins
13 13 10 Long Tall Sally-Little Richard
13  -  2 Slippin' & Slidin'-Little Richard
14 16  5 I Want You To Be My Girl-Frankie Lymon & Teenagers
15 20  3 Ivory Tower-Gale Storm
16 17  3 Picnic-McGuire Sisters
17 12 17 Poor People Of Paris-Les Baxter
18 14  5 Church Bells May Ring-Diamonds
19 15 15 A Tear Fell-Teresa Brewer
20  -  1 On The Street Where You Live-Vic Damone

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:June 6,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  3  7 WAYWARD WIND-GOGI GRANT
 2  2  9 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-Morris Stoloff
 3  1 15 Heartbreak Hotel-Elvis Presley
 4  4  8 Standing On The Corner-Four Lads
 4  4  4 My Little Angel-Four Lads
 5  5  7 I'm In Love Again-Fats Domino
 5  5  7 My Blue Heaven-Fats Domino
 6  7  9 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-George Cates
 7  8 10 Ivory Tower-Cathy Carr
 8  6 15 Hot Diggity-Perry Como
 9 11  7 Happy Whistler-Don Robertson
10  -  1 I Almost Lost My Mind-Pat Boone
11 23  2 Transfusion-Nervous Norvous
12 10  3 I Want You,I Need You,I Love You-Elvis Presley
12 10  2 My Baby Left Me-Elvis Presley
13 20  2 On The Street Where You Live-Vic Damone
14  9 12 (You've Got) The Magic Touch-Platters
15 16  4 Picnic-McGuire Sisters
16 24  7 Can't Find It In My Heart-Tony Bennett
17 18  6 Church Bells May Ring-Diamonds
18 15  4 Ivory Tower-Gale Storm
19 14  6 I Want You To Be My Girl-Frankie Lymon & Teenagers
20 21  3 It Only Hurts For A Little While-Ames Brothers

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:June 13,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  8 WAYWARD WIND-GOGI GRANT
 2  2 10 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-Morris Stoloff
 3  4  9 Standing On The Corner-Four Lads
 3  4  5 My Little Angel-Four Lads
 4  5  8 I'm In Love Again-Fats Domino
 4  5  8 My Blue Heaven-Fats Domino
 5 10  2 I Almost Lost My Mind-Pat Boone
 6  3 16 Heartbreak Hotel-Elvis Presley
 7 12  4 I Want You,I Need You,I Love You-Elvis Presley
 7 12  3 My Baby Left Me-Elvis Presley
 8 11  3 Transfusion-Nervous Norvous
 9  7 11 Ivory Tower-Cathy Carr
10  6 10 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-George Cates
11  9  8 Happy Whistler-Don Robertson
12 13  3 On The Street Where You Live-Vic Damone
13 22  2 More-Perry Como
13 22  2 Glendora-Perry Como
14  8 16 Hot Diggity-Perry Como
15  -  1 Born To Be With You-Chordettes
16 20  4 It Only Hurts For A Little While-Ames Brothers
17 15  5 Picnic-McGuire Sisters
18  -  1 Treasure Of Love-Clyde McPhatter
19 21  2 Graduation Day-Four Freshmen
20 19  7 I Want You To Be My Girl-Frankie Lymon & Teenagers

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:June 20,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  9 WAYWARD WIND-GOGI GRANT
 2  2 11 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-Morris Stoloff
 3  5  3 I Almost Lost My Mind-Pat Boone
 4  3 10 Standing On The Corner-Four Lads
 4  3  6 My Little Angel-Four Lads
 5  4  9 I'm In Love Again-Fats Domino
 5  4  9 My Blue Heaven-Fats Domino
 6  7  5 I Want You,I Need You,I Love You-Elvis Presley
 6  7  4 My Baby Left Me-Elvis Presley
 7 13  3 More-Perry Como
 7 13  3 Glendora-Perry Como
 8  6 17 Heartbreak Hotel-Elvis Presley
 9  9 12 Ivory Tower-Cathy Carr
10 12  4 On The Street Where You Live-Vic Damone
11  8  4 Transfusion-Nervous Norvous
12 10 11 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-George Cates
13 11  9 Happy Whistler-Don Robertson
14 15  2 Born To Be With You-Chordettes
15 24  2 Be-Bop-A-Lula-Gene Vincent & The Blue Caps
16 18  2 Treasure Of Love-Clyde McPhatter
17 25  2 Sweet Old Fashioned Girl-Teresa Brewer
18 14 17 Hot Diggity-Perry Como
19 16  5 It Only Hurts For A Little While-Ames Brothers
20 17  6 Picnic-McGuire Sisters

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:June 27,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1 10 WAYWARD WIND-GOGI GRANT
 2  3  4 I Almost Lost My Mind-Pat Boone
 3  2 12 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-Morris Stoloff
 4  6  6 I Want You,I Need You,I Love You-Elvis Presley
 4  6  5 My Baby Left Me-Elvis Presley
 5  5 10 I'm In Love Again-Fats Domino
 6  7  4 More-Perry Como
 6  7  4 Glendora-Perry Como
 7  4 11 Standing On The Corner-Four Lads
 7  4  7 My Little Angel-Four Lads
 8 10  5 On The Street Where You Live-Vic Damone
 9 14  3 Born To Be With You-Chordettes
10 11  5 Transfusion-Nervous Norvous
11 15  3 Be-Bop-A-Lula-Gene Vincent & The Blue Caps
12  8 18 Heartbreak Hotel-Elvis Presley
13 17  3 Sweet Old Fashioned Girl-Teresa Brewer
14  9 13 Ivory Tower-Cathy Carr
15 12 12 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-George Cates
16  -  1 Allegheny Moon-Patti Page
17 13 10 Happy Whistler-Don Robertson
18 20  7 Picnic-McGuire Sisters
19 24  6 Ivory Tower-Gale Storm
20  -  1 Whatever Will Be,Will Be-Doris Day

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:July 4,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1 11 WAYWARD WIND-GOGI GRANT
 2  2  5 I Almost Lost My Mind-Pat Boone
 3  3 13 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-Morris Stoloff
 4  4  7 I Want You,I Need You,I Love You-Elvis Presley
 5  5 11 I'm In Love Again-Fats Domino
 5  - 10 My Blue Heaven-Fats Domino
 6  6  5 More-Perry Como
 7  7 12 Standing On The Corner-Four Lads
 7  9  4 Born To Be With You-Chordettes
 9  8  6 On The Street Where You Live-Vic Damone
10 11  4 Be-Bop-A-Lula-Gene Vincent & The Blue Caps
11 16  2 Allegheny Moon-Patti Page
12 13  4 Sweet Old Fashioned Girl-Teresa Brewer
13 10  6 Transfusion-Nervous Norvous
14 15 13 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-George Cates
15 20  2 Whatever Will Be,Will Be-Doris Day
16 12 19 Heartbreak Hotel-Elvis Presley
17  -  1 My Prayer-Platters
18 14 14 Ivory Tower-Cathy Carr
19 23  7 It Only Hurts For A Little While-Ames Brothers
20 17 11 Happy Whistler-Don Robertson

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:July 11,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1 12 WAYWARD WIND-GOGI GRANT
 2  2  6 I Almost Lost My Mind-Pat Boone
 3  4  8 I Want You,I Need You,I Love You-Elvis Presley
 3  -  6 My Baby Left Me-Elvis Presley
 4  6  6 More-Perry Como
 4  -  5 Glendora-Perry Como
 5 17  2 My Prayer-Platters
 5  -  1 Heaven On Earth-Platters
 6  3 14 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-Morris Stoloff
 7  5 12 I'm In Love Again-Fats Domino
 7  5 11 My Blue Heaven-Fats Domino
 8 10  5 Be-Bop-A-Lula-Gene Vincent & The Blue Caps
 9 15  3 Whatever Will Be,Will Be-Doris Day
10  7  5 Born To Be With You-Chordettes
11  9  7 On The Street Where You Live-Vic Damone
12 11  3 Allegheny Moon-Patti Page
13  7 13 Standing On The Corner-Four Lads
14 12  5 Sweet Old Fashioned Girl-Teresa Brewer
15 13  7 Transfusion-Nervous Norvous
16 14 14 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-George Cates
17 19  8 It Only Hurts For A Little While-Ames Brothers
18 16 20 Heartbreak Hotel-Elvis Presley
19  -  1 Rip It Up-Little Richard
19  -  1 Ready Teddy-Little Richard
20 18 15 Ivory Tower-Cathy Carr

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:July 18,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  3 10 I WANT YOU,I NEED YOU,I LOVE YOU-ELVIS PRESLEY
 1  3  8 MY BABY LEFT ME-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  1 13 Wayward Wind-Gogi Grant
 3  2  7 I Almost Lost My Mind-Pat Boone
 4  5  3 My Prayer-Platters
 4  5  2 Heaven On Earth-Platters
 5  4  7 More-Perry Como
 5  4  6 Glendora-Perry Como
 6  9  4 Whatever Will Be,Will Be-Doris Day
 7  8  6 Be-Bop-A-Lula-Gene Vincent & The Blue Caps
 8  7 13 I'm In Love Again-Fats Domino
 8  7 12 My Blue Heaven-Fats Domino
 9 12  4 Allegheny Moon-Patti Page
10 10  6 Born To Be With You-Chordettes
11  6 15 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-Morris Stoloff
12 11  8 On The Street Where You Live-Vic Damone
13 14  6 Sweet Old Fashioned Girl-Teresa Brewer
14 13 14 Standing On The Corner-Four Lads
14  -  8 My Little Angel-Four Lads
15 15  8 Transfusion-Nervous Norvous
16 21  2 Stranded In The Jungle-Cadets
17 17  9 It Only Hurts For A Little While-Ames Brothers
18  -  1 Stranded In The Jungle-Jayhawks
19  -  1 Canadian Sunset-Hugo Winterhalter & Eddie Heywood
20 19  2 Rip It Up-Little Richard
20 19  2 Ready Teddy-Little Richard

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:July 25,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  4  4 MY PRAYER-PLATTERS
 1  4  3 HEAVEN ON EARTH-PLATTERS
 2  1 11 I Want You,I Need You,I Love You-Elvis Presley
 2  1  9 My Baby Left Me-Elvis Presley
 3  3  8 I Almost Lost My Mind-Pat Boone
 4  2 14 Wayward Wind-Gogi Grant
 5  6  5 Whatever Will Be,Will Be-Doris Day
 6  9  5 Allegheny Moon-Patti Page
 7  7  7 Be-Bop-A-Lula-Gene Vincent & The Blue Caps
 8  5  8 More-Perry Como
 8  5  7 Glendora-Perry Como
 9  -  1 Hound Dog-Elvis Presley
10 11 16 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-Morris Stoloff
11 10  7 Born To Be With You-Chordettes
12 12  9 On The Street Where You Live-Vic Damone
13  8 14 I'm In Love Again-Fats Domino
13  8 13 My Blue Heaven-Fats Domino
14 13  7 Sweet Old Fashioned Girl-Teresa Brewer
15 16  3 Stranded In The Jungle-Cadets
16 19  2 Canadian Sunset-Hugo Winterhalter & Eddie Heywood
17 20  3 Rip It Up-Little Richard
17 20  3 Ready Teddy-Little Richard
18 15  9 Transfusion-Nervous Norvous
19 17 10 It Only Hurts For A Little While-Ames Brothers
20 14 15 Standing On The Corner-Four Lads

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:August 1,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  5 MY PRAYER-PLATTERS
 1  1  4 HEAVEN ON EARTH-PLATTERS
 2  9  2 Hound Dog-Elvis Presley
 2  -  1 Don't Be Cruel-Elvis Presley
 3  5  6 Whatever Will Be,Will Be-Doris Day
 4  2 12 I Want You,I Need You,I Love You-Elvis Presley
 5  3  9 I Almost Lost My Mind-Pat Boone
 6  4 15 Wayward Wind-Gogi Grant
 7  6  6 Allegheny Moon-Patti Page
 8  7  8 Be-Bop-A-Lula-Gene Vincent & The Blue Caps
 9  -  1 The Flying Saucer(Parts 1 & 2)Buchanan & Goodman
10  8  9 More-Perry Como
10  8  8 Glendora-Perry Como
11 11  8 Born To Be With You-Chordettes
12 12 10 On The Street Where You Live-Vic Damone
13 10 17 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-Morris Stoloff
14 16  3 Canadian Sunset-Hugo Winterhalter & Eddie Heywood
15 14  8 Sweet Old Fashioned Girl-Teresa Brewer
16 13 15 I'm In Love Again-Fats Domino
17  -  1 Song For A Summer Night-Mitch Miller
18 19 11 It Only Hurts For A Little While-Ames Brothers
19 15  4 Stranded In The Jungle-Cadets
20 25  4 That's All There Is To That-Nat "King" Cole

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:August 8,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  2  2 DON'T BE CRUEL-ELVIS PRESLEY
 1  2  3 HOUND DOG-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  1  6 My Prayer-Platters
 3  3  7 Whatever Will Be,Will Be-Doris Day
 4  9  2 The Flying Saucer(Parts 1 & 2)Buchanan & Goodman
 5  4 13 I Want You,I Need You,I Love You-Elvis Presley
 6  5 10 I Almost Lost My Mind-Pat Boone
 7  7  7 Allegheny Moon-Patti Page
 8  8  9 Be-Bop-A-Lula-Gene Vincent & The Blue Caps
 9  6 16 Wayward Wind-Gogi Grant
10 14  4 Canadian Sunset-Hugo Winterhalter & Eddie Heywood
11 10 10 More-Perry Como
11 10  9 Glendora-Perry Como
12 11  9 Born To Be With You-Chordettes
13 15  9 Sweet Old Fashioned Girl-Teresa Brewer
14 21  2 The Fool-Sanford Clark
15 12 11 On The Street Where You Live-Vic Damone
16 17  2 Song For A Summer Night-Mitch Miller
17 18 12 It Only Hurts For A Little While-Ames Brothers
18 13 18 Moonglow & Theme From Picnic-Morris Stoloff
19 20  5 That's All There Is To That-Nat "King" Cole
20 16 16 I'm In Love Again-Fats Domino

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:August 15,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  3 DON'T BE CRUEL-ELVIS PRESLEY
 1  1  4 HOUND DOG-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  2  7 My Prayer-Platters
 3  4  3 The Flying Saucer(Parts 1 & 2)Buchanan & Goodman
 4  3  8 Whatever Will Be,Will Be-Doris Day
 5  5 14 I Want You,I Need You,I Love You-Elvis Presley
 6  7  8 Allegheny Moon-Patti Page
 7  8 10 Be-Bop-A-Lula-Gene Vincent & The Blue Caps
 8 10  5 Canadian Sunset-Hugo Winterhalter & Eddie Heywood
 9  6 11 I Almost Lost My Mind-Pat Boone
10  9 17 Wayward Wind-Gogi Grant
11 11 11 More-Perry Como
11 11 10 Glendora-Perry Como
12 16  3 Song For A Summer Night-Mitch Miller
13 14  3 The Fool-Sanford Clark
14 12 10 Born To Be With You-Chordettes
15  -  1 Tonight You Belong To Me-Patience & Prudence
16 13 10 Sweet Old Fashioned Girl-Teresa Brewer
17 17 13 It Only Hurts For A Little While-Ames Brothers
18  -  1 Honky Tonk-Bill Doggett
19 22  4 You Don't Know Me-Jerry Vale
20 15 12 On The Street Where You Live-Vic Damone

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:August 22,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  4 DON'T BE CRUEL-ELVIS PRESLEY
 1  1  5 HOUND DOG-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  2  8 My Prayer-Platters
 3  4  9 Whatever Will Be,Will Be-Doris Day
 4  3  4 The Flying Saucer(Parts 1 & 2)Buchanan & Goodman
 5  8  6 Canadian Sunset-Hugo Winterhalter & Eddie Heywood
 6  6  9 Allegheny Moon-Patti Page
 7  5 15 I Want You,I Need You,I Love You-Elvis Presley
 8  7 11 Be-Bop-A-Lula-Gene Vincent & The Blue Caps
 9  9 12 I Almost Lost My Mind-Pat Boone
10 15  2 Tonight You Belong To Me-Patience & Prudence
11 18  2 Honky Tonk-Bill Doggett
12 10 18 Wayward Wind-Gogi Grant
12 12  4 Song For A Summer Night-Mitch Miller
14 13  4 The Fool-Sanford Clark
15 16 11 Sweet Old Fashioned Girl-Teresa Brewer
16 11 12 More-Perry Como
16 11 11 Glendora-Perry Como
17 23  7 That's All There Is To That-Nat "King" Cole
18 17 14 It Only Hurts For A Little While-Ames Brothers
19 14 11 Born To Be With You-Chordettes
20 19  5 You Don't Know Me-Jerry Vale

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:August 29,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  5 DON'T BE CRUEL-ELVIS PRESLEY
 1  1  6 HOUND DOG-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  2  9 My Prayer-Platters
 3  3 10 Whatever Will Be,Will Be-Doris Day
 4  4  5 The Flying Saucer(Parts 1 & 2)Buchanan & Goodman
 5  5  7 Canadian Sunset-Hugo Winterhalter & Eddie Heywood
 6  6 10 Allegheny Moon-Patti Page
 7 10  3 Tonight You Belong To Me-Patience & Prudence
 8  8 12 Be-Bop-A-Lula-Gene Vincent & The Blue Caps
 9 12  5 Song For A Summer Night-Mitch Miller
10 11  3 Honky Tonk-Bill Doggett
11 14  5 The Fool-Sanford Clark
12  9 13 I Almost Lost My Mind-Pat Boone
13  7 16 I Want You,I Need You,I Love You-Elvis Presley
14  -  1 Canadian Sunset-Andy Williams
15 12 19 Wayward Wind-Gogi Grant
16 20  6 You Don't Know Me-Jerry Vale
17 21  6 Soft Summer Breeze-Eddie Heywood
18 16 13 More-Perry Como
18 16 12 Glendora-Perry Como
19 19 12 Born To Be With You-Chordettes
20 15 12 Sweet Old Fashioned Girl-Teresa Brewer

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:September 5,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  6 DON'T BE CRUEL-ELVIS PRESLEY
 1  1  7 HOUND DOG-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  2 10 My Prayer-Platters
 3  3 11 Whatever Will Be,Will Be-Doris Day
 4  5  8 Canadian Sunset-Hugo Winterhalter & Eddie Heywood
 5  7  4 Tonight You Belong To Me-Patience & Prudence
 6  4  6 The Flying Saucer(Parts 1 & 2)Buchanan & Goodman
 7 10  4 Honky Tonk-Bill Doggett
 8  6 11 Allegheny Moon-Patti Page
 9 11  6 The Fool-Sanford Clark
10 14  2 Canadian Sunset-Andy Williams
11  8 13 Be-Bop-A-Lula-Gene Vincent & The Blue Caps
12  9  6 Song For A Summer Night-Mitch Miller
13 17  7 Soft Summer Breeze-Eddie Heywood
14 12 14 I Almost Lost My Mind-Pat Boone
15 23  2 Just Walking In The Rain-Johnnie Ray
16 16  7 You Don't Know Me-Jerry Vale
17 15 20 Wayward Wind-Gogi Grant
18 13 17 I Want You,I Need You,I Love You-Elvis Presley
19 21 16 It Only Hurts For A Little While-Ames Brothers
20 22  9 That's All There Is To That-Nat "King" Cole

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:September 12,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  7 DON'T BE CRUEL-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  2 11 My Prayer-Platters
 3  3 12 Whatever Will Be,Will Be-Doris Day
 4  4  9 Canadian Sunset-Hugo Winterhalter & Eddie Heywood
 5  5  5 Tonight You Belong To Me-Patience & Prudence
 6  7  5 Honky Tonk-Bill Doggett
 7  9  7 The Fool-Sanford Clark
 8  8 12 Allegheny Moon-Patti Page
 9  6  7 The Flying Saucer(Parts 1 & 2)Buchanan & Goodman
10 15  3 Just Walking In The Rain-Johnnie Ray
11 10  3 Canadian Sunset-Andy Williams
12 12  7 Song For A Summer Night-Mitch Miller
13 13  8 Soft Summer Breeze-Eddie Heywood
14 11 14 Be-Bop-A-Lula-Gene Vincent & The Blue Caps
15 16  8 You Don't Know Me-Jerry Vale
16 18 18 I Want You,I Need You,I Love You-Elvis Presley
17  -  1 House With Love In It-Four Lads
17  -  1 Bus Stop Song-Four Lads
18 14 15 I Almost Lost My Mind-Pat Boone
19 21  2 When The White Lilacs Bloom Again-Helmut Zacharias
20 21  2 After The Lights Go Down-Al Hibbler

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:September 19,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  8 DON'T BE CRUEL-ELVIS PRESLEY
 1  -  8 HOUND DOG-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  2 12 My Prayer-Platters
 3  4 10 Canadian Sunset-Hugo Winterhalter & Eddie Heywood
 4  3 13 Whatever Will Be,Will Be-Doris Day
 5  6  6 Honky Tonk-Bill Doggett
 6  5  6 Tonight You Belong To Me-Patience & Prudence
 7  7  8 The Fool-Sanford Clark
 8 10  4 Just Walking In The Rain-Johnnie Ray
 9  8 13 Allegheny Moon-Patti Page
10 11  4 Canadian Sunset-Andy Williams
11 13  9 Soft Summer Breeze-Eddie Heywood
12 12  8 Song For A Summer Night-Mitch Miller
13  9  8 The Flying Saucer(Parts 1 & 2)Buchanan & Goodman
14 15  9 You Don't Know Me-Jerry Vale
15 22  3 Friendly Persuasion-Pat Boone
15 22  3 Chains Of Love-Pat Boone
16  -  1 Green Door-Jim Lowe
17 14 15 Be-Bop-A-Lula-Gene Vincent & The Blue Caps
18 16 19 I Want You,I Need You,I Love You-Elvis Presley
19 19  3 When The White Lilacs Bloom Again-Helmut Zacharias
20 23  2 St.Therese Of The Roses-Billy Ward

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:September 26,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  9 DON'T BE CRUEL-ELVIS PRESLEY
 1  1  9 HOUND DOG-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  5  7 Honky Tonk-Bill Doggett
 3  3 11 Canadian Sunset-Hugo Winterhalter & Eddie Heywood
 4  6  7 Tonight You Belong To Me-Patience & Prudence
 5  4 14 Whatever Will Be,Will Be-Doris Day
 6  2 13 My Prayer-Platters
 7  8  5 Just Walking In The Rain-Johnnie Ray
 8 16  2 Green Door-Jim Lowe
 9  7  9 The Fool-Sanford Clark
10 10  5 Canadian Sunset-Andy Williams
11 15  4 Friendly Persuasion-Pat Boone
11 15  4 Chains Of Love-Pat Boone
12 11 10 Soft Summer Breeze-Eddie Heywood
13  9 14 Allegheny Moon-Patti Page
14 12  9 Song For A Summer Night-Mitch Miller
15 14 10 You Don't Know Me-Jerry Vale
16 22  3 House With Love In It-Four Lads
16 22  3 Bus Stop Song-Four Lads
17  -  1 True Love-Bing Crosby & Grace Kelly
18  -  1 True Love-June Powell
19 19  4 When The White Lilacs Bloom Again-Helmut Zacharias
20 20  3 St.Therese Of The Roses-Billy Ward

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:October 3,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1 10 DON'T BE CRUEL-ELVIS PRESLEY
 1  1 10 HOUND DOG-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  2  8 Honky Tonk-Bill Doggett
 3  3 12 Canadian Sunset-Hugo Winterhalter & Eddie Heywood
 4  7  6 Just Walking In The Rain-Johnnie Ray
 5  4  8 Tonight You Belong To Me-Patience & Prudence
 6  5 15 Whatever Will Be,Will Be-Doris Day
 7  6 14 My Prayer-Platters
 8  8  3 Green Door-Jim Lowe
 9  9 10 The Fool-Sanford Clark
10 10  6 Canadian Sunset-Andy Williams
11 11  5 Friendly Persuasion-Pat Boone
11 11  5 Chains Of Love-Pat Boone
12 17  2 True Love-Bing Crosby & Grace Kelly
13 12 11 Soft Summer Breeze-Eddie Heywood
14  -  1 Blueberry Hill-Fats Domino
15 13 15 Allegheny Moon-Patti Page
16  -  1 It Isn't Right-Platters
16  -  1 You'll Never Never Know-Platters
17 24  3 Tonight You Belong To Me-Lennon Sisters
18 15 11 You Don't Know Me-Jerry Vale
19 18  2 True Love-June Powell
20  -  1 Cindy,Oh Cindy-Vince Martin & The Tarriers

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:October 10,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1 11 DON'T BE CRUEL-ELVIS PRESLEY
 1  1 11 HOUND DOG-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  -  1 Love Me Tender-Elvis Presley
 3  8  4 Green Door-Jim Lowe
 4  2  9 Honky Tonk-Bill Doggett
 5  4  7 Just Walking In The Rain-Johnnie Ray
 6  3 13 Canadian Sunset-Hugo Winterhalter & Eddie Heywood
 7  5  9 Tonight You Belong To Me-Patience & Prudence
 8  6 16 Whatever Will Be,Will Be-Doris Day
 9 11  6 Friendly Persuasion-Pat Boone
 9 11  6 Chains Of Love-Pat Boone
10  7 15 My Prayer-Platters
11 14  2 Blueberry Hill-Fats Domino
12 12  3 True Love-Bing Crosby & Grace Kelly
13 16  2 It Isn't Right-Platters
13 16  2 You'll Never Never Know-Platters
14 10  7 Canadian Sunset-Andy Williams
15 20  2 Cindy,Oh Cindy-Vince Martin & The Tarriers
16  9 11 The Fool-Sanford Clark
17 19  3 True Love-June Powell
18 13 12 Soft Summer Breeze-Eddie Heywood
19 17  4 Tonight You Belong To Me-Lennon Sisters
20  -  1 Let The Good Times Roll-Shirley & Lee

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:October 17,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1 12 DON'T BE CRUEL-ELVIS PRESLEY
 1  1 12 HOUND DOG-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  2  2 Love Me Tender-Elvis Presley
 3  2  5 Green Door-Jim Lowe
 4  4 10 Honky Tonk-Bill Doggett
 5  5  8 Just Walking In The Rain-Johnnie Ray
 6  6 14 Canadian Sunset-Hugo Winterhalter & Eddie Heywood
 7  7 10 Tonight You Belong To Me-Patience & Prudence
 8  8 17 Whatever Will Be,Will Be-Doris Day
 9 11  3 Blueberry Hill-Fats Domino
 9  9  7 Friendly Persuasion-Pat Boone
 9  9  7 Chains Of Love-Pat Boone
11 12  4 True Love-Bing Crosby & Grace Kelly
12 10 16 My Prayer-Platters
13 15  3 Cindy,Oh Cindy-Vince Martin & The Tarriers
14 14  8 Canadian Sunset-Andy Williams
15 17  4 True Love-June Powell
16 16 12 The Fool-Sanford Clark
17 13  3 It Isn't Right-Platters
17 13  3 You'll Never Never Know-Platters
18 18 13 Soft Summer Breeze-Eddie Heywood
19 23 13 You Don't Know Me-Jerry Vale
20 21 17 Allegheny Moon-Patti Page

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:October 24,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  2  3 LOVE ME TENDER-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  1 13 Don't Be Cruel-Elvis Presley
 2  1 13 Hound Dog-Elvis Presley
 3  3  6 Green Door-Jim Lowe
 4  5  9 Just Walking In The Rain-Johnnie Ray
 5  4 11 Honky Tonk-Bill Doggett
 6  9  4 Blueberry Hill-Fats Domino
 7  6 15 Canadian Sunset-Hugo Winterhalter & Eddie Heywood
 8 11  5 True Love-Bing Crosby & Grace Kelly
 9  7 11 Tonight You Belong To Me-Patience & Prudence
10  9  8 Friendly Persuasion-Pat Boone
10  9  8 Chains Of Love-Pat Boone
11  -  1 Singing The Blues-Guy Mitchell
12  8 18 Whatever Will Be,Will Be-Doris Day
13 13  4 Cindy,Oh Cindy-Vince Martin & The Tarriers
14 17  4 It Isn't Right-Platters
14 17  4 You'll Never Never Know-Platters
15 15  5 True Love-June Powell
16 22  6 Tonight You Belong To Me-Lennon Sisters
17 12 17 My Prayer-Platters
18 14  9 Canadian Sunset-Andy Williams
19 16 13 The Fool-Sanford Clark
20 18 14 Soft Summer Breeze-Eddie Heywood

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:October 31,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  4 LOVE ME TENDER-ELVIS PRESLEY
 1  -  1 ANY WAY YOU WANT ME-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  3  7 Green Door-Jim Lowe
 3  2 14 Don't Be Cruel-Elvis Presley
 3  2 14 Hound Dog-Elvis Presley
 4  4 10 Just Walking In The Rain-Johnnie Ray
 5 11  2 Singing The Blues-Guy Mitchell
 6  5 12 Honky Tonk-Bill Doggett
 7  6  5 Blueberry Hill-Fats Domino
 8  8  6 True Love-Bing Crosby & Grace Kelly
 9 10  9 Friendly Persuasion-Pat Boone
 9 10  9 Chains Of Love-Pat Boone
10  9 12 Tonight You Belong To Me-Patience & Prudence
11  7 16 Canadian Sunset-Hugo Winterhalter & Eddie Heywood
12 13  5 Cindy,Oh Cindy-Vince Martin & The Tarriers
13 24  2 Hey,Jealous Lover-Frank Sinatra
14 12 19 Whatever Will Be,Will Be-Doris Day
15 14  5 You'll Never Never Know-Platters
16 15  6 True Love-June Powell
17 22  3 I Walk The Line-Johnny Cash
18  -  1 Lay Down Your Arms-Chordettes
18  -  1 Teenage Goodnight-Chordettes
19 21  2 Cindy,Oh Cindy-Eddie Fisher
20  -  1 City Of Angels-Hilights

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:November 7,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  5 LOVE ME TENDER-ELVIS PRESLEY
 1  1  2 ANY WAY YOU WANT ME-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  2  8 Green Door-Jim Lowe
 3  4 11 Just Walking In The Rain-Johnnie Ray
 4  5  3 Singing The Blues-Guy Mitchell
 5  3 15 Don't Be Cruel-Elvis Presley
 5  3 15 Hound Dog-Elvis Presley
 6  7  6 Blueberry Hill-Fats Domino
 7  8  7 True Love-Bing Crosby & Grace Kelly
 8  6 13 Honky Tonk-Bill Doggett
 9  9 10 Friendly Persuasion-Pat Boone
 9  9 10 Chains Of Love-Pat Boone
10 11 17 Canadian Sunset-Hugo Winterhalter & Eddie Heywood
11 10 13 Tonight You Belong To Me-Patience & Prudence
12 12  6 Cindy,Oh Cindy-Vince Martin & The Tarriers
13 13  3 Hey,Jealous Lover-Frank Sinatra
14 19  3 Cindy,Oh Cindy-Eddie Fisher
15 15  6 You'll Never Never Know-Platters
16 16  7 True Love-June Powell
17 14 20 Whatever Will Be,Will Be-Doris Day
18 17  4 I Walk The Line-Johnny Cash
19  -  1 Rose And A Baby Ruth-George Hamilton IV
20 21  2 Garden Of Eden-Joe Valino

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:November 14,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  6 LOVE ME TENDER-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  2  9 Green Door-Jim Lowe
 3  4  4 Singing The Blues-Guy Mitchell
 4  3 12 Just Walking In The Rain-Johnnie Ray
 5  5 16 Don't Be Cruel-Elvis Presley
 5  5 16 Hound Dog-Elvis Presley
 6  6  7 Blueberry Hill-Fats Domino
 7  7  8 True Love-Bing Crosby & Grace Kelly
 8  8 14 Honky Tonk-Bill Doggett
 9  9 11 Friendly Persuasion-Pat Boone
10 14  4 Cindy,Oh Cindy-Eddie Fisher
11 10 18 Canadian Sunset-Hugo Winterhalter & Eddie Heywood
12 13  4 Hey,Jealous Lover-Frank Sinatra
13 12  7 Cindy,Oh Cindy-Vince Martin & The Tarriers
14 19  2 Rose And A Baby Ruth-George Hamilton IV
15 11 14 Tonight You Belong To Me-Patience & Prudence
16 20  3 Garden Of Eden-Joe Valino
17 15  7 You'll Never Never Know-Platters
18 18  5 I Walk The Line-Johnny Cash
19  -  2 City Of Angels-Hilights
20 22  2 Priscilla-Eddie Cooley & The Dimples

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:November 21,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  7 LOVE ME TENDER-ELVIS PRESLEY
 2  3  5 Singing The Blues-Guy Mitchell
 3  2 10 Green Door-Jim Lowe
 4  4 13 Just Walking In The Rain-Johnnie Ray
 5  7  9 True Love-Bing Crosby & Grace Kelly
 6  6  8 Blueberry Hill-Fats Domino
 7  5 17 Don't Be Cruel-Elvis Presley
 7  5 17 Hound Dog-Elvis Presley
 8  8 15 Honky Tonk-Bill Doggett
 9 12  5 Hey,Jealous Lover-Frank Sinatra
10  9 12 Friendly Persuasion-Pat Boone
10  - 11 Chains Of Love-Pat Boone
11 14  3 Rose And A Baby Ruth-George Hamilton IV
12 13  8 Cindy,Oh Cindy-Vince Martin & The Tarriers
13 11 19 Canadian Sunset-Hugo Winterhalter & Eddie Heywood
14 10  5 Cindy,Oh Cindy-Eddie Fisher
15 17  8 You'll Never Never Know-Platters
15  -  6 It Isn't Right-Platters
16 16  4 Garden Of Eden-Joe Valino
17 23  4 Night Lights-Nat "King" Cole
18 21  2 Rock-A-Bye Your Baby-Jerry Lewis
19 15 15 Tonight You Belong To Me-Patience & Prudence
20 23  2 Mama From The Train-Patti Page
21 24  2 Love Me-Elvis Presley

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:November 28,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  2  6 SINGING THE BLUES-GUY MITCHELL
 2  1  8 Love Me Tender-Elvis Presley
 3  3 11 Green Door-Jim Lowe
 4  6  9 Blueberry Hill-Fats Domino
 5  4 14 Just Walking In The Rain-Johnnie Ray
 6  5 10 True Love-Bing Crosby & Grace Kelly
 7  7 18 Don't Be Cruel-Elvis Presley
 7  7 18 Hound Dog-Elvis Presley
 8  9  6 Hey,Jealous Lover-Frank Sinatra
 9 11  4 Rose And A Baby Ruth-George Hamilton IV
10  8 16 Honky Tonk-Bill Doggett
11 10 13 Friendly Persuasion-Pat Boone
12 14  6 Cindy,Oh Cindy-Eddie Fisher
13 21  3 Love Me-Elvis Presley
14 12  9 Cindy,Oh Cindy-Vince Martin & The Tarriers
15 18  3 Rock-A-Bye Your Baby-Jerry Lewis
16 16  5 Garden Of Eden-Joe Valino
17 20  3 Mama From The Train-Patti Page
18 17  5 Night Lights-Nat "King" Cole
19  -  1 Since I Met You Baby-Ivory Joe Hunter
20 25  2 Slow Walk-Sil Austin

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:December 5,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  7 SINGING THE BLUES-GUY MITCHELL
 2  2  9 Love Me Tender-Elvis Presley
 3  3 12 Green Door-Jim Lowe
 4  4 10 Blueberry Hill-Fats Domino
 5  5 15 Just Walking In The Rain-Johnnie Ray
 6  6 11 True Love-Bing Crosby & Grace Kelly
 7  9  5 Rose And A Baby Ruth-George Hamilton IV
 8  7 19 Don't Be Cruel-Elvis Presley
 8  7 19 Hound Dog-Elvis Presley
 9 13  4 Love Me-Elvis Presley
10  8  7 Hey,Jealous Lover-Frank Sinatra
11 10 17 Honky Tonk-Bill Doggett
12 11 14 Friendly Persuasion-Pat Boone
13 16  6 Garden Of Eden-Joe Valino
14 15  4 Rock-A-Bye Your Baby-Jerry Lewis
15 12  7 Cindy,Oh Cindy-Eddie Fisher
16 14 10 Cindy,Oh Cindy-Vince Martin & The Tarriers
17 19  2 Since I Met You Baby-Ivory Joe Hunter
18 25  2 Gonna Get Along Without You Now-Patience & Prudence
19  -  1 Confidential-Sonny Knight
20 17  4 Mama From The Train-Patti Page

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:December 12,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  8 SINGING THE BLUES-GUY MITCHELL
 2  2 10 Love Me Tender-Elvis Presley
 3  3 13 Green Door-Jim Lowe
 4  4 11 Blueberry Hill-Fats Domino
 5  5 16 Just Walking In The Rain-Johnnie Ray
 6  6 12 True Love-Bing Crosby & Grace Kelly
 7  7  6 Rose And A Baby Ruth-George Hamilton IV
 8  9  5 Love Me-Elvis Presley
 9 10  8 Hey,Jealous Lover-Frank Sinatra
10  8 20 Don't Be Cruel-Elvis Presley
10  8 20 Hound Dog-Elvis Presley
11 11 18 Honky Tonk-Bill Doggett
12 18  3 Gonna Get Along Without You Now-Patience & Prudence
13 14  5 Rock-A-Bye Your Baby-Jerry Lewis
14 15  8 Cindy,Oh Cindy-Eddie Fisher
15 17  3 Since I Met You Baby-Ivory Joe Hunter
16 16 11 Cindy,Oh Cindy-Vince Martin & The Tarriers
17 12 15 Friendly Persuasion-Pat Boone
18 13  7 Garden Of Eden-Joe Valino
19  -  1 Jamaica Farewell-Harry Belafonte
20 20  5 Mama From The Train-Patti Page

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:December 19,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1  9 SINGING THE BLUES-GUY MITCHELL
 2  2 11 Love Me Tender-Elvis Presley
 3  3 14 Green Door-Jim Lowe
 4  4 12 Blueberry Hill-Fats Domino
 5  6 13 True Love-Bing Crosby & Grace Kelly
 6  5 17 Just Walking In The Rain-Johnnie Ray
 7  8  6 Love Me-Elvis Presley
 8  7  7 Rose And A Baby Ruth-George Hamilton IV
 9 21  2 Banana Boat Song-The Tarriers
10 13  6 Rock-A-Bye Your Baby-Jerry Lewis
11  9  9 Hey,Jealous Lover-Frank Sinatra
12 15  4 Since I Met You Baby-Ivory Joe Hunter
13 25  3 Moonlight Gambler-Frankie Laine
14 14  9 Cindy,Oh Cindy-Eddie Fisher
15  -  1 Mary's Boy Child-Harry Belafonte
16 12  4 Gonna Get Along Without You Now-Patience & Prudence
17 10 21 Don't Be Cruel-Elvis Presley
18 11 19 Honky Tonk-Bill Doggett
19 20  6 Mama From The Train-Patti Page
20 23  2 Don't Forbid Me-Pat Boone

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:December 26,1956
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Song-Artist
 1  1 10 SINGING THE BLUES-GUY MITCHELL
 2  3 15 Green Door-Jim Lowe
 3  2 12 Love Me Tender-Elvis Presley
 4  4 13 Blueberry Hill-Fats Domino
 5  6 18 Just Walking In The Rain-Johnnie Ray
 6  5 14 True Love-Bing Crosby & Grace Kelly
 7  7  7 Love Me-Elvis Presley
 8  9  3 Banana Boat Song-The Tarriers
 9  8  8 Rose And A Baby Ruth-George Hamilton IV
10 10  7 Rock-A-Bye Your Baby-Jerry Lewis
11 20  3 Don't Forbid Me-Pat Boone
12 15  2 Mary's Boy Child-Harry Belafonte
13 13  4 Moonlight Gambler-Frankie Laine
14 11 10 Hey,Jealous Lover-Frank Sinatra
15 14 10 Cindy,Oh Cindy-Eddie Fisher
16 22 13 Cindy,Oh Cindy-Vince Martin & The Tarriers
17 16  5 Gonna Get Along Without You Now-Patience & Prudence
18 17 22 Don't Be Cruel-Elvis Presley
18  - 21 Hound Dog-Elvis Presley
19 24  3 Jamaica Farewell-Harry Belafonte
20 12  5 Since I Met You Baby-Ivory Joe Hunter

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