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UNITED KINGDOM'S WEEKLY SINGLE CHARTS(NATIONAL MUSIC EXPRESS) FOR 1956
UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:JANUARY 1,1956

TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  2 15 ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK-BILL HALEY & HIS COMETS
 2  3  8 MEET ME ON THE CORNER-Max Bygraves
 3  5  8 LOVE IS A MANY SPLENDORED THING-Four Aces
 4  6  9 TWENTY TINY FINGERS-Stargazers
 5 21  2 ROCK-A BEATIN' BOOGIE-Bill Haley & His Comets
 6 10  3 NEVER DO A TANGO WITH AN ESKIMO-Alma Cogan
 7  8  7 SUDDENLY THERE'S A VALLEY-Petula Clark
 8  7  7 HAWKEYE-Frankie Laine
 9  1  7 CHRISTMAS ALPHABET-Dickie Valentine
10  4 10 LET'S HAVE A DING DONG-Winifred Atwell
11 12  7 WHEN YOU LOSE THE ONE YOU LOVE-David Whitfield
12 14  8 AIN'T THAT A SHAME-Pat Boone
13  -  1 BALLAD OF DAVY CROCKETT-Bill Hayes
14 16  3 SOMEONE ON YOUR MIND-Jimmy Young
15 18  4 THE OLD PIANNA RAG-Dickie Valentine
16 13  5 SUDDENLY THERE'S A VALLEY-Jo Stafford
17  -  1 ROCK ISLAND LINE-Lonnie Donegan
18  -  1 SIXTEEN TONS-Tennessee Ernie Ford
19 17  4 ARRIVEDERCI DARLING-Anne Shelton
20 25  2 PICKIN' A CHICKEN-Eve Boswell

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:JANUARY 8,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1 16 ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK-BILL HALEY & HIS COMETS
 2 18  2 SIXTEEN TONS-Tennessee Ernie Ford
 3  3  9 LOVE IS A MANY SPLENDORED THING-Four Aces
 4  5  3 ROCK-A BEATIN' BOOGIE-Bill Haley & His Comets
 5  2  9 MEET ME ON THE CORNER-Max Bygraves
 6  6  4 NEVER DO A TANGO WITH AN ESKIMO-Alma Cogan
 7 13  2 THE BALLAD OF DAVY CROCKET-Bill Hayes
 8  4 10 TWENTY TINY FINGERS-Stargazers
 9  -  1 LOVE & MARRIAGE-Frank Sinatra
10  7  8 SUDDENLY THERE'S A VALLEY-Petula Clark
11  -  1 BALLAD OF DAVY CROCKETT-Tennessee Ernie Ford
12 11  8 WHEN YOU LOSE THE ONE YOU LOVE-David Whitfield
13 14  4 SOMEONE ON YOUR MIND-Jimmy Young
14  8  8 HAWKEYE-Frankie Laine
15 20  3 PICKIN' A CHICKEN-Eve Boswell
16 17  2 ROCK ISLAND LINE-Lonnie Donegan
17 12  9 AIN'T THAT A SHAME-Pat Boone
18 15  5 THE OLD PIANNA RAG-Dickie Valentine
19  -  1 ARRIVEDERCI DARLING-Edna Savage
20  -  4 CLOUDBURST-Don Lang
20  -  1 ROBIN HOOD Gary Miller

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:JANUARY 15,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  2  3 SIXTEEN TONS-TENNESSEE ERNIE FORD
 2  7  3 BALLAD OF DAVY CROCKETT-Bill Hayes
 3  9  2 LOVE & MARRIAGE-Frank Sinatra
 4  4  4 ROCK-A BEATIN' BOOGIE-Bill Haley & His Comets
 5  3 10 LOVE IS A MANY SPLENDORED THING-Four Aces
 6  1 17 ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK-Bill Haley & His Comets
 7 11  2 BALLAD OF DAVY CROCKETT-Tennessee Ernie Ford
 8  5 10 MEET ME ON THE CORNER-Max Bygraves
 9  -  1 THE TENDER TRAP-Frank Sinatra
10 16  3 ROCK ISLAND LINE-Lonnie Donegan
11  -  1 SIXTEEN TONS-Frankie Laine
12  6  5 NEVER DO A TANGO WITH AN ESKIMO-Alma Cogan
13 15  4 PICKIN' A CHICKEN-Eve Boswell
14 12  9 WHEN YOU LOSE THE ONE YOU LOVE-David Whitfield
15 10  9 SUDDENLY THERE'S A VALLEY-Petula Clark
16  8 11 TWENTY TINY FINGERS-Stargazers
17  -  1 ROBIN HOOD-Dick James
18 13  5 SOMEONE ON YOUR MIND-Jimmy Young
19 20  2 ROBIN HOOD-Gary Miller
20  -  1 THE SHIFTING WHISPERING SANDS-Eamonn Andrews

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:JANUARY 22,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  4 SIXTEEN TONS-TENNESSEE ERNIE FORD
 2  2  4 BALLAD OF DAVY CROCKETT-Bill Hayes
 3  7  3 BALLAD OF DAVY CROCKETT-Tennessee Ernie Ford
 4  3  3 LOVE & MARRIAGE-Frank Sinatra
 5  5 11 LOVE IS A MANY SPLENDORED THING-Four Aces
 6  9  2 THE TENDER TRAP-Frank Sinatra
 7  4  5 ROCK-A BEATIN' BOOGIE-Bill Haley & His Comets
 8  6 18 ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK-Bill Haley & His Comets
 9 10  4 ROCK ISLAND LINE-Lonnie Donegan
10 11  2 SIXTEEN TONS-Frankie Laine
11 14 10 WHEN YOU LOSE THE ONE YOU LOVE-David Whitfield
12 13  5 PICKIN' A CHICKEN-Eve Boswell
13 19  3 ROBIN HOOD-Gary Miller
14  -  1 ONLY YOU-Hilltoppers
15  8 11 MEET ME ON THE CORNER-Max Bygraves
16 17  2 ROBIN HOOD-Dick James
17 15 10 SUDDENLY THERE'S A VALLEY-Petula Clark
18  -  1 DREAMS CAN TELL A LIE-Nat King Cole
18  -  1 ZAMBESI-Lou Busch
20 20  2 THE SHIFTING WHISPERING SANDS-Eamonn Andrews
20  -  1 THE SHIFTING WHISPERING SANDS-Billy Vaughn Orchestra
20  -  1 WITH YOUR LOVE-Malcolm Vaughan

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:JANUARY 29,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  5 SIXTEEN TONS-TENNESSEE ERNIE FORD
 2  2  5 BALLAD OF DAVY CROCKETT-Bill Hayes
 3  6  3 THE TENDER TRAP-Frank Sinatra
 4  4  4 LOVE & MARRIAGE-Frank Sinatra
 5  3  4 BALLAD OF DAVY CROCKETT-Tennessee Ernie Ford
 6  7  6 ROCK A-BEATIN' BOOGIE-Bill Haley & His Comets
 7  5 12 LOVE IS A MANY SPLENDORED THING-Four Aces
 8  9  5 ROCK ISLAND LINE-Lonnie Donegan
 9 12  6 PICKIN' A CHICKEN-Eve Boswell
10 13  4 ROBIN HOOD-Gary Miller
11 18  2 DREAMS CAN TELL A LIE-Nat King Cole
12 11 11 WHEN YOU LOSE THE ONE YOU LOVE-David Whitfield & Mantovani
13 10  3 SIXTEEN TONS-Frankie Laine
14  8 19 ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK-Bill Haley & His Comets
15 14  2 ONLY YOU-Hilltoppers
16 16  3 ROBIN HOOD-Dick James
17 18  2 ZAMBESI-Lou Busch
18 20  3 THE SHIFTING WHISPERING SANDS-Eamonn Andrews
19  -  6 SUDDENLY THERE'S A VALLEY-Jo Stafford
20  -  1 MY BOY FLAT-TOP-Frankie Vaughan

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:FEBRUARY 5,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  6 SIXTEEN TONS-TENNESSEE ERNIE FORD
 2  3  4 THE TENDER TRAP-Frank Sinatra
 3  2  6 BALLAD OF DAVY CROCKETT-Bill Hayes
 4  -  1 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-Dean Martin
 5  4  5 LOVE & MARRIAGE-Frank Sinatra
 6  6  7 ROCK A-BEATIN' BOOGIE-Bill Haley & His Comets
 7 17  3 ZAMBESI-Lou Busch
 8 15  3 ONLY YOU-Hilltoppers
 9  8  6 ROCK ISLAND LINE-Lonnie Donegan
10  5  5 BALLAD OF DAVY CROCKETT-Tennessee Ernie Ford
11 10  5 ROBIN HOOD-Gary Miller
12 11  3 DREAMS CAN TELL A LIE-Nat King Cole
13  7 13 LOVE IS A MANY SPLENDORED THING-Four Aces
14 16  4 ROBIN HOOD-Dick James
15  9  7 PICKIN' A CHICKEN-Eve Boswell
16  -  1 IT'S ALMOST TOMORROW-Dreamweavers
17  -  1 YOUNG & FOOLISH-Ronnie Hilton
18  -  2 WITH YOUR LOVE-Malcolm Vaughan
19  -  1 BAND OF GOLD-Don Cherry
20 20  2 MY BOY FLAT-TOP-Frankie Vaughan

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:FEBRUARY 12,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  4  2 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-DEAN MARTIN
 2  1  7 SIXTEEN TONS-Tennessee Ernie Ford
 3  7  4 ZAMBESI-Lou Busch
 4  2  5 THE TENDER TRAP-Frank Sinatra
 5  3  7 BALLAD OF DAVY CROCKETT-Bill Hayes
 6 16  2 IT'S ALMOST TOMORROW-Dreamweavers
 7  5  6 LOVE & MARRIAGE-Frank Sinatra
 8  8  4 ONLY YOU-Hilltoppers
 9  -  1 ROCK & ROLL WALTZ-Kay Starr
10 19  2 BAND OF GOLD-Don Cherry
11 12  4 DREAMS CAN TELL A LIE-Nat King Cole
12  9  7 ROCK ISLAND LINE-Lonnie Donegan
13  -  1 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-Dave King
14 10  6 BALLAD OF DAVY CROCKETT-Tennessee Ernie Ford
15  6  8 ROCK A-BEATIN' BOOGIE-Bill Haley & His Comets
16 14  5 ROBIN HOOD-Dick James
17 11  6 ROBIN HOOD-Gary Miller
17  -  1 YOUNG & FOOLISH-Edmund Hockridge
19  -  1 WHO'S SORRY NOW-Johnnie Ray
20  -  1 BALLAD OF DAVY CROCKETT-Max Bygraves

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:FEBRUARY 19,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  3 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-DEAN MARTIN
 2  3  5 ZAMBESI-Lou Busch
 3  6  3 IT'S ALMOST TOMORROW-Dreamweavers
 4  4  6 THE TENDER TRAP-Frank Sinatra
 5  2  8 SIXTEEN TONS-Tennessee Ernie Ford
 6  8  5 ONLY YOU-Hilltoppers
 7  9  2 ROCK & ROLL WALTZ-Kay Starr
 8 10  3 BAD OF GOLD-Don Cherry
 9  5  8 BALLAD OF DAVY CROCKETT-Bill Hayes
10 11  5 DREAMS CAN TELL A LIE-Nat King Cole
11 12  8 ROCK ISLAND LINE-Lonnie Donegan
12 17  2 YOUNG & FOOLISH-Edmund Hockridge
13  7  7 LOVE & MARRIAGE-Frank Sinatra
14 14  7 BALLAD OF DAVY CROCKETT-Tennessee Ernie Ford
15 13  2 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-Dave King
16 16  6 ROBIN HOOD-Dick James
17 19  2 WHO'S SORRY NOW-Johnnie Ray
18  -  1 IN OLD LISBON-Frank Chacksfield
19 15  9 ROCK A-BEATIN' BOOGIE-Bill Haley & His Comets
20  -  2 YOUNG & FOOLISH-Ronnie Hilton

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:FEBRUARY 26,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  4 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-DEAN MARTIN
 2  2  6 ZAMBESI-Lou Busch
 3  3  4 IT'S ALMOST TOMORROW-Dreamweavers
 4  7  3 ROCK & ROLL WALTZ-Kay Starr
 4  5  5 ONLY YOU-Hilltoppers
 6  8  4 BAND OF GOLD-Don Cherry
 7  4  7 THE TENDER TRAP-Frank Sinatra
 8  5  9 SIXTEEN TONS-Tennessee Ernie Ford
 9 11  9 ROCK ISLAND LINE-Lonnie Donegan
10 12  3 YOUNG & FOOLISH-Edmund Hockridge
11 15  3 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-Dave King
12  9  9 BALLAD OF DAVY CROCKETT-Bill Hayes
13 10  6 DREAMS CAN TELL A LIE-Nat King Cole
14 16  7 ROBIN HOOD-Dick James
15 18  2 IN OLD LISBON-Frank Chacksfield
16 13  8 LOVE & MARRIAGE-Frank Sinatra
17  -  1 THE GREAT PRETENDER-Jimmy Parkinson
18  -  8 PICKIN' A CHICKEN-Eve Boswell
19  -  1 MY SEPTEMBER LOVE-David Whitfield
20  -  3 WITH YOUR LOVE-Malcolm Vaughan
20  -  1 YOUNG & FOOLISH-Dean Martin

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:MARCH 4,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  5 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-DEAN MARTIN
 2  2  7 ZAMBESI-Lou Busch
 3  3  5 IT'S ALMOST TOMORROW-Dreamweavers
 4  4  4 ROCK & ROLL WALTZ-Kay Starr
 5 11  4 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-Dave King
 6  5  7 ONLY YOU-Hilltoppers
 7  6  5 BAND OF GOLD-Don Cherry
 8  7  8 THE TENDER TRAP-Frank Sinatra
 9  -  1 SEE YOU LATER ALLIGATOR-Bill Haley & His Comets
10 10  4 YOUNG & FOOLISH-Edmund Hockridge
11  9 10 ROCK ISLAND LINE-Lonnie Donegan
12 17  2 THE GREAT PRETENDER-Jimmy Parkinson
13 13  7 DREAMS CAN TELL A LIE-Nat King Cole
14  8 10 SIXTEEN TONS-Tennessee Ernie Ford
15 15  3 IN OLD LISBON-Frank Chacksfield
16 18  9 IN OLD LISBON-Eve Boswell
17 14  8 ROBIN HOOD-Dick James
18  -  1 ZAMBESI-Eddie Calvert
19  -  3 YOUNG & FOOLISH-Ronnie Hilton
20 19  2 MY SEPTEMBER LOVE-David Whitfield
20  -  1 TUMBLING TUMBLEWEEDS-Slim Whitman

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:MARCH 11,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  3  6 IT'S ALMOST TOMORROW-DREAMWEAVERS
 2  2  8 ZAMBESI-Lou Busch
 3  1  6 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-Dean Martin
 4  4  5 ROCK & ROLL WALTZ-Kay Starr
 5  5  5 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-Dave King
 6  6  8 ONLY YOU-Hilltoppers
 7  9  2 SEE YOU LATER ALLIGATOR-Bill Haley & His Comets
 8  7  6 BAND OF GOLD-Don Cherry
 9 11 11 ROCK ISLAND LINE-Lonnie Donegan
10 12  3 THE GREAT PRETENDER-Jimmy Parkinson
11 10  5 YOUNG & FOOLISH-Edmund Hockridge
12  -  1 POOR PEOPLE OF PARIS-Winifred Atwell
13 14 11 SIXTEEN TONS-Tennessee Ernie Ford
14  8  9 THE TENDER TRAP-Frank Sinatra
15  -  1 MORITAT-Dick Hyman Trio
16 13  8 DREAMS CAN TELL A LIE-Nat King Cole
17 16 10 PICKIN' A CHICKEN-Eve Boswell
18  -  1 CHAIN GANG-Jimmy Young
19 20  2 TUMBLING TUMBLEWEEDS-Slim Whitman
20 15  4 IN OLD LISBON-Frank Chacksfield

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:MARCH 18,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  7 IT'S ALMOST TOMORROW-DREAMWEAVERS
 2  4  6 ROCK & ROLL WALTZ-Kay Starr
 3  3  7 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-Dean Martin
 4  6  9 ONLY YOU-Hilltoppers
 5 12  2 POOR PEOPLE OF PARIS-Winifred Atwell
 6  2  9 ZAMBESI-Lou Busch
 7  7  3 SEE YOU LATER ALLIGATOR-Bill Haley & His Comets
 8  5  6 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-Dave King
 9 18  2 CHAIN GANG-Jimmy Young
10  8  7 BAND OF GOLD-Don Cherry
11 10  4 THE GREAT PRETENDER-Jimmy Parkinson
12 15  2 MORITAT-Dick Hyman Trio
13  9 12 ROCK ISLAND LINE-Lonnie Donegan
14 11  6 YOUNG & FOOLISH-Edmund Hockridge
15  -  1 THE TROUBLE WITH HARRY-Alfi & Harry
16  -  2 ZAMBESI-Eddie Calvert
17  -  1 MORITAT-Billy Vaughn Orchestra
18  -  3 MY SEPTEMBER LOVE-David Whitfield
19  -  1 JIMMY UNKNOWN-Lita Roza
20 16  9 DREAMS CAN TELL A LIE-Nat King Cole

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:MARCH 25,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  2  7 ROCK & ROLL WALTZ-KAY STARR
 2  1  8 IT'S AMOST TOMORROW-Dreamweavers
 3  5  3 POOR PEOPLE OF PARIS-Winifred Atwell
 4  6 10 ZAMBESI-Lou Busch
 5  4 10 ONLY YOU-Hilltoppers
 6  8  7 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-Dave King
 7  3  8 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-Dean Martin
 8  7  4 SEE YOU LATER ALLIGATOR-Bill Haley And His Comets
 9  9  3 CHAIN GANG-Jimmy Young
10 12  3 THEME FROM THE THREEPENNY OPERA-Dick Hyman Trio
11 11  5 THE GREAT PRETENDER-Jimmy Parkinson
12 10  8 BAND OF GOLD-Don Cherry
13 16  3 ZAMBESI-Eddie Calvert
14 14  7 YOUNG & FOOLISH-Edmund Hockridge
15 17  2 THEME FROM THE THREEPENNY OPERA-Billy Vaughn Orchestra
16 15  2 THE TROUBLE WITH HARRY-Alfi & Harry
17 19  2 JIMMY UNKNOWN-Lita Roza
18  -  1 WILLIE CAN-Alma Cogan
19 13 13 ROCK ISLAND LINE-Lonnie Donegan
20  -  1 NOTHIN' TO DO-Michael Holliday

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:APRIL 1,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  2  9 IT'S ALMOST TOMORROW-DREAMWEAVERS
 2  3  4 POOR PEOPLE OF PARIS-Winifred Atwell  
 3  1  8 ROCK & ROLL WALTZ-Kay Starr
 4  5 11 ONLY YOU-Hilltoppers
 5  6  8 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-Dave King
 6  4 11 ZAMBESI-Lou Busch  
 7  8  5 SEE YOU LATER ALLIGATOR-Bill Haley And His Comets
 8  7  9 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-Dean Martin
 9 11  6 THE GREAT PRETENDER-Jimmy Parkinson
10  9  4 CHAIN GANG-Jimmy Young
11 10  4 THEME FROM THE THREEPENNY OPERA-Dick Hyman Trio  
12 15  3 THEME FROM THE THREEPENNY OPERA-Billy Vaughn Orchestra
13 12  9 BAND OF GOLD-Don Cherry
13 13  4 ZAMBESI-Eddie Calvert
15 17  3 JIMMY UNKNOWN-Lita Roza
16  -  4 MY SEPTEMBER LOVE-David Whitfield
17 18  2 WILLIE CAN-Alma Cogan
18  -  1 THE ITALIAN THEME-Cyril Stapleton
19 16  3 THE TROUBLE WITH HARRY-Alfi & Harry
20  - 11 PICKIN' A CHICKEN-Eve Boswell

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:APRIL 8,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  2  5 POOR PEOPLE OF PARIS-WINIFRED ATWELL
 2  1 10 IT'S ALMOST TOMORROW-Dreamweavers
 3  3  9 ROCK & ROLL WALTZ-Kay Starr
 4  4 12 ONLY YOU-Hilltoppers
 5  6 12 ZAMBESI-Lou Busch
 6  5  9 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-Dave King
 7  8 10 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-Dean Martin
 8  7  6 SEE YOU LATER ALLIGATOR-Bill Haley & His Comets
 9 11  5 THEME FROM THE THREEPENNY OPERA-Dick Hyman Trio
10  9  7 THE GREAT PRETENDER-Jimmy Parkinson
11 16  5 MY SEPTEMBER LOVE-David Whitfield
12 12  4 THEME FROM THE THREEPENNY OPERA-Billy Vaughn Orchestra
13 17  3 WILLIE CAN-Alma Cogan
14 13  5 ZAMBESI-Eddie Calvert
15 10  5 CHAIN GANG-Jimmy Young
16 RE 14 ROCK ISLAND LINE-Lonnie Donegan
17 13 10 BAND OF GOLD-Don Cherry
18  -  1 A TEAR FELL-Teresa Brewer
19  -  1 I'M A FOOL-Slim Whitman
20 15  4 JIMMY UNKNOWN-Lita Roza

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:APRIL 15,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  6 POOR PEOPLE OF PARIS-WINIFRED ATWELL
 2  3 10 ROCK & ROLL WALTZ-Kay Starr
 3  2 11 IT'S ALMOST TOMORROW-Dreamweavers
 4  4 13 ONLY YOU-Hilltoppers
 5  7 11 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-Dean Martin
 6  6 10 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-Dave King
 7  5 13 ZAMBESI-Lou Busch
 8 11  6 MY SEPTEMBER LOVE-David Whitfield
 8  8  7 SEE YOU LATER ALLIGATOR-Bill Haley & His Comets
10  9  6 THEME FROM A THREEPENNY OPERA-Dick Hyman Trio
11 18  2 A TEAR FELL-Teresa Brewer
12 10  8 THE GREAT PRETENDER-Jimmy Parkinson
13 13  4 WILLIE CAN-Alma Cogan
14 27  2 THEME FROM A THREEPENNY OPERA-Louis Armstrong
15  -  1 NO OTHER LOVE-Ronnie Hilton
16 19  2 I'M A FOOL-Slim Whitman
17 12  5 THEME FROM A THREEPENNY OPERA-Billy Vaughn Orchestra
18 25  2 YOU CAN'T BE TRUE TO TWO-Dave King
19  -  1 AIN'T MISBEHAVIN'-Johnnie Ray
20 17 11 BAND OF GOLD-Don Cherry
20 24  2 SEVEN DAYS-Anne Shelton

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:APRIL 22,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  7 POOR PEOPLE OF PARIS-WINIFRED ATWELL
 2  3 12 IT'S ALMOST TOMORROW-Dreamweavers
 3  2 11 ROCK & ROLL WALTZ-Kay Starr
 4 15  2 NO OTHER LOVE-Ronnie Hilton
 5  4 14 ONLY YOU-Hilltoppers
 6  6 11 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-Dave King
 7  7 14 ZAMBESI-Lou Busch
 8 11  3 A TEAR FELL-Teresa Brewer
 9  8  7 MY SEPTEMBER LOVE-David Whitfield
10  5 12 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-Dean Martin
11  8  8 SEE YOU LATER ALLIGATOR-Bill Haley & His Comets
12 10  7 THEME FROM THE THREEPENNY OPERA-Dick Hyman Trio
13 18  3 YOU CAN'T BE TRUE TO TWO-Dave King
14 14  3 THEME FROM THE THREEPENNY OPERA-Louis Armstrong
15 13  5 WILLIE CAN-Alma Cogan
16  -  1 LOST JOHN-Lonnie Donegan
17 19  2 AIN'T MISBEHAVIN'-Johnnie Ray
18 12  9 THE GREAT PRETENDER-Jimmy Parkinson
19  -  1 I'LL BE HOME-Pat Boone
20 16  3 I'M A FOOL-Slim Whitman
20 20 3 SEVEN DAYS Anne Shelton

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:APRIL 29,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  4  3 NO OTHER LOVE-RONNIE HILTON
 2  1  8 POOR PEOPLE OF PARIS-Winifred Atwell
 3  2 13 IT'S ALMOST TOMORROW-Dreamweavers
 4  3 12 ROCK & ROLL WALTZ-Kay Starr
 5  5 15 ONLY YOU-Hilltoppers
 6  8  4 A TEAR FELL-Teresa Brewer
 7  9  8 MY SEPTEMBER LOVE-David Whitfield
 8 14  4 THEME FROM THE THREEPENNY OPERA-Louis Armstrong
 9 24  2 THEME FROM MAN WITH THE GOLDEN ARM-Billy May
10 11  9 SEE YOU LATER ALLIGATOR-Bill Haley & His Comets
11 13  4 YOU CAN'T BE TRUE TO TWO-Dave King
12 16  2 LOST JOHN-Lonnie Donegan
13 10 13 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-Dean Martin
14 19  2 I'LL BE HOME-Pat Boone
15  6 12 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-Dave King
16  7 15 ZAMBESI-Lou Busch
17 15  6 WILLIE CAN-Alma Cogan
18 17  3 AIN'T MISBEHAVIN'-Johnnie Ray
19 12  8 THEME FROM THE THREEPENNY OPERA-Dick Hyman Trio
20 18 10 THE GREAT PRETENDER-Jimmy Parkinson

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:MAY 6,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  4 NO OTHER LOVE-RONNIE HILTON
 2  2  9 POOR PEOPLE OF PARIS-Winifred Atwell
 3  3 14 IT'S ALMOST TOMORROW-Dreamweavers
 3  5 16 ONLY YOU-Hilltoppers
 5  6  5 A TEAR FELL-Teresa Brewer
 6  4 13 ROCK & ROLL WALTZ-Kay Starr
 7  7  9 MY SEPETEMBER LOVE-David Whitfield
 8 12  4 LOST JOHN/STEWBALL-Lonnie Donegan
 9 14  3 I'LL BE HOME-Pat Boone
10  9  3 THEME FROM MAN WITH THE GOLDEN ARM-Billy May Orchestra
11  8  5 THEME FROM THE THREEPENNY OPERA-Louis Armstrong
12 11  5 YOU CAN'T BE TRUE TO TWO-Dave King
13 10 10 SEE YOU LATER ALLIGATOR-Bill Haley & His Comets
14 15 13 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-Dave King
15  -  1 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-Elvis Presley
16 19  9 THEME FROM THE THREEPENNY OPERA-Dick Hyman Trio
17 13 14 MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS-Dean Martin
18 17  7 WILLIE CAN-Alma Cogan
19 18  4 AIN'T MISBEHAVIN'-Johnnie Ray
20  - 17 ROCK ISLAND LINE-Lonnie Donegan

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:MAY 13,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  5 NO OTHER LOVE-RONNIE HILTON
 2  2 10 POOR PEOPLE OF PARIS-Winifred Atwell
 3  7 10 MY SEPTEMBER LOVE-David Whitfield
 4  5  6 A TEAR FELL-Teresa Brewer
 5  6 14 ROCK & ROLL WALTZ-Kay Starr
 6  3 15 IT'S ALMOST TOMORROW-Dreamweavers
 7  9  4 I'LL BE HOME-Pat Boone
 8 23  2 THE HAPPY WHISTLER-Don Robertson
 9 10  4 THEME FROM MAN WITH THE GOLDEN ARM-Billy May Orchestra
10  8  5 LOST JOHN/STEWBALL-Lonnie Donegan
11 11  6 THEME FROM THE THREEPENNY OPERA-Louis Armstrong
12  3 17 ONLY YOU-Hilltoppers
13 12  6 YOU CAN'T BE TRUE TO TWO-Dave King
14 15  2 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-Elvis Presley
15 22  4 MOUNTAIN GREENERY-Mel Torm
16 13 11 SEE YOU LATER ALLIGATOR-Bill Haley & His Comets
17 28  2 TOO YOUNG TO GO STEADY-Nat King Cole
18  -  1 BLUE SUEDE SHOES-Carl Perkins
19  -  1 PORT AU PRINCE-Winifred Atwell
20 20 18 ROCK ISLAND LINE-Lonnie Donegan

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:MAY 20,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  6 NO OTHER LOVE-RONNIE HILTON
 2  4  7 A TEAR FELL-Teresa Brewer
 3  2 11 POOR PEOPLE OF PARIS-Winifred Atwell
 4  7  5 I'LL BE HOME-Pat Boone
 5  3 11 MY SEPTEMBER LOVE-David Whitfield
 6  5 15 ROCK & ROLL WALTZ-Kay Starr
 7 10  6 LOST JOHN/STEWBALL-Lonnie Donegan
 8 14  3 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-Elvis Presley
 9  8  3 THE HAPPY WHISTLER-Don Robertson
10  9  5 THEME FROM MAN WITH THE GOLDEN ARM-Billy May Orchestra
11 12 18 ONLY YOU-Hilltoppers
12 11  7 THEME FROM THE THREEPENNY OPERA-Louis Armstrong
13  6 16 IT'S ALMOST TOMORROW-Dreamweavers
14 18  2 BLUE SUEDE SHOES-Carl Perkins
15  -  1 HOT DIGGITY-Perry Como
16  -  1 BLUE SUEDE SHOES-Elvis Presley
17 15  5 MOUNTAIN GREENERY-Mel Torm
17 13  7 YOU CAN'T BE TRUE TO TWO-Dave King
19 17  3 TOO YOUNG TO GO STEADY-Nat King Cole
20 19  2 PORT AU PRINCE-Winifred Atwell

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:MAY 27,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  7 NO OTHER LOVE-RONNIE HILTON
 2  7  7 LOST JOHN-Lonnie Donegan
 3  4  6 I'LL BE HOME-Pat Boone
 4  2  8 A TEAR FELL-Teresa Brewer
 5  8  4 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-Elvis Presley
 6  3 12 POOR PEOPLE OF PARIS-Winifred Atwell
 7  5 12 MY SEPTEMBER LOVE-David Whitfield
 8  6 16 ROCK & ROLL WALTZ-Kay Starr
 9  9  4 THE HAPPY WHISTLER-Don Robertson
10 23  2 SAINTS ROCK N ROLL-Bill Haley & His Comets
11 11 19 ONLY YOU-Hilltoppers
12 10  6 THEME FROM MAN WITH THE GOLDEN ARM-Billy May Orchestra
13 15  2 HOT DIGGITY-Perry Como
14 19  4 TOO YOUNG TO GO STEADY-Nat King Cole
15 12  8 THEME FROM THE THREEPENNY OPERA-Louis Armstrong
16 14  3 BLUE SUEDE SHOES-Carl Perkins
17 17  8 YOU CAN'T BE TRUE TO TWO-Dave King
18 17  6 MOUNTAIN GREENERY-Mel Torm
19 16  2 BLUE SUEDE SHOES-Elvis Presley
20 20  3 PORT AU PRINCE-Winifred Atwell

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:JUNE 3,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  8 NO OTHER LOVE-RONNIE HILTON
 2  3  7 I'LL BE HOME-Pat Boone
 3  2  8 LOST JOHN-Lonnie Donegan
 4  5  5 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-Elvis Presley
 5  4  9 A TEAR FELL-Teresa Brewer
 6 13  3 HOT DIGGITY-Perry Como
 7 10  3 SAINTS ROCK N ROLL-Bill Haley & His Comets
 8  7 13 MY SEPTEMBER LOVE-David Whitfield
 9  8 17 ROCK & ROLL WALTZ-Kay Starr
10 19  3 BLUE SUEDE SHOES-Elvis Presley
11  6 13 POOR PEOPLE OF PARIS-Winifred Atwell
12  9  5 THE HAPPY WHISTLER-Don Robertson
12 14  5 TOO YOUNG TO GO STEADY-Nat King Cole
14 26  2 MOONGLOW & THEME FROM PICNIC-Morris Stoloff
14 11 20 ONLY YOU-Hilltoppers
16 16  4 BLUE SUEDE SHOES-Carl Perkins
17 12  7 THEME FROM MAN WITH THE GOLDEN ARM-Billy May Orchestra
18 20  4 PORT AU PRINCE-Winifred Atwell
19 22 21 ROCK ISLAND LINE-Lonnie Donegan
20 30  3 IVORY TOWER-Three Kayes

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:JUNE 10,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  2  8 I'LL BE HOME-PAT BOONE
 2  3  9 LOST JOHN-Lonnie Donegan
 3  4  6 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-Elvis Presley
 4  1  9 NO OTHER LOVE-Ronnie Hilton
 5  6  4 HOT DIGGITY-Perry Como
 6  7  4 SAINTS ROCK N ROLL-Bill Haley & His Comets
 7  5 10 A TEAR FELL-Teresa Brewer
 8  8 14 MY SEPTEMBER LOVE-David Whitfield
 9 10  4 BLUE SUEDE SHOES-Elvis Presley
10 16  5 BLUE SUEDE SHOES-Carl Perkins
11 12  6 THE HAPPY WHISTLER-Don Robertson
12  9 18 ROCK & ROLL WALTZ-Kay Starr
13 14  3 MOONGLOW & THEME FROM PICNIC-Morris Stoloff
14 12  6 TOO YOUNG TO GO STEADY-Nat King Cole
15 11 14 POOR PEOPLE OF PARIS-Winifred Atwell
16 14 21 ONLY YOU-Hilltoppers
17 22  8 MOUNTAIN GREENERY-Mel Torm
18 28  4 OUT OF TOWN-Max Bygraves
19  -  1 GAL WITH THE YALLER SHOES-Michael Holliday
20 18  5 PORT AU PRINCE-Winifred Atwell

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:JUNE 17,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  9 I'LL BE HOME-PAT BOONE
 2  3  7 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-Elvis Presley
 3  2 10 LOST JOHN-Lonnie Donegan
 4  5  5 HOT DIGGITY-Perry Como
 5  4 10 NO OTHER LOVE-Ronnie Hilton
 6  6  5 SAINTS ROCK N ROLL-Bill Haley & His Comets
 7 13  4 MOONGLOW & THEME FROM PICNIC-Morris Stoloff
 8  7 11 A TEAR FELL-Teresa Brewer
 8  8 15 MY SEPTEMBER LOVE-David Whitfield
10  9  5 BLUE SUEDE SHOES-Elvis Presley
11 14  7 TOO YOUNG TO GO STEADY-Nat King Cole
12 10  6 BLUE SUEDE SHOES-Carl Perkins
13 19  2 GAL WITH THE YALLER SHOES-Michael Holliday
14 11  7 THE HAPPY WHISTLER-Don Robertson
15  -  1 HOT DIGGITY-Michael Holliday
16 26  2 SONGS FOR SWINGIN' LOVERS (LP)-Frank Sinatra
17 17  9 MOUNTAIN GREENERY-Mel Torm
18 18  5 OUT OF TOWN-Max Bygraves
18 15 15 POOR PEOPLE OF PARIS-Winifred Atwell
20 20  6 PORT AU PRINCE-Winifred Atwell

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:JUNE 24,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1 10 I'LL BE HOME-PAT BOONE
 2  2  8 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-Elvis Presley
 3  3 11 LOST JOHN-Lonnie Donegan
 4  5 11 NO OTHER LOVE-Ronnie Hilton
 5  4  6 HOT DIGGITY-Perry Como
 6  6  6 SAINT'S ROCK N ROLL-Bill Haley & His Comets
 7  8 16 MY SEPTEMBER LOVE-David Whitfield
 8 11  8 TOO YOUNG TO GO STEADY-Nat King Cole
 9  8 12 A TEAR FELL-Teresa Brewer
10 10  6 BLUE SUEDE SHOES-Elvis Presley
10 29  2 EXPERIMENTS WITH MICE-Johnny Dankworth
12  7  5 MOONGLOW & THEME FROM PICNIC-Morris Stoloff
13 16  3 SONGS FOR SWINGIN' LOVERS (LP)-Frank Sinatra
14 15  2 HOT DIGGITY-Michael Holliday
15 14  8 THE HAPPY WHISTLER-Don Robertson
16  -  1 ALL STAR HIT PARADE-Various
17 12  7 BLUE SUEDE SHOES-Carl Perkins
18 30  2 THE WAYWARD WIND-Tex Ritter
19 13  3 GAL WITH THE YALLER SHOES-Michael Holliday
20  -  1 THE WAYWARD WIND-Gogi Grant

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:JULY 1,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1 11 I'LL BE HOME-PAT BOONE
 2  3 12 LOST JOHN-Lonnie Donegan
 3  2  9 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-Elvis Presley
 4 16  2 ALL STAR HIT PARADE-Various Artists
 5  6  7 SAINTS ROCK N ROLL-Bill Haley & His Comets
 6 30  2 I'M WALKIKNG BACKWARDS FOR CHRISTMAS-The Goons
 7  5  7 HOT DIGGITY-Perry Como
 8  4 12 NO OTHER LOVE-Ronnie Hilton
 9  7 17 MY SEPTEMBER LOVE-David Whitfield
10 10  3 EXPERIMENTS WITH MICE-Johnny Dankworth
11 12  6 MOONGLOW & THEME FROM PICNIC-Morris Stoloff
12 13  4 SONGS FOR SWINGIN' LOVERS (LP)-Frank Sinatra
13 22  2 WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE-Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers
14  8  9 TOO YOUNG TO GO STEADY-Nat King Cole
15 18  3 THE WAYWARD WIND-Tex Ritter
16 20  2 THE WAYWARD WIND-Gogi Grant
17  9 13 A TEAR FELL-Teresa Brewer
17 10  7 BLUE SUEDE SHOES-Elvis Presley
19 14  3 HOT DIGGITY-Michael Holliday
20 25  2 PORTUGUESE WASHERWOMAN-Joe 'Fingers' Carr

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:JULY 8,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1 12 I'LL BE HOME-PAT BOONE
 2  4  3 ALL STAR HIT PARADE-Various
 3  3 10 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-Elvis Presley
 4  6  3 I'M WALKING BACKWARDS FOR CHRISTMAS/BLUEBOTTLE BLUES-The Goons
 5 13  3 WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE-Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers
 6  7  8 HOT DIGGITY-Perry Como
 7 10  4 EXPERIMENTS WITH MICE-Johnny Dankworth
 7  2 13 LOST JOHN-Lonnie Donegan
 9 16  3 THE WAYWARD WIND-Gogi Grant
10  9 18 MY SEPTEMBER LOVE-David Whitfield
11 15  4 THE WAYWARD WIND-Tex Ritter
12 30  3 WHO ARE WE-Ronnie Hilton
13  5  8 SAINTS ROCK N ROLL-Bill Haley & His Comets
14  8 13 NO OTHER LOVE-Ronnie Hilton
15 17 14 A TEAR FELL-Teresa Brewer
16 12  5 SONGS FOR SWINGIN' LOVERS (LP)-Frank Sinatra
17 14 10 TOO YOUNG TO GO STEADY-Nat King Cole
18 11  7 MOONGLOW & THEME FROM PICNIC-Morris Stoloff
19 17  8 BLUE SUEDE SHOES-Elvis Presley
20  -  1 A SWEET OLD FASHIONED GIRL-Teresa Brewer
20  -  1 SKIFFLE SESSION (EP) Lonnie Donegan

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:JULY 15,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  5  4 WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE-FRANKIE LYMON & THE TEENAGERS
 2  1 13 I'LL BE HOME-Pat Boone
 3  2  4 ALL STAR HIT PARADE-Various Artists
 4  3 11 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-Elvis Presley  
 5  4  4 I'M WALKING BACKWARDS FOR CHRISTMAS/BLUEBOTTLE BLUES-Goons
 6  6  9 HOT DIGGITY-Perry Como
 7  7  5 EXPERIMENTS WITH MICE-Johnny Dankworth
 7 21  2 WALK HAND IN HAND-Tony Martin
 9  9  4 THE WAYWARD WIND-Gogi Grant
10  7 14 LOST JOHN-Lonnie Donegan
10 12  4 WHO ARE WE-Ronnie Hilton
12 11  5 THE WAYWARD WIND-Tex Ritter
12 28  4 WHATEVER WILL BE WILL BE-Doris Day
14 18  8 MOONGLOW & THEME FROM "PICNIC"-Morris Stoloff
15 16  6 SONGS FOR SWINGIN' LOVERS (LP)-Frank Sinatra
16 10 19 MY SEPTEMBER LOVE-David Whitfield
17 13  9 SAINTS ROCK N ROLL-Bill Haley & His Comets
18 15 15 A TEAR FELL-Teresa Brewer
19 21  2 BAD PENNY BLUES-Humphrey Lyttelton Band
20  -  1 LEFT BANK-Winifred Atwell

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:JULY 22,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  5 WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE-FRANKIE LYMON & THE TEENAGERS
 2  2 14 I'LL BE HOME-Pat Boone
 3 12  5 WHATEVER WILL BE WILL BE-Doris Day
 4  4 12 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-Elvis Presley  
 5  7  3 WALK HAND IN HAND-Tony Martin
 6  3  5 ALL STAR HIT PARADE-Various Artists
 7  6 10 HOT DIGGITY-Perry Como  
 8  5  5 I'M WALKING BACKWARDS FOR CHRISTMAS/BLUEBOTTLE BLUES-Goons
 9 10  5 WHO ARE WE-Ronnie Hilton
10 12  6 THE WAYWARD WIND-Tex Ritter  
11  7  6 EXPERIMENTS WITH MICE-Johnny Dankworth
12  9  5 THE WAYWARD WIND-Gogi Grant
13 17 10 SAINTS ROCK N ROLL-Bill Haley & His Comets  
14 10 15 LOST JOHN-Lonnie Donegan  
15 21  3 SWEET OLD-FASHIONED GIRL-Teresa Brewer
16 14  9 MOONGLOW & THEME FROM "PICNIC"-Morris Stoloff
17 16 20 MY SEPTEMBER LOVE-David Whitfield
18 20  2 LEFT BANK-Winifred Atwell
19  -  1 WALK HAND IN HAND-Ronnie Carroll
20 19  3 BAD PENNY BLUES-Humphrey Lyttelton Band
20  - 12 MOUNTAIN GREENERY-Mel Torm

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:JULY 29,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  6 WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE-FRANKIE LYMON & THE TEENAGERS
 2  3  6 WHATEVER WILL BE WILL BE-Doris Day
 3  5  4 WALK HAND IN HAND-Tony Martin
 4  2 15 I'LL BE HOME-Pat Boone
 5 15  4 A SWEET OLD FASHIONED GIRL-Teresa Brewer
 6  4 13 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-Elvis Presley
 6  9  6 WHO ARE WE-Ronnie Hilton
 8 10  7 THE WAYWARD WIND-Tex Ritter
 9 20 13 MOUNTAIN GREENERY-Mel Torm
10  7 11 HOT DIGGITY-Perry Como
10  8  6 I'M WALKING BACKWARDS FOR CHRISTMAS/BLUEBOTTLE BLUES-Goons
12 13 11 SAINTS ROCK N ROLL-Bill Haley & His Comets
13  6  6 ALL STAR HIT PARADE-Various Artists
14 12  6 THE WAYWARD WIND-Gogi Grant
15 11  7 EXPERIMENTS WITH MICE-Johnny Dankworth
16 23 13 TOO YOUNG TO GO STEADY-Nat King Cole
17 18  3 LEFT BANK-Winifred Atwell
18 29  5 SERENADE-Slim Whitman
19 19  2 WALK HAND IN HAND-Ronnie Carroll
20 26  5 THE FAITFULL HUSSAR-Ted Heath And His Music

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:AUGUST 5,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  2  7 WHATEVER WILL BE WILL BE-DORIS DAY
 2  3  5 WALK HAND IN HAND-Tony Martin
 3  1  7 WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE-Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers
 4  9 14 MOUNTAIN GREENERY-Mel Torm
 5  5  5 A SWEET OID FASHIONED GIRL-Teresa Brewer
 6  6 14 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-Elvis Presley
 7  4 16 I'LL BE HOME-Pat Boone
 8 13  7 ALL STAR HIT PARADE-Various Artists  
 9  6  7 WHO ARE WE-Ronnie Hilton
10  8  8 THE WAYWARD WIND-Tex Ritter
11 12 12 SAINTS ROCK N ROLL-Bill Haley & His Comets
12 15  8 EXPERIMENTS WITH MICE-Johnny Dankworth
13 10  7 I'M WALKING BACKWARDS FOR CHRISTMAS/BLUEBOTTLE BLUES-The Goons
14 17  4 LEFT BANK-Winifred Atwell
15 10 12 HOT DIGGITY-Perry Como
16 19  3 WALK HAND IN HAND-Ronnie Carroll
17 25  7 HOT DIGGITY-Michael Holliday
18 20  6 THE FAITHFULL HUSSAR-Ted Heath And His Music
19 14  7 THE WAYWARD WIND-Gogi Grant
20 27 22 MY SEPTEMBER LOVE-David Whitfield

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:AUGUST 12,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  8 WHATEVER WILL BE WILL BE-DORIS DAY
 2  3  8 WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE-Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers
 3  5  6 A SWEET OLD FASHIONED GIRL-Teresa Brewer
 4  2  6 WALK HAND IN HAND-Tony Martin
 5  4 15 MOUNTAIN GREENERY-Mel Torm
 6  7 17 I'LL BE HOME-Pat Boone
 7  6 15 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-Elvis Presley
 8 10  9 THE WAYWARD WIND-Tex Ritter
 9  -  1 ROCKIN' THROUGH THE RYE-Bill Haley And His Comets
10 11 13 SAINTS ROCK N ROLL-Bill Haley And His Comets
11  8  8 ALL STAR HIT PARADE-Various Artists  
12 13  8 I'M WALKING BACKWARDS FOR CHRISTMAS/BLUEBOTTLE BLUES-The Goons
13 19  8 THE WAYWARD WIND-Gogi Grant
14  9  8 WHO ARE WE-Ronnie Hilton
15 16  4 WALK HAND IN HAND-Ronnie Carroll
16 12  9 EXPERIMENTS WITH MICE-Johnny Dankworth
17  -  1 I ALMOST LOST MY MIND-Pat Boone
18 30  7 SERENADE-Slim Whitman
18 18  7 THE FAITHFUL HUSSAR-Ted Heath And His Music
20 23  5 I WANT YOU I NEED YOU I LOVE YOU-Elvis Presley
20 14  5 LEFT BANK-Winifred Atwell

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:AUGUST 19,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  9 WHATEVER WILL BE WILL BE-DORIS DAY
 2  2  9 WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE-Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers
 3  3  7 A SWEET OLD FASHIONED GIRL-Teresa Brewer
 4  4  7 WALK HAND IN HAND-Tony Martin
 5  5 16 MOUNTAIN GREENERY-Mel Torm
 6  9  2 ROCKIN' THROUGH THE RYE-Bill Haley & His Comets
 7  7 16 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-Elvis Presley
 8  6 18 I'LL BE HOME-Pat Boone
 9  8 10 THE WAYWARD WIND-Tex Ritter
10 18  8 SERENADE-Slim Whitman
11 14  9 WHO ARE WE-Ronnie Hilton
12 10 14 SAINTS ROCK N ROLL-Bill Haley & His Comets
13 15  5 WALK HAND IN HAND-Ronnie Carroll
14 17  2 I ALMOST LOST MY MIND-Pat Boone
15 13  9 THE WAYWARD WIND-Gogi Grant
16  -  3 BE-BOP-A-LULA-Gene Vincent
17 20  6 I WANT YOU I NEED YOU I LOVE YOU-Elvis Presley
18  -  4 LONG TALL SALLY-Pat Boone
19 24  3 I'M IN LOVE AGAIN-Fats Domino
20 12  9 I'M WALKING BACKWARDS FOR CHRISTMAS/BLUEBOTTLE BLUES-The Goons

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:AUGUST 26,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1 10 WHATEVER WILL BE WILL BE-DORIS DAY
 2  2 10 WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE-Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers
 3  4  8 WALK HAND IN HAND-Tony Martin
 4  3  8 A SWEET OLD FASHIONED GIRL-Teresa Brewer
 5  5 17 MOUNTAIN GREENERY-Mel Torm
 5  6  3 ROCKIN' THROUGH THE RYE-Bill Haley & His Comets
 7  7 17 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-Elvis Presley
 8 10  9 SERENADE-Slim Whitman
 9  8 19 I'LL BE HOME-Pat Boone
10 12 15 SAINTS ROCK N ROLL-Bill Haley & His Comets
11  9 11 THE WAYWARD WIND-Tex Ritter
12 19  4 I'M IN LOVE AGAIN-Fats Domino
13  -  1 BORN TO BE WITH YOU-Chordettes
14 28  2 LAY DOWN YOUR ARMS-Anne Shelton
15 14  3 I ALMOST LOST MY MIND-Pat Boone
16 11 10 WHO ARE WE-Ronnie Hilton
17 13  6 WALK HAND IN HAND-Ronnie Carroll
18 17  7 I WANT YOU I NEED YOU I LOVE YOU-Elvis Presley
19 16  4 BE-BOP-A-LULA-Gene Vincent
19  -  1 YOU ARE MY FIRST LOVE-Ruby Murray

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:SEPTEMBER 2,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1 11 WHATEVER WILL BE WILL BE-DORIS DAY
 2  2 11 WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE-Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers
 3  4  9 A SWEET OLD FASHIONED GIRL-Teresa Brewer
 4  5  4 ROCKIN' THROUGH THE RYE-Bill Haley & His Comets
 5 14  3 LAY DOWN YOUR ARMS-Anne Shelton
 6  3  9 WALK HAND IN HAND-Tony Martin
 7  5 18 MOUNTAIN GREENERY-Mel Torm
 8 13  2 BORN TO BE WITH YOU-Chordettes
 9  7 18 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-Elvis Presley
10 10 16 THE SAINTS ROCK N ROLL-Bill Haley & His Comets
11  8 10 SERENADE-Slim Whitman
12 12  5 I'M IN LOVE AGAIN-Fats Domino
13  -  1 THE GREAT PRETENDER/ONLY YOU-Platters
15 15  4 I ALMOST LOST MY MIND-Pat Boone
16 19  2 YOU ARE MY FIRST LOVE-Ruby Murray
17  9 20 I'LL BE HOME-Pat Boone
18 21  6 LONG TALL SALLY-Pat Boone
19 11 12 THE WAYWARD WIND-Tex Ritter
20 24  2 BY THE FOUNTAINS OF ROME-Edmund Hockridge
20 17 7 WALK HAND IN HAND Ronnie Carroll

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:SEPTEMBER 9,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1 12 WHATEVER WILL BE WILL BE-DORIS DAY
 2  5  4 LAY DOWN YOUR ARMS-Anne Shelton
 6  3 10 WALK HAND IN HAND-Tony Martin
 4  3 10 A SWEET OLD FASHIONED GIRL-Teresa Brewer
 5  4  5 ROCKIN' THROUGH THE RYE-Bill Haley & His Comets
 6  2 12 WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE-Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers
 7 13  2 THE GREAT PRETENDER/ONLY YOU-Platters
 8  7 19 MOUNTAIN GREENERY-Mel Torm
 9  -  1 YING TONG SONG/BLOODNOCK'S ROCK & ROLL CALL-The Goons
10 28  2 BRING A LITTLE WATER SYLVIE/DEAD ALIVE-Lonnie Donegan
11 27  2 A WOMAN IN LOVE-Frankie Laine
12 11 11 SERENADE-Slim Whitman
13 10 17 SAINTS ROCK N ROLL-Bill Haley & His Comets
14 14  9 I WANT YOU I NEED YOU I LOVE YOU-Elvis Presley
15  8  3 BORN TO BE WITH YOU-Chordettes
16 15  5 I ALMOST LOST MY MIND-Pat Boone
17 20  3 BY THE FOUNTAINS OF ROME-Edmund Hockridge
17 17 21 I'LL BE HOME-Pat Boone
19 12  6 I'M IN LOVE AGAIN-Fats Domino
20  9 19 HEARTBREAK HOTEL-Elvis Presley

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:SEPTEMBER 16,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  2  5 LAY DOWN YOUR ARMS-ANNE SHELTON
 2  1 13 WHATEVER WILL BE WILL BE-Doris Day
 3  5  6 ROCKIN' THROUGH THE RYE-Bill Haley & His Comets
 4  9  2 THE YING TONG SONG/BLOODNOCK'S ROCK N ROLL CALL-The Goons
 5  7  3 THE GREAT PRETENDER/ONLY YOU-Platters
 6  4 11 A SWEET OLD FASHIONED GIRL-Teresa Brewer
 6  3 11 WALK HAND IN HAND-Tony Martin
 6  6 13 WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE-Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers
 9 10  3 BRING A LITTLE WATER SYLVIE/DEAD OR ALIVE-Lonnie Donegan
10  8 20 MOUNTAIN GREENERY-Mel Torm
11 13 18 SAINTS ROCK N ROLL-Bill Haley & His Comets
12 11  3 A WOMAN IN LOVE-Frankie Laine
13  -  1 HOUND DOG-Elvis Presley
14 12 12 SERENADE-Slim Whitman
15 15  4 BORN TO BE WITH YOU-Chordettes
16 14 10 I WANT YOU I NEED YOU I LOVE YOU-Elvis Presley
17 17  4 BY THE FOUNTAINS OF ROME-Edmund Hockridge
17  - 20 ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK-Bill Haley & His Comets
19 16  6 I ALMOST LOST MY MIND-Pat Boone
20 17 22 I'LL BE HOME-Pat Boone

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:SEPTEMBER 23,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  6 LAY DOWN YOUR ARMS-ANNE SHELTON
 2  2 14 WHATEVER WILL BE WILL BE-Doris Day
 3  4  3 YING TONG SONG/BLOODNOK'S ROCK n ROLL CALL-The Goons
 4  3  7 ROCKIN' THROUGH THE RYE-Bill Haley & His Comets
 5 13  2 HOUND DOG-Elvis Presley
 6  5  4 THE GREAT PRETENDER-The Platters
 7  9  4 BRING A LITTLE WATER SYLVIE/DEAD OR ALIVE-Lonnie Donegan
 8 12  4 A WOMAN IN LOVE-Frankie Laine
 9  6 12 WALK HAND IN HAND-Tony Martin
10  6 12 A SWEET OLD FASHIONED GIRL-Teresa Brewer
11 11 19 SAINTS ROCK N ROLL-Bill Haley & His Comets
12 10 21 MOUNTAIN GREENERY-Mel Torm
13 17 21 ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK-Bill Haley & His Comets
14  6 14 WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE-Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers
15 15  5 BORN TO BE WITH YOU-Chordettes
16  -  1 GIDDY UP A DING DONG-Freddie Bell And The Bellboys
17 28  3 RAZZLE DAZZLE-Bill Haley & His Comets
18 14 13 SERENADE-Slim Whitman
19 17 15 BY THE FOUNTAINS OF ROME-Edmund Hockridge
19 21 15 SEE YOU LATER ALLIGATOR-Bill Haley & His Comets

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:SEPTEMBER 30,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  7 LAY DOWN YOUR ARMS-ANNE SHELTON
 2  2 15 WHATEVER WILL BE WILL BE-Doris Day
 3  8  5 A WOMAN IN LOVE-Frankie Laine
 4  5  3 HOUND DOG-Elvis Presley
 5  4  8 ROCKIN' THROUGH THE RYE-Bill Haley & His Comets
 6 16  2 GIDDY UP A DING DONG-Freddie Bell And The Bellboys
 7  3  4 THE YING TONG SONG/BLOODNOK'S ROCK N ROLL CALL-The Goons
 8  6  5 THE GREAT PRETENDER/ONLY YOU-Platters
 9  7  5 BRING A LITTLE WATER SYLVIE/DEAD OR ALIVE-Lonnie Donegan
10  9 13 WALK HAND IN HAND-Tony Martin
11 15  6 BORN TO BE WITH YOU-Chordettes
12 13 22 ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK-Bill Haley & His Comets
13 12 22 MOUNTAIN GREENERY-Mel Torm
13 17  4 RAZZLE DAZZLE-Bill Haley & His Comets
15 10 13 A SWEET OLD FASHIONED GIRL-Teresa Brewer
16 11 20 SAINTS ROCK N ROLL-Bill Haley & His Comets
17 14 15 WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE-Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers
18 26  3 MORE-Perry Como
19 23  2 WHEN MEXICO GAVE UP THE RHUMBA-Mitchell Torok
20 19 16 SEE YOU LATER ALLIGATOR-Bill Haley & His Comets

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:OCTOBER 7,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  8 LAY DOWN YOUR ARMS-ANNE SHELTON
 2  3  6 A WOMAN IN LOVE-Frankie Laine
 3  4  4 HOUND DOG-Elvis Presley
 4  2 16 WHATEVER WILL BE WILL BE-Doris Day
 5  8  6 THE GREAT PRETENDER/ONLY YOU-Platters
 6  7  5 YING TONG SONG/BLOODNOK'S ROCK N ROLL CALL-The Goons
 7  6  3 GIDDY UP A DING DONG-Freddie Bell And The Bellboys
 8 12 23 ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK-Bill Haley & His Comets
 9  5  9 ROCKIN' THROUGH THE RYE-Bill Haley & His Comets
10  9  6 BRING A LITTLE WATER SYLVIE/DEAD OR ALIVE-Lonnie Donegan
11 16 21 SAINTS ROCK N ROLL-Bill Haley & His Comets
12 11  7 BORN TO BE WITH YOU-Chordettes
13 15 14 SWEET OLD FASHIONED GIRL-Teresa Brewer
14 19  3 WHEN MEXICO GAVE UP THE RHUMBA-Mitchell Torok
15 18  4 MORE-Perry Como
16 10 14 WALK HAND IN HAND-Tony Martin
17 13  5 RAZZLE DAZZLE-Bill Haley & His Comets
18 13 23 MOUNTAIN GREENERY-Mel Torm
19  -  1 JUST WALKIN' IN THE RAIN-Johnnie Ray
20 22  3 MORE-Jimmy Young
20 20 17 SEE YOU LATER ALLIGATOR-Bill Haley & His Comets

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:OCTOBER 14,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  2  7 A WOMAN IN LOVE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  1  9 LAY DOWN YOUR ARMS-Anne Shelton
 3  3  5 HOUND DOG-Elvis Presley
 4  7  4 GIDDY UP A DING DONG-Freddie Bell And The Bellboys
 5  4 17 WHATEVER WILL BE WILL BE-Doris Day
 6  9 10 ROCKIN' THROUGH THE RYE-Bill Haley & His Comets  
 7 10  7 BRING A LITTLE WATER SYLVIE/DEAD OR ALIVE-Lonnie Donegan
 8  5  7 THE GREAT PRETENDER/ONLY YOU-Platters
 9  8 24 ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK-Bill Haley & His Comets  
10  6  6 YING TONG SONG/BLOODNOK'S ROCK N ROLL CALL-The Goons
11 14  4 WHEN MEXICO GAVE UP THE RHUMBA-Mitchell Torok
12 20 18 SEE YOU LATER ALLIGATOR-Bill Haley & His Comets
13 19  2 JUST WALKIN' IN THE RAIN-Johnnie Ray  
14 15  5 MORE-Perry Como
15 17  6 RAZZLE DAZZLE-Bill Haley & His Comets
16 20  4 MORE-Jimmy Young
17 11 22 SAINTS ROCK N ROLL-Bill Haley & His Comets
18 12  8 BORN TO BE WITH YOU-Chordettes
19 30  2 AUTUMN CONCERTO-George Melachrino Orchestra
20 27  4 GLENDORA-Perry Como

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:OCTOBER 21,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  8 A WOMAN IN LOVE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  3  6 HOUND DOG-Elvis Presley
 3  2 10 LAY DOWN YOUR ARMS-Anne Shelton
 4  4  5 GIDDY UP A DING DONG-Freddie Bell And The Bellboys
 5 13  3 JUST WALKIN' IN THE RAIN-Johnnie Ray
 6  5 18 WHATEVER WILL BE WILL BE-Doris Day
 7  6 11 ROCKIN' THROUGH THE RYE-Bill Haley & The Comets
 8  9 25 ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK-Bill Haley & The Comets
 9  7  8 BRING A LITTLE WATER SYLVIE/DEAD OR ALIVE-Lonnie Donegan
10  8  8 THE GREAT PRETENDER/ONLY YOU-Platters
11 16  5 MORE-Jimmy Young
12 10  7 YING TONG SONG/BLOODNOK'S ROCK N ROLL CALL-The Goons
13 14  6 MORE-Perry Como
14 11  5 WHEN MEXICO GAVE UP THE RHUMBA-Mitchell Torok
15 12 19 SEE YOU LATER ALLIGATOR-Bill Haley & The Comets
16 26  6 LOVE ME AS THOUGH THERE WERE NO TOMORROW-Nat King Cole
16 17 23 SAINTS ROCK N ROLL-Bill Haley & The Comets
18 20  5 GLENDORA-Perry Como
19 21  2 A WOMAN IN LOVE-Four Aces
20 30 12 I'M IN LOVE AGAIN-Fats Domino

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:OCTOBER 28,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  9 A WOMAN IN LOVE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  2  7 HOUND DOG-Elvis Presley
 3  5  4 JUST WALKIN' IN THE RAIN-Johnnie Ray
 4  3 11 LAY DOWN YOUR ARMS-Anne Shelton
 5  8 26 ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK-Bill Haley & The Comets
 6  4  6 GIDDY UP A DING DONG-Freddie Bell And The Bellboys
 6  7 12 ROCKIN' THROUGH THE RYE-Bill Haley & The Comets
 8  -  1 MY PRAYER-Platters
 9  6 19 WHATEVER WILL BE WILL BE-Doris Day
10 11  6 MORE-Jimmy Young
11 13  7 MORE-Perry Como
11 14  6 WHEN MEXICO GAVE UP THE RHUMBA-Mitchell Torok
13 26  2 ROCK WITH THE CAVEMAN-Tommy Steele
14 12  8 YING TONG SONG/BLOODNOK'S ROCK & ROLL CALL-The Goons
15  9  9 BRING A LITTLE WATER SYLVIE/DEAD OR ALIVE-Lonnie Donegan
15 16  7 LOVE ME AS THOUGH THERE WERE NO TOMORROW-Nat King Cole
17 10  9 THE GREAT PRETENDER/ONLY YOU-Platters
18 15 20 SEE YOU LATER ALLIGATOR-Bill Haley & The Comets
19 21  4 AUTUMN CONCERTO-George Melachrino Orchestra
20 22  2 MAKE IT A PARTY-Winifred Atwell

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:NOVEMBER 4,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1 10 A WOMAN IN LOVE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  2  8 HOUND DOG-Elvis Presley
 2  3  5 JUST WALKIN' IN THE RAIN-Johnnie Ray
 4  8  2 MY PRAYER-Platters
 5  6 13 ROCKIN' THROUGH THE RYE-Bill Haley & The Comets
 6  4 12 LAY DOWN YOUR ARMS-Anne Shelton
 6 10  7 MORE-Jimmy Young
 8  6  7 GIDDY UP A DING DONG-Freddie Bell And The Bellboys
 8  5 27 ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK-Bill Haley & The Comets
10 11  8 MORE-Perry Como
11 20  3 MAKE IT A PARTY-Winifred Atwell
12 15  8 LOVE ME AS THOUGH THERE WERE NO TOMORROW-Nat King Cole
13 11  7 WHEN MEXICO GAVE UP THE RHUMBA-Mitchell Torok
14 21  3 GREEN DOOR-Jim Lowe
15  9 20 WHATEVER WILL BE WILL BE-Doris Day
16 21  4 BLUE JEAN BOP-Gene Vincent
17 13  3 ROCK WITH THE CAVEMAN-Tommy Steele
18 19  5 AUTUMN CONCERTO-George Melachrino Orchestra
18 17 10 THE GREAT PRETENDER/ONLY YOU-Platters
20  1  1 GREEN DOOR-Frankie Vaughan

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:NOVEMBER 11,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  2  6 JUST WALKIN' IN THE RAIN-JOHNNIE RAY
 2  1 11 A WOMAN IN LOVE-Frankie Laine
 3  2  9 HOUND DOG-Elvis Presley
 4  6  8 MORE-Jimmy Young
 4  4  3 MY PRAYER-Platters
 6 21  2 RIP IT UP-Bill Haley & The Comets
 7  5 14 ROCKIN' THROUGH THE RYE-Bill Haley & The Comets
 8 14  4 GREEN DOOR-Jim Lowe
 9 20  2 GREEN DOOR-Frankie Vaughan
10  6 13 LAY DOWN YOUR ARMS-Anne Shelton
11 12  9 LOVE ME AS THOUGH THERE WERE NO TOMORROW-Nat King Cole
12 RE  2 ST. THERESE OF THE ROSES-Malcolm Vaughan
13 11  4 MAKE IT A PARTY-Winifred Atwell
14  8 28 ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK-Bill Haley & The Comets
15  -  1 BLUE MOON-Elvis Presley
15  8  8 GIDDY UP A DING DONG-Freddie Bell And The Bellboys
15 13  8 WHEN MEXICO GAVE UP THE RHUMBA-Mitchell Torok
18 10  9 MORE-Perry Como
18 17  4 ROCK WITH THE CAVEMAN-Tommy Steele
20 15 21 WHATEVER WILL BE WILL BE-Doris Day

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:NOVEMBER 18,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  7 JUST WALKIN' IN THE RAIN-JOHNNIE RAY
 2  2 12 A WOMAN IN LOVE-Frankie Laine
 3  3 10 HOUND DOG-Elvis Presley
 4  4  9 MORE-Jimmy Young
 4  9  3 GREEN DOOR-Frankie Vaughan
 6  4  4 MY PRAYER-Platters
 6 15  9 WHEN MEXICO GAVE UP THE RHUMBA-Mitchell Torok
 8  6  3 RIP IT UP-Bill Haley & The Comets
 9 15  2 BLUE MOON-Elvis Presley
10 12  3 ST. THERESE OF THE ROSES-Malcolm Vaughan
11 13  5 MAKE IT A PARTY-Winifred Atwell
11  7 15 ROCKIN' THROUGH THE RYE-Bill Haley & The Comets
13 14 29 ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK-Bill Haley & The Comets
14  8  5 GREEN DOOR-Jim Lowe
15  -  1 CINDY OH CINDY-Eddie Fisher
16 18 10 MORE-Perry Como
17 11 10 LOVE ME AS THOUGH THERE WERE NO TOMORROW-Nat King Cole
18 24  3 TWO DIFFERENT WORLDS-Ronnie Hilton
19 10 14 LAY DOWN YOUR ARMS-Anne Shelton
20 RE  2 IN THE MIDDLE OF THE HOUSE-Alma Cogan

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:NOVEMBER 25,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  8 JUST WALKIN' IN THE RAIN-JOHNNIE RAY
 2  2 13 A WOMAN IN LOVE-Frankie Laine
 3  4  4 GREEN DOOR-Frankie Vaughan
 4  6  5 MY PRAYER-Platters
 5  8  4 RIP IT UP-Bill Haley & The Comets
 6  3 11 HOUND DOG-Elvis Presley
 7  4 10 MORE-Jimmy Young
 8 10  4 ST. THERESE OF THE ROSES-Malcolm Vaughan
 9  9  3 BLUE MOON-Elvis Presley
10  6 10 WHEN MEXICO GAVE UP THE RHUMBA-Mitchell Torok
11 24  2 TRUE LOVE-Bing Crosby And Grace Kelly
12 15  2 CINDY OH CINDY-Eddie Fisher
13 11  6 MAKE IT A PARTY-Winifred Atwell
13 18  4 TWO DIFFERENT WORLDS-Ronnie Hilton
15 13 30 ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK-Bill Haley & The Comets
16 14  6 GREEN DOOR-Jim Lowe
17 11 16 ROCKIN' THROUGH THE RYE-Bill Haley & The Comets
18 22  8 AUTUMN CONCERTO-George Melachrino Orchestra
19 17 11 LOVE ME AS THOUGH THERE WERE NO TOMORROW-Nat King Cole
20 26  6 A HOUSE WITH LOVE IN IT-Vera Lynn
20 20  3 IN THE MIDDLE OF THE HOUSE-Alma Cogan

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:DECEMBER 2,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  9 JUST WALKIN' IN THE RAIN-JOHNNIE RAY
 2  3  5 GREEN DOOR-Frankie Vaughan
 3  2 14 A WOMAN IN LOVE-Frankie Laine
 4  5  5 RIP IT UP-Bill Haley & The Comets
 5  6 12 HOUND DOG-Elvis Presley
 6  8  5 ST. THERESE OF THE ROSES-Malcolm Vaughan
 7  4  6 MY PRAYER-Platters
 8  7 11 MORE-Jimmy Young
 9  9  4 BLUE MOON-Elvis Presley
10 11  3 TRUE LOVE-Bing Crosby And Grace Kelly
11 12  3 CINDY OH CINDY-Eddie Fisher
12 10 11 WHEN MEXICO GAVE UP THE RHUMBA-Mitchell Torok
13 13  7 MAKE IT A PARTY-Winifred Atwell
14  -  1 SINGING THE BLUES-Guy Mitchell
14 13  5 TWO DIFFERENT WORLDS-Ronnie Hilton
16 19 12 LOVE ME AS THOUGH THERE WERE NO TOMORROW-Nat King Cole
17 20  7 A HOUSE WITH LOVE IN IT-Vera Lynn
17 17 17 ROCKIN' THROUGH THE RYE-Bill Haley & The Comets
19  -  1 LOVE ME TENDER-Elvis Presley
20 22  4 IN THE MIDDLE OF THE HOUSE-Jimmy Parkinson

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:DECEMBER 9,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1 10 JUST WALKIN' IN THE RAIN-JOHNNIE RAY
 2  2  6 GREEN DOOR-Frankie Vaughan
 3  6  6 ST. THERESE OF THE ROSES-Malcolm Vaughan
 4  4  6 RIP IT UP-Bill Haley & The Comets
 5 14  2 SINGING THE BLUES-Guy Mitchell
 6  7  7 MY PRAYER-Platters
 7 11  4 CINDY OH CINDY-Eddie Fisher
 8  3 15 A WOMAN IN LOVE-Frankie Laine
 9  5 13 HOUND DOG-Elvis Presley
10 10  4 TRUE LOVE-Bing Crosby And Grace Kelly
11  9  5 BLUE MOON-Elvis Presley
11 13  8 MAKE IT A PARTY-Winifred Atwell
13 14  6 TWO DIFFERENT WORLDS-Ronnie Hilton
14 12 12 WHEN MEXICO GAVE UP THE RHUMBA-Mitchell Torok
15 22  2 CHRISTMAS ISLAND-Dickie Valentine
15  8 12 MORE-Jimmy Young
17 19  2 LOVE ME TENDER-Elvis Presley
18 28  3 CINDY OH CINDY-Tony Brent
19 17  8 A HOUSE WITH LOVE IN IT-Vera Lynn
20 27  8 GREEN DOOR-Jim Lowe

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:DECEMBER 16,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1 11 JUST WALKIN' IN THE RAIN-JOHNNIE RAY
 2  2  7 GREEN DOOR-Frankie Vaughan
 3  6  7 ST. THERESE OF THE ROSES-Malcolm Vaughan
 4  5  3 SINGING THE BLUES-Guy Mitchell
 5  7  5 CINDY OH CINDY-Eddie Fisher
 6  4  7 RIP IT UP-Bill Haley & The Comets
 7 10  5 TRUE LOVE-Bing Crosby And Grace Kelly
 8  6  8 MY PRAYER-Platters
 9 11  9 MAKE IT A PARTY-Winifred Atwell
10  8 16 A WOMAN IN LOVE-Frankie Laine
11  9 14 HOUND DOG-Elvis Presley
12 15  3 CHRISTMAS ISLAND-Dickie Valentine
13 14 13 WHEN MEXICO GAVE UP THE RHUMBA-Mitchell Torok
14 17  3 LOVE ME TENDER-Elvis Presley
14 15 13 MORE-Jimmy Young
16 18  4 CINDY OH CINDY-Tony Brent
17 11  6 BLUE MOON-Elvis Presley
18 13  7 TWO DIFFERENT WORLDS-Ronnie Hilton
19 23  2 SINGING THE BLUES-Tommy Steele
20 19  9 A HOUSE WITH LOVE IN IT-Vera Lynn
20 25  3 FRIENDLY PERSUASION-Pat Boone

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:DECEMBER 23,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1 12 JUST WALKIN' IN THE RAIN-JOHNNIE RAY
 2  4  4 SINGING THE BLUES-Guy Mitchell
 3  3  8 ST. THERESE OF THE ROSES-Malcolm Vaughan
 3  2  8 GREEN DOOR-Frankie Vaughan
 5  7  6 TRUE LOVE-Bing Crosby And Grace Kelly
 6  5  6 CINDY OH CINDY-Eddie Fisher
 7  9 10 MAKE IT A PARTY-Winifred Atwell
 8 12  4 CHRISTMAS ISLAND-Dickie Valentine
 9  6  8 RIP IT UP-Bill Haley & The Comets
10  8  9 MY PRAYER-Platters
11 14  4 LOVE ME TENDER-Elvis Presley
12 10 17 A WOMAN IN LOVE-Frankie Laine
13 14 14 MORE-Jimmy Young
14  -  1 MOONLIGHT GAMBLER-Frankie Laine
15 13 14 WHEN MEXICO GAVE UP THE RHUMBA-Mitchell Torok
16 11 15 HOUND DOG-Elvis Presley
17 19  3 SINGING THE BLUES-Tommy Steele
18 20 10 A HOUSE WITH LOVE IN IT-Vera Lynn
19 20  4 FRIENDLY PERSUASION-Pat Boone
20 16  5 CINDY OH CINDY-Tony Brent

UNITED KINGDOM'S (NME) WEEKLY SINGLES CHART FOR:DECEMBER 30,1956
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  2  5 SINGING THE BLUES-GUY MITCHELL
 2  1 13 JUST WALKIN' IN THE RAIN-Johnnie Ray
 3  3  9 GREEN DOOR-Frankie Vaughan
 4  3  9 ST. THERESE OF THE ROSES-Malcolm Vaughan
 5  6  7 CINDY OH CINDY-Eddie Fisher
 6 17  4 SINGING THE BLUES-Tommy Steele
 7  5  7 TRUE LOVE-Bing Crosby And Grace Kelly
 8 16 16 HOUND DOG-Elvis Presley
 9  9  9 RIP IT UP-Bill Haley & The Comets
10 12 18 A WOMAN IN LOVE-Frankie Laine
11 11  5 LOVE ME TENDER-Elvis Presley
12 15 15 WHEN MEXICO GAVE UP THE RHUMBA-Mitchell Torok
13 14  2 MOONLIGHT GAMBLER-Frankie Laine
14  7 11 MAKE IT A PARTY-Winifred Atwell
15 13 15 MORE-Jimmy Young
16 19  5 FRIENDLY PERSUASION-Pat Boone
16 10 10 MY PRAYER-Platters
18 21  9 TWO DIFFERENT WORLDS-Ronnie Hilton
19 18 11 A HOUSE WITH LOVE IN IT-Vera Lynn
19 RE 19 ROCKIN' THROUGH THE RYE-Bill Haley & The Comets
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