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Aug 18, 2008 at 06:35 AM
UNITED KINGDOM WEEKLY SINGLE CHARTS FROM 1953

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:JANUARY 4,1953

TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  9 HERE IN MY HEART-AL MARTINO
 2  2  9 You Belong To Me-Jo Stafford
 3  3  6 Comes A-Long-A-Love-Kay Starr
 4  5  9 The Isle Of Innisfree-Bing Crosby
 5  4  9 Feet Up-Guy Mitchell
 6 12  2 Outside Of Heaven-Eddie Fisher
 7  6  9 Half As Much-Rosemary Clooney
 7 RE  3 Walkin' To Missouri-Tony Brent
 8  7  9 Because You're Mine-Mario Lanza   
 9 RE  3 Faith Can Move Mountains-Johnnie Ray
 9  8  4 Takes Two To Tango-Louis Armstrong
10 10  8 Sugarbush-Doris Day And Frankie Laine
10  -  1 The Glow Worm-Mills Brothers
11  -  1 Faith Can Move Mountains-Jimmy Young
11 12  2 Make It Soon-Tony Brent
12 RE  2 Brittania Rag-Winifred Atwell

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:JANUARY 11,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  2 10 YOU BELONG TO ME-JO STAFFORD
 2  3  7 Comes A-Long-A-Love-Kay Starr
 3  8 10 Because You're Mine-Mario Lanza   
 4  6  3 Outside Of Heaven-Eddie Fisher
 5  4 10 The Isle Of Innisfree-Bing Crosby
 6  1 10 Here In My Heart-Al Martino
 7  5 10 Feet Up-Guy Mitchell
 7  9  5 Takes Two To Tango-Louis Armstrong
 8 12  3 Brittania Rag-Winifred Atwell
 9 11  3 Make It Soon-Tony Brent
10  -  1 Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes-Perry Como
10  7  4 Walkin' To Missouri-Tony Brent
11  -  1 Vanessa-Ted Heath And His Music
12 RE  2 Faith Can Move Mountains-Nat King Cole

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:JANUARY 18,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  2  8 COMES A-LONG-A-LOVE-KAY STARR
 2  1 11 You Belong To Me-Jo Stafford
 2  4  4 Outside Of Heaven-Eddie Fisher
 3  6 11 Here In My Heart-Al Martino
 4  3 11 Because You're Mine-Mario Lanza   
 5  8  4 Brittania Rag-Winifred Atwell
 6  7  6 Takes Two To Tango-Louis Armstrong
 6 RE  3 Cowpuncher's Cantata-Max Bygraves
 7  5 11 The Isle Of Innisfree-Bing Crosby
 8 10  2 Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes-Perry Como
 9  9  4 Make It Soon-Tony Brent
10 RE  3 Because You're Mine-Nat "King" Cole
11 10  5 Walkin' To Missouri-Tony Brent
12 12  3 Faith Can Move Mountains-Nat "King" Cole
12  -  1 Everything I Have Is Yours-Eddie Fisher
 

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:JANUARY 25,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  2  5 OUTSIDE OF HEAVEN-EDDIE FISHER
 2  1  9 Comes A-Long-A-Love-Kay Starr
 3  8  3 Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes-Perry Como
 4  4 12 Because You're Mine-Mario Lanza  
 5  2 12 You Belong To Me-Jo Stafford
 6  3 12 Here In My Heart-Al Martino
 7  6  7 Takes Two To Tango-Louis Armstrong
 8  5  5 Brittania Rag-Winifred Atwell
 9  6  4 Cowpuncher's Cantata-Max Bygraves
10  -  1 Now-Al Martino
11  7 12 The Isle Of Innisfree-Bing Crosby
12 11  6 Walkin' To Missouri-Tony Brent

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:FEBRUARY 1,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  3  4 DON'T LET THE STARS GET IN YOUR EYES-PERRY COMO
 2  2 10 Comes A-Long-A-Love-Kay Starr
 3  1  6 Outside Of Heaven-Eddie Fisher
 4  4 13 Because You're Mine-Mario Lanza  
 5  5 13 You Belong To Me-Jo Stafford
 6  6 13 Here In My Heart-Al Martino
 7  9  5 Cowpuncher's Cantata-Max Bygraves
 8 RE  2 Everything I Have Is Yours-Eddie Fisher
 9 10  2 Now-Al Martino
10 RE  4 Faith Can Move Mountains-Nat King Cole
10  7  8 Takes Two To Tango-Louis Armstrong
11 12  7 Walkin' To Missouri-Tony Brent
12  8  6 Brittania Rag-Winifred Atwell

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:FEBRUARY 8,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  5 DON'T LET THE STARS GET IN YOUR EYES-PERRY COMO
 2  3  7 Outside Of Heaven-Eddie Fisher
 3  2 11 Comes A-Long-A-Love-Kay Starr
 4  4 14 Because You're Mine-Mario Lanza  
 5  6 14 Here In My Heart-Al Martino
 6  5 14 You Belong To Me-Jo Stafford
 7  9  3 Now-Al Martino
 7 10  9 Takes Two To Tango-Louis Armstrong
 8  7  6 Cowpuncher's Cantata-Max Bygraves
 9  8  3 Everything I Have Is Yours-Eddie Fisher
10  -  1 She Wears Red Feathers-Guy Mitchell
11 RE  4 Because You're Mine- Nat King Cole
11  -  1 Broken Wings-Stargazers
12  -  1 Broken Wings-Art And Dotty Todd

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:FEBRUARY 15,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  6 DON'T LET THE STARS GET IN YOUR EYES-PERRY COMO
 2  2  8 Outside Of Heaven-Eddie Fisher
 3  4 15 Because You're Mine-Mario Lanza
 4  3 12 Comes A-Long-A-Love-Kay Starr
 5 10  2 She Wears Red Feathers-Guy Mitchell
 6  7  4 Now-Al Martino
 7 12  2 Broken Wings-Art And Dotty Todd
 8  5 15 Here In My Heart-Al Martino
 9  6 15 You Belong To Me-Jo Stafford
10  7 10 Takes Two To Tango-Louis Armstrong
11  9  4 Everything I Have Is Yours-Eddie Fisher
12  -  1 Broken Wings-Dickie Valentine
12  8  7 Cowpuncher's Cantata-Max Bygraves

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:FEBRUARY 22,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  7 DON'T LET THE STARS GET IN YOUR EYES-PERRY COMO
 2  2  9 Outside Of Heaven-Eddie Fisher
 3  5  3 She Wears Red Feathers-Guy Mitchell
 4  6  5 Now-Al Martino
 5  3 16 Because You're Mine-Mario Lanza
 6  7  3 Broken Wings-Art And Dotty Todd
 7  -  1 Wonderful Copenhagen-Danny Kaye
 8  4 13 Comes A-Long-A-Love-Kay Starr
 9  8 16 Here In My Heart-Al Martino
10 11  5 Everything I Have Is Yours-Eddie Fisher
11  9 16 You Belong To Me-Jo Stafford
11  -  1 Why Don't You Believe Me-Joni James
12  -  2 Broken Wings-Stargazers

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:MARCH 1,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  8 DON'T LET THE STARS GET IN YOUR EYES-PERRY COMO
 2  3  4 She Wears Red Feathers-Guy Mitchell
 3  2 10 Outside Of Heaven-Eddie Fisher
 4  5 17 Because You're Mine-Mario Lanza
 5  4  6 Now-Al Martino
 6  6  4 Broken Wings-Art And Dotty Todd
 7 12  3 Broken Wings-Stargazers
 8 11 17 You Belong To Me-Jo Stafford
 9  7  2 Wonderful Copenhagen-Danny Kaye
10 RE  8 Cowpuncher's Cantata-Max Bygraves
11  9 17 Here In My Heart-Al Martino
12  8 14 Comes A-Long-A-Love-Kay Starr

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:MARCH 8,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  2  5 SHE WEARS RED FEATHERS-GUY MITCHELL
 2  1  9 Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes-Perry Como
 3  3 11 Outside Of Heaven-Eddie Fisher
 4  5  7 Now-Al Martino
 5  4 18 Because You're Mine-Mario Lanza
 6  7  4 Broken Wings-Stargazers
 7  6  5 Broken Wings-Art And Dotty Todd
 8  9  3 Wonderful Copenhagen-Danny Kaye
 9  -  1 How Much Is That Doggie In The Window-Lita Roza
10 RE  5 Make It Soon-Tony Brent
11  -  1 The Girl In The Wood-Frankie Laine
12  -  1 Night Train-Buddy Morrow
12 12 15 Comes A-Long-A-Love-Kay Starr
12  -  1 All The Time & Everywhere-Dickie Valentine

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:MARCH 15,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  6 SHE WEARS RED FEATHERS-GUY MITCHELL
 2  2 10 Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes-Perry Como
 3  4  8 Now-Al Martino
 3  9  2 How Much Is That Doggie In The Window-Lita Roza
 4  3 12 Outside Of Heaven-Eddie Fisher
 5  5 19 Because You're Mine-Mario Lanza
 6  8  4 Wonderful Copenhagen-Danny Kaye
 7  6  5 Broken Wings-Stargazers
 8 12 16 Comes A-Long-A-Love-Kay Starr
 9 10  6 Make It Soon-Tony Brent
 9 12  2 All The Time & Everywhere-Dickie Valentine
10  7  6 Broken Wings-Art And Dotty Todd

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:MARCH 22,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  7 SHE WEARS RED FEATHERS-GUY MITCHELL
 2  4 13 Outside Of Heaven-Eddie Fisher
 3  3  3 How Much Is That Doggie In The Window-Lita Roza
 4  2 11 Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes-Perry Como
 5  3  9 Now-Al Martino
 6  6  5 Wonderful Copenhagen-Danny Kaye
 7  5 20 Because You're Mine-Mario Lanza
 8  7  6 Broken Wings-Stargazers
 9  -  1 (How Much Is) That Doggie In The Window-Patti Page
10  9  3 All The Time & Everywhere-Dickie Valentine
12  -  1 Ma Says Pa Says-Doris Day And Johnnie Ray

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:MARCH 29,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  8 SHE WEARS RED FEATHERS-GUY MITCHELL
 2  8  7 Broken Wings-Stargazers
 3  5 10 Now-Al Martino
 4  3  4 How Much Is That Doggie In The Window-Lita Roza
 5  4 12 Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes-Perry Como
 6  6  6 Wonderful Copenhagen-Danny Kaye
 7  -  1 Oh Happy Day-Johnston Brothers
 8  7 21 Because You're Mine-Mario Lanza
 9  2 14 Outside Of Heaven-Eddie Fisher
10  -  1 Litle Red Monkey-Frank Chacksfield's Tunesmiths
11  -  1 Full Time Job-Doris Day And Johnnie Ray
12  9  2 (How Much Is) That Doggie In The Window-Patti Page

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:APRIL 5,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  2  8 BROKEN WINGS-STARGAZERS
 2  1  9 She Wears Red Feathers-Guy Mitchell
 2  4  5 How Much Is That Doggie In The Window-Lita Roza
 3  5 13 Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes-Perry Como
 4  3 11 Now-Al Martino
 5  6  7 Wonderful Copenhagen-Danny Kaye
 6  -  1 Somebody Stole My Gal-Johnnie Ray
 7  9 15 Outside Of Heaven-Eddie Fisher
 8 11  2 I Believe-Frankie Laine
 9  7  2 Oh Happy Day-Johnston Brothers
10  8 22 Because You're Mine-Mario Lanza
11 10  2 Litle Red Monkey-Frank Chacksfield's Tunesmiths
12 12  3 (How Much Is) That Doggie In The Window-Patti Page

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:APRIL 12,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  2  6 HOW MUCH IS THAT DOGGIE IN THE WINDOW-LITA ROZA
 2  2 10 She Wears Red Feathers-Guy Mitchell
 3  1  9 Broken Wings-Stargazers
 4  8  3 I Believe-Frankie Laine
 5  3 14 Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes-Perry Como
 6  5  8 Wonderful Copenhagen-Danny Kaye
 6  9  3 Oh Happy Day-Johnston Brothers
 7  7 16 Outside Of Heaven-Eddie Fisher
 8  4 12 Now-Al Martino
 9 12  4 (How Much Is) That Doggie In The Window-Patti Page
10 10 23 Because You're Mine-Mario Lanza

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:APRIL 19,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  4  4 I BELIEVE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  2 11 She Wears Red Feathers-Guy Mitchell
 3  1  7 How Much Is That Doggie In The Window-Lita Roza
 4  -  1 Pretty Little Black Eyed Susie-Guy Mitchell
 5  6  4 Oh Happy Day-Johnston Brothers
 6  3 10 Broken Wings-Stargazers
 7  -  2 Somebody Stole My Gal-Johnnie Ray
 8  6  9 Wonderful Copenhagen-Danny Kaye
 9  5 15 Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes-Perry Como
 9  -  1 Side By Side-Kay Starr
10  -  1 Pretend-Nat King Cole
11 11 24 Because You're Mine-Mario Lanza
12 12  6 (How Much Is) That Doggie In The Window-Patti Page

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:APRIL 26,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  5 I BELIEVE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  4  2 Pretty Little Black Eyed Susie-Guy Mitchell
 3  2 12 She Wears Red Feathers-Guy Mitchell
 4  3  8 How Much Is That Doggie In The Window-Lita Roza
 4  5  5 Oh Happy Day-Johnston Brothers
 5 10  2 Pretend-Nat King Cole
 6  7  3 Somebody Stole My Gal-Johnnie Ray
 7  9  2 Side By Side-Kay Starr
 8  6 11 Broken Wings-Stargazers
 9  -  1 Downhearted-Eddie Fisher
10  8 10 Wonderful Copenhagen-Danny Kaye
11  -  1 In A Golden Coach-Billy Cotton Band
12  - 16 Outside Of Heaven-Eddie Fisher

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:MAY 3,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  6 I BELIEVE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  5  3 Pretend-Nat King Cole
 3  2  3 Pretty Little Black Eyed Susie-Guy Mitchell
 4  4  6 Oh Happy Day-Johnston Brothers
 5  4  9 How Much Is That Doggie In The Window-Lita Roza
 6  3 13 She Wears Red Feathers-Guy Mitchell
 7  9  2 Downhearted-Eddie Fisher
 8  6  4 Somebody Stole My Gal-Johnnie Ray
 9  -  1 Tell Me A Story-Frankie Laine & Jimmy Boyd
10 11  2 In A Golden Coach-Billy Cotton Band
11  7  3 Side By Side-Kay Starr
12  8 12 Broken Wings-Stargazers

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:MAY 10,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  7 I BELIEVE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  2  4 Pretend-Nat King Cole
 3  3  4 Pretty Little Black Eyed Susie-Guy Mitchell
 4  7  3 Downhearted-Eddie Fisher
 5  9  2 Tell Me A Story-Frankie Laine & Jimmy Boyd
 6  4  7 Oh Happy Day-Johnston Brothers
 7  5 10 How Much Is That Doggie In The Window-Lita Roza
 7  6 14 She Wears Red Feathers-Guy Mitchell
 8 11  4 Side By Side-Kay Starr
 9 10  3 In A Golden Coach-Billy Cotton Band
10  8  5 Somebody Stole My Gal-Johnnie Ray
11  -  1 Hold Me,Thrill Me,Kiss Me-Muriel Smith
12  -  1 Coronation Rag-Winifred Atwell
12  -  1 Theme From 'Limelight'-Ron Goodwin

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:MAY 17,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  8 I BELIEVE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  2  5 Pretend-Nat King Cole
 3  4  4 Downhearted-Eddie Fisher
 4  3  5 Pretty Little Black Eyed Susie-Guy Mitchell
 5  5  3 Tell Me A Story-Frankie Laine & Jimmy Boyd
 6  -  1 I'm Walking Behind You-Eddie Fisher & Sally Sweetland
 7 11  2 Hold Me,Thrill Me,Kiss Me-Muriel Smith
 7  9  4 In A Golden Coach-Billy Cotton Band
 8  6  8 Oh Happy Day-Johnston Brothers
 9  7 11 How Much Is That Doggie In The Window-Lita Roza
10  -  1 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield
11 12  2 Theme From 'Limelight'-Ron Goodwin
12  7 15 She Wears Red Feathers-Guy Mitchell

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:MAY 24,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  9 I BELIEVE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  2  6 Pretend-Nat King Cole
 3 10  2 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield
 4  3  5 Downhearted-Eddie Fisher
 5  4  6 Pretty Little Black Eyed Susie-Guy Mitchell
 6  7  3 Hold Me,Thrill Me,Kiss Me-Muriel Smith
 7  6  2 I'm Walking Behind You-Eddie Fisher & Sally Sweetland
 8  7  5 In A Golden Coach-Billy Cotton Band
 9  5  4 Tell Me A Story-Frankie Laine & Jimmy Boyd
10     -  1 The Song Of The Moulin Rouge-Mantovani Orchestra
11 11  3 Theme From 'Limelight'-Ron Goodwin
12  -  2 Coronation Rag-Winifred Atwell

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:MAY 31,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1 10 I BELIEVE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  3  3 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield
 3  4  6 Downhearted-Eddie Fisher
 3  8  6 In A Golden Coach-Billy Cotton Band
 4  6  4 Hold Me,Thrill Me,Kiss Me-Muriel Smith
 4  2  7 Pretend-Nat King Cole
 5 12  3 Coronation Rag-Winifred Atwell
 6  7  3 I'm Walking Behind You-Eddie Fisher & Sally Sweetland
 7  -  1 In A Golden Coach-Dicie Valentine
 8 10  2 The Song Of The Moulin Rouge-Mantovani Orchestra
 9  5  7 Pretty Little Black Eyed Susie-Guy Mitchell
10 11  4 Theme From 'Limelight'-Ron Goodwin
11  9  5 Tell Me A Story-Frankie Laine & Jimmy Boyd
11  -  1 The Windsor Waltz-Vera Lynn
12  -  1 I'm Walking Behind You-Dorothy Squires

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:JUNE 7,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1 11 I BELIEVE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  2  4 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield
 3  4  8 Pretend-Nat King Cole
 4  8  3 The Song Of The Moulin Rouge-Mantovani Orchestra
 5  6  4 I'm Walking Behind You-Eddie Fisher & Sally Sweetland
 6  4  5 Hold Me,Thrill Me,Kiss Me-Muriel Smith
 7  3  7 In A Golden Coach-Billy Cotton Band
 8  3  7 Downhearted-Eddie Fisher
 9  5  4 Coronation Rag-Winifred Atwell
10 11  6 Tell Me A Story-Frankie Laine & Jimmy Boyd
11 10  5 Theme From 'Limelight'-Ron Goodwin
12  9  8 Pretty Little Black Eyed Susie-Guy Mitchell
12  - 16 She Wears Red Feathers-Guy Mitchell

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:JUNE 14,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1 12 I BELIEVE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  3  9 Pretend-Nat King Cole
 3  6  6 Hold Me,Thrill Me,Kiss Me-Muriel Smith
 4  5  5 I'm Walking Behind You-Eddie Fisher & Sally Sweetland
 5  2  5 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield
 6  8  8 Downhearted-Eddie Fisher
 7  4  4 The Song Of The Moulin Rouge-Mantovani Orchestra
 8 11  6 Theme From 'Limelight'-Ron Goodwin
 9  7  8 In A Golden Coach-Billy Cotton Band
10 10  7 Tell Me A Story-Frankie Laine & Jimmy Boyd
11 12  9 Pretty Little Black Eyed Susie-Guy Mitchell
12  9  5 Coronation Rag-Winifred Atwell

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:JUNE 21,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  4  6 I'M WALKING BEHIND YOU-EDDIE FISHER & SALLY SWEETLAND
 2  1 13 I Believe-Frankie Laine
 3  3  7 Hold Me,Thrill Me,Kiss Me-Muriel Smith
 4  5  6 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield
 5  2 10 Pretend-Nat King Cole
 6  7  5 The Song Of The Moulin Rouge-Mantovani Orchestra
 7  8  7 Theme From 'Limelight'-Ron Goodwin
 8 10  8 Tell Me A Story-Frankie Laine & Jimmy Boyd
 9  6  9 Downhearted-Eddie Fisher
10 11 10 Pretty Little Black Eyed Susie-Guy Mitchell
11  -  6 Somebody Stole My Gal-Johnnie Ray
12  9  9 In A Golden Coach-Billy Cotton Band

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:JUNE 28,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  2 14 I BELIEVE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  4  7 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield
 3  1  7 I'm Walking Behind You-Eddie Fisher & Sally Sweetland
 4  3  8 Hold Me,Thrill Me,Kiss Me-Muriel Smith
 5  6  6 The Song Of The Moulin Rouge-Mantovani Orchestra
 6  5 11 Pretend-Nat King Cole
 7  8  9 Tell Me A Story-Frankie Laine & Jimmy Boyd
 8  9 10 Downhearted-Eddie Fisher
 9  7  8 Theme From 'Limelight'-Ron Goodwin
10 10 11 Pretty Little Black Eyed Susie-Guy Mitchell
1l  -  1 Hot Toddy-Ted Heath And His Music
12 12 10 In A Golden Coach-Billy Cotton Band

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:JULY 5,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1 15 I BELIEVE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  2  8 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield
 3  4  9 Hold Me,Thrill Me,Kiss Me-Muriel Smith
 4  5  7 The Song Of The Moulin Rouge-Mantovani Orchestra
 5  3  8 I'm Walking Behind You-Eddie Fisher & Sally Sweetland
 6  6 12 Pretend-Nat King Cole
 7  9  9 Theme From 'Limelight'-Ron Goodwin
 8  7 10 Tell Me A Story-Frankie Laine & Jimmy Boyd
 9  8 11 Downhearted-Eddie Fisher
10  -  1 Rachel-Al Martino
1l 11  2 Hot Toddy-Ted Heath And His Music
12  -  1 Bushel And A Peck-Vivian Blaine

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:JULY 12,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1 16 I BELIEVE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  2  9 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield
 3  3 10 Hold Me,Thrill Me,Kiss Me-Muriel Smith
 4  5  9 I'm Walking Behind You-Eddie Fisher & Sally Sweetland
 5  4  8 The Song Of The Moulin Rouge-Mantovani Orchestra
 6  7 10 Theme From 'Limelight'-Ron Goodwin
 7  9 12 Downhearted-Eddie Fisher
 8  8 11 Tell Me A Story-Frankie Laine & Jimmy Boyd
 9  6 13 Pretend-Nat King Cole
10 10  2 Rachel-Al Martino
1l 11  3 Hot Toddy-Ted Heath And His Music
12  -  1 Seven Lonely Days-Gisele McKenzie

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:JULY 19,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1 17 I BELIEVE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  5  9 The Song Of The Moulin Rouge-Mantovani Orchestra
 3  2 10 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield
 4  4 10 I'm Walking Behind You-Eddie Fisher & Sally Sweetland
 5  6 11 Theme From 'Limelight'-Ron Goodwin
 6  3 11 Hold Me,Thrill Me,Kiss Me-Muriel Smith
 7  8 12 Tell Me A Story-Frankie Laine & Jimmy Boyd
 8  9 14 Pretend-Nat King Cole
 9  7 13 Downhearted-Eddie Fisher
10 11  4 Hot Toddy-Ted Heath And His Music
11  -  1 Let's Walk That-A-Way-Doris Day And Johnnie Ray
12 10  3 Rachel-Al Martino

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:JULY 26,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1 18 I BELIEVE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  3 11 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield
 3  4 11 I'm Walking Behind You-Eddie Fisher & Sally Sweetland
 4  6 12 Hold Me,Thrill Me,Kiss Me-Muriel Smith
 5  2 10 The Song Of The Moulin Rouge-Mantovani Orchestra
 6  5 12 Theme From 'Limelight'-Ron Goodwin
 7  8 15 Pretend-Nat King Cole
 8 10  5 Hot Toddy-Ted Heath And His Music
 8 11  2 Let's Walk That-A-Way-Doris Day And Johnnie Ray
 9  9 14 Downhearted-Eddie Fisher
10  7 13 Tell Me A Story-Frankie Laine & Jimmy Boyd
11  -  2 Seven Lonely Days-Gisele McKenzie
12 12  4 Rachel-Al Martino

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:AUGUST 2,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1 19 I BELIEVE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  2 12 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield
 3  6 13 Theme From 'Limelight'-Ron Goodwin
 4  5 11 The Song Of The Moulin Rouge-Mantovani Orchestra
 5  3 12 I'm Walking Behind You-Eddie Fisher & Sally Sweetland
 6  4 13 Hold Me,Thrill Me,Kiss Me-Muriel Smith
 7  7 16 Pretend-Nat King Cole
 8  8  6 Hot Toddy-Ted Heath And His Music
 9  8  3 Let's Walk That-A-Way-Doris Day And Johnnie Ray
10  -  1 Say You're Mine Again-June Hutton
11  -  7 Somebody Stole My Gal-Johnnie Ray 
12  9 15 Downhearted-Eddie Fisher
12 10 14 Tell Me A Story-Frankie Laine & Jimmy Boyd

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:AUGUST 9,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  4 12 THE SONG OF THE MOULIN ROUGE-MANTOVANI ORCHESTRA
 2  1 20 I Believe-Frankie Laine
 3  2 13 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield
 4  5 13 I'm Walking Behind You-Eddie Fisher & Sally Sweetland
 5  3 14 Theme From 'Limelight'-Ron Goodwin
 6  8  7 Hot Toddy-Ted Heath And His Music
 7  6 14 Hold Me,Thrill Me,Kiss Me-Muriel Smith
 8  7 17 Pretend-Nat King Cole
 9     -  1 Can't I?-Nat "King" Cole
10  9  4 Let's Walk That-A-Way-Doris Day And Johnnie Ray
11 12 15 Tell Me A Story-Frankie Laine & Jimmy Boyd
12 10  2 Say You're Mine Again-June Hutton

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:AUGUST 16,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  2 21 I BELIEVE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  1 13 The Song Of The Moulin Rouge-Mantovani Orchestra
 3  5 15 Theme From 'Limelight'-Ron Goodwin
 4  7 15 Hold Me,Thrill Me,Kiss Me-Muriel Smith
 5  3 14 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield
 6  6  8 Hot Toddy-Ted Heath And His Music
 7  4 14 I'm Walking Behind You-Eddie Fisher & Sally Sweetland
 8  8 18 Pretend-Nat King Cole
 9 10  5 Let's Walk That-A-Way-Doris Day And Johnnie Ray
 9  -  1 Eternally-Jimmy Young
10 RE  3 Seven Lonely Days-Gisele McKenzie
11  9  2 Can't I?-Nat "King" Cole
12 12  3 Say You're Mine Again-June Hutton

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:AUGUST 23,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  2 22 I BELIEVE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  5 15 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield
 3  2 14 The Song Of The Moulin Rouge-Mantovani Orchestra
 4  9  6 Let's Walk That-A-Way-Doris Day And Johnnie Ray
 5  7 15 I'm Walking Behind You-Eddie Fisher & Sally Sweetland
 6 10  4 Seven Lonely Days-Gisele McKenzie
 7  6  9 Hot Toddy-Ted Heath And His Music
 8  -  1 Look At That Girl-Guy Mitchell
 9  4 16 Hold Me,Thrill Me,Kiss Me-Muriel Smith
10  3 16 Theme From 'Limelight'-Ron Goodwin
11 11  3 Can't I?-Nat "King" Cole
12  9  2 Eternally-Jimmy Young

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:AUGUST 30,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  2 23 I BELIEVE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  3 15 The Song Of The Moulin Rouge-Mantovani Orchestra
 3  2 16 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield
 4  4  7 Let's Walk That-A-Way-Doris Day And Johnnie Ray
 5  8  2 Look At That Girl-Guy Mitchell
 6  5 16 I'm Walking Behind You-Eddie Fisher & Sally Sweetland
 7  -  4 Say You're Mine Again-June Hutton
 7 10 17 Theme From 'Limelight'-Ron Goodwin
 8 12  3 Eternally-Jimmy Young
 9  6  5 Seven Lonely Days-Gisele McKenzie
10  7 10 Hot Toddy-Ted Heath And His Music
11  9 17 Hold Me,Thrill Me,Kiss Me-Muriel Smith
12  -  1 Where The Winds Blow-Frankie Laine

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:SEPTEMBER 6,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  5  3 LOOK AT THAT GIRL-GUY MITCHELL
 2  1 24 I Believe-Frankie Laine
 3  3 17 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield
 4  4  8 Let's Walk That-A-Way-Doris Day And Johnnie Ray
 5  2 16 The Song Of The Moulin Rouge-Mantovani Orchestra
 6  6 17 I'm Walking Behind You-Eddie Fisher & Sally Sweetland
 7  7 18 Theme From 'Limelight'-Ron Goodwin
 8 10 11 Hot Toddy-Ted Heath And His Music
 9  7  5 Say You're Mine Again-June Hutton
10 12  2 Where The Winds Blow-Frankie Laine
11  8  4 Eternally-Jimmy Young
11  9  6 Seven Lonely Days-Gisele McKenzie
12  -  5 Rachel-Al Martino
12  - 16 Tell Me A Story-Jimmy Boyd And Frankie Laine

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:SEPTEMBER 13,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  4 LOOK AT THAT GIRL-GUY MITCHELL
 2  2 25 I Believe-Frankie Laine
 3  5 17 The Song Of The Moulin Rouge-Mantovani Orchestra
 4  4  9 Let's Walk That-A-Way-Doris Day And Johnnie Ray
 5  3 18 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield
 6  9  6 Say You're Mine Again-June Hutton
 7 10  3 Where The Winds Blow-Frankie Laine
 8  -  1 Mother Nature And Father Time-Nat "King" Cole
 9  -  1 Kiss-Dean Martin
 9  7 19 Theme From 'Limelight'-Ron Goodwin
10 11  5 Eternally-Jimmy Young
11  -  4 Can't I?-Nat "King" Cole
12  6 18 I'm Walking Behind You-Eddie Fisher & Sally Sweetland

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:SEPTEMBER 20,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  5 LOOK AT THAT GIRL-GUY MITCHELL
 2  2 26 I Believe-Frankie Laine
 3  3 18 The Song Of The Moulin Rouge-Mantovani Orchestra
 4  4 10 Let's Walk That-A-Way-Doris Day And Johnnie Ray
 5  5 19 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield
 6 11  5 Can't I?-Nat "King" Cole
 7  7  4 Where The Winds Blow-Frankie Laine
 8  9 20 Theme From 'Limelight'-Ron Goodwin
 9  8  2 Mother Nature And Father Time-Nat "King" Cole
10  6  7 Say You're Mine Again-June Hutton
11 10  6 Eternally-Jimmy Young
12  -  1 Flirtation Waltz-Winifred Atwell

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:SEPTEMBER 27,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  6 LOOK AT THAT GIRL-GUY MITCHELL
 2  7  5 Where The Winds Blow-Frankie Laine
 3  2 27 I Believe-Frankie Laine
 4  4 11 Let's Walk That-A-Way-Doris Day And Johnnie Ray
 5  5 20 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield
 6  3 19 The Song Of The Moulin Rouge-Mantovani Orchestra
 7  -  2 Kiss-Dean Martin
 8  8 21 Theme From 'Limelight'-Ron Goodwin
 9  -  1 The Bridge Of Sighs-David Whitfield
10  6  6 Can't I?-Nat "King" Cole
11 11  7 Eternally-Jimmy Young
12  9  3 Mother Nature And Father Time-Nat "King" Cole

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:OCTOBER 4,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  7 LOOK AT THAT GIRL-GUY MITCHELL
 2  3 28 I Believe-Frankie Laine
 3  2  6 Where The Winds Blow-Frankie Laine
 4  4 12 Let's Walk That-A-Way-Doris Day And Johnnie Ray
 5  5 21 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield
 6 10  7 Can't I?-Nat "King" Cole
 7  6 20 The Song Of The Moulin Rouge-Mantovani Orchestra
 8  7  3 Kiss-Dean Martin
 9 12  4 Mother Nature And Father Time-Nat "King" Cole
10  -  2 Flirtation Waltz-Winifred Atwell
11  8 22 Theme From 'Limelight'-Ron Goodwin
12 11  8 Eternally-Jimmy Young

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:OCTOBER 11,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  8 LOOK AT THAT GIRL-GUY MITCHELL
 2  2 29 I Believe-Frankie Laine
 3  -  1 Hey Joe-Frankie Laine
 4  3  7 Where The Winds Blow-Frankie Laine
 5  5 22 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield
 6  7 21 The Song Of The Moulin Rouge-Mantovani Orchestra
 7  9  5 Mother Nature And Father Time-Nat "King" Cole
 8  4 13 Let's Walk That-A-Way-Doris Day And Johnnie Ray
 9 11 23 Theme From 'Limelight'-Ron Goodwin
10  8  4 Kiss-Dean Martin
11 12  9 Eternally-Jimmy Young
12  -  1 Answer Me-David Whitfield

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:OCTOBER 18,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  3  2 HEY JOE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  1  9 Look At That Girl-Guy Mitchell
 3  4  8 Where The Winds Blow-Frankie Laine
 4  2 30 I Believe-Frankie Laine
 5 10  5 Kiss-Dean Martin
 6  -  1 Swedish Rhapsody-Mantovani Orchestra
 6  5 23 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield
 8 12  2 Answer Me-David Whitfield
 9  8 14 Let's Walk That-A-Way-Doris Day And Johnnie Ray
10  7  6 Mother Nature And Father Time-Nat "King" Cole
11  -  1 Poppa Piccolino-Diana Decker
12  -  1 Dragnet-Ted Heath And His Music

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:OCTOBER 25,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  3 HEY JOE-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  2 10 Look At That Girl-Guy Mitchell
 3  -  1 Answer Me-Frankie Laine
 4  8  3 Answer Me-David Whitfield
 5  3  9 Where The Winds Blow-Frankie Laine
 6  4 31 I Believe-Frankie Laine
 7  5  6 Kiss-Dean Martin
 8 11  2 Poppa Piccolino-Diana Decker
 9  6  2 Swedish Rhapsody-Mantovani Orchestra
10  -  8 Can't I-Nat King Cole
11 10  7 Mother Nature And Father Time-Nat "King" Cole
12  6 24 Theme From 'Limelight'-Frank Chacksfield

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:NOVEMBER 1,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  4  4 ANSWER ME-DAVID WHITFIELD
 2  3  2 Answer Me-Frankie Laine
 3  1  4 Hey Joe-Frankie Laine
 4  2 11 Look At That Girl-Guy Mitchell
 5  6 32 I Believe-Frankie Laine
 6  -  1 Chick-A-Boom-Guy Mitchell
 7  5 10 Where The Winds Blow-Frankie Laine
 8  8  3 Poppa Piccolino-Diana Decker
 9  9  3 Swedish Rhapsody-Mantovani Orchestra
10  7  7 Kiss-Dean Martin
11  -  1 Wish You Were Here-Eddie Fisher
12  -  3 Flirtation Waltz-Winifred Atwell

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:NOVEMBER 8,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  2  3 ANSWER ME-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  1  5 Answer Me-David Whitfield
 3  4 12 Look At That Girl-Guy Mitchell
 4  3  5 Hey Joe-Frankie Laine
 5  9  4 Swedish Rhapsody-Mantovani Orchestra
 6  8  4 Poppa Piccolino-Diana Decker
 7  5 33 I Believe-Frankie Laine
 8  6  2 Chick-A-Boom-Guy Mitchell
 9  7 11 Where The Winds Blow-Frankie Laine
10  - 22 The Song Of The Moulin Rouge-Mantovani Orchestra
11 11  2 Wish You Were Here-Eddie Fisher
12 10  8 Kiss-Dean Martin

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:NOVEMBER 15,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  4 ANSWER ME-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  2  6 Answer Me-David Whitfield
 3  5  5 Swedish Rhapsody-Mantovani Orchestra
 4  7 34 I Believe-Frankie Laine
 5  6  5 Poppa Piccolino-Diana Decker
 6  4  6 Hey Joe-Frankie Laine
 7  -  1 Vaya Con Dios-Les Paul And Mary Ford
 8 11  3 Wish You Were Here-Eddie Fisher
 9  8  3 Chick-A-Boom-Guy Mitchell
10  3 13 Look At That Girl-Guy Mitchell
11  -  1 Crying In The Chapel-Lee Lawrence
12  9 12 Where The Winds Blow-Frankie Laine

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:NOVEMBER 22,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  5 ANSWER ME-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  2  7 Answer Me-David Whitfield
 3  3  6 Swedish Rhapsody-Mantovani Orchestra
 4  5  6 Poppa Piccolino-Diana Decker
 5  6  7 Hey Joe-Frankie Laine
 6  4 35 I Believe-Frankie Laine
 7  9  4 Chick-A-Boom-Guy Mitchell
 8  -  1 I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus-Jimmy Boyd
 9 RE  2 Dragnet-Ted Heath And His Music
10 10 14 Look At That Girl-Guy Mitchell
11  7  2 Vaya Con Dios-Les Paul And Mary Ford
12  8  4 Wish You Were Here-Eddie Fisher
12  -  1 I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus-Beverley Sisters

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:NOVEMBER 29,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  6 ANSWER ME-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  3  7 Swedish Rhapsody-Mantovani Orchestra
 3  8  2 I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus-Jimmy Boyd
 4  4  7 Poppa Piccolino-Diana Decker
 5  2  8 Answer Me-David Whitfield
 6  7  5 Chick-A-Boom-Guy Mitchell
 7  -  1 Dragnet-Ray Anthony
 7  -  1 Let's Have A Party-Winifred Atwell
 8  5  8 Hey Joe-Frankie Laine
 9 11  3 Vaya Con Dios-Les Paul And Mary Ford
10  6 36 I Believe-Frankie Laine
10  -  1 Swedish Rhapsody-Ray Martin Concert Orchestra
11 12  5 Wish You Were Here-Eddie Fisher
12  - 23 The Song Of The Moulin Rouge-Mantovani Orchestra

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:DECEMBER 6,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  7 ANSWER ME-FRANKIE LAINE
 1  5  9 ANSWER ME-DAVID WHITFIELD
 2  4  8 Poppa Piccolino-Diana Decker
 3  7  2 Let's Have A Party-Winifred Atwell
 4  2  8 Swedish Rhapsody-Mantovani Orchestra
 5  6  6 Chick-A-Boom-Guy Mitchell
 6  -  2 I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus-Beverley Sisters
 7  -  2 Crying In The Chapel-Lee Lawrence
 8  3  3 I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus-Jimmy Boyd
 8  -  1 Ricochet-Joan Regan
 9 11  6 Wish You Were Here-Eddie Fisher
10  9  4 Vaya Con Dios-Les Paul And Mary Ford
11  -  3 Dragnet-Ted Heath And His Music
12  -  1 Rags To Riches-David Whitfield

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:DECEMBER 13,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  8 ANSWER ME-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  1 10 Answer Me-David Whitfield
 3  3  3 Let's Have A Party-Winifred Atwell
 4 RE  2 Swedish Rhapsody-Ray Martin Concert Orchestra
 5  4  9 Swedish Rhapsody-Mantovani Orchestra
 6     -  1 Oh, Mein Papa-Eddie Calvert
 7  6  3 I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus-Beverley Sisters
 8  8  4 I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus-Jimmy Boyd
 9  5  7 Chick-A-Boom-Guy Mitchell
10  7  3 Crying In The Chapel-Lee Lawrence
11  -  1 I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus-Billy Cotton And His Band
12  -  1 Cloud Lucky Seven-Guy Mitchell
12  9  7 Wish You Were Here-Eddie Fisher

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:DECEMBER 20,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1  9 ANSWER ME-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  2 11 Answer Me-David Whitfield
 3  3  4 Let's Have A Party-Winifred Atwell
 4  4  3 Swedish Rhapsody-Ray Martin Concert Orchestra
 5  5 10 Swedish Rhapsody-Mantovani Orchestra
 6     6  2 Oh, Mein Papa-Eddie Calvert
 7  7  4 I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus-Beverley Sisters
 8  8  5 I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus-Jimmy Boyd
 9  9  8 Chick-A-Boom-Guy Mitchell
10 10  4 Crying In The Chapel-Lee Lawrence
11 11  2 I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus-Billy Cotton And His Band
12 12  2 Cloud Lucky Seven-Guy Mitchell
12 12  8 Wish You Were Here-Eddie Fisher

UNITED KINGDOM SINGLES CHART FOR:DECEMBER 27,1953
TW LW Wks Title Artist
 1  1 10 ANSWER ME-FRANKIE LAINE
 2  2 12 Answer Me-David Whitfield
 3  3  5 Let's Have A Party-Winifred Atwell
 4  4  4 Swedish Rhapsody-Ray Martin Concert Orchestra
 5  5 11 Swedish Rhapsody-Mantovani Orchestra
 6     6  3 Oh, Mein Papa-Eddie Calvert
 7  7  5 I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus-Beverley Sisters
 8  8  6 I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus-Jimmy Boyd
 9  9  9 Chick-A-Boom-Guy Mitchell
10 10  5 Crying In The Chapel-Lee Lawrence
11 11  3 I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus-Billy Cotton And His Band
12 12  3 Cloud Lucky Seven-Guy Mitchell
12 12  9 Wish You Were Here-Eddie Fisher
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