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BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S (MAGAZINE'S CHART) TOP SINGLES OF 1961 PDF Print E-mail
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Jun 09, 2017 at 03:02 AM
BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S (MAGAZINE'S CHART) TOP SINGLES OF 1961

 


  1 TOSSIN' & TURNIN'-BOBBY LEWIS-BELTONE-AUGUST
  2 I FALL TO PIECES-PATSY CLINE-DECCA-August
  3 MICHAEL-HIGHWAYMEN-UNITED ARTIST-September
  4 CRYING-ROY ORBISON-Monument-October
  5 RUNAWAY-DEL SHANNON-Big Top-April
  6 MY TRUE STORY-JIVE FIVE-Beltone-September
  7 PONY TIME-CHUBBY CHECKER-Parkway-March
  8 WHEELS-String Alongs-Warwick-March
  9 RAINDROPS-Dee Clark-Vee Jay-July
 10 WOODEN HEART-Joey Dowell-Smash-August
 11 Calcutta-Lawrence Welk-Dot-February
 12 Take Good Care Of My Baby-Bobby Vee-Liberty-October  
 13 Running Scared-Roy Orbison-Monument-June
 14 Dedicated To The One I Love-Shirelles-Scepter-March
 15 Last Night-Mar keys-Satellite-August
 16 Will You Love Me Tomorrow-Shirelles-Scepter-February
 17 Exodus-Ferrante & Teicher-United Artist-February
 18 Where The Boys Are-Connie Francis-MGM-March
 19 Hit The Road Jack-Ray Charles-ABC Paramount-October
 20 Sad Movies-Sue Thompson-Hickory-October
 21 Mother-In-Law-Ernie K.Doe-Minit-May  
 22 Bristol Stomp-Dovells-Parkway-November
 23 Travelin' Man-Ricky Nelson-Imperial-May
 24 Shop Around-Miracles-Tamla-February
 25 Boll Weevil Song-Brook Benton-Mercury-July
 26 A Hundred Pounds Of Clay-Gene McDaniels-Liberty-May
 27 The Mountain's High-Dick & Dee Dee-Liberty-September
 28 Don't Worry-Marty Robbins-Columbia-March
 29 On The Rebound-Floyd Cramer-RCA-April
 30 Portrait Of My Love-Steve Lawrence-United Artist-May
 31 Quarter To Three-Gary U.S.Bonds-Legrand-July
 32 Who Put The Bomp-Barry Mann-ABC Paramount-September
 33 Calendar Girl-Neil Sedaka-RCA-February
 34 I Like It Like That-Chris Kenner-Instant-August
 35 Apache-Jorgen Ingmann & His Guitar-Atco-March
 36 Don't Bet Money Honey-Linda Scott-Canadian American-September  
 37 Without You-Johnny Tillotson-Cadence-September
 38 Wings Of A Dove-Ferlin Husky-Capitol-February
 39 Little Sister-Elvis Presley-RCA-October
 40 Blue Moon-Marcels-Colpix-April  
 41 Daddy's Home-Shep & Limelights-Hull-May   
 42 This Time-Troy Shondell-Liberty-October
 43 But I Do-Clarence Frogman Henry-Argo-April  
 44 Asia Minor-Kokomo-Felstead-April
 45 Hello Walls-Faron Young-Capitol-June
 46 Runaround Sue-Dion-Laurie-October   
 47 Yellow Bird-Arthur Lyman Group-Hi Fi-July  
 48 Hurt-Timi Yuro-Liberty-September  
 49 Hello Mary Lou-Ricky Nelson-Imperial-May
 50 There's A Moon Out Tonight-Capris-Old Town-February  
 51 Surrender-Elvis Presley-RCA-March  
 52 I Love How You Love Me-Paris Sisters-Gragmark-November
 53 Ya Ya-Lee Dorsey-Fury-October
 54 School Is Out-Gary US Bonds-Legrand-September
 55 Mexico-Bob Moore-Monument-October   
 56 Walk Right Back-Everly Brothers-Warner Brothers-April
 57 You Don't Know What You've Got(Until You Lose It)-Ral Donner-Gone-September
 58 The Way You Look Tonight-Lettermen-Capitol-October
 59 Moody River-Pat Poone-Dot-June       
 60 One Mint Julep-Ray Charles-Impulse-May
 61 Take Good Care Of Her-Adam Wade-Coed-May
 62 Gee Whiz-Carla Thomas-Atlantic-March
 63 Stand By Me-Ben E. King-Atco-June   
 64 Spanish Harlem-Ben E.King-Atco-March
 65 It's Gonna Work Out Fine-Ike and Tina Turner-Atco-September
 66 Baby Blue-Echoes-Segway-April    
 67 Baby Sittin' Boogie-Buzz Clifford-Columbia-March
 68 Hats Off To Larry-Del Shannon-Big Top-August
 69 Those Oldies But Goodies-Little Caesar & The Romans-Del fi-June
 70 The Fly-Chubby Checker-Parkway-November
 71 Marie's The Name) His Latest Flame-Elvis Presley-RCA-September
 72 Wonderland By Night-Bert Kaempfert-Decca-January
 73 Bless You-Tony Orlando-Epic-October
 74 I've Told Every Little Star-Linda Scott-Canadian American-May
 75 One Track Mind-Bobby Lewis-Beltone-September     
 76 Angel Baby-Rosie & Originals-Highland-February  
 77 Pretty Little Angel Eyes-Curtis Lee-Dunes-August
 78 Think Twice-Brook Benton-Mercury-March  
 79 Does Your Chewing Gum Lose Its Flavor-Lonnie Donegan-Dot-September
 80 Breakin' In A Brand New Heart-Connie Francis-MGM-May  
 81 Mama Said-Shirelles-Scepter-May
 82 Let The Four Winds Blow-Fats Domino-Imperial-August
 83 Writing On The Wall-Adam Wade-Coed-July  
 84 My Kind Of Girl-Matt Monro-Warwick-August
 85 Tonight My Love Tonight-Paul Anka-ABC Paramount-April
 86 San Antonio Rose-Floyd Cramer-RCA-July
 87 Big Bad John-Jimmy Dean-Columbia-November
 88 Good Time Baby-Bobby Rydell-Cameo-March
 89 Rubber Ball-Bobby Vee-Liberty-January
 90 Missing You-Ray Peterson-Dunes-September
 91 Dum Dum-Brenda Lee-Decca-August   
 92 I'm Gonna Knock On Your Door-Eddie Hodges-Cadence-August
 93 You Can Depend On Me-Brenda Lee-Decca-May    
 94 Let's Twist Again-Chubby Checker-Parkway-August  
 95 Take Five-Dave Brubeck-Columbia-November
 96 Are You Lonesome Tonight-Elvis Presley-RCA-January
 97 Sea Of Heartbreak-Don Gibson?RCA Victor-August
 98 More Money For You & Me-Four Preps-Capitol-September
 99 You Must Have Been A Beautiful Baby-Bobby Darin-Atco-October
100 Please Stay-Drifters-Atlantic-July
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