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BILLBOARD MAGAZINE'S (DISC JOCKEY PLAYS:MAGAZINE'S CHART) TOP SINGLES OF 1947 PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Barry Kowal   
Mar 17, 2015 at 11:57 AM
BILLBOARD MAGAZINE'S (DISC JOCKEY PLAYS:MAGAZINE'S CHART) TOP SINGLES OF 1947*


Near You - by Francis Craig (Francis Craig - Cover Photo)


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BILLBOARD MAGAZINE'S (DISC JOCKEY PLAYS:MAGAZINE'S CHART) TOP SINGLES OF 1947*
No. Song-Artist-Peak Month
  1 NEAR YOU-FRANCIS CRAIG ORCHESTRA & BOB LAMM-SEPTEMBER 
  2 LINDA-RAY NOBLE ORCHESTRA, BUDDY CLARK, ANITA GORDON-May 
  3 HEARTACHES-TED WEEMS ORCHESTRA-March 
  4 PEG 0' MY HEART-BUDDY CLARK, MITCHELL AYRES ORCHESTRA-July
  5 SMOKE! SMOKE! SMOKE! (THAT CIGARETTE)-TEX WILLIAMS & THE WESTERN CARAVAN-August 
  6 PEG 0' MY HEART-HARMONICATS-August 
  7 PEG 0' MY HEART-THREE SUNS-August 
  8 I WONDER WHO'S KISSING HER NOW-Ted Weems Orchestra, Perry Como-August
  9 (I LOVE YOU) FOR SENTIMENTAL REASONS-King Cole Trio-January
 10 I NEVER KNEW-Sam Donahue Orchestra,Bill Lockwood,Blue Hues-August
 11 I Wonder,I Wonder,I Wonder-Eddy Howard Orchestra-June 
 11 Anniversary Song-Dinah Shore, Morris Stoloff Orchestra-March
 12 Temptation (Tim-tayshun)-Red Ingle & The Natural Seven,Jo Stafford-June
 13 That's My Desire-Frankie Laine,Mannie Klein's All Stars-October
 14 (I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons-Dinah Shore-February 
 15 Mam'selle-Art Lund,Johnny Thompson Orchestra-May
 16 Near You-Alvino Rey Orchestra, Jimmy Joyce-October
 17 I Wish I Didn't Love You So-Dinah Shore, Sonny Burke Orchestra-November 
 18 (I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons-Eddy Howard Orchestra-February 
 19 Managua, Nicaragua-Freddy Martin Orchestra, Stuart Wade-February  
 20 Mam'selle-Frank Sinatra, Axel Stordahl Orchestra-May 
 21 I Wish I Didn't Love You So-Vaughn Monroe Orchestra, Moon Maids-November 
 22 How Soon (Will I Be Seeing You)-Jack Owens, Eddie Ballantine Orchestra-November 
 23 My Adobe Hacienda-Eddy Howard Orchestra-May
 24 I Wish I Didn't Love You So-Betty Hutton, Joe Lilley Orchestra-October
 25 Anniversary Song-Andy Russell, Paul Weston Orchestra-March 
 26 Guilty-Margaret Whiting, Jerry Gray Orchestra-April 
 27 Too Fat Polka-Arthur Godfrey-December
 28 Open The Door,Richard!-Three Flames-March 
 29 Anniversary Song-Tex Beneke & The  Glenn Miller Orchestra,Garry Stevens,Mello Larks-March
 29 The Old Lamp-lighter-Sammy Kaye Orchestra & Billy Williams-January
 30 Near You-Elliot Lawrence Orchestra, Rosalind Patton-November 
 31 Feudin' And Fightin'-Jo Stafford,Starlighters & Paul Weston Orchestra-September
 32 Near You-Andrews Sisters, Vic Schoen Orchestra-October 
 33 Ballerina-Vaughn Monroe-December
 33 Managua,Nicaragua-Kay Kyser Orchestra & Gloria Wood-April 
 34 Anniversary Song-Al Jolson & Morris Stoloff Orchestra-April 
 34 Peg 0' My Heart-Art Lund & Johnny Thompson Orchestra-July 
 35 (I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons-Charlie Spivak Orchestra, Jimmy Saunders-January 

* As published in the January 3rd,1948 issue of Billboard (US) Magazine.
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