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EVERY NUMBER ONE SINGLE ON CASH BOX (USA) MAGAZINE'S R&B WEEKLY SINGLE CHARTS (1953-1959) PDF Print E-mail
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Aug 18, 2014 at 06:36 PM
EVERY NUMBER ONE SINGLE ON CASH BOX (USA) MAGAZINE'S R&B WEEKLY SINGLE CHARTS (1953-1959)

                       1953  
No. Date  TW Song-Artist
  1  3/7   4 1 of 4 (Mama) He Treats Your Daughter Mean-Ruth Brown
  2  3/14  1 Baby Don't Do It-The "5" Royales
 re  3/21  4 3 of 4 (Mama) He Treats Your Daughter Mean-Ruth Brown
  3  4/11  6 Hound Dog-Willie Mae "Big Mama" Thornton
  4  5/23  3 I'm Mad-Willie Mabon
  5  6/13  5 Help Me Somebody-The "5" Royales
  6  7/18  5 The Clock-Johnny Ace
  7  8/22  4 Crying In The Chapel-Sonny Til & Orioles
  8  9/19  8 Shake A Hand-Faye Adams
  9 11/14  4 Honey Hush-Joe Turner & Band
 10 12/12  3 2 of 3 Money Honey-Clyde McPhatter
 11 12/26  2 1 of 2 Rags To Riches-Billy Ward & Dominoes

                        1954  
No. Date  TW Song-Artist
 re  1/2   3 1 of 3 Money Honey-Clyde McPhatter
 re  1/9   2 1 of 2 Rags To Riches-Billy Ward & Dominoes
 12  1/16  4 I'll Be True-Faye Adams
 13  2/13  7 Things That I Used To Do-Guitar Slim
 14  4/3   7 You'll Never Walk Alone-Roy Hamilton
 15  5/22  8 Work With Me,Annie-Hank Ballard & The Midnighters
 16  7/17  7 Honey Love-Drifters
 17  9/4   9 Oh What A Dream-Ruth Brown
 18 11/6   3 Hurts Me To My Heart-Faye Adams
 19 11/27  2 Mambo Baby-Ruth Brown
 20 12/11  7 Hearts Of Stone-Charms

                       1955  
No. Date  TW Song-Artist
 21  1/22  2 Earth Angel-Penguins
 22  2/5  10 Pledging My Love-Johnny Ace
 23  4/16  4 My Babe-Little Walter
 24  5/14  7 Unchained Melody-Roy Hamilton
 25  5/14  7 Unchained Melody-Al Hibbler
 26  7/2   7 Ain't It A Shame-Fats Domino
 27  8/20  1 Every Day-Count Basie & Orchestra featuring & Joe Williams
 28  8/27  8 Maybellene-Chuck Berry
 29 10/22  6 Only You-Platters
 30 12/3   6 Hands Off-Jay McShann

                       1956  
No. Date  TW Song-Artist
 31  1/14  7 Great Pretender-Platters
 32  3/3   8 Why Do Fools Fall In Love-Frankie Lymon & Teenagers
 33  4/28  1 Blue Suede Shoes-Carl Perkins
 34  5/5   5 Long Tall Sally-Little Richard
 35  6/9   1 I'm In Love Again-Fats Domino
 36  6/16  8 Fever-Little Willie John
 37  8/11  3 My Prayer-Platters
 38  9/1  11 Honky Tonk-Bill Doggett
 39 11/17  9 Blueberry Hill-Fats Domino

                       1957  
No. Date  TW Song-Artist
 40  1/19  1 Since I Met You Baby-Ivory Joe Hunter
 41  1/26  6 Blue Monday-Fats Domino
 42  3/9   2 Love Is Strange-Mickey & Sylvia
 43  3/23  6 I'm Walkin'-Fats Domino
 44  5/4   6 2 of 6 School Day(Ring! Ring! Goes The Bell)-Chuck Berry 
 45  5/18  2 All Shook Up-Elvis Presley
 re  6/1   6 4 of 6 School Day(Ring! Ring! Goes The Bell)-Chuck Berry 
 46  6/29 10 Searchin'-Coasters
 47  9/7   2 Send For Me-Nat "King" Cole
 48  9/21  4 Mr. Lee-Bobbettes 
 49 10/19  2 Happy,Happy Birthday Baby-Tune Weavers
 50 11/2   8 You Send Me-Sam Cooke
 51 12/28  4 Raunchy-Bill Justis & Orchestra
 52 12/28  4 Raunchy-Ernie Freeman

                       1958  
No. Date  TW Song-Artist
 53  1/25  1 At The Hop-Danny & The Juniors
 54  2/1   6 Get A Job-Silhouettes
 55  3/15  7 Tequila-Champs
 56  5/3   4 Twilight Time-Platters
 57  5/31  3 Johnnny B. Goode-Chuck Berry
 58  6/21  7 5 of 7 Yakety Yak-Coasters
 59  7/26  2 1 of 2 Splish Splash-Bobby Darin
 re  8/2   7 1 of 7 Yakety Yak-Coasters
 re  8/9   2 1 of 2 Splish Splash-Bobby Darin
 re  8/16  7 1 of 7 Yakety Yak-Coasters
 60  8/23  5 Little Star-Elegants
 61  9/27  3 Tears On My Pillow-Little Anthony & Imperials
 62 10/18  1 It's All In The Game-Tommy Edwards
 63 11/25  6 Topsy II-Cozy Cole
 64 12/6   4 3 of 4 A Lover's Question-Clyde McPhatter
 65 12/27  1 Smoke Gets In Your Eyes-Platters
                              
                              1959
 re  1/3   4 1 of 4 A Lover's Question-Clyde McPhatter 
 66  1/10  1 Nobody But You-Dee Clark
 67  1/17  6 2 of 6 Stagger Lee-Lloyd Price
 68  1/31  1 Lonely Teardrops-Jackie Wilson
 re  2/7   6 4 of 6 Stagger Lee-Lloyd Price
 69  3/7   1 Charlie Brown-Coasters
 70  3/14  5 It's Just A Matter Of Time-Brook Benton
 71  4/18  4 That's Why (I Love You So)-Jackie Wilson
 72  5/9   5 Kansas City-Wilbert Harrison
 73  6/13  5 Personality-Lloyd Price
 74  7/18  5 There Goes My Baby-Drifters
 75  8/22  3 What'd I Say (pt. 1)-Ray Charles
 76  9/12  4 I'm Gonna Get Married-Lloyd Price
 77 10/10  4 3 of 4 Mack The Knife-Bobby Darin
 78 10/31  1 Poison Ivy-Coasters
 re 11/7   4 1 of 4 Mack The Knife-Bobby Darin
 79 11/14  1 Don't You Know-Della Reese
 80 11/21  5 So Many Ways-Brook Benton
 81 12/26  1 Smokie (pt. 2)-Bill Black's Combo
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