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Mar 14, 2016 at 10:18 PM

CANADA'S TOP SINGLES OF 1961


Wonderland by Night

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  1-WONDERLAND BY NIGHT-LOUIS PRIMA-JANUARY                                642
  2-TRAVELIN' MAN-RICK NELSON-May                                          628
  3-HELLO MARY LOU-RICK NELSON-May                                         628
  4-RUNAROUND SUE-DION-November                                            624
  5-CRYING-ROY ORBISON-August                                              614
  6-CANDY MAN-ROY ORBISON-August                                           614
  7-RUNAWAY-DEL SHANNON-April                                              610
  8-I'M GONNA KNOCK ON YOUR DOOR-Eddie Hodges-June                         608
  9-CALENDAR GIRL-Neil Sedaka-February                                     554
 10-TAKE GOOD CARE OF MY BABY-Bobby Vee-August                             548
 11-The Lion Sleeps Tonight-Tokens-December                                534
 12-Hats Off To Larry-Del Shannon-July                                     520
 13-Good-bye Cruel World-James Darren-November                             506
 14-Moody River-Pat Boone-June                                             506
 15-Blue Moon-Marcels-March                                                484
 16-Running Scared-Roy Orbison-May                                         478
 17-You're The Reason-Bobby Edwards-October                                476
 18-Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen-Neil Sedaka-November                      448
 19-Little Sister-Elvis Presley-September                                  446
 20-Marie's The Name Of His Latest Flame-Elvis Presley-September           446
 21-Exodus-Ferrante & Teicher-January                                      424
 22-Quarter To Three-Gary U.S.Bonds-July                                   414
 23-Big Bad John-Jimmy Dean-October                                        412
 24-Bristol Stomp-Dovells-October                                          412
 25-Surrender-Elvis Presley-March                                          410
 26-Mother-In-Law-Ernie K.Doe-April                                        402
 27-Michael-Highwaymen-August                                              386
 28-Walk On By-Leroy Van Dyke-Noveber                                      382
 29-Little Devil-Neil Sedaka-May                                           362
 30-A Scottish Soldier-Andy Stewart-February                               350
 31-Run To Him-Bobby Vee-December                                          342
 32-Corinna,Corinna-Ray Peterson-January                                   338
 33-Walking With My Angel-Bobby Vee-December                               322
 34-Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow-Shirelles-February                     314
 35-Donald Where's Your Trousers-Andy Stewart-March                        312
 36-Apache-Jorgen Ingmann & His Guitar-March                               310
 37-Ebony Eyes-Everly Brothers-February                                    304
 38-Walk Right Back-Everly Brothers-February                               304
 39-Calcutta-Lawrence Welk-January                                         298
 40-After The Hurricane-Paul Evans-April                                   284
 41-You Must Have Been A Beautiful Baby-Bobby Darin-September              272
 42-Johnny Willow-Fred Darian-September                                    272
 43-Baby Sittin' Boogie-Buzz Clifford-February                             272
 44-Who Put The Bomp-Barry Mann-August                                     264
 45-This Time-Troy Shondell-November                                       262
 46-Tossin' & Turnin'-Bobby Lewis-July                                     262
 47-Barbara Ann-Regents-June                                               258
 48-The Mountain's High-Dick & Dee Dee-August                              252
 49-Raindrops-Dee Clark-June                                               248
 50-Wooden Heart-Elvis Presley-April                                       248
 51-Flaming Star-Elvis Presley-April                                       248
 52-Shake Shake Sherry-Flairs-August                                       246
 53-Dum Dum-Brenda Lee-July                                                246
 54-Wheels-String Alongs-February                                          242
 55-Where The Boys Are-Connie Francis-February                             240
 56-Classmate-Beau Marks-July                                              238
 57-Sad Movies-Sue Thompson-October                                        228
 58-Pony Time-Chubby Checker-March                                         222
 59-I Fall To Pieces-Patsy Cline-August                                    214
 60-Hit The Road Jack-Ray Charles-October                                  210
 61-Hey Little Girl-Del Shannon-November                                   206
 62-You Mostest Girl-Bob Lee-September                                     202
 63-Flying Blue Angels-George J. & Pilots-November                         200
 64-Cutie Pie-Johnny Tillotson-August                                      200
 65-Without You-Johnny Tillotson-August                                    200
 66-A Hundred Pounds Of Clay-Gene McDaniels-May                            196
 67-"D" In Love-Cliff Richard-March                                        196
 68-Blackland Farmer-Wink Martindale-September                             192
 69-On The Rebound-Floyd Krammer-April                                     192
 70-Emotions-Brenda Lee-February                                           190
 71-Shop Around-Miracles-February                                          188
 72-Fallen Idol-Ken Lyon-June                                              186
 73-Mexico-Bob Moore-September                                             184
 74-Bumble Boogie-B.Bumble & The Stingers-March                            184
 75-Sea Of Heartbreak-Don Gibson-July                                      182
 76-Angel Baby-Rosie & Originals-January                                   182
 77-Everlovin'-Rick Nelson-October                                         180
 78-A Wonder Like You-Rick Nelson-October                                  180
 79-Everyday-Bobby Lee-May                                                 180
 80-She Wears My Ring-Jimmy Bell-May                                       176
 81-Wings Of A Dove-Paul Clayton-January                                   174
 82-Yellow Bird-Arthur Lyman Group-July                                    172
 83-Hitchhiker-Bobby Curtola-December                                      164
 84-Let's Get Together-Hayley Mills-September                              158
 85-Three Wheels On My Wagon-Dick Van Dyke-March                           154
 86-Jingle Bell Rock-Chubby Checker & Bobby Rydell-December                144
 87-Language Of Love-John D.Loudermilk-October                             142
 88-Bobby-Neil Scott-July                                                  140
 89-Daydreams-Johnny Crawford-June                                         138
 90-Ling-Ting-Tong-Buddy Knox-March                                        138
 91-Private Eye-Bob Luman-August                                           136
 92-Great Snow Man-Bob Luman-April                                         136
 93-Ring Of Fire-Duane Eddy-June                                           132
 94-Hello Walls-Faron Young-May                                            130
 95-Louisiana Mama-Gene Pitney-May                                         130
 96-Shy Away-Jerry Fuller-April                                            130
 97-Let The Four Winds Blow-Fats Domino-August                             128
 98-Writing On The Wall-Adam Wade-June                                     128
 99-Please,Mr.Postman-Marvelettes-December                                 126
100-God,Country & My Baby-Johnny Burnette-November                         126
101-Love Has Finally Come My Way-Faron Young-September                     126
102-Theme From A Dream-Cliff Richard-April                                 124
103-Don't You Sweetheart Me-Bobby Curtola-August                           112
104-But I Do-Clarence Henry-March                                           94
105-Good Time Baby-Bobby Rydell-February                                    94
106-I Feel So Bad-Elvis Presley-June                                        92
107-Little Egypt-Coasters-May                                               92
108-Don't Worry-Marty Robbins-March                                         92
109-Starlight,Starbright-Linda Scott-August                                 90
110-I've Told Every Little Star-Linda Scott-April                           90
111-You're So Square-Buddy Holly-October                                    86
112-Memphis-Donnie Brooks-March                                             86
113-Two-Del Erickson-March                                                  86
114-Pepe-Duane Eddy-January                                                 84
115-Cotton Fields-Highwaymen-December                                       82
116-Gypsy Rover-Highwaymen-December                                         82
117-So Long Baby-Del Shannon-October                                        82
118-Dance On Little Girl-Paul Anka-June                                     82
119-Touchables-Dickie Goodman-March                                         82
120-Big Cold Wind-Pat Boone-September                                       78
121-Johnny Yuma The Rebel-Johnny Cash-May                                   78
122-Oh Joan-Beau-Marks-January                                              72
123-Have A Drink On Me-Lonnie Donegan-August                                48
124-The Fly-Chubby Checker-November                                         44
125-Pretty Little Angel Eyes-Curtis Lee-August                              44
126-Halfway To Paradise-Tony Orlando-June                                   44
127-A Town Without Pity-Gene Pitney-November                                42
128-School Is Out-Gary US Bonds-August                                      42
129-Boll Weevil Song-Brook Benton-June                                      42
130-Addul's Party-Larry Verne-April                                         42
131-Model Girl-Johnny Maestro-March                                         42
132-Lonely Man-Elvis Presley-March                                          40
133-Jingle Bell Rock-Bobby Helms-December                 (1957)            40
134-(Ghost) Riders In The Sky-Ramrods-February                              40
135-Don't Bet Money Honey-Linda Scott-August                                40
136-Rainin' In My Heart-Slim Harpo-August                                   40
137-You Always Hurt The One You Love-Clarence Henry-June                    40
138-Don't Start Cryin' Now-Slim Harpo-August                                40
139-Rock-A-Hula Baby-Elvis Presley-June                                     40
140-Bless You-Tony Orlando-October                                          40
141-Yellow Bird-Lawrence Welk-July                                          40
142-Chills And Fever-Ronnie Love-January                                    40
143-Asia Minor-Kokomo-March                                                 40
144-I Just Don't Understand-Ann-Margret-October                             40
145-Greener Pastures-Stonewall-Jackson-April                                40
146-Just Out Of Reach (Of My Two Open Arms)-Solomon Burke-December          40
147-Missing You-Ray Peterson-September                                      40
148-I Dreamed Of A Hill-Billy Heaven-Tex Ritter-August                      40
149-San Antonio Rose-Floyd Cramer-July                                      40
150-Little Reuben-Al Gardner-July                                           40
151-I'll Never Be Alone Again-Bobby Curtola-September                       40
152-Wild In The Country-Elvis Presley-June                                  40
153-You Are The Only One-Ricky Nelson-February                              40
154-Am I Losing You-Jim Reeves-January                                      40
155-I Missed Me-Jim Reeves-January                                          40
156-Stick Shift-Duals-November                                              40
157-(He's) The Great Imposter-Fleetwoods-October                            40
158-Tragedy-Fleetwoods-June                                                 40
159-No One-Connie Francis-March                                             40
160-Cherry Pink And Apple Blossom White-Jerry Murad's Harmonicats-February  40
161-Have A Drink On Me-Buddy Thomas-August                                  40
162-I'm Hurtin'-Roy Orbison-January                                         40
163-Baby Blue-Echoes-April                                                  40
164-Signed,Sealed And Delivered-Rusty Draper-November                       40
165-Crazy-Patsy Cline-November                                              40
166-Now And Forever-Bert Kaempfert-August                                   40
167-Let There Be Drums-Sandy Nelson-December                                40
168-The Fish-Bobby Rydell-July                                              40
169-Transistor Sister-Freddy Cannon-September                               40
170-Portrait Of My Love-Steve Lawrence-May                                  40
171-Cold Cold Heart-Ronnie Hawkins-March                                    40
172-Eventually-Brenda Lee-July                                              40
173-You Don't Know What You've Got(Until You Lose It)-Ral Donner-August     40
174-Havin' Fun-Dion-March                                                   40
175-I Won't Go Huntin' With You Jake-Jimmy Dean-November                    40
176-Take Good Care Of Her-Adam Wade-April                                   40
177-The Bilbao Song-Andy Williams-June                                      40
178-I Count The Tears-Drifters-February                                     40
179-I Want To Thank You-Bobby Rydell-November                               40
180-Little Boy Sad-Johnny Burnette-March                                    40
181-Door To Paradise-Bobby Rydell-November                                  40
182-Daddy's Home-Shep & Limelights-May                                      40
183-Cherie-Bobby Rydell-March                                               40
184-Sway-Bobby Rydell-January                                               38
185-I'm A Fool To Care-Joe Barry-June                                       38
186-Rock-A-Bye Your Baby With A Dixie Melody-Aretha Franklin-November       38
187-Rock-A-Bye Your Baby With A Dixie Melody-Judy Garland-November          38
188-Theme From My Three Sons-Lawrence Welk-April                            38
189-Rock-A-Bye Your Baby With A Dixie Melody-Al Jolson-November             38
190-Temptation-Everly Brothers-July                                         38
191-Stick With Me Baby-Everly Brothers-July                                 38
192-Tonight I Fell In Love-Tokens-May                                       38
193-Berlin Melody-Billy Vaughn-October                                      38
194-It's Just A House Without You-Brook Benton-October                      36
195-Heart & Soul-Jan & Dean-August                                          36
196-Together-Connie Francis-July                                            36
197-Frankie And Johnny-Brook Benton-October                                 36
198-Tonight (Could Be The Night)-Velvets-July                               36
199-Find Another Girl-Jerry Butler-April                                    36
200-Dedicated To The One I Love-Shirelles-March                             36
201-Backtrack-Faron Young-November                                          36
202-Too Many Rules-Connie Francis-July                                      36
203-That Old Black Magic-Bobby Rydell-May                                   36
204-Happy Birthday Blues-Kathy Young & The Innocents-April                  36
205-Don't Be Afraid (To Fall In Love)-Bobby Rydell-May                      36
206-Send Me The Pillow You Dream On-The Browns-January                      34
207-As If I Didn't Know-Adam Wade-August                                    34
208-There's A Moon Out Tonight-Capris-February                              34
209-The Way You Look Tonight-The Lettermen-September                        34
210-Breakin' In A Brand New Heart-Connie Francis-May                        34
211-I Understand (Just How You Feel)-G-Clefs                                34
212-Moon River-Henery Mancini-October                                       34
213-Moon River-Jerry Butler-October                                         34
214-Blue Tango-Bill Black's Combo-January                                   34
215-Tonight-Ferrante & Tiecher-November                                     34
216-Nature Boy-Bobby Darin-July                                             34
217-Rama Lama Ding Dong-Edsels-June                                         34
218-(He's My) Dreamboat-Connie Francis-October                              34
219-Tell Me Why-Belmonts-July                                               34
220-Hollywood-Connie Francis-October                                        34

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