Music Survey: WAKR Akron, OH “Official Top 40 Tunes” Week Beginning September 27, 1963

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                       OFFICIAL TOP 40 TUNES
              FOR THE WEEK BEGINNING SEPTEMBER 27, 1963

   TW                                                             LW
    1. Be My Baby – Ronettes                                       2
    2. Blue Velvet – Bobby Vinton                                  1
    3. Cry Baby – Garnet Mimms                                     4
    4. Sally Go ‘Round The Roses - Jaynetts                        3
    5. Then He Kissed Me - Crystals                                5
    6. A Walkin’ Miracle – Essex                                   8
    7. Busted – Ray Charles                                       12
    8. Mickey’s Monkey - Miracles                                  6
    9. I Can’t Stay Mad At You – Skeeter Davis                    11
   10. Mean Woman/Blue Bayou – Roy Orbison                        17
   11. Talk To Me – Sunny & Sunglows                              19
   12. Sugar Shack – Jimmy Gilmer                                 39
   13. Wham – Lonnie Mack                                         16
   14. Heat Wave – Martha & Vandellas                              9
   15. Bust Out – Busters                                         35
   16. Martian Hop – Ran-Dells                                     7
   17. Birthday Party – Pixies Three                              21
   18. I’ll Take You Home – Drifters                              29
   19. Wonderful, Wonderful - Tymes                               10
   20. That Sunday That Summer – Nat King Cole                    22
   21. Honolulu Lulu – Jan & Dean                                 24
   22. He’s Mine – Alice Wonderland                               28
   23. Fools Rush In – Rick Nelson                                30
   24. Don’t Think Twice – Peter, Paul & Mary                     38
   25. Surfer Girl/Deuce Coupe – Beach Boys                       23
   26. Deep Purple – Nino & April                                 --
   27. Treat My Baby Good – Bobby Darin                           24
   28. Hello Heartache – Peggy March                              34
   29. Playboy’s Summer Theme – Emmitt Davis                      33
   30. Enamorado – Keith Colley                                   31
   31. Washington Square – Village Stompers                       --
   32. Only In America – Jay & Americans                          26
   33. You Lost The Sweetest Boy – Mary Wells                     --
   34. Let’s Fall In Love – Linda Scott                           --
   35. Betty In Bermudas - Dovells                                27
   36. A Love So Fine – Chiffons                                  32
   37. Donna The Prima Donna – Dion                               40
   38. I’m Confessin’ – Frank Ifield                              --
   39. Workout Stevie, Workout – Stevie Wonder                    --
   40. Toys In The Attic – Joe Sherman                            --

       WAKR'S RICK SHAW PICKS:
       500 Miles Away From Home – Bobby Bare 

       WAKR PICK ALBUM OF THE WEEK
       The Raindrops                       

       AKRON'S TOP 7 DISC JOCKEYS (pictured)
       Rog Carter
       Jack Ryan
       Robert E. Lee
       Wes Hopkins
       Rick Shaw
       Joe Grant
       Dave Davis


NOTES: This is a text-only survey. The song titles and artists shown above are presented exactly as they are shown on the printed survey. Any typos, spelling errors and/or other anomalies are as they appear on the printed sheet.

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