Music Survey: WABC New York, NY “Silver Dollar Sound Survey” For the Week of March 27, 1962

     WABC Silver Dollar Sound Survey for Week of March 27, 1962    
                                                                  
 TW                                                             LW
  1. Mashed Potato Time - Dee Dee Sharp (Cameo)     *1 week #1*  2
  2. Hey! Baby - Bruce Channel (Smash)                           1
  3. Slow Twistin’ - Chubby Checker with Dee Dee Sharp (Parkway)11
  4. What’s Your Name - Don and Juan (Big Top)                   3
  5. Soldier Boy - The Shirelles (Scepter)                      14
  6. Johnny Angel - Shelley Fabares (Colpix)                    24
 *7. Good Luck Charm - Elvis Presley (RCA)                      21
 *8. Love Letters - Ketty Lester (Era)                          15
  9. Duke of Earl - Gene Chandler (Vee Jay)                      4
 10. Twistin’ the Night Away - Sam Cooke (RCA)                   5
 11. Afrikaan Beat - Bert Kaempfert (Decca)                     10
 12. Shout - Part I - Joey Dee & the Starliters (Roulette)      --
 13. Soul Twist - King Curtis & the Noble Knights (Enjoy)       13
 14. Young World - Rick Nelson (Imperial)                       32
*15. Midnight In Moscow - Kenny Ball (Kapp)                      6
*16. Don’t Break the Heart that Loves You - Connie Francis (MGM) 8
 17. Stranger On the Shore - Mr. Acker Bilk (Atco)              20
 18. I’ve Got Bonnie - Bobby Rydell (Cameo)                     16
 19. Let Me In - The Sensations (Argo)                           7
 20. Love Me Warm and Tender - Paul Anka (RCA)                  22
 21. When My Little Girl is Smiling - The Drifters (Atlantic)   31
 22. Uptown - The Crystals (Philles)                            37
 23. Dream Baby (How Long Must I Dream) - Roy Orbison (Monument) 9
 24. Hey, Let’s Twist - Joey Dee & the Starliters (Roulette)    23
 25. Something’s Got a Hold On Me - Etta James (Argo)           18
 26. Come Back Silly Girl - The Lettermen (Capitol)             27
 27. Dear One - Larry Finnegan (Old Town)                       36
 28. Lollipops and Roses - Jack Jones (Kapp)                    28
 29. Lover Please - Clyde McPhatter (Mercury)                   33
 30. Please Don’t Ask About Barbara - Bobby Vee (Liberty)       --
*31. Caterina - Perry Como (RCA)                                --
 32. Our Anniversary - Shep & the Limelites (Hull)              17
 33. Where Have All the Flowers Gone -                            
                                    The Kingston Trio (Capitol) 29
 34. The Twist - Chubby Checker (Parkway)                       26
*35. Ev’rybody’s Twistin’ - Frank Sinatra (Reprise)             40
*36. Funny Way of Laughin’ - Burl Ives (Decca)            Pick Hit
 37. What’s So Good About Goodbye - The Miracles (Tamla)        19
 38. Do the New Continental - The Dovells (Parkway)             25
*39. Johnny Jingo - Hayley Mills (Buena Vista)                  30
 40. Cry Baby Cry - The Angels (Caprice)                        34
     
Radio 77 Pick Hit:
     Count Every Star - Linda Scott (Canadian-American)           

*denotes former Radio 77 Pick Hit
 
 

NOTES: This is a text-only music 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. Some formatting may have been done to allow survey to display properly on the blog.

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