KOMA Fabulous Forty Survey For April 8, 1959 40 Tell Him No--Travis and Bob 39 There Must Be A Reason/I Want You So Bad--James Brown 38 Six Nights A Week--Crests 37 -- Come To Me--Marv Johnson 36 -- Hold Me Close--Wade Flemmons 35 -- Alvin's Harmonica--David Seville and the Chipmunks 34 I Told Myself A Lie--Clyde McPhatter 33 I Miss You So--Paul Anka 32 What Makes You So Tough?--Teddy Humphries 31 Everybody Likes To Cha-Cha-Cha--Sam Cooke 30 Haunted House--Jerry Fuller 29 Kansas City--Rocky Olson/Hank Ballard 28 Let's Get It On--Herschel Almond 27 No Other Arms, No Other Lips--Chordettes/Four Aces 26 Time After Time/French Foreign Legion--Frank Sinatra 25 Springtime In Alaska--Johnny Horton 24 The Children's Marching Song--Mitch Miller/Cyril Stapleton 23 Only You--Frank Purcell And His Orchestra 22 White Lightning--George Jones 21 The Three Stars--Tommy Dee 20 Turn Me Loose--Fabian 19 Tragedy--Thomas Wayne 18 Mathilda--Cookie and the Cupcakes 17 Guitar Boogie Shuffle--The Virtues 16 Tijuana Jail--Kingston Trio 15 It's Late/Never Be Anyone Else But You--Ricky Nelson 14 Happy Organ--Dave "Baby" Cortez 13 For A Penny--Pat Boone 12 Please, Mr. Sun/Morning Side Of The Mountain-- Tommy Edwards 11 Someone--Johnny Mathis 10 This Should Go On Forever--Rod Bernard 9 That's Why I Love You So--Jackie Wilson 8 It Doesn't Matter Anymore--Buddy Holly 7 Pipe Dreams--Jimmy Beck 6 Venus--Frankie Avalon 5 Since I Don't Have You--Skyliners 4 It's Just A Matter Of Time/Hurtin' Inside--Brook Benton 3 Now And Then There's A Fool Such As I/i Need Your Love Tonight--Elvis Presley 2 Come Softly To Me--Fleetwoods 1 Pink Shoelaces--Dodie Stevens KOMA Klimbers: Almost Grown--Chuck Berry Teardrops On Your Letter--Hank Ballard and the Midnighters Your Cheating Heart--Billy Vaughn Angels In The Sky--Dick Glasser Telephone Baby--Johnny Otis and Marcie Lee Poor Jenny/Take A Message To Mary--Everly Brothers You, Dreamer, You--Johnny Cash Bonaparte's Retreat--Billy Grammer Pick Hit Of The Week: Meet Me Tonight In Dreamland--Four Lads [As counted down by Larry Neal on KOMA, April 8, 2000] Notes: Pick Hit by the Four Lads was the flip side of Fountain Of Youth. On the Klimbers list: You, Dreamer, You by Johnny Cash was the flip side of Frankie And Johnny. Telephone Baby was the flip of Castin' My Spell. None of the previous week's numbers were available.
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.