Music Survey: KFXM San Bernadino, CA “Fabulous 59” Week of April 6-12, 1963

             KFXM - NO. ONE IN SAN BERNADINO AND RIVERSIDE      
                            "FABULOUS 59" 
             THE INLAND EMPIRE'S OFFICIAL TOP TUNE SURVEY
                       APRIL 6 - APRIL 12, 1963

     (Be sure and check out #41 for a very early chart appearance
      by this group.)

   TW                                                             LW
    1. Surfin' U.S.A. - The Beachboys                              1 
    2. Don't Say Nothin'/Softly In The Night - The Cookies         2
    3. Puff - Peter, Paul And Mary                                 4
    4. He's A Bad Boy - Carole King                                6
    5. On Broadway - The Drifters                                  3
    6. Funny Man - Ray Stevens                                     5
    7. The Bounce - The Olympics                                  13
    8. Watermelon Man - Mongo Santasomething                      17 
    9. I Wanna Be Around - Tony Bennett                           11
   10. Twenty Miles - Chubby Checker                              19
   11. C.C. Cinder - The Sunsets                                   7 
   12. He's So Fine - The Chiffons                                 8
   13. Can't Get Used To Losing You - Andy Williams               23
   14. Baby Workout - Jackie Wilson                               28 
   15. From A Jack To A King - Ned Miller                          9
   16. Nancy's Minuet - The Everly Bros.                          22
   17. You're The Reason - Bobby Darin                            10
   18. I Will Follow You - Peggy March                            --
   19. How Can I Forget - Ben E. King                             15
   20. End Of The World - Skeeter Davis                           12
   21. Our Day Will Come - Ruby And Friends                       14
   22. Young Lovers - Paul And Paula                              33
   23. Hot Pastrami - The Dartells                                --
   24. Mecca - Gene Pitney                                        26
   25. Foolish Little Girl - The Shirelles                        27
   26. Tomcat - The Rooftop Singers                               37
   27. Amy - Paul Peterson                                        25
   28. Don't Let Her Be Your Baby - The Contours                  30
   29. In Dreams - Roy Orbison                                    16
   30. Inebriated Surfer/Moon Dawg - The Tornadoes                21
   31. Stingray - The Routers                                     --
   32. You Should Have Been There - The Fleetwoods                34
   33. Ronnie, Call Me - Shelly Fabares                           36
   34. Losing You - Brenda Lee                                    --
   35. Don't Mention My  Name - The Sheppard Sisters              18
   36. Missing On A Mountain - Tommy Dee                          40
   37. Cry On My Shoulder - Johnny Crawford                       --
   38. The Brightest/Don't Set Me Free - Ray Charles              20
   39. Mr. Bassman - Johnny Cymbal                                --
   40. The Reverend Mr. Black - The Kingston Trio                 --

       PICK HIT OF THE WEEK     
       Take All The Kisses - Ann-Margret         

       BONUS PICK HIT OF THE WEEK
       He Was A Friend - Dion And The Greenbriar Boys

       WAX TO WATCH    
   41. Please, Please Me - The Beattles
   42. The Fool - Jamie Coe                 
   43. The Young Years - Floyd Cramer
   44. Rate-A-Date Book - Linda Star
   45. Another Saturday Night - Sam Cooke   
   46. Surf Bunny - Gene Gray           
   47. Going To The Mountain - Don Dukon      
   48. Pick Up The Pieces - Larry Finnegan
   49. Patty Baby - Freddy Cannon         
   50. Malaguena - Jan Davis                 
   51. Marianne - The Entertainers                
   52. Danger - Pvt. Vic Dana   
   53. If You Need Me - Solomon Burke           
   54. You Can't Sit Down - The Dovells         
   55. Swinging On A Star - Dee Irwin                
   56. Peter Cottontail - The Taffys
   57. If You Need Me - Wilson Pickett
   58. Big Boss - Cozy Cole        
   59. Return Of Ambrose - Linda Laurie

       SPOTLIGHT ALBUMS
    1. Surfin' U.S.A. - The Beachboys              
    2. He's In Charge Here - Gerald Gardner
    3. Judy Henske - Judy Henske                 
    4. Boss - The Rumblers
    5. 15 Everly Hits - The Everly Bros.
    6. Surfs Up At Banzai-Pipeline - Various Artists
    7. Baby Workout - Jackie Wilson     
    8. Jazz Meets The Bossa Nova - Paul Winter Sextet
    9. Cotton Field - Arthur Lyman             
   10. Original Hits, Vol. 7 - Various Artists

       "THE SECTION EIGHT" DJ'S
       Steve Jay 
       Lyle Kilgore
       Bill Tanner
       Bob Griffin
       Mark Denis
       Ronnie Gorman
       Andy Thompson


NOTES: This survey has fun with the artist name of the┬áNo. 8 song “Watermelon Man” by Mongo Santamaria. 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 and modifying may have been done to allow survey to display properly on the blog.

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