C K W X
O F F I C I A L
S U R V E Y

The Fabulous Forty

Week of
Dec. 9 - 16, 1961

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4
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19
9

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29
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31
14
27
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33
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HP
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BACK
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37
23
20
HP
BACK
HP

TITLE
THE LION SLEEPS TONIGHT
WALKING WITH MY ANGEL /
      RUN TO HIM
THE TWIST
HEY LITTLE GIRL
HAPPY BIRTHDAY SWEET SIXTEEN
GYPSY ROVER / COTTON FIELDS
THE WANDERER / THE MAJESTIC
BLUE HAWAII (Album) / CAN'T HELP
      FALLING IN LOVE
DREAMY EYES
PLEASE MR. POSTMAN

PEPPERMINT TWIST
JOHNNY WILL
FLYING BLUE ANGELS
O SOLE MIO
SUNDAY KIND OF LOVE
STEPS 1 & 2
BYE BYE BABY
IN THE MIDDLE OF A HEARTACHE
LONESOME NUMBER 1
MOON RIVER
MOON RIVER
TOWN WITHOUT PITY
GOODBYE CRUEL WORLD
COMANCHEROS
LANGUAGE OF LOVE
TONIGHT
TONIGHT
TELL HER BYE
CRAZY
WALTZ YOU SAVE FOR ME
WEEKEND
WHEN THE BOY IN YOU ARMS /
      BABY'S FIRST CHRISTMAS
WHEN I FALL IN LOVE
THE AVENGER
I DON'T KNOW WHY
JINGLE BELL ROCK
JINGLE BELL ROCK
IT WILL STAND
WALK ON BY
GOD, COUNTRY & MY BABY
ROCKIN' AROUND THE CHRISTMAS TREE
HITCHHIKER
A LITTLE BITTY TEAR

ARTIST                   LABEL
Tokens ---- RCA

Bobby Vee ---- Liberty
Chubby Checker ---- Parkway
Del Shannon ---- Quality
Neil Sedaka ---- RCA
Highwaymen ---- U.A.
Dion ---- Reo

Elvis Presley ---- RCA
Johnny Tillotson ---- Cadence
Marvelettes ---- London

Joey Dee ---- Roulette
Pat Boone ---- Dot
George, Johnny & Pilots--Zirkon
Robertino ---- Kapp
Jan & Dean ---- Liberty
Jack Scott ---- Capitol
Bob Conrad ---- Warner Bros.
Wanda Jackson ---- Capitol
Don Gibson ---- RCA
Henry Mancini ---- RCA
Jerry Butler ---- Reo
Gene Pitney ---- Apex
James Darren ---- Col-Pix
Claude King ---- Columbia
John D. Loudermilk ---- RCA
Ferrante & Teicher ---- U.A.
Eddie Fisher ---- Quality
Bonnie Guitar ---- RCA
Patsy Cline ---- Decca
Ferlin Husky ---- Decca
Eddie Cochrane ---- Liberty

Connie Francis ---- MGM
Lettermen ---- Capitol
Duane Eddy ---- London
Linda Scott ---- Can-Amer
B. Rydell / C. Checker ---- Barry
Bobby Helms ---- Decca
The Showmen ---- London
Leroy Van Dyke ---- Mercury
Johnny Burnette ---- Liberty
Brenda Lee ---- Decca
Bobby Curtola ---- Tartan
Burl Ives ---- Decca


TOP OF THE "HOT PROSPECTS"

   

MY BOOMERANG WON'T COME BACK
MULTIPLICATION / IRRESISTIBLE YOU
LOVE IS THE SWEETEST THING
WALKIN' BACK TO HAPPINESS
SANTA & THE TOUCHABLES
HAPPY JOSE
NORMAN
REVENGE
SIX WHITE BOOMERS
HENRY SHULTZ'S HEART
LOVELAND

Charlie Drake ---- U.A.
Bobby Darin ---- Atco
Saverio Saridis ---- Warner Bros.
Helen Shapiro ---- Capitol
Dickie Goodman ---- Arc
Jack Ross ---- Dot
Sue Thompson ---- London
Brook Benton ---- Mercury
Rolfe Harris ---- 20th Fox
Ginny Angel ---- RCA
Paul Anka ---- Sparton

LW --- Last Week                                TW --- This Week                             HP --- Hot Prospect


Notes:
-Number 17. "Bye Bye Baby" by Robert Conrad of TV's "Hawaiian Eye", "Wild Wild West", "Black Sheep Squadron".
-Number 29. Should be Cochran not Cochrane.


Link to C-FUN survey for same week.



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