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  • 01 (01) Elvis Presley - It's Now or Never
    02 (02) Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini
    03 (03) The Ventures - Walk Don't Run
    04 (04) Roy Orbison - Only the Lonely
    05 (---) Chubby Checker - The Twist
    06 (05) Ray Peterson - Tell Laura I Love Her
    07 (06) Everly Brothers - Be Bop A-Lula
    08 (07) The Shadows - Apache
    09 (08) Donnie Brooks - Mission Bell
    10 (09) The Everly Brothers - When Will I Be Loved
    11 (10) Brenda Lee - I'm Sorry
    12 (---) Bobby Vee - Devil Or Angel
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    • 01. (1) Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never
      02. (2) The Shadows - Apache
      03. (4) Duane Eddy - Because They're Young
      04. (6) Johnny Burnette - Dreamin'
      05. (3) Bobby Rydell - Volare
      06. (5) Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polkadot Bikini
      07. (NE) Bobby Vee - Devil Or Angel
      08. (NE) Chubby Checker - The Twist
      09. (7) Elvis Presley - A Mess of Blues
      10. (8) Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely
      11. (9) Cliff Richard & The Shadows - Please Don't Tease
      12. (10) Ray Peterson - Tell Laura I Love Her


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      • 01(03) The Shadows - Apache
        02(01) The Ventures - Walk Don't Run
        03(04) Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never
        04(06) Duane Eddy - Because They're Young
        05(02) Ray Petersen - Tell Laura I Love Her
        06(07) Hank Ballard & The Midnighters - The Twist
        07(05) Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely
        08 (-) Chubby Checker - The Twist
        09(08) Johnny Kidd & The Pirates - Shakin' All Over
        10(11) Johnny Burnette - Dreamin'
        11(10) Dion & The Belmonts - In The Still Of The Night
        12(09) Adam Faith - When Johnny Comes Marching Home

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        • The Shadows - Apache
          Chubby Checker - The Twist
          Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never
          Ventures - Walk Don't Run
          Bobby Rydell - Volare
          Rolf Harris - Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport
          Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini
          Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely
          Johnny Kidd & The Pirates - Shakin' All Over
          Bobby Vee - Devil Or Angel
          Fats Domino - Walking To New Orleans
          The Everly Brothers - When Will I Be Loved

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          • 1.(1) Eddie Cochran - Three Steps To Heaven
            2.(2) Johnny Kidd & The Pirates - Shakin' All Over
            3.(3) Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely
            4.(4) Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never
            5.(5) The Shadows - Apache
            6.(-) Chubby Checker - The Twist
            7.(7) Rolf Harris - Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport
            8.(8) The Ventures - Walk - Don't Run
            9.(9) The Everly Brothers - Be Bop A-Lula
            10.(10) Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini
            11.(11) Bobby Rydell - Volare
            12.(12) Buddy Greco - The Lady Is A Tramp


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            • 1 (1) Rolf Harris - Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport
              2 NEW Chubby Checker - The Twist
              3 (2) The Shadows - Apache
              4 (3) Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never
              5 (4) Johnny Kidd & The Pirates - Shakin' All Over
              6 (5) Buddy Greco - The Lady Is A Tramp
              7 (6) Cliff Richard - Please Don't Tease
              8 (7) Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini
              9 (8) Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely
              10 (9) Buddy Holly - True Love Ways
              11 (10) Eddie Cochran - Three Steps To Heaven
              12 (11) Sam Cooke - Wonderful World
              (12) Tommy Steele - What A Mouth

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              • 1 (-) Chubby Checker - The Twist
                2 (1) Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never
                3 (2) Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini
                4 (3) Sam Cooke - Wonderful World
                5 (4) Rolf Harris - Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport
                6 (5) Fats Domino - Walking To New Orleans
                7 (6) Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely
                8 (7) The Everly Brothers - When I Be Loved
                9 (8) The Everly Brothers - Cathy's Clown
                10 (9) Elvis Presley - Stuck On You
                11 (10) Brenda Lee - Im Sorry
                12 (11) Dion & The Belmonts - When You Wish Upon A Star

                - (12) Johnny Horton - Sink The Bismarck
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                • Elvis holds for a third week over the dance craze hit that hit #1 twice in the USA.
                  Last Week This Week Song Title Weeks On Total Points Peak
                  1 1 Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never 3 67 1
                  NEW 2 Chubby Checker - The Twist 1 55 2
                  2 3 The Shadows - Apache 2 52 2
                  3 4 Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely 9 40 1
                  4 5 Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini 5 38 2
                  5 6 The Ventures - Walk - Don't Run 3 36 4
                  6 7 Rolf Harris - Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport 2 25 6
                  7 8 Johnny Kidd & The Pirates - Shakin' All Over 7 19 5
                  8 9 Sam Cooke - Wonderful World 13 16 1
                  12 10 Duane Eddy - Because They're Young 2 15 10
                  10 11 Ray Peterson - Tell Laura I Love Her 8 12 4
                  NEW 12 Bobby Vee - Devil Or Angel 1 11 12
                  11 13 Eddie Cochran - Three Steps To Heaven 12 11 3
                  9 14 Bobby Rydell - Volare 3 10 7
                  13 15 Connie Francis - Everybody's Somebody's Fool 13 10 3
                  22 16 Johnny Burnette - Dreamin' 2 8 16
                  18 17 The Drifters - This Magic Moment 24 7 1
                  16 18 Hank Ballard & The Midnighters - The Twist 3 6 16
                  23 19 Etta James - All I Could Do Was Cry 14 6 14
                  17 20 The Everly Brothers - Be Bop A-Lula 4 6 9
                  14 21 Fats Domino - Walking To New Orleans 7 6 5
                  20 22 Buddy Greco - The Lady Is A Tramp 4 6 14
                  24 23 Dinah Washington - Baby (You've Got What It Takes) 28 5 14
                  15 24 The Everly Brothers - When Will I Be Loved 10 5 3
                  21 25 Fats Domino - Don't Come Knockin' 6 4 15
                  25 26 Paul Anka - Puppy Love 25 4 2
                  19 27 Cliff Richard - Please Don't Tease 5 4 8
                  30 28 Buddy Holly - Heartbeat (1960) 14 3 5
                  35 29 Marty Robbins - El Paso 39 2 2
                  29 30 Donnie Brooks - Mission Bell 8 2 10
                  32 31 Brenda Lee - I'm Sorry 10 2 5
                  26 32 Elvis Presley - A Mess Of Blues 2 2 26
                  27 33 The Everly Brothers - Cathy's Clown 16 2 1
                  28 34 Hollywood Argyles - Alley-Oop 10 1 9
                  31 35 Ferrante & Telcher - Theme From The Apartment 2 1 31
                  33 36 Adam Faith - When Johnny Comes Marching Home 5 1 20
                  39 37 Dion & The Belmonts - In The Still Of The Night 3 1 31
                  36 38 Buddy Holly - True Love Ways 10 1 5
                  37 39 Elvis Presley - Stuck On You 18 1 1
                  40 40 Dion & The Belmonts - When You Wish Upon A Star 15 1 6
                  38 OUT James Brown - You've Got The Power 6 0 21
                  41 OUT Johnny Horton - Sink The Bismarck 22 0 9
                  34 OUT Tommy Steele - What A Mouth 6 0 14

                  1960 #1s
                  1. Neil Sedaka - Oh! Carol (8 weeks, 2 weeks 1960)
                  2. Percy Faith - The Theme From "A Summer Place" (1 week)
                  3. Bobby Darin - Beyond The Sea (6 weeks)
                  4. The Drifters - This Magic Moment (5 weeks)
                  5. Elvis Presley - Stuck On You (2 weeks)
                  6. The Everly Brothers - Cathy's Clown (3 weeks)
                  7. Sam Cooke - Wonderful World (4 weeks)
                  8. Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely (6 weeks)
                  9. Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never (3 weeks)
                  "And keep reaching for the stars...." Casey Kasem RIP 1932-2014

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                  • Voting List:
                    Code:
                    Adam Faith - When Johnny Comes Marching Home
                    Bobby Rydell - Volare
                    Bobby Vee - Devil Or Angel
                    Brenda Lee - I'm Sorry
                    Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini
                    Buddy Greco - The Lady Is A Tramp
                    Buddy Holly - Heartbeat (1960)
                    Buddy Holly - True Love Ways
                    Chubby Checker - The Twist
                    Cliff Richard - Please Don't Tease
                    Connie Francis - Everybody's Somebody's Fool
                    Dinah Washington - Baby (You've Got What It Takes)
                    Dion & The Belmonts - In The Still Of The Night
                    Dion & The Belmonts - When You Wish Upon A Star
                    Don Gibson - Far, Far Away
                    Donnie Brooks - Mission Bell
                    Duane Eddy - Because They're Young
                    Eddie Cochran - Three Steps To Heaven
                    Elvis Presley - A Mess Of Blues
                    Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never
                    Elvis Presley - Stuck On You
                    Etta & Harvey - If I Can't Have You
                    Etta James - All I Could Do Was Cry
                    Fats Domino - Don't Come Knockin'
                    Fats Domino - Walking To New Orleans
                    Ferrante & Telcher - Theme From The Apartment
                    Hank Ballard & The Midnighters - The Twist
                    Hollywood Argyles - Alley-Oop
                    Jan & Dean - We Go Together
                    Jerry Byrd - Theme From Adventures In Paradise
                    Jerry Wallace - Swingin' Down The Lane
                    Jimmie Rodgers - The Wreck Of The "John B"
                    Joan Regan - Papa Loves Mama
                    Johnny Burnette - Dreamin'
                    Johnny Kidd & The Pirates - Shakin' All Over
                    Johnny Mathis - Starbright
                    Johnny Preston - I'm Starting To Go Steady
                    King Brothers - Mais Oui
                    Marty Robbins - El Paso
                    Max Bygreaves - Consider Yourself
                    Nat "King" Cole - My Love
                    Paul Anka - I Love You In The Same Old Way
                    Paul Anka - Puppy Love
                    Ray Peterson - Tell Laura I Love Her
                    Rolf Harris - Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport
                    Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely
                    Sam Cooke - Wonderful World
                    Staiffi & His Mustafas - Mustafa Cha Cha Cha
                    The Drifters - This Magic Moment
                    The Everly Brothers - Be Bop A-Lula
                    The Everly Brothers - Cathy's Clown
                    The Everly Brothers - When Will I Be Loved
                    The Shadows - Apache
                    The Ventures - Walk - Don't Run
                    New Additions:
                    Code:
                    Brook Benton - Kiddio
                    Conway Twitty - She's Mine
                    Dodie Stevens - No
                    Don Costa - Never On Sunday
                    Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers - Little Bitty Pretty One
                    Johnny Bond - Hot Rod Lincoln
                    Neil Sedaka - Run Samson Run
                    Neil Sedaka - You Mean Everything To Me
                    Paul Evans - The Brigade Of Broken Hearts
                    Shirley Bassey - As Long As He Needs Me
                    Steve Perry - Step By Step
                    Teresa Brewer - Anymore
                    The Ivy Three - Yogi
                    The Statues - Blue Velvet
                    Tommy Sands - The Old Oaken Bucket
                    These can no longer be voted:
                    Code:
                    James Brown - You've Got The Power
                    Tommy Steele - What A Mouth
                    Johnny Horton - Sink The Bismarck
                    Conway Twitty - Is A Blue Bird Blue
                    Freddie Cannon - Happy Shades Of Blue
                    George Formby - Banjo Boy
                    George Formby - Happy Go Lucky Me
                    Hank Thompson - She's Just A Whole Lot Like You
                    Jack Scott - Cool Water
                    Jan & Kjeld - Banjo Boy
                    Jane Morgan - Romantica
                    Jeanne Black - Lisa
                    Jessie Hill - Whip It On Me
                    Jim Reeves - I Know One
                    Jimmy Clanton - Another Sleepless Night
                    Johnny Cash - Honky-Tonk Girl
                    "And keep reaching for the stars...." Casey Kasem RIP 1932-2014

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                    • (1) 1. Chubby Checker - The Twist
                      (2) 2. Ventures - Walk Don't Run
                      (NEW) 3. Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers - Little Bitty Pretty One
                      (3) 4. Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never
                      (4) 5. Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini
                      (NEW) 6. The Ivy Three - Yogi
                      (5) 7. The Shadows - Apache
                      (6) 8. Bobby Vee - Devil Or Angel
                      (7) 9. Fats Domino - Don't Come Knockin'
                      (8) 10. Bobby Rydell - Volare
                      (9) 11. Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely
                      (10) 12. Hollywood Argyles - Alley Oop

                      OUT:
                      11. Ferrante and Teicher - Theme From The Apartment
                      12. Hank Ballard & The Midnighters - The Twist

                      "And keep reaching for the stars...." Casey Kasem RIP 1932-2014

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                      • 01. Connie Francis - Everybody's Somebody's Fool
                        02. Roy Orbison - Only the Lonely
                        03. Sam Cooke - Wonderful World
                        04. The Drifters - This Magic Moment
                        05. Etta James - All I Could Do Was Cry
                        06. Dinah Washington - Baby (You've Got What It Takes)
                        07. Paul Anka - Puppy Love
                        08. Buddy Holly - Heartbeat
                        09. Marty Robbins - El Paso
                        10. Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini
                        11. The Chordettes - Lollipop
                        12. The Drifters - Moonlight Bay
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                        • 01(01) The Shadows - Apache
                          02(02) The Ventures - Walk Don't Run
                          03(03) Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never
                          04(04) Duane Eddy - Because They're Young
                          05(06) Hank Ballard & The Midnighters - The Twist
                          06(08) Chubby Checker - The Twist
                          07(05) Ray Petersen - Tell Laura I Love Her
                          08 (-) Bobby Vee - Devil Or Angel
                          09(07) Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely
                          10(10) Johnny Burnette - Dreamin'
                          11 (-) Frankie Lyman & The Teenagers - Little Bitty Pretty One
                          12 (-) Johnny Bond - Hot Rod Lincoln

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                          • 01 (01) Elvis Presley - It's Now or Never
                            02 (02) Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini
                            03 (03) The Ventures - Walk Don't Run
                            04 (04) Roy Orbison - Only the Lonely
                            05 (05) Chubby Checker - The Twist
                            06 (06) Ray Peterson - Tell Laura I Love Her
                            07 (07) Everly Brothers - Be Bop A-Lula
                            08 (08) The Shadows - Apache
                            09 (09) Donnie Brooks - Mission Bell
                            10 (10) The Everly Brothers - When Will I Be Loved
                            11 (11) Brenda Lee - I'm Sorry
                            12 (12) Bobby Vee - Devil Or Angel
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                            • The Shadows - Apache
                              Chubby Checker - The Twist
                              Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never
                              Ventures - Walk Don't Run
                              Bobby Rydell - Volare
                              Rolf Harris - Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport
                              Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini
                              Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely
                              Johnny Kidd & The Pirates - Shakin' All Over
                              Bobby Vee - Devil Or Angel
                              Fats Domino - Walking To New Orleans
                              The Everly Brothers - When Will I Be Loved

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                              • 1.(1) Eddie Cochran - Three Steps To Heaven
                                2.(2) Johnny Kidd & The Pirates - Shakin' All Over
                                3.(3) Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely
                                4.(4) Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never
                                5.(5) The Shadows - Apache
                                6.(6) Chubby Checker - The Twist
                                7.(7) Rolf Harris - Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport
                                8.(8) The Ventures - Walk - Don't Run
                                9.(9) The Everly Brothers - Be Bop A-Lula
                                10.(10) Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini
                                11.(11) Bobby Rydell - Volare
                                12.(12) Buddy Greco - The Lady Is A Tramp

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                                • 01. (1) Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never
                                  02. (2) The Shadows - Apache
                                  03. (3) Duane Eddy - Because They're Young
                                  04. (4) Johnny Burnette - Dreamin'
                                  05. (7) Bobby Vee - Devil Or Angel
                                  06. (8) Chubby Checker - The Twist
                                  07. (NE) Shirley Bassey - As Long As He Needs Me
                                  08. (5) Bobby Rydell - Volare
                                  09. (6) Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polkadot Bikini
                                  10. (10) Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely
                                  11. (11) Cliff Richard & The Shadows - Please Don't Tease
                                  12. (12) Ray Peterson - Tell Laura I Love Her


                                  Zeus555

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                                  • 1 NEW Shirley Bassey - As Long As He Needs Me
                                    2 (1) Rolf Harris - Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport
                                    3 (2) Chubby Checker - The Twist
                                    4 (3) The Shadows - Apache
                                    5 (4) Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never
                                    6 (5) Johnny Kidd & The Pirates - Shakin' All Over
                                    7 (6) Buddy Greco - The Lady Is A Tramp
                                    8 (7) Cliff Richard - Please Don't Tease
                                    9 (8) Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini
                                    10 (9) Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely
                                    11 (10) Buddy Holly - True Love Ways
                                    12 (11) Eddie Cochran - Three Steps To Heaven
                                    (12) Sam Cooke - Wonderful World

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                                    • Elvis earns a fourth week at #1. No top 10 debuts.
                                      Last Week This Week Song Title Weeks On Total Points Peak
                                      1 1 Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never 4 65 1
                                      2 2 Chubby Checker - The Twist 2 58 2
                                      3 3 The Shadows - Apache 3 49 2
                                      6 4 The Ventures - Walk - Don't Run 4 36 4
                                      5 5 Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini 6 33 2
                                      4 6 Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely 10 29 1
                                      7 7 Rolf Harris - Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport 3 24 6
                                      8 8 Johnny Kidd & The Pirates - Shakin' All Over 8 16 5
                                      9 9 Sam Cooke - Wonderful World 14 15 1
                                      10 10 Duane Eddy - Because They're Young 3 15 10
                                      12 11 Bobby Vee - Devil Or Angel 2 14 11
                                      NEW 12 Shirley Bassey - As Long As He Needs Me 1 14 12
                                      14 13 Bobby Rydell - Volare 4 11 7
                                      13 14 Eddie Cochran - Three Steps To Heaven 13 11 3
                                      15 15 Connie Francis - Everybody's Somebody's Fool 14 10 3
                                      11 16 Ray Peterson - Tell Laura I Love Her 9 10 4
                                      NEW 17 Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers - Little Bitty Pretty One 1 9 17
                                      16 18 Johnny Burnette - Dreamin' 3 8 16
                                      17 19 The Drifters - This Magic Moment 25 7 1
                                      19 20 Etta James - All I Could Do Was Cry 15 6 14
                                      18 21 Hank Ballard & The Midnighters - The Twist 4 6 16
                                      20 22 The Everly Brothers - Be Bop A-Lula 5 6 9
                                      21 23 Fats Domino - Walking To New Orleans 8 6 5
                                      NEW 24 The Ivy Three - Yogi 1 5 24
                                      23 25 Dinah Washington - Baby (You've Got What It Takes) 29 5 14
                                      24 26 The Everly Brothers - When Will I Be Loved 11 5 3
                                      22 27 Buddy Greco - The Lady Is A Tramp 5 5 14
                                      26 28 Paul Anka - Puppy Love 26 4 2
                                      27 29 Cliff Richard - Please Don't Tease 6 4 8
                                      28 30 Buddy Holly - Heartbeat (1960) 15 3 5
                                      25 31 Fats Domino - Don't Come Knockin' 7 2 15
                                      29 32 Marty Robbins - El Paso 40 2 2
                                      30 33 Donnie Brooks - Mission Bell 9 2 10
                                      31 34 Brenda Lee - I'm Sorry 11 2 5
                                      33 35 The Everly Brothers - Cathy's Clown 17 2 1
                                      34 36 Hollywood Argyles - Alley-Oop 11 1 9
                                      NEW 37 Johnny Bond - Hot Rod Lincoln 1 1 37
                                      38 38 Buddy Holly - True Love Ways 11 1 5
                                      39 39 Elvis Presley - Stuck On You 19 1 1
                                      40 40 Dion & The Belmonts - When You Wish Upon A Star 16 1 6
                                      36 OUT Adam Faith - When Johnny Comes Marching Home 6 0 20
                                      37 OUT Dion & The Belmonts - In The Still Of The Night 4 0 31
                                      32 OUT Elvis Presley - A Mess Of Blues 3 0 26
                                      35 OUT Ferrante & Telcher - Theme From The Apartment 3 0 31

                                      1960 #1s
                                      1. Neil Sedaka - Oh! Carol (8 weeks, 2 weeks 1960)
                                      2. Percy Faith - The Theme From "A Summer Place" (1 week)
                                      3. Bobby Darin - Beyond The Sea (6 weeks)
                                      4. The Drifters - This Magic Moment (5 weeks)
                                      5. Elvis Presley - Stuck On You (2 weeks)
                                      6. The Everly Brothers - Cathy's Clown (3 weeks)
                                      7. Sam Cooke - Wonderful World (4 weeks)
                                      8. Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely (6 weeks)
                                      9. Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never (4 weeks)
                                      "And keep reaching for the stars...." Casey Kasem RIP 1932-2014

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                                      • Voting List:
                                        Code:
                                        Bobby Rydell - Volare
                                        Bobby Vee - Devil Or Angel
                                        Brenda Lee - I'm Sorry
                                        Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini
                                        Brook Benton - Kiddio
                                        Buddy Greco - The Lady Is A Tramp
                                        Buddy Holly - Heartbeat (1960)
                                        Buddy Holly - True Love Ways
                                        Chubby Checker - The Twist
                                        Cliff Richard - Please Don't Tease
                                        Connie Francis - Everybody's Somebody's Fool
                                        Conway Twitty - She's Mine
                                        Dinah Washington - Baby (You've Got What It Takes)
                                        Dion & The Belmonts - When You Wish Upon A Star
                                        Dodie Stevens - No
                                        Don Costa - Never On Sunday
                                        Donnie Brooks - Mission Bell
                                        Duane Eddy - Because They're Young
                                        Eddie Cochran - Three Steps To Heaven
                                        Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never
                                        Elvis Presley - Stuck On You
                                        Etta James - All I Could Do Was Cry
                                        Fats Domino - Don't Come Knockin'
                                        Fats Domino - Walking To New Orleans
                                        Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers - Little Bitty Pretty One
                                        Hank Ballard & The Midnighters - The Twist
                                        Hollywood Argyles - Alley-Oop
                                        Johnny Bond - Hot Rod Lincoln
                                        Johnny Burnette - Dreamin'
                                        Johnny Kidd & The Pirates - Shakin' All Over
                                        Marty Robbins - El Paso
                                        Neil Sedaka - Run Samson Run
                                        Neil Sedaka - You Mean Everything To Me
                                        Paul Anka - Puppy Love
                                        Paul Evans - The Brigade Of Broken Hearts
                                        Ray Peterson - Tell Laura I Love Her
                                        Rolf Harris - Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport
                                        Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely
                                        Sam Cooke - Wonderful World
                                        Shirley Bassey - As Long As He Needs Me
                                        Steve Perry - Step By Step
                                        Teresa Brewer - Anymore
                                        The Drifters - This Magic Moment
                                        The Everly Brothers - Be Bop A-Lula
                                        The Everly Brothers - Cathy's Clown
                                        The Everly Brothers - When Will I Be Loved
                                        The Ivy Three - Yogi
                                        The Shadows - Apache
                                        The Statues - Blue Velvet
                                        The Ventures - Walk - Don't Run
                                        Tommy Sands - The Old Oaken Bucket
                                        New Additions:
                                        Code:
                                        Alma Cogan - Train Of Love
                                        Annette - Pineapple Princess
                                        Bobby Freeman - (I Do The) Shimmy Shimmy
                                        Connie Francis - My Heart Has A Mind Of Its Own
                                        Craig Douglas - Oh! What A Day
                                        Dee Clark - You're Looking Good
                                        Ella Fitzgerald - How High The Moon Part 1
                                        Hank Locklin - Please Help Me I'm Falling
                                        James Darren - Because They're Young
                                        Jo Ann Campbell - A Kookie Little Paradise
                                        Johnny Preston - Feel So Fine
                                        Marv Johnson - Ain't Gonna Be That Way
                                        Preston Epps - Bongo Bongo Bongo
                                        Rusty Draper - Mule Skinner Blues
                                        Sam Cooke - Chain Gang
                                        The Innocents - Honest I Do
                                        The McGuire Sisters - The Last Dance
                                        The Tree Swingers - Kookie Little Paradise
                                        ​​​​​​These can no longer be voted:
                                        Code:
                                        Elvis Presley - A Mess Of Blues
                                        Ferrante & Telcher - Theme From The Apartment
                                        Dion & The Belmonts - In The Still Of The Night
                                        Adam Faith - When Johnny Comes Marching Home
                                        Don Gibson - Far, Far Away
                                        Etta & Harvey - If I Can't Have You
                                        Jan & Dean - We Go Together
                                        Jerry Byrd - Theme From Adventures In Paradise
                                        Jerry Wallace - Swingin' Down The Lane
                                        Jimmie Rodgers - The Wreck Of The "John B"
                                        Joan Regan - Papa Loves Mama
                                        Johnny Mathis - Starbright
                                        Johnny Preston - I'm Starting To Go Steady
                                        King Brothers - Mais Oui
                                        Max Bygreaves - Consider Yourself
                                        Nat "King" Cole - My Love
                                        Paul Anka - I Love You In The Same Old Way
                                        Staiffi & His Mustafas - Mustafa Cha Cha Cha
                                        "And keep reaching for the stars...." Casey Kasem RIP 1932-2014

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                                        • (NEW) 1. Sam Cooke - Chain Gang
                                          (1) 2. Chubby Checker - The Twist
                                          (2) 3. Ventures - Walk Don't Run
                                          (3) 4. Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers - Little Bitty Pretty One
                                          (4) 5. Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never
                                          (5) 6. Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini
                                          (6) 7. The Ivy Three - Yogi
                                          (7) 8. The Shadows - Apache
                                          (8) 9. Bobby Vee - Devil Or Angel
                                          (9) 10. Fats Domino - Don't Come Knockin'
                                          (10) 11. Bobby Rydell - Volare
                                          (11) 12. Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely

                                          OUT:
                                          12. Hollywood Argyles - Alley Oop
                                          "And keep reaching for the stars...." Casey Kasem RIP 1932-2014

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                                          • 01 (01) Elvis Presley - It's Now or Never
                                            02 (---) Sam Cooke - Chain Gang
                                            03 (02) Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini
                                            04 (03) The Ventures - Walk Don't Run
                                            05 (04) Roy Orbison - Only the Lonely
                                            06 (05) Chubby Checker - The Twist
                                            07 (06) Ray Peterson - Tell Laura I Love Her
                                            08 (07) Everly Brothers - Be Bop A-Lula
                                            09 (08) The Shadows - Apache
                                            10 (---) Connie Francis - My Heart Has A Mind Of Its Own
                                            11 (09) Donnie Brooks - Mission Bell
                                            12 (10) The Everly Brothers - When Will I Be Loved
                                            My YouTube Channel - The best songs of the 80s, 90s and 2000s

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                                            • 01(01) The Shadows - Apache
                                              02(02) The Ventures - Walk Don't Run
                                              03(03) Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never
                                              04(04) Duane Eddy - Because They're Young
                                              05 (-) Sam Cooke - Chain Gang
                                              06(06) Chubby Checker - The Twist
                                              07(05) Hank Ballard & The Midnighters - The Twist
                                              08(08) Bobby Vee - Devil Or Angel
                                              09(07) Ray Petersen - Tell Laura I Love Her
                                              10 (-) Marv Johnson - Ain't Gonna Be That Way
                                              11(09) Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely
                                              12(10) Johnny Burnette - Dreamn'

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                                              • 1.(2) Johnny Kidd & The Pirates - Shakin' All Over
                                                2.(3) Roy Orbison - Only The Lonely
                                                3.(4) Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never
                                                4.(5) The Shadows - Apache
                                                5.(6) Chubby Checker - The Twist
                                                6.(7) Rolf Harris - Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport
                                                7.(-) Sam Cooke - Chain Gang
                                                8.(8) The Ventures - Walk - Don't Run
                                                9.(9) The Everly Brothers - Be Bop A-Lula
                                                10.(10) Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini
                                                11.(11) Bobby Rydell - Volare
                                                12.(12) Buddy Greco - The Lady Is A Tramp

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                                                • 01. Connie Francis - Everybody's Somebody's Fool
                                                  02. Roy Orbison - Only the Lonely
                                                  03. Sam Cooke - Wonderful World
                                                  04. The Drifters - This Magic Moment
                                                  05. Etta James - All I Could Do Was Cry
                                                  06. Dinah Washington - Baby (You've Got What It Takes)
                                                  07. Paul Anka - Puppy Love
                                                  08. Buddy Holly - Heartbeat
                                                  09. Marty Robbins - El Paso
                                                  10. Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini
                                                  11. The Chordettes - Lollipop
                                                  12. The Drifters - Moonlight Bay
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                                                  • Since the US Hot 100 began, in August 1958, there have been 1,106 No.1 hits.
                                                    The latest being, 'Cardigan' by Taylor Swift. 'The Twist' by Chubby Checker, is
                                                    the only Single, to reach No.1, in 2 Chart 'Runs' there. It was a 1 Week No.1 in
                                                    1960 and a 2 Week No.1 in 1962. In the UK, 'The Twist' was not a big Hit - at
                                                    first. No.44 in 1960 and No.14 in 1962. We preferred 'Let's Twist Again', which
                                                    was No.2, (2 Weeks), in 1961. It was also, a 3 Week No.5 UK Hit, in 1975. At
                                                    that time, it was a Double 'A' Side, with 'The Twist'. So that Hit, took until 1975,
                                                    to become a Top 5 UK Hit. In the US Hot 100 , 'Let's Twist Again' was not one
                                                    of his biggest Hits - No.8, in 1961. in 1988, he joined The Fat Boys, to remake
                                                    'The Twist'. The 1988 version, was a 2 Week No.2 Hit, in the UK and a No.16
                                                    Hit, in the USA Hot 100...

                                                    01. (1) Elvis Presley - It's Now Or Never
                                                    02. (2) The Shadows - Apache
                                                    03. (NE) Sam Cooke - Chain Gang
                                                    04. (7) Shirley Bassey - As Long As He Needs Me
                                                    05. (3) Duane Eddy - Because They're Young
                                                    06. (6) Chubby Checker - The Twist
                                                    07. (NE) Connie Francis - My Heart Has A Mind Of Its Own
                                                    08. (4) Johnny Burnette - Dreamin'
                                                    09. (5) Bobby Vee - Devil Or Angel
                                                    10. (NE) Ella Fitzgerald - How High The Moon Part 1
                                                    11. (8) Bobby Rydell - Volare
                                                    12. (9) Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polkadot Bikini


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