AMERICAN TOP 40- THE 1960’S- WEEK OF MARCH 19, 1961

American Top 40- The 1960’s- Week of March 19, 1961. Not a great week but there is a lot of diversity in this Top 40.

1 1 PONY TIME –•– Chubby Checker (Parkway)-8 (3 weeks at #1) (1) C
2 2 SURRENDER –•– Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)-4 (2) A-
3 3 WHEELS –•– The String-A-Longs (Warwick)-10 (3) B
4 4 DON’T WORRY –•– Marty Robbins (Columbia)-7 (4) B
5 5 WHERE THE BOYS ARE –•– Connie Francis (MGM)-9 (5) C
6 7 BABY SITTIN’ BOOGIE –•– Buzz Clifford (Columbia)-10 (6) D
7 8 DEDICATED TO THE ONE I LOVE –•– The Shirelles (Scepter)-12 (6) A
8 6 CALCUTTA –•– Lawrence Welk and His Orchestra (Dot)-14 (1) C
9 10 EBONY EYES –•– The Everly Brothers (Warner Brothers)-7 (9) A+
10 13 SPANISH HARLEM –•– Ben E. King (Atco)-11 (10) A+

11 15 APACHE –•– Jørgen Ingmann and His Guitar (Atco)-8 (11) A
12 11 GOOD TIME BABY –•– Bobby Rydell (Cameo)-8 (11) C
13 17 WALK RIGHT BACK –•– The Everly Brothers (Warner Brothers)-6 (13) A+
14 9 THERE’S A MOON OUT TONIGHT –•– The Capris (Old Town)-11 (3) C
15 22 GEE WHIZ (Look At His Eyes) –•– Carla Thomas (Atlantic)-7 (15) A
16 12 YOU CAN HAVE HER –•– Roy Hamilton (Epic)-7 (12) B
17 21 LITTLE BOY SAD –•– Johnny Burnette (Liberty)-6 (17) B+
18 16 WILL YOU LOVE ME TOMORROW –•– The Shirelles (Scepter)-17 (1) A+
19 18 EXODUS –•– Ferrante and Teicher (United Artists)-18 (2) B
20 23 THINK TWICE –•– Brook Benton (Mercury)-5 (20) B

21 26 HEARTS OF STONE –•– Bill Black’s Combo (Hi)-4 (21) B
22 35 PLEASE LOVE ME FOREVER –•– Cathy Jean and the Roommates (Valmor)-3 (22) C
23 14 SHOP AROUND –•– The Miracles (Featuring Bill “Smokey” Robinson) (Tamla)-14 (2) A
24 51 ON THE REBOUND –•– Floyd Cramer (RCA Victor)-2 (24) C
25 31 LAZY RIVER –•– Bobby Darin (Atco)-6 (25) A-
26 19 CALENDAR GIRL –•– Neil Sedaka (RCA Victor)-13 (4) B
27 30 UTOPIA –•– Frank Gari (Crusade)-13 (27) C
28 37 WHEELS –•– Billy Vaughn and His Orchestra (Dot)-6 (28) C
29 27 WHAT A PRICE –•– Fats Domino (Imperial)-8 (22) B
30 20 WINGS OF A DOVE –•– Ferlin Husky (Capitol)-16 (12) A+

31 29 RAM-BUNK-SHUSH –•– The Ventures (Dolton)-8 (29) B
32 32 HAPPY BIRTHDAY BLUES –•– Kathy Young and the Innocents (Indigo)-4 (32) C
33 34 STAYIN’ IN –•– Bobby Vee (Liberty)-5 (33) B-
34 24 EMOTIONS –•– Brenda Lee (Decca)-11 (7) C
35 44 LONELY MAN –•– Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)-3 (35) B
36 39 ASIA MINOR –•– Kokomo (Felsted)-4 (36) C
37 43 AIN’T THAT JUST LIKE A WOMAN –•– Fats Domino (Imperial)-8 (33) B
38 36 YOUR FRIENDS –•– Dee Clark (Vee-Jay)-6 (36) C
39 49 THE WATUSI –•– The Vibrations (Checker)-4 (39) C
40 47 I DON’T WANT TO CRY –•– Chuck Jackson (Wand)-4 (40) B

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