WSGN 610 AM
BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA

Week: 12/30/57
Format: T40
                    WSGN 610 - BIRMINGHAM
                        TOP 20 SURVEY 
            WEEK BEGINNING MONDAY DECEMBER 30, 1957
       POP HITS
    1. Julie – Sammy  Salvo                                        
    2. Great Balls Of Fire – Jerry Lee Lewis                       
    3. I’ll Come Running Back To You – Sam Cooke                   
    4. Sugartime – The McGuire Sisters                             
    5. Say Boss Man – Bo Diddly                                    
    6. Bye Bye Baby – Johnny Otis                                  
    7. You Send Me – Sam Cooke                                     
    8. I Can’t Help It – Margaret Whiting                          
    9. Raunchy – Bill Justis                                       
   10. Oh Boy – The Crickets                                      
   11. Jailhouse Rock – Elvis Presley                             
   12. You Win Again – Jerry Lee Lewis                            
   13. My Special Angel – Bobby Helms                             
   14. Peggy Sue – Buddy Holly                                    
   15. April Love – Pat Boone                                     
   16. Kisses Sweeter Than Wine – Jimmie Rodgers                  
   17. Be-Bop Baby – Rickey Nelson                                
   18. Chances Are – Johnny Mathis                                
   19. Waitin’ In School – Ricky Nelson                           
   20. All The Way – Frank Sinatra                                

       RHYTHM & BLUES
       Say Boss Man – Bo Diddly                                    
       Raunchy – Bill Justis                                       
       You Send Me – Sam Cooke                                     
       For Sentimental Reasons – Sam Cooke
       Great Balls Of Fire – Jerry Lee Lewis                       
       Rock And Cry – Clyde McPhatter
       Oh Boy – The Crickets                                      
       Keep A Knockin’ – Little Richard
       You Can Make It If You Try – Gene Allison
       I Want You To Know – Fats Domino
       Wake Up Little Susie – Everly Brothers
       Desire Me – Sam Cooke
       Swanee River Rock – The Redtops
       I’ll Come Running Back To You – Sam Cooke                   
       When I See You – Fats Domino
       Peggy Sue – Buddy Holly                                    
       Jailhouse Rock – Elvis Presley                             
       Slow Down Little Eva – Roy Brown
       That Reminds Me – Della Reese
       All Of My Life – Billy Eckstine

       COUNTY HITS
       My Special Angel – Bobby Helms
       Story Of My Life – Marty Robbins
       Pass The Biscuits – Gene Sullivan
       Don’t Do It Darling – Webb Pierce
       Anything Your Heart Desires – Billy Walker
       Why Why – Carl Smith
       Give My Love To Rose – Johnny Cash
       Uh Huh Mn – Sonny James
       Moonlight Mountain – Faron Young
       Fraulein – Bobby Helms
       Teenage Dream – Marty Robbins
       Is It Wrong – Warner Mack
       Emotion – Carl Smith
       Lovesick Blues – Sonny James
       My Shoes Keep Walking Back To You – Ray Price
       Love Conquered – Sonny James
       Geisha Girl – Steve Lawrence
       Love Has Finally Come My Way – Faron Young
       Desire Me – Sam Cooke
       When I’m With You – Kitty Wells With Webb Pierce

       COMING UP FAST
       Tell Her You Love Her – Frank Sinatra
       Pretend You Don’t See Her – Jerry Vale
       Yellow Dog Blues – Joe Darensbourg
 
       WSGN’S “BIG SEVEN” PICK AS FUTURE HITS
       TOMMY CHARLES: Witchcraft – Frank Sinatra
       HORACE PUMPHREY: Catch A Falling Star – Perry Como
       DUKE RUMORE: Weary Blues From Waitin’ – Tony Bennett
       JIM LUCAS: The Hour Of Parting – Hilton Jefferson
       JOE KLINNER: Angel Smile – Nay King Cole
       BILL BOLEN: Gee Baby, Ain’t I Good To You – Joe Williams
       NEAL MILLER: I’m Comin’ Home – Sammy Davis, Jr.

       TOP ALBUMS OF THE WEEK
       My Fair Lady – Sound Track
       Warm – Johnny Mathis
       Around The World – Sound Track
       Just One Of Those Things – Nat King Cole
       Pat’s Great Hits – Pat Boone
       Hymns – Tennessee Ernie
     
NOTE: 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. 

       Survey courtesy of Frank Merrill.

Contributed by: Gary Pfeifer (Friday, January 10, 2020)




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