3DB 1030 AM
MELBOURNE, VICTORIA

Week: 12/22/61
Format: T40
3DB - 1030 AM - MELBOURNE, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA
3DB'S AUSTRALIAN TOP 40
DECEMBER 22, 1961
AMERICA
1.  The Lion Sleeps Tonight - Tokens (1)
2.  Please Mr. Postman - Marvelettes (3)
3.  Walk On By - Leroy Van Dyke (5)
4.  Run To Him - Bobby Vee (6)
5.  The Twist - Chubby Checker (7)
6.  Goodbye Cruel World - James Darren (2)
7.  Can't Help Falling In Love - Elvis Presley (21)
8.  Peppermint Twist - Joey Dee & Starliters (10)
9.  Moon River - Jerry Butler/Henry Mancini (8)
10. Let There Be Drums - Sandy Nelson (9)

BRITAIN
1.  Tower Of Strength - Frankie Vaughan
2.  Take Good Care Of My Baby - Bobby Vee
3.  Moon River - Danny Williams
4.  (Marie's The Name) His Latest Flame - Elvis Presley
5.  Midnight In Moscow - Kenny Ball
6.  Big Bad John - Jimmy Dean
7.  Take Five - Dave Brubeck Quartet 
8.  Walking Back To Hapiness - Helen Shapiro
9.  The Time Has Come - Adam Faith
10. I'll Get By - Shirley Bassey  

OUT
Flutter Flutter   
Theme From "Come September"
Crying   
Take Good Care Of My Baby   
You Must Have Been A Beautiful Baby

Survey courtesy of Ray Sinclair 

Contributed by: Lee Tucker (Sunday, July 26, 2020)




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