KAFY 550 AM
BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA

Week: 12/30/61
Format: T40
                        RADIO-ACTIVE KAFY       
                           FABULOUS 55
               BAKERSFIELD OFFICIAL TOP TUNE SURVEY
               DECEMBER 30, 1961 - JANUARY 5, 1962
    1. The Twist - Chubby Checker                                  5
    2. Multiplication - Bobby Darin                                7
    3. The Lion Sleeps Tonight - The Tokens                        1
    4. I Know - Barbara George                                     2
    5. The Wanderer - Dion                                         3
    6. Leave Me Alone - Kampus Kids                               12
    7. If You Got To Make A Fool Of Somebody - James Ray          11
    8. Rock-A-Hula/Can't Help Falling In Love - Elvis Presley      6
    9. Peppermint Twist - Joey Dee                                13
   10. Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen - Neil Sedaka                  4
   11. Baby It's You - The Shirrells                              22
   12. Dear Ivan - Jimmy Dean                                     23
   13. Gypsy Woman - The Impressions                               9
   14. Run To Him - Bobby Vee                                      8
   15. When I Fall In Love - The Lettermen                        10
   16. Hey Little Girl - Del Shannon                              16
   17. Walk With Him - John Wayne                                 19
   18. A Little Bitty Tear - Burl Ives                            21
   19. Tuff - Ace Cannon                                          29
   20. Most Of All/I'm Gonna Love Him - The 4 Cal-Quettes         30
   21. Moments To Remember - Jennell Hawkins                      28
   22. King Of Kings - Felix Slatkin                              27
   23. Let's Go Trippin' - Dick Dale                              14
   24. Unchain My Heart/But On The Other Hand Baby - Ray Charles  17
   25. Walk On By - Leroy Van Dyke                                15
   26. Boo Hoo Hoo/You Got Love - The Sa-Shays                    25
   27. Small Sad Sam - Phil McLean                                34
   28. And Then Came Love - Ed Townsend                           38
   29. Where Have All The Flowers Gone - Kingston Trio            39
   30. Jambalaya/I Hear You Knocking - Fats Domino                26
   31. Let's Twist Again - Chubby Checker                         31
   32. Norman - Sue Thompson                                      33
   33. Do-Re-Me - Lee Dorsey                                      37
   34. There's No Other - The Crystals                            40
   35. Cotton Fields - The Highwaymen                             --
   36. Surfer's Stomp - The Mar-Kets                              --
   37. Unsquare Dance - Dave Brubeck Quartet                      35
   38. Letter Full Of Tears - Gladys Knight                       --
   39. Bye Bye Baby - Bob Conrad                                  --
   40. Lizzie Bordon - Chad Mitchell Trio                         --

       PICK HIT OF THE WEEK   
    1. Chip Chip - Gene McDaniels            

       BONUS PICK HIT OF THE WEEK   
       After You've Gone - Frankie Avalon

       WAX TO WATCH
    2. Break It To Me Gently/So Deep - Brenda Lee       
    3. Teen Queen Of The Week - Freddy Cannon               
    4. Nite Owl - Dukays                         
    5. Chattanooga Choo Choo - Floyd Cramer              
    6. It's Stompin' Time - Don Julian   
    7. For All We Know - The Caslons          
    8. The Mighty Battle Cry - Wilma Lee & Stoney Cooper
    9. There'll Be No Next Time - Jackie Wilson  
   10. Do The Surfer Stomp - Bruce Johnston               
   11. Unconditional Surrender - The Chuck-A-Lucks

       SPOTLIGHT ALBUMS
    1. White Gardenia - Johnny Griffin With Strings & Brass      
    2. Linger While With Vic Damone - Vic Damone
    3. Johnny Tillotson's Best - Johnny Tillotson
    4. The Chordettes Sing Never On Sunday And Other Songs - 
                                                  The Chordettes

       THE SWINGIN' KAFY DJ'S
       Al Anthony
       John Knight
       Ron Bain
       Buzz Williamson
       Dennis Clay


 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. 

Contributed by: Gary Pfeifer (Saturday, December 29, 2012)




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