WROK 1440 AM
ROCKFORD, ILLINOIS

Week: 01/17/59
Format: T40
                    WROK 1440 - ROCKFORD        
              ROCKFORD’S AUTHENTIC AND ORIGINAL 
                     14-40 MUSIC SURVEY
                 WROK TOP 40 HITS OF TODAY
                 EFFECTIVE JANUARY 17, 1959  
   TW                                                             LW
    1. Stagger Lee – Lloyd Price                                   5
    2. Smoke Gets In Your Eyes – The Platters                      3
    3. 16 Candles – The Crests                                     7
    4. My Happiness – Connie Francis                               2
    5. The Chipmunk Song – David Seville & The Chipmunks           1
    6. Goodbye Baby – Jack Scott                                   8
    7. Peter Gunn – Ray Anthony                                    9
    8. The All American Boy – Bill Parsons                        19
    9. Donna – Ritchie Valens                                     25
   10. The Hawaiian Wedding Song – Andy Williams                  18
   11. Little Space Girl – Jessie Lee Turner                      20
   12. Tom Dooley – The Kingston Trio                              4
   13. Lucky Lady Bug – Billy And Lillie                          14
   14. The Children’s Marching Song – Cyril Stapleton             27
   15. Whole Lotta Lovin’ – Fats Domino                            6
   16. Lonely Teardrops – Jackie Wilson                           16
   17. The Little Drummer Boy – Harry Simeone                     13
   18. Gotta Travel On – Billy Grammer                            21
   19. Lonesome Town – Ricky Nelson                               12
   20. C’mon Everybody – Eddie Cochran                            11
   21. Manhattan Spiritual – Reg Owen                             31
   22. A Lover’s Question – Clyde McPhatter                       17
   23. Teasin’ – The Quaker City Boys                             28
   24. I Got A Wife – Mark IV                                     --
   25. I Got Stung – Elvis Presley                                10
   26. I Am A Man – Fabian                                        32
   27. Peek A Boo – The Cadillacs                                 23
   28. My Heart Sings – Paul Anka                                 34
   29. I’ll Remember Tonight – Pat Boone                          35
   30. Fake Out – Frankie Sardo                                   39
   31. With The Wind And The Rain In Your Hair – Pat Boone        --
   32. Beep Beep – The Playmates                                  24
   33. Blue Hawaii – Billy Vaughn                                 --
   34. Problems – Everly Bros.                                    15
   35. Tall Paul – Annette & The After Beats                      --
   36. To Know Him Is To Love Him – The Teddy Bears               26
   37. Don’t Take Your Gun To Town – Johnny Cash                  --
   38. Bimbombay – Jimmie Rodgers                                 22
   39. I’ll Wait For You – Frankie Avalon                         40
   40. That Old Black Magic – L. Prima And Keely Smith            33

       ‘ROK PICKS
    1. The Store Of My Love – Conway Twitty
    2. Rasberries, Strawberries – Kingston Trio
    3. Trust In Me – The Foster Bros.
    4. Petite Fleur – Chris Barber

       WROK TOP 14 LP’S
    1. More Sing Along With Mitch – Mitch Miller                   1
    2. Sing Along With Mitch – Mitch Miller                        2
    3. Ricky Sings Again – Ricky Nelson                            5
    4. Flower Drum Song – Original Cast                           12
    5. Music Man – Original Cast                                   3
    6. My Fair Lady – Original Cast                                4
    7. Johnny’s Greatest Hits – Johnny Mathis                      6
    8. Johnny Cash – Johnny Cash                                  11
    9. Only The Lonely – Frank Sinatra                             8
   10. Near You – Roger Williams                                  --
   11. King Creole – Elvis Presley                                 7
   12. Concert In Rhythm – Ray Conniff                            10
   13. Kingston Trio – Kingston Trio                              13
   14. Nearer The Cross – Tennessee Ernie Ford                    14

       ‘ROK PICK LP’S
    1. Continental Encore – Mantovani
    2. Open Fire, Two Guitars – Johnny Mathis

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 (Monday, January 21, 2019)




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