OLD-CHARTS

Charts 1950 - 1959

1956 UK & USA CHARTS

 

 

Now available:

The complete UK Charts 1952 - 1959 (381 pages):

The complete USA Charts 1950 - 1959 (752 pages):

Note: All the lists are on the site again!

wk nr 1 UK Top 20 / 30 nr 1 USA Top 100
wk 1 jan 7 Rock around the clock - Bill Haley & Comets Sixteen tons - Tennessee Ernie Ford
wk 2 jan 14 Rock around the clock - Bill Haley & Comets Memories are made of this - Dean Martin
wk 3 jan 21 Sixteen tons - Tennessee Ernie Ford Memories are made of this - Dean Martin
wk 4 jan 28 Sixteen tons - Tennessee Ernie Ford Memories are made of this - Dean Martin
wk 5 febr 4 Sixteen tons - Tennessee Ernie Ford Memories are made of this - Dean Martin
wk 6 febr 11 Sixteen tons - Tennessee Ernie Ford Memories are made of this - Dean Martin
wk 7 febr 18 Memories are made of this - Dean Martin Rock and roll waltz - Kay Starr
wk 8 febr 25 Memories are made of this - Dean Martin Lisbon antigua - Nelson Riddle
wk 9 march 3 Memories are made of this - Dean Martin Lisbon antigua - Nelson Riddle
wk 10 march 10 Memories are made of this - Dean Martin Lisbon antigua - Nelson Riddle
wk 11 march 17 It's almost tomorrow - Dreamweavers Lisbon antigua - Nelson Riddle
wk 12 march 24 It's almost tomorrow - Dreamweavers The poor people of Paris - Les Baxter
wk 13 march 31 Rock and roll waltz - Kay Starr The poor people of Paris - Les Baxter
wk 14 april 7 It's almost tomorrow - Dreamweavers The poor people of Paris - Les Baxter
wk 15 april 14 The poor people of Paris - Winifred Attwell (Top 30) The poor people of Paris - Les Baxter
wk 16 april 21 The poor people of Paris - Winifred Attwell The poor people of Paris - Les Baxter
wk 17 april 28 The poor people of Paris - Winifred Attwell The poor people of Paris - Les Baxter
wk 18 may 5 No other love - Ronnie Hilton Heartbreak Hotel - Elvis Presley
wk 19 may 12 No other love - Ronnie Hilton Heartbreak Hotel - Elvis Presley
wk 20 may 19 No other love - Ronnie Hilton Heartbreak Hotel - Elvis Presley
wk 21 may 26 No other love - Ronnie Hilton Heartbreak Hotel - Elvis Presley
wk 22 june 2 No other love - Ronnie Hilton Heartbreak Hotel - Elvis Presley
wk 23 june 9 No other love - Ronnie Hilton Heartbreak Hotel - Elvis Presley
wk 24 june 16 I'll be home - Pat Boone Heartbreak Hotel - Elvis Presley
wk 25 june 23 I'll be home - Pat Boone The wayward wind - Gogi Grant
wk 26 june 30 I'll be home - Pat Boone The wayward wind - Gogi Grant
wk 27 july 7 I'll be home - Pat Boone The wayward wind - Gogi Grant
wk 28 july 14 I'll be home - Pat Boone The wayward wind - Gogi Grant
wk 29 july 21 Why do fools fall in love - Frankie Lymon & Teenagers The wayward wind - Gogi Grant
wk 30 july 28 Why do fools fall in love - Frankie Lymon & Teenagers The wayward wind - Gogi Grant
wk 31 aug 4 Why do fools fall in love - Frankie Lymon & Teenagers I almost lost my mind - Pat Boone
wk 32 aug 11 Whatever will be will be (Que sera sera) - Doris Day I almost lost my mind - Pat Boone
wk 33 aug 18 Whatever will be will be (Que sera sera) - Doris Day My prayer - Platters
wk 34 aug 25 Whatever will be will be (Que sera sera) - Doris Day My prayer - Platters
wk 35 sept 1 Whatever will be will be (Que sera sera) - Doris Day My prayer - Platters
wk 36 sept 8 Whatever will be will be (Que sera sera) - Doris Day My prayer - Platters
wk 37 sept 15 Whatever will be will be (Que sera sera) - Doris Day Don't be cruel / Hound dog - Elvis Presley
wk 38 sept 22 Lay down your arms - Anne Shelton Don't be cruel / Hound dog - Elvis Presley
wk 39 sept 29 Lay down your arms - Anne Shelton Don't be cruel / Hound dog - Elvis Presley
wk 40 oct 6 Lay down your arms - Anne Shelton Don't be cruel / Hound dog - Elvis Presley
wk 41 oct 13 Lay down your arms - Anne Shelton Don't be cruel / Hound dog - Elvis Presley
wk 42 oct 20 A woman in love - Frankie Laine Don't be cruel / Hound dog - Elvis Presley
wk 43 oct 27 A woman in love - Frankie Laine Don't be cruel / Hound dog - Elvis Presley
wk 44 nov 3 A woman in love - Frankie Laine Green door - Jim Lowe
wk 45 nov 10 A woman in love - Frankie Laine Green door - Jim Lowe
wk 46 nov 17 Just walking in the rain - Johnnie Ray Green door - Jim Lowe
wk 47 nov 24 Just walking in the rain - Johnnie Ray Love me tender - Elvis Presley
wk 48 dec 1 Just walking in the rain - Johnnie Ray Love me tender - Elvis Presley
wk 49 dec 8 Just walking in the rain - Johnnie Ray Singing the blues - Guy Mitchell
wk 50 dec 15 Just walking in the rain - Johnnie Ray Singing the blues - Guy Mitchell
wk 51 dec 22 Just walking in the rain - Johnnie Ray Singing the blues - Guy Mitchell
wk 52 dec 29 Just walking in the rain - Johnnie Ray Singing the blues - Guy Mitchell

 

YEAR-END UK TOP 150 of 1956 (Singles)                                                                   YEAR-END USA TOP 100 of 1956 (Singles)

 

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1955 1956 1957 1958 1959

 

 

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