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Charts 1950 - 1959

1953 UK & USA CHARTS

 

 

 

                                

YEAR-END UK TOP 92 of 1953 (Singles)

Based on point-system NME Charts (nr. 1 50 points, nr. 2 49 etc)

  YEAR-END CHARTS 1953 NME UK TOP 10/12    
nr title artist pnts wks hp
1 I believe Frankie Laine 1735 36 1
2 Limelight Frank Chacksfield 1126 24 2
3 Moulin Rouge Mantovani 1053 23 1
4 Limelight Ron Goodwin 990 23 3
5 Walking behind you Eddie Fisher 825 18 1
6 Pretend Nat King Cole 822 18 2
7 Outside of heaven Eddie Fisher 786 17 1
8 Hold me thrill me kiss me Muriel Smith 770 17 3
9 Because you're mine Mario Lanza 765 17 3
10 Don't let the stars Perry Como 709 15 1
11 She wears red feathers Guy Mitchell 707 15 1
12 Tell me a story Frankie Laine & J. Boyd 674 16 5
14 Look at that girl Guy Mitchell 664 14 1
13 Downhearted Eddie Fisher 658 15 3
15 Let's walk that-a-way Doris Day & Johnnie Ray 622 14 4
16 Comes a-long a-love Kay Starr 553 12 1
17 Now Al Martino 544 12 3
18 You belong to me Jo Stafford 538 12 1
19 Where the wind blows Frankie Laine 531 12 2
20 Broken wings Stargazers 529 12 1
21 Doggie in the window Lita Roza 511 11 1
22 Here in my heart Al Martino 493 11 1
23 Pretty black-eyed Susie Guy Mitchell 488 11 2
25 Answer me David Whitfield 471 10 1
24 Hot toddy Ted Heath 465 11 6
26 Wonderful Copenhagen Danny Kaye 439 10 5
27 In a golden coach Billy Cotton 422 10 3
28 Swedish Rhapsody Mantovani 413 9 2
29 Answer me Frankie Laine 397 8 1
31 Hey Joe Frankie Laine 377 8 1
30 Eternally Jimmy Young 364 9 8
32 Poppa piccolino Diana Decker 360 8 2
33 Oh happy day Johnston Bros. 359 8 4
34 Takes two to tango Louis Armstrong 344 8 6
35 Kiss Dean Martin 340 8 5
36 Can't I Nat King Cole 334 8 6
37 Chika boom Guy Mitchell 307 7 5
38 Broken wings Art & Dottie Todd 298 7 6
39 Somebody stole my girl Johnnie Ray 297 7 6
40 Cowpuncher's cantata Max Bygraves 297 7 6
41 Say you're mine again June Hutton 291 7 6
42 Mother nature and father time Nat King Cole 291 7 7
43 Make it soon Tony Brent 285 7 9
44 Wish you were here Eddie Fisher 283 7 8
45 Seven lonely days Gisele McKenzie 247 6 6
46 Coronation rag Winifred Atwell 245 6 5
47 Isle of Innisfree Bing Crosby 223 5 4
48 Britannia rag Winifred Atwell 210 5 5
49 Everything I have Eddie Fisher 205 5 8
50 Walkin' to Missouri  Tony Brent 204 5 7
51 Doggie in the window Patti Page 201 5 9
52 Rachel Al Martino 199 5 10
53 I saw mommy kissing Santa Claus Jimmy Boyd 177 4 3
54 Side by side Kay Starr 169 4 7
55 Vaya con dios Les Paul & Mary Ford 167 4 7
56 Faith can move mountains Nat King Cole 159 4 10
57 Let's have a party Winifred Atwell 140 3 3
58 Feet up Guy Mitchell 137 3 4
59 I saw mommy kissing Santa Claus Beverly Sisters 129 3 6
60 Crying in the chapel Lee Lawrence 125 3 7
61 All the time Dickie Valentine 122 3 9
62 Dragnet Ted Heath 121 3 9
63 Little red monkey Frank Chacksfield 120 3 10
64 Flirtation waltz Winifred Atwell 119 3 10
65 Half as much Rosemary Clooney 89 2 6
66 Swedish Rhapsody Ray Martin 88 2 4
67 Sugarbush Doris Day & Frankie Laine 82 2 10
68 Because you're mine Nat King Cole 81 2 10
69 Oh mein papa Eddie Calvert 45 1 6
70 In a golden coach Dickie Valentine 44 1 7
71 Dragnet Ray Martin 44 1 7
72 Ricochet Jean Regan 43 1 8
73 White Christmas Mantovani 42 1 9
74 Faith can move mountains Johnnie Ray 42 1 9
75 Bridge of signs David Whitfield 42 1 9
76 Glow worm Mills Bros. 41 1 10
77 Faith can move mountains Jimmy Young 40 1 11
78 Vanessa Ted Heath 40 1 11
79 Why don't you believe me Joni James 40 1 11
80 Girl in the wood Frankie Laine 40 1 11
81 Full time job Doris Day & Johnnie Ray 40 1 11
82 Windsor waltz Vera Lynn 40 1 11
83 I saw mommy kissing Santa Claus Billy Cotton 40 1 11
84 Got you on my mind Tony Brent 39 1 12
85 Broken wings Dickie Valentine 39 1 12
86 Night train Buddy Morrow 39 1 12
87 Ma says, pa says Doris Day & Johnnie Ray 39 1 12
88 Walking behind you Dorothy Squires 39 1 12
89 Red feathers Guy Mitchell 39 1 12
90 Bushel and a peck Vivian Blaine 39 1 12
91 Rags to riches David Whitfield 39 1 12
92 Cloud lucky Guy Mitchell 39 1 12

 

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