OLD-CHARTS

Charts 1950 - 1959

1957 UK & USA CHARTS

 

 

 

                                

YEAR-END UK TOP 150 of 1957 (Singles)

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

  YEAR END CHARTS 1957 NME BRITAIN TOP 30    
nr title artist pnts wk hp
1 Island in the sun Harry Belafonte 985 25  
2 Diana Paul Anka 924 21  
3 Love letters in the sand Pat Boone 924 21  
4 All shook up Elvis Presley 912 21  
5 True love Bing Crosby & Grace Kelly 852 21  
6 When I fall in love Nat King Cole 820 20  
7 Gamblin' man / Puttin' on the style Lonnie Donegan 815 19  
8 Young love Tab Hunter 803 18  
9 Singin' the blues Guy Mitchell 790 18  
10 Teddy bear Elvis Presley 775 19  
11 We will make love Russ Hamilton 766 20  
12 Don't you rock me, daddy-o Lonnie Donegan 714 17  
13 Banana boat song Harry Belafonte 713 18  
14 Little darlin' Diamonds 708 17  
15 With all my heart Petula Clark 702 18  
16 Around the world Ronnie Hilton 697 18  
17 Yes tonight Josephine Johnnie Ray 692 16  
18 Tammy Debbie Reynolds 691 17  
19 Don't forbid me Pat Boone 690 16  
20 Friendly persuasion Pat Boone 677 17  
21 Freight train Charles McDevitt Group 671 18  
22 Last train to Fernando Johnny Duncan 645 15  
23 Long tall Sally Little Richard 643 16  
24 Water water / Handful of songs Tommy Steele 642 17  
25 Butterfingers Tommy Steele 638 18  
26 Butterfly Andy Williams 621 16  
27 That'll be the day Crickets 600 14  
28 Garden of Eden Frankie Vaughan 586 13  
29 Bye bye love Everly Brothers 584 16  
30 Around the world Bing Crosby   578 15  
31 Let's have a party Elvis Presley 571 13  
32 Rock-a-billy Guy Mitchell 567 14  
33 Remember you're mine / Gold mine in the sky Pat Boone 563 14  
34 Fabulous Charlie Gracie 553 16  
35 Wanderin' eyes Charlie Gracie 540 14  
36 Cumberland gap Lonnie Donegan 523 12  
37 Knee deep in the blues Guy Mitchell 516 12 3
38 White sport coat King Brothers 511 14  
39 Mr Wonderful Peggy Lee 504 13  
40 You don't owe me a thing Johnnie Ray 496 15  
41 Look homeward angel Johnnie Ray 493 14  
42 Be my girl Jim Dale 493 12 2
43 St Therese of the roses Malcolm Vaughan 483 12 3
44 I'll take you home again Kathleen Slim Whitman 482 13 7
45 Singing the blues Tommy Steele 463 12 1
46 Baby baby Teen Agers 463 12 4
47 Blueberry Hill Fats Domino 459 12 6
48 99 Ways Tab Hunter 450 12 5
49 Man on fire / Wandering eyes Frankie Vaughan 450 12 6
50 Mary's boy child Harry Belafonte 400 9 1
51 My dixie darlin'  Lonnie Donegan 397 12 10
52 The girl can't help it Little Richard 397 12 10
53 Cindy oh Cindy Eddie Fisher 384 10 5
54 Dark moon Tony Brent 381 14 17
55 Adoration waltz David Whitfield 381 11 9
56 Moonlight gambler Frankie Laine 375 12 13
57 Paralysed Elvis Presley 368 10 8
58 Whole lotta shakin' goin'  on Jerry Lee Lewis 364 11 8
59 I love you baby Paul Anka 356 8 3
60 Wake up little Susie Everly Brothers 347 8 2
61 Lucille  Little Richard 345 10 10
62 In the middle of an island King Brothers 344 13 19
63 Banana boat song Shirley Bassey 342 10 8
64 Too much Elvis Presley 339 9 6
65 Stardust Billy Ward 338 11 13
66 Rip it up Bill Haley & Comets 331 10 9
67 Gotta have something in the bank Frank Frankie Vaughan & Kaye Sisters 331 9 8
68 Start movin' Sal Mineo 324 11 16
69 Around the world Gracie Fields 320 9 8
70 Hound dog Elvis Presley 313 8 8
71 Any old iron Peter Sellers 310 11 17
72 Don't knock the rock Bill Haley & Comets 302 8 8
73 Green door Frankie Vaughan 295 7 3
74 Don't you rock me, daddy-o Vipers 290 9 10
75 Just walking in the rain Johnnie Ray 283 7 2
76 Chapel of the roses Malcolm Vaughan 277 8 13
77 Heart Max Bygraves 275 8 14
78 I like your kind of love Andy Williams 274 10 16
79 Alone Petula Clark 272 7 8
80 Ma he's making eyes at me Johnny Otis Show & Marie Adams 267 6 2
81 Rock-a-rye your baby Jerry Lewis 265 8 14
82 Knee deep in the blues Tommy Steele 264 9 15
83 Santa bring my baby back to me Elvis Presley 262 7 7
84 She's got it Little Richard 255 9 15
85 Young love Sonny James 253 7 11
86 He's got the whole world in his hands Lauri London 252 8 12
87 Reet petitie Jackie Wilson 245 7 8
88 Butterfly Charlie Gracie 241 8 12
89 Mangos Rosemary Clooney 236 9 17
90 I'm sorry Platters 231 8 18
91 I'm not a juvenile delinquent Teen Agers 225 7 12
92 I'm gonna sit right down and write myself a letter Billy Williams 221 9 22
93 Start movin' Terry Dene 219 8 15
94 Short fat Fanny Larry Williams 219 8 21
95 My special angel Malcolm Vaughan 215 5 3
96 Garden of Eden Gary Miller 207 7 14
97 All star hitparade Beverley Sisters, Max Bygraves, Billy Cotton, Johnston Brothers, Tommy Steele & Jimmy Young 207 7 15
98 All the way / Chicago Frank Sinatra 202 6 5
99 Cumberland gap Vipers 202 6 10
100 White sport coat Terry Dene 199 7 18
101 Build your love Johnnie Ray 197 7 17
102 I'm walkin'  Fats Domino 194 7 19
103 Why baby why Pat Boone 193 7 17
104 Love me tender Elvis Presley 186 5 11
105 Call Rosie on the phone Guy Mitchell 179 6 17
106 Jenny Jenny Little Richard 178 5 11
107 You me and us Alma Cogan 172 6 18
108 Alone Southlanders 170 6 18
109 Scarlet ribbons Harry Belafonte 169 6 18
110 Wisdom of a fool Norman Wisdom 169 5 13
111 Let's have a ball Winifred Atwell 166 4 4
112 Wedding ring Russ Hamilton 158 6 20
113 Marianne Hilltoppers 155 6 20
114 Banana boat song Tarriers 153 5 15
115 Two different worlds Ronnie Hilton 151 5 18
116 Lawdy miss Clawdy Elvis Presley 149 5 15
117 Love is a golden ring Frankie Laine 149 5 19
118 Alone Shepherd Sisters 145 5 14
119 Shiralee Tommy Steele 143 4 11
120 Keep a knockin'  Little Richard 139 5 21
121 Rockin' through the rye Bill Haley & Comets 135 5 19
122 Woman in love Frankie Laine 135 4 10
123 Travellin' home Vera Lynn 134 5 20
124 Trying to get to you Elvis Presley 128 4 16
125 Party pops Russ Conway 127 5 24
126 Got a lot o' livin' to do Elvis Presley 127 4 17
127 Gonna get along without ya now Patience & Prudence 126 5 22
128 April love Pat Boone 124 4 13
129 Blue moon Elvis Presley 122 4 17
130 Mystery train Elvis Presley 121 5 25
131 Garden of Eden Dick James 120 4 18
132 Rock the joint Bill Haley & Comets 116 4 20
133 When Mexico gave up the rumba Mitchell Torok 115 4 12
134 Forgotten dreams Cyril Stapleton 113 5 27
135 Peggy Sue Buddy Holly 108 4 21
136 My prayer Platters 107 4 17
137 Around the world Mantovani 107 4 20
138 School day Chuck Berry 107 4 24
139 Rock around the clock Bill Haley & Comets 104 4 22
140 Rock 'n roll party Winifred Atwell 96 4 24
141 Up above my head, good evening friends Frankie Laine & Johnnie Ray 95 4 25
142 In the middle of a dark dark night / Sweet stuff Guy Mitchell 94 4 25
143 Forgotten dreams Leroy Andersson 92 4 24
144 More Jimmy Young 92 3 15
145 I'll find you David Whitfield 91 4 27
146 House with love in it Vera Lynn 86 3 19
147 The world is mine Malcolm Vaughan 84 4 26
148 Fire down below Jeri Southern 84 3 22
149 My special angel Bobby Helms 81 3 22
150 Only you Platters 79 3 18

 

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