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Charts 1950 - 1959

1959 UK & USA CHARTS

 

 

 

                                

            YEAR-END USA TOP 100 of 1959 (Singles)

Based on point-system Billboard Top/Hot 100 (nr. 1 100 points, nr. 2 99 etc), january - december 1959

NR TITLE ARTIST PNTS HP WK
1 The battle of New Orleans Johnny Horton 1732 1 21
2 Mack the Knife Bobby Darin 1653 1 18
3 My heart is an open book Carl Dobkins jr 1609 3 24
4 Donna Ritchie Valens 1505 2 18
5 Personality Lloyd Price 1465 2 19
6 Stagger Lee Lloyd Price 1448 1 18
7 Put your head on my shoulder Paul Anka 1442 2 17
8 Hawaiian wedding song Andy Williams 1438 11 20
9 Mr. Blue Fleetwoods 1431 1 16
10 Primrose Lane Jerry Wallace 1429 8 19
11 Pink shoe laces Dodie Stevens 1390 3 19
12 What a diff'rence a day makes Dinah Washington 1388 8 20
13 The three bells Browns 1387 1 17
14 There goes my baby Drifters 1361 2 19
15 Sea of love Phil Phillips 1358 2 18
16 Dream lover Bobby Darin 1353 2 17
17 Venus Frankie Avalon 1349 1 17
18 I cried a tear Lavern Baker 1344 6 18
19 Lonely boy Paul Anka 1343 1 15
20 16 candles Crests 1332 2 16
21 The happy organ Dave Baby Cortez 1321 1 17
22 Sleep walk Santo & Johnny 1320 1 18
23 Lavender blue Sammy Turner 1314 3 18
24 It's just a matter of time Brook Benton 1304 3 18
25 Red river rock Johnny & the Hurricanes 1292 5 17
26 Tragedy Thomas Wayne 1292 5 19
27 Till I kissed you Everly Brothers 1288 4 16
28 Lipstick on your collar Connie Francis 1281 5 17
29 Robbin' the cradle Tony Bellus 1268 25 26
30 Sorry Impalas 1254 2 18
31 Come softly to me Fleetwoods 1236 1 16
32 Peter Gunn theme Ray Anthony 1223 8 17
33 Lonely teardrops Jackie Wilson 1220 7 16
34 Charlie Brown Coasters 1215 2 15
35 Lonely street Andy Williams 1212 5 16
36 Teen beat Sandy Nelson 1208 4 16
37 Guitar boogie shuffle Virtues 1205 5 16
38 Kansas City Wilbert Harrison 1200 1 16
39 Broken hearted melody Sarah Vaughan 1196 7 19
40 Quiet village Martin Denny 1190 4 16
41 Don't you know Della Reese 1186 2 14
42 A teenager in love Dion & the Belmonts 1185 5 15
43 All American boy Billy Parson 1174 2 15
44 Waterloo Stonewall Jackson 1161 4 16
45 Smoke gets in your eyes Platters 1158 1 13
46 My happiness Connie Francis 1156 2 15
47 Never be anyone else but you Ricky Nelson 1153 6 16
48 I'm gonna get married Lloyd Price 1146 3 14
49 Poison ivy Coasters 1146 7 16
50 Gotta travel on Billy Grammer 1142 4 15
51 Deck of cards Wink Marti Jale 1141 7 15
52 You're so fine Falcons 1138 17 20
53 Makin' love Floyd Robinson 1113 20 18
54 A fool such as I Elvis Presley 1109 2 15
55 I've had it Bell Notes 1107 6 16
56 Since I don't have you Skyliners 1098 12 19
57 Frankie Connie Francis 1091 9 15
58 So fine Fiestas 1090 11 16
59 Just ask your heart Frankie Avalon 1087 7 16
60 Goodbye baby Jack Scott 1085 8 14
61 A big hunk o'love Elvis Presley 1083 1 14
62 Only you Frank Pourcel 1081 9 16
63 What'd I say Ray Charles 1080 6 15
64 All of a sudden my heart sings Paul Anka 1076 15 16
65 May you always McGuire Sisters 1074 11 16
66 Forty miles of bad road Duane Eddy 1069 9 15
67 Seven little girls sittin' in the back seat Paul Evans & Curls 1063 9 15
68 Morgen Ivo Robic 1048 13 17
69 Tallahassee lassie Freddy Cannon 1040 6 15
70 Sea cruise Frankie Ford 1039 14 17
71 Tiger Fabian 1029 3 13
72 Battle hymn of the republic Mormon Tabernacle Choir 1028 13 16
73 Tall Paul Annette 1027 7 15
74 In the mood Ernie Fields 1025 4 14
75 Petite fleur Chris Barber's Jazz Band 1022 5 15
76 Manhattan spiritual Reg Owen Orchestra 1016 10 13
77 A lover's question Clyde McPhatter 1012 6 13
78 Kookie kookie Edward Byrnes & Connie Stevens 1005 4 13
79 Turn me loose Fabian 998 9 13
80 Enchanted Platters 997 12 15
81 I need your love tonight Elvis Presley 983 4 13
82 Heartaches by the number Guy Mitchell 979 1 12
83 I want to walk you home Fats Domino 979 8 13
84 Danny boy Conway Twitty 975 10 13
85 It was I Skip & Flip 974 11 16
86 Bobby sox to stockings Frankie Avalon 971 8 13
87 You were mine Fireflies 967 21 16
88 I only have eyes for you Flamingos 959 11 13
89 Just keep it up Dee Clark 950 18 15
90 I loves you Porgy Nina Simone 937 18 15
91 Kissin' time Bobby Rydell 935 11 17
92 Thank you pretty baby Brook Benton 920 16 14
93 It's late Ricky Nelson 917 9 13
94 Tell him no Travis & Bob 907 8 13
95 Goodbye Jimmy goodbye Kathy Linden 905 11 14
96 The children's marching song Mitch Miller 903 16 14
97 Misty Johnny Mathis 901 12 12
98 She say Diamonds 894 18 14
99 Just a little too much Ricky Nelson 893 9 13
100 Hey little girl Dee Clark 889 20 15

 

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