Top Ten @ 10: August 1, 1959


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Here’s the Top Ten @ 10 for August 1, 1959 as played by Bobby G, filling in for Alan Seltzer on “The Grooveyard”:

#10 “See You in September” by The Tempos

#9 “Lipstick on Your Collar” by Connie Francis

#8 “Small World” by Johnny Mathis

(Video is a duet with Natalie Cole from her 1978 television special.)

#7 “Lonely Boy” by Paul Anka

#6 “Baby Talk” by Jan and Dean

#5 “The Battle of New Orleans” by Johnny Horton

#4 “What a Diff’rence a Day Makes” by Dinah Washington

(A 1960 television appearance from the Apollo Theatre, backed by the Louis Jordan Band.  The announcer at the beginning of the segment is future president Ronald Reagan.)

#3 “My Heart is an Open Book” by Carl Dobkins, Jr.

#2 “Sleep Walk” by Santo and Johnny

and #1  “There Goes My Baby” by The Drifters

Thanks to Bobby G for filling in for Alan Seltzer.  Bobby is heard alternate Thursday nights on “The Rock Show”, preceding “The Grooveyard” on WCWP-FM.  Alan returns to “The Grooveyard” from his vacation next week.   As always, your song requests, comments and suggestions are welcome.  Just Tweet us or fill in the form below.  And join us each week on. . .

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