July 4th Number Ones

july4Number OnesJoin Ron Kovacs for a RadioMax Special.  The numbers ones on July 4 from 1950 – 1990.

 

 

 

 

1950 – THE THIRD MAN THEME – Guy Lombardo & Royal Canadians
1951 – TOO YOUNG – Hollyridge Strings
1952 – KISS OF FIRE – Georgia Gibbs
1953 – THE SONG FROM MOULIN ROUGE (Where Is Your Heart) – Percy Faith & Orchestra
1954 – THREE COINS IN THE FOUNTAIN – Frank Sinatra
1955 – (We’re Gonna) ROCK AROUND THE CLOCK – Bill Haley & Comets
1956 – THE WAYWARD WIND – Gogi Grant
1957 – LOVE LETTERS IN THE SAND – Pat Boone
1958 – THE PURPLE PEOPLE EATER – Sheb Wooley
1959 – THE BATTLE OF NEW ORLEANS – Johnny Horton
1960 – EVERYBODY’S SOMEBODY’S FOOL – Connie Francis
1961 – QUARTER TO THREE – Gary (U.S.) Bond
1962 – THE STRIPPER – David Rose & Orchestra
1963 – SUKIYAKI – Kyu Sakamoto
1964 – I GET AROUND – Beach Boys
1965 – MR. TAMBOURINE MAN – Byrds
1966 – PAPERBACK WRITER – Beatles
1967 – WINDY – Association
1968 – THIS GUY’S IN LOVE WITH YOU – Herb Alpert
1969 – IN THE GHETTO – Elvis Presley
1970 – THE LOVE YOU SAVE – Jackson 5
1971 – IT’S TOO LATE – Carole King
1972 – SONG SUNG BLUE – Neil Diamond
1973 – GIVE ME LOVE (Give Me Peace On Earth) – George Harrison
1974 – SUNDOWN – Gordon Lightfoot
1975 – LOVE WILL KEEP US TOGETHER – Captain & Tennille
1976 – AFTERNOON DELIGHT – Starland Vocal Band
1977 – UNDERCOVER ANGEL – Alan O’Day
1978 – SHADOW DANCING – Andy Gibb
1979 – RING MY BELL – Anita Ward
1980 – FUNKYTOWN – Lipps, Inc.
1981 – BETTE DAVIS EYES – Kim Carnes
1982 – DON’T YOU WANT ME – Human League
1983 – FLASH DANCE…WHAT A FEELING – Irene Cara
1984 – DANCING IN THE DARK – Bruce Springsteen
1985 – SUSSUDIO – Phil Collins
1986 – ON MY OWN – Patti LaBelle & Michael McDonald
1987 – I WANNA DANCE WITH SOMEBODY (Who Loves Me) – Whitney Houston
1988 – DIRTY DIANA – Michael Jackson
1989 – SATISFIED – Richard Marx
1990 – STEP BY STEP – New Kids On The Block