UK Chart Entries 1952-1961

Bill Haley - Dick Hyman Trio


Bill Haley & his Comets

Shake, Rattle And Roll (Brunswick 05338 / 45-05338)
18.12.1954    10   (4 wks.) — 83 pts. = 66 (1954)
13-13-13-10*
18.12.1954    4   (10 wks.) — 259 pts. = 38 (1955)
*6-4-7-4-10-7-9-16-15-19.
[18.12.1954—total weeks: 14—total points: 342]

(We're Gonna) Rock Around The Clock (Brunswick 05317 / 45-05317)
08.01.1955    17   (1 wk.) — 16 pts. = 93 (1954)
17*
08.01.1955    1   (14 wks.) — 707 pts. = 7 (1955)
*18-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-13-
8-7-4-2-3-1-1-1-2-2-2-1*
15.10.1955    1   (18 wks.) — 435 pts. = 23 (1956)
*1-6-8-14-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-17-13-12-
8-9-8-5-8-14-13-15-x-24-25-x-25.
[08.01.1955—total weeks: 33—total points: 1142]

Mambo Rock (Brunswick 05405 / 45-05405)
16.04.1955    14   (2 wks.) — 36 pts. = 113 (1955)
14-16.

Rock-A-Beatin' Boogie (Brunswick 05509 / 45-05509)
31.12.1955    5   (2 wks.) — 47 pts. = 105 (1955)
21-5*
31.12.1955    4   (7 wks.) — 198 pts. = 55 (1956)
*4-4-7-6-6-15-19.
[31.12.1955—total weeks: 9—total points: 245]

See You Later, Alligator (Brunswick 05530 / 45-05530)
10.03.1956    7   (21 wks.) — 413 pts. = 26 (1956)
9-7-7-8-7-8-8-11-10-13-16-22-23-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-21-19-20-20-12-15-18-25.

The Saints Rock'n'Roll (Brunswick 05565 / 45-05565)
26.05.1956    5   (24 wks.) — 527 pts. = 19 (1956)
23-10-7-6-6-6-5-13-17-13-12-11-10-12-10-10-13-11-11-16-11-17-16-24.

Rockin' Through The Rye (Brunswick 05582 / 45-05582)
18.08.1956    3   (19 wks.) — 534 pts. = 16 (1956)
9-6-5-4-5-3-4-5-9-6-7-6-5-7-11-17-17-21-x-x-19.

Razzle Dazzle (Brunswick 05453 / 45-05453)
15.09.1956    13   (8 wks.) — 114 pts. = 86 (1956)
29-28-17-13-17-15-24-24.

Rip It Up (Brunswick 05615 / 45-05615)
10.11.1956    4   (9 wks.) — 259 pts. = 40 (1956)
21-6-8-5-4-4-6-9-9.

ROCK'N'ROLL STAGE SHOW (Brunswick LAT 8139 ; 12" LP)
10.11.1956    30   (1 wk.) — 10 pts. = 197 (1956)
30.
This 'single' is actually a 12" LP.

Rudy's Rock (Brunswick 05616 / 45-05616)
24.11.1956    26   (5 wks.) — 52 pts. = 124 (1956)
30-x-x-28-26-30-27.


Ronnie Harris

The Story Of Tina (Columbia DB 3499)
25.09.1954    12   (3 wks.) — 58 pts. = 75 (1954)
12-12-17.


Bill Hayes

Ballad Of Davy Crocket (London HLA 8220 / 45-HLA 8220)
07.01.1956    13   (1 wk.) — 20 pts. = 132 (1955)
13*
07.01.1956    2   (8 wks.) — 328 pts. = 32 (1956)
*7-2-2-2-3-5-9-12.
[07.01.1956—total weeks: 9—total points: 348]


Ted Heath & his Music

The Faithful Hussar (Decca F 10746 / 45-F 10746)
07.07.1956    18   (9 wks.) — 111 pts. = 91 (1956)
28-23-26-26-20-18-18-22-28.


Ted Heath Music

Vanessa (Decca F 9983)
17.01.1953    11   (1 wk.) — 22 pts. = 75 (1953)
11.

Hot Toddy (Decca F 10093 ; ri 03.76 as F 13629)
04.07.1953    6   (11 wks.) — 280 pts. = 29 (1953)
11-11-11-10-8-8-6-6-7-10-8.

Dragnet (Decca F 10176)
24.10.1953    9   (3 wks.) — 67 pts. = 63 (1953)
12-x-x-x-x-9-x-11*
16.01.1954    11   (2 wks.) — 43 pts. = 79 (1954)
*11-x-x-12.
[24.10.1953—total weeks: 5—total points: 110]

Skin Deep (Decca F 10246 / 45-F 10246)
13.02.1954    9   (3 wks.) — 67 pts. = 71 (1954)
12-9-11.


Joe 'Mr. Piano' Henderson & his Friends

Sing It Again With Joe (Polygon P 1184)
04.06.1955    14   (7 wks.) — 114 pts. = 76 (1955)
15-14-14-18-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-x-19-18-20.
Songs in the two medleys: Put You're Arms Around Me, Honey / Ain't She Sweet / When You're Smiling // Shine On Harvest Moon / My Blue Heaven / Show Me The Way To Go Home.


Al Hibbler

Unchained Melody (from "Unchained") (Brunswick 05420 / 45-05420)
14.05.1955    2   (17 wks.) — 600 pts. = 14 (1955)
11-5-4-5-2-2-3-2-2-3-7-9-11-12-13-14-20.


The Hilltoppers

Only You (And You Alone) (London HLD 8221 / 45-HLD 8221)
28.01.1956    3   (23 wks.) — 638 pts. = 11 (1956)
14-15-8-8-6-5-6-6-4-5-4-4-4-5-5-3-12-11-11-14-16-26-x-x-x-x-x-x-24.

Tryin' (London HLD 8298 / 45-HLD 8298)
15.09.1956    30   (1 wk.) — 10 pts. = 197 (1956)
30.


Ronnie Hilton

I Still Believe (HMV B 10785)
27.11.1954    3   (7 wks.) — 226 pts. = 37 (1954)
17-9-10-3-3-3-6*
27.11.1954    4   (7 wks.) — 181 pts. = 54 (1955)
*4-5-4-11-12-19-20.
[27.11.1954—total weeks: 14—total points: 407]
Veni-Vidi-Vici (HMV B 10785)
11.12.1954    16   (5 wks.) — 79 pts. = 67 (1954)
20-16-16-16-20*
11.12.1954    12   (3 wks.) — 52 pts. = 101 (1955)
*17-18-12.
[11.12.1954—total weeks: 8—total points: 131]

A Blossom Fell (HMV B 10808 / 7M 285)
12.03.1955    10   (7 wks.) — 118 pts. = 72 (1955)
16-20-15-19-10-x-x-16-18.

Stars Shine In Your Eyes (HMV B 10901)
27.08.1955    13   (7 wks.) — 123 pts. = 70 (1955)
18-16-13-13-14-15-20.

The Yellow Rose Of Texas (HMV B 10924)
12.11.1955    15   (2 wks.) — 36 pts. = 114 (1955)
15-15.

Young And Foolish (HMV POP 154 / 7M 358)
25.02.1956    19   (2 wks.) — 28 pts. = 151 (1956)
20-x-19.

No Other Love (HMV POP 198 / 7M 390)
21.04.1956    1   (14 wks.) — 673 pts. = 10 (1956)
15-4-1-1-1-1-1-1-4-5-4-8-14-23.

Who Are We (HMV POP 221 / 7M 413)
30.06.1956    6   (12 wks.) — 225 pts. = 51 (1956)
29-30-12-10-9-6-9-14-11-16-22-26.

Woman In Love (HMV POP 248 / 45-POP 248)
22.09.1956    30   (1 wk.) — 10 pts. = 197 (1956)
30.

Two Different Worlds (HMV POP 274 / 45-POP 274)
10.11.1956    13   (9 wks.) — 139 pts. = 80 (1956)
29-24-18-13-14-13-18-21-18.


Edmund Hockridge

Young And Foolish ([Pye Nixa] Nixa N 15039 ; 7" EP: NEP 24019)
11.02.1956    10   (10 wks.) — 180 pts. = 65 (1956)
17-17-12-10-10-11-14-14-x-28-x-x-26.

No Other Love (Pye Nixa N 15046)
12.05.1956    24   (4 wks.) — 43 pts. = 136 (1956)
27-24-x-29-x-30.

By The Fountains Of Rome ([Pye Nixa] Nixa N 15063 ; 7" EP: NEP 24026)
01.09.1956    17   (5 wks.) — 72 pts. = 108 (1956)
24-20-17-17-19.


Michael Holliday

Nothin' To Do (Columbia DB 3746 / SCM 5252)
31.03.1956    20   (3 wks.) — 36 pts. = 141 (1956)
20-x-x-x-30-23.

Gal With The Yaller Shoes (Columbia DB 3783 / SCM 5273)
16.06.1956    13   (3 wks.) — 48 pts. = 127 (1956)
19-13-19.
Hot Diggity (Dog Ziggity Boom) / Gal With The Yaller Shoes (Columbia DB 3783 / SCM 5273)
23.06.1956    14   (8 wks.) — 111 pts. = 90 (1956)
15-14-19-24-29-x-25-17-25.

Ten Thousand Miles (Columbia DB 3813 / 45-DB 3813)
06.10.1956    24   (3 wks.) — 32 pts. = 145 (1956)
28-24-29.


David Hughes

By The Fountains Of Rome (Philips PB 606)
22.09.1956    27   (1 wk.) — 11 pts. = 181 (1956)
27.


June Hutton

Say You're Mine Again (Capitol CL 13918)
08.08.1953    6   (7 wks.) — 171 pts. = 42 (1953)
10-12-12-x-7-9-6-10.
'June Hutten & Alex Stordahl' in some sources.


The Dick Hyman Trio

Theme From 'The Threepenny Opera' (MGM MGM 890 / MGM-SP 1164)
17.03.1956    9   (10 wks.) — 194 pts. = 58 (1956)
15-12-10-11-9-10-12-19-16-25.


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