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Billboard Hot 100

Week of August 17, 1959

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  • 1
    • A Big Hunk O' Love

      Elvis Presley With The Jordanaires
    • 1
    • 1
    • 7
      • 1
      • 1
      • 7
  • 2
    • There Goes My Baby

      The Drifters
    • 4
    • 2
    • 12
      • 4
      • 2
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

B.Nelson, L.Patterson, G.Treadwell

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Atlantic

  • 3
    • My Heart Is An Open Book

      Carl Dobkins, Jr.
    • 3
    • 3
    • 18
      • 3
      • 3
      • 18
  • 4
    • Lavender-Blue

      Sammy Turner
    • 5
    • 4
    • 9
      • 5
      • 4
      • 9
  • 5
    • Lonely Boy

      Paul Anka
    • 2
    • 1
    • 12
      • 2
      • 1
      • 12
  • 6
    • What'd I Say (Part I & II)

      Ray Charles and his Orchestra
    • 9
    • 6
    • 7
      • 9
      • 6
      • 7
  • 7
    • The Three Bells

      The Browns
    • 16
    • 7
    • 4
      • 16
      • 7
      • 4
  • 8
    • What A Diff'rence A Day Makes

      Dinah Washington
    • 8
    • 8
    • 13
      • 8
      • 8
      • 13
  • 9
    • Just A Little Too Much

      Ricky Nelson
    • 13
    • 9
    • 8
      • 13
      • 9
      • 8
  • 10
    • Forty Miles Of Bad Road

      Duane Eddy And The Rebels
    • 11
    • 9
    • 10
      • 11
      • 9
      • 10
  • 11
    • Tiger

      Fabian
    • 6
    • 3
    • 10
      • 6
      • 3
      • 10
  • 12
    • My Wish Came True

      Elvis Presley With The Jordanaires
    • 14
    • 12
    • 6
      • 14
      • 12
      • 6
  • 13
    • The Battle Of New Orleans

      Johnny Horton
    • 7
    • 1
    • 17
      • 7
      • 1
      • 17
  • 14
    • Here Comes Summer

      Jerry Keller
    • 18
    • 14
    • 8
      • 18
      • 14
      • 8
  • 15
    • It Was I

      Skip And Flip
    • 17
    • 15
    • 9
      • 17
      • 15
      • 9
  • 16
    • What Is Love?

      The Playmates
    • 21
    • 16
    • 7
      • 21
      • 16
      • 7
  • 17
    • Waterloo

      Stonewall Jackson
    • 10
    • 4
    • 13
      • 10
      • 4
      • 13
  • 18
    • Sweeter Than You

      Ricky Nelson
    • 12
    • 9
    • 7
      • 12
      • 9
      • 7
  • 19
    • Thank You Pretty Baby

      Brook Benton
    • 23
    • 19
    • 6
      • 23
      • 19
      • 6
  • 20
    • Lipstick On Your Collar

      Connie Francis
    • 26
    • 5
    • 14
      • 26
      • 5
      • 14
  • 21
    • Small World

      Johnny Mathis
    • 20
    • 20
    • 10
      • 20
      • 20
      • 10
  • 22
    • Sea Of Love

      Phil Phillips With The Twilights
    • 15
    • 15
    • 7
      • 15
      • 15
      • 7
  • 23
    • Kissin' Time

      Bobby Rydell
    • 37
    • 23
    • 8
      • 37
      • 23
      • 8
  • 24
    • I Want To Walk You Home

      Fats Domino
    • 46
    • 24
    • 2
      • 46
      • 24
      • 2
  • 25
    • Robbin' The Cradle

      Tony Bellus
    • 28
    • 25
    • 17
      • 28
      • 25
      • 17
  • 26
    • I'm Gonna Be A Wheel Some Day

      Fats Domino
    • 38
    • 26
    • 4
      • 38
      • 26
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

R.Hayes, D.Bartholomew, F.Domino

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Imperial Records

  • 27
    • Baby Talk

      Jan & Dean
    • 40
    • 27
    • 3
      • 40
      • 27
      • 3
  • 28
    • Ragtime Cowboy Joe

      David Seville And The Chipmunks
    • 19
    • 16
    • 7
      • 19
      • 16
      • 7
  • 29
    • See You In September

      The Tempos
    • 35
    • 29
    • 8
      • 35
      • 29
      • 8
  • 30
    • Till There Was You

      Anita Bryant
    • 31
    • 30
    • 8
      • 31
      • 30
      • 8
  • 31
    • Mona Lisa

      Carl Mann
    • 25
    • 25
    • 12
      • 25
      • 25
      • 12
  • 32
    • Ciao, Ciao Bambina

      Jacky Noguez And His Musette Orchestra
    • 24
    • 24
    • 9
      • 24
      • 24
      • 9
  • 33
    • Sleep Walk

      Santo & Johnny
    • 55
    • 33
    • 4
      • 55
      • 33
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

A.Farina, J.Farina, S.Farina

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Canadian American

  • 34
    • Broken-Hearted Melody

      Sarah Vaughan
    • 45
    • 34
    • 5
      • 45
      • 34
      • 5
  • 35
    • I'm Gonna Get Married

      Lloyd Price
    • 65
    • 35
    • 2
      • 65
      • 35
      • 2
  • 36
    • Red River Rock

      Johnny And The Hurricanes
    • 50
    • 36
    • 3
      • 50
      • 36
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

T.King, I.Mack, F.Mendelsohn

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Warwick

  • 37
    • Makin' Love

      Floyd Robinson
    • 39
    • 37
    • 5
      • 39
      • 37
      • 5
  • 38
    • The Way I Walk

      Jack Scott
    • 36
    • 36
    • 8
      • 36
      • 36
      • 8
  • 39
    • I Only Have Eyes For You

      The Flamingos
    • 22
    • 11
    • 12
      • 22
      • 11
      • 12
  • 40
    • My Own True Love

      Jimmy Clanton
    • 42
    • 40
    • 3
      • 42
      • 40
      • 3
  • 41
    • Personality

      Lloyd Price and His Orchestra
    • 27
    • 2
    • 17
      • 27
      • 2
      • 17
  • 42
    • Mona Lisa

      Conway Twitty
    • 57
    • 42
    • 5