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No. 1 Hits of 1961

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7 Jan 1961 Are You Lonesome Tonight?
(Elvis Presley)
Are You Lonesome Tonight?
(Elvis Presley)
I Love You
(Cliff Richard)
14 Jan 1961 Wonderland by Night
(Bert Kampfert)
Are You Lonesome Tonight?
(Elvis Presley)
Poetry in Motion
(Johnny Tillotson)
21 Jan 1961 Wonderland by Night
(Bert Kampfert)
Are You Lonesome Tonight?
(Elvis Presley)
Poetry in Motion
(Johnny Tillotson)
28 Jan 1961 Wonderland by Night
(Bert Kampfert)
Are You Lonesome Tonight?
(Elvis Presley)
Are You Lonesome Tonight?
(Elvis Presley)
4 Feb 1961 Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow?
(Shirelles)
Are You Lonesome Tonight?
(Elvis Presley)
Are You Lonesome Tonight?
(Elvis Presley)
11 Feb 1961 Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow?
(Shirelles)
Milord
(Edith Piaf)
Are You Lonesome Tonight?
(Elvis Presley)
18 Feb 1961 Calcutta
(Lawrence Welk)
Milord
(Edith Piaf)
Are You Lonesome Tonight?
(Elvis Presley)
25 Feb 1961 Calcutta
(Lawrence Welk)
Rubber Ball
(Bobby Vee)
Sailor
(Petula Clark)
4 Mar 1961 Pony Time
(Chubby Checker)
Rubber Ball
(Bobby Vee)
Walk Right Back
(Everly Brothers)
11 Mar 1961 Pony Time
(Chubby Checker)
One Last Kiss
(Crash Craddock)/(Bobby Vee)
Walk Right Back
(Everly Brothers)
18 Mar 1961 Pony Time
(Chubby Checker)
Wooden Heart
(Elvis Presley)
Walk Right Back
(Everly Brothers)
25 Mar 1961 Surrender
(Elvis Presley)
Wooden Heart
(Elvis Presley)
Wooden Heart
(Elvis Presley)
1 Apr 1961 Surrender
(Elvis Presley)
Wooden Heart
(Elvis Presley)
Wooden Heart
(Elvis Presley)
8 Apr 1961 Blue Moon
(Marcels)
Wooden Heart
(Elvis Presley)
Wooden Heart
(Elvis Presley)
15 Apr 1961 Blue Moon
(Marcels)
Wooden Heart
(Elvis Presley)
Wooden Heart
(Elvis Presley)
22 Apr 1961 Blue Moon
(Marcels)
Surrender
(Elvis Presley)
Wooden Heart
(Elvis Presley)
29 Apr 1961 Runaway
(Del Shannon)
Surrender
(Elvis Presley)
Wooden Heart
(Elvis Presley)
6 May 1961 Runaway
(Del Shannon)
Runaway
(Del Shannon)
Blue Moon
(Marcels)
13 May 1961 Runaway
(Del Shannon)
Runaway
(Del Shannon)
Blue Moon
(Marcels)
20 May 1961 Runaway
(Del Shannon)
Runaway
(Del Shannon)
On the Rebound
(Floyd Cramer)
27 May 1961 Mother-in-Law
(Ernie K Doe)
Runaway
(Del Shannon)
You're Driving Me Crazy
(Temperance 7)
3 June 1961 Travellin' Man
(Ricky Nelson)
Runaway
(Del Shannon)
Surrender
(Elvis Presley)
10 June 1961 Running Scared
(Roy Orbison)
Runaway
(Del Shannon)
Surrender
(Elvis Presley)
`7 June 1961 Travellin' Man
(Ricky Nelson)
A Scottish Soldier
(Andy Stewart)
Surrender
(Elvis Presley)
24 June 1961 Moody River
(Pat Boone)
A Scottish Soldier
(Andy Stewart)
Surrender
(Elvis Presley)
1 July 1961 Quarter to Three
(Gary "US" Bonds)
Little Devil
(Neil Sedaka)
Runaway
(Del Shannon)
8 July 1961 Quarter to Three
(Gary "US" Bonds)
Travellin' Man
(Ricky Nelson)
Runaway
(Del Shannon)
15 July 1961 Tossin' & Turnin'
(Bobby Lewis)
Travellin' Man
(Ricky Nelson)
Runaway
(Del Shannon)
22 July 1961 Tossin' & Turnin'
(Bobby Lewis)
Dream Girl
(Brian Davies)/(Mark Wynter)
Temptation
(Everly Brothers)
29 July 1961 Tossin' & Turnin'
(Bobby Lewis)
Dream Girl
(Brian Davies)/(Mark Wynter)
Temptation
(Everly Brothers)
5 Aug 1961 Tossin' & Turnin'
(Bobby Lewis)
I'm Gonna Knock on Your Door
(Eddie Hodges)
Well I Ask You
(Eden Kane)
12 Aug 1961 Tossin' & Turnin'
(Bobby Lewis)
I'm Gonna Knock on Your Door
(Eddie Hodges)
You Don't Know
(Helen Shapiro)
19 Aug 1961 Tossin' & Turnin'
(Bobby Lewis)
I'm Gonna Knock on Your Door
(Eddie Hodges)
You Don't Know
(Helen Shapiro)
26 Aug 1961 Tossin' & Turnin'
(Bobby Lewis)
I'm Gonna Knock on Your Door
(Eddie Hodges)
You Don't Know
(Helen Shapiro)
2 Sept 1961 Wooden Heart
(Joe Dowell)
Smokey Mokes
(Joy Boys)
Johnny Remembers Me
(Johnny Leyton)
9 Sept 1961 Michael
(Highwaymen)
Smokey Mokes
(Joy Boys)
Johnny Remembers Me
(Johnny Leyton)
16 Sept 1961 Michael
(Highwaymen)
I'm Counting on You
(Johnny O'Keefe)
Johnny Remembers Me
(Johnny Leyton)
23 Sept 1961 Take Good Care of My baby
(Bobby Vee)
I'm Counting on You
(Johnny O'Keefe)
Reach for the Stars/Climb Every Mountain
(Shirley Bassey)
30 Sept 1961 Take Good Care of My baby
(Bobby Vee)
I'm Counting on You
(Johnny O'Keefe)
Johnny Remembers Me
(Johnny Leyton)
7 Oct 1961 Take Good Care of My baby
(Bobby Vee)
I'm Counting on You
(Johnny O'Keefe)
Kon Tiki
(Shadows)
14 Oct 1961 Hit the Road jack
(Ray Charles)
I'm Counting on You
(Johnny O'Keefe)
Michael
(Highwaymen)
21 Oct 1961 Hit the Road jack
(Ray Charles)
Mexico
(Bob Moore)
Walkin' Back to Happiness
(Helen Shapiro)
28 Oct 1961 Runaround Sue
(Dion)
Mexico
(Bob Moore)
Walkin' Back to Happiness
(Helen Shapiro)
4 Nov 1961 Runaround Sue
(Dion)
Crying/Candy Man
(Roy Orbison)
Walkin' Back to Happiness
(Helen Shapiro)
11 Nov 1961 Big Bad John
(Jimmy Dean)
Crying/Candy Man
(Roy Orbison)
Little Sister/His Latest Flame
(Elvis Presley)
18 Nov 1961 Big Bad John
(Jimmy Dean)
Crying/Candy Man
(Roy Orbison)
Little Sister/His Latest Flame
(Elvis Presley)
25 Nov 1961 Big Bad John
(Jimmy Dean)
Goodbye Cruel World
(James Darren)
Little Sister/His Latest Flame
(Elvis Presley)
2 Dec 1961 Big Bad John
(Jimmy Dean)
Goodbye Cruel World
(James Darren)
Little Sister/His Latest Flame
(Elvis Presley)
9 Dec 1961 Big Bad John
(Jimmy Dean)
My Boomerang Won't Come Back
(Charlie Drake)
Tower of Strength
(Frankie Vaughan)
16 Dec 1961 Please Mr Postman
(Marvelettes)
My Boomerang Won't Come Back
(Charlie Drake)
Tower of Strength
(Frankie Vaughan)
23 Dec 1961 The Lion Sleeps Tonight
(Tokens)
My Boomerang Won't Come Back
(Charlie Drake)
Tower of Strength
(Frankie Vaughan)
30 Dec 1961 The Lion Sleeps Tonight
(Tokens)
My Boomerang Won't Come Back
(Charlie Drake)
Moon River
(Danny Williams)

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