NME Singles - 1952 (Nov-Dec)


 

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Top 30 Singles 1952

CWSRPSArtist: Title (Label)
Pos.  Pts.  Wks.(HP)
16759 (1)Al Martino: HERE IN MY HEART (Capitol)
25069 (2)Jo Stafford w. Paul Weston Orchestra: YOU BELONG TO ME (Columbia)
33499 (3)Bing Crosby: THE ISLE OF INNISFREE / AT LAST! AT LAST! (Brunswick)
43479 (2)Guy Mitchell: FEET UP (PAT HIM ON THE PO-PO) (Columbia)
53189 (3)Rosemary Clooney: HALF AS MUCH / BOTCH-A-ME (BA-BA-BACIAMI PICCINA) (Columbia)
62649 (3)Mario Lanza: BECAUSE YOU'RE MINE (HMV)
72127 (3)Nat 'King' Cole: SOMEWHERE ALONG THE WAY (Capitol)
81918 (8)Doris Day & Frankie Laine w. Carl Fischer's Orchestra: SUGARBUSH (Columbia)
91667 (7)Frankie Laine: HIGH NOON (Columbia)
101434 (3)Kay Starr: COMES A-LONG A-LOVE (Capitol)
111395 (5)Vera Lynn: FORGET-ME-NOT (Decca)
121024 (8)Louis Armstrong: TAKES TWO TO TANGO (Brunswick)
13914 (8)Ray Martin Concert Orchestra: BLUE TANGO (Columbia)
14863 (6) Mantovani Orchestra: WHITE CHRISTMAS (Decca)
15803 (7)Johnnie Ray w. The Four Lads: FAITH CAN MOVE MOUNTAINS (Columbia)
16763 (7)Tony Brent: WALKIN' TO MISSOURI (Columbia)
17703 (9)Vera Lynn: THE HOMING WALTZ (Decca)
18622 (6)Nat 'King' Cole: BECAUSE YOU'RE MINE (Capitol)
19522 (6)Eddie Fisher: OUTSIDE OF HEAVEN (HMV)
20522 (8)Bing Crosby: SILENT NIGHT, HOLY NIGHT / ADESTE FIDELES (O COME ALL YE FAITHFUL) (Brunswick)
21462 (10)Doris Day w. Percy Faith Orchestra: MY LOVE AND DEVOTION (Columbia)
22442 (10)Bing Crosby & Jane Wyman: ZING A LITTLE ZONG (Brunswick)
23442 (11)Jo Stafford: JAMBALAYA (ON THE BAYOU) (Columbia)
24432 (11)Winifred Atwell: BRITANNIA RAG (Decca)
24432 (11)Tony Brent: MAKE IT SOON (Columbia)
26241 (9)Al Martino: TAKE MY HEART (Capitol)
27231 (10)Vera Lynn: AUF WIEDERSEH'N, SWEETHEART (Decca)
27231 (10)The Mills Brothers: THE GLOW WORM (Brunswick)
29221 (11)Max Bygraves: COWPUNCHER'S CANTATA (HMV)
29221 (11)Nat 'King' Cole: FAITH CAN MOVE MOUNTAINS (Capitol)
29221 (11)Jimmy Young: FAITH CAN MOVE MOUNTAINS (Decca)

Top 30 Artists 1952

Pos.Pts.Nos.Artist/Act
16991Al Martino
25502Jo Stafford
34453Bing Crosby
43572Frankie Laine
53471Guy Mitchell
63181Rosemary Clooney
72963Nat 'King' Cole
82641Mario Lanza
92372Doris Day
102323Vera Lynn
111431Kay Starr
121192Tony Brent
131021Louis Armstrong
141012Johnnie Ray
15911Ray Martin Concert Orchestra
16861Mantovani Orchestra
17801Four Lads
18521Eddie Fisher
19441Jane Wyman
20431Winifred Atwell

Top Labels

Pos.Pts.Nos.Wks.Label/Company
119291259Columbia
21138624Capitol
3570618Brunswick
4383615Decca
5338312HMV

Artist Nationality

Pts.ShareNos.Wks.Country
112125.721134UK
323774.282194US
 

The original underlying chart is © Copyright 1952 by New Musical Express/IPC Ltd., London
This summary is © Copyright 1996 by Dipl.-Bibl.(FH) Tobias Zywietz

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[Created 18.11.1996, last revised 21.12.2004]