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Top 20 Song Chart for May 6, 1961

Ernie K-Doe and Mother-In-Law finds the top song spot on the chart this week. A Hundred Pounds Of Clay by Gene McDaniels finds the runner-up spot. Runaway by Del Shannon comes in at number three.


2 1   Mother-In-Law  
  Ernie K-Doe
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4 2   A Hundred Pounds Of Clay  
  Gene McDaniels
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1 3   Runaway 1  
  Del Shannon
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10 4   Some Kind Of Wonderful  
  The Drifters
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9 5   Baby Blue  
  The Echoes
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7 6   I've Told Every Little Star 5  
  Linda Scott
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3 7   Take Good Care Of Her 3  
  Adam Wade
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15 8   Daddy's Home 2  
  Shep And The Limelites
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5 9   You Can Depend On Me 5  
  Brenda Lee
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13 10   Tonight I Fell In Love 7  
  The Tokens
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6 11   One Mint Julep 6  
  Ray Charles
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17 12   Portrait Of My Love 6  
  Steve Lawrence
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11 13   Blue Moon 1  
  The Marcels
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- 14   Mama Said 4  
  The Shirelles
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- 15   Running Scared 1  
  Roy Orbison
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- 16   Breakin' In A Brand New Broken Heart 8  
  Connie Francis
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18 17   African Waltz  
  Cannonball Adderley And His Orchestra
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- 18   Flaming Star 14  
  Elvis Presley
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12 19   Tonight My Love, Tonight 12  
  Paul Anka
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19 20   Good Goodbye (So So Long) 14  
  The Bob Knight Four
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