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Top 20 Song Chart for August 26, 1961

The Highwaymen is top over this week's song chart with Michael. Curtis Lee finds the number two position this week with Pretty Little Angel Eyes. Gary U.S. Bonds finds the third chart position this week with School Is Out.


4 1   Michael  
  The Highwaymen
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1 2   Pretty Little Angel Eyes 1  
  Curtis Lee
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6 3   School Is Out 2  
  Gary U.S. Bonds
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2 4   Tossin' And Turnin' 1  
  Bobby Lewis with Joe Rene Orchestra
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7 5   Last Night  
  The Mar-Keys
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9 6   Wooden Heart 5  
  Joe Dowell
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11 7   My True Story 1  
  The Jive Five With Joe Rene And Orchestra
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3 8   I Like It Like That 2  
  Chris Kenner
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10 9   Don't Bet Money Honey 7  
  Linda Scott
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- 10   Does Your Chewing Gum Lose It's Flavor (On The Bedpost Over Night) 4  
  Lonnie Donegan And His Skiffle Group
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13 11   Solitaire  
  The Embers
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19 12   I'm Gonna Knock On Your Door  
  Eddie Hodges
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16 13   Hurt 5  
  Timi Yuro
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18 14   Wizard Of Love 8  
  The Ly-Dells
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17 15   You Don't Know What You've Got (Until You Lose It) 10  
  Ral Donner
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- 16   I Fall To Pieces  
  Patsy Cline
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8 17   Together 7  
  Connie Francis
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- 18   Amor 15  
  Ben E. King
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5 19   Let's Twist Again 3  
  Chubby Checker
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12 20   Runaround 12  
  The Regents
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