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Top 20 Song Chart for November 18, 1961

The number one song this week is Big Bad John by Jimmy Dean. Finding a spot at number two this week is Please Mr. Postman by The Marvelettes. Runaround Sue by Dion comes in at number three.


3 1   Big Bad John  
  Jimmy Dean
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1 2   Please Mr. Postman 1  
  The Marvelettes
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4 3   Runaround Sue 1  
  Dion
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8 4   Tower Of Strength  
  Gene McDaniels
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2 5   Hit The Road Jack 1  
  Ray Charles
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6 6   Bristol Stomp 2  
  The Dovells
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9 7   You're The Reason 5  
  Bobby Edwards
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10 8   Fool #1  
  Brenda Lee
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- 9   The Twist 1  
  Chubby Checker
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7 10   The Fly 7  
  Chubby Checker
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5 11   This Time 5  
  Troy Shondell
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- 12   Goodbye Cruel World 4  
  James Darren
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16 13   I Understand (Just How You Feel) 7  
  The G-Clefs
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15 14   Heartaches 5  
  The Marcels
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17 15   Crazy 10  
  Patsy Cline
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11 16   Sad Movies (Make Me Cry) 8  
  Sue Thompson
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14 17   A Wonder Like You 14  
  Rick Nelson
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13 18   I Love How You Love Me 7  
  The Paris Sisters
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- 19   Just Out Of Reach (Of My Two Open Arms) 14  
  Solomon Burke
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12 20   The Way You Look Tonight 5  
  The Lettermen
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