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Top 20 Song Chart for April 7, 1962

The number one song this week is Mashed Potato Time by Dee Dee Sharp. Johnny Angel by Shelley Fabares is at number two on the chart. Chubby Checker with Dee Dee Sharp finds the third chart position this week with Slow Twistin'.


2 1   Mashed Potato Time  
  Dee Dee Sharp
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1 2   Johnny Angel 1  
  Shelley Fabares
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8 3   Slow Twistin'  
  Chubby Checker with Dee Dee Sharp
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4 4   What's Your Name 3  
  Don & Juan
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9 5   Dream Baby (How Long Must I Dream)  
  Roy Orbison
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7 6   Good Luck Charm 1  
  Elvis Presley
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5 7   Hey! Baby 1  
  Bruce Channel
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13 8   Young World 4  
  Rick Nelson
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3 9   Don't Break The Heart That Loves You 3  
  Connie Francis
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10 10   Twistin' The Night Away 6  
  Sam Cooke
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6 11   Let Me In 3  
  The Sensations
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19 12   Please Don't Ask About Barbara  
  Bobby Vee
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- 13   Lover Please 7  
  Clyde McPhatter
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11 14   Duke Of Earl 1  
  Gene Chandler
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18 15   Love Letters  
  Ketty Lester
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12 16   Midnight In Moscow 2  
  Kenny Ball And His Jazzmen
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- 17   Dear One 10  
  Larry Finnegan
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- 18   Soul Twist 8  
  King Curtis And The Noble Knights
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14 19   Our Anniversary 13  
  Shep And The Limelites
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15 20   I've Got Bonnie 15  
  Bobby Rydell
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