Your Hit Parade, June 1946

June 08, 2021#2024


This long-running radio, and later, TV program provided a weekly countdown of the most popular songs, as measured by record and sheet music sales. These were the song hits of 75 years ago.


Playlist

Oh, what it seemed to be — Frankie Carle

Full moon and empty arms — Frank Sinatra

They say it’s wonderful —Merman/Middleton

Sioux City Sue — Bing Crosby

Prisoner of love — Perry Como

Shoo fly pie and apple pan dowdy — Stan Kenton

Laughing on the outside — Dinah Shore

All through the day — Les Brown

The gypsy — Ink Spots

I don’t know enough about you — Peggy Lee

Come rain or come shine — Margaret Whiting

I got the sun in the morning — Artie Shaw

Doin’ what comes natur'lly — Dinah Shore

Surrender — Woody Herman

Five minutes more — Tex Beneke

Swingin’ down the lane — Frankie Avalon


(Date indicates when program is first available to stations. Actual broadcast typically follows within ten days.)