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April In Portugal - Les Baxter   (#2)  (instrumental)
April In Portugal - Vic Damone   (#10)
Baby Baby Baby - Teresa Brewer   (#12)
Baubles, Bangles, and Beads - Peggy Lee   (#30)
Caravan - Ralph Marterie   (#6)
C'est Si Bon (It's So Good) - Eartha Kitt   (#8)
Changing Partners - Patti Page   (#3)
Christmas Dragnet (Parts 1 & 2) - Stan Freberg   (#13)
Crazy, Man, Crazy - Bill Haley & His Comets   (#12)
Crying In the Chapel - The Orioles   (#11)
Dancin' With Someone (Longin' For You) - Teresa Brewer   (#17)
Dennis the Menace - Rosemary Clooney and Jimmy Boyd   (#25)
The Doggie in the Window - Patti Page   (#1)
Don't Let the Stars Get In Your Eyes - Perry Como   (#1)
Don't Take Your Love From Me - The Three Suns   (# 21)
Dragnet - Ray Anthony & His Orchestra   (#2)  (instrumental)
Ebb Tide - Frank Chacksfield & His Orchestra   (#2)  (instrumental)
The Gang That Sang "Heart Of My Heart" - The Four Aces featuring Al Alberts   (#7)
(The Gang That Sang) "Heart of My Heart" - Don Cornell, Alan Dale & Johnny Desmond   (#10)
Hi-lili Hi-lo - Leslie Caron and Mel Ferrer   (#30)
I Believe - Frankie Laine   (#2)
I Confess - Perry Como   (#17)
I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter - Connee Boswell   (#29)
I'm Walking Behind You - Eddie Fisher   (#1)
I've Got the World On A String - Frank Sinatra   (#14)
If I Had A Penny - Rosemary Clooney   (#26)
In The Mood - Johnny Maddox   (#16)
Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall - Teresa Brewer   (#23)
Istanbul (Not Constantinople) - The Four Lads   (#10)
The Jones Boy - The Mills Brothers   (#15)
Keep It Gay - Perry Como   (#30)
Little Blue Riding Hood - Stan Freberg   (#9)
(Mama) He Treats Your Daughter Mean - Ruth Brown   (#23)
Marie - The Four Tunes   (#13)
The Most Beautiful Girl In The World - Tommy Dorsey   (#21)
My One and Only Heart - Perry Como   (#11)
No Other Love - Perry Como   (#1)
No Moon At All - The Ames Brothers with Les Brown   (#21)
Oh Happy Day - Lawrence Welk Orchestra with vocal by Larry Hopper   (#5)
O Mein Papa (Oh! My Papa) - Ray Anthony & His Orchestra   (#15)
Oh! My Papa (O Mein Papa) - Eddie Fisher   (#4)
Oh, Mein Papa (Oh! My Papa) - Eddie Calvert   (#6)
P.S. I Love You - The Hilltoppers   (#4)
Pa-Paya Mama - Perry Como   (#11)
Pretend - Nat "King" Cole   (#2)
Rags to Riches - Tony Bennett   (#1)
Ricochet (Rick-O-Shay) - Teresa Brewer   (#2)
Ruby - Richard Hayman & His Orchestra   (#3)  (instrumental)
Santa Baby - Eartha Kitt   (#4)
Say You're Mine Again - Perry Como   (#3)
She Wears Red Feathers - Guy Mitchell   (#19)
Sleep - Les Paul   (#21)
The Song From Moulin Rouge (Where Is Your Heart) - Percy Faith & His Orchestra   (#1)
South of the Border (Down Mexico Way) - Frank Sinatra   (#18)
St. George and the Dragonet - Stan Freberg   (#1)
Stranger In Paradise - Tony Bennett   (#2)
That's Amore - Dean Martin   (#2)
The Typewriter - Leroy Anderson & His "Pops" Concert Orchestra   (#1)  (instrumental)
Vaya Con Dios (May God Be with You) - Les Paul & Mary Ford   (#1)
Who Kissed Me Last Night? - Rosemary Clooney   (#23)
Wild Horses - Perry Como   (#6)
Woman - Johnny Desmond   (#9)
You Alone - Perry Como   (#9)
You You You - The Ames Brothers   (#1)
You'll Never Know - Rosemary Clooney   (#18)