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1. On top of the UK chart this week was American singer-songwriter Jimmy Jones. The song was released as a single 21 years later by UK band Showaddywaddy. What was the name of the song?
2. At number two was one of the UK's most prolific hit-makers, Cliff Richard, with "Please Don't Tease", which later became his third UK chart-topper. What was the name of his backing band on this track?
3. At Number three was a song recorded by cockney singer Tommy Bruce, backed by The Bruisers, in the style of "Chantilly Lace" by The Big Bopper. Written by Fats Waller, the song had been a hit in 1956 when released by Johnnie Ray. What was the title of the song?
4. At number four this week was "Shakin' All Over", a rhythm and blues number which would go on to the top the charts in August. It was performed by a band as famous for their stage appearance as for their music. Who were they?
5. At number five was a version of a song written during the American Civil War. Adam Faith had his fourth UK top ten hit with this song - what was it?
6. At number six was another Cockney singer with a comedy song "What A Mouth (What A North and South)". Who was the singer?
7. At number seven was a double A-side, "Mama" and "Robot Man" ("Mama" and "Teddy" in the USA), recorded by a singer who had already had a string of hits in the late 50s. Who was the singer?
8. At number eight was one of Eddie Cochran's most popular songs, which topped the UK charts several months after Eddie was killed in Chippenham, Wiltshire, when a taxi's tyre blew and it crashed into a lamp-post. Oddly the song was not a hit in the USA. Name the song.
9. At number nine was a version of a Bahamian folk song about the sloop John B; this version was called "I Wanna Go Home (The Wreck Of The John B)" and was released by a singer who had been one of the founders of the UK skiffle movement and had had 13 UK hits by 1960. Who was he?
10. At number ten was a song by Michael Cox, who had only one other very minor hit before he left the music business to concentrate on acting. Written by John D Loudermilk, the song was a hit in the USA for another one-hit wonder, Johnny Ferguson. The song's title is the name of the actress who played Esmerelda Villalobos, Butch's cab driver in "Pulp Fiction". Name the song.
Source: Author Bazingstoke
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