Global Charts
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Global Single Chart
60 years ago
the most popular tracks worldwide
according to the national single charts
dated to April 1, 1961
compiled and provided by

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1 / 5
week 5
Surrender - Elvis Presley
RCA - 2 weeks at No.1
2 / 7
week 3
Wooden Heart - Elvis Presley
RCA
4 / 3
week 5
Walk Right Back - Everly Brothers
Warner Bros.
6 / 4
week 6
Pony Time - Chubby Checker
Parkway
3 / 1
week 6
Ebony Eyes - Everly Brothers
Warner Bros.
9 / -
week 2
Apache - Jorgen Ingmann & His Guitar
Metronome / Atco
5 / 2
week 5
Wheels - String-A-Longs
Warwick
7 / 6
week 19
Are You Lonesome Tonight? - Elvis Presley
RCA
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Scepter
8 / 9
week 3
Where The Boys Are - Connie Francis
MGM
 

"Surrender" was released in on February 7, 1961 as an adaption, written by Doc Pomus and Mort Shuman, to the music of a 1902 Neopolitan ballad by Giambattista and Ernesto De Durtis entitled "Torna A Surriento". The song was another no.1 smash for Elvis Presley in the United States and United Kingdom, furthermore a no.1 hit in Belgium, no.2 in Italy and Norway, no.3 in the Netherlands, no.6 in Germany.

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