1956

1 Elvis Presley Heartbreak Hotel
2 Elvis Presley Don’t Be Cruel
3 Nelson Riddle Lisbon Antigua
4 The Platters My Prayer
5 Gogi Grant The Wayward Wind
6 Les Baxter The Poor People of Paris
7 Doris Day Que Sera, Sera (Whatever Will Be, Will Be)
8 Elvis Presley Hound Dog
9 Dean Martin Memories Are Made of This
10 Kay Starr (The) Rock and Roll Waltz
11 Morris Stoloff Moonglow & Theme from Picnic
12 The Platters The Great Pretender
13 Pat Boone I Almost Lost My Mind
14 Elvis Presley I Want You, I Need You, I Love You
15 Elvis Presley Love Me Tender
16 Perry Como Hot Diggity (Dog Ziggity Boom)
17 Eddie Heywood & Hugo Winterhalter Canadian Sunset
18 Carl Perkins Blue Suede Shoes
19 Jim Lowe Green Door
20 The Four Lads No, Not Much
21 Bill Doggett Honky Tonk
22 Tennessee Ernie Ford Sixteen Tons
23 Johnnie Ray Just Walkin’ in the Rain
24 Patti Page Allegheny Moon
25 Fats Domino I’m in Love Again
26 Patience and Prudence Tonight You Belong to Me
27 Gene Vincent Be-Bop-A-Lula
28 Frankie Lymon and the Teenagers Why Do Fools Fall in Love
29 The Four Lads Standing on the Corner
30 Buchanan & Goodman The Flying Saucer
31 George Cates Moonglow & Theme from Picnic
32 Cathy Carr Ivory Tower
33 Bill Haley & His Comets See You Later Alligator
34 Pat Boone I’ll Be Home
35 Vic Damone On the Street Where You Live
36 The Platters (You’ve Got) The Magic Touch
37 The Chordettes Born to Be with You
38 Don Cherry Band of Gold
39 Perry Como More
40 Guy Mitchell Singing the Blues
41 Fats Domino Blueberry Hill
42 Sanford Clark The Fool
43 Don Robertson The Happy Whistler
44 Bing Crosby & Grace Kelly True Love
45 Little Richard Long Tall Sally
46 Teresa Brewer A Sweet Old Fashioned Girl
47 Nervous Norvus Transfusion
48 The Ames Brothers It Only Hurts for a Little While
49 Teresa Brewer A Tear Fell
50 Lonnie Donegan Rock Island Line