THE TORNADOS  SPENT  59 WEEKS  IN  THE CHARTS: UK
TELSTAR DECCA F11494  NO.1 ON THE  30TH OF  AUGUST 1962  SPENT  25 WEEKS  IN THE CHARTS KNOCKING OFF ELVIS  "SHE'S NOT YOU"
GLOBETROTTER- 10TH JANUARY  1963  DECCA F 11562   REACHED  NO.5  AND SPENT 11 WEEKS IN THE CHARTS
ROBOT DECCA F11606  ENTERED..21ST  MARCH 1963  AND SPENT 12 WEEKS IN THE  CHARTS
THE ICE  CREAM MAN.DECCA F11662  ENTERED  6TH JUNE  1963  AND SPENT  9 WEEKS IN THE CHARTS
DRAGONFLY DECCA F11745 ENTERED  THE CHARTS  10TH OCTOBER 1963 AND  SPENT  2  WEEKS IN THE CHARTS
THESE  FACTS ARE ACCORDING  TO  THE GUINNESS  BRITISH  HIT  SINGLES  11TH EDITION
I HAVE SEEN  THE NME  CHARTS  THAT STATE EXODUS ENTERED  AT 51 THEN  DROPPED OUT  ALSO EARLY
HEINZ:  ALSO  SAW  CHART  ACTION AND WAS  NOT THE  ONE  HIT  WONDER  MANY PEOPLE  SUPPOSE
JUST LIKE EDDIE   DECCA F11693  ENTERED OM 8TH AUGUST 1963  GOT  TO NO.5  AND SPENT  15 WEEKS IN THE CHARTS
COUNTRY BOY  DECCA F11768  ENTERED  28TH NOVEMBER 1963  REACHED NO.26  AND  SPENT 9 WEEKS IN THE CHARTS
YOU WERE THERE DECCA F11831  REACHED ALSO NO.26  AND SPENT  9 WEEKS IN THE CHARTS
QUESTIONS I CAN'T ANSWER COLUMBIA  DB 7374 REACHED 39  AND SPENT  2 WEEKS IN THE CHARTS
DIGGIN' MY  POTATOES  COLUMBIA  DB 7482  REACHED 49  WITH ONE WEEK ON THE CHARTS
THIS  MADE A  TOTAL  OF  35  WEEKS  HEINZ  SPENT  IN THE CHARTS FACTS FROM SAME  SOURCE..
then there is the american  charts  no.1  for  3  weeks however what is not  readily  known is  "Telstar" also made  No.5  on the  Black R&B  charts  as well at the same time
Chart (1962)↓ Peak
position↓
UK Singles Chart6 1
Belgian Singles Chart 1
Dutch Singles Chart7 3
German Singles Chart8 6
Irish Singles Chart9 1
Norwegian Singles Chart10 3
South African Singles Chart 1
US Billboard Pop Singles11 1
US Billboard Black Singles11 5
Telstar sold  enormously around  the world.above  is some of the  positions  it reached.. small figures indicate no of weeks spent in the charts sold  enormously around  the world.above  is some of the  positions  it reached.. small figures indicate no of weeks spent in the charts
Ridin' The Wind  also made  no 63  in the  USA  Charts