The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Hits, 9th Edition
This is an exhaustive resource of up-to-date chart information on every artist and song to hit the Top 40 on Billboard's pop singles charts since 1955. It is fully revised and expanded to include all the Billboard Top 40 hits and chart data up until 2009. This is the 9th edition of one of Billboard Books' backlist bestsellers, fully revised and expanded to encompass all the Billboard Top 40 hits and chart data from the years 1955 to 2009. It is an exhaustive resource of up-to-date chart information and includes not just America's most popular songs in a quick, easy-to-read guide, but also biographical information on the artists, lists of record holders, top artists by decade and much more.
- Paperback | 984 pages
- 177.8 x 231.14 x 48.26mm | 1,406.13g
- 11 Nov 2010
- Watson-Guptill Publications
- Billboard Books,U.S.
- New York, United States
- 9th Revised edition
- b/w throughout
About Joel Whitburn
Joel Whitburn is the leading authority on charted music and began collecting records in the 1950s, filing each one according to the position it reached on Billboards charts. He went on to publish this information and his business, Record Research, was born. Today, he leads a team of chart researchers from his home base in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin.