Changes at the Top

Changes at the Top

It was another interesting week on the March 23rd Surf Countdown and one that resulted in a new #1 song for the first time in 4 weeks. Jim Quick and Coastline topped this week’s chart with “Cleaning Windows” which jumped 16 spots from last week to edge out Lesa...
Top 2 – 3 Weeks in a Row

Top 2 – 3 Weeks in a Row

Once again it was another interesting week on the Surf Countdown, with lots of movement within the top 25 songs of the week. While many songs moved up or down within the chart, the top two spots on the March 9th Surf Countdown went unchanged for the 3rd week in a row....
Quoting Heraclitus of Ephasus

Quoting Heraclitus of Ephasus

The words of Greek philosopher Heraclitus “Change is the only constant in life” continue to be the theme each week with the Surf Countdown.  It was another active week on the chart which I attribute to the massive amount of participants taking the time to let their...
Is it like March Madness?

Is it like March Madness?

I am beginning to think the Surf Countdown is similar to March Madness in that you never know what is going to happen on any given week. The February 16th Surf Countdown had a lot of shake ups and resulted in a new #1 song. Sylvia Johns Ritchie’s “Carolina Moon”...
Consistently Moving Up and Down

Consistently Moving Up and Down

This February 9th Surf Countdown remained consistent in the fact that there was a lot of movement both up and down the top 25 spots.  Jim Quick and Coastline hung on to the #1 position this week with “Cleaning Windows” and the largest leap came from Lesa Hudson with...
Chart Changes Every Week

Chart Changes Every Week

The Surf Countdown for February 2nd demonstrates the importance of weekly voting. If you compare to previous weeks, you can see how missing a week can make a huge difference in how the songs chart.  For some that are seeing this chart for the first time, I like to...