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THE SUPER SOUND SURVEY

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Survey courtesy Aaron Mintz

JANUARY 25, 1970

THIS                                     LAST
WEEK     TITLE        ARTIST             WEEK

 1 VENUS - SHOCKING BLUE -  3
 2 ARIZONA - MARK LINDSAY - 11
 3 JAM UP AND JELLY TIGHT - TOMMY ROE -  5
 4 RAINDROPS KEEP FALLIN' - B. J. THOMAS -  1
 5 EARLY IN THE MORNIN' - VANITY FARE -  6
 6 HOLLY HOLY - NEIL DIAMOND -  2
 7 EVIL WOMAN - THE CROW - 15
 8 JINGLE JANGLE - ARCHIES -  9
 9 I WANT YOU BACK - JACKSON 5 - 22
10 WHOLE LOTTA LOVE - LED ZEPPELIN -  7
11 WITHOUT LOVE - TOM JONES - 23
12 EVERYBODY IS A STAR/THANK YOU - SLY & FAMILY STONE - 37
13 NO TIME - GUESS WHO - 33
14 FANCY - BOBBI GENTRY - 13
15 WINTER WORLD OF LOVE - ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK - 19
16 WALKIN' IN THE RAIN - JAY & AMERICANS - 25
18 LA LA LA (IF I HAD YOU) - BOBBY SHERMAN - 14
17 SOMEDAY WE'LL BE TOGETHER - D.ROSS/SUPREMES -  4
19 ELI'S COMING - THREE DOG NIGHT -  8
20 BABY TAKE ME IN YOUR ARMS - JEFFERSON - 28
21 I'LL NEVER FALL IN LOVE AGAIN - DIONNE WARWICK - 29
22 UP ON CRIPPLE CREEK - THE BAND - 12
23 COME SATURDAY MORNIN' - SANDPIPERS - 31
24 DON'T CRY DADDY - ELVIS PRESLEY - 10
25 NA NA HEY HEY KISS HIM GOODBYE - THE STEAM - 17
26 TROUBLE MAKER - LEE HAZELWOOD - 27
27 SHE TOMMY - JAMES/SHONDELLS - 16
28 WALK A MILE IN MY SHOES - JOE SOUTH - 39
29 WONDERFUL WORLD, BEAUTIFUL PEOPLE - JIMMY CLIFF - 18
30 BLOWING AWAY - 5TH DIMENSION - 38
31 MIDNIGHT COWBOY - FERRANTE & TEICHER - 20
32 TRACES/MEMORIES MEDLEY - LETTERMEN - 34
33 LEAVIN' ON A JET PLANE - PETER PAUL & MARY - 21
34 COLD TURKEY - PLASTIC ONO BAND - 32
35 LET'S WORK TOGETHER - WILBERT HARRISON - 36
36 HONEY COME BACK - GLEN CAMPBELL - 40
37 MONSTER - STEPPENWOLF - 35
38 HOLD ON - THE RASCALS - PP
39 HOW CAN I FORGET YOU - MARVIN GAYE - PP
40 HEY THERE LONELY GIRL - EDDIE HOLMAN - PP

NEW WPTR POWER PROSPECTS

TRAVELLIN' BAND - CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL
MA-BELLE-AMIE - TEE SET
LU - PEGGY LIPTON
IF I WERE A CARPENTER - JOHNNY CASH/JUNE CARTER
SHE LETS HER HAIR DOWN - THE TOKENS
SAVE THE COUNTRY - THELMA HOUSTON
THE RAPPER - JAGGERY
DIDN'T I BLOW YOUR MIND - THE DELFONICS
OH, WHAT A DAY - THE DELLS
IF I NEVER KNEW YOUR NAME - VIC DANA
THE THRILL IS GONE - B. B. KING
TONIGHT I'LL SAY A PRAYER - EYDIE GORME
RAINY NIGHT IN GEORGIA - BROOK BENTON
LOOK-KA-PY-PY - THE METERS
WON'T FIND BETTER - THE NEW HOPE
GIVE ME JUST A LITTLE MORE TIME - CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD
BREAKING UP IS HARD TO DO - LENNY WELCH
PSYCHEDELIC SHACK - THE TEMPTATIONS
THEN SHE'S A LOVER - RAY CLARKE
OH ME OH MY - LULU
I'VE GOTTA MAKE YOU LOVE ME - THE STEAM
EVIL WAYS - SANTANA

NEW WPTR POWER PICK
TRAVELLIN' BAND - CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL

NEW WPTR POWER ALBUM
AMERICAN WOMAN - GUESS WHO

THE WPTR SUPER SOUND SURVEY REPRESENTS THE RELATIVE POPULARITY
OF RECORDS IN THE QUAD-CITY AREA CONDITIONED BY SUCH FACTORS AS
LISTENER REQUESTS, LOCAL RECORD SALES AND INDUSTRY TABULATION.

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