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THE SUPER SOUND SURVEY

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Survey courtesy Aaron Mintz

FEBRUARY 23, 1969

THIS                                     LAST
WEEK     TITLE        ARTIST             WEEK

 1 THIS MAGIC MOMENT - JAY & AMERICANS -  3
 2 TIME OF THE SEASON - ZOMBIES - 15
 3 CAN I CHANGE MY MIND - TYRONE DAVIS -  1
 4 CINNAMON - DEREK -  2
 5 BUT YOU KNOW I LOVE YOU - FIRST EDITION - 13
 6 I'M LIVING IN SHAME - D. ROSS & SUPREMES - 12
 7 I'VE GOTTA BE ME - SAMMY DAVIS, JR. - 18
 8 CRIMSON & CLOVER - T. JAMES & SHONDELLS -  5
 9 INDIAN GIVER - 1910 FRUITGUM CO. - 17
10 DIZZY - TOMMY ROE - 30
11 YOU SHOWED ME - THE TURTLES - 11
12 NOT ON THE OUTSIDE - THE MOMENTS -  9
13 TAKE CARE OF YOUR HOMEWORK - JOHNNIE TAYLOR - 16
14 RUN AWAY CHILD - TEMPTATIONS - 39
15 YOU GAVE ME A MOUNTAIN - FRANKIE LAINE - 31
16 WORST THAT COULD HAPPEN - BROOKLYN BRIDGE -  6
17 BABY BABY DON'T CRY - S. ROBINSON & MIRACLES -  8
18 MR. SUN, MR. MOON - PAUL REVERE & RAIDERS - 40
19 THIS GIRL'S IN LOVE WITH YOU - DIONNE WARWICK - 23
20 SHE'S NOT THERE - ROAD - 7
21 TOUCH ME - THE DOORS - 4
22 EVERYDAY PEOPLE - SLY & FAMILY STONE - 22
23 PROUD MARY - CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REV. - 28
24 TRACES - CLASSICS IV - 36
25 SWEET CREAM LADIES - THE BOX TOPS - 10
26 HOOKED ON A FEELING - B.J. THOMAS - 14
27 GIVE IT UP - JAMES BROWN - 37
28 TO SUSAN ON THE WEST COAST WAITING - DONOVAN - 29
29 BUILD ME UP BUTTERCUP - FOUNDATIONS - 32
30 HOT SMOKE & SASSAFRASS - BUBBLE PUPPY - 34
31 I'M GONNA MAKE YOU LOVE ME - SUPREMES & TEMPTATIONS - 20
32 CROSSROADS - THE CREAM - 33
33 GAMES PEOPLE PLAY - JOE SOUTH - 38
34 I HEARD IT THROUGH THE GRAPEVINE - M. GAYE - 19
35 WOMAN HELPING MAN - THE VOGUES - 35
36 TEARDROP CITY - THE MONKEES - PP
37 MY WHOLE WORLD ENDED - DAVID RUFFIN - PP
38 THERE'LL COME A TIME - BETTY EVERETT - PP
39 HEAVEN - THE RASCALS - FPP
40 THE WEIGHT - ARETHA FRANKLIN - PP


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GALVESTON - GLEN CAMPBELL
MAYBE TOMORROW - THE IVEYS
BACK DOOR MAN - DEREK
LOVIN' THINGS - THE GRASSROOTS
GOOD LOVIN' AIN'T EASY TO COME BY - MARVIN & TAMMY
SOUL SHAKE - PEGGY & JO JO
MENDOCINO - SIR DOUGLAS QUINTET
SWEETER THAN SUGAR - THE OHIO EXPRESS
ANYTHING YOU CHOOSE - SPANKY & OUR GANG
WHAT'S WRONG WITH MY WORLD - RONNIE DOVE
HONEY - D.C. SMITH
BROTHER LOVES TRAVELING SALVATION SHOWS - NEIL DIAMOND
ROCK ME - STEPPENWOLF
DON'T FORGET ABOUT ME - DUSTY SPRINGFIELD
I GOT A LINE ON YOU - SPIRIT
CLOUD NINE - MONGO SANTAMARIA
SOME DAY SOON - JUDY COLLINS
GLAD SHE'S A WOMAN - BOBBY GOLDSBORO
THE LETTER - ARBORS
FORGOT TO BE YOUR LOVER - WILLIAM BELL

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GALVESTON - GLEN CAMPBELL

NEW WPTR POWER ALBUM

GOODNIGHT MY LOVE - PAUL ANKA

THE WPTR SUPER SOUND SURVEY REPRESENTS THE RELETIVE 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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