WPTR

THE SUPER SOUND SURVEY

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Survey courtesy Aaron Mintz

APRIL 13, 1969

THIS                                     LAST
WEEK     TITLE        ARTIST             WEEK

  1 AQUARIUS/LET THE SUNSHINE IN - 5TH DIMENSION -  1
 2 YOU MADE ME SO VERY HAPPY - BLOOD, SWEAT & TEARS -  3
 3 ONLY THE STRONG SURVIVE - JERRY BUTLER -  6
 4 GALVESTON GLEN CAMPBELL -  5
 5 HAWAII FIVE O - THE VENTURES - 12
 6 TWENTY FIVE MILES - EDWIN STARR -  7
 7 DON'T GIVE IN TO HIM - G.PUCKETT/UNION GAP -  4
 8 IT'S YOUR THING - ISLEY BROS. - 36
 9 HAIR - COWSILLS -  2
10 BROTHER LOVES TRAVELLING SALVATION SHOW - NEIL DIAMOND - 14
11 DIZZY - TOMMY ROE -  9
12 SNATCHING IT BACK - CLARENCE CARTER - 10
13 MINI SKIRT MINI - WILSON PICKETT - 26
14 PROUD MARY - CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL -  8
15 I CAN HEAR MUSIC - BEACH BOYS - 17
16 IS IT SOMETHING YOU GOT - TYRONE DAVIS - 21
17 ROCK ME - STEPPENWOLF - 11
18 SWEET CHERRY WINE - T. JAMES/SHONDELLS - 29
19 MR. SUN, MR. MOON - PAUL REVERE/RAIDERS - 13
20 TRACES - CLASSICS IV - 15
21 THE LETTER - ARBORS - 25
22 WHEN HE TOUCHES ME - PEACHES & HERB - 16
23 GIMME GIMME GOOD LOVIN' - CRAZY ELEPHANT - 30
24 SOUL EXPERIENCE - IRON BUTTERFLY - 19
25 RUN AWAY CHILD - TEMPTATIONS - 18
26 BLESSED IS THE RAIN - BROOKLYN BRIDGE - 20
27 THE FIRST OF MAY - BEE GEES - 32
28 TIME OF THE SEASON - ZOMBIES - 22
29 DON'T TOUCH ME - BETTYE SWANN - 38
30 INDIAN GIVER - 1910 FRUITGUM CO. - 23
31 TO KNOW YOU IS TO LOVE YOU - BOBBY VINTON - FPP
32 I'LL TRY SOMETHING NEW - SUPREMES/TEMPTATIONS - 28
33 WISHFUL SINFUL - THE DOORS - 37
34 IT'S ONLY LOVE - B.J. THOMAS - 40
35 MY WAY - FRANK SINATRA - PP
36 MERCY - OHIO EXPRESS - PP
37 THE BOXER - SIMON & GARFUNKEL - PP
38 YOU GAVE ME A MOUNTAIN - FRANKIE LAINE - 24
39 TRY A LITTLE TENDERNESS - 3 DOG NIGHT - 35
40 THESE EYES - THE GUESS WHO - PP

NEW WPTR POWER PROSPECTS

EARTH ANGEL - THE VOGUES
THE COMPOSER - DIANA ROSS & SUPREMES
DO YOUR THING - THE WATTS BAND
CHOKIN' KIND - JOE SIMON
TIME IS TIGHT BOOKER - T & M.G.'s
IN THE BAD, BAD OLD DAYS - THE FOUNDATIONS
PLAYGIRL - THE PROPHETS
HAPPY HEART - ANDY WILLIAMS
ATLANTIS - DONOVAN
MEMORIES - ELVIS PRESLEY
PIN BALL WIZARD - THE WHO
WHEN YOU DANCE - JAY & AMERICANS
LOVE - THE MERCY
MORE THAN YESTERDAY - SPIRAL STAIRCASE
NOTHING BUT A HEARTACHE - THE FLIRTATIONS
IN THE STILL OF THE NIGHT - PAUL ANKA
GOODBYE - MARY HOPKIN
YOU CAME, YOU SAW, YOU CONQUERED - THE RONETTES
THE RIVER IS WIDE - GRASS ROOTS
GITARZAN - RAY STEVENS

NEW WPTR POWER PICK

EARTH ANGEL - THE VOGUES

NEW WPTR POWER ALBUM

DIZZY - TOMMY ROE

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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