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THE SUPER SOUND SURVEY

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Survey courtesy Aaron Mintz

APRIL 20, 1969

THIS                                     LAST
WEEK     TITLE        ARTIST             WEEK

  1 AQUARIUS/LET THE SUNSHINE IN - 5TH DIMENSION -  1
 2 IT'S YOUR THING - ISLEY BROS. -  8
 3 HAWAII FIVE O - THE VENTURES -  5
 4 TWENTY FIVE MILES - EDWIN STARR -  6
 5 ONLY THE STRONG SURVIVE - JERRY BUTLER -  3
 6 YOU MADE ME SO HAPPY - BLOOD, SWEAT & TEARS -  2
 7 DON'T GIVE IN TO HIM - G.PUCKETT/UNION GAP -  7
 8 GALVESTON - GLEN CAMPBELL -  4
 9 HAIR - COWSILLS -  9
10 SWEET CHERRY WINE - T.JAMES/SHONDELLS - 18
11 GIMME GIMME GOOD LOVIN' - CRAZY ELEPHANT - 23
12 BROTHER LOVES TRAVELLING SALVATION SHOW - NEIL DIAMOND - 10
13 TO KNOW YOU IS TO LOVE YOU - BOBBY VINTON - 31
14 DIZZY - TOMMY ROE - 11
15 IS IT SOMETHING YOU GOT - TYRONE DAVIS - 16
16 I CAN HEAR MUSIC - BEACH BOYS - 15
17 MINI SKIRT MINI - WILSON PICKETT - 13
18 DON'T TOUCH ME - BETTYE SWANN - 29
19 THESE EYES - THE GUESS WHO - 40
20 SNATCHING IT BACK - CLARENCE CARTER - 12
21 MY WAY - FRANK SINATRA - 35
22 THE LETTER - ARBORS - 21
23 MERCY - OHIO EXPRESS - 36
24 PROUD MARY - CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL - 14
25 ROCK ME - STEPPENWOLF - 17
26 WISHFUL SINFUL - THE DOORS - 33
27 IT'S ONLY LOVE - B.J. THOMAS - 34
28 WHEN HE TOUCHES ME - PEACHES & HERB - 22
29 THE BOXER - SIMON & GARFUNKEL - 37
30 SOUL EXPERIENCE - IRON BUTTERFLY - 24
31 MR. SUN, MR. MOON - PAUL REVERE/RAIDERS - 19
32 HAPPY HEART - ANDY WILLIAMS - PP
33 DO YOUR THING WATTS' - 103RD ST BAND - PP
34 THE FIRST OF MAY - BEE GEES - 27
35 TRACES - CLASSICS IV - 20
36 CHOKIN' KIND - JOE SIMON - PP
37 GITARZAN - RAY STEVENS - PP
38 THE COMPOSER - DIANA ROSS & SUPREMES - FPP
39 TIME IS TIGHT - BOOKER T & M.G.'S - PP
40 YOU CAME, YOU SAW, YOU CONQUERED - RONETTES - PP

NEW WPTR POWER PROSPECTS

GET IT BACK - THE BEATLES
HEATHER HONEY - TOMMY ROE
PIN BALL WIZARD - THE WHO
I DON'T WANT NOBODY - JAMES BROWN
IN THE BAD, BAD OLD DAYS - THE FOUNDATIONS
EARTH ANGEL - THE VOGUES
SOMEDAY MAN - THE MONKEES
WHEN YOU DANCE - JAY & AMERICANS
STAND - SLY & FAMILY STONE
LOVE - MERCY
MORE TODAY THAN YESTERDAY - SPIRAL STAIRCASE
NOTHING BUT A HEARTACHE - THE FLIRTATIONS
GOODBYE - MARY HOPKIN
THE RIVER IS WIDE - THE GRASS ROOTS
MORNING GIRL - NEON PHILHARMONIC
GRAZIN' IN THE GRASS - THE FRIENDS OF DISTINCTIOI
SEATTLE - PERRY COMO
I CAN'T SEE MYSELF LEAVING YOU - ARETHA FRANKLIN
LOVE IS ALL I HAVE TO GIVE - THE CHECKMATES
SUPER LOVE - DAVID & THE GIANTS

NEW WPTR POWER PICK

GET IT BACK - THE BEATLES

NEW WPTR POWER ALBUM

TOGETHER - WATTS' 103RD STREET BAND

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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