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THE SUPER SOUND SURVEY

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Survey courtesy Aaron Mintz

JULY 13, 1969

THIS                                     LAST
WEEK     TITLE        ARTIST             WEEK

 1 ONE - 3 DOG NIGHT - 10
 2 WELCOME ME, LOVE - BROOKLYN BRIDGE -  4
 3 CRYSTAL BLUE PERSUASION - T.JAMES/SHONDELLS -  1
 4 IN THE YEAR 2525  ZAGER & EVANS - 15
 5 MOTHER POPCORN - JAMES BROWN - 25
 6 SPINNING WHEEL  BLOOD,SWEAT & TEARS -  5
 7 QUENTIN'S THEME - CHAS.RANDOLPH GREAN - 14
 8 LAY LADY LAY - BOB DYLAN - 17
 9 GOOD MORNING STARSHINE - OLIVER -  2
10 I TURNED YOU ON - ISLEY BROS, - 26
11 COLOR HIM FATHER - THE WINSTONS -  7
12 MY CHERIE AMOUR - STEVIE WONDER - 34
13 BAD MOON RISING/LODI - CREEDENCE CLEARWATER -  3
14 TOO BUSY THINKING ABOUT MY BABY - MARVIN GAYE - 11
15 MY PLEDGE OF LOVE - JOE JEFFREY GROUP 18
16 AN OLD MAN'S SWEETHEART - CANDI STATON - 35
17 LET ME - PAUL REVERE & RAIDERS - 12
18 GOOD OLD ROCK & ROLL - CAT MOTHER/NEWSBOYS - 22
19 WITH PEN IN HAND - VIKKI CARR -  8
20 YESTERDAY WHEN I WAS YOUNG - ROY CLARK - 24
21 BALLAD OF JOHN & YOKO - THE BEATLES -  9
22 GRAZIN' IN THE GRASS - FRIENDS OF DISTINCTION - 19
23 SWEET CAROLINE - NEIL DIAMOND -  28
24 THEME FROM ROMEO & JULIET - HENRY MANCINI -  6
25 I'D WAIT A MILLION YEARS - GRASS ROOTS - 37
26 MOODY WOMAN - JERRY BUTLER - 33
27 BABY I LOVE YOU - ANDY KIM - 39
28 THEME FROM A SUMMER PLACE - THE VENTURES - 29
29 THE PROPHECY - THE COWSILLS - 30
30 MOMENTS TO REMEMBER - THE VOGUES - 38
31 WHAT DOES IT TAKE - JR.WALKER & ALL STARS - PP
32 EVERYDAY WITH YOU GIRL - CLASSICS IV - 13
33 ISRAELITES - DESMOND DEKKER - 20
34 DON'T LET THE JONESES GET YOU DOWN - TEMPTATIONS - 21
35 GET BACK/DON'T LET ME DOWN - THE BEATLES - 27
36 MOON FLIGHT - VIK VENUS YOUR MAIN MOON MAN - 32
37 RECONSIDER ME - JOHNNY ADAMS - PP
38 THE FEELING IS RIGHT - CLARENCE CARTER - PP
39 HURTSO BAD - THE LETTERMEN - 40
40 ABRAHAM, MARTIN & JOHN - MOMS MABLEY PP

NEW WPTR POWER PROSPECTS

TRUE GRIT - GLEN CAMPBELL
LAUGHING - THE GUESS WHO
HONKY TONK WOMAN - ROLLING STONES
ABERGAVENNY - SHANNON
RUBY, DON'T TAKE YOUR LOVE TO TOWN - FIRST EDITION
WORKING ON A GROOVEY THING - 5TH DIMENSION
DAYS OF SAND & SHOVELS - BOBBY VINTON
CHOICE OF COLORS - IMPRESSIONS
DOGGONE RIGHT - SMOKEY ROBINSON & MIRACLES
IT'S GETTING BETTER - MAMA CASS
ALONG CAME JONES - RAY STEVENS
PUT A LITTLE LOVE IN YOUR HEART - JACKIE deSHANNON
I'LL NEVER FALL IN LOVE AGAIN - TOM JONES
CLEAN UP YOUR OWN BACK YARD - ELVIS PRESLEY
BREAK AWAY - BEACH BOYS
DON'T WAKE ME UP IN THE MORNING MICHAEL - PEEPERMINT RAINBOW (PEPPERMINT)
WHERE DO I GO/BE-IN - THE HAPPENINGS
THE LITTLE WOMAN - BOBBY SHERMAN
JACK & JILL - TOMMY ROE
YOUR HUSBAND, MY WIFE - BROOKLYN BRIDGE

NEW WPTR POWER PICK

TRUE GRIT - GLEN CAMPBELL

NEW WPTR POWER ALBUM

WARM - HERB ALPERT & TIJUANA BRASS

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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