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THE SUPER SOUND SURVEY

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Survey courtesy Aaron Mintz

JULY 20, 1969

THIS                                     LAST
WEEK     TITLE        ARTIST             WEEK

 1 IN THE YEAR 2525 - ZAGER & EVANS -  4
 2 ONE - 3 DOG NIGHT -  1
 3 LAY LADY, LAY - B0B DYLAN -  8
 4 WELCOME ME, LOVE - BROOKLYN BRIDGE -  2
 5 QUENTIN'S THEME - CHAS.RANDOLPH GREAN -  7
 6 MY CHERIE AMOUR - STEVIE WONDER - 12
 7 SPINNING WHEEL - BLOOD, SWEAT & TEARS -  6
 8 CRYSTAL BLUE PERSUASION - T.JAMES/SHONDELLS -  3
 9 GOOD MORNING STARSHINE - OLIVER -  9
10 I TURNED YOU ON - ISLEY BROS. - 10
11 YESTERDAY, WHEN I WAS YOUNG - ROY CLARK - 20
12 1'D WAIT A MILLION YEARS - GRASS ROOTS - 25
13 MY PLEDGE OF LOVE - JOE JEFFREY GROUP - 15
14 COLOR HIM FATHER - THE WINSTONS - 11
15 GOOD OLD ROCK & ROLL - CAT MOTHER/NEWSBOYS - 18
16 AN OLD MANS SWEETHEART - CANDI STATON - 16
17 LET ME - PAUL REVERE & RAIDERS - 17
18 SWEET CAROLINE - NEIL DIAMOND - 23
19 BABY I LOVE YOU - ANDY KIM - 27
20 BAD MOON RISING/LODI - CREEDENCE CLEARWATER - 13
21 TOO BUSY THINKING ABOUT MY BABY - MARVIN GAYE - 14
22 WHAT DOES IT TAKE - JR.WALKER & ALL STARS - 31
23 RECONSIDER ME - JOHNNY ADAMS - 37
24 WITH PEN IN HAND - VIKKI CARR - 19
25 THE PROPHECY - THE COWSILLS - 29
26 BALLAD OF JOHN & YOKO - THE BEATLES - 21
27 THEME FROM ROMEO & JULIET - HENRY MANCINI - 24
28 MOODY WOMAN - JERRY BUTLER - 26
29 THEME FROM A SUMMER PLACE - THE VENTURES - 28
30 MOON FLIGHT - VIK VENUS,YOUR MAIN MOON MAN - 36
31 GRAZIN IN THE GRASS - FRIENDS OF DISTINCTION - 22
32 MOMENTS TO REMEMBER - THE VOGUES - 30
33 ABRAHAM MARTIN & JOHN - MOMS MABLEY - 40
34 HURT SO BAD - THE LETTERMEN - 39
35 HONKY TONK WOMAN - ROLLING STONES - PP
36 LAUGHING - THE GUESS WHO - PP
37 WORKING ON A GROOVEY THING - 5TH DIMENSION - PP
38 RUBY DON'T TAKE YOUR LOVE TO TOWN - 1ST EDITION - PP
39 HUMMIN' - THE MAJIC SHIP - PP
40 GET TOGETHER T- HE YOUNG BLOODS - PP

NEW WPTR POWER PROSPECTS

GOO GOO BARABAJAGAL - DONOVAN
TRUE GRIT - GLEN CAMPBELL
ABERGAVENNY - SHANNON
CHOICE OF COLORS - IMPRESSIONS
ALONG CAME JONES - RAY STEVENS
PUT A LITTLE LOVE IN YOUR HEART - JACKIE DeSHANNON
CLEAN UP YOUR OWN BACK YARD - ELVIS PRESLEY
BREAK AWAY - THE BEACH BOYS
POLK SALAD ANNIE - TONY JOE WHITE
WHERE DO I GO/BE-IN - THE HAPPENINGS
DAYS OF SAND & SHOVELS - BOBBY VINTON
MUDDY RIVER - JOHNNY RIVERS
DON'T WAKE ME UP - PEPPERMINT RAINBOW
I'LL NEVER FALL IN LOVE AGAIN - TOM JONES
JACK & JILL - TOMMY ROE
IT'S GETTING BETTER - MAMA CASS
DOGGONE RIGHT - SMOKEY ROBINSON
YOUR HUSBAND, MY WIFE - BROOKLYN BRIDGE
A BOY NAMED SUE - JOHNNY CASH
EASE BACK - THE METERS

NEW WPTR POWER PICK

GOO GOO BARABAJAGAL - DONOVAN

NEW WPTR POWER ALBUM

YESTERDAY WHEN I WAS YOUNG - ROY CLARK

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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