WPTR

THE SUPER SOUND SURVEY

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Survey courtesy Aaron Mintz

JULY 27, 1969

THIS                                     LAST
WEEK     TITLE        ARTIST             WEEK

 1 IN THE YEAR 2525 - ZAGER & EVANS -  1
 2 ONE - 3 DOG NIGHT -  2
 3 LAY LADY, LAY - B0B DYLAN -  3
 4 MY CHERIE AMOUR - STEVIE WONDER -  6
 5 WELCOME ME, LOVE - BROOKLYN BRIDGE -  4
 6 WHAT DOES IT TAKE - JR.WALKER & ALL STARS - 22
 7 I TURNED YOU ON - ISLEY BROS. - 10
 8 BABY, I LOvE YOU - ANDY KIM - 19
 9 HONKY TONK WOMAN - ROLLING STONES - 35
10 LAUGHING - THE GUESS WHO - 36
11 I'D WAIT A MILLION YEARS - GRASSROOTS - 12
12 MY PLEDGE OF LOVE - JOE JEFFREY GROUP - 13
13 QUENTIN S THEME - CHAS.RANDOLPH GREAN -  5
14 SPINNING WHEEL - BLOOD, SWEAT & TEARS -  7
15 POPCORN - JAMES BROWN - --
16 SWEET CAROLINE - NEIL DIAMOND - 18
17 RECONSIDER ME - JOHNNY ADAMS - 23
18 GOOD MORNING STARSHINE - OLIVER -  9
19 YESTERDAY WHEN I WAS YOUNG - ROY CLARK - 11
20 CRYSTAL BLUE PERSUASION - T.JAMES/SHONDELLS -  8
21 GOOD OLD ROCK & ROLL - CAT MOTHER/NEWSBOYS - 15
22 RUBY, DON'T TAKE YOUR LOVE TO TOWN - 1ST EDITION - 38
23 COLOR HIM FATHER - THE WINSTONS - 14
24 AN OLD MANS SWEETHEART - CANDI STATON - 16
25 GET TOGETHER - THE YOUNG BLOODS - 40
26 LET ME - PAUL REVERE/RAIDERS - 17
27 TOO BUSY THINKING ABOUT MY BABY - MARVIN GAYE - 21
28 GIVE PEACE A CHANCE  PLASTIC ONO BAND - PP
29 BAD MOON RISING/LODI - CREEDENCE CLEARWATER - 20
30 BALLAD OF JOHN & YOKO - THE BEATLES - 26
31 ABRAHAM, MARTIN & JOHN - MOMS MABLEY - 33
32 WORKING ON A GROOVEY THING - 5TH DIMENSION - 37
33 HUMMIN - THE MAJIC SHIP - 39
34 MOON FLIGHT - VIK VENUS YOUR MAIN MOON MAN - 30
35 I'LL NEVER FALL IN LOVE AGAIN - TOM JONES - PP
36 ALONG CAME JONES - RAY STEVENS - PP
37 THE PROPHECY - THE COWSILLS - 25
38 TRUE GRIT - GLEN CAMPBELL - FPP
39 PUT A LITTLE LOVE IN YOUR HEART - J.DeSHANNON - PP
40 A BOY NAMED SUE - JOHNNY CASH - PP

NEW WPTR POWER PROSPECTS

COMMOTION - CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL
GOO GOO BARABAJAGAL - DONOVAN
EASE BACK - THE METERS
CLEAN UP YOUR OWN BACK YARD - ELVIS PRESLEY
DON'T WAKE ME UP IN THE MORNING MICHAEL - PEPPERMINT RAINBOW
MARRAKESH EXPRESS - CROSBY, NASH& STILLS
ABERGAVENNY - SHANNON
YOUR HUSBAND, MY WIFE - BROOKLYN BRIDGE
POLK SALAD ANNIE - TONY JOE WHITE
GREEN RIVER - CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL
LOOK AT MINE - PETULA CLARK
MUDDY RIVER - JOHNNY RIVERS
YOUR GOOD THING - LOU RAWLS
WHERE DO I GO/BE-IN - THE HAPPENINGS
JACK & JILL - TOMMY ROE
AIN'T IT LIKE HIM - EDWIN HAWKINS SINGERS
DOGGONE RIGHT - SMOKEY ROBINSON/MIRACLES
I'M FREE - THE WHO
LIVE AND LEARN - ANDY WILLIAMS
KEEM-OSABE - ELECTRIC INDIAN

NEW WPTR POWER PICK

COMMOTION - CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL

NEW WPTR POWER ALBUM

2525 - ZAGER & EVANS

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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