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THE SUPER SOUND SURVEY

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Survey courtesy Aaron Mintz

AUGUST 17, 1969

THIS                                     LAST
WEEK     TITLE        ARTIST             WEEK

 1 HONKY TONK WOMAN ROLLING STONES -  3
 2 MY CHERIE AMOUR STEVIE WONDER -  1
 3 LAUGHING THE GUESS WHO -  5
 4 A BOY NAMED SUE JOHNNY CASH -  8
 5 HUMMIN' THE MAJIC SHIP - 20
 6 LAY LADY, LAY BOB DYLAN -  2
 7 GIVE PEACE A CHANCE PLASTIC ONO BAND - 21
 8 PUT A LITTLE LOVE IN YOUR HEART JACKIE DeSHANNON - 21
 9 I'LL NEVER FALL IN LOVE AGAIN TOM JONES - 10 
10 IN THE YEAR 2525 ZAGER & EVANS -  4
11 COMMOTION CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REV. - 37
12 CHOICE OF COLORS IMPRESSIONS - 34
13 GET TOGETHER THE YOUNG BLOODS - 16
14 RUBY, DON'T TAKE YOUR LOVE TO TOWN 1ST EDITION - 15
15 WORKING ON A GROOVEY THING 5TH DIMENSION - 18
16 RECONSIDER ME JOHNNY ADAMS -  7
17 BABY I LOVE YOU ANDY KIM - 12
18 MARRAKESH EXPRESS CROSBY NASH & STILLS - 26
19 I'D WAIT A MILLION YEARS GRASS ROOTS -  6
20 SWEET CAROLINE NEIL DIAMOND -  9
21 WHAT DOES IT TAKE JR.WALKER & ALL STARS - 13
22 TRUE GRIT GLEN CAMPBELL - 19
23 GOO GOO BARABAJAGAL DONOVAN - 33
24 YOUR HUSBAND. MY WIFE BROOKLYN BRIDGE - 36
25 YOUR GOOD THING LOU RAWLS - 40
26 ONE 3 DOG NIGHT - 11
27 WELCOME ME LOVE BROOKLYN BRIDGE - 14
28 YESTERDAY WHEN I WAS YOUNG ROY CLARK - 22
29 MUDDY RIVER JOHNNY RIVERS - 31
30 LITTLE WOMEN BOBBY SHERMAN - 38
31 MOTHER POP CORN JAMES BROWN - 23
32 I TURNED YOU ON ISLEY BROS. - 17
33 QUENTIN'S THEME CHAS.RANDOLPH GREAN - 27
34 MY PLEDGE OF LOVE JOE JEFFREY GROUP - 24
35 GOOD MORNING STARSHINE OLIVER - 30
36 ABERGAVENNY SHANNON - 39
37 HOT FUN IN THE SUMMERTIME SLY & FAMILY STONE - PP
38 SHARE YOUR LOVE WITH ME ARETHA FRANKLIN - PP
39 EASY TO BE HARD 3 DOG NIGHT - PP
40 KEEM-O-SABE ELECTRIC INDIAN - PP

NEW WPTR POWER PROSPECTS

THAT'S THE WAY LOVE IS - MARVIN GAYE
GREEN RIVER - CREEDENCE CLEARWATER
JEAN - OLIVER
THAT'S THE WAY GOD PLANNED IT - BILLY PRESTON
EASE BACK - THE METERS
I'M FREE - THE WHO
CHANGE OF HEART - THE CLASSICS IV
SIMPLE SONG OF FREEDOM - TIM HARDIN
WHEN I DIE - THE MOTHERLODE
MAYBE THE RAIN WILL FALL - CASCADES
BIRTHDAY - UNDERGROUND SUNSHINE
MUDDY MISSISSIPPI LINE - BOBBY GOLDSBORO
LIVING IN THE U.S.A. - WILMER ALEXANDER & DUKES
MOVE OVER - STEPPENWOLF
DADDY'S LITTLE MAN - O. C. SMITH
ARMSTRONG - JOHN STEWART
THIS GIRL'S A WOMAN NOW - GARY PUCKETT & UNION GAP
I CANT GET NEXT TO YOU THE - TEMPTATIONS
DON'T FORGET TO REMEMBER - BEE GEES
WHAT'S THE USE OF BREAKING UP - JERRY BUTLER

NEW WPTR POWER PICK

THAT'S THE WAY LOVE IS - MARVIN GAYE

NEW WPTR POWER ALBUM

GAMES PEOPLE PLAY - JOE SOUTH

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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