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HIT PARADE

Survey courtesy Mike Gallant

THIS WEEK                             JANUARY 5, 1970                              LAST WEEK

* 1. Venus                                          Shocking Blue-Colossus  4
* 2. Whole Lotta Love                                Led Zeppelin-Atlantic  3
  3. Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head                B. J. Thomas-Scepter  2
  4. Someday We'll Be Together                  Diana Ross/Supremes-Motown  1
* 5. Jam Up & Jelly Tight                                    Tommy Roe-ABC  6
* 6. Don't Cry Daddy                                     Elvis Presley-RCA 10
  7. Midnight Cowboy                              Ferrante & Teicher-U. A.  9
* 8. Jingle Jangle                                        Archies-Kirshner 17
  9. Evil Woman                                                Crow-Amaret  7
 10. Wonderful World, Beautiful People                     Jimmy Cliff-A&M 11
 11. I Want You Back                                      Jackson 5-Motown  5
*12. La La La (If I Had You)                      Bobby Sherman-Metromedia 22
 13. Down On The Corner/Fortunate Son Creedence Clearwater Revival-Fantasy  8
 14. Barbara, I Love You                            New Colony Six-Mercury 15
*15. If I Never Knew Your Name                            Vic Dana-Liberty 16
*16. Without Love                                         Tom Jones-Parrot 24
 17. Na Na Hey Hey                                           Steam-Fontana 13
*18. I'll Never Fall In Love Again                  Dionne Warwick-Scepter 25
 19. Up On Cripple Creek                                      Band-Capitol 14
 20. Yester-Me Yester-You, Yesterday                   Stevie Wonder-Tamla 12
*21. Walk A Mile In My Shoes                             Joe South-Capitol 33
*22. Winter World of Love                     Engelburt Humperdinck-Parrot 30
 23. Come Together/Something                                 Beatles-Apple 18
 24. She                                    Tommy James/Shondells-Roulette 23
*25. Hey There Lonely Girl                                Eddie Halman-ABC 38
 26. Early In The Morning                              Vanity Fare-Pageone 26
 27. Holly Holy                                           Neil Diamond-Uni 20
 28. Leaving On A Jet Plane                       Peter, Paul & Mary-W. B. 21
 29. Walkin' In The Rain                          Jay & The Americans-U.A. 32
*30. Blowing Away                                Fifth Dimension-Soul City --
*31. No Time                                                 Guess Who-RCA --
*32. Thank You                                 Sly & The Family Stone-Epic --
 33. My Honey & Me                                     Luther Ingram-Ko Ko 40
 34. Heaven Knows                                       Grassroots-Dunhill 27
*35. Cupid                                                 Johnny Nash-Jad 35
*36. Traces/Memories Medley                              Lettermen-Capitol --
 37. Six White Horses                                      Tommy Cash-Epic 37
 38. I Started Loving You Again                         Al Martino-Capitol 39
 39. Back To Dreaming Again                                Pat Shannon-Uni --
*40. She Belongs To Me                                   Rick Nelson-Decca --

3RD ANNUAL WLS HIT PARADE AWARDS 1969

BEST MALE                               NEIL DIAMOND
BEST FEMALE                        JACKIE DE SHANNON
BEST GROUP                                   BEATLES
BEST INSTRUMENTAL                 BOOKER T. & M.G.'S
BEST DUO                           SIMON & GARFUNKLE
BEST NEW MALE                                 OLIVER
BEST NEW FEMALE                           EVIE SANDS
BEST NEW GROUP                       THREE DOG NIGHT
BEST LOCAL GROUP                      NEW COLONY SIX

Records listed on the WLS Hit Parade are selected by WLS after evaluating and considering record sales, listener requests and the station's own opinion of their audience appeal. Sale or resale of this survey is prohibited. Violators will be prosecuted. *DENOTES FASTEST MOVERS.

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