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HIT PARADE

Survey courtesy Rusty Evans

THIS WEEK                             JANUARY 12, 1970                              LAST WEEK

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

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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