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HIT PARADE

Survey courtesy Doug Scherer

THIS WEEK                            APRIL 6, 1970                              LAST WEEK

  1. Let It Be                                          Beatles-Apple  1
* 2. ABC                                          Jackson Five-Motown  6
* 3. Come & Get It                                    Badfinger-Apple  5
* 4. Up The Ladder To The Roof                        Supremes-Motown  7
  5. Spirit In The Sky                         Norm Greenbaum-Reprise  2
  6. Love Grows (When My Rosemary Goes)        Edison Lighthouse-Bell  4
  7. Instant Karma                                  John Lennon-Apple  3
  8. Easy Come, Easy Be                      Bobby Sherman-Metromedia 10
* 9. Americas Woman                                     Guess Who-RCA 19
*10. Long Lonesome Highway                          Michael Parks-MGM 13
*11. Vehicle                               Ides Of March-Warner Bros. 22
*12. Something's Burning             Kenny Rogers/1st Edition-Reprise 20
 13. Bridge Over Troubled Waters           Simon & Garfunkle-Columbia  8
*14. Tennessee Bird Walk          Jack Blanchard/Misty Morgan Wayside 15
 15. Shilo                                          Neil Diamond-Bang 16
 16. House Of The Rising Sun                       Frigid Pink-Parrot  9
 17. Rainy Night In Georgia                    Brook Benton-Cotiilion 11
 18. Celebrate                                Three Dog Night-Dunhill 12
*19. Woodstock                  Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young-Atlantic 26
 20. The Rapper                                   Jaggerz--Kama Sutra 18
*21. Tun Back The Hands Of Time                    Tyrone Davis-Dakar 30
 22. Who's Your Baby                                Archies--Kirshner 23
*23. Reflections Of My Life                          Marmalade-London 29
 24. Didn't I                                Delfonics--Philly Groove 14
 25. Evil Ways                                       Santana-Columbia 17
*26. The Bells                                         Originals-Soul 32
*27. For The Len Of Him                   Bobbi Martin-United Artists 37
 28. Call Me                                 Aretha Franklin-Atlantic 33
 29. Little Greta Bag                 George Baker Selection-Colossus 36
*30. Hitching A Ride                              Vanity Fair-Pageone 39
 31. Which Way You Goin' Billy                    Poppy Family-London 35
 32. Kentucky Rain                                  Elvis Presley-RCA 25
 33. Love Or Let Me Be Lonely              Friends of Distinction-RCA --
 34. Who'll Stop The Rain        Creedence Clearwater Revival-Fantasy 27
 35. You're The One                        Little Sister-Stone Flower 38
*36. You Need Love Like I Do            Gladys Knight & The Pips-Soul --
 37. Hey Lawdy Mama                               Steppenwolf-Dunhill 40
 38. Everybody's Out of Town                     B. J. Thomas-Scepter --
 39. Nothing Succeeds Like Success-Bill Deal & The Rhondells-Heritage --
 40. Airport Theme                                 Vincent Bell-Decca --

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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