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HIT PARADE

Survey courtesy Rusty Evans

THIS WEEK                             APRIL  20, 1970                              LAST WEEK

  1. ABC                                     Jackson Five-Motown  1
* 2. Vehicle                       Ides Of March-Warner Brothers  6
* 3. Up The Ladder To The Roof                   Supremes-Motown  4
  4. American Woman/No Sugar Tonight           Guess Who--R.C.A.  5
  5. Something's Burning      Kenny Rogers/First Edition-Reprise  8
  6. Let It Be                                     Beatles-Apple  2
* 7. Reflections of My Life                     Marmalade-London 15
  8. Come And Get It                             Badfinger-Apple  3
  9. Long Lonesome Highway                     Michael Parks-MGM  9
 10. Spirit In The Sky          Norman Greenbaum-Warner Brothers  7
*11. Woodstock             Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young-Atlantic 17
 12. Tennessee Birdwalk      Jack Blanchard/Misty Morgan-Wayside 12
*13. For The Love of Him             Bobbi Martin-United Artists 19
 14. Turn Back The Hands of Time              Tyrone Davis-Dakar 16
 15. Instant Karma                             John Lennon-Apple 10
*16. Cecilia                        Simon and Garfunkle-Columbia 30
 17. Love Grows                           Edison Lighthouse-Bell 11
 16. Which Way You Going Billy               Poppy Family-London 22
 19. Little Green Bag           George Baker Selection-Collossus 21
 20. Love Or Let Me Be Lonely         Friends of Distinction-RCA 26
 21. Hitching A Ride                        Vanity Fair-Page One 25
 22. Easy Come Easy Go                  Bobby Sherman-Metromedia 13
 23. The Bells                                The Originals-Soul 23
 24. Hey Lawdy Mama                          Steppenwolf-Dunhill 28
 25. Nothing Succeeds Like Success  Bill Deal/Rhondells-Heritage 29
 26. Shilo                                     Neil Diamond-Bang 14
 27. What Is Truth                          Johnny Cash-Columbia 33
 28. Bridge Over Troubled Waters    Simon and Garfunkle-Columbia 18
 29. House of the Rising Sun                  Frigid Pink-Parrot 20
 30. Airport Theme                            Vincent Bell-Decca 36
 31. You Need Love Like I Do                  Gladys Knight-Soul 31
 32. Up Around The Bend             Creedence Clearwater-Fantasy 40
 33. Everybody's Out of Town                B. J. Thomas-Scepter 35
 34. Everything's Beautiful                  Ray Stevens-Barnaby --
 35. Celebrate                           Three Dog Night-Dunhill 24
 36. Come Running                   Van Morrison-Warner Brothers 38
 37. Don't Stop Now                             Eddie Holman-ABC 39
 38. Viva Tirade                                 El Chicano-Kapp --
 39. Puppet Man                             Fifth Dimension-Bell --
 40. Daughter of Darkness                       Tom Jones-Parrot --

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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