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HIT PARADE

Survey courtesy Rusty Evans

THIS WEEK                             APRIL 28, 1969                              LAST WEEK

* 1. Hair                                         The Cowsills-MGM 10
  2. Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In        Fifth Dimension-Soul City  2
* 3. Gitarzan                                 Ray Stevens-Monument  3
* 4. Sweet Cherry Wine              Tommy James/Shondells-Roulette  4
* 5. Gimme Gimme Good Lovin'                   Crazy Elephant-Bell  8
* 6. The Boxer                          Simon & Garfunkel-Columbia 12
  7. It's Your Thing                           Isley Bros.-T. Neck  7
  8. Don't Give In To Him          Gary Puckett/Union Gap-Columbia  6
* 9. Mercy                                     Ohio Express-Ruddah 13
*10. Pinball Wizard                                  The Who-Decca 17
 11. I Can Hear Music                           Beach Boys-Capitol 11
*12. Time Is Tight                       Booker T. & The MG's-Stax 16
 13. You've Made Me So Very Happy    Blood, Sweat & Tears-Columbia  9
*14. Will You Be Staying After Sunday     Peppermint Rainbow-Decca 18
 15. Brother Loves Traveling Salvation Show       Neil Diamond-Uni  7
 16. Mr. Sun, Mr. Moon                Paul Revere/Raiders-Columbia  5
*17. The Chokin Kind                       Joe Simon-Sound Stage 7 20
 18. Only The Strong Survive                  Jerry Butler-Mercury 14
*19. These Eyes                                   Guess Who-R.C.A. 30
*20. Earth Angel                                The Vogues-Reprise 23
*21. Hawaii Five-0                                Ventures-Liberty 27
*22. The Composer                       Diana Ross/Supremes-Motown 24
*23. Get Back                                    The Beatles-Apple --
 24. To Know You Is To Love You                  Bobby Vinton-Epic 25
 25. Rock Me                                   Steppenwolf-Dunhill 19
*26. Love                                              Mercy-Sundi 35
 27. Do Your Thing                       Watts 103rd St. Band-W.B. 15
*28. Oh, Happy Day                  Edwin Hawkins Singers-Pavilion 40
 29. It's Only Love                           B. J. Thomas-Scepter 29
*30. I've Been Hurt                   Bill Deal/Rhondells-Heritage 38
*31. Grazing In The            Grass Friends of Distinction-R.C.A. 36
 32. Galveston                               Glen Campbell-Capitol 22
 33. Singin' My Song                            Tammy Wynette-Epic 34
 34. Twenty Five Miles                           Edwin Starr-Gordy 26
*35. Too Busy Thinking About My Baby             Marvin Gaye-Tamia --
 36. Seattle                                     Perry Como-R.C.A. 39
*37. Atlantis                                         Donovan-Epic --
 38. Morning Girl                           Neon Philharmonic-W.B. --
*39. I Could Never Lie To You               New Colony Six-Mercury --
 40. Nothing But A Heartache                     Flirtations-Deram --

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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