WLS RADIO89

HIT PARADE

Survey courtesy Rusty Evans

THIS WEEK                            AUGUST 10, 1970                              LAST WEEK

  1. Make It With You                                Bread-Electra   1
 2. Close To You                                   Carpenters-A&M   2
 3. Why Can't I Touch You                   Ronnie Dyson-Columbia   4
 4. Spill The Wine                                Eric Burdon-MGM   5
 5. Signed, Sealed, Delivered, I'm Yours      Stevie Wonder-Tamla   7
 6. I Just Can't Help Believing              B. J. Thomas-Scepter  10
 7. Tighter & Tighter                    Alive & Kicking-Roulette   3
 8. Lay A Little Lovin' On Me                Robin McNamara-Steed   6
 9. In The Summertime                           Mungo Jerry-Janus  13
10. 0-o-h Child                           The 5 Stairsteps-Buddah   9
11. Band of Gold                             Freda Payne-Invictus   8
I2, Big Yellow Taxi                     The Neighborhood-Big Tree  17
13. War                                        Edwin Starr-Motown  22
14. Hand Me Down World                           Guess Who-R.C.A.  20
15. The Love You Save                     The Jackson Five-Motown  11
16. Summertime Blues                                The Who-Decca  16
17. 25 or 6 to 4                                 Chicago-Columbia  29
18. Mississippi Queen                           Mountain-Windfall  12
19. Ain't No Mountain High Enough               Diana Ross-Motown  24
20. Mama Told Me                          Three Dog Night-Dunhill  14
21. Ball of Confusion                          Temptations-Motown  15
22. Are You Ready                 Pacific Gas & Electric Columbia  18
23. Lay Dawn (Candles In The Rain)                 Melanie-Buddah  19
24. Patches                              Clarence Carter-Atlantic  30
25. Morning Much Better                   Ten Wheel Drive-Polydor HPB
26. Silver Bird                             Mark Lindsay-Columbia  21
27. Looking Out My Back Door-Creedence Clearwater Revival-Fantasy HPB
28. Neandrathal Man                               Hotlegs-Capital HPB
29. A Song of Joy                                 Miguel Rios-A&M  23
30. The Long & Winding Road                         Beatles-Apple  27

WLS HIT PARADE BOUND

I Who Have Nothing                                   Tom Jones-Parrot
Groovy Situation                                Gene Chandler-Mercury

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. 

WLS 1970 index