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HIT PARADE

Survey courtesy Doug Scherer

THIS WEEK                            AUGUST  23, 1971                              LAST WEEK

  1. Smiling Faces Sometimes                     Undisputed Truth-Motown   4
 2. Signs                               Five Man Electrical Band-Lionel   5
 3. Uncle Albert / Admiral Halsey          Paul & Linda McCartney-Apple   8
 4. Riders On The Storm                                   Doors-Elektra   1
 5. Take Me Home, Country Roads                      John Denver-R.C.A.   2
 6. Resurrection Shuffle                 Ashton, Gardner & Dyke-Capitol  11
 7. Spanish Harlem                             Aretha Franklin-Atlantic  13
 8. Ain't No Sunshine                               Bill Withers-Sussex  12
 9. Wedding Song                           Paul Stookey-Warner Brothers  17
10. I Just Want To Celebrate                      Rare Earth-Rare Earth  14
11. Maybe Tomorrow                                     Jackson 5-Motown   7
12. Whatcha See Is Whatcha Got                           Dramatics-Volt  24
13. Sweet Hitch-Hiker              Creedence Clearwater Revival-Fantasy   3
14. Liar                                        Three Dog Night-Dunhill  10
15. Go Away Little Girl                                Donny Osmond-MGM  22
16. How Can You Mend A Broken Hart?                       Bee Gees-Atco   6
17. All Day Music                                    War-United Artists  25
18. Mercy Mercy Me                                    Marvin Gaye-Tamla   9
19. The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down              Joan Baez-Vanguard  29
20. Take Me Girl, I'm Ready             Jr. Walker & The All Stars-Soul  26
21. Stick-Up                                         Honey Cone-Hot Wax  30
22. Beginnings / Colour My World                       Chicago-Columbia  18
23. Won't Get Fooled Again                                    Who-Decca  15
24. Never Ending Song Of Love           Delaney & Bonnie & Friends-Atco  19
25. Draggin The Line                               Tommy James-Roulette  20
26. Mother Freedom                                        Bread-Elektra  21
27. It's Too Late / I Feel The Earth Move           Carole King-Ode '70  23
28. I Woke Up In Love This Morning                Partridge Family-Bell HPB
29. Deep Blue                                     George Harrison-Apple HPB
30. Marianne                                    Stephen Stills-Atlantic HPB

ALL HIT BOUND

Stagger Lee                                               Tommy Roe-Dunhill

ALL HIT ALBUMS

 1. Tapestry                                             Carole King-Ode 70
 2. Ram                                        Paul & Linda McCartney-Apple
 3. Carpenters                                               Carpenters-A&M
 4. Stephen Stills 2                                Stephen Stills-Atlantic
 5. B S & T 4                                 Blood, Sweat & Tears-Columbia
 6. Mud Slide Slim                                James Taylor-Warner Bros.
 7. Who's Next                                                    Who-Decca
 8. Every Good Boy Deserves Favor                     Moody Blues-Threshold
 9. Sticky Fingers                             Rolling Stones-Rolling Stone
10. Who's Going On?                                       Marvin Gaye-Tamla

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.

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