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HIT PARADE

Survey courtesy Mike Gallant

THIS WEEK                            AUGUST 24, 1970                              LAST WEEK

  1. WAR                                          Edwin Starr-Gordy   4
 2. I JUST CANT HELP BELIEVING                   BJ Thomas-Scepter   5
 3. SPILL THE WINE                           Eric Burden & War-MGM   1
 4. SIGNED, SEALED & DELIVERED                 Stevie Wonder-Tamla   2
 5. MAKE IT WITH YOU                                 Bread-Elektra   3
 6. IN THE SUMMERTIME                            Mungo Jerry-Janus   7
 7. 25 OR 6 TO 4                                  Chicago-Columbia   9
 8. HAND ME DOWN WORLD                            Guess Who-R.C.A.  10
 9. WHY CANT I TOUCH YOU                     Ronnie Dyson-Columbia   8
10. AIN'T NO MOUNTAIN HIGH ENOUGH                Diana Ross-Motown  12
11. CLOSE TO YOU                                    Carpenters-A&M   6
12. NEANDERTHAL MAN                                Hotlegs-Capitol  14
13. HI-DE-HO                         Blood, Sweat & Tears-Columbia  20
14. LOOKIN' OUT MY BACK DOOR- Creedence Clearwater Revival-Fantasy  16
15. BIG YELLOW TAXI                       The Neigborhood-Big Tree  11
16. PATCHES                               Clarence Carter-Atlantic  19
17. TIGHTER, TIGHTER                      Alive & Kicking-Roulette  13
18. LAY A LITTLE LOVIN' ON ME                 Robin McNamara-Steed  15
19. 00H CHILD                                  5 Stairsteps-Buddah  17
20. BAND OF GOLD                              Freda Payne-Invictus  18
21. I WHO HAVE NOTHING                            Tom Jones-Parrot  25
22. JULIE DO YA' LOVE ME                  Bobby Sherman-Metromedia HPB
23. MORNING MUCH BETTER                    Ten Wheel Drive-Polydor  21
24. OVERTURE FROM TOMMY                Assembled Multiple-Atlantic  30
25. GROOVY SITUATION                         Gene Chandler-Mercury  29
26. THE LOVE YOU SAVE                             Jackson 5-Motown  22
27. SOLITARY MAN                                 Neil Diamond-Bang HPB
28. SUMMERTIME BLUES                                 The Who-Decca  23
29. CANDIDA                                              Dawn-Bell HPB
30. MAMA TOLD ME NOT TO COME               Three Dog Night-Dunhill  27

WLS HIT PARADE BOUND:

I KNOW (I'M LOSING YOU)                          Rare Earth-Rare Earth
PEACE WILL COME (ACCORDING TO PLAN)                     Melanie-Buddah

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