WLS 
Forty-fives

OCTOBER 2, 1976 VOL. 16, NO. 52

Survey courtesy Doug Scherer

LW TW                                                      
 1  1  If You Leave Me Now (3rd week No. 1)          Chicago
 2  2  Play That Funky Music                     Wild Cherry
 5  3  Devil Woman                             Cliff Richard
 4  4  Fifth Of Beethoven                      Walter Murphy
 3  5  Don't Go Breaking My Heart        Elton John/Kiki Dee
11  6  I Only Want To Be With You           Bay City Rollers
 10  7  Lowdown                                    Boz Scaggs 
 12  8  Magic Man                                       Heart 
 7  9  I'd Really Love To See You    England Dan/J. F. Coley
21 10  Disco Duck                                  Rick Dees
 6 11  Shake Your Booty               KC & The Sunshine Band
15 12  Still The One                                 Orleans
 8 13  With Your Love                     Jefferson Starship
17 14  Wham Bam                                       Silver
 9 15  Baby I Love Your Way                   Peter Frampton
13 16  You Should Be Dancing                        Bee Gees
19 17  She's Gone                               Hall & Oates
23 18  Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald       Gordon Lightfoot
14 19  Let 'em In                                      Wings
33 20  This One's For You                      Barry Manilow
16 21  Say You Love Me                         Fleetwood Mac
31 22  Fernando                                         Abba
25 23  It's OK                                    Beach Boys
20 24  You'll Never Find Another Love              Lou Rawls
18 25  Afternoon Delight                 Starland Vocal Band
28 26  Getaway                            Earth, Wind & Fire
22 27  Summer                                            War
36 28  That'll Be The Day                     Linda Ronstadt
27 29  Don't Stop Believing               Olivia Newton-John
39 30  Rock'n Me                                Steve Miller
26 31  Get Closer                             Seals & Crofts
34 32  Little Bit More                              Dr. Hook
24 33  Heaven Must Be Missing An Angel               Tavares
44 34  Beth                                             Kiss
29 35  Crazy On You                                    Heart
30 36  Rock And Roll Music                        Beach Boys
38 37  Sunrise                                   Eric Carmen
45 38  You Are My Starship                    Norman Connors
32 39  This Masquerade                         George Benson
xx 40  Muskrat Love                       Captain & Tennille
xx 41  Love So Right                                Bee Gees
37 42  More, More, More               Andrea True Connection
xx 43  You Gotta Make Your Own Sunshine          Neil Sedaka
35 44  I'm Easy                              Keith Carradine
xx 45  (Don't Fear) The Reaper              Blue Oyster Cult

Thirty-threes

 1  1  Comes Alive                            Peter Frampton
 2  2  Dreamboat Annie                                 Heart
 3  3  Chicago X                                     Chicago
 4  4  This One's For You                      Barry Manilow
 5  5  Fleetwood Mac                           Fleetwood Mac
 6  6  Rocks                                       Aerosmith
 8  7  Silk Degrees                               Boz Scaggs
 7  8  Spitfire                           Jefferson Starship
13  9  Fly Like An Eagle                        Steve Miller
 9 10  At The Speed Of Sound                           Wings
 12 11  Summertime Dream                     Gordon Lightfoot 
11 12  15 Big Ones                                Beach Boys
14 13  Ole                          Electric Light Orchestra
10 14  Endless Summer                             Beach Boys
17 15  Spirit                                    John Denver
16 16  Wild Cherry                               Wild Cherry
15 17  Beautiful Noise                          Neil Diamond
19 18  Hasten Down The Wind                   Linda Ronstadt
22 19  Best Of B. T. 0.             Bachman-Turner Overdrive
26 20  Greatest Hits                                     War
20 21  Greatest Hits, 1971-1975                       Eagles
18 22  Rock And Roll Music                           Beatles
25 23  Soul Searchin'                     Average White Band
23 24  Breezin'                                George Benson
21 25  Greatest Hits                              Diana Ross
xx 26  Free-For-All                               Ted Nugent
24 27  Greatest Hits                                 Monkees
31 28  Wired                                       Jeff Beck
27 29  Dream Weaver                              Gary Wright
28 30  All Things In Time                          Lou Rawls
33 31  Night On The Town                         Rod Stewart
xx 32  Dedication                           Bay City Rollers
xx 33  Children Of The World                        Bee Gees

WLS plays selected music from these lists.

Concerts In the Weeks Ahead

Tom Jones - Mill Run Theater - September 27-October 3
Leon Russell - Aragon - October 1
O'Jays - Mill Run Theater - October 13-17
Elvis Presley - Stadium - October 15
Michael Murphey - Ivanhoe - October 19

The WLS Musicradio Surveys represent the station's estimate of current and potential music popularity as reflected in such measures as record sales, 
juke box play, audience Interviews, listener requests, and national charts. Last week's and this week's positions are listed under LW and TW respectively.

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