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Forty-fives

OCTOBER 16, 1976 VOL. 17, NO. 2

Survey courtesy Doug Scherer

LW TW                                                      
 1  1  Disco Duck                                 Rick Dees
 2  2  Devil Woman                            Cliff Richard
 3  3  Play That Funky Music                    Wild Cherry
 5  4  I Only Want To Be With You          Bay City Rollers
 4  5  If You Leave Me Now                          Chicago
 9  6  Still The One                                Orleans
13  7  Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald      Gordon Lightfoot
 6  8  Fifth Of Beethoven                     Walter Murphy
11  9  Wham Sam                                      Silver
 7 10  Magic Man                                      Heart
 8 11  Lowdown                                   Boz Scaggs
10 12  Don't Go Breaking My Heart     Elton John & Kiki Dee
15 13  She's Gone                   Daryl Hall & John Oates
16 14  This One's For You                     Barry Manilow
17 15  Fernando                                        Abba
21 16  Rock'n Me                               Steve Miller
12 17  I'd Really Love To See You   England Dan/J. F. Coley
22 18  That'll Be The Day                    Linda Ronstadt
14 19  Shake Your Booty              KC & The Sunshine Band
27 20  (Don't Fear) The Reaper             Blue Oyster Cult
18 21  You Should Be Dancing                       Bee Gees
20 22  Baby I Love Your Way                  Peter Frampton
24 23  Beth                                            Kiss
23 24  Getaway                           Earth, Wind & Fire
19 25  With Your Love                    Jefferson Starship
32 26  Muskrat Love                      Captain & Tennille
33 27  Love So Right                               Bee Gees
31 28  Little Bit More                             Dr. Hook
43 29  Do You Feel Like We Do                Peter Frampton
26 30  Say You Love Me                        Fleetwood Mac
41 31  Dose Of Rock 'n Roll                     Ringo Starr
30 32  Summer                                           War
25 33  Let 'em In                                     Wings
36 34  You Are My Starship                   Norman Connors
28 35  You'll Never Find Another Love             Lou Rawls
35 36  Sunrise                                  Eric Carmen
39 37  You Gotta Make Your Own Sunshine         Neil Sedaka
29 38  It's OK                                   Beach Boys
34 39  Afternoon Delight                Starland Vocal Band
45 40  Did You Boogie                        Flash Cadillac
37 41  Heaven Must Be Missing An Angel              Tavares
38 42  Get Closer                            Seals & Crofts
xx 43  Just To Be Close To You                   Commodores
xx 44  More Than A Feeling                           Boston
xx 45  You Are The Woman                           Firefall

Thirty-threes

 1  1  Comes Alive (4th Week No. 1)          Peter Frampton
 2  2  Dreamboat Annie (5th Week No. 2)               Heart
 4  3  Chicago X                                    Chicago
 3  4  This One's For You                     Barry Manilow
 5  5  Fleetwood Mac                          Fleetwood Mac
 8  6  Fly Like An Eagle                       Steve Miller
 6  7  Silk Degrees                              Boz Scaggs
 7  8  Rocks                                      Aerosmith
16  9  Free-For-All                              Ted Nugent
11 10  Spirit                                   John Denver
10 11  Summertime Dream                    Gordon Lightfoot
 9 12  Spitfire                          Jefferson Starship
15 13  Wild Cherry                              Wild Cherry
13 14  Greatest Hits                                    War
27 15  Boston                                        Boston
23 16  Dedication                          Bay City Rollers
14 17  15 Big Ones                               Beach Boys
12 18  At The Speed Of Sound                          Wings
24 19  Children Of The World                       Bee Gees
18 20  Hasten Down The Wind                  Linda Ronstadt
20 21  Best Of B. T. 0.            Bachman-Turner Overdrive
21 22  Beautiful Noise                         Neil Diamond
22 23  Greatest Hits, 1971-1975                      Eagles
17 24  Ole                         Electric Light Orchestra
31 25  Agents Of Fortune                   Blue Oyster Cult
19 26  Endless Summer                            Beach Boys
25 27  Rock And Roll Music                          Beatles
30 28  Nights Are Forever     England Ban & John Ford Coley
26 29  Soul Searchin'                    Average White Band
xx 30  One More For The Road                 Lynyrd Skynyrd
xx 31  Songs In The Key Of Life               Stevie Wonder
xx 32  Fifth Of Beethoven                     Walter Murphy
28 33  Breezin'                               George Benson

WLS plays selected music from these lists.

ConcertS in the Weeks Ahead

O'Jays - Mill Run Theater - October 13-17
Elvis Presley - Chicago Stadium - October 14-15
Michael Murphey - Ivanhoe Theater - October 19
Lettermen - Aria Crown - October 24
Heart - Auditorium - October 25

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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