WLS 
Forty-fives

OCTOBER 23, 1976 VOL. 17, NO. 3

Survey courtesy Doug Scherer

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

Thirty-threes

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

WLS plays selected music from these lists.

Concerts in the Weeks Ahead

Elvis Presley - Chicago Stadium - October 1415
Michael Murphey - Ivanhoe - October 19
Labelle - Auditorium - October 23
Heart - Auditorium - October 25
Doobie Bros./Firefall - Chicago Stadium - October 30

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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