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[Number One Songs]

Here are the Number One Songs this week
in Chicago during the 50's, 60's and 70's

Week of March 18
1950 Third Man Theme Anton Karas
1951 Aba Daba Honeymoon Debbie Reybolds & Carleton Carpenter
1952 Blue Tango Leroy Anderson
1953 The Doggie In The Window Patti Page
1954 I Get So Lonely (When I Dream About You) Four Knights
1955 The Ballad Of Davy Crockett Bill Hayes
1956 Poor People Of Paris Les Baxter
1957 Round And Round Perry Como
1958 Tequila Champs
1959 Venus Frankie Avalon
1960 Theme From "A Summer Place" Percy Faith
1961 Don't Worry Marty Robbins
1962 Hey! Baby Bruce Channel
1963 The End Of The World Skeeter Davis
1964 Twist And Shout Beatles
1965 Ferry Cross The Mersey Gerry & the Pacemakers
1966 California Dreamin' Mamas & the Papas
1967 I Think We're Alone Now Tommy James & the Shondells
1968 Valleri/Tapioca Tundra Monkees
1969 Dizzy Tommy Roe
1970 Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes) Edison Lighthouse
1971 Doesn't Somebody Want To Be Wanted Partridge Family
1972 Heart Of Gold Neil Young
1973 Killing Me Softly With His Song Roberta Flack
1974 Last Kiss Wednesday
1975 Have You Never Been Mellow Olivia Newton-John
1976 Lonely Night (Angel Face) Captain & Tennille
1977 Love Theme From A Star Is Born (Evergreen) Barbara Strerisand
1978 Stayin' Alive Bee Gees
1979 Da Ya Think I'm Sexy Rod Stewart
1980 Another Brick In The Wall Pink Floyd

Here are the Top 15 songs in Chicago
on March 18, 1967:

  1. I Think We're Alone Now-Tommy James & the Shondells
  2. Happy Together-Turtle
  3. There's A Kind Of Hush-Herman's Hermits
  4. Penny Lane/Strawberry Fields Forever-Beatles
  5. For What It's Worth (Stop, Hey What's That Sound)-Buffalo Springfield
  6. Baby I Need Your Lovin'-Johnny Rivers
  7. Dedicated To The One I Love-Mamas & the Papas
  8. Ups And Downs-Paul Revere & the Raiders
  9. Ruby Tuesday-Rolling Stones
  10. Sock It To Me-Baby!-Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Wheels
  11. The Beat Goes On-Sonny & Cher
  12. Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye-Casinos
  13. Love Is Here And Now You're Gone-Supremes
  14. My Cup Runneth Over-Ed Ames
  15. Western Union-Five Americans

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