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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 September 17
1950 Good Night Irene Gordon Jenkins
1951 Because Of You Tony Bennett
1952 I Went To Your Wedding Patti Page
1953 Eh, Cumpari Julius LaRosa
1954 Skokiaan Ralph Marterie
1955 Moments To Remember Four Lads
1956 Tonight You Belong To Me Patience & Prudence
1957 Whole Lotta Shakin' Going On Jerry Lee Lewis
1958 Nel Blu Dipinto Di Blu (Volare) Domenico Modugno
1959 The Three Bells The Browns
and Dick Flood
1960 Mr. Custer Larry Verne
1961 Take Good Care Of My Baby Bobby Vee
1962 Sherry Four Seasons
1963 Blue Velvet Bobby Vinton
1964 The House Of The Rising Sun Animals
1965 Help! Beatles
1966 Cherish Association
1967 Ode To Billie Joe Bobby Gentry
1968 Hey Jude Beatles
1969 Sugar, Sugar Archies
1970 Lookin' Out My Back Door Creedence Clearwater Revival
1971 Go Away Little Girl Donny Osmond
1972 Brandy (You're A Fine Girl) Looking Glass
1973 We're An American Band Grand Funk
1974 Rock Me Gently Andy Kim
1975 Fallin' In Love Hamilton, Joe Frank & Reynolds
1976 If You Leave Me Now Chicago
1977 Best Of My Love Emotions
1978 Boogie Oogie Oogie Taste of Honey
1979 My Sharona Knack
1980 Magic Olivia Newton-John

Here are the Top 15 songs in Chicago
on September 17, 1977:

  1. Best Of My Love-Emotions
  2. I Just Want To Be Your Everything-Andy Gibb
  3. Black Betty-Ram Jam
  4. Handy Man-James Taylor
  5. How Much Love-Leo Sayer
  6. (Your Love Has Lifted Me) Higher And Higher-Rita Coolidge
  7. You're My World-Helen Reddy
  8. Don't Stop-Fleetwood Mac
  9. Undercover Angel-Alan O'Day
  10. You And Me-Alice Cooper
  11. Star Wars (Main Title)-John Williams & the London Symphony Orchestra
  12. Do Ya Wanna Get Funky With Me-Peter Brown
  13. That's Rock 'N' Roll-Shaun Cassidy
  14. Cold As Ice-Foreigner
  15. Telephone Line-Electric Light Orchestra

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