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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 26
1950 Third Man Theme Anton Karas
1951 Sparrow In The Tree Top Guy Mitchell
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 The Champs and
Eddie Platt
1959 Venus Frankie Avalon
1960 The Theme From "A Summer Place" Percy Faith
1961 Blue Moon Marcels
1962 Johnny Angel Shelley Fabares
1963 He's So Fine Chiffons
1964 Twist And Shout Beatles
1965 Eight Days A Week/I Don't Want To Spoil The Party Beatles
1966 California Dreamin' Mamas & the Papas
1967 I Think We're Alone Now Tommy James & the Shondells
1968 I Will Always Think About You New Colony Six
1969 Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In (The Flesh Failures) 5th Dimension
1970 Spirit In The Sky Norm,an Greenbaum
1971 Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me) Temptations
1972 Heart Of Gold Neil Young
1973 Loe Train O'Jays
1974 Hooked On A Feeling Blue Swede
1975 Have You Never Been Mellow Olivia Newton-John
1976 Lonely Night (Angel Face) Captain & Tennille
1977 Things We Do For Love 10cc
1978 Stayin' Alive Bee Gees
1979 I Will Survive Gloria Gaynor
1980 Another Brick In The Wall Pink Floyd

Here are the Top 15 songs in Chicago
on March 26, 1979:

  1. I Will Survive-Gloria Gaynor
  2. Fire-Pointer Sisters
  3. Da Ya Think I'm Sexy-Rod Stewart
  4. Shake Your Groove Thing-Peaches & Herb
  5. Tragedy-Bee Gees
  6. Y.M.C.A.-Village People
  7. What A Fool Believes-Doobie Brothers
  8. Le Freak-Chic
  9. Heaven Knows-Donna Summer with Brooklyn Dreams
  10. September-Earth, Wind & Fire
  11. Soul Man-Blues Brothers
  12. Lady-Little River Band
  13. Don't Cry Out Loud-Melissa Manchester
  14. A Little More Love-Olivia Newton-John
  15. Sultans Of Swing-Dire Straits

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