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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 16
1950 Goodnight 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 The Mountain’s High Dick & DeeDee
1962 Sherry Four Seasons
1963 Blue Velvet Bobby Vinton
1964 House Of The Rising Sun Animals
1965 Help! Beatles
1966 Cherish Association
1967 Ode To Billie Joe Bobbie 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 Hamiolton, Joe Frank & Reynolds
1976 If You Leave Me Now Chicago
1977 Beat Of My Love Emotions
1978 Three Times A Lady Commodores
1979 My Sharona Knack
1980 Magic Olivia Newton-John

Here are the Top 15 songs in Chicago
on September 16, 1968:

  1. Hey Jude-Beatles
  2. Do It Again-Beach Boys
  3. Down At Lulu's-Ohio Express
  4. Fire-Crazy World Of Arthur Brown
  5. Magic Bus-Who
  6. Revolution-Beatles
  7. (The Lament Of The Cherokee) Indian Reservation-Don Fardon
  8. I Say A Little Prayer-Aretha Franklin
  9. Hush-Deep Purple
  10. My Special Angel-Vogues
  11. Harper Valley P.T.A.-Jeannie C. Riley
  12. The Fool On The Hill-Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66
  13. 1,2,3, Red Light-1910 Fruitgum Co.
  14. You're All I Need To Get By-Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell
  15. On The Road Again-Canned Heat

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