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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 February 18
1950 Music, Music, Music Teresa Brewer
1951 Be My Love Mario Lanza
1952 Blue Tango Leroy Anderson
1953 I Believe Frankie Laine
1954 Make Love To Me Jo Stafford
1955 The Ballad Of Davy Crockett Bill Hayes
1956 Rock And Roll Waltz Kay Starr
1957 Young Love Tab Hunter
1958 Oh Julie Crescendos
1959 Donna Ritchie Valens
1960 Running Bear Johnny Preston
1961 Calcutta Lawrence Welk
1962 Duke Of Earl Gene Chandler
1963 Walk Right In Rooftop Singers
1964 I Want To Hold Your Hand Beatles
1965 This Diamond Ring Gary Lewis & the Playboys
1966 Lightnin' Strikes Lou Christie
1967 Pushin' Too Hard Seeds
1968 Love Is Blue Paul Mauriat
1969 Everyday People/Sing A Simple Song Sly & the Family Stone
1970 Bridge Over Troubled Water Simon & Garfunkel
1971 Mama's Pearl Jackson 5
1972 Hurting Each Other Carpenters
1973 Crocodile Rock Elton John
1974 Seasons In The Sun Terry Jacks
1975 Black Water Doobie Brothers
1976 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover Paul Simon
1977 Hot Line Sylvers
1978 Stayin' Alive Bee Gees
1979 Da Ya Think I'm Sexy Rod Stewart
1980 Rock With You Michael Jackson

Here are the Top 15 songs in Chicago
on February 18, 1977:

  1. Hot Line-Sylvers
  2. New Kid In Town-Eagles
  3. Torn Between Two Lovers-Mary MacGregor
  4. Weekend In New England-Barry Manilow
  5. Night Moves-Bob Seger
  6. Blinded By The Light-Manfred Mann's Earth Band
  7. Fly Like An Eagle-Steve Miller
  8. After The Lovin'-Engelbert Humperdinck
  9. Car Wash-Rose Royce
  10. I Wish-Stevie Wonder
  11. Year 0f The Cat-Al Stewart
  12. Walk This Way-Aerosmith
  13. Hard Luck Woman-Kiss
  14. Go Your Own Way-Fleetwood Mac
  15. Dazz-Brick

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