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

Week of October 23
1950 Can Anyone Explain Ames Brothers
1951 Sin Eddy Howard
1952 Why Don't You Believe Me Joni James
1953 St. George And The Dragonet Stan Freberg
1954 Cara Mia David Whitfield
1955 Autumn Leaves Roger Williams
1956 Love Me Tender Elvis Presley
1957 Jailhouse Rock Elvis Presley
1958 Topsy II Cozy Cole
1959 Mr. Blue Fleetwoods
1960 Ruby Duby Du Tobin Matthews & Co.
1961 Runaround Sue Dion
1962 Monster Mash Bobby "Boris" Pickett & the Crypt-Kickers
1963 Sugar Shack Jimmy Gilmer & the Fireballs
1964 Have I The Right Honeycombs
1965 Yesterday Beatles
1966 Last Train To Clarksville Monkees
1967 The Letter Box Tops
1968 Over You Gary Puckett & the Union Gap
1969 Suspicious Minds Elvis Presley
1970 I'll Be There Jackson 5
1971 Maggie May/Reason To Believe Rod Stewart
1972 Everybody Plays The Fool Main Ingredient
1973 Heartbeat - It's A Lovebeat DeFranco Family featuring Tony DeFranco
1974 Beach Baby First Class
1975 Bad Blood Neil Sedaka
1976 Disco Duck Rick Dees & his Cast of Idiots
1977 You Light Up My Life Debby Boone
1978 Kiss You All Over Exile
1979 Rise Herb Alpert
1980 Another One Bites The Dust Queen

Here are the Top 15 songs in Chicago
on October 23, 1974:

  1. Beach Baby-First Class
  2. I Honestly Love You-Olivia Newton-John
  3. The Bitch Is Back-Elton John
  4. Sweet Home Alabama-Lynyrd Skynyrd
  5. Another Saturday Night-Cat Stevens
  6. Nothing From Nothing-Billy Preston
  7. Can't Get Enough-Bad Company
  8. Stop And Smell The Roses-Mac Davis
  9. Love Me For A Reason-Osmonds
  10. You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet-Bachman-Turner Overdrive
  11. Earache My Eye Featuring Alice Bowie-Cheech & Chong
  12. Clap For The Wolfman-Guess Who
  13. Never My Love-Blue Swede
  14. Jazzman-Carole King
  15. Then Came You-Dionne Warwick & Spinners

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