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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 May 29
1950 Bewitched Bill Snyder
1951 Jezebel Frankie Laine
1952 Here In My Heart Al Martino
1953 The Song From Moulin Rouge (Where Is Your Heart) Percy Faith
1954 Hernando's Hideaway Archie Bleyer
1955 Cherry Pink And Apple Blossom White Perez Prado
1956 Heartbreak Hotel Elvis Presley
1957 So Rare Jimmy Dorsey
1958 All I Have To Do Is Dream Everly Brothers
1959 Personality Lloyd Price
1960 Cathy's Clown Everly Brothers
1961 Hello Mary Lou Ricky Nelson
1962 I Can't Stop Loving You Ray Charles
1963 It's My Party Lesley Gore
1964 Love Me Do/P.S. I Love You Beatles
1965 Silhouettes Herman's Hermits
1966 Paint It, Black Rolling Stones
1967 Somebody To Love Jefferson Airplane
1968 Yummy Yummy Yummy Ohio Players
1969 Get Back Beatles with Billy Preston
1970 Up Around The Bend Creedence Clearwater Revival
1971 Joy To The World Three Dog Night
1972 Oh Girl Chi-Lites
1973 Frankenstein Edgar Winter Group
1974 The Streak Ray Stevens
1975 Killer Queen Queen
1976 Silly Love Songs Wings
1977 Sir Duke Stevie Wonder
1978 Too Much, Too Little, Too Late Deniece Williams
1979 Reunited Peaches & Herb
1980 Call Me Blondie

Here are the Top 15 songs in Chicago
on May 29, 1969:

  1. Get Back-Beatles with Billy Preston
  2. Love (Can Make You Happy)-Mercy
  3. Morning Girl-Neon Philharmonic
  4. These Eyes-Guess Who
  5. Oh Happy Day-Edwin Hawkins' Singers featuring Dorothy Combs Morrison
  6. The Boxer-Simon & Garfunkel
  7. I Could Never Lie To You-New Colony Six
  8. In The Ghetto-Elvis Presley
  9. I've Been Hurt-Bill Deal & the Rhondels
  10. Grazing In The Grass-Friends Of Distinction
  11. Too Busy Thinking About My Baby-Marvin Gaye
  12. Day Is Done-Peter, Paul & Mary
  13. Bad Moon Rising-Creedence Clearwater Revival
  14. Medicine Man (Part I)-Buchanan Brothers
  15. Pinball Wizard-Who

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