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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 June 26
YearSongArtist
1950 I Wanna Be Loved Andrews Sisters
1951 Too Young Nat "King" Cole
1952 Auf Weiderseh'n Sweetheart Vera Lynn
1953 (Terry's Theme From) "Limelight" Frank Chacksfield
1954 Hernando's Hideaway Archie Bleyer
1955 Learnin' The Blues Frank Sinatra
1956 I Almost Lost My Mind Pat Boone
1957 Bye Bye Love Everly Brothers
1958 The Purple People Eater Sheb Wooley
1959 The Battle Of New Orleans Johnny Horton
1960 Alley-Oop Hollywood Argyles
1961 Quarter To Three U.S. Bonds
1962 I Can't Stop Loving You Ray Charles
1963 Easier Said Than Done Essex
1964 Little Children Billy J. Kramer with the Dakotas
1965 I Can't Help Myself Four Tops
1966 Hanky Panky Tommy James & the Shondells
1967 Windy Association
1968 This Guy's In Love With You Herb Alpert
1969 One Three Dog Night
1970 The Long And Winding Road Beatles
1971 It's Too Late Carole King
1972 Song Sung Blue Meil Diamond
1973 My Love Paul McCartney
1974 Band On The Run Paul McCartney & Wings
1975 Wildfire Michael Murphey
1976 Shop Around Captain & Tennille
1977 Da Doo Ron Ron Shaun Cassidy
1978 Shadow Dancing Andy Gibb
1979 Hot Stuff Donna Summer
1980 Coming Up (Live In Glasgow) Paul McCartney & Wings

Here are the Top 15 songs in Chicago
on June 26, 1956:

  1. I Almost Lost My Mind-Pat Boone
  2. I'm In Love Again-Fats Domino
  3. Moonglow And Theme From "Picnic"-George Cates
  4. On The Street Where You Live-Vic Damone
  5. Standing On The Corner-Four Lads
  6. A Sweet Old Fashioned Girl-Teresa Brewer
  7. Graduation Day-Rover Boys featuring Billy Albert
  8. Born To Be With You-Chordettes
  9. The Happy Whistler-Don Robertson
  10. Heartbreak Hotel-Elvis Presley
  11. I Want You, I Need You, I Love You-Elvis Presley
  12. Transfusion-Nervous Norvus
  13. Can You Find It In Your Heart-Tony Bennett
  14. More-Perry Como
  15. The Wayward Wind-Gogi Grant

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