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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 25
1950 Music, Music, Music Teresa Brewer
1951 Be My Love Mario Lanza
1952 Blue Tango Leroy Anderson
1953 The Doggie In The Window Patti Page
1954 I Get So Lonely (When I Dream About You) Four Knights
1955 The Ballad Of Davy Crockett Bill Hayes
1956 Poor People Of Paris Les Baxter
1957 Too Much Elvis Presley
1958 Oh Julie Crescendos
1959 Donna Ritchie Valens
1960 Theme From A Summer Place Percy Faith
1961 Apache Jorgen Ingmann
1962 Hey! Baby Bruce Channel
1963 Walk Like A Man Four Seasons
1964 I Want To Hold Your Hand Beatles
1965 This Diamond Ring Gary Lewis & the Playboys
1966 Lightnin' Strikes Lou Christie
1967 I Think We're Alone Now Tommy James & the Shondells
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 December, 1963 (Oh, What A Night) Four Seasons
1977 Torn Between Two Lovers Mary MacGregor
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 25, 1957:

  1. Too Much-Elvis Presley
  2. Young Love-Tab Hunter
  3. Butterfly-Charlie Gracie
  4. Marianne-Hilltoppers
    Marianne-Terry Gilkyson & the Easy Riders
  5. Banana Boat (Day-O)-Harry Belafonte
    The Banana Boat Song-Tarriers
  6. Moonlight Gambler-Frankie Laine
  7. Who Needs You-Four Lads
  8. Don't Forbid Me-Pat Boone
  9. Wringle Wrangle-Bill Hayes
    Wringle, Wrangle-Fess Parker
  10. Round And Round-Perry Como
  11. Love Is Strange-Mickey & Sylvia
  12. Teen-Age Crush-Tommy Sands
  13. I Love My Baby (My Baby Loves Me)-Jill Corey
  14. Blue Monday-Fats Domino
  15. I'm Sticking With You-Jimmy Bowen with the Rhythm Orchids

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