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  • #31
    The Moody Blues make it three weeks at #1. Cream go top 10.

    Last Week This Week Song Title Weeks On Total Points Peak
    1 1 The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin 3 73 1 (3 weeks at #1)
    2 2 The Monkees - Daydream Believer 9 52 1
    5 3 Paul Mauriat & His Orchestra - Love Is Blue 2 51 3
    4 4 The Beatles - Hello Goodbye 7 49 1
    6 5 Love Affair - Everlasting Love 2 48 5
    3 6 The Beatles - I Am The Walrus 6 48 2
    NEW 7 Cream - Sunshine Of Your Love 1 42 7
    7 8 Lalo Schifrin - Mission-Impossible Theme 2 25 7
    8 9 Aretha Franklin - Chain Of Fools 6 22 4
    10 10 Aretha Franklin - A Natural Woman (You Make Me Feel Like) 16 20 3
    9 11 Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazelwood - Some Velvet Morning 2 19 9
    13 12 The Beatles - All You Need Is Love 27 18 1
    11 13 Gene Pitney - Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart 9 17 2
    12 14 The Beatles - Magical Mystery Tour 5 17 4
    15 15 Shirley Bassey - Big Spender 14 16 14
    14 16 The Lemon Pipers - Green Tambourine 5 15 6
    16 17 Lulu - To Sir With Love 19 14 4
    21 18 Sam And Dave - Soul Man 19 9 2
    20 19 The Bee Gees - Massachusetts 17 9 1
    18 20 The Bee Gees - World 8 8 4
    23 21 Glen Campbell - By The Time I Get To Phoenix 12 8 5
    19 22 Jimi Hendrix - Foxey Lady 4 7 7
    25 23 Dusty Springfield - The Look Of Love 26 7 9
    17 24 The Rolling Stones - She's A Rainbow 3 7 8
    28 25 Dionne Warwick - I Say A Little Prayer 13 6 1
    27 26 Donovan - Wear Your Love Like Heaven 8 6 22
    24 27 Georgie Fame - Ballad Of Bonnie And Clyde 5 6 13
    30 28 Troggs - Love Is All Around 13 5 5
    26 29 Symbols - (The Best Part Of) Breaking Up 2 5 26
    36 30 Otis Redding And Carla Thomas - Knock On Wood 14 4 30
    31 31 Gladys Knight & The Pips - I Heard It Through The Grapevine 13 4 9
    22 32 Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich - Zabadak 2 4 22
    32 33 The Small Faces - Tin Soldier 6 4 8
    29 34 The Foundations - Baby, Now That I've Found You 4 3 9
    34 35 The Scaffold - Thank U Very Much 8 3 9
    35 36 Chris Farlowe - Handbags And Gladrags 5 3 23
    NEW 37 The Temptations - I Wish It Would Rain 1 2 37
    38 38 Classics IV - Spooky 4 2 12
    42 39 Jackie Wilson - (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher And Higher 23 2 3
    33 40 The Four Tops - Walk Away Renee 5 2 10
    39 41 Tom Jones - I'm Coming Home 8 2 19
    40 42 The Box Tops - The Letter 23 2 2
    NEW 43 Herman's Hermits - I Can Take Or Leave Your Loving 1 1 43
    37 44 The Beach Boys - Darlin' 4 1 19
    51 45 Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - I Second That Emotion 11 1 2
    48 46 Petula Clark - The Other Man's Grass Is Always Greener 7 1 27
    46 47 The Bee Gees - To Love Somebody 27 1 2
    NEW 48 James & Bobby Purify - Do Unto Me 1 1 48
    NEW 49 Marvin Gaye - You 1 1 49

    41 50 Seekers - Emerald City 5 1 41
    47 OUT Cliff Richard - All My Love 9 0 7
    49 OUT Diana Ross & The Supremes - In And Out Of Love 10 0 10
    45 OUT John Fred & His Playboy Band - Judy In Disguise (With Glasses) 8 0 6
    43 OUT The American Breed - Bend Me, Shape Me 7 0 7
    44 OUT The Doors - Love Me Two Times 6 0 18
    50 OUT The Stone Poneys - Different Drum 10 0 3


    1968 #1s
    Code:
    1. The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin (3 weeks)
    "And keep reaching for the stars...." Casey Kasem RIP 1932-2014

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    • #32
      Voting List:
      Code:
      Aretha Franklin - A Natural Woman (You Make Me Feel Like)
      Aretha Franklin - Chain Of Fools
      Calvin Arnold - Funky Way
      Chris Farlowe - Handbags And Gladrags
      Classics IV - Spooky
      Cream - Sunshine Of Your Love
      Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich - Zabadak
      Dionne Warwick - I Say A Little Prayer
      Donovan - Wear Your Love Like Heaven
      Dusty Springfield - The Look Of Love
      Engelbert Humperdinck - Am I That Easy To Forget
      Gene Pitney - Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart
      Georgie Fame - Ballad Of Bonnie And Clyde
      Gladys Knight & The Pips - I Heard It Through The Grapevine
      Glen Campbell - By The Time I Get To Phoenix
      Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass - Carmen
      Herman's Hermits - I Can Take Or Leave Your Loving
      Inez Foxx - (1-2-3-4-5-6-7) Count The Days
      Jackie Wilson - (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher And Higher
      James & Bobby Purify - Do Unto Me
      Jimi Hendrix - Foxey Lady
      Lalo Schifrin - Mission-Impossible Theme
      Long John Baldry - Let The Heartaches Begin
      Love Affair - Everlasting Love
      Lulu - To Sir With Love
      Marvin Gaye - You
      Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazelwood  - Some Velvet Morning
      Oscar Toney, Jr - Without Love (There Is Nothing)
      Otis Redding And Carla Thomas - Knock On Wood
      Paul Mauriat & His Orchestra - Love Is Blue
      Petula Clark - The Other Man's Grass Is Always Greener
      Sam And Dave - Soul Man
      Seekers - Emerald City
      Shirley Bassey - Big Spender
      Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - I Second That Emotion
      Spencer Davis Group - Mr. Second Class
      Symbols - (The Best Part Of) Breaking Up
      The Beach Boys - Darlin'
      The Beatles - All You Need Is Love
      The Beatles - Hello Goodbye
      The Beatles - I Am The Walrus
      The Beatles - Magical Mystery Tour
      The Bee Gees - Massachusetts
      The Bee Gees - World
      The Box Tops - The Letter
      The Buffalo Springfield - Expecting To Fly
      The Cowsills - We Can Fly
      The Foundations - Baby, Now That I've Found You
      The Four Tops - Walk Away Renee
      The Lemon Pipers - Green Tambourine
      The Monkees - Daydream Believer
      The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin
      The Rolling Stones - She's A Rainbow
      The Scaffold - Thank U Very Much
      The Small Faces - Tin Soldier
      The Temptations - I Wish It Would Rain
      Tom Jones - I'm Coming Home
      Troggs - Love Is All Around
      New Additions:
      Code:
      Amen Corner - Bend Me, Shape Me
      Clarence Carter - Looking for A Fox
      Dionne Warwick - (Theme From) The Valley Of The Dolls
      Frankie Laine - To Each His Own
      Glen Campbell - Hey Little One
      James Brown - There Was A Time
      Jay & The Techniques - Strawberry Shortcake
      Linda Jones - Give My Love A Try
      Martha & The Vandellas - Honey Chile (UK)
      Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell - If I Could Build My Whole World Around You
      Ray Charles - Come Rain Or Come Shine
      Robert Knight - Blessed Are The Lonely
      Robert Knight - Everlasting Love (UK)
      Ruby Andrews - Hey Boy Take A Chance On Love
      The Dells - There Is
      The Tremeloes - Suddenly You Love Me
      These can no longer be voted:
      Code:
      The Bee Gees - To Love Somebody (retired: 26/40 rule)
      The Doors - Love Me Two Times
      The American Breed - Bend Me, Shape Me
      John Fred & His Playboy Band - Judy In Disguise (With Glasses)
      Cliff Richard - All My Love
      Diana Ross & The Supremes - In And Out Of Love
      The Stone Poneys - Different Drum
      Arthur Prysock - A Working Man's Prayer
      James Carr - A Man Needs A Woman
      Joe Simon - No Sad Songs
      Neil Diamond - New Orleans
      Plastic Penny - Everything I am
      Solomon King - She Wears My Ring
      Spanky & Our Gang - Sunday Morning
      The Hesitations - Born Free
      The Lovin' Spoonful - Money
      "And keep reaching for the stars...." Casey Kasem RIP 1932-2014

      Comment


      • #33
        (1) 1. The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin
        (2) 2. Cream - Sunshine Of Your Love
        (3) 3. Lalo Schifrin - Mission: Impossible Theme
        (4) 4. The Monkees - Daydream Believer
        (5) 5. Aretha Franklin - Chain Of Fools
        (6) 6. The Lemon Pipers - Green Tambourine
        (7) 7. Jimi Hendrix - Foxey Lady
        (NEW) 8. Dionne Warwick - (Theme From) Valley Of The Dolls
        (8 9. Paul Mauriat & His Orchestra - Love Is Blue
        (9) 10. The Temptations - I Wish It Would Rain
        (10) 11. The Beach Boys - Darlin'
        (11) 12. Herman's Hermits - I Can Take Or Leave Your Loving

        OUT:
        12. Classics IV - Spooky
        "And keep reaching for the stars...." Casey Kasem RIP 1932-2014

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        • #34
          1. The Monkees - Daydream Believer
          2. The Beatles - All You Need Is Love
          3. Senator Bobby - Wild Thing
          4. Aretha Franklin - A Natural Woman (You Make Me Feel Like)
          5. Shirley Bassey - Big Spender
          6. Troggs - Love Is All Around
          7. Gladys Knight & The Pips - I Heard It Through The Grapevine
          8. Gene Pitney - Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart
          9. The Beatles - Hello Goodbye
          10. The Beatles - I Am The Walrus
          I am not trying to seduce you... Would you like me to seduce you? Is that what you're trying to tell me?

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          • #35
            01 (01) The Love Affair - Everlasting Love
            02 (02) Paul Mauriat & His Orchestra - Love Is Blue
            03 (03) The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin
            04 (04) The Monkees - Daydream Believer
            05 (05) The Beatles - Hello Goodbye
            06 (06) Bee Gees - World
            07 (07) Gene Pitney - Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart
            08 (08) Bee Gees - Massachusetts
            09 (09) The Box Tops - The Letter
            10 (10) Lalo Schifrin - Mission: Impossible Theme
            11 (11) Sam And Dave - Soul Man
            12 (---) Cream - Sunshine Of Your Love
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            • #36
              01 (1) Paul Mauriat - Love Is Blue
              02 (2) Love Affair - Everlasting Love
              03 (4) The Lemon Pipers - Green Tambourine
              04 (3) Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazlewood - Some Velvet Morning
              05 (5) The Beatles - Hello Goodbye
              06 (6) The Monkees - Daydream Believer
              07 (NE) Amen Corner - Bend Me, Shape Me
              08 (NE) The Tremeloes - Suddenly You Love Me
              09 (7) The Beatles - I Am The Walrus
              10 (9) The Four Tops - Walk Away Renee
              11 (8) Gene Pitney - Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart
              12 (10) Bee Gees - World

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              • #37
                Re: Fifty Years Gone: 1968 Retro: Week 3: 20 January 1968

                1 (1) Cream - Sunshine Of Your Love
                2 (2) The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin
                3 (3) Paul Mauriat & His Orchestra - Love Is Blue
                4 (4) Lalo Schifrin - Mission-Impossible Theme
                5 (5) Aretha Franklin - Chain Of Fools
                6 (6) The Beatles - I Am The Walrus
                7 (7) The Beatles - Hello Goodbye
                8 (-) Dionne Warwick - (Theme From) The Valley Of The Dolls
                9 (8) Jimi Hendrix - Foxey Lady
                10 (9) Nancy Sinatra - Some Velvet Morning
                11 (10) The Rolling Stones - She's A Rainbow
                12 (11) The Beatles - Magical Mystery Tour

                - (12) The Monkees - Daydream Believer
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                • #38
                  Originally posted by Grybop

                  1 The Beatles - I Am The Walrus
                  2 The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin
                  3 Glen Campbell - By The Time I Get To Phoenix
                  4 Dusty Springfield - The Look Of Love
                  5 Donovan - Wear Your Love Like Heaven
                  6 Paul Mauriat & His Orchestra - Love Is Blue
                  7 The Rolling Stones - She's A Rainbow
                  8 The Lemon Pipers - Green Tambourine
                  9 The Monkees - Daydream Believer
                  10 James & Bobby Purify - Do Unto Me
                  11 Cream - Sunshine Of Your Love
                  12 Classics IV - Spooky

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                  • #39
                    The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin
                    Lee Hazlewood & Nancy Sinatra - Some Velvet Morning
                    Cream - Sunshine Of Your Love
                    Love Affair - Everlasting Love
                    Paul Mauriat & His Orchestra - Love Is Blue
                    Lalo Schifrin - Mission: Impossible Theme
                    The Beatles - I Am The Walrus
                    The Small Faces - Tin Soldier
                    The Beatles - Hello Goodbye
                    The Rolling Stones - She's A Rainbow
                    Aretha Franklin - Chain Of Fools
                    The Beatles - Magical Mystery Tour

                    Comment


                    • #40
                      1.(1) The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin
                      2.(2) The Monkees - Daydream Believer
                      3.(3) The Beatles - I Am The Walrus
                      4.(4) Gene Pitney - Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart
                      5.(5) The Beatles - Hello Goodbye
                      6.(-) Amen Corner - Bend Me, Shape Me
                      7.(6) The Beatles - Magical Mystery Tour
                      8.(7) Georgie Fame - Ballad Of Bonnie And Clyde
                      9.(8) Cream - Sunshine Of Your Love
                      10.(9) Lalo Schifrin - Mission-Impossible Theme
                      11.(10) Seekers - Emerald City
                      12.(12) Love Affair - Everlasting Love

                      Comment


                      • #41
                        01. Aretha Franklin - (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman
                        02. Aretha Franklin - Chain of Fools
                        03. Sam and Dave - Soul Man
                        04. Lulu - To Sir With Love
                        05. The Beatles - Hello, Goodbye
                        06. Dionne Warwick - I Say a Little Prayer
                        07. Otis Redding - Try a Little Tenderness
                        08. The Beatles - All You Need Is Love
                        09. Jackie Wilson - Your Love Keeps Lifting Me (Higher And Higher)
                        10. The Monkees - I'm a Believer
                        11. Smokey Robinson & the Miracles - I Second That Emotion
                        12. Bee Gees - World
                        Akini's Top 100 Albums of the Decade: [75-71]

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                        • #42
                          1(1).Cream - Sunshine Of Your Love
                          2(2).Paul Mauriat - Love Is Blue
                          3(3).The Love Affair - Everlasting Love
                          4(4).Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin
                          5(5).The Beatles - I Am The Walrus
                          6(N).The Tremeloes - Suddenly You Love Me
                          7(6).Symbols - The Best Part Of Breaking Up
                          8(7).The Beatles - Magical Mystery Tour
                          9(8).Foundations - Baby Now That I've Found You
                          10(9).Georgie Fame - Ballad Of Bonnie And Clyde
                          11(10).Lalo Schiffrin - The Theme from Mission Impossible
                          12(11).The Beatles - Hello Goodbye
                          13(12).Marvin Gaye - You
                          14(13).Rolling Stones - She's A Rainbow
                          15(14).Dave Dee, Dozzy, Beaky, Mick and Tich - Zabadak
                          Let's have a second referendum

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                          • #43
                            1 (1) The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin
                            2 NEW Amen Corner - Bend Me, Shape Me
                            3 (4) The Beatles - I Am The Walrus
                            4 (3) Love Affair - Everlasting Love
                            5 (2) Cream - Sunshine Of Your Love
                            6 (5) The Beatles - Magical Mystery Tour
                            7 (6) The Beatles - Hello Goodbye
                            8 (8) Chris Farlowe - Handbags And Gladrags
                            9 (7) Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich - Zabadak!
                            10 (9) The Scaffold - Thank U Very Much
                            11 (10) The Monkees - Daydream Believer
                            12 (11) Shirley Bassey - Big Spender
                            (12) The Bee Gees - Massachusetts

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                            • #44
                              Moody Blues make it four weeks at #1. No Top 10 debuts.

                              Last Week This Week Song Title Weeks On Total Points Peak
                              1 1 The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin 4 73 1 (4 weeks at #1)
                              2 2 The Monkees - Daydream Believer 10 50 1
                              3 3 Paul Mauriat & His Orchestra - Love Is Blue 3 49 3
                              7 4 Cream - Sunshine Of Your Love 2 47 4
                              4 5 The Beatles - Hello Goodbye 8 47 1
                              6 6 The Beatles - I Am The Walrus 7 46 2
                              5 7 Love Affair - Everlasting Love 3 46 5
                              8 8 Lalo Schifrin - Mission-Impossible Theme 3 23 7
                              9 9 Aretha Franklin - Chain Of Fools 7 22 4
                              10 10 Aretha Franklin - A Natural Woman (You Make Me Feel Like) 17 20 3
                              12 11 The Beatles - All You Need Is Love 28 18 1
                              NEW 12 Amen Corner - Bend Me, Shape Me 1 18 12
                              11 13 Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazelwood - Some Velvet Morning 3 17 9
                              16 14 The Lemon Pipers - Green Tambourine 6 16 6
                              15 15 Shirley Bassey - Big Spender 15 16 14
                              13 16 Gene Pitney - Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart 10 15 2
                              14 17 The Beatles - Magical Mystery Tour 6 14 4
                              17 18 Lulu - To Sir With Love 20 14 4
                              18 19 Sam And Dave - Soul Man 20 9 2
                              20 20 The Bee Gees - World 9 8 4
                              19 21 The Bee Gees - Massachusetts 18 8 1
                              NEW 22 The Tremeloes - Suddenly You Love Me 1 8 22
                              21 23 Glen Campbell - By The Time I Get To Phoenix 13 8 5
                              23 24 Dusty Springfield - The Look Of Love 27 7 9
                              22 25 Jimi Hendrix - Foxey Lady 5 6 7
                              NEW 26 Dionne Warwick - (Theme From) The Valley Of The Dolls 1 6 26
                              24 27 The Rolling Stones - She's A Rainbow 4 6 8
                              26 28 Donovan - Wear Your Love Like Heaven 9 6 22
                              25 29 Dionne Warwick - I Say A Little Prayer 14 6 1
                              28 30 Troggs - Love Is All Around 14 5 5
                              31 31 Gladys Knight & The Pips - I Heard It Through The Grapevine 14 4 9
                              27 32 Georgie Fame - Ballad Of Bonnie And Clyde 6 4 13
                              30 33 Otis Redding And Carla Thomas - Knock On Wood 15 4 30
                              29 34 Symbols - (The Best Part Of) Breaking Up 3 4 26
                              33 35 The Small Faces - Tin Soldier 7 3 8
                              36 36 Chris Farlowe - Handbags And Gladrags 6 3 23
                              42 37 The Box Tops - The Letter 24 2 2
                              39 38 Jackie Wilson - (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher And Higher 24 2 3
                              34 39 The Foundations - Baby, Now That I've Found You 5 2 9
                              32 40 Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich - Zabadak 3 2 22
                              37 41 The Temptations - I Wish It Would Rain 2 1 37
                              43 42 Herman's Hermits - I Can Take Or Leave Your Loving 2 1 42
                              44 43 The Beach Boys - Darlin' 5 1 19
                              40 44 The Four Tops - Walk Away Renee 6 1 10
                              38 45 Classics IV - Spooky 5 1 12
                              48 46 James & Bobby Purify - Do Unto Me 2 1 46
                              50 47 Seekers - Emerald City 6 1 41
                              45 48 Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - I Second That Emotion 12 1 2
                              35 49 The Scaffold - Thank U Very Much 9 1 9
                              41 50 Tom Jones - I'm Coming Home 9 1 19
                              49 OUT Marvin Gaye - You 2 0 49
                              46 OUT Petula Clark - The Other Man's Grass Is Always Greener 8 0 27


                              1968 #1s
                              Code:
                              1. The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin (4 weeks)
                              "And keep reaching for the stars...." Casey Kasem RIP 1932-2014

                              Comment


                              • #45
                                Voting List:
                                Code:
                                Amen Corner - Bend Me, Shape Me
                                Aretha Franklin - A Natural Woman (You Make Me Feel Like)
                                Aretha Franklin - Chain Of Fools
                                Chris Farlowe - Handbags And Gladrags
                                Clarence Carter - Looking for A Fox
                                Classics IV - Spooky
                                Cream - Sunshine Of Your Love
                                Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich - Zabadak
                                Dionne Warwick - (Theme From) The Valley Of The Dolls
                                Dionne Warwick - I Say A Little Prayer
                                Donovan - Wear Your Love Like Heaven
                                Dusty Springfield - The Look Of Love
                                Frankie Laine - To Each His Own
                                Gene Pitney - Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart
                                Georgie Fame - Ballad Of Bonnie And Clyde
                                Gladys Knight & The Pips - I Heard It Through The Grapevine
                                Glen Campbell - By The Time I Get To Phoenix
                                Glen Campbell - Hey Little One
                                Herman's Hermits - I Can Take Or Leave Your Loving
                                Jackie Wilson - (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher And Higher
                                James & Bobby Purify - Do Unto Me
                                James Brown - There Was A Time
                                Jay & The Techniques - Strawberry Shortcake
                                Jimi Hendrix - Foxey Lady
                                Lalo Schifrin - Mission-Impossible Theme
                                Linda Jones - Give My Love A Try
                                Love Affair - Everlasting Love
                                Lulu - To Sir With Love
                                Martha & The Vandellas - Honey Chile (UK)
                                Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell - If I Could Build My Whole World Around You
                                Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazelwood  - Some Velvet Morning
                                Otis Redding And Carla Thomas - Knock On Wood
                                Paul Mauriat & His Orchestra - Love Is Blue
                                Ray Charles - Come Rain Or Come Shine
                                Robert Knight - Blessed Are The Lonely
                                Robert Knight - Everlasting Love (UK)
                                Ruby Andrews - Hey Boy Take A Chance On Love
                                Sam And Dave - Soul Man
                                Seekers - Emerald City
                                Shirley Bassey - Big Spender
                                Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - I Second That Emotion
                                Symbols - (The Best Part Of) Breaking Up
                                The Beach Boys - Darlin'
                                The Beatles - All You Need Is Love
                                The Beatles - Hello Goodbye
                                The Beatles - I Am The Walrus
                                The Beatles - Magical Mystery Tour
                                The Bee Gees - Massachusetts
                                The Bee Gees - World
                                The Box Tops - The Letter
                                The Dells - There Is
                                The Foundations - Baby, Now That I've Found You
                                The Four Tops - Walk Away Renee
                                The Lemon Pipers - Green Tambourine
                                The Monkees - Daydream Believer
                                The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin
                                The Rolling Stones - She's A Rainbow
                                The Scaffold - Thank U Very Much
                                The Small Faces - Tin Soldier
                                The Temptations - I Wish It Would Rain
                                The Tremeloes - Suddenly You Love Me
                                Tom Jones - I'm Coming Home
                                Troggs - Love Is All Around
                                New Additions:
                                Code:
                                1910 Fruitgum Company - Simon Says
                                Al Hirt - Keep The Ball Rollin'
                                Anita Harris - Anniversary Waltz
                                Elvis Presley - Guitar Man
                                Every Mothers' Son - No One Knows
                                Howard Tate - Stop
                                Johnny Cash - Rosanna's Going Wild
                                Manfred Mann - The Mighty Quinn
                                Miriam Makeba - Malayisha
                                Mills Brothers - Cab Driver
                                Otis Redding - (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay
                                PP Arnold - (If You Think You're) Groovy
                                Sam & Dave - I Thank You
                                Status Quo - Pictures Of Matchstick Men
                                The Five Americans - 7:30 Guided Tour
                                The Five Stairsteps - A Million To One
                                The Foundations - Back On My Feet Again
                                Tommy James & The Shondells - Get Out Now
                                Tony Blackburn - So Much Love
                                These can no longer be voted:
                                Code:
                                Marvin Gaye - You
                                Petula Clark - The Other Man's Grass Is Always Greener
                                Calvin Arnold - Funky Way
                                Engelbert Humperdinck - Am I That Easy To Forget
                                Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass - Carmen
                                Inez Foxx - (1-2-3-4-5-6-7) Count The Days
                                Long John Baldry - Let The Heartaches Begin
                                Oscar Toney, Jr - Without Love (There Is Nothing)
                                Spencer Davis Group - Mr. Second Class
                                The Buffalo Springfield - Expecting To Fly
                                The Cowsills - We Can Fly
                                "And keep reaching for the stars...." Casey Kasem RIP 1932-2014

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                                • #46
                                  One of my all time favs replaced by another of my all time favs.

                                  (NEW) 1. Otis Redding - (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay
                                  (1) 2. The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin
                                  (2) 3. Cream - Sunshine Of Your Love
                                  (NEW) 4. 1910 Fruitgum Company - Simon Says
                                  (3) 5. Lalo Schifrin - Mission: Impossible Theme
                                  (4) 6. The Monkees - Daydream Believer
                                  (5) 7. Aretha Franklin - Chain Of Fools
                                  (6) 8. The Lemon Pipers - Green Tambourine
                                  (NEW) 9. Elvis Presley - Guitar Man
                                  (7) 10. Jimi Hendrix - Foxey Lady
                                  (8) 11. Dionne Warwick - (Theme From) Valley Of The Dolls
                                  (NEW) 12. Sam & Dave - I Thank You

                                  OUT:
                                  9. Paul Mauriat & His Orchestra - Love Is Blue
                                  10. The Temptations - I Wish It Would Rain
                                  11. The Beach Boys - Darlin'
                                  12. Herman's Hermits - I Can Take Or Leave Your Loving
                                  "And keep reaching for the stars...." Casey Kasem RIP 1932-2014

                                  Comment


                                  • #47
                                    1. The Monkees - Daydream Believer
                                    2. The Beatles - All You Need Is Love
                                    3. Senator Bobby - Wild Thing
                                    4. Aretha Franklin - A Natural Woman (You Make Me Feel Like)
                                    5. Shirley Bassey - Big Spender
                                    6. Troggs - Love Is All Around
                                    7. Gladys Knight & The Pips - I Heard It Through The Grapevine
                                    8. Gene Pitney - Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart
                                    9. The Beatles - Hello Goodbye
                                    10. The Beatles - I Am The Walrus
                                    I am not trying to seduce you... Would you like me to seduce you? Is that what you're trying to tell me?

                                    Comment


                                    • #48
                                      Re: Fifty Years Gone: 1968 Retro: Week 4: 27 January 1968

                                      01. Aretha Franklin - (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman
                                      02. Aretha Franklin - Chain of Fools
                                      03. Otis Redding - (Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay
                                      04. Sam and Dave - Soul Man
                                      05. Lulu - To Sir With Love
                                      06. The Beatles - Hello, Goodbye
                                      07. Dionne Warwick - I Say a Little Prayer
                                      08. Otis Redding - Try a Little Tenderness
                                      09. The Beatles - All You Need Is Love
                                      10. Jackie Wilson - Your Love Keeps Lifting Me (Higher And Higher)
                                      11. The Monkees - I'm a Believer
                                      12. Smokey Robinson & the Miracles - I Second That Emotion
                                      Akini's Top 100 Albums of the Decade: [75-71]

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                                      • #49
                                        Otis Redding - (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay
                                        Manfred Mann - The Mighty Quinn
                                        The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin
                                        Lee Hazlewood & Nancy Sinatra - Some Velvet Morning
                                        Cream - Sunshine Of Your Love
                                        Love Affair - Everlasting Love
                                        Elvis Presley - Guitar Man
                                        Paul Mauriat & His Orchestra - Love Is Blue
                                        Lalo Schifrin - Mission: Impossible Theme
                                        The Beatles - I Am The Walrus
                                        The Beatles - Hello Goodbye
                                        The Rolling Stones - She's A Rainbow

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                                        • #50
                                          01 (2) Love Affair - Everlasting Love
                                          02 (1) Paul Mauriat - Love Is Blue
                                          03 (8) The Tremeloes - Suddenly You Love Me
                                          04 (3) The Lemon Pipers - Green Tambourine
                                          05 (7) Amen Corner - Bend Me, Shape Me
                                          06 (4) Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazlewood - Some Velvet Morning
                                          07 (5) The Beatles - Hello Goodbye
                                          08 (6) The Monkees - Daydream Believer
                                          09 (NE) Otis Redding - (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay
                                          10 (NE) Status Quo - Pictures Of Matchstick Men
                                          11 (11) Gene Pitney - Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart
                                          12 (12) Bee Gees - World

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                                          • #51
                                            1 The Beatles - I Am The Walrus
                                            2 The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin
                                            3 Glen Campbell - By The Time I Get To Phoenix
                                            4 Dusty Springfield - The Look Of Love
                                            5 Donovan - Wear Your Love Like Heaven
                                            6 Paul Mauriat & His Orchestra - Love Is Blue
                                            7 The Rolling Stones - She's A Rainbow
                                            8 The Lemon Pipers - Green Tambourine
                                            9 The Monkees - Daydream Believer
                                            10 Manfred Mann - The Mighty Quinn
                                            11 Status Quo - Pictures Of Matchstick Men
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                                            12 James & Bobby Purify - Do Unto Me

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                                            • #52
                                              Re: Fifty Years Gone: 1968 Retro: Week 4: 27 January 1968

                                              1 (-) Otis Redding - (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay
                                              2 (-) Manfred Mann - The Mighty Quinn
                                              3 (1) Cream - Sunshine Of Your Love
                                              4 (2) The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin
                                              5 (3) Paul Mauriat & His Orchestra - Love Is Blue
                                              6 (4) Lalo Schifrin - Mission-Impossible Theme
                                              7 (5) Aretha Franklin - Chain Of Fools
                                              8 (-) 1910 Fruitgum Company - Simon Says
                                              9 (-) Elvis Presley - Guitar Man
                                              10 (-) Sam & Dave - I Thank You
                                              11 (6) The Beatles - I Am The Walrus
                                              12 (7) The Beatles - Hello Goodbye

                                              - (8) Dionne Warwick - (Theme From) The Valley Of The Dolls
                                              - (9) Jimi Hendrix - Foxey Lady
                                              - (10) Nancy Sinatra - Some Velvet Morning
                                              - (11) The Rolling Stones - She's A Rainbow
                                              - (12) The Beatles - Magical Mystery Tour
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                                              • #53
                                                01 (---) Otis Redding - (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay
                                                02 (---) Manfred Mann - The Mighty Quinn
                                                03 (---) 1910 Fruitgum Company - Simon Says
                                                04 (01) The Love Affair - Everlasting Love
                                                05 (02) Paul Mauriat & His Orchestra - Love Is Blue
                                                06 (03) The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin
                                                07 (04) The Monkees - Daydream Believer
                                                08 (05) The Beatles - Hello Goodbye
                                                09 (06) Bee Gees - World
                                                10 (07) Gene Pitney - Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart
                                                11 (08) Bee Gees - Massachusetts
                                                12 (---) Elvis Presley - Guitar Man
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                                                • #54
                                                  1.(1) The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin
                                                  2.(-) Otis Redding - (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay
                                                  3.(-) Manfred Mann - The Mighty Quinn
                                                  4.(3) The Beatles - I Am The Walrus
                                                  5.(6) Amen Corner - Bend Me, Shape Me
                                                  6.(7) The Beatles - Magical Mystery Tour
                                                  7.(8) Georgie Fame - Ballad Of Bonnie And Clyde
                                                  8.(10) Lalo Schifrin - Mission-Impossible Theme
                                                  9.(11) Seekers - Emerald City
                                                  10.(-) 1910 Fruitgum Company - Simon Says
                                                  11.(12) Love Affair - Everlasting Love
                                                  12.(-) Status Quo - Pictures Of Matchstick Men

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                                                  • #55
                                                    1(N).Status Quo - Pictures Of Matchstick Men
                                                    2(N).Manfred Mann - Mighty Quinn
                                                    3(N).Otis Redding - (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay
                                                    4(1).Cream - Sunshine Of Your Love
                                                    5(2).Paul Mauriat - Love Is Blue
                                                    6(3).The Love Affair - Everlasting Love
                                                    7(4).Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin
                                                    8(5).The Beatles - I Am The Walrus
                                                    9(6).The Tremeloes - Suddenly You Love Me
                                                    10(N).1910 Fruitgum Co - Simon Says
                                                    11(7).Symbols - The Best Part Of Breaking Up
                                                    12(8).The Beatles - Magical Mystery Tour
                                                    13(9).Foundations - Baby Now That I've Found You
                                                    14(10).Georgie Fame - Ballad Of Bonnie And Clyde
                                                    15(11).Lalo Schiffrin - The Theme from Mission Impossible
                                                    Let's have a second referendum

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                                                    • #56
                                                      1 (-) Otis Redding - (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay
                                                      2 (-) The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin
                                                      3 (-) The Monkees - Daydream Believer
                                                      4 (-) The Beatles - I Am The Walrus
                                                      5 (-) Rolling Stones - She's A Rainbow
                                                      6 (-) Aretha Franklin - Chain Of Fools
                                                      7 (-) Jimi Hendrix - Foxey Lady
                                                      8 (-) Cream - Sunshine Of Your Love
                                                      9 (-) Bee Gees - World
                                                      10 (-) Sam & Dave - I Thank You
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                                                      • #57
                                                        1 NEW Status Quo - Pictures Of Matchstick Men
                                                        2 NEW Otis Redding - (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay

                                                        3 (1) The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin
                                                        4 NEW Manfred Mann - The Mighty Quinn
                                                        5 (3) The Beatles - I Am The Walrus
                                                        6 (4) Love Affair - Everlasting Love
                                                        7 (2) Amen Corner - Bend Me, Shape Me
                                                        8 (6) The Beatles - Magical Mystery Tour
                                                        9 (5) Cream - Sunshine Of Your Love
                                                        10 (7) The Beatles - Hello Goodbye
                                                        11 (8) Chris Farlowe - Handbags And Gladrags
                                                        12 NEW 1910 Fruitgum Company - Simon Says
                                                        (9) Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich - Zabadak!
                                                        (10) The Scaffold - Thank U Very Much
                                                        (11) The Monkees - Daydream Believer
                                                        (12) Shirley Bassey - Big Spender

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                                                        • #58
                                                          01. The Beatles - Hello Goodbye
                                                          02. Shirley Bassey - Big Spender
                                                          03. The Monkees - Daydream Believer
                                                          04. Lulu - To Sir With Love
                                                          05. Otis Redding - Sittin’ On The Dock Of The Bay
                                                          06. The Beatles - All You Need Is Love
                                                          07. Bee Gees - Massachusetts
                                                          08. The Love Affair - Everlasting Love
                                                          09. Aretha Franklin - A Natural Woman
                                                          10. The Beatles - I Am The Walrus
                                                          11. Dionne Warwick - I Say A Little Prayer
                                                          12. Bee Gees - World

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                                                          • #59
                                                            Otis Redding debuts at #1 this week. Manfred Mann go top 3. Status Quo go top 10.

                                                            Last Week This Week Song Title Weeks On Total Points Peak
                                                            NEW 1 Otis Redding - (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay 1 92 1 (1 week at #1)
                                                            1 2 The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin 5 69 1
                                                            NEW 3 Manfred Mann - The Mighty Quinn 1 52 3
                                                            2 4 The Monkees - Daydream Believer 11 41 1
                                                            6 5 The Beatles - I Am The Walrus 8 37 2
                                                            7 6 Love Affair - Everlasting Love 4 36 5
                                                            3 7 Paul Mauriat & His Orchestra - Love Is Blue 4 35 3
                                                            4 8 Cream - Sunshine Of Your Love 3 34 4
                                                            5 9 The Beatles - Hello Goodbye 9 27 1
                                                            NEW 10 Status Quo - Pictures Of Matchstick Men 1 23 10
                                                            9 11 Aretha Franklin - Chain Of Fools 8 22 4
                                                            NEW 12 1910 Fruitgum Company - Simon Says 1 21 12
                                                            10 13 Aretha Franklin - A Natural Woman (You Make Me Feel Like) 18 19 3
                                                            8 14 Lalo Schifrin - Mission-Impossible Theme 4 16 7
                                                            11 15 The Beatles - All You Need Is Love 29 16 1
                                                            12 16 Amen Corner - Bend Me, Shape Me 2 16 12
                                                            15 17 Shirley Bassey - Big Spender 16 15 14
                                                            14 18 The Lemon Pipers - Green Tambourine 7 13 6
                                                            18 19 Lulu - To Sir With Love 21 13 4
                                                            13 20 Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazelwood - Some Velvet Morning 4 12 9
                                                            27 21 The Rolling Stones - She's A Rainbow 5 11 8
                                                            22 22 The Tremeloes - Suddenly You Love Me 2 10 22
                                                            NEW 23 Elvis Presley - Guitar Man 1 9 23
                                                            19 24 Sam And Dave - Soul Man 21 9 2
                                                            17 25 The Beatles - Magical Mystery Tour 7 9 4
                                                            23 26 Glen Campbell - By The Time I Get To Phoenix 14 8 5
                                                            24 27 Dusty Springfield - The Look Of Love 28 7 9
                                                            20 28 The Bee Gees - World 10 6 4
                                                            28 29 Donovan - Wear Your Love Like Heaven 10 6 22
                                                            25 30 Jimi Hendrix - Foxey Lady 6 5 7
                                                            30 31 Troggs - Love Is All Around 15 5 5
                                                            16 32 Gene Pitney - Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart 11 5 2
                                                            29 33 Dionne Warwick - I Say A Little Prayer 15 5 1
                                                            21 34 The Bee Gees - Massachusetts 19 5 1
                                                            31 35 Gladys Knight & The Pips - I Heard It Through The Grapevine 15 4 9
                                                            32 36 Georgie Fame - Ballad Of Bonnie And Clyde 7 4 13
                                                            47 37 Seekers - Emerald City 7 2 37
                                                            26 38 Dionne Warwick - (Theme From) The Valley Of The Dolls 2 1 26
                                                            48 39 Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - I Second That Emotion 13 1 2
                                                            38 40 Jackie Wilson - (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher And Higher 25 1 3
                                                            46 41 James & Bobby Purify - Do Unto Me 3 1 41
                                                            34 42 Symbols - (The Best Part Of) Breaking Up 4 1 26
                                                            NEW 43 Sam & Dave - I Thank You 1 1 43
                                                            36 44 Chris Farlowe - Handbags And Gladrags 7 1 23
                                                            45 OUT Classics IV - Spooky 6 0 12
                                                            40 OUT Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich - Zabadak 4 0 22
                                                            42 OUT Herman's Hermits - I Can Take Or Leave Your Loving 3 0 42
                                                            33 OUT Otis Redding And Carla Thomas - Knock On Wood 16 0 30
                                                            43 OUT The Beach Boys - Darlin' 6 0 19
                                                            37 OUT The Box Tops - The Letter 25 0 2
                                                            39 OUT The Foundations - Baby, Now That I've Found You 6 0 9
                                                            44 OUT The Four Tops - Walk Away Renee 7 0 10
                                                            49 OUT The Scaffold - Thank U Very Much 10 0 9
                                                            35 OUT The Small Faces - Tin Soldier 8 0 8
                                                            41 OUT The Temptations - I Wish It Would Rain 3 0 37
                                                            50 OUT Tom Jones - I'm Coming Home 10 0 19


                                                            1968 #1s
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                                                            1. The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin (4 weeks)
                                                            2. Otis Redding - (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay (1 week)
                                                            "And keep reaching for the stars...." Casey Kasem RIP 1932-2014

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                                                            • #60
                                                              Voting List:
                                                              Code:
                                                              1910 Fruitgum Company - Simon Says
                                                              Al Hirt - Keep The Ball Rollin'
                                                              Amen Corner - Bend Me, Shape Me
                                                              Anita Harris - Anniversary Waltz
                                                              Aretha Franklin - A Natural Woman (You Make Me Feel Like)
                                                              Aretha Franklin - Chain Of Fools
                                                              Chris Farlowe - Handbags And Gladrags
                                                              Cream - Sunshine Of Your Love
                                                              Dionne Warwick - (Theme From) The Valley Of The Dolls
                                                              Dionne Warwick - I Say A Little Prayer
                                                              Donovan - Wear Your Love Like Heaven
                                                              Dusty Springfield - The Look Of Love
                                                              Elvis Presley - Guitar Man
                                                              Every Mothers' Son - No One Knows
                                                              Gene Pitney - Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart
                                                              Georgie Fame - Ballad Of Bonnie And Clyde
                                                              Gladys Knight & The Pips - I Heard It Through The Grapevine
                                                              Glen Campbell - By The Time I Get To Phoenix
                                                              Howard Tate - Stop
                                                              Jackie Wilson - (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher And Higher
                                                              James & Bobby Purify - Do Unto Me
                                                              Jimi Hendrix - Foxey Lady
                                                              Johnny Cash - Rosanna's Going Wild
                                                              Lalo Schifrin - Mission-Impossible Theme
                                                              Love Affair - Everlasting Love
                                                              Lulu - To Sir With Love
                                                              Manfred Mann - The Mighty Quinn
                                                              Mills Brothers - Cab Driver
                                                              Miriam Makeba - Malayisha
                                                              Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazelwood  - Some Velvet Morning
                                                              Otis Redding - (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay
                                                              Paul Mauriat & His Orchestra - Love Is Blue
                                                              PP Arnold - (If You Think You're) Groovy
                                                              Sam & Dave - I Thank You
                                                              Sam And Dave - Soul Man
                                                              Seekers - Emerald City
                                                              Shirley Bassey - Big Spender
                                                              Smokey Robinson & The Miracles - I Second That Emotion
                                                              Status Quo - Pictures Of Matchstick Men
                                                              Symbols - (The Best Part Of) Breaking Up
                                                              The Beatles - All You Need Is Love
                                                              The Beatles - Hello Goodbye
                                                              The Beatles - I Am The Walrus
                                                              The Beatles - Magical Mystery Tour
                                                              The Bee Gees - Massachusetts
                                                              The Bee Gees - World
                                                              The Five Americans - 7:30 Guided Tour
                                                              The Five Stairsteps - A Million To One
                                                              The Foundations - Back On My Feet Again
                                                              The Lemon Pipers - Green Tambourine
                                                              The Monkees - Daydream Believer
                                                              The Moody Blues - Nights In White Satin
                                                              The Rolling Stones - She's A Rainbow
                                                              The Tremeloes - Suddenly You Love Me
                                                              Tommy James & The Shondells - Get Out Now
                                                              Tony Blackburn - So Much Love
                                                              Troggs - Love Is All Around
                                                              New Additions:
                                                              Code:
                                                              Alan Price Set - Don't Stop The Carnival
                                                              Albert King - Cold Feet
                                                              Jim & Jean - People World
                                                              Mitch Ryder - (You've Got) Personality/ Chantilly Lace (Medley)
                                                              Ohio Express - Try It
                                                              The 5th Dimension - Carpet Man
                                                              The Association - Everything That Touches You
                                                              The Delfonics - La-La Means I Love You
                                                              The Soulful Strings - Burning Spear
                                                              The Will-O-Bees - It's Not Easy
                                                              These can no longer be voted:
                                                              Code:
                                                              Herman's Hermits - I Can Take Or Leave Your Loving
                                                              The Temptations - I Wish It Would Rain
                                                              Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich - Zabadak
                                                              Classics IV - Spooky
                                                              The Beach Boys - Darlin'
                                                              The Foundations - Baby, Now That I've Found You
                                                              The Four Tops - Walk Away Renee
                                                              The Small Faces - Tin Soldier
                                                              The Scaffold - Thank U Very Much
                                                              Tom Jones - I'm Coming Home
                                                              Otis Redding And Carla Thomas - Knock On Wood
                                                              The Box Tops - The Letter
                                                              Clarence Carter - Looking for A Fox
                                                              Frankie Laine - To Each His Own
                                                              Glen Campbell - Hey Little One
                                                              James Brown - There Was A Time
                                                              Jay & The Techniques - Strawberry Shortcake
                                                              Linda Jones - Give My Love A Try
                                                              Martha & The Vandellas - Honey Chile (UK)
                                                              Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell - If I Could Build My Whole World Around You
                                                              Ray Charles - Come Rain Or Come Shine
                                                              Robert Knight - Blessed Are The Lonely
                                                              Robert Knight - Everlasting Love (UK)
                                                              Ruby Andrews - Hey Boy Take A Chance On Love
                                                              The Dells - There Is
                                                              "And keep reaching for the stars...." Casey Kasem RIP 1932-2014

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