WABC MusicRadio 77 Survey for Week of 27 February 1973
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Survey collected and contributed by Ken Williamson
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TW SUPER SINGLES: LW 1. Killing Me Softly With His Song - Roberta Flack (Atlantic) *1 week #1* 2 2. Crocodile Rock - Elton John (MCA) 1 3. Could It Be I'm Falling in Love - The Spinners (Atlantic) 4 4. Dueling Banjos - Deliverance Soundtrack (Warner Brothers) 3 5. Love Train - The O'Jays (Philadelphia International) 8 6. You're So Vain - Carly Simon (Elektra) 6 7. Last Song - Edward Bear (Capitol) 10 8. Oh, Babe, What Would You Say? - Hurricane Smith (Capitol) 5 9. Rocky Mountain High - John Denver (RCA) 7 10. Dancing In the Moonlight - King Harvest (Perception) 9 11. Don't Expect Me to Be Your Friend - Lobo (Big Tree) 12 12. Do It Again - Steely Dan (ABC) 11 13. Do You Want to Dance? - Bette Midler (Atlantic) 15 14. Daddy's Home - Jermaine Jackson (Motown) 13 SINGLES: 17. Also Sprach Zarathustra (2001) - Deodato (CTI) 14 HP Oh La De Da - The Staple Singers (Stax) ACTION ALBUMS: No Secrets - Carly Simon (Elektra) Talking Book - Stevie Wonder (Tamla) Don't Shoot Me I'm Only the Piano Player - Elton John (MCA) Rhymes and Reasons - Carole King (Ode) Rocky Mountain High - John Denver (RCA) Dan Ingram 2:00PM-6:00PM Monday - Saturday SPECIAL NOTES: The Cover of "Rolling Stone" - Dr. Hook & the Medicine Show (Columbia) moves from #29-#24 on rival station WWDJ, eventually peaking at #9 there, but never receives any airplay or mention at WABC, allegedly due to drug references in the song. The sixteen-record playlist this week represents the shortest playlist in WABC's history as a Top 40 station.
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