WABC MusicRadio 77 Survey for Week of 17 April 1973
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Survey collected and contributed by Ken Williamson
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TW SUPER SINGLES: LW 1. The Night the Lights Went Out In Georgia - Vicki Lawrence (Bell) *2 weeks #1* 1 2. Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Ole Oak Tree - Dawn featuring Tony Orlando (Bell) 4 3. Neither One of Us (Wants to Be the First to Say Goodbye) - Gladys Knight & the Pips (Soul) 3 4. Sing - The Carpenters (A&M) 6 5. The Cisco Kid - War (United Artists) 7 6. Killing Me Softly With His Song - Roberta Flack (Atlantic) 2 7. Ain't No Woman (Like the One I've Got) - The Four Tops (Dunhill/ABC) 5 8. Danny's Song - Anne Murray (Capitol) 10 9. You Are the Sunshine of My Life - Stevie Wonder (Tamla) 8 10. The Twelfth of Never - Donny Osmond (MGM) 14 11. Little Willy - The Sweet (Bell) -- 12. Break Up to Make Up - The Stylistics (Avco) 9 13. Masterpiece - The Temptations (Gordy) -- 14. Stuck In the Middle With You - Stealers Wheel (A&M) 26 SINGLES: 18. Drift Away - Dobie Gray (Decca) -- 20. Armed and Extremely Dangerous - First Choice (Philly Groove) -- 21. Reeling in the Years - Steely Dan (ABC) 30 30. Peaceful - Helen Reddy (Capitol) -- 37. Daniel - Elton John (MCA) -- 39. The Right Thing to Do - Carly Simon (Elektra) -- HP Pillow Talk - Sylvia (Vibration) ACTION ALBUMS: Masterpiece - The Temptations (Gordy) Prelude - Deodato (CTI) Deliverance - Soundtrack (Warner Brothers) Lady Sings the Blues - Diana Ross (Motown) Dan Ingram 2:00PM-6:00PM Monday - Saturday SPECIAL NOTES: This week Dr. Hook's "The Cover of 'Rolling Stone'" ends its chart run on rival station WWDJ, dropping from #24-#30. (This song was never played on WABC, allegedly due to the reference[s] to cocaine.) Also this week, "Superfly Meets Shaft" by John & Ernest moves from #12-7 on WWDJ. The record is never played on WABC.
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