1971-01-27 — WMAK 1300 AM ( Nashville, Tennessee )


1300/WMAK
SUPERHIT SURVEY

WEEK BEGINNING
January 27, 1971

TWLW ARTISTTITLEWKSNOTES
16 Francis Lai And His OrchestraTheme From Love Story
21 Judy CollinsAmazing Grace
33 Bobby GoldsboroWatching Scotty Grow7Mac Davis song. He joked that for several years, Scotty thought his father was Goldsboro.
44 Dave EdmundsI Hear You Knocking7
537 BloodrockD.O.A.2One of the most macabre songs to EVER hit the pop charts.
69 The Bee GeesLonely Days
75 DawnKnock Three Times10
82 George HarrisonMy Sweet Lord10
910 Elvis PresleyThere Goes My Everything“B” side of #31
1011 Jerry ReedAmos Moses9
1112 RuntWe Gotta Get You A Woman9
1213 Elton JohnYour Song
1314 Rare EarthBorn To Wander7
1417 The Nitty Gritty Dirt BandMr. BojanglesPretty sure they didn’t play Uncle Charlie’s dog Teddy barking along with UC’s harmonica
1524 The KimberlysI Don't Know How To Love Him/Everything's AlrightCouple more songs from “Jesus Christ Superstar (see #18)
168 Lynn AndersonRose Garden7
177 Stephen StillsLove The One You're With8
1820 Murray Head With The Trinidad SingersSuperstar7
1921 Ray StevensBridget The Midget (The Queen Of The Blues)7
2022 Diana RossRemember Me
2130 The OsmondsOne Bad Apple2
2223 King FloydGroove Me
2327 RedeyeGames8
2431 Liz Damon's Orient Express1900 Yesterday
2533 Gordon LightfootIf You Could Read My Mind
2632 Gladys Knight & The PipsIf I Were Your Woman
2728 Emitt RhodesFresh As A Daisy
2829 Sammi SmithHelp Me Make It Through The Night2
2918 Chairmen Of The BoardPay To The Piper7
3034 John RowlesCheryl Moana Marie
3135 Elvis PresleyI Really Don't Want To Know“A” side of #9
3236 Wadsworth MansionSweet Mary2
3338 The Jackson 5Mama's Pearl2
3439 Little SisterSomebody's Watching You2Included Sylvester Stewart’s little sister, so-
3540 Mike Curb CongregationBurning Bridges2Curb: MGM Records executive; former Lt. Governor of California; benefactor of Belmont U., namesake of BU Events Center
36HB Creedence Clearwater RevivalHave You Ever Seen The Rain1
37HB BreadLet Your Love Go1Who said they couldn’t rock?
38HB Tom JonesShe's A Lady1
39-- Johnnie TaylorJody's Got Your Girl And Gone1
40-- Andy Williams(Where Do I Begin) Love Story1
HB The Partridge Family (Starring Shirley Jones; Featuring David Cassidy)Doesn't Somebody Want To Be Wanted
HB Bobby ShermanCried Like A Baby
HB James TaylorCountry Road


ALBUM CHARTS

TWLW ARTISTALBUMWKSNOTES
 Janis JoplinPearlFeature Album

Chart movement: #9 - #13 move up in order
As do #20-#38, with the exception of the skyrocketing “D.O.A.”

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Cover:
WMAK News Dept: Bob Carter, Adrian Marshall*,
David Tower**, Mike King (Director),
Mike Donegan
*from Springfield. On local radio in high school,
WMAK soon after. Died 4.3.22
** "This..." sometime from 5 minutes to 2 hours
later: "...is David Tower."