1972-03-29 — WMAK 1300 AM ( Nashville, Tennessee )


1300/WMAK
SUPERHIT SURVEY

WEEK BEGINNING
March 29, 1972

TWLW ARTISTTITLEWKSNOTES
14 Michael JacksonRockin' Robin5
22 Donny OsmondPuppy Love7
314 Roberta FlackThe First Time Ever I Saw Your Face3
49 Joe TexI Gotcha6
56 Jerry Lee LewisChantilly Lace5The Killer does the definitive version of the song. He died 36 days ago as I’m typing this.
61 AmericaA Horse With No Name7
73 Neil YoungHeart Of Gold8
810 Sonny & CherA Cowboys Work Is Never Done6
911 J.J. CaleCrazy Mama6
105 Paul SimonMother And Child Reunion
1113 The Stylistics Featuring Russell Thompkins, Jr.Betcha By Golly, Wow5
127 GiorgioSon Of My Father6
1321 Jerry WallaceTo Get To You3
1417 YesRoundabout4
158 BreadEverything I Own
1622 The DramaticsIn The Rain4
1712 The OsmondsDown By The Lazy River10
1826 June JacksonLittle Dog Heaven4Twb June (J.J.) Jackson, not J.J. Jackson.
1927 Quincy JonesMoney Runner5
2015 Robert JohnThe Lion Sleeps Tonight13Solomon Linda’s family FINALLY received some of the royalties due him 38 years AFTER he died. And then only because of a (cont i
2128 Bobby GoldsboroCalifornia Wine
2230 Three Dog NightThe Family Of Man3
2316 B.J. ThomasRock And Roll Lullaby
2431 Jackson BrowneDoctor My Eyes4Background vocals by Graham Nash & David Crosby. According to Crosby: “We’re musical junkies. We’ll sing with anyone.”
2518 The ChakachasJungle Fever6
2632 BadfingerBaby Blue3
2720 Donnie ElbertI Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)
2833 Aretha FranklinDay Dreaming3
2934 MaloSuavecito2
3035 Commander Cody & His Lost Planet AirmenHot Rod Lincoln3
3136 Dennis Coffey & The Detroit Guitar BandTaurus2
3238 Ringo StarrBack Off Boogaloo2
3339 Buffy Sainte-MarieMister Can't You See2
3437 R. Dean TaylorTaos New Mexico2
35-- The Honey ConeThe Day I Found Myself1
3640 Andy WilliamsLove Theme From "The Godfather" (Speak Softly Love)2
37-- Al GreenLook What You Done For Me1
38-- Paul SimonMe And Julio Down By The Schoolyard1
39-- Dr. Hook And The Medicine ShowSylvia's Mother1
40-- Cat StevensMorning Has Broken
HB Steve AlaimoAmerikan Music
HB Apollo 100Mendelssohn's 4th (Second Movement)
HB April WineYou Could Have Been A Lady


ALBUM CHARTS

TWLW ARTISTALBUMWKSNOTES
 Dianne DavidsonBackwoods WomanFeature Album

Wholesome Wrigley’s gum, now in the
                 PlenTpak!

Cover:
“Brother Dave” plays that good old rock and roll
every nite, 10 to 2.

Song note cont:
5. Rolling Stone article by Rian Malan.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Lion_Sleeps_Tonight
https://www.rollingstone.com/feature/in-the-jungle-inside
-the-long-hidden-genealogy-of-the-lion-sleeps-tonight-108274/