Music Survey: WABC New York, NY “All American Survey” Week of February 8, 1966

        WABC All American Survey for Week of February 8, 1966       

 TW                                                             LW
  1. Lightnin’ Strikes - Lou Christie (MGM)        *2 weeks #1*  1
  2. A Well Respected Man - The Kinks (Reprise)                  2
  3. We Can Work It Out - The Beatles (Capitol)                  3
  4. Barbara Ann - The Beach Boys (Capitol)                      5
 *5. My Love - Petula Clark (Warner Brothers)                    6
  6. Uptight (Everything’s Alright) - Stevie Wonder (Tamla)      7
  7. No Matter What Shape (Your Stomach’s In) -                   
                                          The T-Bones (Liberty) 11
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 *8. My World Is Empty Without You - The Supremes (Motown)       9
 *9. Working My Way Back to You - The 4 Seasons (Philips)       18
 10. Lies - The Knickerbockers (Challenge)                      13
 11. Don’t Mess With Bill - The Marvelettes (Tamla)             15
 12. The Sounds of Silence - Simon & Garfunkel (Columbia)        4
 13. These Boots Are Made For Walkin’ - Nancy Sinatra (Reprise) 19
 14. Going to A Go-Go - The Miracles (Tamla)                    16
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 15. (You’re Gonna) Hurt Yourself - Frankie Valli (Smash)       12
 16. Call Me - Chris Montez (A&M)                               30
 17. The Ballad of the Green Berets - SSgt Barry Sadler (RCA)   --
 18. Crying Time - Ray Charles (ABC-Paramount)                  21
 19. Five O’Clock World - The Vogues (Co & Cee)                 10
 20. Listen People - Herman’s Hermits (MGM)                     --
*22. At the Scene - The Dave Clark Five (Epic)                  40
 24. Love Makes the World Go Round - Deon Jackson (Carla)       29
 25. Homeward Bound - Simon & Garfunkel (Columbia)              --
 26. Batman Theme - The Marketts (Warner Brothers)              55
     Just Like Me - Paul Revere & the Raiders (Columbia)        --
 38. 634-5789 (Soulsville, U.S.A.) - Wilson Pickett (Atlantic)  --
 44. Jenny Take a Ride! -                                         
                   Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Wheels (New Voice) 52
 68. California Dreamin’ - The Mamas & the Papas (Dunhill)      --
*75. Elusive Butterfly - Bob Lind (World Pacific)               PH
     Why Can’t You Bring Me Home - Jay & the Americans (UA)     HP
     19th Nervous Breakdown - The Rolling Stones (London)       --
     I’ll Go Crazy - James Brown & his Famous Flames (King)     --

Hot Prospects:
     The Cheater - Bob Kuban & the In-Men (Musicland)             
     I Fought the Law - The Bobby Fuller Four (Mustang)           

First and exclusive on WABC!:
     Nowhere Man - The Beatles (Capitol)                          
     What Goes On - The Beatles (Capitol)                         
     Wondermother - The Comics (ABC-Paramount)                    

Album cut:
     Michelle - The Beatles (Capitol)                             

Radio 77 Pick Hit:
     Baby Scratch My Back - Slim Harpo (Excello)                  

*Former Pick Hit

All American of the Week:
     Ron Lundy - Midnight - 6:00AM, Tuesday-Saturday

SPECIAL NOTES:  This week WABC is playing the album version of the 
Beach Boys’ “Barbara Ann.”  This version (from the LP, “Beach 
Boys’ Party!”) continues past the fade for a couple more verses, 
and ends cold.

No airplay on Paul Revere & the Raiders or Jay & the Americans.  
They remain in the approximate position where they appeared on the 
printed survey.

The album cut is from “Rubber Soul.”


NOTE: This is a text-only survey. The song titles and artists shown above are presented exactly as they are shown on the printed survey. Any typos, spelling errors and/or other anomalies are as they appear on the printed sheet.

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