Music Survey: WABC New York, NY “All America Survey” Week of December 6, 1966

        WABC All American Survey for Week of December 6, 1966       

 TW                                                             LW
  1. Winchester Cathedral -                                       
                 The New Vaudeville Band (Fontana)  *1 week #1*  3
 *2. You Keep Me Hangin’ On - The Supremes (Motown)              1
  3. Devil With a Blue Dress On and Good Golly Miss Molly -       
                   Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Wheels (New Voice)  2
  4. Good Vibrations - The Beach Boys (Capitol)                  4
  5. Mellow Yellow - Donovan (Epic)                              5
  6. Born Free - Roger Williams (Kapp)                           6
 *7. That’s Life - Frank Sinatra (Reprise)                      18
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  8. I’m a Believer - The Monkees (Colgems)                     17
  9. Lady Godiva - Peter & Gordon (Capitol)                     11
 10. Stop Stop Stop - The Hollies (Imperial)                     8
 11. I’m Your Puppet - James & Bobby Purify (Bell)               7
 12. Coming Home Soldier - Bobby Vinton (Epic)                  13
 13. Poor Side of Town - Johnny Rivers (Imperial)                9
*14. I’m Ready For Love - Martha & the Vandellas (Gordy)        12
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*15. Tell It to the Rain - The 4 Seasons (Philips)              39
 16. Words of Love - The Mamas & the Papas (Dunhill)            36
 17. Last Train to Clarksville - The Monkees (Colgems)          10
 18. Mustang Sally - Wilson Pickett (Atlantic)                  32
 19. Whispers (Gettin’ Louder) - Jackie Wilson (Brunswick)      19
 20. (I Know) I’m Losing You - The Temptations (Gordy)          26
 23. It Tears Me Up - Percy Sledge (Atlantic)                   HP
 24. A Place in the Sun - Stevie Wonder (Tamla)                 30
 26. Tell It Like it Is - Aaron Neville (Parlo)                 --
 41. Mame - Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass (A&M)               27
*50. Standing in the Shadows of Love - The Four Tops (Motown)   PH
 58. Sugar Town - Nancy Sinatra (Reprise)                       --

Hot Prospects:
     Where Will the Words Come From -                             
                            Gary Lewis & the Playboys (Liberty)   
     Walk With Faith In Your Heart - The Bachelors (London)       
     Gimme Some Lovin’ - The Spencer Davis Group (U.A.)           
     Gallant Men - Senator Everett McKinley Dirksen (Capitol)     
     Pretty Ballerina - The Left Banke (Smash)                    
     Love Me - Bobby Hebb (Philips)                               
     Another Night - Dionne Warwick (Scepter)                     
     Georgy Girl - The Seekers (Capitol)                          
     How Do You Catch a Girl - Sam the Sham & the Pharaohs (MGM)  

Christmas Music:
     If Every Day Was Like Christmas - Elvis Presley (RCA)        
     Silver Bells - Mitch Miller & the Sing-a-Long Gang (Columbia)
     Jingle Bell Rock - Bobby Helms (Decca)                       
     Blue Christmas - Elvis Presley (RCA)                         
     The Little Drummer Boy - The Harry Simeone Chorale (20th Fox)
     The Chipmunk Song - The Chipmunks (Liberty)                  
     The Christmas Song - Nat “King” Cole (Capitol)               
     Twinkle Twinkle Little Me - The Supremes (Motown)            
     Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree - Brenda Lee (Decca)       
     Winter Wonderland - Johnny Mathis (Columbia)                 
     White Christmas - Bing Crosby (Decca)                        
     Santa Claus Is Coming to Town - Eddie Cole (Warner Brothers) 
     Jingle Bell Rock - Bobby Rydell & Chubby Checker (Cameo)     
     Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas -                     
                                        Frank Sinatra (Capitol)   
     Jingle Bells - Frank Sinatra (Capitol)                       
     Do You Hear What I Hear? - Bing Crosby (Capitol)             
     Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! -                     
                              Dorothy Provine (Warner Brothers)   

Radio 77 Pick Hit:
     Color My World - Petula Clark (Warner Brothers)              

*former Pick Hit

All American of the Week:
     Chuck Leonard - 11:00 PM-Midnight Monday - Friday
                     5:00-10:00 PM Sunday


NOTES: 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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