Music Survey: WABC New York, NY “All American Survey” Week of August 2, 1966

         WABC All American Survey for Week of August 2, 1966        
                                                                  
 TW                                                             LW
  1. Wild Thing - The Troggs (Atco/Fontana)         *1 week #1*  2
  2. Summer In the City - The Lovin' Spoonful (Kama Sutra)       5
 *3. Lil' Red Riding Hood - Sam the Sham & the Pharaohs (MGM)    3
 *4. Mother's Little Helper - The Rolling Stones (London)        6
  5. Hanky Panky - Tommy James & the Shondells (Roulette)        1
 *6. They're Coming to Take Me Away, Ha-Haaa! -                   
                                 Napoleon XIV (Warner Brothers)  4
  7. See You In September - The Happenings (B.T. Puppy)         13
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  8. Sweet Pea - Tommy Roe (ABC)                                 9
 *9. I Saw Her Again - The Mamas & the Papas (Dunhill)           7
 10. Sunny - Bobby Hebb (Philips)                               10
 11. Ain't Too Proud to Beg - The Temptations (Gordy)           12
 12. The Pied Piper - Crispian St. Peters (Jamie)                8
*13. Wouldn't It Be Nice - The Beach Boys (Capitol)             21
 14. The Impossible Dream (The Quest) - Jack Jones (Kapp)       17
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 15. This Door Swings Both Ways - Herman's Hermits (MGM)        19
 16. Paperback Writer - The Beatles (Capitol)                   16
 17. Mr. Dieingly Sad - The Critters (Kapp)                     26
 18. Strangers In the Night - Frank Sinatra (Reprise)           11
 19. Where Were You When I Needed You - The Grassroots (Dunhill)--
 20. You Don?t Have to Say You Love Me -                          
                                    Dusty Springfield (Philips) 18
 21. I Couldn't Live Without Your Love -                          
                                 Petula Clark (Warner Brothers) --
 23. Blowin' In the Wind - Stevie Wonder (Tamla)                29
 26. Over Under Sideways Down - The Yardbirds (Epic)            22
 27. Bus Stop - The Hollies (Imperial)                          --
*28. Land of 1000 Dances - Wilson Pickett (Atlantic)            38
     Somewhere, My Love - Ray Conniff & the Singers (Columbia)  --
*36. You Can't Hurry Love - The Supremes (Motown)               PH
 56. Wade In the Water - Ramsey Lewis (Cadet)                   --
     
Hot Prospects:
     Turn-Down Day - The Cyrkle (Columbia)                        
     The Dangling Conversation - Simon & Garfunkel (Columbia)     
     Go Ahead and Cry - The Righteous Brothers (Verve)            
     
Radio 77 Pick Hit:
     Sunny Afternoon - The Kinks (Reprise)                        
     
*Former Pick Hit
     
All American of the Week:
     Bob Lewis - 12:00Noon- 5:00 PM, Sunday
                  4:00 AM - 6:00 AM, Monday


NOTES: This is a text-only music 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. Some formatting and modifying may have been done to allow survey to display properly on the blog and improve searching ability.

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