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Top 3 Songs / Week of  February 22 – 29
1960-1989

1960
#1  The Theme From “A Summer Place” – Percy Faith
#2  Teen Angel – Mark Dinning
#3  Handy Man – Jimmy Jones

1961
#1  Calcutta – Lawrence Welk
#2  Shop Around – The Miracles
#3  Will You Love Me Tomorrow – The Shirelles

1962
#1   Duke Of Earl – Gene Chandler
#2  The Wanderer – Dion
#3  Norman – Sue Thompson

1963
#1  Hey Paula – Paul & Paula
#2  Ruby Baby – Dion
#3  Walk Like A Man – The 4 Seasons

1964
#1   I Want To Hold Your Hand – Beatles
#2  She Loves You – Beatles
#3  Dawn (Go Away) – The 4 Seasons

1965
#1  This Diamond Ring – Gary Lewis & The Playboys
#2  You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feelin’ – Righteous Brothers
#3  Downtown – Petula Clark

1966
#1   Lightnin’ Strikes – Lou Christie
#2   These Boots Are Make For Walkin’ – Nancy Sinatra
#3   Uptight (Everything’s Alright) – Stevie Wonder

1967
#1  Kind Of A Drag – The Buckinghams
#2  Love Is Here And Now You’re Gone – The Supremes 
#3  Ruby Tuesday – Rolling Stones

1968
#1  Love Is Blue – Paul Mauriat
#2  Theme From (Valley Of The Dolls) – Dionne Warwick
#3  Spooky – Classics Four

1969
#1  Everyday People – Sly & The Family Stone
#2  Crimson & Clover – Tommy James & The Shondelles
#3  Build Me Up Buttercup – The Foundations

1970
#1  Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Again – Sly & The Family Stone
#2  Hey There Lonely Girl – Eddie Holman
#3  Bridge Over Troubled Water – Simon & Garfunkel

1971
#1  One Bad Apple – The Osmonds 
#2  Knock Three Times – Dawn
#3  Rose Garden – Lynn Anderson

1972
#1  Without You – Nilsson
#2  Let’s Stay Together – Al Green
#3  Hurting Each Other – The Carpenters

1973
#1  Killing Me Softly With His Song – Roberta Flack
#2  Dueling  Banjos – Eric Weissberg & Steve Mandell
#3  Crocodile Rock – Elton John

1974
#1   The Way We Were – Barbara Streisand 
#2  Season’s In The Sun – Terry Jacks
#3  Until You Come Back To Me (That’s What I’m Gonna Do) – Aretha Franklin

1975
#1  Pick Up The Pieces – Average White Band
#2  Best Of My Love – Eagles
#3  Some Kind Of Wonderful – Grand Funk

1976
#1   50 Ways To Leave Your Lover – Paul Simon
#2   Theme From S.W.A.T – Rhythm Heritage
#3   You Sexy Thing – Hot Chocolate

1977
#1  Blinded By The Light – Manfred Mann’s Earth Band 
#2  New Kid In Town – Eagles 
#3  Torn Between Two Lovers – Mary MacGregor

1978
#1   Stayin’ Alive – Bee Gees
#2  (Love Is) Thicker Than Water – Andy Gibb
#3  Just The Way You Are – Billy Joel

1979
#1  Da Ya Think I’m Sexy? – Rod Stewart
#2  Fire – Pointer Sisters
#3  A Little More Love – Olivia Newton John

1980
#1  Crazy Little Think Called Love – Queen
#2  Do That To Me One More Time – Captain & Tennille
#3  Yes, I’m Ready – Teri DeSario With KC

1981
#1   9 To 5 – Dolly Parton
#2  I Love A Rainy Night – Eddie Rabbitt
#3  Celebration – Kool & The Gang

1982
#1  Centerfold – The J. Geils Band
#2  Open Arms – Journey
#3  I Can’t Go For That (No Can Do) – Hall & Oates

1983
#1  Baby, Come To Me – Patti Austin & James Ingram
#2  Down Under – Men At Work
#3  Shame On The Moon – Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band

1984
#1  Jump – Van Halen
#2  Karma Chameleon – Culture Club
#3  99 Luftballons – Nena

1985
#1  Careless Whisper – Wham! Featuring George Michael
#2  Loverboy – Billy Ocean
#3  Easy Lover – Phillip Baily & Phil Collins

1986
#1  How Will I Know – Whitney Houston
#2  Kyrie – Mr. Mister
#3  When The Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going – Billy Ocean

1987
#1   Livin’ On A Prayer – Bon Jovi
#2  Keep Your Hands To Yourself – Georgia Satellites
#3  Will You Still Love Me – Chicago

1988
#1  Season’s Change – Expose
#2  What Have I Done To Deserve This? – Pet Shop Boys & Dusty Springfield
#3  Could’ve Been – Tiffany

1989
#1  Straight Up – Paula Abdul
#2  Lost In Your Eyes – Debbie Gibson
#3  Wild Thing – Tone Loc