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Top of The Pops (Charts)

Look back on what was ruling the radio airwaves and selling albums each week in the past

Classic Rock Hits on Top 40 May 1973

Check out the videos from some all-time greats including Steely Dan, the Edgar Winter Group and Stealers Wheel’s “Stuck in the Middle With You.”

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Top Radio Hits 1967: Look Back

We celebrate the amazing year in music with vintage clips including faves by the Hollies, Aretha, the Turtles and Strawberry Alarm Clock. See what was #1

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Radio Hits May 1967: Look Back

The airwaves were filled with some great pop vocals this week including two songs that paid tribute to other greats in their genre

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Top Selling Albums May 1981: Look Back

MTV was still 3 months away as 2 huge albums from AC/DC, were joined at the top by LPs from Styx, The Who, Winwood and REO

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Look Back: Radio Hits April 1970

Days before four students were shot and killed at Kent State Univ., radio listeners were blissfully listening to these songs

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Radio Hits April 1969: Hair, There and Everywhere

The hippie counterculture musical Hair was a Broadway smash and had 2 huge singles this week. There were also hits from The Zombies, Glen Campbell + Blood, Sweat & Tears

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Look Back: Top Radio Hits 1966

The British Invasion, popular vocalists and novelty hits all topped the charts. Songs from the Rascals, Frank Sinatra, The Beatles, and Mamas & the Papas. What were the biggest?

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Look Back: Radio Hits April 1971

Hits from the Grass Roots, Marvin Gaye, Three Dog Night will bring you back. And when’s the last time you heard “Chick-A-Boom”?

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Look Back: Top Selling Albums of 1972

Some of the biggest names in classic rock dominated the radio and sales charts throughout the decade. This year was no exception

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Look Back: Top Selling Albums April 1976

In a month when Apple Computer was formed, the Eagles, Fleetwood Mac and Peter Frampton were dominating the US sales charts

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