Friday, March 25, 2016

WLS Top Ten for March 25, 2016: "You Baby"

1.  CALIFORNIA DREAMING--  Mamas and Papas
2.  GLORIA--  Shadows of Knight
3.  19TH NERVOUS BREAKDOWN--  Rolling Stones

4.  BALLAD OF THE GREEN BERETS--  SSgt. Barry Sanders
5.  DAYDREAM--  Young Rascals
6.  THESE BOOTS ARE MADE FOR WALKING--  Nancy Sinatra
7.  NOWHERE MAN--  Beatles

8.  YOU BABY--  Turtles
9.  ELUSIVE BUTTERFLY--  Bob Lind
10.  SHAPES OF THINGS--  Yardbirds

35.  STOP HER ON SIGHT--  Edwin Starr  (S.O.S.)  #48 Billboard.  His third hit.  Biggest hit was 1970's "War" which went to #1.
38. WALKING MY CAT NAMED DOG--  Norma Tanega  #22 Billboard.  Folk singer from California.  described as one of the weirdest forgotten songs of the 1960s.  Possible drug overtones.

Name That Tune: One of the above songs)  "Fighting Men from the Sky, Fearless men Who Jump and Die."  --RoadDog

FINAL RAMBLINGS OF A RETIRED MIND:  I was thinking about how people seem to read the Bible a whole lot more as they get older.  Then it dawned on me, they were cramming for their finals.  As for me, I'm just hoping God grades on the curve.

"Ballad of the Green Berets"

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