Featured Surveys

Welcome! Let's reminisce and enjoy a few minutes cruisin' down Memory Lane to the tunes of our youth. You're on Blast from Your Past's Featured Radio Surveys page! Enjoy the moment ... again.

Periodically, a cool vintage radio survey - or music chart, Top 40, Top 30, Top whatever - is featured here to coincide with BFYP's "50 Years Ago" trivia. All surveys are from the Blast from Your Past Collection unless noted as radio surveys from other great sites.

February 1968 - Two dynamic DJs lit up the South and Midwest. Were you in Chicago or Atlanta? Enjoy the Two-Fer Featured Surveys for WQXI and WCFL!

#1 - WQXI/Atlanta, Georgia, Top 30 Survey February 2-5, 1968, with with everyone's fave musician physician! Dr. Don Rose at your service ...

  * Artist names and song titles listed as printed on original survey. 

1. Love is Blue
          - Paul Muriat
2. The Dock of the Bay 
          - Otis Redding
3. Goin' Out of My Head
          - Lettermen
4. Valley of the Dolls
          - Dionne Warwick
5. Simon Says
          - 1910 Fruitgum Co.
6. Chain of Fools
          - Aretha Franklin
7. Woman, Woman
          - Union Gap
8. Green Tambourine
          - The Lemon Pipers
9. Bottle of Wine
          - Fireballs
10. Bend Me, Shape Me
          - The American Breed

WQXI's silly, somber, and sexy DJs, top-bottom, l-r: Dr. Don Rose, Stu Collins, Bob Todd, Jim Jeffries, Kris Stevens, Gary Granger, Joe Kelly Rockin' Ray Robin

#2 - WCFL/Chicago, Illinois, Sound 10 Survey February 29, 1968. Drive-time DJ, Jim Stagg, gave his listeners something to think about on their way home!

1. Love is Blue
     - Paul Muriat
     - Classics IV
3. Nobody But Me
     - The Human Beinz
4. Baby, Now That I Found You
     - The Foundations
5. I Wonder What She's Doing Tonight
     - T. Boyce/B. Hart
6. Itchycoo Park
     - The Small Faces
7. (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay
     - Otis Redding
8. Simon Says
                                                                                         - 1910 Fruitgum Co.
                                                                                    9. I Wish It Would Rain
                                                                                         - The Temptations
                                                                                   10. (Theme From) Valley of The Dolls
                                                                                          - Dionne Warwick