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


Featured Survey / JULY 1969:

W'R-IT/Milwaukee, Wisconsin's Pop Power survey for July 7, 1969, reflected our moon-madness mood with more than one top 40 spacey song. C'mon along as we ROCKet to the moon and ... Enjoy the memories ... Rock On! 50 Years Ago This Month ... *
1. In the Year 2525
          - Zager & Evens
2. Medicine Man Part I
          - Buchanan Brothers
3. One
          - Three Dog Night
4. In the Ghetto
          - Elvis Presley
5. Good Morning Starshine
         
- Oliver

6. Love Theme from Romeo & Juliet

          - Henry Mancini
7. Crystal Blue Persuasion
          - Tommy James & The Shondells
8. Moon Flight *
          - Vik Venus
9. Welcome Me Love
          - Brooklyn Bridge
10. Spinning Wheel / More & More
          - Blood, Sweat & Tears

*Should be "Moonflight" & Venus is none other than WMCA/New York City's prominent DJ Jack Spector
W'R-IT'S up-and-coming tunes in the Power Poll pinned the creatively lengthy strains of In a Gadda Da Vida at #3. Though the single powered through 2:52 minutes; buy the album and you got a freakishly long 17 minutes!