Motor City Radio Flashbacks

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A 1963 DETROIT CKLW RADIO NEWSPAPER FLASHBACK

January 15th, 2016

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Sunday, September 01, 1963

DETROIT RADIO BACK-PAGES

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A NEW FEATURE ON MOTOR CITY RADIO FLASHBACKS!

DETROIT FREE PRESS: CKLW-RADIO 80 ‘Clay’s On “Ck”’

(Above CKLW ad courtesy freep.com newspapers archive).

Missed the previous ‘Detroit Radio Back-Pages’ (WXYZ LEE ALAN) feature? GO HERE.

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A 1957 DETROIT CKLW RADIO NEWSPAPER FLASHBACK

January 7th, 2016

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Sunday, September 29, 1957

DETROIT RADIO BACK-PAGES

 

A NEW FEATURE ON MOTOR CITY RADIO FLASHBACKS!

DETROIT FREE PRESS: A RELAXED DJ ‘His Fans Love Bud Because He’s So Casual’

(Above article courtesy freep.com newspapers archive).

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50TH! THE ‘TOP 40’ ON DETROIT RADIO, THIS WEEK, 1966

January 7th, 2016

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Saturday, January 1, 1966

DETROIT RADIO’S BIGGEST 40 HITS

 

These were the most popular records tabulated by the Billboard Hot 100 (01/01/1966), all numbers gathered byway through Metro Detroit record dealers, record distributors, retail record sales. These were the most popular radio plays on Detroit top 40 WKNR, CKLW and WXYZ, and also on conservative-easy listening stations WJR, WJBK, and WCAR, week-ending December 24, 1965.

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BIG 8 CKLW MOTOR CITY BIG 30 HITS: THIS WEEK, 1971!

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CKLW December 27, 1971 (outside)CKLW TOP 30 HITS TABULATED BY LOCAL RETAIL SALES AND NATIONAL RADIO AIRPLAY
CKLW BIG 30 HITS * Al Green * CKLW (No. 01) 12/27/71
CKLW December 27, 1971 (inside)CKLW BIG 30 HITS * Don McLean * CKLW (No. 02) 12/27/71

 

CKLW December 27, 1971(CKLW logo) insideCKLW BIG 30 HITS * Melanie * CKLW (No. 03) 12/27/71

 

CKLW December 27, 1971(CKLW logo) insideCKLW BIG 30 HITS * Joe Simon * CKLW (No. 04) 12/27/71

 

CKLW December 27, 1971(CKLW logo) insideCKLW BIG 30 HITS * Jackson Five * CKLW (No. 05) 12/27/71

 

CKLW December 27, 1971(CKLW logo) insideCKLW BIG 30 HITS * New Seekers * CKLW (No. 06) 12/27/71

 

CKLW December 27, 1971(CKLW logo) insideCKLW BIG 30 HITS * Badfinger * CKLW (No. 07) 12/27/71

 

CKLW December 27, 1971(CKLW logo) insideCKLW BIG 30 HITS * Betty Wright * CKLW (No. 08) 12/27/71
CKLW TOP 30 HITS TABULATED BY LOCAL RETAIL SALES AND NATIONAL RADIO AIRPLAY

MCRFB.COM has every song selection on this CKLW playlist archived in it’s music library. All CKLW TOP EIGHT HITS (1-8) titles were selected by the author for your listening enjoyment, here.

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CKLW December 27, 1971(back)CKLW BIG HITBOUNDS * Carly Simon * CKLW 12/27/71

CKLW, MONDAY, DECEMBER 27, 1971

These were the records you bought. Many went on to become some of the most popular singles heard played on AM and FM STEREO radio, December of ’71, including stations WKNR, WXYZ, CKLW, (the new) WDRQ-FM, Detroit.

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