Motor City Radio Flashbacks

Memories From the Soundtrack of Your Life

50TH! TALKIN’ ‘BOUT MY GENERATION: TOP HITS OF ’67!

June 30th, 2017


SPANKY AND OUR GANG * 1967

50TH! TALKIN’ ‘BOUT MY GENERATION: TOP HITS OF ’67!

June 30th, 2017


THE BUCKINGHAMS * 1967

WJBK DETROIT RADIO: ’67 NEWSPAPER AD FLASHBACK!

June 30th, 2017


Wednesday, January 4, 1967

A DETROIT RADIO BACK-PAGE AD

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DETROIT FREE PRESS: “’Listen To MARC AVERY”

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WJBK DETROIT RADIO: ’67 NEWSPAPER AD FLASHBACK!

June 30th, 2017



Wednesday, June 28, 1967

A DETROIT RADIO BACK-PAGE AD

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DETROIT FREE PRESS: “’Listen To HANK O’NEIL”

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WKNR DETROIT RADIO: ’66 NEWSPAPER AD FLASHBACK

June 30th, 2017


Friday, June 10, 1966

A DETROIT RADIO BACK-PAGE AD

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DETROIT FREE PRESS: “’Win This WKNR Pontiac GTO”

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WKNR DETROIT RADIO: ’66 NEWSPAPER AD FLASHBACK

June 30th, 2017


Thursday, November 24, 1966

A DETROIT RADIO BACK-PAGE AD

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DETROIT FREE PRESS: “’Win A 1967 GEE-TO”

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FUN RADIO 8: MOTOR CITY TOP 30 HITS! THIS WEEK, ’67

June 28th, 2017

CKLW RADIO 8 HIT PARADE June 28, 1967 (Click on image 2x for largest PC view)


CKLW RADIO 8 HIT PARADE June 28, 1967 (Click on image 2x for largest PC view)


RADIO 8 HIT PARADE * Music Explosion * CKLW (No. 01) 06/28/67

RADIO 8 HIT PARADE * Davie Allen & The Arrows * CKLW (No. 02) 06/28/67

RADIO 8 HIT PARADE * Stevie Wonder * CKLW (No. 03) 06/28/67

RADIO 8 HIT PARADE * Frankie Valli * CKLW (No. 04) 06/28/67

RADIO 8 HIT PARADE * The Doors * CKLW (No. 05) 06/28/67

RADIO 8 HIT PARADE * Bettye Swann * CKLW (No. 06) 06/28/67

RADIO 8 HIT PARADE * Scott McKenzie * CKLW (No. 07) 06/28/67

RADIO 8 HIT PARADE * Chris Bartley * CKLW (No. 08) 06/28/67


RADIO 8 HIT PARADE * The Parliaments * CKLW (No. 09) 06/28/67

RADIO 8 HIT PARADE * The Forum * CKLW (No. 12) 06/28/67

RADIO 8 HIT PARADE * Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazelwood * CKLW (No. 16) 06/28/67

RADIO 8 HIT PARADE * Smokey Robinson & The Miracles * CKLW (No. 17) 06/28/67

RADIO 8 HIT PARADE * Jefferson Airplane * CKLW (No. 20) 06/28/67

RADIO 8 HIT PARADE * Patti Drew * CKLW (No. 25) 06/28/67

RADIO 8 HIT PARADE * Dean Martin * CKLW (No. 27) 06/28/67

CKLW TOP 30 HITS TABULATED BY LOCAL RETAIL SALES AND NATIONAL RADIO AIRPLAY

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The CKLW TOP EIGHT HITS (1-8), with additional bonus songs (9), were selected for your listening enjoyment. The official CKLW 30 biggest hits. This week in Detroit, June 1967.


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CKLW RADIO 8 HIT PARADE June 28, 1967 (Click on image 2x for largest PC view)


BONUS! RADIO 8 * Ian & Sylvia * Future Hits * 06/28/67

BONUS! RADIO 8 * The Sunshine Co. * Future Hits * 06/28/67

CKLW RADIO 8

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 28, 1967

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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, June of ’67, including stations WKNR, WJR, WXYZ, WCAR and WJBK, Detroit.

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TODAY. 50 YEARS AGO


CKLW RADIO 8 HIT PARADE June 28, 1967 (Click on image 2x for largest PC view)



A SPECIAL THANK YOU

In Memory of George Griggs

Above CKLW music chart courtesy of Mrs. Patty Griggs and the George L. Griggs estate.


THIS WEEK 50 YEARS AGO: THE HOTTEST HIT IN THE USA!

June 27th, 2017


NUMBER 1 IN AMERICA ’67 * The Association * 06/25/67 – 07/22/1967


BILLBOARD HOT 100 TOP FIVE: WEEK-ENDING JULY 1, 1967

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NUMBER ONE FOR 1967!

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FOURTEEN WEEKS on the singles chart, “Windy” by the Association peaked this week at No. 01 (4 weeks) on the Billboard Hot 100, week June 25 through July 22, 1967(source: Billboard)

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THE ESSENCE OF ‘SOUL’ 60S GENERATION: ’67 DEFINED!

June 27th, 2017


WES MONTGOMERY * 1967

— BILLBOARD: Peaked #44, December 23, 1967 —


THE ESSENCE OF ‘SOUL’ 60S GENERATION: ’67 DEFINED!

June 27th, 2017



THE INTRUDERS * 1967

— BILLBOARD: Peaked #48, June 24, 1967 —


Motor City Radio Flashbacks

Memories From the Soundtrack of Your Life