Saturday, March 28, 2015

The Year in Billboard #1 Hits - 1987


Jacob's Ladder - Huey Lewis and The News

March 14th 1987
(1 week)
(The 1st and only Hot 100 #1 song for Huey Lewis)

Top Ten Prison Songs




Casey Kasem's AT40 the 70s (03/28/2015)

Casey Kasem's AT40
The 70's
Week Ending March 31st 1973

40 - Daisy A Day - Jud Strunk
39 - Wildflower - Skylark
38 - A Letter To Myself - The Chi-Lites
37 - One Less Set of Footsteps - Jim Croce
36 - Drift Away - Dobie Gray
35 - Kissing My Love - Bill Withers
34 - Stuck in the Middle With You - Stealers Wheel
33 - Master of Eyes - Aretha Franklin
32 - Cook With Honey - Judy Collins
31 - Walk On The Wild Side - Lou Reed
30 - Do You Want To Dance - Bette Midler
29 - You Are The Sunshine of My Life - Stevie Wonder
28 - Daddy's Home - Jermaine Jackson
27 - Big City Miss Ruth Ann - Gallery
26 - Peaceful - Helen Reddy
25 - Little Willie - The Sweet
24 - Could It Be I'm Falling In Love - Spinners
23 - The Twelfth of Never - Donny Osmond
22 - I'm Just a Singer (In A Rock N Roll Band) - Moody Blues
21 - Cisco Kid - War
20 - Hummingbird - Seals and Crofts
19 - Stir It Up - Johnny Nash
18 - The Masterpiece - The Temptations
17 - Space Oddity - David Bowie
16 - Dead Skunk - Loudon Wainwright III
15 - Aubry - Bread
14 - The Cover of the Rolling Stone - Dr. Hook and the Medicine Show
13 - Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round the Old Oak Tree - Dawn
12 - Dueling Banjos - Deliverance/Soundtrack
11 - Call Me - Al Green
10 - The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia - Vicki Lawrence
9  -  Sing - Carpenters
8  -  Danny's Song - Anne Murray
7  -  Last Song - Edward Bear
6  -  Break Up To Make Up - Stylistics
5  -  Ain't No Woman - Four Tops
4  -  Love Train - The O'Jays
3  -  Neither One of Us - Gladys Knight and The Pips
2  -  Also Sprach Zarathustra - Deodato
1  -  Killing Me Softly With His Song - Roberta Flack
(5th of 5 non consecutive weeks at #1)


Thursday, March 26, 2015

Billboard Album Chart 03/21/2015

Billboard Album Chart
Top 20
Week Ending March 21st 2015

20 - Lead Us Back : Songs of Worship - Third Day
(Debut)
19 - Morning Phase - Beck
18 - NOW 53 - Various Artist
17 - Montevallo - Sam Hunt
16 - Uptown Special - Mark Ronson
15 - American Beauty/American Psycho - Fall Out Boy
14 - Smoke + Mirrors - Imagine Dragons
13 - The Pinkprint - Nicki Minaj
12 - Hozier - Hozier
11 - First Kiss - Kid Rock
10 - Title - Meghan Trainor
9  -  The Firewatcher's Daughter - Brandi Carlile
(Debut)
8  -  In The Lonely Hour - Sam Smith
7  -  V - Maroon 5
6  -  Dark Sky Paradise - Big Sean
5  -  X - Ed Sheeran
4  -  If You're Readying This It's Too Late - Drake
3  -  1989 - Taylor Swift
2  -  Fifty Shades of Grey - Soundtrack
1  -  Piece By Piece - Kelly Clarkson
(DEBUT)

Track listing[edit]

Piece by Piece – Standard edition[33][67]
No.TitleWriter(s)Producer(s)Length
1."Heartbeat Song"  
3:18
2."Invincible"  
  • Shatkin
  • Steve Mostynb
  • Oakb
3:58
3."Someone"  Matthew Koma
  • Kurstin
  • Halbert[a]
3:39
4."Take You High"   Shatkin4:20
5."Piece by Piece"  
Kurstin4:17
6."Run Run Run(featuring John Legend) Halbert4:32
7."I Had a Dream"  
  • Clarkson
  • Kurstin
Kurstin3:58
8."Let Your Tears Fall"  
  • Furler
  • Kurstin
Kurstin3:55
9."Tightrope"  
  • Clarkson
  • Kurstin
Kurstin3:32
10."War Paint"  
Halbert3:44
11."Dance with Me"  Dan RockettKurstin4:20
12."Nostalgic"   Halbert3:37
13."Good Goes the Bye"  
  • Halbert
  • Eric Olson
3:21
Total length:
50:31