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The Top Ten singles being played on KOIL Radio, Omaha, Nebraska, USA, for the week ended on this date are as follows :

1. Abraham, Martin And John - Dion

2. I Love How You Love Me - Bobby Vinton

3. Love Child – The Supremes

4. Soulful Strut – Young-Holt Unlimited

5. Wichita Lineman - Glen Campbell

6. Stormy - Classics IV

7. Promises, Promises - Dionne Warwick

8. Gabriel - Billy Joe Royal

9. Vance - Roger Miller

10. Will You Be Staying After Sunday - Peppermint Rainbow

Spirit play the last of three nights at the Fillmore West, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Byrds play the second of three nights at The Fillmore West, San Francisco, California, USA, supported by Mike Bloomfield.
The Bee Gees, Barry Ryan and Peter Sarstedt appear live on UK tv show Top Of The Pops.
Led Zeppelin enter the Billboard albums chart in the USA with their eponymous debut album. It will peak at No10.
Led Zeppelin play at The Lafayette Club, Wolverhampton, England, UK.
Deep Purple play at South Oregon College, Ashland, Oregon, USA.
Bob And Earl play at The Manor, Ipswich, UK, Europe.
John Mayall's Bluesbreakers play at The Guildhall, Portsmouth, England, UK, Europe.
Petula Clark plays at The Masonic Auditorium, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
The Who, Sweetwater and It's A Beautiful Day play the second of three nights at the Fillmore East, New York City, USA.
Alice Cooper release their debut album, Pretties For You, and their debut single, Reflected, in the USA.
The Beatles' single Get Back is awarded a gold disc by the R.I.A.A. in the USA.
Ringo Starr of The Beatles arrives in New York City, USA, aboard the liner QEII. While there, he undertakes some additional filming for The Magic Christian.
Albert Collins plays the sixth of seven nights at The Whisky-A-Go-Go, Los Angeles, California, USA, supported by Charlie Musselwhite.
Jethro Tull play at The Ulster Hall, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK, Europe.
Deep Purple play in Swansea, Wales.
A new line-up of Deep Purple, now including vocalist Ian Gillan, makes its live debut at The Speakeasy in London, UK.
San Francisco-based rock vocalist Janis Joplin and the Kosmic Blues Band play at Hampton Beach, New York State, USA.
The Love Affair, Status Quo, Alan Price, Gun, Grapefruit, and Cupid's Inspiration play at Wembley Stadium, London, UK.
Si Tu Dois Partir, the only hit single by Fairport Convention, enters the UK singles chart. The song is a French translation of the Bob Dylan composition, If You Gotta Go, Go Now.
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Jimi Hendrix continues rehearsing for The Woodstock Festival with his new band at his house on Traver Hollow Road, Shokan, New York State, USA.
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Earth play the fifth of seven nights at The Star Club, Hamburg, Germany, Europe, supported by Junior's Eyes and The Tremors. Soon after returning to the UK, Earth will announce that they are changing their name to Black Sabbath.
The Move play at The Blue Lagoon, Newquay, UK.
Traffic move into Sheepcott Farm, Aston Tirrold, Berkshire, UK, and set to work creating music for their next album, Mr. Fantasy.
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Deep Purple play in Redcar Jazz Club in The Windsor Ballroom of Coatham Hotel, Redcar, UK.
Fleetwood Mac release a new single, Oh Well, in the UK on Reprise Records.
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Influential blues guitarist and pianist Skip James dies aged 67 after a prolonged battle with cancer, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
I Left My Heart In San Francisco is adopted as the official song of the City of San Francisco, California, USA.
Jethro Tull, Savoy Brown and Terry Reid play at The Town Hall, Leeds, UK.
Yes play at The Marquee, London, UK.
East Of Eden play at The Star Hotel, Croydon, UK.
The Cecil Taylor Quartet plays at The Berlin Jazz Festival, Berlin, Germany, Europe.
Blue Mink, a group of British session players, enter the UK singles chart with their first hit, Melting Pot, which will peak at No3.
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Petula Clark plays the first of thirteen nights at The Empire Room in The Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, New York City, USA.
The Velvet Underground play the last night of a week of shows at The Matrix, San Francisco, California, USA.
Tiny Tim plays at The Cavendish Club, Sheffield, UK.
Jethro Tull play the first of two nights at The Riviera Theatre, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
Brother Jack McDuff records Moon Rappin' in Soundview Recording Studio, Kings Park, New York, USA, for Blue Note Records.
Sly And The Family Stone are awarded a gold disc by the R.I.A.A. for sales of the album Stand! in the USA. Interestingly, three gold discs have been awarded to three San Francisco-based artists over the past three days ' Sly, Santana and Janis Joplin - all of whom played at the Woodstock festival three months earlier.
John Lennon of The Beatles and Yoko Ono spend the last of five days being filmed for a BBC tv 24 Hours documentary, The World Of John And Yoko. On this day they are filmed at The Bull hotel in Long Melford.
The trial of Jimi Hendrix on drugs charges continues in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Hendrix admits that he had often used drugs but denies the specific incident with which he is charged.
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Joni Mitchell plays at Springfield College, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA.
The Royal charity premier of the film The Magic Christian, sarring Ringo Starr of The Beatles, is held at The Odeon Theatre, Kensington, London, UK. John Lennon causes a stir by arriving with a placard stating, 'Britain Murdered Hanratty'.
Crystal Garden, Dry Ice and Styx River Ferry play at The Fillmore West, San Francisco, California, USA.
Blood, Sweat And Tears, Appaloosa, and The Allman Brothers Band play the second of three nights at the Fillmore East, New York City, USA.
Down On The Corner by Creedence Clearwater Revival peaks at No19 in the UK Top Twenty singles chart.
Jimi Hendrix continues rehearsals in New York City, USA, with Band Of Gypsys for their upcoming Fillmore East show.
Jay And The Techniques are presented with an R.I.A.A. Gold Disc for their hit single Apple, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie on tv's Ed Sullivan Show in the USA.
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