The“Summer of Love” had just passed and the “Hippie” movement was in full swing, The MC5 had just recorded
LOOKING AT YOU b/w BORDERLINE,
AOR/ALTERNATIVE radio such as Detroit’s WABX was ruling the airwaves
with the “new” Psychedelia of the day,
yet, on the R& B Charts;
ON JANUARY 22, 1968:
Archie Bell & the Drells hit #1 with
Johnnie Taylor hits # 5 with
"Who's Makin Love"
James Brown hits # 6 with
"I Got The Feelin'"
and #10 with
"Say It Loud - I'm Black and I'm Proud"
Sly & the Family Stone hit #8 with
"Dance to the Music"
While John Fred and His Playboy Band are #1 on the Pop Chart with:
Judy in Disguise (With Glasses)
IT’S ALL ROCK ‘N ROLL TO ME!!!