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Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 21, 2009

    GREAT REFERENCE GUIDE!

    FUN FACTS. HOURS OF ENTERTAINMENT.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 17, 2007

    Music lover's - MUST HAVE!!!

    I have the 7th edition and the 8th edition that's how much I enjoy these books.I love how easy it is to use these books. You will instantly be consumed by these books with there endless information.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 26, 2006

    It's ok if your a DJ or a trivia buff

    I bought this book online to conduct research of the top 40 end of year charts from 1955 - 2003. It dosen't have them. What is does have is the weekly charts listed by song or artist and it does tell you there weekly ranking, but it's not in numerical decending order. That's not good for researching the most popular songs for the year. The book does say on the cover 'complete chart information about America's most popular songs & artists, 1955 - 2003' It does have the #1 songs listed by year in numerical order, but many of the charts only go to 9 not 40. Once again it is not good for research!

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 10, 2005

    A 'Must Have' For Music Collectors

    Joel Whitburn lists AND cross references the artists and music titles, in a 'no nonsense' way - yet provides interesting additional information. So valuable, the book is right next to my keyboard most of the time.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 29, 2000

    AWESOME! I'ts the who's who of Top 40

    Volume 6 of Top 40 Hits remains the undisputed #1 reference resource of recorded music. Top 40 is as valuable as any piece of equipment packed into my road-case. I eagerly await Vol. 7. No brag, just fact!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 24, 2000

    The Disc Jockey's Bible

    I love this book almost as much as I love radio! I look forward to every new publication from Joel Whitburn. I recomend this book to anyone interested in radio, music or pop history.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 20, 2000

    Excellent choice for show prep!

    I have worked in radio for several years and find Joel's books to be the definitive source for one stop show preparation. I get many calls from listeners with questions about a song title or wanting artist specifics.... the answer is always there in the book. This book is also the ultimate place to find answers to resolve almost any music trivia argument!

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    Posted December 18, 2008

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