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The Greatest Year in Music Countdown

#1 of the XPN Greatest Year In Music Countdown is 1969 voted on by you the listener. To read more about this great year in music visit The Greatest Year in Music 1969

07:01 am The BeatlesYellow Submarine
07:03 am Led ZeppelinHeartbreaker
07:07 am Led ZeppelinLiving Loving Maid (she's Just A Woman)
07:12 am King CrimsonThe Court Of The Crimson King
07:23 am The WhoOverture
07:28 am The WhoPinball Wizard
07:31 am The WhoI'm Free
07:34 am Frank ZappaPeaches En Regalia
07:37 am Creedence Clearwater RevivalDown On The Corner
07:42 am Sly & The Family StoneI Want To Take You Higher
07:47 am SantanaEvil Ways
07:55 am Chicago Transit AuthorityBeginnings
08:03 am Fairport ConventionWho Knows Where The Time Goes
08:08 am PentangleSally Go Round The Roses
08:14 am Fleetwood MacOh Well
08:28 am Jackson 5I Want You Back
08:31 am Elvis PresleyTrue Love Travels On A Gravel Road
08:33 am The TemptationsCloud Nine
08:37 am Edwin Starr25 Miles
08:42 am Joni MitchellBoth Sides, Now
08:47 am YesEvery Little Thing
08:55 am Joe CockerWith A Little Help From My Friends
09:01 am Miles DavisIn A Silent Way/it's About That Time
09:23 am Jr. Walker & The All-starsWhat Does It Take (to Win Your Love)
09:25 am SteamNa Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye
09:31 am The Fifth DimensionWedding Bell Blues
09:34 am MercyLove (can Make You Happy)
09:38 am Neil DiamondSweet Caroline
09:41 am R. B. GravesTake A Letter Maria
09:47 am Boz ScaggsLoan Me A Dime
10:00 am Crosby Stills & NashSuite: Judy Blue Eyes
10:08 am Crosby Stills & NashMarrakesh Express
10:10 am Neil Young & Crazy HorseDown By The River
10:21 am Blind FaithCan't Find My Way Home
10:24 am Led ZeppelinGood Times, Bad Times
10:27 am The BeatlesIt's All Too Much
10:34 am The Moody BluesEyes Of A Child I
10:38 am Diana Ross & The SupremesSomeday We'll Be Together
10:41 am Jerry ButlerOnly The Strong Survive
10:44 am Janis JoplinTry
10:44 am Janis JoplinTry
10:48 am The TemptationsI Can't Get Next To You
10:52 am Fairport ConventionTam Lin
10:59 am King Crimson21st Century Schizoid Man
11:06 am Creedence Clearwater RevivalBad Moon Rising
11:09 am Creedence Clearwater RevivalBorn On The Bayou
11:16 am The BandThe Night They Drove Old Dixie Down
11:20 am The BandUp On Cripple Creek
11:26 am Bob DylanLay Lady Lay
11:30 am Peter Paul & MaryLeaving On A Jet Plane
11:30 am Peter Paul & MaryLeaving On A Jet Plane
11:34 am Norman GreenbaumSpirit In The Sky
11:38 am Jack BruceRope Ladder To The Moon
11:41 am B.j. ThomasRaindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head
11:45 am DonovanAtlantis
11:50 am John MayallCalifornia
12:49 pm Chicago Transit AuthorityQuestions 67 & 68
12:53 pm Zager & EvansIn The Year 2525 (exordium & Terminus)
12:57 pm Mel & TimBackfield In Motion
01:00 pm The MetersCissy Strut
01:03 pm The Isley BrothersIt's Your Thing
01:06 pm Shocking BlueVenus
01:11 pm The Rolling StonesYou Can't Always Get What You Want
01:18 pm The Velvet UndergroundBeginning To See The Light
01:23 pm It's A Beautiful DayWhite Bird
01:31 pm The Spiral StaircaseMore Today Than Yesterday
01:33 pm Joe Jeffrey GroupMy Pledge Of Love
01:36 pm The WinstonsColor Him Father
01:39 pm B. B. KingThe Thrill Is Gone
01:47 pm Tony Joe WhitePolk Salad Annie
01:51 pm SmithBaby It's You
01:55 pm Thunderclap NewmanSomething In The Air
01:59 pm Stage AnnouncementsStage Announcements
02:01 pm Richie HavensFreedom
02:08 pm SantanaSoul Sacrifice
02:21 pm Ten Years AfterI'm Going Home
02:32 pm Sly & The Family StoneMedley: Dance To The Music/music Lover/i Want To Take You Higher
02:47 pm Country Joe & The Fish & Arlo GuthrieRock & Soul Music / Coming Into Los Angeles
02:51 pm Crosby, Stills, Nash, & YoungGuinnevere
02:57 pm Jefferson AirplaneVolunteers
03:01 pm The Allman BrothersWhipping Post
03:06 pm TrafficShanghai Noodle Factory
03:11 pm The ByrdsJesus Is Just All Right
03:15 pm Frank SinatraMy Way
03:19 pm Rod StewartHandbags And Gladrags
03:24 pm The YoungbloodsDarkness Darkness
03:28 pm The Young RascalsPeople Got To Be Free
03:31 pm David RuffinMy Whole World Ended
03:37 pm Wilson PickettHey Jude
03:41 pm Desmond DekkerIsraelites
03:43 pm The DelfonicsReady Or Not Here I Come (can't Hide From Love)
03:46 pm Charles EarlandThe Mighty Burner
03:49 pm Billy PrestonThat's The Way God Planned It
03:55 pm The Bob Seger SystemRamblin' Gamblin' Man
03:57 pm The Box TopsSoul Deep
04:00 pm The Stooges1969
04:05 pm Mc5Kick Out The Jams
04:08 pm Grand Funk RailroadPlease Don't Worry
04:15 pm Stevie WonderMy Cherie Amour
04:18 pm Laura NyroSave The Country
04:22 pm Nick DrakeDay Is Done
04:25 pm The KinksVictoria
04:28 pm Bubble PuppyHot Smoke & Sassafrass
04:33 pm Merle HaggardOkie From Muskogee
04:36 pm Johnny CashA Boy Named Sue (live)
04:40 pm Waylon JenningsJust To Satisfy You
04:44 pm Isaac HayesWalk On By
04:58 pm Creedence Clearwater RevivalFortunate Son
05:00 pm The Rolling StonesMonkey Man
05:05 pm The Rolling StonesGimme Shelter
05:09 pm The Rolling StonesLet It Bleed
05:17 pm The ArchiesSugar Sugar
05:20 pm Elvis PresleySuspicious Minds
05:25 pm The Flying Burrito BrothersHot Burrito #1
05:28 pm The Flying Burrito BrothersHot Burrito #2
05:33 pm Fairport ConventionA Sailor's Life
05:44 pm Scott WalkerOn Your Own Again
05:46 pm Jethro TullBouree
05:51 pm The DoorsThe Soft Parade
06:00 pm Jefferson AirplaneVolunteers
06:02 pm John MayallRoom To Move
06:09 pm The BeatlesCome Together
06:13 pm The BeatlesSomething
06:16 pm The BeatlesMaxwell's Silver Hammer
06:20 pm The BeatlesOh! Darling
06:23 pm The BeatlesOctopus's Garden
06:26 pm The BeatlesI Want You (she's So Heavy)
06:35 pm The BeatlesHere Comes The Sun
06:38 pm The BeatlesBecause
06:41 pm The BeatlesAbbey Road Medley
06:58 pm Booker T. & The Mg'sSoul Clap '69
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