New TV Shows of Fall 1967 – NBC

The highest rated show on NBC for the 1967-68 season would be Bonanza that tied at #4 with Gunsmoke and Family Affair (both on CBS). That year they introduced the character of Candy (David Canary) as the ranch foreman. His character would be featured even more after Dan Blocker died in 1972. As before, the …

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Top Hit Songs of 1967 – #17

The next song to go all the way to the top of the pop record charts in 1967 was really a country song. “Ode to Billie Joe” was written and performed by Bobbie Gentry (birth name: Roberta Lee Streeter). The song leaves a person wondering what really happened. What did Billie Joe and his girlfriend …

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Top Hit Songs of 1967 – #16

The Beatles were once again on the top of the record charts with “All You Need Is Love.” The song was preformed live via a worldwide satellite broadcast on June 25th 1967. They recorded some backing tracks in the weeks before the broadcast. On that backing, John is playing the harpsichord, Paul is playing the …

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