TITLE

Hot 100 singles spotlight

AUTHOR(S)
Sandiford-Waller, Theda
PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
Billboard;09/12/98, Vol. 110 Issue 37, p127
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines radio airplay of popular singles for September 12, 1998. Radio's most played songs during the summer of 1998; Largest movement up the chart by Montell Jordan's `I Can Do That;' Renewed interest in Elton John's `Candle In the Wind,' during August 1998.
ACCESSION #
1060327

 

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