US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 7th March, 1970

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TW LW TITLE Aritist (Label)-Weeks on Chart

1 1 BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER –•– Simon and Garfunkel (Columbia)-5 (2 weeks at #1)
2 3 TRAVELIN’ BAND / WHO’LL STOP THE RAIN –•– Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy)-6
3 2 THANK YOU (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin) / EVERYBODY IS A STAR –•– Sly and the Family Stone (Epic)-10
4 9 RAINY NIGHT IN GEORGIA –•– Brook Benton (Cotillion)-9
5 4 HEY THERE LONELY GIRL –•– Eddie Holman (ABC)-11
6 6 MA BELLE AMIE –•– The Tee Set (Colossus)-7
7 11 THE RAPPER –•– The Jaggerz (Kama Sutra)-6
8 16 GIVE ME JUST A LITTLE MORE TIME –•– The Chairmen Of the Board (Invictus)-8
9 8 RAINDROPS KEEP FALLIN’ ON MY HEAD –•– B.J. Thomas (Scepter)-19
10 17 HE AIN’T HEAVY, HE’S MY BROTHER –•– The Hollies (Epic)-12

11 7 PSYCHEDELIC SHACK –•– The Temptations (Gordy)-8
12 5 NO TIME –•– The Guess Who (RCA)-12
13 18 DIDN’T I (Blow Your Mind This Time) –•– The Delfonics (Philly Grove)-9
14 13 I WANT YOU BACK –•– Jackson 5 (Motwon)-17
15 22 EVIL WAYS –•– Santana (Columbia)-7
16 14 ARIZONA –•– Mark Lindsay (Columbia)-14
17 15 THE THRILL IS GONE –•– B.B. King (BluesWay)-11
18 10 VENUS –•– The Shocking Blue (Colossus)-13
19 12 WALK A MILE IN MY SHOES –•– Joe Simon (Capitol)-10
20 28 LOVE GROWS (Where My Rosemary Goes) –•– Edison Lighthouse (Bell)-3

21 25 HOUSE OF THE RISING SUN –•– Frijid Pink (Parrot)-5
22 24 CALL ME / SON OF A PREACHER MAN –•– Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)-5
23 23 OH ME OH MY (I’m a Fool For You Baby) –•– Lulu (Atco)-11
24 26 KENTUCKY RAIN –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-4
25 19 HONEY COME BACK –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-8
26 30 NEVER HAD A DREAM COME TRUE –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-5
27 27 ALWAYS SOMETHING THERE TO REMIND ME –•– R.B. Greaves (Atco)-7
28 38 EASY COME, EASY GO –•– Bobby Sherman (Metromedia)-5
29 31 GOTTA HOLD ON TO THIS FEELING –•– Jr. Walker and the All Stars (Soul)-3
30 20 I’LL NEVER FALL IN LOVE AGAIN –•– Dionne Warwick (Scepter)-11

31 35 DO THE FUNKY CHICKEN –•– Rufus Thomas (Stax)-5
32 21 WITHOUT LOVE (There Is Nothing) –•– Tom Jones (Parrot)-11
33 65 INSTANT KARMA (We All Shine On) –•– John Ono Lennon (Apple)-2
34 48 CELEBRATE –•– Three Dog Night (Dunhill)-2
35 40 IT’S A NEW DAY –•– James Brown (King)-4
36 39 JENNIFER TOMKINS –•– The Street People (Musicor)-10
37 44 THE BELLS –•– The Orginals (Soul)-5
38 41 COME AND GET IT –•– Badfinger (Apple)-5
39 64 SPIRIT IN THE SKY –•– Norman Greenbaum (Reprise)-2
40 34 BREAKING UP IS HARD TO DO –•– Lenny Welch (Commonwealth United)-9

OFF THE CHARTS

46 36 IF I WERE A CARPENTER –•– Johnny Cash and June Carter (Columbia)-7
68 33 BABY TAKE ME IN YOUR ARMS –•– Jefferson (Janus)-12

POWER PLAYS

41 45 ALL I HAVE TO DO IS DREAM –•– Bobbie Gentry and Glen Campbell (Capitol)-4
42 42 NEW WORLD COMING –•– Mama Cass Elliot (Dunhill)-6
43 43 OH WHAT A DAY –•– The Dells (Cadet)-7
44 54 SOMETHING’S BURNING –•– Kenny Rogers and the First Edition (Reprise)-4
45 49 GOOD GUYS ONLY WIN IN THE MOVIES –•– Mel and Tim (Bamboo)-5
47 53 IF I NEVER KNEW YOUR NAME –•– Vic Dana (Liberty)-9
48 52 MY ELUSIVE DREAMS –•– Bobby Vinton (Epic)-5
49 55 WALKING THROUGH THE COUNTRY –•– The Grass Roots (Dunhill)-4
50 56 SHILO –•– Neil Diamond (Bang)-5

NEW THIS WEEK

57 — UP THE LADDER TO THE ROOF –•– The Supremes (Motown)-1
78 — COME TOGETHER –•– Ike and Tina Turner and the Ikettes (Minit)-1
80 — EASY TO BE FREE –•– Rick Nelson (Decca)-1
81 — GONNA GIVE HER ALL THE LOVE I’VE GOT –•– Marvin Gaye (Tamla)-1
82 — LOVE OR LET ME BE LONELY –•– The Friends Of Distinction (RCA)-1
83 — LET’S GIVE ADAM AND EVE ANOTHER CHANCE –•– Gary Puckett and the Union Gap (Columbia)-1
86 — WHO’S YOUR BABY –•– The Archies (Kirshner)-1
89 — ADD SOME MUSIC TO YOUR DAY –•– The Beach Boys (Reprise)-1
93 — BRIGHTON HILL –•– Jackie DeShannon (Imperial)-1
95 — DON’T WORRY BABY –•– The Tokens (Buddah)-1
96 — MIGHTY JOE –•– The Shocking Blue (Colossus)-1
98 — MISSISSIPPI MAMA –•– Owen B. (Janus)-1
100 — RUN SALLY RUN –•– The Cuff Links (Decca)-1

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