US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 24th October, 1970

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TW LW TITLE-Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart

1 1 I’LL BE THERE –•– Jackson 5 (Motown)-6 (2 weeks at #1)
2 2 CRACKLIN’ ROSIE –•– Neil Diamond (Uni)-10
3 3 GREEN-EYED LADY –•– Sugarloaf (Liberty)-11
4 5 WE’VE ONLY JUST BEGUN –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-7
5 4 ALL RIGHT NOW –•– Free (A&M)-11
6 10 FIRE AND RAIN –•– James Taylor (Warner Brothers)-7
7 6 CANDIDA –•– Dawn (Bell)-14
8 11 INDIANA WANTS ME –•– R. Dean Taylor (Rare Earth)-8
9 12 LOLA –•– The Kinks (Reprise)-9
10 7 AIN’T NO MOUNTAIN HIGH ENOUGH –•– Diana Ross (Motown)-12

11 18 STILL WATER (Love) –•– The Four Tops (Motown)-9
12 9 JULIE, DO YA LOVE ME –•– Bobby Sherman (Metromedia)-13
13 13 EXPRESS YOURSELF –•– Charles Wright and the Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band (Warner Brothers)-11
14 28 SOMEBODY’S BEEN SLEEPING –•– 100 Proof Aged In Soul (Hot Wax)-8
15 15 OUT IN THE COUNTRY –•– Three Dog Night (Dunhill)-9
16 17 LOOK WHAT THEY’VE DONE TO MY SONG MA –•– The New Seekers (Elektra)-8
17 20 IT’S ONLY MAKE BELEIVE –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-8
18 16 SNOWBIRD –•– Anne Murray (Capitol)-15
19 8 LOOKIN’ OUT MY BACK DOOR / LONG AS I CAN SEE THE LIGHT –•– Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy)-12
20 21 EL CONDOR PASA –•– Simon and Garfunkel (Columbia)-7

21 19 (I Know) I’M LOSING YOU –•– Rare Earth (Rare Earth)-13
22 23 CLOSER TO HOME –•– Grand Funk Railroad (Capitol)-11
23 31 IT DON’T MATTER TO ME –•– Bread (Elektra)-5
24 14 IT’S A SHAME –•– The Spinners (V.I.P.)-14
25 34 SUPER BAD (Parts 1 and 2) –•– James Brown (King)-4
26 30 GOD, LOVE, AND ROCK AND ROLL –•– Teagarden and Van Winkle (Westbound)-6
27 35 STAND BY YOUR MAN –•– Candi Staton (Fame)-9
28 46 CRY ME A RIVER –•– Joe Cocker (A&M)-3
29 45 ENGINE NUMBER 9 –•– Wilson Pickett (Atantic)-5
30 25 LONG LONG TIME –•– Linda Ronstadt (Capitol)-11

31 39 SEE ME, FEEL ME –•– The Who (Decca)-5
32 32 OUR HOUSE –•– Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young (Atlantic)-6
33 33 LUCRETIA MAC EVIL –•– Blood, Sweat, and Tears (Columbia)-4
34 36 DEEPER AND DEEPER –•– Freda Payne (Invictus)-7
35 38 UNGENA ZA ULIMWENGU (Unite the World) –•– The Temptations (Gordy)-4
36 40 MONTEGO BAY –•– Bobby Bloom (MGM / L&R)-7
37 37 DO WHAT YOU WANNA DO –•– Five Flights Up (TA)-10
38 29 THAT’S WHERE I WENT WRONG –•– The Poppy Family Featuring Susan Jacks (London)-12
39 41 GYPSY WOMAN –•– Brian Hyland (Uni)-8
40 42 YELLOW RIVER –•– Christie (Epic)-15

OFF THE CHARTS

44 27 JOANNE –•– Michael Nesmith and the First National Band (RCA)-12

POWER PLAYS

41 60 I THINK I LOVE YOU –•– The Partridge Family (Starring Shirley Jones and Featuring David Cassidy) (Bell)-3
42 43 AS THE YEARS GO BY –•– Mashmakhan (Epic)-10
43 47 MAKE IT EASY ON YOURSELF –•– Dionne Warwick (Sceptor)-4
45 68 THE TEARS OF A CLOWN –•– Smokey Robinson and the Miracles (Tamla)-2
46 44 I STAND ACCUSED –•– Isaac Hayes (Enterprise)-9
47 48 FOR THE GOOD TIMES –•– Ray Price (Columbia)-9
48 51 I DO TAKE YOU –•– The Three Degrees (Roulette)-7
49 78 HEAVEN HELP US ALL –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-2
50 77 I AM SOMEBODY (Part 2) –•– Johnnie Taylor (Stax)-2

NEW THIS WEEK

73 — SHARE THE LAND –•– The Guess Who (RCA)-1
74 — YOU DON’T HAVE TO SAY YOU LOVE ME / PATCH IT UP –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-1
81 — ONE LESS BELL TO ANSWER –•– The 5th Dimension (Bell)-1
82 — EASY RIDER (Let the Wind Pay the Way) –•– Iron Butterfly (Atco)-1
83 — (Don’t Try To Lay No Boogie Woogie On the) “KING OF ROCK AND ROLL” –•– Crow (Amaret)-1
87 — I NEED HELP (I Can’t Do It Alone) (Part 1) –•– Bobby Byrd (King)-1
89 — I CAN’T BELIEVE THAT YOU’VE STOPPED LOVING ME –•– Charley Pride (RCA)-1
91 — GROOVE ME –•– King Floyd (Chimneyville)-1
92 — RUN, WOMAN, RUN –•– Tammy Wynette (Epic)-1
97 — FIFTEEN YEARS AGO –•– Conway Twitty (Decca)-1
98 — WHERE DID ALL THE GOOD TIMES GO –•– Dennis Yost and the Classics IV (Liberty)-1
99 — STAND BY ME –•– David and Jimmy Ruffin (Soul)-1
100 — ONLY LOVE CAN BREAK YOUR HEART –•– Neil Young (Reprise)-1

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