US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 7th November, 1970

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

1 1 I’LL BE THERE –•– Jackson 5 (Motown)-8 (4 weeks at #1)
2 2 WE’VE ONLY JUST BEGUN –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-9
3 3 FIRE AND RAIN –•– James Taylor (Warner Brothers)-9
4 5 GREEN-EYED LADY –•– Sugarloaf (Liberty)-13
5 7 INDIANA WANTS ME –•– R. Dean Taylor (Rare Earth)-10
6 6 ALL RIGHT NOW –•– Free (A&M)-13
7 17 I THINK I LOVE YOU –•– The Partridge Family (Starring Shirley Jones and Featuring David Cassidy) (Bell)-5
8 4 CRACKLIN’ ROSIE –•– Neil Diamond (Uni)-12
9 8 CANDIDA –•– Dawn (Bell)-16
10 9 LOLA –•– The Kinks (Reprise)-11

11 15 IT DON’T MATTER TO ME –•– Bread (Elektra)-7
12 13 SOMEBODY’S BEEN SLEEPING –•– 100 Proof Aged In Soul (Hot Wax)-10
13 27 THE TEARS OF A CLOWN –•– Smokey Robinson and the Miracles (Tamla)-4
14 29 MONTEGO BAY –•– Bobby Bloom (MGM / L&R)-9
15 11 STILL WATER (Love) –•– The Four Tops (Motown)-11
16 10 IT’S ONLY MAKE BELEIVE –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-10
17 19 CRY ME A RIVER –•– Joe Cocker (A&M)-5
18 35 GYPSY WOMAN –•– Brian Hyland (Uni)-10
19 20 SUPER BAD (Parts 1 and 2) –•– James Brown (King)-6
20 18 EL CONDOR PASA –•– Simon and Garfunkel (Columbia)-9

21 12 EXPRESS YOURSELF –•– Charles Wright and the Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band (Warner Brothers)-13
22 22 GOD, LOVE, AND ROCK AND ROLL –•– Teagarden and Van Winkle (Westbound)-8
23 25 ENGINE NUMBER 9 –•– Wilson Pickett (Atantic)-7
24 24 DEEPER AND DEEPER –•– Freda Payne (Invictus)-9
25 26 STAND BY YOUR MAN –•– Candi Staton (Fame)-11
26 28 SEE ME, FEEL ME –•– The Who (Decca)-7
27 14 LOOK WHAT THEY’VE DONE TO MY SONG MA –•– The New Seekers (Elektra)-10
28 37 YELLOW RIVER –•– Christie (Epic)-17
29 31 LUCRETIA MAC EVIL –•– Blood, Sweat, and Tears (Columbia)-6
30 30 OUR HOUSE –•– Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young (Atlantic)-8

31 16 AIN’T NO MOUNTAIN HIGH ENOUGH –•– Diana Ross (Motown)-14
32 23 JULIE, DO YA LOVE ME –•– Bobby Sherman (Metromedia)-15
33 56 LET’S WORK TOGETHER –•– Canned Heat (Liberty)-5
34 42 AS THE YEARS GO BY –•– Mashmakhan (Epic)-12
35 58 SHARE THE LAND –•– The Guess Who (RCA)-3
36 40 HEAVEN HELP US ALL –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-4
37 39 MAKE IT EASY ON YOURSELF –•– Dionne Warwick (Sceptor)-6
38 49 YOU DON’T HAVE TO SAY YOU LOVE ME / PATCH IT UP –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-3
39 33 UNGENA ZA ULIMWENGU (Unite the World) –•– The Temptations (Gordy)-6
40 41 FOR THE GOOD TIMES –•– Ray Price (Columbia)-11

OFF THE CHARTS

41 21 OUT IN THE COUNTRY –•– Three Dog Night (Dunhill)-11

POWER PLAYS

42 57 5-10-15-20 (25-30 Years Of Love) –•– The Presidents (Sussex)-6
43 60 AFTER MIDNIGHT –•– Eric Clapton (Atco)-4
44 46 I AM SOMEBODY (Part 2) –•– Johnnie Taylor (Stax)-4
45 50 HEED THE CALL –•– Kenny Rogers and the First Edition (Reprise)-4
46 66 ONE LESS BELL TO ANSWER –•– The 5th Dimension (Bell)-3
47 52 AND THE GRASS WON’T PAY YOU NO MIND –•– Mark Lindsay (Columbia)-8
48 59 SWEETHEART –•– Engelbert Humperdinck (Parrot)-7
49 55 FRESH AIR –•– Quicksilver Messenger Service (Capitol)-6
50 54 SEEMS LIKE I GOTTA DO WRONG –•– The Whispers (Soul Clock)-8

NEW THIS WEEK

61 — STONED LOVE –•– The Supremes (Motown)-1
68 — HE AIN’T HEAVY…HE’S MY BROTHER –•– Neil Diamond (Uni)-1
72 — DOES ANYBODY REALLY KNOW WHAT TIME IT IS –•– Chicago (Columbia)-1
75 — BE MY BABY –•– Andy Kim (Steed)-1
78 — DO IT –•– Neil Diamond (Bang)-1
79 — IT’S ALL IN YOUR MIND –•– Clarence Carter (Atlantic)-1
82 — STONED COWBOY –•– Fantasy (Liberty)-6
84 — CAROLINA IN MY MIND –•– Crystal Mansion (Colossus)-1
87 — SUNSET STRIP –•– Ray Stevens (Barnaby)-1
89 — SIMPLY CALL IT LOVE –•– Gene Chandler (Mercury)-1
90 — GAMES –•– Redeye (Pentagram)-1
91 — ALRIGHT IN THE CITY –•– Dunn and McCashen (Capitol)-1
92 — BURNING BRIDGES –•– The Mike Curb Congregation (MGM)-1
95 — SEE THE LIGHT –•– The Flame (Brother)-1
98 — I GOTTA LET YOU GO –•– Martha Reeves and the Vandellas (Gordy)-1
100 — BEAUCOUPS OF BLUES –•– Ringo Starr (Apple)-1

Compiled from national sales and CHR (Top 40) radio station airplay by Billboard
Copyright © 1970 Billboard Publications

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