US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 14th November, 1970

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

1 1 I’LL BE THERE –•– Jackson 5 (Motown)-9 (5 weeks at #1)
2 2 WE’VE ONLY JUST BEGUN –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-10
3 3 FIRE AND RAIN –•– James Taylor (Warner Brothers)-10
4 7 I THINK I LOVE YOU –•– The Partridge Family (Starring Shirley Jones and Featuring David Cassidy) (Bell)-6
5 5 INDIANA WANTS ME –•– R. Dean Taylor (Rare Earth)-11
6 4 GREEN-EYED LADY –•– Sugarloaf (Liberty)-14
7 13 THE TEARS OF A CLOWN –•– Smokey Robinson and the Miracles (Tamla)-5
8 12 SOMEBODY’S BEEN SLEEPING –•– 100 Proof Aged In Soul (Hot Wax)-11
9 18 GYPSY WOMAN –•– Brian Hyland (Uni)-11
10 11 IT DON’T MATTER TO ME –•– Bread (Elektra)-8

11 17 CRY ME A RIVER –•– Joe Cocker (A&M)-6
12 6 ALL RIGHT NOW –•– Free (A&M)-14
13 14 MONTEGO BAY –•– Bobby Bloom (MGM / L&R)-10
14 8 CRACKLIN’ ROSIE –•– Neil Diamond (Uni)-13
15 19 SUPER BAD (Parts 1 and 2) –•– James Brown (King)-7
16 10 LOLA –•– The Kinks (Reprise)-12
17 9 CANDIDA –•– Dawn (Bell)-17
18 15 STILL WATER (Love) –•– The Four Tops (Motown)-12
19 23 ENGINE NUMBER 9 –•– Wilson Pickett (Atantic)-8
20 36 HEAVEN HELP US ALL –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-5

21 16 IT’S ONLY MAKE BELEIVE –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-11
22 38 YOU DON’T HAVE TO SAY YOU LOVE ME / PATCH IT UP –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-4
23 21 EXPRESS YOURSELF –•– Charles Wright and the Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band (Warner Brothers)-14
24 25 STAND BY YOUR MAN –•– Candi Staton (Fame)-12
25 26 SEE ME, FEEL ME –•– The Who (Decca)-8
26 28 YELLOW RIVER –•– Christie (Epic)-18
27 24 DEEPER AND DEEPER –•– Freda Payne (Invictus)-10
28 35 SHARE THE LAND –•– The Guess Who (RCA)-4
29 27 LOOK WHAT THEY’VE DONE TO MY SONG MA –•– The New Seekers (Elektra)-11
30 42 5-10-15-20 (25-30 Years Of Love) –•– The Presidents (Sussex)-7

31 33 LET’S WORK TOGETHER –•– Canned Heat (Liberty)-6
32 34 AS THE YEARS GO BY –•– Mashmakhan (Epic)-13
33 20 EL CONDOR PASA –•– Simon and Garfunkel (Columbia)-10
34 30 OUR HOUSE –•– Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young (Atlantic)-9
35 43 AFTER MIDNIGHT –•– Eric Clapton (Atco)-5
36 22 GOD, LOVE, AND ROCK AND ROLL –•– Teagarden and Van Winkle (Westbound)-9
37 29 LUCRETIA MAC EVIL –•– Blood, Sweat, and Tears (Columbia)-7
38 40 FOR THE GOOD TIMES –•– Ray Price (Columbia)-12
39 44 I AM SOMEBODY (Part 2) –•– Johnnie Taylor (Stax)-5
40 45 HEED THE CALL –•– Kenny Rogers and the First Edition (Reprise)-5

OFF THE CHARTS

43 39 UNGENA ZA ULIMWENGU (Unite the World) –•– The Temptations (Gordy)-7
45 37 MAKE IT EASY ON YOURSELF –•– Dionne Warwick (Sceptor)-7

POWER PLAYS

41 46 ONE LESS BELL TO ANSWER –•– The 5th Dimension (Bell)-4
42 57 NO MATTER WHAT –•– Badfinger (Apple)-3
44 47 AND THE GRASS WON’T PAY YOU NO MIND –•– Mark Lindsay (Columbia)-9
46 53 PART TIME LOVE –•– Ann Peebles (Hi)-7
47 48 SWEETHEART –•– Engelbert Humperdinck (Parrot)-8
48 61 STONED LOVE –•– The Supremes (Motown)-2
49 49 FRESH AIR –•– Quicksilver Messenger Service (Capitol)-7
50 72 DOES ANYBODY REALLY KNOW WHAT TIME IT IS –•– Chicago (Columbia)-2

NEW THIS WEEK

55 — BLACK MAGIC WOMAN –•– Santana (Columbia)-1
76 — WHO NEEDS YA –•– Steppenwolf (Dunhill)-1
77 — ACE OF SPADE –•– O.V. Wright (Back Beat)-1
78 — PAY TO THE PIPER –•– The Chairmen Of the Board (Invictus)-1
85 — DOMINO –•– Van Morrison (Warner Brothers)-1
88 — THIS IS MY LOVE SONG –•– The Intruders (Gamble)-1
92 — WE GOTTA GET YOU A WOMAN –•– Runt (Todd Rundgren) (Ampex)-1
98 — MORNING –•– Jim Ed Brown (RCA)-1
99 — CAROLINA IN MY MIND –•– James Taylor (Apple)-1
100 — IT’S IMPOSSIBLE –•– Perry Como (RCA)-1

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

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