US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 21st November, 1970

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

1 4 I THINK I LOVE YOU –•– The Partridge Family (Starring Shirley Jones and Featuring David Cassidy) (Bell)-7 (1 week at #1)
2 2 WE’VE ONLY JUST BEGUN –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-11
3 1 I’LL BE THERE –•– Jackson 5 (Motown)-10
4 7 THE TEARS OF A CLOWN –•– Smokey Robinson and the Miracles (Tamla)-6
5 3 FIRE AND RAIN –•– James Taylor (Warner Brothers)-11
6 5 INDIANA WANTS ME –•– R. Dean Taylor (Rare Earth)-12
7 6 GREEN-EYED LADY –•– Sugarloaf (Liberty)-15
8 8 SOMEBODY’S BEEN SLEEPING –•– 100 Proof Aged In Soul (Hot Wax)-12
9 9 GYPSY WOMAN –•– Brian Hyland (Uni)-12
10 13 MONTEGO BAY –•– Bobby Bloom (MGM / L&R)-11

11 11 CRY ME A RIVER –•– Joe Cocker (A&M)-7
12 10 IT DON’T MATTER TO ME –•– Bread (Elektra)-9
13 15 SUPER BAD (Parts 1 and 2) –•– James Brown (King)-8
14 12 ALL RIGHT NOW –•– Free (A&M)-15
15 19 ENGINE NUMBER 9 –•– Wilson Pickett (Atantic)-9
16 20 HEAVEN HELP US ALL –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-6
17 14 CRACKLIN’ ROSIE –•– Neil Diamond (Uni)-14
18 30 5-10-15-20 (25-30 Years Of Love) –•– The Presidents (Sussex)-8
19 28 SHARE THE LAND –•– The Guess Who (RCA)-5
20 22 YOU DON’T HAVE TO SAY YOU LOVE ME / PATCH IT UP –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-5

21 18 STILL WATER (Love) –•– The Four Tops (Motown)-13
22 48 STONED LOVE –•– The Supremes (Motown)-3
23 16 LOLA –•– The Kinks (Reprise)-13
24 25 SEE ME, FEEL ME –•– The Who (Decca)-9
25 26 YELLOW RIVER –•– Christie (Epic)-19
26 17 CANDIDA –•– Dawn (Bell)-18
27 31 LET’S WORK TOGETHER –•– Canned Heat (Liberty)-7
28 41 ONE LESS BELL TO ANSWER –•– The 5th Dimension (Bell)-5
29 24 STAND BY YOUR MAN –•– Candi Staton (Fame)-13
30 21 IT’S ONLY MAKE BELEIVE –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-12

31 32 AS THE YEARS GO BY –•– Mashmakhan (Epic)-14
32 35 AFTER MIDNIGHT –•– Eric Clapton (Atco)-6
33 38 FOR THE GOOD TIMES –•– Ray Price (Columbia)-13
34 40 HEED THE CALL –•– Kenny Rogers and the First Edition (Reprise)-6
35 27 DEEPER AND DEEPER –•– Freda Payne (Invictus)-11
36 42 NO MATTER WHAT –•– Badfinger (Apple)-4
37 50 DOES ANYBODY REALLY KNOW WHAT TIME IT IS –•– Chicago (Columbia)-3
38 54 HE AIN’T HEAVY…HE’S MY BROTHER –•– Neil Diamond (Uni)-3
39 39 I AM SOMEBODY (Part 2) –•– Johnnie Taylor (Stax)-6
40 55 BLACK MAGIC WOMAN –•– Santana (Columbia)-2

OFF THE CHARTS

41 29 LOOK WHAT THEY’VE DONE TO MY SONG MA –•– The New Seekers (Elektra)-12
42 33 EL CONDOR PASA –•– Simon and Garfunkel (Columbia)-11
45 23 EXPRESS YOURSELF –•– Charles Wright and the Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band (Warner Brothers)-15

POWER PLAYS

43 59 BE MY BABY –•– Andy Kim (Steed)-3
44 44 AND THE GRASS WON’T PAY YOU NO MIND –•– Mark Lindsay (Columbia)-10
46 46 PART TIME LOVE –•– Ann Peebles (Hi)-8
47 47 SWEETHEART –•– Engelbert Humperdinck (Parrot)-9
48 45 MAKE IT EASY ON YOURSELF –•– Dionne Warwick (Sceptor)-8
49 51 I’M NOT MY BROTHER’S KEEPER –•– The Flaming Ember (Hot Wax)-6
50 60 ONLY LOVE CAN BREAK YOUR HEART –•– Neil Young (Reprise)-5

NEW THIS WEEK

55 — ONE MAN BAND –•– Three Dog Night (Dunhill)-1
62 — CAN’T STOP LOVING YOU –•– Tom Jones (Parrot)-1
74 — BORDER SONG (Holy Moses) / YOU AND ME –•– Aretha Franklin (with the Dixie Flyers) (Atlantic)-1
83 — IMMIGRANT SONG –•– Led Zeppelin (Atlantic)-1
84 — ALL I HAVE –•– The Moments (Stang)-1
87 — (Don’t Worry) IF THERE’S A HELL BELOW WE’RE ALL GOING TO GO –•– Curtis Mayfield (Curtom)-1
90 — KNOCK THREE TIMES –•– Dawn (Bell)-1
92 — MR. BOJANGLES –•– The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band (Liberty)-1
96 — HELP ME FIND A WAY (To Say I Love You) –•– Little Anthony and the Imperials (United Artists)-1
97 — WHERE HAVE ALL OUR HEROES GONE –•– Bill Anderson (Decca)-1
98 — I CAN’T GET NEXT TO YOU –•– Al Green (Hi)-1
99 — THINK ABOUT YOUR CHILDREN –•– Mary Hopkin (Apple)-1
100 — SWEET SWEETHEART –•– Bobby Vee (Liberty)-1

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

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