US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 28th November, 1970

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

1 1 I THINK I LOVE YOU –•– The Partridge Family (Starring Shirley Jones and Featuring David Cassidy) (Bell)-8 (2 weeks at #1)
2 4 THE TEARS OF A CLOWN –•– Smokey Robinson and the Miracles (Tamla)-7
3 3 I’LL BE THERE –•– Jackson 5 (Motown)-11
4 2 WE’VE ONLY JUST BEGUN –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-12
5 5 FIRE AND RAIN –•– James Taylor (Warner Brothers)-12
6 9 GYPSY WOMAN –•– Brian Hyland (Uni)-13
7 6 INDIANA WANTS ME –•– R. Dean Taylor (Rare Earth)-13
8 10 MONTEGO BAY –•– Bobby Bloom (MGM / L&R)-12
9 16 HEAVEN HELP US ALL –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-7
10 7 GREEN-EYED LADY –•– Sugarloaf (Liberty)-16

11 20 YOU DON’T HAVE TO SAY YOU LOVE ME / PATCH IT UP –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-6
12 24 SEE ME, FEEL ME –•– The Who (Decca)-10
13 11 CRY ME A RIVER –•– Joe Cocker (A&M)-8
14 15 ENGINE NUMBER 9 –•– Wilson Pickett (Atantic)-10
15 18 5-10-15-20 (25-30 Years Of Love) –•– The Presidents (Sussex)-9
16 19 SHARE THE LAND –•– The Guess Who (RCA)-6
17 13 SUPER BAD (Parts 1 and 2) –•– James Brown (King)-9
18 8 SOMEBODY’S BEEN SLEEPING –•– 100 Proof Aged In Soul (Hot Wax)-13
19 12 IT DON’T MATTER TO ME –•– Bread (Elektra)-10
20 37 DOES ANYBODY REALLY KNOW WHAT TIME IT IS –•– Chicago (Columbia)-4

21 22 STONED LOVE –•– The Supremes (Motown)-4
22 14 ALL RIGHT NOW –•– Free (A&M)-16
23 25 YELLOW RIVER –•– Christie (Epic)-20
24 36 NO MATTER WHAT –•– Badfinger (Apple)-5
25 28 ONE LESS BELL TO ANSWER –•– The 5th Dimension (Bell)-6
26 27 LET’S WORK TOGETHER –•– Canned Heat (Liberty)-8
27 40 BLACK MAGIC WOMAN –•– Santana (Columbia)-3
28 21 STILL WATER (Love) –•– The Four Tops (Motown)-14
29 32 AFTER MIDNIGHT –•– Eric Clapton (Atco)-7
30 33 FOR THE GOOD TIMES –•– Ray Price (Columbia)-14

31 31 AS THE YEARS GO BY –•– Mashmakhan (Epic)-15
32 17 CRACKLIN’ ROSIE –•– Neil Diamond (Uni)-15
33 34 HEED THE CALL –•– Kenny Rogers and the First Edition (Reprise)-7
34 38 HE AIN’T HEAVY…HE’S MY BROTHER –•– Neil Diamond (Uni)-4
35 43 BE MY BABY –•– Andy Kim (Steed)-4
36 23 LOLA –•– The Kinks (Reprise)-14
37 29 STAND BY YOUR MAN –•– Candi Staton (Fame)-14
38 35 DEEPER AND DEEPER –•– Freda Payne (Invictus)-12
39 62 CAN’T STOP LOVING YOU –•– Tom Jones (Parrot)-2
40 49 I’M NOT MY BROTHER’S KEEPER –•– The Flaming Ember (Hot Wax)-7

OFF THE CHARTS

41 39 I AM SOMEBODY (Part 2) –•– Johnnie Taylor (Stax)-7

POWER PLAYS

42 56 DO IT –•– Neil Diamond (Bang)-4
43 55 ONE MAN BAND –•– Three Dog Night (Dunhill)-2
44 50 ONLY LOVE CAN BREAK YOUR HEART –•– Neil Young (Reprise)-6
45 46 PART TIME LOVE –•– Ann Peebles (Hi)-9
46 44 AND THE GRASS WON’T PAY YOU NO MIND –•– Mark Lindsay (Columbia)-11
47 64 DOMINO –•– Van Morrison (Warner Brothers)-3
48 47 SWEETHEART –•– Engelbert Humperdinck (Parrot)-10
49 51 SO CLOSE –•– Jake Holmes (Polydor)-9
50 52 I DON’T WANNA CRY –•– Ronnie Dyson (Columbia)-7

NEW THIS WEEK

51 — RIVER DEEP-MOUNTAIN HIGH –•– The Supremes and the Four Tops (Motown)-1
72 — MY SWEET LORD / ISN’T IT A PITY –•– George Harrison (Apple)-1
82 — WHEN THE PARTY IS OVER –•– Robert John (A&M)-1
86 — IF I WERE YOUR WOMAN –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Soul)-1
88 — STEALER –•– Free (A&M)-1
89 — YOUR SONG –•– Elton John (Uni)-1
90 — MOST OF ALL –•– B.J. Thomas (Scepter)-1
92 — SILVER MOON –•– Michael Nesmith and the First National Band (RCA)-1
93 — ROSE GARDEN –•– Lynn Anderson (Columbia)-1
94 — PARANOID –•– Black Sabbath (Warner Brothers)-1
98 — CAN’T GET OVER LOSING YOU –•– Donnie Elbert (Rare Bullet)-1

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

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