US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 16th January, 1971

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

1 1 MY SWEET LORD / ISN’T IT A PITY –•– George Harrison (Apple)-8 (4 weeks at #1)
2 2 KNOCK THREE TIMES –•– Dawn (Bell)-9
3 3 ONE LESS BELL TO ANSWER –•– The 5th Dimension (Bell)-13
4 4 BLACK MAGIC WOMAN –•– Santana (Columbia)-10
5 5 I THINK I LOVE YOU –•– The Partridge Family (Starring Shirley Jones and Featuring David Cassidy) (Bell)-15
6 9 LONELY DAYS –•– The Bee Gees (Atco)-7
7 11 GROOVE ME –•– King Floyd (Chimneyville)-13
8 8 STONED LOVE –•– The Supremes (Motown)-11
9 10 STONEY END –•– Barbra Streisand (Columbia)-12
10 6 THE TEARS OF A CLOWN –•– Smokey Robinson and the Miracles (Tamla)-13

11 17 YOUR SONG –•– Elton John (Uni)-8
12 12 IT’S IMPOSSIBLE –•– Perry Como (RCA)-10
13 13 PAY TO THE PIPER –•– The Chairmen Of the Board (Invictus)-10
14 14 RIVER DEEP-MOUNTAIN HIGH –•– The Supremes and the Four Tops (Motown)-8
15 18 ROSE GARDEN –•– Lynn Anderson (Columbia)-8
16 16 FOR THE GOOD TIMES –•– Ray Price (Columbia)-21
17 7 DOES ANYBODY REALLY KNOW WHAT TIME IT IS –•– Chicago (Columbia)-11
18 24 LOVE THE ONE YOU’RE WITH –•– Stephen Stills (Atlantic)-6
19 20 IF I WERE YOUR WOMAN –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Soul)-8
20 23 IMMIGRANT SONG –•– Led Zeppelin (Atlantic)-9

21 15 DOMINO –•– Van Morrison (Warner Brothers)-10
22 25 WE GOTTA GET YOU A WOMAN –•– Runt (Todd Rundgren) (Ampex)-10
23 19 ONE MAN BAND –•– Three Dog Night (Dunhill)-9
24 32 BORN TO WANDER –•– Rare Earth (Rare Earth)-6
25 29 I REALLY DON’T WANT TO KNOW / THERE GOES MY EVERYTHING –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-4
26 31 REMEMBER ME –•– Diana Ross (Motown)-4
27 33 STOP THE WAR NOW –•– Edwin Starr (Gordy)-5
28 28 GAMES –•– Redeye (Pentagram)-11
29 30 (Don’t Worry) IF THERE’S A HELL BELOW WE’RE ALL GOING TO GO –•– Curtis Mayfield (Curtom)-9
30 21 NO MATTER WHAT –•– Badfinger (Apple)-12

31 43 I HEAR YOU KNOCKING –•– Dave Edmunds (MAM)-4
32 26 HE AIN’T HEAVY…HE’S MY BROTHER –•– Neil Diamond (Uni)-11
33 38 MR. BOJANGLES –•– The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band (Liberty)-9
34 37 AMAZING GRACE –•– Judy Collins (Elektra)-6
35 36 AMOS MOSES –•– Jerry Reed (RCA)-12
36 39 WATCHING SCOTTY GROW –•– Bobby Goldsboro (United Artists)-4
37 22 GYPSY WOMAN –•– Brian Hyland (Uni)-20
38 41 GET UP, GET INTO IT, GET INVOLVED (Part 1) –•– James Brown (King)-3
39 27 BE MY BABY –•– Andy Kim (Steed)-11
40 40 MOST OF ALL –•– B.J. Thomas (Scepter)-8

OFF THE CHARTS
POWER PLAYS

41 49 (Do the) PUSH AND PULL (Part 1) –•– Rufus Thomas (Stax)-5
42 50 IF YOU COULD READ MY MIND –•– Gordon Lightfoot (Reprise)-4
43 44 THE GREEN GRASS STARTS TO GROW –•– Dionne Warwick (Scepter)-7
44 64 ONE BAD APPLE –•– The Osmonds (MGM)-3
45 53 SOMEBODY’S WATCHING YOU / STANGA –•– Little Sister (Stone Flower)-6
46 48 PRECIOUS PRECIOUS –•– Jackie Moore (Atlantic)-7
47 59 MEAN MISTREATER –•– Grand Funk Railroad (Capitol)-6
48 62 YOUR TIME TO CRY –•– Joe Simon (Spring)-5
49 57 LET YOUR LOVE GO –•– Bread (Elektra)-3
50 58 THEY CAN’T TAKE AWAY OUR MUSIC –•– Eric Burdon and War (MGM)-5

DEBUTING THIS WEEK

81 — (Theme From) “LOVE STORY” –•– Henry Mancini, His Orchestra and Chorus (RCA)-1
83 — JODY’S GOT YOUR GIRL AND GONE –•– Johnnie Taylor (Stax)-1
84 — DON’T LET THE GREEN GRASS FOOL YOU –•– Wilson Pickett (Atlantic)-1
87 — MIXED UP GUY –•– Joey Scarbury (MGM / Lionel)-1
89 — BED OF ROSE’S –•– The Statler Brothers (Mercury)-1
98 — HELP ME MAKE IT THROUGH THE NIGHT –•– Sammi Smith (Mega)-1
100 — MAKE ME HAPPY –•– Bobby Bloom (MGM)-1