US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 30th January, 1971

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

1 1 KNOCK THREE TIMES –•– Dawn (Bell)-11 (2 weeks at #1)
2 2 MY SWEET LORD / ISN’T IT A PITY –•– George Harrison (Apple)-10
3 4 LONELY DAYS –•– The Bee Gees (Atco)-9
4 3 ONE LESS BELL TO ANSWER –•– The 5th Dimension (Bell)-15
5 9 ROSE GARDEN –•– Lynn Anderson (Columbia)-10
6 7 GROOVE ME –•– King Floyd (Chimneyville)-15
7 16 I HEAR YOU KNOCKING –•– Dave Edmunds (MAM)-6
8 8 YOUR SONG –•– Elton John (Uni)-10
9 34 ONE BAD APPLE –•– The Osmonds (MGM)-5
10 6 STONEY END –•– Barbra Streisand (Columbia)-14

11 13 IF I WERE YOUR WOMAN –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Soul)-10
12 5 BLACK MAGIC WOMAN –•– Santana (Columbia)-12
13 10 IT’S IMPOSSIBLE –•– Perry Como (RCA)-12
14 15 LOVE THE ONE YOU’RE WITH –•– Stephen Stills (Atlantic)-8
15 11 I THINK I LOVE YOU –•– The Partridge Family (Starring Shirley Jones and Featuring David Cassidy) (Bell)-17
16 18 IMMIGRANT SONG –•– Led Zeppelin (Atlantic)-11
17 23 BORN TO WANDER –•– Rare Earth (Rare Earth)-8
18 31 MR. BOJANGLES –•– The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band (Liberty)-11
19 21 REMEMBER ME –•– Diana Ross (Motown)-6
20 22 WE GOTTA GET YOU A WOMAN –•– Runt (Todd Rundgren) (Ampex)-12

21 12 STONED LOVE –•– The Supremes (Motown)-13
22 24 I REALLY DON’T WANT TO KNOW / THERE GOES MY EVERYTHING –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-6
23 20 FOR THE GOOD TIMES –•– Ray Price (Columbia)-23
24 19 DOES ANYBODY REALLY KNOW WHAT TIME IT IS –•– Chicago (Columbia)-13
25 32 WATCHING SCOTTY GROW –•– Bobby Goldsboro (United Artists)-6
26 30 AMAZING GRACE –•– Judy Collins (Elektra)-8
27 25 PAY TO THE PIPER –•– The Chairmen Of the Board (Invictus)-12
28 36 IF YOU COULD READ MY MIND –•– Gordon Lightfoot (Reprise)-6
29 14 RIVER DEEP-MOUNTAIN HIGH –•– The Supremes and the Four Tops (Motown)-10
30 28 ONE MAN BAND –•– Three Dog Night (Dunhill)-11

31 33 AMOS MOSES –•– Jerry Reed (RCA)-14
32 29 DOMINO –•– Van Morrison (Warner Brothers)-12
33 44 LET YOUR LOVE GO –•– Bread (Elektra)-5
34 27 GAMES –•– Redeye (Pentagram)-13
35 35 GET UP, GET INTO IT, GET INVOLVED (Part 1) –•– James Brown (King)-5
36 40 (Do the) PUSH AND PULL (Part 1) –•– Rufus Thomas (Stax)-7
37 45 1900 YESTERDAY –•– Liz Damon’s Orient Express (White Whale)-6
38 17 THE TEARS OF A CLOWN –•– Smokey Robinson and the Miracles (Tamla)-15
39 39 PRECIOUS PRECIOUS –•– Jackie Moore (Atlantic)-9
40 41 SOMEBODY’S WATCHING YOU / STANGA –•– Little Sister (Stone Flower)-8

OFF THE CHARTS

44 26 STOP THE WAR NOW –•– Edwin Starr (Gordy)-7
53 37 (Don’t Worry) IF THERE’S A HELL BELOW WE’RE ALL GOING TO GO –•– Curtis Mayfield (Curtom)-11
61 38 MOST OF ALL –•– B.J. Thomas (Scepter)-10

POWER PLAYS

41 42 YOUR TIME TO CRY –•– Joe Simon (Spring)-7
42 48 TEMPTATION EYES –•– The Grass Roots (Dunhill)-6
43 46 MOTHER –•– John Lennon / Plastic Ono Band (Apple)-4
45 49 BURNING BRIDGES –•– The Mike Curb Congregation (MGM)-9
46 55 SWEET MARY –•– Wadsworth Mansion (Sussex)-6
47 — MAMA’S PEARL –•– Jackson 5 (Motown)-1
48 58 APEMAN –•– The Kinks (Reprise)-5
49 53 (Theme From) “LOVE STORY” –•– Henry Mancini, His Orchestra and Chorus (RCA)-3
50 51 BRIDGET THE MIDGET (The Queen Of the Blues) –•– Ray Stevens (Barnaby)-7

DEBUTING THIS WEEK

47 — MAMA’S PEARL –•– Jackson 5 (Motown)-1
56 — HAVE YOU EVER SEEN THE RAIN / HEY TONIGHT –•– Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy)-1
75 — THEME FROM “LOVE STORY” –•– Francis Lai with His Orchestra (Paramount)-1
82 — HANG ON TO YOUR LIFE –•– The Guess Who (RCA)-1
92 — TRIANGLE OF LOVE (Hey Diddle Diddle) –•– The Presidents (Sussex)-1
94 — ME AND BOBBY McGEE –•– Janis Joplin (Columbia)-1
98 — EVERYTHING IS GOOD ABOUT YOU –•– The Lettermen (Capitol)-1
99 — PROUD MARY –•– Ike and Tina Turner (Liberty)-1
100 — SAN BERNADINO –•– Christie (Epic)-1