US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 25th September, 1971

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

1 1 GO AWAY LITTLE GIRL –•– Donny Osmond (MGM)-8 (3 weeks at #1)
2 4 MAGGIE MAY / REASON TO BELIEVE –•– Rod Stewart (Mercury)-11
3 3 AIN’T NO SUNSHINE –•– Bill Withers (Sussex)-11
4 8 THE NIGHT THEY DROVE OLD DIXIE DOWN –•– Joan Baez (Vanguard)-7
5 2 SPANISH HARLEM –•– Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)-9
6 5 UNCLE ALBERT / ADMIRAL HALSEY –•– Paul and Linda McCartney (Apple)-7
7 6 SMILING FACES SOMETIMES –•– The Undisputed Truth (Gordy)-14
8 12 SUPERSTAR / BLESS THE BEASTS AND CHILDREN –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-4
9 10 WHATCHA SEE IS WHATCHA GET –•– The Dramatics (Volt)-13
10 7 I JUST WANT TO CELEBRATE –•– Rare Earth (Rare Earth)-11

11 11 STICK-UP –•– The Honey Cone (Hot Wax)-8
12 16 DO YOU KNOW WHAT I MEAN –•– Lee Michaels (A&M)-9
13 14 I WOKE UP IN LOVE THIS MORNING –•– The Partridge Family (Starring Shirley Jones and Featuring David Cassidy) (Bell)-7
14 20 IF YOU REALLY LOVE ME –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-7
15 15 WON’T GET FOOLED AGAIN –•– The Who (Decca)-11
16 19 TIRED OF BEING ALONE –•– Al Green (Hi)-10
17 9 HOW CAN YOU MEND A BROKEN HEART –•– The Bee Gees (Atco)-14
18 21 SWEET CITY WOMAN –•– The Stampeders (Bell)-7
19 40 YO-YO –•– The Osmonds (MGM)-3
20 25 SO FAR AWAY / SMACKWATER JACK –•– Carole King (Ode)-5

21 22 CHIRPY CHIRPY CHEEP CHEEP –•– Mac and Kattie Kissoon (ABC)-10
22 18 SIGNS –•– Five Man Electrical Band (Lionel)-18
23 27 MAKE IT FUNKY (Part 1) –•– James Brown (Polydor)-5
24 24 THE STORY IN YOUR EYES –•– The Moody Blues (Threshold)-8
25 29 RAIN DANCE –•– The Guess Who (RCA)-7
26 13 TAKE ME HOME, COUNTRY ROADS –•– John Denver with Fat City (RCA)-23
27 35 THIN LINE BETWEEN LOVE AND HATE –•– The Persuaders (Atco)-5
28 30 SATURDAY MORNING CONFUSION –•– Bobby Russell (United Artists)-12
29 17 LIAR –•– Three Dog Night (Dunhill)-12
30 39 I’VE FOUND SOMEONE OF MY OWN –•– The Free Movement (Decca)-17

31 23 BANGLA-DESH / DEEP BLUE –•– George Harrison (Apple)-7
32 33 WEDDING SONG (There Is Love) –•– Paul Stookey (Warner Brothers)-8
33 34 THE BREAKDOWN (Part 1) –•– Rufus Thomas (Stax)-7
34 36 THE LOVE WE HAD (Stays On My Hand) –•– The Dells (Cadet)-7
35 42 TRAPPED BY A THING CALLED LOVE –•– Denise LaSalle (Westbound)-6
36 37 I AIN’T GOT TIME ANYMORE –•– The Glass Bottle (Avco Embassy)-11
37 45 STAGGER LEE –•– Tommy Roe (ABC)-6
38 38 SURRENDER –•– Diana Ross (Motown)-7
39 41 ALL DAY MUSIC –•– War (United Artists)-8
40 49 EASY LOVING –•– Freddie Hart (Capitol)-6

OFF THE CHARTS
POWER PLAYS

41 48 LOVING HER WAS EASIER (Than Anything I’ll Ever Do Again) –•– Kris Kristofferson (Monument)-6
42 43 MARIANNE –•– Stephen Stills (Atlantic)-6
43 62 MACARTHUR PARK (Part 2) –•– The Four Tops (Motown)-3
44 50 ANOTHER TIME, ANOTHER PLACE –•– Engelbert Humperdinck (Parrot)-6
45 46 WHERE EVIL GROWS / I WAS WONDERING –•– The Poppy Family Featuring Susan Jacks (London)-11
46 70 BIRDS OF A FEATHER –•– The Raiders (Columbia)-3
47 47 STOP, LOOK, LISTEN (To Your Heart) –•– The Stylistics (Avco Embassy)-14
48 66 ONE FINE MORNING –•– Lighthouse (Evolution)-3
49 52 K-JEE –•– The Nite-Liters (RCA)-12
50 57 ANNABELLA –•– Hamilton, Joe Frank and Reynolds (Dunhill)-5

DEBUTING THIS WEEK

71 — ONLY YOU KNOW AND I KNOW –•– Delaney and Bonnie (Atco)-1
74 — I’M COMIN’ HOME –•– Tommy James (Roulette)-1
85 — I DON’T NEED NO DOCTOR –•– Humble Pie (A&M)-1
88 — PEACE TRAIN –•– Cat Stevens (A&M)-1
89 — YOU SEND ME –•– The Ponderosa Twins + One (Horoscope)-2
90 — HOT PANTS-I’M COMING, I’M COMING, I’M COMING –•– Bobby Byrd (BrownStone)-2
95 — ALL MY HARD TIMES –•– Joe Simon (Spring)-1
96 — EVERYTHING’S ALRIGHT –•– Yvonne Elliman (Decca)-1
99 — YOUR MOVE –•– Yes (Atlantic)-1
100 — I’D LOVE TO CHANGE THE WORLD –•– Ten Years After (Columbia)-1