US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 14th July, 1973

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TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart

1 1 WILL IT GO ROUND IN CIRCLES –•– Billy Preston (A&M)-16 (2 weeks at #1)
2 2 KODACHROME –•– Paul Simon (Columbia)-9
3 5 BAD, BAD LEROY BROWN –•– Jim Croce (ABC)-13
4 7 SHAMBALA –•– Three Dog Night (Dunhill)-9
5 4 GIVE ME LOVE (Give Me Peace On Earth) –•– George Harrison (Apple)-9
6 8 YESTERDAY ONCE MORE –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-7
7 6 PLAYGROUND IN MY MIND –•– Clint Holmes (Epic)-17
8 11 SMOKE ON THE WATER –•– Deep Purple (Warner Brothers)-8
9 3 MY LOVE –•– Paul McCartney and Wings (Apple)-14
10 9 RIGHT PLACE WRONG TIME –•– Dr. John (Atco)-14

11 12 LONG TRAIN RUNNIN’ –•– The Doobie Brothers (Warner Brothers)-13
12 13 NATURAL HIGH –•– Bloodstone (London)-13
13 17 DIAMOND GIRL –•– Seals and Crofts (Warner Brothers)-10
14 14 BOOGIE WOOGIE BUGLE BOY –•– Bette Midler (Atlantic)-10
15 10 I’M GONNA LOVE YOU JUST A LITTLE MORE BABY –•– Barry White (20th Century)-14
16 18 BEHIND CLOSED DOORS –•– Charlie Rich (Epic)-12
17 20 MONEY –•– Pink Floyd (Harvest)-9
18 16 PILLOW TALK –•– Sylvia (Vibration)-17
19 22 SO VERY HARD TO GO –•– The Tower Of Power (Warner Brothers)-11
20 26 MONSTER MASH –•– Bobby “Boris” Pickett and the Crypt-Kickers (Parrot)-28

21 29 TOUCH ME IN THE MORNING –•– Diana Ross (Motown)-7
22 24 DOING IT TO DEATH –•– Fred Wesley and the JB’s (People)-7
23 15 ONE OF A KIND (Love Affair) –•– The Spinners (Atlantic)-12
24 19 DADDY COULD SWEAR, I DECLARE –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Soul)-12
25 30 MISDEMEANOR –•– Foster Sylvers (Pride / MGM)-7
26 32 FEELIN’ STRONGER EVERY DAY –•– Chicago (Columbia)-4
27 21 FRANKENSTEIN –•– The Edgar Winter Group (Epic)-19
28 35 SATIN SHEETS –•– Jeanne Pruett (MCA)-10
29 42 THE MORNING AFTER –•– Maureen McGovern (20th Century)-4
30 23 I’M DOIN’ FINE NOW –•– New York City (Chelsea)-20

31 48 GET DOWN –•– Gilbert O’Sullivan (MAM)-4
32 41 I BELIEVE IN YOU (You Believe In Me) –•– Johnnie Taylor (Stax)-4
33 34 WHERE PEACEFUL WATERS FLOW –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Buddah)-5
34 45 IF YOU WANT ME TO STAY –•– Sly and the Family Stone (Epic)-3
35 37 WHY ME –•– Kris Kristofferson (Monument)-15
36 39 GOIN’ HOME –•– The Osmonds (MGM / Kolob)-5
37 61 BROTHER LOUIE –•– The Stories (Kama Sutra)-4
38 38 I’LL ALWAYS LOVE MY MAMA (Part 1) –•– The Intruders (Gamble)-7
39 44 SWAMP WITCH –•– Jim Stafford (MGM)-10
40 40 THE PLASTIC MAN –•– The Temptations (Gordy)-6

OFF THE CHARTS

45 31 AND I LOVE YOU SO –•– Perry Como (RCA)-14
54 28 TIE A YELLOW RIBBON ROUND THE OLE OAK TREE –•– Dawn Featuring Tony Orlando (Bell)-22
58 25 DANIEL –•– Elton John (MCA)-15
59 27 YOU’LL NEVER GET TO HEAVEN (If You Break My Heart) –•– The Stylistics (Avco)-9
60 33 TIME TO GET DOWN –•– The O’Jays (Philadelphia International)-9
64 36 DRIFT AWAY –•– Dobie Gray (Decca)-21

POWER PLAYS

41 58 UNEASY RIDER –•– Charlie Daniels (Kama Sutra)-3
42 51 WATERGRATE –•– Dickie Goodman (Rainy Wednesday)-5
43 53 HOW CAN I TELL HER –•– Lobo (Big Tree)-4
44 69 LIVE AND LET DIE –•– Wings (Apple)-2
46 73 HERE I AM (Come and Take Me) –•– Al Green (Hi)-2
47 47 SOUL MAKOSSA –•– Afrique (Mainstream)-6
48 49 NEVER, NEVER, NEVER (Grande, Grande, Grande) –•– Shirley Bassey (United Artists)-7
49 50 SOUL MAKOSSA –•– Manu DiBango (Atlantic)-4
50 52 ROLL OVER BEETHOVEN –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (United Artists)-12

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

68 — SAY, HAS ANYBODY SEEN MY SWEET GYSPY ROSE –•– Dawn Featuring Tony Orlando (Bell)-1
71 — CLOUDS –•– Daivd Gates (Elektra)-1
74 — LET’S GET IT ON –•– Marvin Gaye (Tamla)-1
83 — YOUNG LOVE / A MILLION TO ONE –•– Donny Osmond (MGM / Kolob)-1
84 — YOU LIGHT UP MY LIFE / BELIEVE IN HUMANITY –•– Carole King (Ode)-1
88 — DARLING COME BACK HOME –•– Eddie Kendricks (Tamla)-1
89 — THAT LADY (Part 1) –•– The Isley Brothers (T-Neck)-1
91 — EVERYONE’S AGREED THAT EVERYTHING WILL TURN OUT FINE –•– Stealers Wheel (A&M)-1

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