US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 18th August, 1973

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TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart

1 4 TOUCH ME IN THE MORNING –•– Diana Ross (Motown)-12 (1 week at #1)
2 2 LIVE AND LET DIE –•– Wings (Apple)-7
3 3 BROTHER LOUIE –•– The Stories (Kama Sutra)-9
4 1 THE MORNING AFTER –•– Maureen McGovern (20th Century)-9
5 7 LET’S GET IT ON –•– Marvin Gaye (Tamla)-6
6 5 BAD, BAD LEROY BROWN –•– Jim Croce (ABC)-18
7 13 GET DOWN –•– Gilbert O’Sullivan (MAM)-9
8 15 DELTA DAWN –•– Helen Reddy (Capitol)-9
9 9 UNEASY RIDER –•– Charlie Daniels (Kama Sutra)-8
10 11 FEELIN’ STRONGER EVERY DAY –•– Chicago (Columbia)-9

11 12 I BELIEVE IN YOU (You Believe In Me) –•– Johnnie Taylor (Stax)-9
12 6 SMOKE ON THE WATER –•– Deep Purple (Warner Brothers)-13
13 10 MONSTER MASH –•– Bobby “Boris” Pickett and the Crypt-Kickers (Parrot)-33
14 18 SAY, HAS ANYBODY SEEN MY SWEET GYSPY ROSE –•– Dawn Featuring Tony Orlando (Bell)-6
15 8 YESTERDAY ONCE MORE –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-12
16 17 HERE I AM (Come and Take Me) –•– Al Green (Hi)-7
17 19 IF YOU WANT ME TO STAY –•– Sly and the Family Stone (Epic)-8
18 16 DIAMOND GIRL –•– Seals and Crofts (Warner Brothers)-15
19 14 SHAMBALA –•– Three Dog Night (Dunhill)-14
20 27 GYPSY MAN –•– War (United Artists)-5

21 24 ANGEL –•– Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)-7
22 22 ARE YOU MAN ENOUGH –•– The Four Tops (Dunhill)-9
23 23 NATURAL HIGH –•– Bloodstone (London)-18
24 25 HOW CAN I TELL HER –•– Lobo (Big Tree)-9
25 31 YOUNG LOVE / A MILLION TO ONE –•– Donny Osmond (MGM / Kolob)-6
26 34 SATURDAY NIGHT’S ALRIGHT FOR FIGHTING –•– Elton John (MCA)-3
27 44 LOVES ME LIKE A ROCK –•– Paul Simon (with the Dixie Hummingbirds) (Columbia)-3
28 26 SO VERY HARD TO GO –•– The Tower Of Power (Warner Brothers)-16
29 57 WE’RE AN AMERICAN BAND –•– Grand Funk (Capitol)-4
30 37 BELIEVE IN HUMANITY / YOU LIGHT UP MY LIFE –•– Carole King (Ode)-6

31 42 THAT LADY (Part 1) –•– The Isley Brothers (T-Neck)-6
32 32 I WAS CHECKIN’ OUT SHE WAS CHECKIN’ IN –•– Don Covay (Mercury)-7
33 36 THE HURT –•– Cat Stevens (A&M)-7
34 30 BOOGIE WOOGIE BUGLE BOY –•– Bette Midler (Atlantic)-15
35 35 NOBODY WANTS YOU WHEN YOU’RE DOWN AND OUT –•– Bobby Womack (United Artists)-10
36 29 BEHIND CLOSED DOORS –•– Charlie Rich (Epic)-17
37 21 MONEY –•– Pink Floyd (Harvest)-14
38 28 WHERE PEACEFUL WATERS FLOW –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Buddah)-10
39 20 WILL IT GO ROUND IN CIRCLES –•– Billy Preston (A&M)-21
40 33 MISDEMEANOR –•– Foster Sylvers (Pride / MGM)-12

OFF THE CHARTS

48 39 PLAYGROUND IN MY MIND –•– Clint Holmes (Epic)-22
56 40 I’LL ALWAYS LOVE MY MAMA (Part 1) –•– The Intruders (Gamble)-12
58 38 KODACHROME –•– Paul Simon (Columbia)-14

POWER PLAYS

41 49 FUTURE SHOCK –•– Curtis Mayfield (Curtom)-5
43 53 THEME FROM “CLEOPATRA JONES” –•– Joe Simon Featuring the Mainstreeters (Spring)-4
44 50 LOVE, LOVE, LOVE –•– Donny Hathaway (Atco)-7
45 52 WHY ME –•– Kris Kristofferson (Monument)-20
46 47 THERE IT IS –•– Tyrone Davis (Dakar)-4
47 48 CLOUDS –•– Daivd Gates (Elektra)-6
49 54 EVERYONE’S AGREED THAT EVERYTHING WILL TURN OUT FINE –•– Stealers Wheel (A&M)-6
50 60 MY MARIA –•– B.W. Stevenson (RCA)-4

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

64 — GHETTO CHILD –•– The Spinners (Atlantic)-1
70 — HEY GIRL (I Like Your Style) –•– The Temptations (Gordy)-1
73 — HIGHER GROUND –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-1
85 — CHINA GROVE –•– The Doobie Brothers (Warner Brothers)-1
86 — MUSKRAT LOVE –•– America (Warner Brothers)-1
91 — SEXY, SEXY, SEXY –•– James Brown (Polydor)-1
92 — YES WE CAN CAN –•– The Pointer Sisters (Blue Thumb)-1
93 — STAY AWAY FROM ME –•– The Sylvers (Pride / MGM)-1
98 — SEND A LITTLE LOVE MY WAY –•– Anne Murray (Capitol)-1
99 — (I Don’t Want To Love You But) YOU GOT ME ANYWAY –•– Sutherland Brothers and Quiver (Island)-1
100 — IN THE MIDNIGHT HOUR –•– Cross Country (Atco)-1

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