US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 10th November, 1973

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TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart

1 3 KEEP ON TRUCKIN’ (Part 1) –•– Eddie Kendricks (Tamla)-12 (1 week at #1)
2 1 MIDNIGHT TRAIN TO GEORGIA –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Buddah)-11
3 2 ANGIE –•– The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones)-10
4 6 HEARTBEAT-IT’S A LOVEBEAT –•– The DeFranco Family Featuring Tony DeFranco (20th Century)-10
5 5 PAPER ROSES –•– Marie Osmond (MGM / Kolob)-9
6 11 PHOTOGRAPH –•– Ringo Starr (Apple)-6
7 9 SPACE RACE –•– Billy Preston (A&M)-8
8 4 HALF-BREED –•– Cher (MCA)-15
9 10 ALL I KNOW –•– Garfunkel (Columbia)-9
10 13 TOP OF THE WORLD –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-6

11 15 I GOT A NAME –•– Jim Croce (ABC)-6
12 17 JUST YOU ‘N’ ME –•– Chicago (Columbia)-7
13 7 RAMBLIN MAN –•– The Allman Brothers Band (Capricorn)-12
14 18 YOU’RE A SPECIAL PART OF ME –•– Diana Ross and Marvin Gaye (Motown)-6
15 12 KNOCKIN’ ON HEAVEN’S DOOR –•– Bob Dylan (Columbia)-11
16 19 WHY ME –•– Kris Kristofferson (Monument)-32
17 24 THE LOVE I LOST (Part 1) –•– Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes (Phil. Intl.)-7
18 8 LET’S GET IT ON –•– Marvin Gaye (Tamla)-18
19 14 THAT LADY (Part 1) –•– The Isley Brothers (T-Neck)-18
20 29 CHEAPER TO KEEP HER –•– Johnnie Taylor (Stax)-5

21 23 SUMMER (The First Time) –•– Bobby Goldsboro (United Artists)-12
22 26 WE MAY NEVER PASS THIS WAY (Again) –•– Seals and Crofts (Warner Brothers)-8
23 16 HIGHER GROUND –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-13
24 30 NUTBUSH CITY LIMITS –•– Ike and Tina Turner (United Artists)-10
25 20 YES WE CAN CAN –•– The Pointer Sisters (Blue Thumb)-13
26 27 HURTS SO GOOD –•– Millie Jackson (Spring)-10
27 40 GOODBYE YELLOW BRICK ROAD –•– Elton John (MCA)-3
28 35 THE MOST BEAUTIFUL GIRL –•– Charlie Rich (Epic)-7
29 21 BASKETBALL JONES FEATURING TYRONE SHOELACES –•– Cheech and Chong (Ode)-10
30 22 LOVES ME LIKE A ROCK –•– Paul Simon (with the Dixie Hummingbirds) (Columbia)-15

31 34 ECSTASY –•– The Ohio Players (Westbound)-14
32 28 MY MARIA –•– B.W. Stevenson (RCA)-16
33 43 OOH BABY –•– Gilbert O’Sullivan (MAM)-5
34 25 WE’RE AN AMERICAN BAND –•– Grand Funk (Capitol)-16
35 38 CHECK IT OUT –•– Tavares (Capitol)-8
36 46 HELLO IT’S ME –•– Todd Rundgren (Bearsville)-6
37 33 JESSE –•– Roberta Flack (Atlantic)-8
38 50 IF YOU’RE READY (Come Go With Me) –•– The Staple Singers (Stax)-3
39 32 FUNKY STUFF –•– Kool and the Gang (De-Lite)-10
40 45 FRIENDS / CHAPEL OF LOVE –•– Bette Midler (Atlantic)-7

OFF THE CHARTS

41 31 FREE RIDE –•– The Edgar Winter Group (Epic)-14
45 37 GET IT TOGETHER –•– Jackson 5 (Motown)-11
47 36 CHINA GROVE –•– The Doobie Brothers (Warner Brothers)-13
48 39 ROCKY MOUNTAIN WAY –•– Joe Walsh (Dunhill)-14

POWER PLAYS

42 53 ROCKIN’ ROLL BABY –•– The Stylistics (Avco)-4
43 49 SWEET UNDERSTANDING LOVE –•– The Four Tops (Dunhill)-5
44 47 NEVER LET YOU GO –•– Bloodstone (London)-9
46 58 THE JOKER –•– The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)-4
50 57 COUNTRY SUNSHINE –•– Dottie West (RCA)-7

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

76 — MIND GAMES –•– John Lennon (Apple)-1
77 — LIVING FOR THE CITY –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-1
81 — WHO’S IN THE STRAWBERRY PATCH WITH SALLY –•– Tony Orlando and Dawn (Bell)-1
86 — ME AND BABY BROTHER –•– War (United Artists)-1
90 — LET ME TRY AGAIN –•– Frank Sinatra (Reprise)-1
91 — ROCK ‘N ROLL (I Gave You the Best Years Of My Life) –•– Kevin Johnson (Mainstream)-1
93 — ROCK ON –•– David Essex (Columbia)-1
97 — SPIDERS AND SNAKES –•– Jim Stafford (MGM)-1

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