Hits of 1970 Yearbook



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Oscar: Best Picture: Patton
Oscar: Best Actor George C. Scott in Patton
Oscar: Best Actress Glenda Jackson in Women In Love
Oscar: Best Song "Pieces of Dreams" from Pieces of Dreams  (also nominated: "Thank You Very Much" from Scrooge, "Whistling Away In the Dark")

25 or 6 to 4 4

After Midnight 18
Eric Clapton

Ain't No Mountain High Enough 1
Diana Ross

All I Have To Do Is Dream 27
Bobbie Gentry & Glen Campbell

All Right Now 4

Always Something There to Remind Me 27
R.B. Greaves

American Woman 1
The Guess Who

Big Yellow Taxi 29
The Neighborhood

Breaking Up Is Hard to Do 34
Lenny Welch

Bridge Over Troubled Water 1
Simon & Garfunkel

Candida 3

Cecilia 4
Simon & Garfunkel

Close To You
The Carpenters

Come Saturday Morning 17
The Sandpipers

Cracklin' Rosie 1
Neil Diamond

El Condor Pasa 18
Simon & Garfunkel

Everything Is Beautiful 1
Ray Stevens

Evil Ways 9

Fire and Rain 3
James Taylor

For the Good Times 11
Ray Price

Green-Eyed Lady 3

He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother 7
The Hollies
Neil Diamond

Hi-De-Ho 14
Blood, Sweat & Tears

The House Of the Rising Sun 7
Frijid Pink

I Just Can't Help Believing 9
B.J. Thomas

I Think I Love You 1
The Partridge Family

I'll Be There 1
The Jackson 5

If You Could Read My Mind 5
Gordon Lightfoot

In the Summertime 3
Mungo Jerry

It Don't Matter to Me 10

It's All in the Game 24
Four Tops

Let It Be 1
The Beatles

Lola 9
The Kinks

The Long and Winding Road 1
The Beatles

Look What They've Done to My Song, Ma 14
The New Seekers

Lookin' Out My Back Door 2
Creedence Clearwater Revival

Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes) 5
Edison Lighthouse

Make It Easy on Yourself 37
Dionne Warwick

Make It With You 1

Midnight Cowboy (instrumental) 10
Ferrante & Teicher

Montego Bay 8
Bobby Bloom

Mr. Bojangles 9
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

My Baby Loves Lovin' 13
White Plains

My Sweet Lord 1
George Harrison

O-o-h Child 8
The Five Stairsteps

Oh Happy Day 40
Glen Campbell

One Less Bell to Answer 2
The 5th Dimension

Our House 30
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young

Overture from Tommy (A Rock Opera) (instrumental) 16
The Assembled Multitude

Puppet Man 24
The 5th Dimension

Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head 1
B.J. Thomas

Ride Captain Ride 4
Blues Image

Rubber Duckie 16
Ernie (Jim Henson)

She Came in Through the Bathroom Window 30
Joe Cocker

Shilo 24
Neil Diamond

Signed, Sealed, Delivered, I'm Yours 3
Stevie Wonder

Snowbird 8
Anne Murray

Soolaimon (African Trilogy II) 30
Neil Diamond

Stand By Your Man 24
Candi Staton

Steal Away 37
Johnnie Taylor

Sugar Sugar 25
Wilson Pickett

Teach Your Children 16
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young

The Tears Of A Clown 1
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles

United We Stand 13
The Brotherhood of Man

Vehicle 2
The Ides of March

We've Only Just Begun 2

You Don't Have To Say You Love Me 11
Elvis Presley

Your Song 8
Elton John

5-10-15-20 (25-30 Years of Love) 11
The Presidents

The Jackson 5

Ain't It Funky Now (Part 1) (instrumental) 24
James Brown

Airport Love Theme (Gwen & Vern) (instrumental) 31
Vincent Bell & Orchestra

Amos Moses 8
Jerry Reed

Are You Ready? 14
Pacific Gas & Electric

As the Years Go By 31

Baby Hold On 35
The Grass Roots

Ball of Confusion (That's What the World Is Today) 3
The Temptations

Band of Gold 3
Freda Payne

Be My Baby 17
Andy Kim

The Bells 12
The Originals

Black Magic Woman 4

Blowing Away 1
The 5th Dimension

Border Song (Holy Moses) 37
Aretha Franklin

Born to Wander 17
Rare Earth

Brother Rapp (Parts 1 & 2) 32
James Brown

Call Me 13
Aretha Franklin

Can't Stop Loving You 25
Tom Jones

Celebrate 15
Three Dog Night

Check Out Your Mind 28
The Impressions

Closer to Home 22
Grand Funk Railroad

Come And Get It 7

Come Running 39
Van Morrison

Cry Me A River 11
Joe Cocker

Daughter of Darkness 13
Tom Jones

Deeper and Deeper 24
Freda Payne

Didn't I (Blow Your Mind This Time) 10
The Delfonics

Do It 36
Neil Diamond

Do the Funky Chicken 28
Rufus Thomas

Do What You Wanna Do 37
Five Flights Up

Do You See My Love (for You Growing) 32
Jr. Walker & The All-Stars

Domino 9
Van Morrison

Don't Play That Song (You Lied) 11
Aretha Franklin

Easy Come, Easy Go 9
Bobby Sherman

The End of Our Road 40
Marvin Gaye

Engine Number 9 14
Wilson Pickett

Everybody's Got the Right to Love 21
The Supremes

Everybody's Out of Town 26
B.J. Thomas

Everybody Is A Star 1
Sly And Family Stone

Everything's Tuesday 38
Chairmen of the Board

Evil Woman Don't Play Your Games With Me 19

Express Yourself 12
Charles Wright & The Watts 103rd St. Rhythm Band

Fancy 31
Bobbie Gentry

For the Love of Him 13
Bobbi Martin

For You Blue 1
The Beatles

Games 27

Get Ready 4
Rare Earth

Get Up I Feel Like Being Like a Sex Machine (Part 1) 15
James Brown

Gimme Dat Ding 9
The Pipkins

Give Me Just a Little More Time 3
Chairmen of the Board

Go Back 36
Crabby Appleton

God, Love and Rock & Roll 22
Teegarden & Van Winkle

Gotta Hold on to This Feeling 21
Jr. Walker & The All-Stars

Groovy Situation 12
Gene Chandler

Gypsy Woman 3
Brian Hyland

Hand Me Down World 17
The Guess Who

Heaven Help Us All 9
Stevie Wonder

Heed the Call 33
Kenny Rogers & The First Edition

Hello Darlin' 1
Conway Twitty

Hey Lawdy Mama 35

Hey, Mister Sun 24
Bobby Sherman

Hey There Lonely Girl 2
Eddie Holman

Hitchin' a Ride 5
Vanity Fare

Honey Come Back 19
Glen Campbell

I Ain't Got Time Anymore 36
The Glass Bottle

I Am Somebody (Part 2) 39
Johnnie Taylor

(I Know) I'm Losing You 7
Rare Earth

I Really Don't Want to Know 21
Elvis Presley

I Want to Take You Higher 38
Sly & The Family Stone

I Want to Take You Higher 34
Ike & Tina Turner

I (Who Have Nothing) 14
Tom Jones

I'm Not My Brother's Keeper 34
The Flaming Ember

If I Were a Carpenter 36
Johnny Cash & June Carter

If I Were Your Woman 9
Gladys Knight & The Pips

(If You Let Me Make Love to You Then) Why Can't I Touch You? 8
Ronnie Dyson

Immigrant Song 16
Led Zeppelin

Indiana Wants Me 5
R. Dean Taylor

Instant Karma (We All Shine On) 3
John Ono Lennon

It's a New Day (Parts 1 & 2) 32
James Brown

It's a Shame 14

It's Only Make Believe 10
Glen Campbell

Jennifer Tomkins 36
Street People

Jingle Jangle 10
The Archies

Joanne 21
Michael Nesmith & The First National Band

Julie, Do Ya Love Me 5
Bobby Sherman

Kentucky Rain 16
Elvis Presley

Lay A Little Lovin' On Me 11
Robin McNamara

Lay Down (Candles in the Rain) 6
Melanie with The Edwin Hawkins Singers

Let A Man Come in and Do the Popcorn (Part 2) 40
James Brown

Let Me Go to Him 32
Dionne Warwick

Let's Work Together 26
Canned Heat

Let's Work Together (Part 1) 32
Wilbert Harrison

The Letter 7
Joe Cocker with Leon Russell

Little Green Bag 21
George Baker Selection

Long Lonesome Highway 20
Michael Parks

Long Long Time 25
Linda Ronstadt

Love Land 16
Charles Wright & The Watts 103rd St. Rhythm Band

Love on a Two-Way Street 3
The Moments

Love or Let Me Be Lonely 6
The Friends of Distinction

Love the One You're With 14
Stephen Stills

The Love You Save 1
The Jackson 5

Lucretia MacEvil 29
Blood, Sweat & Tears

Ma Belle Amie 5
The Tee Set

Make Me Smile 9

Mama Told Me (Not to Come) 1
Three Dog Night

Maybe 29
The Three Degrees

Mississippi 32
John Phillips

Mississippi Queen 21

Most of All 38
B.J. Thomas

Neanderthal Man 22

Never Had a Dream Come True 26
Stevie Wonder

No Matter What 8

No Time 5
The Guess Who

Ohio 14
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young

Only Love Can Break Your Heart 33
Neil Young

Out In the Country 15
Three Dog Night

Patches 4
Clarence Carter

Peace Will Come (According to Plan) 32

Precious, Precious 30
Jackie Moore

Psychedelic Shack 7
The Temptations

Question 21
The Moody Blues

Rainy Night In Georgia 4
Brook Benton

The Rapper 2
The Jaggerz

Reach Out and Touch (Somebody's Hand) 20
Diana Ross

Reflections of My Life 10
The Marmalade

Remember Me 16
Diana Ross

Save the Country 27
The 5th Dimension

See Me, Feel Me 12
The Who

Share the Land 10
The Guess Who

Silver Bird 25
Mark Lindsay

The Sly, Slick, and the Wicked 30
The Lost Generation

Solitary Man 21
Neil Diamond

Somebody's Watching You 32
Little Sister

Something's Burning 11
Kenny Rogers & The First Edition

Son-of-a-Preacher Man 13
Aretha Franklin

A Song of Joy (Himno A La Alegria) 14
Miguel Rios

Spill the Wine 3
Eric Burdon & War

Spirit in the Dark 23
Aretha Franklin

Spirit in the Sky 3
Norman Greenbaum

Still Water (Love) 11
Four Tops

Stoned Love 7
The Supremes

Stoney End 6
Barbra Streisand

Stop the War Now 26
Edwin Starr

Summertime Blues 27
The Who

Super Bad (Parts 1 & 2) 13
James Brown

Sweet Mary 7
Wadsworth Mansion

Tell It All Brother 17
Kenny Rogers & The First Edition

Temma Harbour 39
Mary Hopkin

Tennessee Bird Walk 23
Jack Blanchard & Misty Morgan

Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin) 1
Sly & The Family Stone

That's Where I Went Wrong 29
Poppy Family (featuring Susan Jacks)

The Thrill Is Gone 15
B.B. King

Tighter, Tighter 7
Alive and Kicking

Travelin' Band 2
Creedence Clearwater Revival

Trying to Make a Fool of Me 40
The Delfonics

Turn Back the Hands of Time 3
Tyrone Davis

Ugena Za Ulimwengu (Unite the World) 33
The Temptations

Up Around the Bend 4
Creedence Clearwater Revival

Up on Cripple Creek 25
The Band

Up the Ladder to the Roof 10
The Supremes

Viva Tirado (Part 1) (instrumental) 28
El Chicano

Walk A Mile in My Shoes 12
Joe South & The Believers

War 1
Edwin Starr

We Gotta Get You a Woman 20
Runt (Todd Rundgren)

Westbound #9 24
The Flaming Ember

What Is Truth? 19
Johnny Cash

Which Way You Goin' Billy? 2
Poppy Family

Who's Your Baby 40
The Archies

Winter World of Love 16
Engelbert Humperdinck

The Wonder of You 9
Elvis Presley

Wonderful World, Beautiful People 25
Jimmy Cliff

Woodstock 11
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young

Yellow River 23

You Need Love Like I Do (Don't You) 25
Gladys Knight & The Pips

You're the One (Part 1) 22
Little Sister

(You've Got Me) Dangling on a String 38
Chairmen of the Board

Your Time to Cry 40
Joe Simon