THE TOP 100 CLASSIC ROCK SONGS OF 1970

THE TOP 100 CLASSIC ROCK SONGS OF 1970

THE TOP 100 OF 1970

  1  RAINDROPS KEEP FALLIN' ON MY HEAD - B.J. Thomas (Scepter)
  2  I'LL BE THERE - The Jackson 5 (Motown)
  3  I THINK I LOVE YOU - The Partridge Family (Bell)
  4  BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER - Simon & Garfunkel (Columbia)
  5  (They Long To Be) CLOSE TO YOU - Carpenters (A&M)
  6  I WANT YOU BACK - The Jackson 5 (Motown)
  7  LET IT BE - The Beatles (Apple)
  8  THE TEARS OF A CLOWN - Smokey Robinson & The Miracles (Tamla)
  9  SOMEDAY WE'LL BE TOGETHER - Diana Ross & The Supremes (Motown)
10  VENUS - The Shocking Blue (Colossus)
11  ABC - The Jackson 5 (Motown)
12  WAR - Edwin Starr (Gordy)
13  SPIRIT IN THE SKY - Norman Greenbaum (Reprise)
14  WE'VE ONLY JUST BEGUN - Carpenters (A&M)
15  AMERICAN WOMAN - The Guess Who (RCA Victor)
16  MAKE IT WITH YOU - Bread (Elektra)
17  MAMA TOLD ME (Not To Come) - Three Dog Night (Dunhill)
18  BAND OF GOLD - Freda Payne (Invictus)
19  AIN'T NO MOUNTAIN HIGH ENOUGH - Diana Ross (Motown)
20  THE LOVE YOU SAVE - The Jackson 5 (Motown)
21  GET READY - Rare Earth (Rare Earth)
22  BALL OF CONFUSION (That's What The World Is Today) - The Temptations (Gordy)
23  CRACKLIN' ROSIE - Neil Diamond (Uni)
24  INSTANT KARMA (We All Shine On) - John Ono Lennon (Apple)
25  SPILL THE WINE - Eric Burdon & War (MGM)
26  WHOLE LOTTA LOVE - Led Zeppelin (Atlantic)
27  FIRE AND RAIN - James Taylor (Warner Bros.)
28  CANDIDA - Dawn (Bell)
29  SIGNED, SEALED, DELIVERED I'M YOURS - Stevie Wonder (Tamla)
30  WHICH WAY YOU GOIN' BILLY? - The Poppy Family (London)
31  ALL RIGHT NOW - Free (A&M)
32  GYPSY WOMAN - Brian Hyland (Uni)
33  THANK YOU (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin) - Sly & The Family Stone (Epic)
34  INDIANA WANTS ME - R. Dean Taylor (Rare Earth)
35  EVERYTHING IS BEAUTIFUL - Ray Stevens (Barnaby)
36  LOOKIN' OUT MY BACK DOOR - Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy)
37  HITCHIN' A RIDE - Vanity Fare (Page One)
38  LAY DOWN (Candles In The Rain) - Melanie with The Edwin Hawkins Singers (Buddah)
39  HEY THERE LONELY GIRL - Eddie Holman (ABC)
40  PATCHES - Clarence Carter (Atlantic)
41  GREEN-EYED LADY - Sugarloaf (Liberty)
42  LOVE GROWS (Where My Rosemary Goes) - The Edison Lighthouse (Bell)
43  RIDE CAPTAIN RIDE - The Blues Image (Atco)
44  IN THE SUMMERTIME - Mungo Jerry (Janus)
45  JULIE, DO YA LOVE ME - Bobby Sherman (Metromedia)
46  RAINY NIGHT IN GEORGIA - Brook Benton (Cotillion)
47  THE RAPPER - The Jaggerz (Kama Sutra)
48  THE LONG AND WINDING ROAD - The Beatles (Apple)
49  TURN BACK THE HANDS OF TIME - Tyrone Davis (Dakar)
50  UP AROUND THE BEND - Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy)
51  CECILIA - Simon & Garfunkel (Columbia)
52  LOVE ON A TWO-WAY STREET - The Moments (Stang)
53  DOES ANYBODY REALLY KNOW WHAT TIME IT IS? - Chicago (Columbia)
54  NO TIME - The Guess Who (RCA Victor)
55  25 OR 6 TO 4 - Chicago (Columbia)
56  DON'T CRY DADDY - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)
57  O-O-H CHILD - The Five Stairsteps (Buddah)
58  TIGHTER, TIGHTER - Alive And Kicking (Roulette)
59  REFLECTIONS OF MY LIFE - The Marmalade (London)
60  COME AND GET IT - Badfinger (Apple)
61  HOUSE OF THE RISING SUN - Frijid Pink (Parrot)
62  JAM UP JELLY TIGHT - Tommy Roe (ABC)
63  VEHICLE - The Ides Of March (Warner Bros.)
64  SOMETHING'S BURNING - Kenny Rogers & The First Edition (Reprise)
65  (I Know) I'M LOSING YOU - Rare Earth (Rare Earth)
66  LOVE OR LET ME BE LONELY - The Friends Of Distinction (RCA Victor)
67  SOMEBODY'S BEEN SLEEPING - 100 Proof Aged In Soul (Hot Wax)
68  WITHOUT LOVE (There Is Nothing) - Tom Jones (Parrot)
69  THE LETTER - Joe Cocker (A&M)
70  HE AIN'T HEAVY, HE'S MY BROTHER - The Hollies (Epic)
71  SNOWBIRD - Anne Murray (Capitol)
72  PSYCHEDELIC SHACK - The Temptations (Gordy)
73  MA BELLE AMIE - The Tee Set (Colossus)
74  EASY COME, EASY GO - Bobby Sherman (Metromedia)
75  GIVE ME JUST A LITTLE MORE TIME - The Chairmen Of The Board (Invictus)
76  I'LL NEVER FALL IN LOVE AGAIN - Dionne Warwick (Scepter)
77  JINGLE JANGLE - The Archies (Kirshner)
78  TRAVELIN' BAND - Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy)
79  FOR THE GOOD TIMES - Ray Price (Columbia)
80  ARIZONA - Mark Lindsay (Columbia)
81  LOLA - The Kinks (Reprise)
82  MIDNIGHT COWBOY - Ferrante & Teicher (United Artists)
83  EVIL WAYS - Santana (Columbia)
84  THE WONDER OF YOU - Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)
85  MONTEGO BAY - Bobby Bloom (MGM/L&R)
86  MAKE ME SMILE - Chicago (Columbia)
87  (If You Let Me Make Love To You Then) WHY CAN'T I TOUCH YOU? - Ronnie Dyson (Columbia)
88  FOR THE LOVE OF HIM - Bobbi Martin (United Artists)
89  MY BABY LOVES LOVIN' - White Plains (Deram)
90  5-10-15-20 (25-30 Years Of Love) - The Presidents (Sussex)
91  EARLY IN THE MORNING - Vanity Fare (Page One)
92  NO MATTER WHAT - Badfinger (Apple)
93  LA LA LA (If I Had You) - Bobby Sherman (Metromedia)
94  GIMME DAT DING - The Pipkins (Capitol)
95  I JUST CAN'T HELP BELIEVING - B.J. Thomas (Scepter)
96  IT'S ONLY MAKE BELIEVE - Glen Campbell (Capitol)
97  DIDN'T I (Blow Your Mind This Time) - The Delfonics (Philly Groove)
98  GROOVY SITUATION - Gene Chandler (Mercury)
99  UP THE LADDER TO THE ROOF - The Supremes (Motown)
100  UNITED WE STAND - The Brotherhood Of Man (Deram)