THE TOP 100 CLASSIC ROCK SONGS OF 1971

THE TOP 100 CLASSIC ROCK SONGS OF 1971

 THE TOP 100 OF 1971

  1  JOY TO THE WORLD - Three Dog Night (Dunhill)
  2  KNOCK THREE TIMES - Dawn (Bell)
  3  MAGGIE MAY - Rod Stewart (Mercury)
  4  IT'S TOO LATE - Carole King (Ode)
  5  MY SWEET LORD - George Harrison (Apple)
  6  INDIAN RESERVATION (The Lament Of The Cherokee) - The Raiders (Columbia)
  7  FAMILY AFFAIR - Sly & The Family Stone (Epic)
  8  HOW CAN YOU MEND A BROKEN HEART - The Bee Gees (Atco)
  9  ONE LESS BELL TO ANSWER - The 5th Dimension (Bell)
10  ONE BAD APPLE - The Osmonds (MGM)
11  GYPSYS, TRAMPS AND THIEVES - Cher (Kapp)
12  GO AWAY LITTLE GIRL - Donny Osmond (MGM)
13  JUST MY IMAGINATION (Running Away With Me) - The Temptations (Gordy)
14  MR. BIG STUFF - Jean Knight (Stax)
15  TAKE ME HOME, COUNTRY ROADS - John Denver (RCA Victor)
16  THEME FROM SHAFT - Isaac Hayes (Enterprise)
17  SHE'S A LADY - Tom Jones (Parrot)
18  ROSE GARDEN - Lynn Anderson (Columbia)
19  YOU'VE GOT A FRIEND - James Taylor (Warner Bros.)
20  SUPERSTAR - Carpenters (A&M)
21  NEVER CAN SAY GOODBYE - The Jackson 5 (Motown)
22  WANT ADS - The Honey Cone (Hot Wax)
23  GOT TO BE THERE - Michael Jackson (Motown)
24  TREAT HER LIKE A LADY - The Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose (United Artists)
25  WHAT'S GOING ON - Marvin Gaye (Tamla)
26  YO-YO - The Osmonds (MGM)
27  AIN'T NO SUNSHINE - Bill Withers (Sussex)
28  THE NIGHT THEY DROVE OLD DIXIE DOWN - Joan Baez (Vanguard)
29  PUT YOUR HAND IN THE HAND - Ocean (Kama Sutra)
30  BROWN SUGAR - The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones)
31  SMILING FACES SOMETIMES - The Undisputed Truth (Gordy)
32  HAVE YOU SEEN HER - The Chi-Lites (Brunswick)
33  GROOVE ME - King Floyd (Chimneyville)
34  ME AND BOBBY McGEE - Janis Joplin (Columbia)
35  DON'T PULL YOUR LOVE - Hamilton, Joe Frank & Reynolds (Dunhill)
36  DRAGGIN' THE LINE - Tommy James (Roulette)
37  RAINY DAYS AND MONDAYS - Carpenters (A&M)
38  UNCLE ALBERT/ADMIRAL HALSEY - Paul & Linda McCartney (Apple)
39  IT DON'T COME EASY - Ringo Starr (Apple)
40  BLACK MAGIC WOMAN - Santana (Columbia)
41  DOESN'T SOMEBODY WANT TO BE WANTED - The Partridge Family (Bell)
42  LONELY DAYS - The Bee Gees (Atco)
43  DO YOU KNOW WHAT I MEAN - Lee Michaels (A&M)
44  STONED LOVE - The Supremes (Motown)
45  CHERISH - David Cassidy (Bell)
46  SPANISH HARLEM - Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)
47  TIRED OF BEING ALONE - Al Green (Hi)
48  SIGNS - The Five Man Electrical Band (Lionel)
49  FOR ALL WE KNOW - Carpenters (A&M)
50  BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER - Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)
51  MERCY MERCY ME (The Ecology) - Marvin Gaye (Tamla)
52  BABY I'M-A WANT YOU - Bread (Elektra)
53  IMAGINE - John Lennon/The Plastic Ono Band (Apple)
54  MAMA'S PEARL - The Jackson 5 (Motown)
55  SWEET AND INNOCENT - Donny Osmond (MGM)
56  IF I WERE YOUR WOMAN - Gladys Knight & The Pips (Soul)
57  I HEAR YOU KNOCKING - Dave Edmunds (MAM)
58  AN OLD FASHIONED LOVE SONG - Three Dog Night (Dunhill)
59  PROUD MARY - Ike & Tina Turner (Liberty)
60  YOUR SONG - Elton John (Uni)
61  STONEY END - Barbra Streisand (Columbia)
62  PEACE TRAIN - Cat Stevens (A&M)
63  ANOTHER DAY - Paul McCartney (Apple)
64  CHICK-A-BOOM (Don't Ya Jes' Love It) - Daddy Dewdrop (Sunflower)
65  AMOS MOSES - Jerry Reed (RCA Victor)
66  I'VE FOUND SOMEONE OF MY OWN - Free Movement (Decca)
67  IF YOU COULD READ MY MIND - Gordon Lightfoot (Reprise)
68  ALL I EVER NEED IS YOU - Sonny & Cher (Kapp)
69  IF - Bread (Elektra)
70  MR. BOJANGLES - The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band (Liberty)
71  STAY AWHILE - The Bells (Polydor)
72  I AM, I SAID - Neil Diamond (Uni)
73  IT'S IMPOSSIBLE - Perry Como (RCA Victor)
74  STICK-UP - The Honey Cone (Hot Wax)
75  ME AND YOU AND A DOG NAMED BOO - Lobo (Big Tree)
76  HELP ME MAKE IT THROUGH THE NIGHT - Sammi Smith (Mega)
77  LIAR - Three Dog Night (Dunhill)
78  TEMPTATION EYES - The Grass Roots (Dunhill)
79  SWEET CITY WOMAN - The Stampeders (Bell)
80  IF YOU REALLY LOVE ME - Stevie Wonder (Tamla)
81  HAVE YOU EVER SEEN THE RAIN - Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy)
82  I JUST WANT TO CELEBRATE - Rare Earth (Rare Earth)
83  SUPERSTAR - Murray Head with The Trinidad Singers (Decca)
84  BEGINNINGS - Chicago (Columbia)
85  WHEN YOU'RE HOT, YOU'RE HOT - Jerry Reed (RCA Victor)
86  ONE TOKE OVER THE LINE - Brewer & Shipley (Kama Sutra)
87  WATCHING SCOTTY GROW - Bobby Goldsboro (United Artists)
88  SHE'S NOT JUST ANOTHER WOMAN - The 8th Day (Invictus)
89  I WOKE UP IN LOVE THIS MORNING - The Partridge Family (Bell)
90  I'LL MEET YOU HALFWAY - The Partridge Family (Bell)
91  DON'T KNOCK MY LOVE (pt. 1) - Wilson Pickett (Atlantic)
92  (Where Do I Begin) LOVE STORY - Andy Williams (Columbia)
93  LOVE HER MADLY - The Doors (Elektra)
94  WHATCHA SEE IS WHATCHA GET - The Dramatics (Volt)
95  WON'T GET FOOLED AGAIN - The Who (Decca)
96  WHAT IS LIFE - George Harrison (Apple)
97  SWEET MARY - Wadsworth Mansion (Sussex)
98  BRING THE BOYS HOME - Freda Payne (Invictus)
99  RESPECT YOURSELF - The Staple Singers (Stax)
100  NEVER ENDING SONG OF LOVE - Delaney & Bonnie & Friends (Atco)