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Sunday August 16, 1970
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Cashbox Top 100 Singles
Week Ending August 15, 1970



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1   MAKE IT WITH YOU 2 3 5 10
Bread (Elektra 45686)
2   SIGNED, SEALED, DELIVERED 3 5 7 9
Stevie Wonder (Tamla 54196)
3   CLOSE TO YOU 1 1 2 10
Carpenters (A&M 1183)
4   SPILL THE WINE 4 9 14 12
War (MGM 14118)
5   TIGHTER, TIGHTER 6 8 9 12
Alive & Kicking (Roulette 7078)
6   WAR 9 18 28 6
Edwin Starr (Gordy 7101)
7   IN THE SUMMERTIME 10 13 42 6
Mungo Jerry (Janus 125)
8   LAY A LITTLE LOVIN' ON ME 8 15 24 13
Robin McNamara (Steed 724)
9   BAND OF GOLD 5 2 3 16
Freda Payne (Invictus 9075)
10   (IF YOU LET ME MAKE LOVE TO YOU THEN) WHY CAN'T I TOUCH YOU? 16 19 30 10
Ronnie Dyson (Columbia 45110)
11   I JUST CAN'T HELP BELIEVING 14 21 27 9
B.J. Thomas (Scepter 12283)
12   OOH CHILD 7 4 6 11
Five Stairsteps (Buddah 165)
13   MAMA TOLD ME NOT TO COME 11 7 4 13
Three Dog Night (Dunhill 4239)
14   25 OR 6 TO 4 22 37 57 5
Chicago (Columbia 45194)
15   SUMMERTIME BLUES 19 25 33 7
Who (Decca 32708)
16   OHIO 15 14 15 9
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young (Atlantic 2740)
17   GET UP I FEEL LIKE BEING LIKE A SEX MACHINE (PT. 1) 21 26 37 5
James Brown (King 6318)
18   BALL OF CONFUSION 12 6 1 13
Temptations (Gordy 7099)
19   PATCHES 27 38 47 5
Clarence Carter (Atlantic 2748)
20   TELL IT ALL BROTHER 25 29 38 7
First Edition (Reprise 0923)
21   OVERTURE FROM TOMMY 24 32 39 10
Assembled Multitude (Atlantic 2737)
22   EVERYBODY'S GOT THE RIGHT TO LOVE 28 34 43 6
Supremes (Motown 1167)
23   AIN'T NO MOUNTAIN HIGH ENOUGH 55 -- -- 2  
Diana Ross (Motown 1169)
24   MAYBE 26 28 32 10
Three Degrees (Roulette 7079)
25   BIG YELLOW TAXI 32 41 52 7
Neighborhood (Big Tree 102)
26   DO YOU SEE MY LOVE (FOR YOU GROWING) 29 36 46 6
Jr. Walker & All Stars (Soul 35073)
27   HAND ME DOWN WORLD 35 43 53 5
Guess Who (RCA Victor 74-0367)
28   HI-DE-HO 37 49 -- 3
Blood, Sweat & Tears (Columbia 45204)
29   LOOKIN' OUT MY BACK DOOR 42 -- -- 2  
Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy 645)
30   SILVER BIRD 20 20 23 10
Mark Lindsay (Columbia 45180)
31   WIGWAM 38 51 62 5
Bob Dylan (Columbia 45199)
32   JULIE, DO YA LOVE ME 40 53 69 4
Bobby Sherman (Metromedia 194)
33   I'VE LOST YOU 43 60 -- 3
Elvis Presley (RCA Victor 47-9873)
34   WESTBOUND #9 23 24 26 14  
Flaming Ember (Hot Wax 7003)
35   PAPER MACHE 31 35 44 6
Dionne Warwick (Scepter 12285)
36   I'M LOSING YOU 52 68 -- 3  
Rare Earth (Rare Earth 5017)
37   THE LOVE YOU SAVE 13 11 10 13  
Jackson Five (Motown 1166)
38   DON'T PLAY THAT SONG 53 -- -- 2  
Aretha Franklin (Atlantic 2751)
39   SOLITARY MAN 51 65 84 16  
Neil Diamond (Bang 578)
40   GROOVY SITUATION 49 61 70 8
Gene Chandler (Mercury 73083)
41   AMERICA, COMMUNICATE WITH ME 47 59 78 5
Ray Stevens (Barnaby 2016)
42   GLORY GLORY 44 54 64 5
Rascals (Atlantic 2743)
43   THE SLY, SLICK AND THE WICKED 46 50 54 8
Lost Generation (Brunswick 55436)
44   HUMMINGBIRD 48 57 66 5
B.B. King (ABC 11268)
45   SING A SONG FOR FREEDOM 54 64 76 4
Frijid Pink (Parrot 349)
46   THE NEXT STEP IS LOVE 50 74 -- 3
Elvis Presley (RCA Victor 47-9873)
47   PEARL 36 30 35 9  
Tommy Roe (ABC 11266)
48   ARE YOU READY 39 12 13 13
Pacific Gas & Electric (Columbia 45158)
49   MY MARIE 34 27 29 8  
Engelbert Humperdinck (Parrot 40049)
50   I WANT TO TAKE YOU HIGHER 61 70 77 11  
Ike & Tina Turner & Ikettes (Liberty 56177)
51   RIDE CAPTAIN RIDE 18 10 8 16  
Blues Image (Atco 6746)
52   SUNSHINE 30 31 34 8  
Archies (Kirshner 1009)
53   SNOWBIRD 66 76 80 5  
Anne Murray (Capitol 2738)
54   TEACH YOUR CHILDREN 17 16 16 11  
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young (Atlantic 2735)
55   STEALING IN THE NAME OF THE LORD 60 66 71 9
Paul Kelly (Happy Tiger 541)
56   I'LL BE RIGHT HERE 33 33 36 9  
Tyrone Davis (Dakar 618)
57   I (WHO HAVE NOTHING) -- -- -- 1  
Tom Jones (Parrot 40051)
58   YOU'VE BEEN MY INSPIRATION 62 67 72 8
Main Ingredient (RCA Victor 74-0340)
59   BLACK FOX 71 85 -- 3  
Freddy Robinson (World Pacific 88155)
60   LONG AS I CAN SEE THE LIGHT 74 -- -- 2  
Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy 645)
61   IT'S A SHAME 76 87 89 5  
Spinners (V.I.P. 25057)
62   BALL AND CHAIN 68 79 -- 3
Tommy James (Roulette 7084)
63   ONLY YOU KNOW AND I KNOW 79 86 -- 3  
Dave Mason (Blue Thumb 114)
64   LONG LONELY NIGHTS 70 75 81 6
Dells (Cadet 5672)
65   EVERYTHING'S TUESDAY 80 -- -- 2  
Chairmen Of The Board (Invictus 9079)
66   COTTAGE CHEESE 72 78 85 13
Crow (Amaret 119)
67   THAT'S WHERE I WENT WRONG 83 89 -- 3  
Poppy Family (London 139)
68   ON THE BEACH (IN THE SUMMERTIME) -- -- -- 1  
Fifth Dimension (Bell 913)
69   GIRLS WILL BE GIRLS, BOYS WILL BE BOYS 75 80 87 4
Isley Brothers (T-Neck 921)
70   RUBBER DUCKIE 84 -- -- 2  
Ernie (Columbia 45207)
71   RAINBOW 73 83 -- 3
Marmalade (London 20059)
72   PEACE WILL COME (ACCORDING TO PLAN) -- -- -- 1  
Melanie (Buddah 186)
73   JOANNE -- -- -- 1  
Michael Nesmith (RCA Victor 74-0368)
74   DOWN BY THE RIVER 78 84 95 4
Buddy Miles (Mercury 73086)
75   CANDIDA 88 94 -- 3  
Dawn (Bell 903)
76   YOURS LOVE 77 81 86 4
Joe Simon (Sound Stage 7 2664)
77   SCREAMING NIGHT HOG -- -- -- 1  
Steppenwolf (Dunhill 4248)
78   COMIN' BACK TO ME (OOH BABY) 89 -- -- 2  
Smith (Dunhill 4246)
79   BLACK HANDS WHITE COTTON 81 82 88 5
Caboose (Enterprise 9015)
80   IT'S YOUR LIFE 82 88 94 4
Andy Kim (Steed 727)
81   MORNING MUCH BETTER 86 92 -- 3
Ten Wheel Drive with Genya Ravan (Polydor 14037)
82   RIKI TIKI TAVI -- -- -- 1  
Donovan (Epic 10649)
83   EXPRESS YOURSELF -- -- -- 1  
Charles Wright & Watts 103rd Street (Warner Bros. 7417)
84   DROP BY MY PLACE 85 77 83 5
Little Carl Carlton (Back Beat 613)
85   CRACKLIN' ROSIE -- -- -- 1  
Neil Diamond (Uni 55250)
86   WHERE ARE YOU GOING -- -- -- 1  
Jerry Butler (Mercury 73101)
87   (I REMEMBER) SUMMER MORNING -- -- -- 1  
Vanity Fare (Page One 21033)
88   NEANDERTHAL MAN -- -- -- 1  
Hotlegs (Capitol 2886)
89   WE'RE ALL PLAYING IN THE SAME BAND -- -- 91 2
Bert Sommer (Eleuthera 470)
90   HELLO DARLIN' 91 -- 82 7
Conway Twitty (Decca 32661)
91   MONGOOSE 92 96 -- 3
Elephant's Memory (Metromedia 182)
92   YELLOW RIVER 96 73 73 7
Christie (Epic 10626)
93   IT'S SO NICE -- -- -- 1  
Jackie DeShannon (Liberty 56187)
94   WHERE ARE YOU GOING TO MY LOVE -- -- -- 1  
Brotherhood Of Man (Deram 85065)
95   IF I DIDN'T CARE -- -- -- 1  
Moments (Stang 5016)
96   GREEN EYED LADY 97 -- -- 2
Sugarloaf (Liberty 56183)
97   MY WOMAN, MY WOMAN, MY WIFE -- -- -- 1  
Dean Martin (Reprise 0934)
98   GOING TO THE COUNTRY -- -- -- 1  
Steve Miller Band (Capitol 2878)
99   LOLA -- -- -- 1  
Kinks (Reprise 0930)
100   BRING IT ON HOME -- -- -- 1  
Lou Rawls (Capitol 2856)
100   STAY AWAY FROM ME (I LOVE YOU TOO MUCH) 100 95 98 4
Major Lance (Curtom 1953)

designates a song that was up more than 10 spots this week
designates a song that was down more than 10 spots this week

designates a song that entered the chart this week

Songs which dropped out of the Top 100 this week:

   • "Lay Down" by Melanie (# 41)
   • "Everything A Man Could Ever Need" by Glen Campbell (# 45)
   • "Cinnamon Girl" by Neil Young (# 56)
   • "Check Out Your Mind" by Impressions (# 57)
   • "Gimme Dat Ding" by Pipkins (# 58)
   • "Steal Away" by Johnnie Taylor (# 59)
   • "A Song Of Joy (Himno A La Alegria)" by Miguel Rios (# 63)
   • "Que Sera, Sera (Whatever Will Be, Will Be)" by Mary Hopkin (# 64)
   • "No Arms Can Ever Hold You" by Bobby Vinton (# 65)
   • "Hitchin' A Ride" by Vanity Fare (# 67)
   • "My Girl" by Eddie Floyd (# 69)
   • "Love Land" by Charles Wright & Watts 103rd Street (# 87)
   • "I Can't Be You (You Can't Be Me)" by Glass House (# 90)
   • "Song From M*a*s*h" by Al DeLory (# 93)
   • "Something" by Booker T. & MG's (# 94)
   • "The Witch" by Rattles (# 95)
   • "Closer To Home" by Grand Funk (# 98)
   • "Let The Music Take Your Mind" by Kool & The Gang (# 99)


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