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Friday August 28, 1970
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Cashbox Top 100 Singles
Week Ending August 22, 1970



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1   SIGNED, SEALED, DELIVERED 2 3 5 10
Stevie Wonder (Tamla 54196)
2   SPILL THE WINE 4 4 9 13
War (MGM 14118)
3   MAKE IT WITH YOU 1 2 3 11
Bread (Elektra 45686)
4   WAR 6 9 18 7
Edwin Starr (Gordy 7101)
5   IN THE SUMMERTIME 7 10 13 7
Mungo Jerry (Janus 125)
6   CLOSE TO YOU 3 1 1 11
Carpenters (A&M 1183)
7   LAY A LITTLE LOVIN' ON ME 8 8 15 14
Robin McNamara (Steed 724)
8   TIGHTER, TIGHTER 5 6 8 13
Alive & Kicking (Roulette 7078)
9   25 OR 6 TO 4 14 22 37 6
Chicago (Columbia 45194)
10   (IF YOU LET ME MAKE LOVE TO YOU THEN) WHY CAN'T I TOUCH YOU? 10 16 19 11
Ronnie Dyson (Columbia 45110)
11   I JUST CAN'T HELP BELIEVING 11 14 21 10
B.J. Thomas (Scepter 12283)
12   PATCHES 19 27 38 6
Clarence Carter (Atlantic 2748)
13   AIN'T NO MOUNTAIN HIGH ENOUGH 23 55 -- 3
Diana Ross (Motown 1169)
14   SUMMERTIME BLUES 15 19 25 8
Who (Decca 32708)
15   LOOKIN' OUT MY BACK DOOR 29 42 -- 3  
Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy 645)
16   OVERTURE FROM TOMMY 21 24 32 11
Assembled Multitude (Atlantic 2737)
17   GET UP I FEEL LIKE BEING LIKE A SEX MACHINE (PT. 1) 17 21 26 6
James Brown (King 6318)
18   TELL IT ALL BROTHER 20 25 29 8
First Edition (Reprise 0923)
19   EVERYBODY'S GOT THE RIGHT TO LOVE 22 28 34 7
Supremes (Motown 1167)
20   BAND OF GOLD 9 5 2 17  
Freda Payne (Invictus 9075)
21   HI-DE-HO 28 37 49 4
Blood, Sweat & Tears (Columbia 45204)
22   HAND ME DOWN WORLD 27 35 43 6
Guess Who (RCA Victor 74-0367)
23   JULIE, DO YA LOVE ME 32 40 53 5
Bobby Sherman (Metromedia 194)
24   BIG YELLOW TAXI 25 32 41 8
Neighborhood (Big Tree 102)
25   DO YOU SEE MY LOVE (FOR YOU GROWING) 26 29 36 7
Jr. Walker & All Stars (Soul 35073)
26   I'VE LOST YOU 33 43 60 4
Elvis Presley (RCA Victor 47-9873)
27   I'M LOSING YOU 36 52 68 4
Rare Earth (Rare Earth 5017)
28   DON'T PLAY THAT SONG 38 53 -- 3
Aretha Franklin (Atlantic 2751)
29   WIGWAM 31 38 51 6
Bob Dylan (Columbia 45199)
30   SOLITARY MAN 39 51 65 17
Neil Diamond (Bang 578)
31   GROOVY SITUATION 40 49 61 9
Gene Chandler (Mercury 73083)
32   OOH CHILD 12 7 4 12  
Five Stairsteps (Buddah 165)
33   MAMA TOLD ME NOT TO COME 13 11 7 14  
Three Dog Night (Dunhill 4239)
34   BALL OF CONFUSION 18 12 6 14  
Temptations (Gordy 7099)
35   OHIO 16 15 14 10  
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young (Atlantic 2740)
36   MAYBE 24 26 28 11  
Three Degrees (Roulette 7079)
37   SILVER BIRD 30 20 20 11
Mark Lindsay (Columbia 45180)
38   IT'S A SHAME 61 76 87 6  
Spinners (V.I.P. 25057)
39   AMERICA, COMMUNICATE WITH ME 41 47 59 6
Ray Stevens (Barnaby 2016)
40   SING A SONG FOR FREEDOM 45 54 64 5
Frijid Pink (Parrot 349)
41   THE SLY, SLICK AND THE WICKED 43 46 50 9
Lost Generation (Brunswick 55436)
42   GLORY GLORY 42 44 54 6
Rascals (Atlantic 2743)
43   HUMMINGBIRD 44 48 57 6
B.B. King (ABC 11268)
44   SNOWBIRD 53 66 76 6
Anne Murray (Capitol 2738)
45   THE NEXT STEP IS LOVE 46 50 74 4
Elvis Presley (RCA Victor 47-9873)
46   I WANT TO TAKE YOU HIGHER 50 61 70 12
Ike & Tina Turner & Ikettes (Liberty 56177)
47   I (WHO HAVE NOTHING) 57 -- -- 2
Tom Jones (Parrot 40051)
48   WESTBOUND #9 34 23 24 15  
Flaming Ember (Hot Wax 7003)
49   PAPER MACHE 35 31 35 7  
Dionne Warwick (Scepter 12285)
50   BALL AND CHAIN 62 68 79 4  
Tommy James (Roulette 7084)
51   ONLY YOU KNOW AND I KNOW 63 79 86 4  
Dave Mason (Blue Thumb 114)
52   RUBBER DUCKIE 70 84 -- 3  
Ernie (Columbia 45207)
53   BLACK FOX 59 71 85 4
Freddy Robinson (World Pacific 88155)
54   STEALING IN THE NAME OF THE LORD 55 60 66 10
Paul Kelly (Happy Tiger 541)
55   EVERYTHING'S TUESDAY 65 80 -- 3
Chairmen Of The Board (Invictus 9079)
56   YOU'VE BEEN MY INSPIRATION 58 62 67 9
Main Ingredient (RCA Victor 74-0340)
57   LONG AS I CAN SEE THE LIGHT 60 74 -- 3
Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy 645)
58   THAT'S WHERE I WENT WRONG 67 83 89 4
Poppy Family (London 139)
59   ON THE BEACH (IN THE SUMMERTIME) 68 -- -- 2
Fifth Dimension (Bell 913)
60   CANDIDA 75 88 94 4  
Dawn (Bell 903)
61   I'LL BE RIGHT HERE 56 33 33 10
Tyrone Davis (Dakar 618)
62   PEACE WILL COME (ACCORDING TO PLAN) 72 -- -- 2
Melanie (Buddah 186)
63   JOANNE 73 -- -- 2
Michael Nesmith (RCA Victor 74-0368)
64   THE LOVE YOU SAVE 37 13 11 14  
Jackson Five (Motown 1166)
65   RAINBOW 71 73 83 4
Marmalade (London 20059)
66   COTTAGE CHEESE 66 72 78 14
Crow (Amaret 119)
67   LONG LONELY NIGHTS 64 70 75 7
Dells (Cadet 5672)
68   CRACKLIN' ROSIE 85 -- -- 2  
Neil Diamond (Uni 55250)
69   EXPRESS YOURSELF 83 -- -- 2  
Charles Wright & Watts 103rd Street (Warner Bros. 7417)
70   DOWN BY THE RIVER 74 78 84 5
Buddy Miles (Mercury 73086)
71   SCREAMING NIGHT HOG 77 -- -- 2
Steppenwolf (Dunhill 4248)
72   SHE SAID YES -- -- -- 1  
Wilson Pickett (Atlantic 2753)
73   COMIN' BACK TO ME (OOH BABY) 78 89 -- 3
Smith (Dunhill 4246)
74   YOURS LOVE 76 77 81 5
Joe Simon (Sound Stage 7 2664)
75   RIKI TIKI TAVI 82 -- -- 2
Donovan (Epic 10649)
76   (I REMEMBER) SUMMER MORNING 87 -- -- 2  
Vanity Fare (Page One 21033)
77   NEANDERTHAL MAN 88 -- -- 2  
Hotlegs (Capitol 2886)
78   IT'S YOUR LIFE 80 82 88 5
Andy Kim (Steed 727)
79   WHERE ARE YOU GOING 86 -- -- 2
Jerry Butler (Mercury 73101)
80   WE'RE ALL PLAYING IN THE SAME BAND 89 -- -- 3
Bert Sommer (Eleuthera 470)
81   MORNING MUCH BETTER 81 86 92 4
Ten Wheel Drive with Genya Ravan (Polydor 14037)
82   ALL RIGHT NOW -- -- -- 1  
Free (A&M 1206)
83   IF I DIDN'T CARE 95 -- -- 2  
Moments (Stang 5016)
84   CLOSER TO HOME -- 98 -- 2
Grand Funk (Capitol 2877)
85   LONG LONG TIME -- -- -- 1  
Linda Ronstadt (Capitol 2846)
86   FIRE AND RAIN -- -- -- 1  
Johnny Rivers (Imperial 66453)
87   GOING TO THE COUNTRY 98 -- -- 2  
Steve Miller Band (Capitol 2878)
88   MONGOOSE 91 92 96 4
Elephant's Memory (Metromedia 182)
89   SOUL SHAKE -- -- -- 1  
Delaney & Bonnie & Friends (Atco 6756)
90   YELLOW RIVER 92 96 73 8
Christie (Epic 10626)
91   WHERE ARE YOU GOING TO MY LOVE 94 -- -- 2
Brotherhood Of Man (Deram 85065)
92   IT'S SO NICE 93 -- -- 2
Jackie DeShannon (Liberty 56187)
93   GREEN EYED LADY 96 97 -- 3
Sugarloaf (Liberty 56183)
94   STAY AWAY FROM ME (I LOVE YOU TOO MUCH) 100 100 95 5
Major Lance (Curtom 1953)
95   I LIKE YOUR LOVIN' (DO YOU LIKE MINE) -- -- -- 3
Chi-Lites (Brunswick 55438)
96   DROP BY MY PLACE 84 85 77 6  
Little Carl Carlton (Back Beat 613)
97   LOLA 99 -- -- 2
Kinks (Reprise 0930)
98   UNCLE JOHN'S BAND -- -- -- 1  
Grateful Dead (Warner Bros. 7410)
99   LOOKY LOOKY (LOOK AT ME GIRL) -- -- -- 1  
O'Jays (Neptune 31)
100   BORDER SONG -- -- -- 1  
Elton John (Uni 55246)

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:

   • "Pearl" by Tommy Roe (# 47)
   • "Are You Ready" by Pacific Gas & Electric (# 48)
   • "My Marie" by Engelbert Humperdinck (# 49)
   • "Ride Captain Ride" by Blues Image (# 51)
   • "Sunshine" by Archies (# 52)
   • "Teach Your Children" by Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young (# 54)
   • "Girls Will Be Girls, Boys Will Be Boys" by Isley Brothers (# 69)
   • "Black Hands White Cotton" by Caboose (# 79)
   • "Hello Darlin'" by Conway Twitty (# 90)
   • "My Woman, My Woman, My Wife" by Dean Martin (# 97)
   • "Bring It On Home" by Lou Rawls (#100)


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