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Saturday August 14, 1971
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Cashbox Top 100 Singles
Week Ending August 14, 1971



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1   HOW CAN YOU MEND A BROKEN HEART 2 6 7 9
Bee Gees (Atco 6824)
2   DRAGGIN' THE LINE 3 5 6 11
Tommy James (Roulette 7103)
3   YOU'VE GOT A FRIEND 1 3 4 12
James Taylor (Warner Bros. 7498)
4   MR. BIG STUFF 4 2 3 12
Jean Knight (Stax 0088)
5   INDIAN RESERVATION 6 4 1 16
Raiders (Columbia 45332)
6   TAKE ME HOME COUNTRY ROADS 7 10 15 15
John Denver (RCA Victor 74-0445)
7   MERCY MERCY ME 9 11 17 8
Marvin Gaye (Tamla 54207)
8   SWEET HITCH-HIKER 11 15 27 5
Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy 665)
9   WHAT THE WORLD NEEDS NOW IS LOVE / ABRAHAM, MARTIN & JOHN 13 18 28 6
Tom Clay (Mowest 5002)
10   LOVE THE ONE YOU'RE WITH 14 17 24 9
Isley Brothers (T-Neck 930)
11   DON'T PULL YOUR LOVE 5 1 2 14
Hamilton, Joe Frank & Reynolds (Dunhill 4276)
12   NEVER ENDING SONG OF LOVE 15 19 25 12
Delaney & Bonnie & Friends (Atco 6804)
13   BEGINNINGS 19 22 23 8
Chicago (Columbia 45417)
14   SIGNS 17 20 21 14
Five Man Electrical Band (Lionel 3213)
15   LIAR 20 23 35 7
Three Dog Night (Dunhill 4282)
16   MAYBE TOMORROW 18 21 26 6
Jackson Five (Motown 1186)
17   HOT PANTS (PT. 1) (SHE GOT TO USE WHAT SHE GOT TO GET WHAT SHE WANTS) 10 14 16 7
James Brown (People 2501)
18   RINGS 22 24 29 11
Cymarron (Entrance 7500)
19   RIDERS ON THE STORM 24 35 41 7
Doors (Elektra 45738)
20   SMILING FACES SOMETIMES 25 33 48 8
Undisputed Truth (Gordy 7108)
21   SPANISH HARLEM 28 54 -- 3
Aretha Franklin (Atlantic 2817)
22   WON'T GET FOOLED AGAIN 26 36 46 6
Who (Decca 32846)
23   SOONER OR LATER 12 13 14 12  
Grass Roots (Dunhill 4279)
24   BRING THE BOYS HOME 8 7 12 12  
Freda Payne (Invictus 9092)
25   IT'S TOO LATE 21 12 5 14
Carole King (Ode 66015)
26   MOONSHADOW 27 28 36 9
Cat Stevens (A&M 1265)
27   AIN'T NO SUNSHINE 42 59 71 7  
Bill Withers (Sussex 219)
28   YOU'VE GOT A FRIEND 29 30 39 12
Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway (Atlantic 2808)
29   IF NOT FOR YOU 31 37 43 10
Olivia Newton-John (Uni 55281)
30   I JUST WANT TO CELEBRATE 36 47 66 4
Rare Earth (Rare Earth 5031)
31   WHATCHA SEE IS WHATCHA GET 37 46 56 6
Dramatics (Volt 4058)
32   HERE COMES THAT RAINY DAY FEELING AGAIN 16 8 11 14  
Fortunes (Capitol 3086)
33   RIDE WITH ME 40 49 55 5
Steppenwolf (Dunhill 4283)
34   I DON'T WANT TO DO WRONG 23 9 9 13  
Gladys Knight & The Pips (Soul 35083)
35   CHICAGO 30 29 31 12
Graham Nash (Atlantic 2804)
36   GO AWAY LITTLE GIRL 59 -- -- 2  
Donny Osmond (MGM 14285)
37   I'M LEAVIN' 39 43 53 6
Elvis Presley (RCA Victor 47-9998)
38   WATCHING THE RIVER FLOW 32 31 33 8
Bob Dylan (Columbia 45409)
39   GO DOWN GAMBLIN' 51 67 -- 3  
Blood, Sweat & Tears (Columbia 45427)
40   MIGHTY CLOUDS OF JOY 41 44 45 8
B.J. Thomas (Scepter 12320)
41   IT'S SUMMER 45 55 64 5
Temptations (Gordy 7109)
42   I WOKE UP IN LOVE THIS MORNING 62 -- -- 2  
Partridge Family (Bell 45,130)
43   DOUBLE BARREL 34 27 30 11
Dave & Ansil Collins (Big Tree 115)
44   I HEAR THOSE CHURCH BELLS RINGING 47 50 58 12
Dusk (Bell 990)
45   WHERE YOU LEAD 53 62 73 4
Barbra Streisand (Columbia 45414)
46   BANGLA-DESH 64 -- -- 2  
George Harrison (Apple 1836)
47   STICK-UP 65 80 -- 3  
Honey Cone (Hot Wax 7106)
48   RAINY JANE 33 32 32 9  
Davy Jones (Bell 45,111)
49   MOTHER FREEDOM 54 58 62 6
Bread (Elektra 45740)
50   SLIPPED, TRIPPED AND FELL IN LOVE 55 65 -- 3
Clarence Carter (Atlantic 2818)
51   STORY IN YOUR EYES 73 -- -- 2  
Moody Blues (Threshold 67006)
52   GOOD ENOUGH TO BE YOUR WIFE 57 68 79 4
Jeannie C. Riley (Plantation 75)
53   TREAT HER LIKE A LADY 35 25 8 23  
Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose (United Artists 50721)
54   RESURRECTION SHUFFLE 56 42 37 8
Ashton, Gardner & Dyke (Capitol 3060)
55   TIRED OF BEING ALONE 74 84 -- 3  
Al Green (Hi 2194)
56   SATURDAY MORNING CONFUSION 60 71 82 6
Bobby Russell (United Artists 50788)
57   HE'S SO FINE 58 61 65 7
Jody Miller (Epic 10734)
58   LOVE MEANS (YOU NEVER HAVE TO SAY YOU'RE SORRY) 43 40 44 12  
Sounds Of Sunshine (Ranwood 896)
59   TAKE ME GIRL, I'M READY 71 -- -- 2  
Jr. Walker & All Stars (Soul 35084)
60   SUMMER SAND 48 34 19 10  
Dawn (Bell 45,107)
61   SWEET CITY WOMAN 70 83 -- 3
Stampeders (Bell 45,120)
62   CHIRPY CHIRPY CHEEP CHEEP 85 96 -- 3  
Mac & Katie Kissoon (ABC 11306)
63   UNCLE ALBERT-ADMIRAL HALSEY -- -- -- 1  
Paul McCartney & Wings (Apple 1837)
64   HE'S GONNA STEP ON YOU AGAIN 66 72 76 6
John Kongos (Elektra 45729)
65   WEDDING SONG (THERE IS LOVE) 78 88 -- 3  
Paul Stookey (Warner Bros. 7511)
66   IT'S THE REAL THING (PT. 1) 69 73 77 6
Electric Express (Linco 1001)
67   I AIN'T GOT TIME ANYMORE 83 94 100 6  
Glass Bottle (Avco Embassy 4575)
68   RAIN DANCE -- -- -- 1  
Guess Who (RCA Victor 74-0522)
69   K-JEE 75 87 -- 3
Nite-Liters (RCA Victor 74-0461)
70   THE NIGHT THEY DROVE OLD DIXIE DOWN 96 -- -- 2  
Joan Baez (Vanguard 35138)
71   MAGGIE 76 86 96 11
Redbone (Epic 10670)
72   WAITING AT THE BUS STOP -- -- -- 1  
Bobby Sherman (Metromedia 222)
73   IF YOU REALLY LOVE ME 82 -- -- 2
Stevie Wonder (Tamla 54208)
74   ALL DAY MUSIC 86 -- -- 2  
War (United Artists 50815)
75   WHERE EVIL GROWS 80 89 -- 3
Poppy Family (London 148)
76   I LIKES TO DO IT 89 99 -- 3  
People's Choice (Phil-L.A. Of Soul 349)
77   CRAZY LOVE 79 82 92 4
Helen Reddy (Capitol 3138)
78   DO YOU KNOW WHAT I MEAN 98 -- -- 2  
Lee Michaels (A&M 1262)
79   INDIAN SUMMER 84 85 89 4
Audience (Elektra 45732)
80   HILL WHERE THE LORD HIDES 61 64 69 6  
Chuck Mangione (Mercury 73208)
81   YOU'RE THE ONE FOR ME 63 66 67 7  
Joe Simon (Spring 115)
82   STAGGER LEE -- -- -- 1  
Tommy Roe (ABC 11307)
83   COME BACK HOME 87 90 91 5
Bobby Goldsboro (United Artists 50807)
84   MARIANNE -- -- -- 1  
Stephen Stills (Atlantic 2820)
85   REASON TO BELIEVE 88 91 94 4
Rod Stewart (Mercury 73224)
86   ONE-WAY TICKET 68 75 80 8  
Tyrone Davis (Dakar 624)
87   THIN LINE BETWEEN LOVE AND HATE -- -- -- 1  
Persuaders (Atco 6822)
88   I'D RATHER BE SORRY 100 -- -- 2  
Ray Price (Columbia 45425)
89   THE BREAKDOWN (PT. 1) 92 -- -- 2
Rufus Thomas (Stax 0098)
90   GOT TO HAVE YOUR LOVIN' 72 74 84 4  
King Floyd (Chimneyville 439)
91   MAGGIE MAY -- -- -- 1  
Rod Stewart (Mercury 73224)
92   CANDY APPLE RED 93 -- -- 2
R. Dean Taylor (Rare Earth 5030)
93   GOODBYE MEDIA MAN (PT. 1) 94 -- -- 2
Tom Fogerty (Fantasy 661)
94   DESDEMONA -- -- -- 1  
Searchers (RCA Victor 74-0484)
95   WE ARE NEIGHBORS 95 -- -- 2
Chi-Lites (Brunswick 55455)
96   I LOVE THE WAY YOU LOVE 97 98 99 4
Betty Wright (Alston 4594)
97   BRIGHT LIGHTS, BIG CITY -- -- -- 1  
Sonny James (Capitol 3114)
98   TOP FORTY (OF THE LORD) -- -- -- 1  
Sha Na Na (Kama Sutra 528)
99   IT'S ABOUT TIME 99 -- -- 2
Dillards (Anthem 101)
100   WE GOT A DREAM -- 100 -- 2
Ocean (Kama Sutra 529)

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:

   • "Funky Nassau (Pt. 1)" by Beginning Of The End (# 38)
   • "She Didn't Do Magic" by Lobo (# 44)
   • "Get It On" by Chase (# 46)
   • "Wild Horses" by Rolling Stones (# 49)
   • "That's The Way I've Always Heard It Should Be" by Carly Simon (# 50)
   • "I'm A Believer" by Neil Diamond (# 52)
   • "Resurrection Shuffle" by Tom Jones (# 67)
   • "Hymn 43" by Jethro Tull (# 77)
   • "Like An Open Door" by Fuzz (# 81)
   • "Nobody" by Charles Wright & Watts 103rd Street (# 90)
   • "Gonna Be Alright Now" by Gayle McCormick (# 91)


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