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Saturday December 4, 1971
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Cashbox Top 100 Singles
Week Ending December 4, 1971



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1   FAMILY AFFAIR 1 6 23 6
Sly & The Family Stone (Epic 10805)
2   THEME FROM SHAFT 2 1 1 8
Isaac Hayes (Enterprise 9038)
3   BABY I'M A WANT YOU 5 7 9 8
Bread (Elektra 45751)
4   GYPSIES, TRAMPS & THIEVES 4 3 2 12
Cher (Kapp 2146)
5   GOT TO BE THERE 7 9 21 6
Michael Jackson (Motown 1191)
6   HAVE YOU SEEN HER 6 5 11 7
Chi-Lites (Brunswick 55462)
7   IMAGINE 3 2 3 8
John Lennon (Apple 1840)
8   ROCK STEADY 11 13 19 6
Aretha Franklin (Atlantic 2838)
9   CHERISH 12 18 31 6
David Cassidy (Bell 45,150)
10   TWO DIVIDED BY LOVE 8 8 12 9
Grass Roots (Dunhill 4289)
11   AN OLD FASHIONED LOVE SONG 19 31 59 5
Three Dog Night (Dunhill 4294)
12   DESIDERATA 15 22 27 8
Les Crane (Warner Bros. 7520)
13   PEACE TRAIN 9 4 7 11
Cat Stevens (A&M 1291)
14   SUPERSTAR (REMEMBER HOW YOU GOT WHERE YOU ARE) 16 20 33 5
Temptations (Gordy 7111)
15   BRAND NEW KEY 25 32 41 7
Melanie (Neighborhood 4201)
16   ALL I EVER NEED IS YOU 22 27 37 8
Sonny & Cher (Kapp 2151)
17   SCORPIO 21 33 51 6
Dennis Coffey & Detroit Guitar Band (Sussex 226)
18   EVERYBODY'S EVERYTHING 10 11 13 9
Santana (Columbia 45472)
19   ONE TIN SOLDIER 18 19 22 13
Coven (Warner Bros. 7509)
20   RESPECT YOURSELF 24 29 47 10
Staple Singers (Stax 0104)
21   QUESTIONS 67 & 68 13 14 17 12
Chicago (Columbia 45467)
22   STONES 27 34 44 5
Neil Diamond (Uni 55310)
23   YO-YO 20 15 5 13
Osmonds (MGM 14295)
24   MAGGIE MAY 23 16 4 17
Rod Stewart (Mercury 73224)
25   EASY LOVING 14 12 15 15  
Freddie Hart (Capitol 3115)
26   INNER CITY BLUES (MAKE ME WANNA HOLLER) 17 10 6 10
Marvin Gaye (Tamla 54209)
27   WILD NIGHT 29 35 42 8
Van Morrison (Warner Bros. 7518)
28   HEY GIRL 39 72 -- 3  
Donny Osmond (MGM 14322)
29   A NATURAL MAN 33 36 39 15
Lou Rawls (MGM 14262)
30   BEHIND BLUE EYES 37 44 54 6
Who (Decca 32888)
31   GRANDMA'S HANDS 34 41 50 6
Bill Withers (Sussex 227)
32   I'VE SEEN ALL GOOD PEOPLE 35 37 46 10
Yes (Atlantic 2819)
33   I'M A GREEDY MAN (PT. 1) 41 48 62 5
James Brown (Polydor 14100)
34   WHERE DID OUR LOVE GO 42 46 55 9
Donnie Elbert (All Platinum 2330)
35   NEVER MY LOVE 30 21 14 12
Fifth Dimension (Bell 45,134)
36   YOU ARE EVERYTHING 44 60 71 6
Stylistics (Avco 4581)
37   SUNSHINE 47 59 84 4
Jonathan Edwards (Capricorn 8021)
38   I'M LOSING YOU 48 61 -- 3
Rod Stewart (Mercury 73244)
39   FRIENDS WITH YOU 43 50 61 5
John Denver (RCA Victor 74-0567)
40   ONE MONKEY DON'T STOP NO SHOW (PT. 1) 50 73 -- 3
Honey Cone (Hot Wax 7110)
41   I'D LOVE TO CHANGE THE WORLD 28 28 29 12  
Ten Years After (Columbia 45457)
42   I'VE FOUND SOMEONE OF MY OWN 26 17 8 21  
Free Movement (Decca 32818)
43   THEME FROM 'SUMMER OF '42' 52 62 74 7
Peter Nero (Columbia 45399)
44   LOVE 45 47 48 10
Lettermen (Capitol 3192)
45   ABSOLUTELY RIGHT 31 25 20 9  
Five Man Electrical Band (Lionel 3220)
46   NOTHING TO HIDE 57 79 -- 3  
Tommy James (Roulette 7114)
47   IT'S IMPOSSIBLE 46 49 52 8
New Birth (RCA Victor 74-0520)
48   PRETTY AS YOU FEEL 53 64 76 4
Jefferson Airplane (Grunt 0500)
49   HALLELUJAH 58 82 100 4
Sweathog (Columbia 45492)
50   SUPERSTAR 36 24 10 15  
Carpenters (A&M 1289)
51   AMERICAN PIE 70 -- -- 2  
Don McLean (United Artists 50856)
52   TILL 51 40 43 7
Tom Jones (Parrot 40067)
53   LET IT BE 59 70 81 4
Joan Baez (Vanguard 35145)
54   HEY BIG BROTHER 67 86 -- 3  
Rare Earth (Rare Earth 5038)
55   SHE'S ALL I GOT 55 42 30 10
Freddie North (Mankind 12004)
56   SATISFACTION 62 71 82 4
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles (Tamla 54211)
57   LONG AGO TOMORROW 61 63 67 6
B.J. Thomas (Scepter 12335)
58   GET DOWN 68 77 88 4
Curtis Mayfield (Curtom 1966)
59   WHITE LIES, BLUE EYES 63 66 75 7
Bullet (Big Tree 123)
60   CAN I GET A WITNESS 69 78 -- 3
Lee Michaels (A&M 1303)
61   FOR LADIES ONLY 66 74 85 4
Steppenwolf (Dunhill 4292)
62   AN AMERICAN TRILOGY 72 84 94 5
Mickey Newbury (Elektra 45750)
63   SOUR SUITE 73 -- -- 2
Guess Who (RCA Victor 74-0578)
64   DROWNING IN THE SEA OF LOVE 74 80 89 4
Joe Simon (Spring 120)
65   AIN'T NOBODY HOME 65 69 73 6
B.B. King (ABC 11316)
66   CLEAN UP WOMAN 76 89 -- 3
Betty Wright (Alston 4601)
67   WALK RIGHT UP TO THE SUN 64 65 69 9
Delfonics (Philly Groove 169)
68   LET'S STAY TOGETHER 77 -- -- 2
Al Green (Hi 2202)
69   I'D LIKE TO TEACH THE WORLD TO SING (IN PERFECT HARMONY) 82 -- -- 2  
Hillside Singers (Metromedia 231)
70   GEORGE JACKSON -- -- -- 1  
Bob Dylan (Columbia 45516)
71   ONE FINE MORNING 32 23 16 13  
Lighthouse (Evolution 1048)
72   DO I LOVE YOU 40 38 38 11  
Paul Anka (Buddah 252)
73   LOOKING FOR A LOVE 78 -- -- 2
J. Geils Band (Atlantic 2844)
74   MEN ARE GETTING SCARCE 83 -- -- 2
Chairmen Of The Board (Invictus 9103)
75   LAY LADY LAY 80 -- -- 2
Isley Brothers (T-Neck 933)
76   KISS AN ANGEL GOOD MORNIN' 94 -- -- 2  
Charley Pride (RCA Victor 74-0550)
77   DAISY MAE 87 -- -- 2
Hamilton, Joe Frank & Reynolds (Dunhill 4296)
78   DAY AFTER DAY -- -- -- 1  
Badfinger (Apple 1841)
79   TREAT ME LIKE A GOOD PIECE OF CANDY 91 -- -- 2  
Dusk (Bell 45,148)
80   I'M YOURS (USE ME ANYWAY YOU WANNA) 81 87 91 5
Ike & Tina Turner (United Artists 50837)
81   ANTICIPATION -- -- -- 1  
Carly Simon (Elektra 45759)
82   SHOW ME HOW 89 97 98 4
Emotions (Volt 4066)
83   I KNEW YOU WHEN 86 94 -- 3
Donny Osmond (MGM 14322)
84   I'D LIKE TO TEACH THE WORLD TO SING 95 -- -- 2  
New Seekers (Elektra 45762)
85   LOVE IS FUNNY THAT WAY 85 93 -- 3
Jackie Wilson (Brunswick 55461)
86   THE GIRL WHO LOVED ME WHEN 84 92 99 4
Glass Bottle (Avco 4584)
87   MY BOY 88 95 96 4
Richard Harris (Dunhill 4293)
88   ME AND BOBBY MCGEE -- -- -- 1  
Jerry Lee Lewis (Mercury 73248)
89   FIVE HUNDRED MILES 96 -- -- 2
Heaven Bound with Tony Scotti (MGM 14314)
90   WHAT ARE YOU DOING SUNDAY 38 30 26 11  
Dawn (Bell 45,141)
91   YOU KEEP ME HOLDING ON 93 -- -- 3
Tyrone Davis (Dakar 626)
92   THE WITCH QUEEN OF NEW ORLEANS 98 -- -- 2
Redbone (Epic 10749)
93   TRUCKIN' -- -- -- 1  
Grateful Dead (Warner Bros. 7464)
94   DEVIL YOU -- -- -- 1  
Stampeders (Bell 45,154)
95   I'M GONNA BE A COUNTRY GIRL AGAIN -- -- -- 1  
Buffy Sainte-Marie (Vanguard 35143)
96   TIGHTROPE RIDE -- -- -- 1  
Doors (Elektra 45757)
97   FOOL ME 99 -- -- 2
Joe South (Capitol 3204)
98   PAIN (PT. 1) -- -- -- 1  
Ohio Players (Westbound 188)
99   WAY BACK HOME -- -- -- 1  
Jr. Walker & All Stars (Soul 35090)
100   CAN I 92 99 -- 3
Eddie Kendricks (Tamla 54210)

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:

   • "It's A Cryin' Shame" by Gayle McCormick (# 49)
   • "Don't Wanna Live Inside Myself" by Bee Gees (# 54)
   • "Trapped By A Thing Called Love" by Denise LaSalle (# 56)
   • "Gimme Some Lovin' (Pt. 1)" by Traffic (# 60)
   • "I'm Still Waiting" by Diana Ross (# 71)
   • "My Part / Make It Funky (Pt. 3)" by James Brown (# 75)
   • "Long Promised Road" by Beach Boys (# 79)
   • "That's The Way I Feel About Cha" by Bobby Womack & Peace (# 90)
   • "Lookin' Back" by Bob Seger (# 97)
   • "Dolly Dagger" by Jimi Hendrix (#100)


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