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Wednesday March 8, 1972
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Cashbox Top 100 Singles
Week Ending March 4, 1972



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1 WITHOUT YOU 2 3 6 13
Nilsson (RCA Victor 74-0604)
2 HURTING EACH OTHER 3 4 7 8
Carpenters (A&M 1322)
3 DOWN BY THE LAZY RIVER 5 7 9 7
Osmonds (MGM 14324)
4 THE LION SLEEPS TONIGHT 6 15 23 11
Robert John (Atlantic 2846)
5 PRECIOUS AND FEW 1 2 4 11
Climax (Rocky Road 30055)
6 JOY 7 8 14 10
Apollo 100 (Mega 0050)
7 EVERYTHING I OWN 8 13 19 7
Bread (Elektra 45765)
8 SWEET SEASONS 9 12 15 7
Carole King (Ode 66022)
9 HEART OF GOLD 11 18 39 6
Neil Young (Reprise 1065)
10 LET'S STAY TOGETHER 4 1 1 15
Al Green (Hi 2202)
11 MOTHER AND CHILD REUNION 13 33 48 5
Paul Simon (Columbia 45547)
12 RUNNIN' AWAY 14 32 45 5
Sly & The Family Stone (Epic 10829)
13 AMERICAN PIE 12 6 2 15
Don McLean (United Artists 50856)
14 STAY WITH ME 10 10 11 10
Faces (Warner Bros. 7545)
15 MY WORLD 18 21 27 7
Bee Gees (Atco 6871)
16 DON'T SAY YOU DON'T REMEMBER 17 20 24 17
Beverly Bremers (Scepter 12315)
17 FLOY JOY 19 22 35 9
Supremes (Motown 1195)
18 THE WAY OF LOVE 22 27 32 7
Cher (Kapp 2158)
19 BANG A GONG 21 26 31 12
T. Rex (Reprise 1032)
20 A HORSE WITH NO NAME 39 73 -- 3  
America (Warner Bros. 7555)
21 JUNGLE FEVER 26 34 42 11
Chakachas (Polydor 15030)
22 RING THE LIVING BELL 24 29 33 7
Melanie (Neighborhood 4202)
23 ROCK AND ROLL LULLABY 36 45 56 5  
B.J. Thomas (Scepter 12344)
24 I CAN'T HELP MYSELF (SUGAR PIE, HONEY BUNCH) 29 39 49 7
Donnie Elbert (Avco 4587)
25 THE NICKEL SONG 27 31 36 7
Melanie (Buddah 268)
26 NO ONE TO DEPEND ON 33 40 53 5
Santana (Columbia 45552)
27 WE'VE GOT TO GET IT ON AGAIN 31 38 47 8
Addrisi Brothers (Columbia 45521)
28 AIN'T UNDERSTANDING MELLOW 34 37 40 11
Jerry Butler & Brenda Lee Eager (Mercury 73255)
29 NEVER BEEN TO SPAIN 15 5 5 11  
Three Dog Night (Dunhill 4299)
30 SOFTLY WHISPERING I LOVE YOU 35 42 51 8
English Congregation (Atco 6865)
31 UNTIL IT'S TIME FOR YOU TO GO 32 35 37 7
Elvis Presley (RCA Victor 74-0619)
32 COULD IT BE FOREVER 40 53 67 4
David Cassidy (Bell 45,187)
33 PUPPY LOVE 41 63 -- 3
Donny Osmond (MGM 14367)
34 COUNTRY WINE 28 28 30 7
Raiders (Columbia 45535)
35 I GOTCHA 43 50 60 6
Joe Tex (Dial 1010)
36 YOU WANT IT, YOU GOT IT 38 43 52 8
Detroit Emeralds (Westbound 192)
37 NOW RUN AND TELL THAT 44 51 63 7
Denise LaSalle (Westbound 201)
38 GLORY BOUND 45 54 65 4
Grass Roots (Dunhill 4302)
39 TALKING LOUD AND SAYING NOTHING (PT. 1) 30 30 43 6
James Brown (Polydor 14109)
40 FOOTSTOMPIN' MUSIC 42 44 46 8
Grand Funk (Capitol 3255)
41 HANDBAGS AND GLADRAGS 47 56 66 5
Rod Stewart (Mercury 73031)
42 BLACK DOG 16 9 13 12  
Led Zeppelin (Atlantic 2849)
43 SLIPPIN' INTO DARKNESS 46 49 50 11
War (United Artists 50867)
44 TAURUS 54 66 85 4
Dennis Coffey & Detroit Guitar Band (Sussex 233)
45 ROUNDABOUT 49 59 71 5
Yes (Atlantic 2854)
46 A COWBOY'S WORK IS NEVER DONE 63 79 -- 3  
Sonny & Cher (Kapp 2163)
47 ANTICIPATION 23 11 10 14  
Carly Simon (Elektra 45759)
48 LOVE ME, LOVE ME LOVE 57 67 81 7
Frank Mills (Sunflower 118)
49 DO YOUR THING 58 69 -- 3
Isaac Hayes (Enterprise 9042)
50 FIRE AND WATER 20 17 18 11  
Wilson Pickett (Atlantic 2852)
51 IN THE RAIN 74 87 -- 3  
Dramatics (Volt 4075)
52 EVERY DAY OF MY LIFE 61 71 82 6
Bobby Vinton (Epic 10822)
53 TOGETHER AGAIN 56 60 72 4
Bobby Sherman (Metromedia 240)
54 DIAMONDS ARE FOREVER 59 65 70 8
Shirley Bassey (United Artists 50845)
55 TAKE A LOOK AROUND 66 82 -- 3  
Temptations (Gordy 7115)
56 GIMME SOME MORE 62 62 68 6
JB's (People 602)
57 BETCHA BY GOLLY, WOW 68 78 -- 3  
Stylistics (Avco 4591)
58 TELL 'EM WILLIE BOY'S A'COMIN' 60 64 74 4
Tommy James (Roulette 7119)
59 BRIAN'S SONG 64 74 80 7
Michel LeGrand (Bell 45,171)
60 KING HEROIN 70 -- -- 2
James Brown (Polydor 14116)
61 THE DAY I FOUND MYSELF 72 85 -- 3  
Honey Cone (Hot Wax 7113)
62 CRAZY MAMA 73 83 -- 3  
J.J. Cale (Shelter 7314)
63 ROCKIN' ROBIN -- -- -- 1  
Michael Jackson (Motown 1197)
64 TOGETHER LET'S FIND LOVE 25 24 26 11  
Fifth Dimension (Bell 45,170)
65 MR. PENGUIN (PT. 1) 71 76 83 6
Lunar Funk (Bell 45,172)
66 SINCE I FELL FOR YOU 77 -- -- 2  
Laura Lee (Hot Wax 7201)
67 IRON MAN 69 75 97 5
Black Sabbath (Warner Bros. 7530)
68 TINY DANCER -- -- -- 1  
Elton John (Uni 55318)
69 SON OF MY FATHER 79 89 -- 3
Giorgio (Dunhill 4304)
70 GOIN' DOWN (ON THE ROAD TO L.A.) 76 88 90 5
Terry Black & Laurel Ward (Kama Sutra 540)
71 HEARTBROKEN BOPPER -- -- -- 1  
Guess Who (RCA Victor 74-0659)
72 AFRO-STRUT 88 -- -- 2  
Nite-Liters (RCA Victor 74-0591)
73 WE'RE TOGETHER 80 84 88 4
Hillside Singers (Metromedia 241)
74 GOOD FRIENDS? 81 86 89 4
Poppy Family (London 172)
75 CHEER 82 98 100 4
Potliquor (Janus 179)
76 DO WHAT YOU SET OUT TO DO 85 97 -- 3
Bobby Bland (Duke 472)
77 WHITE LIES 84 92 94 4
Grin (Spindizzy 4005)
78 UP IN HEAH 97 100 -- 3  
Ike & Tina Turner (United Artists 50881)
79 THAT'S WHAT LOVE WILL MAKE YOU DO 86 91 93 4
Little Milton (Stax 0111)
80 SWEET SIXTEEN -- -- -- 1  
B.B. King (ABC 11319)
81 WILLPOWER WEAK, TEMPTATION STRONG 87 93 -- 3
Bullet (Big Tree 131)
82 IT'S ALL UP TO YOU 89 -- -- 2
Dells (Cadet 5689)
83 IN AND OUT OF MY LIFE 90 94 95 5
Martha Reeves & The Vandellas (Gordy 7113)
84 IF WE ONLY HAVE LOVE -- -- -- 1  
Dionne Warwick (Warner Bros. 7560)
85 JULIANNA -- -- -- 1  
Five Man Electrical Band (Lionel 3224)
86 NICE TO BE WITH YOU -- -- -- 1  
Gallery (Sussex 232)
87 WAKING UP ALONE 92 95 99 4
Paul Williams (A&M 1325)
88 WE GOT TO HAVE PEACE -- -- -- 1  
Curtis Mayfield (Curtom 1968)
89 YOU WERE MADE FOR ME -- -- -- 1  
Luther Ingram (KoKo 2110)
90 SUAVECITO 91 -- -- 2
Malo (Warner Bros. 7559)
91 SON OF MY FATHER 94 -- -- 2
Chicory (Epic 10837)
92 LOUISIANA -- -- -- 1  
Mike Kennedy (ABC 11309)
93 YOU AND ME TOGETHER FOREVER 95 99 -- 3
Freddie North (Mankind 12009)
94 (OH LORD WON'T YOU BUY ME A) MERCEDES BENZ 100 -- -- 2
Goose Creek Symphony (Capitol 3246)
95 ALL HIS CHILDREN -- -- -- 1  
Charley Pride with Henry Mancini (RCA Victor 74-0624)
96 (LOVE ME) LOVE THE LIFE I LEAD 96 -- -- 2
Fantastics (Bell 45,157)
97 TAXI -- -- -- 1  
Harry Chapin (Elektra 45770)
98 ONE WAY SUNDAY 99 -- -- 2
Mark-Almond (Blue Thumb 206)
99 KEEP ON DOIN' WHAT YOU'RE DOIN' -- -- -- 1  
Bobby Byrd (BrownStone 4205)
100 THE FIRST TIME EVER I SAW YOUR FACE -- -- -- 1  
Roberta Flack (Atlantic 2864)

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:

   • "Day After Day" by Badfinger (# 37)
   • "The Witch Queen Of New Orleans" by Redbone (# 48)
   • "Feeling Alright" by Joe Cocker (# 50)
   • "Runaway / Happy Together" by Dawn (# 51)
   • "Sugar Daddy" by Jackson Five (# 52)
   • "Sunshine" by Jonathan Edwards (# 53)
   • "That's The Way I Feel About Cha" by Bobby Womack & Peace (# 55)
   • "Clean Up Woman" by Betty Wright (# 65)
   • "Kiss An Angel Good Mornin'" by Charley Pride (# 67)
   • "Brand New Key" by Melanie (# 78)
   • "Breaking Up Somebody's Home" by Ann Peebles (# 83)
   • "His Song Shall Be Sung" by Lou Rawls (# 93)
   • "Thank God For You Baby" by PG&E (# 98)


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