OLD-CHARTS

Charts 1970 - 1979

1970 UK & USA CHARTS

 

 

 

                                

            YEAR-END UK TOP 150 of 1970 (Singles)

                Based on point-system NME Charts (nr. 1 75 points, nr. 2 74 etc)

nr title artist pnts wks hp
1 My way Frank Sinatra 1657 44 24
2 The wonder of you Elvis Presley 1264 20 1
3 Yellow river Christie 1243 22 1
4 Wandrin' star / I talked to the trees Lee Marvin & Clint Eastwood 1230 23 1
5 Bridge over troubled water Simon & Garfunkel 1191 20 1
6 In the summertime Mungo Jerry 1187 20 1
7 Something Shirley Bassey 1162 21 4
8 Spirit in the sky Norman Greenbaum 1128 20 1
9 Two little boys Rolf Harris 1100 19 1
10 Raindrops keep falling on my head Sacha Distel 1087 27 10
11 Band of gold Freda Payne 1060 17 1
12 Black night Deep Purple 1043 20 2
13 Sally Gerry Monroe 1032 20 4
14 Groovin' with Mr Bloe Mr Bloe 1024 18 2
15 Honey come back Glenn Campbell 1019 19 4
16 Allright now Free 1014 16 2
17 Cottonfields Beach Boys 999 17 5
18 Can't help falling in love Andy Williams 988 17 3
19 Back home England World Cup Squad 977 17 1
20 I don't believe in if anymore Roger Whittaker 936 18 8
21 Paranoid Black Sabbath 919 18 4
22 Me and my life Tremeloes 906 16 4
23 All kinds of everything Dana 900 16 1
24 Love like a man Ten Years After 897 18 10
25 Leavin' on a jetplane Peter Paul & Mary 891 16 2
26 Tears of a clown Smokey Robinson & Miracles 890 14 1
27 Montego Bay Bobby Bloom 885 17 3
28 It's all in the game Four Tops 884 16 5
29 Everything is beautiful Ray Stevens 873 16 6
30 Lola Kinks 871 14 2
31 You can get it if you really want Desmond Dekker 863 15 2
32 Woodstock Matthews Southern Comfort 852 14 1
33 House of the rising sun Frijid Pink 851 16 4
34 Close to you Carpenters 846 17 6
35 Goodbye Sam hello Samantha Cliff Richard 838 15 6
36 Farewell is a lonely sound Jimmy Ruffin 836 16 8
37 Let's work together Canned Heat 835 15 2
38 Neanderthal man Hotlegs 831 14 2
39 Down the dustpipe Status Quo 829 17 12
40 Daughter of darkness Tom Jones 810 15 5
41 Love grows Edison Lighthouse 795 12 1
42 I want you back Jackson Five 773 13 2
43 Mama told me not to come Three Dog Night 772 14 3
44 That same old feeling Pickettywitch 767 14 5
45 Rainbow Marmalade 765 14 3
46 Knock knock who's there Mary Hopkin 761 14 2
47 Which way you going Billy Poppy Family 761 14 7
48 Something's burning Kenny Rogers & First Edition 751 14 8
49 Give me just a little more time Chairmen of the Board 750 13 3
50 Make it with you Bread 750 14 5
51 Up the ladder to the roof Supremes 750 15 6
52 Abraham Martin and John Marvin Gaye 748 14 9
53 Patches Clarence Carter 743 12 2
54 Love of the common people Nicky Thomas 741 14 9
55 Ruby don't take your love to town Kenny Rogers & First Edition 737 12 2
56 Sugar sugar Archies 731 14 3
57 Ruby tuesday Melanie 726 14 9
58 Question Moody Blues 724 12 2
59 Na na hey hey kiss him goodbye Steam 724 14 9
60 When Julie comes around Cuff Links 716 14 10
61 Ball of confusion Temptations 714 14 7
62 Big yellow taxi Joni Mitchell 711 15 11
63 Young gifted and black Bob & Marcia 708 12 5
64 Indian reservation Don Fardon 706 12 3
65 25 or 6 to 4 Chicago 699 13 7
66 Years may come years may go Herman's Hermits 689 12 7
67 The green manalishi Fleetwood Mac 685 12 10
68 Lady d'Arbanville Cat Stevens 685 13 8
69 Travellin' band Creedence Clearwater Revival 682 13 8
70 Up around the bend Creedence Clearwater Revival 678 12 3
71 Ain't no mountain high enough Diana Ross 678 12 6
72 I'll say forever my love Jimmy Ruffin 669 12 7
73 The witch Rattles 664 13 8
74 Natural sinner Fairweather 662 12 6
75 The tip of my fingers Des O'Connor 658 14 15
76 Sweet inspiration Johnny Jonson & Bandwagon 655 13 10
77 Love is life Hot Chocolate 651 12 6
78 It's so easy Andy Williams 650 14 13
79 My way Dorothy Squires 648 18 25
80 Tracy Cuff Links 642 11 4
81 It's wonderful Jimmy Ruffin 640 11 6
82 Wild world Jimmy Cliff 638 12 8
83 Elizabethan reggae Boris Gardner 630 14 14
84 All I have to do is dream Bobbie Gentry & Glenn Campbell 629 10 3
85 Come and get it Badfinger 627 11 4
86 You're such a good looking woman Joe Dolan 625 13 17
87 War Edwin Starr 623 10 3
88 Strange band Family 622 12 11
89 New world in the morning Roger Whittaker 622 12 17
90 Don't cry daddy Elvis Presley 618 11 8
91 Never had a dream come true Stevie Wonder 616 12 6
92 Reflections of my life Marmalade 614 10 3
93 Temma Harbour Mary Hopkin 608 11 6
94 San Bernadino Christie 601 11 7
95 I'm a man Chicago 596 11 8
96 Venus Shocking Blue 592 11 8
97 But you love me daddy Jim Reeves 589 12 15
98 Hitchin' a ride Vanity Fare 585 12 16
99 American woman Guess Who 585 13 19
100 Gimme dat ding Pipkins 583 10 6
101 Let it be Beatles 580 10 2
102 Julie do ya love me White Plains 578 10 8
103 Still water Four Tops 571 12 10
104 My baby loves lovin'  White Plains 569 11 9
105 A song of joy Miguel Rios 569 12 16
106 Brontosaurus Move 567 10 7
107 Who do you love Juicy Luce 564 12 18
108 ABC Jackson Five 562 11 8
109 Jimmy Mack Martha & Vandellas 562 12 21
110 I've got you on my mind White Plains 560 11 17
111 Suspicious minds Elvis Presley 557 9 2
112 Voodoo chile Jimi Hendrix Experience 556 8 1
113 Ride a white swan T. Rex 556 10 6
114 I can't help myself Four Tops 556 11 10
115 Do the funky chicken Rufus Thomas 555 12 18
116 Kentucky rain Elvis Presley 548 12 21
117 Don't play that song Aretha Franklin 538 11 13
118 I will survive Arrival 538 11 13
119 Instant karma John Lennon & Plastic Ono Band 526 9 5
120 The witch's promise Jethro Tull 524 9 4
121 Goodmorning freedom Blue Mink 523 10 10
122 Don't you know Butterscotch 523 11 17
123 The liquadator Harry J. All Stars 519 10 10
124 Both sides now Judy Collins 518 11 14
125 Someday we'll be together Diana Ross & Supremes 517 10 13
126 I can't tell the bottom from the top Hollies 514 10 7
127 Signed sealed delivered I'm yours Stevie Wonder 513 10 15
128 Cracklin' Rosie Neil Diamond 512 8 3
129 El condor pasa Julie Felix 510 11 19
130 Black pearl Horace Faith 508 10 13
131 Durham Town Roger Whittaker 503 10 12
132 United we stand Brotherhood of Man 497 9 10
133 Sad old kinda movie Pickettywitch 486 10 16
134 Whola lotta love C.C.S. 485 9 13
135 I who have nothing Tom Jones 481 11 16
136 Melting pot Blue Mink 476 8 3
137 What is truth Johnny Cash 476 11 21
138 Good old rock and roll Dave Clark Five 475 8 7
139 The love you save Jackson Five 475 9 7
140 Friends Arrival 474 9 8
141 The seeker Who 473 11 19
142 Bet yer life I do Herman's Hermits 466 10 22
143 I can't get next to you Temptations 462 9 13
144 Everybody get together Dave Clark Five 458 8 8
145 Without love Tom Jones 455 9 10
146 Groupie girl Tony Joe White 443 10 22
147 Snowbird Anne Murray 440 10 28
148 I hear you knocking Dave Edmunds 435 6 1
149 Rag mama rag The Band 434 9 16
150 Long as I can see the light Creedence Clearwater Revival 432 9 20

 

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