US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 21st March, 1970

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending March 21st, 1970. Check out the top 100 artists of 1970 here and the top 100 songs of 1970 here. Make sure to also check the 1970’s Top 40 Singles here. simon-and-garfunkel-bridge-over-troubled-water-1970-21 simon-and-garfunkel-bridge-over-troubled-water-1970-7 simon-and-garfunkel-bridge-over-troubled-waters-columbia simon-and-garfunkel-keep-the-customer-satisfied-columbia TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart 1 1 BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER –•– Simon and Garfunkel (Columbia)-7 (4 weeks at #1) 2 3 THE RAPPER –•– The Jaggerz (Kama Sutra)-8 3 6 GIVE ME JUST A LITTLE MORE TIME –•– The Chairmen Of the Board (Invictus)-10 4 15 INSTANT KARMA (We All Shine On) –•– John Ono Lennon (Apple)-4 5 4 RAINY NIGHT IN GEORGIA –•– Brook Benton (Cotillion)-11 6 — LET IT BE –•– The Beatles (Apple)-1 7 9 HE AIN’T HEAVY, HE’S MY BROTHER –•– The Hollies (Epic)-14 8 13 LOVE GROWS (Where My Rosemary Goes) –•– Edison Lighthouse (Bell)-5 9 10 EVIL WAYS –•– Santana (Columbia)-9 10 11 DIDN’T I (Blow Your Mind This Time) –•– The Delfonics (Philly Grove)-11 11 2 TRAVELIN’ BAND / WHO’LL STOP THE RAIN –•– Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy)-8 12 5 MA BELLE AMIE –•– The Tee Set (Colossus)-9 13 29 SPIRIT IN THE SKY –•– Norman Greenbaum (Reprise)-4 14 41 ABC –•– Jackson 5 (Motown)-2 15 18 HOUSE OF THE RISING SUN –•– Frijid Pink (Parrot)-7 16 17 KENTUCKY RAIN –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-6 17 20 CELEBRATE –•– Three Dog Night (Dunhill)-4 18 19 EASY COME, EASY GO –•– Bobby Sherman (Metromedia)-7 19 21 CALL ME / SON OF A PREACHER MAN –•– Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)-7 20 12 PSYCHEDELIC SHACK –•– The Temptations (Gordy)-10 21 7 THANK YOU (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin) / EVERYBODY IS A STAR –•– Sly and the Family Stone (Epic)-12 22 8 HEY THERE LONELY GIRL –•– Eddie Holman (ABC)-13 23 32 COME AND GET IT –•– Badfinger (Apple)-7 24 25 GOTTA HOLD ON TO THIS FEELING –•– Jr. Walker and the All Stars (Soul)-5 25 39 UP THE LADDER TO THE ROOF –•– The Supremes (Motown)-3 26 34 THE BELLS –•– The Orginals (Soul)-7 27 14 RAINDROPS KEEP FALLIN’ ON MY HEAD –•– B.J. Thomas (Scepter)-21 28 31 DO THE FUNKY CHICKEN –•– Rufus Thomas (Stax)-7 29 16 NO TIME –•– The Guess Who (RCA)-14 30 27 THE THRILL IS GONE –•– B.B. King (BluesWay)-13 31 22 OH ME OH MY (I’m a Fool For You Baby) –•– Lulu (Atco)-13 32 35 IT’S A NEW DAY –•– James Brown (King)-6 33 24 I WANT YOU BACK –•– Jackson 5 (Motwon)-19 34 36 ALL I HAVE TO DO IS DREAM –•– Bobbie Gentry and Glen Campbell (Capitol)-6 35 37 SOMETHING’S BURNING –•– Kenny Rogers and the First Edition (Reprise)-6 36 23 ARIZONA –•– Mark Lindsay (Columbia)-16 37 26 NEVER HAD A DREAM COME TRUE –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-7 38 61 LOVE OR LET ME BE LONELY –•– The Friends Of Distinction (RCA)-3 39 44 SHILO –•– Neil Diamond (Bang)-7 40 38 JENNIFER TOMKINS –•– The Street People (Musicor)-12 POWER PLAYS 6 — LET IT BE –•– The Beatles (Apple)-1 41 64 YOU’RE THE ONE –•– Little Sister (Stone Flower)-4 42 66 LONG LONESOME HIGHWAY –•– Michael Parks (MGM)-4 43 43 TAKE A LOOK AROUND –•– Smith (Dunhill)-5 44 45 WALKING THROUGH THE COUNTRY –•– The Grass Roots (Dunhill)-6 45 49 GOTTA GET BACK TO YOU –•– Tommy James and the Shondells (Roulette)-5 46 — AMERICAN WOMAN / NO SUGAR TONIGHT –•– The Guess Who (RCA)-1 47 84 TENNESSEE BIRDWALK –•– Jack Blanchard and Misty Morgan (Wayside)-4 48 46 MY ELUSIVE DREAMS –•– Bobby Vinton (Epic)-7 49 47 IF I NEVER KNEW YOUR NAME –•– Vic Dana (Liberty)-11 50 63 LET’S GIVE ADAM AND EVE ANOTHER CHANCE –•– Gary Puckett and the Union Gap (Columbia)-3 NEW THIS WEEK 6 — LET IT BE –•– The Beatles (Apple)-1 46 — AMERICAN WOMAN / NO SUGAR TONIGHT –•– The Guess Who (RCA)-1 72 — TURN BACK THE HANDS OF TIME –•– Tyrone Davis (Dakar)-1 82 — LITTLE GREEN BAG –•– The George Baker Selection (Colossus)-1 84 — I COULD WRITE A BOOK –•– Jerry Butler (Mercury)-1 85 — DEAR PRUDENCE / O-O-H CHILD –•– The Five Stairsteps (Buddah)-1 86 — FUNKY DRUMMER (Part 1) –•– James Brown (King)-1 87 — YOU NEED LOVE LIKE I DO (Don’t You) –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Soul)-1 88 — NOTHING SUCCEEDS LIKE SUCCESS –•– Bill Deal and the Rhondels (Heritage)-1 89 — I WOULD BE IN LOVE (Anyway) –•– Frank Sinatra (Reprise)-1 91 — FUNKY CHICKEN (Part 1) –•– Willie Henderson and the Soul Explosions (Brunswick)-1 92 — YOU KEEP TIGHTENING UP ON ME –•– The Box Tops (Bell)-1 93 — HITCHIN’ A RIDE –•– Vanity Fare (Page One)-1 95 — CHILDREN –•– Joe Smith (Capitol)-1 99 — TIME TO GET IT TOGETHER –•– Country Coalition (BluesWay)-1 100 — I GOT A THING, YOU GOT A THING, EVERYBODY’S GOT A THING –•– Funkadelic (Westbound)-1