US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 5th December, 1970

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending December 5th, 1970. Check out the top 100 artists of 1970 here and the top 100 songs of 1970 here. For the US 1970 Top 40 Singles, you can also view it here. the-partridge-family-starring-shirley-jones-featuring-david-cassidy-i-think-i-love-you-bell the-partridge-family-starring-shirley-jones-featuring-david-cassidy-i-think-i-love-you-1970-10 TW LW TITLE-Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart 1 1 I THINK I LOVE YOU –•– The Partridge Family (Starring Shirley Jones and Featuring David Cassidy) (Bell)-9 (3 weeks at #1) 2 2 THE TEARS OF A CLOWN –•– Smokey Robinson and the Miracles (Tamla)-8 3 6 GYPSY WOMAN –•– Brian Hyland (Uni)-14 4 3 I’LL BE THERE –•– Jackson 5 (Motown)-12 5 4 WE’VE ONLY JUST BEGUN –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-13 6 5 FIRE AND RAIN –•– James Taylor (Warner Brothers)-13 7 25 ONE LESS BELL TO ANSWER –•– The 5th Dimension (Bell)-7 8 24 NO MATTER WHAT –•– Badfinger (Apple)-6 9 9 HEAVEN HELP US ALL –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-8 10 16 SHARE THE LAND –•– The Guess Who (RCA)-7 11 11 YOU DON’T HAVE TO SAY YOU LOVE ME / PATCH IT UP –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-7 12 12 SEE ME, FEEL ME –•– The Who (Decca)-11 13 72 MY SWEET LORD / ISN’T IT A PITY –•– George Harrison (Apple)-2 14 15 5-10-15-20 (25-30 Years Of Love) –•– The Presidents (Sussex)-10 15 8 MONTEGO BAY –•– Bobby Bloom (MGM / L&R)-13 16 20 DOES ANYBODY REALLY KNOW WHAT TIME IT IS –•– Chicago (Columbia)-5 17 27 BLACK MAGIC WOMAN –•– Santana (Columbia)-4 18 7 INDIANA WANTS ME –•– R. Dean Taylor (Rare Earth)-14 19 14 ENGINE NUMBER 9 –•– Wilson Pickett (Atantic)-11 20 21 STONED LOVE –•– The Supremes (Motown)-5 21 29 AFTER MIDNIGHT –•– Eric Clapton (Atco)-8 22 35 BE MY BABY –•– Andy Kim (Steed)-5 23 23 YELLOW RIVER –•– Christie (Epic)-21 24 30 FOR THE GOOD TIMES –•– Ray Price (Columbia)-15 25 19 IT DON’T MATTER TO ME –•– Bread (Elektra)-11 26 26 LET’S WORK TOGETHER –•– Canned Heat (Liberty)-9 27 47 DOMINO –•– Van Morrison (Warner Brothers)-4 28 18 SOMEBODY’S BEEN SLEEPING –•– 100 Proof Aged In Soul (Hot Wax)-14 29 10 GREEN-EYED LADY –•– Sugarloaf (Liberty)-17 30 13 CRY ME A RIVER –•– Joe Cocker (A&M)-9 31 34 HE AIN’T HEAVY…HE’S MY BROTHER –•– Neil Diamond (Uni)-5 32 17 SUPER BAD (Parts 1 and 2) –•– James Brown (King)-10 33 65 KNOCK THREE TIMES –•– Dawn (Bell)-3 34 39 CAN’T STOP LOVING YOU –•– Tom Jones (Parrot)-3 35 44 ONLY LOVE CAN BREAK YOUR HEART –•– Neil Young (Reprise)-7 36 62 IT’S IMPOSSIBLE –•– Perry Como (RCA)-4 37 33 HEED THE CALL –•– Kenny Rogers and the First Edition (Reprise)-8 38 40 I’M NOT MY BROTHER’S KEEPER –•– The Flaming Ember (Hot Wax)-8 39 43 ONE MAN BAND –•– Three Dog Night (Dunhill)-3 40 42 DO IT –•– Neil Diamond (Bang)-5 OFF THE CHARTS 42 31 AS THE YEARS GO BY –•– Mashmakhan (Epic)-16 POWER PLAYS 41 58 PAY TO THE PIPER –•– The Chairmen Of the Board (Invictus)-4 43 56 STONEY END –•– Barbra Streisand (Columbia)-6 44 71 IMMIGRANT SONG –•– Led Zeppelin (Atlantic)-3 45 51 RIVER DEEP-MOUNTAIN HIGH –•– The Supremes and the Four Tops (Motown)-2 46 57 GROOVE ME –•– King Floyd (Chimneyville)-7 47 53 CHAINS AND THINGS –•– B.B. King (ABC)-6 48 54 BORDER SONG / YOU AND ME –•– Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)-3 49 52 IF YOU WERE MINE –•– Ray Charles (ABC / TRC)-10 50 45 PART TIME LOVE –•– Ann Peebles (Hi)-10 NEW THIS WEEK 79 — THE GREEN GRASS STARTS TO GROW –•– Dionne Warwick (Scepter)-1 81 — LONELY DAYS –•– The Bee Gees (Atco)-1 84 — PRECIOUS PRECIOUS –•– Jackie Moore (Atlantic)-1 85 — RUBY TUESDAY –•– Melanie (Buddah)-1 86 — GYPSY QUEEN (Part 1) –•– Gypsy (Metromedia)-1 90 — BLACK NIGHT –•– Deep Purple (Warner Brothers)-1 91 — COAL MINER’S DAUGHTER –•– Loretta Lynn (Decca)-1 92 — SING HIGH – SING LOW –•– Anne Murray (Capitol)-1 94 — KEEP ON LOVING ME (You’ll See the Change) –•– Bobby “Blue” Bland (Duke)-1 95 — LADY LOVE –•– The Klowns (RCA)-1 96 — FREE TO CARRY ON –•– The Sandpipers (A&M)-1 100 — MAGGIE –•– Redbone (Epic)-1 Compiled from national sales and CHR (Top 40) radio station airplay by Billboard Copyright © 1970 Billboard Publications