US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 26th May, 1973

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending May 26th, 1973. Check out the top 100 artists of 1970s here. You can also view the entire 1973 chart here. edgar-winter-group-frankenstein-epic-3 edgar-winter-group-hangin-around-epic TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart 1 4 FRANKENSTEIN –•– The Edgar Winter Group (Epic)-12 (1 week at #1) 2 6 MY LOVE –•– Paul McCartney and Wings (Apple)-7 3 5 DANIEL –•– Elton John (MCA)-8 4 2 TIE A YELLOW RIBBON ROUND THE OLE OAK TREE –•– Dawn Featuring Tony Orlando (Bell)-15 5 1 YOU ARE THE SUNSHINE OF MY LIFE –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-11 6 9 PILLOW TALK –•– Sylvia (Vibration)-10 7 3 LITTLE WILLY –•– The Sweet (Bell)-19 8 7 DRIFT AWAY –•– Dobie Gray (Decca)-14 9 10 WILDFLOWER –•– Skylark (Capitol)-15 10 13 HOCUS POCUS –•– Focus (Sire)-13 11 11 REELING IN THE YEARS –•– Steely Dan (ABC)-12 12 20 I’M GONNA LOVE YOU JUST A LITTLE MORE BABY –•– Barry White (20th Century)-7 13 8 STUCK IN THE MIDDLE WITH YOU –•– Stealers Wheel (A&M)-13 14 22 PLAYGROUND IN MY MIND –•– Clint Holmes (Epic)-10 15 16 FUNKY WORM –•– The Ohio Players (Westbound)-14 16 12 THE NIGHT THE LIGHTS WENT OUT IN GEORGIA –•– Vicki Lawrence (Bell)-16 17 18 THE RIGHT THING TO DO –•– Carly Simon (Elektra)-9 18 19 THINKING OF YOU –•– Loggins and Messina (Columbia)-9 19 23 STEAMROLLER BLUES / FOOL –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-7 20 14 DAISY A DAY –•– Jud Strunk (MGM)-15 21 27 I’M DOIN’ FINE NOW –•– New York City (Chelsea)-13 22 25 RIGHT PLACE WRONG TIME –•– Dr. John (Atco)-7 23 26 LEAVING ME –•– The Independents (Wand)-8 24 15 THE CISCO KID –•– War (United Artists)-13 25 30 WILL IT GO ROUND IN CIRCLES –•– Billy Preston (A&M)-9 26 29 NO MORE MR. NICE GUY –•– Alice Cooper (Warner Brothers)-7 27 28 IT SURE TOOK A LONG, LONG TIME –•– Lobo (Big Tree)-8 28 31 ARMED AND EXTREMELY DANGEROUS –•– First Choice (Philly Groove)-12 29 35 ONE OF A KIND (Love Affair) –•– The Spinners (Atlantic)-5 30 43 LONG TRAIN RUNNIN’ –•– The Doobie Brothers (Warner Brothers)-6 31 33 SUPER FLY MEETS SHAFT –•– John and Ernest (Rainy Wednesday)-7 32 37 AND I LOVE YOU SO –•– Perry Como (RCA)-7 33 34 TEDDY BEAR SONG –•– Barbara Fairchild (Columbia)-14 34 59 GIVE ME LOVE (Give Me Peace On Earth) –•– George Harrison (Apple)-2 35 36 I CAN UNDERSTAND IT –•– The New Birth (RCA)-10 36 17 OUT OF THE QUESTION –•– Gilbert O’Sullivan (MAM)-13 37 38 HEARTS OF STONE –•– The Blue Ridge Rangers (Fantasy)-9 38 39 LET’S PRETEND –•– The Raspberries (Capitol)-10 39 42 GIVE IT TO ME –•– The J. Geils Band (Atlantic)-9 40 44 CLOSE YOUR EYES –•– Edward Bear (Capitol)-7 OFF THE CHARTS 48 24 SING –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-14 50 21 THE TWELFTH OF NEVER –•– Donny Osmond (MGM / Kolob)-13 56 40 MASTERPIECE –•– The Temptations (Gordy)-14 POWER PLAYS 41 41 DRINKING WINE SPO-DEE O’DEE –•– Jerry Lee Lewis (Mercury)-8 42 50 DADDY COULD SWEAR, I DECLARE –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Soul)-5 43 46 BACK WHEN MY HAIR WAS SHORT –•– Gunhill Road (Kama Stura)-9 44 47 BAD, BAD LEROY BROWN –•– Jim Croce (ABC)-6 45 45 I KNEW JESUS (Before He Was a Star) –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-11 46 49 YOU CAN’T ALWAYS GET WHAT YOU WANT –•– The Rolling Stones (London)-5 47 52 NATURAL HIGH –•– Bloodstone (London)-6 49 57 BEHIND CLOSED DOORS –•– Charlie Rich (Epic)-5 DEBUTS THIS WEEK 83 — WHAT ABOUT ME –•– Anne Murray (Capitol)-1 85 — SMOKE ON THE WATER –•– Deep Purple (Warner Brothers)-1 90 — I’D RATHER BE A COWBOY –•– John Denver (RCA)-1 98 — COME LIVE WITH ME –•– Roy Clark (Dot)-1 99 — WHAT’S YOUR MAMA’S NAME –•– Tanya Tucker (Columbia)-1 100 — CUM ON FEEL THE NOIZE –•– Slade (Polydor)-1