US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 17th November, 1973

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending November 17th, 1973. Check out the top 100 artists of 1970s here. Make sure to also check the 1973’s Top 40 Singles here. eddie-kendricks-keep-on-truckin-part-1-tamla-motown-3eddie-kendricks-keep-on-truckin-part-1-1973-6 TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart 1 1 KEEP ON TRUCKIN’ (Part 1) –•– Eddie Kendricks (Tamla)-13 (2 weeks at #1) 2 2 MIDNIGHT TRAIN TO GEORGIA –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Buddah)-12 3 4 HEARTBEAT-IT’S A LOVEBEAT –•– The DeFranco Family Featuring Tony DeFranco (20th Century)-11 4 6 PHOTOGRAPH –•– Ringo Starr (Apple)-7 5 7 SPACE RACE –•– Billy Preston (A&M)-9 6 5 PAPER ROSES –•– Marie Osmond (MGM / Kolob)-10 7 10 TOP OF THE WORLD –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-7 8 3 ANGIE –•– The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones)-11 9 12 JUST YOU ‘N’ ME –•– Chicago (Columbia)-8 10 11 I GOT A NAME –•– Jim Croce (ABC)-7 11 9 ALL I KNOW –•– Garfunkel (Columbia)-10 12 14 YOU’RE A SPECIAL PART OF ME –•– Diana Ross and Marvin Gaye (Motown)-7 13 17 THE LOVE I LOST (Part 1) –•– Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes (Phil. Intl.)-8 14 8 HALF-BREED –•– Cher (MCA)-16 15 27 GOODBYE YELLOW BRICK ROAD –•– Elton John (MCA)-4 16 13 RAMBLIN MAN –•– The Allman Brothers Band (Capricorn)-13 17 16 WHY ME –•– Kris Kristofferson (Monument)-33 18 20 CHEAPER TO KEEP HER –•– Johnnie Taylor (Stax)-6 19 15 KNOCKIN’ ON HEAVEN’S DOOR –•– Bob Dylan (Columbia)-12 20 28 THE MOST BEAUTIFUL GIRL –•– Charlie Rich (Epic)-8 21 22 WE MAY NEVER PASS THIS WAY (Again) –•– Seals and Crofts (Warner Brothers)-9 22 24 NUTBUSH CITY LIMITS –•– Ike and Tina Turner (United Artists)-11 23 19 THAT LADY (Part 1) –•– The Isley Brothers (T-Neck)-19 24 36 HELLO IT’S ME –•– Todd Rundgren (Bearsville)-7 25 38 IF YOU’RE READY (Come Go With Me) –•– The Staple Singers (Stax)-4 26 21 SUMMER (The First Time) –•– Bobby Goldsboro (United Artists)-13 27 33 OOH BABY –•– Gilbert O’Sullivan (MAM)-6 28 26 HURTS SO GOOD –•– Millie Jackson (Spring)-11 29 59 LEAVE ME ALONE (Ruby Red Dress) –•– Helen Reddy (Capitol)-3 30 18 LET’S GET IT ON –•– Marvin Gaye (Tamla)-19 31 25 YES WE CAN CAN –•– The Pointer Sisters (Blue Thumb)-14 32 62 LET ME SERENADE YOU –•– Three Dog Night (Dunhill)-4 33 23 HIGHER GROUND –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-14 34 42 ROCKIN’ ROLL BABY –•– The Stylistics (Avco)-5 35 30 LOVES ME LIKE A ROCK –•– Paul Simon (with the Dixie Hummingbirds) (Columbia)-16 36 35 CHECK IT OUT –•– Tavares (Capitol)-9 37 46 THE JOKER –•– The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)-5 38 43 SWEET UNDERSTANDING LOVE –•– The Four Tops (Dunhill)-6 39 65 COME GET TO THIS –•– Marvin Gaye (Tamla)-3 40 54 NEVER, NEVER GONNA GIVE YA UP –•– Barry White (20th Century)-4 OFF THE CHARTS 42 40 FRIENDS / CHAPEL OF LOVE –•– Bette Midler (Atlantic)-8 44 34 WE’RE AN AMERICAN BAND –•– Grand Funk (Capitol)-17 45 31 ECSTASY –•– The Ohio Players (Westbound)-15 46 29 BASKETBALL JONES FEATURING TYRONE SHOELACES –•– Cheech and Chong (Ode)-11 55 39 FUNKY STUFF –•– Kool and the Gang (De-Lite)-11 64 37 JESSE –•– Roberta Flack (Atlantic)-9 POWER PLAYS 41 51 BE –•– Neil Diamond (Columbia)-4 43 44 NEVER LET YOU GO –•– Bloodstone (London)-10 48 58 D’YER MAK’ER –•– Led Zeppelin (Atlantic)-5 49 50 COUNTRY SUNSHINE –•– Dottie West (RCA)-8 50 52 SAIL AROUND THE WORLD –•– David Gates (Elektra)-5 DEBUTS THIS WEEK 79 — TIME IN A BOTTLE –•– Jim Croce (ABC)-1 82 — KEEP YOUR HEAD TO THE SKY –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (Columbia)-1 83 — TELL HER SHE’S LOVELY –•– El Chicano (MCA)-1 87 — LET ME BE THERE –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-1 89 — SMARTY PANTS –•– First Chioce (Philly Groove)-1 93 — IT’S ALL OVER –•– The Independents (Wand)-1 94 — I FOUND SUNSHINE –•– The Chi-Lites (Brunswick)-1 96 — THIS TIME I’M GONE FOR GOOD –•– Bobby “Blue” Bland (Dunhill)-1 97 — BABY COME CLOSE –•– Smokey Robinson (Tamla)-1 98 — RIVER –•– Joe Simon (Spring)-1 99 — A SONG I’D LIKE TO SING –•– Kris Kristofferson and Rita Coolidge (A&M)-1 100 — COME LIVE WITH ME –•– Ray Charles (Crossover)-1