Survey courtesy Bill Danning

THIS WEEK                            MARCH 22, 1971                              LAST WEEK

  1. Just My Imagination                              Temptations-Gordy   5
 2. She's A Lady                                      Tom Jones-Parrot   3
 3. What's Going On?                                 Marvin Gaye-Tamla   6
 4. Doesn't Somebody Want To Be Wanted           Partridge Family-Bell   1
 5. One Take Over The Line                 Brewer & Shipley-Kama Sutra   8
 6. What Is Life?                                George Harrison-Apple  11
 7. Me And Bobby McGee                           Janis Joplin-Columbia   2
 8. For All We Know                                     Carpenters-A&M   4
 9. Blue Money                            Van Morrison-Warner Brothers   7
10. Help Me Make It Through The Night                 Sammi Smith-Mega  15
11. L. A. Goodbye                        Ides Of March-Warner Brothers  19
12. Another Day                                   Paul McCartney-Apple  23
13. Free                                              Chicago-Columbia  17
14. Loves, Lines, Angles & Rhymes                 Fifth Dimension-Bell   9
15. Oye Como Va                                       Santana-Columbia  18
16. Eighteen                              Alice Cooper-Warner Brothers  30
17. We Can Work It Out                             Stevie Wonder-Tamla  28
18. Amos Moses                                       Jerry Reed-R.C.A.  13
19. Mama's Pearl                                   Jackson Five-Motown  10
20. (Theme From) Love Story                       Henry Mancini-R.C.A.  12
21. Proud Mary                               Ike & Tina Turner-Liberty  14
22. If You Could Read My Mind                Gordon Lightfoot- Reprise  16
23. Love Story (Where Do I Begin?)              Andy Williams-Columbia  27
24. You're All I Need To Get By               Aretha Franklin-Atlantic  29
25. Have You Ever Seen The Rain          Creedence Clearwater- Fantasy  20
26. I Am .. I Said                                    Neil Diamond-Uni HPB
27. If                                                   Bread-Electra HPB
28. Joy To The World                           Three Dog Night-Dunhill HPB
29. Put Your Hand In The Hand                         Ocean-Kama Sutra HPB
30. Me And You And A Dog Named Boo                       Lobo-Big Tree HPB


Never Can Say Goodbye                                  Jackson Five-Motown

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