Survey courtesy Bill Danning

THIS WEEK                            APRIL 12, 1971                              LAST WEEK

  1. She's A Lady                                     Tom Jones-Parrot   1
 2. Eighteen                             Alice Cooper-Warner Brothers   4
 3. I Am I Said                                      Neil Diamond-Uni   7
 4. Joy To The World                          Three Dog Night-Dunhill   9
 5. L. A. Goodbye                       Ides Of March-Warner Brothers   5
 6. Just My Imagination                            Temptations- Gordy   2
 7. I Play & Sing                                           Dawn-Bell  13
 8. Another Day                                  Paul McCartney-Apple   3
 9. If                                                  Bread-Electra  14
10. Me And You And A Dog Named Boo                      Lobo-Big Tree  15
11. Never Can Say Goodbye                         Jackson Five-Motown  18
12. Put Your Hand In The Hand                        Ocean-Kama Sutra  17
13. Stay Awhile                                     The Bells-Polydor  22
14. No Love At All                               B. J. Thomas-Scepter  16
15. Chick-A-Boom                              Daddy Dewdrop-Sunflower  23
16. What's Going On?                                Marvin Gaye-Tamla   6
17. Love Her Madly                                      Doors-Electra  25
18. One Toke Over The Line                Brewer & Shipley-Kama Sutra   8
19. Dream Baby                                  Glen Campbell-Capitol  21
20. What Is Life?                               George Harrison-Apple  11
21. We Can Work It Out                            Stevie Wonder-Tamla  10
22. Love Story (Where Do I Begin?)             Andy Williams-Columbia  12
23. Power To The People                             John Lennon-Apple  24
24. Wild World                                        Cat Stevens-A&M  26
25. I Don't Blame You At All     Smokey Robinson & The Miracles-Tamla HPB
26. Sweet & Innocent                                 Donny Osmond-MGM HPB
27. Friends                                            Elton John-Uni HPB
28. Here Comes The Sun                              Richie Havens-MGM HPB
29. Me And Bobby McGee                          Janis Joplin-Columbia  19
30. Doesn't Somebody Want To Be Wanted          Partridge Family-Bell  20


Treat Her Like A Lady    Cornelius Brothers & Sister Kate*-United Artists
I'll Meet You Halfway                               Partridge Family-Bell
I Love You For All Seasons                                     Fuzz-Calla

*Did they really have a sister named Kate. Just another typo.


 1. Pearl                                           Janis Joplin-Columbia
 2. If Only I Could Remember My Name                David Crosby-Atlantic
 3. Cry Of Love                                      Jimi Hendrix-Reprise
 4. Jesus Christ Superstar                          Various Artists-Decca
 5. Golden Biscuits                               Three Dog Night-Dunhill
 6. Love Story                              Original Soundtrack-Paramount
 7. Emerson, Lake & Palmer               Emerson, Lake & Palmer-Cotillion
 8. Tea For The Tillerman                               Cat Stevens-A & M
 9. Chicago III                                          Chicago-Columbia
10. Up To Date                                      Partridge Family-Bell

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