BILLBOARD TOP HIT SINGLES 1970
 
1 Simon and Garfunkel   Bridge Over Troubled Water
2 Carpenters   (They Long To Be) Close To You
3 Guess Who   American Woman / No Sugar Tonight
4 B.J. Thomas   Raindrops Keep Fallin’ On My Head
5 Edwin Starr   War
6 Diana Ross   Ain’t No Mountain High Enough
7 Jackson 5   I’ll Be There
8 Rare Earth   Get Ready
9 Beatles   Let It Be
10 Freda Payne   Band Of Gold
11 Three Dog Night   Mama Told Me (Not To Come)
12 Ray Stevens   Everything Is Beautiful
13 Bread   Make It With You
14 Vanity Fair   Hitchin’ A Ride
15 Jackson 5   ABC
16 Jackson 5   The Love You Save / I Found That Girl
17 Neil Diamond   Cracklin’ Rose
18 Dawn   Candida
19 Sly and The Family Stone   Thank You (Fallettin Me Be Mice Elf Again) / Everybody Is A Star
20 Eric Burdon and War   Spill The Wine
21 Five Stairsteps and Cubie   O-o-h Child / Dear Prudence
22 Norman Greenbaum   Spirit In The Sky
23 Melanie and The Edwin Hawkins Singers   Lay Down (Candles In The Rain)
24 Temptations   Ball Of Confusion (That’s What The World Is Today)
25 Moments   Love On A Two Way Street
26 Poppy Family   Which Way You Goin’ Billy?
27 Free   All Right Now
28 Jackson 5   I Want You Back
29 Bobby Sherman   Julie, Do Ya Love Me
30 Sugarloaf   Green-eyed Lady
31 Stevie Wonder   Signed Sealed, Delivered (I’m Yours)
32 Blues Image   Ride Captain Ride
33 Shocking Blue   Venus
34 John Ono Lennon   Instant Karma (We All Shine On)
35 Clarence Carter   Patches
36 Creedence Clearwater Revival   Lookin’ Out My Back Door / Long As I Can See The Light
37 Brook Benton   Rainy Night In Georgia
38 Kenny Rogers and The First Edition   Something’s Burning
39 Chairmen Of The Board   Give Me Just A Little More Time
40 Edison Lighthouse   Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes)
41 Beatles   The Long And Winding Road / For You Blue
42 Anne Murray   Snowbird
43 Marmalade   Reflections Of My Life
44 Eddie Holman   Hey There Lonely Girl
45 Jaggerz   The Rapper
46 Hollies   He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother
47 Alive and Kicking   Tighter, Tighter
48 Badfinger   Come And Get It
49 Simon and Garfunkel   Cecelia
50 Charles Wright and The Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band   Love Land
51 Tyrone Davis   Turn Back The Hands Of Time
52 Kinks   Lola
53 Mungo Jerry   In The Summertime
54 R. Dean Taylor   Indiana Wants Me
55 Rare Earth   (I Know) I’m Losing You
56 Bobby Sherman   Easy Come, Easy Go
57 Charles Wright and The Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band   Express Yourself
58 Four Tops   Still Water (Love)
59 Chicago   Make Me Smile
60 Frijid Pink   House Of The Rising Sun
61 Chicago   25 Or 6 To 4
62 White Plains   My Baby Loves Lovin’
63 Friends Of Distinction   Love Or Let Me Be Lonely
64 Brotherhood Of Man   United We Stand
65 Carpenters   We’ve Only Just Begun
66 Mark Lindsay   Arizona
67 James Taylor   Fire And Rain
68 Gene Chandler   Groovy Situation
69 Santana   Evil Ways
70 Guess Who   No Time
71 Delfonics   Didn’t I (Blow Your Mind This Time)
72 Elvis Presley   The Wonder Of You / Mama Liked The Roses
73 Creedence Clearwater Revival   Up Around The Bend / Run Through The Jungle
74 Ronnie Dyson   (If You Let Me Make Love To You Then) Why Can’t I Touch You
75 B.J. Thomas   I Just Can’t Help Believing
76 Spinners   It’s A Shame
77 Bobbi Martin   For The Love Of Him
78 Mountain   Mississippi Queen
79 Ike and Tina Turner   I Want To Take You Higher
80 Joe Cocker   The Letter
81 Tee Set   Ma Belle Amie
82 Originals   The Bells
83 Christie   Yellow River
84 100 Proof Aged In Soul   Somebody’s Been Sleeping
85 Ides Of March   Vehicle
86 Pipkins   Gimme Dat Ding
87 Robin Mcnamara   Lay A Little Lovin’ On Me
88 Supremes   Up The Ladder To The Roof
89 Creedence Clearwater Revival   Travelin’ Band / Who’ll Stop The Rain
90 Sandpipers   Come Saturday Morning
91 Temptations   Psychedelic Shack
92 Tom Jones   Without Love (There Is Nothing)
93 Pacific Gas and Electric   Are You Ready?
94 Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young   Woodstock
95 Dionne Warwick   I’ll Never Fall In Love Again
96 New Seekers   Look What They’ve Done To My Song Ma
97 Joe South   Walk A Mile In My Shoes
98 B.B. King   The Thrill Is Gone
99 Glen Campbell   It’s Only Make Believe
100 Aretha Franklin   Call Me