Every Billboard Hot 100 Single- 1970- January 3, 1970.
- Single: “Blowing Away”- The 5th Dimension.
- Record Company- Soul City
- Genre: Soul
- Written by Laura Nyro
- Time: 2:30
- B-side:”Skinny Man”
- Album-“The Age Of Aquarius
- Grade: B-
- Peaked at #21 spent 9 weeks on the Billboard Hot 100.
The 5th Dimension a vocal pop group out of Los Angeles featuring Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis Jr- had 30 Hot 100 singles with 19 making the Top 40. Their two #1 hits came in 1969- “Aquarius/ Let The Sun Shine In” and “Wedding Bell Blues.” ‘Blowing Away” written by Laura Nyro was on her debut album from 1967 “More Than A New Discovery.” The musicians who backed up The 5th Dimension on most of their recordings was the famous Wrecking Crew.