AMERICAN TOP 40 REPLAY- MARCH 31, 1973

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American Top 40 replay on the 70’s on 7 this weekend is from the week of March 31, 1093- a pretty good week. Looking it over I have nearly half -18 of the 40 hits in the A range. Of course there was one bad apple-named Donny.

1 2 KILLING ME SOFTLY WITH HIS SONG –•– Roberta Flack (Atlantic)-10 (5 weeks at #1) (1) A
2 3 ALSO SPRACH ZARATHUSTRA (2001) –•– Deodato (CTI)-9 (2) C
3 4 NEITHER ONE OF US (Wants To Be the First To Say Goodbye) –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Soul)-10 (3) A
4 1 LOVE TRAIN –•– The O’Jays (Philadelphia International)-11 (1) A
5 10 AIN’T NO WOMAN (Like the One I Got) –•– The Four Tops (Dunhill)-9 (5) A
6 9 BREAK UP TO MAKE UP –•– The Stylistics (Avco)-8 (6) A
7 5 LAST SONG –•– Edward Bear (Capitol)-16 (3) C
8 8 DANNY’S SONG –•– Anne Murray (Capitol)-13 (8) B
9 11 SING –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-6 (9) B+
10 16 THE NIGHT THE LIGHTS WENT OUT IN GEORGIA –•– Vicki Lawrence (Bell)-8 (10) B

11 13 CALL ME (Come Back Home) –•– Al Green (Hi)-7 (11) A+
12 7 DUELING BANJOS –•– Deliverance (Eric Weissberg and Steve Mandell) (Warner Brothers)-12 (2) A+
13 19 TIE A YELLOW RIBBON ROUND THE OLE OAK TREE –•– Dawn Featuring Tony Orlando (Bell)-7 (13) B-
14 6 THE COVER OF “ROLLING STONE” –•– Dr. Hook and the Medicine Show (Columbia)-18 (6) B
15 15 AUBREY –•– Bread (Elektra)-9 (15) B
16 17 DEAD SKUNK –•– Loudon Wainwright III (Columbia)-10 (16) B
17 20 SPACE ODDITY –•– David Bowie (RCA)-10 (17) A+
18 22 MASTERPIECE –•– The Temptations (Gordy)-6 (18) B
19 24 STIR IT UP –•– Johnny Nash (Epic)-8 (19) A
20 21 HUMMINGBIRD –•– Seals and Crofts (Warner Brothers)-11 (20 C+

21 26 THE CISCO KID –•– War (United Artists)-5 (21) A
22 12 I’M JUST A SINGER (In a Rock and Roll Band) –•– The Moody Blues (Threshold)-9 (12) B
23 29 THE TWELFTH OF NEVER –•– Donny Osmond (MGM)-5 (23) F
24 14 COULD IT BE I’M FALLING IN LOVE –•– The Spinners (Atlantic)-14 (4) A
25 32 LITTLE WILLY –•– The Sweet (Bell)-11 (25) A
26 30 PEACEFUL –•– Helen Reddy (Capitol)-9 (26) C
27 23 BIG CITY MISS RUTH ANN –•– Gallery (Sussex)-14 (23) C
28 18 DADDY’S HOME –•– Jermaine Jackson (Motown)-17 (9) C
29 56 YOU ARE THE SUNSHINE OF MY LIFE –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-3 (29)A
30 25 DO YOU WANT TO DANCE –•– Bette Midler (Atlantic)-15 (17) C+

31 41 WALK ON THE WILD SIDE –•– Lou Reed (RCA)-7 (31)A+
32 36 COOK WITH HONEY –•– Judy Collins (Elektra)-8 (32) B-
33 34 MASTER OF EYES (The Deepness Of Your Eyes) –•– Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)-8 (33)A-
34 48 STUCK IN THE MIDDLE WITH YOU –•– Stealers Wheel (A&M)-5 (34)A+
35 31 KISSING MY LOVE –•– Bill Withers (Sussex)-9 (31) B-
36 50 DRIFT AWAY –•– Dobie Gray (Decca)-6 (36) A+
37 38 ONE LESS SET OF FOOTSTEPS –•– Jim Croce (ABC)-9 (37) B+
38 39 A LETTER TO MYSELF –•– The Chi-Lites (Brunswick)-8 (38) A
39 45 WILDFLOWER –•– Skylark (Capitol)-7 (39)B
40 40 DAISY A DAY –•– Jud Strunk (MGM)-7 (40) C

13 responses to “AMERICAN TOP 40 REPLAY- MARCH 31, 1973

  1. Its kind of odd not to have an ex Beatle, Who, or Stones record in the charts around this time.
    Pretty good top 40

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