EVERY BILLBOARD HOT 100 SINGLE 1970: #286: ” STEAL AWAY”- JOHNNIE TAYLOR

Johnnie Taylor - Steal Away / Friday Night (1970, Vinyl) | Discogs

Every Billboard Hot 100 Single 1970: #286: “Steal Away”- Johnnie Taylor. June 6, 1970.

  • Single: “Steal Away”- Johnnie Taylor
  • Record Company- Stax
  • Genre: Soul
  • Written by Jimmy Hughes
  • Time: 3:15
  • B-side: “Friday Night”
  • Album- Greatest Hits Vol.1
  • Grade: B-
  • Peaked at #37 10 weeks in the Billboard Hot 100.

Johnnie Taylor- “The Soul Philosopher”- had 21 Hot 100 singles from 1963-77 with 10 making the Top 40. His biggest hit came towards the end of that run “Disco Lady” #1 1976. Taylor was born in Crawfordville, Arkansas in 1938 and died of a heart attack in 2000 at the age of 62.

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