EVERY BILLBOARD HOT 100 SINGLE 1970: #505: ” AMERICA/ STANDING [MEDLEY]- THE FIVE STAIRSTEPS

The Five Stairsteps* - America/Standing / Because I Love You (1970, Vinyl)  | Discogs

Every Billboard Hot 100 Single 1970: #505: ” America/ Standing [Medley}- The Five Stairsteps. October 10, 1970.

  • Single: “America/ Standing [Medley}- The Five Stairsteps
  • Record Company- Buddah
  • Genre: Soul
  • Written by Larry Byrom, Jerry Edmonton, John Kay, Nick St. Nicholas, Stan Vincent
  • Time: 2:37
  • B-side: “Because I Love You”
  • Album- Our Family Portrait
  • Grade: B
  • Peaked at #84 2 weeks in the Billboard Hot 100.

The Five Stairsteps were and R&B vocal group from Chicago. They were produced by Curtis Mayfield. They had 17 Hot 100 singles with only 1 making the Top 40- that was a big one “O-O-Child”- #8 1970.