Every Billboard Hot 100 Single 1970: #578: “Border Song [ Holy Moses}- Aretha Franklin. November 21, 1970.
- Single:” Border Song [Holy Moses}- Aretha Franklin
- Record Company- Atlantic
- Genre: Soul
- Written by Elton John and Bernie Taupin
- Time: 3:20
- B-side:”You And Me}
- Album- Young, Gifted and Black
- Grade: A-
- Peaked at #37 7 weeks in Billboard Hot 100.
Aretha Franklin- Queen of Soul- was born in Memphis in 1942- but raised in Detroit. From 1961-98 she had 73 Hot 100 singles. Her biggest hit was her signature song- her cover of Otis Redding’s “Respect”- #1 in 1967. “Border Song” was a cover of the Elton John song which came out earlier in the year. Elton’s single only went to #92.