EVERY BILLBOARD HOT 100 SINGLE 1970: #601: ” BLACK NIGHT”- DEEP PURPLE

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Every Billboard Hot 100 Single 1970: #601: ” Black Night” -Deep Purple. December 5, 1970.

  • Single: ” Black Night”- Deep Purple
  • Record Company- Warner Bros
  • Genre: Rock
  • Written by Ritchie Blackmore, Ian Gillan, Roger Glover, Jon Lord and Ian Paice
  • Time: 2:58
  • B-side:” Into The Fire”
  • Grade: B
  • Peaked at #66 6 weeks in Billboard Hot 100.

While it wasn’t a hit in the US- “Black Night” was the biggest hit Deep Purple had in the UK- peaking at #2. Deep Purple from 1968-85 had 8 Hot 100 singles with 3 making the Top 40. Their biggest hit in the US was “Smoke On The Water” #4 in 1973.