AMERICAN TOP 40-THE 70’S- WEEK OF JANUARY 17, 1973

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American Top 40- The 70’s- Week Of January 17, 1973. An exceptional week and my favorite song out of this strong bunch of hits- is at #1- “Superstition” by Stevie Wonder.

1 2 SUPERSTITION –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-11 (1 week at #1) (1) A+
2 1 YOU’RE SO VAIN –•– Carly Simon (Elektra)-9 (1) A+
3 4 CROCODILE ROCK –•– Elton John (MCA)-8 (3) B-
4 5 YOUR MAMA DON’T DANCE –•– Kenny Loggins and Jim Messina (Columbia)-12 (4) B-
5 9 WHY CAN’T WE LIVE TOGETHER –•– Timmy Thomas (Glades)-10 (5)B
6 3 ME AND MRS. JONES –•– Billy Paul (Philadelphia International)-13 (1) A+
7 10 OH, BABE, WHAT WOULD YOU SAY –•– Hurricane Smith (Capitol)-9 (7) C
8 13 TROUBLE MAN –•– Marvin Gaye (Tamla)-7 (8) A
9 6 ROCKIN’ PNEUMONIA – BOOGIE WOOGIE FLU –•– Johnny Rivers (United Artists)-17 (6) B
10 15 THE WORLD IS A GHETTO –•– War (United Artists)-11 (10) A

11 12 HI, HI, HI –•– Wings (Apple)-7 (11) A
12 8 SUPERFLY –•– Curtis Mayfield (Curtom)-11 (8) A+
13 18 DO IT AGAIN –•– Steely Dan (ABC)-11 (13) A+
14 7 CLAIR –•– Gilbert O’Sullivan (MAM)-14 (2) B
15 14 DON’T LET ME BE LONELY TONIGHT –•– James Taylor (Warner Brothers)-9 (14)B
16 17 I WANNA BE WITH YOU –•– The Raspberries (Capitol)-10 (16)A
17 22 DANCING IN THE MOONLIGHT –•– King Harvest (Perception)-14 (17)A
18 19 LOVE JONES –•– Brighter Side Of Darkness (20th Century)-8 (18) B
19 11 FUNNY FACE –•– Donna Fargo (Dot)-18 (5)B
20 26 DON’T EXPECT ME TO BE YOUR FRIEND –•– Lobo (Big Tree)-5 (20)C

21 23 SEPARATE WAYS –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-9 (21) B
22 25 ROCKY MOUNTAIN HIGH –•– John Denver (RCA)-10 (22) A-
23 31 COULD IT BE I’M FALLING IN LOVE –•– The Spinners (Atlantic)-5 (23)A
24 21 PIECES OF APRIL –•– Three Dog Night (Dunhill)-11 (19) B
25 28 DADDY’S HOME –•– Jermaine Jackson (Motown)-8 (25) C
26 29 JAMBALAYA (On the Bayou) –•– The Blue Ridge Rangers (Fantasy)-9 (26)A
27 30 YOU TURN ME ON, I’M A RADIO –•– Joni Mitchell (Asylum)-12 (27)A
28 20 LIVING IN THE PAST –•– Jethro Tull (Chrysalis)-13 (11)A
29 27 SMOKE GETS IN YOUR EYES –•– Blue Haze (A&M)-12 (27)C
30 34 DREIDEL –•– Don McLean (United Artists)-6 (30)B

31 16 KEEPER OF THE CASTLE –•– The Four Tops (Dunhill)-12 (10)B
32 36 DO YOU WANT TO DANCE –•– Bette Midler (Atlantic)-6 (32) C
33 35 REELIN’ & ROCKIN’ –•– Chuck Berry (Chess)-9 (33)A
34 43 LAST SONG –•– Edward Bear (Capitol)-7 (34) C
35 37 HARRY HIPPIE / SWEET CAROLINE (Good Times Never Seemed So Good) –•– Bobby Womack and Peace (United Artists)-17 (35) B
36 24 IT NEVER RAINS IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA –•– Albert Hammond (Mums)-15 (5)A
37 61 LOVE TRAIN –•– The O’Jays (Philadelphia International)-2 (37)A+
38 32 SITTING –•– Cat Stevens (A&M)-11 (16)A
39 42 LOOKING THROUGH THE EYES OF LOVE –•– The Partridge Family (Starring Shirley Jones and Featuring David Cassidy) (Bell)-7 (39) C+
40 40 I’LL BE YOUR SHELTER (In Time Of Storm) –•– Luther Ingram (KoKo)-9 (40)B-

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