BILLBOARD TOP 40 HITS 1971: #107: ‘ I DON’T WANT TO DO WRONG’- GLADYS KNIGHT AND THE PIPS

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Billboard Top 40 Hits 1971: #`107: ‘ I Don’t Want To Do Wrong’- Gladys Knight And The Pips. June 5, 1971.

  • Single: ‘ I Don’t Want To Do Wrong’- Gladys Knight And The Pips
  • Record Company- Soul
  • Genre: Soul
  • Written by Johnny Bristol, Gladys Knight, Merald Knight, William Guest, Katherine Anderson-Schaffner
  • Time: 3:15
  • B-side: ‘Is There A Place [In His Heart For Me]
  • Album- If I Were Your Woman
  • Grade: A
  • Peaked at #17 11 weeks in Billboard Hot 100.

Gladys Knight and The Pips and R&B family group from Atlanta had been on the charts since their first hit in 1961-but in 1971 were about to enter their prime years as hit makers- they would score 5 top 5 hits in 1973-74 with the biggest one being a #1 ‘Midnight Train To Georgia” in 1973.