A month in a life – March 1971

All tracks released in March 1971 unless otherwise indicated

* : New entry Record Retailer chart

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 Love story (Where do I begin) (02/71) Shirley Bassey *
2 If not for you Bob Dylan
3 One toke over the line Brewer & Shipley
4 Days of the looking glass Anne Murray
5 Sweet baby James Tom Rush
6 Brand new day Al Kooper
7 Love the one you're with (02/71) Stephen Stills *
8 Everyday Chilliwack
9 Midnight rider Allman brothers band
10 Other side of life Christian
11 Mary, won't you warm my bed Colin Blunstone
12 My little one (02/71) Marmalade *
13 Morning of our lives Arkade
14 I'll give you the earth (11/70) Keith Michell *
15 Gypsy woman (10/70) Brian Hyland *
16 Keep the customer satisfied Gary Puckett
17 Come on love Jerry Naylor
18 It's a thing called love Shillingford Mill
19 It happened today Curved air
20 Witchwood (later withdrawn) Strawbs
21 I am free Eastwood
22 Don't you never Legend
23 Hang on to your life Guess who
24 I'm a bum Gloomys
25 Betty, Betty bye bye Mumma Bear
26 Reach out your hand Brotherhood of man
27 Hot love (EP) (02/71) T. Rex # 1
28 Sweet little woman Gumm
29 There's no more corn on the brasos Walkers (NL)
30 A good year for the roses George Jones
31 Bed of Rose's Statler brothers
32 Dream baby (How long must I dream) Glen Campbell *
33 Cried like a baby Bobby Sherman
34 Nickel song New Seekers
35 Go pray for tomorrow Rosetta Hightower
36 Rainbow (I love you) New Inspiration
37 Bridget the midget (02/71) Ray Stevens *
38 Love on borrowed time Maxine Nightingale
39 Cherish what is dear to you Freda Payne *
40 Give me love Flirtations
41 You shouldn't have set my soul on fire Inez Foxx
42 Together we can make such sweet music Motown Spinners
43 Hey blackman Eddie Robinson
44 These are the J.B.'s part 1 J.B.'s
45 You could have been a lady (01/71) Hot Chocolate *
46 Baby jump Mungo Jerry # 1
47 Free Chicago
48 House of the king Focus
49 Man of many faces Christie
50 Time is now Jericho Jones
51 Mocking bird Barclay James Harvest
52 Power to the people John Lennon & Plastic Ono band *
53 Alright now Steve Gibbons
54 The creeper Charlie Ace & Upsetters
55 Hey Mr. Holy man (UK single version) Kiss Inc.
56 Dragonfly Fleetwood Mac
57 Problem child Mark Lindsay
58 One bad thing New horizon
59 Take your love Steve Ellis
60 Hot pants Salvage
61 Put your hand in the hand Ocean
62 Funny funny (01/71) Sweet *
63 Jack in the box Clodagh Rodgers *
64 Something old, something new (02/71) Fantastics *
65 Love story (Where do I begin) (02/71) Andy Williams *
66 I will drink the wine (02/71) Frank Sinatra *
67 There goes my everything Elvis Presley *
68 If not for you (02/71) Olivia Newton John *
69 Have you ever seen the rain (01/71) Creedence Clearwater Revival *
70 Hey tonight (01/71) Creedence Clearwater Revival *
71 Tokaido lines Portrait
72 Here comes the sun Richie Havens
73 Telephone girl Assagai
74 Finding my way home Avalanche
75 Fresh as a daisy Emitt Rhodes
76 The shape I'm in the Band
77 We'll fly you to the promised land Les Humpries singers
78 A rose by any other name Drifters
79 Let's say goodbye tomorrow Jimmy Ruffin
80 Do me right Detroit Emeralds
81 Double Barrel (08/70) Dave & Ansil Collins *
82 Love story (Where do I begin) Ray Conniff singers
83 Lady in black (promo – release cancelled) Uriah heep

A month in a life – Feb 1971

All tracks released in February 1971 unless otherwise indicated

* : New entry Record Retailer chart

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 Stop I don't want to hear it anymore Melanie
2 Indian summer Audience
3 Another day Paul McCartney *
4 Thank your lucky star Labi Siffre
5 Rose garden (01/71) New World *
6 Who put the lights out (01/71) Dana *
7 I'll be home Vikki Carr
8 Theme from "Love story" Henry Mancini Orchestra
9 Oh me oh my B.J. Thomas
10 Say the right things Driftwood
11 Moonbeams Baskin & Copperfield
12 Two hearts are better than one Fitz & Dennis
13 Wake me I am dreaming Dave Munden
14 If you would stay Roger James Cooke
15 Song for Jimmy Wolfrilla
16 Sing fool sing Titanic
17 Inside looking out (33 rpm single) (01/71) Grand Funk railroad *
18 Delta lady Leon Russell
19 When you dance I can really love you Neil Young
20 Love to love you Caravan
21 D.O.A. Bloodrock
22 Tomorrow night (09/70) Atomic rooster *
23 Flash Duke of Burlington
24 Our house Onyx
25 My baby's gone Axiom
26 Hot love (EP) T. Rex *
27 Get on the right road Gary Wright
28 Chestnut mare (UK single edit) (01/71) Byrds *
29 The green green grass is dying Morning glory
30 Silver moon Michael Nesmith & First national band
31 My sweet Lord (01/71) George Harrison # 1
32 I was wondering Poppy Family
33 Chains and things B.B. King
34 Theme from "Love story" Peter Nero
35 I think I love you (11/70) Partridge family *
36 Every little move she makes White plains
37 My kind of music Marzipan
38 Birdie Soulful dynamics
39 Waldo P. Emerson Jones Pickettywitch
40 One bad apple Osmonds
41 If I ever get to you Rod Demick & Herbie Armstrong
42 Gypsy queen part 1 Gypsy (a.k.a. American gypsy)
43 I'm not my brother's keeper Flaming ember
44 Where you going to run to now Dobie Gillis
45 Everything's Tuesday Chairmen Of The Board *
46 Stop the war Edwin Starr *
47 Desdemona Searchers
48 Little miss goody two shoes Tommy Roe
49 Ra-ta-ta Rotation
50 Bye bye Bob Broken Consort
51 Decimal song Wilfred Brambell
52 I love you too much to lose you Simon Oates
53 When I was a freeport and you were the main drag Laura Nyro
54 I wanna be famous like my dad Vaughan Thomas
55 Wake me I am dreaming Love affair ft Auguste Eadon
56 Sweet Caroline (RR – 1969) Neil Diamond *
57 Here comes that rainy day feeling again Fortunes
58 Theme from "Love story" Baker street Philharmonic
59 Sally sunshine Miki Antony
60 Easy come easy go Mama Cass Elliot
61 Rose garden (01/71) Lynn Anderson *
62 Welcome to the world of love and laughter Petticoat and Vine
63 Angel baby Dusk
64 Singing a new song Freddie Waters
65 Forget me not (01/71) Martha Reeves & Vandellas *
66 I wanna thank you girl John Schroeder
67 Because I love you Master apprentices
68 Baby jump (01/71) Mungo Jerry *
69 Love it is Satisfaction
70 Wooly bully Canned heat
71 Nervous shakin' Kansas hook
72 Strange kind of woman Deep purple *
73 Walking (01/71) C.C.S. *

A month in a life – Jan 1971

All tracks released in January 1971 unless otherwise indicated

* : New entry Record Retailer chart

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 Back to the river Damnation of Adam Blessing
2 Holy holy David Bowie
3 No matter what (11/70) Badfinger *
4 Apache drop out (11/70) Edgar Broughton Band *
5 I hear you knocking (10/70) Dave Edmunds' Rockpile # 1
6 Susie Mousetrap
7 Temptation eyes Grass roots
8 The good times are comin' Mama Cass Elliot
9 Faithful Marvin, Welch & Farrar
10 Coat of many colours Family dogg
11 Hold on to what you've got Bill & Buster
12 Watching Scotty grow Bobby Goldsboro
13 Fool on the hill (11/70) Shirley Bassey *
14 One less bell to answer 5th Dimension
15 You don't have to say you love me Elvis Presley *
16 Santa Lija (Sogno d'amore) Engelbert Humperdinck
17 Alison please Chris Kelly
18 Got to believe in love Lulu
19 The rain came Johnny Maestro
20 Stealing moments from another woman's life Glass house
21 Funky Chambers brothers
22 Ain't nothin' but a houseparty (RR – 1968) Showstoppers *
23 Rock me in the cradle Tracy
24 Heavy makes you happy (11/70) Bobby Bloom *
25 Sunny honey girl Cliff Richard *
26 Lotti Lotti MacArthur park
27 Lovin' la la Linus & the little people
28 Are you ready Andwella's dream
29 Who am I? Chameleon
30 Blind eye Wishbone ash
31 Spoiler Haystacks Balboa
32 Sarabande Beggars opera
33 Celebration Argent
34 Blue eyes in paradise Madrigal
35 Lovely lady The dog that bit people
36 Mama mama James Anderson
37 My sweet Lord George Harrison # 1
38 Stoney end (11/70) Barbra Streisand *
39 Candida (07/70) Dawn *
40 Sweet Caroline Anthony Armstrong Jones
41 Got love on my mind Perry Ford
42 Your song Elton John *
43 For the good times Ray Price
44 It's impossible Perry Como *
45 Rupert (11/70) Jackie Lee *
46 It's up to you, Petula Edison Lighthouse *
47 Spider Jefferson
48 Sally go round the roses Donna Gaines [Donna Summer]
49 Them changes Buddy Miles
50 I can't get next to you Al Green
51 It's all-in the mind Clarence Carter
52 You just can't win (by making that same mistake) Gene [Chandler] & Jerry [Butler]
53 Falling in and out of love Johnny Nash
54 Do the push and pull part 1 Rufus Thomas
55 Groove me King Floyd
56 It's the same old song (12/70) Weathermen (Jonathan King) *
57 Hold on it's coming (Take 1) Country Joe McDonald
58 Something to make you happy Cass Elliot & Dave Mason
59 Hello darkness Shocking blue
60 Right wheel, left hammer sham Tremeloes
61 Proud Mary Ike & Tina Turner
62 Resurrection shuffle (11/70) Ashton, Gardner & Dyke *
63 Come round here, I'm the one you need (RR-66) Smokey Robinson & Miracles *
64 Got to believe in love Robin McNamara
65 A child no one wanted Brenda & Tabulations
66 I got to tell somebody Betty Everett
67 Stoned love Supremes *
68 She's a lady Tom Jones *
69 The song of my life Petula Clark *
70 We've only just begun (11/70) Carpenters *
71 Underground girl Colin Hare
72 Carolina day Livingston Taylor
73 We're going wrong Bryan Evans
74 The way you look tonight (11/70) Edward Woodward *
75 Las Vegas (10/70) Tony Christie *
76 World of fantasy Stamford bridge
77 Pushbike song (12/70) Mixtures *
78 The elephant song Philwit and Pegasus
79 Snakeskin Julie Felix
80 Baby don't you leave me Julie Rogers
81 Grandad (10/70) Clive Dunn # 1
82 What have they done to my song, Ma Melanie *
83 Singing my song Vikki Carr
84 Where have I been wrong Cats
85 Girl Don Fardon
86 Humming song Tony Burrows
87 Build my world around you Bobby & Dave
88 It was a good time (Rosy's theme) Eydie Gorme

A month in a life – Dec 1970

All tracks released in December 1970 unless otherwise indicated

* : New entry Record Retailer chart

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 The man from Nazareth (10/70) John Paul Joans *
2 Dancing and drinking Plastic people
3 Chirpy chirpy cheep cheep (11/70) Lally Stott
4 Hush Joe South
5 Miss me in the morning Mike D'Abo
6 Apeman (11/70) Kinks *
7 Domino Van Morrison
8 Mad dogs and Englishmen Stone the crows
9 Ain't that tellin' you people Sue and Sunny
10 One mistake Johnny Goodison
11 I don't wanna cry Ronnie Dyson
12 Sweet young thing Twinkle brothers
13 Oh no not my baby Aretha Franklin
14 Baby don't you leave me Carol Woods
15 I'm better off without you (11/70) Main Ingredient
16 From now on Flaming youth
17 You're ready now (RR-1966) Frankie Valli *
18 Thank you very much (Scrooge soundtrack) Albert Finney & Anton Rodgers
19 Jumbleland Anita Harris
20 When there's no love left New Seekers
21 Child of mine Cilla Black
22 I just don't know what to do with myself Gary Puckett
23 Sunday morning coming down Hillsiders
24 Rock and roll hoochie koo Johnny Winter
25 Sleeping in the kitchen (11/70) Mogul Thrash
26 Pyramid Alan Bown
27 I hear you knocking (10/70) Dave Edmunds' Rockpile # 1
28 Peace will come (according to plan) Melanie
29 Jerusalem (10/70) Herb Alpert & Tijuana Brass *
30 Children Eddie Avana
31 Celia of the seals Donovan & Danny Thompson
32 Black magic woman Santana
33 Sound of free Dennis Wilson and Rumbo
34 Suspicion Vivian Stanshall & Gargantuan Chums
35 L'Oiseau Julie Bergen
36 As the years go by Mashmakhan
37 Does anybody really know what time it is? Chicago
38 What'ya gonna do Swegas
39 Broken hearted (10/70) Ken Dodd *
40 Wandering hobo Crispian St. Peters
41 Broomstick cowboy Claudine Longet
42 Tried so hard Flying Burrito brothers
43 Old man Hank Jellybread
44 A Christman song Shawn Phillips
45 Amazing Grace (11/70) Judy Collins *
46 Lonely days (11/70) Bee Gees *
47 The song we used to sing Desmond Dekker
48 Sythetic world Jimmy Cliff
49 Witness to a war Jimmy Powell
50 You got to me (11/70) Miller James
51 Black skin blue eyed boys (11/70) Equals *
52 Hang on Vic Flick sound
53 The news from Spain Al Stewart

A month in a life – Nov 1970

All tracks released in November 1970 unless otherwise indicated

* : New entry Record Retailer chart
[*] : Will chart as re-release in 1972

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 Most of all B.J.Thomas
2 Carolina in my mind (Apple release) James Taylor
3 Butterflies are free Keir Dullea
4 Home lovin' man Andy Williams *
5 This boy Brotherhood of man
6 Dawning of love Devotion
7 Deeper and deeper Freda Payne *
8 It's a shame (10/70) Detroit Spinners *
9 That's the way I want our love Joe Simon
10 Express yourself Charles Wright & Watts 103rd Str. R. band
11 You've got me dangling on a string Chairmen of the board *
12 Check yourself Duprees
13 While you're out looking for sugar Honey cone
14 Rock me in the cradle Penny Lane
15 Evil ways Johnny Mathis
16 When the war is over Long John Baldry
17 You're sailing away Billy Budd
18 And the grass won't pay no mind Mark Lindsay
19 Be my brother Marc Brierley
20 What you want to know Rare bird
21 Memo from Turner Mick Jagger *
22 Wild country Thunderclap newman
23 Revival (Love is everywhere) Allman brothers band
24 Clear white light (Part 2) Lindisfarne
25 Something Templeton twins
26 Lady Barbara (10/70) Herman's Hermits *
27 Baby, I won't let you down (10/70) Pickettywitch *
28 Chelsea morning Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66
29 Country pie Nice
30 One man band Three dog night
31 She keeps giving me these feelings Velvet opera
32 See the light Flame
33 In my chair (10/70) Status Quo *
34 Woodstock (07/70) Matthew's southern comfort # 1
35 Festival D.B.M. & T
36 Something in you Manitoba
37 Baby walk back Gumm
38 Shoot 'em up baby Worth
39 Cracklin' Rosie (09/70) Neil Diamond *
40 Be my baby Andy Kim
41 Indian lady Lou Christie
42 Big leg woman (with a short short mini skirt) Israel "Popper Stopper" Tolbert
43 My own special way Jones girls
44 Blame it on the pony express (10/70) Johnny Johnson & Bandwagon *
45 Stay away from me Major Lance
46 If there's a hell below Curtis Mayfield
47 Heaven help us all (10/70) Stevie Wonder *
48 No, no, no Voices of East Harlem
49 Our house Crosby Stills Nash & Young
50 Fire and rain (10/70) James Taylor *
51 Life Legend
52 Comin' back to me Smith
53 Maggie Redbone
54 Best of both worlds Samantha Jones
55 My prayer (10/70) Gerry Monroe *
56 I've lost you Elvis Presley *
57 Santo Domingo Sandpipers
58 Lucretia Mac Evil Blood, sweat & tears
59 Voodoo Chile (EP) (10/70) Jimi Hendrix Experience # 1
60 I put a spell on you (EP) Demon fuzz
61 Way way down Jawbone
62 Share the land Guess who
63 Can't nobody see my face John Small
64 In a broken dream Python Lee Jackson [*]
65 When I'm dead and gone (10/70) McGuinness Flint *
66 If I ruled the world Buskers
67 The seagull's name was Nelson (08/70) Peter E. Bennett & Co-operation choir *
68 Nothing rhymed (10/70) Gilbert O'Sullivan *
69 Take to the mountains Country coalition
70 Carolina in my mind Crystal Mansion ft Johnny Caswell
71 I'll be there Jackson 5 *
72 Sunset strip Ray Stevens
73 It's only make believe Glen Campbell *
74 Sweet sweetheart Bobby Vee
75 Paradise alley Billy Fury
76 Dear madam Marilyn Powell
77 Grandad (10/70) Clive Dunn *
78 Excerpts from "Tommy" (EP) – Overture Who
79 She's coming back Alfie Khan
80 Spiral staircase Ralph McTell
81 Tears in the morning Beach Boys
82 Burning bridges Mike Curb Congregation
83 I hear you knocking (10/70) Dave Edmunds' Rockpile # 1
84 More good old rock 'n' roll (10/70) Dave Clark five *
85 6 by 6 Earl van Dyke

“A month in a life” – Oct 1970

All tracks released in October 1970 unless otherwise indicated

* : New entry Record Retailer chart
[*] : Will chart as re-issue in 1971
[+] : Originally b side – flipped in Oct 1970

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 Heaven is here (09/70) Julie Felix *
2 Catch the wind Timothy Barclay
3 Julie do ya love me Bobby Sherman *
4 Anytime sunshine Crazy Paving
5 Everything's moving Rich Fever
6 The devil has possession of your mind Flying machine
7 Voodoo rhythm Key Largo
8 Beer drinking woman Judas Jump
9 See me feel me Who
10 Fancy Bobbie Gentry
11 Father & son (A side) Cat Stevens
12 Moonshadow (B side) Cat Stevens [*]
13 Something's wrong New world
14 Love is a funny sort of thing Westwind
15 Venus Samson
16 Gasoline alley bred (09/70) Hollies *
17 Go north (09/70) Richard Barnes *
18 Oh Susanna Silk
19 The witch (07/70) Rattles *
20 Come on and say it Grass roots
21 Green-eyed lady Sugarloaf
22 Daffodil Norman Haynes band
23 Still water (Love) (09/70) Four Tops *
24 Friendship train Gladys Knight & Pips
25 Baby, turn on to me Impressions
26 War Edwin Starr *
27 Band of gold (08/70) Freda Payne # 1
28 If I let you Carol Woods
29 Now be thankful Fairport convention
30 Country girl Brinsley Schwarz
31 Purple song First national nothing ft J. Marks
32 Esmerelda Abel Fletcher
33 One more mile (and darling I'll be home) Kes Wyndham
34 It don't matter to me Bread
35 Think about your children Mary Hopkin *
36 To my father's house Les Humpries singers
37 Baby I need your loving O.C. Smith
38 Somebody's been sleeping 100 proof aged in soul
39 It's wonderful (to be loved by you) Jimmy Ruffin *
40 Part time love Ann Peebles
41 Patches (09/70) Clarence Carter *
42 When you get right down to it Delfonics
43 Montego Bay (09/70) Freddie Notes & The Rudies *
44 Cecelia Simon & Garfunkel
45 Let me bring you up Ron Dante
46 Beautiful second hand man Ginette Reno
47 I've still got my heart, Joe (09/70) [+] Tony Burrows
48 I never had your lovin' Hines, Hines and dad
49 That's where I went wrong Poppy Family
50 Snowbird (08/70) Anne Murray *
51 New world in the morning (09/70) Roger Whittaker *
52 MacArthur park Tony Bennett
53 Day is done Brooklyn bridge
54 Joe Hill Dubliners
55 Shady lady (09/70) Gene Pitney *
56 The way I feel Tony Hazzard
57 Cry me a river Joe Cocker
58 Time to kill Band
59 Vietnam Rose Whichwhat
60 Ride the white swan T. Rex *
61 I can hear you calling Bush
62 Pretty woman (09/70) Juicy Lucy *
63 Ruby is the one Earth & Fire
64 Sittin' on a rainbow Mountain
65 Better by you – better by me Spencer Mac
66 Whole lotta love (09/70) [+] C.C.S. *
67 Indian reservation (RR – 1967) Don Fardon *
68 Jubilation Roger James Cooke
69 After midnight Eric Clapton
70 San Bernadino (09/70) Christie *
71 Angelina [+] Gulliver
72 Mr. Bojangles Nitty gritty dirt band
73 Morning Jack Carter
74 What have they done to my song, ma (06/70) New Seekers *
75 Time waits for no-one Friends of distinction
76 Julie do ya love me White plains *
77 We can make music Tommy Roe
78 There must be a reason Billie Davis
79 To my father's house Edwin Hawkins singers
80 Eli's coming Linda Hoyle & Affinity
81 Shylock bay Driftwood
82 Get up, I feel like being a sex machine (09/70) James Brown *
83 Engine # 9 Wilson Pickett
84 Westbound # 9 Flaming ember
85 Woodstock (07/70) Matthew's southern comfort # 1
86 Make it easy on yourself (live) Dionne Warwick

“A month in a life” – Sept 1970

All tracks released in September 1970 unless otherwise indicated

* : new entry Record Retailer chart

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 Ball of confusion Temptations *
2 One part, two parts David Porter
3 Do you see my love (for you growing) Jr. Walker & All stars
4 My girl Eddie Floyd
5 Stand by your man Candi Staton
6 Right on be free Voices of East Harlem
7 Tears of a clown (07/70) Smokey Robinson & Miracles # 1
8 These things will keep me loving you Romey Carr
9 Go where you wanna go Mamas & Papas
10 Catch me, catch me Sweetcorn
11 Peaceful mountain Annie Bright
12 On the beach 5th Dimension
13 Don't it make you want to go home? Brook Benton
14 Our world Blue mink *
15 Woodstock (07/70) Matthew's southern comfort *
16 Joseph Quartet
17 What's it all about Putney Bridge
18 Every little minute Andwella
19 Animal zoo Spirit
20 Cinnamon girl Neil Young & Crazy horse
21 Big black dog Humble Pie
22 Tell the truth Derek & the Dominos
23 Tell the story Greatest show on earth
24 Long as I can see the light (08/70) Creedence Clearwater Revival *
25 Know who you are Slade
26 Close to you Purple heart
27 Long long time Linda Ronstadt
28 Joanne Michael Nesmith & First national band
29 Airport song Magna Carta
30 Angels don't lie (08/70) Jim Reeves *
31 The tip of my fingers Des O'Connor *
32 I will follow you Dana
33 The wonder of you (07/70) Elvis Presley # 1
34 Everything a man could ever need (08/70) Glen Campbell *
35 Every little move she makes Tony Burrows
36 Carolina's coming home Vanity fare
37 Gimme some lovin' Delltones
38 Kickin' it back to you Eagle
39 Back home Golden earring
40 One night stand Magic Lanterns
41 Everybody Asterix
42 Tickatoo Dizzy man's band
43 Got to be mellow Barry Biggs
44 My way Samantha Jones
45 How can I be sure Dusty Springfield *
46 Do what you wanna do Five flights up
47 I ain't got time any more (08/70) Cliff Richard *
48 Evie Steve Ellis
49 Glory glory Rascals
50 A song that never comes Mama Cass Elliot
51 Border song Dorothy Morrison
52 Black Pearl (08/70) Horace Faith *
53 Hell Hound Duffy Power
54 Down at Ralph's joint Booker T & MG's
55 Ruby Tuesday (08/70) Melanie *
56 Riki tiki tavi Donovan & the Open road
57 Angelina The world (Neil Innes)
58 Sometimes I wonder Sheridan & Price
59 Morning much better Ten Wheel Drive & Genya Ravan
60 Timothy Buoys
61 All I need Kingdom
62 Highway Fat Mattress
63 Happy being me Manfred Mann chapter III
64 Me and my life (08/70) Tremeloes *
65 They long to be close to you (07/70) Carpenters *
66 Sweetheart (08/70) Engelbert Humperdinck *
67 Easy come easy go Frank Ifield
68 I'll take care of your cares Sonny Knowles
69 Cry Gerry Monroe *
70 Whatever I am (you made me) Nina Simone
71 Don't you know a true love O'Jays
72 Band of gold (08/70) Freda Payne # 1
73 That's what you mean to me Kelly brothers
74 Why don't you love me John Miles
75 Love needs love Daisy Clan
76 Dragonfly High noon
77 Ain't no mountain high enough (08/70) Diana Ross *
78 All I want to be is your woman Carolyn Franklin
79 Curried soul Mr. Bloe

“A month in a life” – Aug 1970

All tracks released in August 1970 unless otherwise indicated

* : new entry Record Retailer chart

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 The weaver's answer (EP: Strange band) (07/70) Family *
2 3D Mona Lisa Paul Brett Sage
3 Hi-de-ho (That old sweet roll) Blood, Sweat & Tears
4 Maybe I'm amazed Fickle pickle
5 Let the world wash in I Luv Wight (aka Kaleidoscope)
6 So close Jake Holmes
7 Make it with you (07/70) Bread *
8 Wild world (07/70) Jimmy Cliff *
9 Recollections of Jessica Gospel Oak
10 Uncle John's band Grateful dead
11 Three day nation Gary Osborne
12 Handsome Johnny Richie Havens
13 Which way you goin', Billy (10/69) Poppy Family *
14 Lydia Blue Yogurt
15 I've gotta have you Horatio
16 What am I gonna do Smith
17 Spanish eyes (RR – 1966) Al Martino *
18 Daydream Gunther Kallman choir
19 One day of your life Alex Keenan
20 Fire and rain Georgie Fame
21 You've been my inspiration Main Ingredient
22 Don't play that song Aretha Franklin *
23 Give me just a little more time Chairmen of the board *
24 Soldiers who wanna be heroes (70's version) Rod McKuen
25 The reason Thunderclap newman
26 Umbopo Doctor Father
27 Joe Hill Joan Baez
28 Me and Bobby McGee Gordon Lightfoot
29 Can you hear me now Mick Softley
30 Mr President (06/70) D B M & T *
31 Sweet water Brass monkey
32 Only you know and I know Dave Mason
33 Go call Mary Abel Fletcher
34 I can remember Oliver
35 Harry Lucky Carol Grimes & Delivery
36 She brings the morning with her Justine
37 Song from M.A.S.H. (Suicide is painless) The Mash
38 No love at all John Rowles
39 It's so easy (07/70) Andy Williams *
40 Really into somethin' Susan Shirley
41 Cherry, cherry Jonathan King
42 Summertime blues (07/70) Who *
43 Paranoid Black sabbath *
44 Black night (06/70) Deep purple *
45 Some time for thinking Hunter
46 Taking some time on Barclay James Harvest
47 Gimme shelter Merry Clayton
48 Love is life (06/70) Hot Chocolate *
49 What does it take to win your love Alton Ellis
50 Wherefore and why Johnny Mathis
51 My way (07/70) Dorothy Squires *
52 The wonder of you (07/70) Elvis Presley # 1
53 Love is spreading over the world Perry Como
54 L-Dopa Maynard Ferguson
55 Down to the valley Nilsson
56 Roly poly Stamford bridge
57 Mama told me not to come (07/70) Three dog night *
58 Is this what I get for loving you Vaughan Thomas
59 I could never live without your love Toomorrow (& Olivia Newton John)
60 Lovin' you baby White plains
61 Maybe Father's brown
62 O-o-h child Five stairsteps
63 Steal away Johnny Taylor
64 Jacob's ladder Doris Troy
65 Jimmy Mack (RR – 1967) Martha Reeves & Vandellas *
66 So much love Faith, Hope and Charity
67 Montego bay Bobby Bloom *
68 My cup Bob Marley & Wailers
69 Gotta clear my head Godwin set
70 Hello hello Caravan
71 Ballad of Marmalade Emma and Teddy Grimes Hard meat
72 Save your sugar for me Tony Joe White
73 You better think twice Poco
74 Hurry on sundown Hawkwind
75 People talking around Los Bravos
76 The love you save (07/70) Jackson 5 *
77 Tears of a clown (07/70) Smokey Robinson & Miracles *
78 You can get it if you really want it (07/70) Desmond Dekker *
79 Ain't no mountain high enough Vikki Carr
80 High time (you put your tears away) Barry Mason
81 It makes no difference Joe Dolan
82 I (who have nothing) Tom Jones *
83 Hawaii five O Mort Stevens orchestra

“A month in a life” – July 1970

All tracks released in July 1970 unless otherwise indicated

* : new entry Record Retailer chart
[*] : will chart in 1971

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 Long and winding road Baskin & Copperfield
2 Apartment 21 John Buck Wilkin
3 Skyline pigeon Deep feeling
4 Where are you going to my love (06/70) Brotherhood of man *
5 I can fly Pattersons
6 Nothing special Trees
7 Down by the river Brooklyn bridge
8 Ohio Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
9 Sugar bee (06/70) Canned heat *
10 Natural sinner Fair weather *
11 Neanderthal man (06/70) Hotlegs *
12 In the summertime (05/70) Mungo Jerry # 1
13 But you know I love you Ray Stevens
14 Break another dawn Hank Marvin
15 Crickets Peter Cowap
16 Too late Labi Siffre
17 Surprise, surprise Butterscotch
18 Go away 1910 Fruitgum company
19 Helllo everyone Sir Ching I
20 Hey, that's no way to say goodbye Vogues
21 Robin's world Cuff links
22 Sunny honey girl Fluff
23 Sing out love (in my heart) Arkade
24 Hey Mister Sun Bobby Sherman
25 Sad old kinda movie (06/70) Pickettywitch *
26 Never an everyday thing Eli Bonaparte
27 Honey man Sweet salvation
28 Overture from "Tommy" Assembled Multitude
29 Keep on smiling James Lloyd
30 Get out of the kitchen Peter Gordeno
31 Azzurro (Blue skies) Ken Dodd
32 Dancing in the sun (Un rayo de sol) Los Diablos
33 Lollipop and goody man Jigsaw
34 Yo Yo Chris Andrews
35 Susie is sorrow Horace Faith
36 Stone cold dead in the market Bedrocks
37 Walking on the shores of nowhere Helen Shapiro
38 Melody man Petula Clark
39 The wonder of you Elvis Presley *
40 Let me find love Judith Durham
41 Reach out and touch (06/70) Diana Ross *
42 I love you Otis Leaville
43 Trying to make a fool of me Delfonics
44 Everybody's got the right to love Supremes
45 Signed, sealed and delivered (06/70) Stevie Wonder *
46 Sweet inspiration (05/70) Johnny Johnson & Bandwagon *
47 I want to give you my everything Newby & Johnson
48 I'll say forever my love (RR – 1968) Jimmy Ruffin *
49 Save the country 5th Dimension
50 Pearl Tommy Roe
51 Sunshine Archies
52 Lady Ladybird Dr. Z
53 Vietnam Rose Tramp
54 25 or 6 to 4 Chicago *
55 Sing a song for freedom Frijid Pink
56 In a gadda da vida Iron Butterfly
57 Lola (06/70) Kinks *
58 Tell the world we're not in Peddlers
59 Boys in the band the Wake
60 Teasin King Curtis & Friends
61 Wigwam Bob Dylan
62 Alan's song Jade
63 Forever Strawbs
64 Watch this space Cochise
65 The letter (05/70) Joe Cocker *
66 Tonight your love is over Julie Covington
67 Sad clown Chicken shack
68 Don't leave me now Jimmy Campbell
69 A song of joy (02/70) Miguel Rios *
70 Heighdy ho princess Neon Philharmonic
71 If I ever get to Saginaw Leapy Lee
72 Rainbow (06/70) Marmalade *
73 If there ever is a next time Matt Monro
74 Long and winding road Ray Morgan *
75 Dear mother loves Albert Rodney Bewes
76 Day by day Lois Lane
77 Candida Dawn [*]
78 Willow stream Design
79 Here comes summer (06/70) Dave Clark five *
80 Spill the wine Eric Burdon & War
81 Jelly on the bread Orange bicycle
82 Canned ham Norman Greenbaum
83 You're my baby now Toomorrow (& Olivia Newton John)
84 Some things a man's gotta do Shango
85 Never marry a railroad man Shocking blue
86 You can get it if you really want it Jimmy Cliff
87 Leaving Rome Jo Jo Bennett

“A month in a life” – June 1970

All tracks released in June 1970 unless otherwise indicated

* : new entry Record Retailer chart

NR Title Artist/Group Chart
1 Lady D'Arbanville Cat Stevens *
2 It's only me John Hetherington
3 Yesterday's hero English rose
4 Awake in a dream Critters
5 Come to me Tommy James & Shondells
6 Tighter and tighter Alive and kicking
7 I will survive (05/70) Arrival *
8 Free the people Delaney, Bonnie & Friends
9 Children of the world Quiet world
10 Sweet dreams Yes
11 Midnight mistress Paul Anka
12 I just can't help believing B.J. Thomas
13 Song from M.A.S.H. (Suicide is painless) Al de Lory
14 If you let me make love to you Ronnie Dyson
15 In the summertime (05/70) Mungo Jerry # 1
16 Vehicle (05/70) Ides of March *
17 Hum a song Lulu
18 Help for my waiting Dorians
19 Maybe the next time Pat Rhoden
20 Are you ready (single edit) Pacific, Gas & Electric
21 Get ready Rare earth
22 Up around the bend Creedence Clearwater Revival *
23 I want to take you higher Ike & Tina Turner
24 What am I to do Black velvet
25 Walking through the country Grass roots
26 Oh my my Monkees
27 Good good Cliff Aungier
28 Rock 'n' roll madonna Elton John
29 Let's make each other happy Illusion
30 Love like a man (05/70) Ten years after *
31 Tell me Skin Alley
32 Silver bird Mark Lindsay
33 Annabella Dave Dee
34 Hang around Schadel
35 Dancing in the moonlight Boffalongo
36 Somebody stole my thunder Georgie Fame
37 Everybody's going to the love-in Bob Brady & Con chords
38 I'm gonna give you all my love Garrett Scott
39 I'll kiss your memory Barry Gibb
40 My name is woman Ann Booth
41 Fire and rain R. B. Greaves
42 Wolf Clodagh Rodgers
43 Rose garden 3rd avenue blues band
44 Spinning, spinning, spinning Simple image
45 Accidents (05/70) Thunderclap newman *
46 Surfin' soul Beachcomber
47 Yellow river (04/70) Christie # 1
48 Monday after Sunday Chicory tip
49 No, no you don't know Bennett & Evans
50 Natural day Accolade
51 Groupy girl (03/70) Tony Joe White *
52 Viva tirado El Chicano
53 My soul's got a hole in it Howard Tate
54 She didn't know Dee Dee Warwick
55 Sweet feeling Candi Staton
56 Get ready for love Paintbox
57 Jumping Jehosaphat Mud
58 Get on the line Sweet
59 I'm gonna be a rich man Foundations
60 Goodbye Sam Hello Samantha (03/70) Cliff Richard *
61 Lay a little lovin' on me Robin McNamara
62 When Evelyn was mine Graham Bonney
63 In the morning Bitter Almond
64 We're gonna change the world Matt Monro
65 Mae West Ken Moule's London Jazz Chamber group
66 Something Shirley Bassey *
67 God is on my side Tony Christie
68 Won't you join me Emil Dean Zoghby
69 Timothy Dolly Mixture
70 Big yellow taxi (05/70) Joni Mitchell *
71 Message from a black man Derrick Harriott
72 Check out your mind Impressions
73 Psychedelic shack Temptations *
74 Tears of joy Ray Merrell
75 Soon is slipping away Francoise Hardy
76 Peace in the end Fotheringay
77 Air Ekseption
78 Come to the sabbat Black widow
79 Ride captain ride Blues Image
80 I feel like I'm fixing to die rag (UK single version) Country Joe & the Fish
81 All right now (05/70) Free *
82 Mississippi queen Mountain
83 Road house blues Doors
84 Bridge over troubled water Harold & Ted
85 It takes a thief Des Champ orchestra
86 Turn me on Nina Simone
87 Love of the common people Nicky Thomas *
88 Man of action Les Reed orchestra