Top Songs of 1970


Rank All Time Rank Artist Song
129
5589
Al Green I Can't Get Next to You
36
1294
Alice Cooper Eighteen [I'm Eighteen]
181
8223
Allen Toussaint From a Whisper to a Scream
Anthony Braxton To Composer John Cage
94
3774
Aretha Franklin Don't Play That Song
Aretha Franklin Call Me
Aretha Franklin Spirit in the Dark
Art Ensemble of Chicago Thème de Yoyo
Ashton, Gardner and Dyke The Resurrection Shuffle
143
6235
Badfinger Without You
153
6577
Badfinger No Matter What
120
5225
Barbara L'Aigle Noir
204
9430
Barbara Drouot
Bee Gees Lonely Days
184
8390
Bill Fay Be Not So Fearful
3
116
Black Sabbath Paranoid
21
628
Black Sabbath Iron Man
25
748
Black Sabbath War Pigs
33
1208
Black Sabbath Black Sabbath
Black Sabbath Planet Caravan
Black Sabbath The Wizard
Black Sabbath Fairies Wear Boots
180
8022
Blues Image Ride Captain Ride
79
3398
Bob & Marcia Young, Gifted and Black
211
9727
Bob Dylan If Not for You
Bob Dylan The Man in Me
Bob Dylan Went to See the Gypsy
139
6018
Bob Marley and The Wailers Duppy Conqueror
173
7595
Bob Marley and The Wailers Small Axe
199
9132
Bob Marley and The Wailers Soul Rebel
Bob Marley and The Wailers 400 Years
146
6310
Bread Make It with You
Brewer & Shipley One Toke Over the Line
154
6687
Brigitte Fontaine & Art Ensemble of Chicago Comme à La Radio
193
8852
Can Mother Sky
Candi Staton I'm Just a Prisoner (Of Your Good Lovin')
41
1506
Carpenters (They Long to Be) Close to You
49
1933
Carpenters We've Only Just Begun
78
3344
Cat Stevens Father and Son
92
3756
Cat Stevens Wild World
97
3943
Cat Stevens Lady D'Arbanville
202
9205
Cat Stevens Where Do the Children Play
93
3762
Charles Wright and The Watts 103rd Street Band Express Yourself
190
8686
Charlie Haden Song for Ché
114
4934
Chicago 25 or 6 to 4
Chicago Make Me Smile
Christie Yellow River
109
4523
Clarence Carter Patches
169
7512
Conway Twitty Hello Darlin'
176
7703
Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose Treat Her Like a Lady
17
506
Creedence Clearwater Revival Who'll Stop the Rain
26
818
Creedence Clearwater Revival Have You Ever Seen the Rain
52
2003
Creedence Clearwater Revival Up Around the Bend
60
2337
Creedence Clearwater Revival Lookin' Out My Back Door
88
3653
Creedence Clearwater Revival Travelin' Band
119
5223
Creedence Clearwater Revival Run Through the Jungle
162
7288
Creedence Clearwater Revival Long As I Can See the Light
179
7932
Creedence Clearwater Revival I Heard It Through the Grapevine
Creedence Clearwater Revival Ramble Tamble
Creedence Clearwater Revival Hey Tonight
11
403
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Ohio
45
1701
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Helpless
50
1973
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Woodstock
67
2634
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Teach Your Children
107
4306
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Carry On
158
6878
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Our House
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Almost Cut My Hair
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young 4 + 20
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Find the Cost of Freedom
8
348
Curtis Mayfield Move On Up
75
3242
Curtis Mayfield (Don't Worry) If There's a Hell Below We're All Going to Go
102
4095
Curtis Mayfield We the People Who Are Darker Than Blue
66
2547
Dave and Ansil Collins Double Barrel
155
6700
Dave Edmunds I Hear You Knocking
Dave Mason Shouldn't Have Took More Than You Gave
27
820
David Bowie The Man Who Sold the World
David Bowie The Width of a Circle
58
2273
Deep Purple Child in Time
69
2769
Deep Purple Black Night
112
4852
Deep Purple Speed King
1
66
Derek and The Dominos Layla
Derek and The Dominos Bell Bottom Blues
Desmond Dekker You Can Get It If You Really Want
84
3557
Diana Ross Ain't No Mountain High Enough
Diana Ross Remember Me
Dolly Parton Muleskinner Blues (Blue Yodel No. 8)
124
5464
Edison Lighthouse Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes)
20
588
Edwin Starr War
13
447
Elton John Your Song
170
7546
Elton John Take Me to the Pilot
Elton John Border Song
149
6344
Elvis Presley Kentucky Rain
Elvis Presley The Wonder of You
117
5006
Emerson, Lake & Palmer Lucky Man
121
5230
Eric Burdon & War Spill the Wine
65
2438
Eric Clapton After Midnight
188
8642
Eric Clapton Let It Rain
208
9565
Eric Clapton Blues Power
206
9520
Fabrizio De André Il pescatore
Fabrizio De André Il testamento di Tito
Fairport Convention Sloth
140
6180
Five Man Electrical Band Signs
113
4894
Fleetwood Mac The Green Manalishi (With the Two Prong Crown)
201
9181
Four Tops Still Water (Love)
23
701
Freda Payne Band of Gold
Freddie Hubbard Red Clay
19
541
Free All Right Now
Free Ride on a Pony
Funkadelic Free Your Mind and Your Ass Will Follow
Genesis The Knife
12
404
George Harrison My Sweet Lord
51
1977
George Harrison What Is Life
137
5974
George Harrison Awaiting on You All
163
7323
George Harrison All Things Must Pass
167
7492
George Harrison Isn't It a Pity
86
3565
George Jones A Good Year for the Roses
Gilbert Bécaud La solitude ça n’existe pas
68
2643
Gladys Knight and The Pips If I Were Your Woman
53
2075
Gordon Lightfoot If You Could Read My Mind
138
5998
Grand Funk Railroad I'm Your Captain (Closer to Home)
47
1885
Grateful Dead Box of Rain
54
2086
Grateful Dead Uncle John's Band
71
2814
Grateful Dead Friend of the Devil
72
2861
Grateful Dead Truckin'
166
7466
Grateful Dead Sugar Magnolia
172
7559
Grateful Dead Casey Jones
192
8836
Grateful Dead Ripple
Hotlegs Neanderthal Man
Hugh Roy Wake the Town
128
5561
Hugh Roy and John Holt Wear You to the Ball
111
4767
Ike and Tina Turner Proud Mary
Isaac Hayes The Look of Love
Isaac Hayes Ike's Mood I
46
1790
Jackson 5 I'll Be There
2
105
James Brown Get Up (I Feel Like Being a) Sex Machine
91
3751
James Brown Funky Drummer
125
5473
James Brown Super Bad
James Brown Talkin' Loud and Saying Nothin'
127
5537
James Gang Funk #49
15
468
James Taylor Fire and Rain
77
3286
James Taylor Sweet Baby James
James Taylor Country Road
110
4752
Jerry Reed Amos Moses
Jethro Tull With You There to Help Me
48
1889
Jimi Hendrix Star Spangled Banner
118
5193
Jimi Hendrix Machine Gun
Jimmy Cliff You Can Get It If You Really Want
Joan Baez Joe Hill
Joe Cocker The Letter
Joe Cocker Cry Me a River
9
371
John Lennon Instant Karma! (We All Shine On)
18
535
John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band Working Class Hero
37
1338
John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band God
56
2143
John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band Mother
John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band Love
John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band I Found Out
205
9448
Johnny Cash What Is Truth?
Johnny Cash Sunday Morning Coming Down
152
6509
Johnny Mandel Suicide Is Painless (Theme from M*A*S*H)
29
891
Joni Mitchell Big Yellow Taxi
55
2140
Joni Mitchell Woodstock
Joni Mitchell The Circle Game
José Alfredo Jiménez Si nos dejan
122
5386
Judy Collins Amazing Grace
191
8782
Kevin Ayers and the Whole World May I?
200
9163
King Crimson Cat Food
133
5867
King Floyd Groove Me
106
4218
Kris Kristofferson Sunday Mornin' Coming Down
141
6229
Kris Kristofferson Help Me Make It Through the Night
147
6314
Kris Kristofferson Me & Bobby McGee
177
7813
La Revolución De Emiliano Zapata Nasty Sex
10
373
Led Zeppelin Immigrant Song
61
2343
Led Zeppelin Since I've Been Loving You
105
4217
Led Zeppelin Gallows Pole
135
5884
Led Zeppelin Tangerine
189
8648
Led Zeppelin Friends
Led Zeppelin That's the Way
Led Zeppelin Celebration Day
Led Zeppelin Bron-Y-Aur Stomp
Led Zeppelin Hey Hey What Can I Do
Lee Dorsey Yes We Can
171
7554
Léo Ferré La Mémoire et la mer
136
5894
Leon Russell A Song for You
Lighthouse One Fine Morning
Linda Ronstadt Long, Long Time
197
9031
Lindisfarne Lady Eleanor
Lluís Llach L'estaca
34
1225
Loretta Lynn Coal Miner's Daughter
Loudon Wainwright III School Days
Lucio Battisti Emozioni
95
3857
Lynn Anderson Rose Garden
Manal Jugo de tomate
209
9622
MC5 Shakin' Street
151
6386
Melanie Lay Down (Candles in the Rain)
156
6785
Melanie What Have They Done to My Song Ma
Michael Chapman Postcards of Scarborough
101
4081
Mick Jagger Memo from Turner
126
5488
Miles Davis Bitches Brew
134
5870
Miles Davis Miles Runs the Voodoo Down
212
9738
Miles Davis Spanish Key
Miles Davis Pharaoh's Dance
165
7420
Minnie Riperton Les Fleurs
70
2806
Mountain Mississippi Queen
Mountain Theme from an Imaginary Western
59
2284
Mungo Jerry In the Summertime
Murray Head Superstar
130
5711
Neil Diamond Cracklin' Rosie
24
740
Neil Young After the Gold Rush
43
1551
Neil Young Southern Man
62
2355
Neil Young Only Love Can Break Your Heart
81
3443
Neil Young Don't Let It Bring You Down
160
7173
Neil Young When You Dance I Can Really Love
Neil Young Oh, Lonesome Me
Neil Young Tell Me Why
Nico Janitor of Lunacy
Nicoletta Mamy Blue
203
9342
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band Mr. Bojangles
O.V. Wright Ace of Spade
142
6233
Pacific Gas & Electric Are You Ready?
Paul Kelly [USA] Stealing in the Name of the Lord
22
630
Paul McCartney Maybe I'm Amazed
Paul McCartney Junk
Phil Ochs Jim Dean of Indiana
Phil Ochs No More Songs
Pierre Vassiliu Amour, Amitié
Pink Floyd If
Pink Floyd Atom Heart Mother
157
6869
Python Lee Jackson Feat. Rod Stewart In a Broken Dream
Randy Newman Old Kentucky Home
Randy Newman Mama Told Me Not to Come
164
7389
Ray Price For the Good Times
Ray Stevens Everything Is Beautiful
Richie Havens Freedom
207
9525
Robert Charlebois Ordinaire
Robin McNamara Lay a Little Lovin' on Me
Rod Stewart Gasoline Alley
100
4038
Rodriguez Sugar Man
Rodriguez Crucify Your Mind
Ronnie Dyson (If You Let Me Make Love to You Then) Why Can't I Touch You?
174
7631
Roy Harper Another Day
89
3663
Sammi Smith Help Me Make It Through the Night
30
1017
Santana Black Magic Woman
40
1504
Santana Oye Como Va
83
3516
Santana Samba pa ti
4
118
Simon and Garfunkel Bridge Over Troubled Water
74
3100
Simon and Garfunkel The Only Living Boy in New York
115
4943
Simon and Garfunkel Cecilia
148
6318
Simon and Garfunkel El condor pasa (If I Could)
90
3711
Spinners It's a Shame
Spirit Nature's Way
64
2434
Stephen Stills Love the One You're With
104
4125
Stevie Wonder Signed, Sealed, Delivered, I'm Yours
Stevie Wonder Heaven Help Us All
178
7899
Sugarloaf Green-Eyed Lady
Syd Barrett Baby Lemonade
Syd Barrett Feel
98
4011
T. Rex Ride a White Swan
57
2179
The Allman Brothers Band Midnight Rider
The Allman Brothers Band In Memory of Elizabeth Reed
The Band The Shape I'm In
The Beach Boys Tears in the Morning
5
185
The Beatles Let It Be
38
1368
The Beatles The Long and Winding Road
82
3471
The Beatles Two of Us
175
7666
The Beatles I've Got a Feeling
The Buoys Timothy
108
4516
The Byrds Chestnut Mare
76
3257
The Doors Roadhouse Blues
196
9024
The Doors Waiting for the Sun
The Doors Peace Frog
The Equals Black Skin Blue Eyed Boys
96
3908
The Five Stairsteps O-o-h Child
32
1171
The Guess Who American Woman
The Guess Who Share the Land
The Guess Who No Sugar Tonight/New Mother Nature
39
1433
The Jackson 5 ABC
87
3612
The Jackson 5 The Love You Save
The Jackson 5 Mama's Pearl
The Jaggerz The Rapper
7
323
The Kinks Lola
195
8954
The Kinks This Time Tomorrow
The Kinks Apeman
The Kinks Get Back in Line
The Kinks Strangers
185
8396
The Last Poets Niggers Are Scared of Revolution
44
1572
The Melodians Rivers of Babylon
198
9058
The Moody Blues Question
183
8240
The Osmonds One Bad Apple (Don't Spoil the Whole Bunch)
144
6286
The Partridge Family I Think I Love You
The Rolling Stones Little Queenie
145
6306
The Slickers Johnny Too Bad
63
2389
The Soft Machine Moon in June
The Staple Singers Heavy Makes You Happy (Sha-Na-Boom-Boom)
73
2873
The Stooges Loose
131
5724
The Stooges T.V. Eye
168
7507
The Stooges Down on the Street
The Stooges L.A. Blues
The Stooges Fun House
The Stooges 1970
123
5397
The Supremes Stoned Love
The Supremes Everybody's Got the Right to Love
42
1541
The Temptations Ball of Confusion (That's What the World Is Today)
The Temptations War
6
220
The Velvet Underground Sweet Jane
16
472
The Velvet Underground Rock and Roll
85
3564
The Velvet Underground Who Loves the Sun
The Velvet Underground New Age
The Velvet Underground Oh! Sweet Nuthin'
132
5834
The Who The Seeker
161
7224
The Who Young Man Blues
The Who Summertime Blues
186
8413
Three Dog Night Joy to the World
194
8887
Three Dog Night Mama Told Me (Not to Come)
31
1153
Tim Buckley Song to the Siren
Tim Buckley Monterey
Ton Steine Scherben Macht kaputt, was euch kaputt macht
Tony Orlando & Dawn Knock Three Times
28
871
Toots and The Maytals Pressure Drop
99
4021
Traffic John Barleycorn 
150
6358
Traffic Glad
Tyrone Davis Turn Back the Hands of Time
Van Der Graaf Generator Refugees
Van Der Graaf Generator House with No Door
14
453
Van Morrison Moondance
35
1280
Van Morrison Into the Mystic
80
3436
Van Morrison And It Stoned Me
103
4116
Van Morrison Domino
116
4962
Van Morrison Caravan
Van Morrison Crazy Love
159
6915
Vashti Bunyan Diamond Day
210
9651
Vox Dei Presente (El momento en que estás)
White Plains My Baby Loves Lovin'
Willie Dixon Spoonful
182
8224
Wilson Pickett Engine Number 9
187
8639
Yvonne Elliman I Don't Know How to Love Him