Music Survey: WABC New York, NY “Music Power Survey” Week of March 23, 1971

          WABC Music Power Survey for Week of March 23, 1971        
                                                                  
 TW                                                             LW
  1. Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me) -                 
                           The Temptations (Gordy)  *1 week #1*  2
  2. What’s Going On - Marvin Gaye (Tamla)                       6
  3. Proud Mary - Ike & Tina Turner (Liberty)                    8
  4. One Bad Apple - The Osmonds (MGM)                           1
  5. Me and Bobby McGee - Janis Joplin (Columbia)                7
  6. She’s a Lady - Tom Jones (Parrot)                           9
  7. For All We Know - The Carpenters (A&M)                      5
  8. Doesn’t Somebody Want to Be Wanted -                         
                                    The Partridge Family (Bell)  4
  9. (Where Do I Begin) Love Story - Andy Williams (Columbia)   16
 10. Mama’s Pearl - The Jackson 5 (Motown)                       3
 11. Rose Garden - Lynn Anderson (Columbia)                     11
 12. What Is Life - George Harrison (Apple)                     --
 13. Temptation Eyes - The Grass Roots (Dunhill)                22
 14. Amos Moses - Jerry Reed (RCA)                              10
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 15. Another Day - Paul McCartney (Apple)                       18
 16. Soul Power, Pt. 1 - James Brown (King)                     --
 17. Cried Like a Baby - Bobby Sherman (Metromedia)             15
 19. Joy to the World - Three Dog Night (Dunhill)               HP
 20. Help Me Make It Through the Night - Sammi Smith (Mega)     --
 22. Mr. Bojangles - The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band (Liberty)       13
 23. Heavy Makes You Happy (Sha-Na-Boom-Boom) -                   
                                      The Staple Singers (Stax) --
 27. You’re All I Need to Get By - Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)   28
 29. If You Could Read My Mind - Gordon Lightfoot (Reprise)     19
 31. Love’s Lines, Angles and Rhymes - The 5th Dimension (Bell) --
 32. Never Can Say Goodbye - The Jackson 5 (Motown)             --
 36. Wild World - Cat Stevens (A&M)                             --
 50. I Am...I Said - Neil Diamond (Uni)                         72
 53. Power to the People - John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band (Apple) HP
 72. Friends - Elton John (Uni)                                 --
 74. No Love at All - B.J. Thomas (Scepter)                     --
     
Hot Prospect:
     Love Her Madly - The Doors (Elektra)                         
     
Album Cuts:
     Oye Como Va - Santana (Columbia)                             
     Cry Baby - Janis Joplin (Columbia)                           
     Free - Chicago (Columbia)                                    
     Superstar - Murray Head with the Trinidad Singers (Decca)    
     Country Comfort - Elton John (Uni)                           
     Freedom - Jimi Hendrix (Reprise)                             
     
Action Albums:
     Pearl - Janis Joplin (Columbia)                              
     Jesus Christ Superstar -                                     
                         Original Rock Opera Soundtrack (Decca)   
     Chicago III - Chicago (Columbia)                             
     Abraxas - Santana (Columbia)                                 
     Tumbleweed Connection - Elton John (Uni)                     
     Love Story - Original Soundtrack (Paramount)                 
     The Cry of Love - Jimi Hendrix (Reprise)                     
     Pendulum - Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy)            
     Love Story - Andy Williams (Columbia)                        
     All Things Must Pass - George Harrison (Apple)               
     
All American of the Week:
     Bruce Morrow - 6:15 PM - 10:30 PM, Monday - Friday
                    6:00 PM - 10:00 PM, Saturday
 
 

NOTES: This is a text-only survey. The song titles and artists shown above are presented exactly as they are shown on the printed survey. Any typos, spelling errors and/or other anomalies are as they appear on the printed sheet. Some formatting may have been done to allow survey to display properly on the blog.

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