Music Survey: WABC New York, NY “Music Power Survey” Week of March 30, 1971

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