Music Survey: WABC New York, NY “Music Power Survey” April 13, 1971

         WABC Music Power Survey for Week of April 13, 1971        
                                                                  
 TW                                                             LW
  1. What’s Going On - Marvin Gaye (Tamla)         *2 weeks #1*  1
  2. Joy to the World - Three Dog Night (Dunhill)                3
  3. Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me) -                 
                                        The Temptations (Gordy)  2
  4. Never Can Say Goodbye - The Jackson 5 (Motown)              5
  5. I Am...I Said - Neil Diamond (Uni)                         20
  6. (Where Do I Begin) Love Story - Andy Williams (Columbia)    7
  7. She’s a Lady - Tom Jones (Parrot)                           6
  8. Another Day - Paul McCartney (Apple)                       18
  9. Doesn’t Somebody Want to Be Wanted -                         
                                    The Partridge Family (Bell)  4
 10. Proud Mary - Ike & Tina Turner (Liberty)                    8
 11. Bridge Over Troubled Water - Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)    15
 12. Help Me Make It Through the Night - Sammi Smith (Mega)     13
 13. Booty Butt - The Ray Charles Orchestra (Tangerine)         17
 14. Wild World - Cat Stevens (A&M)                             --
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 15. Stay Awhile - The Bells (Polydor)                          29
 16. We Can Work It Out - Stevie Wonder (Tamla)                 23
 17. For All We Know - The Carpenters (A&M)                     10
 19. Me and Bobby McGee - Janis Joplin (Columbia)                9
 21. Love Her Madly - The Doors (Elektra)                       37
 22. Put Your Hand In the Hand - Ocean (Kama Sutra)             19
 23. One Toke Over the Line - Brewer & Shipley (Kama Sutra)     30
 39. If - Bread (Elektra)                                       --
 41. I Play and Sing - Dawn (Bell)                              --
 64. Here Comes the Sun - Richie Havens (Stormy Forest)         --
     
Hot Prospects:
     It Don’t Come Easy - Ringo Starr (Apple)                     
     Brown Sugar - The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones)            
     
Album Cuts:
     Superstar - Murray Head with the Trinidad Singers (Decca)    
     Freedom - Jimi Hendrix (Reprise)                             
     Oye Como Va - Santana (Columbia)                             
     Free - Chicago (Columbia)                                    
     Cry Baby - Janis Joplin (Columbia)                           
     I Don’t Know How to Love Him - Yvonne Elliman (Decca)        
     Mama Told Me (Not to Come) - Three Dog Night (Dunhill)       
     Eli’s Coming - Three Dog Night (Dunhill)                     
     One - Three Dog Night (Dunhill)                              
     Easy to Be Hard - Three Dog Night (Dunhill)                  
     
Action Albums:
     Pearl - Janis Joplin (Columbia)                              
     Up to Date - The Partridge Family (Bell)                     
     Love Story - Andy Williams (Columbia)                        
     Love Story - Original Soundtrack (Paramount)                 
     The Cry of Love - Jimi Hendrix (Reprise)                     
     Jesus Christ Superstar -                                     
                         Original Rock Opera Soundtrack (Decca)   
     Abraxas - Santana (Columbia)                                 
     Golden Bisquits - Three Dog Night (Dunhill)                  
     
All American of the Week:
     Chuck Leonard -  10:30PM - Midnight, Monday - Friday
                      10:00AM -  4:00 PM, Sunday
 
 

NOTES: This is a text-only music 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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