WABC Music Power Survey Week of December 14, 1971 TW LW 1. Family Affair - Sly & the Family Stone (Epic) *3 weeks #1* 1 2. Got to Be There - Michael Jackson (Motown) 2 3. Brand New Key - Melanie (Neighborhood) 8 4. Scorpio - Dennis Coffey & the Detroit Guitar Band (Sussex) 9 5. American Pie - Don McLean (United Artists) 13 6. All I Ever Need Is You - Sonny & Cher (Kapp) 10 7. Have You Seen Her - The Chi-Lites (Brunswick) 6 8. Cherish - David Cassidy (Bell) 7 9. You Are Everything - The Stylistics (Avco) 26 10. Gypsys, Tramps and Thieves - Cher (Kapp) 3 11. Baby I'm-a Want You - Bread (Elektra) 4 12. Theme from Shaft - Isaac Hayes (Enterprise) 5 13. Let's Stay Together - Al Green (Hi) 22 14. I'd Like to Teach the World to Sing - The Hillside Singers (Metromedia) -- ----------------------------------------------------------------- 15. Old-Fashioned Love Song - Three Dog Night (Dunhill) 12 16. Clean-Up Woman - Betty Wright (Alston) -- 17. Superstar (Remember How You Got Where You Are) - The Temptations (Gordy) 18 19. One Monkey Don't Stop No Show - The Honey Cone (Hot Wax) 29 21. Hey Girl - Donny Osmond (MGM) 16 23. Sugar Daddy - The Jackson 5 (Motown) 48 24. Respect Yourself - The Staple Singers (Stax) 21 25. Drowning In the Sea of Love - Joe Simon (Spring) 37 30. Sunshine - Jonathan Edwards (Capricorn) -- 34. Jingle Bells - The Singing Dogs (RCA) -- 39. Happy Xmas (War Is Over) - John & Yoko & the Plastic Ono Band with the Harlem Community Choir (Apple) -- 71. Hallelujah - Sweathog (Columbia) -- Stones - Neil Diamond (Uni) 20 Album Cuts: Song of Long Ago - Carole King (Ode) Footstompin' Music - Grand Funk Railroad (Capitol) Black Dog - Led Zeppelin (Atlantic) Oh Yoko! - John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band (Apple) Everybody's Everything - Santana (Columbia) Bitterblue - Cat Stevens (A&M) Para los Rumberos - Santana (Columbia) Action Albums: Santana - Santana (Columbia) Imagine - John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band (Apple) Teaser and the Firecat - Cat Stevens (A&M) Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin (Atlantic) E Pluribus Funk - Grand Funk Railroad (Capitol) Music - Carole King (Ode) Bangla Desh Concert Album (Apple) All American of the Week: Ron Lundy - 10:00 AM-2:00 PM, Monday - Saturday SPECIAL NOTES: Although "Jingle Bells" by the Singing Dogs appeared on last week's printed survey (as "The Barking Dogs"), the record did not receive airplay until this week. It is also given a survey number (34) for the first time. The Neil Diamond record ("Stones") was not on the printed survey, but was played on the air without an announced survey number.
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 and modifying may have been done to allow survey to display properly on the blog and improve searching ability.