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1970s Top 40 Rate

Number 15s & 18s

Below is a chronological list of all the singles which peaked at No.15 and No.18 in the UK during the 1970s. Rate your faves, and the winner will go through to the final Ultimate Top 40 (where it will join the best No.1, No.2 etc).

Number 15s

Jim Reeves - But You Love Me Daddy
Stevie Wonder - Signed, Sealed, Delievered, I'm Yours
Des O'Connor - The Tip Of My Fingers
Ken Dodd - Broken Hearted
New World - Rose Garden
Marmalade - My Little One
Deep Purple - Fireball
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra - The 'Onedin Line' Theme
Sly & The Family Stone - Family Affair
Colin Blunstone - Say You Don't Mind
Paul Simon - Me And Julio Down By The Schoolyard
Olivia Newton John - Take Me Home Country Roads
Junior Campbell - Sweet Illusion
Linda Lewis - Rock-A-Doodle-Do
Elvis Presley - Fool
Michael Ward - Let There Be Peace On Earth (Let It Begin With Me)
Stevie Wonder - Living For The City
Hudson-Ford - Burn Baby Burn
Bad Company - Can't Get Enough
Neil Sedaka - Laughter In The Rain
Showaddywaddy - Rock 'N' Roll Lady
Elton John - The Bitch Is Back
Crystals - Da Doo Ron Ron
Slade - How Does It Feel?
Fox - Imagine Me, Imagine You
Rubettes - Foe-Dee-O-Dee
Sweet - Action
T-Rex - New York City
Linda Carr & The Love Squad - Highwire
Glitter Band - Love In The Sun
Cliff Richard - Miss You Nights
Lee Garrett - You're My Everything
Barry White - Baby, We Better Try And Get It Together
Cliff Richard - My Kinda Life
Liverpool Football Team - We Can Do It EP
Heatwave - Too Hot To Handle/Slip Your Disc To This
Bryan Ferry - Tokyo Joe
Nazareth - Hot Tracks EP
Boomtown Rats - Mary Of The 4th Form
Elvis Costello - Watching The Detectives
Dooley Wilson - As Time Goes By
Brotherhood Of Man - Beautiful Lover
Gladys Knight & The Pips - Come Back And Finish What You Started
Herbie Hancock - I Thought It Was You
Mick Jackson - Blame It On The Boogie
The Jam - Down At The Tube Station At Midnight
Elton John - Part Time Love
Meat Loaf - Bat Out Of Hell
The Jam - Strange Town
Gonzalez - Haven't Stopped Dancing Yet
Village People - Go West
Showaddywaddy - Sweet Little Rock 'N' Roller
Johnny Mathis - Gone, Gone, Gone
Al Hudson & The Soul Partners - You Can Do It
Chic - My Forbidden Lover

Number 18s

Rufus Thomas - Do The Funky Chicken
The Partridge Family - I Think I Love You
Carpenters - Superstar/For All We Know
Tony Christie - Is This The Way To Amarillo
Bill Withers - Lean On Me
Four Tops - Keeper Of The Castle
Lynsey De Paul - Getting A Drag
Chuck Berry - Reelin' And Rockin'
Neil Sedaka - That's When The Music Takes Me
Argent - God Gave Rock And Roll To You
Edgar Winter Group - Frankenstein
Roy Wood - Dear Elaine
Gilbert O'Sullivan - Ooh Baby
Eddie Kendricks - Keep On Truckin'
Cozy Powell - The Man In Black
Tymes - You Little Trustmaker
Donny Osmond - Where Did All The Good Times Go
David Bowie - Young Americans
Donny & Marie Osmond - Make The World Go Away
Mac & Katie Kissoon - Like A Butterfly
Fatback Band - (Are You Ready) Do The Bus Stop
Sheer Elegance - Milky Way
Beach Boys - Good Vibrations
Starland Vocal Band - Afternoon Delight
Barbara Dickson - Another Suitcase In Another Hall
Blue - Gonna Capture Your Heart
Adverts - Gary Gilmour's Eyes
Electric Light Orchestra - Turn To Stone
Tom Robinson Band - Don't Take No For An Answer/Glad To Be Gay
Real Thing - Whenever You Want My Love
Stranglers - Nice 'N' Sleazy
The Who - Who Are You
Streetband - Toast/Hold On
Darts - Don't Let It Fade Away
Herbie Hancock - You Bet Your Love
Sham 69 - Questions And Answers
Rickie Lee Jones - Chuck E's In Love
Iris Williams - He Was Beautiful (Cavatina) (Theme From 'The Deer Hunter')
Matchbox - Rockabilly Rebel

you can use the standard +30 rate:

+30
+29
+28
+27
+26
+25
+24
+23
+22
+21
+20
+19
+18
+17
+16
+15
+14
+13
+12
+11
+10
+9
+8
+7
+6
+5
+4
+3
+2
+1

or you can do a +20 rate:

+20
+19
+18
+17
+16
+15
+14
+13
+12
+11
+10
+9
+8
+7
+6
+5
+4
+3
+2
+1

or:

+20
+18
+16
+14
+12
+10
+8
+6
+4
+2

Good luck!


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Number 15s

+30 Meat Loaf - Bat Out Of Hell
+29 Sweet - Action
+28 Linda Lewis - Rock-A-Doodle-Do
+27 Chic - My Forbidden Lover
+26 Herbie Hancock - I Thought It Was You
+25 Elton John - Part Time Love
+24 Slade - How Does It Feel?
+23 Sly & The Family Stone - Family Affair
+22 Crystals - Da Doo Ron Ron
+21 Gonzalez - Haven't Stopped Dancing Yet
+20 Cliff Richard - Miss You Nights
+19 Neil Sedaka - Laughter In The Rain
+18 Olivia Newton John - Take Me Home Country Roads
+17 Dooley Wilson - As Time Goes By
+16 Bad Company - Can't Get Enough
+15 Linda Carr & The Love Squad - Highwire
+14 Elvis Costello - Watching The Detectives
+13 Boomtown Rats - Mary Of The 4th Form
+12 Village People - Go West
+11 T-Rex - New York City
+10 Elton John - The Bitch Is Back
+9 Fox - Imagine Me, Imagine You
+8 Stevie Wonder - Living For The City
+7 Deep Purple - Fireball
+6 The Jam - Down At The Tube Station At Midnight
+5 New World - Rose Garden
+4 Glitter Band - Love In The Sun
+3 Rubettes - Foe-Dee-O-Dee
+2 Marmalade - My Little One
+1 Stevie Wonder - Signed, Sealed, Delievered, I'm Yours

Number 18s

+30 Carpenters - Superstar/For All We Know
+29 Blue - Gonna Capture Your Heart
+28 Tom Robinson Band - Don't Take No For An Answer/Glad To Be Gay
+27 Barbara Dickson - Another Suitcase In Another Hall
+26 Tymes - You Little Trustmaker
+25 Stranglers - Nice 'N' Sleazy
+24 Adverts - Gary Gilmour's Eyes
+23 Herbie Hancock - You Bet Your Love
+22 Tony Christie - Is This The Way To Amarillo
+21 The Partridge Family - I Think I Love You
+20 Bill Withers - Lean On Me
+19 Lynsey De Paul - Getting A Drag
+18 Argent - God Gave Rock And Roll To You
+17 Neil Sedaka - That's When The Music Takes Me
+16 David Bowie - Young Americans
+15 The Who - Who Are You
+14 Rickie Lee Jones - Chuck E's In Love
+13 Real Thing - Whenever You Want My Love
+12 Streetband - Toast/Hold On
+11 Darts - Don't Let It Fade Away
+10 Electric Light Orchestra - Turn To Stone
+9 Sham 69 - Questions And Answers
+8 Matchbox - Rockabilly Rebel
+7 Beach Boys - Good Vibrations
+6 Eddie Kendricks - Keep On Truckin'
+5 Four Tops - Keeper Of The Castle
+4 Roy Wood - Dear Elaine
+3 Chuck Berry - Reelin' And Rockin'
+2 Rufus Thomas - Do The Funky Chicken
+1 Cozy Powell - The Man In Black
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Number 15s
+20 The Jam - Down At The Tube Station At Midnight (my absolute favourite Weller track ever)
+18 Sly & The Family Stone - Family Affair
+16 T-Rex - New York City
+14 Stevie Wonder - Signed, Sealed, Delivered, I'm Yours
+12 The Jam - Strange Town
+10 Crystals - Da Doo Ron Ron
+08 Village People - Go West
+06 Elvis Costello - Watching The Detectives
+04 Paul Simon - Me And Julio Down By The Schoolyard
+02 Elton John - The Bitch Is Back

Number 18s
+20 The Carpenters - Superstar/For All We Know
+18 The Stranglers - Nice 'N' Sleazy
+16 Tom Robinson Band - Don't Take No For An Answer/Glad To Be Gay
+14 David Bowie - Young Americans
+12 The Fatback Band - (Are You Ready) Do The Bus Stop
+10 Rufus Thomas - Do The Funky Chicken
+08 Chuck Berry - Reelin' And Rockin'
+06 Streetband - Toast/Hold On
+04 Iris Williams - He Was Beautiful (Cavatina) (Theme From 'The Deer Hunter')
+02 Tony Christie - Is This The Way To Amarillo

Much as I love Good Vibrations by the Beach Boys and would have it at no.1 out of these normally, I don't really give points to re-releases.
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...and I don't have a problem with re-issues, I'm not sure we'll get round to a 60's vote (though I hope so!) cool.gif


Number 15s


+30 Stevie Wonder - Living For The City
+29 Sly & The Family Stone - Family Affair
+28 Cliff Richard - Miss You Nights
+27 Marmalade - My Little One
+26 Colin Blunstone - Say You Don't Mind
+25 Paul Simon - Me And Julio Down By The Schoolyard
+24 Junior Campbell - Sweet Illusion
+23 Lee Garrett - You're My Everything
+22 Neil Sedaka - Laughter In The Rain
+21 Slade - How Does It Feel?

+20 Linda Carr & The Love Squad - Highwire
+19 Sweet - Action
+18 Fox - Imagine Me, Imagine You
+17 Hudson-Ford - Burn Baby Burn
+16 Linda Lewis - Rock-A-Doodle-Do
+15 The Jam - Down At The Tube Station At Midnight
+14 Deep Purple - Fireball
+13 Elvis Costello - Watching The Detectives
+12 Meat Loaf - Bat Out Of Hell
+11 Crystals - Da Doo Ron Ron


+10 Herbie Hancock - I Thought It Was You
+9 Stevie Wonder - Signed, Sealed, Delievered, I'm Yours
+8 Dooley Wilson - As Time Goes By
+7 Elton John - The Bitch Is Back
+6 Heatwave - Too Hot To Handle/Slip Your Disc To This
+5 T-Rex - New York City
+4 Chic - My Forbidden Lover
+3 Elton John - Part Time Love
+2 Bryan Ferry - Tokyo Joe
+1 The Jam - Strange Town




Number 18s


+30 Beach Boys - Good Vibrations
+29 The Partridge Family - I Think I Love You
+28 Carpenters - Superstar/For All We Know
+27 Bill Withers - Lean On Me
+26 Starland Vocal Band - Afternoon Delight
+25 Edgar Winter Group - Frankenstein
+24 Electric Light Orchestra - Turn To Stone
+23 Argent - God Gave Rock And Roll To You
+22 Stranglers - Nice 'N' Sleazy
+21 David Bowie - Young Americans


+20 Cozy Powell - The Man In Black
+19 Eddie Kendricks - Keep On Truckin'
+18 Four Tops - Keeper Of The Castle
+17 Adverts - Gary Gilmour's Eyes
+16 Tymes - You Little Trustmaker
+15 Lynsey De Paul - Getting A Drag
+14 Barbara Dickson - Another Suitcase In Another Hall
+13 Tony Christie - Is This The Way To Amarillo
+12 Herbie Hancock - You Bet Your Love
+11 Blue - Gonna Capture Your Heart


+10 Neil Sedaka - That's When The Music Takes Me
+9 Fatback Band - (Are You Ready) Do The Bus Stop
+8 Rickie Lee Jones - Chuck E's In Love
+7 Real Thing - Whenever You Want My Love
+6 Matchbox - Rockabilly Rebel
+5 Roy Wood - Dear Elaine
+4 Darts - Don't Let It Fade Away
+3 Gilbert O'Sullivan - Ooh Baby
+2 Donny & Marie Osmond - Make The World Go Away
+1 Chuck Berry - Reelin' And Rockin'

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Number 15s

+30 Crystals - Da Doo Ron Ron
+29 Sly & The Family Stone - Family Affair
+28 Herbie Hancock - I Thought It Was You
+27 Al Hudson & The Soul Partners - You Can Do It
+26 Chic - My Forbidden Lover
+25 The Jam - Strange Town
+24 Gladys Knight & The Pips - Come Back And Finish What You Started
+23 Heatwave - Too Hot To Handle/Slip Your Disc To This
+22 Lee Garrett - You're My Everything
+21 Stevie Wonder - Signed, Sealed, Delievered, I'm Yours

+20 Dooley Wilson - As Time Goes By
+19 Johnny Mathis - Gone, Gone, Gone
+18 Village People - Go West
+17 Barry White - Baby, We Better Try And Get It Together
+16 The Jam - Down At The Tube Station At Midnight
+15 Linda Carr & The Love Squad - Highwire
+14 Ken Dodd - Broken Hearted
+13 Junior Campbell - Sweet Illusion
+12 Gonzalez - Haven't Stopped Dancing Yet
+11 Linda Lewis - Rock-A-Doodle-Do

+10 Elvis Costello - Watching The Detectives
+9 Elton John - Part Time Love
+8 Stevie Wonder - Living For The City
+7 Brotherhood Of Man - Beautiful Lover
+6 Paul Simon - Me And Julio Down By The Schoolyard
+5 Marmalade - My Little One
+4 Des O'Connor - The Tip Of My Fingers
+3 Boomtown Rats - Mary Of The 4th Form
+2 Elton John - The Bitch Is Back
+1 Jim Reeves - But You Love Me Daddy

Number 18s

+30 Bill Withers - Lean On Me
+29 Carpenters - Superstar/For All We Know
+28 Four Tops - Keeper Of The Castle
+27 Beach Boys - Good Vibrations
+26 Real Thing - Whenever You Want My Love
+25 Adverts - Gary Gilmour's Eyes
+24 Fatback Band - (Are You Ready) Do The Bus Stop
+23 Tymes - You Little Trustmaker
+22 Tony Christie - Is This The Way To Amarillo
+21 Eddie Kendricks - Keep On Truckin'

+20 Roy Wood - Dear Elaine
+19 Barbara Dickson - Another Suitcase In Another Hall
+18 Herbie Hancock - You Bet Your Love
+17 The Partridge Family - I Think I Love You
+16 Sham 69 - Questions And Answers
+15 Streetband - Toast/Hold On
+14 Rufus Thomas - Do The Funky Chicken
+13 Lynsey De Paul - Getting A Drag
+12 David Bowie - Young Americans
+11 Stranglers - Nice 'N' Sleazy

+10 Mac & Katie Kissoon - Like A Butterfly
+9 Sheer Elegance - Milky Way
+8 Chuck Berry - Reelin' And Rockin'
+7 Donny & Marie Osmond - Make The World Go Away
+6 Argent - God Gave Rock And Roll To You
+5 Donny Osmond - Where Did All The Good Times Go
+4 Starland Vocal Band - Afternoon Delight
+3 The Who - Who Are You
+2 Darts - Don't Let It Fade Away
+1 Iris Williams - He Was Beautiful (Cavatina) (Theme From 'The Deer Hunter')
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Just a couple more days for this one if you havent voted already
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Number 15s

+30 The Jam - Down At The Tube Station At Midnight
+29 The Jam - Strange Town
+28 Elvis Costello - Watching The Detectives
+27 Boomtown Rats - Mary Of The 4th Form
+26 Elton John - The Bitch Is Back
+25 Sly & The Family Stone - Family Affair
+24 Bryan Ferry - Tokyo Joe
+23 Deep Purple - Fireball
+22 T-Rex - New York City
+21 Nazareth - Hot Tracks EP
+20 Elton John - Part Time Love
+19 Meat Loaf - Bat Out Of Hell
+18 Glitter Band - Love In The Sun
+17 Sweet - Action
+16 Slade - How Does It Feel?
+15 Bad Company - Can't Get Enough
+14 Paul Simon - Me And Julio Down By The Schoolyard
+13 Olivia Newton John - Take Me Home Country Roads
+12 New World - Rose Garden
+11 Village People - Go West
+10 Hudson-Ford - Burn Baby Burn
+9 Elvis Presley - Fool
+8 Linda Lewis - Rock-A-Doodle-Do
+7 Dooley Wilson - As Time Goes By
+6 Stevie Wonder - Signed, Sealed, Delievered, I'm Yours
+5 Fox - Imagine Me, Imagine You
+4 Showaddywaddy - Sweet Little Rock 'N' Roller
+3 Showaddywaddy - Rock 'N' Roll Lady
+2 Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra - The 'Onedin Line' Theme
+1 Colin Blunstone - Say You Don't Mind

Number 18s


+30 Tom Robinson Band - Don't Take No For An Answer/Glad To Be Gay
+29 Adverts - Gary Gilmour's Eyes
+28 Stranglers - Nice 'N' Sleazy
+27 David Bowie - Young Americans
+26 The Who - Who Are You
+25 Sham 69 - Questions And Answers
+24 Matchbox - Rockabilly Rebel
+23 Argent - God Gave Rock And Roll To You
+22 Edgar Winter Group - Frankenstein
+21 Tony Christie - Is This The Way To Amarillo
+20 Four Tops - Keeper Of The Castle
+19 Chuck Berry - Reelin' And Rockin'
+18 Cozy Powell - The Man In Black
+17 Rufus Thomas - Do The Funky Chicken
+16 Streetband - Toast/Hold On
+15 Electric Light Orchestra - Turn To Stone
+14 Bill Withers - Lean On Me
+13 Beach Boys - Good Vibrations
+12 Starland Vocal Band - Afternoon Delight
+11 Real Thing - Whenever You Want My Love
+10 The Partridge Family - I Think I Love You
+9 Lynsey De Paul - Getting A Drag
+8 Neil Sedaka - That's When The Music Takes Me
+7 Roy Wood - Dear Elaine
+6 Gilbert O'Sullivan - Ooh Baby
+5 Eddie Kendricks - Keep On Truckin'
+4 Tymes - You Little Trustmaker
+3 Mac & Katie Kissoon - Like A Butterfly
+2 Blue - Gonna Capture Your Heart
+1 Darts - Don't Let It Fade Away
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+30 Stevie Wonder - Living For The City
+29 Stevie Wonder - Signed, Sealed, Delievered, I'm Yours
+28 Paul Simon - Me And Julio Down By The Schoolyard
+27 Village People - Go West
+26 Neil Sedaka - Laughter In The Rain
+25 Crystals - Da Doo Ron Ron
+24 Gladys Knight & The Pips - Come Back And Finish What You Started
+23 Barry White - Baby, We Better Try And Get It Together
+22 Elvis Presley - Fool
+21 Olivia Newton John - Take Me Home Country Roads
+20 Linda Carr & The Love Squad - Highwire
+19 Meat Loaf - Bat Out Of Hell
+18 Junior Campbell - Sweet Illusion
+17 Cliff Richard - Miss You Nights
+16 Elton John - Part Time Love
+15 Al Hudson & The Soul Partners - You Can Do It
+14 Chic - My Forbidden Lover
+13 Sly & The Family Stone - Family Affair
+12 Brotherhood Of Man - Beautiful Lover
+11 Elton John - The Bitch Is Back
+10 Lee Garrett - You're My Everything
+9 Rubettes - Foe-Dee-O-Dee
+8 Showaddywaddy - Sweet Little Rock 'N' Roller
+7 Bad Company - Can't Get Enough
+6 Hudson-Ford - Burn Baby Burn
+5 Herbie Hancock - I Thought It Was You
+4 Mick Jackson - Blame It On The Boogie
+3 Boomtown Rats - Mary Of The 4th Form
+2 Heatwave - Too Hot To Handle/Slip Your Disc To This
+1 Gonzalez - Haven't Stopped Dancing Yet


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+30 The Who - Who Are You
+29 Carpenters - Superstar/For All We Know
+28 The Partridge Family - I Think I Love You
+27 Chuck Berry - Reelin' And Rockin'
+26 Mac & Katie Kissoon - Like A Butterfly
+25 Tom Robinson Band - Don't Take No For An Answer/Glad To Be Gay
+24 Barbara Dickson - Another Suitcase In Another Hall
+23 Tony Christie - Is This The Way To Amarillo
+22 Bill Withers - Lean On Me
+21 Argent - God Gave Rock And Roll To You
+20 Gilbert O'Sullivan - Ooh Baby
+19 Herbie Hancock - You Bet Your Love
+18 Electric Light Orchestra - Turn To Stone
+17 David Bowie - Young Americans
+16 Lynsey De Paul - Getting A Drag
+15 Sheer Elegance - Milky Way
+14 Darts - Don't Let It Fade Away
+13 Beach Boys - Good Vibrations
+12 Neil Sedaka - That's When The Music Takes Me
+11 Sham 69 - Questions And Answers
+10 Donny & Marie Osmond - Make The World Go Away
+9 Matchbox - Rockabilly Rebel
+8 Blue - Gonna Capture Your Heart
+7 Four Tops - Keeper Of The Castle
+6 Real Thing - Whenever You Want My Love
+5 Rickie Lee Jones - Chuck E's In Love
+4 Cozy Powell - The Man In Black
+3 Tymes - You Little Trustmaker
+2 Edgar Winter Group - Frankenstein
+1 Eddie Kendricks - Keep On Truckin'


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Number 15s - The Results

Just three which didn't receive any votes:

Michael Ward - Let There Be Peace On Earth (Let It Begin With Me)
Cliff Richard - My Kinda Life
Liverpool Football Team - We Can Do It EP


As for the rest:

2. Crystals - Da Doo Ron Ron 98
3. The Jam - Down At The Tube Station At Midnight 87
4. Stevie Wonder - Signed, Sealed, Delievered, I'm Yours 80
Meat Loaf - Bat Out Of Hell 80
6. Paul Simon - Me And Julio Down By The Schoolyard 77
7. Stevie Wonder - Living For The City 76
Village People - Go West 76
9. Elton John - Part Time Love 73
10. Elvis Costello - Watching The Detectives 71
Chic - My Forbidden Lover 71
12. Linda Carr & The Love Squad - Highwire 70
13. Herbie Hancock - I Thought It Was You 69
14. The Jam - Strange Town 67
Neil Sedaka - Laughter In The Rain 67
16. Sweet - Action 65
Cliff Richard - Miss You Nights 65
18. Linda Lewis - Rock-A-Doodle-Do 63
19. Slade - How Does It Feel? 61
20. Elton John - The Bitch Is Back 58
21. Junior Campbell - Sweet Illusion 55
Lee Garrett - You're My Everything 55
23. T-Rex - New York City 54
24. Dooley Wilson - As Time Goes By 52
Olivia Newton John - Take Me Home Country Roads 52
26. Gladys Knight & The Pips - Come Back And Finish What You Started 48
27. Boomtown Rats - Mary Of The 4th Form 46
28. Deep Purple - Fireball 44
29. Al Hudson & The Soul Partners - You Can Do It 42
30. Barry White - Baby, We Better Try And Get It Together 40
31. Bad Company - Can't Get Enough 38
32. Marmalade - My Little One 34
Gonzalez - Haven't Stopped Dancing Yet 34
34. Hudson-Ford - Burn Baby Burn 33
35. Fox - Imagine Me, Imagine You 32
36. Elvis Presley - Fool 31
Heatwave - Too Hot To Handle/Slip Your Disc To This 31
38. Colin Blunstone - Say You Don't Mind 27
39. Bryan Ferry - Tokyo Joe 26
40. Glitter Band - Love In The Sun 22
41. Nazareth - Hot Tracks EP 21
42. Johnny Mathis - Gone, Gone, Gone 19
Brotherhood Of Man - Beautiful Lover 19
44. New World - Rose Garden 17
45. Ken Dodd - Broken Hearted 14
46. Rubettes - Foe-Dee-O-Dee 12
Showaddywaddy - Sweet Little Rock 'N' Roller 12
48. Des O'Connor - The Tip Of My Fingers 4
Mick Jackson - Blame It On The Boogie 4
50. Showaddywaddy - Rock 'N' Roll Lady 3
51. Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra - The 'Onedin Line' Theme 2
52. Jim Reeves - But You Love Me Daddy 1

which leaves a convincing win for:

1. Sly & The Family Stone - Family Affair 137



The Ultimate 1970s Top 40:

1.
2.
3. T-Rex - 20th Century Boy
4.
5. Blondie - Hanging On The Telephone
6. Carpenters - (They Long To Be) Close To You
7.
8. Plastic Bertrand - Ca Plane Pour Moi
9.
10. David Bowie - Starman
11. Stevie Wonder - Superstition
12.
13.
14.
15. Sly & The Family Stone - Family Affair
16. Blue Oyster Cult - Don't Fear The Reaper
17.
18.
19. Lene Lovich - Say When
20. Commodores - Machine Gun
21. Martha & The Vandellas - Jimmy Mack
22. Boston - More Than A Feeling
23. X Ray Spex - The Day The World Turned Dayglo
24. David Bowie - Heroes
25. Jackie Wilson - (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher And Higher
26. Aretha Franklin - Until You Come Back To Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do)
27. Barbra Streisand - Stoney End
28. Carpenters - We've Only Just Begun
29. Stevie Wonder - Higher Ground
30. Staple Singers - I'll Take You There
31. Undertones - Teenage Kicks
32. Natalie Cole - This Will Be
33. Jackson 5 - Never Can Say Goodbye
34. Undertones - Here Comes The Summer
35. The Clash - Clash City Rockers
36. Jeff Wayne's The War Of The Worlds - Eve Of The War
37. B-52s - Rock Lobster
38. Sex Pistols - Anarchy In The UK
39. Evelyn 'Champagne' King - Shame
40. The Jam - In The City
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Number 18s - The Results

Again, no nil points this time round, so:

2. Bill Withers - Lean On Me 113
3. David Bowie - Young Americans 107
4. The Partridge Family - I Think I Love You 105
5. Stranglers - Nice 'N' Sleazy 104
6. Tony Christie - Is This The Way To Amarillo 103
7. Tom Robinson Band - Don't Take No For An Answer/Glad To Be Gay 99
8. Adverts - Gary Gilmour's Eyes 95
9. Argent - God Gave Rock And Roll To You 91
10. Beach Boys - Good Vibrations 90
11. Barbara Dickson - Another Suitcase In Another Hall 84
12. The Who - Who Are You 74
13. Herbie Hancock - You Bet Your Love 72
Lynsey De Paul - Getting A Drag 72
Tymes - You Little Trustmaker 72
16. Electric Light Orchestra - Turn To Stone 67
17. Chuck Berry - Reelin' And Rockin' 66
18. Real Thing - Whenever You Want My Love 63
19. Sham 69 - Questions And Answers 61
20. Four Tops - Keeper Of The Castle 58
21. Eddie Kendricks - Keep On Truckin' 52
22. Blue - Gonna Capture Your Heart 50
23. Streetband - Toast/Hold On 49
Edgar Winter Group - Frankenstein 49
25. Neil Sedaka - That's When The Music Takes Me 47
Matchbox - Rockabilly Rebel 47
27. Fatback Band - (Are You Ready) Do The Bus Stop 45
28. Rufus Thomas - Do The Funky Chicken 43
Cozy Powell - The Man In Black 43
30. Starland Vocal Band - Afternoon Delight 42
31. Mac & Katie Kissoon - Like A Butterfly 39
32. Roy Wood - Dear Elaine 36
33. Darts - Don't Let It Fade Away 32
34. Gilbert O'Sullivan - Ooh Baby 29
35. Rickie Lee Jones - Chuck E's In Love 27
36. Sheer Elegance - Milky Way 24
37. Donny & Marie Osmond - Make The World Go Away 19
38. Donny Osmond - Where Did All The Good Times Go 5
Iris Williams - He Was Beautiful (Cavatina) (Theme From 'The Deer Hunter') 5

which results in a third entry in the Ultimate 70s Top 40 for:

1. Carpenters - Superstar/For All We Know 136



The Ultimate 1970s Top 40:

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3. T-Rex - 20th Century Boy
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5. Blondie - Hanging On The Telephone
6. Carpenters - (They Long To Be) Close To You
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8. Plastic Bertrand - Ca Plane Pour Moi
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10. David Bowie - Starman
11. Stevie Wonder - Superstition
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13.
14.
15. Sly & The Family Stone - Family Affair
16. Blue Oyster Cult - Don't Fear The Reaper
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18. Carpenters - Superstar/For All We Know
19. Lene Lovich - Say When
20. Commodores - Machine Gun
21. Martha & The Vandellas - Jimmy Mack
22. Boston - More Than A Feeling
23. X Ray Spex - The Day The World Turned Dayglo
24. David Bowie - Heroes
25. Jackie Wilson - (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher And Higher
26. Aretha Franklin - Until You Come Back To Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do)
27. Barbra Streisand - Stoney End
28. Carpenters - We've Only Just Begun
29. Stevie Wonder - Higher Ground
30. Staple Singers - I'll Take You There
31. Undertones - Teenage Kicks
32. Natalie Cole - This Will Be
33. Jackson 5 - Never Can Say Goodbye
34. Undertones - Here Comes The Summer
35. The Clash - Clash City Rockers
36. Jeff Wayne's The War Of The Worlds - Eve Of The War
37. B-52s - Rock Lobster
38. Sex Pistols - Anarchy In The UK
39. Evelyn 'Champagne' King - Shame
40. The Jam - In The City
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2 great winners, though I never would have predicted The Carpenters doing a Kate Bush and Smiths! I felt sure it would be Bowie, Blondie, Abba if anyone... ohmy.gif

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Wahey - two good additions to the overall 40.
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