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1970s Top 40 Rate

Number 12s & 14s

Below is a chronological list of all the singles which peaked at No.12 and No.14 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 12s

Roger Whittaker - Durham Town (The Leavin')
Status Quo - Down The Dustpipe
Chairmen Of The Board - Everything's Tuesday
Sakkarin - Sugar Sugar
Peter Noone - Oh You Pretty Thing
St Cecilia - Leap Up And Down (Wave Your Knickers In The Air)
Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up
Vince Hill - Look Around (And You'll Find Me There)
Scott English - Brandy
Val Doonican - Morning
Greyhound - Moon River
Diana Ross - Doobedood'ndoobe, Doobedood'ndoobe, Doobedood'ndoo
Cliff Harmony - Living In Harmony
David Bowie - John, I'm Only Dancing
Strawbs - Lay Down
Billy Paul - Me And Mrs Jones
Timmy Thomas - Why Can't We Live Together
Mud - Crazy
Detroit Emeralds - You Want It, You Got It
Mott The Hoople - Honaloochie Boogie
Dawn Feat. Tony Orlando - Say, Has Anybody Seen My Sweet Gypsy Rose
Guy Darrell - I've Been Hurt
Electric Light Orchestra - Showdown
Paul McCartney & Wings - Helen Wheels
T-Rex - Truck On (Tyke)
Alice Cooper - Teenage Lament '74
Carpenters - Jambalaya (On The Bayou)/Mr Guder
Osmonds - I Can't Stop
Rubettes - Tonight
Diana Ross & The Supremes - Baby Love
Roxy Music - All I Want Is You
Faces & Rod Stewart - You Can Make Me Dance, Sing Or Anything (Even Take The Dog For A Walk, Mend A Fuse, Fold Away The Ironing Board Or Any Other Domestic Shortcoming)
Gilbert O'Sullivan - Christmas Song
Stevie Wonder - Boogie On Reggae Woman
Stylistics - Star On A TV Show
Syreeta - Your Kiss Is Sweet
Shadows - Let Me Be The One
Elton John Band - Philadelphia Freedom
Wigan's Ovation - Skiing In The Snow
Kenny - Baby I Love You, OK!
Tammy Wynette - D.I.V.O.R.C.E
Bimbo Jet - El Bimbo
George McCrae - I Ain't Lyin'
Wing & A Prayer Fife & Drum Corps - Baby Face
War - Low Rider
Eagles - Take It To The Limit
Drifters - Hello Happiness
Beatles - Hey Jude
Eric Carmen - All By Myself
James & Bobby Purify - I'm Your Puppet
Mud - Shake It Down
Billy Ocean - Stop Me (If You've Heard It All Before)
Thin Lizzy - Don't Believe A Word
Smokie - Lay Back In The Arms Of Someone
Bo Kirkland & Ruth Davis - You're Gonna Get Next To Me
Steve Gibbons Band - Tulane
Julie Covington - Only Women Bleed
Heatwave - The Groove Line
Hot Chocolate - Every 1's A Winner
Manhattan Transfer - Walk In Love
Boomtown Rats - She's So Modern
David Soul - It Sure Brings Out The Love In Your Eyes
O'Jays - Used Ta Be My Girl
Jackson Browne - Stay
Blondie - Picture This
Buzzcocks - Ever Fallen In Love (With Someone You Shouldn't've)
Three Degrees - Giving Up Giving In
Patrick Juvet - I Love America
Elkie Brooks - Don't Cry Out Loud
Barry White - Just The Way You Are
Billy Joel - My Life
Members - The Sound Of The Suburbs
Police - Roxanne
Boney M - Gotta Go Home/El Lute
Bill Lovelady - Reggae For It Now
Nick Lowe - Cruel To Be Kind

Number 14s

Judy Collins - Both Sides Now
Boris Gardiner - Elizabethan Reggae
Juicy Lucy - Who Do You Love
Hollies - Gasoline Alley Bred
Jackie Lee - Rupert
Dana - Who Put The Lights Out
Perry Como - I Think Of You
Aretha Franklin - Spanish Harlem
Labi Siffre - It Must Be Love
Bread - Baby I'm-A Want You
Engelbert Humperdinck - Too Beautiful To Last
Neil Diamond - Song Sung Blue
Roberta Flack - The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
Love Unlimited - Walkin' In The Rain With The One I Love
Mary Wells - My Guy
Dandy Livingstone - Suzanne, Beware Of The Devil
O'Jays - Back Stabbers
Temptations - Papa Was A Rollin' Stone
Cockerel Chorus - Nice One Cyril
Judge Dread - Big Eight
Joe Simon - Step By Step
Sylvia - Pillow Talk
Isley Brothers - That Lady
Bob Dylan - Knockin' On Heaven's Door
Lynsey De Paul - Won't Somebody Dance With Me
Suzi Quatro - Daytona Demon
Steeleye Span - Guadete
Barry White - Never, Never Gonna Give Ya Up
Jim Stafford - Spiders And Snakes
Suzi Quatro - Too Big
Intruders - (Win, Place Or Show) She's A Winner
Bobby Goldsboro - Hello, Summertime
Slim Whitman - Happy Anniversary
Showaddywaddy - Sweet Music
Gloria Gaynor - Reach Out I'll Be There
Peter Skellern - Hold On To Love
Ian Hunter - Once Bitten Twice Shy
Gilbert O'Sullivan - I Don't Love You But I Think I Like You
Nazareth - My White Bicycle
Biddu Orchestra - Summer Of '42
Chris Spedding - Motor Biking
Judge Dread - Big Ten
Elton John - Island Girl
John Asher - Let's Twist Again
Judge Dread - Christmas In Dreadland/Come Outside
Hot Chocolate - Man To Man
Lalo Schifrin - Jaws
Kursaal Flyers - Little Does She Know
Racing Cars - They Shoot Horses Don't They?
Brendon - Gimme Some
Rose Royce - I Wanna Get Next To You
Genesis - Spot The Pigeon (EP)
Bob Marley & The Wailers - Exodus
Thin Lizzy - Dancin' In The Moonlight
Donna Summer - I Remember Yesterday
War - Galaxy
Tonight - Drummer Man
Earth Wind & Fire - Fantasy
Dr Hook - More Like The Movies
San Jose Feat Rodriguez Argentina - Argentine Melody (Cancion De Argentina)
Joe Walsh - Life's Been Good
Dollar - Shooting Star
Judas Priest - Take On The World
Toto - Hold The Line
Dennis Brown - Money In My Pocket
Kate Bush - Wow
Sparks - The Number One Song In Heaven
Skids - Masquerade
Dollar - Who Were You With In The Moonlight
Thin Lizzy - Do Anything You Want To
Thom Pace - Maybe
Donna Summer - Bad Girls
Stranglers - Duchess
Charlie Daniels - The Devil Went Down To Georgia
Isley Brothers - It's A Disco Night (Rock Don't Stop)

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 12s

+30 Buzzcocks - Ever Fallen In Love (With Someone You Shouldn't've)
+29 Hot Chocolate - Every 1's A Winner
+28 James & Bobby Purify - I'm Your Puppet
+27 Eric Carmen - All By Myself
+26 Julie Covington - Only Women Bleed
+25 Blondie - Picture This
+24 War - Low Rider
+23 Boomtown Rats - She's So Modern
+22 Three Degrees - Giving Up Giving In
+21 Patrick Juvet - I Love America
+20 Jackson Browne - Stay
+19 Scott English - Brandy
+18 Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up
+17 Electric Light Orchestra - Showdown
+16 Billy Paul - Me And Mrs Jones
+15 David Bowie - John, I'm Only Dancing
+14 Diana Ross & The Supremes - Baby Love
+13 Mud - Shake It Down
+12 Barry White - Just The Way You Are
+11 Boney M - Gotta Go Home/El Lute
+10 Roxy Music - All I Want Is You
+9 O'Jays - Used Ta Be My Girl
+8 David Soul - It Sure Brings Out The Love In Your Eyes
+7 Syreeta - Your Kiss Is Sweet
+6 Sakkarin - Sugar Sugar
+5 Police - Roxanne
+4 Osmonds - I Can't Stop
+3 Billy Joel - My Life
+2 Thin Lizzy - Don't Believe A Word
+1 Peter Noone - Oh You Pretty Thing

Number 14s

+30 Sparks - The Number One Song In Heaven
+29 Dollar - Who Were You With In The Moonlight
+28 Skids - Masquerade
+27 Donna Summer - Bad Girls
+26 Kate Bush - Wow
+25 Sylvia - Pillow Talk
+24 Chris Spedding - Motor Biking
+23 Temptations - Papa Was A Rollin' Stone
+22 Roberta Flack - The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
+21 Brendon - Gimme Some
+20 Lalo Schifrin - Jaws
+19 Stranglers - Duchess
+18 Ian Hunter - Once Bitten Twice Shy
+17 Steeleye Span - Guadete
+16 Suzi Quatro - Daytona Demon
+15 Mary Wells - My Guy
+14 Toto - Hold The Line
+13 Dennis Brown - Money In My Pocket
+12 Dollar - Shooting Star
+11 Earth Wind & Fire - Fantasy
+10 Bob Marley & The Wailers - Exodus
+9 Gloria Gaynor - Reach Out I'll Be There
+8 Labi Siffre - It Must Be Love
+7 Barry White - Never, Never Gonna Give Ya Up
+6 Love Unlimited - Walkin' In The Rain With The One I Love
+5 Bob Dylan - Knockin' On Heaven's Door
+4 Judy Collins - Both Sides Now
+3 Donna Summer - I Remember Yesterday
+2 Charlie Daniels - The Devil Went Down To Georgia
+1 Jim Stafford - Spiders And Snakes
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Number 12s

+30 Beatles - Hey Jude
+29 Electric Light Orchestra - Showdown
+28 Timmy Thomas - Why Can't We Live Together
+27 David Bowie - John, I'm Only Dancing
+26 Elton John Band - Philadelphia Freedom
+25 Roxy Music - All I Want Is You
+24 Scott English - Brandy
+23 Mud - Shake It Down
+22 Nick Lowe - Cruel To Be Kind
+21 Mud - Crazy


+20 Thin Lizzy - Don't Believe A Word
+19 Hot Chocolate - Every 1's A Winner
+18 Greyhound - Moon River
+17 Mott The Hoople - Honaloochie Boogie
+16 Heatwave - The Groove Line
+15 Peter Noone - Oh You Pretty Thing
+14 Diana Ross - Doobedood'ndoobe, Doobedood'ndoobe, Doobedood'ndoo
+13 Wigan's Ovation - Skiing In The Snow
+12 Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up
+11 Diana Ross & The Supremes - Baby Love


+10 Faces & Rod Stewart - You Can Make Me Dance, Sing Or Anything (Even Take The Dog For A Walk, Mend A Fuse, Fold Away The Ironing Board Or Any Other Domestic Shortcoming)
+9 Julie Covington - Only Women Bleed
+8 Billy Joel - My Life
+7 Boney M - Gotta Go Home/El Lute
+6 Paul McCartney & Wings - Helen Wheels
+5 Buzzcocks - Ever Fallen In Love (With Someone You Shouldn't've)
+4 Osmonds - I Can't Stop
+3 Blondie - Picture This
+2 T-Rex - Truck On (Tyke)
+1 Bimbo Jet - El Bimbo

Number 14s

+30 O'Jays - Back Stabbers
+29 Judy Collins - Both Sides Now
+28 Labi Siffre - It Must Be Love
+27 Bread - Baby I'm-A Want You
+26 Love Unlimited - Walkin' In The Rain With The One I Love
+25 Sylvia - Pillow Talk
+24 Temptations - Papa Was A Rollin' Stone
+23 Kursaal Flyers - Little Does She Know
+22 Earth Wind & Fire - Fantasy
+21 Aretha Franklin - Spanish Harlem


+20 Gloria Gaynor - Reach Out I'll Be There
+19 Toto - Hold The Line
+18 Dollar - Shooting Star
+17 Isley Brothers - That Lady
+16 Mary Wells - My Guy
+15 Joe Walsh - Life's Been Good
+14 Roberta Flack - The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
+13 Nazareth - My White Bicycle
+12 Hollies - Gasoline Alley Bred
+11 Bob Dylan - Knockin' On Heaven's Door


+10 Kate Bush - Wow
+9 Barry White - Never, Never Gonna Give Ya Up
+8 Dollar - Who Were You With In The Moonlight
+7 Elton John - Island Girl
+6 Biddu Orchestra - Summer Of '42
+5 Sparks - The Number One Song In Heaven
+4 Intruders - (Win, Place Or Show) She's A Winner
+3 Skids - Masquerade
+2 Chris Spedding - Motor Biking
+1 Donna Summer - Bad Girls
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Number 12s

+30 Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up
+29 Diana Ross & The Supremes - Baby Love
+28 Billy Paul - Me And Mrs Jones
+27 James & Bobby Purify - I'm Your Puppet
+26 O'Jays - Used Ta Be My Girl
+25 Chairmen Of The Board - Everything's Tuesday
+24 Three Degrees - Giving Up Giving In
+23 Stylistics - Star On A TV Show
+22 Boomtown Rats - She's So Modern
+21 Drifters - Hello Happiness

+20 Diana Ross - Doobedood'ndoobe, Doobedood'ndoobe, Doobedood'ndoo
+19 Bo Kirkland & Ruth Davis - You're Gonna Get Next To Me
+18 Greyhound - Moon River
+17 Wing & A Prayer Fife & Drum Corps - Baby Face
+16 Wigan's Ovation - Skiing In The Snow
+15 Bimbo Jet - El Bimbo
+14 Billy Ocean - Stop Me (If You've Heard It All Before)
+13 Detroit Emeralds - You Want It, You Got It
+12 Syreeta - Your Kiss Is Sweet
+11 Members - The Sound Of The Suburbs

+10 Boney M - Gotta Go Home/El Lute
+9 Heatwave - The Groove Line
+8 War - Low Rider
+7 Manhattan Transfer - Walk In Love
+6 Carpenters - Jambalaya (On The Bayou)/Mr Guder
+5 George McCrae - I Ain't Lyin'
+4 Barry White - Just The Way You Are
+3 Dawn Feat. Tony Orlando - Say, Has Anybody Seen My Sweet Gypsy Rose
+2 Vince Hill - Look Around (And You'll Find Me There)
+1 Blondie - Picture This

Number 14s

+30 O'Jays - Back Stabbers
+29 Neil Diamond - Song Sung Blue
+28 Dana - Who Put The Lights Out
+27 Temptations - Papa Was A Rollin' Stone
+26 Love Unlimited - Walkin' In The Rain With The One I Love
+25 Mary Wells - My Guy
+24 Joe Simon - Step By Step
+23 Earth Wind & Fire - Fantasy
+22 Judy Collins - Both Sides Now
+21 Donna Summer - I Remember Yesterday

+20 Intruders - (Win, Place Or Show) She's A Winner
+19 Isley Brothers - That Lady
+18 Roberta Flack - The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
+17 War - Galaxy
+16 Isley Brothers - It's A Disco Night (Rock Don't Stop)
+15 Gloria Gaynor - Reach Out I'll Be There
+14 Jackie Lee - Rupert
+13 Rose Royce - I Wanna Get Next To You
+12 Aretha Franklin - Spanish Harlem
+11 Barry White - Never, Never Gonna Give Ya Up

+10 Sylvia - Pillow Talk
+9 Perry Como - I Think Of You
+8 Lynsey De Paul - Won't Somebody Dance With Me
+7 Labi Siffre - It Must Be Love
+6 Judge Dread - Big Eight
+5 Donna Summer - Bad Girls
+4 Hollies - Gasoline Alley Bred
+3 Lalo Schifrin - Jaws
+2 Dandy Livingstone - Suzanne, Beware Of The Devil
+1 Judge Dread - Big Ten
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Number 12s

+30 Buzzcocks - Ever Fallen In Love (With Someone You Shouldn't've)
+29 Blondie - Picture This
+28 David Bowie - John, I'm Only Dancing
+27 Police - Roxanne
+26 Roxy Music - All I Want Is You
+25 Boomtown Rats - She's So Modern
+24 Thin Lizzy - Don't Believe A Word
+23 Members - The Sound Of The Suburbs
+22 Nick Lowe - Cruel To Be Kind
+21 Billy Joel - My Life
+20 War - Low Rider
+19 Eagles - Take It To The Limit
+18 Faces & Rod Stewart - You Can Make Me Dance, Sing Or Anything (Even Take The Dog For A Walk, Mend A Fuse, Fold Away The Ironing Board Or Any Other Domestic Shortcoming)
+17 T-Rex - Truck On (Tyke)
+16 Alice Cooper - Teenage Lament '74
+15 Mott The Hoople - Honaloochie Boogie
+14 Status Quo - Down The Dustpipe
+13 Peter Noone - Oh You Pretty Thing
+12 Timmy Thomas - Why Can't We Live Together
+11 Mud - Crazy
+10 Paul McCartney & Wings - Helen Wheels
+9 Tammy Wynette - D.I.V.O.R.C.E
+8 Mud - Shake It Down
+7 Jackson Browne - Stay
+6 Barry White - Just The Way You Are
+5 Eric Carmen - All By Myself
+4 Electric Light Orchestra - Showdown
+3 Bo Kirkland & Ruth Davis - You're Gonna Get Next To Me
+2 Steve Gibbons Band - Tulane
+1 Julie Covington - Only Women Bleed







Number 14s




+30 Sparks - The Number One Song In Heaven
+29 Skids - Masquerade
+ 28 Stranglers - Duchess
+27 Thin Lizzy - Do Anything You Want To
+26 Charlie Daniels - The Devil Went Down To Georgia
+25 Kate Bush - Wow
+24 Bob Marley & The Wailers - Exodus
+23 Thin Lizzy - Dancin' In The Moonlight
+22 Kursaal Flyers - Little Does She Know
+21 Bob Dylan - Knockin' On Heaven's Door
+20 Temptations - Papa Was A Rollin' Stone
+19 Juicy Lucy - Who Do You Love
+18 Lalo Schifrin - Jaws
+17 Chris Spedding - Motor Biking
+16 Nazareth - My White Bicycle
+15 Ian Hunter - Once Bitten Twice Shy
+14 Hollies - Gasoline Alley Bred
+13 Labi Siffre - It Must Be Love
+12 Cockerel Chorus - Nice One Cyril
+11 Suzi Quatro - Daytona Demon
+10 Racing Cars - They Shoot Horses Don't They?
+9 Judas Priest - Take On The World
+8 Toto - Hold The Line
+7 Donna Summer - Bad Girls
+6 War - Galaxy
+5 Genesis - Spot The Pigeon (EP)
+4 Suzi Quatro - Too Big
+3 Roberta Flack - The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
+2 Neil Diamond - Song Sung Blue
+1 Aretha Franklin - Spanish Harlem





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Number 12

+30 Billy Paul - Me And Mrs Jones
+29 Buzzcocks - Ever Fallen In Love (With Someone You Shouldn't've)
+28 Diana Ross & The Supremes - Baby Love
+27 Elkie Brooks - Don't Cry Out Loud
+26 Police - Roxanne
+25 Eric Carmen - All By Myself
+24 Barry White - Just The Way You Are
+23 Blondie - Picture This
+22 Billy Joel - My Life
+21 Tammy Wynette - D.I.V.O.R.C.E
+20 Hot Chocolate - Every 1's A Winner
+19 Julie Covington - Only Women Bleed
+18 Eagles - Take It To The Limit
+17 Stevie Wonder - Boogie On Reggae Woman
+16 Elton John Band - Philadelphia Freedom
+15 Faces & Rod Stewart - You Can Make Me Dance, Sing Or Anything (Even Take The Dog For A Walk, Mend A Fuse, Fold Away The Ironing Board Or Any Other Domestic Shortcoming)
+14 Diana Ross - Doobedood'ndoobe, Doobedood'ndoobe, Doobedood'ndoo
+13 O'Jays - Used Ta Be My Girl
+12 Chairmen Of The Board - Everything's Tuesday
+11 Carpenters - Jambalaya (On The Bayou)/Mr Guder
+10 Smokie - Lay Back In The Arms Of Someone
+9 Shadows - Let Me Be The One
+8 Manhattan Transfer - Walk In Love
+7 Electric Light Orchestra - Showdown
+6 Stylistics - Star On A TV Show
+5 Val Doonican - Morning
+4 Three Degrees - Giving Up Giving In
+3 Mud - Crazy
+2 Heatwave - The Groove Line
+1 Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up

14

+30 Donna Summer - Bad Girls
+29 Toto - Hold The Line
+28 Roberta Flack - The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
+27 Bob Dylan - Knockin' On Heaven's Door
+26 Judy Collins - Both Sides Now
+25 Mary Wells - My Guy
+24 Bob Marley & The Wailers - Exodus
+23 Labi Siffre - It Must Be Love
+22 Aretha Franklin - Spanish Harlem
+21 Barry White - Never, Never Gonna Give Ya Up
+20 Boris Gardiner - Elizabethan Reggae
+19 Hot Chocolate - Man To Man
+18 Judas Priest - Take On The World
+17 Earth Wind & Fire - Fantasy
+16 Charlie Daniels - The Devil Went Down To Georgia
+15 Biddu Orchestra - Summer Of '42
+14 Neil Diamond - Song Sung Blue
+13 Love Unlimited - Walkin' In The Rain With The One I Love
+12 Lalo Schifrin - Jaws
+11 Sparks - The Number One Song In Heaven
+10 Temptations - Papa Was A Rollin' Stone
+9 Sylvia - Pillow Talk
+8 Perry Como - I Think Of You
+7 Gloria Gaynor - Reach Out I'll Be There
+6 Donna Summer - I Remember Yesterday
+5 Bread - Baby I'm-A Want You
+4 Dollar - Shooting Star
+3 Dr Hook - More Like The Movies
+2 Elton John - Island Girl
+1 Engelbert Humperdinck - Too Beautiful To Last
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Number 12s
+20 War - Low Rider
+19 Buzzcocks - Ever Fallen In Love (With Someone You Shouldn't've)
+18 Members - The Sound Of The Suburbs
+17 Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up
+16 David Bowie - John, I'm Only Dancing
+15 Stevie Wonder - Boogie On Reggae Woman
+14 Blondie - Picture This
+13 Hot Chocolate - Every 1's A Winner
+12 St Cecilia - Leap Up And Down (Wave Your Knickers In The Air)
+11 T-Rex - Truck On (Tyke)
+10 Greyhound - Moon River
+09 Tammy Wynette - D.I.V.O.R.C.E
+08 Barry White - Just The Way You Are
+07 The Police - Roxanne
+06 Nick Lowe - Cruel To Be Kind
+05 Alice Cooper - Teenage Lament '74
+04 Kenny - Baby I Love You, OK!
+03 O'Jays - Used Ta Be My Girl
+02 Boomtown Rats - She's So Modern
+01 Carpenters - Jambalaya (On The Bayou)/Mr Guder

Number 14s (just 10 from me here)
+20 Earth Wind & Fire - Fantasy
+18 The Skids - Masquerade
+16 Sparks - The Number One Song In Heaven
+14 The Temptations - Papa Was a Rolling Stone
+12 The Stranglers - Duchess
+10 Labi Siffre - It Must Be Love
+08 Chris Spedding - Motor Biking
+06 Roberta Flack - The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
+04 Bob Marley & The Wailers - Exodus
+02 Cockerel Chorus - Nice One Cyril
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Number 12s - The Results

Right, so who else gets to join our privileged Ultimate Top 40? Not any of these:

Roger Whittaker - Durham Town (The Leavin')
Cliff Harmony - Living In Harmony
Strawbs - Lay Down
Guy Darrell - I've Been Hurt
Rubettes - Tonight
Gilbert O'Sullivan - Christmas Song
Bill Lovelady - Reggae For It Now


or these:

2. Blondie - Picture This 95
3. David Bowie - John, I'm Only Dancing 86
4. Diana Ross & The Supremes - Baby Love 82
5. Hot Chocolate - Every 1's A Winner 81
6. Curtis Mayfield - Move On Up 78
7. Billy Paul - Me And Mrs Jones 74
8. Boomtown Rats - She's So Modern 72
War - Low Rider 72
10. Police - Roxanne 65

11. Roxy Music - All I Want Is You 61
12. Electric Light Orchestra - Showdown 57
Eric Carmen - All By Myself 57
14. Julie Covington - Only Women Bleed 55
James & Bobby Purify - I'm Your Puppet 55
16. Billy Joel - My Life 54
Barry White - Just The Way You Are 54
18. Members - The Sound Of The Suburbs 52
19. O'Jays - Used Ta Be My Girl 51
20. Nick Lowe - Cruel To Be Kind 50
Three Degrees - Giving Up Giving In 50
22. Diana Ross - Doobedood'ndoobe, Doobedood'ndoobe, Doobedood'ndoo 48
23. Thin Lizzy - Don't Believe A Word 46
Greyhound - Moon River 46
25. Mud - Shake It Down 44
26. Scott English - Brandy 43
Faces & Rod Stewart - You Can Make Me Dance, Sing Or Anything (Even Take The Dog For A Walk, Mend A Fuse, Fold Away The Ironing Board Or Any Other Domestic Shortcoming) 43
28. Elton John Band - Philadelphia Freedom 42
29. Timmy Thomas - Why Can't We Live Together 40
30. Tammy Wynette - D.I.V.O.R.C.E 39
31. Chairmen Of The Board - Everything's Tuesday 37
Eagles - Take It To The Limit 37
33. Mud - Crazy 35
34. Mott The Hoople - Honaloochie Boogie 32
Stevie Wonder - Boogie On Reggae Woman 32
36. Beatles - Hey Jude 30
T-Rex - Truck On (Tyke) 30
38. Peter Noone - Oh You Pretty Thing 29
Wigan's Ovation - Skiing In The Snow 29
Stylistics - Star On A TV Show 29
41. Boney M - Gotta Go Home/El Lute 28
42. Heatwave - The Groove Line 27
Jackson Browne - Stay 27
Elkie Brooks - Don't Cry Out Loud 27
45. Bo Kirkland & Ruth Davis - You're Gonna Get Next To Me 22
46. Patrick Juvet - I Love America 21
Drifters - Hello Happiness 21
Alice Cooper - Teenage Lament '74 21
49. Syreeta - Your Kiss Is Sweet 19
50. Carpenters - Jambalaya (On The Bayou)/Mr Guder 18
51. Wing & A Prayer Fife & Drum Corps - Baby Face 17
52. Paul McCartney & Wings - Helen Wheels 16
Bimbo Jet - El Bimbo 16
54. Manhattan Transfer - Walk In Love 15
55. Billy Ocean - Stop Me (If You've Heard It All Before) 14
Status Quo - Down The Dustpipe 14
57. Detroit Emeralds - You Want It, You Got It 13
58. St Cecilia - Leap Up And Down (Wave Your Knickers In The Air) 12
59. Smokie - Lay Back In The Arms Of Someone 10
60. Shadows - Let Me Be The One 9
61. David Soul - It Sure Brings Out The Love In Your Eyes 8
Osmonds - I Can't Stop 8
63. Sakkarin - Sugar Sugar 6
64. George McCrae - I Ain't Lyin' 5
Val Doonican - Morning 5
66. Kenny - Baby I Love You, OK! 4
67. Dawn Feat. Tony Orlando - Say, Has Anybody Seen My Sweet Gypsy Rose 3
68. Vince Hill - Look Around (And You'll Find Me There) 2
Steve Gibbons Band - Tulane 2

which leaves:

1. Buzzcocks - Ever Fallen In Love (With Someone You Shouldn't've) 113



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. Wings - Live And Let Die
10. David Bowie - Starman
11. Stevie Wonder - Superstition
12. Buzzcocks - Ever Fallen In Love (With Someone You Shouldn't've)
13.
14.
15. Sly & The Family Stone - Family Affair
16. Blue Oyster Cult - Don't Fear The Reaper
17.
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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Number 14s - The Results

No love for these:

Bobby Goldsboro - Hello, Summertime
Slim Whitman - Happy Anniversary
Showaddywaddy - Sweet Music
Peter Skellern - Hold On To Love
Gilbert O'Sullivan - I Don't Love You But I Think I Like You
John Asher - Let's Twist Again
Judge Dread - Christmas In Dreadland/Come Outside
Tonight - Drummer Man
San Jose Feat Rodriguez Argentina - Argentine Melody (Cancion De Argentina)
Thom Pace - Maybe


Those which did get some love:

2. Earth Wind & Fire - Fantasy 93
3. Sparks - The Number One Song In Heaven 92
4. Roberta Flack - The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face 91
5. Labi Siffre - It Must Be Love 89
6. Judy Collins - Both Sides Now 81
Mary Wells - My Guy 81
8. Skids - Masquerade 78
9. Love Unlimited - Walkin' In The Rain With The One I Love 71
10. Toto - Hold The Line 70
Donna Summer - Bad Girls 70
12. Sylvia - Pillow Talk 69
13. Bob Dylan - Knockin' On Heaven's Door 64
14. Bob Marley & The Wailers - Exodus 62
15. Kate Bush - Wow 61
16. O'Jays - Back Stabbers 60
17. Stranglers - Duchess 59
18. Aretha Franklin - Spanish Harlem 56
19. Lalo Schifrin - Jaws 53
20. Gloria Gaynor - Reach Out I'll Be There 51
Chris Spedding - Motor Biking 51
22. Barry White - Never, Never Gonna Give Ya Up 48
23. Kursaal Flyers - Little Does She Know 45
Neil Diamond - Song Sung Blue 45
25. Charlie Daniels - The Devil Went Down To Georgia 44
26. Dollar - Who Were You With In The Moonlight 37
27. Isley Brothers - That Lady 36
28. Dollar - Shooting Star 34
29. Ian Hunter - Once Bitten Twice Shy 33
30. Bread - Baby I'm-A Want You 32
31. Hollies - Gasoline Alley Bred 30
Donna Summer - I Remember Yesterday 30
33. Nazareth - My White Bicycle 29
34. Dana - Who Put The Lights Out 28
35. Thin Lizzy - Do Anything You Want To 27
Suzi Quatro - Daytona Demon 27
Judas Priest - Take On The World 27
38. Intruders - (Win, Place Or Show) She's A Winner 24
Joe Simon - Step By Step 24
40. War - Galaxy 23
Thin Lizzy - Dancin' In The Moonlight 23
42. Brendon - Gimme Some 21
Biddu Orchestra - Summer Of '42 21
44. Boris Gardiner - Elizabethan Reggae 20
45. Juicy Lucy - Who Do You Love 19
Hot Chocolate - Man To Man 19
47. Steeleye Span - Guadete 17
Perry Como - I Think Of You 17
49. Isley Brothers - It's A Disco Night (Rock Don't Stop) 16
50. Joe Walsh - Life's Been Good 15
51. Jackie Lee - Rupert 14
Cockerel Chorus - Nice One Cyril 14
53. Dennis Brown - Money In My Pocket 13
Rose Royce - I Wanna Get Next To You 13
55. Racing Cars - They Shoot Horses Don't They? 10
56. Elton John - Island Girl 9
57. Lynsey De Paul - Won't Somebody Dance With Me 8
58. Judge Dread - Big Eight 6
59. Genesis - Spot The Pigeon (EP) 5
60. Suzi Quatro - Too Big 4
61. Dr Hook - More Like The Movies 3
62. Dandy Livingstone - Suzanne, Beware Of The Devil 2
63. Jim Stafford - Spiders And Snakes 1
Judge Dread - Big Ten 1
Engelbert Humperdinck - Too Beautiful To Last 1

which leaves:

1. Temptations - Papa Was A Rollin' Stone 118



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. Wings - Live And Let Die
10. David Bowie - Starman
11. Stevie Wonder - Superstition
12. Buzzcocks - Ever Fallen In Love (With Someone You Shouldn't've)
13.
14. Temptations - Papa Was A Rollin' Stone
15. Sly & The Family Stone - Family Affair
16. Blue Oyster Cult - Don't Fear The Reaper
17.
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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