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Carpenters was a brother and sister pop and light music duo, featuring Richard and Karen Carpenter. The greatest hit by Carpenters was Top Of The World, a 1973 number one song. Top Of The World was first made famous by Lynn Anderson as a country hit. Then, the previously recorded Carpenters version became the fourth top 20 hit off the album A Song For You, with I Won't Last A Day Without You becoming the fifth.
Karen Carpenter lived from 1950 to 1983 when she died of a heart condition related to anorexia nervosa.


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  1 I'll Be Yours   Jul 1966  
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  2 Ticket To Ride   Mar 1970  
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  3 (They Long To Be) Close To You 1   Jul 1970  
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  4 We've Only Just Begun 1   Nov 1970  
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  5 Merry Christmas Darling   Dec 1970  
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  6 I'll Never Fall In Love Again   1970  
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  7 For All We Know 2   Mar 1971  
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  8 Rainy Days And Mondays 3   Jun 1971  
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  9 Superstar 2   Sep 1971  
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  10 Bless The Beasts And The Children   Jan 1972  
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  11 Hurting Each Other 2   Mar 1972  
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  12 It's Going To Take Some Time 12   May 1972  
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  13 Goodbye To Love 10   Aug 1972  
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  14 A Song For You   Oct 1972  
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  15 Sing 3   Apr 1973  
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  16 Yesterday Once More 2   Jul 1973  
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  17 Top Of The World 1   Nov 1973  
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  18 Jambalaya (On The Bayou)   Mar 1974  
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  19 I Won't Last A Day Without You 10   May 1974  
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  20 Please Mr. Postman 1   Jan 1975  
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  21 This Masquerade   Mar 1975  
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  22 Only Yesterday 4   May 1975  
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  23 Solitaire 12   Sep 1975  
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  24 Santa Claus Is Coming To Town   Dec 1975  
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  25 There's A Kind Of Hush (All Over The World) 5   Apr 1976  
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  26 I Need To Be In Love 14   Jul 1976  
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  27 Goofus   Sep 1976  
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  28 Breaking Up Is Hard To Do   1976  
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  29 All You Get From Love Is A Love Song   Jul 1977  
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  30 Calling Occupants Of Interplanetary Craft (The Recognized Anthem Of World Contact Day) 17   Nov 1977  
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  31 The Christmas Song   Dec 1977  
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  32 Sweet, Sweet Smile 19   Mar 1978  
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  33 Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas   Dec 1978  
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  34 I Believe You   Dec 1978  
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  35 Winter WonderLand/Silver Bells/White Christmas   Dec 1978  
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  36 Ave Maria   Dec 1978  
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  37 (There's No Place Like) Home For The Holidays   Dec 1978  
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  38 Touch Me When We're Dancing 10   Aug 1981  
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  39 (Want You) Back In My Life Again   Oct 1981  
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  40 Those Good Old Dreams   Jan 1982  
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  41 Beechwood 4-5789 24   May 1982  
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  42 Make Believe It's Your First Time   Oct 1983  
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  43 Your Baby Doesn't Love You Anymore   Mar 1984  
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  44 Something In Your Eyes   Oct 1987  
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  45 If I Had You   Jan 1990  
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  46 If We Try   Feb 1990  
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Top Pop Songs by Carpenters and Karen Carpenter

1Top Of The World
2We've Only Just Begun
3(They Long To Be) Close To You
4Superstar
5Hurting Each Other
6Rainy Days And Mondays
7Yesterday Once More
8For All We Know
9Please Mr. Postman
10Sing
11Only Yesterday
12It's Going To Take Some Time
13I Won't Last A Day Without You
14Goodbye To Love
15Touch Me When We're Dancing
16There's A Kind Of Hush (All Over The World)
17Beechwood 4-5789
18Sweet, Sweet Smile

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