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1971 Number One Song Calendar

What was the number one song in 1971 on any date... when you were born... graduated... married... The answers for 1971 are below. Find a song for any year since 1960.


Pop Number One Songs in Tune Timeline order


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  1 Knock Three Times 1   1-02-71  
  Dawn  
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  2 Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is? 1   1-09-71  
  Chicago  
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        1-16-71  
  Knock Three Times by Dawn returns to number one

 

  3 Rose Garden 1   1-23-71  
  Lynn Anderson  
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  4 Lonely Days 1   1-30-71  
  Bee Gees  
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  5 I Hear You Knocking 1   2-06-71  
  Dave Edmunds  
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  6 One Bad Apple 1   2-13-71  
  The Osmonds  
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  7 Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me) 1   3-13-71  
  The Temptations  
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  8 Me And Bobby McGee 1   3-27-71  
  Janis Joplin  
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  9 What's Going On 1   4-10-71  
  Marvin Gaye  
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  10 Joy To The World 1   4-17-71  
  Three Dog Night  
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  11 Put Your Hand In The Hand 1   5-22-71  
  Ocean  
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  12 Want Ads 1   5-29-71  
  The Honey Cone  
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  13 Brown Sugar 1   6-05-71  
  The Rolling Stones  
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  14 It Don't Come Easy 1   6-12-71  
  Ringo Starr  
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  15 It's Too Late 1   6-19-71  
  Carole King  
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  16 Treat Her Like A Lady 1   7-10-71  
  Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose  
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  17 Indian Reservation (The Lament Of The Cherokee Reservation Indian) 1   7-17-71  
  Raiders  
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  18 You've Got A Friend 1   7-24-71  
  James Taylor  
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  19 Don't Pull Your Love 1   7-31-71  
  Hamilton, Joe Frank & Reynolds  
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  20 How Can You Mend A Broken Heart 1   8-07-71  
  Bee Gees  
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  21 Spanish Harlem 1   8-28-71  
  Aretha Franklin  
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  22 Smiling Faces, Sometimes 1   9-04-71  
  The Undisputed Truth  
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  23 Uncle Albert Admiral Halsey 1   9-11-71  
  Paul & Linda McCartney  
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  24 Go Away Little Girl 1   9-18-71  
  Donny Osmond  
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  25 Maggie May 1   9-25-71  
  Rod Stewart  
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  26 Yo-Yo 1   10-23-71  
  The Osmonds  
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  27 Imagine 1   10-30-71  
  John Lennon Plastic Ono Band  
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  28 Gypsys, Tramps & Thieves 1   11-06-71  
  Cher  
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  29 Theme From Shaft 1   11-20-71  
  Isaac Hayes  
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  30 Family Affair 1   12-04-71  
  Sly & The Family Stone  
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  31 Brand New Key 1   12-25-71  
  Melanie  
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1971 Pop Top 100 Songs

the top pop songs of 1971 in order

1971 One Hit Wonders

list of one-time top 20 makers and others with one well-known song

Number One Song Calendars

1960 1961 1962 1963 1964
1965 1966 1967 1968 1969
1970 1971 1972 1973 1974
1975 1976 1977 1978 1979
1980 1981 1982 1983 1984
1985 1986 1987 1988 1989
1990 1991 1992 1993 1994
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014

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Tunecaster's Number One Song Calendar page is where to find all of the number one songs since late 1959 to the present. We can find a song for a birthday, a wedding, graduation, or find a song for that special day if it is after 1959.