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Tunecaster's Number One Song Calendar pages show all of the number one songs since late 1959 to the present. This is the 1971 Number One Song Calendar page. For other years besides 1971, click a link on the year grid above. For rock music, visit the Number One Song Calendar Home Page where there are rock number one song calendars from 1980. There are also top 100 songs for years at the Top Songs Of The Years Home Page for pop from 1960 and rock from 1980.

     

1971 Number One Song Calendar

What was the number one song in 1971 on any date? ...
when you were born ... graduated ... married ...

The 1971 Number One Song Calendar has the answer, from 1960 to present, all the number one songs in Tune Timeline order

blue # = pop chart
     
  1. Knock Three Times

     
    1-02-71
     
       
     
    Knock Three Times by Dawn listen
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  2. Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?

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

     
     
  3.  
    1-23-71
     
       
     
    Rose Garden by Lynn Anderson listen
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  4. Lonely Days

     
    1-30-71
     
       
     
    Lonely Days by Bee Gees listen
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  5. I Hear You Knocking

     
    2-06-71
     
       
     
    I Hear You Knocking by Dave Edmunds listen
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  6. One Bad Apple

     
    2-13-71
     
       
     
    One Bad Apple by The Osmonds listen
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  7.  
    3-13-71
     
       
     
    Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me) by The Temptations listen
    Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me) by The Temptations listen
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  8. Me And Bobby McGee

     
    3-27-71
     
       
     
    Me And Bobby McGee by Janis Joplin listen
    Me And Bobby McGee by Janis Joplin listen
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  9. What's Going On

     
    4-10-71
     
       
     
    What's Going On by Marvin Gaye listen
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  10.  
    4-17-71
     
       
     
    Joy To The World by Three Dog Night listen
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  11. Put Your Hand In The Hand

     
    5-22-71
     
       
     
    Put Your Hand In The Hand by Ocean listen
    Put Your Hand In The Hand by Ocean listen
     
     
     
  12. Want Ads

     
    5-29-71
     
       
     
    Want Ads by The Honey Cone listen
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  13. Brown Sugar

     
    6-05-71
     
       
     
    Brown Sugar by The Rolling Stones listen
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  14. It Don't Come Easy

     
    6-12-71
     
       
     
    It Don't Come Easy by Ringo Starr listen
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  15.  
    6-19-71
     
       
     
    It's Too Late by Carole King listen
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  16.  
    7-10-71
     
       
     
    Treat Her Like A Lady by Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose listen
    Treat Her Like A Lady by Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose listen
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  17.  
    7-17-71
     
     
    Raiders
     
     
    Indian Reservation (The Lament Of The Cherokee Reservation Indian) by Raiders listen
    Indian Reservation (The Lament Of The Cherokee Reservation Indian) by Raiders listen
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  18.  
    7-24-71
     
       
     
    You've Got A Friend by James Taylor listen
    You've Got A Friend by James Taylor listen
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  19. Don't Pull Your Love

     
    7-31-71
     
       
     
    Don't Pull Your Love by Hamilton, Joe Frank & Reynolds listen
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  20.  
    8-07-71
     
       
     
    How Can You Mend A Broken Heart by Bee Gees listen
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  21.  
    8-28-71
     
       
     
    Spanish Harlem by Aretha Franklin listen
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  22. Smiling Faces, Sometimes

     
    9-04-71
     
       
     
    Smiling Faces, Sometimes by The Undisputed Truth listen
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  23. Uncle Albert Admiral Halsey

     
    9-11-71
     
       
     
    Uncle Albert Admiral Halsey by Paul & Linda McCartney listen
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  24. Go Away Little Girl

     
    9-18-71
     
       
     
    Go Away Little Girl by Donny Osmond listen
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  25. Maggie May

     
    9-25-71
     
       
     
    Maggie May by Rod Stewart listen
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  26. Yo-Yo

     
    10-23-71
     
       
     
    Yo-Yo by The Osmonds listen
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  27. Imagine

     
    10-30-71
     
       
     
    Imagine by John Lennon Plastic Ono Band listen
    Imagine by John Lennon Plastic Ono Band listen
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  28. Gypsys, Tramps & Thieves

     
    11-06-71
     
       
     
    Gypsys, Tramps & Thieves by Cher listen
    Gypsys, Tramps & Thieves by Cher listen
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  29. Theme From Shaft

     
    11-20-71
     
       
     
    Theme From Shaft by Isaac Hayes listen
    Theme From Shaft by Isaac Hayes listen
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  30.  
    12-04-71
     
       
     
    Family Affair by Sly & The Family Stone listen
    Family Affair by Sly & The Family Stone listen
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  31. Brand New Key

     
    12-25-71
     
       
     
    Brand New Key by Melanie listen
    Brand New Key by Melanie listen
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