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1970 Pop Top 100 Songs Of The Year

Top 100 pop songs of 1970, based on our weekly pop chart archive.

songs 1 to 25songs 26 to 50songs 51 to 75songs 76 to 100

Pop Top 100 in popularity order


blue # = pop chart

  1 Bridge Over Troubled Water 1   Feb 1970  
  Simon & Garfunkel  
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  2 Ain't No Mountain High Enough 1   Sep 1970  
  Diana Ross  
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  3 Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head 1   Jan 1970  
  B.J. Thomas  
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  4 Band Of Gold 1   Jul 1970  
  Freda Payne  
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  5 Let It Be 1   Mar 1970  
  The Beatles  
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  6 We've Only Just Begun 1   Nov 1970  
  Carpenters  
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  7 The Love You Save 1   Jun 1970  
  The Jackson 5  
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  8 I'll Be There 1   Oct 1970  
  The Jackson 5  
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  9 I Think I Love You 1   Nov 1970  
  The Partridge Family  
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  10 Spill The Wine 1   Aug 1970  
  Eric Burdon And War  
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  11 War 1   Aug 1970  
  Edwin Starr  
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  12 ABC 1   Apr 1970  
  The Jackson 5  
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  13 Cracklin' Rosie 1   Oct 1970  
  Neil Diamond  
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  14 (They Long To Be) Close To You 1   Jul 1970  
  Carpenters  
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  15 I Want You Back 1   Jan 1970  
  The Jackson 5  
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  16 My Sweet Lord 1   Dec 1970  
  George Harrison  
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  17 Fire And Rain 1   Nov 1970  
  James Taylor  
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  18 Ball Of Confusion (That's What The World Is Today) 3   Jun 1970  
  The Temptations  
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  19 Make It With You 1   Aug 1970  
  Bread  
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  20 Candida 3   Oct 1970  
  Dawn  
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  21 Venus 1   Jan 1970  
  The Shocking Blue  
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  22 Instant Karma (We All Shine On) 3   Apr 1970  
  Lennon/Ono With The Plastic Ono Band  
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  23 Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin) 1   Feb 1970  
  Sly & The Family Stone  
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  24 Mama Told Me (Not To Come) 1   Jul 1970  
  Three Dog Night  
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  25 The Tears Of A Clown 1   Dec 1970  
  Smokey Robinson & The Miracles  
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Top 100 Pop Songs By Year

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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