Top Hits of 1970

Artist(s) Single Weeks at
number one
B. J. Thomas “Raindrops Keep Fallin’ On My Head” 4
The Jackson 5 “I Want You Back” 1
Shocking Blue “Venus” 1
Sly & the Family Stone “Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)” / “Everybody Is a Star” 2
Simon & Garfunkel “Bridge Over Troubled Water”♪ (1970) 6
The Beatles “Let It Be” 2
The Jackson 5 “ABC” 2
The Guess Who “American Woman” / “No Sugar Tonight” 3
Ray Stevens “Everything Is Beautiful” 2
The Beatles “The Long and Winding Road” / “For You Blue” 2
The Jackson 5 “The Love You Save” 2
Three Dog Night “Mama Told Me (Not to Come)” 2
The Carpenters “(They Long to Be) Close to You” 4
Bread “Make It with You” 1
Edwin Starr “War” 3
Diana Ross “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough” 3
Neil Diamond “Cracklin’ Rosie” 1
The Jackson 5 “I’ll Be There” 5
The Partridge Family “I Think I Love You” 3
Smokey Robinson & the Miracles “The Tears of a Clown” 2
George Harrison “My Sweet Lord” / “Isn’t It a Pity” 4