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British Chartbusters of the 60s & 70s - 1970

Top five singles of the year on the British Charts:

 

1    "The Wonder of You"  Elvis Presley Buy Now

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2   "I Hear You Knockin"   Dave Edmunds Buy Now  

 

18 tracks incl I Will Survive - Gloria Gaynor, I'd Like To Teach The World To Sing - New Seekers

 

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3  "In The Summertime"  Mungo Jerry Buy Now
4  "Band of Gold"  Freda Payne Buy Now
5  "Love Grows Where My Rosemary Goes" Edison Lighthouse Buy Now

Top five albums of the year on the British Charts:

1  "Bridge Over Troubled Water"  Simon & Garfunkel Buy Now
2   "Let it Bleed"    Rolling Stones Buy Now
3  "Andy Williams' Greatest Hits"  Andy Williams Buy Now
4  "Let it Be"  Beatles Buy Now  

 

24 tracks incl Theme From Shaft - Isaac Hayes, I'll Take You There - Staple Singers

 

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5  "Led Zeppelin III"  Led Zeppelin  Buy Now

Top five artists of the year on the British Charts:

1  Elvis Presley  Buy the Greatest Hits
2  Jackson Five  Buy the Greatest Hits
3   Andy Williams  Buy the Greatest Hits
4  Simon & Garfunkel  Buy the Greatest Hits
5  Beatles  Buy the Greatest Hits
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