What was the #1 R&B song in 1970?

Top 100 R&B Songs in 1970

Rank Song Title
1 The Love You Save Jackson 5 ► The Love You Save
2 The Tears Of A Clown Smokey Robinson & The Miracles ► The Tears Of A Clown
3 I Want You Back The Jackson 5 ► I Want You Back
4 ABC Jackson 5 ► ABC

What was the number one love song in 1970?

“Make It With You” by Bread This was the first Top 40 charted hit for the ‘soft rock’ group Bread, and it shot to #1 in the summer of 1970.

What was the number one R&B song in 1971?

Top 100 R&B Songs in 1971

Rank Song Title
1 Let’s Stay Together Al Green ► Let’s Stay Together
2 Family Affair Sly & the Family Stone ► Family Affair
3 Groove Me King Floyd ► Groove Me
4 Just My Imagination (Running Away with Me) The Temptations ► Just My Imagination (Running Away with Me)

Who was the most popular artist in the 70’s?

Top 100 Artists of the 70s

  1. Stevie Wonder. Genres: Soul, pop R&B, funk, jazz.
  2. Led Zeppelin. Genres: Hard rock, blues rock, folk rock, heavy metal.
  3. Elton John. Genres: Rock, pop rock, glam rock, soft rock, rhythm and blues.
  4. Pink Floyd.
  5. The Rolling Stones.
  6. Eagles.
  7. Marvin Gaye.
  8. Queen.

Who was a popular singer in the 70s?

Major soft rock artists of the 1970s included Carole King, James Taylor, Billy Joel, Chicago, America, the Eagles, and Fleetwood Mac, whose Rumours (1977) was the best-selling album of the decade. (See the country music section of this article for more about country music that crossed over onto the pop charts.)