Tag: 1970

Saturday 10am: Classic Countdown with Ron Kovacs

Today we feature the Top 50 Hits from May 2, 1970 with Ron Kovacs

Sunday 3pm: Top 50 Hits of 1970 with Ron Kovacs

t50-1970Top 50 Hits of 1970

Thursday 6pm: 70’s Classic Countdown with Ron Kovacs

t4019700829On this week’s 70’s Classic Countdown we feature the Top 40 Hits from August 29, 1970 live with Ron Kovacs.

Thursday 6pm: 70’s Classic Countdown with Ron Kovacs

top4070711This week on the 70’s Classic Countdown, the Top 40 Hits of July 11, 1970 with Ron Kovacs

Classic Countdown with Ron Kovacs 6pm ET

1970This week on the RadioMax Classic Countdown we go back to March 21, 1970.  Starting Live with Ron Kovacs at 6pm ET

History of Rock and Roll 12pm ET

70sThis week on this History of Rock and Roll its the hits of 1970 through 1975.

RadioMaxMusic Classic Countdown with Ron Kovacs 6pm ET @RadioMax

1970This week on the Classic Countdown its the Top 40 Hits from October 31, 1970 with Ron Kovacs starting at 6pm ET

Vinyl Resting Place with Willie B 10am ET #vrp @RadioMax

RecordThis week on the Vinyl Resting Place Willie B is featuring the Best Albums of 1970.  Candidates are: CCR, Derek and The Dominoes, Simon and Garfunkel, Van Morrison and More. . . .    Check it out at 10am on RadioMaxMusic!

Vinyl Resting Place with Willie B – 10am ET #vrp

1970Join Willie B with an all new edition of the Vinyl Resting Place.  This week we visit 1970.  Thought you heard 1970 music?  Listen on for some music we know you haven’t heard in a long time.  Check out the Schedule for encore times and check out the 70s Music Station at http://70smusicstation.com for additional encore presentations.

Feature Year: Top 100 Hits of 1970 9a ET #1970

1970This week we feature the Top 100 Hits of 1970.   We’ll list the entire chart at the completion.

1 SPIRIT IN THE SKY – Norman Greenbaum (Reprise)
2 ABC – The Jackson 5 (Motown)
3 BAND OF GOLD – Freda Payne (Invictus)
4 GET READY – Rare Earth (Rare Earth)
5 BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER – Simon & Garfunkel (Columbia)
6 VENUS – The Shocking Blue (Colossus)
7 AMERICAN WOMAN – The Guess Who (RCA Victor)
8 WHICH WAY YOU GOIN’ BILLY? – The Poppy Family (London)
9 LET IT BE – The Beatles (Apple)
10 MAMA TOLD ME (Not To Come) – Three Dog Night (Dunhill)
11 BALL OF CONFUSION (That’s What The World Is Today) – The Temptations (Gordy)
12 THE LOVE YOU SAVE – The Jackson 5 (Motown)
14 CRACKLIN’ ROSIE – Neil Diamond (Uni)
15 SPILL THE WINE – Eric Burdon & War (MGM)
16 (They Long To Be) CLOSE TO YOU – Carpenters (A&M)
18 WAR – Edwin Starr (Gordy)
19 LAY DOWN (Candles In The Rain) – Melanie with The Edwin Hawkins Singers (Buddah)
20 INSTANT KARMA (We All Shine On) – John Ono Lennon (Apple)
21 NO TIME – The Guess Who (RCA Victor)
22 MAKE IT WITH YOU – Bread (Elektra)
23 SIGNED, SEALED, DELIVERED I’M YOURS – Stevie Wonder (Tamla)
24 CANDIDA – Dawn (Bell)
25 EVERYTHING IS BEAUTIFUL – Ray Stevens (Barnaby)
26 SOMETHING’S BURNING – Kenny Rogers & The First Edition (Reprise)
27 THANK YOU (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin) – Sly & The Family Stone (Epic)
28 RIDE CAPTAIN RIDE – The Blues Image (Atco)
29 REFLECTIONS OF MY LIFE – The Marmalade (London)
30 UP AROUND THE BEND – Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy)
31 I WANT YOU BACK – The Jackson 5 (Motown)
32 TURN BACK THE HANDS OF TIME – Tyrone Davis (Dakar)
33 LOVE GROWS (Where My Rosemary Goes) – The Edison Lighthouse (Bell)
34 THE RAPPER – The Jaggerz (Kama Sutra)
35 IN THE SUMMERTIME – Mungo Jerry (Janus)
36 THE LONG AND WINDING ROAD – The Beatles (Apple)
37 THE LETTER – Joe Cocker (A&M)
38 ALL RIGHT NOW – Free (A&M)
39 (I Know) I’M LOSING YOU – Rare Earth (Rare Earth)
40 O-O-H CHILD – The Five Stairsteps (Buddah)
41 HOUSE OF THE RISING SUN – Frijid Pink (Parrot)
42 I’LL BE THERE – The Jackson 5 (Motown)
43 TIGHTER, TIGHTER – Alive And Kicking (Roulette)
44 PSYCHEDELIC SHACK – The Temptations (Gordy)
45 COME AND GET IT – Badfinger (Apple)
46 EASY COME, EASY GO – Bobby Sherman (Metromedia)
47 VEHICLE – The Ides Of March (Warner Bros.)
48 PATCHES – Clarence Carter (Atlantic)
49 FOR THE LOVE OF HIM – Bobbi Martin (United Artists)
50 WITHOUT LOVE (There Is Nothing) – Tom Jones (Parrot)
51 CECILIA – Simon & Garfunkel (Columbia)
52 TRAVELIN’ BAND – Creedence Clearwater Revival (Fantasy)
53 INDIANA WANTS ME – R. Dean Taylor (Rare Earth)
54 WHOLE LOTTA LOVE – Led Zeppelin (Atlantic)
55 LOVE OR LET ME BE LONELY – The Friends Of Distinction (RCA Victor)
56 THE WONDER OF YOU – Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)
57 WE’VE ONLY JUST BEGUN – Carpenters (A&M)
58 HE AIN’T HEAVY, HE’S MY BROTHER – The Hollies (Epic)
59 MA BELLE AMIE – The Tee Set (Colossus)
60 MAKE ME SMILE – Chicago (Columbia)
61 ARIZONA – Mark Lindsay (Columbia)
62 EVIL WAYS – Santana (Columbia)
63 I’LL NEVER FALL IN LOVE AGAIN – Dionne Warwick (Scepter)
64 SNOWBIRD – Anne Murray (Capitol)
65 RAINY NIGHT IN GEORGIA – Brook Benton (Cotillion)
66 IT’S ONLY MAKE BELIEVE – Glen Campbell (Capitol)
67 (If You Let Me Make Love To You Then) WHY CAN’T I TOUCH YOU? – Ronnie Dyson (Columbia)
68 GROOVY SITUATION – Gene Chandler (Mercury)
69 LOVE ON A TWO-WAY STREET – The Moments (Stang)
70 GREEN-EYED LADY – Sugarloaf (Liberty)
71 DAUGHTER OF DARKNESS – Tom Jones (Parrot)
72 DIDN’T I (Blow Your Mind This Time) – The Delfonics (Philly Groove)
73 GIMME DAT DING – The Pipkins (Capitol)
74 LOOK WHAT THEY’VE DONE TO MY SONG MA – The New Seekers (Elektra)
75 DON’T CRY DADDY – Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)
76 I JUST CAN’T HELP BELIEVING – B.J. Thomas (Scepter)
77 WOODSTOCK – Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young (Atlantic)
78 LOLA – The Kinks (Reprise)
79 UNITED WE STAND – The Brotherhood Of Man (Deram)
81 IT’S ALL IN THE GAME – The Four Tops (Motown)
82 CALL ME – Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)
83 HONEY COME BACK – Glen Campbell (Capitol)
84 JINGLE JANGLE – The Archies (Kirshner)
85 FIRE AND RAIN – James Taylor (Warner Bros.)
86 OUT IN THE COUNTRY – Three Dog Night (Dunhill)
87 IT’S A SHAME – The Spinners (V.I.P.)
88 STILL WATER (Love) – The Four Tops (Motown)
89 WESTBOUND #9 – The Flaming Ember (Hot Wax)
90 UP THE LADDER TO THE ROOF – The Supremes (Motown)
91 THAT’S WHERE I WENT WRONG – The Poppy Family (London)
92 GIVE ME JUST A LITTLE MORE TIME – The Chairmen Of The Board (Invictus)
93 SOMEBODY’S BEEN SLEEPING – 100 Proof Aged In Soul (Hot Wax)
94 SILVER BIRD – Mark Lindsay (Columbia)
95 WALK A MILE IN MY SHOES – Joe South & The Believers (Capitol)
96 HI-DE-HO – Blood, Sweat & Tears (Columbia)
97 WALKIN’ IN THE RAIN – Jay & The Americans (United Artists)
98 LAY A LITTLE LOVIN’ ON ME – Robin McNamara (Steed)
99 KENTUCKY RAIN – Elvis Presley (RCA Victor)
100 EL CONDOR PASA – Simon & Garfunkel (Columbia)
The CASH BOX Year-End Charts: 1970
TOP 100 POP SINGLES (As published in the December 26, 1970, issue) ©1970 Cashbox

Time Sweep with Dominic Forbes 12pm ET @radiomax @softrockjock #timesweep

time-fliesThis week on Time Sweep with Dominic Forbes

  • California Tunes
  • Hero Tunes
  • Look at 1970 Tunes
  • Review of Tom Petty
  • Teacher Tunes
  • This Week In Rock History
  • Story Behind Fleetwood Mac’s “Go Your Own Way”
  • Look at 1984 Rock


Great Soul Performances with Bobby Jay Featuring 1970 – 7pm ET


On “Great Soul Performances” this evening, we’re going to look back on the year 1970. Lots of hits and fantastic music from that year, plus news stories, new innovations that made their debut in 1970, sports, Grammy Awards, Academy Awards, Emmy Awards and in general, a great time looking back to 1970. We kick it off at 7PM ET, 6PM CT, 5PM MT & 4PM PT. It’s 1970 this evening on RadioMaxMusic.com.