CASEY KASEM’S AMERICAN TOP 40 - SPECIAL 5/1/71

TOP 40 ARTISTS OF THE ROCK ‘N’ ROLL ERA (1955-1971) 40: DION – ABRAHAM, MARTIN AND JOHN
39: THE FOUR TOPS – BABY I NEED YOUR LOVING
38: THE MONKEES – I’M A BELIEVER
37: THE YOUNG RASCALS – PEOPLE GOT TO BE FREE
36: STEVIE WONDER – FINGERTIPS PT 2
35: SIMON & GARFUNKEL – MRS. ROBINSON
Commercial 20 Hits
34: JACKIE WILSON – LONELY TEARDROPS
33: DIONNE WARWICK – THIS GIRL’S IN LOVE WITH YOU
32: ARETHA FRANKLIN – I NEVER LOVED A MAN (The Way I Love You)
31: ROY ORBISON – OH, PRETTY WOMAN
30: THE 5TH DIMENSION – AQUARIUS/LET THE SUNSHINE IN (The Flesh Failures)
29: FRANK SINATRA – STRANGERS IN THE NIGHT
28: ANDY WILLIAMS – CAN’T GET USED TO LOSING YOU
27: BROOK BENTON – IT’S JUST A MATTER OF TIME
26: DEAN MARTIN – EVERYBODY LOVES SOMEBODY
25: CHUBBY CHECKER – THE TWIST
24: THE PLATTERS – SMOKE GETS IN YOUR EYES
23: PERRY COMO – IT’S IMPOSSIBLE
22: NAT “KING” COLE – RAMBLIN’ ROSE
21: PAUL ANKA – DIANA
20: SMOKEY ROBINSON & THE MIRACLES – SHOP AROUND
Commercial 20 Hits/Dentyne
19: THE TEMPTATIONS – BALL OF CONFUSION (That’s What The World Is Today)
18: THE ROLLING STONES – (I Can’t Get No) SATISFACTION
17: THE BEACH BOYS – GOOD VIBRATIONS
16: SAM COOKE – YOU SEND ME
15: BOBBY DARIN – MACK THE KNIFE
14: BOBBY VINTON – BLUE VELVET
Commercial 20 Hits/Certs
13: MARVIN GAYE – I HEARD IT THROUGH THE GRAPEVINE
12: JAMES BROWN – I GOT YOU (I Feel Good)
11: THE EVERLY BROTHERS – BYE BYE LOVE
10: BRENDA LEE – I’M SORRY
9: FATS DOMINO – BLUEBERRY HILL
8: THE 4 SEASONS – SHERRY
7: RAY CHARLES – HIT THE ROAD JACK
Commercial 20 Hits
6: RICKY NELSON – POOR LITTLE FOOL
5: THE SUPREMES – WHERE DID OUR LOVE GO
4: CONNIE FRANCIS – WHO’S SORRY NOW
3: PAT BOONE – LOVE LETTERS IN THE SAND
2: THE BEATLES – I WANT HOLD YOUR HAND & LET IT BE
Commercial Dentyne/20 Hits
1: ELVIS PRESLEY – DON’T BE CRUEL & IT’S NOW OR NEVER & SUSPICIOUS MINDS