Original Air Date: July 4, 1970 (First At40 Broadcast)

 #40 “END OF OUR ROAD” – Marvin Gaye

 #39 “SILVER BIRD” – Mark Lindsay

 #38 “SPILL THE WINE” – Eric Burdon & War

#37 “GO BACK” – Crabby Appleton

#36 “I JUST CAN’T HELP BELIEVING” – B.J. Thomas

#35 “SPIRIT IN THE DARK” – Aretha Franklin

#34 “MISSISSIPPI” – John Phillips

 #33 “WESTBOUND #9” – Flaming Ember

 #32 “IT’S ALL IN THE GAME” – The Four Tops

 #31 “SAVE THE COUNTRY” – The 5th Dimension

 #30 “OHIO” – Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young

 #29 “EVERYTHING IS BEAUTIFUL” – Ray Stevens

 #28 “CHECK OUT YOUR MIND” – The Impressions

#27 “QUESTION” – Moody Blues

#26 “SIGNED, SEALED, DELIVERED (I’M YOURS)” – Stevie Wonder

 #25 “SUGAR SUGAR” – Wilson Pickett

 #24 “TEACH YOUR CHILDREN” – Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young

 #23 “WHICH WAY YOU GOING BILLY?” – The Poppy Family

#22 “LOVE ON A TWO WAY STREET” – The Moments

#21 “MISSISSIPPI QUEEN” – Mountain

 #20 “MAKE IT WITH YOU” – Bread

 #19 “ARE YOU READY?” – Pacific Gas & Electric

 #18 “LOVE LAND” – Charles Wright & the Watts 103

#17 “TIGHTER, TIGHTER” – Alive & Kicking

#16 “MY BABY LOVES LOVIN’” – White Plains

 #15 “A SONG OF JOY” – Miguel Rios

#14 “UNITED WE STAND” – The Brotherhood Of Man

#13 “GET READY” – Rare Earth

 #12 “O-O-H CHILD” – The 5 Stairsteps

 #11 “GIMME DAT DING” – Pipkins

#10 “HITCHIN’ A RIDE” – Vanity Fare

#9 “THE WONDER OF YOU” – Elvis Presley

 #8 “THE LONG AND WINDING ROAD” – The Beatles

 #7 “(THEY LONG TO BE) CLOSE TO YOU” – The Carpenters

#6 “LAY DOWN (CANDLES IN THE RAIN)” – Melanie w/the Edwin Hawkins Singers

#5 “BAND OF GOLD” – Freda Payne

 #4 “RIDE CAPTAIN RIDE” – Blues Image

 #3 “BALL OF CONFUSION (THAT’S WHAT THE WORLD IS TODAY)” – The Temptations

#2 “THE LOVE YOU SAVE” – The Jackson 5

#1 “MAMA TOLD ME (NOT TO COME)” – Three Dog Night