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The Greatest Year in Music Countdown


#6 of the XPN Greatest Year In Music Countdown is 1970 voted on by you the listener. To read more about this great year in music visit The Greatest Year in Music 1970


01:02 pm The BeatlesLet It Be
01:06 pm Jackson 5Abc
01:09 pm Stevie WonderSigned, Sealed, Delivered I'm Yours
01:12 pm Diana RossAin't No Mountain High Enough
01:15 pm The DelfonicsDidn't I (blow Your Mind This Time)
01:20 pm Chicago25 Or 6 To 4
01:25 pm The Guess WhoAmerican Woman
01:30 pm The KinksLola
01:35 pm Simon & GarfunkelBridge Over Troubled Water
01:40 pm Joni MitchellBig Yellow Taxi
01:43 pm Van MorrisonCaravan
01:50 pm George HarrisonWah-wah
01:56 pm Mungo JerryIn The Summertime
02:00 pm Creedence Clearwater RevivalI Heard It Through The Grapevine
02:13 pm Grateful DeadFriend Of The Devil
02:16 pm Grateful DeadBox Of Rain
02:23 pm Led ZeppelinTangerine
02:26 pm The Rolling StonesMidnight Rambler
02:35 pm Joe CockerThe Letter
02:40 pm Crosby Stills Nash & YoungAlmost Cut My Hair
02:45 pm The Allman BrothersIn Memory Of Elizabeth Reed
02:53 pm Elton JohnBurn Down The Mission
02:59 pm Derek & The DominosLayla
03:08 pm Cat StevensWild World
03:11 pm Leon RussellRoll Away The Stone
03:16 pm Miles DavisBitches Brew
03:44 pm TrafficEmpty Pages
03:48 pm Edwin StarrWar
03:53 pm Black SabbathBlack Sabbath

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