My favorite songs, 1970


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My top 3 of favorite songs of the year 1970 (out of 39 listed here):

  1. Miles Davis – Pharao’s dance **
  2. Simon & Garfunkel – El condor pasa (If I could) ****
  3. Van Morrison – Moondance **

Other favorites:

  • Alfred Panou & The Art Ensemble Of Chicago – Le moral nécessaire **
  • Black Sabbath – Paranoid ****
  • Buddy Miles – Down by the river **
  • Canned Heat – On the road again ****
  • Derek & The Dominos – Layla ****
  • Earth & Fire – Ruby is the one ****
  • James Brown – Get up I feel like being a sex machine **
  • Joe Cocker – The letter ****
  • John Lennon – Instant karma (note: in 1992 again a Dutch hit) ****
  • Johnny Harris – Stepping stones **
  • Melodie En Soul Sol – Black night **
  • The Moody Blues – Question
  • Roy Ayers – Pretty brown skin **
  • Simon & Garfunkel – Bridge of troubled water ****
  • Simon & Garfunkel – Cecilia ****
  • Sixto Rodriguez – Sugar man **
  • The Whatnauts – Message from a black man **

Doubt cases:

(I don’t know if I want to put it in the list above, or in the ‘bubbling under’ part)

  • The Allman Brothers – In memory of Elizabeth Reed ****
  • Eric Clapton – After midnight ****
  • Les Humphries Singers – To my father’s house ****

Bubbling under:

  • Demon Fuzz – Varation no. 1 **
  • Edwin Starr – War **
  • El Chicano – Viva tirado **
  • Emerson, Lake & Palmer – Lucky man ****
  • Grant Green – Let the music take your mind **
  • The Ides Of March – Vehicle **
  • Ike & Tina Turner – Proud Mary **
  • J. Bastos – Loop di love ****
  • Manzanita Y Su Conjunto – El hueleguiso **
  • Marcos Valle – Os grilos (Crickets sing for Ana Maria) **
  • MC5 – Back in the USA ****
  • Mungo Jerry – In the summertime ****
  • Oscar Peterson – A child is born ****
  • Sandy Coast – Capital punishment ****
  • Serge Gainsbourg – Les sucettes ****
  • Som Imaginario – Super-God **



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