Music / 70s Lyrics - Hits of '73

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Can you name the 1973 Hit by its Lyrics?

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ArtistSong TitleLyrics
The Allman Brothers...Tryin' to make a livin' and doin' the best I can
Bette MidlerHe's in the army now. He's blowin' reveille
Stevie WonderTeachers keep on teachin' / Preachers keep on preachin'
Vicki LawrenceDon't trust your soul to no backwoods Southern lawyer / 'cause the judge in the town's got bloodstains on his hands
Albert Hammond...But girl don't they warn ya, / It pours man it pours
Charlie Rich...Then she lets her hair hang down / And she makes me glad I'm a man
John FogertyI can still hear my old hound dog barkin' chasin' down a hoodoo there / chasin' down a hoodoo there
Loggins & MessinaIf you're out on a date and you bring it home late, it's a sin
Wings & Paul McCartneyDon't ever ask me why / I never say goodbye to...
Steely DanAre you gatherin' up the tears? / Have you had enough of mine?
King HarvestEverybody here is out of sight / They don't bark, and they don't bite
Elton JohnI remember when rock was young / Me and Suzie had so much fun
The Doobie BrothersWithout love / Where would you be right now / Without love / Where would you be now
Stevie WonderWhen you believe in things that you don't understand / Then you suffer
Billy PaulWe got a thing goin' on / We both know that it's wrong / But it's much too strong
CherIndians said that I was white by law / The white man always called me 'Indian Squaw'...
Grand Funk Railroad...We're coming to your town, we'll help you party it down…
Marvin GayeAnd if you feel, like I feel baby / Come on, oh, come on
StoriesHe took her home to meet his mama and papa / Man, he had a terrible fight
Pink's a gas / grab that cash with both hands and make a stash
Deep PurpleBut some stupid with a flare gun / Burned the place to the ground
Dr. JohnI would have said the right thing / But must have used the wrong line
Johnny RiversI wanna jump but I'm afraid I'll fall / I wanna holler but the joint's too small
Billy PrestonI've got a song, I ain't got no melody / I' ma gonna sing it to my friends…
ArtistSong TitleLyrics
Anne MurrayAnd even though we ain't got money / I'm so in love with ya honey
Clint HolmesMy name is Michael, I got a nickel / I got a nickel, shiny and new
Paul SimonMakes you think all the world's a sunny day, oh yeah!
Steely DanIn the mornin you go gunnin' / For the man who stole your water
Wings & Paul McCartney When you got a job to do, you gotta do it well/ You gotta give the other fellow hell
The Rolling StonesWith no loving in our souls and no money in our coats / You can't say we're satisfied
WarHe drink whiskey, Poncho drink the wine / He drink whiskey, Poncho drink the wine
Roberta FlackStrumming my pain with his fingers / Singing my life with his words
Stealers WheelClowns to the left of me, Jokers to the right, here I am…
Paul SimonMy mama loves, she loves me / She gets down on her knees and hugs me
David BowieGround control to Major Tom / Take your protein pills and put your helmet on
Tony Orlando and DawnBus driver, please look for me / 'Cause I couldn't bear to see what I might see
Dr. Hook & The Medicine ShowWe sing about beauty / And we sing about truth / At ten thousand dollars a show
Edgar Winter GroupMountain is high, the valley is low / And you're confused 'bout which way to go
Jim CroceBadder than old King Kong / meaner than a junkyard dog
Dobie GrayGive me the beat, boys, and free my soul / I wanna get lost in your rock and roll
The Isley BrothersYour eyes tell me to pursue / But you say look yeah, but don't touch (but don't touch), baby
The O'JaysThe next stop that we make will be soon / Tell all the folks in Russia, and China, too
The TemptationsWherever he laid his hat was his home / And when his died, / All he left us was alone
Elton JohnYour eyes have died but you see more than I...
Gladys Knight & the PipsI'd rather live in his world / Then live without him in mine
Carly Simon...You probably think this song is about you...
The CarpentersDon't worry that it's not good enough / For anyone else to hear

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