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Can you name the 1973 Hit by its Lyrics?

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

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