1973 -- Name the title and the artist for each lyric.

All of the following songs were out in the year 1973, and received airplay in the USA. Some were #1 hits, while others were quite obscure. Some artists will appear more than once in the quiz.
[I did most of these straight from memory, so if you find an error, please let me know.]

Email me your guesses and I will send you the answers. Have fun!

1. 110 in the shade, and the pavement was steaming

2. Glory sight, got de dawnin' Lordy light the night away

3. I can see the red tail lights

4. So you hide them when you're able

5. There's an awful lot of words, but there's no communication

5a. On the road, hanging by a song

6. Your silver tongue has turned to clay

7. Number one's gonna be number one

8. And a new day is dawning for us all

9. You had to show them, hey, didn't you?

10. I was just a boy, punished for a crime that was not mine

11. Recover from the trip you've been on

12. You make me vow to try and stop by sometimes

13. Slipping through the backwoods, quiet as a mouse

14. Because I'm on my guard and I'm watching you from head to toe

15. Have you ever loved and not known how?

16. Thrill me with all of your charms

17. Maybe you'll get a replacement

18. She's heard no whistle blowin' from the dark

19. Lover, don't you run for cover; don't run to your mother

20. There the monarch's autumn journey ends on a windswept cypress tree

21. I was warned not to look in his eyes

22. The time had come for her to choose between the good life and the blues

23. Always knew the time would come when I would start to wonder why

24. I never thought about it but I never really doubted the fact

25. You've got the warmest place that I've ever found

26. Long nights cryin' by the record machine

27. Then I guess she had to crash

28. If it gets me nowhere, I go there proud

29. Somehow, someday, things are gonna be so different

30. They've got men making laws that destroy other men

31. I've made up my mind, on what I'm gonna do

32. I still want you by my side just to help me dry the tear that I've cried

33. Then you'll know just what to do if you still want me

34. Whenever you're around me I just want to belong to you

35. Language barriers broken now we've found the key

36. Always miles away we're in another world

37. Leave the rent with the gent up in the penthouse

38. I look for the light through the pouring rain

39. We've got synthetic food that nearly tastes real

40. And I'm wonderin' how I'll get downstairs

41. Can't be like the rest is the most he'll confess

42. There he stood in the night knowing what's wrong from what's right

43. Everywhere I look I see your eyes

44. But you know it didn't take too long, till she'd lost her way

45. We take all kinda pills that give us all kinda thrills

46. Took me by the hand, led me far across this land

47. I knew the time would come I'd have to pay for my mistakes

48. The hotel detective he was outta sight

49. I can read the writing on the wall

50. Well you're where you should be all the time

51. There's not enough love in this old world

52. No trust in tomorrow--it's a lie

53. I'm trusting you to keep on, never turn away

54. I'm a consumated man and I can snatch a little purity

55. Every night we kiss your picture

56. Now I'm not questioning your motives for all the silly things you've done

57. They got the booze they need, more than money can buy

58. I'll love you until the rivers run still

59. I'm in the hi-fidelity first class travelling set

60. He shoulda looked left and he shoulda looked right

61. Gypsy lady, you're a miracle worker for me

62. And the teacher taught us values that we had to learn to keep

63. And a silent wind still blows that only she can hear

64. I told them all I had faith in you

65. And we don't need the ladies cryin' 'cus the story's sad

66. He don't make mistakes; what he needs he takes

67. Moving through the city, making all the rounds

68. Just the thought that we might meet, creates anticipation

69. My ole lady she don't care

70. Head is in a bad place and I wonder what it's good for

71. It was empty, cold and bare

72. Maybe I was absent or was listening too fast

73. But when is it easy, telling someone you're through?

74. Nobody's winning at this kind of game

75. The things that pass for knowlege I can't understand

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