This is one in a series of posts counting down the top 100 songs of the 70's. I will post one of these every night with the exception of Thursday, Fridays or if there is breaking Dolphins news until we reach number one. This is more or less a way for us to pass time on the site during the slow time of year. Besides the 70's were the greatest decade in music.
Now these are not songs from my list but an independent list (http://www.digitaldreamdoor.com/pages/best_songs70s.html) who's rankings are based on initial and lasting popularity and acclaim from critics and fellow artist. Some of them I do not and you will not agree with and maybe that's the point of such lists. They create conversation's. Just like the list of all time great Dolphin players the number one selection is not going to surprise anyone but there will be, like with that other list, some surprises for some along the way and some others might just lead you to a new artist that you have long overlooked.Remember this is an open thread and as such any subject is on the table outside of religion and politics. Please keep pics to a maximum of two per person and no GIF's in any of the live threads. Also try your best to keep things as close to PG as possible as we are on the front page.
Tonight's song "Love Train" is from the band "The O' Jays" from their 1972 album "Back Stabbers". It is also the the last song on that album. It was released as a single in December of 1972 with the song "Who Am I" on the B-Side. It reached number 1 status in February and March of 1973 on both the R&B charts as wells as the Hot 100 chart. It has gone on the be covered by many other well know artist from Tommy Lee to Hall and Oats and has been used in many commercials and on many television and movie soundtracks.