1968: Love Child by Diana Ross and The Supremes

Composed by Deke Richards, Pam Sawyer, Richard Taylor, Frank Wilson. Recorded by Diana Ross and The Supremes for their fifteenth studio album (Love Child) for the Motown record label. The song is about a woman who is asking her boyfriend not to pressure her into sleeping with him for fear they would conceive a love child. Genres: Pop, Psychedelic Soul.

Chart History (1968 – 1969)Peak Position
Australia3
Canada1
Ireland12
Netherlands19
New Zealand1
United Kingdom15
USA Billboard Hot 100 Chart1
USA Billboard R&B / Hip-Hop Singles Chart2
USA Cash Box Top 100 Chart1
Year-End Charts (1968)Final Position
Canada61
USA Billboard Hot 100 Chart27
Year-End Charts (1969)Final Position
Canada93
USA Cash Box Top 100 Chart30