"That's the Way I've Always Heard It Should Be" is a 1971 single written and performed by singer-songwriter Carly Simon, released from her self-titled debut album. It reached number ten on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and number six … see full wiki
#1 (4 weeks) hit single by Don Mclean in 1971
#1 (6 weeks) hit single by Simon & Garfunkel in 1970.
#3 hit single by Chicago in 1972.
#3 hit single by Mungo Jerry in the summer of 1970.