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"Touch a Hand, Make a Friend" is a 1974 single by The Staple Singers. "Touch a Hand, Make a Friend" was one of the Staple Singers most successful singles and would peak at number three on the soul chart and number twenty-three on the Hot 100 [1].

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  • In 1985 The Oak Ridge Boys recorded the song and it would become their thirteenth number one on the country chart [2].


  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 547.  
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book Of Top 40 Country Hits: 1944-2006, Second edition. Record Research. p. 252.  
Preceded by
"You Make Me Want to Make You Mine" by Juice Newton
Billboard Hot Country Singles number-one single by The Oak Ridge Boys
October 26, 1985
Succeeded by
"Some Fools Never Learn" by Steve Wariner


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