music picklists

Top 100 Songs of 1972

1The First Time Ever I Saw Your FaceRoberta Flack
2Alone Again (Naturally)Gilbert O'Sullivan
3American PieDon McLean
4Without YouHarry Nilsson
5The Candy ManSammy Davis, Jr.
6I GotchaJoe Tex
7Lean on MeBill Withers
8Baby, Don't Get Hooked on MeMac Davis
9Brand New KeyMelanie
10Daddy Don't You Walk So FastWayne Newton
11Let's Stay TogetherAl Green
12Brandy (You're a Fine Girl)Looking Glass
13Oh GirlThe Chi-Lites
14Nice to Be With YouGallery
15My Ding-A-LingChuck Berry
16(If Loving You Is Wrong) I Don't Want to Be RightLuther Ingram
17Heart of GoldNeil Young
18Betcha By Golly, WowThe Stylistics
19I'll Take You ThereThe Staple Singers
20BenMichael Jackson
21The Lion Sleeps TonightRobert John
22Outa-SpaceBilly Preston
23Slippin' Into DarknessWar
24Long Cool Woman in a Black DressThe Hollies
25How Do You DoMouth & MacNeal
26Song Sung BlueNeil Diamond
27A Horse With No NameAmerica
28PopcornHot Butter
29Everybody Plays the FoolThe Main Ingredient
30Precious and FewClimax
31(Last Night) I Didn't Get to Sleep at AllThe 5th Dimension
32Nights in White SatinThe Moody Blues
33Go All the WayThe Raspberries
34Too Late to Turn Back NowCornelius Brothers & Sister Rose
35Back StabbersThe O'Jays
36Down By the Lazy RiverThe Osmonds
37SunshineJonathan Edwards
38Starting All Over AgainMel and Tim
39Day After DayBadfinger
40Rocket ManElton John
41Rockin' RobinMichael Jackson
42Beautiful SundayDaniel Boone
43ScorpioDennis Coffey
44Morning Has BrokenCat Stevens
45City of New OrleansArlo Guthrie
46Garden PartyRicky Nelson
47I Can See Clearly NowJohnny Nash
48Burning LoveElvis Presley
49Clean Up WomanBetty Wright
50Hold Your Head UpArgent
51Jungle FeverThe Chakachas
52Everything I OwnBread
53In the RainThe Dramatics
54Look What You Done for MeAl Green
55The Happiest Girl in the Whole U.S.A.Donna Fargo
56Get It OnT. Rex
57Mother and Child ReunionPaul Simon
58Where is the LoveRoberta Flack & Donny Hathaway
59I'm Still in Love With YouAl Green
60LaylaDerek and The Dominos
61Day DreamingAretha Franklin
62The Way of LoveCher
63Black and WhiteThree Dog Night
64Sylvia's MotherDr. Hook & The Medicine Show
65Hurting Each OtherThe Carpenters
66CoconutHarry Nilsson
67Puppy LoveDonny Osmond
68You Don't Mess Around With JimJim Croce
69Hot Rod LincolnCommander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen
70A Cowboy's Work is Never DoneSonny & Cher
71JoyApollo 100
72AnticipationCarly Simon
73Never Been to SpainThree Dog Night
74Kiss an Angel Good Mornin'Charley Pride
75School's OutAlice Cooper
76Saturday in the ParkChicago
77Drowning in the Sea of LoveJoe Simon
78Use MeBill Withers
79Family AffairSly & The Family Stone
80Troglodyte (Cave Man)Jimmy Castor Bunch
81The Witch Queen of New OrleansRedbone
82Freddie's DeadCurtis Mayfield
83Power of LoveJoe Simon
84Ain't Understanding MellowJerry Butler & Brenda Lee Eager
85TaxiHarry Chapin
86Don't Say You Don't RememberBeverly Bremers
87Sealed With a KissBobby Vinton
88I Saw the LightTodd Rundgren
89Motorcycle MamaSailcat
90Day By DayOriginal Cast of Godspell
92Doctor My EyesJackson Browne
93I'd Like to Teach the World to Sing (In Perfect Harmony)The New Seekers
94VincentDon McLean
95Baby Let Me Take You (In My Arms)The Detroit Emeralds
96Speak to the SkyRick Springfield
97I'd Like to Teach the World to Sing (In Perfect Harmony)The Hillside Singers
98Walkin' in the Rain with the One I LoveLove Unlimited
99Get on the Good FootJames Brown
100Pop That ThangThe Isley Brothers