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Charts 1970 - 1979

1972 UK & USA CHARTS

 

 

 

                                

            YEAR-END USA TOP 150 of 1972 (Singles)

Based on point-system Billboard Hot 100 (nr. 1 100 points, nr. 2 99 etc), january - december 1972

NR TITLE ARTIST PNTS WKS HP
1 I gotcha Joe Tex 1621 21 2
2 The first time ever I saw your face Roberta Flack 1530 18 1
3 Alone again (naturally) Gilbert O'Sullivan 1502 18 1
4 The candy man Sammy Davis jr 1492 21 1
5 Without you Nilsson 1400 17 1
6 Lean on me Bill Withers 1390 19 1
7 Daddy don't you walk so fast Wayne Newton 1382 20 4
8 Brandy (you're a fine girl) Looking Glass 1373 16 1
9 Baby don't get hooked on me Mac Davis 1368 18 1
10 Nights in white satin Moody Blues 1332 18 2
11 Nice to be with you Gallery 1327 22 4
12 If loving you is wrong I don't want to be right Luther Ingram 1317 16 3
13 I can see clearly now Johnny Nash 1316 17 1
14 I'll take you there Staple Singers 1273 15 1
15 Betcha by golly wow Stylistics 1273 16 3
16 The lion sleeps tonight Robert John 1268 17 3
17 Outa space Billy Preston 1261 17 2
18 American pie Don McLean 1259 14 1
19 Oh girl Chi-Lites 1254 15 1
20 I am woman Helen Reddy 1247 19 1
21 Slippin' into darkness War 1227 22 16
22 Long cool woman Hollies 1215 15 2
23 Garden party Rick Nelson 1209 19 6
24 How do you do Mouth & MacNeal 1208 19 8
25 Heart of gold Neil Young 1205 14 1
26 A horse with no name America 1204 14 1
27 My ding-a-ling Chuck Berry 1196 17 1
28 Everybody plays the fool Main Ingredient 1196 18 3
29 Popcorn Hot Butter 1196 18 9
30 Precious and few Climax 1176 15 3
31 Ben Michael Jackson 1172 16 1
32 I didn't get to sleep at all Fifth Dimension 1158 16 8
33 Go all the way Raspberries 1151 18 5
34 I'll be around Spinners 1149 19 3
35 Too late to turn back now Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose 1141 14 2
36 Back stabbers O'Jays 1140 15 3
37 Burning love Elvis Presley 1134 15 2
38 Starting all over again Mel & Tim 1131 20 19
39 Down by the riverside Osmonds 1127 14 4
40 Let's stay together Al Green 1126 12 1
41 Song sung blue Neil Diamond 1101 13 1
42 Rocket man Elton John 1095 15 6
43 Summer breeze Seals & Crofts 1090 17 6
44 If I could reach you Fifth Dimension 1090 15 10
45 Rockin' Robin Michael Jackson 1087 13 2
46 Freddie's dead Curtis Mayfield 1085 16 4
47 Beautiful sunday Daniel Boone 1070 20 15
48 Morning has broken Cat Stevens 1066 14 6
49 Hold your head up Argent 1047 15 5
50 Jungle fever Chakachas 1043 15 8
51 Everything I own Bread 1030 13 5
52 If you don't know me by now Harold Melvin & Blue Notes 1028 14 3
53 In the rain Dramatics 1026 13 5
54 Look what you done for me Al Green 1022 12 4
55 The happiest girl in the whole USA Donna Fargo 1022 16 11
56 Where is the love Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway 1021 13 5
57 I'd love you to want me Lobo 1019 14 2
58 Bang a gong (Get it on) T. Rex 1014 15 10
59 The city of New Orleans Arlo Guthrie 1014 16 18
60 Mother and child reunion Paul Simon 1010 13 4
61 I'm still in love with you Al Green 1008 12 3
62 Layla Derek & the Domino's 1001 15 10
63 Daydreaming Aretha Franklin 995 12 5
64 The way of love Cher 992 13 7
65 Sylvia's mother Dr. Hook & Medicine Show 987 15 5
66 Hurting eachother Carpenters 986 12 2
67 Coconut Nilsson 984 14 8
68 Puppy love Donny Osmond 977 12 3
69 You don't mess around with Jim Jim Croce 975 13 8
70 Hot rod Lincoln Commander Cody & Lost Planet Airmen 975 14 9
71 A cowboy's work is never done Sonny & Cher 973 13 8
72 Joy Apollo 100 972 14 6
73 Papa was a rolling stone Temptations 965 12 1
74 Don't say you don't remember Beverly Bremers 953 14 15
75 School's out Alice Cooper 949 13 7
76 Saturday in the park Chicago 946 12 3
77 Never been to Spain Three Dog Night 936 11 5
78 Uise me Bill Withers 933 12 2
79 Troglodyte Jimmy Castor Bunch 932 12 6
80 Witchy woman Eagles 925 13 9
81 Listen to the music Doobie Brothers 904 13 11
82 Power of love Joe Simon 900 15 11
83 Taxi Harry Chapin 897 16 24
84 Sealed with a kiss Bobby Vinton 896 14 19
85 Good time Charlie's got the blues Danny O'Keefe 895 13 9
86 I believe in music Gallery 894 16 22
87 I saw the light Todd Rundgren 893 14 16
88 Black and white Three Dog Night 890 11 1
89 Motorcycle man Sailcat 887 15 12
90 Day after day Badfinger 884 10 4
91 Day by day Godspell 884 14 13
92 Roundabout Yes 882 13 13
93 Ain't understanding mellow Jerry Butler & Brenda Lee Eager 881 15 21
94 Funny face Donna Fargo 876 14 6
95 Doctor my eyes Jackson Browne 871 12 8
96 Vincent / Castles in the air Don McLean 866 12 12
97 It never rains in southern California Albert Hammond 865 11 5
98 Baby let me take you Detroit Emeralds 865 17 24
99 You ought to be with me Al Green 864 11 3
100 Speak to the sky Rick Springfield 854 13 14
101 Brand new key Melanie 851 1 9
102 Rockin' pneumonia and the boogie woogie flu Johnny Rivers 851 13 8
103 Walking in the rain with the one I love Love Unlimited 844 14 14
104 Good foot James Brown 838 14 18
105 Pop that thang Isley Brothers 837 15 24
106 Conquistador Procol Harum 834 13 16
107 Ventura highway America 832 11 8
108 Thunder and lightning Chi Coltrane 832 13 17
109 I've been lonely for so long Frederick Knight 828 14 27
110 Tumbling dice Rolling Stones 822 10 7
111 Rock and roll Gary Glitter 817 11 7
112 Every day of my life Bobby Vinton 815 16 24
113 Anticipation Carly Simon 811 10 13
114 Crazy mama JJ Cale 811 14 22
115 Why / Lonely boy Donny Osmond 804 12 13
116 Sunshine Jonathan Edwards 802 9 4
117 Tight rope Leon Russell 802 12 11
118 Something's wrong with me Austin Roberts 794 12 12
119 I'm stone in love with you Stylistics 793 12 10
120 You are everything Stylistics 792 8 9
121 Rock and roll lullaby BJ Thomas 791 11 15
122 Clean up woman Betty Wright 786 9 6
123 Operator Jim Croce 783 12 17
124 Black dog Led Zeppelin 776 11 15
125 I wanna be where you are Michael Jackson 773 11 16
126 Goodbye to love Carpenters 772 10 7
127 Play me Neil Diamond 767 11 11
128 Take it easy Eagles 765 11 12
129 I need you America 764 10 9
130 Suavecito Malo 764 12 18
131 Floy joy Supremes 760 12 16
132 The guitar man Bread 759 10 11
133 Diary Bread 758 11 15
134 Taurus Dennis Coffey 757 12 18
135 Clair Gilbert O'Sullivan 756 10 2
136 Gone Joey Heatherton 752 15 24
137 Run to me Bee Gees 750 12 16
138 Sweet seasons Carole King 749 10 9
139 The witch queen of New Orleans Redbone 749 11 21
140 We've got to get it on again Addrisi Brothers 724 12 25
141 Honky cat Elton John 723 10 8
142 Back off Boogaloo Ringo Starr 721 10 9
143 Crazy horses Osmonds 721 11 14
144 Kiss an angel good morning Charley Pride 720 10 21
145 Stay with me Faces 719 10 17
146 Scorpio Dennis Coffey 717 8 6
147 Me and Julio down by the schoolyard Paul Simon 711 11 22
148 It's going to take some time Carpenters 709 10 12
149 Me and Mrs Jones Billy Paul 703 9 1
150 Rock n roll soul Grand Funk Railroad 700 13 29

 

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