American Top 40 – Top 100 of 1972

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The Top 100 Songs of 1972

80. Redbone – The Witch Queen of New Orleans
79. Chicago – Saturday in the Park
78. Alice Cooper – School’s Out
77. Three Dog Night – Never Been To Spain
76. Joe Simon – Drowning In A Sea of Love
75. Apollo 100 – Joy
74. Sonny & Cher – A Cowboy’s Work Is Never Done
73. Commander Cody & The Lost Planet Airmen – Hot Rod Lincoln
72. Donny Osmond – Puppy Love
71. Beverley Bremers – Don’t Say You Don’t Remember
70. Nilsson – Coconut
69. The Carpenters – Hurting Each Other
68. Cher – The Way of Love
67. Dr. Hook & The Medicine Show – Sylvia’s Mother
66. Three Dog Night – Black and White
65. Aretha Franklin – Day Dreaming
64. Charlie Pride – Kiss An Angel Good Morning
63. Derek & The Dominos – Layla
62. Donna Fargo – The Happiest Girl In The U.S.A.
61. Mouth and Macneal – How Do You Do
60. Curtis Mayfield – Freddie’s Dead
59. Al Green – I’m Still In Love With You
58. Paul Simon – Mother and Child Reunion
57. Arlo Guthrie – The City of New Orleans
56. T.Rex – Bang A Gong (Get It On)
55. Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway – Where Is The Love
54. Al Green – Look What You Done For Me
53. Dramatics – In The Rain
52. Bread – Everything I Own
51. Michael Jackson – Rockin’ Robin
50. Chakachas – Jungle Fever
49. Argent – Hold Your Head Up
48. Cat Stevens – Morning Has Broken
47. Daniel Boone – Beautiful Sunday
46. Betty Wright – Clean Up Woman
45. Jim Croce – You Don’t Mess Around With Jim
44. The Osmonds – Down Be The Lazy River
43. Elton John – Rocket Man
42. Godspell – Day By Day
41. Mel & Tim – Starting All Over Again
40. Elvis Presley – Burning Love
39. Rick Nelson – Garden Party
38. O’Jays – Backstabbers
37. Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose – Too Late To Turn Back Now
36. Jonathan Edwards – Sunshine
35. Raspberries – Go All The Way
34. Climax – Precious and Few
33. 5th Dimension – (Last Night) I Didn’t Get To Sleep At All
32. Hot Butter – Popcorn
31. Main Ingredient – Everybody Plays The Fool
30. Neil Diamond – Song Sung Blue
29. Stylistics – You Are Everything
28. Hollies – Long Cool Woman (In A Black Dress)
27. War – Slipping Into Darkness
26. Moody Blues – Nights In White Satin
25. Johnny Nash – I Can See Clearly Now
24. Billy Preston – Outa-Space
23. Robert John – The Lion Sleeps Tonight
22. Michael Jackson – Ben
21. Stylistics – Betcha By Golly, Wow
20. Neil Young – Heart of Gold
19. Luther Ingram – If Loving You Is Wrong (I Don’t Want To Be Right)
18. Gallery – Nice To Be With You
17. Chi-Lites – Oh Girl
16. Dennis Coffey – Scorpio
15. Wayne Newton – Daddy Don’t You Walk So Fast
14. Chuck Berry – My Ding-A-Ling
13. Staple Singers – I’ll Take You There
12. Looking Glass – Brandy (You’re A Fine Girl)
11. Al Green – Let’s Stay Together
10. America – A Horse With No Name
9. Joe Tex – I Gotcha
8. Mac Davis – Baby Don’t Get Hooked On Me
7. Bill Withers – Lean On Me
6. Melanie – Brand New Key
5. Sammy Davis Jr. – The Candy Man
4. Nilsson – Without You
3. Don McLean – American Pie
2. Gilbert O’Sullivan – Alone Again (Naturally)
1. Roberta Flack – The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face

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