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1973 Number One Song Calendar

What was the number one song in 1973 on any date... when you were born... graduated... married... The answers for 1973 are below. Find a song for any year since 1960.


Pop Number One Songs in Tune Timeline order


blue # = pop chart

  1 Me And Mrs. Jones 1   12-23-72  
  Billy Paul  
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  2 You're So Vain 1   1-13-73  
  Carly Simon  
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  3 Superstition 1   1-20-73  
  Stevie Wonder  
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  4 Crocodile Rock 1   2-10-73  
  Elton John  
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  5 Killing Me Softly With His Song 1   2-24-73  
  Roberta Flack  
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  6 Love Train 1   3-24-73  
  The O'Jays  
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  7 Neither One Of Us (Wants To Be The First To Say Goodbye) 1   3-31-73  
  Gladys Knight & The Pips  
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  8 The Night The Lights Went Out In Georgia 1   4-07-73  
  Vicki Lawrence  
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  9 Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Ole Oak Tree 1   4-14-73  
  Dawn Featuring Tony Orlando  
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  10 You Are The Sunshine Of My Life 1   5-12-73  
  Stevie Wonder  
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  11 Frankenstein 1   5-19-73  
  Edgar Winter Group  
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  12 My Love 1   5-26-73  
  Paul McCartney & Wings  
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  13 I'm Gonna Love You Just A Little More Baby 1   6-09-73  
  Barry White  
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  14 Will It Go Round In Circles 1   6-16-73  
  Billy Preston  
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  15 Playground In My Mind 1   6-23-73  
  Clint Holmes  
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  16 Shambala 1   7-14-73  
  Three Dog Night  
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  17 Bad, Bad Leroy Brown 1   7-21-73  
  Jim Croce  
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  18 The Morning After 1   8-04-73  
  Maureen McGovern  
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  19 Touch Me In The Morning 1   8-11-73  
  Diana Ross  
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  20 Live And Let Die 1   8-18-73  
  Wings  
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  21 Brother Louie 1   8-25-73  
  Stories  
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  22 Let's Get It On 1   9-08-73  
  Marvin Gaye  
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  23 Delta Dawn 1   9-15-73  
  Helen Reddy  
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  24 We're An American Band 1   9-22-73  
  Grand Funk  
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  25 Half-Breed 1   9-29-73  
  Cher  
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  26 Angie 1   10-06-73  
  The Rolling Stones  
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  27 Midnight Train To Georgia 1   10-20-73  
  Gladys Knight & The Pips  
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  28 Heartbeat - It's A Lovebeat 1   11-03-73  
  The DeFranco Family Featuring Tony DeFranco  
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  29 Photograph 1   11-17-73  
  Ringo Starr  
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  30 Top Of The World 1   11-24-73  
  Carpenters  
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  31 Goodbye Yellow Brick Road 1   12-08-73  
  Elton John  
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  32 The Most Beautiful Girl 1   12-15-73  
  Charlie Rich  
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  33 Time In A Bottle 1   12-29-73  
  Jim Croce  
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Related Song Features for 1973 Number One Song Calendar


1973 Pop Top 100 Songs

the top pop songs of 1973 in order

1973 One Hit Wonders

list of one-time top 20 makers and others with one well-known song

Number One Song Calendars

1960 1961 1962 1963 1964
1965 1966 1967 1968 1969
1970 1971 1972 1973 1974
1975 1976 1977 1978 1979
1980 1981 1982 1983 1984
1985 1986 1987 1988 1989
1990 1991 1992 1993 1994
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014

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Tunecaster's Number One Song Calendar page is where to find all of the number one songs since late 1959 to the present. We can find a song for a birthday, a wedding, graduation, or find a song for that special day if it is after 1959.