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Tunecaster's Number One Song Calendar pages show all of the number one songs since late 1959 to the present. This is the 1974 Number One Song Calendar page. For other years besides 1974, click a link on the year grid above. For rock music, visit the Number One Song Calendar Home Page where there are rock number one song calendars from 1980. There are also top 100 songs for years at the Top Songs Of The Years Home Page for pop from 1960 and rock from 1980.

     

1974 Number One Song Calendar

What was the number one song in 1974 on any date? ...
when you were born ... graduated ... married ...

The 1974 Number One Song Calendar has the answer, from 1960 to present, all the number one songs in Tune Timeline order

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  1. Time In A Bottle

     
    12-29-73
     
       
     
    Time In A Bottle by Jim Croce listen
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  2. The Joker

     
    1-12-74
     
       
     
    The Joker by The Steve Miller Band listen
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  3. Show And Tell

     
    1-19-74
     
       
     
    Show And Tell by Al Wilson listen
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  4. Love's Theme

     
    1-26-74
     
       
     
    Love's Theme by Love Unlimited Orchestra listen
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  5. You're Sixteen

     
    2-02-74
     
       
     
    You're Sixteen by Ringo Starr listen
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  6.  
    2-09-74
     
       
     
    The Way We Were by Barbra Streisand listen
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  7.  
    2-23-74
     
       
     
    Seasons In The Sun by Terry Jacks listen
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  8. Dark Lady

     
    3-23-74
     
       
     
    Dark Lady by Cher listen
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  9.  
    3-30-74
     
       
     
    Hooked On A Feeling by Blue Swede listen
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  10.  
    4-06-74
     
       
     
    Sunshine On My Shoulders by John Denver listen
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  11. Bennie And The Jets

     
    4-13-74
     
       
     
    Bennie And The Jets by Elton John listen
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  12. Dancing Machine

     
    4-27-74
     
       
     
    Dancing Machine by The Jackson 5 listen
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  13.  
    5-04-74
     
       
     
    The Loco-Motion by Grand Funk listen
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  14. The Streak

     
    5-11-74
     
       
     
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  15. Band On The Run

     
    5-25-74
     
       
     
    Band On The Run by Paul McCartney & Wings listen
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  16. Midnight At The Oasis

     
    6-01-74
     
       
     
    Midnight At The Oasis by Maria Muldaur listen
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  17.  
    6-08-74
     
       
     
    Billy, Don't Be A Hero by Bo Donaldson And The Heywoods listen
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  18.  
    6-22-74
     
       
     
    Sundown by Gordon Lightfoot listen
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  19. Rock The Boat

     
    6-29-74
     
       
     
    Rock The Boat by The Hues Corporation listen
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  20. Rock Your Baby

     
    7-06-74
     
       
     
    Rock Your Baby by George McCrae listen
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  21. Annie's Song

     
    7-13-74
     
       
     
    Annie's Song by John Denver listen
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  22.  
    7-20-74
     
       
     
    Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me by Elton John listen
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  23. The Night Chicago Died

     
    8-03-74
     
       
     
    The Night Chicago Died by Paper Lace listen
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  24.  
    8-10-74
     
       
     
    Feel Like Makin' Love by Roberta Flack listen
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  25. (You're) Having My Baby

     
    8-17-74
     
     
    Paul Anka (with Odia Coates)
     
     
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  26. I Shot The Sheriff

     
    8-31-74
     
       
     
    I Shot The Sheriff by Eric Clapton listen
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  27. Rock Me Gently

     
    9-14-74
     
       
     
    Rock Me Gently by Andy Kim listen
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  28. Nothing From Nothing

     
    9-21-74
     
       
     
    Nothing From Nothing by Billy Preston listen
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  29.  
    9-28-74
     
       
     
    I Honestly Love You by Olivia Newton-John listen
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  30. You Haven't Done Nothin

     
    10-12-74
     
       
     
    You Haven't Done Nothin by Stevie Wonder listen
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  31. Jazzman

     
    10-19-74
     
       
     
    Jazzman by Carole King listen
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  32. You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet

     
    10-26-74
     
       
     
    You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet by Bachman-Turner Overdrive listen
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  33. My Melody Of Love

     
    11-02-74
     
       
     
    My Melody Of Love by Bobby Vinton listen
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  34. I Can Help

     
    11-16-74
     
       
     
    I Can Help by Billy Swan listen
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  35. When Will I See You Again

     
    11-30-74
     
       
     
    When Will I See You Again by The Three Degrees listen
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  36. Kung Fu Fighting

     
    12-07-74
     
       
     
    Kung Fu Fighting by Carl Douglas listen
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  37. Angie Baby

     
    12-14-74
     
       
     
    Angie Baby by Helen Reddy listen
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  38.  
    12-21-74
     
       
     
    Cat's In The Cradle by Harry Chapin listen
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  39. You're The First, The Last, My Everything

     
    12-28-74
     
       
     
    You're The First, The Last, My Everything by Barry White listen
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