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1976 Number One Song Calendar

What was the number one song in 1976 on any date... when you were born... graduated... married... The answers for 1976 are below. Find a song for any year since 1960.


Pop Number One Songs in Tune Timeline order


blue # = pop chart

  1 I Write The Songs 1   1-03-76  
  Barry Manilow  
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  2 Convoy 1   1-10-76  
  C.W. McCall  
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  3 Theme From Mahogany, Do You Know Where You're Going To 1   1-17-76  
  Diana Ross  
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  4 Times Of Your Life 1   1-24-76  
  Paul Anka  
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  5 You Sexy Thing 1   1-31-76  
  Hot Chocolate  
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  6 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover 1   2-07-76  
  Paul Simon  
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  7 Love Machine 1   2-28-76  
  The Miracles  
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  8 Theme From S.W.A.T. 1   2-28-76  
  Rhythm Heritage  
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  9 Take It To The Limit 1   3-06-76  
  Eagles  
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  10 December, 1963 (Oh, What A Night) 1   3-13-76  
  The Four Seasons  
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  11 Dream Weaver 1   3-27-76  
  Gary Wright  
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  12 Disco Lady 1   4-03-76  
  Johnnie Taylor  
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  13 Let Your Love Flow 1   4-17-76  
  Bellamy Brothers  
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  14 Right Back Where We Started From 1   4-24-76  
  Maxine Nightingale  
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  15 Sweet Love 1   5-01-76  
  Commodores  
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  16 Boogie Fever 1   5-08-76  
  The Sylvers  
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  17 Silly Love Songs 1   5-15-76  
  Wings  
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  18 Love Hangover 1   5-29-76  
  Diana Ross  
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  19 Misty Blue 1   6-12-76  
  Dorothy Moore  
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  20 Sara Smile 1   6-12-76  
  Daryl Hall And John Oates  
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  21 Afternoon Delight 1   6-26-76  
  Starland Vocal Band  
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  22 Love Is Alive 1   7-10-76  
  Gary Wright  
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  23 Kiss And Say Goodbye 1   7-17-76  
  The Manhattans  
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  24 Don't Go Breaking My Heart 1   7-31-76  
  Elton John & Kiki Dee  
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  25 Let 'Em In 1   8-14-76  
  Wings  
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  26 You Should Be Dancing 1   8-21-76  
  Bee Gees  
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  27 I'd Really Love To See You Tonight 1   8-28-76  
  England Dan And John Ford Coley  
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  28 (Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty 1   9-04-76  
  KC And The Sunshine Band  
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  29 Play That Funky Music 1   9-11-76  
  Wild Cherry  
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  30 A Fifth Of Beethoven 1   9-18-76  
  Walter Murphy & The Big Apple Band  
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  31 If You Leave Me Now 1   9-25-76  
  Chicago  
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  32 Disco Duck (Part 1) 1   10-09-76  
  Rick Dees And His Cast Of Idiots  
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  33 She's Gone 1   10-16-76  
  Daryl Hall And John Oates  
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  34 Rock'n Me 1   10-23-76  
  The Steve Miller Band  
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  35 The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald 1   10-30-76  
  Gordon Lightfoot  
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  36 Love So Right 1   11-06-76  
  Bee Gees  
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  37 Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright) 1   11-13-76  
  Rod Stewart  
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  38 The Rubberband Man 1   12-04-76  
  The Spinners  
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  39 You Don't Have To Be A Star (To Be In My Show) 1   12-11-76  
  Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis Jr.  
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  40 After The Lovin' 1   12-25-76  
  Engelbert Humperdinck  
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Related Song Features for 1976 Number One Song Calendar


1976 Pop Top 100 Songs

the top pop songs of 1976 in order

1976 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.