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1972 Pop Top 100 Songs Of The Year

Top 100 pop songs of 1972, based on our weekly pop chart archive.

songs 1 to 25songs 26 to 50songs 51 to 75songs 76 to 100

Pop Top 100 in popularity order


blue # = pop chart

  51 Sylvia's Mother 3   Jun 1972  
  Dr. Hook And The Medicine Show  
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  52 You Are Everything 5   Jan 1972  
  The Stylistics  
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  53 Clean Up Woman 4   Jan 1972  
  Betty Wright  
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  54 You Don't Mess Around With Jim 4   Aug 1972  
  Jim Croce  
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  55 School's Out 3   Aug 1972  
  Alice Cooper  
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  56 Where Is The Love 6   Aug 1972  
  Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway  
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  57 Never Been To Spain 6   Feb 1972  
  Three Dog Night  
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  58 Walkin' In The Rain With The One I Love 6   May 1972  
  Love Unlimited  
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  59 Vincent 6   May 1972  
  Don McLean  
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  60 Superfly 8   Dec 1972  
  Curtis Mayfield  
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  61 Sugar Daddy 6   Jan 1972  
  The Jackson 5  
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  62 Hold Your Head Up 4   Aug 1972  
  Argent  
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  63 Rockin' Pneumonia And The Boogie Woogie Flu 5   Dec 1972  
  Johnny Rivers  
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  64 Everything I Own 8   Feb 1972  
  Bread  
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  65 How Do You Do? 6   Jul 1972  
  Mouth & MacNeal  
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  66 (Last Night) I Didn't Get To Sleep At All 6   Jun 1972  
  The 5th Dimension  
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  67 Use Me 7   Oct 1972  
  Bill Withers  
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  68 In The Rain 6   Apr 1972  
  The Dramatics  
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  69 Ventura Highway 7   Dec 1972  
  America  
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  70 Freddie's Dead (Theme From Superfly) 8   Oct 1972  
  Curtis Mayfield  
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  71 Mother And Child Reunion 7   Mar 1972  
  Paul Simon  
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  72 The Way Of Love 9   Mar 1972  
  Cher  
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  73 I Need You 5   Jul 1972  
  America  
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  74 Rocket Man 6   Jul 1972  
  Elton John  
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  75 Day Dreaming 5   Apr 1972  
  Aretha Franklin  
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Top 100 Pop Songs By Year

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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