What was the #1 song of the 70s?

What was the #1 song of the 70s?

Number ones

# Reached number one Single
289 February 3, 1973 “Crocodile Rock”
290 February 24, 1973 “Killing Me Softly with His Song”
291 March 24, 1973 “Love Train”

What was #1 song 1972?

American Pie
Don McLean scored a #1 hit with “American Pie” in 1972. Roberta Flack’s “The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face” reached the top spot for six weeks and became the #1 song at year’s end.

Which band sold the most records in the 70s?

The Wall – Pink Floyd (23,000,000)

  • IV (Four Symbols) – Led Zeppelin (22,000,000)
  • Rumours – Fleetwood Mac (19,000,000)
  • Boston – Boston (17,000,000)
  • Saturday Night Fever (soundtrack) – Various Artists (15,000,000)
  • Hotel California – The Eagles (15,000,000)
  • Physical Graffiti – Led Zeppelin (15,000,000)
  • What was the #1 song in 1971?

    Joy to the World
    Billboard Year-End Hot 100 singles of 1971

    No. Title Artist(s)
    1 “Joy to the World” Three Dog Night
    2 “Maggie May”/”Reason to Believe” Rod Stewart
    3 “It’s Too Late”/”I Feel the Earth Move” Carole King
    4 “One Bad Apple” The Osmonds

    What was the number one song of 1974?

    Barbra Streisand scored a number one hit in 1974 with “The Way We Were” from the film of the same name, becoming the #1 single of 1974 at year’s end.

    What is the best old music?

    The Top 50 most iconic songs of all time

    • You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feeling – The Righteous Brothers.
    • My Generation – The Who.
    • Dancing In The Street – Martha Reeves and the Vandellas.
    • When Doves Cry – Prince.
    • A Change Is Gonna Come – Sam Cooke.
    • River Deep Mountain High – Ike and Tina Turner.
    • Best Of My Love – The Emotions.

    What was the biggest selling single in the 70s?

    Best-selling singles

    No. Title Artist
    1 “Mull of Kintyre”/”Girls’ School” Wings
    2 “Rivers of Babylon”/”Brown Girl in the Ring” Boney M.
    3 “You’re the One That I Want” John Travolta and Olivia Newton John
    4 “Mary’s Boy Child” Boney M.