Rewind to the 70's

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BILLBOARD HOT 100 NUMBER ONES OF THE 70'S

3-Jan-70 B. J. Thomas "Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head"

31-Jan-70 The Jackson 5 "I Want You Back"

7-Feb-70 Shocking Blue "Venus"

14-Feb-70 Sly & the Family Stone "Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)" / "Everybody Is a Star"

28-Feb-70 Simon & Garfunkel "Bridge Over Troubled Water"? 

11-Apr-70 The Beatles "Let It Be"

25-Apr-70 The Jackson 5 "ABC"

9-May-70 The Guess Who "American Woman" / "No Sugar Tonight"

30-May-70 Ray Stevens "Everything Is Beautiful"

13-Jun-70 The Beatles "The Long and Winding Road" / "For You Blue"

27-Jun-70 The Jackson 5 "The Love You Save"

11-Jul-70 Three Dog Night "Mama Told Me (Not to Come)"

25-Jul-70 The Carpenters "(They Long to Be) Close to You"

22-Aug-70 Bread "Make It with You"

29-Aug-70 Edwin Starr "War"

19-Sep-70 Diana Ross "Ain't No Mountain High Enough"

10-Oct-70 Neil Diamond "Cracklin' Rosie"

17-Oct-70 The Jackson 5 "I'll Be There"

21-Nov-70 The Partridge Family "I Think I Love You"

12-Dec-70 Smokey Robinson & the Miracles "The Tears of a Clown"

26-Dec-70 George Harrison "My Sweet Lord" / "Isn't It a Pity"

23-Jan-71 Tony Orlando and Dawn "Knock Three Times"

13-Feb-71 The Osmonds "One Bad Apple"

20-Mar-71 Janis Joplin "Me and Bobby McGee"

3-Apr-71 The Temptations "Just My Imagination (Running Away with Me)"

17-Apr-71 Three Dog Night "Joy to the World"? 

29-May-71 The Rolling Stones "Brown Sugar"

12-Jun-71 The Honey Cone "Want Ads"

19-Jun-71 Carole King "It's Too Late" / "I Feel the Earth Move"

24-Jul-71 Paul Revere & the Raiders "Indian Reservation (The Lament of the Cherokee Reservation Indian)"

31-Jul-71 James Taylor "You've Got a Friend"

7-Aug-71 Bee Gees "How Can You Mend a Broken Heart"

4-Sep-71 Paul McCartney and Linda McCartney "Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey"

11-Sep-71 Donny Osmond "Go Away Little Girl"

2-Oct-71 Rod Stewart "Maggie May" / "Reason to Believe"

6-Nov-71 Cher "Gypsys, Tramps & Thieves"

20-Nov-71 Isaac Hayes "Theme from Shaft"

4-Dec-71 Sly and the Family Stone "Family Affair"

25-Dec-71 Melanie "Brand New Key"

15-Jan-72 Don McLean "American Pie"

12-Feb-72 Al Green "Let's Stay Together"

19-Feb-72 Nilsson "Without You"

18-Mar-72 Neil Young "Heart of Gold"

25-Mar-72 America "A Horse with No Name"

15-Apr-72 Roberta Flack "The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face"? 

27-May-72 The Chi-Lites "Oh Girl"

3-Jun-72 The Staple Singers "I'll Take You There"

10-Jun-72 Sammy Davis Jr. "Candy Man"

1-Jul-72 Neil Diamond "Song Sung Blue"

8-Jul-72 Bill Withers "Lean On Me"

29-Jul-72 Gilbert O'Sullivan "Alone Again (Naturally)"

26-Aug-72 Looking Glass "Brandy (You're a Fine Girl)"

16-Sep-72 Three Dog Night "Black and White"

23-Sep-72 Mac Davis "Baby, Don't Get Hooked on Me"

14-Oct-72 Michael Jackson "Ben"

21-Oct-72 Chuck Berry "My Ding-a-ling"

4-Nov-72 Johnny Nash "I Can See Clearly Now"

2-Dec-72 The Temptations "Papa Was a Rollin' Stone"

9-Dec-72 Helen Reddy "I Am Woman"

16-Dec-72 Billy Paul "Me and Mrs. Jones"

6-Jan-73 Carly Simon "You're So Vain"

27-Jan-73 Stevie Wonder "Superstition"

3-Feb-73 Elton John "Crocodile Rock"

24-Feb-73 Roberta Flack "Killing Me Softly with His Song"

24-Mar-73 The O'Jays "Love Train"

7-Apr-73 Vicki Lawrence "The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia"

21-Apr-73 Tony Orlando and Dawn "Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Ole Oak Tree"? 

19-May-73 Stevie Wonder "You Are the Sunshine of My Life"

26-May-73 The Edgar Winter Group "Frankenstein"

2-Jun-73 Paul McCartney and Wings "My Love"

30-Jun-73 George Harrison "Give Me Love (Give Me Peace On Earth)"

7-Jul-73 Billy Preston "Will It Go Round in Circles"

21-Jul-73 Jim Croce "Bad, Bad Leroy Brown"

4-Aug-73 Maureen McGovern "The Morning After"

18-Aug-73 Diana Ross "Touch Me in the Morning"

25-Aug-73 Stories "Brother Louie"

8-Sep-73 Marvin Gaye "Let's Get It On"

22-Sep-73 Helen Reddy "Delta Dawn"

29-Sep-73 Grand Funk "We're an American Band"

6-Oct-73 Cher "Half-Breed"

20-Oct-73 The Rolling Stones "Angie"

27-Oct-73 Gladys Knight & the Pips "Midnight Train to Georgia"

10-Nov-73 Eddie Kendricks "Keep On Truckin'"

24-Nov-73 Ringo Starr "Photograph"

1-Dec-73 The Carpenters "Top of the World"

15-Dec-73 Charlie Rich "The Most Beautiful Girl"

29-Dec-73 Jim Croce "Time in a Bottle"

12-Jan-74 Steve Miller Band "The Joker"

19-Jan-74 Al Wilson "Show and Tell"

26-Jan-74 Ringo Starr "You're Sixteen"

2-Feb-74 Barbra Streisand "The Way We Were"? 

9-Feb-74 Love Unlimited Orchestra "Love's Theme"

2-Mar-74 Terry Jacks "Seasons in the Sun"

23-Mar-74 Cher "Dark Lady"

30-Mar-74 John Denver "Sunshine on My Shoulders"

6-Apr-74 Blue Swede "Hooked on a Feeling"

13-Apr-74 Elton John "Bennie and the Jets"

20-Apr-74 MFSB and The Three Degrees "TSOP"

4-May-74 Grand Funk "The Loco-Motion"

18-May-74 Ray Stevens "The Streak"

8-Jun-74 Paul McCartney and Wings "Band on the Run"

15-Jun-74 Bo Donaldson and The Heywoods "Billy, Don't Be a Hero"

29-Jun-74 Gordon Lightfoot "Sundown"

6-Jul-74 The Hues Corporation "Rock the Boat"

13-Jul-74 George McCrae "Rock Your Baby"

27-Jul-74 John Denver "Annie's Song"

10-Aug-74 Roberta Flack "Feel Like Makin' Love"

17-Aug-74 Paper Lace "The Night Chicago Died"

24-Aug-74 Paul Anka and Odia Coates "(You're) Having My Baby"

14-Sep-74 Eric Clapton "I Shot the Sheriff"

21-Sep-74 Barry White "Can't Get Enough of Your Love, Babe"

28-Sep-74 Andy Kim "Rock Me Gently"

5-Oct-74 Olivia Newton-John "I Honestly Love You"

19-Oct-74 Billy Preston "Nothing from Nothing"

26-Oct-74 Dionne Warwick and The Spinners "Then Came You"

2-Nov-74 Stevie Wonder "You Haven't Done Nothin'"

9-Nov-74 Bachman-Turner Overdrive "You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet"

16-Nov-74 John Lennon "Whatever Gets You Thru the Night"

23-Nov-74 Billy Swan "I Can Help"

7-Dec-74 Carl Douglas "Kung Fu Fighting"

21-Dec-74 Harry Chapin "Cat's in the Cradle"

28-Dec-74 Helen Reddy "Angie Baby"

4-Jan-75 Elton John "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds"

18-Jan-75 Barry Manilow "Mandy"

25-Jan-75 The Carpenters "Please Mr. Postman"

1-Feb-75 Neil Sedaka "Laughter in the Rain"

8-Feb-75 Ohio Players "Fire"

15-Feb-75 Linda Ronstadt "You're No Good"

22-Feb-75 Average White Band "Pick Up the Pieces"

1-Mar-75 Eagles "Best of My Love"

8-Mar-75 Olivia Newton-John "Have You Never Been Mellow"

15-Mar-75 The Doobie Brothers "Black Water"

22-Mar-75 Frankie Valli "My Eyes Adored You"

29-Mar-75 LaBelle "Lady Marmalade"

5-Apr-75 Minnie Riperton "Lovin' You"

12-Apr-75 Elton John "Philadelphia Freedom"

26-Apr-75 B. J. Thomas "(Hey Won't You Play) Another Somebody Done Somebody Wrong Song"

3-May-75 Tony Orlando and Dawn "He Don't Love You (Like I Love You)"

24-May-75 Earth, Wind & Fire "Shining Star"

31-May-75 Freddy Fender "Before the Next Teardrop Falls"

7-Jun-75 John Denver "Thank God I'm a Country Boy"

14-Jun-75 America "Sister Golden Hair"

21-Jun-75 Captain & Tennille "Love Will Keep Us Together"? 

19-Jul-75 Wings "Listen to What the Man Said"

26-Jul-75 Van McCoy and the Soul City Symphony "The Hustle"

2-Aug-75 Eagles "One of These Nights"

9-Aug-75 Bee Gees "Jive Talkin'"

23-Aug-75 Hamilton, Joe Frank & Reynolds "Fallin' in Love"

30-Aug-75 KC and the Sunshine Band "Get Down Tonight"

6-Sep-75 Glen Campbell "Rhinestone Cowboy"

20-Sep-75 David Bowie "Fame"

27-Sep-75 John Denver "I'm Sorry" / "Calypso"

11-Oct-75 Neil Sedaka "Bad Blood"

1-Nov-75 Elton John "Island Girl"

22-Nov-75 KC and the Sunshine Band "That's the Way (I Like It)"

29-Nov-75 Silver Convention "Fly, Robin, Fly"

27-Dec-75 The Staple Singers "Let's Do It Again"

3-Jan-76 Bay City Rollers "Saturday Night"

10-Jan-76 C. W. McCall "Convoy"

17-Jan-76 Barry Manilow "I Write the Songs"

24-Jan-76 Diana Ross "Theme from Mahogany (Do You Know Where You're Going To)"

31-Jan-76 Ohio Players "Love Rollercoaster"

7-Feb-76 Paul Simon "50 Ways to Leave Your Lover"

28-Feb-76 Rhythm Heritage "Theme From S.W.A.T."

6-Mar-76 The Miracles "Love Machine (Part 1)"

13-Mar-76 The Four Seasons "December 1963 (Oh, What a Night)"

3-Apr-76 Johnnie Taylor "Disco Lady"

1-May-76 Bellamy Brothers "Let Your Love Flow"

8-May-76 John Sebastian "Welcome Back"

15-May-76 The Sylvers "Boogie Fever"

22-May-76 Wings "Silly Love Songs"? 

29-May-76 Diana Ross "Love Hangover"

10-Jul-76 Starland Vocal Band "Afternoon Delight"

24-Jul-76 The Manhattans "Kiss and Say Goodbye"

7-Aug-76 Elton John and Kiki Dee "Don't Go Breaking My Heart"

4-Sep-76 Bee Gees "You Should Be Dancing"

11-Sep-76 KC and the Sunshine Band "(Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty"

18-Sep-76 Wild Cherry "Play That Funky Music"

9-Oct-76 Walter Murphy and the Big Apple Band "A Fifth of Beethoven"

16-Oct-76 Rick Dees and His Cast of Idiots "Disco Duck (part 1)"

23-Oct-76 Chicago "If You Leave Me Now"

6-Nov-76 Steve Miller Band "Rock'n Me"

13-Nov-76 Rod Stewart "Tonight's the Night (Gonna Be Alright)"? 

8-Jan-77 Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis, Jr. "You Don't Have to Be a Star (To Be in My Show)"

15-Jan-77 Leo Sayer "You Make Me Feel Like Dancing"

22-Jan-77 Stevie Wonder "I Wish"

29-Jan-77 Rose Royce "Car Wash"

5-Feb-77 Mary MacGregor "Torn Between Two Lovers"

19-Feb-77 Manfred Mann's Earth Band "Blinded by the Light"

26-Feb-77 Eagles "New Kid in Town"

5-Mar-77 Barbra Streisand "Love Theme From 'A Star Is Born' (Evergreen)"

26-Mar-77 Daryl Hall and John Oates "Rich Girl"

9-Apr-77 ABBA "Dancing Queen"

16-Apr-77 David Soul "Don't Give Up on Us"

23-Apr-77 Thelma Houston "Don't Leave Me This Way"

30-Apr-77 Glen Campbell "Southern Nights"

7-May-77 Eagles "Hotel California"

14-May-77 Leo Sayer "When I Need You"

21-May-77 Stevie Wonder "Sir Duke"

11-Jun-77 KC and the Sunshine Band "I'm Your Boogie Man"

18-Jun-77 Fleetwood Mac "Dreams"

25-Jun-77 Marvin Gaye "Got to Give It Up (Part 1)"

2-Jul-77 Bill Conti "Gonna Fly Now (Theme From Rocky)"

9-Jul-77 Alan O'Day "Undercover Angel"

16-Jul-77 Shaun Cassidy "Da Doo Ron Ron"

23-Jul-77 Barry Manilow "Looks Like We Made It"

30-Jul-77 Andy Gibb "I Just Want to Be Your Everything"

20-Aug-77 The Emotions "Best of My Love"

1-Oct-77 Meco "Star Wars Theme/Cantina Band"

15-Oct-77 Debby Boone "You Light Up My Life"

24-Dec-77 Bee Gees "How Deep Is Your Love"

14-Jan-78 Player "Baby Come Back"

4-Feb-78 Bee Gees "Stayin' Alive"

4-Mar-78 Andy Gibb "(Love Is) Thicker Than Water"

18-Mar-78 Bee Gees "Night Fever"

13-May-78 Yvonne Elliman "If I Can't Have You"

20-May-78 Wings "With a Little Luck"

3-Jun-78 Johnny Mathis and Deniece Williams "Too Much, Too Little, Too Late"

10-Jun-78 John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John "You're the One That I Want"

17-Jun-78 Andy Gibb "Shadow Dancing"? 

5-Aug-78 The Rolling Stones "Miss You"

12-Aug-78 Commodores "Three Times a Lady"

26-Aug-78 Frankie Valli "Grease"

9-Sep-78 A Taste of Honey "Boogie Oogie Oogie"

30-Sep-78 Exile "Kiss You All Over"

28-Oct-78 Nick Gilder "Hot Child in the City"

4-Nov-78 Anne Murray "You Needed Me"

11-Nov-78 Donna Summer "MacArthur Park"

2-Dec-78 Barbra Streisand and Neil Diamond "You Don't Bring Me Flowers"

9-Dec-78 Chic "Le Freak"

6-Jan-79 Bee Gees "Too Much Heaven"

10-Feb-79 Rod Stewart "Da Ya Think I'm Sexy"

10-Mar-79 Gloria Gaynor "I Will Survive"

24-Mar-79 Bee Gees "Tragedy"

14-Apr-79 The Doobie Brothers "What a Fool Believes"

21-Apr-79 Amii Stewart "Knock on Wood"

28-Apr-79 Blondie "Heart of Glass"

5-May-79 Peaches & Herb "Reunited"

2-Jun-79 Donna Summer "Hot Stuff"

9-Jun-79 Bee Gees "Love You Inside Out"

30-Jun-79 Anita Ward "Ring My Bell"

14-Jul-79 Donna Summer "Bad Girls"

18-Aug-79 Chic "Good Times"

25-Aug-79 The Knack "My Sharona"? 

6-Oct-79 Robert John "Sad Eyes"

13-Oct-79 Michael Jackson "Don't Stop 'til You Get Enough"

20-Oct-79 Herb Alpert "Rise"

3-Nov-79 M "Pop Muzik"

10-Nov-79 Eagles "Heartache Tonight"

17-Nov-79 Commodores "Still"

24-Nov-79 Barbra Streisand and Donna Summer "No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)"

8-Dec-79 Styx "Babe"

22-Dec-79 Rupert Holmes "Escape (The Pia Colada Song)"