The Hot 100 - 1972 Archive
Issue Date Song Artist
January 01 Brand New Key Melanie
January 08
January 15 American Pie (Parts I & II) Don McLean
January 22
January 29
February 05
February 12 Let's Stay Together Al Green
February 19 Without You Nilsson
February 26
March 04
March 11
March 18 Heart Of Gold Neil Young
March 25 A Horse With No Name America
April 01
April 08
April 15 The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face Roberta Flack
April 22
April 29
May 06
May 13
May 20
May 27 Oh Girl The Chi-lites
June 03 I'll Take You There The Staple Singers
June 10 The Candy Man Sammy Davis, Jr. with The Mike Curb Congregation
June 17
June 24
July 01 Song Sung Blue Neil Diamond
July 08 Lean On Me Bill Withers
July 15
July 22
July 29 Alone Again (Naturally) Gilbert O'Sullivan
August 05
August 12
August 19
August 26 Brandy (You're A Fine Girl) Looking Glass
September 02 Alone Again (Naturally) Gilbert O'Sullivan
September 09
September 16 Black & White Three Dog Night
September 23 Baby Don't Get Hooked On Me Mac Davis
September 30
October 07
October 14 Ben Michael Jackson
October 21 My Ding-A-Ling Chuck Berry
October 28
November 04 I Can See Clearly Now Johnny Nash
November 11
November 18
November 25
December 02 Papa Was A Rollin' Stone The Temptations
December 09 I Am Woman Helen Reddy
December 16 Me And Mrs. Jones Billy Paul
December 23
December 30