Billboard Charts Archive

Hot 100 - 1972 Archive

Issue Date Title Artist
January 8 Brand New Key Melanie
January 15 American Pie (Parts I & II) Don McLean
January 22
January 29
February 5
February 12 Let's Stay Together Al Green
February 19 Without You Nilsson
February 26
March 4
March 11
March 18 Heart Of Gold Neil Young
March 25 A Horse With No Name America
April 1
April 8
April 15 The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face Roberta Flack
April 22
April 29
May 6
May 13
May 20
May 27 Oh Girl The Chi-lites
June 3 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 1 Song Sung Blue Neil Diamond
July 8 Lean On Me Bill Withers
July 15
July 22
July 29 Alone Again (Naturally) Gilbert O'Sullivan
August 5
August 12
August 19
August 26 Brandy (You're A Fine Girl) Looking Glass
September 2 Alone Again (Naturally) Gilbert O'Sullivan
September 9
September 16 Black & White Three Dog Night
September 23 Baby Don't Get Hooked On Me Mac Davis
September 30
October 7
October 14 Ben Michael Jackson
October 21 My Ding-A-Ling Chuck Berry
October 28
November 4 I Can See Clearly Now Johnny Nash
November 11
November 18
November 25
December 2 Papa Was A Rollin' Stone The Temptations
December 9 I Am Woman Helen Reddy
December 16 Me And Mrs. Jones Billy Paul
December 23
December 30