Chart Date: August 12, 1972

#40 “SATURDAY IN THE PARK” – Chicago

#39 “SWEET INSPIRATION (WHERE YOU LEAD)” – Barbra Streisand

#38 “TAKE IT EASY” – The Eagles

#37 “BACKSTABBERS” – The O'Jays

#36 “OUTTA SPACE” – Billy Preston

#35 “ROCKET MAN” – Elton John

#34 “CONQUESTADOR” – Procol Harum

#33 “WHEN YOU SAY LOVE” – Sonny & Cher

#32 “SMALL BEGINNINGS” – Flash

#31 “BEAUTIFUL SUNDAY” – Daniel Boone

#30 “BABY LET ME TAKE YOU” – The Detroit Emeralds

#29 “BREAKING UP IS HARD TO DO” – The Partridge Family

#28 “JOIN TOGETHER” – The Who

#27 “BABY DON’T GET HOOKED ON ME” – Mac Davis

#26 “GUITAR MAN” – Bread

#25 “ROCK & ROLL PART II” – Gary Glitter

#24 “GONE” – Joey Heatherton

#23 “HAPPY” – The Rolling Stones

#22 “LOOKING THROUGH THE WINDOWS” – The Jackson 5

#21 “SEALED WITH A KISS” – Bobby Vinton

#20 “MOTORCYCLE MAMA” – Sailcat

#19 “DAY BY DAY” – The Cast Of Godspell

#18 “HOLD YOUR HEAD UP” – Argent

#17 “YOU DON'T MESS AROUND WITH JIM” – Jim Croce

#16 “LAYLA” – Derek & The Dominoes

#15 “LEAN ON ME” – Bill Withers

#14 “HOLD HER TIGHT” – The Osmonds

#13 “THE HAPPIEST GIRL IN THE WHOLE USA” – Donna Fargo

#12 “GOODBYE TO LOVE” – The Carpenters

#11 “COCONUT” – Harry Nilsson

#10 “SCHOOL'S OUT” – Alice Cooper

#9 “HOW DO YOU DO?” – Mouth & MacNeal

#8 “TOO LATE TO TURN BACK NOW” – Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose

#7 “LET'S STAY TOGETHER” – Al Green

#6 “LONG COOL WOMAN” – The Hollies

#5 “WHERE IS THE LOVE” – Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway

#4 “DADDY DON'T YOU WALK SO FAST” – Wayne Newton

#3 “IF LOVING YOU IS WRONG (I DON’T WANT TO BE RIGHT)” – Luther Ingram

#2 “BRANDY (YOU'RE A FINE GIRL)” – Looking Glass

#1 “ALONE AGAIN (NATRUALLY)” – Gilbert O'Sullivan