THE TOP 100 CLASSIC ROCK SONGS OF 1974

THE TOP 100 CLASSIC ROCK SONGS OF 1974

 THE TOP 100 OF 1974

  1  THE WAY WE WERE - Barbra Streisand (Columbia)
  2  SHOW AND TELL - Al Wilson (Rocky Road)
  3  SEASONS IN THE SUN - Terry Jacks (Bell)
  4  BENNIE AND THE JETS - Elton John (MCA)
  5  THE JOKER - The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)
  6  YOU MAKE ME FEEL BRAND NEW - The Stylistics (Avco)
  7  LOVE'S THEME - The Love Unlimited Orchestra (20th Century)
  8  THE STREAK - Ray Stevens (Barnaby)
  9  COME AND GET YOUR LOVE - Redbone (Epic)
10  YOU HAVEN'T DONE NOTHIN' - Stevie Wonder (Tamla)
11  TSOP (The Sound Of Philadelphia) - MFSB (Philadelphia Int'l)
12  DANCING MACHINE - The Jackson 5 (Motown)
13  THE LOCO-MOTION - Grand Funk (Capitol)
14  KUNG FU FIGHTING - Carl Douglas (20th Century)
15  ROCK ME GENTLY - Andy Kim (Capitol)
16  NOTHING FROM NOTHING - Billy Preston (A&M)
17  HOOKED ON A FEELING - Blue Swede (EMI)
18  SUNSHINE ON MY SHOULDERS - John Denver (RCA Victor)
19  THEN CAME YOU - Dionne Warwicke & The Spinners (Atlantic)
20  YOU'RE SIXTEEN - Ringo Starr (Apple)
21  SUNDOWN - Gordon Lightfoot (Reprise)
22  SPIDERS AND SNAKES - Jim Stafford (MGM)
23  (You're) HAVING MY BABY - Paul Anka with Odia Coates (United Artists)
24  ROCK ON - David Essex (Columbia)
25  TIME IN A BOTTLE - Jim Croce (ABC)
26  BILLY, DON'T BE A HERO - Bo Donaldson & The Heywoods (ABC)
27  ANNIE'S SONG - John Denver (RCA Victor)
28  YOU'RE THE FIRST, THE LAST, MY EVERYTHING - Barry White (20th Century)
29  BAND ON THE RUN - Paul McCartney & Wings (Apple)
30  BOOGIE DOWN - Eddie Kendricks (Tamla)
31  I HONESTLY LOVE YOU - Olivia Newton-John (MCA)
32  THE ENTERTAINER - Marvin Hamlisch (MCA)
33  DARK LADY - Cher (MCA)
34  CAT'S IN THE CRADLE - Harry Chapin (Elektra)
35  I CAN HELP - Billy Swan (Monument)
36  UNTIL YOU COME BACK TO ME (That's What I'm Gonna Do) - Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)
37  YOU AIN'T SEEN NOTHING YET - Bachman-Turner Overdrive (Mercury)
38  ANGIE BABY - Helen Reddy (Capitol)
39  BEST THING THAT EVER HAPPENED TO ME - Gladys Knight & The Pips (Buddah)
40  LET ME BE THERE - Olivia Newton-John (MCA)
41  THE NIGHT CHICAGO DIED - Paper Lace (Mercury)
42  MIDNIGHT AT THE OASIS - Maria Muldaur (Reprise)
43  FEEL LIKE MAKIN' LOVE - Roberta Flack (Atlantic)
44  DO IT ('Til You're Satisfied) - The B.T. Express (Roadshow)
45  I SHOT THE SHERIFF - Eric Clapton (RSO)
46  ROCK THE BOAT - The Hues Corporation (RCA Victor)
47  SMOKIN' IN THE BOY'S ROOM - Brownsville Station (Big Tree)
48  WHEN WILL I SEE YOU AGAIN - The Three Degrees (Philadelphia Int'l)
49  TELL ME SOMETHING GOOD - Rufus (ABC)
50  RIKKI DON'T LOSE THAT NUMBER - Steely Dan (ABC)
51  MOCKINGBIRD - Carly Simon & James Taylor (Elektra)
52  ROCK YOUR BABY - George McCrae (T.K.)
53  JUNGLE BOOGIE - Kool & The Gang (De-Lite)
54  JAZZMAN - Carole King (Ode)
55  IF YOU LOVE ME (Let Me Know) - Olivia Newton-John (MCA)
56  MY MELODY OF LOVE - Bobby Vinton (ABC)
57  DON'T LET THE SUN GO DOWN ON ME - Elton John (MCA)
58  ROCK AND ROLL HEAVEN - The Righteous Brothers (Haven)
59  THE SHOW MUST GO ON - Three Dog Night (Dunhill)
60  SIDESHOW - Blue Magic (Atco)
61  LIVING FOR THE CITY - Stevie Wonder (Tamla)
62  I'VE GOT TO USE MY IMAGINATION - Gladys Knight & The Pips (Buddah)
63  HANG ON IN THERE BABY - Johnny Bristol (MGM)
64  CAN'T GET ENOUGH - Bad Company (Swan Song)
65  JUNIOR'S FARM - Paul McCartney & Wings (Apple)
66  WHATEVER GETS YOU THRU THE NIGHT - John Lennon/The Plastic Ono Band (Apple)
67  BE THANKFUL FOR WHAT YOU GOT - William DeVaughn (Roxbury)
68  THE AIR THAT I BREATHE - The Hollies (Epic)
69  NEVER, NEVER GONNA GIVE YA UP - Barry White (20th Century)
70  SHA-LA-LA (Make Me Happy) - Al Green (Hi)
71  CAN'T GET ENOUGH OF YOUR LOVE, BABE - Barry White (20th Century)
72  HELP ME - Joni Mitchell (Asylum)
73  BEACH BABY - The First Class (UK)
74  HOLLYWOOD SWINGING - Kool & The Gang (De-Lite)
75  SWEET HOME ALABAMA - Lynyrd Skynyrd (MCA)
76  JUST DON'T WANT TO BE LONELY - The Main Ingredient (RCA Victor)
77  YOU WON'T SEE ME - Anne Murray (Capitol)
78  I'M LEAVING IT (All) UP TO YOU - Donny & Marie Osmond (MGM)
79  THE BITCH IS BACK - Elton John (MCA)
80  PLEASE COME TO BOSTON - Dave Loggins (Epic)
81  THE LORD'S PRAYER - Sister Janet Mead (A&M)
82  AMERICANS - Byron MacGregor (Westbound)
83  BACK HOME AGAIN - John Denver (RCA Victor)
84  JET - Paul McCartney & Wings (Apple)
85  TIN MAN - America (Warner Bros.)
86  (I've Been) SEARCHIN' SO LONG - Chicago (Columbia)
87  OH MY MY - Ringo Starr (Apple)
88  YOU AND ME AGAINST THE WORLD - Helen Reddy (Capitol)
89  LONGFELLOW SERENADE - Neil Diamond (Columbia)
90  ON AND ON - Gladys Knight & The Pips (Buddah)
91  ONE HELL OF A WOMAN - Mac Davis (Columbia)
92  ERES TU (Touch The Wind) - Mocedades (Tara)
93  WATERLOO - Abba (Atlantic)
94  TUBULAR BELLS - Mike Oldfield (Virgin)
95  LOOKIN' FOR A LOVE - Bobby Womack (United Artists)
96  CLAP FOR THE WOLFMAN - The Guess Who (RCA Victor)
97  ANOTHER SATURDAY NIGHT - Cat Stevens (A&M)
98  TAKIN' CARE OF BUSINESS - Bachman-Turner Overdrive (Mercury)
99  WILDWOOD WEED - Jim Stafford (MGM)
100  EVERLASTING LOVE - Carl Carlton (Back Beat)