List of number-one adult contemporary singles of 1972 (U.S.)

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These are the Billboard adult contemporary chart number-one hits of 1972. The chart was known as Easy Listening during this year.

Issue Date Song Artist
January 1 "An Old Fashioned Love Song" Three Dog Night
January 8 "Cherish" David Cassidy
January 15 "American Pie" Don McLean
January 22
January 29
February 5 "Hurting Each Other" The Carpenters
February 12
February 19 "Without You" Nilsson
February 26
March 4
March 11
March 18
March 25 "Rock and Roll Lullaby" B. J. Thomas
April 1 "The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face" Roberta Flack
April 8
April 15
April 22
April 29
May 6
May 13 "Morning Has Broken" Cat Stevens
May 20 "The Candy Man" Sammy Davis, Jr.
May 27
June 3 "Song Sung Blue" Neil Diamond
June 10
June 17
June 24
July 1
July 8
July 15
July 22 "Where Is the Love" Roberta Flack and Donny Hathaway
July 29 "Alone Again (Naturally)" Gilbert O'Sullivan
August 5
August 12
August 19
August 26
September 2
September 9 "The Guitar Man" Bread
September 16 "Baby, Don't Get Hooked on Me" Mac Davis
September 23
September 30
October 7 "Black and White" Three Dog Night
October 14 "Garden Party" Rick Nelson
October 21
October 28 "If I Could Reach You" The 5th Dimension
November 4 "I Can See Clearly Now" Johnny Nash
November 11
November 18
November 25
December 2 "I'd Love You to Want Me" Lobo
December 9 "Clair" Gilbert O'Sullivan
December 16
December 23
December 30 "Sweet Surrender" Bread

References

  • Hyatt, Wesley (1999). The Billboard Book of #1 Adult Contemporary Hits (Billboard Publications) ISBN 0-8230-7693-8

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