Roberta Flack continued raking in the dough when she hit #1 with "The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face". Al Green had another great year with "Let's Stay Together".
Interesting Fact: Chuck Berry finally landed his first and only #1 hit "My Ding-A-Ling". He first made the charts in 1955 with "Maybellene".
The Rolling Stone named 500 of the greatest songs of all time. 15 songs made the cut in 1972!
396 Thirteen - Big Star
277 Ziggy Stardust - David Bowie
319 School's Out - Alice Cooper
98 Love and Happiness - Al Green
242 Rocket Man - Elton John
253 All The Young Dudes - Mott the Hoople
264 Sail Away - Randy Newman
221 Walk On The Wild Side - Lou Reed
424 Tumbling Dice - The Rolling Stones
276 I'll Take You There - The Staple Singers
168 Papa Was A Rollin' Stone - The Temptations
205 Lean On Me - Bill Withers
74 Superstition - Stevie Wonder
281 You Are The Sunshine Of My Life - Stevie Wonder
297 Heart of Gold - Neil Young