So you are looking for 70s Love Songs, then look no longer. Here is a comprehensive list of love songs from the 70s. When we think of love songs we think of the slow one don’t we?  We call them smoochies here in Wales. Love songs though can be catchy tunes too. Below is a list by year of lots of different love songs you will love and remember.

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70s Love Songs – 1970

Bread – Make It With You

Glen Campbell – Honey Come Back

Chairman Of The Board – Give Me Just A Little More Time

Edison Lighthouse – Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes)

Pickettywitch – That Same Old Feeling

Poppy Family – Which Way You Goin’ Billy

Elvis Presley – The Wonder Of You

Smokey Robinson and the Miracles – Tears Of A Clown


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White Plains – Julie Do Ya Love Me

Chairman Of The Board – You’ve Got Me Dangling On A String

Stevie Wonder – Signed Sealed Delivered I’m Yours



Tony Christie – I Did What I Did For Maria

Congregation – Softly Whispering I Love You

Delfonics – Didn’t I Blow Your Mind This Time

Elgins – Put Yourself In My Place

Fantastics – Something Old, Something New

Al Green – Tired Of Being Alone

Tom Jones – Till

Carole King – It’s Too Late

Lobo – Me And You And A Dog Named Boo

Gerry Monroe – It’s A Sin To Tell A Lie

Newbeats – Run Baby Run

Partridge Family – I Think I Love You

Clodagh Rogers – Jack In The Box

Diana Ross – I’m Still Waiting

Labi Siffre – It Must Be Love

Delfonics – la-la Means I Love You




Hurricane Smith – Don’t Let It Die

Rod Stewart – Reason To Believe

Supremes – Stoned Love

Tams – Hey Girl Don’t Bother Me

Stevie Wonder – We Can Work It Out



Bee Gees – My World

Archie Bell and The Drells – Here I Go Again

Blue Mink – Stay With Me

Chi-lites – Oh Girl

Colin Blunstone – Say You Don’t Mind




Michael Jackson – Got To Be There

David Cassidy – How Can I Be Sure

Chi-lites – Have You Seen Her

Roberta Flack – The First Time ever I Saw Your Face

Al Green –  Let’s Stay Together

Michael Jackson – Ain’t No Sunshine

Gladys Knight And The Pips – Help Me Make It Through The Night

Vicky Leandros – Come What May

Lindisfarne – Lady Eleanor

Love Unlimited – Walkin’ In The Rain With The One I Love

Mardi Gras – Too Busy Thinking ‘Bout My Baby

New Seekers – Beg Steal Or Borrow


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Nilsson – Without You

Hurricane Smith – Oh Babe What Would You Say

Donny Osmond – Too Young

Partridge Family –  Breaking Up Is Hard To Do

Carly Simon – You’re So Vain

Labi Siffre – Crying Laughing Loving Lying

Peter Skellern – You’re A Lady

Hurricane Smith – Who Was It

Stylistics – I’m Stone In Love With You

10 CC – Donna

Stevie Wonder – If You Really Love Me



Detroit Spinners – Could It Be I’m Falling In Love

Drifters – Like Sister And Brother

Marvin Gaye – Let’s Get It On

Limmie + The Family Cookin’ – You Can Do Magic

Paul McCartney And Wings – My Love

Al Martino – Spanish Eyes

Roy Wood – My Dear Elaine

Harold Melvin And The Bluenotes – If You Don’t Know Me By Now




Osmonds – Let Me In

Billy Paul – Me And Mrs Jones

Peters + Lee – Welcome Home

Diana Ross – Touch Me In The Morning

Carly Simon – The Right Thing to Do

Timmy Thomas – Why Can’t We Live Together

Clifford T. Ward – Gaye

Andy Williams – Solitaire

Roy Wood – Forever



Ken Boothe – Everything I Own

Johnny Bristol – Hang On In There Baby

Barry White – Never Never Gonna Give You Up

Chi-lites – Homely Girl

John Denver – Annie’s Song

Charlie Rich – The Most Beautiful Girl In The World

Gloria Gaynor – Never Can Say Goodbye

Hollies – The Air That I Breathe

Eddie Holman – (Hey There) Lonely Girl

John Holt – Help Me Make It Through The Night

Hot Chocolate – Emma

Limmie + The Family Cookin’ – A Walkin’ Miracle

Lobo –  I’d Love You To Want Me

Olivia Newton John – I Honestly Love You

Donny + Marie Osmond – I’m Leaving It (All) Up To You


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Osmonds – Love Me For A Reason

Pilot – Magic

Charlie Rich – Behind Closed Doors

Barry White – Can’t Get Enough Of Your Love Babe

Gary Shearston – I Get A Kick Out Of You

Peter Shelley – Gee Baby

Jim Stafford – My Girl Bill

Stylistics – You Make Me Feel Brand New

Three Degrees – When Will I See You Again

Tymes – Ms Grace

Barry White – You’re The First The Last My Everything



Morris Albert – Feelings

Bay City Rollers – Give A Little Love

Jim Capaldi – Love Hurts

Captain and Tennille – Love Will Keep Us Together

Carpenters – Only Yesterday

David Essex – Hold Me Close

Moments – Girls

Art Garfunkel – I Only Have Eyes For You

Steve Harley And Cockney Rebel – Make Me Smile (Come Up And See Me)

Mac + Katie Kissoon – Sugar Candy Kisses

Gladys Knight And The Pips – Best Thing That Ever Happened To Me

Linda Lewis – It’s In His Kiss

Love Unlimited – It May Be Winter Outside (But In My Heart It’s Spring)




Dan McCafferty – Out Of Time

Barry Manilow  – Mandy

Bob Marley – No Woman No Cry

Johnny Mathis – I’m Stone In Love With You

Moments – Dolly My Love

Johnny Nash – Tears On My Pillow

Esther Phillips – What A Difference A Day Makes

Pilot – January

Minnie Ripperton – Loving You

Shirley And Company – Shame Shame Shame

Rod Stewart – This Old Heart Of Mine

Stylistics – Can’t Give You Anything (But My Love)

10 CC – I’m Not In Love

Frankie Valli – My Eyes Adored You


70s Love Songs – 1976

Eric Carmen – All By Myself

Chicago – If You Leave Me Now

Kiki Dee – Don’t Go Breaking My Heart  with Elton John

Dr Hook – A Little Bit More

Manhattans – Kiss And Say Goodbye

Yvonne Elliman – Love Me

Yvonne Fair – It Should Have Been Me

Peter Frampton – Baby I Love Your Way

Gallagher + Lyle – I Wanna Stay With You

Daryl Hall and John Oates – She’s Gone

Real Thing – You To Me Are Everything

Elton John – Sorry Seems To Be The Saddest Word

Dr Hook – If Not You

Liverpool Express – You Are My Love

Paul McCartney And Wings – Silly Love Songs




Manhattans – Hurt

Dorothy Moore – Misty Blue

Melba Moore – This Is It

Billy Ocean – Love Really Hurts Without You

Our Kid – You Might Just See Me Cry

James + Bobby Purify – I’m Your Puppet

Lou Rawls – You’ll Never Find Another Love Like Mine

Real Thing – Can’t Get By Without You

Cliff Richard – Miss You Nights

Robin Sarstedt – My Resistance Is Low

David Soul – Don’t Give Up On Us

Starland Vocal Band – Afternoon Delight

Steely Dan – Haitian Divorce

Rod Stewart – Tonight’s The Night

R+J Stone – We Do It

Donna Summer – Love To Love You Baby

Tavares – Heaven Must Be Missing An Angel



Bee Gees – How Deep Is Your Love

ELO – Telephone Line

Yvonne Elliman – Hello Stranger

Yvonne Elliman – I Can’t Get You Out Of Mind

Rod Stewart – I Don’t Want To Talk About It/First Cut Is The Deepest

Crystal Gayle – Don’t It Make My Brown Eyes Blue

Thelma Houston -Don’t Leave Me This Way

Mary MacGregor – Torn Between Two Lovers

Manhattan Transfer – Chanson D’amour

Bob Marley – Waiting In Vain

Mr Big – Romeo

Dorothy Moore – I Believe You




David Parton – Isn’t She Lovely

Kenny Rogers – Lucille

Leo Sayer – When I Need You

Carly Simon – Nobody Does It Better

Rod Stewart – You’re In My Heart

Barbra Streisand – Love Theme From A Star Is Born (Evergreen)

Bonnie Tyler – It’s A Heartache

Deniece Williams – Free

Ruby Winters – I Will


70s Love Songs – 1978

Clout – Substitute

Commodores – Three Times A Lady

Exile – Kiss You All Over

Dean Freidman – Lucky Stars

Crystal Gayle – Talking In Your Sleep

Andrew Gold – Never Let Her Slip Away

Dan Hill – Sometimes When We Touch

Billy Joel – Just The Way You Are

Barry Manilow  – Can’t Smile Without You

Bob Marley – Is This Love




Frankie Miller – Darlin’

Anne Murray – You Needed Me

Raydio – Jack And Jill

Samantha Sang – Emotion

Tavares – More Than A Woman

Deniece Williams – Too Much Too Little Too Late

Barbra Streisand – You Don’t Bring Me Flowers



Bellamy Brothers – If I Said You Have A Beautiful Body Would You Hold It Against Me

Commodores – Sail On

Dollar – Love’s Gotta Hold On Me

Rickie Lee Jones – Chuck E’s In Love

Kandidate – I Don’t Want To Lose You

Janet Kay – Silly Games

Korgis – If I Had You

Paul McCartney And Wings – Goodnight Tonight

Peaches And Herb – Reunited




Billy Preston – With You I’m Born Again

Cliff Richard – We Don’t Talk Anymore

Kenny Rogers – She Believes In Me

Sad Cafe –  Every Day Hurts

Bob Seager and the Silver Bullet Band – We’ve Got Tonite

Syreeta – With You I’m Born Again

Commodores – Still

Viola Wills – Gonna Get Along Without You Now


I hope you enjoyed this look at 70s love songs. What was your favourite? Let me know in the comments below.


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