Today’s look at the songs of the 70’s takes us to 1974. They may be your favourite songs from that year but they didn’t make it to number 1. I am enjoying bringing you the best music of the 70s in these posts, I hope you are enjoying them too. Let me know in the comments below.


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Songs Of The 70’s – 1974

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Chi-Lites – Too Good To Be Forgotten (10)

Eric Clapton – I Shot The Sheriff (9)

Glitter Band – Let’s Get Together Again (8)

Hello – Tell Him (6)

Hues Corporation – Rock The Boat (6)

Intruders – (Win Place or Show) She’s a Winner (14)

Isley Brothers – Summer Breeze (16)

KC and the Sunshine Band – Queen Of Clubs (7)

Kenny – The Bump (3)

Ronnie Lane and Slim Chance – How Come (11)



Limmie and the Family Cookin’ – A Walkin’ Miracle (6)

Lulu – The Man Who Sold The World (3)


Paul McCartney and Wings – Jet (7)

Paul McCartney and Wings – Band On The Run (3)

Main Ingredient – Just Don’t Want to Be Lonely (27)

Mud – The Cat Crept In (2)

Mungo Jerry – Long legged Woman Dressed In Black (13)

New Seekers – I Get A Little Sentimental Over You (5)

Donny and Marie Osmond – I’m Leaving It (All) Up To You (2)

Donny and Marie Osmond – Morning Side Of The Mountain (5)

Pearls – Guilty (10)

Peters and Lee – Don’t Stay Away Too Long (3)

Pilot – Magic (11)




Elvis Presley – My Boy (5)

Queen – Seven Seas Of Rhye (10)

Queen – Killer Queen (2)

Charlie Rich – The Most Beautiful Girl (2)

Charlie Rich – Behind Closed Doors (16)

Diana Ross – All Of My Life (9)

Rubettes – Juke Box Jive (3)


Leo Sayer – One Man Band (6)

Leo Sayer – Long Tall Glasses (4)

Peter Shelley – Gee Baby (4)

Showaddywaddy – Hey Rock And Roll (2)

Slade – Everyday (3)

Slade – Bangin’ Man (3)

Slade – Far Far Away (2)

Jim Stafford – Spiders And Snakes (14)

Alvin Stardust – Red Dress (7)

Ringo Starr – You’re Sixteen (4)

Ringo Starr – Only You (28)

Stylistics – You Make Me Feel Brand New (2)

Stylistics – Let’s Put It All Together (9)

Billy Swan – I Can Help (6)

Sweet – Teenage Rampage (2)

Sweet – The Six Teens (9)


R. Dean Taylor – There’s A Ghost In My House (3)

10CC – Wall Street Shuffle (10)

T.Rex – Teenage Dream (13)

Union Gap featuring Gary Puckett – Young Girl (6)

Barry White – Never Never Gonna Give Ya Up (14)

Barry White – Can’t Get Enough Of Your Love Babe (8)

Wizzard – Are You Ready To Rock (8)



Stevie Wonder – Living For The City (15)

Stevie Wonder – He’s Misstra Know It All (10)

Lena Zavaroni – Ma He’s Making Eyes At Me (10)


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I hope you enjoyed this post on the songs of 1974. Let me know in the comments below.


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