Song and Music - 70s (1)

Song title Release datesort descending Singer - Band Singer-Band picture Album Country Musical genre Remarks
Amoureuse Mar. 1972 VÉRONIQUE SANSON Amoureuse France Various
Top of the World Jul. 1972 THE CARPENTERS The Carpenters in 1972 (Washington) A Song for You USA POP
City of New Orleans Jul. 1972 ARLO GUTHRIE Hobo's Lullaby USA Folk ROCK Released in 1971 by Steve Goodman
I'd Love You to Want Me Sept. 1972 LOBO Of a Simple Man U.S. Soft ROCK
Clair Oct. 1972 GILBERT O'SULLIVAN Back to Front Ireland POP The real Clair was the young daughter of O'Sullivan's producer-manager, Gordon Mills
Mon frère Oct. 1972 MAXIME LE FORESTIER Mon frère France Various music
You're So Vain Nov. 1972 CARLY SIMON No Secrets USA POP
Chante 1973 MICHEL FUGAIN Chante France Various
Charly 1973 SANTABÁRBARA Charly Spain POP
Harlem Song 1973 THE SWEEPERS Harlem Song France Various music
Dream On Jan. 1973 AEROSMITH Aerosmith USA ROCK Written by Steven Tyler, it was their first major hit. He said that this is the only song on album where he uses his real voice!
Daniel Jan. 1973 ELTON JOHN Elton John in 2008 (Doncaster) Don't Shoot Me I'm Only the Piano Player England Soft ROCK
The Great Gig in the Sky Mar. 1973 PINK FLOYD The Dark Side of the Moon England ROCK
Long Train Runnin' Mar. 1973 THE DOOBIE BROTHERS Long Train Runnin' USA ROCK
Sing (1) May 1973 THE CARPENTERS Sing USA POP Written in 1971 by Joe Raposo for the children's television show "Sesame Street"
Yesterday Once More May 1973 THE CARPENTERS Now & Then USA POP song Karen's sublime voice is little known to young people. She passed away much too early, much too young
Could It Be Magic Jul. 1973 BARRY MANILOW Barry Manilow USA POP The Tune is based on a Prelude by Frederic Chopin. It was released in a Disco version in 1975, with great success, by Donna Summer
La Grange Jul. 1973 ZZ TOP Tres Hombres USA ROCK The music was based on a John Lee Hooker song called "Boogie Chillen" and was about a well known whorehouse located in Texas
Get Up, Stand Up Sept. 1973 BOB MARLEY AND THE WAILERS Bob Marley in 1980 (Zurich) Burnin' Jamaica Reggae Written by Bob Marley and Peter Tosh
Au Pays des merveilles de Juliet Sept. 1973 YVES SIMON Au pays des merveilles de Juliet France Pop Rock Refers to Juliet Berto in the Movie "La Chinoise" by Jean-Luc Godard
Jolene Oct. 1973 DOLLY PARTON Jolene USA Country music
Goodbye Yellow Brick Road Oct. 1973 ELTON JOHN Goodbye Yellow Brick Road England Soft ROCK The Yellow Brick Road is an image taken from the 1939 movie "The Wizard of Oz"
Les mots bleus 1974 CHRISTOPHE Les Mots bleus France Various Written by Jean-Michel Jarre
Tu t'en vas 1974 ALAIN BARRIÈRE ET NOËLLE CORDIER Tu t'en vas France Various
Rock Your Baby 1974 GEORGE MCCRAE Rock Your Baby USA Disco Written by KC & The Sunshine Band