List of number-one adult contemporary singles of 1974 (U.S.)

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These are the Billboard adult contemporary chart number-one hits of 1974. The chart was known as Easy Listening during this year.

Issue Date Song Artist
January 5 "Time in a Bottle" Jim Croce
January 12 "The Way We Were" Barbra Streisand
January 19
January 26 "Love's Theme" The Love Unlimited Orchestra
February 2
February 9 "A Love Song" Anne Murray
February 16 "Last Time I Saw Him" Diana Ross
February 23
March 2
March 9 "Seasons in the Sun" Terry Jacks
March 16 "Sunshine on My Shoulders" John Denver
March 23
March 30 "A Very Special Love Song" Charlie Rich
April 6
April 13 "Keep On Singing" Helen Reddy
April 20
April 27 "I'll Have to Say I Love You in a Song" Jim Croce
May 4 "TSOP (The Sound of Philadelphia)" MFSB featuring The Three Degrees
May 11
May 18 "The Entertainer" Marvin Hamlisch
May 25 "Help Me" Joni Mitchell
June 1 "I Won't Last a Day Without You" The Carpenters
June 8 "Sundown" Gordon Lightfoot
June 15
June 22 "You Won't See Me" Anne Murray
June 29
July 6 "Annie's Song" John Denver
July 13
July 20
July 27 "You and Me Against the World" Helen Reddy
August 3 "Please Come to Boston" Dave Loggins
August 10 "Feel Like Makin' Love" Roberta Flack
August 17
August 24 "Call on Me" Chicago
August 31 "I'm Leaving It Up to You" Donny and Marie Osmond
September 7 "I Love My Friend" Charlie Rich
September 14 "I Honestly Love You" Olivia Newton-John
September 21
September 28
October 5 "Tin Man" America
October 12 "Stop and Smell the Roses" Mac Davis
October 19 "Carefree Highway" Gordon Lightfoot
October 26 "Back Home Again" John Denver
November 2
November 9 "My Melody of Love" Bobby Vinton
November 16 "Longfellow Serenade" Neil Diamond
November 23 "Laughter in the Rain" Neil Sedaka
November 30
December 7 "Angie Baby" Helen Reddy
December 14 "When Will I See You Again" The Three Degrees
December 21 "Wishing You Were Here" Chicago
December 28 "Mandy" Barry Manilow

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References[edit]

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