US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 9th September, 1972

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending September 9th, 1972. Check out the top 100 artists of 1970s here. For the US 1972 Top 40 Singles, you can also view it here. gilbert-osullivan-alone-again-naturally-otra-vez-solo-naturalente-mam gilbert-osullivan-alone-again-naturally-1972-9 TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart 1 1 ALONE AGAIN (Naturally) –•– Gilbert O’Sullivan (MAM)-13 (6 weeks at #1) 2 2 LONG COOL WOMAN (In a Black Dress) –•– The Hollies (Epic)-12 3 3 I’M STILL IN LOVE WITH YOU –•– Al Green (Hi)-10 4 6 BABY DON’T GET HOOKED ON ME –•– Mac Davis (Columbia)-11 5 4 BRANDY (You’re a Fine Girl) –•– Looking Glass (Epic)-13 6 10 BACK STABBERS –•– The O’Jays (Philadelphia International)-8 7 9 ROCK AND ROLL (Part 2) –•– Gary Glitter (Bell)-8 8 8 YOU DON’T MESS AROUND WITH JIM –•– Jim Croce (ABC)-11 9 14 BLACK & WHITE –•– Three Dog Night (Dunhill)-5 10 15 SATURDAY IN THE PARK –•– Chicago (Columbia)-6 11 11 THE GUITAR MAN –•– Bread (Elektra)-7 12 5 HOLD YOUR HEAD UP –•– Argent (Epic)-13 13 23 HONKY CAT –•– Elton John (Uni)-5 14 7 GOODBYE TO LOVE –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-9 15 20 GO ALL THE WAY –•– The Raspberries (Capitol)-11 16 18 BEAUTIFUL SUNDAY –•– Daniel Boone (Mercury)-15 17 19 JOIN TOGETHER –•– The Who (Decca)-8 18 22 POWER OF LOVE –•– Joe Simon (Spring)-10 19 12 MOTORCYCLE MAMA –•– Sailcat (Elektra)-14 20 27 RUN TO ME –•– The Bee Gees (Atco)-7 21 33 PLAY ME –•– Neil Diamond (Uni)-5 22 32 EVERYBODY PLAYS THE FOOL –•– The Main Ingredient (RCA)-8 23 28 POPCORN –•– Hot Butter (Musicor)-10 24 13 (If Loving You Is Wrong) I DON’T WANT TO BE RIGHT –•– Luther Ingram (KoKo)-15 25 30 POP THAT THANG –•– The Isley Brothers (T-Neck)-11 26 43 BEN –•– Michael Jackson (Motown)-6 27 16 LOOKIN’ THROUGH THE WINDOWS –•– Jackson 5 (Motown)-9 28 39 NIGHTS IN WHITE SATIN –•– The Moody Blues (Deram)-6 29 35 SPEAK TO THE SKY –•– Rick Springfield (Capitol)-6 30 34 YOU’RE STILL A YOUNG MAN –•– The Tower Of Power (Warner Brothers)-9 31 42 MY DING-A-LING –•– Chuck Berry (Chess)-6 32 17 COCONUT –•– Nilsson (RCA)-14 33 53 USE ME –•– Bill Withers (Sussex)-3 34 21 HAPPIEST GIRL IN THE WHOLE U.S.A. –•– Donna Fargo (Dot)-16 35 24 BABY LET ME TAKE YOU (In My Arms) –•– The Detroit Emeralds (Westbound)-15 36 41 THE CITY OF NEW ORLEANS –•– Arlo Guthrie (Reprise)-7 37 46 GET ON THE GOOD FOOT (Part 1) –•– James Brown (Polydor)-6 38 38 THIS WORLD –•– The Staple Singers (Stax)-6 39 26 SEALED WITH A KISS –•– Bobby Vinton (Epic)-14 40 58 BURNING LOVE / IT’S A MATTER OF TIME –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-4 OFF THE CHARTS 47 37 SWEET INSPIRATION / WHERE YOU LEAD (Medley) –•– Barbra Streisand (Columbia)-12 48 29 SMALL BEGINNINGS –•– Flash (Capitol)-12 65 40 WHEN YOU SAY LOVE –•– Sonny and Cher (Kapp)-10 POWER PLAYS 41 45 EASY LIVIN –•– Uriah Heep (Mercury)-7 42 54 GARDEN PARTY –•– Rick Nelson and the Stone Canyon Band (Decca)-7 43 62 WHY / LONELY BOY –•– Donny Osmond (MGM / Kolob)-3 44 49 STARTING ALL OVER AGAIN –•– Mel and Tim (Stax)-10 45 67 YOU WEAR IT WELL –•– Rod Stewart (Mercury)-3 46 48 AMERICA –•– Yes (Atlantic)-5 49 60 TIGHT ROPE –•– Leon Russell (Shelter)-3 DEBUTS THIS WEEK 71 — IF I COULD REACH YOU –•– The 5th Dimension (Bell)-1 73 — ROCK ME BABY –•– David Cassidy (Bell)-1 78 — WITCHY WOMAN –•– The Eagles (Asylum)-1 80 — SLAUGHTER –•– Billy Preston (A&M)-1 83 — (It’s the Way) NATURE PLANNED IT –•– The Four Tops (Motown)-1 84 — I CAN SEE CLEARLY NOW –•– Johnny Nash (Epic)-1 88 — SUMMER BREEZE –•– Seals and Crofts (Warner Brothers)-1 89 — MONEY BACK GUARANTEE –•– The Five Man Electrical Band (Lion)-1 92 — CARRY ME, CARRIE –•– Dr. Hook and the Medicine Show (Columbia)-1 93 — COLORADO –•– Danny Holien (Tumbleweed)-1 94 — DON’T HIDE YOUR LOVE –•– Cher (Kapp)-1 99 — (They Long To Be) CLOSE TO YOU –•– Jerry Butler Featuring Brenda Lee Eager (Mercury)-1 100 — EVIL WAYS / THEM CHANGES –•– Carlos Santana and Buddy Miles (Columbia)-1