Top Hits of 1973

# Reached number one Artist(s) Single Weeks at
number one
1 6-Jan-73 Carly Simon “You’re So Vain” 3
2 27-Jan-73 Stevie Wonder “Superstition” 1
3 3-Feb-73 Elton John “Crocodile Rock” 3
4 24-Feb-73 Roberta Flack “Killing Me Softly with His Song” 5
5 24-Mar-73 The O’Jays “Love Train” 1
6 7-Apr-73 Vicki Lawrence “The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia” 2
7 21-Apr-73 Tony Orlando and Dawn “Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Ole Oak Tree”♪(1973) 4
8 19-May-73 Stevie Wonder “You Are the Sunshine of My Life” 1
9 26-May-73 The Edgar Winter Group “Frankenstein” 1
10 2-Jun-73 Paul McCartney and Wings “My Love” 4
11 30-Jun-73 George Harrison “Give Me Love (Give Me Peace On Earth)” 1
12 7-Jul-73 Billy Preston “Will It Go Round in Circles” 2
13 21-Jul-73 Jim Croce “Bad, Bad Leroy Brown” 2
14 4-Aug-73 Maureen McGovern “The Morning After” 2
15 18-Aug-73 Diana Ross “Touch Me in the Morning” 1
16 25-Aug-73 Stories “Brother Louie” 2
17 8-Sep-73 Marvin Gaye “Let’s Get It On” 2
18 22-Sep-73 Helen Reddy “Delta Dawn” 1
19 29-Sep-73 Grand Funk “We’re an American Band” 1
20 6-Oct-73 Cher “Half-Breed” 2
21 20-Oct-73 The Rolling Stones “Angie” 1
22 27-Oct-73 Gladys Knight & the Pips “Midnight Train to Georgia” 2
23 10-Nov-73 Eddie Kendricks “Keep On Truckin'” 2
24 24-Nov-73 Ringo Starr “Photograph” 1
25 1-Dec-73 The Carpenters “Top of the World” 2
26 15-Dec-73 Charlie Rich “The Most Beautiful Girl” 2
27 29-Dec-73 Jim Croce “Time in a Bottle” 2