My Song Hit #1 on Billboard’s Adult Contemporary Songs Chart [1970s]

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Published as Easy Listening Singles until March 31, 1979. Missing: Bobbi Martin (1970), Miguel Rios (1970), Michael Johnson (1978), Toby Beau (1978), Orsa Lia (1979)

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1

1970

Ray Stevens (Musician)

Musician

100% (1 of 1 votes)

33

1970

Beatles

Musicians

63.09% (94 of 149 votes)

42

1970

Elvis Presley

Vocalist

50.51% (50 of 99 votes)

52

1970

Dionne Warwick

Vocalist

50.0% (6 of 12 votes)

146

1970

Simon and Garfunkel

Musicians

0% (0 of 5 votes)

147

1970

Tom Jones

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

148

1970

Carpenters

Musicians

0% (0 of 2 votes)

149

1970

B.J. Thomas

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

150

1970

Anne Murray

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

151

1970

Perry Como

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

2

1971

Bobby Goldsboro

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

3

1971

Bread

Musicians

100% (2 of 2 votes)

4

1971

Cat Stevens

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

29

1971

Joan Baez

Vocalist

75.00% (3 of 4 votes)

35

1971

Cher

Vocalist

60.56% (43 of 71 votes)

53

1971

Carole King

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

54

1971

Engelbert Humperdinck

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

70

1971

Gordon Lightfoot

Vocalist

42.49% (181 of 426 votes)

78

1971

Olivia Newton-John

Vocalist

37.06% (159 of 429 votes)

142

1971

Carpenters

Musicians

0% (0 of 2 votes)

143

1971

Andy Williams

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

144

1971

Lobo

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

145

1971

James Taylor

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

152

1971

5th Dimension

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

156

1971

Chicago (Band)

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

157

1971

Sonny Bono

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

5

1972

Don McLean

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

6

1972

Cat Stevens

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

7

1972

Three Dog Night

Musicians

100% (1 of 1 votes)

8

1972

Bread

Musicians

100% (2 of 2 votes)

9

1972

Gilbert O'Sullivan

Vocalist

100% (2 of 2 votes)

39

1972

Sammy Davis, Jr.

Vocalist

53.85% (7 of 13 votes)

55

1972

Harry Nilsson

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

60

1972

Ricky Nelson (Vocalist)

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

128

1972

5th Dimension

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

129

1972

Lobo

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

130

1972

Johnny Nash (Vocalist)

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

153

1972

Mac Davis

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

154

1972

Neil Diamond

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

155

1972

Donny Hathaway

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

158

1972

B.J. Thomas

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

159

1972

Carpenters

Musicians

0% (0 of 2 votes)

160

1972

Roberta Flack

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

161

1972

David Cassidy

Vocalist

0% (0 of 3 votes)

10

1973

Edward Bear

Musicians

100% (6 of 6 votes)

11

1973

Wings (Band)

Musicians

100% (1 of 1 votes)

36

1973

Paul McCartney

Vocalist

59.52% (50 of 84 votes)

56

1973

Paul Simon (Rocker)

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

57

1973

Bette Midler

Vocalist

50.0% (12 of 24 votes)

58

1973

Diana Ross

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

59

1973

Carole King

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

66

1973

Jim Croce

Vocalist

44.44% (4 of 9 votes)

71

1973

Carly Simon

Vocalist

40.91% (9 of 22 votes)

81

1973

Stevie Wonder

Musician

36.36% (4 of 11 votes)

119

1973

Elton John

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

120

1973

Perry Como

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

121

1973

Art Garfunkel

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

122

1973

Anne Murray

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

123

1973

Eric Weissberg

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

124

1973

Tony Orlando

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

125

1973

Dawn

Vocalists

0% (0 of 0 votes)

126

1973

Carpenters

Musicians

0% (0 of 2 votes)

127

1973

Lobo

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

131

1973

Helen Reddy

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

132

1973

B.W. Stevenson

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

133

1973

Johnny Mathis

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

134

1973

Marie Osmond

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

135

1973

Charlie Rich

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

12

1974

John Denver

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

13

1974

The Three Degrees

Musicians

100% (1 of 1 votes)

14

1974

Joni Mitchell

Vocalists

100% (2 of 2 votes)

15

1974

Donny Osmond

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

40

1974

Barbra Streisand

Vocalist

53.33% (24 of 45 votes)

45

1974

Diana Ross

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

67

1974

Jim Croce

Vocalist

44.44% (4 of 9 votes)

69

1974

Gordon Lightfoot

Vocalist

42.49% (181 of 426 votes)

76

1974

Olivia Newton-John

Vocalist

37.06% (159 of 429 votes)

136

1974

The Love Unlimited Orchestra

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

137

1974

Anne Murray

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

138

1974

Neil Sedaka

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

139

1974

Charlie Rich

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

140

1974

Helen Reddy

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

141

1974

M.F.S.B.

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

182

1974

America

Vocalists

0% (0 of 0 votes)

183

1974

Mac Davis

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

184

1974

Neil Diamond

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

185

1974

Barry Manilow

Composer

0% (0 of 1 votes)

188

1974

Marie Osmond

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

189

1974

Chicago (Band)

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

190

1974

Dave Loggins

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

191

1974

Roberta Flack

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

192

1974

Carpenters

Musicians

0% (0 of 2 votes)

193

1974

Terry Jacks

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

194

1974

Marvin Hamlisch

Composer

0% (0 of 0 votes)

16

1975

Donny Osmond

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

17

1975

John Denver

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

18

1975

Eagles

Musicians

100% (1 of 1 votes)

19

1975

Don McLean

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

20

1975

Glen Campbell

Vocalist

100% (2 of 2 votes)

34

1975

Ringo Starr

Musician

62.50% (75 of 120 votes)

43

1975

Elvis Presley

Vocalist

50.51% (50 of 99 votes)

44

1975

Carole King

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

50

1975

The Osmonds

Vocalists

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

51

1975

Diana Ross

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

68

1975

Gordon Lightfoot

Vocalist

42.49% (181 of 426 votes)

74

1975

Roger Whittaker

Vocalist

40.74% (11 of 27 votes)

75

1975

Olivia Newton-John

Vocalist

37.06% (159 of 429 votes)

164

1975

Albert Hammond

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

165

1975

Art Garfunkel

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

166

1975

Simon and Garfunkel

Musicians

0% (0 of 5 votes)

167

1975

Janis Ian

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

168

1975

James Taylor

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

169

1975

Hamilton, Joe Frank & Reynolds

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

186

1975

Barry Manilow

Composer

0% (0 of 1 votes)

187

1975

Carpenters

Musicians

0% (0 of 2 votes)

195

1975

B.J. Thomas

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

196

1975

Neil Sedaka

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

197

1975

Captain and Tennille

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

198

1975

Tony Orlando

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

199

1975

Dawn

Vocalists

0% (0 of 0 votes)

200

1975

Michael Martin Murphey

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

201

1975

Melissa Manchester

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

202

1975

Charlie Rich

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

203

1975

Phoebe Snow

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

204

1975

Neil Diamond

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

205

1975

Helen Reddy

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

206

1975

America

Vocalists

0% (0 of 0 votes)

207

1975

Marie Osmond

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

21

1976

John Denver

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

22

1976

Glen Campbell

Vocalist

100% (2 of 2 votes)

23

1976

Wings (Band)

Musicians

100% (1 of 1 votes)

30

1976

Paul Anka

Vocalist

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

32

1976

War (Band)

Musicians

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

37

1976

Paul McCartney

Vocalist

59.52% (50 of 84 votes)

38

1976

ABBA

Musicians

54.17% (13 of 24 votes)

46

1976

Carole King

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

47

1976

John Sebastian

Vocalist

50.0% (4 of 8 votes)

48

1976

Paul Simon (Rocker)

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

49

1976

Frankie Avalon

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

61

1976

Engelbert Humperdinck

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

62

1976

Kiki Dee

Vocalist

50.0% (5 of 10 votes)

77

1976

Olivia Newton-John

Vocalist

37.06% (159 of 429 votes)

114

1976

Elton John

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

115

1976

Chicago (Band)

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

116

1976

Helen Reddy

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

117

1976

Mary MacGregor

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

162

1976

Neil Sedaka

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

163

1976

Art Garfunkel

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

170

1976

Captain and Tennille

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

171

1976

George Baker

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

172

1976

Barry Manilow

Composer

0% (0 of 1 votes)

173

1976

Brotherhood of Man

Vocalists

0% (0 of 0 votes)

174

1976

Eric Carmen

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

175

1976

America

Vocalists

0% (0 of 0 votes)

176

1976

Carpenters

Musicians

0% (0 of 2 votes)

177

1976

Neil Diamond

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

178

1976

Lou Rawls

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

179

1976

Keith Carradine

Actor

0% (0 of 0 votes)

180

1976

England Dan and John Ford Coley

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

181

1976

James Taylor

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

24

1977

Leo Sayer

Vocalist

100% (2 of 2 votes)

25

1977

Glen Campbell

Vocalist

100% (2 of 2 votes)

41

1977

Barbra Streisand

Vocalist

53.33% (24 of 45 votes)

72

1977

Carly Simon

Vocalist

40.91% (9 of 22 votes)

79

1977

Olivia Newton-John

Vocalist

37.06% (159 of 429 votes)

104

1977

Firefall

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

105

1977

Rita Coolidge

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

106

1977

David Soul

Actor

0% (0 of 0 votes)

107

1977

Jennifer Warnes

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

108

1977

Yvonne Elliman

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

109

1977

James Taylor

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

110

1977

Bee Gees

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

111

1977

Jimmy Buffett

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

112

1977

England Dan and John Ford Coley

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

113

1977

Debby Boone

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

118

1977

Barry Manilow

Composer

0% (0 of 1 votes)

26

1978

Chris Rea

Musician

100% (1 of 1 votes)

28

1978

John Paul Young

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

63

1978

Billy Joel

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

64

1978

Paul Simon (Rocker)

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

82

1978

The Commodores

Musicians

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

84

1978

Al Stewart

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

91

1978

Gerry Rafferty

Musician

0% (0 of 1 votes)

95

1978

James Taylor

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

96

1978

Barry Manilow

Composer

0% (0 of 1 votes)

97

1978

Chuck Mangione

Musician

0% (0 of 3 votes)

98

1978

Johnny Mathis

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

99

1978

Deniece Williams

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

100

1978

Roberta Flack

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

101

1978

Neil Diamond

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

102

1978

England Dan and John Ford Coley

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

103

1978

Art Garfunkel

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

27

1979

Nicolette Larson

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

31

1979

Kenny Rogers (Vocalist)

Vocalist

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

65

1979

Engelbert Humperdinck

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

73

1979

Spyro Gyra

Musicians

40.74% (11 of 27 votes)

80

1979

Stevie Wonder

Musician

36.36% (4 of 11 votes)

83

1979

Maxine Nightingale

Vocalist

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

85

1979

Elton John

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

86

1979

Randy VanWarmer

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

87

1979

J.D. Souther

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

88

1979

Maureen McGovern

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

89

1979

Herb Alpert

Musician

0% (0 of 2 votes)

90

1979

Lobo

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

92

1979

Anne Murray

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

93

1979

Poco

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

94

1979

England Dan and John Ford Coley

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)