1972 Top Ten Music Charts

1972’s Biggest Artists and Songs Carly Simon (1971 Best New Artist Grammy Winner, presented in 1972) Carole King (Grammy for Album of the Year) It’s Too Late -Carole King (Grammy for Record of the Year) New Artists in the Pop Charts Included: America, Jackson Browne, Styx, Doobie Brothers, Jim Croce, Steely Dan, Bette Midler, Gary… Read More

1972 History, Trivia and Fun Facts

1972 History, Trivia and Fun Facts Quick Facts from 1972: World Changing Event: Intel invented the single-chip microprocessor. The Top Song was The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face by Roberta Flack The Movies to Watch include The Godfather, The Getaway, What’s Up Doc and The Poseidon Adventure The Most Famous Person in America was probably Notable books include: Jonathan… Read More

1972 Oscar Nominees and Winners

1972 Oscars 44th Academy Awards Winners Announced: April 10, 1972 Held at: Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles, California Hosts: Helen Hayes, Alan King, Sammy Davis, Jr., Jack Lemmon Eligibility Year: 1971 Shaft (1971) – Opening CreditWatch this video on YouTube When introduced to the audience, Charlie Chaplin received a twelve-minute standing ovation, the longest in… Read More

1972 Grammy Award Winners

1972 Grammy Award Winners Winners Announced: March 14, 1972 Held at: Felt Forum, New York City Host: Andy Williams Eligibility Year: October 16, 1970 – October 15, 1971 1972 Grammy Winners Record of the Year: It’s Too Late – Carole King Album of the Year: Tapestry, Carole King (Ode) Song of the Year: You’ve Got… Read More