Canadian number one songs in 1972

What songs were number one in 1972? This is the full list of the Canadian number one songs from the year 1972. There were a total of 27 Canadian #1 tracks in the year 1972 starting with Family Affair by Sly & the Family Stone which went to #1 on 18th December, 1971 and remained at the top spot for 3 weeks.

The Canadian song that was number one for the longest single run in 1972 was American Pie by Don McLean which went to number one on 22nd January, 1972 and stayed at the top slot for 5 weeks.

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