Number One Song This lists songs that hit number one on the charts in the US during 1976. If a song spent nonconsecutive weeks at number one, the number of weeks for each occurrence at the top is shown in parenthesis.
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Bay City Rollers - Saturday Night 1
C.W. McCall - Convoy 1
Barry Manilow - I Write The Songs 1
Diana Ross - Theme From Mahogany (Do You Know Where You're Going To) 1
Ohio Players - Love Rollercoaster 1
Paul Simon - 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover 3
Rhythm Heritage - Theme From S.W.A.T 1
Miracles - Love Machine Part 1 1
Four Seasons - December, 1963 (Oh What A Night) 3
Johnnie Taylor - Disco Lady 4
Bellamy Brothers - Let Your Love Flow 1
John Sebastian - Welcome Back 1
Sylvers - Boogie Fever 1
Paul McCartney and Wings - Silly Love Songs 5 (1)
Diana Ross - Love Hangover 2
Paul McCartney and Wings - Silly Love Songs 5 (4)
Starland Vocal Band - Afternoon Delight 2
Manhattans - Kiss And Say Goodbye 2
Elton John and Kiki Dee - Don't Go Breaking My Heart 4
Bee Gees - You Should Be Dancing 1
KC and the Sunshine Band - (Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty 1
Wild Cherry - Play That Funky Music 3
Walter Murphy - A Fifth of Beethoven 1
Rick Dees and His Cast Of Idiots - Disco Duck (Part 1) 1
Chicago - If You Leave Me Now 2
Steve Miller Band - Rock'n Me 1
Rod Stewart - Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright) 8
Source: Billboard Magazine

26 different songs hit number one in the US during 1976.

Top 5 Songs of 1976

Number One Song of 1976: Wings - Silly Love Songs
  1. Wings - Silly Love Songs
  2. Elton John and Kiki Dee - Don't Go Breaking My Heart
  3. Johnnie Taylor - Disco Lady
  4. Four Seasons - December, 1963 (Oh, What A Night)
  5. Wild Cherry - Play That Funky Music
See the rest of the top 100 songs of 1976.