Criteria: Songs listed are from Rock 'n' Roll and related sub-genres. Rankings are based on initial and lasting popularity and on acclaim received from critics and musicians. Note: Yearly song lists go by earliest 'release date' (Single, Album, or Country of first release). Not necessarily the year a song peaked in the .
Billboard Top Rock'n'Roll Hits: 1974 is a compilation album released by Rhino Records in 1990, featuring 10 hit recordings from 1974. The track lineup includes five songs that reached No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, while the remainder were Top 10 hits. Track listing - Reference. mage: Billboard Top Rn R Hits 1974. Bad, Bad Leroy Brown. Bad, Bad Leroy Brown" is a song written by American folk rock singer Jim Croce.
In the late 80's, Rhino set out on a campaign to keep our childhood music alive in several series of "Billboard" packages, complete with interesting factoids and liner notes, all assembled by rock historian Joel Whitburn. Each of the Rock'N'Roll Hits albums is a treasure trove, especially if you collect them in conjunction with the Top Pop series and their Top R&B series. This is also an excellent way for you to replace those lost 45's you misplaced, broke, wore out, etc.
AM Pop Soul Album Rock Contemporary Pop/Rock Motown Pop-Soul Quiet Storm Singer/Songwriter Smooth Soul Soft Rock Urban. Bravado Celebratory Cheerful Earnest Energetic Exuberant Fun Rollicking Rousing Summery Swaggering. Billboard Top Rock & Roll Hits: 1973.
cue, log), MP3 320kbps 09:32:11 . 6, . 0 Gb. CD compilation series spanning 1955 to 1974, with one 10-track album for each year. Each track made the Top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100. Tracklist: Billboard Top Rock'n'Roll Hits 1955 (1988) (26:14). 01. Rock Around The Clock (Bill Haley & His Comets) (2:13) 02. Maybellene (Chuck Berry) (2:24) 03.
Top Rock Albums ranks the most popular rock albums of the week, as compiled by Nielsen Music, based on multi-metric consumption (blending traditional album sales, track equivalent albums, and streaming equivalent albums). How This Chart Works. Sales Data TOP ROCK ALBUMS. Top Rock Albums ranks the most popular rock albums of the week, as compiled by Nielsen Music, based on multi-metric consumption (blending traditional album sales, track equivalent albums, and streaming equivalent albums).
Tracklist Hide Credits
|1||–Elton John||Crocodile Rock
Written-By – John, Taupin*
|2||–Jim Croce||Bad, Bad Leroy Brown
Written-By – Croce*
|3||–Gladys Knight & The Pips*||Midnight Train To Georgia
Written-By – Weatherly*
Written-By – Brown*, Wilson*
|5||–The Edgar Winter Group||Frankenstein
Written-By – Winter*
|6||–Billy Preston||Will It Go Round In Circles
Written-By – Preston*, Fisher*
|7||–Elton John||Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
Written-By – John, Taupin*
|8||–Marvin Gaye||Let's Get In On
Written-By – Townshend*, Gaye*
|9||–The Allman Brothers Band||Ramblin Man
Written-By – Betts*
|10||–The O'Jays||Love Train
Written-By – Gamble/Huff*
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Rhino Records Inc.
- Copyright (c) – Rhino Records Inc.
- Pressed By – WEA Mfg. Olyphant – Y11510
- Art Direction – Maria Berry
- Compiled By, Liner Notes – Joel Whitburn
- Design – Peter Green Design*
- Lacquer Cut By – Ken Perry
- Photography By – Hollywood Book & Poster, Michael Ochs Archives, Wide World Photos
- Remastered By – Bill Inglot
Notes℗ & © 1989 Rhino Records Inc.
Tracks 1, 7 courtesy of MCA Records, Inc.
Track 2 licensed from Saja Music
Tracks 3, 4 licensed from Buddah Records
Tracks 5, 10 reproduced under license from CBS Special Products
Track 6 courtesy of A&M Records
Track 8 courtesy of Motown Record Company, L.P.
Track 9 under license from PolyGram Special Projects
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode (Text): 0 8122-70634-2 9
- Matrix / Runout: [WEA Mfg. Olyphant logo] Y11510 3 R2 70634-2 02
- Mastering SID Code: IFPI L903
- Mould SID Code: IFPI 2U3X
|R2 70634||Various||Billboard Top Rock'N'Roll Hits - 1973 (CD, Comp)||Rhino Records||R2 70634||US||1989|
|9548350572||Various||Billboard Top Rock'N'Roll Hits - 1973 (CD, Comp)||Warner Special Projects||9548350572||Australia||1997|
|R4 70634||Various||Billboard Top Rock'N'Roll Hits - 1973 (Cass, Comp)||Rhino Records||R4 70634||US||Unknown|
|R2 70634||Various||Billboard Top Rock'N'Roll Hits - 1973 (LP, Comp)||Rhino Records||R2 70634||US||1988|