See also: 1971 in music, other events of 1972, 1973 in music, 1970s in music and the list of 'years in music'

Table of contents
1 Events
2 Albums released
3 Top hits on record
4 Published popular songs
5 Musical theater
6 Musical films
7 Births
8 Deaths
9 Awards


Albums released

Top hits on record

Published popular songs

  • "Alone At A Drive-In Movie"     w.m. Jim Jacobs & Warren Casey
  • "Freddy, My Love"     w.m. Jim Jacobs & Warren Casey
  • "Greased Lightin' "     w.m. Jim Jacobs & Warren Casey
  • "It's Raining On Prom Night"     w.m. Jim Jacobs & Warren Casey
  • "Look At Me, I'm Sandra Dee"     w.m. Jim Jacobs & Warren Casey
  • "Shakin' At The High School Hop"     w.m. Jim Jacobs & Warren Casey
  • "We Go Together"     w.m. Jim Jacobs & Warren Casey

Musical theater

Musical films




Grammy Awards

  • Grammy Awards of 1972
    • Grammy Album of the Year: The Concert for Bangla Desh
    • Grammy Best New Artist: America
    • Grammy Best Pop Duo or Group: "Where Is the Love" - Roberta Flack and Donny Hathaway
    • Grammy Best Pop Female Vocal: "I Am Woman" - Helen Reddy
    • Grammy Best Pop Male Vocal: "Without You" - Nilsson
    • Grammy Record of the Year: "The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face" - Roberta Flack
    • Grammy Song of the Year: "The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face" - Roberta Flack

Country Music Association Awards

Eurovision Song Contest