Worst '70s Songs

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21 Me and You and A Dog Named Boo - Lobo Me and You and A Dog Named Boo  - Lobo
22 Lovin' You - Minnie Riperton Lovin' You - Minnie Riperton

Her voice is one of the most annoying voices I've ever heard. It's like one of the squeakers from Xbox Live decided to write a terrible love song.

It was a toss-up between this one and Afternoon Delight. This song only served to add more torment to my younger years.

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23 It Started With a Kiss - Hot Chocolate It Started With a Kiss - Hot Chocolate

This song is from the 80's, NOT 70's. So it doesn't count. And in my opinion, I think this is actually a decent song.

24 Wish You Were Here - Pink Floyd Wish You Were Here - Pink Floyd
25 Layla - Derek & The Dominos Layla - Derek & The Dominos
26 Barracuda - Heart Barracuda - Heart

The Heart that deserves to get ragged on more is the incarnation where Ann Wilson gained weight like a madman and they released garbage like "All I Wanna Do is Make Love to You". That, and the one that gave us "This Man is Mine", a forgotten atrocity of the '80s.

This song is good. Just because a singer is fat doesn't mean they are bad. I would rather take this over the overrated (but still good) hits from Lyrnyrd Skynyrd and Queen. - Swellow

Quite a few heart songs in here,
GOOD, they suck more than a giant vacuum cleaner - GlonnAtronnAdonnAdict

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27 Hotel California - The Eagles Hotel California - The Eagles

Wait... this list is the worst of the 70s, right? If this is the worst of the 70s, than whoever made this list is a retard. This is a kick ass song. If you're gonna make a list of the worst of the 70s, actually put the worst of the 70s on here.

Actually this song doesn't kick ass at all. It's more like a limp slap in the face with a wet lettuce.

Even if this song is overplayed by now does not make it a worst song of the 70's. Maybe on an overplayed list of songs. If they play it so much now in this decade it in no way can one of the worst or it would have fallen by the wayside by now. If you don't want to hear it change stations. It will always be excellent for future generations to come! Come to grips with it!

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28 I Will Survive - Gloria Gaynor I Will Survive - Gloria Gaynor

What is wrong with you people? Hotel California, Sweet Home Alabama, I Shot the Sheriff and Iron Man should be no where near this list you idiots!

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29 Kick It Out - Heart Kick It Out - Heart
30 Crazy On You - Heart Crazy On You - Heart

What? Hello, why is this here? Little children what do they know about anything 70's anyway!

31 War Pigs - Black Sabbath V 2 Comments
32 Dancin' Fool - Frank Zappa Dancin' Fool - Frank Zappa
33 My Sharona - The Knack My Sharona - The Knack

The true reason disco finally died. Thanks, Knack.

34 Do Ya Think I'm Sexy? - Rod Stewart Do Ya Think I'm Sexy? - Rod Stewart

I don't know This Song But I Just Needed To Get My Opinion Out There That Most Of These Songs Are Really Great

Rod Stewart betrayed us all. What the hell happened to "Maggie May"?

35 When You're In Love With a Beautiful Woman - Dr. Hook When You're In Love With a Beautiful Woman - Dr. Hook
36 I Shot the Sheriff - Eric Clapton I Shot the Sheriff - Eric Clapton

Tepid, cringe-inducing cover of a great reggae song. Man, I've never understood Clapton. The guy is completely lacking in soul. This is an insult to good music.

Most of the songs on this list are actually pretty good!

37 Pirate Ships - Wendy Waldman
38 Poetry Man - Phoebe Snow Poetry Man - Phoebe Snow

Is someone nuts! Who put this here? You certainly are no poet, that's for sure, or a song writer.

39 Love is the Answer - Utopia Love is the Answer - Utopia
40 Walk This Way - Aerosmith Walk This Way - Aerosmith
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