Classic Rock

One Hit Wonders of the 70s

One Hit Wonders of the 70s

The 1970s was an amazing decade for music. There was disco, funk, progressive rock, soft rock, and punk rock. The decade launched hugely successful artists who reached the peak of fame and set the musical trends of the era. But of course, the music scene isn’t complete without the one-hit wonders who became wildly popular but later vanished after scoring a big hit (or two) particularly on the US Billboard Hot 100. Although these one-hit wonders actually have had other minor chart successes, audiences mostly identify the artists through their sole biggest hits (if they can identify the artists at all). So here are some one-hit wonders who experienced momentary fame in the 1970s.