Turnabout is fair play. After celebrating Jen’s tenth 29th birthday in August with a countdown of her favorite songs of 1972, this week we both share five picks each for great songs of 1974.

Jen’s picks:

  • “Midnight Train to Georgia” by Gladys Knight & The Pips
  • “Killer Queen” by Queen. Album Sheer Heart Attack
  • “Rock Your Baby” by George McRae
  • “Return of the Grievous Angel” by Gram Parsons
  • “Show and Tell” by Al Wilson

Ryan’s list:

  • “The Air that I Breathe” by The Hollies
  • “Rock the Boat” by Hues Corporation
  • “Rikki Don’t Lose That Number” by Steely Dan
  • “Feel Like Makin’ Love” by Roberta Flack
  • “Tubular Bells” by Mike Oldfield