US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 30th November, 1974

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TW LW TITLE Aritist (Label)-Weeks on Chart

1 1 I CAN HELP –•– Billy Swan (Monument)-10 (2 Weeks at #1)
2 7 KUNG FU FIGHTING –•– Carl Douglas (20th Century)-8
3 8 WHEN WILL I SEE YOU AGAIN –•– The Three Degrees (Philadelphia International)-10
4 2 DO IT (‘Til Your Satisfied) –•– B.T. Express (Scepter)-10
5 5 LONGFELLOW SERENADE –•– Neil Diamond (Columbia)-9
6 6 EVERLASTING LOVE –•– Carl Carlton (Back Beat)-12
7 3 MY MELODY OF LOVE –•– Bobby Vinton (ABC)-11
8 34 YOU AIN’T SEEN NOTHIN’ YET / FREE WHEELIN’ –•– Bachman-Turner Overdrive (Mercury)-11
9 10 CAT’S IN THE CRADLE –•– Harry Chapin (Elektra)-9
10 14 ANGIE BABY –•– Helen Reddy (Capitol)-7

11 15 WISHING YOU WERE HERE –•– Chicago (Columbia)-7
12 13 I’VE GOT THE MUSIC IN ME –•– The Kiki Dee Band (MCA)-12
13 17 SHA-LA-LA (Make Me Happy) –•– Al Green (Hi)-10
14 9 BACK HOME AGAIN –•– John Denver (RCA)-11
15 28 JUNIOR’S FARM / SALLY G –•– Paul McCartney and Wings-4
16 20 YOU GOT THE LOVE –•– Rufus Featuring Chaka Kahn (ABC)-8
17 27 YOU’RE THE FIRST, THE LAST, MY EVERYTHING –•– Barry White (20th Century)-5
18 23 PROMISED LAND / IT’S MIDNIGHT –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-6
19 25 TOUCH ME –•– Fancy (Big Tree)-8
20 26 FAIRYTALE –•– The Pointer Sisters (ABC / Blue Thumb)-9

21 12 WHATEVER GETS YOU THRU THE NIGHT –•– John Lennon and the Plastic Ono Nuclear Band (Apple)-10
22 24 AFTER THE GOLD RUSH –•– Prelude (Island)-9
23 29 I FEEL A SONG (In My Heart) / DON’T BURN DOWN THE BRIDGE –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Buddah)-8
24 32 LAUGHTER IN THE RAIN –•– Neil Sedaka (Rocket)-7
25 4 TIN MAN –•– America (Warner Brothers)-15
26 37 WOMAN TO WOMAN –•– Shirley Brown (Truth)-5
27 33 AIN’T TOO PROUD TO BEG –•– The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones)-4
28 35 FIRE, BABY I’M ON FIRE –•– Andy Kim (Capitol)-6
29 11 THE NEED TO BE –•– Jim Weatherly (Buddah)-12
30 38 MUST OF GOT LOST –•– The J. Geils Band (Atlantic)-4

31 39 LET’S STRAIGHTEN IT OUT –•– Latimore (Glades)-6
32 40 WILLIE AND THE HAND JIVE –•– Eric Clapton (RSO)-5
33 19 JAZZMAN –•– Carole King (Ode)-14
34 53 ONLY YOU –•– Ringo Starr (Apple)-3
35 16 LIFE IS A ROCK (But the Radio Rolled Me) –•– Reunion (RCA)-13
36 36 THREE RING CIRCUS –•– Blue Magic (Atlantic)-7
37 49 ONE MAN WOMAN / ONE WOMAN MAN –•– Paul Anka with Odia Coates (United Artists)-4
38 51 BOOGIE ON REGGAE WOMAN –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-3
39 47 WHATEVER YOU GOT, I WANT –•– Jackson 5 (Motown)-6
40 50 BUNGLE IN THE JUNGLE –•– Jethro Tull (Chrysalis)-5

OFF THE CHARTS

42 18 ROCKIN’ SOUL –•– The Hues Corporation (RCA)-8
46 21 SO YOU ARE A STAR –•– The Hudson Brothers (Casablanca)-11
49 22 PEOPLE GOTTA MOVE –•– Gino Vanelli (A&M)-11
54 30 LA LA PEACE SONG –•– Al Wilson (Rocky Road)-9
59 31 LOVE DON’T LOVE NOBODY (Part 1) –•– The Spinners (Atlantic)-11

POWER PLAYS

41 43 RIDE ‘EM COWBOY –•– Paul Davis (Bang)-8
43 54 DREAM ON –•– The Righteous Brothers (Haven)-4
44 56 NEVER CAN SAY GOODBYE –•– Gloria Gaynor (MGM)-5
45 55 THE HEARTBREAK KID –•– Bo Donaldson and the Heywoods (ABC)-3
47 57 MANDY –•– Barry Manilow (Bell)-3
48 — LUCY IN THE SKY WITH DIAMONDS –•– Elton John (MCA)-1
50 59 YOU AND I –•– Johnny Bristol (MGM)-3

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

48 — LUCY IN THE SKY WITH DIAMONDS –•– Elton John (MCA)-1
79 — DOCTOR’S ORDERS –•– Carol Douglas (Midland International)-1
81 — THE ENTERTAINER –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-1
83 — BEST OF MY LOVE –•– The Eagles (Asylum)-1
85 — FROM HIS WOMAN TO YOU –•– Barbara Mason (Buddah)-1
87 — I BELONG TO YOU –•– Love Unlimited (2Oth Century)-1
89 — PHILADELPHIA –•– B.B. King (ABC)-1

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