US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 19th April, 1975

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TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart

1 1 PHILADELPHIA FREEDOM –•– The Elton John Band (MCA)-7 (2 weeks at #1)
2 6 (Hey Won’t You Play) ANOTHER SOMEBODY DONE SOMEBODY WRONG SONG –•– B.J. Thomas (ABC)-12
3 2 LOVIN’ YOU –•– Minnie Riperton (Epic)-14
4 3 NO NO SONG / SNOOKEROO –•– Ringo Starr (Apple)-11
5 23 HE DON’T LOVE YOU (Like I Love You) –•– Tony Orlando and Dawn (Elektra)-6
6 12 SUPERNATURAL THING (Part 1) –•– Ben E. King (Atlantic)-11
7 8 CHEVY VAN –•– Sammy Johns (GRC)-12
8 9 WHAT AM I GONNA DO WITH YOU –•– Barry White (20th Century)-7
9 11 EMMA –•– Hot Chocolate (Big Tree)-11
10 14 BEFORE THE NEXT TEARDROP FALLS –•– Freddy Fender (ABC / Dot)-12

11 7 LADY MARMALADE (Voulez-Vous Coucher Avec Moi) –•– LaBelle (Epic)-16
12 15 WALKING IN RHYTHM –•– The Blackbyrds (Fantasy)-11
13 16 L-O-V-E (Love) –•– Al Green (Hi)-8
14 17 SHINING STAR –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (Columbia)-10
15 20 LONG TALL GLASSES (I Can Dance) –•– Leo Sayer (Warner Brothers)-9
16 21 JACKIE BLUE –•– The Ozark Mountain Daredevils (A&M)-11
17 28 I DON’T LIKE TO SLEEP ALONE –•– Paul Anka (with Odia Coates) (United Artists)-6
18 10 ONCE YOU GET STARTED –•– Rufus Featuring Chaka Kahn (ABC)-10
19 4 EXPRESS –•– B.T. Express (Roadshow)-13
20 25 THE BERTHA BUTT BOOGIE (Part 1) –•– The Jimmy Castor Bunch (Atlantic)-9

21 24 IT’S A MIRACLE –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-8
22 26 KILLER QUEEN –•– Queen (Elektra)-11
23 29 HOW LONG –•– Ace (Anchor)-7
24 30 STAND BY ME –•– John Lennon (Apple)-6
25 5 POETRY MAN –•– Phoebe Snow (Shelter)-16
26 33 THANK GOD I’M A COUNTRY BOY –•– John Denver (RCA)-5
27 32 SHOESHINE BOY –•– Eddie Kendricks (Tamla)-10
28 34 ONLY YESTERDAY –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-4
29 38 AUTOBAHN –•– Kraftwerk (Vertigo)-6
30 36 AIME –•– The Pure Prairie League (RCA)-8

31 19 HAVE YOU NEVER BEEN MELLOW –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-13
32 18 YOU ARE SO BEAUTIFUL / IT’S A SIN WHEN YOU LOVE SOMEBODY –•– Joe Cocker (A&M)-15
33 42 BEER BARREL POLKA / DICK AND JANE –•– Bobby Vinton (ABC)-6
34 41 YOUNG AMERICANS –•– David Bowie (RCA)-6
35 52 BAD TIME –•– Grand Funk (Capitol)-3
36 27 MY EYES ADORED YOU –•– Frankie Valli (Private Stock)-22
37 45 SHAVING CREAM –•– Benny Bell (Paul Wynn) (Vanguard)-7
38 13 HARRY TRUMAN –•– Chicago (Columbia)-9
39 51 LOVE WON’T LET ME WAIT –•– Major Harris (Atlantic)-4
40 48 SHAKEY GROUND –•– The Temptations (Gordy)-5

OFF THE CHARTS

41 22 SATIN SOUL –•– The Love Unlimited Orchestra (20th Century)-11
42 39 DON’T CALL US, WE’LL CALL YOU –•– Sugarloaf / Jerry Corbetta (Claridge)-20
43 35 SHAME, SHAME, SHAME –•– Shirley (and Company) (Vibration)-15
62 31 TANGLED UP IN BLUE –•– Bob Dylan (Columbia)-7
83 37 LIVING A LITTLE, LAUGHING A LITTLE –•– The Spinners (Atlantic)-7

POWER PLAYS

44 54 SUN GODDESS –•– Ramsey Lewis and Earth, Wind and Fire (Columbia)-5
45 65 HIJACK –•– Herbie Mann (Atlantic)-8
46 59 SISTER GOLDEN HAIR –•– America (Warner Brothers)-3
47 58 THE IMMIGRANT –•– Neil Sedaka (Rocket)-4
48 53 RUNAWAY –•– Charlie Kulis (Playboy)-6
49 61 RAINY DAY PEOPLE –•– Gordon Lightfoot (Reprise)-4
50 63 DON’T TELL ME GOODNIGHT –•– Lobo (Big Tree)-4

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

77 — TRAMPLED UNDERFOOT –•– Led Zepplin (Swan Song)-1
84 — EASE ON DOWN THE ROAD –•– Consumer Rapport (Wing and a Prayer)-1
86 — I WANNA DANCE WIT’ CHOO (Doo Dat Dance) (Part 1) –•– Disco Tex and the Sex-O-Lettes (Chelsea)-1
89 — GOOD LOVIN’ GONE BAD –•– Bad Company (Swan Song)-1
90 — ANYTIME (I’ll Be There) –•– Frank Sinatra (Reprise)-1
95 — THE HUSTLE –•– Van McCoy and the Soul City Symphony (Avco)-1
96 — THANK YOU BABY –•– The Stylistics (Avco)-1
97 — DON’T LEAVE ME IN THE MORNING / SHOWDOWN –•– Odia Coates (United Artists)-7
98 — LOVE WILL KEEP US TOGETHER –•– The Captain and Tennille (A&M)-1
99 — SHACKIN’ UP –•– Barbara Mason (Buddah)-1
100 — JUST LIKE ROMEO AND JULIET –•– Sha Na Na (Kama Sutra)-1

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