US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 7th June, 1975

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TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart

1 2 THANK GOD I’M A COUNTRY BOY –•– John Denver (RCA)-12 (1 week at #1)
2 5 SISTER GOLDEN HAIR –•– America (Warner Brothers)-10
3 3 HOW LONG –•– Ace (Anchor)-14
4 6 BAD TIME –•– Grand Funk (Capitol)-10
5 7 OLD DAYS –•– Chicago (Columbia)-7
6 10 WHEN WILL I BE LOVED / IT DOESN’T MATTER ANYMORE –•– Linda Ronstadt (Capitol)-9
7 1 BEFORE THE NEXT TEARDROP FALLS –•– Freddy Fender (ABC / Dot)-19
8 15 I’M NOT LISA –•– Jessi Colter (Capitol)-10
9 11 LOVE WON’T LET ME WAIT –•– Major Harris (Atlantic)-11
10 12 PHILADELPHIA FREEDOM –•– The Elton John Band (MCA)-14

11 13 CUT THE CAKE –•– The Average White Band (AWB) (Atlantic)-9
12 25 LOVE WILL KEEP US TOGETHER –•– The Captain and Tennille (A&M)-8
13 8 SHINING STAR –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (Columbia)-17
14 22 GET DOWN, GET DOWN (Get On the Floor) –•– Joe Simon (Spring)-10
15 19 ONLY WOMEN –•– Alice Cooper (Altantic)-10
16 4 ONLY YESTERDAY –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-11
17 20 WILDFIRE –•– Michael Murphy (Epic)-11
18 21 BAD LUCK (Part 1) –•– Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes (Phil. Intl.)-12
19 26 TAKE ME IN YOUR ARMS (Rock Me) –•– The Doobie Brothers (Warner Brothers)-6
20 23 MAGIC –•– Pilot (EMI)-10

21 24 THE LAST FAREWELL –•– Roger Whittaker (RCA)-10
22 9 I DON’T LIKE TO SLEEP ALONE –•– Paul Anka (with Odia Coates) (United Aritsts)-13
23 27 I’LL PLAY FOR YOU (Hear the Band) –•– Seals and Crofts (Warner Brothers)-10
24 28 I WANNA DANCE WIT’ CHOO (Doo Dat Dance) –•– Disco Tex and the Sex-O-Lettes (Chelsea)-8
25 30 REMEMBER WHAT I TOLD YOU TO FORGET / MY SHIP –•– Tavares (Capitol)-9
26 29 SHAKEY GROUND –•– The Temptations (Gordy)-12
27 31 ATTITUDE DANCING –•– Carly Simon (Elektra)-5
28 17 JACKIE BLUE –•– The Ozark Mountain Daredevils (A&M)-18
29 33 THE WAY WE WERE / TRY TO REMEMBER (Medley) –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Buddah)-7
30 18 SHOESHINE BOY –•– Eddie Kendricks (Tamla)-17

31 34 MISTY –•– Ray Stevens (Barnaby)-7
32 35 THE HUSTLE –•– Van McCoy and the Soul City Symphony (Avco)-8
33 39 BABY THAT’S BACKATCHA –•– Smokey Robinson (Tamla)-7
34 38 JUDY MAE –•– Boomer Castleman (Mums)-6
35 65 LISTEN TO WHAT THE MAN SAID –•– Paul McCartney and Wings (Capitol)-2
36 36 GOOD LOVIN’ GONE BAD –•– Bad Company (Swan Song)-8
37 42 DYNOMITE (Part 1) –•– Bazuka (Tony Camillo’s) (A&M)-9
38 52 HEY YOU –•– Bachman Turner Overdrive (Mercury)-4
39 43 LIZZIE AND THE RAINMAN –•– Tanya Tucker (MCA)-6
40 44 T-R-O-U-B-L-E –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-5

OFF THE CHARTS

42 14 HIJACK –•– Herbie Mann (Atlantic)-15
43 16 HE DON’T LOVE YOU (Like I Love You) –•– Tony Orlando and Dawn (Elektra)-13
56 32 KILLER QUEEN –•– Queen (Elektra)-18

POWER PLAYS

41 45 WHY CAN’T WE BE FRIENDS –•– War (United Aritsts)-6
44 50 SWEARIN’ TO GOD –•– Frankie Valli (Private Stock)-4
45 46 GIVE THE PEOPLE WHAT THEY WANT –•– The O’Jays (Philadelphia International)-6
46 56 I’M ON FIRE –•– The Dwight Twilley Band (Shelter)-7
47 53 ME AND MRS. JONES –•– Ron Banks and the Dramatics (ABC)-6
48 51 WHAT CAN I DO FOR YOU –•– LaBelle (Epic)-5
49 64 I’M NOT IN LOVE –•– 10 c.c. (Mercury)-4
50 60 MIDNIGHT BLUE –•– Melissa Manchester (Arista)-5

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

65 — PLEASE MR. PLEASE –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-1
86 — MAKE THE WORLD GO AWAY –•– Donny and Marie Osmond (Kolob)-1
87 — DO IT IN THE NAME OF LOVE –•– Ben E. King (Atlantic)-1
90 — JUST A LITTLE BIT OF YOU –•– Michael Jackson (Motown)-1
98 — BABY-GET IT ON –•– Ike and Tina Turner (United Aritsts)-1
99 — SNEAKIN’ UP BEHIND YOU –•– The Brecker Brothers (Arista)-1
100 — STARS IN MY EYES –•– Sugarloaf / Jerry Corbetta (Claridge)-1

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