US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 19th July, 1975

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TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart

1 3 LISTEN TO WHAT THE MAN SAID –•– Paul McCartney and Wings (Capitol)-8 (1 week at #1)
2 2 THE HUSTLE –•– Van McCoy and the Soul City Symphony (Avco)-14
3 10 I’M NOT IN LOVE –•– 10 c.c. (Mercury)-10
4 7 ONE OF THESE NIGHTS –•– The Eagles (Asylum)-8
5 6 PLEASE MR. PLEASE –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-7
6 5 MAGIC –•– Pilot (EMI)-16
7 8 SWEARIN’ TO GOD –•– Frankie Valli (Private Stock)-10
8 1 LOVE WILL KEEP US TOGETHER –•– The Captain and Tennille (A&M)-14
9 22 JIVE TALKIN’ –•– The Bee Gees (RSO)-8
10 11 ROCKIN’ CHAIR –•– Gwen McCrae (Cat)-10

11 15 MIDNIGHT BLUE –•– Melissa Manchester (Arista)-11
12 13 THE WAY WE WERE / TRY TO REMEMBER (Medley) –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Buddah)-13
13 16 DYNOMITE (Part 1) –•– Bazuka (Tony Camillo’s) (A&M)-14
14 14 MISTY –•– Ray Stevens (Barnaby)-13
15 25 SOMEONE SAVED MY LIFE TONIGHT –•– Elton John (MCA)-3
16 17 WHY CAN’T WE BE FRIENDS –•– War (United Aritsts)-12
17 21 THE ROCKFORD FILES –•– Mike Post (MGM)-10
18 19 I’M ON FIRE –•– The Dwight Twilley Band (Shelter)-13
19 20 RHINESTONE COWBOY –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-8
20 43 HOW SWEET IT IS (To Be Loved By You) –•– James Taylor (Warner Brothers)-5

21 4 WILDFIRE –•– Michael Murphy (Epic)-17
22 26 EVERYTIME YOU TOUCH ME (I Get High) –•– Charlie Rich (Epic)-8
23 9 WHEN WILL I BE LOVED / IT DOESN’T MATTER ANYMORE –•– Linda Ronstadt (Capitol)-15
24 34 MORNIN’ BEAUTIFUL –•– Tony Orlando and Dawn (Elektra)-5
25 28 SLIPPERY WHEN WET –•– The Commodores (Motown)-11
26 12 LOVE WON’T LET ME WAIT –•– Major Harris (Atlantic)-17
27 18 I’M NOT LISA –•– Jessi Colter (Capitol)-16
28 32 DISCO QUEEN –•– Hot Chocolate (Big Tree)-8
29 27 HEY YOU –•– Bachman Turner Overdrive (Mercury)-10
30 36 FIGHT THE POWER (Part 1) –•– The Isley Brothers (T-Neck)-5

31 31 IT’S ALL DOWN TO GOODNIGHT VIENNA / OO-WEE –•– Ringo Starr (Apple)-6
32 39 AT SEVENTEEN –•– Janis Ian (Columbia)-6
33 57 FALLIN’ IN LOVE –•– Hamilton, Joe Frank and Reynolds (Playboy)-5
34 38 JUST A LITTLE BIT OF YOU –•– Michael Jackson (Motown)-7
35 41 SATURDAY NIGHT SPECIAL –•– Lynyrd Skynyrd (MCA)-6
36 40 SWEET EMOTION –•– Aerosmith (Columbia)-6
37 45 HOLDIN’ ON TO YESTERDAY –•– Ambrosia (20th Century)-6
38 46 WASTED DAYS AND WASTED NIGHTS –•– Freddy Fender (ABC / Dot)-5
39 24 GET DOWN, GET DOWN (Get On the Floor) –•– Joe Simon (Spring)-16
40 51 COULD IT BE MAGIC –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-4

OFF THE CHARTS

47 23 ONLY WOMEN –•– Alice Cooper (Altantic)-16
53 37 THANK GOD I’M A COUNTRY BOY –•– John Denver (RCA)-18
62 35 SPIRIT OF THE BOOGIE / SUMMER MADNESS –•– Kool and the Gang (De-Lite)-16
68 29 SISTER GOLDEN HAIR –•– America (Warner Brothers)-16
74 30 CUT THE CAKE –•– The Average White Band (AWB) (Atlantic)-15
75 33 TAKE ME IN YOUR ARMS (Rock Me) –•– The Doobie Brothers (Warner Brothers)-12

POWER PLAYS

41 63 THAT’S THE WAY OF THE WORLD –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (Columbia)-3
42 42 I DON’T KNOW WHY –•– The Rolling Stones (Abkco)-6
43 47 EL BIMBO –•– Bimbo Jet (Scepter)-9
44 59 FEEL LIKE MAKIN’ LOVE –•– Bad Company (Swan Song)-3
45 49 SEXY –•– MFSB (Philadelphia International)-5
46 56 THIRD RATE ROMANCE –•– The Amazing Rhythm Aces (ABC)-5
48 48 TAKE ME TO THE RIVER –•– Syl Johnson (Hi)-6
49 60 BALLROOM BLITZ –•– Sweet (Capitol)-6
50 61 BLUEBIRD –•– Helen Reddy (Capitol)-3

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

76 — TWO FINE PEOPLE –•– Cat Stevens (A&M)-1
77 — DAISY JANE –•– America (Warner Brothers)-1
79 — TUSH –•– ZZ Top (London)-1
87 — CAN’T GIVE YOU ANYTHING (But My Love) –•– The Stylistics (Avco)-1
89 — DANCE WITH ME –•– Orleans (Asylum)-1
90 — HOW LONG (Betcha’ Got a Chick On the Side) –•– The Pointer Sisters (ABC / Blue Thumb)-1
95 — LIFE AND DEATH IN G&A –•– Love Childs Afro Cuban Blues Band (Roulette)-1
96 — CHASE THE CLOUDS AWAY –•– Chuck Mangione (A&M)-1
97 — SURE FEELS GOOD –•– Elvin Bishop (Capricorn)-3
100 — ROCKY –•– Austin Roberts (Private Shock)-1