US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 9th August, 1975

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TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart

1 3 JIVE TALKIN’ –•– The Bee Gees (RSO)-11 (1 week at #1)
2 2 I’M NOT IN LOVE –•– 10 c.c. (Mercury)-13
3 4 PLEASE MR. PLEASE –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-10
4 1 ONE OF THESE NIGHTS –•– The Eagles (Asylum)-11
5 6 SOMEONE SAVED MY LIFE TONIGHT –•– Elton John (MCA)-6
6 7 MIDNIGHT BLUE –•– Melissa Manchester (Arista)-14
7 14 RHINESTONE COWBOY –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-11
8 12 WHY CAN’T WE BE FRIENDS –•– War (United Aritsts)-15
9 15 HOW SWEET IT IS (To Be Loved By You) –•– James Taylor (Warner Brothers)-8
10 13 THE ROCKFORD FILES –•– Mike Post (MGM)-13

11 5 THE HUSTLE –•– Van McCoy and the Soul City Symphony (Avco)-17
12 8 LISTEN TO WHAT THE MAN SAID –•– Paul McCartney and Wings (Capitol)-11
13 10 DYNOMITE (Part 1) –•– Bazuka (Tony Camillo’s) (A&M)-17
14 18 MORNIN’ BEAUTIFUL –•– Tony Orlando and Dawn (Elektra)-8
15 24 FALLIN’ IN LOVE –•– Hamilton, Joe Frank and Reynolds (Playboy)-8
16 16 I’M ON FIRE –•– The Dwight Twilley Band (Shelter)-16
17 17 LOVE WILL KEEP US TOGETHER –•– The Captain and Tennille (A&M)-17
18 22 FIGHT THE POWER (Part 1) –•– The Isley Brothers (T-Neck)-8
19 20 SLIPPERY WHEN WET –•– The Commodores (Motown)-14
20 23 AT SEVENTEEN –•– Janis Ian (Columbia)-9

21 25 HOLDIN’ ON TO YESTERDAY –•– Ambrosia (20th Century)-9
22 32 GET DOWN TONIGHT –•– K.C. and the Sunshine Band (T.K.)-5
23 26 JUST A LITTLE BIT OF YOU –•– Michael Jackson (Motown)-10
24 28 WASTED DAYS AND WASTED NIGHTS –•– Freddy Fender (ABC / Dot)-8
25 29 FEEL LIKE MAKIN’ LOVE –•– Bad Company (Swan Song)-6
26 30 COULD IT BE MAGIC –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-7
27 31 THAT’S THE WAY OF THE WORLD –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (Columbia)-6
28 11 THE WAY WE WERE / TRY TO REMEMBER (Medley) –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Buddah)-16
29 33 BALLROOM BLITZ –•– Sweet (Capitol)-9
30 34 THIRD RATE ROMANCE –•– The Amazing Rhythm Aces (ABC)-8

31 44 HELP ME RHONDA –•– Johnny Rivers (Epic / Soul City)-5
32 9 ROCKIN’ CHAIR –•– Gwen McCrae (Cat)-13
33 37 THAT’S WHEN THE MUSIC TAKES ME –•– Neil Sedaka (Rocket)-7
34 38 RENDEZVOUS –•– The Hudson Brothers (Rocket)-8
35 39 FAME –•– David Bowie (RCA)-7
36 36 SEND IN THE CLOWNS –•– Judy Collins (Elektra)-8
37 21 SWEARIN’ TO GOD –•– Frankie Valli (Private Stock)-13
38 45 ‘TIL THE WORLD ENDS –•– Three Dog Night (ABC)-6
39 40 LOOK AT ME (I’m In Love) –•– The Moments (Stang)-6
40 41 (Shu-Doo-Pa-Poo-Poop) LOVE BEING YOUR FOOL –•– Travis Wammack (Capricorn)-8

OFF THE CHARTS

47 19 EVERYTIME YOU TOUCH ME (I Get High) –•– Charlie Rich (Epic)-11
48 27 SATURDAY NIGHT SPECIAL –•– Lynyrd Skynyrd (MCA)-9
63 35 BLUEBIRD –•– Helen Reddy (Capitol)-6

POWER PLAYS

41 47 TUSH –•– ZZ Top (London)-4
42 42 HOPE THAT WE CAN BE TOGETHER REAL SOON –•– Sharon Paige and Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes (Philadelphia International)-6
43 49 BLACK SUPERMAN / MUHAMMAD ALI –•– Johnny Wakelin and the Kinshasa Band (Pye)-20
44 58 I BELIEVE THERE’S NOTHING STRONGER THAN OUR LOVE –•– Paul Anka with Odia Coates (United Artists)-3
45 54 TWO FINE PEOPLE –•– Cat Stevens (A&M)-4
46 55 DAISY JANE –•– America (Warner Brothers)-4
49 51 GLASSHOUSE –•– The Temptations (Gordy)-5
50 52 BIGGEST PARAKEETS IN TOWN –•– Jud Strunk (Melodyland)-6

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

82 — THEY JUST CAN’T STOP IT THE (Games People Play) –•– The Spinners (Atlantic)-1
84 — GIVE IT WHAT YOU GOT / PEACE PIPE –•– B.T. Express (Roadshow)-1
86 — AIN’T NO WAY TO TREAT A LADY –•– Helen Reddy (Capitol)-1
87 — YOUR LOVE –•– Graham Central Station (Warner Brothers)-1
88 — INSIDE MY LOVE –•– Minnie Riperton (Epic)-1
89 — SOS –•– Abba (Atlantic)-1
90 — TURN BACK THE PAGES –•– Stephen Stills (Columbia)-1
93 — YOU ARE A SONG –•– Batdorf and Rodney (Arista)-1
95 — MAIN TITLE (Theme From “Jaws”) –•– John Williams (MCA)-1
99 — (Call Me Your) ANYTHING MAN –•– Bobby Moore (Scepter)-1
100 — KATMANDU –•– Bob Seger (Capitol)-1

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