US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 20th September, 1975

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TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart (Cash Box Positon, Top 40 Only)

1 5 FAME –•– David Bowie (RCA)-13 (1 week at #1) (#2)
2 1 RHINESTONE COWBOY –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-17 (#3)
3 3 AT SEVENTEEN –•– Janis Ian (Columbia)-15 (#1)
4 8 I’M SORRY / CALYPSO –•– John Denver (RCA)-6 (#5)
5 6 FIGHT THE POWER (Part 1) –•– The Isley Brothers (T-Neck)-14 (#9)
6 7 COULD IT BE MAGIC –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-13 (#7)
7 9 RUN JOEY RUN –•– David Geddes (Big Tree)-8 (#4)
8 2 FALLIN’ IN LOVE –•– Hamilton, Joe Frank and Reynolds (Playboy)-14 (#8)
9 10 WASTED DAYS AND WASTED NIGHTS –•– Freddy Fender (ABC / Dot)-14 (#6)
10 11 FEEL LIKE MAKIN’ LOVE –•– Bad Company (Swan Song)-12 (#10)

11 12 BALLROOM BLITZ –•– Sweet (Capitol)-15 (#16)
12 13 THAT’S THE WAY OF THE WORLD –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (Columbia)-12 (#13)
13 17 AIN’T NO WAY TO TREAT A LADY –•– Helen Reddy (Capitol)-7 (#11)
14 14 THIRD RATE ROMANCE –•– The Amazing Rhythm Aces (ABC)-14 (#35)
15 4 GET DOWN TONIGHT –•– K.C. and the Sunshine Band (T.K.)-11 (#21)
16 19 DANCE WITH ME –•– Orleans (Asylum)-10 (#12)
17 18 SOLITAIRE –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-8 (#15)
18 20 I BELIEVE THERE’S NOTHING STRONGER THAN OUR LOVE –•– Paul Anka with Odia Coates (United Artists)-9 (#14)
19 31 MR. JAWS –•– Dickie Goodman (Cash)-3 (#18)
20 22 FEELINGS –•– Morris Albert (RCA)-14 (#20)

21 23 DAISY JANE –•– America (Warner Brothers)-10 (#28)
22 24 THE PROUD ONE –•– The Osmonds (Kolob)-9 (#33)
23 25 THEY JUST CAN’T STOP IT THE (Games People Play) –•– The Spinners (Atlantic)-7 (#17)
24 26 HOW LONG (Betcha’ Got a Chick On the Side) –•– The Pointer Sisters (ABC / Blue Thumb)-10 (#22)
25 27 IT ONLY TAKES A MINUTE –•– Tavares (Capitol)-9 (#24)
26 28 ROCKY –•– Austin Roberts (Private Shock)-10 (#19)
27 32 BRAZIL –•– The Ritchie Family (20th Century)-8 (#29)
28 30 GONE AT LAST –•– Paul Simon and Phoebe Snow (Columbia)-6 (#23)
29 16 HOW SWEET IT IS (To Be Loved By You) –•– James Taylor (Warner Brothers)-14 (Off)
30 21 BLACK SUPERMAN / MUHAMMAD ALI –•– Johnny Wakelin and the Kinshasa Band (Pye)-26 (#25)

31 34 MIRACLES –•– Jefferson Starship (Grunt)-5 (#26)
32 66 BAD BLOOD –•– Neil Sedaka (Rocket)-2 (#34)
33 35 LADY BLUE –•– Leon Russell (Shelter)-8 (#41)
34 36 CAROLINA IN THE PINES –•– Michael Murphy (Epic)-6 (#31)
35 37 MAIN TITLE (Theme From “Jaws”) –•– John Williams (MCA)-7 (#30)
36 38 DO IT ANY WAY YOU WANNA –•– The Peoples’ Choice (TSOP)-5 (#32)
37 44 YOU’RE ALL I NEED TO GET BY –•– Tony Orlando and Dawn (Elektra)-4 (#40)
38 39 YOUR LOVE –•– Graham Central Station (Warner Brothers)-7 (#43)
39 43 WHAT A DIFF’RENCE A DAY MAKES –•– Esther Phillips (Kudu)-6 (#44)
40 54 WHO LOVES YOU –•– The Four Seasons (Warner Brothers)-5 (#39)

OFF THE CHARTS

44 15 JIVE TALKIN’ –•– The Bee Gees (RSO)-17
48 29 ONE OF THESE NIGHTS –•– The Eagles (Asylum)-17
69 33 SOMEONE SAVED MY LIFE TONIGHT –•– Elton John (MCA)-12
85 40 PEACE PIPE / GIVE IT WHAT YOU GOT –•– B.T. Express (Roadshow)-7

POWER PLAYS

41 48 I GOT STONED AND I MISSED IT –•– Jim Stafford (MGM)-6
42 45 I ONLY HAVE EYES FOR YOU –•– Art Garfunkel (Columbia)-5
43 50 IF I EVER LOSE THIS HEAVEN –•– The Average White Band (AWB) (Atlantic)-5
45 46 KEEP YOUR EYE ON THE SPARROW –•– Merry Clayton (Ode)-9
46 47 7-6-5-4-3-2-1 (Blow Your Whistle) –•– Gary Toms Empire (P.I.P.)-14
47 51 KATMANDU –•– Bob Seger (Capitol)-7
49 61 ROCKIN’ ALL OVER THE WORLD –•– John Fogerty (Elektra)-3
50 53 TO EACH HIS OWN –•– Faith, Hope and Charity (RCA)-6

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

64 — SWEET STICKY THING –•– The Ohio Players (Mercury)-1
68 — BORN TO RUN –•– Bruce Springsteen (Columbia)-1
75 — YOU –•– George Harrison (Apple)-1
77 — SOMETHING BETTER TO DO –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-1
78 — LOW RIDER –•– War (United Artists)-1
79 — JUST TOO MANY PEOPLE –•– Melissa Manchester (Arista)-1
81 — HELP ME MAKE IT (To My Rockin’ Chair) –•– B.J. Thomas (ABC)-1
82 — ARE YOU SURE HANK DONE IT THIS WAY / BOB WILLS IS STILL THE KING –•– Waylon Jennings (MCA)-1
83 — MR. D.J. (5 For the D.J.) –•– Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)-1
87 — OPERATOR –•– The Manhattan Transfer (Atlantic)-1
89 — DIAMONDS AND RUST –•– Joan Baez (A&M)-1
94 — ROCKIN’ AND ROLLIN’ ON THE STREETS OF HOLLYWOOD –•– Buddy Miles (Casablanca)-1
96 — NOTHIN’ HEAVY –•– David Bellamy (Warner Brothers / Curb)-1
97 — WHAT YOU GOT –•– Duke and the Drivers (ABC)-3
99 — KEEP ON TRYIN’ –•– Poco (ABC)-1

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