US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 4th October, 1975

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TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart

1 2 FAME –•– David Bowie (RCA)-15 (2 weeks at #1)
2 1 I’M SORRY / CALYPSO –•– John Denver (RCA)-8
3 3 RHINESTONE COWBOY –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-19
4 5 RUN JOEY RUN –•– David Geddes (Big Tree)-10
5 14 MR. JAWS –•– Dickie Goodman (Cash)-5
6 25 BAD BLOOD –•– Neil Sedaka (Rocket)-4
7 9 BALLROOM BLITZ –•– Sweet (Capitol)-17
8 12 DANCE WITH ME –•– Orleans (Asylum)-12
9 11 AIN’T NO WAY TO TREAT A LADY –•– Helen Reddy (Capitol)-9
10 24 ROCKY –•– Austin Roberts (Private Shock)-12

11 8 WASTED DAYS AND WASTED NIGHTS –•– Freddy Fender (ABC / Dot)-16
12 16 FEELINGS –•– Morris Albert (RCA)-16
13 17 IT ONLY TAKES A MINUTE –•– Tavares (Capitol)-11
14 18 THEY JUST CAN’T STOP IT THE (Games People Play) –•– The Spinners (Atlantic)-9
15 15 I BELIEVE THERE’S NOTHING STRONGER THAN OUR LOVE –•– Paul Anka with Odia Coates (United Artists)-11
16 6 COULD IT BE MAGIC –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-15
17 30 WHO LOVES YOU –•– The Four Seasons (Warner Brothers)-7
18 40 LYIN’ EYES –•– The Eagles (Asylum)-4
19 23 BRAZIL –•– The Ritchie Family (20th Century)-10
20 21 HOW LONG (Betcha’ Got a Chick On the Side) –•– The Pointer Sisters (ABC / Blue Thumb)-12

21 7 AT SEVENTEEN –•– Janis Ian (Columbia)-17
22 27 MIRACLES –•– Jefferson Starship (Grunt)-7
23 26 GONE AT LAST –•– Paul Simon and Phoebe Snow (Columbia)-8
24 4 FIGHT THE POWER (Part 1) –•– The Isley Brothers (T-Neck)-16
25 10 FEEL LIKE MAKIN’ LOVE –•– Bad Company (Swan Song)-14
26 29 LADY BLUE –•– Leon Russell (Shelter)-10
27 13 THAT’S THE WAY OF THE WORLD –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (Columbia)-14
28 31 CAROLINA IN THE PINES –•– Michael Murphy (Epic)-8
29 33 DO IT ANY WAY YOU WANNA –•– The Peoples’ Choice (TSOP)-7
30 19 FALLIN’ IN LOVE –•– Hamilton, Joe Frank and Reynolds (Playboy)-16

31 44 HEAT WAVE / LOVE IS A ROSE –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)-5
32 32 MAIN TITLE (Theme From “Jaws”) –•– John Williams (MCA)-9
33 80 THE WAY I WANT TO TOUCH YOU –•– The Captain and Tennille (A&M)-2
34 34 YOU’RE ALL I NEED TO GET BY –•– Tony Orlando and Dawn (Elektra)-6
35 35 WHAT A DIFF’RENCE A DAY MAKES –•– Esther Phillips (Kudu)-8
36 38 I ONLY HAVE EYES FOR YOU –•– Art Garfunkel (Columbia)-7
37 37 I GOT STONED AND I MISSED IT –•– Jim Stafford (MGM)-8
38 42 ROCKIN’ ALL OVER THE WORLD –•– John Fogerty (Elektra)-5
39 39 IF I EVER LOSE THIS HEAVEN –•– The Average White Band (AWB) (Atlantic)-7
40 43 THIS WILL BE –•– Natalie Cole (Capitol)-6

OFF THE CHARTS

47 20 DAISY JANE –•– America (Warner Brothers)-12
49 28 GET DOWN TONIGHT –•– K.C. and the Sunshine Band (T.K.)-13
58 36 SOLITAIRE –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-10
70 22 THE PROUD ONE –•– The Osmonds (Kolob)-11

POWER PLAYS

41 49 YOU –•– George Harrison (Apple)-3
42 45 BLUE EYES CRYING IN THE RAIN –•– Willie Nelson (Columbia)-6
43 50 THERE GOES ANOTHER LOVE SONG –•– The Outlaws (Arista)-5
44 52 SWEET STICKY THING –•– The Ohio Players (Mercury)-3
45 46 KATMANDU –•– Bob Seger (Capitol)-9
46 54 SKY HIGH –•– Jigsaw (Chelsea)-6
48 68 LOW RIDER –•– War (United Artists)-3
50 51 I LOVE MAKIN’ LOVE TO YOU –•– Evie Sands (Haven)-10

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

74 — LETTING GO –•– Paul McCartney and Wings (Capitol)-1
82 — NIGHTS ON BROADWAY –•– The Bee Gees (RSO)-1
85 — FANCY LADY –•– Billy Preston (A&M)-1
89 — SUMMER OF ’42 –•– Biddu Orchestra (Epic)-1
90 — MEXICO –•– James Taylor (Warner Brothers)-1
97 — COME AND GET YOUR LOVE –•– Roger Daltry (MCA)-1
100 — I DON’T WANT TO BE A LONE RANGER –•– Johnny Guitar Watson (Fantasy)-1