US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 11th October, 1975

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TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart

1 6 BAD BLOOD –•– Neil Sedaka (Rocket)-5 (1 week at #1)
2 2 CALYPSO / I’M SORRY –•– John Denver (RCA)-9
3 1 FAME –•– David Bowie (RCA)-16
4 5 MR. JAWS –•– Dickie Goodman (Cash)-6
5 22 MIRACLES –•– Jefferson Starship (Grunt)-8
6 7 BALLROOM BLITZ –•– Sweet (Capitol)-18
7 8 DANCE WITH ME –•– Orleans (Asylum)-13
8 9 AIN’T NO WAY TO TREAT A LADY –•– Helen Reddy (Capitol)-10
9 10 ROCKY –•– Austin Roberts (Private Shock)-13
10 18 LYIN’ EYES –•– The Eagles (Asylum)-5

11 12 FEELINGS –•– Morris Albert (RCA)-17
12 13 IT ONLY TAKES A MINUTE –•– Tavares (Capitol)-12
13 14 THEY JUST CAN’T STOP IT THE (Games People Play) –•– The Spinners (Atlantic)-10
14 17 WHO LOVES YOU –•– The Four Seasons (Warner Brothers)-8
15 3 RHINESTONE COWBOY –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-20
16 19 BRAZIL –•– The Ritchie Family (20th Century)-11
17 4 RUN JOEY RUN –•– David Geddes (Big Tree)-11
18 31 HEAT WAVE / LOVE IS A ROSE –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)-6
19 52 SOMETHING BETTER TO DO –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-4
20 11 WASTED DAYS AND WASTED NIGHTS –•– Freddy Fender (ABC / Dot)-17

21 29 DO IT ANY WAY YOU WANNA –•– The Peoples’ Choice (TSOP)-8
22 26 LADY BLUE –•– Leon Russell (Shelter)-11
23 23 GONE AT LAST –•– Paul Simon and Phoebe Snow (Columbia)-9
24 28 CAROLINA IN THE PINES –•– Michael Murphy (Epic)-9
25 33 THE WAY I WANT TO TOUCH YOU –•– The Captain and Tennille (A&M)-3
26 40 THIS WILL BE –•– Natalie Cole (Capitol)-7
27 48 LOW RIDER –•– War (United Artists)-4
28 21 AT SEVENTEEN –•– Janis Ian (Columbia)-18
29 35 WHAT A DIFF’RENCE A DAY MAKES –•– Esther Phillips (Kudu)-9
30 51 BORN TO RUN –•– Bruce Springsteen (Columbia)-4

31 16 COULD IT BE MAGIC –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-16
32 36 I ONLY HAVE EYES FOR YOU –•– Art Garfunkel (Columbia)-8
33 41 YOU –•– George Harrison (Apple)-4
34 38 ROCKIN’ ALL OVER THE WORLD –•– John Fogerty (Elektra)-6
35 20 HOW LONG (Betcha’ Got a Chick On the Side) –•– The Pointer Sisters (ABC / Blue Thumb)-13
36 46 SKY HIGH –•– Jigsaw (Chelsea)-7
37 42 BLUE EYES CRYING IN THE RAIN –•– Willie Nelson (Columbia)-7
38 44 SWEET STICKY THING –•– The Ohio Players (Mercury)-4
39 43 THERE GOES ANOTHER LOVE SONG –•– The Outlaws (Arista)-6
40 53 SOS –•– Abba (Atlantic)-8

OFF THE CHARTS

41 15 I BELIEVE THERE’S NOTHING STRONGER THAN OUR LOVE –•– Paul Anka with Odia Coates (United Artists)-12
42 24 FIGHT THE POWER (Part 1) –•– The Isley Brothers (T-Neck)-17
45 27 THAT’S THE WAY OF THE WORLD –•– Earth Wind, and Fire (Columbia)-15
46 30 FALLIN’ IN LOVE –•– Hamilton, Joe Frank and Reynolds (Playboy)-17
47 25 FEEL LIKE MAKIN’ LOVE –•– Bad Company (Swan Song)-15
57 32 MAIN TITLE (Theme From “Jaws”) –•– John Williams (MCA)-10
76 37 I GOT STONED AND I MISSED IT –•– Jim Stafford (MGM)-9
81 34 YOU’RE ALL I NEED TO GET BY –•– Tony Orlando and Dawn (Elektra)-7
99 39 IF I EVER LOSE THIS HEAVEN –•– The Average White Band (AWB) (Atlantic)-8

POWER PLAYS

43 45 KATMANDU –•– Bob Seger (Capitol)-10
44 54 THE AGONY AND THE ECTASY –•– Smokey Robinson (Tamla)-6
48 59 JUST TOO MANY PEOPLE –•– Melissa Manchester (Arista)-4
49 — ISLAND GIRL –•– Elton John (MCA)-1
50 55 MONEY –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Buddah)-7

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

49 — ISLAND GIRL –•– Elton John (MCA)-1
85 — SATURDAY NIGHT –•– The Bay City Rollers (Arista)-1
86 — CHANGE WITH THE TIMES –•– Van McCoy (Avco)-1
87 — FLY, ROBIN, FLY –•– Silver Convention (Midland International)-1
89 — IS IT LOVE THAT WE’RE MISSIN’ –•– Quincy Jones (with the Brothers Johnson) (A&M)-1
90 — MINSTREL IN THE GALLERY –•– Jethro Tull (Chrysalis)-1
95 — INDIAN LOVE CALL –•– Ray Stevens (Barnaby)-1
96 — JUST A SMILE –•– Pilot (EMI)-1
97 — HAPPY –•– Eddie Kendricks (Tamla)-1
98 — CHINESE KUNG FU –•– Banzaii (Scepter)-1