US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 18th October, 1975

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TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart

1 1 BAD BLOOD –•– Neil Sedaka (Rocket)-6 (2 weeks at #1)
2 2 CALYPSO / I’M SORRY –•– John Denver (RCA)-10
3 5 MIRACLES –•– Jefferson Starship (Grunt)-9
4 10 LYIN’ EYES –•– The Eagles (Asylum)-6
5 6 BALLROOM BLITZ –•– Sweet (Capitol)-19
6 7 DANCE WITH ME –•– Orleans (Asylum)-14
7 11 FEELINGS –•– Morris Albert (RCA)-18
8 8 AIN’T NO WAY TO TREAT A LADY –•– Helen Reddy (Capitol)-11
9 13 THEY JUST CAN’T STOP IT THE (Games People Play) –•– The Spinners (Atlantic)-11
10 14 WHO LOVES YOU –•– The Four Seasons (Warner Brothers)-9

11 12 IT ONLY TAKES A MINUTE –•– Tavares (Capitol)-13
12 3 FAME –•– David Bowie (RCA)-17
13 16 BRAZIL –•– The Ritchie Family (20th Century)-12
14 18 HEAT WAVE / LOVE IS A ROSE –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)-7
15 9 ROCKY –•– Austin Roberts (Private Shock)-14
16 4 MR. JAWS –•– Dickie Goodman (Cash)-7
17 19 SOMETHING BETTER TO DO –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-5
18 21 DO IT ANY WAY YOU WANNA –•– The Peoples’ Choice (TSOP)-9
19 22 LADY BLUE –•– Leon Russell (Shelter)-12
20 26 THIS WILL BE –•– Natalie Cole (Capitol)-8

21 25 THE WAY I WANT TO TOUCH YOU –•– The Captain and Tennille (A&M)-4
22 24 CAROLINA IN THE PINES –•– Michael Murphy (Epic)-10
23 27 LOW RIDER –•– War (United Artists)-5
24 40 SOS –•– Abba (Atlantic)-9
25 33 YOU –•– George Harrison (Apple)-5
26 29 WHAT A DIFF’RENCE A DAY MAKES –•– Esther Phillips (Kudu)-10
27 15 RHINESTONE COWBOY –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-21
28 30 BORN TO RUN –•– Bruce Springsteen (Columbia)-5
29 32 I ONLY HAVE EYES FOR YOU –•– Art Garfunkel (Columbia)-9
30 34 ROCKIN’ ALL OVER THE WORLD –•– John Fogerty (Elektra)-7

31 36 SKY HIGH –•– Jigsaw (Chelsea)-8
32 17 RUN JOEY RUN –•– David Geddes (Big Tree)-12
33 37 BLUE EYES CRYING IN THE RAIN –•– Willie Nelson (Columbia)-8
34 38 SWEET STICKY THING –•– The Ohio Players (Mercury)-5
35 39 THERE GOES ANOTHER LOVE SONG –•– The Outlaws (Arista)-7
36 49 ISLAND GIRL –•– Elton John (MCA)-2
37 20 WASTED DAYS AND WASTED NIGHTS –•– Freddy Fender (ABC / Dot)-18
38 62 NIGHTS ON BROADWAY –•– The Bee Gees (RSO)-3
39 48 JUST TOO MANY PEOPLE –•– Melissa Manchester (Arista)-5
40 44 THE AGONY AND THE ECTASY –•– Smokey Robinson (Tamla)-7

OFF THE CHARTS

43 28 AT SEVENTEEN –•– Janis Ian (Columbia)-19
47 31 COULD IT BE MAGIC –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-17
49 35 HOW LONG (Betcha’ Got a Chick On the Side) –•– The Pointer Sisters (ABC / Blue Thumb)-14
60 23 GONE AT LAST –•– Paul Simon and Phoebe Snow (Columbia)-10

POWER PLAYS

41 51 EIGHTEEN WITH A BULLET –•– Pete Wingfield (Island)-9
42 54 LETTING GO –•– Paul McCartney and Wings (Capitol)-3
44 52 PEACE PIPE / GIVE IT WHAT YOU GOT –•– B.T. Express (Roadshow)-11
45 55 DREAMING A DREAM –•– The Crown Heights Affair (De-Lite)-10
46 56 OPERATOR –•– The Manhattan Transfer (Atlantic)-5
48 87 FLY, ROBIN, FLY –•– Silver Convention (Midland International)-2

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

81 — MY LITTLE TOWN –•– Simon and Garfunkel (Columbia)-1
82 — SECRET LOVE –•– Freddy Fender (ABC / Dot)-1
83 — SAILING –•– Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)-1
84 — THE OTHER WOMAN –•– Vicki Lawrence (Private Stock)-1
85 — OUR DAY WILL COME –•– Frankie Valli (Private Stock)-1
86 — I’M ON FIRE –•– 5000 Volts (Philips)-1
87 — SINCE I MET YOU BABY –•– Freddy Fender (GRT)-1
90 — (How I Spent My Summer Vacation) OR A DAY AT THE BEACH WITH PEDRO AND MAN (Parts 1 and 2) –•– Cheech and Chong (Ode)-1
91 — A LOVER’S QUESTION –•– Loggins and Messina (Columbia)-1
94 — KING KONG (Part 1) –•– The Jimmy Castor Bunch (Atlantic)-1
95 — FIRE ON THE MOUNTAIN –•– The Marshall Tucker Band (Capricorn)-1
96 — NEVER BEEN ANY REASON –•– Head East (A&M)-1
97 — MORE AND MORE –•– Carly Simon (Elektra)-1
98 — HEY THERE LITTLE FIREFLY –•– Firefly (A&M)-1
100 — MACHINES –•– John LaVigni (Raintree)-1