US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 20th December, 1975

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TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart

1 4 THAT’S THE WAY (I Like It) –•– K.C. and the Sunshine Band (T.K.)-9 (2 weeks at #1)
2 2 LET’S DO IT AGAIN –•– The Staple Singers (Curtom)-9
3 1 FLY, ROBIN, FLY –•– Silver Convention (Midland International)-11
4 5 SATURDAY NIGHT –•– The Bay City Rollers (Arista)-11
5 6 LOVE ROLLERCOASTER –•– The Ohio Players (Mercury)-6
6 8 THEME FROM “MAHOGANY” (Do You Konw Where You’re Going To) –•– Diana Ross (Motown)-8
7 3 SKY HIGH –•– Jigsaw (Chelsea)-17
8 11 I WRITE THE SONGS –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-6
9 10 FOX ON THE RUN –•– Sweet (Capitol)-6
10 7 NIGHTS ON BROADWAY –•– The Bee Gees (RSO)-12

11 13 OUR DAY WILL COME –•– Frankie Valli (Private Stock)-10
12 14 I LOVE MUSIC (Part 1) –•– The O’Jays (Philadelphia International)-8
13 9 MY LITTLE TOWN –•– Simon and Garfunkel (Columbia)-10
14 29 CONVOY –•– C.W. McCall (MGM)-3
15 15 I WANT’A DO SOMETHING FREAKY TO YOU –•– Leon Haywood (20th Century)-16
16 16 ISLAND GIRL –•– Elton John (MCA)-11
17 21 TIME OF YOUR LIFE –•– Paul Anka (United Artists)-6
18 22 THE LAST GAME OF THE SEASON (A Blind Man In the Bleachers) –•– David Geddes (Big Tree)-6
19 17 THE WAY I WANT TO TOUCH YOU –•– The Captain and Tennille (A&M)-13
20 24 COUNTRY BOY (You Got Your Feet In L.A.) –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-7

21 25 WALK AWAY FROM LOVE –•– David Ruffin (Motown)-7
22 23 FOR THE LOVE OF YOU (Parts 1 and 2) –•– The Isley Brothers (T-Neck)-6
23 27 PART TIME LOVE –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Buddah)-7
24 32 YOU SEXY THING –•– Hot Chocolate (Big Tree)-8
25 30 ROCK AND ROLL ALL NIGHT (Live Version) –•– Kiss (Casablanca)-6
26 33 SING A SONG –•– Earth, Wind, and Fire (Columbia)-5
27 45 LOVE TO LOVE YOU BABY –•– Donna Summer (Oasis)-3
28 40 EVIL WOMAN –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (United Aritsts)-6
29 37 FLY AWAY –•– John Denver (with Olivia Newton-John) (RCA)-3
30 31 FULL OF FIRE –•– Al Green (Hi)-7

31 18 LOW RIDER –•– War (United Artists)-14
32 36 OVER MY HEAD –•– Fleetwood Mac (Reprise)-7
33 35 VOLARE –•– Al Martino (Capitol)-8
34 38 LOVE MACHINE (Part 1) –•– The Miracles (Tamla)-9
35 39 WINNERS AND LOSERS –•– Hamilton, Joe Frank, and Reynolds (Playboy)-7
36 12 VENUS AND MARS ROCK SHOW –•– Paul McCartney and Wings (Capitol)-8
37 41 SCHOOL BOY CRUSH –•– The Average White Band (AWB) (Atlantic)-4
38 43 BABY FACE –•– A Wing and a Prayer Fife and Drum Corps (Wing and a Prayer)-6
39 42 FIRE ON THE MOUNTAIN –•– The Marshall Tucker Band (Capricorn)-10
40 50 WAKE UP EVERYBODY (Part 1) –•– Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes (Phila. Intl.)-5

OFF THE CHARTS

41 19 EIGHTEEN WITH A BULLET –•– Pete Wingfield (Island)-18
42 20 SECRET LOVE –•– Freddy Fender (ABC / Dot)-10
43 26 I’M ON FIRE –•– 5000 Volts (Philips)-10
48 34 THIS WILL BE –•– Natalie Cole (Capitol)-17
49 28 I ONLY HAVE EYES FOR YOU –•– Art Garfunkel (Columbia)-18

POWER PLAYS

44 54 LET’S LIVE TOGETHER –•– The Road Apples (Mums / Polydor)-9
45 59 SOMEWHERE IN THE NIGHT –•– Helen Reddy (Capitol)-3
46 62 LOVE HURTS –•– Nazareth (A&M)-5
47 57 HURRICANE (Part 1) –•– Bob Dylan (Columbia)-4
50 60 SQUEEZE BOX –•– The Who (MCA)-4

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

74 — 50 WAYS TO LEAVE YOUR LOVER –•– Paul Simon (Columbia)-1
80 — TAKE IT TO THE LIMIT –•– The Eagles (Asylum)-1
83 — TRACKS OF MY TEARS / THE SWEETEST GIFT –•– Linda Ronstadt (with Emmylou Harris) (Asylum)-1
85 — ALL BY MYSELF –•– Eric Carmen (Arista)-1
86 — THE HOMECOMING –•– Hagood Hardy (Capitol)-1
96 — MAKE LOVE TO YOUR MIND –•– Bill Withers (Columbia)-1
98 — AMAZING GRACE (Used To Be Her Favorite Song) –•– The Amazing Rhythm Aces (ABC)-1
99 — I BELIEVE IN FATHER CHRISTMAS –•– Greg Lake (Atlantic)-1
100 — DON’T CRY JONI –•– Conway Twitty (MCA)-1

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