US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 22nd May, 1976

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TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart

1 3 SILLY LOVE SONGS –•– Wings (Capitol)-7 (1 week at #1)
2 5 LOVE HANGOVER –•– Diana Ross (Motown)-8
3 4 FOOLED AROUND AND FELL IN LOVE –•– Elvin Bishop (Capricorn)-12
4 1 BOOGIE FEVER –•– The Sylvers (Capitol)-15
5 7 GET UP AND BOOGIE (That’s Right) –•– Silver Convention (Midland International)-11
6 2 WELCOME BACK –•– John Sebastian (Reprise)-9
7 9 HAPPY DAYS –•– Pratt and McClain (Reprise)-8
8 14 MISTY BLUE –•– Dorothy Moore (Malaco)-10
9 10 SHANNON –•– Henry Gross (Lifesong)-13
10 11 TRYIN’ TO GET THE FEELING AGAIN –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-10

11 12 SARA SMILE –•– Daryl Hall and John Oates (RCA)-17
12 13 FOOL TO CRY / HOT STUFF –•– The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones)-5
13 16 RHIANNON (Will You Ever Win) –•– Fleetwood Mac (Reprise)-12
14 15 STRANGE MAGIC –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (United Artists)-11
15 8 RIGHT BACK WHERE WE STARTED FROM –•– Maxine Nightingale (United Artists)-15
16 6 SHOW ME THE WAY –•– Peter Frampton (A&M)-14
17 31 SHOP AROUND –•– The Captain and Tennille (A&M)-4
18 21 LOVE IN THE SHADOWS –•– Neil Sedaka (Rocket)-7
19 20 HAPPY MUSIC –•– The Blackbyrds (Fantasy)-12
20 22 YOUNG BLOOD –•– Bad Company (Swan Song)-10

21 26 MORE, MORE, MORE (Part 1) –•– The Andrea True Connection (Buddah)-11
22 25 LOVE REALLY HURTS WITHOUT YOU –•– Billy Ocean (Ariola America)-8
23 17 LET YOUR LOVE FLOW –•– The Bellamy Brothers (Warner Brothers / Curb)-17
24 28 UNION MAN –•– The Cate Brothers (Asylum)-16
25 32 MOVIN’ –•– Brass Construction (United Artists)-8
26 18 DISCO LADY –•– Johnnie Taylor (Columbia)-14
27 19 BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY –•– Queen (Elektra)-21
28 35 I WANT YOU –•– Marvin Gaye (Tamla)-5
29 29 I’VE GOT A FEELING (We’ll Be Seeing Each Other Again) –•– Al Wilson (Playboy)-9
30 30 HURT / FOR THE HEART –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-9

31 34 BARETTA’S THEME (“Keep Your Eyes On the Sparrow”) –•– Rhythm Heritage (ABC)-7
32 37 TAKIN’ IT TO THE STREETS –•– The Doobie Brothers (Warner Brothers)-6
33 38 ONE PIECE AT A TIME –•– Johhny Cash and the Tennessee Three (Columbia)-6
34 40 LOVE IS ALIVE –•– Gary Wright (Warner Brothers)-6
35 83 I.O.U. –•– Jimmy Dean (Casino)-2
36 23 COME ON OVER –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-11
37 46 ROCK AND ROLL LOVE LETTER –•– The Bay City Rollers (Arista)-4
38 47 I’LL BE GOOD TO YOU –•– The Brothers Johnson (A&M)-4
39 41 IT’S OVER –•– Boz Scaggs (Columbia)-7
40 48 NEVER GONNA FALL IN LOVE AGAIN –•– Eric Carmen (Arista)-4

OFF THE CHARTS

46 24 SWEET LOVE –•– The Commodores (Motown)-22
47 27 DON’T PULL YOUR LOVE / THEN YOU CAN TELL ME GOODBYE (Medley) –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-9
50 33 ANYTIME (I’ll Be There) –•– Paul Anka (United Artists)-8
54 39 I DO, I DO, I DO, I DO, I DO –•– Abba (Atlantic)-15
70 36 FALLEN ANGEL –•– Frankie Valli (Private Stock)-8

POWER PLAYS

41 51 KISS AND SAY GOODBYE –•– The Manhattans (Columbia)-6
42 42 DON’T STOP IT NOW –•– Hot Chocolate (Big Tree)-6
43 50 CRAZY ON YOU –•– Heart (Mushroom)-6
44 52 MOONLIGHT FEELS RIGHT –•– Starbuck (Private Stock)-6
45 54 STILL CRAZY AFTER ALL THESE YEARS –•– Paul Simon (Columbia)-4
48 58 GET CLOSER –•– Seals and Crofts (Featuring Carolyn Willis) (Warner Brothers)-6
49 49 FALLING APART AT THE SEEMS –•– Marmalade (Ariola America)-9

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

77 — LET IT SHINE –•– Santana (Columbia)-1
78 — YOU’RE MY BEST FRIEND –•– Queen (Elektra)-1
79 — TVC 15 –•– David Bowie (RCA)-1
80 — YOU’RE MY EVERYTHING –•– Lee Garrett (Chrysalis)-1
81 — EVERYTHING THAT ‘CHA DO (Will Come Back To You) –•– Wet Willie (Capricorn)-1
82 — LONELY TEARDROPS –•– Narvel Felts (ABC / Dot)
83 — MAMMA MIA –•– Abba (Atlantic)-1
86 — HIGH OUT OF TIME –•– Carole King (Ode)-1
89 — FOXY LADY –•– The Crown Heights Affair (De-Lite)