US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 26th March, 1977

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TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart (Peak Position)

1 3 RICH GIRL –•– Daryl Hall and John Oates (RCA)-10 (1 week at #1) (1)
2 1 LOVE THEME FROM “A STAR IS BORN” (Evergreen) –•– Barbra Streisand (Columbia)-16 (1)
3 5 DANCING QUEEN –•– Abba (Atlantic)-16 (3)
4 8 DON’T GIVE UP ON US –•– David Soul (Private Stock)-9 (4)
5 9 DON’T LEAVE ME THIS WAY –•– Thelma Houston (Tamla)-15 (5)
6 2 FLY LIKE AN EAGLE –•– The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)-15 (2)
7 4 NIGHT MOVES –•– Bob Seger (Capitol)-16 (4)
8 11 THE THINGS WE DO FOR LOVE –•– 10cc (Mercury)-12 (8)
9 6 I LIKE DREAMIN’ –•– Kenny Nolan (20th Century)-21 (3)
10 7 TORN BETWEEN TWO LOVERS –•– Mary MacGregor (Ariola America)-19 (1)

11 13 MAYBE I’M AMAZED –•– Wings (Capitol)-7 (11)
12 14 I’VE GOT LOVE ON MY MIND –•– Natalie Cole (Capitol)-9 (12)
13 15 CARRY ON WAYWARD SON –•– Kansas (Kirshner)-14 (13)
14 16 SO IN TO YOU –•– The Atlanta Rhythm Section (Polydor)-9 (14)
15 17 SAY YOU’LL STAY UNTIL TOMORROW –•– Tom Jones (Epic)-12 (15)
16 21 SOUTHERN NIGHTS –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-7 (16)
17 19 HOTEL CALIFORNIA –•– The Eagles (Asylum)-5 (17)
18 10 GO YOUR OWN WAY –•– Fleetwood Mac (Warner Brothers)-12 (10)
19 20 CRACKERBOX PALACE –•– George Harrison (Dark Horse)-9 (19)
20 12 BOOGIE CHILD –•– The Bee Gees (RSO)-11 (12)

21 25 RIGHT TIME OF THE NIGHT –•– Jennifer Warnes (Arista)-9 (21)
22 24 SAM –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-9 (22)
23 23 HERE COME THOSE TEARS AGAIN –•– Jackson Browne (Asylum)-8 (23)
24 33 TRYING TO LOVE TWO –•– William Bell (Mercury)-6 (24)
25 28 DO YA –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (United Artists)-8 (25)
26 32 GLORIA –•– Enchantment (United Artists)-9 (26)
27 29 THE FIRST CUT IS THE DEEPEST –•– Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)-7 (27)
28 30 FREE / CAUSE YOU LOVE ME BABY –•– Denise Williams (Columbia)-16 (28)
29 18 BLINDED BY THE LIGHT –•– Manfred Mann’s Earth Band (Warner Brothers)-19 (1)
30 34 DISCO LUCY (“I Love Lucy” Theme) –•– The Wilton Place Street Band (Island)-12 (30)

31 26 YEAR OF THE CAT –•– Al Stewart (Janus)-16 (8)
32 37 LIDO SHUFFLE –•– Boz Scaggs (Columbia)-3 (32)
33 35 AT MIDNIGHT (My Love Will Lift You Up) –•– Rufus Featruing Chaka Kahn (ABC)-7 (33)
34 38 ALL STRUNG OUT ON YOU –•– John Travolta (Midland International)-6 (34)
35 46 WHEN I NEED YOU –•– Leo Sayer (Warner Brothers)-5 (35)
36 40 I WANNA GET NEXT TO YOU –•– Rose Royce (MCA)-5 (36)
37 50 COULDN’T GET IT RIGHT –•– The Climax Blues Band (Sire)-6 (37)
38 42 SOMETHIN’ ‘BOUT ‘CHA –•– Latimore (Glades)-8 (38)
39 45 LOVE IN ‘C’ MINOR (Part 1) –•– Cerrone (Cotillion)-5 (39)
40 44 N.Y., YOU GOT ME DANCING –•– The Andrea True Connection (Buddah)-6 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

42 39 SPRING RAIN –•– Silvetti (Salsoul)-10 (39)
43 22 LONG TIME –•– Boston (Epic)-9 (22)
51 27 NEW KID IN TOWN / VICTIM OF LOVE –•– The Eagles (Asylum)-15 (1)
52 31 WEEKEND IN NEW ENGLAND –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-18 (10)
54 36 ENJOY YOURSELF –•– The Jacksons (Epic)-20 (6)

POWER PLAYS

41 51 I’M YOUR BOOGIE MAN / WRAP YOUR ARMS AROUND ME –•– K.C. and the Sunshine Band (T.K.)-5 (41)
44 54 MAGICAL MYSTERY TOUR –•– Ambrosia (20th Century)-5 (44)
45 75 CAN’T STOP DANCIN’ –•– The Captain and Tennille (A&M)-2 (45)
46 47 LOVE IN C’ MINOR –•– The Heart and Soul Orchestra (Casablanca)-5 (46)
47 58 PHANTOM WRITER –•– Gary Wright (Warner Brothers)-4 (47)
48 48 YOU + ME = LOVE / LET’S GO DOWN TO THE DISCO –•– The Undisputed Truth (Whitfield)-6 (48)
49 59 ANGEL IN YOUR ARMS –•– Hot (Big Tree)-6 (49)
50 77 YOUR LOVE –•– Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis Jr. (ABC)-2 (50)

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

71 — WHODUNIT –•– Tavares (Capitol)-1 (71)
73 — I’LL BE STANDING BY –•– Foghat (Bearsville)-1 (73)
83 — LUCILLE –•– Kenny Rogers (United Artists)-1 (83)
84 — ROCK AND ROLL STAR –•– Champagne (Ariola America)-1 (84)
89 — FEELS LIKE THE FIRST TIME –•– Foreigner (Atlantic)-1 (89)
90 — CINDERELLA –•– Firefall (Atlantic)-1 (90)
91 — IT FEELS SO GOOD TO BE LOVED SO BAD –•– The Manhattans (Columbia)-1 (91)
93 — SIX PACKS A DAY –•– Billy Lemmons (Ariola America)-1 (93)
94 — ARRESTED FOR DRIVING WHILE BLIND –•– ZZ Top (London)-1 (94)
96 — SLOWDOWN –•– John Miles (London)-1 (96)
98 — PART TIME LOVE –•– Kerry Chater (Warner Brothers)-1 (98)