US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 8th October, 1977

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

1 1 “STAR WARS” THEME / CANTINA BAND (Medley) –•– Meco (Millenium)-10 (2 weeks at #1) (1)
2 2 KEEP IT COMIN’ LOVE –•– K.C. and the Sunshine Band (T.K.)-11 (2)
3 15 YOU LIGHT UP MY LIFE –•– Debby Boone (Warner Brothers / Curb)-6 (3)
4 6 NOBODY DOES IT BETTER –•– Carly Simon (Elektra)-12 (4)
5 8 THAT’S ROCK ‘N’ ROLL –•– Shaun Cassidy (Warner Brothers / Curb)-12 (5)
6 4 BEST OF MY LOVE –•– The Emotions (Columbia)-18 (1)
7 11 BOOGIE NIGHTS –•– Heatwave (Epic)-12 (7)
8 9 COLD AS ICE –•– Foreigner (Atlantic)-12 (8)
9 16 BRICK HOUSE –•– Commodores (Motown)-7 (9)
10 10 I JUST WANT TO BE YOUR EVERYTHING –•– Andy Gibb (RSO)-25 (1)

11 12 ON AND ON –•– Stephen Bishop (ABC)-22 (11)
12 13 SWAYIN’ TO THE MUSIC (Slow Dancin’) –•– Johnny Rivers (Big Tree)-16 (12)
13 14 I FEEL LOVE / CAN’T WE JUST SIT DOWN –•– Donna Summer (Casablanca)-10 (13)
14 7 TELEPHONE LINE –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (United Artists / Jet)-18 (7)
15 3 DON’T STOP –•– Fleetwood Mac (Warner Brothers)-14 (3)
16 5 STRAWBERRY LETTER 23 –•– The Brothers Johnson (A&M)-15 (5)
17 21 THE KING IS GONE –•– Ronnie McDowell (Scorpion)-5 (17)
18 20 IT WAS ALMOST LIKE A SONG –•– Ronnie Milsap (RCA)-17 (18)
19 26 IT’S ECSTACY WHEN YOU LAY DOWN NEXT TO ME –•– Barry White (20th Century)-8 (19)
20 34 DON’T IT MAKE MY BROWN EYES BLUE –•– Crystal Gayle (United Artists)-9 (20)

21 22 SIGNED, SEALED, DELIVERED (I’m Yours) –•– Peter Frampton (A&M)-7 (21)
22 24 HEAVEN ON THE 7th FLOOR –•– Paul Nicholas (RSO)-8 (22)
23 23 JUNGLE LOVE –•– The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)-10 (23)
24 25 THE GREATEST LOVE OF ALL –•– George Benson (Arista)-11 (24)
25 29 SURFIN’ USA –•– Leif Garrett (Atlantic)-7 (25)
26 30 JUST REMEMBER I LOVE YOU –•– Firefall (Atlantic)-9 (26)
27 18 WAY DOWN / PLEDGING MY LOVE –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-16 (18)
28 32 I BELIEVE YOU –•– Dorothy Moore (Malaco)-10 (28)
29 19 FLOAT ON –•– The Floaters (ABC)-14 (2)
30 31 CAT SCRATCH FEVER –•– Ted Nugent (Epic)-9 (30)

31 35 HELP IS ON THE WAY –•– The Little River Band (Harvest)-10 (31)
32 33 ANOTHER STAR –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-7 (32)
33 36 SHE DID IT –•– Eric Carmen (Arista)-7 (33)
34 49 HOW DEEP IS YOUR LOVE –•– The Bee Gees (RSO)-3 (34)
35 40 DUSIC –•– Brick (Bang)-6 (35)
36 37 I WOULDN’T WANT TO BE LIKE YOU –•– The Alan Parsons Project (Arista)-8 (36)
37 41 DO YA WANNA GET FUNKY WITH ME –•– Peter Brown (Drive)-4 (37)
38 42 WE JUST DISAGREE –•– Dave Mason (Columbia)-6 (38)
39 17 DON’T WORRY BABY –•– B.J. Thomas (MCA)-15 (17)
40 51 BLUE BAYOU –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)-5 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

46 27 HANDY MAN / BARTENDER’S BLUES –•– James Taylor (Columbia)-17 (4)
50 28 DAYTIME FRIENDS –•– Kenny Rogers (United Artista)-10 (28)
51 38 (You’re Love Has Lifted Me) HIGHER AND HIGHER –•– Rita Coolidge (A&M)-23 (2)
52 39 SMOKE FROM A DISTANT FIRE –•– The Sanford / Townsend Band (Warner Brothers)-17 (9)

POWER PLAYS

41 47 I JUST WANT TO MAKE LOVE TO YOU (Live Version) –•– Foghat (Bearsville)-5 (41)
42 52 WE’RE ALL ALONE –•– Rita Coolidge (A&M)-4 (42)
43 45 I GO CRAZY –•– Paul Davis (Bang)-7 (43)
44 54 SEND IN THE CLOWNS –•– Judy Collins (Elektra)-14 (36)
45 59 BABY, WHAT A BIG SUPRISE –•– Chicago (Columbia)-3 (45)
47 61 DO YOUR DANCE (Part 1) –•– Rose Royce (Whitfield)-4 (47)
48 60 CHANGES IN LATITUDES, CHANGES IN ATTITUDES –•– Jimmy Buffett (ABC)-4 (48)
49 50 IT’S IN HIS KISS (The Shoop Shoop Song) –•– Kate Taylor (Columbia)-6 (49)

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

71 — CALLING OCCUPANTS OF INTERPLANETARY CRAFT –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-1 (71)
77 — IT’S SO EASY –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)-1 (77)
79 — THUNDER IN MY HEART –•– Leo Sayer (Warner Brothers)-1 (79)
82 — ISN’T IT TIME –•– The Babys (Chrysalis)-1 (82)
87 — ECHOES OF LOVE –•– The Doobie Brothers (Warner Brothers)-1 (87)
88 — SHE’S NOT THERE –•– Santana (Columbia)-1 (88)
89 — GOIN’ PLACES –•– The Jacksons (Epic)-1 (89)
90 — THE HAPPY GIRLS / LAISSEZ LES BONTEMPS ROULER –•– Helen Reddy (Capitol)-1 (90)
93 — AVENGING ANGIE –•– Roger Daltrey (MCA)-1 (93)
95 — HEAVEN ON EARTH (So Fine) –•– The Spinners (Atlantic)-1 (95)
98 — IT AIN’T LOVE –•– Tom Powers (Big Tree)-1 (98)