US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 24th December, 1977

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Note – the chart was “frozen” next week (week ending 31st December, 1977). The next new chart was dated 7th January, 1978

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

1 2 HOW DEEP IS YOUR LOVE –•– The Bee Gees (RSO)-14 (1 week at #1) (1)
2 1 YOU LIGHT UP MY LIFE –•– Debby Boone (Warner Brothers / Curb)-17 (1)
3 3 BLUE BAYOU –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)-16 (3)
4 6 (Every Time I Turn Around) BACK IN LOVE AGAIN –•– L.T.D. (A&M)-11 (4)
5 5 IT’S SO EASY –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)-12 (5)
6 8 BABY COME BACK –•– Player (RSO)-13 (6)
7 4 DON’T IT MAKE MY BROWN EYES BLUE –•– Crystal Gayle (United Artists)-20 (2)
8 10 HERE YOU COME AGAIN –•– Dolly Parton (RCA)-11 (8)
9 11 SENTIMENTAL LADY –•– Bob Welch (Capitol)-11 (9)
10 13 SLIP SLIDIN’ AWAY –•– Paul Simon (Columbia)-11 (10)

11 17 YOU’RE IN MY HEART (The Final Acclaim) –•– Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)-9 (11)
12 15 YOU CAN’T TURN ME OFF (In the Middle Of Turning Me On) –•– High Inergy (Gordy)-15 (12)
13 14 ISN’T IT TIME –•– The Babys (Chrysalis)-12 (13)
14 16 COME SAIL AWAY –•– Styx (A&M)-14 (14)
15 19 HEY DEANIE –•– Shaun Cassidy (Warner Brothers / Curb)-7 (15)
16 7 WE’RE ALL ALONE –•– Rita Coolidge (A&M)-15 (7)
17 18 SWINGTOWN –•– The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)-11 (17)
18 22 WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS / WE WILL ROCK YOU –•– Queen (Elektra)-10 (18)
19 25 RUNAROUND SUE –•– Leif Garrett (Atlantic)-7 (19)
20 29 SHORT PEOPLE –•– Randy Newman (Warner Brothers)-7 (20)

21 9 YOU MAKE LOVING FUN –•– Fleetwood Mac (Warner Brothers)-11 (9)
22 28 MY WAY –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-7 (22)
23 23 I GO CRAZY –•– Paul Davis (Bang)-18 (23)
24 26 SERPENTINE FIRE –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (Columbia)-9 (24)
25 12 BABY, WHAT A BIG SUPRISE –•– Chicago (Columbia)-14 (4)
26 30 THE WAY I FEEL TONIGHT –•– The Bay City Rollers (Arista)-11 (26)
27 32 TURN TO STONE –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (Jet)-6 (27)
28 31 JUST THE WAY YOU ARE –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-7 (28)
29 33 GETTIN’ READY FOR LOVE –•– Diana Ross (Motown)-8 (29)
30 35 DANCE, DANCE, DANCE (Yowsah, Yowsah, Yowsah) –•– Chic (Atlantic)-9 (30)

31 21 HEAVEN ON THE 7th FLOOR –•– Paul Nicholas (RSO)-19 (6)
32 37 (Love Is) THICKER THAN WATER –•– Andy Gibb (RSO)-8 (32)
33 36 DON’T LET ME BE MISUNDERSTOOD –•– Santa Esmerelda Starring Leroy Gomez (Casablanca)-8 (33)
34 38 POINT OF NO RETURN –•– Kansas (Kirshner)-7 (34)
35 42 DESIREE –•– Neil Diamond (Columbia)-4 (35)
36 40 NATIVE NEW YORKER –•– Odyssey (RCA)-7 (36)
37 41 GIRLS’ SCHOOL / MULL OF KINTYRE –•– Paul McCartney and Wings (Capitol)-6 (37)
38 20 YOUR SMILING FACE –•– James Taylor (Columbia)-13 (20)
39 52 STAYIN’ ALIVE –•– The Bee Gees (RSO)-3 (39)
40 50 SOMETIMES WHEN WE TOUCH –•– Dan Hill (20th Century)-5 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

45 24 BOOGIE NIGHTS –•– Heatwave (Epic)-23 (2)
49 39 AS –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-8 (39)
54 27 SHE’S NOT THERE –•– Santana (Columbia)-12 (27)
57 34 IT’S ECSTACY WHEN YOU LAY DOWN NEXT TO ME –•– Barry White (20th Century)-19 (4)

POWER PLAYS

41 45 EMOTION –•– Samantha Sang (Private Stock)-6 (41)
42 44 BLOAT ON (Featuring the Bloaters) –•– Cheech and Chong (Ode)-7 (42)
43 46 (You’re My) SOUL AND INSPIRATION –•– Donny and Marie (Polydor / Kolob)-6 (43)
44 49 PEG –•– Steely Dan (ABC)-6 (44)
46 56 LOVELY DAY –•– Bill Withers (Columbia)-3 (46)
47 58 TRIED TO LOVE –•– Peter Frampton (A&M)-3 (47)
48 48 IF YOU’RE NOT BACK IN LOVE BY MONDAY –•– Millie Jackson (Spring)-6 (48)
50 60 WRAP YOUR ARMS AROUND ME / I’M YOUR BOOGIE MAN –•– K.C. and the Sunshine Band (T.K.)-27 (1)

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

79 — MIND BENDER –•– Stillwater (Capricorn)-4 (79)
81 — THEME FROM “CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND” –•– John Williams (Arista)-1 (81)
82 — THE NAME OF THE GAME –•– Abba (Atlantic)-1 (82)
85 — CURIOUS MIND (Um, Um, Um, Um, Um, Um) –•– Johnny Rivers (Big Tree)-1 (85)
87 — WHAT A DIFFERENCE YOU’VE MADE IN MY LIFE –•– Ronnie Milsap (RCA)-1 (87)
90 — BOATS AGAINST THE CURRENT –•– Eric Carmen (Arista)-1 (90)