US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 22nd April, 1978

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

1 1 NIGHT FEVER –•– The Bee Gees (RSO) -12 (6 weeks at #1) (1)
2 5 IF I CAN’T HAVE YOU –•– Yvonne Elliman (RSO) -13 (2)
3 4 CAN’T SMILE WITHOUT YOU –•– Barry Manilow (Arista) -12 (3)
4 3 LAY DOWN SALLY –•– Eric Clapton (RSO) -16 (3)
5 7 THE CLOSER I GET TO YOU –•– Roberta Flack with Donny Hathaway (Atlantic) -10 (5)
6 6 DUST IN THE WIND –•– Kansas (Kirshner) -13 (6)
7 12 WITH A LITTLE LUCK –•– Wings (Capitol) -5 (7)
8 8 JACK AND JILL –•– Raydio (Arista) -15 (8)
9 9 WE’LL NEVER HAVE TO SAY GOODBYE AGAIN –•– England Dan and John Ford Coley (Big Tree) -9 (9)
10 10 OUR LOVE –•– Natalie Cole (Capitol) -15 (10)

11 19 YOU’RE THE ONE THAT I WANT –•– John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John (RSO) -4 (11)
12 13 RUNNING ON EMPTY –•– Jackson Browne (Asylum) -11 (12)
13 2 STAYIN’ ALIVE –•– The Bee Gees (RSO) -20 (1)
14 16 COUNT ON ME –•– Jefferson Starship (Grunt) -7 (14)
15 15 GOODBYE GIRL –•– David Gates (Elektra) -19 (15)
16 18 FLASH LIGHT –•– Parliament (Casablanca) -11 (16)
17 21 FEELS SO GOOD –•– Chuck Mangione (A&M) -11 (17)
18 22 IMAGINARY LOVER –•– The Atlanta Rhythm Section (Polydor) -8 (18)
19 20 SWEET TALKIN’ WOMAN –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (Jet) -10 (19)
20 41 TOO MUCH, TOO LITTLE, TOO LATE –•– Johnny Mathis / Denise Williams (Columbia) -4 (20)

21 11 EMOTION –•– Samantha Sang (Private Stock) -23 (3)
22 26 DISCO INFERNO –•– The Trammps (Atlantic) -19 (22)
23 14 EBONY EYES –•– Bob Welch (Capitol) -13 (14)
24 32 THIS TIME I’M IN IT FOR LOVE –•– Player (RSO) -7 (24)
25 25 THANK YOU FOR BEING A FRIEND –•– Andrew Gold (Asylum) -11 (25)
26 31 TWO DOORS DOWN / IT’S ALL WRONG, BUT IT’S ALL RIGHT –•– Dolly Parton (RCA) -6 (26)
27 17 (Love Is) THICKER THAN WATER –•– Andy Gibb (RSO) -25 (1)
28 29 I’M GONNA TAKE CARE OF EVERYTHING –•– Rubicon (20th Century) -9 (28)
29 30 FOOLING YOURSELF (The Angry Young Man) –•– Styx (A&M) -10 (29)
30 69 SHADOW DANCING –•– Andy Gibb (RSO) -2 (30)

31 37 MOVIN’ OUT (Anthony’s Song) –•– Billy Joel (Columbia) -6 (31)
32 34 FANTASY –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (Columbia) -8 (32)
33 36 BABY HOLD ON –•– Eddie Money (Columbia) -9 (33)
34 39 MORE THAN A WOMAN –•– Tavares (Capitol) -17 (34)
35 38 LOVE IS LIKE OXYGEN –•– Sweet (Capitol) -10 (35)
36 47 WEREWOLVES OF LONDON –•– Warren Zevon (Asylum) -5 (36)
37 43 ON BROADWAY –•– George Benson (Warner Brothers) -7 (37)
38 48 IT’S A HEARTACHE –•– Bonnie Tyler (RCA) -5 (38)
39 40 ROCKET RIDE –•– Kiss (Casablanca) -9 (39)
40 42 DO YOU BELIEVE IN MAGIC –•– Shaun Cassidy (Warner Brothers / Curb) -5 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

44 23 BEFORE MY HEART FINDS OUT –•– Gene Cotton (Ariola America) -12 (23)
45 24 LADY LOVE –•– Lou Rawls (Philadelphia International) -14 (24)
49 27 THUNDER ISLAND –•– Jay Ferguson (Asylum) -19 (9)
61 28 ALWAYS AND FOREVER –•– Heatwave (Epic) -16 (18)
62 33 THEME SONG FROM “WHICH WAY IS UP” / DISCO RUFUS –•– Stargard (MCA) -13 (21)
63 35 I GO CRAZY –•– Paul Davis (Bang) -35 (7)

POWER PLAYS

41 65 EGO –•– Elton John (MCA) -2 (41)
42 46 LET’S ALL CHANT –•– The Michael Zager Band (Private Stock) -8 (42)
43 45 LET ME PARTY WITH YOU (Party, Party, Party) (Part 1) –•– Bunny Sigler (Gold Mind) -9 (43)
46 52 TWO OUT OF THREE AIN’T BAD –•– Meat Loaf (Cleveland International) -6 (46)
47 57 EVERY KINDA PEOPLE –•– Robert Palmer (Island) -5 (47)
48 58 (I Will Be Your) SHADOW IN THE STREET –•– Allan Clarke (Atlantic) -5 (48)
50 54 THAT’S YOUR SECRET –•– Sea Level (Capricorn) -9 (50)

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

69 — TAKE A CHANCE ON ME –•– Abba (Atlantic) -1 (69)
70 — TUMBLING DICE / I WILL NEVER MARRY –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum) -1 (70)
82 — BAKER STREET –•– Gerry Rafferty (United Artists) -1 (82)
83 — FOLLOW YOU, FOLLOW ME –•– Genesis (Atlantic) -1 (83)
84 — THE WANDERER –•– Leif Garrett (Atlantic) -1 (84)
85 — CHEESEBURGER IN PARADISE –•– Jimmy Buffett (ABC) -1 (85)
87 — WHERE HAVE YOU BEEN ALL MY LIFE –•– Fotomaker (Atlantic) -1 (87)
88 — I’M ON MY WAY –•– The Captain and Tennille (A&M) -1 (88)
90 — EVERYBODY DANCE –•– Chic (Atlantic) -1 (90)
93 — CHATTANOOGA CHOO CHOO –•– Tuxedo Junction (Butterfly) -1 (93)
94 — BLUER THAN BLUE –•– Michael Johnson (EMI-America) -1 (94)