US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 6th May, 1978

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

1 1 NIGHT FEVER –•– The Bee Gees (RSO) -14 (8 weeks at #1) (1)
2 2 IF I CAN’T HAVE YOU –•– Yvonne Elliman (RSO) -15 (2)
3 3 CAN’T SMILE WITHOUT YOU –•– Barry Manilow (Arista) -14 (3)
4 4 THE CLOSER I GET TO YOU –•– Roberta Flack with Donny Hathaway (Atlantic) -12 (4)
5 5 WITH A LITTLE LUCK –•– Wings (Capitol) -7 (5)
6 10 TOO MUCH, TOO LITTLE, TOO LATE –•– Johnny Mathis / Denise Williams (Columbia) -6 (6)
7 9 YOU’RE THE ONE THAT I WANT –•– John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John (RSO) -6 (7)
8 6 LAY DOWN SALLY –•– Eric Clapton (RSO) -18 (3)
9 7 DUST IN THE WIND –•– Kansas (Kirshner) -15 (6)
10 12 COUNT ON ME –•– Jefferson Starship (Grunt) -9 (10)

11 8 JACK AND JILL –•– Raydio (Arista) -17 (8)
12 14 IMAGINARY LOVER –•– The Atlanta Rhythm Section (Polydor) -10 (12)
13 15 FEELS SO GOOD –•– Chuck Mangione (A&M) -13 (13)
14 22 SHADOW DANCING –•– Andy Gibb (RSO) -4 (14)
15 19 DISCO INFERNO –•– The Trammps (Atlantic) -21 (15)
16 20 THIS TIME I’M IN IT FOR LOVE –•– Player (RSO) -9 (16)
17 17 SWEET TALKIN’ WOMAN –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (Jet) -12 (17)
18 16 FLASH LIGHT –•– Parliament (Casablanca) -13 (16)
19 25 ON BROADWAY –•– George Benson (Warner Brothers) -9 (19)
20 23 TWO DOORS DOWN / IT’S ALL WRONG, BUT IT’S ALL RIGHT –•– Dolly Parton (RCA) -8 (20)

21 28 LOVE IS LIKE OXYGEN –•– Sweet (Capitol) -12 (21)
22 30 BABY HOLD ON –•– Eddie Money (Columbia) -11 (22)
23 29 MOVIN’ OUT (Anthony’s Song) –•– Billy Joel (Columbia) -8 (23)
24 26 WEREWOLVES OF LONDON –•– Warren Zevon (Asylum) -7 (24)
25 31 IT’S A HEARTACHE –•– Bonnie Tyler (RCA) -7 (25)
26 13 STAYIN’ ALIVE –•– The Bee Gees (RSO) -22 (1)
27 11 RUNNING ON EMPTY –•– Jackson Browne (Asylum) -13 (11)
28 18 OUR LOVE –•– Natalie Cole (Capitol) -17 (10)
29 21 GOODBYE GIRL –•– David Gates (Elektra) -21 (15)
30 50 TAKE A CHANCE ON ME –•– Abba (Atlantic) -3 (30)

31 58 YOU BELONG TO ME –•– Carly Simon (Elektra) -4 (31)
32 33 MORE THAN A WOMAN –•– Tavares (Capitol) -19 (32)
33 36 DO YOU BELIEVE IN MAGIC –•– Shaun Cassidy (Warner Brothers / Curb) -7 (33)
34 37 EGO –•– Elton John (MCA) -4 (34)
35 27 (Love Is) THICKER THAN WATER –•– Andy Gibb (RSO) -27 (1)
36 40 TWO OUT OF THREE AIN’T BAD –•– Meat Loaf (Cleveland International) -8 (36)
37 38 LET’S ALL CHANT –•– The Michael Zager Band (Private Stock) -10 (37)
38 41 DEACON BLUES –•– Steely Dan (ABC) -6 (38)
39 42 EVERY KINDA PEOPLE –•– Robert Palmer (Island) -7 (39)
40 45 DANCE WITH ME –•– Peter Brown with Betty Wright (Drive) -10 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

47 32 FANTASY –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (Columbia) -10 (32)
48 24 WE’LL NEVER HAVE TO SAY GOODBYE AGAIN –•– England Dan and John Ford Coley (Big Tree) -11 (9)
49 34 EMOTION –•– Samantha Sang (Private Stock) -25 (3)
52 35 EBONY EYES –•– Bob Welch (Capitol) -15 (14)
54 39 THANK YOU FOR BEING A FRIEND –•– Andrew Gold (Asylum) -13 (25)

POWER PLAYS

41 47 BECAUSE THE NIGHT –•– The Patti Smith Group (Arista) -5 (41)
42 43 (I Will Be Your) SHADOW IN THE STREET –•– Allan Clarke (Atlantic) -7 (42)
43 49 HEARTLESS –•– Heart (Mushroom) -5 (43)
44 48 AIN’T GONNA EAT OUT MY HEART ANYMORE –•– Angel (Casablanca) -6 (44)
45 46 MAKE YOU FEEL LOVE AGAIN –•– Wet Willie (Epic) -5 (45)
50 60 TUMBLING DICE / I WILL NEVER MARRY –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum) -3 (50)

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

70 — THE GROOVE LINE –•– Heatwave (Epic) -1 (70)
76 — EVEN NOW –•– Barry Manilow (Arista) -1 (76)
85 — THANK GOD IT’S FRIDAY –•– Love and Kisses (Casablanca) -1 (85)
87 — YOU GOT IT –•– Diana Ross (Motown) -1 (87)
88 — YOU KEEP ME DANCING –•– Samantha Sang (Private Stock) -1 (88)
89 — WEEKEND LOVER –•– Odyssey (RCA) -1 (89)
93 — RUNNIN’ WITH THE DEVIL –•– Van Halen (Warner Brothers) -1 (93)

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