US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 24th June, 1978

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

1 1 SHADOW DANCING –•– Andy Gibb (RSO) -11 (2 weeks at #1) (1)
2 3 BAKER STREET –•– Gerry Rafferty (United Artists) -10 (2)
3 4 IT’S A HEARTACHE –•– Bonnie Tyler (RCA) -14 (3)
4 2 YOU’RE THE ONE THAT I WANT –•– John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John (RSO) -13 (1)
5 6 TAKE A CHANCE ON ME –•– Abba (Atlantic) -10 (5)
6 9 YOU BELONG TO ME –•– Carly Simon (Elektra) -11 (6)
7 12 USE TA BE MY GIRL –•– The O’Jays (Philadelphia International) -9 (7)
8 10 LOVE IS LIKE OXYGEN –•– Sweet (Capitol) -19 (8)
9 16 STILL THE SAME –•– Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band (Capitol) -7 (9)
10 11 DANCE WITH ME –•– Peter Brown with Betty Wright (Drive) -17 (10)

11 13 THE GROOVE LINE –•– Heatwave (Epic) -8 (11)
12 14 TWO OUT OF THREE AIN’T BAD –•– Meat Loaf (Cleveland International) -15 (12)
13 15 BECAUSE THE NIGHT –•– The Patti Smith Group (Arista) -12 (13)
14 5 TOO MUCH, TOO LITTLE, TOO LATE –•– Johnny Mathis / Denise Williams (Columbia) -13 (1)
15 7 FEELS SO GOOD –•– Chuck Mangione (A&M) -20 (4)
16 18 EVERY KINDA PEOPLE –•– Robert Palmer (Island) -14 (16)
17 20 BLUER THAN BLUE –•– Michael Johnson (EMI-America) -10 (17)
18 21 YOU’RE THE LOVE –•– Seals and Crofts (Warner Brothers) -11 (18)
19 22 EVEN NOW –•– Barry Manilow (Arista) -8 (19)
20 23 LAST DANCE –•– Donna Summer (Casablanca) -7 (20)

21 8 ON BROADWAY –•– George Benson (Warner Brothers) -16 (7)
22 28 I WAS ONLY JOKING –•– Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers) -9 (22)
23 29 FOLLOW YOU, FOLLOW ME –•– Genesis (Atlantic) -10 (23)
24 25 OH WHAT A NIGHT FOR DANCING –•– Barry White (20th Century) -9 (24)
25 31 MISS YOU –•– Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones) -5 (25)
26 17 WITH A LITTLE LUCK –•– Wings (Capitol) -14 (1)
27 33 WONDERFUL TONIGHT –•– Eric Clapton (RSO) -7 (27)
28 30 ALMOST SUMMER –•– Celebration Featuring Mike Love (MCA) -9 (28)
29 34 I CAN’T STAND THE RAIN –•– Eruption (Ariola America) -16 (29)
30 37 ONLY THE GOOD DIE YOUNG –•– Billy Joel (Columbia) -7 (30)

31 39 GREASE –•– Frankie Valli (RSO) -5 (31)
32 19 DEACON BLUES –•– Steely Dan (ABC) -13 (19)
33 24 HEARTLESS –•– Heart (Mushroom) -12 (24)
34 42 THANK GOD IT’S FRIDAY –•– Love and Kisses (Casablanca) -8 (34)
35 49 RUNAWAY –•– Jefferson Starship (Grunt) -5 (35)
36 44 IT’S THE SAME OLD SONG –•– K.C. and the Sunshine Band (T.K.) -7 (36)
37 45 STONE BLUE –•– Foghat (Bearsville) -6 (37)
38 41 DANCE ACROSS THE FLOOR –•– Jimmy “Bo” Horne (Sunshine Sound) -13 (38)
39 40 WARM RIDE –•– Rare Earth (Prodigal) -9 (39)
40 48 IF EVER I SEE YOU AGAIN –•– Roberta Flack (Atlantic) -6 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

59 32 CHEESEBURGER IN PARADISE –•– Jimmy Buffett (ABC) -10 (32)
66 26 BABY HOLD ON –•– Eddie Money (Columbia) -18 (11)
72 27 THE CLOSER I GET TO YOU –•– Roberta Flack with Donny Hathaway (Atlantic) -19 (2)
92 35 DISCO INFERNO –•– The Trammps (Atlantic) -28 (11)
93 36 THIS TIME I’M IN IT FOR LOVE –•– Player (RSO) -16 (10)
98 38 EVERYBODY DANCE –•– Chic (Atlantic) -10 (38)

POWER PLAYS

41 43 CHATTANOOGA CHOO CHOO –•– Tuxedo Junction (Butterfly) -10 (41)
42 50 FM (No Static At All) –•– Steely Dan (MCA) -4 (42)
43 52 MY ANGEL BABY –•– Toby Beau (RCA) -4 (43)
44 53 LOVE WILL FIND A WAY –•– Pablo Cruise (A&M) -4 (44)
45 55 HOT LOVE, COLD WORLD –•– Bob Welch (Capitol) -4 (45)
46 56 MAGNET AND STEEL –•– Walter Egan (Columbia) -5 (46)
47 57 KING TUT –•– Steve Martin and the Toot Uncommons (Warner Brothers) -5 (47)
48 58 COPACABANA (At the Copa) –•– Barry Manilow (Arista) -3 (48)
49 59 I’M NOT GONNA LET IT BOTHER ME TONIGHT –•– The Atlanta Rhythm Section (Polydor) -3 (49)
50 60 LIFE’S BEEN GOOD –•– Joe Walsh (Asylum) -3 (50)

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

79 — MR. BLUE SKY –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (Jet) -1 (79)
82 — BOOGIE OOGIE OOGIE –•– A Taste Of Honey (Capitol) -1 (82)
83 — TWO TICKETS TO PARADISE –•– Eddie Money (Columbia) -1 (83)
86 — MACHO MAN –•– The Village People (Casablanca) -1 (86)
87 — ON THE WRONG TRACK –•– Kevin Lamb (Arista) -1 (87)
88 — DREAM LOVER –•– The Marshall Tucker Band (Capricorn) -1 (88)
89 — YOU DON’T LOVE ME ANYMORE –•– Eddie Rabbitt (Elektra) -1 (89)
91 — NEW ORLEANS LADIES –•– Louisiana’s Le Roux (Capitol) -1 (91)

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