US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 1st July, 1978

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

1 1 SHADOW DANCING –•– Andy Gibb (RSO) -12 (3 weeks at #1) (1)
2 2 BAKER STREET –•– Gerry Rafferty (United Artists) -11 (2)
3 3 IT’S A HEARTACHE –•– Bonnie Tyler (RCA) -15 (3)
4 5 TAKE A CHANCE ON ME –•– Abba (Atlantic) -11 (4)
5 7 USE TA BE MY GIRL –•– The O’Jays (Philadelphia International) -10 (5)
6 6 YOU BELONG TO ME –•– Carly Simon (Elektra) -12 (6)
7 9 STILL THE SAME –•– Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band (Capitol) -8 (7)
8 8 LOVE IS LIKE OXYGEN –•– Sweet (Capitol) -20 (8)
9 10 DANCE WITH ME –•– Peter Brown with Betty Wright (Drive) -18 (9)
10 11 THE GROOVE LINE –•– Heatwave (Epic) -9 (10)

11 4 YOU’RE THE ONE THAT I WANT –•– John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John (RSO) -14 (1)
12 12 TWO OUT OF THREE AIN’T BAD –•– Meat Loaf (Cleveland International) -16 (12)
13 13 BECAUSE THE NIGHT –•– The Patti Smith Group (Arista) -13 (13)
14 25 MISS YOU –•– Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones) -6 (14)
15 17 BLUER THAN BLUE –•– Michael Johnson (EMI-America) -11 (15)
16 16 EVERY KINDA PEOPLE –•– Robert Palmer (Island) -15 (16)
17 20 LAST DANCE –•– Donna Summer (Casablanca) -8 (17)
18 18 YOU’RE THE LOVE –•– Seals and Crofts (Warner Brothers) -12 (18)
19 19 EVEN NOW –•– Barry Manilow (Arista) -9 (19)
20 14 TOO MUCH, TOO LITTLE, TOO LATE –•– Johnny Mathis / Denise Williams (Columbia) -14 (1)

21 27 WONDERFUL TONIGHT –•– Eric Clapton (RSO) -8 (21)
22 22 I WAS ONLY JOKING –•– Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers) -10 (22)
23 23 FOLLOW YOU, FOLLOW ME –•– Genesis (Atlantic) -11 (23)
24 29 I CAN’T STAND THE RAIN –•– Eruption (Ariola America) -17 (24)
25 30 ONLY THE GOOD DIE YOUNG –•– Billy Joel (Columbia) -8 (25)
26 31 GREASE –•– Frankie Valli (RSO) -6 (26)
27 15 FEELS SO GOOD –•– Chuck Mangione (A&M) -21 (4)
28 35 RUNAWAY –•– Jefferson Starship (Grunt) -6 (28)
29 34 THANK GOD IT’S FRIDAY –•– Love and Kisses (Casablanca) -9 (29)
30 44 LOVE WILL FIND A WAY –•– Pablo Cruise (A&M) -5 (30)

31 50 LIFE’S BEEN GOOD –•– Joe Walsh (Asylum) -4 (31)
32 41 CHATTANOOGA CHOO CHOO –•– Tuxedo Junction (Butterfly) -11 (32)
33 40 IF EVER I SEE YOU AGAIN –•– Roberta Flack (Atlantic) -7 (33)
34 42 FM (No Static At All) –•– Steely Dan (MCA) -5 (34)
35 36 IT’S THE SAME OLD SONG –•– K.C. and the Sunshine Band (T.K.) -8 (35)
36 37 STONE BLUE –•– Foghat (Bearsville) -7 (36)
37 43 MY ANGEL BABY –•– Toby Beau (RCA) -5 (37)
38 45 HOT LOVE, COLD WORLD –•– Bob Welch (Capitol) -5 (38)
39 46 MAGNET AND STEEL –•– Walter Egan (Columbia) -6 (39)
40 51 SONGBIRD –•– Barbra Streisand (Columbia) -3 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

54 38 DANCE ACROSS THE FLOOR –•– Jimmy “Bo” Horne (Sunshine Sound) -14 (38)
56 26 WITH A LITTLE LUCK –•– Wings (Capitol) -15 (1)
57 28 ALMOST SUMMER –•– Celebration Featuring Mike Love (MCA) -10 (28)
58 21 ON BROADWAY –•– George Benson (Warner Brothers) -17 (7)
59 32 DEACON BLUES –•– Steely Dan (ABC) -14 (19)
62 33 HEARTLESS –•– Heart (Mushroom) -13 (24)
71 24 OH WHAT A NIGHT FOR DANCING –•– Barry White (20th Century) -10 (24)
77 39 WARM RIDE –•– Rare Earth (Prodigal) -10 (39)

POWER PLAYS

41 47 KING TUT –•– Steve Martin and the Toot Uncommons (Warner Brothers) -6 (41)
42 48 COPACABANA (At the Copa) –•– Barry Manilow (Arista) -4 (42)
43 49 I’M NOT GONNA LET IT BOTHER ME TONIGHT –•– The Atlanta Rhythm Section (Polydor) -4 (43)
44 52 CAN WE STILL BE FRIENDS –•– Todd Rundgren (Bearsville) -6 (44)
45 53 STAY / THE LOAD-OUT –•– Jackson Browne (Asylum) -4 (45)
46 54 I DON’T WANNA GO –•– Joey Travolta (Millenium) -5 (46)
47 55 WILL YOU STILL LOVE ME TOMORROW –•– Dave Mason (Columbia) -5 (47)
48 56 RIVERS OF BABYLON –•– Boney M (Sire / Hansa) -5 (48)
49 63 THREE TIMES A LADY –•– The Commodores (Motown) -3 (49)
50 58 YOU CAN’T DANCE –•– England Dan and John Ford Coley (Big Tree) -5 (50)

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

52 — HOT BLOODED –•– Foreigner (Atlantic) -1 (52)
83 — YOU –•– Rita Coolidge (A&M) -1 (83)
85 — ANYTIME –•– Journey (Columbia) -1 (85)
86 — YOU AND I –•– Rick James (Gordy) -1 (86)
88 — ONLY ONE LOVE IN MY LIFE –•– Ronnie Milsap (RCA) -1 (88)
89 — RUNAWAY LOVE –•– Linda Clifford (Curtom) -1 (89)
91 — AIN’T NOTHING GONNA KEEP ME FROM YOU –•– Terri DeSario (Casablanca) -1 (91)

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