US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 8th July, 1978

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

1 1 SHADOW DANCING –•– Andy Gibb (RSO) -13 (4 weeks at #1) (1)
2 2 BAKER STREET –•– Gerry Rafferty (United Artists) -12 (2)
3 4 TAKE A CHANCE ON ME –•– Abba (Atlantic) -12 (3)
4 5 USE TA BE MY GIRL –•– The O’Jays (Philadelphia International) -11 (4)
5 7 STILL THE SAME –•– Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band (Capitol) -9 (5)
6 3 IT’S A HEARTACHE –•– Bonnie Tyler (RCA) -16 (3)
7 14 MISS YOU –•– Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones) -7 (7)
8 9 DANCE WITH ME –•– Peter Brown with Betty Wright (Drive) -19 (8)
9 10 THE GROOVE LINE –•– Heatwave (Epic) -10 (9)
10 6 YOU BELONG TO ME –•– Carly Simon (Elektra) -13 (6)

11 12 TWO OUT OF THREE AIN’T BAD –•– Meat Loaf (Cleveland International) -17 (11)
12 15 BLUER THAN BLUE –•– Michael Johnson (EMI-America) -12 (12)
13 17 LAST DANCE –•– Donna Summer (Casablanca) -9 (13)
14 11 YOU’RE THE ONE THAT I WANT –•– John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John (RSO) -15 (1)
15 8 LOVE IS LIKE OXYGEN –•– Sweet (Capitol) -21 (8)
16 26 GREASE –•– Frankie Valli (RSO) -7 (16)
17 21 WONDERFUL TONIGHT –•– Eric Clapton (RSO) -9 (17)
18 24 I CAN’T STAND THE RAIN –•– Eruption (Ariola America) -18 (18)
19 13 BECAUSE THE NIGHT –•– The Patti Smith Group (Arista) -14 (13)
20 28 RUNAWAY –•– Jefferson Starship (Grunt) -7 (20)

21 30 LOVE WILL FIND A WAY –•– Pablo Cruise (A&M) -6 (21)
22 42 COPACABANA (At the Copa) –•– Barry Manilow (Arista) -5 (22)
23 31 LIFE’S BEEN GOOD –•– Joe Walsh (Asylum) -5 (23)
24 25 ONLY THE GOOD DIE YOUNG –•– Billy Joel (Columbia) -9 (24)
25 29 THANK GOD IT’S FRIDAY –•– Love and Kisses (Casablanca) -10 (25)
26 49 THREE TIMES A LADY –•– The Commodores (Motown) -4 (26)
27 33 IF EVER I SEE YOU AGAIN –•– Roberta Flack (Atlantic) -8 (27)
28 34 FM (No Static At All) –•– Steely Dan (MCA) -6 (28)
29 37 MY ANGEL BABY –•– Toby Beau (RCA) -6 (29)
30 52 HOT BLOODED –•– Foreigner (Atlantic) -2 (30)

31 39 MAGNET AND STEEL –•– Walter Egan (Columbia) -7 (31)
32 32 CHATTANOOGA CHOO CHOO –•– Tuxedo Junction (Butterfly) -12 (32)
33 38 HOT LOVE, COLD WORLD –•– Bob Welch (Capitol) -6 (33)
34 40 SONGBIRD –•– Barbra Streisand (Columbia) -4 (34)
35 41 KING TUT –•– Steve Martin and the Toot Uncommons (Warner Brothers) -7 (35)
36 43 I’M NOT GONNA LET IT BOTHER ME TONIGHT –•– The Atlanta Rhythm Section (Polydor) -5 (36)
37 44 CAN WE STILL BE FRIENDS –•– Todd Rundgren (Bearsville) -7 (37)
38 45 STAY / THE LOAD-OUT –•– Jackson Browne (Asylum) -5 (38)
39 47 WILL YOU STILL LOVE ME TOMORROW –•– Dave Mason (Columbia) -6 (39)
40 18 YOU’RE THE LOVE –•– Seals and Crofts (Warner Brothers) -13 (18)

OFF THE CHARTS

42 16 EVERY KINDA PEOPLE –•– Robert Palmer (Island) -16 (16)
43 19 EVEN NOW –•– Barry Manilow (Arista) -10 (19)
47 20 TOO MUCH, TOO LITTLE, TOO LATE –•– Johnny Mathis / Denise Williams (Columbia) -15 (1)
52 22 I WAS ONLY JOKING –•– Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers) -11 (22)
54 23 FOLLOW YOU, FOLLOW ME –•– Genesis (Atlantic) -12 (23)
57 27 FEELS SO GOOD –•– Chuck Mangione (A&M) -22 (4)
58 36 STONE BLUE –•– Foghat (Bearsville) -8 (36)
60 35 IT’S THE SAME OLD SONG –•– K.C. and the Sunshine Band (T.K.) -9 (35)

POWER PLAYS

41 51 PROVE IT ALL NIGHT –•– Bruce Springsteen (Columbia) -5 (41)
44 46 I DON’T WANNA GO –•– Joey Travolta (Millenium) -6 (44)
45 55 LOVE OR SOMETHING LIKE IT –•– Kenny Rogers (United Artists) -6 (45)
46 48 RIVERS OF BABYLON –•– Boney M (Sire / Hansa) -6 (46)
48 61 I’VE HAD ENOUGH –•– Wings (Capitol) -4 (48)
49 50 YOU CAN’T DANCE –•– England Dan and John Ford Coley (Big Tree) -6 (49)
50 60 STUFF LIKE THAT –•– Quincy Jones (A&M) -5 (50)

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

68 — HOPELESSLY DEVOTED TO YOU –•– Olivia Newton-John (RSO) -1 (68)
84 — CLOSE THE DOOR –•– Teddy Pendergrass (Philadelphia International) -1 (84)
85 — KISS YOU ALL OVER –•– Exile (Warner Brothers / Curb) -1 (85)
86 — I LOVE THE NIGHT LIFE (Disco ‘Round) –•– Alicia Bridges (Polydor) -1 (86)
89 — FOOL (If You Think It’s Over) –•– Chris Rea (United Artists / Magnet) -1 (89)
95 — MAKIN’ LOVE –•– The Climax Blues Band (Sire) -1 (95)

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