US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 22nd July, 1978

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

1 1 SHADOW DANCING –•– Andy Gibb (RSO) -15 (6 weeks at #1) (1)
2 2 BAKER STREET –•– Gerry Rafferty (United Artists) -14 (2)
3 6 MISS YOU –•– Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones) -9 (3)
4 5 STILL THE SAME –•– Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band (Capitol) -11 (4)
5 10 LAST DANCE –•– Donna Summer (Casablanca) -11 (5)
6 11 GREASE –•– Frankie Valli (RSO) -9 (6)
7 7 THE GROOVE LINE –•– Heatwave (Epic) -12 (7)
8 4 USE TA BE MY GIRL –•– The O’Jays (Philadelphia International) -13 (4)
9 3 TAKE A CHANCE ON ME –•– Abba (Atlantic) -14 (3)
10 21 THREE TIMES A LADY –•– The Commodores (Motown) -6 (10)

11 14 LOVE WILL FIND A WAY –•– Pablo Cruise (A&M) -8 (11)
12 9 IT’S A HEARTACHE –•– Bonnie Tyler (RCA) -18 (3)
13 15 RUNAWAY –•– Jefferson Starship (Grunt) -9 (13)
14 20 HOT BLOODED –•– Foreigner (Atlantic) -4 (14)
15 17 COPACABANA (At the Copa) –•– Barry Manilow (Arista) -7 (15)
16 8 DANCE WITH ME –•– Peter Brown with Betty Wright (Drive) -21 (8)
17 19 LIFE’S BEEN GOOD –•– Joe Walsh (Asylum) -7 (17)
18 22 MY ANGEL BABY –•– Toby Beau (RCA) -8 (18)
19 12 BLUER THAN BLUE –•– Michael Johnson (EMI-America) -14 (12)
20 26 MAGNET AND STEEL –•– Walter Egan (Columbia) -9 (20)

21 28 I’M NOT GONNA LET IT BOTHER ME TONIGHT –•– The Atlanta Rhythm Section (Polydor) -7 (21)
22 24 THANK GOD IT’S FRIDAY –•– Love and Kisses (Casablanca) -12 (22)
23 23 FM (No Static At All) –•– Steely Dan (MCA) -8 (23)
24 25 IF EVER I SEE YOU AGAIN –•– Roberta Flack (Atlantic) -10 (24)
25 29 SONGBIRD –•– Barbra Streisand (Columbia) -6 (25)
26 30 KING TUT –•– Steve Martin and the Toot Uncommons (Warner Brothers) -9 (26)
27 32 STAY / THE LOAD-OUT –•– Jackson Browne (Asylum) -7 (27)
28 13 TWO OUT OF THREE AIN’T BAD –•– Meat Loaf (Cleveland International) -19 (11)
29 16 WONDERFUL TONIGHT –•– Eric Clapton (RSO) -11 (16)
30 40 I’VE HAD ENOUGH –•– Wings (Capitol) -6 (30)

31 33 YOU’RE THE ONE THAT I WANT –•– John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John (RSO) -17 (1)
32 36 CAN WE STILL BE FRIENDS –•– Todd Rundgren (Bearsville) -9 (32)
33 35 PROVE IT ALL NIGHT –•– Bruce Springsteen (Columbia) -7 (33)
34 38 LOVE OR SOMETHING LIKE IT –•– Kenny Rogers (United Artists) -8 (34)
35 58 HOPELESSLY DEVOTED TO YOU –•– Olivia Newton-John (RSO) -3 (35)
36 52 BOOGIE OOGIE OOGIE –•– A Taste Of Honey (Capitol) -5 (36)
37 46 SHAME –•– Evelyn “Champagne” King (RCA) -6 (37)
38 42 STUFF LIKE THAT –•– Quincy Jones (A&M) -7 (38)
39 44 RIVERS OF BABYLON –•– Boney M (Sire / Hansa) -8 (39)
40 73 AN EVERLASTING LOVE –•– Andy Gibb (RSO) -2 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

42 18 I CAN’T STAND THE RAIN –•– Eruption (Ariola America) -20 (18)
50 27 YOU BELONG TO ME –•– Carly Simon (Elektra) -15 (6)
51 34 LOVE IS LIKE OXYGEN –•– Sweet (Capitol) -23 (8)
57 31 HOT LOVE, COLD WORLD –•– Bob Welch (Capitol) -8 (31)
58 37 ONLY THE GOOD DIE YOUNG –•– Billy Joel (Columbia) -11 (37)
62 39 WILL YOU STILL LOVE ME TOMORROW –•– Dave Mason (Columbia) -8 (39)

POWER PLAYS

41 45 YOU’RE A PART OF ME –•– Gene Cotton with Kim Carnes (Ariola America) -6 (41)
42 18 I CAN’T STAND THE RAIN –•– Eruption (Ariola America) -20 (18)
43 63 YOU –•– Rita Coolidge (A&M) -4 (43)
44 49 MR. BLUE SKY –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (Jet) -5 (44)
45 47 I NEED TO KNOW –•– Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers (Shelter) -6 (45)
46 53 TWO TICKETS TO PARADISE –•– Eddie Money (Columbia) -5 (46)
47 48 THAT ONCE IN A LIFETIME –•– Demis Roussos (Mercury) -8 (47)
48 56 MACHO MAN –•– The Village People (Casablanca) -5 (48)
49 79 FOOL (If You Think It’s Over) –•– Chris Rea (United Artists / Magnet) -3 (49)
50 27 YOU BELONG TO ME –•– Carly Simon (Elektra) -15 (6)

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

80 — GOT TO GET YOU INTO MY LIFE –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (Columbia) -1 (80)
81 — TIME FOR ME TO FLY –•– REO Speedwagon (Epic) -1 (81)
84 — SURRENDER –•– Cheap Trick (Epic) -1 (84)
86 — GET OFF –•– Foxy (Dash) -1 (86)
87 — THINK IT OVER –•– Cheryl Ladd (Capitol) -1 (87)
89 — WILD IN THE STREETS –•– The British Lions (RSO) -1 (89)
90 — HE’S SO FINE –•– Kristy and Jimmy McNichol (RCA) -1 (90)
92 — A ROCK ‘N’ ROLL FANTASY –•– The Kinks (Arista) -1 (92)
93 — FLYIN’ –•– Prism (Ariola America) -1 (93)
94 — IT’S REALLY YOU –•– The Tarney / Spencer Band (A&M) -1 (94)