US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 9th September, 1978

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

1 3 BOOGIE OOGIE OOGIE –•– A Taste Of Honey (Capitol) -12 (1 week at #1) (1)
2 2 THREE TIMES A LADY –•– The Commodores (Motown) -13 (1)
3 4 HOT BLOODED –•– Foreigner (Atlantic) -11 (3)
4 5 HOPELESSLY DEVOTED TO YOU –•– Olivia Newton-John (RSO) -10 (4)
5 7 KISS YOU ALL OVER –•– Exile (Warner Brothers / Curb) -10 (5)
6 1 GREASE –•– Frankie Valli (RSO) -16 (1)
7 8 AN EVERLASTING LOVE –•– Andy Gibb (RSO) -9 (7)
8 15 SUMMER NIGHTS –•– John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John and Cast (RSO) -6 (8)
9 10 SHAME –•– Evelyn “Champagne” King (RCA) -13 (9)
10 11 GOT TO GET YOU INTO MY LIFE –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (Columbia) -8 (10)

11 13 HOT CHILD IN THE CITY –•– Nick Gilder (Chrysalis) -14 (11)
12 19 DON’T LOOK BACK –•– Boston (Epic) -4 (12)
13 14 FOOL (If You Think It’s Over) –•– Chris Rea (United Artists / Magnet) -10 (13)
14 16 LOVE IS IN THE AIR –•– John Paul Young (Scotti Brothers) -9 (14)
15 6 MISS YOU –•– Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones) -16 (1)
16 18 YOU AND I –•– Rick James (Gordy) -11 (16)
17 22 REMINISCING –•– The Little River Band (Harvest) -7 (17)
18 27 YOU NEEDED ME –•– Anne Murray (Capitol) -9 (18)
19 26 HOLLYWOOD NIGHTS –•– Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band (Capitol) -5 (19)
20 9 MAGNET AND STEEL –•– Walter Egan (Columbia) -16 (8)

21 12 LOVE WILL FIND A WAY –•– Pablo Cruise (A&M) -15 (6)
22 23 TWO TICKETS TO PARADISE –•– Eddie Money (Columbia) -12 (22)
23 29 WHENEVER I CALL YOU “FRIEND” –•– Kenny Loggins (Columbia) -7 (23)
24 31 OH DARLING –•– Robin Gibb (RSO) -5 (24)
25 30 LOVE THEME FROM “EYES OF LAURA MARS” (Prisoner) –•– Barbra Streisand (Columbia) -7 (25)
26 28 CLOSE THE DOOR –•– Teddy Pendergrass (Philadelphia International) -10 (26)
27 17 MY ANGEL BABY –•– Toby Beau (RCA) -15 (13)
28 32 JUST WHAT I NEEDED –•– The Cars (Elektra) -13 (28)
29 36 RIGHT DOWN THE LINE –•– Gerry Rafferty (United Artists) -5 (29)
30 44 BACK IN THE U.S.A. –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum) -4 (30)

31 33 A ROCK ‘N’ ROLL FANTASY –•– The Kinks (Arista) -8 (31)
32 34 GET OFF –•– Foxy (Dash) -8 (32)
33 38 COME TOGETHER –•– Aerosmith (Columbia) -6 (33)
34 35 THINK IT OVER –•– Cheryl Ladd (Capitol) -8 (34)
35 45 SHE’S ALWAYS A WOMAN –•– Billy Joel (Columbia) -5 (35)
36 42 YOU NEVER DONE IT LIKE THAT –•– The Captain and Tennille (A&M) -6 (36)
37 41 I LOVE THE NIGHT LIFE (Disco ‘Round) –•– Alicia Bridges (Polydor) -10 (37)
38 40 TALKING IN YOUR SLEEP –•– Crystal Gayle (United Artists) -7 (38)
39 39 STEPPIN’ IN A SLIDE ZONE –•– The Moody Blues (London) -7 (39)
40 51 5.7.0.5 –•– City Boy (Mercury) -5 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

46 20 LAST DANCE –•– Donna Summer (Casablanca) -18 (3)
48 21 STUFF LIKE THAT –•– Quincy Jones (A&M) -14 (21)
49 25 MACHO MAN –•– The Village People (Casablanca) -12 (25)
53 24 COPACABANA (At the Copa) –•– Barry Manilow (Arista) -14 (8)
64 37 YOU –•– Rita Coolidge (A&M) -11 (25)

POWER PLAYS

41 60 WHO ARE YOU –•– The Who (MCA) -3 (41)
42 46 PARADISE BY THE DASHBOARD LIGHT –•– Meat Loaf (with Ellen Foley and Phil Rizzuto) (Cleveland International) -5 (42)
43 54 ALMOST LIKE BEING IN LOVE –•– Michael Johnson (EMI-America) -5 (43)
44 52 I WILL STILL LOVE YOU –•– Stonebolt (Parachute) -6 (44)
45 55 DEVOTED TO YOU –•– Carly Simon and James Taylor (Elektra) -4 (45)
47 58 ALL I SEE IS YOUR FACE –•– Dan Hill (20th Century) -5 (47)
50 64 BADLANDS –•– Bruce Springsteen (Columbia) -4 (50)

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

70 — BEAST OF BURDEN –•– Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones) -1 (70)
75 — LONDON TOWN –•– Wings (Capitol) -1 (75)
77 — EASE ON DOWN THE ROAD –•– Diana Ross and Michael Jackson (MCA) -1 (77)
78 — THEMES FROM “THE WIZARD OF OZ” (Medley) –•– Meco (Millenium) -1 (78)
82 — PEGGY SUE –•– The Beach Boys (Brother) -1 (82)
84 — CRAZY FEELIN’ –•– Jefferson Starship (Grunt) -1 (84)
85 — MacARTHUR PARK –•– Donna Summer (Casablanca) -1 (85)
87 — I JUST WANNA STOP –•– Gino Vannelli (A&M) -1 (87)
89 — PRISONER OF YOUR LOVE –•– Player (RSO) -1 (89)
90 — OUR NIGHT –•– Shaun Cassidy (Warner Brothers / Curb) -1 (90)