US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 23rd September, 1978

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

1 1 BOOGIE OOGIE OOGIE –•– A Taste Of Honey (Capitol) -14 (3 weeks at #1) (1)
2 5 KISS YOU ALL OVER –•– Exile (Warner Brothers / Curb) -12 (2)
3 4 HOPELESSLY DEVOTED TO YOU –•– Olivia Newton-John (RSO) -12 (3)
4 2 THREE TIMES A LADY –•– The Commodores (Motown) -15 (1)
5 6 AN EVERLASTING LOVE –•– Andy Gibb (RSO) -11 (5)
6 7 SUMMER NIGHTS –•– John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John and Cast (RSO) -8 (6)
7 8 DON’T LOOK BACK –•– Boston (Epic) -6 (7)
8 3 HOT BLOODED –•– Foreigner (Atlantic) -13 (3)
9 11 HOT CHILD IN THE CITY –•– Nick Gilder (Chrysalis) -16 (9)
10 15 REMINISCING –•– The Little River Band (Harvest) -9 (10)

11 13 LOVE IS IN THE AIR –•– John Paul Young (Scotti Brothers) -11 (11)
12 12 FOOL (If You Think It’s Over) –•– Chris Rea (United Artists / Magnet) -12 (12)
13 14 YOU AND I –•– Rick James (Gordy) -13 (13)
14 16 YOU NEEDED ME –•– Anne Murray (Capitol) -11 (14)
15 17 HOLLYWOOD NIGHTS –•– Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band (Capitol) -7 (15)
16 19 WHENEVER I CALL YOU “FRIEND” –•– Kenny Loggins (Columbia) -9 (16)
17 9 GOT TO GET YOU INTO MY LIFE –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (Columbia) -10 (9)
18 21 OH DARLING –•– Robin Gibb (RSO) -7 (18)
19 10 SHAME –•– Evelyn “Champagne” King (RCA) -15 (9)
20 24 RIGHT DOWN THE LINE –•– Gerry Rafferty (United Artists) -7 (20)

21 28 GET OFF –•– Foxy (Dash) -10 (21)
22 23 LOVE THEME FROM “EYES OF LAURA MARS” (Prisoner) –•– Barbra Streisand (Columbia) -9 (22)
23 18 GREASE –•– Frankie Valli (RSO) -18 (1)
24 26 BACK IN THE U.S.A. –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum) -6 (24)
25 29 COME TOGETHER –•– Aerosmith (Columbia) -8 (25)
26 31 SHE’S ALWAYS A WOMAN –•– Billy Joel (Columbia) -7 (26)
27 27 JUST WHAT I NEEDED –•– The Cars (Elektra) -15 (27)
28 32 YOU NEVER DONE IT LIKE THAT –•– The Captain and Tennille (A&M) -8 (28)
29 35 WHO ARE YOU –•– The Who (MCA) -5 (29)
30 33 I LOVE THE NIGHT LIFE (Disco ‘Round) –•– Alicia Bridges (Polydor) -12 (30)

31 34 TALKING IN YOUR SLEEP –•– Crystal Gayle (United Artists) -9 (31)
32 36 5.7.0.5 –•– City Boy (Mercury) -7 (32)
33 20 MISS YOU –•– Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones) -18 (1)
34 22 MAGNET AND STEEL –•– Walter Egan (Columbia) -18 (8)
35 52 BEAST OF BURDEN –•– Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones) -3 (35)
36 49 JOSIE –•– Steely Dan (ABC) -5 (36)
37 41 ALMOST LIKE BEING IN LOVE –•– Michael Johnson (EMI-America) -7 (37)
38 42 DEVOTED TO YOU –•– Carly Simon and James Taylor (Elektra) -6 (38)
39 40 PARADISE BY THE DASHBOARD LIGHT –•– Meat Loaf (with Ellen Foley and Phil Rizzuto) (Cleveland International) -7 (39)
40 48 HEARTBREAKER –•– Dolly Parton (RCA) -5 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

52 25 CLOSE THE DOOR –•– Teddy Pendergrass (Philadelphia International) -12 (25)
62 30 A ROCK ‘N’ ROLL FANTASY –•– The Kinks (Arista) -10 (30)
68 37 LOVE WILL FIND A WAY –•– Pablo Cruise (A&M) -17 (6)
72 38 TWO TICKETS TO PARADISE –•– Eddie Money (Columbia) -14 (22)
73 39 MY ANGEL BABY –•– Toby Beau (RCA) -17 (13)

POWER PLAYS

41 43 ALL I SEE IS YOUR FACE –•– Dan Hill (20th Century) -7 (41)
42 45 BADLANDS –•– Bruce Springsteen (Columbia) -6 (42)
43 44 I WILL STILL LOVE YOU –•– Stonebolt (Parachute) -8 (43)
44 47 DANCE (Disco Heat) –•– Sylvester (Fantasy) -6 (44)
45 46 YOU –•– The McCrarys (Portrait) -6 (45)
46 51 IT’S A LAUGH –•– Daryl Hall and John Oates (RCA) -5 (46)
47 50 TOOK THE LAST TRAIN –•– David Gates (Elektra) -7 (47)
48 63 HOW MUCH I FEEL –•– Ambrosia (Warner Brothers) -4 (48)
49 56 SWEET LIFE –•– Paul Davis (Bang) -5 (49)
50 75 MacARTHUR PARK –•– Donna Summer (Casablanca) -3 (50)

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

67 — DOUBLE VISION –•– Foreigner (Atlantic) -1 (67)
79 — STRAIGHT ON –•– Heart (Portrait) -1 (79)
85 — FLYING HIGH –•– The Commodores (Motown) -1 (85)
86 — YOU SHOULD DO IT –•– Peter Brown with Betty Wright (Drive) -1 (86)
87 — GOT TO HAVE LOVING –•– Don Ray (Polydor) -1 (87)
88 — LISTEN TO HER HEART –•– Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers (Shelter / ABC) -1 (88)
89 — WHAT GOES UP –•– The Alan Parsons Project (Arista) -1 (89)
90 — BRANDY –•– The O’Jays (Philadelphia International) -1 (90)
93 — THE JOKER –•– Snail (Cream) -1 (93)
94 — WHEN YOU FEEL LOVE –•– Bob McGilpin (Butterfly) -1 (94)