US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 18th November, 1978

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

1 1 MacARTHUR PARK –•– Donna Summer (Casablanca) -11 (2 weeks at #1) (1)
2 3 DOUBLE VISION –•– Foreigner (Atlantic) -9 (2)
3 4 HOW MUCH I FEEL –•– Ambrosia (Warner Brothers) -12 (3)
4 2 YOU NEEDED ME –•– Anne Murray (Capitol) -19 (1)
5 16 YOU DON’T BRING ME FLOWERS –•– Barbra and Neil (Columbia) -4 (5)
6 5 HOT CHILD IN THE CITY –•– Nick Gilder (Chrysalis) -24 (1)
7 6 KISS YOU ALL OVER –•– Exile (Warner Brothers / Curb) -20 (1)
8 10 I JUST WANNA STOP –•– Gino Vannelli (A&M) -11 (8)
9 7 WHENEVER I CALL YOU “FRIEND” –•– Kenny Loggins (Columbia) -17 (5)
10 11 YOU NEVER DONE IT LIKE THAT –•– The Captain and Tennille (A&M) -16 (10)

11 12 READY TO TAKE A CHANCE AGAIN –•– Barry Manilow (Arista) -10 (11)
12 13 I LOVE THE NIGHT LIFE (Disco ‘Round) –•– Alicia Bridges (Polydor) -20 (12)
13 21 SHARING THE NIGHT TOGETHER –•– Dr. Hook (Capitol) -10 (13)
14 18 (Our Love) DON’T THROW IT ALL AWAY –•– Andy Gibb (RSO) -6 (14)
15 17 TIME PASSAGES –•– Al Stewart (Arista) -8 (15)
16 20 STRANGE WAY –•– Firefall (Atlantic) -8 (16)
17 19 ALIVE AGAIN –•– Chicago (Columbia) -5 (17)
18 8 BEAST OF BURDEN –•– Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones) -11 (8)
19 39 MY LIFE –•– Billy Joel (Columbia) -3 (19)
20 22 DANCE (Disco Heat) –•– Sylvester (Fantasy) -14 (20)

21 23 BLUE COLLAR MAN (Long Nights) –•– Styx (A&M) -10 (21)
22 31 Y.M.C.A. –•– The Village People (Casblanca) -5 (22)
23 25 STRAIGHT ON –•– Heart (Portrait) -9 (23)
24 26 SWEET LIFE –•– Paul Davis (Bang) -13 (24)
25 9 GET OFF –•– Foxy (Dash) -18 (10)
26 28 DON’T WANT TO LIVE WITHOUT IT –•– Pablo Cruise (A&M) -10 (26)
27 29 CHANGE OF HEART –•– Eric Carmen (Arista) -10 (27)
28 30 ONE NATION UNDER A GROOVE (Part 1) –•– Funkadelic (Warner Brothers) -10 (28)
29 32 THE POWER OF GOLD –•– Dan Fogelberg / Tim Weisberg (Full Moon) -6 (29)
30 35 HOW YOU GONNA SEE ME NOW –•– Alice Cooper (Warner Brothers) -5 (30)

31 59 OOH BABY BABY –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum) -2 (31)
32 34 EVERYBODY NEEDS LOVE –•– Stephen Bishop (ABC) -10 (32)
33 37 HOLD THE LINE –•– Toto (Columbia) -7 (33)
34 63 PART-TIME LOVE –•– Elton John (MCA) -2 (34)
35 — TOO MUCH HEAVEN / REST YOUR LOVE ON ME –•– The Bee Gees (RSO) -1 (35)
36 43 I’M EVERY WOMAN –•– Chaka Khan (Warner Brothers) -7 (36)
37 54 LE FREAK –•– Chic (Atlantic) -4 (37)
38 41 THIS IS LOVE –•– Paul Anka (RCA) -7 (38)
39 45 ON THE SHELF –•– Donny and Marie Osmond (Polydor / Kolob) -7 (39)
40 40 LIKE A SUNDAY IN SALEM (The Amos & Andy Song) –•– Gene Cotton (Ariola America) -8 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

52 14 WHO ARE YOU –•– The Who (MCA) -13 (14)
53 15 REMINISCING –•– The Little River Band (Harvest) -17 (3)
57 24 LOVE IS IN THE AIR –•– John Paul Young (Scotti Brothers) -19 (7)
60 27 BOOGIE OOGIE OOGIE –•– A Taste Of Honey (Capitol) -22 (1)
61 33 IT’S A LAUGH –•– Daryl Hall and John Oates (RCA) -13 (20)
63 36 TALKING IN YOUR SLEEP –•– Crystal Gayle (United Artists) -17 (18)
64 38 FLYING HIGH –•– The Commodores (Motown) -9 (38)
POWER PLAYS

41 44 RUN FOR HOME –•– Lindisfarne (Atco) -8 (41)
42 49 PROMISES / WATCH OUT FOR LUCY –•– Eric Clapton and His Band (RSO) -6 (42)
43 47 THERE’LL NEVER BE –•– Switch (Gordy) -7 (43)
44 46 DREADLOCK HOLIDAY –•– 10cc (Polydor) -8 (44)
45 60 WE’VE GOT TONITE –•– Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band (Capitol) -4 (45)
46 50 NEW YORK GROOVE –•– Ace Frehley (Casablanca) -6 (46)
47 52 INSTANT REPLAY –•– Dan Hartman (Blue Sky) -6 (47)
48 53 FUN TIME –•– Joe Cocker (Asylum) -5 (48)
49 56 CAN YOU FOOL –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol) -5 (49)
50 51 FOREVER AUTUMN –•– Justin Hayward (Columbia) -7 (50)

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

35 — TOO MUCH HEAVEN / REST YOUR LOVE ON ME –•– The Bee Gees (RSO) -1 (35)
79 — SEPTEMBER –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (ARC) -1 (79)
84 — A MAN I’LL NEVER BE –•– Boston (Epic) -1 (84)
87 — DON’T CRY OUT LOUD –•– Melissa Manchester (Arista) -1 (87)
88 — #1 DEE JAY –•– Goody Goody (Atlantic) -1 (88)
89 — ONE LAST KISS –•– The J. Geils Band (EMI-America) -1 (89)
90 — SHAKE IT –•– Ian Matthews (Mushroom) -1 (90)
93 — YOUR SWEETNESS IS MY WEAKNESS –•– Barry White (20th Cnetury) -1 (93)
99 — FREE ME FROM MY FREEDOM / TIE ME TO A TREE (Handcuff Me) (Medley) –•– Bonnie Pointer (Motown) -1 (99)