US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending March 17, 1979

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

1 1 I WILL SURVIVE –•– Gloria Gaynor (Polydor)-14 (2 weeks at #1) (1)
2 3 TRAGEDY –•– Bee Gees (RSO)-6 (2)
3 2 DA YA THINK I’M SEXY –•– Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)-13 (1)
4 5 HEAVEN KNOWS –•– Donna Summer with Brooklyn Dreams (Casablanca)-10 (4)
5 7 SHAKE YOUR GROOVE THING –•– Peaches and Herb (Polydor)-13 (5)
6 8 WHAT A FOOL BELIEVES –•– The Doobie Brothers (Warner Brothers)-9 (6)
7 4 FIRE –•– The Pointer Sisters (Planet)-19 (2)
8 10 SULTANS OF SWING –•– Dire Straits (Warner Brothers)-6 (8)
9 6 A LITTLE MORE LOVE –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-17 (3)
10 15 WHAT YOU WON’T DO FOR LOVE –•– Bobby Caldwell (Clouds)-13 (10)

11 14 DON’T CRY OUT LOUD –•– Melissa Manchester (Arista)-18 (11)
12 9 Y.M.C.A. –•– The Village People (Casblanca)-22 (2)
13 16 EVERY TIME I THINK OF YOU –•– The Babys (Chrysalis)-11 (13)
14 19 LADY –•– The Little River Band (Harvest)-11 (14)
15 11 LE FREAK –•– Chic (Atlantic)-21 (1)
16 21 BIG SHOT –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-6 (16)
17 22 KNOCK ON WOOD –•– Amii Stewart (Ariola America)-8 (17)
18 20 I JUST FALL IN LOVE AGAIN –•– Anne Murray (Capitol)-8 (18)
19 23 CRAZY LOVE –•– Poco (ABC)-9 (19)
20 18 DANCIN’ SHOES –•– Nigel Olsson (Bang)-14 (18)

21 24 FOREVER IN BLUE JEANS –•– Neil Diamond (Columbia)-8 (21)
22 25 STUMBLIN’ IN –•– Suzi Quatro and Chris Norman (RSO)-8 (22)
23 30 MUSIC BOX DANCER –•– Frank Mills (Polydor)-8 (23)
24 12 LOTTA LOVE –•– Nicolette Larson (Warner Brothers)-17 (8)
25 13 GOT TO BE REAL –•– Cheryl Lynn (Columbia)-16 (12)
26 47 HEART OF GLASS –•– Blondie (Chysalis)-5 (26)
27 17 THE GAMBLER –•– Kenny Rogers (United Artists)-20 (16)
28 39 I WANT YOUR LOVE –•– Chic (Atlantic)-6 (28)
29 33 MAYBE I’M A FOOL –•– Eddie Money (Columbia)-8 (29)
30 34 I DON’T KNOW IF IT’S RIGHT –•– Evelyn “Champagne” King (RCA)-11 (30)

31 35 EVERY WHICH WAY BUT LOOSE –•– Eddie Rabbitt (Elektra)-9 (31)
32 37 LIVIN’ IT UP (Friday Night) –•– Bell and James (A&M)-8 (32)
33 38 HE’S THE GREATEST DANCER –•– Sister Sledge (Cotillion)-6 (33)
34 31 I WAS MADE FOR DANCIN’ –•– Leif Garrett (Scotti Brothers)-19 (10)
35 40 CHASE –•– Giorgio Moroder (Casablanca)-9 (35)
36 46 PRECIOUS LOVE –•– Bob Welch (Capitol)-6 (36)
37 41 SUPERMAN –•– Herbie Mann (Atlantic)-10 (37)
38 42 DOG AND BUTTERFLY –•– Heart (Portrait)-7 (38)
39 43 BUSTIN’ LOOSE (Part 1) –•– Chuck Brown and the Soul Searchers (Source)-7 (39)
40 44 TAKE ME HOME –•– Cher (Casablanca)-6 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

41 29 SONG ON THE RADIO –•– Al Stewart (Arista)-8 (29)
42 27 NO TELL LOVER –•– Chicago (Columbia)-13 (14)
43 26 HAVEN’T STOP DANCING YET –•– Gonzalez (Capitol)-11 (26)
57 32 SOMEWHERE IN THE NIGHT –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-14 (9)
60 28 BLUE MORNING, BLUE DAY –•– Foreigner (Atlantic)-13 (15)
61 36 TOO MUCH HEAVEN –•– Bee Gees (RSO)-18 (1)

POWER PLAYS

44 45 JUST ONE LOOK –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)-6 (45)
45 51 I GOT MY MIND MADE UP (You Can Get It Girl) –•– Instant Funk (Salsoul)-5 (45)
47 53 NOW THAT WE FOUND LOVE –•– Third World (Island)-6 (47)
48 50 I’LL SUPPLY THE LOVE –•– Toto (Columbia)-6 (48)
49 55 SHAKE YOUR BODY (Down To the Ground) –•– The Jacksons (Epic)-5 (49)
50 63 LOVE BALLAD –•– George Benson (Warner Brothers)-4 (50)

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

67 — IN THE NAVY –•– The Village People (Casablanca)-1 (67)
73 — RENEGADE / SING FOR THE DAY –•– Styx (A&M)-9 (41)
74 — ROCK ‘N’ ROLL FANTASY –•– Bad Company (Swan Song)-1 (74)
76 — REUNITED –•– Peaches and Herb (Polydor)-1 (76)
77 — HAPPINESS –•– The Pointer Sisters (Planet)-1 (77)
81 — HARD TIME FOR LOVERS –•– Judy Collins (Elektra)-1 (81)
82 — SUCH A WOMAN –•– Tycoon (Arista)-1 (82)
85 — DON’T YOU WRITE HER OFF –•– McGuinn, Clark and Hillman (Capitol)-1 (85)
86 — DISCO NIGHTS (Rock-Freak) –•– G.Q. (Arista)-1 (86)
87 — SWEET LUI-LOUISE –•– Ironhorse (Scotti Brothers)-1 (87)
88 — (If Loving You Is Wrong) I DON’T WANT TO BE RIGHT –•– Barbara Mandrell (ABC)-1 (88)
89 — GOOD TIMES ROLL –•– The Cars (Elektra)-1 (89)
90 — GET USED TO IT –•– Roger Voudouris (Warner Brothers)-1 (90)
92 — THERE BUT FOR THE GRACE OF GOD GO I –•– Machine (RCA / Hologram)-1 (92)
93 — YOU AND ME –•– Liner (Atco)-1 (93)

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