US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending March 24, 1979

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

1 2 TRAGEDY –•– Bee Gees (RSO)-7 (1 week at #1) (1)
2 1 I WILL SURVIVE –•– Gloria Gaynor (Polydor)-15 (1)
3 6 WHAT A FOOL BELIEVES –•– The Doobie Brothers (Warner Brothers)-10 (3)
4 4 HEAVEN KNOWS –•– Donna Summer with Brooklyn Dreams (Casablanca)-11 (4)
5 5 SHAKE YOUR GROOVE THING –•– Peaches and Herb (Polydor)-14 (5)
6 3 DA YA THINK I’M SEXY –•– Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)-14 (1)
7 8 SULTANS OF SWING –•– Dire Straits (Warner Brothers)-7 (7)
8 7 FIRE –•– The Pointer Sisters (Planet)-20 (2)
9 10 WHAT YOU WON’T DO FOR LOVE –•– Bobby Caldwell (Clouds)-14 (9)
10 9 A LITTLE MORE LOVE –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-18 (3)

11 11 DON’T CRY OUT LOUD –•– Melissa Manchester (Arista)-19 (11)
12 14 LADY –•– The Little River Band (Harvest)-12 (12)
13 13 EVERY TIME I THINK OF YOU –•– The Babys (Chrysalis)-12 (13)
14 16 BIG SHOT –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-7 (14)
15 17 KNOCK ON WOOD –•– Amii Stewart (Ariola America)-9 (15)
16 18 I JUST FALL IN LOVE AGAIN –•– Anne Murray (Capitol)-9 (16)
17 22 STUMBLIN’ IN –•– Suzi Quatro and Chris Norman (RSO)-9 (17)
18 19 CRAZY LOVE –•– Poco (ABC)-10 (18)
19 23 MUSIC BOX DANCER –•– Frank Mills (Polydor)-9 (19)
20 21 FOREVER IN BLUE JEANS –•– Neil Diamond (Columbia)-9 (20)

21 26 HEART OF GLASS –•– Blondie (Chysalis)-6 (21)
22 12 Y.M.C.A. –•– The Village People (Casblanca)-23 (2)
23 28 I WANT YOUR LOVE –•– Chic (Atlantic)-7 (23)
24 15 LE FREAK –•– Chic (Atlantic)-22 (1)
25 29 MAYBE I’M A FOOL –•– Eddie Money (Columbia)-9 (25)
26 30 I DON’T KNOW IF IT’S RIGHT –•– Evelyn “Champagne” King (RCA)-12 (26)
27 20 DANCIN’ SHOES –•– Nigel Olsson (Bang)-15 (18)
28 32 LIVIN’ IT UP (Friday Night) –•– Bell and James (A&M)-9 (28)
29 33 HE’S THE GREATEST DANCER –•– Sister Sledge (Cotillion)-7 (29)
30 31 EVERY WHICH WAY BUT LOOSE –•– Eddie Rabbitt (Elektra)-10 (30)

31 36 PRECIOUS LOVE –•– Bob Welch (Capitol)-7 (31)
32 40 TAKE ME HOME –•– Cher (Casablanca)-7 (32)
33 37 SUPERMAN –•– Herbie Mann (Atlantic)-11 (33)
34 35 CHASE –•– Giorgio Moroder (Casablanca)-10 (34)
35 38 DOG AND BUTTERFLY –•– Heart (Portrait)-8 (35)
36 39 BUSTIN’ LOOSE (Part 1) –•– Chuck Brown and the Soul Searchers (Source)-8 (36)
37 24 LOTTA LOVE –•– Nicolette Larson (Warner Brothers)-18 (8)
38 50 LOVE BALLAD –•– George Benson (Warner Brothers)-5 (38)
39 25 GOT TO BE REAL –•– Cheryl Lynn (Columbia)-17 (12)
40 46 WATCH OUT FOR LUCY –•– Eric Clapton and His Band (RSO)-23 (9)

OFF THE CHARTS

42 27 THE GAMBLER –•– Kenny Rogers (United Artists)-21 (16)
58 34 I WAS MADE FOR DANCIN’ –•– Leif Garrett (Scotti Brothers)-20 (10)

POWER PLAYS

41 45 I GOT MY MIND MADE UP (You Can Get It Girl) –•– Instant Funk (Salsoul)-6 (41)
43 49 SHAKE YOUR BODY (Down To the Ground) –•– The Jacksons (Epic)-6 (43)
44 51 RUBBER BISCUIT –•– The Blues Brothers (Atlantic)-4 (44)
45 55 BLOW AWAY –•– George Harrison (Dark Horse)-4 (45)
46 48 I’LL SUPPLY THE LOVE –•– Toto (Columbia)-7 (46)
47 47 NOW THAT WE FOUND LOVE –•– Third World (Island)-7 (47)
48 53 KEEP ON DANCIN’ –•– Gary’s Gang (Columbia)-6 (48)
49 67 IN THE NAVY –•– The Village People (Casablanca)-2 (49)
50 58 SOUVENIRS –•– Voyage (Marlin)-6 (50)

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

77 — BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER –•– Linda Clifford (RSO / Curtom)-1 (77)
81 — JUST WHEN I NEEDED YOU MOST –•– Randy Vanwarmer (Bearsville)-1 (81)
83 — FEELIN’ SATISFIED –•– Boston (Epic)-1 (83)
84 — CRAZY LOVE –•– The Allman Brothers Band (Capricorn)-1 (84)
85 — I NEED YOUR HELP BARRY MANILOW –•– Ray Stevens (Warner Brothers)-1 (85)
86 — THE LOGICAL SONG –•– Supertramp (A&M)-1 (86)
88 — CALIFORNIA DREAMIN’ –•– America (American International)-1 (88)
89 — LOVE TAKES TIME –•– Orleans (Infinity)-1 (89)
90 — SATURDAY NIGHT, SUNDAY MORNING –•– Thelma Houston (Tamla)-1 (90)