US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending July 21, 1979

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

1 1 BAD GIRLS –•– Donna Summer (Casablanca)-9 (2 weeks at #1) (1)
2 2 RING MY BELL –•– Anita Ward (Juana)-11 (1)
3 3 HOT STUFF –•– Donna Summer (Casablanca)-14 (1)
4 13 GOOD TIMES –•– Chic (Atlantic)-6 (4)
5 7 MAKIN’ IT –•– David Naughton (RSO)-17 (5)
6 6 BOOGIE WONDERLAND –•– Earth, Wind and Fire with the Emotions (ARC)-11 (6)
7 8 I WANT YOU TO WANT ME –•– Cheap Trick (Epic)-14 (7)
8 9 SHINE A LITTLE LOVE –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (Jet)-10 (8)
9 10 GOLD –•– John Stewart (RSO)-10 (9)
10 5 SHE BELIEVES IN ME –•– Kenny Rogers (United Artists)-13 (5)

11 14 WHEN YOU’RE IN LOVE WITH A BEAUTIFUL WOMAN –•– Dr. Hook (Capitol)-15 (11)
12 4 CHUCK E.’S IN LOVE –•– Rickie Lee Jones (Warner Brothers)-13 (4)
13 16 AIN’T NO STOPPIN’ US NOW –•– McFadden and Whithead (Philadelphia International)-13 (13)
14 17 I CAN’T STAND IT NO MORE –•– Peter Frampton (A&M)-9 (14)
15 19 YOU CAN’T CHANGE THAT –•– Raydio (Arista)-13 (15)
16 26 THE MAIN EVENT / FIGHT –•– Barbra Streisand (Columbia)-6 (16)
17 18 DAYS GONE DOWN (Still Got the Light In Your Eyes) –•– Gerry Rafferty (United Artists)-8 (17)
18 22 I WAS MADE FOR LOVIN’ YOU –•– Kiss (Casablanca)-9 (18)
19 20 DOES YOUR MOTHER KNOW –•– Abba (Atlantic)-10 (19)
20 21 HEART OF THE NIGHT –•– Poco (MCA)-11 (20)

21 23 MAMA CAN’T BUY YOU LOVE –•– Elton John (MCA)-7 (21)
22 24 DO IT OR DIE –•– The Atlanta Rhythm Section (Polydor)-9 (22)
23 25 GETTING CLOSER –•– Wings (Columbia)-6 (23)
24 11 THE LOGICAL SONG –•– Supertramp (A&M)-18 (6)
25 27 SHADOWS IN THE MOONLIGHT –•– Anne Murray (Capitol)-9 (25)
26 28 PEOPLE OF THE SOUTH WIND –•– Kansas (Kirshner)-8 (26)
27 31 LEAD ME ON –•– Maxine Nightingale (Windsong)-9 (27)
28 30 UP ON THE ROOF –•– James Taylor (Columbia)-8 (28)
29 41 ONE WAY OR ANOTHER –•– Blondie (Chrysalis)-8 (29)
30 33 WEEKENDS –•– Wet Willie (Epic)-9 (30)

31 35 IS SHE REALLY GOING OUT WITH HIM –•– Joe Jackson (A&M)-7 (31)
32 34 SAD EYES –•– Robert John (EMI-America)-10 (32)
33 38 SUSPICIONS –•– Eddie Rabbitt (Elektra)-7 (33)
34 45 MY SHARONA –•– The Knack (Capitol)-5 (34)
35 12 WE ARE FAMILY –•– Sister Sledge (Coltillion)-13 (2)
36 15 DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY –•– Van Halen (Warner Brothers)-13 (15)
37 46 THE DEVIL WENT DOWN TO GEORGIA –•– The Charlie Daniels Band (Epic)-5 (37)
38 32 JUST WHEN I NEEDED YOU MOST –•– Randy Vanwarmer (Bearsville)-18 (4)
39 39 IF I SAID YOU HAD A BEAUTIFUL BODY WOULD YOU HOLD IT AGAINST ME –•– The Bellamy Brothers (Warner Brothers / Curb)-9 (39)
40 43 KISS IN THE DARK –•– Pink Lady (Elektra / Curb)-8 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

44 37 MINUTE BY MINUTE –•– The Doobie Brothers (Warner Brothers)-12 (14)
47 29 LOVE YOU INSIDE OUT –•– Bee Gees (RSO)-14 (1)
50 36 YOU TAKE MY BREATH AWAY –•– Rex Smith (Columbia)-14 (10)
55 40 MARRIED MEN –•– Bette Midler (Atlantic)-8 (40)

POWER PLAYS

41 47 I’LL NEVER LOVE THIS WAY AGAIN –•– Dionne Warwick (Arista)-5 (41)
42 49 MORNING DANCE –•– Spyro Gyra (Infinity)-6 (42)
43 51 LET’S GO –•– The Cars (Elektra)-4 (43)
45 52 HEAVEN MUST HAVE SENT YOU –•– Bonnie Pointer (Motown)-6 (45)
46 68 AFTER THE LOVE HAS GONE –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (ARC)-3 (46)
48 55 HIGHWAY SONG –•– Blackfoot (Atco)-5 (48)
49 56 HOT SUMMER NIGHTS –•– Night (Planet)-5 (49)

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

63 — LONESOME LOSER –•– The Little River Band (Capitol)-1 (63)
74 — BAD CASE OF LOVING YOU (Doctor, Doctor) –•– Robert Palmer (Island)-1 (74)
82 — DRIVER’S SEAT –•– Sniff ‘n’ the Tears (Atlantic)-1 (82)
83 — TURN OFF THE LIGHTS –•– Teddy Pendergrass (Philadelphia International)-1 (83)
85 — LOVE ME TONIGHT –•– Blackjack (Polydor)-1 (85)
86 — LOVIN’, TOUCHIN’, SQUEEZIN’ –•– Journey (Columbia)-1 (86)
87 — THIS IS LOVE –•– Oak (Mercury)-1 (87)
96 — WHAT CHA GONNA DO WITH MY LOVIN’ –•– Stephanie Mills (20th Century)-1 (96)
97 — BEST BEAT IN TOWN –•– Switch (Gordy)-1 (97)

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