AMERICAN TOP 40 REPLAY- WEEK OF MAY 17, 1975

Tony Orlando & Dawn - He Don't Love You (Like I Love You) (1975 ...

American Top 40 Replay- Week of May 17, 1975. A decent week of hits.

1 1 HE DON’T LOVE YOU (Like I Love You) –•– Tony Orlando and Dawn (Elektra)-10 (3 weeks at #1) (1) B-
2 2 BEFORE THE NEXT TEARDROP FALLS –•– Freddy Fender (ABC / Dot)-16 (2) B
3 4 JACKIE BLUE –•– The Ozark Mountain Daredevils (A&M)-15 (3) B
4 5 SHINING STAR –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (Columbia)-14 (4) A
5 8 ONLY YESTERDAY –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-8 (5) A-
6 6 WALKING IN RHYTHM –•– The Blackbyrds (Fantasy)-15 (6) B
7 14 THANK GOD I’M A COUNTRY BOY –•– John Denver (RCA)-9 (7) B
8 11 HOW LONG –•– Ace (Anchor)-11 (8) A+
9 10 I DON’T LIKE TO SLEEP ALONE –•– Paul Anka (with Odia Coates) (United Artists)-10 (9) D-
10 3 (Hey Won’t You Play) ANOTHER SOMEBODY DONE SOMEBODY WRONG SONG –•– B.J. Thomas (ABC)-16 (1) B-

11 7 PHILADELPHIA FREEDOM –•– The Elton John Band (MCA)-11 (1) A+
12 13 KILLER QUEEN –•– Queen (Elektra)-15 (12) A
13 16 SISTER GOLDEN HAIR –•– America (Warner Brothers)-7 (13) B
14 17 OLD DAYS –•– Chicago (Columbia)-4 (14) A-
15 18 BAD TIME –•– Grand Funk (Capitol)-7 (15) B
16 23 LOVE WON’T LET ME WAIT –•– Major Harris (Atlantic)-8 (16) A
17 20 WHEN WILL I BE LOVED / IT DOESN’T MATTER ANYMORE –•– Linda Ronstadt (Capitol)-6 (17) A
18 21 HIJACK –•– Herbie Mann (Atlantic)-12 (18) B-
19 19 SHOESHINE BOY –•– Eddie Kendricks (Tamla)-14 (19) A-
20 9 LONG TALL GLASSES (I Can Dance) –•– Leo Sayer (Warner Brothers)-13 (9) C-

21 24 CUT THE CAKE –•– The Average White Band (AWB) (Atlantic)-6 (21) B-
22 25 THE IMMIGRANT –•– Neil Sedaka (Rocket)-8 (22) A
23 26 I’M NOT LISA –•– Jessi Colter (Capitol)-7 (23) A
24 12 IT’S A MIRACLE –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-12 (12) C+
25 15 CHEVY VAN –•– Sammy Johns (GRC)-16 (5) B
26 30 ONLY WOMEN –•– Alice Cooper (Atlantic)-7 (26) B
27 27 DON’T TELL ME GOODNIGHT –•– Lobo (Big Tree)-8 (27) C-
28 31 RAINY DAY PEOPLE –•– Gordon Lightfoot (Reprise)-8 (28) A
29 32 WILDFIRE –•– Michael Murphey (Epic)-8 (29) D
30 33 BAD LUCK (Part 1) –•– Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes (Philadelphia International)-9 (30) A

31 36 MAGIC –•– Pilot (EMI)-7 (31)A
32 39 GET DOWN, GET DOWN (Get On the Floor) –•– Joe Simon (Spring)-7 (32) B-
33 40 THE LAST FAREWELL –•– Roger Whittaker (RCA)-7 (33) A-
34 34 SHAKEY GROUND –•– The Temptations (Gordy)-9 (34) B-
35 41 I’LL PLAY FOR YOU (Hear the Band) –•– Seals and Crofts (Warner Brothers)-7 (35) C
36 55 TAKE ME IN YOUR ARMS (Rock Me) –•– The Doobie Brothers (Warner Brothers)-3 (36) B
37 43 BLOODY WELL RIGHT –•– Supertramp (A&M)-6 (37) B+
38 44 TRAMPLED UNDERFOOT –•– Led Zeppelin (Swan Song)-5 (38) A
39 47 I WANNA DANCE WIT’ CHOO (Doo Dat Dance) –•– Disco Tex and the Sex-O-Lettes (Chelsea)-5 (39) D
40 48 REMEMBER WHAT I TOLD YOU TO FORGET / MY SHIP –•– Tavares (Capitol)-6 (40) C

4 responses to “AMERICAN TOP 40 REPLAY- WEEK OF MAY 17, 1975

  1. A somewhat mediocre top 40…some good ones though. No Osmonds and Captain and Tennille though…pinch-hitting for them….Tony Orlando.

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