AMERICAN TOP 40 : THE 70’S: WEEK OF OCTOBER 18, 1975

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American Top 40- The 70’s – Week of October 18, 1975. Best songs on this countdown- Born To Run and Fame- the worst you can have you pick- Feelings, Rocky, The Way I Want To Touch You, Who Loves You.. I will go with Feelings- although that Rocky song which I haven’t heard in 40 years- is really rank.

1 1 BAD BLOOD –•– Neil Sedaka (Rocket)-6 (2 weeks at #1) (1) B
2 2 CALYPSO / I’M SORRY –•– John Denver (RCA)-10 (1) B
3 5 MIRACLES –•– Jefferson Starship (Grunt)-9 (3) C
4 10 LYIN’ EYES –•– Eagles (Asylum)-6 (4) C
5 6 BALLROOM BLITZ –•– Sweet (Capitol)-19 (5) B
6 7 DANCE WITH ME –•– Orleans (Asylum)-14 (6) B
7 11 FEELINGS –•– Morris Albert (RCA)-18 (7) F
8 8 AIN’T NO WAY TO TREAT A LADY –•– Helen Reddy (Capitol)-11 (8) C
9 13 THEY JUST CAN’T STOP IT THE (Games People Play) –•– The Spinners (Atlantic)-11 (9) A
10 14 WHO LOVES YOU –•– The Four Seasons (Warner Brothers / Curb)-9 (10) D

11 12 IT ONLY TAKES A MINUTE –•– Tavares (Capitol)-13 (11) B
12 3 FAME –•– David Bowie (RCA)-17 (1) A
13 16 BRAZIL –•– The Ritchie Family (20th Century)-12 (13) C
14 18 HEAT WAVE / LOVE IS A ROSE –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)-7 (14) A
15 9 ROCKY –•– Austin Roberts (Private Stock)-14 (9) F
16 4 MR. JAWS –•– Dickie Goodman (Cash)-7 (4) B
17 19 SOMETHING BETTER TO DO –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-5 (17) C
18 21 DO IT ANY WAY YOU WANNA –•– The People’s Choice (TSOP)-9 (18)C
19 22 LADY BLUE –•– Leon Russell (Shelter)-12 (19) A
20 26 THIS WILL BE –•– Natalie Cole (Capitol)-8 (20) B

21 25 THE WAY I WANT TO TOUCH YOU –•– The Captain and Tennille (A&M)-4 (21) F
22 24 CAROLINA IN THE PINES –•– Michael Murphey (Epic)-10 (22) C
23 27 LOW RIDER –•– War (United Artists)-5 (23) A
24 40 SOS –•– Abba (Atlantic)-9 (24) A
25 33 YOU –•– George Harrison (Apple)-5 (25)B
26 29 WHAT A DIFF’RENCE A DAY MAKES –•– Esther Phillips (Kudu)-10 (26) C
27 15 RHINESTONE COWBOY –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-21 (1) A+
28 30 BORN TO RUN –•– Bruce Springsteen (Columbia)-5 (28) A+
29 32 I ONLY HAVE EYES FOR YOU –•– Art Garfunkel (Columbia)-9 (29) C
30 34 ROCKIN’ ALL OVER THE WORLD –•– John Fogerty (Asylum)-7 (30) A

31 36 SKY HIGH –•– Jigsaw (Chelsea)-8 (31) A
32 17 RUN JOEY RUN –•– David Geddes (Big Tree)-12 (4)C
33 37 BLUE EYES CRYING IN THE RAIN –•– Willie Nelson (Columbia)-8 (33) A
34 38 SWEET STICKY THING –•– The Ohio Players (Mercury)-5 (34)C
35 39 THERE GOES ANOTHER LOVE SONG –•– The Outlaws (Arista)-7 (35)B
36 49 ISLAND GIRL –•– Elton John (MCA)-2 (36) B
37 20 WASTED DAYS AND WASTED NIGHTS –•– Freddy Fender (ABC / Dot)-18 (8) A
38 62 NIGHTS ON BROADWAY –•– Bee Gees (RSO)-3 (38) A
39 48 JUST TOO MANY PEOPLE –•– Melissa Manchester (Arista)-5 (39) C
40 44 THE AGONY AND THE ECSTASY –•– Smokey Robinson (Tamla)-7 (40) B

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