US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 2nd February, 1974

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending February 2nd, 1974. Check out the top 100 artists of 70s here. Curious to see the entire chart for this year? View the 1974 US Top Singles here. barbra-streisand-the-way-we-were-cbs-3 barbra-streisand-the-way-we-were-columbia TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart 1 3 THE WAY WE WERE –•– Barbra Streisand (Columbia)-11 (1 week at #1) 2 1 YOU’RE SIXTEEN –•– Ringo Starr (Apple)-8 3 6 LOVE’S THEME –•– The Love Unlimited Orchestra (20th Century)-10 4 2 SHOW AND TELL –•– Al Wilson (Rocky Road)-16 5 10 AMERICANS –•– Byron MacGregor (Westbound)-5 6 4 I’VE GOT TO USE MY IMAGINATION –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Buddah)-11 7 8 LET ME BE THERE –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-12 8 11 UNTIL YOU COME BACK TO ME (That’s What I’m Gonna Do) –•– Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)-11 9 5 THE JOKER –•– The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)-16 10 14 SPIDERS AND SNAKES –•– Jim Stafford (MGM)-13 11 7 SMOKIN’ IN THE BOY’S ROOM –•– Brownsville Station (Big Tree)-15 12 9 TIME IN A BOTTLE –•– Jim Croce (ABC)-12 13 12 LIVING FOR THE CITY –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-13 14 18 JUNGLE BOOGIE –•– Kool and the Gang (De-Lite)-9 15 13 NEVER, NEVER GONNA GIVE YA UP –•– Barry White (20th Century)-15 16 15 ME AND BABY BROTHER –•– War (United Artists)-13 17 24 ROCK ON –•– David Essex (Columbia)-13 18 22 PUT YOUR HANDS TOGETHER –•– The O’Jays (Philadelphia International)-7 19 36 BOOGIE DOWN –•– Eddie Kendricks (Tamla)-5 20 17 HELEN WHEELS –•– Paul McCartney and Wings (Apple)-11 21 20 THE MOST BEAUTIFUL GIRL –•– Charlie Rich (Epic)-19 22 42 DOO DOO DOO DOO DOO (Heartbreaker) –•– The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones)-4 23 30 I LOVE –•– Tom T. Hall (Mercury)-9 24 21 LIVIN’ FOR YOU –•– Al Green (Hi)-9 25 32 MIDINIGHT RIDER –•– Gregg Allman (Capricorn)-7 26 28 THE AMERICANS (A Canadian’s Opinion) –•– Gordon Sinclair (Avco)-4 27 33 LAST TIME I SAW HIM –•– Diana Ross (Motown)-5 28 34 JIM DANDY –•– Black Oak Arkansas (Atco)-8 29 35 LOVE SONG –•– Anne Murray (Capitol)-8 30 31 JOY (Part 1) –•– Isaac Hayes (Enterprise)-7 31 27 LET YOUR HAIR DOWN –•– The Temptations (Gordy)-7 32 23 LEAVE ME ALONE (Ruby Red Dress) –•– Helen Reddy (Capitol)-14 33 37 BABY COME CLOSE –•– Smokey Robinson (Tamla)-12 34 16 ARE YOU LONESOME TONIGHT / WHEN I FALL IN LOVE –•– Donny Osmond (Kolob)-11 35 25 GOODBYE YELLOW BRICK ROAD –•– Elton John (MCA)-15 36 51 SEXY MAMA –•– The Moments (Stang)-4 37 40 ABRA-CA-DABRA –•– The DeFranco Family Featuring Tony DeFranco (20th Century)-6 38 19 WALK LIKE A MAN –•– Grand Funk (Capitol)-11 39 29 TOP OF THE WORLD –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-18 40 56 DARK LADY –•– Cher (MCA)-3 OFF THE CHARTS 41 26 SISTER MARY ELEPHANT (Shudd-Up) –•– Cheech and Chong (Ode)-11 46 39 ROCKIN’ ROLL BABY –•– The Stylistics (Avco)-16 52 38 HELLO IT’S ME –•– Todd Rundgren (Bearsville)-18 POWER PLAYS 42 45 I LIKE TO LIVE THE LOVE –•– B.B. King (ABC)-9 43 47 CAN THIS BE REAL –•– Natural Four (Curtom)-5 44 54 DADDY WHAT IF –•– Bobby Bare (RCA)-5 45 50 I SHALL SING –•– Garfunkel (Columbia)-6 47 58 LAST KISS –•– Wednesday (Sussex)-11 48 48 TEENAGE LAMENT 74 –•– Alice Cooper (Warner Brothers)-6 49 72 SEASONS IN THE SUN –•– Terry Jacks (Bell)-4 50 60 MY SWEET LADY –•– Cliff DeYoung with Bill Mumy and Corey Fischer (MCA)-5 DEBUTS THIS WEEK 80 — MOCKINGBIRD –•– Carly Simon and James Taylor (Elektra)-1 86 — LOOKIN’ FOR A LOVE –•– Bobby Womack (United Artists)-1 89 — ENERGY CRISIS ’74 –•– Dickie Goodman (Rainy Wednesday)-1 90 — GET THAT GASOLINE BLUES –•– NRBQ (Buddah)-1 92 — STOP TO START –•– Blue Magic (Atco)-1 93 — I WISH IT WAS ME –•– Tyrone Davis (Dakar)-1 94 — THAT’S THE SOUND LONELY MAKES –•– Tavares (Capitol)-1 96 — JUST DON’T WANT TO BE LONELY –•– The Main Ingredient (RCA)-1 97 — THE REAL ME –•– The Who (Track)-1 98 — QUICK, FAST, IN A HURRY –•– New York City (Chelsea)-1 99 — TRY (To Fall In Love) –•– Cooker (Scepter)-1 100 — MUST BE LOVE –•– The James Gang (Atco)-1