US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 23rd February, 1974

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending February 23rd, 1974. Check out the top 100 artists of 70s here. You can also check the complete 1974 Top Singles here. barbra-streisand-the-way-we-were-cbs-3barbra-streisand-the-way-we-were-columbia TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart 1 1 THE WAY WE WERE –•– Barbra Streisand (Columbia)-14 (3 weeks at #1) 2 12 SEASONS IN THE SUN –•– Terry Jacks (Bell)-7 3 4 UNTIL YOU COME BACK TO ME (That’s What I’m Gonna Do) –•– Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)-14 4 5 SPIDERS AND SNAKES –•– Jim Stafford (MGM)-16 5 2 LOVE’S THEME –•– The Love Unlimited Orchestra (20th Century)-13 6 8 JUNGLE BOOGIE –•– Kool and the Gang (De-Lite)-12 7 9 BOOGIE DOWN –•– Eddie Kendricks (Tamla)-8 8 10 ROCK ON –•– David Essex (Columbia)-16 9 3 YOU’RE SIXTEEN –•– Ringo Starr (Apple)-11 10 7 LET ME BE THERE –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-14 11 13 PUT YOUR HANDS TOGETHER –•– The O’Jays (Philadelphia International)-10 12 6 AMERICANS –•– Byron MacGregor (Westbound)-8 13 15 I LOVE –•– Tom T. Hall (Mercury)-12 14 17 LAST TIME I SAW HIM –•– Diana Ross (Motown)-8 15 16 DOO DOO DOO DOO DOO (Heartbreaker) –•– The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones)-7 16 21 DARK LADY –•– Cher (MCA)-6 17 19 LOVE SONG –•– Anne Murray (Capitol)-11 18 11 SHOW AND TELL –•– Al Wilson (Rocky Road)-19 19 20 MIDINIGHT RIDER –•– Gregg Allman (Capricorn)-10 20 24 SEXY MAMA –•– The Moments (Stang)-7 21 30 MOCKINGBIRD –•– Carly Simon and James Taylor (Elektra)-4 22 34 ERES TU (Touch the Wind) –•– Mocedades (Tara)-7 23 18 THE JOKER –•– The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)-19 24 39 SUNSHINE ON MY SHOULDERS –•– John Denver (RCA)-5 25 14 I’VE GOT TO USE MY IMAGINATION –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Buddah)-14 26 22 SMOKIN’ IN THE BOY’S ROOM –•– Brownsville Station (Big Tree)-18 27 47 JET –•– Paul McCartney and Wings (Apple)-3 28 25 JIM DANDY –•– Black Oak Arkansas (Atco)-11 29 37 TRYING TO HOLD ON TO MY WOMAN –•– Lamont Dozier (ABC)-10 30 36 MY SWEET LADY –•– Cliff DeYoung with Bill Mumy and Corey Fischer (MCA)-8 31 31 CAN THIS BE REAL –•– Natural Four (Curtom)-8 32 35 COME AND GET YOUR LOVE –•– Redbone (Epic)-7 33 23 LIVING FOR THE CITY –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-16 34 27 BABY COME CLOSE –•– Smokey Robinson (Tamla)-15 35 38 I LIKE TO LIVE THE LOVE –•– B.B. King (ABC)-12 36 44 THERE WON’T BE ANYMORE –•– Charlie Rich (RCA)-5 37 49 MIGHTY LOVE (Part 1) –•– The Spinners (Atlantic)-5 38 40 LAST KISS –•– Wednesday (Sussex)-14 39 28 NEVER, NEVER GONNA GIVE YA UP –•– Barry White (20th Century)-18 40 56 ENERGY CRISIS ’74 –•– Dickie Goodman (Rainy Wednesday)-4 OFF THE CHARTS 41 32 ABRA-CA-DABRA –•– The DeFranco Family Featuring Tony DeFranco (20th Century)-9 45 29 THE MOST BEAUTIFUL GIRL –•– Charlie Rich (Epic)-22 46 26 TIME IN A BOTTLE –•– Jim Croce (ABC)-15 48 33 THE AMERICANS (A Canadian’s Opinion) –•– Gordon Sinclair (Avco)-7 POWER PLAYS 42 57 ROCK AND ROLL, HOOCHIE KOO –•– Rick Derringer (Blue Sky)-6 43 41 DADDY WHAT IF –•– Bobby Bare (RCA)-8 44 54 STAR –•– Stealers Wheel (A&M)-8 47 52 WOLD –•– Harry Chapin (Elektra)-8 50 50 YOU SURE LOVE TO BALL –•– Marvin Gaye (Tamla)-5 DEBUTS THIS WEEK 63 — A VERY SPECIAL LOVE SONG –•– Charlie Rich (Epic)-1 71 — THE LORD’S PRAYER –•– Sister Janet Mead (A&M)-1 73 — ON A NIGHT LIKE THIS –•– Bob Dylan (Asylum)-1 77 — LET IT RIDE –•– Bachman-Turner Overdrive (Mercury)-1 79 — TOUCH A HAND, MAKE A FRIEND –•– The Staple Singers (Stax)-1 84 — MY MISTAKE (Was To Love You) –•– Diana Ross and Marvin Gaye (Motown)-1 91 — OUTSIDE WOMAN –•– Bloodstone (London)-1 94 — PIANO MAN –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-1 95 — THERE’S GOT TO BE RAIN IN YOUR LIFE (To Appreciate the Sunshine) –•– Dorothy Norwood (GRC)-1 97 — MIDNIGHT AT THE OASIS –•– Maria Muldaur (Reprise)-1 98 — WHAT IS HIP –•– The Tower Of Power (Warner Brothers)-1 99 — TUBULAR BELLS –•– Mike Oldfield (Virgin)-1 100 — HONEY PLEASE, CAN’T YA SEE –•– Barry White (20th Century)-1