US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 2nd March, 1974

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending March 2nd, 1974. Check out the top 100 artists of 70s here. Make sure to also check the 1974’s Top 40 Singles here. terry-jacks-seasons-in-the-sun-le-moribond-bell terry-jacks-seasons-in-the-sun-bell-2 TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart 1 2 SEASONS IN THE SUN –•– Terry Jacks (Bell)-8 (1 week at #1) 2 1 THE WAY WE WERE –•– Barbra Streisand (Columbia)-15 3 4 SPIDERS AND SNAKES –•– Jim Stafford (MGM)-17 4 7 BOOGIE DOWN –•– Eddie Kendricks (Tamla)-9 5 6 JUNGLE BOOGIE –•– Kool and the Gang (De-Lite)-13 6 8 ROCK ON –•– David Essex (Columbia)-17 7 3 UNTIL YOU COME BACK TO ME (That’s What I’m Gonna Do) –•– Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)-15 8 5 LOVE’S THEME –•– The Love Unlimited Orchestra (20th Century)-14 9 16 DARK LADY –•– Cher (MCA)-7 10 11 PUT YOUR HANDS TOGETHER –•– The O’Jays (Philadelphia International)-11 11 9 YOU’RE SIXTEEN –•– Ringo Starr (Apple)-12 12 13 I LOVE –•– Tom T. Hall (Mercury)-13 13 21 MOCKINGBIRD –•– Carly Simon and James Taylor (Elektra)-5 14 17 LOVE SONG –•– Anne Murray (Capitol)-12 15 10 LET ME BE THERE –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-15 16 14 LAST TIME I SAW HIM –•– Diana Ross (Motown)-9 17 24 SUNSHINE ON MY SHOULDERS –•– John Denver (RCA)-6 18 22 ERES TU (Touch the Wind) –•– Mocedades (Tara)-8 19 20 SEXY MAMA –•– The Moments (Stang)-8 20 27 JET –•– Paul McCartney and Wings (Apple)-4 21 12 AMERICANS –•– Byron MacGregor (Westbound)-9 22 30 MY SWEET LADY –•– Cliff DeYoung with Bill Mumy and Corey Fischer (MCA)-9 23 29 TRYING TO HOLD ON TO MY WOMAN –•– Lamont Dozier (ABC)-11 24 32 COME AND GET YOUR LOVE –•– Redbone (Epic)-8 25 15 DOO DOO DOO DOO DOO (Heartbreaker) –•– The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones)-8 26 18 SHOW AND TELL –•– Al Wilson (Rocky Road)-20 27 19 MIDINIGHT RIDER –•– Gregg Allman (Capricorn)-11 28 36 THERE WON’T BE ANYMORE –•– Charlie Rich (RCA)-6 29 35 I LIKE TO LIVE THE LOVE –•– B.B. King (ABC)-13 30 37 MIGHTY LOVE (Part 1) –•– The Spinners (Atlantic)-6 31 23 THE JOKER –•– The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)-20 32 51 BENNIE AND THE JETS –•– Elton John (MCA)-3 33 40 ENERGY CRISIS ’74 –•– Dickie Goodman (Rainy Wednesday)-5 34 38 LAST KISS –•– Wednesday (Sussex)-15 35 31 CAN THIS BE REAL –•– Natural Four (Curtom)-9 36 42 ROCK AND ROLL, HOOCHIE KOO –•– Rick Derringer (Blue Sky)-7 37 25 I’VE GOT TO USE MY IMAGINATION –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Buddah)-15 38 59 HOOKED ON A FEELING –•– Blue Swede (EMI)-3 39 28 JIM DANDY –•– Black Oak Arkansas (Atco)-12 40 26 SMOKIN’ IN THE BOY’S ROOM –•– Brownsville Station (Big Tree)-19 OFF THE CHARTS 42 33 LIVING FOR THE CITY –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-17 43 34 BABY COME CLOSE –•– Smokey Robinson (Tamla)-16 POWER PLAYS 41 44 STAR –•– Stealers Wheel (A&M)-9 44 57 BEST THING THAT EVER HAPPENED TO ME –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Buddah)-3 46 56 LOOKIN’ FOR A LOVE –•– Bobby Womack (United Artists)-5 47 53 I’VE GOT A THING ABOUT YOU BABY / TAKE GOOD CARE OF HER –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-4 49 54 WE’RE GETTING CARELESS WITH OUR LOVE –•– Johnnie Taylor (Stax)-6 50 71 THE LORD’S PRAYER –•– Sister Janet Mead (A&M)-2 DEBUTS THIS WEEK 65 — TSOP (The Sound Of Philadelphia) –•– MFSB Featuring the Three Degrees (Philadelphia International)-1 73 — I’LL HAVE TO SAY I LOVE YOU IN A SONG –•– Jim Croce (ABC)-1 83 — YOUR CASH AIN’T NOTHIN’ BUT TRASH –•– The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)-1 86 — WATCHING THE RIVER RUN –•– Loggins and Messina (Columbia)-1 89 — UNBORN CHILD –•– Seals and Crofts (Warner Brothers)-1 94 — I’M A TRAIN –•– Albert Hammond (Mums)-1 95 — GOIN’ DOWN SLOW –•– Bobby “Blue” Bland (Dunhill)-1 97 — NEWSY NEIGHBORS –•– First Choice (Philly Groove)-1 99 — BEST THING THAT EVER HAPPENED TO ME –•– The Persuaders (Atco)-1 100 — MUSIC EYES –•– Heartsfield (Mercury)-1