US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 28th September, 1974

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending September 28th, 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. andy-kim-rock-me-gently-1974-3andy-kim-rock-me-gently-1974-4 TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart 1 2 ROCK ME GENTLY –•– Andy Kim (Capitol)-15 (1 week at #1) 2 3 I HONESTLY LOVE YOU –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-7 3 4 NOTHING FROM NOTHING –•– Billy Preston (A&M)-12 4 6 THEN CAME YOU –•– Dionne Warwick and the Spinners (Atlantic)-10 5 12 BEACH BABY –•– First Class (UK)-11 6 9 YOU HAVEN’T DONE NOTHIN –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-9 7 8 CLAP FOR THE WOLFMAN –•– The Guess Who (RCA)-11 8 11 ANOTHER SATURDAY NIGHT –•– Cat Stevens (A&M)-9 9 10 HANG ON IN THERE BABY –•– Johnny Bristol (MGM)-14 10 14 SWEET HOME ALABAMA –•– Lynyrd Skynyrd (MCA)-10 11 19 EARACHE MY EYE (Featuring Alice Bowie) –•– Cheech and Chong (Ode)-8 12 1 CAN’T GET ENOUGH OF YOUR LOVE, BABE –•– Barry White (20th Century)-9 13 5 I SHOT THE SHERIFF –•– Eric Clapton (RSO)-12 14 7 (You’re) HAVING MY BABY –•– Paul Anka (with Odia Coates) (United Artists)-13 15 15 WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE –•– Bo Donaldson and the Heywoods (ABC)-10 16 20 CAN’T GET ENOUGH –•– Bad Company (Swan Song)-7 17 21 NEVER MY LOVE –•– Blue Swede (EMI)-6 18 22 YOU LITTLE TRUSTMAKER –•– The Tymes (RCA)-7 19 25 STEPPIN’ OUT (Gonna Boogie Tonight) –•– Tony Orlando and Dawn (Bell)-6 20 26 STOP AND SMELL THE ROSES –•– Mac Davis (Columbia)-6 21 27 SKIN TIGHT –•– The Ohio Players (Mercury)-4 22 23 FREE MAN IN PARIS –•– Joni Mitchell (Asylum)-10 23 29 JAZZMAN –•– Carole King (Ode)-5 24 30 THE BITCH IS BACK –•– Elton John (MCA)-4 25 28 I LOVE MY FRIEND –•– Charlie Rich (Epic)-9 26 32 DO IT BABY –•– The Miracles (Tamla)-6 27 37 LOVE ME FOR A REASON –•– The Osmonds (MGM / Kolob)-5 28 13 I’M LEAVING IT (All) UP TO YOU –•– Donny and Marie Osmond (MGM / Curb)-13 29 16 IT’S ONLY ROCK ‘N ROLL (But I Like It) –•– The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones)-9 30 17 YOU AND ME AGAINST THE WORLD –•– Helen Reddy (Capitol)-16 31 38 PAPA DON’T TAKE NO MESS (Part 1) –•– James Brown (Polydor)-6 32 40 TIN MAN –•– America (Warner Brothers)-6 33 39 FALLIN’ IN LOVE –•– The Souther, Hillman, Furay Band (Asylum)-6 34 24 TELL ME SOMETHING GOOD –•– Rufus (ABC)-16 35 18 LET’S PUT IT ALL TOGETHER –•– The Stylistics (Avco)-10 36 41 SURFIN’ U.S.A. –•– The Beach Boys (Capitol)-24 37 44 ONE DAY AT A TIME –•– Marilyn Sellers (Mega)-6 38 33 FEEL LIKE MAKIN’ LOVE –•– Roberta Flack (Atlantic)-15 39 36 WILDWOOD WEED –•– Jim Stafford (MGM)-13 40 51 LIFE IS A ROCK (But the Radio Rolled Me) –•– Reunion (RCA)-4 OFF THE CHARTS 41 31 THE NIGHT CHICAGO DIED –•– Paper Lace (Mercury)-16 43 34 RUB IT IN –•– Billy “Crash” Craddock (ABC)-14 44 35 WILD THING –•– Fancy (Big Tree)-16 POWER PLAYS 42 52 GIVE IT TO THE PEOPLE –•– The Righteous Brothers (Haven)-4 45 55 STRAIGHT SHOOTIN’ WOMAN –•– Steppenwolf (Mums)-4 46 56 CAREFREE HIGHWAY –•– Gordon Lightfoot (Reprise)-5 47 53 AIN’T NOTHING LIKE THE REAL THING –•– Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)-5 48 59 KINGS OF THE PARTY –•– Brownsville Station (Big Tree)-5 49 65 YOU AIN’T SEEN NOTHING YET / FREE WHEELIN’ –•– Bachman-Turner Overdrive (Mercury)-2 50 70 BACK HOME AGAIN –•– John Denver (RCA)-2 DEBUTS THIS WEEK 53 — WHATEVER GETS YOU THRU THE NIGHT –•– John Lennon with the Plastic Ono Nuclear Band (Apple)-1 59 — DEVOTION –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (Columbia)-1 60 — DO IT (‘Til You’re Satisfied) –•– B.T. Express (Scepter)-1 81 — MY COUNTRY –•– Jud Strunk (Capitol)-1 82 — VIRGIN MAN –•– Smokey Robinson (Tamla)-1 83 — DON’T SEND NOBODY ELSE –•– Ace Spectrum (Atlantic)-1 85 — DISTANT LOVER –•– Marvin Gaye (Tamla)-1 86 — SHE CALLED ME BABY –•– Charlie Rich (RCA)-1 87 — SHA-LA-LA (Make Me Happy) –•– Al Green (Hi)-1 89 — PLAY SOMETHING SWEET (Brickyard Blues) –•– Three Dog Night (ABC / Dunhill)-1 90 — I CAN HELP –•– Billy Swan (Monument)-1 91 — LA LA PEACE SONG –•– O.C. Smith (Columbia)-1 94 — WHEN WILL I SEE YOU AGAIN –•– The Three Degrees (Philadelphia International)-1