US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 16th November, 1974

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending November 16th, 1974. Check out the top 100 artists of 70s here. For the US 1974 Top 40 Singles, you can also view it here. john-lennon-whatever-gets-you-thru-the-night-1974-7 john-lennon-with-the-plastic-ono-nuclear-band-whatever-gets-you-thru-the-night-apple TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart 1 3 WHATEVER GETS YOU THRU THE NIGHT –•– John Lennon with the Plastic Ono Nuclear Band (Apple)-8 (1 week at #1) 2 7 DO IT (‘Til You’re Satisfied) –•– B.T. Express (Scepter)-8 3 6 MY MELODY OF LOVE –•– Bobby Vinton (ABC)-9 4 4 TIN MAN –•– America (Warner Brothers)-13 5 5 BACK HOME AGAIN –•– John Denver (RCA)-9 6 15 I CAN HELP –•– Billy Swan (Monument)-8 7 13 LONGFELLOW SERENADE –•– Neil Diamond (Columbia)-7 8 9 LIFE IS A ROCK (But the Radio Rolled Me) –•– Reunion (RCA)-11 9 11 EVERLASTING LOVE –•– Carl Carlton (Back Beat)-9 10 10 CAREFREE HIGHWAY –•– Gordon Lightfoot (Reprise)-11 11 2 JAZZMAN –•– Carole King (Ode)-12 12 1 YOU AIN’T SEEN NOTHING YET / FREE WHEELIN’ –•– Bachman-Turner Overdrive (Mercury)-9 13 14 THE NEED TO BE –•– Jim Weatherly (Buddah)-10 14 8 THE BITCH IS BACK –•– Elton John (MCA)-11 15 17 LOVE DON’T LOVE NOBODY (Part 1) –•– The Spinners (Atlantic)-9 16 20 WHEN WILL I SEE YOU AGAIN –•– The Three Degrees (Philadelphia International)-8 17 19 I’VE GOT THE MUSIC IN ME –•– The Kiki Dee Dand (Rocket)-10 18 22 ROCKIN’ SOUL –•– The Hues Corporation (RCA)-6 19 25 WISHING YOU WERE HERE –•– Chicago (Columbia)-5 20 26 ANGIE BABY –•– Helen Reddy (Capitol)-5 21 27 SHA-LA-LA (Make Me Happy) –•– Al Green (Hi)-8 22 29 CAT’S IN THE CRADLE –•– Harry Chapin (Elektra)-7 23 23 SO YOU ARE A STAR –•– The Hudson Brothers (Casablanca)-9 24 24 PEOPLE GOTTA MOVE –•– Gina Vannelli (A&M)-9 25 30 AFTER THE GOLDRUSH –•– Prelude (Island)-7 26 32 YOU GOT THE LOVE –•– Rufus Featuring Chaka Kahn (ABC)-6 27 33 KUNG FU FIGHTING –•– Carl Douglas (20th Century)-6 28 12 YOU HAVEN’T DONE NOTHIN –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-16 29 37 PROMISED LAND / IT’S MIDNIGHT –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-4 30 38 LA LA PEACE SONG –•– Al Wilson (Rocky Road)-7 31 42 TOUCH ME –•– Fancy (Big Tree)-6 32 40 FAIRYTALE –•– The Pointer Sisters (ABC / Blue Thumb)-7 33 34 PLAY SOMETHING SWEET (Brickyard Blues) –•– Three Dog Night (ABC / Dunhill)-8 34 36 YOU CAN HAVE HER –•– Sam Neely (A&M)-9 35 35 DORAVILLE –•– The Atlanta Rhythm Section (Polydor)-7 36 46 YOU’RE THE FIRST, THE LAST, MY EVERYTHING –•– Barry White (20th Century)-3 37 47 I FEEL A SONG (In My Heart) / DON’T BURN DOWN THE BRIDGE –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Buddah)-6 38 18 OVERNIGHT SENSATION (Hit Record) –•– The Raspberries (Capitol)-10 39 50 LAUGHTER IN THE RAIN –•– Neil Sedaka (Rocket)-5 40 64 AIN’T TOO PROUD TO BEG –•– The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones)-2 OFF THE CHARTS 53 21 DO IT BABY –•– The Miracles (Tamla)-13 55 28 DISTANT LOVER –•– Marvin Gaye (Tamla)-8 56 31 STOP AND SMELL THE ROSES –•– Mac Davis (Columbia)-13 59 16 CAN’T GET ENOUGH –•– Bad Company (Swan Song)-14 79 39 THEN CAME YOU –•– Dionne Warwick and the Spinners (Atlantic)-17 POWER PLAYS 41 41 THE BLACK-EYED BOYS –•– Paper Lace (Mercury)-6 42 51 HEAVY FALLIN’ OUT –•– The Stylistics (Avco)-5 43 59 JUNIOR’S FARM / SALLY G –•– Paul McCartney and Wings (Apple)-2 44 55 THREE RING CIRCUS –•– Blue Magic (Atco)-5 45 56 WOMAN TO WOMAN –•– Shirley Brown (Truth)-3 46 52 IN THE BOTTLE –•– Brother To Brother (Turbo)-6 47 58 LET’S STRAIGHTEN IT OUT –•– Latimore (Glades)-4 48 66 WILLIE AND THE HAND JIVE –•– Eric Clapton (RSO)-3 49 60 RIDE ‘EM COWBOY –•– Paul Davis (Bang)-6 50 53 SUGAR PIE GUY (Part 1) –•– The Joneses (Mercury)-7 DEBUTS THIS WEEK 62 — BOOGIE ON REGGAE WOMAN –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-1 63 — ONLY YOU –•– Ringo Starr (Apple)-1 65 — THE HEARTBREAK KID –•– Bo Donaldson and the Heywoods (ABC)-1 67 — MANDY –•– Barry Manilow (Bell)-1 68 — YOU AND I –•– Johnny Bristol (MGM)-1 71 — SOMEDAY –•– Dave Loggins (Epic)-1 74 — MORNING SIDE OF THE MOUNTAIN –•– Donny and Marie Osmond (MGM / Kolob)-1 75 — MISSISSIPPI COTTON PICKING DELTA TOWN –•– Charley Pride (RCA)-1 77 — WITHOUT LOVE –•– Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)-1 82 — CALIFORNIA MY WAY –•– The Main Ingredient (RCA)-1 84 — I FEEL SANCTIFIED –•– The Commodores (Motown)-1 91 — RIDE THE TIGER –•– Jefferson Starship (Grunt)-1 92 — SUNSHINE ROSES –•– Gene Cotton (Myrrh)-1 94 — LET THIS BE A LESSON TO YOU –•– The Independents (Wand)-1 96 — I’LL BE YOUR EVERYTHING –•– Percy Sledge (Capricorn)-1