US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 28th December, 1974

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending December 28th, 1974. Check out the top 100 artists of 70s here. You can also check the complete 1974 Top Singles here. helen-reddy-angie-baby-1974helen-reddy-angie-baby-1974-2 TW LW TITLE Aritist (Label)-Weeks on Chart 1 3 ANGIE BABY –•– Helen Reddy (Capitol)-11 (1 week at #1) 2 6 LUCY IN THE SKY WITH DIAMONDS –•– Elton John (MCA)-5 3 5 YOU’RE THE FIRST, THE LAST, MY EVERYTHING –•– Barry White (20th Century)-9 4 2 KUNG FU FIGHTING –•– Carl Douglas (20th Century)-12 5 1 CAT’S IN THE CRADLE –•– Harry Chapin (Elektra)-12 6 8 JUNIOR’S FARM / SALLY G –•– Paul McCartney and Wings-8 7 4 WHEN WILL I SEE YOU AGAIN –•– The Three Degrees (Philadelphia International)-14 8 12 LAUGHTER IN THE RAIN –•– Neil Sedaka (Rocket)-11 9 14 ONLY YOU –•– Ringo Starr (Apple)-7 10 13 BOOGIE ON REGGAE WOMAN –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-7 11 15 PLEASE MR. POSTMAN –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-6 12 19 MANDY –•– Barry Manilow (Bell)-7 13 16 MUST OF GOT LOST –•– The J. Geils Band (Atlantic)-8 14 18 ONE MAN WOMAN / ONE WOMAN MAN –•– Paul Anka with Odia Coates (United Artists)-8 15 7 SHA-LA-LA (Make Me Happy) –•– Al Green (Hi)-14 16 20 BUNGLE IN THE JUNGLE –•– Jethro Tull (Chrysalis)-9 17 11 YOU GOT THE LOVE –•– Rufus Featuring Chaka Kahn (ABC)-12 18 22 NEVER CAN SAY GOODBYE –•– Gloria Gaynor (MGM)-9 19 25 MORNING SIDE OF THE MOUNTAIN –•– Donny and Marie Osmond (MGM / Kolob)-7 20 24 DARK HORSE –•– George Harrison (Apple)-6 21 9 I CAN HELP –•– Billy Swan (Monument)-14 22 10 DO IT (‘Til Your Satisfied) –•– B.T. Express (Scepter)-14 23 21 I FEEL A SONG (In My Heart) / DON’T BURN DOWN THE BRIDGE –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Buddah)-12 24 59 FIRE –•– The Ohio Players (Mercury)-3 25 31 DOCTOR’S ORDERS –•– Carol Douglas (Midland International)-5 26 28 PROMISED LAND / IT’S MIDNIGHT –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-10 27 39 PICK UP THE PIECES –•– The Average White Band (AWB) (Atlantic)-4 28 27 RIDE ‘EM COWBOY –•– Paul Davis (Bang)-12 29 38 SOME KIND OF WONDERFUL –•– Grand Funk (Capitol)-3 30 30 DANCIN’ FOOL –•– The Guess Who (RCA)-6 31 17 AIN’T TOO PROUD TO BEG –•– The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones)-8 32 40 ROCK ‘N’ ROLL (I Gave You the Best Years of My Life) –•– Mac Davis (Columbia)-4 33 29 WOMAN TO WOMAN –•– Shirley Brown (Truth)-9 34 33 WISHING YOU WERE HERE –•– Chicago (Columbia)-11 35 43 GET DANCIN’ (Part 1) –•– Disco Tex and the Sex-O-Lettes (Chelsea)-6 36 26 FAIRYTALE –•– The Pointer Sisters (ABC / Blue Thumb)-13 37 47 RUBY, BABY –•– Billy “Crash” Craddock (ABC)-6 38 51 FROM HIS WOMAN TO YOU –•– Barbara Mason (Buddah)-5 39 44 THE ENTERTAINER –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-5 40 48 BEST OF MY LOVE –•– The Eagles (Asylum)-5 OFF THE CHARTS 42 23 YOU AIN’T SEEN NOTHIN’ YET / FREE WHEELIN’ –•– Bachman-Turner Overdrive (Mercury)-15 47 32 DREAM ON –•– The Righteous Brothers (Haven)-8 48 34 MY MELODY OF LOVE –•– Bobby Vinton (ABC)-15 49 35 LONGFELLOW SERENADE –•– Neil Diamond (Columbia)-13 52 36 WILLIE AND THE HAND JIVE –•– Eric Clapton (RSO)-9 53 37 I’VE GOT THE MUSIC IN ME –•– The Kiki Dee Band (MCA)-16 POWER PLAYS 41 52 I BELONG TO YOU –•– Love Unlimited (20th Century)-5 43 53 FREE BIRD –•– Lynyrd Skynyrd (MCA)-6 44 45 FUNKY PRESIDENT (People It’s Bad) / COLDBLOODED –•– James Brown (Polydor)-8 45 46 WITHOUT LOVE –•– Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)-7 46 57 YOU’RE NO GOOD / I CAN’T HELP IT –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)-4 50 50 SHE’S GONE –•– Tavares (Capitol)-13 DEBUTS THIS WEEK 77 — LONELY PEOPLE –•– America (Warner Brothers)-1 78 — SWEET SURRENDER –•– John Denver (RCA)-1 84 — BIG YELLOW TAXI (Live Version) –•– Joni Mitchell (Asylum)-1 86 — AS LONG AS HE TAKES CARE OF HOME –•– Candi Staton (Warner Brothers)-1 88 — I’M A WOMAN –•– Maria Muldaur (Reprise)-1 93 — HEARTBREAK ROAD –•– Bill Withers (Sussex)-1 100 — CRAZY TALK –•– Chilliwack (Sire)-1