US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 16th August, 1975

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending August 16th, 1975. Check out the top 100 artists of 70s here. Curious to see the entire chart for this year? View the 1975 US Top Singles here. bee-gees-jive-talkin-rso-4 bee-gees-jive-talkin-rso TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart 1 1 JIVE TALKIN’ –•– The Bee Gees (RSO)-12 (2 weeks at #1) 2 4 ONE OF THESE NIGHTS –•– The Eagles (Asylum)-12 3 3 PLEASE MR. PLEASE –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-11 4 5 SOMEONE SAVED MY LIFE TONIGHT –•– Elton John (MCA)-7 5 15 FALLIN’ IN LOVE –•– Hamilton, Joe Frank and Reynolds (Playboy)-9 6 7 RHINESTONE COWBOY –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-12 7 8 WHY CAN’T WE BE FRIENDS –•– War (United Aritsts)-16 8 9 HOW SWEET IT IS (To Be Loved By You) –•– James Taylor (Warner Brothers)-9 9 6 MIDNIGHT BLUE –•– Melissa Manchester (Arista)-15 10 10 THE ROCKFORD FILES –•– Mike Post (MGM)-14 11 2 I’M NOT IN LOVE –•– 10 c.c. (Mercury)-14 12 22 GET DOWN TONIGHT –•– K.C. and the Sunshine Band (T.K.)-6 13 17 LOVE WILL KEEP US TOGETHER –•– The Captain and Tennille (A&M)-18 14 14 MORNIN’ BEAUTIFUL –•– Tony Orlando and Dawn (Elektra)-9 15 18 FIGHT THE POWER (Part 1) –•– The Isley Brothers (T-Neck)-9 16 20 AT SEVENTEEN –•– Janis Ian (Columbia)-10 17 12 LISTEN TO WHAT THE MAN SAID –•– Paul McCartney and Wings (Capitol)-12 18 21 HOLDIN’ ON TO YESTERDAY –•– Ambrosia (20th Century)-10 19 26 COULD IT BE MAGIC –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-8 20 24 WASTED DAYS AND WASTED NIGHTS –•– Freddy Fender (ABC / Dot)-9 21 25 FEEL LIKE MAKIN’ LOVE –•– Bad Company (Swan Song)-7 22 27 THAT’S THE WAY OF THE WORLD –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (Columbia)-7 23 23 JUST A LITTLE BIT OF YOU –•– Michael Jackson (Motown)-11 24 29 BALLROOM BLITZ –•– Sweet (Capitol)-10 25 30 THIRD RATE ROMANCE –•– The Amazing Rhythm Aces (ABC)-9 26 31 HELP ME RHONDA –•– Johnny Rivers (Epic / Soul City)-6 27 33 THAT’S WHEN THE MUSIC TAKES ME –•– Neil Sedaka (Rocket)-8 28 34 RENDEZVOUS –•– The Hudson Brothers (Rocket)-9 29 13 DYNOMITE (Part 1) –•– Bazuka (Tony Camillo’s) (A&M)-18 30 35 FAME –•– David Bowie (RCA)-8 31 41 TUSH –•– ZZ Top (London)-5 32 38 ‘TIL THE WORLD ENDS –•– Three Dog Night (ABC)-7 33 43 BLACK SUPERMAN / MUHAMMAD ALI –•– Johnny Wakelin and the Kinshasa Band (Pye)-21 34 11 THE HUSTLE –•– Van McCoy and the Soul City Symphony (Avco)-18 35 44 I BELIEVE THERE’S NOTHING STRONGER THAN OUR LOVE –•– Paul Anka with Odia Coates (United Artists)-4 36 46 DAISY JANE –•– America (Warner Brothers)-5 37 45 TWO FINE PEOPLE –•– Cat Stevens (A&M)-5 38 40 (Shu-Doo-Pa-Poo-Poop) LOVE BEING YOUR FOOL –•– Travis Wammack (Capricorn)-9 39 39 LOOK AT ME (I’m In Love) –•– The Moments (Stang)-7 40 65 SOLITAIRE –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-3 OFF THE CHARTS 49 36 SEND IN THE CLOWNS –•– Judy Collins (Elektra)-9 53 16 I’M ON FIRE –•– The Dwight Twilley Band (Shelter)-17 56 19 SLIPPERY WHEN WET –•– The Commodores (Motown)-15 57 28 THE WAY WE WERE / TRY TO REMEMBER (Medley) –•– Gladys Knight and the Pips (Buddah)-17 59 32 ROCKIN’ CHAIR –•– Gwen McCrae (Cat)-14 61 37 SWEARIN’ TO GOD –•– Frankie Valli (Private Stock)-14 POWER PLAYS 41 49 GLASSHOUSE –•– The Temptations (Gordy)-6 42 52 THE PROUD ONE –•– The Osmonds (Kolob)-4 43 53 HOW LONG (Betcha’ Got a Chick On the Side) –•– The Pointer Sisters (ABC / Blue Thumb)-5 44 54 DREAM MERCHANT –•– New Birth (Buddah)-7 45 55 FEELINGS –•– Morris Albert (RCA)-9 47 51 IT DOESN’T MATTER ANYMORE / WHEN WILL I BE LOVED –•– Linda Ronstadt (Capitol)-19 48 58 DANCE WITH ME –•– Orleans (Asylum)-5 50 62 IT ONLY TAKES A MINUTE –•– Tavares (Capitol)-4 DEBUTS THIS WEEK 64 — I’M SORRY / CALYPSO –•– John Denver (RCA)-1 67 — GONE AT LAST –•– Paul Simon and Phoebe Snow (Columbia)-1 80 — CAROLINA IN THE PINES –•– Michael Murphy (Epic)-1 83 — WHAT A DIFF’RENCE A DAY MAKES –•– Esther Phillips (Kudu)-1 86 — POR AMOR VIVEREMOS (Love Will Keep Us Together) –•– The Captain and Tennille (A&M)-1 87 — DREAMING A DREAM –•– The Crown Heights Affair (De-Lite)-1 89 — I GOT STONED AND I MISSED IT –•– Jim Stafford (MGM)-1 90 — DEPARTMENT OF YOUTH –•– Alice Cooper (Atlantic)-1 95 — TO EACH HIS OWN –•– Faith, Hope and Charity (RCA)-1 96 — WE BEEN SINGIN’ SONGS –•– Baron Stewart (United Artists)-1 97 — HOUSE OF STRANGERS –•– Jim Gilstrap (Roxbury)-1 100 — WHAT YOU GOT –•– Duke and the Drivers (ABC)-1