US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 31st July, 1976

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending July 31st, 1976. Check out the top 100 artists of 70s here. You can also view the entire 1976 chart here. the-manhattans-kiss-and-say-goodbye-cbs-2 manhattans-kiss-and-say-goodbye-columbia TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart 1 1 KISS AND SAY GOODBYE –•– The Manhattans (Columbia)-16 (2 weeks at #1) 2 5 LOVE IS ALIVE –•– Gary Wright (Warner Brothers)-16 3 4 MOONLIGHT FEELS RIGHT –•– Starbuck (Private Stock)-16 4 2 AFTERNOON DELIGHT –•– The Starland Vocal Band (Windsong)-13 5 8 DON’T GO BREAKING MY HEART –•– Elton John and Kiki Dee (Rocket)-5 6 6 GET CLOSER –•– Seals and Crofts (Featuring Carolyn Willis) (Warner Brothers)-16 7 7 GOT TO GET YOU INTO MY LIFE –•– The Beatles (Capitol)-8 8 9 ROCK AND ROLL MUSIC –•– The Beach Boys (Brother)-9 9 3 I’LL BE GOOD TO YOU –•– The Brothers Johnson (A&M)-14 10 19 LET ‘EM IN –•– Wings (Capitol)-5 11 15 YOU SHOULD BE DANCING –•– The Bee Gees (RSO)-5 12 13 IF YOU KNOW WHAT I MEAN –•– Neil Diamond (Columbia)-7 13 22 YOU’LL NEVER FIND ANOTHER LOVE LIKE MINE –•– Lou Rawls (Philadelphia International)-9 14 18 TURN THE BEAT AROUND –•– Vicki Sue Robinson (RCA)-17 15 16 TEAR THE ROOF OFF THE SUCKER (Give Up the Funk) –•– Parliament (Casablanca)-12 16 17 YOU’RE MY BEST FRIEND –•– Queen (Elektra)-11 17 23 THIS MASQUERADE –•– George Benson (Warner Brothers)-8 18 10 LET HER IN –•– John Travolta (Midland International)-14 19 21 I’M EASY –•– Keith Carradine (ABC)-13 20 20 MORE, MORE, MORE (Part 1) –•– The Andrea True Connection (Buddah)-21 21 28 BABY, I LOVE YOUR WAY –•– Peter Frampton (A&M)-6 22 24 LAST CHILD –•– Aerosmith (Columbia)-8 23 32 A FIFTH OF BEETHOVEN –•– Walter Murphy and the Big Apple Band (Private Stock)-10 24 26 YOUNG HEARTS RUN FREE –•– Candi Staton (Warner Brothers)-10 25 25 I NEED TO BE IN LOVE –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-8 26 27 SOPHISTICATED LADY (She’s a Different Lady) –•– Natalie Cole (Capitol)-10 27 12 THE BOYS ARE BACK IN TOWN –•– Thin Lizzy (Mercury)-12 28 30 I’D REALLY LOVE TO SEE YOU TONIGHT –•– England Dan and John Ford Coley (Big Tree)-8 29 31 SOMETHING HE CAN FEEL –•– Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)-8 30 43 SAY YOU LOVE ME –•– Fleetwood Mac (Reprise)-5 31 33 HEAVEN MUST BE MISSING AN ANGEL (Part 1) –•– Tavares (Capitol)-9 32 11 TAKE THE MONEY AND RUN –•– The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)-13 33 36 ANOTHER RAINY DAY IN NEW YORK CITY –•– Chicago (Columbia)-6 34 47 PLAY THAT FUNKY MUSIC –•– Wild Cherry (Epic)-7 35 41 WHO’D SHE COO –•– The Ohio Players (Mercury)-6 36 38 STEPPIN’ OUT –•– Neil Sedaka (Rocket)-6 37 44 (Shake, Shake, Shake) SHAKE YOUR BOOTY –•– K.C and the Sunshine Band (T.K.)-4 38 40 C’MON MARIANNE –•– Donny Osmond (Kolob)-9 39 42 A LITTLE BIT MORE / A COUPLE MORE YEARS –•– Dr. Hook (Capitol)-7 40 45 SUMMER –•– War (United Artists)-4 OFF THE CHARTS 41 14 SHOP AROUND –•– The Captain and Tennille (A&M)-14 53 34 SILLY LOVE SONGS –•– Wings (Capitol)-17 54 29 MISTY BLUE –•– Dorothy Moore (Malaco)-20 55 37 SARA SMILE –•– Daryl Hall and John Oates (RCA)-27 68 35 NEVER GONNA FALL IN LOVE AGAIN –•– Eric Carmen (Arista)-14 87 39 GET UP AND BOOGIE (That’s Right) –•– Silver Convention (Midland International)-21 POWER PLAYS 42 48 I’M GONNA LET MY HEART DO THE WALKING –•– The Supremes (Motown)-10 43 53 SHOWER THE PEOPLE –•– James Taylor (Warner Brothers)-5 44 54 WHAM BAM SHANG-A-LANG –•– Silver (Arista)-7 45 55 GETAWAY –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (Columbia)-3 46 56 LOWDOWN –•– Boz Scaggs (Columbia)-5 47 57 DEVIL WOMAN –•– Cliff Richard (Rocket)-5 48 50 HOLD ON –•– Sons Of Champlin (Ariola America)-7 49 52 EVERYTHING’S COMING UP LOVE –•– David Ruffin (Motown)-8 50 60 SPRINGTIME MAMA –•– Henry Gross (Lifesong)-4 DEBUTS THIS WEEK 69 — STILL THE ONE –•– Orleans (Asylum)-1 81 — ODE TO BILLIE JOE (1976 Version) –•– Bobbie Gentry (Warner Brothers)-1 83 — (Don’t Fear) THE REAPER –•– Blue Oyster Cult (Columbia)-1 90 — THE MORE YOU DO IT (The More I Like It Done To Me) –•– Ronnie Dyson (Columbia)-1 96 — HIDEAWAY –•– John Sebastian (Reprise)-1 99 — YOU TO ME ARE EVERYTHING (Part 1) –•– Revelation (RSO)-1