US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 2nd October, 1976

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending October 2nd, 1976. Check out the top 100 artists of 70s here. Curious to see the entire chart for this year? View the 1976 US Top Singles here. wild-cherry-play-that-funky-music-epic-5 wild-cherry-play-that-funky-music-epic-3\TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart 1 1 PLAY THAT FUNKY MUSIC –•– Wild Cherry (Epic)-16 (3 weeks at #1) 2 2 I’D REALLY LOVE TO SEE YOU TONIGHT –•– England Dan and John Ford Coley (Big Tree)-17 3 3 A FIFTH OF BEETHOVEN –•– Walter Murphy and the Big Apple Band (Private Stock)-19 4 9 DISCO DUCK (Part 1) –•– Rick Dees and His Cast Of Idiots (RSO)-8 5 5 LOWDOWN –•– Boz Scaggs (Columbia)-14 6 6 DEVIL WOMAN –•– Cliff Richard (Rocket)-14 7 7 SUMMER –•– War (United Artists)-13 8 8 IF YOU LEAVE ME NOW –•– Chicago (Columbia)-8 9 4 (Shake, Shake, Shake) SHAKE YOUR BOOTY –•– K.C and the Sunshine Band (T.K.)-13 10 13 STILL THE ONE –•– Orleans (Asylum)-10 11 11 SAY YOU LOVE ME –•– Fleetwood Mac (Reprise)-14 12 14 A LITTLE BIT MORE / A COUPLE MORE YEARS –•– Dr. Hook (Capitol)-16 13 15 GETAWAY –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (Columbia)-12 14 16 SHE’S GONE –•– Daryl Hall and John Oates (Atlantic)-19 15 12 WITH YOUR LOVE –•– Jefferson Starship (Grunt)-11 16 17 WHAM BAM SHANG-A-LANG –•– Silver (Arista)-16 17 19 THAT’LL BE THE DAY –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)-7 18 21 ROCK’N ME –•– The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)-8 19 23 I ONLY WANT TO BE WITH YOU –•– The Bay City Rollers (Arista)-5 20 24 MAGIC MAN –•– Heart (Mushroom)-12 21 10 YOU’LL NEVER FIND ANOTHER LOVE LIKE MINE –•– Lou Rawls (Philadelphia International)-18 22 20 YOU SHOULD BE DANCING –•– The Bee Gees (RSO)-14 23 27 (Don’t Fear) THE REAPER –•– Blue Oyster Cult (Columbia)-10 24 30 BETH / DETROIT ROCK CITY –•– Kiss (Casablanca)-5 25 26 ONE LOVE IN MY LIFETIME –•– Diana Ross (Motown)-9 26 38 THE WRECK OF THE EDMUND FITZGERALD –•– Gordon Lightfoot (Reprise)-6 27 18 WHO’D SHE COO –•– The Ohio Players (Mercury)-15 28 25 DON’T GO BREAKING MY HEART –•– Elton John and Kiki Dee (Rocket)-14 29 32 IT’S O.K. –•– The Beach Boys (Brother)-7 30 40 FERNANDO –•– Abba (Atlantic)-5 31 34 GET THE FUNK OUT MA FACE –•– The Brothers Johnson (A&M)-8 32 52 LOVE’S SO RIGHT –•– The Bee Gees (RSO)-3 33 37 YOU ARE THE WOMAN –•– Firefall (Atlantic)-7 34 36 SUNRISE –•– Eric Carmen (Arista)-8 35 47 NADIA’S THEME (The Young and the Restless) –•– Barry DeVorzon and Perry Botkin Jr. (A&M)-6 36 46 LIKE A SAD SONG –•– John Denver (RCA)-4 37 41 THE BEST DISCO IN TOWN (Medley) –•– The Ritchie Family (Marlin)-6 38 45 DID YOU BOOGIE (With Your Baby) –•– Flash Cadillac and the Continental Kids (Private Stock)-6 39 43 YOU ARE MY STARSHIP –•– Norman Connors Featuring Michael Henderson (Buddah)-6 40 51 THE RUBBERBAND MAN –•– The Spinners (Atlantic)-4 OFF THE CHARTS 45 22 SHOWER THE PEOPLE –•– James Taylor (Warner Brothers)-14 46 28 HEAVEN MUST BE MISSING AN ANGEL (Part 1) –•– Tavares (Capitol)-18 49 29 LET ‘EM IN –•– Wings (Capitol)-14 57 31 THIS MASQUERADE –•– George Benson (Warner Brothers)-17 71 33 BABY, I LOVE YOUR WAY –•– Peter Frampton (A&M)-15 72 35 SUPERSTAR –•– Paul Davis (Bang)-9 75 39 DON’T STOP BELIEVIN’ –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-9 POWER PLAYS 41 42 TAKE A HAND –•– Rick Springfield (Chelsea)-7 42 50 QUEEN OF MY SOUL –•– The Average White Band (AWB) (Atlantic)-5 43 53 DON’T THINK….FEEL –•– Neil Diamond (Columbia)-4 44 57 JUST TO BE CLOSE TO YOU –•– The Commodores (Motown)-3 47 58 DO YOU FEEL LIKE WE DO –•– Peter Frampton (A&M)-3 48 68 MUSKRAT LOVE –•– The Captain and Tennille (A&M)-2 50 60 THIS ONE’S FOR YOU –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-3 DEBUTS THIS WEEK 58 — A DOSE OF ROCK ‘N’ ROLL –•– Ringo Starr (Atlantic)-1 77 — LOVE BALLAD –•– L.T.D. (A&M)-1 81 — TONIGHT’S THE NIGHT (Gonna Be Alright) –•– Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)-1 84 — JUMP –•– Aretha Franklin (Atlantic)-1 85 — LOVE ME –•– Yvonne Elliman (RSO)-1 89 — BRAND NEW LOVE AFFAIR –•– Jigsaw (Chelsea)-4 90 — DAYLIGHT –•– Vicki Sue Robinson (RCA)-1 95 — HERE’S SOME LOVE –•– Tanya Tucker (MCA)-1 98 — I CAN’T LIVE IN A DREAM –•– The Osmonds (Kolob)-1