US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 16th October, 1976

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending October 16th, 1976. Check out the top 100 artists of 70s here. For the US 1976 Top 40 Singles, you can also view it here. rick-dees-and-his-cast-of-idiots-disco-duck-part-1-rso-2rick-dees-and-his-cast-of-idiots-disco-duck-part-i-rso TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart 1 4 DISCO DUCK (Part 1) –•– Rick Dees and His Cast Of Idiots (RSO)-10 (1 week at #1) 2 1 A FIFTH OF BEETHOVEN –•– Walter Murphy and the Big Apple Band (Private Stock)-21 3 3 LOWDOWN –•– Boz Scaggs (Columbia)-16 4 5 IF YOU LEAVE ME NOW –•– Chicago (Columbia)-10 5 2 PLAY THAT FUNKY MUSIC –•– Wild Cherry (Epic)-18 6 7 STILL THE ONE –•– Orleans (Asylum)-12 7 6 DEVIL WOMAN –•– Cliff Richard (Rocket)-16 8 9 (Shake, Shake, Shake) SHAKE YOUR BOOTY –•– K.C and the Sunshine Band (T.K.)-15 9 10 SHE’S GONE –•– Daryl Hall and John Oates (Atlantic)-21 10 8 I’D REALLY LOVE TO SEE YOU TONIGHT –•– England Dan and John Ford Coley (Big Tree)-19 11 13 ROCK’N ME –•– The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)-10 12 14 THAT’LL BE THE DAY –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)-9 13 17 I ONLY WANT TO BE WITH YOU –•– The Bay City Rollers (Arista)-7 14 16 MAGIC MAN –•– Heart (Mushroom)-14 15 11 A LITTLE BIT MORE / A COUPLE MORE YEARS –•– Dr. Hook (Capitol)-18 16 23 LOVE’S SO RIGHT –•– The Bee Gees (RSO)-5 17 19 (Don’t Fear) THE REAPER –•– Blue Oyster Cult (Columbia)-12 18 20 BETH / DETROIT ROCK CITY –•– Kiss (Casablanca)-7 19 21 THE WRECK OF THE EDMUND FITZGERALD –•– Gordon Lightfoot (Reprise)-8 20 12 GETAWAY –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (Columbia)-14 21 24 FERNANDO –•– Abba (Atlantic)-7 22 28 NADIA’S THEME (The Young and the Restless) –•– Barry DeVorzon and Perry Botkin Jr. (A&M)-8 23 27 YOU ARE THE WOMAN –•– Firefall (Atlantic)-9 24 45 MORE THAN A FEELING –•– Boston (Epic)-5 25 32 MUSKRAT LOVE –•– The Captain and Tennille (A&M)-4 26 37 JUST TO BE CLOSE TO YOU –•– The Commodores (Motown)-5 27 31 THE BEST DISCO IN TOWN (Medley) –•– The Ritchie Family (Marlin)-8 28 39 DO YOU FEEL LIKE WE DO –•– Peter Frampton (A&M)-5 29 35 THE RUBBERBAND MAN –•– The Spinners (Atlantic)-6 30 34 DID YOU BOOGIE (With Your Baby) –•– Flash Cadillac and the Continental Kids (Private Stock)-8 31 18 WHAM BAM SHANG-A-LANG –•– Silver (Arista)-18 32 40 THIS ONE’S FOR YOU –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-5 33 30 GET THE FUNK OUT MA FACE –•– The Brothers Johnson (A&M)-10 34 38 YOU ARE MY STARSHIP –•– Norman Connors Featuring Michael Henderson (Buddah)-8 35 44 A DOSE OF ROCK ‘N’ ROLL –•– Ringo Starr (Atlantic)-3 36 22 WITH YOUR LOVE –•– Jefferson Starship (Grunt)-13 37 15 SAY YOU LOVE ME –•– Fleetwood Mac (Reprise)-16 38 33 DON’T GO BREAKING MY HEART –•– Elton John and Kiki Dee (Rocket)-16 39 25 SUMMER –•– War (United Artists)-15 40 42 QUEEN OF MY SOUL –•– The Average White Band (AWB) (Atlantic)-7 OFF THE CHARTS 41 29 IT’S O.K. –•– The Beach Boys (Brother)-9 44 26 ONE LOVE IN MY LIFETIME –•– Diana Ross (Motown)-11 46 36 LIKE A SAD SONG –•– John Denver (RCA)-6 POWER PLAYS 42 71 TONIGHT’S THE NIGHT (Gonna Be Alright) –•– Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)-3 43 48 YOU DON’T HAVE TO BE A STAR (To Be In My Show) –•– Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis Jr. (ABC)-6 45 47 I GOT TO KNOW –•– Starbuck (Private Stock)-6 47 49 ANYTHING YOU WANT –•– John Valenti (Ariola America)-7 48 59 IT’S A LONG WAY THERE –•– The Little River Band (Harvest)-5 49 50 MESSAGE IN OUR MUSIC –•– The O’Jays (Philadelphia International)-6 DEBUTS THIS WEEK 70 — HELLO OLD FRIEND –•– Eric Clapton (RSO)-1 81 — CALIFORNIA DAY –•– The Starland Vocal Band (Windsong)-1 84 — IF I ONLY COULD –•– The Rowans (Asylum)-1 85 — SHAKE YOUR RUMP TO THE FUNK –•– The Bar-Kays (Mercury)-1 86 — YOU OUGHT TO BE HAVIN’ FUN –•– The Tower Of Power (Columbia)-1 87 — THE RAVEN –•– The Alan Parsons Project (20th Century)-1 88 — GROOVY PEOPLE / THIS SONG WILL LAST FOREVER –•– Lou Rawls (Philadelphia International)-1 90 — BREEZIN’ –•– George Benson (Warner Brothers)-1