US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 23rd October, 1976

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending October 23rd, 1976. Check out the top 100 artists of 70s here. You can also check the complete 1976 Top Singles here. chicago-if-you-leave-me-now-1976-5 chicago-if-you-leave-me-now-columbia TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart 1 4 IF YOU LEAVE ME NOW –•– Chicago (Columbia)-11 (1 week at #1) 2 1 DISCO DUCK (Part 1) –•– Rick Dees and His Cast Of Idiots (RSO)-11 3 2 A FIFTH OF BEETHOVEN –•– Walter Murphy and the Big Apple Band (Private Stock)-22 4 3 LOWDOWN –•– Boz Scaggs (Columbia)-17 5 6 STILL THE ONE –•– Orleans (Asylum)-13 6 5 PLAY THAT FUNKY MUSIC –•– Wild Cherry (Epic)-19 7 8 (Shake, Shake, Shake) SHAKE YOUR BOOTY –•– K.C and the Sunshine Band (T.K.)-16 8 9 SHE’S GONE –•– Daryl Hall and John Oates (Atlantic)-22 9 16 LOVE’S SO RIGHT –•– The Bee Gees (RSO)-6 10 11 ROCK’N ME –•– The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)-11 11 12 THAT’LL BE THE DAY –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)-10 12 13 I ONLY WANT TO BE WITH YOU –•– The Bay City Rollers (Arista)-8 13 14 MAGIC MAN –•– Heart (Mushroom)-15 14 7 DEVIL WOMAN –•– Cliff Richard (Rocket)-17 15 19 THE WRECK OF THE EDMUND FITZGERALD –•– Gordon Lightfoot (Reprise)-9 16 17 (Don’t Fear) THE REAPER –•– Blue Oyster Cult (Columbia)-13 17 18 BETH / DETROIT ROCK CITY –•– Kiss (Casablanca)-8 18 25 MUSKRAT LOVE –•– The Captain and Tennille (A&M)-5 19 22 NADIA’S THEME (The Young and the Restless) –•– Barry DeVorzon and Perry Botkin Jr. (A&M)-9 20 21 FERNANDO –•– Abba (Atlantic)-8 21 24 MORE THAN A FEELING –•– Boston (Epic)-6 22 23 YOU ARE THE WOMAN –•– Firefall (Atlantic)-10 23 26 JUST TO BE CLOSE TO YOU –•– The Commodores (Motown)-6 24 10 I’D REALLY LOVE TO SEE YOU TONIGHT –•– England Dan and John Ford Coley (Big Tree)-20 25 27 THE BEST DISCO IN TOWN (Medley) –•– The Ritchie Family (Marlin)-9 26 28 DO YOU FEEL LIKE WE DO –•– Peter Frampton (A&M)-6 27 29 THE RUBBERBAND MAN –•– The Spinners (Atlantic)-7 28 15 A LITTLE BIT MORE / A COUPLE MORE YEARS –•– Dr. Hook (Capitol)-19 29 30 DID YOU BOOGIE (With Your Baby) –•– Flash Cadillac and the Continental Kids (Private Stock)-9 30 32 THIS ONE’S FOR YOU –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-6 31 35 A DOSE OF ROCK ‘N’ ROLL –•– Ringo Starr (Atlantic)-4 32 34 YOU ARE MY STARSHIP –•– Norman Connors Featuring Michael Henderson (Buddah)-9 33 20 GETAWAY –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (Columbia)-15 34 33 GET THE FUNK OUT MA FACE –•– The Brothers Johnson (A&M)-11 35 42 TONIGHT’S THE NIGHT (Gonna Be Alright) –•– Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)-4 36 31 WHAM BAM SHANG-A-LANG –•– Silver (Arista)-19 37 36 WITH YOUR LOVE –•– Jefferson Starship (Grunt)-14 38 37 SAY YOU LOVE ME –•– Fleetwood Mac (Reprise)-17 39 43 YOU DON’T HAVE TO BE A STAR (To Be In My Show) –•– Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis Jr. (ABC)-7 40 38 DON’T GO BREAKING MY HEART –•– Elton John and Kiki Dee (Rocket)-17 OFF THE CHARTS 57 40 QUEEN OF MY SOUL –•– The Average White Band (AWB) (Atlantic)-8 58 39 SUMMER –•– War (United Artists)-16 POWER PLAYS 41 51 NICE ‘N’ NAASTY –•– The Salsoul Orchestra (Salsoul)-6 42 47 ANYTHING YOU WANT –•– John Valenti (Ariola America)-8 43 45 I GOT TO KNOW –•– Starbuck (Private Stock)-7 44 48 IT’S A LONG WAY THERE –•– The Little River Band (Harvest)-6 45 55 I NEVER CRY –•– Alice Cooper (Warner Brothers)-11 46 56 LOVE BALLAD –•– L.T.D. (A&M)-4 47 52 GIVE IT UP (Turn It Loose) –•– Tyrone Davis (Columbia)-5 48 58 NIGHTS ARE FOREVER WITHOUT YOU –•– England Dan and John Ford Coley (Big Tree)-3 50 54 IT’S ONLY LOVE –•– ZZ Top (London)-7 DEBUTS THIS WEEK 68 — YOU MAKE ME FEEL LIKE DANCING –•– Leo Sayer (Warner Brothers)-1 83 — LET’S GET IT TOGETHER –•– El Coco (AVI)-1 85 — AFTER THE LOVIN’ –•– Engelbert Humperdinck (Epic)-1 86 — CAR WASH –•– Rose Royce (MCA)-1 87 — KEEP ME CRYIN’ –•– Al Green (Hi)-1 88 — LIVIN’ THING –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (United Artists)-1 90 — DAZZ –•– Brick (Bang)-1 94 — FIND ‘EM, FOOL ‘EM AND FORGET ‘EM –•– Dobie Gray (Capricorn)-1 95 — DOWN TO LOVE TOWN –•– The Originals (Soul)-1 97 — FULL TIME THING (Between Dusk and Dawn) –•– Whirlwind (Roulette)-1 98 — PETER GUNN –•– Deodato (MCA)-1