US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 17th December, 1977

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending December 17th, 1977. Check out the top 100 artists of 70s here. Make sure to also check the 1977’s Top 40 Singles here. debby-boone-you-light-up-my-life-warner-bros-2debby-boone-you-light-up-my-life-warner-bros-curb TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart (Peak Position) 1 1 YOU LIGHT UP MY LIFE –•– Debby Boone (Warner Brothers / Curb)-16 (10 weeks at #1) (1) 2 3 HOW DEEP IS YOUR LOVE –•– The Bee Gees (RSO)-13 (2) 3 4 BLUE BAYOU –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)-15 (3) 4 2 DON’T IT MAKE MY BROWN EYES BLUE –•– Crystal Gayle (United Artists)-19 (2) 5 5 IT’S SO EASY –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)-11 (5) 6 8 (Every Time I Turn Around) BACK IN LOVE AGAIN –•– L.T.D. (A&M)-10 (6) 7 7 WE’RE ALL ALONE –•– Rita Coolidge (A&M)-14 (7) 8 11 BABY COME BACK –•– Player (RSO)-12 (8) 9 10 YOU MAKE LOVING FUN –•– Fleetwood Mac (Warner Brothers)-10 (9) 10 12 HERE YOU COME AGAIN –•– Dolly Parton (RCA)-10 (10) 11 13 SENTIMENTAL LADY –•– Bob Welch (Capitol)-10 (11) 12 9 BABY, WHAT A BIG SUPRISE –•– Chicago (Columbia)-13 (4) 13 15 SLIP SLIDIN’ AWAY –•– Paul Simon (Columbia)-10 (13) 14 16 ISN’T IT TIME –•– The Babys (Chrysalis)-11 (14) 15 17 YOU CAN’T TURN ME OFF (In the Middle Of Turning Me On) –•– High Inergy (Gordy)-14 (15) 16 18 COME SAIL AWAY –•– Styx (A&M)-13 (16) 17 19 YOU’RE IN MY HEART (The Final Acclaim) –•– Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)-8 (17) 18 20 SWINGTOWN –•– The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)-10 (18) 19 22 HEY DEANIE –•– Shaun Cassidy (Warner Brothers / Curb)-6 (19) 20 21 YOUR SMILING FACE –•– James Taylor (Columbia)-12 (20) 21 6 HEAVEN ON THE 7th FLOOR –•– Paul Nicholas (RSO)-18 (6) 22 26 WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS / WE WILL ROCK YOU –•– Queen (Elektra)-9 (22) 23 25 I GO CRAZY –•– Paul Davis (Bang)-17 (23) 24 14 BOOGIE NIGHTS –•– Heatwave (Epic)-22 (2) 25 29 RUNAROUND SUE –•– Leif Garrett (Atlantic)-6 (25) 26 28 SERPENTINE FIRE –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (Columbia)-8 (26) 27 27 SHE’S NOT THERE –•– Santana (Columbia)-11 (27) 28 30 MY WAY –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-6 (28) 29 34 SHORT PEOPLE –•– Randy Newman (Warner Brothers)-6 (29) 30 31 THE WAY I FEEL TONIGHT –•– The Bay City Rollers (Arista)-10 (30) 31 32 JUST THE WAY YOU ARE –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-6 (31) 32 36 TURN TO STONE –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (Jet)-5 (32) 33 35 GETTIN’ READY FOR LOVE –•– Diana Ross (Motown)-7 (33) 34 24 IT’S ECSTACY WHEN YOU LAY DOWN NEXT TO ME –•– Barry White (20th Century)-18 (4) 35 37 DANCE, DANCE, DANCE (Yowsah, Yowsah, Yowsah) –•– Chic (Atlantic)-8 (35) 36 38 DON’T LET ME BE MISUNDERSTOOD –•– Santa Esmerelda Starring Leroy Gomez (Casablanca)-7 (36) 37 39 (Love Is) THICKER THAN WATER –•– Andy Gibb (RSO)-7 (37) 38 41 POINT OF NO RETURN –•– Kansas (Kirshner)-6 (38) 39 40 AS –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-7 (39) 40 42 NATIVE NEW YORKER –•– Odyssey (RCA)-6 (40) OFF THE CHARTS 51 23 GONE TOO FAR –•– England Dan and John Ford Coley (Big Tree)-12 (23) 53 33 WE JUST DISAGREE –•– Dave Mason (Columbia)-16 (12) POWER PLAYS 41 46 GIRLS’ SCHOOL / MULL OF KINTYRE –•– Paul McCartney and Wings (Capitol)-5 (41) 42 47 DESIREE –•– Neil Diamond (Columbia)-3 (42) 43 43 CALLING OCCUPANTS OF INTERPLANETARY CRAFT –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-11 (32) 44 45 BLOAT ON (Featuring the Bloaters) –•– Cheech and Chong (Ode)-6 (44) 45 50 EMOTION –•– Samantha Sang (Private Stock)-5 (45) 46 57 (You’re My) SOUL AND INSPIRATION –•– Donny and Marie (Polydor / Kolob)-5 (46) 48 54 IF YOU’RE NOT BACK IN LOVE BY MONDAY –•– Millie Jackson (Spring)-5 (48) 49 60 PEG –•– Steely Dan (ABC)-5 (49) 50 64 SOMETIMES WHEN WE TOUCH –•– Dan Hill (20th Century)-4 (50) DEBUTS THIS WEEK 77 — TOO HOT TA TROT –•– The Commodores (Motown)-1 (77) 84 — SWEET MUSIC MAN –•– Kenny Rogers (United Artists)-1 (84) 85 — FFUN –•– Con Funk Shun (Mercury)-1 (85) 87 — I LOVE YOU –•– Donna Summer (Casablanca)-1 (87) 88 — THUNDER ISLAND –•– Jay Ferguson (Asylum)-1 (88) 89 — HAPPY ANNIVERSARY –•– The Little River Band (Harvest)-1 (89) 90 — IF IT DON’T FIT, DON’T FORCE IT –•– Kellee Patterson (Shady Brook)-1 (90) 93 — GOODBYE GIRL –•– David Gates (Elektra)-1 (93) 95 — DON’T LET IT SHOW –•– The Alan Parsons Project (Arista)-1 (95)