US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 18th February, 1978

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending February 18th, 1978. Check out the top 100 artists of 70s here. You can also view the entire 1978 chart here. TW LW TITLE Artist (Label) -Weeks on Chart (Peak Position) the-bee-gees-stayin-alive-rso-3 bee-gees-stayin-alive-rso 1 1 STAYIN’ ALIVE –•– The Bee Gees (RSO) -11 (3 weeks at #1) (1) 2 3 (Love Is) THICKER THAN WATER –•– Andy Gibb (RSO) -16 (2) 3 5 JUST THE WAY YOU ARE –•– Billy Joel (Columbia) -15 (3) 4 4 WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS / WE WILL ROCK YOU –•– Queen (Elektra) -18 (4) 5 6 SOMETIMES WHEN WE TOUCH –•– Dan Hill (20th Century) -13 (5) 6 8 EMOTION –•– Samantha Sang (Private Stock) -14 (6) 7 9 DANCE, DANCE, DANCE (Yowsah, Yowsah, Yowsah) –•– Chic (Atlantic) -17 (7) 8 2 SHORT PEOPLE –•– Randy Newman (Warner Brothers) -15 (2) 9 7 BABY COME BACK –•– Player (RSO) -21 (1) 10 10 HOW DEEP IS YOUR LOVE –•– The Bee Gees (RSO) -22 (1) 11 18 LAY DOWN SALLY –•– Eric Clapton (RSO) -7 (11) 12 14 I GO CRAZY –•– Paul Davis (Bang) -26 (12) 13 15 PEG –•– Steely Dan (ABC) -14 (13) 14 20 THEME FROM “CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND” –•– John Williams (Arista) -9 (14) 15 17 DON’T LET ME BE MISUNDERSTOOD –•– Santa Esmerelda Starring Leroy Gomez (Casablanca) -16 (15) 16 11 YOU’RE IN MY HEART (The Final Acclaim) –•– Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers) -17 (4) 17 32 NIGHT FEVER –•– The Bee Gees (RSO) -3 (17) 18 19 WHAT’S YOUR NAME –•– Lynyrd Skynyrd (MCA) -12 (18) 19 27 THUNDER ISLAND –•– Jay Ferguson (Asylum) -10 (19) 20 21 LONG, LONG WAY FROM HOME –•– Foreigner (Atlantic) -11 (20) 21 22 NATIVE NEW YORKER –•– Odyssey (RCA) -15 (21) 22 28 THE NAME OF THE GAME –•– Abba (Atlantic) -9 (22) 23 25 FFUN –•– Con Funk Shun (Mercury) -10 (23) 24 24 TOO HOT TA TROT –•– The Commodores (Motown) -10 (24) 25 26 THEME FROM CLOSE ENCOUNTERS –•– Meco (Millennium) -7 (25) 26 29 HAPPY ANNIVERSARY –•– The Little River Band (Harvest) -10 (26) 27 16 DESIREE –•– Neil Diamond (Columbia) -12 (16) 28 34 THE WAY YOU DO THE THINGS YOU DO –•– Rita Coolidge (A&M) -6 (28) 29 33 WONDERFUL WORLD –•– Art Garfunkel with James Taylor and Paul Simon (Columbia) -5 (29) 30 31 STREET CORNER SERENADE –•– Wet Willie (Epic) -12 (30) 31 13 SERPENTINE FIRE –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (Columbia) -17 (13) 32 35 FALLING –•– LeBlanc and Carr (Big Tree) -19 (32) 33 36 ALWAYS AND FOREVER –•– Heatwave (Epic) -7 (33) 34 45 CAN’T SMILE WITHOUT YOU –•– Barry Manilow (Arista) -3 (34) 35 38 OUR LOVE –•– Natalie Cole (Capitol) -6 (35) 36 39 JACK AND JILL –•– Raydio (Arista) -6 (36) 37 43 GOODBYE GIRL –•– David Gates (Elektra) -10 (37) 38 46 DUST IN THE WIND –•– Kansas (Kirshner) -4 (38) 39 40 GALAXY –•– War (MCA) -7 (39) 40 42 BREAKDOWN –•– Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers (Shelter) -16 (40) OFF THE CHARTS 42 12 HEY DEANIE –•– Shaun Cassidy (Warner Brothers / Curb) -15 (7) 45 23 TURN TO STONE –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (Jet) -14 (13) 47 30 LOVELY DAY –•– Bill Withers (Columbia) -11 (30) 51 37 I LOVE YOU –•– Donna Summer (Casablanca) -10 (37) POWER PLAYS 41 52 POOR POOR PITIFUL ME –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum) -4 (41) 43 53 EBONY EYES –•– Bob Welch (Capitol) -4 (43) 44 50 LADY LOVE –•– Lou Rawls (Philadelphia International) -5 (44) 46 49 MIND BENDER –•– Stillwater (Capricorn) -12 (46) 48 58 LET IT GO, LET IT FLOW –•– Dave Mason (Columbia) -5 (48) 49 60 EVERYBODY LOVES A RAIN SONG –•– B.J. Thomas (MCA) -5 (49) 50 63 THEME SONG FROM “WHICH WAY IS UP” / DISCO RUFUS –•– Stargard (MCA) -4 (50) DEBUTS THIS WEEK 78 — SWEET TALKIN’ WOMAN –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (Jet) -1 (78) 81 — LOVE IS LIKE OXYGEN –•– Sweet (Capitol) -1 (81) 82 — DISCO INFERNO –•– The Trammps (Atlantic) -10 (53) 85 — LET’S LIVE TOGETHER –•– Cazz (Number One) -1 (85) 86 — THE CLOSER I GET TO YOU –•– Roberta Flack with Donny Hathaway (Atlantic) -1 (86) 88 — FOOLING YOURSELF (The Angry Young Man) –•– Styx (A&M) -1 (88) 94 — MORE THAN A WOMAN –•– Tavares (Capitol) -8 (86) 98 — PSYCHO KILLER –•– The Talking Heads (Sire) -1 (98)