US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 4th November, 1978

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending November 4th, 1978. Check out the top 100 artists of 70s here. You can also check the complete 1978 Top Singles here. anne-murray-you-needed-me-1978anne-murray-you-needed-me-1978-2 TW LW TITLE Artist (Label) -Weeks on Chart (Peak Position) 1 2 YOU NEEDED ME –•– Anne Murray (Capitol) -17 (1 week at #1) (1) 2 4 MacARTHUR PARK –•– Donna Summer (Casablanca) -9 (2) 3 3 REMINISCING –•– The Little River Band (Harvest) -15 (3) 4 7 DOUBLE VISION –•– Foreigner (Atlantic) -7 (4) 5 5 WHENEVER I CALL YOU “FRIEND” –•– Kenny Loggins (Columbia) -15 (5) 6 1 HOT CHILD IN THE CITY –•– Nick Gilder (Chrysalis) -22 (1) 7 6 KISS YOU ALL OVER –•– Exile (Warner Brothers / Curb) -18 (1) 8 9 HOW MUCH I FEEL –•– Ambrosia (Warner Brothers) -10 (8) 9 11 BEAST OF BURDEN –•– Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones) -9 (9) 10 13 GET OFF –•– Foxy (Dash) -16 (10) 11 8 LOVE IS IN THE AIR –•– John Paul Young (Scotti Brothers) -17 (7) 12 14 YOU NEVER DONE IT LIKE THAT –•– The Captain and Tennille (A&M) -14 (12) 13 15 READY TO TAKE A CHANCE AGAIN –•– Barry Manilow (Arista) -8 (13) 14 16 WHO ARE YOU –•– The Who (MCA) -11 (14) 15 18 I LOVE THE NIGHT LIFE (Disco ‘Round) –•– Alicia Bridges (Polydor) -18 (15) 16 22 I JUST WANNA STOP –•– Gino Vannelli (A&M) -9 (16) 17 10 BOOGIE OOGIE OOGIE –•– A Taste Of Honey (Capitol) -20 (1) 18 19 TALKING IN YOUR SLEEP –•– Crystal Gayle (United Artists) -15 (18) 19 24 TIME PASSAGES –•– Al Stewart (Arista) -6 (19) 20 21 IT’S A LAUGH –•– Daryl Hall and John Oates (RCA) -11 (20) 21 40 ALIVE AGAIN –•– Chicago (Columbia) -3 (21) 22 35 STRANGE WAY –•– Firefall (Atlantic) -6 (22) 23 25 SHARING THE NIGHT TOGETHER –•– Dr. Hook (Capitol) -8 (23) 24 26 DANCE (Disco Heat) –•– Sylvester (Fantasy) -12 (24) 25 31 BLUE COLLAR MAN (Long Nights) –•– Styx (A&M) -8 (25) 26 46 (Our Love) DON’T THROW IT ALL AWAY –•– Andy Gibb (RSO) -4 (26) 27 28 PRISONER OF YOUR LOVE –•– Player (RSO) -9 (27) 28 33 SWEET LIFE –•– Paul Davis (Bang) -11 (28) 29 32 STRAIGHT ON –•– Heart (Portrait) -7 (29) 30 30 TOOK THE LAST TRAIN –•– David Gates (Elektra) -13 (30) 31 48 YOU DON’T BRING ME FLOWERS –•– Barbra and Neil (Columbia) -2 (31) 32 38 DON’T WANT TO LIVE WITHOUT IT –•– Pablo Cruise (A&M) -8 (32) 33 37 CHANGE OF HEART –•– Eric Carmen (Arista) -8 (33) 34 43 ONE NATION UNDER A GROOVE (Part 1) –•– Funkadelic (Warner Brothers) -8 (34) 35 36 THEMES FROM “THE WIZARD OF OZ” (Medley) –•– Meco (Millenium) -9 (35) 36 39 EVERYBODY NEEDS LOVE –•– Stephen Bishop (ABC) -8 (36) 37 12 SUMMER NIGHTS –•– John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John and Cast (RSO) -14 (5) 38 42 FLYING HIGH –•– The Commodores (Motown) -7 (38) 39 27 SHE’S ALWAYS A WOMAN –•– Billy Joel (Columbia) -13 (17) 40 52 THE POWER OF GOLD –•– Dan Fogelberg / Tim Weisberg (Full Moon) -4 (40) OFF THE CHARTS 50 20 DON’T LOOK BACK –•– Boston (Epic) -12 (4) 74 23 BACK IN THE U.S.A. –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum) -12 (16) 78 29 I WILL STILL LOVE YOU –•– Stonebolt (Parachute) -14 (29) 79 34 HOPELESSLY DEVOTED TO YOU –•– Olivia Newton-John (RSO) -18 (3) POWER PLAYS 42 58 HOW YOU GONNA SEE ME NOW –•– Alice Cooper (Warner Brothers) -3 (42) 43 44 CHAMPAGNE JAM –•– The Atlanta Rhythm Section (Polydor) -8 (43) 44 45 GOT TO HAVE LOVING –•– Don Ray (Polydor) -7 (44) 45 49 WAVELENGTH –•– Van Morrison (Warner Brothers) -8 (45) 46 56 THIS IS LOVE –•– Paul Anka (RCA) -5 (46) 47 51 RAINING IN MY HEART –•– Leo Sayer (Warner Brothers) -6 (47) 48 54 LIKE A SUNDAY IN SALEM (The Amos & Andy Song) –•– Gene Cotton (Ariola America) -6 (48) 49 53 DREADLOCK HOLIDAY –•– 10cc (Polydor) -6 (49) DEBUTS THIS WEEK 69 — MY LIFE –•– Billy Joel (Columbia) -1 (69) 82 — BLAME IT ON THE BOOGIE –•– The Jacksons (Epic) -1 (82) 83 — MARY JANE –•– Rick James (Gordy) -1 (83) 84 — THE GAMBLER –•– Kenny Rogers (United Artists) -1 (84) 85 — HOLD ME, TOUCH ME –•– Paul Stanley (Casablanca) -1 (85) 87 — LOVE ME AGAIN / THE JEALOUS KIND –•– Rita Coolidge (A&M) -1 (87) 89 — DRIFTWOOD –•– The Moody Blues (London) -1 (89) 90 — SUBSTITUTE –•– Clout (Epic) -8 (67) 91 — TAKE ME TO THE RIVER –•– The Talking Heads (Sire) -1 (91) 93 — (You Got To Walk and) DON’T LOOK BACK –•– Peter Tosh (Rolling Stones) -1 (93) 95 — ONLY YOU –•– Loleatta Holloway and Bunny Sigler (Gold Mind) -1 (95) 96 — SOFT AND WET –•– Prince (Warner Brothers) -1 (96)