US Top 40 Singles Week Ending 2nd December, 1978

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending December 2nd, 1978. Check out the top 100 artists of 70s here. For the US 1978 Top 40 Singles, you can also view it here. barbra-streisand-duet-with-neil-diamond-you-dont-bring-me-flowers-cbs barbra-and-neil-you-dont-bring-me-flowers-columbia TW LW TITLE Artist (Label) -Weeks on Chart (Peak Position) 1 4 YOU DON’T BRING ME FLOWERS –•– Barbra and Neil (Columbia) -6 (1 week at #1) (1) 2 1 MacARTHUR PARK –•– Donna Summer (Casablanca) -13 (1) 3 3 HOW MUCH I FEEL –•– Ambrosia (Warner Brothers) -14 (3) 4 6 LE FREAK –•– Chic (Atlantic) -6 (4) 5 7 I JUST WANNA STOP –•– Gino Vannelli (A&M) -13 (5) 6 2 DOUBLE VISION –•– Foreigner (Atlantic) -11 (2) 7 8 I LOVE THE NIGHT LIFE (Disco ‘Round) –•– Alicia Bridges (Polydor) -22 (7) 8 9 TIME PASSAGES –•– Al Stewart (Arista) -10 (8) 9 16 MY LIFE –•– Billy Joel (Columbia) -5 (9) 10 12 SHARING THE NIGHT TOGETHER –•– Dr. Hook (Capitol) -12 (10) 11 13 (Our Love) DON’T THROW IT ALL AWAY –•– Andy Gibb (RSO) -8 (11) 12 14 STRANGE WAY –•– Firefall (Atlantic) -10 (12) 13 5 YOU NEEDED ME –•– Anne Murray (Capitol) -21 (1) 14 15 ALIVE AGAIN –•– Chicago (Columbia) -7 (14) 15 17 Y.M.C.A. –•– The Village People (Casblanca) -7 (15) 16 31 TOO MUCH HEAVEN –•– The Bee Gees (RSO) -3 (16) 17 20 STRAIGHT ON –•– Heart (Portrait) -11 (17) 18 23 HOLD THE LINE –•– Toto (Columbia) -9 (18) 19 25 CHANGE OF HEART –•– Eric Carmen (Arista) -12 (19) 20 22 SWEET LIFE –•– Paul Davis (Bang) -15 (20) 21 24 DON’T WANT TO LIVE WITHOUT IT –•– Pablo Cruise (A&M) -12 (21) 22 26 HOW YOU GONNA SEE ME NOW –•– Alice Cooper (Warner Brothers) -7 (22) 23 11 READY TO TAKE A CHANCE AGAIN –•– Barry Manilow (Arista) -12 (11) 24 29 OOH BABY BABY –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum) -4 (24) 25 27 THE POWER OF GOLD –•– Dan Fogelberg / Tim Weisberg (Full Moon) -8 (25) 26 10 YOU NEVER DONE IT LIKE THAT –•– The Captain and Tennille (A&M) -18 (10) 27 30 PART-TIME LOVE –•– Elton John (MCA) -4 (27) 28 18 HOT CHILD IN THE CITY –•– Nick Gilder (Chrysalis) -26 (1) 29 37 WE’VE GOT TONITE –•– Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band (Capitol) -6 (29) 30 34 I’M EVERY WOMAN –•– Chaka Khan (Warner Brothers) -9 (30) 31 19 DANCE (Disco Heat) –•– Sylvester (Fantasy) -16 (19) 32 40 PROMISES / WATCH OUT FOR LUCY –•– Eric Clapton and His Band (RSO) -8 (32) 33 28 ONE NATION UNDER A GROOVE (Part 1) –•– Funkadelic (Warner Brothers) -12 (33) 34 42 NEW YORK GROOVE –•– Ace Frehley (Casablanca) -8 (34) 35 36 THIS IS LOVE –•– Paul Anka (RCA) -9 (35) 36 21 BLUE COLLAR MAN (Long Nights) –•– Styx (A&M) -12 (21) 37 39 RUN FOR HOME –•– Lindisfarne (Atco) -10 (37) 38 51 EVERY 1’S A WINNER –•– Hot Chocolate (Infinity) -4 (38) 39 41 THERE’LL NEVER BE –•– Switch (Gordy) -9 (39) 40 43 INSTANT REPLAY –•– Dan Hartman (Blue Sky) -8 (40) OFF THE CHARTS 45 33 KISS YOU ALL OVER –•– Exile (Warner Brothers / Curb) -22 (1) 59 32 EVERYBODY NEEDS LOVE –•– Stephen Bishop (ABC) -12 (32) 61 35 WHENEVER I CALL YOU “FRIEND” –•– Kenny Loggins (Columbia) -19 (5) 74 38 ON THE SHELF –•– Donny and Marie Osmond (Polydor / Kolob) -9 (38) POWER PLAYS 41 45 BICYCLE RACE / FAT BOTTOMED GIRLS –•– Queen (Elektra) -4 (41) 42 47 CAN YOU FOOL –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol) -7 (42) 43 46 FUN TIME –•– Joe Cocker (Asylum) -7 (43) 44 49 MY BEST FRIEND’S GIRL –•– The Cars (Asylum) -7 (44) 46 50 HERE COMES THE NIGHT –•– Nick Gilder (Chrysalis) -6 (46) 47 52 I WILL BE IN LOVE WITH YOU –•– Livingston Taylor (Epic) -7 (47) 48 48 FOREVER AUTUMN –•– Justin Hayward (Columbia) -9 (48) 49 56 DON’T HOLD BACK –•– Chanson (Ariola America) -4 (49) 50 60 I WAS MADE FOR DANCIN’ –•– Leif Garrett (Scotti Brothers) -4 (50) DEBUTS THIS WEEK 78 — GOT TO BE REAL –•– Cheryl Lynn (Columbia) -1 (78) 79 — HOME AND DRY –•– Gerry Rafferty (United Artists) -1 (79) 84 — RADIOACTIVE –•– Gene Simmons (Casablanca) -1 (84) 85 — MILES AWAY –•– Fotomaker (Atlantic) -1 (85) 86 — EASY DRIVER –•– Kenny Loggins (Columbia) -1 (86) 88 — MANANA –•– Jimmy Buffett (ABC) -1 (88) 90 — LIGHT THE SKY ON FIRE –•– Jefferson Starship (Grunt) -1 (90)