US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending February 17, 1979

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending February 17th, 1979. Check out the top 100 artists of 70s here. You can also view the entire 1979 chart here. rod-stewart-da-ya-think-im-sexy-1978-7 rod-stewart-da-ya-think-im-sexy-1978-9 TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart (Peak Position) 1 1 DA YA THINK I’M SEXY –•– Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)-9 (2 weeks at #1) (1) 2 2 Y.M.C.A. –•– The Village People (Casblanca)-18 (2) 3 4 A LITTLE MORE LOVE –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-13 (3) 4 5 FIRE –•– The Pointer Sisters (Planet)-15 (4) 5 7 I WILL SURVIVE –•– Gloria Gaynor (Polydor)-10 (5) 6 6 EVERY 1’S A WINNER –•– Hot Chocolate (Infinity)-15 (6) 7 3 LE FREAK –•– Chic (Atlantic)-17 (1) 8 10 LOTTA LOVE –•– Nicolette Larson (Warner Brothers)-13 (8) 9 11 SOMEWHERE IN THE NIGHT –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-10 (9) 10 12 I WAS MADE FOR DANCIN’ –•– Leif Garrett (Scotti Brothers)-15 (10) 11 8 SEPTEMBER –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (ARC)-14 (8) 12 14 GOT TO BE REAL –•– Cheryl Lynn (Columbia)-12 (12) 13 15 SHAKE IT –•– Ian Matthews (Mushroom)-14 (13) 14 16 SOUL MAN –•– The Blues Brothers (Atlantic)-11 (14) 15 17 HEAVEN KNOWS –•– Donna Summer with Brooklyn Dreams (Casablanca)-6 (15) 16 18 NO TELL LOVER –•– Chicago (Columbia)-9 (16) 17 20 BLUE MORNING, BLUE DAY –•– Foreigner (Atlantic)-9 (17) 18 19 THE GAMBLER –•– Kenny Rogers (United Artists)-16 (18) 19 29 TRAGEDY –•– Bee Gees (RSO)-2 (19) 20 22 DON’T CRY OUT LOUD –•– Melissa Manchester (Arista)-14 (20) 21 24 SHAKE YOUR GROOVE THING –•– Peaches and Herb (Polydor)-9 (21) 22 25 DANCIN’ SHOES –•– Nigel Olsson (Bang)-10 (22) 23 9 TOO MUCH HEAVEN –•– Bee Gees (RSO)-14 (1) 24 30 EVERY TIME I THINK OF YOU –•– The Babys (Chrysalis)-7 (24) 25 27 BABY I’M BURNIN’ –•– Dolly Parton (RCA)-11 (25) 26 31 LADY –•– The Little River Band (Harvest)-7 (26) 27 32 WHAT A FOOL BELIEVES –•– The Doobie Brothers (Warner Brothers)-5 (27) 28 33 WHAT YOU WON’T DO FOR LOVE –•– Bobby Caldwell (Clouds)-9 (28) 29 26 TAKE ME TO THE RIVER –•– The Talking Heads (Sire)-16 (26) 30 37 I JUST FALL IN LOVE AGAIN –•– Anne Murray (Capitol)-4 (30) 31 38 CRAZY LOVE –•– Poco (ABC)-5 (31) 32 23 MY LIFE –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-16 (3) 33 47 SULTANS OF SWING –•– Dire Straits (Warner Brothers)-2 (33) 34 40 HAVEN’T STOP DANCING YET –•– Gonzalez (Capitol)-7 (34) 35 13 NEW YORK GROOVE –•– Ace Frehley (Casablanca)-19 (13) 36 42 STORMY –•– Santana (Columbia)-7 (36) 37 39 YOU CAN DO IT –•– Dobie Gray (Infinity)-9 (37) 38 45 SONG ON THE RADIO –•– Al Stewart (Arista)-4 (38) 39 46 FOREVER IN BLUE JEANS –•– Neil Diamond (Columbia)-4 (39) 40 44 YOU MAKE ME FEEL (Mighty Real) –•– Sylvester (Fantasy)-6 (40) OFF THE CHARTS 43 21 DON’T HOLD BACK –•– Chanson (Ariola America)-15 (21) 51 28 HOME AND DRY –•– Gerry Rafferty (United Artists)-12 (28) 52 34 HOLD THE LINE –•– Toto (Columbia)-20 (5) 60 35 OOH BABY BABY –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)-15 (7) POWER PLAYS 41 41 RENEGADE –•– Styx (A&M)-7 (41) 42 49 STUMBLIN’ IN –•– Suzi Quatro and Chris Norman (RSO)-4 (42) 44 51 KNOCK ON WOOD –•– Amii Stewart (Ariola America)-4 (44) 45 54 MAYBE I’M A FOOL –•– Eddie Money (Columbia)-4 (45) 46 52 I GO TO RIO –•– Pablo Cruise (A&M)-6 (46) 47 53 EVERY WHICH WAY BUT LOOSE –•– Eddie Rabbitt (Elektra)-5 (47) 48 50 YOU STEPPED INTO MY LIFE –•– Melba Moore (Epic)-5 (48) 49 55 I DON’T KNOW IF IT’S RIGHT –•– Evelyn “Champagne” King (RCA)-7 (49) 50 57 GOODBYE, I LOVE YOU –•– Firefall (Atlantic)-5 (50) DEBUTS THIS WEEK 81 — SINNER MAN –•– Sarah Dash (Kirshner)-1 (81) 82 — SHAKE YOUR BODY (Down To the Ground) –•– The Jacksons (Epic)-1 (82) 84 — HEART OF GLASS –•– Blondie (Chysalis)-1 (84) 85 — KEEP ON DANCIN’ –•– Gary’s Gang (Columbia)-1 (85) 86 — WHEELS OF LIFE –•– Gino Vannelli (A&M)-1 (86) 87 — DON’T STOP ME NOW –•– Queen (Elektra)-1 (87) 88 — THE MAN WITH THE CHILD IN HIS EYES –•– Kate Bush (EMI-America)-1 (88) 89 — SOUVENIRS –•– Voyage (Marlin)-1 (89) 90 — I GOT MY MIND MADE UP (You Can Get It Girl) –•– Instant Funk (Salsoul)-1 (90)