US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending March 24, 1979

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending March 24th, 1979. Check out the top 100 artists of 70s here. Curious to see the entire chart for this year? View the 1979 US Top Singles here. bee-gees-tragedy-rso-4 bee-gees-tragedy-1979-8 TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart (Peak Position) 1 2 TRAGEDY –•– Bee Gees (RSO)-7 (1 week at #1) (1) 2 1 I WILL SURVIVE –•– Gloria Gaynor (Polydor)-15 (1) 3 6 WHAT A FOOL BELIEVES –•– The Doobie Brothers (Warner Brothers)-10 (3) 4 4 HEAVEN KNOWS –•– Donna Summer with Brooklyn Dreams (Casablanca)-11 (4) 5 5 SHAKE YOUR GROOVE THING –•– Peaches and Herb (Polydor)-14 (5) 6 3 DA YA THINK I’M SEXY –•– Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)-14 (1) 7 8 SULTANS OF SWING –•– Dire Straits (Warner Brothers)-7 (7) 8 7 FIRE –•– The Pointer Sisters (Planet)-20 (2) 9 10 WHAT YOU WON’T DO FOR LOVE –•– Bobby Caldwell (Clouds)-14 (9) 10 9 A LITTLE MORE LOVE –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-18 (3) 11 11 DON’T CRY OUT LOUD –•– Melissa Manchester (Arista)-19 (11) 12 14 LADY –•– The Little River Band (Harvest)-12 (12) 13 13 EVERY TIME I THINK OF YOU –•– The Babys (Chrysalis)-12 (13) 14 16 BIG SHOT –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-7 (14) 15 17 KNOCK ON WOOD –•– Amii Stewart (Ariola America)-9 (15) 16 18 I JUST FALL IN LOVE AGAIN –•– Anne Murray (Capitol)-9 (16) 17 22 STUMBLIN’ IN –•– Suzi Quatro and Chris Norman (RSO)-9 (17) 18 19 CRAZY LOVE –•– Poco (ABC)-10 (18) 19 23 MUSIC BOX DANCER –•– Frank Mills (Polydor)-9 (19) 20 21 FOREVER IN BLUE JEANS –•– Neil Diamond (Columbia)-9 (20) 21 26 HEART OF GLASS –•– Blondie (Chysalis)-6 (21) 22 12 Y.M.C.A. –•– The Village People (Casblanca)-23 (2) 23 28 I WANT YOUR LOVE –•– Chic (Atlantic)-7 (23) 24 15 LE FREAK –•– Chic (Atlantic)-22 (1) 25 29 MAYBE I’M A FOOL –•– Eddie Money (Columbia)-9 (25) 26 30 I DON’T KNOW IF IT’S RIGHT –•– Evelyn “Champagne” King (RCA)-12 (26) 27 20 DANCIN’ SHOES –•– Nigel Olsson (Bang)-15 (18) 28 32 LIVIN’ IT UP (Friday Night) –•– Bell and James (A&M)-9 (28) 29 33 HE’S THE GREATEST DANCER –•– Sister Sledge (Cotillion)-7 (29) 30 31 EVERY WHICH WAY BUT LOOSE –•– Eddie Rabbitt (Elektra)-10 (30) 31 36 PRECIOUS LOVE –•– Bob Welch (Capitol)-7 (31) 32 40 TAKE ME HOME –•– Cher (Casablanca)-7 (32) 33 37 SUPERMAN –•– Herbie Mann (Atlantic)-11 (33) 34 35 CHASE –•– Giorgio Moroder (Casablanca)-10 (34) 35 38 DOG AND BUTTERFLY –•– Heart (Portrait)-8 (35) 36 39 BUSTIN’ LOOSE (Part 1) –•– Chuck Brown and the Soul Searchers (Source)-8 (36) 37 24 LOTTA LOVE –•– Nicolette Larson (Warner Brothers)-18 (8) 38 50 LOVE BALLAD –•– George Benson (Warner Brothers)-5 (38) 39 25 GOT TO BE REAL –•– Cheryl Lynn (Columbia)-17 (12) 40 46 WATCH OUT FOR LUCY –•– Eric Clapton and His Band (RSO)-23 (9) OFF THE CHARTS 42 27 THE GAMBLER –•– Kenny Rogers (United Artists)-21 (16) 58 34 I WAS MADE FOR DANCIN’ –•– Leif Garrett (Scotti Brothers)-20 (10) POWER PLAYS 41 45 I GOT MY MIND MADE UP (You Can Get It Girl) –•– Instant Funk (Salsoul)-6 (41) 43 49 SHAKE YOUR BODY (Down To the Ground) –•– The Jacksons (Epic)-6 (43) 44 51 RUBBER BISCUIT –•– The Blues Brothers (Atlantic)-4 (44) 45 55 BLOW AWAY –•– George Harrison (Dark Horse)-4 (45) 46 48 I’LL SUPPLY THE LOVE –•– Toto (Columbia)-7 (46) 47 47 NOW THAT WE FOUND LOVE –•– Third World (Island)-7 (47) 48 53 KEEP ON DANCIN’ –•– Gary’s Gang (Columbia)-6 (48) 49 67 IN THE NAVY –•– The Village People (Casablanca)-2 (49) 50 58 SOUVENIRS –•– Voyage (Marlin)-6 (50) DEBUTS THIS WEEK 77 — BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER –•– Linda Clifford (RSO / Curtom)-1 (77) 81 — JUST WHEN I NEEDED YOU MOST –•– Randy Vanwarmer (Bearsville)-1 (81) 83 — FEELIN’ SATISFIED –•– Boston (Epic)-1 (83) 84 — CRAZY LOVE –•– The Allman Brothers Band (Capricorn)-1 (84) 85 — I NEED YOUR HELP BARRY MANILOW –•– Ray Stevens (Warner Brothers)-1 (85) 86 — THE LOGICAL SONG –•– Supertramp (A&M)-1 (86) 88 — CALIFORNIA DREAMIN’ –•– America (American International)-1 (88) 89 — LOVE TAKES TIME –•– Orleans (Infinity)-1 (89) 90 — SATURDAY NIGHT, SUNDAY MORNING –•– Thelma Houston (Tamla)-1 (90)