US Top 40 Singles Week Ending April 28th, 1979


These are all the US Top 40 singles for Week Ending April 28th, 1979.

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US TOP 40 – APRIL 28th, 1979

#1
HEART OF GLASS
Blondie

HEART OF GLASS - Blondie record cover

TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart (Peak Position)

1 3 HEART OF GLASS –•– Blondie (Chysalis)-11 (1 week at #1) (1)
2 6 REUNITED –•– Peaches and Herb (Polydor)-7 (2)
3 1 KNOCK ON WOOD –•– Amii Stewart (Ariola America)-14 (3)
4 4 MUSIC BOX DANCER –•– Frank Mills (Polydor)-14 (4)
5 2 I WILL SURVIVE –•– Gloria Gaynor (Polydor)-20 (1)
6 7 STUMBLIN’ IN –•– Suzi Quatro and Chris Norman (RSO)-14 (6)
7 5 WHAT A FOOL BELIEVES –•– The Doobie Brothers (Warner Brothers)-15 (1)
8 9 I WANT YOUR LOVE –•– Chic (Atlantic)-12 (8)
9 11 GOODNIGHT TONIGHT –•– Wings (Columbia)-5 (9)
10 12 IN THE NAVY –•– The Village People (Casablanca)-7 (10)

11 13 HE’S THE GREATEST DANCER –•– Sister Sledge (Cotillion)-12 (11)
12 14 TAKE ME HOME –•– Cher (Casablanca)-12 (12)
13 8 TRAGEDY –•– Bee Gees (RSO)-12 (1)
14 16 SHAKE YOUR BODY (Down To the Ground) –•– The Jacksons (Epic)-11 (14)
15 10 SULTANS OF SWING –•– Dire Straits (Warner Brothers)-12 (4)
16 18 LOVE IS THE ANSWER –•– England Dan and John Ford Coley (Big Tree)-8 (16)
17 22 BLOW AWAY –•– George Harrison (Dark Horse)-9 (17)
18 20 LOVE BALLAD –•– George Benson (Warner Brothers)-10 (18)
19 21 PRECIOUS LOVE –•– Bob Welch (Capitol)-12 (19)
20 25 LOVE TAKES TIME –•– Orleans (Infinity)-6 (20)

21 23 I GOT MY MIND MADE UP (You Can Get It Girl) –•– Instant Funk (Salsoul)-11 (21)
22 15 LIVIN’ IT UP (Friday Night) –•– Bell and James (A&M)-14 (15)
23 37 LOVE YOU INSIDE OUT –•– Bee Gees (RSO)-2 (23)
24 28 DISCO NIGHTS (Rock-Freak) –•– G.Q. (Arista)-7 (24)
25 29 RENEGADE –•– Styx (A&M)-15 (25)
26 17 LADY –•– The Little River Band (Harvest)-17 (10)
27 32 ROCK ‘N’ ROLL FANTASY –•– Bad Company (Swan Song)-7 (27)
28 38 JUST WHEN I NEEDED YOU MOST –•– Randy Vanwarmer (Bearsville)-6 (28)
29 79 HOT STUFF –•– Donna Summer (Casablanca)-2 (29)
30 33 CRAZY LOVE –•– The Allman Brothers Band (Capricorn)-6 (30)

31 35 HAPPINESS –•– The Pointer Sisters (Planet)-7 (31)
32 34 ROXANNE –•– The Police (A&M)-10 (32)
33 19 I JUST FALL IN LOVE AGAIN –•– Anne Murray (Capitol)-14 (12)
34 36 ROLLER –•– April Wine (Capitol)-9 (34)
35 57 HOT NUMBER –•– Foxy (Dash)-5 (35)
36 48 THE LOGICAL SONG –•– Supertramp (A&M)-6 (36)
37 39 SWEET LUI-LOUISE –•– Ironhorse (Scotti Brothers)-7 (37)
38 42 SUCH A WOMAN –•– Tycoon (Arista)-7 (38)
39 43 DON’T YOU WRITE HER OFF –•– McGuinn, Clark and Hillman (Capitol)-7 (39)
40 51 GET USED TO IT –•– Roger Voudouris (Warner Brothers)-7 (40)

THIS WEEK’S DROP – APRIL 28th, 1979

47 26 SUPERMAN –•– Herbie Mann (Atlantic)-16 (26)
50 27 DA YA THINK I’M SEXY –•– Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)-19 (1)
60 24 SHAKE YOUR GROOVE THING –•– Peaches and Herb (Polydor)-19 (5)
64 30 HEAVEN KNOWS –•– Donna Summer with Brooklyn Dreams (Casablanca)-16 (4)
93 31 WHAT YOU WON’T DO FOR LOVE –•– Bobby Caldwell (Clouds)-19 (9)

POWER PLAYS – APRIL 28th, 1979

41 53 OLD TIME ROCK AND ROLL –•– Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band (Capitol)-4 (41)
42 47 I (Who Have Nothing) –•– Sylvester (Fantasy)-4 (42)
43 44 GOOD TIMES ROLL –•– The Cars (Elektra)-7 (43)
44 50 (If Loving You Is Wrong) I DON’T WANT TO BE RIGHT –•– Barbara Mandrell (ABC)-7 (44)
45 68 DEEPER THAN THE NIGHT –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-3 (45)
46 46 FEELIN’ SATISFIED –•– Boston (Epic)-6 (46)
48 54 DANCER –•– Gino Soccio (Warner Brothers / RFC)-4 (48)
49 49 I NEED YOUR HELP BARRY MANILOW –•– Ray Stevens (Warner Brothers)-6 (49)

NEW THIS WEEK – APRIL 28th, 1979

61 — SHE BELIEVES IN ME –•– Kenny Rogers (United Artists)-1 (61)
63 — WE ARE FAMILY –•– Sister Sledge (Coltillion)-1 (63)
65 — CHUCK E.’S IN LOVE –•– Rickie Lee Jones (Warner Brothers)-1 (65)
68 — DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY –•– Van Halen (Warner Brothers)-1 (68)
76 — GOOD TIMIN’ –•– The Beach Boys (Caribou)-1 (76)
78 — I WANT YOU TO WANT ME –•– Cheap Trick (Epic)-1 (78)
79 — GEORGY PORGY –•– Toto (Columbia)-1 (79)
80 — AIN’T NO STOPPIN’ US NOW –•– McFadden and Whithead (Philadelphia International)-1 (80)
85 — (Wish I Could Fly Like) SUPERMAN –•– The Kinks (Arista)-1 (85)
86 — YOU CAN’T CHANGE THAT –•– Raydio (Arista)-1 (86)
87 — EASY TO BE HARD –•– Hair (Original Soundtrack Recording) / Cheryl Barnes (RCA)-1 (87)
88 — HOW COULD THIS GO WRONG –•– Exile (Warner Brothers / Curb)-1 (88)
89 — DANCE AWAY –•– Roxy Music (Atco)-1 (89)
91 — MIRROR STAR –•– The Fabulous Poodles (Epic)-1 (91)
94 — BANG A GONG –•– Witch Queen (Roadshow)-1 (94)
95 — MY BABY’S BABY –•– Liquid Gold (Parachute)-1 (95)
96 — MY LOVE IS MUSIC –•– Space (Casablanca)-1 (96)