OLD-CHARTS

Charts 1970 - 1979

1978 UK & USA CHARTS

 

 

 

                                

            YEAR-END USA TOP 150 of 1978 (Singles)

Based on point-system Billboard Hot 100 (nr. 1 100 points, nr. 2 99 etc), january - december 1978

NR TITLE ARTIST PNTS WKS HP
1 Hot child in the city Nick Gilder 1962 29 1
2 Stayin' alive Bee Gees 1883 23 1
3 Shadow dancing Andy Gibb 1860 25 1
4 Kiss you all over Exile 1797 23 1
5 You're the one that I want John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John 1758 24 1
6 Lay down Sally Eric Clapton 1746 23 3
7 Boogie oogie oogie A Taste of Honey 1732 23 1
8 You needed me Anne Murray 1716 24 1
9 I love the nightlife Alicia Bridges 1698 25 5
10 Night fever Bee Gees 1690 20 1
11 Love is thicker than water Andy Gibb 1666 20 1
12 Feels so good Chuck Mangione 1625 25 4
13 Three times a lady Commodores 1620 20 1
14 Grease Frankie Valli 1599 22 1
15 Love is like oxygen Sweet 1585 25 8
16 If I can't have you Yvonne Elliman 1572 22 1
17 Emotion Samantha Sang 1545 20 3
18 Can't smile without you Barry Manilow 1522 19 3
19 Miss you Rolling Stones 1521 20 1
20 It's a heartache Bonnie Tyler 1496 21 3
21 Jack and Jill Raydio 1496 21 8
22 Baker Street Gerry Rafferty 1474 20 2
23 Dance with me Peter Brown 1442 28 8
24 Love is in the air John Paul Young 1438 21 7
25 Hopelessly devoted to you Olivia Newton-John 1417 19 3
26 Two out of three ain't bad Meat Loaf 1412 23 11
27 Dust in the wind Kansas 1411 20 6
28 Closer I get to you Roberta Flack 1408 20 2
29 Take a chance on me Abba 1405 18 3
30 Last dance Donna Summer 1398 21 3
31 I go crazy Paul Davis 1395 21 7
32 You never done it like that Captain & Tennille 1384 21 10
33 How deep is your love Bee Gees 1378 18 1
34 Whenever I call you friend Stevie Nicks & Kenny Loggins 1375 20 5
35 Reminiscing Little River Band 1372 20 3
36 Hot blooded Foreigner 1347 17 3
37 Our love Natalie Cole 1345 21 10
38 Just the way you are Billy Joel 1324 19 3
39 Magnet and steel Walter Egan 1314 22 8
40 MacArthur Park Donna Summer 1303 16 1
41 With a little luck Wings 1300 16 1
42 Too much too little too late Johnny Mathis & Deniece Williams 1291 18 1
43 Dance dance dance Chic 1290 18 6
44 How much I feel Ambrosia 1288 17 3
45 Get off Foxy 1287 21 9
46 Use ta be my girl O'Jays 1258 19 4
47 Goodbye girl David Gates 1249 21 15
48 Sometimes when we touch Dan Hill 1246 16 3
49 Disco inferno Trammps 1239 20 11
50 Love will find a way Pablo Cruise 1236 18 6
51 Thunder island Jay Ferguson 1228 18 9
52 An everlasting love Andy Gibb 1221 16 5
53 Imaginary lover Atlanta Rhythm Section 1180 17 7
54 The groove line Heatwave 1178 17 7
55 Summer nights John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John 1177 16 5
56 Still the same Bob Seger 1169 18 4
57 My angel baby Toby Beau 1158 17 13
58 I just wanna stop Gino Vannelli 1156 16 4
59 Baby hold on Eddie Money 1147 20 11
60 On Broadway George Benson 1141 18 7
61 Double vision Foreigner 1129 14 2
62 You belong to me Carly Simon 1128 18 6
63 Always and forever Heatwave 1127 20 18
64 Sweet life Paul Davis 1117 18 17
65 Shame Evelyn Champagne King 1112 19 9
66 Runnin' on empty Jackson Browne 1106 17 11
67 Sharing the night together Dr. Hook 1073 15 7
68 We are the champions Queen 1070 16 4
69 This time I'm in it for love Player 1067 17 10
70 Because the night Patti Smith 1060 18 13
71 Baby come back Player 1054 18 1
72 Every kinda people Robert Palmer 1051 18 16
73 Copacabana Barry Manilow 1048 16 17
74 Sweet talking woman Electric Light Orchestra 1048 16 17
75 Talking in your sleep Crystal Gayle 1042 18 18
76 You and I Rick James 1039 17 13
77 Falling LeBlanc & Carr 1018 16 13
78 Dance disco heat Sylvester 1018 18 19
79 Flashlight Parliament 1009 16 16
80 Count on me Jefferson Starship 1006 14 8
81 Bluer than blue Michael Johnson 999 16 12
82 Ebony eyes Bob Welch 987 17 14
83 Ready to take a chance again Barry Manilow 982 15 11
84 Don't look back Boston 981 13 4
85 Fool Chris Rea 979 15 12
86 Life's been good Joe Walsh 965 15 12
87 Right down the line Gerry Rafferty 955 15 12
88 Time passages Al Stewart 949 13 7
89 Short people Randy Newman 937 12 2
90 What's your name Lynyrd Skynyrd 937 13 13
91 Who are you Who 936 15 14
92 I can't stand the rain Eruption 924 22 18
93 Lady love Lou Rawls 917 17 24
94 Peg Steely Dan 902 12 11
95 Straight on Heart 899 14 15
96 You're in my heart Rod Stewart 895 12 4
97 Strange way Firefall 887 13 11
98 Name of the game Abba 880 14 12
99 She's always a woman Billy Joel 878 15 17
100 Beast of burden Rolling Stones 868 13 8
101 Hollywood nights Bob Seger 866 13 12
102 Deacon blue Steely Dan 864 16 19
103 We'll never have to say goodbye England Dan & John Ford Coley 855 14 9
104 Got to get you into my life Earth Wind & Fire 835 13 9
105 Change of heart Eric Carmen 835 15 19
106 You're the love Seals & Crofts 834 16 18
107 Runaway Jefferson Starship 833 16 12
108 Happy anniversary Little River Band 832 15 16
109 Stuff like that Quincy Jones 829 16 21
110 Thank God it's friday Love and Kisses 829 16 22
111 King tut Steve Martin 827 15 17
112 Movin' out Billy Joel 826 14 17
113 Our love don't throw it all away Andy Gibb 824 11 9
114 Just what I needed Cars 816 17 27
115 Don't want to live without it Pablo Cruise 807 15 21
116 The load out / Stay Jackson Browne 804 15 20
117 Wonderful tonight Eric Clapton 804 17 16
118 I'm not gonna let it brother me tonight Atlanta Rhythm Section 803 13 14
119 Rivers of Babylon Boney M 802 17 30
120 Thank you for being a friend Andrew Gold 800 15 25
121 You don't bring me flowers Barbra Streisand & Neil Diamond 797 9 1
122 Back in the USA Linda Ronstadt 797 13 16
123 Follow you follow me Genesis 795 16 23
124 Two tickets to paradise Eddie Money 791 14 22
125 Theme from Close encounters of the third kind John Williams 777 12 13
126 Blue collar man Styx 777 14 21
127 Before my heart finds out Gene Cotton 776 14 23
128 Heartless Heart 770 15 24
129 Oh darling Robin Gibb 767 12 15
130 It's a laugh Hall & Oates 755 14 20
131 Wonderful world Art Garfunkel & James Taylor 749 14 17
132 Two doors down Dolly Parton 740 12 19
133 Which way is up Stargard 734 14 21
134 Native New Yorker Odyssey 728 11 21
135 Alive again Chicago 726 10 14
136 Macho man Village People 726 15 25
137 Hold the line Toto 721 12 10
138 I will still love you Stonebolt 710 14 29
139 Long long way from home Foreigner 694 10 20
140 Only the good die young Billy Joel 690 13 24
141 Close the door Teddy Pendergrass 688 13 25
142 Werewolves of London Warren Zevon 684 12 21
143 How you gonna see me now Alice Cooper 674 10 12
144 Come together Aerosmith 673 12 23
145 Don't let me be misunderstood Santa Esmeralda 668 10 15
146 Love theme from Eyes of Laura Mars Barbra Streisand   668 12 21
147 One nation under a groove Funkadelic 667 14 28
148 Even now Barry Manilow 664 13 19
149 Took the last train David Gates 664 14 30
150 YMCA Village People 661 10 8

 

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