WABC MusicRadio 77 Weekly Survey 13 March 1979

Courtesy of the WABC Musicradio 77 Internet Web Site

Survey collected and contributed by Ken Williamson
Additional detail provided by Tom Natoli
For more information contact Allan Sniffen

 TW                                                             LW
  1. I Will Survive - Gloria Gaynor (Polydor)      *2 weeks #1*  2
  2. Tragedy - The Bee Gees (RSO)                                3
  3. Da Ya Think I'm Sexy? - Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)       1
  4. Heaven Knows - Donna Summer w/Brooklyn Dreams (Casablanca)  4
  5. Haven't Stopped Dancing Yet - Gonzalez (Capitol)            5
  6. Knock On Wood - Amii Stewart (Ariola America)              14
  7. Don't Cry Out Loud - Melissa Manchester (Arista)           16
  8. Shake Your Groove Thing - Peaches & Herb (Polydor)          9
  9. YMCA - The Village People (Casablanca)                      6
 10. Livin' It Up (Friday Night) - Bell & James (A&M)            8
 11. Fire - The Pointer Sisters (Planet)                         7
 12. Disco Nights (Rock-Freak) - GQ (Arista)                    --
 13. What a Fool Believes - The Doobie Brothers (Warner Bros.)  20
 14. A Little More Love - Olivia Newton-John (MCA)              10
 15. I Don't Know If It's Right - Evelyn "Champagne" King (RCA) 11
 16. What You Won't Do For Love - Bobby Caldwell (Clouds)       15
 18. Sultans of Swing - Dire Straits (Warner Brothers)          24
 19. Keep On Dancin' - Gary's Gang (Columbia)                   12
 24. Heart of Glass - Blondie (Chrysalis)                       19
 25. I Want Your Love - Chic (Atlantic)                         18
 29. Big Shot - Billy Joel (Columbia)                           32
 36. Crazy Love - Poco (ABC)                                    49
 43. In the Navy/Manhattan Woman -                                
                                The Village People (Casablanca) HP
     My Life - Billy Joel (Columbia)                              
     Hold the Line - Toto (Columbia)                              
     September - Earth, Wind & Fire (ARC)                         
     Lotta Love - Nicolette Larson (Warner Brothers)              
     Too Much Heaven - The Bee Gees (RSO)                         
     Got to Be Real - Cheryl Lynn (Columbia)                      
     Le Freak - Chic (Atlantic)   

                   TWELVE-INCH SINGLES (Disco Mixes):       
     I Will Survive - Gloria Gaynor (Polydor)
     Da Ya Think I'm Sexy? - Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)
     Knock On Wood - Amii Stewart (Ariola America)   
     Shake Your Groove Thing - Peaches & Herb (Polydor)            
                      ADDITIONAL DISCO SONGS: 
     Hold Your Horses - First Choice (Gold Mind)
     Chains - Gregg Diamond Bionic Boogie (Polydor)
     Love and Desire - Arpeggio (Polydor)
     Feed the Flame - Lorraine Johnson (Prelude)
     Take That to the Bank - Shalamar (SOLAR)
     If There's Love - Amant (Marlin)
     We Are Family - Sister Sledge (Cotillion)
     Shoot Me (With Your Love) - Tasha Thomas (Atlantic)
     Contact - Edwin Starr (20th Century)
     Now That We Found Love - Third World (Island) 
     Fly Me on the Wings of Love - Celi Bee (APA)
     At Midnight - T-Connection (Dash)
     I Got My Mind Made Up (You Can Get It Girl)
                                   - Instant Funk (Salsoul) 
     He's the Greatest Dancer - Sister Sledge (Cotillion)
     Let's Fly Away - Voyage (Marlin)
     A Little Lovin' (Keeps the Doctor Away) - Raes (A&M)
     Keep On Jumpin' - Musique (Prelude)
     (Everybody) Get Dancin' - Bombers (West End)
     Touch Me Baby - Ultimate (Casablanca) 
     Dancer - Gino Soccio (Warner Brothers) 
     There But For the Grace of God Go I - Machine (RCA)
     Take Me Home - Cher (Casablanca)
     Fire Night Dance - Peter Jacques Band (Prelude) 
     Dancin' - Grey & Hankes (RCA)     
     In the Bush - Musique (Prelude)                              
     Turn Me Up - Keith Barrow (Columbia)
                        THE TOP TEN ALBUMS:                       
     Spirits Having Flown - The Bee Gees (RSO)                    
     Blondes Have More Fun - Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)        
     Dire Straits - Dire Straits (Warner Brothers)                
     Minute By Minute - The Doobie Brothers (Warner Brothers)     
     Briefcase Full of Blues - The Blues Brothers (Atlantic)      
     Cruisin' - The Village People (Casablanca)                   
     52nd Street - Billy Joel (Columbia)                          
     Parallel Lines - Blondie (Chrysalis)                         
     Love Tracks - Gloria Gaynor (Polydor)                        
     Armed Forces - Elvis Costello (Columbia)                     
     NOTE: Twelve-inch singles are not aired from 6AM to 10AM
     and aren't on the printed list.

     The additional disco songs aren't on the printed list.

     SPECIAL NOTE:  WABC is listing both sides of the Village People 
     single in the same position on the printed list.


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