WABC MusicRadio 77 Survey/10 April 1979

Courtesy of the WABC Musicradio 77 Internet Web Site
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Survey collected and contributed by Ken Williamson
Additional detail provided by Tom Natoli
For more information contact Allan Sniffen

                                                                                                                                     
                                                                  
 TW                                                             LW
  1. Knock On Wood - Amii Stewart (Ariola America)  *1 week #1*  3
  2. I Will Survive - Gloria Gaynor (Polydor)                    1
  3. Tragedy - The Bee Gees (RSO)                                2
  4. Heart of Glass - Blondie (Chrysalis)                        8
  5. Disco Nights (Rock-Freak) - GQ (Arista)                    10
  6. I Got My Mind Made Up (You Can Get It Girl) -                
                                         Instant Funk (Salsoul)  7
  7. What a Fool Believes - The Doobie Brothers (Warner Bros.)   6
  8. Take Me Home - Cher (Casablanca)                           15
  9. Da Ya Think I'm Sexy? - Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)       4
 10. He's the Greatest Dancer - Sister Sledge (Cotillion)       14
 11. Sultans of Swing - Dire Straits (Warner Brothers)          11
 12. Music Box Dancer - Frank Mills (Polydor)                   20
 13. In the Navy/Manhattan Woman -                                
                                The Village People (Casablanca) 23
 14. Lady - Little River Band (Harvest)                          9
                                                                  
 15. I Want Your Love - Chic (Atlantic)                         21
 16. Shake Your Body (Down to the Ground) - The Jacksons (Epic) 19
 17. Heaven Knows - Donna Summer w/Brooklyn Dreams (Casablanca)  5
 19. Reunited - Peaches & Herb (Polydor)                        35
 20. There But For the Grace of God Go I - Machine (RCA)        32  
 21. What You Won't Do For Love - Bobby Caldwell (Clouds)       18
 22. Stumblin' In - Suzi Quatro and Chris Norman (RSO)          29
 24. Shake Your Groove Thing - Peaches & Herb (Polydor)         13
 25. Don't Cry Out Loud - Melissa Manchester (Arista)           12
 27. Big Shot - Billy Joel (Columbia)                           24  
 28. Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now -                                    
              McFadden & Whitehead (Philadelphia International) --
 30. At Midnight - T-Connection (Dash)                          36  
 33. Precious Love - Bob Welch (Capitol)                        --
 35. Goodnight Tonight - Wings (Columbia)                       --
 39. Love Ballad - George Benson (Warner Brothers)              43
 42. Blow Away - George Harrison (Dark Horse)                   --
 47. (Everybody) Get Dancin' - The Bombers (West End)           41  
 48. Dancer - Gino Soccio (RFC/Warner Brothers)                 49
 HP  Love and Desire - Arpeggio (Polydor)                       45
 HP  Hot Stuff - Donna Summer (Casablanca)                      HP  
 HP  Love You Inside Out - The Bee Gees (RSO)                   HP  
 HP  Superman - Herbie Mann (Atlantic)                          HP  
 HP  Love Is the Answer
                  - England Dan & John Ford Coley (Big Tree)    53
 HP  Love Takes Time - Orleans (Infinity)                       --  
 HP  Just When I Needed You Most - Randy Vanwarmer (Bearsville) --  
     Fire - The Pointer Sisters (Planet)                          
     A Little More Love - Olivia Newton-John (MCA)                
     I Don't Know If It's Right - Evelyn "Champagne" King (RCA)   
     Keep On Dancin' - Gary's Gang (Columbia)                     
     Livin' It Up (Friday Night) - Bell & James (A&M)             
     Haven't Stopped Dancing Yet - Gonzalez (Capitol) 

                  TWELVE-INCH SINGLES (Disco Mixes):       
     Knock On Wood - Amii Stewart (Ariola America) 
     I Will Survive - Gloria Gaynor (Polydor)
     In the Navy - The Village People (Casablanca)  
     Da Ya Think I'm Sexy? - Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers) 
     Shake Your Groove Thing - Peaches & Herb (Polydor)                 
     Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now -                                    
              McFadden & Whitehead (Philadelphia International) 
             
                      ADDITIONAL DISCO SONGS:      
     Feed the Flame - Lorraine Johnson (Prelude)
     We Are Family - Sister Sledge (Cotillion)
     Fly Me on the Wings of Love - Celi Bee (APA)    
     Fire Night Dance - Peter Jacques Band (Prelude) 
     Pick Me Up, I'll Dance - Melba Moore (Epic) 
     Dancin' - Grey & Hankes (RCA)       
     Star Love - Cheryl Lynn (Columbia)
     Wastin' My Love - Sticky Fingers (Prelude)
     Double Cross - First Choice (Gold Mind)
     Dance With You - Carrie Lucas (SOLAR)
     Forbidden Love - Madleen Kane (Warner Brothers)     
     Touch Me Baby - Ultimate (Casablanca)
     One More Minute - Saint Tropez (Butterfly)
     Work That Body - Taana Gardner (West End)
     Happiness - Pointer Sisters (Planet)
     I'm A Bad, Bad Boy - Theo Vaness (Prelude)
     Bang A Gong - Witch Queen (Roadshow)
     Let's Fly Away - Voyage (Marlin)
     Souvenirs - Voyage (Marlin)
     Victimized - Candi Staton (Warner Brothers)
                                         
     NOTE: Twelve-inch singles are not aired from 5AM to 10AM
     and aren't on the printed list.

     The additional disco songs aren't on the printed list.
     They aren't aired from 5AM to 10AM.

     Don't Cry Out Loud is indicated as New Gold on the 
     printed list but number was given.
     
     SPECIAL NOTE:  WABC resumes listing both sides of the Village 
     People single in the same position on the printed list.

     The "Top Ten Albums" list is temporarily eliminated from the 
     printed list, due to the long survey.
     It will return in May when the survey is shortened.

 

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