October 19, 1974

50Love Don’t Love Nobody Part 1 – The Spinners
49Sha-La-La (Make Me Happy) – Al Green
48Second Avenue – Art Garfunkel
47Higher Plane – Kool and The Gang
46Distant Love – Marvin Gaye
45I’ve Got The Music In Me – The Kiki Dee Band
44So You Are A Star – The Hudson Brothers
43Honey Honey – ABBA
42Devotion – Earth Wind and Fire
41Play Something Sweet (Brickyard Blues)  – Three Dog Night
40Kings of the Party – Brownsville Station
39Fallin in Love – The Souther Hillman Furay Band
38Overnight Sensation (Hit Record) – Raspberries
37When Will I See You Again – The Three Degress
36Longfellow Serenade – Neil Diamond
35My Melody of Love – Bobby Vinton
34The Need To Be – Jim Weatherly
33I Can Help – Billy Swan
32Straight Shootin Woman – Steppenwolf
31Do It (Til You’re Satisfied) – B.T. Express
30Everlasting Love – Carl Carlton
29I Shot the Sheriff – Eric Clapton
28Carefree Highway – Gordon Lightfoot
27Another Saturday Night – Cat Stevens
26Rock Me Gently – Andy Kim
25Give It To The People – The Righteous Brothers
24Back Home Again – John Denver
23Earache My Eye – Cheech & Chong Featuring Alice Bowie
22Do It Baby – Miracles
21Clap For the Wolfman – The Guess Who
20You Little Trustmaker – The Tymes
19Life is A Rock (But The Radio Rolled Me)  – Reunion
18Skin Tight – Ohio Players
17Whatever Gets You Though the Night – John Lennon
16Steppin Out (Gonna Boogie Tonight)  – Tony Orlando & Dawn
15Love Me For A Reason – The Osmonds
14Tin Man – America
13Stop and Smell The Roses – Mac Davis
12Sweet Home Alabama – Lynyrd Skynyrd
11Can’t Get Enough of Your Love Babe – Barry White
10Never My Love – Blue Swede
9The Bitch is Back – Elton John
8Beach Baby – First Class
7You Haven’t Done Nothin – Stevie Wonder
6You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet – Bachman Turner Overdrive
5Then Came You – Dionne Warwick & The Spinners
4Jazzman – Carole King
3Can’t Get Enough – Bad Company
2Nothing For Nothing – Billy Preston
1I Honesty Love You – Olivia Newton John

October 12, 1985

50You Wear It Well – El DeBarge with Debarge
49Every Step of the Way – John Waite
48Tonight It’s You – Cheap Trick
47Weird Science – Oingo Boingo
46Pop Life – Prince and the Revolution
45Soul Kiss – Olivia Newton John
44The Night is Still Young – Billy Joel
43Perfect Way – Scritti Politti
42The Power of Love – Huey Lewis and the News
41So in Love – Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark
40One of the Living – Tina Turner
39Dare Me – Pointer Sisters
38Love Theme From St. Elmo’s Fire – David Foster
37Communication – The Power Station
36Broken Wings – Mr. Mister
35Boy in the Box – Corey Hart
34You Are My Lady – Freddie Jackson
33Separate Lives – Phil Collins & Marilyn Martin
32Who’s Zoomin Who – Aretha Franklin
31And We Danced – Hooters
30Never – Heart
29Lay Your Hands on Me – Thompson Twins
28The Way You Do The Things You Do/My Girl – Hall & Oates
27C-I-T-Y – John Cafferty & The Beaver Brown Band
26Four in the Morning (I Can’t Take It No More) – Night Ranger
25Be Near Me – ABC
24You Belong to the City – Glenn Frey
23We Built This City – Starship
22Don’t Lose My Number – Phil Collins
21Cry – Godley & Crème
20We Don’t Need Another Hero – Tina Turner
19One Night Love Affair – Bryan Adams
18Sunset Grill – Don Henley
17Freedom – Wham
16St. Elmo’s Fire (Man In Motion) – John Parr
15I’m Gonna Tear Your Playhouse Down – Paul Young
14Lovin Every Minute of It – Loverboy
13I’m Going Down – Bruce Springsteen
12Head Over Heels – Tears For Fears
11Fortress Around Your Heart – Sting
10Dress You Up – Madonna
9Dancing in the Street – David Bowie & Mick Jagger
8Lonely O’ Night – John Cougar Mellencamp
7Miami Vice Theme – Jan Hammer
6Cherish – Kool and the Gang
5Saving All My Love For You – Whitney Houston
4Part Time Lover – Stevie Wonder
3Oh Sheila – Ready For the World
2Money For Nothing – Dire Straits
1Take On Me – Aha

October 4, 1986

50The Way It Is – Bruce Hornsby & The Range
49Love Will Conquer All – Lionel Richie
48Rumors – Timex Social Club
47Press – Paul McCartney
46Jumpin Jack Flash – Aretha Franklin
45Sweet Freedom – Michael McDonald
44Word Up – Cameo
43The Rain – Oran Juice Jones
42I Am By Your Side – Corey Hart
41Paranoimia – Art of Noise with Max Headroom
40You Give Love a Bad Name – Bon Jovi
39Point of No Return – Nu Shooz
38The Captain of Her Heart – Double
37Emotion In Motion – Ric Ocasek
36The Next Time I Fall – Peter Cetera with Amy Grant
35Money Too Tight To Mention – Simply Red
34Twist and Shout – Beatles
33In Your Eyes – Peter Gabriel
32Venus – Bananarama
31Baby Love – Regina
30Earth Angel – New Edition
29I’ll Be Over You – Toto
28True Blue – Madonna
27Amanda – Boston
26Girl Can’t Help It – Journey
25Take Me Home Tonight – Eddie Money
24Words Get In The Way – Miami Sound Machine
23A Matter of Trust – Billy Joel
22Human – Human League
21Missionary Man – Eurythmics
20Love Walks In – Van Halen
19All Cried Out – Lisa Lisa and Cult Jam
18Sweet Love – Anita Baker
17Dancing On the Ceiling – Lionel Richie
16Love Zone – Billy Ocean
15Heaven In Your Eyes – Loverboy
14Walk This Way – Run DMC
13I Didn’t Mean To Turn You On – Robert Palmer
12Two of Hearts – Stacy Q
11Heartbeat – Don Johnson
10True Color – Cyndi Lauper
9Dreamtime – Daryl Hall
8Typical Male – Tina Turner
7Don’t Forget Me (When I’m Gone) – Glass Tiger
6Higher Love – Steve Winwood
5Take My Breath Away – Berlin
4Friends and Lovers – Carl Anderson & Gloria Loring
3When I Think of You – Janet Jackson
2Throwing It All Away – Genesis
1Stuck on You – Huey Lewis and the News

September 26, 1987

50Mary’s Prayer – Danny Wilson
49Luka – Suzanne Vega
48Misfit – Curiosity Killed the Cat
47Brilliant Disguise – Bruce Springsteen
46Notorious – Loverboy
45Love Power – Dionne Warwick & Jeffrey Osborne
44Holiday – The Other Ones
43Don’t Mean Nothing – Richard Marx
42Where The Streets Have No Name – U2
41Don’t Look Down The Sequel – Go West
40I’ve Been In Love Before – Cutting Crew
39Don’t Make Me Wait For Love – Kenny G
38Rock Steady – The Whispers
37Something Real – Mr. Mister
36Never Let Me Down – David Bowie
35I Want Your Sex – George Michael
34Victim of Love – Bryan Adams
33Fake – Alexander O’Neil
32It’s A Sin – Pet Shop Boys
31Breakout – Swing Out Sister
30In My Dreams – REO Speedwagon
29Mony Mony – Billy Idol
28You Are the Girl – The Cars
27Who Found Who – Jellybean
26I Think We’re Alone Now – Tiffany
25I Need Love – LL Cool J
24Little Lies – Fleetwood Mac
23Jump Start – Natalie Cole
22Let Me Be The One – Expose
21Wipeout – Fat Boys & The Beach Boys
20Only in My Dreams – Debbie Gibson
19One Heartbeat – Smokey Robinson
18Who’s That Girl – Madonna
17Doing It All For My Baby – Huey Lewis & The News
16Casanova – Levert
15Bad – Michael Jackson
14Touch of Grey – Grateful Dead
13Can’t We Try – Dan Hill
12Paper in Fire – John Mellencamp
11Causing A Commotion – Madonna
10Who Will You Run To – Heart
9When Smokey Sings – ABC
8U Got The Look – Prince
7La Bamba – Los Lobos
6I Heard A Rumour – Bananarama
5Lost in Emotion – Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam
4Carrie – Europe
3I Just Can’t Stop Loving You – Michael Jackson
2Here I Go Again – Whitesnake
1Didn’t We Almost Have It All – Whitney Houston

September 18, 1976

50Moonlight Feels Right – Starbuck
49Don’t Stop Believin – Olivia Newton John
48Got To Get Into My Life – Beatles
47Do You Feel Like We Do – Peter Frampton
46I Can’t Hear You No More – Helen Reddy
45Young Hearts Run Free – Candi Staton
44Turn the Beat Around – Vicki Sue Robinson
43It’s Ok – Beach Boys
42Fernando – Abba
41I’m Easy – Keith Carradine
40One Love in My Lifetime – Diana Ross
39(Don’t Reaper) The Reaper – Blue Oyster Clut
38Love is Alive – Gary Wright
37Did You Boogie – Flash Cadillac
36Street Singin – Lady Flash
35The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald – Gordon Lightfoot
34Rock and Roll Music – Beach Boys
33Beth – Kiss
32Get Closer – Seals & Crofts
31Kiss and Say Goodbye – The Manhattans
30Baby, I Love Your Way – Peter Frampton
29Shower The People – James Taylor
28That’ll Be The Day – Linda Ronstadt
27Heaven Must Be Missing An Angel – Tavares
26Afternoon Delight – Starland Vocal Band
25I Only Want To Be With You – Bay City Rollers
24Who’d She Coo? – Ohio Players
23Rock’n Me – Steve Miller
22Wham Bam Shang A Lang – Silver
21Magic Man – Heart
20Getaway – Earth Wind & Fire
19This Masquerade – George Benson
18She’s Gone – Daryl Hall & John Oates
17Let ‘Em In – Wings
16Say You Love Me – Fleetwood Mac
15With Your Love – Jefferson Starship
14Summer – War
13Disco Duck Part 1 – Rick Dees
12A Little Bit More – Dr. Hook
11You Should Be Dancing – Bee Gees
10You Never Find Another Love Like Mine – Low Rawls
9Devil Women – Cliff Richard
8Still the One – Orleans
7A Fifth of Beethoven – Walter Murphy
6If You Leave Me Now – Chicago
5Don’t Go Breaking My Heart – Elton John & Kiki Dee
4Lowdown – Boz Scaggs
3I’d Really Love To See You Tonight – England Dan & John Ford Coley
2Shake Your Body – KC And the Sunshine Band
1Play That Funky Music – Wild Cherry

September 9, 1972

50Garden Party – Rick Nelson 
49America – Yes
48Freddie’s Dead – Curtis Mayfield
47Sealed With A Kiss – Bobby Vinton
46I Believe In Music – Gallery
45Put it Where You Want It – The Crusaders
44You Wear It Well – Rod Stewart
43The City of New Orleans – Arlo Guthrie
42Baby Let Me Take You (In My Arms) – Detroit Emeralds
41Easy Livin – Uriah Heep
40Use Me – Bill Withers
39Why/Lovely Boy – Donny Osmond
38My Man A Sweet Man – Millie Jackson
37Starting All Over Again – Mel and Tim
36Burning Love – Elvis Presley
35Speak to the Sky – Rick Springfield
34This World – The Staple Singers
33Night in White Satin – The Moody Blues
32Ben – Michael Jackson
31Pop That Thing – The Isley Brothers
30My Ding-A-Ling – Chuck Berry
29(If Loving You is Wrong) I Don’t Want to B – Luther Ingram
28You’re Still A Young Man – Tower of Power
27Popcorn – Hot Butter
26Play Me – Neil Diamond
25Get on the Good Foot Part 1 – James Brown
24Lookin Through The Window – Jackson 5
23Coconut – Nilsson
22Join Together – The Who
21Run to Me – Bee Gees
20Motorcycle Mama – Sailcat
19Beautiful Sunday – Daniel Boone
18Go All The Way – Raspberries
17Power of Love – Joe Simon
16Everybody Plays the Fool – The Main Ingredient
15The Happiest Girl in the Whole USA – Donna Fargo
14Honky Cat – Elton John
13Saturday in the Park – Chicago
12The Guitar Man – Bread
11Black & White – Three Dog Night
10Rock And Roll Part 2 – Gary Glitter
9You Don’t Mess Around With Jim – Jim Croce
8Goodbye to Love – The Carpenters
7Brandy (You’re A Fine Girl) – Looking Glass
6Hold Your Head Up – Argent
5Back Stabbers – The O’Jays
4Baby Don’t Get Hooked on Me – Mac Davis
3Alone Again (Naturally) – Gilbert O’ Sullivan
2I’m Still in Love With You – Al Green
1Long Cool Woman – Hollies

Chart compiled by Jeffrey Lindenblatt aka jalcomic