Today we reach 1978 in our songs of the 70’s series. The music was beginning to change in the late 70’s but it was still great music that was being produced. I hope you agree.


songs of the 70's


Songs Of The 70’s A-L


Blondie – Denis  (2)

Boney M – Rasputin  (2)

Boomtown Rats – She’s So Modern  (12)

Elkie Brooks – Lilac Wine  (16)

Elvis Costello – Pump It Up  (24)

Darts – Boy From New York City  (2)

Ian Dury and the Blockheads – What a Waste   (9)

Paul Evans – Hello This Is Joanie  (6)

Exile – Kiss You All Over  (6)

Fleetwood Mac – Rhiannon  (46)

Crystal Gayle – Talking In Your Sleep  (11)





Dan Hartman – Instant Replay  (8)

Mick Jackson – Blame It On The Boogie  (15)

Jam – Down In The Tube Station At Midnight  (15)

Jilted John – Jilted John  (4)

Chaka Khan – I’m Every Woman  (11)

Lindisfarne – Run For Home  (10)


Songs Of The 70’s M-S


Manfred Mann’s Earth Band – Davy’s On The Road Again  (6)

Bob Marley and the Wailers – Is This Love  (9)

Marshall Hain – Dancing In The City  (3)

Meat Loaf – Two Out Of Three Ain’t Bad   (32)

Frankie Miller – Darlin’  (6)




Motors – Airport  (4)

O’Jays – Used Ta Be My Girl  (12)

Queen – Bicycle Race/Fat Bottomed Girl  (11)

Racey – Lay Your Love On Me  (3)

Gerry Rafferty – Baker Street  (3)

Rose Royce – Wishing On A Star  (3)

Rose Royce – Love Don’t Live Here Any More  (2)


Music Of The 70’s S-Y


Leo Sayer – I Can’t Stop Lovin’ You (Though I Try)  (6)

Leo Sayer – Raining In My Heart  (21)

Sham 69 – If The Kids Are United  (9)

Sham 69 – Hurry Up Harry  (10)

Showaddywaddy – Pretty Little Angel Eyes  (5)

Status Quo – Again And Again  (13)

Rod Stewart – Hot Legs/I Was Only Joking  (5)




Donna Summer – Macarthur Park  (5)

Sweet – Love I Like Oxygen  (9)

Sylvester – You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real)  (8)

Thin Lizzy – Rosalie -Cowgirl’s Song  (20)

Third World – Now That We’ve Found Love  (10)

Three Degrees – Givin’ Up Givin’ In  (12)

Frankie Valli – Grease  (3)

Barry White – Just The Way You Are  (12)

Deniece Williams – Too Much Too Little Too Late  (3)

Bill Withers – Lovely Day  (7)

Yellow Dog – One More Night  (8)


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