Music Survey: WABC New York, NY “77 Survey” December 7, 1976

       WABC MusicRadio 77 Survey for Week of December 7, 1976      

 TW                                                             LW
  1. Tonight’s the Night -                                        
                    Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)  *2 weeks #1*  1
  2. You Don’t Have to Be a Star (To Be In My Show) -             
                         Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis, Jr. (ABC)  6
  3. Love So Right - The Bee Gees (RSO)                          4
  4. The Rubberband Man - The Spinners (Atlantic)                5
  5. Muskrat Love - The Captain & Tennille (A&M)                 3
  6. Whispering/Cherchez la Femme/Se Si Bon -                     
                     Dr. Buzzard’s Original Savannah Band (RCA) 10
  7. Car Wash - Rose Royce (MCA)                                --
  8. Disco Duck, Part 1 - Rick Dees & his Cast of Idiots (RSO)   2
  9. Just to Be Close to You - The Commodores (Motown)           9
 10. More Than a Feeling - Boston (Epic)                         8
 11. Enjoy Yourself - The Jacksons (Epic)                       17
 12. Fernando - ABBA (Atlantic)                                 12
 13. You Are the Woman - Firefall (Atlantic)                    18
 14. The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald -                         
                                     Gordon Lightfoot (Reprise)  7

 15. Nadia’s Theme - Barry DeVorzon & Perry Botkin, Jr. (A&M)   15
 16. You Make Me Feel Like Dancing - Leo Sayer (Warner Brothers)21
 18. Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word - Elton John (Rocket)   20
 24. Stand Tall - Burton Cummings (Portrait)                    --
 25. I Wish - Stevie Wonder (Tamla)                             39
 26. I Never Cry - Alice Cooper (Warner Brothers)               32
 29. After the Lovin’ - Engelbert Humperdinck (Epic)            --
 39. This Song - George Harrison (Dark Horse)                   HP
     (Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty -                     
                                  KC & the Sunshine Band (T.K.)   
     The Best Disco In Town - The Ritchie Family (Marlin)         
     She’s Gone - Daryl Hall & John Oates (Atlantic)              
     A Fifth of Beethoven -                                       
             Walter Murphy & the Big Apple Band (Private Stock)   
     Play That Funky Music - Wild Cherry (Epic)                   
     Still the One - Orleans (Asylum)                             
     Magic Man - Heart (Mushroom)                                 
     Rock’n Me - The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)                  
     If You Leave Me Now - Chicago (Columbia)                     

                        THE TOP TEN ALBUMS:                       
     Songs In the Key of Life - Stevie Wonder (Tamla)             
     Boston - Boston (Epic)                                       
     A Night On the Town - Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)          
     The Pretender - Jackson Browne (Asylum)                      
     Fly Like an Eagle - The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)          
     Thirty-Three and One Third - George Harrison (Dark Horse)    
     Frampton Comes Alive! - Peter Frampton (A&M)                 
     The Song Remains the Same - Led Zeppelin (Swan Song)         
     Dr. Buzzard’s Original Savannah Band -                       
                     Dr. Buzzard’s Original Savannah Band (RCA)


NOTES: This is a text-only survey. The song titles and artists shown above are presented exactly as they are shown on the printed survey. Any typos, spelling errors and/or other anomalies are as they appear on the printed sheet.

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