Don’s Top 10 Hits from This Week in 1976
Tonight's “Don's Top 10″ list features songs of all different genres that were smash hits this week of the year 1976. Check out the list to see which song was on top, then tune in at midnight to hear each one played on-air!
“A Fifth of Beethoven” by Walter Murphy and the Big Apple Band
“Just to Be Close to You” by The Commodores
“She's Gone” by Daryl Hall and John Oates
“Love So Right” by The Bee Gees
“Fernando” by ABBA
“The Rubberband Man” by The Spinners
“The Wreck of Edmund Fitzgerald” by Gordon Lightfoot
“Rock'n Me” by The Steve Miller Band
“If You Leave Me Now” by Chicago
The second single, “If You Leave Me Now” was an automatic smash, from the album Chicago X. The first single was titled “Another Rainy Day Day In New York City” – an amazingly catchy song that I was SURE would also be a smash, but unfortunately my instincts failed me.