Number One Song This lists songs that hit number one on the charts in the US during 1978. If a song spent nonconsecutive weeks at number one, the number of weeks for each occurrence at the top is shown in parenthesis.
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Bee Gees - How Deep Is Your Love 3
Player - Baby Come Back 3
Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive 4
Andy Gibb - (Love Is) Thicker Than Water 2
Bee Gees - Night Fever 8
Yvonne Elliman - If I Can't Have You 1
Paul McCartney and Wings - With A Little Luck 2
Johnny Mathis and Deniece Williams - Too Much, Too Little, Too Late 1
John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John - You're The One That I Want 1
Andy Gibb - Shadow Dancing 7
Rolling Stones - Miss You 1
Commodores - Three Times A Lady 2
Frankie Valli - Grease 2
Taste Of Honey - Boogie Oogie Oogie 3
Exile - Kiss You All Over 4
Nick Gilder - Hot Child In The City 1
Anne Murray - You Needed Me 1
Donna Summer - MacArthur Park 3
Barbra Streisand and Neil Diamond - You Don't Bring Me Flowers 2 (1)
Chic - Le Freak 6 (1)
Barbra Streisand and Neil Diamond - You Don't Bring Me Flowers 2 (1)
Chic - Le Freak 6 (2)
Bee Gees - Too Much Heaven 2
Source: Billboard Magazine

21 different songs hit number one in the US during 1978.

Top 5 Songs of 1978

Number One Song of 1978: Andy Gibb - Shadow Dancing
  1. Andy Gibb - Shadow Dancing
  2. Bee Gees - Night Fever
  3. Debby Boone - You Light Up My Life
  4. Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive
  5. Exile - Kiss You All Over
See the rest of the top 100 songs of 1978.