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Below is a list of the best selling Soul R&B songs from 1975, sorted by the most popular or best selling first. Place mouse on to see information about song. Click on song title to play song and to read details about the song including lyrics (if available) and to add to playlist. Click on to play song. . Click on label to list songs from that record label. Following on from the top 100 chart are listings of hundreds of other lesser-known Soul R&B songs from 1975, arranged in order of highest US R&B and/or UK chart position.

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# Artist   (click for discography and biography of artist) Title    (click song title to play it, read lyrics etc.) Year Label
1 recordlabel: Avco 4653
chartposition: R&B #1, US AC #2, UK #3, US dance #3
writtenby: Van McCoy
Van McCoy The Hustle 1975 Avco
2 recordlabel: Epic 3121
chartposition: R&B #3, US #1, UK #2, US AC #4
writtenby: Minnie Riperton & Richard Rudolph
album: Perfect Angel
Minnie Riperton Lovin' You 1975 Epic
3 recordlabel: T.K. 1015
chartposition: R&B #1, US #1, UK #4, US dance #18
writtenby: Harry Wayne Casey & Richard Finch
album: KC and the Sunshine Band
mpcode: q3svW8PM_jc
KC And Sunshine Band That's The Way (I Like It) 1975 T.K.
4 recordlabel: Tamla Motown 1015
chartposition: R&B #5, US #1, UK #3, US dance #20
writtenby: Billy Griffin & Pete Moore (as Warren Moore)
album: City of Angels
Miracles Love Machine 1975 Tamla Motown
5 recordlabel: Tamla Motown 1010
chartposition: R&B #14, US #1, UK #5, US AC #1
writtenby: Michael Masser & Gerry Goffin
album: Diana Ross [1976 album]
Diana Ross Theme from Mahogany (Do You Know Where... 1975 Tamla Motown
6 recordlabel: Oasis 401
chartposition: R&B #3, US #2, UK #4, US dance #1
writtenby: Donna Summer, Giorgio Moroder & Pete Bellotte
album: Love to Love You Baby
Donna Summer Love to Love You Baby 1975 Oasis
7 recordlabel: Midland Int. 10339
chartposition: R&B #1, US #1, UK #28, US AC #6, US dance #1
writtenby: Sylvester Levay & Michael Kunze (as Stephan Prager)
album: Save Me
Silver Convention Fly, Robin, Fly 1975 Midland Int.
8 recordlabel: Big Tree 16047
chartposition: R&B #6, US #3, UK #2
writtenby: Errol Brown & Tony Wilson
album: Hot Chocolate [1975 album]
Hot Chocolate You Sexy Thing 1975 Big Tree
9 recordlabel: Epic 2852
chartposition: R&B #1, US #1, UK #17, US dance #7
writtenby: Bob Crewe & Kenny Nolan
album: Nightbirds
comments: Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #479
LaBelle Lady Marmalade 1975 Epic
10 recordlabel: United Artists 752
chartposition: R&B #46, US 2, UK #8, US AC #5
writtenby: J. Vincent Edwards & Pierre Tubbs
Maxine Nightingale Right Back Where We Started From 1975 United Artists
11 recordlabel: RCA 10320
chartposition: R&B #21, US #1, UK #17
writtenby: David Bowie, Carlos Alomar & John Lennon
album: Young Americans
David Bowie Fame 1975 RCA
12 recordlabel: Mercury 73734
chartposition: R&B #1, US #11, UK #51
writtenby: Billy Beck, Leroy Bonner, Marshall Jones, Ralph Middlebrooks, Marvin Pierce, Clarence Satchell
album: Honey
Ohio Players Love Rollercoaster 1975 Mercury
13 recordlabel: T.K. 1009
chartposition: R&B #1, US #1, UK #21, US dance #11
writtenby: Harry Wayne Casey & Richard Finch
album: KC And The Sunshine Band
KC And Sunshine Band Get Down Tonight 1975 T.K.
14 recordlabel: ABC 12135
chartposition: R&B #11, US #1, US AC #6, US dance #6
writtenby: Barry De Vorzon
album: Fallin' in Love
Rhythm Heritage Theme from S.W.A.T. 1975 ABC
15 recordlabel: Curtom 0109
chartposition: R&B #1, US #1
writtenby: Curtis Mayfield
album: Let's Do It Again
Staple Singers Let's Do It Again 1975 Curtom
16 recordlabel: Columbia 10090
chartposition: R&B #1, US #1
writtenby: Philip Bailey, Larry Dunn & Maurice White
album: That's the Way of the World
Earth, Wind & Fire Shining Star 1975 Columbia
17 recordlabel: 20th Century 5860
chartposition: R&B #1, US #8, UK #5, US dance #2
writtenby: Barry White
album: Just Another Way to Say I Love You
Barry White What Am I Gonna Do with You 1975 20th Century
18 recordlabel: Buddah 463
chartposition: R&B #6, US #11, UK #4, US AC #2
writtenby: Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman & Marvin Hamlisch
album: I Feel a Song
Gladys Knight & the Pips Try to Remember (The Way We Were) 1975 Buddah
19 recordlabel: P.I.R. 3577
chartposition: R&B #1, US #5, US dance #1
writtenby: Kenny Gamble & Leon Huff
album: Family Reunion
O'Jays I Love Music 1975 P.I.R.
20 recordlabel: Vibration 532
chartposition: R&B #1, US #12, UK #6, US dance #1
writtenby: Sylvia Robinson
album: Shame Shame Shame
Shirley & Company Shame, Shame, Shame 1975 Vibration
21 recordlabel: Atlantic 3248
chartposition: R&B #1, US #5, UK #37, US AC #33
writtenby: Vinnie Barrett & Bobby Eli
album: My Way
Major Harris Love Won't Let Me Wait 1975 Atlantic
22 recordlabel: Epic 3434
chartposition: R&B #1, US #4, US dance #13
writtenby: Ronald Isley, Kelly Isley Rudolph Isley, Ernie Isley, Marvin Isley & Chris Jasper
album: The Heat Is On
Isley Brothers Fight the Power 1975 Epic
23 recordlabel: Jay Boy 100(UK)
chartposition: UK #4
writtenby: Harry Casey (as Harry Wayne Casey) and Richard Finch
album: George McCrae [1975 album]
George McCrae It's Been So Long 1975 Jay Boy (UK)
24 recordlabel: Island 6267
chartposition: R&B #1, US #7, UK #12
writtenby: Papa Dee Allen, Harold Brown, B.B. Dickerson, Lonnie Jordan, Charles Miller, Lee Oskar, Howard Scott
mpcode: ro4yhp9L6Ok
War Low Rider 1975 Island
25 recordlabel: Fantasy 736
chartposition: R&B #4, US #6, UK #23, US AC #5
writtenby: Barney Perry
album: Flying Start
Blackbyrds Walking in Rhythm 1975 Fantasy
26 recordlabel: Tamla Motown 1018
chartposition: R&B #2, US #5, UK #32
writtenby: Lionel Richie
album: Movin' On
Commodores Sweet Love 1975 Tamla Motown
27 recordlabel: Columbia 3-10251
chartposition: R&B #1, US #5, US dance #5
writtenby: Al McKay & Maurice White
album: Gratitude
Earth, Wind & Fire Sing a Song 1975 Columbia
28 recordlabel: Capitol 15834
chartposition: R&B #1, US #6, UK #32, US AC #45
writtenby: Chuck Jackson & Marvin Yancy
album: Inseparable
Natalie Cole This Will Be (An Everlasting Love) 1975 Capitol
29 recordlabel: Tamla Motown 1017
chartposition: R&B #1, US #9, UK #10
writtenby: Charles H. Kipps Jr.
album: Who I Am
David Ruffin Walk Away from Love 1975 Tamla Motown
30 recordlabel: Avco 6105 039
chartposition: R&B #18, US #51, UK #1, US AC #34, US dance #13
writtenby: Hugo Peretti, Luigi Creatore & George David Weiss
album: Thank You Baby
Stylistics Can't Give You Anything (But My Love) 1975 Avco
31 recordlabel: Private Stock 45021
chartposition: R&B 31, US #6, UK #31, US AC #9, US dance #4
writtenby: Bob Crewe & Denny Randell
album: Closeup
Frankie Valli Swearin' to God 1975 Private Stock
32 recordlabel: Atlantic 453284
chartposition: R&B #1, US #5
writtenby: Joe Jefferson (as Joseph B. Jefferson), Bruce Hawes & Charles Simmons
Spinners They Just Can't Stop It (Games People Play) 1975 Atlantic
33 recordlabel: CBS 3220
chartposition: UK #1
writtenby: Ernie Smith
Johnny Nash Tears on My Pillow 1975 CBS
34 recordlabel: Kudu 925
chartposition: R&B #10, US #20, UK #6, US AC #29, US dance #2
writtenby: María Grever & Stanley Adams
album: What a Diff'rence a Day Makes
Esther Phillips What a Diff'rence a Day Makes 1975 Kudu
35 recordlabel: Atlantic 3241
chartposition: R&B #1, US #5
writtenby: Haras Fyre (as Patrick Grant) & Gwen Guthrie
album: Supernatural
Ben E. King Supernatural Thing Pt. 1 1975 Atlantic
36 recordlabel: United Artists 629
chartposition: R&B #9, US #6
writtenby: Howard Scott, B.B. Dickerson, Harold Brown , Charles Miller
War Why Can't We Be Friends 1975 United Artists
37 recordlabel: 20th Century 2218
chartposition: R&B #13, US #11, UK #41, US AC #5, US dance #1
writtenby: Ary Barroso
album: Brazil
Ritchie Family Brazil 1975 20th Century
38 recordlabel: Island 6000
chartposition: R&B #15, US #15, UK #7
writtenby: Pete Wingfield
album: Breakfast Special
Pete Wingfield Eighteen with a Bullet 1975 Island
39 recordlabel: Capitol 15832
chartposition: R&B #1, US #10, US dance #2
writtenby: Dennis Lambert & Brian Potter
album: In the City
Tavares It Only Takes a Minute 1975 Capitol
40 recordlabel: TSOP 84769
chartposition: R&B #1, US #11, UK #36, US dance #3
writtenby: Leon Huff
album: Boogie Down U.S.A.
People's Choice Do It Any Way You Wanna 1975 TSOP
41 recordlabel: Spring 156
chartposition: R&B #1, US #8
writtenby: Joe Simon & Raeford Gerald
album: Get Down
Joe Simon Get Down, Get Down (Get on the Floor) 1975 Spring
42 recordlabel: P.I.R. 3579
chartposition: R&B #1, US #12, UK #23, US AC #34
writtenby: John Whitehead, Gene McFadden & Victor Carstarphen
album: Wake Up Everybody
Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes Wake Up Everybody (Part 1) 1975 P.I.R.
43 recordlabel: Chelsea 024
chartposition: R&B #33, US #23, UK #6, US dance #7
writtenby: Bob Crewe & Denny Randell
album: Disco-Tex & His Sex-O-Lettes
Disco-Tex & the Sex-O-Lettes I Wanna Dance Wit' Choo (Doo Dat Dance) 1975 Chelsea
44 recordlabel: Atlantic 10467
chartposition: R&B #7, US #10, UK #31
writtenby: White, Alan Gorrie & McIntosh
album: Cut the Cake
Average White Band Cut the Cake 1975 Atlantic
45 recordlabel: Cat 1996
chartposition: R&B #1, US #9
writtenby: Clarence Reid & Willie Clarke
album: Rockin' Chair
Gwen McCrae Rockin' Chair 1975 Cat
46 recordlabel: P.I.R. 3202
chartposition: R&B #4, US #15, UK #51, US dance #1
writtenby: Victor Carstarphen, Gene McFadden & John Whitehead
album: To Be True
Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes Bad Luck 1975 P.I.R.
47 recordlabel: London 10482
chartposition: R&B #1, US 13, UK #24
writtenby: Al Green, Willie Mitchell & Mabon
album: Al Green Is Love
Al Green L-O-V-E (Love) 1975 London
48 recordlabel: Bell 1433(UK)
chartposition: UK #3
writtenby: Barry Mason and Roger Greenaway
Drifters There Goes My First Love 1975 Bell (UK)
49 recordlabel: ABC 12066
chartposition: R&B #4, US #10, UK #56, US dance #6
writtenby: Gavin Christopher
album: Rufusized
Rufus (and Chaka Khan) Once You Get Started 1975 ABC
50 recordlabel: State 70 (UK)
chartposition: UK #3
writtenby: Tony Waddington and Wayne Bickerton
album: Sugar Candy Kisses
Mac & Katie Kissoon Sugar Candy Kisses 1975 State(UK)
51 recordlabel: A&M 1666
chartposition: R&B #29, US #10, UK #28
writtenby: Tony Camillo
Bazuka Dynomite 1975 A&M
52 recordlabel: Buddah 437
chartposition: R&B #10, US 35, UK #5
writtenby: Ronald Baker, Earl Young, Allan Felder & Norman Harris (as Norman Ray Harris)
Trammps Hold Back the Night 1975 Buddah
53 recordlabel: 20th Century 2265
chartposition: R&B #4, US #32, UK #9, US dance #15
writtenby: Barry White
album: Let the Music Play
Barry White Let the Music Play 1975 20th Century
54 recordlabel: Roxbury 2006
chartposition: R&B #10, US #55, UK #4
writtenby: Kenny Nolan
album: Swing Your Daddy
Jim Gilstrap Swing Your Daddy 1975 Roxbury
55 recordlabel: Stang 5057
chartposition: R&B #25, UK #3, US dance #12
writtenby: Al Goodman, Harry Ray & Virginia Dodson
Moments & Whatnauts Girls 1975 Stang
56 recordlabel: Columbia 10172
chartposition: R&B #5, US #12
writtenby: Charles Stepney, Maurice White & Verdine White
album: That's the Way of the World
Earth, Wind & Fire That's the Way of the World 1975 Columbia
57 recordlabel: CBS 8852
chartposition: R&B #10, US #97, UK #4
writtenby: Al Jacobs & Jimmie Crane
album: The Manhattans
Manhattans Hurt 1975 CBS
58 recordlabel: Atlantic 3246
chartposition: R&B #24, US #14, US dance #1
writtenby: Fernando Arbex
Herbie Mann Hijack 1975 Atlantic
59 recordlabel: Tamla 54257
chartposition: R&B #1, US #18
writtenby: Linda Allen & Harry Booker
album: For You
Eddie Kendricks Shoeshine Boy 1975 Tamla
60 recordlabel: Tamla Motown 952
chartposition: R&B #1, US #19, UK #51
writtenby: The Commodores & Thomas McClary
album: Caught in the Act
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Commodores Slippery When Wet 1975 Tamla Motown
61 recordlabel: Buddah 438
chartposition: R&B #4, US #22, UK #30, US AC #17
writtenby: David Gates
album: 2nd Anniversary
Gladys Knight & the Pips Part Time Love 1975 Buddah
62 recordlabel: 20th Century 2228
chartposition: R&B #7,US #15, UK #53
writtenby: Leon Haywood
album: Come and Get Yourself Some
Leon Haywood I Want'a Do Something Freaky to You 1975 20th Century
63 recordlabel: Big Tree 16038
chartposition: R&B #40, US #28, UK #11
writtenby: Errol Brown & Tony Wilson (as Anthony Wilson)
album: Cicero Park
Hot Chocolate Disco Queen 1975 Big Tree
64 recordlabel: 20th Century 2208
chartposition: R&B #4, US #40, UK #20, US dance #2
writtenby: Barry White
Barry White I'll Do Anything You Want Me To 1975 20th Century
65 recordlabel: Brunswick 25
chartposition: R&B #27, US #94, UK #5
writtenby: Eugene Record
album: Half a Love
Chi-Lites It's Time For Love 1975 Brunswick
66 recordlabel: Blue Thumb 265
chartposition: R&B #1, US #20
writtenby: Bonnie Pointer, Anita Pointer & David Rubinson
album: Steppin
Pointer Sisters How Long (Betcha Got a Chick on the Side) 1975 Blue Thumb
67 recordlabel: Tamla Motown 942
chartposition: R&B #5, US #15
writtenby: Donald Fenceton, Mel Larson, Gerald Marcellino & Roderick Rancifer
album: Dancing Machine
Jackson 5 I Am Love 1975 Tamla Motown
68 recordlabel: Arista 0129
chartposition: R&B #96, US #107, UK #6, US dance #11
writtenby: Rudy Clark
album: Not a Little Girl Anymore
Linda Lewis It's in His Kiss 1975 Arista
69 recordlabel: Brunswick 19
chartposition: R&B #62, UK #6, US dance #11
writtenby: Hamilton Bohannon
album: Insides Out
Hamilton Bohannon Disco Stomp 1975 Brunswick
70 recordlabel: Gordy 7142
chartposition: R&B #1, US #26
writtenby: Jeffrey Bowen, Eddie Hazel & Al Boyd (as Alphonso Boyd)
album: A Song for You
Temptations Shakey Ground 1975 Gordy
71 recordlabel: London 10511
chartposition: R&B #1, US #28, UK #51
writtenby: Al Green, Willie Mitchell & Mabon
album: Full of Fire
Al Green Full of Fire 1975 London
72 recordlabel: Cactus 57
chartposition: UK #10
writtenby: Desmond Dekker and Leslie Kong
comments: re-release
Desmond Dekker The Israelites 1975 Cactus
73 recordlabel: P.I.R. 83567
chartposition: R&B #2, US #42, UK #37, US dance #2
writtenby: Kenny Gamble & Leon Huff
album: Universal Love
M.F.S.B. Sexy 1975 P.I.R.
74 recordlabel: Avco 4649
chartposition: R&B #13, US #47, UK #12, US AC #27
writtenby: Hugo Peretti, Luigi Creatore & George David Weiss
album: Heavy
Stylistics Star on a TV Show 1975 Avco
75 recordlabel: MGM 14790
chartposition: R&B #56, US #60, UK #14, US dance #2
writtenby: Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier & Eddie Holland Jr.
album: Never Can Say Goodbye
Gloria Gaynor Reach Out, I'll Be There 1975 MGM
76 recordlabel: Atlantic 3232
chartposition: R&B #22, US #16
writtenby: Jimmy Castor & Johnny Pruitt
album: Butt of Course
Jimmy Castor Bunch The Bertha Butt Boogie 1975 Atlantic
77 recordlabel: Capitol 4193
chartposition: R&B #1, US #32, US AC #20
writtenby: Marvin Yancy (as Marvin Jerome Yancy) & Chuck Jackson (as Charles Henry Jackson Jr.)
album: Inseparable
Natalie Cole Inseparable 1975 Capitol
78 recordlabel: Tamla 54258
chartposition: R&B #1, US #26
writtenby: Smokey Robinson
album: A Quiet Storm
Smokey Robinson Baby That's Backatcha 1975 Tamla
79 recordlabel: Epic 3318
chartposition: R&B #80, US #57, UK #14, US AC #10, US dance #12
writtenby: Michel Legrand
album: Biddu Orchestra
Biddu Orchestra Summer of '42 1975 Epic
80 recordlabel: Bell 1462(UK)
chartposition: UK #10
writtenby: Barry Mason and Roger Greenaway
Drifters Can I Take You Home Little Girl 1975 Bell (UK)
81 recordlabel: De-Lite 1567
chartposition: RandB #1, US #35, UK #53
writtenby: R. Bell, D. Boyce, Kool And The Gang
album: Spirit of the Boogie
Kool & the Gang Spirit of the Boogie 1975 DeLite
82 recordlabel: Motown 1349
chartposition: R&B #4, US #23
writtenby: Brian Holland & Eddie Holland Jr.
album: Forever, Michael
Michael Jackson Just a Little Bit of You 1975 Motown
83 recordlabel: T-Neck 2259
chartposition: R&B #10, US #22
writtenby: Ronald Isley, Kelly Isley, Rudolph Isley, Ernie Isley, Marvin Isley & Chris Jasper
album: The Heat Is On
Isley Brothers For the Love of You, Pt. 1 and 2 1975 TNeck
84 recordlabel: 20th Century 2162
chartposition: R&B #23, US #22, US AC #39, US dance #11
writtenby: Barry White
Love Unlimited Orchestra Satin Soul 1975 20th Century
85 recordlabel: Avco 6105 044
chartposition: R&B #23, US #76, UK #10
writtenby: Hugo Peretti, Luigi Creatore & George David Weiss
album: You Are Beautiful
Stylistics Funky Weekend 1975 Avco
86 recordlabel: De-lite 1570
chartposition: R&B #5, US #43, US dance #1
writtenby: Freida Nerangis & Britt Britton
album: Dreaming a Dream
Crown Heights Affair Dreaming a Dream 1975 Delite
87 recordlabel: Capitol 4010
chartposition: R&B #4, US #25
writtenby: Dennis Lambert & Brian Potter
album: Hard Core Poetry
Tavares Remember What I Told You to Forget 1975 Capitol
88 recordlabel: Stang 5060
chartposition: R&B #1, US #39, UK #42
writtenby: Al Goodman, Harry Ray & Walter Morris
Moments Look at Me (I'm in Love) 1975 Stang
89 recordlabel: P.I.R. 3568
chartposition: R&B #64, US AC #24, UK #9
writtenby: Kenny Gamble & Leon Huff
album: International
Three Degrees Take Good Care of Yourself 1975 P.I.R.
90 recordlabel: Alston 3713
chartposition: R&B #15, US #96, UK #25, US dance #2
writtenby: Harry Casey (as Harry Wayne Casey), Richard Finch, Willie Clarke (as William Clarke) & Betty Wright
album: Danger - High Voltage
Betty Wright Where Is the Love 1975 Alston
91 recordlabel: Mercury 73713
chartposition: R&B #1, US #33
writtenby: Billy Beck,Leroy Bonner, Marshall Jones,Ralph Middlebrooks
album: Honey
Ohio Players Sweet Sticky Thing 1975 Mercury
92 recordlabel: RCA 10343
chartposition: R&B #1, US #50, US dance #15
writtenby: Van McCoy
album: Faith, Hope & Charity
Faith, Hope & Charity To Each His Own 1975 RCA
93 recordlabel: Gordy 7144
chartposition: R&B #9, US #37, US dance #4
writtenby: Louis Charlemagne
album: A Song for You
Temptations Glasshouse 1975 Gordy
94 recordlabel: Buddah 470
chartposition: R&B #1, US #36
writtenby: Larry Weiss & Jerry Ross
album: Blind Baby
New Birth Dream Merchant 1975 Buddah
95 recordlabel: Avco 4660
chartposition: R&B #6, US #46, UK #36, US dance #15
writtenby: Van McCoy
album: The Disco Kid
Van McCoy Change with the Times 1975 Avco
96 recordlabel: Tamla Motown 1001
chartposition: R&B #6, US #60, US dance #1
writtenby: Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier & Eddie Holland Jr.
album: Moving Violation
Jackson 5 Forever Came Today 1975 Tamla Motown
97 recordlabel: Wing And A Prayer 101
chartposition: R&B #19, US #4, US dance #1
writtenby: Charlie Smalls
Consumer Rapport Ease on Down the Road 1975 Wing And A...
98 recordlabel: Warner 8105
chartposition: R&B #1, US #38
writtenby: Larry Graham
album: Ain't No 'Bout-A-Doubt
Graham Central Station Your Love 1975 Warner
99 recordlabel: Dakar 4544
chartposition: R&B #39, US #98, UK #23, US dance #3
writtenby: Hamilton Bohannon
album: Insides Out
Hamilton Bohannon Foot Stompin' Music 1975 Dakar
100 recordlabel: T.K. 1014
chartposition: R&B #31, UK #12
writtenby: Harry Casey (as Harry Wayne Casey) & Richard Finch
album: George McCrae [1975 album]
George McCrae I Ain't Lyin' 1975 T.K.

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