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Below is a list of the best selling Soul R&B songs from 1977, 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 1977, 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: RSO 885
chartposition: R&B #4, US #1, UK #4, US AC #28, US dance #3
writtenby: Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb & Maurice Gibb
album: Saturday Night Fever: The Original Movie Sound Track
Bee Gees Stayin Alive 1977 RSO
2 recordlabel: Tamla 54281
chartposition: R&B #1, US #1, UK #2, US AC #3, US dance #2
writtenby: Stevie Wonder
album: Songs In The Key Of Life
Stevie Wonder Sir Duke 1977 Tamla
3 recordlabel: Columbia 310544
chartposition: R&B #1, US #1, UK #4, US dance #11
writtenby: Maurice White & Al McKay
album: Rejoice
Emotions Best of My Love 1977 Columbia
4 recordlabel: Tamla 54280
chartposition: R&B #1, US #1, UK #7, US dance #1
writtenby: Marvin Gaye
album: Marvin Gaye Live At The London Palacium
Marvin Gaye Got to Give It Up 1977 Tamla
5 recordlabel: Epic 50371
chartposition: R&B #5, US #2, UK #2, US dance #36
writtenby: Rood Temperton
album: Too Hot To Handle
Heatwave Boogie Nights 1977 Epic
6 recordlabel: ABC 12284
chartposition: R&B #1, US #2, UK #1
writtenby: Marvin Willis, Arnold Ingram & James Mitchell
album: Float On
Floaters Float On 1977 ABC
7 recordlabel: Millennium 604
chartposition: R&B #8, US #1, UK #7, US AC #18, US dance #6
writtenby: John Williams
album: Star Wars and Other Galactic Funk
Meco Star Wars Theme--Cantina Band 1977 Millennium
8 recordlabel: Casablanca 884
chartposition: R&B#9, US #6, UK #1, US AC #45, US dance #3
writtenby: Donna Summer, Giorgio Moroder & Pete Bellotte
album: Remember Yesterday
mpcode: DTZEf_Fn4gQ
Donna Summer I Feel Love 1977 Casablanca
9 recordlabel: RSO 879
chartposition: R&B #10, US #1, UK #32, US AC #20
writtenby: John Crowley & Peter Beckett
album: Player
Player Baby Come Back 1977 RSO
10 recordlabel: Atlantic 3435
chartposition: R&B #6, US #6, UK #6, US dance #1
writtenby: Bernard Edwards ,Lehman & Nile Rodgers
album: Chic
Chic Dance, Dance, Dance (Yowsah, Yowsah,... 1977 Atlantic
11 recordlabel: T.K. 1022
chartposition: R&B #3, US #1, UK #41
writtenby: Harry Wayne Casey & Richard Finch
album: Part 3
KC And Sunshine Band I'm Your Boogie Man 1977 T.K.
12 recordlabel: Motown 1418
chartposition: R&B #1, US #4, UK #9, US AC #14
writtenby: Lionel Richie
album: Commodores
Commodores Easy 1977 Motown
13 recordlabel: 20th Century 2350
chartposition: R&B #1, US #4, UK #40, US dance #5
writtenby: Barry White
album: Barry White Sings for Someone You Love
Barry White It's Ecstasy When You Lay Down Next to Me 1977 20th Century
14 recordlabel: Epic 50313
chartposition: R&B #7, US #12, UK #2
writtenby: Buddy Killen & Bennie McGinty
Joe Tex Ain't Gonna Bump No More (with No Big... 1977 Epic
15 recordlabel: A&M 1949
chartposition: R&B #1, US #5, UK #35, US AC #38
writtenby: Shuggie Otis
album: Right On Time
Brothers Johnson Strawberry Letter 23 1977 A&M
16 recordlabel: A&M 1974
chartposition: R&B #1, US #4, US dance #19
writtenby: Len Ron Hanks & Zane Grey
album: Something To Love
L.T.D. (Every Time I Turn Around) Back in Love... 1977 A&M
17 recordlabel: Capitol 4360
chartposition: R&B #1, US #5, US AC #45
writtenby: Chuck Jackson & Marvin Yancy
album: Unpredictable
Natalie Cole I've Got Love on My Mind 1977 Capitol
18 recordlabel: Motown 1425
chartposition: R&B #4, US #5, UK #32, US dance #34
writtenby: The Commodores
album: Commodores
Commodores Brick House 1977 Motown
19 recordlabel: RCA 11129
chartposition: R&B #6, US #21, UK #5, US AC #28, US dance #3,
writtenby: Sandy Linzer & Denny Randell
album: Odyssey
Odyssey Native New Yorker 1977 RCA
20 recordlabel: Epic 50350
chartposition: R&B #6, US #28, UK #1
writtenby: Kenny Gamble & Leon Huff
album: The Jacksons
Jacksons Show You the Way to Go 1977 Epic
21 recordlabel: Big Tree 16096
chartposition: R&B #82, US #31, UK #1
writtenby: Russ Ballard
album: Every 1's A Winner
Hot Chocolate So You Win Again 1977 Big Tree
22 recordlabel: Big Tree 16085
chartposition: R&B #29, US #6, US AC #8
writtenby: Herbert Clayton Ivey, Terrence Woodford & Tom Brasfield (as Herbert Thomas Brasfield Jr.)
Hot Angel In Your Arms 1977 Big Tree
23 recordlabel: Atlantic ‎5
chartposition: US #96, UK #2, US Dance #31
writtenby: Frank Farian, Fred Jay and George Reyam
album: Love for Sale
Boney M. Ma Baker 1977 Atlantic ‎
24 recordlabel: MCA 40662
chartposition: R&B #3, US #10, UK #14, US AC #9
writtenby: Norman Whitfield
Rose Royce I Wanna Get Next to You 1977 MCA
25 recordlabel: Capitol 4398
chartposition: R&B #1, US #22, UK #5, US AC #31
writtenby: Freddie Perren & Keni St. Lewis
album: Love Storm
Tavares Whodunit 1977 Capitol
26 recordlabel: Epic 850396
chartposition: UK #2
writtenby: Billy Ocean and Ben Findon
album: Billy Ocean
Billy Ocean Red Light Spells Danger 1977 Epic
27 chartposition: UK #2
writtenby: Michelle Grainger, Tony Hayes and Steve Wadey
La Belle Epoque Black Is Black 1977
28 chartposition: UK #5, US Dance #3
writtenby: John Barry and Donna Summer
album: The Deep OST
comments: charted as I Feel Love / Theme from the Deep (Down Deep Inside) in US dance charts
Donna Summer Theme from the Deep (Down Deep Inside) 1977
29 recordlabel: Capitol 4509
chartposition: R&B #1, US #10, US AC #33
writtenby: Marvin Yancy (as Marvin Jerome Yancy) & Chuck Jackson (as Charles Henry Jackson Jr.)
album: Thankful
Natalie Cole Our Love 1977 Capitol
30 recordlabel: Columbia 10627
chartposition: R&B #6, US #30, UK #7, US AC #25
writtenby: Bill Withers & Skip Scarborough
album: Menagerie
Bill Withers Lovely Day 1977 Columbia
31 recordlabel: Columbia 3-10625
chartposition: R&B #1, US #13, UK #52
writtenby: Sonny Burke, Maurice White & Verdine White
album: All 'N All
Earth, Wind & Fire Serpentine Fire 1977 Columbia
32 recordlabel: P.I.R. 4909(UK)
chartposition: UK #5
writtenby: Kenny Gamble, Leon Huff and Cary Gilbert
album: Wake Up Everybody
Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes Don't Leave Me This Way 1977 P.I.R. (UK)
33 recordlabel: Gordy 7155
chartposition: R&B #2, US #12, UK #52
writtenby: Marilyn McLeod & Pam Sawyer
album: Turnin' On
High Inergy You Can't Turn Me Off (in the Middle of... 1977 Gordy
34 recordlabel: Buddah 569
chartposition: R&B #10, US #52, UK #4
writtenby: Van McCoy
album: Still Together
Gladys Knight & the Pips Baby Don't Change Your Mind 1977 Buddah
35 recordlabel: Capitol 4500
chartposition: RandB #36, US #32, UK #7
writtenby: Barry Gibb, Maurice Gibb and Robin Gibb
album: Future Bound
Tavares More Than a Woman 1977 Capitol
36 recordlabel: Atlantic 3469
chartposition: R&B #12, US #38, UK #9, US dance #1
writtenby: Bernard Edwards & Nile Rodgers
album: CHIC
Chic Everybody Dance 1977 Atlantic
37 recordlabel: Dash 5032
chartposition: R&B #15, US #46, UK #11, US dance #1
writtenby: Theophilus Coakley (as Theophilus
album: Magic
T-Connection Do What You Wanna Do 1977 Dash
38 recordlabel: Malaco 1042
chartposition: R&B #5, US #27, UK #20, US AC #24
writtenby: Dick Addrisi & Don Addrisi
Dorothy Moore I Believe You 1977 Malaco
39 recordlabel: Arista 0251
chartposition: R&B #2, US #24, UK #27, US AC #22
writtenby: Linda Creed & Michael Masser
album: Weekend in L.A
George Benson The Greatest Love of All 1977 Arista
40 recordlabel: Drive 6258
chartposition: R&B #3, US #18, US dance #9
writtenby: Peter Brown & Robert Rans
album: A Fantasy Love Affair
Peter Brown Do Ya Wanna Get Funky with Me 1977 Drive
41 recordlabel: Pye 25746 (UK)
chartposition: UK #2
writtenby: Pierre Ecama
album: Magic Fly
Space Magic Fly 1977 Pye(UK)
42 recordlabel: Bang 734
chartposition: R&B #2, US #18
writtenby: Ray Ransom, Regi Hargis & Jimmy
album: Bri ck
Brick Dusic 1977 Bang
43 recordlabel: Motown 1427
chartposition: R&B #16, US #27, US AC #8, UK #23
writtenby: Franne Golde & Tom Snow
album: Baby It's Me
Diana Ross Gettin' Ready for Love 1977 Motown
44 recordlabel: Westbound 55400
chartposition: R&B #2, US #36, US dance #1
writtenby: Barry Blue (as Barry Ian Green), Gerry Shury & Ron Roker
album: Devils Gun
C.J. & Co. Devil's Gun 1977 Westbound
45 recordlabel: Motown 1432
chartposition: R&B #1, US #24, UK #38
writtenby: Lionel Richie, Milan Williams, Ronald LaPread, Thomas McClary, Walter Orange & William King
album: The Commodores Live!
Commodores Too Hot Ta Trot 1977 Motown
46 recordlabel: ATCO 7080
chartposition: UK #3
writtenby: Bobby Hebb
album: Take the Heat Off Me
Boney M. Sunny 1977 ATCO
47 recordlabel: Atlantic 3389
chartposition: R&B #9, US #53, UK #16, US dance #1
writtenby: Leroy Green & Ron Kersey
album: Disco Inferno
Trammps Disco Inferno 1977 Atlantic
48 recordlabel: Tamla 54286
chartposition: R&B #18, US #32, UK #29, US AC #29, US dance #2
writtenby: Stevie Wonder
album: Songs In The Key Of Life
Stevie Wonder Another Star 1977 Tamla
49 recordlabel: Polydor 14202
chartposition: R&B #39, UK #4
writtenby: Dick Glasser
album: I Will
Ruby Winters I Will 1977 Polydor
50 recordlabel: Capitol 4405
chartposition: R&B #6, US #17
writtenby: Edmund Sylvers, James Sylvers, Leon Sylvers III & Ricky Sylvers
album: Something Special
Sylvers High School Dance 1977 Capitol
51 recordlabel: ABC 12262
chartposition: R&B #9, US #15, US AC #21
writtenby: H. B. Barnum & Walter Johnson
Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis, Jr. Your Love 1977 ABC
52 recordlabel: Soul Train 10906
chartposition: R&B #10, US #25, UK #30
writtenby: Brian Holland, Eddie Holland Jr. (as Eddie Holland) & Lamont Dozier
album: Uptown Festival
Shalamar Uptown Festival 1977 Soul Train
53 recordlabel: Casablanca 907
chartposition: R&B #28, US #37, UK #10
writtenby: Donna Summer, Giorgio Moroder & Pete Bellotte
album: Once Upon A Time
Donna Summer I Love You 1977 Casablanca
54 recordlabel: Warner 8367
chartposition: R&B #16, US #102, UK #6
writtenby: Barry Gigg ,Robin Gibb & Maurice Gibb
Candi Staton Nights on Broadway 1977 Warner
55 recordlabel: All Platinum 6146318(UK)
chartposition: UK #7
writtenby: Al Goodman, Harry Ray and Tom Keith
Moments Jack in the Box 1977 All Platinum...
56 recordlabel: Mercury 73959
chartposition: R&B #1, US #23
writtenby: Michael Cooper
album: Secrets
Con Funk Shun Ffun 1977 Mercury
57 recordlabel: Cotillion 44215
chartposition: R&B #29, US #36, UK #31, US dance #2
writtenby: Alec R. Costandinos & Cerrone (as Jean-Marc Cerrone)
album: Love in C Minor
Cerrone Love in C Minor 1977 Cotillion
58 recordlabel: Island 169(UK)
chartposition: UK #5, NZ #1
writtenby: Bob Marley and Curtis Mayfield
album: Exodus
Bob Marley & the Wailers One Love -- People Get Ready 1977 Island (UK)
59 recordlabel: ABC 12239
chartposition: R&B #1, US #30, US dance #37
writtenby: Tony Maiden & Lalomie Washburn
album: Ask Rufus
Rufus (and Chaka Khan) At Midnight (My Love Will Lift You Up) 1977 ABC
60 recordlabel: Cotillion 44218
chartposition: R&B #1, US #32
writtenby: Mark Adams, Carter Bradley, Tim Dozier, Mark Hicks, Tom Lockett, Floyd Miller, Steve Washington
album: Slave
Slave Slide 1977 Cotillion
61 recordlabel: Whitfield 8440
chartposition: R&B #4, US #39, UK #30, US dance #20
writtenby: Norman Whitfield & Dwight Turner
album: In Full Bloom
Rose Royce Do Your Dance 1977 Whitfield
62 recordlabel: Island 6410(UK)
chartposition: UK #9
writtenby: Bob Marley
album: Exodus
Bob Marley & the Wailers Jamming 1977 Island (UK)
63 recordlabel: AVI 147
chartposition: R&B #22, US #44, UK #31, US dance #6
writtenby: W. Michael Lewis, Laurin Rinder & Merria Ross
album: Cocomotion
El Coco Cocomotion 1977 AVI
64 recordlabel: United Artists 912
chartposition: R&B #5, US #25
writtenby: Emanuel Johnson & Michael Stokes
album: Enchantment
Enchantment Gloria 1977 United Artists
65 recordlabel: Dash 5041
chartposition: R&B #27, US #103, UK #16, US dance #5
writtenby: Theophilus Coakley (as Theophilus
album: On Fire
T-Connection On Fire 1977 Dash
66 recordlabel: Westbound 55401
chartposition: R&B #73, US #90, UK #12, US dance #14
writtenby: Abrim Tilmon
album: Feel the Need
Detroit Emeralds Feel the Need 1977 Westbound
67 recordlabel: Columbia 10556
chartposition: R&B #65, US #103, UK #8
writtenby: Clarence McDonald, Deniece Williams, Fritz Baskett & Lani Groves
album: This Is Niecy
Deniece Williams That's What Friends Are For 1977 Columbia
68 recordlabel: Good Earth -7(UK)
chartposition: UK #6
writtenby: Richard Hewson
album: The Crunch and Beyond
comments: [instrumental]
RAH Band The Crunch 1977 Good Earth (UK)
69 recordlabel: Kayvette 5128
chartposition: R&B #3, US #31
writtenby: Bill Anderson
album: Sometimes
Facts of Life Sometimes 1977 Kayvette
70 recordlabel: De-lite 1588
chartposition: R&B #16, US #42, UK #51, US dance #6
writtenby: William Anderson
album: Do It Your Way
Crown Heights Affair Dancin 1977 Delite
71 recordlabel: Epic 50454
chartposition: R&B#8, US #52, UK #26
writtenby: Kenny Gamble & Leon Huff
album: Goin' Places
Jacksons Goin' Places 1977 Epic
72 recordlabel: Tamla 54291
chartposition: R&B #36, US #36, UK #53, US AC #24
writtenby: Stevie Wonder
album: Songs in the Key of Life
Stevie Wonder As 1977 Tamla
73 recordlabel: Columbia 10546
chartposition: R&B #97, US #28, US AC #46, US dance #37
writtenby: Bill Conti
album: Conquistaodr
Maynard Ferguson Gonna Fly Now (Theme from Rocky) 1977 Columbia
74 recordlabel: ABC 12269
chartposition: R&B #3, US #32
writtenby: André Fischer & David Wolinski
album: Ask Rufus
Rufus (and Chaka Khan) Hollywood 1977 ABC
75 recordlabel: DJM 7
chartposition: R&B #5, US #41, UK #44
writtenby: Johnny Guitar Watson
album: A Real Mother for Ya
Johnny Guitar Watson A Real Mother for Ya 1977 DJM
76 recordlabel: Island 089
chartposition: R&B #19, US #103, UK #14
writtenby: Bob Marley
album: Exodus
Bob Marley & the Wailers Exodus 1977 Island
77 recordlabel: Claridge 424
chartposition: R&B #66, UK #12
writtenby: R. L Kirkland & Ruth Davis
Bo Kirkland & Ruth Davis You're Gonna Get Next to Me 1977 Claridge
78 recordlabel: P.I.R. 3627
chartposition: R&B #4, US #91, UK #34, US dance #26
writtenby: Kenny Gamble (as Kenneth Gamble), Leon Huff & Cary Gilbert
Philadelphia International All Stars Let's Clean Up the Ghetto 1977 P.I.R.
79 recordlabel: APA 17001
chartposition: R&B #86, US #41, US dance #3
writtenby: Pepe Luis Soto
album: Celi Bee & the Buzzy Bunch
comments: charted as Superman / One Love in US dance charts
Celi Bee & the Buzzy Bunch Superman 1977 APA
80 recordlabel: United Artists 1009 (Blue Note)
chartposition: R&B #2, US #45
writtenby: Papa Dee Allen, Harold Brown, B.B. Dickerson, Lonnie Jordan, Charles Miller, Lee Oskar, Howard Scott
album: Platinum Jazz
War L.A. Sunshine 1977 United...
81 recordlabel: P.i. 3622
chartposition: R&B #5, US #41
writtenby: Kenny Gamble & Leon Huff
album: Teddy Pendergrass
Teddy Pendergrass I Don't Love You Anymore 1977 P.i.
82 recordlabel: T-Neck 2262
chartposition: R&B #1, US #63, US dance #30
writtenby: Ronald Isley, Kelly Isley , Rudolph Isley, Ernie Isley, Marvin Isley & Chris Jasper
album: Go for Your Guns
Isley Brothers The Pride 1977 TNeck
83 recordlabel: ABC 12235
chartposition: R&B #3, US #53
writtenby: Michael Henderson
album: Joy Ride
Dramatics Be My Girl 1977 ABC
84 recordlabel: Glades 1739
chartposition: R&B #7, US #37
writtenby: Latimore (as Benjamin Latimore)
album: It Ain't Where You Been... It's Where You're Goin'
Latimore Somethin' 'Bout 'Cha 1977 Glades
85 recordlabel: RCA 10970
chartposition: R&B #70, US #28
writtenby: John Oates
album: Bigger Than Both of Us
Hall & Oates Back Together Again 1977 RCA
86 recordlabel: T-Neck 2264
chartposition: R&B #4, US #40
writtenby: Ronald Isley, Kelly Isley, Rudolph Isley, Ernie Isley, Marvin Isley & Chris Jasper
album: Go for Your Guns
Isley Brothers Livin' in the Life 1977 TNeck
87 recordlabel: Avi 153
chartposition: R&B #13, US #68, US dance #5
writtenby: W. Michael Lewis, Laurin Rinder, Gil Karson & D. Williams
Le Pamplemousse Le Spank 1977 Avi
88 recordlabel: Kudu 939
chartposition: R&B #68, US #76, UK #42, US dance #2
writtenby: David Matthews & Tony Sarafino
album: Turn This Mutha Out
Idris Muhammad Could Heaven Ever Be Like This 1977 Kudu
89 recordlabel: United Artists 991
chartposition: R&B #3, US #45
writtenby: Emanuel Johnson & Michael Stokes
album: Enchantment
Enchantment Sunshine 1977 United Artists
90 recordlabel: Whitfield 8306
chartposition: R&B #37, US #48, US dance #5
writtenby: Norman Whitfield
album: Method to Madness
mpcode: enro73Q104U
Undisputed Truth You + Me = Love 1977 Whitfield
91 recordlabel: Cotillion 44213
chartposition: R&B #32, US #68, UK #44, US dance #5
writtenby: Tyrone Williams
album: Welcome to Our World
Mass Production Welcome to Our World (Of Merry Music) 1977 Cotillion
92 recordlabel: Spring 175
chartposition: R&B #5, US #43
writtenby: Glenn Martin & Sonny Throckmorton
album: Feelin' Bitchy
Millie Jackson If You're Not Back in Love by Monday 1977 Spring
93 recordlabel: Gold Mind 4004
chartposition: R&B #23, US #41, US dance #8
writtenby: Allan Felder, Norman Harris & Ron Tyson
album: Delusions
First Choice Doctor Love 1977 Gold Mind
94 recordlabel: Power Exchange 266(UK)
chartposition: R&B #73, UK #17
writtenby: Alfie Davison
Imperials Who's Gonna Love Me 1977 Power...
95 recordlabel: Soul Train 10947
chartposition: R&B #44, US #64, US dance #2
writtenby: M. Anthony
album: Simply Carrie
Carrie Lucas I Gotta Keep Dancin 1977 Soul Train
96 recordlabel: 20th Century 2325
chartposition: R&B #15, US #68, US AC #27, US dance #7
writtenby: John Barry
album: King Kong: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
Love Unlimited Orchestra Theme from King Kong 1977 20th Century
97 recordlabel: Columbia 10495
chartposition: R&B #6, US #66
writtenby: Roger Joyce, Teddy Randazzo & Victoria Pike
Manhattans It Feels So Good to Be Loved So Bad 1977 Columbia
98 recordlabel: RCA 11028
chartposition: R&B #91, US #67, US dance #2
writtenby: David Gates
album: Half & Half
Vicki Sue Robinson Hold Tight 1977 RCA
99 recordlabel: Columbia 310622
chartposition: R&B #7, US #44
writtenby: Skip Scarborough
album: Rejoice
mpcode: 7QTqKfl2c64
Emotions Don't Ask My Neighbors 1977 Columbia
100 recordlabel: Tamla 54279
chartposition: R&B #7, US #42
writtenby: Mike Sutton & Kathy Wakefield
album: Deep in My Soul
Smokey Robinson There Will Come a Day (I'm Gonna Happen... 1977 Tamla

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