What were the top Billboard songs on this date in 1978? Sure, I could tell you. But playing covers of them is SO much better. (75 minutes)

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Title

Artist

Length

Artwork

Album

Original Artist

Versions

Buy


Just The Way You Are


Maggie Gyllenhaal
3:49


Happy Endings Soundtrack
Billy Joel


8


Amazon

Short People


Jon Hardy & The Public
3:41


Little Criminals: Songs From Randy Newman
Randy Newman


3


Amazon

Don’t It Make My Brown Eyes Blue


Tessanne Chin
4:46


Reggae's Gone Country
Crystal Gayle


Amazon

It’s So Easy


Paul McCartney
4:34


Rave On Buddy Holly
Buddy Holly


4


Amazon

Runaround Sue


Chase Holfelder
3:36


Major to Minor, Vol.1
Dion


2


iTunes Amazon

We Will Rock You


Ludwig Von 88
3:47


17 Plombs Pour Peter Les Tubes
Queen


19


Amazon

We Are the Champions


Rachael Cantu
3:37


Covers
Queen


14


iTunes

Come Sail Away


Me First & The Gimme Gimmes
2:48


Ruin Jonny's Bar Mitzvah
Styx


5


Amazon

Hey Deanie


The Nicoteens
3:07


Raspberries Preserved
Raspberries


Amazon

You’re in My Heart


Pickin' On Series
3:17


Pickin' on Rod Stewart & The Faces: A Bluegrass Tribute
Rod Stewart


Amazon

Sentimental Lady


Valley Lodge
3:01


Semester at Sea
Fleetwood Mac/Bob Welch


iTunes Amazon

Slip Slidin’ Away


Pat Surface
4:20


In My Life - Songwriter IV
Paul Simon


2


Amazon

You Light Up My Life


Phantasmic
2:59


I Light Up Your Life
Debby Boone


Amazon

Many Wings, Here You Come Again


Frente!
3:26


Accidently Kelly Street
Dolly Parton


Amazon

Blue Bayou


Harry Dean Stanton
3:35


Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction
Roy Orbison


5


iTunes Amazon

Baby Come Back


Bleu
4:16


Drink a Toast to Innocence: A Tribute to Lite Rock
Player


2


Amazon

How Deep Is Your Love


The Bird And The Bee
3:24


Please Clap Your Hands
Bee Gees


12


Amazon

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