New Zealand top 50 singles of 1976

This is a list of the top 50 singles of 1976 in New Zealand.[1]


 ‡  – Single of New Zealand origin
Number Artist Single
1 ABBA "Fernando"
2 Elton John & Kiki Dee "Don't Go Breaking My Heart"
3 Pussycat "Mississippi"
4 ABBA "Dancing Queen"
5 Henry Gross "Shannon"
6 Queen "Bohemian Rhapsody"
7 The Manhattans "Kiss And Say Goodbye"
8 The Four Seasons "December, 1963 (Oh What A Night)"
9 The Bellamy Brothers "Let Your Love Flow"
10 The Sylvers "Boogie Fever"
11 Dorothy Moore "Misty Blue"
12 Sherbet "Howzat"
13 Elvin Bishop "Fooled Around And Fall In Love"
14 Hot Chocolate "You Sexy Thing"
15 Wild Cherry "Play That Funky Music"
16 ABBA "Mamma Mia"
17 Cliff Richard "Devil Woman"
18 C. W. McCall "Convoy"
19 Rod Stewart "Tonight's The Night (Gonna Be Alright)"
20 Olivia Newton-John "Come On Over"
21 Johnnie Taylor "Disco Lady"
22 Tina Charles "I Love To Love (But My Baby Loves To Dance)"
23 Nazareth "Love Hurts"
24 Chicago "If You Leave Me Now"
25 Walter Murphy "A Fifth Of Beethoven"
26 Max Merritt & The Meteors "Slipping Away"
27 Rick Dees & His Cast of Idiots "Disco Duck"
28 Starland Vocal Band "Afternoon Delight"
29 Pussycat "Smile"
30 KC and the Sunshine Band "(Shake, Shake, Shake) Shake Your Booty"
31 Natalie Cole "Sophisticated Lady (She's a Different Lady)"
32 Dr. Hook "Only Sixteen"
33 Bill and Boyd "Put Another Log On The Fire"
34 10cc "Art For Art's Sake"
35 Wings "Silly Love Songs"
36 Fred Dagg "Gumboots"
38 Bay City Rollers "I Only Wanna Be With You"
39 Harpo "Moviestar"
40 Bee Gees "You Should Be Dancing"
41 Jigsaw "Sky High"
42 The Wombles "The Wombling Song"
43 Dr. Hook "A Little Bit More"
44 The Real Thing "You To Me Are Everything"
45 Larry Santos "We Can't Hide It Anymore"
46 The Carpenters "There's A Kind Of Hush"
47 Bay City Rollers "Saturday Night"
48 Freddy Fender "Wasted Days And Wasted Nights"
49 Pussycat "Georgie"
50 Johnny Nash "Tears On My Pillow"


  1. ^ "Top Selling Singles of 1976". THE OFFICIAL NZ MUSIC CHART.