On the 8th July 1978 Abba's latest single in America "Take A Chance On Me" reached the number 3 spot in the Billboard chart after 11 weeks of climbing up the charts. The top 5 songs on the chart that week were;
"Shadow Dancing" - Andy Gibbs
"Baker Street" - Gerry Rafferty
"Take A Chance On Me" - Abba
"Used Ta Be My Girl" - O'Jays
"Still The Same" - Bob Seger
The single (released on Atlantic Records) stayed at number 3 for 2 weeks and was the 32nd biggest selling single in America in 1978.