For Mix's 25th anniversary this year, we begin looking back at where we started. Here are the Number One album and single from Billboard, October 1977, with special props to the engineers, producers and studios who make the magic.
NUMBER ONE ALBUM
For the seventh consecutive month: Rumours, Fleetwood Mac. Producers: Fleetwood Mac, Ken Caillat, Richard Dashut. Engineers: Ken Caillat, Richard Dashut. Studios: The Record Plant (Sausalito, CA), Wally Heider (Los Angeles), Criteria (Miami), Davlen (North Hollywood), Producer's Workshop (Hollywood). Mastering: Ken Perry/ Capitol.
NUMBER ONE SINGLES
Meco's “Star Wars Theme/Cantina Band.” Producers: Harold Wheeler, Pat Lawrence, Meco Monardo, Tony Bongiovi. Engineer: Harvey Hoffman. Studio information not available.
Debby Boone's “You Light Up My Life.” Producer: Joe Brooks. Studio information not available.