Popjustice Retrochart w/e 08/08/81

THE RETROCHART
We are taking a trip down memory lane

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The Retrochart Vault


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The Rules


- This is a retrochart which commenced week ending 5 January 1980.

- Post in the thread or start a new conversation with me with your top 10/20/100 songs of each week.

- Each week I will post a list of new entries and releases that are eligible to chart and links to international charts (click on the flag / icon for the hyperlink).

- The list will not be exhaustive and you are free to add any more obscure songs on your personal list released up to that date or songs contemporaneously charting on international charts. If you do I would appreciate any links to evidence the release date or chart history to update the archive.

- You are free to use your own personal charts from the time (if you have them) or create an updated list for this chart.

- Please rank your songs from your favourite downwards. (eg #1 down to #100)

- Your #1 gets 100 points, #2 gets 99 points etc

- The weekly PJOPS Retrochart is compiled from accumulated points each week.

- It would be fantastic if you could regularly contribute lists but understandably there may be weeks you can not. If someone fails to contribute towards a weekly chart their previous week’s choices will be frozen and contribute to the chart but the points will be halved. This is to prevent wild fluctuations in chart positions depending on contributions.

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Retrochart Top Ten w/e 08/08/81

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06 01 03 Happy Birthday Stevie Wonder NEW NUMBER ONE
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03 02 09 New Life Depeche Mode
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13 03 03 Tempted Squeeze
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01 01 12 Lay All Your Love On Me ABBA
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02 02 08 Ghost Town The Specials
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05 04 07 For Your Eyes Only Sheena Easton
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04 04 04 Chant #1 (I Don't Need This Pressure) Spandau Ballet
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07 07 03 Girls On Film Duran Duran
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16 09 02 Water On Glass Kim Wilde
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10 01 Love Action (I Believe In Love) Human League
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11 12 11 06 Walk Right Now Jacksons
12 35 12 02 Tainted Love Soft Cell

13 09 06 09 No Woman No Cry Bob Marley & The Wailers
14 21 14 11 Going Back To My Roots Odyssey
15 08 06 08 Doors Of Your Heart The Beat
16 14 14 05 Computer Love Kraftwerk
17 11 11 05 Sat In Your Lap Kate Bush
18 17 17 05 Visage Visage
19 10 08 08 Wordy Rappinghood Tom Tom Club
20 32 02 14 Chariots Of Fire Vangelis
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21 25 21 02 Hold On Tight ELO
22 33 22 13 Believe It Or Not (Theme From The Greatest American Hero) Joey Scarbury FEATURED

23 28 16 13 Body Talk Imagination
24 26 12 11 You Might Need Somebody Randy Crawford
25 18 18 05 Show Me Dexys Midnight Runners
26 57 26 04 Urgent Foreigner FEATURED
27 --- 27 01 One In Ten UB40
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28 20 20 04 Never Surrender Saxon
29 19 03 14 Stand And Deliver Adam & The Ants
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30 15 08 17 Take It On The Run REO Speedwagon
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31 23 08 10 All Stood Still Ultravox
32 47 32 02 Arabian Knights Siouxsie & The Banshees
33 30 01 18 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes
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34 29 29 04 A Promise Echo & The Bunnymen
35 55 35 02 Backfired Debbie Harry
36 24 21 05 Motorhead Live EP Motorhead
37 --- 37 01 Fire U2 FEATURED
38 39 38 03 Green Door Shakin Stevens

39 31 31 09 Rock & Roll Dreams Come Through Jim Steinman
40 79 01 15 In The Air Tonight Phil Collins
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41 36 36 05 Heaven And Hell Vangelis
42 38 38 08 Dancing On The Floor Third World
43 41 39 12 Seven Year Ache Roseanne Cash
44 44 43 10 One That You Love Air Supply
45 40 38 11 Slow Hand Pointer Sisters
46 48 46 05 Stranger Jefferson Starship
47 56 44 14 You Make My Dreams Hall & Oates
48 37 19 09 The River Bruce Springsteen
49 49 49 04 Fire & Ice Pat Benatar
50 43 15 08 Can't Happen Here Rainbow
 
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51 22 17 10 Pull Up To The Bumper Grace Jones
52 50 50 02 Lady Commodores
53 122 19 11 One Day In Your Life Michael Jackson
54 54 52 03 Julie Ocean The Undertones
55 27 25 09 There's A Guy Works Down The Chip Shop Swears He's Elvis Kirsty MacColl
56 46 31 08 Throw Away The Key Linx
57 73 52 16 Jessie's Girl Rick Springfield
58 52 10 11 Spellbound Siouxsie & The Banshees
59 115 59 01 Wunderbar Tenpole Tudor FEATURED
60 60 37 07 Pretty In Pink The Psychedelic Furs
61 --- 61 01 Draw Of The Cards Kim Carnes FEATURED
62 136 07 22 How Bout Us Champaign
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63 RE 05 15 Fade To Grey Visage
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64 53 45 05 I'm In Love Evelyn Champagne King
65 RE 03 17 Enola Gay OMD
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66 65 65 04 Everlasting Love Rex Smith & Rachel Sweet
67 62 62 08 Hearts Marty Balin
68 63 63 06 The Kid Is Hot Tonight Loverboy
69 75 69 04 Gonna Get Over You France Joli
70 67 64 07 It Hurts To Be In Love Dan Hartman
71 64 61 08 Gemini Dream Moody Blues
72 RE 08 29 Can You Feel It Jacksons
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73 74 73 03 The Carrier David Byrne / Brian Eno
74 --- 74 01 Tam-Tam (L'omme Prehisto) Michel Polnareff FEATURED

75 69 69 04 You Are The One Cerrone
76 RE 10 12 Chi Mai Ennio Morricone
77 45 45 02 Stormtrooper In Drag Paul Gardiner & Gary Numan
78 71 71 06 Elvira Oak Ridge Boys
79 72 72 06 Queen Of Hearts Juice Newton
80 RE 01 14 Woman In Love Barbra Streisand
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81 85 81 04 You Stopped Loving Me Roberta Flack
82 89 82 02 Love On A Two Way Street Stacy Lattisaw

83 --- 83 01 Reality Richard Sanderson FEATURED
84 42 16 09 Memory Elaine Paige
85 97 85 02 Hooked On Classics Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
86 68 23 25 Modern Girl Sheena Easton
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87 --- 87 01 Sara Perche Ti Amo Ricchi e Poveri

88 92 82 06 Cool World Mondo Rock
89 70 37 14 America Neil Diamond
90 RE 01 15 Just Like Starting Over John Lennon
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91 96 91 02 Icehouse Icehouse
92 94 92 02 Get A Little Patrick Cowley

93 88 88 04 Double Dutch Bus Frankie Smith
94 RE 09 11 Johnny & Mary Robert Palmer
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95 87 86 07 On And On And On ABBA
96 --- 96 01 Who Can It Be Now Men At Work FEATURED
97 91 83 07 Time Alan Parsons Project
98 102 98 01 Suzi Randy Vanwarmer
99 76 75 06 Breaking Down The Barriers Elton John
100 134 100 01 Club Disco Star Trax
 
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PJOPS Retrochart Number Ones


1980
05/01/80 Another Brick In The Wall (Part II) Pink Floyd 452
12/01/80 Brass In Pocket The Pretenders 548
19/01/80 Brass In Pocket The Pretenders 443.5
26/01/80 Brass In Pocket The Pretenders 498
02/02/80 Sara Fleetwood Mac 526
09/02/80 Rock With You Michael Jackson 441
16/02/80 Rock With You Michael Jackson 456
23/02/80 On The Radio Donna Summer 551
01/03/80 On The Radio Donna Summer 533
08/03/80 On The Radio Donna Summer 536
15/03/80 On The Radio Donna Summer 524
22/03/80 Atomic Blondie 551
29/03/80 Going Underground The Jam 639
05/04/80 Going Underground The Jam 638
12/04/80 Going Underground The Jam 590.5
19/04/80 Call Me Blondie 646
26/04/80 Call Me Blondie 647
03/05/80 Call Me Blondie 597.5
10/05/80 Call Me Blondie 637
17/05/80 A Forest The Cure 584.5
24/05/80 A Forest The Cure 541
31/05/80 A Forest The Cure 485.5
07/06/80 A Forest The Cure 513
14/06/80 We Are Glass Gary Numan 517
21/06/80 Christine Siouxsie & The Banshees 537
28/06/80 Christine Siouxsie & The Banshees 495.5
05/07/80 Xanadu Olivia Newton-John & Electric Light Orchestra 460
12/07/80 Xanadu Olivia Newton-John & Electric Light Orchestra 558
19/07/80 Upside Down Diana Ross 506
26/07/80 Babooshka Kate Bush 483
02/08/80 The Winner Takes It All ABBA 574
09/08/80 The Winner Takes It All ABBA 591
16/08/80 The Winner Takes It All ABBA 543
23/08/80 The Winner Takes It All ABBA 492
30/08/80 The Winner Takes It All ABBA 489
06/09/80 The Winner Takes It All ABBA 580
13/09/80 Ashes To Ashes David Bowie 593
20/09/80 Ashes To Ashes David Bowie 544
27/09/80 Ashes To Ashes David Bowie 496
04/10/80 Ashes To Ashes David Bowie 486
11/10/80 Another One Bites The Dust Queen 481
18/10/80 Another One Bites The Dust Queen 480
25/10/80 Another One Bites The Dust Queen 468
01/11/80 Woman In Love Barbra Streisand 452
08/11/80 Fashion David Bowie 451
15/11/80 Fashion David Bowie 470
22/11/80 Fashion David Bowie 478
29/11/80 Celebration Kool & The Gang 488
06/12/80 The Tide Is High Blondie 446
13/12/80 The Tide Is High Blondie 436
20/12/80 (Just Like) Starting Over John Lennon 433
27/12/80 Celebration Kool & The Gang 474
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CHRISTMAS NUMBER ONE


1981
03/01/81 Celebration Kool & The Gang 387
10/01/81 (Just Like) Starting Over John Lennon 403
17/01/81 Flash Queen 390
24/01/81 In The Air Tonight Phil Collins 443
31/01/81 In The Air Tonight Phil Collins 422.5
07/02/81 Woman John Lennon 422
14/02/81 Vienna Ultravox 398
21/02/81 Vienna Ultravox 449
28/02/81 Vienna Ultravox 451
07/03/81 Vienna Ultravox 438
14/03/81 Vienna Ultravox 438
21/03/81 Vienna Ultravox 425
28/03/81 Vienna Ultravox 404
04/04/81 Kids In America Kim Wilde 397
11/04/81 Kids In America Kim Wilde 392
18/04/81 Kids In America Kim Wilde 379
25/04/81 Kids In America Kim Wilde 368
02/05/81 It's A Love Thing The Whispers 347
09/05/81 Drowning / All Out To Get You The Beat 344
16/05/81 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes 443
23/05/81 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes 469
30/05/81 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes 483
06/06/81 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes 482
13/06/81 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes 474
20/06/81 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes 464
27/06/81 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes 445
04/07/81 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes 423
11/07/81 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes 402 LONGEST RUNNING NUMBER ONE - NINE WEEKS

18/07/81 Lay All Your Love On Me ABBA 431
25/07/81 Lay All Your Love On Me ABBA 447
01/08/81 Lay All Your Love On Me ABBA 432
08/08/81 Happy Birthday Stevie Wonder 446
 
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Global Chart Top 10 w/e 08/08/81


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01 01 14 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes SIXTH WEEK AT NUMBER ONE
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02 01 15 Stars On 45 Medley Stars On 45
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03 03 06 Jessie's Girl Rick Spingfield
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05 03 15 In The Air Tonight Phil Collins
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04 03 06 The One That You Love Air Supply
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08 08 03 Believe It Or Not (Theme From The Greatest American Hero) Joey Scarbury
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06 03 10 All Those Years Ago George Harrison
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US Billboard Hot 100 w/e 08/08/81

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01 01 20 Jessie's Girl Rick Springfield SECOND WEEK AT NUMBER ONE
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03 03 14 Believe It Or Not (Theme From "The Greatest American Hero") Joey Scarbury
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04 04 09 I Don't Need You Kenny Rogers
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05 05 13 Elvira The Oak Ridge Boys
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06 06 11 Slow Hand Pointer Sisters
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08 07 12 Boy From New York City Manhatten Transfer
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09 08 12 Hearts Marty Balin
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10 09 11 Queen of Hearts Juice Newton
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02 01 13 The One That You Love Air Supply

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45 62 45 03 The Beach Boys Medley The Beach Boys HIGHEST CLIMBER
56 --- 56 01 The Voice The Moody Blues
66 80 66 03 Chloe Elton John
72 --- 72 01 Draw Of The Cards Kim Carnes
74 --- 74 01 Super Freak Rick James
79 --- 79 01 Straight From The Heart The Allman Brothers Band
83 --- 83 01 In You Letter REO Speedwagon
84 --- 84 01 A Heart In New York Art Garfunkel
85 --- 85 01 Falling In Love Again Michael Stanley Band
86 --- 86 01 Just Like Paradise Larry John McNally
87 --- 87 01 Dedicated To The One I Love Bernadette Peters
88 --- 88 01 Shake It Up Tonight Cheryl Lynn
89 --- 89 01 Hold Tight Change
90 --- 90 01 The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore Nielson / Pearson


US Charts
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Cashbox Singles Chart Believe It Or Not Joey Scarbury NEW NUMBER ONE
Billboard Adult Contemporary I Don't Need You Kenny Rogers FIFTH WEEK AT NUMBER ONE
Billboard Disco Top 100 Give It To Me Baby / Super Freak / Ghetto Life Rick James THIRD WEEK AT NUMBER ONE
Billboard Hot Soul Singles Double Dutch Bus Frankie Smith FOURTH WEEK AT NUMBER ONE
 
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UK Official Singles Chart Top 75 w/e 08/08/81

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01 01 03 Green Door Shakin Stevens
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04 02 03 Happy Birthday Stevie Wonder 87,000
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07 03 03 Hooked On Classics Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 79,000
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03 03 04 Chant No. 1 (I Don't Need This Pressure On) Spandau Ballet 76,000
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06 03 07 Can Can Bad Manners
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15 07 06 Walk Right Now Jacksons 45,000
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11 08 07 For Your Eyes Only Sheena Easton 44,000
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14 10 04 Back To The Sixties Tight Fit 43,000
After last weeks frantic scramble for the top spot this week is much more orderly with Shakin' Stevens way out in front with "Green Door" from the off. The single sold 116,000 copies last week to bring its total to 222,000 copies after just three weeks, not being available on his current album "This Ole House" has certainly helped, that album is still pottering around the top 30 but his next album "Shaky" is due next month and will feature the current No 1 along with Stevens' last single "You Drive Me Crazy"- expect a big seller. Indeed Shakin Stevens is the only man who looks capable of selling anything like Adam & The Ants in 1981.

Three new hits in the top 10 start with the Jacksons and "Walk Right Now" which accelerates 15-7 (45,000). It's a fourth single from "Triumph" which has turned out to be a prophetic title as it has become one of their most successful albums here in the UK, it also marks the first time the band have scored back to back top 10 hits since their initial run of four hits back in 1970.

It's been a rocky 12 months for Sheena Easton who has seen her going from two hits simultaneously in the top 10 this time last year to having her song "Take My Time" peak at No 44 in February. To balance that the singer famously made No 1 stateside with a retitled "The Morning Train (9 to 5)" a few months ago which led to revived fortunes in the UK as her last single "When He Shines" made No 12. She is of course now singing the new Bond theme to "For Your Eyes Only" which was actually written with either Dusty Springfield or Donna Summer in mind but again it was that increased profile with a stateside chart topper than got Easton the job and a third top 10 hit as it moves 11-8 (44,000).

Not had enough Medley's yet? How about Tight Fit which are a group of session singers put together by producer Ken Gold to front his medley of 60s hit imaginatively called "Back To The Sixties" which sneaks in this week climbing 14-10 (43,000). Along with Starsound at No 9 this week (44,000) it means we have three medleys of old hits in the top 10 along with 2 covers marking a week when half of the big 10 are remakes and rehashes.

Back to the top of the charts and Stevie Wonder proves no real competition to Shaky even though he moves 4-2 (87,000), looking more healthy are Royal Philharmonic Orchestra who jump 7- 3 (79,000) an increase of 88% in sales terms. Bad news for the remaining records though Spandau Ballet will have to wait for that No 1 as they drop 3-4 (76,000- yes a sales increase! again thanks to TOTP), The Specials dip 2-5 (61,000) but cumulatively the track is almost at the 600,000 and easily their biggest selling single now. Bad Manners round matters off with "Can Can" holding at No 6 which actually increases sales marginally to 45,000 and has now sold 417,000 copies, it now surpasses "Special Brew" to become their biggest seller.



Chart News

17 35 17 02 Water On Glass Kim Wilde
19 40 19 02 Hold On Tight ELO

29 --- 29 01 Love Action (I Believe In Love) Human League
32 49 32 02 Backfired Debbie Harry
34 47 34 02 Startrax Club Disco Various
36 51 36 02 Wunderbar Tenpole Tudor
37 44 37 02 Arabian Nights Siouxsie & The Banshees

39 --- 39 01 Fire U2
45 62 45 02 Tainted Love Soft Cell
46 66 46 02 We're Almost There Michael Jackson
47 73 47 02 (Cover Plus) We're All Grown Up Hazel O'Connor

52 --- 52 01 I Love Music Enigma
54 --- 54 01 One In Ten UB40
60 --- 60 01 Japanese Boy Aneka
64 --- 64 01 Inside Outside Classix Nouveaux
66 --- 66 01 Turn It On Level 42
67 --- 67 01 You'll Never Know Hi Gloss
69 --- 69 01 Rainy Night In Georgia Randy Crawford
71 --- 71 01 Trouble Boys Thin Lizzy
72 --- 72 01 Draw Of The Cards Kim Carnes


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NME Green Door Shakin Stevens NEW NUMBER ONE
UK Official Indie Chart New Life Depeche Mode FIFTH WEEK AT NUMBER ONE
UK Album Chart Love Songs Cliff Richard FIFTH WEEK AT NUMBER ONE
 
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TROS Europarade Top 30 w/e 02/08/81

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03 02 09 Kim Carnes – Bette Davis Eyes [EMI]
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04 03 07 Shakin’ Stevens – You Drive Me Crazy [Epic]
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05 02 10 Ottawan – Hands Up (Give Me Your Hand) [Carrere]
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07 07 03 Odyssey – Going Back To My Roots [RCA]
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15 — 15 01 Maywood – Rio [EMI]
22 — 22 01 Imagination – Body Talk [Red Bus]
 
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Offizielle Deutsche Charts Top 75 w/e 02/08/81

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02 02 10 Oh No No Bernie Paul
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03 03 07 Chequered Love Kim Wilde
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07 03 14 Lieb Mich Ein Letztes Mal Roland Kaiser
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05 05 16 Kids In America Kim Wilde
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08 08 05 You Drive Me Crazy Shakin Stevens
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Chart News

36 --- 36 01 Going Back To My Roots Odyssey
51 --- 51 01 Ain't No Stoppin' Enigma
58 --- 58 01 River Blue A La Carte
 
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Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Top 20 w/e 08/08/81

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02 Gemini Dream Moody Blues NEW NUMBER ONE
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01 The One That You Love Air Supply
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04 Slow Hand Pointer Sisters
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03 Hearts Marty Balin
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05 Boy From New York City The Manhatten Transfer
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10 Believe It Or Not (Theme From "The Greatest American Hero") Joey Scarbury
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09 I Don't Need You Kenny Rogers
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Australia Kent Music Report Top 20 w/e 03/08/81

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02 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes
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09 Who Can It Be Now Men At Work
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03 Gotta Pul Myself Together Nolans
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05 Bad Habits Billy Field
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08 Turn Me Loose Loverboy
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World charts w/e 01/08/81
Stars On 45 Medley Stars On 45 FIFTH WEEK AT NUMBER ONE
Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes NEW NUMBER ONE
Hubba Hubb Zoot-Zoot Caramba
The Streets Of New York Wolfe Tones SECOND WEEK AT NUMBER ONE

Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes THIRD WEEK AT NUMBER ONE
One Day In Your Life Michael Jackson SECOND WEEK AT NUMBER ONE
Enola Gay OMD FIFTH WEEK AT NUMBER ONE
Ay, Amor Victor Manuel NEW NUMBER ONE
Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes FOURTH WEEK AT NUMBER ONE

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Chi Mai Ennio Morricone (w/e 15/05/81)
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Vienna Ultravox (w/e 22/04/81)
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In The Air Tonight Phil Collins (w/e 25/07/81)
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Stars On 45 Medley Stars On 45 (w/e 24/07/81)
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August 8, 1981
#- Artist- Single - (weeks) Last Week
1. Rosanne Cash - Seven Year Ache (15) 1

2. Rex Smith & Rachel Sweet - Everlasting Love (7) 4
3. Loverboy - Kid Is Hot Tonight (8) 2
4. France Joli- Gonna Get Over You (6) 13
5. Moody Blues - Gemini Dream (10) 3
6. Marty Balin - Hearts (10) 6
7. Cerrone - You Are The One (7) 8
8. Oak Ridge boys - Elvira (10) 10
9. Air Supply - One That You Love (12) 5
10. Juice Newton - Queen Of Hearts (10) 11
11. Joey Scarbury - Theme From Greatest American Hero (10) 12
12. Pointer Sisters - Slow Hand (9) 14
13. Phil Collins - In The Air Tonight (10) 15
14. Pat Benetar - Fire And Ice (5) 22
15. Sheena Easton - Modern Girl (13) 7
16. Neil Diamond - America (16) 9
17. Frankie Smith - Double Dutch Bus (6) 20
18. Abba - On And On And On (7) 19
19. Alan Parsons Project - Time (15) 21
20. Commodores - Lady (6) 31
21. Foreigner - Urgent (6) 26
22. Stephanie mills - Two Hearts (13) 17
23. Rick Springfield - Jessie's Girl (14) 24
24. Kim Carnes - Bette Davis Eyes (18) 23
25. E.L.O. - Hold On Tight (3) 39
26. George harrison - All Those Years Ago (12) 18
27. Greg Kihn Band - Breakup Song (10) 28
28. Tubes - I Don't Want To Wait Anymore (8) 29
29. Roni Griffin - Desire (6) 32
30. Journey - Who's Crying now (4) 41
31. Voggue - Dancin' The Night Away (6) 35
32. Point Blank - Nicole (10) 36
33. Ronnie Milsap - No Gettin' Over Me (6) 33
34. Billy Squier - Stroke (8) 34
35. Jefferson Starship - Stranger (5) 44
36. Stacy Lattisaw - Love On A Two-Way Street (6) 37
37. Gary Wright - Really Wanna Know You (6) 47
38. Climax Blues Band - I Love You (23) 25
39. Rush - Tom Sawyer (10) 27
40. Jim Steinman - Rock n Roll Dreams Come Through (10) 42
41. Stars On 45 - Medley (16) 16
42. Alabama - Feels So right (6) 46
43. Taana Gardner - Heartbeat (7) 43
44. Debra Laws - Very Special (4) 49
45. Balance - Breaking Away (5) 48
46. Kraftwerk- Pocket Calculator (7) 38
47. Sister Sledge - He's Just A Runaway (4) 56
48. Kool And The Gang - Jones vs. Jones (13) 30
49. Stars On 45 - Medley II (5) 50
50. Sylvia - matador (7) 53
51. Human League - Sound Of The Crowd (6) 55
52. Jefferson Starship - Find Your Way Back (19) 52
53. Robbie Patton - Don't Give It Up (4) 64
54. Moody Blues - Voice (2) 90
55. Adam & the Ants - Stand And Deliver (6) 57
56. Taste Of Honey - Sukiyaki (18) 40
57. Duran Duran - Planet Earth (6) 61
58. Carpenters - Touch Me When Were Dancing (8) 63
59. Specials - Ghost town (4) 65
60. Champaign - How Bout Us (25) 51
61. Rene & Angela - I Love You More (4) 66
62. Heaven 17 - Fascist Groove thing (6) 72
63. Sheena Easton - For Your Eyes Only (2) 83
64. Silver Condor - You Could Take my Heart Away (2) 80
65. Ultravox - All Stood Still (3) 69
66. Cantina Band - Summer 81 (2) 84
67. Afternoon Delights - General Hospi-tale (3) 76
68. Styx - Nothing Ever Goes As Planned (4) 70
69. Dee D Jackson - Teach You How To Dance (3) 73
70. Meco - Raiders March (4) 71
71. Barbara mandrell- I Was Country.. (5) 72
72. Kenny Rogers - I Don't Need You (8) 74
73. Visage - Fade To Grey (1) <new
74. Crystal Gayle - Too Many Lovers (5) 75
75. Icehouse - We Can Get Together (3) 81
76. Echo & the Bunnymen - Promise (3) 77
77. Third World - Dancing On The Floor (3) 78
78. Kate Robbins - More Than In Love (3) 82
79. Gino Vanelli - Nightwalker (6) 79
80. Diana Ross & Lionel Richie - Endless love (2) 89
81. Abba - Lay All Your love On Me (15) 60
82. Startrax - Startrax Club Disco (1) <new
83. Kim Wilde - Water On Glass (1) <new
84. Stevie Nicks & Tom petty - Stop Draggin' My Heart (1) <new
85. Vangelis - Heaven And Hell (3) 85
86. Daryl Hall & John Oates - You Make my Dreams (3) 85
87. Manhattan Transfer -Boy From New York City (8) 86
88. Don McLean - It's Just The Sun (1) <new
89. Evelyn King - I'm In Love (1) <new
90. Change - Hold Tight (1) <new
91. Rick James - Superfreak (1) <new
92. John Schneider - It's Now Or Never (1) <new
93. Eddie Rabbitt - Step by Step (1) <new
94. John Denver - Some Days Are Diamonds (1) <new
95. Beach Boys - Beach Boys Medley (1) <new
96. Johnny Lee - Prisoner Of Hope (1) <new
97. Split Enz - Iris (1) <new
98. Ozzy Osbourne - Crazy Train (2) 99
99. Don Fellder - Heavy Metal (1) <new
100. Pablo Cruise - Cool Love (1) <new
Seven Year Ache somehow holds on again, Kid is Hot Tonight shocks by slipping back, Everlasting Love and Gonna Get Over You are surging.
 
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51 The Human League
55 Adam and the Ants
57 Duran Duran
59 The Specials
62 Heaven 17
65 Ultravox
73 Visage
76 Echo and the Bunnymen
83 Kim Wilde

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Number One singles so far:
artist - song -------#1 peak date-(weeks at #1) * -nonconsecutive weeks at #1
1.Abba - Knowing Me Knowing You - 7-2-77 (3)
2.Jennifer - Do It For Me - 7-23-77 (3)
3.Helen Reddy - You're My World - 8-13-77 (2)
4. London Symphony Orchestra - Star Wars -8-27-77 (4)
5. Brothers Johnson - Strawberry Letter 23 -9-24-77 (1)
6. Meco - Star Wars -10-7-77 (3)
7. Donna Summer - I Feel Love -10-22-77 (4)
8. Debby Boone - You Light Up My Life -11-19-77 (1)
9. Crystal Gayle - Don't It Make My Brown Eyes.. -11-26-77 (6)
10. Freda Payne - Love Magnet -1-7-78 - (2)
11. Bee Gees - How Deep Is Your Love -1-21-78 (1)
12. Santa Esmerelda - Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood -1-28-78 (4)
13. Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive 2-25-78 (7)
14. Kansas - Dust In The Wind -4-15-78 (3)
15. Yvonne Elliman - If I Can't Have You 5-6-78 (3)
16. Earth,Wind, & Fire - Fantasy -5-22-78 (1)
17. Sweet - Love Is Like Oxygen -6-3-78 (2)
18. Abba - Take A Chance On Me -6-17-78 (1)
19. Love & Kisses - How Much I Love You -6-24-78 (5)
20. Dee D Jackson - Automatic Lover -7-29-78 (3)
21. Pattie Brooks - After Dark -8-19-78 (4)
22. Chris Rea - Fool If You Think It's Over -9-16-78 (2)
23. Ritchie Family - I Feel Disco Good -9-30-78 (1)
24. Boston - Don't Look Back -10-7-78 (2)
25. Donna Summer - MacArthur Park -10-21-78 (11)
26. Abba - Summer Night City - 1-6-79 (7) *
27. Arabesque - Friday Night -2-17-79 (2)
28. Giorgio Moroder - Chase -3-10-79 (4)
29. Frank Mills - Music Box Dancer -4-7-79 (5)
30. Machine - There But For The Grace of God -5-12-79 (2)
31. Claudja Barry - Boogie Woogie Dancin' Shoes -5-26-79 (5)
32. Earth,Wind, & Fire & Emotions - Boogie Wonderland-6-30-79 (3)
33. Amii Stewart - Light My Fire -7-21-79 (5)
34. Ring - Savage lover -8-25-79 (1)
35. Night -Hot Summer Nights -9-1-79 (4)
36. Sniff N' The Tears - Driver's Seat -9-29-79 (1)
37. M - Pop Muzik -10-6-79 (5)
38. France joli- Come To Me -11-10-79 (2)
39. Crystal Gayle - Half the Way -11-24-79 (5) *
40. Yvonne Elliman - Love Pains -12-15-79 (1)
41. Rupert Holmes - Escape -1-5-80 (2)
42. E.L.O. - Last Train To London -1-19-80 (4)
43. Donna Summer - On The Radio -2-16-80 (5)
44. Dan Fogelberg - Longer -3-22-80 (1)
45. Crystal Gayle - It's like We never Said Goodbye -3-29-80 (2)
46. Jimmy Ruffin - Hold On To My Love -4-12-80 (5)
47. Blondie - Call Me -5-17-80 (3)
48. Gary Numan - Cars -6-7-80 (4)
49. Ann Margret - Midnight Message -7-5-80 (1)
50. Blondie - Atomic -7-12-80 (1)
51. Olivia Newton-John - Magic -7-19-80 (2)*
52, Meco -Empire Strikes Back -7-26-80 (4)
53. Irene Cara - Fame -8-30-80 (2)
54. Olivia Newton John & E.L.O. - Xanadu -9-13-80 (7)
55. Harry Thumann - Underwater -11-1-80 (2)
56. Viola Wills - If you Could Read my Mind -11-15-80 (3)
57. Neil Diamond - Love On The Rocks -12-6-80 (8)
58. Abba - the Winner Takes It All - 1-31-81 (8)
59. Yarbrough & Peoples - Don't Stop The Music 3-28-81 (6)
60. Juice Newton - Angel Of The morning 5-9-81 (4)

61. Neil Diamond- America 6-6-81 (5)
62. Rosanne Cash - Seven Year Ache 7-11-81 (5)
 
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