Best Selling Singles of The 1980s Part 1

Part 1

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1980-1984

1980

PositionArtist/sTitleHighest PositionWeeks At #1
1The PoliceDon’t Stand So Close To Me14
2Barbra StreisandWoman In Love13
3Kelly MarieFeels Like I’m In Love12
4AbbaSuper Trooper13
5OttowaD I S C O2n/a
6BlondieThe Tide Is High12
7Dexy’s Midnight RunnersGeno12
8Kenny RogersCoward Of The County12
9Fern KinneyTogether We Are Beautiful11
10John Lennon(Just Like) Starting Over11

1981

PositionArtist/sTitleHighest PositionWeeks At #1
1Soft CellTainted Love12
2Adam And The AntsStand And Deliver15
3Adam And The AntsPrince Charming14
4Shakin’ StevensThis Ole Huse13
5UltravoxVienna2n/a
6Bucks FizzMaking Your Mind Up13
7Michael JacksonOne Day In Your Life12
8Joe DolceShaddup You Face13
9The TweetsThe Birdie Song2n/a
10Shakin’ StevensGreen Door14

1982

PositionArtist/sTitleHighest PositionWeeks At #1
1Dexy’s Midnight RunnersCome On Eileen14
2Irene CaraFame13
3SurvivorEye Of The Tiger14
4Culture ClubDo You Really Want To Hurt Me13
5Tight FitThe Lion Sleeps Tonight13
6Musical YouthPass The Dutchie13
7Eddy GrantI Don’t Wanna Dance13
8Goombay Dance BandSeven Tears13
9Paul McCartney & Stevie WonderEbony & Ivory13
10The JamTown Called Malice /Precious13

1983

PositionArtist/sTitleHighest PositionWeeks At #1
1Culture ClubKarma Chameleon16
2Billy JoelUptown Girl15
3UB40Red Red Wine13
4David BowieLet’s Dance13
5Bonnie TylerTotal Eclipse Of The Heart12
6Men At WorkDown Under13
7Michael JacksonBillie Jean11
8Spandau BalletTRUE14
9Lionel RichieAll Night Long2n/a
10Phil CollinsYou Can’t Hurry Love12

1984

PositionArtist/sTitleHighest PositionWeeks At #1
1Band AidDo They Know It’s Christmas15
2Stevie WonderI Just Called To Say I Love You16
3Frankie Goes To HollywoodRelax15
4Frankie Goes To HollywoodTwo Tribes19
5George MichaelCareless Whisper13
6Wham!Last Christmas/ Everything She Wants2n/a
7Lionel RichieHello16
8Black LaceAgadoo2n/a
9Wham!Freedom13
10Ray Parker JnrGhostbusters2n/a


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