Best Albums of 1980:

1. Flash & the Pan Lights in the Night
2. Jam Sound Affects
3. Dire Straits Making Movies
4. Steely Dan Gaucho
5. John Lennon Double Fantasy
6. Elvis Costello Get Happy
7. Bruce Springsteen The River
8. The Clash Sandinista
9. The Kinks One for the Road
10. Roxy Music Flesh and Blood
11. Fleetwood Mac Tusk
12. Paul Simon One Trick Pony
13. Pretty Things Cross Talk
14. Dave Davies AFL1-3603
15. Phil Lynott Solo in Soho
16. Jethro Tull A
17. Abba Super Trouper
18. Blondie Autoamerican
19. Queen The Game
20. Thin Lizzy Chinatown
21. Talking Heads Remain in Light
22. Rolling Stones Emotional Rescue
23. David Bowie Scary Monsters
24. Van Morrison Common One
25. Joy Division Closer
26. Grateful Dead Go to Heaven
27. Bob Dylan Saved
28. The Clash Black Market Clash
29. The Searchers Play For Today
30. U2 Boy
31. The Cure Seventeen Seconds
32. Kate Bush Never Forever
33. Genesis Duke
34. Tom Robinson Sector 25
35. The Hollies Buddy Holly
36. McGuinn, Clark & Hillman City
37. Echo and the Bunnymen Crocodiles
38. Ultravox Vienna
39. Pete Townshend Empty Glass
40. Police Zenyattą Mondatta
41. Undertones Hypnotised
42. Kliche Supertanker
43. Willie Nile Willie Nile
44. Steve Winwood Arch of a Diver
45. Joan Armatrading Me Myself I
46. Robert Palmer Clues
47. Steve Forbert Little Stevie Orbit
48. The Tourists Luminous Basement
49. Jackson Browne Hold Out
50. Gerry Rafferty Snakes and Ladders
51. CV Jorgensen Tidens Tern


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