Favourite Singles of 1979:

1. Boomtown Rats I Don’t Like Mondays
2. Badfinger Lost Inside Your Love
3. Rick Nelson Dream Lover
4. Searchers Hearts in Her Eyes
5. Blondie Sunday Girl
6. Tom Petty Louisiana Rain
7. Led Zeppelin All My Love
8. Led Zeppelin Fool in the Rain
9. Clash London Calling
10. Pretenders Brass in Pocket
11. Pink Floyd Another Brick Part 2
12. Pink Floyd Another Brick Part 1
13. Elvis Costello Oliver's Army
14. Kinks Moving Pictures
15. Elvis Costello Accidents Will Happen
16. Roxy Music Dance Away
17. Badfinger Love is Gonna Come at Last
18. Lindisfarne Call of the Wild
19. J J Cale Don’t Cry Sister
20. Clash Train in Vain
21. Boomtown Rats Someone’s Looking at You
22. Abba As Good as New
23. Jam Mr Clean
24. Tom Petty Here Comes My Girl
25. Clash Groovy Times
26. Abba Chiquitita
27. Abba Voulez Vous
28. Pretenders Stop Your Sobbing
29. Van Morrison Bright Side of the Road
30. Queen Crazy Little Thing Called Love
31. Flash and the Pan African Shuffle
32. Blondie Dreaming
33. Bee Gees Spirits
34. Kinks Superman
35. Leonard Cohen The Guests
36. Abba I Have a Dream
37. Abba Gimme Gimme Gimme
38. Cat Stevens Last Love Song
39. Jam Strange Town
40. Thin Lizzy Waiting for an Alibi
41. Jam Eton Rifles
42. Pretenders Kid
43. Bob Dylan Forever Young
44. Neil Young Hey Hey My My
45. Neil Young Four Strong Winds
46. Dire Straits Lady Writer
47. Queen Love of My Life
48. Tom Robinson Band Bully for You
49. Thin Lizzy Sarah
50. Abba Does Your Mother Know
51. Ronnie Lane Kuschty Rye
52. Tom Robinson Band Black Angel
53. Van Morrison Full Force Gale
54. Bob Dylan Man Gave Names to All the Animals
55. Dire Straits Once Upon a Time in the West
56. Fleetwood Mac Sara
57. Kinks Catch Me Now I’m Falling
58. Beach Boys Good Timin’
59. Cockney Rebel Freedom’s Prisoner
60. Lindisfarne Easy and Free
61. John Paul Young Heaven Sent
62. George Harrison Love Comes to Everyone
63. Beach Boys Lady Linda
64. Led Zeppelin Wearing and Tearing
65. J J Cale Friday
66. Bob Dylan Precious Angel
67. Cat Stevens Bad Brakes
68. Blondie Union City Blue
69. Jam Saturday Kids
70. Jethro Tull North Sea Oil
71. Roxy Music Trash
72. Eagles Heartache Tonight
73. Thin Lizzy Do Anything You Want
74. Tom Robinson Band All Right All Night
75. Strawbs The King
76. Beach Boys Sumahama
77. Queen Jealousy
78. Cat Stevens Randy
79. Tom Petty Don’t Do Me Like That
80. Jethro Tull Home
81. Clash I Fought the Law
82. Grateful Dead Shakedown Street
83. Van Morrison Natalia
84. Bee Gees Love You Inside Out
85. Jam When You’re Young
86. David Bowie Boys Keep Swinging
87. Who Long Live Rock
88. Queen Don’t Stop Me Now
89. Flamin' Groovies Absolutely Sweet Marie
90. David Bowie Don’t Look Back in Anger
91. David Bowie Yassassin
92. Little Feat Wake Up Dreaming
93. 10 CC For You and I
94. Jethro Tull Dark Ages
95. David Bowie DJ
96. Clash English Civil War
97. Fleetwood Mac Tusk
98. Blondie Heart of Glass
99. Jethro Tull Dark Ages
100. Bob Dylan Gotta Serve Somebody



Bubbling under:

Elvis Costello - My Funny Valentine
Roxy Music – Angel Eyes
Van Morrison – Kingdom Hall
Midnight Oil – Cold Cold Change
Tom Robinson – Never Gonna Fall in
Dusty Springfield – Living Without You
Dusty Springfield – I’m Coming Home
Chuck Border – What a Thrill
Lou Reed – City Lights
Stranglers – Duchess


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