Favourite Singles of 1980:

1. Tom Petty Refugee
2. Pretenders Talk of the Town
3. Dire Straits Romeo and Juliett
4. Elvis Costello New Amsterdam
5. Abba The Winner Takes it All
6. Pink Floyd Comfortably Numb
7. Dire Straits Tunnel of Love
8. John Lennon Starting Over
9. Abba Super Trouper
10. Marianne Faithful Broken English
11. Roxy Music Over You
12. Dave Davies Imaginations Real
13. Queen Play the Game
14. Flash and the Pan Welcome to the Universe
15. J J Cale Wish I Had Not Said that Baby
16. Paul Simon Late in the Evening
17. Clash Rudy Can't Fail
18. J J Cale Carry on
19. Blondie The Tide is High
20. Bruce SpringsteenHungry Heart
21. Clash Clampdown
22. Jam Start
23. Jam Going Underground
24. Roxy Music Oh Yeah
25. Steely Dan Hey Nineteen
26. Elvis Costello High Fidelity
27. Genesis Misunderstanding
28. David Bowie Ashes to Ashes
29. AC/DC Hell's Bells
30. Flash and the Pan Media Man
31. The Searchers It’s Too Late
32. Phil Lynott King's Call
33. Kate Bush Babooshka
34. Pete Townshend Leave My Love Open
35. Police Don't Stand so Close to Me
36. Police The Bed's Too Big
37. Pretty Things I'm Calling
38. Blondie Atomic
39. Jethro Tull Working Joe, Working John
40. The Searchers Love's Melody
41. Queen Save Me
42. Abba On and On and On
43. John Paul Young Hot for you Baby
44. Thin Lizzy We Will Be Strong
45. Pete Townshend Rough Boys
46. Abba Happy New Year
47. Pretenders Cuban Slide
48. Thin Lizzy Hey You
49. Joy Division Love Will Tear us Apart
50. Hollies Soldier's Song
51. Pink Floyd Run Like Hell
52. Phil Lynott Dear Miss Lonely Hearts
53. Steely Dan Babylon Sisters
54. Fleetwood Mac Think About Me
55. Elvis Costello Clubland
56. Beach Boys Keeping the Summer Alive
57. Beach Boys Good Timin’
58. Beach Boys Santa Ana Winds
59. Blondie Call Me
60. Carole King The Locomotion
61. Elton John Little Jeannie
62. Police De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da
63. Rocky Burnette Tired of Toeing the Line
64. Bruce SpringsteenFade Away
65. Carole King One Fine Day
66. Queen Need Your Loving Tonight
67. Beach Boys Oh Darling
68. Hollies Heartbeat
69. David Bowie Fashion
70. Genesis Turn it on Again
71. Carole King Chains
72. Fleetwood Mac Sisters of the Moon
73. Elton John Harmony
74. Rolling Stones She’s so Cold
75. Blondie The Hardest Part
76. Eagles I Can’t Tell You Why
77. Thin Lizzy Killer on the Loose
78. Steeleye Span Sails of Silver
79. Clash Bankrobber
80. Fleetwood Mac Not that Funny
81. Dusty Springfield Bits and Pieces
82. U2 Another Day
83. Joan Armatrading Me, Myself, I
84. Clash The Call Up
85. Bruce SpringsteenSherry Darling
86. David Bowie It’s No Game
87. Thin Lizzy Chinatown
88. Elton John Les aveux
89. Donovan Mee Mee I Love You
90. Bob Dylan Slow Train
91. Pretenders Precious
92. Beach Boys Living with a Heartache
93. Dave Davies Doing the Best For You
94. Beach Boys Goin' On
95. Elvis Costello I Can’t Stand Up for Falling
96. Lindisfarne Friday Girl
97. Hollies Take My Love and Run
98. Stranglers N'emmènes pas Harry
99. Roxy Music Same Old Scene
100. Queen Another One Bites the Dust



Bubbling under:

Van Morrison – Summertime in England
Bob Dylan – What Can I Do
Clash – Police on My Back
Roxy Music – The Midnight Hour
Francoise Hardy – Tamalou
Alex Chilton – Hey, Little Child
Pete Townshend – A Little is Enough
Paul Simon – One Trick Pony
John Cale - Mercenaries
Grateful Dead – Don’t Ease Me in


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