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Chart 1982 Jan-June


1980’s Top 20 charts

January 1982

UK (US) Song title Artist
1 Land of make believe Bucks Fizz
2 Don’t you want me Human League
3 Get down on it Kool & the Gang
4 Mirror mirror (Mon Amour) Dollar
5 I’ll find my way home Jon & Vangelis
6 Ant rap Adam & the Ants
7 One of us Abba
8 It must be love Madness
9 The model / Computer love Kraftwerk
10 Oh Julie Shakin’ Stevens
11 I could be happy Altered Images
12 Waiting for a girl like you Foreigner
13 Daddy’s home Cliff Richard
14 Bein’ boiled Human League
15 Wedding bells Godley & Creme
16 Rock ‘n’ roll Status Quo
17 Dead ringer for love Meat Loaf
18 Young Turks Rod Stewart
19 Goldern brown Stranglers
20 Spirits in the material world Police

February 1982

UK (US) Song title Artist
1 Goldern brown Stranglers
2 The model / Computer love Kraftwerk
3 Maid of Orleans (the waltz Joan Of Arc) O.M.D.
4 Town called Malice / Precious Jam
5 Oh Julie Shakin’ Stevens
6 Dead ringer for love Meat Loaf
7 Arthur’s theme (Best that you can do) Christopher Cross
8 The lion sleeps tonight Tight Fit
9 Say hello wave goodbye Soft Cell
10 Love plus one Haircut 100
11 I can’t go for that (no can do) Daryl Hall & John Oates
12 Land of make believe Bucks Fizz
13 Drowning in Berlin Mobiles
14 Senses working overtime XTC
15 Easier said than done Shakatak
16 Centerfold J.Geiles Band
17 Get down on it Kool & the Gang
18 Bein’ boiled Human League
19 Let’s get it up AC/DC
20 Waiting for a girl like you Foreigner

March 1982

UK (US) Song title Artist
1 The lion sleeps tonight Tight Fit
2 Mickey Toni Basil
3 Love plus one Haircut 100
4 It ain’t what you do it’s the way that you
do it
Bananarama with Funboy Three
5 Seven tears Goombay Dance Band
6 Centerfold J.Geiles Band
7 Poison arrow ABC
8 See you Depeche Mode
9 Go wild in the country Bow Wow Wow
10 Run to the hills Iron Maiden
11 Classic Adrian Gurvitz
12 Just an illusion Imagination
13 Town called Malice / Precious Jam
14 Quiereme mucho (yours) Julio Iglesias
15 Cardiac arrest Madness
16 Layla Derek & the Dominoes
17 Say hello wave goodbye Soft Cell
18 Party fears two Associates
19 Deutscher girls Adam & the Ants
20 Maid of Orleans (the waltz Joan Of Arc) O.M.D.

April 1982

UK (US) Song title Artist
1 My camera never lies Bucks Fizz
2 Ain’t no pleasing you Chas & Dave
3 Seven tears Goombay Dance Band
4 Just an illusion Imagination
5 Give me back my heart Dollar
6 Ghosts Japan
7 More than this Roxy Music
8 Ebony and Ivory Paul McCartney & Stevie Wonder
9 Layla Derek & the Dominoes
10 Quiereme mucho (yours) Julio Iglesias
11 Papa’s got a brand new pigbag Pigbag
12 Have you ever been in love Leo Sayer
13 Dear John Status Quo
14 Is it a dream Classix Nouveaux
15 Night birds Shakatak
16 One step further Bardo
17 See those eyes Altered Images
18 Poison arrow ABC
19 Damned don’t cry Visage
20 Blue eyes Elton John

May 1982

UK (US) Song title Artist
1 I won’t let you down PhD
2 Ebony and Ivory Paul McCartney & Stevie Wonder
3 A little peace Nicole
4 I love rock ‘n’ roll Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
5 Only you Yazoo
6 Really saying something Bananarama with Funboy Three
7 This time (We’ll get it right)/England we’ll
fly the flag
England World Cup Squad
8 We have a dream Scotland World Cup Squad
9 Girl crazy Hot Chocolate
10 Papa’s got a brand new pigbag Pigbag
11 Goody two shoes Adam Ant
12 One step further Bardo
13 Forget me nots Patrice Rushen
14 House of fun Madness
15 Fantasy island Tight Fit
16 I can make you feel good Shalamar
17 Fantasic day Haircut 100
18 Shirley Shakin’ Stevens
19 The look of love (part 1) ABC
20 Instinction Spandau Ballet

June 1982

UK (US) Song title Artist
1 Goody two shoes Adam Ant
2 Torch Soft Cell
3 The look of love (part 1) ABC
4 House of fun Madness
5 Hungry like a wolf Duran Duran
6 I’ve never been to me Charlene
7 Fantasy island Tight Fit
8 Mama used to say Junior
9 Only you Yazoo
10 I’m a wonderful thing (baby) Kid Creole & the Coconuts
11 I want candy Bow Wow Wow
12 Work that body Diana Ross
13 3 x 3 (E.P.) Genesis
14 We take mystery (to bed) Gary Numan
15 Island of lost souls Blondie
16 Club country Associates
17 Forget me nots Patrice Rushen
18 I won’t let you down PhD
19 Inside out Odyssey
20 Do I do Stevie Wonder

On to July-Dec
1982

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