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The Best of + Bonus Dvd
The Housemartins
29th
Mar
Greatest Hits
Guns N Roses
15th
Mar
Best of
Bros
1st
Mar
Love Songs
Rick Astley
16th
Feb
Greatest
Duran Duran
16th
Feb
Funk Soul Classics
Various
16th
Feb
Norfolk Coast
The Stranglers
16th
Feb
Join The Dots: B-Sides and Rarities [BOX SET]
The Cure
26th
Jan
Lil' Beethoven
SPARKS
19th
Jan
Pop Art: Pet Shop Boys - The Hits
Pet Shop Boys
24th Nov
Joy Division Box [BOX SET]
Joy Division
24th Nov
Number Ones
Michael Jackson
17th Nov
Antbox [BOX SET]
Adam & The Ants
10th Nov
The Essential
Bruce Springsteen
10th Nov
Hai!
The Creatures
20th Oct
Hit
Peter Gabriel
3rd Nov
Heart on Snow
Marc Almond
27th Oct
100% Pure Old Skool Club... [BOX SET]
Various
27th Oct
Dance Your Ass Off
Various - Grandmaster Flash
27th Oct
In Time: The Best of REM 1988 - 2003
Rem
27th Oct
Gaze
The Beautiful South
27th Oct
Hits [LIMITED EDITION]
Erasure
20th Oct
Hai!
The Creatures
20th Oct
The Best of the Boomtown Rats
Boomtown Rat
s
13th Oct

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From the UK charts

SINGLES

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YEAR

ARTIST

TITLE

SALES

1980
The Police
Don`t Stand So Close to Me
755,000
1981
Soft Cell
Tainted Love
803,000
1982
Dexys Midnight Runners
Come on Eileen
1,011,480
1983
Culture Club
Karma Chamelon
1,110,491
1984
Band Aid
Do They Know its Christmas
3,510,801
1985
Jennifer Rush
The Power of Love
1,110,491
1986
The Communards
Don`t Leave Me This Way
538,900
1987
Rick Astley
Never Gonna Give You up
680,588
1988
Cliff Richard
Mistletoe and Wine
1,000,000
1989
Black Box
Ride on Time
753,067

 

ALBUMS

POSITION

ARTIST

TITLE

1
Dire Straits Brothers in Arms
2
Michael Jackson Bad
3
Michael Jackson Thriller
4
Queen Greatest Hits
5
Kylie Minogue Kylie Minogue
6
Whitney Houston Whitney Houston
7
Fleetwood Mac Tango in the Night
8
Phil Collins No Jacket Required
9
U2 Joshua Tree
10
Madonna True Blue

 

 

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