1979 Top 40 Official Singles Chart UK Archive

6th October 1979

Pos LW WKs Title, Artist Links
1 1
MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE

MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE

POLICE

2 7
DREAMING

DREAMING

BLONDIE

3 2
CARS

CARS

GARY NUMAN

4 12
WHATEVER YOU WANT

WHATEVER YOU WANT

STATUS QUO

5 3
IF I SAID YOU HAD A BEAUTIFUL BODY WOULD YOU HOLD IT AGAINST ME

IF I SAID YOU HAD A BEAUTIFUL BODY WOULD YOU HOLD IT AGAINST ME

BELLAMY BROTHERS

6 24
VIDEO KILLED THE RADIO STAR

VIDEO KILLED THE RADIO STAR

BUGGLES

7 16
DON'T STOP 'TIL YOU GET ENOUGH

DON'T STOP 'TIL YOU GET ENOUGH

MICHAEL JACKSON

8 11
SINCE YOU'VE BEEN GONE

SINCE YOU'VE BEEN GONE

RAINBOW

9 4
LOVE'S GOTTA HOLD ON ME

LOVE'S GOTTA HOLD ON ME

DOLLAR

10 5
DON'T BRING ME DOWN

DON'T BRING ME DOWN

ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA

11 23
KATE BUSH ON STAGE (EP)

KATE BUSH ON STAGE (EP)

KATE BUSH

12 14
CRUEL TO BE KIND

CRUEL TO BE KIND

NICK LOWE

13 8
SAIL ON

SAIL ON

COMMODORES

14 10
STRUT YOUR FUNKY STUFF

STRUT YOUR FUNKY STUFF

FRANTIQUE

15 13
TIME FOR ACTION

TIME FOR ACTION

SECRET AFFAIR

16 21
THE PRINCE

THE PRINCE

MADNESS

17 6
WE DON'T TALK ANYMORE

WE DON'T TALK ANYMORE

CLIFF RICHARD

18 9
STREET LIFE

STREET LIFE

CRUSADERS

19 15
REGGAE FOR IT NOW

REGGAE FOR IT NOW

BILL LOVELADY

20 31
QUEEN OF HEARTS

QUEEN OF HEARTS

DAVE EDMUNDS

21 34
EVERY DAY HURTS

EVERY DAY HURTS

SAD CAFE

22 29
YOU CAN DO IT

YOU CAN DO IT

AL HUDSON AND THE SOUL PARTNERS

23 18
GONE, GONE, GONE

GONE, GONE, GONE

JOHNNY MATHIS

24 28
SLAP & TICKLE

SLAP & TICKLE

SQUEEZE

25 22
GOTTA GO HOME/EL LUTE

GOTTA GO HOME/EL LUTE

BONEY M

26 17
JUST WHEN I NEEDED YOU MOST

JUST WHEN I NEEDED YOU MOST

RANDY VANWARMER

27 30
BACK OF MY HAND

BACK OF MY HAND

JAGS

28 NEW
ONE DAY AT A TIME

ONE DAY AT A TIME

LENA MARTELL

29 26
BOY OH BOY

BOY OH BOY

RACEY

30 NEW
THE CHOSEN FEW

THE CHOSEN FEW

DOOLEYS

31 27
LOST IN MUSIC

LOST IN MUSIC

SISTER SLEDGE

32 32
DIM ALL THE LIGHTS

DIM ALL THE LIGHTS

DONNA SUMMER

33 NEW
CHARADE

CHARADE

SKIDS

34 NEW
O.K. FRED

O.K. FRED

ERROL DUNKLEY

35 40
THE LONELIEST MAN IN THE WORLD

THE LONELIEST MAN IN THE WORLD

TOURISTS

36 20
ANGEL EYES

ANGEL EYES

ROXY MUSIC

37 19
BANG BANG

BANG BANG

B.A. ROBERTSON

38 NEW
THE DEVIL WENT DOWN TO GEORGIA

THE DEVIL WENT DOWN TO GEORGIA

CHARLIE DANIELS BAND

39 NEW
DON'T BE A DUMMY

DON'T BE A DUMMY

JOHN DU CANN

40 NEW
WHEN YOU'RE IN LOVE WITH A BEAUTIFUL WOMAN

WHEN YOU'RE IN LOVE WITH A BEAUTIFUL WOMAN

DR. HOOK

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