1979 Top 40 Official Albums Chart UK Archive

13th October 1979

Pos LW WKs Title, Artist Links
1 NEW
REGGATTA DE BLANC

REGGATTA DE BLANC

POLICE

2 NEW
EAT TO THE BEAT

EAT TO THE BEAT

BLONDIE

3 1
THE PLEASURE PRINCIPLE

THE PLEASURE PRINCIPLE

GARY NUMAN

4 NEW
THE LONG RUN

THE LONG RUN

EAGLES

5 2
OCEANS OF FANTASY

OCEANS OF FANTASY

BONEY M

6 6
THE RAVEN

THE RAVEN

STRANGLERS

7 5
DISCOVERY

DISCOVERY

ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA

8 4
STRING OF HITS

STRING OF HITS

SHADOWS

9 8
OUTLANDOS D'AMOUR

OUTLANDOS D'AMOUR

POLICE

10 26
OFF THE WALL

OFF THE WALL

MICHAEL JACKSON

11 13
PARALLEL LINES

PARALLEL LINES

BLONDIE

12 11
UNLEASHED IN THE EAST

UNLEASHED IN THE EAST

JUDAS PRIEST

13 3
ROCK 'N' ROLL JUVENILE

ROCK 'N' ROLL JUVENILE

CLIFF RICHARD

14 19
BREAKFAST IN AMERICA

BREAKFAST IN AMERICA

SUPERTRAMP

15 17
DOWN TO EARTH

DOWN TO EARTH

RAINBOW

16 7
IN THROUGH THE OUT DOOR

IN THROUGH THE OUT DOOR

LED ZEPPELIN

17 14
REPLICAS

REPLICAS

TUBEWAY ARMY

18 12
I AM

I AM

EARTH, WIND & FIRE

19 28
GREATEST HITS 1972-1978

GREATEST HITS 1972-1978

10CC

20 24
VOULEZ VOUS

VOULEZ VOUS

ABBA

21 NEW
ANOTHER KIND OF BLUES

ANOTHER KIND OF BLUES

U.K. SUBS

22 9
THE ADVENTURES OF THE HERSHAM BOYS

THE ADVENTURES OF THE HERSHAM BOYS

SHAM 69

23 RE
QUADROPHENIA

QUADROPHENIA

WHO

24 10
SLOW TRAIN COMING

SLOW TRAIN COMING

BOB DYLAN

25 16
NIGHT OWL

NIGHT OWL

GERRY RAFFERTY

26 33
MANILOW MAGIC

MANILOW MAGIC

BARRY MANILOW

27 15
MIDNIGHT MAGIC

MIDNIGHT MAGIC

COMMODORES

28 21
THE BEST DISCO ALBUM IN THE WORLD

THE BEST DISCO ALBUM IN THE WORLD

VARIOUS ARTISTS

29 NEW
LOVE HUNTER

LOVE HUNTER

WHITESNAKE

30 23
MANIFESTO

MANIFESTO

ROXY MUSIC

31 25
WELCOME TO THE CRUISE

WELCOME TO THE CRUISE

JUDIE TZUKE

32 34
JEFF WAYNE'S MUSICAL VERSION OF WAR OF THE WORLDS

JEFF WAYNE'S MUSICAL VERSION OF WAR OF THE WORLDS

JEFF WAYNE

33 18
STREET LIFE

STREET LIFE

CRUSADERS

34 NEW
SURVIVAL

SURVIVAL

BOB MARLEY AND THE WAILERS

35 29
BAT OUT OF HELL

BAT OUT OF HELL

MEAT LOAF

36 20
LAST THE WHOLE NIGHT LONG

LAST THE WHOLE NIGHT LONG

JAMES LAST

37 NEW
LIVE AND LEARN

LIVE AND LEARN

ELKIE BROOKS

38 39
SKY

SKY

SKY

39 NEW
I'M THE MAN

I'M THE MAN

JOE JACKSON

40 NEW
STORMWATCH

STORMWATCH

JETHRO TULL

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