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Artists Who Got To The Top Of The UK Charts In The 70s and 80s


10cc10cc   I'm Not In Love,Dreadlock Holiday, Rubber Bullets
Abbaabba   The Winner Takes It All, FTernando, Mamma Mia, Dancing Queen, Knowing Me, Knowing You, Waterloo, Take A Chance On Me, Super Trouper, Name Of The Game
Adam & The Ants   Prince Charming, Stand and Deliver, Goody Two Shoes
A-Ha   The Sun Always Shines On TV
Alice Cooper   School's Out
Althia & Donna   Up Town Top Ranking
Alvin Stardustalvin   Jealous Mind
Aneka   Japanese Boy
Anita Ward   Ring My Bell
Aretha Franklin/George Michael   I Knew You Were Waiting For Me
Art Garfunkel   I Only Have Eyes For You, Bright Eyes
Aswad   Don't Turn Around
Baccarabacara   Yes Sir I Can Boogie
Band Aid   Do They Know It's Christmas
Band Aid II   Do They Know It's Christmas
Bangles   Eternal Flame
Barbra Streisandbs   Woman In Love
Barry Whitebarry   You're The First The Last My Everything
Bay City RollersBCR   Give A Little Love, Bye Bye Baby
Bee Geesbee gees   Tragedy, You Win Again , Night Fever
Belinda Carlisle   Heaven Is A Place On Earth
Ben E. King   Stand By Me
Benny Hillbenny   Ernie (The Fastest Milkman In The West)
Berlin   Take My Breath Away
Billy Bragg   She's Leaving Home
Billy Connolly   D.I.V.O.R.C.E.
Billy Joeljoel   Uptown Girl
Billy Oceanocean   When The Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going
Black Box   Ride On Time
Blondieblondie   Heart Of Glass, Call Me, The Tide Is High, Sunday Girl, Atomic
Boney M   Mary's Boy Child, Rivers Of Babylon
Bonnie Tyler   Total Eclipse Of The Heart
Boomtown Ratsbtr   Rat Trap, I Don't Like Mondays
Boris Gardiner   I Want To Wake Up With You
Boy Georgegeroge   Everything I Own
Brian & Michael   Matchstalk Men & Matchstalk Cats & Dogs
Bros   I Owe You Nothing
Brotherhood Of Manbom   Figaro, Save Your Kisses For Me, Angelo
Bucks Fizz   Land Of Make Believe, Making Your Mind Up, My Camera Never Lies
Buggles   Video Killed The Radio Star
Captain Sensible   Happy Talk
Carl Douglas   Kung Fu Fighting
Chaka Khan   I Feel For You
Charlene   I've Never Been To Me
Charles Aznavouraz   She
Chicago   If You Leave Me Now
Chicory Tip   Son Of My Father
Chris De Burgh   The Lady In Red
Christians, Holly Johnson,   Ferry 'Cross The Mersey
Christie   Yellow River
Chuck Berry   My Ding-A-Ling
Cliff Richardcliff   We Don't Talk Anymore, Mistletoe and Wine
Cliff Richard/Young Ones   Living Doll
Clive Dunnclive dunn   Grandad
Commodorescommodores   Three Times A Lady
Communardscomunards   Don't Leave Me This Way
Crowd   You'll Never Walk Alone
Culture Club   Karma Chameleon, Do You Really Want To Hurt Me
Dana   All Kinds Of Everything
Dave & Ansil Collins   Double Barrel
Dave Edmunds   I Hear You Knockin'
Dave Stewart/Barbara Gaskin   It's My Party
David Bowiebowie   Ashes To Ashes, Space Oddity, Let's Dance
David Bowie/Mick Jagger   Dancing In The Street
David Cassidycassidy   Daydreamer/The Puppy Song, How Can I Be Sure
David Essexessex   Gonna Make You A Star, Hold Me Close
David Soulsoul   Don't Give Up On Us, Silver Lady
Dawndawn   Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Old Oak Tree, Knock Three Times
Dead Or Alive   You Spin Me Round (Like A Record)
Demis Roussos   The Roussos Phenomenon (EP)
Deniece Williams   Free
Detroit Spinners   Working My Way Back To You
Dexy's Midnight Runnersdexys   Come On Eileen, Geno
Diana Ross   Chain Reaction, I'm Still Waiting
Doctor & The Medics   Spirit In The Sky
Don McLean   Crying, Vincent
Donna Summerdonna   I Feel Love
Donny Osmonddonny   Young Love, Puppy Love, Twelfth Of Never
Dr Hookdr hook   When You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman
Duran Duranduran   Is There Something I Should Know, The Reflex
Eddy Grant   I Don't Wanna Dance
Edison Lighthouseburrows   Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes)
Elaine Paige/Barbara Dickson   I Know Him So Well
Elton John/Kiki Dee   Don't Go Breaking My Heart
Elvis Presley   The Wonder Of You, Way Down
England World Cup Squad   Back Home
Enya   Orinoco Flow
Europe   The Final Countdown
Eurythmics   There Must Be An Angel
Fairground Attraction   Perfect
Falco   Rock Me Amadeus
Feargal Sharkey   A Good Heart
Fern Kinney   Together We Are Beautiful
Ferry Aid   Let It Be
Firm   Star Trekkin'
Floaters   Float On
Flying Picketspickets   Only You
Foreignerforeinger   I Want To Know What Love Is
Four Seasons   December '63 (Oh What A Night)
Frankie Goes To Hollywoodfgth   Two Tribes, Relax, The Power Of Love
Freda Payne   Band Of Gold
Gary Glitter   Always Yours, I Love You Love Me Love, I'm The Leader Of The Gang (I Am)
Gary Numannuman   Cars
George Harrisongeorge   My Sweet Lord
George McCrae   Rock Your Baby
George Michaelg m   A Different Corner, Careless Whisper
Gilbert O'Sullivangos   Clair, Get Down
Glenn Medeiros   Nothing's Gonna Change My Love For You
Gloria Gaynorgaynor   I Will Survive
Goombay Dance Bandgoombay   Seven Tears
Hollies   He Ain't Heavy He's My Brother
Hot Chocolatehot   So You Win Again
Housemartins   Caravan Of Love
Human Leagueleague   Don't You Want Me
Ian Dury/Blockheads   Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick
Irene Caracara   Fame
J.J.Barrie   No Charge
Jackie Wilson   Reet Petite
Jacksonsj5   Show You The Way To Go
Jamjam   A Town Called Malice/Precious, Beat Surrender , Going Underground, Start
Jason Donovan   Sealed With A Kiss, Too Many Broken Hearts
Jennifer Rush   The Power Of Love
Jim Diamond   I Should Have Known Better
Jimi Hendrix Experience   Voodoo Chile
Jive Bunny   That's What I Like, Let's Party, Swing The Mood
Joe Dolci Music Theatre   Shaddap You Face
John Denver   Annie's Song
John Lennon   (Just Like) Starting Over, Imagine, Woman
John Travolta/Olivia Newton Johngrease   You're The One That I Want, Summer Nights
Johnny Logan   What's Another Year
Johnny Mathis   When A Child Is Born
Johnny Nash   Tears On My Pillow
Julie Covington   Don't Cry For Me Argentina
Julio Iglesias   Begin The Beguine
Kajagoogoo   Too Shy
Kate Bush   Wuthering Heights
KC & The Sunshine Band   Give It Up
Kelly Marie   Feels Like I'm In Love
Ken Boothe   Everything I Own
Kenny Rogers   Coward Of The County, Lucille
Kraftwerk   The Model/Computer Love
Kylie Minoguekylie   Hand On Your Heart, I Should Be So Lucky
Kylie Minogue/Jason Donovan   Especially For You
Lee Marvinpaint   Wand'rin' Star
Lena Martell   One Day At A Time
Leo Sayerleo   When I Need You
Lieutenant Pigeon   Mouldy Old Dough
Lionel Richielionel   Hello
Lisa Stansfield   All Around The World
Little Jimmy Osmond   Long Haired Lover From Liverpool
Los Lobos   La Bamba
Madnessmadness   House Of Fun,
Madonnamadonna   Like A Prayer, Who's That Girl, Papa Don't Breach, La Isla Bonita, True Blue, Into The Groove
Manhattan Transfer   Chanson D'Amour
Marc Almond/Gene Pitney   Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart
MARRS   Pump Up The Volume
MASH   Theme From MASH
Matthews' Southern Comfort   Woodstock
Mel & Kim   Respectable
Men At Workmaw   Down Under
Michael Jackson   One Day In Your Life, Billie Jean
Michael Jackson/Siedah Garrett   I Just Can't Stop Loving You
Middle Of The Road   Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep
Midge Uremidge   If I Was
Mudmud   Oh Boy, Lonely This Christmas, Tiger Feet
Mungo Jerrymungo   Baby Jump, In The Summertime
Musical Youthmusical youth   Pass The Dutchie
Nenanena   99 Red Balloons
New Edition   Candy Girl
New Kids On The Block   You Got It (The Right Stuff)
New Seekersnew seekers   You Won't Find Another Fool Like Me, I'd Like To Teach The World To Sing
Nick Berry   Every Loser Wins
Nicolenicole   A Little Peace
Nilsson   Without You
Norman Greenbaumnorman   Spirit In The Sky
Odyssey   Use It Up And Wear It Out
Olivia Newton John/ELOolivia   Xanadu
Osmonds   Love Me For A Reason
Paper Lace   Billy Don't Be A Hero
Paul Hardcastle   19
Paul McCartney   Pipes Of Peace
Paul McCartney, Gerry Marsden,  
Paul McCartney/Stevie Wonder   Ebony & Ivory
Paul Youngpaul young   Wherever I Lay My Heart
Pet Shop Boys   West End Girls, Heart, Always On My Mind, It's A Sin
Peters & Leepeters and lee   Welcome Home
Phil Collinscollins   You Can't Hurry Love, A Groovy Kind Of Love
Philip Bailey/Phil Collins   Easy Lover
Phyllis Nelson   Move Closer
Pilot   January
Pink Floyd   Another Brick In The Wall
Policepolice   Every Breath You Take, Message In A Bottle, Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic, Don't Stand So Close To Me, Walking On The Moon
Pretenderspretenders   Brass In Pocket
Pussycat   Mississippi
Queen   Bohemian Rhapsody
Queen/David Bowie   Under Pressure
Ray Stevens   The Streak
Real Thingreal thing   You To Me Are Everything
Renee & Renato   Save Your Love
Rick Astleyr   Never Gonna Give You Up
Robin Beck   First Time
Rod Stewartrod   Baby Jane, You Wear It Well, Sailing, I Don't Want To Talk About It/First Cut Is The Deepest, Do Ya Think I'm Sexy,Maggie May
Roxy Music   Jealous Guy
Royal Scots Dragoon Guards   Amazing Grace
Rubettesrubettes   Sugar Baby Love
S'Express   Theme From S'Express
Shakin' Stevens   Green Door, Merry Christmas Everyone, Oh Julie, This Ole House
Showaddywaddyshowaddywaddy   Under The Moon Of Love
Simon & Garfunkelsimon   Bridge Over Troubled Water
Simon Park Orchestra   Eye Level
Simple Minds   Belfast Child
Sister Sledgesledge   Frankie
Sladeslade   Merry Xmas Everybody, Cos I Luv You, Take Me Bak 'Ome, Mama Weer All Crazee Now, Cum On Feel The Noise, Skweeze Me Pleeze Me
Slik   Forever And Ever
Smokey Robinson   Being With You
Smokey Robinson/Miracles   Tears Of A Clown
Soft Cellsoft cell   Tainted Love
Sonia   You'll Never Stop Me From Loving You
Soul II Soul/Caron Wheeler   Back To Life
Spandau Ballet   True
Specialsspecials   The Special AKA Live! (EP), Ghost Town
Spitting Image   The Chicken Song
St Winifred's School Choir   There's No-one Quite Like Grandma
Starship   Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now
Status Quo   Down Down
Steve Harley/Cockney Rebelharley   Make Me Smile (Come Up And See Me)
Steve 'Silk' Hurley   Jack Your Body
Stevie Wonderstevie wonder   I Just Called To Say I Love You
Stock Aitken & Waterman   Roadblock
Stylisticsstylistics   Can't Give You Anything (But My Love)
Survivor   Eye Of The Tiger
Suzi Quatrosuzi   Devil Gate Drive, Can The Can
Sweetsweet   Blockbuster
Sweet Sensation   Sad Sweet Dreamer
T.Rexmarc   Hot Love, Metal Guru, Telegram Sam, Get It On
Tammy Wynette   Stand By Your Man
Tams   Hey Girl Don't Bother Me
Telly Savalas   If
Terry Jacks   Seasons In The Sun
Three Degrees3 degrees   When Will I See You Again
Tiffany   I Think We're Alone Now
Tight Fit   The Lion Sleeps Tonight
Timelords   Doctorin' The Tardis
Tina Charles   I Love To Love
T'Pau   China In Your Hand
Tubeway Army   Are Friends Electric?
Tymes   Ms Grace
Typically Tropical   Barbados
U2   Desire
UB40   Red Red Wine
UB40/Chrissie Hynde   I Got You Babe
USA For Africausa   We Are The World
Village People   Y.M.C.A.
Wet Wet Wet/   With A Little Help From My Friends/
Wham!wham   Wake Me Up Before You Go Go, I'm Your Man, Edge Of Heaven, Freedom
Whitney Houston   Saving All My Love For You, One Moment In Time, I Want To Dance With Somebody
Windsor Davies/Don Estelle   Whispering Grass
Wingswings   Mull Of Kintyre/Girls' School
Wizzardwoody   See My Baby Jive, Angel Fingers
Wurzels   Combine Harvester (Brand New Key)
Yazz & Plastic Population   The Only Way Is Up