OLD-CHARTS

Charts 1970 - 1979

1979 UK & USA CHARTS

 

 

 

                                

            YEAR-END USA TOP 150 of 1979 (Singles)

Based on point-system Billboard Hot 100 (nr. 1 100 points, nr. 2 99 etc), january - december 1979

NR TITLE ARTIST PNTS WKS HP
1 Sad eyes Robert John 1895 27 1
2 I'll never love this way again Dionne Warwick 1756 24 5
3 I will survive Gloria Gaynor 1747 24 1
4 Hot stuff Donna Summer 1715 21 1
5 My Sharona The Knack 1665 22 1
6 Pop muzik M 1638 20 1
7 When you're in love with a beautiful woman Dr. Hook 1619 25 6
8 Makin' it David Naughton 1608 24 5
9 Rise Herb Alpert 1598 22 1
10 Reunited Peaches & Herb 1557 23 1
11 Da ya think I'm sexy Rod Stewart 1549 19 1
12 Bad girls Donna Summer 1545 20 1
13 Lead me on Maxine Nightingale 1509 23 5
14 Stumblin' in Suzi Quatro & Chris Norman 1505 22 4
15 Shake your body Jacksons 1492 22 7
16 Ring my bell Anita Ward 1491 21 1
17 Heart of glass Blondie 1458 21 1
18 What a fool believes Doobie Brothers 1455 20 1
19 Heaven must have sent you Bonnie Pointer 1448 23 11
20 Good times Chic 1430 19 1
21 Knock on wood Amii Stewart 1409 20 1
22 Dim all the lights Donna Summer 1408 18 2
23 The logical song Supertramp 1386 21 6
24 Just when I needed you most Randy Vanwarmer 1367 20 4
25 You can't change that Raydio 1366 22 9
26 Don't stop 'til you get enough Michael Jackson 1323 21 1
27 Lonesome loser Little River Band 1312 18 6
28 I want you to want me Cheap Trick 1312 19 7
29 Shake your groove thing Peaches & Herb 1308 19 5
30 After the love has gone Earth Wind & Fire 1307 17 2
31 Main event / Fight Barbra Streisand 1306 17 3
32 Please don't go KC & Sunshine Band 1301 18 2
33 Mama can't buy you love Elton John 1288 18 9
34 Tragedy Bee Gees 1275 20 1
35 Heaven knows Donna Summer & Brooklyn Dreams 1268 19 4
36 Lady Little River Band 1263 20 10
37 A little more love Olivia Newton-John 1257 14 3
38 He's the greatest lover Sister Sledge 1255 19 9
39 Fire Pointer Sisters 1244 15 2
40 Love you inside out Bee Gees 1242 19 1
41 She believes in me Kenny Rogers 1241 16 5
42 In the navy Village People 1240 18 3
43 Music box dancer Frank Mills 1232 20 3
44 The devil went down to Georgia Charlie Daniels Band 1231 18 3
45 Le freak Chic 1225 15 1
46 Gold John Stewart 1225 18 5
47 YMCA Village People 1219 15 2
48 Goodnight tonight Wings 1215 16 5
49 We are family Sister Sledge 1211 19 2
50 Rock 'n roll fantasy Bad Company 1205 20 13
51 Lovin' touchin' squeezin'  Journey 1204 20 16
52 Take me home Cher 1181 19 8
53 Boogie wonderland Earth Wind & Fire 1174 16 6
54 Sail on Commodores 1174 17 4
55 Don't cry out loud Melissa Manchester 1165 16 10
56 Sultans of swing Dire Straits 1155 15 4
57 What you won't do for love Bobby Caldwell 1155 18 9
58 I want your love Chic 1151 15 4
59 Chuck E's in love Rickie Lee Jones 1147 15 4
60 Ain't no stoppin' us now McFadden & Whitehead 1141 18 13
61 Born to be alive Patrick Hernandez 1139 19 16
62 You decorated my life Kenny Rogers 1138 16 7
63 Renegade Styx 1134 19 16
64 Don't bring me down Electric Light Orchestra 1129 15 4
65 Love is the answer England Dan & John Ford Coley 1128 18 10
66 Still Commodores 1117 13 1
67 This night won't last forever Michael Johnson 1102 20 19
68 Shine a little love Electric Light Orchestra 1100 15 8
69 I just fall in love again Anne Murray 1095 16 12
70 I was made for loving you Kiss 1078 16 11
71 Disco nights G.Q. 1076 18 12
72 Heartache tonight Eagles 1075 12 1
73 Good girls don't  The Knack 1069 16 11
74 You're inly lonely J.D. Souther 1054 16 7
75 Lotta love Nicolette Larson 1039 13 8
76 Babe Styx 1032 12 1
77 Get used to it Roger Voudouris 1011 19 21
78 Suspicious Eddie Rabbitt 1004 17 13
79 You take my breath away Rex Smith 998 16 10
80 I know a heartache when I see one Jennifer Warnes 995 22 19
81 If you remember me Chris Thompson & Night 986 18 17
82 Broken hearted me Anne Murray 971 14 12
83 Everytime I think of you Babys 971 16 13
84 Got to be real Cheryl Lynn 959 13 12
85 I was made for dancing Leif Garrett 951 13 10
86 Cruel to be kind Nick Lowe 951 15 12
87 I got my mind made up Instant Funk 944 18 20
88 Bad cas of loving you Robert Palmer 935 15 14
89 Dance the night away Van Halen 929 15 15
90 The boss Diana Ross 929 16 19
91 Tusk Fleetwood Mac 924 12 8
92 The gambler Kenny Rogers 919 13 16
93 Too much heaven Bee Gees 919 14 1
94 Livin' it up Bell & James 908 16 15
95 I do love you G.Q. 908 17 20
96 Let's go Cars 899 15 14
97 Where were you when I was falling in love Lobo 888 17 23
98 Driver's seat Sniff 'n the Tears 887 15 15
99 Different world Maureen McGovern 886 16 18
100 Ships Barry Manilow 884 11 9
101 Minute by minute Doobie Brothers 884 14 14
102 Does your mother know Abba 882 14 19
103 No more tears Barbra Streisand & Donna Summer 880 10 1
104 Goodbye stranger Supertramp 874 14 15
105 Dancin' shoes Nigel Olsson 867 13 18
106 No tell lover Chicago 862 13 14
107 Somewhere in the night Barry Manilow 861 12 9
108 Hot summer nights Night 854 15 18
109 Crazy love Poco 852 14 17
110 Love takes times Orleans 847 15 11
111 I can't stand it no more Peter Frampton 845 13 14
112 Precious love Bob Welch 842 15 19
113 Superman Herbie Mann 841 19 26
114 Rainbow connection Kermit the Frog 840 15 25
115 I don't know if it's right Evelyn Champagne King 839 16 23
116 Dirty white boy Foreigner 832 14 12
117 Morning dance Spyro Gyra 828 15 24
118 Shake it Ian Matthews 826 12 13
119 One way or another Blondie 823 14 24
120 Come to me France Joli 820 16 15
121 Is she really going out with him Joe Jackson 819 15 21
122 Take the long way home Supertramp 814 11 10
123 Half the way Crystal Gayle 812 13 15
124 Do it or die Atlanta Rhythm Section 809 14 19
125 Deeper than the night Olivia Newton-John 799 13 11
126 Hot number Foxy 796 15 21
127 Love ballad George Benson 795 15 16
128 Blow away George Harrison 794 14 16
129 Everyone's a winner Hot Chocolate 789 10 6
130 Get it right next time Gerry Rafferty 781 13 21
131 So good so right Brenda Russell 781 17 30
132 Soul man Blues Brothers 774 11 14
133 Maybe I'm a fool Eddie Money 769 13 22
134 Spooky Atlanta Rhythm Section 769 14 17
135 Blue morning blue day Foreigner 764 12 15
136 Heart of the night Poco 753 14 20
137 September Earth Wind & Fire 749 10 8
138 Ladies night Kool & the Gang 734 12 9
139 Better love next time Dr. Hook 731 11 16
140 Please don't leave Lauren Wood 730 14 24
141 My life Billy Joel 729 10 3
142 If loving you is wrong Barbara Mandrell 725 16 31
143 Escape Rupert Holmes 700 10 1
144 People of the southwind Kansas 700 12 23
145 I want you tonight Pablo Cruise 695 11 19
146 Shakedown cruise Jay Ferguson 693 14 31
147 Cool change Little River Band 691 10 12
148 Shadows in the moonlight Anne Murray 688 12 23
149 Send one your love Stevie Wonder 687 8 4
150 Highway song Blackfoot 687 14 26

 

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