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            YEAR-END UK TOP 150 of 1982 (Singles)

                Based on point-system NME Charts (nr. 1 75 points, nr. 2 74 etc)

nr title artist pnt wk hp
1 Come on Eileen Dexy´s Midnight Runners 940 17 1
2 Fame Irene Cara 873 16 1
3 Eye of the tiger Survivor 869 15 1
4 The lion sleeps tonight Tight Fit 798 15 1
5 Do you really want to hurt me Culture Club 781 15 1
6 Hard to say I´m sorry Chicago 703 15 4
7 Only you Yazoo 681 14 2
8 Mad world Tears for Fears 678 13 3
9 Walking on sunshine Rockers Revenge 677 13 4
10 Love plus one Haircut One Hundred 671 12 3
11 I won´t let you down Ph.D 665 14 3
12 I don´t wanna dance Eddy Grant 660 11 1
13 Seven tears Goombay Dance Band 659 12 1
14 Hungry like the wolf Duran Duran 658 12 5
15 It started with a kiss Hot Chocolate 657 12 5
16 Golden brown Stranglers 648 12 2
17 Mickey Toni Basil 642 12 2
18 Fantasy island Tight Fit 640 12 5
19 Don´t go Yazoo 639 11 3
20 Today Talk Talk 629 13 14
21 Abracadabra Steve Miller Band 623 11 2
22 The look of love ABC 623 11 4
23 The model / Computer love Kraftwerk 621 11 1
24 Love come down Evelyn King 618 13 7
25 I´ve been never to me Charlene 611 12 1
26 Just an illusion Imagination 609 11 2
27 Dead ringer for love Meat Loaf 608 11 5
28 Mama used to say Junior 605 11 1
29 Goody two shoes Adam Ant 605 11 1
30 Oh Julie Shakin´ Stevens 601 10 1
31 Inside out Odyssey 598 11 3
32 Ebony and ivory Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder 597 10 1
33 This time England World Cup Squad 591 13 2
34 Zoom Fat Larry´s Band 584 11 2
35 Maid of Orleans Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark 584 10 4
36 Ain´t no pleasing you Chas and Dave 581 11 2
37 Starmaker Kids from Fame 579 10 3
38 The land of make believe Bucks Fizz 573 10 1
39 Pass the Dutchie Musical youth 572 12 1
40 A night to remember Shalamar 567 12 5
41 Heartbreaker Dionne Warwick 566 10 2
42 Why Carly Simon 562 13 10
43 Arthur's theme Christopher Cross 559 11 7
44 Shy boy Bananarama 558 11 4
45 Young guns Wham 556 11 3
46 Go wild in the country Bow Wow Wow 556 13 7
47 Poison arrow ABC 555 11 6
48 There it is Shalamar 552 10 5
49 Iko Iko Natasha 548 11 10
50 He was really saying something Bananarama & Fun Boy Three 541 10 5
51 Can't take my eyes off you Boys Town Gang 540 11 4
52 Classic Adrian Gurvitz 540 13 8
53 Work that body Diana Ross 537 11 7
54 Get down on it Kool and the Gang 536 9 3
55 I'm a wonderful thing Kid Crieole & Coconuts 532 11 4
56 Girl crazy Hot Chocolate 530 11 7
57 Papa's got a brand new pigbag Pigbag 527 11 3
58 Save a prayer Duran Duran 523 9 2
59 It ain't what you do Fun Boy Three & Bananarama 522 10 4
60 Saddle up David Christie 522 12 9
61 House of fun Madness 522 9 1
62 I can make you feel good Shalamar 521 11 7
63 Da da da Trio 517 10 2
64 Torch Soft Cell 514 9 2
65 See you Depeche Mode 513 10 6
66 Living on the ceiling Blancmange 511 9 7
67 Hi fidelity Kids from Fame 510 10 5
68 Forget me nots Patrice Rushen 510 11 8
69 Save your love Renee & Renato 508 9 1
70 Give me back my heart Dollar 507 9 4
71 I love rock 'n roll Joan Jett & Blackhearts 506 10 4
72 I second that emotion Japan 505 11 9
73 Sexual healing Marvin Gaye 503 9 4
74 Don't love me too hard Nolans 502 12 14
75 Centerfold J. Geils Band 496 9 3
76 I eat cannibals Toto Coelo 496 10 8
77 Instinction Spandau Ballet 496 11 10
78 I can't go for that Hall & Oates 495 10 8
79 Drowning in Berlin Mobiles 494 10 9
80 My camera never lies Bucks Fizz 482 8 1
81 Say hello wave goodbye Soft Cell 480 9 3
82 A little peace (Ein bisschen Friede) Nicole 479 9 1
83 Private investigations Dire Straits 479 8 2
84 I'll find my way home Jon & Vangelis 479 9 6
85 A town called Malice Jam 478 8 1
86 Run to the hills Iron Maiden 478 10 7
87 Promised you a miracle Simple Minds 477 11 13
88 Easier said tham done Shakatak 474 10 12
89 Driving in my car Madness 471 9 4
90 We have a dream Scottish World Cup Squad 471 9 5
91 Club country Associates 470 10 13
92 The message Grandmaster Flash & Furious Five 469 9 8
93 Give me your heart tonight Shakin´ Stevens 469 10 11
94 Strange little girl Stranglers 468 9 7
95 Waiting for a girl like you Foreigner 467 9 8
96 John Wayne is big leggy Haysi Fantayzee 467 10 11
97 Layla Derek & the Dominoes 465 10 4
98 Just what I always wanted Mari Wilson 464 10 8
99 Me and my girl David Essex 464 10 13
100 All of my heart ABC 462 8 5
101 Glittering prize Simple Minds 462 11 16
102 Hurry home Wavelength 460 12 17
103 Quiereme mucho Julio Iglesias 459 9 3
104 Annie I'm not your daddy Kid Creole & Coconuts 457 8 2
105 Take it away Paul McCartney   457 10 15
106 Blue eyes Elton John 456 10 8
107 Videotheque Dollar 456 10 17
108 Now those days are gone Bucks Fizz 455 9 8
109 Fantastic day Haircut One Hundred 455 9 9
110 Never give up on a good thing George Benson 453 10 14
111 Island of lost souls Blondie 451 9 11
112 Party fears two Associates 449 10 9
113 Stool pigeon Kid Creole & Coconuts 448 9 7
114 What Soft Cell 447 8 3
115 Bein' boiled Human League 447 9 6
116 Love is in control Donna Summer 447 11 18
117 I wanna do it with you Barry Manilow 445 8 8
118 Music and light Imagination 445 9 5
119 House of the rising sun Animals 442 10 11
120 Night train Visage 442 10 12
121 Lifeline Spandau Ballet 439 9 7
122 Cry boy cry Blue Zoo 439 10 13
123 Cardiac arrest Madness 439 10 14
124 Mirror mirror Dollar 438 9 4
125 Friend or foe Adam Ant 438 8 9
126 Maneater Hall & Oates 437 9 6
127 No regrets Midge Ure 437 10 9
128 Ghosts Japan 436 8 5
129 Ooh la la la Kool and the Gang 433 9 6
130 A bunch of thyme Foster & Allen 433 11 18
131 Beatles movie medley Beatles 432 9 10
132 The clapping song Belle Stars 431 9 11
133 I could be happy Altered Images 430 8 7
134 Ever so lonely Monsoon 427 9 12
135 Leave in silence Depeche Mode 427 10 18
136 Paperlate Genesis 425 8 10
137 Reap the wild wind Ultravox 424 9 12
138 Mirror man Human League 422 6 2
139 Rio Duran Duran 422 7 9
140 Senses working overtime XTC 421 9 10
141 One step further Bardo 420 8 2
142 Don't you want me Human League 418 8 1
143 Murphy's law Cheri 418 9 13
144 Fool Elkie Brooks 418 10 17
145 Theme from Hillstreet Blues Mike Post & Lenny Carlton 416 11 25
146 Shout shout Rocky Sharpe & Replays 407 9 19
147 Heart  Leo Sayer 406 10 22
148 Back on the chain gang Pretenders 405 9 17
149 Wishing if I had a photograph of you Flock of Seagulls 403 8 10
150 The only way out Cliff Richard 402 9 10

 

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