#1 Hit Songs: 1980

I put together an rdio playlist of the seventeen songs that hit #1 in the United States from 1980. It is interesting mix of songs to kick off the decade.

The songs (via):

  • KC and the Sunshine Band – Please Don’t Go
  • Rupert Holmes – Escape (Pina Colada Song)
  • Michael Jackson – Rock With You
  • Captain and Tennille – Do That to Me One More Time
  • Queen – Crazy Little Thing Called Love
  • Pink Floyd – Another Brick in the Wall (Part 2)
  • Blondie – Call Me
  • Lipps, Inc. – Funkytown
  • Paul McCartney and Wings – Coming Up (Live at Glasgow)
  • Billy Joel – It’s Still Rock and Roll to Me
  • Olivia Newton-John – Magic
  • Christopher Cross – Sailing
  • Diana Ross – Upside Down
  • Queen – Another One Bites the Dust
  • Barbra Streisand – Woman in Love
  • Kenny Rogers – Lady
  • John Lennon – (Just Like) Starting Over