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Written by Barry Kowal   
Jul 18, 2010 at 02:23 PM
NEW ZEALAND (R.I.A.N.Z.) WEEKLY SINGLE CHARTS FROM 1980


R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:JANUARY 6,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1 10 JEZEBEL-JON STEVENS
 2  2  7 VIDEO KILLED THE RADIO STAR-Buggles
 3  3 15 DON'T STOP 'TIL YOU GET ENOUGH-Michael Jackson
 4  4  8 PLEASE DON'T GO-KC & The Sunshine Band
 5  5 11 COMPUTER GAMES-Mi-Sex
 6  6 11 GET YOUR LOVE RIGHT-Jon English
 7  7 12 TUSK-Fleetwood Mac
 8  8  6 WHO PAYS THE FERRYMAN-Yannis Markopoulos
 9  9  8 NO MORE TEARS-Donna Summer & Barbra Streisand
10 10  8 DREAMING-Blondie
11 11 11 THE PART OF ME THAT NEEDS YOU MOST-Exile
12 12 12 RISE-Herb Alpert
13 13 12 SIX RIBBONS-Jon English
14 14  3 ROCK WITH YOU-Michael Jackson
15 15  7 STILL-Commodores
16 16 16 BORN TO BE ALIVE-Patrick Hernandez
17 17  9 SURE KNOW SOMETHING-Kiss
18 18 12 HEARTACHE TONIGHT-Eagles
19 19  8 CONFUSION-Electric Light Orchestra
20 20  7 GIMME! GIMME! GIMME!-Abba

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:JANUARY 13,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1 11 JEZEBEL-JON STEVENS
 2  2  8 VIDEO KILLED THE RADIO STAR-Buggles
 3  3 16 DON'T STOP 'TIL YOU GET ENOUGH-Michael Jackson
 4  4  9 PLEASE DON'T GO-KC & The Sunshine Band
 5  5 12 COMPUTER GAMES-Mi-Sex
 6  6 12 GET YOUR LOVE RIGHT-Jon English
 7  7 13 TUSK-Fleetwood Mac
 8  8  7 WHO PAYS THE FERRYMAN-Yannis Markopoulos
 9  9  9 NO MORE TEARS-Donna Summer & Barbra Streisand
10 10  9 DREAMING-Blondie
11 11 12 THE PART OF ME THAT NEEDS YOU MOST-Exile
12 12 13 RISE-Herb Alpert
13 13 13 SIX RIBBONS-Jon English
14 14  4 ROCK WITH YOU-Michael Jackson
15 15  8 STILL-Commodores
16 16 17 BORN TO BE ALIVE-Patrick Hernandez
17 17 10 SURE KNOW SOMETHING-Kiss
18 18 13 HEARTACHE TONIGHT-Eagles
19 19  9 CONFUSION-Electric Light Orchestra
20 20  8 GIMME! GIMME! GIMME!-Abba

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:JANUARY 20,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1 12 JEZEBEL-JON STEVENS
 2  2  9 VIDEO KILLED THE RADIO STAR-Buggles
 3  4 10 PLEASE DON'T GO-KC & The Sunshine Band
 4  -  1 MONTEGO BAY-Jon Stevens
 5 16 18 BORN TO BE ALIVE-Patrick Hernandez
 6 14  5 ROCK WITH YOU-Michael Jackson
 7 27  2 ESCAPE-Rupert Holmes
 8  5 13 COMPUTER GAMES-Mi-Sex
 9 45  2 BABE-Styx
10  3 17 DON'T STOP 'TIL YOU GET ENOUGH-Michael Jackson
11 21  3 MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE-Police
12 31  4 LITTLE SISTER-Ry Cooder
13 15  9 STILL-Commodores
14 11 13 THE PART OF ME THAT NEEDS YOU MOST-Exile
15  7 14 TUSK-Fleetwood Mac
16  8  8 WHO PAYS THE FERRYMAN-Yannis Markopoulos
17  6 13 GET YOUR LOVE RIGHT-Jon English
18  -  1 ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL-Pink Floyd
19 20  9 GIMME! GIMME! GIMME!-Abba
20 19 10 CONFUSION-Electric Light Orchestra

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:JANUARY 27,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  4  2 MONTEGO BAY-JON STEVENS
 2  2 10 VIDEO KILLED THE RADIO STAR-Buggles
 3  6  6 ROCK WITH YOU-Michael Jackson
 4  1 13 JEZEBEL-Jon Stevens
 5  3 11 PLEASE DON'T GO-KC & The Sunshine Band
 6  9  3 BABE-Styx
 7  5 19 BORN TO BE ALIVE-Patrick Hernandez
 8 18  2 ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL-Pink Floyd
 9  8 14 COMPUTER GAMES-Mi-Sex
10  7  3 ESCAPE-Rupert Holmes
11 10 18 DON'T STOP 'TIL YOU GET ENOUGH-Michael Jackson
12 11  4 MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE-Police
13 12  5 LITTLE SISTER-Ry Cooder
14 22  4 BETTER LOVE NEXT TIME-Dr Hook
15 19 10 GIMME! GIMME! GIMME!-Abba
16 38  2 SARA-Fleetwood Mac
17 14 14 THE PART OF ME THAT NEEDS YOU MOST-Exile
18 13 10 STILL-Commodores
19 20 11 CONFUSION-Electric Light Orchestra
20 21  6 CARS-Gary Numan

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:FEBRUARY 3,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  3 MONTEGO BAY-JON STEVENS
 2  8  3 ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL-Pink Floyd
 3  6  4 BABE-Styx
 4 10  4 ESCAPE-Rupert Holmes
 5  4 14 JEZEBEL-Jon Stevens
 6  3  7 ROCK WITH YOU-Michael Jackson
 7  5 12 PLEASE DON'T GO-KC & The Sunshine Band
 8  9 15 COMPUTER GAMES-Mi-Sex
 9  2 11 VIDEO KILLED THE RADIO STAR-Buggles
10 21  3 CRAZY LITTLE THING CALLED LOVE-Queen
11 12  5 MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE-Police
12 29  2 COWARD OF THE COUNTY-Kenny Rogers
13 13  6 LITTLE SISTER-Ry Cooder
14  7 20 BORN TO BE ALIVE-Patrick Hernandez
15 16  3 SARA-Fleetwood Mac
16 11 19 DON'T STOP 'TIL YOU GET ENOUGH-Michael Jackson
17 14  5 BETTER LOVE NEXT TIME-Dr Hook
18 18 11 STILL-Commodores
19 15 11 GIMME! GIMME! GIMME!-Abba
20 20  7 CARS-Gary Numan

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:FEBRUARY 10,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  2  4 ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL-PINK FLOYD
 2  1  4 MONTEGO BAY-Jon Stevens
 3  6  8 ROCK WITH YOU-Michael Jackson
 4 10  4 CRAZY LITTLE THING CALLED LOVE-Queen
 5 12  3 COWARD OF THE COUNTY-Kenny Rogers
 6  3  5 BABE-Styx
 7  4  5 ESCAPE-Rupert Holmes
 8  7 13 PLEASE DON'T GO-KC & The Sunshine Band
 9 14 21 BORN TO BE ALIVE-Patrick Hernandez
10  8 16 COMPUTER GAMES-Mi-Sex
11  5 15 JEZEBEL-Jon Stevens
12  9 12 VIDEO KILLED THE RADIO STAR-Buggles
13 11  6 MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE-Police
14 17  6 BETTER LOVE NEXT TIME-Dr Hook
15 13  7 LITTLE SISTER-Ry Cooder
16 15  4 SARA-Fleetwood Mac
17 18 12 STILL-Commodores
18 20  8 CARS-Gary Numan
19 24 13 THE PART OF ME THAT NEEDS YOU MOST-Exile
20 16 20 DON'T STOP 'TIL YOU GET ENOUGH-Michael Jackson

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:FEBRUARY 17,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  5 ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL-PINK FLOYD
 2  4  5 CRAZY LITTLE THING CALLED LOVE-Queen
 3  5  4 COWARD OF THE COUNTY-Kenny Rogers
 4  2  5 MONTEGO BAY-Jon Stevens
 5  6  6 BABE-Styx
 6 15  8 LITTLE SISTER-Ry Cooder
 7 10 17 COMPUTER GAMES-Mi-Sex
 8  3  9 ROCK WITH YOU-Michael Jackson
 9  9 22 BORN TO BE ALIVE-Patrick Hernandez
10 30  2 I GOT YOU-Split Enz
11  7  6 ESCAPE-Rupert Holmes
12 13  7 MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE-Police
13  8 14 PLEASE DON'T GO-KC & The Sunshine Band
14 11 16 JEZEBEL-Jon Stevens
15 14  7 BETTER LOVE NEXT TIME-Dr Hook
16 12 13 VIDEO KILLED THE RADIO STAR-Buggles
17 43  2 DO THAT TO ME ONE MORE TIME-Captain & Tennille
18 37  3 JANE-Jefferson Starship
19 38  2 DON'T DO ME LIKE THAT-Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
20 20 21 DON'T STOP 'TIL YOU GET ENOUGH-Michael Jackson

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:FEBRUARY 24,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  6 ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL-PINK FLOYD
 2  2  6 CRAZY LITTLE THING CALLED LOVE-Queen
 3 10  3 I GOT YOU-Split Enz
 4  6  9 LITTLE SISTER-Ry Cooder
 5  3  5 COWARD OF THE COUNTY-Kenny Rogers
 6  5  7 BABE-Styx
 7 15  8 BETTER LOVE NEXT TIME-Dr Hook
 8  4  6 MONTEGO BAY-Jon Stevens
 9  9 23 BORN TO BE ALIVE-Patrick Hernandez
10 17  3 DO THAT TO ME ONE MORE TIME-Captain & Tennille
11  8 10 ROCK WITH YOU-Michael Jackson
12 11  7 ESCAPE-Rupert Holmes
13  7 18 COMPUTER GAMES-Mi-Sex
14 13 15 PLEASE DON'T GO-KC & The Sunshine Band
15 12  8 MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE-Police
16 14 17 JEZEBEL-Jon Stevens
17 22  6 SARA-Fleetwood Mac
18 21 15 THE PART OF ME THAT NEEDS YOU MOST-Exile
19 24  3 SEPTEMBER MORN'-Neil Diamond
20 19  3 DON'T DO ME LIKE THAT-Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:MARCH 2,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  7 ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL-PINK FLOYD
 2  3  4 I GOT YOU-Split Enz
 3  2  7 CRAZY LITTLE THING CALLED LOVE-Queen
 4  4 10 LITTLE SISTER-Ry Cooder
 5  5  6 COWARD OF THE COUNTY-Kenny Rogers
 6 10  4 DO THAT TO ME ONE MORE TIME-Captain & Tennille
 7  8  7 MONTEGO BAY-Jon Stevens
 8  9 24 BORN TO BE ALIVE-Patrick Hernandez
 9 12  8 ESCAPE-Rupert Holmes
10 16 18 JEZEBEL-Jon Stevens
11 11 11 ROCK WITH YOU-Michael Jackson
12 14 16 PLEASE DON'T GO-KC & The Sunshine Band
13  6  8 BABE-Styx
14 13 19 COMPUTER GAMES-Mi-Sex
15  7  9 BETTER LOVE NEXT TIME-Dr Hook
16 17  7 SARA-Fleetwood Mac
17 20  4 DON'T DO ME LIKE THAT-Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
18 15  9 MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE-Police
19 19  4 SEPTEMBER MORN'-Neil Diamond
20 21  5 JANE-Jefferson Starship

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:MARCH 9,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  8 ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL-PINK FLOYD
 2  3  8 CRAZY LITTLE THING CALLED LOVE-Queen
 3  2  5 I GOT YOU-Split Enz
 4  4 11 LITTLE SISTER-Ry Cooder
 5  6  5 DO THAT TO ME ONE MORE TIME-Captain & Tennille
 6  5  7 COWARD OF THE COUNTY-Kenny Rogers
 7 22  2 DON'T LET LOVE GO-Sharon & Jon
 8 33  2 CRUISIN'-Smokey Robinson
 9  7  8 MONTEGO BAY-Jon Stevens
10 11 12 ROCK WITH YOU-Michael Jackson
11  8 25 BORN TO BE ALIVE-Patrick Hernandez
12 38  3 MONEY-Flying Lizards
13 12 17 PLEASE DON'T GO-KC & The Sunshine Band
14 13  9 BABE-Styx
15 14 20 COMPUTER GAMES-Mi-Sex
16 21  3 BRASS IN POCKET-Pretenders
17 15 10 BETTER LOVE NEXT TIME-Dr Hook
18  9  9 ESCAPE-Rupert Holmes
19 43  4 I WANNA BE YOUR LOVER-Prince
20 16  8 SARA-Fleetwood Mac

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:MARCH 16,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  3  6 I GOT YOU-SPLIT ENZ
 2  4 12 LITTLE SISTER-Ry Cooder
 3  1  9 ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL-Pink Floyd
 4  2  9 CRAZY LITTLE THING CALLED LOVE-Queen
 5  7  3 DON'T LET LOVE GO-Sharon & Jon
 6  5  6 DO THAT TO ME ONE MORE TIME-Captain & Tennille
 7  6  8 COWARD OF THE COUNTY-Kenny Rogers
 8 12  4 MONEY-Flying Lizards
 9  8  3 CRUISIN'-Smokey Robinson
10 16  4 BRASS IN POCKET-Pretenders
11  9  9 MONTEGO BAY-Jon Stevens
12 28  2 YES I'M READY-Teri DeSario
13 24 17 JEZEBEL-Jon Stevens
14 20  9 SARA-Fleetwood Mac
15 15 21 COMPUTER GAMES-Mi-Sex
16 11 26 BORN TO BE ALIVE-Patrick Hernandez
17 10 13 ROCK WITH YOU-Michael Jackson
18 14 10 BABE-Styx
19 17 11 BETTER LOVE NEXT TIME-Dr Hook
20 19  5 I WANNA BE YOUR LOVER-Prince

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:MARCH 23,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  7 I GOT YOU-SPLIT ENZ
 2  2 13 LITTLE SISTER-Ry Cooder
 3  3 10 ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL-Pink Floyd
 4  4 10 CRAZY LITTLE THING CALLED LOVE-Queen
 5  5  4 DON'T LET LOVE GO-Sharon & Jon
 6  6  7 DO THAT TO ME ONE MORE TIME-Captain & Tennille
 7  8  5 MONEY-Flying Lizards
 8  9  4 CRUISIN'-Smokey Robinson
 9  7  9 COWARD OF THE COUNTY-Kenny Rogers
10 12  3 YES I'M READY-Teri DeSario
11 20  6 I WANNA BE YOUR LOVER-Prince
12 10  5 BRASS IN POCKET-Pretenders
13 14 10 SARA-Fleetwood Mac
14 17 14 ROCK WITH YOU-Michael Jackson
15 30  3 DAYTRIP TO BANGOR-Cathy & The Cucumbers
16 32  2 OFF THE WALL-Michael Jackson
17 18 11 BABE-Styx
18 27  3 WALKING ON THE MOON-Police
19 15 22 COMPUTER GAMES-Mi-Sex
20 11 10 MONTEGO BAY-Jon Stevens

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:MARCH 30,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  8 I GOT YOU-SPLIT ENZ
 2  8  5 CRUISIN'-Smokey Robinson
 3  3 11 ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL-Pink Floyd
 4  4 11 CRAZY LITTLE THING CALLED LOVE-Queen
 5  7  6 MONEY-Flying Lizards
 6  2 14 LITTLE SISTER-Ry Cooder
 7 11  7 I WANNA BE YOUR LOVER-Prince
 8  5  5 DON'T LET LOVE GO-Sharon & Jon
 9  6  8 DO THAT TO ME ONE MORE TIME-Captain & Tennille
10 10  4 YES I'M READY-Teri DeSario
11  9 10 COWARD OF THE COUNTY-Kenny Rogers
12 13 11 SARA-Fleetwood Mac
13 18  4 WALKING ON THE MOON-Police
14 16  3 OFF THE WALL-Michael Jackson
15 12  6 BRASS IN POCKET-Pretenders
16 15  4 DAYTRIP TO BANGOR-Cathy & The Cucumbers
17 25  4 99-Toto
18 32  4 FIRE LAKE-Bob Seger
19 14 15 ROCK WITH YOU-Michael Jackson
20 28  4 GANGSTERS-The Specials

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:APRIL 6,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  6 15 LITTLE SISTER-RY COODER
 2  2  6 CRUISIN'-Smokey Robinson
 3  1  9 I GOT YOU-Split Enz
 4  7  8 I WANNA BE YOUR LOVER-Prince
 5  5  7 MONEY-Flying Lizards
 6  4 12 CRAZY LITTLE THING CALLED LOVE-Queen
 7  3 12 ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL-Pink Floyd
 8 10  5 YES I'M READY-Teri DeSario
 9  9  9 DO THAT TO ME ONE MORE TIME-Captain & Tennille
10 15  7 BRASS IN POCKET-Pretenders
11  8  6 DON'T LET LOVE GO-Sharon & Jon
12 13  5 WALKING ON THE MOON-Police
13 16  5 DAYTRIP TO BANGOR-Cathy & The Cucumbers
14 11 11 COWARD OF THE COUNTY-Kenny Rogers
15 14  4 OFF THE WALL-Michael Jackson
16 12 12 SARA-Fleetwood Mac
17 22  3 WORKING MY WAY BACK TO YOU-Detroit Spinners
18 24  3 REFUGEE-Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
19 18  5 FIRE LAKE-Bob Seger
20 17  5 99-Toto

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:APRIL 13,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1 16 LITTLE SISTER-RY COODER
 2  2  7 CRUISIN'-Smokey Robinson
 3  3 10 I GOT YOU-Split Enz
 4  4  9 I WANNA BE YOUR LOVER-Prince
 5  5  8 MONEY-Flying Lizards
 6  6 13 CRAZY LITTLE THING CALLED LOVE-Queen
 7  7 13 ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL-Pink Floyd
 8  8  6 YES I'M READY-Teri DeSario
 9  9 10 DO THAT TO ME ONE MORE TIME-Captain & Tennille
10 10  8 BRASS IN POCKET-Pretenders
11 11  7 DON'T LET LOVE GO-Sharon & Jon
12 12  6 WALKING ON THE MOON-Police
13 13  6 DAYTRIP TO BANGOR-Cathy & The Cucumbers
14 14 12 COWARD OF THE COUNTY-Kenny Rogers
15 15  5 OFF THE WALL-Michael Jackson
16 16 13 SARA-Fleetwood Mac
17 17  4 WORKING MY WAY BACK TO YOU-Detroit Spinners
18 18  4 REFUGEE-Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
19 19  6 FIRE LAKE-Bob Seger
20 20  6 99-Toto

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:APRIL 20,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  2  8 CRUISIN'-SMOKEY ROBINSON
 2  1 17 LITTLE SISTER-Ry Cooder
 3 10  9 BRASS IN POCKET-Pretenders
 4  4 10 I WANNA BE YOUR LOVER-Prince
 5  3 11 I GOT YOU-Split Enz
 6  9 11 DO THAT TO ME ONE MORE TIME-Captain & Tennille
 7 17  5 WORKING MY WAY BACK TO YOU-Detroit Spinners
 8  8  7 YES I'M READY-Teri DeSario
 9  5  9 MONEY-Flying Lizards
10 23  2 DON'T ASK ME-Toy Love
11  6 14 CRAZY LITTLE THING CALLED LOVE-Queen
12  7 14 ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL-Pink Floyd
13 18  5 REFUGEE-Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
14 15  6 OFF THE WALL-Michael Jackson
15 20  7 99-Toto
16 13  7 DAYTRIP TO BANGOR-Cathy & The Cucumbers
17 31  3 HIM-Rupert Holmes
18 14 13 COWARD OF THE COUNTY-Kenny Rogers
19 12  7 WALKING ON THE MOON-Police
20 16 14 SARA-Fleetwood Mac

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:APRIL 27,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  9 CRUISIN'-SMOKEY ROBINSON
 2  2 18 LITTLE SISTER-Ry Cooder
 3  4 11 I WANNA BE YOUR LOVER-Prince
 4  3 10 BRASS IN POCKET-Pretenders
 5  9 10 MONEY-Flying Lizards
 6  7  6 WORKING MY WAY BACK TO YOU-Detroit Spinners
 7 13  6 REFUGEE-Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
 8 22  3 SEXY EYES-Dr Hook
 9  5 12 I GOT YOU-Split Enz
10  8  8 YES I'M READY-Teri DeSario
11 17  4 HIM-Rupert Holmes
12  6 12 DO THAT TO ME ONE MORE TIME-Captain & Tennille
13 12 15 ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL-Pink Floyd
14 19  8 WALKING ON THE MOON-Police
15 10  3 DON'T ASK ME-Toy Love
16 15  8 99-Toto
17 11 15 CRAZY LITTLE THING CALLED LOVE-Queen
18 14  7 OFF THE WALL-Michael Jackson
19 16  8 DAYTRIP TO BANGOR-Cathy & The Cucumbers
20 23  4 TEARS-The Crocodiles

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:MAY 4,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1 10 CRUISIN'-SMOKEY ROBINSON
 2  4 11 BRASS IN POCKET-Pretenders
 3  6  7 WORKING MY WAY BACK TO YOU-Detroit Spinners
 4  2 19 LITTLE SISTER-Ry Cooder
 5  8  4 SEXY EYES-Dr Hook
 6  3 12 I WANNA BE YOUR LOVER-Prince
 7  7  7 REFUGEE-Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
 8 11  5 HIM-Rupert Holmes
 9 10  9 YES I'M READY-Teri DeSario
10  5 11 MONEY-Flying Lizards
11 16  9 99-Toto
12  9 13 I GOT YOU-Split Enz
13 21  3 ATOMIC-Blondie
14 14  9 WALKING ON THE MOON-Police
15 23  3 AND THE BEAT GOES ON-The Whispers
16 22  3 CARRIE-Cliff Richard
17 12 13 DO THAT TO ME ONE MORE TIME-Captain & Tennille
18 33  3 SPECIAL LADY-Ray Goodman & Brown
19 27  3 THE SECOND TIME AROUND-Shalamar
20 13 16 ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL-Pink Floyd

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:MAY 11,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1 11 CRUISIN'-SMOKEY ROBINSON
 2  5  5 SEXY EYES-Dr Hook
 3  2 12 BRASS IN POCKET-Pretenders
 4  7  8 REFUGEE-Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
 5  3  8 WORKING MY WAY BACK TO YOU-Detroit Spinners
 6  4 20 LITTLE SISTER-Ry Cooder
 7  6 13 I WANNA BE YOUR LOVER-Prince
 8 13  4 ATOMIC-Blondie
 9 16  4 CARRIE-Cliff Richard
10 10 12 MONEY-Flying Lizards
11  8  6 HIM-Rupert Holmes
12 18  4 SPECIAL LADY-Ray Goodman & Brown
13 12 14 I GOT YOU-Split Enz
14 11 10 99-Toto
15  9 10 YES I'M READY-Teri DeSario
16 48  2 I PLEDGE MY LOVE-Peaches & Herb
17 21  6 TEARS-The Crocodiles
18 15  4 AND THE BEAT GOES ON-The Whispers
19 19  4 THE SECOND TIME AROUND-Shalamar
20 14 10 WALKING ON THE MOON-Police

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:MAY 18,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  2  6 SEXY EYES-DR. HOOK
 2  1 12 CRUISIN'-Smokey Robinson
 3  4  9 REFUGEE-Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
 4  3 13 BRASS IN POCKET-Pretenders
 5 16  3 I PLEDGE MY LOVE-Peaches & Herb
 6  5  9 WORKING MY WAY BACK TO YOU-Detroit Spinners
 7  8  5 ATOMIC-Blondie
 8  7 14 I WANNA BE YOUR LOVER-Prince
 9 27  2 STOMP-Brothers Johnson
10  9  5 CARRIE-Cliff Richard
11 11  7 HIM-Rupert Holmes
12 18  5 AND THE BEAT GOES ON-The Whispers
13 12  5 SPECIAL LADY-Ray Goodman & Brown
14  6 21 LITTLE SISTER-Ry Cooder
15 19  5 THE SECOND TIME AROUND-Shalamar
16 22  3 I CAN'T TELL YOU WHY-The Eagles
17 17  7 TEARS-The Crocodiles
18 10 13 MONEY-Flying Lizards
19 13 15 I GOT YOU-Split Enz
20 25  5 PEOPLE-Mi Sex

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:MAY 25,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  5  4 I PLEDGE MY LOVE-PEACHES & HERB
 2  9  3 STOMP-Brothers Johnson
 3  1  7 SEXY EYES-Dr Hook
 4  2 13 CRUISIN'-Smokey Robinson
 5  4 14 BRASS IN POCKET-Pretenders
 6  3 10 REFUGEE-Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
 7 12  6 AND THE BEAT GOES ON-The Whispers
 8 10  6 CARRIE-Cliff Richard
 9  7  6 ATOMIC-Blondie
10 13  6 SPECIAL LADY-Ray Goodman & Brown
11  -  1 COMING UP-Paul McCartney
12 20  6 PEOPLE-Mi Sex
13 15  6 THE SECOND TIME AROUND-Shalamar
14  8 15 I WANNA BE YOUR LOVER-Prince
15  6 10 WORKING MY WAY BACK TO YOU-Detroit Spinners
16 14 22 LITTLE SISTER-Ry Cooder
17 16  4 I CAN'T TELL YOU WHY-The Eagles
18 11  8 HIM-Rupert Holmes
19 21  2 ONE GOOD REASON-The Swingers
20 17  8 TEARS-The Crocodiles

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:JUNE 1,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  2  4 STOMP-BROTHERS JOHNSON
 2  1  5 I PLEDGE MY LOVE-Peaches & Herb
 3 12  7 PEOPLE-Mi Sex
 4  3  8 SEXY EYES-Dr Hook
 5 11  2 COMING UP-Paul McCartney
 6  4 14 CRUISIN'-Smokey Robinson
 7 10  7 SPECIAL LADY-Ray Goodman & Brown
 8  6 11 REFUGEE-Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
 9  7  7 AND THE BEAT GOES ON-The Whispers
10  9  7 ATOMIC-Blondie
11  5 15 BRASS IN POCKET-Pretenders
12  8  7 CARRIE-Cliff Richard
13 13  7 THE SECOND TIME AROUND-Shalamar
14 17  5 I CAN'T TELL YOU WHY-The Eagles
15 22  3 I'M IN THE MOOD FOR DANCING-The Nolans
16 15 11 WORKING MY WAY BACK TO YOU-Detroit Spinners
17 16 23 LITTLE SISTER-Ry Cooder
18 18  9 HIM-Rupert Holmes
19 33  2 FLY TOO HIGH-Janis Ian
20 14 16 I WANNA BE YOUR LOVER-Prince

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:JUNE 8,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  5 STOMP-BROTHERS JOHNSON
 2  2  6 I PLEDGE MY LOVE-Peaches & Herb
 3  5  3 COMING UP-Paul McCartney
 4  3  8 PEOPLE-Mi Sex
 5  6 15 CRUISIN'-Smokey Robinson
 6  4  9 SEXY EYES-Dr Hook
 7 13  8 THE SECOND TIME AROUND-Shalamar
 8  7  8 SPECIAL LADY-Ray Goodman & Brown
 9 10  8 ATOMIC-Blondie
10 19  3 FLY TOO HIGH-Janis Ian
11 14  6 I CAN'T TELL YOU WHY-The Eagles
12  9  8 AND THE BEAT GOES ON-The Whispers
13 12  8 CARRIE-Cliff Richard
14 21  3 HEARTBREAKER-Pat Benatar
15  8 12 REFUGEE-Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
16 11 16 BRASS IN POCKET-Pretenders
17 16 12 WORKING MY WAY BACK TO YOU-Detroit Spinners
18  -  1 TOTAL CONTROL-The Motels
19 22  3 PILOT OF THE AIRWAYS-Charlie Dore
20 15  4 I'M IN THE MOOD FOR DANCING-The Nolans

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:JUNE 15,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  6 STOMP-BROTHERS JOHNSON
 2  2  7 I PLEDGE MY LOVE-Peaches & Herb
 3  3  4 COMING UP-Paul McCartney
 4  4  9 PEOPLE-Mi Sex
 5 10  4 FLY TOO HIGH-Janis Ian
 6  7  9 THE SECOND TIME AROUND-Shalamar
 7  -  1 CALL ME-Blondie
 8 20  5 I'M IN THE MOOD FOR DANCING-The Nolans
 9  8  9 SPECIAL LADY-Ray Goodman & Brown
10  -  1 FUNKYTOWN-Lipps,Inc.
11 12  9 AND THE BEAT GOES ON-The Whispers
12 19  4 PILOT OF THE AIRWAYS-Charlie Dore
13 22  5 CRUISIN' (LUCY & RAMONA & SUNSET SONG)-Mike Nesmith
14  9  9 ATOMIC-Blondie
15 16 17 BRASS IN POCKET-Pretenders
16 11  7 I CAN'T TELL YOU WHY-The Eagles
17 14  4 HEARTBREAKER-Pat Benatar
18  5 16 CRUISIN'-Smokey Robinson
19  6 10 SEXY EYES-Dr Hook
20 15 13 REFUGEE-Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:JUNE 22,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  7 STOMP-BROTHERS JOHNSON
 2  2  8 I PLEDGE MY LOVE-Peaches & Herb
 3  3  5 COMING UP-Paul McCartney
 4  4 10 PEOPLE-Mi Sex
 5  5  5 FLY TOO HIGH-Janis Ian
 6  7  2 CALL ME-Blondie
 7  6 10 THE SECOND TIME AROUND-Shalamar
 8  8  6 I'M IN THE MOOD FOR DANCING-The Nolans
 9 10  2 FUNKYTOWN-Lipps,Inc.
10 13  6 CRUISIN' (LUCY & RAMONA & SUNSET SONG)-Mike Nesmith
11 11 10 AND THE BEAT GOES ON-The Whispers
12  9 10 SPECIAL LADY-Ray Goodman & Brown
13 14 10 ATOMIC-Blondie
14 22  3 TOTAL CONTROL-The Motels
15 21  5 SHE'S OUT OF MY LIFE-Michael Jackson
16 17  5 HEARTBREAKER-Pat Benatar
17 19 11 SEXY EYES-Dr Hook
18 16  8 I CAN'T TELL YOU WHY-The Eagles
19 12  5 PILOT OF THE AIRWAYS-Charlie Dore
20 20 14 REFUGEE-Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:JUNE 29,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  8 STOMP-BROTHERS JOHNSON
 2  2  9 I PLEDGE MY LOVE-Peaches & Herb
 3  3  6 COMING UP-Paul McCartney
 4  9  3 FUNKYTOWN-Lipps,Inc.
 5  8  7 I'M IN THE MOOD FOR DANCING-The Nolans
 6  6  3 CALL ME-Blondie
 7  4 11 PEOPLE-Mi Sex
 8  5  6 FLY TOO HIGH-Janis Ian
 9 10  7 CRUISIN' (LUCY & RAMONA & SUNSET SONG)-Mike Nesmith
10  7 11 THE SECOND TIME AROUND-Shalamar
11 15  6 SHE'S OUT OF MY LIFE-Michael Jackson
12 11 11 AND THE BEAT GOES ON-The Whispers
13 12 11 SPECIAL LADY-Ray Goodman & Brown
14 32  3 DO THE LOCOMOTION-Ritz
15 14  4 TOTAL CONTROL-The Motels
16 19  6 PILOT OF THE AIRWAYS-Charlie Dore
17 13 11 ATOMIC-Blondie
18 16  6 HEARTBREAKER-Pat Benatar
19 18  9 I CAN'T TELL YOU WHY-The Eagles
20 25  2 LITTLE JEANNIE-Elton John

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:JULY 6,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  9 STOMP-BROTHERS JOHNSON
 2  3  7 COMING UP-Paul McCartney
 3  4  4 FUNKYTOWN-Lipps,Inc.
 4  2 10 I PLEDGE MY LOVE-Peaches & Herb
 5  5  8 I'M IN THE MOOD FOR DANCING-The Nolans
 6 11  7 SHE'S OUT OF MY LIFE-Michael Jackson
 7  8  7 FLY TOO HIGH-Janis Ian
 8  9  8 CRUISIN' (LUCY & RAMONA & SUNSET SONG)-Mike Nesmith
 9  6  4 CALL ME-Blondie
10  7 12 PEOPLE-Mi Sex
11 14  4 DO THE LOCOMOTION-Ritz
12 10 12 THE SECOND TIME AROUND-Shalamar
13 15  5 TOTAL CONTROL-The Motels
14 28  3 MONKEY CHOP-Dan I
15 12 12 AND THE BEAT GOES ON-The Whispers
16 18  7 HEARTBREAKER-Pat Benatar
17 20  3 LITTLE JEANNIE-Elton John
18 34  4 TIRED OF TOEIN' THE LINE-Rocky Burnette
19  -  1 SPACE RACE-Mi Sex
20 19 10 I CAN'T TELL YOU WHY-The Eagles

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:JULY 13,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  3  5 FUNKYTOWN-LIPPS,INC.
 2 11  5 DO THE LOCOMOTION-Ritz
 3  2  8 COMING UP-Paul McCartney
 4 18  5 TIRED OF TOEIN' THE LINE-Rocky Burnette
 5  1 10 STOMP-Brothers Johnson
 6  5  9 I'M IN THE MOOD FOR DANCING-The Nolans
 7  8  9 CRUISIN' (LUCY & RAMONA & SUNSET SONG)-Mike Nesmith
 8  4 11 I PLEDGE MY LOVE-Peaches & Herb
 9  6  8 SHE'S OUT OF MY LIFE-Michael Jackson
10  7  8 FLY TOO HIGH-Janis Ian
11  9  5 CALL ME-Blondie
12 10 13 PEOPLE-Mi Sex
13 15  6 TOTAL CONTROL-The Motels
14 17  4 LITTLE JEANNIE-Elton John
15 14  4 MONKEY CHOP-Dan I
16 12 13 THE SECOND TIME AROUND-Shalamar
17 16  8 HEARTBREAKER-Pat Benatar
18 20 11 I CAN'T TELL YOU WHY-The Eagles
19 15 13 AND THE BEAT GOES ON-The Whispers
20 21  8 PILOT OF THE AIRWAYS-Charlie Dore

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:JULY 20,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  2  6 DO THE LOCOMOTION-RITZ
 2  1  6 FUNKYTOWN-Lipps,Inc.
 3  4  6 TIRED OF TOEIN' THE LINE-Rocky Burnette
 4  5 11 STOMP-Brothers Johnson
 5  3  9 COMING UP-Paul McCartney
 6 15  5 MONKEY CHOP-Dan I
 7  6 10 I'M IN THE MOOD FOR DANCING-The Nolans
 8  7 10 CRUISIN' (LUCY & RAMONA & SUNSET SONG)-Mike Nesmith
 9  9  9 SHE'S OUT OF MY LIFE-Michael Jackson
10 14  5 LITTLE JEANNIE-Elton John
11 10  9 FLY TOO HIGH-Janis Ian
12 12 14 PEOPLE-Mi Sex
13 16 14 THE SECOND TIME AROUND-Shalamar
14  8 12 I PLEDGE MY LOVE-Peaches & Herb
15 11  6 CALL ME-Blondie
16 22  3 SHINING STAR-Manhattans
17 16  9 HEARTBREAKER-Pat Benatar
18 13  7 TOTAL CONTROL-The Motels
19 24  3 SPACE RACE-Mi Sex
20 31 15 RAPPERS DELIGHT-Sugarhill Gang

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:JULY 27,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  7 DO THE LOCOMOTION-RITZ
 2  2  7 FUNKYTOWN-Lipps,Inc.
 3  3  7 TIRED OF TOEIN' THE LINE-Rocky Burnette
 4  6  6 MONKEY CHOP-Dan I
 5 10  6 LITTLE JEANNIE-Elton John
 6  8 11 CRUISIN' (LUCY & RAMONA & SUNSET SONG)-Mike Nesmith
 7 16  4 SHINING STAR-Manhattans
 8  7 11 I'M IN THE MOOD FOR DANCING-The Nolans
 9  4 12 STOMP-Brothers Johnson
10 21  2 ROCKABILLY REBEL-Major Matchbox
11 13 15 THE SECOND TIME AROUND-Shalamar
12  5 10 COMING UP-Paul McCartney
13 14 13 I PLEDGE MY LOVE-Peaches & Herb
14  9 10 SHE'S OUT OF MY LIFE-Michael Jackson
15 11 10 FLY TOO HIGH-Janis Ian
16 15  7 CALL ME-Blondie
17 18  8 TOTAL CONTROL-The Motels
18 34  3 SHANDI-Kiss
19 24  4 LOVE AT FIRST NIGHT-Kim Hart
20 29  2 EMOTIONAL RESCUE-Rolling Stones

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:AUGUST 3,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  8 DO THE LOCOMOTION-RITZ
 2  7  5 SHINING STAR-Manhattans
 3  2  8 FUNKYTOWN-Lipps,Inc.
 4  3  8 TIRED OF TOEIN' THE LINE-Rocky Burnette
 5  4  7 MONKEY CHOP-Dan I
 6 10  3 ROCKABILLY REBEL-Major Matchbox
 7  8 12 I'M IN THE MOOD FOR DANCING-The Nolans
 8  5  7 LITTLE JEANNIE-Elton John
 9  9 13 STOMP-Brothers Johnson
10  6 12 CRUISIN' (LUCY & RAMONA & SUNSET SONG)-Mike Nesmith
11 18  4 SHANDI-Kiss
12 14 11 SHE'S OUT OF MY LIFE-Michael Jackson
13 15 11 FLY TOO HIGH-Janis Ian
14 17  9 TOTAL CONTROL-The Motels
15 12 11 COMING UP-Paul McCartney
16 20  3 EMOTIONAL RESCUE-Rolling Stones
17 11 16 THE SECOND TIME AROUND-Shalamar
18 19  5 LOVE AT FIRST NIGHT-Kim Hart
19  -  1 CUPID-The Spinners
20 13 14 I PLEDGE MY LOVE-Peaches & Herb

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:AUGUST 10,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  9 DO THE LOCOMOTION-RITZ
 2  6  4 ROCKABILLY REBEL-Major Matchbox
 3  4  9 TIRED OF TOEIN' THE LINE-Rocky Burnette
 4  5  8 MONKEY CHOP-Dan I
 5  3  9 FUNKYTOWN-Lipps,Inc.
 6  2  6 SHINING STAR-Manhattans
 7  8  8 LITTLE JEANNIE-Elton John
 8 11  5 SHANDI-Kiss
 9 10 13 CRUISIN' (LUCY & RAMONA & SUNSET SONG)-Mike Nesmith
10  7 13 I'M IN THE MOOD FOR DANCING-The Nolans
11 14 10 TOTAL CONTROL-The Motels
12 29  3 MAGIC-Olivia Newton-John
13  9 14 STOMP-Brothers Johnson
14 19  2 CUPID-The Spinners
15 18  6 LOVE AT FIRST NIGHT-Kim Hart
16 15 12 COMING UP-Paul McCartney
17 16  4 EMOTIONAL RESCUE-Rolling Stones
18 13 12 FLY TOO HIGH-Janis Ian
19 12 12 SHE'S OUT OF MY LIFE-Michael Jackson
20 24  6 SPACE INVADERS-Player (One)

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:AUGUST 17,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  2  5 ROCKABILLY REBEL-MAJOR MATCHBOX
 2  1 10 DO THE LOCOMOTION-Ritz
 3  6  7 SHINING STAR-Manhattans
 4  3 10 TIRED OF TOEIN' THE LINE-Rocky Burnette
 5  4  9 MONKEY CHOP-Dan I
 6  5 10 FUNKYTOWN-Lipps,Inc.
 7 12  4 MAGIC-Olivia Newton-John
 8 14  3 CUPID-The Spinners
 8  9  6 SHANDI-Kiss
10  7  9 LITTLE JEANNIE-Elton John
11 29  3 CAN'T STOP THE MUSIC-Village People
12 10 14 I'M IN THE MOOD FOR DANCING-The Nolans
13  9 14 CRUISIN' (LUCY & RAMONA & SUNSET SONG)-Mike Nesmith
14 21  3 IT'S HARD TO BE HUMBLE-Mac Davis
15 13 15 STOMP-Brothers Johnson
16 30  5 GIVE ME THE NIGHT-George Benson
17 15  7 LOVE AT FIRST NIGHT-Kim Hart
18 42  2 FOOD FOR THOUGHT-UB40
19 33  3 LIGHT UP THE NIGHT-Brothers Johnson
20 11 11 TOTAL CONTROL-The Motels

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:AUGUST 24,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  2 11 DO THE LOCOMOTION-RITZ
 2  1  6 ROCKABILLY REBEL-Major Matchbox
 3  3  8 SHINING STAR-Manhattans
 4  5 10 MONKEY CHOP-Dan I
 5  4 11 TIRED OF TOEIN' THE LINE-Rocky Burnette
 6  7  5 MAGIC-Olivia Newton-John
 7  6 11 FUNKYTOWN-Lipps,Inc.
 8  8  4 CUPID-The Spinners
 9  8  7 SHANDI-Kiss
10 10 10 LITTLE JEANNIE-Elton John
11 11  4 CAN'T STOP THE MUSIC-Village People
12 18  3 FOOD FOR THOUGHT-UB40
13 14  4 IT'S HARD TO BE HUMBLE-Mac Davis
14 16  6 GIVE ME THE NIGHT-George Benson
15 17  8 LOVE AT FIRST NIGHT-Kim Hart
16 23  4 TURNING JAPANESE-The Vapours 
17 12 15 I'M IN THE MOOD FOR DANCING-The Nolans
18 21  6 EMOTIONAL RESCUE-Rolling Stones
19 13 15 CRUISIN' (LUCY & RAMONA & SUNSET SONG)-Mike Nesmith
20 20 12 TOTAL CONTROL-The Motels

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:AUGUST 31,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1 12 DO THE LOCOMOTION-RITZ
 2  2  7 ROCKABILLY REBEL-Major Matchbox
 3 12  4 FOOD FOR THOUGHT-UB40
 4  6  6 MAGIC-Olivia Newton-John
 5  3  9 SHINING STAR-Manhattans
 6 13  5 IT'S HARD TO BE HUMBLE-Mac Davis
 7  7 12 FUNKYTOWN-Lipps,Inc.
 8 11  5 CAN'T STOP THE MUSIC-Village People
 9  4 11 MONKEY CHOP-Dan I
10  5 12 TIRED OF TOEIN' THE LINE-Rocky Burnette
11  8  5 CUPID-The Spinners
12  9  8 SHANDI-Kiss
13 14  7 GIVE ME THE NIGHT-George Benson
14 10 11 LITTLE JEANNIE-Elton John
15 15  9 LOVE AT FIRST NIGHT-Kim Hart
16 16  5 TURNING JAPANESE-The Vapours 
17 17 16 I'M IN THE MOOD FOR DANCING-The Nolans
18 20 13 TOTAL CONTROL-The Motels
19 18  7 EMOTIONAL RESCUE-Rolling Stones
20 19 16 CRUISIN' (LUCY & RAMONA & SUNSET SONG)-Mike Nesmith

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:SEPTEMBER 7,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1 13 DO THE LOCOMOTION-RITZ
 2  3  5 FOOD FOR THOUGHT-UB40
 3  2  8 ROCKABILLY REBEL-Major Matchbox
 4  4  7 MAGIC-Olivia Newton-John
 5  6  6 IT'S HARD TO BE HUMBLE-Mac Davis
 6 12  9 SHANDI-Kiss
 7  5 10 SHINING STAR-Manhattans
 8  7 13 FUNKYTOWN-Lipps,Inc.
 9 11  6 CUPID-The Spinners
10  8  6 CAN'T STOP THE MUSIC-Village People
11 13  8 GIVE ME THE NIGHT-George Benson
12  9 12 MONKEY CHOP-Dan I
13 16  6 TURNING JAPANESE-The Vapours 
14 10 13 TIRED OF TOEIN' THE LINE-Rocky Burnette
15 24  3 TAKE YOUR TIME-S.O.S. Band
16 17 17 I'M IN THE MOOD FOR DANCING-The Nolans
17 19  8 EMOTIONAL RESCUE-Rolling Stones
18  -  1 COULD YOU BE LOVED-Bob Marley
19 21  6 LIGHT UP THE NIGHT-Brothers Johnson
20 15 10 LOVE AT FIRST NIGHT-Kim Hart

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:SEPTEMBER 14,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  2  6 FOOD FOR THOUGHT-UB40
 2 10  7 CAN'T STOP THE MUSIC-Village People
 3  1 14 DO THE LOCOMOTION-Ritz
 4  4  8 MAGIC-Olivia Newton-John
 5  5  7 IT'S HARD TO BE HUMBLE-Mac Davis
 6 11  9 GIVE ME THE NIGHT-George Benson
 7 15  4 TAKE YOUR TIME-S.O.S. Band
 8  7 11 SHINING STAR-Manhattans
 9  3  9 ROCKABILLY REBEL-Major Matchbox
10  9  7 CUPID-The Spinners
11 27  2 UPSIDE DOWN-Diana Ross
12  6 10 SHANDI-Kiss
13 18  2 COULD YOU BE LOVED-Bob Marley
14 13  7 TURNING JAPANESE-The Vapours 
15 12 13 MONKEY CHOP-Dan I
16  8 14 FUNKYTOWN-Lipps,Inc.
17 14 14 TIRED OF TOEIN' THE LINE-Rocky Burnette
18 31 23 RAPPERS DELIGHT-Sugarhill Gang
19 22 13 LITTLE JEANNIE-Elton John
20 21  7 CRYING-Don McLean

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:SEPTEMBER 21,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  7 FOOD FOR THOUGHT-UB40
 2 11  3 UPSIDE DOWN-Diana Ross
 3  7  5 TAKE YOUR TIME-S.O.S. Band
 4  6 10 GIVE ME THE NIGHT-George Benson
 5  5  8 IT'S HARD TO BE HUMBLE-Mac Davis
 6 13  3 COULD YOU BE LOVED-Bob Marley
 7 10  8 CUPID-The Spinners
 8  4  9 MAGIC-Olivia Newton-John
 9  2  8 CAN'T STOP THE MUSIC-Village People
10  3 15 DO THE LOCOMOTION-Ritz
11 21  3 YOU'LL ALWAYS FIND ME IN THE KITCHEN AT PARTIES-Jona Lewie
12 14  8 TURNING JAPANESE-The Vapours 
13  8 12 SHINING STAR-Manhattans
14  9 10 ROCKABILLY REBEL-Major Matchbox
15 15 14 MONKEY CHOP-Dan I
16 12 11 SHANDI-Kiss
17 41  2 SAILING-Christopher Cross
18 16 15 FUNKYTOWN-Lipps,Inc.
19 20  8 CRYING-Don McLean
20 22 10 EMOTIONAL RESCUE-Rolling Stones

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:SEPTEMBER 28,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  8 FOOD FOR THOUGHT-UB40
 2  2  4 UPSIDE DOWN-Diana Ross
 3  5  9 IT'S HARD TO BE HUMBLE-Mac Davis
 4  6  4 COULD YOU BE LOVED-Bob Marley
 5 11  4 YOU'LL ALWAYS FIND ME IN THE KITCHEN AT PARTIES-Jona Lewie
 6  3  6 TAKE YOUR TIME-S.O.S. Band
 7  4 11 GIVE ME THE NIGHT-George Benson
 8  9  9 CAN'T STOP THE MUSIC-Village People
 9 12  9 TURNING JAPANESE-The Vapours 
10 10 16 DO THE LOCOMOTION-Ritz
11  8 10 MAGIC-Olivia Newton-John
12 17  3 SAILING-Christopher Cross
13 14 11 ROCKABILLY REBEL-Major Matchbox
14 38 11 THERE AIN'T NO AGE FOR ROCK 'N' ROLL-The Veterans
15 31  4 WATERFALLS-Paul McCartney
16 15 15 MONKEY CHOP-Dan I
17 34  4 GONNA GET ALONG WITHOUT YOU NOW-Viola Mills
18 19  9 CRYING-Don McLean
19 13 13 SHINING STAR-Manhattans
20 23  6 ME MYSELF I-Joan Armatrading

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:OCTOBER 5,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  9 FOOD FOR THOUGHT-UB40
 2  2  5 UPSIDE DOWN-Diana Ross
 3  4  5 COULD YOU BE LOVED-Bob Marley
 4  3 10 IT'S HARD TO BE HUMBLE-Mac Davis
 5  5  5 YOU'LL ALWAYS FIND ME IN THE KITCHEN AT PARTIES-Jona Lewie
 6  7 12 GIVE ME THE NIGHT-George Benson
 7  6  7 TAKE YOUR TIME-S.O.S. Band
 8 26  3 XANADU-Olivia Newton-John/Electric Light Orchestra
 9  8 10 CAN'T STOP THE MUSIC-Village People
10  9 10 TURNING JAPANESE-The Vapours
11 11 11 MAGIC-Olivia Newton-John
12 10 17 DO THE LOCOMOTION-Ritz
13 18 10 CRYING-Don McLean
14 23  4 BANK ROBBER-The Clash
15 21  4 TWILIGHT ZONE-The Manhattan Transfer
16 20  7 ME MYSELF I-Joan Armatrading
17 13 12 ROCKABILLY REBEL-Major Matchbox
18  -  1 THE WANDERER-Donna Summer
19 12  4 SAILING-Christopher Cross
20 17  5 GONNA GET ALONG WITHOUT YOU NOW-Viola Mills

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:OCTOBER 12,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  2  6 UPSIDE DOWN-DIANA ROSS
 2  3  6 COULD YOU BE LOVED-Bob Marley
 3  5  6 YOU'LL ALWAYS FIND ME IN THE KITCHEN AT PARTIES-Jona Lewie
 4  1 10 FOOD FOR THOUGHT-UB40
 5  4 11 IT'S HARD TO BE HUMBLE-Mac Davis
 6  6 13 GIVE ME THE NIGHT-George Benson
 7  7  8 TAKE YOUR TIME-S.O.S. Band
 8 19  5 SAILING-Christopher Cross
 9 18  2 THE WANDERER-Donna Summer
10 20  6 GONNA GET ALONG WITHOUT YOU NOW-Viola Mills
11  8  4 XANADU-Olivia Newton-John/Electric Light Orchestra
12 50  2 ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST-Queen
13 30  2 MASTER BLASTER-Stevie Wonder
14  6  8 ME MYSELF I-Joan Armatrading
15  9 11 CAN'T STOP THE MUSIC-Village People
16 11 12 MAGIC-Olivia Newton-John
17  -  1 ASHES TO ASHES-David Bowie
18 14  5 BANK ROBBER-The Clash
19 33  3 LATE IN THE EVENING-Paul Simon
20 21 10 BALLAD OF LUCY JORDAN-Marianne Faithful

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:OCTOBER 19,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  7 UPSIDE DOWN-DIANA ROSS
 2  2  7 COULD YOU BE LOVED-Bob Marley
 3  3  7 YOU'LL ALWAYS FIND ME IN THE KITCHEN AT PARTIES-Jona Lewie
 4  4 11 FOOD FOR THOUGHT-UB40
 5  7  9 TAKE YOUR TIME-S.O.S. Band
 6  6 14 GIVE ME THE NIGHT-George Benson
 7  5 12 IT'S HARD TO BE HUMBLE-Mac Davis
 8 13  3 MASTER BLASTER-Stevie Wonder
 9  9  3 THE WANDERER-Donna Summer
10 12  3 ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST-Queen
11 22 12 CRYING-Don McLean
12 10  7 GONNA GET ALONG WITHOUT YOU NOW-Viola Mills
13 11  5 XANADU-Olivia Newton-John/Electric Light Orchestra
14  8  6 SAILING-Christopher Cross
15 17  2 ASHES TO ASHES-David Bowie
16 30  5 GENERALS & MAJORS-XTC
17 14  9 ME MYSELF I-Joan Armatrading
18 16 13 MAGIC-Olivia Newton-John
19 31  5 DREAMIN'-Cliff Richard
20 45  2 WOMAN IN LOVE-Barbra Streisand

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:OCTOBER 26,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  8 UPSIDE DOWN-DIANA ROSS
 2  8  4 MASTER BLASTER-Stevie Wonder
 3  2  8 COULD YOU BE LOVED-Bob Marley
 4 10  4 ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST-Queen
 5  9  4 THE WANDERER-Donna Summer
 6  3  8 YOU'LL ALWAYS FIND ME IN THE KITCHEN AT PARTIES-Jona Lewie
 7  7 13 IT'S HARD TO BE HUMBLE-Mac Davis
 8  6 15 GIVE ME THE NIGHT-George Benson
 9 15  3 ASHES TO ASHES-David Bowie
10 20  3 WOMAN IN LOVE-Barbra Streisand
11  4 12 FOOD FOR THOUGHT-UB40
12 12  8 GONNA GET ALONG WITHOUT YOU NOW-Viola Mills
13  5 10 TAKE YOUR TIME-S.O.S. Band
14 27  3 HE'S SO SHY-Pointer Sisters
15 19  6 DREAMIN'-Cliff Richard
16 14  7 SAILING-Christopher Cross
17 11 13 CRYING-Don McLean
18 26  7 BANK ROBBER-The Clash
19 16  6 GENERALS & MAJORS-XTC
20 25 12 BALLAD OF LUCY JORDAN-Marianne Faithful

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:NOVEMBER 2,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  2  5 MASTER BLASTER-STEVIE WONDER
 2  4  5 ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST-Queen
 3 12  9 GONNA GET ALONG WITHOUT YOU NOW-Viola Mills
 4  1  9 UPSIDE DOWN-Diana Ross
 5  3  9 COULD YOU BE LOVED-Bob Marley
 6 10  4 WOMAN IN LOVE-Barbra Streisand
 7 14  4 HE'S SO SHY-Pointer Sisters
 8  5  5 THE WANDERER-Donna Summer
 9  6  9 YOU'LL ALWAYS FIND ME IN THE KITCHEN AT PARTIES-Jona Lewie
10 11 13 FOOD FOR THOUGHT-UB40
11  7 14 IT'S HARD TO BE HUMBLE-Mac Davis
12  8 16 GIVE ME THE NIGHT-George Benson
13 26  4 MORE THAN I CAN SAY-Leo Sayer
14  9  4 ASHES TO ASHES-David Bowie
15 13 11 TAKE YOUR TIME-S.O.S. Band
16 24  5 THE WINNER TAKES IT ALL-Abba
17 16  8 SAILING-Christopher Cross
18 27  5 DON'T PUSH IT DON'T FORCE IT-Leon Haywood
19 15  7 DREAMIN'-Cliff Richard
20 17 14 CRYING-Don McLean

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:NOVEMBER 9,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  6 MASTER BLASTER-STEVIE WONDER
 2  6  5 WOMAN IN LOVE-Barbra Streisand
 3  2  6 ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST-Queen
 4  4 10 UPSIDE DOWN-Diana Ross
 5  7  5 HE'S SO SHY-Pointer Sisters
 6 14  5 ASHES TO ASHES-David Bowie
 7  5 10 COULD YOU BE LOVED-Bob Marley
 8  8  6 THE WANDERER-Donna Summer
 9  3 10 GONNA GET ALONG WITHOUT YOU NOW-Viola Mills
10 13  5 MORE THAN I CAN SAY-Leo Sayer
11  9 10 YOU'LL ALWAYS FIND ME IN THE KITCHEN AT PARTIES-Jona Lewie
12 19  8 DREAMIN'-Cliff Richard
13 12 17 GIVE ME THE NIGHT-George Benson
14 17  9 SAILING-Christopher Cross
15 28  2 CULTURE?-The Knobz
16  -  1 STARTING OVER-John Lennon & Yoko Ono
17 11 15 IT'S HARD TO BE HUMBLE-Mac Davis
18 10 14 FOOD FOR THOUGHT-UB40
19 29  3 JESSE-Carly Simon
20 15 12 TAKE YOUR TIME-S.O.S. Band

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:NOVEMBER 16,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  7 MASTER BLASTER-STEVIE WONDER
 2  2  6 WOMAN IN LOVE-Barbra Streisand
 3  5  6 HE'S SO SHY-Pointer Sisters
 4  3  7 ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST-Queen
 5  9 11 GONNA GET ALONG WITHOUT YOU NOW-Viola Mills
 6  4 11 UPSIDE DOWN-Diana Ross
 7 10  6 MORE THAN I CAN SAY-Leo Sayer
 8  7 11 COULD YOU BE LOVED-Bob Marley
 9  8  7 THE WANDERER-Donna Summer
10 28  7 DON'T PUSH IT DON'T FORCE IT-Leon Haywood
11 16  2 STARTING OVER-John Lennon & Yoko Ono
12  6  6 ASHES TO ASHES-David Bowie
13 13 18 GIVE ME THE NIGHT-George Benson
14 11 11 YOU'LL ALWAYS FIND ME IN THE KITCHEN AT PARTIES-Jona Lewie
15 12  9 DREAMIN'-Cliff Richard
16 15  3 CULTURE?-The Knobz
17 20 13 TAKE YOUR TIME-S.O.S. Band
18 22  4 LOVELY ONE-The Jacksons
19 30  7 THE WINNER TAKES IT ALL-Abba
20 17 16 IT'S HARD TO BE HUMBLE-Mac Davis

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:NOVEMBER 23,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  8 MASTER BLASTER-STEVIE WONDER
 2  2  7 WOMAN IN LOVE-Barbra Streisand
 3  3  7 HE'S SO SHY-Pointer Sisters
 4  5 12 GONNA GET ALONG WITHOUT YOU NOW-Viola Mills
 5  4  8 ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST-Queen
 6  7  7 MORE THAN I CAN SAY-Leo Sayer
 7 28  3 LADY-Kenny Rogers
 8  8 12 COULD YOU BE LOVED-Bob Marley
 9  -  1 DON'T STAND SO CLOSE TO ME-The Police
10  6 12 UPSIDE DOWN-Diana Ross
11 11  3 STARTING OVER-John Lennon & Yoko Ono
12  9  8 THE WANDERER-Donna Summer
13 21  5 JESSE-Carly Simon
14 13 19 GIVE ME THE NIGHT-George Benson
15 10  8 DON'T PUSH IT DON'T FORCE IT-Leon Haywood
16 12  7 ASHES TO ASHES-David Bowie
17 16  4 CULTURE?-The Knobz
18 25  3 I THINK IT'S GOING TO RAIN-UB40
19 24 13 SUN OF JAMAICA-Goombay Dance Band
20 14 12 YOU'LL ALWAYS FIND ME IN THE KITCHEN AT PARTIES-Jona Lewie

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:NOVEMBER 30,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  3  8 HE'S SO SHY-POINTER SISTERS
 2  2  8 WOMAN IN LOVE-Barbra Streisand
 3  1  9 MASTER BLASTER-Stevie Wonder
 4  4 13 GONNA GET ALONG WITHOUT YOU NOW-Viola Mills
 5  6  8 MORE THAN I CAN SAY-Leo Sayer
 6  9  2 DON'T STAND SO CLOSE TO ME-The Police
 7  5  9 ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST-Queen
 8 11  4 STARTING OVER-John Lennon & Yoko Ono
 9 18  4 I THINK IT'S GOING TO RAIN-UB40
10 16  8 ASHES TO ASHES-David Bowie
11  7  4 LADY-Kenny Rogers
12  8 13 COULD YOU BE LOVED-Bob Marley
13 10 13 UPSIDE DOWN-Diana Ross
14 15  9 DON'T PUSH IT DON'T FORCE IT-Leon Haywood
15 17  5 CULTURE?-The Knobz
16 12  9 THE WANDERER-Donna Summer
17 22  6 LOVELY ONE-The Jacksons
18 13  6 JESSE-Carly Simon
19 24  4 LOVE X LOVE-George Benson
20 26  9 THE WINNER TAKES IT ALL-Abba

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:DECEMBER 7,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  9 HE'S SO SHY-POINTER SISTERS
 2  6  3 DON'T STAND SO CLOSE TO ME-The Police
 3  3 10 MASTER BLASTER-Stevie Wonder
 4  7 10 ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST-Queen
 5  4 14 GONNA GET ALONG WITHOUT YOU NOW-Viola Mills
 6  2  9 WOMAN IN LOVE-Barbra Streisand
 7  5  9 MORE THAN I CAN SAY-Leo Sayer
 8 11  5 LADY-Kenny Rogers
 9 15  6 CULTURE?-The Knobz
10  8  5 STARTING OVER-John Lennon & Yoko Ono
11 10  9 ASHES TO ASHES-David Bowie
12 29  3 I'M COMING OUT-Diana Ross
13 18  7 JESSE-Carly Simon
14 12 14 COULD YOU BE LOVED-Bob Marley
15 31  2 BABOOSHKA-Kate Bush
16  9  5 I THINK IT'S GOING TO RAIN-UB40
17 14 10 DON'T PUSH IT DON'T FORCE IT-Leon Haywood
18 19  5 LOVE X LOVE-George Benson
19  -  1 GUILTY-Barbra Streisand
20  -  1 PASSION-Rod Stewart

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:DECEMBER 14,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1 10 HE'S SO SHY-POINTER SISTERS
 2  2  4 DON'T STAND SO CLOSE TO ME-The Police
 3  5 15 GONNA GET ALONG WITHOUT YOU NOW-Viola Mills
 4  3 11 MASTER BLASTER-Stevie Wonder
 5  9  7 CULTURE?-The Knobz
 6  4 11 ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST-Queen
 7  7 10 MORE THAN I CAN SAY-Leo Sayer
 8 18  6 LOVE X LOVE-George Benson
 9 16  6 I THINK IT'S GOING TO RAIN-UB40
10 15  3 BABOOSHKA-Kate Bush
11  8  6 LADY-Kenny Rogers
12 12  4 I'M COMING OUT-Diana Ross
13  6 10 WOMAN IN LOVE-Barbra Streisand
14 10  6 STARTING OVER-John Lennon & Yoko Ono
15 20  2 PASSION-Rod Stewart
16 11 10 ASHES TO ASHES-David Bowie
17 17 11 DON'T PUSH IT DON'T FORCE IT-Leon Haywood
18 13  8 JESSE-Carly Simon
19 14 15 COULD YOU BE LOVED-Bob Marley
20 22 15 UPSIDE DOWN-Diana Ross

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:DECEMBER 21,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1 22  2 SHADDAP YOU FACE-JOE DOLCE
 2  1 11 HE'S SO SHY-Pointer Sisters
 3 14  7 STARTING OVER-John Lennon & Yoko Ono
 4  2  5 DON'T STAND SO CLOSE TO ME-The Police
 5 12  5 I'M COMING OUT-Diana Ross
 6 11  7 LADY-Kenny Rogers
 7  4 12 MASTER BLASTER-Stevie Wonder
 8 10  4 BABOOSHKA-Kate Bush
 9  3 16 GONNA GET ALONG WITHOUT YOU NOW-Viola Mills
10  9  7 I THINK IT'S GOING TO RAIN-UB40
11 15  3 PASSION-Rod Stewart
12  8  7 LOVE X LOVE-George Benson
13  7 11 MORE THAN I CAN SAY-Leo Sayer
14 13 11 WOMAN IN LOVE-Barbra Streisand
15  6 12 ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST-Queen
16  5  8 CULTURE?-The Knobz
17 23  3 GUILTY-Barbra Streisand
18 27  3 I BELIEVE IN YOU-Don Williams
19 16 11 ASHES TO ASHES-David Bowie
20 20 14 UPSIDE DOWN-Diana Ross

R.I.A.N.Z(New Zealand) TOP SINGLES for week of:DECEMBER 28,1980
TW LW TI Title-Artist
 1  1  3 SHADDAP YOU FACE-JOE DOLCE
 2  2 12 HE'S SO SHY-Pointer Sisters
 3  3  8 STARTING OVER-John Lennon & Yoko Ono
 4  4  6 DON'T STAND SO CLOSE TO ME-The Police
 5  5  6 I'M COMING OUT-Diana Ross
 6  6  8 LADY-Kenny Rogers
 7  7 13 MASTER BLASTER-Stevie Wonder
 8  8  5 BABOOSHKA-Kate Bush
 9  9 17 GONNA GET ALONG WITHOUT YOU NOW-Viola Mills
10 10  8 I THINK IT'S GOING TO RAIN-UB40
11 11  4 PASSION-Rod Stewart
12 12  8 LOVE X LOVE-George Benson
13 13 12 MORE THAN I CAN SAY-Leo Sayer
14 14 12 WOMAN IN LOVE-Barbra Streisand
15 15 13 ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST-Queen
16 16  9 CULTURE?-The Knobz
17 17  4 GUILTY-Barbra Streisand
18 18  4 I BELIEVE IN YOU-Don Williams
19 19 12 ASHES TO ASHES-David Bowie
20 20 15 UPSIDE DOWN-Diana Ross
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