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THE OFFICIAL NEW ZEALAND'S (R.I.A.N.Z:BARRY KOWAL)CHART'S TOP ALBUMS FOR 1979 PDF Print E-mail
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Jul 31, 2010 at 11:53 AM
THE OFFICIAL NEW ZEALAND'S (R.I.A.N.Z:BARRY KOWAL)CHART'S TOP ALBUMS FOR 1979


Breakfast in America cover


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 No. Song-Artist-Peak Month
  1 BREAKFAST IN AMERICA-SUPERTRAMP-JUNE                                                              2124
  2 BLONDES HAVE MORE FUN-ROD STEWART-March                                                 1376
  3 52ND STREET-BILLY JOEL-January                                                          1206
  4 THE CARS-THE CARS-May                                                                   1102
  5 DISCOVERY-ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA-July                                                  980
  6 MORE SONGS ABOUT BUILDINGS AND FOOD-TALKING HEADS-March                                  854
  7 GREATEST HITS-ROD STEWART-December                                                       824
  8 THE LONG RUN-Eagles-October                                                              762
  9 SPIRITS HAVING FLOWN-Bee Gees-April	                                                     748
 10 DYNASTY-Kiss-September                                                                   736
 11 Parallel Lines-Blondie-April                                                             726
 12 Rickie Lee Jones-Rickie Lee Jones-June                                                   702
 13 In Through The Out Door-Led Zeppelin-September                                           670
 14 The Very Best Of Leo Sayer-Leo Sayer-July                                                656
 15 The Roussos Phenomenon-Demis Roussos-July                                                654
 16 Candy-O-The Cars-July                                                                    628
 17 Greatest Hits Volume II-Barbra Streisand-February                                        604
 18 Fate For Breakfast-Art Garfunkel-August                                                  578
 19 English History-Jon English-November                                                     562
 20 Don't Walk Boogie-Various Artists-May                                                    544
 21 Electric Light Orchestra:Greatest Hits-Electric Light Orchestra-December                 528
 22 Minute By Minute-Doobie Brothers-June                                                    520
 23 The Best Of Kenny Rogers-Kenny Rogers-November                                           514
 24 Get The Knack-The Knack-September                                                        486
 25 Greatest-Bee Gees-December                                                               482
 26 Earth,Wind And Fire Greatest Hits Volume 1-Earth,Wind And Fire-February                  482
 27 Communique-Dire Straits-August                                                           470
 28 Classic Rock-London Symphony Orchestra-February                                          456
 29 A Single Man-Elton John-May                                                              448
 30 Bad Girls-Donna Summer-August                                                            428
 31 Stranger In Town-Bob Seger-January                                                       424
 32 Don't Walk:Boogie On-Various Artists-October                                             412
 33 I Am-Earth,wind & Fire-August                                                            412
 34 Dream Police-Cheap Trick-November                                                        398
 35 Smile-Kamahl-March                                                                       394
 36 You Don't Bring Me Flowers-Neil Diamond-February                                         380
 37 Voulez-Vous-Abba-June                                                                    370
 38 Manifesto-Roxy Music-July                                                                368
 39 Slow Train Coming-Bob Dylan-October                                                      348
 40 Armed Forces-Elvis Costello & The Attractions-June                                       344
 41 20 Golden Greats-Beach Boys-March                                                        340
 42 Twenty Golden Greats-Nat King Cole-December                                              338
 43 Outlandos D'Amour-The Police-July                                                        310
 44 Who Pays The Ferryman-Yannis Markopoulos-December                                        300
 45 New Boots And Panties-Ian Dury-May                                                       290
 46 Marty Robbins 20 Smash Hits-Marty Robbins-April                                          284
 47 British Rock Classics-Various Artists-December                                           264
 48 Cruisin'-Village People-March                                                            262
 49 At Budokan-Bob Dylan-June                                                                244
 50 Eve-Alan Parson's Project-September                                                      242
 51 Lodger-David Bowie-July                                                                  238
 52 Beatles Concerto-Rostal & Schaefer/Ron Goodwin/RLPO-December                             230
 53 Against The Wind-Jon English-November                                                    208
 54 Midnight Magic-The Commodores-October                                                    202
 55 Eat To The Beat-Blondie-November                                                         190
 56 Replicas-Tubeway Army-October                                                            178
 57 Wave-Patti Smith-May                                                                     170
 58 5-J.J. Cale-September                                                                    120
 59 Cheap Trick At Budokan-Cheap Trick-November                                              114
 60 Pennies From Heaven (BBC Soundtrack)-Various Artists-September                           114
 61 George Thorogood & The Destroyers-George Thorogood & The Destroyers-June                 112
 62 Into The Music-Van Morrison-October                                                      104
 63 Live And More-Donna Summer-January                                                       100
 64 Sings The Hits-Roger Whittaker-January                                                    94
 65 Hot Streets-Chicago-February                                                              84
 66 Move It On Over-George Thorogood & The Destroyers-July                                    82
 67 Fear Of Music-Talking Heads-September                                                     80
 68 Smash And Grab-Racey-November                                                             76
 69 On The Road With Charley Pride-Charley Pride-November                                     76
 70 Cleo's Great Show Hits-Cleo Laine-February                                                76
 71 Drums And Wires-XTC-November                                                              72
 72 Duty Now For The Future-Devo-July                                                         70
 73 Classic Rock:The Second Movement-London Symphony Orchestra-July                           70
 74 The Bells-Lou Reed-May                                                                    70
 75 Q. Are We Not Men? A. No We Are Devo-Devo-May                                             48
 76 Back To The Egg-Paul McCartney & Wings-July                                               44
 77 The Fine Art Of Surfacing-Boomtown Rats-November                                          42
 78 Live:Take No Prisoners-Lou Reed-July                                                      42
 79 Steppin' Out-Joan Armatrading-November                                                    40
 80 Greatest Hits-Little River Band-March                                                     38
 81 This Heart This Song-Sharon O'Neill-February                                              38
 82 Greatest Hits:1972-1978-10cc-October                                                      36
 83 Smash Hits-Frankie Laine-August                                                           36
 84 Look Sharp-Joe Jackson-August                                                             36
 85 Promises-Promises-June                                                                    36
 86 Frenzy-Split Enz-April                                                                    36
 87 Survival-Bob Marley And The Wailers-December                                              34
 88 Marathon-Santana-November                                                                 34
 89 From The Inside-Alice Cooper-February                                                     34
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