Official Top 40 Singles

The 40 best-selling and most-streamed tracks

1

COME ON EILEEN

Dexys Midnight Runners

1

Last week

4

Weeks

Preview

POLYGRAM

Come On Eileen by Dexys Midnight Runners
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3

IT STARTED WITH A KISS

Hot Chocolate

4

Last week

7

Weeks

EMI

It Started With A Kiss by Hot Chocolate
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4

GLITTERING PRIZE

Simple Minds

6

Last week

5

Weeks

RTC

Glittering Prize by Simple Minds
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5

IKO IKO

Natasha

5

Last week

10

Weeks

RTC

Iko Iko by Natasha
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6

AIN'T NO PLEASING YOU

Chas & Dave

3

Last week

10

Weeks

RTC

Ain't No Pleasing You by Chas & Dave
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7

MEMORY

Barbra Streisand

7

Last week

12

Weeks

CBS

Memory by Barbra Streisand
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8

AFRICA

Toto

10

Last week

9

Weeks

CBS

Africa by Toto
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9

FAME

Irene Cara

8

Last week

12

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Fame by Irene Cara
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10

GREAT SOUTHERN LAND

Icehouse

11

Last week

9

Weeks

WEA

Great Southern Land by Icehouse
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11

LOVE MY WAY

Psychedelic Furs

17

Last week

8

Weeks

CBS

Love My Way by Psychedelic Furs
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12

MICKEY

Toni Basil

9

Last week

12

Weeks

RCA

Mickey by Toni Basil
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13

PROMISED YOU A MIRACLE

Simple Minds

12

Last week

17

Weeks

RTC

Promised You A Miracle by Simple Minds
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14

SHY BOY

Bananarama

28

Last week

3

Weeks

RTC

Shy Boy by Bananarama
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15

HARD TO SAY I'M SORRY

Chicago

19

Last week

11

Weeks

WEA

Hard To Say I'm Sorry by Chicago
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16

HEART ATTACK

Olivia Newton-John

25

Last week

3

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Heart Attack by Olivia Newton-John
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17

PRIVATE INVESTIGATIONS

Dire Straits

18

Last week

8

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Private Investigations by Dire Straits
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18

DON'T RUN AWAY AND HIDE

Kitten

1

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Don't Run Away And Hide by Kitten
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19

YOU CAN DO MAGIC

America

22

Last week

3

Weeks

EMI

You Can Do Magic by America
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20

YOU SHOULD HEAR HOW SHE TALKS

Melissa Manchester

20

Last week

7

Weeks

EMI

You Should Hear How She Talks by Melissa Manchester
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21

EYE OF THE TIGER

Survivor

16

Last week

11

Weeks

CBS

Eye Of The Tiger by Survivor
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22

LOVE SHADOW

Fashion

37

Last week

4

Weeks

EMI

Love Shadow by Fashion
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23

THE LOOK OF LOVE

ABC

15

Last week

12

Weeks

POLYGRAM

The Look Of Love by ABC
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24

PRESSURE

Billy Joel

24

Last week

5

Weeks

CBS

Pressure by Billy Joel
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25

DON'T GO

Yazoo

44

Last week

2

Weeks

RCA

Don't Go by Yazoo
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26

STOOL PIGEON

Kid Creole & The Coconuts

31

Last week

2

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Stool Pigeon by Kid Creole & The Coconuts
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27

FRENCH LETTER

Herbs

13

Last week

12

Weeks

WEA

French Letter by Herbs
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28

THE ONLY WAY OUT

Cliff Richard

21

Last week

7

Weeks

EMI

The Only Way Out by Cliff Richard
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29

CAT PEOPLE

David Bowie

14

Last week

21

Weeks

Preview

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Cat People by David Bowie
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30

DO YOU REALLY WANT TO HURT ME?

Culture Club

1

Weeks

RTC

Do You Really Want To Hurt Me? by Culture Club
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31

SPACE AGE LOVE SONG

Flock of Seagulls

43

Last week

3

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Space Age Love Song by Flock of Seagulls
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32

ABRACADABRA

Steve Miller Band

30

Last week

14

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Abracadabra by Steve Miller Band
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33

MEMORY

Elaine Paige

42

Last week

3

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Memory by Elaine Paige
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34

VOYEUR

Kim Carnes

32

Last week

5

Weeks

EMI

Voyeur by Kim Carnes
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35

FORGET ME NOTS

Patrice Rushen

27

Last week

16

Weeks

WEA

Forget Me Nots by Patrice Rushen
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36

IT'S GONNA TAKE A MIRACLE

Deniece Williams

47

Last week

4

Weeks

CBS

It's Gonna Take A Miracle by Deniece Williams
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37

HI-FIDELITY

The Kids From Fame

40

Last week

4

Weeks

RCA

Hi-Fidelity by The Kids From Fame
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38

RADIO

The Members

38

Last week

14

Weeks

FESTIVAL

Radio by The Members
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39

EVEN THE NIGHTS ARE BETTER

Air Supply

41

Last week

4

Weeks

WEA

Even The Nights Are Better by Air Supply
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40

HAPPY TALK

Captain Sensible

26

Last week

8

Weeks

EFS

Happy Talk by Captain Sensible
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41

ALL SHOOK UP

Jackie Edwards

23

Last week

11

Weeks

WEA

All Shook Up by Jackie Edwards
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42

LET IT WHIP

Dazz Band

34

Last week

14

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Let It Whip by Dazz Band
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43

GENIUS OF LOVE

Tom Tom Club

33

Last week

7

Weeks

WEA

Genius Of Love by Tom Tom Club
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44

EYE IN THE SKY

The Alan Parsons Project

39

Last week

18

Weeks

EMI

Eye In The Sky by The Alan Parsons Project
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45

I RAN

Flock of Seagulls

46

Last week

21

Weeks

FESTIVAL

I Ran by Flock of Seagulls
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46

CLAPPING SONG

The Belle Stars

1

Weeks

RTC

Clapping Song by The Belle Stars
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47

ALL OF MY HEART

ABC

1

Weeks

POLYGRAM

All Of My Heart by ABC
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48

HOUSE OF FUN

Madness

29

Last week

6

Weeks

RTC

House Of Fun by Madness
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49

POISON ARROW

ABC

45

Last week

25

Weeks

POLYGRAM

Poison Arrow by ABC
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50

HOLD ON

Santana

35

Last week

7

Weeks

CBS

Hold On by Santana
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Fastest rising titles inside this week’s chart
15,000 sales/stream equivalent for singles and 7,500 for albums
30,000 sales/stream equivalent for singles and 15,000 for albums