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AH Gold
post Jun 15 2015, 12:22 AM
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1980s Top 40 Rate

Number 18s


Below is a chronological list of all the singles which peaked at No.18 in the UK during the 1980s. Rate your faves, and the winner will go through to the final Ultimate Top 40 (where it will join the best No.1, No.2, No.3 etc).

Positive Force - We Got The Funk
Sheila & B Devotion - Spacer
Teardrop Explodes - Treason (It's Just A Story)
Undertones - It's Going To Happen!
Saxon - Never Surrender
Startrax - Startrax Club Disco
Randy Crawford - Rainy Night In Georgia
Snowmen - Hokey Cokey
Olivia Newton John - Landslide
Foster & Allen - A Bunch Of Thyme
Donna Summer - Love Is In Control (Finger On The Trigger)
Fun Boy Three - Summertime
Depeche Mode - Leave In Silence
Raw Silk - Do It To The Music
U2 - Two Hearts Beat As One
Twisted Sister - I Am (I'm Me)
Ultravox - We Came To Dance
Jimmy The Hoover - Tantalise (Wo Wo Ee Yeh Yeh)
Shalamar - Disappearing Act
ABC - That Was Then But This Is Now
Aztec Camera - Oblivious
New Order - Thieves Like Us
Jeffrey Osborne - Stay With Me Tonight
Billy Idol - Eyes Without A Face
Windjammer - Tossing And Turning
Tracey Ullman - Sunglasses
Level 42 - Hot Water
Lionel Richie - Penny Lover
Eugene Wilde - Gotta Get You Home Tonight
Spandau Ballet - Round And Round
Sheila E - The Belle Of St Mark
Depeche Mode - Shake The Disease
Prince & The Revolution - Paisley Park
Five Star - Let Me Be The One
Madness - Yesterday's Men
Depeche Mode - It's Called A Heart
Kate Bush - Hounds Of Love
Freddie Jackson - Rock Me Tonight (For Old Time's Sake)
It's Immaterial - Driving Away From Home (Jim's Tune)
Iron Maiden - Wasted Years
Psychedelic Furs - Pretty In Pink
Housemartins - Think For A Minute
Madness - (Waiting For) The Ghost Train
Bruce Springsteen - War
Cult - Love Removal Machine
Genesis - Tonight, Tonight, Tonight
Rainmakers - Let My People Go-Go
Tottenham Hotspur F.A Cup Final Squad & Chas & Dave - Hot Shot Tottenham!
Zodiac Mindwarp & The Love Reaction - Prime Mover
Broken English - Comin' On Strong
Judy Boucher - You Caught My Eye
Then Jerico - The Motive
Jonathan Butler - Lies
Def Leppard - Pour Some Sugar On Me
Alarm - Rain In The Summertime
Los Lobos - Come On, Let's Go
Two Men, A Drum Machine & A Trumpet - Tired Of Getting Pushed Around
Whitesnake - Give Me All Your Love
Five Star - Another Weekend
Public Enemy - Don't Believe The Hype
T'Pau - Secret Garden
George Michael - Kissing A Fool
Deacon Blue - Wages Day
The The - The Beat(en) Generation
Bon Jovi - I'll Be There For You
Paul McCartney - My Brave Face
Holly Johnson - Atomic City
De La Soul - Say No Go
Paul McCartney - This One
Bon Jovi - Lay Your Hands On Me
Cure - Lovesong
Morrissey - Ouija Board, Ouija Board
Simple Minds - The Amsterdam EP
Christians - Words

you have the option to do a +30 vote like follows:

+30
+29
+28
+27
+26
+25
+24
+23
+22
+21
+20
+19
+18
+17
+16
+15
+14
+13
+12
+11
+10
+9
+8
+7
+6
+5
+4
+3
+2
+1

or you can use the standard:

+20
+19
+18
+17
+16
+15
+14
+13
+12
+11
+10
+9
+8
+7
+6
+5
+4
+3
+2
+1

or:

+20
+18
+16
+14
+12
+10
+8
+6
+4
+2

Good Luck!


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+20 Sheila & B Devotion - Spacer
+19 Billy Idol - Eyes Without A Face
+18 Eugene Wilde - Gotta Get You Home Tonight
+17 Twisted Sister - I Am (I'm Me)
+16 Housemartins - Think For A Minute
+15 Madness - (Waiting For) The Ghost Train
+14 New Order - Thieves Like Us
+13 Depeche Mode - Shake The Disease
+12 Kate Bush - Hounds Of Love
+11 Depeche Mode - Leave In Silence
+10 Undertones - It's Going To Happen!
+9 Ultravox - We Came To Dance
+8 Aztec Camera - Oblivious
+7 Madness - Yesterday's Men
+6 Tracey Ullman - Sunglasses
+5 Level 42 - Hot Water
+4 Def Leppard - Pour Some Sugar On Me
+3 Randy Crawford - Rainy Night In Georgia
+2 Positive Force - We Got The Funk
+1 Public Enemy - Don't Believe The Hype
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+20 Def Leppard – Pour Some Sugar On Me
+19 Prince and the Revolution – Paisley Park
+18 Kate Bush – Hounds Of Love
+17 Whitesnake – Give Me All Your Love
+16 Billy Idol – Eyes Without A Face
+15 Depeche Mode – Shake The Disease
+14 Housemartins – Think For A Minute
+13 Bon Jovi – Lay Your Hands On Me
+12 Olivia Newton John – Landslide
+11 Shelia B Devotion – Spacer
+10 Twisted Sister – I Am (I’m Me)
+09 Depeche Mode – Leave In Silence
+08 Donna Summer – Love Is In Control (Finger On The Trigger)
+07 Lionel Richie – Penny Lover
+06 T’Pau – Secret Garden
+05 Level 42 – Hot Water
+04 U2 – Two Hearts Beat As One
+03 George Michael – Kissing A Fool
+02 Five Star – Let Me Be The One
+01 Five Star – Another Weekend

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+20 Public Enemy - Don't Believe The Hype
+18 Cure - Lovesong
+16 Kate Bush - Hounds Of Love
+14 Judy Boucher - You Caught My Eye
+12 Bruce Springsteen - War
+10 Whitesnake - Give Me All Your Love
+8 George Michael - Kissing A Fool
+6 Bon Jovi - I'll Be There For You
+4 Prince & The Revolution - Paisley Park
+2 Olivia Newton John - Landslide
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20 T'Pau - Secret Garden
19 Then Jerico - The Motive
18 Alarm - Rain In The Summertime
17 Paul McCartney - This One
16 Def Leppard - Pour Some Sugar On Me
15 Paul McCartney - My Brave Face
14 Sheila & B Devotion - Spacer
13 Jonathan Butler - Lies
12 De La Soul - Say No Go
11 Two Men, A Drum Machine & A Trumpet - Tired Of Getting Pushed Around
10 Snowmen - Hokey Cokey
9 Public Enemy - Don't Believe The Hype
8 Deacon Blue - Wages Day
7 Five Star - Another Weekend
6 Psychedelic Furs - Pretty In Pink
5 George Michael - Kissing A Fool
4 Bon Jovi - I'll Be There For You
3 Los Lobos - Come On, Let's Go
2 Whitesnake - Give Me All Your Love
1 Kate Bush - Hounds Of Love
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+30 Public Enemy - Don't Believe The Hype
+29 Deacon Blue - Wages Day
+28 Psychedelic Furs - Pretty In Pink
+27 Housemartins - Think For A Minute
+26 De La Soul - Say No Go
+25 Randy Crawford - Rainy Night In Georgia
+24 Tracey Ullman - Sunglasses
+23 Morrissey - Ouija Board, Ouija Board
+22 Sheila & B Devotion - Spacer
+21 Raw Silk - Do It To The Music

+20 It's Immaterial - Driving Away From Home (Jim's Tune)
+19 Madness - (Waiting For) The Ghost Train
+18 Prince & The Revolution - Paisley Park
+17 Aztec Camera - Oblivious
+16 Teardrop Explodes - Treason (It's Just A Story)
+15 Fun Boy Three - Summertime
+14 Positive Force - We Got The Funk
+13 Madness - Yesterday's Men
+12 George Michael - Kissing A Fool
+11 New Order - Thieves Like Us

+10 Freddie Jackson - Rock Me Tonight (For Old Time's Sake)
+9 Donna Summer - Love Is In Control (Finger On The Trigger)
+8 Startrax - Startrax Club Disco
+7 Sheila E - The Belle Of St Mark
+6 Undertones - It's Going To Happen!
+5 Judy Boucher - You Caught My Eye
+4 Jonathan Butler - Lies
+3 Cure - Lovesong
+2 Eugene Wilde - Gotta Get You Home Tonight
+1 Shalamar - Disappearing Act
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+30 Kate Bush - Hounds Of Love
+29 Billy Idol - Eyes Without A Face
+28 Sheila & B Devotion - Spacer
+27 It's Immaterial - Driving Away From Home (Jim's Tune)
+26 Rainmakers - Let My People Go-Go
+25 Teardrop Explodes - Treason (It's Just A Story)
+24 Undertones - It's Going To Happen!
+23 Paul McCartney - This One
+22 Depeche Mode - Leave In Silence
+21 Jimmy The Hoover - Tantalise (Wo Wo Ee Yeh Yeh)
+20 Simple Minds - The Amsterdam EP
+19 Paul McCartney - My Brave Face
+18 Zodiac Mindwarp & The Love Reaction - Prime Mover
+17 Fun Boy Three - Summertime
+16 Aztec Camera - Oblivious
+15 Broken English - Comin' On Strong
+14 ABC - That Was Then But This Is Now
+13 Prince & The Revolution - Paisley Park
+12 George Michael - Kissing A Fool
+11 De La Soul - Say No Go
+10 Psychedelic Furs - Pretty In Pink
+9 Donna Summer - Love Is In Control (Finger On The Trigger)
+8 New Order - Thieves Like Us
+7 Christians - Words
+6 The The - The Beat(en) Generation
+5 U2 - Two Hearts Beat As One
+4 Madness - (Waiting For) The Ghost Train
+3 Cure - Lovesong
+2 Sheila E - The Belle Of St Mark
+1 Public Enemy - Don't Believe The Hype


sorry, I know it's more votes for La Bush but hey it's a classic!
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+30 Psychedelic Furs - Pretty In Pink
+ 29 Zodiac Mindwarp & The Love Reaction - Prime Mover
+28 Teardrop Explodes - Treason (It's Just A Story)
+27 The The - The Beat(en) Generation
+26 Public Enemy - Don't Believe The Hype
+25 It's Immaterial - Driving Away From Home (Jim's Tune)
+24 Def Leppard - Pour Some Sugar On Me
+23 Madness - (Waiting For) The Ghost Train
+22 Depeche Mode - Leave In Silence
+21 Cult - Love Removal Machine
+20 Iron Maiden - Wasted Years
+19 Alarm - Rain In The Summertime
+18 Aztec Camera - Oblivious
+17 Depeche Mode - Shake The Disease
+16 Broken English - Comin' On Strong
+15 Undertones - It's Going To Happen!
+14 Billy Idol - Eyes Without A Face
+13 Then Jerico - The Motive
+12 Ultravox - We Came To Dance
+11 Prince & The Revolution - Paisley Park
+10 Rainmakers - Let My People Go-Go
+9 U2 - Two Hearts Beat As One
+8 T'Pau - Secret Garden
+7 Twisted Sister - I Am (I'm Me)
+6 Genesis - Tonight, Tonight, Tonight
+5 Depeche Mode - It's Called A Heart
+4 Bruce Springsteen - War
+3 Housemartins - Think For A Minute
+2 Madness - Yesterday's Men
+1 Bon Jovi - Lay Your Hands On Me



It's like someone did a compilation of 'lesser known songs by 80s acts that were really big'
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+20 Cure - Lovesong
+18 Deacon Blue - Wages Day
+16 Kate Bush - Hounds Of Love
+14 Morrissey - Ouija Board, Ouija Board
+12 Depeche Mode - Leave In Silence
+10 Housemartins - Think For A Minute
+8 T'Pau - Secret Garden
+6 New Order - Thieves Like Us
+4 Two Men, A Drum Machine & A Trumpet - Tired Of Getting Pushed Around
+2 Paul McCartney - My Brave Face
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+20 George Michael - Kissing A Fool
+19 Christians - Words
+18 Def Leppard - Pour Some Sugar On Me
+17 Iron Maiden - Wasted Years
+16 Alarm - Rain In The Summertime
+15 Then Jerico - The Motive
+14 Tracey Ullman - Sunglasses
+13 Cure - Lovesong
+12 Bon Jovi - I'll Be There For You
+11 T'Pau - Secret Garden
+10 Twisted Sister - I Am (I'm Me)
+9 Depeche Mode - Shake The Disease
+8 Billy Idol - Eyes Without A Face
+7 Sheila & B Devotion - Spacer
+6 Paul McCartney - This One
+5 Los Lobos - Come On, Let's Go
+4 Donna Summer - Love Is In Control (Finger On The Trigger)
+3 Bon Jovi - Lay Your Hands On Me
+2 Deacon Blue - Wages Day
+1 De La Soul - Say No Go
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Number 18s - The Results

No points for these:

Saxon - Never Surrender
Foster & Allen - A Bunch Of Thyme
Jeffrey Osborne - Stay With Me Tonight
Windjammer - Tossing And Turning
Spandau Ballet - Round And Round
Tottenham Hotspur F.A Cup Final Squad & Chas & Dave - Hot Shot Tottenham!
Holly Johnson - Atomic City


But these:

2. Kate Bush - Hounds Of Love 93
3. Public Enemy - Don't Believe The Hype 87
4. Billy Idol - Eyes Without A Face 86
5. Def Leppard - Pour Some Sugar On Me 82
6. Depeche Mode - Leave In Silence 76
7. Psychedelic Furs - Pretty In Pink 75
8. It's Immaterial - Driving Away From Home (Jim's Tune) 72
9. Housemartins - Think For A Minute 70
10. Teardrop Explodes - Treason (It's Just A Story) 69
11. Prince & The Revolution - Paisley Park 65
12. Madness - (Waiting For) The Ghost Train 61
13. George Michael - Kissing A Fool 60
14. Aztec Camera - Oblivious 59
15. Cure - Lovesong 57
Deacon Blue - Wages Day 57
17. Undertones - It's Going To Happen! 55
18. Depeche Mode - Shake The Disease 54
19. Alarm - Rain In The Summertime 53
T'Pau - Secret Garden 53
21. De La Soul - Say No Go 50
22. Zodiac Mindwarp & The Love Reaction - Prime Mover 47
Then Jerico - The Motive 47
24. Paul McCartney - This One 46
25. Tracey Ullman - Sunglasses 44
Twisted Sister - I Am (I'm Me) 44
27. New Order - Thieves Like Us 39
28. Morrissey - Ouija Board, Ouija Board 37
Iron Maiden - Wasted Years 37
30. Rainmakers - Let My People Go-Go 36
Paul McCartney - My Brave Face 36
32. The The - The Beat(en) Generation 33
33. Fun Boy Three - Summertime 32
34. Broken English - Comin' On Strong 31
35. Donna Summer - Love Is In Control (Finger On The Trigger) 30
36. Whitesnake - Give Me All Your Love 28
Randy Crawford - Rainy Night In Georgia 28
38. Christians - Words 26
39. Madness - Yesterday's Men 22
Bon Jovi - I'll Be There For You 22
41. Raw Silk - Do It To The Music 21
Jimmy The Hoover - Tantalise (Wo Wo Ee Yeh Yeh) 21
Cult - Love Removal Machine 21
Ultravox - We Came To Dance 21
45. Eugene Wilde - Gotta Get You Home Tonight 20
Simple Minds - The Amsterdam EP 20
47. Judy Boucher - You Caught My Eye 19
48. U2 - Two Hearts Beat As One 18
49. Jonathan Butler - Lies 17
Bon Jovi - Lay Your Hands On Me 17
51. Positive Force - We Got The Funk 16
Bruce Springsteen - War 16
53. Two Men, A Drum Machine & A Trumpet - Tired Of Getting Pushed Around 15
54. Olivia Newton John - Landslide 14
ABC - That Was Then But This Is Now 14
56. Level 42 - Hot Water 10
Snowmen - Hokey Cokey 10
Freddie Jackson - Rock Me Tonight (For Old Time's Sake) 10
59. Sheila E - The Belle Of St Mark 9
60. Five Star - Another Weekend 8
Startrax - Startrax Club Disco 8
Los Lobos - Come On, Let's Go 8
63. Lionel Richie - Penny Lover 7
64. Genesis - Tonight, Tonight, Tonight 6
65. Depeche Mode - It's Called A Heart 5
66. Five Star - Let Me Be The One 2
67. Shalamar - Disappearing Act 1

No landslide win for Kate Bush?! ohmy.gif Who got more votes?

1. Sheila & B Devotion - Spacer 102



The Ultimate 80s Top 40:

1.
2.
3.
4. Prince - When Doves Cry
5. Kate Bush - Babooshka
6.
7. Prefab Sprout - The King Of Rock N Roll
8.
9. Peter Gabriel & Kate Bush - Don't Give Up
10.
11. Pet Shop Boys - Opportunities (Let's Make Lots Of Money)
12.
13. Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart
14. Dusty Springfield - In Private
15. Motorhead - Ace Of Spades
16. Eurythmics - You Have Placed A Chill In My Heart
17. Pat Benatar - Love Is A Battlefield
18. Sheila & B Devotion - Spacer
19. Pet Shop Boys - Love Comes Quickly
20. Kate Bush - Cloudbusting
21. The Jam - That's Entertainment
22. De La Soul - Me Myself I
23. The Smiths - The Boy With The Thorn In His Side
24. The Smiths - How Soon Is Now?
25. The Smiths - This Charming Man
26. The Smiths - Big Mouth Strikes Again
27. Cure - Catch
28. Wonder Stuff - Who Wants To Be The Disco King?
29. New Order - Temptation
30. Clash - Rock The Casbah
31. Cure - A Forest
32. Abba - The Day Before You Came
33. Fraggles - Fraggle Rock Theme
34. Joy Division - Atmosphere
35. The Fall - Victoria
36. Eartha Kitt - Where Is My Man
37. Kate Bush - The Big Sky
38. New Order - Procession/Everything's Gone Green
39. Blondie - War Child
40. Chris De Burgh - A Spaceman Came Travelling/The Ballroom Of Romance


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I have never even heard of that song or band, nevermind hearing the song.
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Think of it as "Nile Rodgers and Chic featuring Sheila" which would be it's 2015 credit. cool.gif
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Never heard of this one - either Kate or Public Enemy would be in had I voted.
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