1980 Number 2 Hits

Welcome to the 1980s.  Some sterling singles here, which were prevented by one song or another from claiming their rightful place at number one.  But then I've no complaints with those songs that stopped them.  In't music brilliant!

Song at Number 2 Week Ending Song at Number 1
Abba - I Have A Dream 05/01/1980 Pink Floyd - Another Brick in the Wall
12/01/1980
Billy Preston & Syreeta - With You I'm Born Again 19/01/1980 The Pretenders - Brass in Pocket
26/01/1980
The Whispers - And The Beat Goes On 23/02/1980 Kenny Rogers - Coward of the County
Liquid Gold - Dance Yourself Dizzy 05/04/1980 The Jam - Going Underground / Dreams Of Children
12/04/1980 The Detroit Spinners - Working My Way Back To You
Paul McCartney - Coming Up 03/05/1980 Dexys - Geno
Hot Chocolate - No Doubt About It 24/05/1980 Johnny Logan - What's Another Year
31/05/1980 Mash - Theme From M*A*S*H (Suicide Is Painless)
07/06/1980
Lipps Inc - Funkytown 28/06/1980 Don McLean - Crying
05/07/1980
Leo Sayer - More Than I Can Say 02/08/1980 Odyssey - Use It Up and Wear It Out
Diana Ross - Upside Down 09/08/1980 ABBA - The Winner Takes It All
16/08/1980
Randy Crawford - One Day I'll Fly Away 20/09/1980 Kelly Marie - Feels Like I'm in Love
27/09/1980 The Police - Don't Stand So Close to Me
Stevie Wonder - Masterblaster (Jammin') 04/10/1980
Ottawan - D.I.S.C.O. 11/10/1980
18/10/1980
25/10/1980 Barbra Streisand - Woman in Love
Status Quo - What You're Proposing 01/11/1980
08/11/1980

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