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    by » Sat January 7th, 2017, 16:38

    1 (1) Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way
    2 (2) Thelma Houston - Don't Leave Me This Way
    3 (3) Stevie Wonder - I Wish
    4 (4) The Damned - New Rose
    5 (5) Sex Pistols - Anarchy In The UK
    6 (6) ABBA - Dancing Queen
    7 (-) Bee Gees - Boogie Child

    8 (7) Rush - Fly By Night
    9 (8) Steve Miller Band - Fly Like An Eagle
    10 (9) Kiss - Hard Luck Woman
    11 (10) Donna Summer - Spring Affair
    12 (11) Donna Summer - Winter Melody

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    by » Sun January 8th, 2017, 03:21

    1 1 Sex Pistols - Anarchy In The UK (4th week top)
    2 2 Boney M - Daddy Cool
    3 NEW Thin Lizzy - Don't Believe A Word


    4 3 The Damned - New Rose*
    5 4 ABBA - Money, Money, Money
    6 5 Rose Royce - Car Wash
    7 6 Queen - Somebody To Love
    I missed out last week's number seven. Must not post at 2 minutes past midnight on New Year!

    8 7 The Saints - (I'm) Stranded*
    9 8 ELO - Livin' Thing
    10 9 Smokie - Living Next Door To Alice
    11 10 Donna Summer - Winter Melody
    12 11 Julie Covington - Don't Cry For Me, Argentina
    13 NEW Heatwave - Boogie Nights*
    14 NEW Harold Melvin and The Blue Notes - Don't Leave Me This Way*
    15 NEW Rose Royce - Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is*
    16 NEW The Bar-Kays - Shake Your Rump To The Funk*
    I would have voted for David Parton if i wasn't aware of the Stevie Wonder original which makes this version pointless.

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    by » Tue January 10th, 2017, 09:05

    1 (1) Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way
    2 (2) Johnny Mathis - When A Child Is Born (Soleado)
    3 (4) ABBA - Money. Money. Money
    4 (5) Boney M - Daddy Cool
    5 (3) Jethro Tull - Ring Out Solstice Bells
    6 (6) Smokie - Living Next Door To Alice
    7 (8) Queen - Somebody To Love
    8 (7) Julie Covington - Don't Cry For Me Argentina
    9 (9) Elton John - Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word
    10 (10) The Beatles - Ob La Di, Ob La Da
    11 (11) Aerosmith - Walk This Way
    12 (12) Boston - More Than A Feeling

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    by » Thu January 12th, 2017, 00:05

    1(1).Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way
    2(2).Rush - Fly By Night
    3(3).Sex Pistols - Anarchy In The UK
    4(4).Boney M - Daddy Cool
    5(5).Kansas - Carry On Wayward Son
    6(6).ABBA - Money. Money. Money
    7(7).Eagles - New Kid In Town
    8(8).Thelma Houston - Don't Leave Me This Way
    9(9).Julie Covington - Don't Cry For Me Argentina
    10(N).Thin Lizzy - Don't Believe A Word
    11(10).Mike Oldfield - Portsmouth
    12(11).Queen - Somebody To Love
    13(12).Boston - More Than A Feeling
    14(13).David Soul - Don't Give Up On Us
    15(14).Lou Reed - I Believe In Love
    Let's have a second referendum

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    by » Thu January 12th, 2017, 17:44

    01 Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way
    02 Boney M. - Daddy Cool
    03 Smokie - Living Next Door To Alice
    04 Queen - Somebody To Love
    05 Abba - Money,Money,Money
    06 Rush - Fly By Night
    07 Thin Lizzy - Don´t Believe A Word
    08 Showaddywaddy - Under The Moon Of Love
    09 Abba - Dancing Queen
    10 Boston - More Than A Feeling
    11 Bonnie Tyler - Lost In France
    12 Kiss - Hard Luck Woman

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    by » Thu January 12th, 2017, 20:36

    The Mac make it two weeks at #1 in a quiet week.

    Last Week This Week Song Title Weeks On Total Points Peak
    1 1 Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way 2 94 1 (2 weeks at #1)
    2 2 Boney M - Daddy Cool 5 63 1
    3 3 Sex Pistols - Anarchy In The UK 6 49 1
    5 4 ABBA - Money. Money. Money 9 47 1
    4 5 Eagles - New Kid In Town 5 38 4
    9 6 Rush - Fly By Night 2 35 6
    6 7 Julie Covington - Don't Cry For Me Argentina 4 33 5
    7 8 Thelma Houston - Don't Leave Me This Way 5 31 4
    8 9 Steve Miller Band - Fly Like An Eagle 5 31 7
    13 10 Smokie - Living Next Door To Alice 7 31 3
    10 11 Kansas - Carry On Wayward Son 4 30 8
    12 12 Queen - Somebody To Love 8 30 2
    11 13 ABBA - Dancing Queen 22 29 1
    NEW 14 Thin Lizzy - Don't Believe A Word 1 18 14
    14 15 Stevie Wonder - I Wish 7 16 4
    NEW 16 Bee Gees - Boogie Child 1 14 16
    15 17 The Damned - New Rose 11 14 8
    16 18 Bob Seger - Night Moves 6 13 10
    17 19 Rose Royce - Car Wash 13 12 4
    18 20 Elton John & Kiki Dee - Don't Go Breaking My Heart 29 11 1
    20 21 Bonnie Tyler - Lost In France 12 10 5
    21 22 Red Sovine - Teddy Bear 26 10 18
    19 23 Elton John - Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word 10 10 4
    23 24 Johnny Mathis - When A Child Is Born 10 9 12
    24 25 Pussycat - Mississippi 21 8 7
    25 26 Mike Oldfield - Portsmouth 8 8 10
    26 27 Mary McGregor - Torn Between Two Lovers 9 8 26
    22 28 Al Stewart - Year Of The Cat 6 8 13
    28 29 KC & The Sunshine Band - Keep It Comin' Love 6 7 19
    29 30 Heart - Dreamboat Annie 5 7 16
    34 31 Showaddywaddy - Under The Moon Of Love 11 7 8
    30 32 Pere Ubu - Street Waves 3 7 30
    32 33 Nilsson - Without You (1976) 14 6 25
    27 34 Jethro Tull - Ring Out Solstice Bells 6 6 18
    33 35 Richard Hell & The Void-oids - (I Could Live With You In) Another World 3 6 33
    36 36 Bryan Ferry - Heart On My Sleeve 2 5 36
    31 37 10cc - Things We Do For Love 6 4 14
    35 38 ELO - Livin' Thing 13 4 1
    39 39 Boston - More Than A Feeling 18 4 1
    38 40 Manfred Mann's Earth Band - Blinded By The Light 21 4 2
    37 41 Chicago - If You Leave Me Now 23 4 1
    42 42 Peter Frampton - Baby, I Love Your Way 30 3 5
    40 43 The Saints - (I'm) Stranded 12 3 10
    44 44 Lou Reed - I Believe In Love 5 3 25
    43 45 David Soul - Don't Give Up On Us 5 2 36
    45 46 David Dundas- Jeans On (US) 15 2 13
    46 47 The Beatles - Ob La Di, Ob La Da (1976) 9 2 15
    49 48 Billy Joel - Say Goodbye To Hollywood 5 2 28
    47 49 Donna Summer - Winter Melody 4 2 43
    50 50 KISS - Hard Luck Woman 5 2 32
    41 51 Aerosmith - Walk This Way (Original) 9 2 3
    51 52 Vibrators - We Vibrate 3 2 50
    NEW 53 Rick Dees & His Cast Of Idiots - Dis-Gorilla 1 1 53
    52 54 Donna Summer - Spring Affair 5 1 19
    53 OUT Elvis Presley - Moody Blue 4 0 49
    48 OUT Leo Sayer - You Make Me Feel Like Dancing 13 0 5


    1977 #1s
    Code:
    1. Boney M - Daddy Cool (1 week)
    2. Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way (2 weeks)
    "And keep reaching for the stars...." Casey Kasem RIP 1932-2014

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    by » Thu January 12th, 2017, 20:46

    Voting List:
    Code:
    10cc - Things We Do For Love
    ABBA - Dancing Queen
    ABBA - Money. Money. Money
    Aerosmith - Walk This Way (Original)
    Al Stewart - Year Of The Cat
    Bee Gees - Boogie Child
    Billy Joel - Say Goodbye To Hollywood 
    Bob Seger - Night Moves
    Boney M - Daddy Cool
    Bonnie Tyler - Lost In France
    Boston - More Than A Feeling
    Bryan Ferry - Heart On My Sleeve
    Cher - Pirate
    Chicago - If You Leave Me Now
    Count Bishops - Train Train
    Crime - Hot Wire My Heart
    David Dundas- Jeans On (US)
    David Parton - Isn't She Lovely
    David Soul - Don't Give Up On Us
    Donna Summer - Spring Affair
    Donna Summer - Winter Melody
    Eagles - New Kid In Town
    ELO - Livin' Thing
    Elton John - Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word
    Elton John & Kiki Dee - Don't Go Breaking My Heart
    Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way
    Gladys Knight & The Pips - Nobody But You
    Gordon Lightfoot - The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald
    Heart - Dreamboat Annie
    Jethro Tull - Ring Out Solstice Bells
    Johnny Mathis - When A Child Is Born
    Julie Covington - Don't Cry For Me Argentina
    Kansas - Carry On Wayward Son
    KC & The Sunshine Band - Keep It Comin' Love 
    KISS - Hard Luck Woman
    Lou Reed - I Believe In Love
    Manfred Mann's Earth Band - Blinded By The Light
    Mary McGregor - Torn Between Two Lovers
    Mike Oldfield - Portsmouth
    Nilsson - Without You (1976)
    Pere Ubu - Street Waves
    Pussycat - Mississippi
    Queen - Somebody To Love
    Randy Edelman - You
    Red Sovine - Teddy Bear
    Richard Hell & The Void-oids - (I Could Live With You In) Another World
    Rick Dees & His Cast Of Idiots - Dis-Gorilla
    Rose Royce - Car Wash
    Rush - Fly By Night
    Sex Pistols - Anarchy In The UK
    Showaddywaddy - Under The Moon Of Love
    Smokie - Living Next Door To Alice
    Steve Miller Band - Fly Like An Eagle
    Stevie Wonder - I Wish
    The Beatles - Ob La Di, Ob La Da (1976)
    The Damned - New Rose
    The Saints - (I'm) Stranded
    Thelma Houston - Don't Leave Me This Way
    Thin Lizzy - Don't Believe A Word
    Vibrators - We Vibrate
    Wild Cherry - Baby Don't You Know
    New Additions:
    Code:
    Barry DeVorzon & Perry Botkin - Bless The Beasts And The Children
    Boz Scaggs - What Can I Say
    Daryl Hall & John Oates - Rich Girl
    Gabriel Kaplan - Up Your Nose With A Rubber Hose
    Gary Glitter - It Takes All Night Long
    Grace Jones - Sorry
    Grace Jones - That's The Trouble
    Harold Melvin & The Bluenotes - Don't Leave Me This Way
    Heatwave - Boogie Nights
    Love Unlimited Orchestra - Theme From King Kong (Part 1)
    Moments - Jack In The Box
    Ozark Mountain Daredevils - You Know Like I Know
    Parker McGee - I Just Can't Say No To You
    Phoebe Snow - Shakey Ground
    Rose Royce - Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is
    Silvetti - Spring Rain
    The Bar-Kays - Shake Your Rump To The Funk
    The O'Jays - Darlin' Darlin' Baby (Sweet Tender Love)
    The Undisputed Truth - You + Me = Love
    These can no longer be voted:
    Code:
    Peter Frampton - Baby, I Love Your Way (retired: 30 weeks)
    Elvis Presley - Moody Blue
    Leo Sayer - You Make Me Feel Like Dancing
    Commodores - Fancy Dancer
    Henhouse Five Plus Two - In The Mood
    Rush - Rock And Roll
    Starlight Vocal Band - Hail! Hail! Rock And Roll
    The Dramatics - Be My Girl
    Tom Jones - Say You'll Stay Until Tomorrow
    Wilson Place Street Band - Disco Lucy
    "And keep reaching for the stars...." Casey Kasem RIP 1932-2014

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    by » Thu January 12th, 2017, 20:48

    (NEW) 1. Heatwave - Boogie Nights
    (1) 2. Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way
    (2) 3. Rush - Fly By Night
    (2) 4. Kansas - Carry On Wayward Son
    (NEW) 5. Daryl Hall & John Oates - Rich Girl
    (4) 6. Sex Pistols - Anarchy In The UK
    (5) 7. KC & The Sunshine Band - Keep It Comin' Love
    (6) 8. Heart - Dreamboat Annie
    (7) 9. Bee Gees - Boogie Child
    (8) 10. Thelma Houston - Don't Leave Me This Way
    (9) 11. Queen - Somebody To Love
    (10) 12. Stevie Wonder - I Wish

    OUT:
    11. Steve Miller Band - Fly Like An Eagle
    12. Rick Dees - Dis-Gorilla
    "And keep reaching for the stars...." Casey Kasem RIP 1932-2014

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    by » Thu January 12th, 2017, 20:48

    01 - Red Sovine - Teddy Bear [1783]
    02 - Smokie - Living Next Door To Alice [1821]
    03 - Pussycat - Mississippi [2154]
    04 - Mike Oldfield - Portsmouth [2223]
    05 - Nilsson - Without You [2432]
    06 - ABBA - Dancing Queen [2730]
    07 - Chicago - If You Leave Me Now [3539]
    08 - Boney M - Daddy Cool [3838]
    09 - ABBA - Money, Money, Money [4163]
    10 - Bonnie Tyler - Lost In France [5182]

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    by » Thu January 12th, 2017, 20:49

    01 (01) ABBA - Money Money Money
    02 (02) Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way
    03 (03) Eagles - New Kid In Town
    04 (04) Julie Covington - Don't Cry For Me Argentina
    05 (05) Smokie - Living Next Door To Alice
    06 (06) Bonnie Tyler - Lost In France
    07 (07) Boney M - Daddy Cool
    08 (08) ABBA – Dancing Queen
    09 (09) Showaddywaddy - Under The Moon Of Love
    10 (---) Hall & Oates - Rich Girl
    11 (10) Steve Miller Band - Fly Like An Eagle
    12 (11) ELO – Livin’ Thing

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    by » Thu January 12th, 2017, 20:50

    1. Elton John And Kiki Dee - Don't Go Breaking My Heart
    2. Donna Summer - Could It Be Magic
    3. Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way
    4. Rose Royce - Car Wash
    5. Boney M - Daddy Cool
    6. Steve Miller Band - Fly Like An Eagle
    7. Manfred Mann's Earth Band - Blinded By The Light
    8. David Dundas- Jeans On
    9. The Beatles - Ob La Di, Ob La Da
    10. Queen - Somebody To Love
    11. Boston - More Than A Feeling
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    by » Fri January 13th, 2017, 00:09

    Damn, a new week is already updated (what was the hurry?)

    Chart for the previous week
    1. 4. Pere Ubu - Street waves
    2. 7. Kansas - Carry on wayward son
    3. 5. Richard Hell & the Void-oids - (I could live with you in) Another world
    4. 6. Bryan Ferry - Heart on my sleeve
    5. 1. Steve Miller band - Fly like an eagle
    6. 2. Eagles - New kid in town
    7. 3. Sex pistols - Anarchy in the UK
    8.13. Crime - Hot wire my heart
    9.10. Heart - Dreamboat Annie
    10.12. Stevie Wonder - I wish
    11.16. Count bishops - Train train
    12.19. Thelma Houston - Don't leave me this way

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    by » Fri January 13th, 2017, 06:36

    1 (-) Daryl Hall & John Oates - Rich Girl
    2 (1) Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way
    3 (2) Rush - Fly By Night
    4 (3) Kansas - Carry On Wayward Son
    5 (-) Heatwave - Boogie Nights
    6 (4) Thelma Houston - Don't Leave Me This Way
    7 (5) Steve Miller Band - Fly Like An Eagle
    8 (6) Bee Gees - Boogie Child
    9 (7) Bob Seger - Night Moves
    10 (8) 10cc - Things We Do For Love
    11 (-) Boz Scaggs - What Can I Say
    12 (9) Stevie Wonder - I Wish

    - (10) Eagles - New Kid In Town
    - (11) Heart - Dreamboat Annie
    - (12) KC & The Sunshine Band - Keep It Comin' Love

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    by » Fri January 13th, 2017, 07:11

    1 (1) Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way
    2 (-) Daryl Hall And John Oates - Rich Girl

    3 (2) Thelma Houston - Don't Leave Me This Way
    4 (-) Heatwave - Boogie Nights
    (anyone ever notice how similar the chord progression to this and MJ's "Off The Wall" are? Not too surprising though given both were written by the same guy)
    5 (3) Stevie Wonder - I Wish
    6 (4) The Damned - New Rose
    7 (6) ABBA - Dancing Queen
    8 (5) Sex Pistols - Anarchy In The UK
    9 (7) Bee Gees - Boogie Child
    10 (8) Rush - Fly By Night
    11 (9) Steve Miller Band - Fly Like An Eagle
    12 (10) Kiss - Hard Luck Woman

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    by » Fri January 13th, 2017, 09:42

    01 01 Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way
    02 02 Boney M. - Daddy Cool
    03 04 Queen - Somebody To Love
    04 03 Smokie - Living Next Door To Alice
    05 07 Thin Lizzy - Don´t Believe A Word
    06 NE Daryl Hall & John Oates - Rich Girl
    07 05 Abba - Money,Money,Money
    08 08 Showaddywaddy - Under The Moon Of Love
    09 06 Rush - Fly By Night
    10 NE Heatwave - Boogie Nights
    11 10 Boston - More Than A Feeling
    12 11 Bonnie Tyler - Lost In France

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    by » Sat January 14th, 2017, 13:14

    Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way
    Daryl Hall & John Oates - Rich Girl
    Boney M - Daddy Cool
    Eagles - New Kid In Town
    Sex pistols - Anarchy in the UK
    Bryan Ferry - Heart on my sleeve
    Julie Covington - Don't Cry For Me Argentina
    Smokie - Living Next Door To Alice
    Steve Miller Band - Fly Like An Eagle
    Thelma Houston - Don't Leave Me This Way
    Rush - Fly By Night
    Heatwave - Boogie Nights

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    by » Sat January 14th, 2017, 20:06

    01 (1) ABBA - Money, Money, Money
    02 (2) Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way
    03 (4) Boney M - Daddy Cool
    04 (3) ABBA - Dancing Queen
    05 (5) Queen - Somebody To Love
    06 (7) Thelma Houston - Don't Leave Me This Way
    07 (NE) Harold Melvin & The Bluenotes - Don't Leave Me This Way
    08 (6) Eagles - New Kid In Town
    09 (8) Julie Covington - Don't Cry For Me Argentina
    10 (9) David Soul - Don't Give Up On Us
    10 (10) ELO - Livin' Thing
    11 (11) Boston - More Than A Feeling
    12 (12) Elton John And Kiki Dee - Don't Go Breaking My Heart

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    by » Sun January 15th, 2017, 03:04

    1 NEW Boston - More Than A Feeling*


    2 1 Sex Pistols - Anarchy In The UK
    3 2 Boney M - Daddy Cool
    4 3 Thin Lizzy - Don't Believe A Word
    5 13 Heatwave - Boogie Nights
    6 NEW Al Stewart - Year Of The Cat*
    7 14 Harold Melvin and The Blue Notes - Don't Leave Me This Way
    8 15 Rose Royce - Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is
    9 16 The Bar-Kays - Shake Your Rump To The Funk
    10 4 The Damned - New Rose*
    11 5 ABBA - Money, Money, Money
    12 6 Rose Royce - Car Wash

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    by » Sun January 15th, 2017, 13:35

    1.(1) Julie Covington - Don't Cry For Me Argentina
    2.(2) Eagles - New Kid In Town
    3.(3) Mary McGregor - Torn Between Two Lovers
    4.(4) Al Stewart - Year Of The Cat
    5.(5) Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way
    6.(6) Thin Lizzy - Don't Believe A Word
    7.(-) Harold Melvin & The Bluenotes - Don't Leave Me This Way
    8.(-) Heatwave - Boogie Nights
    9.(7) Elton John - Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word
    10.(10) Smokie - Living Next Door To Alice
    11.(11) Kansas - Carry On Wayward Son
    12.(12) Billy Joel - Say Goodbye To Hollywood

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    by » Mon January 16th, 2017, 09:13

    RIP to Rod Temperton who died last year - who was largely referred to as "the guy who wrote "Thriller"" and not "the guy who fronted Heatwave".

    1 NEW Heatwave - Boogie Nights
    2 (1) Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way
    3 NEW Harold Melvin & The Bluenotes - Don't Leave Me This Way
    4 (3) ABBA - Money. Money. Money
    5 (4) Boney M - Daddy Cool
    6 (2) Johnny Mathis - When A Child Is Born (Soleado)
    7 (6) Smokie - Living Next Door To Alice
    8 (7) Queen - Somebody To Love
    9 (8) Julie Covington - Don't Cry For Me Argentina
    10 (9) Elton John - Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word
    11 (5) Jethro Tull - Ring Out Solstice Bells
    12 (10) The Beatles - Ob La Di, Ob La Da
    (11) Aerosmith - Walk This Way
    (12) Boston - More Than A Feeling

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    by » Tue January 17th, 2017, 23:49

    1(1).Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way
    2(2).Rush - Fly By Night
    3(3).Sex Pistols - Anarchy In The UK
    4(4).Boney M - Daddy Cool
    5(5).Kansas - Carry On Wayward Son
    6(6).ABBA - Money. Money. Money
    7(7).Eagles - New Kid In Town
    8(8).Thelma Houston - Don't Leave Me This Way
    9(9).Julie Covington - Don't Cry For Me Argentina
    10(N).Thin Lizzy - Don't Believe A Word
    11(10).Mike Oldfield - Portsmouth
    12(11).Queen - Somebody To Love
    13(12).Boston - More Than A Feeling
    14(13).David Soul - Don't Give Up On Us
    15(14).Lou Reed - I Believe In Love
    Let's have a second referendum

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    by » Fri January 20th, 2017, 05:26

    01. Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way
    02. ABBA - Dancing Queen
    03. Queen - Somebody to Love
    04. Elton John - Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word
    05. Boney M. - Daddy Cool
    06. Aerosmith - Walk This Way
    07. Bee Gees - Boogie Child
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    by » Fri January 20th, 2017, 20:02

    A real this weeks chart
    You can ignore the previous one

    1. 2. Kansas - Carry on wayward son
    2. 8. Crime - Hot wire my heart
    3. 1. Pere Ubu - Street waves
    4. 4. Bryan Ferry - Heart on my sleeve
    5.11. Count bishops - Train train
    6.13. Fleetwood mac - Go your own way
    7. 5. Steve Miller band - Fly like an eagle
    8. 6. Eagles - New kid in town
    9. 8. Sex pistols - Anarchy in the UK
    10.14. Bob Marley and the Wailers - Who the cap fit
    11.17. Blondie - X-offender
    12. 3. Richard Hell and the Void-oids - (I could live with you in) Another world

    Please add next week
    Nerves - Hanging on the telephone
    Vibrators and Chris Spedding - Pogo dancing

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    by » Sat January 21st, 2017, 03:15

    Quote Originally Posted by navi
    11.17. Blondie - X Offender


    Please add next week
    Nerves - Hanging on the telephone

    Blondie double bill! Yes, please!
    X Offender is the original Private Stock version - a limited release in UK, their US debut the previous June.
    Hanging is of course the original that Blondie covered.

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    by » Sat January 21st, 2017, 06:38

    The Mac make it three weeks at #1. Heatwave and Hall & Oates go Top 5.

    Last Week This Week Song Title Weeks On Total Points Peak
    1 1 Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way 3 111 1 (3 weeks at #1)
    2 2 Boney M - Daddy Cool 6 62 1
    NEW 3 Heatwave - Boogie Nights 1 44 3
    NEW 4 Daryl Hall & John Oates - Rich Girl 1 40 4

    4 5 ABBA - Money. Money. Money 10 39 1
    5 6 Eagles - New Kid In Town 6 34 4
    3 7 Sex Pistols - Anarchy In The UK 7 33 1
    11 8 Kansas - Carry On Wayward Son 5 31 8
    10 9 Smokie - Living Next Door To Alice 8 30 3
    6 10 Rush - Fly By Night 3 29 6
    7 11 Julie Covington - Don't Cry For Me Argentina 5 27 5
    12 12 Queen - Somebody To Love 9 25 2
    13 13 ABBA - Dancing Queen 23 25 1
    8 14 Thelma Houston - Don't Leave Me This Way 6 23 4
    NEW 15 Harold Melvin & The Bluenotes - Don't Leave Me This Way 1 20 15
    14 16 Thin Lizzy - Don't Believe A Word 2 19 14
    9 17 Steve Miller Band - Fly Like An Eagle 6 17 7
    39 18 Boston - More Than A Feeling 19 13 1
    36 19 Bryan Ferry - Heart On My Sleeve 3 12 19
    28 20 Al Stewart - Year Of The Cat 7 12 13
    20 21 Elton John & Kiki Dee - Don't Go Breaking My Heart 30 11 1
    22 22 Red Sovine - Teddy Bear 27 10 18
    NEW 23 Crime - Hot Wire My Heart 2 9 23
    16 24 Bee Gees - Boogie Child 2 8 16
    15 25 Stevie Wonder - I Wish 8 8 4
    25 26 Pussycat - Mississippi 22 8 7
    26 27 Mike Oldfield - Portsmouth 9 8 10
    19 28 Rose Royce - Car Wash 14 8 4
    27 29 Mary McGregor - Torn Between Two Lovers 10 8 26
    32 30 Pere Ubu - Street Waves 4 8 30
    21 31 Bonnie Tyler - Lost In France 13 7 5
    23 32 Elton John - Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word 11 7 4
    33 33 Nilsson - Without You (1976) 15 6 25
    17 34 The Damned - New Rose 12 6 8
    NEW 35 Count Bishops - Train Train 2 6 35
    31 36 Showaddywaddy - Under The Moon Of Love 12 5 8
    24 37 Johnny Mathis - When A Child Is Born 11 5 12
    29 38 KC & The Sunshine Band - Keep It Comin' Love 7 4 19
    41 39 Chicago - If You Leave Me Now 24 4 1
    40 40 Manfred Mann's Earth Band - Blinded By The Light 22 4 2
    30 41 Heart - Dreamboat Annie 6 3 16
    46 42 David Dundas- Jeans On (US) 16 3 13
    47 43 The Beatles - Ob La Di, Ob La Da (1976) 10 3 15
    NEW 44 Rose Royce - Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is 1 3 44
    38 45 ELO - Livin' Thing 14 2 1
    18 46 Bob Seger - Night Moves 7 2 10
    NEW 47 The Bar-Kays - Shake Your Rump To The Funk 1 2 47
    51 48 Aerosmith - Walk This Way (Original) 10 2 3
    37 49 10cc - Things We Do For Love 7 1 14
    NEW 50 Boz Scaggs - What Can I Say 1 1 50
    50 51 KISS - Hard Luck Woman 6 1 32
    48 52 Billy Joel - Say Goodbye To Hollywood 6 1 28
    34 53 Jethro Tull - Ring Out Solstice Bells 7 1 18
    NEW 54 Bob Marley & The Wailers - Who The Cap Fit 1 1 54
    NEW 55 Blondie = X-Offender 1 1 55

    35 56 Richard Hell & The Void-oids - (I Could Live With You In) Another World 4 1 33
    45 OUT David Soul - Don't Give Up On Us 6 0 36
    54 OUT Donna Summer - Spring Affair 6 0 19
    49 OUT Donna Summer - Winter Melody 5 0 43
    44 OUT Lou Reed - I Believe In Love 6 0 25
    53 OUT Rick Dees & His Cast Of Idiots - Dis-Gorilla 2 0 53
    43 OUT The Saints - (I'm) Stranded 13 0 10
    52 OUT Vibrators - We Vibrate 4 0 50


    1977 #1s
    Code:
    1. Boney M - Daddy Cool (1 week)
    2. Fleetwood Mac - Go Your Own Way (3 weeks)
    "And keep reaching for the stars...." Casey Kasem RIP 1932-2014

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