Good welcome to the 26th June 1980!
Top of the Pops 26th June 1980
Hosted by David Jensen
(11) STACY LATTISAW - Jump To The Beat
Plays over the credits, soon to become her only top ten hit
(47) PHIL LYNOTT - King's Call
Featuring Mark Knopfler on guitar, this tribute to Elvis made it to 35 in the charts
(29) THE SEX PISTOLS – (I’m Not Your) Stepping Stone
Legs & Co get all punky again to this cover of the Monkees which peaked at 21
(2) LIPPS INC - Funky Town
A repeat here of the Legs routine with Funky Town now at its peak in the charts
(39) ELVIS COSTELLO - New Amsterdam
Slowly climbing to its peak if 36
(41) AC/DC - Whole Lotta Rosie
One of four singles released in June by the band, this one was the biggest hit when it peaked at 36
(8) LIQUID GOLD - Substitute
Now at its chart peak
(19) UB40 - I Think its Going to Rain
The double A side with My Way of Thinking, peaked at 6
(30) ODYSSEY – Use It Up Wear It Out
On its way of course to the very top of the pops.
(16) QUEEN – Play The Game
Freddie here wearing his Flash Gordon t-shirt - this song peaked at 14
(6) TEENA MARIE – Behind The Groove
A repeat of the Legs routine here, with Behind the Groove at its chart peak
(1) DON McLEAN - Crying
The second of three weeks at number one for Don.
(7) SPLODGENESSABOUNDS – Two Pints Of Lager And A Packet Of Crisps Please
Plays over the credits this week after leaping to number 7 in the charts, but it got no higher.