And also an equally big thanks to Robert Thompson for making this available to download here at Filehosting.org
It will not be broadcast of course because the host is Jimmy Savile. So do not click the link if you wish to avoid him.
The Showaddywaddy must go on!
2-9-82: Presenter: Jimmy Savile (Live)
(16) MODERN ROMANCE – Cherry Pink And Apple Blossom White
Went up one more place.
(3) DURAN DURAN – Save A Prayer (video)
Also went up one more place.
(47) SHAKATAK – Invitations
Number 24 was its peak.
(33) DEPECHE MODE – Leave In Silence
Peaked at 18.
(28) ABC – All Of My Heart (video)
The band's final top ten hit, reaching number 5.
(29) CAPTAIN SENSIBLE – Wot
Went up three more places.
(41) SIMPLE MINDS – Glittering Prize
The second of two top 20 hits in 1982, peaking at number 16.
(49) SHOWADDYWADDY – Who Put The Bomp (In The Bomp-A-Bomp-A-Bomp)
Their final chart hit, and with it their farewell to Top of the Pops, thanks for the great memories lads! And number 37 was its peak.
(36) UB40 – So Here I Am
Peaked at 25.
(5) THE KIDS FROM FAME – Hi-Fidelity (video)
Now at its peak.
(19) GRANDMASTER FLASH & THE FURIOUS FIVE – The Message (danced to by Zoo)
The first of three top ten hits for the Grandmaster, this one making number 8.
(9) HAIRCUT 100 – Nobody’s Fool (video)
Their final top 30 hit now at its peak.
(1) SURVIVOR – Eye Of The Tiger (video)
The first of four weeks at number one.
(25) TOM TOM CLUB – Under The Boardwalk (crowd dancing) (and credits)
Their final hit, peaking at number 22.
Back to BBC4 next for September 9th 1982.