Oi Santa! Where's yer beard?
16-12-82: Presenter: Jimmy Savile
(5) MADNESS – Our House
Such a great shame we can't see what was maybe Madness's finest Top of the Pops moment on BBC4, and Our House was now at its peak.
(17) PHIL COLLINS – You Can’t Hurry Love (video)
A future number one.
(28) SANTA CLAUS & THE CHRISTMAS TREES – Sing-A-Long-A-Santa
Made it to number 19.
The JK bit:
(US CHART) PAT BENATAR – Shadows Of The Night (video)
(US CHART) MEN AT WORK – Down Under (video)
(US CHART) JOE JACKSON – Steppin’ Out (video)
(US CHART) DARYL HALL & JOHN OATES – Maneater (video)
(30) DAVID ESSEX – A Winter’s Tale
Told a story all the way to number 2.
(19) MALCOLM McLAREN – Buffalo Gals (video)
Became the first of two top ten hits for the former manager of the Sex Pistols, when it peaked at number 9.
(27) DIONNE WARWICK – All The Love In The World (video)
Became her final top ten hit when it peaked at number 10.
(21) CLIFF RICHARD – Little Town
Peaked at number 11.
(20) BUCKS FIZZ – If You Can’t Stand The Heat ®
On its way to number 10.
(13) ULTRAVOX – Hymn
Went up two more places.
(1) RENÉE & RENATO – Save Your Love (video)
First of four weeks at number one.
(22) DONNA SUMMER – I Feel Love (crowd dancing) (and credits)
This remix went up one more place.
Back to BBC4 next with the live edition from December 23rd 1982.