1980 One Hit Wonders & Artists Known For One Song

1980 One Hit Wonders & Artists Known For One Song
Ace of Spades – Motorhead

Ah! Leah! – Donnie Iris

All Night Thing – Invisible Man’s Band

Ashes By Now – Rodney Crowell

Back Of My Hand (I’ve Got Your Number) – The Jags

Bounce, Rock, Shake, Roll – Vaughan Mason and Crew

Brite Eyes – Robbin Thompson band

Cars – Gary Numan

Computer Game – Yellow Magic Orchestra

Darlin’ – Yipes!

Dig The Gold – Joyce Cobb

Dirty Water – The Inmates

Don’t Cry For Me Argentina – Festival

Don’t Misunderstand Me – Rossington Collins Band

Don’t Push It Don’t Shove It (Let It Happen Naturally) – Leon Haywood

Don’t Say No – Billy Burnette

Everybody’s Got To Learn Sometime – The Korgis

First… Be A Woman – Lenore O’Malley

Funkytown – Lipps Inc.

Gee Whiz – Bernadette Peters

Glide – Pleasure

Goodnight My Love – Mike Pinera

Gypsy Spirit – Pendulum

He Can’t Love You – Michael Stanley Band

High On Your Love – Debbie Jacobs

Honey, Honey – David Hudson

How Do I Survive? – Amy Holland

I Believe In You – Don Williams

I Don’t Like Mondays – Boomtown Rats
(although Up All Night was almost a hit in several countries)

I Got You – Split Enz

I Love Women – Jim Hurt

I Only Want To Be With You – The Tourists

Into The Night – Benny Mardones (also a hit in 1989)

I’ve Just Begun To Love You – Dynasty

Just For The Moment – Ray Kennedy

Leaving L.A. – Deliverance

Let Me Be – Korona

Let Me Sleep Alone – Cugini

Let’s Do Something Cheap and Superficial – Burt Reynolds

Looks Like Love Again – Dann Rogers

Love and Loneliness – The Motors

Love On The Phone – Suzanne Fellini

Love Will Tear Us Apart – Joy Division

Magnet and Steel – Walter Egan

Mirage – Eric Troyer

Money – The Flying Lizards

More Bounce To The Ounce – Zapp

My Mistake – The Kingbees

Never Knew Love Like This Before – Stephanie Mills

On The Rebound – Russ Ballard

One In A Million You – Larry Graham

One Life To Live – Wayne Massey

Only A Lonely Heart Sees – Felix Cavaliere

Only The Lonely (Have A Reason To Be Sad) – La Flavour

Peanut Butter – Twennynine

People Who Died – Jim Carroll Band

Pilot of the Airwaves – Charlie Dore

Real Love – The Cretones

Savannah Nights – Tom Johnston

Scandal – RCR

Seasons – Grace Slick

Set Me Free – Utopia

Shiver and Shake – The Silencers

Shooting Star – DollarShotgun Rider – Joe Sun

Solitaire – Peter Mclan

Special Lady – Ray, Goodman & Brown

Stay In Time – Off Broadway USA

Take Your Time (Do It Right) – The S.O.S. Band

Takin’ It Back – Breathless

Teacher Teacher – Rockpile

The Breaks – Kurtis Blow

The Part Of Me That Needs You Most – Jay Black

Tired of Toein’ The Line – Rocky Burnette

Turning Japanese – The Vapors

Voice of Freedom – Jim Kirk/ TM Singers

When Things Go Wrong – Robin Lane and the Chartbusters

Whip It – Devo

Who Shot J.R.? – Gary Burbank

Who Were You Thinkin’ Of – The Doolittle Band

Who’ll Be The Fool Tonight – Larsen – Feiten Band

You and Me – Rockie Robbins . .