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Thursday 22 January

1981-01-22

Radio

  • BBC Radio 1
    • 7.00 pm Wheels Introduced by Dave Lee Travis. In this first programme Barry Sheene discusses motorcycle safety and the need for qualified training, and there's a chance for you to win one of 500 free training courses.

TV

Top of the Pops

presented by Peter Powell

  1. The Look – I Am The Beat (6)
    The Look – I Am The Beat (Studio, TOTP)

    The Look – I Am The Beat (Studio, TOTP)

  2. Blondie – Rapture (14) (video)
  3. Spandau Ballet – The Freeze (45) 
  4. Racey – Runaround Sue (13) (rpt from 08/01/81)
  5. XTC – Sgt Rock (Is Going To Help Me) (54) 
    XTC - Sgt Rock (Is Going To Help Me) -totp2-

    XTC - Sgt Rock (Is Going To Help Me) -totp2-

  6. Visage – Fade To Grey (23) (video)
  7. Yarbrough & Peoples – Don’t Stop The Music (8) (Legs & Co)
  8. Adam & The Ants – Antmusic (2) (rpt from 11/12/80)
  9. Honey Bane – Turn Me On, Turn Me Off (64)  
    Honey Bane - Turn Me On Turn Me Off (TOTP 1981)

    Honey Bane - Turn Me On Turn Me Off (TOTP 1981)

  10. Bad Manners – Lorraine (22) (rpt from 08/01/81) 
  11. John Lennon – Imagine (1) (video)
  12. The Gap Band – Burn Rubber On Me (30) (credits)

Smash Hits

Issue: 22 January - 04 February 1981, Visage (group) cover [1]

  • Bitz: Squeeze, Lou Reed, The Beat, OMD competition, Joe Jackson Band split, Bruce Springsteen additional dates, John Lennon, Elvis Costello, Phil Collins,
    • All Time Top Ten: Colin Moulding (XTC)
    • Personal file: Richard Jobson
  • Independent Bitz: The Mekons,
  • Lyrics: (Just Like) Starting Over, Woman, Imagine, Rapture, Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps), The Freeze, Dream Sequence (request), Sgt. Rock, Young Parizianz
  • Singles: Woman, Turn me on Turn Me Off, Sgt Rock, Vienna, Rapture,
  • Albums: trust, Mondo Bongo, Arc of a Diver
  • Live: UFO, Toyah, U2, Black Sabbath, Hazel O'Connor, Bad Manners
  • Centrespread: XTC
  • Ads: Trust, Rapture, The Freeze, Mondo Bongo, Sgt. Rock,
Smash Hits, January 22, 1981 - p.01 Visage cover
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