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Thursday

1980-05-22

Events

  • Peter Gabriel releases third solo albun, again entitled Peter Gabriel.[1]
  • Computer game Pac-Man appears for the first time. [2]
  • BBC Radio One: John Peel show - first broadcast of second session by Echo & the Bunnymen, the first of two in 1980. Tracks: The Pictures On My Wall / All That Jazz / Over The Wall.
    Echo & The Bunnymen - Peel Session 1980

    Echo & The Bunnymen - Peel Session 1980

Top of the Pops

Presented by Mike Read. (review on TOTP 80 here).

  1. (25) Lipps Inc – Funky Town (over charts)
  2. (48) The Lambrettas – D-A-A-Ance
  3. (3) Michael Jackson – She’s Out Of My Life (Video)
  4. (32) U.K. Subs – Teenage 
  5. (27) Jona Lewie – You’Ll Always Find Me In The Kitchen At Parties
  6. (52) Karel Fialka – The Eyes Have It 
  7. (18) The Specials – Rat Race (Video)
  8. (45) Cockney Rejects – I’m Forever Blowing Bubbles
  9. (10) Gary Numan – We Are Glass (video)
    Gary Numan TOTP We Are Glass May '80

    Gary Numan TOTP We Are Glass May '80

  10. (35) Junior Murvin – Police And Thieves 
  11. (17) Average White Band – Let’s Go Round Again
  12. (6) Mash – Theme From M*A*S*H (Suicide Is Painless) (Danced To By Legs & Co)
  13. (26) Matchbox – Midnite Dynamos (Rpt.)
  14. (1) Johnny Logan – What’S Another Year? (Rpt.)
  15. (23) Jermaine Jackson – Let’S Get Serious (And Credits)
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