This week in 1979. AT40

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    CASEY KASEM'S AMERICAN TOP 40 – 8/25/79
    LW#3: THE MAIN EVENT/FIGHT – BARBRA STREISAND
    LW#2: MY SHARONA – THE KNACK
    LW#1: GOOD TIMES – CHIC
    40: HOLD ON - TRIUMPH
    39: POP MUZIK – ‘M’
    38: GIRL OF MY DREAMS – BRAM TCHAIKOVSKY
    37: LIVIN’, TOUCHIN’, SQUEEZIN’ - JOURNEY
    LDD: TO SIR WITH LOVE - LULU
    36: THE BOSS – DIANA ROSS
    35: GOLD – JOHN STEWART
    34: RISE – HERB ALPERT
    ARCHIVES: BEST OF MY LOVE – THE EAGLES
    33: OH WELL – THE ROCKETS
    32: DIFFERENT WORLDS – MAUREEN McGOVERN
    31: MAKIN’ IT – DAVID NAUGHTON
    30: CRUEL TO BE KIND – NICK LOWE
    29: DRIVER’S SEAT – SNIFF ‘N’ THE TEARS
    28: BORN TO BE ALIVE – PATRICK HERNANDEZ
    27: HIGHWAY SONG - BLACKFOOT
    26: BAD CASE OF LOVING YOU (DOCTOR, DOCTOR) – ROBERT PALMER
    25: I DO LOVE YOU - GQ
    24: MORNING DANCE – SPYRO GYRA
    23: SAIL ON – THE COMMODORES
    ARCHIVES: HAVE YOU NEVER BEEN MELLOW – OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN
    22: HEAVEN MUST HAVE SENT YOU – BONNIE POINTER
    21: IS SHE REALLY GOING OUT WITH HIM – JOE JACKSON
    20: HOT SUMMER NIGHTS - NIGHT
    19: LONESOME LOSER – LITTLE RIVER BAND
    18: GOODBYE STRANGER - SUPERTRAMP
    LDD: THE GAMBLER – KENNY ROGERS
    17: LET’S GO – THE CARS
    16: I WAS MADE FOR LOVIN’ YOU - KISS
    15: SUSPICIONS – EDDIE RABBITT
    14: I’LL NEVER LOVE THIS WAY AGAIN – DIONNE WARWICK
    13: YOU CAN’T DO THAT – RAYDIO
    ARCHIVES: BLACK WATER – THE DOOBIE BROTHERS
    12: RING MY BELL – ANITA WARD
    11: WHEN YOU’RE IN LOVE WITH A BEAUTIFUL WOMAN – DR. HOOK
    10: SAD EYES – ROBERT JOHN
    9: MAMA CAN’T BUY YOU LOVE – ELTON JOHN
    8: LEAD ME ON – MAXINE NIGHTINGALE
    7: THE DEVIL WENT DOWN TO GEORGIA – CHARLIE DANIELS BAND
    6: DON’T BRING ME DOWN – ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA
    5: BAD GIRLS – DONNA SUMMER
    4: AFTER THE LOVE HAS GONE – EARTH, WIND & FIRE
    3: THE MAIN EVENT/FIGHT – BARBRA STREISAND
    2: GOOD TIMES - CHIC
    1: MY SHARONA – THE KNACK

    Not bad.

    I like 33, a good cover!

    Enjoy!
    http://www.oldradioshows.com/at40/082579.html
     
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    31 and 32 are two of my favorite songs of all time :cheer:
     
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    The music of my teenage years was just as bad as I remembered.:down:

    I guess I didn't smoke enough weed.:toke:
     
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    Wow, thanks for that blast to the past! I LOVED all these songs! :up:
     
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    I was just starting high school. I remember almost all being on the radio. I owned the knack album.
     
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    Remeber when Listening to this show was a must. People would discuss it at lunch and stuff and get mad. It was like wrestling before wrestling, whole thing was fixed
     
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    :freebird:Nick Lowe was the shit.
     
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    The year I was born. What a bunch of shit on that list.
     
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    Good memories. Surprised at how many of those still get heavy air play. Kiss comin in at number 16- riding that disco train to shitsville.
     
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    I prefer the British charts to be honest.

    Top 40 Hits of Late August 1979



    1 Cliff Richard - We Don't Talk Anymore

    2 Boomtown Rats - I Don't Like Mondays

    3 BA Robertson - Bang Bang

    4 Earth Wind & Fire - After The Love Has Gone

    5 Ian Dury & The Blockheads - Reasons To Be Cheerful (Pt 3)

    6 Darts - Duke Of Earl

    7 Specials - Gangsters

    8 Roxy Music - Angel Eyes

    9 Sham 69 - Hersham Boys

    10 Gibson Brothers - Ooh What A Life

    11 Abba - Angeleyes / Voulez Vous

    12 Flying Lizards - Money

    13 Joe Jackson - Is She Really Going Out With Him

    14 Electric Light Orchestra - The Diary Of Horace Wimp

    15 Showaddywaddy - Sweet Little Rock 'N' Roller

    16 Randy Vanwarmer - Just When I Needed You Most

    17 Boney M - Gotta Go Home / El Lute

    18 Spyro Gyra - Morning Dance

    19 Crusaders - Street Life

    20 Dooleys - Wanted

    21 Sparks - Beat The Clock

    22 Jam - When You're Young

    23 Judie Tzuke - Stay With Me Till Dawn

    24 Police - Can't Stand Losing You

    25 Stranglers - Duchess

    26 Bellamy Brothers - If I Said You Had A Beautiful Body Would You Hold It Against Me

    27 Sister Sledge - Lost In Music

    28 Johnny Mathis - Gone Gone Gone

    29 Angelic Upstarts - Teenage Warning

    30 Dave Edmunds - Girls Talk

    31 Gary Numan - Cars

    32 Me & You - You Never Know What You've Got

    33 Patrick Hernandez - Born To Be Alive

    34 Bill Lovelady - Reggae For It Now

    35 Dollar - Love's Gotta Hold On Me

    36 Frantique - Strut Your Funky Stuff

    37 Gerry Rafferty - Get It Right Next Time

    38 Korgis - If I Had You

    39 Kandidate - Girls Girls Girls

    40 Racey - Boh Oh Boy
     
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    1,5,13, 30 in my collection.
     
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    Way better....Who was the British Casey?
     
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    We must be the same age .
     
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