Top 100 Songs Of 1980

These are the top 100 songs of 1980. Within the top 100 there are a total of 81 different bands or artists.

There are three acts with the most entries. Each of these acts has a total of three entries in the top songs of 1980:

  • The Eagles
  • Kenny Rogers (including a duet with Kim Carnes)
  • Michael Jackson

The song title is at the top in gray with the artist below in red.

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Top Songs Of 1980

1Call Me
Blondie
2Another Brick in the Wall, Part II
Pink Floyd
3Magic
Olivia Newton-John
4Rock with You
Michael Jackson
5Do That to Me One More Time
Captain & Tennille
6Crazy Little Thing Called Love
Queen
7Coming Up
Paul McCartney
8Funkytown
Lipps Inc
9It’s Still Rock and Roll to Me
Billy Joel
10The Rose
Bette Midler
11Escape (The Piña Colada song)
Rupert Holmes
12Cars
Gary Numan
13Cruisin
Smokey Robinson
14Working My Way Back to You/Forgive Me, Girl
The Spinners
15Lost in Love
Air Supply
16Little Jeannie
Elton John
17Ride Like the Wind
Christopher Cross
18Upside Down
Diana Ross
19Please Don’t Go
KC and the Sunshine Band
20Babe
Styx
21With You I’m Born Again
Billy Preston and Syreeta
22Shining Star
The Manhattans
23Still
Commodores
24Yes, I’m Ready
Teri DeSario & KC
25Sexy Eyes
Dr. Hook
26Steal Away
Robbie Dupree
27Biggest Part of Me
Ambrosia
28This Is It
Kenny Loggins
29Cupid / I’ve Loved You for a Long Time
The Spinners
30Let’s Get Serious
Jermaine Jackson
31Don’t Fall in Love with a Dreamer
Kenny Rogers & Kim Carnes
32Sailing
Christopher Cross
33Longer
Dan Fogelberg
34Coward of the County
Kenny Rogers
35Ladies’ Night
Kool & the Gang
36Too Hot
Kool & the Gang
37Take Your Time (Do It Right)
The SOS Band
38No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)
Barbra Streisand & Donna Summer
39More Love
Kim Carnes
40Pop Muzik
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41Brass in Pocket
The Pretenders
42Special Lady
Ray, Goodman & Brown
43Send One Your Love
Stevie Wonder
44The Second Time Around
Shalamar
45We Don’t Talk Anymore
Cliff Richard
46Stomp!
The Brothers Johnson
47Heartache Tonight
Eagles
48Tired of Toein’ the Line
Rocky Burnette
49Better Love Next Time
Dr. Hook
50Him
Rupert Holmes
51Against the Wind
Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band
52On the Radio
Donna Summer
53Emotional Rescue
The Rolling Stones
54Rise
Herb Alpert
55All Out of Love
Air Supply
56Cool Change
Little River Band
57You’re Only Lonely
J.D. Souther
58Desire
Andy Gibb
59Let My Love Open the Door
Pete Townshend
60Romeo’s Tune
Steve Forbert
61Daydream Believer
Anne Murray
62I Can’t Tell You Why
Eagles
63Don’t Let Go
Isaac Hayes
64Don’t Do Me Like That
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
65She’s Out of My Life
Michael Jackson
66Fame
Irene Cara
67Fire Lake
Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band
68How Do I Make You
Linda Ronstadt
69Into the Night
Benny Mardones
70Let Me Love You Tonight
Pure Prairie League
71Misunderstanding
Genesis
72An American Dream
The Dirt Band
73One Fine Day
Carole King
74Dim All the Lights
Donna Summer
75You May Be Right
Billy Joel
76Should’ve Never Let You Go
Neil & Dara Sedaka
77Pilot of the Airwaves
Charlie Dore
78Hurt So Bad
Linda Ronstadt
79Off the Wall
Michael Jackson
80I Pledge My Love
Peaches & Herb
81The Long Run
Eagles
82Stand by Me
Mickey Gilley
83Heartbreaker
Pat Benatar
84Déjà Vu
Dionne Warwick
85Drivin’ My Life Away
Eddie Rabbitt
86Take the Long Way Home
Supertramp
87Sara
Fleetwood Mac
88Wait for Me
Hall & Oates
89Jojo
Boz Scaggs
90September Morn
Neil Diamond
91Give Me the Night
George Benson
92Broken Hearted Me
Anne Murray
93You Decorated My Life
Kenny Rogers
94Tusk
Fleetwood Mac
95I Wanna Be Your Lover
Prince
96In America
Charlie Daniels Band
97Breakdown Dead Ahead
Boz Scaggs
98Ships
Barry Manilow
99All Night Long
Joe Walsh
100Refugee
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

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