Number One Song This lists songs that hit number one on the charts in the US during 1980. If a song spent nonconsecutive weeks at number one, the number of weeks for each occurrence at the top is shown in parenthesis.
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Date Artist - Title Weeks
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December 30 1979 – January 5 1980 KC and the Sunshine Band - Please Don't Go 1
January 6 – 12 1980 Rupert Holmes - Escape (Pina Colada Song) 3 (1)
January 13 – February 9 1980 Michael Jackson - Rock With You 4
February 10 – 16 1980 Captain and Tennille - Do That to Me One More Time 1
February 17 – March 15 1980 Queen - Crazy Little Thing Called Love 4
March 16 – April 12 1980 Pink Floyd - Another Brick in the Wall (Part 2) 4
April 13 – May 24 1980 Blondie - Call Me 6
May 25 – June 21 1980 Lipps, Inc. - Funkytown 4
June 22 – July 12 1980 Paul McCartney and Wings - Coming Up (Live at Glasgow) 3
July 13 – 26 1980 Billy Joel - It's Still Rock and Roll to Me 2
July 27 – August 23 1980 Olivia Newton-John - Magic 4
August 24 – 30 1980 Christopher Cross - Sailing 1
August 31 – September 27 1980 Diana Ross - Upside Down 4
September 28 – October 18 1980 Queen - Another One Bites the Dust 3
October 19 – November 8 1980 Barbra Streisand - Woman in Love 3
November 9 – December 20 1980 Kenny Rogers - Lady 6
December 21 1980 – January 24 1981 John Lennon - (Just Like) Starting Over 5
Source: Billboard Magazine

17 different songs hit number one in the US during 1980.

Top 5 Songs of 1980

Number One Song of 1980: Blondie - Call Me
  1. Blondie - Call Me
  2. Pink Floyd - Another Brick In The Wall
  3. Olivia Newton-John - Magic
  4. Michael Jackson - Rock With You
  5. Captain and Tennille - Do That To Me One More Time
See the rest of the top 100 songs of 1980.