Number One Song This lists songs that hit number one on the charts in the UK 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. In the early years of the UK chart, occasionally two songs were at number one simultaneously. This will be indicated with two asterisks.
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Pink Floyd - Another Brick In The Wall 5
Pretenders - Brass In Pocket 2
Specials - The Special AKA Live! EP 2
Kenny Rogers - Coward Of The County 2
Blondie - Atomic 2
Fern Kinney - Together We Are Beautiful 1
Jam - Going Underground / Dreams Of Children 3
Detroit Spinners - Working My Way Back To You - Forgive Me Girl 2
Blondie - Call Me 1
Dexy's Midnight Runners - Geno 2
Johnny Logan - What's Another Year 2
Mash - Suicide Is Painless (Theme from M*A*S*H) 3
Don McLean - Crying 3
Olivia Newton John and Electric Light Orchestra - Xanadu 2
Odyssey - Use It Up And Wear It Out 2
ABBA - The Winner Takes It All 2
David Bowie - Ashes To Ashes 2
Jam - Start 1
Kelly Marie - Feels Like I'm In Love 2
Police - Don't Stand So Close To Me 4
Barbra Streisand - Woman In Love 3
Blondie - The Tide Is High 2
ABBA - Super Trouper 3
John Lennon - (Just Like) Starting Over 1
St Winifred's School Choir - There's No One Quite Like Grandma 2
Source: The Official Charts Company

25 different songs hit number one in the UK during 1980.