top of the pops 1978 episode guide
 

 

    

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05 01 1978
ODYSSEY – Native New Yorker
EDDIE & THE HOTRODS – Quit This Town
JULIE COVINGTON – Only Women Bleed
LONG TALL ERNIE & THE SHAKERS – Do You Remember
DAVID SOUL – Let’s Have A Quiet Night In
THE BABYS – Isn’t It Time
TERRY WOGAN – The Floral Dance
TONIGHT – Drummer Man
BOB MARLEY & THE WAILERS – Jamming
BROTHERHOOD OF MAN – Figaro
WINGS – Mull Of Kintyre

19 01 1978
HEATWAVE – The Groove Line
NAZARETH – Gone Dead Train
ODYSSEY – Native New Yorker
SMOKIE – For A Few Dollars More
BROTHERHOOD OF MAN – Figaro
THE IMPERIALS – Who’s Gonna Love Me
SCOTT FITZGERALD & YVONNE KEELEY – If I Had Words
THE SWEET – Love Is Like Oxygen
ALTHIA & DONNA – Uptown Top Ranking
RADIO STARS – Nervous Wreck
WINGS – Mull Of Kintyre

26 01 1978
DONNA SUMMER – Love’s Unkind
RICH KIDS – Rich Kids
ALTHIA & DONNA – Uptown Top Ranking
GORDON GILTRAP – Heartsong
BILL WITHERS – Lovely Day
TERRY WOGAN – The Floral Dance
BOB MARLEY & THE WAILERS – Jamming
YELLOW DOG – Just One More Night
BACCARA – Sorry I’m A Lady
GALLAGHER & LYLE – Showdown
WINGS – Mull Of Kintyre
T-CONNECTION – On Fire

02 02 1978
DARTS – Come Back My Love
SCOTT FITZGERALD & YVONNE KEELEY – If I Had Words
THE SWEET – Love Is Like Oxygen
HEATWAVE – The Groove Line
ROD STEWART – Hot Legs
BROTHERHOOD OF MAN – Figaro
SMOKIE – For A Few Dollars More
ROSE ROYCE – Wishing On A Star
THE ADVERTS – No Time To Be 21
ALTHIA & DONNA – Uptown Top Ranking

09 02 1978
GORDON GILTRAP – Heartsong
TONIGHT – Drummer Man
BACCARA – Sorry I’m A Lady
DAVID CASTLE – Ten To Eight
ABBA – Take A Chance On Me
ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA – Mr. Blue Sky
LULU – Your Love Is Everywhere
YELLOW DOG – Just One More Night
LINDA RONSTADT – Blue Bayou
DUSTY SPRINGFIELD – A Love Like Yours
THE STRANGLERS – Five Minutes
BROTHERHOOD OF MAN – Figaro
RICH KIDS – Rich Kids

16 02 1978
STARGARD – Theme Song From ‘Which Way Is Up’
TOM ROBINSON BAND – Don’t Take No For An Answer
KATE BUSH – Wuthering Heights
DARTS – Come Back My Love
ROSE ROYCE – Wishing On A Star
BILLY JOEL – Just The Way You Are
THE SWEET – Love Is Like Oxygen
ELKIE BROOKS – Lilac Wine
THE BEE GEES – Stayin’ Alive
MAGAZINE – Shot By Both Sides
ABBA – Take A Chance On Me
ROD STEWART – Hot Legs

23 02 1978
EARTH, WIND & FIRE – Fantasy
BLONDIE – Denis
ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA – Mr. Blue Sky
FREE – All Right Now
THE REAL THING – Whenever You Want My Love
THE STRANGLERS – Five Minutes
MANHATTAN TRANSFER – Walk In Love
YELLOW DOG – Just One More Night
ERUPTION – I Can’t Stand The Rain
BRIAN & MICHAEL – Matchstalk Men And Matchstalk Cats And Dogs
ABBA – Take A Chance On Me

02 03 1978
DARTS – Come Back My Love
SAMANTHA SANG – Emotions
TOM ROBINSON BAND – Don’t Take No For An Answer
KATE BUSH – Wuthering Heights
NICK LOWE – I Love The Sound Of Breaking Glass
RITA COOLIDGE – Words
EARTH, WIND & FIRE – Fantasy
ANDY WILLIAMS – Sad
ABBA – Take A Chance On Me

09 03 1978
FREE – All Right Now
GENERATION X – Ready Steady Go
ELKIE BROOKS – Lilac Wine
HOT CHOCOLATE – Every 1’s A Winner
TINA CHARLES – I’ll Go Where Your Music Takes Me
BRIAN & MICHAEL – Matchstalk Men And Matchstalk Cats And Dogs
BLONDIE – Denis
ANDY CAMERON – Ally’s Tartan Army
ERUPTION – I Can’t Stand The Rain
THE JAM – News Of The World
KATE BUSH – Wuthering Heights
NOTTINGHAM FOREST & PAPER LACE – We’ve Got The Whole World In Our Hands

16 03 1978
THE REAL THING – Whenever You Want My Love
SUZI QUATRO – If You Can’t Give Me Love
GERRY RAFFERTY – Baker Street
BOB MARLEY & THE WAILERS – Is This Love
DAN HILL – Sometimes When We Touch
EARTH, WIND & FIRE – Fantasy
ELVIS COSTELLO & THE ATTRACTIONS – (I Don’t Want To Go To) Chelsea
MANHATTAN TRANSFER – Walk In Love
THE VIBRATORS – Automatic Lover
KATE BUSH – Wuthering Heights
DONNA SUMMER – Rumour Has It

23 03 1978
TINA CHARLES – I’ll Go Where Your Music Takes Me
SHOWADDYWADDY – I Wonder Why
DAVID ESSEX – Stay With Me Baby
ERUPTION – I Can’t Stand The Rain
DR. HOOK – More Like The Movies
BLONDIE – Denis
BRIAN & MICHAEL – Matchstalk Men And Matchstalk Cats And Dogs
DONNA SUMMER – Rumour Has It
GENESIS – Follow You Follow Me
THE REAL THING – Whenever You Want My Love
KATE BUSH – Wuthering Heights
HOT CHOCOLATE – Every 1’s A Winner

30 03 1978
GERRY RAFFERTY – Baker Street
MUD – Cut Across Shorty
TINA CHARLES – I’ll Go Where Your Music Takes Me
ELVIS COSTELLO & THE ATTRACTIONS – (I Don’t Want To Go To) Chelsea
RICHARD MYHILL – It Takes Two To Tango
TAVARES – The Ghost Of Love
DAN HILL – Sometimes When We Touch
SUZI QUATRO – If You Can’t Give Me Love
ANDY CAMERON – Ally’s Tartan Army
DON WILLIAMS – I’ve Got A Winner In You
KATE BUSH – Wuthering Heights
BOB MARLEY & THE WAILERS – Is This Love

06 04 1978
GENESIS – Follow You Follow Me
THE BOOMTOWN RATS – She’s So Modern
MANHATTAN TRANSFER – Walk In Love
HOT CHOCOLATE – Every 1’s A Winner
ANDREW GOLD – Never Let Her Slip Away
SQUEEZE – Take Me I’m Yours
WINGS – With A Little Luck
SHOWADDYWADDY – I Wonder Why
THE STYLISTICS – Wonder Woman
SHEILA B. DEVOTION – Singin’ In The Rain Part 1
ANDY GIBB – Shadow Dancing
CO-CO – The Bad Old Days
BRIAN & MICHAEL – Matchstalk Men And Matchstalk Cats And Dogs

13 04 1978
THE BEE GEES – Night Fever
CHILD – When You Walk Into The Room
JOHNNY MATHIS & DENIECE WILLIAMS – Too Much Too Little Too Late
CHIC – Everybody Dance
ALAN PRICE – Just For You
SUZI QUATRO – If You Can’t Give Me Love
GERRY RAFFERTY – Baker Street
DEE D. JACKSON – Automatic Lover
RICHARD MYHILL – It Takes Two To Tango
BONNIE TYLER – Here Am I
DR. HOOK – More Like The Movies
GENE FARROW – Move Your Body
GENESIS – Follow You Follow Me
RAFAELLA CARRA – Do It Do It Again
BRIAN & MICHAEL – Matchstalk Men And Matchstalk Cats And Dogs

20 04 1978
RAYDIO – Jack And Jill
SQUEEZE – Take Me I’m Yours
DAN HILL – Sometimes When We Touch
THE BEE GEES – Night Fever
WINGS – With A Little Luck
BRYAN FERRY – What Goes On
SHEILA B. DEVOTION – Singin’ In The Rain Part 1
GRAHAM PARKER & THE RUMOUR – Hey Lord, Don’t Ask Me Questions
ANDREW GOLD – Never Let Her Slip Away
THE BOOMTOWN RATS – She’s So Modern
DEMIS ROUSSOS – Life In A City
MICHAEL ZAGER BAND – Let’s All Chant
RICHARD DENTON & MARTIN COOK – Theme From ‘Hong Kong Beat’
CO-CO – The Bad Old Days
BRIAN & MICHAEL – Matchstalk Men And Matchstalk Cats And Dogs
ELTON JOHN – Ego

27 04 1978
DEE D. JACKSON – Automatic Lover
STEVE GIBBONS BAND – Eddy Vortex
RAFAELLA CARRA – Do It Do It Again
FOREIGNER – Feels Like The First Time
JOHNNY MATHIS & DENIECE WILLIAMS – Too Much Too Little Too Late
CHIC – Everybody Dance
JONATHAN RICHMAN & THE MODERN LOVERS – New England
BONEY M – Rivers Of Babylon
TWIGGY – Fallen Angel
RAYDIO – Jack And Jill
BUZZCOCKS – I Don’t Mind
PATTI SMITH GROUP– Because The Night
RICHARD MYHILL – It Takes Two To Tango
YVONNE ELLIMAN – If I Can’t Have You
THE BEE GEES – Night Fever
IZHAR COHEN & THE ALPHA-BETA – A-Ba-Ni-Bi

04 05 1978
THE STRANGLERS – Nice ‘N’ Sleazy
THE DOOLEYS – Don’t Take It Lying Down
RUBY WINTERS – Come To Me
TONIGHT – Money That’s Your Problem
DONNA SUMMER – Back In Love Again
ANDREW GOLD – Never Let Her Slip Away
HI-TENSION – Hi Tension
RICHARD DENTON & MARTIN COOK – Theme From ‘Hong Kong Beat’
DEE D. JACKSON – Automatic Lover
DARTS – The Boy From New York City
CO-CO – The Bad Old Days
THE BOOMTOWN RATS – She’s So Modern
JOHN PAUL YOUNG – Love Is In The Air
MICHAEL ZAGER BAND – Let’s All Chant
MANHATTAN TRANSFER – On A Little Street In Singapore
THE BEE GEES – Night Fever
SQUEEZE – Take Me I’m Yours

11 05 1978
RAFAELLA CARRA – Do It Do It Again
THIN LIZZY – Rosalie
JOHNNY MATHIS & DENIECE WILLIAMS – Too Much Too Little Too Late
IAN DURY & THE BLOCKHEADS – What A Waste
TAVARES – More Than A Woman
MANFRED MANN’S EARTH BAND – Davy’s On The Road Again
IZHAR COHEN & THE ALPHA-BETA – A-Ba-Ni-Bi
SHAM 69 – Angels With Dirty Faces
YVONNE ELLIMAN – If I Can’t Have You
GOLDIE – Making Up Again
BLONDIE – (I’m Always Touched By Your) Presence Dear
GUYS ‘N’ DOLLS – Only Loving Does It
PATTI SMITH GROUP– Because The Night
TOM ROBINSON BAND – Up Against The Wall
BONEY M – Rivers Of Babylon
X-RAY SPEX – The Day The World Turned Dayglo

18 05 1978
ROSE ROYCE – It Makes You Feel Like Dancin’
SMOKIE – Oh Carol
DARTS – The Boy From New York City
JOHN PAUL YOUNG – Love Is In The Air
PLASTIC BERTRAND – Ηa Plane Pour Moi
RUBY WINTERS – Come To Me
HI-TENSION – Hi Tension
GUY MARKS – Loving You Has Made Me Bananas
RAYDIO – Jack And Jill
BROTHERHOOD OF MAN – Beautiful Lover
THE STRANGLERS – Nice ‘N’ Sleazy
ELKIE BROOKS – Only Love Can Break Your Heart
X-RAY SPEX – The Day The World Turned Dayglo
BONEY M – Rivers Of Babylon
RAFAELLA CARRA – Do It Do It Again

25 05 1978
YVONNE ELLIMAN – If I Can’t Have You
THE REAL THING – Let’s Go Disco
BLONDIE – (I’m Always Touched By Your) Presence Dear
HEATWAVE – Mind Blowing Decisions
IZHAR COHEN & THE ALPHA-BETA – A-Ba-Ni-Bi
JAMES GALWAY – Annie’s Song
THIN LIZZY – Rosalie
TAVARES – More Than A Woman
BLACK SABBATH – Never Say Die
JOHN TRAVOLTA & OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – You’re The One That I Want
IAN DURY & THE BLOCKHEADS – What A Waste
CILLA BLACK – Silly Boy
SHAM 69 – Angels With Dirty Faces
BONEY M – Rivers Of Babylon
ROD STEWART feat. THE SCOTTISH WORLD CUP SQUAD ’78 – Ole Ola (Mulher Brasileira)

08 06 1978
MANFRED MANN’S EARTH BAND – Davy’s On The Road Again
DAVID SOUL – It Sure Brings Out The Love In Your Eyes
PLASTIC BERTRAND – Ηa Plane Pour Moi
LINDISFARNE – Run For Home
THE ROLLING STONES – Miss You
BROTHERHOOD OF MAN – Beautiful Lover  
MAXINE NIGHTINGALE – It Must Have Been The Boy In You
GUY MARKS – Loving You Has Made Me Bananas
AC/DC – Rock ‘N’ Roll Damnation
BONEY M – Rivers Of Babylon
GOLDIE – Making Up Again

15 06 1978
MARSHALL HAIN – Dancing In The City
ROKOTTO – Funk Theory
KATE BUSH – The Man With The Child In His Eyes
ELVIS COSTELLO & THE ATTRACTIONS – Pump It Up
JAMES GALWAY – Annie’s Song
SMOKIE – Oh Carol
FATHER ABRAHAM & THE SMURFS – The Smurf Song
THE BOOMTOWN RATS – Like Clockwork
MANHATTAN TRANSFER – On A Little Street In Singapore
THE MOTORS – Airport
JOHN TRAVOLTA & OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – You’re The One That I Want
BLUE OYSTER CULT – (Don’t Fear) The Reaper

22 06 1978
BLACK SABBATH – Never Say Die
SHOWADDYWADDY – A Little Bit Of Soap
MARSHALL HAIN – Dancing In The City
DAVID COVERDALE’S WHITESNAKE – Bloody Mary
HEATWAVE – Mind Blowing Decisions
BROTHERHOOD OF MAN – Beautiful Lover
SAN JOSΙ & RODRIGUEZ ARGENTINA – Argentine Melody
THIN LIZZY – Rosalie
BOB MARLEY & THE WAILERS – Satisfy My Soul
JOHN TRAVOLTA & OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – You’re The One That I Want

29 06 1978
A TASTE OF HONEY – Boogie Oogie Oogie
J.A.L.N. BAND – Get Up
JAMES GALWAY – Annie’s Song
THE BOOMTOWN RATS – Like Clockwork
THE MOTORS – Airport
FATHER ABRAHAM & THE SMURFS – The Smurf Song
LINDISFARNE – Run For Home
PATTI BOULAYE – Memories Don’t Leave Like People Do
BLUE OYSTER CULT – (Don’t Fear) The Reaper
KATE BUSH – The Man With The Child In His Eyes
AC/DC – Rock ‘N’ Roll Damnation
JIM RAFFERTY – Never Let Another Good Day Go By
JOHN TRAVOLTA & OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – You’re The One That I Want
THE O’JAYS – Used Ta Be My Girl

06 07 1978
FATHER ABRAHAM & THE SMURFS – The Smurf Song
BUZZCOCKS – Love You More
MARSHALL HAIN – Dancing In The City
SHOWADDYWADDY – A Little Bit Of Soap
A TASTE OF HONEY – Boogie Oogie Oogie
ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA – Wild West Hero
SAN JOSΙ & RODRIGUEZ ARGENTINA – Argentine Melody
CLOUT – Substitute
STEEL PULSE – Prodigal Son
CITY BOY – 5-7-0-5
JUSTIN HAYWARD – Forever Autumn
JOHN TRAVOLTA & OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – You’re The One That I Want
BOB MARLEY & THE WAILERS – Satisy My Soul

13 07 1978
THE BOOMTOWN RATS – Like Clockwork
SUZI QUATRO – The Race Is On
ANDREW GOLD – How Can This Be Love
THE O’JAYS – Used Ta Be My Girl
STEVE VOICE – On The Shelf
BOB MARLEY & THE WAILERS – Satisfy My Soul
RENAISSANCE – Northern Lights
FATHER ABRAHAM & THE SMURFS – The Smurf Song
LINDISFARNE – Run For Home
VOYAGE – From East To West
RACEY – Baby It’s You
JOHN TRAVOLTA & OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – You’re The One That I Want

20 07 1978
GLADYS KNIGHT & THE PIPS – Come Back And Finish What You Started
SHAM 69 – If The Kids Are United
A TASTE OF HONEY – Boogie Oogie Oogie
JUSTIN HAYWARD – Forever Autumn
SATURDAY NIGHT BAND – Come On Dance Dance
THE NEW SEEKERS – Anthem (One Day In Every Week)
CITY BOY – 5-7-0-5
ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA – Wild West Hero
CLOUT – Substitute
RAYDIO – Is This A Love Thing
MARSHALL HAIN – Dancing In The City
CHILD – It’s Only Make Believe
JOHN TRAVOLTA & OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – You’re The One That I Want
SHOWADDYWADDY – A Little Bit Of Soap

27 07 1978
JIMMY JAMES & THE VAGABONDS – I Can’t Stop Dancing To The Beat
JACKSON BROWNE – Stay
GLADYS KNIGHT & THE PIPS – Come Back And Finish What You Started
YELLOW DOG – Wait Until Midnight
VOYAGE – From East To West
RENAISSANCE – Northern Lights
FATHER ABRAHAM & THE SMURFS – The Smurf Song
ANDREW GOLD – How Can This Be Love
PLASTIC BERTRAND – Sha La La La Lee
LINDISFARNE – Run For Home
KANDIDATE – Don’t Wanna Say Goodnight
JOHN TRAVOLTA & OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – You’re The One That I Want

03 08 1978
CITY BOY – 5-7-0-5
DARTS – It’s Raining
X-RAY SPEX – Identity
THE NEW SEEKERS – Anthem (One Day In Every Week)
THE WHO – Who Are You
GENE FARROW – Don’t Stop Now
SHAM 69 – If The Kids Are United
THE REAL THING – Rainin’ Through My Sunshine
CLOUT – Substitute
CHILD – It’s Only Make Believe
A TASTE OF HONEY – Boogie Oogie Oogie
THE LURKERS – I Don’t Need To Tell Her
JUSTIN HAYWARD – Forever Autumn
JOHN TRAVOLTA & OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – You’re The One That I Want
JOE WALSH – Life’s Been Good

10 08 1978
VOYAGE – From East To West
THE REZILLOS – Top Of The Pops
FOREIGNER – Cold As Ice
HI-TENSION – British Hustle
BOB DYLAN – Baby Stop Crying
RAYDIO – Is This A Love Thing
RENAISSANCE – Northern Lights
JILTED JOHN – Jilted John
JOHN TRAVOLTA & OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – You’re The One That I Want
THE COMMODORES – Three Times A Lady

17 08 1978
THE STRANGLERS – Walk On By
JUSTIN HAYWARD – Forever Autumn
CERRONE – Super Nature
CHILD – It’s Only Make Believe
DARTS – It’s Raining
10cc – Dreadlock Holiday
THE WHO – Who Are You
THE NEW SEEKERS – Anthem
MR. BIG – Senora
THE COMMODORES – Three Times A Lady

24 08 1978
ANDY GIBB – Everlasting Love
BILBO – She’s Gonna Win
DAVID ESSEX – Oh What A Circus
BLONDIE – Picture This
JILTED JOHN – Jilted John
THE MOTORS – Forget About You
FOREIGNER – Cold As Ice
HI-TENSION – British Hustle
BONEY M – Brown Girl In The Ring
THE JAM – David Watts
THE COMMODORES – Three Times A Lady
THE REZILLOS – Top Of The Pops

31 08 1978
HERBIE HANCOCK – I Thought It Was You
THE DOOLEYS – A Rose Has To Die
SIOUXSIE & THE BANSHEES – Hong Kong Garden
10cc – Dreadlock Holiday
KLARK KENT – Don’t Care
ANDY GIBB – Everlasting Love
EXILE – Kiss You All Over
THE REZILLOS – Top Of The Pops
DARTS – It’s Raining
CLIFF RICHARD – Please Remember Me
THE COMMODORES – Three Times A Lady
HI-TENSION – British Hustle

07 09 1978
FRANKIE VALLI – Grease
THE JAM – David Watts
LEO SAYER – I Can’t Stop Loving You (Though I Try)
BONEY M – Brown Girl In The Ring
THE MOTORS – Forget About You
DEE D. JACKSON – Meteor Man
HERBIE HANCOCK – I Thought It Was You
SYLVESTER – You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real)
MANHATTAN TRANSFER – Where Did Our Love Go
HI-TENSION – British Hustle
ARTHUR MULLARD & HYLDA BAKER – You’re The One That I Want
THE COMMODORES – Three Times A Lady

14 09 1978
DR. FEELGOOD – Down At The Doctors
10cc – Dreadlock Holiday
TINA CHARLES – Making All The Right Moves
STATUS QUO – Again And Again
EXILE – Kiss You All Over
FRANKIE VALLI – Grease
TOM ROBINSON BAND – Too Good To Be True
BLONDIE – Picture This
MOTΦRHEAD – Louie Louie
THE DOOLEYS – A Rose Has To Die
JILTED JOHN – Jilted John
THE COMMODORES – Three Times A Lady

21 09 1978
THE MOTORS – Forget About You
BUZZCOCKS – Ever Fallen In Love (With Someone You Shouldn’t’ve)
JOHN TRAVOLTA & OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – Summer Nights
BROTHERHOOD OF MAN – Middle Of The Night
THE JAM – David Watts
LEO SAYER – I Can’t Stop Loving You (Though I Try)
ABBA – Summer Night City
STEPHEN BISHOP – Looking For The Right One
SYLVESTER – You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real)
DAVID ESSEX – Oh What A Circus
THE THREE DEGREES – Giving Up, Giving In
10cc – Dreadlock Holiday
ROSE ROYCE – Love Don’t Live Here Anymore

28 09 1978
THIRD WORLD – Now That We’ve Found Love
LINDISFARNE – Juke Box Gypsy
ROSE ROYCE – Love Don’t Live Here Anymore
FRANKIE MILLER – Darlin’
CRYSTAL GAYLE – Talking In Your Sleep
THE RAMONES – Don’t Come Close
BLONDIE – Picture This
SUGAR CANE – Montego Bay
THE DOOLEYS – A Rose Has To Die
SMOKIE – Mexican Girl
FRANKIE VALLI – Grease
CHRIS REA – Fool (If You Think It’s Over)
JOHN TRAVOLTA & OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – Summer Nights
THE JACKSONS – Blame It On The Boogie

05 10 1978
ABBA – Summer Night City
MICK JACKSON – Blame It On The Boogie
DEAN FRIEDMAN – Lucky Stars
THIRD WORLD – Now That We’ve Found Love
BUZZCOCKS – Ever Fallen In Love (With Someone You Shouldn’t’ve)
ELAINE PAIGE – Don’t Walk Away Till I Touch You
BONEY M – Rasputin
MARSHALL HAIN – Coming Home
SHAM 69 – Hurry Up Harry
LEO SAYER – I Can’t Stop Loving You (Though I Try)
THE BOOMTOWN RATS – Rat Trap
JOHN TRAVOLTA & OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – Summer Nights
ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA – Sweet Talkin’ Woman

12 10 1978
JOHN TRAVOLTA – Sandy
OLYMPIC RUNNERS – Get It While You Can
SMOKIE – Mexican Girl
THE JACKSONS – Blame It On The Boogie
ROSE ROYCE – Love Don’t Live Here Anymore
FATHER ABRAHAM & THE SMURFS – Dippety Day
THE BISHOPS – I Want Candy
CRYSTAL GAYLE – Talking In Your Sleep
ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA – Sweet Talkin’ Woman
JONATHAN KING – One For You, One For Me
PETER SKELLERN feat. THE GRIMETHORPE COLLIER BAND – Love Is The Sweetest Thing
JOHN TRAVOLTA & OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – Summer Nights

19 10 1978
THE BOOMTOWN RATS – Rat Trap
SHOWADDYWADDY – Pretty Little Angel Eyes
BONEY M – Rasputin
JOHN TRAVOLTA – Sandy
THE ROLLING STONES – Respectable
COLORADO – California Dreaming
BUZZCOCKS – Ever Fallen In Love (With Someone You Shouldn’t’ve)
FRANKIE MILLER – Darlin’
THE THREE DEGREES – Giving Up, Giving In
SHAM 69 – Hurry Up Harry
DONNA SUMMER – MacArthur Park
THE JAM – Down In The Tube Station At Midnight
JOHN TRAVOLTA & OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – Summer Nights
PUBLIC IMAGE LTD – Public Image

26 10 1978
THE O’JAYS – Brandy
ELVIS COSTELLO & THE ATTRACTIONS – Radio Radio
CHRIS REA – Fool (If You Think It’s Over)
ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA – Sweet Talkin’ Woman
PUBLIC IMAGE LTD – Public Image
JONATHAN KING – One For You, One For Me
THE BOOMTOWN RATS – Rat Trap
DOLLAR – Shooting Star
THE JACKSONS – Blame It On The Boogie
CITY BOY – What A Night
DAN HARTMAN – Instant Replay
THE UNDERTONES – Teenage Kicks
JOHN TRAVOLTA & OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – Summer Nights
FATHER ABRAHAM & THE SMURFS – Dippety Day

02 11 1978
OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – Hopelessly Devoted To You
THE SKIDS – The Saints Are Coming
FATHER ABRAHAM & THE SMURFS – Dippety Day
ELTON JOHN – Part Time Love
QUEEN – Fat Bottomed Girls
ELKIE BROOKS – Don’t Cry Out Loud
SHOWADDYWADDY – Pretty Little Angel Eyes
THE THREE DEGREES – Giving Up, Giving In
NICK GILDER – Hot Child In The City
DONNA SUMMER – MacArthur Park
STREETBAND – Toast
FRANKIE MILLER – Darlin’
JOHN TRAVOLTA & OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – Summer Nights
SHAM 69 – Hurry Up Harry

09 11 1978
DANDY – Disco Dancer
PATRICK JUVET – I Love America
OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – Hopelessly Devoted To You
THE BOOMTOWN RATS – Rat Trap
THE CARS – My Best Friend’s Girl
LIQUID GOLD – Anyway You Do It
DAN HARTMAN – Instant Replay
CHAS & DAVE – Strummin’
X-RAY SPEX – Germ Free Adolescence
JOHN TRAVOLTA & OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – Summer Nights

16 11 1978
THE THREE DEGREES – Giving Up, Giving In
BUZZCOCKS – Promises
ELTON JOHN – Part Time Love
SHOWADDYWADDY – Pretty Little Angel Eyes
ELVIS COSTELLO & THE ATTRACTIONS – Radio Radio
HEATWAVE – Always And Forever
BLONDIE – Hanging On The Telephone
DEAN FRIEDMAN – Lydia
STREETBAND – Toast
QUEEN – Fat Bottomed Girls
CHILD – Still The One
THE BOOMTOWN RATS – Rat Trap
ROD STEWART – Da Ya Think I’m Sexy?

23 11 1978
MUSIQUE – In The Bush
RACEY – Lay Your Love On Me
OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – Hopelessly Devoted To You
DOLLAR – Shooting Star
SYLVESTER – Dance (Disco Heat)
ELKIE BROOKS – Don’t Cry Out Loud
ROD STEWART – Da Ya Think I’m Sexy?
EMERSON, LAKE & PALMER – All I Want Is You
SARAH BRIGHTMAN & HOT GOSSIP – I Lost My Heart To A Starship Trooper
X-RAY SPEX – Germ Free Adolescence
DAVID ESSEX – Goodbye First Love
THE BOOMTOWN RATS – Rat Trap
CHIC – Le Freak

30 11 1978
VILLAGE PEOPLE – Y.M.C.A.
THE REZILLOS – Destination Venus
BONEY M – Mary’s Boy Child – Oh My Lord
ELTON JOHN – Part Time Love
CHIC – Le Freak
HEATWAVE – Always And Forever
BUZZCOCKS – Promises
LEO SAYER – Raining In My Heart
BLONDIE – Hanging On The Telephone
THE BARRON KNIGHTS – A Taste Of Aggro
DARTS – Don’t Let It Fade Away
MANKIND – Dr. Who
ROD STEWART – Da Ya Think I’m Sexy?
THE BEE GEES – Too Much Heaven

07 12 1978
MUSIQUE – In The Bush
RACHEL SWEET – B-A-B-Y
VILLAGE PEOPLE – Y.M.C.A.
GERARD KENNY – New York, New York
THE BEE GEES – Too Much Heaven
OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – A Little More Love
DOLLAR – Shooting Star
JOHN TRAVOLTA – Greased Lightning
SALLY OLDFIELD – Mirrors
RACEY – Lay Your Love On Me
SARAH BRIGHTMAN & HOT GOSSIP – I Lost My Heart To A Starship Trooper
THE GOODIES – A Man’s Best Friend Is His Duck
BONEY M – Mary’s Boy Child – Oh My Lord
BARBRA STREISAND & NEIL DIAMOND – You Don’t Bring Me Flowers

14 12 1978
EARTH, WIND & FIRE – September
ROCKY SHARPE & THE REPLAYS – Rama Lama Ding Dong
HOT CHOCOLATE – I’ll Put You Together Again
BUZZCOCKS – Promises
ELKIE BROOKS – Don’t Cry Out Loud
MANKIND – Dr. Who
DARTS – Don’t Let It Fade Away
THE BARRON KNIGHTS – A Taste Of Aggro
IAN DURY & THE BLOCKHEADS – Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick
BARBRA STREISAND & NEIL DIAMOND – You Don’t Bring Me Flowers
CHIC – Le Freak
ELTON JOHN – Song For Guy
BONEY M – Mary’s Boy Child – Oh My Lord
HEATWAVE – Always And Forever

25 12 1978
DARTS – The Boy From New York City
BONEY M – Rasputin
JOHN TRAVOLTA & OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – Summer Nights
WINGS – Mull Of Kintyre
BROTHERHOOD OF MAN – Figaro
FATHER ABRAHAM & THE SMURFS – The Smurf Song
THE BEE GEES – Night Fever
BRIAN & MICHAEL – Matchstalk Men And Matchstalk Cats And Dogs
BRIGHOUSE & RASTRICK BRASS BAND – The Floral Dance
KATE BUSH – Wuthering Heights
SHOWADDYWADDY – I Wonder Why
BONEY M – Rivers Of Babylon
THE COMMODORES – Three Times A Lady
ABBA – Take A Chance On Me
ROSE ROYCE – Love Don’t Live Here Anymore
JOHN TRAVOLTA & OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN – You’re The One That I Want
BONEY M – Mary’s Boy Child – Oh My Lord
JAMES GALWAY – Annie’s Song

TOP OF THE POPS 1979