top of the pops 1984 episode guide
 

 

    

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05 01 1984
Frankie Goes To Hollywood – “Relax”
Rod Stewart – “Sweet Surrender”
The Rolling Stones – “Let’s Spend The Night Together”
Procol Harum – “A Whiter Shade Of Pale”
Lulu – “Love Loves To Love Love”
Engelbert Humperdinck – “The Last Waltz”
The Alan Price Set – “Don’t Stop The Carnival”
Peter Sarstedt – “Where Do You Go To My Lovely”
The Hollies – “Sorry Suzanne”
Brotherhood Of Man – “United We Stand”
Edison Lighthouse – “Love Grows ”
Jonathan King – “Let It All Hang Out”
Jethro Tull – “The Witch’s Promise”
The Dave Clark Five – “Everybody Get Together”
Thin Lizzy – “Whiskey In The Jar”
The Sweet – “Blockbuster”
The Beatles – “All You Need Is Love”
Status Quo – “Marguerita Time”
Deep Purple – “Black Night”
Slade – “Coz I Luv You”
Ashton, Gardner & Dyke – “Resurrection Shuffle”
Wizzard – “Ball Park Incident”
Alvin Stardust – “My Coo Ca Choo”
Gary Glitter – “I Love You Love Me Love”
Roxy Music – “All I Want Is You”
Bay City Rollers – “Bye Bye Baby”
Cliff Richard – “Devil Woman”
Ian Dury & The Blockheads – “Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick”
Gary Numan – “Cars”
Paul McCartney – “Coming Up”
Soft Cell – “Tainted Love”
Dexy’s Midnight Runners – “Come On Eileen”
Frank Kelly – “Christmas Countdown”
Slade – “My Oh My”
The Flying Pickets – “Only You”
Kool & The Gang – “Straight Ahead”

12 01 1984
The Icicle Works – “Love Is A Wonderful Colour”
Howard Jones – “What Is Love?”
Shaky & Bonnie – “A Rockin’ Good Way”
Roland Rat Superstar – “Rat Rapping ”
Snowy White – “Bird Of Paradise”
Lionel Richie – “Running With The Night”
Joe Fagin – “That’s Living Alright”
Paul McCartney – “Pipes Of Peace”
Billy Joel – “Tell Her About It”

19 01 1984
Whitesnake – “Give Me More Time”
Big Country – “Wonderland”
Fiction Factory – “(Feels Like) Heaven”
China Crisis – “Wishful Thinking”
Gloria Gaynor – “I Am What I Am”
John Lennon – “Nobody Told Me”
Paul McCartney – “Pipes Of Peace”
The Police – “King Of Pain”

26 01 1984
The Alarm – “Where Were You Hiding When The Storm Broke?”
Eurythmics – “Here Comes The Rain Again”
Madonna – “Holiday”
Echo & The Bunnymen – “The Killing Moon”
Rick Springfield – “Human Touch”
Joe Fagin – “That’s Living Alright”
The Smiths – “What Difference Does It Make?”
Cyndi Lauper – “Girls Just Want To Have Fun”
Shaky & Bonnie – “A Rockin’ Good Way”

02 02 1984
Musical Youth – “Sixteen”
Queen – “Radio Ga Ga”
Matthew Wilder – “Break My Stride”
Fiction Factory – “(Feels Like) Heaven”
Thomas Dolby – “Hyperactive”
Thompson Twins – “Doctor Doctor”
Juan Martin – “Love Theme from the Thorn Birds”
Duran Duran – “New Moon On Monday”
Manhattan Transfer – “Spice Of Life”

09 02 1984
The Smiths – “What Difference Does It Make?”
Nik Kershaw – “Wouldn’t It Be Good”
Marillion – “Punch & Judy”
Elbow Bones & The Racketeers – “A Night In New York”
Swans Way – “Soul Train”
Madness – “Michael Caine”
Ultravox – “One Small Day”
Madonna – “Holiday”

16 02 1984
Slade – “Run Runaway”
Thompson Twins – “Doctor Doctor”
The Style Council – “My Ever Changing Moods”
Rockwell – “Somebody’s Watching Me”
Van Halen – “Jump”
The Romantics – “Talking In Your Sleep”
Duran Duran – interview + “New Moon On Monday”
Kool & The Gang – “Joanna”
Shannon – “Let The Music Play”
Matt Bianco – “Get Out Of Your Lazy Bed”
Nena – “99 Red Balloons”
Break Machine – “Street Dance”


23 02 1984
Hot Chocolate – “I Gave You My Heart”
Rockwell – “Somebody’s Watching Me”
Marilyn – “Cry & Be Free”
Kool & The Gang – “Joanna”
Nik Kershaw – “Wouldn’t It Be Good”
Carmel – “More More More”
Howard Jones – “Hide & Seek”
Re-Flex – “The Politics Of Dancing”

01 03 1984
Matt Bianco – “Get Out Of Your Lazy Bed”
Van Halen – “Jump”
Alexei Sayle – “Ullo John Gotta New Motor?”
Soft Cell – “Down In The Subway”
Break Machine – “Street Dance”
Wang Chung – “Dance Hall Days”
Slade – “Run Runaway”
Nena – “99 Red Balloons”
Julia & Company – “Breakin’ Down ”

08 03 1984
Phil Fearon & Galaxy – “What Do I Do?”
Kool & The Gang – “Joanna”
The Weather Girls – “It’s Raining Men”
Tracey Ullman – “My Guy”
Sade – “Your Love Is King”
Bananarama – “Robert De Niro’s Waiting”
Howard Jones – “Hide & Seek”
Nena – “99 Red Balloons”
Mel Brooks – “To Be Or Not To Be ”

15 03 1984
Julia & Company – “Breakin’ Down (Sugar Samba)”
Lionel Richie – “Hello”
Kajagoogoo – “The Lion’s Mouth”
Alexei Sayle – “Ullo John Gotta New Motor?”
Tina Turner – “Help”
Wang Chung – “Dance Hall Days”
Richard Hartley – “Bolero”
Nena – “99 Luftballoons”
Break Machine – “Street Dance”

22 03 1984
Depeche Mode – “People Are People”
The Weather Girls – “It’s Raining Men”
Shakin’ Stevens – “A Love Worth Waiting For”
Culture Club – “It’s A Miracle”
Bananarama – “Robert De Niro’s Waiting”
UB40 – “Cherry Oh Baby”
Sade – “Your Love Is King”
Lionel Richie – “Hello”
Phil Fearon & Galaxy – “What Do I Do?”

29 03 1984
The Special AKA – “Nelson Mandela”
John Lennon – “Borrowed Time”
Captain Sensible – “Glad It’s All Over”
Simple Minds – “Up On The Catwalk”
Siouxsie & The Banshees – “Swimming Horses”
Madonna – “Lucky Star”
Thompson Twins – “You Take Me Up”
Lionel Richie – “Hello”
Michael Jackson – “PYT (Pretty Young Thing)”

12 04 1984
Scritti Politti – “Wood Beez ”
Dead Or Alive – “That’s The Way ”
The Cure – “The Caterpillar”
Lionel Richie – “Hello”
Rufus & Chaka Khan – “Ain’t Nobody”

19 04 1984
The Special AKA – “Nelson Mandela”
Thompson Twins – “You Take Me Up”
Blancmange – “Don’t Tell Me”
Queen – “I Want To Break Free”
The Bluebells – “I’m Falling”
Michael Jackson – “Beat It”
Weird Al Yankovic – “Eat It”
The Pointer Sisters – “Automatic”
Phil Collins – “Against All Odds ”
Nik Kershaw – “Dancing Girls”
OMD – “Locomotion”
Lionel Richie – “Hello”
Kool & The Gang – “In The Heart”

26 04 1984
Sandie Shaw & The Smiths – “Hand In Glove”
Phil Collins – “Against All Odds ”
Belle & The Devotions – “Love Games”
Bob Marley & The Wailers – “One Love-People Get Ready”
Duran Duran – “The Reflex”
Julio Iglesias & Willie Nelson – “To All The Girls I’ve Loved Before”
Echo & The Bunnymen – “Silver”
The Flying Pickets – “When You’re Young & In Love”
Lionel Richie – “Hello”
The Pointer Sisters – “Automatic”

03 05 1984
OMD – “Locomotion”
Blancmange – “Don’t Tell Me”
New Order – “Thieves Like Us”
Kenny Loggins – “Footloose”
Jocelyn Brown – “Somebody Else’s Guy”
The Human League – “The Lebanon”
Duran Duran – “The Reflex”
Nik Kershaw – “Dancing Girls”

10 05 1984
Belle & The Devotions – “Love Games”
Queen – “I Want To Break Free”
The Flying Pickets – “When You’re Young & In Love”
Bob Marley & The Wailers – “One Love-People Get Ready”
Terri Wells – “I’ll Be Around”
The Pointer Sisters – “Automatic”
Duran Duran – “The Reflex”
Jeffrey Osborne – “Stay With Me Tonight”

17 05 1984
Break Machine – “Break Dance Party”
Deniece Williams – “Let’s Hear It For The Boy”
Marillion – “Assassing”
Hazell Dean – “Searchin’ (I Gotta Find A Man)”
Womack & Womack – “Love Wars”
Ultravox – “Dancing With Tears In My Eyes”
Duran Duran – “The Reflex”
Kenny Loggins – “Footloose”

24 05 1984
Status Quo – “Going Down Town Tonight”
The Style Council – “You’re The Best Thing”
Wham! – “Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go”
Howard Jones – “Pearl In The Shell”
Alvin Stardust – “I Feel Like Buddy Holly”
Duran Duran – “The Reflex”
Evelyn Thomas – “High Energy”

31 05 1984
Hazell Dean – “Searchin’ ”
Elton John – “Sad Songs ”
Ultravox – “Dancing With Tears In My Eyes”
David Sylvian – “Red Guitar”
Madness – “One Better Day”
The Smiths – “Heaven Knows I’m Miserable Now”
Wham! – “Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go”
Deniece Williams – “Let’s Hear It For The Boy”

07 06 1984
Spandau Ballet – “Only When You Leave”
Howard Jones – “Pearl In The Shell”
Evelyn Thomas – “High Energy”
Bananarama – “Rough Justice”
Bronski Beat – “Smalltown Boy”
Wham! – “Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go”
Sister Sledge – “Thinking Of You”

14 06 1984
The Art Company – “Susanna”
Elton John – “Sad Songs ”
The Smiths – “Heaven Knows I’m Miserable Now”
Rod Stewart – “Infatuation”
Scritti Politti – “Absolute”
Ozzy Osbourne – “So Tired”
Nick Heyward – “Love All Day”
Nik Kershaw – “I Won’t Let The Sun Go Down On Me”
Frankie Goes To Hollywood – “Two Tribes”
Michael Jackson – “Farewell My Summer Love”

21 06 1984
Gary Glitter – “Dance Me Up”
OMD – “Talking Loud & Clear”
Bronski Beat – “Smalltown Boy”
Cyndi Lauper – “Time After Time”
Associates – “Those First Impressions”
Ollie & Jerry – “Breakin’…There’s No Stopping Us”
Lloyd Cole & The Commotions – “Perfect Skin”
Elvis Costello & The Attractions – “I Wanna Be Loved”
The Pointer Sisters – “Jump ”
Frankie Goes To Hollywood – “Two Tribes”
Change – “Change Of Heart”

28 06 1984
The Bluebells – “Young At Heart”
Nik Kershaw – “I Won’t Let The Sun Go Down On Me”
The Human League – “Life On Your Own”
Bob Marley & The Wailers – “Waiting In Vain”
Tina Turner – “What’s Love Got To Do With It?”
Alison Moyet – “Love Resurrection”
Scritti Politti – “Absolute”
Frankie Goes To Hollywood – “Two Tribes”
Michael Jackson – “Farewell My Summer Love”

05 07 1984
OMD – “Talking Loud & Clear”
Cyndi Lauper – “Time After Time”
Ultravox – “Lament”
Thompson Twins – “Sister Of Mercy”
Shannon – “Sweet Somebody”
Prince – “When Doves Cry”
Frankie Goes To Hollywood – “Two Tribes”
The Pointer Sisters – “Jump ”

12 07 1984
Shakatak – “Down On The Street”
Tina Turner – “What’s Love Got To Do With It?”
Neil – “Hole In My Shoe”
Alison Moyet – “Love Resurrection”
Phil Fearon & Galaxy – “Everybody’s Laughing”
Echo & The Bunnymen – “Seven Seas”
The Bluebells – “Young At Heart”
Frankie Goes To Hollywood – “Two Tribes”
The Jacksons – “State Of Shock”

19 07 1984
The Mighty Wah! – “Come Back”
Prince – “When Doves Cry”
Billy Idol – “Eyes Without A Face”
The Kane Gang – “The Closest Thing To Heaven”
Blancmange – “The Day Before You Came”
Divine – “You Think You’re A Man”
Thompson Twins – “Sister Of Mercy”
Frankie Goes To Hollywood – “Two Tribes”
Shannon – “Sweet Somebody”

26 07 1984
Phil Fearon & Galaxy – “Everybody’s Laughing”
Queen – “It’s A Hard Life”
Neil – “Hole In My Shoe”
Windjammer – “Tossing & Turning”
Hazell Dean – “Whatever I Do ”
Jeffrey Osborne – “On The Wings Of Love”
Shakatak – “Down On The Street”
Frankie Goes To Hollywood – “Two Tribes”
Echo & The Bunnymen – “Seven Seas”

02 08 1984
Black Lace – “Agadoo”
Prince – “When Doves Cry”
The Kane Gang – “The Closest Thing To Heaven” 
Tina Turner – “What’s Love Got To Do With It?”
A Flock Of Seagulls – “The More You Live The More You Love”
Trevor Walters – “Stuck On You”
George Michael – “Careless Whisper”
Frankie Goes To Hollywood – “Two Tribes”
Divine – “You Think You’re A Man”

09 08 1984
Tracey Ullman – “Sunglasses”
Windjammer – “Tossing & Turning”
Hazell Dean – “Whatever I Do ”
Jeffrey Osborne – “On The Wings Of Love”
Blancmange – “The Day Before You Came”
Laura Branigan – “Self Control”
Frankie Goes To Hollywood – “Two Tribes”
Rod Stewart – “Some Guys Have All The Luck”

16 08 1984
Tears For Fears – “Mothers Talk”
Howard Jones – “Like To Get To Know You Well”
Black Lace – “Agadoo”
Iron Maiden – “2 Minutes To Midnight”
The Jacksons – “Human Nature”
Bruce Springsteen – “Dancing In The Dark”
Dan Hartman – “I Can Dream About You”
Ray Parker Jr – “Ghostbusters”
A Flock Of Seagulls – “The More You Live The More You Love”
Trevor Walters – “Stuck On You”
George Michael – “Careless Whisper”
The Pointer Sisters – “I Need You”

23 08 1984
Alphaville – “Big In Japan”
Elton John – “Passengers”
Break Machine – “Are You Ready?”
Miami Sound Machine – “Dr. Beat”
Tracey Ullman – “Sunglasses”
Spandau Ballet – “I’ll Fly For You”
Rod Stewart – “Some Guys Have All The Luck”
George Michael – “Careless Whisper”
Laura Branigan – “Self Control”

30 08 1984
Tears For Fears – “Mothers Talk”
Bucks Fizz – “Talking In Your Sleep”
Stevie Wonder – “I Just Called To Say I Love You”
Depeche Mode – “Master & Servant”
Howard Jones – “Like To Get To Know You Well”
The Smiths – “William, It Was Really Nothing”
George Michael – “Careless Whisper”
Ray Parker Jr – “Ghostbusters”

06 09 1984
Bucks Fizz – “Talking In Your Sleep”
Spandau Ballet – “I’ll Fly For You”
Sister Sledge – “Lost In Music”
Level 42 – “Hot Water”
Alphaville – “Big In Japan”
Stevie Wonder – “I Just Called To Say I Love You”
Elton John – “Passengers”

13 09 1984
OMD – “Tesla Girls”
Ray Parker Jr – “Ghostbusters”
Aztec Camera – “All I Need Is Everything”
U2 – “Pride ”
Shakin’ Stevens – “A Letter To You”
Depeche Mode – “Master & Servant”
Stevie Wonder – “I Just Called To Say I Love You”
Miami Sound Machine – “Dr. Beat”

20 09 1984
Bronski Beat – “Why?”
David Bowie – “Blue Jean”
Sister Sledge – “Lost In Music”
Queen – “Hammer To Fall”
Nik Kershaw – “Human Racing”
Scandal – “The Warrior”
The Cars – “Drive”
John Waite – “Missing You”
Adam Ant – “Apollo 9”
Level 42 – “Hot Water”
Stevie Wonder – “I Just Called To Say I Love You”
Freddie Mercury – “Love Kills”

27 09 1984
UB40 – “If It Happens Again”
Shakin’ Stevens – “A Letter To You”
Sade – “Smooth Operator”
U2 – “Pride (In The Name Of Love)”
Animal Nightlife – “Mr Solitaire”
Stephanie Mills – “The Medicine Song”
Big Country – “East Of Eden”
Prince – “Purple Rain”
Stevie Wonder – “I Just Called To Say I Love You”
Ray Parker Jr – “Ghostbusters”

04 10 1984
Bronski Beat – “Why?”
The Cars – “Drive”
John Waite – “Missing You”
Giorgio Moroder & Philip Oakey – “Together In Electric Dreams”
Culture Club – “The War Song”
Paul McCartney – “No More Lonely Nights”
The Stranglers – “Skin Deep”
Adam Ant – “Apollo 9”
Stevie Wonder – “I Just Called To Say I Love You”
Freddie Mercury – “Love Kills”

11 10 1984
Kim Wilde – “The Second Time”
Sade – “Smooth Operator”
Wham! – “Freedom”
Stephanie Mills – “The Medicine Song”
Paul Young – “I’m Gonna Tear Your Playhouse Down”
Alison Moyet – “All Cried Out”
The Style Council – “Shout To The Top”
Stevie Wonder – “I Just Called To Say I Love You”
Bruce Springsteen – “Cover Me”

18 10 1984
Spandau Ballet – “Highly Strung”
Paul McCartney – “No More Lonely Nights”
Julian Lennon – “Too Late For Goodbyes”
Chaka Khan – “I Feel For You”
The Pointer Sisters – “I’m So Excited”
Chicago – “Hard Habit To Break”
Billy Ocean – “Caribbean Queen”
John Waite – “Missing You”
Meat Loaf – “Modern Girl”
Ultravox – “Love’s Great Adventure”
Wham! – “Freedom”
Giorgio Moroder & Philip Oakey – “Together In Electric Dreams”

25 10 1984
Feargal Sharkey (with Madness) – “Listen To Your Father”
Lionel Richie – “Penny Lover”
Alison Moyet – “All Cried Out”
ZZ Top – “Gimme All Your Lovin’”
Limahl – “Never Ending Story”
Billy Ocean – “Caribbean Queen”
Eugene Wilde – “Gotta Get You Home Tonight”
Status Quo – “The Wanderer”
Wham! – “Freedom”
Kim Wilde - "The Second Time"

01 11 1984
Heaven 17 – “This Is Mine”
Chaka Khan – “I Feel For You”
Julian Lennon – “Too Late For Goodbyes”
The Pointer Sisters – “I’m So Excited”
Duran Duran – “The Wild Boys”
Iron Maiden – “Aces High”
Jim Diamond – “I Should Have Known Better”
Ultravox – “Love’s Great Adventure”
Wham! – “Freedom”
Meat Loaf – “Modern Girl”

08 11 1984
Limahl – “Never Ending Story”
Status Quo – “The Wanderer”
Depeche Mode – “Blasphemous Rumours”
Alison Moyet – “All Cried Out”
Billy Ocean – “Caribbean Queen”
Chicago – “Hard Habit To Break”
Gary Numan – “Berserker”
Eugene Wilde – “Gotta Get You Home Tonight”
Chaka Khan – “I Feel For You”
ZZ Top – “Gimme All Your Lovin’”

15 11 1984
Matt Bianco – “Half A Minute”
Duran Duran – “The Wild Boys”
Slade – “All Join Hands”
Eurythmics – “Sex Crime ”
Jim Diamond – “I Should Have Known Better”
The Dazz Band – “Let It All Blow”
Alvin Stardust – “I Won’t Run Away”
Nik Kershaw – “The Riddle”
Chaka Khan – “I Feel For You”
The Pointer Sisters – “I’m So Excited”

22 11 1984
Nick Heyward – “Warning Sign”
Chicago – “Hard Habit To Break”
The Kane Gang – “Respect Yourself”
The Human League – “Louise”
Billy Ocean – “Caribbean Queen”
Murray Head – “One Night In Bangkok”
Shakin’ Stevens – “Teardrops”
Chaka Khan – “I Feel For You”
Limahl – “Never Ending Story”

29 11 1984
Nik Kershaw – “The Riddle”
Eurythmics – “Sex Crime”
Slade – “All Join Hands”
Tina Turner – “Private Dancer”
Kool & The Gang – “Fresh”
Frankie Goes To Hollywood – “The Power Of Love”
Madonna – “Like A Virgin”
Alvin Stardust – “I Won’t Run Away”
Jim Diamond – “I Should Have Known Better”
Black Lace – “Do The Conga”

06 12 1984
Big Country – “Where The Rose Is Sown”
Thompson Twins – “Lay Your Hands On Me”
Shakin’ Stevens (with Hank Marvin) – “Teardrops”
Murray Head – “One Night In Bangkok”
Paul McCartney & The Frog Chorus – “We All Stand Together”
Alison Moyet – “Invisible”
Spandau Ballet – “Round & Round”
Frankie Goes To Hollywood – “The Power Of Love”
The Kane Gang – “Respect Yourself”

13 12 1984
Black Lace – “Do The Conga”
Wham! – “Last Christmas”
Paul Young – “Everything Must Change”
Kool & The Gang – “Fresh”
Madonna – “Like A Virgin”
Tears For Fears – “Shout”
Gary Glitter – “Another Rock ‘N’ Roll Christmas”
The Toy Dolls – “Nellie The Elephant”
Band Aid – “Do They Know It’s Christmas”

20 12 1984
Roy Wood/Wizzard – “I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday”
Paul McCartney & The Frog Chorus – “We All Stand Together”
Bronski Beat – “It Ain’t Necessarily So”
Spandau Ballet – “Round & Round”
The Council Collective – “Soul Deep”
Foreigner – “I Want To Know What Love Is”
Thompson Twins – “Lay Your Hands On Me”
Band Aid – “Do They Know It’s Christmas”
Ray Parker Jr – “Ghostbusters”

25 12 1984
Frankie Goes To Hollywood – “Two Tribes”
Howard Jones – “What Is Love?”
Duran Duran – “The Reflex”
Nik Kershaw – “I Won’t Let The Sun Go Down On Me”
Culture Club – “The War Song”
Thompson Twins – “Doctor Doctor”
Jim Diamond – “I Should Have Known Better”
Wham! – “Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go”
Paul Young – “Love Of The Common People”
Duran Duran – “The Wild Boys”
George Michael – “Careless Whisper”
Frankie Goes To Hollywood – “The Power Of Love”
Thompson Twins – “You Take Me Up”
Frankie Goes To Hollywood – “Relax”
Band Aid – “Do They Know It’s Christmas”

27 12 1984
Spandau Ballet – “Only When You Leave”
Ultravox – “Dancing With Tears In My Eyes”
Slade – “My Oh My”
Neil – “Hole In My Shoe”
Chaka Khan – “I Feel For You”
Shakin’ Stevens – “A Love Worth Waiting For”
Bronski Beat – “Smalltown Boy”
Paul McCartney – “No More Lonely Nights”
Paul McCartney – “Pipes Of Peace”
Bananarama – “Robert De Niro’s Waiting”
Lionel Richie – “Hello”
Black Lace – “Agadoo”
The Flying Pickets – “Only You”
Joe Fagin – “That’s Living Alright”
Stevie Wonder – “I Just Called To Say I Love You”
Ray Parker Jr – “Ghostbusters”

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