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Australia No. 1 hits -- 1980s

 
No. Date Title Artist Wks
1980
442 21.01 Don't Stop Til You Get Enough Michael Jackson 3
443 11.02 Please Don't Go KC & The Sunshine Band 2
444 25.02 Crazy Little Thing Called Love Queen 7
445 14.04 I Got You Split Enz 8
446 09.06 Tired Of Toein' The Line Rocky Burnette 2
447 23.06 Turning Japanese Vapors 2
448 07.07 Can't Stop The Music Village People 4
449 04.08 Funky Town Lipps Inc. 2
450 18.08 Moskau Dschinghis Khan 6
451 29.09 Upside Down Diana Ross 4
452 27.10 More Than I Can Say Leo Sayer 2
453 10.11 Woman In Love Barbra Streisand 2
454 24.11 Shaddap You Face Joe Dolce 8
1982
455 19.01 (Just Like) Starting Over John Lennon 4
456 16.02 Duncan Slim Dusty 2
457 02.03 Counting The Beat The Swingers 3
458 23.03 Antmusic Adam & The Ants 5
459 27.04 Morning Train (9 To 5) Sheena Easton 2
460 11.05 Jealous Guy Roxy Music 4
461 08.06 This Ole House Shakin' Stevens 1
462 15.06 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes 5
463 20.07 Stars On 45 Stars On 45 4
464 17.08 Devo Live EP Devo 2
465 31.08 Jessie's Girl Rick Springfield 1
  07.09 Devo Live EP Devo 1
466 14.09 You Drive Me Crazy Shakin' Stevens 3
467 05.10 Endless Love Diana Ross & Lionel Richie 4
468 02.11 You Weren't In Love With Me Billy Field 1
469 09.11 Start Me Up Rolling Stones 1
470 16.11 Physical Olivia Newton-John 5
471 21.12 Down Under Men At Work 6
1982
472 01.02 Trouble Lindsey Buckingham 3
473 22.02 Tainted Love Soft Cell 3
474 15.03 Centerfold J. Geils Band 1
475 22.03 What About Me Moving Pictures 6
476 03.05 I Love Rock N Roll Joan Jett & The Blackhearts 5
477 07.06 Mickey Toni Basil 2
478 21.06 I've Never Been To Me Charlene 6
479 02.08 I Ran A Flock Of Seagulls 2
480 16.08 Goody Two Shoes Adam Ant 2
481 30.08 The Other Woman Ray Parker Jr. 1
482 06.09 Abracadabra Steve Miller Band 2
483 20.09 Eye Of The Tiger Survivor 6
484 01.11 Come On Eileen Dexy's Midnight Runners 5
485 06.12 Pass The Dutchie Musical Youth 3
486 27.12 Do You Really Want To Hurt Me Culture Club 6
1984
487 07.02 Gloria Laura Branigan 7
488 28.03 Up Where We Belong Joe Cocker & Jennifer Warnes 2
489 11.04 Billie Jean Michael Jackson 5
490 16.05 I Was Only 19 Redgum 2
491 30.05 Total Eclipse Of The Heart Bonnie Tyler 6
492 11.07 Flashdance Irene Cara 5
493 15.08 Australiana Austen Tayshus 1
  22.08 Flashdance Irene Cara 2
  05.09 Australiana Austen Tayshus 7
494 24.10 Karma Chameleon Culture Club 5
495 28.11 Reckless Australian Crawl 1
496 05.12 Uptown Girl Billy Joel 1
497 12.12 Islands In The Stream Kenny Rogers & Dolly Parton 1
498 19.12 All Night Long Lionel Richie 6
1984
499 30.01 Original Sin INXS 2
500 13.02 Love Is A Battlefield Pat Benatar 5
501 19.03 Girls Just Want To Have Fun Cyndi Lauper 2
502 02.04 99 Luftballons Nena 5
503 07.05 Eat It Weird Al Yankovic 1
504 14.03 Footloose Kenny Loggins 3
505 04.06 Hello Lionel Richie 3
506 25.06 It's Just Not Cricket Twelfth Man 3
507 16.07 Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go Wham! 5
508 20.08 When Doves Cry Prince 1
  27.08 Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go Wham! 2
510 10.09 What's Love Got To Do With It Tina Turner 1
511 17.09 Careless Whisper George Michael 4
512 15.10 I Just Called To Say I Love You Stevie Wonder 8
513 10.12 Like A Virgin Madonna 8
1985
514 14.01 Do The Know It's Christmas Band Aid 4
515 11.02 I Want To Know What Love Is Foreigner 5
516 18.03 One Night In Bangkok Murray Head 1
517 25.03 Shout Tears For Fears 1
518 01.04 I Should Have Known Better Jim Diamond 1
519 08.04 We Are The World USA For Africa 9
520 10.06 Would I Lie To You Eurythmics 2
521 24.06 Into The Groove / Angel Madonna 4
522 22.07 Crazy For You Madonna 4
523 19.08 We Don't Need Another Hero Tina Turner 3
524 09.09 Out Of Sight Out Of Mind The Models 2
525 23.09 The Power Of Love Huey Lewis & The News 2
526 07.10 Dancing In The Street Mick Jagger & David Bowie 2
527 21.10 I Got You Babe UB40 & Chrissie Hynde 3
528 11.11 Take On Me A-ha 2
529 25.11 The Power Of Love Jennifer Rush 1
530 02.12 Species Deseases Midnight Oil 1
  09.12 The Power Of Love Jennifer Rush 1
  16.12 Species Deseases Midnight Oil 5
1986
531 20.01 We Built This City Starship 4
532 17.02 A Good Heart Feargal Sharkey 2
533 03.03 That's What Friends Are For Dionne Warwick & Friends 1
534 10.03 When The Going Gets Tough Billy Ocean 6
535 21.04 Chain Reaction Diana Ross 3
536 12.05 Livin' Doll Cliff Richard & The Young Ones 6
537 23.06 Addicted To Love Robert Palmer 2
538 07.07 Touch Me Samantha Fox 1
539 14.07 Greatest Love Of All Whitney Houston 1
  21.07 Touch Me Samantha Fox 2
540 04.08 Papa Don't Preach Madonna 6
541 15.09 Venus Bananarama 7
542 03.11 You're The Voice John Farnham 7
543 22.12 Funky Town Pseudo Echo 7
1987
544 09.02 Walk Like An Egyptian Bangles 1
545 16.02 You Keep Me Hangin' On Kim Wilde 1
  23.02 Walk Like An Egyptian Bangles 1
  02.03 You Keep Me Hangin' On Kim Wilde 1
546 09.03 I Want To Wake Up With You Boris Gardiner 1
547 16.03 I Knew You Were Waiting Aretha Franklin & George Michael 4
548 13.04 Boom Boom Paul Lekakis 5
549 18.05 Slice Of Heaven Dave Dobbyn with Herbs 4
550 15.06 I Wanna Dance With Somebody Whitney Houston 5
551 20.07 Respectable Mel & Kim 1
552 27.07 He's Gonna Step On You Again Party Boys 2
553 10.08 The Locomotion Kylie Minogue 7
554 05.10 La Bamba Los Lobos 7
555 16.11 Electric Blue Icehouse 1
556 23.11 Too Much Ain't Enough Love Jimmy Barnes 1
557 30.11 Never Gonna Give You Up Rick Astley 7
1989
558 18.01 Faith George Michael 1
559 25.01 Got My Mind Set On You George Harrison 1
560 01.02 (I've Had) The Time Of My Life Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes 6
561 14.03 I Should Be So Lucky Kylie Minogue 6
562 25.04 Get Outta My Dreams... Billy Ocean 5
563 30.05 The Flame Cheap Trick 3
564 20.06 What A Wonderful World Louis Armstrong 2
565 04.07 Got To Be Certain Kylie Minogue 4
566 01.08 Age Of Reason John Farnham 3
567 22.08 Perfect Fairground Attraction 4
568 19.09 Simply Irresistable Robert Palmer 5
569 24.10 Desire U2 2
570 07.11 Groovy Kind Of Love Phil Collins 1
571 14.11 Don't Worry Be Happy Bobby McFerrin 6
572 26.12 Kokomo Beach Boys 7
1989
573 13.02 Teardrops Womack & Womack 1
574 20.02 I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles) Proclaimers 4
575 20.03 Tucker's Daughter Ian Moss 1
576 27.03 She Drives Me Crazy Fine Young Cannibals 3
577 17.04 Like A Prayer Madonna 1
  24.04 She Drives Me Crazy Fine Young Cannibals 2
578 08.05 The Living Years Mike & The Mechanics 1
  15.05 Like A Prayer Madonna 3
579 05.06 Now You're In Heaven Julian Lennon 1
580 12.06 Eternal Flame Bangles 1
581 19.06 Wind Beneath My Wings Bette Midler 3
582 10.07 The Look Roxette 5
583 14.08 You Got It New Kids On The Block 1
584 21.08 If You Don't Know Me By Now Simply Red 3
585 11.09 Right Here Waiting Richard Marx 6
586 23.10 Swing The Mood Jive Bunny & The Mastermixers 3
587 13.11 If I Could Turn Back Time Cher 6
588 25.12 Love Shack B52s 8