SA Rock Lists

SA Charts 1969 - 1989
(As presented on Springbok Radio/Radio Orion)

Songs A-B

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DATETITLEARTISTPOSWKS
19-Jul-85 19 PAUL HARDCASTLE 4 12
08-Oct-76 5th OF BEETHOVEN, A WALTER MURPHY & THE BIG APPLE BAND 14 5
18-Apr-81 9 TO 5 DOLLY PARTON 9 8
03-Jan-81 9 TO 5 (MORNING TRAIN) SHEENA EASTON 12 3
23-Mar-84 99 RED BALLOONS NENA 3 19
02-Jan-82 ABACAB GENESIS 3 14
19-Sep-69 ABERGAVENNY QUENTIN E. KLOPJAEGER (aka Billy Forrest) 15 6
28-Aug-82 ABRACADABRA STEVE MILLER BAND 2 15
27-Jun-86 ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS DAVID BOWIE 6 13
26-Dec-81 ACTION MAN VILLAGE PEOPLE 11 6
20-Jun-86 ADDICTED TO LOVE ROBERT PALMER 4 12
25-Feb-83 AFRICA TOTO 18 4
30-Nov-84 AFRICAN QUEEN BILLY OCEAN 7 10
09-Sep-77 AFTER THE FIRE IS GONE BARBARA RAY & LANCE JAMES 5 15
26-Oct-84 AGADOO BLACK LACE 3 19
22-Jun-84 AGAINST ALL ODDS (TAKE A LOOK AT ME NOW) PHIL COLLINS 9 11
26-Jan-80 AIN'T GONNA STOP 'TILL I GET TO THE TOP JOY 11 9
25-Sep-70 AIN'T LOVE A FUNNY THING SAM EVANS 6 7
17-May-74 AIR THAT I BREATHE, THE HOLLIES 1 16
24-Nov-78 AIRPORT MOTORS 19 1
26-Jul-80 ALASKA MARLIE KELLY 12 7
10-Jan-86 ALIVE AND KICKING SIMPLE MINDS 16 7
30-Apr-76 ALL BY MYSELF ERIC CARMEN 9 7
22-Feb-85 ALL CRIED OUT ALISON MOYET 7 8
19-Nov-88 ALL FIRED UP PAT BENATAR 12 12
30-Jun-78 ALL FOR A REASON ALESSI 17 3
14-Mar-87 ALL I ASK OF YOU CLIFF RICHARD & SARAH BRIGHTMAN 1 24
30-Jan-70 ALL I HAVE TO DO IS DREAM BOBBIE GENTRY & GLEN CAMPBELL 3 10
22-May-70 ALL KINDS OF EVERYTHING DANA 7 9
02-Dec-83 ALL NIGHT LONG LIONEL RICHIE 1 21
07-Jan-72 ALL OF THE TIME GIRL DEALIANS 13 6
23-Nov-84 ALL OF YOU DIANA ROSS & JULIO IGLESIAS 19 3
24-Jan-81 ALL OUT OF LOVE AIR SUPPLY 11 9
16-Oct-70 ALL THE TEARS IN THE WORLD DAVE MILLS 5 12
19-Aug-83 ALL TIME HIGH RITA COOLIDGE 8 9
23-Aug-80 ALOHA-OE GOOMBAY DANCE BAND 11 6
10-Oct-87 ALWAYS ATLANTIC STARR 6 13
16-Jan-88 ALWAYS ON MY MIND PET SHOP BOYS 3 22
10-Dec-71 AMARILLO TONY CHRISTIE 6 14
05-May-72 AMAZING GRACE MILITARY BAND OF THE ROYAL SCOTS DRAGOON GUARDS 1 12
09-Apr-71 AMAZING GRACE JUDY COLLINS 4 12
12-Nov-71 AMEN PEANUTBUTTER CONSPIRACY 2 17
19-Apr-80 AMERICAN DREAM, AN DIRT BAND 6 13
12-Sep-81 AMOUR BARON LONGFELLOW 6 9
22-Jun-73 AND I LOVED YOU SO PERRY COMO 2 16
09-Jul-88 ANGEL EYES WET WET WET 13 8
06-Jun-81 ANGEL OF THE MORNING JUICE NEWTON 3 10
16-Sep-77 ANGELO BROTHERHOOD OF MAN 1 17
16-Nov-73 ANGIE ROLLING STONES 2 16
05-Jan-73 ANNABELLE DANIEL BOONE 16 3
27-Sep-74 ANNIE'S SONG JOHN DENVER 11 7
02-Feb-80 ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL PINK FLOYD 1 11
16-Apr-71 ANOTHER DAY PAUL McCARTNEY 7 10
19-Aug-77 ANOTHER FUNNY HONEYMOON DAVID DUNDAS 11 7
04-Jul-75 ANOTHER LOVE TO COME CORNELIA 7 8
25-Oct-80 ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST QUEEN 3 16
27-Dec-74 ANOTHER SATURDAY NIGHT CAT STEVENS 13 6
25-Apr-81 ANTMUSIC ADAM & THE ANTS 2 12
19-Feb-71 APEMAN KINKS 12 4
16-Aug-74 APPLE OF MY EYE BADFINGER 11 12
18-Apr-69 AQUARIUS / LET THE SUNSHINE IN 5th DIMENSION 3 8
13-Mar-70 ARIZONA MARK LINDSAY 3 10
03-Sep-76 ARMS OF MARY SUTHERLAND BROTHERS & QUIVER 3 14
18-Oct-85 AROUND MY DREAM SILVER POZOLLI 1 20
21-Nov-81 ARTHUR'S THEME CHRISTOPHER CROSS 7 14
02-May-75 AS SOON AS I HANG UP THE PHONE LORETTA LYNN & CONWAY TWITTY 1 16
20-Jul-73 ASHES OF LOVE DICKEY LEE 4 18
28-Feb-69 ATLANTIS DONOVAN 2 10
19-Dec-86 ATLANTIS IS CALLING MODERN TALKING 12 8
24-May-80 ATOMIC BLONDIE 16 5
10-Oct-75 AUTOBAHN KRAFTWERK 15 5
08-Dec-78 AUTOMATIC LOVER DEE D. JACKSON 15 6
02-Feb-80 BABE STYX 1 13
04-Oct-80 BABOOSHKA KATE BUSH 12 8
11-Aug-72 BABY BLUE BADFINGER 18 2
31-Aug-73 BABY BLUE GEORGE BAKER SELECTION 1 17
12-May-78 BABY COME BACK PLAYER 9 10
26-Dec-69 BABY IT'S YOU SMITH 10 6
04-May-79 BABY IT'S YOU PROMISES 3 14
05-Aug-83 BABY JANE ROD STEWART 1 16
26-Mar-71 BABY JUMP MUNGO JERRY 18 3
04-Jul-75 BABY LOVE AFFAIR BUTTERCUP 7 10
22-Aug-69 BABY MAKE IT SOON MARMALADE 3 9
05-Jun-82 BABY MAKES HER BLUE JEANS TALK DR. HOOK 1 24
05-Jul-74 BABY, BABY ANSWER ME (I'M CALLING) PETER VEE 12 6
21-Jan-83 BACK CHAT QUEEN 18 2
24-Jan-75 BACK HOME AGAIN JOHN DENVER 10 12
01-Dec-78 BACK IN THE U.S.A. LINDA RONSTADT 11 8
31-Oct-69 BACKSTREET OUTLET 10 6
14-Nov-87 BAD MICHAEL JACKSON 4 14
12-Sep-86 BAD BOY MIAMI SOUND MACHINE 13 7
25-Jul-69 BAD MOON RISING CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL 1 13
08-Aug-87 BAILA BOLERO FUN FUN 13 4
21-Jul-78 BAKER STREET GERRY RAFFERTY 1 21
23-Feb-80 BALLAD OF LUCY JORDAN MARIANNE FAITHFULL 4 11
26-Oct-73 BALLROOM BLITZ SWEET 3 15
25-Apr-81 BANANA REPUBLIC BOOMTOWN RATS 12 5
13-Nov-70 BAND OF GOLD FREDA PAYNE 11 7
19-Jul-74 BAND ON THE RUN PAUL McCARTNEY & WINGS 2 14
10-Jan-69 BANG, SHANG A LANG ARCHIES 3 7
04-Feb-72 BANKS OF THE OHIO OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN 9 9
30-Jul-71 BANNER MAN BLUE MINK 3 8
03-Oct-75 BARBADOS TYPICALLY TROPICAL 1 14
11-Sep-82 BARBARA'S DAUGHTER VANGIE COKER 6 14
02-Jan-88 BARCELONA FREDDIE MERCURY & MONSERRAT CABALLE 6 13
28-Oct-77 BARRACUDA HEART 1 18
24-Jan-75 BEACH BABY FIRST CLASS 8 9
08-Jul-83 BEAT IT MICHAEL JACKSON 8 12
05-Nov-76 BEAUTIFUL NOISE NEIL DIAMOND 7 6
31-Mar-72 BEAUTIFUL SUNDAY DANIEL BOONE 1 23
23-Apr-88 BEDS ARE BURNING MIDNIGHT OIL 1 19
13-Jun-75 BEFORE THE NEXT TEARDROP FALLS BOBBY ANGEL 5 11
28-Apr-72 BEG, STEAL OR BORROW NEW SEEKERS 10 8
19-Apr-74 BEHIND CLOSED DOORS DIANA ROSS 14 8
08-Aug-81 BEING WITH YOU SMOKEY ROBINSON 7 9
22-Dec-72 BEN MICHAEL JACKSON 14 12
05-Nov-76 BEST DISCO IN TOWN, THE RITCHIE FAMILY 18 5
20-Jun-81 BETTE DAVIS EYES KIM CARNES 1 16
21-Sep-79 BETTER THE DEVIL YOU KNOW STINGRAY 4 12
29-Aug-75 BEYOND THE SUNSET BILL ANDERSON & JAN HOWARD 8 6
13-Jun-69 BICYCLE BILL MATT HURTER 17 2
15-Jun-84 BIG IN JAPAN ALPHAVILLE 5 17
04-Jul-87 BIG LOVE FLEETWOOD MAC 11 13
01-Apr-83 BILLIE JEAN MICHAEL JACKSON 2 17
13-Apr-84 BIRD OF PARADISE SNOWY WHITE 13 12
30-Oct-70 BLACK NIGHT DEEP PURPLE 6 12
28-Nov-75 BLANKET ON THE GROUND BILLIE JO SPEARS 15 7
16-Feb-73 BLOCK BUSTER SWEET 7 12
05-Nov-88 BLOOD THAT MOVES THE BODY, THE AHA 11 13
25-Mar-77 BLUE DANUBE, THE RICE & BEANS ORCHESTRA 17 2
12-Jun-82 BLUE EYES ELTON JOHN 7 8
29-Aug-81 BLUE EYES CRYING IN THE RAIN MARIA TYL 7 8
18-Jan-85 BLUE JEAN DAVID BOWIE 13 6
14-Jan-77 BLUE WATER JULIAN LAXTON BAND 7 8
14-Apr-78 BLUEST HEARTACHE OF THE YEAR CLIVE RISKO 16 8
19-Jul-80 BOAT ON THE RIVER STYX 7 10
22-Feb-85 BODY ROCK MARIA VIDAL 5 12
12-Mar-76 BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY QUEEN 2 15
17-May-80 BOLERO TOMITA 12 4
06-Oct-72 BONELY BONELA GRIES HEIMER 19 1
21-Sep-79 BOOGIE WONDERLAND EARTH, WIND & FIRE 17 4
14-Mar-87 BOOM BOOM PAUL LEKAKIS 1 16
04-Jun-71 BOOM SHA LA LA LO JOHN EDMOND 10 10
10-Aug-79 BORN TO BE ALIVE PATRICK HERNANDEZ 6 11
14-Sep-73 BORN TO BE WITH YOU DAVE EDMUNDS 10 10
13-Jan-78 BORN TO BREAK MY HEART BRUCE FOSTER 18 4
01-Nov-74 BORN WITH A SMILE ON MY FACE STEPHANIE DE SYKES 15 5
04-Sep-70 BOTH SIDES NOW STEVE LONSDALE 17 5
17-Nov-72 BOTTOMS UP MIDDLE OF THE ROAD 16 6
28-Nov-75 BOUNCY, BOUNCY, BOUNCE LIONEL PETERSEN 9 10
06-Jun-69 BOXER, THE SIMON & GARFUNKEL 3 11
03-Oct-69 BOY NAMED SUE, A JOHNNY CASH 13 4
28-Sep-79 BOY OH BOY RACEY 2 19
14-Jan-89 BOYS SABRINA 14 5
17-Sep-88 BOYS AND GIRLS MANDY SMITH 7 22
28-Sep-84 BOYS DO FALL IN LOVE ROBIN GIBB 7 15
04-Feb-72 BRAND NEW KEY MELANIE 1 13
14-Feb-87 BRAND NEW LOVER DEAD OR ALIVE 20 3
29-Sep-72 BRANDY (YOU'RE A FINE GIRL) LOOKING GLASS 14 7
10-May-80 BRASS IN POCKET PRETENDERS 1 17
12-Sep-75 BRAZIL RITCHIE FAMILY 11 8
10-Nov-78 BREAK IT TO THEM GENTLY BURTON CUMMINGS 3 12
16-Mar-84 BREAK MY STRIDE MATTHEW WILDER 4 18
03-Aug-84 BREAKDANCE IRENE CARA 4 10
14-Dec-79 BREAKFAST IN AMERICA SUPERTRAMP 9 9
13-Oct-72 BREAKING UP IS HARD TO DO PARTRIDGE FAMILY 19 3
05-Apr-85 BREAKING UP MY HEART SHAKIN' STEVENS 10 19
17-Oct-87 BREATHLESS VICTOR LAZLO 13 8
20-Mar-70 BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER SIMON & GARFUNKEL 4 14
20-Jul-79 BRIGHT EYES ART GARFUNKEL 15 6
30-Jan-88 BRILLIANT DISGUISE BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN 19 2
28-Mar-86 BROKEN WINGS MR MISTER 20 3
18-Jul-86 BROTHER LOUIE MODERN TALKING 1 24
04-Sep-70 BROWN EYES CHRIS ANDREWS 1 12
04-Jun-71 BROWN SUGAR ROLLING STONES 20 1
22-Nov-74 BUBBLEGUM DAN HILL 20 1
11-Nov-77 BUCCANEER McCULLY WORKSHOP 1 15
15-Jul-83 BUFFALO SOLDIER BOB MARLEY 1 17
17-Jan-69 BUILD ME UP BUTTERCUP FOUNDATIONS 3 10
03-Jul-82 BUNCH OF THYME, A FOSTER & ALLEN 9 18
02-Oct-70 BURNING BRIDGES MIKE CURB CONGREGATION 1 14
22-Sep-72 BURNING LOVE ELVIS PRESLEY 7 17
09-Oct-82 BUSHMAN STEVE KEKANA 13 8
16-Apr-76 BUT I DO RICHARD JON SMITH 9 9
08-Oct-71 BUTTERFLY DANYEL GERARD 2 19
28-Jun-80 BUZZ, BUZZ, A DIDDLE IT MATCHBOX 16 8
16-May-75 BYE, BYE BABY BAY CITY ROLLERS 6 12

All info generously supplied by John Samson with help from Chris Kimberly and Kevin Farquharson, November 2000.

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