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Most Consecutive Years
on the South African
Charts 1965 - 1989


The following Acts spent at least 1 week on the top 30 in consecutive years.


Format:
No. of Consecutive years - ARTIST First Year - Last Year

South African artists are highlighted.

10 - ABBA 1973 - 1982
8 - Cliff Richard 1965 - 1972
8 - Tom Jones 1969 - 1976
7 - Bee Gees 1982 - 1988
6 - Duran Duran 1982 - 1987
6 - Eurythmics 1983 - 1988
6 - Herman's Hermits 1965 - 1970
6 - Hollies 1971 - 1976
6 - Laura Branigan 1982 - 1987
6 - Staccatos 1965 - 1970
5 - A-Ha 1985 - 1989
5 - Alan Garrity 1978 - 1982
5 - Barbara Ray 1976 - 1980
5 - Billy Joel 1983 - 1987
5 - Boney M 1978 - 1982
5 - Cliff Richard 1979 - 1983
5 - David Bowie 1983 - 1987
5 - David Cassidy 1972 - 1976
5 - Donovan 1971 - 1975
5 - Electric Light Orchestra 1982 - 1986
5 - Elton John 1984 - 1988
5 - George Michael 1984 - 1988
5 - Huey Lewis & The News 1985 - 1989
5 - Joe Dolan 1978 - 1982
5 - Leo Sayer 1979 - 1983
5 - Lionel Petersen 1973 - 1977
5 - Lionel Richie 1983 - 1987
5 - Manfred Mann 1965 - 1969
5 - Percy Sledge 1967 - 1971
5 - Rising Sons 1970 - 1974
5 - Sweet 1973 - 1977
5 - Village People 1978 - 1982

All info generously supplied by John Samson, September/October 2000 with major input from Chris Kimberley and Kevin Farquharson. Updated and corrected (where necessary) May 2016 with further input from Peet van Staaden and Ian McLean


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