What was the number one single in 1979?

Billboard Year-End Hot 100 singles of 1979

No. Title Artist(s)
1 “My Sharona” The Knack
2 “Bad Girls” Donna Summer
3 “Le Freak” Chic
4 “Da Ya Think I’m Sexy?” Rod Stewart

What was the number one song on May 1 1978?

List of Cash Box Top 100 number-one singles of 1978

Issue date Song Artist
April 29 Night Fever Bee Gees
May 6
May 13 If I Can’t Have You Yvonne Elliman
May 20 With a Little Luck Paul McCartney & Wings

What was the biggest hit in 1979?

Top 100 Hits of 1979/Top 100 Songs of 1979

  • My Sharona – The Knack.
  • Bad Girls – Donna Summer.
  • Le Freak – Chic.
  • Da Ya Think I’m Sexy? – Rod Stewart.
  • Reunited – Peaches and Herb.
  • I Will Survive – Gloria Gaynor.
  • Hot Stuff – Donna Summer.
  • Y.M.C.A. – Village People.

What was the number one song in Canada in 1979?

The Logical Song
The biggest Canadian Franco hit of 1979 was Daniel Lavoie’s “La danse du smatte” and the biggest Anglo hit Anne Murray’s “I Just Fall in Love Again” according to the CKOI and RPM year-end charts respectively. Supertramp’s “The Logical Song” was the #1 song of the year in Canada.

What was the number one song on May 1 1977?

List of Cash Box Top 100 number-one singles of 1977

Issue date Song Artist
May 14 When I Need You Leo Sayer
May 21
May 28 Sir Duke Stevie Wonder
June 4 I’m Your Boogie Man KC & The Sunshine Band

What events took place in 1979?

Major Events of 1979

  • SALT II.
  • US and China establish full diplomatic relations.
  • Vietnamese take Phnom Penh, China invades Vietnam.
  • Ali Bhutto hung.
  • Soviets invade Afghanistan.
  • Idi Amin overthrown.
  • War between Somalia and Ethiopia.
  • Southern Rhodesia becomes Zimbabwe.