We all loved buying singles in the 80’s and then on Sunday teatime it was time to listen to the charts and see whether your favourite band had got to number one! Here are the 12 singles (in no particular order) that sold the most copies in the 80’s.
How many of these did you buy?
1. Two Tribes
Frankie Goes To Hollywood were huge in the 80’s. They released this single in 1984 and it topped the charts for nine weeks.
2. Eye Of The Tiger
Survivors hit became the soundtrack for the Rocky movies.
3. Do They Know It’s Christmas
Bob Geldof hoped to raise £70,000 for Ethiopia with this Band Aid hit but actually raised £8 million within the first 12 months!