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Released on Saturday, Jan 12 1980
Klondike Fever (1980)CinemaUSA

Aired on Saturday, Jan 12 1980
1805Doctor WhoThe Horns of Nimon: Part 4

UK Chart
Saturday, Jan 12 1980
Another Brick In The Wall (Part 2)Pink Floyd1
I Have A DreamABBA2
Brass In PocketThe Pretenders3
Day Trip To Bangor (Didn't We Have A Lovely Time)Fiddler's Dram4
I Only Want To Be With YouThe Tourists5
Tears Of A ClownThe Beat6
Ranking Full StopThe Beat6
Please Don't GoK. C. and the Sunshine Band7
Rapper's DelightSugarhill Gang8
Walking On The MoonThe Police9
My Simple HeartThe Three Degrees10
With You I'm Born Again (Vocal)Billy Preston & Syreeta11
John, I'm Only Dancing (Again)David Bowie12
Is It Love You're AfterRose Royce13
My GirlMadness14
London CallingThe Clash15
Que Sera Mi Vida (If You Should Go)The Gibson Brothers16
Living On An IslandStatus Quo17
Wonderful ChristmastimePaul McCartney18
Blue PeterMike Oldfield19
I'm In The Mood For DancingThe Nolans20

US Chart
Saturday, Jan 12 1980
Escape (The Pina Colada Song)Rupert Holmes1
Rock With YouMichael Jackson2
Do That To Me One More TimeCaptain & Tennille3
Send One Your LoveStevie Wonder4
Please Don't GoK. C. and the Sunshine Band5
Coward Of The CountyKenny Rogers7
Ladies NightKool & The Gang8
We Don't Talk AnymoreCliff Richard9
Cool ChangeLittle River Band11
Cruisin'Smokey Robinson12
The Long RunEagles13
Better Love Next TimeDr. Hook14
JaneJefferson Starship15
I Wanna Be Your LoverPrince16
This Is ItKenny Loggins17
Head GamesForeigner18
Don't Do Me Like ThatTom Petty and the Heartbreakers19
SaraFleetwood Mac20