TV ShowsTV
Popular
Trending TV ShowsNew TV ShowsTV Show RouletteOn Your ServicesOn Free ServicesOn NetflixOn Prime VideoOn Hulu
FoodFamilyFantasyIMDB Top RatedLGBTQMysteryRealityScience Fiction
Explore All Categories and Services
Account IconLogin|Sign Up
Go BackTop of the Pops

Top of the Pops Season 17

Here's where to watch every episode of Top of the Pops season 17. Mouseover or tap an episode to see where to stream it. Click or tap the play icon to stream it on the best available service.
Season 17, Episode 01 3rd January 1980

S17 E01

Jan 3, 1980
view more

3rd January 1980 Jan 3, 1980 Presenter: Peter PowellPlaylist: (29) The Clash – London Calling (and charts) (54) Madness – My Girl (6) Paul McCartney – Wonderful Christmastime (video) (5) The Pretenders – Brass In Pocket (12) David Bowie – John I’m Only Dancing (Again) (video) (36) Boney M – I’m Born Again (17) The Beat – Tears Of A Clown (3) Fiddler’s Dram – Day Trip To Bangor (Didn’t We Have A Lovely Time) (30) Kurtis Blow – Christmas Rappin’ (24) Billy Preston & Syreeta – With You I’m Born Again (21) Chic – My Feet Keep Dancin’ (danced to by Legs & Co) (58) Dr. Hook – Better Love Next Time (1) Pink Floyd – Another Brick In The Wall (Part 2) (video) (15) Rose Royce – Is It Love You’re After (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 02 10th January 1980

S17 E02

Jan 10, 1980
view more

10th January 1980 Jan 10, 1980 Presenter: David JensenPlaylist: (14) Madness – My Girl (and charts) (63) Ufo – Young Blood (2) ABBA – I Have A Dream (video) (13) Rose Royce – Is It Love You’re After (video) (50) Joe Jackson – It’s Different For Girls (28) Sheila B. Devotion – Spacer (video) (21) The Skids – Working For The Yankee Dollar (7) K.C. & The Sunshine Band – Please Don’t Go (danced to by Legs & Co) (30) Dollar – I Wanna Hold Your Hand (20) The Nolans – I’m In The Mood For Dancing (1) Pink Floyd – Another Brick In The Wall (Part 2) (video) (26) Booker T. & The M.G.’S – Green Onions (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 03 17th January 1980

S17 E03

Jan 17, 1980
view more

17th January 1980 Jan 17, 1980 Presenter: Simon BatesPlaylist: (26) The Bee Gees – Spirits (Having Flown) (and charts) (52) New Musik – Living By Numbers (2) Billy Preston & Syreeta – With You I’m Born Again (53) Sad Café – Strange Little Girl (47) Sister Sledge – Got To Love Somebody (4) Madness – My Girl (32) Positive Force – We Got The Funk (60) Dexy’s Midnight Runners – Dance Stance (14) Dr. Hook – Better Love Next Time (58) Amii Stewart – Paradise Bird (17) Styx – Babe (video) (12) Booker T. & The M.G.’S – Green Onions (danced to by Legs & Co) (38) Rupert Holmes – Escape (The Piña Colada Song) (1) The Pretenders – Brass In Pocket (25) Jon & Vangelis – I Hear You Now (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 04 24th January 1980

S17 E04

Jan 24, 1980
view more

24th January 1980 Jan 24, 1980 Presenter: Mike ReadPlaylist: (21) Azymuth – Jazz Carnival (and charts) (54) Buggles – The Plastic Age (4) The Nolans – I’m In The Mood For Dancing (45) The Boomtown Rats – Someone’s Looking At You (16) The Bee Gees – Spirits (Having Flown) (danced to by Legs & Co) (12) Joe Jackson – It’s Different For Girls (50) Suzi Quatro – Mama’s Boy (9) Dollar – I Wanna Hold Your Hand (15) The Specials – Too Much Too Young (video) (53) Barbara Dickson – Caravan Song (30) Matchbox – Buzz Buzz A Diddle It (20) Sheila B. Devotion – Spacer (video) (22) The Regents – 7 Teen (1) The Pretenders – Brass In Pocket (29) Kool & The Gang – Too Hot (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 05 31st January 1980

S17 E05

Jan 31, 1980
view more

31st January 1980 Jan 31, 1980 Presenter: David JensenPlaylist: (29) The Selecter – Three Minute Hero (and charts) (56) The Revillos – Motorbike Beat (10) Kenny Rogers – Coward Of The County (video) (19) Azymuth – Jazz Carnival (danced to by Legs & Co) (47) John Foxx – Underpass (3) Madness – My Girl (52) The Shadows – Riders In The Sky (27) Rupert Holmes – Escape (The Piña Colada Song) (36) The Ramones – Baby I Love You (15) Jon & Vangelis – I Hear You Now (video) (46) Billy Ocean – Are You Ready WATCH (20) New Musik – Living By Numbers (40) Keith Michell – Captain Beaky (1) The Specials – Too Much Too Young (video) (30) Queen – Save Me (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 06 7th February 1980

S17 E06

Feb 7, 1980
view more

7th February 1980 Feb 7, 1980 Presenter: Steve WrightPlaylist: (30) Jefferson Starship – Jane (and charts) (46) The Tourists – So Good To Be Back Home Again (27) Cliff Richard – Carrie (video) (18) The Whispers – And The Beat Goes On (danced to by Legs & Co) (8) The Boomtown Rats – Someone’s Looking At You (3) The Nolans – I’m In The Mood For Dancing (44) The Chords – Maybe Tomorrow (11) The Regents – 7 Teen (20) Queen – Save Me (video) (21) The Selecter – Three Minute Hero (47) AC/DC – A Touch Too Much (28) Buggles – The Plastic Age (1) The Specials – Too Much Too Young (video) (5) Joe Jackson – It’s Different For Girls (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 07 15th February 1980

S17 E07

Feb 15, 1980
view more

15th February 1980 Feb 15, 1980 Presenter: Simon BatesPlaylist: (23) Kool & The Gang – Too Hot (and charts) (22) Matchbox – Buzz Buzz A Diddle It (5) Keith Michell – Captain Beaky (55) The Flying Lizards – T.V. (17) Elvis Costello & The Attractions – I Can’t Stand Up For Falling Down (video) (12) Michael Jackson – Rock With You (danced to by Legs & Co) (39) Dave Edmunds – Singing The Blues (8) Jon & Vangelis – I Hear You Now (video) (21) The Shadows – Riders In The Sky (49) Marti Webb – Take That Look Off Your Face (45) Stiff Little Fingers – At The Edge (1) Kenny Rogers – Coward Of The County (video) (20) The Ramones – Baby I Love You (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 08 22nd February 1980

S17 E08

Feb 22, 1980
view more

22nd February 1980 Feb 22, 1980 Presenter: Peter PowellPlaylist: (30) Rainbow – All Night Long (and charts) (40) Shakin’ Stevens – Hot Dog (3) Blondie – Atomic (video) (48) The Beat – Hands Off She’s Mine (18) Buggles – The Plastic Age (10) The Tourists – So Good To Be Back Home Again (23) Fern Kinney – Together We Are Beautiful (8) The Ramones – Baby I Love You (2) The Whispers – And The Beat Goes On (danced to by Legs & Co) (6) Cliff Richard – Carrie (video) (46) Iron Maiden – Running Free (1) Kenny Rogers – Coward Of The County (video) (25) Peter Gabriel – Games Without Frontiers (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 09 28th February 1980

S17 E09

Feb 28, 1980
view more

28th February 1980 Feb 28, 1980 Presenter: David JensenPlaylist: (21) Jefferson Starship – Jane (and charts) (5) Elvis Costello & The Attractions – I Can’t Stand Up For Falling Down (6) Marti Webb – Take That Look Off Your Face (34) The Vapors – Turning Japanese (7) Michael Jackson – Rock With You (video) (47) Liquid Gold – Dance Yourself Dizzy (40) The Gibson Brothers – Cuba (17) Peter Gabriel – Games Without Frontiers (video) (25) Stiff Little Fingers – At The Edge (28) Dave Edmunds – Singing The Blues (19) The Police – So Lonely (danced to by Legs & Co) (22) Rainbow – All Night Long (video) (12) The Shadows – Riders In The Sky (1) Blondie – Atomic (video) (23) David Bowie – Alabama Song (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 10 6th March 1980

S17 E10

Mar 6, 1980
view more

6th March 1980 Mar 6, 1980 Presenter: Dave Lee TravisPlaylist: (19) The Gibson Brothers – Cuba (and charts) (44) The Lambrettas – Poison Ivy (25) Captain & Tenille – Do That To Me One More Time (video) (42) U.K. Subs – Warhead (16) The Beat – Hands Off She’s Mine (39) Martha & The Muffins – Echo Beach (30) Shakin’ Stevens – Hot Dog (40) Squeeze – Another Nail In My Heart (2) Fern Kinney – Together We Are Beautiful (danced to by Legs & Co) (41) Tony Rallo & The Midnight Band – Holdin’ On (1) Blondie – Atomic (video) (23) Liquid Gold – Dance Yourself Dizzy (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 11 13th March 1980

S17 E11

Mar 13, 1980
view more

13th March 1980 Mar 13, 1980 Presenter: Steve WrightPlaylist: (23) Rush – Spirit Of Radio (and charts) (39) The Dooleys – Love Patrol (6) The Police – So Lonely (video) (20) The Detroit Spinners – Working My Way Back To You – Forgive Me Girl (Medley) (danced to by Legs & Co) (25) Brothers Johnson – Stomp (video) (40) Secret Affair – My World (14) Liquid Gold – Dance Yourself Dizzy (5) Rainbow – All Night Long (video) (8) The Vapors – Turning Japanese (36) Siouxsie & The Banshees – Happy House (18) The Gibson Brothers – Cuba (4) Peter Gabriel – Games Without Frontiers (video) (3) Marti Webb – Take That Look Off Your Face (35) Genesis – Turn It On Again (1) Fern Kinney – Together We Are Beautiful (7) Captain & Tenille – Do That To Me One More Time (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 12 20th March 1980

S17 E12

Mar 20, 1980
view more

20th March 1980 Mar 20, 1980 Presenter: Mike ReadPlaylist: (8) The Detroit Spinners – Working My Way Back To You – Forgive Me Girl (Medley) (and charts) (31) The Bodysnatchers – Let’s Do Rock Steady (26) Squeeze – Another Nail In My Heart (16) Rush – Spirit Of Radio (danced to by Legs & Co) (43) Sad Café – My Oh My (27) The Lambrettas – Poison Ivy (29) Barbara Dickson – January February (24) Shakin’ Stevens – Hot Dog (40) UB40 – Food For Thought (15) Martha & The Muffins – Echo Beach (video) (45) B.A. Robertson – Kool In The Kaftan (1) The Jam – Going Underground (video) (4) The Vapors – Turning Japanese (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 13 27th March 1980

S17 E13

Mar 27, 1980
view more

27th March 1980 Mar 27, 1980 Presenter: Peter PowellPlaylist: (3) The Vapors – Turning Japanese (and charts) (4) Liquid Gold – Dance Yourself Dizzy (23) Genesis – Turn It On Again (11) Brothers Johnson – Stomp (danced to by Legs & Co) (38) Dr. Hook – Sexy Eyes (25) Judas Priest – Living After Midnight (21) Siouxsie & The Banshees – Happy House (27) Secret Affair – My World (29) The Dooleys – Love Patrol (32) John Foxx – No One Driving (5) The Detroit Spinners – Working My Way Back To You – Forgive Me Girl (Medley) (video) (1) The Jam – Going Underground (30) Leon Haywood – Don’t Push It, Don’t Force It (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 14 3rd April 1980

S17 E14

Apr 3, 1980
view more

3rd April 1980 Apr 3, 1980 Presenter: David JensenPlaylist: (15) Judas Priest – Living After Midnight (and charts) (14) Madness – Night Boat To Cairo (12) Barbara Dickson – January February (37) Dexy’s Midnight Runners – Geno (26) The Pretenders – Talk Of The Town (video) (19) Leon Haywood – Don’t Push It, Don’t Force It (danced to by Legs & Co) (10) UB40 – Food For Thought (34) The Selecter – Missing Words (25) B.A. Robertson – Kool In The Kaftan (7) The Lambrettas – Poison Ivy (NEW) Prima Donna – Love Enough For Two (1) The Jam – Going Underground (9) Dr. Hook – Sexy Eyes (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 15 10th April 1980

S17 E15

Apr 10, 1980
view more

10th April 1980 Apr 10, 1980 Presenter: Simon BatesPlaylist: (2) Liquid Gold – Dance Yourself Dizzy (and charts) (43) The Undertones – My Perfect Cousin (19) David Essex – Silver Dream Machine (Part 1) (video) (4) Dr. Hook – Sexy Eyes (danced to by Legs & Co) (37) Saxon – Wheels Of Steel (46) Sky – Toccata (12) Judas Priest – Living After Midnight (17) Siouxsie & The Banshees – Happy House (24) Sad Café – My Oh My (22) The Bodysnatchers – Let’s Do Rock Steady (45) Buggles – Clean Clean (1) The Detroit Spinners – Working My Way Back To You – Forgive Me Girl (Medley) (video) (16) Secret Affair – My World (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 16 17th April 1980

S17 E16

Apr 17, 1980
view more

17th April 1980 Apr 17, 1980 Presenter: Jimmy Savile O.B.E.Playlist: (14) Leon Haywood – Don’t Push It, Don’t Force It (and charts) (37) Phil Lynott – Dear Miss Lonely Hearts (11) Barbara Dickson – January February (50) Girl – Hollywood Tease (2) Blondie – Call Me (danced to by Legs & Co) (19) B.A. Robertson – Kool In The Kaftan (26) The Selecter – Missing Words (51) The Ruts – Staring At The Rude Boys (8) The Pretenders – Talk Of The Town (video) (12) Dexy’s Midnight Runners – Geno (34) The Nolans – Don’t Make Waves (4) UB40 – Food For Thought (47) Sham 69 – Tell The Children (1) The Detroit Spinners – Working My Way Back To You – Forgive Me Girl (Medley) (video) (30) Bobby Thurston – Check Out The Groove (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 17 24th April 1980

S17 E17

Apr 24, 1980
view more

24th April 1980 Apr 24, 1980 Presenter: Steve WrightPlaylist: (27) Rodney Franklin – The Groove (and charts) (50) Smokie – Take Good Care Of My Baby (7) Paul McCartney – Coming Up (video) (41) The Cure – A Forest (30) Elvis Costello & The Attractions – Hi Fidelity (video) (11) Sky – Toccata (14) Sad Café – My Oh My (47) Cockney Rejects – The Greatest Cockney Rip-Off (26) Bobby Thurston – Check Out The Groove (danced to by Legs & Co) (36) Bad Manners – Ne-Ne Na-Na Na-Na Nu-Nu (6) David Essex – Silver Dream Machine (Part 1) (video) (21) The Undertones – My Perfect Cousin (NEW) Johnny Logan – What’s Another Year? (1) Blondie – Call Me (video) (2) Dexy’s Midnight Runners – Geno (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 18 1st May 1980

S17 E18

May 1, 1980
view more

1st May 1980 May 1, 1980 Presenter: Tommy VancePlaylist: (12) Leon Haywood – Don’t Push It, Don’t Force It (and charts) (38) New Musik – This World Of Water (19) Narada Michael Walden – I Shoulda Loved Ya (video) (57) The Chords – Something’s Missing (13) Rodney Franklin – The Groove (danced to by Legs & Co) (30) Whitesnake – Fool For Your Loving (video) (36) Jimmy Ruffin – Hold On To My Love (20) Saxon – Wheels Of Steel (31) Hot Chocolate – No Doubt About It (23) Motörhead – Leaving Here (25) The Nolans – Don’t Make Waves (58) The Beat – Mirror In The Bathroom (29) Kate Bush – Breathing (video) (1) Dexy’s Midnight Runners – Geno (15) Johnny Logan – What’s Another Year? (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 19 8th May 1980

S17 E19

May 8, 1980
view more

8th May 1980 May 8, 1980 Presenter: Peter PowellPlaylist: (30) Mystic Merlin – Just Can’t Give You Up (and charts) (72) The Human League – Rock And Roll (2) Johnny Logan – What’s Another Year? (51) Prelude – Platinum Blonde (25) Michael Jackson – She’s Out Of My Life (video) (67) Matchbox – Midnite Dynamos (28) Average White Band – Let’s Go Round Again (danced to by Legs & Co) (73) Jona Lewie – You’ll Always Find Me In The Kitchen At Parties (23) Cockney Rejects – The Greatest Cockney Rip-Off (63) Boney M – My Friend Jack (video) (27) The Ruts – Staring At The Rude Boys (53) Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark – Messages (10) The Undertones – My Perfect Cousin (1) Dexy’s Midnight Runners – Geno (9) Hot Chocolate – No Doubt About It (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 20 15th May 1980

S17 E20

May 15, 1980
view more

15th May 1980 May 15, 1980 Presenter: Dave Lee TravisPlaylist: (25) Crown Heights Affair – You Gave Me Love (and charts) (47) Squeeze – Pulling Mussels (From The Shell) (18) Roxy Music – Over You (7) Jimmy Ruffin – Hold On To My Love (24) Mystic Merlin – Just Can’t Give You Up (danced to by Legs & Co) (6) Hot Chocolate – No Doubt About It (26) The Four Bucketeers – The Bucket Of Water Song (20) Whitesnake – Fool For Your Loving (video) (13) The Nolans – Don’t Make Waves (4) The Beat – Mirror In The Bathroom (19) Kate Bush – Breathing (video) (44) Peter Gabriel – No Self Control (8) Narada Michael Walden – I Shoulda Loved Ya (video) (1) Johnny Logan – What’s Another Year? (23) MASH – Theme From M*A*S*H (Suicide Is Painless) (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 21 22nd May 1980

S17 E21

May 22, 1980
view more

22nd May 1980 May 22, 1980 Presenter: Mike ReadPlaylist: (25) Lipps Inc – Funky Town (and charts) (48) The Lambrettas – D-a-a-ance (3) Michael Jackson – She’s Out Of My Life (video) (32) U.K. Subs – Teenage (27) Jona Lewie – You’ll Always Find Me In The Kitchen At Parties (52) Karel Fialka – The Eyes Have It (18) The Specials – Rat Race (video) (45) Cockney Rejects – I’m Forever Blowing Bubbles (10) Gary Numan – We Are Glass (video) (35) Junior Murvin – Police And Thieves (17) Average White Band – Let’s Go Round Again (6) MASH – Theme From M*A*S*H (Suicide Is Painless) (danced to by Legs & Co) (26) Matchbox – Midnite Dynamos (1) Johnny Logan – What’s Another Year? (23) Jermaine Jackson – Let’s Get Serious (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 22 29th May 1980

S17 E22

May 29, 1980
view more

29th May 1980 May 29, 1980 Presenter: David JensenPlaylist: (22) Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway – Back Together Again (and charts) (52) Liquid Gold – Substitute (2) Hot Chocolate – No Doubt About It (44) Elton John – Little Jeannie (17) Crown Heights Affair – You Gave Me Love (danced to by Legs & Co) (13) Don McLean – Crying (video) (37) Thin Lizzy – Chinatown (6) Roxy Music – Over You (26) Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark – Messages (21) Jermaine Jackson – Let’s Get Serious (video) (36) Stiff Little Fingers – Nobody’s Hero (23) Mystic Merlin – Just Can’t Give You Up (video) (NEW) Lena Zavaroni – Jump Down Jimmy (1) MASH – Theme From M*A*S*H (Suicide Is Painless) (danced to by Legs & Co) (9) Lipps Inc – Funky Town (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 23 07th August 1980

S17 E23

Aug 7, 1980
view more

07th August 1980 Aug 7, 1980 Presenters: Peter Powell & Elton JohnPlaylist: (26) The Piranhas – Tom Hark (2) Diana Ross – Upside Down (video) (9) Roxy Music – Oh Yeah (On The Radio) (16) Tom Browne – Funkin’ For Jamaica (danced to by Legs & Co) (21) Hot Chocolate – Are You Getting Enough Of What Makes You Happy (29) Kelly Marie – Feels Like I’m In Love (7) The Gap Band – Oops Upside Your Head (video) (14) The Gibson Brothers – Marianna (3) Odyssey – Use It Up And Wear It Out (danced to by Legs & Co) (13) Olivia Newton-John & Electric Light Orchestra – Xanadu (video) (63) Don McLean – Crying (video) (5) Sheena Easton – 9 To 5 (15) Bad Manners – Lip Up Fatty (1) ABBA – The Winner Takes It All (video) (10) George Benson – Give Me The Night (crowd dancing) (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 24 14th August 1980

S17 E24

Aug 14, 1980
view more

14th August 1980 Aug 14, 1980 Presenters: Tommy Vance & Roger DaltreyPlaylist: (29) Ultravox – Sleepwalk (4) David Bowie – Ashes To Ashes (video) (18) Electric Light Orchestra – All Over The World (danced to by Legs & Co) (22) Mike Berry – The Sunshine Of Your Smile (24) Grace Jones – Private Life (27) Village People – Can’t Stop The Music (video) (30) Sue Wilkinson – You Gotta Be A Hustler If You Wanna Get On (1) ABBA – The Winner Takes It All (video) (2) Diana Ross – Upside Down (crowd dancing) (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 25 21st August 1980

S17 E25

Aug 21, 1980
view more

21st August 1980 Aug 21, 1980 Presenters: Steve Wright & Cliff RichardPlaylist: (28) Nick Straker Band – A Walk In The Park (25) Sheena Easton – Modern Girl (3) The Jam – Start (video) (32) Shakin’ Stevens – Marie Marie (24) The Clash – Bank Robber (danced to by Legs & Co) (30) Billy Joel – It’s Still Rock And Roll To Me (video) (27) Hazel O’Connor – Eighth Day (9) The Piranhas – Tom Hark (8) Kelly Marie – Feels Like I’m In Love (20) Cliff Richard – Dreamin’ (1) David Bowie – Ashes To Ashes (video) (11) Electric Light Orchestra – All Over The World (crowd dancing) (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 26 28th August 1980

S17 E26

Aug 28, 1980
view more

28th August 1980 Aug 28, 1980 Presenters: Peter Powell & B.A. RobertsonPlaylist: (37) The Barracudas – Summer Fun (8) Gary Numan – I Die You Die (video) (44) The Selecter – The Whisper (10) Mike Berry – The Sunshine Of Your Smile (33) The Skids – Circus Games (48) Elton John – Sartorial Eloquence (25) Sue Wilkinson – You Gotta Be A Hustler If You Wanna Get On (39) Ian Dury & The Blockheads – I Want To Be Straight (17) Village People – Can’t Stop The Music (video) (49) Judas Priest – United (1) David Bowie – Ashes To Ashes (video) (30) The Beat – Best Friend (crowd dancing) (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 27 4th September 1980

S17 E27

Sep 4, 1980
view more

4th September 1980 Sep 4, 1980 Presenters: Dave Lee Travis & Kevin KeeganPlaylist: (45) Secret Affair – Sound Of Confusion (3) Kelly Marie – Feels Like I’m In Love (22) Nick Straker Band – A Walk In The Park (5) Hazel O’Connor – Eighth Day (20) Billy Joel – It’s Still Rock And Roll To Me (danced to by Legs & Co) (10) Cliff Richard – Dreamin’ (13) Sheena Easton – Modern Girl (27) The Beat – Best Friend (video) (26) Randy Crawford – One Day I’ll Fly Away (1) The Jam – Start (video) (12) The Clash – Bankrobber (crowd dancing) (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 28 11th September 1980

S17 E28

Sep 11, 1980
view more

11th September 1980 Sep 11, 1980 Presenters: Jimmy Savile O.B.E. & Richard SkinnerPlaylist: (32) The Skids – Circus Games (17) Black Sabbath – Paranoid (video) (25) Ian Dury & The Blockheads – I Want To Be Straight (7) Elvis Presley – It’s Only Love (danced to by Legs & Co) (21) Shakin’ Stevens – Marie Marie (26) Judas Priest – United (40) Splodgenessabounds – Two Little Boys (27) Split Enz – I Got You (1) Kelly Marie – Feels Like I’m In Love (18) Queen – Another One Bites The Dust (crowd dancing) (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 29 18th September 1980

S17 E29

Sep 18, 1980
view more

18th September 1980 Sep 18, 1980 Presenters: Simon Bates & Olivia Newton-JohnPlaylist: (32) XTC – Generals And Majors (video) (2) Randy Crawford – One Day I’ll Fly Away (4) Stevie Wonder – Masterblaster (Jammin’) (video) (8) Sheena Easton – Modern Girl (20) Nick Straker Band – A Walk In The Park (21) Madness – Baggy Trousers (video) (15) Billy Joel – It’s Still Rock And Roll To Me (video) (1) Kelly Marie – Feels Like I’m In Love (10) Queen – Another One Bites The Dust (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 30 25th September 1980

S17 E30

Sep 25, 1980
view more

25th September 1980 Sep 25, 1980 Presenters: Mike Read & Russ AbbotPlaylist: (35) Black Slate – Amigo (22) Split Enz – I Got You (13) Diana Ross – My Old Piano (video) (7) Queen – Another One Bites The Dust (danced to by Legs & Co) (8) Ottawan – D.I.S.C.O. (video) (16) Shalamar – I Owe You One (video) (43) Linx – You’re Lying (1) The Police – Don’t Stand So Close To Me (video) (24) Change – Searching (crowd dancing) (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 31 2nd October 1980

S17 E31

Oct 2, 1980
view more

2nd October 1980 Oct 2, 1980 Presenter: Dave Lee TravisPlaylist: (22) Gillan – Trouble (2) Stevie Wonder – Masterblaster (Jammin’) (video) (38) Matchbox – When You Ask About Love (18) Thin Lizzy – Killer On The Loose (video) (11) Change – Searching (danced to by Legs & Co) (20) Odyssey – If You’re Looking For A Way Out (video) (4) Madness – Baggy Trousers (1) The Police – Don’t Stand So Close To Me (video) (17) Bob Marley & The Wailers – Three Little Birds (crowd dancing) (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 32 9th October 1980

S17 E32

Oct 9, 1980
view more

9th October 1980 Oct 9, 1980 Presenter: Peter PowellPlaylist: (27) Status Quo – What You’re Proposing (5) Diana Ross – My Old Piano (video) (35) Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark – Enola Gay (9) Black Slate – Amigo (19) Coffee – Casanova (danced to by Legs & Co) (25) The Nolans – Gotta Pull Myself Together (video) (23) Linx – You’re Lying (36) Gilbert O’Sullivan – What’s In A Kiss? (1) The Police – Don’t Stand So Close To Me (video) (2) Ottawan – D.I.S.C.O. (crowd dancing) (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 33 16th October 1980

S17 E33

Oct 16, 1980
view more

16th October 1980 Oct 16, 1980 Presenter: Tommy VancePlaylist: (3) Madness – Baggy Trousers (36) Showaddywaddy – Why Do Lovers Break Each Other’s Hearts (9) Barbra Streisand – Woman In Love (danced to by Legs & Co) (37) Adam & The Ants – Dog Eat Dog (21) George Benson – Love X Love (video) (10) Matchbox – When You Ask About Love (25) Bad Manners – Special Brew (1) The Police – Don’t Stand So Close To Me (video) (2) Ottawan – D.I.S.C.O. (crowd dancing) (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 34 23rd October 1980

S17 E34

Oct 23, 1980
view more

23rd October 1980 Oct 23, 1980 Presenter: Dave Lee TravisPlaylist: (4) Status Quo – What You’re Proposing (9) The Nolans – Gotta Pull Myself Together (video) (27) Gilbert O’Sullivan – What’s In A Kiss? (37) Kelly Marie – Loving Just For Fun (20) Air Supply – All Out Of Love (video) (26) Kate Bush – Army Dreamers (video) (12) Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark – Enola Gay (2) Ottawan – D.I.S.C.O. (danced to by Legs & Co) (1) Barbra Streisand – Woman In Love (danced to by Legs & Co) (13) Coffee – Casanova (crowd dancing) (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 35 30th October 1980

S17 E35

Oct 30, 1980
view more

30th October 1980 Oct 30, 1980 Presenters: Peter Powell & Colin BerryPlaylist: (13) Adam & The Ants – Dog Eat Dog (6) Odyssey – If You’re Looking For A Way Out (video) (5) Bad Manners – Special Brew (20) David Bowie – Fashion (danced to by Legs & Co) (17) Sheena Easton – One Man Woman (video) (25) Olivia Newton-John & Cliff Richard – Suddenly (video) (22) Showaddywaddy – Why Do Lovers Break Each Other’s Hearts (1) Barbra Streisand – Woman In Love (video) (26) Stephanie Mills – Never Knew Love Like This Before (crowd dancing) (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 36 6th November 1980

S17 E36

Nov 6, 1980
view more

6th November 1980 Nov 6, 1980 Presenters: Jimmy Savile O.B.E. & Richard SkinnerPlaylist: (33) Kool & The Gang – Celebration (2) Status Quo – What You’re Proposing (19) Dennis Waterman with The Dennis Waterman Band – I Could Be So Good For You (18) Stephanie Mills – Never Knew Love Like This Before (video) (NEW) Neil Diamond – Love On The Rocks (video) (29) Roxy Music – The Same Old Scene (danced to by Legs & Co) (25) UB40 – The Earth Dies Screaming (video) (21) Motörhead – Ace Of Spades (1) Barbra Streisand – Woman In Love (video) (30) John Lennon – (Just Like) Starting Over (crowd dancing) (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 37 13th November 1980

S17 E37

Nov 13, 1980
view more

13th November 1980 Nov 13, 1980 Presenter: Simon BatesPlaylist: (35) Iron Maiden – Women In Uniform (6) David Bowie – Fashion (video) (33) Gladys Knight & The Pips – Bourgie Bourgie (20) John Lennon – (Just Like) Starting Over (danced to by Legs & Co) (32) Liquid Gold – The Night The Wine And The Roses (43) Spandau Ballet – To Cut A Long Story Short (13) ABBA – Super Trouper (video) (1) Blondie – The Tide Is High (video) (30) Young & Company – I Like (What You’re Doing To Me) (crowd dancing) (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 38 20th November 1980

S17 E38

Nov 20, 1980
view more

20th November 1980 Nov 20, 1980 Presenter: Dave Lee TravisPlaylist: (15) Motörhead – Ace Of Spades (23) The Boomtown Rats – Banana Republic (video) (18) Diana Ross – I’m Coming Out (danced to by Legs & Co) (30) Eddy Grant – Do You Feel My Love? (22) Rod Stewart – Passion (video) (12) Kool & The Gang – Celebration (4) Dennis Waterman with The Dennis Waterman Band – I Could Be So Good For You (1) Blondie – The Tide Is High (video) (11) UB40 – The Earth Dies Screaming (crowd dancing) (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 39 27th November 1980

S17 E39

Nov 27, 1980
view more

27th November 1980 Nov 27, 1980 Presenter: Tommy VancePlaylist: (50) Showaddywaddy – Blue Moon (10) UB40 – Dream A Lie (video) (42) Robert Palmer – Looking For Clues (26) Electric Light Orchestra – Don’t Walk Away (danced to by Legs & Co) (49) The Stray Cats – Runaway Boys (11) Spandau Ballet – To Cut A Long Story Short (12) Madness – Embarrassment (video) (1) ABBA – Super Trouper (video) (20) Young & Company – I Like (What You’re Doing To Me) (crowd dancing) (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 40 4th December 1980

S17 E40

Dec 4, 1980
view more

4th December 1980 Dec 4, 1980 Presenter: Peter PowellPlaylist: (9) Eddy Grant – Do You Feel My Love? (27) Neil Diamond – Love On The Rocks (video) (15) Jona Lewie – Stop The Cavalry (22) Kenny Rogers – Lady (danced to by Legs & Co) (17) AC/DC – Rock ‘N’ Roll Ain’t Noise Pollution (video) (16) St. Winifred’s School Choir – There’s No-One Quite Like Grandma (3) The Boomtown Rats – Banana Republic (1) ABBA – Super Trouper (video) (13) Diana Ross – I’m Coming Out (crowd dancing) (and credits)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 41 11th December 1980

S17 E41

Dec 11, 1980
view more

11th December 1980 Dec 11, 1980 Presenter: Richard SkinnerPlaylist: (16) Adam & The Ants – Antmusic (32) Showaddywaddy – Blue Moon (4) Madness – Embarrassment (17) Status Quo – Lies (video) (31) Matchbox – Somewhere Over The Rainbow (9) The Police – De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da (video) (20) Queen – Flash (video) (10) The Stray Cats – Runaway Boys (1) ABBA – Super Trouper (video) (and credits) (-) John Lennon – Imagine (live clip)

Not Available
Season 17, Episode 42 18th December 1980

S17 E42

Dec 18, 1980
view more

18th December 1980 Dec 18, 1980 Presenter: Simon BatesPlaylist: (31) The Beat – Too Nice To Talk To (2) St. Winifred’s School Choir – There’s No-One Quite Like Grandma (27) The Barron Knights – Never Mind The Presents (34) The Specials – Do Nothing (35) Gary Numan – This Wreckage (33) Robert Palmer – Looking For Clues (18) Chas & Dave – Rabbit (39) The Nolans – Who’s Gonna Rock You (3) Jona Lewie – Stop The Cavalry (1) John Lennon – (Just Like) Starting Over (danced to by Legs & Co) (and credits)

Not Available