What was the song of the year in 1978?

What was the song of the year in 1978?

On February 23, 1978, both Barbra Streisand’s “Love Theme from A Star Is Born (Evergreen)” and Debby Boone’s “You Light Up My Life” were awarded the Best Song Grammy—the first tie in that category in Grammy history.

What was the biggest selling song of 1978?

Rivers of Babylon
Boney M. had the best-selling single of the year with “Rivers of Babylon”/”Brown Girl in the Ring”. The song spent nineteen weeks in the top 10 (including five weeks at number one) and was certified platinum by the BPI.

Who was number one in the charts in 1978?

Best-selling singles

No. Title Artist
1 “Rivers of Babylon”/”Brown Girl in the Ring” Boney M
2 “You’re the One That I Want” John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John
3 “Summer Nights” John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John
4 “Three Times a Lady” The Commodores

What was the #1 album in 1981?

Albums from the Year 1981

# Artist Album Title
1 Queen Queen’s Greatest Hits I
2 The Rolling Stones Tattoo You
3 The Police Ghost In The Machine
4 Phil Collins Face Value

What song came out in 1986?

Billboard Year-End Hot 100 singles of 1986

Title Artist(s)
1 “That’s What Friends Are For” Dionne and Friends (Dionne Warwick, Gladys Knight, Elton John and Stevie Wonder)
2 “Say You, Say Me” Lionel Richie
3 “I Miss You” Klymaxx
4 “On My Own” Patti LaBelle and Michael McDonald

What was the top selling album of 1981?


Year Performing artist(s) Album
1981 REO Speedwagon Hi Infidelity
1982 Asia Asia
1983 Michael Jackson Thriller