SA Rock Lists

SA Charts 1969 - 1989
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DATE TITLE ARTIST POS WKS
15-Aug-75 PALOMA BLANCA GEORGE BAKER SELECTION 1 13
05-Mar-76 PAPA TOM JONES 20 1
05-Sep-86 PAPA DON'T PREACH MADONNA 4 15
15-Jun-73 PAPA WAS A ROLLING STONE TEMPTATIONS 6 12
05-Nov-71 PAPA'S GONNA KISS IT BETTER WILLIAM E. (aka BILLY FORREST) 8 10
05-Dec-87 PAPER IN FIRE JOHN COUGAR MELLENCAMP 8 13
15-Feb-74 PAPER ROSES MARIE OSMOND 10 7
05-Jul-80 PARADISE ROAD JOY 1 19
13-Nov-70 PARANOID BLACK SABBATH 3 11
03-Oct-86 PARANOIMIA ART OF NOISE & MAX HEADROOM 10 11
07-Dec-79 PART OF ME THAT NEEDS YOU MOST, THE EXILE 2 17
05-Jan-79 PART TIME LOVE ELTON JOHN 6 11
08-Nov-85 PART TIME LOVER STEVIE WONDER 7 15
05-May-72 PASADENA JOHN EDMOND 17 5
25-Dec-82 PASS THE DUTCHIE MUSICAL YOUTH 7 13
14-Dec-84 PASSENGERS ELTON JOHN 15 7
10-Jan-81 PASSION ROD STEWART 1 14
21-Dec-73 PEACEMAKER, THE ALBERT HAMMOND 1 19
20-Aug-88 PERFECT FAIRGROUND ATTRACTION 1 24
05-Nov-88 PERFECT WORLD HUEY LEWIS & THE NEWS 14 11
01-May-82 PERHAPS LOVE PLACIDO DOMINGO & JOHN DENVER 11 9
09-Jan-88 PERSONA NON GRATA GINO VANNELLI 18 2
28-Dec-73 PHOTOGRAPH RINGO STARR 2 15
14-Aug-82 PHYSICAL OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN 11 6
08-Aug-75 PICTURE OF PATCHES, A JODY WAYNE 6 11
23-May-69 PINBALL WIZARD WHO 6 6
06-Oct-78 PLACE IN YOUR HEART NAZARETH 3 20
23-Feb-80 PLEASE DON'T GO KC & THE SUNSHINE BAND 1 23
28-Feb-75 PLEASE MR. POSTMAN PAT BOONE FAMILY 20 1
07-Feb-75 PLEASE MR. POSTMAN CARPENTERS 1 15
01-Aug-75 PLEASE STAY JONATHAN BUTLER 2 13
29-Mar-74 PLEDGING MY LOVE DIANA ROSS & MARVIN GAYE 18 3
25-May-84 POLITICS OF DANCING REFLEX 19 4
26-Sep-69 POLK SALAD ANNIE TONY JOE WHITE 18 1
02-Oct-70 POOR LITTLE RICH GIRL DICKIE LOADER 7 6
19-Mar-88 POP GOES THE WORLD MEN WITHOUT HATS 3 23
03-Aug-79 POP MUZIK M 1 18
01-Sep-72 POPCORN POPCORN MAKERS 6 10
25-Aug-72 POPCORN HOT BUTTER 13 9
17-Mar-72 POPPA JOE SWEET 12 9
13-Sep-85 POWER OF LOVE JENNIFER RUSH 1 28
22-Nov-85 POWER OF LOVE HUEY LEWIS & THE NEWS 4 16
28-Nov-81 PRETEND ALVIN STARDUST 15 5
19-Dec-69 PRETTY BELINDA CHRIS ANDREWS 1 19
16-Jun-72 PRETTY MAID TONY MARSHALL 17 5
28-Nov-81 PRINCE CHARMING ADAM & THE ANTS 6 10
27-Mar-82 PRIVATE EYES HALL & OATES 14 2
18-Apr-75 PRIVATE NUMBER LIONEL PETERSEN 5 11
23-May-69 PROUD MARY CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL 1 13
20-Feb-88 PUMP UP THE VOLUME MAS 5 15
02-Jun-72 PUPPY LOVE DONNY OSMOND 11 5
04-Sep-70 PUSH MR. PRIDE ASIDE PERCY SLEDGE 7 10
12-Mar-71 PUSHBIKE SONG MIXTURES 9 9
12-Sep-69 PUT A LITTLE LOVE IN YOUR HEART JACKIE DE SHANNON 1 12
23-Apr-71 PUT YOUR HAND IN THE HAND ALAN GARRITY 1 13
19-Aug-83 PUTTIN' ON THE RITZ TACO 3 17
19-Sep-81 QUEEN OF HEARTS JUICE NEWTON 2 19
24-Jul-70 QUESTION MOODY BLUES 7 6
28-Feb-69 QUICK JOEY SMALL REAL McCOY 8 6
06-Oct-78 RACE IS ON, THE SUZI QUATRO 8 11
01-Oct-88 RACE, THE YELLO 1 20
09-Jun-72 RADANCER MARMALADE 8 11
09-Mar-84 RADIO GA GA QUEEN 4 15
28-Jan-89 RADIO ROMANCE TIFFANY 7 3
09-Jul-71 RAIN, RAIN, RAIN GENTLE PEOPLE 3 12
18-Sep-70 RAINBOW MARMALADE 13 6
16-Jan-70 RAINDROPS KEEP FALLING ON MY HEAD B.J. THOMAS 1 12
09-Jul-76 RAMAJA GLENYS LYNNE 1 16
05-May-72 RANGER'S WALTZ, THE MOMS & DADS 12 7
23-Feb-80 RAPPER'S DELIGHT SUGARHILL GANG 3 17
21-Mar-81 RAPTURE BLONDIE 6 8
22-Sep-78 RASPUTIN BONEY M 9 7
19-Mar-71 RAVER, THE TROGGS 15 4
29-Oct-88 REACH MARTINI RANCH 20 1
06-Jun-75 REACH OUT I'LL BE THERE GLORIA GAYNOR 11 8
06-Mar-70 REBECCA STEIN BATS 17 3
01-Jul-77 RED LIGHT (SPELLS DANGER) BILLY OCEAN 5 9
20-Jan-84 RED RED WINE UB40 1 24
20-Feb-70 REFLECTIONS OF MY LIFE MARMALADE 5 8
24-Feb-84 REGGAE NIGHT JIMMY CLIFF 2 15
23-May-87 RESPECTABLE MEL & KIM 2 17
23-Jul-88 REV IT UP JERRY HARRISON 14 3
26-Sep-75 RHINESTONE COWBOY GLEN CAMPBELL 2 14
31-May-85 RHYTHM OF THE NIGHT DEBARGE 5 15
01-Mar-85 RIDDLE, THE NIK KERSHAW 9 10
15-Dec-78 RIGHT DOWN THE LINE GERRY RAFFERTY 17 6
03-Aug-79 RING MY BELL ANITA WARD 3 12
25-Apr-69 RING OF FIRE ERIC BURDON & THE ANIMALS 6 5
17-May-85 RING OF ICE JENNIFER RUSH 1 23
28-Dec-73 RING, RING ABBA 3 15
15-Oct-71 RINGS CYMARRON 12 4
21-Dec-79 RISE HERB ALPERT 3 18
16-Jul-88 RISE TO THE OCCASION CLIMIE FISHER 1 16
05-Feb-71 RIVER DEEP, MOUNTAIN HIGH FOUR TOPS & THE SUPREMES 14 4
09-Jun-78 RIVERS OF BABYLON BONEY M 1 21
27-Dec-85 ROAD TO NOWHERE TALKING HEADS 6 17
06-Jul-84 ROBERT DE NIRO'S WAITING BANANARAMA 7 10
08-Nov-80 ROCK HARD SUZI QUATRO 5 10
18-Apr-86 ROCK ME AMADEUS FALCO 1 20
27-Sep-74 ROCK ME GENTLY ANDY KIM 3 15
06-Aug-76 ROCK ME TO SLEEP MIKE EAGER 13 8
18-Mar-77 ROCK 'N ME STEVE MILLER BAND 3 12
10-Oct-81 ROCK 'N ROLL DREAMS COME THROUGH JIM STEINMAN 5 9
02-Sep-83 ROCK 'N ROLL IS KING ELO 7 14
31-Mar-72 ROCK 'N ROLL LULLABY WATERLOO 9 9
08-Aug-75 ROCK 'N ROLL SINGER COPPERFIELD 19 2
20-Jun-75 ROCK 'N ROLL SOULJER DONOVAN 14 8
13-Sep-74 ROCK THE BOAT HUES CORPORATION 5 13
23-Aug-74 ROCK YOUR BABY GEORGE McCRAE 2 23
15-Nov-74 ROCKIN' IN THE U.S.A. BIG JOHN'S ROCK 'N ROLL CIRCUS 11 6
13-Feb-76 ROCKY DICKEY LEE 18 4
30-Jan-76 ROCKY AUSTIN ROBERTS 1 11
10-Aug-84 ROMANCING THE STONE EDDY GRANT 20 2
28-Feb-81 ROME DSCHINGIS KHAN 14 5
03-May-80 ROMEO'S TUNE STEVE FORBET 10 8
17-Jul-82 ROSANNA TOTO 3 17
05-Feb-71 ROSE GARDEN LYNN ANDERSON 2 13
23-Aug-74 ROSE HAS TO DIE, A DENNIS EAST 6 12
11-Jun-71 ROSETTA FAME & PRICE TOGETHER (GEORGIE FAME & ALAN PRICE) 12 5
09-Jun-78 ROSIE GENE ROCKWELL 14 5
03-Jul-70 ROUND AND AROUND JOHN EDMOND 13 8
16-May-69 ROUND THE GUMTREE REAL McCOY 14 3
19-Dec-81 ROYAL HOTEL DAVID KRAMER 7 12
18-Oct-74 RUB IT IN BILLY "CRASH" CRADDOCK 8 9
01-Jan-71 RUBY TUESDAY MELANIE 16 2
04-Dec-70 RUBY TUESDAY CHRISTIE 10 4
03-Mar-78 RUN BACK CARL DOUGLAS 5 14
09-Feb-80 RUN LIKE THE WIND MIKE BATT 19 2
09-Dec-77 RUN TO ME KELLY MARIE 5 15
20-Oct-72 RUN TO ME BEE GEES 3 17
03-Aug-84 RUNNER, THE MANFRED MANN'S EARTH BAND 8 8
24-Sep-88 RUSH HOUR JANE WIEDLAN 13 9

All info generously supplied by John Samson with help from Chris Kimberly and Kevin Farquharson, November 2000.

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