SA Rock Lists

SA Charts 1965 - 1989
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HALL & OATES (US) PEAKWEEKS
26-Mar-82Private Eyes
14
2
4-Feb-83Maneater
2
13
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
15


Lesley HAMILTON (Germany) born Barbara Gabriele HectorPEAKWEEKS
25-Aug-78No Hollywood Movie
2
16
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
16


Marvin HAMLISCH (US) born Marvin Frederick Hamlisch
2 June 1944 died 6 August 2012
PEAKWEEKS
5-Apr-74The Entertainer (from the film 'The Sting')
4
15
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
15


Albert HAMMOND (UK) born Albert Louis Hammond
18 May 1944. Father of Albert Hammond Jr, a member of the band The Strokes.
PEAKWEEKS
19-Oct-73The Free Electric Band
11
9
21-Dec-73The Peacemaker
1
19
26-Apr-74Everything I Want To Do
7
11
26-Jun-81When I'm Gone
7
9
Number of Hits
4
Total Weeks
48


Keith HAMPSHIRE (UK) born 23 November 1945PEAKWEEKS
16-Feb-73Daytime Night-Time
19
1
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
1


HAPPENINGS (US)PEAKWEEKS
4-Aug-67I Got Rhythm
17
2
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
2


Paul HARDCASTLE (UK) born 10 December 1957PEAKWEEKS
6-Jul-8519
4
14
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
14


HARDEN TRIO (US)PEAKWEEKS
21-Oct-66Tippy Toeing
3
12
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
12


Francoise HARDY (France) born Françoise Madeleine Hardy
17 January 1944
PEAKWEEKS
14-Jul-67Only You Can Do It
14
3
1-Mar-68Now You Want To Be Loved
13
5
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
8


Steve HARLEY & COCKNEY REBEL (UK) Steve Harley was born Stephen Malcolm Ronald Nice on 22 Februay 1951PEAKWEEKS
30-May-75Make Me Smile (Come Up And See Me)
15
6
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
6


Anita HARRIS (UK) born Anita Madeleine Harris 3 June 1942PEAKWEEKS
6-Oct-67Just Loving You
7
8
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
8


Crocodile HARRIS (SA) born Robin Graham 9 February 1951 died 7 July 2015PEAKWEEKS
22-Feb-74Miss Eva Goodnight
5
12
1-Oct-82Give Me The Good News
14
8
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
20


Emmylou HARRIS (US) born 2 April 1947PEAKWEEKS
2-Jun-78To Daddy
19
2
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
2


Richard HARRIS (Ireland) born Richard St John Harris
1 October 1930 died 25 October 2002
PEAKWEEKS
5-Jul-68Macarthur Park
5
10
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
10


Rolf HARRIS (Australia) born 30 March 1930PEAKWEEKS
27-Feb-70Two Little Boys
16
3
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
3


George HARRISON (UK) born 25 February 1943 died
29 November 2001
PEAKWEEKS
5-Mar-71My Sweet Lord
3
11
2-Apr-71What Is Life
4
12
14-Mar-75Ding Dong
20
1
3-Mar-88Got My Mind Set On You
5
20
Number of Hits
4
Total Weeks
44



Jerry HARRISON (US) born Jeremiah Griffin Harrison 1 February 1949PEAKWEEKS
7-Jul-88Rev It Up
14
8
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
8


Noel HARRISON (UK) born Noel John Christopher Harrison
29 January 1934 died 19 October 2013. Was the son of actor Rex Harrison
PEAKWEEKS
2-May-69The Windmills Of Your Mind
5
6
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
6


HARRY J. ALL STARS (Jamaica) led by Harry Zephaniah Johnson ("Harry J") born 6 July 1945 died 3 April 2013PEAKWEEKS
9-Jan-70Liquidator
7
9
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
9


Debbie HARRY (US) (aka Deborah HARRY) born Deborah Ann Harry 1 July 1945PEAKWEEKS
8-Mar-87French Kissing In The U.S.A.
8
10
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
10


Bobby HART (US) born Robert Luke Harshman 18 March 1939PEAKWEEKS
12-Apr-68I Wonder What She's Doing Tonight (with Tommy BOYCE)
18
2
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
2


Dan HARTMAN (US) born Daniel Earl Hartman 8 December 1950 died 22 March 1994PEAKWEEKS
19-Oct-84I Can Dream About You (from the film 'Streets Of Fire')
7
18
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
18


HARVEST (SA)PEAKWEEKS
10-Feb-78Welcome Home
10
11
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
11


Tony HATCH (UK) born Anthony Peter Hatch 30 June 1939PEAKWEEKS
28-Jun-68Thank You For Loving Me (with Jackie TRENT)
20
1
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
1


Edwin HAWKINS SINGERS (US) Edwin was born Edwin Reuben Hawkins on 18 August 1943PEAKWEEKS
1-Aug-69Oh Happy Day
13
4
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
4


Justin HAYWARD (UK) born Justin David Hayward 14 October 1946PEAKWEEKS
24-Oct-75I Dreamed Last Night (with John LODGE)
14
4
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
4


Lee HAZELWOOD (US) born Barton Lee Hazlewood 9 July 1929 died 4 August 2007PEAKWEEKS
19-Aug-66Sand (with Nancy SINATRA)
6
8
1-Sep-67Jackson (with Nancy SINATRA)
4
8
12-Nov-71Did You Ever? (with Nancy SINATRA)
9
6
Number of Hits
3
Total Weeks
22


Roy HEAD AND THE TRAITS (US) born Roy Kent Head
9 January 1941
PEAKWEEKS
27-Dec-65Treat Her Right
5
10
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
10


Murray HEAD (UK) born Murray Seafield Saint-George Head
5 March 1946
PEAKWEEKS
18-Jan-85One Night In Bangkok (from the musical 'Chess')
1
23
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
23


Max HEADROOM (UK) a computer generated cartoon. Matt Frewer was the voice behind the cartoon.PEAKWEEKS
21-Sep-86Paranoimia (with ART OF NOISE)
10
17
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
17


HEART (US) featuring sisters Ann and Nancy WilsonPEAKWEEKS
28-Oct-77Barracuda
1
18
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
18


Bobby HEBB (US) born Robert von Hebb 26 July 1938 died
3 August 2010
PEAKWEEKS
28-Oct-66Sunny
7
10
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
10


HEDGEHOPPERS ANONYMOUS (UK) British band who re-located to South Africa in 1969PEAKWEEKS
29-Apr-66Don't Push Me
15
4
17-Sep-71Hey (as Hedgehoppers)
9
9
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
13


Gries HEIMER (SA) pseudonym for David Gresham who presented the Springbok Top 20 for many yearsPEAKWEEKS
6-Oct-72Bonely Bonela
19
1
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
1


HEINTJE (Netherlands) born Hendrik Nikolaas Theodoor Simons 12 August 1955PEAKWEEKS
28-Feb-69Leise Rieselt Der Schnee
19
1
9-May-75Jou Hart Is Weer Myne
6
10
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
11


HELICOPTERS (SA)PEAKWEEKS
3-Feb-84Mysteries And Jealousies
23
7
21-Jun-87Whisper Your Secret
6
19
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
26


Don HENLEY (US) born Donald Hugh "Don" Henley 22 July 1947PEAKWEEKS
11-Mar-83Dirty Laundry
2
18
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
18


Neil HERBERT (SA) born in Pretoria. Died of an asthma attack in 1979. SARIE for Top 20 Artist of the Year 1975PEAKWEEKS
6-Dec-74She's A Woman
1
22
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
22


HERBIE & SPENCE (SA) brothers Herbie and Spence van Zyl. Spence died 5 February 2002PEAKWEEKS
23-Jun-78Heidi (from the television series 'Heidi')
13
10
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
10


Sonja HERHOLDT (SA) born 1 December 1952PEAKWEEKS
25-Jul-75Ek Verlang Na Jou
6
8
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
8


HERMAN'S HERMITS (UK)PEAKWEEKS
4-Jun-65Mrs Brown You've Got A Lovely Daughter
1
11
2-Jul-65Wonderful World
5
11
10-Sep-65I'm Henry The Eighth, I Am
15
3
1-Apr-66A Must To Avoid
14
7
11-Nov-66No Milk Today
2
14
3-Mar-67There's A Kind Of Hush
9
9
5-Jul-68Sleepy Joe
18
4
13-Sep-68Sunshine Girl
3
9
7-Feb-69Something's Happening
3
10
30-May-69My Sentimental Friend
1
11
10-Apr-70Years May Come, Years May Go
12
6
Number of Hits
11
Total Weeks
95


Patrick HERNANDEZ (France) born 6 April 1949PEAKWEEKS
17-Aug-79Born To Be Alive
6
10
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
10


HEY YOU (Netherlands)PEAKWEEKS
17-Jul-81Hey You
15
10
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
10


Bertie HIGGINS (US) born Elbert Joseph Higgins 8 December 1944PEAKWEEKS
25-Jun-82Key Largo
18
3
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
3


HILARY (SA) born Hilary ArchibaldPEAKWEEKS
21-Jun-68Sunglasses
1
19
13-Sep-68Under My Beach Umbrella
16
3
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
22


Dan HILL (Canada) born Daniel Grafton Hill IV 3 June 1954PEAKWEEKS
7-Sep-79Sometimes When We Touch
1
15
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
15


Dan HILL (SA) born in 1923 or 1924 died 31 May 2009PEAKWEEKS
14-Jun-74Tchip Tchip
4
11
22-Nov-74Bubblegum
20
1
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
12


Vince HILL (UK) born 16 April 1934PEAKWEEKS
3-Dec-71Look Around (And You'll Find Me There)
20
1
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
1


HIPSWAY (UK)PEAKWEEKS
29-Jun-86The Honeythief
27
2
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
2


HOLLIES (UK)PEAKWEEKS
13-Aug-65I'm Alive
3
12
15-Oct-65Look Through Any Window
3
8
13-May-66I Can't Let Go
14
4
12-Aug-66Bus Stop
11
7
28-Apr-67On A Carousel
12
4
1-Sep-67Carrie-Anne
2
10
15-Sep-67That's My Desire
1
11
31-May-68Jennifer Eccles
7
10
6-Dec-68Listen To Me
11
4
28-Mar-69Sorry Suzanne
1
11
14-Nov-69He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother
1
13
26-Jun-70I Can't Tell The Bottom From The Top
11
4
19-May-72Long Cool Woman In A Black Dress
1
22
17-May-74The Air That I Breathe
1
16
16-Jul-76Write On
20
1
Number of Hits
15
Total Weeks
137


HOLLYWOOD BEYOND (UK)PEAKWEEKS
28-Sep-86What's The Colour Of Money
25
8
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
8


Michael HOLM (Germany) born Lothar Walter 29 July 1943PEAKWEEKS
28-Aug-70Mademoiselle Ninette
2
13
5-Feb-71Mendocino
8
7
4-Feb-72Dancing In The Sun
12
6
17-Mar-72I Will Return (German Version called Du Weinst Um Mich)
11
8
30-Jan-76I'll Return
5
10
Number of Hits
5
Total Weeks
44


Eddie HOLMAN (US) born 3 June 1946PEAKWEEKS
27-Mar-70Hey There Lonely Girl
17
2
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
2


Rupert HOLMES (US) born David Goldstein 24 February 1947PEAKWEEKS
8-Feb-80Escape (The Pina Colada Song)
11
8
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
8


John HOLT (Jamaica) born Winston Holt 11 July 1947
died 19 October 2014
PEAKWEEKS
20-Jun-75Help Me Make It Through The Night
16
5
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
5


Herman HOLTZHAUSEN (SA)PEAKWEEKS
21-Sep-84Trans-Karoo (from the Television series of the same name)
13
13
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
13


Mary HOPKIN (UK) born 3 May 1950PEAKWEEKS
4-Oct-68Those Were The Days
2
11
15-May-70Knock Knock Who's There
2
9
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
20


Jimmy "BO" HORNE (US) born Jimmie Horace Horne, Jr. 28 September 1949PEAKWEEKS
6-Feb-76Gimme Some
13
7
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
7


Bruce HORNSBY & THE RANGE (US) Bruce was born Bruce Randall Hornsby on 23 November 1954PEAKWEEKS
26-Oct-86The Way It Is
13
17
7-Jul-88The Valley Road
9
12
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
29


HOT BUTTER (US)PEAKWEEKS
25-Aug-72Popcorn
13
9
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
9


HOT CHOCOLATE (UK)PEAKWEEKS
19-Nov-71I Believe (In Love)
10
11
2-Feb-73You'll Always Be A Friend
8
10
31-May-74Emma
3
11
19-Aug-83What Kinda Boy You Lookin' For (Girl)
16
16
Number of Hits
4
Total Weeks
48


HOT GOSSIP See Sarah BRIGHTMAN


HOTLEGS (UK)PEAKWEEKS
14-Aug-70Neanderthal Man
2
11
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
11


HOTLINE (SA)PEAKWEEKS
5-Feb-82You're So Good To Me
8
12
18-Feb-83Feel So Strong (with Steve Kekana & P.J. Powers)
6
15
29-Mar-85Jabulani
9
16
Number of Hits
3
Total Weeks
43


Thelma HOUSTON (US) born Thelma Jackson 7 May 1946PEAKWEEKS
25-Feb-77Don't Leave Me This Way
1
18
9-Dec-77I'm Here Again
9
8
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
26


Whitney HOUSTON (US) born Whitney Elizabeth Houston 9 August 1963 died 11 February 2012PEAKWEEKS
21-Sep-85All At Once
24
5
31-May-87I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)
1
28
3-Mar-88So Emotional
20
2
24-Nov-88One Moment In Time
21
10
Number of Hits
4
Total Weeks
45


Jan HOWARD (US) born Lula Grace Johnson 13 March 1930PEAKWEEKS
29-Aug-75Beyond The Sunset (with Bill ANDERSON)
8
6
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
6


HUES CORPORATION (US)PEAKWEEKS
13-Sep-74Rock The Boat
5
13
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
13


HUMAN LEAGUE (UK)PEAKWEEKS
26-Mar-82Don't You Want Me
2
13
22-Apr-83Mirror Man
19
3
16-Sep-83(Keep Feeling) Fascination
16
14
16-Nov-86Human
9
16
Number of Hits
4
Total Weeks
46


Engelbert HUMPERDINCK (UK) born Arnold George Dorsey
2 May 1936
PEAKWEEKS
14-Apr-67Release Me
1
14
4-Aug-67There Goes My Everything
2
10
6-Oct-67The Last Waltz
1
16
19-Jan-68Everybody Knows
11
6
9-Feb-68Am I That Easy To Forget?
10
7
31-May-68A Man Without Love
2
12
1-Nov-68Les Bicyclettes De Belsize (from a short film of the same name)
12
4
21-Feb-69The Way It Used To Be
9
7
19-May-72Too Beautiful To Last
9
8
Number of Hits
9
Total Weeks
84


Matt HURTER (SA)PEAKWEEKS
13-Jun-69Bicycle Bill
17
2
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
2


Brian HYLAND (US) born 12 November 1943PEAKWEEKS
8-Jan-71Gypsy Woman
4
10
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
10

All info generously supplied by John Samson, September/October 2000 with major input from Chris Kimberley and Kevin Farquharson. Updated and corrected (where necessary) May 2016 with further input from Peet van Staaden and Ian McLean


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