SA Rock Lists

SA Charts 1965 - 1989
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SABRINA (Italy) born Norma Sabrina Salerno 15 March 1968PEAKWEEKS
1-Dec-88Boys (Summertime Love)
6
12
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
12


SADE (UK) born Helen Folasade Adu 16 January 1959PEAKWEEKS
7-Dec-84Smooth Operator
6
17
9-Jun-88Love Is Stronger Than Pride
20
12
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
29


Sgt Barry SADLER (US) born Barry Allen Sadler 1 November 1940 died 5 November 1989PEAKWEEKS
4-Mar-66The Ballad Of The Green Berets
1
14
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
14


SAILOR (UK)PEAKWEEKS
11-Jun-76A Glass Of Champagne
11
7
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
7


SAKKARIN (UK)PEAKWEEKS
9-Jul-71Sugar, Sugar (cover of The Archies hit)
14
6
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
6


SAM THE SHAM AND THE PHARAOHS (US)PEAKWEEKS
23-Jul-65Wooly Bully
2
14
1-Oct-65Ju Ju Hand
19
2
19-Aug-66Lil' Red Riding Hood
4
7
Number of Hits
3
Total Weeks
23


SANDPIPERS (US)PEAKWEEKS
14-Oct-66Guantanamera
2
14
6-Jun-69Kumbaya
8
7
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
21


SANDRA (Germany) born Sandra Ann Lauer 18 May 1962PEAKWEEKS
16-Mar-86Maria Magdalena
2
24
4-May-86In The Heat Of The Night
8
19
14-Sep-86Little Girl
24
3
8-Feb-87Hi! Hi! Hi!
4
22
4-Feb-88Everlasting Love
6
19
12-Jan-89Secret Land
8
6
Number of Hits
6
Total Weeks
93


SANTA ESMERALDA FEATURING LEROY GOMEZ (US)PEAKWEEKS
24-Feb-78Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood
9
8
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
8


SANTANA (US) a band led by Carlos Santana (born 20 July 1947)PEAKWEEKS
2-Mar-79Well...All Right
7
7
4-Sep-81Winning
12
5
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
12


Peter SARSTEDT (UK) born Peter Eardley Sarstedt 10 December 1941PEAKWEEKS
25-Apr-69Where Do You Go To My Lovely
1
8
25-Jul-69Frozen Orange Juice
4
9
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
17


SASKIA & SERGE (Netherlands) Trudy van den Berg (born 23 April 1947) and Ruud Schaap (born 22 March 1946)PEAKWEEKS
26-Aug-77Don't Tell Me Stories
15
5
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
5


Telly SAVALAS (US) born Aristotelis Savalas 21 January 1922 died 22 January 1994. Well known for his sole as Kojak in the television series of the same name.PEAKWEEKS
2-May-75If
5
12
27-Mar-81Some Broken Hearts Never Mend
12
7
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
19


Leo SAYER (UK) born Gerard Hugh Sayer 21 May 1948PEAKWEEKS
31-May-74The Show Must Go On
11
7
6-Sep-74One Man Band
15
5
28-Feb-75Long Tall Glasses
9
8
14-Nov-75Moonlighting
12
5
7-Jan-77You Make Me Feel Like Dancing
3
13
22-Apr-77When I Need You
2
14
2-Dec-77Thunder In My Heart
6
8
26-Jan-79Dancing The Night Away
10
9
16-Feb-79I Can't Stop Loving You (Though I Try)
18
2
11-Jul-80More Than I Can Say
2
17
19-Dec-80You Win I Lose
11
7
10-Jun-83Orchard Road
9
13
Number of Hits
12
Total Weeks
108


SCAFFOLD (UK)PEAKWEEKS
20-Dec-68Lily The Pink
2
9
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
9


SCANDAL (US)PEAKWEEKS
16-Nov-84The Warrior
11
12
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
12


Peter SCHILLING (Germany) born Pierre Michael Schilling 28 January 1956PEAKWEEKS
16-Dec-83Major Tom
4
23
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
23


David SCOBIE (Zimbabwe)PEAKWEEKS
20-Mar-81Gypsy Girl
5
19
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
19


Harry SECOMBE (UK) born Harry Donald Secombe 8 September 1921 died 11 April 2001. Was a member of the comedy group The Goons.PEAKWEEKS
26-May-67This Is My Song
15
3
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
3


SECOND CITY SOUND (UK)PEAKWEEKS
8-Jul-66Tchaikovsky One
8
6
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
6


SEEKERS (Australia)PEAKWEEKS
4-Jun-65I'll Never Find Another You
16
1
18-Jun-65World Of Our Own
1
16
10-Dec-65The Carnival Is Over
2
13
14-Oct-66Walk With Me
5
10
16-Dec-66Morningtown Ride
9
11
17-Mar-67Georgy Girl
10
9
10-Nov-67When Will The Good Apples Fall
12
6
Number of Hits
7
Total Weeks
66


Bob SEGER (US) born Robert Clark Seger 6 May 1945PEAKWEEKS
25-May-79We've Got Tonite
11
9
25-Mar-83Shame On The Moon
15
6
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
15


Michael SEMBELLO (US) born Michael Andrew Sembello 17 April 1954PEAKWEEKS
4-Nov-83Maniac (from the film 'Flashdance')
22
4
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
4


Phil SEYMOUR (US) born Philip Warren Seymour 15 May 1952 died 17 August 1993PEAKWEEKS
2-Oct-81I Really Love You
13
5
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
5


SHABBY TIGER (UK)PEAKWEEKS
6-May-77Slow Down
3
13
26-Aug-77Lovely Lady
5
11
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
24


SHADOWS (UK)PEAKWEEKS
19-May-67In The Country (with Cliff RICHARD)
20
2
21-Jul-67Maroc 7 (from the film of the same name)
15
3
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
5


SHANGRI-LAS (US)PEAKWEEKS
1-Oct-71Leader Of The Pack
17
2
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
2


Feargal SHARKEY (UK) born Seán Feargal Sharkey 13 August 1958PEAKWEEKS
2-Mar-86A Good Heart
3
25
27-Jul-86You Little Thief
29
2
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
27


SHARPE & NEWMAN (UK) Bill Sharpe (born 19 November 1952, a member of Shakatak) and Gary Numan (born 8 March 1958)PEAKWEEKS
31-May-85Change Your Mind
24
3
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
3


Bill SHARPE (UK) See SHARPE & NUMAN


John E SHARPE & THE SQUIRES (SA)PEAKWEEKS
20-May-66I'm A Rock (cover of the SIMON & GARFUNKEL hit. Note that the song title is as it appears on the record and is slightly different to the Simon & Garfunkel one 'I Am A Rock'.)
5
10
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
10


Sandie SHAW (UK) born Sandra Ann Goodrich 26 February 1947PEAKWEEKS
25-Jun-65Long Live Love
2
12
19-May-67Puppet On A String (winner of the 1967 Eurovision Song Competition)
1
15
24-Nov-67You've Not Changed
4
11
21-Mar-69Monsieur Dupont
6
9
13-Jun-69Think It All Over
4
7
Number of Hits
5
Total Weeks
54


SHERBET (Australia)PEAKWEEKS
7-Jan-77Howzat
1
14
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
14


Bobby SHERMAN (US) born Robert Cabot Sherman, Jr. 22 July 1947PEAKWEEKS
21-Nov-69Little Woman
13
4
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
4


Lorne SHIELDS (SA) born Lawrence James Shields 19 August, year unknownPEAKWEEKS
7-Dec-73Turn Back The Clock
14
6
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
6


SHIRLEY & COMPANY (US)PEAKWEEKS
21-Mar-75Shame, Shame, Shame
3
13
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
13


Michelle SHOCKED (US) born Karen Michelle Johnston 24 February 1962PEAKWEEKS
9-Feb-89Anchorage
19
2
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
2


SHOCKING BLUE (Netherlands)PEAKWEEKS
27-Feb-70Venus
1
10
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
10


SHOWADDYWADDY (UK)PEAKWEEKS
24-Oct-75Three Steps To Heaven
6
12
28-Jan-77Under The Moon Of Love
6
8
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
20


SHUFFLES (Netherlands)PEAKWEEKS
2-Oct-70Cha-La-La, I Need You
2
16
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
16


SHUKI AND AVIVA (Israel) Shuki Levy and Aviva PazPEAKWEEKS
19-Jan-73Signorina Concertina
13
4
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
4


SIGUE SIGUE SPUTNIK (UK)PEAKWEEKS
4-May-86Love Missile F1-11
2
17
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
17


Bebu SILVETTI (Argentina) born Juan Fernando Silvetti Adorno 27 March 1944 died 5 July 2003PEAKWEEKS
10-Jun-77Spring Rain (Part 1) (Lluvia De Primavera)
4
10
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
10


SIMON & GARFUNKEL (US)PEAKWEEKS
18-Feb-66The Sounds Of Silence
1
15
27-May-66Homeward Bound
6
9
6-Jun-69The Boxer
3
11
20-Mar-70Bridge Over Troubled Water
4
14
Number of Hits
4
Total Weeks
49


Carly SIMON (US) born Carly Elisabeth Simon 25 June 1945PEAKWEEKS
16-Feb-73You're So Vain
4
14
10-May-74Mockingbird (with James TAYLOR)
13
8
17-May-87Coming Around Again (features in the film 'Heartburn' starring Jack Nicholson and Meryl Streep)
15
17
10-Sep-87Give Me All Night
14
3
Number of Hits
4
Total Weeks
42


Paul SIMON (US) born Paul Frederic Simon 13 October 1941PEAKWEEKS
10-Mar-72Mother And Child Reunion
1
21
10-Aug-73Take Me To The Mardi Gras
1
17
12-Oct-86You Can Call Me Al
2
21
Number of Hits
3
Total Weeks
59


Nina SIMONE (US) born Eunice Kathleen Waymon 21 February 1933 died 21 April 2003PEAKWEEKS
31-Mar-88My Baby Just Cares For Me
7
18
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
18


SIMPLE MINDS (UK)PEAKWEEKS
13-Jul-85Don't You Forget About Me (from the film 'The Breakfast Club' which starred Emilio Estevez, Molly Ringwald & Ally Sheedy)
10
16
23-Nov-85Alive And Kicking
16
16
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
32


SIMPLY RED (UK)PEAKWEEKS
9-Nov-85Money's Too Tight (To Mention)
26
4
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
4


Frank SINATRA (US) born Francis Albert Sinatra 12 December 1915 died 14 May 1998PEAKWEEKS
27-May-66Strangers In The Night
1
11
7-Apr-67Something Stupid (with Nancy SINATRA)
1
10
22-Sep-67The World We Knew
9
5
Number of Hits
3
Total Weeks
26


Nancy SINATRA (US) born Nancy Sandra Sinatra 8 June 1940PEAKWEEKS
4-Mar-66These Boots Are Made For Walking
1
12
27-May-66How Does That Grab You Darlin'
15
4
19-Aug-66Sand (with Lee HAZLEWOOD)
6
8
7-Apr-67Something Stupid (with Frank SINATRA)
1
10
1-Sep-67Jackson (with Lee HAZLEWOOD)
4
8
20-Oct-67Lightning's Girl
10
6
12-Nov-71Did You Ever? (with Lee HAZLEWOOD)
9
6
Number of Hits
7
Total Weeks
54


Margaret SINGANA (SA) born Margaret M'cingana 1938 died 22 April 2000PEAKWEEKS
25-Oct-74Mama Tembu's Wedding
6
17
28-Oct-77I Never Loved A Man (The Way I Love You)
2
18
21-Dec-86We Are Growing (from the television series 'Shaka Zulu' starring Henry Cele)
26
6
Number of Hits
3
Total Weeks
41


SISTER SLEDGE (US)PEAKWEEKS
17-Aug-85Frankie
5
16
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
16


SLADE (UK)PEAKWEEKS
25-Aug-72Take Me Bak 'Ome
8
10
11-May-84My Oh My
9
14
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
24


Percy SLEDGE (US) born Percy Tyrone Sledge 25 November 1940 died 14 April 2015PEAKWEEKS
28-Apr-67When A Man Loves A Woman
13
9
7-Jun-68Warm And Tender Love
12
6
2-Aug-68Take Time To Know Her
2
13
27-Sep-68My Special Prayer
1
17
7-Mar-69What Am I Living For
2
11
8-Aug-69Cover Me
14
4
7-Nov-69Faithful And True
12
6
19-Dec-69Silent Night
14
2
22-May-70Come Softly To Me
1
17
7-Aug-70Let It Be Me
9
7
28-Aug-70Push Mr. Pride Aside
7
10
14-May-71Help Me Make It Through The Night
13
3
Number of Hits
12
Total Weeks
105


SLIK (UK)PEAKWEEKS
14-May-76Forever And Ever
7
8
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
8


SLINGSHOT (US)PEAKWEEKS
14-Oct-83Do It Again/Billie Jean (mash-up of a Steely Dan and Michael JACKSON song)
25
5
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
5


SLY FOX (US)PEAKWEEKS
29-Jun-86Let's Go All The Way
14
16
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
16


SMALL FACES (UK)PEAKWEEKS
11-Nov-66All Or Nothing
19
2
28-Jun-68Lazy Sunday
10
7
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
9


SMITH (US)PEAKWEEKS
26-Dec-69Baby It's You
10
6
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
6


Eric SMITH MOVEMENT (SA)PEAKWEEKS
18-Dec-70Sacha
19
2
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
2


Hurricane SMITH (UK) born Norman Smith 22 February 1923 died 3 March 2008PEAKWEEKS
20-Aug-71Don't Let It Die
14
5
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
5


Mandy SMITH (UK) born Amanda Louise Smith 17 July 1970PEAKWEEKS
8-Sep-88Boys And Girls
7
24
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
24


Rex SMITH (US) born 19 September 1955PEAKWEEKS
6-Nov-81Everlasting Love (with Rachel SWEET)
11
7
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
7


Richard Jon SMITH (SA) born 6 September, year unknownPEAKWEEKS
23-Feb-73Candlelight
11
9
8-Jun-73That's Why I Love You
2
17
4-Jan-74Sweet Mama
13
5
11-Jul-75Live For You
19
3
16-Apr-76But I Do
9
9
27-Apr-79Michael Row The Boat Ashore
1
17
6-Jun-80Day-O/Island In The Sun
4
12
29-Jul-83Baby's Got Another
24
4
4-Aug-88(My Hometown) Meadowlands
22
7
Number of Hits
9
Total Weeks
83


Sammi SMITH (US) born Jewel Faye Smith 5 August 19743 died 12 February 2005PEAKWEEKS
7-May-71Help Me Make It Through The Night
19
2
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
2


Verdelle SMITH (US)PEAKWEEKS
23-Sep-66Tar And Cement
15
3
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
3


Whistling Jack SMITH (UK) real name: John O'Neill (1926 - 1999)PEAKWEEKS
21-Apr-67I Was Kaiser Bill's Batman
1
12
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
12


SMOKIE (UK)PEAKWEEKS
14-Nov-75If You Think You Know How To Love Me
2
14
6-Feb-76Don't Play Your Rock 'N Roll To Me
4
9
17-Dec-76I'll Meet You At Midnight
3
13
11-Mar-77Living Next Door To Alice
2
13
10-Feb-78Needles And Pins
3
12
12-May-78For A Few Dollars More
6
8
1-Sep-78Oh Carol
15
9
Number of Hits
7
Total Weeks
78


SOFT CELL (UK)PEAKWEEKS
18-Dec-81Tainted Love
1
19
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
19


SOFT SHOES (SA)PEAKWEEKS
26-Aug-83Elvis-Astaire
4
20
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
20


Belouis SOME (UK) born Neville Keighley 12 December 1959PEAKWEEKS
27-Jul-85Imagination
13
10
2-Nov-85Some People
9
17
11-May-86Target Practice
16
11
Number of Hits
3
Total Weeks
38


SONNY AND CHER (US)PEAKWEEKS
1-Oct-65I Got You Babe
5
10
14-Apr-67The Beat Goes On
18
2
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
12


SORROWS (UK)PEAKWEEKS
7-Jan-66Take A Heart
14
6
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
6


SOUNDS NICE (UK)PEAKWEEKS
31-Oct-69Love At First Sight
8
11
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
11


SOUNDS ORCHESTRAL (UK)PEAKWEEKS
27-Dec-68Soul Coaxing
5
9
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
9


Joe SOUTH (US) born Joseph Alfred Souter 28 February 1940 died 5 September 2012PEAKWEEKS
11-Apr-69Games People Play
1
11
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
11


J.D. SOUTHER (US) born John David Souther 2 November 1945PEAKWEEKS
21-Mar-80You're Only Lonely
7
10
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
10


SPACE (France)PEAKWEEKS
1-Jul-77Magic Flight (Aka Magic Fly)
1
16
11-May-79Save Your Love For Me
15
5
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
21


SPAGNA (Italy) born Ivana Spagna 16 December 1954PEAKWEEKS
8-Oct-87Call Me
6
20
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
20


SPANDAU BALLET (UK)PEAKWEEKS
24-Jun-83True
21
5
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
5


Billie Jo SPEARS (US) born Billie Jean Spears 14 January 1937 died 14 December 2011PEAKWEEKS
28-Nov-75Blanket On The Ground
15
7
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
7


SPECTRES (SA)PEAKWEEKS
20-Oct-88Teddy Bear
23
13
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
13


SPECTRUM (UK)PEAKWEEKS
4-Apr-69Little Red Boat On The River
14
3
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
3


SPIRITS REJOICE (SA)PEAKWEEKS
28-Nov-80Shine On
8
12
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
12


Fred SPLINGE (UK)PEAKWEEKS
26-Apr-68Sadie (The Cleaning Lady)
16
4
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
4


SPLINTER (UK)PEAKWEEKS
21-Feb-75Costafine Town
9
10
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
10


Dusty SPRINGFIELD (UK) born Mary Isobel Catherine Bernadette O'Brien 16 April 1939 died 2 March 1999PEAKWEEKS
26-Nov-87What Have I Done To Deserve This (with The PET SHOP BOYS)
16
16
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
16


Rick SPRINGFIELD (Australia) born Richard Lewis Springthorpe 23 August 1949PEAKWEEKS
6-Aug-82Don't Talk To Strangers
19
2
9-Dec-83Human Touch
30
1
19-Oct-84Love Somebody
26
5
Number of Hits
3
Total Weeks
8


Bruce SPRINGSTEEN (US) born Bruce Frederick Joseph Springsteen 23 September 1949PEAKWEEKS
17-Aug-84Dancing In The Dark
4
22
15-Mar-85Born In The Usa
25
6
17-May-85I'm On Fire
4
19
28-Sep-85Glory Days
24
7
10-Dec-87Brilliant Disguise
19
12
Number of Hits
5
Total Weeks
66


SPRINGWATER (UK)PEAKWEEKS
31-Dec-71I Will Return
2
16
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
16


SQUARE SET (SA)PEAKWEEKS
7-Jul-67Silence Is Golden (this is a different song to The Tremeloes hit of the same name)
3
13
24-Nov-67Carol Corina
15
5
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
18


Billy SQUIER (US) born William Haislip Squier 12 May 1950PEAKWEEKS
18-Feb-83Everybody Wants You
13
9
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
9


Geoff ST. JOHN (SA)PEAKWEEKS
29-Aug-75Kiss Me, Kiss Your Baby
10
8
27-Aug-76Candy
9
10
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
18


Crispian St. PETERS (UK) born 5 April 1939 died 5 June 2010PEAKWEEKS
20-May-66Pied Piper
1
12
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
12


STACCATOS (SA)PEAKWEEKS
29-Oct-65Come Back Silly Girl
2
17
17-Mar-67Spicks And Specks (cover of The Bee Gees song)
10
9
21-Jul-67New York Mining Disaster 1941 (cover of The Bee Gees song)
18
3
9-Aug-68Butchers And Bakers
7
10
24-Jan-69Cry To Me
1
38
10-Oct-69Hold On To What You've Got
12
6
Number of Hits
6
Total Weeks
83


Don STANTON (SA)PEAKWEEKS
26-Sep-75Don't Play It No More
17
4
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
4


STAPLE SINGERS (US)PEAKWEEKS
28-Mar-75I'll Take You There
7
12
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
12


STAR SOUND (Netherlands)PEAKWEEKS
19-Jun-81Stars On 45
10
7
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
7


Alvin STARDUST (UK) born Bernard William Jewry 27 September 1942 died 23 October 2014PEAKWEEKS
27-Nov-81Pretend
15
4
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
4


Lucille STARR (Canada) born Lucille Marie Raymonde Savoie 13 May 1938PEAKWEEKS
3-Mar-67The French Song
4
19
29-Sep-67Who's Gonna Stand By Me
20
1
13-Oct-67I Love You
3
14
2-Feb-68Send Me No Roses
4
12
15-Mar-68Hello Sadness
11
7
Number of Hits
5
Total Weeks
53


Ringo STARR (UK) born Richard Starkey 7 July 1940PEAKWEEKS
11-Jun-71It Don't Come Easy
4
12
28-Dec-73Photograph
2
15
8-Mar-74You're Sixteen
3
11
21-Feb-75Only You (And You Alone)
14
7
19-Mar-82Wrack My Brain
17
4
Number of Hits
5
Total Weeks
49


STARSHIP (US)PEAKWEEKS
12-Jan-86We Built This City
1
22
13-Apr-86Sara
10
15
3-May-87Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now
3
31
Number of Hits
3
Total Weeks
68


STATLER BROTHERS (US)PEAKWEEKS
15-Apr-66Flowers On The Wall
7
8
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
8


STATUS QUO (UK)PEAKWEEKS
15-Mar-68Pictures Of Matchstick Men
3
8
14-Aug-70Down The Dustpipe
5
7
25-Apr-75Down Down
18
5
Number of Hits
3
Total Weeks
20


STEALERS WHEEL (UK)PEAKWEEKS
11-May-73Stuck In The Middle With You
5
18
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
18


STEAM (US)PEAKWEEKS
2-Jan-70Na Na Hey Hey (Kiss Him Goodbye)
9
8
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
8


Jim STEINMAN (US) born James Richard Steinman 1 November 1947PEAKWEEKS
9-Oct-81Rock 'N' Roll Dreams Come Through
5
9
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
9


Dale STEPHENS (SA)PEAKWEEKS
1-Jan-82We've Got The Love
8
10
6-Aug-82Slipping Out The Back Way
14
7
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
17


Cat STEVENS (UK) born Steven Demetre Georgiou (aka Yusuf Islam) 21 July 1948PEAKWEEKS
3-Mar-67Mathew And Son
2
10
21-Aug-70Lady D'Arbanville
4
10
30-Jun-72Morning Has Broken
5
10
23-Mar-73Can't Keep It In
1
21
27-Dec-74Another Saturday Night
13
6
Number of Hits
5
Total Weeks
57


Ray STEVENS (US) born Harold Ray Ragsdale 24 January 1939PEAKWEEKS
27-Jun-69Gitarzan
16
4
5-Sep-75Misty
5
12
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
16


Shakin' STEVENS (UK) born Michael Barratt 4 March 1948PEAKWEEKS
8-May-81This Ole House
1
12
28-Aug-81You Drive Me Crazy
3
13
23-Oct-81Green Door
4
12
23-Apr-82Oh Julie
2
17
16-Jul-82Shirley
15
3
29-Mar-85Breaking Up My Heart
10
23
Number of Hits
6
Total Weeks
80


B.W. STEVENSON (US) born Louis Charles Stevenson 5 October 1949 died 28 April 1988PEAKWEEKS
3-Aug-73Shambala
8
14
23-Nov-73My Maria
7
12
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
26


Al STEWART (UK) born Alastair Ian Stewart 5 September 1945PEAKWEEKS
22-Apr-77Sand In Your Shoes
6
8
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
8


Amii STEWART (US) born Amy Paulette Stewart 29 January 1956PEAKWEEKS
29-Jun-79Knock On Wood
9
13
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
13


Dave STEWART (UK) born David Lloyd Stewart 30 December 1950 (not the guy from the Eurythmics)PEAKWEEKS
13-Nov-81It's My Party (with Barbara GASKIN)
3
13
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
13


Rod STEWART (UK) born Roderick David Stewart 10 January 1945PEAKWEEKS
10-Nov-72You Wear It Well
19
2
7-Nov-75Sailing
2
13
30-Dec-77You're In My Heart (The Final Acclaim)
7
13
9-Jan-81Passion
1
14
11-Dec-81Young Turks
2
16
29-Jul-83Baby Jane
1
19
19-Oct-86Every Beat Of My Heart
20
9
6-Oct-88Forever Young
3
20
Number of Hits
8
Total Weeks
106


STING (UK) born Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner 2 October 1951PEAKWEEKS
18-Aug-88Englishman In New York
9
15
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
15


STINGRAY (SA)PEAKWEEKS
21-Sep-79Better The Devil You Know
4
12
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
12


STOCKLEY SISTERS (SA)PEAKWEEKS
22-Oct-76Venus (a cover of the SHOCKING BLUE song)
5
10
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
10


STONE JUG (SA)PEAKWEEKS
7-Jul-72Chicken Heart
15
5
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
5


Lally STOTT (UK) born Harold Stott January 1945 died 6 June 1977PEAKWEEKS
2-Apr-71Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep
9
9
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
9


STRAY CATS (US)PEAKWEEKS
3-Jun-83Stray Cat Strut
30
1
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
1


Barbra STREISAND (US) born Barbara Joan Streisand 24 April 1942PEAKWEEKS
21-Jan-72Mother
1
15
9-Mar-79You Don't Bring Me Flowers (with Neil DIAMOND)
13
4
24-Oct-80Woman In Love
1
18
5-Feb-82Memory (Theme from the musical 'Cats')
8
11
4-Jan-85Left In The Dark
17
8
Number of Hits
5
Total Weeks
56


STROBE (SA)PEAKWEEKS
15-Jul-77Gimme Dat Banana
12
8
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
8


STYLISTICS (US)PEAKWEEKS
7-Feb-75You Make Me Feel Brand New
6
13
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
13


STYX (US)PEAKWEEKS
25-Apr-75Lady
3
16
1-Feb-80Babe
1
13
18-Jul-80Boat On The River
7
10
6-May-83Mr. Roboto
7
17
Number of Hits
4
Total Weeks
56


SUGARHILL GANG (US)PEAKWEEKS
22-Feb-80Rapper's Delight
3
17
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
17


Donna SUMMER (US) born LaDonna Adrian Gaines 31 December 1948 died 17 May 2012PEAKWEEKS
24-Sep-76Could It Be Magic
10
8
12-Aug-77I Feel Love
6
10
16-Dec-77Theme From "The Deep" (Down Deep Inside) (from the film 'The Deep' starring Jacqueline Bisset and Nick Nolte)
16
5
31-Oct-80The Wanderer
5
13
10-Sep-82Love Is In Control (Finger On The Trigger)
7
12
26-Aug-83She Works Hard For The Money
11
14
Number of Hits
6
Total Weeks
62


SUN DRAGON (UK)PEAKWEEKS
8-Mar-68Green Tambourine
11
6
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
6


SUNDANCE (UK)PEAKWEEKS
23-Apr-82What's Love
10
13
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
13


SUNNY (UK) real name Heather WheatmanPEAKWEEKS
9-Aug-74Doctor's Orders
16
4
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
4


SUPERCHARGE (UK)PEAKWEEKS
5-May-78I Think I'm Gonna Fall (In Love)
9
7
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
7


SUPERTRAMP (US)PEAKWEEKS
5-Aug-77Give A Little Bit
4
13
8-Jun-79The Logical Song
3
16
14-Dec-79Breakfast In America
9
9
17-Dec-82It's Raining Again
6
12
Number of Hits
4
Total Weeks
50


SUPREMES (US)PEAKWEEKS
6-Feb-70Someday We'll Be Together (with Diana ROSS)
5
10
5-Feb-71River Deep, Mountain High (with The FOUR TOPS)
14
4
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
14


SURVIVOR (US)PEAKWEEKS
23-Jul-82Eye Of The Tiger (from the film 'Rocky III')
1
21
26-Jan-86Burning Heart (from the film 'Rocky IV')
27
5
Number of Hits
2
Total Weeks
26


SUTHERLAND BROTHERS & QUIVER (UK)PEAKWEEKS
3-Sep-76Arms Of Mary
3
14
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
14


Billy SWAN (US) born William Lance Swan 12 May 1942PEAKWEEKS
14-Feb-75I Can Help
3
14
15-Aug-75Don't Be Cruel (cover of the Elvis Presley song)
12
4
16-Jul-76Wedding Bells
3
13
Number of Hits
3
Total Weeks
31


Patrick SWAYZE (US) born Patrick Wayne Swayze 18 August 1952 died 14 September 2009PEAKWEEKS
21-Apr-88She's Like The Wind (from the film 'Dity Dancning' which Partick Swayze starred in)
11
11
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
11


SWEATBAND (SA)PEAKWEEKS
14-Sep-86This Boy
15
12
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
12


SWEET (UK)PEAKWEEKS
28-May-71Funny Funny
1
16
30-Jul-71Co-Co
1
18
17-Mar-72Poppa Joe
12
9
7-Jul-72Little Willy
9
11
13-Oct-72Wig-Wam Bam
8
13
16-Feb-73Blockbuster!
7
12
26-Oct-73The Ballroom Blitz
3
15
6-Jun-75Fox On The Run
1
14
27-May-77Fever Of Love
10
7
Number of Hits
9
Total Weeks
115


SWEET CHOCOLATE (SA)PEAKWEEKS
23-Feb-79Takin' Me Back
9
9
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
9


SWEET PROMISE (SA)PEAKWEEKS
15-Sep-78Sunday, Monday, Tuesday
19
3
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
3


SWEET SENSATION (UK)PEAKWEEKS
14-Feb-75Sad Sweet Dreamer
8
10
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
10


Rachel SWEET (US) born 28 July 1962PEAKWEEKS
6-Nov-81Everlasting Love (with Rex SMTH)
11
7
Number of Hits
1
Total Weeks
7

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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