If you were born on Friday 31st August, 1979 then Higher Love by Steve Winwood was the #1 song on your 7th birthday. The song went to number one on August 30th 1986 and stayed at the top of the charts for 1 week.
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#1 songs on my birthday - 31st August
My birthday! (1979): 'My Sharona' by The Knack 1st birthday (1980): 'Sailing' by Christopher Cross 2nd birthday (1981): 'Endless Love' by Diana Ross and Lionel Richie 3rd birthday (1982): 'Eye of the Tiger' by Survivor 4th birthday (1983): 'Every Breath You Take' by The Police 5th birthday (1984): 'Ghostbusters' by Ray Parker Jr. 6th birthday (1985): 'The Power of Love' by Huey Lewis and The News 7th birthday (1986): 'Higher Love' by Steve Winwood 8th birthday (1987): 'La Bamba' by Los Lobos 9th birthday (1988): 'Monkey' by George Michael 10th birthday (1989): 'Right Here Waiting' by Richard Marx 11th birthday (1990): 'Vision of Love' by Mariah Carey 12th birthday (1991): '(Everything I Do) I Do It for You' by Bryan Adams 13th birthday (1992): 'End of the Road' by Boyz II Men 14th birthday (1993): '(I Can't Help) Falling in Love With You' by UB40 15th birthday (1994): 'I'll Make Love to You' by Boyz II Men 16th birthday (1995): 'Kiss from a Rose' by Seal 17th birthday (1996): 'Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)' by Los Del Rio 18th birthday (1997): 'Mo Money Mo Problems' by Notorious B.I.G. feat. Puff Daddy and Mase 19th birthday (1998): 'The Boy Is Mine' by Brandy and Monica 20th birthday (1999): 'Genie In A Bottle' by Christina Aguilera 21st birthday (2000): 'Doesn't Really Matter' by Janet Jackson 22nd birthday (2001): 'Fallin' by Alicia Keys 23rd birthday (2002): 'Dilemma' by Nelly feat. Kelly Rowland 24th birthday (2003): 'Crazy In Love' by Beyonce Featuring Jay-Z 25th birthday (2004): 'Lean Back' by Terror Squad 26th birthday (2005): 'We Belong Together' by Mariah Carey 27th birthday (2006): 'London Bridge' by Fergie 28th birthday (2007): 'Beautiful Girls' by Sean Kingston 29th birthday (2008): 'Disturbia' by Rihanna 30th birthday (2009): 'I Gotta Feeling' by The Black Eyed Peas 31st birthday (2010): 'Love the Way You Lie' by Eminem feat. Rihanna 32nd birthday (2011): 'Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)' by Katy Perry 33rd birthday (2012): 'Whistle' by Flo Rida 34th birthday (2013): 'Blurred Lines' by Robin Thicke featuring T.I. and Pharrell 35th birthday (2014): 'Rude' by Magic! 36th birthday (2015): 'Cheerleader' by OMI 37th birthday (2016): 'Cheap Thrills' by Sia Featuring Sean Paul 38th birthday (2017): 'Despacito' by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee featuring Justin Bieber 39th birthday (2018): 'In My Feelings' by Drake 40th birthday (2019): 'Senorita' by Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello 41st birthday (2020): 'WAP' by Cardi B featuring Megan Thee Stallion