US number one songs in 1980

What songs were number one in 1980? This is the full list of the US number one songs from the year 1980. There were a total of 18 US #1 tracks in the year 1980 starting with Escape (Pina Colada Song) by Rupert Holmes which went to #1 on 22nd December, 1979 and remained at the top spot for 2 weeks.

The US song that was number one for the longest single run in 1980 was Lady by Kenny Rogers which went to number one on 15th November, 1980 and stayed at the top slot for 6 weeks.

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