Category Archive: 1980

SHADDAP YOU FACE

Shaddap You Face From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Released 1980 (International) April 1981 (U.S.) Format 7″ Recorded 1980 Genre Pop, comedy Label Full Moon Records Epic Records (UK) Songwriter(s) Joe Dolce Producer(s) Joe Dolce and Ian McKenzie “Shaddup You Face” went to #1 for eight weeks on the Australian pop charts in 1980. It reached …

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THIS OLE HOUSE (album)

This Ole House (album) Studio album by Shakin’ Stevens Released October 1980 (Marie, Marie) March 1981 (This Ole House) Recorded 1980 Genre Rock and roll Label Epic Producer Stuart Colman This Ole House is a 1980 album by Welsh rock and roll singer Shakin’ Stevens. The album was originally released under the name Marie, Marie …

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COULD I HAVE THIS DANCE

Could I Have This Dance Released August 1980 Genre Country Length 3:16 Label Capitol Writer(s) Wayland Holyfield Bob House Producer(s) Jim Ed Norman “Could I Have This Dance” is a song recorded by Canadian country music artist Anne Murray. “Could I Have This Dance” was featured in the 1980 film Urban Cowboy and appeared on …

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I BELIEVE IN YOU (Don Williams song)

I Believe in You (Don Williams song) Released August 1980 Genre Country Length 4:04 Label MCA Writer(s) Roger Cook Sam Hogin Producer(s) Don Williams Garth Fundis “I Believe in You” is a song written by Roger Cook and Sam Hogin, and recorded by American country music artist Don Williams. It was released in August 1980 …

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RIDE LIKE THE WIND

Ride Like the Wind from the album Christopher Cross Released February 15, 1980 Format 7″ single Recorded 1979 Genre Soft rock Length 3:56 “Ride Like the Wind” is a song written and recorded by American singer-songwriter Christopher Cross. It was released in February 1980 as the lead single from his Grammy-winning self-titled debut album. It …

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EVERY WOMAN IN THE WORLD

SONG & HIT DETAILS Artist Name: AIR SUPPLY Top Position (Australia): 7 Song Author: Graham Russell Year Recorded: 1981 Record Label: Big Time Label Number: ZBZS-334 SONG PROFILE Released October 1980 Format 7″ (45 rpm) Genre Country pop, soft rock Length 3:25 “Every Woman in the World” “Every Woman in the World” is a 1980 …

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AMERICA – (song)

SONG & HIT DETAILS Artist Name: NEIL DIAMOND Song Author: Neil Diamond Year Recorded: 1980 SONG PROFILE America Single by Neil Diamond from the album The Jazz Singer soundtrack B-side “Songs of Life” Released April 25, 1981 Format 7″ Recorded 1980 Genre Pop Length 3:27 (single version) 4:19 (album version) Label Capitol Writer(s) Neil Diamond …

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ALL THOSE YEARS AGO

SONG & HIT DETAILS Artist Name: GEORGE HARRISON Song Author: George Harrison Year Recorded: 1980 SONG PROFILE All Those Years Ago Single by George Harrison from the album Somewhere in England B-side “Writing’s on the Wall” Released 11 May 1981 (US) 15 May 1981 (UK) Format Vinyl 45 Recorded F.P.S.H.O.T. 19 November 1980 – 25 …

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McCARTNEY II

McCartney II – 1980 McCartney II is the second completely solo album by Paul McCartney, and the first since the formation of Wings in 1971. It was released in 1980, a year before the band’s dissolution and while their future lay in limbo. The album is a significant departure for McCartney, as much of it …

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BEAUTIFUL BOY

Beautiful Boy (Darling Boy) – 1980 “Beautiful Boy (Darling Boy)” is a song written and performed by John Lennon. It was released on the 1980 album Double Fantasy, the last album by Lennon and Ono released before his death. Paul McCartney has stated this is one of his favourite songs composed by Lennon, and when …

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