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The Hot 100

Week of August 18, 1979

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  • 3
    • The Main Event/Fight

      Barbra Streisand
    • 3
    • 3
    • 10
      • 3
      • 3
      • 10
  • 5
    • After The Love Has Gone

      Earth, Wind & Fire
    • 19
    • 5
    • 7
      • 19
      • 5
      • 7
  • 6
    • When You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman

      Dr. Hook
    • 6
    • 6
    • 19
      • 6
      • 6
      • 19
  • 8
    • The Devil Went Down To Georgia

      The Charlie Daniels Band
    • 21
    • 8
    • 9
      • 21
      • 8
      • 9
  • 10
    • Mama Can't Buy You Love

      Elton John
    • 12
    • 10
    • 11
      • 12
      • 10
      • 11
  • 11
    • I Was Made For Lovin' You

      KISS
    • 11
    • 11
    • 13
      • 11
      • 11
      • 13
  • 13
    • Lead Me On

      Maxine Nightingale
    • 15
    • 13
    • 13
      • 15
      • 13
      • 13
  • 14
    • Don't Bring Me Down

      Electric Light Orchestra
    • 18
    • 14
    • 3
      • 18
      • 14
      • 3
  • 16
    • I'll Never Love This Way Again

      Dionne Warwick
    • 20
    • 16
    • 9
      • 20
      • 16
      • 9
  • 21
    • Is She Really Going Out With Him?

      Joe Jackson
    • 23
    • 21
    • 11
      • 23
      • 21
      • 11
  • 22
    • Lonesome Loser

      Little River Band
    • 25
    • 22
    • 5
      • 25
      • 22
      • 5
  • 25
    • Heaven Must Have Sent You

      Bonnie Pointer
    • 28
    • 25
    • 10
      • 28
      • 25
      • 10
  • 30
    • Bad Case Of Loving You (Doctor, Doctor)

      Robert Palmer
    • 38
    • 30
    • 5
      • 38
      • 30
      • 5
  • 31
    • I Want You To Want Me

      Cheap Trick
    • 14
    • 7
    • 17
      • 14
      • 7
      • 17
  • 32
    • Born To Be Alive

      Patrick Hernandez
    • 36
    • 32
    • 9
      • 36
      • 32
      • 9
  • 34
    • Driver's Seat

      Sniff 'n' the Tears
    • 46
    • 34
    • 5
      • 46
      • 34
      • 5
  • 36
    • Different Worlds

      Maureen McGovern
    • 40
    • 36
    • 7
      • 40
      • 36
      • 7
  • 38
    • You Gonna Make Me Love Somebody Else

      The Jones Girls
    • 41
    • 38
    • 9
      • 41
      • 38
      • 9
  • 39
    • Girl Of My Dreams

      Bram Tchaikovsky
    • 43
    • 39
    • 7
      • 43
      • 39
      • 7
  • 41
    • Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now

      McFadden & Whitehead
    • 16
    • 13
    • 17
      • 16
      • 13
      • 17
  • 42
    • Lovin', Touchin', Squeezin'

      Journey
    • 52
    • 42
    • 5
      • 52
      • 42
      • 5
  • 45
    • Shine A Little Love

      Electric Light Orchestra
    • 17
    • 8
    • 14
      • 17
      • 8
      • 14
  • 48
    • Turn Off The Lights

      Teddy Pendergrass
    • 51
    • 48
    • 5
      • 51
      • 48
      • 5
  • 49
    • Baby I Want You

      Funky Communication Committee
    • 57
    • 49
    • 6
      • 57
      • 49
      • 6
  • 52
    • Totally Hot

      Olivia Newton-John
    • 60
    • 52
    • 4
      • 60
      • 52
      • 4
  • 53
    • Got To Give In To Love

      Bonnie Boyer
    • 59
    • 53
    • 4
      • 59
      • 53
      • 4