Monday, 25 June 2018

1975, Music: Belgian Single Charts 26/04/1975 (BRT, Radio 2, TOP 30)

N° 30
10cc with "Life Is A Minestrone"
- Country: UK
- Music/Lyrics: Eric Stewart, Lol Creme
- Highest Position: N° 15
- Weeks in the charts: 5



N° 29
Bay City Rollers with "Bye Bye Baby"
- Country: UK
- Music/Lyrics: Bob Gaudio, Bob Crewe
- Highest Position: N° 15
- Weeks in the charts: 12



N° 28
Zangeres Zonder Naam with "Keetje Tippel"
- Country: Netherlands
- Music/Lyrics: Johnny Hoes, Adrianus Klaris
- Highest Position: N° 7
- Weeks in the charts: 9


N° 27
George McCrae with "Sing A Happy Song"
- Country: USA
- Music/Lyrics: Harry Wayne Casey, Richard Finch
- Highest Position: N° 27
- Weeks in the charts: 2


N° 26
Telly Savalas with "If"
- Country: USA
- Music/Lyrics: David Gates
- Highest Position: N° 12
- Weeks in the charts: 5



N° 25
The Osmonds with "Having A Party"
- Country: USA
- Music/Lyrics: B. Massey, H.B. Barnum, C. Brown
- Highest Position: N° 20
- Weeks in the charts: 3



N° 24
Mud with "Oh Boy"
- Country: UK
- Music/Lyrics: Norman Petty, Bill Tilghman, Sonny West
- Highest Position: N° 3
- Weeks in the charts: 11



N° 23
Jack Jersey And The Jordanaires with "I Wonder"
- Country: Netherlands
- Music/Lyrics: Jacques Verburgt, Jack de Nijs
- Highest Position: N° 5
- Weeks in the charts: 11


N° 22
Albert West with "You And Me"
- Country: Netherlands
- Music/Lyrics: Gerrit den Braber, Job Maarse, Jacques Zwart
- Highest Position: N° 22
- Weeks in the charts: 5


N° 21
The Shadows with "Let Me Be The One"
- Country: UK
- Music/Lyrics: Paul Curtis
- Highest Position: N° 21
- Weeks in the charts: 5



N° 20
Will Tura with "Je zien huilen kan ik niet"
- Country: Belgium
- Music/Lyrics: Nelly Byl, Will Tura
- Highest Position: N° 10
- Weeks in the charts: 13


N° 19
Ann Christy with "Could It Be Happiness"
- Country: Belgium
- Music/Lyrics: Mary Boduin
- Highest Position: N° 16
- Weeks in the charts: 5
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N° 18
Joe Dassin with "Si tu t'appelles mélancolie"
- Country: France
- Music/Lyrics: Pierre Delanoë, Claude Lemesle, Peter Dibbens, Michael Shepstone
- Highest Position: N° 8
- Weeks in the charts: 14

N° 17
Barry White with "What Am I Gonna Do With You"
- Country: USA
- Music/Lyrics: Barry White
- Highest Position: N° 15
- Weeks in the charts: 5


N° 16
Joey Dyser with "100 Years"
- Country: Netherlands
- Music/Lyrics: Dick Bakker, Josje Duister
- Highest Position: N° 1
- Weeks in the charts: 10



N° 15
Cunningham with "Norma Jean Wants To Be A Movie Star"
- Country: UK
- Music/Lyrics: Johnny Cunningham
- Highest Position: N° 10
- Weeks in the charts: 3

N° 14
Cindy with "Een avontuurtje"
- Country: Belgium
- Music/Lyrics: Cahelo, Ramon Smith, Andy Free
- Highest Position: N° 13
- Weeks in the charts: 11


N° 13
Status Quo with "Down, Down"
- Country: UK
- Music/Lyrics: Francis Rossi, Robert Young
- Highest Position: N° 1
- Weeks in the charts: 11



N° 12
Spooky & Sue with "You Talk Too Much"
- Country: Netherlands
- Music/Lyrics: Joe Jones, Reginald F. Hall
- Highest Position: N° 9
- Weeks in the charts: 8



N° 11
Willy Sommers with "Souvenir"
- Country: Belgium
- Music/Lyrics: Armath
- Highest Position: N° 11
- Weeks in the charts: 8



N° 10
Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel with "Make Me Smile"
- Country: UK
- Music/Lyrics: Steve Harley
- Highest Position: N° 7
- Weeks in the charts: 9


N° 9
The Sweet with "Fox On The Run"
- Country: UK
- Music/Lyrics: Andy Scott, Brian Connolly, Steve Priest, Mick Tucker
- Highest Position: N° 4
- Weeks in the charts: 13


N° 8
The Rubettes with "I Can Do It"
- Country: UK
- Music/Lyrics: Wayne Bickerton, Tony Waddington
- Highest Position: N° 5
- Weeks in the charts: 10



N° 7
Ann Christy with "Gelukkig zijn"
- Country: Belgium
- Music/Lyrics: Mary Boduin
- Highest Position: N° 6
- Weeks in the charts: 8



N° 6
Gloria Gaynor with "Reach Out, I'll Be There"
- Country: USA
- Music/Lyrics: Lamont Dozier, Eddie Holland, Brian Holland
- Highest Position: N° 5
- Weeks in the charts: 12


N° 5
Shirley And Company with "Shame, Shame, Shame"
- Country: USA
- Music/Lyrics: Sylvia Robinson
- Highest Position: N° 1
- Weeks in the charts: 14


N° 4
Teach-In with "Ding-A-Dong"
- Country: Netherlands
- Music/Lyrics: Dick Bakker, Eddy Ouwens, Will Luikinga
- Highest Position: N° 2
- Weeks in the charts: 9



N° 3
ABBA with "I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do"
- Country: Sweden
- Music/Lyrics: Benny Andersson, Stig Anderson, Björn Ulvaeus
- Highest Position: N° 2
- Weeks in the charts: 12



N° 2
George Baker Selection with "Paloma Blanca"
- Country: Netherlands
- Music/Lyrics: Hans Bouwens
- Highest Position: N° 1
- Weeks in the charts: 17


N° 1
Johnny & Orquesta Rodrigues with "Hey mal yo"
- Country: Netherlands
- Music/Lyrics: Traditional, J.A. Rodrigues
- Highest Position: N° 1
- Weeks in the charts: 12


Sunday, 17 June 2018

1974, Best selling cars UK

This list contains the best selling car models in the UK with more than 5,000 units sold in 1974. (source: Auto Katalog, Germany)

N° 42 Simca 1301 / 1501 (Chrysler France)
5,459 units sold

N° 41 Škoda 100 / 110
5,662 units sold

N° 40 Audi 80
5,822 units sold

N° 39 Peugeot 504
5,987 units sold
 

N° 38 Volkswagen Passat
6,514 units sold

N° 37 Renault R4
6,532 units sold

N° 36 Toyota Corolla
6,558 units sold

N° 35 Renault R6
6,602 units sold

N° 34 Datsun Violet (aka Datsun 140J/160J)
6,706 units sold

N° 33 Citroën GS
7,104 units sold

N° 32 Audi 100
7,388 units sold

N° 31 Datsun Bluebird (aka Datsun 160B/180B)
8,420 units sold

N° 30 Simca 1100 (Chrysler France)
9,511 units sold

N° 29 MGB / Midget (British Leyland)
9,531 units sold

N° 28 Fiat 126
9,778 units sold

N° 27 Fiat 128
9,874 units sold

N° 26 Renault R5
10,378 units sold

N° 25 Fiat 127
11,389 units sold

N° 24 Renault R16
11,879 units sold

N° 23 Jaguar XJ / Daimler Double Six (British Leyland)
13,454 units sold

N° 22 Triumph Dolomite / Sprint (British Leyland)
13,977 units sold

N° 21 Volkswagen Beetle
14,627 units sold

N° 20 Renault R12
15,331 units sold

N° 19 Hillman Imp (Chrysler UK)
15,797 units sold

N° 18 Triumph 2000 / 2500 (British Leyland)
15,833 units sold

N° 17 Datsun Sunny (aka Datsun 120Y)
16,407 units sold

N° 16 Rover 2200 / 3500 / S (P6) (British Leyland)
17,080 units sold

N° 15 Vauxhall Victor (FE)
17,772 units sold

N° 14 Datsun Cherry
21,036 units sold

N° 13 Austin / Morris 1800/2200 (BMC ADO17, British Leyland)
24,424 units sold

N° 12 Ford Consul / Granada
25,644 units sold

N° 11. Triumph Toledo / 1500 (British Leyland)
29,293 units sold

N° 10 Hillman Hunter (Chrysler UK)
31,806 units sold

N° 9 Austin Maxi (British Leyland)
34,712 units sold

N° 8 Ford Capri
36,111 units sold

N° 7 Hillman Avenger (Chrysler UK)
58,114 units sold

N° 6 Austin Allegro (British Leyland)
58,231 units sold

N° 5 Vauxhall Viva / Magnum (HC)
67,434 units sold

N° 4 Morris Marina (British Leyland)
78,376 units sold

N° 3 Mini (ADO20) (British Leyland)
84,932 units sold

N° 2 Ford Escort
86,749 units sold

N° 1 Ford Cortina
124,576 units sold