What Are The Best Selling Singles Of The 80s?

Written by on 31st March 2021

1 “Do They Know It’s Christmas?” Band Aid 1984

2 “Relax” Frankie Goes to Hollywood 1983
3 “I Just Called to Say I Love You” Stevie Wonder 1984
4 “Two Tribes” Frankie Goes to Hollywood 1984
5 “Don’t You Want Me” The Human League 1981
6 “Last Christmas”/”Everything She Wants” Wham! 1984
7 “Karma Chameleon” Culture Club 1983
8 “Careless Whisper” George Michael 1984
9 “The Power of Love” Jennifer Rush 1985
10 “Come On Eileen” Dexys Midnight Runners & the Emerald Express

The Biggest Selling Single Of The 80s Was Released By Band Aid

Band Aid were a charity supergroup featuring mainly British and Irish musicians and recording artists. It was founded in 1984 by Bob Geldof and Midge Ure to raise money for anti-famine efforts in Ethiopia by releasing the song “Do They Know It’s Christmas?” for the Christmas market that year. On 25th November 1984, the song was recorded at Sarm West Studios in Notting Hill, London, and was released in the UK on Monday 3rd December.

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