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Happy 40 Years: 5.7.0.5.

Posted: Sun Jul 08, 2018 12:38 am
40 years ago today, 5.7.0.5. entered the British singles chart (position 59)!

It stayed there for twelve weeks and peaked at number 8 (August 19th).

Here is the top 75 singles on July 8th, 1978:

http://www.officialcharts.com/charts/si ... 0702/7501/

Re: Happy 40 Years: 5.7.0.5.

Posted: Sun Jul 08, 2018 12:18 pm
by PerG
"It was 2x twenty years ago today"

Can't believe it! Remembering listening to the album at the record shop before I bought it... :shock: :D

Re: Happy 40 Years: 5.7.0.5.

Posted: Tue Jul 10, 2018 3:41 am
by 1after2
[email protected] wrote:
Sun Jul 08, 2018 12:38 am
Here is the top 75 singles on July 8th, 1978:
http://www.officialcharts.com/charts/si ... 0702/7501/
a strange avatar was used for 5705 in the chart... some sort of creep... :yikes:

Re: Happy 40 Years: 5.7.0.5.

Posted: Tue Jul 10, 2018 3:48 am
by 1after2
also in these days a lot of crap was present in the charts...
the worst in this list being from my country...
THE SMURF SONG - FATHER ABRAHAM AND THE SMURFS
:))

Re: Happy 40 Years: 5.7.0.5.

Posted: Sun Jul 22, 2018 12:25 pm
by CatInAFlat
1978 does sound a good vintage year for music. Not counting the Smurfs, of course!

Re: Happy 40 Years: 5.7.0.5.

Posted: Sun Aug 19, 2018 1:23 am
[email protected] wrote:
Sun Jul 08, 2018 12:38 am
It stayed there for twelve weeks and peaked at number 8 (August 19th).
:cheers:

Re: Happy 40 Years: 5.7.0.5.

Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2018 7:33 am
by Martin
There were at least 9 great songs in the top 20 :D