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What was the #1 song on the day you were born?

By Vehementi
Oct 16, 2002
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  1. Vehementi

    Vehementi TechSpot Paladin Topic Starter Posts: 3,199

    For the UK it was 'Never Gonna Give You Up' by Rick Astley
     
  2. Phantasm66

    Phantasm66 TS Rookie Posts: 6,504   +6

    "Hold Me Close" by David Essex.
     
  3. Mictlantecuhtli

    Mictlantecuhtli TS Evangelist Posts: 4,916   +9

    The UK: "Tragedy" by The Bee Gees

    The US: "I Will Survive" by Gloria Gaynor
     
  4. RustyZip

    RustyZip TechSpot Paladin Posts: 418

    My god, you lot must be young-wipper-snappers...:D

    Mine was Mony Mony by Tommy James And The Shondells

    Who??!?!!?? :confused:
     
  5. Elcarion

    Elcarion TechSpot Paladin Posts: 188

    In the US: One Bad Apple by The Osmonds :dead:

    In the UK: Baby Jump by Mungo Jerry :confused:
     
  6. Elcarion

    Elcarion TechSpot Paladin Posts: 188

    That's exactly what I was thinking! :(
     
  7. poertner_1274

    poertner_1274 secroF laicepS topShceT Posts: 4,745

    The U.S. number 1 was 'Magic' by Olivia Newton-John.

    Wow I can't believe that....
     
  8. Mictlantecuhtli

    Mictlantecuhtli TS Evangelist Posts: 4,916   +9

    At least it wasn't Britney Spears :haha:
     
  9. Phantasm66

    Phantasm66 TS Rookie Posts: 6,504   +6

    Dude, that's only my five year old sister... (if that....) ;)
     
  10. Cucumber

    Cucumber TS Rookie Posts: 203

    "Papa Dont Preach" Madonna

    :rolleyes: Makes me feel young
     
     
  11. Goofy Newfie

    Goofy Newfie TS Rookie Posts: 211

     
  12. Julio Franco

    Julio Franco TechSpot Editor Posts: 6,593   +352

    For me it was Every Breath You Take by The Police. :D
     
  13. LNCPapa

    LNCPapa TS Special Forces Posts: 4,356   +283

    Why couldn't mine have been a Michael song?

    US: Jive Talkin' by The Bee Gees

    UK: Barbados by Typically Tropical

    And who is this second group?

    LNCPapa
     
  14. Vehementi

    Vehementi TechSpot Paladin Topic Starter Posts: 3,199

    Tad bit too old there ;)

    I'd say a one-hit wonder. Typically Tropical? :dead:

    Hehehehe, thank you Goofster.
     
  15. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 12,654   +323

    the U.S. No.1 on the 19th July 1980 was... It's Still Rock 'N Roll to Me by Billy Joel
    the U.K. No.1 on the 19th July 1980 was... Xanadu by Olivia Newton-John And The Electric Light Orchestra
     
  16. MYOB

    MYOB TS Rookie Posts: 527

    Jack Your Body?????? by Steve Hurley??????? in the UK, and

    At This Moment?????? by Billy Vera and the Beaters????????

    That sounds out by 30 years...... 1957 rather than 87

    Day i first started school, I at least know this one:

    Bryan Adams, everything i do in the UK, haven't checked USA
     
  17. Rick

    Rick TechSpot Staff Posts: 6,305   +52 Staff Member

    Betty Davis Eyes by Kim Carnes

    The funny thing about this is I heard it on the radio today and none of us could remember who sang it... Small world...
     
  18. MYOB

    MYOB TS Rookie Posts: 527

    Thats a good song... and I'm stuck with total crap....
     
  19. technix

    technix TS Rookie Posts: 16

    UK Chart: Heart by The Pet Shop Boys

    US Chart: Where Do Broken Hearts Go? by Whitney Houston

    1988 chart ;)
     
  20. StormBringer

    StormBringer TS Rookie Posts: 2,871

    The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia by
    Vicki Lawrence

    Several of you guys seem to have been born when I was in HighSchool...
     
  21. MYOB

    MYOB TS Rookie Posts: 527

    just because you're old.....
     
  22. Mictlantecuhtli

    Mictlantecuhtli TS Evangelist Posts: 4,916   +9

    Does that mean you're better than us? :giddy:
     
  23. StormBringer

    StormBringer TS Rookie Posts: 2,871

    It was just an observation, I didn't mean it as an insult.... jeeze.
     
  24. Mictlantecuhtli

    Mictlantecuhtli TS Evangelist Posts: 4,916   +9

    :giddy: indicates I wasn't serious ;)
     


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