UK Greatest Hit Albums 1970-1979

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08 December 1979
(No 1 for 5 weeks)
Rod Stewart Greatest Hits - Rod Stewart - Greatest Hits Vol. 1
1979 was the year that the album Rod Stewart - Greatest Hits Vol. 1 from Rod Stewart reached the number 1 position. The actual date was Saturday, December 08, 1979. This number 1 hit album held the top spot for 5 weeks.
Rod Stewart Greatest Hits - Rod Stewart - Greatest Hits Vol. 1
17 November 1979
(No 1 for 3 weeks)
Abba Greatest Hits - Greatest Hits Volume 2
It was back in 1979 that Abba reached the number 1 spot with the greatest hit album Greatest Hits Volume 2. Topping the charts on Saturday, November 17, 1979 Abba held the position for a total of 3 weeks.
Abba Greatest Hits - Greatest Hits Volume 2
10 November 1979
(No 1 for 1 week)
Fleetwood Mac Greatest Hits - Tusk
It was back in 1979 that Fleetwood Mac reached the number 1 spot with the greatest hit album Tusk. Topping the charts on Saturday, November 10, 1979 Fleetwood Mac held the position for a total of 1 week.
Fleetwood Mac Greatest Hits - Tusk
13 October 1979
(No 1 for 1 week)
Blondie Greatest Hits - Eat To The Beat
The greatest hit album Eat To The Beat from Blondie reached the number 1 position in the year of 1979 - the date was Saturday, October 13, 1979. This greatest hit album stayed at the top for 1 week.
Blondie Greatest Hits - Eat To The Beat
13 October 1979
(No 1 for 4 weeks)
Police Greatest Hits - Reggatta De Blanc
The greatest hit album Reggatta De Blanc from Police reached the number 1 position in the year of 1979 - the date was 13 October 1979. This greatest hit album stayed at the top for 4 weeks.
Police Greatest Hits - Reggatta De Blanc
06 October 1979
(No 1 for 1 week)
Gary Numan Greatest Hits - The Pleasure Principle
In the year of 1979 Gary Numan moved up to the number 1 chart position with the greatest hit album entitled 'The Pleasure Principle'. Leading the charts on 06 October 1979 Gary Numan maintained the no 1 position for 1 week.
Gary Numan Greatest Hits - The Pleasure Principle
29 September 1979
(No 1 for 1 week)
Boney M Greatest Hits - Oceans Of Fantasy
In the year of 1979 Boney M moved up to the number 1 chart position with the greatest hit album entitled 'Oceans Of Fantasy'. Leading the charts on Saturday, September 29, 1979 Boney M maintained the no 1 position for 1 week.
Boney M Greatest Hits - Oceans Of Fantasy
22 September 1979
(No 1 for 1 week)
Gary Numan Greatest Hits - The Pleasure Principle
22 September 1979 was a great date in history for Gary Numan as the hit album The Pleasure Principle took over the number 1 chart title and held the greatest hit top position for 1 week.
Gary Numan Greatest Hits - The Pleasure Principle
08 September 1979
(No 1 for 2 weeks)
Led Zeppelin Greatest Hits - In Through The Out Door
08 September 1979 was a great date in history for Led Zeppelin as the hit album In Through The Out Door took over the number 1 chart title and held the greatest hit top position for 2 weeks.
Led Zeppelin Greatest Hits - In Through The Out Door
28 July 1979
(No 1 for 6 weeks)
Various artist compilation (WEA) Greatest Hits - The Best Disco Album In The World
1979 was the year that the album The Best Disco Album In The World from Various artist compilation (WEA) reached the number 1 position. The actual date was Saturday, July 28, 1979. This number 1 hit album held the top spot for 6 weeks.
Various artist compilation (WEA) Greatest Hits - The Best Disco Album In The World
21 July 1979
(No 1 for 1 week)
Tubeway Army Greatest Hits - Replicas
1979 was the year that the album Replicas from Tubeway Army reached the number 1 position. The actual date was Saturday, July 21, 1979. This number 1 hit album held the top spot for 1 week.
Tubeway Army Greatest Hits - Replicas
16 June 1979
(No 1 for 5 weeks)
Electric Light Orchestra Greatest Hits - Discovery
It was back in 1979 that Electric Light Orchestra reached the number 1 spot with the greatest hit album Discovery. Topping the charts on Saturday, June 16, 1979 Electric Light Orchestra held the position for a total of 5 weeks.
Electric Light Orchestra Greatest Hits - Discovery
19 May 1979
(No 1 for 4 weeks)
Abba Greatest Hits - Voulez-Vous
It was back in 1979 that Abba reached the number 1 spot with the greatest hit album Voulez-Vous. Topping the charts on Saturday, May 19, 1979 Abba held the position for a total of 4 weeks.
Abba Greatest Hits - Voulez-Vous
28 April 1979
(No 1 for 3 weeks)
Leo Sayer Greatest Hits - The Very Best Of Leo Sayer
The greatest hit album The Very Best Of Leo Sayer from Leo Sayer reached the number 1 position in the year of 1979 - the date was Saturday, April 28, 1979. This greatest hit album stayed at the top for 3 weeks.
Leo Sayer Greatest Hits - The Very Best Of Leo Sayer
31 March 1979
(No 1 for 4 weeks)
Barbra Streisand Greatest Hits - Barbra Streisand's Greatest Hits Volume 2
The greatest hit album Barbra Streisand's Greatest Hits Volume 2 from Barbra Streisand reached the number 1 position in the year of 1979 - the date was Saturday, March 31, 1979. This greatest hit album stayed at the top for 4 weeks.
Barbra Streisand Greatest Hits - Barbra Streisands Greatest Hits Volume 2
17 March 1979
(No 1 for 2 weeks)
Bee Gees Greatest Hits - Spirits Having Flown
In the year of 1979 Bee Gees moved up to the number 1 chart position with the greatest hit album entitled 'Spirits Having Flown'. Leading the charts on Saturday, March 17, 1979 Bee Gees maintained the no 1 position for 2 weeks.
Bee Gees Greatest Hits - Spirits Having Flown
17 February 1979
(No 1 for 4 weeks)
Blondie Greatest Hits - Parallel Lines
In the year of 1979 Blondie moved up to the number 1 chart position with the greatest hit album entitled 'Parallel Lines'. Leading the charts on 17 February 1979 Blondie maintained the no 1 position for 4 weeks.
Blondie Greatest Hits - Parallel Lines
10 February 1979
(No 1 for 1 week)
Various artist compilation (K-Tel) Greatest Hits - Action Replay
Saturday, February 10, 1979 was a great date in history for Various artist compilation (K-Tel) as the hit album Action Replay took over the number 1 chart title and held the greatest hit top position for 1 week.
Various artist compilation (K-Tel) Greatest Hits - Action Replay
20 January 1979
(No 1 for 3 weeks)
Various artist compilation (EMI) Greatest Hits - Don't Walk - Boogie
Saturday, January 20, 1979 was a great date in history for Various artist compilation (EMI) as the hit album Don't Walk - Boogie took over the number 1 chart title and held the greatest hit top position for 3 weeks.
Various artist compilation (EMI) Greatest Hits - Dont Walk - Boogie
06 January 1979
(No 1 for 2 weeks)
Showaddywaddy Greatest Hits - Greatest Hits
1979 was the year that the album Greatest Hits from Showaddywaddy reached the number 1 position. The actual date was Saturday, January 06, 1979. This number 1 hit album held the top spot for 2 weeks.
Showaddywaddy Greatest Hits - Greatest Hits
07 October 1978
(No 1 for 13 weeks)
Original Soundtrack Greatest Hits - Grease
1978 was the year that the album Grease from Original Soundtrack reached the number 1 position. The actual date was Saturday, October 07, 1978. This number 1 hit album held the top spot for 13 weeks.
Original Soundtrack Greatest Hits - Grease
09 September 1978
(No 1 for 4 weeks)
Boney M Greatest Hits - Night Flight To Venus
It was back in 1978 that Boney M reached the number 1 spot with the greatest hit album Night Flight To Venus. Topping the charts on 09 September 1978 Boney M held the position for a total of 4 weeks.
Boney M Greatest Hits - Night Flight To Venus
06 May 1978
(No 1 for 18 weeks)
Original Soundtrack Greatest Hits - Saturday Night Fever
It was back in 1978 that Original Soundtrack reached the number 1 spot with the greatest hit album Saturday Night Fever. Topping the charts on Saturday, May 06, 1978 Original Soundtrack held the position for a total of 18 weeks.
Original Soundtrack Greatest Hits - Saturday Night Fever
15 April 1978
(No 1 for 3 weeks)
Nat 'King' Cole Greatest Hits - 20 Golden Greats
The greatest hit album 20 Golden Greats from Nat 'King' Cole reached the number 1 position in the year of 1978 - the date was Saturday, April 15, 1978. This greatest hit album stayed at the top for 3 weeks.
Nat King Cole Greatest Hits - 20 Golden Greats
25 March 1978
(No 1 for 3 weeks)
Buddy Holly & The Crickets Greatest Hits - 20 Golden Greats
The greatest hit album 20 Golden Greats from Buddy Holly & The Crickets reached the number 1 position in the year of 1978 - the date was 25 March 1978. This greatest hit album stayed at the top for 3 weeks.
Buddy Holly & The Crickets Greatest Hits - 20 Golden Greats
04 February 1978
(No 1 for 7 weeks)
Abba Greatest Hits - The Album
In the year of 1978 Abba moved up to the number 1 chart position with the greatest hit album entitled 'The Album'. Leading the charts on Saturday, February 04, 1978 Abba maintained the no 1 position for 7 weeks.
Abba Greatest Hits - The Album
28 January 1978
(No 1 for 1 week)
Fleetwood Mac Greatest Hits - Rumours
In the year of 1978 Fleetwood Mac moved up to the number 1 chart position with the greatest hit album entitled 'Rumours'. Leading the charts on Saturday, January 28, 1978 Fleetwood Mac maintained the no 1 position for 1 week.
Fleetwood Mac Greatest Hits - Rumours
21 January 1978
(No 1 for 1 week)
Bread Greatest Hits - The Sound Of Bread
Saturday, January 21, 1978 was a great date in history for Bread as the hit album The Sound Of Bread took over the number 1 chart title and held the greatest hit top position for 1 week.
Bread Greatest Hits - The Sound Of Bread
10 December 1977
(No 1 for 6 weeks)
Various artist compilation (K-Tel) Greatest Hits - Disco Fever
10 December 1977 was a great date in history for Various artist compilation (K-Tel) as the hit album Disco Fever took over the number 1 chart title and held the greatest hit top position for 6 weeks.
Various artist compilation (K-Tel) Greatest Hits - Disco Fever
26 November 1977
(No 1 for 2 weeks)
Bread Greatest Hits - The Sound Of Bread
1977 was the year that the album The Sound Of Bread from Bread reached the number 1 position. The actual date was Saturday, November 26, 1977. This number 1 hit album held the top spot for 2 weeks.
Bread Greatest Hits - The Sound Of Bread
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