On the 29th November 1980 Abba's latest single "Super Trouper" hit the number 1 spot in the UK singles chart. The single had entered the chart two weeks earlier at number 13 before jumping up to the number 2 spot week commencing 22nd November.
The UK top five w/c 29th November was as follows -
- Abba "Super Trouper"
- Blondie "The Tide Is High"
- Dennis Waterman "I Could Be So Good For You"
- Stephanie Mills "Never Knew Love Like This Before"
- David Bowie "Fashion"
"Super Trouper" stayed at the top of the UK chart for 3 weeks and was the third biggest selling single of the year.
The single also reached number 1 in Belgium, Germany, Ireland and the Netherlands. The table below shows the chart positions from around the world -