Top 10 Countdown Show

It’s the debut of Mr. Romance’s Top 10 Countdown Show, a look at the 10 most popular songs on the Adult Contemporary chart for the week of March 8, 1980.

We’ll share pop culture, trivia and all your lite hits that might just bring back some memories or maybe you’ll discover some new soft rock favorites.

Top 10 Countdown Show Pop Culture

The Love Boat 

1980: The year a loaf of bread was $.50 and a gallon of gas was $1.22.

At the movies, you were watching 
The Empire Strikes Back
The Blues Brothers

On television:
The Love Boat 
The Jeffersons
Three’s Company

And the big conversation around the water cooler was: “Who Shot J.R”, on the TV show Dallas.

Top 10 Countdown Show Trivia Question

In 1980, a Hungarian sculptor and professor of architecture licensed his game to the Ideal Toy Company which as of today has sold over 450 million units making it the best-selling toy in history.  Do you know which toy it is? Take a listen to the show below for the answer.

Song Spotlight

Billy Preston & Syreeta – With You I’m Born Again

This week, we’ll take a look at a song sitting right outside the Top 10 chart at #11: From movie Fastbreak starring Gabe Kaplan, it’s the duet of Billy Preston and Syreeta which spent 13 weeks on the chart, but never reached higher than it’s #11 position: With You I’m Born Again.

Listen Live

97 Lite FM Continuous Hits

Mr. Romance’s Top 10 Countdown show comes to you every Saturday night at 7 p.m. with an encore presentation Sunday morning at 10 a.m. (Pacific Time) on 97 Lite FM.

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Sit back and relax with your favorite love songs from the week of March 8, 1980.

Mr. Romance’s Top 10 Countdown Show – March 8, 1980