List of number-one singles of 1979 (Canada)

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This is a list of the weekly Canadian RPM magazine[n 1] number one Top Singles chart of 1979.[n 2][n 3]
Canada identifies Canadian musical acts.

Volume:Issue Issue Date(s) Weeks on Top Song Artist
30:15-16 13 January 2 "Le Freak" Chic
30:17 20 January 1 "Too Much Heaven" Bee Gees
30:18-19 27 January - 3 February 2 "Y.M.C.A." Village People
30:20-21 10 February - 17 February 2 "Too Much Heaven" (return) Bee Gees
30:22-25 24 February - 17 March 4 "Da Ya Think I'm Sexy?" Rod Stewart
30:26, 31:1-3 24 March - 14 April 4 "Tragedy" Bee Gees
31:4 21 April 1 "I Just Fall in Love Again" Anne Murray Canada
31:5 28 April 1 "What a Fool Believes" The Doobie Brothers
31:6 5 May 1 "Knock on Wood" Amii Stewart
31:7 12 May 1 "Heart of Glass" Blondie
31:8 19 May 1 "In the Navy" Village People
31:9-10 26 May - 2 June 2 "Reunited" Peaches & Herb
31:11-12 9 June - 16 June 2 "Hot Stuff" Donna Summer
31:13 23 June 1 "Love You Inside and Out" Bee Gees
31:14-15 30 June - 7 July 2 "The Logical Song" Supertramp
31:16-17 14 July - 21 July 2 "We Are Family" Sister Sledge
31:18-19 28 July - 4 August 2 "Ring My Bell" Anita Ward
31:20-21 11 August - 18 August 2 "Bad Girls" Donna Summer
31:22-23 25 August - 1 September 2 "Born to Be Alive" Patrick Hernandez
31:24-26 8 September - 22 September 3 "My Sharona" The Knack
32:1 29 September 1 "I Was Made for Lovin' You" Kiss
32:2 6 October 1 "Don't Bring Me Down" Electric Light Orchestra
32:3-4 13 October - 20 October 2 "Bad Case of Loving You (Doctor, Doctor)" Robert Palmer
32:5-6 27 October - 3 November 2 "Pop Muzik" M
32:7 10 November 1 "Good Girls Don't" The Knack
32:8-9 17 November - 24 November 2 "Heartache Tonight" Eagles
32:10-14 1 December 1979 – 5 January 1980 § 6 "Babe" Styx

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Notes
  1. ^ The magazine's weekly record charts were digitized by the AV Trust. The collection is archived by Library and Archives Canada here.
    The PDF text search does not work unless you have additional software installed. You must view each entry on the chart for a match.
  2. ^ A collection of all the .pdf files cited is available here.
  3. ^ On 21 March 1966, the chart became the RPM 100, as expanded to the top 100 singles.

§ - first issue of following year was released 12 January 1980.

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