TOP 30 albums from 1980
selected from my vinyl record collection

album artist label place
stray cats stray cats arista 30
alan vega alan vega celluloid 29
crocodiles echo & the bunnymen korova 28
out for kicks the zantees bomp! 27
turn up the turn-ups cracked records 26
visage visage polydor 25
colossal youth young marble giants rough trade 24
pretenders pretenders real records 23
skunk doe maar killroy 22
too much pressure the selecter two-tone records 21
end of the century ramones sire 20
empires and dance simple minds zoom records 19
new hope for the wretched plasmatics stiff america 18
brand new age uk subs gem 17
kings of the wild frontier adam ant cbs 16
still steamin' the crawdaddys line records 15
wild planet the b-52s warner bros records 14
half-mute tuxedomoon ralph records 13
seventeen seconds the cure fiction records 12
killing joke killing joke malicious damage 11
roky erickson & the aliens roky erickson & the aliens cbs 10
kaleidoscope siouxsie and the banshees polydor 9
the psychedelic furs the psychedelic furs cbs 8
ace of spades motorhead bronze 7
closer joy division factory 6
travelogue the human league virgin 5
1965-1980 basement 5 phonogram 4
in the flat field bauhaus 4ad 3
fresh fruit from rotting vegetables dead kennedys cherry red 2
songs the lord taught us the cramps i.r.s. records  1