Search only this Tubeway Army | Gary Numan Discography
Facebook Twitter
Sliding Panel v5 Contribute

Can you help with this Gary Numan website ?

Do you see any information which needs correcting? Can you offer any scans or photographs of media? Were you at any concert or gig & can offer a setlist? Do you have any song lyrics to fill any of the gaps ? Full credit to be given on any help received.

E-Mail Numan Discography


The Pleasure Principle - 1979
Gary
Numan

Top 100 Chart Positions

United Kingdom   Chart Date Chart
Position
Up / Down

  20 September 1979 01 NEW
  27 September 1979 02
  04 October 1979 01
  11 October 1979 03
  18 October 1979 06
  25 October 1979 10
Beggars Banquet | BEGC 10 | BEGA 10   01 November 1979 20
Released on the 07th September 1979   08 November 1979 35
Reached Number 1 on 20th September 1979 for 1 week and 04th October 1979 for 1 week.   15 November 1979 41
Spent 21 weeks in the charts   22 November 1979 42
Sales | Gold Certification 400,000 +   29 November 1979 40
  06 December 1979 36
    13 December 1979 37
    20 December 1979 45
    27 December 1979 48
    03 January 1980 38
    10 January 1980 34
    17 January 1980 33
    24 January 1980 52
    31 January 1980 46
    07 February 1980 ??
         

Singles Released from The Pleasure Principle        
Cars        
Complex        

 

Top 100 Chart Positions

Australia   Chart Date Chart
Position
Up / Down

  11 September 1980 24 NEW
       
       
       
       
       
Beggars Banquet | M5 600049 | 600049        
Released 11th September 1980        
Reached Number 24 on        
Spent x weeks in the charts        
         
       

Singles Released from The Pleasure Principle        
Cars        
Complex        
           

 

Top 100 Chart Positions as issued in R.P.M. (Records, Promotion, Music Magazine)

Canada   Chart Date Chart
Position
Up / Down

  09 February 1980 87 NEW
  16 February 1980 75
  23 February 1980 67
  01 March 1980 52
  08 March 1980 51
  15 March 1980 44
Beggars Banquet | BEGC 10 | BEGA 10   22 March 1980 32
Released 01 February 1980   29 March 1980 26
Reached Number 11 on 19 April 1980 for 2 weeks   05 April 1980 18
Spent 29 week in the charts   12 April 1980 14
    19 April 1980 11
  26 April 1980 11
    03 May 1980 13
    10 May 1980 15
    17 May 1980 27
    24 May 1980 27
    31 May 1980 26
    07 June 1980 25
    14 June 1980 21
    21 June 1980 20
    28 June 1980 20
    05 July 1980 21
    12 July 1980 21
    19 July 1980 32
    26 July 1980 38
    02 August 1980 40
    09 August 1980 45
    16 August 1980 53
    23 August 1980 90
         

Singles Released from The Pleasure Principle        
Cars        
           
           

 

Top 20 Chart Positions as issued by the Canadian Recording Industry Association.

Canada   Chart Date Chart
Position
Up / Down

  23 April 1980 12 NEW
  30 April 1980 09
  07 May 1980 09
  14 May 1980 16
  21 May 1980 20
  28 May 1980 15
Beggars Banquet | BEGC 10 | BEGA 10   04 June 1980 17
Released April 1980   11 June 1980 18
Reached Number 12 on        
Spent 1 week in the charts        
         
       

Singles Released from The Pleasure Principle        
Cars        
           
           

 

 

Top 200 Chart Positions

United States of America   Chart Date Chart
Position
Up / Down

  02 February 1980 185 NEW
  09 February 1980 172
  16 February 1980 162
  23 February 1980 137
  01 March 1980 126
  08 March 1980 81
Beggars Banquet | CS38-120 | SD38-120 | TP38-120   15 March 1980 64
Released 25th January 1980   22 March 1980 42
Reached Number 16 on 24th May 1980   29 March 1980 38
Spent 30 weeks in the charts   05 April 1980 31
    12 April 1980 27
US Billboard 200   19 April 1980 25
    26 April 1980 23
    03 May 1980 22
    10 May 1980 20
    17 May 1980 18
    24 May 1980 16
    31 May 1980 16
    07 June 1980 20
    14 June 1980 23
    21 June 1980 27
    28 June 1980 33
    05 July 1980 58
    12 July 1980 76
    19 July 1980 83
    25 July 1980 86
    02 August 1980 86
    09 August 1980 108
    16 August 1980 104
    23 August 1980 146
         
         

Singles Released from The Pleasure Principle        
Cars        
           
           

 

References

 
       
       
       
       
       
       
         
Official Charts Archive        
Record Mirror        
Radio 1 Official New Album Charts as released on a Thursday.
US Billboard 200        
         
         
         
         
         
         

 

Main Chart By Year
 
Main Chart By Position
 
 
Data Last Updated
21 July 2018

Rate This Chart Data

Share This Page

 

 © Tubeway Army and Gary Numan Discography with Information Archive | 2007 - 2018