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Canadian Singer and songwriter Andy Kim reached #1 in Canada (1 week) and the US (1 week) in 1974 with the single “Rock Me Gently” written by Kim. The single peaked at #2 in the UK and #31 in Australia. Additional information can be found on the podcast episode A Conversation with Singer and Songwriter Songwriter Andy Kim (Part 2) and the book #1 Singles in the 1970s.



The American band The Bangels reached #1 with “Eternal Flame” in 1989. The English group Atomic Kitten reached #1 in the United Kingdom (2 weeks) in 2001. American Hall of Fame songwriter Billy Steinberg co-wrote the song with American Tom Kelly and The Bangles band member Susanna Hoffs. Additional information can be found on the podcast episode A Conversation with Songwriter Billy Steinberg (Part 3) and the book #1 Singles in the 1980s.



American Hall of Fame songwriter Billy Steinberg’s fifth #1 single was “Eternal Flame” by the American band The Bangles. The single reached #1 in the Australia, UK and the US in 1989. Additional information can be found on the podcast episode A Conversation with Songwriter Billy Steinberg (Part 3) and the book #1 Singles in the 1980s.