I Don't Like Mondays by The Boomtown Rats was a UK number 1 hit on Saturday, July 28, 1979 spending 4 week(s) at the top of the UK charts. At a basic level, this is often heard as a song lamenting the beginning of the work week. Some radio stations play it every Monday at a certain time. Group leader Bob Geldof wrote this. He went on to organize charity efforts Band Aid, Live Aid and Live 8, earning a KBE (the equivalent of knighthood given to people born outside of England) for his efforts. The Boomtown Rats played this as part of their set at Live Aid.
Who sang I Don't Like Mondays?
I Don't Like Mondays was performed by The Boomtown Rats
What year did I Don't Like Mondays get to the UK number 1 spot?
I Don't Like Mondays first became a UK number 1 on Saturday, July 28, 1979
How long was I Don't Like Mondays at number 1 in the UK?
I Don't Like Mondays spent 4 week(s) at number 1 in the UK.