Fame by Irene Cara was a UK number 1 hit on Saturday, July 17, 1982 spending 3 week(s) at the top of the UK charts. This won the 1980 Oscar for Best Original Song, and Michael Gore also won for Best Score for his work on the movie. The movie Fame got a remake in 2009, with Naturi Naughton in a starring role and performing this song. Her version made #33 in the UK.

Fame FAQs

Who sang Fame?

Fame was performed by Irene Cara

What year did Fame get to the UK number 1 spot?

Fame first became a UK number 1 on Saturday, July 17, 1982

How long was Fame at number 1 in the UK?

Fame spent 3 week(s) at number 1 in the UK.