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  • From Paula's album 'Spellbound', 'Rush, Rush' samples the keyboard intro from the song 'Baby O'Riley' by The Who.

    Number one from Oct 14, 1991 to Oct 27, 1991

  • 'I Touch Myself' is from the Divinyls' self-titled album, and features in the film 'Austin Powers: International Man Of Mystery'. Several cover versions have been recorded, including one by former Bardot member Tiffani Wood!

    Number one from Jan 28, 1991 to Feb 10, 1991

  • 3 weeks at number one  (about this song)

    Roxette's third and final Australian number one. Taken from the 'Joyride' album.

    Number one from Apr 22, 1991 to Apr 28, 1991 | Apr 8, 1991 to Apr 21, 1991

  • One of the most famous one hit wonder's of all time, 'Ice Ice Baby' was Vanilla Ice's only hit, from his album 'To The Extreme'.

    Number one from Jan 21, 1991 to Jan 27, 1991 | Jan 7, 1991 to Jan 20, 1991

  • This single, from Martika's album 'Martika's Kitchen', was produced by pop superstar Prince!

    Number one from Oct 7, 1991 to Oct 13, 1991

  • Micheal Jackson's only number one single in Australia, appeared on his hit album 'Dangerous'.

    Number one from Jan 13, 1992 to Jan 19, 1992 | Dec 9, 1991 to Dec 15, 1991 | Jan 6, 1992 to Jan 12, 1992 | Dec 16, 1991 to Dec 22, 1991 | Nov 25, 1991 to Dec 1, 1991 | Dec 23, 1991 to Dec 29, 1991 | Dec 2, 1991 to Dec 8, 1991 | Dec 30, 1991 to Jan 5, 1992

  • Londonbeat's only number one hit, this song stayed at the top spot for 4 weeks! It appears on their album 'In The Blood'.

    Number one from Feb 11, 1991 to Feb 17, 1991 | Feb 25, 1991 to Mar 10, 1991 | Feb 18, 1991 to Feb 24, 1991

  • On Daryl's solo album 'Rise', the female vocal in 'The Horses' was performed by Margaret Ulrich. The woman in the film clip, however, is a model!

    Number one from May 13, 1991 to May 26, 1991

  • Lead singer Richard Fairbrass ran for Mayor of London in 2007! This track featured on the album 'Up'.

    Number one from Nov 4, 1991 to Nov 10, 1991 | Nov 18, 1991 to Nov 24, 1991 | Nov 11, 1991 to Nov 17, 1991

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About Take 40

Take 40 Australia® is the nation's first and longest running music countdown

The Take 40 Australia® brand encompasses radio, online, television and new media. Using a combination of radio airplay, digital and retail sales the Take 40 chart is Australia's most trusted record of the week's biggest songs.

Now broadcast nationally each week to over 1.2 million listeners, Take 40 is the country's most listened to weekly music radio programme. With a focus on the biggest stars, Take 40 Australia is truly 'the home of the hits!'

Ash London

Ash is vivacious and energetic with an infectious passion for all things music. Having presented shows on Channel TEN, Ash is currently also hosting Channel Eleven's weekend music show The Loop.

Ash joins Angus O'Loughlin as co-host, who joined Take 40 in August 2013 and added "It's like who's going to be the next Dr. Who (well maybe not) but this is big news and big thrill to be part of something so large."

Angus O'Loughlin

Take 40 welcomed Angus O'Loughlin to the show in 2013, joining the nation's longest running and most respected music chart show Take 40 Australia.

Currently also hosting Today Network's 'The Bump', Angus' cheeky sense of humour and passion for music makes him the perfect complement to the Take 40 brand.