Make a Move On Me (Olivia Newton John)
#5 on the US Hot 100
Following immediately in the wake of Physical (the biggest selling song of the 1980s in the US) this song lives in that mega-hit’s shadow. The writers are Newton John frequent collaborator John Farrar and Tom Snow, a songwriter who also helped pen Olivia’s 1979 hit Deeper Than the Night.
Fun fact: This song was a #1 hit in Sweden.
The theme for Bestest Song Club November 2015 is: US Top 10 Hits That You Probably Haven’t Heard In Years.
Criteria – Songs reached at least #10 on the US Hot 100 between 1 January 1980 and 31 December 1989 but have since largely been unheard.