22/12/1979 Rupert Holmes is at #1 on the US singles chart
Escape (The pina colada song) - Rupert Holmes [Subtitlada & Lyrics] HD
10. Rupert Holmes - Escape (The Piña Colada Song)
Escape (The Piña Colada Song) is a song written and recorded by British-born American singer Rupert Holmes for his album Partners in Crime. As the lead single for the album, the pop song was recommended by Billboard for radio broadcasters and then added to prominent US radio playlists. Rising in popularity, the song peaked to become the last US number one song of the 1970s.