Music Survey: WABC New York, NY January 27, 1981

    New York’s Radio Station - WABC 77 - Survey/27 January 1981   

 TW                                                             LW
  1. (Just Like) Starting Over - John Lennon (Geffen)*3 weeks #1*1
  2. The Tide is High - Blondie (Chrysalis)                      5
  3. Love On the Rocks - Neil Diamond (Capitol)                  2
  4. Guilty - Barbra Streisand & Barry Gibb (Columbia)           3
  5. Celebration - Kool & the Gang (De-Lite)                     8
  6. Every Woman In the World - Air Supply (Arista)              6
  7. Lady - Kenny Rogers (Liberty)                               4
  8. Hungry Heart - Bruce Springsteen (Columbia)                 7
  9. Passion - Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)                    10
 10. De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da - The Police (A&M)                 9
 11. I Love a Rainy Night - Eddie Rabbitt (Elektra)             22
 12. Hit Me With Your Best Shot - Pat Benatar (Chrysalis)       13
 13. I Made It Through the Rain - Barry Manilow (Arista)        11
 14. Together - Tierra (Boardwalk)                              18

 15. More Than I Can Say - Leo Sayer (Warner Brothers)          14
 16. It’s My Turn - Diana Ross (Motown)                         17
 17. Watching You - Slave (Cotillion)                           16
 18. Hey Nineteen - Steely Dan (MCA)                            20
 19. Giving It Up For Your Love - Delbert McClinton (Capitol)   29
 20. Heartbreak Hotel - The Jacksons (Epic)                     26
 21. Don’t Stop the Music - Yarbrough & Peoples (Mercury)       27
 22. 9 to 5 - Dolly Parton (RCA)                                25
 23. United Together - Aretha Franklin (Arista)                 28
 24. Whip It - Devo (Warner Brothers)                           12
 25. Woman - John Lennon (Geffen)                               30
 26. I Hear Music In the Streets - Unlimited Touch (Prelude)    --
 27. Same Old Lang Syne - Dan Fogelberg (Full Moon)             34
 28. The Winner Takes It All - ABBA (Atlantic)                  39
 29. Another One Bites the Dust - Queen (Elektra)               15
 30. Master Blaster (Jammin’) - Stevie Wonder (Tamla)           23
 32. He Can’t Love You - The Michael Stanley Band (EMI America) 41
 34. Miss Sun - Boz Scaggs (Columbia)                           46
 35. Fly Away - Peter Allen (A&M)                               38
 36. Keep On Loving You - REO Speedwagon (Epic)                 42
 37. Suddenly - Olivia Newton-John & Cliff Richard (MCA)        31
 38. He’s So Shy - The Pointer Sisters (Planet)                 32
 39. Games People Play - The Alan Parsons Project (Arista)      50
 40. Remote Control - The Reddings (Believe in a Dream)         24
 41. Woman In Love - Barbra Streisand (Columbia)                37
 46. The Best of Times - Styx (A&M)                             --
 47. A Little In Love - Cliff Richard (EMI America)             HP
 48. I Ain’t Gonna Stand For It - Stevie Wonder (Tamla)         40
 HP  Hello Again - Neil Diamond (Capitol)                         
 HP  Treat Me Right - Pat Benatar (Chrysalis)                     
 HP  Crying - Don McLean (Millennium)                             
 HP  Kiss On My List - Daryl Hall & John Oates (RCA)              

                        THE TOP TEN ALBUMS:                       
     Double Fantasy - John Lennon & Yoko Ono (Geffen)             
     Zenyatta Mondatta - The Police (A&M)                         
     Crimes of Passion - Pat Benatar (Chrysalis)                  
     The River - Bruce Springsteen (Columbia)                     
     Kenny Rogers’ Greatest Hits - Kenny Rogers (Liberty)         
     Gaucho - Steely Dan (MCA)                                    
     Guilty - Barbra Streisand (Columbia)                         
     Back In Black - AC/DC (Atlantic)                             
     Autoamerican - Blondie (Chrysalis)                           
     The Jazz Singer - Neil Diamond (Capitol)
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