WABC – New York, NY Top 77 Music Survey of 1981

                              WABC TOP 77 of 1981                        
                                                                  
          1. Endless Love - Diana Ross & Lionel Richie (Motown)           
          2. Bette Davis Eyes - Kim Carnes (EMI America)                  
          3. Woman - John Lennon (Geffen)                                 
          4. Morning Train (Nine to Five) - Sheena Easton (EMI America)   
          5. The Tide Is High - Blondie (Chrysalis)                       
          6. Theme from "The Greatest American Hero" -                    
                                                Joey Scarbury (Elektra)   
          7. (Just Like) Starting Over - John Lennon (Geffen)             
          8. Just the Two of Us - Grover Washington, Jr. (Elektra)        
          9. Slowhand - The Pointer Sisters (Planet)                      
         10. Rapture - Blondie (Chrysalis)                                
         11. Private Eyes - Hall & Oates (RCA)                            
         12. Arthur's Theme - Christopher Cross (Warner Brothers)         
         13. Jessie's Girl - Rick Springfield (RCA)                       
         14. 9 to 5 - Dolly Parton (RCA)                                  
         15. Sukiyaki - A Taste of Honey (Capitol)                        
         16. Celebration - Kool & the Gang (De-Lite)                      
         17. Love On a Two-Way Street - Stacy Lattisaw (Cotillion)        
         18. Keep On Loving You - REO Speedwagon (Epic)                   
         19. Kiss On My List - Hall & Oates (RCA)                         
         20. For Your Eyes Only - Sheena Easton (Liberty)                 
         21. Stars On 45 - Stars On 45 (Radio)                            
         22. Queen of Hearts - Juice Newton (Capitol)                     
         23. A Woman Needs Love - Ray Parker Jr. & Raydio (Arista)        
         24. Hearts - Marty Balin (EMI America)                           
         25. Being With You - Smokey Robinson (Tamla)                     
         26. I Don't Need You - Kenny Rogers (Liberty)                    
         27. The One That You Love - Air Supply (Arista)                  
         28. Love On the Rocks - Neil Diamond (Capitol)                   
         29. Lady - Kenny Rogers (Liberty)                                
         30. Angel of the Morning - Juice Newton (Capitol)                
         31. All Those Years Ago - George Harrison (Dark Horse)           
         32. Guilty - Barbra Streisand & Barry Gibb (Columbia)            
         33. Physical - Olivia Newton-John (MCA)                          
         34. Shaddup You Face - Joe Dolce (MCA)                           
         35. Every Woman In the World - Air Supply (Arista)               
         36. Waiting For a Girl Like You - Foreigner (Atlantic)           
         37. She's a Bad Mama Jama - Carl Carlton (20th Century)          
         38. You Make My Dreams - Hall & Oates (RCA)                      
         39. Lady (You Bring Me Up) - The Commodores (Motown)             
         40. Why Do Fools Fall In Love - Diana Ross (RCA)                 
         41. I Can't Go For That (No Can Do) - Hall & Oates (RCA)         
         42. Stop Draggin' My Heart Around - Stevie Nicks (Modern)        
         43. We're In This Love Together - Al Jarreau (Warner Brothers)   
         44. When She Was My Girl - The Four Tops (Casablanca)            
         45. The Best of Times - Styx (A&M)                               
         46. Just Once - Quincy Jones (A&M)                               
         47. Silly - Deniece Williams (ARC)                               
         48. Let's Groove - Earth, Wind & Fire (ARC)                      
         49. Together - Tierra (Boardwalk)                                
         50. Hello Again - Neil Diamond (Capitol)                         
         51. Crying - Don McLean (Millennium)                             
         52. I Love a Rainy Night - Eddie Rabbit (Elektra)                
         53. It's My Turn - Diana Ross (Motown)                           
         54. Who's Crying Now - Journey (Columbia)                        
         55. Hungry Heart - Bruce Springsteen (Columbia)                  
         56. How 'Bout Us - Champaign (Columbia)                          
         57. (There's No) Gettin' Over Me - Ronnie Milsap (RCA)           
         58. America - Neil Diamond (Capitol)                             
         59. Start Me Up - The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stone)             
         60. Here I Am - Air Supply (Arista)                              
         61. Watching the Wheels (Geffen)                                 
         62. Two Hearts -                                                 
                     Stephanie Mills & Teddy Pendergrass (20th Century)   
         63. Passion - Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)                      
         64. De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da - The Police (A&M)                  
         65. The Winner Takes It All - Abba (Atlantic)                    
         66. Never Too Much - Luther Vandross (Epic)                      
         67. This Little Girl - Gary "U.S." Bonds (EMI America)           
         68. While You See A Chance - Steve Winwood (Island)              
         69. The Boy From New York City - The Manhattan Transfer(Atlantic)
         70. Don't Stop the Music - Yarbrough & Peoples (Mercury)         
         71. Just Be My Lady - Larry Graham (Warner Brothers)             
         72. Giving It Up For Your Love - Delbert McClinton (Capitol)     
         73. Don't Stand So Close to Me - The Police (A&M)                
         74. Same Old Lang Syne - Dan Fogelberg (Full Moon)               
         75. Whip It - Devo (Warner Brothers)                             
         76. Take It On the Run - REO Speedwagon (Epic)                   
         77. Living Inside Myself - Gino Vannelli (Arista)                


NOTES: This is a text-only music survey. The song titles and artists shown above are presented exactly as they are shown on the printed survey. Any typos, spelling errors and/or other anomalies are as they appear on the printed sheet. Some formatting and modifying may have been done to allow survey to display properly on the blog and improve searching ability.

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