American Top 40 – Top 100 of 1981

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The Top 100 Songs of 1981

100. Andy Gibb – Time Is Time
99. Kenny Rogers – Share Your Love With Me
98. Rick James – Super Freak
97. Christopher Cross – Never Be The Same
96. James Taylor & J.D. Souther – Her Town Too
95. John Cougar – Ain’t Even Done with the Night
94. Beach Boys – Beach Boys Medley
93. John Lennon – Watching The Wheels
92. Barbra Streisand & Barry Gibb – What Kind of Fool
91. Pablo Cruise – Cool Love
90. Cliff Richard – A Little In Love
89. Al Jarreau – We’re In This Love Together
88. Four Tops – When She Was My Girl
87. Greg Kihn Band – The Breakup Song
86. Barry Manilow – I Made It Through The Rain
85. Alan Parsons Project – Time
84. Terry Gibbs – Somebody’s Knockin’
83. Dan Fogelberg – Hard To Say
82. Champagne – How About Us
81. Stevie Wonder – I Ain’t Gonna Stand For It
80. Dottie West – What Are We Doing In Love
79. Dan Fogelberg – Same Auld Lang Syne
78. Tiara – Together
77. Heart – Tell It Like It Is
76. Police – Don’t Stand So Close To Me
75. Electric Light Orchestra – Hold On Tight
74. Cliff Richard – Dreamin’ My Life Away
73. Styx – Too Much Time On My Hands
72. Gary U.S. Bonds – This Little Girl
71. Eric Clapton – I Can’t Stand It
70. The Police – The Do Do Do, The Da Da Da
69. Rick Springfield – I’ve Done Everything For You
68. Steve Winwood – While You See A Chance
67. Steely Dan – Hey 19
66. Frankie & The Knockouts – Sweetheart
65. Neil Diamond – America
64. Devo – Whip It
63. Neil Diamond – Hello Again
62. Hall & Oates – You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feeling
61. Climax Blues Band – I Love You
60. George Harrison – All Those Years Ago
59. Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band – Trying To Live My Life Without You
58. Delbert McClinton – Givin’ It Up For Your Love
57. Manhatten Transfer – Boy From New York City
56. Donna Summer – The Wanderer
55. Diana Ross – I’m Comin’ Up
54. Marty Vallen – Hearts
53. Hall & Oates – You Make My Dreams
52. Diana Ross – It’s My Turn
51. Sheena Easton – For Your Eyes Only
50. Little River Band – The Night Owls
49. Commodores – Lady
48. Stephanie Mills – I Never Knew Love Like This Before
47. Oak Ridge Boys – Elvira
46. Gino Vanelli – Living Inside Myself
45. Pat Benetar – Hit Me With Your Best Shot
44. REO Speedwagon – Take It On The Run
43. Eddie Rabbit – Step by Step
42. Bruce Springsteen – Hungry Heart
41. ABBA – The Winner Takes It All
40. Kenny Rogers – I Don’t Need You
39. Don McLean – Cryin’
38. Journey – Who’s Crying Now
37. Juice Newton – Angel of the Morning
36. Ronnie Millsap – No Getting Over Me
35. Barbra Streisand & Barry Gibb – Guilty
34. Ray Parker & Raydio – A Woman Needs Love
33. A Taste of Honey – Sukiyaki
32. Air Supply – The One That You Love
31. Stevie Nicks featuring Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers – Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around
30. Rod Stewart – Passion
29. Foreigner – Urgent
28. Leo Sayer – More Than I Can Say
27. Stevie Wonder – Master Blaster
26. Styx – The Best of Times
25. Air Supply – Every Woman In The World
24. Stars on 45 – Medley
23. Pointer Sisters – Slow Hand
22. Bill Withers & Grover Washington Jr. – Just The Two of Us
21. Rollings Stones – Start Me Up
20. Sheena Easton – Morning Train
19. Smokey Robinson – Being With You
18. Debbie Harry & Blondie – Rapture
17. Neil Diamond – Love On The Rocks
16. Hall & Oates – Private Eyes
15. John Lennon – Woman
14. Joey Scarbury – Believe It or Not
13. Juice Newton – Queen of Hearts
12. Blondie – The Tide is High
11. REO Speedwagon – Keep On Loving You
10. Christopher Cross – Arthur’s Theme
9. Hall & Oates – Kiss On My Lips
8. Dolly Parton – 9 to 5
7. Eddie Rabbit – I Love A Rainy Night
6. Kool & The Gang – Celebrate
5. Rick Springfield – Jessie’s Girl
4. John Lennon – Starting Over
3. Kenny Rogers – Lady
2. Lionel Richie & Diana Ross – Endless Love
1. Kim Carnes – Bette Davis Eyes

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