US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending January 24, 1981

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TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart (Peak Position)

1 1 (Just Like) STARTING OVER –•– John Lennon (Geffen)-13 (5 weeks at #1) (1)
2 2 LOVE ON THE ROCKS –•– Neil Diamond (Capitol)-13 (2)
3 4 THE TIDE IS HIGH –•– Blondie (Chrysalis)-11 (3)
4 3 GUILTY –•– Barbra Streisand and Barry Gibb (Columbia)-13 (3)
5 5 HUNGRY HEART –•– Bruce Springsteen (Columbia)-12 (5)
6 6 EVERY WOMAN IN THE WORLD –•– Air Supply (Arista)-14 (6)
7 7 PASSION –•– Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)-10 (7)
8 12 I LOVE A RAINY NIGHT –•– Eddie Rabbitt (Elektra)-12 (8)
9 11 IT’S MY TURN –•– Diana Ross (Motown)-14 (9)
10 10 DE DO DO DO, DE DA DA DA –•– The Police (A&M)-14 (10)

11 13 I MADE IT THROUGH THE RAIN –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-10 (11)
12 14 CELEBRATION –•– Kool and the Gang (De-Lite)-14 (12)
13 8 TELL IT LIKE IT IS –•– Heart (Epic)-10 (8)
14 15 HEY NINETEEN –•– Steely Dan (MCA)-9 (14)
15 18 TIME IS TIME –•– Andy Gibb (RSO)-10 (15)
16 19 GIVING IT UP FOR YOUR LOVE –•– Delbert McClinton (Capitol)-8 (16)
17 21 MISS SUN –•– Boz Scaggs (with Lisa Dal Bello) (Columbia)-9 (17)
18 22 9 TO 5 –•– Dolly Parton (RCA)-9 (18)
19 26 SAME OLD LANG SYNE –•– Dan Fogelberg (Full Moon)-7 (19)
20 9 LADY –•– Kenny Rogers (Liberty)-17 (1)

21 25 THE WINNER TAKES IT ALL –•– Abba (Atlantic)-10 (21)
22 23 TOGETHER –•– Tierra (Boardwalk)-12 (22)
23 28 KEEP ON LOVING YOU –•– REO Speedwagon (Epic)-9 (23)
24 20 SUDDENLY –•– Olivia Newton-John and Cliff Richard (MCA)-14 (20)
25 29 SEVEN BRIDGES ROAD –•– The Eagles (Asylum)-6 (25)
26 32 I AIN’T GONNA STAND FOR IT –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-7 (26)
27 36 WOMAN –•– John Lennon (Geffen)-2 (27)
28 16 HIT ME WITH YOUR BEST SHOT –•– Pat Benatar (Chrysalis)-17 (9)
29 17 MORE THAN I CAN SAY –•– Leo Sayer (Warner Brothers)-18 (2)
30 35 HEARTBREAK HOTEL –•– The Jacksons (Epic)-8 (30)

31 — THE BEST OF TIMES –•– Styx (A&M)-1 (31)
32 34 KILLIN’ TIME –•– Fred Knoblock and Susan Anton (Scotti Brothers)-10 (32)
33 33 COLD LOVE –•– Donna Summer (Geffen)-9 (33)
34 43 A LITTLE IN LOVE –•– Cliff Richard (EMI-America)-7 (34)
35 37 HE CAN’T LOVE YOU –•– The Michael Stanley Band (EMI-America)-10 (35)
36 42 SMOKY MOUNTAIN RAIN –•– Ronnie Milsap (RCA)-9 (36)
37 — CRYING –•– Don McLean (Millenium)-1 (37)
38 40 I NEED YOUR LOVIN’ –•– Teena Marie (Gordy)-10 (38)
39 39 MY MOTHER’S EYES –•– Bette Midler (Atlantic)-10 (39)
40 44 GAMES PEOPLE PLAY –•– The Alan Parsons Project (Arista)-8 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

43 24 ONE STEP CLOSER –•– The Doobie Brothers (Warner Brothers)-10 (24)
45 27 MASTER BLASTER (Jammin’) –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-19 (5)
47 30 ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST –•– Queen (Elektra)-24 (1)
51 31 WOMAN IN LOVE –•– Barbra Streisand (Columbia)-21 (1)
52 38 EVERYBODY’S GOT TO LEARN SOMETIME –•– The Korgis (Asylum)-16 (18)

POWER PLAY

41 41 SHINE ON –•– L.T.D. (A&M)-11 (41)
42 46 WHO’S MAKING LOVE –•– The Blues Brothers (Atlantic)-6 (42)
44 45 LOVE T.K.O. –•– Teddy Pendergrass (Philadelphia International)-9 (44)
46 51 FOOL THAT I AM –•– Rita Coolidge (A&M)-7 (46)
48 52 AH LEAH –•– Donnie Iris (MCA)-7 (48)
49 54 BACK IN BLACK –•– AC/DC (Atlantic)-4 (49)
50 68 TREAT ME RIGHT –•– Pat Benatar (Chrysalis)-2 (50)

DEBUTS

31 — THE BEST OF TIMES –•– Styx (A&M)-1 (31)
37 — CRYING –•– Don McLean (Millenium)-1 (37)
65 — HEARTS ON FIRE –•– Randy Meisner (Epic)-1 (65)
69 — KISS ON MY LIST –•– Daryl Hall and John Oates (RCA)-1 (69)
75 — TOO TIGHT –•– Con Funk Shun (Mercury)-1 (75)
77 — GUITAR MAN –•– Elvis Presley (RCA)-7 (43)
78 — PRECIOUS TO ME –•– Phil Seymour (Boardwalk)-1 (78)
81 — STAYING WITH IT –•– Firefall (with Lisa Nemzo) (Atlantic)-1 (81)
85 — LIVING IN A FANTASY –•– Leo Sayer (Warner Brothers)-1 (85)
87 — I DON’T WANT TO KNOW YOUR NAME –•– Glen Campbell (Capitol)-1 (87)
88 — WYNKEN, BLYNKEN AND NOD –•– The Doobie Brothers (Sesame Street)-1 (88)
89 — SEASONS –•– Charles Fox (Handshake)-1 (89)
90 — LIPSTICK –•– Suzi Quatro (Dreamland)-1 (90)