US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending June 20, 1981

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

1 2 MEDLEY: INTRO VENUS/SUGAR SUGAR/NO REPLY/I’LL BE BACK/DRIVE MY CAR/DO YOU WANT TO KNOW A SECRET/WE CAN WORK IT OUT/I SHOULD HAVE KNOWN BETTER/NOWHERE MAN/YOU’RE GOING TO LOSE THAT GIRL/STARS ON 45 –•– Stars On 45 (Radio Records)-11 (1 week at #1) (1)
2 1 BETTE DAVIS EYES –•– Kim Carnes (EMI-America)-13 (1)
3 3 SUKIYAKI –•– A Taste Of Honey (Capitol)-16 (3)
4 5 A WOMAN NEEDS LOVE (Just Like You Do) –•– Ray Parker Jr. and Raydio (Arista)-16 (4)
5 7 ALL THOSE YEARS AGO –•– George Harrison (Dark Horse)-5 (5)
6 4 BEING WITH YOU –•– Smokey Robinson (Tamla)-19 (2)
7 14 THE ONE THAT YOU LOVE –•– Air Supply (Arista)-6 (7)
8 8 AMERICA –•– Neil Diamond (Capitol)-9 (8)
9 17 YOU MAKE MY DREAMS –•– Daryl Hall and John Oates (RCA)-8 (9)
10 20 JESSIE’S GIRL –•– Rick Springfield (RCA)-13 (10)

11 12 THIS LITTLE GIRL –•– Gary U.S. Bonds (EMI-America)-9 (11)
12 13 I LOVE YOU –•– The Climax Blues Band (Warner Brothers)-18 (12)
13 6 LIVING INSIDE MYSELF –•– Gino Vannelli (Arista)-14 (6)
14 9 TAKE IT ON THE RUN –•– REO Speedwagon (Epic)-14 (5)
15 15 WHAT ARE WE DOIN’ IN LOVE –•– Dottie West (with Kenny Rogers) (Liberty)-13 (15)
16 10 SWEETHEART –•– Frankie and the Knockouts (Millenium)-16 (10)
17 21 IS IT YOU –•– Lee Ritenour (with Eric Tagg) (Elektra)-9 (17)
18 24 HEARTS –•– Marty Balin (EMI-America)-5 (18)
19 19 THE WAITING –•– Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers (Backstreet)-8 (19)
20 27 THEME FROM “GREATEST AMERICAN HERO” (Believe It Or Not) –•– Joey Scarbury (Elektra)-7 (20)

21 23 NOBODY WINS –•– Elton John (Geffen)-7 (21)
22 33 I DON’T NEED YOU –•– Kenny Rogers (Liberty)-2 (22)
23 28 ELVIRA –•– The Oak Ridge Boys (MCA)-6 (23)
24 26 WINNING –•– Santana (Columbia)-11 (24)
25 29 MODERN GIRL –•– Sheena Easton (EMI-America)-7 (25)
26 37 GEMINI DREAM –•– The Moody Blues (Threshold)-3 (26)
27 34 BOY FROM NEW YORK CITY –•– The Manhattan Transfer (Atlantic)-5 (27)
28 30 STILL RIGHT HERE IN MY HEART –•– The Pure Prairie League (Casablanca)-10 (28)
29 31 FOOL IN LOVE WITH YOU –•– Jim Photoglo (20th Century)-10 (29)
30 35 TIME –•– The Alan Parsons Project (Arista)-10 (30)

31 36 SEVEN YEAR ACHE –•– Rosanne Cash (Columbia)-9 (31)
32 32 SAY WHAT –•– Jesse Winchester (Bearsville)-9 (32)
33 43 QUEEN OF HEARTS –•– Juice Newton (Capitol)-4 (33)
34 38 SWEET BABY –•– Stanley Clarke/George Duke (Epic)-8 (34)
35 11 JUST THE TWO OF US –•– Grover Washington Jr. (with Bill Withers) (Elektra)-19 (2)
36 40 STRONGER THAN BEFORE –•– Carole Bayer Sager (Boardwalk)-6 (36)
37 18 TOO MUCH TIME ON MY HANDS –•– Styx (A&M)-14 (9)
38 22 ANGEL OF THE MORNING –•– Juice Newton (Capitol)-18 (4)
39 16 HOW ‘BOUT US –•– Champaign (Columbia)-19 (12)
40 44 THE STROKE –•– Billy Squier (Capitol)-6 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

41 25 WATCHING THE WHEELS –•– John Lennon (Geffen)-13 (10)
49 39 I CAN TAKE CARE OF MYSELF –•– Billy and the Beaters (Alfa)-9 (39)

POWER PLAYS

42 49 A LIFE OF ILLUSION –•– Joe Walsh (Asylum)-5 (42)
43 47 JONES VS. JONES –•– Kool and the Gang (De-Lite)-6 (43)
44 57 SLOW HAND –•– The Pointer Sisters (Planet)-4 (44)
45 46 LOVIN’ THE NIGHT AWAY –•– The Dillman Band (RCA)-7 (45)
46 50 TWO HEARTS –•– Stephanie Mills Featuring Teddy Pendergrass (20th Century)-6 (46)
47 51 DOUBLE DUTCH BUS –•– Frankie Smith (WMOT)-6 (47)
48 52 PROMISES –•– Barbra Streisand (Columbia)-5 (48)

DEBUTS

76 — TOUCH ME WHEN WE’RE DANCING –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-1 (76)
79 — YOU ARE FOREVER –•– Smokey Robinson (Tamla)-1 (79)
81 — THE KID IS HOT TONITE –•– Loverboy (Columbia)-1 (81)
82 — SOME CHANGES ARE FOR GOOD –•– Dionne Warwick (Arista)-1 (82)
83 — SUZI –•– Randy Vanwarmer (Bearsville)-1 (83)
84 — LADY (You Bring Me Up) –•– The Commodores (Motown)-1 (84)
85 — LOVE ON A TWO WAY STREET –•– Stacy Lattisaw (Cotillion)-1 (85)
86 — DON’T WANT TO WAIT ANYMORE –•– The Tubes (Capitol)-1 (86)
89 — FLY AWAY –•– Blackfoot (Atco)-1 (89)
95 — RICH MAN –•– Terri Gibbs (MCA)-1 (95)