US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending July 4, 1981

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

1 1 BETTE DAVIS EYES –•– Kim Carnes (EMI-America)-15 (7 weeks at #1) (1)
2 5 ALL THOSE YEARS AGO –•– George Harrison (Dark Horse)-7 (2)
3 6 THE ONE THAT YOU LOVE –•– Air Supply (Arista)-8 (3)
4 9 JESSIE’S GIRL –•– Rick Springfield (RCA)-15 (4)
5 7 YOU MAKE MY DREAMS –•– Daryl Hall and John Oates (RCA)-10 (5)
6 10 ELVIRA –•– The Oak Ridge Boys (MCA)-8 (6)
7 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)-13 (1)
8 4 A WOMAN NEEDS LOVE (Just Like You Do) –•– Ray Parker Jr. and Raydio (Arista)-18 (4)
9 12 THEME FROM “GREATEST AMERICAN HERO” (Believe It Or Not) –•– Joey Scarbury (Elektra)-9 (9)
10 13 I DON’T NEED YOU –•– Kenny Rogers (Liberty)-4 (10)

11 11 THIS LITTLE GIRL –•– Gary U.S. Bonds (EMI-America)-11 (11)
12 3 SUKIYAKI –•– A Taste Of Honey (Capitol)-18 (3)
13 8 AMERICA –•– Neil Diamond (Capitol)-11 (8)
14 16 HEARTS –•– Marty Balin (EMI-America)-7 (14)
15 15 IS IT YOU –•– Lee Ritenour (with Eric Tagg) (Elektra)-11 (15)
16 14 WHAT ARE WE DOIN’ IN LOVE –•– Dottie West (with Kenny Rogers) (Liberty)-15 (14)
17 20 GEMINI DREAM –•– The Moody Blues (Threshold)-5 (17)
18 32 SLOW HAND –•– The Pointer Sisters (Planet)-6 (18)
19 24 BOY FROM NEW YORK CITY –•– The Manhattan Transfer (Atlantic)-7 (19)
20 22 WINNING –•– Santana (Columbia)-13 (20)

21 23 MODERN GIRL –•– Sheena Easton (EMI-America)-9 (21)
22 25 TIME –•– The Alan Parsons Project (Arista)-12 (22)
23 26 QUEEN OF HEARTS –•– Juice Newton (Capitol)-6 (23)
24 17 BEING WITH YOU –•– Smokey Robinson (Tamla)-21 (2)
25 27 FOOL IN LOVE WITH YOU –•– Jim Photoglo (20th Century)-12 (25)
26 18 LIVING INSIDE MYSELF –•– Gino Vannelli (Arista)-16 (6)
27 29 SEVEN YEAR ACHE –•– Rosanne Cash (Columbia)-11 (27)
28 30 SWEET BABY –•– Stanley Clarke/George Duke (Epic)-10 (28)
29 19 TAKE IT ON THE RUN –•– REO Speedwagon (Epic)-16 (5)
30 21 NOBODY WINS –•– Elton John (Geffen)-9 (21)

31 31 I LOVE YOU –•– The Climax Blues Band (Warner Brothers)-20 (12)
32 34 STRONGER THAN BEFORE –•– Carole Bayer Sager (Boardwalk)-8 (32)
33 41 DON’T LET HIM GO –•– REO Speedwagon (Epic)-4 (33)
34 36 THE STROKE –•– Billy Squier (Capitol)-8 (34)
35 40 IT’S NOW OR NEVER –•– John Schneider (Scotti Brothers)-6 (35)
36 38 A LIFE OF ILLUSION –•– Joe Walsh (Asylum)-7 (36)
37 28 STILL RIGHT HERE IN MY HEART –•– The Pure Prairie League (Casablanca)-12 (28)
38 61 TOUCH ME WHEN WE’RE DANCING –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-3 (38)
39 39 JONES VS. JONES –•– Kool and the Gang (De-Lite)-8 (39)
40 42 TWO HEARTS –•– Stephanie Mills Featuring Teddy Pendergrass (20th Century)-8 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

49 35 THE WAITING –•– Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers (Backstreet)-10 (19)
50 33 SWEETHEART –•– Frankie and the Knockouts (Millenium)-18 (10)
68 37 SAY WHAT –•– Jesse Winchester (Bearsville)-11 (32)

POWER PLAYS

41 43 DOUBLE DUTCH BUS –•– Frankie Smith (WMOT)-8 (41)
42 75 (There’s) NO GETTIN’ OVER ME –•– Ronnie Milsap (RCA)-2 (42)
43 46 THE BREAKUP SONG (They Don’t Write ‘Em) –•– The Greg Kihn Band (Beserkley)-7 (43)
44 51 IN THE AIR TONIGHT –•– Phil Collins (Atlantic)-6 (44)
45 50 GIVE IT TO ME BABY –•– Rick James (Gordy)-6 (45)
46 49 ROCK AND ROLL DREAMS COME THROUGH –•– Jim Steinman (with Rory Dodd) (Cleveland International)-6 (46)
47 52 IT DIDN’T TAKE LONG –•– Spider (Dreamland)-6 (47)
48 66 LADY (You Bring Me Up) –•– The Commodores (Motown)-3 (48)

DEBUTS

51 — URGENT –•– Foreigner (Atlantic)-1 (51)
75 — COOL LOVE –•– Pablo Cruise (A&M)-1 (75)
80 — REALLY WANNA KNOW YOU –•– Gary Wright (Warner Brothers)-1 (80)
83 — NIGHTWALKER –•– Gino Vanelli (Arista)-1 (83)
84 — YOU’RE MY GIRL –•– Frankie and the Knockouts (Millenium)-1 (84)
90 — AMERICAN MEMORIES –•– Shamus M’Cool (Perspective)-1 (90)
95 — READY FOR LOVE –•– Silverado (Pavillion)-1 (95)