US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending July 18, 1981

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

1 1 BETTE DAVIS EYES –•– Kim Carnes (EMI-America)-17 (9 weeks at #1) (1)
2 2 ALL THOSE YEARS AGO –•– George Harrison (Dark Horse)-9 (2)
3 3 THE ONE THAT YOU LOVE –•– Air Supply (Arista)-10 (3)
4 4 JESSIE’S GIRL –•– Rick Springfield (RCA)-17 (4)
5 5 YOU MAKE MY DREAMS –•– Daryl Hall and John Oates (RCA)-12 (5)
6 6 ELVIRA –•– The Oak Ridge Boys (MCA)-10 (6)
7 8 THEME FROM “GREATEST AMERICAN HERO” (Believe It Or Not) –•– Joey Scarbury (Elektra)-11 (7)
8 9 I DON’T NEED YOU –•– Kenny Rogers (Liberty)-6 (8)
9 10 SLOW HAND –•– The Pointer Sisters (Planet)-8 (9)
10 16 BOY FROM NEW YORK CITY –•– The Manhattan Transfer (Atlantic)-9 (10)

11 13 HEARTS –•– Marty Balin (EMI-America)-9 (11)
12 7 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)-15 (1)
13 15 GEMINI DREAM –•– The Moody Blues (Threshold)-7 (13)
14 11 A WOMAN NEEDS LOVE (Just Like You Do) –•– Ray Parker Jr. and Raydio (Arista)-20 (4)
15 12 THIS LITTLE GIRL –•– Gary U.S. Bonds (EMI-America)-13 (11)
16 21 QUEEN OF HEARTS –•– Juice Newton (Capitol)-8 (16)
17 18 WINNING –•– Santana (Columbia)-15 (17)
18 19 MODERN GIRL –•– Sheena Easton (EMI-America)-11 (18)
19 20 TIME –•– The Alan Parsons Project (Arista)-14 (19)
20 14 AMERICA –•– Neil Diamond (Capitol)-13 (8)

21 17 SUKIYAKI –•– A Taste Of Honey (Capitol)-20 (3)
22 24 SEVEN YEAR ACHE –•– Rosanne Cash (Columbia)-13 (22)
23 27 TOUCH ME WHEN WE’RE DANCING –•– The Carpenters (A&M)-5 (23)
24 26 SWEET BABY –•– Stanley Clarke/George Duke (Epic)-12 (24)
25 28 THE STROKE –•– Billy Squier (Capitol)-10 (25)
26 32 (There’s) NO GETTIN’ OVER ME –•– Ronnie Milsap (RCA)-4 (26)
27 31 IT’S NOW OR NEVER –•– John Schneider (Scotti Brothers)-8 (27)
28 29 DON’T LET HIM GO –•– REO Speedwagon (Epic)-6 (28)
29 35 LADY (You Bring Me Up) –•– The Commodores (Motown)-5 (29)
30 30 STRONGER THAN BEFORE –•– Carole Bayer Sager (Boardwalk)-10 (30)

31 33 IN THE AIR TONIGHT –•– Phil Collins (Atlantic)-8 (31)
32 37 URGENT –•– Foreigner (Atlantic)-3 (32)
33 39 THE BREAKUP SONG (They Don’t Write ‘Em) –•– The Greg Kihn Band (Beserkley)-8 (33)
34 34 A LIFE OF ILLUSION –•– Joe Walsh (Asylum)-9 (34)
35 38 DOUBLE DUTCH BUS –•– Frankie Smith (WMOT)-10 (35)
36 36 I LOVE YOU –•– The Climax Blues Band (Warner Brothers)-22 (12)
37 22 IS IT YOU –•– Lee Ritenour (with Eric Tagg) (Elektra)-13 (15)
38 54 ENDLESS LOVE –•– Diana Ross and Lionel Richie (Motown)-2 (38)
39 42 ROCK AND ROLL DREAMS COME THROUGH –•– Jim Steinman (with Rory Dodd) (Cleveland International)-8 (39)
40 44 GIVE IT TO ME BABY –•– Rick James (Gordy)-8 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

42 25 FOOL IN LOVE WITH YOU –•– Jim Photoglo (20th Century)-14 (25)
48 23 WHAT ARE WE DOIN’ IN LOVE –•– Dottie West (with Kenny Rogers) (Liberty)-17 (14)
49 40 TWO HEARTS –•– Stephanie Mills Featuring Teddy Pendergrass (20th Century)-10 (40)

POWER PLAYS

41 55 COOL LOVE –•– Pablo Cruise (A&M)-3 (41)
43 43 IT DIDN’T TAKE LONG –•– Spider (Dreamland)-8 (43)
44 48 FEELS SO RIGHT –•– Alabama (RCA)-7 (44)
45 49 DON’T WANT TO WAIT ANYMORE –•– The Tubes (Capitol)-5 (45)
46 50 TOM SAWYER –•– Rush (Mercury)-7 (46)
47 58 LOVE ON A TWO WAY STREET –•– Stacy Lattisaw (Cotillion)-5 (47)

DEBUTS

64 — FIRE AND ICE –•– Pat Benatar (Chrysalis)-1 (64)
70 — WHO’S CRYING NOW –•– Journey (Columbia)-1 (70)
82 — MEDLEY II: STARS ON 45/GOOD DAY SUNSHINE/MY SWEET LORD/HERE COMES
THE SUN/WHILE MY GUITAR GENTLY WEEPS/TAX MAN/A HARD DAY’S NIGHT/
PLEASE PLEASE ME/FROM ME TO YOU/I WANNA HOLD YOUR HAND –•– Stars On 45 (Radio Records)-1 (82)
85 — LOVE LIGHT –•– Yutaka (with Patti Austin) (Alfa)-1 (85)
87 — JOLE BLON –•– Gary U.S. Bonds (EMI-America)-1 (87)
90 — PAY YOU BACK WITH INTEREST –•– Gary O’ (Capitol)-1 (90)