US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending November 28, 1981

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

1 1 PHYSICAL –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-9 (2 weeks at #1) (1)
2 3 WAITING FOR A GIRL LIKE YOU –•– Foreigner (Atlantic)-8 (2)
3 2 PRIVATE EYES –•– Daryl Hall and John Oates (RCA)-14 (1)
4 8 EVERY LITTLE THING SHE DOES IS MAGIC –•– The Police (A&M)-10 (4)
5 5 HERE I AM (Just When I Thought I Was Over You) –•– Air Supply (Arista)-10 (5)
6 11 OH NO –•– The Commodores (Motown)-10 (6)
7 4 START ME UP –•– The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones)-15 (2)
8 6 TRYIN’ TO LIVE MY LIFE WITHOUT YOU –•– Bob Seger (Capitol)-12 (5)
9 9 ARTHUR’S THEME (Best That You Can Do) –•– Christopher Cross (Warner Brothers)-16 (1)
10 12 WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE –•– Diana Ross (RCA)-7 (10)

11 18 LET’S GROOVE –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (ARC)-9 (11)
12 15 YOUNG TURKS –•– Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)-7 (12)
13 7 THE NIGHT OWLS –•– The Little River Band (Capitol)-15 (6)
14 10 THE THEME FROM “HILL STREET BLUES” –•– Mike Post (Featuring Larry Carlton)-15 (10)
15 16 THE OLD SONGS –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-8 (15)
16 19 TROUBLE –•– Lindsey Buckingham (Asylum)-6 (16)
17 22 HARDEN MY HEART –•– Quarterflash (Geffen)-7 (17)
18 21 LEATHER AND LACE –•– Stevie Nicks (with Don Henley) (Modern)-6 (18)
19 23 YESTERDAY’S SONGS –•– Neil Diamond (Columbia)-4 (19)
20 24 DON’T STOP BELIEVIN’ –•– Journey (Columbia)-5 (20)

21 13 I’VE DONE EVERYTHING FOR YOU –•– Rick Springfield (RCA)-15 (8)
22 32 I CAN’T GO FOR THAT (No Can Do) –•– Daryl Hall and John Oates (RCA)-3 (22)
23 26 OUR LIPS ARE SEALED –•– The Go-Go’s (I.R.S.)-14 (23)
24 27 TAKE MY HEART (You Can Have It If You Want It) –•– Kool and the Gang (De-Lite)-7 (24)
25 29 THE SWEETEST THING (I’ve Ever Known) –•– Juice Newton (Capitol)-7 (25)
26 28 MY GIRL (Gone, Gone, Gone) –•– Chilliwack (Millenium)-10 (26)
27 39 TURN YOUR LOVE AROUND –•– George Benson (Warner Brothers)-6 (27)
28 31 HEART LIKE A WHEEL –•– The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)-5 (28)
29 30 NO REPLY AT ALL –•– Genesis (Atlantic)-10 (29)
30 45 COMIN’ IN AND OUT OF YOUR LIFE –•– Barbra Streisand (Columbia)-3 (30)

31 34 STEAL THE NIGHT –•– Stevie Woods (Cotillion)-12 (31)
32 42 HOOKED ON CLASSICS (Medley) –•– Louis Clark Conducting the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RCA)-5 (32)
33 35 NEVER TOO MUCH –•– Luther Vandross (Epic)-8 (33)
34 49 COOL NIGHT –•– Paul Davis (Arista)-4 (34)
35 41 CENTERFOLD –•– The J. Geils Band (EMI-America)-4 (35)
36 40 POOR MAN’S SON –•– Survivor (Scotti Brothers)-7 (36)
37 37 I WANT YOU, I NEED YOU –•– Chris Christian (Boardwalk)-9 (37)
38 43 TWILIGHT –•– ELO (Jet)-6 (38)
39 14 WHEN SHE WAS MY GIRL –•– The Four Tops (Casablanca)-16 (11)
40 44 I WOULDN’T HAVE MISSED IT FOR THE WORLD –•– Ronnie Milsap (RCA)-6 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

41 17 JUST ONCE –•– Quincy Jones Featuring James Ingram (A&M)-16 (17)
42 20 WE’RE IN THIS LOVE TOGETHER –•– Al Jarreau (Warner Brothers)-18 (15)
45 25 SAUSALITO SUMMERNIGHT –•– Diesel (Regency)-12 (25)
47 33 FOR YOUR EYES ONLY –•– Sheena Easton (EMI-America)-19 (4)
48 36 HARD TO SAY –•– Dan Fogelberg (Full Moon)-14 (7)
50 38 ENDLESS LOVE –•– Diana Ross and Lionel Richie (Motown)-21 (1)

POWER PLAYS

43 53 WRACK MY BRAIN –•– Ringo Starr (Boardwalk)-4 (43)
44 59 SOMEONE COULD LOSE A HEART TONIGHT –•– Eddie Rabbitt (Elektra)-3 (44)
46 54 UNDER PRESSURE –•– Queen and David Bowie (Elektra)-4 (46)
49 58 CASTLES IN THE AIR (1981 Version) –•– Don McLean (Millenium)-5 (49)

DEBUTS

78 — YOU COULD HAVE BEEN WITH ME –•– Sheena Easton (EMI-America)-1 (78)
81 — LEADER OF THE BAND –•– Dan Fogelberg (Full Moon)-1 (81)
82 — MY KINDA LOVER –•– Billy Squier (Capitol)-1 (82)
90 — ANYONE CAN SEE –•– Irene Cara (Network)-1 (90)
94 — I’M YOUR SUPERMAN –•– The All Sports Band (Radio Records)-1 (94)
98 — BETTER THINGS –•– The Kinks (Arista)-1 (98)