US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending June 27, 1981

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending June 27th, 1981. Check out the top 100 artists of 80s here. Make sure to also check the 1981’s Top 40 Singles here. kim-carnes-bette-davis-eyes-1981-3 kim-carnes-bette-davis-eyes-emi-america-2 TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart (Peak Position) 1 2 BETTE DAVIS EYES –•– Kim Carnes (EMI-America)-14 (6 weeks at #1) (1) 2 1 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)-12 (1) 3 3 SUKIYAKI –•– A Taste Of Honey (Capitol)-17 (3) 4 4 A WOMAN NEEDS LOVE (Just Like You Do) –•– Ray Parker Jr. and Raydio (Arista)-17 (4) 5 5 ALL THOSE YEARS AGO –•– George Harrison (Dark Horse)-6 (5) 6 7 THE ONE THAT YOU LOVE –•– Air Supply (Arista)-7 (6) 7 9 YOU MAKE MY DREAMS –•– Daryl Hall and John Oates (RCA)-9 (7) 8 8 AMERICA –•– Neil Diamond (Capitol)-10 (8) 9 10 JESSIE’S GIRL –•– Rick Springfield (RCA)-14 (9) 10 23 ELVIRA –•– The Oak Ridge Boys (MCA)-7 (10) 11 11 THIS LITTLE GIRL –•– Gary U.S. Bonds (EMI-America)-10 (11) 12 20 THEME FROM “GREATEST AMERICAN HERO” (Believe It Or Not) –•– Joey Scarbury (Elektra)-8 (12) 13 22 I DON’T NEED YOU –•– Kenny Rogers (Liberty)-3 (13) 14 15 WHAT ARE WE DOIN’ IN LOVE –•– Dottie West (with Kenny Rogers) (Liberty)-14 (14) 15 17 IS IT YOU –•– Lee Ritenour (with Eric Tagg) (Elektra)-10 (15) 16 18 HEARTS –•– Marty Balin (EMI-America)-6 (16) 17 6 BEING WITH YOU –•– Smokey Robinson (Tamla)-20 (2) 18 13 LIVING INSIDE MYSELF –•– Gino Vannelli (Arista)-15 (6) 19 14 TAKE IT ON THE RUN –•– REO Speedwagon (Epic)-15 (5) 20 26 GEMINI DREAM –•– The Moody Blues (Threshold)-4 (20) 21 21 NOBODY WINS –•– Elton John (Geffen)-8 (21) 22 24 WINNING –•– Santana (Columbia)-12 (22) 23 25 MODERN GIRL –•– Sheena Easton (EMI-America)-8 (23) 24 27 BOY FROM NEW YORK CITY –•– The Manhattan Transfer (Atlantic)-6 (24) 25 30 TIME –•– The Alan Parsons Project (Arista)-11 (25) 26 33 QUEEN OF HEARTS –•– Juice Newton (Capitol)-5 (26) 27 29 FOOL IN LOVE WITH YOU –•– Jim Photoglo (20th Century)-11 (27) 28 28 STILL RIGHT HERE IN MY HEART –•– The Pure Prairie League (Casablanca)-11 (28) 29 31 SEVEN YEAR ACHE –•– Rosanne Cash (Columbia)-10 (29) 30 34 SWEET BABY –•– Stanley Clarke/George Duke (Epic)-9 (30) 31 12 I LOVE YOU –•– The Climax Blues Band (Warner Brothers)-19 (12) 32 44 SLOW HAND –•– The Pointer Sisters (Planet)-5 (32) 33 16 SWEETHEART –•– Frankie and the Knockouts (Millenium)-17 (10) 34 36 STRONGER THAN BEFORE –•– Carole Bayer Sager (Boardwalk)-7 (34) 35 19 THE WAITING –•– Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers (Backstreet)-9 (19) 36 40 THE STROKE –•– Billy Squier (Capitol)-7 (36) 37 32 SAY WHAT –•– Jesse Winchester (Bearsville)-10 (32) 38 42 A LIFE OF ILLUSION –•– Joe Walsh (Asylum)-6 (38) 39 43 JONES VS. JONES –•– Kool and the Gang (De-Lite)-7 (39) 40 55 IT’S NOW OR NEVER –•– John Schneider (Scotti Brothers)-5 (40) OFF THE CHARTS 44 35 JUST THE TWO OF US –•– Grover Washington Jr. (with Bill Withers) (Elektra)-20 (2) 45 37 TOO MUCH TIME ON MY HANDS –•– Styx (A&M)-15 (9) 47 38 ANGEL OF THE MORNING –•– Juice Newton (Capitol)-19 (4) 54 39 HOW ‘BOUT US –•– Champaign (Columbia)-20 (12) POWER PLAYS 41 51 DON’T LET HIM GO –•– REO Speedwagon (Epic)-3 (41) 42 46 TWO HEARTS –•– Stephanie Mills Featuring Teddy Pendergrass (20th Century)-7 (42) 43 47 DOUBLE DUTCH BUS –•– Frankie Smith (WMOT)-7 (43) 46 52 THE BREAKUP SONG (They Don’t Write ‘Em) –•– The Greg Kihn Band (Beserkley)-6 (46) 48 48 PROMISES –•– Barbra Streisand (Columbia)-6 (48) 49 56 ROCK AND ROLL DREAMS COME THROUGH –•– Jim Steinman (with Rory Dodd) (Cleveland International)-5 (49) 50 58 GIVE IT TO ME BABY –•– Rick James (Gordy)-5 (50) DEBUTS 75 — (There’s) NO GETTIN’ OVER ME –•– Ronnie Milsap (RCA)-1 (75) 80 — EVERLASTING LOVE –•– Rex Smith/Rachel Sweet (Columbia)-1 (80) 81 — THE REAL THING –•– The Brothers Johnson (A&M)-1 (81) 83 — WALK RIGHT NOW –•– The Jacksons (Epic)-1 (83) 84 — IT HURTS TO BE IN LOVE –•– Dan Hartman (Blue Sky)-1 (84) 87 — DON’T LET GO THE COAT –•– The Who (Warner Brothers)-1 (87) 88 — NICOLE –•– Point Blank (MCA)-1 (88) 90 — SOMEDAY, SOMEWAY –•– Robert Gordon (RCA)-1 (90) 92 — ON AND ON AND ON –•– Abba (Atlantic)-1 (92)