US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending November 7, 1981

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending November 7th, 1981. Check out the top 100 artists of 80s here. You can also check the complete 1981 Top Singles here. daryl-hall-and-john-oates-private-eyes-rca-2 daryl-hall-and-john-oates-private-eyes-1981-7 TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart (Peak Position) 1 3 PRIVATE EYES –•– Daryl Hall and John Oates (RCA)-11 (1 week at #1) (1) 2 2 START ME UP –•– The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones)-12 (2) 3 1 ARTHUR’S THEME (Best That You Can Do) –•– Christopher Cross (Warner Brothers)-13 (1) 4 4 FOR YOUR EYES ONLY –•– Sheena Easton (EMI-America)-16 (4) 5 6 TRYIN’ TO LIVE MY LIFE WITHOUT YOU –•– Bob Seger (Capitol)-9 (5) 6 8 THE NIGHT OWLS –•– The Little River Band (Capitol)-12 (6) 7 7 HARD TO SAY –•– Dan Fogelberg (Full Moon)-11 (7) 8 9 I’VE DONE EVERYTHING FOR YOU –•– Rick Springfield (RCA)-12 (8) 9 11 HERE I AM (Just When I Thought I Was Over You) –•– Air Supply (Arista)-7 (9) 10 15 WAITING FOR A GIRL LIKE YOU –•– Foreigner (Atlantic)-5 (10) 11 12 WHEN SHE WAS MY GIRL –•– The Four Tops (Casablanca)-13 (11) 12 13 THE THEME FROM “HILL STREET BLUES” –•– Mike Post (Featuring Larry Carlton)-12 (12) 13 5 ENDLESS LOVE –•– Diana Ross and Lionel Richie (Motown)-18 (1) 14 23 PHYSICAL –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-6 (14) 15 17 WE’RE IN THIS LOVE TOGETHER –•– Al Jarreau (Warner Brothers)-15 (15) 16 20 OH NO –•– The Commodores (Motown)-7 (16) 17 18 SAY GOODBYE TO HOLLYWOOD –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-9 (17) 18 19 JUST ONCE –•– Quincy Jones Featuring James Ingram (A&M)-13 (18) 19 21 EVERY LITTLE THING SHE DOES IS MAGIC –•– The Police (A&M)-7 (19) 20 26 THE OLD SONGS –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-5 (20) 21 28 WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE –•– Diana Ross (RCA)-4 (21) 22 10 STEP BY STEP –•– Eddie Rabbitt (Elektra)-16 (5) 23 14 SHARE YOUR LOVE WITH ME –•– Kenny Rogers (Liberty)-10 (14) 24 16 SUPER FREAK (Part 1) –•– Rick James (Gordy)-14 (16) 25 30 YOUNG TURKS –•– Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)-4 (25) 26 22 SHE’S A BAD MAMA JAMA (She’s Built, She’s Stacked) –•– Carl Carlton (20th Century)-12 (22) 27 27 ATLANTA LADY (Something About Your Love) –•– Marty Balin (EMI-America)-8 (27) 28 31 SAUSALITO SUMMERNIGHT –•– Diesel (Regency)-9 (28) 29 36 LET’S GROOVE –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (ARC)-6 (29) 30 55 TROUBLE –•– Lindsey Buckingham (Asylum)-3 (30) 31 50 LEATHER AND LACE –•– Stevie Nicks (with Don Henley) (Modern)-3 (31) 32 24 STOP DRAGGIN’ MY HEART AROUND –•– Stevie Nicks (with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers) (Modern)-16 (3) 33 49 HARDEN MY HEART –•– Quarterflash (Geffen)-4 (33) 34 40 MY GIRL (Gone, Gone, Gone) –•– Chilliwack (Millenium)-7 (34) 35 39 OUR LIPS ARE SEALED –•– The Go-Go’s (I.R.S.)-11 (35) 36 41 NO REPLY AT ALL –•– Genesis (Atlantic)-7 (36) 37 42 TAKE MY HEART (You Can Have It If You Want It) –•– Kool and the Gang (De-Lite)-4 (37) 38 38 PROMISES IN THE DARK –•– Pat Benatar (Chrysalis)-6 (38) 39 51 THE SWEETEST THING (I’ve Ever Known) –•– Juice Newton (Capitol)-4 (39) 40 56 DON’T STOP BELIEVIN’ –•– Journey (Columbia)-2 (40) OFF THE CHARTS 42 25 WHO’S CRYING NOW –•– Journey (Columbia)-17 (4) 45 29 ALIEN –•– The Atlanta Rhythm Section (Columbia)-11 (29) 46 32 URGENT –•– Foreigner (Atlantic)-19 (4) 52 33 HOLD ON TIGHT –•– ELO (Jet)-16 (10) 53 35 IN THE DARK –•– Billy Squier (Capitol)-9 (35) 60 37 YOU SAVED MY SOUL –•– Burton Cummings (Alfa)-9 (37) 86 34 HE’S A LIAR –•– The Bee Gees (RSO)-7 (30) POWER PLAYS 41 46 NEVER TOO MUCH –•– Luther Vandross (Epic)-5 (41) 43 47 STEAL THE NIGHT –•– Stevie Woods (Cotillion)-9 (43) 44 48 I WANT YOU, I NEED YOU –•– Chris Christian (Boardwalk)-6 (44) 47 54 ONE MORE NIGHT –•– Streak (Columbia/Badland)-5 (47) 48 58 POOR MAN’S SON –•– Survivor (Scotti Brothers)-4 (48) 49 52 WHEN SHE DANCES –•– Joey Scarbury (Elektra)-5 (49) 50 74 HEART LIKE A WHEEL –•– The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)-2 (50) DEBUTS 51 — YESTERDAY’S SONGS –•– Neil Diamond (Columbia)-1 (51) 70 — CENTERFOLD –•– The J. Geils Band (EMI-America)-1 (70) 79 — WRACK MY BRAIN –•– Ringo Starr (Boardwalk)-1 (79) 80 — UNDER PRESSURE –•– Queen and David Bowie (Elektra)-1 (80) 83 — COOL NIGHT –•– Paul Davis (Arista)-1 (83) 84 — LIVING EYES –•– The Bee Gees (RSO)-1 (84) 88 — TALKING OUT OF TURN –•– The Moody Blues (Threshold)-1 (88) 91 — I HEARD IT THROUGH THE GRAPEVINE (Part 1) –•– Roger (Warner Brothers)-1 (91)