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Charts 1980 - 1989

1981 UK & USA CHARTS

 

 

All the lists are on the site again! The weekly charts are also still available in pdf:

The complete UK Charts 1980 - 1989:

Now available in pdf:

The complete USA Charts 1980 - 1989:

 

wk nr 1 UK Top 75 nr 1 USA Top 100
wk 1 jan 3 There's no one quite like grandma - St. Winifred's School Choir Starting over - John Lennon
wk 2 jan 10 Imagine - John Lennon Starting over - John Lennon
wk 3 jan 17 Imagine - John Lennon Starting over - John Lennon
wk 4 jan 24 Imagine - John Lennon Starting over - John Lennon
wk 5 jan 31 Imagine - John Lennon The tide is high - Blondie
wk 6 febr 7 Woman - John Lennon Celebration - Kool & the Gang
wk 7 febr 14 Woman - John Lennon Celebration - Kool & the Gang
wk 8 febr 21 Shaddap your face - Joe Dolce 9 to 5 - Dolly Parton
wk 9 febr 28 Shaddap your face - Joe Dolce I love a rainy night - Eddie Rabbitt
wk 10 march 7 Shaddap your face - Joe Dolce I love a rainy night - Eddie Rabbitt
wk 11 march 14 Jealous guy - Roxy Music 9 to 5 - Dolly Parton
wk 12 march 21 Jealous guy - Roxy Music Keep on loving you - REO Speedwagon
wk 13 march 28 This ole house - Shakin' Stevens Rapture - Blondie
wk 14 april 4 This ole house - Shakin' Stevens Rapture - Blondie
wk 15 april 11 This ole house - Shakin' Stevens Kiss on my list - Hall & Oates
wk 16 april 18 Making your mind up - Bucks Fizz Kiss on my list - Hall & Oates
wk 17 april 25 Making your mind up - Bucks Fizz Kiss on my list - Hall & Oates
wk 18 may 2 Making your mind up - Bucks Fizz Morning train - Sheena Easton
wk 19 may 9 Stand and deliver - Adam & Ants Morning train - Sheena Easton
wk 20 may 16 Stand and deliver - Adam & Ants Bette Davis eyes - Kim Carnes
wk 21 may 23 Stand and deliver - Adam & Ants Bette Davis eyes - Kim Carnes
wk 22 may 30 Stand and deliver - Adam & Ants Bette Davis eyes - Kim Carnes
wk 23 june 6 Stand and deliver - Adam & Ants Bette Davis eyes - Kim Carnes
wk 24 june 13 Being with you - Smokey Robinson Bette Davis eyes - Kim Carnes
wk 25 june 20 Being with you - Smokey Robinson Stars on 45 - Stars on 45
wk 26 june 27 One day in your life - Michael Jackson Bette Davis eyes - Kim Carnes
wk 27 july 4 One day in your life - Michael Jackson Bette Davis eyes - Kim Carnes
wk 28 july 11 Ghosttown - Specials Bette Davis eyes - Kim Carnes
wk 29 july 18 Ghosttown - Specials Bette Davis eyes - Kim Carnes
wk 30 july 25 Ghosttown - Specials The one that you love - Air Supply
wk 31 aug 1 Green door - Shakin' Stevens Jessie's girl - Rick Springfield
wk 32 aug 8 Green door - Shakin' Stevens Jessie's girl - Rick Springfield
wk 33 aug 15 Green door - Shakin' Stevens Endless love - Diana Ross & Lionel Richie
wk 34 aug 22 Green door - Shakin' Stevens Endless love - Diana Ross & Lionel Richie
wk 35 aug 29 Japanese boy - Aneka Endless love - Diana Ross & Lionel Richie
wk 36 sept 5 Tainted love - Soft Cell Endless love - Diana Ross & Lionel Richie
wk 37 sept 12 Tainted love - Soft Cell Endless love - Diana Ross & Lionel Richie
wk 38 sept 19 Prince Charming - Adam & Ants Endless love - Diana Ross & Lionel Richie
wk 39 sept 26 Prince Charming - Adam & Ants Endless love - Diana Ross & Lionel Richie
wk 40 oct 3 Prince Charming - Adam & Ants Endless love - Diana Ross & Lionel Richie
wk 41 oct 10 Prince Charming - Adam & Ants Endless love - Diana Ross & Lionel Richie
wk 42 oct 17 It's my party - Dave Stewart & Barbara Gaskin Arthur's Theme - Christopher Cross
wk 43 oct 24 It's my party - Dave Stewart & Barbara Gaskin Arthur's Theme - Christopher Cross
wk 44 oct 31 It's my party - Dave Stewart & Barbara Gaskin Arthur's Theme - Christopher Cross
wk 45 nov 7 It's my party - Dave Stewart & Barbara Gaskin Private eyes - Hall & Oates
wk 46 nov 14 Every little thing she does is magic - Police Private eyes - Hall & Oates
wk 47 nov 21 Under pressure - Queen & David Bowie Physical - Olivia Newton-John
wk 48 nov 28 Under pressure - Queen & David Bowie Physical - Olivia Newton-John
wk 49 dec 5 Begin the beguine - Julio Iglesias Physical - Olivia Newton-John
wk 50 dec 12 Don't you want me - Human League Physical - Olivia Newton-John
wk 51 dec 19 Don't you want me - Human League Physical - Olivia Newton-John
wk 52 dec 26 Don't you want me - Human League Physical - Olivia Newton-John
 

YEAR-END TOP 100 of 1981 UK (Singles)                                                   YEAR-END TOP 100 of 1981 USA (Singles)


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1980 1981 1982 1983 1984
1985 1986 1987 1988 1989

 

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