CASH BOX Top 100 Singles
Green square = bullet (strong upward move)Week ending OCTOBER 31, 1981
TWTITLE | Artist (Label) LW2WK3WKWKS
  1ARTHUR’S THEME (Best That You Can Do)
    Christopher Cross (Warner Bros. 49787)
  1  1  212
  2ENDLESS LOVE
    Diana Ross & Lionel Richie (Motown 1519)
  2  2  118
  3FOR YOUR EYES ONLY
    Sheena Easton (Liberty 1418)
  3  4  615
  4PRIVATE EYES
    Daryl Hall & John Oates (RCA 12296)
  5  71010
  5WHO’S CRYING NOW
    Journey (Columbia 02241)
  4  3  316
  6START ME UP
    Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones 21003)
  7  8  911
  7STEP BY STEP
    Eddie Rabbitt (Elektra 47174)
  6  5  515
  8HARD TO SAY
    Dan Fogelberg (Full Moon/Epic 02488)
  9111310
  9THE NIGHT OWLS
    Little River Band (Capitol 5033)
10121511
10TRYIN’ TO LIVE MY LIFE WITHOUT YOU
    Bob Seger (Capitol 5042)
111321  8
11I’VE DONE EVERYTHING FOR YOU
    Rick Springfield (RCA 12166)
12182411
12WHEN SHE WAS MY GIRL
    Four Tops (Casablanca 2338)
13192311
13WE’RE IN THIS LOVE TOGETHER
    Al Jarreau (Warner Bros. 49746)
14151714
14SHARE YOUR LOVE WITH ME
    Kenny Rogers (Liberty 1430)
151618  9
15JUST ONCE
    Quincy Jones featuring James Ingram (A&M; 2357)
16171912
16EVERY LITTLE THING SHE DOES IS MAGIC
    Police (A&M; 2371)
192331  6
17SUPER FREAK (pt. 1)
    Rick James (Gordy 7205)
18202213
18PHYSICAL
    Olivia Newton-John (MCA 51182)
263649  5
19HERE I AM (Just When I Thought I Was Over You)
    Air Supply (Arista 0626)
252832  7
20SAY GOODBYE TO HOLLYWOOD
    Billy Joel (Columbia 02518)
222427  8
21OH NO
    Commodores (Motown 1527)
273240  7
22THE THEME FROM HILL STREET BLUES
    Mike Post featuring Larry Carlton (Elektra 47186)
24273011
23SHE’S A BAD MAMA JAMA (She’s Built, She’s Stacked)
    Carl Carlton (20th Century Fox 2488)
23252811
24QUEEN OF HEARTS
    Juice Newton (Capitol 4997)
  8  6  423
25WAITING FOR A GIRL LIKE YOU
    Foreigner (Atlantic 3868)
314257  4
26ATLANTA LADY (Something About Your Love)
    Marty Balin (EMI America 8093)
283135  8
27I COULD NEVER MISS YOU (More Than I Do)
    Lulu (Alfa 7006)
17141414
28ALIEN
    Atlanta Rhythm Section (Columbia 02471)
30333710
29WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE
    Diana Ross (RCA 12349)
4363  3
30SAUSALITO SUMMERNIGHT
    Diesel (Regency 7339)
333742  8
31THE OLD SONGS
    Barry Manilow (Arista 0633)
384967  4
32YOU SAVED MY SOUL
    Burton Cummings (Alfa 7008)
354045  8
33HE’S A LIAR
    Bee Gees (RSO 1066)
293034  6
34STOP DRAGGIN’ MY HEART AROUND
    Stevie Nicks (with Tom Petty & Heartbreakers) (Modern 7336)
20  9  715
35YOUNG TURKS
    Rod Stewart (Warner Bros. 49843)
4767  3
36OUR LIPS ARE SEALED
    Go-Go’s (I.R.S. 9901)
39434710
37PROMISES IN THE DARK
    Pat Benatar (Chrysalis 2555)
414653  5
38MY GIRL (Gone, Gone, Gone)
    Chilliwack (Millennium 11813)
455056  6
39LET’S GROOVE
    Earth, Wind & Fire (ARC 02536)
465364  5
40BURNIN’ FOR YOU
    Blue Oyster Cult (Columbia 02415)
37343612
41WORKING IN THE COAL MINE
    Devo (Full Moon/Asylum 47204)
363841  9
42NEVER TOO MUCH
    Luther Vandross (Epic 02409)
485873  5
43IN THE DARK
    Billy Squier (Capitol 5040)
444751  8
44NO REPLY AT ALL
    Genesis (Atlantic 3858)
495462  6
45HOLD ON TIGHT
    Electric Light Orchestra (Jet 02408)
2110  815
46HARDEN MY HEART
    Quarterflash (Geffen 49824)
6080  3
47STAY AWAKE
    Ronnie Laws (Liberty 1424)
505560  9
48HEAVY METAL (Takin’ A Ride)
    Don Felder (Full Moon/Epic 47175)
42444615
49I WANT YOU, I NEED YOU
    Chris Christian (Boardwalk 126)
566472  5
50TROUBLE
    Lindsey Buckingham (Asylum 47223)
72  2
51URGENT
    Foreigner (Atlantic 3831)
32221618
52TAKE MY HEART (You Can Have It If You Want It)
    Kool & Gang (De-Lite 815)
637382  4
53A LUCKY GUY
    Rickie Lee Jones (Warner Bros. 49816)
555966  6
54THE BEACH BOYS MEDLEY
    Beach Boys (Capitol 5030)
34211115
55GENERAL HOSPI-TALE
    Afternoon Delights (MCA 51148)
51393315
56DON’T STOP BELIEVIN’
    Journey (Columbia 02567)
  1
57LEATHER AND LACE
    Stevie Nicks (with Don Henley) (Modern 7341)
76  2
58MAGIC POWER
    Triumph (RCA 12298)
657179  5
59ONE MORE NIGHT
    Streek (Columbia 02529)
647078  4
60THE SWEETEST THING (I’ve Ever Known)
    Juice Newton (Capitol 5046)
7385  3
61THE VOICE
    Moody Blues (Threshold 602)
40262013
62IT’S ALL I CAN DO
    Anne Murray (Capitol 5023)
667280  5
63WHEN SHE DANCES
    Joey Scarbury (Elektra 47201)
697584  4
64BREAKING AWAY
    Balance (Portrait 02177)
52412917
65I SURRENDER
    Arlan Day (Pasha 02480)
717988  4
66(There’s) NO GETTIN’ OVER ME
    Ronnie Milsap (RCA 12264)
54352519
67STEAL THE NIGHT
    Stevie Woods (Cotillion 46016)
748189  4
68SLOW HAND
    Pointer Sisters (Planet 47929)
53291223
69POOR MAN’S SON
    Survivor (Scotti Bros. 02560)
7886  3
70BET YOUR HEART ON ME
    Johnny Lee (Full Moon/Asylum 47215)
7788  3
71TWILIGHT
    Electric Light Orchestra (Jet 02559)
82  2
72TURN YOUR LOVE AROUND
    George Benson (Warner Bros. 49846)
85  2
73HEART LIKE A WHEEL
    Steve Miller Band (Capitol 5068)
  1
74I WOULDN’T HAVE MISSED IT FOR THE WORLD
    Ronnie Milsap (RCA 12342)
88  2
75MISTAKEN IDENTITY
    Kim Carnes (EMI America 8098)
87  2
76RUN TO ME
    Savoy Brown (Town House 1055)
798290  4
77WIRED FOR SOUND
    Cliff Richard (EMI America 8095)
707483  4
78LA LA MEANS I LOVE YOU
    Tierra (Boardwalk 129)
90  2
79CASTLES IN THE AIR
    Don McLean (Millennium 11819)
89  2
80MORE STARS
    Stars On 45 (Radio 3863)
676063  7
81LADY (You Bring Me Up)
    Commodores (Motown 1514)
57452620
82FEELS SO RIGHT
    Alabama (RCA 12236)
61564821
83(Want You) BACK IN MY LIFE AGAIN
    Carpenters (A&M; 2370)
757887  5
84FIRE IN THE SKY
    Dirt Band (Liberty 1429)
686569  6
85PAY THE DEVIL (Ooo, Baby, Ooo)
    Knack (Capitol 5054)
  1
86I’M JUST TOO SHY
    Jermaine Jackson (Motown 1525)
  1
87THE COWBOY AND THE LADY
    John Denver (RCA 12345)
  1
88SWEET MERILEE
    Donnie Iris (MCA/Caurosel 51198)
  1
89HOOKED ON CLASSICS
    Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (Louis Clark) (RCA 12304)
  1
90SLIP AWAY
    Pablo Cruise (A&M; 2373)
  1
91I HEARD IT THROUGH THE GRAPEVINE (pt. 1)
    Roger (Warner Bros. 49786)
96  2
92CONTROVERSY
    Prince (Warner Bros. 49808)
95  2
93IT’S OVER
    Teddy Baker (Casablanca 2340)
818486  6
94STILL
    John Schneider (Scotti Bros. 02489)
847677  5
95LET’S DANCE (Make Your Body Move)
    West Street Mob (Sugar Hill 559)
97  2
96IN YOUR LETTER
    REO Speedwagon (Epic 02457)
59483813
97LOVE ALL THE HURT AWAY
    Aretha Franklin & George Benson (Arista 0624)
58514410
98TAKE ME NOW
    David Gates (Arista 0615)
808385  4
99LET’S PUT THE FUN BACK IN ROCK N ROLL
    Freddy Cannon & Belmonts (MiaSound 1002)
837781  6
100 DRAW OF THE CARDS
    Kim Carnes (EMI America 8087)
62523913
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