WABC Survey/10 November 1981
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Survey collected and contributed by Ken Williamson
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TW LW 1. Endless Love - Diana Ross & Lionel Richie (Motown) *14 weeks #1* 2 2. Private Eyes - Daryl Hall & John Oates (RCA) 4 3. Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do) - Christopher Cross (Warner Brothers) 1 4. For Your Eyes Only - Sheena Easton (Liberty) 3 6. Silly - Deniece Williams (ARC) 10 7. Never Too Much - Luther Vandross (Epic) 6 8. When She Was My Girl - The Four Tops (Casablanca) 20 9. We're In This Love Together - Al Jarreau (Warner Brothers) 9 11. Lady (You Bring Me Up) - The Commodores (Motown) 8 12. The Theme from Hill Street Blues - Mike Post featuring Larry Carlton (Elektra) 14 14. Just Once - Quincy Jones featuring James Ingram (A&M) 13 15. Here I Am (Just When I Thought I Was Over You) - Air Supply (Arista) 11 16. Waiting for a Girl Like You - Foreigner (Atlantic) 16 17. Who's Crying Now - Journey (Columbia) 12 18. Oh No - The Commodores (Motown) 17 20. Why Do Fools Fall In Love - Diana Ross (RCA) 20 21. (There's) No Gettin' Over Me - Ronnie Milsap (RCA) 21 22. The Old Songs - Barry Manilow (Arista) 18 23. Hard to Say - Dan Fogelberg (Full Moon) 15 24. I Could Never Miss You (More Than I Do) - Lulu (Alfa) 22 28. Step by Step - Eddie Rabbitt (Elektra) 19 30. Yesterday's Songs - Neil Diamond (Columbia) 23 HP Comin' In and Out of Your Life - Barbra Streisand (Columbia) Album Track: Through the Years - Kenny Rogers (Liberty) SPECIAL NOTE: The information here was taken from Metro Report No. 285H. Note that WABC did not report numbers 5, 10, 13, or 19. The songs at these positions probably had a harder edge to them. As WABC's music format edged to a more adult sound, fewer harder songs (of any variety - rock, urban, etc.) were played or noted.
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