WABC's Contemporary Top 20 Survey/27 October 1981

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Survey collected and contributed by Ken Williamson
For more information contact Allan Sniffen

                                                                                                                                    
                                                                  
 TW                                                             LW
  1. Endless Love -                                               
             Diana Ross & Lionel Richie (Motown)  *13 weeks #1*  1
  2. Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do) -                      
                            Christopher Cross (Warner Brothers)  3
  3. She's a Bad Mama Jama (She's Built, She's Stacked) -         
                                    Carl Carlton (20th Century)  2
  4. Never Too Much - Luther Vandross (Epic)                     5
  5. For Your Eyes Only - Sheena Easton (Liberty)                7
  6. Silly - Deniece Williams (ARC)                             --
  7. Private Eyes - Daryl Hall & John Oates (RCA)                4
  8. We're In This Love Together - Al Jarreau (Warner Brothers)  8
  9. Lady (You Bring Me Up) - The Commodores (Motown)            9
 10. When She Was My Girl - The Four Tops (Casablanca)           6
 11. Who's Crying Now - Journey (Columbia)                      12
 12. Why Do Fools Fall In Love - Diana Ross (RCA)               15
 13. Step by Step - Eddie Rabbitt (Elektra)                     10
 14. Here I Am (Just When I Thought I Was Over You) -             
                                            Air Supply (Arista) 14
 15. Theme from "Greatest American Hero" (Believe It or Not) -    
                                        Joey Scarbury (Elektra)  9
 16. Queen of Hearts - Juice Newton (Capitol)                   11
 17. Slow Hand - The Pointer Sisters (Planet)                   13
 18. Just Once - Quincy Jones featuring James Ingram (A&M)       9
 19. The Theme from Hill Street Blues -                           
                    Mike Post featuring Larry Carlton (Elektra) HP
 20. (There's) No Gettin' Over Me - Ronnie Milsap (RCA)         16
 21. Waiting for a Girl Like You - Foreigner (Atlantic)         --
 22. Oh No - The Commodores (Motown)                            20
 23. The Old Songs - Barry Manilow (Arista)                     23
 24. Hard to Say - Dan Fogelberg (Full Moon)                    21
 25. I Could Never Miss You (More Than I Do) - Lulu (Alfa)      22
 HP  Yesterday's Songs - Neil Diamond (Columbia)                  


SPECIAL NOTE:  This is the last survey distributed by WABC.  (This 
is the final survey mailed to those requesting them; the store- 
distributed surveys were discontinued in May, 1981.)  Any survey 
information after this week was obtained by the Metro Report, the 
station's reports to "Billboard" Magazine, or off the air.

 

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