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Billboard Hot 100

Week of August 29, 1981

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  • 1
    • Endless Love

      Diana Ross & Lionel Richie
    • 1
    • 1
    • 8
      • 1
      • 1
      • 8
  • 2
    • Slow Hand

      The Pointer Sisters
    • 4
    • 2
    • 14
      • 4
      • 2
      • 14
  • 3
    • Theme From "Greatest American Hero" (Believe It or Not)

      Joey Scarbury
    • 2
    • 2
    • 17
      • 2
      • 2
      • 17
  • 4
    • Stop Draggin' My Heart Around

      Stevie Nicks With Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers
    • 6
    • 4
    • 6
      • 6
      • 4
      • 6
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Producer(s):

J.Iovine, T.Petty, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Modern/Unknown

  • 5
    • Jessie's Girl

      Rick Springfield
    • 5
    • 1
    • 23
      • 5
      • 1
      • 23
  • 6
    • Queen Of Hearts

      Juice Newton
    • 8
    • 6
    • 14
      • 8
      • 6
      • 14
  • 7
    • (There's) No Gettin' Over Me

      Ronnie Milsap
    • 9
    • 7
    • 10
      • 9
      • 7
      • 10
  • 8
    • Urgent

      Foreigner
    • 15
    • 8
    • 9
      • 15
      • 8
      • 9
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Producer(s):

R.J.Lange, M.Jones, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Atlantic/Unknown

  • 9
    • Lady (You Bring Me Up)

      Commodores
    • 10
    • 9
    • 11
      • 10
      • 9
      • 11
  • 10
    • Who's Crying Now

      Journey
    • 11
    • 10
    • 7
      • 11
      • 10
      • 7
RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 11
    • I Don't Need You

      Kenny Rogers
    • 3
    • 3
    • 12
      • 3
      • 3
      • 12
  • 12
    • Boy From New York City

      The Manhattan Transfer
    • 7
    • 7
    • 15
      • 7
      • 7
      • 15
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Producer(s):

J.Graydon, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Atlantic/Unknown

  • 13
    • Hearts

      Marty Balin
    • 12
    • 8
    • 15
      • 12
      • 8
      • 15
  • 14
    • Elvira

      The Oak Ridge Boys
    • 13
    • 5
    • 16
      • 13
      • 5
      • 16
  • 15
    • Cool Love

      Pablo Cruise
    • 18
    • 15
    • 9
      • 18
      • 15
      • 9
  • 16
    • Step By Step

      Eddie Rabbitt
    • 23
    • 16
    • 6
      • 23
      • 16
      • 6
  • 17
    • The Breakup Song (They Don't Write 'Em)

      Greg Kihn Band
    • 20
    • 17
    • 15
      • 20
      • 17
      • 15
  • 18
    • Really Wanna Know You

      Gary Wright
    • 21
    • 18
    • 9
      • 21
      • 18
      • 9
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Producer(s):

G.Wright, D.Parks, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Warner Bros./Unknown

  • 19
    • Fire And Ice

      Pat Benatar
    • 22
    • 19
    • 7
      • 22
      • 19
      • 7
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Producer(s):

K.Olsen, N.Geraldo, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Chrysalis/Unknown

  • 20
    • It's Now Or Never

      John Schneider
    • 14
    • 14
    • 14
      • 14
      • 14
      • 14
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Producer(s):

T.Scotti, J.D'andrea, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Scotti Bros./Unknown

  • 21
    • Hold On Tight

      Electric Light Orchestra
    • 28
    • 21
    • 6
      • 28
      • 21
      • 6
  • 22
    • Feels So Right

      Alabama
    • 24
    • 22
    • 13
      • 24
      • 22
      • 13
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Producer(s):

Alabama, L.McBride, H.Shedd

Imprint/Promotion Label:

RCA/Unknown

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 23
    • That Old Song

      Ray Parker Jr. & Raydio
    • 25
    • 23
    • 8
      • 25
      • 23
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

R.Parker, Jr.

Producer(s):

R.Parker,Jr.

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

  • 24
    • The Beach Boys Medley

      The Beach Boys
    • 30
    • 24
    • 6
      • 30
      • 24
      • 6
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Producer(s):

B.Wilson, M. Benet, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Capitol/Unknown

  • 25
    • The Voice

      The Moody Blues
    • 31
    • 25
    • 4
      • 31
      • 25
      • 4
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Producer(s):

P.williams, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Threshold/Unknown

  • 26
    • Don't Give It Up

      Robbie Patton
    • 26
    • 26
    • 8
      • 26
      • 26
      • 8
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Producer(s):

C.McVie, K.Cayllat, R.Patton

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Liberty/Unknown

  • 27
    • You're My Girl

      Franke & The Knockouts
    • 27
    • 27
    • 9
      • 27
      • 27
      • 9
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Producer(s):

S.Verroca, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Millennium/Unknown

  • 28
    • Love On A Two Way Street

      Stacy Lattisaw
    • 29
    • 28
    • 11
      • 29
      • 28
      • 11
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Producer(s):

N.M.Walden, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Cotillion/Unknown

  • 29
    • For Your Eyes Only

      Sheena Easton
    • 35
    • 29
    • 6
      • 35
      • 29
      • 6
  • 30
    • I Could Never Miss You (More Than I Do)

      Lulu
    • 34
    • 30
    • 5
      • 34
      • 30
      • 5
  • 31
    • Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)

      Christopher Cross
    • 51
    • 31
    • 3
      • 51
      • 31
      • 3
  • 32
    • Everlasting Love

      Rex Smith/Rachel Sweet
    • 32
    • 32
    • 10
      • 32
      • 32
      • 10
  • 33
    • Breaking Away

      Balance
    • 36
    • 33
    • 8
      • 36
      • 33
      • 8
  • 34
    • In Your Letter

      REO Speedwagon
    • 42
    • 34
    • 4
      • 42
      • 34
      • 4
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Producer(s):

K.Cronin, G.Richrath, K.Beamish

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Epic/Unknown

  • 35
    • Start Me Up

      The Rolling Stones
    • 61
    • 35
    • 2
      • 61
      • 35
      • 2
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Producer(s):

The Glimmer Twins, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

The Rolling Stones/Unknown

  • 36
    • Draw Of The Cards

      Kim Carnes
    • 43
    • 36
    • 4
      • 43
      • 36
      • 4
  • 37
    • In The Air Tonight

      Phil Collins
    • 19
    • 19
    • 14
      • 19
      • 19
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

P.D.C.Collins

Producer(s):

P.Collins

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Atlantic

RIAA Certification: Platinum x3
  • 38
    • The Stroke

      Billy Squier
    • 17
    • 17
    • 16
      • 17
      • 17
      • 16
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Producer(s):

M.Squier, B.Squier, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Capitol/Unknown

  • 39
    • You Could Take My Heart Away

      Silver Condor
    • 44
    • 39
    • 6
      • 44
      • 39
      • 6
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Producer(s):

M.Flicker, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia/Unknown

  • 40
    • Nicole

      Point Blank
    • 41
    • 40
    • 10
      • 41
      • 40
      • 10
  • 41
    • Some Days Are Diamonds (Some Days Are Stone)

      John Denver
    • 46
    • 41
    • 12
      • 46
      • 41
      • 12
  • 42
    • Chloe

      Elton John
    • 48
    • 42
    • 6
      • 48
      • 42
      • 6
  • 43
    • Super Freak (Part I)

      Rick James
    • 52
    • 43
    • 4
      • 52
      • 43
      • 4