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The Billboard Hot 100

Week of December 19, 1981

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Last Week
Peak Pos.
Wks on Chart
  • 2
    • Waiting For A Girl Like You

      Foreigner
    • 2
    • 2
    • 11
      • 2
      • 2
      • 11
  • 6
    • I Can't Go For That (No Can Do)

      Daryl Hall John Oates
    • 13
    • 6
    • 6
      • 13
      • 6
      • 6
  • 7
    • Why Do Fools Fall In Love

      Diana Ross
    • 8
    • 7
    • 10
      • 8
      • 7
      • 10
  • 10
    • Leather And Lace

      Stevie Nicks With Don Henley
    • 11
    • 10
    • 9
      • 11
      • 10
      • 9
  • 12
    • Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic

      The Police
    • 3
    • 3
    • 13
      • 3
      • 3
      • 13
  • 13
    • Yesterday's Songs

      Neil Diamond
    • 14
    • 13
    • 7
      • 14
      • 13
      • 7
  • 14
    • Comin' In And Out Of Your Life

      Barbra Streisand
    • 15
    • 14
    • 6
      • 15
      • 14
      • 6
  • 15
    • Turn Your Love Around

      George Benson
    • 16
    • 15
    • 9
      • 16
      • 15
      • 9
  • 16
    • The Sweetest Thing (I've Ever Known)

      Juice Newton
    • 17
    • 16
    • 10
      • 17
      • 16
      • 10
  • 17
    • Here I Am (Just When I Thought I Was Over You)

      Air Supply
    • 7
    • 5
    • 13
      • 7
      • 5
      • 13
  • 18
    • Take My Heart (You Can Have It If You Want It)

      Kool & The Gang
    • 19
    • 18
    • 10
      • 19
      • 18
      • 10
  • 20
    • Our Lips Are Sealed

      Go-Go's
    • 20
    • 20
    • 17
      • 20
      • 20
      • 17
  • 21
    • Hooked On Classics

      Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
    • 23
    • 21
    • 8
      • 23
      • 21
      • 8
  • 22
    • My Girl (Gone, Gone, Gone)

      Chilliwack
    • 22
    • 22
    • 13
      • 22
      • 22
      • 13
  • 24
    • Heart Like A Wheel

      The Steve Miller Band
    • 24
    • 24
    • 8
      • 24
      • 24
      • 8
  • 25
    • Someone Could Lose A Heart Tonight

      Eddie Rabbitt
    • 27
    • 25
    • 6
      • 27
      • 25
      • 6
  • 26
    • Steal The Night

      Stevie Woods
    • 26
    • 26
    • 15
      • 26
      • 26
      • 15
  • 27
    • I Wouldn't Have Missed It For The World

      Ronnie Milsap
    • 30
    • 27
    • 9
      • 30
      • 27
      • 9
  • 29
    • Private Eyes

      Daryl Hall John Oates
    • 18
    • 1
    • 17
      • 18
      • 1
      • 17
  • 30
    • Waiting On A Friend

      The Rolling Stones
    • 36
    • 30
    • 3
      • 36
      • 30
      • 3
  • 31
    • Start Me Up

      The Rolling Stones
    • 28
    • 2
    • 18
      • 28
      • 2
      • 18
  • 33
    • Under Pressure

      Queen & David Bowie
    • 35
    • 33
    • 7
      • 35
      • 33
      • 7
  • 34
    • Come Go With Me

      The Beach Boys
    • 41
    • 34
    • 5
      • 41
      • 34
      • 5
  • 35
    • The Old Songs

      Barry Manilow
    • 29
    • 15
    • 11
      • 29
      • 15
      • 11
  • 36
    • Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)

      Christopher Cross
    • 31
    • 1
    • 19
      • 31
      • 1
      • 19
  • 37
    • Leader Of The Band

      Dan Fogelberg
    • 53
    • 37
    • 4
      • 53
      • 37
      • 4
  • 38
    • Castles In The Air

      Don McLean
    • 40
    • 38
    • 8
      • 40
      • 38
      • 8
  • 39
    • More Than Just The Two Of Us

      Sneaker
    • 42
    • 39
    • 8
      • 42
      • 39
      • 8
  • 40
    • You Could Have Been With Me

      Sheena Easton
    • 48
    • 40
    • 4
      • 48
      • 40
      • 4
  • 41
    • Take It Easy On Me

      Little River Band
    • 49
    • 41
    • 3
      • 49
      • 41
      • 3
  • 44
    • Working For The Weekend

      Loverboy
    • 50
    • 44
    • 6
      • 50
      • 44
      • 6
  • 46
    • Tryin' To Live My Life Without You

      Bob Seger
    • 39
    • 5
    • 15
      • 39
      • 5
      • 15
  • 47
    • Never Too Much

      Luther Vandross
    • 43
    • 33
    • 11
      • 43
      • 33
      • 11
  • 48
    • Love In The First Degree

      Alabama
    • 56
    • 48
    • 6
      • 56
      • 48
      • 6
  • 49
    • Love Is Alright Tonite

      Rick Springfield
    • 60
    • 49
    • 3
      • 60
      • 49
      • 3
  • 52
    • Let Me Love You Once

      Greg Lake
    • 58
    • 52
    • 5
      • 58
      • 52
      • 5
  • 53
    • Sweet Dreams

      Air Supply
    • 74