1981 Top 40 Official Singles Chart UK Archive

14th November 1981

Pos LW WKs Title, Artist Links
1 3
EVERY LITTLE THING SHE DOES IS MAGIC

EVERY LITTLE THING SHE DOES IS MAGIC

POLICE

2 2
HAPPY BIRTHDAY

HAPPY BIRTHDAY

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3 5
WHEN SHE WAS MY GIRL

WHEN SHE WAS MY GIRL

FOUR TOPS

4 4
LABELLED WITH LOVE

LABELLED WITH LOVE

SQUEEZE

5 7
JOAN OF ARC

JOAN OF ARC

ORCHESTRAL MANOEUVRES IN THE DARK

6 1
IT'S MY PARTY

IT'S MY PARTY

DAVE STEWART WITH BARBARA GASKIN

7 21
BEGIN THE BEGUINE (VOLVER A EMPEZAR)

BEGIN THE BEGUINE (VOLVER A EMPEZAR)

JULIO IGLESIAS

8 NEW
UNDER PRESSURE

UNDER PRESSURE

QUEEN AND DAVID BOWIE

9 19
FAVOURITE SHIRTS (BOY MEETS GIRL)

FAVOURITE SHIRTS (BOY MEETS GIRL)

HAIRCUT 100

10 13
TONIGHT I'M YOURS (DON'T HURT ME)

TONIGHT I'M YOURS (DON'T HURT ME)

ROD STEWART

11 18
PHYSICAL

PHYSICAL

OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN

12 6
A GOOD YEAR FOR THE ROSES

A GOOD YEAR FOR THE ROSES

ELVIS COSTELLO

13 11
HOLD ME

HOLD ME

B.A. ROBERTSON AND MAGGIE BELL

14 17
WHEN YOU WERE SWEET SIXTEEN

WHEN YOU WERE SWEET SIXTEEN

FUREYS AND DAVIE ARTHUR

15 10
OPEN YOUR HEART

OPEN YOUR HEART

HUMAN LEAGUE

16 9
BIRDIE SONG (BIRDIE DANCE)

BIRDIE SONG (BIRDIE DANCE)

TWEETS

17 12
LET'S HANG ON

LET'S HANG ON

BARRY MANILOW

18 14
IT'S RAINING

IT'S RAINING

SHAKIN' STEVENS

19 8
ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS

ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS

JAM

20 37
LET'S GROOVE

LET'S GROOVE

EARTH WIND AND FIRE

21 16
THUNDER IN THE MOUNTAINS

THUNDER IN THE MOUNTAINS

TOYAH

22 40
WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE

WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE

DIANA ROSS

23 NEW
AY AY AY AY MOOSEY

AY AY AY AY MOOSEY

MODERN ROMANCE

24 15
O SUPERMAN

O SUPERMAN

LAURIE ANDERSON

25 32
STEPPIN' OUT

STEPPIN' OUT

KOOL AND THE GANG

26 26
TOM SAWYER (LIVE)

TOM SAWYER (LIVE)

RUSH

27 NEW
THE VOICE

THE VOICE

ULTRAVOX

28 NEW
BEDSITTER

BEDSITTER

SOFT CELL

29 NEW
I GO TO SLEEP

I GO TO SLEEP

PRETENDERS

30 30
TWILIGHT

TWILIGHT

ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA

31 31
LOVE ME TONIGHT

LOVE ME TONIGHT

TREVOR WALTERS

32 NEW
VISIONS OF CHINA

VISIONS OF CHINA

JAPAN

33 22
JUST CAN'T GET ENOUGH

JUST CAN'T GET ENOUGH

DEPECHE MODE

34 20
WALKING IN THE SUNSHINE

WALKING IN THE SUNSHINE

BAD MANNERS

35 NEW
YES TONIGHT JOSEPHINE

YES TONIGHT JOSEPHINE

JETS

36 23
HANDS UP (GIVE ME YOUR HEART)

HANDS UP (GIVE ME YOUR HEART)

OTTAWAN

37 NEW
THE LUNATICS HAVE TAKEN OVER THE ASYLUM

THE LUNATICS HAVE TAKEN OVER THE ASYLUM

FUN BOY THREE

38 33
KEEP IT DARK

KEEP IT DARK

GENESIS

39 NEW
TEARS ARE NOT ENOUGH

TEARS ARE NOT ENOUGH

ABC

40 24
UNDER YOUR THUMB

UNDER YOUR THUMB

GODLEY AND CREME

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