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Weekly Pop Top 30 for May 23, 1981

Kim Carnes and Bette Davis Eyes fill the top chart song spot this week. Watching The Wheels by John Lennon is at number two on the chart. Living Inside Myself by Gino Vannelli comes in at number three.


1 1   Bette Davis Eyes 12  
  Kim Carnes
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2 2   Watching The Wheels 6  
  John Lennon
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5 3   Living Inside Myself 2  
  Gino Vannelli
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4 4   Take It On The Run 2 2  
  REO Speedwagon
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6 5   Too Much Time On My Hands 3  
  Styx
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9 6   Sukiyaki 1  
  A Taste Of Honey
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3 7   Being With You 1  
  Smokey Robinson
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10 8   A Woman Needs Love (Just Like You Do) 4  
  Ray Parker Jr. & Raydio
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17 9   Medley 1  
  Stars On 45
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16 10   Sweetheart  
  Franke & The Knockouts
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15 11   I Love You  
  Climax Blues Band
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7 12   How 'Bout Us 7  
  Champaign
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8 13   Angel Of The Morning 2  
  Juice Newton
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20 14   America 3  
  Neil Diamond
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19 15   What Are We Doin' In Love 12  
  Dottie West With Kenny Rogers
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23 16   This Little Girl 8 5  
  Gary U.S. Bonds
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14 17   I Missed Again 5 14  
  Phil Collins
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11 18   Morning Train (Nine To Five) 1  
  Sheena Easton
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18 19   Say You'll Be Mine 18  
  Christopher Cross
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12 20   Just The Two Of Us 1  
  Grover Washington, Jr. with Bill Withers
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13 21   You Better You Bet 1 12  
  The Who
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26 22   Find Your Way Back 2  
  Jefferson Starship
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27 23   Since I Don't Have You  
  Don McLean
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29 24   Jessie's Girl 17 2  
  Rick Springfield
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21 25   Her Town Too 4  
  James Taylor And J.D. Souther
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- 26   Ai No Corrida  
  Quincy Jones
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22 27   Love You Like I Never Loved Before 22  
  John O'Banion
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- 28   Is It You? 10  
  Lee Ritenour
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- 29   You Make My Dreams 3  
  Daryl Hall And John Oates
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24 30   Kiss On My List 1  
  Daryl Hall And John Oates
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