1981 – My Top 100 Songs

1 It’s My Party Dave Stewart & Barbara Gaskin
2 The Land Of Make Believe Bucks Fizz
3 Believe It Or Not (Theme From Greatest American Hero) Joey Scarbury
4 Don’t You Want Me Human League, The
5 I Can’t Go For That (No Can Do) Daryl Hall & John Oates
6 Wired For Sound Cliff Richard
7 Mirror Mirror Dollar
8 Souvenir Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark
9 Tainted Love – Where Did Our Love Go Soft Cell
10 Physical Olivia Newton-John
11 Fallen (LP) Lauren Wood
12 Down Under (AUS) Men At Work
13 Vienna Ultravox
14 Private Eyes Daryl Hall & John Oates
15 Ghost Town Specials, The
16 Genius Of Love Tom Tom Club
17 More Than Just The Two Of Us Sneaker
18 Steal The Night Stevie Woods
19 Who Can It Be Now (AUS) Men At Work
20 Our Lips Are Sealed Go-Go’s
21 One Of Us ABBA
22 Is It You Lee Ritenour
23 Body Talk Imagination
24 Let’s Groove Earth, Wind, & Fire
25 Bedsitter Soft Cell
26 Wordy Rappinghood Tom Tom Club
27 Theme From Hill Street Blues Mike Post ftr Larry Carlton
28 Fool Me Again Nicolette Larson
29 Leather And Lace Stevie Nicks & Don Henley
30 One Day In Your Life Michael Jackson
31 Sukiyaki A Taste Of Honey
32 Rapture Blondie
33 I’ve Seen That Face Before (Libertango) (NED) Grace Jones
34 Stars On 45 Vol 1 (NED) Stars On 45
35 Making Your Mind Up Bucks Fizz
36 You Drive Me Crazy Shakin Stevens
37 Breaking Away Balance
38 She’s A Bad Mama Jama (She’s Built, She’s Stacked) Carl Carlton
39 Shake It Up Tonight Cheryl Lynn
40 The (Disco) Sound Of Music Showstoppers
41 Trouble Lindsey Buckingham
42 Jealous Guy Roxy Music
43 Better Davis Eyes Kim Carnes
44 Under Pressure Queen & David Bowie
45 Take It Easy On Me Little River Band, The
46 Kids In America Kim Wilde
47 The Model (RE) Kraftwerk
48 It Must Be Love Madness
49 Just For You (NED) Spargo
50 There’s Always Another Chance At Love (Trk) Jim Photoglo
51 Fool In Love With You Jim Photoglo
52 People Alone (NED) Randy Crawford
53 Ma Quele Idea (SWI) Pino D’Angio
54 Shake It Up Cars, The
55 Through The Years Kenny Rogers
56 Centerfold J Geils Band, The
57 Stray Cats Strut Stray Cats
58 Just The Two Of Us Grover Washington Jr
59 All Those Years Ago George Harrison
60 I Want You I Need You Chris Christian
61 I Could Never Miss You More Than I Do Lulu
62 Harden My Heart Quarterflash
63 Favourite Shirts (Boy Meets Girl) Haircut One Hundred
64 Reality (ITA) Richard Sanderson
65 Girls On Film Duran Duran
66 Tempted Squeeze
67 Sweet Baby George Duke & Stanley Clarke
68 Cool Night Paul Davis
69 Urgent Foreigner
70 Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic Police, The
71 What Becomes Of The Broken Hearted Dave Stewart & Colin Blunstone
72 Time Alan Parson’s Project
73 Ai No Corrida Quincy Jones
74 Can You Feel It Jacksons, The
75 No Reply At All Genesis
76 Start Me Up Rolling Stones, The
77 Leader Of The Band Dan Fogelberg
78 Arthur’s Theme (Best That You Can Do) Christopher Cross
79 Turn Your Love Around George Benson
80 I Love My Lady (Trk) Johnny Mathis
81 Love Action (I Believe In Love) Human League, The
82 Japanese Boy Aneka
83 You Make My Dreams Daryl Hall & John Oates
84 Slow Hand Pointer Sisters, The
85 Queen Of Hearts Juice Newton
86 I Go To Sleep Pretenders
87 Open Your Heart Human League, The
88 Daddy’s Home Cliff Richard
89 Just Can’t Get Enough Depeche Mode
90 Living Inside Myself Gino Vannelli
91 Get Down On It Kool & The Gang
92 All I Do (Trk) Stevie Wonder
93 In The Air Tonight Phil Collins
94 For Your Eyes Only Sheena Easton
95 Hard To Say Dan Fogelberg
96 Stand And Deliver Adam & The Ants
97 Under Your Spell Godley & Crème
98 Shut Up Madness
99 Joan Of Arc Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark
100 Pull Up To The Bumper Grace Jones



1981 – My Next 100 Songs

101 I Could Be Happy Altered Images
102 Can You Handle It Sharon Redd
103 Do You Love Me Patti Austin
104 Love You Like I Never Loved Before John O’Banion
105 Take Me To Your Heaven (LP) Stevie Woods
106 Waiting For A Girl Like You Foreigner
107 The Best Of Times STYX
108 Why Do Fools Fall In Love Diana Ross
109 Hold On Tight Electric Light Orchestra
110 Hooked On Classics Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
111 Love All The Hurt Away Aretha Franklin & George Benson
112 Stars On 45 Vol 2 Stars On 45
113 Happy Birthday Altered Images
114 Cambodia Kim Wilde
115 Wedding Bells Godley & Crème
116 Anyone Can See Irene Cara
117 How ‘Bout Us Champaign
118 You’ll Never Know Hi-Gloss
119 Tonight I’m Yours Rod Stewart
120 Hello Again Neil Diamond
121 Prince Charming Adam & The Ants
122 Young Turks Rod Stewart
123 Que Pasa – Me No Pop I Coati Mundi
124 Rock N Roll Status Quo
125 Go On Forever Richard Sanderson
126 Desire (NED) Future World Orchestra
127 I’ll Find My Way Home Jon & Vangelis
128 Woman John Lennon
129 The Sweetest Thing (I’ve Ever Known) Juice Newton
130 The One That You Love Air Supply
131 Don’t Give It Up Robbie Patton
132 Every Home Should Have One Patti Austin
133 Feel Up Grace Jones
134 Come Hell Or Waters High Judie Tzuke
135 While You See A Chance Steve Winwood
136 Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around Stevie Nicks & Tom Petty
137 Love Is Alright Tonite Rick Springfield
138 Easier Said Than Done Shakatak
139 Labelled With Love Squeeze
140 A Woman Needs Love Ray Parker Jr. & Raydio
141 Begin The Beguine (Volver A Empezar) Julio Iglesias
142 Take It On The Run REO Speedwagon
143 Hand Held In Black And White Dollar
144 You Like Me Don’t You Jermaine Jackson
145 When She Was My Girl Four Tops, The
146 Being With You Smokey Robinson
147 Twilight Electric Light Orchestra
148 Sound Of The Crowd Human League, The
149 Einstein A Go-Go Landscape
150 Mystery Girl Dukes
151 My Own Way Duran Duran
152 Just Once Quincy Jones ftr James Ingram
153 What Kind Of Fool Barbra Streisand & Barry Gibb
154 Percious To Me Phil Seymour
155 The Night Owls Little River Band, The
156 Lanca Perfume Rita Lee & Roberto
157 Boy From New York City Manhattan Transfer
158 It’s A Love Thing Whispers, The
159 Stronger Than Before Carole Bayer Sager
160 You’re The One For Me ‘D’ Train
161 Ain’t Even Done With The Night John Cougar
162 Falling In Love Balance
163 I’m Lucky Joan Armatrading
164 Lay All Your Love On Me ABBA
165 I’m In Love Evelyn Champagne King
166 Action Man Village People, The
167 A Good Year For The Roses Elvis Costello
168 Really Wanna Know You Gary Wright
169 In And Out Of Love Imagination
170 We’re In This Love Together Al Jarreau
171 Lately Stevie Wonder
172 Jessie’s Girl Rick Springfield
173 Hold Me Like You Never Had Me (Trk) Dr Hook
174 Lady (You Bring Me Up) Commodores
175 I Love You Climax Blues Band
176 Mirror Mirror Diana Ross
177 Give Me Your Love Sylvia Striplin
178 Ain’t No Mountain High Enough Inner Life ftr Jocelyn Brown
179 I’ve Done Everything For You Rick Springfield
180 Send A Little Love My Way (Like Always) Stephen Bishop
181 Who’s Crying Now Journey
182 Angel Of The Morning Juice Newton
183 Hands Up (Give Me Your Love) (GER) Ottawan
184 Going Back To My Roots Odyssey
185 Just Between You And Me April Wine
186 Happy Days North End & Michelle Wallace
187 Chant No. 1 (I Don’t Need This Pressure On) Spandau Ballet
188 Stars On 45 Vol 3 (NED) Stars On 45
189 Make That Move Shalamar
190 Good Thing Going Sugar Minott
191 Don’t Stop Believing Journey
192 You Might Need Somebody Randy Crawford
193 The Lunatics (Have Taken Over The Asylum) Fun Boy Three
194 Europa And Pirate Twins Thomas Dolby
195 Hitsville UK Clash, The
196 Rock N Roll Dreams Come True Jim Steinman
197 Watching The Wheels John Lennon
198 Take My Heart (You Can Have It If You Want It) Kool & The Gang
199 Endless Love Diana Ross & Lionel Richie
200 Tears Are Not Enough ABC