Recording

Hits of 1981

Kim Carnes’ “Bettte Davis Eyes” hit Billboard’s Number One spot in May 1981, and hovered around that position for nine weeks. The following songs are 8/28/2003 8:00 AM Eastern

Kim Carnes’ “Bettte Davis Eyes” hitBillboard’s Number One spot in May 1981, and hoveredaround that position for nine weeks. The following songs are the tophits from that year, from the Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits,7th Edition by Joel Whitburn, Billboard Books, 2000.

DATESONG HIT#1

SONG
TITLE

ARTIST

1/31

The Tide IsHigh

Blondie

2/07

Celebration

Kool & TheGang

2/21

9 To 5

DollyParton

2/28

I Love a RainyNight

EddieRabbitt

3/21

Keep On LovingYou

REOSpeedwagon

3/28

Rapture

Blondie

4/11

Kiss On MyList

Daryl Hall&John Oates

5/02

Morning Train(Nine To Five)

SheenaEaston

5/16

Bette DavisEyes

KimCarnes

6/20

Medley: Intro“Venus”

Stars on45

7/25

The One that YouLove

AirSupply

8/01

Jessie’sGirl

RickSpringfield

8/15

EndlessLove

Diana Ross &Lionel Richie

10/17

Arthur’sTheme (Best That You Can Do)

ChristopherCross

11/07

PrivateEyes

Daryl Hall&John Oates

11/21

Physical

OlivaNewton-John

January

2015 NAMM Show

Anaheim Convention Center, 800 West Katella Avenue , Anaheim, CA, U.S.

February

Grammy Awards

The Staples Center, Los Angeles, CA, U.S.

March