WABC MusicRadio 77 Survey/2 September 1980

Courtesy of the WABC Musicradio 77 Internet Web Site
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Survey collected and contributed by Ken Williamson
For more information contact Allan Sniffen

                                                                                
 TW                                                             LW
  1. Fame - Irene Cara (RSO)                        *1 week #1*  2
  2. Upside Down - Diana Ross (Motown)                           3
  3. Magic - Olivia Newton-John (MCA)                            1
  4. Sailing - Christopher Cross (Warner Brothers)               7
  5. Give Me the Night - George Benson (Warner Brothers)         6
  6. All Out of Love - Air Supply (Arista)                      10
  7. One In a Million You - Larry Graham (Warner Brothers)       5
  8. Emotional Rescue - The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones)      4
  9. Another One Bites the Dust - Queen (Elektra)               13
 10. Shining Star - The Manhattans (Columbia)                   11
 11. More Love - Kim Carnes (EMI America)                       12
 12. It's Still Rock and Roll to Me - Billy Joel (Columbia)      9
 13. First...Be a Woman - Lenore O'Malley (Polydor)             14
 14. Take Your Time (Do It Right), Part 1 -                       
                                         The S.O.S. Band (Tabu)  8
 15. Late in the Evening - Paul Simon (Warner Brothers)         19
 16. Take a Little Rhythm - Ali Thomson (A&M)                   16
 17. Tired of Toein' the Line - Rocky Burnette (EMI America)    15
 18. Into the Night - Benny Mardones (Polydor)                  34
 19. Can't We Try - Teddy Pendergrass (Philadelphia Int'l)      23
 20. Lookin' For Love - Johnny Lee (Full Moon/Asylum)           28
 21. Let My Love Open the Door - Pete Townshend (Atco)          18
 22. Misunderstanding - Genesis (Atlantic)                      21
 23. You'll Accomp'ny Me - Bob Seger (Capitol)                  29
 24. Cupid/I've Loved You for a Long Time -                       
                                        The Spinners (Atlantic) 22
 25. Never Knew Love Like This Before -                           
                                 Stephanie Mills (20th Century) 24
 26. The Rose - Bette Midler (Atlantic)                         25
 27. JoJo - Boz Scaggs (Columbia)                               26
 28. Little Jeannie - Elton John (MCA)                          17
 29. No Night So Long - Dionne Warwick (Arista)                 --
 30. I'm Coming Out - Diana Ross (Motown)                       --
 32. Coming Up - Paul McCartney (Columbia)                      20
 35. Someone That I Used to Love - Natalie Cole (Capitol)       --
 39. Drivin' My Life Away - Eddie Rabbitt (Elektra)             --
 47. He's So Shy - The Pointer Sisters (Planet)                 --
 HP  Woman In Love - Barbra Streisand (Columbia)                  
                                                                  
                        THE TOP TEN ALBUMS:                       
     Emotional Rescue - The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones)       
     Hold Out - Jackson Browne (Asylum)                           
     Glass Houses - Billy Joel (Columbia)                         
     The Game - Queen (Elektra)                                   
     Urban Cowboy - Original Soundtrack (Asylum)                  
     Fame - Original Soundtrack (RSO)                             
     Empty Glass - Pete Townshend (Atco)                          
     Christopher Cross - Christopher Cross (Warner Brothers)      
     Diana - Diana Ross (Motown)                                  
     One For the Road - The Kinks (Arista)                        


SPECIAL NOTE:  It would appear at this point that WABC has 
reinstituted the old term, "Hot Prospect," replacing the newer, 
less traditional "Hitbound" term for new singles that WABC deems 
merit special attention.
                                                                   

 

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