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Sep 10, 2014 at 03:58 PM

BILLBOARD MAGAZINE'S (BARRY KOWAL) TOP ALBUMS OF 1981

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No.-Album-Artist-Peak Month
 1 ESCAPE-JOURNEY-SEPTEMBER                                                                       2226
 2 4-FOREIGNER-December                                                                           2084
 3 HI INFIDELITY-REO SPEEDWAGON-April                                                             1992
 4 CRIMES OF PASSION-PAT BENATAR-January                                                          1680
 5 BELLA DONNA-STEVIE NICKS-September                                                             1642
 6 PARADISE THEATER-STYX-May                                                                      1506
 7 TATTOO YOU-ROLLING STONES-October                                                              1368
 8 GHOST IN THE MACHINE-Police-December                                                           1354
 9 DOUBLE FANTASY-John Lennon-January                                                             1340
10 ZENYATTA MONDATTA-Police-February                                                              1166
11 The Jazz Singer-Neil Diamond-February                                                          1140
12 Long Distance Voyager-Moody Blues-August                                                        982
13 Moving Pictures-Rush-April                                                                      926
14 Physical-Olivia Newton John-December                                                            918
15 Precious Time-Pat Benatar-August                                                                848
16 Street Songs-Rick James-August                                                                  846
17 Arc Of The Diver-Steve Winwood-May                                                              842
18 Mistaken Identity-Kim Carnes-July                                                               752
19 Autoamerican-Blondie-March                                                                      678
20 Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap-AC/DC-June                                                          670
21 Raise-Earth,Wind & Fire-December                                                                660
22 For Those About To Rock We Salute You-AC/DC-December                                            658
23 Hard Promises-Tom Petty & Heartbreakers-July                                                    616
24 Don't Say No-Billy Squier-September                                                             600
25 Face Value-Phil Collins-July                                                                    570
26 Winelight-Grover Wahington,Jr.-May                                                              564
27 Nine Tonight-Bob Seger & Silver Bullet Band-Bovember                                            530
28 Abacab-Genesis-December                                                                         524
29 Gaucho-Steely Dan-January                                                                       522
30 Face Dances-Who-May                                                                             512
31 Pirates-Rickie Lee Jones-September                                                              464
32 The Innocent Age-Dan Fogelberg-November                                                         462
33 Zebop-Santana-June                                                                              414
34 Another Ticket-Eric Clapton-April                                                               366
35 Breakin' Away-Al Jarreau-October                                                                358
36 Working Class Dog-Rick Springfield-September                                                    344
37 The One That You Love-Air Supply-August                                                         316
38 Share Your Love-Kenny Rogers-July                                                               316
39 Being With You-Smokey Robinson-June                                                             312
40 Tonight I'm Yours-Rod Stewart-December                                                          304
41 Fair Warning-Van Halen-June                                                                     288
42 Songs In The Attic-Billy Joel-November                                                          260
43 Stars On Long Play-Stars On Long Play-July                                                      252
44 Dad Loves His Work-James Taylor-May                                                             240
45 Celebrate-Kool & The Gang-March                                                                 234
46 Foolish Behaviour-Rod Stewart-January                                                           224
47 Captured-Journey-March                                                                          216
48 Queen's Greatest Hits-December                                                                  204
49 Endless Love Soundtrack-September                                                               198
50 9 To 5 And Odd Jobs-Dolly Parton-March                                                          188
51 Pretenders II-October                                                                           166
52 Exit...Stage Left-Rush-December                                                                 166
53 Somewhere In England-George Harrison-July                                                       118
54 Heavy Metal Soundtrack-September                                                                112
55 Something Special-Kool & Gang-December                                                          112
56 Black & White-Pointer Sisters-September                                                         110
57 Loverboy-Loverboy-May                                                                           106
58 The Turn Of A Friendly Card-Alan Parsons Project-February                                       106
59 In The Pocket Commodores-September                                                              106
60 A Woman Needs Love-Ray Parker,Jr.-June                                                          106
61 Fleetwood Mac Live-January                                                                      102
62 If I Should Love Again-Barry Manilow-November                                                   102
63 Fancy Free-Oak Ridge Boys-August                                                                 34 

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