My Song Hit #1 on Billboard’s Adult Contemporary Songs Chart [1980s]

Entertainment: Music Billboard

Missing: Fred Knoblock (1980), Champaign (1981)

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1

1980

Christopher Cross

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

2

1980

Leo Sayer

Vocalist

100% (2 of 2 votes)

34

1980

Kenny Rogers (Vocalist)

Vocalist

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

44

1980

Barbra Streisand

Vocalist

52.27% (23 of 44 votes)

46

1980

Bette Midler

Vocalist

50.0% (7 of 14 votes)

47

1980

Dionne Warwick

Vocalist

50.0% (4 of 8 votes)

48

1980

Harry Wayne (K.C.) Casey

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

81

1980

Olivia Newton-John

Vocalist

39.36% (135 of 343 votes)

82

1980

Teri DeSario

Vocalist

35.29% (6 of 17 votes)

100

1980

Dan Fogelberg

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

101

1980

Chuck Mangione

Musician

0% (0 of 2 votes)

102

1980

Barry Manilow

Composer

0% (0 of 1 votes)

103

1980

Anne Murray

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

104

1980

Air Supply

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

105

1980

Tommy James

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

106

1980

Billy Joel

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

107

1980

Elton John

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

108

1980

Pure Prairie League

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

3

1981

Christopher Cross

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

33

1981

Kenny Rogers (Vocalist)

Vocalist

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

45

1981

Barbra Streisand

Vocalist

52.27% (23 of 44 votes)

51

1981

Diana Ross

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

52

1981

Lionel Richie

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

72

1981

George Harrison

Musician

47.71% (52 of 109 votes)

75

1981

Dolly Parton

Vocalist

46.83% (59 of 126 votes)

88

1981

Sheena Easton

Vocalist

5.88% (1 of 17 votes)

89

1981

Neil Diamond

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

90

1981

Air Supply

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

91

1981

Barry Gibb

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

92

1981

Juice Newton

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

93

1981

ABBA

Musicians

0% (0 of 4 votes)

94

1981

Taste of Honey

Vocalists

0% (0 of 0 votes)

95

1981

Carpenters

Musicians

0% (0 of 2 votes)

96

1981

Barry Manilow

Composer

0% (0 of 1 votes)

109

1981

Eddie Rabbitt

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

110

1981

Ronnie Milsap

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

32

1982

Kenny Rogers (Vocalist)

Vocalist

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

39

1982

Paul McCartney

Vocalist

62.82% (49 of 78 votes)

53

1982

Lionel Richie

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

54

1982

Dionne Warwick

Vocalist

50.0% (4 of 8 votes)

55

1982

Michael Jackson (Vocalist)

Vocalist

50.0% (57 of 114 votes)

76

1982

Stevie Wonder

Musician

44.44% (4 of 9 votes)

97

1982

Juice Newton

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

98

1982

Dan Fogelberg

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

99

1982

Barry Manilow

Composer

0% (0 of 1 votes)

116

1982

Ronnie Milsap

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

117

1982

Air Supply

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

118

1982

Elton John

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

119

1982

Chicago (Band)

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

120

1982

Neil Diamond

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

121

1982

Bertie Higgins

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

122

1982

Vangelis

Composer

0% (0 of 5 votes)

123

1982

John Denver

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

4

1983

Spandau Ballet

Musicians

100% (2 of 2 votes)

31

1983

Kenny Rogers (Vocalist)

Vocalist

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

43

1983

Barbra Streisand

Vocalist

52.27% (23 of 44 votes)

56

1983

Lionel Richie

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

67

1983

Toto (Band)

Musicians

50.0% (7 of 14 votes)

74

1983

Dolly Parton

Vocalist

46.83% (59 of 126 votes)

112

1983

Barry Manilow

Composer

0% (0 of 1 votes)

113

1983

Patti Austin

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

114

1983

James Ingram

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

115

1983

Billy Joel

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

124

1983

Bob Seger

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

125

1983

Dan Fogelberg

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

126

1983

Stephen Bishop

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

127

1983

Sergio Mendes

Musician

0% (0 of 5 votes)

128

1983

DeBarge

Vocalists

0% (0 of 0 votes)

129

1983

Rita Coolidge

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

130

1983

Laura Branigan

Vocalist

0% (0 of 10 votes)

5

1984

Christopher Cross

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

6

1984

Peabo Bryson

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

7

1984

The Honeydrippers

Musicians

100% (1 of 1 votes)

8

1984

Jermaine Jackson

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

30

1984

Kenny Rogers (Vocalist)

Vocalist

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

49

1984

Christine McVie

Vocalist

50.0% (5 of 10 votes)

50

1984

Lionel Richie

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

77

1984

Stevie Wonder

Musician

44.44% (4 of 9 votes)

78

1984

Ann Wilson (Heart)

Vocalist

44.44% (4 of 9 votes)

83

1984

Cyndi Lauper

Vocalist

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

85

1984

Mike Reno

Vocalist

25.00% (7 of 28 votes)

111

1984

Dan Fogelberg

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

154

1984

Billy Joel

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

155

1984

Cars

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

156

1984

Kim Carnes

Vocalist

0% (0 of 2 votes)

157

1984

James Ingram

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

9

1985

Phil Collins

Vocalist

100% (2 of 2 votes)

10

1985

Wham!

Musicians

100% (1 of 1 votes)

11

1985

USA for Africa

Vocalists

100% (1 of 1 votes)

12

1985

Sade

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

13

1985

Harold Faltermeyer

Musician

100% (1 of 1 votes)

29

1985

Whitney Houston

Vocalist

66.67% (16 of 24 votes)

64

1985

Lionel Richie

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

71

1985

Julian Lennon

Vocalist

48.00% (48 of 100 votes)

80

1985

Stevie Wonder

Musician

44.44% (4 of 9 votes)

158

1985

DeBarge

Vocalists

0% (0 of 0 votes)

159

1985

Jack Wagner

Actor

0% (0 of 0 votes)

160

1985

Chicago (Band)

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

161

1985

Marilyn Martin

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

162

1985

Paul Young

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

163

1985

Kool and the Gang

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

164

1985

Billy Ocean

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

165

1985

Survivor (Band)

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

14

1986

Sade

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

15

1986

Howard Jones

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

16

1986

Peter Cetera

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

17

1986

Gloria Estefan

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

24

1986

The Moody Blues

Musicians

84.62% (11 of 13 votes)

27

1986

Whitney Houston

Vocalist

66.67% (16 of 24 votes)

40

1986

Madonna (Ciccone)

Vocalist

60.71% (17 of 28 votes)

57

1986

Huey Lewis

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

58

1986

Toto (Band)

Musicians

50.0% (7 of 14 votes)

59

1986

Lionel Richie

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

63

1986

Dionne Warwick

Vocalist

50.0% (4 of 8 votes)

65

1986

Gladys Knight

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

79

1986

Stevie Wonder

Musician

44.44% (4 of 9 votes)

87

1986

Genesis

Musicians

16.67% (1 of 6 votes)

131

1986

Gloria Loring

Actress

0% (0 of 3 votes)

132

1986

Carl Anderson

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

133

1986

Bruce Hornsby

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

135

1986

Billy Ocean

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

136

1986

Amy Grant

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

137

1986

Jefferson Airplane/Starship

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

138

1986

Heart

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

139

1986

Atlantic Starr

Vocalists

0% (0 of 0 votes)

166

1986

Elton John

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

167

1986

Bruce Springsteen

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

28

1987

Whitney Houston

Vocalist

66.67% (16 of 24 votes)

38

1987

Steve Winwood

Vocalist

64.77% (57 of 88 votes)

41

1987

Madonna (Ciccone)

Vocalist

60.71% (17 of 28 votes)

60

1987

Lionel Richie

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

61

1987

Dionne Warwick

Vocalist

50.0% (4 of 8 votes)

62

1987

Michael Jackson (Vocalist)

Vocalist

50.0% (57 of 114 votes)

73

1987

George Harrison

Musician

47.71% (52 of 109 votes)

86

1987

Genesis

Musicians

16.67% (1 of 6 votes)

134

1987

Billy Joel

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

140

1987

Smokey Robinson

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

141

1987

Bruce Hornsby

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

142

1987

Billy Vera

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

143

1987

The Jets (Music Group)

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

144

1987

Jefferson Airplane/Starship

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

145

1987

Atlantic Starr

Vocalists

0% (0 of 0 votes)

147

1987

Al Jarreau

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

148

1987

Jeffrey Osbourne

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

149

1987

Siedah Garrett

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

150

1987

Fleetwood Mac

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

151

1987

Swing Out Sister

Musicians

0% (0 of 6 votes)

152

1987

Bill Medley

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

153

1987

Jennifer Warnes

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

18

1988

Gloria Estefan

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

19

1988

Peter Cetera

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

20

1988

Phil Collins

Vocalist

100% (2 of 2 votes)

25

1988

Boy Meets Girl

Musicians

83.33% (5 of 6 votes)

26

1988

Whitney Houston

Vocalist

66.67% (16 of 24 votes)

36

1988

Steve Winwood

Vocalist

64.77% (57 of 88 votes)

69

1988

George Michael (Vocalist)

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

70

1988

Patrick Swayze

Actor

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

84

1988

Breathe

Musicians

30.43% (7 of 23 votes)

146

1988

Fleetwood Mac

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

168

1988

Elton John

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

169

1988

Eric Carmen

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

170

1988

Chicago (Band)

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

171

1988

Anita Baker

Vocalist

0% (0 of 2 votes)

172

1988

Expose

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

173

1988

Rick Astley

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

174

1988

Foreigner

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

175

1988

Johnny Hates Jazz

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

176

1988

Bruce Hornsby

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

177

1988

The Jets (Music Group)

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

178

1988

Tiffany (Darwisch)

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

21

1989

Peter Cetera

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

22

1989

Howard Jones

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

23

1989

Phil Collins

Vocalist

100% (2 of 2 votes)

35

1989

Cher

Vocalist

65.15% (43 of 66 votes)

37

1989

Steve Winwood

Vocalist

64.77% (57 of 88 votes)

42

1989

Shirley Maclaine

Actress

60.0% (3 of 5 votes)

66

1989

Aaron Neville

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

68

1989

Roy Orbison

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

179

1989

Bangles

Vocalists

0% (0 of 7 votes)

180

1989

38 Special

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

181

1989

Natalie Cole

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

182

1989

Sheriff

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

183

1989

Mike + the Mechanics

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

184

1989

Elton John

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

185

1989

Linda Ronstadt

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

186

1989

Simply Red (Mick Hucknall)

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

187

1989

Richard Marx

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

188

1989

Bee Gees

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

189

1989

Fleetwood Mac

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)