You'll hear more music, when you LOG IN.  It's simple, logged-in listeners hear 25% fewer commercials!

Top 40: January 21, 1981

These are the songs that topped the charts on "DeLorean Day." The first DeLorean stainless steel sports car with gull-wing doors rolled from a production line in Dunmurry, Northern Ireland.

Listen Now

Share

Featuring songs by:

You may also like:

Country Yearbook 1983

Celebrating a great year of country music with Ricky Skaggs, Reba, Mickey Gilley, Sylvia and more...

The New Wave: 1983

Our prime collection of modern rock from a year of great releases from New Order, Aztec Camera, T...

This Is Hard Rock: 1983

Tracks that blew out the speakers in Camaro Z28s! We took out the t-tops so your hair would fit ...

Listeners' Top 100: 1983

The singles rated highest by AccuRadio listeners for the year that saw the debut of Fraggle Rock ...

Folk-Rock, Country-Rock, and Blues: 1983

A tasty mix of music styles!

Jazz Sampler: 1983

Compiled from our various Jazz channels, enjoy some of the our favorite jazz releases

Classic Rock 1983

This was the year of U2's War, Synchronicity by the Police, and Uh-huh by Mellencamp.

Country Yearbook 1985

What a year for Earl Thomas Conley, Exile, the Judds, the Oak Ridge Boys, and Alabama!

Classic Alternative 1985

Before grunge, THIS was Alternative Rock: R.E.M., the Smiths, New Order, and Kate Bush

Top 40: March 11, 1985

These are the songs that topped the charts & rattled boomboxes the week Mikhail Gorbachev became ...

College Rock Radio: 1985

A sweet journey into those dorm driven turntables that were delivered to your headphones closed c...

R&B Throwback: 1985

Few were smoother than Luther and Sade, but hot tracks from Morris Day, Atlantic Starr, and Ready...

Rock Alphabet: "O" is Opulence in Stereo

Sounds that make you go "Oh" from The Outsiders, OK Go, Ozark Mountain Daredevils, Roy Orbison an...

This Is Music: 1970

These are the songs that filled the radio during the launch year for the AMC Gremlin and Earth Da...

This Is Music: 1984

Your favorites from the year of 'Born in the U.S.A.,' 'Purple Rain,' 'Like a Virgin,' and 'Footlo...

Country Yearbook 1992

A year of "Achy Breaky Heart," "Boot Scootin' Boogie," the film "Pure Country," and dancing in a ...

Classic Alternative 1984

Core alt acts like the Replacements and the Smiths, and early days heavy hitters like R.E.M. and ...

Country Yearbook 1984

Throwin' it back to '84 with George Strait, Alabama, Oak Ridge Boys, and the Judds

R&B Throwback: 1984

Prince made it rain "Purple" but '84 was filled with other royalty like Chaka Khan, Cameo, and De...

Classic Rock 1984

The Orwellian year that belonged to Van Halen, The Cars, Henley, U2 and The Scorpions.

This Is Music: 1981

Pop, rock, a little new wave, a little '9 to 5,' and all hit music of 1981

Top 40: April 23, 1985

Radio's top hits when you had your first (and maybe last) sip of "New Coke"

Bill Gamble's Five-Star Radio

Our Country music curator's highest-rated songs... no surprise, it's tons of Country!

Barb Prieto's Five-Star Radio

A wide mix of our R&B curator's personal favorites from the '70s to the '90s

This Is Music: 1980

Top hits by Blondie, Queen, Olivia Newton-John, and "that guy who sings 'Piña Colada'"

-Advertisement-

Music will resume shortly...