Canadian number one songs in 1981

What songs were number one in 1981? This is the full list of the Canadian number one songs from the year 1981. There were a total of 16 Canadian #1 tracks in the year 1981 starting with (Just Like) Starting Over by John Lennon which went to #1 on 20th December, 1980 and remained at the top spot for 7 weeks.

The Canadian song that was number one for the longest single run in 1981 was Stars on 45 Medley by Stars on 45 which went to number one on 6th June, 1981 and stayed at the top slot for 12 weeks.

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