'Blue Eyes Crying In The Rain' is the song that connects Gene with Willie Nelson, Elvis Presley and a host of others.
The mega-hit tops the chart ahead of two other singles from the same year of 1981.
The best 80s music videos not only defined the decade, they influenced fashions and elevated the music video to the status of high art.
One of the greatest-ever sequences of musical creativity was in full flow in 1974, with Stevie's 'Fulfillingness' First Finale.'
The 30-year record industry veteran is responsible for giving The Beach Boys their name.