AMERICAN TOP 40- THE 80’S- WEEK OF AUGUST 21, 1982

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American Top 40- The 80’s- The week of August 21, 1982- A lot of familiar singles on this weeks blast from the past. Not a bad week overall.

1 1 EYE OF THE TIGER –•– Survivor (Scotti Brothers)-12 (5 weeks at #1) (1) B-
2 2 HURTS SO GOOD –•– John Cougar (Riva)-18 (2) A
3 3 ABRACADABRA –•– The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)-13 (3) B
4 4 HOLD ME –•– Fleetwood Mac (Warner Brothers)-10 (4) A+
5 5 HARD TO SAY I’M SORRY –•– Chicago (Full Moon)-12 (5) C+
6 6 EVEN THE NIGHTS ARE BETTER –•– Air Supply (Arista)-11 (6) C-
7 7 KEEP THE FIRE BURNIN’ –•– REO Speedwagon (Epic)-11 (7) C
8 9 VACATION –•– The Go-Go’s (I.R.S.)-8 (8) A
9 10 WASTED ON THE WAY –•– Crosby, Stills and Nash (Atlantic)-9 (9) A
10 12 TAKE IT AWAY –•– Paul McCartney (Columbia)-7 (10) A

11 13 YOU SHOULD HEAR HOW SHE TALKS ABOUT YOU –•– Melissa Manchester (Arista)-14 (11) C
12 14 LOVE IS IN CONTROL (Finger On the Trigger) –•– Donna Summer (Geffen)-9 (12) A
13 11 ONLY THE LONELY –•– The Motels (Capitol)-18 (9) A
14 18 LOVE WILL TURN YOU AROUND –•– Kenny Rogers (Liberty)-8 (14) C
15 8 ROSANNA –•– Toto (Columbia)-19 (2) B
16 27 JACK & DIANE –•– John Cougar (Riva)-5 (16) A+
17 23 EYE IN THE SKY –•– The Alan Parsons Project (Arista)-8 (17) B
18 20 AMERICAN MUSIC –•– The Pointer Sisters (Planet)-9 (18) B
19 21 THINK I’M IN LOVE –•– Eddie Money (Columbia)-8 (19) B
20 24 WHO CAN IT BE NOW –•– Men At Work (Columbia)-7 (20) A+

21 22 OUT OF WORK –•– Gary U.S. Bonds (EMI-America)-11 (21) A
22 16 LET IT WHIP –•– The Dazz Band (Motown)-18 (5) B
23 17 TAINTED LOVE –•– Soft Cell (Sire)-32 (8) A
24 26 AND I AM TELLING YOU I’M NOT GOING –•– Jennifer Holliday (Geffen)-8 (24) A-
25 25 KIDS IN AMERICA –•– Kim Wilde (EMI-America)-14 (25) A-
26 15 DON’T YOU WANT ME –•– The Human League (A&M)-25 (1) A+
27 43 YOU CAN DO MAGIC –•– America (Capitol)-4 (27)B
28 28 IF THE LOVE FITS WEAR IT –•– Leslie Pearl (RCA)-14 (28) C
29 35 ONLY TIME WILL TELL –•– Asia (Geffen)-5 (29) C
30 38 BLUE EYES –•– Elton John (Geffen)-7 (30) B

31 34 HOT IN THE CITY –•– Billy Idol (Chrysalis)-8 (31) B+
32 32 PAPERLATE –•– Genesis (Atlantic)-12 (32) B
33 33 YOUR IMAGINATION –•– Daryl Hall and John Oates (RCA)-10 (33) B
34 41 SOMEBODY’S BABY –•– Jackson Browne (Asylum)-4 (34) A
35 19 PERSONALLY –•– Karla Bonoff (Columbia)-17 (19) B
36 47 LET ME TICKLE YOUR FANCY –•– Jermaine Jackson (Motown)-5 (36) A+
37 37 ROUTE 101 –•– Herb Alpert (A&M)-9 (37) C
38 40 SOMEDAY, SOMEWAY –•– Marshall Crenshaw (Warner Brothers)-7 (38) A+
39 39 I REALLY DON’T NEED NO LIGHT –•– Jeffrey Osborne (A&M)-12 (39) C
40 42 LET ME GO –•– Ray Parker, Jr. (Arista)-6 (40) C