AMERICAN TOP 40- THE 80’S- SEPTEMBER 7, 1985

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American Top 40- The 80’s- the week of September 7, 1985- 35 years ago!

1 2 ST. ELMO’S FIRE (Man In Motion) –•– John Parr (Atlantic)-12 (1 Week at #1) (1) B-
2 1 POWER OF LOVE –•– Huey Lewis & The News (Chrysalis)-11 (1) C
3 4 WE DON’T NEED ANOTHER HERO –•– Tina Turner (Capitol)-10 (3) A
4 3 FREEWAY OF LOVE –•– Aretha Franklin (Arista)-12 (3) A
5 5 SUMMER OF ’69 –•– Bryan Adams (A&M)-11 (5) A+
6 10 MONEY FOR NOTHING –•– Dire Straits (Warner Brothers)-9 (6) A+
7 8 CHERISH –•– Kool & The Gang (De-Lite)-10 (7) B
8 11 DON’T LOSE MY NUMBER –•– Phil Collins (Atlantic)-8 (8) B-
9 9 YOU’RE ONLY HUMAN (Second Wind) –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-9 (9) B-
10 13 POP LIFE –•– Prince & The Revolution (Paisley Park)-7 (10) B

11 12 INVINCIBLE (Theme From “The Legend Of Billie Jean”) –•– Pat Benatar (Chrysalis)-10 (11) B-
12 14 FREEDOM –•– Wham! (Columbia)-7 (12) B
13 6 SHOUT –•– Tears For Fears (Mercury)-13 (1) A+
14 7 NEVER SURRENDER –•– Corey Hart (EMI-America)-14 (3) C
15 16 DARE ME –•– The Pointer Sisters (RCA)-9 (15) B-
16 17 SMOKIN’ IN THE BOYS ROOM –•– Motley Crue (Elektra)-9 (16) B-
17 23 DRESS YOU UP –•– Madonna (Sire)-4 (17) B+
18 26 OH SHEILA –•– Ready For The World (MCA)-6 (18) C
19 20 LIFE IN ONE DAY –•– Howard Jones (Elektra)-10 (19) A
20 15 WHAT ABOUT LOVE? –•– Heart (Capitol)-15 (10) B-

21 28 TAKE ON ME –•– A-Ha (Warner Brothers)-9 (21) A-
22 25 SHAME –•– The Motels (Capitol)-8 (22) B-
23 31 SAVING ALL MY LOVE FOR YOU –•– Whitney Houston (Arista)-4 (23) B
24 29 CRY –•– Godley & Creme (Polydor)-8 (24)A
25 30 LONELY OL’ NIGHT –•– John Cougar Mellencamp ( ARiva)-3 (25)A
26 27 THERE MUST BE AN ANGEL (Playing With My Heart) –•– Eurythmics (RCA)-6 (26) A
27 24 MYSTERY LADY –•– Billy Ocean (Jive)-10 (24) C
28 18 IF YOU LOVE SOMEBODY SET THEM FREE –•– Sting (A&M)-14 (3) A
29 19 EVERYTIME YOU GO AWAY –•– Paul Young (Columbia)-18 (1) A
30 37 EVERY STEP OF THE WAY –•– John Waite (EMI-America)-5 (30) C

31 21 WHO’S HOLDING DONNA NOW –•– DeBarge (Gordy)-15 (6) C
32 42 FORTRESS AROUND YOUR HEART –•– Sting (A&M)-3 (32) A-
33 47 DANCING IN THE STREET –•– Mick Jagger & David Bowie (EMI-America)-2 (33) B-
34 39 C-I-T-Y –•– John Cafferty & The Beaver Brown Band (Scotti Brothers)-5 (34) B-
35 22 YOU SPIN ME ROUND (Like A Record) –•– Dead Or Alive (Epic)-15 (11) B
36 40 NO LOOKIN’ BACK –•– Michael McDonald (Warner Brothers)-7 (36) C
37 41 DO YOU WANT CRYING –•– Katrina & The Waves (Capitol)-7 (37) A
38 44 I GOT YOU BABE –•– UB40 & Chrissie Hynde (A&M)-7 (38) B
39 38 I WONDER IF I TAKE YOU HOME –•– Lisa Lisa, Cult Jam & Full Force (Columbia)-14 (34) C
40 43 SPANISH EDDIE –•– Laura Branigan (Atlantic)-7 (40)

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