AMERICAN TOP 40- THE 80’S- WEEK OF OCTOBER 30, 1982

Men At Work - Who Can It Be Now? (1981, Vinyl) | Discogs

American Top 40- The 70’s – week of October 30, 1982. Some good music in this Top 40- I think my favorite- Joe Jackson “Steppin’ Out.” I was an avid radio listener at this time but there are a few of these I don’t recall.

1 2 WHO CAN IT BE NOW –•– Men At Work (Columbia)-17 (1 week at #1) (1) A+
2 1 JACK & DIANE –•– John Cougar (Riva)-15 (1) A+
3 3 EYE IN THE SKY –•– The Alan Parsons Project (Arista)-18 (3) B
4 4 I KEEP FORGETTIN’ (Every Time You’re Near) –•– Michael McDonald (Warner Brothers)-13 (4) B
5 5 UP WHERE WE BELONG –•– Joe Cocker and Jennifer Warnes (Island)-11 (5) B
6 6 HEART ATTACK –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-9 (6) C
7 7 SOMEBODY’S BABY –•– Jackson Browne (Asylum)-14 (7) A-
8 8 YOU CAN DO MAGIC –•– America (Capitol)-14 (8) B-
9 9 I RAN (So Far Away) –•– A Flock Of Seagulls (Jive)-17 (9) A
10 13 HEARTLIGHT –•– Neil Diamond (Columbia)-8 (10) C

11 11 BREAK IT TO ME GENTLY –•– Juice Newton (Capitol)-11 (11)C
12 12 GYPSY –•– Fleetwood Mac (Warner Brothers)-9 (12) B
13 14 GLORIA –•– Laura Branigan (Atlantic)-17 (13) C
14 36 TRULY –•– Lionel Richie (Motown)-4 (14) B
15 15 HOLD ON –•– Santana (Columbia)-12 (15) B
16 20 THE ONE YOU LOVE –•– Glenn Frey (Asylum)-11 (16) C
17 17 DON’T FIGHT IT –•– Kenny Loggins with Steve Perry (Columbia)-10 (17) C
18 29 MUSCLES –•– Diana Ross (RCA)-5 (18) B
19 19 WHAT’S FOREVER FOR –•– Michael Martin Murphey (Liberty)-15 (19) C
20 22 LOVE COME DOWN –•– Evelyn King (RCA)-10 (20) A

21 23 NEW WORLD MAN –•– Rush (Mercury)-7 (21) B-
22 24 YOU DON’T WANT ME ANYMORE –•– Steel Breeze (RCA)-10 (22) C
23 27 AMERICAN HEARTBEAT –•– Survivor (Scotti Brothers)-6 (23) C
24 25 NOBODY –•– Sylvia (RCA)-10 (24) B-
25 28 SOUTHERN CROSS –•– Crosby, Stills and Nash (Atlantic)-7 (25) A
26 26 SWEET TIME –•– REO Speedwagon (Epic)-10 (26) C
27 32 STEPPIN’ OUT –•– Joe Jackson (A&M)-11 (27) A+
28 30 ATHENA –•– The Who (Warner Brothers)-9 (28) A
29 33 PRESSURE –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-6 (29) A
30 34 MICKEY –•– Toni Basil (Chrysalis)-9 (30) B

31 — IT’S RAINING AGAIN –•– Supertramp (A&M)-1 (31)A
32 35 I GET EXCITED –•– Rick Springfield (RCA)-8 (32) C+
33 37 LOVE ME TOMORROW –•– Chicago (Full Moon)-6 (33) C
34 40 GET CLOSER –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)-5 (34) A-
35 39 ROCK THIS TOWN –•– The Stray Cats (EMI-America)-7 (35) A
36 46 I.G.Y. (What a Beautiful World) –•– Donald Fagen (Warner Brothers)-4 (36)A
37 41 I NEED YOU –•– Paul Carrack (Epic)-9 (37) A
38 38 YOUNG LOVE –•– Air Supply (Arista)-7 (38) C
39 42 THE LOOK OF LOVE (Part 1) –•– ABC (Mercury)-8 (39) A+
40 44 I’M SO EXCITED –•– The Pointer Sisters (Planet)-7 (40) A

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