AMERICAN TOP 40- THE 1980’S- WEEK OF FEBRUARY 23, 1980

American Top 40- The 1980’s- Week Of February 23, 1980. Interesting that a year after Disco was ruling the charts- not many songs on this chart that could be called Disco. The times were changing.

1 2 CRAZY LITTLE THING CALLED LOVE –•– Queen (Elektra)-10 (1 week at #1) (1) A
2 1 DO THAT TO ME ONE MORE TIME –•– The Captain and Tennille (Casablanca)-19 (1) D-
3 6 YES, I’M READY –•– Teri DeSario with K.C. (Casablanca)-15 (3) C
4 4 CRUISIN’ –•– Smokey Robinson (Tamla)-21 (4) A+
5 5 ROCK WITH YOU –•– Michael Jackson (Epic)-17 (1) A+
6 8 LONGER –•– Dan Fogelberg (Epic / Full Moon)-11 (6) B
7 9 ON THE RADIO –•– Donna Summer (Casablanca)-7 (7) A
8 10 DESIRE –•– Andy Gibb (RSO)-5 (8) C
9 3 COWARD OF THE COUNTY –•– Kenny Rogers (United Artists)-15 (3) C
10 7 SARA –•– Fleetwood Mac (Warner Brothers)-11 (7) B

11 14 ROMEO’S TUNE –•– Steve Forbert (Nemperor)-13 (11) A
12 13 DAYDREAM BELIEVER –•– Anne Murray (Capitol)-10 (12) C
13 17 WORKING MY WAY BACK TO YOU / FORGIVE ME GIRL (Medley) –•– The Spinners (Atlantic)-11 (13)B
14 16 AN AMERICAN DREAM –•– The Dirt Band (United Artists)-12 (14)B
15 18 ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL (Part 2) –•– Pink Floyd (Columbia)-6 (15)A
16 11 THIS IS IT –•– Kenny Loggins (Columbia)-19 (11) B
17 20 THE SECOND TIME AROUND –•– Shalamar (Solar)-12 (17)C
18 19 SEPTEMBER MORN’ –•– Neil Diamond (Columbia)-10 (18)C
19 22 TOO HOT –•– Kool and the Gang (De-Lite)-6 (19)A
20 23 HOW DO I MAKE YOU –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)-4 (20) A

21 21 FOOL IN THE RAIN –•– Led Zeppelin (Swan Song)-10 (21)A
22 25 WHEN I WANTED YOU –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-11 (22) C
23 26 REFUGEE –•– Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers (Backstreet)-5 (23)A
24 28 HIM –•– Rupert Holmes (MCA)-6 (24) C
25 27 WONDERLAND –•– The Commodores (Motown)-11 (25) B
26 12 DON’T DO ME LIKE THAT –•– Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers (Backstreet)-15 (10)A
27 15 THE LONG RUN –•– Eagles (Asylum)-12 (8)C
28 24 ESCAPE (The Pina Colada Song) –•– Rupert Holmes (Infinity)-19 (1)F
29 34 HEARTBREAKER –•– Pat Benatar (Chrysalis)-10 (29) B
30 33 99 –•– Toto (Columbia)-10 (30) C

31 37 GIVE IT ALL YOU GOT –•– Chuck Mangione (A&M)-6 (31) B
32 38 SPECIAL LADY –•– Ray, Goodman and Brown (Polydor)-5 (32) B
33 30 DON’T LET GO –•– Isaac Hayes (Polydor)-18 (18) B
34 29 DEJA VU –•– Dionne Warwick (Arista)-16 (15) B
35 39 LET ME GO, LOVE –•– Nicolette Larson (with Michael McDonald) (Warner Brothers)-7 (35) C
36 31 I WANNA BE YOUR LOVER –•– Prince (Warner Brothers)-14 (11)A
37 53 OFF THE WALL –•– Michael Jackson (Epic)-2 (37) A
38 54 THREE TIMES IN LOVE –•– Tommy James (Millennium)-5 (38) C
39 42 KISS ME IN THE RAIN –•– Barbra Streisand (Columbia)-7 (39) C
40 40 I CAN’T HELP MYSELF (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch) –•– Bonnie Pointer (Motown)-10 (40)C

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