US Top 40 Singles For Week Ending January 12, 1980

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TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart (Peak Position)

1 2 ESCAPE (The Pina Colada Song) –•– Rupert Holmes (Infinity)-13 (3 weeks at #1) (1)
2 3 ROCK WITH YOU –•– Michael Jackson (Epic)-11 (2)
3 5 DO THAT TO ME ONE MORE TIME –•– The Captain and Tennille (Casablanca)-13 (3)
4 4 SEND ONE YOUR LOVE –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-11 (4)
5 1 PLEASE DON’T GO –•– K.C. and the Sunshine Band (T.K.)-21 (1)
6 7 STILL –•– The Commodores (Motown)-16 (1)
7 8 COWARD OF THE COUNTY –•– Kenny Rogers (United Artists)-9 (7)
8 9 LADIES NIGHT –•– Kool and the Gang (De-Lite)-15 (8)
9 10 WE DON’T TALK ANYMORE –•– Cliff Richard (EMI-America)-13 (9)
10 6 BABE –•– Styx (A&M)-15 (1)

11 11 COOL CHANGE –•– The Little River Band (Capitol)-13 (11)
12 12 CRUISIN’ –•– Smokey Robinson (Tamla)-15 (12)
13 13 THE LONG RUN –•– The Eagles (Asylum)-6 (13)
14 15 BETTER LOVE NEXT TIME –•– Dr. Hook (Capitol)-14 (14)
15 16 JANE –•– Jefferson Starship (Grunt)-11 (15)
16 17 I WANNA BE YOUR LOVER –•– Prince (Warner Brothers)-8 (16)
17 18 THIS IS IT –•– Kenny Loggins (Columbia)-13 (17)
18 14 HEAD GAMES –•– Foreigner (Atlantic)-10 (14)
19 22 DON’T DO ME LIKE THAT –•– Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers (Backstreet)-9 (19)
20 25 SARA –•– Fleetwood Mac (Warner Brothers)-5 (20)

21 23 WAIT FOR ME –•– Daryl Hall and John Oates (RCA)-12 (21)
22 24 DON’T LET GO –•– Isaac Hayes (Polydor)-12 (22)
23 20 YOU’RE ONLY LONELY –•– J.D. Souther (Columbia)-19 (7)
24 21 NO MORE TEARS (Enough Is Enough) –•– Barbra Streisand / Donna Summer (Columbia / Casablanca)-13 (1)
25 19 I WANT YOU TONIGHT –•– Pablo Cruise (A&M)-14 (19)
26 28 THIRD TIME LUCKY (First Time I Was a Fool) –•– Foghat (Bearsville)-9 (26)
27 29 DEJA VU –•– Dionne Warwick (Arista)-10 (27)
28 31 YES, I’M READY –•– Teri DeSario with K.C. (Casablanca)-9 (28)
29 30 CHIQUITITA –•– Abba (Atlantic)-10 (29)
30 43 CRAZY LITTLE THING CALLED LOVE –•– Queen (Elektra)-4 (30)

31 35 ROMEO’S TUNE –•– Steve Forbert (Nemperor)-7 (31)
32 36 ROTATION –•– Herb Alpert (A&M)-9 (32)
33 59 AN AMERICAN DREAM –•– The Dirt Band (United Artists)-6 (33)
34 41 SAVANNAH NIGHTS –•– Tom Johnston (Warner Brothers)-9 (34)
35 26 TAKE THE LONG WAY HOME –•– Supertramp (A&M)-14 (10)
36 37 RAPPER’S DELIGHT –•– Sugarhill Gang (Sugar Hill)-10 (36)
37 40 FOREVER MINE –•– The O’Jays (Philadelphia International)-8 (37)
38 39 I’D RATHER LEAVE WHILE I’M IN LOVE –•– Rita Coolidge (A&M)-9 (38)
39 38 TRAIN, TRAIN –•– Blackfoot (Atco)-13 (38)
40 42 FOOL IN THE RAIN –•– Led Zeppelin (Swan Song)-4 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

47 27 DAMNED IF I DO –•– The Alan Parsons Project (Arista)-16 (27)
59 32 POP MUZIK –•– M (Sire)-23 (1)
85 33 HALF THE WAY –•– Crystal Gayle (Columbia)-16 (15)
99 34 HEARTACHE TONIGHT –•– The Eagles (Asylum)-15 (1)

POWER PLAYS

41 44 VOICES –•– Cheap Trick (Epic)-6 (41)
42 45 WHY ME –•– Styx (A&M)-5 (42)
43 46 YOU KNOW THAT I LOVE YOU –•– Santana (Columbia)-8 (43)
44 48 DO YOU LOVE WHAT YOU FEEL –•– Rufus and Chaka (MCA)-8 (44)
45 47 SHE’S IN LOVE WITH YOU –•– Suzi Quatro (RSO)-8 (45)
46 56 DAYDREAM BELIEVER –•– Anne Murray (Capitol)-4 (46)
48 50 LONELY EYES –•– Robert John (EMI-America)-6 (48)
49 51 LOST HER IN THE SUN –•– John Stewart (RSO)-6 (49)
50 53 LAST TRAIN TO LONDON –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (Jet)-6 (50)

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

81 — TOO LATE –•– Journey (Columbia)-1 (81)
82 — LET ME GO, LOVE –•– Nicolette Larson (with Michael McDonald) (Warner Brothers)-1 (82)
84 — REMEMBER (Walking In the Sand) –•– Aerosmith (Columbia)-1 (84)
86 — ON THE RADIO –•– Donna Summer (Casablanca)-1 (86)
90 — KISS ME IN THE RAIN –•– Barbra Streisand (Columbia)-1 (90)
93 — TRUST ME –•– Cindy Bullens (Casablanca)-1 (93)
96 — TAKIN’ IT BACK –•– Breathless (EMI-America)-1 (96)