US Top 40 Singles For Week Ending May 31, 1980

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

1 2 FUNKY TOWN –•– Lipps, Inc. (Casablanca)-10 (1 week at #1) (1)
2 1 CALL ME –•– Blondie (Chrysalis)-15 (1)
3 14 COMING UP / COMING UP (Live At Glasgow) –•– Paul McCartney and Wings (Columbia)-6 (3)
4 4 DON’T FALL IN LOVE WITH A DREAMER –•– Kenny Rogers with Kim Carnes (United Artists)-10 (4)
5 5 SEXY EYES –•– Dr. Hook (Capitol)-16 (5)
6 6 BIGGEST PART OF ME –•– Ambrosia (Warner Brothers)-9 (6)
7 7 STOMP –•– The Brothers Johnson (A&M)-12 (7)
8 8 HURTS SO BAD –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)-8 (8)
9 11 AGAINST THE WIND –•– Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band (Capitol)-5 (9)
10 10 CARS –•– Gary Numan (Atco)-16 (10)

11 13 THE ROSE –•– Bette Midler (Atlantic)-11 (11)
12 12 I CAN’T HELP IT –•– Andy Gibb and Olivia Newton-John (RSO)-10 (12)
13 20 LITTLE JEANNIE –•– Elton John (MCA)-5 (13)
14 16 BREAKDOWN DEAD AHEAD –•– Boz Scaggs (Columbia)-10 (14)
15 15 BRASS IN POCKET (I’m Special) –•– The Pretenders (Sire)-16 (15)
16 18 STEAL AWAY –•– Robbie Dupree (Elektra)-8 (16)
17 19 SHE’S OUT OF MY LIFE –•– Michael Jackson (Epic)-7 (17)
18 3 LOST IN LOVE –•– Air Supply (Arista)-17 (3)
19 29 CUPID / I’VE LOVED YOU FOR A LONG TIME (Medley) –•– The Spinners (Altantic)-3 (19)
20 25 LET’S GET SERIOUS –•– Jermaine Jackson (Motown)-10 (20)

21 38 IT’S STILL ROCK AND ROLL TO ME –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-2 (21)
22 9 RIDE LIKE THE WIND –•– Christopher Cross (Warner Brothers)-16 (2)
23 23 TRAIN IN VAIN (Stand By Me) –•– The Clash (Epic)-11 (23)
24 33 LET ME LOVE YOU TONIGHT –•– The Pure Prairie League (Casablanca)-4 (24)
25 27 WONDERING WHERE THE LIONS ARE –•– Bruce Cockburn (Millenium)-11 (25)
26 17 ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL (Part 2) –•– Pink Floyd (Columbia)-20 (1)
27 30 SHOULD’VE NEVER LET YOU GO –•– Neil Sedaka and Dara Sedaka (Elektra)-10 (27)
28 28 THE SEDUCTION (Love Theme) –•– The James Last Band (Polydor)-10 (28)
29 26 WITH YOU I’M BORN AGAIN –•– Billy Preston and Syreeta (Motown)-26 (4)
30 34 LADY –•– The Whispers (Solar)-7 (30)

31 32 GEE WHIZ –•– Bernadette Peters (MCA)-10 (31)
32 37 WE LIVE FOR LOVE –•– Pat Benatar (Chrysalis)-9 (32)
33 22 YOU MAY BE RIGHT –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-12 (7)
34 47 SHINING STAR –•– The Manhattans (Columbia)-6 (34)
35 42 TWILIGHT ZONE / TWILIGHT TONE –•– The Manhattan Transfer (Atlantic)-7 (35)
36 36 I DON’T WANT TO WALK WITHOUT YOU –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-8 (36)
37 41 WE WERE MEANT TO BE LOVERS –•– Photoglo (20th Century)-10 (41)
38 40 LOVE STINKS –•– The J. Geils Band (EMI-America)-8 (38)
39 39 DON’T SAY GOODNIGHT (It’s Time For Love) (Parts 1 and 2) –•– The Isley Brothers (T-Neck)-7 (39)
40 45 THEME FROM NEW YORK, NEW YORK –•– Frank Sinatra (Reprise)-5 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

41 43 NEW ROMANCE (It’s a Mystery) –•– Spider (Dreamland)-7 (41)
42 44 TWO PLACES AT THE SAME TIME –•– Ray Parker Jr. and Raydio (Arista)-7 (42)
43 48 TIRED OF TOEIN’ THE LINE –•– Rocky Burnette (EMI-America)-4 (43)
44 21 HEART HOTELS –•– Dan Fogelberg (Full Moon)-11 (21)
50 24 PILOT OF THE AIRWAVES –•– Charlie Dore (Island)-15 (13)
67 31 LET ME BE THE CLOCK –•– Smokey Robinson (Tamla)-12 (31)
69 35 HEADED FOR A FALL –•– Firefall (Atlantic)-8 (35)

POWER PLAYS

41 43 NEW ROMANCE (It’s a Mystery) –•– Spider (Dreamland)-7 (41)
42 44 TWO PLACES AT THE SAME TIME –•– Ray Parker Jr. and Raydio (Arista)-7 (42)
43 48 TIRED OF TOEIN’ THE LINE –•– Rocky Burnette (EMI-America)-4 (43)
44 21 HEART HOTELS –•– Dan Fogelberg (Full Moon)-11 (21)
45 49 ANSWERING MACHINE –•– Rupert Holmes (MCA)-5 (45)
46 63 ALL NIGHT LONG –•– Joe Walsh (Asylum)-3 (46)
47 51 COMING DOWN FROM LOVE –•– Bobby Caldwell (Clouds)-7 (47)
48 53 POWER –•– The Temptations (Gordy)-4 (48)
49 50 DON’T PUSH IT DON’T FORCE IT –•– Leon Haywood (20th Century)-9 (49)
50 24 PILOT OF THE AIRWAVES –•– Charlie Dore (Island)-15 (13)

DEBUTS THIS WEEK

75 — MORE LOVE –•– Kim Carnes (EMI-America)-1 (75)
77 — GIMME SOME LOVIN’ –•– The Blues Brothers (Atlantic)-1 (77)
82 — IN AMERICA –•– The Charlie Daniels Band (Epic)-1 (82)
87 — SHOTGUN RIDER –•– Joe Sun (Ovation)-1 (87)
88 — TAKE YOUR TIME (Do It Right) (Part 1) –•– The S.O.S. Band (Tabu)-1 (88)
90 — TIME FOR ME TO FLY –•– REO Speedwagon (Epic)-8 (56)

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