US Top 40 Singles For Week Ending August 9, 1980

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

1 1 MAGIC –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-12 (2 weeks at #1) (1)
2 2 IT’S STILL ROCK AND ROLL TO ME –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-12 (1)
3 3 LITTLE JEANNIE –•– Elton John (MCA)-15 (3)
4 6 TAKE YOUR TIME (Do It Right) (Part 1) –•– The S.O.S. Band (Tabu)-11 (4)
5 10 SAILING –•– Christopher Cross (Warner Brothers)-9 (5)
6 5 SHINING STAR –•– The Manhattans (Columbia)-16 (5)
7 9 EMOTIONAL RESCUE –•– The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones)-6 (6)
8 4 CUPID / I’VE LOVED YOU FOR A LONG TIME (Medley) –•– The Spinners (Altantic)-13 (4)
9 7 COMING UP (Live At Glasgow) / COMING UP –•– Paul McCartney and Wings (Columbia)-16 (1)
10 49 UPSIDE DOWN –•– Diana Ross (Motown)-5 (10)

11 11 IN AMERICA –•– The Charlie Daniels Band (Epic)-11 (11)
12 13 MORE LOVE –•– Kim Carnes (EMI-America)-11 (12)
13 8 TIRED OF TOEIN’ THE LINE –•– Rocky Burnette (EMI-America)-14 (8)
14 14 LOVE THE WORLD AWAY –•– Kenny Rogers (United Artists)-8 (14)
15 17 MISUNDERSTANDING –•– Genesis (Atlantic)-12 (15)
16 12 ONE FINE DAY –•– Carole King (Capitol)-13 (12)
17 27 FAME –•– Irene Cara (RSO)-9 (17)
18 20 EMPIRE STRIKES BACK (Medley) –•– Meco (RSO)-9 (18)
19 21 LET MY LOVE OPEN THE DOOR –•– Pete Townsend (Atco)-9 (19)
20 26 INTO THE NIGHT –•– Benny Mardones (Polydor)-9 (20)

21 24 JOJO –•– Boz Scaggs (Columbia)-9 (21)
22 22 STAND BY ME –•– Mickey Gilley (Full Moon)-13 (22)
23 23 TAKE A LITTLE RHYTHM –•– Ali Thomson (A&M)-9 (23)
24 25 OLD-FASHION LOVE –•– The Commodores (Motown)-8 (24)
25 30 WHY NOT ME –•– Fred Knoblock (Scotti Brothers)-7 (25)
26 28 MAKE A LITTLE MAGIC –•– The Dirt Band (United Artists)-8 (26)
27 29 BOULEVARD –•– Jackson Browne (Asylum)-6 (27)
28 31 ALL OUT OF LOVE –•– Air Supply (Arista)-9 (28)
29 36 YOU’RE THE ONLY WOMAN (You & I) –•– Ambrosia (Warner Brothers)-5 (29)
30 35 DRIVIN’ MY LIFE AWAY –•– Eddie Rabbitt (Elektra)-8 (30)

31 32 I CAN’T LET GO –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)-7 (31)
32 34 TULSA TIME / COCAINE –•– Eric Clapton and His Band (RSO)-8 (32)
33 39 GIVE ME THE NIGHT –•– George Benson (Warner Brothers / Qwest)-6 (33)
34 40 LOOKIN’ FOR LOVE –•– Johnny Lee (Full Moon)-5 (34)
35 16 THE ROSE –•– Bette Midler (Atlantic)-21 (3)
36 15 STEAL AWAY –•– Robbie Dupree (Elektra)-18 (6)
37 41 ONE IN A MILLION YOU –•– Larry Graham (Warner Brothers)-7 (37)
38 18 GIMME SOME LOVIN’ –•– The Blues Brothers (Atlantic)-11 (18)
39 46 HOT ROD HEARTS –•– Robbie Dupree (Elektra)-4 (39)
40 44 SOMEONE THAT I USED TO LOVE –•– Natalie Cole (Capitol)-8 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

41 19 ALL NIGHT LONG –•– Joe Walsh (Asylum)-13 (19)
42 33 LET ME LOVE YOU TONIGHT –•– The Pure Prairie League (Casablanca)-14 (10)
44 37 I’M ALIVE –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (MCA)-12 (16)
47 38 LET’S GET SERIOUS –•– Jermaine Jackson (Motown)-20 (9)

POWER PLAYS

43 61 ALL OVER THE WORLD –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (MCA)-2 (43)
45 42 PLAY THE GAME –•– Queen (Elektra)-7 (42)
46 — LATE IN THE EVENING –•– Paul Simon (Warner Brothers)-1 (46)
48 57 I’M ALRIGHT –•– Kenny Loggins (Columbia)-5 (48)
49 65 YOU’LL ACCOMP’NY ME –•– Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band (Capitol)-3 (49)
50 50 LOVE THAT GOT AWAY –•– Firefall (Atlantic)-7 (50)

DEBUTS

46 — LATE IN THE EVENING –•– Paul Simon (Warner Brothers)-1 (46)
79 — XANADU –•– Olivia Newton-John / The Electric Light Orchestra (MCA)-1 (79)
80 — HOW DO I SURVIVE –•– Amy Holland (Capitol)-1 (80)
82 — (Sartorial Eloquence) DON’T YA WANNA PLAY THIS GAME NO MORE –•– Elton John (MCA)-1 (82)
83 — NEVER KNEW LOVE LIKE THIS BEFORE –•– Stephanie Mills (20th Century)-1 (83)
84 — OVER YOU –•– Roxy Music (Atco)-1 (84)
87 — LET ME BE YOUR ANGEL –•– Stacy Lattisaw (Cotillion)-1 (87)
89 — RED LIGHT –•– Linda Clifford (RSO)-1 (89)