US Top 40 Singles For Week Ending August 30, 1980

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

1 2 SAILING –•– Christopher Cross (Warner Brothers)-12 (1 week at #1) (1)
2 5 UPSIDE DOWN –•– Diana Ross (Motown)-8 (2)
3 1 MAGIC –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-15 (1)
4 4 EMOTIONAL RESCUE –•– The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones)-9 (4)
5 3 TAKE YOUR TIME (Do It Right) (Part 1) –•– The S.O.S. Band (Tabu)-14 (3)
6 7 FAME –•– Irene Cara (RSO)-12 (6)
7 8 ALL OUT OF LOVE –•– Air Supply (Arista)-12 (7)
8 11 GIVE ME THE NIGHT –•– George Benson (Warner Brothers / Qwest)-9 (8)
9 9 LET MY LOVE OPEN THE DOOR –•– Pete Townsend (Atco)-12 (9)
10 10 MORE LOVE –•– Kim Carnes (EMI-America)-14 (10)

11 13 LATE IN THE EVENING –•– Paul Simon (Warner Brothers)-4 (11)
12 16 INTO THE NIGHT –•– Benny Mardones (Polydor)-12 (12)
13 19 LOOKIN’ FOR LOVE –•– Johnny Lee (Full Moon)-8 (13)
14 6 IT’S STILL ROCK AND ROLL TO ME –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-15 (1)
15 15 TAKE A LITTLE RHYTHM –•– Ali Thomson (A&M)-12 (15)
16 23 DRIVIN’ MY LIFE AWAY –•– Eddie Rabbitt (Elektra)-11 (16)
17 17 JOJO –•– Boz Scaggs (Columbia)-12 (17)
18 18 WHY NOT ME –•– Fred Knoblock (Scotti Brothers)-10 (18)
19 20 YOU’RE THE ONLY WOMAN (You & I) –•– Ambrosia (Warner Brothers)-8 (19)
20 21 OLD-FASHION LOVE –•– The Commodores (Motown)-11 (20)

21 22 BOULEVARD –•– Jackson Browne (Asylum)-9 (21)
22 26 YOU’LL ACCOMP’NY ME –•– Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band (Capitol)-6 (22)
23 27 ALL OVER THE WORLD –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (MCA)-5 (23)
24 28 HOT ROD HEARTS –•– Robbie Dupree (Elektra)-7 (24)
25 25 MAKE A LITTLE MAGIC –•– The Dirt Band (United Artists)-11 (25)
26 29 ONE IN A MILLION YOU –•– Larry Graham (Warner Brothers)-10 (26)
27 12 SHINING STAR –•– The Manhattans (Columbia)-19 (5)
28 50 ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST –•– Queen (Elektra)-3 (28)
29 31 SOMEONE THAT I USED TO LOVE –•– Natalie Cole (Capitol)-11 (29)
30 32 DON’T ASK ME WHY –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-5 (30)

31 43 XANADU –•– Olivia Newton-John / The Electric Light Orchestra (MCA)-4 (31)
32 36 I’M ALRIGHT –•– Kenny Loggins (Columbia)-8 (32)
33 14 MISUNDERSTANDING –•– Genesis (Atlantic)-15 (14)
34 42 HOW DOES IT FEEL TO BE BACK –•– Daryl Hall and John Oates (RCA)-7 (34)
35 39 HEY THERE LONELY GIRL –•– Robert John (EMI-America)-7 (35)
36 40 JESSE –•– Carly Simon (Warner Brothers)-5 (36)
37 57 NEVER KNEW LOVE LIKE THIS BEFORE –•– Stephanie Mills (20th Century)-4 (37)
38 24 LITTLE JEANNIE –•– Elton John (MCA)-18 (3)
39 47 HE’S SO SHY –•– The Pointer Sisters (Planet)-6 (39)
40 44 YOU’RE SUPPOSED TO KEEP YOUR LOVE FOR ME –•– Jermaine Jackson (Motown)-8 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

41 30 TULSA TIME / COCAINE –•– Eric Clapton and His Band (RSO)-11 (30)
44 33 CUPID / I’VE LOVED YOU FOR A LONG TIME (Medley) –•– The Spinners (Altantic)-16 (4)
47 34 COMING UP (Live At Glasgow) / COMING UP –•– Paul McCartney and Wings (Columbia)-19 (1)
49 35 STAND BY ME –•– Mickey Gilley (Full Moon)-15 (22)
52 37 TIRED OF TOEIN’ THE LINE –•– Rocky Burnette (EMI-America)-17 (8)

POWER PLAYS

42 46 YOU BETTER RUN –•– Pat Benatar (Chrysalis)-6 (42)
43 48 NO NIGHT SO LONG –•– Dionne Warwick (Arista)-6 (43)
45 69 LOOK WHAT YOU’VE DONE TO ME –•– Boz Scaggs (Columbia)-2 (45)
46 52 FIRST TIME LOVE –•– Livingston Taylor (Epic)-6 (46)
48 49 UNDER THE GUN –•– Poco (MCA)-7 (48)
50 56 HOW DO I SURVIVE –•– Amy Holland (Capitol)-4 (50)

DEBUTS

69 — MIDNIGHT ROCKS –•– Al Stewart (Arista)-1 (69)
77 — REBELS ARE WE –•– Chic (Atlantic)-1 (77)
81 — LEAVING L.A. –•– Deliverance (Columbia)-1 (81)
82 — CAN’T WE TRY –•– Teddy Pendergrass (Philadelphia International)-1 (82)
85 — WHIP IT –•– Devo (Warner Brothers)-1 (85)
88 — LOLA (Live Version) –•– The Kinks (Arista)-1 (88)
89 — MY GUY / MY GIRL (Medley) –•– Amii Stewart and Johnny Bristol (Handshake)-1 (89)