US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending September 4, 1982

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

1 3 ABRACADABRA –•– The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)-15 (1 week at #1) (1)
2 1 EYE OF THE TIGER –•– Survivor (Scotti Brothers)-14 (1)
3 5 HARD TO SAY I’M SORRY –•– Chicago (Full Moon)-14 (3)
4 4 HOLD ME –•– Fleetwood Mac (Warner Brothers)-12 (4)
5 6 EVEN THE NIGHTS ARE BETTER –•– Air Supply (Arista)-13 (6)
6 11 YOU SHOULD HEAR HOW SHE TALKS ABOUT YOU –•– Melissa Manchester (Arista)-16 (6)
7 2 HURTS SO GOOD –•– John Cougar (Riva)-20 (2)
8 8 VACATION –•– The Go-Go’s (I.R.S.)-10 (8)
9 9 WASTED ON THE WAY –•– Crosby, Stills and Nash (Atlantic)-11 (9)
10 10 TAKE IT AWAY –•– Paul McCartney (Columbia)-9 (10)

11 14 JACK AND DIANE –•– John Cougar (Riva)-7 (11)
12 12 LOVE IS IN CONTROL (Finger On the Trigger) –•– Donna Summer (Geffen)-11 (12)
13 13 LOVE WILL TURN YOU AROUND –•– Kenny Rogers (Liberty)-10 (13)
14 15 EYE IN THE SKY –•– The Alan Parsons Project (Arista)-10 (14)
15 18 WHO CAN IT BE NOW –•– Men At Work (Columbia)-9 (15)
16 16 AMERICAN MUSIC –•– The Pointer Sisters (Planet)-11 (16)
17 17 THINK I’M IN LOVE –•– Eddie Money (Columbia)-10 (17)
18 7 KEEP THE FIRE BURNIN’ –•– REO Speedwagon (Epic)-13 (7)
19 19 ONLY THE LONELY –•– The Motels (Capitol)-20 (9)
20 23 YOU CAN DO MAGIC –•– America (Capitol)-6 (20)

21 24 ONLY TIME WILL TELL –•– Asia (Geffen)-7 (21)
22 22 AND I AM TELL YOU I’M NOT GOING –•– Jennifer Holliday (Geffen)-10 (22)
23 26 BLUE EYES –•– Elton John (Geffen)-9 (23)
24 29 SOMEBODY’S BABY –•– Jackson Browne (Asylum)-6 (24)
25 25 KIDS IN AMERICA –•– Kim Wilde (EMI-America)-16 (25)
26 28 HOT IN THE CITY –•– Billy Idol (Chrysalis)-10 (26)
27 30 LET ME TICKLE YOUR FANCY –•– Jermaine Jackson (Motown)-7 (27)
28 33 I KEEP FORGETTIN’ (Every Time You’re Near) –•– Michael McDonald (Warner Brothers)-5 (28)
29 20 ROSANNA –•– Toto (Columbia)-21 (2)
30 34 HOLD ON –•– Santana (Columbia)-4 (30)

31 35 WHAT’S FOREVER FOR –•– Michael Murphey (Liberty)-7 (31)
32 37 DO YOU WANNA TOUCH ME (Oh Yeah) –•– Joan Jett and the Blackhearts (Boardwalk)-6 (32)
33 21 OUT OF WORK –•– Gary U.S. Bonds (EMI-America)-13 (21)
34 41 VALLEY GIRL –•– Frank Zappa (Featuring Moon Unit Zappa) (Barking Pumpkin)-8 (34)
35 39 NEVER BEEN IN LOVE –•– Randy Meisner (Epic)-6 (35)
36 36 SOMEDAY, SOMEWAY –•– Marshall Crenshall (Warner Brothers)-9 (36)
37 43 I RAN (So Far Away) –•– A Flock Of Seagulls (Jive)-9 (37)
38 38 LET ME GO –•– Ray Parker Jr. (Arista)-8 (38)
39 44 GLORIA –•– Laura Branigan (Atlantic)-9 (39)
40 40 LOVE OR LET ME BE LONELY –•– Paul Davis (Arista)-8 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

68 27 LET IT WHIP –•– The Dazz Band (Motown)-20 (5)
86 31 TAINTED LOVE –•– Soft Cell (Sire)-34 (8)
87 32 DON’T YOU WANT ME –•– The Human League (A&M)-27 (1)

POWER PLAYS

41 47 MAKE BELIEVE –•– Toto (Columbia)-5 (41)
42 54 YOU DROPPED A BOMB ON ME –•– The Gap Band (Total Experience)-4 (42)
43 45 I’M THE ONE –•– Roberta Flack (Atlantic)-7 (43)
44 49 WORKIN’ FOR A LIVIN’ –•– Huey Lewis and the News (Chrysalis)-4 (44)
45 50 OH JULIE –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-6 (45)
46 48 SHOULD I STAY OR SHOULD I GO –•– The Clash (Epic)-8 (46)
47 53 BREAK IT TO ME GENTLY –•– Juice Newton (Capitol)-3 (47)
48 52 THEMES FROM E.T. (The Extra-Terrestrial) –•– Walter Murphy (MCA)-6 (48)
49 56 LET IT BE ME –•– Willie Nelson (Columbia)-5 (49)
50 51 PLANET ROCK –•– Afrika Bambaataa and the Soul Sonic Force (Tommy Boy)-8 (50)

DEBUTS

67 — HEART ATTACK –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-1 (67)
69 — GYPSY –•– Fleetwood Mac (Warner Brothers)-1 (69)
77 — ATHENA –•– The Who (Warner Brothers)-1 (77)
79 — MACHINERY –•– Sheena Easton (EMI-America)-1 (79)
83 — MICKEY –•– Toni Basil (Chrysalis)-1 (83)
85 — TAKE THE L –•– The Motels (Capitol)-1 (85)
89 — CLOSE ENOUGH TO PERFECT –•– Alabama (RCA)-1 (89)
90 — I NEED YOU –•– Paul Carrack (Epic)-1 (90)