US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending September 11, 1982

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

1 3 HARD TO SAY I’M SORRY –•– Chicago (Full Moon)-15 (1 week at #1) (1)
2 2 EYE OF THE TIGER –•– Survivor (Scotti Brothers)-15 (1)
3 1 ABRACADABRA –•– The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)-16 (1)
4 11 JACK AND DIANE –•– John Cougar (Riva)-8 (4)
5 5 EVEN THE NIGHTS ARE BETTER –•– Air Supply (Arista)-14 (6)
6 6 YOU SHOULD HEAR HOW SHE TALKS ABOUT YOU –•– Melissa Manchester (Arista)-17 (6)
7 4 HOLD ME –•– Fleetwood Mac (Warner Brothers)-13 (4)
8 7 HURTS SO GOOD –•– John Cougar (Riva)-21 (2)
9 9 WASTED ON THE WAY –•– Crosby, Stills and Nash (Atlantic)-12 (9)
10 10 TAKE IT AWAY –•– Paul McCartney (Columbia)-10 (10)

11 8 VACATION –•– The Go-Go’s (I.R.S.)-11 (8)
12 12 LOVE IS IN CONTROL (Finger On the Trigger) –•– Donna Summer (Geffen)-12 (12)
13 13 LOVE WILL TURN YOU AROUND –•– Kenny Rogers (Liberty)-11 (13)
14 14 EYE IN THE SKY –•– The Alan Parsons Project (Arista)-11 (14)
15 15 WHO CAN IT BE NOW –•– Men At Work (Columbia)-10 (15)
16 16 AMERICAN MUSIC –•– The Pointer Sisters (Planet)-12 (16)
17 17 THINK I’M IN LOVE –•– Eddie Money (Columbia)-11 (17)
18 20 YOU CAN DO MAGIC –•– America (Capitol)-7 (18)
19 21 ONLY TIME WILL TELL –•– Asia (Geffen)-8 (19)
20 24 SOMEBODY’S BABY –•– Jackson Browne (Asylum)-7 (20)

21 23 BLUE EYES –•– Elton John (Geffen)-10 (21)
22 22 AND I AM TELL YOU I’M NOT GOING –•– Jennifer Holliday (Geffen)-11 (22)
23 26 HOT IN THE CITY –•– Billy Idol (Chrysalis)-11 (23)
24 27 LET ME TICKLE YOUR FANCY –•– Jermaine Jackson (Motown)-8 (24)
25 28 I KEEP FORGETTIN’ (Every Time You’re Near) –•– Michael McDonald (Warner Brothers)-6 (25)
26 18 KEEP THE FIRE BURNIN’ –•– REO Speedwagon (Epic)-14 (7)
27 30 HOLD ON –•– Santana (Columbia)-5 (27)
28 31 WHAT’S FOREVER FOR –•– Michael Murphey (Liberty)-8 (28)
29 32 DO YOU WANNA TOUCH ME (Oh Yeah) –•– Joan Jett and the Blackhearts (Boardwalk)-7 (29)
30 37 I RAN (So Far Away) –•– A Flock Of Seagulls (Jive)-10 (30)

31 35 NEVER BEEN IN LOVE –•– Randy Meisner (Epic)-7 (31)
32 34 VALLEY GIRL –•– Frank Zappa (Featuring Moon Unit Zappa) (Barking Pumpkin)-9 (32)
33 59 JUMP TO IT –•– Aretha Franklin (Arista)-4 (33)
34 39 GLORIA –•– Laura Branigan (Atlantic)-10 (34)
35 51 VOYEUR –•– Kim Carnes (EMI-America)-4 (35)
36 64 BIG FUN –•– Kool and the Gang (De-Lite)-3 (36)
37 41 MAKE BELIEVE –•– Toto (Columbia)-6 (37)
38 42 YOU DROPPED A BOMB ON ME –•– The Gap Band (Total Experience)-5 (38)
39 53 THE ONE YOU LOVE –•– Glenn Frey (Asylum)-4 (39)
40 47 BREAK IT TO ME GENTLY –•– Juice Newton (Capitol)-4 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

61 33 OUT OF WORK –•– Gary U.S. Bonds (EMI-America)-14 (21)
76 40 LOVE OR LET ME BE LONELY –•– Paul Davis (Arista)-9 (40)
83 19 ONLY THE LONELY –•– The Motels (Capitol)-21 (9)
85 25 KIDS IN AMERICA –•– Kim Wilde (EMI-America)-17 (25)
86 29 ROSANNA –•– Toto (Columbia)-22 (2)
87 36 SOMEDAY, SOMEWAY –•– Marshall Crenshall (Warner Brothers)-10 (36)
91 38 LET ME GO –•– Ray Parker Jr. (Arista)-9 (38)

POWER PLAYS

41 45 OH JULIE –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-7 (41)
42 52 HOLDIN’ ON –•– Tane Cain (RCA)-5 (42)
43 43 I’M THE ONE –•– Roberta Flack (Atlantic)-8 (43)
44 44 WORKIN’ FOR A LIVIN’ –•– Huey Lewis and the News (Chrysalis)-5 (44)
45 49 LET IT BE ME –•– Willie Nelson (Columbia)-6 (45)
46 46 SHOULD I STAY OR SHOULD I GO –•– The Clash (Epic)-9 (46)
47 48 THEMES FROM E.T. (The Extra-Terrestrial) –•– Walter Murphy (MCA)-7 (47)
48 50 PLANET ROCK –•– Afrika Bambaataa and the Soul Sonic Force (Tommy Boy)-9 (48)
49 54 STILL IN THE GAME –•– Steve Winwood (Island)-6 (49)
50 56 YOU KEEP RUNNIN’ AWAY –•– 38 Special (A&M)-4 (50)

DEBUTS

69 — HEARTLIGHT –•– Neil Diamond (Columbia)-1 (69)
75 — I GET EXCITED –•– Rick Springfield (RCA)-1 (75)
77 — THE LOOK OF LOVE (Part 1) –•– ABC (Mercury)-1 (77)
81 — BURNING DOWN ONE SIDE –•– Robert Plant (Swan Song)-1 (81)
89 — ALL OF MY LOVE –•– Bobby Caldwell (Polydor)-1 (89)
90 — WHEN I’M HOLDING YOU TIGHT –•– The Michael Stanley Band (EMI-America)-1 (90)