US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending September 25, 1982

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

1 2 ABRACADABRA –•– The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)-18 (2 weeks at #1) (1)
2 4 JACK AND DIANE –•– John Cougar (Riva)-10 (2)
3 1 HARD TO SAY I’M SORRY –•– Chicago (Full Moon)-17 (1)
4 3 EYE OF THE TIGER –•– Survivor (Scotti Brothers)-17 (1)
5 5 YOU SHOULD HEAR HOW SHE TALKS ABOUT YOU –•– Melissa Manchester (Arista)-19 (5)
6 9 EYE IN THE SKY –•– The Alan Parsons Project (Arista)-13 (6)
7 12 WHO CAN IT BE NOW –•– Men At Work (Columbia)-12 (7)
8 18 SOMEBODY’S BABY –•– Jackson Browne (Asylum)-9 (8)
9 8 HURTS SO GOOD –•– John Cougar (Riva)-23 (2)
10 11 LOVE IS IN CONTROL (Finger On the Trigger) –•– Donna Summer (Geffen)-14 (10)

11 10 TAKE IT AWAY –•– Paul McCartney (Columbia)-12 (10)
12 14 YOU CAN DO MAGIC –•– America (Capitol)-9 (12)
13 13 LOVE WILL TURN YOU AROUND –•– Kenny Rogers (Liberty)-13 (13)
14 15 BLUE EYES –•– Elton John (Geffen)-12 (14)
15 21 I KEEP FORGETTIN’ (Every Time You’re Near) –•– Michael McDonald (Warner Brothers)-8 (15)
16 16 THINK I’M IN LOVE –•– Eddie Money (Columbia)-13 (16)
17 17 ONLY TIME WILL TELL –•– Asia (Geffen)-10 (17)
18 20 LET ME TICKLE YOUR FANCY –•– Jermaine Jackson (Motown)-10 (18)
19 22 HOLD ON –•– Santana (Columbia)-7 (19)
20 25 DO YOU WANNA TOUCH ME (Oh Yeah) –•– Joan Jett and the Blackhearts (Boardwalk)-9 (20)

21 26 I RAN (So Far Away) –•– A Flock Of Seagulls (Jive)-12 (21)
22 24 WHAT’S FOREVER FOR –•– Michael Murphey (Liberty)-10 (22)
23 23 HOT IN THE CITY –•– Billy Idol (Chrysalis)-13 (23)
24 27 BIG FUN –•– Kool and the Gang (De-Lite)-5 (24)
25 29 JUMP TO IT –•– Aretha Franklin (Arista)-6 (25)
26 30 GLORIA –•– Laura Branigan (Atlantic)-12 (26)
27 36 BREAK IT TO ME GENTLY –•– Juice Newton (Capitol)-6 (27)
28 28 NEVER BEEN IN LOVE –•– Randy Meisner (Epic)-9 (28)
29 31 VOYEUR –•– Kim Carnes (EMI-America)-6 (29)
30 33 MAKE BELIEVE –•– Toto (Columbia)-8 (30)

31 34 YOU DROPPED A BOMB ON ME –•– The Gap Band (Total Experience)-7 (31)
32 7 HOLD ME –•– Fleetwood Mac (Warner Brothers)-15 (4)
33 35 THE ONE YOU LOVE –•– Glenn Frey (Asylum)-6 (33)
34 43 DON’T FIGHT IT –•– Kenny Loggins with Steve Perry (Columbia)-5 (34)
35 46 GYPSY –•– Fleetwood Mac (Warner Brothers)-4 (35)
36 39 YOU DON’T WANT ME ANYMORE –•– Steel Breeze (RCA)-5 (36)
37 37 HOLDIN’ ON –•– Tane Cain (RCA)-7 (37)
38 38 OH JULIE –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-9 (38)
39 51 HEART ATTACK –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-4 (39)
40 40 LET IT BE ME –•– Willie Nelson (Columbia)-8 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

42 6 EVEN THE NIGHTS ARE BETTER –•– Air Supply (Arista)-16 (6)
73 19 WASTED ON THE WAY –•– Crosby, Stills and Nash (Atlantic)-14 (9)
75 32 VALLEY GIRL –•– Frank Zappa (Featuring Moon Unit Zappa) (Barking Pumpkin)-11 (32)

POWER PLAYS

41 41 WORKIN’ FOR A LIVIN’ –•– Huey Lewis and the News (Chrysalis)-7 (41)
43 49 LOVE COME DOWN –•– Evelyn King (RCA)-5 (43)
44 44 YOU KEEP RUNNIN’ AWAY –•– 38 Special (A&M)-6 (44)
45 45 SHOULD I STAY OR SHOULD I GO –•– The Clash (Epic)-11 (45)
46 50 UP WHERE WE BELONG –•– Joe Cocker and Jennifer Warnes (Island)-6 (46)
47 47 STILL IN THE GAME –•– Steve Winwood (Island)-8 (47)
48 48 JOHNNY CAN’T READ –•– Don Henley (Asylum)-6 (48)
49 52 SWEET TIME –•– REO Speedwagon (Epic)-5 (49)
50 55 ATHENA –•– The Who (Warner Brothers)-4 (50)

DEBUTS

72 — PRESSURE –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-1 (72)
74 — LOVE ME TOMORROW –•– Chicago (Full Moon)-1 (74)
76 — RIBBON IN THE SKY –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-1 (76)
79 — AMERICAN HEARTBEAT –•– Survivor (Scotti Brothers)-1 (79)
82 — GET UP AND GO –•– The Go-Go’s (I.R.S.)-1 (82)
83 — ON THE WINGS OF LOVE –•– Jeffrey Osborne (A&M)-1 (83)
85 — PLEASE BE THE ONE –•– Karla Bonoff (Columbia)-1 (85)
90 — I’M NEVER GONNA SAY GOODBYE –•– Billy Preston (Motown)-1 (90)