US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending August 11, 1984

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TW LW TITLE Artist – Weeks on Chart (Peak Position)

1 2 GHOST BUSTERS –•– Ray Parker Jr. – 9 (1)

2 1 WHEN DOVES CRY –•– Prince – 11 (1)
3 3 STATE OF SHOCK –•– The Jacksons with Mick Jagger – 7 (3)
4 5 WHAT’S LOVE GOT TO DO WITH IT –•– Tina Turner – 13 (4)
5 7 SAD SONGS (SAY SO MUCH) –•– Elton John – 10 (5)
6 8 STUCK ON YOU –•– Lionel Richie – 8 (6)
7 4 DANCING IN THE DARK –•– Bruce Springsteen – 12 (2)
8 10 I CAN DREAM ABOUT YOU –•– Dan Hartman – 15 (8)
9 6 INFATUATION –•– Rod Stewart – 12 (6)
10 17 SUNGLASSES AT NIGHT –•– Corey Hart – 12 (10)

11 9 BREAKIN’… THERE’S NO STOPPING US –•– Ollie & Jerry – 11 (9)
12 23 MISSING YOU –•– John Waite – 8 (12)
13 15 IF EVER YOU’RE IN MY ARMS AGAIN –•– Peabo Bryson – 14 (13)
14 12 LEGS –•– ZZ Top – 13 (8)
15 16 PANAMA –•– Van Halen – 8 (15)
16 11 EYES WITHOUT A FACE –•– Billy Idol – 15 (4)
17 19 ROUND AND ROUND –•– Ratt – 9 (17)
18 13 Jump (FOR MY LOVE) –•– The Pointer Sisters – 16 (3)
19 29 IF THIS IS IT –•– Huey Lewis & The News – 4 (19)
20 34 SHE BOP –•– Cyndi Lauper – 4 (20)

21 24 SHE’S MINE –•– Steve Perry – 7 (21)
22 26 ROCK ME TONITE –•– Billy Squier – 6 (22)
23 28 LIGHTS OUT –•– Peter Wolf – 5 (23)
24 25 SEXY GIRL –•– Glenn Frey – 7 (24)
25 33 THE WARRIOR –•– Scandal Featuring Patty Smyth – 7 (25)
26 22 I’M FREE (HEAVEN HELPS THE MAN) –•– Kenny Loggins – 9 (22)
27 31 THE GLAMOROUS LIFE –•– Sheila E. – 9 (27)
28 21 SELF CONTROL –•– Laura Branigan – 18 (4)
29 30 ALIBIS –•– Sergio Mendes – 12 (29)
30 36 ALL OF YOU –•– Julio Iglesias & Diana Ross – 6 (30)

31 39 LEAVE A TENDER MOMENT ALONE –•– Billy Joel – 6 (31)
32 32 TURN TO YOU –•– The Go-Go’s – 9 (32)
33 37 DYNAMITE –•– Jermaine Jackson – 4 (33)
34 51 DRIVE –•– The Cars – 2 (34)
35 45 LET’S GO CRAZY –•– Prince & The Revolution – 2 (35)
36 40 WHEN YOU CLOSE YOUR EYES –•– Night Ranger – 5 (36)
37 43 CRUEL SUMMER –•– Bananarama – 4 (37)
38 18 ALMOST PARADISE –•– Mike Reno & Ann Wilson – 14 (7)
39 42 MY, OH MY –•– Slade – 6 (39)
40 44 RIGHT BY YOUR SIDE –•– Eurythmics – 4 (40)

DROPS THIS WEEK

41 20 MAGIC –•– The Cars – 13 (12)
44 14 DOCTOR! DOCTOR! –•– Thompson Twins – 12 (11)
45 27 ROMANCING THE STONE –•– Eddy Grant – 13 (26)
53 35 THE REFLEX –•– Duran Duran – 17 (1)
58 38 10-9-8 –•– Face To Face – 11 (38)

POWER PLAYS

42 48 TWO SIDES OF LOVE –•– Sammy Hagar – 5 (42)
43 47 17 –•– Rick James – 5 (43)
46 61 HARD HABIT TO BREAK –•– Chicago – 2 (46)
47 57 WE’RE NOT GONNA TAKE IT –•– Twisted Sister – 3 (47)
48 55 ONLY WHEN YOU LEAVE –•– Spandau Ballet – 3 (48)
49 53 HIGH ON EMOTION –•– Chris DeBurgh – 7 (49)
50 58 GO INSANE –•– Lindsey Buckingham – 3 (50)

NEW THIS WEEK

52 — COVER ME –•– Bruce Springsteen – 1 (52)
59 — THERE GOES MY BABY –•– Donna Summer – 1 (59)
73 — (WHAT) IN THE NAME OF LOVE –•– Naked Eyes – 1 (73)
83 — NEXT LOVE –•– Deniece Williams – 1 (83)
84 — CAN’T WAIT ALL NIGHT –•– Juice Newton – 1 (84)
85 — CARIBBEAN QUEEN (NO MORE LOVE ON THE RUN) –•– Billy Ocean – 1 (85)
87 — JUST THE WAY YOU LIKE IT –•– The S.O.S. Band – 1 (87)
88 — HERE SHE COMES –•– Bonnie Tyler – 1 (88)
90 — STRANGER –•– Stephen Stills – 1 (90)
93 — THE MORE YOU LIVE, THE MORE YOU LOVE –•– A Flock Of Seagulls – 1 (93)