US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending September 28, 1985

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

1 1 MONEY FOR NOTHING –•– Dire Straits – 12 (1)
2 2 CHERISH –•– Kool & The Gang – 13 (2)
3 6 FREEDOM –•– Wham! – 10 (3)
4 5 DON’T LOSE MY NUMBER –•– Phil Collins – 11 (4)
5 9 OH SHEILA –•– Ready For The World – 9 (5)
6 10 DRESS YOU UP –•– Madonna – 7 (6)
7 13 TAKE ON ME –•– A-Ha – 12 (7)
8 3 ST. ELMO’S FIRE (MAN IN MOTION) –•– John Parr – 15 (1)
9 14 SAVING ALL MY LOVE FOR YOU –•– Whitney Houston – 7 (9)
10 15 LONELY OL’ NIGHT –•– John Cougar Mellencamp – 6 (10)

11 17 DANCING IN THE STREET –•– Mick Jagger & David Bowie – 5 (11)
12 4 WE DON’T NEED ANOTHER HERO –•– Tina Turner – 13 (2)
13 7 POP LIFE –•– Prince & The Revolution – 10 (7)
14 11 DARE ME –•– The Pointer Sisters – 12 (11)
15 24 PART TIME LOVER –•– Stevie Wonder – 4 (15)
16 23 FORTRESS AROUND YOUR HEART –•– Sting – 6 (16)
17 8 POWER OF LOVE –•– Huey Lewis & The News – 14 (1)
18 19 CRY –•– Godley & Creme – 11 (18)
19 25 C-I-T-Y –•– John Cafferty & The Beaver Brown Band – 8 (19)
20 29 I’M GOIN’ DOWN –•– Bruce Springsteen – 4 (20)

21 12 INVINCIBLE –•– Pat Benatar – 13 (10)
22 37 MIAMI VICE THEME –•– Jan Hammer – 4 (22)
23 16 FREEWAY OF LOVE –•– Aretha Franklin – 15 (3)
24 30 LOVIN’ EVERY MINUTE OF IT –•– Loverboy – 6 (24)
25 26 EVERY STEP OF THE WAY –•– John Waite – 8 (25)
26 20 SMOKIN’ IN THE BOYS ROOM –•– Motley Crue – 12 (16)
27 18 YOU’RE ONLY HUMAN (SECOND WIND) –•– Billy Joel – 12 (9)
28 39 HEAD OVER HEELS –•– Tears For Fears – 3 (28)
29 31 THE WAY YOU DO THE THINGS YOU DO / MY GIRL –•– Daryl Hall & John Oates – 5 (29)
30 35 FOUR IN THE MORNING (I CAN’T TAKE IT ANYMORE) –•– Night Ranger – 6 (30)

31 38 I’M GONNA TEAR YOUR PLAYHOUSE DOWN –•– Paul Young – 4 (31)
32 28 I GOT YOU BABE –•– UB40 & Chrissie Hynde – 10 (28)
33 22 THERE MUST BE AN ANGEL –•– Eurythmics – 9 (22)
34 40 SUNSET GRILL –•– Don Henley – 5 (34)
35 21 SUMMER OF ’69 –•– Bryan Adams – 14 (5)
36 41 BE NEAR ME –•– ABC – 6 (36)
37 44 ONE NIGHT LOVE AFFAIR –•– Bryan Adams – 3 (37)
38 43 AND WE DANCED –•– The Hooters – 8 (38)
39 46 YOU BELONG TO THE CITY –•– Glenn Frey – 3 (39)
40 45 WE BUILT THIS CITY –•– Starship – 4 (40)

TOP 40 DROPS

41 27 SHAME –•– The Motels – 11 (21)
45 32 SHOUT –•– Tears For Fears – 16 (1)
50 36 NO LOOKING BACK –•– Michael McDonald – 10 (34)
53 33 NEVER SURRENDER –•– Corey Hart – 17 (3)
55 34 LIFE IN ONE DAY –•– Howard Jones – 13 (19)

POWER PLAYS

42 47 COMMUNICATION –•– The Power Station – 4 (42)
43 52 YOU ARE MY LADY –•– Freddie Jackson – 4 (43)
44 56 LAY YOUR HANDS ON ME –•– Thompson Twins – 2 (44)
46 57 NEVER –•– Heart – 3 (46)
47 51 BOY IN THE BOX –•– Corey Hart – 3 (47)
48 50 LOVE THEME FROM ST. ELMO’S FIRE –•– David Foster – 6 (48)
49 53 YOU WEAR IT WELL –•– El DeBarge & DeBarge – 5 (49)

NEW THIS WEEK

51 — WHO’S ZOOMIN’ WHO –•– Aretha Franklin – 1 (51)
75 — SCREAMS OF PASSION –•– The Family – 1 (75)
76 — OBJECT OF MY DESIRE –•– Starpoint – 1 (76)
81 — LIKE TO GET TO KNOW YOU WELL –•– Howard Jones – 1 (81)
82 — I’LL BE GOOD –•– Rene & Angela – 1 (82)
84 — THE OAK TREE –•– Morris Day – 1 (84)
90 — BLUE KISS –•– Jane Wiedlin – 1 (90)
91 — EYE TO EYE –•– Go West – 1 (91)