US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending October 12, 1985

ready-for-the-world-oh-sheila-1985-5 ready-for-the-world-oh-sheila-mca-3

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

1 3 OH SHEILA –•– Ready For The World – 11 (1)
2 1 MONEY FOR NOTHING –•– Dire Straits – 14 (1)
3 4 TAKE ON ME –•– A-Ha – 14 (3)
4 6 SAVING ALL MY LOVE FOR YOU –•– Whitney Houston – 9 (4)
5 10 PART TIME LOVER –•– Stevie Wonder – 6 (5)
6 8 LONELY OL’ NIGHT –•– John Cougar Mellencamp – 8 (6)
7 9 DANCING IN THE STREET –•– Mick Jagger & David Bowie – 7 (7)
8 2 CHERISH –•– Kool & The Gang – 15 (2)
9 13 MIAMI VICE THEME –•– Jan Hammer – 6 (9)
10 5 DRESS YOU UP –•– Madonna – 9 (5)

11 12 FORTRESS AROUND YOUR HEART –•– Sting – 8 (11)
12 14 I’M GOIN’ DOWN –•– Bruce Springsteen – 6 (12)
13 20 HEAD OVER HEELS –•– Tears For Fears – 5 (13)
14 7 FREEDOM –•– Wham! – 12 (3)
15 19 LOVIN’ EVERY MINUTE OF IT –•– Loverboy – 8 (15)
16 11 DON’T LOSE MY NUMBER –•– Phil Collins – 13 (4)
17 16 CRY –•– Godley & Creme – 13 (16)
18 27 I’M GONNA TEAR YOUR PLAYHOUSE DOWN –•– Paul Young – 6 (18)
19 23 FOUR IN THE MORNING (I CAN’T TAKE IT ANYMORE) –•– Night Ranger – 8 (19)
20 24 THE WAY YOU DO THE THINGS YOU DO / MY GIRL –•– Daryl Hall & John Oates – 7 (20)

21 30 ONE NIGHT LOVE AFFAIR –•– Bryan Adams – 5 (21)
22 18 C-I-T-Y –•– John Cafferty & The Beaver Brown Band – 10 (18)
23 28 BE NEAR ME –•– ABC – 8 (23)
24 32 YOU BELONG TO THE CITY –•– Glenn Frey – 5 (24)
25 31 WE BUILT THIS CITY –•– Starship – 6 (25)
26 29 SUNSET GRILL –•– Don Henley – 7 (26)
27 15 ST. ELMO’S FIRE (MAN IN MOTION) –•– John Parr – 17 (1)
28 33 AND WE DANCED –•– The Hooters – 10 (28)
29 36 YOU ARE MY LADY –•– Freddie Jackson – 6 (29)
30 34 LAY YOUR HANDS ON ME –•– Thompson Twins – 4 (30)

31 17 DARE ME –•– The Pointer Sisters – 14 (11)
32 39 LOVE THEME FROM ST. ELMO’S FIRE –•– David Foster – 8 (32)
33 38 NEVER –•– Heart – 5 (33)
34 37 COMMUNICATION –•– The Power Station – 6 (34)
35 41 WHO’S ZOOMIN’ WHO –•– Aretha Franklin – 3 (35)
36 40 BOY IN THE BOX –•– Corey Hart – 5 (36)
37 45 SEPARATE LIVES –•– Phil Collins & Marilyn Martin – 2 (37)
38 26 POWER OF LOVE –•– Huey Lewis & The News – 16 (1)
39 44 SO IN LOVE –•– Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark – 7 (39)
40 52 ONE OF THE LIVING –•– Tina Turner – 2 (40)

TOP 40 DROPS

42 21 POP LIFE –•– Prince & The Revolution – 12 (7)
43 22 WE DON’T NEED ANOTHER HERO –•– Tina Turner – 15 (2)
47 25 EVERY STEP OF THE WAY –•– John Waite – 10 (25)
55 35 INVINCIBLE –•– Pat Benatar – 15 (10)

POWER PLAYS

41 50 BROKEN WINGS –•– Mr. Mister – 4 (41)
44 49 TONIGHT IT’S YOU –•– Cheap Trick – 12 (44)
45 51 WEIRD SCIENCE –•– Oingo Boingo – 7 (45)
46 47 YOU WEAR IT WELL –•– El DeBarge & DeBarge – 7 (46)
48 54 BORN IN EAST L.A. –•– Cheech & Chong – 4 (48)
49 56 I MISS YOU –•– Klymaxx – 5 (49)
50 59 PERFECT WAY –•– Scritti Politti – 6 (50)

NEW THIS WEEK

84 — TO LIVE AND DIE IN L.A. –•– Wang Chung – 1 (84)
85 — QUE TE QUIERO –•– Katrina & The Waves – 1 (85)
87 — EVERYBODY DANCE –•– Ta Mara & The Seen – 1 (87)
88 — I’LL BE THERE –•– Kenny Loggins – 1 (88)
89 — YOU’RE IN LOVE –•– Ratt – 1 (89)

Advertisements