US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending December 21, 1985

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

1 3 SAY YOU, SAY ME –•– Lionel Richie – 7 (1)
2 1 BROKEN WINGS –•– Mr. Mister – 14 (1)
3 4 PARTY ALL –•– THE TIME –•– Eddie Murphy – 12 (3)
4 7 ALIVE AND KICKING –•– Simple Minds – 10 (4)
5 2 SEPARATE LIVES –•– Phil Collins & Marilyn Martin – 12 (1)
6 6 ELECTION DAY –•– Arcadia – 9 (6)
7 9 I MISS YOU –•– Klymaxx – 15 (7)
8 14 THAT’S WHAT FRIENDS ARE FOR –•– Dionne & Friends – 7 (8)
9 12 SMALL TOWN –•– John Cougar Mellencamp – 8 (9)
10 8 SLEEPING BAG –•– ZZ Top – 10 (8)

11 13 PERFECT WAY –•– Scritti Politti – 16 (11)
12 16 TONIGHT SHE COMES –•– The Cars – 8 (12)
13 5 NEVER –•– Heart – 15 (4)
14 18 WALK OF LIFE –•– Dire Straits – 8 (14)
15 10 WE BUILT THIS CITY –•– Starship – 16 (1)
16 19 TALK TO ME –•– Stevie Nicks – 6 (16)
17 22 BURNING HEART –•– Survivor – 8 (17)
18 11 WHO’S ZOOMIN’ WHO –•– Aretha Franklin – 13 (7)
19 21 EMERGENCY –•– Kool & The Gang – 9 (19)
20 23 LOVE IS THE SEVENTH WAVE –•– Sting – 7 (20)

21 20 WRAP HER UP –•– Elton John – 9 (20)
22 26 CONGA –•– Miami Sound Machine – 10 (22)
23 28 IT’S ONLY LOVE –•– Bryan Adams & –•– Tina Turner – 5 (23)
24 27 YOU’RE A FRIEND OF MINE –•– Clarence Clemons & Jackson Browne – 9 (24)
25 37 I’M YOUR MAN –•– Wham! – 4 (25)
26 32 GO HOME –•– Stevie Wonder – 5 (26)
27 25 OBJECT OF MY DESIRE –•– Starpoint – 13 (25)
28 31 SPIES LIKE US –•– Paul McCartney – 5 (28)
29 30 EVERYBODY DANCE –•– Ta Mara & The Seen – 11 (29)
30 33 GOODBYE –•– Night Ranger – 7 (30)

31 15 LAY YOUR HANDS ON ME –•– Thompson Twins – 14 (6)
32 44 MY HOMETOWN –•– Bruce Springsteen – 3 (32)
33 29 DO IT FOR LOVE –•– Sheena Easton – 9 (29)
34 17 YOU BELONG TO THE CITY –•– Glenn Frey – 15 (2)
35 40 SEX AS A WEAPON –•– Pat Benatar – 5 (35)
36 43 SIDEWALK TALK –•– Jellybean – 6 (36)
37 24 SISTERS ARE DOING IT FOR THEMSELVES –•– Eurythmics & Aretha Franklin – 10 (18)
38 42 FACE THE FACE –•– Pete Townshend – 7 (38)
39 45 WHEN THE GOING GETS TOUGH, THE TOUGH GET GOING –•– Billy Ocean – 4 (39)
40 38 SUN CITY –•– Artists United Against Apartheid – 8 (38)

TOP 40 DROPS

45 35 PART TIME LOVER –•– Stevie Wonder – 16 (1)
47 34 MIAMI VICE THEME –•– Jan Hammer – 16 (1)
49 36 YOU ARE MY LADY –•– Freddie Jackson – 16 (12)
64 39 ONE OF THE LIVING –•– Tina Turner – 12 (15)

POWER PLAYS

41 41 TO LIVE AND DIE IN L.A. –•– Wang Chung – 11 (41)
42 50 HOW WILL I KNOW –•– Whitney Houston – 3 (42)
43 49 EVERYTHING IN MY HEART –•– Corey Hart – 4 (43)
44 53 A LOVE BIZARRE –•– Sheila E – 6 (44)
46 59 THE SWEETEST TABOO –•– Sade – 5 (46)
48 63 LIFE IN A NORTHERN TOWN –•– Dream Academy – 4 (48)
50 55 THE SUN ALWAYS SHINES ON T.V. –•– A-Ha – 4 (50)

NEW THIS WEEK

61 — KYRIE –•– Mr. Mister – 1 (61)
88 — STACY –•– Fortune – 1 (88)
90 — BABY TALK –•– Alisha – 1 (90)
93 — OWN THE NIGHT –•– Chaka Khan – 1 (93)

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