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

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

1 1 SAY YOU, SAY ME –•– Lionel Richie – 8 (1)
2 3 PARTY ALL –•– THE TIME –•– Eddie Murphy – 13 (2)
3 4 ALIVE AND KICKING –•– Simple Minds – 11 (3)
4 8 THAT’S WHAT FRIENDS ARE FOR –•– Dionne & Friends – 8 (4)
5 7 I MISS YOU –•– Klymaxx – 16 (5)
6 9 SMALL TOWN –•– John Cougar Mellencamp – 9 (6)
7 2 BROKEN WINGS –•– Mr. Mister – 15 (1)
8 5 SEPARATE LIVES –•– Phil Collins & Marilyn Martin – 13 (1)
9 12 TONIGHT SHE COMES –•– The Cars – 9 (9)
10 6 ELECTION DAY –•– Arcadia – 10 (6)

11 16 TALK TO ME –•– Stevie Nicks – 7 (11)
12 10 SLEEPING BAG –•– ZZ Top – 11 (8)
13 14 WALK OF LIFE –•– Dire Straits – 9 (13)
14 11 PERFECT WAY –•– Scritti Politti – 17 (11)
15 17 BURNING HEART –•– Survivor – 9 (15)
16 32 MY HOMETOWN –•– Bruce Springsteen – 4 (16)
17 20 LOVE IS THE SEVENTH WAVE –•– Sting – 8 (17)
18 19 EMERGENCY –•– Kool & The Gang – 10 (18)
19 23 IT’S ONLY LOVE –•– Bryan Adams & –•– Tina Turner – 6 (19)
20 25 I’M YOUR MAN –•– Wham! – 5 (20)

21 22 CONGA –•– Miami Sound Machine – 11 (21)
22 26 GO HOME –•– Stevie Wonder – 6 (22)
23 24 YOU’RE A FRIEND OF MINE –•– Clarence Clemons & Jackson Browne – 10 (23)
24 28 SPIES LIKE US –•– Paul McCartney – 6 (24)
25 13 NEVER –•– Heart – 16 (4)
26 15 WE BUILT THIS CITY –•– Starship – 17 (1)
27 30 GOODBYE –•– Night Ranger – 8 (27)
28 29 EVERYBODY DANCE –•– Ta Mara & The Seen – 12 (28)
29 27 OBJECT OF MY DESIRE –•– Starpoint – 14 (25)
30 36 SIDEWALK TALK –•– Jellybean – 7 (30)

31 39 WHEN THE GOING GETS TOUGH, THE TOUGH GET GOING –•– Billy Ocean – 5 (31)
32 35 SEX AS A WEAPON –•– Pat Benatar – 6 (32)
33 38 FACE THE FACE –•– Pete Townshend – 8 (33)
34 18 WHO’S ZOOMIN’ WHO –•– Aretha Franklin – 14 (7)
35 21 WRAP HER UP –•– Elton John – 10 (20)
36 42 HOW WILL I KNOW –•– Whitney Houston – 4 (36)
37 44 A LOVE BIZARRE –•– Sheila E – 7 (37)
38 46 THE SWEETEST TABOO –•– Sade – 6 (38)
39 43 EVERYTHING IN MY HEART –•– Corey Hart – 5 (39)
40 31 LAY YOUR HANDS ON ME –•– Thompson Twins – 15 (6)

TOP 40 DROPS

41 40 SUN CITY –•– Artists United Against Apartheid – 9 (38)
42 37 SISTERS ARE DOING IT FOR THEMSELVES –•– Eurythmics & Aretha Franklin – 11 (18)
47 34 YOU BELONG TO THE CITY –•– Glenn Frey – 16 (2)
49 33 DO IT FOR LOVE –•– Sheena Easton – 10 (29)

POWER PLAYS

41 40 SUN CITY –•– Artists United Against Apartheid – 9 (38)
42 37 SISTERS ARE DOING IT FOR THEMSELVES –•– Eurythmics & Aretha Franklin – 11 (18)
43 50 THE SUN ALWAYS SHINES ON T.V. –•– A-Ha – 5 (43)
44 54 LIVING IN AMERICA –•– James Brown – 4 (44)
45 52 TARZAN BOY –•– Baltimora – 11 (45)
46 48 LIFE IN A NORTHERN TOWN –•– Dream Academy – 5 (46)
47 34 YOU BELONG TO THE CITY –•– Glenn Frey – 16 (2)
48 51 THE BIG MONEY –•– Rush – 8 (48)
49 33 DO IT FOR LOVE –•– Sheena Easton – 10 (29)
50 61 KYRIE –•– Mr. Mister – 2 (50)

NEW THIS WEEK

65 — SARA –•– Starship – 1 (65)
80 — SECRET LOVER –•– Atlantic Starr – 1 (80)
85 — LET’S GO ALL THE WAY –•– Sly Fox – 1 (85)
88 — GOOD FRIENDS –•– Joni Mitchell – 1 (88)
89 — LET ME DOWN EASY –•– Roger Daltrey – 1 (89)
91 — STRENGTH –•– The Alarm – 1 (91)

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