US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending February 15, 1986

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

1 5 HOW WILL I KNOW –•– Whitney Houston – 11 (1)
2 4 WHEN THE GOING GETS TOUGH, THE TOUGH GET GOING –•– Billy Ocean – 12 (2)
3 2 BURNING HEART –•– Survivor – 16 (2)
4 6 KYRIE –•– Mr. Mister – 9 (4)
5 1 THAT’S WHAT FRIENDS ARE FOR –•– Dionne & Friends – 15 (1)
6 3 I’M YOUR MAN –•– Wham! – 12 (3)
7 9 LIVING IN AMERICA –•– James Brown – 11 (7)
8 12 THE SWEETEST TABOO –•– Sade – 13 (8)
9 15 SARA –•– Starship – 8 (9)
10 10 CONGA –•– Miami Sound Machine – 18 (10)

11 16 LIFE IN A NORTHERN TOWN –•– Dream Academy – 12 (11)
12 18 SILENT RUNNING –•– Mike + The Mechanics – 13 (12)
13 19 A LOVE BIZARRE –•– Sheila E – 14 (13)
14 7 SPIES LIKE US –•– Paul McCartney – 13 (7)
15 21 SECRET LOVER –•– Atlantic Starr – 8 (15)
16 11 GO HOME –•– Stevie Wonder – 13 (10)
17 23 TARZAN BOY –•– Baltimora – 18 (17)
18 8 TALK TO ME –•– Stevie Nicks – 14 (4)
19 28 THESE DREAMS –•– Heart – 5 (19)
20 14 SAY YOU, SAY ME –•– Lionel Richie – 15 (1)

21 24 THE SUN ALWAYS SHINES ON T.V. –•– A-Ha – 12 (21)
22 26 KING FOR A DAY –•– Thompson Twins – 5 (22)
23 25 DIGITAL DISPLAY –•– Ready For The World – 11 (23)
24 13 MY HOMETOWN –•– Bruce Springsteen – 11 (6)
25 17 WALK OF LIFE –•– Dire Straits – 16 (7)
26 30 RUSSIANS –•– Sting – 5 (26)
27 31 HE’LL NEVER LOVE YOU (LIKE I DO) –•– Freddie Jackson – 10 (27)
28 34 DAY BY DAY –•– The Hooters – 10 (28)
29 20 SIDEWALK TALK –•– Jellybean featuring Madonna – 14 (18)
30 35 NIKITA –•– Elton John – 5 (30)

31 22 I MISS YOU –•– Klymaxx – 23 (5)
32 36 STAGES –•– ZZ Top – 5 (32)
33 40 SANCTIFY YOURSELF –•– Simple Minds – 4 (33)
34 38 BEATS SO LONELY –•– Charlie Sexton – 10 (34)
35 42 THIS COULD BE THE NIGHT –•– Loverboy – 5 (35)
36 48 WHAT YOU NEED –•– INXS – 5 (36)
37 44 R.O.C.K. IN THE U.S.A. –•– John Cougar Mellencamp – 3 (37)
38 45 ANOTHER NIGHT –•– Aretha Franklin – 5 (38)
39 47 (HOW TO BE A) MILLIONAIRE –•– ABC – 5 (39)
40 51 LET’S GO ALL THE WAY –•– Sly Fox – 8 (40)

THIS WEEKS DROPS

43 27 GOODBYE –•– Night Ranger – 15 (17)
44 29 PARTY ALL THE TIME –•– Eddie Murphy – 20 (2)
45 32 ALIVE AND KICKING –•– Simple Minds – 18 (3)
50 39 YOU’RE A FRIEND OF MINE –•– Clarence Clemons & Jackson Browne – 17 (18)
51 33 EVERYTHING IN MY HEART –•– Corey Hart – 12 (30)
59 37 SMALL TOWN –•– John Cougar Mellencamp – 16 (6)

POWER PLAYS

41 41 THE SUPER BOWL SHUFFLE –•– Chicago Bears Shufflin’ Crew – 6 (41)
42 52 NIGHT MOVES –•– Marilyn Martin – 5 (42)
46 55 GOODBYE IS FOREVER –•– Arcadia – 3 (46)
47 56 NO EASY WAY OUT –•– Robert Tepper – 4 (47)
48 64 MANIC MONDAY –•– The Bangles – 4 (48)
49 46 SOMEWHERE –•– Barbra Streisand – 10 (43)

THIS WEEKS DEBUTS

73 — LE BEL AGE (THE BEST YEARS) –•– Pat Benatar – 1 (73)
85 — SOMETHING ABOUT YOU –•– Level 42 – 1 (85)
88 — STEREOTOMY –•– Alan Parsons Project – 1 (88)
89 — IT’S ALL RIGHT (BABY’S COMING BACK) –•– Eurythmics – 1 (89)
92 — ALL THE KINGS HORSES –•– The Firm – 1 (92)
94 — YOUR LOVE –•– The Outfield – 1 (94)
95 — SATURDAY LOVE –•– Cherrelle & Alexander O’Neal – 1 (95)
96 — ONE SUNNY DAY –•– Ray Parker Jr. & Helen Terry – 1 (96)
98 — THE MEN ALL PAUSE –•– Klymaxx – 1 (98)
99 — IN BETWEEN DAYS –•– The Cure – 1 (99)