US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending May 17, 1986

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

1 3 GREATEST LOVE OF ALL –•– Whitney Houston – 8 (1)
2 1 WEST END GIRLS –•– Pet Shop Boys – 12 (1)
3 4 WHY CAN’T THIS BE LOVE –•– Van Halen – 10 (3)
4 5 WHAT HAVE YOU DONE FOR ME LATELY –•– Janet Jackson – 13 (4)
5 11 LIVE TO TELL –•– Madonna – 6 (5)
6 6 YOUR LOVE –•– The Outfield – 14 (6)
7 7 TAKE ME HOME –•– Phil Collins – 10 (7)
8 8 BAD BOY –•– Miami Sound Machine featuring Gloria Estefan – 11 (8)
9 10 IF YOU LEAVE –•– Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark – 11 (9)
10 2 ADDICTED TO LOVE –•– Robert Palmer – 15 (1)

11 13 ON MY OWN –•– Patti Labelle & Michael McDonald – 9 (11)
12 14 I CAN’T WAIT –•– Nu Shooz – 11 (12)
13 15 SOMETHING ABOUT YOU –•– Level 42 – 14 (13)
14 17 ALL I NEED IS A MIRACLE –•– Mike + The Mechanics – 9 (14)
15 19 IS IT LOVE –•– Mr. Mister – 8 (15)
16 20 BE GOOD TO YOURSELF –•– Journey – 6 (16)
17 12 KISS –•– Prince & The Revolution – 13 (1)
18 21 MOVE AWAY –•– Culture Club – 7 (18)
19 9 HARLEM SHUFFLE –•– Rolling Stones – 10 (5)
20 22 NEVER AS GOOD AS THE FIRST TIME –•– Sade – 8 (20)

21 25 CRUSH ON YOU –•– The Jets – 6 (21)
22 23 ROUGH BOY –•– ZZ Top – 8 (22)
23 28 THERE’LL BE SAD SONGS –•– Billy Ocean – 5 (23)
24 16 AMERICAN STORM –•– Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band – 10 (13)
25 33 NOTHIN’ AT ALL –•– Heart – 5 (25)
26 37 A DIFFERENT CORNER –•– George Michael – 4 (26)
27 31 NO ONE IS TO BLAME –•– Howard Jones – 6 (27)
28 30 TOMORROW DOESN’T MATTER TONIGHT –•– Starship – 7 (28)
29 18 MANIC MONDAY –•– The Bangles – 17 (2)
30 35 MOTHERS TALK –•– Tears For Fears – 6 (30)

31 36 ALL THE THINGS SHE SAID –•– Simple Minds – 7 (31)
32 40 HOLDING BACK THE YEARS –•– Simply Red – 7 (32)
33 42 I WANNA BE A COWBOY –•– Boys Don’t Cry – 7 (33)
34 32 STICK AROUND –•– Julian Lennon – 9 (32)
35 27 LET’S GO ALL THE WAY –•– Sly Fox – 21 (7)
36 24 ROCK ME AMADEUS –•– Falco – 15 (1)
37 45 RAIN ON THE SCARECROW –•– John Cougar Mellencamp – 4 (37)
38 47 VIENNA CALLING –•– Falco – 4 (38)
39 26 WHAT YOU NEED –•– INXS – 18 (5)
40 50 WHO’S JOHNNY –•– El DeBarge – 4 (40)

THIS WEEKS DROPS

42 34 FEEL IT AGAIN –•– Honeymoon Suite – 11 (34)
47 38 TENDER LOVE –•– Force MD’s – 16 (10)
50 29 I THINK IT’S LOVE –•– Jermaine Jackson – 13 (16)
59 39 I DO WHAT I DO –•– John Taylor – 11 (23)

POWER PLAYS

41 44 WHERE DO THE CHILDREN GO –•– The Hooters – 7 (41)
43 43 RIGHT BETWEEN THE EYES –•– Wax – 10 (43)
44 53 TUFF ENUFF –•– Fabulous Thunderbirds – 5 (44)
45 49 PRETTY IN PINK –•– Psychedelic Furs – 6 (45)
46 56 LIKE NO OTHER NIGHT –•– .38 Special – 3 (46)
48 54 THE LOVE PARADE –•– Dream Academy – 5 (48)
49 57 YOUR WILDEST DREAMS –•– Moody Blues – 5 (49)

THIS WEEKS DEBUTS

71 — ONE HIT (TO THE BODY) –•– Rolling Stones – 1 (71)
74 — NASTY –•– Janet Jackson – 1 (74)
80 — HAS ANYONE EVER WRITTEN ANYTHING FOR YOU –•– Stevie Nicks – 1 (80)
82 — THE FINEST –•– The S.O.S. Band – 1 (82)
86 — MAD ABOUT YOU –•– Belinda Carlisle – 1 (86)
87 — I WANT YOU –•– Animotion – 1 (87)
88 — PETER GUNN –•– Art Of Noise Featuring Duane Eddy – 1 (88)
89 — FIRE WITH FIRE –•– Wild Blue – 1 (89)
90 — WE DON’T HAVE TO TAKE OUR CLOTHES OFF –•– Jermaine Stewart – 1 (90)
92 — VANITY KILLS –•– ABC – 1 (92)

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