US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending July 12, 1986

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

1 2 HOLDING BACK THE YEARS –•– Simply Red – 15 (1)
2 6 INVISIBLE TOUCH –•– Genesis – 7 (2)
3 1 THERE’LL BE SAD SONGS –•– Billy Ocean – 13 (1)
4 5 NASTY –•– Janet Jackson – 9 (4)
5 3 WHO’S JOHNNY –•– El DeBarge – 12 (3)
6 9 SLEDGEHAMMER –•– Peter Gabriel – 10 (6)
7 10 DANGER ZONE –•– Kenny Loggins – 10 (7)
8 4 NO ONE IS TO BLAME –•– Howard Jones – 14 (4)
9 12 YOUR WILDEST DREAMS –•– Moody Blues – 13 (9)
10 11 TUFF ENUFF –•– Fabulous Thunderbirds – 13 (10)

11 19 GLORY OF LOVE –•– Peter Cetera – 6 (11)
12 13 LIKE A ROCK –•– Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band – 8 (12)
13 8 ON MY OWN –•– Patti Labelle & Michael McDonald – 17 (1)
14 15 WHEN THE HEART RULES THE MIND –•– GTR – 10 (14)
15 7 CRUSH ON YOU –•– The Jets – 14 (3)
16 18 OPPORTUNITIES –•– Pet Shop Boys – 7 (16)
17 21 LOVE TOUCH –•– Rod Stewart – 7 (17)
18 22 MAD ABOUT YOU –•– Belinda Carlisle – 9 (18)
19 25 MODERN WOMAN –•– Billy Joel – 6 (19)
20 14 LIKE NO OTHER NIGHT –•– .38 Special – 11 (14)

21 27 DIGGING YOUR SCENE –•– Blow Monkeys – 11 (21)
22 29 WE DON’T HAVE TO TAKE OUR CLOTHES OFF –•– Jermaine Stewart – 9 (22)
23 24 DREAMS –•– Van Halen – 8 (23)
24 35 PAPA DON’T PREACH –•– Madonna – 3 (24)
25 23 MOUNTAINS –•– Prince & The Revolution – 8 (23)
26 31 SECRET SEPARATION –•– The Fixx – 8 (26)
27 17 I WANNA BE A COWBOY –•– Boys Don’t Cry – 15 (12)
28 16 A DIFFERENT CORNER –•– George Michael – 12 (7)
29 32 IF SHE KNEW WHAT SHE WANTS –•– The Bangles – 10 (29)
30 36 YOU SHOULD BE MINE (THE WOO WOO SONG) –•– Jeffrey Osborne – 8 (30)

31 20 LIVE TO TELL –•– Madonna – 14 (1)
32 26 I CAN’T WAIT –•– Nu Shooz – 19 (3)
33 43 RUMORS –•– Timex Social Club – 5 (33)
34 40 HIGHER LOVE –•– Steve Winwood – 5 (34)
35 38 TAKE IT EASY –•– Andy Taylor – 7 (35)
36 39 HYPERACTIVE –•– Robert Palmer – 6 (36)
37 41 SUZANNE –•– Journey – 4 (37)
38 44 ONE STEP CLOSER TO YOU –•– Gavin Christopher – 8 (38)
39 46 SWEET FREEDOM –•– Michael McDonald – 5 (39)
40 42 ALL THE LOVE IN THE WORLD –•– The Outfield – 6 (40)

THIS WEEKS DROPS

42 28 NOTHIN’ AT ALL –•– Heart – 13 (10)
44 33 ONE HIT (TO THE BODY) –•– Rolling Stones – 9 (28)
45 34 SOMETHING ABOUT YOU –•– Level 42 – 22 (7)
50 37 GREATEST LOVE OF ALL –•– Whitney Houston – 16 (1)
53 30 VIENNA CALLING –•– Falco – 12 (18)

POWER PLAYS

41 47 THE EDGE OF HEAVEN –•– Wham! – 2 (41)
43 57 VENUS –•– Bananarama – 3 (43)
46 54 WORDS GET IN THE WAY –•– Miami Sound Machine featuring Gloria Estefan – 5 (46)
47 59 BABY LOVE –•– Regina – 4 (47)
48 56 TAKE MY BREATH AWAY –•– Berlin – 4 (48)
49 52 HANGING ON A HEART ATTACK –•– Device – 5 (49)

THIS WEEKS DEBUTS

74 — WALK LIKE A MAN –•– Mary Jane Girls – 1 (74)
85 — LOVE OF A LIFETIME –•– Chaka Khan – 1 (85)
86 — DON’T FORGET ME (WHEN I’M GONE) –•– Glass Tiger – 1 (86)
89 — TWO OF HEARTS –•– Stacey Q – 1 (89)
94 — WHAT DOES IT TAKE –•– Honeymoon Suite – 1 (94)
95 — I’M YOUR MAN –•– Barry Manilow – 1 (95)

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