US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending July 19, 1986

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

1 2 INVISIBLE TOUCH –•– Genesis – 8 (1)
2 6 SLEDGEHAMMER –•– Peter Gabriel – 11 (2)
3 4 NASTY –•– Janet Jackson – 10 (3)
4 7 DANGER ZONE –•– Kenny Loggins – 11 (4)
5 1 HOLDING BACK THE YEARS –•– Simply Red – 16 (1)
6 5 WHO’S JOHNNY –•– El DeBarge – 13 (3)
7 11 GLORY OF LOVE –•– Peter Cetera – 7 (7)
8 3 THERE’LL BE SAD SONGS –•– Billy Ocean – 14 (1)
9 9 YOUR WILDEST DREAMS –•– Moody Blues – 14 (9)
10 17 LOVE TOUCH –•– Rod Stewart – 8 (10)

11 18 MAD ABOUT YOU –•– Belinda Carlisle – 10 (11)
12 24 PAPA DON’T PREACH –•– Madonna – 4 (12)
13 16 OPPORTUNITIES –•– Pet Shop Boys – 8 (13)
14 14 WHEN THE HEART RULES THE MIND –•– GTR – 11 (14)
15 19 MODERN WOMAN –•– Billy Joel – 7 (15)
16 12 LIKE A ROCK –•– Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band – 9 (12)
17 22 WE DON’T HAVE TO TAKE OUR CLOTHES OFF –•– Jermaine Stewart – 10 (17)
18 21 DIGGING YOUR SCENE –•– Blow Monkeys – 12 (18)
19 8 NO ONE IS TO BLAME –•– Howard Jones – 15 (4)
20 10 TUFF ENUFF –•– Fabulous Thunderbirds – 14 (10)

21 26 SECRET SEPARATION –•– The Fixx – 9 (21)
22 23 DREAMS –•– Van Halen – 9 (22)
23 13 ON MY OWN –•– Patti Labelle & Michael McDonald – 18 (1)
24 15 CRUSH ON YOU –•– The Jets – 15 (3)
25 30 YOU SHOULD BE MINE (THE WOO WOO SONG) –•– Jeffrey Osborne – 9 (25)
26 20 LIKE NO OTHER NIGHT –•– .38 Special – 12 (14)
27 34 HIGHER LOVE –•– Steve Winwood – 6 (27)
28 33 RUMORS –•– Timex Social Club – 6 (28)
29 35 TAKE IT EASY –•– Andy Taylor – 8 (29)
30 37 SUZANNE –•– Journey – 5 (30)

31 41 THE EDGE OF HEAVEN –•– Wham! – 3 (31)
32 39 SWEET FREEDOM –•– Michael McDonald – 6 (32)
33 36 HYPERACTIVE –•– Robert Palmer – 7 (33)
34 43 VENUS –•– Bananarama – 4 (34)
35 40 ALL THE LOVE IN THE WORLD –•– The Outfield – 7 (35)
36 38 ONE STEP CLOSER TO YOU –•– Gavin Christopher – 9 (36)
37 25 MOUNTAINS –•– Prince & The Revolution – 9 (23)
38 48 TAKE MY BREATH AWAY –•– Berlin – 5 (38)
39 47 BABY LOVE –•– Regina – 5 (39)
40 — DANCING ON THE CEILING –•– Lionel Richie – 1 (40)

THIS WEEKS DROPS

41 27 I WANNA BE A COWBOY –•– Boys Don’t Cry – 16 (12)
43 29 IF SHE KNEW WHAT SHE WANTS –•– The Bangles – 11 (29)
44 28 A DIFFERENT CORNER –•– George Michael – 13 (7)
45 31 LIVE TO TELL –•– Madonna – 15 (1)
54 32 I CAN’T WAIT –•– Nu Shooz – 20 (3)

POWER PLAYS

42 46 WORDS GET IN THE WAY –•– Miami Sound Machine featuring Gloria Estefan – 6 (42)
46 49 HANGING ON A HEART ATTACK –•– Device – 6 (46)
47 60 YANKEE ROSE –•– David Lee Roth – 3 (47)
48 51 TAKEN IN –•– Mike + The Mechanics – 4 (48)
49 55 RUMBLESEAT –•– John Cougar Mellencamp – 4 (49)
50 58 FRIENDS AND LOVERS –•– Gloria Loring & Carl Anderson – 3 (50)

THIS WEEKS DEBUTS

40 — DANCING ON THE CEILING –•– Lionel Richie – 1 (40)
81 — IF LOOKS COULD KILL –•– Heart – 1 (81)
86 — ANOTHERLOVERHOLENYOHEAD –•– Prince & The Revolution – 1 (86)
87 — MONEY’S TOO TIGHT (TO MENTION) –•– Simply Red – 1 (87)
88 — HEARTBREAK STATION –•– Off Restriction – 1 (88)
89 — SOMEBODY LIKE YOU –•– .38 Special – 1 (89)