US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending April 18, 1987

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

1 3 I KNEW YOU WERE WAITING FOR ME –•– Aretha Franklin & George Michael – 9 (1)
2 1 NOTHING’S GONNA STOP US NOW –•– Starship – 12 (1)
3 5 DON’T DREAM IT’S OVER –•– Crowded House – 14 (3)
4 7 SIGN O’THE TIMES –•– Prince – 7 (4)
5 8 MIDNIGHT BLUE –•– Lou Gramm – 12 (5)
6 12 LOOKING FOR A NEW LOVE –•– Jody Watley – 7 (6)
7 2 LEAN ON ME –•– Club Nouveau – 10 (1)
8 10 THE FINER THINGS –•– Steve Winwood – 11 (8)
9 6 COME GO WITH ME –•– Expose – 13 (5)
10 17 (I JUST) DIED IN YOUR ARMS –•– Cutting Crew – 7 (10)

11 14 WALKING DOWN YOUR STREET –•– Bangles – 10 (11)
12 18 LA ISLA BONITA –•– Madonna – 5 (12)
13 23 WITH OR WITHOUT YOU –•– U2 – 5 (13)
14 4 TONIGHT, TONIGHT, TONIGHT –•– Genesis – 10 (3)
15 19 STONE LOVE –•– Kool & The Gang – 11 (15)
16 20 DOMINOES –•– Robbie Nevil – 10 (16)
17 9 LET’S GO –•– Wang Chung – 13 (9)
18 22 COME AS YOU ARE –•– Peter Wolf – 8 (18)
19 24 WHAT’S GOING ON –•– Cyndi Lauper – 6 (19)
20 25 CAN’TCHA SAY (YOU BELIEVE IN ME) / STILL IN LOVE –•– Boston – 7 (20)

21 32 HEAT OF THE NIGHT –•– Bryan Adams – 4 (21)
22 26 SMOKING GUN –•– Robert Cray Band – 11 (22)
23 21 THE HONEYTHIEF –•– Hipsway – 13 (19)
24 30 THE LADY IN RED –•– Chris DeBurgh – 10 (24)
25 28 SERIOUS –•– Donna Allen – 10 (25)
26 13 LET’S WAIT AWHILE –•– Janet Jackson – 14 (2)
27 11 THE FINAL COUNTDOWN –•– Europe – 13 (8)
28 36 TALK DIRTY TO ME –•– Poison – 6 (28)
29 15 WHAT YOU GET IS WHAT YOU SEE –•– Tina Turner – 11 (13)
30 33 SHIP OF FOOLS (SAVE ME FROM TOMORROW) –•– World Party – 10 (30)

31 38 BIG LOVE –•– Fleetwood Mac – 4 (31)
32 37 NOTHING’S GONNA CHANGE MY LOVE –•– Glenn Medeiros – 10 (32)
33 16 MANDOLIN RAIN –•– Bruce Hornsby & The Range – 14 (4)
34 39 RIGHT ON TRACK –•– Breakfast Club – 6 (34)
35 40 I KNOW WHAT I LIKE –•– Huey Lewis & The News – 3 (35)
36 35 LIGHT OF DAY –•– The Barbusters (Joan Jett & The Blackhearts) – 9 (33)
37 42 SE LA –•– Lionel Richie – 4 (37)
38 34 I WILL BE THERE –•– Glass Tiger – 8 (34)
39 51 YOU KEEP ME HANGIN’ ON –•– Kim Wilde – 4 (39)
40 43 THE RIGHT THING –•– Simply Red – 8 (40)

THIS WEEKS DROPS

43 27 SOMEWHERE OUT THERE –•– Linda Ronstadt & James Ingram – 18 (2)
49 31 AS WE LAY –•– Shirley Murdock – 14 (23)
57 29 THAT AIN’T LOVE –•– REO Speedwagon – 12 (16)

POWER PLAYS

41 45 IF SHE WOULD HAVE BEEN FAITHFUL –•– Chicago – 5 (41)
42 58 ALWAYS –•– Atlantic Starr – 4 (42)
44 54 GET THAT LOVE –•– Thompson Twins – 4 (44)
45 59 YOU CAN CALL ME AL –•– Paul Simon – 18 (44)
46 62 WANTED DEAD OR ALIVE –•– Bon Jovi – 2 (46)
47 47 SHOW ME –•– Cover Girls – 8 (47)
48 52 HEARTBREAK BEAT –•– Psychedelic Furs – 6 (48)
50 55 MEET ME HALF WAY –•– Kenny Loggins – 7 (50)

THIS WEEKS DEBUTS

88 — WILD HORSES –•– Gino Vannelli – 1 (88)
91 — WE ARE WHAT WE ARE –•– The Other Ones – 1 (91)
93 — BLACK DOG –•– Newcity Rockers – 1 (93)
94 — GO SEE THE DOCTOR –•– Kool Moe Dee – 1 (94)