US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending September 12, 1987

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

1 1 LA BAMBA –•– Los Lobos – 12 (1)
2 2 I JUST CAN’T STOP LOVING YOU –•– Michael Jackson & Siedah Garrett – 6 (2)
3 5 DIDN’T WE ALMOST HAVE IT ALL –•– Whitney Houston – 7 (3)
4 8 HERE I GO AGAIN –•– Whitesnake – 11 (4)
5 4 ONLY IN MY DREAMS –•– Debbie Gibson – 19 (4)
6 7 CAN’T WE TRY –•– Dan Hill & Vonda Shepard – 15 (6)
7 10 DOING IT ALL FOR MY BABY –•– Huey Lewis & The News – 9 (7)
8 11 WHEN SMOKEY SINGS –•– ABC – 11 (8)
9 3 WHO’S THAT GIRL –•– Madonna – 10 (1)
10 17 I HEARD A RUMOUR –•– Bananarama – 9 (10)

11 15 TOUCH OF GREY –•– Grateful Dead – 8 (11)
12 6 DON’T MEAN NOTHING –•– Richard Marx – 14 (3)
13 16 WIPE OUT –•– Fat Boys & Beach Boys – 10 (13)
14 18 I NEED LOVE –•– L.L. Cool J. – 7 (14)
15 12 LOVE POWER –•– Dionne Warwick & Jeffrey Osborne – 10 (12)
16 21 LOST IN EMOTION –•– Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam – 7 (16)
17 22 CARRIE –•– Europe – 7 (17)
18 9 ROCK STEADY –•– The Whispers – 15 (7)
19 20 WHO FOUND WHO –•– Jellybean Featuring Elisa Fiorillo – 10 (19)
20 29 U GOT THE LOOK –•– Prince – 7 (20)

21 24 ONE HEARTBEAT –•– Smokey Robinson – 9 (21)
22 31 WHO WILL YOU RUN TO –•– Heart – 5 (22)
23 32 PAPER IN FIRE –•– John Cougar Mellencamp – 5 (23)
24 14 IT’S NOT OVER (‘TIL IT’S OVER) –•– Starship – 12 (9)
25 23 MARY’S PRAYER –•– Danny Wilson – 15 (23)
26 13 LUKA –•– Suzanne Vega – 15 (3)
27 30 JUMP START –•– Natalie Cole – 8 (27)
28 34 CASANOVA –•– Levert – 5 (28)
29 19 I WANT YOUR SEX –•– George Michael – 15 (2)
30 28 HEART AND SOUL –•– T’Pau – 20 (4)

31 36 LET ME BE THE ONE –•– Expose – 5 (31)
32 27 LIES –•– Jonathan Butler – 12 (27)
33 25 I STILL HAVEN’T FOUND WHAT I’M LOOKING FOR –•– U2 – 14 (1)
34 39 NEVER LET ME DOWN –•– David Bowie – 6 (34)
35 40 FAKE –•– Alexander O’Neal – 8 (35)
36 49 YOU ARE THE GIRLS –•– The Cars – 3 (36)
37 47 LITTLE LIES –•– Fleetwood Mac – 3 (37)
38 35 NAME (A SONG FOR MISSY) –•– Off Restriction – 9 (35)
39 33 GIVE TO LIVE –•– Sammy Hagar – 13 (23)
40 44 VICTIM OF LOVE –•– Bryan Adams – 4 (40)

THIS WEEKS DROPS

44 26 LIVING IN A BOX –•– Living In A Box – 13 (17)
55 37 BACK IN THE HIGH LIFE AGAIN –•– Steve Winwood – 16 (13)
59 38 CROSS MY BROKEN HEART –•– The Jets – 15 (7)

POWER PLAYS

41 — CAUSING A COMMOTION –•– Madonna – 1 (41)
42 48 IN MY DREAMS –•– REO Speedwagon – 9 (42)
43 45 SOMETHING REAL (INSIDE ME/INSIDE YOU) –•– Mr. Mister – 4 (43)
46 55 BREAKOUT –•– Swing Out Sister – 5 (46)
47 51 MISFIT –•– Curiosity Killed The Cat – 7 (47)
48 52 DON’T LOOK DOWN – THE SEQUEL –•– Go West – 7 (48)
50 63 I THINK WE’RE ALONE NOW –•– Tiffany – 3 (50)

THIS WEEKS DEBUTS

41 — CAUSING A COMMOTION –•– Madonna – 1 (41)
70 — WHERE THE STREETS HAVE NO NAME –•– U2 – 1 (70)
75 — LET’S WORK –•– Mick Jagger – 1 (75)
82 — LOVE IS CONTAGIOUS –•– Taja Sevelle – 1 (82)
91 — SUGAR FREE –•– Wa Wa Nee – 1 (91)
92 — COME ON, LET’S GO –•– Los Lobos – 1 (92)
94 — SOLITUDE STANDING –•– Suzanne Vega – 1 (94)
95 — REV IT UP –•– Newcity Rockers – 1 (95)