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The week of
2
WEEKS AT NO. 1
9
WEEKS ON CHART
Careless Whisper
Wham! Featuring George Michael
Songwriter(s)
G.Michael, A.J.Ridgeley
Producer(s)
G.Michael
Imprint/Promotion Label
Columbia
Gains in performance

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1
Wham! Featuring George Michael Careless Whisper Billboard Adult Contemporary
Careless Whisper
Wham! Featuring George Michael
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
G.Michael, A.J.Ridgeley
Producer(s):
G.Michael
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
2
Steve Perry Foolish Heart Billboard Adult Contemporary
Foolish Heart
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
S.Perry, R.Goodrum
Producer(s):
S.Perry, B.Botnick
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
3
Foreigner I Want To Know What Love Is Billboard Adult Contemporary
I Want To Know What Love Is
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
M.Jones
Producer(s):
A.Sadkin, M.Jones
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
4
Chicago You're The Inspiration Billboard Adult Contemporary
You're The Inspiration
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
P.Cetera, D.W.Foster
Producer(s):
D.Foster
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Full Moon/Warner Bros. | Warner Bros.
5
Diana Ross Missing You Billboard Adult Contemporary
Missing You
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
L.Richie
Producer(s):
L.Richie, J.Carmichael
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
6
Kenny Rogers Crazy Billboard Adult Contemporary
Crazy
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
7
Billy Joel Keeping The Faith Billboard Adult Contemporary
Keeping The Faith
13  Last
Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
W.Joel
Producer(s):
P.Ramone
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
8
REO Speedwagon Can't Fight This Feeling Billboard Adult Contemporary
Can't Fight This Feeling
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
K.Cronin
Producer(s):
K.Cronin, G.Richrath, A.Gratzer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Epic
9
Jack Wagner All I Need Billboard Adult Contemporary
All I Need
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
C.Magness, G.Ballard, D.Pack
Producer(s):
G.Ballard, C.Magness
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Qwest | Warner Bros.
10
Barbra Streisand With Kim Carnes Make No Mistake, He's Mine Billboard Adult Contemporary
Make No Mistake, He's Mine
Barbra Streisand With Kim Carnes
Last
Peak
10  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
11
Elton John In Neon Billboard Adult Contemporary
In Neon
11  Last
11  Peak
10  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen | Warner Bros.
12
Julian Lennon Too Late For Goodbyes Billboard Adult Contemporary
Too Late For Goodbyes
20  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
J.Lennon
Producer(s):
P.Ramone
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
13
Stevie Wonder Love Light In Flight Billboard Adult Contemporary
Love Light In Flight
10  Last
10  Peak
11  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
14
The Manhattan Transfer Baby Come Back To Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
Baby Come Back To Me
The Manhattan Transfer
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
15
Jermaine Jackson Do What You Do Billboard Adult Contemporary
Do What You Do
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
17
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Dino, L.DiTomaso
Producer(s):
J.Jackson, D.Rudolph
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
16
George Benson 20/20 Billboard Adult Contemporary
20/20
16  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Goodrum, S.A.Kipner
Producer(s):
R.Titelman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
17
Anne Murray Time Don't Run Out On Me Billboard Adult Contemporary
Time Don't Run Out On Me
19  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
18
Culture Club Mistake No. 3 Billboard Adult Contemporary
Mistake No. 3
18  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Culture Club
Producer(s):
S.Levine
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Virgin/Epic
19
Philip Bailey With Phil Collins Easy Lover Billboard Adult Contemporary
Easy Lover
Philip Bailey With Phil Collins
21  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
20
Commodores Nightshift Billboard Adult Contemporary
Nightshift
Commodores
22  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
W.Orange, D.Lambert, F.Golde
Producer(s):
D.Lambert
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Motown
21
Daryl Hall John Oates Method Of Modern Love Billboard Adult Contemporary
Method Of Modern Love
23  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
22
Ray Parker Jr. Jamie Billboard Adult Contemporary
Jamie
Last
Peak
13  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.Parker, Jr.
Producer(s):
R.Parker,Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
23
Bob Seger Understanding Billboard Adult Contemporary
Understanding
17  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
R.C.Seger
Producer(s):
B.Seger, Punch
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
24
Eric Carmen I Wanna Hear It From Your Lips Billboard Adult Contemporary
I Wanna Hear It From Your Lips
30  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen | Warner Bros.
25
Phil Collins One More Night Billboard Adult Contemporary
One More Night
Last
25  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
25
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
P.D.C.Collins
Producer(s):
P.Collins, H.Padgham
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
26
The Honeydrippers Sea Of Love Billboard Adult Contemporary
Sea Of Love
The Honeydrippers
25  Last
Peak
18  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
18
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Khoury, Baptise
Producer(s):
Nugetre, Fabulous Brill Bros.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Es Paranza | Atlantic
27
Dionne Warwick and Glenn Jones Finder Of Lost Loves Billboard Adult Contemporary
Finder Of Lost Loves
Dionne Warwick and Glenn Jones
31  Last
27  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
38
TWO WEEKS AGO
27
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Bacharach, C.Bayer Bacharach
Producer(s):
B.Bacharach, C.B.Sager
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
28
Barry Manilow Paradise Cafe' Billboard Adult Contemporary
Paradise Cafe'
24  Last
24  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Arista
29
Julian Lennon Valotte Billboard Adult Contemporary
Valotte
27  Last
Peak
16  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
16
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Atlantic
30
Paul McCartney No More Lonely Nights Billboard Adult Contemporary
No More Lonely Nights
29  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
P.McCartney
Producer(s):
G.Martin
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia
31
The Pointer Sisters Neutron Dance Billboard Adult Contemporary
Neutron Dance
35  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
A.Willis, D.Sembello
Producer(s):
R.Perry
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Planet | RCA
32
Linda Ronstadt Skylark Billboard Adult Contemporary
Skylark
26  Last
12  Peak
11  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
11
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Asylum | EEG
33
Don Henley The Boys of Summer Billboard Adult Contemporary
The Boys of Summer
Last
33  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
D.H.Henley, M.W.Campbell
Producer(s):
D.Henley, D.Kortchmar, G.Ladanyi, M.Campbell
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Geffen | Warner Bros.
34
John Fogerty The Old Man Down The Road Billboard Adult Contemporary
The Old Man Down The Road
Last
34  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
35
Kim Carnes Invitation To Dance Billboard Adult Contemporary
Invitation To Dance
37  Last
35  Peak
Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI
36
Tina Turner Private Dancer Billboard Adult Contemporary
Private Dancer
38  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
M.Knopfler
Producer(s):
Carter
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
37
Ashford & Simpson Solid Billboard Adult Contemporary
Solid
Last
37  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
37
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
N.Ashford, V.Simpson
Producer(s):
N.Ashford, V.Simpson
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol
38
The Honeydrippers Rockin' At Midnight Billboard Adult Contemporary
Rockin' At Midnight
The Honeydrippers
39  Last
38  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
38
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Not Listed
Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Es Paranza | Atlantic
39
Glenn Frey The Heat Is On Billboard Adult Contemporary
The Heat Is On
Last
39  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
K.Forsey, H.Faltermeyer
Producer(s):
K.Forsey, H.Faltermeyer
Imprint/Promotion Label:
MCA
40
David Lee Roth California Girls Billboard Adult Contemporary
California Girls
Last
40  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
40
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Songwriter(s):
B.Wilson
Producer(s):
T.Templeman
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
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