US Top 40 Singles For Week Ending August 2, 1980

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending August 2nd, 1980. Check out the top 100 artists of 80s here. Make sure to also check the 1980’s Top 40 Singles here. olivia-newtonjohn-magic-mgm olivia-newtonjohn-fool-country-mca olivia-newtonjohn-whenever-youre-away-from-me-jet olivia-newtonjohn-magic-jet-2 TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart (Peak Position) 1 2 MAGIC –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-11 (1 week at #1) (1) 2 1 IT’S STILL ROCK AND ROLL TO ME –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-11 (1) 3 3 LITTLE JEANNIE –•– Elton John (MCA)-14 (3) 4 4 CUPID / I’VE LOVED YOU FOR A LONG TIME (Medley) –•– The Spinners (Altantic)-12 (4) 5 5 SHINING STAR –•– The Manhattans (Columbia)-15 (5) 6 9 TAKE YOUR TIME (Do It Right) (Part 1) –•– The S.O.S. Band (Tabu)-10 (6) 7 6 COMING UP (Live At Glasgow) / COMING UP –•– Paul McCartney and Wings (Columbia)-15 (1) 8 8 TIRED OF TOEIN’ THE LINE –•– Rocky Burnette (EMI-America)-13 (8) 9 11 EMOTIONAL RESCUE –•– The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones)-5 (9) 10 17 SAILING –•– Christopher Cross (Warner Brothers)-8 (10) 11 13 IN AMERICA –•– The Charlie Daniels Band (Epic)-10 (11) 12 12 ONE FINE DAY –•– Carole King (Capitol)-12 (12) 13 14 MORE LOVE –•– Kim Carnes (EMI-America)-10 (13) 14 16 LOVE THE WORLD AWAY –•– Kenny Rogers (United Artists)-7 (14) 15 7 STEAL AWAY –•– Robbie Dupree (Elektra)-17 (6) 16 10 THE ROSE –•– Bette Midler (Atlantic)-20 (3) 17 22 MISUNDERSTANDING –•– Genesis (Atlantic)-11 (17) 18 18 GIMME SOME LOVIN’ –•– The Blues Brothers (Atlantic)-10 (18) 19 19 ALL NIGHT LONG –•– Joe Walsh (Asylum)-12 (19) 20 20 EMPIRE STRIKES BACK (Medley) –•– Meco (RSO)-8 (20) 21 23 LET MY LOVE OPEN THE DOOR –•– Pete Townsend (Atco)-8 (21) 22 24 STAND BY ME –•– Mickey Gilley (Full Moon)-12 (22) 23 25 TAKE A LITTLE RHYTHM –•– Ali Thomson (A&M)-8 (23) 24 26 JOJO –•– Boz Scaggs (Columbia)-8 (24) 25 27 OLD-FASHION LOVE –•– The Commodores (Motown)-7 (25) 26 28 INTO THE NIGHT –•– Benny Mardones (Polydor)-8 (26) 27 31 FAME –•– Irene Cara (RSO)-8 (27) 28 30 MAKE A LITTLE MAGIC –•– The Dirt Band (United Artists)-7 (28) 29 33 BOULEVARD –•– Jackson Browne (Asylum)-5 (29) 30 35 WHY NOT ME –•– Fred Knoblock (Scotti Brothers)-6 (30) 31 37 ALL OUT OF LOVE –•– Air Supply (Arista)-8 (31) 32 34 I CAN’T LET GO –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)-6 (32) 33 15 LET ME LOVE YOU TONIGHT –•– The Pure Prairie League (Casablanca)-13 (10) 34 38 TULSA TIME / COCAINE –•– Eric Clapton and His Band (RSO)-7 (34) 35 40 DRIVIN’ MY LIFE AWAY –•– Eddie Rabbitt (Elektra)-7 (35) 36 53 YOU’RE THE ONLY WOMAN (You & I) –•– Ambrosia (Warner Brothers)-4 (36) 37 29 I’M ALIVE –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (MCA)-11 (16) 38 21 LET’S GET SERIOUS –•– Jermaine Jackson (Motown)-19 (9) 39 44 GIVE ME THE NIGHT –•– George Benson (Warner Brothers / Qwest)-5 (39) 40 51 LOOKIN’ FOR LOVE –•– Johnny Lee (Full Moon)-4 (40) OFF THE CHARTS 43 32 WALKS LIKE A LADY –•– Journey (Columbia)-11 (32) 45 39 FUNKY TOWN –•– Lipps, Inc. (Casablanca)-19 (1) 69 36 KING OF THE HILL –•– Rick Pinette and Oak (Mercury)-13 (36) POWER PLAYS 41 48 ONE IN A MILLION YOU –•– Larry Graham (Warner Brothers)-6 (41) 42 42 PLAY THE GAME –•– Queen (Elektra)-6 (42) 43 32 WALKS LIKE A LADY –•– Journey (Columbia)-11 (32) 44 49 SOMEONE THAT I USED TO LOVE –•– Natalie Cole (Capitol)-7 (44) 45 39 FUNKY TOWN –•– Lipps, Inc. (Casablanca)-19 (1) 46 60 HOT ROD HEARTS –•– Robbie Dupree (Elektra)-3 (46) 47 47 SHANDI –•– Kiss (Casablanca)-7 (47) 48 41 AGAINST THE WIND –•– Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band (Capitol)-14 (5) 49 59 UPSIDE DOWN –•– Diana Ross (Motown)-4 (49) 50 56 LOVE THAT GOT AWAY –•– Firefall (Atlantic)-6 (50) DEBUTS 61 — ALL OVER THE WORLD –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (MCA)-1 (61) 70 — JESSE –•– Carly Simon (Warner Brothers)-1 (70) 71 — DON’T ASK ME WHY –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-1 (71) 83 — ROCK IT –•– Lipps, Inc. (Casablanca)-1 (83) 84 — FOOL FOR YOUR LOVING –•– Whitesnake (Mirage)-1 (84) 85 — STRANGER IN MY HOME TOWN –•– Foghat (Bearsville)-1 (85) 87 — WHATEVER YOU DECIDE –•– Randy Vanwarmer (Bearsville)-1 (87) 88 — EVERYTHING IS ALRIGHT –•– Spider (Dreamland)-1 (88) 89 — DARLIN’ –•– Yipes!! (Millenium)-1 (89)