US Top 40 Singles For Week Ending August 9, 1980

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending August 9th, 1980. Check out the top 100 artists of 80s here. Curious to see the entire chart for this year? View the 1980 US Top Singles here. olivia-newtonjohn-magic-mgm olivia-newtonjohn-fool-country-mca TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart (Peak Position) 1 1 MAGIC –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-12 (2 weeks at #1) (1) 2 2 IT’S STILL ROCK AND ROLL TO ME –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-12 (1) 3 3 LITTLE JEANNIE –•– Elton John (MCA)-15 (3) 4 6 TAKE YOUR TIME (Do It Right) (Part 1) –•– The S.O.S. Band (Tabu)-11 (4) 5 10 SAILING –•– Christopher Cross (Warner Brothers)-9 (5) 6 5 SHINING STAR –•– The Manhattans (Columbia)-16 (5) 7 9 EMOTIONAL RESCUE –•– The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones)-6 (6) 8 4 CUPID / I’VE LOVED YOU FOR A LONG TIME (Medley) –•– The Spinners (Altantic)-13 (4) 9 7 COMING UP (Live At Glasgow) / COMING UP –•– Paul McCartney and Wings (Columbia)-16 (1) 10 49 UPSIDE DOWN –•– Diana Ross (Motown)-5 (10) 11 11 IN AMERICA –•– The Charlie Daniels Band (Epic)-11 (11) 12 13 MORE LOVE –•– Kim Carnes (EMI-America)-11 (12) 13 8 TIRED OF TOEIN’ THE LINE –•– Rocky Burnette (EMI-America)-14 (8) 14 14 LOVE THE WORLD AWAY –•– Kenny Rogers (United Artists)-8 (14) 15 17 MISUNDERSTANDING –•– Genesis (Atlantic)-12 (15) 16 12 ONE FINE DAY –•– Carole King (Capitol)-13 (12) 17 27 FAME –•– Irene Cara (RSO)-9 (17) 18 20 EMPIRE STRIKES BACK (Medley) –•– Meco (RSO)-9 (18) 19 21 LET MY LOVE OPEN THE DOOR –•– Pete Townsend (Atco)-9 (19) 20 26 INTO THE NIGHT –•– Benny Mardones (Polydor)-9 (20) 21 24 JOJO –•– Boz Scaggs (Columbia)-9 (21) 22 22 STAND BY ME –•– Mickey Gilley (Full Moon)-13 (22) 23 23 TAKE A LITTLE RHYTHM –•– Ali Thomson (A&M)-9 (23) 24 25 OLD-FASHION LOVE –•– The Commodores (Motown)-8 (24) 25 30 WHY NOT ME –•– Fred Knoblock (Scotti Brothers)-7 (25) 26 28 MAKE A LITTLE MAGIC –•– The Dirt Band (United Artists)-8 (26) 27 29 BOULEVARD –•– Jackson Browne (Asylum)-6 (27) 28 31 ALL OUT OF LOVE –•– Air Supply (Arista)-9 (28) 29 36 YOU’RE THE ONLY WOMAN (You & I) –•– Ambrosia (Warner Brothers)-5 (29) 30 35 DRIVIN’ MY LIFE AWAY –•– Eddie Rabbitt (Elektra)-8 (30) 31 32 I CAN’T LET GO –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)-7 (31) 32 34 TULSA TIME / COCAINE –•– Eric Clapton and His Band (RSO)-8 (32) 33 39 GIVE ME THE NIGHT –•– George Benson (Warner Brothers / Qwest)-6 (33) 34 40 LOOKIN’ FOR LOVE –•– Johnny Lee (Full Moon)-5 (34) 35 16 THE ROSE –•– Bette Midler (Atlantic)-21 (3) 36 15 STEAL AWAY –•– Robbie Dupree (Elektra)-18 (6) 37 41 ONE IN A MILLION YOU –•– Larry Graham (Warner Brothers)-7 (37) 38 18 GIMME SOME LOVIN’ –•– The Blues Brothers (Atlantic)-11 (18) 39 46 HOT ROD HEARTS –•– Robbie Dupree (Elektra)-4 (39) 40 44 SOMEONE THAT I USED TO LOVE –•– Natalie Cole (Capitol)-8 (40) OFF THE CHARTS 41 19 ALL NIGHT LONG –•– Joe Walsh (Asylum)-13 (19) 42 33 LET ME LOVE YOU TONIGHT –•– The Pure Prairie League (Casablanca)-14 (10) 44 37 I’M ALIVE –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (MCA)-12 (16) 47 38 LET’S GET SERIOUS –•– Jermaine Jackson (Motown)-20 (9) POWER PLAYS 43 61 ALL OVER THE WORLD –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (MCA)-2 (43) 45 42 PLAY THE GAME –•– Queen (Elektra)-7 (42) 46 — LATE IN THE EVENING –•– Paul Simon (Warner Brothers)-1 (46) 48 57 I’M ALRIGHT –•– Kenny Loggins (Columbia)-5 (48) 49 65 YOU’LL ACCOMP’NY ME –•– Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band (Capitol)-3 (49) 50 50 LOVE THAT GOT AWAY –•– Firefall (Atlantic)-7 (50) DEBUTS 46 — LATE IN THE EVENING –•– Paul Simon (Warner Brothers)-1 (46) 79 — XANADU –•– Olivia Newton-John / The Electric Light Orchestra (MCA)-1 (79) 80 — HOW DO I SURVIVE –•– Amy Holland (Capitol)-1 (80) 82 — (Sartorial Eloquence) DON’T YA WANNA PLAY THIS GAME NO MORE –•– Elton John (MCA)-1 (82) 83 — NEVER KNEW LOVE LIKE THIS BEFORE –•– Stephanie Mills (20th Century)-1 (83) 84 — OVER YOU –•– Roxy Music (Atco)-1 (84) 87 — LET ME BE YOUR ANGEL –•– Stacy Lattisaw (Cotillion)-1 (87) 89 — RED LIGHT –•– Linda Clifford (RSO)-1 (89)