US Top 40 Singles For Week Ending August 16, 1980

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending August 16th, 1980. Check out the top 100 artists of 80s here. You can also view the entire 1980 chart here. olivia-newtonjohn-magic-mgm olivia-newtonjohn-magic-1980-7 TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart (Peak Position) 1 1 MAGIC –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-13 (3 weeks at #1) (1) 2 5 SAILING –•– Christopher Cross (Warner Brothers)-10 (2) 3 4 TAKE YOUR TIME (Do It Right) (Part 1) –•– The S.O.S. Band (Tabu)-12 (3) 4 7 EMOTIONAL RESCUE –•– The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones)-7 (4) 5 10 UPSIDE DOWN –•– Diana Ross (Motown)-6 (5) 6 2 IT’S STILL ROCK AND ROLL TO ME –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-13 (1) 7 6 SHINING STAR –•– The Manhattans (Columbia)-17 (5) 8 3 LITTLE JEANNIE –•– Elton John (MCA)-16 (3) 9 19 LET MY LOVE OPEN THE DOOR –•– Pete Townsend (Atco)-10 (9) 10 12 MORE LOVE –•– Kim Carnes (EMI-America)-12 (10) 11 8 CUPID / I’VE LOVED YOU FOR A LONG TIME (Medley) –•– The Spinners (Altantic)-14 (4) 12 9 COMING UP (Live At Glasgow) / COMING UP –•– Paul McCartney and Wings (Columbia)-17 (1) 13 17 FAME –•– Irene Cara (RSO)-10 (13) 14 15 MISUNDERSTANDING –•– Genesis (Atlantic)-13 (14) 15 33 GIVE ME THE NIGHT –•– George Benson (Warner Brothers / Qwest)-7 (15) 16 23 TAKE A LITTLE RHYTHM –•– Ali Thomson (A&M)-10 (16) 17 20 INTO THE NIGHT –•– Benny Mardones (Polydor)-10 (17) 18 18 EMPIRE STRIKES BACK (Medley) –•– Meco (RSO)-10 (18) 19 21 JOJO –•– Boz Scaggs (Columbia)-10 (19) 20 25 WHY NOT ME –•– Fred Knoblock (Scotti Brothers)-8 (20) 21 28 ALL OUT OF LOVE –•– Air Supply (Arista)-10 (21) 22 22 STAND BY ME –•– Mickey Gilley (Full Moon)-14 (22) 23 24 OLD-FASHION LOVE –•– The Commodores (Motown)-9 (23) 24 27 BOULEVARD –•– Jackson Browne (Asylum)-7 (24) 25 26 MAKE A LITTLE MAGIC –•– The Dirt Band (United Artists)-9 (25) 26 29 YOU’RE THE ONLY WOMAN (You & I) –•– Ambrosia (Warner Brothers)-6 (26) 27 30 DRIVIN’ MY LIFE AWAY –•– Eddie Rabbitt (Elektra)-9 (27) 28 34 LOOKIN’ FOR LOVE –•– Johnny Lee (Full Moon)-6 (28) 29 46 LATE IN THE EVENING –•– Paul Simon (Warner Brothers)-2 (29) 30 32 TULSA TIME / COCAINE –•– Eric Clapton and His Band (RSO)-9 (30) 31 13 TIRED OF TOEIN’ THE LINE –•– Rocky Burnette (EMI-America)-15 (8) 32 39 HOT ROD HEARTS –•– Robbie Dupree (Elektra)-5 (32) 33 37 ONE IN A MILLION YOU –•– Larry Graham (Warner Brothers)-8 (33) 34 43 ALL OVER THE WORLD –•– The Electric Light Orchestra (MCA)-3 (34) 35 40 SOMEONE THAT I USED TO LOVE –•– Natalie Cole (Capitol)-9 (35) 36 11 IN AMERICA –•– The Charlie Daniels Band (Epic)-12 (11) 37 49 YOU’LL ACCOMP’NY ME –•– Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band (Capitol)-4 (37) 38 14 LOVE THE WORLD AWAY –•– Kenny Rogers (United Artists)-9 (14) 39 57 DON’T ASK ME WHY –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-3 (39) 40 16 ONE FINE DAY –•– Carole King (Capitol)-14 (12) OFF THE CHARTS 41 31 I CAN’T LET GO –•– Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)-8 (31) 42 35 THE ROSE –•– Bette Midler (Atlantic)-22 (3) 43 36 STEAL AWAY –•– Robbie Dupree (Elektra)-19 (6) 46 38 GIMME SOME LOVIN’ –•– The Blues Brothers (Atlantic)-12 (18) POWER PLAYS 44 48 I’M ALRIGHT –•– Kenny Loggins (Columbia)-6 (44) 45 52 HEY THERE LONELY GIRL –•– Robert John (EMI-America)-5 (45) 47 61 JESSE –•– Carly Simon (Warner Brothers)-3 (47) 48 56 HOW DOES IT FEEL TO BE BACK –•– Daryl Hall and John Oates (RCA)-5 (48) 49 55 YOU’RE SUPPOSED TO KEEP YOUR LOVE FOR ME –•– Jermaine Jackson (Motown)-6 (49) 50 58 UNDER THE GUN –•– Poco (MCA)-5 (50) DEBUTS 67 — ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST –•– Queen (Elektra)-1 (67) 82 — LATE AT NIGHT –•– England Dan Seals (Atlantic)-1 (82) 84 — THE LEGEND OF WOOLEY SWAMP –•– The Charlie Daniels Band (Epic)-1 (84) 85 — I HEAR YOU KNOW –•– Jon and Vangelis (Polydor)-1 (85) 86 — TRUE LOVE WAYS –•– Mickey Gilley (Epic)-1 (86) 87 — TREASURE –•– The Brothers Johnson (A&M)-1 (87) 88 — WHO’LL BE THE FOOL TONIGHT –•– The Larsen-Feiten Band (Warner Brothers)-1 (88) 89 — OUT HERE ON MY OWN –•– Irene Cara (RSO)-1 (89) 90 — GAMES WITHOUT FRONTIERS –•– Peter Gabriel (Mercury)-1 (90)