US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending January 16, 1982

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending January 16th, 1982. Check out the top 100 artists of 80s here. You can also view the entire 1982 chart here. olivia-newtonjohn-physical-1981-5 olivia-newtonjohn-physical-mca TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart (Peak Position) 1 1 PHYSICAL –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-16 (9 weeks at #1) (1) 2 2 WAITING FOR A GIRL LIKE YOU –•– Foreigner (Atlantic)-15 (2) 3 3 LET’S GROOVE –•– Earth, Wind and Fire (ARC)-16 (3) 4 4 I CAN’T GO FOR THAT (No Can Do) –•– Daryl Hall and John Oates (RCA)-10 (4) 5 8 CENTERFOLD –•– The J. Geils Band (EMI-America)-11 (5) 6 6 HARDEN MY HEART –•– Quarterflash (Geffen)-14 (6) 7 7 LEATHER AND LACE –•– Stevie Nicks (with Don Henley) (Modern)-13 (7) 8 9 TURN YOUR LOVE AROUND –•– George Benson (Warner Brothers)-13 (8) 9 10 TROUBLE –•– Lindsey Buckingham (Asylum)-13 (9) 10 13 THE SWEETEST THING (I’ve Ever Known) –•– Juice Newton (Capitol)-14 (10) 11 11 YESTERDAY’S SONGS –•– Neil Diamond (Columbia)-11 (11) 12 12 COMIN’ IN AND OUT OF YOUR LIFE –•– Barbra Streisand (Columbia)-10 (12) 13 14 HOOKED ON CLASSICS (Medley) –•– Louis Clark Conducting the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RCA)-12 (13) 14 16 COOL NIGHT –•– Paul Davis (Arista)-11 (14) 15 5 YOUNG TURKS –•– Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)-14 (5) 16 19 SOMEONE COULD LOSE A HEART TONIGHT –•– Eddie Rabbitt (Elektra)-10 (16) 17 20 WAITING ON A FRIEND –•– The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones)-7 (17) 18 21 SHAKE IT UP –•– The Cars (Elektra)-9 (18) 19 23 LEADER OF THE BAND –•– Dan Fogelberg (Full Moon)-8 (19) 20 22 I WOULDN’T HAVE MISSED IT FOR THE WORLD –•– Ronnie Milsap (RCA)-13 (20) 21 24 COME GO WITH ME –•– The Beach Boys (Caribou)-9 (21) 22 30 TAKE IT EASY ON ME –•– The Little River Band (Capitol)-7 (22) 23 28 YOU COULD HAVE BEEN WITH ME –•– Sheena Easton (EMI-America)-8 (23) 24 26 SHE’S GOT A WAY –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-9 (24) 25 15 WHY DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE –•– Diana Ross (RCA)-14 (7) 26 32 SWEET DREAMS –•– Air Supply (Arista)-6 (26) 27 18 DON’T STOP BELIEVIN’ –•– Journey (Columbia)-12 (9) 28 17 TAKE MY HEART (You Can Have It If You Want It) –•– Kool and the Gang (De-Lite)-14 (17) 29 29 UNDER PRESSURE –•– Queen and David Bowie (Elektra)-11 (29) 30 35 LOVE IS ALRIGHT TONITE –•– Rick Springfield (RCA)-7 (30) 31 27 OUR LIPS ARE SEALED –•– The Go-Go’s (I.R.S.)-21 (20) 32 25 STEAL THE NIGHT –•– Stevie Woods (Cotillion)-19 (25) 33 31 OH NO –•– The Commodores (Motown)-17 (4) 34 33 EVERY LITTLE THING SHE DOES IS MAGIC –•– The Police (A&M)-17 (3) 35 68 THROUGH THE YEARS –•– Kenny Rogers (Liberty)-4 (35) 36 37 MORE THAN JUST THE TWO OF US –•– Sneaker (Handshake)-12 (36) 37 41 LOVE IN THE FIRST DEGREE –•– Alabama (RCA)-10 (37) 38 40 WORKING FOR THE WEEKEND –•– Loverboy (Columbia)-10 (38) 39 42 KEY LARGO –•– Bertie Higgins (Kat Family)-10 (39) 40 44 ALL OUR TOMORROWS –•– Eddie Schwartz (Atco)-6 (40) OFF THE CHARTS 42 36 CASTLES IN THE AIR (1981 Version) –•– Don McLean (Millenium)-12 (36) 52 34 HERE I AM (Just When I Thought I Was Over You) –•– Air Supply (Arista)-17 (5) 54 38 MY GIRL (Gone, Gone, Gone) –•– Chilliwack (Millenium)-17 (22) 60 39 HEART LIKE A WHEEL –•– The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)-12 (24) POWER PLAYS 43 49 SOMEWHERE DOWN THE ROAD –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-5 (43) 44 45 IF I WERE YOU –•– Lulu (Alfa)-9 (44) 45 46 MY KINDA LOVER –•– Billy Squier (Capitol)-8 (45) 46 50 BREAKIN’ AWAY –•– Al Jarreau (Warner Brothers)-7 (46) 47 57 ABACAB –•– Genesis (Atlantic)-4 (47) 48 54 COULD IT BE LOVE –•– Jennifer Warnes (Arista)-7 (48) 49 55 FEEL LIKE A NUMBER –•– Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band (Capitol)-5 (49) 50 52 LITTLE DARLIN’ –•– Sheila (Carrere)-7 (50) DEBUTS 57 — OPEN ARMS –•– Journey (Columbia)-1 (57) 72 — THAT GIRL –•– Stevie Wonder (Tamla)-1 (72) 76 — SPIRITS IN THE MATERIAL WORLD –•– The Police (A&M)-1 (76) 79 — PERHAPS LOVE –•– Placido Domingo and John Denver (Columbia)-1 (79) 80 — DADDY’S HOME –•– Cliff Richard (EMI-America)-1 (80) 81 — LET’S GET IT UP –•– AC/DC (Atlantic)-1 (81) 83 — I BELIEVE –•– Chilliwack (Millenium)-1 (83) 85 — BOBBIE SUE –•– The Oak Ridge Boys (MCA)-1 (85) 86 — TELL ME TOMORROW (Part 1) –•– Smokey Robinson (Tamla)-1 (86) 87 — CALL ME –•– Skyy (Salsoul)-1 (87) 90 — TAINTED LOVE –•– Soft Cell (Sire)-1 (90)