US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending October 9, 1982

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending October 9th, 1982. Check out the top 100 artists of 80s here. Make sure to also check the 1982’s Top 40 Singles here. john-cougar-jack-and-diane-edit-wea john-cougar-jack-and-diane-1982-6 john-cougar-jack-and-diane-wea john-cougar-jack-and-diane-1982-3 TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart (Peak Position) 1 1 JACK AND DIANE –•– John Cougar (Riva)-12 (2 weeks at #1) (1) 2 2 ABRACADABRA –•– The Steve Miller Band (Capitol)-20 (1) 3 3 HARD TO SAY I’M SORRY –•– Chicago (Full Moon)-19 (1) 4 6 EYE IN THE SKY –•– The Alan Parsons Project (Arista)-15 (4) 5 7 WHO CAN IT BE NOW –•– Men At Work (Columbia)-14 (5) 6 4 EYE OF THE TIGER –•– Survivor (Scotti Brothers)-19 (1) 7 9 I KEEP FORGETTIN’ (Every Time You’re Near) –•– Michael McDonald (Warner Brothers)-10 (7) 8 8 SOMEBODY’S BABY –•– Jackson Browne (Asylum)-11 (8) 9 11 YOU CAN DO MAGIC –•– America (Capitol)-11 (9) 10 14 I RAN (So Far Away) –•– A Flock Of Seagulls (Jive)-14 (10) 11 13 HEART ATTACK –•– Olivia Newton-John (MCA)-6 (11) 12 12 BLUE EYES –•– Elton John (Geffen)-14 (12) 13 15 BREAK IT TO ME GENTLY –•– Juice Newton (Capitol)-8 (13) 14 5 YOU SHOULD HEAR HOW SHE TALKS ABOUT YOU –•– Melissa Manchester (Arista)-21 (5) 15 10 HURTS SO GOOD –•– John Cougar (Riva)-25 (2) 16 19 HOLD ON –•– Santana (Columbia)-9 (16) 17 35 UP WHERE WE BELONG –•– Joe Cocker and Jennifer Warnes (Island)-8 (17) 18 21 GLORIA –•– Laura Branigan (Atlantic)-14 (18) 19 22 WHAT’S FOREVER FOR –•– Michael Murphey (Liberty)-12 (19) 20 20 DO YOU WANNA TOUCH ME (Oh Yeah) –•– Joan Jett and the Blackhearts (Boardwalk)-11 (20) 21 27 GYPSY –•– Fleetwood Mac (Warner Brothers)-6 (21) 22 24 BIG FUN –•– Kool and the Gang (De-Lite)-7 (22) 23 26 DON’T FIGHT IT –•– Kenny Loggins with Steve Perry (Columbia)-7 (23) 24 25 JUMP TO IT –•– Aretha Franklin (Arista)-8 (24) 25 16 THINK I’M IN LOVE –•– Eddie Money (Columbia)-15 (16) 26 32 THE ONE YOU LOVE –•– Glenn Frey (Asylum)-8 (26) 27 34 HEARTLIGHT –•– Neil Diamond (Columbia)-5 (27) 28 33 YOU DON’T WANT ME ANYMORE –•– Steel Breeze (RCA)-7 (28) 29 29 VOYEUR –•– Kim Carnes (EMI-America)-8 (29) 30 30 MAKE BELIEVE –•– Toto (Columbia)-10 (30) 31 31 YOU DROPPED A BOMB ON ME –•– The Gap Band (Total Experience)-9 (31) 32 36 LOVE COME DOWN –•– Evelyn King (RCA)-7 (32) 33 53 NEW WORLD MAN –•– Rush (Mercuery)-4 (33) 34 43 NOBODY –•– Sylvia (RCA)-7 (34) 35 39 SWEET TIME –•– REO Speedwagon (Epic)-7 (35) 36 45 SOUTHERN CROSS –•– Crosby, Stills and Nash (Atlantic)-4 (36) 37 41 ATHENA –•– The Who (Warner Brothers)-6 (37) 38 38 YOU KEEP RUNNIN’ AWAY –•– 38 Special (A&M)-8 (38) 39 48 MICKEY –•– Toni Basil (Chrysalis)-6 (39) 40 44 I GET EXCITED –•– Rick Springfield (RCA)-5 (40) OFF THE CHARTS 49 18 LET ME TICKLE YOUR FANCY –•– Jermaine Jackson (Motown)-12 (18) 57 17 ONLY TIME WILL TELL –•– Asia (Geffen)-12 (17) 65 23 HOT IN THE CITY –•– Billy Idol (Chrysalis)-15 (23) 66 28 NEVER BEEN IN LOVE –•– Randy Meisner (Epic)-11 (28) 67 37 HOLDIN’ ON –•– Tane Cain (RCA)-9 (37) 82 40 LET IT BE ME –•– Willie Nelson (Columbia)-10 (40) POWER PLAYS 41 46 STEPPIN’ OUT –•– Joe Jackson (A&M)-8 (41) 42 42 JOHNNY CAN’T READ –•– Don Henley (Asylum)-8 (42) 43 47 YOUNG LOVE –•– Air Supply (Arista)-4 (43) 44 51 PRESSURE –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-3 (44) 45 54 ROCK THIS TOWN –•– The Stray Cats (EMI-America)-4 (45) 46 50 I NEED YOU –•– Paul Carrack (Epic)-6 (46) 47 49 THE LOOK OF LOVE (Part 1) –•– ABC (Mercury)-5 (47) 48 62 AMERICAN HEARTBEAT –•– Survivor (Scotti Brothers)-3 (48) 50 60 LOVE ME TOMORROW –•– Chicago (Full Moon)-3 (50) DEBUTS 56 — I.G.Y. (What a Beautiful World) –•– Donald Fagen (Warner Brothers)-1 (56) 60 — TRULY –•– Lionel Richie (Motown)-1 (60) 68 — HEARTBREAKER –•– Dionne Warwick (Arista)-1 (68) 72 — MISSING YOU –•– Dan Fogelberg (Full Moon)-1 (72) 73 — BE MY LADY –•– Jefferson Starship (Grunt)-1 (73) 74 — THE ONLY WAY OUT –•– Cliff Richard (EMI-America)-1 (74) 81 — SHE’S TIGHT –•– Cheap Trick (Epic)-1 (81) 83 — SHAKIN’ –•– Eddie Money (Columbia)-1 (83) 90 — YOU AND I –•– Eddie Rabbitt with Crystal Gayle (Elektra)-1 (90) 92 — 777-9311 –•– The Time (Warner Brothers)-1 (92)