US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending October 5, 1985

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending October 5th, 1985.

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TW LW TITLE Artist – Weeks on Chart (Peak Position)

1 1 MONEY FOR NOTHING –•– Dire Straits – 13 (1)
2 2 CHERISH –•– Kool & The Gang – 14 (2)
3 5 OH SHEILA –•– Ready For The World – 10 (3)
4 7 TAKE ON ME –•– A-Ha – 13 (4)
5 6 DRESS YOU UP –•– Madonna – 8 (5)
6 9 SAVING ALL MY LOVE FOR YOU –•– Whitney Houston – 8 (6)
7 3 FREEDOM –•– Wham! – 11 (3)
8 10 LONELY OL’ NIGHT –•– John Cougar Mellencamp – 7 (8)
9 11 DANCING IN THE STREET –•– Mick Jagger & David Bowie – 6 (9)
10 15 PART TIME LOVER –•– Stevie Wonder – 5 (10)

11 4 DON’T LOSE MY NUMBER –•– Phil Collins – 12 (4)
12 16 FORTRESS AROUND YOUR HEART –•– Sting – 7 (12)
13 22 MIAMI VICE THEME –•– Jan Hammer – 5 (13)
14 20 I’M GOIN’ DOWN –•– Bruce Springsteen – 5 (14)
15 8 ST. ELMO’S FIRE (MAN IN MOTION) –•– John Parr – 16 (1)
16 18 CRY –•– Godley & Creme – 12 (16)
17 14 DARE ME –•– The Pointer Sisters – 13 (11)
18 19 C-I-T-Y –•– John Cafferty & The Beaver Brown Band – 9 (18)
19 24 LOVIN’ EVERY MINUTE OF IT –•– Loverboy – 7 (19)
20 28 HEAD OVER HEELS –•– Tears For Fears – 4 (20)

21 13 POP LIFE –•– Prince & The Revolution – 11 (7)
22 12 WE DON’T NEED ANOTHER HERO –•– Tina Turner – 14 (2)
23 30 FOUR IN THE MORNING (I CAN’T TAKE IT ANYMORE) –•– Night Ranger – 7 (23)
24 29 THE WAY YOU DO THE THINGS YOU DO / MY GIRL –•– Daryl Hall & John Oates – 6 (24)
25 25 EVERY STEP OF THE WAY –•– John Waite – 9 (25)
26 17 POWER OF LOVE –•– Huey Lewis & The News – 15 (1)
27 31 I’M GONNA TEAR YOUR PLAYHOUSE DOWN –•– Paul Young – 5 (27)
28 36 BE NEAR ME –•– ABC – 7 (28)
29 34 SUNSET GRILL –•– Don Henley – 6 (29)
30 37 ONE NIGHT LOVE AFFAIR –•– Bryan Adams – 4 (30)

31 40 WE BUILT THIS CITY –•– Starship – 5 (31)
32 39 YOU BELONG TO THE CITY –•– Glenn Frey – 4 (32)
33 38 AND WE DANCED –•– The Hooters – 9 (33)
34 44 LAY YOUR HANDS ON ME –•– Thompson Twins – 3 (34)
35 21 INVINCIBLE –•– Pat Benatar – 14 (10)
36 43 YOU ARE MY LADY –•– Freddie Jackson – 5 (36)
37 42 COMMUNICATION –•– The Power Station – 5 (37)
38 46 NEVER –•– Heart – 4 (38)
39 48 LOVE THEME FROM ST. ELMO’S FIRE –•– David Foster – 7 (39)
40 47 BOY IN THE BOX –•– Corey Hart – 4 (40)

TOP 40 DROPS

42 32 I GOT YOU BABE –•– UB40 & Chrissie Hynde – 11 (28)
43 23 FREEWAY OF LOVE –•– Aretha Franklin – 16 (3)
46 27 YOU’RE ONLY HUMAN (SECOND WIND) –•– Billy Joel – 13 (9)
48 26 SMOKIN’ IN THE BOYS ROOM –•– Motley Crue – 13 (16)
53 35 SUMMER OF ’69 –•– Bryan Adams – 15 (5)
57 33 THERE MUST BE AN ANGEL –•– Eurythmics – 10 (22)

POWER PLAYS

41 51 WHO’S ZOOMIN’ WHO –•– Aretha Franklin – 2 (41)
44 54 SO IN LOVE –•– Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark – 6 (44)
45 — SEPARATE LIVES –•– Phil Collins & Marilyn Martin – 1 (45)
47 49 YOU WEAR IT WELL –•– El DeBarge & DeBarge – 6 (47)
49 52 TONIGHT IT’S YOU –•– Cheap Trick – 11 (49)
50 66 BROKEN WINGS –•– Mr. Mister – 3 (50)

NEW THIS WEEK

45 — SEPARATE LIVES –•– Phil Collins & Marilyn Martin – 1 (45)
52 — ONE OF THE LIVING –•– Tina Turner – 1 (52)
63 — SOUL KISS –•– Olivia Newton-John – 1 (63)
65 — THE NIGHT IS STILL YOUNG –•– Billy Joel – 1 (65)
72 — GIRLS ARE MORE FUN –•– Ray Parker Jr. – 1 (72)
82 — PARTY ALL –•– THE TIME –•– Eddie Murphy – 1 (82)
89 — KAYLEIGH –•– Marillion – 1 (89)
90 — REMO’S THEME (WHAT IF) –•– Tommy Shaw – 1 (90)