US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending October 12, 1985

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending October 12th, 1985. Check out the top 100 artists of 80s here. Make sure to also check the 1985’s Top 40 Singles here. ready-for-the-world-oh-sheila-1985-5 ready-for-the-world-oh-sheila-mca-3 TW LW TITLE Artist – Weeks on Chart (Peak Position) 1 3 OH SHEILA –•– Ready For The World – 11 (1) 2 1 MONEY FOR NOTHING –•– Dire Straits – 14 (1) 3 4 TAKE ON ME –•– A-Ha – 14 (3) 4 6 SAVING ALL MY LOVE FOR YOU –•– Whitney Houston – 9 (4) 5 10 PART TIME LOVER –•– Stevie Wonder – 6 (5) 6 8 LONELY OL’ NIGHT –•– John Cougar Mellencamp – 8 (6) 7 9 DANCING IN THE STREET –•– Mick Jagger & David Bowie – 7 (7) 8 2 CHERISH –•– Kool & The Gang – 15 (2) 9 13 MIAMI VICE THEME –•– Jan Hammer – 6 (9) 10 5 DRESS YOU UP –•– Madonna – 9 (5) 11 12 FORTRESS AROUND YOUR HEART –•– Sting – 8 (11) 12 14 I’M GOIN’ DOWN –•– Bruce Springsteen – 6 (12) 13 20 HEAD OVER HEELS –•– Tears For Fears – 5 (13) 14 7 FREEDOM –•– Wham! – 12 (3) 15 19 LOVIN’ EVERY MINUTE OF IT –•– Loverboy – 8 (15) 16 11 DON’T LOSE MY NUMBER –•– Phil Collins – 13 (4) 17 16 CRY –•– Godley & Creme – 13 (16) 18 27 I’M GONNA TEAR YOUR PLAYHOUSE DOWN –•– Paul Young – 6 (18) 19 23 FOUR IN THE MORNING (I CAN’T TAKE IT ANYMORE) –•– Night Ranger – 8 (19) 20 24 THE WAY YOU DO THE THINGS YOU DO / MY GIRL –•– Daryl Hall & John Oates – 7 (20) 21 30 ONE NIGHT LOVE AFFAIR –•– Bryan Adams – 5 (21) 22 18 C-I-T-Y –•– John Cafferty & The Beaver Brown Band – 10 (18) 23 28 BE NEAR ME –•– ABC – 8 (23) 24 32 YOU BELONG TO THE CITY –•– Glenn Frey – 5 (24) 25 31 WE BUILT THIS CITY –•– Starship – 6 (25) 26 29 SUNSET GRILL –•– Don Henley – 7 (26) 27 15 ST. ELMO’S FIRE (MAN IN MOTION) –•– John Parr – 17 (1) 28 33 AND WE DANCED –•– The Hooters – 10 (28) 29 36 YOU ARE MY LADY –•– Freddie Jackson – 6 (29) 30 34 LAY YOUR HANDS ON ME –•– Thompson Twins – 4 (30) 31 17 DARE ME –•– The Pointer Sisters – 14 (11) 32 39 LOVE THEME FROM ST. ELMO’S FIRE –•– David Foster – 8 (32) 33 38 NEVER –•– Heart – 5 (33) 34 37 COMMUNICATION –•– The Power Station – 6 (34) 35 41 WHO’S ZOOMIN’ WHO –•– Aretha Franklin – 3 (35) 36 40 BOY IN THE BOX –•– Corey Hart – 5 (36) 37 45 SEPARATE LIVES –•– Phil Collins & Marilyn Martin – 2 (37) 38 26 POWER OF LOVE –•– Huey Lewis & The News – 16 (1) 39 44 SO IN LOVE –•– Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark – 7 (39) 40 52 ONE OF THE LIVING –•– Tina Turner – 2 (40) TOP 40 DROPS 42 21 POP LIFE –•– Prince & The Revolution – 12 (7) 43 22 WE DON’T NEED ANOTHER HERO –•– Tina Turner – 15 (2) 47 25 EVERY STEP OF THE WAY –•– John Waite – 10 (25) 55 35 INVINCIBLE –•– Pat Benatar – 15 (10) POWER PLAYS 41 50 BROKEN WINGS –•– Mr. Mister – 4 (41) 44 49 TONIGHT IT’S YOU –•– Cheap Trick – 12 (44) 45 51 WEIRD SCIENCE –•– Oingo Boingo – 7 (45) 46 47 YOU WEAR IT WELL –•– El DeBarge & DeBarge – 7 (46) 48 54 BORN IN EAST L.A. –•– Cheech & Chong – 4 (48) 49 56 I MISS YOU –•– Klymaxx – 5 (49) 50 59 PERFECT WAY –•– Scritti Politti – 6 (50) NEW THIS WEEK 84 — TO LIVE AND DIE IN L.A. –•– Wang Chung – 1 (84) 85 — QUE TE QUIERO –•– Katrina & The Waves – 1 (85) 87 — EVERYBODY DANCE –•– Ta Mara & The Seen – 1 (87) 88 — I’LL BE THERE –•– Kenny Loggins – 1 (88) 89 — YOU’RE IN LOVE –•– Ratt – 1 (89)