US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending August 9, 1986

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending August 9th, 1986.

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

1 1 GLORY OF LOVE –•– Peter Cetera – 10 (1)
2 4 PAPA DON’T PREACH –•– Madonna – 7 (2)
3 6 MAD ABOUT YOU –•– Belinda Carlisle – 13 (3)
4 2 SLEDGEHAMMER –•– Peter Gabriel – 14 (1)
5 9 WE DON’T HAVE TO TAKE OUR CLOTHES OFF –•– Jermaine Stewart – 13 (5)
6 7 LOVE TOUCH –•– Rod Stewart – 11 (6)
7 3 DANGER ZONE –•– Kenny Loggins – 14 (2)
8 12 HIGHER LOVE –•– Steve Winwood – 9 (8)
9 15 VENUS –•– Bananarama – 7 (9)
10 13 RUMORS –•– Timex Social Club – 9 (10)

11 5 INVISIBLE TOUCH –•– Genesis – 11 (1)
12 16 THE EDGE OF HEAVEN –•– Wham! – 6 (12)
13 19 DANCING ON THE CEILING –•– Lionel Richie – 4 (13)
14 8 NASTY –•– Janet Jackson – 13 (3)
15 18 SWEET FREEDOM –•– Michael McDonald – 9 (15)
16 17 YOU SHOULD BE MINE (THE WOO WOO SONG) –•– Jeffrey Osborne – 12 (16)
17 11 MODERN WOMAN –•– Billy Joel – 10 (10)
18 23 TAKE MY BREATH AWAY –•– Berlin – 8 (18)
19 10 OPPORTUNITIES –•– Pet Shop Boys – 11 (10)
20 21 SUZANNE –•– Journey – 8 (20)

21 14 DIGGING YOUR SCENE –•– Blow Monkeys – 15 (14)
22 26 ALL THE LOVE IN THE WORLD –•– The Outfield – 10 (22)
23 31 FRIENDS AND LOVERS –•– Gloria Loring & Carl Anderson – 6 (23)
24 28 ONE STEP CLOSER TO YOU –•– Gavin Christopher – 12 (24)
25 24 TAKE IT EASY –•– Andy Taylor – 11 (24)
26 30 BABY LOVE –•– Regina – 8 (26)
27 33 WORDS GET IN THE WAY –•– Miami Sound Machine featuring Gloria Estefan – 9 (27)
28 34 YANKEE ROSE –•– David Lee Roth – 6 (28)
29 36 THAT WAS THEN, THIS IS NOW –•– The Monkees – 6 (29)
30 35 RUMBLESEAT –•– John Cougar Mellencamp – 7 (30)

31 40 MAN SIZE LOVE –•– Klymaxx – 6 (31)
32 38 TAKEN IN –•– Mike + The Mechanics – 7 (32)
33 42 STUCK WITH YOU –•– Huey Lewis & The News – 2 (33)
34 22 HOLDING BACK THE YEARS –•– Simply Red – 19 (1)
35 39 HANGING ON A HEART ATTACK –•– Device – 9 (35)
36 41 DON’T FORGET ME (WHEN I’M GONE) –•– Glass Tiger – 5 (36)
37 44 THE CAPTAIN OF HER HEART –•– Double – 7 (37)
38 20 YOUR WILDEST DREAMS –•– Moody Blues – 17 (9)
39 27 WHO’S JOHNNY –•– El DeBarge – 16 (3)
40 52 LOVE ZONE –•– Billy Ocean – 3 (40)

THIS WEEKS DROPS

41 29 THERE’LL BE SAD SONGS –•– Billy Ocean – 17 (1)
47 25 SECRET SEPARATION –•– The Fixx – 12 (19)
48 37 NO ONE IS TO BLAME –•– Howard Jones – 18 (4)
50 32 WHEN THE HEART RULES THE MIND –•– GTR – 14 (14)

POWER PLAYS

42 43 A KIND OF MAGIC –•– Queen – 8 (42)
43 55 WALK THIS WAY –•– Run DMC & Aerosmith- 3 (43)
44 54 DREAMTIME –•– Daryl Hall – 2 (44)
45 47 WALK LIKE A MAN –•– Mary Jane Girls – 5 (45)
46 50 TWO OF HEARTS –•– Stacey Q – 5 (46)
49 57 VELCRO FLY –•– ZZ Top – 3 (49)

THIS WEEKS DEBUTS

60 — WHEN I THINK OF YOU –•– Janet Jackson – 1 (60)
67 — LOVE WALKS IN –•– Van Halen – 1 (67)
71 — A MATTER OF TRUST –•– Billy Joel – 1 (71)
76 — PRIVATE NUMBER –•– The Jets – 1 (76)
83 — YOU CAN CALL ME AL –•– Paul Simon – 1 (83)
86 — WRAP IT UP –•– Fabulous Thunderbirds – 1 (86)
88 — LOVE ALWAYS –•– El DeBarge – 1 (88)
89 — TWIST AND SHOUT –•– The Beatles – 1 (89)
95 — LONELY IS THE NIGHT –•– Air Supply – 1 (95)
96 — LITTLE WHITE LIE –•– Off Restriction – 1 (96)