US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending January 17, 1987

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending January 17th, 1987. Check out the top 100 artists of 80s here. You can also view the entire 1987 chart here. gregory-abbott-shake-you-down-columbia-3 gregory-abbott-shake-you-down-1986-11 TW LW TITLE Artist – Weeks on Chart (Peak Position) 1 3 SHAKE YOU DOWN –•– Gregory Abbott – 14 (1) 2 5 C’EST LA VIE –•– Robbie Nevil – 15 (2) 3 2 NOTORIOUS –•– Duran Duran – 12 (2) 4 1 WALK LIKE AN EGYPTIAN –•– Bangles – 17 (1) 5 9 AT THIS MOMENT –•– Billy Vera & The Beaters – 14 (5) 6 6 CONTROL –•– Janet Jackson – 12 (6) 7 15 OPEN YOUR HEART –•– Madonna – 7 (7) 8 11 LAND OF CONFUSION –•– Genesis – 12 (8) 9 10 IS THIS LOVE –•– Survivor – 13 (9) 10 4 EVERYBODY HAVE FUN TONIGHT –•– Wang Chung – 16 (2) 11 13 VICTORY –•– Kool & The Gang – 12 (11) 12 17 SOMEDAY –•– Glass Tiger – 12 (12) 13 21 CHANGE OF HEART –•– Cyndi Lauper – 8 (13) 14 8 WAR –•– Bruce Springsteen & The E. Street Band – 9 (8) 15 7 THE WAY IT IS –•– Bruce Hornsby & The Range – 18 (1) 16 23 TOUCH ME (I WANT YOUR BODY) –•– Samantha Fox – 12 (16) 17 16 LOVE IS FOREVER –•– Billy Ocean – 13 (16) 18 12 STAND BY ME –•– Ben E. King – 16 (9) 19 22 ALL I WANTED –•– Kansas – 12 (19) 20 27 KEEP YOUR HANDS TO YOURSELF –•– Georgia Satellites – 9 (20) 21 24 COMING AROUND AGAIN –•– Carly Simon – 12 (21) 22 39 LIVIN’ ON A PRAYER –•– Bon Jovi – 6 (22) 23 31 WE’RE READY –•– Boston – 7 (23) 24 14 DON’T GET ME WRONG –•– Pretenders – 15 (10) 25 28 FALLING IN LOVE (UH-OH) –•– Miami Sound Machine featuring Gloria Estefan – 12 (25) 26 34 WILL YOU STILL LOVE ME? –•– Chicago – 10 (26) 27 40 BALLERINA GIRL –•– Lionel Richie – 7 (27) 28 33 THIS IS THE TIME –•– Billy Joel – 10 (28) 29 38 LOVE YOU DOWN –•– Ready For The World – 8 (29) 30 30 TWO PEOPLE –•– Tina Turner – 9 (30) 31 36 STOP TO LOVE –•– Luther Vandross – 10 (31) 32 41 YOU GOT IT ALL –•– The Jets – 10 (32) 33 42 NOBODY’S FOOL –•– Cinderella – 11 (33) 34 37 TALK TO ME –•– Chico DeBarge – 11 (34) 35 18 TO BE A LOVER –•– Billy Idol – 16 (6) 36 20 THE FUTURE’S SO BRIGHT, I GOTTA WEAR SHADES –•– Timbuk 3 – 13 (19) 37 43 STAY THE NIGHT –•– Benjamin Orr – 11 (37) 38 32 FOR TONIGHT –•– Nancy Martinez – 16 (32) 39 25 THE NEXT TIME I FALL –•– Peter Cetera & Amy Grant – 18 (1) 40 — JACOB’S LADDER –•– Huey Lewis & The News – 1 (40) THIS WEEKS DROPS 41 29 YOU GIVE LOVE A BAD NAME –•– Bon Jovi – 20 (1) 49 19 YOU KNOW I LOVE YOU… DON’T YOU? –•– Howard Jones – 14 (17) 50 35 YOU BE ILLIN’ –•– Run D.M.C – 13 (29) 51 26 HIP TO BE SQUARE –•– Huey Lewis & The News – 14 (3) POWER PLAYS 42 47 BIG TIME –•– Peter Gabriel – 8 (42) 43 46 I’LL BE ALRIGHT WITHOUT YOU –•– Journey – 7 (43) 44 48 JIMMY LEE –•– Aretha Franklin – 7 (44) 45 62 SOMEWHERE OUT THERE –•– Linda Ronstadt & James Ingram – 5 (45) 46 60 I WANNA GO BACK –•– Eddie Money – 5 (46) 47 52 CAN’T HELP FALLING IN LOVE –•– Corey Hart – 6 (47) 48 50 I NEED YOUR LOVING –•– Human League – 7 (48) THIS WEEKS DEBUTS 40 — JACOB’S LADDER –•– Huey Lewis & The News – 1 (40) 55 — RESPECT YOURSELF –•– Bruce Willis – 1 (55) 69 — MANDOLIN RAIN –•– Bruce Hornsby & The Range – 1 (69) 75 — LET’S WAIT AWHILE –•– Janet Jackson – 1 (75) 79 — AS WE LAY –•– Shirley Murdock – 1 (79) 84 — DEEP RIVER WOMAN –•– Lionel Richie – 1 (84) 85 — DON’T DREAM IT’S OVER –•– Crowded House – 1 (85) 86 — HOOKED ON YOU –•– Sweet Sensation – 1 (86) 91 — SUMMERTIME, SUMMERTIME –•– Nocera – 1 (91)