US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending August 8, 1987

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending August 8th, 1987. Check out the top 100 artists of 80s here. Curious to see the entire chart for this year? View the 1987 US Top Singles here. u2-i-still-havent-found-what-im-looking-for-island u2-i-still-havent-found-what-im-looking-for-island-4 TW LW TITLE Artist – Weeks on Chart (Peak Position) 1 2 I STILL HAVEN’T FOUND WHAT I’M LOOKING FOR –•– U2 – 9 (1) 2 4 I WANT YOUR SEX –•– George Michael – 10 (2) 3 1 SHAKEDOWN –•– Bob Seger – 12 (1) 4 6 HEART AND SOUL –•– T’Pau – 15 (4) 5 8 LUKA –•– Suzanne Vega – 10 (5) 6 5 RHYTHM IS GONNA GET YOU –•– Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine – 11 (5) 7 11 WHO’S THAT GIRL –•– Madonna – 5 (7) 8 7 CROSS MY BROKEN HEART –•– The Jets – 10 (7) 9 3 ALONE –•– Heart – 13 (1) 10 10 WOT’S IT TO YA –•– Robbie Nevil – 11 (10) 11 24 LA BAMBA –•– Los Lobos – 7 (11) 12 16 DON’T MEAN NOTHING –•– Richard Marx – 9 (12) 13 15 ONLY IN MY DREAMS –•– Debbie Gibson – 14 (13) 14 17 ROCK STEADY –•– The Whispers – 10 (14) 15 14 THE PLEASURE PRINCIPLE –•– Janet Jackson – 12 (14) 16 21 BACK IN THE HIGH LIFE AGAIN –•– Steve Winwood – 11 (16) 17 9 I WANNA DANCE WITH SOMEBODY (WHO LOVES ME) –•– Whitney Houston – 13 (1) 18 12 KISS HIM GOODBYE –•– The Nylons – 13 (12) 19 27 IT’S NOT OVER (‘TIL IT’S OVER) –•– Starship – 7 (19) 20 26 SEVEN WONDERS –•– Fleetwood Mac – 8 (20) 21 31 LOVE POWER –•– Dionne Warwick & Jeffrey Osborne – 5 (21) 22 19 I’D STILL SAY YES –•– Klymaxx – 15 (18) 23 33 CAN’T WE TRY –•– Dan Hill & Vonda Shepard – 10 (23) 24 13 GIRLS, GIRLS, GIRLS –•– Motley Crue – 11 (12) 25 32 LIVING IN A BOX –•– Living In A Box – 8 (25) 26 28 HEARTS ON FIRE –•– Bryan Adams – 9 (26) 27 20 SOMETHING SO STRONG –•– Crowded House – 15 (7) 28 35 DOING IT ALL FOR MY BABY –•– Huey Lewis & The News – 4 (28) 29 39 WHEN SMOKEY SINGS –•– ABC – 6 (29) 30 18 POINT OF NO RETURN –•– Expose – 14 (5) 31 22 DON’T DISTURB THIS GROOVE –•– The System – 18 (4) 32 34 GIVE TO LIVE –•– Sammy Hagar – 8 (32) 33 36 SINCE YOU’VE BEEN GONE –•– The Outfield – 9 (33) 34 41 HERE I GO AGAIN –•– Whitesnake – 6 (34) 35 25 HAPPY –•– Surface – 12 (20) 36 40 MARY’S PRAYER –•– Danny Wilson – 10 (36) 37 — I JUST CAN’T STOP LOVING YOU –•– Michael Jackson & Siedah Garrett – 1 (37) 38 23 FUNKYTOWN –•– Pseudo Echo – 13 (6) 39 45 WIPE OUT –•– Fat Boys & Beach Boys – 5 (39) 40 50 DIDN’T WE ALMOST HAVE IT ALL –•– Whitney Houston – 2 (40) THIS WEEKS DROPS 45 30 SONGBIRD –•– Kenny G – 19 (4) 46 29 MOONLIGHTING –•– Al Jarreau – 11 (23) 51 37 HYPNOTIZE ME –•– Wang Chung – 10 (36) 52 38 HEAD TO TOE –•– Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam – 18 (1) POWER PLAYS 41 42 JAM TONIGHT –•– Freddie Jackson – 7 (41) 42 48 WHO FOUND WHO –•– Jellybean Featuring Elisa Fiorillo – 5 (42) 43 44 LIES –•– Jonathan Butler – 7 (43) 44 54 I HEARD A RUMOUR –•– Bananarama – 4 (44) 47 61 TOUCH OF GREY –•– Grateful Dead – 3 (47) 48 56 ONE HEARTBEAT –•– Smokey Robinson – 4 (48) 49 52 I NEED LOVE –•– L.L. Cool J. – 2 (49) THIS WEEKS DEBUTS 37 — I JUST CAN’T STOP LOVING YOU –•– Michael Jackson & Siedah Garrett – 1 (37) 75 — NEVER LET ME DOWN –•– David Bowie – 1 (75) 81 — BE THERE –•– The Pointer Sisters – 1 (81) 87 — RUNNING IN THE FAMILY –•– Level 42 – 1 (87) 88 — OH YEAH –•– Yello – 1 (88) 96 — WORLD WHERE YOU LIVE –•– Crowded House – 1 (96) 97 — PAINTED MOON –•– The Silencers – 1 (97)