US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending September 5, 1987

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending September 5th, 1987. Check out the top 100 artists of 80s here. Make sure to also check the 1987’s Top 40 Singles here. los-lobos-la-bamba-slash los-lobos-la-bamba-1987-3 TW LW TITLE Artist – Weeks on Chart (Peak Position) 1 1 LA BAMBA –•– Los Lobos – 11 (1) 2 6 I JUST CAN’T STOP LOVING YOU –•– Michael Jackson & Siedah Garrett – 5 (2) 3 2 WHO’S THAT GIRL –•– Madonna – 9 (1) 4 5 ONLY IN MY DREAMS –•– Debbie Gibson – 18 (4) 5 8 DIDN’T WE ALMOST HAVE IT ALL –•– Whitney Houston – 6 (5) 6 3 DON’T MEAN NOTHING –•– Richard Marx – 13 (3) 7 10 CAN’T WE TRY –•– Dan Hill & Vonda Shepard – 14 (7) 8 15 HERE I GO AGAIN –•– Whitesnake – 10 (8) 9 7 ROCK STEADY –•– The Whispers – 14 (7) 10 14 DOING IT ALL FOR MY BABY –•– Huey Lewis & The News – 8 (10) 11 16 WHEN SMOKEY SINGS –•– ABC – 10 (11) 12 12 LOVE POWER –•– Dionne Warwick & Jeffrey Osborne – 9 (12) 13 4 LUKA –•– Suzanne Vega – 14 (3) 14 9 IT’S NOT OVER (‘TIL IT’S OVER) –•– Starship – 11 (9) 15 19 TOUCH OF GREY –•– Grateful Dead – 7 (15) 16 20 WIPE OUT –•– Fat Boys & Beach Boys – 9 (16) 17 21 I HEARD A RUMOUR –•– Bananarama – 8 (17) 18 24 I NEED LOVE –•– L.L. Cool J. – 6 (18) 19 13 I WANT YOUR SEX –•– George Michael – 14 (2) 20 25 WHO FOUND WHO –•– Jellybean Featuring Elisa Fiorillo – 9 (20) 21 30 LOST IN EMOTION –•– Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam – 6 (21) 22 31 CARRIE –•– Europe – 6 (22) 23 26 MARY’S PRAYER –•– Danny Wilson – 14 (23) 24 29 ONE HEARTBEAT –•– Smokey Robinson – 8 (24) 25 11 I STILL HAVEN’T FOUND WHAT I’M LOOKING FOR –•– U2 – 13 (1) 26 17 LIVING IN A BOX –•– Living In A Box – 12 (17) 27 27 LIES –•– Jonathan Butler – 11 (27) 28 18 HEART AND SOUL –•– T’Pau – 19 (4) 29 35 U GOT THE LOOK –•– Prince – 6 (29) 30 33 JUMP START –•– Natalie Cole – 7 (30) 31 38 WHO WILL YOU RUN TO –•– Heart – 4 (31) 32 37 PAPER IN FIRE –•– John Cougar Mellencamp – 4 (32) 33 23 GIVE TO LIVE –•– Sammy Hagar – 12 (23) 34 45 CASANOVA –•– Levert – 4 (34) 35 39 NAME (A SONG FOR MISSY) –•– Off Restriction – 8 (35) 36 47 LET ME BE THE ONE –•– Expose – 4 (36) 37 22 BACK IN THE HIGH LIFE AGAIN –•– Steve Winwood – 15 (13) 38 28 CROSS MY BROKEN HEART –•– The Jets – 14 (7) 39 48 NEVER LET ME DOWN –•– David Bowie – 5 (39) 40 46 FAKE –•– Alexander O’Neal – 7 (40) THIS WEEKS DROPS 43 32 JAM TONIGHT –•– Freddie Jackson – 11 (32) 46 34 SHAKEDOWN –•– Bob Seger – 16 (1) 50 36 RHYTHM IS GONNA GET YOU –•– Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine – 15 (5) 53 40 ALONE –•– Heart – 17 (1) POWER PLAYS 41 43 BACK TO PARADISE –•– .38 Special – 7 (41) 42 49 BE THERE –•– The Pointer Sisters – 5 (42) 44 54 VICTIM OF LOVE –•– Bryan Adams – 3 (44) 45 57 SOMETHING REAL (INSIDE ME/INSIDE YOU) –•– Mr. Mister – 3 (45) 47 66 LITTLE LIES –•– Fleetwood Mac – 2 (47) 48 55 IN MY DREAMS –•– REO Speedwagon – 8 (48) 49 65 YOU ARE THE GIRLS –•– The Cars – 2 (49) THIS WEEKS DEBUTS 70 — IT’S A SIN –•– Pet Shop Boys – 1 (70) 72 — MONY MONY –•– Billy Idol – 1 (72) 75 — I’VE BEEN IN LOVE BEFORE –•– Cutting Crew – 1 (75) 87 — I WON’T FORGET YOU –•– Poison – 1 (87) 91 — THAT’S WHAT LOVE IS ALL ABOUT –•– Michael Bolton – 1 (91) 92 — BETCHA SAY THAT –•– Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine – 1 (92)