American Top 40 as Heard on February 9, 2020

American Top 40 as Heard on February 9, 2020

Today, we aired the American Top 40 countdown, which was originally broadcast on February 11, 1984. Below is the song list featuring the artist, title, and how many rank positions the song moved up or down from the prior week’s countdown.

1. Culture Club – “Karma Chameleon” (0)

2. Kool And The Gang – “Joanna” (+2)

3. Romantics – “Talking In Your Sleep” (0)

4. Yes – “Owner Of A Lonely Heart” (-2)

5. Van Halen – “Jump” (+6)

6. Genesis – “That’s All” (+2)

7. Lionel Richie – “Running With The Night” (0)

8. John Cougar Mellencamp – “Pink Houses” (+2)

9. Christopher Cross – “Think Of Laura” (0)

10. Elton John – “I Guess That’s Why They Call It The Blues” (-4)

11. Matthew Wilder – “Break My Stride” (-6)

12. Nena – “99 Red Balloons” (+6)

13. Shannon – “Let The Music Play” (+1)

14. Billy Joel – “An Innocent Man” (+1)

15. Cyndi Lauper – “Girls Just Want To Have Fun” (+6)

16. Ray Parker Jr – “I Still Can’t Get Over Loving You” (-4)

17. John Lennon – “Nobody Told Me” (+5)

18. Police – “Wrapped Around Your Finger” (+1)

19. Pretenders – “Middle Of The Road” (+1)

20. Michael Jackson – “Thriller” (NEW!)

21. James Ingram & Michael McDonald – “Yah Mo B There” (+2)

22. Madonna – “Holiday” (-6)

23. Paul McCartney – “So Bad” (+1)

24. Paul McCartney & Michael Jackson – “Say Say Say” (-11)

25. Duran Duran – “New Moon On Monday” (+4)

26. Huey Lewis & The News – “I Want A New Drug” (+5)

27. Christine McVie – “Got A Hold On Me” (+5)

28. Eurythmics – “Here Comes The Rain Again” (+11)*

29. Real Life – “Send Me An Angel” (+1)

30. Olivia Newton-John – “Twist Of Fate” (-13)**

31. Quiet Riot – “Bang Your Head” (+4)

32. Kenny Rogers – “This Woman” (+4)

33. Rockwell – “Somebody’s Watching Me” (NEW!)

34. Stevie Nicks – “Nightbird” (-1)

35. K.C. And The Sunshine Band – “Give It Up” (+2)

36. Kenny Loggins – “Footloose” (NEW!)

37. Irene Cara – “The Dream” (+1)

38. Sheena Easton – “Almost Over You” (NEW!)

39. Dan Fogelberg – “The Language Of Love” (NEW!)

40. Pointer Sisters – “Automatic” (NEW!)

Songs falling off:

Duran Duran – “Union Of The Snake” (25)

Deborah Allen – “Baby I Lied” (26)

Jump N The Saddle – “The Curly Shuffle” (27)

Daryl Hall & John Oates – “Say It Isn’t So” (28)

Debarge – “Time Will Reveal” (34)

Jeffrey Osborne – “Stay With Me Tonight” (40)