American Top 40 as Heard on April 5, 2020

American Top 40 as Heard on April 5, 2020

Today, we aired the American Top 40 countdown, which was originally broadcast on April 2, 1988. 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. Michael Jackson – Man In The Mirror (0)
  2. Richard Marx – Endless Summer Nights (0)
  3. Billy Ocean – Get Outta My Dreams Get Into My Car (+2)
  4. Debbie Gibson – Out Of The Blue (0)
  5. Keith Sweat – I Want Her (+2)
  6. Jets – Rocket 2 U (+3)
  7. INXS – Devil Inside (+5)
  8. Rick Astley – Never Gonna Give You Up (-5)
  9. Pebbles – Girlfriend (+4)
  10. Whitney Houston – Where Do Broken Hearts Go (+6)
  11. Michael Bolton – (Sittin’ On) The Dock Of The Bay (0)
  12. Terence Trent D’Arby – Wishing Well (+5)
  13. Def Leppard – Hysteria (-3)
  14. Jody Watley – Some Kind Of Lover (+4)
  15. Belinda Carlisle – I Get Weak (-9)
  16. Aerosmith – Angel (+4)
  17. Tiffany – I Saw Him Standing There (+4)
  18. John Cougar Mellencamp – Check It Out (+1)
  19. George Michael – Father Figure (-11)**
  20. Taylor Dayne – Prove Your Love (+5)
  21. Patrick Swayze – She’s Like The Wind (-6)
  22. Rick Springfield – Rock Of Life (+2)
  23. Natalie Cole – Pink Cadillac (+4)
  24. David Lee Roth – Just Like Paradise (-10)
  25. Bruce Springsteen – One Step Up (+3)
  26. Icehouse – Electric Blue (+5)
  27. Scarlett & Black – You Don’t Know (+3)
  28. Alexander O’Neal ft. Cherrelle – Never Knew Love Like This (+1)
  29. Gloria Estefan – Anything For You (+5)
  30. Morris Day – Fishnet (+8)*
  31. LL Cool J – Going Back To Cali (+4)
  32. Louis Armstrong – What A Wonderful World (+1)
  33. George Harrison – When We Was Fab (-10)
  34. Toto – Pamela (+6)
  35. Henry Lee Summer – I Wish I Had A Girl (NEW!)
  36. Samantha Fox – Naughty Girls (Need Love Too) (NEW!)
  37. Cher – I Found Someone (-11)**
  38. Deele – Two Occasions (NEW!)
  39. Johnny Hates Jazz – Shattered Dreams (NEW!)
  40. Brenda Russell ft. Joe Esposito – Piano In The Dark (NEW!)


Songs falling off:

Sting – Be Still My Beating Heart (22)

Gloria Estefan – Can’t Stay Away From You (32)

Gladys Knight & The Pips – Love Overboard (36)

M/A/R/R/S – Pump Up The Volume (37)

Eric Carmen – Hungry Eyes (39)