American Top 40 as Heard on July 19, 2020

American Top 40 as Heard on July 19, 2020

Today, we aired the American Top 40 countdown, which was originally broadcast on July 20, 1985. 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. Duran Duran – A View To A Kill (0)
    2. Prince – Raspberry Beret (+1)
    3. Paul Young – Everytime You Go Away (+3)
    4. Whitney Houston – You Give Good Love (+3)
    5. Phil Collins – Sussudio (-3)
    6. Survivor – The Search Is Over (-2)
    7. Sting – If You Love Somebody Set Them Free (+4)
    8. Bruce Springsteen – Glory Days (+1)
    9. Tears For Fears – Shout (+5)
    10. Eurythmics – Would I Lie To You (-5)
    11. Til Tuesday – Voices Carry (-3)
    12. Night Ranger – Sentimental Street (+1)
    13. Corey Hart – Never Surrender (+7)
    14. Power Station – Bang A Gong (Get It On) (+4)
    15. Paul Hardcastle – 19 (+1)
    16. Cyndi Lauper – The Goonies R Good Enough (-6)
    17. Debarge – Who’s Holding Donna Now (+4)
    18. Depeche Mode – People Are People (+4)
    19. Air Supply – Just As I Am (0)
    20. Bryan Adams – Heaven (-8)
    21. Huey Lewis & The News – The Power Of Love (+8)
    22. Dead Or Alive – You Spin Me Round (Like A Record) (+4)
    23. Kim Carnes – Crazy In The Night (-8)
    24. Aretha Franklin – Freeeway Of Love (+6)
    25. Heart – What About Love (+6)
    26. Madonna – Angel (-9)
    27. Freddie Jackson – Rock Me Tonight (+8)
    28. Bryan Adams – Summer Of ’69 (+10)*
    29. John Cafferty & The Beaver Brown Band – Tough All Over (-6)
    30. John Parr – St. Elmo’s Fire (NEW!)
    31. Amy Grant – Find A Way (+5)
    32. Tina Turner – We Don’t Need Another Hero (NEW!)
    33. Supertramp – Cannonball (-5)
    34. Beach Boys – Getcha Back (-7)
    35. Don Henley – Not Enough Love In The World (+4)
    36. Rick Springfield – State Of The Heart (+4)
    37. Daryl Hall & John Oates – Possession Obsession (-4)
    38. Howard Jones – Things Can Only Get Better (-14)**
    39. Billy Joel – You’re Only Human (Second Wind) (NEW!)
    40. Kenny Loggins – Forever (NEW!)


    Songs falling off:

    Tears For Fears – Everybody Wants To Rule The World (25)

    Glenn Frey – Smuggler’s Blues (32)

    Katrina And The Waves – Walking On Sunshine (34)

    Mary Jane Girls – In My House (37)