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A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z OtherTop 1000

Top R&B Songs of 1985

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We Are the World1.03/1985
We Are the World by USA for Africa 

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from We Are the World: U.S.A. for Africa   We Are the World: U.S.A. for Africa

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342
US ✫1
US AC ✫1
US country 76
US R&B ✫1
US rock 27
UK ✫1
[Grammy Award for Song of the Year 1986]
[Grammy Award for Record of the Year 1986]
benefit recording by all-star group
[Columbia 04839]
written by Michael Jackson & Lionel Richie
Saving All My Love for You2.08/1985
Saving All My Love for You by Whitney Houston 

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from Whitney Houston   Whitney Houston

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321
US ✫1
US AC ✫1
US R&B ✫1
UK ✫1
[Arista 9381]
written by Gerry Goffin & Michael Masser
Part-Time Lover3.09/1985
Part-Time Lover by Stevie Wonder 

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from In Square Circle   In Square Circle

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306
US ✫1
US AC ✫1
US dance ✫1
US R&B ✫1
UK 3
[Tamla 1808]
written by Stevie Wonder
4.11/1985
When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Get Going by Billy Ocean 

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from The Jewel of the Nile: Music from the 20th Century Fox Motion Picture Soundtrack   The Jewel of the Nile: Music from the 20th Century Fox Motion Picture Soundtrack

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301
US 2
US AC 2
US dance 31
US R&B 6
UK ✫1
written by Wayne Anton Braithwaite, Barry Eastmond (as Barry James Eastmond), Robert John "Mutt" Lange & Billy Ocean
How Will I Know5.12/1985
How Will I Know by Whitney Houston 

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from Whitney Houston   Whitney Houston

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297
US ✫1
US AC ✫1
US dance 3
US R&B ✫1
UK 5
produced by Narada Michael Walden
[Arista 9434]
written by George Merrill, Shannon Rubicam & Narada Michael Walden
6.11/1985
West End Girls by Pet Shop Boys 

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from Please   Please

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297
US ✫1
US AC 26
US dance ✫1
US R&B 36
US rock 37
UK ✫1
[BRIT Awards Best British Single 1987]
[R]
[EMI America 8307]
written by Neil Tennant & Chris Lowe
Say You, Say Me7.11/1985
Say You, Say Me by Lionel Richie 

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from Dancing on the Ceiling   Dancing on the Ceiling

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280
US ✫1
US AC ✫1
US R&B ✫1
UK 8
[Academy Award for Best Original Song 1985]
[Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song 1985]
[Motown 1819]
written by Lionel Richie
8.02/1985
One More Night by Phil Collins 

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from No Jacket Required   No Jacket Required

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275
US ✫1
US AC ✫1
US R&B 80
US rock 4
UK 4
[Atlantic 89588]
written by Phil Collins
Crazy for You9.03/1985
Crazy for You by Madonna 

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from Vision Quest: Original Soundtrack of the Warner Bros Motion Picture   Vision Quest: Original Soundtrack of the Warner Bros Motion Picture

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273
US ✫1
US AC 2
US R&B 80
UK 2
[Geffen 29051]
written by John Bettis & Jon Lind
That's What Friends Are For10.11/1985
That's What Friends Are For by Dionne Warwick 

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from Friends   Friends

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268
US ✫1
US AC ✫1
US R&B ✫1
UK 16
as Dionne Warwick and Friends featuring Gladys Knight, Stevie Wonder & Elton John
[Grammy Award for Song of the Year 1987]
written by Burt Bacharach & Carole Bayer Sager
Cherish11.05/1985
Cherish by Kool & the Gang 

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from Emergency   Emergency

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263
US 2
US AC ✫1
US R&B ✫1
UK 4
[Polygram 880869 (De-lite)]
written by Robert Bell (as Robert "Kool" Bell), Kool & the Gang & James "J.T." Taylor
12.03/1985
Axel F by Harold Faltermeyer 

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from Beverly Hills Cop: Music from the Motion Picture Soundtrack   Beverly Hills Cop: Music from the Motion Picture Soundtrack

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262
US 3
US AC ✫1
US dance ✫1
US R&B 13
UK 2
chated as New Attitude / Axel F in US dance charts [instrumental]
[MCA 52536]
written by Harold Faltermeyer
Miami Vice Theme13.09/1985
Miami Vice Theme by Jan Hammer 

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from Miami Vice   Miami Vice

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261
US ✫1
US AC 16
US dance 23
US R&B 10
US rock 29
UK 5
[instrumental]
[MCA 52666]
written by Jan Hammer
Rhythm of the Night14.02/1985
Rhythm of the Night by DeBarge 

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from Rhythm of the Night   Rhythm of the Night

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256
US 3
US AC ✫1
US dance 3
US R&B ✫1
UK 4
[Gordy 1770]
written by Diane Warren
I'm Your Man15.11/1985
I'm Your Man by Wham! 

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from Music from the Edge of Heaven   Music from the Edge of Heaven

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253
US 3
US AC 13
US dance 42
US R&B 55
UK ✫1
written by George Michael
Nightshift16.01/1985
Nightshift by The Commodores 

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from Nightshift   Nightshift

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245
US 3
US AC 2
US R&B ✫1
UK 3
[tribute to Marvin Gaye & Jackie Wilson]
[Motown 1773]
written by Walter Orange, Dennis Lambert & Franne Golde
We Don't Need Another Hero (Thunderdome)17.07/1985
We Don't Need Another Hero (Thunderdome) by Tina Turner 

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from Mad Max: Beyond Thunderdome: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack   Mad Max: Beyond Thunderdome: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

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244
US 2
US AC 3
US dance 23
US R&B 3
US rock 29
UK 3
[Capitol 5491]
written by Terry Britten & Graham Lyle
Sussudio18.01/1985
Sussudio by Phil Collins 

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from No Jacket Required   No Jacket Required

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242
US ✫1
US AC 30
US dance 4
US R&B 8
US rock 10
UK 12
[Atlantic 89560]
written by Phil Collins
19.03/1985
Suddenly by Billy Ocean 

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from Suddenly   Suddenly

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231
US 4
US AC ✫1
US R&B 5
UK 4
[Arista 9323]
written by Billy Ocean & Keith Diamond
Material Girl20.02/1985
Material Girl by Madonna 

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from Like a Virgin   Like a Virgin

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231
US 2
US AC 38
US dance ✫1
US R&B 49
UK 3
[Sire 7-29083]
written by Peter Brown & Robert Rans
21.06/1985
The Power of Love by Huey Lewis & the News 

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from Back to the Future   Back to the Future

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221
US ✫1
US AC 6
US dance 22
US R&B 81
US rock ✫1
[Chrysalis 42876]
written by Huey Lewis, Chris Hayes & Johnny Colla
Secret Lovers22.11/1985
Secret Lovers by Atlantic Starr 

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from As the Band Turns   As the Band Turns

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211
US 3
US AC ✫1
US R&B 4
UK 10
[A&M 2788]
written by David Lewis & Wayne Lewis
Living in America23.12/1985
Living in America by James Brown 

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from Rocky IV: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack   Rocky IV: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

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211
US 4
US dance 3
US R&B 10
UK 5
[Scotti Brothers 05682 ]
written by Dan Hartman & Charlie Midnight
Raspberry Beret24.05/1985
Raspberry Beret by Prince 

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from Around the World in a Day   Around the World in a Day

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208
US 2
US dance 4
US R&B 3
US rock 40
UK 25
with The Revolution
charted as Raspberry Beret / She's Always In My Hair in US dance charts
[Paisley Park 28972]
written by Prince
Oh Sheila25.08/1985
Oh Sheila by Ready for the World 

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from Ready for the World   Ready for the World

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203
US ✫1
US dance ✫1
US R&B ✫1
[MCA 52636]
written by Melvin Riley, Gordon Strozier & Gerald Valentine
1926.05/1985
19 by Paul Hardcastle 

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from Paul Hardcastle   

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197
US 15
US dance ✫1
US R&B 8
UK ✫1
title refers to the average age of u.s. soldiers in vietnam
[Chrysalis VS4 42860]
written by Paul Hardcastle, William Coutourie & Jonas McCord
Who's Zoomin' Who?27.09/1985
Who's Zoomin' Who? by Aretha Franklin 

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from Who's Zoomin' Who?   Who's Zoomin' Who?

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194
US 7
US AC 10
US dance ✫1
US R&B 2
UK 11
produced by Narada Michael Walden
written by Aretha Franklin, Preston Glass & Narada Michael Walden
Angel28.04/1985
Angel by Madonna 

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from Like a Virgin   Like a Virgin

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193
US 5
US AC 5
US dance ✫1
US R&B 71
UK 5
charted as Into the Groove / Angel in US dance charts
[Sire 7-29008]
written by Madonna & Stephen Bray
29.06/1985
Freeway of Love by Aretha Franklin 

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from Who's Zoomin' Who?   Who's Zoomin' Who?

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191
US 3
US AC 11
US dance ✫1
US R&B ✫1
UK 68
produced by Narada Michael Walden
[Arista 9355]
written by Jeffrey Cohen & Narada Michael Walden
Let's Go All the Way30.12/1985
Let's Go All the Way by Sly Fox 

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from Let's Go All the Way   Let's Go All the Way

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191
US 7
US R&B 57
UK 3
[Capitol 5463]
written by Gary Cooper (as Gary "Mudbone" Cooper)
31.02/1985
Things Can Only Get Better by Howard Jones 

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from Dream into Action   Dream into Action

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188
US 5
US AC 38
US dance 10
US R&B 54
US rock 21
UK 6
[Elektra 7-69651]
written by Howard Jones
If You Love Somebody Set Them Free32.06/1985
If You Love Somebody Set Them Free by Sting 

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from The Dream of the Blue Turtles   The Dream of the Blue Turtles

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180
US 3
US AC 39
US dance 10
US R&B 17
US rock ✫1
UK 26
[A&M 2738]
written by Sting
Dress You Up33.08/1985
Dress You Up by Madonna 

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from Like a Virgin   Like a Virgin

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179
US 5
US AC 32
US dance 3
US R&B 64
UK 5
[Sire 7-28919]
written by Peggy Stanziale & Andrea LaRusso
You Give Good Love34.05/1985
You Give Good Love by Whitney Houston 

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from Whitney Houston   Whitney Houston

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178
US 3
US AC 4
US R&B ✫1
UK 93
[Arista 1-9274]
written by LaLa
The Sweetest Taboo35.10/1985
The Sweetest Taboo by Sade 

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from Promise   Promise

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178
US 5
US AC ✫1
US R&B 3
UK 31
[Portrait 05713]
written by Sade Adu & Martin Ditcham
Party All the Time36.10/1985
Party All the Time by Eddie Murphy 

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from How Could It Be   How Could It Be

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176
US 2
US dance 19
US R&B 8
[Columbia 05609]
written by Rick James
Who's Holding Donna Now?37.06/1985
Who's Holding Donna Now? by DeBarge 

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from Rhythm of the Night   Rhythm of the Night

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158
US 6
US AC ✫1
US R&B 2
UK 83
co-produced by David Foster
[Gordy 1793]
written by David Foster, Jay Graydon & Randy Goodrum
Go Home38.11/1985
Go Home by Stevie Wonder 

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from In Square Circle   In Square Circle

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157
US 10
US AC ✫1
US dance ✫1
US R&B 2
UK 67
[Tamla 1817]
written by Stevie Wonder
In My House39.03/1985
In My House by Mary Jane Girls 

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from Only Four You   Only Four You

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154
US 7
US dance ✫1
US R&B 3
UK 77
produced by Rick James
[Gordy 1741]
written by Rick James
I Miss You40.09/1985
I Miss You by Klymaxx 

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from Meeting in the Ladies Room   Meeting in the Ladies Room

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148
US 5
US AC 3
US R&B 11
UK 89
[Constellation 52606]
written by Lynn Malsby
Pop Life41.07/1985
Pop Life by Prince 

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from Around the World in a Day   Around the World in a Day

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139
US 7
US dance 5
US R&B 8
UK 60
with The Revolution
charted as Pop Life / Hello in US dance charts
[Paisley Park 28998]
written by Prince
All She Wants to Do Is Dance42.01/1985
All She Wants to Do Is Dance by Don Henley 

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from Building the Perfect Beast   Building the Perfect Beast

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134
US 9
US dance 10
US R&B 65
US rock ✫1
[Geffen 29065]
written by Danny Kootch (as Danny Kortchmar)
Into the Groove43.06/1985
Into the Groove by Madonna 

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from Like a Virgin [second edition]   Like a Virgin [second edition]

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132
US dance ✫1
US R&B 19
UK ✫1
charted as Into the Groove / Angel in US dance charts
written by Madonna & Stephen Bray
Dare Me44.07/1985
Dare Me by The Pointer Sisters 

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from Contact   Contact

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128
US 11
US AC 32
US dance ✫1
US R&B 6
UK 17
[Planet 14126]
written by Sam Lorber & Dave Innis
45.05/1985
Frankie by Sister Sledge 

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from When the Boys Meet the Girls   

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127
US 75
US AC 15
US R&B 32
UK ✫1
produced by Nile Rodgers
[Atlantic 89547]
written by Joy Denny
Conga46.07/1985
Conga by Miami Sound Machine 

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from Primitive Love   

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126
US 10
US dance 7
US R&B 60
UK 79
written by Enrique Garcia
Saturday Love47.12/1985
Saturday Love by Cherrelle 

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from Alexander O'Neal   

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113
US 26
US dance 13
US R&B 2
UK 6
as Cherrelle with Arthur Alexander
[Tabu 05767]
written by Jimmy Jam (as James Harris III) & Terry Lewis
Chain Reaction48.11/1985
Chain Reaction by Diana Ross 

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from Eaten Alive   Eaten Alive

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111
US 95
US R&B 85
UK ✫1
[RCA 14245]
written by Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb & Maurice Gibb
A Love Bizarre49.11/1985
A Love Bizarre by Sheila E. 

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from Romance 1600   Romance 1600

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107
US 11
US dance ✫1
US R&B 2
UK 76
[Paisley Park 28890]
written by Prince & Sheila E.
50.09/1985
You Are My Lady by Freddie Jackson 

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from Rock Me Tonight   Rock Me Tonight

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103
US 12
US AC 3
US R&B ✫1
UK 49
[Capitol 5495]
written by Barry Eastmond
51.02/1985
Just Another Night by Mick Jagger 

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from She's the Boss   She's the Boss

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100
US 12
US dance 11
US R&B 83
US rock ✫1
UK 32
[Columbia 04743]
written by Mick Jagger
Sisters Are Doin' It for Themselves52.10/1985
Sisters Are Doin' It for Themselves by Eurythmics & Aretha Franklin 

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from Be Yourself Tonight   Be Yourself Tonight

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98
US 18
US dance 10
US R&B 66
UK 9
written by Annie Lennox & Dave Stewart [David Allan Stewart]
Trapped53.08/1985
Trapped by Colonel Abrams 

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from Colonel Abrams   

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93
US dance ✫1
US R&B 20
UK 3
[MCA 52638]
written by Colonel Abrams & Marston Freeman
I Wonder If I Take You Home54.04/1985
I Wonder If I Take You Home by Lisa Lisa and Cult Jam 

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from Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam with Full Force   Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam with Full Force

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93
US 34
US dance ✫1
US R&B 6
UK 12
with Full Force
written by Full Force
55.09/1985
Perfect Way by Scritti Politti 

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from Cupid & Psyche 85   Cupid & Psyche 85

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88
US 11
US dance 6
US R&B 85
UK 48
[Warner 7-28949]
written by Green Gartside & David Gamson
New Attitude56.02/1985
New Attitude by Patti LaBelle / Harold Faltermeyer 

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from Beverly Hills Cop: Music from the Motion Picture Soundtrack   Beverly Hills Cop: Music from the Motion Picture Soundtrack

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87
US 17
US dance ✫1
US R&B 3
chated as New Attitude / Axel F in US dance charts
written by Sharon Robinson (as Sharon Teresa Robinson), Jon Gilutin & Bunny Hull
57.03/1985
Feel So Real by Steve Arrington 

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from Dancin' in the Key of Life   

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76
US 104
US dance 5
US R&B 17
UK 5
[Atlantic 89576]
written by Steve Arrington & India Arrington
One of the Living58.10/1985
One of the Living by Tina Turner 

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from Mad Max: Beyond Thunderdome: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack   Mad Max: Beyond Thunderdome: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

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75
US 15
US dance 6
US R&B 41
UK 55
[Capitol 5518]
written by Holly Knight
Hangin' on a String (Contemplating)59.02/1985
Hangin' on a String (Contemplating) by Loose Ends 

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from So Where Are You?   So Where Are You?

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73
US 43
US dance 12
US R&B ✫1
UK 13
[MCA 52570]
written by Carl McIntosh, Jane Eugene & Steve Nichol
Sidewalk Talk60.02/1985
Sidewalk Talk by Jellybean 

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70
US 18
US dance ✫1
US R&B 51
featuring Catherine Buchanan
[EMI America 8297]
written by Madonna
61.12/1985
Digital Display by Ready for the World 

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from Ready for the World   Ready for the World

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70
US 21
US dance 3
US R&B 4
[MCA 52734]
written by Gregory Potts
62.10/1985
Emergency by Kool & the Gang 

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from Emergency   Emergency

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67
US 18
US dance 41
US R&B 7
UK 50
[Polygram 884199 (De-lite)]
written by George Brown, Kool & the Gang & James "J.T." Taylor
63.10/1985
Everybody Dance by Ta Mara & the Seen 

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from Ta Mara & the Seen   

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66
US 24
US dance 9
US R&B 3
written by Jesse Johnson & Ta Mara
64.01/1985
This Is My Night by Chaka Khan 

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from I Feel for You   I Feel for You

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66
US 60
US dance ✫1
US R&B 11
UK 14
[Warner 29098]
written by Mic Murphy & David Frank
65.07/1985
Mystery Lady by Billy Ocean 

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from Suddenly   Suddenly

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65
US 24
US AC 5
US R&B 10
UK 49
[Arista 9374]
written by Billy Ocean, Keith Diamond & James Woodley
Let Me Be the One66.07/1985
Let Me Be the One by Five Star 

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from Luxury of Life   Luxury of Life

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61
US 59
US dance 9
US R&B 2
UK 18
[RCA 14230]
written by Ian Foster
The Show67.11/1985
The Show by Doug E. Fresh 

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from Oh, My God!   Oh, My God!

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60
US R&B 4
UK 7
as Doug E. Fresh & the Get Fresh Crew
[novelty]
written by Doug E. Fresh (as Douglas E. Davis) & Slick Rick (as Ricky Walters)
68.09/1985
Object of My Desire by Starpoint 

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from Restless   Restless

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59
US 25
US dance 12
US R&B 8
[Elektra 69621]
written by Ky Adeyemo (as Kayode Adeyemo), Ernesto Phillips & Keith Diamond
69.05/1985
History by Mai Tai 

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from Mai Tai   

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59
US 109
US dance 3
US R&B 37
UK 8
[Critique 715]
written by Jochim Fluitsima & Eric van Tijn
70.03/1985
Could It Be I'm Falling in Love by David Grant & Jaki Graham 

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from Hopes and Dreams   

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58
US R&B 60
UK 5
[Capitol 5553]
written by Melvin Steals & Mervin Steals
71.08/1985
A Nite at the Apollo Live! The Way You Do the Things You Do/My Girl by Hall & Oates 

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from Live at the Apollo   Live at the Apollo

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58
US 20
US AC 12
US R&B 40
US rock 43
UK 58
with David Ruffin & Eddie Kendricks
[live]
written by Smokey Robinson & Bobby Rogers
72.12/1985
He'll Never Love You (Like I Do) by Freddie Jackson 

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from Rock Me Tonight   Rock Me Tonight

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58
US 25
US AC 28
US dance 19
US R&B 8
UK 81
written by Keith Diamond & Barry Eastmond
73.05/1985
All Fall Down by Five Star 

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from Luxury of Life   Luxury of Life

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57
US 65
US dance 6
US R&B 16
UK 15
[RCA 14163]
written by Barry Blue & Robin Smith
74.09/1985
I'll Be Good by René & Angela 

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from Street Called Desire   Street Called Desire

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57
US 47
US dance 7
US R&B 4
UK 22
[Mercury 884 009-7]
written by René Moore & Angela Winbush
75.08/1985
Say I'm Your No. 1 by Princess 

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56
US dance 22
US R&B 20
UK 7
[Next Plateau 301]
written by Mike Stock, Matt Aitken & Pete Waterman
Slave to the Rhythm76.10/1985
Slave to the Rhythm by Grace Jones 

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from Slave to the Rhythm   Slave to the Rhythm

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55
US dance ✫1
US R&B 20
UK 12
written by Bruce Woolley, Simon Darlow, Stephen Lipson & Trevor Horn
77.06/1985
Dancin' in the Key of Life by Steve Arrington 

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53
US 68
US dance 2
US R&B 8
UK 21
[Atlantic 89535]
written by Steve Arrington & India Arrington
78.03/1985
Some Things Are Better Left Unsaid by Hall & Oates 

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from Big Bam Boom   Big Bam Boom

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53
US 18
US AC 17
US R&B 85
[RCA 14036]
written by Daryl Hall
79.06/1985
My Toot Toot by Denise LaSalle 

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53
US R&B 79
UK 6
aka My Tu - Tu
written by Sidney Simien
Sun City80.11/1985
Sun City by Artists United Against Apartheid 

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from Sun City: Artists United Against Apartheid   Sun City: Artists United Against Apartheid

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51
US 38
US dance 48
US R&B 21
US rock 41
UK 21
co-produced by Little Steven
[Manhattan 50017]
written by Steven Van Zandt
81.12/1985
Alice, I Want You Just for Me! by Full Force 

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49
US dance 34
US R&B 16
UK 9
written by Howie Tee
82.08/1985
Single Life by Cameo 

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from Single Life   Single Life

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49
US dance 26
US R&B 2
UK 15
[Atlanta Artists 884010]
written by Larry Blackmon & Tomi Jenkins
83.03/1985
'Til My Baby Comes Home by Luther Vandross 

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from The Night I Fell in Love   The Night I Fell in Love

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48
US 29
US R&B 4
featuring Billy Preston
[Epic 04760]
written by Luther Vandross & Marcus Miller
84.04/1985
Thinking About Your Love by Skipworth & Turner 

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from Skipworth & Turner   

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47
US 104
US dance ✫1
US R&B 10
UK 24
[4th & B'way 7414]
written by Rodney Skipworth & Phil Turner
85.08/1985
Takes a Little Time by Total Contrast 

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from Total Contrast   Total Contrast

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46
US dance ✫1
US R&B 80
UK 17
[London 882070]
written by Steve Harvey, Robin Achampong & Delroy Murray
86.06/1985
Possession Obsession by Hall & Oates 

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from Big Bam Boom   Big Bam Boom

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43
US 30
US AC 8
US dance 20
US R&B 69
charted as Possession Obsession / Dance on Your Knees in US dance charts
[RCA 14100]
written by Daryl Hall, John Oates, Sara Allen & Janna Allen
You Wear It Well87.08/1985
You Wear It Well by El DeBarge 

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from Rhythm of the Night   

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43
US 46
US dance ✫1
US R&B 7
with DeBarge
[Gordy 1804]
written by Chico DeBarge & El DeBarge
Do You Wanna Get Away88.04/1985
Do You Wanna Get Away by Shannon 

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from Do You Wanna Get Away   

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42
US 49
US dance ✫1
US R&B 13
written by Ann Godwin & Chris Barbosa
89.01/1985
The Borderlines by Jeffrey Osborne 

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from Don't Stop   Don't Stop

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42
US 38
US dance 7
US R&B 7
UK 98
[A&M 2695]
written by Raymond Jones
90.06/1985
Round and Round by Jaki Graham 

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from Heaven Knows   

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42
US R&B 85
UK 9
[Capitol 5516]
written by Derek Bramble
Caravan of Love91.12/1985
Caravan of Love by Isley Jasper Isley 

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from Caravan of Love   Caravan of Love

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41
US 51
US AC 16
US R&B ✫1
[CBS Associated 05611]
written by Ernie Isley, Chris Jasper & Marvin Isley
92.12/1985
Baby Talk by Alisha 

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from Alisha   Alisha

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39
US 68
US dance ✫1
US R&B 75
UK 67
[Vanguard 35262]
written by Greg Brown
Take Me with U93.02/1985
Take Me with U by Prince 

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from Purple Rain   Purple Rain

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38
US 25
US R&B 40
with The Revolution
[Warner 7-29079]
written by Prince
94.10/1985
Girls Are More Fun by Ray Parker Jr 

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from Sex and the Single Man   Sex and the Single Man

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38
US 34
US R&B 21
UK 46
written by Ray Parker Jr
95.06/1985
Save Your Love (For #1) by René & Angela 

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from Street Called Desire   Street Called Desire

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38
US 101
US dance 3
US R&B ✫1
UK 66
[Mercury 880731]
written by René Moore & Angela Winbush
96.01/1985
Say Yeah by The Limit 

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37
US dance 7
US R&B 81
UK 17
[Portrait 04671]
written by Bernard Oattes, Rob van Schaik & Van Gibbs
97.02/1985
The Word Is Out by Jermaine Stewart 

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from The Word Is Out   The Word Is Out

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37
US 41
US dance 4
US R&B 17
[Arista 1-9256]
written by Jermaine Stewart, J. David Lindsay & G. Craig
98.06/1985
Turn It Up by The Conway Brothers 

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from Turn It Up!   

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37
US R&B 81
UK 11
[Paula 1245]
written by Fredrick Conway, Hiawatha Conway, Huston Conway & James Conway
99.02/1985
The Bird by The Time 

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from Ice Cream Castle   Ice Cream Castle

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37
US 36
US dance 6
US R&B 33
[Warner 29094]
written by Prince & Jesse Johnson
100.07/1985
Wild and Crazy Love by Mary Jane Girls 

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from Only Four You   Only Four You

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37
US 42
US dance 3
US R&B 10
produced by Rick James
[Gordy 1798]
written by Kenny Hawkins & Rick James

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