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Weekly Rock Top 20 for August 24, 1985

The number one song this week is Lonely Ol' Night by John Cougar Mellencamp. Finding a spot at number two this week is And She Was by Talking Heads. At number three this week is Michael McDonald with No Lookin' Back.


3 1   Lonely Ol' Night 5  
  John Cougar Mellencamp
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2 2   And She Was    
  Talking Heads
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7 3   No Lookin' Back 30  
  Michael McDonald
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1 4   Fortress Around Your Heart 1 4  
  Sting
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10 5   And We Danced 4 12  
  Hooters
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9 6   Back In Time 2    
  Huey Lewis And The News
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5 7   Cry 5 11  
  Godley & Creme
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19 8   Dancing In The Street 1 9  
  Mick Jagger/David Bowie
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6 9   Tonight It's You 5    
  Cheap Trick
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18 10   Lovin' Every Minute Of It 1 7  
  Loverboy
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14 11   Kayleigh 8    
  Marillion
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15 12   Four In The Morning (I Can't Take Any More) 5 16  
  Night Ranger
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11 13   Head Over Heels 11 2  
  Tears For Fears
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16 14   So Far Away 10  
  Dire Straits
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13 15   Every Step Of The Way 11 27  
  John Waite
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12 16   C-I-T-Y 8 13  
  John Cafferty And The Beaver Brown Band
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4 17   Smokin' In The Boys Room 2 10  
  Motley Crue
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- 18   Bad 14    
  U2
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20 19   Sink The Pink    
  AC/DC
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- 20   Money For Nothing 1 1  
  Dire Straits
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