1985 Top 40 Official Singles Chart UK Archive

26th October 1985

Pos LW WKs Title, Artist Links
1 1
THE POWER OF LOVE

THE POWER OF LOVE

JENNIFER RUSH

2 5
TAKE ON ME

TAKE ON ME

A-HA

3 3
TRAPPED

TRAPPED

COLONEL ABRAMS

4 7
GAMBLER

GAMBLER

MADONNA

5 10
MIAMI VICE THEME

MIAMI VICE THEME

JAN HAMMER

6 6
ST. ELMO'S FIRE (MAN IN MOTION)

ST. ELMO'S FIRE (MAN IN MOTION)

JOHN PARR

7 8
ALIVE AND KICKING

ALIVE AND KICKING

SIMPLE MINDS

8 2
IF I WAS

IF I WAS

MIDGE URE

9 19
NIKITA

NIKITA

ELTON JOHN

10 4
LEAN ON ME (AH-LI-AYO)

LEAN ON ME (AH-LI-AYO)

RED BOX

11 9
REBEL YELL

REBEL YELL

BILLY IDOL

12 14
SLAVE TO THE RHYTHM

SLAVE TO THE RHYTHM

GRACE JONES

13 21
SOMETHING ABOUT YOU

SOMETHING ABOUT YOU

LEVEL 42

14 NEW
ELECTION DAY

ELECTION DAY

ARCADIA

15 18
LIPSTICK POWDER AND PAINT

LIPSTICK POWDER AND PAINT

SHAKIN' STEVENS

16 11
PART-TIME LOVER

PART-TIME LOVER

STEVIE WONDER

17 17
RAIN

RAIN

CULT

18 12
HOLDING OUT FOR A HERO

HOLDING OUT FOR A HERO

BONNIE TYLER

19 15
SINGLE LIFE

SINGLE LIFE

CAMEO

20 37
THE TASTE OF YOUR TEARS

THE TASTE OF YOUR TEARS

KING

21 13
DANCING IN THE STREET

DANCING IN THE STREET

DAVID BOWIE AND MICK JAGGER

22 20
BODY ROCK

BODY ROCK

MARIA VIDAL

23 33
BRING ON THE DANCING HORSES

BRING ON THE DANCING HORSES

ECHO AND THE BUNNYMEN

24 31
YEH YEH

YEH YEH

MATT BIANCO

25 22
SHE'S SO BEAUTIFUL

SHE'S SO BEAUTIFUL

CLIFF RICHARD

26 NEW
CLOUDBUSTING

CLOUDBUSTING

KATE BUSH

27 39
SLEEPING BAG

SLEEPING BAG

ZZ TOP

28 24
THIS IS ENGLAND

THIS IS ENGLAND

CLASH

29 40
KING FOR A DAY

KING FOR A DAY

THOMPSON TWINS

30 16
ANGEL

ANGEL

MADONNA

31 36
THE SWEETEST TABOO

THE SWEETEST TABOO

SADE

32 NEW
A GOOD HEART

A GOOD HEART

FEARGAL SHARKEY

33 23
I BELIEVE (A SOULFUL RE-RECORDING)

I BELIEVE (A SOULFUL RE-RECORDING)

TEARS FOR FEARS

34 25
LOVE TAKE OVER

LOVE TAKE OVER

FIVE STAR

35 NEW
DON'T BREAK MY HEART

DON'T BREAK MY HEART

UB40

36 NEW
CITIES IN DUST

CITIES IN DUST

SIOUXSIE AND THE BANSHEES

37 30
CLOSE TO ME

CLOSE TO ME

CURE

38 29
I'LL BE GOOD

I'LL BE GOOD

RENE AND ANGELA

39 28
THE BOY WITH THE THORN IN HIS SIDE

THE BOY WITH THE THORN IN HIS SIDE

SMITHS

40 26
THE POWER OF LOVE

THE POWER OF LOVE

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