Gourmet Gardener
80s Music 'Hits'Story
August 31

These songs ruled the Billboard charts today in '80s music history...

Year Title Artist Weeks From To
1980"Sailing" Christopher Cross 1 August 30 September 5
1981"Endless Love" Diana Ross & Lionel Richie 9 August 15 October 16
1982"Eye of the Tiger" Survivor 6 July 24 September 3
1983"Every Breath You Take" The Police 8 July 9 September 2
1984"Ghostbusters" Ray Parker, Jr. 3 August 11 August 31
1985"The Power of Love" Huey Lewis and The News 2 August 24 September 6
1986"Papa Don't Preach" Madonna 2 August 16 August 29
1987"La Bamba" Los Lobos 3 August 29 September 18
1988"Monkey" George Michael 2 August 27 September 9
1989"Right Here Waiting" Richard Marx 3 August 12 September 1