These are all songs that reached #1 on Billboard's Adult Contemporary chart between 1981-1989. (Otherwise, "Making Love Out of Nothing at All" by Air Supply would be here.)
  1. All I Need -Jack Wagner
  2. Almost Paradise -Mike Reno & Ann Wilson
  3. Hard to Say I'm Sorry -Chicago
  4. All Night Long (All Night) -Lionel Richie
  5. Arthur's Theme (The Best that You Can Do) -Christopher Cross
  6. Glory of Love -Peter Cetera
  7. No One Is To Blame -Howard Jones
  8. These Dreams -Heart
  9. At This Moment -Billy Vera and the Beaters
  10. Got My Mind Set On You -George Harrison
  11. The Finer Things -Steve Winwood
  12. The Way It Is -Bruce Hornsby and the Range
  13. How Will I Know -Whitney Houston
  14. Make Me Lose Control -Eric Carmen
  15. One More Night -Phil Collins
  16. America -Neil Diamond
  17. Love Will Turn You Around -Kenny Rogers
  18. Time After Time -Cindi Lauper
  19. Everytime You Go Away -Paul Young
  20. Part Time Lover -Stevie Wonder
  21. If You Don't Know Me By Now-Simply Red
  22. You're the Inspiration -Chicago
  23. The Search is Over -Survivor
  24. The Longest Time -Billy Joel
  25. True -Spandau Ballet
  26. Rhythm of the Night -DeBarge
  27. Back in the High Life Again -Steve Winwood
  28. If I Could Turn Back Time -Cher
  29. Little Lies -Fleetwood Mac
  30. Live to Tell -Madonna
  31. I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me) -Whitney Houston
  32. Right Here Waiting -Richard Marx
  33. If Ever You're In My Arms Again -Peabo Bryson
  34. One More Try -George Michael
  35. Got a Hold on Me -Christine McVie
  36. My Hometown -Bruce Springsteen
  37. Drive -The Cars
  38. She's Like the Wind -Patrick Swayze
  39. I Just Called To Say I Love You - Stevie Wonder
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  40. We Are The World - everyone
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  41. (I've Had) The Time of My Life -Bill Medley and Jennifer Warner
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  42. Eternal Flame -The Bangles
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  43. You Got It -Roy Orbison
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