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            YEAR-END USA TOP 150 of 1983 (Singles, Jan-Dec)

                Based on point-system  (nr. 1 100 points, nr. 2 99 etc)

NR TITLE ARTIST PNTS WKS HP
1 Flashdance what a feeling Irene Cara 2025 25 1
2 Every breath you take Police 1875 22 1
3 Total eclipse of the heart Bonnie Tyler 1871 24 1
4 Beat it Michael Jackson 1840 25 1
5 Sweet dreams Eurythmics 1822 26 1
6 Billie Jean Michael Jackson 1788 24 1
7 Making love out of nothing at all Air Supply 1664 22 2
8 She works hard for the money Donna Summer 1633 21 3
9 Never gonna let you go Sergio Mendes 1631 23 4
10 Maniac Michael Sembello 1626 22 1
11 Do you really want to hurt me Culture Club 1626 20 2
12 The safety dance Men Without Hats 1604 24 3
13 Hungry like the wolf Duran Duran 1595 21 3
14 Islands in the stream Kenny Rogers & Dolly Parton 1569 18 1
15 Jeopardy Greg Kihn Band 1566 22 2
16 Tonight I celebrate my love Peabo Bryson & Roberta Flack 1566 25 16
17 Electric Avenue Eddy Grant 1553 22 2
18 Come on Eileen Dexy's Midnight Runners 1552 23 1
19 She blinded me with science Thomas Dolby 1529 22 5
20 Let's dance David Bowie 1517 20 1
21 Little red corvette Prince 1510 22 6
22 Shame on the moon Bob Seger & Silver Bullet Band 1503 18 2
23 Mr. Roboto Styx 1449 18 3
24 You are Lionel Richie 1449 18 4
25 Puttin' on the ritz Taco 1444 21 4
26 Der Kommissar After the Fire 1432 21 5
27 Twilight zone Golden Earring 1425 21 10
28 Back on the chain gang Pretenders 1423 20 5
29 Fascination Human League 1395 20 8
30 Time Culture Club 1394 18 2
31 True Spandau Ballet 1371 18 4
32 Separate ways Journey 1370 17 8
33 Tell her about it Billy Joel 1369 18 1
34 Stand back Stevie Nicks 1363 19 5
35 One on one Hall & Oates 1362 18 7
36 Telefone Sheena Easton 1355 19 9
37 We've got tonight Kenny Rogers & Sheena Easton 1349 18 6
38 All night long Lionel Richie 1337 15 1
39 Always something there to remind me Naked Eyes 1313 22 8
40 I know there's something going on Frida 1311 20 13
41 One thing leads to another Fixx 1300 18 4
42 Stray cat strut Stray Cats 1277 17 3
43 Down under Men at Work 1272 16 1
44 Baby come to me Patti Austin & James Ingram 1264 16 1
45 Too shy Kajagoogoo 1262 19 5
46 Promises promises Naked Eyes 1259 20 11
47 Overkill Men at Work 1252 16 3
48 Our house Madness 1252 19 7
49 Is there something I should know Duran Duran 1239 17 4
50 Suddenly last summer Motels 1231 17 9
51 How am I supposed to live you Laura Branigan 1222 20 12
52 Affair of the heart Rick Springfield 1194 18 9
53 She's a beauty Tubes 1192 20 10
54 Solitaire Laura Branigan 1191 17 7
55 Don't let it end Styx 1188 16 6
56 Uptown girl Billy Joel 1182 14 3
57 Burning down the house Talking Heads 1182 20 9
58 You and I Eddie Rabbitt & Crystal Gayle 1176 16 7
59 King of pain Police 1174 16 3
60 China girl David Bowie 1173 18 10
61 Come dancing Kinks 1168 17 6
62 Family man Hall & Oates 1144 16 6
63 She's sexy and 17 Stray Cats 1142 15 5
64 Wanna be startin' something Michael Jackson 1141 15 5
65 I won't hold you back Toto 1139 17 10
66 All right Christopher Cross 1131 16 12
67 Straight from the heart Bryan Adams 1127 19 10
68 Heart and soul Huey Lewis and the News 1117 16 8
69 My love Lione Richie 1115 16 5
70 I'm still standing Elton John 1114 16 12
71 Hot girls in love Loverboy 1112 16 11
72 It's a mistake Men at Work 1110 15 6
73 I'll tumble 4 ya Culture Club 1105 16 9
74 Allentown Billy Joel 1094 16 17
75 Delirious Prince 1089 17 8
76 All this love Debarge 1086 19 17
77 Cum on feel the noize Quiet Riot 1081 15 5
78 Love is a battlefield Pat Benatar 1078 14 5
79 Faithfully Journey 1077 16 12
80 Take me to heart Quarterflash 1053 16 14
81 Try again Champaign 1044 20 23
82 Dead giveaway Shalamar 1043 20 22
83 Lawyers in love Jackson Browne 1041 15 13
84 Far from over Frank Stallone 1039 16 10
85 Say say say Paul McCartney & Michael Jackson 1036 11 1
86 Human nature Michael Jackson 1033 14 7
87 Photograph Def Leppard 1027 17 12
88 I've got a rock and roll heart Eric Clapton 1008 16 18
89 It might be you Stephen Bishop 1006 20 25
90 1999 Prince 1000 17 12
91 Don't cry Asia 993 13 10
92 Breaking us in two Joe Jackson 984 16 18
93 Fall in love with me Earth Wind & Fire 971 16 17
94 Your love is driving me crazy Sammy Hagar 945 15 13
95 Human touch Rick Springfield 940 15 18
96 Saved by zero Fixx 936 16 20
97 Baby Jane Rod Stewart 935 14 14
98 Pass the dutchie Musical Youth 929 14 10
99 Rock of ages Def Leppard 927 15 16
100 Goody two shoes Adam Ant 904 13 12
101 Big log Robert Plant 895 16 20
102 Crumblin' down John Cougar Mellencamp 889 11 9
103 I like it Debarge 885 17 31
104 You can't hurry love Phil Collins 881 12 10
105 If anyone fells Stevie Nicks 880 14 14
106 Stranger in my house Ronnie Milsap 879 16 23
107 Africa Toto 866 11 1
108 Even now Bob Seger & Silver Bullet Band 859 12 12
109 P.Y.T. Michael Jackson 851 12 10
110 Rock 'n roll is king E.L.O. 844 13 19
111 Poison arrow ABC 837 15 25
112 Cutls like a knife Bryan Adams 834 14 15
113 Modern love David Bowie 828 13 14
114 Major Tom Peter Schilling 816 14 14
115 Say it isn't so Hall & Oates 813 9 2
116 Some kind of friend Barry Manilow 807 16 26
117 Break my stride Matthew Wilder 803 15 10
118 Heart to heart Kenny Loggins 799 11 15
119 Church of the poisoned mind Culture Club 797 10 10
120 Rio Duran Duran 796 13 14
121 Mornin' Jarreau 784 15 21
122 Sexual healing Marvin Gaye 779 11 3
123 Maneater Hall & Oates 766 11 1
124 Little too late Pat Benatar 765 14 20
125 Wishing A Flock of Seagulls 765 14 26
126 The other guy Little River Band 763 11 11
127 Lies Thompson Twins 763 16 30
128 Tender is the night Jackson Browne 759 14 25
129 Send her my love Journey 752 14 23
130 Why me Irene Cara 749 10 13
131 Ain't nobody Rufus & Chaka Khan 744 13 22
132 Don't you get so mad Jeffrey Osborne 744 14 25
133 On the loose Saga 742 13 26
134 Whirly girl Ozo 733 14 28
135 Welcome to heartlight Kenny Loggins 724 14 24
136 Make love stay Dan Fogelberg 724 16 29
137 After the fall Journey 717 12 23
138 Kiss the bride Elton John 709 12 25
139 Dreamin' is easy Steel Breeze 709 13 30
140 Can't shake loose Agnetha Fältskog 693 15 29
141 In a big country Big Country 691 10 17
142 Change of heart Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers 691 11 21
143 Love is a stranger Eurythmics 690 13 23
144 Souls Rick Springfield 682 11 23
145 Rock the casbah The Clash 679 10 8
146 This time Bryan Adams 679 12 24
147 We two Little River Band 677 12 22
148 Lady love me George Bensop 673 13 30
149 Foolin'  Def Leppard 666 14 28
150 The woman in me Donna Summer 659 13 33

 

 

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