What was number one on the charts in 1983?

What was number one on the charts in 1983?

The longest running number-one single of 1983 is “Every Breath You Take” by the Police at eight weeks. That year, 9 acts reached number one for the first time: Toto, Patti Austin, James Ingram, Dexys Midnight Runners, Irene Cara, The Police, Eurythmics, Michael Sembello, and Bonnie Tyler.

What was the number one Billboard song in 1983?

Dexys Midnight Runners’ track was just one of the catchy hits to top Billboard charts in 1983. Another sticky track that year was Michael Jackson’s “Billie Jean,” which held its No. 1 spot for a whopping seven weeks, right before “Come On Eileen” knocked it off its top position for good in April.

What was the biggest hit of 1983?

Every Breath You Take
This is a list of Billboard magazine’s Top Hot 100 songs of 1983….Billboard Year-End Hot 100 singles of 1983.

No. Title Artist(s)
1 “Every Breath You Take” The Police
2 “Billie Jean” Michael Jackson
3 “Flashdance… What a Feeling” Irene Cara
4 “Down Under” Men at Work

Who was the biggest artist in 1983?

Michael Jackson

1 Michael Jackson (# 1 Male Artist)
2 Daryl Hall & John Oates (# 1 Group/Duo)
3 Culture Club
4 Lionel Richie
5 Men At Work

What was in the charts in 1982?

Billboard Year-End Hot 100 singles of 1982

No. Title Artist(s)
2 “Eye of the Tiger” Survivor
3 “I Love Rock ‘n Roll” Joan Jett & The Blackhearts
4 “Ebony and Ivory” Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder
5 “Centerfold” The J. Geils Band

What was the top 10 songs of 1983?

Top 100 Hits of 1983/Top 100 Songs of 1983

  • Every Breath You Take – The Police.
  • Billie Jean – Michael Jackson.
  • Flashdance…What A Feeling – Irene Cara.
  • Down Under – Men At Work.
  • Beat It – Michael Jackson.
  • Total Eclipse of the Heart – Bonnie Tyler.
  • Maneater – Daryl Hall and John Oates.

    What was number one in the charts in 1984?

    Listen to the Top 10 Singles of 1984

    1 When Doves Cry Prince 5:52
    2 What’s Love Got to Do with It Tina Turner 3:46
    3 Say Say Say Paul McCartney, Michael Jackson 3:54
    4 Footloose – From “Footloose” Soundtrack Kenny Loggins 3:46
    5 Against All Odds (Take a Look at Me Now) – 2016 Remaster Phil Collins 3:26