Top Songs of 1983


Rank All Time Rank Artist Song
10,000 Maniacs My Mother the War
161
9495
23 Skidoo Coup
Accept Balls to the Wall
144
8630
Afrika Bambaataa & The Soulsonic Force Renegades of Funk
Alexander Robotnick Problèmes d'amour
51
2772
Art of Noise Moments in Love
128
7589
Art of Noise Beat Box
126
7453
Australian Crawl Reckless (Don't You Be So...)
Axel Bauer Cargo
97
5336
Aztec Camera Oblivious
Aztec Camera Walk Out to Winter
70
4083
Bananarama Cruel Summer
79
4549
Bauhaus She's in Parties
67
3786
Big Country In a Big Country
16
873
Billy Bragg A New England
98
5347
Billy Idol Rebel Yell
114
6727
Billy Idol Eyes Without a Face
Billy Idol Flesh for Fantasy
54
3067
Billy Joel Uptown Girl
135
8211
Billy Joel The Longest Time
Billy Joel Tell Her About It
73
4149
Bob Dylan Jokerman
Bob Dylan Sweetheart Like You
92
4994
Bob Marley and The Wailers Buffalo Soldier
24
1521
Bonnie Tyler Total Eclipse of the Heart
Brenda & The Big Dudes Weekend Special
Brian Eno An Ending (Ascent)
Brian Eno Deep Blue Day
Bryan Adams Cuts Like a Knife
Cabaret Voltaire Just Fascination
Carmel Bad Day
Catherine Lara La Rockeuse de Diamants
121
7169
Chaba Fadela N'Sel Fik
90
4967
Charly García Los Dinosaurios
109
6364
Charly García Nos siguen pegando abajo "pecado mortal"
China Crisis Wishful Thinking
Christophe Succés Fou
Class Action Week End
100
5661
Cocteau Twins Sugar Hiccup
Cocteau Twins From the Flagstones
84
4741
Corey Hart Sunglasses at Night
Crash Crew On the Radio
35
1968
Culture Club Karma Chameleon
119
7023
Culture Club Church of the Poison Mind
78
4515
Cybotron Clear
9
499
Cyndi Lauper Girls Just Want to Have Fun
12
606
Cyndi Lauper Time After Time
147
8701
Cyndi Lauper All Through the Night
Cyndi Lauper She Bop
Cyndi Lauper Money Changes Everything
Daniel Johnston Chord Organ Blues
153
9063
Daniel Lavoie Ils s'aiment
Daryl Hall & John Oates Say It Ain’t So
11
593
David Bowie Let's Dance
20
1066
David Bowie Modern Love
72
4140
David Bowie China Girl
83
4706
David Sylvian & Ryuichi Sakamoto Forbidden Colours
22
1276
Def Leppard Photograph
140
8426
Def Leppard Rock of Ages
Def Leppard Foolin'
145
8637
Dennis Brown Revolution
31
1795
Depeche Mode Everything Counts
Depeche Mode Get the Balance Right
160
9474
Dimples D. Sucker D.J.'s
Dio Holy Diver
Dio Rainbow in the Dark
Donald Banks Status Quo
69
4033
Donna Summer She Works Hard for the Money
85
4783
Duran Duran The Reflex
43
2385
Echo and the Bunnymen The Cutter
113
6713
Echo and the Bunnymen Never Stop
52
2865
Elton John I Guess That's Why They Call it the Blues
122
7171
Elton John I'm Still Standing
26
1598
Elvis Costello and The Attractions Shipbuilding
58
3179
Elvis Costello and The Attractions Everyday I Write the Book
English Dogs Psycho Killer
Enrico Ruggeri Polvere
Eric Clapton I've Got a Rock 'n' Roll Heart
6
357
Eurythmics Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)
39
2236
Eurythmics Here Comes the Rain Again
102
5716
Eurythmics Who's That Girl
Eurythmics Right by Your Side
5
248
Frankie Goes to Hollywood Relax
Fun Boy Three Our Lips Are Sealed
76
4411
Genesis Mama
95
5215
Genesis That's All
George Kranz Trommeltanz/Din Daa Daa
169
9885
Golpes Bajos Malos tiempos para la lirica
Grandmaster Flash and The Furious Five New York, New York
130
7855
Hashim Al-Naafiysh (The Soul)
81
4628
Heaven 17 Temptation
17
890
Herbie Hancock Rockit
Hoodoo Gurus Be My Guru
Howard Jones New Song
172
9995
Huey Lewis and The News I Want a New Drug
Huey Lewis and The News The Heart of Rock & Roll
Icicle Works Birds Fly (Whisper to a Scream)
86
4796
INXS Original Sin
53
2978
Irene Cara Flashdance...What a Feeling
61
3323
Iron Maiden The Trooper
Isabelle Adjani Pull Marine
146
8684
J. Blackfoot Taxi
142
8591
Jackson Browne Lawyers in Love
James Brown Bring It On...Bring It On
149
8772
James Ingram Yah Mo B There
Jason & The Scorchers Absolutely Sweet Marie
Jean-Jacques Goldman Au bout de mes rêves
111
6539
Joan Armatrading Drop the Pilot
Joan Jett and The Blackhearts The French Song
34
1958
John Cougar Mellencamp Pink Houses
John Cougar Mellencamp Authority Song
John Cougar Mellencamp Crumblin' Down
131
7982
John Hiatt Riding With the King
Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers That Summer Feeling
106
5992
Journey Separate Ways (Worlds Apart)
137
8268
Journey Faithfully
45
2556
Katrina and The Waves Walking on Sunshine
96
5327
Keith LeBlanc/Malcolm X No Sell Out
104
5781
Kenny Rogers & Dolly Parton Islands in the Stream
56
3096
Kraftwerk Tour De France
62
3617
K-Rob Vs. Rammelzee Beat Bop
Laid Back White Horse
33
1876
Lionel Richie All Night Long (All Night)
148
8764
Lionel Richie Hello
Lionel Richie Stuck On You
60
3234
Liquid Liquid Cavern
68
4010
Liquid Liquid Optimo
Loose Joints Tell You (Today)
Loquillo y Los Trogloditas Cadillac Solitario
74
4261
Los Abuelos de la Nada Mil horas
134
8131
Los Twist Pensé que se trataba de cieguitos
107
6037
Lyres Help You Ann
14
806
Madonna Borderline
19
1053
Madonna Holiday
47
2645
Madonna Lucky Star
94
5078
Madonna Burning Up
151
8969
Malcolm McLaren Soweto
166
9739
Malcolm McLaren Double Dutch
Marillion He Knows You Know
Marine Girls Lazy Ways
150
8849
Mary Jane Girls All Night Long
Matia Bazar Elettrochoc
Matthew Wilder Break My Stride
M'Bilia Bel Eswi yo wapi
13
608
Melle Mel White Lines (Don't Don't Do It)
159
9416
Men at Work Overkill
Mercyful Fate Evil
44
2479
Metallica Seek and Destroy
125
7412
Metallica The Four Horsemen
Metallica Whiplash
Metallica Hit the Lights
Michael Sembello Maniac
Mike Oldfield Crime of Passion
Mike Oldfield Shadow on the Wall
103
5767
Mike Oldfield feat. Maggie Reilly Moonlight Shadow
162
9498
Monyaka Go deh yaka
123
7239
Mötley Crüe Shout at the Devil
Mötley Crüe Looks That Kill
93
5042
Mtume Juicy Fruit
Nass el Ghiwane Mahmouna
29
1724
Nena 99 Luftballons
129
7772
New Edition Candy Girl
1
38
New Order Blue Monday
64
3720
New Order Age of Consent
120
7124
New Order Confusion
New Order Leave Me Alone
Newcleus Jam on Revenge (The Wikki-Wikki Song)
105
5813
Night Ranger Sister Christian
Nits Nescio
71
4100
Ozzy Osbourne Bark at the Moon
41
2285
Pat Benatar Love Is a Battlefield
Patea Maori Club Poi e
116
6884
Paul McCartney and Michael Jackson Say Say Say
141
8565
Paul Simon The Late Great Johnny Ace
164
9602
Paul Simon Rene and Georgette Magritte with Their Dog After the War
Paul Young Wherever I Lay My Hat (That's My Home)
Paul Young Love of the Common People
Peter Tosh Johnny B. Goode
158
9394
Pink Floyd The Gunner's Dream
50
2710
Pretenders Middle of the Road
117
6922
Pretenders 2000 Miles
Psychic TV The Orchids
38
2188
Public Image Ltd. This Is Not a Love Song
118
6947
Randy Newman I Love L.A.
Randy Newman My Life is Good
139
8376
Redgum I Was Only 19 (A Walk in the Light Green)
Redskins Lean on Me
R.E.M. Talk About the Passion
Renaud En cloque
Renaud Morgane de toi
127
7556
Robert Plant Big Log
Rock Steady Crew Hey You! (The Rock Steady Crew)
Rod Stewart Baby Jane
27
1687
Rufus feat. Chaka Khan Ain't Nobody
15
850
Run-D.M.C. It's Like That
36
2098
Run-D.M.C. Sucker MC's
Run-D.M.C. Hard Times
Satan Trial by Fire
Scott Walker Track Three
28
1696
Shannon Let the Music Play
91
4975
Simple Minds Waterfront
157
9375
Siouxsie and The Banshees Dear Prudence
Slade My Oh My
Snowy White Bird of Paradise
101
5668
SOS Band Just Be Good to Me
65
3747
Spandau Ballet True
82
4649
Spandau Ballet Gold
165
9689
Split Enz Message to My Girl
136
8259
Stevie Nicks Stand Back
40
2283
Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble Pride and Joy
108
6242
Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble Texas Flood
Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble Love Struck Baby
163
9568
Styx Mr. Roboto
88
4949
Suicidal Tendencies Institutionalized
18
915
Talking Heads Burning Down the House
21
1221
Talking Heads This Must Be the Place (Naive Melody)
TC Matic Putain putain
Tears for Fears Change
The Alarm Sixty-Eight Guns
The Birthday Party Mutiny in Heaven
The Birthday Party Sonny's Burning
154
9194
The Chameleons Up the Down Escalator
55
3081
The Cure The Love Cats
The Cure The Walk
The Fall Eat Y'self Fitter
The Fall The Man Whose Head Expanded
133
8038
The Fixx One Thing Leads to Another
The Gap Band Party Train
25
1558
The Go-Betweens Cattle and Cane
The Greg Kihn Band Jeopardy
The Gun Club Death Party
115
6775
The Human League (Keep Feeling) Fascination
46
2574
The Imposter [Elvis Costello] Pills & Soap
75
4407
The Isley Brothers Between the Sheets
The Judds Mama He's Crazy
77
4499
The Lotus Eaters The First Picture of You
The Motels Suddenly Last Summer
The Parachute Club Rise Up
132
8020
The Pointer Sisters Automatic
152
8994
The Pointer Sisters Jump (For My Love)
3
112
The Police Every Breath You Take
87
4856
The Police Wrapped Around Your Finger
124
7391
The Police King of Pain
167
9768
The Police Synchronicity II
The Robert Cray Band Phone Booth
89
4959
The Rolling Stones Undercover of the Night
The Rolling Stones She Was Hot
138
8359
The Romantics Talking in Your Sleep
112
6609
The Sisters of Mercy Temple of Love
2
96
The Smiths This Charming Man
37
2155
The Smiths Hand in Glove
57
3168
The Style Council Long Hot Summer
The Style Council Speak Like a Child
The Style Council Paris Match
66
3769
The The This Is the Day
168
9795
The The Perfect
The Three Johns Men Like Monkeys
The Verlaines Death and The Maiden
The Waterboys A Girl Called Johnny
23
1402
This Mortal Coil Song to the Siren
63
3648
Thompson Twins Hold Me Now
Tina Turner Let's Stay Together
Todd Rundgren Bang the Drum All Day
80
4591
Tom Waits 16 Shells from a Thirty-Ought-Six
99
5450
Tom Waits In the Neighborhood
170
9886
Tom Waits Frank's Wild Years
Tom Waits Soldier’s Things
Tracey Ullman They Don't Know
4
169
U2 Sunday Bloody Sunday
10
569
U2 New Year's Day
171
9941
U2 Two Hearts Beat As One
48
2667
UB40 Red Red Wine
8
382
Van Halen Jump
Vasco Rossi Vita spericolata
7
374
Violent Femmes Blister in the Sun
42
2347
Violent Femmes Gone Daddy Gone
143
8611
Violent Femmes Add It Up
156
9371
Violent Femmes Kiss Off
Wang Chung Dance Hall Days
155
9208
Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard Pancho and Lefty
110
6538
Womack and Womack Love Wars
Wynton Marsalis Knozz-Moe-King
XTC Great Fire
Yazoo Nobody's Diary
Yello I Love You
30
1758
Yes Owner of a Lonely Heart
32
1847
ZZ Top Gimme All Your Lovin'
49
2676
ZZ Top Sharp Dressed Man
59
3223
ZZ Top Legs