Top Songs of 1983


Rank All Time Rank Artist Song
10,000 Maniacs My Mother the War
160
9364
23 Skidoo Coup
Accept Balls to the Wall
144
8506
Afrika Bambaataa & The Soulsonic Force Renegades of Funk
173
9862
Alexander Robotnick Problèmes d'amour
51
2732
Art of Noise Moments in Love
128
7453
Art of Noise Beat Box
126
7353
Australian Crawl Reckless (Don't You Be So...)
Axel Bauer Cargo
96
5217
Aztec Camera Oblivious
Aztec Camera Walk Out to Winter
71
3994
Bananarama Cruel Summer
77
4413
Bauhaus She's in Parties
67
3720
Big Country In a Big Country
16
862
Billy Bragg A New England
98
5263
Billy Idol Rebel Yell
114
6605
Billy Idol Eyes Without a Face
Billy Idol Flesh for Fantasy
54
3016
Billy Joel Uptown Girl
134
8091
Billy Joel The Longest Time
Billy Joel Tell Her About It
73
4121
Bob Dylan Jokerman
Bob Dylan Sweetheart Like You
90
4919
Bob Marley and The Wailers Buffalo Soldier
24
1504
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
7056
Chaba Fadela N'Sel Fik
93
4996
Charly García Los Dinosaurios
110
6431
Charly García Nos siguen pegando abajo "pecado mortal"
China Crisis Wishful Thinking
Christophe Succés Fou
Class Action Week End
100
5548
Cocteau Twins Sugar Hiccup
Cocteau Twins From the Flagstones
84
4675
Corey Hart Sunglasses at Night
Crash Crew On the Radio
35
1943
Culture Club Karma Chameleon
119
6903
Culture Club Church of the Poison Mind
79
4453
Cybotron Clear
9
485
Cyndi Lauper Girls Just Want to Have Fun
12
600
Cyndi Lauper Time After Time
147
8605
Cyndi Lauper All Through the Night
Cyndi Lauper She Bop
Cyndi Lauper Money Changes Everything
Daniel Johnston Chord Organ Blues
153
8993
Daniel Lavoie Ils s'aiment
Daryl Hall & John Oates Say It Ain’t So
11
577
David Bowie Let's Dance
20
1052
David Bowie Modern Love
70
3989
David Bowie China Girl
83
4626
David Sylvian & Ryuichi Sakamoto Forbidden Colours
22
1251
Def Leppard Photograph
140
8327
Def Leppard Rock of Ages
Def Leppard Foolin'
146
8537
Dennis Brown Revolution
31
1755
Depeche Mode Everything Counts
Depeche Mode Get the Balance Right
159
9331
Dimples D. Sucker D.J.'s
Dio Holy Diver
Dio Rainbow in the Dark
Donald Banks Status Quo
69
3978
Donna Summer She Works Hard for the Money
85
4694
Duran Duran The Reflex
43
2347
Echo and the Bunnymen The Cutter
113
6583
Echo and the Bunnymen Never Stop
52
2815
Elton John I Guess That's Why They Call it the Blues
122
7090
Elton John I'm Still Standing
26
1577
Elvis Costello and The Attractions Shipbuilding
58
3115
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
354
Eurythmics Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)
39
2197
Eurythmics Here Comes the Rain Again
102
5630
Eurythmics Who's That Girl
Eurythmics Right by Your Side
5
240
Frankie Goes to Hollywood Relax
Fun Boy Three Our Lips Are Sealed
75
4298
Genesis Mama
95
5129
Genesis That's All
George Kranz Trommeltanz/Din Daa Daa
171
9841
Golpes Bajos Malos tiempos para la lirica
Grandmaster Flash and The Furious Five New York, New York
130
7763
Hashim Al-Naafiysh (The Soul)
81
4564
Heaven 17 Temptation
17
879
Herbie Hancock Rockit
Hoodoo Gurus Be My Guru
Howard Jones New Song
170
9836
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
4714
INXS Original Sin
53
2952
Irene Cara Flashdance...What a Feeling
61
3268
Iron Maiden The Trooper
Isabelle Adjani Pull Marine
145
8516
J. Blackfoot Taxi
141
8442
Jackson Browne Lawyers in Love
James Brown Bring It On...Bring It On
148
8636
James Ingram Yah Mo B There
Jason & The Scorchers Absolutely Sweet Marie
Jean-Jacques Goldman Au bout de mes rêves
111
6439
Joan Armatrading Drop the Pilot
Joan Jett and The Blackhearts The French Song
34
1927
John Cougar Mellencamp Pink Houses
John Cougar Mellencamp Authority Song
John Cougar Mellencamp Crumblin' Down
132
7844
John Hiatt Riding With the King
Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers That Summer Feeling
106
5912
Journey Separate Ways (Worlds Apart)
137
8155
Journey Faithfully
45
2505
Katrina and The Waves Walking on Sunshine
97
5221
Keith LeBlanc/Malcolm X No Sell Out
104
5690
Kenny Rogers & Dolly Parton Islands in the Stream
56
3038
Kraftwerk Tour De France
62
3540
K-Rob Vs. Rammelzee Beat Bop
Laid Back White Horse
33
1836
Lionel Richie All Night Long (All Night)
149
8643
Lionel Richie Hello
Lionel Richie Stuck On You
59
3163
Liquid Liquid Cavern
68
3925
Liquid Liquid Optimo
Loose Joints Tell You (Today)
Loquillo y Los Trogloditas Cadillac Solitario
74
4291
Los Abuelos de la Nada Mil horas
136
8135
Los Twist Pensé que se trataba de cieguitos
107
5954
Lyres Help You Ann
14
802
Madonna Borderline
19
1048
Madonna Holiday
47
2615
Madonna Lucky Star
94
5000
Madonna Burning Up
151
8831
Malcolm McLaren Soweto
164
9603
Malcolm McLaren Double Dutch
Marillion He Knows You Know
Marine Girls Lazy Ways
150
8718
Mary Jane Girls All Night Long
Matia Bazar Elettrochoc
Matthew Wilder Break My Stride
M'Bilia Bel Eswi yo wapi
13
607
Melle Mel White Lines (Don't Don't Do It)
158
9299
Men at Work Overkill
Mercyful Fate Evil
44
2442
Metallica Seek and Destroy
125
7330
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
5637
Mike Oldfield feat. Maggie Reilly Moonlight Shadow
161
9367
Monyaka Go deh yaka
123
7129
Mötley Crüe Shout at the Devil
Mötley Crüe Looks That Kill
92
4934
Mtume Juicy Fruit
Nass el Ghiwane Mahmouna
29
1701
Nena 99 Luftballons
129
7664
New Edition Candy Girl
1
37
New Order Blue Monday
64
3649
New Order Age of Consent
120
7044
New Order Confusion
New Order Leave Me Alone
Newcleus Jam on Revenge (The Wikki-Wikki Song)
105
5697
Night Ranger Sister Christian
Nits Nescio
72
4020
Ozzy Osbourne Bark at the Moon
41
2233
Pat Benatar Love Is a Battlefield
Patea Maori Club Poi e
116
6786
Paul McCartney and Michael Jackson Say Say Say
143
8463
Paul Simon The Late Great Johnny Ace
163
9499
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
157
9268
Pink Floyd The Gunner's Dream
50
2655
Pretenders Middle of the Road
117
6818
Pretenders 2000 Miles
Psychic TV The Orchids
38
2142
Public Image Ltd. This Is Not a Love Song
118
6859
Randy Newman I Love L.A.
Randy Newman My Life is Good
139
8285
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
7438
Robert Plant Big Log
Rock Steady Crew Hey You! (The Rock Steady Crew)
Rod Stewart Baby Jane
27
1657
Rufus feat. Chaka Khan Ain't Nobody
15
845
Run-D.M.C. It's Like That
36
2076
Run-D.M.C. Sucker MC's
Run-D.M.C. Hard Times
Satan Trial by Fire
Scott Walker Track Three
28
1673
Shannon Let the Music Play
89
4868
Simple Minds Waterfront
155
9229
Siouxsie and The Banshees Dear Prudence
Slade My Oh My
172
9860
Snowy White Bird of Paradise
101
5574
SOS Band Just Be Good to Me
65
3699
Spandau Ballet True
82
4588
Spandau Ballet Gold
166
9612
Split Enz Message to My Girl
135
8127
Stevie Nicks Stand Back
40
2203
Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble Pride and Joy
108
6123
Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble Texas Flood
Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble Love Struck Baby
162
9424
Styx Mr. Roboto
88
4857
Suicidal Tendencies Institutionalized
18
898
Talking Heads Burning Down the House
21
1184
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
9033
The Chameleons Up the Down Escalator
55
3033
The Cure The Love Cats
The Cure The Walk
The Fall Eat Y'self Fitter
The Fall The Man Whose Head Expanded
133
7879
The Fixx One Thing Leads to Another
The Gap Band Party Train
25
1540
The Go-Betweens Cattle and Cane
The Greg Kihn Band Jeopardy
The Gun Club Death Party
115
6671
The Human League (Keep Feeling) Fascination
46
2535
The Imposter [Elvis Costello] Pills & Soap
76
4328
The Isley Brothers Between the Sheets
The Judds Mama He's Crazy
78
4418
The Lotus Eaters The First Picture of You
The Motels Suddenly Last Summer
The Parachute Club Rise Up
131
7838
The Pointer Sisters Automatic
152
8846
The Pointer Sisters Jump (For My Love)
3
114
The Police Every Breath You Take
87
4788
The Police Wrapped Around Your Finger
124
7301
The Police King of Pain
165
9606
The Police Synchronicity II
The Robert Cray Band Phone Booth
91
4928
The Rolling Stones Undercover of the Night
The Rolling Stones She Was Hot
138
8201
The Romantics Talking in Your Sleep
112
6503
The Sisters of Mercy Temple of Love
2
97
The Smiths This Charming Man
37
2116
The Smiths Hand in Glove
57
3093
The Style Council Long Hot Summer
The Style Council Speak Like a Child
The Style Council Paris Match
66
3702
The The This Is the Day
167
9646
The The Perfect
The Three Johns Men Like Monkeys
The Verlaines Death and The Maiden
The Waterboys A Girl Called Johnny
23
1370
This Mortal Coil Song to the Siren
63
3589
Thompson Twins Hold Me Now
Tina Turner Let's Stay Together
Todd Rundgren Bang the Drum All Day
80
4511
Tom Waits 16 Shells from a Thirty-Ought-Six
99
5337
Tom Waits In the Neighborhood
168
9723
Tom Waits Frank's Wild Years
Tom Waits Soldier’s Things
174
9998
Tracey Ullman They Don't Know
4
172
U2 Sunday Bloody Sunday
10
560
U2 New Year's Day
169
9750
U2 Two Hearts Beat As One
48
2621
UB40 Red Red Wine
8
379
Van Halen Jump
Vasco Rossi Vita spericolata
7
366
Violent Femmes Blister in the Sun
42
2294
Violent Femmes Gone Daddy Gone
142
8443
Violent Femmes Add It Up
156
9237
Violent Femmes Kiss Off
Wang Chung Dance Hall Days
109
6426
Womack and Womack Love Wars
Wynton Marsalis Knozz-Moe-King
XTC Great Fire
Yazoo Nobody's Diary
Yello I Love You
30
1734
Yes Owner of a Lonely Heart
32
1811
ZZ Top Gimme All Your Lovin'
49
2631
ZZ Top Sharp Dressed Man
60
3167
ZZ Top Legs