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The Hot 100

Week of August 27, 1983

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Last Week
Peak Pos.
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  • 1
    • Every Breath You Take

      The Police
    • 1
    • 1
    • 13
      • 1
      • 1
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

Sting

Producer(s):

H.Padgham, The Police

Imprint/Promotion Label:

A&M

  • 2
    • Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)

      Eurythmics
    • 2
    • 2
    • 16
      • 2
      • 2
      • 16
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Songwriter(s):

Lennox, Stewart

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

RCA

  • 3
    • Maniac

      Michael Sembello
    • 4
    • 3
    • 13
      • 4
      • 3
      • 13
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Producer(s):

P.Ramone, M.Sembello, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Casablanca

  • 4
    • She Works Hard For The Money

      Donna Summer
    • 3
    • 3
    • 14
      • 3
      • 3
      • 14
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Producer(s):

M.Omartian, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mercury/Unknown

  • 5
    • Puttin' On The Ritz

      Taco
    • 9
    • 5
    • 10
      • 9
      • 5
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

Berlin

Producer(s):

PSP, D.Parker

Imprint/Promotion Label:

RCA

  • 6
    • It's A Mistake

      Men At Work
    • 6
    • 6
    • 9
      • 6
      • 6
      • 9
  • 8
    • (Keep Feeling) Fascination

      The Human League
    • 8
    • 8
    • 14
      • 8
      • 8
      • 14
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Producer(s):

Human League, M.Rushent, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

A&M/Unknown

  • 9
    • I'll Tumble 4 Ya

      Culture Club
    • 10
    • 9
    • 9
      • 10
      • 9
      • 9
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Producer(s):

S.Levine, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Virgin/Epic/Unknown

  • 10
    • China Girl

      David Bowie
    • 12
    • 10
    • 13
      • 12
      • 10
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

David Bowie, Iggy Pop

Producer(s):

David Bowie, N.G.Rodgers, Jr.

Imprint/Promotion Label:

EMI/Unknown

  • 11
    • The Safety Dance

      Men Without Hats
    • 18
    • 11
    • 10
      • 18
      • 11
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

Ivan

Producer(s):

M.durand

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Backstreet

  • 12
    • Tell Her About It

      Billy Joel
    • 22
    • 12
    • 5
      • 22
      • 12
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

W.Joel

Producer(s):

A.A.Davies, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 13
    • Human Nature

      Michael Jackson
    • 15
    • 13
    • 6
      • 15
      • 13
      • 6
RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 14
    • Lawyers In Love

      Jackson Browne
    • 17
    • 14
    • 8
      • 17
      • 14
      • 8
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Producer(s):

J.Browne, G.Ladanyi, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Asylum/Unknown

  • 15
    • Is There Something I Should Know

      Duran Duran
    • 7
    • 4
    • 13
      • 7
      • 4
      • 13
  • 16
    • Don't Cry

      Asia
    • 23
    • 16
    • 5
      • 23
      • 16
      • 5
  • 17
    • Hot Girls In Love

      Loverboy
    • 11
    • 11
    • 12
      • 11
      • 11
      • 12
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Producer(s):

B.Fairbairn, P.Dean, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia/Unknown

  • 18
    • Take Me To Heart

      Quarterflash
    • 14
    • 14
    • 11
      • 14
      • 14
      • 11
  • 19
    • Rock 'n' Roll Is King

      Electric Light Orchestra
    • 19
    • 19
    • 10
      • 19
      • 19
      • 10
  • 20
    • Total Eclipse Of The Heart

      Bonnie Tyler
    • 30
    • 20
    • 7
      • 30
      • 20
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

J.Steinman

Producer(s):

J.Steinman

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia

RIAA Certification: Platinum
  • 21
    • Human Touch

      Rick Springfield
    • 26
    • 21
    • 8
      • 26
      • 21
      • 8
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Producer(s):

R.Springfield, B.Drescher, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

RCA/Unknown

  • 22
    • Flashdance...What A Feeling

      Irene Cara
    • 13
    • 1
    • 22
      • 13
      • 1
      • 22
  • 23
    • After The Fall

      Journey
    • 24
    • 23
    • 8
      • 24
      • 23
      • 8
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Producer(s):

M.Stone, K.Elson, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia/Unknown

  • 24
    • Promises, Promises

      Naked Eyes
    • 29
    • 24
    • 7
      • 29
      • 24
      • 7
  • 25
    • Rock Of Ages

      Def Leppard
    • 21
    • 16
    • 12
      • 21
      • 16
      • 12
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Producer(s):

R.J.Lange, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mercury/Unknown

  • 26
    • Making Love Out Of Nothing At All

      Air Supply
    • 32
    • 26
    • 5
      • 32
      • 26
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

J.Steinman

Producer(s):

J.Steinman

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

  • 27
    • How Am I Supposed To Live Without You

      Laura Branigan
    • 28
    • 27
    • 9
      • 28
      • 27
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

M.Bolton, D.James

Producer(s):

J.White

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Atlantic

  • 28
    • (she's) Sexy + 17

      Stray Cats
    • 34
    • 28
    • 4
      • 34
      • 28
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

B.Selzer

Producer(s):

D.Edmunds

Imprint/Promotion Label:

EMI

  • 29
    • Dead Giveaway

      Shalamar
    • 31
    • 29
    • 10
      • 31
      • 29
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

J.Gallo, M.Dare, L.F.Sylvers III

Producer(s):

L.F.Sylvers,III

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Solar/SMG

  • 30
    • Far From Over

      Frank Stallone
    • 36
    • 30
    • 5
      • 36
      • 30
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

F.Stallone, V.Dicola

Producer(s):

J.Mandel

Imprint/Promotion Label:

RSO

  • 31
    • Electric Avenue

      Eddy Grant
    • 20
    • 2
    • 20
      • 20
      • 2
      • 20
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Producer(s):

E.Grant, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Portrait/ICE/Unknown

  • 32
    • True

      Spandau Ballet
    • 42
    • 32
    • 4
      • 42
      • 32
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

G.Kemp

Producer(s):

T.Swain, S.Jolley, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Chrysalis/EMI

  • 33
    • Never Gonna Let You Go

      Sergio Mendes
    • 16
    • 4
    • 20
      • 16
      • 4
      • 20
  • 34
    • Don't You Get So Mad

      Jeffrey Osborne
    • 38
    • 34
    • 7
      • 38
      • 34
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

J.Osborne, M.Sembello, D.Freeman

Producer(s):

G.Duke, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

A&M/Unknown

  • 35
    • Kiss The Bride

      Elton John
    • 40
    • 35
    • 4
      • 40
      • 35
      • 4
  • 36
    • All Time High

      Rita Coolidge
    • 37
    • 36
    • 9
      • 37
      • 36
      • 9
  • 37 NEW
  • NEW
    • King Of Pain

      The Police
    • -
    • 37
    • 1
      • -
      • 37
      • 1
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Songwriter(s):

Sting

Producer(s):

H.Padgham, The Police

Imprint/Promotion Label:

A&M

  • 38
    • Lady Love Me (One More Time)

      George Benson
    • 44
    • 38
    • 6
      • 44
      • 38
      • 6
  • 39
    • You're Driving Me Out Of My Mind

      Little River Band
    • 43
    • 39
    • 6
      • 43
      • 39
      • 6
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Producer(s):

Little River Band, E.Rose, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Capitol/Unknown

  • 40
    • Saved By Zero

      The Fixx
    • 25
    • 20
    • 14
      • 25
      • 20
      • 14
  • 41
    • Tonight, I Celebrate My Love

      Peabo Bryson/Roberta Flack
    • 45
    • 41
    • 8
      • 45
      • 41
      • 8
  • 42
    • 1999

      Prince
    • 27
    • 12
    • 25
      • 27
      • 12
      • 25
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Songwriter(s):

Prince

Producer(s):

Prince

Imprint/Promotion Label:

NPG/Warner Bros./Rhino

  • 43
    • Tell Her No

      Juice Newton
    • 50
    • 43
    • 3
      • 50
      • 43
      • 3
  • 44
    • Big Log

      Robert Plant
    • 55
    • 44
    • 4
      • 55
      • 44
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

Plant, Blunt, Woodroffe

Producer(s):

R.Plant

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Es Paranza/Atlantic

  • 45
    • Fake Friends

      Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
    • 35
    • 35
    • 8
      • 35
      • 35
      • 8
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Producer(s):

J.Jett, R.Cordell, K.Laguna

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Blackheart/Unknown

  • 46
    • Hold Me 'til The Mornin' Comes

      Paul Anka
    • 48
    • 46
    • 11
      • 48
      • 46
      • 11
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Producer(s):

D.Diante, Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Columbia/Unknown

  • 47
    • Burning Down The House

      Talking Heads
    • 54
    • 47
    • 5
      • 54
      • 47
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

D.Byrne, C.Frantz, J.Harrison, T.Weymouth

Producer(s):

Talking Heads

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sire/London-Sire

  • 48
    • Blame It On Love

      Smokey Robinson & Barbara Mitchell
    • 49
    • 48
    • 9
      • 49
      • 48
      • 9
  • 49
    • The Border

      America