US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending May 14, 1983

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TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart (Peak Position)

1 1 BEAT IT –•– Michael Jackson (Epic)-12 (3 weeks at #1) (1)
2 3 LET’S DANCE –•– David Bowie (EMI-America)-8 (2)
3 2 JEOPARDY –•– The Greg Kihn Band (Beserkley)-16 (2)
4 6 OVERKILL –•– Men At Work (Columbia)-6 (4)
5 7 SHE BLINDED ME WITH SCIENCE –•– Thomas Dolby (Capitol)-13 (5)
6 4 COME ON EILEEN –•– Dexys Midnight Runners (Mercury)-17 (1)
7 13 FLASHDANCE…WHAT A FEELING –•– Irene Cara (Casablanca)-7 (7)
8 9 LITTLE RED CORVETTE –•– Prince (Warner Brothers)-12 (8)
9 11 SOLITAIRE –•– Laura Branigan (Atlantic)-9 (9)
10 5 DER KOMMISSAR –•– After The Fire (Epic)-14 (5)

11 10 I WON’T HOLD YOU BACK –•– Toto (Columbia)-10 (10)
12 17 MY LOVE –•– Lionel Richie (Motown)-6 (12)
13 15 PHOTOGRAPH –•– Def Leppard (Mercury)-10 (13)
14 16 RIO –•– Duran Duran (Capitol)-7 (14)
15 18 STRAIGHT FROM THE HEART –•– Bryan Adams (A&M)-10 (15)
16 8 MR. ROBOTO –•– Styx (A&M)-14 (3)
17 19 TIME (Clock Of the Heart) –•– Culture Club (Virgin)-5 (17)
18 12 EVEN NOW –•– Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band (Capitol)-10 (12)
19 20 AFFAIR OF THE HEART –•– Rick Springfield (RCA)-5 (19)
20 23 FAITHFULLY –•– Journey (Columbia)-5 (20)

21 22 MORNIN’ –•– Jarreau (Warner Brothers)-9 (21)
22 28 ALWAYS SOMETHING THERE TO REMIND ME –•– Naked Eyes (EMI-America)-10 (22)
23 27 DON’T LET IT END –•– Styx (A&M)-3 (23)
24 14 BILLIE JEAN –•– Michael Jackson (Epic)-17 (1)
25 29 STRANGER IN MY HOUSE –•– Ronnie Milsap (RCA)-8 (25)
26 32 FAMILY MAN –•– Daryl Hall & John Oates (RCA)-3 (26)
27 37 SHE’S A BEAUTY –•– The Tubes (Capitol)-6 (27)
28 25 IT MIGHT BE YOU –•– Stephen Bishop (Warner Brothers)-16 (25)
29 21 SEPERATE WAYS (Worlds Apart) –•– Journey (Columbia)-15 (8)
30 42 TRY AGAIN –•– Champaign (Columbia)-7 (30)

31 24 WELCOME TO HEARTLIGHT –•– Kenny Loggins (Columbia)-10 (24)
32 26 SOME KIND OF FRIEND –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-12 (26)
33 35 I COULDN’T SAY NO –•– Robert Ellis Orrall with Carlene Carter (RCA)-8 (33)
34 30 SO WRONG –•– Patrick Simmons (Elektra)-9 (30)
35 48 NEVER GONNA LET YOU GO –•– Sergio Mendes (with Joe Pizzulo & Leza Miller) (A&M)-5 (35)
36 31 ONE ON ONE –•– Daryl Hall & John Oates (RCA)-16 (7)
37 34 DO YOU REALLY WANT TO HURT ME –•– Culture Club (Virgin)-24 (2)
38 40 GIMME ALL YOUR LOVIN –•– ZZ Top (Warner Brothers)-7 (38)
39 56 I’M STILL STANDING –•– Elton John (Geffen)-2 (39)
40 46 THE ONE THING –•– INXS (Atco)-8 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

42 33 HUNGRY LIKE THE WOLF –•– Duran Duran (Harvest)-21 (3)
43 36 WE’VE GOT TONIGHT –•– Kenny Rogers & Sheena Easton (Liberty)-16 (6)
50 38 YOU ARE –•– Lionel Richie (Motown)-18 (4)
67 39 WHIRLY GIRL –•– Oxo (Geffen)-13 (28)

POWER PLAYS

41 50 TOO SHY –•– Kajagoogoo (EMI-America)-4 (41)
44 51 LOOKING FOR A STRANGER –•– Pat Benatar (Chrysalis)-4 (44)
45 60 ELECTRIC AVENUE –•– Eddy Grant (Portrait)-5 (45)
46 59 NO TIME FOR TALK –•– Christopher Cross (Warner Brothers)-2 (46)
48 52 FULL MOON FIRE –•– Walter Egan (Backstreet)-6 (48)

NEW THIS WEEK

76 — INSIDE LOVE (So Personal) –•– George Benson (Warner Brothers)-1 (76)
80 — HOW DO YOU KEEP THE MUSIC PLAYING –•– James Ingram & Patti Austin (Qwest)-1 (80)
82 — SIDE BY SIDE –•– Earth, Wind & Fire (Columbia)-1 (82)
83 — WISHING (If I Had a Photograph Of You) –•– A Flock Of Seagulls (Jive)-1 (83)
86 — WHEN I’M WITH YOU –•– Sheriff (Capitol)-1 (86)
87 — I CANNOT BELIEVE IT’S TRUE –•– Phil Collins (Atlantic)-1 (87)
89 — WHAT YOU DO TO ME –•– Carl Wilson (Caribou)-1 (89)
90 — SWEET DREAMS (Are Made Of This) –•– The Eurythmics (RCA)-1 (90)
93 — SLIPPING AWAY –•– Dave Edmunds (Columbia)-1 (93)
95 — FOOL’S GAME –•– Michael Bolton (Columbia)-1 (95)