US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending August 13, 1983

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

1 1 EVERY BREATH YOU TAKE –•– The Police (A&M)-11 (6 weeks at #1) (1)
2 2 SWEET DREAMS (Are Made Of This) –•– The Eurythmics (RCA)-14 (2)
3 3 SHE WORKS HARD FOR THE MONEY –•– Donna Summer (Mercury)-12 (3)
4 7 MANIAC –•– Michael Sembello (Casablanca)-11 (4)
5 4 IS THERE SOMETHING I SHOULD KNOW –•– Duran Duran (Capitol)-11 (4)
6 9 STAND BACK –•– Stevie Nicks (Modern)-11 (6)
7 5 FLASHDANCE…WHAT A FEELING –•– Irene Cara (Casablanca)-20 (1)
8 11 IT’S A MISTAKE –•– Men At Work (Columbia)-7 (8)
9 8 NEVER GONNA LET YOU GO –•– Sergio Mendes (with Joe Pizzulo & Leza Miller) (A&M)-18 (4)
10 13 (Keep Feeling) FASCINATION –•– The Human League (A&M)-12 (10)

11 6 ELECTRIC AVENUE –•– Eddy Grant (Portrait)-18 (2)
12 22 PUTTIN’ ON THE RITZ –•– Taco (RCA)-8 (12)
13 14 HOT GIRLS IN LOVE –•– Loverboy (Columbia)-10 (13)
14 18 CHINA GIRL –•– David Bowie (EMI-America)-11 (14)
15 20 I’LL TUMBLE 4 YA –•– Culture Club (Virgin)-7 (15)
16 19 ROCK OF AGES –•– Def Leppard (Mercury)-10 (16)
17 10 WANNA BE STARTIN’ SOMETHIN’ –•– Michael Jackson (Epic)-12 (5)
18 17 **1999** –•– Prince (Warner Brothers)-23 (12)
19 23 TAKE ME TO HEART –•– Quarterflash (Geffen)-9 (19)
20 21 SAVED BY ZERO –•– The Fixx (MCA)-12 (20)

21 24 ROCK ‘N’ ROLL IS KING –•– ELO (Jet)-8 (21)
22 12 OUR HOUSE –•– Madness (Geffen)-15 (7)
23 27 HUMAN NATURE –•– Michael Jackson (Epic)-4 (23)
24 32 THE SAFETY DANCE –•– Men Without Hats (Backstreet)-8 (24)
25 25 LAWYERS IN LOVE –•– Jackson Browne (Asylum)-6 (25)
26 28 AFTER THE FALL –•– Journey (Columbia)-6 (26)
27 29 TELL HER ABOUT IT –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-3 (27)
28 30 HUMAN TOUCH –•– Rick Springfield (RCA)-6 (28)
29 15 CUTS LIKE A KNIFE –•– Bryan Adams (A&M)-10 (15)
30 35 DON’T CRY –•– Asia (Geffen)-3 (30)

31 16 COME DANCING –•– The Kinks (Arista)-15 (6)
32 41 PROMISES, PROMISES –•– Naked Eyes (EMI-America)-5 (32)
33 33 THE BORDER –•– America (Capitol)-9 (33)
34 37 DEAD GIVEAWAY –•– Shalamar (Solar)-8 (34)
35 36 FAKE FRIENDS –•– Joan Jett & The Blackhearts (Blackheart)-6 (35)
36 42 HOW AM I SUPPOSED TO LIVE WITHOUT YOU –•– Laura Branigan (Atlantic)-7 (36)
37 38 ALL TIME HIGH –•– Rita Coolidge (A&M)-7 (37)
38 40 IT’S INEVITABLE –•– Charlie (Mirage)-8 (38)
39 43 MAKING LOVE OUT OF NOTHING AT ALL –•– Air Supply (Arista)-3 (39)
40 47 TOTAL ECLIPSE OF THE HEART –•– Bonnie Tyler (Columbia)-5 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

44 26 BABY JANE –•– Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)-12 (14)
45 31 PIECES OF ICE –•– Diana Ross (RCA)-8 (31)
53 34 TOO SHY –•– Kajagoogoo (EMI-America)-17 (5)
57 39 STOP IN THE NAME OF LOVE –•– The Hollies (Atlantic)-11 (29)

POWER PLAYS

41 49 FAR FROM OVER –•– Frank Stallone (RSO)-3 (41)
42 50 DON’T YOU GET SO MAD –•– Jeffrey Osborne (A&M)-5 (42)
43 51 (She’s) SEXY + 17 –•– The Stray Cats (EMI-America)-2 (43)
46 48 MORNING BLUE –•– Louise Tucker (Arista)-9 (46)
47 53 TONIGHT, I CELEBRATE MY LOVE –•– Peabo Bryson / Roberta Flack (Capitol)-6 (47)
48 57 YOU’RE DRIVING ME OUT OF MY MIND –•– The Little River Band (Capitol)-4 (48)
49 58 LADY LOVE ME (One More Time) –•– George Benson (Warner Brothers)-4 (49)
50 60 KISS THE BRIDE –•– Elton John (Geffen)-2 (50)

NEW THIS WEEK

65 — TELL HER NO –•– Juice Newton (Capitol)-1 (65)
81 — HIGH TIME –•– Styx (A&M)-1 (81)
82 — THE NIGHT –•– The Animals (I.R.S.)-1 (82)
84 — HOW CAN I REFUSE –•– Heart (Epic)-1 (84)
85 — MIRACLES –•– Stacy Lattisaw (Cotillion)-1 (85)
87 — RAINBOW’S END –•– Sergio Mendes (A&M)-1 (87)
90 — I DON’T WANNA DANCE –•– Eddy Grant (Portrait)-1 (90)
95 — DON’T YOU KNOW HOW MUCH I LOVE YOU –•– Ronnie Milsap (RCA)-1 (95)