US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending September 24, 1983

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

1 2 TELL HER ABOUT IT –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-9 (1 week at #1) (1)
2 4 TOTAL ECLIPSE OF THE HEART –•– Bonnie Tyler (Columbia)-11 (2)
3 3 THE SAFETY DANCE –•– Men Without Hats (Backstreet)-14 (3)
4 1 MANIAC –•– Michael Sembello (Casablanca)-17 (1)
5 9 MAKING LOVE OUT OF NOTHING AT ALL –•– Air Supply (Arista)-9 (5)
6 5 SWEET DREAMS (Are Made Of This) –•– The Eurythmics (RCA)-20 (1)
7 7 HUMAN NATURE –•– Michael Jackson (Epic)-10 (7)
8 8 PUTTIN’ ON THE RITZ –•– Taco (RCA)-14 (4)
9 12 (She’s) SEXY + 17 –•– The Stray Cats (EMI-America)-8 (9)
10 10 DON’T CRY –•– Asia (Geffen)-9 (10)

11 16 KING OF PAIN –•– The Police (A&M)-5 (11)
12 14 FAR FROM OVER –•– Frank Stallone (RSO)-9 (12)
13 17 TRUE –•– Spandau Ballet (Chrysalis)-8 (13)
14 15 PROMISES, PROMISES –•– Naked Eyes (EMI-America)-11 (14)
15 6 EVERY BREATH YOU TAKE –•– The Police (A&M)-17 (1)
16 19 HOW AM I SUPPOSED TO LIVE WITHOUT YOU –•– Laura Branigan (Atlantic)-13 (16)
17 26 ISLANDS IN THE STREAM –•– Kenny Rogers with Dolly Parton (RCA)-5 (17)
18 11 SHE WORKS HARD FOR THE MONEY –•– Donna Summer (Mercury)-18 (3)
19 13 LAWYERS IN LOVE –•– Jackson Browne (Asylum)-12 (13)
20 18 I’LL TUMBLE 4 YA –•– Culture Club (Virgin)-13 (9)

21 29 ONE THING LEADS TO ANOTHER –•– The Fixx (MCA)-5 (21)
22 23 DEAD GIVEAWAY –•– Shalamar (Solar)-14 (22)
23 28 BURNING DOWN THE HOUSE –•– The Talking Heads (Sire)-9 (23)
24 21 HUMAN TOUCH –•– Rick Springfield (RCA)-12 (18)
25 30 TELEFONE (Long Distance Love Affair) –•– Sheena Easton (EMI-America)-6 (25)
26 27 KISS THE BRIDE –•– Elton John (Geffen)-8 (26)
27 20 (Keep Feeling) FASCINATION –•– The Human League (A&M)-18 (8)
28 31 TELL HER NO –•– Juice Newton (Capitol)-7 (28)
29 32 BIG LOG –•– Robert Plant (Es Paranza)-8 (29)
30 37 DELIRIOUS –•– Prince (Warner Brothers)-4 (30)

31 34 TONIGHT, I CELEBRATE MY LOVE –•– Peabo Bryson / Roberta Flack (Capitol)-12 (31)
32 25 DON’T YOU GET SO MAD –•– Jeffrey Osborne (A&M)-11 (25)
33 33 LADY LOVE ME (One More Time) –•– George Benson (Warner Brothers)-10 (30)
34 36 DON’T FORGET TO DANCE –•– The Kinks (Arista)-6 (34)
35 40 SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER –•– The Motels (Capitol)-4 (35)
36 39 SITTING AT THE WHEEL –•– The Moody Blues (Threshold)-4 (36)
37 38 IT MUST BE LOVE –•– Madness (Geffen)-6 (37)
38 22 IT’S A MISTAKE –•– Men At Work (Columbia)-13 (6)
39 47 IF ANYONE FALLS –•– Stevie Nicks (Modern)-3 (39)
40 41 COLD BLOODED –•– Rick James (Gordy)-9 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

45 24 CHINA GIRL –•– David Bowie (EMI-America)-17 (10)
54 35 STAND BACK –•– Stevie Nicks (Modern)-17 (5)

POWER PLAYS

41 43 WHAT AM I GONNA DO (I’m So In Love With You) –•– Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)-5 (41)
42 46 THIS TIME –•– Bryan Adams (A&M)-4 (42)
43 62 ALL NIGHT LONG (All Night) –•– Lionel Richie (Motown)-2 (43)
44 44 HOW CAN I REFUSE –•– Heart (Epic)-7 (44)
46 48 EVERYDAY I WRITE THE BOOK –•– Elvis Costello & The Attractions (Columbia)-6 (46)
47 50 CAN’T SHAKE LOOSE –•– Agnetha Faltskog (Polydor)-5 (47)
48 51 THE NIGHT –•– The Animals (I.R.S.)-7 (48)
49 55 MIRACLES –•– Stacy Lattisaw (Cotillion)-7 (49)
50 59 FOOLIN’ –•– Def Leppard (Mercury)-4 (50)

NEW THIS WEEK

70 — UPTOWN GIRL –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-1 (70)
73 — AUTOMATIC MAN –•– Michael Sembello (Warner Brothers)-1 (73)
78 — LOVE IS A BATTLEFIELD –•– Pat Benatar (Chrysalis)-1 (78)
79 — TENDER IS THE NIGHT –•– Jackson Browne (Asylum)-1 (79)
87 — SEND HER MY LOVE –•– Journey (Columbia)-1 (87)
88 — MASQUERADE –•– Berlin (Geffen)-1 (88)
89 — MAJOR TOM (Coming Home) –•– Peter Schilling (Elektra)-1 (89)
90 — YOU KNOW WHAT TO DO –•– Carly Simon (Warner Brothers)-1 (90)
93 — SHOULD I LOVE YOU –•– Cee Farrow (Rocshire)-1 (93)
94 — DON’T GIRLS GET LONELY –•– Glenn Shorrock (Capitol)-1 (94)
95 — CANVAS OF LIFE –•– Minor Detail (Polydor)-1 (95)
96 — LIFE GETS BETTER –•– Graham Parker (Arista)-1 (96)