US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending December 10, 1983

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

1 2 SAY SAY SAY –•– Paul McCartney & Michael Jackson (Columbia)-9 (1 week at #1) (1)
2 1 ALL NIGHT LONG (All Night) –•– Lionel Richie (Motown)-13 (1)
3 3 UPTOWN GIRL –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-12 (3)
4 5 SAY IT ISN’T SO –•– Daryl Hall John Oates (RCA)-7 (4)
5 6 LOVE IS A BATTLEFIELD –•– Pat Benatar (Chrysalis)-12 (5)
6 4 ISLANDS IN THE STREAM –•– Kenny Rogers with Dolly Parton (RCA)-16 (1)
7 11 UNION OF THE SNAKE –•– Duran Duran (Capitol)-6 (7)
8 7 CUM ON FEEL THE NOIZE –•– Quiet Riot (Pasha)-13 (5)
9 9 CRUMBLIN’ DOWN –•– John Cougar Mellencamp (Riva)-9 (9)
10 10 CHURCH OF THE POISON MIND –•– Culture Club (Virgin)-8 (10)

11 14 OWNER OF A LONELY HEART –•– Yes (Atlantic)-6 (11)
12 16 TWIST OF FATE –•– Olivia Newton-John (with John Travolta) (MCA)-6 (12)
13 13 WHY ME –•– Irene Cara (Geffen)-8 (13)
14 15 UNDERCOVER OF THE NIGHT –•– The Rolling Stones (Rolling Stones)-5 (14)
15 8 HEART AND SOUL –•– Huey Lewis & The News (Chrysalis)-14 (8)
16 19 SYNCHRONICITY II –•– The Police (A&M)-6 (16)
17 17 IN A BIG COUNTRY –•– Big Country (Mercury)-8 (17)
18 20 MAJOR TOM (Coming Home) –•– Peter Schilling (Elektra)-12 (18)
19 27 BREAK MY STRIDE –•– Matthew Wilder (Private I)-13 (19)
20 12 P.Y.T. (Pretty Young Thing) –•– Michael Jackson (Epic)-10 (10)

21 25 I GUESS THAT’S WHY THEY CALL IT THE BLUES –•– Elton John (Geffen)-7 (21)
22 22 AIN’T NOBODY –•– Rufus & Chaka Khan (Warner Brothers)-11 (22)
23 23 SOULS –•– Rick Springfield (RCA)-9 (23)
24 29 TALKING IN YOUR SLEEP –•– The Romantics (Nemperor)-10 (24)
25 21 TOTAL ECLIPSE OF THE HEART –•– Bonnie Tyler (Columbia)-22 (1)
26 33 TIME WILL REVEAL –•– DeBarge (Gordy)-9 (26)
27 30 READ ‘EM AND WEEP –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-4 (27)
28 18 SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER –•– The Motels (Capitol)-15 (9)
29 36 IF I’D BEEN THE ONE –•– 38 Special (A&M)-5 (29)
30 35 RUNNING WITH THE NIGHT –•– Lionel Richie (Motown)-3 (30)

31 38 JOANNA –•– Kool & The Gang (De-Lite)-6 (31)
32 42 I STILL CAN’T GET OVER LOVING YOU –•– Ray Parker Jr. (Arista)-5 (32)
33 24 TONIGHT, I CELEBRATE MY LOVE –•– Peabo Bryson / Roberta Flack (Capitol)-23 (16)
34 43 THAT’S ALL –•– Genesis (Atlantic)-3 (34)
35 52 KARMA CHAMELEON –•– Culture Club (Virgin)-2 (35)
36 39 I WON’T STAND IN YOUR WAY –•– The Stray Cats (EMI-America)-7 (36)
37 34 THE SMILE HAS LEFT YOUR EYES –•– Asia (Geffen)-9 (34)
38 31 TELEFONE (Long Distance Love Affair) –•– Sheena Easton (EMI-America)-17 (9)
39 45 HOLIDAY –•– Madonna (Sire)-7 (39)
40 41 THE WAY HE MAKES ME FEEL –•– Barbra Streisand (Columbia)-8 (40)

OFF THE CHARTS

42 26 ONE THING LEADS TO ANOTHER –•– The Fixx (MCA)-15 (4)
49 28 SEND HER MY LOVE –•– Journey (Columbia)-12 (23)
50 32 TENDER IS THE NIGHT –•– Jackson Browne (Asylum)-12 (25)
51 40 INVISIBLE HANDS –•– Kim Carnes (EMI-America)-9 (40)
53 37 MAKING LOVE OUT OF NOTHING AT ALL –•– Air Supply (Arista)-20 (2)

POWER PLAYS

41 46 WHEN THE LIGHTS GO OUT –•– Naked Eyes (EMI-America)-8 (41)
43 47 STAY WITH ME TONIGHT –•– Jeffrey Osborne (A&M)-9 (43)
44 50 GOLD –•– Spandau Ballet (Chrysalis)-4 (44)
45 — PINK HOUSES –•– John Cougar Mellencamp (Riva)-1 (45)
46 60 THE SIGN OF FIRE –•– The Fixx (MCA)-3 (46)
47 53 BABY I LIED –•– Deborah Allen (RCA)-9 (47)
48 56 IN THE MOOD –•– Robert Plant (Es Paranza)-4 (48)

NEW THIS WEEK

45 — PINK HOUSES –•– John Cougar Mellencamp (Riva)-1 (45)
67 — THINK OF LAURA –•– Christopher Cross (Warner Brothers)-1 (67)
74 — 99 LUFTBALLONS –•– Nena (Epic)-1 (74)
76 — EBONY EYES –•– Rick James Featuring Smokey Robinson (Gordy)-1 (76)
78 — SAVE THE LAST DANCE FOR ME –•– Dolly Parton (with the Jordanaires) (RCA)-1 (78)
79 — THE DREAM (Hold On To Your Dream) –•– Irene Cara (Geffen / Network)-1 (79)
83 — RED HOT –•– Herb Alpert (A&M)-1 (83)
84 — ALMOST OVER YOU –•– Sheena Easton (EMI-America)-1 (84)
86 — YAH MO B THERE –•– James Ingram (with Michael McDonald) (Qwest)-1 (86)
90 — THE SOUND OF GOODBYE –•– Crystal Gayle (Warner Brothers)-1 (90)
93 — TOUCH A FOUR LEAF CLOVER –•– Atlantic Starr (A&M)-1 (93)