Popjustice Retrochart - February 1983 - w/e 12/02/83

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EG's TOP 40 RETROCHART: Week Ending 12th February 1983
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EG's Chartdust:
Not much movement in the Top 5, but four singles climb into the Top 10 between #6 and #10 with another advancing 9 places to #11. Depeche Mode's first release with new member Alan Wilder is the highest of seven new entries.
 
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My top 20 from 12/02/83

1 Culture Club Do You Really Want To Hurt Me
2 Toto Africa
3 Phil Collins You Can't Hurry Love
4 Captain Sensible Wot!
5 Musical Youth Pass the Dutchie
6 Taco Puttin' On the Ritz
7 Eddy Grant I Don't Wanna Dance
8 Nena Nur Geträumt
9 Dexys Midnight Runners Come On Eileen
10 Frida I Know There's Something Going On
11 Marvin Gay Sexual Healing
12 Billy Idol Hot In the City
13 Supertramp It's Raining Again
14 Yazoo Don't Go
15 Don Henley Dirty Laundry
16 Joe Cocker & Jennifer Warnes Up Where We Belong
17 Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five The Message
18 Survivor Eye of the Tiger
19 No Bros Be My Friend
20 Abba Under Attack
 
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#74 HIGHCLIMBER - UP 26 PLACES


51 45 05 13 If You Can't Stand The Heat Bucks Fizz
52 64 52 02 So Close Diana Ross
53 58 53 04 Tied Up Olivia Newton-John

54 50 01 18 Maneater Hall & Oates
55 47 30 11 I Feel Love (Remix) Donna Summer
56 53 12 15 It's Raining Again Supertramp
57 61 27 10 Everybody Madonna
58 63 03 22 Goody Two Shoes Adam Ant
59 62 09 10 All The Love In The World Dionne Warwick
60 --- 40 08 Wot! Captain Sensible
61 67 61 11 You & I Eddie Rabbitt & Crystal Gayle
62 69 62 10 The Other Guy Little River Band
63 65 63 02 Puttin' On The Ritz Taco

64 68 09 13 I Don't Wanna Dance Eddy Grant
65 71 65 16 What About Me Moving Pictures
66 83 66 03 Hang On To Your Heart Bardo
67 86 67 08 I Knew You When Linda Ronstadt

68 70 68 03 Nur Getraumt Nena
69 74 69 09 Twilight Zone Golden Earring

70 73 08 30 Rock The Casbah The Clash
71 77 71 07 Shame On The Moon Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band
72 72 36 13 Love Is A Stranger Eurythmics
73 78 13 23 Space Age Love Song A Flock Of Seagulls
74 100 74 02 I'm Specialised In You Time Bandits FEATURED
75 76 22 14 Hot In The City Billy Idol
76 80 01 19 Hungry Like The Wolf Duran Duran
77 75 04 19 Back On The Chain Gang The Pretenders
78 82 78 09 On The Loose Saga
79 79 04 14 Don't Go Yazoo
80 117 80 01 Separate Ways Journey FEATURED
81 59 59 04 All Right Christopher Cross
82 --- 03 11 The Message Grandmaster Flash
83 93 83 05 Your Love Is Driving Me Crazy Sammy Hagar

84 51 02 15 The Girl Is Mine Michael Jackson & Paul McCartney
85 85 01 22 Eye Of The Tiger Survivor
86 25 04 10 Under Attack ABBA
87 87 87 02 Be My Friend No Bros
88 99 88 02 Burning Heart Vandenburg

89 66 01 16 The Day Before You Came ABBA
90 97 71 16 I Keep Forgettin' Michael McDonald
91 116 91 01 Photograph Def Leppard FEATURED
92 102 92 01 Heart To Heart Kenny Loggins
FEATURED
93 41 21 12 Hymn Ultravox
94 91 77 05 I Have The Touch Peter Gabriel
95 119 01 14 Poison Arrow ABC
96 81 11 16 Living On The Ceiling Blancmange
97 111 97 01 The Harder They Come Rockers Revenge FEATURED
98 103 21 07 Stray Cat Strut The Stray Cats
99 94 66 08 To Have And Have Not Ronny
100 113 100 01 You Got Lucky Tom Petty
 
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Chart News

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#25 NEW ENTRY


#23 HIGHEST NEW ENTRY


11 12 11 04 New Year's Day U2
12 21 12 02 Change Tears For Fears
13 15 13 04 Last Night A DJ Saved My Life Indeep
14 31 14 04 Baby Come To Me Patti Austin & James Ingram

15 11 07 07 The Story Of The Blues Wah!
16 18 16 12 1999 Prince
17 20 17 04 Love On Your Side Thompson Twins

18 14 13 05 The Chinese Way Level 42
19 17 17 07 Oh Diane Fleetwood Mac
20 13 04 25 Steppin' Out Joe Jackson
21 39 21 06 Hey Little Girl Icehouse
22 19 17 04 Twisting By The Pool Dire Straits
23 --- 23 01 Get The Balance Right Depeche Mode HIGHEST NEW ENTRY FEATURED
24 10 03 20 Gloria Laura Branigan
25 --- 25 01 Communication Spandau Ballet FEATURED
26 29 26 05 One On One Hall & Oates

27 23 23 04 The Cutter Echo & The Bunnymen
28 26 18 12 Allentown Billy Joel
29 27 01 23 Do You Really Want To Hurt Me Culture Club
30 28 28 05 Hold Me Tighter In The Rain Billy Griffin
31 32 29 26 I Know There's Something Going On Frida
32 33 29 09 The Woman In Me Donna Summer
33 38 33 02 Christian China Crisis
34 37 34 03 Nature Boy Central Line

35 35 09 15 Sexual Healing Marvin Gaye
36 30 21 11 Buffalo Gals Malcolm McLaren
37 34 24 06 European Female The Stranglers
38 40 38 03 You Are Lionel Richie
39 134 39 01 The Tunnel Of Love Fun Boy Three
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40 44 03 19 Come On Eileen Dexy's Midnight Runners
41 43 41 02 Shiny Shiny Haysi Fantayzee
42 42 42 05 Breaking Us In Two Joe Jackson

43 36 20 08 Heartache Avenue The Maisonettes
44 46 04 13 Pass The Dutchie Musical Youth
45 --- 45 01 Never Gonna Give You Up Musical Youth FEATURED
46 22 02 12 Our House Madness
47 48 40 15 Lies Thompson Twins
48 57 48 04 Windows Missing Persons
49 --- 49 01 Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This) Eurythmics
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50 49 49 04 Mind Up Tonight Melba Moore
 
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While we take a moment to note that yet again U2 have missed out on the top ten by a whisker (11-11-12-11 must be the most unlucky run on the retrochart ever) the top ten is coming up!

 
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