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Popjustice Retrochart - July 1983 - w/e 23/07/83

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  1. THE POPJUSTICE RETROCHART
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    Retrochart Top Ten w/e 23/07/83
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    01 [​IMG] 01 01 14 Flashdance… What A Feeling Irene Cara [​IMG] THIRD WEEK AT NUMBER ONE
    02 [​IMG] 02 01 09 Every Breath You Take The Police [​IMG]
    03 [​IMG] 03 03 08 She Works Hard For The Money Donna Summer
    04 [​IMG] 07 04 08 Baby Jane Rod Stewart
    05 [​IMG] 06 05 06 IOU Freeez

    06 [​IMG] 05 03 11 Moonlight Shadow Mike Oldfield [​IMG]
    07 [​IMG] 04 04 06 When We Were Young Bucks Fizz
    08 [​IMG] 14 08 04 First Picture Of You Lotus Eaters
    09 [​IMG] 10 09 03 Who's That Girl Eurythmics
    10 [​IMG] 09 09 06 Wherever I Lay My Hat (That's My Home) Paul Young
     
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  2. Retrochart 23/07/83

    11 11 11 03 Cruel Summer Bananarama
    12 13 11 05 Come Live With Me Heaven 17
    13 08 06 09 Wanna Be Startin' Something Michael Jackson
    14 27 14 02 Never Stop Echo & The Bunnymen
    15 17 15 03 The Walk The Cure

    16 19 07 07 China Girl David Bowie
    17 16 16 04 Double Dutch Malcolm McLaren
    18 12 09 07 Dead Giveaway Shalamar
    19 15 15 04 Tantalise Jimmy The Hoover
    20 18 18 04 It's A Mistake Men At Work
    21 --- 21 01 Everything Counts Depeche Mode HIGHEST NEW ENTRY FEATURED
    22 --- 22 01 Wrapped Around Your Finger The Police FEATURED
    23 26 23 04 Forbidden Colours Sylvian Sakamoto
    24 --- 24 01 Human Nature Michael Jackson FEATURED
    25 29 25 04 I'll Tumble 4 Ya Culture Club

    26 31 23 05 All Night Long Mary Jane Girls
    27 36 27 05 Pieces Of Ice Diana Ross
    28 40 28 02 After A Fashion Midge Ure & Mike Karn
    29 39 29 03 Everyday I Write The Book Elvis Costello & The Attractions

    30 28 18 08 We Came To Dance Ultravox
    31 45 31 02 Safety Dance Men Without Hats
    32 34 04 15 Temptation Heaven 17 [​IMG]
    33 22 19 09 Walk Out To Winter Aztec Camera
    34 37 34 04 Don't Try To Stop It Roman Holliday
    35 66 35 02 Give It Up KC & The Sunshine Band

    36 38 04 13 True Spandau Ballet [​IMG]
    37 33 14 13 I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues Elton John
    38 141 38 01 Love To Stay Altered Images FEATURED
    39 20 14 07 Dark Is The Night Shakatak
    40 71 40 02 Promises Promises Naked Eyes
    41 41 11 13 Our Lips Are Sealed Fun Boy Three
    42 147 42 01 Right Now The Creatures FEATURED
    43 32 25 06 Take That Situation Nick Heyward
    44 44 44 06 Maniac Michael Sembello
    45 --- 45 01 The Crown Gary Byrd & The GB Experience
    FEATURED
    46 23 20 07 Dream To Sleep H2O
    47 48 47 05 Real World The Bangles
    48 100 48 02 Watching Thompson Twins HIGHEST CLIMBER FEATURED
    49 53 03 19 Blue Monday New Order [​IMG]
    50 47 47 05 Spy Of Love INXS
     
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  3. Retrochart 23/07/83

    51 50 02 24 Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This) Eurythmics [​IMG]
    52 52 34 03 Transfer Affection A Flock Of Seagulls
    53 43 42 05 War Baby Tom Robinson
    54 42 30 09 White Wedding Billy Idol
    55 79 55 02 Lawyers In Love Jackson Browne
    56 158 56 04 Puttin' On The Ritz Taco

    57 51 35 08 Stand Back Stevie Nicks
    58 61 58 03 Endlessly John Foxx
    59 54 02 14 More Than This Roxy Music [​IMG]
    60 57 55 04 Amor Tambien France Gall
    61 62 61 07 Come Dancing Kinks
    62 59 04 18 Is There Something I Should Know? Duran Duran [​IMG]
    63 73 02 18 Our House Madness [​IMG]
    64 49 42 12 She's A Beauty Tubes
    65 65 65 03 Cherchez Le Garcon Taxi Girl
    66 58 55 14 Metro Berlin
    67 60 60 04 Wonderland XTC
    68 64 22 06 Confusion (Hits Us Everytime) Truth
    69 63 05 14 (Keep Feeling) Fascination The Human League
    70 69 09 22 Just An Illusion Imagination [​IMG]
    71 70 03 14 All Of My Heart ABC [​IMG]
    72 72 72 02 Mona Lisa Lio
    73 76 73 03 I Like Chopin Gazebo

    74 67 57 05 Vivre Ou Survivre Daniel Balavoine
    75 68 08 19 Wishing (If I Had A Photgraph Of You) A Flock Of Seagulls [​IMG]
    76 77 07 13 Don't Talk To Me About Love Altered Images
    77 81 77 04 Juliet Robin Gibb
    78 101 78 01 Legal Tender B-52s FEATURED

    79 80 64 05 Le Coup De Folie Thierry Pastor
    80 75 75 04 Camouflage Chris Sievey
    81 83 03 19 Cambodia Kim Wilde [​IMG]
    82 78 50 04 I'm Still Standing Elton John
    83 21 14 10 Lady Love Me George Benson
    84 84 80 05 Chasseur D'Ivoire Alain Chamfort
    85 85 85 03 The Border America
    86 92 86 02 Au Bout De Mes Reves Jean-Jacques Goldmand

    87 30 02 27 Too Shy Kajagoogoo [​IMG]
    88 120 88 01 It's Over The Funkmasters FEATURED
    89 108 89 01 Ackee 1-2-3 The Beat FEATURED
    90 --- 25 11 Ride Like The Wind Christopher Cross

    91 82 05 21 Shy Boy Bananarama [​IMG]
    92 94 92 02 Stop In The Name Of Love Hollies
    93 102 74 04 I Love You Yello

    94 89 08 37 Rock The Casbah The Clash [​IMG]
    95 97 95 02 Take Me To Heart Quarterflash
    96 88 09 17 Words F.R.David
    97 109 95 02 Coeur De Rocker Julien Clerc
    98 104 98 01 Saved By Zero Fixx
    99 --- 99 01 Si J'etais Un Homme Diane Tell

    100 98 94 03 Fraction Too Much Friction Tim Finn
     
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  4. Popjustice Retrochart Number Ones

    1980
    05/01/80 Another Brick In The Wall (Part II) Pink Floyd 452
    12/01/80 Brass In Pocket The Pretenders 548
    19/01/80 Brass In Pocket The Pretenders 443.5
    26/01/80 Brass In Pocket The Pretenders 498
    02/02/80 Sara Fleetwood Mac 526
    09/02/80 Rock With You Michael Jackson 441
    16/02/80 Rock With You Michael Jackson 456
    23/02/80 On The Radio Donna Summer 551
    01/03/80 On The Radio Donna Summer 533
    08/03/80 On The Radio Donna Summer 536
    15/03/80 On The Radio Donna Summer 524
    22/03/80 Atomic Blondie 551
    29/03/80 Going Underground The Jam 639
    05/04/80 Going Underground The Jam 638
    12/04/80 Going Underground The Jam 590.5
    19/04/80 Call Me Blondie 646
    26/04/80 Call Me Blondie 647
    03/05/80 Call Me Blondie 597.5
    10/05/80 Call Me Blondie 637
    17/05/80 A Forest The Cure 584.5
    24/05/80 A Forest The Cure 541
    31/05/80 A Forest The Cure 485.5
    07/06/80 A Forest The Cure 513
    14/06/80 We Are Glass Gary Numan 517
    21/06/80 Christine Siouxsie & The Banshees 537
    28/06/80 Christine Siouxsie & The Banshees 495.5
    05/07/80 Xanadu Olivia Newton-John & Electric Light Orchestra 460
    12/07/80 Xanadu Olivia Newton-John & Electric Light Orchestra 558
    19/07/80 Upside Down Diana Ross 506
    26/07/80 Babooshka Kate Bush 483
    02/08/80 The Winner Takes It All ABBA 574
    09/08/80 The Winner Takes It All ABBA 591
    16/08/80 The Winner Takes It All ABBA 543
    23/08/80 The Winner Takes It All ABBA 492
    30/08/80 The Winner Takes It All ABBA 489
    06/09/80 The Winner Takes It All ABBA 580
    13/09/80 Ashes To Ashes David Bowie 593
    20/09/80 Ashes To Ashes David Bowie 544
    27/09/80 Ashes To Ashes David Bowie 496
    04/10/80 Ashes To Ashes David Bowie 486
    11/10/80 Another One Bites The Dust Queen 481
    18/10/80 Another One Bites The Dust Queen 480
    25/10/80 Another One Bites The Dust Queen 468
    01/11/80 Woman In Love Barbra Streisand 452
    08/11/80 Fashion David Bowie 451
    15/11/80 Fashion David Bowie 470
    22/11/80 Fashion David Bowie 478
    29/11/80 Celebration Kool & The Gang 488
    06/12/80 The Tide Is High Blondie 446
    13/12/80 The Tide Is High Blondie 436
    20/12/80 (Just Like) Starting Over John Lennon 433
    27/12/80 Celebration Kool & The Gang 474 [​IMG] CHRISTMAS NUMBER ONE


    1981
    03/01/81 Celebration Kool & The Gang 387
    10/01/81 (Just Like) Starting Over John Lennon 403
    17/01/81 Flash Queen 390
    24/01/81 In The Air Tonight Phil Collins 443
    31/01/81 In The Air Tonight Phil Collins 422.5
    07/02/81 Woman John Lennon 422
    14/02/81 Vienna Ultravox 398
    21/02/81 Vienna Ultravox 449
    28/02/81 Vienna Ultravox 451
    07/03/81 Vienna Ultravox 438
    14/03/81 Vienna Ultravox 438
    21/03/81 Vienna Ultravox 425
    28/03/81 Vienna Ultravox 404
    04/04/81 Kids In America Kim Wilde 397
    11/04/81 Kids In America Kim Wilde 392
    18/04/81 Kids In America Kim Wilde 379
    25/04/81 Kids In America Kim Wilde 368
    02/05/81 It's A Love Thing The Whispers 347
    09/05/81 Drowning / All Out To Get You The Beat 344
    16/05/81 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes 443
    23/05/81 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes 469
    30/05/81 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes 483
    06/06/81 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes 482
    13/06/81 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes 474
    20/06/81 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes 464
    27/06/81 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes 445
    04/07/81 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes 423
    11/07/81 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes 402 LONGEST RUNNING NUMBER ONE - NINE WEEKS

    18/07/81 Lay All Your Love On Me ABBA 431
    25/07/81 Lay All Your Love On Me ABBA 447
    01/08/81 Lay All Your Love On Me ABBA 432
    08/08/81 Happy Birthday Stevie Wonder 446
    15/08/81 Tainted Love Soft Cell 434
    22/08/81 Love Action (I Believe In Love) Human League 482
    29/08/81 Love Action (I Believe In Love) Human League 487
    05/09/81 Love Action (I Believe In Love) Human League 483
    12/09/81 Tainted Love Soft Cell 560
    19/09/81 Souvenir OMD 586
    26/09/81 Souvenir OMD 595
    03/10/81 Souvenir OMD 595
    10/10/81 Souvenir OMD 567
    17/10/81 Just Can't Get Enough Depeche Mode 572
    24/10/81 Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic The Police 562
    31/10/81 Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic The Police 568
    07/11/81 Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic The Police 642
    14/11/81 Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic The Police 655
    21/11/81 Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic The Police 650
    28/11/81 Under Pressure Queen & David Bowie 658
    05/12/81 Under Pressure Queen & David Bowie 643
    12/12/81 Under Pressure Queen & David Bowie 717

    19/12/81 Don't You Want Me Human League 672
    26/12/81 Don't You Want Me Human League 737 [​IMG] CHRISTMAS NUMBER ONE HIGHEST EVER WEEKLY TALLY

    1982
    02/01/82 Don't You Want Me Human League 647
    09/01/82 Don't You Want Me Human League 639
    16/01/82 Don't You Want Me Human League 575
    23/01/82 Waiting For A Girl Like You Foreigner 546
    30/01/82 Waiting For A Girl Like You Foreigner 523
    06/02/82 Golden Brown The Stranglers 486.5
    13/02/82 The Model / Computer Love Kraftwerk 535
    20/02/82 I Can't Go For That (No Can Do) Hall & Oates 474
    27/02/82 Town Called Malice / Precious The Jam 454
    06/03/82 Town Called Malice / Precious The Jam 458
    13/03/82 Town Called Malice / Precious The Jam 453
    20/03/82 Poison Arrow ABC 449
    27/03/82 Poison Arrow ABC 456
    03/04/82 Poison Arrow ABC 453
    10/04/82 Poison Arrow ABC 531
    17/04/82 Poison Arrow ABC 480
    24/04/82 View From A Bridge Kim Wilde 470
    01/05/82 View From A Bridge Kim Wilde 501
    08/05/82 View From A Bridge Kim Wilde 521
    15/05/82 View From A Bridge Kim Wilde 522
    22/05/82 The Look Of Love ABC 507
    29/05/82 The Look Of Love ABC 521
    05/06/82 House Of Fun Madness 529
    12/06/82 House Of Fun Madness 519
    19/06/82 Hungry Like The Wolf Duran Duran 511
    26/06/82 I Want Candy Bow Wow Wow 541
    03/07/82 I Want Candy Bow Wow Wow 544
    10/07/82 I Want Candy Bow Wow Wow 524
    17/07/82 Abracadabra The Steve Miller Band 491
    24/07/82 Abracadabra The Steve Miller Band 476.5
    31/07/82 Take It Away Paul McCartney 430
    07/08/82 Take It Away Paul McCartney 451
    14/08/82 Eye Of The Tiger Survivor 467
    21/08/82 Eye Of The Tiger Survivor 483
    28/08/82 Eye Of The Tiger Survivor 489
    04/09/82 Eye Of The Tiger Survivor 489
    11/09/82 Eye Of The Tiger Survivor 481
    18/09/82 Eye Of The Tiger Survivor 454
    25/09/82 Eye Of The Tiger Survivor 430
    02/10/82 The Bitterest Pill (Is Hard To Swallow) The Jam 414
    09/10/82 Do You Really Want To Hurt Me Culture Club 384
    16/10/82 Do You Really Want To Hurt Me Culture Club 346
    23/10/82 Do You Really Want To Hurt Me Culture Club 397
    30/10/82 Mad World Tears For Fears 422
    06/11/82 Mad World Tears For Fears 440
    13/11/82 The Day Before You Came ABBA 470
    20/11/82 Maneater Hall & Oates 461
    27/11/82 Maneater Hall & Oates 421.5
    04/12/82 Maneater Hall & Oates 369
    11/12/82 Maneater Hall & Oates 358
    18/12/82 Maneater Hall & Oates 347
    25/12/82 You Can't Hurry Love Phil Collins 331

    1983
    01/01/83 You Can't Hurry Love Phil Collins 344
    08/01/83 You Can't Hurry Love Phil Collins 361
    15/01/83 Down Under Men At Work 371
    22/01/83 Down Under Men At Work 389
    29/01/83 You Can't Hurry Love Phil Collins 458
    05/02/83 You Can't Hurry Love Phil Collins 451
    12/02/83 Africa Toto 438
    19/02/83 Africa Toto 442
    26/02/83 Africa Toto 425
    05/03/83 Billie Jean Michael Jackson 380
    12/03/83 Billie Jean Michael Jackson 380
    19/03/83 Billie Jean Michael Jackson 380
    26/03/83 Billie Jean Michael Jackson 377
    02/04/83 Billie Jean Michael Jackson 369
    09/04/83 Billie Jean Michael Jackson 352
    16/04/83 Beat It Michael Jackson 366
    23/04/83 Beat It Michael Jackson 375
    30/04/83 Beat It Michael Jackson 379
    07/05/83 Beat It Michael Jackson 374
    14/05/83 Beat It Michael Jackson 372
    21/05/83 Let's Dance David Bowie 395
    28/05/83 Let's Dance David Bowie 365
    04/06/83 Family Man Hall & Oates 361
    11/06/83 Every Breath You Take The Police 462
    18/06/83 Every Breath You Take The Police 469
    25/06/83 Every Breath You Take The Police 473
    02/07/83 Every Breath You Take The Police 478
    09/07/83 Flashdance… What A Feeling! Irene Cara 494
    16/07/83 Flashdance… What A Feeling! Irene Cara 490
    23/07/83 Flashdance… What A Feeling! Irene Cara 477

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    ARTIST WITH MOST NUMBER ONES:

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    4 David Bowie (including 1 with Queen)
    3 Blondie
    3 The Jam
    3 ABBA
    3 Michael Jackson
    3 Hall & Oates
    3 Queen
    (including 1 with David Bowie)
    2 John Lennon
    2 Human League
    2 Kim Wilde
    2 ABC
    2 Phil Collins
    2 The Police


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    MOST WEEKS AT NUMBER ONE:
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    13 Michael Jackson
    12 David Bowie
    (including 3 with Queen)
    10 ABBA
    9 Kim Carnes
    9 The Police
    8 Human League
    8 Kim Wilde
    7 Blondie
    7 Ultravox
    7 ABC
    7 Survivor
    7 The Jam
    7 Phil Collins
    7 Hall & Oates
    7 Queen
    (including 3 with David Bowie)

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    MOST WEEKS AT NUMBER ONE BY RECORD:

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    9 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes July 1981
    7 Vienna Ultravox March 1981
    7 Eye Of The Tiger Survivor Aug 1982
    6 The Winner Takes It All ABBA Sep 1980
    6 Billie Jean Michael Jackson Mar 1983
    5 Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic The Police Nov 1981
    5 Don't You Want Me Human League Jan 1982
    5 Poison Arrow ABC Mar 1982
    5 Maneater Hall & Oates Dec 1982
    5 You Can't Hurry Love Phil Collins Jan 1983
    5 Beat It Michael Jackson Apr 1983
    4 On The Radio Donna Summer Mar 1980
    4 Call Me Blondie May 1980
    4 A Forest The Cure Jun 1980
    4 Ashes To Ashes David Bowie Oct 1980
    4 Kids In America Kim Wilde Apr 1981
    4 Souvenir OMD Oct 1981
    4 View From A Bridge Kim Wilde Apr 1982
    4 Every Breath You Take The Police Jun 1983
     
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  5. Week 30

    [​IMG] Global Chart Top 10 w/e 23/07/83

    01 [​IMG] 01 01 10 Flashdance….What A Feeling Irene Cara FOURTH WEEK AT NUMBER ONE
    02 [​IMG] 02 02 08 Every Breath You Take The Police
    03 [​IMG] 03 03 05 Baby Jane Rod Stewart
    04 [​IMG] 06 04 07 Electric Avenue Eddy Grant
    05 [​IMG] 08 05 05 Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This) Eurythmics
    06 [​IMG] 04 01 17 Let's Dance David Bowie
    07 [​IMG] 05 05 16 Too Shy Kajagoogoo
    08 [​IMG] 07 02 15 Beat It Michael Jackson

    09 [​IMG] 10 09 02 Moonlight Shadow Mike Oldfield
    10 [​IMG] 09 10 03 China Girl David Bowie
     
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  6. [​IMG] UK Official Singles Chart Top 100 w/e 23/07/83

    01 [​IMG] 02 01 06 Wherever I Lay My Hat (That's My Home) Paul Young 87,000 NEW NUMBER ONE
    02 [​IMG] 03 02 06 I.O.U. Freeez 74,000
    03 [​IMG] 01 01 08 Baby Jane Rod Stewart 60,000
    04 [​IMG] 09 04 03 Who's That Girl Eurythmics 43,000
    05 [​IMG] 04 04 09 Moonlight Shadow Mike Oldfield 42,000
    06 [​IMG] 06 06 05 Come Live With Me Heaven 17 34,000
    07 [​IMG] 10 07 04 Double Dutch Malcolm Mclaren 34,000
    08 [​IMG] 05 02 08 Flashdance…What A Feeling! Irene Cara [​IMG] 32,000
    09 [​IMG] 07 06 05 War Baby Tom Robinson 29,000
    10 [​IMG] 08 08 06
    It's Over Funk Masters 27,000
    Chart Entries
    14 Wrapped Around Your Finger The Police
    21 The Crown Gary Byrd & The GB Experience
    23 It's Late Shakin' Stevens
    29 Do It Again / Billie Jean Club House
    41 Everything Counts Depeche Mode
    70 (Do You Really Love Me) Tell Me Love Michael Wycoff
    74 Get It Right Aretha Franklin
    79 Walking In The Rain Modern Romance
    80 Nightmare Saxon
    81 The Woman In You Bee Gees
    83 Six Months In A Leaky Boat Split Enz
    86 Bang The Drum All Day Todd Rundgren
    87 Blue Skies Jets
    88 Feel The Love 10cc
    90 Space Cowboy Jonzun Crew
    94 Just Fascination Cabaret Voltaire
    95 Sister Friction Haysi Fantayzee
    99 Turn The Music On Orlando Johnson
    100 I Just Can't Help Believing Boys Town Gang


    [​IMG] UK Charts
    NME Singles Chart Wherever I Lay My Hat Paul Young SECOND WEEK AT NUMBER ONE
    UK Official Indie Singles Chart War Baby Tom Robinson SECOND WEEK AT NUMBER ONE
    UK Official Album Chart You And Me Both Yazoo NEW NUMBER ONE
     
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  7. [​IMG] US Billboard Hot 100 w/e 23/07/83

    01 [​IMG] 01 01 08 Every Breath You Take The Police THIRD WEEK AT NUMBER ONE
    02 [​IMG] 02 02 15 Electric Avenue Eddy Grant
    03 [​IMG] 03 01 17 Flashdance….What A Feeling Irene Cara
    04 [​IMG] 04 04 15 Never Gonna Let You Go Sergio Mendes
    05 [​IMG] 05 05 09 Wanna Be Startin' Somethin' Michael Jackson
    06 [​IMG] 06 06 12 Come Dancing The Kinks
    07 [​IMG] 08 07 12 Our House Madness
    08 [​IMG] 09 08 08 Is There Something I Should Know Duran Duran
    09 [​IMG] 11 09 08 Stand Back Stevie Nicks
    10 [​IMG] 14 10 09 She Works Hard For The Money Donna Summer

    Chart Entries
    #48 Human Nature Michael Jackson
    #72 Tip Of My Tongue Tubes
    #80 Sharp Dressed Man ZZ Top
    #81 You're Driving Me Out Of My Mind Little River Band
    #87 Lady Love Me George Benson
    #88 Shiny Shiny Haysi Fantayzee
    #90 Radio Free Europe REM
    #94 Words FR David


    [​IMG] US Charts

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    Billboard Magazine 23/07/83
    Billboard 200 Albums Synchronicity The Police NEW NUMBER ONE
    Billboard Adult Contemporary All This Love DeBarge SECOND WEEK AT NUMBER ONE
    Billboard Dance / Disco Tracks Top 80 I.O.U. Freeez SECOND WEEK AT NUMBER ONE
    Billboard Hot Soul Singles Juicy Fruit Mtume EIGHTH WEEK AT NUMBER ONE
     
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  8. [​IMG] Canadian Singles Chart Top 50 w/e 23/07/83

    01 [​IMG] 07 01 07 Wanna Be Startin' Somethin' Michael Jackson NEW NUMBER ONE
    02 [​IMG] 02 01 09 Every Breath You Take The Police
    03 [​IMG] 03 01 14 Flashdance…What A Feeling Irene Cara
    04 [​IMG] 04 01 10 Electric Avenue Eddy Grant
    05 [​IMG] 05 05 16 White Wedding BIlly Idol
    06 [​IMG] 01 01 11 I'm Still Standing Elton John
    07 [​IMG] 06 02 13 Puttin' On The Ritz Taco
    08 [​IMG] 09 08 09 Come Dancing The Kinks
    09 [​IMG] 11 09 08 Hot Girls In Love Loverboy
    10 [​IMG] 13 10 06 Is There Something I Should Know Duran Duran

    Chart Entries
    #44 I'll Tumble 4 Ya Culture Club
    #45 The French Song Joan Jett & The Blackhearts
    #49 All Time High Rita Coolidge
    #50 Worlds Away Strange Advance


    [​IMG] Canada Charts
    RPM Magazine (from 03/09/83)
    Canadian Album Chart Synchronicity The Police THIRD WEEK AT NUMBER ONE
     
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  9. [​IMG] The Australian Countdown Chart Top 50 w/e 24/07/83

    01 [​IMG] 01 01 06 Flashdance…What A Feeling IRENE CARA SECOND WEEK AT NUMBER ONE
    02 [​IMG] 02 01 12 Total Eclipse Of The Heart BONNIE TYLER
    03 [​IMG] 03 03 05 Every Breath You Take THE POLICE
    04 [​IMG] 04 03 06 I'm Still Standing ELTON JOHN
    05 [​IMG] 06 05 04 Church Of The Poison Mind CULTURE CLUB
    06 [​IMG] 09 06 07 Send Me An Angel REAL LIFE
    07 [​IMG] 05 02 10 Beat It MICHAEL JACKSON
    08 [​IMG] 10 08 07 Fraction Too Much Friction TIM FINN
    09 [​IMG] 07 06 10 Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This) EURYTHMICS
    10 [​IMG] 08 08 07 Little Red Corvette PRINCE

    Chart Entries
    #34 (Keep Feeling) Fascination) HUMAN LEAUGE
    #38 Speak Like A Child THE STYLE COUNCIL
    #41 Candy Girl NEW EDITION

    #47 She Works Hard For The Money DONNA SUMMER
    #48 Nobody's Diary YAZOO
    #49 Never Gonne Die QUIREBOYS
    #50 It Might Be You STEPHEN BISHOP

    Top 100 Entries
    #84 Soweto MALCOLM McCLAREN
    #85 Sound On Sound VENETIANS
    #93 Flight Of Icarus IRON MAIDEN
    #94 Snot Rap KENNY EVERETT


    [​IMG] Australian Charts
    ARIA Singles Top 100
    (ARIA Singles Top 50 from 26/06/88)
    Australian Countdown Album Chart Synchronicity The Police SECOND WEEK AT NUMBER ONE
     
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  13. @phoenix123 Retrochart Singles Top Ten w/e 23/07/83
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    01 [​IMG] 02 01 03 Who's That Girl | Eurythmics [​IMG] 100,000 NEW NUMBER ONE
    02 [​IMG] 01 01 07 Wherever I Lay My Hat | Paul Young [​IMG] 80,000
    03 [​IMG] 04 03 03 Cruel Summer | Bananarama 77,500
    04 [​IMG] 08 04 05 Pieces Of Ice | Diana Ross 45,000
    05 [​IMG] 07 05 06 IOU | Freeez 45,000
    06 [​IMG] 09 05 09 She Works Hard For The Money | Donna Summer [​IMG] 44,000

    07 [​IMG] 06 01 09 Every Breath You Take | The Police [​IMG] 40,000
    08 [​IMG] 05 03 09 Wanna Be Startin' Somethin' | Michael Jackson [​IMG] 40,000
    09 [​IMG] 03 01 11 Flashdance….. What A Feeling | Irene Cara [​IMG] 40,000
    10 [​IMG] 14 10 10 White Wedding | Billy Idol 30,000

    Eurythmics waste no time in notching up a third retrochart topper in the space of only 4 months, outpacing Paul Young after a week at the summit. Bananarama are hot on their heels rising 4-3 as the top three are way ahead of the pack. Diana Ross rises 8-4 and Freeez 7-5 as Donna Summer rebounds 9-6.

    Billy Idol returns to the top ten for a second time after a steady climb 66-55-40-29-18-17-16-15-14-10.
     
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  14. 11 13 11 06 Juliet | Robin Gibb
    12 22 12 02 Legal Tender | B-52s

    13 10 10 06 Camouflage | Chris Sievey
    14 30 14 03 Lawyers In Love | Jackson Browne
    15 17 15 04 I'm Still Standing | Elton John
    16 --- 16 01 Everything Counts | Depeche Mode HIGHEST NEW ENTRY
    17 20 17 04 Tantalise | Jimmy The Hoover
    18 18 18 05 All Night Long | Mary Jane Girls

    19 11 11 08 Maniac | Michael Sembello
    20 39 20 02 Promises, Promises | Naked Eyes
    21 21 21 07 Fraction Too Much Friction | Tim Finn

    22 12 07 06 When We Were Young | Bucks Fizz
    23 --- 23 01 Human Nature | Michael Jackson
    24 57 24 03 Give It Up | KC & The Sunshine Band
    25 40 25 03 The Walk | The Cure

    26 26 26 09 Walk Out To Winter | Aztec Camera

    27 24 24 10 Lady Love Me | George Benson
    28 23 23 07 So Many Men | Miquel Brown
    29 31 29 04 Double Dutch | Malcolm McLaren
    30 16 06 11 Moonlight Shadow | Mike Oldfield [​IMG]
    31 29 29 04 If You Ask Me (I Won't Say No) | Pete Shelley
    32 32 32 04 The First Picture Of You | The Lotus Eaters
    33 27 27 10 Italian Girls | Hall & Oates
    34 25 25 04 I'll Tumble 4 Ya | Culture Club
    35 --- 35 01 The Trooper | Iron Maiden
    36 19 09 07 Dead Giveaway | Shalamar
    37 15 04 09 Baby Jane | Rod Stewart [​IMG]
    38 37 37 06 You Can Have It (Take My Heart) | Robert Palmer
    39 35 03 16 Physical Attraction | Madonna [​IMG]
    40 34 01 14 True | Spandau Ballet [​IMG]
    41 28 04 13 I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues | Elton John [​IMG]
    42 47 42 08 Misty Circles | Dead Or Alive
    43 45 43 07 Cuts Like A Knife | Bryan Adams

    44 36 35 13 Do What You Feel | Deniece Williams
    45 33 32 10 Save The Overtime (For Me) | Gladys Knight & The Pips
    46 --- 46 01 Wrapped Around Your Finger | The Police
    47 60 47 04 Heart To Heart | Kenny Loggins
    48 51 48 05 Hang On Now | Kajagoogoo

    49 42 02 11 Bad Boys | Wham! [​IMG]
    50 41 01 15 Temptation | Heaven 17 [​IMG]
     
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    NUMBER ONE SINGLES

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    1980
    05/01/80 3 Off The Wall Michael Jackson
    26/01/80 1 Brass In Pocket The Pretenders
    02/02/80 3 Rock With You Michael Jackson
    23/02/80 2 Save Me Queen
    08/03/80 3 Atomic Blondie
    29/03/80 2 You Know How To Love Me Phyllis Hyman
    12/04/80 1 Working My Way Back To You The Detroit Spinners
    19/04/80 1 Turn It On Again Genesis
    26/04/80 1 You May Be Right Billy Joel
    03/05/80 2 Call Me Blondie
    17/05/80 2 What's Another Year Johnny Logan
    31/05/80 1 She's Out Of My Life Michael Jackson
    07/06/80 2 The Rose Bette Midler
    21/06/80 2 It's Still Rock & Roll To Me Billy Joel
    05/07/80 3 Xanadu Olivia Newton-John & ELO
    26/07/80 1 Could You Be Loved Bob Marley & The Wailers
    02/08/80 2 Upside Down Diana Ross
    16/08/80 3 The Winner Takes It All ABBA
    06/09/80 4 Fame Irene Cara LONGEST RUNNING NUMBER ONE
    04/10/80 2 Another One Bites The Dust Queen
    18/10/80 1 One Day I'll Fly Away Randy Crawford
    25/10/80 2 Three Little Birds Bob Marley & The Wailers
    08/11/80 1 Enola Gay OMD
    15/11/80 1 Celebration Kool & The Gang
    22/11/80 3 Hungry Heart Bruce Springsteen
    13/12/80 3 Super Trouper ABBA CHRISTMAS NUMBER ONE

    1981
    03/01/81 1 Happy Christmas (War Is Over) John Lennon
    10/01/81 2 Flash Queen
    24/01/81 2 Kiss On My List Hall & Oates
    07/02/81 3 In The Air Tonight Phil Collins
    28/02/81 1 Rapture Blondie
    07/03/81 1 I Surrender Rainbow
    14/03/81 2 Reward Teardrop Explodes
    28/03/81 2 Kids In America Kim Wilde
    11/04/81 1 Can You Handle It Sharon Redd
    18/04/81 2 Make That Move Shalamar
    02/05/81 2 Making Your Mind Up Bucks Fizz
    16/05/81 1 Heaven In Your Arms Dan Hartman
    23/05/81 1 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes
    30/05/81 4 You Make My Dreams Hall & Oates
    27/06/81 1 One Day In Your Life Michael Jackson
    04/07/81 4 Believe It Or Not Joey Scarbury
    01/08/81 1 The River Bruce Springsteen
    08/08/81 1 Lay All Your Love On Me ABBA
    15/08/81 1 For Your Eyes Only Sheena Easton
    22/08/81 1 New Life Depeche Mode
    29/08/81 1 Love Action (I Believe In Love) Human League
    06/09/81 3 Tainted Love Soft Cell
    26/09/81 1 Endless Love Diana Ross & Lionel Richie
    03/10/81 4 Just Can't Get Enough Depeche Mode
    31/10/81 4 Physical Olivia Newton-John
    28/11/81 3 Under Pressure Queen & David Bowie
    19/12/81 1 Mirror Mirror Dollar
    26/12/81 1 Don't You Want Me Human League CHRISTMAS NUMBER ONE

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    1982
    02/01/82 2 It Must Be Love Madness
    16/01/82 2 The Land Of Make Believe Bucks Fizz
    30/01/82 3 You're The One For Me D Train
    20/02/82 2 The Lion Sleeps Tonight Tight Fit
    06/03/82 2 See You Depeche Mode
    20/03/82 2 Mickey Toni Basil
    03/04/82 1 Seven Tears Goombay Dance Band
    10/04/82 4 My Camera Never Lies Bucks Fizz
    08/05/82 2 One Step Further Bardo
    22/05/82 4 Only You Yazoo BIGGEST CHART HIT
    19/06/82 3 Fantasy Island Tight Fit
    10/07/82 1 Videotheque Dollar
    17/07/82 2 Shy Boy Bananarama
    31/07/82 1 Don't Go Yazoo
    07/08/82 4 Come On Eileen Dexy's Midnight Runners
    04/09/82 3 Eye Of The Tiger Survivor
    25/09/82 1 Situation Yazoo
    02/10/82 2 Where Do We Go From Here Cliff Richard
    16/10/82 1 There It Is Shalamar
    23/10/82 2 Do You Really Want To Hurt Me Culture Club
    06/11/82 1 Pressure Billy Joel
    13/11/82 3 Heartbreaker Dionne Warwick
    04/12/82 3 Maneater Hall & Oates
    25/12/82 1 Friends Shalamar CHRISTMAS NUMBER ONE

    1983
    01/01/83 1 Rio Duran Duran
    08/01/83 2 All The Love In The World Dionne Warwick
    22/01/83 4 You Can't Hurry Love Phil Collins
    19/02/83 1 Too Shy Kajagoogoo
    26/02/83 1 Change Tears For Fears
    05/03/83 1 Billie Jean Michael Jackson
    12/03/83 1 Na Na Hey Hey (Kiss Him Goodbye) Bananarama
    19/03/83 2 Total Eclipse Of The Heart Bonnie Tyler
    02/04/83 2 Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This) Eurythmics
    16/04/83 2 Is There Something I Should Know Duran Duran
    30/04/83 2 Love Is A Stranger Eurythmics
    14/05/83 1 True Spandau Ballet
    21/05/83 1 Pale Shelter Tears For Fears
    28/05/83 2 Temptation Heaven 17
    11/06/83 4 Every Breath You Take The Police
    09/07/83 1 Flashdance… What A Feeling Irene Cara
    16/07/83 1 Wherever I Lay My Hat Paul Young
    23/07/83 1 Who's That Girl Eurythmics

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    ARTIST WITH MOST NUMBER ONES:

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    5 Michael Jackson
    4 Queen
    (includes 1 with David Bowie)
    3 Blondie
    3 ABBA
    3 Depeche Mode
    3 Bucks Fizz
    3 Yazoo
    3 Billy Joel
    3 Hall & Oates
    3 Shalamar
    3 Eurythmics
    3 Phil Collins
    (includes 1 with Genesis)
    2 Bob Marley & The Wailers
    2 Bruce Springsteen
    2 Human League
    2 Tight Fit
    2 Dollar
    2 Dionne Warwick
    2 Bananarama
    2 Duran Duran
    2 Tears For Fears
    2 Irene Cara
    2 Diana Ross
    (includes 1 with Lionel Richie)
    2 Olivia Newton-John (includes 1 with ELO)

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    MOST WEEKS AT NUMBER ONE:
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    9 Hall & Oates
    9 Michael Jackson
    9 Queen
    (includes 3 weeks with David Bowie)
    8 Bucks Fizz
    8 Phil Collins
    (includes 1 week with Genesis)
    7 ABBA
    7 Depeche Mode
    7 Olivia Newton-John
    (includes 3 weeks with ELO)
    6 Blondie
    6 Yazoo
    5 Tight Fit
    5 Dionne Warwick
    5 Irene Cara
    5 Eurythmics
    4 Joey Scarbury
    4 Bruce Springsteen
    4 Dexy's Midnight Runners
    4 Billy Joel
    4 Shalamar
    4 The Police

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    LONGEST RUNNING NUMBER ONES:

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    4 Fame Irene Cara 1980
    4 You Make My Dreams Hall & Oates 1981
    4 Believe It Or Not (Theme From The Greatest American Hero) Joey Scarbury 1981
    4 Just Can't Get Enough Depeche Mode 1981
    4 Physical Olivia Newton-John 1981
    4 My Camera Never Lies Bucks Fizz 1982
    4 Only You Yazoo 1982
    4 Come On Eileen Dexy's Midnight Runners 1982
    4 You Can't Hurry Love Phil Collins 1983
    4 Every Breath You Take The Police 1983
    3 Off The Wall Michael Jackson 1980
    3 Rock With You Michael Jackson 1980
    3 Atomic Blondie 1980
    3 Xanadu Olivia Newton-John & ELO 1980
    3 The Winner Takes It All ABBA 1980
    3 Hungry Heart Bruce Springsteen 1980
    3 Super Trouper ABBA 1980
    3 In The Air Tonight Phil Collins 1981
    3 Tainted Love Soft Cell 1981
    3 Under Pressure Queen & David Bowie 1981
    3 You're The One For Me D Train 1982
    3 Fantasy Island Tight Fit 1982
    3 Eye Of The Tiger Survivor 1982
    3 Heartbreaker Dionne Warwick 1982
    3 Maneater Hall & Oates 1982
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    MOST WEEKS IN THE TOP 100 - BY SONG:

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    44 Fame Irene Cara
    38 Tainted Love Soft Cell
    37 Love Is A Stranger Eurythmics*
    35 Physical Olivia Newton-John
    33 Yellow Pearl Phil Lynott
    32 9 To 5 Dolly Parton
    31 My Camera Never Lies Bucks Fizz
    30 Come On Eileen Dexy's Midnight Runners
    30 Eye Of The Tiger Survivor
    29 Save Me Queen
    29 Shy Boy Bananarama
    28 When I Dream Teardrop Explodes
    28 Just Can't Get Enough Depeche Mode
    28 It Must Be Love Madness
    28 Everybody Madonna
    27 Believe It Or Not Joey Scarbury
    27 Rock With You Michael Jackson
    27 The Rose Bette Midler
    27 Mama Used To Say Junior
    27 Only You Yazoo
    27 You Can't Hurry Love Phil Collins
    27 Billie Jean Michael Jackson*
    26 He's So Shy Pointer Sisters
    26 Kiss On My List Hall & Oates
    26 Looking Up Donna Summer
    26 Kids In America Kim Wilde
    26 All The Love In The World Dionne Warwick
    25 Rock Lobster B-52s
    25 Magic Olivia Newton-John
    25 Upside Down Diana Ross
    25 Bette Davis Eyes Kim Carnes
    25 Hand Held In Black And White Dollar
    25 Really Saying Something Bananarama & Fun Boy Three
    25 A Night To Remember Shalamar
    25 Gypsy Fleetwood Mac
    25 Mad World Tears For Fears

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    NUMBER ONE ALBUMS
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    06/12/80 8 The River | Bruce Springsteen LONGEST RUNNING NUMBER ONE
    31/01/81 6 Dr Hook's Greatest Hits | Dr Hook
    14/03/81 6 Face Value | Phil Collins
    25/04/81 3 The Wanderer | Donna Summer
    16/05/81 4 Kilimanjaro | Teardrop Explodes
    13/06/81 6 Voices | Hall & Oates
    25/07/81 2 It Hurts To Be In Love | Dan Hartman
    08/08/81 4 Nightclubbing | Grace Jones
    05/09/81 3 The Fox | Elton John
    26/09/81 3 Duran Duran | Duran Duran
    17/10/81 3 Super Hits Vol 1&2 | Various Artists
    07/11/81 1 Chemistry | Mondo Rock
    14/11/81 8 Greatest Hits | Queen
    09/01/82 6 Best Of Blondie | Blondie
    20/02/82 3 Physical | Olivia Newton-John
    13/03/82 4 Mesopotamia | B-52s
    10/04/82 1 Action Trax 1 & 2 | Various Artists
    17/04/82 1 Tonight I'm Yours | Rod Stewart
    24/04/82 1 Greatest Hits | Queen MOST WEEKS AT NUMBER ONE
    01/05/82 2 Friends | Shalamar
    15/05/82 4 Complete Madness | Madness
    12/06/82 2 Chartbusters | Various Artists
    26/06/82 2 Select | Kim Wilde
    10/07/82 1 Friends | Shalamar
    17/07/82 5 Turbo Trax | Various Artists
    21/08/82 3 Donna Summer | Donna Summer
    11/09/82 1 Rio | Duran Duran
    18/09/82 3 Friends | Shalamar
    09/10/82 2 Upstairs At Eric's | Yazoo
    23/10/82 1 The Nylon Curtain | Billy Joel
    30/10/82 1 A Broken Frame | Depeche Mode
    06/11/82 4 The Dollar Album | Dollar
    04/12/82 6 The Singles - The First Ten Years | ABBA
    15/01/83 5 Raiders Of The Pop Charts | Various Artists
    19/02/83 3 Thriller | Michael Jackson
    12/03/83 2 Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This) | Eurythmics
    26/03/83 3 Deep Sea Skiving | Bananarama
    16/04/83 1 Chart Runners | Various Artists
    23/04/83 2 Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This) | Eurythmics
    07/05/83 1 Thriller | Michael Jackson
    14/05/83 4 The Hurting | Tears For Fears
    11/06/83 5 Thriller | Michael Jackson
    16/07/83 2 Fantastic | Wham!

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    NUMBER ONE DANCE SINGLES
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    27/11/82 1 I'm So Excited | Pointer Sisters
    04/12/82 2 1999 | Prince
    18/12/82 3 It's Raining Men | The Weather Girls
    08/01/83 1 Friends | Shalamar
    15/01/83 3 Everybody | Madonna
    05/02/83 3 Love Is A Stranger | Eurythmics
    26/02/83 2 Billie Jean | Michael Jackson
    12/03/83 3 Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This) | Eurythmics
    02/04/83 2 Rock The Boat | Forrest
    16/04/83 3 Beat It | Michael Jackson
    07/05/83 1 Blue Monday | New Order
    14/05/83 2 Physical Attraction / Burning Up | Madonna
    28/05/83 1 Kiss Me | Tin Tin
    04/06/83 1 Temptation | Heaven 17
    11/06/83 1 Nobody's Diary | Yazoo
    18/06/83 2 Wanna Be Startin' Something | Michael Jackson
    02/07/83 2 Flashdance… What A Feeling | Irene Cara
    16/07/83 2 I.O.U. | Freeez
     
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  16. I always get excited when @phoenix123 puts a new thread up! My Retrochart will be up within the next few days!
     
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  17. July 23, 1983
    # Artist - Song - Last Week - (Weeks Charted)

    1. Irene Cara - Flashdance.. What A Feeling 1 (17)
    2. Kinks - Come Dancing 4 (12)
    3. Madness - Our House 8 (12)
    4. Berlin - Metro 2 (17)
    5. Truth - Confusion 5 (6)
    6. ABC - All Of My Heart 7 (19)
    7. Heaven 17 - Temptation 9 (6)
    8. Stevie Nicks - Stand Back 11 (8)
    9. Flock Of Seagulls - Wishing 6 (23)
    10. Altered Images - Don't Talk To Me About Love 10 (9)
    11. Human League - Keep Feeling Fascination 12 (9)
    12. Duran Duran - Is There Something I Should Know 14 (8)
    13. Bangles - Real World 13 (8)
    14. America - the Border 15 (6)
    15. Kajagoogoo - Too Shy 3 (16)
    16. Police - Every Breath You Take 18 (8)
    17. Hollies - Stop In The Name Of Love 19 (8)
    18. Quarterflash- Take Me To Heart 20 (6)
    19. Fixx - Saved By Zero 22 (9)
    20. Fun Boy Three - Our Lips Are Sealed 26 (8)
    21. Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams 27 (10)
    22. Tears For Fears - Mad World 28 (14)
    23. Thomas Dolby - Europa And The Pirate Twins 23 (6)
    24. Men Without Hats - Safety Dance 40 (5)
    25. Heaven 17 - Come Live With Me 30 (5)
    26. Twins - Face To Face, Heart To Heart 38 (4)
    27. Spandau Ballet - Communication 43 (4)
    28. Shakatak - Dark Is The Night 31 (6)
    29. Coconuts - Did You Have To Love Me 32 (5)
    30. Bucks Fizz - When We Were young 33 (5)
    31. Donna Summer - She Works Hard For The Money 35 (8)
    32. Aztec Camera - Walk Out To Winter 34 (6)
    33. H2o - Dream To Sleep 36 (3)
    34. Lotus Eaters - First Picture Of You 47 (4)
    35. Flash & the Pan - Waiting For A Train 37 (6)
    36. Martin Briley - Salt In My Tears 39 (10)
    37. New Order - Blue Monday 54 (7)
    38. Altered Images - Bring Me Closer 41 (6)
    39. Agnetha Faltskog - Heat Is On 42 (7)
    40. Diana Ross - Pieces Of Ice 44 (5)
    41. Louise Tucker - Midnight Blue 46 (6)
    42. Dave Edmunds - Slipping Away 45 (11)
    43. Styx - Don't Let It End 16 (13)
    44. Eddy Grant - Electric Avenue 24 (15)
    45. Little River Band - We Two 17 (12)
    46. Taco - Puttin' On The Ritz 50 (5)
    47. Tubes - She's A Beauty 21 (16)
    48. Prince - 1999 52 (18)
    49. Belle Stars - Sign Of The Times 25 (12)
    50. Men At Work - It's A Mistake 56 (4)
    51. Naked Eyes - Promises Promises 70 (2)
    52. Lords Of the new Church - Let's Live For Today 57 (4)
    53. Echo & the Bunnymen - Never Stop 64 (2)
    54. Michael Sembello - Maniac 58 (7)
    55. Roman Holiday - Stand By 59 (5)
    56. Rita Coolidge - All time high 55 (4)
    57. Ultravox - We Came To Dance 49 (6)
    58. Helen Reddy - Imagination 48 (8)
    59. Sergio Mendes- Never Gonna Let You Go 63 (11)
    60. Tony Carey - West Coast Summer Nights 60 (4)
    61. Thompson Twins - Watching 73 (2)
    62. Zebra - Who's Behind The Door 79 (3)
    63. Bonnie Tyler - Total Eclipse Of The Heart 74 (2)
    64. Laura Branigan - How Am I Supposed To Live Without You 71 (4)
    65. Freez - I.O.U. 75 (4)
    66. Marshall Crenshaw - Whenever You're On My Mind 66 (6)
    67. Daryl Hall & John Oates - Family Man 29 (24)
    68. John Foxx - Endlessly 69 (3)
    69. Rod Stewart - Baby Jane 65 (9)
    70. Def Leppard - Rock Of Ages 72 (7)
    71. Shalamar - Dead Giveaway 77 (5)
    72. Flock of Seagulls - Transfer Affection 68 (3)
    73. Charlie - It's Inevitable 80 (5)
    74. David Bowie - China Girl 76 (7)
    75. Culture Club - Time 53 (15)
    76. Heaven 17 - We Live So Fast 81 (3)
    77. Jackson Browne - Lawyers In Love 82 (3)
    78. Journey - After The Fall 86 (3)
    79. Little River band - You're Driving me Out Of My Mind <new (1)
    80. Meco - Ewok Celebration 84 (4)
    81. Billy Idol - White Wedding 51 (19)
    82. Paul Anka - Hold Me Till The Morning Comes 83 (6)
    83. Mtume - Juicy Fruit 85 (6)
    84. Red Rockers - China 78 (7)
    85. Kajagoogoo - Hang On Now 61 (3)
    86. Rick Springfield - Human Touch 89 (3)
    87. Hayzi Fantazye - Shiny Shiny <new (1)
    88. George Benson - Lady Love Me <new (1)
    89. Rick Springfield - Affair Of The Heart 67 (15)
    90. Michael Jackson - Human Nature <new (1)
    91. Double Image - Night Pulse 91 (4)
    92. Yello - I Love You <new (1)
    93. Champaign - Try Again 62 (15)
    94. Jeffrey Osbourne - Don't You Get So Mad 99 (2)
    95. Tubes - Tip Of My Tongue <new (1)
    96. Roxy Music - More Than This 93 (20)
    97. Peter Tosh - Johnny B Goode 90 (2)
    98. Culture Club - I'll Tumble 4 Ya 100 (2)
    99. ZZ Top - Sharp Dressed Man <new (1)
    100. Elton John - I'm Still Standing 95 (11)
    Irene makes it 10 consecutive weeks at #1
     
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  18. Before I reveal this week's HMV Retrochart, here's the makers and shakers - are these songs in your Retrochart yet?

    Number 50 - new entry for Naked Eyes who cover "Always something there to remind me" - this UK act have already had a big hit in the USA with this single. The band includes a very young Rob Fisher (Climie Fisher):
     
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  19. Most Weeks at #1 (# of #1's)
    1. Abba 24 (5)
    2. Donna Summer 20 (3)
    3. Crystal Gayle 13 (3)
    4. Neil Diamond 13 (2)
    5. Irene Cara 12 (2)
    6. E.L.O. 11 (2)

    7. Human league 10 (1)
    8. Olivia Newton-John 9 (2)
    9. Joe Jackson 9 (2)

    10. Earth, Wind, & Fire 8 (3)
    11. Bee Gees 8 (2)
    12. Moody Blues 7 (1)
    13. Kim Wilde 7 (1)
    14. Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 7 (1)
    Most Top 10 hits
    1. Donna Summer 11
    2. E.L.O. 11
    3. Olivia Newton-John 9
    4. Abba 7
    5. Crystal Gayle 7
    6. Little River Band 7
    7. Blondie 6

    8. Pat Benatar 6

    9. Chic 6

    10. Earth, Wind & Fire 5
    11. Meco 5
    12. Air Supply 5
    13. Lipps Inc. 5
    Number One singles so far:
    artist - song -------#1 peak date-(weeks at #1) * -nonconsecutive weeks at #1
    1.Abba - Knowing Me Knowing You - 7-2-77 (3)
    2.Jennifer - Do It For Me - 7-23-77 (3)
    3.Helen Reddy - You're My World - 8-13-77 (2)
    4. London Symphony Orchestra - Star Wars -8-27-77 (4)
    5. Brothers Johnson - Strawberry Letter 23 -9-24-77 (1)
    6. Meco - Star Wars -10-7-77 (3)
    7. Donna Summer - I Feel Love -10-22-77 (4)
    8. Debby Boone - You Light Up My Life -11-19-77 (1)
    9. Crystal Gayle - Don't It Make My Brown Eyes.. -11-26-77 (6)
    10. Freda Payne - Love Magnet -1-7-78 - (2)
    11. Bee Gees - How Deep Is Your Love -1-21-78 (1)
    12. Santa Esmerelda - Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood -1-28-78 (4)
    13. Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive 2-25-78 (7)
    14. Kansas - Dust In The Wind -4-15-78 (3)
    15. Yvonne Elliman - If I Can't Have You 5-6-78 (3)
    16. Earth,Wind, & Fire - Fantasy -5-22-78 (1)
    17. Sweet - Love Is Like Oxygen -6-3-78 (2)
    18. Abba - Take A Chance On Me -6-17-78 (1)
    19. Love & Kisses - How Much I Love You -6-24-78 (5)
    20. Dee D Jackson - Automatic Lover -7-29-78 (3)
    21. Pattie Brooks - After Dark -8-19-78 (4)
    22. Chris Rea - Fool If You Think It's Over -9-16-78 (2)
    23. Ritchie Family - I Feel Disco Good -9-30-78 (1)
    24. Boston - Don't Look Back -10-7-78 (2)
    25. Donna Summer - MacArthur Park -10-21-78 (11)
    26. Abba - Summer Night City - 1-6-79 (7) *
    27. Arabesque - Friday Night -2-17-79 (2)
    28. Giorgio Moroder - Chase -3-10-79 (4)
    29. Frank Mills - Music Box Dancer -4-7-79 (5)
    30. Machine - There But For The Grace of God -5-12-79 (2)
    31. Claudja Barry - Boogie Woogie Dancin' Shoes -5-26-79 (5)
    32. Earth,Wind, & Fire & Emotions - Boogie Wonderland-6-30-79 (3)
    33. Amii Stewart - Light My Fire -7-21-79 (5)
    34. Ring - Savage lover -8-25-79 (1)
    35. Night -Hot Summer Nights -9-1-79 (4)
    36. Sniff N' The Tears - Driver's Seat -9-29-79 (1)
    37. M - Pop Muzik -10-6-79 (5)
    38. France joli- Come To Me -11-10-79 (2)
    39. Crystal Gayle - Half the Way -11-24-79 (5) *
    40. Yvonne Elliman - Love Pains -12-15-79 (1)
    41. Rupert Holmes - Escape -1-5-80 (2)
    42. E.L.O. - Last Train To London -1-19-80 (4)
    43. Donna Summer - On The Radio -2-16-80 (5)
    44. Dan Fogelberg - Longer -3-22-80 (1)
    45. Crystal Gayle - It's like We never Said Goodbye -3-29-80 (2)
    46. Jimmy Ruffin - Hold On To My Love -4-12-80 (5)
    47. Blondie - Call Me -5-17-80 (3)
    48. Gary Numan - Cars -6-7-80 (4)
    49. Ann Margret - Midnight Message -7-5-80 (1)
    50. Blondie - Atomic -7-12-80 (1)
    51. Olivia Newton-John - Magic -7-19-80 (2)*
    52. Meco -Empire Strikes Back -7-26-80 (4)
    53. Irene Cara - Fame -8-30-80 (2)
    54. Olivia Newton John & E.L.O. - Xanadu -9-13-80 (7)
    55. Harry Thumann - Underwater -11-1-80 (2)
    56. Viola Wills - If you Could Read my Mind -11-15-80 (3)
    57. Neil Diamond - Love On The Rocks -12-6-80 (8)
    58. Abba - the Winner Takes It All - 1-31-81 (8)
    59. Yarbrough & Peoples - Don't Stop The Music 3-28-81 (6)
    60. Juice Newton - Angel Of The morning 5-9-81 (4)
    61. Neil Diamond- America 6-6-81 (5)
    62. Rosanne Cash - Seven Year Ache 7-11-81 (5)
    63. Rex Smith & Rachel Sweet - Everlasting Love 8-15-81 (3)
    64. Pat Benater - Fire And Ice 9-5-81 (2)
    65. Moody Blues - the Voice 9-19-81 (7)
    66. Christopher Cross - Arthur's Theme 11-7-81 (1)
    67. Earth Wind & Fire - Let's Groove 11-14-81 (4)
    68. Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - Hooked On Classics 12-12-81 (10)

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    71. Vangelis - Chariots Of Fire/Titles 4-3-82 (6)
    72. Human League - Don't You Want Me 5-15-82 (10)
    73. Kim Wilde - Kids In America 7-24-82 (7)
    74. Air Supply - Even The Nights Are Better 9-11-82 (2)
    75. Asia - Only Time Will Tell 9-25-82 (2)
    76. Flock Of Seagulls - I Ran 10-9-82 (5)
    77. Billy Joel - Pressure 11-13-82 (2)
    78. Joe Jackson -Steppin' Out 11-27-82 (6)*
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    80. ABC - Look Of Love 1-22-83 (1)
    81. Toto - Africa 1-29-83 (2)
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    84. ABC - Poison Arrow 4-2-83 (2)
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  20. Number 49 - new entry for a band called REM who hail from Athens, Georgia in Southern USA - this is going down a storm in cubland and rumour has it that they'll be supporting The Police later in the year on some of their US dates for their upcoming tour!

     
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