US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending May 21, 1983

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending May 21st, 1983. Check out the top 100 artists of 80s here. Curious to see the entire chart for this year? View the 1983 US Top Singles here. david-bowie-lets-dance-emi-america-3 david-bowie-lets-dance-1983-2 TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart (Peak Position) 1 2 LET’S DANCE –•– David Bowie (EMI-America)-9 (1 week at #1) (1) 2 1 BEAT IT –•– Michael Jackson (Epic)-13 (1) 3 7 FLASHDANCE…WHAT A FEELING –•– Irene Cara (Casablanca)-8 (3) 4 4 OVERKILL –•– Men At Work (Columbia)-7 (4) 5 5 SHE BLINDED ME WITH SCIENCE –•– Thomas Dolby (Capitol)-14 (5) 6 8 LITTLE RED CORVETTE –•– Prince (Warner Brothers)-13 (6) 7 9 SOLITAIRE –•– Laura Branigan (Atlantic)-10 (7) 8 3 JEOPARDY –•– The Greg Kihn Band (Beserkley)-17 (2) 9 12 MY LOVE –•– Lionel Richie (Motown)-7 (9) 10 17 TIME (Clock Of the Heart) –•– Culture Club (Virgin)-6 (10) 11 10 DER KOMMISSAR –•– After The Fire (Epic)-15 (5) 12 13 PHOTOGRAPH –•– Def Leppard (Mercury)-11 (12) 13 15 STRAIGHT FROM THE HEART –•– Bryan Adams (A&M)-11 (13) 14 14 RIO –•– Duran Duran (Capitol)-8 (14) 15 11 I WON’T HOLD YOU BACK –•– Toto (Columbia)-11 (10) 16 19 AFFAIR OF THE HEART –•– Rick Springfield (RCA)-6 (16) 17 6 COME ON EILEEN –•– Dexys Midnight Runners (Mercury)-18 (1) 18 22 ALWAYS SOMETHING THERE TO REMIND ME –•– Naked Eyes (EMI-America)-11 (18) 19 20 FAITHFULLY –•– Journey (Columbia)-6 (19) 20 23 DON’T LET IT END –•– Styx (A&M)-4 (20) 21 21 MORNIN’ –•– Jarreau (Warner Brothers)-10 (21) 22 26 FAMILY MAN –•– Daryl Hall & John Oates (RCA)-4 (22) 23 16 MR. ROBOTO –•– Styx (A&M)-15 (3) 24 25 STRANGER IN MY HOUSE –•– Ronnie Milsap (RCA)-9 (24) 25 27 SHE’S A BEAUTY –•– The Tubes (Capitol)-7 (25) 26 18 EVEN NOW –•– Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band (Capitol)-11 (12) 27 35 NEVER GONNA LET YOU GO –•– Sergio Mendes (with Joe Pizzulo & Leza Miller) (A&M)-6 (27) 28 30 TRY AGAIN –•– Champaign (Columbia)-8 (28) 29 24 BILLIE JEAN –•– Michael Jackson (Epic)-18 (1) 30 41 TOO SHY –•– Kajagoogoo (EMI-America)-5 (30) 31 45 ELECTRIC AVENUE –•– Eddy Grant (Portrait)-6 (31) 32 33 I COULDN’T SAY NO –•– Robert Ellis Orrall with Carlene Carter (RCA)-9 (32) 33 39 I’M STILL STANDING –•– Elton John (Geffen)-3 (33) 34 40 THE ONE THING –•– INXS (Atco)-9 (34) 35 28 IT MIGHT BE YOU –•– Stephen Bishop (Warner Brothers)-17 (25) 36 32 SOME KIND OF FRIEND –•– Barry Manilow (Arista)-13 (26) 37 38 GIMME ALL YOUR LOVIN’ –•– ZZ Top (Warner Brothers)-8 (37) 38 29 SEPERATE WAYS (Worlds Apart) –•– Journey (Columbia)-16 (8) 39 46 NO TIME FOR TALK –•– Christopher Cross (Warner Brothers)-3 (39) 40 44 LOOKING FOR A STRANGER –•– Pat Benatar (Chrysalis)-5 (40) OFF THE CHARTS 42 34 SO WRONG –•– Patrick Simmons (Elektra)-10 (30) 43 31 WELCOME TO HEARTLIGHT –•– Kenny Loggins (Columbia)-11 (24) 47 36 ONE ON ONE –•– Daryl Hall & John Oates (RCA)-17 (7) 73 37 DO YOU REALLY WANT TO HURT ME –•– Culture Club (Virgin)-25 (2) POWER PLAYS 41 51 ALL MY LIFE –•– Kenny Rogers (Liberty)-4 (41) 44 55 ALL THIS LOVE –•– DeBarge (Gordy)-5 (44) 45 57 WE TWO –•– The Little River Band (Capitol)-3 (45) 46 48 FULL MOON FIRE –•– Walter Egan (Backstreet)-7 (46) 48 59 THAT’S LOVE –•– Jim Capaldi (Atlantic)-4 (48) 49 — THE WOMAN IN YOU –•– The Bee Gees (RSO)-1 (49) 50 72 COME DANCING –•– The Kinks (Arista)-3 (50) NEW THIS WEEK 49 — THE WOMAN IN YOU –•– The Bee Gees (RSO)-1 (49) 71 — WHITE WEDDING –•– Billy Idol (Chrysalis)-1 (71) 77 — THEME FROM “DOCTOR DETROIT” –•– Devo (Backstreet)-1 (77) 86 — THE SALT IN MY TEARS –•– Martin Briley (Mercury)-1 (86) 90 — SAVE THE OVERTIME (For Me) –•– Gladys Knight & The Pips (Columbia)-1 (90) 93 — WHATEVER HAPPENED TO OLD FASHIONED LOVE –•– B.J. Thomas (Cleveland International)-1 (93) 95 — HE’S A PRETENDER –•– High Inergy (Gordy)-1 (95)