US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending August 6, 1983

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending August 6th, 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. the-police-every-breath-you-take-am-4 the-police-every-breath-you-take-am-7 TW LW TITLE Artist (Label)-Weeks on Chart (Peak Position) 1 1 EVERY BREATH YOU TAKE –•– The Police (A&M)-10 (5 weeks at #1) (1) 2 6 SWEET DREAMS (Are Made Of This) –•– The Eurythmics (RCA)-13 (2) 3 8 SHE WORKS HARD FOR THE MONEY –•– Donna Summer (Mercury)-11 (3) 4 5 IS THERE SOMETHING I SHOULD KNOW –•– Duran Duran (Capitol)-10 (4) 5 3 FLASHDANCE…WHAT A FEELING –•– Irene Cara (Casablanca)-19 (1) 6 2 ELECTRIC AVENUE –•– Eddy Grant (Portrait)-17 (2) 7 11 MANIAC –•– Michael Sembello (Casablanca)-10 (7) 8 4 NEVER GONNA LET YOU GO –•– Sergio Mendes (with Joe Pizzulo & Leza Miller) (A&M)-17 (4) 9 9 STAND BACK –•– Stevie Nicks (Modern)-10 (9) 10 7 WANNA BE STARTIN’ SOMETHIN’ –•– Michael Jackson (Epic)-11 (5) 11 15 IT’S A MISTAKE –•– Men At Work (Columbia)-6 (11) 12 10 OUR HOUSE –•– Madness (Geffen)-14 (7) 13 17 (Keep Feeling) FASCINATION –•– The Human League (A&M)-11 (13) 14 18 HOT GIRLS IN LOVE –•– Loverboy (Columbia)-9 (14) 15 16 CUTS LIKE A KNIFE –•– Bryan Adams (A&M)-9 (15) 16 13 COME DANCING –•– The Kinks (Arista)-14 (6) 17 12 **1999** –•– Prince (Warner Brothers)-22 (12) 18 20 CHINA GIRL –•– David Bowie (EMI-America)-10 (18) 19 19 ROCK OF AGES –•– Def Leppard (Mercury)-9 (19) 20 25 I’LL TUMBLE 4 YA –•– Culture Club (Virgin)-6 (20) 21 22 SAVED BY ZERO –•– The Fixx (MCA)-11 (21) 22 26 PUTTIN’ ON THE RITZ –•– Taco (RCA)-7 (22) 23 23 TAKE ME TO HEART –•– Quarterflash (Geffen)-8 (23) 24 24 ROCK ‘N’ ROLL IS KING –•– ELO (Jet)-7 (24) 25 28 LAWYERS IN LOVE –•– Jackson Browne (Asylum)-5 (25) 26 14 BABY JANE –•– Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers)-11 (14) 27 35 HUMAN NATURE –•– Michael Jackson (Epic)-3 (27) 28 31 AFTER THE FALL –•– Journey (Columbia)-5 (28) 29 38 TELL HER ABOUT IT –•– Billy Joel (Columbia)-2 (29) 30 32 HUMAN TOUCH –•– Rick Springfield (RCA)-5 (30) 31 33 PIECES OF ICE –•– Diana Ross (RCA)-7 (31) 32 37 THE SAFETY DANCE –•– Men Without Hats (Backstreet)-7 (32) 33 34 THE BORDER –•– America (Capitol)-8 (33) 34 21 TOO SHY –•– Kajagoogoo (EMI-America)-16 (5) 35 50 DON’T CRY –•– Asia (Geffen)-2 (35) 36 40 FAKE FRIENDS –•– Joan Jett & The Blackhearts (Blackheart)-5 (36) 37 42 DEAD GIVEAWAY –•– Shalamar (Solar)-7 (37) 38 41 ALL TIME HIGH –•– Rita Coolidge (A&M)-6 (38) 39 29 STOP IN THE NAME OF LOVE –•– The Hollies (Atlantic)-10 (29) 40 43 IT’S INEVITABLE –•– Charlie (Mirage)-7 (40) OFF THE CHARTS 44 27 ALL THIS LOVE –•– DeBarge (Gordy)-16 (17) 46 30 I’M STILL STANDING –•– Elton John (Geffen)-14 (12) 52 36 THE SALT IN MY TEARS –•– Martin Briley (Mercury)-12 (36) 61 39 SLIPPING AWAY –•– Dave Edmunds (Columbia)-13 (39) POWER PLAYS 41 46 PROMISES, PROMISES –•– Naked Eyes (EMI-America)-4 (41) 42 47 HOW AM I SUPPOSED TO LIVE WITHOUT YOU –•– Laura Branigan (Atlantic)-6 (42) 43 62 MAKING LOVE OUT OF NOTHING AT ALL –•– Air Supply (Arista)-2 (43) 45 48 JUICY FRUIT –•– Mtume (Epic)-8 (45) 47 58 TOTAL ECLIPSE OF THE HEART –•– Bonnie Tyler (Columbia)-4 (47) 48 49 MORNING BLUE –•– Louise Tucker (Arista)-8 (48) 49 69 FAR FROM OVER –•– Frank Stallone (RSO)-2 (49) 50 55 DON’T YOU GET SO MAD –•– Jeffrey Osborne (A&M)-4 (50) NEW THIS WEEK 51 — (She’s) SEXY + 17 –•– The Stray Cats (EMI-America)-1 (51) 60 — KISS THE BRIDE –•– Elton John (Geffen)-1 (60) 67 — TRUE –•– Spandau Ballet (Chrysalis)-1 (67) 86 — BIG LOG –•– Robert Plant (Es Paranza)-1 (86) 90 — CHANGE –•– Tears For Fears (Mercury)-1 (90) 92 — HOLIDAY ROAD –•– Lindsey Buckingham (Warner Brothers)-1 (92) 95 — MAYBE THIS DAY –•– Kissing The Pink (Atlantic)-1 (95)