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Crossover Number Ones, 1980 to 1984

The best of rock meets the best of pop. All the 100+ 'Crossover' songs that hit number one on both the rock and pop charts since 1980, in order by rock peak. Find a rock song.


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red # = rock chartblue # = pop chart

  1 Heartache Tonight 1 1   Sep 1979  
  Eagles  
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  2 The Long Run 1 1   Dec 1979  
  Eagles  
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  3 Another Brick In The Wall, Part 2 1 1   Dec 1979  
  Pink Floyd  
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  4 Crazy Little Thing Called Love 1 1   Feb 1980  
  Queen  
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  5 You May Be Right 1 1   Mar 1980  
  Billy Joel  
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  6 It's Still Rock And Roll To Me 1 1   May 1980  
  Billy Joel  
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  7 Coming Up (Live At Glasgow) 1 1   May 1980  
  Paul McCartney & Wings  
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  8 Emotional Rescue 1 1   Jul 1980  
  The Rolling Stones  
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  9 Another One Bites The Dust 1 1   Aug 1980  
  Queen  
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  10 (Just Like) Starting Over 1 1   Nov 1980  
  John Lennon  
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  11 Hungry Heart 1 1   Nov 1980  
  Bruce Springsteen  
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  12 Woman 1 1   Jan 1981  
  John Lennon  
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  13 Stop Draggin' My Heart Around 1 1   Aug 1981  
  Stevie Nicks With Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers  
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  14 Waiting For A Girl Like You 1 1   Nov 1981  
  Foreigner  
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  15 Eye Of The Tiger 1 1   Jun 1982  
  Survivor  
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  16 Jack & Diane 1 1   Sep 1982  
  John Cougar  
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  17 Down Under 1 1   Dec 1982  
  Men At Work  
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  18 Every Breath You Take 1 1   May 1983  
  The Police  
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  19 Love Is A Battlefield 1 1   Oct 1983  
  Pat Benatar  
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  20 Owner Of A Lonely Heart 1 1   Nov 1983  
  Yes  
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  21 Talking In Your Sleep 1 1   Dec 1983  
  The Romantics  
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  22 Jump 1 1   Jan 1984  
  Van Halen  
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  23 Dancing In The Dark 1 1   Jun 1984  
  Bruce Springsteen  
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  24 Drive 1 1   Jul 1984  
  The Cars  
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  25 I Want To Know What Love Is 1 1   Dec 1984  
  Foreigner  
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  26 Easy Lover 1 1   Dec 1984  
  Philip Bailey With Phil Collins  
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