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1983 ROCK Number One Song Calendar

From the longest running weekly rock charts anywhere, a Tune Timeline of every number one rock song in 1983.


Rock Number One Songs in Tune Timeline order


red # = rock chartblue # = pop chart

  1 Twilight Zone 1 9   1-01-83  
  Golden Earring  
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  2 Your Love Is Driving Me Crazy 1 9   1-08-83  
  Sammy Hagar  
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  3 Hungry Like The Wolf 1 2   1-15-83  
  Duran Duran  
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  4 Be Good Johnny 1     1-29-83  
  Men At Work  
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  5 Separate Ways (Worlds Apart) 1 2   2-12-83  
  Journey  
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  6 Photograph 1 10   2-26-83  
  Def Leppard  
    YouTube    

  7 A World Of Fantasy 1     3-12-83  
  Triumph  
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  8 Jeopardy 1 2   3-19-83  
  Greg Kihn Band  
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  9 New Year's Day 1     3-26-83  
  U2  
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  10 Gimme All Your Lovin 1 21   4-16-83  
  ZZ Top  
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  11 White Wedding 1 21   4-30-83  
  Billy Idol  
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  12 She's A Beauty 1 9   5-07-83  
  The Tubes  
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  13 The One Thing 1 30   5-14-83  
  INXS  
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  14 Rock Of Ages 1 12   5-21-83  
  Def Leppard  
    YouTube    

  15 Every Breath You Take 1 1   5-28-83  
  The Police  
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  16 One Thing Leads To Another 1 2   6-25-83  
  The Fixx  
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  17 China Girl 1 5   7-02-83  
  David Bowie  
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  18 King Of Pain 1 3   7-16-83  
  The Police  
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  19 Other Arms 1     7-30-83  
  Robert Plant  
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  20 Don't Cry 1 6   8-06-83  
  Asia  
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  21 Lawyers In Love 1 10   8-20-83  
  Jackson Browne  
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  22 Big Log 1 23   8-27-83  
  Robert Plant  
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  23 (She's) Sexy + 17 1 2   9-10-83  
  The Stray Cats  
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  24 In The Mood 1 28   9-17-83  
  Robert Plant  
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  25 Everyday I Write The Book 1 12   10-01-83  
  Elvis Costello  
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  26 Street Of Dreams 1     10-08-83  
  Rainbow  
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  27 Love Is A Battlefield 1 1   10-15-83  
  Pat Benatar  
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  28 Heart And Soul 1 4   10-29-83  
  Huey Lewis And The News  
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  29 Crumblin' Down 1 5   11-05-83  
  John Cougar Mellencamp  
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  30 Owner Of A Lonely Heart 1 1   11-19-83  
  Yes  
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  31 If I'd Been The One 1 14   12-10-83  
  38 Special  
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  32 Talking In Your Sleep 1 1   12-17-83  
  The Romantics  
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Related Song Features for 1983 ROCK Number One Song Calendar


1983 Number One Pop Song Calendar

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1983 Rock Top 100 Songs

the top rock songs of 1980 in order

1983 Pop Top 100 Songs

the top pop songs of 1983 in order

1983 One Hit Wonders

list of one-time top 20 makers and others with one well-known song

Number One Song Calendars

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Find a rock number one song for any date since 1980. If you like rock music, you can find a rock song to represent your birthday, graduation, wedding, or other special event. You are no longer limited to a pop song. Tunecaster has a complete Tune Timeline of pop songs by date, but if you prefer, find your special rock song at the Number One Rock Songs Calendar pages.

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