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1983 ROCK Top 100 Songs Of The Year

Top 100 rock songs of 1983, based on our weekly rock chart archive -- the longest running weekly rock charts anywhere.

songs 1 to 25songs 26 to 50songs 51 to 75songs 76 to 100

Rock Top 100 in popularity order


red # = rock chartblue # = pop chart

  26 Gimme All Your Lovin 1 21   Apr 1983  
  ZZ Top  
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  27 Hot Girls In Love 2 15   Jun 1983  
  Loverboy  
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  28 Be Good Johnny 1     Jan 1983  
  Men At Work  
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  29 Everyday I Write The Book 1 12   Oct 1983  
  Elvis Costello  
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  30 Street Of Dreams 1     Oct 1983  
  Rainbow  
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  31 Undercover Of The Night 2 11   Nov 1983  
  The Rolling Stones  
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  32 Stand Back 2 4   Jun 1983  
  Stevie Nicks  
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  33 The One Thing 1 30   May 1983  
  INXS  
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  34 Ask The Lonely 3     Dec 1983  
  Journey  
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  35 Cuts Like A Knife 2 9   Apr 1983  
  Bryan Adams  
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  36 How Can I Refuse 2     Sep 1983  
  Heart  
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  37 Is There Something I Should Know 2 8   Jun 1983  
  Duran Duran  
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  38 (She's) Sexy + 17 1 2   Sep 1983  
  The Stray Cats  
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  39 Don't Tell Me You Love Me 2 29   Jan 1983  
  Night Ranger  
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  40 Suddenly Last Summer 2 3   Oct 1983  
  The Motels  
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  41 Sunday Bloody Sunday 2     May 1983  
  U2  
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  42 Rainbow In The Dark 2     Sep 1983  
  Ronnie James Dio  
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  43 Even Now 2 10   Feb 1983  
  Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band  
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  44 Burning Down The House 2 9   Aug 1983  
  Talking Heads  
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  45 Darlene 3     Jan 1983  
  Led Zeppelin  
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  46 Other Arms 1     Jul 1983  
  Robert Plant  
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  47 Back On The Chain Gang 3 4   Jan 1983  
  The Pretenders  
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  48 Foolin' 2 17   Jul 1983  
  Def Leppard  
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  49 I Want A New Drug 3 4   Dec 1983  
  Huey Lewis And The News  
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  50 Saved By Zero 3 10   Jul 1983  
  The Fixx  
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Top 100 Rock Songs By Year

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