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Hits of 1983

Every Breath You Take spent nine weeks at Number One on the Billboard charts in charts in 1983.The following is a complete list of Number One hits from 4/01/2003 7:00 AM Eastern

"Every Breath You Take" spent nine weeks at Number One on theBillboard charts in charts in 1983.The following is a completelist of Number One hits from that year. (from the Billboard Book ofTop 40 Hits, 7th Edition by Joel Whitburn, Billboard Books,2000)

DATE
FIRST
HIT #1

TITLE
ARTIST
1/15
DownUnderMen AtWork
2/05
AfricaToto
2/19
Baby, Come ToMePatti Austinwith James Ingram
3/05
BillieJeanMichaelJackson
4/23
Come OnEileenDexy’sMidnight Runners
4/30
BeatItMichaelJackson
5/21
Let’sDanceDavidBowie
5/28
Flashdance…What AFeelingIreneCara
7/09
Every Breath YouTakeThePolice
9/03
Sweet Dreams(Are Made of This)Eurythmics
9/10
ManiacMichaelSembello
9/24
Tell Her AboutItBillyJoel
10/01
Total Eclipe ofthe HeartBonnieTyler
10/29
Islands In theStreamKenny Rogerswith Dolly Parton
11/12
All Night Long(All Night)LionelRichie
12/10
Say Say SayPaulMcCartney &Michael Jackson