Number One Song This lists songs that hit number one on the charts in the US during 1982. If a song spent nonconsecutive weeks at number one, the number of weeks for each occurrence at the top is shown in parenthesis.
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Date Artist - Title Weeks
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Olivia Newton-John - Physical 10
Hall and Oates - I Can't Go for That (No Can Do) 1
J. Geils Band - Centerfold 6
Joan Jett and The Blackhearts - I Love Rock 'n Roll 7
Vangelis - Chariots of Fire 1
Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder - Ebony and Ivory 7
Human League - Don't You Want Me 3
Survivor - Eye of the Tiger 6
Steve Miller Band - Abracadabra 2 (1)
Chicago - Hard to Say I'm Sorry 2
Steve Miller Band - Abracadabra 2 (1)
John Cougar - Jack and Diane 4
Men at Work - Who Can It Be Now 1
Joe Cocker and Jennifer Warnes - Up Where We Belong 3
Lionel Richie - Truly 2
Toni Basil - Mickey 1
Hall and Oates - Maneater 4
Source: Billboard Magazine

16 different songs hit number one in the US during 1982.

Top 5 Songs of 1982

Number One Song of 1982: Olivia Newton-John - Physical
  1. Olivia Newton-John - Physical
  2. Survivor - Eye Of The Tiger
  3. Joan Jett and The Blackhearts - I Love Rock N' Roll
  4. Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder - Ebony And Ivory
  5. J. Geils Band - Centerfold
See the rest of the top 100 songs of 1982.