Number One Song This lists songs that hit number one on the charts in the UK during 1983. If a song spent nonconsecutive weeks at number one, the number of weeks for each occurrence at the top is shown in parenthesis. In the early years of the UK chart, occasionally two songs were at number one simultaneously. This will be indicated with two asterisks.
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Renee and Renato - Save Your Love 4
Phil Collins - You Can't Hurry Love 2
Men At Work - Down Under 3
Kajagoogoo - Too Shy 2
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean 1
Bonnie Tyler - Total Eclipse of the Heart 2
Duran Duran - Is There Something I Should Know 2
David Bowie - Let's Dance 3
Spandau Ballet - True 4
New Edition - Candy Girl 1
Police - Every Breath You Take 4
Rod Stewart - Baby Jane 3
Paul Young - Wherever I Lay My Hat (That's My Home) 3
K C and The Sunshine Band - Give It Up 3
UB40 - Red Red Wine 3
Culture Club - Karma Chameleon 6
Billy Joel - Uptown Girl 5
Flying Pickets - Only You 5

18 different songs hit number one in the UK during 1983.