New Musical Express' Top Tracks [1983]

Entertainment: Music NME

### 01. Michael Jackson (Billy Jean) ### 02. James Brown (Bring It On) ### 03. Imposter (Pills and Soap) ### 04. Birthday Party (Bad Seed) ### 05. New Order (Blue Monday) ### 06. Redskins (Lean On Me) ### 07. Lionel Richie (All Night Long) ### 08. Culture Club (Church Of The Poison Mind) ### 09. Smiths (This Charming Man) ### 10. Zz Top (Gimme All Your Lovin') ### 11. Prince (1999) ### 12. Elvis Costello (Every Day I Write The Book) ### 13. Afrika Bambaataa (Looking For The Perfect Beat) ### 14. Echo And The Bunnymen (Cutter) ### 15. M'tume (Jucy Fruit) ### 16. Smiths (Hand In Glove) ### 17. Yellow (I Love You) ### 18. Eurythmics (Who's That Girl) ### 19. Malcolm Mclaren (Soweto) ### 20. Style Council (Long Hot Summer) ### 21. David Bowie (Let's Dance) ### 22. Eurythmics (Right By Your Side) ### 23. Paul Young (Wherever I Lay My Hat) ### 24. Three Johns (Men Like Monkeys) ### 25. Elton John (I'm Still Standing) ### 26. King Sunny Ade (Synchro System) ### 27. Police (Every Breath You Take) ### 28. Michael Jackson (Wanna Be Startin' Something) ### 29. Carmel (Bad Day) ### 30. Aztec Camera (Oblivious) ### 31. Monyaka (Go Deh Yaka) ### 32. High Five (Cold Steel Gang) ### 33. Kraftwerk (Tour De France) ### 34. C Bank (One More Shot) ### 35. Weather Girls (It's Raining Men) ### 36. Birthday Party (Mutiny) ### 37. Lsley Brothers (Between The Sheets) ### 38. Prince (Little Red Corvette) ### 39. Style Council (Money Go Round) ### 40. Clark Sisters (You Brought The Sunshine) ### 41. Yello (Lost Again) ### 42. Shakatak (Dark Is The Night) ### 43. Culture Club (Karma Chameleon) ### 44. Arrow (Hot Hot Hot) ### 45. Echo And The Bunnymen (Never Stop) ### 46. Sisters Of Mercy (Alice) ### 47. U2 (New Year's Day) ### 48. Depeche Mode (Everything Counts) ### 49. Special Aka (Racist Friend) ### 50. Pil. (This Is Not A Love Song) ===== Missing: ===== * Imposter (03) * Birthday Party (04) * Redskins (band) (06) * Echo And The Bunnymen (14) * M'tume (15) * Style Council (20) * Three Johns (24) * Carmel (29) * Aztec Camera (30) * Monyaka (31) * High Five (32) * C. Bank (34) * Birthday Party (36) * Style Council (39) * Clark Sisters (40) * Shakatak (42) * Arrow (44) * Echo And The Bunnymen (45) * Special Aka (49) * Pil. (50)

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Vote RankingList Ranking  

13

1

Michael Jackson (Vocalist)

Vocalist

53.87% (195 of 362 votes)

7

2

James Brown

Vocalist

56.25% (18 of 32 votes)

1

3

Elvis Costello

Vocalist

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

31

5

New Order

Musicians

0% (0 of 2 votes)

11

7

Lionel Richie

Vocalist

54.29% (57 of 105 votes)

20

8

Culture Club

Musicians

20.0% (1 of 5 votes)

29

9

The Smiths

Musicians

0% (0 of 6 votes)

33

10

ZZ Top

Musicians

0% (0 of 7 votes)

9

11

Prince

Vocalist

54.55% (36 of 66 votes)

2

12

Elvis Costello

Vocalist

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

18

13

Afrika Bambaataa

Vocalist

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

37

14

Echo & the Bunnymen

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

30

16

The Smiths

Musicians

0% (0 of 6 votes)

4

17

Yello

Musicians

66.67% (6 of 9 votes)

34

18

Eurythmics

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

23

19

Malcolm McLaren

Promoter

0% (0 of 1 votes)

26

20

The Style Council

Musicians

0% (0 of 3 votes)

8

21

David Bowie

Vocalist

55.38% (103 of 186 votes)

35

22

Eurythmics

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

24

23

Paul Young

Vocalist

0% (0 of 3 votes)

12

25

Elton John

Musician

54.10% (33 of 61 votes)

25

26

King Sunny Ade

Musician

0% (0 of 1 votes)

17

27

Police

Musicians

50.0% (2 of 4 votes)

14

28

Michael Jackson (Vocalist)

Vocalist

53.87% (195 of 362 votes)

22

33

Kraftwerk

Musicians

4.76% (1 of 21 votes)

32

35

Weather Girls

Vocalists

0% (0 of 3 votes)

6

37

Isley Brothers

Musicians

62.50% (5 of 8 votes)

10

38

Prince

Vocalist

54.55% (36 of 66 votes)

27

39

The Style Council

Musicians

0% (0 of 3 votes)

5

41

Yello

Musicians

66.67% (6 of 9 votes)

21

43

Culture Club

Musicians

20.0% (1 of 5 votes)

15

44

Arrow

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

28

46

Sisters of Mercy

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

19

47

U2

Musicians

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

3

48

Depeche Mode

Musicians

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

36

49

The Specials

Musicians

0% (0 of 5 votes)

16

50

Public Image Ltd.

Musicians

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)