The Number One Hits Of 1982

1982The Number One Hits Of 1982:
November 21, 1981 – January 29, 1982:
Olivia Newton-JohnPhysical

January 30, 1982 – February 5, 1982:
Daryl Hall and John OatesI Can’t Go for That (No Can Do)

February 6, 1982 – March 19, 1982:
The J. Geils BandCenterfold

March 20, 1982 – May 7, 1982:
Joan Jett and the BlackheartsI Love Rock ‘n’ Roll

May 8, 1982 – May 14, 1982:
VangelisChariots of Fire

May 15, 1982 – July 2, 1982:
Paul McCartney and Stevie WonderEbony and Ivory

July 3, 1982 – July 23, 1982:
The Human LeagueDon’t You Want Me

July 24, 1982 – September 3, 1982:
SurvivorEye of the Tiger

September 4, 1982 – September 10, 1982:
Steve Miller BandAbracadabra

September 11, 1982 – October 1, 1982:
ChicagoHard to Say I’m Sorry

October 2, 1982 – October 29, 1982:
John CougarJack and Diane

October 30, 1982 – November 5, 1982:
Men at WorkWho Can It Be Now

November 6, 1982 – November 26, 1982:
Joe Cocker and Jennifer WarnesUp Where We Belong

November 27, 1982 – December 10, 1982:
Lionel RichieTruly

December 11, 1982 – December 17, 1982:
Toni BasilMickey

December 18, 1982 – January 14, 1983:
Daryl Hall and John OatesManeater

The biggest Pop Artists of 1982 include:
Air Supply, Daryl Hall & John Oates, Dan Fogelberg, Dazz Band, Deniece Williams, Donna Summer, Evelyn ‘Champagne’ King, The Gap Band, J. Geils Band, The Go-Gos, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, John Cougar (Melloncamp), Journey, Juice Newton, Lionel Richie, Men at Work, Micheal Jackson, Neil Diamond, Patrice Rushen, Paul Davis, Paul McCartney, Ray Parker Jr, Prince, Quarterflash, Queen, Sheena Easton, Skyy, Steve Miller Band, Stevie Nicks, Stevie Wonder, Survivor, Toto

(Data is complied from various charts including: Billboard’s Pop, Rock, Airplay, R&B/Dance and Singles Charts. The Hot 100 is the primary chart used for this list.)



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