1983 in music
This is a list of notable events in music that took place in the year 1983.
Hot 100 No. 1 Hits of 1983
These are the Billboard Hot 100 number one hits of 1983. The longest running number-one single of 1983 is "Every Breath You Take" by The Police at eight weeks.
Eurovision Song Contest 1983
The Eurovision Song Contest 1983, the 28th in the series, was held in Munich, then West Germany, on 23 April 1983. The presenter was Marlene Charell. Corinne Hermes was the winner of this Eurovision w...
Eurovision Song Contest 1983 - Wikipedia
The Wild Heart Tour
The Wild Heart Tour was a North America-only solo concert tour by Fleetwood Mac vocalist Stevie Nicks in support of her second studio album The Wild Heart. The tour began on May 27, 1983 in Las Vegas,...
Atlanta (band)
Atlanta was an American country music group formed in 1982 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. It was composed of Brad Griffis (vocals), Bill Davidson (vocals, guitar), Tony Ingram (vocals, fiddle), Alan Da...
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The Abominable Showman
The Abominable Showman is a Long Play (LP) Record Album by British singer-songwriter Nick Lowe. It was released in 1983 and was Lowe's fourth solo LP.
All tracks composed by Nick Lowe, except wher...
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Bats (musical)
Bats is a musical written in 1983 by two Australians, Ian Dorricott and Simon Denver. It has been produced numerous times by school groups.
The remote village of Humperdink in the shire of Engelb...
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Power, Corruption & Lies is the second studio album by the English rock band New Order, released in May 1983 on Factory Records. The album features more electronic-based tracks than their previous...
List of Canadian number-one albums of 1983
These are the Canadian number-one albums of 1983. The chart is compiled by Nielsen Soundscan and published by Jam! Canoe, issued every Sunday. The chart also appears in Billboard magazine as Top Canad...
List of Canadian number-one albums of 1983 - Wikipedia
CBC band
CBC Band was a Vietnamese band popular in South Vietnam during the Vietnam War. Made up of a family of poor Vietnamese the CBC discovered they could make money by playing western rock music to America...
Og Music
Og Music was a small but influential independent record label based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.The label was established in 1983 by the band members of Deja Voodoo, Gerard van Herk and Tony Dewald. I...
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The Hello, I Must Be Going Tour
The Hello, I Must Be Going Tour was a concert tour by the English musician Phil Collins, which took place in between November 1982 and February 1983, in support of his albums, Face Value & Hello, ...
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The Portrait (opera)
The Portrait (Russian: Портрет) is an opera in eight scenes composed by Mieczysław Weinberg to a libretto by Alexander Medvedev based on Nikolai Gogol's short story The Portrait. A penniless artist, C...
Book of Love (band)
Book of Love is an American synthpop and electronic band, formed in 1983 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and later based out of New York City. Led by vocalist Susan Ottaviano, the band also includes key...
Book of Love (band) - Wikipedia
Blood Brothers (musical)
Blood Brothers is a musical with book, lyrics and music by Willy Russell. The story is a contemporary nature versus nurture plot, revolving around fraternal twins Mickey and Eddie who were separated a...
Blood Brothers (musical) - Wikipedia
Dance a Little Closer
Dance a Little Closer is a musical with a book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Charles Strouse. The story is an updated version of Robert E. Sherwood's 1936 antiwar comedy Idiot's Delight.<...
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