Back In The Summer Of ’83

Remembering Hits From The Summer Of ’83

Those of us of a certain age remember the Summer of ’83, a year filled with amazing songs that stand the test of time 40 years later.
The folks at Ultimate Classic Rock have put together a list of “30 Totally Radical Hits from the Summer of 1983”. Here are a few highlights:

Stevie Nicks, “Stand Back”
The Police, “Every Breath You Take”
Def Leppard, “Rock of Ages”
Duran Duran, “Hungry Like The Wolf”
Bonnie Tyler, “Total Eclipse of the Heart”
Talking Heads, “Burning Down The House”
ZZ Top, “Sharp Dressed Man”
Quiet Riot, “Cum on Feel the Noize”
Dio, “Holy Diver”

Find the full list at

What’s your favorite song from 1983? Do you have a favorite music year?