Gourmet Gardener
80s Music 'Hits'Story
October 19

These songs ruled the Billboard charts today in '80s music history...

Year Title Artist Weeks From To
1980"Another One Bites the Dust" Queen 3 October 4 October 24
1981"Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)" Christopher Cross 3 October 17 November 6
1982"Jack and Diane" John Cougar 4 October 2 October 29
1983"Total Eclipse of the Heart" Bonnie Tyler 4 October 1 October 28
1984"I Just Called to Say I Love You" Stevie Wonder 3 October 13 November 2
1985"Take On Me" a-ha 1 October 18 October 25
1986"When I Think of You" Janet Jackson 2 October 11 October 24
1987"Lost In Emotion" Lisa Lisa and Cult Jam 1 October 17 October 23
1988"Red Red Wine" UB40 1 October 15 October 21
1989"Miss You Much" Janet Jackson 4 October 7 November 3