Gourmet Gardener
80s Music 'Hits'Story
July 23

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

Year Title Artist Weeks From To
1980"It's Still Rock and Roll to Me" Billy Joel 2 July 19 August 1
1981"Bette Davis Eyes" Kim Carnes 9 June 27 July 24
1982"Don't You Want Me" The Human League 3 July 3 July 23
1983"Every Breath You Take" The Police 8 July 9 September 2
1984"When Doves Cry" Prince 5 July 7 August 10
1985"A View to a Kill" Duran Duran 2 July 13 July 26
1986"Invisible Touch" Genesis 1 July 19 July 25
1987"Alone" Heart 3 July 11 July 31
1988"Hold On to the Nights" Richard Marx 1 July 23 July 29
1989"Toy Soldiers" Martika 2 July 22 August 4