My Song Hit #1 on Billboard's US Singles Chart [1980's]

Entertainment: Music Billboard

1982 - Joan Jett represents 'Joan Jett & the Blackhearts,' 1985 - Huey Lewis represents 'Huey Lewis & the News,' Jefferson Starship represents 'Starship,' 1986 - Jefferson Starship represents 'Starship,' Huey Lewis represents 'Huey Lewis & the News,' 1987 - Huey Lewis represents 'Huey Lewis & the News,' Jefferson Starship represents 'Starship,' 1988 - Gloria Estefan represents 'Gloria Estefan & the Miami Sound Machine,' 1989 - Gloria Estefan represents 'Gloria Estefan & the Miami Sound Machine.'

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12

1980

Christopher Cross

Vocalist

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

24

1980

Blondie

Musicians

60.0% (6 of 10 votes)

40

1980

Paul McCartney

Vocalist

55.43% (97 of 175 votes)

45

1980

Diana Ross

Vocalist

55.12% (70 of 127 votes)

58

1980

Olivia Newton-John

Vocalist

53.50% (878 of 1641 votes)

61

1980

Queen

Musicians

53.11% (111 of 209 votes)

64

1980

Barbra Streisand

Vocalist

52.91% (118 of 223 votes)

72

1980

John Lennon

Vocalist

52.33% (101 of 193 votes)

77

1980

Michael Jackson (Vocalist)

Vocalist

52.17% (204 of 391 votes)

96

1980

Kenny Rogers (Vocalist)

Vocalist

50.0% (7 of 14 votes)

106

1980

Billy Joel

Vocalist

46.67% (7 of 15 votes)

122

1980

KC and the Sunshine Band

Musicians

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

134

1980

Pink Floyd

Musicians

20.0% (2 of 10 votes)

159

1980

Captain and Tennille

Musicians

5.26% (1 of 19 votes)

180

1980

Lipps, Inc.

Musicians

0% (0 of 3 votes)

185

1980

Wings (Band)

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

13

1981

Christopher Cross

Vocalist

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

25

1981

Blondie

Musicians

60.0% (6 of 10 votes)

46

1981

Diana Ross

Vocalist

55.12% (70 of 127 votes)

49

1981

Lionel Richie

Vocalist

54.72% (58 of 106 votes)

59

1981

Olivia Newton-John

Vocalist

53.50% (878 of 1641 votes)

104

1981

Dolly Parton

Vocalist

49.78% (224 of 450 votes)

109

1981

Sheena Easton

Vocalist

46.01% (611 of 1328 votes)

113

1981

Rick Springfield

Vocalist

40.0% (2 of 5 votes)

125

1981

REO Speedwagon

Musicians

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

132

1981

Air Supply

Musicians

21.05% (4 of 19 votes)

143

1981

Kim Carnes

Vocalist

11.11% (1 of 9 votes)

148

1981

Hall and Oates

Vocalists

10.0% (1 of 10 votes)

164

1981

Eddie Rabbitt

Vocalist

0% (0 of 3 votes)

173

1981

Kool and the Gang

Musicians

0% (0 of 2 votes)

195

1981

Stars on 45

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

22

1982

J. Geils Band

Musicians

63.64% (7 of 11 votes)

36

1982

Stevie Wonder

Musician

55.56% (95 of 171 votes)

41

1982

Paul McCartney

Vocalist

55.43% (97 of 175 votes)

50

1982

Lionel Richie

Vocalist

54.72% (58 of 106 votes)

65

1982

Men at Work

Musicians

52.76% (67 of 127 votes)

81

1982

Vangelis

Composer

51.72% (90 of 174 votes)

90

1982

Joan Jett

Vocalist

50.52% (145 of 287 votes)

100

1982

Joe Cocker

Vocalist

50.0% (2 of 4 votes)

102

1982

John (Cougar) Mellencamp

Vocalist

50.0% (3 of 6 votes)

129

1982

Steve Miller Band

Musicians

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

137

1982

Survivor (Band)

Musicians

16.67% (1 of 6 votes)

139

1982

Toni Basil

Vocalist

15.38% (2 of 13 votes)

149

1982

Hall and Oates

Vocalists

10.0% (1 of 10 votes)

166

1982

The Human League

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

188

1982

Jennifer Warnes

Vocalist

0% (0 of 3 votes)

203

1982

Chicago (Band)

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

42

1983

Paul McCartney

Vocalist

55.43% (97 of 175 votes)

51

1983

Lionel Richie

Vocalist

54.72% (58 of 106 votes)

66

1983

Men at Work

Musicians

52.76% (67 of 127 votes)

78

1983

Michael Jackson (Vocalist)

Vocalist

52.17% (204 of 391 votes)

87

1983

David Bowie

Vocalist

50.98% (104 of 204 votes)

89

1983

Irene Cara

Actress

50.53% (477 of 944 votes)

97

1983

Kenny Rogers (Vocalist)

Vocalist

50.0% (7 of 14 votes)

103

1983

Police

Musicians

50.0% (2 of 4 votes)

105

1983

Dolly Parton

Vocalist

49.78% (224 of 450 votes)

107

1983

Billy Joel

Vocalist

46.67% (7 of 15 votes)

133

1983

Patti Austin

Vocalist

20.0% (1 of 5 votes)

142

1983

Bonnie Tyler

Vocalist

12.50% (1 of 8 votes)

183

1983

Michael Sembello

Musician

0% (0 of 2 votes)

187

1983

Dexy's Midnight Runners

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

191

1983

James Ingram

Vocalist

0% (0 of 3 votes)

207

1983

Eurythmics

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

210

1983

Toto (Band)

Musicians

0% (0 of 7 votes)

7

1984

Ray Parker, Jr.

Vocalist

83.33% (5 of 6 votes)

17

1984

Madonna (Ciccone)

Vocalist

64.53% (302 of 468 votes)

30

1984

Phil Collins

Vocalist

56.43% (136 of 241 votes)

37

1984

Stevie Wonder

Musician

55.56% (95 of 171 votes)

52

1984

Lionel Richie

Vocalist

54.72% (58 of 106 votes)

55

1984

Prince

Vocalist

53.73% (36 of 67 votes)

62

1984

Cyndi Lauper

Vocalist

53.07% (95 of 179 votes)

67

1984

Tina Turner

Vocalist

52.62% (191 of 363 votes)

88

1984

Yes (Band)

Musicians

50.71% (251 of 495 votes)

111

1984

Kenny Loggins

Vocalist

42.86% (3 of 7 votes)

130

1984

Duran Duran

Musicians

23.53% (4 of 17 votes)

135

1984

Wham!

Musicians

18.18% (2 of 11 votes)

138

1984

Culture Club

Musicians

16.67% (1 of 6 votes)

150

1984

Hall and Oates

Vocalists

10.0% (1 of 10 votes)

169

1984

Van Halen

Musicians

0% (0 of 8 votes)

172

1984

John Waite

Musician

0% (0 of 1 votes)

174

1984

Billy Ocean

Vocalist

0% (0 of 12 votes)

200

1984

Deniece Williams

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

1

1985

John Parr

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

8

1985

Huey Lewis

Vocalist

75.00% (6 of 8 votes)

18

1985

Madonna (Ciccone)

Vocalist

64.53% (302 of 468 votes)

31

1985

Phil Collins

Vocalist

56.43% (136 of 241 votes)

38

1985

Stevie Wonder

Musician

55.56% (95 of 171 votes)

47

1985

Tears For Fears

Musicians

55.05% (60 of 109 votes)

48

1985

A-ha

Musicians

54.84% (85 of 155 votes)

53

1985

Lionel Richie

Vocalist

54.72% (58 of 106 votes)

73

1985

Whitney Houston

Vocalist

52.26% (127 of 243 votes)

110

1985

USA for Africa

Vocalists

45.45% (5 of 11 votes)

119

1985

Ready for the World

Vocalists

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

120

1985

Mr. Mister

Musicians

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

126

1985

REO Speedwagon

Musicians

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

131

1985

Duran Duran

Musicians

23.53% (4 of 17 votes)

136

1985

Wham!

Musicians

18.18% (2 of 11 votes)

140

1985

Foreigner

Musicians

14.29% (1 of 7 votes)

151

1985

Bryan Adams

Vocalist

8.11% (3 of 37 votes)

177

1985

Jefferson Airplane/Starship

Musicians

0% (0 of 2 votes)

192

1985

Dire Straits

Musicians

0% (0 of 2 votes)

196

1985

Paul Young

Vocalist

0% (0 of 4 votes)

198

1985

Europe (Band)

Musicians

0% (0 of 4 votes)

202

1985

Jan Hammer

Musician

0% (0 of 2 votes)

205

1985

Marilyn Martin

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

209

1985

Simple Minds

Musicians

0% (0 of 4 votes)

9

1986

Huey Lewis

Vocalist

75.00% (6 of 8 votes)

16

1986

Patti LaBelle

Vocalist

64.71% (11 of 17 votes)

19

1986

Madonna (Ciccone)

Vocalist

64.53% (302 of 468 votes)

26

1986

Janet Jackson

Vocalist

59.71% (249 of 417 votes)

28

1986

Elton John

Musician

57.83% (48 of 83 votes)

35

1986

Gladys Knight

Vocalist

55.56% (5 of 9 votes)

39

1986

Stevie Wonder

Musician

55.56% (95 of 171 votes)

54

1986

Bananarama

Musicians

54.55% (96 of 176 votes)

56

1986

Prince

Vocalist

53.73% (36 of 67 votes)

63

1986

Cyndi Lauper

Vocalist

53.07% (95 of 179 votes)

69

1986

Steve Winwood

Vocalist

52.38% (33 of 63 votes)

71

1986

Dionne Warwick

Vocalist

52.38% (11 of 21 votes)

74

1986

Whitney Houston

Vocalist

52.26% (127 of 243 votes)

84

1986

Genesis

Musicians

51.59% (65 of 126 votes)

93

1986

Amy Grant

Vocalist

50.0% (2 of 4 votes)

94

1986

Bruce Hornsby

Musician

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

98

1986

Simply Red (Mick Hucknall)

Vocalist

50.0% (3 of 6 votes)

101

1986

Berlin (Band)

Musicians

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

114

1986

Robert Palmer

Vocalist

40.0% (2 of 5 votes)

121

1986

Mr. Mister

Musicians

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

141

1986

Pet Shop Boys

Musicians

14.29% (1 of 7 votes)

153

1986

Bangles

Vocalists

5.71% (2 of 35 votes)

155

1986

Bon Jovi

Musicians

5.71% (2 of 35 votes)

162

1986

Falco

Vocalist

0% (0 of 4 votes)

167

1986

The Human League

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

168

1986

Boston (Band)

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

170

1986

Peter Cetera

Vocalist

0% (0 of 2 votes)

171

1986

Michael McDonald (Vocalist)

Vocalist

0% (0 of 6 votes)

175

1986

Billy Ocean

Vocalist

0% (0 of 12 votes)

178

1986

Jefferson Airplane/Starship

Musicians

0% (0 of 2 votes)

211

1986

Peter Gabriel

Vocalist

0% (0 of 4 votes)

212

1986

Heart

Musicians

0% (0 of 8 votes)

4

1987

Whitesnake

Musicians

100% (2 of 2 votes)

10

1987

Huey Lewis

Vocalist

75.00% (6 of 8 votes)

20

1987

Madonna (Ciccone)

Vocalist

64.53% (302 of 468 votes)

23

1987

Aretha Franklin

Vocalist

60.90% (95 of 156 votes)

68

1987

Belinda Carlisle

Vocalist

52.54% (62 of 118 votes)

75

1987

Whitney Houston

Vocalist

52.26% (127 of 243 votes)

79

1987

Michael Jackson (Vocalist)

Vocalist

52.17% (204 of 391 votes)

92

1987

Bill Medley

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

112

1987

Billy Vera

Vocalist

40.0% (2 of 5 votes)

115

1987

Billy Idol

Musician

40.0% (2 of 5 votes)

116

1987

Kim Wilde

Vocalist

35.71% (5 of 14 votes)

117

1987

Bob Seger

Vocalist

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

118

1987

U2

Musicians

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

127

1987

Tiffany (Darwisch)

Vocalist

25.00% (3 of 12 votes)

145

1987

George Michael (Vocalist)

Vocalist

10.0% (1 of 10 votes)

156

1987

Bon Jovi

Musicians

5.71% (2 of 35 votes)

160

1987

Gregory Abbott

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

179

1987

Jefferson Airplane/Starship

Musicians

0% (0 of 2 votes)

186

1987

Lisa Lisa

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

189

1987

Jennifer Warnes

Vocalist

0% (0 of 3 votes)

194

1987

Los Lobos

Musicians

0% (0 of 8 votes)

197

1987

Cutting Crew

Musicians

0% (0 of 3 votes)

199

1987

Siedah Garrett

Vocalist

0% (0 of 2 votes)

206

1987

Club Nouveau

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

208

1987

Atlantic Starr

Vocalists

0% (0 of 0 votes)

213

1987

Heart

Musicians

0% (0 of 8 votes)

2

1988

Terence Trent D'Arby

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

3

1988

Poison

Musicians

100% (1 of 1 votes)

5

1988

Bobby McFerrin

Vocalist

100% (2 of 2 votes)

6

1988

UB40

Vocalist

90.91% (10 of 11 votes)

11

1988

Guns n' Roses

Musicians

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

32

1988

Phil Collins

Vocalist

56.43% (136 of 241 votes)

34

1988

George Harrison

Musician

55.66% (118 of 212 votes)

43

1988

Richard Marx

Musician

55.37% (67 of 121 votes)

60

1988

Def Leppard

Musicians

53.33% (48 of 90 votes)

70

1988

Steve Winwood

Vocalist

52.38% (33 of 63 votes)

76

1988

Whitney Houston

Vocalist

52.26% (127 of 243 votes)

80

1988

Michael Jackson (Vocalist)

Vocalist

52.17% (204 of 391 votes)

82

1988

Gloria Estefan

Vocalist

51.72% (30 of 58 votes)

85

1988

Deborah Gibson

Vocalist

51.34% (153 of 298 votes)

128

1988

Tiffany (Darwisch)

Vocalist

25.00% (3 of 12 votes)

144

1988

Cheap Trick

Musicians

10.0% (1 of 10 votes)

146

1988

George Michael (Vocalist)

Vocalist

10.0% (1 of 10 votes)

147

1988

Beach Boys

Musicians

10.0% (1 of 10 votes)

157

1988

Bon Jovi

Musicians

5.71% (2 of 35 votes)

163

1988

Rick Astley

Vocalist

0% (0 of 8 votes)

165

1988

INXS

Musicians

0% (0 of 2 votes)

176

1988

Billy Ocean

Vocalist

0% (0 of 12 votes)

181

1988

Will to Power

Musicians

0% (0 of 2 votes)

182

1988

Expose

Musicians

0% (0 of 6 votes)

184

1988

Escape Club

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

204

1988

Chicago (Band)

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

14

1989

Bette Midler

Vocalist

65.45% (216 of 330 votes)

15

1989

Bobby Brown

Vocalist

65.19% (118 of 181 votes)

21

1989

Madonna (Ciccone)

Vocalist

64.53% (302 of 468 votes)

27

1989

Janet Jackson

Vocalist

59.71% (249 of 417 votes)

29

1989

New Kids on the Block

Vocalists

57.63% (34 of 59 votes)

33

1989

Phil Collins

Vocalist

56.43% (136 of 241 votes)

44

1989

Richard Marx

Musician

55.37% (67 of 121 votes)

57

1989

Prince

Vocalist

53.73% (36 of 67 votes)

83

1989

Gloria Estefan

Vocalist

51.72% (30 of 58 votes)

86

1989

Deborah Gibson

Vocalist

51.34% (153 of 298 votes)

91

1989

Paula Abdul

Vocalist

50.23% (107 of 213 votes)

95

1989

Mike + the Mechanics

Musicians

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

99

1989

Simply Red (Mick Hucknall)

Vocalist

50.0% (3 of 6 votes)

108

1989

Billy Joel

Vocalist

46.67% (7 of 15 votes)

123

1989

Bad English

Musicians

30.0% (3 of 10 votes)

124

1989

Fine Young Cannibals

Musicians

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

152

1989

Martika

Vocalist

7.14% (1 of 14 votes)

154

1989

Bangles

Vocalists

5.71% (2 of 35 votes)

158

1989

Bon Jovi

Musicians

5.71% (2 of 35 votes)

161

1989

Roxette

Musicians

0% (0 of 5 votes)

190

1989

Sheriff

Musicians

0% (0 of 3 votes)

193

1989

Milli Vanilli

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

201

1989

Michael Damian

Actor

0% (0 of 2 votes)