Hot 100 1984

This is every Billboard Hot 100 single released in 1984 with the exception of any single that only made it under the Hot 100 (commonly known as a “Bubbling Under”).

Information includes:

  • The songs official debut date (which is not always the song’s official release date)
  • The song’s official peak position
  • Song Title
  • Artist
  • The total time of the 45 single version
  • The original catalog label and number (when available)

The ascending order of each week is placed by the highest ranked position to the lowest ranked entry.
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HOT 100 DEBUTS JANUARY 1984

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Jan 7 8 Police, The Wrapped Around Your Finger 5:12 A&M 2614
Jan 7 31 Quiet Riot Bang Your Head (Metal Health) 3:53 Pasha 04267
Jan 7 46 Patti LaBelle If Only You Knew 3:47 Philadelphia International 04248
Jan 7 75 Evelyn “Champagne” King Action 3:24 RCA 13682
Jan 7 76 Con Funk Shun Baby I’m Hooked 4:15 Mercury 814581
Jan 7 79 D Train Something’s On Your Mind 4:10 Prelude 8080
Jan 14 1 Van Halen Jump 3:59 Warner 29384
Jan 14 6 Huey Lewis & The News I Want A New Drug 3:29 Chrysalis 4-42766
Jan 14 10 Duran Duran New Moon On Monday 4:18 Capitol 5309
Jan 14 23 Kenny Rogers This Woman 3:55 RCA 13710
Jan 14 45 Jackson Browne For A Rocker 4:23 Asylum 69764
Jan 14 65 Musical Youth She’s Trouble 3:06 MCA 52312
Jan 14 70 Donna Summer Love Has A Mind Of Its Own 3:40 Mercury 814922-7
Jan 14 81 U2 I Will Follow (Live) 3:36 Island 99789
Jan 21 5 John Lennon Nobody Told Me 3:34 Polydor 817254-7
Jan 21 22 Manfred Mann’s Earth Band Runner 3:38 Arista 1-9143
Jan 21 26 Tina Turner Let’s Stay Together 3:36 Capitol 5322
Jan 21 27 Howard Jones New Song 4:15 Elektra 7-69766
Jan 21 54 Kim Carnes You Make My Heart Beat Faster 3:58 EMI America 8191
Jan 21 77 Deele, The Body Talk 3:49 Solar 7-69785
Jan 21 81 Toni Basil Over My Head 3:20 Chrysalis 42753
Jan 28 1 Kenny Loggins Footloose 3:43 Columbia 04310
Jan 28 2 Rockwell Somebody’s Watching Me 4:01 Motown 1702
Jan 28 4 Eurythmics Here Comes The Rain Again 5:05 RCA 13725
Jan 28 5 Pointer Sisters Automatic 3:59 Planet 13730
Jan 28 10 Christine McVie Got A Hold On Me 3:52 Warner Bros. 7-29372
Jan 28 34 UB40 Red Red Wine 3:01 A&M 2600
Jan 28 46 Billy Idol Rebel Yell 3:43 Chrysalis 4-42762
Jan 28 66 B.E. Taylor Group Vitamin L 3:56 MCA 52311
Jan 28 68 Stray Cats Look At That Cadillac 4:01 EMI 8194
Jan 28 78 John Cafferty & The Beaver Brown Band Tender Years 3:33 Scotti Brothers 04327
Jan 28 81 Jenny Burton Remember What You Like 4:21 Atlantic 89748

HOT 100 DEBUTS February 1984

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Feb 4 13 Dan Fogelberg The Language Of Love 3:43 Full Moon 04314
Feb 4 20 .38 Special Back Where You Belong 3:52 A&M 2615
Feb 4 22 Paul Young Come Back And Stay 3:34 Columbia 04313
Feb 4 38 Wang Chung Don’t Let Go 3:24 Geffen 7-29377
Feb 4 42 Adam Ant Strip 3:55 Epic 04337
Feb 4 44 Rolling Stones, The She Was Hot 4:40 Rolling Stone 7-99788
Feb 4 52 Big Country Fields Of Fire 3:28 Mercury 811 450-7
Feb 4 54 Mötley Crüe Looks That Kill 4:07 Elektra 7-69756
Feb 4 70 American Comedy Network, The Breaking Up Is Hard On You (aka Don’t Take Ma Bell Away From Me) 2:26 Critique 704
Feb 4 89 ABC That Was Then But This Is Now 3:35 Mercury 814631
Feb 11 3 Thompson Twins Hold Me Now 4:44 Arista 1-9164
Feb 11 4 Michael Jackson Thriller 3:56 Epic 34-04363
Feb 11 31 Olivia Newton-John Livin’ In Desperate Times 3:57 MCA 52341
Feb 11 58 April Wine This Could Be The Right One 4:04 Capitol 5319
Feb 11 61 Dazz Band Joystick 3:55 Motown 1701
Feb 11 69 Cheryl Lynn Encore 3:30 Columbia 38-04256
Feb 11 71 Bette Midler Beast Of Burden 3:48 Atlantic 7-89712
Feb 11 82 Patti Austin It’s Gonna Be Special 4:14 Qwest 29373
Feb 11 83 Blue Öyster Cult Shooting Shark 4:20 Columbia 04298
Feb 11 89 Mink DeVille Each Word’s A Beat Of My Heart 3:24 Atlantic
Feb 18 8 Daryl Hall & John Oates Adult Education 3:59 RCA 13714
Feb 18 16 Dwight Twilley Girls 3:28 EMI America 8196
Feb 18 16 Queen Radio Ga-Ga 4:24 Capitol 5317
Feb 18 33 Matthew Wilder The Kid’s American 3:35 Private I 4-04363
Feb 18 62 Roger Daltrey Walking In My Sleep 3:20 Atlantic 7-89704
Feb 18 62 T.G. Sheppard & Clint Eastwood Make My Day 3:17 Warner/Curb 29343 A
Feb 25 1 Phil Collins Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now) 3:24 Atlantic 89700 A
Feb 25 1 Lionel Richie Hello 4:07 Motown 1722
Feb 25 8 Tracey Ullman They Don’t Know 2:59 MCA/Stiff 52347
Feb 25 13 Kool & The Gang Tonight 3:53 De-Lite 830
Feb 25 26 Laid Back White Horse 3:49 Sire 29346
Feb 25 34 Bonnie Tyler Holding Out For A Hero 4:40 Columbia 38-04370
Feb 25 37 Romantics, The One In A Million 3:14 Nemperor 4-04373
Feb 25 39 Bon Jovi Runaway 3:54 Mercury 818309
Feb 25 48 Jeffrey Osborne We’re Going All The Way 4:15 A&M
Feb 25 62 Thomas Dolby Hyperactive 4:12 Capitol 5321
Feb 25 66 Eddie Money Club Michelle 4:04 Columbia
Feb 25 86 Tiggi Clay Flashes 3:59 Morocco 1716

HOT 100 DEBUTS March 1984

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Mar 3 5 Culture Club Miss Me Blind 4:28 Virgin/Epic 34-04388
Mar 3 5 Julio Iglesias & Willie Nelson To All The Girls I’ve Loved Before 3:30 Columbia 38-04217
Mar 3 15 Alan Parsons Project Don’t Answer Me 4:09 Arista 1-9160
Mar 3 22 Tony Carey A Fine Fine Day 4:24 MCA 52343
Mar 3 24 Yes Leave It 3:52 Atco 99787
Mar 3 72 Madness The Sun And The Rain 3:16 Geffen
Mar 3 81 Midnight Star No Parking (On The Dance Floor) 3:59 Solar 7-69753
Mar 3 82 Andy Fraser Do You Love Me 3:37 Island 99784
Mar 3 90 J. Blackfoot Taxi 4:33 Sound Town 0004
Mar 10 5 Rick Springfield Love Somebody 3:30 RCA 13738
Mar 10 5 Night Ranger Sister Christian 4:04  
Mar 10 7 Cars, The You Might Think 3:04 Elektra 69744
Mar 10 10 Madonna Borderline 3:58 Sire 7-29354
Mar 10 12 Weird Al Yankovic Eat It 3:19 Rock ‘n’ Roll 04374
Mar 10 23 Berlin No More Words 3:54 Geffen 29360
Mar 10 44 Genesis Illegal Alien 4:33 Atlantic 89698
Mar 10 52 Billy Rankin Baby Come Back 3:02 A&M 2613
Mar 10 73 David Bowie Without You 3:08 EMI America 8190
Mar 10 75 Stacy Lattisaw & Johnny Gill Perfect Combination 4:09 Cotillion
Mar 17 11 Go-Go’s Head Over Heels 3:38 I.R.S. 9926
Mar 17 15 John Cougar Mellencamp The Authority Song 3:49 Riva
Mar 17 17 Shalamar Dancing In The Sheets 4:01 Columbia 38-04372
Mar 17 28 Pretenders, The Show Me 4:00 Sire 7-29317
Mar 17 45 DeBarge Love Me In A Special Way 3:50 Gordy 1723
Mar 17 57 Mr. Mister Hunters Of The Night 4:08 RCA
Mar 17 67 Missing Persons Give 3:55 Capitol
Mar 24 8 Irene Cara Breakdance 3:02 Geffen 29328
Mar 24 14 Billy Joel The Longest Time 3:32 Columbia 38-04400
Mar 24 25 Scorpions Rock You Like A Hurricane 4:10 Mercury 818440
Mar 24 31 Talk Talk It’s My Life 3:52 EMI America 8195
Mar 24 40 Real Life Catch Me I’m Falling 4:02 Curb/MCA 52362
Mar 24 76 Golden Earring When The Lady Smiles 4:37 21 Records 112
Mar 24 88 Bobby Womack & Patti LaBelle Love Has Finally Come At Last 5:30 Beverly Glen 2012
Mar 31 46 Shannon Give Me Tonight 3:52 Mirage 7-99775
Mar 31 46 Nik Kershaw Wouldn’t It Be Good 4:10 MCA 52371
Mar 31 55 John Lennon I’m Stepping Out 4:06 Polydor 821107
Mar 31 59 Spandau Ballet Communication 3:36 Chrysalis
Mar 31 87 Stephen Bishop Unfaithfully Yours (One Love) 3:27 Warner 29345

HOT 100 DEBUTS April 1984

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Apr 7 1 Deniece Williams Let’s Hear It For The Boy 4:20 Columbia 04417
Apr 7 3 Steve Perry Oh Sherrie 3:45 Columbia 38-04391
Apr 7 20 Slade Run Runaway 3:42 CBS Associated 4-04398
Apr 7 29 Style Council, The My Ever Changing Moods 4:02 Geffen 29359
Apr 7 47 Cameo She’s Strange 3:44 Atlanta Artists 818384
Apr 7 54 Temptations, The Sail Away 4:00 Gordy 1720
Apr 7 58 James Ingram There’s No Easy Way 3:49 Qwest 29318
Apr 7 58 Sergio Mendes Olympia 5:16 A&M
Apr 7 62 David Gilmour Blue Light 3:45 Columbia  04378
Apr 7 67 Frankie Goes To Hollywood Relax 3:02 Island 99805
Apr 7 82 Josie Cotton Jimmy Loves Maryann 3:29 Elektra
Apr 7 91 Modern English Hands Across The Sea 4:02 Sire
Apr 14 1 Cyndi Lauper Time After Time 3:52 Portrait 04432
Apr 14 4 Laura Branigan Self Control 4:08 Atlantic 89676
Apr 14 13 Van Halen I’ll Wait 4:10 Warner 29307
Apr 14 48 Yarbrough and Peoples Don’t Waste Your Time 3:59 Total Experience 2400
Apr 14 79 Sheena Easton Devil In A Fast Car 3:46 EMI America 8201
Apr 14 80 Dolly Parton Downtown 3:19 RCA 13756
Apr 14 84 Michael Gore Terms Of Endearment 3:25 Capitol 5334
Apr 21 1 Duran Duran The Reflex 4:25 Capitol 5345
Apr 21 6 Huey Lewis and the News The Heart Of Rock & Roll 3:58 Chrysalis 4-42782
Apr 21 15 Joe Jackson You Can’t Get What You Want (Till You Know What You Want) 3:42 A&M
Apr 21 16 Wang Chung Dance Hall Days 3:58 Geffen 7-29310
Apr 21 22 Van Stephenson Modern Day Delilah 3:56 MCA 52376
Apr 21 33 Howard Jones What Is Love? 3:40 Elektra
Apr 21 37 Icicle Works Whisper To A Scream (Birds Fly) 3:38 Arista 1-9155
Apr 21 67 Shakin’ Stevens Cry Just A Little Bit 3:08 Epic 04338
Apr 28 3 Pointer Sisters Jump (For My Love) 3:59 Planet 13780
Apr 28 30 Christine McVie Love Will Show Us How 3:48 Warner
Apr 28 45 Queen I Want To Break Free 4:21 Capitol 5350
Apr 28 48 Dan Fogelberg Believe In Me 3:31 Full Moon 04447
Apr 28 58 INXS The Original Sin 3:46 Atco
Apr 28 72 Dennis Edwards Featuring Siedah Garrett Don’t Look Any Further 4:00 Gordy 1715
Apr 28 79 Kenny Rogers Eyes That See In The Dark 3:42 RCA 13774
Apr 28 80 Poco Days Gone By 3:48 Atlantic 89674
Apr 28 87 Luther Vandross Superstar/Until You Come Back To Me (That’s What I’m Gonna Do) 4:22 Epic 04969

HOT 100 DEBUTS May 1984

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
May 5 4 Billy Idol Eyes Without A Face 4:08 Chrysalis 4-42786
May 5 6 Dan Hartman I Can Dream About You 3:51 MCA 52378 A
May 5 16 Chicago Stay The Night 3:48 Warner/Full Moon 29306
May 5 21 Eurythmics Who’s That Girl? 4:46 RCA 13800
May 5 35 Rockwell Obscene Phone Caller 3:24 Motown 1731
May 5 40 Styx Music Time 4:42 A&M 2625
May 5 56 LaToya Jackson Heart Don’t Lie 3:19 Private I 04439
May 5 62 Weird Al Yankovic King Of Suede 4:12 Rock ‘n’ Roll 04451
May 5 81 Frank Stallone Darlin’ 3:21 Polydor 821382
May 5 82 Re-Flex Hurt 3:40 Capitol 5348
May 12 7 Mike Reno & Ann Wilson Almost Paradise 3:46 Columbia 04418
May 12 10 Peabo Bryson If Ever You’re In My Arms Again 4:02 Elektra 69728
May 12 13 Culture Club It’s A Miracle 3:23 Virgin/Epic 34-04457
May 12 23 Jefferson Starship No Way Out 4:22 Grunt
May 12 59 Psychedelic Furs The Ghost In You 3:38 Columbia 04416
May 12 68 Duke Jupiter Little Lady 3:32 Morocco 1736
May 19 1 Tina Turner What’s Love Got To Do With It 3:49 Capitol 5354
May 19 8 ZZ Top Legs 3:33 Warner 29272
May 19 12 Cars, The Magic 3:57 Elektra 69724
May 19 26 Eddy Grant Romancing The Stone 3:30 Portrait 04433
May 19 34 Alan Parsons Project Prime Time 3:46 Arista 1-9208
May 19 45 Paul Young Love Of The Common People 3:35 Columbia 04453
May 19 72 Alabama When We Make Love 3:36 RCA 13763
May 19 74 Kim Carnes I Pretend 4:08 EMI America 8202
May 19 77 Dwight Twilley Little Bit Of Love 3:30 EMI America 82006
May 19 94 Hagar, Schon, Aaronson, Shrieve Whiter Shade Of Pale 4:21 Geffen 29280
May 19 95 Bananarama Robert DeNiro’s Waiting 3:27 London 820033
May 26 2 Bruce Springsteen Dancing In The Dark 3:59 Columbia 04463
May 26 6 Rod Stewart Infatuation 4:03 Warner Bros. 7-29256
May 26 7 Corey Hart Sunglasses At Night 3:54 EMI 8203
May 26 11 Thompson Twins Doctor! Doctor! 4:29 Arista 1-9209
May 26 26 Rick Springfield Don’t Walk Away 3:38 RCA 13813
May 26 29 Sergio Mendes Alibis 3:59 A&M 2639
May 26 38 Michael Jackson Farewell My Summer Love 3:41 Motown
May 26 48 Bon Jovi She Don’t Know Me 3:55 Mercury 818958
May 26 73 Bar-Kays Freakshow On The Dance Floor 4:40 Mercury 818631

HOT 100 DEBUTS June 1984

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Jun 2 1 Prince When Doves Cry 3:49 Warner 29286
Jun 2 9 Ollie & Jerry Breakin’.. There’s No Stoppin’ Us 3:40 Polydor 821 708-7
Jun 2 37 Robin Gibb Boys Do Fall In Love 3:50 Mirage 99743
Jun 2 38 Face To Face 10-9-8 3:45 Epic 04430
Jun 2 44 Juice Newton A Little Love 3:50  
Jun 2 56 Newcleus Jam On It 3:48  
Jun 2 58 Orion The Hunter So You Ran 3:47 Portrait
Jun 2 80 Fire Inc. Tonight Is What It Means To Be Young 5:16 MCA 52377
Jun 2 80 Timmy Thomas Gotta Give A Little Love (Ten Years After) 3:54 Gold Mountain 82004
Jun 2 86 Big Country Wonderland 3:56 Mercury 818834
Jun 9 5 Elton John Sad Songs (Say So Much) 4:08 Geffen 7-29292
Jun 9 33 Tony Carey The First Day Of Summer 3:28 MCA 52388
Jun 9 46 Teddy Pendergrass & Whitney Houston Hold Me 4:53 Asylum 7-69720
Jun 9 54 Jenny Burton & Patrick Jude Strangers In A Strange World 4:21 Atlantic 89660
Jun 9 61 Def Leppard Bringin’ On The Heartbreak 4:33 Mercury 818779
Jun 9 64 Human League, The The Lebanon 3:47 A&M/Virgin
Jun 16 1 Ray Parker Jr. Ghostbusters 4:00 Arista 1-9212
Jun 16 7 Sheila E. The Glamorous Life 3:41 Warner Bros. 7-29285
Jun 16 12 Ratt Round And Round 4:21 Atlantic 7-89693
Jun 16 22 Kenny Loggins I’m Free (Heaven Helps The Man) 3:46 Columbia
Jun 16 32 Go-Go’s Turn To You 3:48 I.R.S. 9928
Jun 16 50 Genesis Taking It All Too Hard 3:54 Atlantic 89656
Jun 16 63 Survivor The Moment Of Truth 3:45 Casablanca 880053
Jun 16 70 Tracey Ullman Break Away 2:34 MCA/Stiff 52385
Jun 16 71 Red Rider Young Thing, Wild Dreams (Rock Me) 3:32 Capitol 5335
Jun 16 75 Jocelyn Brown Somebody Else’s Guy 3:46 Vinyl Dreams 71
Jun 16 76 Christopher Cross A Chance For Heaven 3:41 Columbia 04492
Jun 16 90 Mötley Crüe Too Young To Fall In Love 3:37 Elektra
Jun 23 1 John Waite Missing You 3:58 EMI America 8212
Jun 23 3 Lionel Richie Stuck On You 3:10 Motown 1746
Jun 23 13 Van Halen Panama 3:31 Warner 29250
Jun 23 51 Yes It Can Happen 4:15 Atco 99745
Jun 23 81 Johnny Mathis Simple 3:30 Columbia
Jun 23 85 R.E.M. South Central Rain (I’m Sorry) 3:11 I.R.S. 9927
Jun 30 3 Jacksons & Mick Jagger State Of Shock 4:05 Epic 34-04503
Jun 30 7 Scandal Featuring Patty Smyth The Warrior 3:35 Columbia 38-04424
Jun 30 20 Glenn Frey Sexy Girl 3:30 MCA 52413
Jun 30 21 Steve Perry She’s Mine 3:56 Columbia 38-04496
Jun 30 44 Chris DeBurgh High On Emotion 4:03 A&M 2643
Jun 30 63 M+M (Martha & The Muffins) Black Stations/White Stations 3:50 RCA
Jun 30 74 Berlin Now It’s My Turn 3:40 Geffen 29283
Jun 30 78 Patrice Rushen Feels So Real (Won’t Let Go) 4:52 Elektra 69742
Jun 30 81 Weird Al Yankovic I Lost On Jeopardy 3:26 Rock ‘n’ Roll 04469
Jun 30 83 Pretenders, The Thin Line Between Love And Hate 3:33 Sire 7-29249
Jun 30 89 Talk Talk Such A Shame 4:30 EMI America 8215

HOT 100 DEBUTS July 1984

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Jul 7 15 Billy Squier Rock Me Tonite 4:07 Capitol 5370
Jul 7 19 Julio Iglesias & Diana Ross All Of You 3:57 Columbia 04507
Jul 7 27 Billy Joel Leave A Tender Moment Alone 3:49 Columbia 38-04514
Jul 7 37 Slade My Oh My 4:12 CBS Associated
Jul 7 51 Quiet Riot Mama Weer All Crazee Now 3:38 Pasha 04505
Jul 7 64 Scorpions Still Loving You 4:49 Mercury 880082
Jul 7 77 Carol Lynn Townes 99 1/2 4:00 Polydor 881008
Jul 7 79 Cherrelle I Didn’t Mean To Turn You On 3:58 Tabu 04406
Jul 7 90 Randy Bell Don’t Do Me 3:49 Epic 04497
Jul 14 12 Peter Wolf Lights Out 3:46 EMI 8208
Jul 14 14 Night Ranger When You Close Your Eyes 4:08 Camel/MCA 52420
Jul 14 36 Rick James 17 4:03 Gordy 1730
Jul 14 38 Sammy Hagar Two Sides Of Love 3:43 Geffen 7-29446
Jul 14 57 Joe Jackson & Elaine Caswell Happy Ending 3:39 A&M
Jul 14 76 Style Council, The You’re The Best Thing 4:18 Geffen 29248
Jul 21 3 Cyndi Lauper She Bop 3:43 Portrait 37-04516
Jul 21 6 Huey Lewis & The News If This Is It 3:46 Chrysalis 4-42803
Jul 21 9 Bananarama Cruel Summer 3:35 London 810127
Jul 21 15 Jermaine Jackson Dynamite 3:58 Arista 1-9190
Jul 21 29 Eurythmics Right By Your Side 3:50 RCA 13695
Jul 21 77 INXS I Send A Message 3:25 Atco
Jul 21 81 Giorgio Moroder Featuring Paul Engeman Reach Out 3:43 Columbia
Jul 28 21 Twisted Sister We’re Not Gonna Take It 3:38 Atlantic 7-89641
Jul 28 23 Lindsey Buckingham Go Insane 3:05 Elektra 69714
Jul 28 34 Spandau Ballet Only When You Leave 4:48 Chrysalis 4-42792
Jul 28 56 Elvis Costello & The Attractions The Only Flame In Town 3:35 Columbia
Jul 28 66 Coyote Sisters, The Straight From The Heart (Into Your Life) 3:45 Morocco 1742
Jul 28 72 Queen It’s A Hard Life 4:07 Capitol 5372
Jul 28 78 Irene Cara You Were Made For Me 4:13 Geffen 29257
Jul 28 88 Karen Kamon Loverboy 3:31 Columbia 04474

HOT 100 DEBUTS August 1984

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Aug 4 1 Prince & The Revolution Let’s Go Crazy 3:46 Warner 29216
Aug 4 3 Cars, The Drive 3:55 Elektra 69706
Aug 4 3 Chicago Hard Habit To Break 4:43 Warner/Full Moon 29214
Aug 4 9 Pointer Sisters I’m So Excited ’84 3:53 Planet 13857
Aug 4 20 Laura Branigan The Lucky One 4:10 Atlantic 89636
Aug 4 45 Van Stephenson What The Big Girls Do 3:40 MCA 52437
Aug 4 68 Bus Boys, The Cleanin’ Up The Town 2:58 Arista 9229
Aug 4 84 Ronnie Milsap She Loves My Car 3:50 RCA
Aug 4 86 Grandmaster Melle Mel & the Furious Five Beatstreet 4:10 Atlantic 89659
Aug 11 1 Billy Ocean Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run) 3:39 Jive 9199
Aug 11 7 Bruce Springsteen Cover Me 3:26 Columbia 38-04561
Aug 11 21 Donna Summer There Goes My Baby 4:05 Geffen 7-29291
Aug 11 39 Naked Eyes (What) In The Name Of Love 3:50 EMI 8219
Aug 11 56 Flock Of Seagulls, A The More You Live, The More You Love 3:58 Jive 9220
Aug 11 61 Stephen Stills Stranger 2:54 Atlantic 7-89633
Aug 11 64 S.O.S. Band, The Just The Way You Like It 4:39 Tabu 4-04523
Aug 11 66 Juice Newton Can’t Wait All Night 3:58  
Aug 11 76 Bonnie Tyler Here She Comes 3:21 Columbia 38-04548
Aug 11 81 Deniece Williams Next Love 3:46 Columbia 04537
Aug 18 1 Stevie Wonder I Just Called To Say I Love You 4:23 Motown 1745
Aug 18 7 John Cafferty and the Beaver Brown Band On The Dark Side 2:41 Scotti Brothers 4-04594
Aug 18 15 Fixx, The Are We Ourselves? 2:27 MCA 52444
Aug 18 17 Jacksons Torture 4:30 Epic 34-04575
Aug 18 20 Rick Springfield Bop ‘Til You Drop 3:58 RCA 13861
Aug 18 40 Joyce Kennedy & Jeffrey Osborne The Last Time I Made Love 3:04 A&M 2656
Aug 18 62 Neil Diamond Turn Around 3:43 Columbia 38-04541
Aug 18 64 Billy Satellite Satisfy Me 3:25 Capitol
Aug 18 85 Jeff Lynne Video 3:24 Virgin/Epic 34-04570
Aug 18 88 Dragon Rain 3:33 Polydor 817292
Aug 25 4 Madonna Lucky Star 3:44 Sire 7-29177
Aug 25 7 Sheena Easton Strut 3:59 EMI 8227
Aug 25 10 Rod Stewart Some Guys Have All The Luck 4:17 Warner Bros. 7-29215
Aug 25 29 Billy Idol Flesh For Fantasy 3:47 Chrysalis 4-42809
Aug 25 44 Thompson Twins You Take Me Up 4:01 Arista 1-9244
Aug 25 86 Rubber Rodeo Anywhere With You 3:55 Mercury 880175

HOT 100 DEBUTS September 1984

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Sep 1 19 Diana Ross Swept Away 4:04 RCA 13864
Sep 1 35 Romeo Void A Girl In Trouble (Is A Temporary Thing) 3:48 Columbia 38-04534
Sep 1 37 Barry Gibb Shine Shine 4:42 MCA 52443
Sep 1 50 Everly Brothers, The On The Wings Of A Nightingale 2:34 Mercury 880213-7
Sep 1 58 Ralph MacDonald & Bill Withers In The Name Of Love 3:25 Polydor 881221-7
Sep 8 1 Wham! Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go 3:51 Columbia 04552
Sep 8 3 Chaka Khan I Feel For You 4:03 Warner 29195
Sep 8 10 Dennis DeYoung Desert Moon 4:48 A&M 2666
Sep 8 16 Elton John Who Wears These Shoes? 3:38 Geffen 7-29189
Sep 8 40 Steve Perry Strung Out 3:51 Columbia 38-04598
Sep 8 48 Maria Vidal Body Rock 3:37 EMI America 8233
Sep 8 57 Honeymoon Suite New Girl Now 3:30 Warner Bros. 7-29208
Sep 8 66 Jefferson Starship Layin’ It On The Line 4:07 Grunt 13872
Sep 8 75 Vanity Pretty Mess 3:44 Motown 1752
Sep 15 5 Tina Turner Better Be Good To Me 3:43 Capitol 5387
Sep 15 8 David Bowie Blue Jean 3:10 EMI America 8231
Sep 15 13 Survivor I Can’t Hold Back 3:58 Scotti Bros. 4-04603
Sep 15 15 Kenny Rogers, Kim Carnes & James Ingram What About Me? 4:20 RCA 13899
Sep 15 36 Sam Harris Sugar Don’t Bite 3:49 Motown 1743
Sep 15 71 Krokus Midnite Maniac 3:59 Arista 9248
Sep 15 83 Mtume You, Me And He 3:58 Epic 34-04504
Sep 15 90 Herb Alpert Tijuana Brass Bullish 3:58 A&M 2655
Sep 22 4 New Edition Cool It Now 4:06 MCA 52455
Sep 22 50 Barbra Streisand Left In The Dark 6:12 Columbia 38-04605
Sep 22 52 Matthew Wilder Bouncin’ Off The Walls 3:30 Private I 4-04617
Sep 22 84 Go-Go’s Yes Or No 3:30 I.R.S. 9933
Sep 22 86 Wang Chung Don’t Be My Enemy 3:38 Geffen 7-29193
Sep 29 1 Daryl Hall & John Oates Out Of Touch 3:55 RCA Victor 13916
Sep 29 17 Corey Hart It Ain’t Enough 3:28 EMI 8236
Sep 29 25 .38 Special Teacher, Teacher 3:19 Capitol 5405
Sep 29 26 Sammy Hagar I Can’t Drive 55 4:12 Geffen 7-29173
Sep 29 33 Tommy Shaw Girls With Guns 3:11 A&M 2676
Sep 29 54 Glenn Frey The Allnighter 4:22 MCA 52461
Sep 29 69 Freddie Mercury Love Kills 4:29 Columbia 38-04606
Sep 29 82 Peabo Bryson Slow Dancin’ 3:55 Elektra 69699
Sep 29 83 Rickie Lee Jones The Real End 4:19 Warner Bros. 7-29191
Sep 29 85 Evelyn Thomas High Energy 3:48 TSR 106

HOT 100 DEBUTS October 1984

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Oct 6 2 Prince & The Revolution Purple Rain 4:02 Warner Bros. 7-29174
Oct 6 5 Cyndi Lauper All Through The Night 4:29 Portrait 37-04639
Oct 6 8 Lionel Richie Penny Lover 3:46 Motown 1762
Oct 6 17 Culture Club The War Song 3:57 Virgin/Epic 34-04638
Oct 6 24 Rebbie Jackson Centipede 4:23 Columbia 04547
Oct 6 25 Dan Hartman We Are The Young 3:52 MCA 52471
Oct 6 57 Steve Miller Band Shangri-La 3:59 Capitol 5407
Oct 6 67 Stephen Stills Featuring Michael Finnegan Can’t Let Go 4:06 Atlantic 7-89611
Oct 6 68 Janey Street Say Hello To Ronnie 4:38 Arista 1-9265
Oct 6 87 Ratt Wanted Man 3:38 Atlantic 7-89618
Oct 13 3 Honeydrippers, The Sea Of Love 3:02 Es Paranza 7-99701
Oct 13 6 Paul McCartney No More Lonely Nights 4:38 Columbia 38-04581
Oct 13 36 Peter Wolf I Need You Tonight 3:37 EMI 8241
Oct 13 44 Jeffrey Osborne Don’t Stop 4:08 A&M 2687
Oct 13 48 Roger Hodgson Had A Dream (Sleeping With The Enemy) 4:24 A&M 2678
Oct 13 49 KISS Heaven’s On Fire 3:18 Mercury 880205
Oct 13 64 Band Of Gold Medley: Love Songs Are Back Again 5:33 RCA 13866
Oct 13 65 Stephanie Mills The Medicine Song 4:00 Casablanca 880180-7
Oct 13 69 Al Jarreau After All 3:59 Warner Bros. 7-29262
Oct 20 2 Jack Wagner All I Need 3:29 Qwest 7-29238
Oct 20 9 Julian Lennon Valotte 4:15 Atlantic 7-89609
Oct 20 18 Huey Lewis & The News Walking On A Thin Line 3:58 Chrysalis 4-42825
Oct 20 37 John Waite Tears 3:16 EMI America 8238
Oct 20 41 Scandal Featuring Patty Smyth Hands Tied 4:07 Columbia 38-04650
Oct 20 43 Frankie Goes To Hollywood Two Tribes 3:20 ZTT/Island 7-99695
Oct 20 68 Twisted Sister I Wanna Rock 3:06 Atlantic 7-89617
Oct 20 69 Joe Cocker Edge Of A Dream 3:51 Capitol 5412
Oct 20 81 Molly Hatchet Satisfied Man 3:30 Epic 34-04648
Oct 20 85 Apollonia 6 Sex Shooter 3:00 Warner 29182
Oct 27 5 Pat Benatar We Belong 3:40 Chrysalis 42826
Oct 27 13 Jermaine Jackson Do What You Do 4:18 Arista As1-9279
Oct 27 20 Time, The Jungle Love 3:27 Warner Bros. 7-29181
Oct 27 20 Cars, The Hello Again 3:45 Elektra 69681
Oct 27 29 REO Speedwagon I Do’Wanna Know 4:10 Epic 34-04659
Oct 27 30 Toto Stranger In Town 3:54 Columbia 38-04672
Oct 27 33 U2 Pride (In The Name Of Love) 3:45 Island 7-99704
Oct 27 34 Sheila E. The Belle Of St. Mark 3:38 Warner Bros. 7-29180
Oct 27 47 Jacksons Body 4:13 Epic 34-04673
Oct 27 56 Van Halen Hot For Teacher 3:58 Warner 29199
Oct 27 75 Billy Squier All Night Long 3:39 Capitol 5422

HOT 100 DEBUTS November 1984

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Nov 3 6 Bryan Adams Run To You 3:59 A&M 2686
Nov 3 2 Duran Duran Wild Boys 4:14 Capitol 5417
Nov 3 50 Billy Idol Catch My Fall 3:43 Chrysalis 4-42840
Nov 3 55 Laura Branigan Ti Amo 4:18 Atlantic 89608
Nov 3 63 J. Geils Band Concealed Weapons 3:30 EMI America 8242
Nov 10 5 Don Henley The Boys Of Summer 4:47 Geffen 7-29141
Nov 10 9 Bruce Springsteen Born In The U.S.A. 4:39 Columbia 38-04680
Nov 10 12 Ashford & Simpson Solid 3:46 Capitol 5397
Nov 10 15 Giuffria Call To The Heart 3:59 MCA 52497
Nov 10 17 Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band Understanding 3:42 Capitol 5413
Nov 10 65 Eurogliders Heaven (Must Be There) 3:43 Columbia 38-64626
Nov 10 69 Thompson Twins The Gap 4:03 Arista 1-9290
Nov 10 70 Bananarama The Wild Life 3:17 London 882019
Nov 10 75 Donna Summer Supernatural Love 3:38 Geffen 7-29142
Nov 10 85 John Denver & Sylvie Vartan Love Again 2:52 RCA 13931
Nov 17 3 Chicago You’re The Inspiration 3:49 Warner/Full Moon 29126
Nov 17 14 Ray Parker Jr. Jamie 4:13 Arista 1-9293
Nov 17 27 Rick Springfield Bruce 3:33 Mercury 880405-7
Nov 17 27 General Public Tenderness 3:34 I.R.S. 9934
Nov 17 31 John Cafferty and the Beaver Brown Band Tender Years 3:33 Scotti Brothers 4-04682
Nov 17 1 Madonna Like A Virgin 3:35 Sire 29210
Nov 17 59 Rick Springfield & Randy Crawford Taxi Dancing 3:30 RCA 13861
Nov 17 69 Fixx, The Sunshine In The Shade 2:26 MCA 52498
Nov 17 73 Shalamar Amnesia 4:20 Solar 7-69682
Nov 24 2 Philip Bailey & Phil Collins Easy Lover 4:47 Columbia 04679
Nov 24 6 Pointer Sisters Neutron Dance 3:53 Planet JK-13951
Nov 24 10 Kool & The Gang Misled 4:06 De-Lite 880431
Nov 24 18 Steve Perry Foolish Heart 3:37 Columbia 38-04693
Nov 24 66 Alphaville Big In Japan 3:52 Atlantic 89665
Nov 24 81 Eurythmics Sexcrime (Nineteen Eighty-Four) 3:56 RCA 13956
Nov 24 86 Melissa Manchester Thief Of Hearts 3:39 Casablanca 880308-7

HOT 100 DEBUTS December 1984

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Dec 1 2 Billy Ocean Loverboy 4:12 Jive 1-9284
Dec 1 10 Diana Ross Missing You 4:02 RCA 13966
Dec 1 17 Stevie Wonder Love Light In Flight 4:36 Tamla 1769
Dec 1 18 Midnight Star Operator 4:04 Solar 7-69684
Dec 1 38 Elton John In Neon 4:16 Geffen 7-29111
Dec 1 53 David Bowie Tonight 3:42 EMI America 8246
Dec 1 84 Dazz Band Let It All Blow 3:55 Motown 1760
Dec 8 1 Foreigner I Want To Know What Love Is 4:58 Atlantic 7-89596
Dec 8 2 Glenn Frey The Heat Is On 3:45 MCA 52512
Dec 8 39 John Hunter Tragedy 3:48 Private I 4-04643
Dec 8 71 Billy Squier Eye On You 4:02 Capitol 5416
Dec 8 78 Billy Satellite I Wanna Go Back 3:52 Capitol 5409
Dec 8 83 Dennis DeYoung Don’t Wait For Heroes 4:46 A&M 2692
Dec 15 4 Teena Marie Lovergirl 4:19 Epic 34-04619
Dec 15 5 Daryl Hall & John Oates Method Of Modern Love 3:58 RCA 13970
Dec 15 8 Prince & The Revolution I Would Die 4 U 2:57 Warner Bros. 7-29121
Dec 15 23 John Parr Naughty Naughty 3:36 Atlantic 7-89612
Dec 15 33 Culture Club Mistake No. 3 4:35 Virgin/Epic 34-04727
Dec 15 48 Temptations, The Treat Her Like A Lady 3:59 Gordy 1765
Dec 15 48 George Benson 20/20 4:05 Warner Bros. 29120
Dec 15 51 Barbra Streisand with Kim Carnes Make No Mistake, He’s Mine 4:12 Columbia 38-04695
Dec 15 60 Tommy Shaw Lonely School 4:05 A&M 2696
Dec 15 72 Rod Stewart All Right Now 3:55 Warner Bros. 7-29122
Dec 15 75 Rick Dees Eat My Shorts 3:37 Atlantic 7-89601
Dec 22 1 Wham! Featuring George Michael Careless Whisper 5:00 Columbia 04691
Dec 22 9 Sheena Easton Sugar Walls 3:59 EMI 8253
Dec 22 10 John Fogerty The Old Man Down The Road 3:32 Warner 29100
Dec 22 12 New Edition Mr. Telephone Man 3:58 MCA 52484
Dec 22 27 Cyndi Lauper Money Changes Everything 3:59 Portrait 37-04737
Dec 22 29 Autograph Turn Up The Radio 4:28 RCA 13953
Dec 22 41 Kinks, The Do It Again 3:58 Arista 9309
Dec 22 48 Bronski Beat Smalltown Boy 3:59 MCA 52494
Dec 22 85 Lorenzo Lamas Fools Like Me 2:57 Scotti Brothers 04686
Dec 22 13 Band Aid Do They Know It’s Christmas 3:50 Columbia 38-04749
Dec 22 81 Kenny Rogers & Dolly Parton The Greatest Gift Of All 3:42 RCA 13945