Top Music

On Jan. 5, 1983, Variety listed the five best-selling singles and five best-selling albums in the United States as:

Singles
1. Mickey, Toni Basil (Radialchoice/Virgin)
2. Down Under, Men At Work (Columbia)
3. Maneater, Hall & Oates (RCA)
4. Baby Come to Me, Patty Austin (QWest)
5. Truly, Lionel Richie (Motown)
Albums
1. Business as Usual, Men at Work (Columbia)
2. Get Nervous, Pat Benatar (Chrysalis)
3. Built For Speed, Stray Cats (EMI America)
4. Lionel Richie, Lionel Richie (Motown)
5. H20, Hall & Oates (RCA)