Smash Hits

Issue: 21 July - 03 August 1983, Tracie cover [1]

Features: Tracie, Shakin' Stevens, The Bloomsbury Set, The Cure, The Lotus Eaters, Gimmicks

Start: Japan, Tears For Fears

Bitz: Mick Karn,

Lyrics: It's a mistake, Every Day I Write the Book, The Walk, Everything Counts, Wrapped Around Your Finger, The First Picture of You

Singles: Everything Counts, Wrapped Around Your Finger, Love To Stay.

Albums: You and Me Both, Chimera, Secret messages,

Live: Selhurst Park: Peter Gabriel/Thompson Twins/The Undertones, Nick Heyward

Dates: Peter Gabriel

Centrespread: Depeche Mode

Back cover: Eurythmics

Ads: No Parlez, Superman III (film), Club Tropicana, For You

Smash Hits, July 21, 1983 - p.01 Tracie

Top of the Pops

presented by J Savile & Pat Sharp

  1. Jimmy The Hoover – “Tantalise (Wo Wo Ee Yeh Yeh)” (18)
  2. Eurythmics – “Who’s That Girl?” (4) (video)
  3. Shakin’ Stevens – “It’s Late” (23) 
  4. Roman Holliday – “Don’t Try To Stop It” (20)
  5. The Police – “Wrapped Around Your Finger” (14) 
  6. Freeez – “IOU” (2)
  7. Gary Byrd & The GB Experience – “The Crown” (21) (Zoo) 
  8. The Cure – “The Walk” (12)


  9. Paul Young – “Wherever I Lay My Hat (That’s My Home)” (1) 
  10. Clubhouse – “Do It Again/Billie Jean” (29) (audience dancing/credits)

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