solid gold 1983 episode guide






08 01 1983
America ("Right Before Your Eyes"), Mac Davis ("Lying Here Lying"), Missing Persons ("Destination Unknown"), Rocky Burnette("Heartstopper"),
Jeffrey Osborne("On the Wings Of Love"), Neil Diamond & Toni Basil("Mickey").
15 01 1983
Skyy ("Movin' Violation"), Air Supply ("Now and Forever"), John Cougar Mellencamp ("Hand to Hold On To"), ABC, The Bellamy Brothers, The Lee Ritenour Band,Vanity 6.
22 01 1983
Adam Ant ("Goody Two Shoes"), Phil Collins ("You Can't Hurry Love"), Barry Manilow ("Memory"), Men At Work ("Down Under"), Prince ("1999"),
Juice Newton, Poco, Rex Smith ("Shadows of the Night").
29 01 1983
Ronnie Milsap ("Any Day Now"), Eddie Money ("Take a Little Bit"), Steel Breeze ("Dreamin' Is Easy"), Rosanne Cash, Saga, Frank Stallone, The Temptations.
05 02 1983
The Bus Boys ("The Boys Are Back In Town"), Crystal Gayle ("Till I Gain Control Again"), The Go-Go's ("Vacation"), Michael McDonald ("I Gotta Try"),
Sheena Easton, Tom Jones, Rough Trade.
12 02 1983
Kim Carnes ("Bette Davis Eyes"), the Charlie Daniels Band ("The Devil Went Down to Georgia"), Manhattan Transfer ("Boy from New York City"),
Stephanie Mills ("I Never Knew Love like This Before"), Anne Murray ("Could I Have This Dance?"), Leo Sayer ("You Make Me Feel Like Dancing"), Rick Springfield ("Jessie's Girl").
15 02 1983
Laura Branigan (Gloria), Air Supply(Even the Night Are Better), Hall & Oates (You Make my Dreams), Sheena Easton(You Could Have Been with Me), Men at Work (Who Can it be Now),
Go-Go's (We got the Beat), The Motels (Only the Lonely), Quarterflash (Harden My Heart), Lionel Richie (Truly), Juice Newton (Love's been a Little Bit Hard on Me),
Melissa Manchester( You Should Hear How She Talks About You), Joe Cocker & Jennifer Warnes (Up Where we Belong), John Cougar (Hurts So Good/ Jack & Diane),
Olivia Newton John("Make a Move on Me"), Rick Springfield("Don't Talk to Strangers"), Michael McDonald("I keep Forgetin"), Survivor("Eye of the Tiger").
19 02 1983
Toni Basil(Shopping from A to Z), Eddie Rabbitt & Crystal Gayle (You & I),  Devo (That's Good), Linda Ronstadt(I Knew You When), Rachel Sweet (Voodoo),
Charley McClain (With You), Ray Parker Jr (Bad Boy).
26 02 1983
Jefferson Starship ("Winds of Change"), Barry Manilow ("Some Kind of Friend"), Tanya Tucker("Feel Right"), Melissa Manchester ("Nice Girls"),
Lionel Richie, Larry Gatlin & the Gatlin Brothers, Night Ranger.
05 03 1983
The Weather Girls ("It's Raining Men"), Patti Austin & James Ingram ("Baby Come To Me"), Paul Davis ("Cool Night"), Missing Persons ("Windows"),
Helen Reddy ("Don't Tell Me Tonight"), Juice Newton, Golden Earring "Radar Love", Duran Duran("Hungry Like the Wolf" video).
12 03 1983
Peter Allen ("Just Another Make-Out Song"), Joe Cocker ("Seven Days"), Men at Work ("Be Good Johnny"), Oxo ("Whirly Girl"), Kelly Groucutt, Ricky Skaggs,
Michael Jackson ("Billie Jean"video).
19 03 1983
ABC ("Poison Arrow"), Patti Austin & James Ingram ("How Do You Keep the Music Playing?"), Debarge ("I Like It"), Sheena Easton ("You Do It"),
Culture Club("Do You Really Want to Hurt Me"), The Flirts("JukeBox Don't put another dime"), John Schneider, Bobby Vinton.
26 03 1983
 Laura Branigan ("Solitaire"), The Dazz Band ("On the One for Fun"), Dexys Midnight Runners ("Come On Eileen"), Robert John ("Bread And Butter"), Roberta Flack,
Johnny Lee, Randy Newman ("I Love L.A."), Laura Branigan & Rex Smith("Separate Ways").
02 04 1983
Marty Balin ("What Love Is"), The English Beat ("I Confess"), Thelma Houston ("Working Girl"), Kenny Rogers and Sheena Easton ("We've Got Tonight"),
B.J. Thomas("Whatever Happened to Old Fashioned Love"), The Spinners("City full of Memories").
09 04 1983
Bryan Adams ("Straight from the Heart"), Janie Fricke ("You Don't Know Love"), The Greg Kihn Band ("Jeopardy"), O'Bryan ("I'm Freaky"), K.C. & Terri DeSario,
Phil Collins, Michael Jackson ("Beat It"video).
30 04 1983
Irene Cara("Flashdance"), Eddie Rabbit, Melissa Manchester("Nice Girls"), Stephen Bishop("It Might be You"), Adam Ant, Styx("Mr. Roboto"video).
07 05 1983
Dottie West ("It's High Time"), Eddie Rabbitt ("I Love a Rainy Night"), Alabama ("Mountain Music"), Crystal Gayle ("Half the Way"), Tammy Wynette ("Stand by Your Man"),
Michael Martin Murphey ("Wildfire"), Jerry Reed, Roger Miller,The Bellamy Brothers.
14 05 1983
Julio Iglesias ("Amore"), The Greg Kihn Band ("Jeopardy"), Barry Manilow ("Some Kind Of Friend"), Men At Work ("Overkill"), Ronnie Milsap ("Stranger In My House"),
Prince ("Little Red Corvette"), and the Thompson Twins ("Lies").
21 05 1983
KC ("Get Down Tonight" 1975), Sheena Easton ("For Your Eyes Only" 1981), Johnny Mathis ("Chances Are" 1957 hit), Jefferson Starship, Rick Nelson,
Marie Osmond, Tom Jones("Delilah"), Daryl Hall & John Oates, Air Supply.
28 05 1983
Champaign ("Try Again"), Engelbert Humperdinck ("Til You And Your Lover Are Lovers Again"), Patrick Simmons ("So Wrong"), Sparks & Jane Wiedlin ("Cool Places"),
Kim Carnes, Culture Club("Time"), Dexys Midnight Runners("Come on Eileen"), Louise Mandrell.
04 06 1983
Dolly Parton("Potential New Boyfriend"), Rick Springfield("Affair of the Heart" video), Laura Branigan("Solitaire"), Joe Cocker, Irene Cara("Flashdance"),
Naked Eyes ("Always Something there to Remind me"), Berlin.
11 06 1983
Carl Wilson ("What You Do to Me"), Paul Anka ("Hold Me 'til the Morning Comes"), Men at Work ("Overkill"), Prince ("Little Red Corvette"),
The Hollies ("Stop in the Name of Love"), Dolly Parton ("Potential New Boyfriend").
18 06 1983
Michael Sembello ("Maniac"), Sergio Mendes ("Never Gonna Let You Go"), Dolly Parton ("Potential New Boyfriend"), Alabama ("The Closer You Get"),
Patrick Simmons ("Don't Make Me Do It"), The Whispers, Bow Wow Wow, Rex  Smithsings ("Solitare").
25 06 1983
June Pointer ("Ready for Some Action"), Dexys Midnight Runners ("The Celtic Soul Brothers"), Jose Feliciano ("Lonely Teardrops"), Bryan Adams ("Straight from the Heart"),
Crystal Gayle, Kool & the Gang, Night Ranger.
02 07 1983
Men at Work ("It's a Mistake"), Walter Egan ("Full Moon Fire"), James Ingram & Patti Austin ("How Do You Keep The Music Playing"),
Waylon Jennings & Jerry Reed ("Hold On, I'm Comin'"), Culture Club, Gladys Knight and the Pips, the Captain & Tenille.
09 07 1983
Janie Fricke ("He's A Heartache"), A Flock of Seagulls ("Wishing (If I Had A Photograph Of You)"), America ("The Border"), George Benson ("Inside Love"),
Culture Club ("Time"), T.G. Sheppard ("Without You"), The Thompson Twins.
15 07 1983
Bee Gees ("Stayin' Alive"), Captain & Tennille ("Love Will Keep Us Together"), Natalie Cole ("This Will Be"), Gladys Knight & the Pips ("Midnight Train to Georgia"),
Barry Manilow ("I Write the Songs"), Three Dog Night ("Joy to the World"), America, Debby Boone, Gloria Gaynor, Andy Gibb, The Hollies,
Player("Baby Come Back"), B.J. Thomas("Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head").
16 07 1983
Bee Gees ("The Woman in You"), DeBarge ("All This Love"), Eddie Rabbitt ("You Can't Run From Love"), Deniece Williams ("Do What You Feel"),
The Greg Kihn Band ("I Fall To Pieces").
23 07 1983
Champaign ("Try Again"), Natalie Cole ("Too Much Mister"), Dave Edmunds ("Slipping Away"), Lee Greenwood ("I.O.U."), Ronnie Laws ("In the Groove"),
X ("Breathless"), Barry Manilow.
30 07 1983
Martin Briley ("The Salt In My Tears"), The Little River Band ("We Two"), Chuck Mangione ("Journey to a Rainbow"), Sergio Mendes ("Never Gonna Let You Go"),
Bryan Adams, Lindsey Buckingham, Gus Hardin, Chevy Chase.
27 08 1983
Johnny Lee, Ronnie Milsap, Dottie West, Sylvia, John Schneider, Charlie Rich, Lacy J Dalton, Jerry Reed, Charlie Daniels Band, Conway Twitty.
03 09 1983
Englebert Humperdinck, Stephen Bishop, Lou Rawls, Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons, Golden Earing, Chuck Berry, Del Shannon, Thelma Houston.
10 09 1983
Rick Nelson("Do You Know What I Mean"), Laura Branigan("How am I Supposed to Live without you"), Rick James, The Motels, Quarterflash, Michael Sembello, Taco.
17 09 1983
The Commodores ("Only You"), The Tubes ("The Monkey Time"), Frank Stallone ("Far from Over"), Men at Work ("It's a Mistake"),
Bonnie Tyler ("Total Eclipse of the Heart"), Alabama ("Lady Down on Love"), Mitch Ryder("Devil with a Blue Dress On").
24 09 1983
Andy Gibb ("I Just Want to Be Your Everything"), Kim Carnes ("Invisible Hands"), Little River Band, Heart, Waylon Jennings, Jeffery Osborne ("Don't You Get So Mad"), 
Shandi ("He's a Dream").
01 10 1983
Tom Wopat ("Sha-Marie"), Madness ("It Must Be Love"), Juice Newton ("Dirty Looks"), Sparks ("I Wish I Looked a Little Better"), George Benson,
Huey Lewis & the News, Ronnie Milsap, Marie Osmond.
08 10 1983
Sheena Easton ("Telefone"), A Flock of Seagulls ("(It's Not Me) Talking"), The Gap Band ("Party Train"), Mickey Gilley & Charly McClain ("Paradise Tonight"),
Pablo Cruise, Eric Burdon & the Animals, Jerry Mathers (of Leave It to Beaver).
15 10 1983
Bryan Adams ("This Time"); Berlin ("Masquarade"), the Mary Jane Girls("Boys"), John Schneider, France Joli ("Girl of The '80's"), Gordon Lightfoot ("Salute"),
Cliff Richard ("Baby You're Dynamite"), Bonnie Tyler ("Total Eclipse of the Heart").
22 10 1983
Air Supply ("Making Love Out of Nothing At All"), Elvis Costello ("Every Day I Write the Book"), Irene Cara ("My Baby"), Stevie Woods ("Ain't That Peculiar"),
Quiet Riot("Cum on Feel the Noise"), Lionel Richie ("All Night Long"video).
29 10 1983
Peter Allen ("Once Before I Go"), Philip Bailey ("I Know"), Tommy Faragher ("Look Out For Number One"), Men at Work ("Dr. Heckyll & Mr. Jive"),
Eddie Rabbitt, Mental as Anything, Ted Lange ("of The Love Boa"t), David Bowie ("Modern Love"video).
05 11 1983
Toni Basil ("Mickey"), Sheena Easton ("Morning Train (9 to 5)"), The Go-Go's ("We Got the Beat"), John Cougar Mellencamp ("Hurts So Good"),
Prince ("Little Red Corvette"), Rick Springfield ("Jessie's Girl"), Juice Newton, Joe Cocker, Jennifer Warnes.
12 11 1983
Miquel Brown ("So Many Men So Little Time"), Mick Fleetwood's Zoo ("I Want You Back"), The Motels ("Suddenly Last Summer"), Crystal Gayle, Peabo Bryson,
Marilyn McCoo( "Heart Stop Beating in Time"), Billy Joel ("Uptown Girl").
19 11 1983
Kool & the Gang ("Celebration"), Olivia Newton-John ("Physical"), Kim Carnes ("Bette Davis Eyes"), Eddie Rabbitt ("I Love a Rainy Night"),
Lionel Richie ("Truly"), Survivor ("Eye of the Tiger"), Michael McDonald.
26 11 1983
Pia Zadora, Rick James, Waylon Jennings, Michael Sembello, Heart,  Sheena Easton, Olivia Newton John's ("Twist of Fate"video).
03 12 1983
Irene Cara ("Why Me?"), Bonnie Tyler ("Take Me Back"), Huey Lewis & the News ("Heart and Soul"), Lee Greenwood, Jennifer Holliday ("I Am Love"),
Paul McCartney and Michael Jackson's ("Say Say Say."video).
10 12 1983
Louise Mandrell ("Runaway Heart"), Melissa Manchester, Michael Stanley Band ("My Town"), James Ingram ("Party Animal"), Taco ("Cheek to Cheek"),
Eddie Money ("The Big Crash"), Pat Benatar's ("Love is a Battlefield"video).
15 12 1983
America, Andréa Crouch, John Davidson, Roberta Flack, Crystal Gayle, Barry Manilow, The Oak Ridge Boys, Marie Osmond, Peter, Paul & Mary,
Jerry Reed, John Schneider, Sister Sledge, Donna Summer, The Chipmunks.
17 12 1983
Toni Basil (Over My Head), Culture Club (Church of the Poisoned Mind), Jo Boxers (Just Got Lucky), Melba Moore (Keepin My Lover Satisfied), Spandau Ballet (Gold),
Earl Thomas Conley, Bette Midler, John Cougar Mellencamp ("Crumblin Down"video).