The Top 100 Pop Singles of 1989 - * Song went #1

 

*1... LOOK AWAY, Chicago (Reprise) (#1, Dec 1988)
*2... MY PREROGATIVE, Bobby Brown (MCA) (#1, Jan)
*3... EVERY ROSE HAS ITS THORN, Poison (Enigma) (#1, Dec 1988)
*4... STRAIGHT UP, Paula Abdul (Virgin) (#1, Feb)
*5... MISS YOU MUCH, Janet Jackson (A&M) (#1, Oct)
*6... COLD HEARTED, Paula Abdul (Virgin) (#1, Sept)
*7... WIND BENEATH MY WINGS, Bette Midler (Atlantic) (#1, June)
8... GIRL YOU KNOW IT'S TRUE, Milli Vanilli (Arista) (#2, April)
*9... BABY, I LOVE YOUR WAY/FREEBIRD MEDLEY (Free Baby), Will To Power (Epic) (#1, Dec 1988)
10.. GIVING YOU THE BEST THAT I GOT, Anita Baker (Elektra) (#3, Dec 1988)
*11.. RIGHT HERE WAITING, Richard Marx (EMI) (#1, Aug)
12.. WAITING FOR A STAR TO FALL, Boy Meets Girl (RCA) (#5, Dec 1988)
*13.. LOST IN YOUR EYES, Debbie Gibson (Atlantic) (#1, March)
*14.. DON'T WANNA LOSE YOU, Gloria Estefan (Epic) (#1, Sept)
15.. HEAVEN, Warrant (Columbia) (#2, Sept)
*16 ..GIRL I'M GONNA MISS YOU, Milli Vanilli (Arista) (#1, Sept)
*17.. THE LOOK, Roxette (EMI) (#1, April)
*18.. SHE DRIVES ME CRAZY, Fine Young Cannibals (I.R.S.) (#1, April)
19.. ON OUR OWN, Bobby Brown (MCA) (#2, Aug)
*20.. TWO HEARTS, Phil Collins (Atlantic) (#1, Jan)
*21.. BLAME IT ON THE RAIN, Milli Vanilli (Arista) (#1, Nov)
*22.. LISTEN TO YOUR HEART, Roxette (EMI) (#1, Nov)
*23.. I'LL BE THERE FOR YOU, Bon Jovi (Mercury) (#1, May)
*24.. IF YOU DON'T KNOW ME BY NOW, Simply Red (Elektra) (#1, July)
*25.. LIKE A PRAYER, Madonna (Sire) (#1, April)
*26.. I'LL BE LOVING YOU (Forever), The New Kids On the Block (Columbia) (#1, June)
27.. HOW CAN I FALL, Breathe (A&M) (#3, Dec 1988)
*28.. BABY DON'T FORGET MY NUMBER, Milli Vanilli (Arista) (#1, July)
*29.. TOY SOLDIERS, Martika (Columbia) (#1, July)
*30.. FOREVER YOUR GIRL, Paula Abdul (Virgin) (#1, May)
*31.. THE LIVING YEARS, Mike + the Mechanics (Atlantic) (#1, March)
*32.. ETERNAL FLAME, The Bangles (Columbia) (#1, April)
33.. WILD THING, Tone Loc (Delicious Vinyl) (#2, Feb)
*34.. WHEN I SEE YOU SMILE, Bad English (Epic) (#1, Nov)
35.. IF I COULD TURN BACK TIME, Cher (Geffen) (#3, Sept)
36.. BUFFALO STANCE, Neneh Cherry (Virgin) (#3, June)
*37.. WHEN I'M WITH YOU, Sheriff (Capitol) (#1, Feb)
38.. DON'T RUSH ME, Taylor Dayne (Arista) (#2, Jan)
39.. BORN TO BE MY BABY, Bon Jovi (Mercury) (#3, Feb)
*40.. GOOD THING, Fine Young Cannibals (I.R.S.) (#1, July)
41.. THE LOVER IN ME, Sheena Easton (MCA) (#2, March)
42.. BUST A MOVE, Young M.C. (Delicious Vinyl) (#7, Oct)
43.. ONCE BITTEN, TWICE SHY, Great White (Capitol) (#5, Aug)
*44.. BATDANCE, Prince (Warner Brothers) (#1, Aug)
*45.. ROCK ON, Michael Damian (Cypress) (#1, June)
46.. REAL LOVE, Jody Wately (MCA) (#2, May)
47.. LOVE SHACK, The B-52's (Reprise) (#3, Nov)
48.. EVERY LITTLE STEP, Bobby Brown (MCA) (#3, June)
*49.. HANGIN' TOUGH, The New Kids On the Block (Columbia) (#1, Sept)
50.. MY HEART CAN'T TELL YOU NO, Rod Stewart (Warner Brothers) (#4, April)
51.. SO ALIVE, Love & Rockets (Big Time) (#3, Aug)
52.. YOU GOT IT (The Right Stuff), The New Kids On the Block (Columbia) (#3, March)
53.. ARMAGEDDON IT, Def Leppard (Mercury) (#3, Jan)
*54.. SATISFIED, Richard Marx (EMI) (#1, June)
55.. EXPRESS YOURSELF, Madonna (Sire) (#2, July)
56.. I LIKE IT, Dino (4th & Broadway) (#7, Aug)
57.. SOLDIER OF LOVE, Donny Osmond (Virgin) (#2, June)
58.. SOWING THE SEEDS OF LOVE, Tears For Fears (Fontana) (#2, Oct)
59.. CHERISH, Madonna (Sire) (#2, Oct)
60.. WHEN THE CHILDREN CRY, White Lion (Atlantic) (#3, Feb)
61.. 18 AND LIFE, Skid Row (Atlantic) (#4, Sept)
62.. I DON'T WANT YOUR LOVE, DuranDuran (Capitol) (#4, Dec 1988)
63.. SECOND CHANCE, Thirty Eight Special (A&M) (#6, May)
64.. THE WAY YOU LOVE ME, Karyn White (Warner Brothers) (#7, Feb)
65.. FUNKY COLD MEDINA, Tone Loc (Delicious Vinyl) (#3, April)
66.. IN YOUR ROOM, The Bangles (Columbia) (#5, Jan)
67.. MISS YOU LIKE CRAZY, Natalie Cole (EMI) (#7, July)
68.. LOVE SONG, The Cure (Elektra) (#2, Oct)
69.. SECRET RENDEZVOUS, Karyn White (Warner Brothers) (#6, Aug)
70.. ANGEL EYES, The Jeff Healey Band (Arista) (#5, Sept)
71.. PATIENCE, Guns N' Roses (Geffen) (#4, June)
72.. WALK ON WATER, Eddie Money (Columbia) (#9, Dec 1988)
73.. COVER GIRL, The New Kids On the Block (Columbia) (#2, Nov)
74.. WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE, Guns N' Roses (Geffen) (#7, Jan)
75.. SHOWER ME WITH YOUR LOVE, Surface (Columbia) (#5, Sept)
76.. STAND, R.E.M. (Warner Brothers) (#6, April)
77.. CLOSE MY EYES FOREVER, Lita Ford (with Ozzy Osbourne) (RCA) (#8, June)
78.. ALL THIS TIME, Tiffany (MCA) (#6, Feb)
79.. AFTER ALL, Cher and Per Cetera (Geffen) (#6, May)
80.. RONI, Bobby Brown (MCA) (#3, March)
81.. LOVE IN AN ELEVATOR, Aerosmith (Geffen) (#5, Oct)
82.. LAY YOUR HANDS ON ME, Bon Jovi (Mercury) (#7, July)
83.. THE PROMISE, When In Rome (Virgin) (#11, Dec 1988)
84.. WHAT I AM, Edie Brickell and the New Bohemians (Geffen) (#7, March)
85.. I REMEMBER HOLDING YOU, The Boys Club (MCA) (#8, Jan)
86.. PARADISE CITY, Guns N' Roses (Geffen) (#5, March)
87.. I WANNA HAVE SOME FUN, Samantha Fox (Jive) (#8, Feb)
88.. SHE WANTS TO DANCE WITH ME, Rick Astley (RCA) (#6, Feb)
89.. DREAMIN', Vanessa Williams (Wing) (#8, April)
90.. IT'S NO CRIME, Babyface (Solar) (#7, Oct)
91.. POISON, Alice Cooper (Epic) (#7, Nov)
92.. THIS TIME I KNOW IT'S FOR REAL, Donna Summer (Atlantic) (#7, June)
93.. SMOOTH CRIMINAL, Michael Jackson (Epic) (#7, Jan)
94.. HEAVEN HELP ME, Deon Estus (with George Michael) (Mika) (#5, April)
95.. ROCK WIT'CHA, Bobby Brown (MCA) (#7, Nov)
96.. THINKING OF YOU, Sa-Fire (Cutting) (#12, May)
97.. WHAT YOU DON'T KNOW, Expose (Arista) (#8, July)
98 ..SURRENDER TO ME, Ann Wilson and Robin Zander (Capitol) (#6, March)
99.. THE END OF THE INNOCENCE, Don Henley (Geffen) (#8, Aug)
100.. KEEP ON MOVIN', Soul II Soul (Featuring Caron Wheeler) (Virgin) (#11, Sept)