Sinéad O'Connor
Nothing Compares 2 U





Release Year: 1990

Rankings:
All-Time
#111 / 1990s #10 / 1990 #1


Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
1,001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die, and 10,001 You Must Download (2015 Update) 1-1001
Blender (USA) - Standout Tracks from the 500 CDs You Must Own (2003) No Order
Blender (USA) - Top 500 Songs of the 80s-00s (2005) 113
Consequence of Sound (USA) - Ranking: Every Alternative Rock No. 1 Hit, from Worst to Best (2016, updated 2017) 9
Dave Marsh (USA) - Postscript (102 Songs) to The Heart of Rock & Soul (1998) No Order
Life (USA) - 40 Years of Rock & Roll, 5 Songs for Each Year 1952-91 (Updated 1995) No Order
Michaelangelo Matos (USA) - Top 100 Singles of the 1990s (2001) 92
OUT (USA) - The 50 Gayest Songs of the 1990s (2011) No Order
Pause & Play (USA) - Songs Inducted into a Time Capsule, One Track at Each Week No Order
Pitchfork (USA) - The Pitchfork 500 (2008) No Order
Pitchfork (USA) - Top 200 (+ 400 "See Also") Tracks of the 1990s (2010) 37
Rolling Stone & MTV (USA) - The 100 Greatest Pop Songs Since the Beatles (2000) 16
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2004) 162
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (Updated 2010) 165
San Antonio Express-News (USA) - Rock 'n' roll timeline (2004) No Order
Slant (USA) - The 100 Best Singles of the 90s (2011) 2
Spectrum Culture (USA) - 100 Best Songs of the '90s (2017) 5
Steve Sullivan (USA) - Encyclopedia of Great Popular Song Recordings Volumes 1-4 (2013, 2017) 801-900
TIME (USA) - The All-Time 100 Songs (2011) No Order
The Boston Phoenix (USA) - The 90 Best Songs of the 90s (1999) No Order
VH1 (USA) - The 100 Greatest Songs from the Past 25 Years (2003) 14
Woxy.com (USA) - Modern Rock 500 Songs of All Time (combined rank 1989-2009) 765
BBC (UK) - Pop on Trial, Top 50 Songs from the 1990s (2008) No Order
Gary Mulholland (UK) - This Is Uncool: The 500 Best Singles Since Punk Rock (2002) No Order
Mark Ellingham (USA) - The Rough Guide Book of Playlists: 5,000 Songs You Must Download (2007) No Order
NME (UK) - The 100 Best Songs of NME's Lifetime (2012) 36
NME (UK) - The 100 Best Songs of the 1990s (2012) 73
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2014) 38
Q (UK) - The 1001 Best Songs Ever (2003) No Order
Q (UK) - The Ultimate Music Collection (2005) No Order
Sean Egan (USA) - The Little Black Book of Music: Key Songs (2007) No Order
The Guardian (UK) - 1000 Songs Everyone Must Hear (2009) No Order
TimeOut London (UK) - 50 Best '90s Songs (2015) 18
Tom Ewing (UK) - Top 100 Singles of the 1990s (1999) 66
Panorama (Norway) - The 30 Best Singles of the Year 1970-98 (1999) 6
Theater van het Sentiment, Radio 2 (NL) - Top 40 Songs by Year 1969-2000 (2013) 3
Berlin Media (Germany) - The 100 Best Singles of All Time (1998) 42
Laut (Germany) - The 50 Best Prince Songs (2016) 6
Musikexpress (Germany) - The 700 Best Songs of All Time (2014) 223
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 50 Best Songs of the 1990s (2010) No Order
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Songs of All Time (2004) 239
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The Best Singles of 5 Decades (1997) No Order
Süddeutsche Zeitung (Germany) - 1020 Songs 1955-2005 (2005) No Order
Gilles Verlant and Thomas Caussé (France) - 3000 Rock Classics (2009, update 2013) No Order
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - 1000 Indispensable Songs (2006) No Order
Max (Australia) - The Top 1000 Greatest Songs of All Time (2013) 91
Richard Kingsmill (Australia) - Hottest 100 Songs of All Time (2009) 73
Toby Creswell (Australia) - 1001 Songs (2005) No Order
Toby Creswell (Australia) - Rockwiz Decades: The Greatest Songs of Our Time (2015) No Order
Ezio Guaitamacchi (Italy) - Mille canzoni che ci hanno cambiato la vita [1,000 Songs That Changed Our Lives] (2009) No Order
Jam (Italy) - 100 Songs to Understand Rock (2004) No Order
Luca Sofri (Italy) - Playlist: 2978 canzoni di cui non potete fare a meno [2,978 Songs You Can't Live Without] (2008) No Order
Massimo Cotto (Italy) - We Will Rock You: 709 Canzoni [709 Songs] (2009) No Order
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Songs of the Century (2003) No Order
Porcys (Poland) - The Best Songs of the 1990s (2013) 60
End of Year Lists
Grammy Awards (USA) - Record of the Year Nominee
Rolling Stone (USA) - Singles of the Year 1
Village Voice (USA) - Singles of the Year 2
Face (UK) - Singles of the Year 8
Melody Maker (UK) - Singles of the Year 2
NME (UK) - Singles of the Year 3
Sounds (UK) - Singles of the Year 6
Dagsavisen (Norway) - Single of the Year 1
Rumba (Finland) - Tracks of the Year 3
Best (France) - Singles of the Year 1
Rock de Lux (Spain) - Songs of the Year 25