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Release Year: 1989

Rankings:
All-Time
#579 / 1980s #85 / 1989 #9


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
Bruce Pollock (USA) - The 7,500 Most Important Songs of 1944-2000 (2005) No Order
Pause & Play (USA) - Songs Inducted into a Time Capsule, One Track at Each Week No Order
Pitchfork (USA) - The 200 Best Songs of the 1980s (2015) 119
Soul Bounce (USA) - The Top 100 Soul/R&B Songs (2008) 16
The Boombox (USA) - The 25 Best '80s Songs (2014) 19
Gary Mulholland (UK) - This Is Uncool: The 500 Best Singles Since Punk Rock (2002) No Order
Guardian (UK) - A history of modern music (2011) No Order
Mark Ellingham (USA) - The Rough Guide Book of Playlists: 5,000 Songs You Must Download (2007) No Order
Mixmag (UK) - Nominations for the Greatest Dance Track of All Time (2012) No Order
NME (UK) - The 100 Best Songs of the 1980s (2012) 56
Q (UK) - 100 Songs That Changed the World (2003) 67
Q (UK) - 50 Greatest British Tracks (2005) 38
Q (UK) - 50 Years of Great British Music, 10 Tracks per Decade (2008) No Order
Q (UK) - The 1001 Best Songs Ever (2003) No Order
Q (UK) - The Ultimate Music Collection (2005) No Order
Sean Egan (USA) - 500 Songs You Need to Hear (2006) No Order
Vox (UK) - 100 Records That Shook the World (1991) No Order
Panorama (Norway) - The 30 Best Singles of the Year 1970-98 (1999) 8
3FM (The Netherlands) - 3 voor 12: 312 Essentials (2013) No Order
Theater van het Sentiment, Radio 2 (NL) - Top 40 Songs by Year 1969-2000 (2013) 36
Groove (Germany) - Die 100 wichtigsten Tracks der letzten 20 Jahre [The 100 Most Important Tracks of the Last 20 Years] (2010) No Order
Süddeutsche Zeitung (Germany) - 1020 Songs 1955-2005 (2005) No Order
Vincent Piolet (France) - Birth of French Hip-Hop: Most Significant Songs of the 1980s (2015) 33
Max (Australia) - The Top 1000 Greatest Songs of All Time (2013) 761
Toby Creswell (Australia) - 1001 Songs (2005) No Order
Toby Creswell (Australia) - Rockwiz Decades: The Greatest Songs of Our Time (2015) No Order
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Songs of the Century (2003) No Order
End of Year Lists
Village Voice (USA) - Singles of the Year 17
Face (UK) - Singles of the Year 2
Melody Maker (UK) - Singles of the Year 12
NME (UK) - Singles of the Year 8
Record Mirror (UK) - Singles of the Year 1