Prince
Sign 'O' the Times





Release Year: 1987

Rankings:
All-Time
#201 / 1980s #24 / 1987 #2


Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Blender (USA) - Standout Tracks from the 500 CDs You Must Own (2003) No Order
Bruce Pollock (USA) - The 7,500 Most Important Songs of 1944-2000 (2005) No Order
Consequence of Sound (USA) - Top 25 Songs of 1987 (2017) 10
Pause & Play (USA) - Songs Inducted into a Time Capsule, One Track at Each Week No Order
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (USA)- The Songs That Shaped Rock (Additions 2011) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2004) 299
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (Updated 2010) 304
Slant (USA) - The 100 Best Singles of the 1980s (2012) 46
Steve Sullivan (USA) - Encyclopedia of Great Popular Song Recordings Volumes 1-4 (2013, 2017) 1001-2750
Vibe (USA) - The 101 Greatest Prince Songs (2014) 19
BBC Radio 6 Music (UK) - Alternative Jukebox: 500 Extraordinary Tracks That Tell the Story of Alternative Music (2014) No Order
Gary Mulholland (UK) - This Is Uncool: The 500 Best Singles Since Punk Rock (2002) No Order
HarperCollins GEM (UK) - Single of the Year 1949-99 (1999) 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 the 1980s (2012) 48
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2014) 192
Paul Morley (UK) - Words and Music, 210 Greatest Pop Singles of All Time (2003) No Order
Q (UK) - 100 Songs That Changed the World (2003) 68
Q (UK) - The 1001 Best Songs Ever (2003) No Order
Q (UK) - The Ultimate Music Collection (2005) No Order
Sean O'Hagan, The Observer (UK) - Fifty Years of Pop (2004) No Order
The Guardian (UK) - 1000 Songs Everyone Must Hear (2009) No Order
Nils Hansson, Dagens Nyheter (Sweden) - The 48 Best Rock Songs (1998) 7
Panorama (Norway) - The 30 Best Singles of the Year 1970-98 (1999) 3
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) 12
Laut (Germany) - The 50 Best Prince Songs (2016) 5
Musikexpress (Germany) - The 700 Best Songs of All Time (2014) 251
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Songs of All Time (2004) 361
Spex (Germany) - The Best Singles of the Century (1999) No Order
1,001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die, and 10,001 You Must Download (2010 - French Edition) 1002
Gilles Verlant and Thomas Caussé (France) - 3000 Rock Classics (2009, update 2013) No Order
Hervé Bourhis (France) - Le Petit Livre Rock: The Juke Box Singles 1950-2012 No Order
Jocelyn Manchek (France) - Pop Rock Playlist: 2000 titres pour votre lecteur mp3 [2,000 Songs for Your MP3 Player] (2008) No Order
Rolling Stone (France) - The 100 Best Singles of the Last 25 Years (1988) 9
Rock de Lux (Spain) - The Top 100 Songs from 1984-1993 (1993) 3
Peter Holmes, The Sun-Herald (Australia) - 100 Best Songs of All Time (2003) 40
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
Luca Sofri (Italy) - Playlist: 2978 canzoni di cui non potete fare a meno [2,978 Songs You Can't Live Without] (2008) No Order
Rumore (Italy) - Top 300 Songs of All Time (2017) 175
End of Year Lists
Rolling Stone (USA) - Singles of the Year No Order
Village Voice (USA) - Singles of the Year 1
Face (UK) - Singles of the Year 1
Melody Maker (UK) - Singles of the Year 3
NME (UK) - Singles of the Year 1
Record Mirror (UK) - Singles of the Year 1
Spex (Germany) - Singles of the Year 4
Best (France) - Singles of the Year 2
Rock de Lux (Spain) - Songs of the Year 4