Top Songs of 1987


Rank All Time Rank Artist Song
1
76
Guns N' Roses Sweet Child O' Mine
2
198
Prince Sign 'O' the Times
3
215
U2 With or Without You
4
272
The Cure Just Like Heaven
5
286
Public Enemy Bring the Noise
6
335
Guns N' Roses Welcome to the Jungle
7
342
R.E.M. It's the End of the World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)
8
382
Eric B. & Rakim Paid in Full
9
422
M/A/R/R/S Pump Up the Volume
10
469
U2 I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For
11
484
U2 Where the Streets Have No Name
12
511
R.E.M. The One I Love
13
545
New Order True Faith
14
546
The Pogues and Kirsty MacColl Fairytale of New York
15
581
Salt 'n' Pepa Push It
16
630
Public Enemy Rebel Without a Pause
17
651
The Sugarcubes Birthday
18
667
Guns N' Roses Paradise City
19
818
George Michael Faith
20
830
Whitney Houston I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)
21
883
Rhythim Is Rhythim Strings of Life
22
945
Suzanne Vega Luka
23
1004
Eric B. & Rakim I Know You Got Soul
24
1086
Pet Shop Boys It's a Sin
25
1140
INXS Need You Tonight
26
1185
Depeche Mode Never Let Me Down Again
27
1268
Midnight Oil Beds Are Burning
28
1389
Michael Jackson Man in the Mirror
29
1482
Bruce Springsteen Brilliant Disguise
30
1527
Pet Shop Boys Rent
31
1558
LL Cool J I Need Love
32
1560
Prince If I Was Your Girlfriend
33
1582
Phuture Acid Tracks
34
1835
Michael Jackson Bad
35
1990
The Smiths Girlfriend in a Coma
36
2004
The Replacements Alex Chilton
37
2024
Michael Jackson Smooth Criminal
38
2174
Frankie Knuckles/Jamie Principle Your Love
39
2303
Bomb the Bass Beat Dis
40
2487
Fleetwood Mac Everywhere
41
2525
Pet Shop Boys feat. Dusty Springfield What Have I Done to Deserve This?
42
2537
The House of Love Shine On
43
2561
Audio Two Top Billin'
44
2680
The Sisters of Mercy This Corrosion
45
2773
Grateful Dead Touch of Grey
46
2835
Def Leppard Pour Some Sugar on Me
47
2836
Joe Smooth Promised Land
48
2987
Boogie Down Productions The Bridge Is Over
49
2994
The Jesus and Mary Chain April Skies
50
3036
The Cult Love Removal Machine
51
3134
Prince I Could Never Take the Place of Your Man
52
3170
INXS Never Tear Us Apart
53
3308
The Godfathers Birth School Work Death
54
3319
Paul Kelly [Australia] To Her Door
55
3402
George Michael I Want Your Sex
56
3471
Tom Waits Innocent When You Dream
57
3507
Aerosmith Dude (Looks Like a Lady)
58
3586
Sonic Youth Schizophrenia
59
3712
Whitesnake Here I Go Again
60
3757
Mötley Crüe Girls, Girls, Girls
61
3915
Mory Kanté Ye Ke Ye Ke
62
4005
The Pursuit of Happiness I'm an Adult Now
63
4027
Public Enemy You're Gonna Get Yours
64
4156
Rick Astley Never Gonna Give You Up
65
4197
Depeche Mode Strangelove
66
4240
The Wedding Present My Favourite Dress
67
4259
Biz Markie Nobody Beats the Biz
68
4268
U2 Bullet the Blue Sky
69
4342
The Fall Hit the North
70
4362
Kylie Minogue I Should Be So Lucky
71
4393
Michael Jackson The Way You Make Me Feel
72
4439
Guns N' Roses Rocket Queen
73
4458
The Cure Why Can't I Be You?
74
4475
Los Lobos La Bamba
75
4478
LL Cool J Going Back to Cali
76
4587
The Replacements Can't Hardly Wait
77
4656
JVC Force Strong Island
78
4723
Prince U Got the Look
79
4825
Sinéad O'Connor Troy
80
4897
Aerosmith Rag Doll
81
4916
INXS New Sensation
82
5014
Big Daddy Kane Raw
83
5016
Sting Englishman in New York
84
5031
Suzanne Vega Tom's Diner
85
5058
Bruce Springsteen Tunnel of Love
86
5102
Madonna Who's That Girl
87
5132
Belinda Carlisle Heaven Is a Place on Earth
88
5170
The Smiths Last Night I Dreamt That Somebody Loved Me
89
5204
Tiffany I Think We're Alone Now
90
5278
Pet Shop Boys Always on My Mind
91
5493
Whitesnake Still of the Night
92
5525
Terence Trent D'Arby Wishing Well
93
5620
Schoolly D Saturday Night
94
5651
Depeche Mode Behind the Wheel
95
5733
LL Cool J I'm Bad
96
5764
The Smiths Stop Me If You Think You've Heard This One Before
97
5850
Duncan Dhu En algún lugar
98
5891
Chris Isaak Blue Hotel
99
5914
Bangles Hazy Shade of Winter
100
6060
The Jesus and Mary Chain Happy When It Rains
101
6075
David Sylvian Orpheus
102
6142
Ce Ce Rogers Someday
103
6151
U2 The Sweetest Thing
104
6232
Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes (I've Had) The Time of My Life
105
6238
George Michael Father Figure
106
6435
That Petrol Emotion Big Decision
107
6479
Sting They Dance Alone (Gueca Solo)
108
6569
Blue Rodeo Try
109
6628
Starship Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now
110
6731
The Smiths Shoplifters of the World Unite
111
6768
Echo and the Bunnymen Lips Like Sugar
112
6825
Exposé Point of No Return
113
6830
Eric B. & Rakim I Ain't No Joke
114
6832
Hoodoo Gurus What's My Scene?
115
6844
Sly and Robbie Boops (Here to Go)
116
6848
Fleetwood Mac Big Love
117
6866
Prince Adore
118
6893
Hüsker Dü These Important Years
119
6963
Black Sweetest Smile
120
7074
Pebbles Mercedes Boy
121
7110
Maxime Le Forestier Né quelque part
122
7148
Spoonie Gee The Godfather
123
7256
Happy Mondays 24 Hour Party People
124
7336
Guns N' Roses Mr. Brownstone
125
7421
Frankie Knuckles/Jamie Principle Baby Wants to Ride
126
7497
Was (Not Was) Walk the Dinosaur
127
7577
T'Pau China in Your Hand
128
7655
Joyce Sims Come into My Life
129
7702
Michael Jackson Dirty Diana
130
7769
Bruce Springsteen Tougher Than the Rest
131
7880
Fleetwood Mac Little Lies
132
8007
Terence Trent D'Arby Sign Your Name
133
8025
LeVert Casanova
134
8074
John Hiatt Thing Called Love
135
8194
Def Leppard Animal
136
8368
fIREHOSE Sometimes
137
8374
Def Leppard Love Bites
138
8381
John Hiatt Memphis in the Meantime
139
8403
Jungle Brothers Because I Got It Like That
140
8417
Lloyd Cole and The Commotions My Bag
141
8472
Pet Shop Boys Heart
142
8500
Nacha Pop Lucha de gigantes
143
8554
Nitro DeLuxe This Brutal House
144
8571
Tom Waits Hang On St. Christopher
145
8616
Alexander O'Neal Criticize
146
8719
Charly García No voy en tren
147
8737
The Jesus and Mary Chain Darklands
148
8740
George Harrison Got My Mind Set on You
149
8780
Danny Wilson Mary's Prayer
150
8869
Johnny Kemp Just Got Paid
151
9172
The Go-Betweens Right Here
152
9208
The Beatmasters feat. Cookie Crew Rok Da House
153
9216
King Sun & D Moët Hey Love
154
9256
Roxanne Shanté Have a Nice Day
155
9304
Paolo Conte Max
156
9321
George Harrison When We Was Fab
157
9412
X Fourth of July
158
9596
Too $hort Freaky Tales
159
9610
Depeche Mode Route 66
160
9638
Anthrax I Am the Law
161
9654
The Housemartins Build
162
9689
U2 Running to Stand Still
163
9801
Public Enemy Sophisticated Bitch
164
9810
Debbie Gibson Only in My Dreams
165
9815
Dinosaur Jr. Little Fury Things
166
9849
Eurythmics You Have Placed a Chill in My Heart
167
9869
Bruce Springsteen One Step Up
168
9947
Robbie Robertson Somewhere Down the Crazy River
169
9955
Nick Drake Time of No Reply
170
9971
10,000 Maniacs Hey Jack Kerouac
171
9972
Zucchero Fornaciari Dune mosse
172
9978
Classical Two New Generation

Songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 10,000:
Pata Negra Camarón
Prince Housequake
Public Enemy Public Enemy No. 1
Sting Fragile
Vanessa Paradis Joe le taxi
Raze Break 4 Love
Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers Jammin' Me
Hüsker Dü Could You Be the One?
INXS Mystify
Jean-Jacques Goldman & Sirima Là-bas
Mel and Kim Respectable
INXS Devil Inside
MC Lyte I Cram to Understand U (Sam)
Sumo Mañana en el Abasto
Mojo Nixon & Skid Roper Elvis Is Everywhere
Whitesnake Is This Love
Sinéad O'Connor Mandinka
Don Cornelio y La Zona Ella vendrá
Hüsker Dü Charity, Chastity, Prudence, and Hope
Héroes del Silencio Héroe de leyenda
Kool Moe Dee Wild, Wild West
Philippe Lavil & Jocelyn Beroard Kolé Séré
Los Fabulosos Cadillacs El genio del dub
The Proclaimers Letter from America
The Wonder Stuff Unbearable
Julian Cope Trampolene
The La's Way Out
Bros When Will I Be Famous?
Pixies Caribou
A-ha The Living Daylights
The Smiths Half a Person
Michael Jackson I Just Can't Stop Loving You
David Bowie Time Will Crawl
J.J. Fad Supersonic
The Vaselines Son of a Gun
The Smiths Sheila Take a Bow
Cookie Crew Females
Anthrax Indians
Warumpi Band My Island Home
Kylie Minogue Locomotion
Bruce Springsteen Walk Like a Man
A.R.Kane Lollita
Eazy-E The Boyz-N-The Hood
Madonna Causing a Commotion
The Northern Pikes Teenland
Radio Futura La negra flor
Stevie Wonder Skeletons
Sinéad O'Connor I Want Your (Hands on Me)
U2 In God's Country
Lou Gramm Midnight Blue
Wynton Marsalis A Foggy Day
Heart Alone
The Night Writers Let the Music (Use You)
Public Enemy Yo! Bum Rush the Show
Def Leppard Hysteria
Rush feat. Aimee Mann Time Stands Still
Nits In the Dutch Mountains
Savatage Hall of the Mountain King
Tom Waits Cold Cold Ground
Deacon Blue Dignity
Aretha Franklin and George Michael I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)
Aztec Camera Somewhere in My Heart
Barry White Sho' You Right
Randy Travis Forever and Ever, Amen
Alexander O'Neal Fake
Boogie Down Productions Criminal Minded
Hüsker Dü Ice Cold Eyes
The Replacements The Ledge
Fleetwood Mac Seven Wonders
Napalm Death You Suffer
Jean-Louis Murat Si je devais manquer de toi
Fiorella Mannoia Quello che le donne non dicono
Was (Not Was) A Spy in the House of Love
The Sisters of Mercy Lucretia My Reflection
New Order Touched by the Hand of God
Opal Happy Nightmare Baby
God My Pal
Roy Orbison & k.d. Lang Crying
The Housemartins Bow Down
Zucchero Senza una donna
Death Zombie Ritual
54-40 One Gun
Jungle Brothers Jimbrowski
Swans New Mind
The Godfathers Love Is Dead
Aerosmith Hangman Jury
John Hiatt Have a Little Faith in Me
The Housemartins Five Get Over Excited
Marianne Faithfull Strange Weather
France Gall Evidemment
Pink Floyd Learning to Fly
The Stone Roses Sally Cinnamon
Wendy and Lisa Waterfall
EPMD It's My Thing
EPMD You're a Customer
Rhythim Is Rhythim Nude Photo
Guns N' Roses My Michelle
Big Black He's a Whore
Company B Fascinated
Jean-Jacques Goldman Elle a fait un bébé toute seule
Anthrax Caught in a Mosh
Mylène Farmer Sans contrefaçon
The Christians Forgotten Town
Derek B Get Down
Marillion Sugar Mice
R.E.M. Finest Worksong
The Cure Catch
T-Coy Carino
David Sylvian Let the Happiness In
Terence Trent D'Arby If You Let Me Stay
Paul Kelly [Australia] Dumb Things
Pink Floyd On the Turning Away
10,000 Maniacs Like the Weather
Guns N' Roses Nightrain
Lucky Dube Slave
Sterling Void & Paris Brightledge It's All Right