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Chart 1988 Jan-June


1980’s Top 20 charts

January 1988

UK (US) Song title Artist
1 Heaven is a place on earth Belinda Carlisle
2 Always on my mind Pet Shop Boys
3 House arrest Krush
4 Stutter rap(No sleep ’til bedtime) Morris Monor & the Majors
5 Angel eyes(Home and away) Wet Wet Wet
6 I found someone Cher
7 Sign your name Terence Trent D’Arby
8 I think we’re alone now Tiffany
9 Come into my life Joyce Sims
10 Fairy tale of New York Pugues feat. Kirsty MacColl
11 All day and all of the night Stranglers
12 The way you make me feel Michael Jackson
13 Love letters Alison Moyet
14 Rise to the occasion Climie Fisher
15 When I fall in love/My arms keep missing you Rick Astley
16 Rockin’ around the Christmas tree Mel & Kim(Smith & Wilde)
17 When I fall in love Nat ‘King’ Cole
18 Heatseeker AC/DC
19 When will I be famous Bros
20 Rok da house Beatmasters feat. Cookie Crew Rhythm King

February 1988

UK (US) Song title Artist
1 I think we’re alone now Tiffany
2 Tell it to my heart Taylor Dayne
3 I should be so lucky Kylie Minogue
4 When will I be famous Bros
5 Get outta my dreams get into my car Billy Ocean
6 Candle in the wind(Live) Elton John
7 Shake your love Debbie Gibson
8 Say it again Jermaine Stewart
9 The jack that house built Jack ‘N’ Chill
10 Beat this Bomb the Bass
11 Rok da house Beatmasters feat. Cookie Crew Rhythm King
12 Sign your name Terence Trent D’Arby
13 Heaven is a place on earth Belinda Carlisle
14 O L’Amour Dollar
15 Valentine T’Pau
16 Gimme hope Jo’anna Eddy Grant
17 House arrest Krush
18 Hot in the city Billy Idol
19 Tower of strength Mission
20 Suedehead Morrissey

March 1988

UK (US) Song title Artist
1 I should be so lucky Kylie Minogue
2 Together forever Rick Astlay
3 Joe le taxi Vanessa Paradis
4 Beat this Bomb the Bass
5 Crash Primitives
6 Get outta my dreams get into my car Billy Ocean
7 Doctorin’ the house Coldcut feat. Yazz & the Plastic Population
8 Don’t turn around Aswad
9 Ship of fools Erasure
10 Gimme hope Jo’anna Eddy Grant
11 I get weak Belinda Carlisle
12 Suedehead Morrissey
13 Love is contagious Taja Sevelle
14 Drop the boy Bros
15 Never/These dreams Heart
16 Tell it to my heart Taylor Dayne
17 That’s the way it is Mel & Kim
18 Hazy shade of winter Bangles
19 Can I play with madness Iron Maiden
20 Could’ve been Tiffany

April 1988

UK (US) Song title Artist
1 Heart Pet Shop Boys
2 Love changes(Everything) Climie Fisher
3 Drop the boy Bros
4 Could’ve been Tiffany
5 Everywhere Fleetwood Mac
6 Don’t turn around Aswad
7 Cross my broken heart Jets
8 Who’s leaving who Hazell Dean
9 Pink Cadillac Natalie Cole
10 I’m not scared Eighth Wonder
11 Theme from S’Express S’Express
12 Can I play with madness Iron Maiden
13 I want you back Bananarama
14 Stay on these roads A-HA
15 Prove your love Taylor Dayne
16 Girlfriend Pebbles
17 Mary’s prayer Danny Wilson
18 I should be so lucky Kylie Minogue
19 I want you back ’88 Michael Jackson with the Jackson Five
20 Only in my dreams Debbie Gibson

May 1988

UK (US) Song title Artist
1 Perfect Fairground Attraction
2 Theme from S’Express S’Express
3 Blue Monday 1988 New Order
4 With a little help from my friends/She’s leaving home Wet Wet Wet/Billy Bragg & Cara Tivey
5 Loadsamoney(Doin’ up the house) Harry Enfield
6 Mary’s prayer Danny Wilson
7 Anfield rap(Red machine in full effect) Liverpool F.C.
8 I want you back Bananarama
9 Got to be certain Kylie Minogue
10 Who’s leaving who Hazell Dean
11 Pink Cadillac Natalie Cole
12 Divine emotions Narada
13 I want you back ’88 Michael Jackson with the Jackson Five
14 Alphabet street Prince
15 Circle in the sand Belinda Carlisle
16 The king of rock ‘n roll Prefab Sprout
17 Heart Pet Shop Boys
18 Somewhere in my heart Aztec Camera
19 Let’s all chant Mick and Pat
20 Pump up the bitter Star Tum On 45 Pints

June 1988

UK (US) Song title Artist
1 With a little help from my friends/She’s leaving
home
Wet Wet Wet/Billy Bragg & Cara Tivey
2 Got to be certain Kylie Minogue
3 Doctorin’ the tardis Timelords
4 Somewhere in my heart Aztec Camera
5 Voyage voyage Desireless
6 Circle in the sand Belinda Carlisle
7 I owe you nothing Bros
8 My one temptation Mica Paris
9 Wild world Maxi Priest
10 Boys(Summertime love) Sabrina
11 Perfect Fairground Attraction
12 Check this out L.A.Mix
13 I saw him standing there Tiffany
14 Everyday is like Sunday Morrissey
15 The king of rock ‘n roll Prefab Sprout
16 Chains of love Erasure
17 Tribute(Right on) Pasadenas
18 Give a little love Aswad
19 The twist(Yo,twist) Fat Boys/Chubby Checker
20 Love will save the day Whitney Houston

On to July-Dec 1988

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