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1985 ROCK Number One Song Calendar

From the longest running weekly rock charts anywhere, a Tune Timeline of every number one rock song in 1985.


Rock Number One Songs in Tune Timeline order


red # = rock chartblue # = pop chart

  1 Easy Lover 1 1   12-29-84  
  Philip Bailey With Phil Collins  
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  2 The Old Man Down The Road 1 7   1-12-85  
  John Fogerty  
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  3 The Heat Is On 1 2   1-26-85  
  Glenn Frey  
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        1-29-85  
  The Old Man Down The Road by John Fogerty returns to number one

 

  4 Somebody 1 8   2-09-85  
  Bryan Adams  
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  5 All She Wants To Do Is Dance 1 6   2-16-85  
  Don Henley  
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  6 Just Another Night 1 7   2-23-85  
  Mick Jagger  
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  7 Radioactive 1 21   3-09-85  
  The Firm  
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  8 Forever Man 1 26   3-23-85  
  Eric Clapton  
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  9 Don't You (Forget About Me) 1 1   4-13-85  
  Simple Minds  
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  10 Don't Come Around Here No More 1 11   4-20-85  
  Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers  
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  11 Everybody Wants To Rule The World 1 1   4-27-85  
  Tears For Fears  
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  12 Trapped 1     5-04-85  
  Bruce Springsteen  
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  13 Satisfaction Guaranteed 1     5-18-85  
  The Firm  
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  14 Tough All Over 1 17   5-25-85  
  John Cafferty And The Beaver Brown Band  
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  15 Little By Little 1     6-01-85  
  Robert Plant  
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  16 If You Love Somebody Set Them Free 1 1   6-15-85  
  Sting  
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  17 Money For Nothing 1 1   7-06-85  
  Dire Straits  
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  18 Fortress Around Your Heart 1 4   8-03-85  
  Sting  
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  19 Lonely Ol' Night 1 5   8-24-85  
  John Cougar Mellencamp  
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  20 Dancing In The Street 1 9   9-14-85  
  Mick Jagger/David Bowie  
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  21 Lovin' Every Minute Of It 1 7   9-21-85  
  Loverboy  
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  22 We Built This City 1 1   9-28-85  
  Starship  
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  23 After The Fire 1 29   10-05-85  
  Roger Daltrey  
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        10-08-85  
  We Built This City by Starship returns to number one

 

  24 You Belong To The City 1 2   10-19-85  
  Glenn Frey  
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  25 Small Town 1 5   10-26-85  
  John Cougar Mellencamp  
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  26 Sleeping Bag 1 8   11-02-85  
  ZZ Top  
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  27 The Big Money 1     11-09-85  
  Rush  
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  28 Tonight She Comes 1 6   11-16-85  
  The Cars  
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  29 Face The Face 1 30   11-30-85  
  Pete Townshend  
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  30 Talk To Me 1 2   12-07-85  
  Stevie Nicks  
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  31 Silent Running (On Dangerous Ground) 1 1   12-14-85  
  Mike + The Mechanics  
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Related Song Features for 1985 ROCK Number One Song Calendar


1985 Number One Pop Song Calendar

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1985 Rock Top 100 Songs

the top rock songs of 1980 in order

1985 Pop Top 100 Songs

the top pop songs of 1985 in order

1985 One Hit Wonders

list of one-time top 20 makers and others with one well-known song

Number One Song Calendars

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Find a rock number one song for any date since 1980. If you like rock music, you can find a rock song to represent your birthday, graduation, wedding, or other special event. You are no longer limited to a pop song. Tunecaster has a complete Tune Timeline of pop songs by date, but if you prefer, find your special rock song at the Number One Rock Songs Calendar pages.

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