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1989 ROCK Number One Song Calendar

From the longest running weekly rock charts anywhere, a Tune Timeline of every number one rock song in 1989.


Rock Number One Songs in Tune Timeline order


red # = rock chartblue # = pop chart

  1 Got It Made 1     12-24-88  
  Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young  
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  2 Stand 1 2   1-14-89  
  R.E.M.  
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  3 The Love In Your Eyes 1 27   1-28-89  
  Eddie Money  
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  4 Driven Out 1     2-04-89  
  The Fixx  
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  5 You Got It 1 8   2-11-89  
  Roy Orbison  
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        2-18-89  
  Driven Out by The Fixx returns to number one

 

  6 End Of The Line 1     2-25-89  
  Traveling Wilburys  
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  7 Working On It 1     3-04-89  
  Chris Rea  
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  8 I'll Be You 1     3-11-89  
  The Replacements  
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  9 Veronica 1 14   3-18-89  
  Elvis Costello  
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  10 Second Chance 1 4   3-25-89  
  Thirty Eight Special  
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        4-01-89  
  I'll Be You by The Replacements returns to number one

 

        4-08-89  
  Second Chance by Thirty Eight Special returns to number one

 

  11 I Won't Back Down 1 7   4-15-89  
  Tom Petty  
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  12 Fire Woman 1     4-29-89  
  The Cult  
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  13 Pop Singer 1 14   5-06-89  
  John Cougar Mellencamp  
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  14 The Doctor 1 7   5-20-89  
  The Doobie Brothers  
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  15 Runnin' Down A Dream 1 10   6-03-89  
  Tom Petty  
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  16 Brother Of Mine 1     6-10-89  
  Anderson, Bruford, Wakeman, Howe  
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  17 The End Of The Innocence 1 3   6-24-89  
  Don Henley  
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  18 Let The Day Begin 1     7-08-89  
  The Call  
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  19 Crossfire 1     7-15-89  
  Stevie Ray Vaughan And Double Trouble  
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  20 All I Want Is You 1     7-29-89  
  U2  
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  21 Free Fallin' 1 1   8-05-89  
  Tom Petty  
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  22 Heaven 1 1   8-19-89  
  Warrant  
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  23 Mixed Emotions 1 5   8-26-89  
  The Rolling Stones  
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  24 Love In An Elevator 1 2   9-09-89  
  Aerosmith  
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        9-16-89  
  Mixed Emotions by The Rolling Stones returns to number one

 

  25 Sowing The Seeds Of Love 1 1   9-23-89  
  Tears For Fears  
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  26 Sold Me Down The River 1     9-30-89  
  The Alarm  
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  27 Rock And A Hard Place 1 28   10-07-89  
  The Rolling Stones  
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  28 Rockin' In The Free World 1     10-14-89  
  Neil Young  
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  29 Janie's Got A Gun 1 2   10-21-89  
  Aerosmith  
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  30 The Last Worthless Evening 1 10   10-28-89  
  Don Henley  
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  31 Fool For Your Loving 1 26   11-11-89  
  Whitesnake  
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  32 Pretending 1     11-18-89  
  Eric Clapton  
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  33 Show Don't Tell 1     12-09-89  
  Rush  
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  34 I Can't Explain 1     12-16-89  
  Scorpions  
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  35 Peace In Our Time 1 6   12-23-89  
  Eddie Money  
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  36 Bad Love 1     12-30-89  
  Eric Clapton  
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Related Song Features for 1989 ROCK Number One Song Calendar


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1989 Pop Top 100 Songs

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1989 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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