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1985 ROCK Top 100 Songs Of The Year

Top 100 rock songs of 1985, based on our weekly rock chart archive -- the longest running weekly rock charts anywhere.

songs 1 to 25songs 26 to 50songs 51 to 75songs 76 to 100

Rock Top 100 in popularity order


red # = rock chartblue # = pop chart

  26 Tough All Over 1 17   May 1985  
  John Cafferty And The Beaver Brown Band  
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  27 Everybody Wants To Rule The World 1 1   Apr 1985  
  Tears For Fears  
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  28 Lovin' Every Minute Of It 1 7   Sep 1985  
  Loverboy  
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  29 Don't Come Around Here No More 1 11   Apr 1985  
  Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers  
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  30 We Built This City 1 1   Sep 1985  
  Starship  
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  31 The Power Of Love 2 1   Jul 1985  
  Huey Lewis And The News  
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  32 Glory Days 3 4   Jun 1985  
  Bruce Springsteen  
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  33 Rock And Roll Girls 3 22   Feb 1985  
  John Fogerty  
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  34 You Belong To The City 1 2   Oct 1985  
  Glenn Frey  
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  35 People Get Ready 2     Jul 1985  
  Jeff Beck And Rod Stewart  
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  36 Give Blood 2     Dec 1985  
  Pete Townshend  
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  37 After The Fire 1 29   Oct 1985  
  Roger Daltrey  
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  38 And She Was 2     Aug 1985  
  Talking Heads  
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  39 Satisfaction Guaranteed 1     May 1985  
  The Firm  
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  40 Sentimental Street 2 5   Jun 1985  
  Night Ranger  
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  41 Call To The Heart 3 19   Jan 1985  
  Giuffria  
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  42 Smokin' In The Boys Room 2 10   Aug 1985  
  Motley Crue  
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  43 Knocking At Your Back Door 3     Jan 1985  
  Deep Purple  
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  44 Too Late For Goodbyes 2 4   Jan 1985  
  Julian Lennon  
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  45 Rebels 3     May 1985  
  Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers  
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  46 Invincible (Theme From The Legend Of Billy Jean) 2 8   Aug 1985  
  Pat Benatar  
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  47 What About Love? 3 5   Jun 1985  
  Heart  
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  48 R.O.C.K. In The U.S.A. (A Salute To 60's Rock) 5 2   Oct 1985  
  John Cougar Mellencamp  
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  49 Sex As A Weapon 4 25   Dec 1985  
  Pat Benatar  
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  50 Sunset Grill 2 17   Jan 1985  
  Don Henley  
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