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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

  76 Spellbound 6     Jan 1985  
  Triumph  
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  77 Tonight It's You 5     Aug 1985  
  Cheap Trick  
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  78 She's Waiting 6     May 1985  
  Eric Clapton  
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  79 Rain On The Scarecrow 7 20   Oct 1985  
  John Cougar Mellencamp  
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  80 Kayleigh 8     Sep 1985  
  Marillion  
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  81 Go For Soda 4 27   May 1985  
  Kim Mitchell  
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  82 Nobody's Home 8     Mar 1985  
  Deep Purple  
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  83 Turn Up The Radio 8 22   Jan 1985  
  Autograph  
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  84 Under A Raging Moon 8     Oct 1985  
  Roger Daltrey  
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  85 Walk Of Life 6 3   Nov 1985  
  Dire Straits  
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  86 Can't Stop Rockin' 8     Dec 1985  
  ZZ Top  
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  87 Driving With Your Eyes Closed 5     May 1985  
  Don Henley  
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  88 Stay Up Late 8     Nov 1985  
  Talking Heads  
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  89 Pleasure And Pain 7     Dec 1985  
  Divinyls  
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  90 Would I Lie To You? 9 4   May 1985  
  Eurythmics  
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  91 Inside Out 7     Apr 1985  
  Phil Collins  
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  92 One World 8     Sep 1985  
  Dire Straits  
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  93 Make It Better (Forget About Me) 9     Jul 1985  
  Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers  
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  94 Slave To Love 8     Jul 1985  
  Bryan Ferry  
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  95 Smuggler's Blues 8 10   Jun 1985  
  Glenn Frey  
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  96 Never Surrender 9 1   Jul 1985  
  Corey Hart  
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  97 C-I-T-Y 8 13   Aug 1985  
  John Cafferty And The Beaver Brown Band  
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  98 St. Elmo's Fire (Man In Motion) 6 1   Aug 1985  
  John Parr  
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  99 Every Step Of The Way 11 27   Sep 1985  
  John Waite  
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  100 All You Zombies 9     Jun 1985  
  Hooters  
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