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1989 ROCK Top 100 Songs Of The Year

Top 100 rock songs of 1989, 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

  51 When The Night Comes 3 13   Sep 1989  
  Joe Cocker  
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  52 Way Cool Jr. 4     Jan 1989  
  Ratt  
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  53 Just Between You And Me 4 3   Nov 1989  
  Lou Gramm  
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  54 Turn You Inside-Out 3     Apr 1989  
  R.E.M.  
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  55 Love Song 4 2   Aug 1989  
  The Cure  
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  56 World In Motion 4     Jun 1989  
  Jackson Browne  
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  57 Open Letter (To A Landlord) 3     May 1989  
  Living Colour  
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  58 Dear God 3     Feb 1989  
  Midge Ure  
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  59 Drive My Car 4     Feb 1989  
  David Crosby  
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  60 A Friend Is A Friend 3     Jul 1989  
  Pete Townshend  
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  61 I Want It All 2     May 1989  
  Queen  
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  62 Fascination Street 4     May 1989  
  The Cure  
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  63 Cult Of Personality 4 13   Jan 1989  
  Living Colour  
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  64 The Mayor Of Simpleton 7     Apr 1989  
  XTC  
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  65 Kissing Willie 4     Sep 1989  
  Jethro Tull  
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  66 Similar Features 4     Mar 1989  
  Melissa Etheridge  
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  67 Everything Is Broken 5     Oct 1989  
  Bob Dylan  
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  68 Headed For A Heartbreak 5 25   Jul 1989  
  Winger  
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  69 Cheer Down 3     Aug 1989  
  George Harrison  
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  70 Pop Song 89 3     Jun 1989  
  R.E.M.  
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  71 Love Is A Long Road 7     Oct 1989  
  Tom Petty  
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  72 The Living Years 4 1   Feb 1989  
  Mike + The Mechanics  
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  73 Forget Me Not 4     Jul 1989  
  Bad English  
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  74 Hey Baby 4 11   Jun 1989  
  Henry Lee Summer  
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  75 18 And Life 6 3   Aug 1989  
  Skid Row  
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