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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

  76 Paradise City 7 2   Mar 1989  
  Guns N' Roses  
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  77 Rocket 5 18   Mar 1989  
  Def Leppard  
    YouTube    

  78 Under The God 4     Jun 1989  
  Tin Machine  
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  79 Heading For The Light 5     Apr 1989  
  Traveling Wilburys  
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  80 Dr. Feelgood 7 7   Sep 1989  
  Motley Crue  
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  81 Nineteen Forever 5     May 1989  
  Joe Jackson  
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  82 So Alive 8 3   Jul 1989  
  Love And Rockets  
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  83 Tightrope 7     Oct 1989  
  Stevie Ray Vaughan And Double Trouble  
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  84 Little Fighter 8     Jul 1989  
  White Lion  
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  85 On The Line 6     Jul 1989  
  Tangier  
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  86 Close My Eyes Forever 6 7   May 1989  
  Lita Ford With Ozzy Osbourne  
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  87 If We Never Meet Again 10     Jan 1989  
  Tommy Conwell And The Young Rumblers  
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  88 Marathon 6     Jan 1989  
  Rush  
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  89 Down Boys 8 27   Apr 1989  
  Warrant  
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  90 F.I.N.E. 7     Dec 1989  
  Aerosmith  
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  91 No Souvenirs 9     Oct 1989  
  Melissa Etheridge  
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  92 You Don't Get Much (Without Giving) 8     Aug 1989  
  BoDeans  
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  93 If Dirt Were Dollars 6     Dec 1989  
  Don Henley  
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  94 Confidential 8     Apr 1989  
  The Radiators  
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  95 It's Not Enough 8 19   Sep 1989  
  Starship  
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  96 Dirty Blvd. 11     Feb 1989  
  Lou Reed  
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  97 Shake It Up 9     Mar 1989  
  Bad Company  
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  98 Send Me Somebody 9     Feb 1989  
  Jon Butcher  
    YouTube    

  99 Youth Gone Wild 8     Mar 1989  
  Skid Row  
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  100 Lay Your Hands On Me 9 2   Jun 1989  
  Bon Jovi  
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