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1987 Pop Top 100 Songs Of The Year

Top 100 pop songs of 1987, based on our weekly pop chart archive.

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

Pop Top 100 in popularity order


red # = rock chartblue # = pop chart

  1 Livin' On A Prayer 1 1   Feb 1987  
  Bon Jovi  
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  2 Alone 1 1   Jul 1987  
  Heart  
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  3 Don't Dream It's Over 4 1   Apr 1987  
  Crowded House  
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  4 Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now 18 1   Apr 1987  
  Starship  
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  5 Always 1   Jun 1987  
  Atlantic Starr  
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  6 Luka 5 1   Aug 1987  
  Suzanne Vega  
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  7 Faith 1   Nov 1987  
  George Michael  
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  8 I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) 1   Apr 1987  
  Aretha Franklin And George Michael  
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  9 Lean On Me 1   Mar 1987  
  Club Nouveau  
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  10 Somewhere Out There 1   Mar 1987  
  Linda Ronstadt And James Ingram  
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  11 Open Your Heart 1   Jan 1987  
  Madonna  
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  12 Lost In Emotion 1   Oct 1987  
  Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam  
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  13 La Bamba 20 1   Aug 1987  
  Los Lobos  
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  14 I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For 1 1   Jul 1987  
  U2  
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  15 Didn't We Almost Have It All 1   Sep 1987  
  Whitney Houston  
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  16 You Keep Me Hangin' On 1   May 1987  
  Kim Wilde  
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  17 Here I Go Again 2 1   Sep 1987  
  Whitesnake  
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  18 Head To Toe 1   Jun 1987  
  Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam  
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  19 Shake You Down 1   Dec 1986  
  Gregory Abbott  
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  20 Can't We Try 1   Sep 1987  
  Dan Hill with Vonda Shepard  
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  21 With Or Without You 1 1   May 1987  
  U2  
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  22 So Emotional 1   Dec 1987  
  Whitney Houston  
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  23 I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me) 1   Jun 1987  
  Whitney Houston  
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  24 (I Just) Died In Your Arms 4 1   May 1987  
  Cutting Crew  
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  25 The Way You Make Me Feel 1   Dec 1987  
  Michael Jackson  
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Top 100 Pop Songs By Year

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1965 1966 1967 1968 1969
1970 1971 1972 1973 1974
1975 1976 1977 1978 1979
1980 1981 1982 1983 1984
1985 1986 1987 1988 1989
1990 1991 1992 1993 1994
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
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