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1988 Pop Top 100 Songs Of The Year

Top 100 pop songs of 1988, 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

  51 Devil Inside 2 1   Apr 1988  
  INXS  
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  52 Monkey 1   Aug 1988  
  George Michael  
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  53 Say You Will 1 3   Feb 1988  
  Foreigner  
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  54 Piano In The Dark 2   May 1988  
  Brenda Russell Featuring Joe Esposito  
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  55 I Want To Be Your Man 2   Jan 1988  
  Roger  
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  56 Candle In The Wind 3   Jan 1988  
  Elton John  
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  57 Naughty Girls (Need Love Too) 2   May 1988  
  Samantha Fox  
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  58 Pink Cadillac 2   Apr 1988  
  Natalie Cole  
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  59 Girlfriend 2   Apr 1988  
  Pebbles  
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  60 1-2-3 3   Aug 1988  
  Gloria Estefan And Miami Sound Machine  
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  61 Sign Your Name 4   Aug 1988  
  Terence Trent D'Arby  
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  62 I Don't Wanna Live Without Your Love 2   Aug 1988  
  Chicago  
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  63 Waiting For A Star To Fall 2   Dec 1988  
  Boy Meets Girl  
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  64 I Get Weak 3   Mar 1988  
  Belinda Carlisle  
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  65 Out Of The Blue 3   Mar 1988  
  Debbie Gibson  
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  66 Mercedes Boy 2   Jul 1988  
  Pebbles  
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  67 Perfect World 7 2   Sep 1988  
  Huey Lewis And The News  
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  68 Dirty Diana 1   Jun 1988  
  Michael Jackson  
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  69 If It Isn't Love 4   Sep 1988  
  New Edition  
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  70 Fast Car 13 4   Aug 1988  
  Tracy Chapman  
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  71 Don't Be Cruel 8 3   Oct 1988  
  Cheap Trick  
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  72 What's On Your Mind (Pure Energy) 2   Oct 1988  
  Information Society  
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  73 When It's Love 1 3   Sep 1988  
  Van Halen  
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  74 Rocket 2 U 4   Apr 1988  
  The Jets  
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  75 One Good Woman 4   Sep 1988  
  Peter Cetera  
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Top 100 Pop Songs By Year

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1975 1976 1977 1978 1979
1980 1981 1982 1983 1984
1985 1986 1987 1988 1989
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