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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

  1 One More Try 1   May 1988  
  George Michael  
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  2 Look Away 1   Nov 1988  
  Chicago  
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  3 Sweet Child O' Mine 2 1   Sep 1988  
  Guns N' Roses  
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  4 Every Rose Has Its Thorn 16 1   Dec 1988  
  Poison  
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  5 The Flame 1 1   Jul 1988  
  Cheap Trick  
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  6 Father Figure 1   Feb 1988  
  George Michael  
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  7 Wild, Wild West 1   Oct 1988  
  The Escape Club  
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  8 Bad Medicine 1 1   Nov 1988  
  Bon Jovi  
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  9 Angel 1 1   Apr 1988  
  Aerosmith  
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  10 Hands To Heaven 1   Jul 1988  
  Breathe  
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  11 Roll With It 1 1   Jul 1988  
  Steve Winwood  
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  12 Together Forever 1   Jun 1988  
  Rick Astley  
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  13 My Prerogative 1   Dec 1988  
  Bobby Brown  
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  14 Giving You The Best That I Got 2   Dec 1988  
  Anita Baker  
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  15 Could've Been 1   Jan 1988  
  Tiffany  
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  16 I'll Always Love You 2   Sep 1988  
  Taylor Dayne  
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  17 Man In The Mirror 1   Mar 1988  
  Michael Jackson  
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  18 Simply Irresistible 1 1   Aug 1988  
  Robert Palmer  
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  19 Need You Tonight 6 1   Jan 1988  
  INXS  
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  20 Never Gonna Give You Up 1   Mar 1988  
  Rick Astley  
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  21 Love Bites 1 1   Oct 1988  
  Def Leppard  
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  22 Shattered Dreams 1   May 1988  
  Johnny Hates Jazz  
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  23 Seasons Change 1   Jan 1988  
  Expose  
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  24 Foolish Beat 1   Jun 1988  
  Debbie Gibson  
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  25 Hazy Shade Of Winter 2   Jan 1988  
  Bangles  
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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
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014

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