Number Ones in 1989

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  • 5 weeks at number one  (about this song)

    Roxette are said to have sold over 75 million copies of their albums and singles combined! This song featured on their 'Look Sharp!' album.

    Number one from Jul 17, 1989 to Jul 23, 1989 | Jul 10, 1989 to Jul 16, 1989 | Jul 31, 1989 to Aug 6, 1989 | Jul 24, 1989 to Jul 30, 1989 | Aug 7, 1989 to Aug 13, 1989

  • Spent 6 weeks at number one, and featured on Marx's album 'Repeat Offender'.

    Number one from Sep 18, 1989 to Sep 24, 1989 | Sep 11, 1989 to Sep 17, 1989 | Oct 2, 1989 to Oct 15, 1989 | Sep 25, 1989 to Oct 1, 1989 | Oct 16, 1989 to Oct 22, 1989

  • Taken from the soundtrack to the film 'Sunshine Of Leith' starring Johnny Depp, who also appears in the music video!

    Number one from Mar 13, 1989 to Feb 26, 1989 | Mar 6, 1989 to Mar 12, 1989 | Feb 27, 1989 to Mar 5, 1989

  • This single from Madonna's 'Like A Prayer' album, was the highest selling single of 1989!

    Number one from Apr 17, 1989 to Apr 23, 1989 | May 29, 1989 to Jun 4, 1989 | May 22, 1989 to May 28, 1989 | May 15, 1989 to May 21, 1989

  • Appearing on The Bangles' 'Everything' album, this song was later covered by Human Nature, and Atomic Kitten!

    Number one from Jun 12, 1989 to Jun 18, 1989

  • Taken from their album 'Hangin' Tough'. Comedian Wierd Al Yankovic recorded a parody of this song, called 'The White Stuff'.

    Number one from Aug 14, 1989 to Aug 20, 1989

  • Number one from Nov 20, 1989 to Nov 26, 1989 | Dec 4, 1989 to Dec 10, 1989 | Dec 18, 1989 to Dec 24, 1989 | Dec 11, 1989 to Dec 17, 1989 | Nov 13, 1989 to Nov 19, 1989 | Nov 27, 1989 to Dec 3, 1989

  • 7 weeks at number one  (about this song)

    Number one from Jan 9, 1989 to Jan 15, 1989 | Jan 2, 1989 to Jan 8, 1989 | Jan 16, 1989 to Jan 22, 1989 | Feb 6, 1989 to Feb 12, 1989 | Jan 23, 1989 to Jan 29, 1989 | Dec 26, 1988 to Jan 1, 1989 | Jan 30, 1989 to Feb 5, 1989