Here they are, the absolutely greatest hits from the history of popular music in the USA.
The very best music.
The Year is 1986


Gregory Abbott - Shake You Down - 12-86 - Columbia
Bryan Adams & Tina Turner - It's Only Love - 01-86 - A&M
Anita Baker - Sweet Love - 10-86 - Elektra
Bananarama - Venus - 08-86 - London
The Bangles - Manic Monday - 03-86 - Columbia
The Bangles - Walk Like An Egyptian - 11-86 - Columbia
Berlin - Take My Breath Away - 08-86 - Columbia
Bon Jovi - You Give Love A Bad Name - 11-86 - Mercury
Boston - Amanda - 10-86 - MCA
Boys Don't Cry - I Wanna Be A Cowboy - 06-86 - Profile
James Brown - Living In America - 02-86 - Scotti Bros
Cameo - Word Up - 11-86 - Atlanta Artists
Belinda Carlisle - Mad About You - 07-86 - IRS
Peter Cetera - Glory Of Love - 07-86 - Full Moon
Peter Cetera & Amy Grant - The Next Time I Fall - 11-86 - Full Moon
Wang Chung - Everybody Have Fun Tonight - 11-86 - Geffen
Phil Collins - Take Me Home - 04-86 - Atlantic
Culture Club - Move Away - 05-86 - Virgin
El DeBarge - Who's Johnny - 06-86 - Gordy
Double - The Captain Of Her Heart - 09-86 - A&M
Dream Academy - Life In A Northern Town - 02-86 - Warner
Duran Duran - Notorious - 12-86 - Capitol
The Eurythmics - Missionary Man - 10-86 - RCA
The Fabulous Thunderbirds - Tuff Enuff - 07-86 - CBS Associated
Falco - Rock Me Amadeus - 03-86 - A&M
Force M.D.'s - Tender Love - 04-86 - Warner
Sly Fox - Let's Go All The Way - 03-86 - Capitol
Peter Gabriel - Sledgehammer - 06-86 - Geffen
Genesis - Invisible Touch - 06-86 - Atlantic
Genesis - Throwing It All Away - 09-86 - Atlantic
Genesis - Land Of Confusion - 12-86 - Atlantic
Glass Tiger - Don't Forget Me (When I'm Gone) - 09-86 - Manhattan
GTR - When The Heart Rules The Mind - 07-86 - Arista
Van Halen - Why Can't This Be Love - 04-86 - Warner
Daryl Hall - Dreamtime - 09-86 - RCA
Heart - These Dreams - 03-86 - Capitol
Heart - Nothin' At All - 06-86 - Capitol
Bruce Hornsby & The Range - The Way It Is - 11-86 - RCA
Whitney Houston - How Will I Know - 02-86 - Arista
Whitney Houston - Greatest Love Of All - 05-86 - Arista
Human League - Human - 10-86 - A&M
Billy Idol - To Be A Lover - 11-86 - Chrysalis
INXS - What You Need - 03-86 - Atlantic
Janet Jackson - What Have You Done For Me Lately - 04-86 - A&M
Janet Jackson - Nasty - 06-86 - A&M
Janet Jackson - When I Think Of You - 09-86 - A&M
Janet Jackson - Control - 12-86 - A&M
Jermaine Jackson - I Think It's Love - 04-86 - Arista
The Jets - Crush On You - 06-86 - MCA
Billy Joel - Modern Woman - 07-86 - Epic
Billy Joel - A Matter Of Trust - 10-86 - Columbia
Elton John - Nikita - 03-86 - Geffen
Don Johnson - Heartbeat - 10-86 - Epic
Howard Jones - No One Is To Blame - 06-86 - Elektra
Oran 'Juice' Jones - The Rain - 11-86 - Def Jam
Journey - Be Good To Yourself - 05-86 - Columbia
Ben E. King - Stand By Me - 12-86 - Atlantic
Klymaxx - Man Size Love - 09-86 - MCA
Kool & The Gang - Victory - 12-86 - Mercury
Patti Labelle & Michael McDonald - On My Own - 05-86 - MCA
Cyndi Lauper - True Colors - 10-86 - Portrait
Level 42 - Something About You - 05-86 - Polydor
Huey Lewis & The News - Stuck With You - 08-86 - Chrysalis
Huey Lewis & The News - Hip To Be Square - 11-86 - Chrysalis
Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam With Full Force - All Cried Out - 10-86 - Columbia
Kenny Loggins - Danger Zone - 07-86 - Columbia
Gloria Loring & Carl Anderson - Friends And Lovers - 08-86 - USA Carrere
Loverboy - This Could Be The Night - 03-86 - Columbia
Loverboy - Heaven In Your Eyes - 10-86 - Columbia
Madonna - Live To Tell - 05-86 - Sire
Madonna - Papa Don't Preach - 07-86 - Sire
Madonna - True Blue - 11-86 - Sire
Paul McCartney - Spies Like Us - 01-86 - Columbia
Michael McDonald - Sweet Freedom - 08-86 - MCA
John Cougar Mellencamp - R.O.C.K. In The U.S.A. (A Salute To '60s Rock) - 03-86 - Riva
Miami Sound Machine - Conga - 01-86 - Epic
Miami Sound Machine - Bad Boy - 04-86 - Epic
Miami Sound Machine - Words Get In The Way - 09-86 - Epic
George Michael - A Different Corner - 06-86 - Columbia
Mike + The Mechanics - Silent Running (On Dangerous Ground) - 02-86 - Atlantic
Mike + The Mechanics - All I Need Is A Miracle - 05-86 - Atlantic
Eddie Money - Take Me Home Tonight - 11-86 - Columbia
The Moody Blues - Your Wildest Dreams - 07-86 - Threshold
Mr. Mister - Kyrie - 02-86 - RCA
Mr. Mister - Is It Love - 05-86 - RCA
Robbie Nevil - C'Est La Vie - 12-86 - Manhattan/EMI
Stevie Nicks - I Can't Wait - 04-86 - Modern
Nu Shooz - I Can't Wait - 05-86 - Atlantic
Billy Ocean - When The Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going - 01-86 - Jive
Billy Ocean - There'll Be Sad Songs (To Make You Cry) - 06-86 - Jive
Billy Ocean - Love Zone - 09-86 - Jive
Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark - If You Leave - 05-86 - A&M
Jeffrey Osborne - You Should Be Mine (The Woo Woo Song) - 08-86 - A&M
Outfield - Your Love - 04-86 - Columbia
Robert Palmer - Addicted To Love - 04-86 - Island
Robert Palmer - I Didn't Mean To Turn You On - 10-86 - Island
The Pet Shop Boys - West End Girls - 04-86 - EMI America
The Pet Shop Boys - Opportunities (Let's Make Lots Of Money) - 07-86 - EMI America
The Pretenders - Don't Get Me Wrong - 12-86 - Sire
Prince & The Revolution - Kiss - 03-86 - Paisley Park
Regina - Baby Love - 08-86 - Atlantic
Lionel Richie - Dancing On The Ceiling - 08-86 - Motown
Lionel Richie - Love Will Conquer All - 11-86 - Motown
The Rolling Stones - Harlem Shuffle - 04-86 - Rolling Stone
Run D.M.C. - Walk This Way - 09-86 - Profile
Sade - The Sweetest Taboo - 02-86 - Portrait
Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band - American Storm - 04-86 - Capitol
Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band - Like A Rock - 07-86 - Capitol
Sheila E - A Love Bizarre - 02-86 - Paisley Park
Simple Minds - Sanctify Yourself - 03-86 - A&M
Simply Red - Holding Back The Years - 06-86 - Elektra
Bruce Springsteen - My Hometown - 01-86 - Columbia
Bruce Springsteen - War - 12-86 - Columbia
Stacey Q - Two Of Hearts - 09-86 - Atlantic
Atlantic Starr - Secret Lovers - 02-86 - A&M
Starship - Sara - 02-86 - Grunt
Jermaine Stewart - We Don't Have To Take Our Clothes Off - 08-86 - Arista
Rod Stewart - Love Touch - 07-86 - Warner
Survivor - Is This Love -12-86 - Scotti Brothers
The Thompson Twins - King For A Day - 03-86 - Arista
The Timex Social Club - Rumors - 08-86 - Jay
Toto - I'll Be Over You - 11-86 - Columbia
Tina Turner - Typical Male - 10-86 - Capitol
Wham! - I'm Your Man - 01-86 - Columbia
Wham! - The Edge Of Heaven - 08-86 - Columbia
Steve Winwood - Higher Love -08-86 - Island
Stevie Wonder - Go Home - 01-86 - Tamla




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