Here they are, the absolutely greatest top hits from the history of popular music in the UK.
The very best music.
The Year is 1987.
ABC - When Smokey Sings - 06-1987
ABC - The Night You Murdered Love - 09-1987
A-ha - Manhattan Skyline - 02-1987
A-ha - The Living Daylights - 07-1987
The Alarm - Rain In The Summertime - 10-1987
Donna Allen - Serious - 05-1987
Herb Alpert - Keep Your Eye On Me - 04-1987
Herb Alpert - Diamonds - 06-1987
Anthrax - I'm The Man - 12-1987
Rick Astley - Never Gonna Give You Up - 08-1987
Rick Astley - Whenever You Need Somebody - 11-1987
Rick Astley - When I Fall In Love - 12-1987
Atlantic Starr - Always - 06-1987
Bananarama - I Heard A Rumour - 07-1987
Bananarama - Love In The First Degree - 10-1987
The Bangles - Walking Down Your Street - 01-1987
The Beastie Boys - (You Gotta) Fight For Your Right (To Party) - 03-1987
The Beastie Boys - No Sleep Till Brooklyn - 06-1987
The Beastie Boys - She's On It - 07-1987
The Bee Gees - You Win Again - 10-1987
Black - Sweetest Smile - 07-1987
Black - Wonderful Life - 08-1987
The Blow Monkeys - It Doesn't Have To Be This Way - 02-1987
Blue Mercedes - I Want To Be Your Property - 11-1987
Bon Jovi - Wanted Dead Or Alive - 04-1987
Bon Jovi - Never Say Goodbye - 08-1987
Boogie Box High - Jive Talkin' - 07-1987
Judy Boucher - Can't Be With You Tonight - 04-1987
Judy Boucher - You Caught My Eye - 08-1987
David Bowie - Day In Day Out - 04-1987
Boy George - Everything I Own - 03-1987
Boy George - To Be Reborn - 11-1987
Broken English - Comin' On Strong - 06-1987
Jonathan Butler - Lies - 09-1987
Cameo - Back And Forth - 05-1987
Belinda Carlisle - Heaven Is A Place On Earth - 12-1987
The Christians - Forgotten Town - 02-1987
The Christians - Hooverville (And They Promised Us The World) - 07-1987
The Christians - Ideal World - 12-1987
Eric Clapton - Behind The Mask - 02-1987
Club Nouveau - Lean On Me - 03-1987
Nat 'King' Cole - When I Fall In Love - 12-1987
Comic Relief Presents Mel & Kim Performed By Kim Wilde & Mel Smith - Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree - 12-1987
The Communards - You Are My World - 02-1987
The Communards - Tomorrow - 09-1987
The Communards - Never Can Say Goodbye - 11-1987
Michael Crawford & Sarah Brightman - The Music Of The Night/Wishing You Were Somehow Here Again - 02-1987
Randy Crawford - Almaz - 01-1987
Crowded House - Don't Dream It's Over - 06-1987
The Cult - Love Removal Machine - 03-1987
The Cult - Lil' Devil - 05-1987
The Cure - Why Can't I Be You - 04-1987
The Cure - Catch - 07-1987
Curiosity Killed The Cat - Down To Earth - 01-1987
Curiosity Killed The Cat - Ordinary Day - 04-1987
Curiosity Killed The Cat - Misfit - 06-1987
Cutting Crew - I've Been In Love Before - 12-1987
Terence Trent D'Arby - If You Let Me Stay - 03-1987
Terence Trent D'Arby - Wishing Well - 06-1987
Terence Trent D'Arby - Dance Little Sister - 10-1987
The Damned - Alone Again Or - 05-1987
Dead Or Alive - Something In My House - 01-1987
Def Leppard - Animal - 08-1987
Def Leppard - Pour Some Sugar On Me - 09-1987
Depeche Mode - Strangelove - 05-1987
Depeche Mode - Never Let Me Down Again - 09-1987
Duran Duran - Skin Trade - 02-1987
Duran Duran - Meet El Presidente - 05-1987
Erasure - It Doesn't Have To Be - 03-1987
Erasure - Victim Of Love - 06-1987
Erasure - The Circus - 10-1987
Eric B & Rakim - Paid In Full - 11-1987
Europe - Rock The Night - 02-1987
Europe - Carrie - 05-1987
John Farnham - You're The Voice - 05-1987
The Fat Boys & The Beach Boys - Wipeout - 08-1987
The Fatback Band - I Found Lovin' - 11-1987
Ferry Aid - Let It Be - 03-1987
Karel Fialka - Hey Matthew - 09-1987
Fine Young Cannibals - Ever Fallen In Love - 04-1987
The Firm - Star Trekkin' - 06-1987
Five Star - Stay Out Of My Life - 02-1987
Five Star - The Slightest Touch - 04-1987
Five Star - Whenever You're Ready - 08-1987
Five Star - Strong As Steel - 07-1987
Five Star - Somewhere Somebody - 12-1987
Fleetwood Mac - Big Love - 04-1987
Fleetwood Mac - Little Lies - 10-1987
Samantha Fox - Nothing's Gonna Stop Me Now - 06-1987
Samantha Fox - I Surrender (To The Spirit Of The Night) - 08-1987
Frankie Goes To Hollywood - Watching The Wildlife - 03-1987
Peter Gabriel - Big Time - 03-1987
The Gap Band - Oops Upside Your Head - 07-1987
Genesis - Tonight Tonight Tonight - 03-1987
Genesis - Throwing It All Away - 07-1987
Glenn & Chris - Diamond Lights - 04-1987
Jan Hammer - Crockett's Theme - 09-1987
George Harrison - Got My Mind Set On You - 10-1987
The Hooters - Satellite - 12-1987
Hot Chocolate - You Sexy Thing - 02-1987
Heart - Alone - 07-1987
The Housemartins - Five Get Over Excited - 06-1987
The Housemartins - Me And The Farmer - 09-1987
The Housemartins - Build - 11-1987
House Master Boyz & The Rude Boy Of House - House Nation - 09-1987
Whitney Houston - I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me) - 05-1987
Whitney Houston - Didn't We Almost Have It All - 08-1987
Whitney Houston - So Emotional - 11-1987
Hue & Cry - Labour Of Love - 07-1987
Steve 'Silk' Hurley - Jack Your Body - 01-1987
Billy Idol - Don't Need A Gun - 03-1987
Billy Idol - Sweet Sixteen - 07-1987
Billy Idol - Mony Mony - 10-1987
Janet Jackson - Let's Wait Awhile - 03-1987
Janet Jackson - Pleasure Principle - 06-1987
Michael Jackson With Siedah Garrett - I Just Can't Stop Loving You - 08-1987
Michael Jackson - Bad - 09-1987
Michael Jackson - The Way You Make Me Feel - 12-1987
Al Jarreau - 'Moonlighting' Theme - 03-1987
Jellybean featuring Steven Dante - The Real Thing - 10-1987
Jellybean - Jingo - 12-1987
Jellybean featuring Elisa Fiorillo - Who Found Who - 12-1987
The Jesus & Mary Chain - April Skies - 05-1987
The Jets - Crush On You - 02-1987
Johnny Hates Jazz - Shattered Dreams - 05-1987
Johnny Hates Jazz - I Don't Want To Be A Hero - 09-1987
Johnny Hates Jazz - Turn Back The Clock - 12-1987
Carey Johnson - Real Fashion Reggae Style - 05-1987
Tom Jones - A Boy From Nowhere - 04-1987
Tom Jones - It's Not Unusual - 06-1987 (re-issued)
Wally Jump Junior & The Criminal Element - Tighten Up (I Just Can't Stop Dancin') - 12-1987
Nick Kamen - Loving You Is Sweeter Than Ever - 03-1987
Kenny G - Songbird - 07-1987
Ben E. King - Stand By Me - 02-1987
Kiss - Crazy Crazy Nights - 10-1987
Kiss - Reason To Live - 12-1987
Krush - House Arrest - 12-1987
Level 42 - Running In The Family - 02-1987
Level 42 - To Be With You Again - 05-1987
Level 42 - It's Over - 09-1987
Level 42 - Children Say - 12-1987
Levert - Casanova - 09-1987
Living In A Box - Living In A Box - 04-1987
Living In A Box - Scales Of Justice - 06-1987
Living In A Box Featuring Bobby Womack - So The Story Goes - 10-1987
LL Cool J - I Need Love - 09-1987
Johnny Logan - Hold Me Now - 05-1987
Los Lobos - La Bamba - 07-1987
Los Lobos - Come On Let`s Go - 10-1987
Madonna - La Isla Bonita - 04-1987
Madonna - Who's That Girl - 07-1987
Madonna - Causing A Commotion - 09-1987
Madonna - The Look Of Love - 12-1987
Man 2 Man Meets Man Parrish - Male Stripper - 02-1987
Marillion - Incommunicado - 05-1987
Marillion - Warm Wet Circles - 11-1987
M/A/R/R/S - Pump Up The Volume/ Anitina (The First Time I See She Dance) - 09-1987
Maxi Priest - Some Guys Have All The Luck - 11-1987
Paul McCartney - Once Upon A Long Ago - 11-1987
Freddie McGregor - Just Don't Want To Be Lonely - 07-1987
Abigail Mead & Nigel Goulding - Full Metal Jacket (I Wanna Be Your Drill Instructor) - 09-1987
Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes - (I've Had) The Time Of My Life - 11-1987
Mel & Kim - Respectable - 03-1987
Mel & Kim - FLM - 07-1987
Mental As Anything - Live It Up - 02-1987
Freddie Mercury - The Great Pretender - 03-1987
Freddie Mercury & Montserrat Caballe - Barcelona - 11-1987
George Michael & Aretha Franklin - I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)
George Michael - I Want Your Sex - 06-1987
George Michael - Faith - 10-1987
Zodiac Mindwarp & The Love Reaction - Prime Mover - 05-1987
Mirage - Jack Mix II / III - 05-1987
Mirage - Jack Mix IV - 11-1987
The Mission - Wasteland - 01-1987
The Mission - Severina - 03-1987
Gary Moore - Over The Hills And Far Away - 01-1987
Sam Moore & Lou Reed - Soul Man - 02-1987
Mötley Crüe - Girls Girls Girls - 08-1987
Alison Moyet - Weak In The Presence Of Beauty - 03-1987
Alison Moyet - Love Letters - 12-1987
Robbie Nevil - C'est La Vie - 01-1987
Robbie Nevil - Dominoes - 05-1987
New Order - True Faith - 08-1987
New Order - Touched By The Hand Of God - 12-1987
Gary Numan - Cars ('E' Reg Model) - 09-1987
Alexander O'Neal - Criticize - 11-1987
Ray Parker Jr. - I Don't Think A Man Should Sleep Alone - 10-1987
Pepsi & Shirlie - Heartache - 01-1987
Pepsi & Shirlie - Goodbye Stranger - 06-1987
Pet Shop Boys - It's A Sin - 06-1987
Pet Shop Boys & Dusty Springfield - What Have I Done To Deserve This - 08-1987
Pet Shop Boys - Rent - 10-1987
Pet Shop Boys - Always On My Mind - 12-1987
The Pogues & The Dubliners - The Irish Rover - 04-1987
The Pogues featuring Kirsty MacColl - Fairytale Of New York - 12-1987
Iggy Pop - Real Wild Child (Wild One) - 01-1987
Prince - Sign 'O' The Times - 03-1987
Prince - If I Was Your Girlfriend - 06-1987
Prince - U Got The Look - 08-1987
The Proclaimers - Letter From America - 11-1987
Pseudo Echo - Funky Town - 08-1987
Rainmakers - Let My People Go-Go - 04-1987
Raze - Jack The Groove - 02-1987
Chris Rea - Let's Dance - 06-1987
Cliff Richard - My Pretty One - 06-1987
Cliff Richard - Some People - 09-1987
Lionel Richie - Ballerina Girl - 01-1987
Linda Ronstadt & James Ingram - Somewhere Out There - 08-1987
Run-DMC - It's Tricky - 06-1987
Scarlet Fantastic - No Memory - 10-1987
Shakin' Stevens - A Little Boogie Woogie (In The Back Of My Mind) - 07-1987
Shakin' Stevens - What Do You Want To Make Those Eyes At Me For - 11-1987
Sherrick - Just Call - 08-1987
Labi Siffre - (Something Inside) So Strong - 04-1987
Carly Simon - Coming Around Again - 02-1987
Nina Simone - My Baby Just Cares For Me - 11-1987
Simple Minds - Promised You A Miracle (Live) - 06-1987
Simply Red - The Right Thing - 02-1987
Simply Red - Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye - 12-1987
Sinitta - Toy Boy - 08-1987
Siouxsie & The Banshees - This Wheel's On Fire - 01-1987
The Sisters Of Mercy - This Corrosion - 10-1987
Percy Sledge - When A Man Loves A Woman - 02-1987
Sly & Robbie - Boops (Here To Go) - 04-1987
The Smiths - Shoplifters Of The World Unite - 02-1987
The Smiths - Sheila Take A Bow - 04-1987
The Smiths - Girlfriend In A Coma - 08-1987
The Smiths  I Started Something I Couldn't Finish - 11-1987
Spagna - Call Me - 08-1987
Spear Of Destiny - Never Take Me Alive - 04-1987
Bruce Springsteen - Brilliant Disguise - 10-1987
Squeeze - Hourglass - 09-1987
Starship - Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now - 04-1987
Stock Aitken Waterman - Roadblock - 08-1987
The Style Council - It Didn't Matter - 01-1987
The Style Council - Wanted - 11-1987
Donna Summer - Dinner With Gershwin - 11-1987
Swing Out Sister - Surrender - 01-1987
Sybil - Let Yourself Go - 05-1987
Taffy - I Love My Radio - 01-1987
Then Jericho - The Motive - 08-1987
Timbuk 3 - The Future's So Bright I Gotta Wear Shades - 02-1987
T'Pau - Heart And Soul - 08-1987
T'Pau - China In Your Hand - 10-1987
Tottenham Hotspur FC - Hot Shot Tottenham! - 05-1987

Ruby Turner - I'd Rather Go Blind - 03-1987
UB40 - Rat In My Kitchen - 01-1987
UB40 - Maybe Tomorrow - 10-1987
U2 - With Or Without You - 03-1987
U2 - I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For - 06-1987
U2 - Where The Streets Have No Names - 09-1987
Luther Vandross - I Really Didn't Mean It - 07-1987
Luther Vandross - Stop To Love - 09-1987
Suzanne Vega - Luka - 06-1987
Rosie Vela - Magic Smile - 02-1987
Steve Walsh - I Found Lovin' - 10-1987
Was (Not Was) - Walk The Dinosaur - 10-1987
Jody Watley - Looking For A New Love - 06-1987
Wax - Bridge To Your Heart - 08-1987
Westworld - Sonic Boom Boy - 02-1987
Wet Wet Wet - Wishing I Was Lucky - 05-1987
Wet Wet Wet - Sweet Little Mystery - 08-1987
Wet Wet Wet - Angel Eyes - 12-1987
Barry White - Sho' You Right - 11-1987
Whitesnake - Still Of The Night - 04-1987
Whitesnake - Is This Love - 06-1987
Whitesnake - Here I Go Again - 11-1987
Kim Wilde & Junior - Another Step (Closer To You) - 04-1987
Vesta Williams - Once Bitten Twice Shy - 01-1987
Bruce Willis - Respect Yourself - 03-1987
Bruce Willis - Under The Boardwalk - 06-1987
Jackie Wilson - I Get The Sweetest Feeling - 03-1987
Jackie Wilson - (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher And Higher - 07-1987
Steve Winwood - Valerie - 10-1987






 

The All-Time Greatest Hits


1987 in the US
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