Alternate Billboard Number 1's

When Should We Make It 3 Weeks Per Post?

  • Now

    Votes: 2 13.3%
  • 1980

    Votes: 4 26.7%
  • 1990

    Votes: 4 26.7%
  • 2000

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • 2010

    Votes: 1 6.7%
  • Never

    Votes: 4 26.7%

  • Total voters
    15
  • Poll closed .
April 23, 1988 - Man in the Mirror - Michael Jackson
April 30, 1988 - Man in the Mirror - Michael Jackson
 
Billboard Hot 100 #1 Singles, 1987
January 3, 1987 - Walk Like an Egyptian - The Bangles
January 10, 1987 - Keep Your Hands to Yourself - The Georgia Satellites
January 17, 1987 - Don't Dream It's Over - Crowded House
January 24, 1987 - Don't Dream It's Over - Crowded House
January 31, 1987 - Don't Dream It's Over - Crowded House
February 7, 1987 - Don't Dream It's Over - Crowded House
February 14, 1987 - Don't Dream It's Over - Crowded House
February 21, 1987 - Don't Dream It's Over - Crowded House
February 28, 1987 - "You Don't Knock" - Dolly Parton / Emmylou Harris / Linda Ronstadt
March 7, 1987 - "You Don't Knock" - Dolly Parton / Emmylou Harris / Linda Ronstadt
March 14 - Wagon Wheel - Bob Dylan
March 21- Want Your Love - Belinda Carlisle
March 29 - Return to Pepperland - The Beatles
April 5 - Return to Pepperland - The Beatles
March 28, 1987 - Sign o' the Times - Prince
April 4, 1987 - (I Just) Died In Your Arms - Boston
April 11, 1987 - (I Just) Died In Your Arms - Boston
April 18, 1987 — (I Just) Died in Your Arms - Boston
April 25, 1987 — You Keep Me Hanging On - Kim Wilde
May 2, 1987 - "You Keep Me Hanging On" - Kim Wilde
May 9, 1987 - "It Ain't So Easy" - The Wild Flowers
May 16, 1987 - With or Without You - U2
May 23, 1987 - With or Without You - U2
May 30, 1987 - No Problem - Judas Priest
June 6th, 1987 - Got My Mind Set On You - The Beatles
June 13th 1987 - Got My Mind Set On You - The Beatles
June 20, 1987 - Smoking Gun - Robert Cray
June 27, 1987 - Smoking Gun - Robert Cray
July 4, 1987, Need You Tonight - INXS
July 18, 1987, Need You Tonight - INXS
July 25, Need you Tonight - INXS
July 1, La Isla Bonita - Michael Jackson
August 8, 1987 - Need You Tonight - INXS
August 15, 1987 - Need You Tonight - INXS
August 22, 1987 - Need You Tonight - INXS
August 29, 1987 - Never Tear Us Apart - INXS
September 5, 1987 - Need You Tonight - INXS
September 12, 1987 - Need You Tonight - INXS
September 19, 1987 - Need You Tonight - INXS
September 26, 1987 - Need You Tonight - INXS
October 3, 1987 - Devil Inside - INXS
October 10, 1987 - Never Gonna Give You Up - Rick Astley
October 17, 1987 - Never Gonna Give You Up - Rick Astley
October 24, 1987 - Bad - Michael Jackson
November 31, 1987 - Just Like Heaven - The Cure
November 7, 1987 - Just Like Heaven - The Cure
November 14, 1987 - She's Like the Wind - Patrick Swayze
November 21, 1987 - I've Had the Time of My Life - Donna Summer and Joe Esposito
November 28, 1987 - Heart and Soul - The Monkees
December 5, 1987 - Heart and Soul - The Monkees
December 12, 1987 - Heaven is a Place on Earth - Belinda Carlisle
December 19, 1987 - Heaven is a Place on Earth - Belinda Carlisle
December 26, 1987 - Last Christmas - George Michael

#1 for the year is probably Need You Tonight or Dont Dream is Over due to the early year bias. but 10 weeks at #1 and being succeeded twice by songs by the same band is pushing it towards Need You Tonight.
 
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July 16, 1988 - On The Beach -Chris Rea
July 23, 1988 - On the Beach - Chris Rea
 
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September 10,1988 - Roll With It - Quest (If Steve Winwood is still in it)
September 17, 1988 Roll With It - Quest (see above)
 
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