Hot 100 1989

This is every Billboard Hot 100 single released in 1989 with the exception of any single that only made it under the Hot 100 (commonly known as a “Bubbling Under”).

Information includes:

  • The songs official debut date (which is not always the song’s official release date)
  • The song’s official peak position
  • Song Title
  • Artist
  • The total time of the 45 single version
  • The original catalog label and number (when available)

The ascending order of each week is placed by the highest ranked position to the lowest ranked entry.

If you would like to see all the US Top 40 singles for 1989 , you can do so on our partner website Top40Weekly.

HOT 100 DEBUTS JANUARY 1989

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Jan 7 1 Mike + The Mechanics The Living Years 5:30 Atlantic 7-88964
Jan 7 2 Milli Vanilli Girl You Know It’s True 3:48 Arista 1-9781
Jan 7 3 Bobby Brown Roni 4:30 MCA 53463
Jan 7 8 Vanessa Williams Dreamin’ 5:25 Wing 871 078-7
Jan 7 58 House Of Lords I Wanna Be Loved 3:25 RCA 8805
Jan 7 75 Ratt Way Cool Jr. 4:25 Atlantic 7-88985
Jan 14 5 Guns N’ Roses Paradise City 6:46 Geffen 7-27570
Jan 14 10 Breathe Don’t Tell Me Lies 3:44 A&M 1267
Jan 14 24 Eddie Money The Love In Your Eyes 4:05 Columbia 38-68532
Jan 14 97 KISS Let’s Put The X In Sex 3:48 Mercury 872246
Jan 21 1 Debbie Gibson Lost In Your Eyes 3:34 Atlantic 7-88970
Jan 21 6 R.E.M. Stand 3:10 Warner Bros. 7-27688
Jan 21 9 Roy Orbison You Got It 3:27 Virgin 7-99245
Jan 21 10 Chicago You’re Not Alone 4:00 Reprise/Full Moon 27757
Jan 21 14 Anita Baker Just Because 4:17 Elektra 69327
Jan 21 24 Enya Orinoco Flow 3:44 Geffen 7-27633
Jan 21 36 Cinderella The Last Mile 3:52 Mercury 872148
Jan 21 47 Huey Lewis & The News Give Me The Keys (And I’ll Drive You Crazy) 3:59 Chrysalis 43335
Jan 21 67 Marc Almond Tears Run Rings 4:20 Capitol 44240
Jan 21 74 Survivor Across The Miles 4:32 Scotti Bros. 4-68526
Jan 21 95 ‘Til Tuesday (Believed You Were) Lucky 3:37 Epic 34-08059
Jan 28 1 Fine Young Cannibals She Drives Me Crazy 3:35 I.R.S./MCA 53483
Jan 28 7 Was (Not Was) Walk The Dinosaur 3:38 Chrysalis 4-43331
Jan 28 8 Karyn White Superwoman 4:30 Warner Bros. 7-27783
Jan 28 22 Vixen Cryin’ 3:31 EMI 50167
Jan 28 30 Luther Vandross She Won’t Talk To Me 4:12 Epic 08513
Jan 28 35 Van Halen Feels So Good 3:59 Warner 27565
Jan 28 49 Boy Meets Girl Bring Down The Moon 4:15 RCA 8807
Jan 28 58 Giant Steps Into You 4:25 A&M 1256
Jan 28 84 Pet Shop Boys Left To My Own Devices 4:45 EMI-Manhattan 50171

HOT 100 DEBUTS February 1989

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Feb 4 1 Bangles Eternal Flame 3:56 Columbia 38-68533
Feb 4 12 Sa-Fire Thinking Of You 4:48 Cutting 872 502-7
Feb 4 14 Sweet Sensation & Romeo J.D Sincerely Yours 3:50 Atco 7-99246
Feb 4 42 Dino 24/7 4:02 4th & Broadway 7471
Feb 4 47 Kenny G with Smokey Robinson We’ve Saved The Best For Last 4:20 Arista 9785
Feb 4 65 Will To Power Fading Away 3:59 Epic 34-68543
Feb 4 69 Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Got It Made 4:21 Atlantic 7-88966
Feb 4 76 Kenny Loggins Tell Her 3:35 Columbia 38-68531
Feb 11 1 Roxette The Look 3:56 EMI 50190
Feb 11 6 Thirty Eight Special Second Chance 4:33 A&M 1273
Feb 11 29 Tommy Page A Shoulder To Cry On 3:20 Sire 7-27645
Feb 11 44 New Edition Can You Stand The Rain 3:59 MCA 53464
Feb 11 63 Traveling Wilburys End Of The Line 3:25 Wilbury 7-27637
Feb 11 85 Tracie Spencer Imagine 4:05 Capitol 44268
Feb 18 9 Animotion Room To Move 3:59 Polydor 871418
Feb 18 10 Poison Your Mama Don’t Dance 3:00 Enigma 44293
Feb 18 32 Stevie B I Wanna Be The One 5:04 LMR 74003
Feb 18 35 Metallica One 7:24 Elektra 7-69329
Feb 18 75 Love and Money Halleluiah Man 3:59 Mercury 870 596-7
Feb 18 75 Cheap Trick Never Had A Lot To Lose 3:22 Epic 68563
Feb 18 95 When In Rome Heaven Knows 3:44 Virgin 7-99253
Feb 25 5 Deon Estus Heaven Help Me 4:25 Mika 871 538-7
Feb 25 10 Synch Where Are You Now? 4:31 WT 31-68625
Feb 25 26 Winger Seventeen 4:02 Atlantic 7-88958
Feb 25 35 Tiffany Radio Romance 4:04 MCA 53623
Feb 25 36 Johnny Kemp Birthday Suit 4:26 Columbia 68569
Feb 25 52 Pasadenas, The Tribute (Right On) 4:20 Columbia 38-68575
Feb 25 55 Fixx, The Driven Out 3:58 RCA 8837
Feb 25 57 Simply Red It’s Only Love 3:59 Elektra 7-69317
Feb 25 78 Gina Go-Go I Can’t Face The Fact 3:55 Capitol 44233
Feb 25 78 Kiara & Shanice Wilson This Time 3:56 Arista 9772
Feb 25 91 Ivan Neville Falling Out Of Love 3:44 Polydor 871 484-7

HOT 100 DEBUTS March 1989

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Mar 4 1 Bette Midler Wind Beneath My Wings 4:54 Atlantic 7-88972
Mar 4 1 Bon Jovi I’ll Be There For You 5:43 Mercury 872564-7
Mar 4 3 Tone Loc Funky Cold Medina 4:11 Delicious Vinyl 104
Mar 4 8 Lita Ford & Ozzy Osbourne Close My Eyes Forever 4:42 RCA 8899
Mar 4 12 Def Leppard Rocket 4:17 Mercury 872 614-7
Mar 4 14 Belle Stars, The Iko Iko 2:49 Capitol 44343
Mar 4 49 Carly Simon Let The River Run 3:40 Arista 1-9793
Mar 4 73 Inner City Good Life 3:59 Virgin 7-99236
Mar 11 1 Paula Abdul Forever Your Girl 4:12 Virgin 7-99230
Mar 11 6 Cher And Peter Cetera After All 4:03 Geffen 7-27529
Mar 11 13 Living Colour Cult Of Personality 4:53 Epic 34-68611
Mar 11 80 Choirboys Run To Paradise 4:06 WTG 68564
Mar 11 95 Midge Ure Dear God 4:59 Chrysalis 43319
Mar 18 1 Madonna Like A Prayer 5:19 Sire 7-27539
Mar 18 1 Michael Damian Rock On 3:21 Cypress 1420
Mar 18 2 Jody Watley Real Love 4:19 MCA 53484
Mar 18 12 Howard Jones Everlasting Love 4:17 Elektra 7-69308
Mar 18 31 Samantha Fox I Only Wanna Be With You 2:45 Jive 1192
Mar 18 53 Steve Winwood Hearts On Fire 4:07 Virgin 7-99234
Mar 18 63 Robbie Nevil Somebody Like You 4:12 EMI 50176
Mar 18 72 Duran Duran Do You Believe In Shame? 4:23 Capitol 44337
Mar 18 90 Glenn Frey Livin’ Right 4:28 MCA 53497
Mar 25 2 Donny Osmond Soldier Of Love 3:49 Capitol 44369
Mar 25 3 Bobby Brown Every Little Step 3:53 MCA 53618
Mar 25 25 Outfield, The Voices Of Babylon 3:27 Columbia 38-68601
Mar 25 37 One 2 Many Downtown 4:27 A&M 1272
Mar 25 61 Peter Schilling The Different Story (World Of Lust And Crime) 3:54 Elektra 7-69307
Mar 25 73 Chris Rea Working On It 3:47 Geffen 7-27535
Mar 25 81 Escape Club, The Walking Through Walls 3:17 Atlantic 7-88951

HOT 100 DEBUTS April 1989

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Apr 1 1 New Kids On The Block I’ll Be Loving You (Forever) 3:54 Columbia 38-68671
Apr 1 3 Neneh Cherry Buffalo Stance 4:07 Virgin 7-99231
Apr 1 11 Debbie Gibson Electric Youth 4:55 Atlantic 7-88919
Apr 1 68 U2 & B.B. King When Love Comes To Town 4:16 Island 7-99225
Apr 1 76 Information Society Repetition 4:00 Tommy Boy 7-27659
Apr 1 82 Easterhouse Come Out Fighting 4:26 Columbia 38-68552
Apr 1 84 Eighth Wonder Baby Baby 3:48 WT 31-68610
Apr 8 4 Guns N’ Roses Patience 5:53 Geffen 7-22996
Apr 8 10 Waterfront Cry 3:52 Polydor 871110
Apr 8 20 Cinderella Coming Home 4:55 Mercury 872982
Apr 8 48 Edie Brickell & The New Bohemians Circle 3:11 Geffen 27580
Apr 8 51 Replacements, The I’ll Be You 3:27 Sire 7-22992
Apr 8 67 Figures On A Beach You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet 3:56 Sire 7-27628
Apr 8 94 Melissa Etheridge Similar Features 3:55 Island 7-99251
Apr 15 7 Natalie Cole Miss You Like Crazy 3:54 EMI 50185
Apr 15 16 Aretha Franklin & Elton John Through The Storm 4:20 Arista 1-9809
Apr 15 25 Roachford Cuddly Toy (Feel For Me) 4:08 Epic 34-68549
Apr 15 29 Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam Little Jackie Wants To Be A Star 3:55 Columbia 38-68674
Apr 15 38 Rick Astley Giving Up On Love 4:07 RCA 8872
Apr 15 57 Surface Closer Than Friends 4:15 Columbia 38-08537
Apr 15 65 Sam Brown Stop 4:00 A&M 1234
Apr 22 7 Donna Summer This Time I Know It’s For Real 3:36 Atlantic 7-88899
Apr 22 19 Elvis Costello Veronica 3:10 Warner Bros. 7-22981
Apr 22 60 Eddie Money Let Me In 4:20 Columbia 38-68739
Apr 22 62 Mike + The Mechanics Seeing Is Believing 3:13 Atlantic 7-88921
Apr 22 64 New Order Round & Round 3:59 Qwest 7-27524
Apr 22 82 Bad Company Shake It Up 3:56 Atlantic 88939
Apr 29 1 Milli Vanilli Baby Don’t Forget My Number 4:01 Arista 1-9832
Apr 29 12 Tom Petty I Won’t Back Down 2:56 MCA 53369
Apr 29 15 Michael Morales Who Do You Give Your Love To? 4:04 Wing 887 743-7
Apr 29 15 John Cougar Mellencamp Pop Singer 2:45 Mercury 874 012-7
Apr 29 27 Warrant Down Boys 4:04 Columbia 68606
Apr 29 72 XTC The Mayor Of Simpleton 3:56 Geffen 27552
Apr 29 78 Bulletboys For The Love Of Money 3:38 Warner 27554

HOT 100 DEBUTS May 1989

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
May 6 1 Simply Red If You Don’t Know Me By Now 3:24 Elektra 7-69297
May 6 1 Fine Young Cannibals Good Thing 3:22 I.R.S./MCA 53639
May 6 1 Richard Marx Satisfied 4:10 EMI 50189
May 6 6 Cyndi Lauper I Drove All Night 4:08 Epic 34-68759
May 6 16 Stevie Nicks Rooms On Fire 4:32 Modern 7-99216
May 6 20 Benny Mardones Into The Night 4:29 Polydor 889 368-7
May 6 30 Bangles Be With You 3:01 Columbia 68744
May 6 70 Guy I Like 3:59 MCA 53490
May 6 75 Was Not Was Anything Can Happen 3:40 Chrysalis 43365
May 13 5 Great White Once Bitten Twice Shy 5:21 Capitol 44366
May 13 7 Dino I Like It 3:53 4th & Broadway 7483
May 13 11 Rod Stewart Crazy About Her 4:30 Warner Bros. 7-27657
May 13 26 Real Life Send Me An Angel ’89 3:50 Curb 10531
May 13 46 Cure, The Fascination Street 4:17 Elektra 7-69300
May 13 50 Queen I Want It All 4:02 Capitol 44372
May 13 55 Chicago We Can Last Forever 3:43 Reprise/Full Moon 22985
May 13 77 Cutting Crew (Between A) Rock And A Hard Place 3:48 Virgin 7-99215
May 13 93 Julian Lennon Now You’re In Heaven 3:37 Atlantic 7-88925
May 20 1 Martika Toy Soldiers 4:52 Columbia 38-68747
May 20 3 Love and Rockets So Alive 4:15 RCA 8956
May 20 8 Exposé What You Don’t Know 4:10 Arista 1-9836
May 20 9 Doobie Brothers, The The Doctor 3:43 Capitol 44376
May 20 18 Henry Lee Summer Hey Baby 3:47 CBS Associated 4-68891
May 20 41 Peter Gabriel In Your Eyes 4:53 WTG 31-68936
May 20 60 Kevin Raleigh Moonlight On Water 4:12 Atlantic 7-88962
May 20 75 Pajama Party Yo No Se 3:58 Atlantic 7-88984
May 27 6 Karyn White Secret Rendezvous 4:06 Warner Bros. 7-27863
May 27 14 Roxette Dressed For Success 3:45 EMI 50204
May 27 25 Paul McCartney My Brave Face 3:16 Capitol 44367
May 27 37 Stevie B In My Eyes 5:09 LMR 74004
May 27 46 Cult, The Fire Woman 3:59 Sire 7-27543
May 27 58 Rob Base & D.J. E-Z Rock Joy And Pain 3:58 Profile 5247
May 27 63 Wang Chung Praying To A New God 3:32 Geffen 7-22969

HOT 100 DEBUTS June 1989

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Jun 3 2 Madonna Express Yourself 4:35 Sire 7-22948
Jun 3 7 Bon Jovi Lay Your Hands On Me 5:58 Mercury 874452
Jun 3 19 Winger Headed For A Heartbreak 3:59 Atlantic 7-88922
Jun 3 23 Sweet Sensation Hooked On You 4:06 Atco 7-99210
Jun 3 34 De La Soul Me Myself And I 3:45 Tommy Boy 7926
Jun 3 60 Whistle Right Next To Me 5:07 Select 2005
Jun 3 77 Jacksons Nothin (That Compares 2 U) 4:13 Epic 34-68688
Jun 3 86 Swing Out Sister Waiting Game 4:13 Fontana 874 190-7
Jun 3 88 Vanessa Williams Darlin’ I 4:07 Wing 871 936-7
Jun 3 91 TKA You Are The One 4:05 Warner Bros. 7-22946
Jun 10 2 Bobby Brown On Our Own 4:30 MCA 53662
Jun 10 15 LL Cool J I’m That Type Of Guy 3:23 Def Jam 38-68902
Jun 10 53 Animotion Calling It Love 4:15 Polydor 889054
Jun 10 86 R.E.M. Pop Song 89 3:03 Warner Bros. 7-27640
Jun 10 99 Skid Row Youth Gone Wild 3:18 Atlantic 7-88935
Jun 17 1 Prince Batdance 4:06 Warner 22924
Jun 17 5 Jeff Healey Band, The Angel Eyes 4:17 Arista 1-9808
Jun 17 9 Jody Watley with Eric B. & Rakim Friends 4:09 MCA 53660
Jun 17 13 Donny Osmond Sacred Emotion 4:15 Capitol 44379
Jun 17 17 Debbie Gibson No More Rhyme 4:15 Atlantic 7-88885
Jun 17 31 Michael Damian Cover Of Love 3:57 Cypress 1430
Jun 17 44 10,000 Maniacs Trouble Me 3:14 Elektra 7-69298
Jun 17 65 Holly Johnson Love Train 3:59 Uni 50023
Jun 17 75 Q-Feel Dancing In Heaven (Orbital Be-Bop) 2:52 Jive 1220
Jun 24 1 Paula Abdul Cold Hearted 3:34 Virgin 7-99196
Jun 24 8 Don Henley The End Of The Innocence 5:14 Geffen 7-22925
Jun 24 11 Soul II Soul Keep On Movin’ 3:38 Virgin 7-99205
Jun 24 19 Grayson Hugh Talk It Over 4:17 RCA 8802
Jun 24 52 White Lion Little Fighter 4:17 Atlantic 7-88874
Jun 24 58 Billy Squier Don’t Say You Love Me 3:19 Capitol 44420
Jun 24 67 .38 Special Comin’ Down Tonight 4:20 A&M 1424
Jun 24 71 Sa-Fire Gonna Make It 4:54 Cutting 874 278-7
Jun 24 97 Mica Paris My One Temptation 3:40 Island 7-99252

HOT 100 DEBUTS July 1989

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Jul 1 5 Surface Shower Me With Your Love 3:49 Columbia 38-68746
Jul 1 17 Michael Bolton Soul Provider 4:27 Columbia 68909
Jul 1 30 Howard Jones The Prisoner 4:38 Elektra 7-69288
Jul 1 41 Aretha Franklin & Whitney Houston It Isn’t, It Wasn’t, It Ain’t Never Gonna Be 5:37 Arista 1-9850
Jul 1 60 Robert Palmer Tell Me I’m Not Dreaming 3:45 EMI 50206
Jul 1 69 Dead Or Alive Come Home With Me Baby 3:50 Epic 34-68885
Jul 1 83 U2 All I Want Is You 4:14 Island 7-99199
Jul 8 1 Richard Marx Right Here Waiting 4:21 EMI 50219
Jul 8 1 Gloria Estefan Don’t Wanna Lose You 4:05 Epic 34-68959
Jul 8 3 Cher If I Could Turn Back Time 3:59 Geffen 22886
Jul 8 4 Skid Row 18 And Life 3:50 Atlantic 7-88883
Jul 8 23 Seduction You’re My One And Only (True Love) 3:46 Vendetta 1433
Jul 8 42 Chuckii Booker Turned Away 4:10 Atlantic 88917
Jul 8 64 Saraya Love Has Taken Its Toll 5:21 Polydor 889 292-7
Jul 8 82 Living Colour Open Letter (To A Landlord) 5:30 Epic 34-68934
Jul 15 1 New Kids On The Block Hangin’ Tough 3:51 Columbia 38-68960
Jul 15 48 John Cougar Mellencamp Jackie Brown 4:00 Mercury 874 644-7
Jul 22 2 Warrant Heaven 3:58 Columbia 68985
Jul 22 8 Neneh Cherry Kisses On The Wind 3:49 Virgin 99183
Jul 22 16 Katrina & The Waves That’s The Way 3:56 SBK 07303
Jul 22 45 Bad English Forget Me Not 4:53 Epic 68946
Jul 22 51 Call, The Let The Day Begin 3:50 MCA 53658
Jul 22 52 Indigo Girls Closer To Fine 3:59 Epic 68912
Jul 22 71 Bulletboys Smooth Up 4:28 Warner 22876
Jul 22 72 Outfield, The My Paradise 3:40 Columbia 38-68943
Jul 22 97 Erasure Stop! 2:54 Sire 7-22879
Jul 29 7 Young M.C. Bust A Move 4:20 Delicious Vinyl 105
Jul 29 7 Bee Gees One 4:15 Warner 22899
Jul 29 23 Tom Petty Runnin’ Down A Dream 4:23 MCA 53682
Jul 29 27 Eddie Murphy Put Your Mouth On Me 3:20 Columbia 38-68897
Jul 29 46 Stage Dolls Love Cries 3:48 Chrysalis 23366
Jul 29 59 Jets, The You Better Dance 3:50 MCA 53673
Jul 29 66 John Cafferty & The Beaver Brown Band Pride & Passion 3:30 Scotti Brothers 68999
Jul 29 70 Waterfront Nature Of Love 3:55 Polydor 871414
Jul 29 93 Guns N’ Roses Nightrain 4:26 Geffen 7-22869

HOT 100 DEBUTS August 1989

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Aug 5 1 Milli Vanilli Girl I’m Gonna Miss You 4:19 Arista 1-9870
Aug 5 12 Starship It’s Not Enough 4:23 RCA 9032
Aug 5 36 Beastie Boys Hey Ladies 3:47 Capitol 44454
Aug 5 51 Cinderella Gypsy Road 3:57 Mercury 874578
Aug 5 58 Adrian Belew Oh Daddy 3:05 Atlantic 88904
Aug 5 62 Cyndi Lauper My First Night Without You 2:58 Epic 34-68945
Aug 5 75 Dion And the Night Stood Still 3:35 Arista 1-9797
Aug 12 2 Cure, The Love Song 3:24 Elektra 7-69280
Aug 12 7 Babyface It’s No Crime 4:00 Solar 4-68966
Aug 12 11 Fine Young Cannibals Don’t Look Back 3:36 MCA 53695
Aug 12 28 Michael Morales What I Like About You 2:58 Wing 889 678-4
Aug 12 45 Doobie Brothers, The Need A Little Taste Of Love 4:02 Capitol 44441
Aug 12 46 Moving Pictures What About Me 3:35 Geffen 7-22859
Aug 12 56 Graces, The Lay Down Your Arms 3:54 A&M 1440
Aug 12 67 Tangier On The Line 4:17 Atco 99208
Aug 12 81 Paul Shaffer When The Radio Is On 4:00 Capitol 44413
Aug 12 83 Information Society Lay All Your Love On Me 3:40 Tommy Boy 7-27534
Aug 12 86 Tora Tora Walkin’ Shoes 3:59 A&M 1425
Aug 19 2 Madonna Cherish 4:03 Sire 7-22883
Aug 19 10 Exposé When I Looked At Him 4:17 Arista 9868
Aug 19 18 Kevin Paige Don’t Shut Me Out 3:47 Chrysalis 23389
Aug 19 34 Sharon Bryant Let Go 4:09 Wing 871722
Aug 19 89 Rick Astley Ain’t Too Proud To Beg 4:20 RCA 9030
Aug 26 1 Roxette Listen To Your Heart 5:26 EMI 50223
Aug 26 7 Bobby Brown Rock Wit’cha 4:20 MCA 53652
Aug 26 13 Elton John Healing Hands 4:22 MCA 53692
Aug 26 18 Poco Call It Love 3:53 RCA 9038
Aug 26 18 Prince Partyman 3:11 Warner Bros. 7-22814
Aug 26 31 Living Colour Glamour Boys 3:40 Epic 34-68548
Aug 26 67 Underworld Stand Up 3:50 Sire 22852
Aug 26 93 Beach Boys, The Still Cruisin’ 3:32 Capitol 44445
Aug 26 100 1927 That’s When I Think Of You 4:10 Atlantic 88878

HOT 100 DEBUTS September 1989

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Sep 2 1 Janet Jackson Miss You Much 3:53 A&M 1445
Sep 2 2 Tears For Fears Sowing The Seeds Of Love 5:43 Fontana 874 710-7
Sep 2 3 B-52’s, The Love Shack 4:15 Reprise 7-22817
Sep 2 5 Rolling Stones, The Mixed Emotions 4:00 Columbia 38-69008
Sep 2 5 Aerosmith Love In An Elevator 3:38 Geffen 7-22845
Sep 2 6 Mötley Crüe Dr. Feelgood 4:51 Elektra 7-69271
Sep 2 15 Tina Turner The Best 4:08 Capitol 44442
Sep 2 25 Martika I Feel The Earth Move 3:58 Columbia 38-68996
Sep 2 58 Kon Kan ‘Puss N Boots / These Boots (Are Made For Walkin’)’ 3:38 Atlantic 88828
Sep 9 11 Kix Don’t Close Your Eyes 4:15 Atlantic 88902
Sep 9 23 Dino Sunshine 4:04 4th & Broadway 7489
Sep 9 26 2 Live Crew Me So Horny 4:28 Skywalker 130
Sep 9 38 Cover Girls, The My Heart Skips A Beat 4:18 Capitol 44436
Sep 9 49 Christopher Williams Talk To Myself 4:20 Geffen 7-22936
Sep 9 55 Vesta Congratulations 4:25 A&M 1407
Sep 9 77 Texas I Don’t Want A Lover 4:25 Mercury 872 350-7
Sep 9 94 Paul McCartney This One 4:07 Capitol 44438
Sep 16 1 Bad English When I See You Smile 4:16 Epic 34-69082
Sep 16 2 New Kids On The Block Cover Girl 4:00 Columbia 38-69088
Sep 16 8 New Kids On The Block Didn’t I (Blow Your Mind) 4:24 Columbia 38-68960
Sep 16 68 Bardeux I Love To Bass 3:58 Enigma 75047
Sep 16 85 Donna Summer Love’s About To Change My Heart 3:45 Atlantic 7-88840
Sep 23 3 Paula Abdul (It’s Just) The Way That You Love Me 4:03 Virgin 7-99282
Sep 23 4 Soul II Soul Featuring Caron Wheeler Back To Life 3:29 Virgin 7-99171
Sep 23 7 Alice Cooper Poison 4:28 Epic 34-68958
Sep 23 20 Sybil Don’t Make Me Over 3:54 Next Plateau 325
Sep 23 28 Thompson Twins Sugar Daddy 3:30 Warner Bros. 7-22819
Sep 23 41 Soulsister The Way To Your Heart 3:45 EMI 50217
Sep 23 59 White Lion Radar Love 6:02 Atlantic 7-88836
Sep 23 62 Teddy Riley Featuring Guy My Fantasy 4:00 Motown 1968
Sep 23 71 Debbie Gibson We Could Be Together 4:38 Atlantic 7-88896
Sep 23 82 Love and Rockets No Big Deal 3:43 Big Time 9045
Sep 23 84 Sinitta Right Back Where We Started From 3:12 Atlantic 7-88807
Sep 23 85 Winger Hungry 3:58 Atlantic 7-88859
Sep 30 10 Tesla Love Song 4:03 Geffen 7-22856
Sep 30 2 Linda Ronstadt Featuring Aaron Neville Don’t Know Much 3:33 Elektra 7-69261
Sep 30 11 Belinda Carlisle Leave A Light On 4:15 MCA 53706
Sep 30 11 Gloria Estefan Get On Your Feet 3:37 Epic 34-69064
Sep 30 30 Great White The Angel Song 3:57 Capitol 44449
Sep 30 40 Eurythmics Don’t Ask Me Why 4:21 Arista 1-9880
Sep 30 56 Giant I’m A Believer 5:43 A&M 1454
Sep 30 73 Donny Osmond Hold On 3:32 Capitol 44423
Sep 30 93 Cult, The Edie (Ciao Baby) 3:59 Sire 7-22873

HOT 100 DEBUTS October 1989

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Oct 7 40 Shana I Want You 4:15 Vision 4511
Oct 7 1 Milli Vanilli Blame It On The Rain 4:06 Arista 1-9904
Oct 7 4 Richard Marx Angelia 4:08 EMI 50218
Oct 7 9 Bon Jovi Living In Sin 4:36 Mercury 876070
Oct 7 21 Don Henley The Last Worthless Evening 6:05 Geffen 7-22771
Oct 7 32 Billy Ocean Licence To Chill 4:34 Jive 1283
Oct 7 50 Alarm, The Sold Me Down The River 3:36 I.R.S. 73002
Oct 7 56 Stevie B Girl I Am Searching For You 4:45 LMR 74005
Oct 7 79 Patti LaBelle If You Asked Me To 3:56 MCA 53358
Oct 7 84 Icehouse Touch The Fire 3:45 Chrysalis 23414
Oct 14 2 Technotronic Featuring Felly Pump Up The Jam 3:36 SBK 07311
Oct 14 4 Jody Watley Everything 4:15 MCA 53714
Oct 14 44 Jaya If You Leave Me Now 4:38 LMR 87000
Oct 14 1 Billy Joel We Didn’t Start The Fire 4:29 Columbia 38-73021
Oct 14 60 Regina Belle Baby Come To Me 4:12 Columbia 68969
Oct 21 5 Taylor Dayne With Every Beat Of My Heart 4:12 Arista 9895
Oct 21 8 Cher Just Like Jesse James 4:06 Geffen 7-22844
Oct 21 36 Prince & Sheena Easton The Arms Of Orion 3:51 Warner Bros. 7-22757
Oct 21 50 Lil Louis French Kiss 4:00 Epic 73007
Oct 21 67 Enuff Z’Nuff New Thing 4:21 Atco 7-99207
Oct 21 74 After 7 Heat Of The Moment 4:20 Virgin 99204
Oct 21 87 Jets, The The Same Love 3:58 MCA 53734
Oct 28 1 Michael Bolton How Am I Supposed To Live Without You 4:14 Columbia 73017
Oct 28 6 Lou Gramm Just Between You And Me 4:53 Atlantic 88781
Oct 28 11 Jive Bunny & The Mastermixers Swing The Mood 3:58 Music Factory 7-99140
Oct 28 11 Joe Cocker When The Night Comes 4:46 Capitol 44437
Oct 28 24 Michael Damian Was It Nothing At All 3:58 Cypress 1451
Oct 28 31 Paul Carrack I Live By The Groove 3:59 Chrysalis 23427
Oct 28 84 Shirley Lewis Realistic 4:32 Vendetta 1448
Oct 28 87 Grayson Hugh Bring It All Back 3:50 RCA 9093
Oct 28 90 Tracy Chapman Crossroads 4:11 Elektra 69273

HOT 100 DEBUTS November 1989

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Nov 4 7 Tom Petty Free Fallin’ 4:14 MCA 53748
Nov 4 1 Phil Collins Another Day In Paradise 4:44 Atlantic 88774
Nov 4 23 Rolling Stones, The Rock And A Hard Place 4:05 Columbia 38-73057
Nov 4 37 Whitesnake Fool For Your Loving 4:10 Geffen 4-22715
Nov 4 58 DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince I Think I Can Beat Mike Tyson 4:56 Jive 1282
Nov 4 67 Shooting Star Touch Me Tonight 4:10 Enigma 75054
Nov 4 84 Surface You Are My Everything 3:53 Columbia 38-69016
Nov 4 93 Warrant Big Talk 3:42 Columbia 73035
Nov 4 95 Melissa Etheridge No Souvenirs 4:33 Island 7-99176
Nov 4 97 Big Noise Name And Number 3:39 Atco 99168
Nov 11 2 Seduction Two To Make It Right 4:13 Vendetta 1464
Nov 11 2 Janet Jackson Rhythm Nation 4:27 A&M 1455
Nov 11 20 Madonna Oh Father 4:20 Sire 7-22723
Nov 11 7 New Kids On The Block This One’s For The Children 3:54 Columbia 38-73064
Nov 11 54 Fine Young Cannibals I’m Not The Man I Used To Be 4:20 MCA 53686
Nov 11 59 Pajama Party Over And Over 4:00 Atlantic 7-88799
Nov 11 63 Saraya Back To The Bullet 3:40 Polydor 889 976-4
Nov 18 6 Skid Row I Remember You 5:10 Atlantic 7-88886
Nov 18 7 Michel’le No More Lies 3:43 Ruthless 7-99149
Nov 18 14 Babyface Tender Lover 4:10 Solar 74003
Nov 18 18 Quincy Jones Featuring Ray Charles & Chaka Khan I’ll Be Good To You 4:17 Qwest 7-22697
Nov 18 55 Eric Clapton Pretending 4:16 Duck/Reprise 22732
Nov 25 3 Rod Stewart Downtown Train 4:30 Warner Bros. 7-22685
Nov 25 4 Aerosmith Janie’s Got A Gun 5:29 Geffen 22727
Nov 25 27 Mötley Crüe Kickstart My Heart 4:42 Elektra 7-69248
Nov 25 33 Young M.C. Principal’s Office 4:08 Delicious Vinyl 99137
Nov 25 39 Tina Turner Steamy Windows 4:03 Capitol 44473
Nov 25 52 Fiona & Kip Winger Everything You Do (You’re Sexing Me) 3:28 Atlantic 7-88823
Nov 25 55 Bonham Wait For You 3:52 WTG 73034
Nov 25 66 KISS Hide Your Heart 4:25 Mercury 876146
Nov 25 75 Starship I Didn’t Mean To Stay All Night 4:51 RCA 9109

HOT 100 DEBUTS December 1989

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Dec 2 5 Chicago What Kind Of Man Would I Be? 4:18 Reprise/Full Moon 22741
Dec 2 11 Eddie Money Peace In Our Time 4:30 Columbia 38-73047
Dec 2 36 Tears For Fears Woman In Chains 5:28 Fontana 876 248-7
Dec 2 39 Poco Nothin’ To Hide 4:21 RCA 9131
Dec 2 64 Jermaine Jackson Don’t Take It Personal 4:30 Arista 9875
Dec 2 74 Cure, The Lullaby 4:07 Elektra 7-69249
Dec 2 75 Christopher Max Serious Kinda Girl 3:40 EMI 50229
Dec 2 77 Chunky A Owwww! 4:29 MCA 53736
Dec 9 8 Cover Girls, The We Can’t Go Wrong 4:24 Capitol 44498
Dec 9 9 Exposé Tell Me Why 4:26 Arista 9916
Dec 9 28 Depeche Mode Personal Jesus 3:39 Sire 4-19941
Dec 9 38 Smithereens, The A Girl Like You 4:07 Enigma 44480
Dec 9 51 Marcia Griffiths Electric Boogie 4:03 Mango 126
Dec 9 73 Neneh Cherry Heart 3:20 Virgin 99153
Dec 9 81 Michael Morales I Don’t Know 3:54 Wing 873 282-7
Dec 9 84 Diving For Pearls Gimme Your Good Lovin’ 4:12 Epic 34-69036
Dec 9 97 Hooters 500 Miles 4:13 Columbia 38-73013
Dec 16 1 Paula Abdul & The Wild Pair Opposites Attract 3:45 Virgin 99158 A
Dec 16 2 Roxette Dangerous 3:51 EMI 50233
Dec 16 6 Gloria Estefan Here We Are 4:49 Epic 34-73084
Dec 16 10 D Mob Introducing Cathy Dennis C’mon And Get My Love 3:50 FFRR 886 798-4
Dec 16 53 Sa-Fire I Will Survive 3:58 Mercury 876 369-4
Dec 16 61 Dino Never 2 Much Of U 4:00 4th & Broadway 7495
Dec 16 90 Sharon Bryant Foolish Heart 4:33 Wing 889878
Dec 23 3 B-52’s, The Roam 4:02 Reprise 22667
Dec 23 5 Bad English Price Of Love 4:38 Epic 73094
Dec 23 6 Luther Vandross Here And Now 5:20 Epic 73029
Dec 23 84 Loverboy Too Hot 4:15 Columbia 38-73066
Dec 23 89 Abstrac’ Right And Hype 4:48 Reprise 22872