Hot 100 1990

This is every Billboard Hot 100 single released in 1990 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.

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HOT 100 DEBUTS JANUARY 1990

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Jan 6 1 Alannah Myles Black Velvet 4:45 Atlantic 88742
Jan 6 4 Milli Vanilli All Or Nothing 3:56 Arista AS1-9923
Jan 6 13 Michael Penn No Myth 4:11 RCA 9111
Jan 6 20 Warrant Sometimes She Cries 4:06 Columbia 38-73300
Jan 6 56 Kenny G Going Home 5:26 Arista 9913
Jan 13 6 Billy Joel I Go To Extremes 4:16 Columbia 38-73091
Jan 13 18 Elton John Sacrifice 5:01 MCA 53750
Jan 13 71 Entouch Featuring Keith Sweat All Nite 3:52 Vintertainment 7-69260
Jan 13 85 Saraya Timeless Love 3:40 SBK 07316
Jan 13 92 Paul McCartney Figure Of Eight 4:00 Capitol 44489
Jan 20 1 Janet Jackson Escapade 4:41 A&M 1490
Jan 20 9 A’me Lorain Whole Wide World 3:50 RCA 9099
Jan 20 9 Biz Markie Just A Friend 3:58 Cold Chillin 7-22784
Jan 20 12 Richard Marx Too Late To Say Goodbye 3:58 EMI 50234
Jan 20 28 Whitesnake The Deeper The Love 4:12 Geffen 7-19951
Jan 20 29 Kevin Paige Anything I Want 3:43 Chrysalis 23444
Jan 20 30 Belinda Carlisle Summer Rain 4:03 MCA 53783
Jan 20 47 Skyy Real Love 3:52 Atlantic 7-88816
Jan 20 56 Alice Cooper House Of Fire 3:42 Epic 73085
Jan 27 1 Taylor Dayne Love Will Lead You Back 4:18 Arista 9938
Jan 27 7 Technotronic Get Up! (Before The Night Is Over) 3:27 SBK 07315
Jan 27 24 U-Krew, The If U Were Mine 4:01 Enigma 75051
Jan 27 36 Joan Jett Dirty Deeds 3:14 Blackheart 73215
Jan 27 47 Enuff Z’Nuff Fly High Michelle 4:05 Atco 4-99135
Jan 27 74 Sybil Walk On By 4:04 Next Plateau 327
Jan 27 88 Yvonne There’s A Party Going On 3:43 Cutting 228
Jan 27 89 Lenny Kravitz Let Love Rule 5:36 Virgin 99166

HOT 100 DEBUTS February 1990

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Feb 3 3 Lisa Stansfield All Around The World 4:16 Arista 9928
Feb 3 3 Phil Collins I Wish It Would Rain Down 5:20 Atlantic 88738
Feb 3 8 KISS Forever 3:52 Mercury 876716
Feb 3 8 Madonna Keep It Together 4:35 Sire 7-19986
Feb 3 29 Stevie B Love Me For Life 5:12 LMR 84006
Feb 3 36 Brat Pack, The You’re The Only Woman 4:00 Vendetta 1447
Feb 3 69 Jive Bunny & The Mastermixers That’s What I Like 3:58 Music Factory 7-99122
Feb 3 86 Chimes, The 1-2-3 3:16 Columbia 73087
Feb 10 2 Jane Child Don’t Wanna Fall In Love 4:04 Warner 19933
Feb 10 2 Calloway I Wanna Be Rich 4:25 Solar 74005
Feb 10 11 Linda Ronstadt & Aaron Neville All My Life 3:18 Elektra 4-64987
Feb 10 20 Cher Heart Of Stone 3:50 Geffen 19953
Feb 10 50 Rolling Stones, The Almost Hear You Sigh 4:24 Columbia 38-73093
Feb 10 82 John Farnham You’re The Voice 4:27 RCA 9086
Feb 17 1 Tommy Page I’ll Be Your Everything 4:08 Sire 7-19959
Feb 17 5 Linear Sending All My Love 3:49 Atlantic 4-87961
Feb 17 21 Don Henley The Heart Of The Matter 3:52 Geffen 4-19898
Feb 17 40 Lou Gramm True Blue Love 4:48 Atlantic 88768
Feb 17 47 Midnight Oil Blue Sky Mine 4:12 Columbia 38-73250
Feb 17 48 Leila K & Rob ‘n Raz Got To Get 3:41 Arista 9931
Feb 17 65 Anything Box Living In Oblivion 4:21 Epic 73231
Feb 17 69 McAuley Schenker Group Anytime 5:29 Capitol 44471
Feb 17 70 Joyce “Fenderella” Irby I’ll Be There 3:57 Motown 2032
Feb 24 6 Babyface Whip Appeal 4:23 Solar 74007
Feb 24 8 Mötley Crüe Without You 4:29 Elektra 7-64985
Feb 24 13 Seduction Heartbeat 4:54 Vendetta 1473
Feb 24 28 Faster Pussycat House Of Pain 5:47 Elektra 7-64995
Feb 24 34 Natalie Cole Wild Women Do 4:00 EMI 50275
Feb 24 43 Regina Belle Make It Like It Was 3:53 Columbia 73022
Feb 24 82 Mantronix Featuring Wondress Got To Have Your Love 3:58 Capitol 44466
Feb 24 90 Fine Young Cannibals I’m Not Satisfied 3:41 MCA 53789

HOT 100 DEBUTS March 1990

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Mar 3 3 Michael Bolton How Can We Be Lovers 3:47 Columbia 73257
Mar 3 46 Kaoma Lambada 3:35 Epic 73090
Mar 3 46 Tom Petty A Face In The Crowd 3:50 MCA 53781
Mar 3 76 Inner City Whatcha Gonna Do With My Lovin’ 4:07 Virgin 7-98999
Mar 3 85 Xymox Imagination 3:45 Wing 873000
Mar 10 17 Adam Ant Room At The Top 4:05 MCA 53679
Mar 10 26 Salt ‘N Pepa Expression 4:04 Next Plateau 50101
Mar 10 31 Quincy Jones The Secret Garden (Sweet Seduction Suite) 6:40 Qwest 7-19992
Mar 10 40 Timmy T Time After Time 4:07 Jam City 5003
Mar 10 49 Bonnie Raitt Have A Heart 3:50 Capitol 44501
Mar 10 55 Tesla The Way It Is 4:32 Geffen 4-19948
Mar 10 73 Pajama Party Hide And Seek 3:58 Atlantic 4-87973
Mar 10 88 Eric Clapton Bad Love 4:15 Duck/Reprise 19980
Mar 10 89 Tears For Fears Advice For The Young At Heart 4:46 Fontana 876 894-4
Mar 17 1 Sinead O’Connor Nothing Compares 2 U 5:09 Ensign/Chrysalis 23488
Mar 17 1 Wilson Phillips Hold On 3:32 SBK 07322
Mar 17 9 Aerosmith What It Takes 4:06 Geffen 19944
Mar 17 11 Digital Underground The Humpty Dance 4:40 Tommy Boy 7944
Mar 17 13 Sweet Sensation Love Child 4:04 Atco 4-98983
Mar 17 37 Corey Hart A Little Love 4:03 EMI 50239
Mar 17 78 Peter Wolf 99 Worlds 3:26 MCA 53726
Mar 17 83 Great White House Of Broken Love 4:13 Capitol 44491
Mar 24 10 Rod Stewart & Ronald Isley This Old Heart Of Mine 4:04 Warner Bros. 7-19983
Mar 24 20 Giant I’ll See You In My Dreams 4:09 A&M 1495
Mar 24 46 Robert Plant Hurting Kind (I’ve Got My Eyes On You) 4:01 Es Paranza 4-98985
Mar 24 55 Peter Murphy Cuts You Up 5:20 Beggars Banquet 9140
Mar 24 75 Young M.C. I Come Off 4:04 Delicious Vinyl 98993
Mar 24 82 Shana You Can’t Get Away 4:00 Vision 4515
Mar 24 87 Jody Watley Precious Love 3:46 MCA 53790
Mar 31 2 Heart All I Wanna Do Is Make Love To You 4:34 Capitol 44507
Mar 31 7 After 7 Ready Or Not 3:46 Virgin 98995
Mar 31 17 Exposé Your Baby Never Looked Good In Blue 3:50 Arista 2011
Mar 31 38 Electronic Getting Away With It 4:19 Warner Bros. 7-19880
Mar 31 59 Laura Branigan Moonlight On Water 4:39 Atlantic 87969
Mar 31 67 Grayson Hugh & Betty Wright How ‘Bout Us 4:32 RCA 9163

HOT 100 DEBUTS April 1990

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Apr 7 1 Roxette It Must Have Been Love 3:43 EMI 50283
Apr 7 3 Bell Biv DeVoe Poison 4:18 MCA 53772
Apr 7 4 Janet Jackson Alright 4:34 A&M 1479
Apr 7 29 Basia Cruising For Bruising 4:01 Epic 73239
Apr 7 33 L.A. Guns The Ballad Of Jayne 3:59 Vertigo 876984
Apr 7 33 Fleetwood Mac Save Me 3:50 Warner Bros. 19866
Apr 7 35 Whistle Always And Forever 4:30 Select 2014
Apr 7 48 Gloria Estefan Oye Mi Canto (Hear My Voice) 3:43 Epic 34-73269
Apr 7 49 Cover Girls, The All That Glitters Isn’t Gold 3:44 Capitol 44545
Apr 7 87 Jimmy Somerville You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real) 3:52 London-Sire 886 973-4
Apr 14 1 Madonna Vogue 4:19 Sire 19863
Apr 14 8 Depeche Mode Enjoy The Silence 4:15 Sire 4-19885
Apr 14 10 Perfect Gentlemen Ooh La La (I Can’t Get Over You) 4:02 Columbia 38-73211
Apr 14 16 Jude Cole Baby, It’s Tonight 3:40 Reprise 19869
Apr 14 29 Michel’le Nicety 3:23 Ruthless 4-98980
Apr 14 54 Soul II Soul Get A Life 3:32 Virgin 4-98981
Apr 14 66 Bad English Heaven Is A 4 Letter Word 4:04 Epic 73307
Apr 14 69 Hi Tek 3 Featuring Ya Kid K Spin That Wheel 3:22 SBK 07320
Apr 14 76 Beats International Dub Be Good To Me 4:00 Elektra 64970
Apr 21 13 Partners In Kryme Turtle Power 3:47 SBK 07325
Apr 21 30 B-52’s, The Deadbeat Club 4:15 Reprise 19938
Apr 21 60 Damn Yankees Coming Of Age 4:15 Warner Bros. 4-19838
Apr 21 71 Cure, The Pictures Of You 4:38 Elektra 4-64974
Apr 21 77 4 Of Us, The Drag My Bad Name Down 2:50 Columbia 73243
Apr 28 4 Phil Collins Do You Remember? 4:32 Atlantic 87955
Apr 28 6 Tyler Collins Girls Nite Out 4:02 RCA 2630
Apr 28 8 M.C. Hammer U Can’t Touch This 4:15 Capitol 15571
Apr 28 13 Richard Marx Children Of The Night 4:00 EMI 50288
Apr 28 19 Louie Louie Sittin’ In The Lap Of Luxury 3:21 WTG 31-73266
Apr 28 21 Nikki Notice Me 3:47 Geffen 4-19946
Apr 28 27 Slaughter Up All Night 3:44 Chrysalis 23486
Apr 28 28 Elton John Club At The End Of The Street 4:27 MCA 53818
Apr 28 32 Brent Bourgeois Dare To Fall In Love 3:54 Charisma 98971
Apr 28 53 Michael Penn This & That 3:17 RCA 9180
Apr 28 59 D Mob (with Cathy Dennis) That’s The Way Of The World 3:46 FFRR 886 980-4
Apr 28 81 Gorky Park Try To Find Me 5:11 Mercury 876 488-4
Apr 28 89 Alice Cooper Only My Heart Talkin’ 4:35 Epic 73268

HOT 100 DEBUTS May 1990

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
May 5 2 Billy Idol Cradle Of Love 4:31 Chrysalis 23509
May 5 2 En Vogue Hold On 5:04 Atlantic 4-87984
May 5 4 Taylor Dayne I’ll Be Your Shelter 4:01 Arista 2005
May 5 36 Alannah Myles Love Is 3:32 Atlantic 4-87945
May 5 54 Young & Restless B Girls 3:56 Pandisc 056
May 5 57 Billy Joel The Downeaster “Alexa” 3:35 Columbia 38-73333
May 5 70 Joey Kid Counting The Days 3:49 Atlantic 87898
May 5 94 Smithereens, The Blues Before And After 3:03 Enigma 44516
May 12 2 Snap! The Power 3:34 Arista 2013
May 12 3 Johnny Gill Rub You The Right Way 3:58 Motown 2045
May 12 14 Mellow Man Ace Mentirosa 4:16 Capitol 44533
May 12 25 George LaMond Bad Of The Heart 3:54 Columbia 38-73339
May 12 42 Tommy Page When I Dream Of You 4:04 Sire 7-19839
May 12 75 Black Crowes, The Jealous Again 4:25 Def American 19697
May 12 77 Andrew Ridgeley Shake 3:25 Columbia 38-73337
May 12 78 Linda Ronstadt & Aaron Neville When Something Is Wrong With My Baby 3:46 Elektra 4-64968
May 19 1 Glenn Medeiros & Bobby Brown She Ain’t Worth It 3:31 MCA 53831
May 19 8 Go West King Of Wishful Thinking 3:54 EMI 50307
May 19 31 Lightning Seeds, The Pure 3:40 MCA 53816
May 19 35 Del Amitri Kiss This Thing Goodbye 4:30 A&M 1485
May 19 50 ZZ Top Doubleback 3:57 Warner 19812
May 19 66 Ana Got To Tell Me Something 2:55 Parc 73317
May 19 92 Bonnie Raitt Nick Of Time 3:38 Capitol 44364
May 26 1 New Kids On The Block Step By Step 4:18 Columbia 73343
May 26 7 Michael Bolton When I’m Back On My Feet Again 3:44 Columbia 73342
May 26 14 Lisa Stansfield You Can’t Deny It 4:22 Arista 2024
May 26 54 Alisha Bounce Back 3:51 MCA 79021
May 26 62 Howard Hewett Show Me 4:57 Elektra 4-64978
May 26 75 Quincy Jones & Tevin Campbell Tomorrow (A Better You, Better Me) 3:23 Qwest 7-19881

HOT 100 DEBUTS June 1990

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Jun 2 1 Mariah Carey Vision Of Love 3:22 Columbia 73348
Jun 2 14 Keith Sweat Make You Sweat 3:38 Vintertainment 4-64961
Jun 2 19 Mötley Crüe Don’t Go Away Mad (Just Go Away) 4:34 Elektra 4-64962
Jun 2 46 Tony! Toni! Toné! The Blues 4:13 Wing 873994
Jun 2 49 Danger Danger Bang Bang 3:50 Epic 34-73380
Jun 2 49 Jane Child Welcome To The Real World 4:47 Warner 19834
Jun 2 96 Whitesnake Now You’re Gone 3:57 Geffen 4-19976
Jun 9 11 Seduction Could This Be Love 4:28 Vendetta 1509
Jun 9 21 Bad English Possession 4:47 Epic 73398
Jun 9 68 U-Krew, The Let Me Be Your Lover 3:43 Enigma 75069
Jun 9 81 KISS Rise To It 3:44 Mercury 875098
Jun 9 98 Michael McDonald Take It To Heart 5:46 Reprise 4-19828
Jun 16 1 Sweet Sensation If Wishes Came True 5:09 Atco 4-98953
Jun 16 30 Babyface My Kinda Girl 4:58 Solar 74515
Jun 16 54 Seiko & Donnie Wahlberg The Right Combination 4:19 Columbia 38-73417
Jun 16 72 A’me Lorain Follow My Heartbeat 3:39 RCA 2620
Jun 16 78 49ers Don’t You Love Me 3:08 4th & Broadway 447506
Jun 16 88 Little Caesar Chain Of Fools 5:21 DGC 4-19693
Jun 23 9 Faith No More Epic 3:53 Slash 4-19813
Jun 23 18 Bruce Hornsby & The Range Across The River 4:38 RCA 2621
Jun 23 22 Aerosmith The Other Side 3:55 Geffen 19927
Jun 23 23 Heart I Didn’t Want To Need You 3:58 Capitol 44553
Jun 23 27 Brother Beyond The Girl I Used To Know 4:00 EMI 50287
Jun 23 35 West Coast Rap All-Stars, The We’re All In The Same Gang 4:04 Warner Bros. 4-19819
Jun 23 44 Anita Baker Talk To Me 3:46 Elektra 64964
Jun 23 60 Sinead O’Connor The Emperor’s New Clothes 4:09 Ensign 23528
Jun 23 76 Modern English I Melt With You 4:06 TVT 2812
Jun 23 96 Joe Cocker What Are You Doing With A Fool Like Me 4:07 Capitol 44543
Jun 30 1 Wilson Phillips Release Me 3:40 SBK 07327
Jun 30 1 Maxi Priest Close To You 3:55 Charisma 4-98951
Jun 30 2 Janet Jackson Come Back To Me 4:36 A&M 1475
Jun 30 3 Bell Biv DeVoe Do Me! 4:28 MCA 53848
Jun 30 4 M.C. Hammer Have You Seen Her 4:38 Capitol 44573
Jun 30 9 Time, The Jerk Out 3:46 Paisley Park 4-19750
Jun 30 10 Madonna Hanky Panky 3:49 Sire 4-19789
Jun 30 14 Kyper Tic-Tac-Toe 3:56 Atlantic 87910
Jun 30 15 Stevie B Love And Emotion 3:38 RCA 2645
Jun 30 44 Gloria Estefan Cuts Both Ways 3:06 Epic 34-73395
Jun 30 71 Brat Pack, The I’m Never Gonna Give You Up 3:44 Vendetta 1502
Jun 30 85 Soul II Soul A Dreams A Dream 3:58 Virgin 4-98955

HOT 100 DEBUTS July 1990

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Jul 7 1 Nelson (Can’t Live Without Your) Love And Affection 3:47 DGC 19689
Jul 7 3 Poison Unskinny Bop 3:37 Enigma 44584
Jul 7 42 Kid Frost La Raza 3:21 Virgin 4-98947
Jul 7 47 Troop All I Do Is Think Of You 3:48 Atlantic 4-87952
Jul 7 48 Don Henley How Bad Do You Want It? 3:40 Geffen 4-19699
Jul 7 52 St. Paul Stranger To Love 4:36 Atlantic 4-87899
Jul 14 8 Paul Young Oh Girl 3:28 Columbia 73377
Jul 14 70 Linear Don’t You Come Cryin’ 3:35 Atlantic 4-87877
Jul 14 76 Electric Boys All Lips N’ Hips 4:07 Atco 4-98973
Jul 14 78 Jimmy Ryser Same Old Look 3:52 Arista 2039
Jul 14 81 Tiana First True Love 3:54 MicMac 2537
Jul 14 89 Bad Company Holy Water 4:00 Atco 98944
Jul 14 98 Lita Ford Hungry 3:56 RCA 2607
Jul 21 1 Jon Bon Jovi Blaze Of Glory 5:30 Mercury 875896
Jul 21 12 Cheap Trick Can’t Stop Falling Into Love 3:38 Epic 73444
Jul 21 20 Luke Featuring The 2 Live Crew Banned In The U.S.A. 4:21 Luke 98915
Jul 21 25 Adventures Of Stevie V Dirty Cash (Money Talks) 3:51 Mercury 875802
Jul 21 51 Doc Box & B. Fresh Slow Love 4:00 Motown 2028
Jul 21 63 Calloway All The Way 3:27 Solar 74516
Jul 21 72 Party, The Summer Vacation 4:34 Hollywood 4-64945
Jul 21 96 Timmy T What Will I Do 3:30 Quality 4-15102
Jul 28 6 After 7 Can’t Stop 3:44 Virgin 98961
Jul 28 31 Indecent Obsession Tell Me Something 4:00 MCA 53830
Jul 28 42 Winger Can’t Get Enuff 4:05 Atlantic 4-87884
Jul 28 75 Chicago Hearts In Trouble 5:02 DGC 19679

HOT 100 DEBUTS August 1990

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Aug 4 1 James Ingram I Don’t Have The Heart 3:52 Warner 19911
Aug 4 4 Phil Collins Something Happened On The Way To Heaven 4:42 Atlantic 87885
Aug 4 6 Prince Thieves In The Temple 3:17 Paisley Park 4-21598
Aug 4 7 New Kids On The Block Tonight 3:18 Columbia 38-73461
Aug 4 8 Black Box Everybody Everybody 4:01 RCA 2628
Aug 4 10 Johnny Gill My, My, My 5:09 Motown 2033
Aug 4 12 Taylor Dayne Heart Of Stone 3:54 Arista 2057
Aug 4 32 Jude Cole Time For Letting Go 4:09 Reprise 19743
Aug 4 55 Whispers, The Innocent 4:09 Capitol 44593
Aug 4 77 Billy Joel That’s Not Her Style 4:58 Columbia 38-73442
Aug 11 6 Dino Romeo 4:15 Island 878 012-4
Aug 11 15 Depeche Mode Policy Of Truth 5:03 Sire 4-19842
Aug 11 44 Vixen How Much Love 4:00 EMI 50302
Aug 11 65 TKA I Won’t Give Up On You 3:58 Tommy Boy 4-19730
Aug 11 69 Favorite Angel Only Women Bleed 3:52 Columbia 38-73476
Aug 11 93 Bang Holding My Heart 3:33 Vandetta 1504
Aug 18 4 Pebbles Giving You The Benefit 4:20 MCA 53891
Aug 18 19 Concrete Blonde Joey 4:00 I.R.S. 73014
Aug 18 19 Slaughter Fly To The Angels 4:22 Chrysalis 23527
Aug 18 21 Lisa Stansfield This Is The Right Time 4:07 Arista 2049
Aug 18 32 Glenn Medeiros & Ray Parker Jr. All I’m Missing Is You 3:36 MCA 53886
Aug 18 63 George LaMond Look Into My Eyes 3:58 Columbia 38-73486
Aug 18 68 Gene Loves Jezebel Jealous 3:26 Geffen 4-19688
Aug 18 69 Louie Louie I Wanna Get Back With You 3:37 WTG 31-73472
Aug 25 13 Righteous Brothers, The Unchained Melody 3:33 Verve 871 882-7
Aug 25 21 Breathe Say A Prayer 3:33 A&M 1519
Aug 25 29 Boys, The Crazy 4:03 Motown 2053
Aug 25 36 Michael Bolton Georgia On My Mind 4:53 Columbia 73490
Aug 25 38 En Vogue Lies 4:08 Atlantic 4-87893
Aug 25 46 Sydney Youngblood I’d Rather Go Blind 3:50 Arista 2055
Aug 25 72 Tricia Leigh Fisher Empty Beach 3:12 Atco 4-98932
Aug 25 76 Beats International Won’t Talk About It 3:44 Elektra 64948

HOT 100 DEBUTS September 1990

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Sep 1 1 George Michael Praying For Time 4:30 Columbia 73512
Sep 1 9 Tony! Toni! Toné! Feels Good 4:33 Wing 877 436-4
Sep 1 9 Candyman Knockin’ Boots 3:42 Epic 73450
Sep 1 53 Cynthia & Johnny O Dream Boy-Dream Girl 4:22 MicMac 2539
Sep 1 53 Tyler Collins Second Chance 4:04 RCA 2639
Sep 1 64 Duran Duran Violence Of Summer (Love’s Taking Over) 3:23 Capitol 44608
Sep 1 73 Ms. Adventures Undeniable 3:54 Atco 4-98938
Sep 8 1 Vanilla Ice Ice Ice Baby 4:53 SBK 07335
Sep 8 2 Alias More Than Words Can Say 3:41 EMI 50324
Sep 8 9 INXS Suicide Blonde 3:47 Atlantic 4-87860
Sep 8 10 Warrant Cherry Pie 3:11 Columbia 38-73510
Sep 8 14 Soho Hippychick 3:09 Savage 4-98908
Sep 8 35 Snap! Ooops Up 4:19 Arista 2060
Sep 8 52 Billy Idol L.A. Woman 3:50 Chrysalis 4-23571
Sep 8 78 Mötley Crüe Same Ol’ Situation (S.O.S.) 4:07 Elektra 4-64942
Sep 15 1 Mariah Carey Love Takes Time 3:40 Columbia 73455
Sep 15 1 Janet Jackson Black Cat 4:25 A&M 1477
Sep 15 4 Deee-Lite Groove Is In The Heart 3:48 Elektra 4-64934
Sep 15 6 UB40 The Way You Do The Things You Do 2:54 Virgin 4-98978
Sep 22 3 Damn Yankees High Enough 4:10 Warner Bros. 4-19595
Sep 22 13 Heart Stranded 3:47 Capitol 44621
Sep 22 27 David Cassidy Lyin’ To Myself 3:42 Enigma 75084
Sep 22 32 Human League, The Heart Like A Wheel 4:20 A&M 1520
Sep 22 72 Anita Baker Soul Inspiration 3:53 Elektra 64935
Sep 22 76 London Quireboys, The I Don’t Love You Anymore 4:48 Capitol 44588
Sep 29 27 Elisa Fiorillo On The Way Up 3:44 Chrysalis 23599
Sep 29 2 M.C. Hammer Pray 5:11 Capitol 44609
Sep 29 11 Daryl Hall & John Oates So Close 4:30 Arista 2085
Sep 29 48 LL Cool J The Boomin’ System 3:33 Def Jam 38-73457
Sep 29 53 Caron Wheeler Livin’ In The Light 4:26 EMI 50286
Sep 29 64 Asia Days Like These 3:54 Geffen 19677

HOT 100 DEBUTS October 1990

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Oct 6 1 Stevie B Because I Love You (The Postman Song) 4:15 LMR/RCA Victor 2724
Oct 6 2 Bette Midler From A Distance 4:35 Atlantic 4-87820
Oct 6 4 Poison Something To Believe In 5:18 Enigma 44617
Oct 6 5 DNA Featuring Suzanne Vega Tom’s Diner 3:45 A&M 1529
Oct 6 15 2 In A Room Wiggle It 3:58 Cutting 98887
Oct 6 19 Righteous Brothers, The Unchained Melody (1990) 3:31 Curb 76842
Oct 6 28 Information Society Think 3:50 Tommy Boy 4-19591
Oct 6 53 New Kids On The Block Let’s Try It Again 3:41 Columbia 38-73443
Oct 6 82 Seduction Breakdown 4:25 Vendetta 1503
Oct 13 12 Winger Miles Away 4:06 Atlantic 4-87824
Oct 13 4 Wilson Phillips Impulsive 4:31 SBK 07337
Oct 13 21 Donny Osmond My Love Is A Fire 3:54 Capitol 44634
Oct 13 26 Bell Biv DeVoe B.B.D. (I Thought It Was Me)? 4:32 MCA 53897
Oct 13 42 Al B. Sure! Missunderstanding 4:30 Warner 19590
Oct 13 65 REO Speedwagon Love Is A Rock 5:20 Epic 34-73540
Oct 20 1 Whitney Houston I’m Your Baby Tonight 4:54 Arista 2108
Oct 20 28 Johnny Gill Fairweather Friend 4:31 Motown 2049
Oct 20 37 Billy Joel And So It Goes 3:30 Columbia 38-73602
Oct 20 59 Sweet Sensation Each And Every Time 3:48 Atco 4-98906
Oct 20 62 Pet Shop Boys So Hard 4:00 EMI 50329
Oct 20 65 Vaughan Brothers, The Tick Tock 4:50 Epic 73576
Oct 20 80 Styx Love Is The Ritual 3:45 A&M 1525
Oct 27 9 Cathy Dennis Just Another Dream 4:01 Polydor 877 962-4
Oct 27 8 George Michael Freedom 6:20 Columbia 38-73559
Oct 27 12 Jon Bon Jovi Miracle 5:00 Mercury 878392
Oct 27 45 Black Crowes, The Hard To Handle 3:08 Def American 19668
Oct 27 50 Cheap Trick Wherever Would I Be 3:50 Epic 73580
Oct 27 84 Bruce Hornsby & The Range with Shawn Colvin Lost Soul 5:14 RCA 2704
Oct 27 85 Biscuit Biscuit’s In The House 4:00 Columbia 73585

HOT 100 DEBUTS November 1990

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Nov 3 1 Surface The First Time 4:15 Columbia 73502
Nov 3 4 Ralph Tresvant Sensitivity 4:36 MCA 53932
Nov 3 6 Nelson After The Rain 3:58 DGC 4-19667
Nov 3 21 Outfield, The For You 4:19 MCA 53935
Nov 3 18 Steve Winwood One And Only Man 4:30 Virgin 4-98892
Nov 3 64 Prince New Power Generation 3:38 Paisley Park 4-19525
Nov 3 72 Cure, The Never Enough 4:26 Elektra 4-64931
Nov 3 79 Party, The I Found Love 3:25 Hollywood 4-64931
Nov 3 86 Denise Lopez Don’t You Wanna Be Mine 4:09 A&M 1526
Nov 3 90 Betty Boo Doin’ The Do 3:38 Sire 19570
Nov 10 16 Bad Company If You Needed Somebody 4:18 Atco 98914
Nov 10 23 Phil Collins Hang In Long Enough 4:36 Atlantic 87800
Nov 10 31 Dino Gentle 4:08 Island 878 472-4
Nov 10 48 Don Henley New York Minute 6:22 Geffen 4-19660
Nov 10 50 Guy I Wanna Get With U 4:40 MCA 53928
Nov 10 71 Vixen Love Is A Killer 4:15 EMI 50332
Nov 10 78 Glenn Medeiros & The Stylistics Me – U = Blue 4:09 MCA 53945
Nov 10 92 Faith No More Falling To Pieces 4:17 Slash 4-19563
Nov 17 1 C & C Music Factory Featuring Freedom Williams Gonna Make You Sweat 4:03 Columbia 73604
Nov 17 1 Madonna Justify My Love 4:50 Sire 19485
Nov 17 1 Janet Jackson Love Will Never Do (Without You) 4:26 A&M 1538
Nov 17 7 Will To Power I’m Not In Love 3:39 Epic 34-73636
Nov 17 26 Debbie Gibson Anything Is Possible 3:34 Atlantic 4-87793
Nov 17 28 Robert Palmer You’re Amazing 3:46 EMI 50338
Nov 17 34 Breathe Featuring David Glasper Does She Love That Man? 4:38 A&M 1535
Nov 17 42 Too Short The Ghetto 4:52 RCA 1414
Nov 17 79 Soup Dragons, The I’m Free 3:45 Big Life 877 568-4
Nov 17 95 Technotronic Rockin’ Over The Beat 3:40 SBK 07338
Nov 24 8 INXS Disappear 4:00 Atlantic 4-87784
Nov 24 19 After 7 Heat Of The Moment 6:10 Virgin 99204
Nov 24 28 Iggy Pop Candy 4:01 Virgin 4-98900
Nov 24 33 Cher The Shoop Shoop Song (It’s In His Kiss) 2:42 Geffen 19659
Nov 24 43 Elton John You Gotta Love Someone 4:45 MCA 53953
Nov 24 52 Depeche Mode World In My Eyes 3:50 Sire 4-19580

HOT 100 DEBUTS December 1990

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Dec 1 6 Chris Isaak Wicked Game 4:00 Reprise 19704
Dec 1 7 Keith Sweat I’ll Give All My Love To You 4:30 Vintertainment 4-64915
Dec 1 9 LL Cool J Around The Way Girl 4:00 Def Jam 38-73609
Dec 1 10 Warrant I Saw Red 3:43 Columbia 38-73597
Dec 1 13 Pebbles Love Makes Things Happen 4:25 MCA 53973
Dec 1 49 George LaMond & Brenda K. Starr No Matter What 4:24 Columbia 38-73603
Dec 1 65 Trixter Give It To Me Good 3:26 Mechanic 53863
Dec 1 69 Jude Cole House Full Of Reasons 3:50 Reprise 19530
Dec 1 80 TKA Featuring Michelle Visage Crash (Have Some Fun) 4:02 Tommy Boy 4-19527
Dec 8 3 Styx Show Me The Way 4:25 A&M 1536
Dec 8 4 Celine Dion Where Does My Heart Beat Now 4:20 Epic 34-73536
Dec 8 4 Vanilla Ice Play That Funky Music 3:19 SBK 07339
Dec 8 12 Tevin Campbell Round And Round 3:52 Paisley Park 21740
Dec 8 23 AC/DC Moneytalks 3:41 Atco 98881
Dec 8 23 Black Box I Don’t Know Anybody Else 3:52 RCA 2735
Dec 8 36 Cinderella Shelter Me 4:30 Mercury 878700
Dec 8 62 Maxi Priest Just A Little Bit Longer 3:46 Charisma 4-98883
Dec 8 66 Joey B. Ellis & Tynetta Hare Go For It (Heart And Fire) 3:50 Capitol 44667
Dec 8 91 Special Generation Love Me Just For Me 3:50 Capitol 44604
Dec 15 5 Oleta Adams Get Here 4:32 Fontana 878476
Dec 15 21 Urban Dance Squad Deeper Shade Of Soul 3:46 Arista 2026
Dec 15 69 Candyman Melt In Your Mouth 3:37 Epic 73652
Dec 15 81 Pat and Mick Use It Up And Wear It Out 3:41 Charisma 4-98870
Dec 15 92 Paul Simon The Obvious Child 4:04 Warner Bros. 4-19549
Dec 15 90 Notorious The Swalk 4:18 DGC 4-19698
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Dec 22 1 Timmy T One More Try 3:24 Quality 15114
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