Official Top 40 Singles

The 40 best-selling and most-streamed tracks

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DON'T DREAM ITS OVER

Crowded House

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Don't Dream Its Over by Crowded House
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2

FUNKY TOWN

Pseudo Echo

1

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Funky Town by Pseudo Echo
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3

LEAN ON ME

Club Nouveau

5

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Lean On Me by Club Nouveau
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4

EVERYTHING I OWN

Boy George

4

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Everything I Own by Boy George
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5

THE GREAT PRETENDER

Freddie Mercury

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The Great Pretender by Freddie Mercury
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6

I WANNA WAKE UP WITH YOU

Boris Gardiner

3

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I Wanna Wake Up With You by Boris Gardiner
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7

C'EST LA VIE

Robbie Nevil

6

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C'est La Vie by Robbie Nevil
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8

PRESSURE DOWN

John Farnham

14

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6

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Pressure Down by John Farnham
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9

I KNEW YOU WERE WAITING (FOR ME)

George Michael & Aretha Franklin

7

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I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) by George Michael & Aretha Franklin
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10

SIGN O THE TIMES

Prince

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Sign O The Times by Prince
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12

DAY IN DAY OUT

David Bowie

20

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Day In Day Out by David Bowie
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13

THE RIGHT THING

Simply Red

9

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The Right Thing by Simply Red
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14

IS THIS LOVE

Alison Moyet

11

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Is This Love by Alison Moyet
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15

WEAK IN THE PRESENCE OF BEAUTY

Alison Moyet

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Weak In The Presence Of Beauty by Alison Moyet
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16

WE GOTTA GET OUT OF THIS PLACE

The Angels

13

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We Gotta Get Out Of This Place by The Angels
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17

KEEP YOUR HANDS TO YOURSELF

Georgia Satellites

26

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6

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Keep Your Hands To Yourself by Georgia Satellites
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19

CLOSE TO YOU

Gwen Guthrie

15

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Close To You by Gwen Guthrie
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20

DON'T GIVE UP

Peter Gabriel & Kate Bush

25

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Don't Give Up by Peter Gabriel & Kate Bush
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21

SHAKE YOU DOWN

Gregory Abbott

16

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Shake You Down by Gregory Abbott
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22

BYE BABY

Ruby Turner

10

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Bye Baby by Ruby Turner
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23

YOU'RE THE VOICE

John Farnham

21

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You're The Voice by John Farnham
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24

GOING HOME

Mark Knopfler

29

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Going Home by Mark Knopfler
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25

LET'S GO

Wang Chung

23

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Let's Go by Wang Chung
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26

BRAND NEW LOVER

Dead or Alive

24

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Brand New Lover by Dead or Alive
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27

WORD UP

Cameo

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Word Up by Cameo
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28

FRENCH KISSIN'

Debbie Harry

27

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French Kissin' by Debbie Harry
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29

RESPECT YOURSELF

Bruce Willis

38

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Respect Yourself by Bruce Willis
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30

CONTROL

Janet Jackson

30

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Control by Janet Jackson
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I GOT THE FEELING (IT'S OVER)

Gregory Abbott

1

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I Got The Feeling (It's Over) by Gregory Abbott
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32

THE FINAL COUNTDOWN

Europe

22

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The Final Countdown by Europe
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33

RUNNING ON THE ROCKS

Shriekback

1

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Running On The Rocks by Shriekback
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34

CRAZAY

Jesse Johnson

33

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Crazay by Jesse Johnson
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35

WORLD SHUT YOUR MOUTH

Julian Cope

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World Shut Your Mouth by Julian Cope
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36

DON'T NEED A GUN

Billy Idol

37

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Don't Need A Gun by Billy Idol
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37

YOU KEEP ME HANGIN' ON

Kim Wilde

28

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You Keep Me Hangin' On by Kim Wilde
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38

THE RAIN

Oran 'Juice' Jones

31

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The Rain by Oran 'Juice' Jones
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39

LA ISLA BONITA

Madonna

1

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La Isla Bonita by Madonna
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GREETINGS TO THE NEW BRUNETTE

Billy Bragg

43

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Greetings To The New Brunette by Billy Bragg
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41

WHAT YOU GET IS WHAT YOU SEE

Tina Turner

44

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What You Get Is What You See by Tina Turner
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LIVING DAYLIGHT

Hunters & Collectors

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Living Daylight by Hunters & Collectors
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43

REET PETITE

Jackie Wilson

1

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Reet Petite by Jackie Wilson
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IT DOESN'T HAVE TO BE THAT WAY

The Blow Monkeys

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It Doesn't Have To Be That Way by The Blow Monkeys
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STAND BY ME

Ben E King

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Stand By Me by Ben E King
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LIKE FLAMES

Berlin

39

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Like Flames by Berlin
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47

THE DEAD HEART

Midnight Oil

36

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CBS

The Dead Heart by Midnight Oil
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48

LOVE REMOVAL MACHINE

The Cult

40

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Love Removal Machine by The Cult
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BIZARRE LOVE TRIANGLE

New Order

35

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Bizarre Love Triangle by New Order
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REAL WILD CHILD (WILD ONE)

Iggy Pop

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Real Wild Child (Wild One) by Iggy Pop
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