Placement / Artist / Title / Year

Year

01. Bon Jovi / "Livin' on a Prayer" (1986)

86

02. Def Leppard / "Pour Some Sugar On Me" (1987)

87

03. Duran Duran / "Hungry Like the Wolf" (1982)

82

04. Michael Jackson / "Billie Jean" (1982)

82

05. Prince / "When Doves Cry" (1984)

84

06. Hall & Oates / "I Can't Go For That (No Can Do)" (1981)

81

07. Guns N' Roses / Sweet Child O' Mine (1987)

87

08. Madonna / "Like a Virgin" (1984)

84

09. Run-D.M.C. / "Walk This Way" (1986)

86

10. AC/DC / "You Shook Me All Night Long" (1980)

80

11. Journey / Don't Stop Believing (1981)

81

12. Whitney Houston / "How Will I Know" (1985)

85

13. U2 / "With Or Without You" (1987)

87

14. The Bangles / "Walk Like an Egyptian" (1986)

86

15. Van Halen / "Jump" (1984)

84

16. INXS / "Need You Tonight" (1987)

87

17. Whitesnake / "Here I Go Again" (1982)

82

18. Dexy's Midnight Runners / "Come On Eileen" (1982)

82

19. Cyndi Lauper / "Time After Time" (1984)

84

20. Rick Springfield / "Jessie's Girl" (1981)

81

21. Michael Jackson / "Beat It" (1982)

82

22. The Cure / "Just Like Heaven" (1987)

87

23. Cyndi Lauper / "Girls Just Want to Have Fun" (1984)

84

24. A-Ha / "Take On Me" (1985)

85

25. Go-Go's / "Our Lips Are Sealed" (1981)

81

26. Guns N' Roses / "Welcome to the Jungle" (1987)

87

27. Kajagoogoo / "Too Shy" (1984)

84

28. Wham! / "Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go" (1984)

84

29. Talking Heads / "Burning Down the House" (1983)

83

30. Pat Benatar / "Love is a Battlefield" (1983)

83

31. Queen and David Bowie / "Under Pressure" (1981)

81

32. Night Ranger / "Sister Christian" (1983)

83

33. Soft Cell / "Tainted Love" (1981)

81

34. Poison / "Every Rose Has It's Thorn" (1988)

88

35. Phil Collins / "In the Air Tonight" (1981)

81

36. Tommy Tutone / "867-5309/Jenny" (1981)

81

37. Aerosmith / "Janie's Got a Gun" (1989)

89

38. U2 / "Pride (In the Name of Love)" (1984)

84

39. Modern English / "I Melt With You" (1982)

82

40. The B-52's / "Love Shack" (1989)

89

41. Mötley Crüe / "Dr. Feelgood" (1989)

89

42. The Clash / "London Calling" (1982)

82

43. ABC / "Look of Love" (1982)

82

44. Bananarama / "Cruel Summer" (1984)

84

45. Janet Jackson / "Nasty" (1986)

86

46. The Police / "Every Breath You Take" (1983)

83

47. Twisted Sister / "We're Not Gonna Take It" (1984)

84

48. Bruce Springsteen / "Born in the U.S.A." (1984)

84

49. Beastie Boys / "Fight For Your Right" (1986)

86

50. Eurythmics / "Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)" (1983)

83

51. Ratt / "Round and Round" (1984)

84

52. Dead or Alive / "You Spin Me Round (Like A Record)" (1985)

85

53. Billy Idol / "White Wedding" (1988)

88

54. Salt-N-Pepa / "Push It" (1986)

86

55. A Flock of Seagulls / "I Ran (So Far Away)" (1982)

82

56. Bonnie Tyler / "Total Eclipse of the Heart" (1983)

83

57. Toni Basil / "Mickey" (1981)

81

58. Culture Club / "Do You Really Want to Hurt Me" (1982)

82

59. John Mellencamp / "Jack & Diane" (1982)

82

60. Young M.C. / "Bust a Move" (1989)

89

61. Styx / "Mr. Roboto" (1983)

83

62. Berlin / "Take My Breath Away" (1986)

86

63. Devo / "Whip It" (1980)

80

64. Paula Abdul / "Straight Up" (1988)

88

65. Foreigner / "I Want to Know What Love Is" (1984)

84

66. Depeche Mode / "Just Can't Get Enough" (1981)

81

67. REO Speedwagon / "Keep On Loving You" (1980)

80

68. Public Enemy / "Fight the Power" (1988)

88

69. R.E.M. / "It's the End of the World as We Know It" (1980)

89

70. Joan Jett & The Blackhearts / "I Love Rock N' Roll" (1981)

81

71. Rick James / "Super Freak" (1981)

81

72. The Fixx / "One Thing Leads to Another" (1983)

83

73. Nena / "99 Luftballons" (1983)

83

74. George Michael / "Faith" (1987)

87

75. Prince / "Little Red Corvette" (1983)

83

76. Thomas Dolby / "She Blinded Me With Science" (1982)

82

77. New Edition / "Candy Girl" (1983)

83

78. Blondie / "Call Me" (1980)

80

79. Human League / "Don't You Want Me?" (1981)

81

80. Rob Base & DJ E-Z Rock / "It Takes Two" (1988)

88

81. Cameo / "Word Up!" (1986)

86

82. Squeeze / "Tempted" (1981)

81

83. Prince / "Kiss" (1986)

86

84. Lionel Richie / "All Night Long (All Night)" (1983)

83

85. Robert Palmer / "Addicted to Love" (1985)

85

86. Bow Wow Wow / "I Want Candy" (1982)

82

87. Falco / "Rock Me Amadeus" (1986)

86

88. Chaka Khan / "Ain't Nobody" (1989)

89

89. The Pretenders / "Brass in Pocket" (1980)

80

90. Tone-Loc / "Wild Thing" (1989)

89

91. Katrina and The Waves / "Walking On Sunshine" (1983)

83

92. New Kids on the Block / "You Got It (The Right Stuff)" (1988)

88

93. Gary Numan / "Cars" (1980)

80

94. Rolling Stones / "Start Me Up" (1981)

81

95. Debbie Gibson / "Only in My Dreams" (1987)

87

96. Men at Work / "Down Under" (1982)

82

97. The Romantics / "What I Like About You" (1980)

80

98. Bobby Brown / "My Perogative" (1988)

88

99. Wang Chung / "Everybody Have Fun Tonight" (1986)

86

100. Loverboy / "Working for the Weekend" (1981)

81