AMERICAN TOP 40- THE 80’S- WEEK OF DECEMBER 10, 1988

American Top 40- The 80’s- Week of December 10, 1988. A lot of mediocre unmemorable tunes. The best this week- “Welcome To The Jungle” followed by U2’s “Desire.”

1 2 LOOK AWAY –•– Chicago – 12 (1) C
2 1 BABY, I LOVE YOUR WAY/FREEBIRD –•– Will To Power – 14 (1) C+
3 3 HOW CAN I FALL? –•– Breathe – 14 (3) C+
4 4 I DON’T WANT YOUR LOVE –•– Duran Duran – 9 (4) B
5 6 GIVING YOU THE BEST THAT I GOT –•– Anita Baker – 12 (5)B
6 10 EVERY ROSE HAS ITS THORN –•– Poison – 7 (6) C
7 7 WAITING FOR A STAR TO FALL –•– Boy Meets Girl – 14 (7) C
8 13 MY PREROGATIVE –•– Bobby Brown – 8 (8) B
9 11 WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE –•– Guns N’ Roses – 8 (9) A+
10 12 WALK ON WATER –•– Eddie Money – 11 (10) B

11 14 THE PROMISE –•– When In Rome – 15 (11)A
12 5 DESIRE –•– U2 – 11 (3) A+
13 17 FINISH WHAT YA STARTED –•– Van Halen – 11 (13) B
14 20 IN YOUR ROOM –•– The Bangles – 9 (14) A
15 8 BAD MEDICINE –•– Bon Jovi – 12 (1) C
16 9 KISSING A FOOL –•– George Michael – 10 (5) B
17 24 TWO HEARTS –•– Phil Collins – 4 (17) B
18 22 SPY IN THE HOUSE OF LOVE –•– Was Not Was – 11 (18)B+
19 15 WILD, WILD WEST –•– The Escape Club – 17 (1) B
20 23 EARLY IN THE MORNING –•– Robert Palmer – 8 (20)B

21 26 DON’T RUSH ME –•– Taylor Dayne – 6 (21) B
22 27 I REMEMBER HOLDING YOU –•– The Boys Club – 8 (22) C
23 16 KOKOMO –•– The Beach Boys – 15 (1) D
24 28 SILHOUETTE –•– Kenny G – 7 (24) D
25 32 SMOOTH CRIMINAL –•– Michael Jackson – 5 (25) A+
26 29 NOT JUST ANOTHER GIRL –•– Ivan Neville – 10 (26) B
27 18 DOMINO DANCING –•– Pet Shop Boys – 10 (18) A
28 37 ARMAGEDDON IT –•– Def Leppard – 4 (28)B
29 34 PUT A LITTLE LOVE IN YOUR HEART –•– Annie Lennox & Al Green – 6 (29)A
30 19 THE LOCO-MOTION –•– Kylie Minoque – 16 (3) A

31 36 THE WAY YOU LOVE ME –•– Karyn White – 9 (31) B
32 33 YEAH, YEAH, YEAH –•– Judson Spence – 9 (32) C
33 21 DON’T KNOW WHAT YOU GOT (TILL IT’S GONE) –•– Cinderella – 15 (12) D
34 40 ALL THIS TIME –•– Tiffany – 6 (34) C
35 25 TILL I LOVED YOU –•– Barbra Streisand & Don Johnson – 8 (25) C
36 30 GROOVY KIND OF LOVE –•– Phil Collins – 15 (1) B
37 42 WILD WORLD –•– Maxi Priest – 7 (37) B-
38 41 LITTLE LIAR –•– Joan Jett & The Blackhearts – 7 (38) B
39 43 THANKS FOR MY CHILD –•– Cheryl ‘Pepsii’ Riley – 7 (39) C+
40 48 HOLDING ON –•– Steve Winwood – 3 (40) B

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