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            YEAR-END UK TOP 150 of 1988 (Singles)

                Based on point-system NME Charts (nr. 1 75 points, nr. 2 74 etc)

nr title artist pnt wk hp
1 I should be so lucky Kylie Minogue 927 16 1
2 Teardrops Woman & Womack 913 17 3
3 The only way is up Yazz 894 15 1
4 A groovy kind of love Phil Collins 787 13 1
5 I think we're alone now Tiffany 729 13 1
6 Push it Salt 'n Pepa 726 13 2
7 Nothing's gonna change my love for you Glenn Medeiros 720 13 1
8 Perfect Fairground Attraction 717 13 1
9 The harder I try Brother Beyond 716 14 2
10 Anything for you Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine 689 16 10
11 Big fun Inner City 682 14 8
12 Theme from S Express S Express 680 13 1
13 One moment in time Whitney Houston 675 12 1
14 Got to be certain Kylie Minogue 675 12 2
15 With a little help / She's leaving home Wet Wet Wet, Billy Bragg & Cara Tivey 669 11 1
16 He ain't heavy he's my brother Hollies 657 11 1
17 First time Robin Beck 656 11 1
18 Somewhere in my heart Aztec Camera 656 14 3
19 Don't blame it on that girl Matt Bianco 651 13 11
20 I ow you nothing Bros 640 11 1
21 You came Kim Wilde 638 11 3
22 Get outta my dream get into my car Billy Ocean 637 11 3
23 Tell it to my heart Taylor Dayne 636 13 3
24 Tribute (right on) Pasadenas 633 14 5
25 The twist Fat Boys & Chubby Checker 632 11 2
26 Nothing can divide us Jason Donovan 632 12 5
27 I need you BVSMP 629 12 3
28 Boys Sabrina 629 14 3
29 The locomotion Kylie Minogue 628 11 2
30 Real gone kid Deacon Blue 628 12 8
31 Je ne sais pas pourquoi Kylie Minogue 627 11 2
32 Pink cadillac Natalie Cole 623 12 5
33 When will I be famous Bros 622 13 2
34 Love changes everything Climie Fisher 614 12 2
35 Roses are red Mac Band 609 13 8
36 Orinoco flow Enya 603 12 1
37 Voyage voyage Desireless 602 13 5
38 I want your love Transvision Vamp 597 13 5
39 Girl you know it's true Milli Vanilli 595 13 3
40 Who's leaving who Hazell Dean 592 11 4
41 Don't turn around Aswad 591 12 1
42 House arrest Krush 583 11 3
43 I'm not scared Eight Wonder 580 13 7
44 Hands to heaven Breathe 577 12 4
45 Heart Pet Shop Boys 575 10 1
46 A little respect Erasure 575 10 4
47 Drop the boy Bros 569 10 2
48 Fast car Tracy Chapman 567 12 5
49 Stand up for your love rights Yazz 564 10 2
50 Heaven is a place on earth Belinda Carlisle 563 10 1
51 I want you back Bananarama 563 10 5
52 Gimme hope Jo'anna Eddy Grant 560 12 7
53 Breakfast in bed UB40 & Chrissie Hynde 556 11 6
54 Say it again Jermaine Stewart 556 12 7
55 The race Yello 555 11 7
56 Sign your nbame Terence Trent D'Arby 546 10 2
57 Circle in the sand Belinda Carlisle 544 11 4
58 Joe le taxi Vanessa Paradis 542 10 3
59 Missing you Chris De Burgh 541 10 3
60 My love Julio Iglesias & Stevie Wonder 541 11 4
61 Mary's prayer Danny Wilson 537 11 3
62 Don't worry be happy Bobby McFerrin 535 11 2
63 She wants to dance with me Rick Astley 533 10 6
64 We call it acieed D Mob  529 12 3
65 Find my love Fairground Attraction 527 10 7
66 I don't want to talk about it Everything but the Girl 518 9 3
67 Can you party Royal House 517 14 11
68 Doctorin' the tardis TimeLords 516 9 1
69 Could've been Tiffany 516 9 4
70 Everywhere Fleetwood Mac 514 10 4
71 Wild world Maxi Priest 514 9 5
72 Blue Monday 1988 New Order 514 11 5
73 Superfly guy S Express 514 9 6
74 Lovely day Bill Withers 511 9 4
75 Candle in the wind (live) Elton John 509 11 5
76 Rok da house Beatrmasters & Cookie Crew 507 11 5
77 Wee rule Wee Papa Girl Rappers 507 9 6
78 My one temptation Mica Paris 505 11 7
79 Rush hour Jane Wiedlin 504 11 12
80 I'm gonna be 500 miles Proclaimers 502 11 11
81 The jack that house built Jack 'n Chili 498 11 6
82 Need you tonight INXS 495 8 2
83 Stutter rap Morris Minor & the Majors 494 9 4
84 Megablast / Don't make me wait Bomb the Bass 487 9 2
85 She makes my day Robert Palmer 492 12 6
86 Beat dis Bomb the Bass 487 9 2
87 Crash Primitives 486 10 5
88 Together forever Rick Astley 479 9 2
89 Come into my life Joyce Sims 478 9 7
90 Girlfriend Pebbles 478 11 8
91 The king of rock 'n roll Prefab Sprout 474 10 7
92 Never trust a stranger  Kim Wilde 472 9 7
93 Cross my broken heart Sinitta 467 9 6
94 In the air tonight ('88 remix) Phil Collins 466 9 4
95 Foolish beat Debbie Gibson 465 9 9
96 Dreaming Glen Goldsmith 463 11 12
97 Riding on a train Pasadenas 463 9 13
98 Doctorin' the house Coldcut & Jazz & Plastic people 460 9 6
99 I found someone Cher 455 8 5
100 Just a mirage Jellybean 455 10 13
101 Reach out I'll be there Four Tops 453 9 11
102 Divine emotions Narada 450 10 8
103 Angel eyes Wet Wet Wet  446 8 5
104 Prove your love Taylor Dayne 446 10 8
105 I get weak Belinda Carlisle 446 9 10
106 Shake your love Debbie Gibson 444 8 7
107 I want you back ('88 remix) Michael Jackson & Jackson Five 443 9 8
108 Good tradition Tanita Tikaram 436 10 10
109 Easy Commodores 436 11 15
110 Ideal world Christians 435 9 14
111 These dreams / Never Heart 432 9 8
112 A love supreme Will Downing 431 10 14
113 Rise to the occasion Climie Fisher 430 8 10
114 Burn it up Beatmasters & PP Arnold 427 10 14
115 O l'amour Dollar 426 10 7
116 1,2,3 Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine 426 10 9
117 Always on my mind Pet Shop Boys 425 8 1
118 Dirty Diana Michael Jackson  424 8 4
119 Let's all chant Pat & Mick 422 9 11
120 All fired up Pat Benatar 421 10 19
121 Twist and shout / Everybody Salt 'n Pepa 420 8 4
122 Suddenly Angry Anderson 418 7 3
123 He ain't no competition Brother Beyond 418 9 6
124 Hazy shade of winter Bangles 417 10 11
125 Radio romance Tiffany 415 8 13
126 Piano in the dark Brenda Russell 412 12 23
127 Hot in the city Billy Idol 409 9 13
128 Don't call me baby Voice of the Beehive 407 10 15
129 Domino dancing Pet Shop Boys 405 8 7
130 Two hearts Phil Collins 403 6 6
131 She's like the wind Patrick Swayze 403 11 17
132 Desire U2 397 8 1
133 Harvest for the world christians 397 7 8
134 Jack to the sound of the underground Hithouse 395 9 14
135 Tougher than the rest Bruce Springsteen 394 8 13
136 Somewhere down the crazy river Robbie Robertson 393 10 15
137 Nathan Jones Bananarama 392 7 15
138 Valentine T'Pau 390 8 9
139 Oh Patti Scritti Politti 390 9 13
140 Smooth criminal Michael Jackson 389 6 8
141 Ship of fools Erasure 388 8 6
142 Love is contagious Taja Sevelle 382 9 7
143 Take me to your heart Rick Astley 382 6 8
144 Handle with care Travelling Wilburys 382 10 21
145 Give a little love Aswad 378 8 11
146 Love bites Def Leppard 376 8 11
147 Get lucky Jermaine Stewart 375 9 13
148 Mistletoe and wine Cliff Richard 369 5 1
149 Cross my broken heart Eight Wonder 368 8 13
150 Where do broken hearts go Whitney Houston 363 8 14

 

 

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