1 9 8 0  -  1 9 8 9  
   
   
   
  position apc-rank performer title year apc-peak  
  1 53 PRINCE PURPLE RAIN 1984 12  
  2 58 U2 SUNDAY BLOODY SUNDAY 1983 9  
  3 66 MICHAEL JACKSON BILLIE JEAN 1983 19  
  4 83 WHAM LAST CHRISTMAS 1984 83  
  5 105 U2 WITH OR WITHOUT YOU 1987 22  
  6 107 TOTO AFRICA 1982 19  
  7 118 DIRE STRAITS PRIVATE INVESTIGATIONS 1982 20  
  8 122 PHIL COLLINS IN THE AIR TONIGHT 1981 27  
  9 126 BRYAN ADAMS SUMMER OF '69 1985 22  
  10 159 MICHAEL JACKSON THRILLER 1983 35  
  11 163 MARILLION KAYLEIGH 1985 32  
  12 177 GOLDEN EARRING, THE WHEN THE LADY SMILES 1984 30  
  13 182 BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN THE RIVER 1981 24  
  14 190 METALLICA ONE 1988 38  
  15 194 FALCO JEANNY 1986 39  
  16 198 CURE, THE A FOREST 1980 27  
  17 202 BILLY JOEL GOODNIGHT SAIGON 1983 29  
  18 205 EUROPE THE FINAL COUNTDOWN 1986 42  
  19 209 U2 PRIDE (IN THE NAME OF LOVE) 1984 31  
  20 225 ULTRAVOX VIENNA 1981 30  
  21 238 BAND AID DO THEY KNOW IT'S CHRISTMAS 1984 195  
  22 250 MELISSA ETHERIDGE LIKE THE WAY I DO 1989 46  
  23 251 SIMPLE MINDS, THE DON'T YOU (FORGET ABOUT ME) 1985 51  
  24 268 GEORGE MICHAEL CARELESS WHISPER 1984 68  
  25 272 A-HA TAKE ON ME 1985 58  
  26 297 U2 NEW YEARS DAY 1983 31  
  27 302 QUEEN I WANT TO BREAK FREE 1984 68  
  28 305 GENESIS MAMA 1983 60  
  29 306 SINEAD O'CONNOR TROY 1987 64  
  30 316 FRANK BOEIJEN GROEP, DE KRONENBURG PARK 1985 61  
  31 318 GOLDEN EARRING, THE TWILIGHT ZONE 1982 67  
  32 322 BANGLES, THE ETERNAL FLAME 1988 63  
  33 327 KLEIN ORKEST, HET OVER DE MUUR 1984 54  
  34 330 POLICE, THE EVERY BREATH YOU TAKE 1983 78  
  35 337 QUEEN WHO WANTS TO LIVE FOREVER 1986 82  
  36 345 ABBA THE WINNER TAKES IT ALL 1980 79  
  37 349 SIMPLE MINDS, THE BELFAST CHILD 1989 80  
  38 360 DIRE STRAITS BROTHERS IN ARMS 1985 96  
  39 362 MICHAEL JACKSON BEAT IT 1983 109  
  40 371 SCORPIONS, THE STILL LOVING YOU 1987 49  
  41 383 PHIL COLLINS AGAINST ALL ODDS (TAKE A LOOK AT ME NOW) 1984 99  
  42 395 VAN HALEN JUMP 1984 74  
  43 401 MEN AT WORK DOWN UNDER 1982 66  
  44 408 NENA 99 LUFTBALLONS 1983 108  
  45 409 ORCHESTRAL MANOEUVRES IN THE DARK MAID OF ORLEANS (THE WALTZ JOAN OF ARC) 1981 48  
  46 410 FOREIGNER I WANT TO KNOW WHAT LOVE IS 1984 94  
  47 414 BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN DANCING IN THE DARK 1984 103  
  48 424 BONNIE TYLER TOTAL ECLIPSE OF THE HEART (SI DEMAIN-TURN AROUND) 1983 104  
  49 447 YES OWNER OF A LONELY HEART 1983 87  
  50 455 DOE MAAR 32 JAAR (SINDS 1 DAG OF 2) 1981 103  
  51 461 ELTON JOHN NIKITA 1985 125  
  52 462 SURVIVOR EYE OF THE TIGER 1982 120  
  53 483 TINA TURNER (& KYGO) WHAT'S LOVE GOT TO DO WITH IT 1984 483  
  54 499 MADONNA LIKE A PRAYER 1989 138  
  55 521 ALPHAVILLE FOREVER YOUNG 1984 136  
  56 532 PHIL COLLINS ANOTHER DAY IN PARADISE 1989 161  
  57 533 ELVIS COSTELLO I WANT YOU 1986 142  
  58 535 BON JOVI LIVIN' ON A PRAYER 1986 140  
  59 537 BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN BORN IN THE USA 1984 147  
  60 545 ALAN PARSONS PROJECT, THE OLD AND WISE 1982 151  
  61 559 DURAN DURAN THE REFLEX 1984 128  
  62 562 TRACY CHAPMAN FAST CAR 1988 188  
  63 569 TINA TURNER THE BEST 1989 165  
  64 584 U2 THE UNFORGETTABLE FIRE 1985 128  
  65 585 LIONEL RICHIE HELLO 1984 152  
  66 586 U2 I STILL HAVEN'T FOUND WHAT I'M LOOKING FOR 1987 176  
  67 593 QUEEN RADIO GA GA 1984 187  
  68 625 QUEEN & DAVID BOWIE UNDER PRESSURE 1981 195  
  69 630 STING FRAGILE 1988 201  
  70 654 CHRIS DE BURGH THE LADY IN RED 1986 181  
  71 659 BRYAN ADAMS HEAVEN 1985 176  
  72 671 NEW ORDER BLUE MONDAY - THE BEACH 1983 199  
  73 688 BARBRA STREISAND WOMAN IN LOVE 1980 208  
  74 691 STING AN ENGLISHMAN IN NEW YORK 1988 296  
  75 705 SIMPLE MINDS, THE ALIVE AND KICKING 1985 196  
  76 706 U2 WHERE THE STREETS HAVE NO NAME 1987 198  
  77 721 ABBA THE DAY BEFORE YOU CAME 1982 203  
  78 727 ZZ TOP GIMME ALL YOUR LOVIN' 1983 208  
  79 753 BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN I'M ON FIRE 1985 220  
  80 756 TOTO STOP LOVING YOU 1988 211  
  81 765 PETER GABRIEL & KATE BUSH DON'T GIVE UP 1986 245  
  82 768 MIKE OLDFIELD & MAGGIE REILLY MOONLIGHT SHADOW 1983 254  
  83 771 DIRE STRAITS MONEY FOR NOTHING 1985 263  
  84 774 MR. MISTER BROKEN WINGS 1985 159  
  85 784 REO SPEEDWAGON KEEP ON LOVIN' YOU 1981 77  
  86 788 VAN HALEN RUNNIN' WITH THE DEVIL 1980 60  
  87 795 PRINCE WHEN DOVES CRY 1984 273  
  88 801 CROWDED HOUSE DON'T DREAM IT'S OVER 1987 241  
  89 805 JOHN HIATT HAVE A LITTLE FAITH IN ME 1989 243  
  90 811 COCK ROBIN THE PROMISE YOU MADE 1986 233  
  91 813 TINA TURNER PRIVATE DANCER 1984 249  
  92 814 DIRE STRAITS WALK OF LIFE 1985 258  
  93 820 UB 40 RED RED WINE 1983 251  
  94 846 FLEETWOOD MAC SARAH 1980 104  
  95 847 FRANKIE GOES TO HOLLYWOOD RELAX 1984 254  
  96 848 DAVID BOWIE LET'S DANCE 1983 176  
  97 853 QUEEN A KIND OF MAGIC 1986 295  
  98 856 GOEDE DOEL, HET BELGIE 1982 229  
  99 857 TALK TALK SUCH A SHAME 1984 279  
  100 861 WHAM WAKE ME UP BEFORE YOU GO GO 1984 161  
  101 871 VAN MORRISON HAVE I TOLD YOU LATELY THAT I LOVE YOU? 1989 270  
  102 875 SPANDAU BALLET THROUGH THE BARRICADES 1986 267  
  103 878 BRONSKI BEAT SMALLTOWN BOY 1984 218  
  104 883 MIDNIGHT OIL BEDS ARE BURNING 1988 270  
  105 884 DAN HARTMAN RELIGHT MY FIRE 1980 152  
  106 901 PAT BENATAR LOVE IS A BATTLEFIELD 1983 179  
  107 902 SOFT CELL TAINTED LOVE 1981 267  
  108 911 DON HENLEY THE BOYS OF SUMMER 1984 281  
  109 923 EURYTHMICS, THE SWEET DREAMS (ARE MADE OF THIS) 1983 354  
  110 925 FISCHER Z SO LONG 1980 290  
  111 928 CHRIS REA DRIVING HOME FOR CHRISTMAS 1988 928  
  112 947 ENYA ORINOCO FLOW (SAIL AWAY) 1988 319  
  113 970 BOB MARLEY & THE WAILERS COULD YOU BE LOVED 1980 302  
  114 973 BLUES BROTHERS, THE EVERYBODY NEEDS SOMEBODY TO LOVE 1980 305  
  115 975 INXS NEVER TEAR US APART 1988 321  
  116 977 TOTO ROSANNA 1982 268  
  117 988 ALPHAVILLE BIG IN JAPAN 1984 384  
  118 992 FREDDIE MERCURY & MONSERRAT CABALLÉ BARÇELONA 1987 333  
  119 996 PRINCE SIGN O' THE TIMES 1987 183  
  120 1004 TINA TURNER & DAVID BOWIE TONIGHT 1988 350  
  121 1007 MADONNA LA ISLA BONITA 1987 368  
  122 1015 U2 I WILL FOLLOW 1982 122  
  123 1020 FRANKIE GOES TO HOLLYWOOD THE POWER OF LOVE 1984 362  
  124 1025 KIM WILDE CAMBODIA 1981 119  
  125 1030 PRINCE 1999 1982 156  
  126 1033 DEXY'S MIDNIGHT RUNNERS COME ON EILEEN 1982 308  
  127 1035 ALAN PARSONS PROJECT, THE DON'T ANSWER ME 1984 371  
  128 1036 ZUCCHERO FORNACIARI & PAUL YOUNG SENZA UNA DONNA 1988 470  
  129 1037 QUEEN ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST 1980 430  
  130 1049 SIMPLY RED HOLDING BACK THE YEARS 1985 353  
  131 1055 STING RUSSIANS 1985 411  
  132 1059 BRYAN ADAMS RUN TO YOU 1985 383  
  133 1070 BILL MEDLEY & JENNIFER WARNES THE TIME OF MY LIFE 1987 154  
  134 1071 GENESIS LAND OF CONFUSION 1986 348  
  135 1074 PETER GABRIEL SLEDGEHAMMER 1986 142  
  136 1079 BERLIN TAKE MY BREATH AWAY 1986 218  
  137 1082 WATERBOYS, THE THE WHOLE OF THE MOON 1986 401  
  138 1091 PHIL COLLINS YOU CAN'T HURRY LOVE 1982 420  
  139 1105 TEARS FOR FEARS SHOUT 1985 244  
  140 1110 PAUL SIMON YOU CAN CALL ME AL 1986 330  
  141 1119 ROXY MUSIC AVALON 1982 381  
  142 1124 POLICE, THE EVERY LITTLE THING SHE DOES IS MAGIC 1981 281  
  143 1125 EROS RAMAZZOTTI MUSICA E 1989 416  
  144 1157 PHILIP BAILEY & PHIL COLLINS EASY LOVER 1985 235  
  145 1161 MARVIN GAYE SEXUAL HEALING 1982 450  
  146 1162 DEPECHE MODE I JUST CAN'T GET ENOUGH 1985 434  
  147 1166 BILLY JOEL LENINGRAD 1989 438  
  148 1168 GEORGE MICHAEL A DIFFERENT CORNER 1985 397  
  149 1174 STRANGLERS, THE GOLDEN BROWN 1982 445  
  150 1180 MICHAEL JACKSON SMOOTH CRIMINAL 1988 560  
  151 1199 DAVID BOWIE CHINA GIRL 1983 452  
  152 1209 EMERSON, LAKE & PALMER PETER GUNN 1980 463  
  153 1215 PRINCE AND THE REVOLUTION KISS 1986 440  
  154 1218 R.E.M. THE ONE I LOVE 1987 467  
  155 1224 AMAZING STROOPWAFELS OUDE MAASWEG 1982 426  
  156 1230 CHRIS REA JOSEPHINE 1985 431  
  157 1235 COMMUNARDS, THE DON'T LEAVE ME THIS WAY 1986 224  
  158 1236 EURYTHMICS, THE THERE MUST BE AN ANGEL (PLAYING WITH MY HEART) 1985 474  
  159 1244 DIJK, DE BLOEDEND HART 1982 433  
  160 1255 SPLIT ENZ. MESSAGE TO MY GIRL 1984 492  
  161 1259 GUNS N' ROSES SWEET CHILD O' MINE 1988 95  
  162 1280 JOE JACKSON REAL MEN 1982 374  
  163 1284 TALKING HEADS, THE SLIPPERY PEOPLE 1985 271  
  164 1295 KATE BUSH RUNNING UP THAT HILL 1985 559  
  165 1298 DAVID BOWIE & MICK JAGGER DANCING IN THE STREET 1985 326  
  166 1323 SPANDAU BALLET GOLD 1983 206  
  167 1324 BEE GEES, THE YOU WIN AGAIN 1987 583  
  168 1326 STEVIE WONDER I JUST CALLED TO SAY I LOVE YOU 1984 272  
  169 1329 BRUCE HORNSBY & THE RANGE THE WAY IT IS 1986 383  
  170 1336 CROWDED HOUSE INTO TEMPTATION 1989 528  
  171 1338 JON & VANGELIS I'LL FIND MY WAY HOME 1982 531  
  172 1344 PH.D. I WON'T LET YOU DOWN 1981 442  
  173 1346 A-HA THE SUN ALWAYS SHINES ON T.V. 1986 488  
  174 1350 CLANNAD & BONO IN A LIFETIME 1986 500  
  175 1368 ROLLING STONES, THE WAITING ON A FRIEND 1981 536  
  176 1372 ANITA MEYER WHY TELL ME WHY 1981 412  
  177 1374 ROBERT PLANT BIG LOG 1983 131  
  178 1376 GOEDE DOEL, HET VRIENDSCHAP 1983 450  
  179 1377 BENNY NEYMAN WAAROM FLUISTER IK JE NAAM NOG 1985 377  
  180 1381 BETTE MIDLER BEAST OF BURDEN 1984 558  
  181 1403 ROLLING STONES, THE START ME UP 1981 570  
  182 1405 ABBA ONE OF US 1981 609  
  183 1418 PET SHOP BOYS, THE IT'S A SIN 1987 606  
  184 1420 DIRE STRAITS ROMEO AND JULIET 1980 677  
  185 1425 MICHAEL JACKSON BAD 1987 746  
  186 1428 TOONTJE LAGER STIEKEM GEDANST 1983 482  
  187 1434 ANDRÉ HAZES EEN BEETJE VERLIEFD 1981 477  
  188 1436 CYNDI LAUPER TRUE COLORS 1986 581  
  189 1439 TALKING HEADS, THE ROAD TO NOWHERE 1985 580  
  190 1456 POINTER SISTERS, THE I'M SO EXCITED 1984 587  
  191 1463 USA FOR AFRICA WE ARE THE WORLD 1985 181  
  192 1469 FLEETWOOD MAC EVERYWHERE 1988 492  
  193 1471 ROXY MUSIC JEALOUS GUY 1981 596  
  194 1473 HEART ALONE 1987 598  
  195 1474 DIJK, DE MAG HET LICHT UIT 1987 549  
  196 1478 CLANNAD THEME FROM 'HARRY'S GAME' 1983 582  
  197 1480 LABI SIFFRE SOMETHING INSIDE SO STRONG 1987 578  
  198 1486 MADONNA LIKE A VIRGIN 1984 409  
  199 1489 JOHN FARNHAM YOU'RE THE VOICE 1987 691  
  200 1492 DOE MAAR DE BOM 1982 407  
               
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