1987 Top 40 Official Singles Chart UK Archive

12th December 1987

Pos LW WKs Title, Artist Links
1 1
CHINA IN YOUR HAND

CHINA IN YOUR HAND

T'PAU

2 NEW
WHEN I FALL IN LOVE/MY ARMS KEEP MISSING YOU

WHEN I FALL IN LOVE/MY ARMS KEEP MISSING YOU

RICK ASTLEY

3 16
THE WAY YOU MAKE ME FEEL

THE WAY YOU MAKE ME FEEL

MICHAEL JACKSON

4 NEW
ALWAYS ON MY MIND

ALWAYS ON MY MIND

PET SHOP BOYS

5 7
WHAT DO YOU WANT TO MAKE THOSE EYES AT ME FOR

WHAT DO YOU WANT TO MAKE THOSE EYES AT ME FOR

SHAKIN' STEVENS

6 3
LETTER FROM AMERICA

LETTER FROM AMERICA

PROCLAIMERS

7 2
GOT MY MIND SET ON YOU

GOT MY MIND SET ON YOU

GEORGE HARRISON

8 4
CRITICIZE

CRITICIZE

ALEXANDER O'NEAL

9 30
LOVE LETTERS

LOVE LETTERS

ALISON MOYET

10 14
ONCE UPON A LONG AGO

ONCE UPON A LONG AGO

PAUL MCCARTNEY

11 18
WHO FOUND WHO

WHO FOUND WHO

JELLYBEAN FEAT. ELISA FIORILLO

12 6
SO EMOTIONAL

SO EMOTIONAL

WHITNEY HOUSTON

13 39
ROCKIN' AROUND THE CHRISTMAS TREE

ROCKIN' AROUND THE CHRISTMAS TREE

MEL AND KIM (MEL SMITH AND KIM WILDE)

14 5
NEVER CAN SAY GOODBYE

NEVER CAN SAY GOODBYE

COMMUNARDS

15 NEW
THE LOOK OF LOVE

THE LOOK OF LOVE

MADONNA

16 12
SOME GUYS HAVE ALL THE LUCK

SOME GUYS HAVE ALL THE LUCK

MAXI PRIEST

17 15
BUILD

BUILD

HOUSEMARTINS

18 13
TO BE REBORN

TO BE REBORN

BOY GEORGE

19 40
FAIRYTALE OF NEW YORK

FAIRYTALE OF NEW YORK

POGUES FEAT. KIRSTY MACCOLL

20 35
I'M THE MAN

I'M THE MAN

ANTHRAX

21 9
(I'VE HAD) THE TIME OF MY LIFE

(I'VE HAD) THE TIME OF MY LIFE

BILL MEDLEY AND JENNIFER WARNES

22 22
SATELLITE

SATELLITE

HOOTERS

23 36
SOMEWHERE SOMEBODY

SOMEWHERE SOMEBODY

FIVE STAR

24 8
WHENEVER YOU NEED SOMEBODY

WHENEVER YOU NEED SOMEBODY

RICK ASTLEY

25 24
I'VE BEEN IN LOVE BEFORE

I'VE BEEN IN LOVE BEFORE

CUTTING CREW

26 10
HERE I GO AGAIN (USA REMIX)

HERE I GO AGAIN (USA REMIX)

WHITESNAKE

27 27
TURN BACK THE CLOCK

TURN BACK THE CLOCK

JOHNNY HATES JAZZ

28 11
MY BABY JUST CARES FOR ME

MY BABY JUST CARES FOR ME

NINA SIMONE

29 21
THERE AIN'T NOTHING LIKE SHAGGIN'

THERE AIN'T NOTHING LIKE SHAGGIN'

TAMS

30 29
I COULD NEVER TAKE THE PLACE OF YOUR MAN

I COULD NEVER TAKE THE PLACE OF YOUR MAN

PRINCE

31 23
I WANT TO BE YOUR PROPERTY

I WANT TO BE YOUR PROPERTY

BLUE MERCEDES

32 NEW
ANGEL EYES (HOME AND AWAY)

ANGEL EYES (HOME AND AWAY)

WET WET WET

33 NEW
EV'RY TIME WE SAY GOODBYE

EV'RY TIME WE SAY GOODBYE

SIMPLY RED

34 20
DINNER WITH GERSHWIN

DINNER WITH GERSHWIN

DONNA SUMMER

35 19
JACK MIX IV

JACK MIX IV

MIRAGE

36 NEW
CHILDREN SAY

CHILDREN SAY

LEVEL 42

37 17
SHO' YOU RIGHT

SHO' YOU RIGHT

BARRY WHITE

38 26
HYSTERIA

HYSTERIA

DEF LEPPARD

39 25
LOVE IN THE FIRST DEGREE/MR. SLEAZE

LOVE IN THE FIRST DEGREE/MR. SLEAZE

BANANARAMA

40 34
I WON'T CRY

I WON'T CRY

GLEN GOLDSMITH

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