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1990 Music Charts

1990's Biggest Artists, Albums and Songs

Milli Vanilli (1989 Best New Artist Grammy Winner, presented in 1990, taken back a few days later - officially there was no Best New Artist in 1989)
Bonnie Raitt (Grammy for Album of the Year)
Wind Beneath My Wings - Bette Midler (Grammy for Record of the Year)
New Artists in the Pop Charts Included:
Lenny Kravitz, Black Crowes, Del Amitri, Deee-Lite, Miche'le, Linear, Concrete Blonde, Digital Underground, Sinead O'Conner, Vanilla Ice, Wilson Phillips, En Vogue, Bel Biv DeVoe, Calloway, M.C. Hammer, Faith No More and The Adventures of Stevie V

1990's Retro Top 10 Hits

1. Black Velvet - Alannah Myles
2. Hold On - Wilson Phillips
3. Hold On - En Vogue
4. Don't Wanna Fall In Love - Jane Child
5. Escapade - Janet Jackson
6. Pure - Lightning Seeds
7. Think - Information Society
8. I'll Be Your Shelter - Taylor Dayne
9. Deadbeat Club - B-52s
10. Lambada - Kaoma

1990's 'One Hit Wonders'

1. I Wanna Be Rich - Calloway
2. Just A Friend - Biz Markie
3. Epic - Faith No More
4. Hippychick - Soho
5. Dirty Cash (Money Talks) - The Adventures of Stevie B
6. King of Wishful Thinking - Go West
7. Nothing Compares 2 U - Sinead O'Conner
8. Joey - Concrete Blonde
9. Lambada - Kaoma
10. Doin' The Do - Betty Boo

1990's Dance Top 10 Hit List

1. Pump Up The Jam - Technotronic
2. Everybody Everybody - Black Box
3. Groove Is In The Heart - Dee-Lite
4. Everybody Everybody - Black Box
5. Hippy Chick - Soho
6. Get Up! (Before The Night Is Over) - Technotronic
7. Tom's Diner - D.N.A. with Suzanne Vega
8. Knockin' Boots - Candyman
9. Jerk-Out - The Time
10. Oops Up - Snap!

More of 1990's Dance Top Hits

  You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real) - Jimmy Somerville
  Dirty Cash - The Adventures of Stevie V

1990's Pop Dance Top 10 Hit List

1. Electric Boogie - Marcia Griffiths
2. You Can'y Touch This - M.C. Hammer
3. Vogue - Madonna
4. Step By Step - New Kids On The Block
5. She Ain't Worth It - Glenn Medeiros
6. Giving You The Benefit - Pebbles
7. This Old Heart Of Mine - Rod Stewart with Ronald Isley
8. Swing The Mood - Jive Bunny (Big band Medley)
9. The Way You Do The Things You Do - UB40
10. That's What I Like - Jive Bunny (50s/60s Medley)

1990's Hip Hop Music Top Ten

1. The Humpty Dance - Digital Underground
2. Just A Friend - Biz Markie
3. Poison - Bell Biv DeVoe
4. Ice Ice Baby - Vanilla Ice
5. Do Me! - Bell Biv DeVoe
6. Knockin' Boots - Candyman
7. Wiggle It - Two In a Room
8. 911 Is A Joke - Public Enemy
9. Cause I Can Do It Right - Big Daddy Kane
10. Doin' The Do - Betty Boo

1990's Bubblegum Pop Music Top Ten

1. Step By Step - New Kids on the Block
2. Ice Ice Baby - Vanilla Ice
3. U Can't Touch This - MC Hammer
4. Vogue - Madonna
5. Opposites Attract - Paula Abdul with the Wild Pair
6. The Power - Snap!
7. Poison - Belll Biv Devoe
8. Because I Love You (The Postman Song) - Stevie B
9. Groove Is In The Heart - Deee-Lite
10. The Humpty Dance - Digital Underground

1990's Pop Rock Top 10 Hit List

1. Black Velvet - Alannah Myles
2. Cradle Of Love - Billy Idol
3. Unskinny Bop - Poison
4. Free Fallin - Tom Petty
5. Freedom - George Michael
6. Cherry Pie - Warrant
7. Hard To Handle - The Black Crowes
8. Epic - Faith No More
9. Downtown Train - Rod Stewart
10. L.A. Woman - Billy Idol

1990's Alternative Top 10 Hit List

1. Personal Jesus - Depeche Mode
2. Suicide Blonde - INXS
3. Joey - Concrete Blonde
4. Roam - The B-52's
5. Enjoy The Silence - Depeche Mode
6. Jealous - Gene Loves Jezebel
7. I'm Free - The Soup Dragons
8. Pictures Of You - The Cure
9. Policy Of Truth - Depeche Mode
10. Getting Away With It - Electronic

1990's Album Rock Top 10 Hit List

1. Blaze Of Glory - Jon Bon Jovi
2. Janie's Got A Gun - Aerosmith
3. Kickstart My Heart - Motley Crue
4. Something To Believe In - Poison
5. What It Takes - Aerosmith
6. (Can't Live Without Your) Love And Affection - Nelson
7. The Other Side - Aerosmith
8. Fly To The Angels - Slaughter
9. Hungry - Lita Ford
10. Up All Night - Slaughter

PCM's 1990 Top 10 Hit List

1. Electric Boogie (The Electric Slide) - Marcia Griffiths
2. Ice Ice Baby - Vanilla Ice
3. U Can't Touch This - MC Hammer
4. I Wanna Be Rich - Calloway
5. Humpty Dance - Digital Underground
6. Here and Now - Luthor Vandross
7. Vogue - Madonna
8. Pump Up The Jam - Technotronic
9. Blaze of Glory - Jon Bon Jovi
10. Step By Step - New Kids On The Block
Check Out the Full PCM 1990
Annual Best Music Hits Here !
One Hit Wonders include artists with only one song in Billboard's Music Charts, songs of note and well-known hits that did not even make the Billboard Pop Charts.
PCM Charts are based on DJ requests and online suggestions.
Some songs are listed in multiple years because some charts list the
'release date' as the official date, while others list the chart 'peak date.'
Compromising that data, we try to list songs for the year they saw the most chart action.
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More 1990 Trivia:

1990 Oscars
1990 Grammy Winners
1990 In History

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