Billboard Charts Archive

Alternative Songs - 1989 Archive

Issue Date Title Artist
January 7 Orange Crush R.E.M.
January 14
January 21 Charlotte Anne Julian Cope
January 28 Stand R.E.M.
February 4
February 11 Dirty Blvd. Lou Reed
February 18
February 25
March 4
March 11 I'll Be You The Replacements
March 18 Veronica Elvis Costello
March 25
April 1 The Mayor Of Simpleton XTC
April 8
April 15
April 22
April 29
May 6 Fascination Street The Cure
May 13
May 20
May 27
June 3
June 10
June 17
June 24 So Alive Love And Rockets
July 1
July 8
July 15
July 22
July 29 Disappointed Public Image Ltd.
August 5 Channel Z The B-52s
August 12
August 19
August 26 Come Anytime Hoodoo Gurus
September 2
September 9
September 16 Love Shack The B-52s
September 23
September 30
October 7
October 14 Sowing The Seeds Of Love Tears For Fears
October 21 Pictures Of Matchstick Men Camper van Beethoven
October 28
November 4
November 11 Proud To Fall Ian McCulloch
November 18
November 25
December 2
December 9 Love And Anger Kate Bush
December 16
December 23
December 30 Blues From A Gun The Jesus And Mary Chain