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Alternative Airplay

Week of January 28, 1989

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Last Week
Peak Pos.
Wks on Chart
  • 1
    • Stand

      R.E.M.
    • 9
    • 1
    • 8
      • 9
      • 1
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

W.T.Berry, P.Buck, M.Mills, M.Stipe

Producer(s):

S.Litt, R.E.M.

  • 2
    • Charlotte Anne

      Julian Cope
    • 1
    • 1
    • 12
      • 1
      • 1
      • 12
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Island/Atlantic

  • 3
    • Fine Time

      New Order
    • 7
    • 3
    • 4
      • 7
      • 3
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Qwest/Warner Bros.

  • 4
    • Fisherman's Blues

      The Waterboys
    • 3
    • 3
    • 8
      • 3
      • 3
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Ensign/EMI

  • 5
    • Dear God

      Midge Ure
    • 15
    • 5
    • 2
      • 15
      • 5
      • 2
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Songwriter(s):

M.Ure

Producer(s):

M.Ure

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Chrysalis/EMI

  • 6
    • Orinoco Flow (Sail Away)

      Enya
    • 12
    • 6
    • 4
      • 12
      • 6
      • 4
  • 7
    • Dirty Blvd.

      Lou Reed
    • 14
    • 7
    • 2
      • 14
      • 7
      • 2
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sire/Warner Bros.

  • 8
    • Sweet Jane

      Cowboy Junkies
    • 10
    • 8
    • 7
      • 10
      • 8
      • 7
  • 9
    • I'm An Adult Now

      The Pursuit Of Happiness
    • 6
    • 6
    • 11
      • 6
      • 6
      • 11
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Chrysalis/EMI

  • 10
    • Call Me Blue

      A House
    • 11
    • 9
    • 8
      • 11
      • 9
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sire/Reprise

  • 11
    • Grain Of Sand

      The Saints
    • 23
    • 11
    • 4
      • 23
      • 11
      • 4
  • 12
    • The Killing Jar

      Siouxsie & The Banshees
    • 13
    • 2
    • 18
      • 13
      • 2
      • 18
  • 13
    • Punk Rock Girl

      The Dead Milkmen
    • 20
    • 13
    • 4
      • 20
      • 13
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Fever/Enigma

  • 14 NEW
  • NEW
    • She Drives Me Crazy

      Fine Young Cannibals
    • -
    • 14
    • 1
      • -
      • 14
      • 1
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Songwriter(s):

D.Steele, R.Gift

Producer(s):

David Z., Fine Young Cannibals

Imprint/Promotion Label:

I.R.S./MCA

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 15
    • Tears Run Rings

      Marc Almond
    • 8
    • 8
    • 8
      • 8
      • 8
      • 8
  • 16
    • When Love Comes To Town

      U2
    • 30
    • 10
    • 10
      • 30
      • 10
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Island/Atlantic

  • 17
    • Was There Anything I Could Do?

      The Go-Betweens
    • 16
    • 16
    • 6
      • 16
      • 16
      • 6
  • 18
    • Angel Of Harlem

      U2
    • 4
    • 3
    • 13
      • 4
      • 3
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

Bono, The Edge, A.Clayton, L.Mullen, Jr.

Producer(s):

J.Iovine

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Island/Atlantic

  • 19
    • Little Miss S

      Edie Brickell & New Bohemians
    • 22
    • 19
    • 2
      • 22
      • 19
      • 2
  • 20
    • Cat-House

      Danielle Dax
    • 21
    • 19
    • 5
      • 21
      • 19
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sire/Warner Bros.

  • 21
    • A Little Respect

      Erasure
    • 17
    • 15
    • 9
      • 17
      • 15
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sire/Reprise

  • 22
    • Teenage Riot

      Sonic Youth
    • 24
    • 22
    • 5
      • 24
      • 22
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Blast First/Enigma

  • 23
    • Walking Away

      Information Society
    • 18
    • 15
    • 7
      • 18
      • 15
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Tommy Boy/Reprise

  • 24
    • The Great Commandment

      Camouflage
    • 5
    • 3
    • 15
      • 5
      • 3
      • 15
  • 25 NEW
  • NEW
    • All She Wants Is

      Duran Duran
    • -
    • 25
    • 1
      • -
      • 25
      • 1
  • 26
    • Orange Crush

      R.E.M.
    • 2
    • 1
    • 11
      • 2
      • 1
      • 11
  • 27
    • Im Nin'Alu

      Ofra Haza
    • 26
    • 18
    • 9
      • 26
      • 18
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sire/Warner Bros.

  • 28
    • What I Am

      Edie Brickell & New Bohemians
    • 28
    • 4
    • 21
      • 28
      • 4
      • 21
  • 29 NEW
  • NEW
    • Driven Out

      The Fixx
    • -
    • 29
    • 1
      • -
      • 29
      • 1
  • 30 NEW
  • NEW
    • 5 O'Clock World

      Julian Cope
    • -
    • 30
    • 1
      • -
      • 30
      • 1
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Island/Atlantic