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Alternative Airplay

Week of May 6, 1989

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Last Week
Peak Pos.
Wks on Chart
  • 1
    • Fascination Street

      The Cure
    • 4
    • 1
    • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

R.Smith, S.Gallup, Williams, Thompson, R.O'Donnell, L.Tolhurst

Producer(s):

R.Smith, D.M.Allen

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/EEG

  • 2
    • Good Thing

      Fine Young Cannibals
    • 3
    • 2
    • 7
      • 3
      • 2
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

D.Steele, R.Gift

Producer(s):

Steele, Gift, Cox

Imprint/Promotion Label:

I.R.S./MCA

  • 3
    • Fire Woman

      The Cult
    • 5
    • 3
    • 4
      • 5
      • 3
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

Astbury, Duffy

Producer(s):

B.Rock

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sire/Reprise

  • 4
    • Madonna Of The Wasps

      Robyn Hitchcock 'n' The Egyptians
    • 2
    • 2
    • 8
      • 2
      • 2
      • 8
  • 5
    • The Mayor Of Simpleton

      XTC
    • 1
    • 1
    • 11
      • 1
      • 1
      • 11
  • 6
    • This Town

      Elvis Costello
    • 14
    • 6
    • 5
      • 14
      • 6
      • 5
  • 7
    • Round & Round

      New Order
    • 9
    • 6
    • 8
      • 9
      • 6
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

New Order

Producer(s):

New Order, S.Hague

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Qwest/Warner Bros.

  • 8
    • Something To Say

      The Connells
    • 7
    • 7
    • 5
      • 7
      • 7
      • 5
  • 9
    • Monkey Gone To Heaven

      Pixies
    • 11
    • 9
    • 3
      • 11
      • 9
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

4AD/EEG

  • 10
    • The Last Of The Famous International Playboys

      Morrissey
    • 6
    • 3
    • 8
      • 6
      • 3
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sire/Reprise

  • 11
    • Busload Of Faith

      Lou Reed
    • 20
    • 11
    • 2
      • 20
      • 11
      • 2
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sire/Warner Bros.

  • 12
    • Nineteen Forever

      Joe Jackson
    • 18
    • 12
    • 2
      • 18
      • 12
      • 2
  • 13
    • Everything Counts

      Depeche Mode
    • 15
    • 13
    • 4
      • 15
      • 13
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sire/Warner Bros.

  • 14
    • Always Saturday

      Guadalcanal Diary
    • 10
    • 7
    • 9
      • 10
      • 7
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/EEG

  • 15
    • Dancing Barefoot

      U2
    • 16
    • 15
    • 4
      • 16
      • 15
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Island/Atlantic

  • 16
    • Warrior

      Public Image Ltd.
    • 17
    • 16
    • 3
      • 17
      • 16
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Virgin Rec./Capitol

  • 17
    • Suboceana

      Tom Tom Club
    • 21
    • 17
    • 2
      • 21
      • 17
      • 2
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sire/Reprise

  • 18
    • Witchdoctor

      Sidewinders
    • 23
    • 18
    • 3
      • 23
      • 18
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mammoth/RCA

  • 19
    • Turn You Inside-Out

      R.E.M.
    • 19
    • 10
    • 8
      • 19
      • 10
      • 8
  • 20 NEW
  • NEW
    • So Alive

      Love And Rockets
    • -
    • 20
    • 1
      • -
      • 20
      • 1
  • 21 NEW
  • NEW
    • Obsession

      Xymox
    • -
    • 21
    • 1
      • -
      • 21
      • 1
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Wing/PolyGram

  • 22 NEW
  • NEW
    • Debbie Gibson Is Pregnant

      Mojo Nixon/Skid Roper
    • -
    • 22
    • 1
      • -
      • 22
      • 1
  • 23
    • Sun Gone Down

      House Of Freaks
    • 25
    • 23
    • 2
      • 25
      • 23
      • 2
  • 24
    • Everlasting Love

      Howard Jones
    • 22
    • 19
    • 6
      • 22
      • 19
      • 6
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/EEG

  • 25
    • I'll Be You

      The Replacements
    • 8
    • 1
    • 14
      • 8
      • 1
      • 14
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sire/Reprise

  • 26
    • Answers To Nothing

      Midge Ure
    • 27
    • 26
    • 2
      • 27
      • 26
      • 2
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Chrysalis/EMI

  • 27
    • Stop

      Erasure
    • 26
    • 19
    • 9
      • 26
      • 19
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sire/Reprise

  • 28
    • The Sheep's A Wolf

      Caterwaul
    • 30
    • 28
    • 2
      • 30
      • 28
      • 2
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

I.R.S./MCA

  • 29 NEW
  • NEW
    • Now You're In Heaven

      Julian Lennon
    • -
    • 29
    • 1
      • -
      • 29
      • 1
  • 30
    • She Drives Me Crazy

      Fine Young Cannibals
    • 12
    • 5
    • 15
      • 12
      • 5
      • 15
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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