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Alternative Airplay

Week of May 5, 1990

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Last Week
Peak Pos.
Wks on Chart
  • 1
    • Enjoy The Silence

      Depeche Mode
    • 1
    • 1
    • 9
      • 1
      • 1
      • 9
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sire/Reprise

Gains In Performance

  • 2
    • I Don't Know Why I Love You

      The House Of Love
    • 3
    • 2
    • 10
      • 3
      • 2
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mercury/IDJMG

  • 3
    • Metropolis

      The Church
    • 2
    • 1
    • 10
      • 2
      • 1
      • 10
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Arista

  • 4
    • Forgotten Years

      Midnight Oil
    • 4
    • 4
    • 5
      • 4
      • 4
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Gains In Performance

  • 5
    • The Emperor's New Clothes

      Sinead O'Connor
    • 6
    • 5
    • 5
      • 6
      • 5
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Ensign/EMI

Gains In Performance

  • 6
    • Fools Gold

      The Stone Roses
    • 5
    • 5
    • 7
      • 5
      • 5
      • 7
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Silvertone/RCA

  • 7
    • Here's Where The Story Ends

      The Sundays
    • 8
    • 7
    • 3
      • 8
      • 7
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Rough Trade/DGC

Gains In Performance

  • 8
    • Pure

      Lightning Seeds
    • 9
    • 8
    • 5
      • 9
      • 8
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Gains In Performance

  • 9
    • Downtown

      Lloyd Cole
    • 10
    • 9
    • 3
      • 10
      • 9
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Gains In Performance

  • 10
    • Show Me Your Soul

      Red Hot Chili Peppers
    • 11
    • 10
    • 5
      • 11
      • 10
      • 5
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

EMI

Gains In Performance

  • 11
    • Hey Venus

      That Petrol Emotion
    • 14
    • 11
    • 3
      • 14
      • 11
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Virgin Rec./Capitol

Gains In Performance

  • 12
    • Book Of Dreams

      Suzanne Vega
    • 15
    • 12
    • 3
      • 15
      • 12
      • 3
  • 13
    • This & That

      Michael Penn
    • 20
    • 10
    • 9
      • 20
      • 10
      • 9
  • 14
    • Sun Comes Up, It's Tuesday Morning

      Cowboy Junkies
    • 12
    • 11
    • 8
      • 12
      • 11
      • 8
  • 15
    • Let It Be Me

      Social Distortion
    • 13
    • 11
    • 7
      • 13
      • 11
      • 7
  • 16
    • Cuts You Up

      Peter Murphy
    • 17
    • 1
    • 16
      • 17
      • 1
      • 16
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Beggars Banquet/RCA

  • 17
    • Heavenly Pop Hit

      The Chills
    • 21
    • 17
    • 4
      • 21
      • 17
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Slash/Warner Bros.

Gains In Performance

  • 18
    • Nothing Compares 2 U

      Sinead O'Connor
    • 7
    • 1
    • 13
      • 7
      • 1
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

Prince

Producer(s):

Prince

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Ensign/EMI

  • 19 NEW
  • NEW
    • Cradle Of Love

      Billy Idol
    • -
    • 19
    • 1
      • -
      • 19
      • 1
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Songwriter(s):

D.Werner, B.Idol

Producer(s):

K.Forsey

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Chrysalis/EMI

Gains In Performance

RIAA Certification: Gold
  • 20
    • Pictures Of You

      The Cure
    • 24
    • 20
    • 3
      • 24
      • 20
      • 3
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Songwriter(s):

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

Producer(s):

Smith, Allen

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Fiction/Elektra/EEG

  • 21
    • Life In Detail

      Robert Palmer
    • 18
    • 14
    • 8
      • 18
      • 14
      • 8
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

EMI

  • 22
    • Twisting

      They Might Be Giants
    • 23
    • 22
    • 4
      • 23
      • 22
      • 4
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Elektra/EEG

  • 23 NEW
  • NEW
    • Drag My Bad Name Down

      The 4 Of Us
    • -
    • 23
    • 1
      • -
      • 23
      • 1
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Gains In Performance

  • 24
    • Kiss This Thing Goodbye

      Del Amitri
    • 25
    • 13
    • 9
      • 25
      • 13
      • 9
  • 25 NEW
  • NEW
    • When The River Runs Dry

      Hunters & Collectors
    • -
    • 25
    • 1
      • -
      • 25
      • 1
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Gains In Performance

  • 26 NEW
  • NEW
    • Way Down Now

      World Party
    • -
    • 26
    • 1
      • -
      • 26
      • 1
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Ensign/EMI

Gains In Performance

  • 27
    • Butterfly On A Wheel

      The Mission U.K.
    • 30
    • 27
    • 2
      • 30
      • 27
      • 2
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mercury/IDJMG

  • 28
    • Lightning Man

      Nitzer Ebb
    • 28
    • 28
    • 2
      • 28
      • 28
      • 2
  • 29
    • Deliverance

      The Mission U.K.
    • 22
    • 6
    • 13
      • 22
      • 6
      • 13
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Songwriter(s):

Not Listed

Producer(s):

Not Listed

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Mercury/IDJMG

  • 30
    • Policy Of Truth

      Depeche Mode
    • 27
    • 27
    • 2
      • 27
      • 27
      • 2
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Songwriter(s):

M.L.Gore

Producer(s):

Depeche Mode, Flood

Imprint/Promotion Label:

Sire/Reprise