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This week's most popular mainstream rock songs, ranked by radio airplay detections on mainstream rock-formatted stations, as measured by Nielsen Music.

MAINSTREAM ROCK SONGS

The week of
2
LAST WEEK
8
WEEKS ON CHART
KING OF PAIN
Producer(s)
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label
Unknown | A&M

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The Police KING OF PAIN Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
KING OF PAIN
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | A&M
2
Asia DON't CRY Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
DON't CRY
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Geffen
3
Robert Plant OTHER ARMS Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
OTHER ARMS
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Es Paranza
4
Stray Cats (SHE's) SEXY + 17 Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
(SHE's) SEXY + 17
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | EMI
5
Jackson Browne LAWYERS IN LOVE Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
LAWYERS IN LOVE
Last
Peak
Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Asylum
6
Talking Heads BURNING DOWN THE HOUSE Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
BURNING DOWN THE HOUSE
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Sire
7
Kansas FIGHT FIRE WITH FIRE Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
FIGHT FIRE WITH FIRE
18  Last
Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Epic
8
Heart HOW CAN I REFUSE Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
HOW CAN I REFUSE
51  Last
Peak
Weeks
51
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Epic
9
The Fixx SAVED BY ZERO Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
SAVED BY ZERO
Last
Peak
14  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | MCA
10
Quarterflash TAKE ME TO HEART Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
TAKE ME TO HEART
Last
Peak
Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Geffen
11
Triumph ALL THE WAY Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
ALL THE WAY
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | RCA
12
Stevie Nicks ENCHANTED Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
ENCHANTED
15  Last
12  Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Modern
13
David Bowie CHINA GIRL Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
CHINA GIRL
11  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
David Bowie, Iggy Pop
Producer(s):
David Bowie, N.G.Rodgers, Jr.
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | EMI
14
The Fixx One Thing Leads To Another Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
One Thing Leads To Another
26  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
Curnin, Woods, West-Oram, Green All, Agies
Producer(s):
R.Hines
15
Loverboy HOT GIRLS IN LOVE Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
HOT GIRLS IN LOVE
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Columbia
16
The Police SYNCHRONICITY II Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
SYNCHRONICITY II
20  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | A&M
17
Robert Plant IN THE MOOD Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
IN THE MOOD
36  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Es Paranza
18
The Police WRAPPED AROUND YOUR FINGER Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
WRAPPED AROUND YOUR FINGER
14  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
24
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | A&M
19
Loverboy Queen Of The Broken Hearts Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Queen Of The Broken Hearts
17  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
P.Dean, M.Reno
Producer(s):
B.Fairbairn, P.Dean
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Columbia
20
Stevie Ray Vaughan Pride And Joy Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Pride And Joy
28  Last
20  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
20
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Portrait
21
Bryan Adams THIS TIME Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
THIS TIME
43  Last
21  Peak
Weeks
43
LAST WEEK
37
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Songwriter(s):
B.Adams, Jim Vallance
Producer(s):
B.Adams, B.Clearmountain
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | A&M
22
Zebra Who's Behind The Door? Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Who's Behind The Door?
23  Last
10  Peak
14  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

23
Charlie IT's INEVITABLE Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
IT's INEVITABLE
13  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Mirage
24
ZZ Top Sharp Dressed Man Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Sharp Dressed Man
12  Last
Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
B.Ham, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros.
25
Joan Jett & the Blackhearts FAKE FRIENDS Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
FAKE FRIENDS
33  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Blackheart
26
Electric Light Orchestra ROCK 'N' ROLL IS KING Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
ROCK 'N' ROLL IS KING
35  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Jet
27
Joe Walsh I CAN PLAY THAT ROCK 'N' ROLL Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
I CAN PLAY THAT ROCK 'N' ROLL
16  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Full Moon
28
Billy Joel TELL HER ABOUT IT Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
TELL HER ABOUT IT
53  Last
28  Peak
Weeks
53
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
28
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Songwriter(s):
W.Joel
Producer(s):
A.A.Davies, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Columbia
29
Dfx 2 EMOTION Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
EMOTION
22  Last
22  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
29
TWO WEEKS AGO
22
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | MCA
30
Asia THE HEAT GOES ON Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
THE HEAT GOES ON
29  Last
29  Peak
Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
29
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Geffen
31
David Bowie CRIMINAL WORLD Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
CRIMINAL WORLD
38  Last
31  Peak
Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
31
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | EMI
32
Dio Rainbow In The Dark Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Rainbow In The Dark
Last
32  Peak
Weeks
33
Joan Jett & the Blackhearts THE FRENCH SONG Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
THE FRENCH SONG
41  Last
30  Peak
Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
48
TWO WEEKS AGO
30
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | MCA
34
Asia TRUE COLORS Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
TRUE COLORS
39  Last
34  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
34
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Geffen
35
Asia DAYLIGHT Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
DAYLIGHT
Last
35  Peak
Weeks
36
Danny Spanos HOT CHERIE Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
HOT CHERIE
Last
36  Peak
Weeks
37
The Animals THE NIGHT Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
THE NIGHT
Last
37  Peak
Weeks
38
Men Without Hats The Safety Dance Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
The Safety Dance
Last
38  Peak
Weeks
39
Def Leppard ROCK OF AGES Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
ROCK OF AGES
44  Last
Peak
19  Weeks
44
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
19
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
R.J.Lange, Not Listed
Imprint/Promotion Label:
Unknown | Mercury
40
Stevie Nicks Stand Back Billboard Mainstream Rock Songs
Stand Back
25  Last
Peak
13  Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Producer(s):
J.Iovine, Not Listed
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