1984 – My Top 100 Songs

Rank Title Artist
1 When Doves Cry Prince & The Revolution
2 Careless Whisper George Michael
3 Borderline Madonna
4 Wouldn’t It Be Good Nik Kershaw
5 You Spin Me Round (Like A Record) Dead Or Alive
6 Friends (ITA) Amii Stewart
7 Madam Butterfly Malcolm McLaren
8 The Glamorous Life Sheila E
9 Last Christmas Wham!
10 Do They Know It’s Christmas Band Aid
11 I Won’t Let The Sun Go Down On Me (RE) Nik Kershaw
12 Thinking Of You Sister Sledge
13 Half A Minute Matt Bianco
14 Like A Virgin Madonna
15 Here Comes The Rain Again Eurythmics
16 You’re The Best Thing Style Council, The
17 It’s My Life Talk Talk
18 Wake Me Up Before You Go Go Wham!
19 Automatic Pointer Sisters, The
20 San Damiano (Heart And Soul) Sal Solo
21 The Power Of Love Frankie Goes To Hollywood
22 Freedom Wham!
23 Live Without Your Love Windjammer
24 Let’s Hear It For The Boy Deniece Williams
25 Time After Time Cyndi Lauper
26 Hide And Seek Howard Jones
27 Glad It’s All Over Captain Sensible
28 All I Need Jack Wagner
29 Whatever I Do (Wherever I Go) Hazell Dean
30 Self Control Laura Branigan
31 The Riddle Nik Kershaw
32 Somebody Depeche Mode
33 Since Yesterday Strawberry Switchblade
34 I Feel For You Chaka Khan
35 Out Of Touch Daryl Hall & John Oates
36 Eyes Without A Face Billy Idol
37 Sunglasses At Night (CAN) Corey Hart
38 Such A Shame Talk Talk
39 Heaven Knows I’m Miserable Now Smiths, The
40 A Girl In Trouble (Is A Temporary Thing) Romeo Void
41 No More Words Berlin
42 Heaven (Must Be There) (AUS) Eurogliders
43 The Wild Boys Duran Duran
44 People Are People Depeche Mode
45 Those First Impressions Associates, The
46 Please Please Please Let Me Get What I Want (B/S) Smiths, The
47 High Energy Evelyn Thomas
48 She Bop Cyndi Lauper
49 If This Is It Huey Lewis & The News
50 Footloose Kenny Loggins
51 One Night In Bangkok Murray Head
52 Hard Habit To Break Chicago
53 Drive Cars, The
54 Together In Electric Dreams Phil Oakey & Giorgio Moroder
55 You Take Me Up Thompson Twins, The
56 My Ever Changing Moods (Piano Version) Style Council, The
57 Missing You John Waite
58 What’s Love Got To Do With It Tina Turner
59 Centipede Rebbie Jackson
60 Mistake Number Three Culture Club
61 Foolish Heart Steve Perry
62 The Reflex Duran Duran
63 This Is Mine Heaven 17
64 Tuch Me Fonda Rae
65 I Should’ve Known Better Jim Diamond
66 Radio Ga Ga Queen
67 Wood Beez (Pray Like Aretha Franklin) Scritti Politti
68 Doctor Doctor Thompson Twins, The
69 Lovergirl Teena Marie
70 Survivor (ITA) Mike Francis
71 Invisible Alison Moyet
72 (Feels Like) Heaven Fiction Factory
73 I’m Falling Bluebells, The
74 Stay With Me (Trk) DeBarge
75 Wishful Thinking China Crisis
76 Big In Japan (GER) Alphaville
77 Dance Hall Days Wang Chung
78 Loveride Nuance ftr Vikki Love
79 Life On Your Own Human League, The
80 (Love Is Just) The Game Peter Browne
81 Shout Tears For Fears
82 The Boys Of Summer Don Henley
83 The Never Ending Story Limahl
84 All I Need Is Everything Aztec Camera
85 Miss Me Blind Culture Club
86 Birds Fly (Whisper To A Scream) Icicles Works, The
87 Small Town Boy Bronski Beat
88 And You Tell Me (B/S) a-ha
89 Tenderness General Public
90 The War Song Culture Club
91 Dancing In The Dark (Blaster Mix) Bruce Springsteen
92 Ghostbusters Ray Parker Jr
93 Human Racing Nik Kershaw
94 Against All Odds Phil Collins
95 Like To Get To Know You Well Howard Jones
96 The Longest Time Billy Joel
97 Somebody’s Watching Me Rockwell
98 Give Me Tonight Shannon
99 Somebody Else’s Guy Jocelyn Brown
100 Don’t Let Go Wang Chung

1984 – My Next 100 Songs

Rank Title Artist
101 Only When You Leave Spandau Ballet
102 All Through The Night Cyndi Lauper
103 Cool It Now New Edition
104 Someday Gap Band, The
105 Easy Lover Philip Bailey & Phil Collins
106 Jump (For My Love) Pointer Sisters, The
107 Strut Sheena Easton
108 Sister Of Mercy Thompson Twins, The
109 Two Tribes Frankie Goes To Hollywood
110 Breakin’…There’s No Stoppin’ Us Ollie & Jerry
111 A Love Worth Waiting For Shakin Stevens
112 Robert DeNiro’s Waiting Bananarama
113 Method Of Modern Love Daryl Hall & John Oates
114 Heaven Help My Heart Elaine Paige
115 Don’t Tell Me Blancmange
116 Dancing Girls Nik Kershaw
117 All Cried Out Alison Moyet
118 Sneaking Out The Back Door Matt Bianco
119 I Can Dream About You Dan Hartman
120 Body And Soul (NED) Mai Tai
121 Round And Round Spandau Ballet
122 Lay Your Hands On Me Thompson Twins, The
123 Erotic City Prince & The Revolution
124 Jungle Love Time, The
125 What Do I Do Phil Fearon & Galaxy
126 Young At Heart Bluebells, The
127 Love Resurrection Alison Moyet
128 Louise Human League, The
129 We Belong Pat Benatar
130 Say Yeah Limit, The
131 Your Love Is King Sade
132 Talking Loud And Clear Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark
133 Breakin’ Down (Sugar Samba) Julia & Co.
134 10 9 8 Face To Face
135 Love Is Love Culture Club
136 Solid Ashford & Simpson
137 Strangers In A Strange World Jenny Burton & Patrick Jude
138 Street Dance Break Machine
139 A Rockin’ Good Way Shakin Stevens & Bonnie Tyler
140 The Heart Of Rock N Roll Huey Lewis & The News
141 State Of Shock Jacksons, The ftr Michael Jackson & Mick Jagger
142 Everybody’s Laughing Phil Fearon & Galaxy
143 Desert Moon Dennis DeYoung
144 Square Rooms (SWI) Al Corley
145 Lights Out Peter Wolf
146 80s Romance Belle Stars, The
147 Locomotion Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark
148 Private Dancer Tina Turner
149 Master And Servant Depeche Mode
150 The Killing Moon Echo & The Bunnymen
151 Thank You My Love Imagination
152 Another Man Barbara Mason
153 Black Stations/White Stations M+M
154 It Ain’t Enough Corey Hart
155 I Want A New Drug Huey Lewis & The News
156 Change Of Heart Change
157 Over My Head Toni Basil
158 It’s A Miracle Culture Club
159 Smooth Operator Sade
160 Sexcrime (Nineteen Eighty-Four) Eurythmics
161 Closest Thing To Heaven Kane Gang, The
162 Ti Amo Laura Branigan
163 All Behind Us Now Patti Austin
164 This Night Billy Joel
165 Lucky Star Madonna
166 Body Rock Maria Vidal
167 We Are Ninjas (Not Geishas) Frank Chickens
168 Forever Young (GER) Alphaville
169 Go Insane Lindsey Buckingham
170 I’m Gonna Tear Your Playhouse Down Paul Young
171 Tell Me I’m Not Dreaming Jermaine Jackson & Michael Jackson
172 Too Late For Goodbyes Julian Lennon
173 Sugar Walls Sheena Easton
174 Michael Caine Madness
175 The Only One (Trk) Lionel Richie
176 Each And Every One Everything But The Girl
177 Whatever We Imagine James Ingram
178 Don’t Answer Me Alan Parsons Project, The
179 I Wanna Be Loved Elvis Costello & The Attractions
180 I Love Men Eartha Kitt
181 Love All Day Nick Heyward
182 If You’re Not Here By My Side Menudo
183 Valotte Julian Lennon
184 Jump Van Halen
185 I’m A Model (Tonight’s The Night) (EU) Valerie Claire
186 Adult Education Daryl Hall & John Oates
187 Happy Ending Joe Jackson
188 I Feel Like Buddy Holly Alvin Stardust
189 If Ever You’re In My Arms Again Peabo Bryson
190 Everything Must Change Paul Young
191 Breakdance Irene Cara
192 Almost Paradise Mike Reno & Ann Wilson
193 Love Wars Womack & Womack
194 Tea For Two (ITA) Time And Love
195 You’re The Inspiration Chicago
196 Dr Beat Miami Sound Machine
197 The Warrior Scandal
198 Do What You Do Jermaine Jackson
199 Apollo 9 Adam Ant
200 Love’s Great Adventure Ultravox