CASH BOX Top 100 Singles
Green square = bullet (strong upward move)Week ending SEPTEMBER 17, 1988
TWTITLE | Artist (Label) LW2WK3WKWKS
  1SWEET CHILD O’ MINE
    Guns N’ Roses (Geffen 27963)
  1  3  413
  2SIMPLY IRRESISTIBLE
    Robert Palmer (EMI-Manhattan 50133)
  3  5  912
  3MONKEY
    George Michael (Columbia 07941)
  2  1  111
  4PERFECT WORLD
    Huey Lewis & News (Chrysalis 43265)
  4  6  810
  5IF IT ISN’T LOVE
    New Edition (MCA 53264)
  7101612
  6I’LL ALWAYS LOVE YOU
    Taylor Dayne (Arista 9700)
  9151915
  7DON’T WORRY BE HAPPY
    Bobby McFerrin (EMI-Manhattan 50146)
111822  8
  8WHEN IT’S LOVE
    Van Halen (Warner Bros. 27827)
  8111312
  9NOBODY’S FOOL
    Kenny Loggins (Columbia 07971)
10131711
10LOVE BITES
    Def Leppard (Mercury 870 402)
172231  6
11ONE GOOD WOMAN
    Peter Cetera (Warner/Full Moon 27824)
141720  9
12IT WOULD TAKE A STRONG STRONG MAN
    Rick Astley (RCA 8663)
13161810
13DON’T BE CRUEL
    Cheap Trick (Epic 07965)
162029  8
14I HATE MYSELF FOR LOVING YOU
    Joan Jett & Blackhearts (Blackheart 07919)
18212813
15I DON’T WANNA GO ON WITH YOU LIKE THAT
    Elton John (MCA 53345)
  5  2  214
16FAST CAR
    Tracy Chapman (Elektra 69412)
  6  4  614
17ANOTHER PART OF ME
    Michael Jackson (Epic 07962)
121214  9
18PLEASE DON’T GO GIRL
    New Kids On The Block (Columbia 07700)
22242713
19I DON’T WANNA LIVE WITHOUT YOUR LOVE
    Chicago (Reprise/Full Moon 27855)
15  7  516
20FALLEN ANGEL
    Poison (Enigma 44191)
263036  8
21RED RED WINE
    UB40 (A&M 1244)
28395822
22A NIGHTMARE ON MY STREET
    D.J. Jazzy Jeff & Fresh Prince (Jive 1124)
242632  7
23WHAT’S ON YOUR MIND (Pure Energy)
    Information Society (Tommy Boy 27826)
253344  9
24STAYING TOGETHER
    Debbie Gibson (Atlantic 89034)
273238  7
25ROLL WITH IT
    Steve Winwood (Virgin 99326)
19  8  315
26FOREVER YOUNG
    Rod Stewart (Warner Bros. 27796)
293439  7
27TRUE LOVE
    Glenn Frey (MCA 53363)
313845  5
28GROOVY KIND OF LOVE
    Phil Collins (Atlantic 89017)
3656  3
29DON’T YOU KNOW WHAT THE NIGHT CAN DO?
    Steve Winwood (Virgin 99290)
354047  5
301-2-3
    Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine (Epic 07921)
21141016
31HANDS TO HEAVEN
    Breathe (A&M 2991)
20  9  720
32NEVER TEAR US APART
    INXS (Atlantic 89038)
374552  6
33HERE WITH ME
    REO Speedwagon (Epic 07901)
23232613
34WHAT YOU SEE IS WHAT YOU GET
    Brenda K. Starr (MCA 53367)
384448  7
35CHAINS OF LOVE
    Erasure (Sire 27844)
394755  7
36DON’T BE CRUEL
    Bobby Brown (MCA 53327)
425463  7
37WILD, WILD WEST
    Escape Club (Atlantic 89048)
404675  5
38I DON’T WANT TO BE A HERO
    Johnny Hates Jazz (Virgin 99304)
30313311
39MAKE ME LOSE CONTROL
    Eric Carmen (Arista 9686)
32191518
40ONE MOMENT IN TIME
    Whitney Houston (Arista 9743)
56  2
41ALL FIRED UP
    Pat Benatar (Chrysalis 43268)
33252512
42HOLD ON TO THE NIGHTS
    Richard Marx (EMI-Manhattan 50106)
34292118
43LOOK OUT ANY WINDOW
    Bruce Hornsby & Range (RCA 8678)
414141  9
44THE LOCO-MOTION
    Kylie Minogue (Geffen 27752)
587383  4
45SUPERSTITIOUS
    Europe (Epic 07979)
496271  6
46ANOTHER LOVER
    Giant Steps (A&M 1226)
607079  5
47TIME AND TIDE
    Basia (Epic 07730)
515862  7
48INDESTRUCTIBLE
    Four Tops (Arista 9706)
536170  5
49THE DEAD HEART
    Midnight Oil (Columbia 07964)
505357  8
50LOVE WILL SAVE THE DAY
    Whitney Houston (Arista 9720)
43281112
51SIGN YOUR NAME
    Terence Trent D’Arby (Columbia 07911)
44271217
52POUR SOME SUGAR ON ME
    Def Leppard (Mercury 870 298)
45352321
53OFF ON YOUR OWN (Girl)
    Al B. Sure! (Warner Bros. 27870)
545966  7
54RAG DOLL
    Aerosmith (Geffen 27915)
46373016
55MISSED OPPORTUNITY
    Daryl Hall & John Oates (Arista 9727)
48423411
56SAYIN’ SORRY (Don’t Make It Right)
    Denise Lopez (Vendetta 7200)
55484014
57JUST GOT PAID
    Johnny Kemp (Columbia 07744)
47362419
58DANCE LITTLE SISTER (pt. 1)
    Terence Trent D’Arby (Columbia 08023)
80  2
59SPRING LOVE (Come Back To Me)
    Stevie B (LMR 74002)
66656710
60JACKIE
    Blue Zone U.K. (Arista 9725)
657177  6
61DON’T KNOW WHAT YOU GOT (Till It’s Gone)
    Cinderella (Mercury 870 644)
698189  4
62INSIDE A DREAM
    Jane Wiedlin (EMI-Manhattan 50145)
687988  4
63MAKE IT LAST FOREVER
    Keith Sweat with Jacci McGhee (Vintertainment 69386)
575556  9
64DO YOU LOVE ME
    Contours (Motown Yesteryear 448)
52433533
65KNOCKED OUT
    Paula Abdul (Virgin 99329)
61524313
66SUMMERGIRLS
    Dino (4th & B’way 7468)
595151  9
67NICE ’N’ SLOW
    Freddie Jackson (Capitol 44171)
707278  8
68HOW CAN I FALL?
    Breathe (A&M 1224)
85  2
69KOKOMO
    Beach Boys (Elektra 69385)
86  2
70THE PROMISE
    When In Rome (Virgin 99323)
78  2
71WAITING FOR A STAR TO FALL
    Boy Meets Girl (RCA 8691)
8187  3
72POWERFUL STUFF
    Fabulous Thunderbirds (Elektra 69384)
7686  3
73SHE’S ON THE LEFT
    Jeffrey Osborne (A&M 1227)
737882  5
74THE TWIST (Yo, Twist!)
    Fat Boys (with Chubby Checker) (Tin Pan Apple 887 571)
63493714
75IT TAKES TWO
    Rob Base & D.J. E-Z Rock (Profile 5186)
7785  3
76STRANGELOVE
    Depeche Mode (Sire 27777)
82  2
77BABY, I LOVE YOUR WAY/FREEBIRD MEDLEY (Free Baby)
    Will To Power (Epic 08034)
88  2
78THE FLAME
    Cheap Trick (Epic 07745)
62504224
79PARENTS JUST DON’T UNDERSTAND
    D.J. Jazzy Jeff & Fresh Prince (Jive 1099)
64574920
80HEART DON’T FAIL ME NOW
    Holly Knight (Columbia 07932)
8488  3
81YOU CAME
    Kim Wilde (MCA 53370)
90  2
82LONG AND LASTING LOVE (Once In A Lifetime)
    Glenn Medeiros (Amherst 324)
838387  4
83THE RUMOUR
    Olivia Newton-John (MCA 53294)
798285  5
84TELL ME
    White Lion (Atlantic 89051)
67646111
85THE RIGHT STUFF
    Vanessa Williams (Wing 887 386)
716359  9
86RUSH HOUR
    Jane Wiedlin (EMI-Manhattan 50118)
72605420
87NEW SENSATION
    INXS (Atlantic 89080)
74665019
88EDGE OF A BROKEN HEART
    Vixen (EMI-Manhattan 50141)
  1
89INSIDE OUTSIDE
    Cover Girls (Fever 1916)
877776  9
90THE COLOUR OF LOVE
    Billy Ocean (Jive 9707)
75684617
91LOVE CHANGES (Everything)
    Climie Fisher (Capitol 44137)
89675319
92DON’T WALK AWAY
    Toni Childs (A&M 1237)
928081  7
93ALWAYS THERE FOR YOU
    Stryper (Enigma 75019)
937573  8
94BETTER BE HOME SOON
    Crowded House (Capitol 44164)
91696011
95HEART TURNS TO STONE
    Foreigner (Atlantic 89046)
94746410
96SENDIN’ ALL MY LOVE
    Jets (MCA 53380)
958480  7
97FOOLISH BEAT
    Debbie Gibson (Atlantic 89109)
96766922
98NITE AND DAY
    Al B. Sure! (Warner Bros. 28192)
97896824
99BOOM! THERE SHE WAS
    Scritti Politti featuring Roger (Warner Bros. 27976)
98928413
100 MERCEDES BOY
    Pebbles (MCA 53279)
99906520

The next LOOKING AHEAD Chart was in the issue dated August 4, 1990

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