CASH BOX Top 100 Singles
Green square = bullet (strong upward move)Week ending OCTOBER 1, 1988
TWTITLE | Artist (Label) LW2WK3WKWKS
  1DON’T WORRY BE HAPPY
    Bobby McFerrin (EMI-Manhattan 50146)
  3  71110
  2SWEET CHILD O’ MINE
    Guns N’ Roses (Geffen 27963)
  1  1  115
  3LOVE BITES
    Def Leppard (Mercury 870 402)
  61017  8
  4I’LL ALWAYS LOVE YOU
    Taylor Dayne (Arista 9700)
  4  6  917
  5IF IT ISN’T LOVE
    New Edition (MCA 53264)
  5  5  714
  6ONE GOOD WOMAN
    Peter Cetera (Warner/Full Moon 27824)
  8111411
  7RED RED WINE
    UB40 (A&M 1244)
11212824
  8DON’T BE CRUEL
    Cheap Trick (Epic 07965)
10131610
  9SIMPLY IRRESISTIBLE
    Robert Palmer (EMI-Manhattan 50133)
  2  2  314
10PERFECT WORLD
    Huey Lewis & News (Chrysalis 43265)
  7  4  412
11I HATE MYSELF FOR LOVING YOU
    Joan Jett & Blackhearts (Blackheart 07919)
13141815
12WHAT’S ON YOUR MIND (Pure Energy)
    Information Society (Tommy Boy 27826)
15232511
13PLEASE DON’T GO GIRL
    New Kids On The Block (Columbia 07700)
14182215
14GROOVY KIND OF LOVE
    Phil Collins (Atlantic 89017)
202836  5
15FALLEN ANGEL
    Poison (Enigma 44191)
16202610
16IT WOULD TAKE A STRONG STRONG MAN
    Rick Astley (RCA 8663)
12121312
17NOBODY’S FOOL
    Kenny Loggins (Columbia 07971)
  9  91013
18DON’T YOU KNOW WHAT THE NIGHT CAN DO?
    Steve Winwood (Virgin 99290)
232935  7
19TRUE LOVE
    Glenn Frey (MCA 53363)
222731  7
20A NIGHTMARE ON MY STREET
    D.J. Jazzy Jeff & Fresh Prince (Jive 1124)
212224  9
21DON’T BE CRUEL
    Bobby Brown (MCA 53327)
283642  9
22CHAINS OF LOVE
    Erasure (Sire 27844)
263539  9
23FOREVER YOUNG
    Rod Stewart (Warner Bros. 27796)
252629  9
24NEVER TEAR US APART
    INXS (Atlantic 89038)
273237  8
25WILD, WILD WEST
    Escape Club (Atlantic 89048)
293740  7
26THE LOCO-MOTION
    Kylie Minogue (Geffen 27752)
334458  6
27ONE MOMENT IN TIME
    Whitney Houston (Arista 9743)
344056  4
28WHAT YOU SEE IS WHAT YOU GET
    Brenda K. Starr (MCA 53367)
313438  9
29STAYING TOGETHER
    Debbie Gibson (Atlantic 89034)
242427  9
30MONKEY
    George Michael (Columbia 07941)
18  3  213
31KOKOMO
    Beach Boys (Elektra 69385)
456986  4
32FAST CAR
    Tracy Chapman (Elektra 69412)
1916  616
33BAD MEDICINE
    Bon Jovi (Mercury 870 657)
46  2
34WHEN IT’S LOVE
    Van Halen (Warner Bros. 27827)
17  8  814
35ANOTHER LOVER
    Giant Steps (A&M 1226)
394660  7
36I DON’T WANNA GO ON WITH YOU LIKE THAT
    Elton John (MCA 53345)
3215  516
37ANOTHER PART OF ME
    Michael Jackson (Epic 07962)
30171211
38ROLL WITH IT
    Steve Winwood (Virgin 99326)
36251917
39I DON’T WANNA LIVE WITHOUT YOUR LOVE
    Chicago (Reprise/Full Moon 27855)
35191518
40INDESTRUCTIBLE
    Four Tops (Arista 9706)
434853  7
41SUPERSTITIOUS
    Europe (Epic 07979)
424549  8
42TIME AND TIDE
    Basia (Epic 07730)
444751  9
43HANDS TO HEAVEN
    Breathe (A&M 2991)
38312022
44HOW CAN I FALL?
    Breathe (A&M 1224)
516885  4
45DANCE LITTLE SISTER (pt. 1)
    Terence Trent D’Arby (Columbia 08023)
495880  4
46DON’T KNOW WHAT YOU GOT (Till It’s Gone)
    Cinderella (Mercury 870 644)
506169  6
47HERE WITH ME
    REO Speedwagon (Epic 07901)
40332315
48MAKE ME LOSE CONTROL
    Eric Carmen (Arista 9686)
41393220
491-2-3
    Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine (Epic 07921)
37302118
50HOLD ON TO THE NIGHTS
    Richard Marx (EMI-Manhattan 50106)
47423420
51I DON’T WANT TO BE A HERO
    Johnny Hates Jazz (Virgin 99304)
48383013
52OFF ON YOUR OWN (Girl)
    Al B. Sure! (Warner Bros. 27870)
525354  9
53DESIRE
    U2 (Island 99250)
  1
54THE PROMISE
    When In Rome (Virgin 99323)
607078  4
55BABY, I LOVE YOUR WAY/FREEBIRD MEDLEY (Free Baby)
    Will To Power (Epic 08034)
667788  4
56INSIDE A DREAM
    Jane Wiedlin (EMI-Manhattan 50145)
576268  6
57WAITING FOR A STAR TO FALL
    Boy Meets Girl (RCA 8691)
627181  5
58STRANGELOVE
    Depeche Mode (Sire 27777)
657682  4
59SPRING LOVE (Come Back To Me)
    Stevie B (LMR 74002)
59596612
60JACKIE
    Blue Zone U.K. (Arista 9725)
586065  8
61ALL FIRED UP
    Pat Benatar (Chrysalis 43268)
53413314
62YOU CAME
    Kim Wilde (MCA 53370)
728190  4
63GIVING YOU THE BEST THAT I GOT
    Anita Baker (Elektra 69371)
78  2
64SHE’S ON THE LEFT
    Jeffrey Osborne (A&M 1227)
707373  7
65LOOK AWAY
    Chicago (Reprise/Full Moon 27766)
81  2
66THE DEAD HEART
    Midnight Oil (Columbia 07964)
55495010
67A WORD IN SPANISH
    Elton John (MCA 53408)
83  2
68POWERFUL STUFF
    Fabulous Thunderbirds (Elektra 69384)
687276  5
69POUR SOME SUGAR ON ME
    Def Leppard (Mercury 870 298)
56524523
70HEART DON’T FAIL ME NOW
    Holly Knight (Columbia 07932)
758084  5
71IT TAKES TWO
    Rob Base & D.J. E-Z Rock (Profile 5186)
737577  5
72LOOK OUT ANY WINDOW
    Bruce Hornsby & Range (RCA 8678)
54434111
73SAYIN’ SORRY (Don’t Make It Right)
    Denise Lopez (Vendetta 7200)
63565516
74EDGE OF A BROKEN HEART
    Vixen (EMI-Manhattan 50141)
8088  3
75LOVE WILL SAVE THE DAY
    Whitney Houston (Arista 9720)
61504314
76NICE ’N’ SLOW
    Freddie Jackson (Capitol 44171)
67677010
77WALK ON WATER
    Eddie Money (Columbia 08060)
  1
78SIGN YOUR NAME
    Terence Trent D’Arby (Columbia 07911)
71514419
79RAG DOLL
    Aerosmith (Geffen 27915)
64544618
80JUST GOT PAID
    Johnny Kemp (Columbia 07744)
74574721
81SUMMERGIRLS
    Dino (4th & B’way 7468)
69665911
82I CAN’T WAIT
    Deniece Williams (Columbia 08014)
86  2
83TALKIN’ BOUT A REVOLUTION
    Tracy Chapman (Elektra 69383)
88  2
84DOWNTOWN LIFE
    Daryl Hall & John Oates (Arista 9753)
  1
85I’M NOT YOUR MAN
    Tommy Conwell & Young Rumblers (Columbia 07980)
89  2
86DON’T BE AFRAID OF THE DARK
    Robert Cray Band (Mercury 870 569)
  1
87WAY OUT
    J.J. Fad (Ruthless 99285)
  1
88CARS WITH THE BOOM
    L’Trimm (Atlantic 89005)
  1
89FINISH WHAT YA STARTED
    Van Halen (Warner Bros. 27746)
  1
90NOT JUST ANOTHER GIRL
    Ivan Neville (Polydor 887 814)
  1
91TELL THAT GIRL TO SHUT UP
    Transvision Vamp (Uni 50001)
  1
92LONG AND LASTING LOVE (Once In A Lifetime)
    Glenn Medeiros (Amherst 324)
858283  6
93KNOCKED OUT
    Paula Abdul (Virgin 99329)
79656115
94MAKE IT LAST FOREVER
    Keith Sweat with Jacci McGhee (Vintertainment 69386)
76635711
95PARENTS JUST DON’T UNDERSTAND
    D.J. Jazzy Jeff & Fresh Prince (Jive 1099)
87796422
96MISSED OPPORTUNITY
    Daryl Hall & John Oates (Arista 9727)
77554813
97THE RUMOUR
    Olivia Newton-John (MCA 53294)
918379  7
98INSIDE OUTSIDE
    Cover Girls (Fever 1916)
92898711
99THE TWIST (Yo, Twist!)
    Fat Boys (with Chubby Checker) (Tin Pan Apple 887 571)
82746316
100 THE FLAME
    Cheap Trick (Epic 07745)
84786226

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

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