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Phil Collins - A Groovy Kind Of Love

"A Groovy Kind of Love" is a song written by Toni Wine and Carole Bayer Sager based on a melody by the classical composer Muzio Clementi. The original rendition was recorded by American singing duo Diane & Annita in 1965. Phil Collins recorded a new version of "A Groovy Kind of Love" in 1988, originally released on Buster: The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack; it reached No. 1 on both the U.S. and UK charts.

Brenda Russell - Piano In The Dark

"Piano in the Dark" is a song by American singer-songwriter Brenda Russell (featuring backing vocals by Joe Esposito). It was the first single to be taken from Russell's 1988 album, Get Here. The song gained heavy airplay and became Russell's biggest hit, peaking at number 6 on the Billboard Hot 100.

Edie Brickell & New Bohemians - What I Am

"What I Am" is a song written by Edie Brickell and Kenny Withrow and recorded by Edie Brickell & New Bohemians for their debut album, Shooting Rubberbands at the Stars (1988). It peaked at number seven on the US Billboard Hot 100.

Depeche Mode - Strangelove '88

"Strangelove" is a song by English electronic music band Depeche Mode, released on 13 April 1987[1] as the lead single from their sixth studio album, Music for the Masses (1987). It reached number 16 on the UK Singles Chart. In the United States it reached number 76 on the Billboard Hot 100.

Information Society - What's On Your Mind (Pure Energy)

"What's on Your Mind (Pure Energy)" is a song by American synth-pop band Information Society that was released as a single in 1988. The song was a big hit in the U.S. spending 25 weeks on the Billboard Hot 100 and peaking at number three, in October 1988.

Chicago - I Don't Wanna Live Without Your Love

"I Don't Wanna Live Without Your Love" is a hit song written by Diane Warren and Albert Hammond for the group Chicago and recorded for their album Chicago 19 (1988), with Bill Champlin singing lead vocals. The song reached number three on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart.

Taylor Dayne - Tell It to My Heart

"Tell It to My Heart" is a 1987 song performed by American singer Taylor Dayne, released on July 1987 as first single from her first album of the same name. The song debuted on the Billboard Hot 100 during the week of October 10, 1987 and peaked in the number seven spot the week of January 23, 1988.

New Order - Blue Monday '88

"Blue Monday" is a song performed by English rock band New Order. It was released as a 12-inch single on 7 March 1983. The original single was a commercial hit, making the top 10 in many countries. The 1988 remix reached number 3 on the British chart, number 4 on the Australian chart, and topped the dance chart in the United States.

George Harrison - Got My Mind Set On You

"Got My Mind Set on You" is a song written and composed by Rudy Clark and originally recorded by James Ray in 1962. In 1987, George Harrison released a cover version of the song as a single, and released it on his album Cloud Nine. The song peaked to the number one on the Billboard Hot 100.

Kix - Don't Close Your Eyes

"Don't Close Your Eyes" is a power ballad by the American glam metal band Kix from their fourth studio album, Blow My Fuse (1988). The song remains Kix's most successful single release, peaking at #11 on the Billboard Hot 100.

Tiffany - All This Time

"All This Time" is the first single from Tiffany's second album, Hold an Old Friend's Hand. The single was Tiffany's fourth and last top-ten hit in the United States. The song was released in 1988 peaking on the Billboard Hot 100 chart at #6.

Michael Jackson - Man In The Mirror

"Man in the Mirror" is a song recorded by American singer-songwriter Michael Jackson, with lyrics and music by Glen Ballard and Siedah Garrett. t was released on February 6, 1988 as the fourth single from his seventh solo album, Bad (1987). The song opped the Billboard Hot 100 for two weeks, becoming Jackson's tenth number-one single on the chart.

Kylie Minogue - The Locomotion

"The Loco-Motion" is a 1962 pop song written by American songwriters Gerry Goffin and Carole King. "The Loco-Motion" was originally written for Dee Dee Sharp. Australian pop singer Kylie Minogue released a cover version of the song in July 1987 as her debut single, under the title "Locomotion". The 1988 release of the song in the United Kingdom debuted at No. 2 on the singles chart and debuted at No. 80 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 and later climbed to No. 3 for two weeks.

Bon Jovi - I'll Be There For You

"I'll Be There for You" is a song by American rock band Bon Jovi, released as the third single from their 1988 album New Jersey. The single ranked at number one on the Billboard Hot 100.

Vanessa Paradis - Marilyn Et John

Marilyn & John is a song of the french singer Vanessa Paradis, part of her debut album "M&J". It was released in 1988.

Bon Jovi - Bad Medicine

"Bad Medicine" is a song by American rock band Bon Jovi. It was written by Jon Bon Jovi, Richie Sambora, and Desmond Child, and was released in September 3, 1988 as the lead single from the band's fourth album New Jersey. The song reached number one on the US Billboard Hot 100.

Exposé - Seasons Change

"Seasons Change" is a pop–R&B song written and produced by Lewis Martineé for the American girl group Exposé's debut album, Exposure (1987). Released at the end of 1987 as the album's fifth single, the ballad remains the group's biggest hit to date, as it went to number one on the Adult Contemporary chart and topped the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 for one week on February 20, 1988.

UB40 - Red Red Wine

"Red Red Wine" is a song originally written, performed, and recorded by American singer Neil Diamond in 1967. UB40 recorded their version of "Red Red Wine" for their album of cover versions "Labour of Love" in1983 that went to #1 in the UK and was moderately successful in the United States. It was re-released in 1988 and become #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart of 15 October 1988.

Lita Ford - Kiss Me Deadly

"Kiss Me Deadly" is a 1988 song by Lita Ford, appearing on the album Lita released in the same year. It is regarded as one of Ford's signature songs. It peaked #12 on US Billboard Hot 100 that year.

Sting - Fragile

"Fragile" is a song written and performed by English musician Sting from his second studio album ...Nothing Like the Sun. Released in 1988 the song has versions in english, spanish and portuguese.

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