US Top 40 Singles For The Week Ending December 5, 1987

These are all the US Top 40 singles for the week ending December 5th, 1987. Check out the top 100 artists of 80s here. For the US 1987 Top 40 Singles, you can also view it here. belinda-carlisle-heaven-is-a-place-on-earth-mca belinda-carlisle-heaven-is-a-place-on-earth-1987-8 TW LW TITLE Artist – Weeks on Chart (Peak Position) 1 2 HEAVEN IS A PLACE ON EARTH –•– Belinda Carlisle – 11 (1) 2 1 (I’VE HAD) THE TIME OF MY LIFE –•– Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes – 11 (1) 3 5 FAITH –•– George Michael – 7 (3) 4 4 SHOULD’VE KNOWN BETTER –•– Richard Marx – 11 (4) 5 11 IS THIS LOVE –•– Whitesnake – 7 (5) 6 10 SHAKE YOUR LOVE –•– Debbie Gibson – 10 (6) 7 8 WE’LL BE TOGETHER –•– Sting – 9 (7) 8 16 SO EMOTIONAL –•– Whitney Houston – 6 (8) 9 12 THE ONE I LOVE –•– R.E.M. – 12 (9) 10 14 DON’T YOU WANT ME –•– Jody Watley – 10 (10) 11 19 GOT MY MIND SET ON YOU –•– George Harrison – 7 (11) 12 17 CATCH ME (I’M FALLING) –•– Pretty Poison – 11 (12) 13 3 MONY MONY –•– Billy Idol – 14 (1) 14 20 VALERIE –•– Steve Winwood – 13 (14) 15 18 HOUR GLASS –•– Squeeze – 12 (15) 16 7 I THINK WE’RE ALONE NOW –•– Tiffany – 15 (1) 17 9 I’VE BEEN IN LOVE BEFORE –•– Cutting Crew – 14 (9) 18 22 DUDE (LOOKS LIKE A LADY) –•– Aerosmith – 10 (18) 19 21 SKELETONS –•– Stevie Wonder – 8 (19) 20 27 CHERRY BOMB –•– John Cougar Mellencamp – 7 (20) 21 26 TELL IT TO MY HEART –•– Taylor Dayne – 9 (21) 22 15 I WON’T FORGET YOU –•– Poison – 14 (13) 23 24 I DO YOU –•– The Jets – 8 (23) 24 25 THAT’S WHAT LOVE IS ALL ABOUT –•– Michael Bolton – 14 (24) 25 29 NEED YOU TONIGHT –•– INXS – 7 (25) 26 6 BRILLIANT DISGUISE –•– Bruce Springsteen – 10 (5) 27 33 CANDLE IN THE WIND –•– Elton John – 5 (27) 28 31 ANIMAL –•– Def Leppard – 9 (28) 29 35 THE WAY YOU MAKE ME FEEL –•– Michael Jackson – 3 (29) 30 13 BREAKOUT –•– Swing Out Sister – 17 (6) 31 34 THERE’S THE GIRL –•– Heart – 5 (31) 32 23 LITTLE LIES –•– Fleetwood Mac – 15 (4) 33 44 HAZY SHADE OF WINTER –•– Bangles – 4 (33) 34 40 POWER OF LOVE –•– Laura Branigan – 7 (34) 35 41 CRAZY –•– Icehouse – 8 (35) 36 30 LOVE WILL FIND A WAY –•– Yes – 10 (30) 37 45 I COULD NEVER TAKE THE PLACE OF YOUR MAN –•– Prince – 4 (37) 38 42 I DON’T MIND AT ALL –•– Bourgeois Tagg – 9 (38) 39 57 SEASONS CHANGE –•– Expose – 2 (39) 40 43 TRUE FAITH –•– New Order – 7 (40) THIS WEEKS DROPS 46 28 IT’S A SIN –•– Pet Shop Boys – 14 (9) 47 32 CAUSING A COMMOTION –•– Madonna – 13 (2) 50 38 LET ME BE THE ONE –•– Expose – 17 (7) 55 37 BAD –•– Michael Jackson – 12 (1) 61 36 COME ON, LET’S GO –•– Los Lobos – 13 (21) 73 39 WHERE THE STREETS HAVE NO NAME –•– U2 – 13 (13) POWER PLAYS 41 53 I WANT TO BE YOUR MAN –•– Roger – 4 (41) 42 47 MOTORTOWN –•– The Kane Gang – 8 (42) 43 51 HUNGRY EYES –•– Eric Carmen – 5 (43) 44 49 JUST LIKE HEAVEN –•– The Cure – 9 (44) 45 52 I LIVE FOR YOUR LOVE –•– Natalie Cole – 5 (45) 48 56 POP GOES THE WORLD –•– Men Without Hats – 6 (48) 49 58 DON’T SHED A TEAR –•– Paul Carrack – 4 (49) THIS WEEKS DEBUTS 57 — TUNNEL OF LOVE –•– Bruce Springsteen – 1 (57) 59 — SAY YOU WILL –•– Foreigner – 1 (59) 84 — IN GOD’S COUNTRY –•– U2 – 1 (84) 86 — LOVER’S LANE –•– Georgio – 1 (86) 98 — REASON TO LIVE –•– KISS – 1 (98)