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  position apc-rank performer title year apc-peak  
  1 57 PRINCE PURPLE RAIN 1984 12  
  2 60 WHAM LAST CHRISTMAS 1984 60  
  3 66 U2 SUNDAY BLOODY SUNDAY 1983 9  
  4 70 MICHAEL JACKSON BILLIE JEAN 1983 19  
  5 106 U2 WITH OR WITHOUT YOU 1987 22  
  6 109 TOTO AFRICA 1982 19  
  7 126 DIRE STRAITS PRIVATE INVESTIGATIONS 1982 20  
  8 131 PHIL COLLINS IN THE AIR TONIGHT 1981 27  
  9 134 BRYAN ADAMS SUMMER OF '69 1985 22  
  10 162 MICHAEL JACKSON THRILLER 1983 35  
  11 167 MARILLION KAYLEIGH 1985 32  
  12 185 GOLDEN EARRING, THE WHEN THE LADY SMILES 1984 30  
  13 187 BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN THE RIVER 1981 24  
  14 194 METALLICA ONE 1988 38  
  15 199 FALCO JEANNY 1986 39  
  16 206 CURE, THE A FOREST 1980 27  
  17 211 BILLY JOEL GOODNIGHT SAIGON 1983 29  
  18 215 EUROPE THE FINAL COUNTDOWN 1986 42  
  19 218 U2 PRIDE (IN THE NAME OF LOVE) 1984 31  
  20 231 BAND AID DO THEY KNOW IT'S CHRISTMAS 1984 195  
  21 237 ULTRAVOX VIENNA 1981 30  
  22 253 MELISSA ETHERIDGE LIKE THE WAY I DO 1989 46  
  23 259 SIMPLE MINDS, THE DON'T YOU (FORGET ABOUT ME) 1985 51  
  24 276 GEORGE MICHAEL CARELESS WHISPER 1984 68  
  25 281 A-HA TAKE ON ME 1985 58  
  26 307 U2 NEW YEARS DAY 1983 31  
  27 312 QUEEN I WANT TO BREAK FREE 1984 68  
  28 314 GENESIS MAMA 1983 60  
  29 315 SINEAD O'CONNOR TROY 1987 64  
  30 328 GOLDEN EARRING, THE TWILIGHT ZONE 1982 67  
  31 335 BANGLES, THE ETERNAL FLAME 1988 63  
  32 343 POLICE, THE EVERY BREATH YOU TAKE 1983 78  
  33 350 FRANK BOEIJEN GROEP, DE KRONENBURG PARK 1985 61  
  34 351 QUEEN WHO WANTS TO LIVE FOREVER 1986 82  
  35 355 ABBA THE WINNER TAKES IT ALL 1980 79  
  36 358 KLEIN ORKEST, HET OVER DE MUUR 1984 54  
  37 361 SIMPLE MINDS, THE BELFAST CHILD 1989 80  
  38 375 DIRE STRAITS BROTHERS IN ARMS 1985 96  
  39 376 MICHAEL JACKSON BEAT IT 1983 109  
  40 382 SCORPIONS, THE STILL LOVING YOU 1987 49  
  41 396 PHIL COLLINS AGAINST ALL ODDS (TAKE A LOOK AT ME NOW) 1984 99  
  42 408 VAN HALEN JUMP 1984 74  
  43 413 MEN AT WORK DOWN UNDER 1982 66  
  44 421 NENA 99 LUFTBALLONS 1983 108  
  45 422 ORCHESTRAL MANOEUVRES IN THE DARK MAID OF ORLEANS (THE WALTZ JOAN OF ARC) 1981 48  
  46 423 FOREIGNER I WANT TO KNOW WHAT LOVE IS 1984 94  
  47 427 BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN DANCING IN THE DARK 1984 103  
  48 439 BONNIE TYLER TOTAL ECLIPSE OF THE HEART (SI DEMAIN-TURN AROUND) 1983 104  
  49 458 YES OWNER OF A LONELY HEART 1983 87  
  50 460 TINA TURNER (& KYGO) WHAT'S LOVE GOT TO DO WITH IT 1984 460  
  51 485 ELTON JOHN NIKITA 1985 125  
  52 486 SURVIVOR EYE OF THE TIGER 1982 120  
  53 497 DOE MAAR 32 JAAR (SINDS 1 DAG OF 2) 1981 103  
  54 517 MADONNA LIKE A PRAYER 1989 138  
  55 541 ALPHAVILLE FOREVER YOUNG 1984 136  
  56 551 PHIL COLLINS ANOTHER DAY IN PARADISE 1989 161  
  57 552 ELVIS COSTELLO I WANT YOU 1986 142  
  58 555 BON JOVI LIVIN' ON A PRAYER 1986 140  
  59 558 BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN BORN IN THE USA 1984 147  
  60 571 ALAN PARSONS PROJECT, THE OLD AND WISE 1982 151  
  61 584 DURAN DURAN THE REFLEX 1984 128  
  62 587 TRACY CHAPMAN FAST CAR 1988 188  
  63 590 TINA TURNER THE BEST 1989 165  
  64 607 U2 THE UNFORGETTABLE FIRE 1985 128  
  65 609 LIONEL RICHIE HELLO 1984 152  
  66 610 U2 I STILL HAVEN'T FOUND WHAT I'M LOOKING FOR 1987 176  
  67 623 QUEEN RADIO GA GA 1984 187  
  68 649 QUEEN & DAVID BOWIE UNDER PRESSURE 1981 195  
  69 653 STING FRAGILE 1988 201  
  70 673 CHRIS DE BURGH THE LADY IN RED 1986 181  
  71 676 BRYAN ADAMS HEAVEN 1985 176  
  72 685 NEW ORDER BLUE MONDAY - THE BEACH 1983 199  
  73 703 BARBRA STREISAND WOMAN IN LOVE 1980 208  
  74 708 STING AN ENGLISHMAN IN NEW YORK 1988 296  
  75 713 CHRIS REA DRIVING HOME FOR CHRISTMAS 1988 713  
  76 720 SIMPLE MINDS, THE ALIVE AND KICKING 1985 196  
  77 722 U2 WHERE THE STREETS HAVE NO NAME 1987 198  
  78 736 ABBA THE DAY BEFORE YOU CAME 1982 203  
  79 747 ZZ TOP GIMME ALL YOUR LOVIN' 1983 208  
  80 773 BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN I'M ON FIRE 1985 220  
  81 776 TOTO STOP LOVING YOU 1988 211  
  82 783 PETER GABRIEL & KATE BUSH DON'T GIVE UP 1986 245  
  83 787 MIKE OLDFIELD & MAGGIE REILLY MOONLIGHT SHADOW 1983 254  
  84 793 DIRE STRAITS MONEY FOR NOTHING 1985 263  
  85 797 MR. MISTER BROKEN WINGS 1985 159  
  86 809 REO SPEEDWAGON KEEP ON LOVIN' YOU 1981 77  
  87 815 VAN HALEN RUNNIN' WITH THE DEVIL 1980 60  
  88 821 PRINCE WHEN DOVES CRY 1984 273  
  89 826 CROWDED HOUSE DON'T DREAM IT'S OVER 1987 241  
  90 832 JOHN HIATT HAVE A LITTLE FAITH IN ME 1989 243  
  91 836 COCK ROBIN THE PROMISE YOU MADE 1986 233  
  92 838 TINA TURNER PRIVATE DANCER 1984 249  
  93 839 DIRE STRAITS WALK OF LIFE 1985 258  
  94 844 UB 40 RED RED WINE 1983 251  
  95 867 FLEETWOOD MAC SARAH 1980 104  
  96 868 FRANKIE GOES TO HOLLYWOOD RELAX 1984 254  
  97 870 DAVID BOWIE LET'S DANCE 1983 176  
  98 873 QUEEN A KIND OF MAGIC 1986 295  
  99 876 TALK TALK SUCH A SHAME 1984 279  
  100 883 WHAM WAKE ME UP BEFORE YOU GO GO 1984 161  
  101 895 VAN MORRISON HAVE I TOLD YOU LATELY THAT I LOVE YOU? 1989 270  
  102 898 SPANDAU BALLET THROUGH THE BARRICADES 1986 267  
  103 901 BRONSKI BEAT SMALLTOWN BOY 1984 218  
  104 906 MIDNIGHT OIL BEDS ARE BURNING 1988 270  
  105 908 DAN HARTMAN RELIGHT MY FIRE 1980 152  
  106 925 PAT BENATAR LOVE IS A BATTLEFIELD 1983 179  
  107 926 SOFT CELL TAINTED LOVE 1981 267  
  108 938 DON HENLEY THE BOYS OF SUMMER 1984 281  
  109 955 GOEDE DOEL, HET BELGIE 1982 229  
  110 956 EURYTHMICS, THE SWEET DREAMS (ARE MADE OF THIS) 1983 354  
  111 958 FISCHER Z SO LONG 1980 290  
  112 980 ENYA ORINOCO FLOW (SAIL AWAY) 1988 319  
  113 1001 BOB MARLEY & THE WAILERS COULD YOU BE LOVED 1980 302  
  114 1002 BLUES BROTHERS, THE EVERYBODY NEEDS SOMEBODY TO LOVE 1980 305  
  115 1006 INXS NEVER TEAR US APART 1988 321  
  116 1008 TOTO ROSANNA 1982 268  
  117 1020 ALPHAVILLE BIG IN JAPAN 1984 384  
  118 1024 FREDDIE MERCURY & MONSERRAT CABALLÉ BARÇELONA 1987 333  
  119 1027 PRINCE SIGN O' THE TIMES 1987 183  
  120 1032 TINA TURNER & DAVID BOWIE TONIGHT 1988 350  
  121 1035 MADONNA LA ISLA BONITA 1987 368  
  122 1042 U2 I WILL FOLLOW 1982 122  
  123 1046 FRANKIE GOES TO HOLLYWOOD THE POWER OF LOVE 1984 362  
  124 1052 KIM WILDE CAMBODIA 1981 119  
  125 1056 PRINCE 1999 1982 156  
  126 1060 DEXY'S MIDNIGHT RUNNERS COME ON EILEEN 1982 308  
  127 1063 ALAN PARSONS PROJECT, THE DON'T ANSWER ME 1984 371  
  128 1064 ZUCCHERO FORNACIARI & PAUL YOUNG SENZA UNA DONNA 1988 470  
  129 1066 QUEEN ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST 1980 430  
  130 1077 SIMPLY RED HOLDING BACK THE YEARS 1985 353  
  131 1080 STING RUSSIANS 1985 411  
  132 1082 BRYAN ADAMS RUN TO YOU 1985 383  
  133 1095 BILL MEDLEY & JENNIFER WARNES THE TIME OF MY LIFE 1987 154  
  134 1097 GENESIS LAND OF CONFUSION 1986 348  
  135 1099 PETER GABRIEL SLEDGEHAMMER 1986 142  
  136 1106 BERLIN TAKE MY BREATH AWAY 1986 218  
  137 1107 WATERBOYS, THE THE WHOLE OF THE MOON 1986 401  
  138 1120 PHIL COLLINS YOU CAN'T HURRY LOVE 1982 420  
  139 1130 TEARS FOR FEARS SHOUT 1985 244  
  140 1133 PAUL SIMON YOU CAN CALL ME AL 1986 330  
  141 1144 ROXY MUSIC AVALON 1982 381  
  142 1151 POLICE, THE EVERY LITTLE THING SHE DOES IS MAGIC 1981 281  
  143 1153 EROS RAMAZZOTTI MUSICA E 1989 416  
  144 1175 PHILIP BAILEY & PHIL COLLINS EASY LOVER 1985 235  
  145 1182 MARVIN GAYE SEXUAL HEALING 1982 450  
  146 1183 DEPECHE MODE I JUST CAN'T GET ENOUGH 1985 434  
  147 1187 BILLY JOEL LENINGRAD 1989 438  
  148 1195 GEORGE MICHAEL A DIFFERENT CORNER 1985 397  
  149 1201 STRANGLERS, THE GOLDEN BROWN 1982 445  
  150 1209 MICHAEL JACKSON SMOOTH CRIMINAL 1988 560  
  151 1232 DAVID BOWIE CHINA GIRL 1983 452  
  152 1237 EMERSON, LAKE & PALMER PETER GUNN 1980 463  
  153 1241 PRINCE AND THE REVOLUTION KISS 1986 440  
  154 1243 R.E.M. THE ONE I LOVE 1987 467  
  155 1254 CHRIS REA JOSEPHINE 1985 431  
  156 1256 COMMUNARDS, THE DON'T LEAVE ME THIS WAY 1986 224  
  157 1257 EURYTHMICS, THE THERE MUST BE AN ANGEL (PLAYING WITH MY HEART) 1985 474  
  158 1283 SPLIT ENZ. MESSAGE TO MY GIRL 1984 492  
  159 1285 GUNS N' ROSES SWEET CHILD O' MINE 1988 95  
  160 1312 JOE JACKSON REAL MEN 1982 374  
  161 1314 AMAZING STROOPWAFELS OUDE MAASWEG 1982 426  
  162 1316 TALKING HEADS, THE SLIPPERY PEOPLE 1985 271  
  163 1329 KATE BUSH RUNNING UP THAT HILL 1985 559  
  164 1332 DAVID BOWIE & MICK JAGGER DANCING IN THE STREET 1985 326  
  165 1344 DIJK, DE BLOEDEND HART 1982 433  
  166 1356 SPANDAU BALLET GOLD 1983 206  
  167 1358 BEE GEES, THE YOU WIN AGAIN 1987 583  
  168 1360 STEVIE WONDER I JUST CALLED TO SAY I LOVE YOU 1984 272  
  169 1363 BRUCE HORNSBY & THE RANGE THE WAY IT IS 1986 383  
  170 1370 CROWDED HOUSE INTO TEMPTATION 1989 528  
  171 1372 JON & VANGELIS I'LL FIND MY WAY HOME 1982 531  
  172 1374 PH.D. I WON'T LET YOU DOWN 1981 442  
  173 1375 A-HA THE SUN ALWAYS SHINES ON T.V. 1986 488  
  174 1381 CLANNAD & BONO IN A LIFETIME 1986 500  
  175 1392 POGUES & KIRSTY MACCOLL, THE FAIRYTALE OF NEW YORK 1987 1392  
  176 1399 ROLLING STONES, THE WAITING ON A FRIEND 1981 536  
  177 1405 ANITA MEYER WHY TELL ME WHY 1981 412  
  178 1406 ROBERT PLANT BIG LOG 1983 131  
  179 1416 BETTE MIDLER BEAST OF BURDEN 1984 558  
  180 1437 ROLLING STONES, THE START ME UP 1981 570  
  181 1441 ABBA ONE OF US 1981 609  
  182 1450 PET SHOP BOYS, THE IT'S A SIN 1987 606  
  183 1451 DIRE STRAITS ROMEO AND JULIET 1980 677  
  184 1457 MICHAEL JACKSON BAD 1987 746  
  185 1464 CYNDI LAUPER TRUE COLORS 1986 581  
  186 1465 TALKING HEADS, THE ROAD TO NOWHERE 1985 580  
  187 1481 POINTER SISTERS, THE I'M SO EXCITED 1984 587  
  188 1488 USA FOR AFRICA WE ARE THE WORLD 1985 181  
  189 1494 FLEETWOOD MAC EVERYWHERE 1988 492  
  190 1496 ROXY MUSIC JEALOUS GUY 1981 596  
  191 1499 HEART ALONE 1987 598  
  192 1503 CLANNAD THEME FROM 'HARRY'S GAME' 1983 582  
  193 1505 LABI SIFFRE SOMETHING INSIDE SO STRONG 1987 578  
  194 1508 GOEDE DOEL, HET VRIENDSCHAP 1983 450  
  195 1509 BENNY NEYMAN WAAROM FLUISTER IK JE NAAM NOG 1985 377  
  196 1510 MADONNA LIKE A VIRGIN 1984 409  
  197 1513 JOHN FARNHAM YOU'RE THE VOICE 1987 691  
  198 1529 ROXETTE THE LOOK 1989 526  
  199 1533 CARS, THE DRIVE 1984 624  
  200 1537 DIRE STRAITS TUNNEL OF LOVE 1980 733  
               
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