List of number-one singles of 1989 (Canada)

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This is a list of the weekly Canadian RPM magazine[n 1] number one Top Singles chart of 1989.[n 2][n 3]
Canada identifies Canadian musical acts.

Volume:Issue Issue Date(s) Weeks on Top Song Artist
49:10 24 December 1988 - 7 January 1989 ‡ 3 "Look Away" Chicago
49:11 14 January 1 "Baby, I Love Your Way/Freebird Medley" Will to Power
49:12-15 21 January - 11 February 4 "Two Hearts" Phil Collins
49:16-17 18-25 February 2 "Angel of Harlem" U2
49:18 4 March 1 "She Wants to Dance with Me" Rick Astley
49:19 11 March 1 "What I Am" Edie Brickell & New Bohemians
49:20-22 18 March - 1 April 3 "Lost in Your Eyes" Debbie Gibson
49:23-24 8-15 April 2 "The Living Years" Mike + The Mechanics
49:25 22 April 1 "She Drives Me Crazy" Fine Young Cannibals
49:26, 50:1-4 ¶ 29 April - 22 May 4 "Like a Prayer" Madonna
50:5-6 29 May - 5 June 2 "Forever Your Girl" Paula Abdul
50:7-8 12 June - 19 June 2 "Rock On" Michael Damian
50:9 26 June 1 "Pop Singer" John Mellencamp
50:10-12 3 July - 17 July 3 "Good Thing" Fine Young Cannibals
50:13-14 24 July - 31 July 2 "Express Yourself" Madonna
50:15 7 August 1 "Batdance" Prince
50:16-17 14 August - 21 August 2 "So Alive" Love and Rockets
50:18-22 28 August - 25 September 5 "Right Here Waiting" Richard Marx
50:23 2 October 1 "Girl I'm Gonna Miss You" Milli Vanilli
50:24-25 9 October - 16 October 2 "Cherish" Madonna
50:26 23 October 1 "Mixed Emotions" Rolling Stones
51:1-3 ÷ 4 November - 18 November 3 "Sowing the Seeds of Love" Tears For Fears
51:4 25 November 1 "Listen to Your Heart" Roxette
51:5 2 December 1 "When I See You Smile" Bad English
51:6 9 December 1 "Angelia" Richard Marx
51:7-12 § 16 December - 3 February 1990 8 "Another Day in Paradise" Phil Collins

Notes:

¶ - Issue dates changed from Saturday-based to Mondays after 29 April
÷ - Issue dates changed from Monday-based to Saturdays after 23 October
§ - RPM did not publish issues for 30 December 1989 or 6 January 1990.

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Notes
  1. ^ The magazine's weekly record charts were digitized by the AV Trust. The collection is archived by Library and Archives Canada here.
    The PDF text search does not work unless you have additional software installed. You must view each entry on the chart for a match.
  2. ^ A collection of all the .pdf files cited is available here.
  3. ^ On 21 March 1966, the chart became the RPM 100, as expanded to the top 100 singles.
  • RPM volume 49-51 (1988-1990)
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