Righteous Brothers

CHART REWIND: All The UK Number One Songs of 1990

Every UK number one single from 1990 in a playlist!

Here is THE Spotify playlist of all the number one singles in the UK for the year, 1990.

Madonna ‘vogued‘ her way to number one this year as the latest hand-dance song topped the chart for a month. But did it catch on?

Vanilla Ice sampled Queen and David Bowie to get himself to number one for four weeks at the end of the year as rap made a return.

Elton John scored his biggest hit in two decades as his re-issued flop from the previous year, finally made it to the top…and stayed there.

Movie songs were big again with Maria McKee spending four weeks on top thanks to Tom Cruise’s new film and The Righteous Brothers also had a month with the years biggest seller from ‘Ghost’.

It was Cliff of Christmas that won the chart battle for the festive number one for the second time in two years with “Saviour’s Day”.

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