Number One Song This lists songs that hit number one on the charts in the UK during 1987. If a song spent nonconsecutive weeks at number one, the number of weeks for each occurrence at the top is shown in parenthesis. In the early years of the UK chart, occasionally two songs were at number one simultaneously. This will be indicated with two asterisks.
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« 1986 1987 Number One Songs 1988 »
Date Artist - Title Weeks
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« 1986 1987 Number One Songs 1988 »
Jackie Wilson - Reet Petite 4
Steve 'Silk' Hurley - Jack Your Body 2
George Michael and Aretha Franklin - I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me) 2
Ben E King - Stand By Me 3
Boy George - Everything I Own 2
Mel and Kim - Respectable 1
Ferry Aid - Let It Be 3
Madonna - La Isla Bonita 2
Starship - Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now 4
Whitney Houston - I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me) 2
The Firm - Star Trekkin' 2
Pet Shop Boys - It's A Sin 3
Madonna - Who's That Girl 1
Los Lobos - La Bamba 2
Michael Jackson - I Just Can't Stop Loving You 2
Rick Astley - Never Gonna Give You Up 5
M|A|R|R|S - Pump Up The Volume 2
Bee Gees - You Win Again 4
T'Pau - China In Your Hand 5
Pet Shop Boys - Always On My Mind 4
Source: The Official Charts Company

20 different songs hit number one in the UK during 1987.