Number One Song This lists songs that hit number one on the charts in the US during 1991. If a song spent nonconsecutive weeks at number one, the number of weeks for each occurrence at the top is shown in parenthesis.
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Date Artist - Title Weeks
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December 30 1990 – January 12 1991 Madonna - Justify My Love 2
January 13 – 19 1991 Janet Jackson - Love Will Never Do (Without You) 1
January 20 – February 2 1991 Surface - The First Time 2
February 3 – 16 1991 C+C Music Factory - Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now) 2
February 17 – March 2 1991 Whitney Houston - All the Man That I Need 2
March 3 – 16 1991 Mariah Carey - Someday 2
March 17 – 23 1991 Timmy T - One More Try 1
March 24 – April 6 1991 Gloria Estefan - Coming Out of the Dark 2
April 7 – 13 1991 Londonbeat - I've Been Thinking About You 1
April 14 – 20 1991 Wilson Phillips - You're In Love 1
April 21 – May 4 1991 Amy Grant - Baby Baby 2
May 5 – 11 1991 Roxette - Joyride 1
May 12 – 18 1991 Hi-Five - I Like The Way (The Kissing Game) 1
May 19 – June 1 1991 Mariah Carey - I Don't Wanna Cry 2
June 2 – 8 1991 Extreme - More Than Words 1
June 9 – July 13 1991 Paula Abdul - Rush Rush 5
July 14 – 20 1991 EMF - Unbelievable 1
July 21 – September 7 1991 Bryan Adams - (Everything I Do) I Do It for You 7
September 8 – 14 1991 Paula Abdul - The Promise of a New Day 1
September 15 – 28 1991 Color Me Badd - I Adore Mi Amore 2
September 29 – October 5 1991 Marky Mark and The Funky Bunch - Good Vibrations 1
October 6 – 26 1991 Mariah Carey - Emotions 3
October 27 – November 2 1991 Karyn White - Romantic 1
November 3 – 16 1991 Prince - Cream 2
November 17 – 23 1991 Michael Bolton - When a Man Loves a Woman 1
November 24 – 30 1991 P.M. Dawn - Set Adrift on Memory Bliss 1
December 1 1991 – January 18 1992 Michael Jackson - Black or White 7
Source: Billboard Magazine

27 different songs hit number one in the US during 1991.

Top 5 Songs of 1991

Number One Song of 1991: Bryan Adams  - (Everything I Do) I Do It For You
  1. Bryan Adams - (Everything I Do) I Do It For You
  2. Color Me Badd - I Wanna Sex You Up
  3. C+C Music Factory - Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)
  4. Paula Abdul - Rush Rush
  5. Timmy T - One More Try
See the rest of the top 100 songs of 1991.