Every December Billboard publishes a chart listing the year's top songs based on their cumulative chart performance in the United States. The number of songs listed on the chart varied in the early years before becoming a top 100 chart in 1956. View a list of the top 100 hit songs in the US in 1991 and listen to a short countdown medley of the top 25 below.

Number One Song of 1991 Go to year: 
Play a medleyPlay a countdown medley of the top 25 songs of the year  Length: 2:01

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« 1990 1991 1992 »
Position  Artist Song Title
« 1990 1991 1992 »
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
6 EMF Unbelievable
7 Extreme More Than Words
8 Hi-Five I Like The Way (The Kissing Game)
9 Surface The First Time
10 Amy Grant Baby, Baby
11 Boyz II Men Motownphilly
12 Stevie B Because I Love You (The Postman Song)
13 Mariah Carey Someday
14 Damn Yankees High Enough
15 Bette Midler From A Distance
16 Whitney Houston All The Man That I Need
17 Jesus Jones Right Here, Right Now
18 Color Me Badd I Adore Mi Amor
19 Janet Jackson Love Will Never Do (Without You)
20 Marky Mark and The Funky Bunch feat. Loleatta Holloway Good Vibrations
21 Madonna Justify My Love
22 Mariah Carey Emotions
23 Roxette Joyride
24 Karyn White Romantic
25 Tara Kemp Hold You Tight
26 Mariah Carey I Don't Wanna Cry
27 Wilson Phillips You're In Love
28 Amy Grant Every Heartbeat
29 Ralph Tresvant Sensitivity
30 Cathy Dennis Touch Me (All Night Long)
31 Londonbeat I've Been Thinking About You
32 Natural Selection Do Anything
33 R.E.M. Losing My Religion
34 Gloria Estefan Coming Out Of The Dark
35 Lenny Kravitz It Ain't Over 'Til It's Over
36 C+C Music Factory Here We Go
37 Celine Dion Where Does My Heart Beat Now
38 D.J. Jazzy Jeff and The Fresh Prince Summertime
39 Scorpions Wind Of Change
40 Rhythm Syndicate P.A.S.S.I.O.N.
41 Paula Abdul The Promise Of A New Day
42 Whitney Houston I'm Your Baby Tonight
43 Firehouse Love Of A Lifetime
44 Roxette Fading Like A Flower (Every Time You Leave)
45 Tracie Spencer This House
46 Extreme Hole Hearted
47 Luther Vandross Power Of Love (Love Power)
48 Wilson Phillips Impulsive
49 Michael Bolton Love Is A Wonderful Thing
50 Rod Stewart Rhythm Of My Heart
51 C+C Music Factory Things That Make You Go Hmmmm...
52 Divinyls I Touch Myself
53 DMA Tom's Diner
54 Another Bad Creation Iesha
55 Bonnie Raitt Something To Talk About
56 Nelson After The Rain
57 Vanilla Ice Play That Funky Music
58 Corina Temptation
59 Bryan Adams Can't Stop This Thing We Started
60 Hi-Five I Can't Wait Another Minute
61 KLF 3 A.M. Eternal
62 Michael Bolton Time, Love And Tenderness
63 Enigrna Saideness Part I
64 LL Cool J Around The Way Girl
65 Escape Club I'll Be There
66 Prince And The N.P.G. Cream
67 Heavy D. and The Boyz Now That We Found Love
68 Styx Show Me The Way
69 Mariah Carey Love Takes Time
70 Rick Astley Cry For Help
71 UB40 The Way You Do The Things You Do
72 UB40 Here I Am (Come And Take Me)
73 Tesla Signs
74 Cathy Dennis Too Many Walls
75 Seal Crazy
76 Keith Sweat I'll Give All My Love To You
77 Michael W. Smith Place In This World
78 Poison Something To Believe In
79 Chris Issak Wicked Game
80 Oleta Adams Get Here
81 Tevin Campbell Round And Round
82 Queensryche Silent Lucidity
83 Will To Power I'm Not In Love
84 Tara Kemp Piece Of My Heart
85 Jesus Jones Real Real Real
86 Cathy Dennis Just Another Dream
87 Aaron Neville Everybody Plays The Fool
88 Black Box Strike It Up
89 Gerardo Rico Suave
90 INXS Disappear
91 Deee-Lite Groove Is In The Heart
92 Sting All This Time
93 Chesney Hawkes The One And Only
94 Naughty By Nature O.P.P.
95 George Michael Freedom 90
96 Warrant I Saw Red
97 Winger Miles Away
98 Salt-N-Pepa Do You Want Me
99 Rod Stewart The Motown Song
100 R.E.M. Shiny Happy People

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