WLIR/WDRE Top 100 Songs of 1987

1. The Cure - Why Can't I Be You

2. Depeche Mode - Strangelove

3. U2 - With or Without You

4. New Order - True Faith

5. INXS - Need You Tonight

6. The Smiths - Girlfriend in a Coma

7. Echo & the Bunnymen - Lips Like Sugar

8. The Replacements - Alex Chilton

9. The Cure - Just Like Heaven

10. Public Image Ltd. - Seattle

11. XTC - Dear God

12. U2 - Where the Streets Have No Name

13. R.E.M. - It's the End of the World as We Know It (And I Feel Fine)

14. Depeche Mode - Never Let Me Down Again

15. When in Rome - The Promise

16. U2 - I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For

17. The Cure - Hot! Hot! Hot!

18. Love and Rockets - No New Tale to Tell

19. U2 - Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)

20. Thrashing Doves - Jesus on the Payroll

21. Public Image Ltd. - The Body

22. Flesh for Lulu - I Go Crazy

23. Pet Shop Boys - It's a Sin

24. The Smiths - Panic

25. U2 - The Sweetest Thing

26. INXS - New Sensation

27. The Replacements - Can't Hardly Wait

28. Depeche Mode - Behind the Wheel

29. New Order - 1963

30. Gene Loves Jezebel - The Motion of Love

31. R.E.M. - The One I Love

32. Love and Rockets - All in My Mind

33. Siouxsie and the Banshees - Song from the Edge of the World

34. The Cure - Catch

35. U2 - Bullet the Blue Sky

36. Pet Shop Boys - What Have I Done to Deserve This?

37. Echo & the Bunnymen - New Direction

38. The Smiths - A Rush and a Push and the Land is Ours

39. Danny Wilson - Mary's Prayer

40. Faith No More - We Care a Lot

41. Sting - We'll Be Together

42. The Ramones - I Wanna Live

43. David Bowie - Never Let Me Down

44. U2 - In God's Country

45. Depeche Mode - Pleasure Little Treasure

46. The Bangles - Hazy Shade of Winter

47. New Order - Touched by the Hand of God

48. The Smiths - Sheila Take a Bow

49. Squeeze - Hourglass

50. Camouflage - The Great Commandment

51. Love and Rockets - Lazy

52. Public Image Ltd. - Open and Revolving

53. M/A/R/R/S - Pump up the Volume

54. INXS - Kick

55. Elvis Costello & the Attractions - From Head to Toe

56. Shona Laing - Glad I'm Not a Kennedy

57. Belouis Some - Animal Magic

58. The Cure - One More Time

59. The Alarm - Rain in the Summertime

60. U2 - One Tree Hill

61. Aztec Camera - Deep and Wide and Tall

62. Men Without Hats - Pop Goes the World

63. The Smiths - Shoplifters of the World Unite

64. U2 - Trip Through Your Wires

65. Love and Rockets - Mirror People

66. Alison Moyet - Weak in the Presence of Beauty

67. R.E.M. - Finest Worksong

68. Siouxsie and the Banshees - The Passenger

69. Erasure - Victim of Love

70. The Cure - How Beautiful You Are

71. Los Lobos - La Bamba

72. Gene Loves Jezebel - 20 Killer Hurts

73. Pet Shop Boys - Heart

74. The Smiths - Stop Me If You Think You've Heard This One Before

75. Echo & the Bunnymen - Rollercoaster

76. Scarlet Fantastic - No Memory

77. INXS - Devil Inside

78. The Fall - Hit the North

79. Public Image Ltd. - Rules and Regulations

80. Depeche Mode - Sacred

81. K.T.P. - Certain Things are Likely

82. Nena Hagen and Lene Lovich - Don't Kill the Animals

83. U2 - Spanish Eyes

84. The Cult - Love Removal Machine

85. The Smiths - Half a Person

86. The Stranglers - Always the Sun

87. The The - Infected

88. T'Pau - Heart and Soul

89. Jon Astley - Jane's Getting Serious

90. Bryan Ferry - The Right Stuff

91. The Smiths - Is It Really So Strange?

92. Simply Red - The Right Thing

93. Wire - Ahead

94. Sinéad O'Connor - Mandinka

95. U2 - Silver and Gold

96. The Jesus and Mary Chain - Happy When it Rains

97. They Might Be Giants - Don't Lets Start

98. Suzanne Vega - Luka

99. ?

100. Tonio K - I'm Supposed to Have Sex With You

Top Artists

1. Nirvana
2. Green Day
3. Red Hot Chili Peppers
4. Beastie Boys
5. Radiohead
6. The Smashing Pumpkins
7. The Ramones
8. Beck
9. The Clash
10. Nine Inch Nails
11. Sublime
12. Pearl Jam
13. Linkin Park
14. The Smiths
15. Foo Fighters
16. Rage Against the Machine
17. Stone Temple Pilots
18. The Cure
19. Weezer
20. U2
21. Depeche Mode
22. Jane's Addiction
23. White Stripes
24. Offspring
25. AFI
26. The Pixies
27. Soundgarden
28. Social Distortion
29. The Killers
30. The Strokes
31. Incubus
32. Alice in Chains
33. New Order
34. Oasis
35. Tool
36. Bad Religion
37. Bob Marley
38. Queens of the Stone Age
39. Coldplay
40. System of a Down
41. Modest Mouse
42. blink-182
43. Morrissey
44. No Doubt
45. Rancid
46. Cake
47. Death Cab For Cutie
48. 311
49. Jimmy Eat World
50. Fall Out Boy
51. The Shins
52. Blur
53. Garbage
54. Bush
55. My Chemical Romance
56. Korn
57. The Police
58. Arcade Fire
59. Papa Roach
60. Gorillaz
61. Live
62. Sonic Youth
63. Cypress Hill
64. Yeah Yeah Yeahs
65. The Sex Pistols
66. Violent Femmes
67. R.E.M
68. Staind
69. Postal Service
70. Evanesence
71. Hole
72. Iggy Pop
73. Chemical Brothers
74. Muse
75. Bloc Party
76. David Bowie
77. Interpol
78. Prodigy
79. The Breeders
80. Fatboy Slim
81. Panic! at the Disco
82. Metallica
83. Franz Ferdinand
84. INXS
85. Audioslave
86. Bjork
87. Everclear
88. Talking Heads
89. A Perfect Circle
90. Moby
91. Elvis Costello
92. Pennywise
93. PJ Harvey
94. Lenny Kravitz
95. The Verve
96. Flaming Lips
97. Faith No More
98. Echo and the Bunnymen
99. Daft Punk
100. Wolfmother
101. Stone Roses
102. Velvet Revolver
103. The Cult
104. Filter
105. Deftones
106. Silversun Pickups