BILLBOARD TOP HIT SINGLES 1986
 
1 Dionne and Friends   That’s What Friends Are For
2 Lionel Richie   Say You, Say Me
3 Klymaxx   I Miss You
4 Patti Labelle and Michael McDonald   On My Own
5 Mr. Mister   Broken Wings
6 Whitney Houston   How Will I Know
7 Eddie Murphy   Party All The Time
8 Survivor   Burning Heart
9 Mr. Mister   Kyrie
10 Robert Palmer   Addicted To Love
11 Whitney Houston   Greatest Love Of All
12 Atlantic Starr   Secret Lovers
13 Carl Anderson and Gloria Loring   Friends And Lovers
14 Peter Cetera   Glory Of Love
15 Pet Shop Boys   West End Girls
16 Billy Ocean   There’ll Be Sad Songs
17 Simple Minds   Alive And Kicking
18 Heart   Never
19 Prince and The Revolution   Kiss
20 Steve Winwood   Higher Love
21 Huey Lewis and The News   Stuck With You
22 Simply Red   Holding Back The Years
23 Peter Gabriel   Sledgehammer
24 Starship   Sara
25 Human League   Human
26 Nu Shooz   I Can’t Wait
27 Berlin   Take My Breath Away
28 Falco   Rock Me Amadeus
29 Madonna   Papa Don’t Preach
30 Bon Jovi   You Give Love A Bad Name
31 Billy Ocean   When The Going Gets Tough
32 Janet Jackson   When I Think Of You
33 Heart   These Dreams
34 Glass Tiger   Don’t Forget Me (When I’m Gone)
35 Madonna   Live To Tell
36 Belinda Carlisle   Mad About You
37 Level 42   Something About You
38 Bananarama   Venus
39 Lionel Richie   Dancing On The Ceiling
40 Miami Sound Machine   Conga
41 Cyndi Lauper   True Colors
42 Kenny Loggins   Danger Zone
43 Janet Jackson   What Have You Done For Me Lately
44 Howard Jones   No One Is To Blame
45 Sly Fox   Let’s Go All The Way
46 Robert Palmer   I Didn’t Mean To Turn You On
47 Miami Sound Machine   Words Get In The Way
48 Bangles   Manic Monday
49 Dire Straits   Walk Of Life
50 Boston   Amanda
51 Stacey Q   Two Of Hearts
52 Jets   Crush On You
53 Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark   If You Leave
54 Genesis   Invisible Touch
55 Sade   The Sweetest Taboo
56 INXS   What You Need
57 Stevie Nicks   Talk To Me
58 Janet Jackson   Nasty
59 Eddie Money   Take Me Home Tonight
60 Jermaine Stewart   We Don’t Have To Take Our Clothes Off
61 Lisa Lisa and Cult Jam With Full Force   All Cried Out
62 Outfield   Your Love
63 Wham!   I’m Your Man
64 Scritti Politti   Perfect Way
65 James Brown   Living In America
66 John Cougar Mellencamp   R.O.C.K. In The U.S.A.
67 El Debarge   Who’s Johnny
68 Cameo   Word Up
69 Van Halen   Why Can’t This Be Love
70 Mike and The Mechanics   Silent Running
71 Tina Turner   Typical Male
72 John Cougar Mellencamp   Small Town
73 Baltimora   Tarzan Boy
74 Mike and The Mechanics   All I Need Is A Miracle
75 Michael McDonald   Sweet Freedom
76 Madonna   True Blue
77 Timex Social Club   Rumors
78 Dream Academy   Life In A Northern Town
79 Miami Sound Machine   Bad Boy
80 ZZ Top   Sleeping Bag
81 Cars   Tonight She Comes
82 Rod Stewart   Love Touch
83 Sheila E.   A Love Bizarre
84 Genesis   Throwing It All Away
85 Regina   Baby Love
86 Arcadia   Election Day
87 Elton John   Nikita
88 Phil Collins   Take Me Home
89 Run-D.M.C.   Walk This Way
90 Anita Baker   Sweet Love
91 Moody Blues   Your Wildest Dreams
92 Paul McCartney   Spies Like Us
93 Starpoint   Object Of My Desire
94 Daryl Hall   Dreamtime
95 Force M.D.’s   Tender Love
96 Thompson Twins   King For A Day
97 Lionel Richie   Love Will Conquer All
98 George Michael   A Different Corner
99 Toto   I’ll Be Over You
100 Stevie Wonder   Go Home