AMR/ARIA #1 Singles of 1988 | Winner

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Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky
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Kylie Minogue - Got to Be Certain
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Total votes : 22

Postby cheapthrills » Tue Jun 12, 2018 11:27 am

[quote="leomedar"]ROUND 2 - RACE
QUOTE POST AND MOVE ONE SONG UP A PLACE.
STOP AT 12. YOU MAY VOTE AGAIN IN 6 HRS.

FINISH
1. Kylie Minogue - Got to Be Certain
2. Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky
3. Phil Collins - A Groovy Kind of Love
4. Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes - (I've Had) The Time of My Life
5. Louis Armstrong - What a Wonderful World
6. The Beach Boys - Kokomo
7. Billy Ocean - Get Outta My Dreams, Get into My Car
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LAP 2
George Harrison - Got My Mind Set on You
U2 - Desire
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LAP 1
John Farnham - Age of Reason
Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible
George Michael - Faith
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START
Fairground Attraction - Perfect
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Postby HotPotato » Tue Jun 12, 2018 3:30 pm

ROUND 2 - RACE
QUOTE POST AND MOVE ONE SONG UP A PLACE.
STOP AT 12. YOU MAY VOTE AGAIN IN 6 HRS.

FINISH
1. Kylie Minogue - Got to Be Certain
2. Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky
3. Phil Collins - A Groovy Kind of Love
4. Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes - (I've Had) The Time of My Life
5. Louis Armstrong - What a Wonderful World
6. The Beach Boys - Kokomo
7. Billy Ocean - Get Outta My Dreams, Get into My Car
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LAP 2
George Harrison - Got My Mind Set on You
U2 - Desire
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LAP 1
John Farnham - Age of Reason
Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible
George Michael - Faith
Fairground Attraction - Perfect
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START
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Postby Benny » Tue Jun 12, 2018 5:44 pm

ROUND 2 - RACE
QUOTE POST AND MOVE ONE SONG UP A PLACE.
STOP AT 12. YOU MAY VOTE AGAIN IN 6 HRS.

FINISH
1. Kylie Minogue - Got to Be Certain
2. Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky
3. Phil Collins - A Groovy Kind of Love
4. Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes - (I've Had) The Time of My Life
5. Louis Armstrong - What a Wonderful World
6. The Beach Boys - Kokomo
7. Billy Ocean - Get Outta My Dreams, Get into My Car
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LAP 2
George Harrison - Got My Mind Set on You
U2 - Desire
Fairground Attraction - Perfect
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LAP 1
John Farnham - Age of Reason
Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible
George Michael - Faith
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START
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Postby cheapthrills » Tue Jun 12, 2018 5:58 pm

ROUND 2 - RACE
QUOTE POST AND MOVE ONE SONG UP A PLACE.
STOP AT 12. YOU MAY VOTE AGAIN IN 6 HRS.

FINISH
1. Kylie Minogue - Got to Be Certain
2. Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky
3. Phil Collins - A Groovy Kind of Love
4. Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes - (I've Had) The Time of My Life
5. Louis Armstrong - What a Wonderful World
6. The Beach Boys - Kokomo
7. Billy Ocean - Get Outta My Dreams, Get into My Car
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LAP 2
George Harrison - Got My Mind Set on You
U2 - Desire
Fairground Attraction - Perfect
Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible
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LAP 1
John Farnham - Age of Reason
George Michael - Faith
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START
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Postby Thriller » Tue Jun 12, 2018 6:43 pm

ROUND 2 - RACE
QUOTE POST AND MOVE ONE SONG UP A PLACE.
STOP AT 12. YOU MAY VOTE AGAIN IN 6 HRS.

FINISH
1. Kylie Minogue - Got to Be Certain
2. Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky
3. Phil Collins - A Groovy Kind of Love
4. Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes - (I've Had) The Time of My Life
5. Louis Armstrong - What a Wonderful World
6. The Beach Boys - Kokomo
7. Billy Ocean - Get Outta My Dreams, Get into My Car
8. Fairground Attraction - Perfect
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LAP 2
George Harrison - Got My Mind Set on You
U2 - Desire
Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible
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LAP 1
John Farnham - Age of Reason
George Michael - Faith
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START
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Postby Erotica » Tue Jun 12, 2018 8:28 pm

ROUND 2 - RACE
QUOTE POST AND MOVE ONE SONG UP A PLACE.
STOP AT 12. YOU MAY VOTE AGAIN IN 6 HRS.

FINISH
1. Kylie Minogue - Got to Be Certain
2. Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky
3. Phil Collins - A Groovy Kind of Love
4. Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes - (I've Had) The Time of My Life
5. Louis Armstrong - What a Wonderful World
6. The Beach Boys - Kokomo
7. Billy Ocean - Get Outta My Dreams, Get into My Car
8. Fairground Attraction - Perfect
9. George Harrison - Got My Mind Set on You
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LAP 2
U2 - Desire
Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible
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LAP 1
John Farnham - Age of Reason
George Michael - Faith
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START
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Postby Goldmoney » Tue Jun 12, 2018 8:37 pm

ROUND 2 - RACE
QUOTE POST AND MOVE ONE SONG UP A PLACE.
STOP AT 12. YOU MAY VOTE AGAIN IN 6 HRS.

FINISH
1. Kylie Minogue - Got to Be Certain
2. Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky
3. Phil Collins - A Groovy Kind of Love
4. Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes - (I've Had) The Time of My Life
5. Louis Armstrong - What a Wonderful World
6. The Beach Boys - Kokomo
7. Billy Ocean - Get Outta My Dreams, Get into My Car
8. Fairground Attraction - Perfect
9. George Harrison - Got My Mind Set on You
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LAP 2
U2 - Desire
Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible
George Michael - Faith
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LAP 1
John Farnham - Age of Reason
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START
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Postby Affillate » Tue Jun 12, 2018 8:38 pm

ROUND 2 - RACE
QUOTE POST AND MOVE ONE SONG UP A PLACE.
STOP AT ELEVEN (11). YOU MAY VOTE AGAIN IN 6 HRS.

FINISH
1. Kylie Minogue - Got to Be Certain
2. Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky
3. Phil Collins - A Groovy Kind of Love
4. Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes - (I've Had) The Time of My Life
5. Louis Armstrong - What a Wonderful World
6. The Beach Boys - Kokomo
7. Billy Ocean - Get Outta My Dreams, Get into My Car
8. Fairground Attraction - Perfect
9. George Harrison - Got My Mind Set on You
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LAP 2
U2 - Desire
Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible
George Michael - Faith
John Farnham - Age of Reason
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Postby GaGarazzi » Tue Jun 12, 2018 11:17 pm

ROUND 2 - RACE
QUOTE POST AND MOVE ONE SONG UP A PLACE.
STOP AT ELEVEN (11). YOU MAY VOTE AGAIN IN 6 HRS.

FINISH
1. Kylie Minogue - Got to Be Certain
2. Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky
3. Phil Collins - A Groovy Kind of Love
4. Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes - (I've Had) The Time of My Life
5. Louis Armstrong - What a Wonderful World
6. The Beach Boys - Kokomo
7. Billy Ocean - Get Outta My Dreams, Get into My Car
8. Fairground Attraction - Perfect
9. George Harrison - Got My Mind Set on You
10. John Farnham - Age of Reason
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LAP 2
U2 - Desire
Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible
George Michael - Faith
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Postby Nippian93 » Tue Jun 12, 2018 11:19 pm

ROUND 2 - RACE
QUOTE POST AND MOVE ONE SONG UP A PLACE.
STOP AT ELEVEN (11). YOU MAY VOTE AGAIN IN 6 HRS.

FINISH
1. Kylie Minogue - Got to Be Certain
2. Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky
3. Phil Collins - A Groovy Kind of Love
4. Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes - (I've Had) The Time of My Life
5. Louis Armstrong - What a Wonderful World
6. The Beach Boys - Kokomo
7. Billy Ocean - Get Outta My Dreams, Get into My Car
8. Fairground Attraction - Perfect
9. George Harrison - Got My Mind Set on You
10. John Farnham - Age of Reason
11. Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible
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LAP 2
U2 - Desire
George Michael - Faith
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Postby Affillate » Wed Jun 13, 2018 3:43 am

Round closed update coming tonight (about 8-10ish hours)
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Postby Affillate » Wed Jun 13, 2018 2:26 pm

Sorry guys got a bit busy - update in the morning
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Postby BodyShop » Wed Jun 13, 2018 9:45 pm

Can't believe U2 and George are already out.
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Postby Affillate » Wed Jun 13, 2018 10:28 pm

AMR/ARIA #1 Singles of 1988

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=13. U2 - Desire
George Michael - Faith
15. Bobby McFerrin - Don’t Worry, Be Happy
16. Cheap Trick - The Flame
Faith was #1 for a week in January, following the #2 peak of the lead single I Want Your Sex, and previous #1’s as a solo artist in Careless Whisper and I Knew You Were Waiting For Me (with Aretha Franklin) The album (also titled Faith), George Michael’s Debut solo album, reached #3. He had a few more Top 5 appearances after, returning to #1 with 2 songs as featured in the list for 1996.

Desire was #1 for 2 weeks (AMR) in Oct-Nov, and three on the ARIA chart (where it held Phil Collins at #2). It became U2’s first Australian #1 Single, following the top 5 and 10 peaks of Pride and With or Without You previously.

The Parent album Rattle and Hum, also reached #1, and acc to wiki started a consecutive run of number one studio albums by the band until 2014’s Songs of Innocence peaked at #7. It was their second #1 Studio album after 1984’s The Unforgettable Fire. U2’s next number one single was ‘The Fly’ which will feature in 1991’s list.

Round 3 will rest the immune card with 12 songs left.

1988 Wiki Lists

Rick Astley - Never Gonna Give You Up
George Harrison - Got My Mind Set On You
Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes - (I've Had) The Time of My Life
Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky
Billy Ocean - Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car
Louis Armstrong - What a Wonderful World
Kylie Minogue - Got To Be Certain
John Farnham - Age of Reason
Fairground Attraction - Perfect
Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible
Phil Collins - A Groovy Kind of Love
The Beach Boys - Kokomo


ROUND 3
OUT 3
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Postby Nippian93 » Wed Jun 13, 2018 10:38 pm

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Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky
Billy Ocean - Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car
Kylie Minogue - Got To Be Certain

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Rick Astley - Never Gonna Give You Up
George Harrison - Got My Mind Set On You
Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes - (I've Had) The Time of My Life
Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible
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Postby HotPotato » Wed Jun 13, 2018 10:44 pm

OUT:
George Harrison - Got My Mind Set On You
John Farnham - Age of Reason
Louis Armstrong - What a Wonderful World

SAVE:
Kylie Minogue - Got To Be Certain
Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky
The Beach Boys - Kokomo
Billy Ocean - Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car
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Postby Affillate » Wed Jun 13, 2018 10:51 pm

OUT
Louis Armstrong
Fairground Attraction
Phil Collins

SAVE
Billy Ocean
Kylie Minogue - Got To Be Certain
John Farnham
Robert Palmer
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Postby cheapthrills » Wed Jun 13, 2018 10:55 pm

OUT
Rick Astley - Never Gonna Give You Up
George Harrison - Got My Mind Set On You
John Farnham - Age of Reason

SAVE
Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky
Billy Ocean - Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car
Louis Armstrong - What a Wonderful World
Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible
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Postby cheapthrills » Wed Jun 13, 2018 10:57 pm

What a sausagefest this list is. Kylie should win based on being the lone pop girl alone.
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Postby leomedar » Wed Jun 13, 2018 10:58 pm

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Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky
Kylie Minogue - Got To Be Certain
John Farnham - Age of Reason

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Phil Collins - A Groovy Kind of Love
The Beach Boys - Kokomo
Rick Astley - Never Gonna Give You Up
George Harrison - Got My Mind Set On You
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Postby Affillate » Wed Jun 13, 2018 11:00 pm

cheapthrills wrote:What a sausagefest this list is. Kylie should win based on being the lone pop girl alone.
the singer from fairground attraction’s a lady too. :) we also still have Jennifer Warnes in the list.
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Postby GaGarazzi » Wed Jun 13, 2018 11:25 pm

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Billy Ocean - Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car
Fairground Attraction - Perfect
Phil Collins - A Groovy Kind of Love

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George Harrison - Got My Mind Set On You
John Farnham - Age of Reason
Kylie Minogue - Got To Be Certain
Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible
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Postby Goldmoney » Thu Jun 14, 2018 1:01 am

OUT
John Farnham - Age of Reason
Fairground Attraction - Perfect
Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistible

SAVE
George Harrison - Got My Mind Set On You
Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky
Louis Armstrong - What a Wonderful World
The Beach Boys - Kokomo
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Postby SummerPeur » Thu Jun 14, 2018 2:47 am

OUT:
George Harrison - Got My Mind Set On You
John Farnham - Age of Reason
Louis Armstrong - What a Wonderful World

SAVE:
Kylie Minogue - Got To Be Certain
Kylie Minogue - I Should Be So Lucky
The Beach Boys - Kokomo
Billy Ocean - Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car
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Postby Spartan » Thu Jun 14, 2018 7:33 am

OUT
George Harrison - Got My Mind Set On You
Phil Collins - A Groovy Kind of Love
The Beach Boys - Kokomo

SAVE
Robert Palmer
John Farnham
Louis Armstrong
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