What songs were number one in 1990? This is the full list of the UK number one songs from the year 1990. There were a total of 18 UK #1 tracks in the year 1990 starting with Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid II which went to #1 on 23rd December, 1989 and remained at the top spot for 3 weeks.
The UK song that was number one for the longest single run in 1990 was Sacrifice / Healing Hands by Elton John which went to number one on 23rd June, 1990 and stayed at the top slot for 5 weeks.