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RPM Year-End charts are a cumulative measure of a single or album's performance in Canada, based upon the RPM magazine charts during any given chart year.

Canada denotes Canadian Content.

RPM year-end number onesEdit

Year Pop Country
Song Album Song Album
1967 "The Letter" [1]
The Box Tops
1968 "Hey Jude" [2]
The Beatles
1969 "Get Back" [3]
The Beatles
1970 "Bridge over Troubled Water" [4]
Simon & Garfunkel
1971 "Joy to the World" [5]
Three Dog Night
1972 "American Pie (song)" [6]
Don McLean
1973 "Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Ole Oak Tree" [7]
Dawn
1974 "Seasons in the Sun" [8]
Terry Jacks  
Band on the Run [9]
Paul McCartney and Wings
1975 "Love Will Keep Us Together" [10]
Captain & Tennille
Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy [11]
Elton John
"Thank God I'm a Country Boy" [12]
John Denver
1976 "Tonight's the Night (Gonna Be Alright)" [13]
Rod Stewart
Frampton Comes Alive! [14]
Peter Frampton
1977 "You Light Up My Life" [15]
Debby Boone
Rumours [16]
Fleetwood Mac
"Luckenbach, Texas (Back to the Basics of Love)" [17]
Waylon Jennings
1978 "Night Fever" [18]
Bee Gees
Saturday Night Fever [19]
Soundtrack
"Portrait in the Window" [20]
Carroll Baker  
1979 "The Logical Song" [21]
Supertramp
Breakfast in America [22]
Supertramp
"You're the Only One" [23]
Dolly Parton
1980 "Another Brick in the Wall (Part II)" [24]
Pink Floyd
The Wall [25]
Pink Floyd
"Hollywood Love" [26]
Carroll Baker  
1981 "Stars on 45 Medley" [27]
Stars on 45
Face Value [28]
Phil Collins
"Crying" [29]
Don McLean
1982 "I Love Rock 'n' Roll" [30]
Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
Business as Usual [31]
Men at Work
"Love Will Turn You Around" [32]
Kenny Rogers
1983 "Every Breath You Take" [33]
The Police
Thriller [34]
Michael Jackson
"The Closer You Get" [35]
Alabama
1984 "I Just Called to Say I Love You" [36]
Stevie Wonder
Born in the U.S.A. [37]
Bruce Springsteen
"The Lady Takes the Cowboy Everytime" [38]
Larry Gatlin
1985 "Never Surrender" [39]
Corey Hart  
No Jacket Required [40]
Phil Collins
"I Don't Know Why You Don't Want Me" [41]
Rosanne Cash
1986 "The Power of Love" [42]
Jennifer Rush
Whitney Houston [43]
Whitney Houston
"Rockin' with the Rhythm of the Rain" [44]
The Judds
1987 "La Bamba" [45]
Los Lobos
The Joshua Tree [46]
U2
"No Place Like Home" [47]
Randy Travis
1988 "Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car" [48]
Billy Ocean
1989 "Like a Prayer" [49]
Madonna
The Raw and the Cooked [50]
Fine Young Cannibals
"Full Moon Full of Love" [51]
k.d. lang  
1990 "I Wish It Would Rain Down" [52]
Phil Collins
I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got [53]
Sinéad O'Connor
"Hard Rock Bottom of Your Heart" [54]
Randy Travis
1991 "(Everything I Do) I Do It for You" [55]
Bryan Adams  
Out of Time [56]
R.E.M.
"The Thunder Rolls" [57]
Garth Brooks
1992 "Sometimes Love Just Ain't Enough" [58]
Patty Smyth with Don Henley
"Achy Breaky Heart" [59]
Billy Ray Cyrus
1993 "I Will Always Love You" [60]
Whitney Houston
Unplugged [61]
Eric Clapton
"In the Heart of a Woman" [62]
Billy Ray Cyrus
Some Gave All [63]
Billy Ray Cyrus
1994 "All for Love" [64]
Bryan Adams  , Rod Stewart and Sting
The Sign [65]
Ace of Base
"Nobody Gets Too Much Love" [66]
Charlie Major  
Kickin' It Up [67]
John Michael Montgomery
1995 "I'll Be There for You" [68]
The Rembrandts
Cracked Rear View [69]
Hootie & the Blowfish
"The Woman in Me (Needs the Man in You)" [70]
Shania Twain  
The Hits [71]
Garth Brooks
1996 "You Learn" [72]
Alanis Morissette  
Jagged Little Pill [73]
Alanis Morissette  
"Every Time I Get Around You" [74]
David Lee Murphy
The Woman in Me [75]
Shania Twain  
1997 "Building a Mystery" [76]
Sarah McLachlan  
"We Danced Anyway" [77]
Deana Carter
Did I Shave My Legs for This? [78]
Deana Carter
1998 "Torn" [79]
Natalie Imbruglia
Titanic [80]
Soundtrack
"Honey, I'm Home" [81]
Shania Twain  
Come On Over [82]
Shania Twain  
1999 "Livin' la Vida Loca" [83]
Ricky Martin
Millennium [84]
Backstreet Boys
"Amazed" [85]
Lonestar
Come On Over [86]
Shania Twain  

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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  13. ^ "Top 200 Singles of '76". RPM. January 8, 1977. Retrieved December 6, 2010.
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