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These are the chart results of the annual 987 Top 100 Countdown of the year 2016.

Top 100 Chart[]

  • Singapore songs are denoted in underlines.
No. Title Artist
1 “Closer” The Chainsmokers ft. Halsey
2 “This Is What You Came For” Calvin Harris ft. Rihanna
3 “Cold Water” Major Lazer ft. Justin Bieber and MØ
4 “Treat You Better” Shawn Mendes
5 “Side To Side” Ariana Grande ft. Nicki Minaj
6 “Cheap Thrills” Sia ft. Sean Paul
7 “Let Me Love You” DJ Snake ft. Justin Bieber
8 “Hello” Adele
9 “Heathens” Twenty One Pilots
10 “Work” Rihanna ft. Drake
11 “We Don't Talk Anymore” Charlie Puth ft. Selena Gomez
12 “7 Years” Lukas Graham
13 “Geniuses & Thieves” Gentle Bones
14 “Work From Home” Fifth Harmony ft. Ty Dolla $ign
15 “Don't Let Me Down” The Chainsmokers ft. Daya
16 “All Time High” The Sam Willows
17 “Can't Stop The Feeling!” Justin Timberlake
18 “I Took A Pill In Ibiza” Mike Posner
19 “Love Yourself” Justin Bieber
20 “Pillowtalk” ZAYN
21 “Ride” Twenty One Pilots
22 “One Dance” Drake ft. Wizkid and Kyla
23 “My House” Flo Rida
24 “Me, Myself & I” G-Eazy ft. Bebe Rexha
25 “Stressed Out” Twenty One Pilots
26 “Into You” Ariana Grande
27 “All In My Head (Flex)” Fifth Harmony ft. Fetty Wap
28 “I Know What You Did Last Summer” Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello
29 “Crush” Yuna ft. Usher
30 “Toothbrush” DNCE
31 “Say You Won't Let Go” James Arthur
32 “Hymn For The Weekend” Coldplay
33 “Shifting Over” Gentle Bones
34 “Send My Love (To Your New Lover)” Adele
35 “Dessert” Dawin
36 “Sorry” Justin Bieber
37 “Starving” Hailee Steinfeld and Grey ft. Zedd
38 “Too Good” Drake ft. Rihanna
39 “Electricity” Nathan Hartono
40 “Panda” Desiigner
41 “Sucker For Pain” Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa, Imagine Dragons, Logic
and Ty Dolla $ign ft. X Ambassadors
42 “Starboy” The Weeknd
43 “Wild Things” Alessia Cara
44 “Just Like Fire” P!nk
45 "I Hate U, I Love U" Gnash ft. Olivia O’Brien
46 “Never Be Like You” Flume ft. Kai
47 “Like I'm Gonna Lose You” Meghan Trainor ft. John Legend
48 “Never Forget You” MNEK and Zara Larsson
49 “Controlla” Drake
50 “Gold” Kiiara
51 “24K Magic” Bruno Mars
52 “Colors” Halsey
53 “Dancing On My Own” Calum Scott
54 “Youth” Troye Sivan
55 “One Call Away” Charlie Puth
56 “Don't Wanna Know” Maroon 5 ft. Kendrick Lamar
57 “Cruel” Snakehips ft. ZAYN
58 “Hit And Run” Greyson Chance
59 “No” Meghan Trainor
60 “Lost Boy” Ruth B
61 “Fire To The Floor” Sezairi Sezali
62 “Don’t Mind” Kent Jones
63 “Hands To Myself” Selena Gomez
64 “Me Too” Meghan Trainor
65 “Dangerous Woman” Ariana Grande
66 “This Girl” Kungs vs. Cookin' On 3 Burners
67 “Final Song”
68 “I’ll Be Waiting” Disco Hue
69 “Middle” DJ Snake ft. Bipolar Sunshine
70 “Close” Nick Jonas ft. Tove Lo
71 “Unsteady” X Ambassadors
72 “Something In The Way You Move” Ellie Goulding
73 “For Free” DJ Khaled ft. Drake
74 “Raging” Kygo ft. Kodaline
75 “This Town” Niall Horan
76 “Lean On” Major Lazer and DJ Snake ft. MO
77 “Luv” Tory Lanez
78 “Sorry” Beyonce
79 “Yaya” THELIONCITYBOY ft. Benjamin Kheng
80 “Say It” Flume ft. Tove Lo
81 “Faded” Alan Walker
82 “Adventure Of A Lifetime” Coldplay
83 “Sit Still, Look Pretty” Daya
84 “Wildest Dreams” Taylor Swift
85 “Army” Ellie Goulding
86 “Back On The Wall” Greyson Chance
87 “Hide Away” Daya
88 “Please Don't Go” Joel Adams
89 “Fast Car” Jonas Blue ft. Dakota
90 “The Sound” The 1975
91 “Boys” Sam Rui
92 “Jet Black Heart” 5 Seconds Of Summer
93 “In The Night” The Weeknd
94 “When We Were Young” Adele
95 “No Limit” Usher ft. Young Thug
96 “1057 (Lost)” Jasmine Sokko
97 “Cheater” The Vamps
98 “Cool Girl” Tove Lo
99 “All My Friends” Snakehips ft. Tinashe and Chance The Rapper
100 “History” One Direction

Special Categories[]

Top 5 Highlights[]

Top 5 viral sensations of 2016
5. #HelpHelenSmash
4. Carpool karaoke
3. Pokemon Go
2. Mannequin Challenge
1. PPAP.

Top 5 Singapore concerts of 2016
5. The Sam Willows
4. Jessie J
3. Gentle Bones
2. Selena Gomez
1. 5 Seconds Of Summer

Top 5 trends of 2016
5. Chokers
4. Trending Words
3. Pokemon Go
2. Kylie Jenner
1. Internet Challenges

Top 5 local musicians of 2016
5. Shigga Shay
4. The Sam Willows
3. Linying
2. Gentle Bones
1. Nathan Hartono

Top 5 food trends of 2016
5. Churros
4. Cheese Tarts
3. Korean Bingsu
2. Shibuya Honey Toast
1. Salted Egg Yolk

Top 5 uniquely Singapore moments of 2016
5. Karen Chng
4. Lee Min Wei
3. The phrases "Do You Know Who I Am?" and "I’m retiring"
2. PSLE scores and lifestyle
1. Pokemon Go at Hougang Ave 10


  • This countdown has the shortest duration for the first time in 10 years, which started at 12:20pm and ending at 9:30pm. For the first time in this chart show, there are no paired DJs.