In 1990, 'Opposites Attract' became Abdul's fourth No. 1.
Feb. 10, 1990
Twenty-five years ago today, Paula Abdul and her cartoon pals the Wild Pair began a two-week reign atop the Billboard Hot 100 with "Opposites Attract," the fourth No. 1 from her debut album Forever Your Girl. Almost exactly a year earlier (Feb. 11, 1989), "Straight Up" had become the set's first leader.