Top 100 songs of your graduating year...

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  1. Dan

    Dan Senior Member

    Aug 28, 2003
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    Aiken, SC
    Go to, and in the search thing, put in the year you graduated high school and it'll give you the top 100 songs of that year. Post them up here and comment on them if you want!
  2. archangel

    archangel Guest

    My favs from 1962 HS Grad days.............

    #6 "Johnny Angel" Shelley to dance with her at the "Pickwick Center" in Burbank Ca. She was really my Lettermans sweater and all...sigh!

    #22 "Shelia" Tommy Roe...could relate to this song!

    #100 Surfin Safarie...Beach Boys...sigh those were the days!

    #35..."Party Lights" Claudia Clark she rocked...could relate....sigh!
  3. no1tovote4

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    1. Look Away, Chicago
    2. My Prerogative, Bobby Brown
    3. Every Rose Has Its Thorn, Poison
    4. Straight Up, Paula Abdul
    5. Miss You Much, Janet Jackson
    6. Cold Hearted, Paula Abdul
    7. Wind Beneath My Wings, Bette Midler
    8. Girl You Know Its True, Milli Vanilli
    9. Baby, I Love Your Way/Freebird, Will To Power
    10. Giving You The Best That I Got, Anita Baker
    11. Right Here Waiting, Richard Marx
    12. Waiting For A Star To Fall, Boy Meets Girl
    13. Lost In Your Eyes, Debbie Gibson
    14. Don't Wanna Lose You, Gloria Estefan
    15. Heavan, Warrant
    16. Girl I'm Gonna Miss You, Milli Vanilli (LOL. Much like Mally they got the boot for pretending to be what they are not!)
    17. The Look, Roxette
    18. She Drives Me Crazy, Fine Young Cannibals
    19. On Our Own, Bobby Brown
    20. Two Hearts, Phil Collins
    21. Blame It On The Rain, Milli Vanilli (Here they are again!)
    22. Listen To Your Heart, Roxette
    23. I'll Be There For You, Bon Jovi
    24. If You Don't Know Me By Now, Simply Red
    25. Like A Prayer, Madonna
    26. I'll Be Loving You (Forever), New Kids On The Block
    27. How Can I Fall?, Breathe
    28. Baby Don't Forget My Number, Milli Vanilli (Dang were they popular)
    29. Toy Solider, Martika (I liked this song.)
    30. Forever Your Girl, Paula Abdul
    31. The Living Years, Mike and the Mechanics (One of those Father/Son tear jerking songs.)
    32. Eternal Flame, The Bangles
    33. Wild Thing, Tone Loc (Dang. Forgot about this one.)
    34. When I See You Smile, Bad English (Sappiest EVER!)
    35. If I Could Turn Back Time, Cher (Doesn't she sound like a guy in drag?)
    36. Buffalo Stance, Neneh Cherry
    37. When I'm With You, Sheriff
    38. Don't Rush Me, Taylor Dayne
    39. Born To Be My Baby, Bon Jovi
    40. Good Thing, Fine Young Cannibals
    41. The Lover In Me, Sheena Easton
    42. Bust A Move, Young M.C.
    43. Once Bitten, Twice Shy, Great White
    44. Batdance, Prince
    45. Rock On, Michael Damian
    46. Real Lov, Jody Watley
    47. Love Shack, B-52's (Gotta add this one to the annoying song thread.)
    48. Every Little Step, Bobby Brown (Was this before or after he went to jail?)
    49. Hangin' Tough, New Kids On The Block
    50. My Heart Can't Tell You No, Rod Stewart
    51. So Alive, Love and Rockets
    52. You Got It (The Right Stuff), New Kids On The Block
    53. Armageddon It, Def Leppard
    54. Satisfied, Richard Marx
    55. Express Yourself, Madonna
    56. I Like It, Dino
    57. Soldier Of Love, Donny Osmond
    58. Sowing The Seeds Of Love, Tears For Fears
    59. Cherish, Madonna
    60. When The Children Cry, White Lion
    61. 18 And Life, Skid Row (Their best song, about one of three that were any good.)
    62. I Don't Want Your Love, Duran Duran
    63. Second Chances, .38 Special
    64. The Way You Love Me, Karyn White
    65. Funky Cold Medina, Tone Loc
    66. In Your Room, Bangles
    67. Miss You Like Crazy, Natalie Cole
    68. Love Song, Cure
    69. Secret Rendesvous, Karyn White
    70. Angel Eyes, Jeff Healey Band
    71. Patience, Guns N' Roses
    72. Walk On Water, Eddie Money
    73. Cover Girl, New Kids On The Block
    74. Welcom To The Jungle, Guns N' Roses
    75. Shower Me With Your Love, Surface
    76. Stand, R.E.M.
    77. Close My Eyes Forever, Lita Ford (With Ozzy, why they forget Ozzy?)
    78. All This Time, Tiffany (Covers, and more covers)
    79. After All, Cher and Peter Cetera
    80. Roni, Bobby Brown
    81. Love In An Elevator, Aerosmith
    82. Lay Your Hands On Me, Bon Jovi
    83. This Promise, When In Rome
    84. What I Am, Edie Brickell and The New Bohemians
    85. I Remember Holding You, Boys Club
    86. Paradise City, Guns N' Roses
    87. Iwanna Have Some Fun, Samantha Fox
    88. She Wants To Dance With Me, Rick Astley
    89. Dreamin', Vanessa Williams
    90. It's No Crime, Babyface
    91. Poison, Alice Cooper
    92. This Time I Know It's For Real, Donna Summer
    93. Smooth Criminal, Michael Jackson
    94. Heavan Help Me, Deon Estus
    95. Rock Wit'cha, Bobby Brown
    96. Thinking Of You, Sa-fire
    97. What You Don't Know, Expose
    98. Surrender To Me, Ann Wilson and Robin Zander
    99. The End Of The Innocence, Don Henley
    100. Keep On Movin', Soul II Soul

    There ya go.
  4. Annie

    Annie Diamond Member

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    Damn, probably know the lyrics of most of them. Theme to Prom, "Knights In White Satin":

  5. Annie

    Annie Diamond Member

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    Ok, looking over high school list, so so (though much better than many, music wise.) I still prefer the late 60's of middle school. One can see the segue from innocence to anarchy. I was under 14, I'll bold my favs:

    1. Aquarius, Fifth Dimension
    2. Sugar, Sugar, Archies

    3. I Can't Get Next To You, Temptations
    4. Honky Tonk Women, Rolling Stones
    5. Build Me Up Buttercup, Foundations

    6. Dizzy, Tommy Roe
    7. Hot Fun In The Summertime, Sly and The Family Stone
    8. I'll Never Fall In Love Again, Tom Jones

    9. Everyday People, Sly and The Family Stone
    10. Get Together, Youngbloods
    11. One, Three Dog Night
    12. Crystal Blue Persuasion, Tommy James and The Shondells
    13. Hair, Cowsills

    14. Too Busy Thinking About My Baby, Marvin Gaye
    15. Love Theme From Romeo And Juliet, Henry Mancini and His Orch.
    16. Crimson And Clover, Tommy James and The Shondells
    17. Grazin' In The Grass, Friends Of Distinction
    18. Suspicious Minds, Elvis Presley
    19. Proud Mary, Creedence Clearwater Revival
    20. What Does It Take (To Win Your Love), Jr. Walker and The All Stars
    21. It's Your Thing, Isley Brothers
    22. Sweet Caroline, Neil Diamond
    23. Jean, Oliver
    24. Bad Moon Rising, Creedence Clearwater Revival
    25. Get Back, The Beatles
    26. In The Year 2525, Zager and Evans
    27. Spinning Wheel, Blood, Sweat and Tears
    28. Baby, I Love You, Andy Kim

    29. Going In Circles, Friends Of Distinction
    30. Hurt So Bad, Lettermen
    31. Green River, Creedence Clearwater Revival
    32. My Cherie Amour, Stevie Wonder
    33. Easy To Be Hard, Three Dog Night
    34. Baby It's You, Smith
    35. In The Ghetto, Elvis Presley
    36. A Boy Named Sue, Johnny Cash
    37. Baby, Baby Don't Cry, Smokey Robinson and The Miracles
    38. Only The Strong Survive, Jerry Butler
    39. Time Of The Season, Zombies
    40. Wedding Bell Blues, Fifth Dimension
    41. Little Woman, Bobby Sherman
    42. Love (Can Make You Happy), Mercy
    43. Good Morning Starshine, Oliver
    44. These Eyes, The Guess Who
    45. You've Made Me So Very Happy, Blood, Sweat and Tears
    46. Put A Little Love In Your Heart, Jackie DeShannon

    47. Do Your Thing, Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band
    48. I'd Wait A Million Years, The Grass Roots
    49. Touch Me, The Doors
    50. More Today Than Yesterday, Spiral Starecase
    51. I've Gotta Be Me, Sammy Davis Jr.
    52. Lay Lady Lay, Bob Dylan
    53. Atlantis, Donovan
    54. Traces, Dennis Yost and The Classics IV
    55. It's Getting Better, Mama Cass Elliot
    56. This Magic Moment, Jay and The Americans
    57. Run Away Child, Running Wild, Temptations
    58. Hawaii Five-O, Ventures
    59. Galveston, Glen Campbell
    60. I'm Gonna Make You Mine, Lou Christie
    61. Gitarzan, Ray Stevens
    62. Can I Change My Mind, Tyrone Davis
    63. Time Is Tight, Booker T and The MG's
    64. This Girl's In Love With You, Dionne Warwick
    65. Color Him Father, Winstons
    66. Black Pearl, Sonny Charles and The Checkmates, Ltd.
    67. Indian Giver, 1910 Fruitgum Company
    68. Mother Popcorn (Part I), James Brown
    69. Twenty-five Miles, Edwin Starr
    70. Things I'd Like To Say, New Colony Six
    71. When I Die, Motherlode
    72. That's The Way Love Is, Marvin Gaye
    73. Everybody's Talkin', Nilsson
    74. Worst That Could Happen, Brooklyn Bridge
    75. Chokin' Kind, Joe Simon
    76. Smile A Little Smile For Me, Flying Machine
    77. Polk Salad Annie, Tony Joe White
    78. Ruby, Don't Take Your Love To Town, Kenny Rogers and The First Edition
    79. Games People Play, Joe South
    80. You Showed Me, Turtles
    81. Come Together, The Beatles
    82. Oh, What A Night, Dells
    83. Something, The Beatles
    84. This Girl Is A Woman Now, Gary Puckett and The Union Gap
    85. Tracy, Cuff Links
    86. Mr. Sun, Mr. Moon, Paul Revere and The Raiders
    87. I'm Gonna Make You Love Me, Diana Ross and The Supremes
    88. I Heard It Through The Grapevine, Marvin Gaye
    89. Gimme Gimme Good Lovin', Crazy Elephant
    90. Hang 'Em High, Booker T and The MG's
    91. Your Good Thing (Is About To End), Lou Rawls
    92. Baby I'm For Real, Originals
    93. You Showed Me, Turtles
    94. Love Me Tonight, Tom Jones
    95. Ramblin' Gamblin' Man Bob, Seger System
    96. Laughing, The Guess Who
    97. My Whole World Ended (The Moment You Left Me), David Ruffin
    98. Soul Deep, Box Tops
    99. Hooked On A Feeling, B.J. Thomas
    100. Sweet Cream Ladies, Box Tops
  6. Shattered

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    1. That's What Friends Are For, Dionne Warwick, Elton John, and Gladys Knight
    2. Say You, Say Me, Lionel Richie
    3. I Miss You, Klymaxx
    4. On My Own , Patti Labelle and Michael McDonald
    5. Broken Wings, Mr. Mister
    6. How Will I Know, Whitney Houston
    7. Party All The Time, Eddie Murphy
    8. Burning Heart, Survivor
    9. Kyrie, Mr. Mister
    10. Addicted To Love, Robert Palmer
    11. Greatest Love Of All, Whitney Houston
    12. Secret Lovers, Atlantic Starr
    13. Friends And Lovers, Carl Anderson and Gloria Loring
    14. Glory Of Love, Peter Cetera
    15. West End Girls, Pet Shop Boys
    16. There'll Be Sad Songs, Billy Ocean
    17. Alive And Kicking, Simple Minds
    18. Never, Heart
    19. Kiss, Prince and The Revolution
    20. Higher Love, Steve Winwood
    21. Stuck With You, Huey Lewis and The News
    22. Holding Back The Years, Simply Red
    23. Sledgehammer, Peter Gabriel
    24. Sara, Starship
    25. Human, Human League
    26. I Can't Wait, Nu Shooz
    27. Take My Breath Away, Berlin
    28. Rock Me Amadeus, Falco
    29. Papa Don't Preach, Madonna
    30. You Give Love A Bad Name, Bon Jovi
    31. When The Going Gets Tough, Billy Ocean
    32. When I Think Of You, Janet Jackson
    33. These Dreams, Heart
    34. Don't Forget Me (When I'm Gone), Glass Tiger
    35. Live To Tell, Madonna
    36. Mad About You, Belinda Carlisle
    37. Something About You, Level 42
    38. Venus, Bananarama
    39. Dancing On The Ceiling, Lionel Richie
    40. Conga, Miami Sound Machine
    41. True Colors, Cyndi Lauper
    42. Danger Zone, Kenny Loggins
    43. What Have You Done For Me Lately, Janet Jackson
    44. No One Is To Blame, Howard Jones
    45. Let's Go All The Way, Sly Fox
    46. I Didn't Mean To Turn You On, Robert Palmer
    47. Words Get In The Way, Miami Sound Machine
    48. Manic Monday, Bangles
    49. Walk Of Life, Dire Straits
    50. Amanda, Boston
    51. Two Of Hearts, Stacey Q
    52. Crush On You, Jets
    53. If You Leave, Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark
    54. Invisible Touch, Genesis
    55. The Sweetest Taboo, Sade
    56. What You Need, INXS
    57. Talk To Me, Stevie Nicks
    58. Nasty, Janet Jackson
    59. Take Me Home Tonight, Eddie Money
    60. We Don't Have To Take Our Clothes Off, Jermaine Stewart
    61. All Cried Out, Lisa Lisa and Cult Jam With Full Force
    62. Your Love, Outfield
    63. I'm Your Man, Wham!
    64. Perfect Way, Scritti Politti
    65. Living In America, James Brown
    66. R.O.C.K. In The U.S.A., John Cougar Mellencamp
    67. Who's Johnny, El Debarge
    68. Word Up, Cameo
    69. Why Can't This Be Love, Van Halen
    70. Silent Running, Mike and The Mechanics
    71. Typical Male, Tina Turner
    72. Small Town, John Cougar Mellencamp
    73. Tarzan Boy, Baltimora
    74. All I Need Is A Miracle, Mike and The Mechanics
    75. Sweet Freedom, Michael McDonald
    76. True Blue, Madonna
    77. Rumors, Timex Social Club
    78. Life In A Northern Town, Dream Academy
    79. Bad Boy, Miami Sound Machine
    80. Sleeping Bag, ZZ Top
    81. Tonight She Comes, Cars
    82. Love Touch, Rod Stewart
    83. A Love Bizarre, Sheila E.
    84. Throwing It All Away, Genesis
    85. Baby Love, Regina
    86. Election Day, Arcadia
    87. Nikita, Elton John
    88. Take Me Home, Phil Collins
    89. Walk This Way, Run-D.M.C.
    90. Sweet Love, Anita Baker
    91. Your Wildest Dreams, Moody Blues
    92. Spies Like Us, Paul McCartney
    93. Object Of My Desire, Starpoint
    94. Dreamtime, Daryl Hall
    95. Tender Love, Force M.D.'s
    96. King For A Day, Thompson Twins
    97. Love Will Conquer All, Lionel Richie
    98. A Different Corner, George Michael
    99. I'll Be Over You, Toto
    100. Go Home, Stevie Wonder
  7. Zhukov

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    Dec 21, 2003
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    Everywhere, simultaneously.
    I love that song.
  8. Zhukov

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    Everywhere, simultaneously.
    I haven't even heard of 75% of those songs.

    And out of 100, I have four of them on *.mp3, how bad is that?
  9. Annie

    Annie Diamond Member

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    Yeah, great song. Shitty time to be growing up, politically, but extraordinary music wise.
  10. Lefty Wilbury

    Lefty Wilbury Active Member

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    look at this list o crap. other then aerosmith i don't own a cd of any of these artists

    Top 100 Hits of 1998 / Top 100 Songs of 1998

    1. Too Close, Next
    2. The Boy Is Mine, Brandy and Monica
    3. You're Still The One, Shania Twain
    4. Truly Madly Deeply, Savage Garden
    5. How Do I Live, LeAnn Rimes
    6. Together Again, Janet
    7. All My Life, K-Ci and JoJo
    8. Candle In The Wind 1997, Elton John
    9. Nice and Slow, Usher
    10. I Don't Want To Wait, Paula Cole
    11. How's It Going To Be, Third Eye Blind
    12. No, No, No, Destiny's Child
    13. My Heart Will Go On, Celine Dion
    14. Gettin' Jiggy Wit, Will Smith
    15. You Make Me Wanna..., Usher
    16. My Way, Usher
    17. My All, Mariah Carey
    18. The First Night, Monica
    19. Been Around The World, Puff Daddy and The Family
    20. Adia, Sarah McLachlan
    21. Crush, Jennifer Paige
    22. Everybody (Backstreet's Back), Backstreet Boys
    23. I Don't Want To Miss A Thing, Aerosmith
    24. Body Bumpin Yippie-Yi-Yo, Public Announcement
    25. This Kiss, Faith Hill
    26. I Don't Ever Want To See You Again, Uncle Sam
    27. Let's Ride, Montell Jordan
    28. Sex And Candy, Marcy Playground
    29. Show Me Love, Robyn
    30. A Song For Mama, Boyz II Men
    31. What You Want, Mase
    32. Frozen, Madonna
    33. Gone Till November, Wyclef Jean
    34. My Body, Lsg
    35. Tubthumping, Chumbawamba
    36. Deja Vu (Uptown Baby), Lord Tariq and Peter Gunz
    37. I Want You Back, 'N Sync
    38. When The Lights Go Out, Five
    39. They Don't Know, Jon B.
    40. Make Em' Say Uhh!, Master P
    41. Make It Hot, Nicole Featuring Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott and Mocha
    42. Never Eve, All Saints
    43. I Get Lonely, Janet
    44. Feel So Good, Mase
    45. Say It, Voices Of Theory
    46. Kiss The Rain, Billie Myers
    47. Come With Me, Puff Daddy
    48. Romeo And Juliet, Sylk-E Fyne
    49. It's All About Me, Mya and Sisqo
    50. I Will Come To You, Hanson
    51. One Week, Barenaked Ladies
    52. Swing My Way, K.P. and Envyi
    53. The Arms Of The One Who Loves You, Xscape
    54. My Love Is The Shhh!, Somethin' For The People
    55. Daydreamin', Tatyana Ali
    56. We're Not Making Love No More, Dru Hill
    57. Semi-Charmed Life, Third Eye Blind
    58. I Do, Lisa Loeb
    59. Lookin' At Me, Mase
    60. Looking Through Your Eyes, LeAnn Rimes
    61. Lately, Divine
    62. Quit Playing Games (With My Heart), Backstreet Boys
    63. I Still Love You, Next
    64. Time After Time, Inoj
    65. Are You Jimmy Ray?, Jimmy Ray
    66. Cruel Summer, Ace Of Base
    67. I Got The Hook Up!, Master P
    68. Victory, Puff Daddy and The Family
    69. Too Much, Spice Girls
    70. Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are), Pras Feat. Ol' Dirty Bastard and Mya
    71. How Deep Is Your Love, Dru Hill Featuring Redman
    72. Friend Of Mine, Kelly Price
    73. Turn It Up [Remix] / Fire It Up, Busta Rhymes
    74. I'll Be, Edwin McCain
    75. Ray Of Light, Madonna
    76. All For You, Sister Hazel
    77. Touch It, Monifah
    78. Money, Power and Respect, Lox
    79. Bitter Sweet Symphony, The Verve
    80. Dangerous, Busta Rhymes
    81. Spice Up Your Life, Spice Girls
    82. Because Of You, 98 Degrees
    83. The Mummers' Dance, Loreena McKennitt
    84. All Cried Out, Allure Featuring 112
    85. Still Not A Player, Big Punisher Featuring Joe
    86. The One I Gave My Heart To, Aaliyah
    87. Foolish Games / You Were Meant For Me, Jewel
    88. Love You Down, Inoj
    89. Do For Love, 2Pac
    90. Raise The Roof, Luke
    91. Heaven, Nu Flavor
    92. The Party Continues, Jd
    93. Sock It 2 Me, Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott Featuring Da Brat
    94. Butta Love, Next
    95. A Rose Is Still A Rose, Aretha Franklin
    96. 4 Seasons Of Loneliness, Boyz II Men
    97. Father, LL Cool J
    98. Thinkin' Bout It, Gerald Levert
    99. Nobody's Supposed To Be Here, Deborah Cox
    100. Westside, TQ

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