Miles Coverdale (manos74) wrote,
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One Hit Wonders of the 1990s

This is my list.



One-hit wonders from the year...

1990:
2 In a Room, “Wiggle It”
2 Live Crew, “Me So Horny”
Alannah Myles, “Black Velvet”
Biz Markie, “Just a Friend”
Digital Underground, “The Humpty Dance”
Faith No More, “Epic”
Kriss Kross, “Jump”
Technotronic, “Pump Up the Jam”
The Divinyls, “I Touch Myself”
Vanilla Ice, “Ice Ice Baby”
Young MC, “Bust A Move”

1991:
C + C Music Factory, “Gonna Make You Sweat”
Cameo, “Word Up”
Chris Isaak, “Wicked Game”
Cypress Hill, “Insane in the Brain”
Deee-Lite, “Groove Is in the Heart”
EMF, “Unbelievable”
Gerardo, “Rico Suave”
House of Pain, “Jump Around”
Jesus Jones, “Right Here, Right Now”
Londonbeat, “I’ve Been Thinking About You”
Naughty By Nature, “O.P.P.”
Onyx, “Slam”
PM Dawn, “Set Adrift on Memory Bliss”
Queensryche, “Silent Lucidity”
Right Said Fred, “I’m Too Sexy”
Temple of the Dog, “Hunger Strike”
Wrexx-N-Effect, “Rump Shaker”

1992:
4 Non Blondes, “What’s Up”
The KLF, “Justified and Ancient”
Billy Ray Cyrus, “Achy Breaky Heart”
Green Jelly, “The Three Little Pigs”
Mr. Big, “To Be With You”
Shanice, “I Love Your Smile”
Sir Mix-A-Lot, “Baby Got Back”
Sophie B. Hawkins, “Damn I Wish I Was Your Lover”
The Heights, “How Do You Talk to an Angel?”
Tom Cochrane, “Life Is A Highway”
Ugly Kid Joe, “Everything About You”

1993:
Tag Team, “Whoomp! (There it Is)”
James, “Laid”
Blind Melon, “No Rain”
Snow, “Informer”
The Boo Radleys, “There She Goes”
The Proclaimers, “I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles)”
Urge Overkill, “Sister Havana”
US3: “Cantaloop (Flip Fantasia)”
Haddaway, “What Is Love”

1994:
Crash Test Dummies, “Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm”
Collective Soul, “Shine”
Lisa Loeb and Nine Stories, “Stay”
Candlebox, “Far Behind”
Deadeye Dick, “New Age Girl”
Lucas, “Lucas With the Lid Off”
MC 900 Ft. Jesus, “If I Only Had A Brain”
The Breeders, “Cannonball”
Mazzy Star, “Fade Into You”
Veruca Salt, “Seether”
The Gandharvas, “First Day of Spring”

1995:
Del Amitri, “Roll to Me”
Filter, “Hey Man Nice Shot”
Jill Sobule, “I Kissed A Girl”
Red Nex, “Cotton Eyed Joe”
The Murmurs, “You Suck”
The Smoking Popes, “Need You Around”
Better Than Ezra, “Good”

1996:
Los Del Rio, “La Macarena”
Hanson, “MMMBop”
Squirrel Nut Zippers, “Hell”
The Cardigans, “Love Fool”
The Refreshments, “Banditos”
Dishwalla, “Counting Blue Cars”
Joan Osborne, “One of Us”

1997:
Aqua, “Barbie Girl”
Cherry Poppin’ Daddies, “Zoot Suit Riot”
Chumbawumba, “Tubthumping”
Cowboy Mouth, “Jenny Says”
Deep Blue Something, “Breakfast at Tiffany’s”
Eve 6, “Inside Out”
Marcy Playground, “Sex and Candy”
Paula Cole, “Where Have All the Cowboys Gone?”
The Venga Boys, “We Like to Party”
The Verve, “Bittersweet Symphony”
The Verve Pipe, “The Freshmen”
White Town, “I Could Never Be Your Woman”
Shawn Colvin, “Sunny Came Home”
OMC, “How Bizarre”
New Radicals, “You Only Get What You Give”

1998:
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, “You and Me and the Bottle Makes Three (Tonight)”
Cornershop, “Brim Full of Asha”
Fiona Apple, “Criminal”
Harvey Danger, “Flagpole Sitta”
Lorena McKennit, “The Mummer’s Dance”
Merideth Brooks, “Bitch”
Natalie Imbruglia, “Torn”
Semisonic, “Closing Time”
Sixpence None the Richer, “Kiss Me”

1999
Citizen King, “Better Days (And the Bottom Drops Out)”
Everlast, “What It’s Like”
Bree Sharp, “David Duchovny”
Lou Bega, “Mambo Number Five (A Little Bit Of)”
The Baha Men, “Who Let the Dogs Out?”


Did I forget any songs or artists? Anyone you feel that shouldn't be on this list? Let me know.
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