On this day in history, September 10th, 1991, the first hit by American Grunge Rock band, Nirvana, was released. The rest is history…
This song, Get Here, was a top ten hit for Oleta Adams. It reached number 4, in the UK and number 5, on the Billboard Hot 100, in 1991. It is from a time of many changes, in my life. Great song!
From 1992, when this reached number 6 in the UK, and number 18 on the Billboard Hot 100, this is “Friday I’m In Love”, by British band, The Cure.
Remember this classic? Phil Collins singing Another Day In Paradise from late 1989. This song made it to number 2 in the UK, and number 1 on the Billboard Hot 100.
Nobody Knows, by the Tony Rich Project reached Number 4, in the UK, and Number 2 on the Billboard Hot 100, in 1996 Dedicated to my late ex wife.
Thunderstruck, by AC/DC, reached number 13, in the UK and number 5, on the Billboard Mainstream Rock chart.
Ready or not, by the Fugees reached Number 1, in the UK, in 1996, but did not show on the Billboard Hot 100, in the USA. Although it did reach Number 22, on the Billboard R&B chart, that year.
Remember this er classic from 1997? It reached the top ten in the UK and the USA.
Originally released in 1973, The Joker, by The Steve Miller Band topped the Billboard Hot 100, in early 1974. It later reached number one, in 1990, in the UK, because of the song was used in a TV Commercial, for Levi jeans.
This song, “Linger” is by Irish band, The Cranberries, from 1993. It was their biggest hit, and from their first album, “Everybody Else Is Doing It, So Why Can’t We?” In 1993, it reached number 8 on the Billboard Hot 100, and number 14, in the UK. The lead singer, Dolores O’Riordan, sadly died in …