Raequel, Rose Bride Empress Returned to Reign (systris) wrote in april_7th,
Raequel, Rose Bride Empress Returned to Reign

birthday number ones...meme

there's this website that lists number one hits since day one of the UK and US pop charts respectively. so i looked up the hits since i've been alive at certain milestones in my life.

April 7th, 1977 (born)
Dancing Queen - ABBA (US)
Knowing Me, Knowing You - ABBA (UK)

April 7th, 1982 (age 5 yrs)
I Love Rock N Roll - Joan Jett and the Blackhearts (US)
Seven Tears - The Goombay Dance Band (UK)

April 7th, 1987 (age 10 yrs)
Nothing Gonna Stop Us - Starship (US)
Let It Be - Ferry Aid (UK)

April 7th, 1992 (age 15 yrs)
Save The Best For Last - Vanessa Williams (US)
Stay - Shakespeare's Sister (UK)

April 7, 1995 (age 18 yrs)
Take A Bow - Madonna (US)
Young At Heart - The Bluebells (UK)

April 7, 1997 (age 20 yrs)
Can't Nobody Hold Me Down - Puff Daddy feat Mase (US)
I Believe I Can Fly - R. Kelly (UK)

April 7, 1998 (age 21 yrs)
All My Life - K-Ci & Jojo (US)
It's Like That - Run DMC vs Jason Nevins (UK)

April 7, 2002 (age 25 yrs)
Aint It Funny - Jennifer Lopez (US)
Unchained Melody - Gareth Gates (UK)

April 7, 2004 (my last birthday - age 27)
Yeah - Usher feat. Lil Jon and Ludacris (US)
Five Colours In Her Hair - McFly (UK)

damn...with the exceptions of Joan Jett and Shakespeare's Sister,thats some craptacular retrospective...i'm glad i stopped listening to Shadoe Steven's top 40 countdown when i did...but i am damn glad to say that most of the music i've ever listened to was not top 40 material (90's alt rock in exception)
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