My favorite songs, 1993


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1994/1995 = Became a (Dutch) hit at least one year later

My top 3 of favorite songs of the year 1993 (out of 114 listed here):

  1. Capricorn – 20 hz *
  2. Leila K – Open sesame (radio version) *
  3. Jamiroquai – Too young to die **

Also top favorites:

  • Blind Melon – No rain ****
  • The Breeders – Cannonball ****/1994
  • Cajmere ft. Dajae – Brighter days (Masters At Work Remix) *
  • Digable Planets – Rebirth of slick (Cool Like Dat) **
  • Guru ft. MC Solaar – Le bien le mal **
  • Guru ft. N’Dea Davenport – Trust me **
  • Jamiroquai – When you gonna learn **
  • Janet Jackson – That’s the way love goes **
  • Leila K – Open sesame (Long Version) *
  • Lenny Kravitz – Are you gonna go my way ****
  • Les Negresses Vertes – Face a la mer (Massive Attack Remix) **
  • Moby – Move *
  • Naughty By Nature – Hip hop hooray **
  • René Et Gaston – Vallee de larmes *
  • Serious Rope ft. Sharon Dee Clarke – Happiness (Original Serious Rope Mix) *
  • Shara Nelson – Down that road **
  • Shara Nelson – One goodbye in ten **
  • TC 1993 – Harmony (The F.P.I. Funky Mix) *
  • Terence Trent D’Arby ft. Des’ree – Delicate ****
  • Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers – Mary Jane’s last dance ****
  • Tom Waits & Gavin Bryers – Jesus’ blood never failed me yet ****
  • A Tribe Called Quest – Award tour **
  • A Tribe Called Quest – Electic relaxation **
  • Zhané – Hey mr DJ **

Nearly top favorites:

  • Fresh Tunes #1 – Do you know what I mean (note: the version at the Dutch compilation cd TUTB 25 – Can’t find it at YouTube) *
  • Ace Of Base – All that she wants ****/#
  • Aerosmith – Amazing ****
  • Aerosmith – Crazy ****
  • Aerosmith – Cryin’ ****
  • Aerosmith – Eat the rich ****
  • Aerosmith – Livin’ on the edge ****
  • Any Question? – Living on a fantasy *
  • Carl Craig – My machines *
  • Culture Beat – Adelante */#
  • Culture Beat – Anything */#
  • Culture Beat – Mr vain */#
  • Cypress Hill – Insane the brain **
  • Deborah Wilson – Got to be free (Exposure Mix) *
  • Dr Alban – Sing halleluja */#
  • Duran Duran – Ordinairy world ****
  • Fundamental – Dancin’ on a higher ground *
  • The Good Men – Give it up *
  • Green Velvet – The stalker *
  • Guru ft. Brandford Marsalis – Transit ride **
  • Guru ft. Ronny Jordan And J.C. Lee – No time to play **
  • Haddaway – Rock my heart *//#/1994
  • Harddrive (Or: Masters At Work) – Maurice’s vibe *
  • Honey C – Stop the disease *
  • Jamiroquai – Blow your mind **
  • Janet Jackson – Whoops now **/1995
  • Klatsch! – Oh boy *
  • Living Colour – Leave it alone ****
  • Marmion – Schoneberg *
  • The Martian – Star dancer *
  • Nirvana – Heart-shaped box ****
  • The Prodigy – Wind it up (the radio version aka ‘Rewound Edit’, not the album version) ****
  • Onyx – Slam **
  • Quazar – Breakaway (Trance Mix) *
  • Quazar – Unity *
  • Queen Latifah – Unity **
  • The Radios – She goes nana ****
  • Robin S – Show me love (Stonebridge Club Mix) *
  • Sagat – Funk dat */1994
  • Salt ‘N Pepa ft. En Vogue – Whatta man **
  • Sheryl Crow – All I wanna do ****/1994
  • Slam – Positive education *
  • Sound Factory – Good time (Pure Mix) *
  • Stakka Bo – Down the drain **
  • Stakka Bo – Here we go **
  • Stone Temple Pilots – Plush ****
  • Sub Sub – Ain’t no love, ain’t no use */**
  • 2 Unlimited – Faces (Automatic Breakbeat Remix) *
  • 2 Unlimited – No limit (album version) */#
  • 2 Unlimited – Tribal dance (radio version) */#
  • Urban Species – The Experience **
  • X-Press 2 – Muzik x-press *

Doubt cases, a lot this year:

(I don’t know if I want to put it in the list above, or in the ‘bubbling under’ part)

Bubbling under:

  • Ace Of Base – Dancer in a daydream */****/#
  • Ace Of Base – Wheel of fortune ****/#
  • Atlantic Ocean – Waterfall (Original Netherlands Mix) */1994
  • Boobytrax – Don’t go *
  • Carpe Diem – Snakecharmer *
  • Chubby Chunks – Testament one *
  • Culture Beat – Got to get it (Club Mix) *
  • Culture Beat – Got to get it (Radio Mix) *
  • Dajae – You got me up */#
  • Exposure – Party claps *
  • George Michael – Killer/Papa was a rolling stone */****
  • Grant Lee Buffalo – Fuzzy ****
  • Harddrive – Deep inside *
  • Jestofunk – Say it again **
  • Kerri Chandler – Track 1 *
  • Latin Boom – Cafe con leche (12 Inch Vocal Mix) *
  • Lee Scratch Perry – Money **
  • Lords of the Underground – Funky child **
  • M People – One night in heaven *
  • Nirvana – All apologies ****
  • Robin S – Luv 4 luv *
  • Salt ‘N Pepa – Shoop **
  • Shara Nelson – Uptight **
  • State Of House – Pacific dance *
  • Tony Di Bart – The real thing */1994
  • 2 Brothers On The 4th Floor – Never alone *
  • 2 Unlimited – Faces (album version) */#
  • 2 Unlimited – Let the beat control your body (album version) */#
  • 2 Unlimited – No limit (Automatic Breakbeat remix) *
  • 2 Unlimited – No limit (radio version) */#
  • 2 Unlimited – No limit (Rio & Le Jean Remix) */#
  • 2 Unlimited – Throw the groove down */#
  • 2 Unlimited – Tribal dance (Automatic African Remix) *
  • 2 Unlimited – Tribal dance (Automatic Breakbeat Remix) *
  • Unity Power ft. Rozlyne Clarke – Eddy steady go (Unity Power Remix) */#
  • Us3 – Tukka yoot’s riddim **
  • Usura – Sweat (Soakin’ Wet Mix) *
  • Vapourspace – Gravitational arch of 10 *
  • World Series Of Life – Anything *

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