90s charts | Personal year chart 1994

* = dance music; about 120 bpm & upwards
** = funk/soul/hiphop/jazz/reggae/world/ska/or combinations
*** = triphop/downtempo/electronic/ambient/idm
**** = pop or rock
# = guilty pleasures
1995 = Became a (chart) hit one year later

My top 5 of favorite songs of the year 1994 (out of 63 listed here):

  1. Portishead – Sour times ***/1995
  2. Snap! – The first the last eternity */1995
  3. Portishead – Glorybox ***/1995
  4. Real 2 Reel – I like to move it */#
  5. Deep Dish Pres. Prana – The dream (BT’s Original Mix) *

Other favorites:

  • Blur – Parklife ****
  • Charly Lownoise & Mental Theo – Wonderful days */#/1995
  • The Cranberries – Zombie ****
  • Des’ree – You gotta be **
  • Dionne Farris – I know ****
  • Dominica – Gotta let you go */1995
  • Doop – Doop (Jean Lejeux Et Son Orchestre Single Edit) */#
  • Doop – Doop (Sydney Berlin’s Ragtime Band Single Edit) */#
  • Edwyn Collins – A girl like you ****
  • The Ethics – La luna *
  • Greenday – Longview ****
  • Jamiroquai – Return of the space cowboy **
  • Kenny Dope Pres. The Bucketheads – The bomb (These sounds fall into my mind) */1995
  • Livin’ Joy – Dreamer (note: the first hit version, not the Rollo Remix which also became a hit) *
  • Luke Slater’s 7th Plain – Lost *
  • Massive Attack – Protection ***
  • Negrocan – Aqua esquina *
  • Nirvana – About a girl (live) ****
  • The O.T. Quartet – Hold that sucker down (Builds Like A Skyscraper Remix) *
  • The O.T. Quartet – Hold that sucker down (Radio Edit) *
  • The Offspring – Self esteem ****/1995
  • The Prodigy – Voodoo people *
  • R.e.m. – Bang & blame ****
  • Snap! – Welcome to tomorrow *
  • Soundgarden – Black hole sun ****
  • Ween – Freedom of ’76 ****/1995
  • Weezer – Buddy Holly ****/1995
  • Zhan√© – Groove thang **

Doubt case:

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

  • Jamiroquai – Half the man **
  • Nirvana – The man who sold the world ****

Bubbling under:

  • Artifacts – C’mon wit da git down **
  • Aswad – Shine **
  • Beastie Boys – Sabotage ****
  • Beverly Knight – Flavour of the old school **
  • Boyz II Men – Thank you **/1995
  • Brooklyn Funk Essentials – The creator has a masterplan **
  • Cesaria Evora – Sodade **
  • Chanelle – Work that body *
  • Gang Starr – Code of the streets **
  • Garnet Silk – Love is the answer **
  • G. Love & Special Sauce – Blues music **
  • Green Day – Basket case ****
  • Jamalski – Jump, spread out **
  • Jamiroquai – Scam **
  • Jamiroquai – Stillness in time **
  • Magnapop – Lay it down ****
  • The Offspring – Come out and play ****
  • The Outhere Brothers – Boom boom boom */#/1995
  • Paperclip People – Throw *
  • PMD – Swing your own way **
  • The Prodigy – No good (start the dance) *
  • Real To Reel – Go on move */#
  • River Ocean ft. India – Love & happiness *
  • Sabres Of Paradise – Wilmot **
  • Snap! – World in my hands */***/1995
  • 2 Brothers On The 4th Floor – Dreams *
  • 2 Unlimited – No one *
  • X-Static – I’m standin’ (higher) *

Extra (from previous site): pics from the year 1994

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