Billboard - The 98 Best Songs of 1998 (2018)

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Billboard - The 98 Best Songs of 1998 (2018)

Postby StevieFan13 » Tue Jun 05, 2018 10:02 pm

https://www.billboard.com/articles/news ... gs-of-1998

Another 1998 list (now we wait for Spin...). I remember the 1997 equivalent was disqualified for confusing criteria, but this is worth a shot, at least.

98. Donny Osmond & Chorus, "I'll Make a Man Out of You" (Did not chart)
97. Jewel, "Hands" (No. 6, Hot 100)
96. Nicole Wray feat. Missy Elliott & Mocha, "Make It Hot" (No. 5, Hot 100)
95. Cherry Poppin' Daddies, "Zoot Suit Riot" (No. 41, Radio Songs)
94. Deftones, "Be Quiet and Drive (Far Away)" (No. 29, Mainstream Rock)
93. Jo Dee Messina, "I'm Alright" (No. 43, Hot 100)
92. Puff Daddy feat. The Notorious B.I.G. & Busta Rhymes, "Victory" (No. 19, Hot 100)
91. JYP, "Honey" (Did not chart)
90. Rob Zombie, "Dragula" (No. 6, Mainstream Rock)
89. Shakira, "Ciega, Sordomuda" (No. 1, Latin Songs)
88. Blink-182, "Josie" (Did not chart)
87. Beenie Man, "Who Am I" (No. 40, Hot 100)
86. Alanis Morissette, "Uninvited" (No. 4, Radio Songs)
85. Monica, "The First Night" (No. 1, Hot 100)
84. A Tribe Called Quest, "Find a Way" (No. 71, Hot 100)
83. Everclear, "Father of Mine" (No. 70, Hot 100)
82. Wyclef Jean, "Gone Till November" (No. 7, Hot 100)
81. Edwin McCain, "I'll Be" (No. 5, Hot 100)
80. Air, "Sexy Boy" (No. 22, Dance Single Sales)
79. Tamia, "So Into You" (No. 30, Hot 100)
78. Sheryl Crow, "My Favorite Mistake" (No. 20, Hot 100)
77. Cake, "Never There" (No. 78, Hot 100)
76. Will Smith, "Miami" (No. 17, Hot 100)
75. Moby, "Honey" (No. 49, Dance Single Sales)
74. Seo Taiji, "Take Five" (Did not chart)
73. Boards of Canada, "ROYGBIV" (Did not chart)
72. Usher, "My Way" (No. 2, Hot 100)
71. Janet Jackson, "Go Deep" (No. 28, Radio Songs)
70. Missy Elliott feat. Lil' Kim & Mocha, "Hit 'Em Wit da Hee" (Remix) (No. 61, R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay)
69. Elvis Crespo, "Suavemente" (No. 84, Hot 100)
68. Brian McKnight, "Anytime" (No. 6, Radio Songs)
67. Sarah McLachlan, "Angel" (No. 4, Hot 100)
66. Elliott Smith, "Waltz No. 2" (Did not chart)
65. K-Ci & JoJo, "All My Life" (No. 1, Hot 100)
64. Rammstein, "Du Hast" (No. 20, Mainstream Rock)
63. Whitney Houston & Mariah Carey, "When You Believe" (No. 15, Hot 100)
62. All Saints, "Never Ever" (No. 4, Hot 100)
61. Goo Goo Dolls, "Slide" (No. 8, Hot 100)
60. N.O.R.E., "SuperThug (What What)" (No. 36, Hot 100)
59. Radiohead, "No Surprises" (Did not chart)
58. Massive Attack, "Teardrop" (Did not chart)
57. Faith Hill, "This Kiss" (No. 7, Hot 100)
56. Barenaked Ladies, "One Week" (No. 1, Hot 100)
55. Garbage, "I Think I'm Paranoid" (No. 6, Alternative Songs)
54. Backstreet Boys, "As Long As You Love Me" (No. 4, Radio Songs)
53. Eve 6, "Inside Out" (No. 28, Hot 100)
52. Lord Tariq & Peter Gunz, "Deja Vu (Uptown Baby)" (No. 9, Hot 100)
51. Lenny Kravitz, "Fly Away" (No. 12, Hot 100)
50. Third Eye Blind, "Jumper" (No. 5, Hot 100)
49. Uhm Jung Hwa, "Invitation" (Did not chart)
48. The LOX feat. Lil Kim & DMX, "Money, Power & Respect" (No. 17, Hot 100)
47. Marilyn Manson, "The Dope Show" (No. 15, Alternative Songs)
46. Deborah Cox, "Nobody's Supposed to Be Here" (No. 2, Hot 100)
45. Neutral Milk Hotel, "Holland 1945" (Did not chart)
44. Ricky Martin, "The Cup of Life" (No. 45, Hot 100)
43. Faith Evans, "Love Like This" (No. 7, Hot 100)
42. D'Angelo, "Devil's Pie" (No. 69, Hip-Hop/R&B Airplay)
41. Master P feat. Fiend, Silkk the Shocker, Mia X & Mystikal, "Make 'Em Say Uhh!" (No. 16, Hot 100)
40. Shania Twain, "You're Still the One" (No. 2, Hot 100)
39. Usher, "Nice & Slow" (No. 1, Hot 100)
38. The Offspring, "Pretty Fly (For a White Guy)" (No. 53, Hot 100)
37. Aerosmith, "I Don't Want to Miss a Thing" (No. 1, Hot 100)
36. Fastball, "The Way" (No. 5, Radio Songs)
35. JAY-Z feat. Amil & Ja Rule, "Can I Get A..." (No. 19, Hot 100)
34. KoRn, "Got the Life" (No. 15, Mainstream Rock)
33. Next, "Too Close" (No. 1, Hot 100)
32. Spice Girls, "Stop" (No. 16, Hot 100)
31. Madonna, "Frozen" (No. 2, Hot 100)
30. Eagle-Eye Cherry, "Save Tonight" (No. 5, Hot 100)
29. Dixie Chicks, "Wide Open Spaces" (No. 41, Hot 100)
28. Stardust, "Music Sounds Better With You" (No. 62, Hot 100)
27. Jennifer Paige, "Crush" (No. 3, Hot 100)
26. Mariah Carey feat. Bone Thugs n Harmony, "Breakdown" (No. 53, Radio Songs)
25. Janet Jackson, "I Get Lonely" (No. 3, Hot 100)
24. Goo Goo Dolls, "Iris" (No. 9, Hot 100)
23. DMX feat. Sheek, "Get at Me Dog" (No. 39, Hot 100)
22. Marcy Playground, "Sex & Candy" (No. 8, Hot 100)
21. Will Smith, "Gettin' Jiggy Wit It" (No. 1, Hot 100)
20. Harvey Danger, "Flagpole Sitta" (No. 38, Radio Songs)
19. Big Punisher, "Still Not a Player" (No. 24, Hot 100)
18. Fatboy Slim, "The Rockefeller Skank" (No. 76, Hot 100)
17. Pras feat. Mya & Ol' Dirty Bastard, "Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are)" (No. 15, Hot 100)
16. New Radicals, "You Get What You Give" (No. 36, Hot 100)
15. 2Pac, "Changes" (No. 32, Hot 100)
14. Celine Dion, "My Heart Will Go On" (No. 1, Hot 100)
13. Hole, "Celebrity Skin" (No. 85, Hot 100)
12. Beastie Boys, "Intergalactic" (No. 28, Hot 100)
11. Semisonic, "Closing Time" (No. 11, Radio Songs)
10. JAY-Z, "Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem)" (No. 15, Hot 100)
9. Madonna, "Ray of Light" (No. 5, Hot 100)
8. Backstreet Boys, "Everybody (Backstreet's Back)" (No. 4, Hot 100)
7. OutKast, "Rosa Parks" (No. 55, Hot 100)
6. The Verve, "Bitter Sweet Symphony" (No. 12, Hot 100)
5. Brandy & Monica, "The Boy Is Mine" (No. 1, Hot 100)
4. *NSYNC, "Tearin' Up My Heart" (No. 59, Hot 100)
3. Natalie Imbruglia, "Torn" (No. 42, Hot 100)
2. Lauryn Hill, "Doo Wop (That Thing!)" (No. 1, Hot 100)
1. Aaliyah, "Are You That Somebody?" (No. 21, Hot 100)
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