In the 90s, these were the most popular Summer hits that our brothers and sisters used to go crazy about. Do you recognize any of it?
“Vision of Love” – Mariah Carey
“Vision of Love” is a song by American record producer Mariah Carey in her debut album entitled with her name (1990). Right from its debut, the song has received an extremely positive response from the critics and reached the top position of Billboard Hot 100.
“(Everything I Do) I Do It For You” – Bryan Adams
“(Everything I Do) I Do It for You” is a song by Canadian singer Bryan Adams. The song, with a harmonious melody, made people ecstatic in the summer of 1991.
“Baby Got Back” – Sir Mix-a-Lot
“Baby Got Back” is a 1992 hip hop song written and recorded by American rapper Sir Mix-a-Lot, appearing in the album “Mack Daddy.” At the time of its release, the song was highly controversial with its lyrics involving sexuality and the MV of the song soon be banned by MTV. Despite that, the product still had a strong effect in the summer of 1992.
“Can’t Help Falling in Love” – UB40
“Can’t Help Falling in Love” is a song first recorded by American record producer Elvis Presley for the soundtrack of the 1961 film that has the same name. In 1993, the British reggae band called UB40 had recorded this song, and it quickly became a hit on the Billboard Hot 100, with seven weeks long at No. 1.
“I Swear,” All-4-One
“I Swear” is a song by American country music singer John Michael Montgomery, released in his second studio album: Kickin ‘It Up (1994). After a few months of release, the American band All-4-One re-recorded this product and brought tremendous attention from the critics that lead to the Grammy prize for “Pop Duo or Group With Vocal” at the 37th Grammy.
“Waterfalls” – T.L.C.
Waterfalls “is a song by American R&B girl group T.L.C. in their second studio album, CrazySexyCool (1994). The video tackles issues of the illegal drug trade and HIV/AIDS, two crises that plagued the 1990s. The song spent seven weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100.
“Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix),” Los Del Riou
“Macarena” is a Spanish dance song by the duo Los del Río. This song is viral only when it is remixed. This is one of the iconic songs for the dance music genre in the 1990s, ranking 7 in the list of “Top 100 Billboard songs of all time”.
“I’ll Be Missing You,” Puff Daddy & Faith Evans feat. 112
“I’ll Be Missing You” is a song by American record producer Puff Daddy and American singer Faith Evans, collaborating with R&B group 112 in memory of fellow artist and record label Bad Boy Records. Christopher “The Notorious B.I.G.” Wallace, who was assassinated on March 9, 1997. The song won a Grammy and received positive reviews even from the fastidious critics.
“The Boy Is Mine” Brandy & Monica
“The Boy Is Mine” is a duet of two American recording artists Brandy and Monica, with content surrounding the two women struggling to achieve a man. It became a massive hit in 1998.
“Genie in a Bottle,” Christina Aguilera
“Genie in a Bottle” is a song by American record producer Christina Aguilera in her first studio album entitled her name, released in 1999. Up to now, “Genie in a Bottle” has sold more than seven million copies worldwide, becoming one of the best-selling singles of all time.