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domenica 4 agosto 2013

Billboard: Le 100 hit di maggior successo della storia


Billboard ha deciso di fare il punto sui più grandi successi che hanno segnato la storia della Hot 100, dal 1958, anno di nascita della celebre classifica, fino ad oggi.

In questa classifica dei 100 brani di maggior successo troviamo nomi celebri accanto a quei successi più recenti che grazie all'esponenziale crescita dei download dei singoli degli ultimi anni sono riusciti a vendere milioni di copie. Ecco spiegata la presenza di Party Rock Anthem in top 5 e di Call Me Maybe in top 50.
Sempre presente Mariah Carey, la donna con più n.1 di sempre che raggiunge la posizione più alta con We Belong Together alla 11.

Leggendo la classifica si fa un vero e proprio salto nel tempo andando a ritrovare brani famosissimi che hanno segnato la storia della musica. Ecco allora la classifica completa:



100. “You Make Me Wanna…” – Usher Peak: No. 2 (1997)

99. “We Are Young” – fun. feat. Janelle Monae Peak: No. 1 (2012)

98. “Best of My Love” – Emotions Peak: No. 1 (1977)

97. “One More Night” – Maroon 5 Peak: No. 1 (2012)

96. “Another Day in Paradise” – Phil Collins Peak: No. 1 (1989)

95. “Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on My Head” – B.J. Thomas Peak: No. 1 s(1970)

94. “I’ll Be Missing You” – Puff Daddy & Faith Evans feat. 112 Peak: No. 1 (1997)

93. “Hurts So Good” – John Cougar Peak: No. 2 (1982)

92. “Killing Me Softly With His Song” – Roberta Flack Peak: No. 1 s (1973)

91. “Are You Lonesome To-Night?” – Elvis Presley Peak: No. 1s (1960)

90. “Waiting for a Girl Like You” – Foreigner Hot 100 Peak: No. 2 (1981)

89. “Family Affair” Mary J. Blige Peak: No. 1 for six weeks (2001)

88. “I Swear” – All-4-One Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for 11 weeks (1994)

87. “Nothing Compares 2 U” – Sinead O’Connor Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for four weeks (1990)

86. “All Night Long (All Night)” – Lionel Richie Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for four weeks (1983)

85. “My Sharona” – The Knack Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for six weeks (1979)

84. “Say You, Say Me” – Lionel Richie Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for four weeks (1985)

83. “Play That Funky Music” – Wild Cherry Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for three weeks (1976)

82. “You’re So Vain” – Carly Simon Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for three weeks (1973)

81. “Billie Jean” – Michael Jackson Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for seven weeks (1983)

80. “Abracadabra” – The Steve Miller Band Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for two weeks (1982)

79. “Gangsta’s Paradise” – Coolio feat. L.V. Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for three weeks (1995)

78. “Hot Stuff” – Donna Summer Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for three weeks (1979)

77. “You’re Still the One” – Shania Twain Hot 100 Peak: No. 2 (1998)

76. “I Heard It Through the Grapevine” – Marvin Gaye Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for seven weeks (1968)

75. “Dilemma” – Nelly feat. Kelly Rowland Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for 10 weeks (2002)

74. “Just the Way You Are” – Bruno Mars Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for four weeks (2010)

73. “Sugar, Sugar” – The Archies Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for four weeks (1969)

72. “Upside Down” – Diana Ross Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for four weeks (1980)

71. “That’s What Friends Are For” – Dionne and Friends Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for four weeks (1986)

70. “Rush Rush” – Paula Abdul Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for five weeks (1991)

69. “Ebony and Ivory” – Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for seven weeks (1982)

68. “Moves Like Jagger” – Maroon 5 feat. Christina Aguilera Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for four weeks (2011)

67. “Whoomp! (There It Is)” – Tag Team Hot 100 Peak: No. 2 (1993)

66. “Aquarius/Let the Sunshine In” – the 5th Dimension Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for six weeks (1969)

65. “I Love Rock ‘n Roll” – Joan Jett & the Blackhearts Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for seven weeks (1982)

64. “Because I Love You (The Postman Song)” – Stevie B Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for four weeks (1990)

63. “The Boy Is Mine” – Brandy & Monica Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for 13 weeks (1998)

62. “(Just Like) Starting Over” – John Lennon Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for five weeks (1980)

61. “Centerfold” – J. Geils Band Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for six weeks (1982)

60. “The Sign” – Ace of Base Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for six weeks (1994)

59. “Apologize” – Timbaland feat. OneRepublic Hot 100 Peak: No. 2 (2007)

58. “Gold Digger” – Kanye West feat. Jamie Foxx Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for 10 weeks (2005)

57. “I’m a Believer” – The Monkees Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for seven weeks (1966)

56. “Tik Tok” – Ke$ha Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for nine weeks (2010)

55. “Lady” – Kenny Rogers Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for six weeks (1980)

54. “Stayin’ Alive” – Bee Gees Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for four weeks (1978)

53. “Let Me Love You” – Mario Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for nine weeks (2005)

52. “Call Me” – Blondie Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for six weeks (1980)

51. “Boom Boom Pow” – The Black Eyed Peas Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for 12 weeks (2009)

50. “End of the Road” – Boyz II Men Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for 13 weeks (1992)

49. “I Will Always Love You” – Whitney Houston Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for 14 weeks (1992)

48. “No One” – Alicia Keys Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for five weeks (2007)

47. “Candle in the Wind 1997 / Something About the Way You Look Tonight” – Elton John Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for 14 weeks (1997)

46. “Call Me Maybe” – Carly Rae Jepsen Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for nine weeks (2012)

45. “Shadow Dancing” – Andy Gibb Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for seven weeks (1978)

44. “I Want to Hold Your Hand” – The Beatles Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for seven weeks (1964)

43. “It’s All in the Game” – Tommy Edwards Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for six weeks (1958)

42. “Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Ole Oak Tree” – Dawn feat. Tony Orlando Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for four weeks (1973)

41. “How You Remind Me” – Nickelback Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for four weeks (2001)

40. “Say, Say, Say” – Paul McCartney and Michael Jackson Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for six weeks (1983)

39 “Another One Bites the Dust” – Queen Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for three weeks (1980)

38. “Night Fever” – The Bee Gees Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for eight weeks (1978)

37. “Let’s Get It On” – Marvin Gaye Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for two weeks (1973)

36. “Silly Love Songs” – Wings Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for five weeks (1976)

35. “Truly, Madly, Deeply” – Savage Garden Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for two weeks (1998)

34. “One Sweet Day” – Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for 16 weeks (1995)

33. “The Battle of New Orleans” – Johnny Horton Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for six weeks (1959)

32. “Tossin’ and Turnin’” – Bobby Lewis Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for seven weeks (1961)

31. “Rolling in the Deep” – Adele Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for seven weeks (2011)

30. “Flashdance…What a Feeling,” – Irene Cara Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for six weeks (1983)

29. “Somebody That I Used to Know” – Gotye feat. Kimbra Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for eight weeks (2012)

28. “Every Breath You Take” – The Police Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for eight weeks (1983)

27. “Too Close” – Next Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for five weeks (1998)

26. “I Just Want to Be Your Everything” – Andy Gibb Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for four weeks (1977)

25. “Low” – Flo Rida feat. T-Pain Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for 10 weeks (2008)

24. “We Found Love” – Rihanna feat. Calvin Harris Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for 10 weeks (2011)

23. “Eye of the Tiger” – Survivor Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for six weeks (1982)

22. “How Deep Is Your Love” – Bee Gees Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for three weeks (1977)

21. “Le Freak” – Chic Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for six weeks (1978)

20. “The Theme from ‘A Summer Place’” – Percy Faith Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for nine weeks (1960)

19. “I’ll Make Love to You” – Boyz II Men feat. Mariah Carey Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for 14 weeks (1994)

18. “(Everything I Do) I Do It for You” – Bryan Adams Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for seven weeks (1991)

17. “You Were Meant for Me / Foolish Games” – Jewel Hot 100 Peak: No. 2 / No. 7 (1997)

16. “Tonight’s the Night (Gonna Be Alright)” – Rod Stewart Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for eight weeks (1976)

15. “Endless Love” – Diana Ross & Lionel Richie Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for nine weeks (1981)

14. “Bette Davis Eyes” – Kim Carnes Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for nine weeks (1981)

13. “Yeah!” – Usher feat. Lil Jon & Ludacris Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for 12 weeks (2004)

12. “Un-Break My Heart” – Toni Braxton Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for 11 weeks (1996)

11. “We Belong Together” – Mariah Carey Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for 14 weeks (2005)

10. “Hey Jude” – The Beatles Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for nine weeks (1968)

9. “You Light Up My Life” – Debby Boone Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for 10 weeks (1977)

8. “Physical” – Olivia Newton-John Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for 10 weeks (1981)

7. “Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)” – Los Del Rio Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for 14 weeks (1996)

6. “I Gotta Feeling” – The Black Eyed Peas Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for 14 weeks (2009)

5. “Party Rock Anthem” – LMFAO feat. Lauren Bennett & GoonRock Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for six weeks (2011)

4. “How Do I Live” – LeAnn Rimes Hot 100 Peak: No. 2 (1997)

3. “Mack the Knife” – Bobby Darin Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for nine weeks (1959)

2. “Smooth” – Santana feat. Rob Thomas Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for 12 weeks (1999)

1. “The Twist” – Chubby Checker Hot 100 Peak: No. 1 for three weeks (1960, 1962)

1 commento:

  1. ma secondo quali parametri sarebbe stata stilata questa lista? come è possibile che canzoni come "tik tok" o "call me maybe" si trovino allo stesso livello (se non a posti migliori) di canzoni decisamente più belle o famose? la trovo abbastanza ingiusta

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