Here are all of 20yearsago's jams.

Oh Carolina

Oh Carolina

by Shaggy

I think this is the radio version rather than the "original raas bumba claat version". SHAGGY!

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Jammed: 13th Feb 2013

2 plays

2 likes

1 comments

Ordinary World

Ordinary World

by Duran Duran

In a lean week for new entries, here's one of last week's releases which climbs into the Top 10 this week.

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Jammed: 6th Feb 2013

6 plays

3 likes

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No Limit

No Limit

by 2 Unlimited

One of those rare 20-years-ago songs which I (aged 11) actually purchased. Sigh.

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Jammed: 30th Jan 2013

8 plays

2 likes

1 comments

Sweet Harmony

Sweet Harmony

by The Beloved

Their only UK top ten. The video passed me by at the time, but it does feature a naked Tess Daly...

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Jammed: 23rd Jan 2013

12 plays

6 likes

1 comments

Easy

Easy

by Faith No More

Their biggest UK hit. There must be a surprisingly high number of people who think this is their standard fare

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Jammed: 16th Jan 2013

4 plays

2 likes

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Mr. Wendal

Mr. Wendal

by Arrested Development

Welcome to 1993! Kicking off the year with Arrested Development's last big UK hit, in at #8 this week.

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Jammed: 9th Jan 2013

3 plays

3 likes

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Would I Lie to You

Would I Lie to You

by Charles & Eddie

No exceptional new entries in the 1992 Christmas chart, so let's end the year with a song that was #3 at Xmas.

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Jammed: 26th Dec 2012

4 plays

1 likes

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Phorever People

Phorever People

by The Shamen

If you think I've been jamming too much Shamen in 1992... look away now. This was their final top ten hit.

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Jammed: 19th Dec 2012

2 plays

1 likes

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Could It Be Magic

Could It Be Magic

by Take That

Nirvana's "In Bloom" charted this week, but the rules state I must pick my favourite song *at that time*. Sigh

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Jammed: 12th Dec 2012

4 plays

2 likes

1 comments

Supersonic

Supersonic

by HWA featuring Sonic the Hedgehog

We've had Tetris and Mario already; Sonic's late to the '92 party. It stands for Hedgehogs With Attitude, btw.

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Jammed: 5th Dec 2012

2 plays

3 likes

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Your Town

Your Town

by Deacon Blue

Oft-forgotten band with an amazingly deep discography. Unbelievably, this was their last top twenty hit...

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Jammed: 27th Nov 2012

10 plays

1 likes

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Out Of Space

Out Of Space

by The Prodigy

I was only 11 at the time, but was already a massive Prodigy fan. My third Prodigy jam of 1992.

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Jammed: 21st Nov 2012

3 plays

3 likes

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Never Let Her Slip Away

Never Let Her Slip Away

by Undercover

Their second top ten of 1992, "Baker Street" was unlucky to miss out on being jammed in the summer.

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Jammed: 14th Nov 2012

2 plays

1 likes

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Boss Drum

Boss Drum

by The Shamen

My third Shamen jam of 1992.

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Jammed: 7th Nov 2012

2 plays

2 likes

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Supermarioland

Supermarioland

by Ambassadors Of Funk

Hot on the heels of Dr Spin's "Tetris", an even better '92 Nintendo jam. The whole album is equally brilliant.

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Jammed: 31st Oct 2012

4 plays

2 likes

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People Everyday

People Everyday

by Arrested Development

Bon Jovi's "Keep The Faith" also charted this week, though at the time I was obsessed with this jam instead.

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Jammed: 24th Oct 2012

8 plays

2 likes

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Sleeping Satellite

Sleeping Satellite

by Tasmin Archer

No 17-Oct-1992 new entries which interest me, so instead here's a song which climbed to number one this week.

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Jammed: 17th Oct 2012

6 plays

5 likes

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Jump Around

Jump Around

by House of Pain

Unbelievably only reached #32. Randomly re-entered the charts in July 2012; I think it was used in an advert.

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Jammed: 10th Oct 2012

4 plays

3 likes

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Tetris

Tetris

by Dr Spin

In one of those dodgy bits of Wikipedia trivia, apparently the man behind Dr Spin was Andrew Lloyd Webber...

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Jammed: 3rd Oct 2012

7 plays

3 likes

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Connected

Connected

by Stereo MC's

Before it was ruined by Carphone Warehouse. 1st single from album which was named Best Album at the '94 Brits.

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Jammed: 26th Sep 2012

8 plays

2 likes

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Iron Lion Zion

Iron Lion Zion

by Bob Marley

His 2nd posthumous Top 10 (after Buffalo Soldier, 1982). His last unless you count that Funkstar Deluxe remix.

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Jammed: 19th Sep 2012

3 plays

4 likes

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Jam

Jam

by Michael Jackson

Released 20 years ago this week, this is my most literal Jam ever.

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Jammed: 12th Sep 2012

3 plays

3 likes

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It's My Life

It's My Life

by Dr. Alban

Autumn chart smash which stayed in the Top 10 until Halloween. Narrowly edged out Ebeneezer Goode as my pick.

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Jammed: 5th Sep 2012

3 plays

3 likes

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My Destiny

My Destiny

by Lionel Richie

No new entries took my fancy, so here's an entry from last week which kept climbing the charts until October.

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Jammed: 29th Aug 2012

4 plays

1 likes

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Walking On Broken Glass

Walking On Broken Glass

by Annie Lennox

Sadly the original video (featuring Hugh Laurie in his full Blackadder III regalia) isn't embeddable...

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Jammed: 22nd Aug 2012

3 plays

4 likes

1 comments

The Best Things In Life Are Free

The Best Things In Life Are Free

by Luther Vandross & Janet Jackson

In the key of F#m, with a moderate tempo of 120pm. Thanks, Wikipedia!

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Jammed: 15th Aug 2012

5 plays

2 likes

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Barcelona

Barcelona

by Freddie Mercury & Montserrat Caballé

Originally reached #8 in 1987, re-released 20 years ago today for the 1992 Olympics. I bought it on cassette.

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Jammed: 8th Aug 2012

6 plays

3 likes

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Just Another Day

Jammed: 1st Aug 2012

2 plays

3 likes

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Lithium

Lithium

by Nirvana

A classic, though I only picked it because YouTube failed to deliver a usable Achy Breaky Heart video.

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Jammed: 25th Jul 2012

10 plays

7 likes

1 comments

L.S.I.

L.S.I.

by The Shamen

A big year for The Shamen - FIVE top tens, and winner of Best New Act at the Smash Hits Poll Winners Party.

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Jammed: 18th Jul 2012

9 plays

1 likes

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Ain't No Doubt

Jammed: 11th Jul 2012

3 plays

1 likes

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Rhythm Is a Dancer

Rhythm Is a Dancer

by Snap!

Entered the charts 20 years ago today, although it wasn't until mid-August that it began its 6-week run at #1.

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Jammed: 4th Jul 2012

1 plays

1 likes

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Take A Chance On Me

Take A Chance On Me

by Erasure

Perfectly normal shenanigans in the video.

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Jammed: 13th Jun 2012

2 plays

2 likes

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Take A Chance On Me

Take A Chance On Me

by Erasure

Perfectly normal shenanigans in the video.

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Jammed: 13th Jun 2012

3 plays

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Something Good

Something Good

by Utah Saints

The 1992 original with Kate Bush, not the dodgy 2008 remix with vocals from somebody from Pop Idol.

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Jammed: 6th Jun 2012

3 plays

2 likes

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Kriss Kross

Kriss Kross

by Jump

Bonus points if you can remember either of their other UK top 40 singles.

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Jammed: 30th May 2012

3 plays

1 likes

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Jump

Jump

by Kris Kross

Bonus points if you can remember either of their other UK Top 40 singles.

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Jammed: 30th May 2012

3 plays

2 likes

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Friday I'm In Love

Jammed: 23rd May 2012

1 plays

1 likes

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I Don't Care

I Don't Care

by Shakespears Sister

I was hooked on this - at the time, I made a mixtape which bragged on the cover that it featured this song...

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Jammed: 16th May 2012

4 plays

1 likes

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Always The Last To Know

Jammed: 9th May 2012

No plays

1 likes

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Workaholic

Workaholic

by 2 Unlimited

Most of my 1992 jams thus far have aged pretty well. This one, it's fair to say, is certainly of its era.

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Jammed: 2nd May 2012

2 plays

1 likes

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The Days of Pearly Spencer

The Days of Pearly Spencer

by Marc Almond

Edges out KWS - "Please Don't Go" this week, as this video has aged a lot better. Seriously, search for it.

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Jammed: 25th Apr 2012

5 plays

1 likes

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Even Flow

Even Flow

by Pearl Jam

It was 20 years ago today that Mr Vedder taught the band to play.

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Jammed: 18th Apr 2012

2 plays

2 likes

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Popscene

Popscene

by Blur

It wasn't included on an album, but it's still one of their finest singles.

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Jammed: 11th Apr 2012

1 plays

1 likes

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You're All That Matters To Me

You're All That Matters To Me

by Curtis Stigers

A real dearth of new entries this week. It was literally this or Mr Bean.

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Jammed: 4th Apr 2012

1 plays

1 likes

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Slash 'N' Burn

Slash 'N' Burn

by Manic Street Preachers

Single #4 of 6 from Generation Terrorists. Not a lot of new entries this week, it was this or Def Leppard...

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Jammed: 28th Mar 2012

No plays

1 likes

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Deeply Dippy

Deeply Dippy

by Right Said Fred

New at #16 this week. It eventually climbed to #1, ending Shakespears Sister's eight-week reign at the top.

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Jammed: 21st Mar 2012

6 plays

2 likes

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Under The Bridge

Under The Bridge

by Red Hot Chili Peppers

The jam that inspired the @20yearsago account. How is this song twenty years old? Madness.

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Jammed: 20th Mar 2012

No plays

1 likes

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