Britney Spears – Toxic Released: 26th May Fun fact: As Test The Nation reminded us tonight, Britney’s wedding to the fabulously hillbilly Jason Alexander earlier this year lasted only 55 hours. Best bits: 1. I’m addicted to you, don’t you know that you’re toxic 2. Too high, can’t come down, It’s in the air and… Continue reading 6th Most Poptastic Single Of 2004!
Gwen Stefani – What You Waiting For? Released: 15th November Fun fact: I’m getting Love Angel Music Baby for Christmas – hooray! Best bits: 1. Take a chance you stupid ho! 2. Tick tock tick tock tick tock 3. Damn you’ve got some wicked styyyyle
Maroon 5 – Sunday Morning Released: 6th December Fun fact: A year and a half later, Jesse is still the rubbishest member of Maroon 5 and one look at his current facial hair nightmare proves me absolutely correct. Best bits: 1. Things just get so crazy, living life gets hard to do 2. Driving slow,… Continue reading 8th Most Poptastic Single Of 2004!
V – You Stood Up Released: 8th November Fun fact: This should have been Christmas no.1. Best bits: 1. And as for what was me, I remember letting go… 2. Give it all back, give it all back etc. 3. Babyyy stooole it from me
Maroon 5 – Harder To Breathe Released: 19th January Fun fact: Maroon 5 are scheduled to release their second album in 2005 – too! much! excitement! Best bits: 1. I have a tendency of getting very physical, so watch your step cos if I do you’ll need a miracle 2. When it gets cold outside… Continue reading 10th Most Poptastic Single Of 2004!
V – Hip To Hip Released: 9th August Fun fact: This was the first DVD single I ever bought and is true brilliance, especially the interview which revealed that Aaron is vivacious but doesn’t know what it means and Mark can do an impression of a plum tree. Best bits: 1. Rock me, shock me,… Continue reading 11th Most Poptastic Single Of 2004
Maroon 5 – She Will Be Loved Released: 23rd August Fun fact: The impossibly lovely Ryan has finally returned to the band after being absent due to a shoulder injury (he’s the drummer, in case you didn’t know) most of this year. Mr Dusick is no longer sick! Best bits: 1. It’s not always rainbows… Continue reading 12th Most Poptastic Single Of 2004!
Snow Patrol – Chocolate Released: 12th April Fun fact: There is a Snow Patrol song on the 2nd greatest movie of all time aka Camp, and there is also a Lightbody-penned track on the acest album of 2004, Strangest Things by Freeform Five! Best bits: 1. Just because I’m sorry doesn’t mean I didn’t enjoy… Continue reading 13th Most Poptastic Single Of 2004!
Snow Patrol – Spitting Games Released: 12th July Fun fact: I began 2004 thinking Snow Patrol were the most boring band on Earth, and it ends with them being one of my top discoveries of the year! Best bit: 1. My heart is bursting in your perfect eyes 2. I’m far too shy to speak… Continue reading 14th Most Poptastic Single Of 2004!
Surferosa – Lucky Lipstick Released: 12th April Fun fact: They supported Electric 6 on tour last year, but don’t let that put you off cos they’re actually absolutely fantastic. And Norwegian! Best bits: 1. I’m pretty ba-a-a-a-d! 2. You look so goood, so good, so good, come on! 3. Lookeeng at me, lookeeng at you,… Continue reading 15th Most Poptastic Single Of 2004!