http://www.youtube.com/p/8665F0014AEA3719 It’s back! For a limited time only… Dima Bilan – See What I SeeThis is Dima’s new single, although I’m not sure exactly which country that applies to. It is at least being played on the brilliant Bulgarian radio station Radio Express. It reminds me a lot of the German Eurovision entry of 2005… Continue reading DP:UK
Camera Obscura – Lloyd Im Ready To Be Heartbroken Released: 15th MayTrivia: This has the most fantastic video you could imagine – get yourself to YouTube right now if you haven’t seen it.Best bits: 1. Cos I can’t see further than my own nose at this moment2. Hey Lloyd, I’m ready to be heartbroken3. You… Continue reading The 17th Most Poptastic Single of 2006
Dima Bilan – Never Let You Go Released: 2nd October (in Sweden)Trivia: My 2nd fave Eurovision song this year – you’ll find out the other soon!Best bits: 1. Baby now it’s happened with us, we are dancing on broken glass, can’t stand! no more!2. Never never let you go, you are the one I’m searching… Continue reading The 18th Most Poptastic Single of 2006
The Pipettes – Your Kisses Are Wasted On Me Released: 27th MarchTrivia: This is not the first or the last you’ll see of The Pipettes on this list…Best bits: 1. Your kisses are wasted on me2. BOY!3. And yoooouuuuu might cryyyyyy for some tii-i-iime
Veronicas – Everything I’m Not Released: In New Zealand in 2006Trivia: I wanted to put Fefe Dobson’s As A Blond here but turns out it was never actually released. This one is amazing too, though.Best bits: 1. I was losing myself to somebody else2. Cos the girl that you want, she was tearin’ us apart3.… Continue reading The 20th Most Poptastic Single of 2006
If you’re already missing the recently deceased TOTP website, visit their ‘new spiritual home’, the Radio 1 Chart Blog. It’s like the old site, but in blog form, just like all the coolest pop sites.
The Pipettes – Judy Released: 25th SeptemberTrivia: The Pipettes are playing a special Christmas show in the rather ace-looking Roundhouse in London in a few weeks.Best bits: 1. Juuudyyy, what you gonna do-oo?2. I knew a girl and her name was Ju-udy3. What’s in your head?
Morningwood – Nth Degree Released: 11th AprilTrivia: The band recently released a cover of Knock On Wood by Amii Stewart, for some reason not retitled Knock On Morningwood.Best bits: 1. M-O-M-O-R-M-O-R-N-I-N-G-W-O-O-D!2. Rock’n’roll, disco, heavy metal aaangeeeellll3. Come on everybody, to the nth degree
Which of these singles are best? Darin – Perfect Girls Aloud – I Think We’re Alone Now Lily Allen – Littlest Things Nelly Furtado – All Good Things Gwen Stefani – Wind It Up Sharam – PATT (Party All The Time) Snow Patrol featuring Martha Wainwright – Set The Fire To The Third Bar Scissor… Continue reading I said it would be back!
Linda Sundblad – Oh Father Released: 27th SeptemberTrivia: My review of Linda’s fab album Oh My God! is coming soon.Best bits: 1. Oh father I’ve been having these thoughts and I’m sorry2. It was not my intention but he was from Heaven sent3. You got me all the way to Paradise and brighter day