BIG BLASTS FROM THE PAST – 5 Electrifying Singles Turning 20 In 2021

Party time, folks…

1. ‘Get Ur Freak On’ by MISSY ELLIOTT

Released: 13 March 2001
Album: Miss E… So Addictive
TUTV: Shake your booty! Sweaty Missy stuff!

Make your move here..

2. ‘Hard To Explain’ by THE STROKES

Released: 25 June 2001
Album: Is This It?
TUTV: Steamy New York rich boys ripper.
Best track of their debut LP.

Roll it, guys…

3. ‘Hotel Yorba’ by THE WHITE STRIPES

Released: November 2001
Album: White Blood Cells
TUTV: I love you Meg, I always love you.

I repeat, I love you, Meg…

4. ‘Good Souls’ by STARSAILOR

Released: 23 April 2001
Album: Love Is Here – debut LP
TUTV: One word: epic!

5. ‘Can’t Get You Out Of My Head’ by KYLIE MINOGUE

Released: 8 September 2001
Album: Fever – 8th LP
TUTV: If you think you’re too cool to like this, then
you’re not cool at all … and you need other meds.

BIG BLASTS FROM THE PAST – 5 Smashing Singles Turning 15 In 2021

1. COUNTRY GIRL by PRIMAL SCREAM (Scotland)

TUTV: A full-steam ahead killer rocker.
Album: Riot City Blues

Go nuts here…

2. CHEATED HEARTS by YEAH YEAH YEAHS (New York)

TUTV: Tremendous stroke from an underrated longplayer.
Album: Show Your Bones

Press play…

3. YOUNG FOLKS by PETER BJORN and JOHN (Sweden)

TUTV: Sickly sticky tune. This is what great pop is all about.
Album: Writer’s Block

Hum, sing, or whistle along…

4. WASTED LITTLE DJs by THE VIEW (Scotland)

TUTV: Amplified indie pop glory.
Album: Hats Off To The Buskers

Let’s roll…

5. THE YEAH YEAH YEAH SONG by THE FLAMING LIPS (Oklahoma, US)

TUTV: The Lips’ frontman Wayne County liked
the Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ band name so much that he wrote a song about it.
Album: At War With The Mystics

Yeah yeah yeah…