Here they are, the absolutely greatest top hits from the history of popular music in the USA.
The very best music.
The Year Is 1997


Aaliyah - The One I Gave My Heart To - 11-97 - Be!/Atlantic 98002
Allure featuring 112 - All Cried Out - 10-97 - Crave 78678
Aqua  - Barbie Girl - 06-97 - MCA 55392
Az Yet Featuring Peter Cetera - Hard To Say I'm Sorry - 05-97 - LaFace 24223
Babyface - Every Time I Close My Eyes - 03-97 - Epic 78485
The Backstreet Boys - Quit Playing Games (With My Heart) - 08-97 - Jive 42453
Erykah Badu - On & On - 02-97 - Kedar/Universal 56002
Blackstreet - Don't Leave Me - 04-97 - album cut (from Another Level on Interscope 90071)
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony - Look Into My Eyes - 07-97 - Ruthless 6343
Boyz II Men - 4 Seasons Of Loneliness - 10-97 - Motown 0684
Toni Braxton - I Don't Want To/I Love Me Some Him - 05-97 - La Face 24229
B-Rock & The Bizz - My Baby Daddy - 05-97 - Tony Mercedes 24221
Meredith Brooks - Bitch - 06-97 - Capitol 58634
Foxy Brown Featuring Jay-Z - I'll Be - 04-97 - Violator 574028
The Cardigans - Lovefool - 01-97 - album cut (from First Band On The Moon, Stockholm/Mercury 533117)
Mariah Carey - Honey - 09-97 - Columbia 78648
Mariah Carey - Butterfly - 11-97 - album cut (from Butterfly, Columbia 67835)
Bob Carlisle - Butterfly Kisses - 06-97 - album cut (from Butterfly Kisses, Diadem/Jive 41613)
Changing Faces - G.H.E.T.T.O.U.T. - 05-97 - Big Beat 98026
Chumbawamba - Tubthumping - 10-97 - Republic 56146
Paula Cole - Where Have All The Cowboys Gone? - 04-97 - Warner 17373
Paula Cole - I Don't Want To Wait - 11-97 - Warner 17318
Shawn Colvin - Sunny Came Home - 07-97 - Columbia 78528
Coolio Featuring 40 Thevz - C U When U Get There - 07-97 - Tommy Boy 7785
Counting Crows - A Long December - 01-97 - album cut (from Recovering The Satellites, DGC 490415)
Sheryl Crow - Every Day Is A Winding Road - 04-97 - A&M 2032
Sheryl Crow - A Change Would Do You Good - 07-97 - album cut (from Sheryl Crow, A&M 0587)
Da Brat Featuring T-Boz - Ghetto Love - 03-97 - So So Def 78527
Celine Dion - All By Myself - 04-97 - 550 Music/Epic 78529
Dru Hill - In My Bed - 02-97 - Island 854854
Dru Hill - Never Make A Promise - 08-97 - Island 572082
Dru Hill - We're Not Making Love No More - 12-97 - LaFace 24295
Missy 'Misdemeanor' Elliott Featuring Da Brat - Sock It 2 Me - 11-97 - EastWest 64144
En Vogue - Whatever - 07-97 - EastWest 64174
Freak Nasty - Da' Dip - 02-97 - Power 0112
Gina G - Ooh Aah...Just A Little Bit - 01-97 - Eternal/Warner 17455
Hanson - MMMBop - 05-97 - Mercury 574261
Hanson - I Will Come To You - 12-97 - Mercury 568132
Heavy D - Big Daddy - 03-97 - Uptown/Univ. 56039
Whitney Houston - Step By Step - 03-97 - Arista 13312
Natalie Imbruglia - Torn - 11-97 (airplay)
Janet Jackson - Together Again - 12-97 - Virgin 38623
Jewel - Foolish Games - 09-97 - Atlantic 87021
Elton John - Candle In The Wind 1997/Something About The Way You Look Tonight - 10-97 - Rocket 568108
R. Kelly - Gotham City - 07-97 - Jive 42473
Lil' Kim Featuring Da Brat, Left Eye, Missy 'Misdemeanor' Elliott and Angie Martinez -Not Tonight - 07-97- Undeas 98019
Lil' Kim Featuring Puff Daddy - No Time - 01-97 - Undeas/Big Beat 98044
Lisa Loeb - I Do -12-97 - Geffen 19416
LSG - My Body - 11-97 - EastWest 64132
Madonna - Don't Cry For Me Argentina - 02-97 - Warner 43809
Magoo and Timberland - Up Jumps Da Boogie - 08-97 - Blackground 98018
Mase - Feel So Good - 11-97 - Bad Boy 79122
matchbox 20 - Push - 07-97 - album cut (from Yorself Or Someone Like You, Lava 92721)
matchbox 20 - 3 AM - 11-97 - album cut (from Yorself Or Someone Like You, Lava 92721)
The Dave Matthews Band- Crash Into Me - album cut (from Crash, RCA 66905)
Tim McGraw with Faith Hill - It's Your Love - 05-97 - Curb 73019
Brian McKnight Featuring Mase - You Should Be Mine (Don't Waste Your Time) - 09-97 - Mercury 574760
Sarah McLachlan - Building A Mystery - 09-97 - Arista 13395
Monica - For You I Will - 03-97 - Warner Sunset 87003
Mark Morrison - Return Of The Mack - 03-97 - Atlantic 84868
Next - Butta Love - 10-97 - Arista 13407
98° - Invisible Man - 08-97 - Motown 860650
The Notorious B.I.G. Hypnotize - 04-97 - Bad Boy 79092
The Notorious B.I.G. Featuring Puff Daddy & Mase - Mo Money Mo Problems - 08-97 - Bad Boy - 79100
OMC - How Bizarre - 06-97 - album cut (from How Bizarre, Mercury 533435)
112 - Cupid - 03-97 - Bad Boy 79087
Puff Daddy Featuring Mase - Can't Nobody Hold Me Down - 01-97 - Bad Boy 79083
Puff Daddy & The Family Featuring The Notorious B.I.G., Lil' Kim, The Lox, Dave Grohl, Perfect, FuzzBubble & Rob Zombie - It's All About The Benjamins - 12-97 - Bad Boy 79130
Puff Daddy & Faith Evans (Featuring 112) - I'll Be Missing You - 06-97 - Bad Boy 79097
LeAnn Rimes - How Do I Live - 07-97 - Curb 73022
Robyn - Do You Know (What It Takes) - 06-97 - RCA 64865
Robyn - Show Me Love - 11-97 - RCA 64970
Rome - I Belong To You (Every Time I See Your Face) - 04-97 - RCA 64759
Savage Garden - I Want You - 03-97 - Columbia 78503
Savage Garden - Truly Madly Deeply - 12-97 - Columbia 78723
Scarface Featuring 2 Pac & Johnny P - Smile - 07-97 - Rap-A-Lot 38581
702 - Get It Together - 02-97 - Biv 10/ Motown 0612
Duncan Sheik - Barely Breathing - 02-97 - Atlantic 87027
Sister Hazel - All For You - 07-97 - Universal 56135
Smash Mouth - Walkin' On The Sun - 10-97 - album cut (from Fush Yu Mang, Interscope 90142)
Will Smith - Men In Black  - 07-97 - album cut (from the Men In Black soundtrack, Columbia 68169)
Somethin' For The People featuring Trina & Tamara - My Love Is The Shhh! - 09-97 - Warner 17327
The Spice Girls - Wannabe - 01-97 - Virgin38579
The Spice Girls - Say You'll Be There - 05-97 - Virgin38592
The Spice Girls - 2 Become 1 - 08-97 - Virgin 38604
The Spice Girls - Spice Up Your Life - 11-97 - Virgin 38620
Bruce Springsteen - Secret Garden - 04-97 - Columbia 77847
Sugar Ray Featuring Super Cat - Fly - 06-97 - album cut (from Floored, Lava 83006)
SWV (Featuring Puff Daddy) - Someone - 08-97 - RCA 64926
Third Eye Blind - Semi-Charmed Life - 07-97 - Elektra 64173
Third Eye Blind - How's It Going To Be - 12-97 - Elektra 64130
Tonic - If You Could Only See - 07-97 - album cut (from Lemon Parade, Polydor 531042)
Total - What About Us - 09-97 - LaFace 24272
Uncle Sam - I Don't Ever Want To See You Again - 12-97 - Stonecreek 78689
Usher - You Make Me Wanna... - 08-97 - LaFace 24265
U2 - Discothèque - 02-97 - Island 854774
The Verve Pipe - The Freshmen - 04-97 - RCA 64734
The Wallflowers - One Headlight - 02-97 - album cut (from Bringing Down The Horse, Interscope 90055)
Warren G - I Shot The Sheriff - 03-97 - Def Jam 573564
Trisha Yearwood - How Do I Live - 07-97 - MCA 72015





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