Q101 Top 101 Songs of 1998

Q101 Top 101 Songs of 1998

1. Beastie Boys – Intergalactic
2. Eve 6 – Inside Out
3. Creed – My Own Prison
4. Everclear – I Will Buy You a New Life
5. Marcy Playground – Sex and Candy
6. The Smashing Pumpkins – Ava Adore
7. Green Day – Good Riddance (Time of Your Life)
8. Harvey Danger – Flagpole Sitta
9. Dovetail Joint – Level on the Inside
10. Fastball – The Way
11. Fuel – Shimmer
12. Semisonic – Closing Time
13. The Smashing Pumpkins – Perfect
14. Pearl Jam – Wishlist
15. Creed – What’s This Life For
16. Everclear – Father of Mine
17. Days of the New – Touch, Peel, and Stand
18. The Barenaked Ladies – One Week
19. Eagle Eye Cherry – Save Tonight
20. Natalie Imbruglia – Torn
21. The Verve – Bittersweet Sympthony
22. Goo Goo Dolls – Iris
23. Lenny Kravitz – Fly Away
24. Garbage – Push It
25. Pearl Jam – Given to Fly
26. The Barenaked Ladies – Brian Wilson
27. Local H – All the Kids are Right
28. The Offspring – Pretty Fly (For a White Guy)
29. Our Lady Peace – Clumsy
30. Third Eye Blind – Jumper
31. Foo Fighters – My Hero
32. Everlast – What It’s Like
33. Fatboy Slim – The Rockafeller Skank
34. Third Eye Blind – How’s It Gonna Be?
35. Hole – Celebrity Skin
36. Everclear – Everything to Everyone
37. Garbage – I Think I’m Paranoid
38. Cake – Never There
39. Matchbox 20 – Real World
40. Crystal Method – Busy Child
41. Goo Goo Dolls – Slide
42. Cherry Poppin’ Daddies – Zoot Suit Riot
43. Soul Coughing – Circles
44. Pearl Jam – In Hiding
45. blink-182 – Dammit
46. Dave Matthews Band – Don’t Drink the Water
47. Marilyn Manson – The Dope Show
48. Days of the New – Shelf in the Room
49. Radiohead – Karma Police
50. Smash Mouth – Can’t Get Enough of You Baby
51. Rob Zombie – Dragula
52. Foo Fighters – Everlong
53. Loreena McKennitt – The Mummer’s Dance
54. The Urge – Jump Right In
55. Smoking Popes – I Know You Love Me
56. Ben Folds Five – Brick
57. Days of the New – The Down Town
58. Dave Matthews Band – Stay
59. 311 – Beautiful Disaster
60. Liz Phair – Polyester Bride
61. The Flys – Got You Where I Want You
62. Wallflowers – Heroes
63. Beastie Boys – Body Movin’
64. Shawn Mullins – Lullaby
65. Placebo – Pure Morning
66. Third Eye Blind – Losing a Whole Year
67. The Getaway People – She Gave Me Love
68. Foo Fighters – Walking After You
69. Chumbawumba – Tubthumping
70. The Verve – Lucky Man
71. Bush – Mouth
72. Grant Lee Buffalo – Truly, Truly
73. Matchbox 20 – Long Day
74. Sprung Monkey – Get ‘Em Outta Here
75. Sublime – Doin’ Time
76. Foo Fighters – Baker Street
77. Finley Quaye – Sunday Shining
78. Creed – Torn
79. Alanis Morissette – Thank U
80. Ben Folds Five – Song for the Dumped
81. The Smashing Pumpkins – Pug
82. Semisonic – Singing in My Sleep
83. Smash Mouth – Walkin on the Sun
84. Oasis – All Around the World
85. Eve 6 – Leech
86. U2 – The Sweetest Thing (remix)
87. Dave Matthews Band – Crush
88. Athanaeum – What I Didn’t Know
89. Tori Amos – Spark
90. Korn – Got the Life
91. Fastball – Fire Escape
92. VAST – Touched
93. Marcy Playground – Saint Joe on the School Bus
94. Orgy – Blue Monday
95. Chris Cornell – Sunshower
96. Beck – Tropicalia
97. The Specials – It’s You
98. Fuel – Bittersweet
99. Spacehog – Mungo City
100. Dishwalla – Once in a While
101. Stabbing Westward – Save Yourself

TOP SONGS
1 Next Too Close
2 Brandy and Monica The Boy Is Mine
3 Shania Twain You’re Still The One
4 Savage Garden Truly Madly Deeply
5 LeAnn Rimes How Do I Live
6 Janet Together Again
7 K-Ci and JoJo All My Life
8 Elton John Candle In The Wind 1997
9 Usher Nice & Slow
10 Paula Cole I Don’t Want To Wait
11 Third Eye Blind How’s It Going To Be
12 Destiny’s Child No, No, No
13 Celine Dion My Heart Will Go On
14 Will Smith Gettin’ Jiggy Wit It
15 Usher You Make Me Wanna…
16 Usher My Way
17 Mariah Carey My All
18 Monica The First Night
19 Puff Daddy and The Family Been Around The World
20 Sarah McLachlan Adia

TOP ALBUMS
1. Titanic – Soundtrack
2. Let’s Talk About Love – Celine Dion
3. Sevens – Garth Brooks
4. Backstreet Boys – Backstreet Boys
5. Come On Over – Shania Twain
6. Yourself Or Someone Like You – Matchbox 20
7. City Of Angels – Soundtrack
8. Big Willie Style – Will Smith
9. Savage Garden – Savage Garden
10. Spiceworld – Spice Girls

GRAMMY WINNERS
Album of the Year: Time Out of Mind, Bob Dylan
Best New Artist: Paula Cole
Best Pop Album: Hourglass, James Taylor
Best Pop Duo or Group: Virtual Insanity, Jamiroquai
Best Pop Female Vocal: Building a Mystery, Sarah McLachlan
Best Pop Male Vocal: Candle in the Wind 1997, Elton John
Best Rock Duo or Group: One Headlight, the Wallflowers
Best Rock Album: Blue Moon Swamp, John Fogerty
Best Rock Female Vocal: Criminal, Fiona Apple
Best Rock Male Vocal: Cold Irons Bound, Bob Dylan
Best Rock Song: One Headlight
Record of the Year: Sunny Came Home, Shawn Colvin
Song of the Year: Sunny Came Home

MUSIC VIDEO OF THE YEAR – Madonna – Ray Of Light

MOVIES
1 Saving Private Ryan DW $216,540,909
2 Armageddon BV $201,578,182
3 There’s Something About Mary Fox
4 A Bug’s Life BV $162,798,565
5 The Waterboy BV $161,491,646
6 Doctor Dolittle Fox $144,156,605
7 Rush Hour NL $141,186,864
8 Deep Impact Par. $140,464,664
9 Godzilla Sony $136,314,294
10 Patch Adams Uni. $135,026,902

OTHER MOVIES
Lethal Weapon 4, The Truman Show, Mulan, You’ve Got Mail, Enemy of the State, The Prince of Egypt, The Rugrats Movie,
Shakespeare in Love, The Mask of Zorro, Stepmom, Antz, The Wedding Singer, Hope Floats, U.S. Marshals

ACADEMY AWARDS (Winners in bold)
Picture:
SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE, “Elizabeth”, “Life is Beautiful” (Best Foreign Language Film winner), “Saving Private Ryan”, “The Thin Red Line”
Actor:
ROBERTO BENIGNI in “Life is Beautiful”, Tom Hanks in “Saving Private Ryan”, Ian McKellen in “Gods and Monsters”, Nick Nolte in “Affliction”, Edward Norton in “American History X”
Actress:
GWYNETH PALTROW in “Shakespeare in Love”, Cate Blanchett in “Elizabeth”, Fernanda Montenegro in “Central Station”, Meryl Streep in “One True Thing”, Emily Watson in “Hilary and Jackie”
Supporting Actor:
JAMES COBURN in “Affliction”, Robert Duvall in “A Civil Action”, Ed Harris in “The Truman Show”, Geoffrey Rush in “Shakespeare in Love”, Billy Bob Thornton in “A Simple Plan”
Supporting Actress:
JUDI DENCH in “Shakespeare in Love”, Kathy Bates in “Primary Colors”, Brenda Blethyn in “Little Voice”, Rachel Griffiths in “Hilary and Jackie”, Lynn Redgrave in “Gods and Monsters”
Director:
STEVEN SPIELBERG for “Saving Private Ryan”, Roberto Benigni for “Life is Beautiful”, John Madden for “Shakespeare in Love”, Terrence Malick for “The Thin Red Line”, Peter Weir for “The Truman Show”

TOP TV SHOWS
Seinfeld, E.R., Veronica’s Closet, Friends, NFL Monday Night Football, Touched by an Angel, 60 Minutes, Union Square, CBS Sunday Movie,
Frasier, Home Improvement, Just Shoot Me, Dateline, NFL Monday Showcase, The Drew Carey Show, Fox NFL Sunday Post-Game Show, 20/20,
NYPD Blue, Primetime Live, The X-Files

EMMY AWARDS
Outstanding Drama Series The Practice (ABC)
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series Dennis Franz, N.Y.P.D. Blue
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series Edie Falco, The Sopranos
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series Michael Badalucco, The Practice
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series Holland Taylor, The Practice
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series Edward Herrmann, The Practice
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series Debra Monk, N.Y.P.D. Blue
Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series Paris Barclay, N.Y.P.D. Blue: “Hearts and Souls”
Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series James Manos, Jr. and David Chase, The Sopranos: “College”
Outstanding Comedy Series Ally McBeal (Fox)
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series John Lithgow, 3rd Rock from the Sun
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series Helen Hunt, Mad About You
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series David Hyde Pierce, Frasier
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series Kristen Johnston, 3rd Rock from the Sun
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series Mel Brooks, Mad About You
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series Tracey Ullman, Ally McBeal
Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series Thomas Schlamme, Sports Night: Pilot
Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series Jay Kogen, Frasier: “Merry Christmas, Mrs. Moskowitz”
Outstanding Variety, Music, or Comedy Series Late Show with David Letterman (CBS)
Outstanding Variety, Music, or Comedy Special The 1998 Tony Awards (CBS)
Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program John Leguizamo, John Leguizamo’s Freak
Outstanding Directing in a Variety or Music Program Paul Miller, The 1998 Tony Awards
Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program Tom Agna, Vernon Chatman, Louis CK, Lance Crouther, Gregory Greenberg, Ali Leroi, Steve O’Donnell, Chris Rock, Frank Sebastiano, Chuck Sklar, Jeff Stilson, Wanda Sykes-Hall, and Mike Upchurch, The Chris Rock Show
Outstanding Miniseries Horatio Hornblower (A&E)
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie Stanley Tucci, Winchell
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie Helen Mirren, The Passion of Ayn Rand
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Movie Peter O’Toole, Joan of Arc
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or Movie Anne Bancroft, Deep in My Heart
Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries or a Movie Allan Arkush, The Temptations
Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries or a Movie Ann Peacock, A Lesson Before Dying
Outstanding Made-for-Television Movie A Lesson Before Dying (HBO)
Outstanding Nonfiction Series (possibility of one or more than one award) The American Experience (PBS)
American Masters (PBS)
Outstanding Nonfiction Special Thug Life in D.C. (HBO)
Outstanding Children’s Program The Truth about Drinking: The Teen Files (Syndicated)
Outstanding Animated Program (one hour or less) King of the Hill : “And They Call It Bobby Love” (Fox)

SPORTS
Football
Superbowl XXXII : Denver 31 – GREEN BAY 24

Pro MVP: Barry Sanders, Detroit, RB & Brett Favre, Green Bay, QB

College Football: Michigan

Heisman Trophy: Charles Woodson, Michigan, DB-WR

Rose Bowl: Michigan 21, Washington St. 16
Orange Bowl: Nebraska 42, Tennessee 17
Cotton Bowl: UCLA 29, Texas A&M 23
Sugar Bowl: Florida St. 31, Ohio St. 14

Basketball
NBA Championship
Winner: CHICAGO 4-2 (WWLLWW) – Coach: Phil Jackson
Opposing Team: Utah – Coach: Jerry Sloan

NBA MVP: Karl Malone, Utah, F Ave Score: 27.4

NCAA National Champions: Arizona 25-9 – Coach: Lute Olson

Baseball
World Series
Winner: FLORIDA MARLINS 4-3 (WLWLWLW) – Coach: Jim Leyland
Opposing Team: Cleveland – Coach: Mike Hargrove

National League
MVP: Larry Walker, Col – OF
Rookie of the Year: Scott Rolen, Phi – OF

American League
MVP: Ken Griffey Jr., Sea – OF
Rookie of the Year: Nomar Garciaparra, Bos – SS

EVENTS
Linda Tripp Reveals Secret Tapes Of Her And Monica Lewinsky’s “Girl Talk”

Clinton Denies Sexual Relations With 21 Year Old Intern Monica Lewinsky

US Attorneys Allege Microsoft Tried To Control Internet

Chrysler And Daimler Benz Merge

Dow Tops 9,000

Gunman Gains Entry To Capita Killing To Officers

Lewinsky Admits Sexual Relations With Clinton But Denies He Told Her To Lie

FBI Test Lewinsky’s Stained Dress For Clintons DNA

After Grand Jury estomony Clinton Admits He “Mislead” US For 6 Months

Exxon and Mobil Merge

House Impeaches President For Perjury And Obstruction Of Justice

Northern Ireland Peace Agreement Is Reached

Senate approves Czech Republic, Poland and Hungary for NATO

Unemployment is lowest since 1970

India and Pakistan test nuclear weapons

Boys 11 and 12 shoot 4 schoolmates in Jonesboro Ark.

Russian debt default sets off world stock market plunge

Mark McGwire hits record 70 home runs, Sammy Sosa is second with 66

Study proves PMS is biological rather than Psychological

Viagra sells for a record $10.00 per tablet

First live on line internet birth

Fads include: Rugrats, Teletubbies, anything Titanic related, ginkgo, swing and ballroom dancing.

Ad for Viagra: “Naturally, the response has been positive”

Furby is the holiday gift hit.

Voyager I, launched in 1977 is still transmitting from 6.5 billion miles from earth.

Titanic becomes the highest grossing film in history at $850 million.

Seinfeld is the fourth highest rated final show in TV history.

Interest in latest home run ball mounts as Mark McGwire gets closer to the record, the ball is expected to bring $1 million at auction.

The Hubble telescope reveals that the universe is expanding at an accelerating rate.

Millennium Countdown LCD clock for the Y2K countdown is $20

The U.S.A.
President: Bill Clinton
Vice President: Al Gore

Population: 270,298,524

Dow-Jones
High: 9,374
Low: 7,539

Federal spending: $1675.88 billion
Federal debt: $5750.4 billion
Consumer Price Index: 163
Unemployment: 4.9%
Inflation: 1.6%

Prices
Cost of a new home: $181,900.00
Cost of a new car: $
Cost of a first-class stamp: $0.32
Median Household Income: $38,568.00
Cost of a gallon of regular gas: $1.06
Cost of a dozen eggs: $1.09
Cost of a gallon of Milk: $3.16

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