In the early 2000s, the former frontman for North Carolina alt-country also-rans Whiskeytown blossomed into a shockingly prolific, amazingly consistent song machine. On Gold, released two weeks after 9/11, he set evocations of hard loving and heavy drinking on the Lower East Side to eclectic, heartfelt roots rock. The literary indie-folk poet only got two discs into his threatened project of recording an album about every state in the union – but his ode to the Land of Lincoln is an American classic nonetheless
The UK Singles Chart is compiled by the Official Charts Company (OCC) on behalf of the British record industry. In the 2000s the chart week ran from Sunday to Saturday, and the top 40 singles were revealed each Sunday on BBC Radio 1. Before the advent of music downloads, it was based entirely on sales of physical singles from retail outlets, but since 2005 permanent downloads have been included in the chart compilation.
Her Christmas album is actually pretty decent and this is a pleasant cover of a Christmas classic. 7. Toni Braxton, "Snowflakes of Love". Why this needs to be on your Christmas playlist: Toni’s velvety voice makes this the perfect song to snuggle up to with your . around the fire, or to kiss to under the mistletoe. 8. Jessica Simpson, "Baby, It's Cold Outside" (ft. with Nick Lachey). Why this needs to be on your Christmas playlist: When you hear the piano in the beginning you know you're really in for it. This song is emotional AF. Also, fun fact: This song was originally recorded by Mariah Carey but never released because of legal drama.
The 2000s marked a new peak in extreme metal. With the help of advanced digital recording, metal bands became louder and more aurally violent. Released in 2001, Converge's 'Jane Doe' showcased hardcore music with hints of math-rock and death metal, setting a new standard in extreme music. Jane Doe' topped various lists in 2001 and was named the No. 1 metal album of the decade by Decibel Magazine. 9. 'Leviathan' (2004). The album is also a milestone in their home turf of Finland - being the band's first and only platinum-selling album in the country. 4. 'Lateralus' (2001).
We all have our favourite Christmas songs we return to year after year, but for the hardcore Yuletide nut, only a full Christmas album with fresh renditions of festive standards and new future favourites will do. Few are brave enough to tackle a Christmas album – Jessie J, John Legend, and Eric Clapton are the latest to have a go – but of those that do, who's been filling stockings and soundtracking magic gift-giving moments the most this century? OfficialCharts. It may have been released back in 1994, but Mariah Carey's Merry Christmas continues to be a strong seller in the 2000s with 311,000 sales since the turn of the century, placing it seventh on the list. The record includes the million-selling single and one of the most popular festive songs of all time, All I Want For Christmas Is You.
Features Song Lyrics for Mario Lanza's Mario Lanza - The Christmas Album (1950-1952) album. All Music News . Popular Mario Lanza Lyrics. 1. Only a Rose (From The Vegabound King). 2. Never Till Now (From "Raintree Country").
It features Star Wars–themed Christmas songs. The album was produced by Meco Monardo, the man who recorded the infamous disco version of A New Hope's main theme. Anthony Daniels voiced C-3PO, and Ben Burtt provided the sounds for R2-D2 and Chewbacca.