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Music Triggers Memories

I didn't listen to a lot of music from mid-May to mid-June. I was too...emotionally sensitive. But now that I'm back on my feet (I think), I am also back to being my own personal DJ.

On Friday, I purchased Platinum Hits 2000. For $1.50 at Goodwill. It contained a few gems I knew I needed and a surprising number of unexpected and unknown songs. Before you check out the songlist, I dare you to try and guess some of the 17 platinum songs from Columbia Records that year.

I'll give you one.

Savage Garden's Crash & Burn.

I learned the sign language from this video at a sleepover. We watched it over and over and over. And over. I loved them. And I love the memory of a great girly night with one of my longtime friends.

Other great songs from Savage Garden.

I Knew I Loved You

I Want You (aka Chica Cherry Cola)

The Animal Song

Truly, Madly, Deeply - this song was always meant for karaoke. LOOK at this video!!

Wow. I feel 15 again.


steph said…
oh dear, i used to listen to their second album, Affirmation a heck of a lot, hahaaaa. i remember hearing Crash and Burn for the first time in my 9th Grade Home Ec class. i remember thinking how much i liked the song, baaha.

and what the?! totally didn't notice before that Kirsten Dunst is in the I Knew I Loved You video.

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