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Chumbawamba Breaks Up: What's Your Favorite '90s One-Hit Wonder Song?

Fergie 2012/07/10 23:00:00
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Despite proclaiming "You're never gonna keep me down," 1990's one-hit wonder Chumbawamba has broken up, reports Rolling Stone. You gotta hand it to them though, the British band has been together for 30 years, which is a really long time for having only one successful single ("Tubthumping.")

However, in their announcement they did add that they "reserve the right to re-emerge as Chumbawamba," so maybe we'll see them "get up again" sometime in the future. For now, I've got to ask: Is "Tubthumping" by Chumbawamba your favorite 1990's one-hit wonder song? Or do you prefer another classic like "Nothing Compares 2 U" or "I'm Too Sexy"?

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  • Melda V... tobe 2012/07/11 01:46:27
    Melda Valdez
    +2
    wth! first of all the "pope" is not even close to being like Jesus. he is more like a catholic celebrity. it was a picture she ripped, that caused such havoc? what about their nasty child abuses going on at the time covered up by the popes and other ringleaders...then again people were so gullable back then.
  • Sybil Melda V... 2012/07/11 01:53:46
    Sybil
    +1
    You don't know much about Pope John Paul II do you. If you did, you would understand why people threw her cd's out in the street and used pavers to crush them. While she was a missguided young girl trying to make a statement, that was not the way to do it. I guarantee she regrets it everyday and not because she lost her fame.
  • tobe Melda V... 2012/07/11 01:56:00
    tobe
    +2
    she pissed them off. alot of people kept listening to her (myself included) but theres always gonna be an uproar when someone does something like that. I know what you mean though.
  • Melda V... tobe 2012/07/11 05:09:16
    Melda Valdez
    no rain is my fav though. i got it got 69cents on itunes..
  • Tim Upham tobe 2012/07/11 04:56:35
    Tim Upham
    +1
    "Fight the real enemy!"
  • tobe Tim Upham 2012/07/11 13:08:40
    tobe
    im not fightin nobody
  • Tim Upham tobe 2012/07/11 17:40:55
    Tim Upham
    She said that, when she ripped up the picture of the Pope.
  • tobe Tim Upham 2012/07/11 18:06:20
    tobe
    lol, oh, i thought you were telling me that... yeah she went later to say she was young and rebelling. in the end she said she regretted it.
  • tobe tobe 2012/07/11 18:09:32
    tobe
    the way i look at it, if you shout to a room of people stand up if you've never said something stupid. the people standing are lying through their teeth.
  • Fergie 2012/07/11 00:31:57
    "Tubthumping" by Chumbawamba
    Fergie
    +2
    I recently listened to this song on a road trip with my best friend and had forgotton how awesome it is :)
  • Nomad Telepath A.M.O.R.C 2012/07/11 00:26:46
    "I'm Too Sexy" by Right Said Fred
    Nomad Telepath A.M.O.R.C
    +2
    The 90s yeah!!!!!!
  • harasnicole 2012/07/11 00:24:17
    "No Rain" by Blind Melon
    harasnicole
    +3
    Funny. I thought Chumbawumba had been broken up all this time. :O
  • Nameless 2012/07/11 00:17:44
    "Nothing Compares 2 U" by Sinead O'Connor
    Nameless
    +2
    Shoot, I hadn't even looked at the entire list yet and accidentally clicked. Duh. However, I have a classic story about them. When my younger daughter was in junior high, her principal wanted the school chorus to sing "I Get Knocked Down" until he was informed that the words were "pissin' the night away" and NOT "kissin' the night away." LOL!
  • tobe Nameless 2012/07/11 00:52:04
    tobe
    +3
    haha thats how we sang it in high school.
  • ScatterJoy! 2012/07/11 00:08:12
    Other
    ScatterJoy!
    +2
    Roll to Me, by Del Amitri - it just always makes me smile!
  • Alli 2012/07/11 00:04:29
    "I'm Too Sexy" by Right Said Fred
    Alli
    +1
    Hate to break it to you, but that cat: is to sexy for you
  • ★~DoctorWhoGuru~★ 2012/07/11 00:02:54
    "Closing Time" by Semisonic
    ★~DoctorWhoGuru~★
    +11
    All of the above. 90's rule

     bring back the 90 s gif
  • Rocko 2012/07/10 23:58:03
    Other
    Rocko
    +1
    good riddance
  • Titanium X 2012/07/10 23:56:59
  • Katie Ayers 2012/07/10 23:48:30
  • Devil's... Katie A... 2012/07/11 00:17:51
    Devil's Advocate
    +3
    Awesome band. 2x4 is just ludicrously brilliant
  • Nezkeys79 2012/07/10 23:48:25
    "I'm Too Sexy" by Right Said Fred
    Nezkeys79
    +2
    Anyway I am the one and only! With 21 seconds to go! Would I lie to you?
  • historian 2012/07/10 23:43:55
    "Closing Time" by Semisonic
    historian
    I don't really have a favorite, but this one was pretty good. Also-

  • realist 2012/07/10 23:42:43
    "Tubthumping" by Chumbawamba
    realist
    They JUST broke up? lol thats about 10 years too late.
  • XQNP 2012/07/10 23:35:11
    Other
    XQNP
    +3
    Sex and Candy-Marcy Playground (even if they did have a couple more hits).
  • brprono... XQNP 2012/07/10 23:52:58
    brpronovost
    I love that album! And Seven Mary Three. I miss music from the 90's.
  • w2xad 2012/07/10 23:26:46
    "I'm Too Sexy" by Right Said Fred
    w2xad
    +1
    for my shert!
  • ILuv2worshipU 2012/07/10 23:25:20
    "Nothing Compares 2 U" by Sinead O'Connor
    ILuv2worshipU
    +3
    Written by Prince.
  • Zombie Saddam 2012/07/10 23:11:04
    "Closing Time" by Semisonic
    Zombie Saddam
  • Balladeer-PWCM-POTL 2012/07/10 23:09:56
    Other
    Balladeer-PWCM-POTL
    +3
    A-Ha were they 90's?

  • XQNP Ballade... 2012/07/10 23:32:48
    XQNP
    +2
    Mid-80's, actually.
  • Ballade... XQNP 2012/07/10 23:46:14
    Balladeer-PWCM-POTL
    +1
    ahhh i stand corrected...thank you
  • XQNP Ballade... 2012/07/10 23:55:38
    XQNP
    Anytime. Besides, it's still a good song. And an amazing video.
  • Staind_... XQNP 2012/07/11 01:55:11
    Staind_wolf94
    Hahaha love this song^^ Though Mr. Balladeer blocked me a while back due to my political/religious beliefs, so I had to put this comment under yours instead^^
  • Catgirl Ballade... 2012/07/11 00:48:46
  • Ballade... Catgirl 2012/07/11 00:49:43
    Balladeer-PWCM-POTL
    yes and even an old dinosaur like myself appreciates it
  • Hebsi Ballade... 2012/07/11 00:50:07
  • Nicole Ballade... 2012/07/11 14:41:19
    Nicole
    Nah more like the 80s I think 1984 they were around before I was born lol.
  • Ballade... Nicole 2012/07/11 17:48:11
    Balladeer-PWCM-POTL
    as i understand...and I stand corrected thank you
  • ☆ElenaDiamond☆ 2012/07/10 23:06:35
    "No Rain" by Blind Melon
    ☆ElenaDiamond☆
    +4
    Great song. I have heard many versions and all of them good.

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