For the centerpiece of his 1993 album, Billy Joel put together this stream-of-consciousness, gospel-influenced recording. Seal's perfectly balanced, acrobatic, romantic vocals make this otherwise simply pleasant song a work of art. Jamaican-born Orville Burrell had a huge hit with "Boombastic," one of the first dancehall—a sub-genre of reggae—songs to break through to the American pop charts. Glorious pretensions gave way to some of the sexiest funky rock of the decade. It gave the Backstreet Boys the perfect opportunity to let their polished voices shine, and it became one of their biggest hits. Backstreet Boys - "Everybody (Backstreet's Back)". "All I Wanna Do" unfolds like a mini-movie thanks to Crow's artful vocals, whose lyrics paint a luminous picture of the adventures of Sheryl and "Billy" "until the sun comes up over Santa Monica Boulevard.". Sugar Ray's feel-good vibe is one of the pure pleasures of '90s pop music. Fortunately, "Fan Mail" was nearly as good as its predecessor. The R&B trio TLC electrified the pop music world with their phenomenal album "Crazysexycool," released in 1994. On their second album, "The Score," the Fugees showed that hip-hop could be about much more than gangsters. By the end of the 1980s, though, he was being accused of selling out to pop audiences. "Jump Around" is proof that the union could either be incredibly infectious or annoying, depending on one's tolerance for the incessant siren that accompanies the pounding beats. (1995), Heart: 'All I Wanna Do Is Make Love to You' (1990), Whitney Houston: 'It's Not Right, But It's Okay' (1998), Presidents of the United States of America: 'Lump' (1995), Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch: 'Good Vibrations' (1996), Jesus Jones: 'Right Here Right Now' (1991), Will Smith: 'Gettin' Jiggy Wit It' (1997), Quad City DJs: 'C'mon 'n Ride It (The Train)' (1996), Martin Page: 'In the House of Stone and Light' (1994), Tracy Chapman: 'Give Me One Reason' (1995), Digital Underground: 'The Humpty Dance' (1990), DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince: 'Summertime' (1991), Collective Soul: 'The World I Know' (1995), Melissa Etheridge: 'Come to My Window' (1993), Various Artists: 'ESPN Presents the Jock Jam' (1997), Deborah Cox: 'Nobody's Supposed to Be Here' (1998), Dr. Dre: 'Nuthin' But a 'G' Thang' (1992), Backstreet Boys: 'Everybody (Backstreet's Back)' (1997), C&C Music Factory: 'Gonna Make You Sweat' (1990), Bruce Springsteen: 'Streets of Philadelphia' (1993), Dave Matthews Band: 'Crash Into Me' (1996), Ini Kamoze: 'Here Comes the Hotstepper' (1994), Lauryn Hill: 'Doo Wop (That Thing)' (1998), Puff Daddy and Faith Evans Featuring 112: 'I'll Be Missing You' (1997), Gloria Estefan: 'Coming out of the Dark' (1991), Red Hot Chili Peppers: 'Under the Bridge' (1991), Deee-Lite: 'Groove Is in the Heart' (1990), Proclaimers: 'I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)' (1988/1993), Everything But the Girl: 'Missing' (1994), Britney Spears: '...Baby One More Time' (1998), M.L.S, Library Science, Indiana University. 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