JORGE TOMAS TOP 40
SINCE 1985. UPDATED EVERY 2 WEEKS WITH MY CURRENT FAVOURITE SONGS
* LIST OF NUMBER ONES (1985-2009)
* PREVIOUS CHARTS
* STATISTICS
* HISTORY
* BEST OF FIRST 20 YEARS (1985-2005)
Edition 818: 15 April 2009
1. (27) MARINA AND THE DIAMONDS - I Am Not A Robot
2. (1) ASOBI SEKSU - Familiar Light
3. (2) KLAUS & KINSKI - Nunca Estás A La Altura
4. (3) SICK CITY CLUB - Thought She Was Leaving
5. (4) THE KILLERS - Spaceman
6. (6) SCREAMING LIGHTS - Phenomena
7. (10) CAMERA OBSCURA - My Maudlin Career
8. (15) THE RIFLES - The General
9. (11) DOVES - Kingdom Of Rust
10. (5) RED LIGHT COMPANY - Arts & Crafts
11. (7) LIGHTSPEED CHAMPION - Dry Lips
12. (9) TIGERS THAT TALKED - 23 Fears
13. (14) SPEEDMARKET AVENUE - Enlightened & Left-Wing Indeed
14. (13) COLDPLAY - Life In Technicolor II
15. (17) SNOW PATROL - If There’s A Comet Tie Me To It
16. (12) SIGUR ROS - Vid Spilum Endalaust
17. (8) M83 - We Own The Sky
18. (16) KYTE - Eyes Lose Their Fire
19. (18) NEW RHODES - The Joys Of Finding And Losing That Girl
20. (19) THE SOUND OF ARROWS - M.A.G.I.C.
21. (23) MIKE BONES - What I Have Left
22. (26) MOSCOW OLYMPICS - Second Trace
23. (29) AMA - No Conozco A Nadie Como Ella
24. (-) SOUTH AMBULANCE - Davy Crockett
Debut hit. Historic chart for Swedish bands with 3 new entries (60% of this chart’s debutants) by bands from that country.
Leading the way it’s this 5-piece band from Stockholm. They have so far 3 EPS and an album released. This is the leading
track from their new 4th EP.
25. (24) THE NATIONAL - So Far Around The Bend
26. (25) THE WALKMEN - In The New Year
27. (28) YEAH YEAH YEAHS - Zero
28. (32) WHITE LIES - Farewell To The Fairground
29. (33) CAPITAL - Ruin
30. (34) SUPER FURRY ANIMALS - Inaugural Trams
31. (-) THEM:YOUTH - Bow & Arrows
Debut hit. Promising new band based in London. This song will be the band’s debut single in May.
32. (-) THE MARY ONETTES - Dare
3rd hit. Great Swedish band who had 2 big hits with both singles ‘Lost’ and ‘Void’ released from their debut album.
This is their brand new single.
33. (30) THE JANE BRADFORDS - The Evening Angels Gather Here
34. (31) MORRISSEY - Something Is Squeezing My Skull
35. (37) LOVELIKEFIRE - William
36. (38) FANFARLO - Drowning Men
37. (39) MOTHER/FATHER - The Bells Above
38. (-) A CAMP - Love Has Left the Room
3rd hit. This is the solo project of Nina Persson, vocalist for the Swedish band The Cardigans. She released an album as A Camp
in 2001 including the song ‘Algebra’ which reached Number One in the chart despite not being released as a single. This
song is the second single taken for the second A Camp album ‘Colonia’.
39. (40) MANIC STREET PREACHERS - Jackie Collins Existential Question Time
40. (-) THE PAINS OF BEING PURE AT HEART - Young Adult Friction
2nd hit. 4-piece band from New York, USA. After reaching the chart last year with previous single ‘ Everything With You’  
this is the second single from their current self-titled debut album.
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